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 William Bradley Umstead

William Bradley Umstead

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Durham County, North Carolina, USA
Death 7 Nov 1954 (aged 59)
Durham, Durham County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Mangum Township, Durham County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 21396 · View Source
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Governor of North Carolina from 1953-1954. He suffered a heart attack two days after his innauguration yet served in failing health until his death almost two years later. William B. Umstead State Park in Raleigh, North Carolina was named for him.


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WILLIAM BRADLEY UMSTEAD
MAY 13, 1895 - NOV. 7, 1954
GOVERNOR OF NORTH CAROLINA
1953-1954
UNITED STATES SENATOR
1946-1948
UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
1933-1939
SOLICITOR TENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT
1927-1933


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 15 Apr 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21396
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Bradley Umstead (13 May 1895–7 Nov 1954), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21396, citing Mount Tabor Church Cemetery, Mangum Township, Durham County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .