ABSTRACTS OF WARREN CO., N.C. WILL BOOK 7
November 1793 -  November 1794

From Original by Mary Hinton Kerr


Documents in this book are certified by MDUKE JOHNSON, C. C. throughout; Book contains 262 manuscript pages.

Page 1. 27 Nov. 1793; Nov. Ct. 1793. Est. CHARLES SUMMERHILL, dec'd.; WILLIAM SUMMERHILL, Admr. Bond for 250 Pds. to the Gov. Sec: NICHOLS PASCHALL.

3. 28 Nov. 1793; Nov.Ct. 1793. Est. THOMAS WILSON, dec'd.; JOHN WHITE, Admr. Bond for 500 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Presiding Justice. Sec: THOMAS WILSON, JONATHAN WILSON.

5. (A) Will of WILLIAM YARBROUGH. 25 July 1793; Codicil 3 Sept.; pr. Nov. Ct. 1793. Minor children: WILLIAM, JOEL, REBECCA & HULDAH; Son SAMUEL; Dtr. RHODA; Gr-son EDMOND HARPER; Gr-dtr. NANCY PERSONS. Land on BS Meltons Cr., crossing Halifax Road to Lick Br., adj. old field of HOUSE & JOSEPH J.WILLIAMS. Extrs. Friends JOSEPH JNO. WILLIAMS, STERLING HARWELL & brother-in-law JOHN MITCHELL. Wit: PETER RANDOLPH (RANDALL), Jurat, SAMUEL MORRIS, Jurat & PETER RANDALL, Jr. Wit: to Codicil: GID ALSTON & JOHN JAMES (JONES?).

9. (A) Will of REUBEN BENNETT. 10 Oct.1792; Nov. Ct. 1793. Wife MARY, Extrx.: Son REUBEN, Extr.; Sons CHARLES & WILLIAM. Wit: RICHARD TUNSTILL (Jurat) & PHILLEMON BECKHAM (Jurat). REUBEN BENNETT, Jr. qua1, as Extr.

11. (A) Nuncupative will of TABITHA DENT who died 2 Nov. l793; pr. Nov. Ct. 1793. Depositions, 3 Nov. 1793, of her sister SUSANNAH DENT & friend ELIZABETH WOOD naming as legatees: sister SUSANNAH; JOHN WEATHERTON; two small dtrs. Of GEORGE HARRIS. Wit: WYATT HAWKINS, J.P.

12. 24 Nov. 1793; Nov. Ct. 1793. Est. GEORGE ROSE, dec'd.; BENJAMIN HEAVELINE, Admr. Bond for 300 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Presiding Justice. Sec: JOSEPH BURCHETT.

13. 27 Nov.1793; Nov. Ct. 1793. NATHAN PEEBLES to Gov. RICHARD DOBBS SPAIGHT. Bond for 250 Pds. as Constable in Sandy Creek Distr. Sec: THOMAS THORN.

14. 28 Nov. 1793; Nov. Ct. 1793. Est .RICHARD SMITH, dec'd.; NANCY SMITH, Admrx. Bond for 100 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Presiding Justice. Sec: WILMOT EGERTON.

15. 26 Nov. 1793; Nov. Ct. 1793. STERLING CLACK to Gov. RICHARD DOBBS SPAIGHT. Bond for 200 Pds. as Constable in Distr.of Capt. PATRICK. Sec: JOHN HICKS.

16. 7 0ct. 1793; Ack: Nov. Ct. 1793. WILLIAM ANDREWS to JORDAN WORSHAM, both of Warrenton. Sale of tools for his trade of Cabinet Workman, Shop Joiner & Turner, for 80 Pds. Va. money. Wit: B. DAVIS & KEMP PLUMMER.

16. 13 Oct. 1789; Nov .Ct. 1793. JAMES HARDWICK (HARDAGE) to JOHN SHEARIN. Sale of a negro, for 70 Pds. Va. money. Wit: JAMES PAINE (Jurat), WILLIAM KNOLES.

17. 6 Nov. 1793; Nov. Ct. 1793. Inv. Est. HERBERT HAYNES, dec'd., by EATON HAYNES, W. E. JOHNSTON & EATON PUGH, Extrs. Includes 90 negroes, 20 horses, etc.

18. Nov. Ct. 1793. Acct. in Est. RICHARD ACOCK, dec'd., by JOHN ACOCK, Extr. 1790 & 1791. Names: JESSE PERSONS Extr. Est. JOS. PERSONS, dec'd., JOSEPH JO. ALSTON, FREDK. CYRUS, N.HARRIS, JAMES DOWLIN, FRANCIS CAPPB, THOMAS MILLER, JOHN ACOCK, JOHN THOMPSON, SAMUEL HARPER, JOB. CONNER, WILLIAM PULLIN & THOMAS HUDSON.

19. Nov. Ct. 1793. Inv. Est. RICHARD SMITH, dc:'d., by NANCY SMITH, Admrx.

20. Nov. Ct. 1793. Inv. Est.THOMAS WILSON, dec'd., by JOHN WHITE, Admr.

20. Nov. Ct. 1793. Inv. Est. REUBEN BENNETT, dec'd., by REUBEN BENNETT, Extr.

21. 16 Nov.1793; Ack: Nov. Ct. 1793 by JAMES CALLER. JAMES CALLER & Co. to GEORGE NICHOLSON. Sale of a negro, for 45 Pds. Va. money. Wit: A. PASCHALL.

22. 18 Oct. 1793; Nov. Ct. 1793. Inv. Est. WILLIAM YARBOROUGH, by STERLING HARWELL, Extr.

23. 29 Nov. 1793; Nov. Ct. 1793. Inv. Est. WILLIAM DUKE, dec'd., by GREEN DUKE, Admr. Includes 52 negroes, etc.

25. 26 Sept. 1793; Nov. Ct. 1793. Sale Est. JAMES DOWLEN, dec'd.; LUCY DOWLEN, Admrx.

Purchasers:

EPPS MOODY LUCY DOWLEN HARRIS DOWLEN ELISHA HARRISON
BENJ. RICHARRSON AMOS DOWLEN THOMAS MOODY PETER PERSONS
WILLIAM BLANCHETT WN. .JONES THOMAS BURROW WILLIAM NEWELL
ELLIAS BLACKBURN ANTO. DOWDEN WILLIAM BURST JOHN PASSMORE
THOMAS BLANCHET, Jr. ENOCH DAVID MARTHA DOWLEN DAVID MARSHALL
THOMAS BLANCHET, Sr. HARBT. HARRIS WM. BOBBITT THOMAS MOODY, Sr.
Capt. WM. BURROW ISSAC JAMES JOHN BUSTION THOMAS MOODY, Jr.
STEPHEN MARSHALL SELAH DOWLIN FRANCIS CAPPS WM. BURROW


29. 21 -- 1793; Nov. Ct. 1793. WILLIAM BRINKLEY, Sr. of Halifax Co., N. C. to his dtr. MARY CRANE (CRAIN). Gift of 5 negroes. Wit: JOSEPH STEPHENS & MICAL WOOD (Jurat).

30. 6 Sept. 1793; Nov. Ct. 1793. ELISHA SIMS & LEOND.H.BULLOCK value land at Pds. Va. money. (Land not described & owner not named)

30. 25 Nov. 1793; Nov. Ct. 1793. GEORGE MORRIS, Jr. (MAURICE) & his wife RACHEL, of Halifax Co., apprt, their 7 yr. old son GUILFORD MORRIS to WILLIAM NEWELL for 12 yrs. & it is agreed that he will be taught a planter's business or some mechanical trade, as best suited to "the genius of the lad". Wit: EPPS MOODY (Jurat).

