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Gabriel Johnston

He was born ca. 1698 and died July 17, 1752. He served as the second royal governor of North Carolina. He was appointed governor March 27, 1733 but did not arrive in the colonies until October 27, 1734.

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Garrison H. Jonas

Born August 22, 1888, in Yorksville, South Carolina. Jonas was a prisoner on the #6 Township Chain Gang in Shelby, North Carolina, when he registered for the draft (World War I) in June 1917. He was inducted into the service in October 1917 and served with the 119th Infantry until he was dishonorably discharged in March 1919.

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Gaskins, Willie Monroe

Born January 3, 1890, in Gallivants Ferry, South Carolina. Gaskins was the bookkeeper for the Smithfield Herald when he registered for the draft (World War I) in June 1917. He was subsequently inducted into the service in August 1918 and served with the 56th Pioneer Infantry until honorably discharged in July 1919. He served overseas from September 1918 to June 1919.

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Gaston Bullock Means

Born July 11, 1879, near Concord, North Carolina. Means was a notorious criminal in his day, having worked for the Germans during World War I and eventually being brought up on murder charges in 1917.

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Gaston David Blalock

Born November 2, 1874, in Stanly County, North Carolina. Blalock was a farmer, sheriff of Stanly County for two terms, and was periodically supervisor of prison camps. In September 1919, Sheriff Blalock was dispatched to the Wiscassett Mills to disarm picketers. The confrontation turned into a shoot-out, with Blalock being wounded in the fray.

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Gentry, John Henry

Born February 22, 1881, in Jefferson, North Carolina. Gentry was a farmer and merchant in the Lansing community of Ashe County when he registered for the draft (World War I) in June 1917.

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Geo. C. Goodman & Co.

Geo. C. Goodman & Company, prescription druggists, in Mooresville, N.C.

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George Allen Holderness

Born June 15, 1867, in Caswell County, North Carolina. A prominent businessman and banker, Holderness was twice elected to the state senate, winning his seat in 1916 and 1918. 

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George Anson, 1st Baron Anson

George Anson (1697-1762) was a Royal Navy officer. He participated in various wars: War of Spanish Succession (1701-1714), War of Quadruple Alliance (1718-1720), War of Jenkin's Ear (1739-1748), and War of Austrian Succession (1740-1748).  During the War of Jenkin's Ear, he and his fleet circumnavigated the globe.  During the Seven Years War, he became the First Lord of the Admiralty. He is the namesake of Anson County, North Carolina.

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George B. Wilcox

Major in US Army; commanded a detachment of men from Camp Polk during an attempted lynching in Winston-Salem in November 1918. Rode with Theodore Roosevelt's Rough Riders and took part in the charge up San Juan Hill in 1897. Helped put down IWW raids in Arizona in 1918. Was part of Army forces that curtailed "Apache uprisings" in the west.

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George Bledsoe

He signed a letter of petition to Arthur Dobbs on behalf of William Strother ca. 1763.

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George Brandon

He signed a petition on behalf of the residents of Anson County requesting Arthur Dobbs create and appoint a patrol group to provide protection against Native Americans who were raiding their homes and farms.

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George Brown

from Bladen County

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George Edwin Biddix

Born May 19, 1882, in McDowell County, North Carolina. From 1912 to 1922, Biddix was an employee, and later foreman, at the Tallassee Power Company plant at Badin, North Carolina. During an investigation launched by the governor's office in 1919, it was alleged that Biddix often physically beat the African American employees under his supervision. He was a member of the Albemarle police department from 1932 until his retirement due to medical issues in the fall of 1950. 

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George Gillett Thomas

Born July 14, 1848, in Tarboro, North Carolina. Thomas was a physician in Wilmington, North Carolina. During World War I, he served on the state's eastern district exemption board.

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George Grant Gatley

Born September 10, 1868, in Portland, Maine. Gatley was a career army officer who during World War I served as commander of the 55th Field Artillery Brigade and, later in the war, the 67th Field Artillery Brigade.

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George Grant Scott

Born December 2, 1869, in Virginia. Scott was a lead certified public accountant in Charlotte, North Carolina. He served as the director of the Division of Accounts in the State Department of Revenue from 1934 to his death in 1936. He was the father of Hollywood star Randolph Scott.

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George Grenville

Treasurer of the Navy (1754-1761) and Prime Minister of Great Britain (1763-1765).

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George Herbert Smith

Born May 14, 1857, in Scotland Neck, North Carolina. Smith was a prominent businessman connected with a variety of establishments in Wilmington, North Carolina, including the Smith and Gilchrist firm, the Acme Manufacturing Company, and the Cape Fear Packing Company. 

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George Holt Person
George Howard

Born May 13, 1866, in Tarboro, North Carolina. Howard was a contractor in Tarboro who served as chairman of the Edgecombe County Exemption Board.

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George Kenedy

He signed a petition on behalf of the residents of Anson County requesting Arthur Dobbs create and appoint a patrol group to provide protection against Native Americans who were raiding their homes and farms.

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George Lawrence Todd Baily

Born November 21, 1879, in Mount Kisco, New York. Baily was an organizer of the Hickory Chair Company, for which company he worked forty years, as secretary and treasurer and later as manager.

