Washington Duke (1820-1905)
Namesake of the University; statue at entrance to East Campus
Married 1st, 1842, Mary Caroline Clinton (1825-1847). Children:
Married 2nd, 1852, Artelia Roney (1829-1858)
The fountain in front of the East Duke Building is named for her sister, Anne Roney. Children:
Mary Elizabeth Duke (1853-1893)
Married Robert Edwin Lyon (1855-1929); 5 children
Mary Lyon (married James Edward Stagg), Benjamin, George, Bertha, Edwin
Stagg Pavilion, in front of the East Duke Building, East Campus.
George Washington Duke (died in infancy)
Angier Buchanan Duke (1884-1923) Trinity, Class of 1905, Trustee, 1912-1923
A.B. Duke Scholarships, 1925.
Married Cordelia Drexel Biddle; children:
Angier Biddle Duke (1915-1995) "Ambassador", married Robin Lynn
Anthony Drexel Duke, "Tony" (1918- ) Trustee, 1976-1989, married Lourdes Alcebo
Mary Lillian Duke (1887-1960), Trinity Class of 1907
Mary Duke Biddle Music Building, 1974; Rare Book Room, Perkins Library.
Married Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle (1896-1961). Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle Lectureship in International Studies
Mary Duke Biddle (1920-). Duke Class of 1939; Trustee, 1961-1981; Chair, The Duke Endowment, 1982-2000
Married 1st, Josiah Charles Trent, MD, (1914-1948)
Trent Drive, Trent Hall, Trent Collection in DUMC Library
Married 2nd, James Hustead Semans, MD (1910- ) Professor emeritus, DUMC
Nicholas Benjamin Duke Biddle (1921-) married Nancy H. Preston
James Buchanan Duke (1856-1925) Trustee, 1918-1925
Gave library building, 1903; founded Duke Endowment and Duke University 1924; Statue on West Campus; James B. Duke Professorships
Married 1st, 1904, Lillian Fletcher McCredy; div. 1906; no children
Married 2nd, 1907, Nanaline Holt Inman.
Medical Science Research Building, West Campus, 1968.
Doris Duke, 1912-1993.
Gifts for medical and environmental research. Doris Duke Center for the Sarah P. Duke Gardens
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