32. Nov. Ct. 1793. Acct. in Est. PETER COX MOORE, dec'd., by HENRY G. WILLIAS & GREEN WILLIAMSON, Extrs. Names:

Mrs. COX MOORE MARTHA COX MOORE ROBERT YOUNG PATRICK WALKER
WM. WINSTON JACOB WILLIAMSON BIRMN. BILBRO JOHN SMART
Dr. BREHON KEMP PLUMMER, Atty. ROBT. HILL JOHN BROWN
JNO. WILLIS DANL. ANDERSON GABRIEL LONG JOHN FOSTER
JAMES MOSS REUBEN DUNS (T) ON GRAY ANDREWS JACOB HUNTER
THOMAS BLANCHET WM. SHANKS & CO. WM. GREEN ROBT. COOPER
JOHN JOHNSON WILLIAM MURPHY JAMES BYRE & CO. JOHN MANN

34. 20 Nov.1793; Nov. Ct. 1793. Inv. Est. CHARLES SOMERHILL, dec'd./s /WM. SUMMERHILL.

35. 6 Feb. 1794; Feb.Ct. 1794. Acct. sale Est. HENRY MONTFORT ,dec'd., by BEN MOSS, Sheriff. Purchasers:  WILLIAM GREEN & WILLIAM FALKENER (town lots);

JAMES JOHNSON SOLOMON GREEN JAMES TURNER Col. PHIL HAWKINS
ROBT.FREEMAN PATRICK WALKER WILLIE JONES Col. JOHN HAWKIN
Col. JOHN HAWKIN MDUKE JOHNSON BENJ. KIMBELL KEMP PLUMMER
WILLIAM E. JOHNSTON JORDAN WORSHAM WILLIAM PERSON JAMES POWELL
AUGUSTIAN WILLIS HARBERT HARRIS WILLIAM NEWELL BENJ. POWELL
JAMES CALLER PHIL HAWKINS, Jr. JOHN MAYFIELD EDMD. POWELL
JOHN WILLIS THEOFILUS BASS JAMES KEARNEY GEO. DEARDEN
SIMON GREEN WILLIAM MYRICK SEYMOUR RANSOM RICHARD MOSS
GREEN DUKE JOHN GREEN


39. 15 Jan. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. MARGRET CERTAIN of Warren Co. to JAMES LYNE of Granville Co. Mortgage on 4 negroes to secure debt of 135Pds./2 Wit: HENRY LYNE, Jr. (Jurat).

40. 13 Dec. 1793; Feb. Ct. 1794. Sale Est.THOMAS WILSON, dec'd., by JAS. MOSS, Shf. & JOHN WHITE, Admr. Purchasers: ABNER SHEARS, JOHN WHITE, THOMAS WILSON, RICHARD WILSON, SHERWOOD WILSON, JEREMIAH WILSON, SPENCER WILSON, JONATHAN WILSON, & JESSE WILSON.

42. 24 Dec. 1793; Ack: Feb. Ct. 1794. Release to JOHN BAXTER from JAMES PAINE, Extr. for THOMAS MILLER, Jr. who had been Extr. for THOS. MILLER, Sr. who was a partner in JAS.RONALDSON & Co. Wit: JAS. FRAME & GEO. NICHOLSON.

42. 6 Jan.1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. WILLIAM FALKENER to WILLIE JONES Admr. Est. of HENRY MONTFORT, dec'd. Assignment of mortgage on negroes of HENRY MONTFORT, for $1,164., for benefit of his Estate. Wit: PATRICK WALKER (Jurat),THOS.EATON.

43. 6 Jan.1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. WILLIAM FALKENER to WILLIE JONES Admr. Est. of HENRY MONTFORT, dec'd. Release of his interest in several lots & tenements, for $500., to be used for benefit of Est. Wit: PATRICK WALKER (Jurat) & THOMAS EATON.

44. 6 Jan. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. JAMES GLOSTER BREHON to WILLIE JONES Admr. Est. of HENRY MONTFORT, dec'd. Release of his interest in slaves, for 1,100 Pds., to be disposed of for benefit of MONTFORT's Est. Wit: JAMES TURNER (Jurat) & HUGH JOHNSTON.

45. 14 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. JOHN SMELLEY & JAMES HARRIS (son of JANES) to JAMES TURNER. Sale of a negro, for 100 Pds. Wit: PETER R. DAVIS (Jurat) & WILLIAM WILLIAMS.

45. 13 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. JOSIAH GREEN to CHARLES MARSHALL. Sale of a mulatto slave, for 25 Pds. Va. money. Wit: GREEN DUKE (Jurat).

46. 26 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. ANDERSON PASCHALL to Gov. RICHARD D. SPAIGHT. Bond for 250 Pds. as Constable in Nutbush Distr. Sec: DENNIS PASCHALL.

47. Feb. Ct. 1794. Sale Est. HARBERT HAYNES, dec'd., by JAMES MOSS, Shf. Purchasers:

MOSES REED THOMAS MOORE EATON PUGHE RICHARD RIECE
WILLIAM WITHERSBEE GEORGE WEBB JOHN MOORE WILLIAM KNIGHT
BENJAMIN WILLIAMSON JOHN KNIGHT ISAAC BOLES RICHARD PUTNEY
PATRICK CARRINGTON EATON HAYNES DANIEL HUFF ANDREW HAYNES
WILLIAM E. JOHNSTON JOHN FAULCON CHARLES KING WILLIAM EATON
BENJAMIN HARRISON WILLIS ALSTON ROBERT JONES EATON P. PUGHE
CHARLES YARBROUGH MARK CLANTON PETER DAVIS JOHN WILLIAMS
BURWELL ROBERTSON CHARLES JONES JOHN GARNER PETER ROBERSON
DUDLEY HARGROVES HOWELL HOBBS SHADE ALLEY FRANCIS WILLIAMS
THEOFILUS HARRISON SAMUEL TEMPLE JAMES HUFF HARBERT TUCKER
BENJAMIN SHEARROD JOHN BOWDOWN SAIL SCOTT FRANCIS THORNTON
WILLIAM CHANDLER BURGES HARRIS JOHN ROOK STERLING CARRELL
WILLIAM R. DAVIE ASIA HOLLEWAY THOMAS EATON BENJAMIN PURCON
THOMAS POURTES (POYRTIS) WOOD HAMBLIN RICKS BALLARD BENJAMIN LASHLY
THEODORICK HALL JOSEPH WALKER ROBERT BROWN THOMAS JUDKINS
BENJAMIN MALONE WILLIAM CARTER MOSES MYRICK WILLIAM DUBERRY
WILLIAM THOMAS HARBERT WALKER WILLIAM GREEN JOHN WILKERSON
NATHANIEL MASON JOHN HATTON ALLEN JONES for MATTHEW MYRICK
ROBERT FRUER (FREEAR?) JAMES MALLORY Miss HAYNES WILLIAM COATNEY

55. 4 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794, Additional sale in Est, JAMES DOWLEN, dec'd., by LUCY DOWLEN, Admrx.

