|Series||Early American imprints -- no. 46843|
|Contributions||Spaight, Richard Dobbs, 1758-1802|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 sheet ( p.)|
Get this from a library! State of North-Carolina, by His Excellency, Richard Dobbs Spaight, Esq. : Whereas I have been informed, that a pestilential fever at present prevails in the city of Philadelphia Given under my hand and the great seal of the state at Newbern, the 28th day of September A.D. . [Richard Dobbs Spaight; North Carolina. A message from His Excellency Arthur Dobbs, Esq; captain-general, and governor in chief, in and over His Majesty's province of North-Carolina; to the General Assembly, held at Newbern, the twelfth day of December, Interment: "Clermont," near Newbern, North Carolina. Pastel, attributed to James Sharples, Sr. (c. ); Independence National Historical Park. Throughout his short life Richard Dobbs. Spaight has been considered one of North Carolina’s Founding Fathers. He represented Tar Heels in Philadelphia, signed the U.S. Constitution after its final revision and before it was submitted to the states for ratification, and argued in Hillsborough for the Constitution’s ratification.
In the latter was changed to Greene. A fort was erected in Western North Carolina called Fort Dol)bs ; and the Governor owned large landed possessions on Rocky River. Such Avere the ancestors of Richard Dobbs Spaight, who at the time of the deatli of his uncle, was seven years old. His . Sep 02, · The chapter honors Richard Dobbs Spaight, one of the signers of the Constitution of the United States of America, and a resident of the city of New Bern. We are a chapter with history in a city with history. In , we celebrated the 90th Anniversary of our charter. In , the city of New Bern celebrated its th Anniversary. Richard Dobbs Spaight: Richard Dobbs Spaight, Sr. , and cultural forces that have defined the state, the Encyclopedia of North Carolina is a landmark publication that will serve those who love and live in North Carolina for generations to come. Editor William S. Powell, whom the Raleigh News & Observer described as a "living repository of. Dec 19, · Richard Dobbs Spaight, Sr., North Carolina. Spaight was born at New Bern, NC of distinguished English-Irish parentage in When he was orphaned at 8 years of age, his guardians sent him to Ireland, where he obtained an excellent education. He apparently graduated from Scotland's Glasgow University before he returned to North Carolina in
North Carolina Digital Collections. State Publications Website. Browse All State Publications. Full text of "Sketch of the life of Richard Dobbs Spaight of North Carolina" See other formats The Howell Collection OF HISTORICAL MATERIALS Presented by Kay Kyser And his Mother Emily Royster Howell Kyser As a Memorial To her Brother Edward Vernon Howell Dean School of Pharmacy 1 93 1 THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA LIBRARY Sw C.4 This BOOK may be . The Green Book. This Day in North Carolina History About NCpedia. NCpedia is an online encyclopedia about North Carolina, U.S.A. As of March 1, , NCpedia included 7, entries and 7, images! Check out interactive, multimedia biography projects using NCpedia created by students for some of the state's famous musicians at https. Richard Dobbs Spaight was the eighth Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from to Born: March 25, , New Bern, Province of .