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    • Christopher Dudley and sisters

    • Dudley, Christopher Haywood, 1817-1862; Parnell, Eliza Ann Dudley, 1822-1890; McIlhenny, Margaret Dudley, 1828-1881
    • Daguerreotype of Christopher Haywood Dudley and sisters and wife/mother? Christopher Haywood Dudley (1817-1862) was the son of Governor Edward B. Dudley. He was a planter and a Wilmington Town Commissioner between 1847-1855. His home is at 323...
    • James Benson Dudley

    • African American educators; African American newspaper editors; African American freemasonry; Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
    • Studio portrait of James Dudley. James Benson Dudley (1859-1925)was born in Wilmington, NC, to John Bishop and Annie Hatch Dudley, who were slaves of Edward B. Dudley, Governor of North Carolina. He majored in elementary education at Shaw...
    • Anna Strauss Dudley

    • Dudley, Anna Strauss, 1855-1882
    • Portrait of Anna Dudley. Anna Strauss Dudley (1855-1882) was the wife of John London Dudley. They were married February 16, 1875, at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church. They were the parents of Mary Khrone Dudley Roberts, whose family papers...
    • John London Dudley

    • Studio portrait of Mr. John Dudley. John London Dudley (1846-1901) enlisted in the 2nd Regiment North Carolina Artillery, Company D, in New Hanover County at age 18 on May 11, 1864. He was wounded and captured at Ft. Fisher on January 15, 1865. ...
    • Susan Wright Sampson Dudley

    • African American women; African American educators; African American--History; Women composers
    • Studio portrait of Susan Dudley. Susan Wright Sampson Dudley (1865-1933) was a teacher at the Peabody Free School in Wilmington, NC. She was the daughter of James D. Sampson and Minerva Kellogg Sampson. She married James Benson Dudley in 1882. ...
    • Edward Bishop Dudley

    • Dudley, Edward Bishop, 1789-1855; Governors--North Carolina.
    • Scanned copy of only known photograph of Governor Edward Dudley. Edward Bishop Dudley was born 1789 in Onslow County ,NC. He was North Carolina's first popularly elected governor, serving from 1836 to 1841. He was the first President of the...
    • Governor Dudley Mansion

    • Dudley Family, Historic Houses, Dudley Mansion
    • Located at 400 South Front Street this house was built by North Carolina Governor James Bishop Dudley (1789-1855). Tradition says it was built as early as 1825. This image was taken about 1900.
    • Dudley Mansion

    • Dudley Mansion, Governors, Edward B. Dudley
    • Built by Edward B. Dudley (1789-1855), rice planter, president of Wilmington & Raleigh Railroad Company and Governor (1836-1841), first elected by popular vote. Purchased in 1885 by J. Pembroke Jones (1858-1919), capitalist; and wife, Sarah W....
    • Sprunt and Dudley Mansion

    • Dudley family, Sprunt family, Front St., Nun St., Governors, mansions
    • The stately mansion on the corner of Front and Nun streets has been the home of several prominent families. It is thought to have been constructed about 1825 by Governor Dudley (1789-1855). In 1836, he became the first popularly elected Governor of...
    • Great Wall at the Governor Dudley House

    • Wilmington, New Hanover County, businesses, Edward Bishop Dudley, Anti-bellum, ships, Cape Fear River
    • Shows partial views of side and rear of the brick wall around the Dudley Mansion and the Worth Naval Stores at the foot of Nun St. (Chandler's Wharf). Freight Railroad entrance, Gate (Dummy Line) at rear of wall.
    • Dudley-Chadbourn

    • Italianate style house built for Christopher Haywood Dudley, son of Governor Edward B. Dudley. Purchased in 1871 by George Chadbourn, lumber mill owner. Remained in family until 1942.
    • NCRPC01874

    • North Carolina Shipbuilding Company
    • Launching of the SS William D. Moseley on March 5, 1943, at the North Carolina Shipbuilding Company located in Wilmington, NC. Pictured are: Mrs. O.O. Cooper, mother of sponsor (second from left); Mr. Sherwood Dudley (third from left); Mr. O.O....


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