Thomas J. Dula was born in 1831 around the day of 3/15.
He served as an attorney in Caldwell County, later
Alexander County and eventually settled in Wilkes
County. He served intermittently in the state
legislature. In 1876 he was the Republican nominee for
US House, and in 1882 he was a candidate for solicitor.
Dula died on 1/17/1906.