Wilson Nesbitt

Wilson T. Nesbitt (* 1781 in Spartanburg, South Carolina, † May 13 1861 in Montgomery, Alabama ) was an American politician. Between 1817 and 1819 he represented the state of South Carolina in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Wilson Nesbitt attended the common schools and studied in the years 1805 and 1806 at the South Carolina College in Columbia, later the University of South Carolina emerged from the. Subsequently, he worked in agriculture. In addition, he operated an iron foundry.

Politically Nesbitt was a member of the Democratic- Republican Party. Between 1810 and 1814 he sat as an MP in the House of Representatives from South Carolina. In the congressional elections of 1816 he was in the eighth constituency of South Carolina in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of Thomas Moore on March 4, 1817. Until March 3, 1819, he graduated only one term in Congress.

He later moved to Alabama, where he spent the rest of his life. Politically, Wilson Nesbitt is not more have appeared. He died on 13 May 1861 in Montgomery.