Studio photograph of John Dillard Bellamy, Jr. as a child.
John Dillard Bellamy, Jr. (1854-1942) was the sixth child of Dr. John D. and Eliza Harriss Bellamy. He attended Davidson College and received his law degree from the University of Virginia. He was the attorney for the City of Wilmington, NC the attorney for Brunswick County, president of the New Hanover Bar Association, North Carolina State Senator from 1891-1892, and author of books on Major General Robert Howe and General Alexander Lillington. He is buried in Oakdale Cemetery. Bellamy Mansion, the family home built at 503 Market Street at the eve of the Civil War, is now museum focused on history and design arts.
Bellamy Mansion Museum; Bellamy, John Dillard Jr, 1854-1942
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Donated to the New Hanover County Public Library by the Bellamy Mansion Museum of History and Design Arts
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