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ANDERSON, CAROLUS
February 10, 1752. February Court, 1753. Daughters: RACHEL WARREN and MARY ANDERSON (land and negroes), SARAH ANDERSON (land on Kubys Creek). Wife and Executrix not named. Witnesses: NICHOLAS
and WILLIAM BOONE. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 7)

ARRINGTON, WILLIAM
January 11, 1750. February Court, 1752. Sons: BRIGGS and WILLIAM (plantation to each). Other legatees: JAMES ROSS, NATHANIEL WILLIAMS. Executors: JOHN DAWSON and NATHAN WILLIAMS. Witnesses: HENRY DAWSON, JOHN PITMAN, JOHN BROCK. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 11)

AVENT, THOMAS
April 15, 1751. February Court, 1752. Brother and Executor: WILLIAM AVENT. Wife: USLEA. Children not named. Executor: JOHN MOORE. Witnesses: RICHARD MOORE and JOHN DAVIS. Clerk of the Court: I.
EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 12)

BARNES, JOSEPH
April 7, 1751. August Court, 1751. Sons: JACOB, MYCAH, DEMSEY, JETHRO, JAMES. Wife: ELIZABETH. No executor named. Witnesses: JOSEPH CARISSUR, HENRY GAY, CHARLES SKINNER, JULION WHITLEY. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 19)

BARROW, EDMUND
March 22, 1758. July Court,"1758. "" Sons: BENJAMIN, JOHN, JAMES. Daughters: ELIZABETH BARROW, MARY BARROW. Wife: MARY. Executors: MARY BARROW (wife), Major NICHOLAS MASSENBURG. Witnesses: JOHN TURNER, JAMES CARY, JR. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 19 & 20)

BASS, EDWARD
July 25, 1748. August Court, 1750. Sons: BENJAMIN (plantation on Quarter Swamp), JOSEPH (50 acres of land and orchard), SAMPSON (50 acres land on Quarter Swamp), EDWARD (50 acres of land), JAMES (50
acres land), REUBEN ("my mannor plantation"). Grandson: ELIJAH BASS. Daughters: KATHERINE ANDERSON, DINAH BASS, KIZIAH BASS, MARY BASS. Wife: LOVEWELL BASS. Executor: BENJAMIN BASS (son). Witnesses: WILLIAM BASS, DINAH BASS, JOHN SUTTON. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 22)

BOYKIN, THOMAS
April 13, 1748. February Court, 1750. Wife: MELDRED. Son: THOMAS (land and plantation). ANN CRAFORD, MARTHA THORNTON, ELIZABETH STRICKLAND and PATTIENCE STRICKLAND (one shilling each). Executors: MELDRED BOYKIN (wife) and THOMAS BOYKIN (son). Witnesses: JNO. SIMPSON, JOSEPH ROGERS, JOHN REYNOLDS. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 43)

BOYKIN, EDWARD
June 8, 1743. Sons: THOMAS (lands lying between Richard Walls and Meadow Branch), SOLOMON (lands above Meadow Branch), HARDY (land on Cypress Swamp), EDWARD, BENJAMIN. Daughter: RACHEL HERON. Grandson: HENRY BOYKIN. Wife: JUDITH. Executors: JUDITH (wife) and SOLOMON BOYKIN (son). Witnesses: CHAS. CAMPBELL, RICHARD WALL. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 43)

BRIDGESS. SAMUEL
December 13, 1748. February Court, 1756. Daughters: MARY BRIDGESS, PATIENCE BRIDGESS (to both are bequeathed 200-acre tracts of land on the Tarkill Branch). Executor: WILLIAM BOON. Witnesses: JOHN CORE, JESSE CARDIN, JOSEPH BRIDGESS. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 47)

BROWN, JONAS
January 26, 1741. August Court, 1743. Brother: WM. BROWN. Nephew: JONAS BROWN (son of William). Wife and Executrix: EDITH BROWN. Witnesses: WM. BODDIE, MARY BODDIE. Clerk of Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 51)

BUXTON, SAMUEL
February 11, 1743-1744. February Court, 1743. Sons: SAMUEL, WILLIAM, GEORGE, JACOB. Daughters: ANN BUXTON, PETRONELIA BUXTON (to each of the above-named children is bequeathed five pounds Virginia currency). Son: LEWIS ("my plantation and land"). Wife and Executrix: ANN. Witnesses: ELIZABETH EDWARDS, ISAAC EDWARDS, J. EDWARDS. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 58)

