Note: James brother, William Dudley, was listed in 1860 in Washington Township, St. Clair County, #704-672. He was worth $5000\1800 and a farmer. He was 49 years old, born Virginia. His household consisted of Nancy, age 42 b. KY, David L., age 22 b. MO, Mary A., age 14 b. MO, James T. age 12 b. MO, Joseph M., age 9 b. MO and Margaret Hall, age 18 b. MO.

His daughter, Mary, of Washington Twp., m. 16 Dec. 1870, Richard Creach (The Herald 29 Dec. 1870.)

William Dudley of St. Clair County, died at the home of his son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel F. Hurt of Stockton January 30, aged 82y, 11m, 28d. He was one of the oldest residents of St. Clair County. His remains were taken there (Horn Cemetery) to lie alongside his beloved companion who departed but a few short months ago. (Feb. 2) He was born 2 February 1811 in Virginia, now West Virginia, and arrived in Lincoln County, Missouri in 1832. He first married Almeda Jamison. She died, leaving one son, David Dudley. William then married, in 1843, Nancy Stevens. They went to Texas and on his return, he stopped to visit his brother, James Dudley, and while here purchased a farm in Doyal Township, St. Clair County, where he has lived since 1848. He was a member of Pleasant Hill Church and the father of five children; three sons and two daughters, one (of whom) survives. bur. Horn Cemetery. (Feb. 16 1894) Nancy b. 1 January 1818; d. 18 Sept. 1893, w/o Wm. William Dudley b. 2 February 1811 d. 30 January 1894.

Lincoln County, Missouri, Deed Index

James Dudley to David Jamison 18 August 1837 L:382  18 August 1837 James Dudley and wife Martha Ann sold for $77.50 to David Jamison lot 55, Block 11 on

Walnut Street in town of Louisville.

William Dudley to Elizabeth Jamison Nov. 20 1849

 L: 384  William Dudley and wife Nancy of St. Clair for $25 sold to E.J. Lot 54, block 11 on Walnut St. in Louisville.

Both deeds recorded in 1854.

St. Clair County, Missouri, Deeds

J Dudley and wife to H.E. Moran C:162  James & Emeline sold a lot in Osceola.

W. Dudley to H. Dudley C:332  Not Wit: A. Kirkpatrick, J.P. Recorded 1848.

Wm. Dudley to Henry Dudley D:259 Again no dower release. Selling to Henry in 1851 NW of NW 21-36-24 and NE of NE 21-36-24,

Henry Dudley and wife to Gabriel Dudley E:194 & 5  Selling land above to Gabriel in 1854. Henry’s wife is Adaline W. Dudley.

F:21 & 22. United States Patent to William Dudley filed. sale at Clinton 33.04 acres 1 November 1853. Filed 10 June 1857. S of Lot 2 NW of 31-37-25.

25 November 1858b James Dudley and wife Julia Ann to Jno Wheeler of Jefferson Co. Indiana W of NE and SE of NE and NE of NW section 36, SW of SE and SE of SW section 25, all in Twp. 38, Range 25 containing 200 acres. Deed Book G:38

James Dudley and wife to Thomas Hester G:207 James Dudley and wife Emeline E of 1 of NW 6-36-24 and W of 1 and 2 NW fraction of 6-36-24. 29 January 1859.

John M. Dudley to Thos D. Hall G:319 no dower release. 1859 20-36-24

James Dudley and wife Julia Ann sold to Wm. R. Williams Deed Book G:441.  1859. sections 29 & 39 in township 37 range 24.

1830 Virginia Census (alphabetized)

Edward Dudley Pen. p. 83  He is the only one of the name and his household in 1 male 60-70.  

Asa Dudley p. 393 Monongohela 1 male 10-15, 1 male 15-20, 1 male 20-30, 1 male 60-70; 1 female 10-15.

Samuel Dudley p. 393 Mononghela; 1 male under 5, 1 male 5-10, 2 males 10-15; 1 female 10-15, 1 female 15-20, 2 female 30-40, 1 female 50-60.