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George Duncan Ludlow

George Duncan Ludlow, jurist. member of New York Government's Council, 1768-1778.

Background

  • Ludlow, George Duncan was born in 1734. Son of Gabriel and Frances (Duncan) Ludlow.

  • Education

    • Studied law, before 1768.

    Career

    • Practiced as an apothecary, before 1768. Member of New York Government's Council, 1768-1778. Judge New York Supreme Court, 1769-1778.

      Superintendent of police for Long Island, 1778. A Loyalist supporter during American Revolution, lost all property to confiscation activities of Revolutionaries, 1779. Sailed for England, 1783.

      Chief justice Province of New Brunswick, 1784-1808.

    Membership

    Member of New York Government's Council, 1768-1778.

    Connections

    • Married Frances Duncan Ludlow (a cousin), April.
    • father: Gabriel Ludlow
    • mother: Frances (Duncan) Ludlow
    • spouse: Frances Duncan Ludlow
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    Born 1734
    Died November 13, 1808
    (aged 74)