CAMERLEN, DANIEL
January 7, 1747. May Court, 1752. Son: PHILIP ALEXANDER CAMERLEN. Daughters: RACHEL CAMERLEN, ANN WHITLEY, BRIDGET GODWIN, ELEZIN TEWE, MARY BEST, ELISABETH WHITLEY. Grandson: JOSEPH GODWIN. Granddaughter: BELASON. Wife and Executrix: ANN. Witnesses: WILLIAM WHITLEY, JOSHUA WILLIAMS. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 60)

CHAPMAN, CHAS
May 19, 1753. November Court, 1753. Sons: CHARLES (100 acres land), HENRY (100 acres), WILLIAM ("my plantation"), DANIEL HAWKINS (100 acres on East side of cedy branch). Wife and Executrix: FRANCIS. Witnesses: DANIEL HAWKINS, CHARLES CHAPMAN, HENRY CHAPMAN. Clerk of Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 69)

COOK, WILLIAM
April 3, 1758. October Court, 1758. Sons: WILLIAM, JAMES, ELIME- LEACH, JOHN, LAZARUS, DANIEL, HENERY, EPHRAIM, MERCURIUS (to each is bequeathed one shilling). Daughters: ELIZABETH COOK, MARY COOK (one shilling each). Wife and Executrix: NEOMY (balance of estate). Witnesses: EMELIUS DERING, RICHARD WORRELL, THOMAS PAIRE. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 81)

CORE, THOMAS
October 26, 1751. May Court, 1752. Sons: THOMAS, ARTHUR. Daughters: MARGET COOPER, MARY HOLLAND, ELIZABETH CORE, GRACE CORE. Wife and Executrix: MARGITT. Executor: ARTHUR CORE (son). Witnesses: JAMBS BOYTE, JOHN RIGHT, WM. MURFREE. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 82)

COTTEN, JOHN
Da.te of death, February 2, 1741. Sons: JOHN ("plantation whereon I dwell"), BENJAMIN ("plantation whereon Philip Edcns lives"). Daughters: MARY BRUCLE (or Breecle) (land at Blue water), ANNE COTTEN, SARAH COTTEN (one negro). Wife and Executrix: ANNE. Executor: WILLIAM COTTEN (brother). Witnesses: RICHD. BARFIELD, THOMAS COWMAN, JOHN DAWSON. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS. This is a nuncupative will proven before ISAAC HUNTER by the witnesses above named.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 83

COTTEN, SAMUELL
January 16, 1774. May 18, 1774. Sons: SAMUELL ("my manor plantation"), JOHN. Wife and Executrix: LIDIA. Wife's children: ELISABETH COTTEN EWELL, SALLY COTTEN'EWELL, RODERICK COTTON EWELL. Other legatees : THOMAS THOMAS, EURIDICE GARDINAR (bound boy), JOHN FRANKLIN. Executor: ROBERT HILLIARD. Witnesses: C. E. TAYLOR, JNO. BARNES, SARAH JOSSEY. Will proven before Jo. MARTIN at Halifax.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 83)

COTTEN, SARAH
December 7, 1753. February Court, 1754. Sons: WILLIAM BRIDGERS, JOSEPH BRIDGERS, JOHN BRIDGERS, CHARLES COTTEN, WILLIAM COTTEN, ROBERT COTTEN. Daughters: SARAH COTTEN, PATIENCE COTTEN, PRISCILLA WILLS, MARY COTTEN, MARTHA SCOTT. Executor: WILLIAM BRIDG- ERS (son). Witnesses: JOHN DAWSON, RICHD. WILLS, JOHN SCOTT. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS. Codicil: Dated December 13, 1753. Mentions sons: JOSEPH BRIDGERS, CHARLES, WILLIAM. Witnesses: JOHN DAWSON, JOHN SCOTT.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 83 & 84)

CRUMP, JOSEPH
May 5, 1758. October Court, 1759. Wife: CASSANDRA. Sons: JOSIAS , RICHARD (in Virginia), CHARLES, JOSEPH. Daughters: PATTY CRUMP, KATY CRUMP. Executrix: CASSANDRA CRUMP (wife) and CHAS. CRUMP (son). Witnesses: WM. HALL, CLEMT. LANIER. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 89)

