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Col Edward Dudley Hall
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1823
Wilmington
New Hanover County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 11, 1896
Wilmington
New Hanover County
North Carolina, USA

Elected to NC Legislature in
1846 & served as Sheriff for 8
years. Raised a company of Vol-
unteers & became Capt. & the unit
was mustered into the 2nd Reg of
Volunteers. Upon organization of
the 7th NC Reg., in Aug 1861, he
was commissioned Major of that
command. At New Bern he was
distinguished for gallantry in
a bayonet charge of his regiment.
Later he was elected Colonel of
the 46th NC Inf Regiment. At
Sharpsburg after the wounding of
Col Manning the head of that
Brigade he commanded the
Brigade and again at Fredericks-
burg he assumed command when
Gen Cooke was wounded. He
declined promotion to Brigadier
General, though urged upon
him by Gen A P Hill. After
serving in many battles in
Virginia, he had to resign of
disability in Dec, 1864.
He returned to Wilmington and
served his Country in several
positions, including Sheriff,
Mayor, State Senator and Chief
of Police. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Sallie London Green Hall (1837 - 1888)*
 
 Children:
  Eli West Hall (1859 - 1938)*
  Caroline H Hall Holmes (1861 - 1956)*
  Mary Annie Hall Partrick (1866 - 1932)*
  Sallie London Hall (1869 - 1874)*
  Maude Hall (1870 - 1912)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakdale Cemetery
Wilmington
New Hanover County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Section B, Lot 40
 
Created by: Wayne Carver
Record added: Jan 25, 2003
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