55. 19 0ct. 1787; Feb. Ct. 1794. WILLIAM THOM (P) SON to WILLIAM SH (E) ARIN. Sale of furniture, crops, etc., as much as will satisfy 40 Pds. Wit: JOHN SHEARIN (Jurat) & WM. SHEARIN.

56. 27 Feb. 1794; Ack: Feb. Ct. 1794. JAMES JOHNSON to WILLIAM GREEN. Sale of a negro, for 87 Pds. Va. money. Wit: THOS. CHRISTMAS & SUGAN JOHNSON.

57. 1 March l794; Feb. Ct. 1794. EDMOND MAYFIELD to Gov. .RICHARD DOBBS SPAIGHT. Bond for 250 Pds. as Constable in Distr. Of Capt. PATRICK. Sec: JAMES CALLER.

58. 1 March 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. Inv. Est. TABITHA DENT, dec'd., by JOHN WEATHERING, Admr.

59. 27 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. SALL (E) Y HILL, a base born child, apprt. to WILLIAM PEGRAM RIGGAN, by WILLIAM JOHNSON, J. P. & to be taught spinster's business, etc.

60. 9 Nov. 1795; Feb. Ct. 1794. Sale Est. THOS. GIBBS, dec'd., by JAMES MOSS, Shf. Purchasers: CATY GIBBS, WILLIS ARRINGTON, WILLIAM DAVIS, JAMES ARRINGTON, GEORGE POTRESS, JOHN MATTHEWS, ELISHA MORRISON, WILLIAM GIBBS, DRURY OWEIN & WILLIAM BURT.

61. 1 June 1793; Feb. Ct. 1794. BENJA. JOHNSON to WILLIAM JOHNSON. Sale of 3 negroes, for 153Pds/11/11, to secure his signing as security on bond to DANIEL ANDERSON & Co. Wit: DANIEL ANDERSON & JAMES TURNER (Jurat).

62. Feb. Ct. 1794. Acct .sale Est. RICHD. SMITH, dec'd., by JAMES MOSS, Shf. Purchasers: DRURY THOMPSON, Mrs. SMITH, PEATON RANDOLPH, JAMES MOSS, EDMOND GREEN, JOSHUA BOBBITT & POLLY LAMKIN.

63. 8 Nov. 1793; Feb. Ct. 1794. Bond of 1,000 Pds. from heirs of JAMES NICHOLSON, dec'd., to insure that they abide by the div. & sale of his estate to be made by JAS. PAINE, WM.VARSER & JAMES THOMPSON. Agreement of heirs: REBECKAH TURNER, URBANNA NICHOLSON, JAMES NICHOLSON, ARCHABALD NICHOLSON, DAVIS NICHOLSON & BRITTAIN NICHOLSON, Extr. of Est. NATHANIEL NICHOLSON, dec'd, all of Warren Co., and YOUNG McLEMORE & JOHN NICHOLSON, of Franklin Co. that each will pay share of debts & that claims be settled by YOUNG McLEMORE.

64. 23 Nov. 1793; Feb. Ct.1794. Acct. sale of Est. RICHARD BALLARD, dec'd., WYATT BALLARD, Admr.; sold by JAS. MOSS, Shf. Purchasers: JOSEPH HARDAWAY, JAMES WHITE, PETER COLEMAN, JONATHAN SALMON, CARTER COLEMAN, JOSEPH KING.

65. Feb. Ct. 1794. Acct. sale Est. RICHARD BENNETT, dec'd,, by JAMES MOSS, Shf. Purchasers: Mrs. BENNETT, RICHD. TUNSTALL, SOLOMON BECKHAM, JOHN CLARK, BISHOP, RICHD. BENNETT, WM. BENNETT, REUBEN BENNETT, MASON MOSER, C. ALLEN, H. MORE & PRUSCILLA BENNETT.

67. 27 Feb .1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. HENRY EVANS apprt, to LAURENCE LANCASTER, by WILLIAM JOHNSON, J. P. & to be taught business of a planter, etc.

68. 27 Nov. 1793; Feb. Ct. 1794. MARY DUKE, widow of WILLIAM DUKE, dec'd., to her dtr. WINEFRED DAVIS, wife of JONATHAN DAVIS. Gift of 1/2 her distributive share of her late husband's estate. Wit: GREEN DUKE (Jurat) & WILLIAM P. DUKE (Jurat) & NANCY DUKE.

70. 7 Jan. 1794; Feb. Ct.1794. MARY DUKE to her son GREEN DUKE. Gift of 1/2 her share of personal property of her late husband WILLIAM DUKE,dec'd. Wit: HUGH JOHNSTON (Jurat) & REUBEN SMITH.

71. 28 Feb. 1794 ;Feb .Ct .1794 . EDWARD JONES to BENJAMIN HEATH WORTHAM. Gift of a negro. Wit: ROBT. JONES & GREEN DUKE (Jurat).

72. 1 March 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. ISAAC ACREE to Gov. RICHARD DOBBS SPAIGHT. Bond for 250 Pda. as Constable in Distr. Of Capt. BAXTER. Sec: DANIEL PEGRAM.

73. 17 Dec. 1793; Feb. Ct. 1794. MATTHEW MARSHALL to CHARLES MARSHALL. Sale of a negro, for 70 Pds. Va. money. Wit: JAMES BECKHAM.

74. 24 Jan. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. WILLIAM CLEMENTS to CHARLES MARSHALL. Sale of a negro, for 65 Pds. Va. Money. Wit: RICHARD TUNSTALL (Jurat).

74. 28 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct .1794. EDWARD JONES to children of WILLIAM WORTHAM, dec'd Gift of 3 negroes to be divided when BENJAMIN HEATH WORTHAM comes of age among him & JOHN, THOMAS, EDWARD, DUKE & ROBERT WORTHAM. Wit: ROBT.JONES & GREEN DUKE (Jurat).

76. 22 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. Inv, Est. McKENNY H. SUMNER, dec'd., by THOMAS E. SUMNER, Admr. Includes more than 4,000 shares of stock in office of WILLIAM SKINNER, Commissioner of Loan for The United States in N. C. & large am't. of stock in loan office at Philadelphia by Col. ASH for dec’d.

77. 24 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. Inv. Est. MOSES LANCASTER, dec'd., by MARTHA LANCASTER, Admr.

78. 21 Jan. 1793; Feb. Ct .1794. Div. of negroes in Est. WILLIAM DUKE, dec'd. among: Mrs. DUKE, widow; EDWARD JONES, THOMAS CHRISTMAS & ROBERT JONES in behalf of their wives; GREEN DUKE; & ISAAC HOUSE in behalf of his wife dec'd. Commrs: PHIL HAWKINS, JOHN WORTHAM, W. E .JOHNSTON & J. TURNER.

81. 27 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. Est, MOSES LANCASTER, dec'd.; MARTHA LANCASTER, Admrx. Bond for 300 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Ch. Co. Ct. Sec: WILM0T EGERTON.

83. Feb. Ct.1794. Acct. in Est. DANIEL SLEDGE, dec'd., by JAMES SLEDGE, Extr. 1793. Names: MDUKE JOHNSON, STERLING SHEARIN, GARDNER SHEARIN, BENJAMIN MABRY, BRITTAIN NICHOLSON, ARCHD. SLEDGE, SHERWOOD SLEDGE, ROBT.WALLER, JOEL SLEDGE, JAMES SLEDGE, LARKIN DAWSON, SAMUEL HARPER, MATTHEW MYRICK, HENRY DAWSON, Jas. MOSS, Shf., JOHN FAULCON, DANIEL ANDERSON, WILLM. DURHAM & JEFFRY JOHNSON. Tobacco sold at Petersburg.