DANIEL, JOHN
November 13, 1754. February Court, 1755. Sons: EZEKIEL ("my plantation"), EPHRAIM, JOSEPH, JOHN, ABRAHAM, ISAAC. Daughters: SARAH DANIEL, ELIZABETH DANIEL. Wife and Executrix: SARAH. Executor: JOHN DANIEL (son). Witnesses: SAMUEL PARKER, JOSEPH DANIEL. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 91)

DAUGHTREY, THOMAS
November 15, 1757. November Court, 1757. Sons: SAMUEL ("plantation whereon I now live"), JOHN, THOMAS, JESSE. Daughters: MARY ROOKS. ELIZABETH WILLIAMS, SARAH RICE, MARTHA RUTLAND, PATIENCE MONSON, PLEASANTS DAUGHTREY. Wife: MARY. Grandson: JOHN DAUGHTREY. Executors: BRYAN DAUGHTREY (cousin), ROBERT PEELLE. Witnesses: SAMUELL PIRKINS, JOSHUA DAUGHTREY, ALEXANDRIA DAUGHTREY. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 92)

DICKENSON, JOHN
February 4, 1742. August Court, 1749. Sons: DANIEL, JOHN, DAVID, ISAAC. Daughters: SARAH DANIEL, ELIZABETH FUTREL. REBECKAH NEWSOM, CHARITY DICKENSON, MARY DICKENSON. Wife: REBECCA. Executors: DANIEL and JOHN DICKENSON (sons). Witnesses: JOSEPH JORDAN, ROBERT PEELLE, ISAAC PARKER. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 99)

DICKINSON, MARY
October 6, 1753. November Court, 1753. Brothers: DAVID, ISAAC (Executors), DANIEL and JOHN DICKINSON. Sisters: CHARITY PEELLE, SARAH DANIEL, ELIZABETH FUTRELL. Kinsman: WILLIAM ROWSUM. Witnesses: JOHN BROWN, SUSANAH PARKER, SUSANAH HORTON. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 99)

DICKINSON, REBECKAH
July 1, 1750. February Court, 1753. Sons: JOHN and ISAAC DICKINSON (Executors), DAVID. Daughters: SARAH DANIEL, ELIZABETH FUTURELL, REBECCAH NEWSOM, CHARITY DICKINSON, MARY DICKINSON. Witnesses: ISAAC PARKER, JOHN HORTON. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 99)

DOUGLASS, DAVID
March 29, 1753. November Court, 1753. Sons: WILLIAM ("land whereon he now lives"), JOHN ("manner land and plantation"). Daughters: MOLLEY CARRILL, ELIZABETH HARWELL, SUSANAH DOUGLASS. Granddaughter: ELIZABETH CARRIL. Wife and Executrix: ELIZABETH. Executor: WILLIAM DOUGLASS (son). Witnesses: CHRISMASS RAY, JOHN DOUGLASS. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 101 & 102)

EDMONDS (spelled EDDMONDS), RICHARD
September 26, 1750. November Court, 1750. Sons: THOMAS and DAVID. Daughters: MAREY, REBEKAH, ELIZABETH and SUSANNAH EDMONDS. Wife: ELIZABETH. Executor: BERABE MELTON. Witnesses: SAMUEL HACKNEY, SAMUEL JORDAN, JENINGS HACKNEY. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 109)

EDWARDS, EDWARD. Northampton County.
February 27, 1758. July Court, 1758. Wife and Executrix: ANNE. Witnesses: JAMES LEAY, WILLIAM WINBORNE. Clerk of the Court: J. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 110)

EDWARDS, ISAAC
December 18, 1758. January Court, 1759. Sons: JOSIAH ("plantation whereon I now live, including all the lands lying between Roanoque River and Uraha Swamp"), JOHN (land on North side Uraha Swamp), THOMAS ("100 acres of land, including Davise's plantation"), WILLIAM. Daughter: ELIZABETH FERGUSON. Son-in-law: SAMUEL PHILIPS. Grandchildren: ELIZABETH PHILIPS, JOHN EDWARDS. Daughter-in-law: ANN EDWARDS. Wife and Executrix: ELIZABETH. Witnesses: JOHN SAWKILL, ROBERT DUKES, JOHN EDWARDS. Clerk of the Court: 3. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 110)

