Chowan County, North Carolina
 
 
Branson's North Carolina Business Directory
1867-68
 
 

Chowan County

Population in 1860........6,842
County Seat........Edenton

County Officers

Attorney, H.A. Gilliam
Clerk County Court, Wm. R. Skinner
Clerk Superior Court, John W. Jones, Jr.
Chairman County Court, Joseph T. Waff
Clerk and Master in Equity, Augustus M. Moore
Coroner, ___________
Register, Nathan S. Perkins
Sheriff, Miles C. Brinkley
Surveyor, ___________
Standard Keeper, _________
Trustee, John M. Jones
Chairman, Wardens of Poor, John Beaner

Town Officers

Mayor, Edenton, James R.B. Hathaway
Commissioners, Thos. C. Badham, John H. Garrett, Geo. W. Smith, James A Woodard, Nathan S. Perkins
Town Constable, Richard Keough
Clerk of Board of Commissioners, Wm. R. Skinner

 

Colleges and Schools

Edenton Academy, Edenton, J.T. Deems
Public School, Edenton, Miss Sallie White
Boys & Girls School, Edenton, Miss Maggie Beal
Parrochial School, Edenton, Rev. Mr. Hilliard
Centre Hill Academy, Centre Hill, Mr. Barclay

Churches and Pastors

Edenton, Meth., P.F. August
Evan’s, Meth., _____ Lumsden
Skinner’s, Meth., _____ Lumsden
Ballards, Bridge, Bap., Daniel V. Etheredge
Bethel, Bap., T.W. Babb
Edenton, Bap., C.T. Bailey
Macedonia, Bap., W. Leary
Rockahock, Bap., D.V. Etheridge
Warwick, Bap., Ephraim Bunch
Yeopim, Bap., T.J. Knapp
St. Pauls, Epis., Edenton, F.W. Hilliard

Hotels and Boarding Houses

Edenton Hotel, Sam’l T. Bond

 

Lawyers

Gilliam, Henry A., Edenton
Johnson, Gabriel, Edenton
Moore, Wm. A., Edenton
Moore, John, Edenton
Moore, Augustus M., Edenton

Merchants

Badham, (Wm) & Bro., Dry Goods &c., Edenton
Bond, Alex. H., Dry Goods &c., Edenton
Bonce, H.A., Dry Goods &c., Edenton
Blair, _____ (color’d) Dry Goods &c., Edenton
Creighton, Wm., Dry Goods &c., Edenton
Garrett, John H., Dry Goods &c., Edenton
Hathaway, Jos. R.B., Dry Goods &c., Edenton
Mitchell, R.G., Dry Goods &c., Edenton
Pearce, Edward, Dry Goods &c., Edenton
Perkins, R., Dry Goods &c., Edenton
Smith, Geo. W., Dry Goods &c., Edenton
Woodard, Jas. A., Dry Goods &c., Edenton
Jordan, Dan’l T., Dry Goods &c., Edenton
Roberts, Fred L. Druggist

Ministers

Etheredge, Dan’l V., Bapt., Edenton
Bunch, Ephraim, Bap., Mintonsville
Knapp, T.J., Bap., Edenton
Leary, West, Bap., Edenton
Hilliard, F.W., Epis., Edenton
Norfleet, Wm. J., Meth., Edenton
Bailey, C.T., Meth., Edenton
August, P.F., Meth., Edenton

Mills and Mill Owners

Steam Saw Mill, Hays, John Thompson

Physicians

Capehart, Wm. R., Edenton
Coke, Geo. H., Edenton
Dillard, Richard, Edenton
Norcum, Wm. A.B., Edenton
Warren, L.P., Edenton
Winborne, Rob’t H., Edenton
Fuqua, ___, Dentist, Edenton

Post Offices & Post Masters

Edenton, John  R. McCurdy

(Source: Branson’s North Carolina Business Directory for 1867-68)
 
 

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