84. 25 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. CLABORN MILLS (also called CHARLES), a 7 yr. old base born child, apprt, to WILLIAM BALLARD, by WM. JOHNSON, J. P., to be taught the business of a planter, etc.

86. 6 Jan. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. Rec't. from JAMES GLOSTER BREHON to WILLIE JONES, Admr. Est. HENRY MONTFORT, dec'd. for his bond for 1,100 Pds. for release of four mortgages on negroes securing Montfort's debt to him of 1,375 Pds. Wit: JAMES TURNER (Jurat) & HUGH JOHNSTON.

88. 26 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct.1794. JOHN HILL, an orphan who was 5 yrs. old last May, apprt, to EDWARD JONES, by WILLIAM JOHNSON, J. P. & to be taught planter's business, etc.

89. 27 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. RICHARD RUSSELL to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Ch. Co. Ct. Bond for 500 Pds. to insure faithful performance of office of County Trustee. Sec: MDUKE JOHNSON. Wit: B. DAVIS.

90. 27 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. Est. TABITHA DENT, dec'd.; JOHN WEATHERSTON (WEATHER INGTON), Admr. Bond for 500 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Ch. Ct. Sec: WILLIAM ELLIS.

92. 27 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. Est. BENJAMIN ELLIS, dec'd.; WILLIAM ELLIS, Admr. Bond for 500 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Ch. Co. Ct. Sec: RICHARD TOWNS.

94. 27 Dec. 1793; Feb. Ct .1794. RICHARD PROCTOR to EDMOND MAYFIELD. Sale of a negro, for 58 Pds/16/8. Wit: W. PASCHALL & ANDERSON PASCHALL (Jurat).

95. 3 March 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. JOHN SEAGROVES to Gov. RICHARD D. SPAIGHT. Bond for 250 Pds. as Constable. Sec: REUBEN BENNETT (BENNIT) & BENJAMIN JACKSON.

96. Feb. Ct. 1794. Acct. in Est. JAMES EGERTON, dec 'd., by WILLMOT EGERTON, Extr. 1785-1789. Names:

MARY DUKE ANN GUINN THOMAS MILLER ROBT. HARRIS
JOHN BROWN JAMES HARDWITCH JORDAN FELTS NICHOLAS JUDKINS (Extr.?)
JAMES NICHOLSON LEONARD KIMBELL JOSEPH HARRIS NICHOLAS GUARTNEY
THOMAS JUDKINS JOHN COLCLOUGH JAMES HARRIS GEO. NORSWORTHY
JOHN F. GERRAT JAMES G. BREHON JAS. MEALER ELIZABETH EGERTON
MOSES LANCASTER MDUKE JOHNSON JOHN BAXTER WILL & ELLIOT
JOHN EGERTON PROCTOR DANIEL PEGRAM JOHN JUDKINS(for his mother) JAS.THOMPSON

98. 28 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. Est. MASON SCOTT, dec'd.; EDWIN STARK Admr. Bond for 2,000 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Ch. Co. Ct. Sec: JACOB MORDECAI, MOSES MYRICK & HENRY FITTS.

100. 28 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. GREEN GRAY, an orphan, apprt, to WILLIAM DODSON, by WILLIAM JOHNSON, J. P., to learn planter's business,etc.

101. 26 Feb. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. Inv. Est. HENRY MONTFORT, dec'd.; WILLIE JONES, Admr.

Includes: Warrenton town lots (Nos. 58, 59 & 61) & houses & 15 negroes – mortgaged to WILLIAM FALKENER & 18 negroes mortgaged to Dr. JAMES G. BREHON (one of which had been sold to Maj. FENNER of Halifax Town), all mortgages having been redeemed by Admr. for benefit of Est.; watch brought fr. Philadelphia by Col. THOMAS; 1/3 part of l,400 A. in two tracts supposedly in Rutherford Co.; considerable quantity of land on the western waters, entered & probably surveyed according to Mr. MONTFORT's memorandums but no grants among his papers except for one or two small tracts.

103. 6 Jan. 1794; Feb. Ct. 1794. WILLIAM FALKENER to WILLIE JONES Admr. Est. of HENRY MONTFORT, dec'd. Receipt for bond for his release of mortgage from Montfort, to be used for benefit of Est. Wit: PATRICK WALKER (Jurat) & THOMAS EATON.

105. Feb. Ct. 1794. Acct. sale Est. CHARLES SUMMERHILL, dec'd., JAMES MOSS, D. Shf. Purchasers:

WILLIAM SUMMERHILL, JAMLES LYNE, CLEMENT BURGES (BURGIS), ELENER SUMMERHILL, JOHN SUMMERHILL & JAMES YEARLING.

107. Feb. Ct. 1794. Acct:. sale Est. WILLIAM DUKE, dec'd., by BENJAMIN MOSS & JAMES MOSS, D. Shfs. Purchasers:

GREEN DUKE W. GREEN JOHN GREEN CALLER HILL
WILLIAM CHRISTMAS WILLIAM DUKE PHIL HAWKINS, Jr. SEYMORE RANSOM
DANIEL JONES ROBERT JONES BENJAMIN HAWKINS WILLIAM MARSHALL
THOMAS CHRISTMAS EDWARD JONES JAMES WORTHAM MARCELLUS JORDAN
WILLIAM HOUSE JAMES CALLER Col. JOHN HAWKINS PHIL HAWKINS
AARON FUSSELL

111. 14 Jan. 1794; May Ct. 1794. SAMUEL NORMAN of Warren Co. to JAMES LYNE of Granville Co. Sale of livestock, household furnishings, supplies, etc., for 23 Pds/13/4. Wit: HENRY LYNE, Jr. (Jurat).

112. 29 May 1794; May Ct. 1794. POLLEY WILLIAMSON, a base born child who will be 8 yrs .old next Christmas, apprt, to WILLIAM WELDON & his wife WINNEFRET, by WILLIAM JOHNSON, J. P. They agree to teach her "art & misteries of a Spinster".

113. 10 March 1794; May Ct. 1794. JAMES JOHNSON to his dtr. MARY JOHNSON, with agreement with ALEXANDER McCULLOCH, Esq. who paid 41 Pds. for a negro. Wit: SUGAN JOHNSON & WILLIAM JOHNSON (Jurat).

114. 27 May 1794; May Ct. 1794. Est .MARY COLCLOUGH, dec'd.; JAMES MOSELEY, Admr. Bond for 200 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Ch. Co. Ct. Sec: HARDWICK (HARDRIDGE)Walker.

115. 7 Dec. 1793; Ack: May Ct. 1794. WILLIAM WILLIAMS to Ch. Co. Ct. Bond for 100 Pds. to insure that he build & maintain bridge across Shocco Cr. near SAM WILLIAMS. Wit: G. C. BOOTH.

116. 17 Jan. 1794; May Ct. 1794. ZACHARIAH ELLIS of Granville Co., N. C. to WILLIAM SMITH of Warren Co. Sale of a negro, for 65 Pds. Va .money. Wit: W. E. JOHNSTON & HUGH JOHNSTON (Jurat).