ELDRIDGE, WILLIAM
May Court, 1751. "Supposed son": MATTHEW MOOR. Wife: MARY. Other legatees: MELA MOOR, CHARITY MOOR, PATTY PEACOCK (daughter of ELIZABETH PEACOCK). Brother: SAMUEL. Sisters: MARTHA, THOMAS NIXON, MARTHA MOOR. Executors: WILLIAM KECHEN, JAS. WASHINGTON, BENJN. DEBERRY. Witnesses: JNO. DEBERRY, WILLIAM RICHARDSON. RABACKAH DAWSON. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 111)

ELLIS, ROBERT
January 28, 1740. February Court, 1743. Son: JNO. ELLIS (one shilling). Grandsons: ROBERT and JOHN ELLIS (160 acres of land to each).Neighbor and Executor: PHIL SMITH ("plantation whereon I now dwell"). Witnesses: PHIL SMITH, MOSES BECK, ELIZABETH SMITH. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 112 & 113)

EVATT, WILLIAM
April 10, 1758. July Court, 1758. Daughter: MARY EVATT. Wife and Executrix: SARAH. Executor: DANIEL DUNKIN. Witnesses: GERARD YOUNG, THOMAS WILBORN. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 116)

FIGURES, BARTHOLOMEW
March 16, 1758. July Court, 1758. Sons: JOHN (700 acres of land), RICHARD (275 acres of land), BARTHOLOMEW ("my plantation"), JOSEPH ("land whereon he now lives"), WILLIAM (700 acres of land). Daughters: REBEKAH DERRING, ELIZABETH LEWIS. Witnesses: JOSEPH DEW, CHARLES PEW, WILLIAM SHERARD, JOHN DEW. Codicil to this will of even date makes more bequests to JOHN and BARTHOLOMEW. Executors: JOHN and BARTHOLOMEW FIGURES. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 120)

FLOYD, JOHN
August 3, 1756. November Court, 1756. Sons: MORRISE (80 acres of land in King William County, Va.), THOMAS ("plantation whereon I now live"), STEPHEN, JESSEE, JOHN and WILLIAM. Daughter: ELIZABETH COOKER. Executors: THOMAS and WILLIAM (sons). Witnesses: CHAS. CAMPBELL, JAMES STANTON. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 123)

GARNER, JOHN
March 23, 1746. February Court, 1755. Son and Executor: JOHN. Grandsons: JOHN GARNER and THOMAS MACKOONE. Daughters: MOURNING HARE, HANNER. Wife and Executrix: MARY. Witnesses: BENET SMITE, JOHN MACKCONE, SAMUEL WARREN. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 131)

GLOVER (spelled "GLOVEYER"), WILLIAM
July 30, 1754. August Court, 1754. Sons: JOHN, WILLIAM, GEORGE, JOSEPH, BENJAMIN. Daughters: LIDDY HARRIS, SARAH PARRISH. Granddaughter: MORNING HARRIS. Wife: MARY. Executors: JOHN and LIAM GLOVER (sons). Witnesses: JOHN DAY, SILVESTER EASTIS, SAMMUEL HARRIS. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 135 & 136)

HARDING, JOSIAH
July 1, 1752. November Court, 1756. Sons: JOSIAH, THOMAS, JAMES. Wife and Executrix: ANN. Witnesses: 3. EDWARDS, WM. WINBORNE. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 150)

HART, MARY
July 12, 1750. November Court, 1751. Sons: BENJAMIN, JOSEE, JOHN, DAVID. Daughters: SARAH HART, LUSEE HART. Executors: JOHN LAMAN and GREEN HILL. Witnesses: JAMES WRIGHT, JOHN GOODEN, JESSE HART, GEORGE BRACE. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 154)

HART, THOMAS
March 6, 1748. August Court, 1751. Son and Executor : HENRY (plantation in "The Meadowes"). Grandchildren: JOHN SANDERS, SARAH SANDERS. EURIDICE, THOMAS, MARY and ROSE SANDERS. Wife: MARY. Witnesses: JNO. SIMPSON, HOWILL BROWNE. ,Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 154)

HAWLEY, MIKELL
March 1, 1752. August Court, 1752. Sons: JOSEPH, WILLIAM, CHRISTOPHER, BENJAMIN. Grandson: WILLIAM MITCHELL. Daughters: ANN, ELIZABETH and MARY. Executor: BENJAMIN HAWLEY (son). Witnesses: ROBERT HARREN, JOHN JOHNSON, ROBERT SHARP. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 159)

HILL, JOHN
June 15, 1747. August Court, 1747. Sons: NATHANIEL ("plantation he now lives on"), DANIEL ("plantation I now live on"), LEWIS ("remainer part of my land"), PETER. Executors: DANIEL and NATHANIEL HILL (sons). Witnesses: WILLIAM ADDISON, WILLIAM FLOARYDAY, HOSEA TAPLEY. Clerk of the Court: RT.FORSTER.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 165)

HILL, WILLIAM
September 3, 1748. November Court, 1748. Son: WILLIAM ("my plantation"). Daughters: ANN HILL, CELIA PHILLIPS. Wife and Executrix: ANN. Witnesses: JNO. SIMPSON, JACOB LITTLE, FRANCIS DELOATCH. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 165)

HILLIARD, JOHN
November 6, 1748. November Court, 1748. Sons: ROBERT ("my plantation"), JOHN. Daughter: SARAH HILLIARD. Wife and Executrix: MARY. Witnesses: JOHN MOREAN, WILLIAM LIVINGSTONE, JOHN MOLTAN. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 165)

HILLIARD, WILLIAM
July 4, 1754. May Court, 1756. Sons: WILLIAM (land known by name of "Hogpen Neck"), JAMES ("plantation whereon I dwell"), ISAAC (land in Edgecombe County on Swift Creek), ELI AS (plantations in Northampton and Edgecombe). Daughter: ANN HILLIARD. Wife and Executrix: ANN. Executor: JAMES HILLIARD (son). Witnesses: HENRY HART, JOSEPH BRIDGERS, NATHANIEL HOWEL, CHARLES COTTEN. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 166)

JEFFREYS, ELIZABETH
June 20, 1742. February Court, 1742. Sons: JOHN HILLIARD, OSBORNE JEFFREYS, ROBERT HILLIARD, WILLIAM HILLIARD. Daughter: ELIZABETH (wife of JOHN BODDIE). Grandsons: WILLIAM, JAMES, ISAAC and ELIAS HILLIARD (sons of WILLIAM), JEREMIAH, JACOB and JORN HILLIARD. Granddaughter: SARAH HILLIAHD. Executors: JOHN HILLIARD and OSBORNE JEFFREYS (sons). Witnesses: I. EDWARDS, DAVID DICSON, MARY DUKE. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 184)

JEFFREYS, ELIZABETH
January 28, 1742. February 1, 1742. May Court, 1743. This is a nuncupative will proven before JOHN DAWSON by OSBORN JEFFREYS and RACHEL BOLLEN, and bequeathes all property to daughter, ELIZABKTH BODDIE. Property consists of land, stock and negroes. Executor: OSBORN JEFFREYS. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS. The original of this will missing. abstract made from recorded copy No. 142, in Grant Book 4.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 184)

JOHNSON, JOHN
January 27, 1745-1746. August Court, 1753. Granddaughter: MART JOHNSON BRIDGER. Wife and Executrix: MARY. Witnesses: JAMES JOHNSON, NICHOLAS BOON. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 188)

JONES, HENRY
November 14, 1733. November Court, 1757. Sons: HENRY (Executor), WILLIAM, JOHN (plantation on south side of Roanoke River), PHILIP, JAMES ("plantation whereon I now live"). Daughter: ELEZEBETH JONES. Wife: CATHERINE. Four oldest sons appointed trustees. Witnesses: NEEDHAM BRYAN, GEORGE SMITH, JOHN ELESS. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.

(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 192)

JONES, HENRY
November 26, 1751. February Court, 1752. Northwest parish in Northampton County. Son: HENRY RESTORE JONES ("my manor plantation"). Daughters: PRIOR, GRAY, MARY and KATY JONES. Wife and Executrix: SARAH. Witnesses: JOHN MANDAR, JOHN CORLEW, JUNR., JGEL MOSELEY. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 192)

JONES, JOHN
June 24, 1759. October Court, 1759. Daughter: ELIZABETH. Wife and Executrix: PRISCILLA. Brother: EDMOND JONES. Friend: SAMUEL WELDON (lot No. 90 in town of Halifax). Executor: JOHN EDMUNDS. Land in Southampton County, Va., and lot No. 15 in Halifax given to executors to be sold for payment of debts. Witnesses: WILL CATHCART, WM. FANNING, JAMES DANCY. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 194& 195)

