Dudley was the son of Sherrod Mayes and Elizabeth Smith.
He married Elizabeth Price Daniels.
Burial: Smallman Private Burial Ground, Hamblen County, Tennessee, USA
"United States Census, 1840," database with images, FamilySearch: accessed 17 February 2016, Dudley Mayes, Grainger, Tennessee, United States; citing p. 119, NARA microfilm publication M704, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 525; FHL microfilm 24,546.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Dudley by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Dudley: