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George Duncan Ludlow

jurist

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