JORDAN, ARTHUR
November 13, 1751. May Court. 1752. Sons: GEORGE ("land where he now lives"), ARTHUR, JOHN and THOMAS ("land JOHN now lives on"), HENRY (150 acres of land), BENJAMIN ("plantation where I now live"). Daughters: ELIZABETH, FORTUNE. Wife and Executrix: SARAH. Executor: BENJAMIN JORDAN (son). Witnesses: CHARLES GREGORY. JAMES JORDAN, WILLIAM BARCROFT. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 198)

JORDAN, ARTHUR
September 14, 1754. August Court, 1755. Sons: SAMUEL and ARTHUR. Daughters: REBECCA, MARY and SARAH. Wife and Executrix: SARAH. Witnesses: ARTHUR YOUNG, REUDEN ROGERS. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 199)

KILBEE, CHRISTOPHER
February 9, 1741-1742. May Court. 1752. Sons: EPAPHRODITUS, XPHER (to each is devised land). Daughters: SARAH, ELIZABETH, FRANCES. Wife: KATHERINE. Executors: MAJ. JOSEPH GRAY, THOMAS JARRELL. Friends: JOSHUA LEWIS and JOHN FORT. Witnesses: JOHN BRASSELL, THOMAS WESBROOK. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 202)

LOWTHER, TRISTRIM
June 10, 1754. January Court, 1759. Mother: MARGERET. Brothers: GEORGE, JOHN and WILLIAM LOWTHER. Sisters: NELLY and NANCY LOWTHER. Executor: WILLIAM LOWTHER (brother). Witnesses: BARTHOLOMEW FIGURES, WILLIAM FIGURES, JOHN FIGURES. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 224)

MAN, JOHN
April 19, 1757. November Court, 1757. Sons: FREDERICK, ABSOLOM, JESSE. Daughter: LIZEBETH. Wife and Executrix: LIZEBETH. Witnesses: JOSEPH SIKES, THOMAS TADLOCK. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 236)

MANEY, JAMES
November 30, 1751. August Court, 1752. Son and Executor: JAMES. Daughters: JANE MAGETT (plantation bought of WM. TURNER), SUSANE SEINER (plantations bought of JOHN HOBBS, JOHN ROBENS and NATHAN BARNES, and a new survey on river). Executors: NICLAS MAGETT and CHARLES SKINER. Witnesses: JOHN MINSEY, DAVID JARNAGAND, THOS. JARNAGAND. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 237)

MOORE, JOHN
September 1, 1753. November Court, 1753. Sons: MARK, JOHN, Is- HAM, WILLIAM, NATHANIEL, RICHARD. Daughter: SARAH MOORE. Wife and Executrix: TABITHA MOORE. Executors: RICHARD MOORE and THOMAS PACE. Witnesses: GEORGE HARPER, JOHN MACDESLEY. Clerk of the Court: 1. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 252)

NEWSUM, JOEL. Northampton County.
January 10, 1751. February Court, 1752. Sons: HOSEA and JOHN ("my plantation to be divided between them"), DAVID, JGEL, WILLIAM and ISAAC (the rest of estate to be divided among them). Daughter: MARY NEWSUM. Executors: WILLIAM HILYARD (brother), JOHN DUKE. Witnesses: ROBT. PEELLE (Quaker), JOHN DICKINSON, ALEXANDER O'QUIN. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 265)

NICKSON, THOMAS. Northampton County.
December 1, 1752. February Court, 1753. Brothers: JOSEPH and HENRY NICKSON. Sister: SARAH JINER. Executors: ABRAHAM STEVENSON, JUNR., and WILLIAM ANDREWS. Witnesses: WILLIAM TURNER, MARTHA MORE. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 266)

