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    • Archibauld Cameron Johnson

    • Sampson County (N.C.); Bladen County (N.C.)
    • Archibauld Cameron Johnson Archibauld Cameron Johnson (1850-1913) was born in Sampson County, NC. His first marriage was to Sarah Register (1851-1891). His second marriage was in 1892 to Emmaline Smith (1871-1957) of Bladen County, NC. He is...
    • Mamie Smith Davis

    • Bladen County (N.C. )
    • Mamie Smith Davis sitting in a chair in someone's front yard in Bladen County, NC. Mamie Smith Davis (1879- 1965) is the great-grand-aunt of Elaine Brown. She lived in Bladen County, and is buried in Cypress Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.
    • Brown Marsh Presbyterian Church

    • Bladen County, North carolina, African Americans, cemeteries, historical places, religious buildings
    • This is the oldest church in Bladen County, located 2 miles north of Clarkton. Built in 1818 out of cypress by Thomas Sheridan, a free black carpenter. It is an example of the plain meeting house style of Scots Presbyterians. It and the cemetery...
    • Dr. William H. G. Lucas

    • Physicians; White Oak (Bladen County, N.C.)
    • Head shot of Dr. William H.G. Lucas. Dr. William H. G. Lucas (1844-1919) was born at White Hall in Bladen County, his family home for a hundred years. He was a physician in Bladen County for almost fifty years, and a member of the State and...
    • Bladen County Courthouse

    • North Carolina, bicentennial, government buildings, monuments,
    • A 2 story brick structure at 166 Couthouse Dr. ,Elizabethtown, the county seat. The front grounds has a granite marker with "the freedom bell" set into it with the inscription "in honor of Bladen County patriots: those who have served their country...
    • Lydia Knox & Hilburn Johnson

    • Bladen County (N.C.); Martin County (N.C.); Farmers
    • Lydia Knox and Hilburn Gray Johnson. Lydia Knox (1894-1969) married Hilburn Johnson (1894-1919). They are the grandparents of Elaine Brown. Lydia was born in Martin County, NC and passed away in Virgnia. Hilburn was a farmer and lived in the...
    • Helen Johnson Carter

    • Bladen County (N.C.)
    • Helen Johnson Carter Johnson in front of White Lake, NC. Helen Johnson (1916-2004) was born in Nash County, NC and raised in Bladen County, NC. She married Daniel Carter, who died in the 1950s, and then Harvie Johnson, becoming Helen Johnson...
    • Ann Eliza McKay Lucas

    • Bladen County (N.C.); Upper class women
    • Head shot of Mrs. Ann Eliza McKay Lucas. Ann Eliza McKay (circa 1850 -1915) was married to Dr. William Lucas. She was a descendant of General McKay of Bladen County and revolutionary war fame. Dr. and Mrs. Lucas had ten children.
    • Rev. Sara Hughes

    • Clergy; Women clergy; Bladen County (N.C.)
    • Photograph of Rev. Sara Hughes. The Rev. Sara Hughes (1956- ) was the minister to two churches in Bladen County, NC in the 1980s: Mount Horeb Presbyterian Church in Council, and White Plains Presbyterian.
    • Meadowlark Lemon House

    • Queen Anne style house built as rental property by Erna C. Boesch (1864-1935), native of Hannover, Germany. Residence from 1946 to 1956 of Meadowlark George Lemon, Jr. (1913-1952), native of South Carolina and employee with Wilmington Waste Paper...
    • Burgwin-Wright House

    • Georgian style house built on foundation of abandoned jail for John Burgwin (1731-1803), merchant and lawyer, Clerk of Court in Bladen and New Hanover counties, Clerk of NC Provincial Assembly, Secretary to Royal Governor Dobbs and Treasurer of...
    • Charles F. McKee Collection, 1732-1994

    • McKee, Charles F., -- 1934-2002 -- Correspondence; Alford family; Bowie family; Cain family; Campbell family; Clark family; Cromartie family; Lennon family; Toler family; Brown Marsh Church -- History; Cemeteries -- North Carolina; Military...
    • The collection consists mainly of photocopies of deeds, wills, family Bibles and other genealogical records pertaining to Bladen, Columbus and surrounding counties.
    • Elkins Family

    • Elkins Family
    • Elkins family sitting on the porch, in Clarkton, North Carolina. The Elkins Family of Clarkton, Bladen County, North Carolina. These are relatives of Tommie Wells, who donated the picture to the library. The two people seated are Ms. Wells'...
    • McGowan House

    • Queen Anne style house built for William Andrew McGowan (1867-1948), president-treasurer of the Brunswick Bridge and Ferry Company and Justice of the Peace; and wife, Maude A. Kelly (1869-1960), native of Bladen County.
    • William Hugh Waddell

    • Waddell, Hugh, 1799-1878
    • This image is a portrait of Hugh Waddell. William Hugh Waddell was born on March 21, 1799 in Bladen county, North Carolina. He was the son of John W. and Sarah Nash Waddell and the grandson of General Hugh Waddell, a colonial military officer....


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