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Helen Blair Iredell
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Birth: Oct. 23, 1823
Death: Dec. 13, 1888

DAUGHTER OF N.C. GOVERNOR AND U.S. SENATOR JAMES IREDELL, JR. (1788-1853).

Helen Blair Iredell was born 1823 in Raleigh, Wake Co, NC, the 4th of 10 known surviving children (4 boys/6 girls) born to NC Governer and U.S. Senator, James Iredell Jr. and his wife, Frances Johnston Tredwell.

She was the paternal grandchild of U.S. Supreme Court Justice James Iredell, Sr. of England, & his wife, Hannah Johnston of Edenton, who was sister of Gov. Samuel Johnston of NC. She was the maternal grandchild of Samuel Tredwell, Esq, Collector of the Port of Edenton and his wife, Helen Scrymgeoure Blair.

Helen never married and died in 1888 at age 65. She is buried near her mother and brothers in Old City Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Iredell (1788 - 1853)
  Frances Johnston Tredwell Iredell (1797 - 1865)
 
 Siblings:
  Annie Isabella Iredell Jones (1816 - 1897)*
  Frances Lenox Iredell Johnson (1818 - 1897)*
  Penelope Johnston Iredell (1820 - 1821)*
  Penelope Iredell McRee Smith (1822 - 1862)*
  Helen Blair Iredell (1823 - 1888)
  Jane Iredell Meares (1826 - 1888)*
  James Johnston Iredell (1828 - 1864)*
  Samuel Tredwell Iredell (1830 - 1865)*
  Margaret Tredwell Iredell Shipp (1833 - 1903)*
  Campbell Tredwell Iredell (1836 - 1863)*
  Cadwallader Jones Iredell (1840 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Daughter of Gov. James Iredell Jr. & Frances Johnston Tredwell
 
Burial:
City Cemetery
Raleigh
Wake County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Section: E-3. Lot: 38
 
Created by: pbfries
Record added: Sep 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42048977
Helen Blair Iredell
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Helen Blair Iredell
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Helen Blair Iredell
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