117. 5 May 1794; May Ct. 1794. ROBERT CARY of Mathews Co., Va. to Dr. JAMES BREHON of Warren Co., N. C. Sale of a negro, for 15 Pds. Va. money. Wit: JOHN CARY, WM. D. NUTT & WILLIAM HAYES (Jurat).

118. 6 Nov. 1794; May Ct. 1794. JOHN WILLIAMS, Jr. to JAMES CALLER & Co. Sale of a negro, for 45 Pds. Va. money. Wit: BENJAMIN WOOD & JESSE BECKHAM (Jurat).

119. 13 March 1794; May Ct. 1794. Acct . sale Est. TABITHA DENT, dec'd., by BENJAMIN MOSS, Shf. Purchasers: RICHARD MARSHALL for JNO. SMITH

SUSANNAH DENT

JOHN WETHERINGTON

ANDREW SAMUEL

JOHN CLARK

GEORGE ALLEN

BRITTAIN J. HAYMOUR

CARTER COLEMAN

JOHN TUCKER

WOOD KING

WILLIAM PATTERSON

RICHARD GLOVER

ZACK ELLIS

BEN ELLIS

120. 13 Feb. 1794; May Ct. 1794. JOSIAH GREEN to GREEN DUKE. Sale of a negro, for 35 Pds. Wit: CHARLES MARSHALL (Jurat) & ALLEN GREEN.

121. (A) Will of MARY COLCLOUGH. 19 March 1794; May Ct. 1794. Names: ELIBETH MITCHEL; Sisters JENNEY, NANCY MITCHEL, FRANCIS MOSELEY & BEHETHALEM BARKER. Wit: HARDWICK WALKER (Jurat) & BENJAMIN WALKER. JAMES MOSELEY qualified as Administrator.

122. May Ct. 1794. Inv. Est. NANCY THORN, dec'd., by PRESLEY THORN, Adm.

122. 11 April --; May Ct. 1794. Sale of land on which JOHN ELLIS, dec'd. lived to Mr. RICHARD ELLIS, highest bidder at sale by JAMES MOSS,D. Shf., for 80 Pds./10. BENJAMIN ELLIS, Admr.

123. May Ct. 1794. Inv. Est. JOHN FLEMING, Sr., dec'd., by THOMAS FLEMING,Extr.

124. 28 May 1794; May Ct. 1794. Est. NANCY THORN,dec'd.; PRKSLEY THORN, Admr. Bond for 50 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Ch. Co. Ct. Sec: ARM(I) STEAD HILLIARD.

126. 29 Nov. 1793; May Ct. 1794. Suppl. Inv. Est. WILLIAM DUKE, dec'd., by GREEN DUKE.

126. May Ct. 1794. Acct.in Est. THOMAS GIBBS, dec'd., by CATY GIBBS, Admrx. Names: CATHERIN GIBBS, Admrx., WILLIAM ALSTON, JOEL RIVERS, CHARLES MARSHALL, JAMES DRAKE, SAMUEL STOKES & WILLIAM BURT.

127. May Ct. 1794. Acct.in Est. of Gen. JETHRO SUMNER, by JAMES GRAY, Extr. (This is a lengthy & detailed acc't, of receipts & disbursements for ten years, 1785-1793.) Includes: Waggonage & ferriage of tobacco to Petersburg & Tarborough; warehouse expenses, including 'Battle's; payment of taxes to GIDEON MACON, BENJAMIN MOSS & others; names overseers ROBERT COOK, JNO. JONES & JAMES CANNON: legal advice from JAMES IREDALE & BRUMFIELD RIDLEY; clothes, board, etc. for McKENNEY SUMNER & cash for Estate of McKENNEY SUMNER; advances to THOMAS E. SUMNER; Certificates #10209 & #279; & names:

BENJAMIN McCULLOCH WILLIAM SALTER Mrs. GRAY DANIEL VAULX GREEN HILL
RICH. JAMES CRAIG JOHN NICHOLSON Mrs. PARK WILLIAM HOUSE
GREEN DUKE NATHANIEL HENDERSON PATRICK WALKER LUCK KEY
JOHN MARSHALL DAVID MABRY BENJAMIN WARD, Shf. DAVID RAGSDALE
PETER COX MDUKE JOHNSON THOMAS COOK Capt. BENJAMIN WARD
REUBEN BENNETT JOHN COOK WM. WILLIAms JOHN CLARK
DUNCAN & TURNBULL ROBERT TURNBULL Mrs. TABB CHARLES HICKS
JOHN WILLIS DANIEL ANDERSON BERRIMON BILBRO Col. TAYLOR
JOHN SAUNDERS Col. JOHNSON ANDREW ARMSTRONG HENRY MONTFORT
RICHD. BUSH WILLIAM GREEN JNO. NEWELL ALEXR. DONALD & CO.
JOSIAH REDDICK Dr. VERRELL SETH WILLIAMS NATHL. MACON
BENJAMIN KIMBELL JENKINS DEVANEY SHEM COOKE THOMAS OWNBY
JOHN MACON WILLIAM JOHNSON, Jr. Col. PHIL HAWKINS AMELIA HAY
WILLIAM COLE Dr. JOHNSTON BENJAMIN JOHNSON WILLIAM RANSON
Col. DAVIE JAMES JOHNSON JOHN HAWKINS SOLOMON WILLIAMS
THOMAS MAYFIELD __DURLEY BRUIN REIVES JAMES RANSOM
JOHN SOMERVILLE Capt. THOS. COOK __ ELLIOTT EDWARD JONES
ISAAC HUNTER WILLIAM RICHARDS WILLIAM MYRICK __BASKETT
JAMES TURNER HENRY ALSTON WILLIAM CAMPBELL YOUNG McLEMORE
Mr. JONES PHIL JOHNSON JOHN BALLARD LAURENCE LANCASTER
DIXON MARSHALL JOHN PENNELL JESSE HUNTER

Account examined by WILLIAM FALKENER & JAS.TURNER & approved by the Court.

133. March 1794; May Ct. 1794. Acct. sales of MASON SCOTT, dec'd., by EDWIN STARK, Admr. (Appears to be sale of large stock of goods from a store & includes list of articles not yet sold. ) Purchasers:

PERSON WILLIAMSON JOHN McGREGGER MATTHEW MYRICK HUBBARD HARRIS
JAMES McDOUGALL Mrs. REB. HALL HOWELL HARRIS ISHAM HARRISON
BURWELL ROBERTSON JAMES FLETCHER WILLIAM SCOTT DAVID SILLS
HALL RA (I) NEY SUSANAH JOHNSON JOHN HARRISON JOHN PETERS
JEREMIAH VAUGHAN JOHN WILKERSON RICHARD PUTNEY EDWIN STARK
NATHANIEL THRIFT GARDNER HARWELL FRANCIS WILLIAMS ROBERT BROWN
WILLIAM CLEMENTS DANIEL STANEFORD DANIEL FISHER ISHAM HARRIS
DAVID PRITCHARD BURWELL HARTHORN Col. DANL. FISHER MOSES MYRICK
BENJN. HARRISON WILLIAM A. EATON GILLIAM NEWSUM THOMAS JEN (?)
THOMAS JINKINGS BENJM. EDWARDS HOLOMON SOUTHAL JOHN CHAPMAN
FRANCIS DANCY EATON HAYNES JOHN CHAPMAN MARK CLANTON

140. 15 May 1794; May Ct. 1794. JEPTHA POWELL 0RILEY of Halifax Co. to his friend RICHARD HERBERT COCKE of Warren Co. Power of Atty. to secure what is due her from JOHN ROGERS Extr. of SEYMORE POWELL & who is her Guardian. Wit: MARMADUKE JOHNSON (Jurat) & THOMAS MALONE.

