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  • Subject (Images): Portraits
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    • Eliza Evans Turner

    • 1817
    • Orange County Historical Museum
    • Oil painting of Eliza Evans Turner, (1/18/1790 - 9/25/1873) wife of Josiah Turner, Sr.
    • Eliza Evans Estes

    • 1817
    • Orange County Historical Museum
    • Oil painting of Eliza Evans Estes, aunt of Eliza Evans Turner.
    • Thomas McNeely Portrait

    • 1818; 1819; 1820; 1821; 1822
    • Davie County Public Library
    • McNeely, a prominent civic leader in early Mocksville, built and owned a steam-powered cotton factory. Bankruptcy of the mill led to his relocation to Philadelphia in 1849. He later returned to Salisbury, North Carolina where he died in 1866.
    • Margaret Gaither McNeely Portrait

    • 1818; 1819; 1820; 1821; 1822
    • Davie County Public Library
    • McNeely married Margaret Gaither about the time of his arrival in Mocksville in 1820. They built the large McNeely-Weant House.
    • John & Catharine Holman Portrait

    • 1818; 1819; 1820; 1821; 1822
    • Davie County Public Library
    • This image is a photographic copy of a double profile watercolor sketch of John and Catherine Holman; the original watercolor sketch is part of the Collection of the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts, Old Salem Museums and Gardens. John was...
    • John Davis

    • 1840; 1841; 1842; 1843; 1844; 1845; 1846; 1847; 1848; 1849; 1850
    • The Grand Lodge of Ancient, Free and Accepted Masons of North Carolina
    • Daguerreotype of John Davis, member of St. John’s Lodge No. 1, Wilmington, NC
    • William Horton and Nancy Rebecca Blair Horton

    • 1840; 1841; 1842; 1843; 1844; 1845; 1846; 1847; 1848; 1849; 1850; 1851; 1852; 1853; 1854; 1855; 1856; 1857; 1858; 1859; 1860; 1861; 1862; 1863; 1864; 1865; 1866; 1867; 1868; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1874; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1881; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885; 1886; 1887; 1888; 1889; 1890; 1891; 1892; 1893; 1894; 1895; 1896; 1897; 1898; 1899; 1900; 1901; 1902; 1903; 1904; 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908; 1909; 1910; 1911; 1912; 1913; 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918; 1919; 1920
    • Watauga County Public Library
    • William Horton (1828-1876) and Nancy Rebecca Blair Horton (1835-1920). Grandparents of Ralph Winkler.
    • Grief Mason

    • 1846; 1847; 1848; 1849; 1850
    • Davie County Public Library
    • Grief G. Mason served as overseer of Cooleemee Plantation from 1844 until after the Civil War. A native of Ireland, he had traveled to Germany where he met his wife, then moved to New York and Virginia. Mason proved to be a capable manager.
    • Columbia Lafayette Stuart Hairston (1830-1857)

    • 1850; 1851; 1852; 1853; 1854; 1855; 1856; 1857
    • Davie County Public Library
    • Columbia Stuart Hairston (1830-1857), sister to J.E.B. Stuart, and first wife of Peter Wilson Hairston, with her children Samuel and Elizabeth, neither of whom survived childhood.
    • Dr. T.  J. Bryan

    • 1850; 1851; 1852; 1853; 1854; 1855; 1856; 1857; 1858; 1859; 1860
    • Davie County Public Library
    • Dr. Taliferro Jay Bryan was elected first lodge master of the Mocksville Masonic Lodge #134 in December 1850.
    • Cal Norris

    • 1850; 1851; 1852; 1853; 1854; 1855; 1856; 1857; 1858; 1859; 1860; 1861; 1862; 1863; 1864; 1865; 1866; 1867; 1868; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1874; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1881; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885; 1886; 1887; 1888; 1889; 1890; 1891; 1892; 1893; 1894; 1895; 1896; 1897; 1898; 1899; 1900
    • Watauga County Public Library
    • Brother of John H. Norris.
    • Dougherty Family

    • 1850; 1851; 1852; 1853; 1854; 1855; 1856; 1857; 1858; 1859; 1860; 1861; 1862; 1863; 1864; 1865; 1866; 1867; 1868; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1874; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1881; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885; 1886; 1887; 1888; 1889; 1890; 1891; 1892; 1893; 1894; 1895; 1896; 1897; 1898; 1899; 1900; 1901; 1902; 1903; 1904; 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908; 1909; 1910; 1911; 1912; 1913; 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918; 1919; 1920
    • Watauga County Public Library
    • Mother Ellen Bartlett Dougherty, father Daniel Baker Dougherty, grandfather Edwin Bartlett, Lillie Shull Dougherty, and Dauphin Disco Dougherty.
    • Davidson Hearne and Leah Melchor Hearne

    • 1858; 1859; 1860; 1861; 1862
    • Stanly County Museum
    • Davidson Hearne and Leah Melchor Hearne, married September 30, 1845. Davidson Hearne was the first Clerk of the Court for Stanly County.
    • Portrait of Lt. Col. Andrew J. Boyd

    • 1859; 1860; 1861
    • Rockingham Community College
    • Carte de visite depicting Lieutenant Colonel Andrew J. Boyd, a prominent Rockingham County attorney and businessman who was the first president of the Bank of Reidsville and the founder of Reidsville Cotton Mills, later Edna Cotton Mills. Andrew...
    • Dr. William Reese Sharpe

    • 1860; 1861; 1862; 1863; 1864; 1865; 1866; 1867; 1868; 1869
    • Davie County Public Library
    • Dr. Sharpe graduated from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA, and practiced medicine in the Fulton Community for 36 years (1840-1876). The University of North Carolina's Southern Historical Collection holds many of the prominent Dr....
    • John Marshall Clement

    • 1860; 1861; 1862; 1863; 1864; 1865; 1866; 1867; 1868; 1869
    • Davie County Public Library
    • One of Clement's first teachers in Mocksville was Peter Ney (thought by some to be Napoleon's Marshall Ney). Later in life, Clement recalled the scar across Ney's forehead and the fencing lessons given the students using canes cut from the forest....
    • Thomas Brown

    • 1860; 1861; 1862; 1863; 1864; 1865; 1866; 1867; 1868; 1869
    • Davie County Public Library
    • Brown married Margaret Brinegar (1809-1876), daughter of Joshua and Sarah Brinegar. Brown served as a trustee of the old Joppa Church. He became a Deacon in 1841 and an Elder in 1853. William and Rufus Brown, two sons of Thomas Brown, operated the...
    • Dr. Alfred Wilson Wiseman

    • 1860; 1861; 1862; 1863; 1864; 1865; 1866; 1867; 1868; 1869
    • Davie County Public Library
    • Dr. Alfred Wiseman, the brother of Dr. James Washington Wiseman, studied at the University Medical Center in New York. While an assistant surgeon for the Seventh North Carolina Infantry during the Civil War, Union soldiers captured Dr. Wiseman, who...

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