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Peter Weddick Moore (1859-1934) was a native of Duplin County, NC, graduated from Shaw University and was first President of Elizabeth City State Colored Normal School from 1892 to 1938.
Peter Weddick Moore, born in Duplin County, NC in slavery, became a noted teacher and became principal of the State Normal School for the Colored Race (now Elizabeth City State University). He received his M.A. and L.L.D from Shaw University and was a charter member and president of the North Carolina Negro Teachers’ Association.