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Charles Manly

In office
1849 – 1851
Preceded by William Alexander Graham
Succeeded by David Settle Reid

Born May 13, 1795
Died May 1, 1871
Political party Whig
Profession Lawyer

Charles Manly (13 May 1795 – 1 May 1871) was the Whig governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1849 to 1851, and the last member of his party to hold the office. After one two-year term, Manly was defeated in the 1850 election by David S. Reid, whom Manly had defeated in 1848.

He was the brother of Matthias Evans Manly. He was also an ancestor of Alexander Manly, the African-American editor of the Wilmington Daily Record.

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Political offices
Preceded by
William Alexander Graham
Governor of North Carolina
Succeeded by
David Settle Reid


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