141. May Ct. 1794. Acct. in Est. WILLIAM POWELL, dec'd., 1787-1794, by JAMES POWELL, Extr. Includes: Extr.. acct. vs dec'd, before his death; rolling tobacco to Petersburg; one "Parrish order": & names:

GEORGE BEATTY JNO. BARTHOLOMEW MARTHA BENNETT BENJ. POWELL
WILLIAM JOHNSON JOS. J. WILLIAMS JOSHUA CAPPS JOHN ACOKE
WILLIAM ROWLAND JEHU STOKELEY JOEL RIVERS __TURNBULL
WILLIAM HOGWOOD PATRICK WALKER HENRY CAPPS S. TAYLOR
RICHARD BENNETT WILLIAM DUKE JOSIAH GREEN __GILMOUR
HONOURIS POWELL WILLIAM GREEN EDW. JONES S. HARPER

Acc't. exm'd, by WILLIAM JOHNSON & JOS. COCKE.

143. 31 May 1794; May Ct. 1794. BRITTAIN NICHOLSON to Gov. RICHARD. D. SPAIGHT. Bond for 250 Pds. as Constable in Distr. of Capt. EGERTON. Sec: JORDAN HARRIS.

144. 30 May 1794; May Ct. 1794. AARON SHEARIN, 18 yr. old orphan, apprt, to AARON SHEARIN, by WILLIAM JOHNSON, J. P. & to learn planter's business, etc.

145. 27 May 1794; May Ct. 1794. THOMAS ROGERS to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Ch. Co. Ct. Bond for 522 Pds. to indemnify HENRY FITTS, Extr, Est. WILLIAM MURPHY, dec'd. fr. costs in proportion to what he has rec'd. (256 Pds.) as guardian to the orphans: GEORGE MURPHY, ELIZABETH MURPHY & NANCY MURPHY. Sec: WILLIAM ELLIS, Sr. & WILLIAM ELLIS, Jr. Wit: ANDREW SAMUEL & JOHN WRIGHT (Jurat).

146. 26 Aug. 1794; Ack: Nov. Ct. 1794. MATTHEW MABRY to JAMES FRAME. Mortgage on a negro to secure debt of 65Pds/5/6 Va. money to ALLEN LOVE of Brunswick Co., Va. Wit: W. MALONE & ALEXR. FALCONER.

148. Will of CHARLES JAMES. 24 May 1794; Aug. Ct. l794. Names: Son GEORGE JAMES; Son ISAAC JAMES, Extr.s Son JOSHUA JAMES: Gr-sons BARTLIFF LUNSFORD JAMES & EDMUND JAMES; Dtrs. ELIZABETH MYRICK, NANCY JAMES & SUSANNAH BOBBITT. His negro Will to be emancipated by law & have the name WILLIAM COOPER. Co-Extrs. JOHN FAULCON & WILLIAM ROBERTSON. Wit: DAVID HAZELWOOD, FRANCIS BURROW (Jurat) & JOHN FAULCON (Jurat).

151. (A) Will of SOLOMON WILLIAMS. 22 July 1794; Aug. Ct. 1794. Sons WILLIAM, HENRY G. & SAMUEL to be Extrs. & to have his land fr. Est. of his brother SAMUEL WILLIAMS, including the mill, land in Halifax Co. on Elk Marsh Swanp, land bought fr. JOHN & JEREMIAH BROWN & homeplace, on SS great Shocco Cr. & called 'Walkers Hill'. Dtrs. BETSY WILLIAMS, TEMPERANCE WILLIAMS & POLLY EATON. Wit: WM. ALSTON (Jurat), JOS. COCKE (Jurat) & JOHN ANDREWS (Jurat).

153. 28 Aug. 1794; Aug. Ct .1794. Est. DAVID TOWNS,dec,d.,RICHARD FOX, Admr. Bond for 1,000 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Ch. Co. Ct. Sec: WILL,AM ELLIS & JAMES WHITE

155. 26 Aug. 1794; Aug. Ct. 1794. Est. AUGUSTIN PETILLO, dec'd.; JOHN MOSELEY, Admr . Bond for 500 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Ch. Co. Ct. Sec: JESSE MOSELEY.

157. 22 Apri11794; Aug. Ct. 1794. AUGUSTON (AUGUSTIN) PETTILLO to his daughter SARAH PETILLO. Gift of 2 negroes, mare & bed, acquired fr. his former marriage with her mother ANNE MABRY. Wit: ISAAC BOWLES (Jurat), JACOB WATSON & VALENTINE WHITE.

158. (A) Will of MICHAL HARRIS. 15 May 1794; Aug. Ct. 1794. Wife SUSANNAH,, Extrx. Names sons ARCHER, EDWIN, MICHAL, JOEL, HERBERT & MATTHEW & Dtr .MOLLY NICHOLSON. Land on BS Bens Cr., Piney Br.& Meadow Br. & adj, ROWLAND & NATHL. FELTS. Wit: JAMES WALKER (Jurat) & ISHAM FELTS (Jurat).

161. 22 April 1794; Aug. Ct. 1794. AUGUSTIN (E) PETTILLO to his dtr. BETSY ANNE & her husband VOLENTINE WHITE. Gift of 3 negroes, mare, foal & bed which he acquired fr. his former marriage to ANNE MABRY her mother. Wit: ISAAC BOWLES (Jurat), JACOB WATSON & SALLY PETTILLO.

163. 28 Aug.1794; Aug. Ct. 1794. EDWARD JONES, Sheriff, to Gov. RICHARD D. SPAIGHT Bond for 2,000 Pds. to insure proper handling of taxes, as County Treasurer. Sec: MDUKE JOHNSON. Wit: G.H. MACON.

164. 28 Aug. l794; Aug. Ct. 1794. EDWARD JONES to Gov. RICHARD DOBBS SPAIGHT. Bond for 2,000 Pds. to insure that he faithfully execute office of Sheriff, Sec: MDUKE JOHNSON & ROBT. JONES, Wit: G. H. MACON.

165. 28 Aug. 1794; Aug. Ct. 1794. Inv. Est. DAVID TOWNS, dec'd., by RICHARD FOX.

165. Aug. Ct. l794. Inv. Est. MICKAL HARRIS, dec'd., by SUSANNAH HARRIS, Extrx.

167. 8 July 1794; Aug. Ct. 1794. Inv. Est .AUGUSTIN PETILLO, dec'd., by JOHN MOSELEY, Admr.

167. 26 Aug. 1794; Aug. Ct. 1794. Inv. Est. ANN ROSE, dec'd. , by STERLING CLACK, Admr.

168. 27 Aug. 1794; Aug. Ct. 1794. WILLIAM MALONE to Gov. RICHARD D. SPAIGHT. Bond for 250 Pds. as Constable in Distr. Capt. DAVIS NICHOLSON. Sec: WM. NOYAL NORSWORTHY.

169. 13 Dec. 1793; Aug. Ct. 1794. THOS. MOOR(E) of Warren Co., N. C. to WM. SHELL of Brunswick Co., Va. Sale of furniture, etc., for 12 Pds. Va. money. Wit: JAMES BROWN (Jurat) & JAMES SHELL.