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George Linch

He signed a petition with other men from Johnston County to Arthur Dobbs requesting the governor appoint new captains for the company in Johnston County.

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George Martin

He sent a petition to Arthur Dobbs regarding his trial and circumstances surrounding the death of Sugar Jones. The trial took place ca. September 1761.

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George Meldrum
George Montagu-Dunk, 2nd Earl of Halifax

He was born in October 1716 and died on June 8, 1771.  When he married Anne Dunk, a wealthy heiress, he took on her surname. He became president of the Board of Trade in 1748 and served in several offices of British government. He helped found Halifax, Nova Scotia and was instrumental in American colonial development. Some have called him the "Father of the Colonies." During his time on the Board of Trade, he corresponded frequently with North Carolina's Governor Arthur Dobbs. He often signed his correspondence as Dunk-Halifax. Halifax County is named for him. 

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George Moore

He was born in 1715 and died in 1778. He was a planter, legislator, and public official for New Hanover County, North Carolina. He had a long career serving in the colonial Assembly.

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George Nicholas
George Onslow, 1st Earl of Onslow

He was a member of British Parliament, served as a junior Lord of the Treasury, and then became the Comptroller of the Household and Treasurer of the Household.

 

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George P. Pell

Corporation Commissioner in Raleigh, North Carolina

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George Randolph Scott

Born January 23, 1898, in Orange County, Virginia. During World War I, Scott served with the Coast Artillery Corps of the North Carolina National Guard and then Battery B of the 2nd Trench Mortar Battalion. From May 1918 to June 1919, he served overseas. Following the war, he embarked on a long career in Hollywood under the name Randolph Scott.

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George Rice

He was a member of the Board of Trade and in correspondence with Arthur Dobbs.

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George Snyder

Born circa 1885 in North Carolina. As a child, Snyder was stricken with an unnamed disease that left him paralyzed down one side of his body. Despite the impediment, he proved himself to be a good worker and secured work as a laborer on many of the farms in the Surry County area. In September 1912, he had a confrontation with another farmer named W. Strawther Cook, shooting and killing the man. Snyder was sentenced to fifteen years in the penitentiary.

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George Storey

He signed a petition on behalf of the residents of Anson County requesting Arthur Dobbs create and appoint a patrol group to provide protection against Native Americans who were raiding their homes and farms.

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George T. Leach

Born August 12, 1859, in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Leach moved to Washington, North Carolina, in 1885, where he became an influential businessman.

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George Thomas, 1st Baronet

He served as Governor of the British Leeward Islands (1753-1766).  Before then, he was Governor of Pennsylvania (1738-1747).

George Troxler

One of three men accused of sexually assaulting the wife of A. A. Riddle in Alamance County in July 1920

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George Vaughan Person
George W. Clinton

Bishop in the AME Zion church, presided over an AME conference in Hickory, NC on Dec 1, 1918

George Washington Martin, Jr.

Born August 5, 1889, in Enfield, North Carolina. Martin was a clerk for the United States Postal Service.

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George Washington Raby

Born April 20, 1870, in Lenoir (Caldwell County), North Carolina. Raby was a practicing physician in Hickory, North Carolina.

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George Washington Stuart

Born December 5, 1875, in Montgomery County, North Carolina. Stuart was deputy sheriff and later sheriff of Montgomery County.

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George Washington Watts

Born August 18, 1851, in Cumberland, Maryland. Watts was an industrialist and philanthropist in Durham, North Carolina. During World War I, he was appointed by Gov. Thomas W. Bickett to serve on the North Carolina Council of Defense.

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George Wellington Starnes

Born February 22, 1889, in Caldwell County, North Carolina. Starnes was a truck driver for the Hickory, North Carolina, fire department, and, later, an employee of the city water works.

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George Wendell Tandy

Born November 27, 1893, in Franklin, Illinois. Tandy served two years with the Illinois national guard but was exempted from the draft during World War I on account of his recent marriage. In late 1919, he joined the North Carolina national guard. As part of the Durham Machine Gun Company, Tandy (who held the rank of sergeant) helped put down a lynch mob in Alamance County in July 1920.

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George Whitfield Connor

Born October 24, 1872, in Wilson, North Carolina. A University of North Carolina graduate, Connor served three terms as a state legislator and accumulated twenty-five years of service as a judge, first for the second district of the state superior court and later as an associate justice of the state supreme court.

George Whitley

He lived in Johnston County and signed a letter of petition to Arthur Dobbs about the need for another justice in their section of the county.

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George Willcox McIver

Born December 22, 1858, in Carthage, North Carolina. McIver was a West Point graduate and career military officer. He spent much of his years of service in the western region of the country, putting down labor disputes and riots, providing relief in times of natural disaster, and taking part in the violent campaign to drive the Sioux from their territory, a conflict that McIver later described as "one of the most tragic and unfortunate clashes that ever took place between Indians and soldiers." During World War I, McIver was commissioned a general and took command of the 161st Brigade of the 81st Division. He led his men in combat in the Meuse-Argonne offensive. He retired from military service in 1922.

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George William Gillette

Born November 4, 1888, in Onslow County, North Carolina. Gillette was a career military officer and government engineer. During World War I, Gillette served as captain of Company A of the 105th Engineers.

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