Dobbin, James C. (James Cochran), 1814-1857

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James C. Dobbin (1814-1857) of Fayetteville, N.C., was a lawyer, state legislator, and secretary of the United States Navy under President Pierce.

From the guide to the James C. Dobbin Letters, ., 1852-1856, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

Dobbin was Secretary of the Navy, 1853-1857, and helped to reorganize the Navy.

From the description of Letter, September 6, 1853. (Naval War College). WorldCat record id: 17997725

From the description of Signature, [n.d.] (Naval War College). WorldCat record id: 17997994

From the description of Document, February 18, 1856. (Naval War College). WorldCat record id: 18168845

Served as Secretary of the Navy.

From the description of Letters, 1854-1855. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 40329073

U.S. representative from North Carolina and U.S. secretary of the navy.

From the description of James C. Dobbin correspondence, 1853-1854. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79423638

Charles Wetmore Broadfoot (1842-1919) was a Confederate officer, state legislator, 1870-1872, trustee of the University of North Carolina, and lawyer, of Fayetteville, N.C. He married Kate Huske, daughter of William Huske and granddaughter of John Huske, in 1877.

John Huske (1786-1848?) was a lawyer of Fayetteville, N.C. His eldest son was John Winslow Huske (1809-1841), also a lawyer.

From the guide to the Charles Wetmore Broadfoot Papers, ., 1774-1954, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

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referencedIn Du Pont, Samuel Francis, 1803-1865. Papers, 1812-1865. Hagley Museum & Library
creatorOf Dobbin, James C. (James Cochran), 1814-1857. James C. Dobbin correspondence, 1853-1854. Library of Congress
referencedIn Shepherd, Henry E. (Henry Elliot), 1844-1929. Henry E. Shepherd papers, 1838-1928 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Force, Peter, 1790-1868. Papers, 1825-1856. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Dobbin, James C. (James Cochran), 1814-1857. Document, February 18, 1856. Naval War College, Henry E. Eccles Library
referencedIn Salter, William D., 1795-1869. William D. Salter papers, 1810-1869 (bulk 1830-1860) Library of Congress
referencedIn Cushing, Caleb, 1800-1879. Caleb Cushing papers, circa 1785-1906 (bulk 1820-1878). Library of Congress
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library
creatorOf James C. Dobbin Letters, ., 1852-1856 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
creatorOf Noland, Callender St. George, 1816-1879. Papers of the Noland family [manuscript] 1774 [1813-1899] 1947. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Dobbin, James C. (James Cochran), 1814-1857. Papers, 1821-1856. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Harwood family. Harwood family papers, 1722-1962. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Hall, Augustus, 1814-1861. Letter: to J. C. Dobbin /by Augustus Hall, 1855 Sep 5. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Dobbin, James C. (James Cochran), 1814-1857. James C. Dobbin letters, 1852-1856 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Thomson, John R. (John Renshaw), 1800-1862. John R. Thomson papers, 1847-1863. New Jersey Historical Society Library
creatorOf Farragut, David Glasgow, 1801-1870. Mare Island Navy Yard documents, 1854-1856. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Stephen C. Rowan Papers, 1826-1890, (bulk 1841-1870) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Sawyer, Horace Bucklin, 1797-1860. Papers of Horace Bucklin Sawyer, 1812-1950. Library of Congress
creatorOf Dobbin, James C. (James Cochran), 1814-1857. Letter, Washington, Dobbin to M. Bainbridge regarding an application of Mr. Blanton for a position [manuscript] 1854 Feb. 9. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Cushing, Caleb, 1800-1879. Papers, circa 1785-1906 (bulk 1820-1878) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
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creatorOf Luce, Stephen Bleecker, 1827-1917. Letter, November 12, 1855. Naval War College, Henry E. Eccles Library
referencedIn Robert Hare papers, 1764-1858, 1764-1858 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Bulloch, James Dunwody, 1823-1901. James Dunwody Bulloch letter, 1854. Georgia Historical Society
referencedIn Broadfoot, Charles Wetmore, 1842-1919. Charles Wetmore Broadfoot papers, 1774-1954 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Wise, Henry A. (Henry Alexander), 1806-1876. Letter [manuscript] : Richmond, Va., to James C. Dobbin, 1856 April 10. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Dobbin, James C. (James Cochran), 1814-1857. Signature, [n.d.] Naval War College, Henry E. Eccles Library
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creatorOf Wise, Henry A. (Henry Alexander), 1806-1876. Letter : Richmond, Va., to James C. Dobbin, 1856 April 10. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Reuben E. Fenton Letters, 1864-1884 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
creatorOf Foster, William, 1772-1863. William Foster papers, 1734-1879. New England Historic Genealogical Society
creatorOf Charles Wetmore Broadfoot Papers, ., 1774-1954 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
referencedIn Andrew H. Foote Papers, 1822-1890, (bulk 1847-1857) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Luce, Stephen Bleecker, 1827-1917. Letter, June 8, 1854. Naval War College, Henry E. Eccles Library
creatorOf Dobbin, James C. (James Cochran), 1814-1857. Letters, 1854-1855. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Dobbin, James C. (James Cochran), 1814-1857. Letter, September 6, 1853. Naval War College, Henry E. Eccles Library
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referencedIn William D. Salter Papers, 1810-1869, (bulk 1830-1860) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
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Place Name Admin Code Country
North Carolina
North Carolina
Subject
Inheritance and succession
Occupation
Cabinet officers
Representatives, U.S. Congress--North Carolina
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Birth 1814-01-17

Death 1857-08-04

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