170. 26 Aug. 1794; Aug. Ct. 1794. Est. ANN ROSE, dec'd.; STERLING CLACK, Admr. Bond for 200 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Ch. Co. Ct. Sec: WILLIAM SMITH.

172. 22 April 1794; Aug. Ct. 1794. AUGUSTIN PETTILLO to his son JOHN. Gift of articles acquired fr. his former marriage to ANNE MABRY his mother. Wit: ISAAC BOWLES (Jurat), JACOB WATSON & VALENTINE WHITE.

174. Aug. Ct. 1794. Acct. in Est. JOSEPH WARD, dec'd., by WILLIAM WILLIAMSON, Admr. Disbursements by Admr .& the Widow & rec'd., from: ROBERT TURNBULL, JAMES MOSS, BRITAIN DUKE, BENJA.MOSS, WM.WILLIAMS, ROBERT HIGHTOWER, PETER COX, JOHN KILBY, DURHAM HALL, ABRAHAM SMITH, MERCELLUS JORDAN, GEORGE BOOTH, WILLIAM HARRISON, __FELTS, ROBERT COOPER, JOHN PINNELL (PENELL) & GREEN ANDERS.

175. (A) Will of PHILIP KEARNEY. 21 Oct. 1799; Nov. Ct. 1794. Names: Wife ELIZABETH; Sons THOMAS KAERNEY, HENRY GUSTON KEARNEY (a minor) & WILLIAM KINCHEN KEARNEY (a minor) to have lands in Halifax Co. on BS Mill Swamp, with mill, & lands in Warren Co. on BS Cabin Br. & Pig Pen Br.; Dtrs. ELIZABETH WILLIAMS & MARTHA ALSTON & 3 minor dtrs. SARAH, PRISCILLA & POLLY DAWSON KEARNEY. Mentions negroes in possession of JOHN JONES. Extrs.: Friends WILLIAM ALSTON, JAMES ALSTON, WILLIAM WILLIAMS & HENRY G.WILLIAMS. Wit: WILLIAM ALSTON (Jurat) & HENRY G. WILLIAMS (Jurat).

179. (A) Will of EDMOND KEARNEY. 29 June 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Names: Wife SARAH; Son JAMES, Extr.; Dtr. SARAH ALSTON (Son-in-law JAS. ALSTON, Extr.); Dtr. MARY HARRIS, her dtr. SARAH WILLIAMS & her son EDMD. HARRIS. Wit: WILLIAM JOHNSON (Jurat) & JAMES JOHNSON (Jurat).

182. 27 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. JOHN SEGROVES to Gov. RICHARD D. SPAIGHT. Bond for 250 Pds. as Constable in Distr. of Capt. BILBRO. Sec: MATTHEW MARSHALL & DAVID KING.

183. 24 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Est. JOHN CAUTHON, dec'd.; JOHN. VANLANDINGHAM, Admr. Bond for 2,000 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Ch. Co. Ct. Sec: DAWSON VANLANDINGHAM & JAMES CALLER.

185. 27 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. POLLEY HARPER, 3 yr.old base Born child of BETSEY HARPER, apprt, :o ANNE PRITCHEL, by WILLIAM JOHNSON (J. P. ) & she is to be instructed in calling of a Spinster, etc.

186. 24 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Est. of WILLIAMS DANIEL, dec'd.; JOHN DANIEL, Admr, Bond for 2,000 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Ch. Co. Ct. Sec: GULIELMUS SMITH.

188. 27 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Est. JOHN HARTON, dec'd.; DANIEL PEGRAM, Admr. Bond for 500 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Ch. Co. Ct. Sec: GIDEON PEGRAM.

190. 29 Nov. 1794. Ct. 1794. Est. PEGGY SHEARIN, dec’d; ELIZABETH SHEARIN, Admrx. Bond for 500 Pads. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Ch. Co. Ct. Sec: JAMES PAINE & JAMES MOSELEY.

192. 25 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Est. JAMES KIMBOLE, dec'd.; FRANKY KIMBOLE, Admrx. Bond for 1,500 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSTON, Ch. Co. Ct. Sec: DAVID KIMBOLE.

194. 28 Aug. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. JOHN BLACKNALL to JOHN TANNER. Sale of a negro, for 35 Pds. Va. money. Wit: JOHN FLANEAHAM & WILLIAM WELDON (Jurat).

195. (A) Will of DIONICIOUS DINKINS. 11 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Wife SUSANNAH, Extrx.; Dtrs. (all minors) SARAH, LUCY, MARY & REBECCA. Mentions gift from grandfather to Sarah. Extrs.: JOHN WRIGHT, JONES WRIGHT & WILLIAM BEASLEY. Wit: JAMES PAINE (Jurat), THOS. HALL & JOHN WRIGHT (Jurat).

197. (A) Will of JOHN CAUTHORN. 26 June 1794; Nov, Ct.1794. Wife SARAH .Ex,trx.; his three children by her, all minors: POLLY, JOHN & THOMAS. Mentions land bought fr. his brother THOS. Does not indicate relationship but names WINNY VANLANDINGHAM dtr. of NANCY VANLANDINGHAM. Extr.: Friend DENNIS PASCHALL. Wit: JOHN SHORT (Jurat), DENNIS PASCHALL (Jurat) & NANCY VANLANDINGHAM.

200. 23 -- 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Inv, Est. JOHN CAUTHORN, dec'd. by JNO.VANLANDINGHAM, Admr.

202. Nov. Ct. 1794. Acct. additional sale Est. HERBERT HAYNES, dec'd., by JAMES MOSS, D. Shf. Lists cattle sold to: THOMAS EATON, JOSEPH CARTER, WM. KNIGHT, JOHN ELLENTON, WILLIAM BALLARD, EATON P. PUGHE & RICHD. PUTNEY.

203. (A) Will of JOSEPH LINDSEY. 5 March 1793; Nov. Ct. 1794. Names: Wife RACHAEL; Sons LABAN & CALEB (Extr.); Dtrs.: REBECCA RAGAN, MARY HARTGROVE SEARCY, ZELLAH RAGAN, MILLY THURMAN, DARKAS LINDSEY, SARAH LINDSEY & FANNY WATKINS. Co-Extr. Friend DENNIS PASCHAL. Wit: ANDERSON PASCHALL (Jurat), MARY PASCHALL & DENNIS PASCHAL (L) (Jurat).

206. (A) Will of RICHARD JONES. 28 Feb. 1790; Nov. Ct. 1794. Names: Son FREDERICK; Dtrs. SUSANNAH DINKINS & SARAH GILREATH; Son-in-law & trusty friend JOHN WRIGHT, Extr. Wit: JAMES PAINE (Jurat) & JAMES NORSWORTHY (Jurat).

207. 27 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. PHILLEMON BENNET to Gov. RICHAHD D.SPAIGHT. Bond for 250 Pds. as Constable in Warren Co. Sec: RICHD. BENNET.

208. (A) Will of JOHN JONES. 24 Aug. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Names: Sister ANN (E) PURNA.LL & her dtr. POLLY DUPREE; Cousin HENRY JONES; nephew JOHN PURNALL; nephew REUBIN DeGARNATTE of Georgia; Friend JOSEPH JOHN ALSTON, of Chatham Co. son of Cap.. JOSEPH ALSTON, dec'd.& his eldest son JOHN JONES ALSTON ("by his wife MARTHA"). Land in Georgia & on SS Reedy Cr, bought fr. JEREMIAH NEAL. Extrs: "Friends & relations" JOSEPH JNO. ALSTON, JNO. PURNALL, HENRY JONES & STERLING HARWELL. Wit: WYATT WILLIAMS (Jurat,) & JOHN KNIGHT (Jurat).

