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Emeline Pigott


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Emeline Pigott, famous southern spy during the American Civil War, was born in Harlowe Township in Carteret County. Pigott was present at the Battle of New Bern, witnessed the capture of that city by the Federals and helped care for the sick and wounded. She later continued to aid the Confederacy in any way possible, which included carrying supplies across Federal lines to Confederate soldiers.
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