NORWOOD, GEORGE. Northampton County.
April 21, 1749. August Court, 1749. Sons: SAMUEL (300 acres of land on the River; "one-third part of my still, one-half of my Quince orchard, one-third part of the fruit of my apple orchard, one of the three Pare trees that which stands nearest the river called Norwood's Pare and four of the Catteron Pare trees"), WILLIAM (cattle at Nutbush and one negro). Grandsons: GEORGE NORWOOD, son of NATHANIEL (240 acres of land, one horse and one negro girl), NATHANIEL NORWOOD, son of NATHANIEL (310 acres of land at the mouth of Green's Creek, and one negro), JOHN NORWOOD, son of WILLIAM (160 acres of land on Green's Creek, and one negro girl). Granddaughters: ELIZABETH, MARY and SARAH, daughters of NATHANIEL NORWOOD. "I give Ten Pounds, Twelve shilling and Six pence Virginia Money to be made in rings with the first letters of my name engraven on them for each grand child I have." Executors: WILLIAM, NATHANIEL and SAMUEL NORWOOD (sons). Witnesses: JOHN JUSTIS, WILLIAM WOOTEN. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 271)

O'QUIN, PATRICK
November 23, 1751. February Court, 1752. Sister: CHARITY GLASSON. Executor: THOMAS DEENS. Witnesses: JOHN BROWN, THOMAS COOK, JOHN KNIGHT. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 274)

PAUL, WILLIAM
May 9, 1744. Wife, Executrix and sole legatee: MARY. Witnesses: R. WILLIAMS, WM. RUSHING, JOHN PAULL. No probate.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 281)

PEELLE, JUDITH
June 22, 1756. August Court, 1756. Sons: JOHN, ROBERT, JOSEPH, JOSIAH, JOSHUA. Daughters: SARAH DUKE, MARY GRANBERRY. Executor: WILLIAM GRANBERY (son-in-law). Witnesses: WILLIAM RUTLAND, ABRAM BRUCE. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 283)

PHILLIPS, THOMAS
April 4, 1751. May Court, 1751. Sons: THOMAS and MARK (one plantation to each), WILLIAM. Daughters: PATTY SIMPSON, MARY PHILLIPS. Wife and Executrix: PATTY. Executor: WILLIAM PHILLIPS (son). Witnesses: SIMON SIMPSON, BEN. EDWARDS, CHRISTOPHER EDWARDS. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 288)

POWELL, THOMAS
July 20, 1752. February Court, 1754. Daughters: KEZIAH and ANN POWELL. Wife and Executrix: ELIZABETH. Son: MATTHEW. Witnesses: JOHN DEW, HENARY HORTON, BARNEBE JOHNSON. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 298)

RAGLAND, FREDERICK
August 2, 1757. February Court, 1758. Brothers and Executors : GEORGE and WILLIAM. Witnesses: JAMES PARHAM, ROGER TAYLOR, EPHRAIM MACGUFFIE. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, page 305)

RAGLAND, STEPHEN
March 1, 1746. February Court, 1747. Sons: STEPHEN, GEORGE, WILLIAM and FREDERIC (plantation to each). Even. Daughter: AGNESS (one Indian slave). Wife: MARY. Executors: EVEN and GEORGE RAGLAND (sons). Witnesses: ROBERT HICKS, JOHN HAMILTON, JOHN WEBB. Clerk of the Court: I. EDWARDS.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, page 305)

Rawlings, John
March 26, 1747. November Court, 1747. Daughters: Lucy and Susannah Rawlings. Wife and Executrix: Hannah Rawlings. Witnesses: Art. Harris, George Jordan, Wm. Rawlings and George Jordan, Senr. Clerk of the Court: Rt. Forster.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, page 307)

Reavis, Edward
February 21, 1750. February Court, 1752. Son: Jesse. Daughters: Jude and Mary Reavis. Wife and Executrix: Sarah. Executor: Capt. John Person of Virginia. Witnesses: Arthr. Harris, John Gilliam, Arthur Jordan. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, page 308)

Rogers, Joseph
February 18, 1752. February Court, 1752. Sons: Joseph, Aaron, Isom, Reuben, John, Drury, Michael. Daughters: Faith Rogers, Sarah Tarver, Mary Lowrey. Executors: John and Joseph Rogers (sons). Witnesses: Nathn. Williams, Ely Williams, Nathan Williams. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, page 318)

Rowell, Elizabeth
January 20, 1745-1746. May Court, 1746. Son and Executor: Samuel. Daughter: Mary Rowell. Witnesses: Thomas Holt, John Gill, Samuel Tarver. Clerk of the Court: Rt. Forster
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, page 320)

Sherard, John
October 21, 1751. August Court, 1753. Sons: Joseph, William, Robert (plantation devised to each), Thomas. Daughter: Charity Sherard. Wife: not named. Two negroes bequeathed. Witnesses: John Dawson, William Bridgers, Agnes Lassiter, John Bridgers. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 335)

