Ebenezer B Hudnell was born 1807 in Beaufort County, North Carolina. He was the son of Robert Hudnell. He married Elizabeth Pate, daughter of Samuel Pate and Mary (--?--), 1837 in North Carolina. Ebenezer's wife, Elizabeth, was mistakenly recorded as Sally Hudnell on the 1850 census. His death was estimated to be 1854 in Beaufort County, North Carolina.