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From Governor to the Noose

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Hung on the request of Sir William Berkeley, William Drummond, the first governor of North Carolina, was executed for a rebellion against the aristocracy of Virginia. The rebellion, led by Nathaniel Bacon, is reportedly the first uprising involving Englishmen in the New World.
The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 24 Issue 22, Mar 1957, p15-16, il, por