211. 19 Sept. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Inv. Est. JOHN JONES, dec'd., by JOSEPH JOHN ALSTON, Extr.

212. 14 June l792; Nov. Ct. 1794. ROBERT CALLER to JAMES CALLER. Sale of 9 negroes, for 500 Pds. Wit: BEVIL PARDUE (Jurat) & PHILLIP KINNAMON.

213. A) Will of BENJAMIN KIMBELL, Sr. 25 Aug.1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Names: Sons DAVID, WILLIAM &  LEONARD; Sons JAMES, BENJAMIN & RANSOM to be Extrs. & Guardians of his son CHARLES; Dtr. REBEKAH ARMISTEAD; Gr-dtr. POLLY JONES, a minor; part of his land on Roan Oak. Wit: EDWARD KING (Jurat) & ISABELLA JOHNSON (Jurat).

214. 29 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Est. AMELIA PRICE, dec'd; RANSOM DUKE, Admr. Bond for 100 Pds. to WILLIAM JOHNSON, Presiding Justice. Sec: HARDY DUKE.

216. 27 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. POLLY EVANS apprt, to GRAY MABRY, by WILLIAM JOHNSON (J. P.) & to be instructed in "Art & calling of a Spinster",. etc.

217. (A) Will of MARK MOORE. 13 Oct. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Names: Sons JOHN & DAVID, both Extrs.; Dtr.., MARY BALLARD, Dtr.. SALLEY BALLARD & her dtrs. ELIZABETH ANN & MARY CLAYTON BALLARD. Wit: PETER READ (Jura,), JOHN CRENSHAW & CLEMMONT (CLEMENT) MOSELEY (Jurat).

219. 28 Oct. 1794; Nov. Ct. l794. Inv. Est. WM. NOLES, dec'd., By JESSE MOSELEY,Extr.

220. 21 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Inv. Est. JOSEPH LINDSEY, by CALEB LINDSEY, Extr.

221. 24 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Nuncupative will of WMS. DANIEL. Depositions of MARY FLEMING & DANIEL KEY, before JAMES CALLER & G. H. MACON, that he died last 23 Oct. & that he wanted his property to be equally divided among: EDMOND SMITH HOWEL MOSS, JOSEPH DANIEL & JOHN DANIEL.

222. 28 Aug. 1794; Nov. Ct .l794. JOHN BLACKNALL to JOHN TANNER, Sale of two negroes, for 80 Pds. Va. money. Wit: JOHN FLANEAHAM & WILLIAM WELDON (Jurat).

223. 25 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct .1794. WILLIAM GRAY, orphan of WILLIAM GRAY, dec'd., apprt. to JOHN LAMONT (LEMMON), by WILLIAM JOHNSON (J. P.) & is to be taught shoemaker's trade, etc.

224. Nov. Ct. 1794. Inv, Est. of BENJAMIN KIMBELL, dec'd.,, by BENJAMIN KIMBELL, Jr. Lists: crops on plantation on Roanoak & notes on WM. GIBBS, BENJA. JOHNSON & WM. ARMISTEAD late of Warren Co. with LEN KIMBELL & JORDAN HARRIS security.

226. 27 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. SALLEY G.LAMKEN (6 yrs.old) apprt, to JOHN WILLIS, Sr. of Orange Co., by WILLIAM JOHNSON (J. P.) & to be taught to be a Spinster, etc. Wit: B. DAVIS.

228. (A) Will of WILLIAM GIBBS. 30 Sept. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Names: his uncle WILLIAM BURT, Extr. & to use bequest for his mother's benefit; his sister's son HARWOOD GIBBS, a minor. Wit: EDMUND JONES & LAURENCE GIBBONS (Jurat).

229. 28 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Est. of JESSE LANE, dec'd.; JOHN MACON, Admr. Bond for 200 Pds. to WM. JOHNSON, Esq., Ch. Co. Ct. Sec: KEMP PLUMMER.

231. Nov. Ct. 1794. Sale Est. of ANN ROSE, dec'd., by JAMES MOSS, D. Shf. Purchasers:

BRITTAIN JONES HAYMORE HEZEKIEL MARSHALL ALEX. NICHOLSON STERLING CLACK
PHILEMON HAWKINS ABNER SEYARS WILLIE WOOD WILLIAM ALLEN
ZACHARIAH ELLIS LUCY MUSTIAN JOHN POWER EDWARD TANNER
WILLIAM CROWDER REUBEN SMITH JOHN DAVIS ELY MARSHALL
PATSEY STANDLY PETER DANIEL ROBERT HIX

234. 28 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Inv. Est. JOHN HARTON, dec'd.; DANL. PEGRAM, Admr.

235. 5 Nov. 1793; Nov. Ct. 1794. CATY GIBBS, widow of THOMAS GIBBS, dec'd., gives up her 1/2 interest in 7 negroes her husband had from his brother WILLIAM GIBBS of Halifax Co., the Deed of Gift being on record in Northampton Co. Her daughter LUCY to retain her 1/2 interest. Wit: WILLIS ARRINGTON (Jurat) & WM.BURT.

236. 28 Feb.1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. ELWD. JONES, THOS. CHRISTMAS, ROBT. JONES, GREEN DUKE, DANIEL JONES, W. D. HOUZE & JOHN HOUZE, heirs of WILLIAM DUKE, dec'd., relinquish their interest in a negro to JAMES WORTHAM "of age" & orphans of WILLIAM WORTHAM, dec'd. Wit: WM. P. DUKE & JONAN. DAVIS (Jurat).

237. Nov. Ct. 1794. Acct. in Est. LUKE PATRICK, dec' d., by JOHN PATRICK, Admr. Names: WM. PATRICK, JAMES WHITE, ___ SALE, W. P. DAVIS & BECKHAM DYE.

238. 28 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. JOHN CAPPS (14 yrs. old) apprt, to HIILLERY CAPPS by WILLIAM JOHNSON (J. P. ) & to ha taught shoemaker's trade, etc.

239. 29 Nov.1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. RANSOM DUKE to WILLIAM JOHNSON, J. P. Bond for 50 Pds. to insure support of base born child of AMELIA PRICE, a single woman & to indemnify Parish from costs. Sec: HARDY DUKE.

239. 24 Sept. 1794; Ack: Nov. Ct. 1794. Release from JOHN TANNER (in margin "to WELDON") of all claim to premises (not identified), having received full satisfaction. Wit: CRAFFORD TUCKER & ROBERT SALE.

239. 22 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Sale of residue Est. WILLIAM POWELL, dec'd., by JAMES POWELL, Extr. Sale of 10 timber trees & watch to THOMAS POWELL.

240. 29 Nov. 1794; Nov. Ct. 1794. Settlement of BENJAMIN MOSS, Co11ector, with RICHARD RUSSELL, County Trustee. Names: LEWIS PATRICK, E. MAYFIELD, ___DANIEL, JOHN WALDEN. Col. JOHNSON, JAMES JOHNSON, & JNO. MACON.

241. Nov. Ct. 1794. Inv. Est. of WILLIAMS DANIEL, dec'd,, by JNO. DANIEL. Includes 2 Vols. Johnson's Dictionary.

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