Iredell, James, 1788-1853Alternative names
American statesman; Governor of North Carolina.
From the description of Autograph letter signed : Executive Office, No. Carolina, Raleigh, to His Excellency, Gerard L. Brandon, Governor of Mississippi, 1828 Mar. 25. (Morgan Library & Museum). WorldCat record id: 83003724
Lawyer, North Carolina governor, and U.S. senator.
From the description of James Iredell account books, 1807-1841. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 23186294
James Iredell, Jr. born in Edenton, N.C.
Graduated Princeton University
Began practicing law in Edenton, N.C.
Served as captain, United States army, War of 1812
1816- 1828: Served in North Carolina State House of Commons
1819- : Judge for Superior Court
1827- 1828: Governor of North Carolina
1828- 1831: United States senator
1836- 1837: Member of commission to revise state laws
1840- 1852: Reporter for Supreme Court
Died, Edenton, N.C.
From the guide to the James Iredell Account Books, ., 1807-1841, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)
- Lawyers--Accounting--History--19th century
- Lawyers--Fees--History--19th century
- Edenton (N.C.) (as recorded)
- North Carolina (as recorded)
- Raleigh (N.C.) (as recorded)