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Hathaway, James Robert Bent
by Paschal, Herbert R., Jr. James Robert Bent Hathaway, businessman and historical editor, was born in Edenton. The Hathaway family, of Welsh origin, migrated in the mid-eighteenth century from Dartmouth, Mass., and settled [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Haywood, John
by Corlew, Robert E. John Haywood, Revolutionary soldier, lawyer, jurist, and historian, was born in Halifax County where his grandfather had migrated from Virginia. His parents were Egbert and Sarah Ware Haywood, both [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Haywood, Marshall De Lancey
by Cheshire, Lucius Mcgehee, Jr. Haywood, Marshall De Lancey by Lucius McGehee Cheshire, Jr., 1988 6 Mar. 1871–20 Sept. 1933 Marshall De Lancey Haywood, historian and author, was born in Raleigh, the son of Richard Bennehan [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Heitman, John Franklin
by Tise, Larry E. John Franklin Heitman, educator, clergyman, editor, and historian, was born in Davidson County near Lexington, the son of Henry and Eve McRary Heitman. In 1861 he entered Trinity College around which [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Hill, Daniel Harvey, Jr.
by Littleton, I. T. Daniel Harvey Hill, Jr., college president, teacher, writer, and historian, was born at Davidson College, the son of Isabella Morrison and Daniel Harvey Hill. His father was an outstanding lieutenant [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Hufham, James Dunn
by Taylor, R. Hargus. James Dunn Hufham, Baptist clergyman, editor, and historian, was born near Faison, Duplin County, the second of nine children of the Reverend George Washington and Frances Dunn Hufham. His [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Hunter, Cyrus Lee
by Gass, W. Conard. Cyrus Lee Hunter, physician, scientist, and historian, was born in Lincoln (now Gaston) County, one of ten children of the Reverend Humphrey and Jane Ross Hunter. His father, of French Huguenot-Scots [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Jones, Joseph Seawell
by Miles, Edwin A. Joseph Seawell Jones, historian and humbug, was born in Warren County, the son of Edward J. and Elizabeth Seawell Jones. His father, a planter, owned a 2,000-acre tract near Shocco Springs; his [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Kendrick, Benjamin Burks
by Wilson, Clyde. Benjamin Burks Kendrick, historian, was born at Woodland, Talbot County, Ga., the son of William Thomas and Levicie Maddox Kendrick. The Kendrick family was substantial and of English origins. After [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Kephart, Horace Sowers
by Ellison, George. Horace Sowers Kephart, writer, outdoorsman, and librarian, was born in East Salem, Pa., the son of Isaiah L., a teacher, editor, and clergyman, and Mary Elizabeth Sowers Kephart. His ancestors had [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)

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