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John Dillard Bellamy
Birth: Mar. 24, 1854
Wilmington
New Hanover County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 25, 1942
Wilmington
New Hanover County
North Carolina, USA

U.S. Congressman. He attended Cape Fear Military Academy, graduated from Davidson College, in 1873, from the University of Virginia, in 1875, was admitted to the bar in 1875 and commenced the practice of law in Wilmington, North Carolina. He was Wilmington City Attorney, (1892-94), a member of the North Carolina State Senate, (1900-02). In 1899 he was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-sixth and Fifty-seventh Congresses, serving until 1903. After leaving Congress, he returned to private law practice, plus was district counsel for the Seaboard Air Line Railway Company, the Southern Bell Telephone Company, and the Western Union Telegraph Company. In 1932, he was appointed by Governor McLean as a commissioner from North Carolina to the celebration of the two-hundredth anniversary of the birth of George Washington, held in Washington, D.C. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  John Dillard Bellamy (1817 - 1896)
  Eliza McIlhenny Harriss Bellamy (1821 - 1907)
 
 Spouse:
  Emma May Hargrove Bellamy (1857 - 1944)*
 
 Children:
  Eliza McIlhenny Bellamy Williamson (1877 - 1969)*
  John Hargrove Bellamy (1879 - 1887)*
  William McKoy Bellamy (1882 - 1945)*
  Charles Sturdivant Bellamy (1889 - 1890)*
  Emmett Hargrove Bellamy (1891 - 1952)*
  Marguerite Bellamy Gillette (1899 - 1988)*
  Marguerite Griste Bellamy Gillette (1900 - 1988)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Elizabeth Bellamy Duffie (1840 - 1900)*
  Marsden Bellamy (1843 - 1909)*
  William James Harriss Bellamy (1844 - 1911)*
  Elizabeth Bellamy (1847 - 1929)*
  Ellen Douglas Bellamy (1852 - 1946)*
  John Dillard Bellamy (1854 - 1942)
  George Harriss Bellamy (1856 - 1924)*
  Kate Bellamy (1858 - 1858)*
  Chesley Calhoun Bellamy (1859 - 1881)*
  Robert Rankin Bellamy (1861 - 1926)*
  Eliza Harriss Bellamy (1871 - 1874)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakdale Cemetery
Wilmington
New Hanover County
North Carolina, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 07, 2003
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John Dillard Bellamy
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