Shorter, William
December 7, 1752. May Court, 1753. Son: Benjamin ("my plantation"). Other legatee: Dorcas Hugginb. Wife and Executrix: ElizaBeth. Witnesses: Thos. Pace, John Moore. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 336)

Singleton, John
October 29, 1754. May Court, 1755. Wife and Executrix: Martha. Other legatee: Anne Morris, daughter of wife (500 acres of land and one negro). Executor: George Robertson. Witnesses: Arthur Dickeson, Matt Hubbard, Arthur Dickeson, Jr. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 340)

Smith, George
January 21, 1745-1746. February Court, 1746. Sons: William, JereMiah ("my plantation"). Daughters: Martha Jones, Elizabeth BaldWin, Mary Barrett, Susannah, Sarah, Rachel and Caroline Penelope Smith, Elizabeth Smith. Executors: Jeremiah Smith and Thomas Barrett. Witnesses: James Smith, James Jones. Clerk of the Court: Rt. Forster.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 344)

Smith, Richard
July 26, 1751. February Court, 1756. Legatees: Drury and Mary Aldridg and Richard Smith (grandson). Executors: Henry Arthur Smith (son), Robert Sturt. Witnesses: John Peterson, Robert Stuart, Wm. Cocke. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 347)

Somerset, Seymore
December 20, 1751. February Court, 1752. Sons: John ("my plantation"), Seymore. Daughters: Easter Somersett, Elizabeth Earp (Executrix). Witnesses: Edward Earp, Manual Earp, Wm. Winborne. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 352)

Sowerby, Henry
June 22. 1747. August Court, 1747. Son: John ("my plantation" and one negro). Wife and Executrix: Sarah. Witnesses: Chas. Stevens, Benjamin Deberry, Eliza Stevens. Clerk of the Court: Rt. Forster.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 353)

Stevenson, Charles
July 4, 1748. November Court, 1751. Sons: Benjamin, George, William and Jesse (land divided among them). Daughters: Martha, Susanna and Olive. Wife: Elizabeth. Executor: William Stevenson (son). Witnesses: John Dawson, Abrm. Hood, Edward Streater. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 361)

Strickland, Joseph
September 25, 1755. November Court, 1755. Son: Axem ("my plantation"). Daughters: Rachel Strickland (land on Great Branch), Abe- Gill Strickland, Olliep Strickland. Wife and Executrix: Elisabeth. Executor: Joseph Sikes. Witnesses: William Moore, John Powell. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 363)

Stringfield, Richard
July 19, 1747. November Court, 1747. Sons: James, Richard, Joseph (Executor). Witnesses: Thomas Shorn, Samuel Warren. Clerk of the Court: Rt. Forster.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 364)

Taylor, Andrew
March 1, 1759. April Court, 1759. Sons: Caleb (plantation and two negroes), Demsy (one negro). Daughters: Grace and Judith. Wife and Executrix: Anne. Witnesses: I. Edwards, John Hayes, Samuel Hayes. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 371)

Taylor, Samuel
1746. Sons: Robert ("my plantation" and two negroes), Ethd. (land and two negroes), Harry (lands). Daughters: Elizabeth and Martha Taylor (negro and increase). Wife: Cela. Executor: Ethd. Taylor (son). Bequests made to son, Samuel Taylor, "in case he returns to Meherrin to enjoy same." No signature, witnesses or probate.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 373)

Thomas, John
March 18, 1745. May Court, 1746. Son: Joseph (plantation and negro). Wife and Executrix: Ann. Witnesses: I. Edwards. John Goodall, Matthew Lowry. Clerk of the Court: Rt. Forster.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 374)

Tyner, Nicholas
December 12, 1752. November Court, 1753. Grandson: James Tyner (lands on Gaulberry). Other children: Nicholas and John Tyner (the children of James Tyner, deed.), William Tyner, Sarah Woodard, Elizabeth Johnson and Ann Corbett. Executor: William Tyner (son). Wife: Elizabeth. All estate divided among children above- named. Witnesses: 3. Dew, William Corbett. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 385)

Vaughan, John
August Court, 1750. Sons: William and John. Daughters: Lucey, Mollie and Fanny. Wife and Executrix: Cassiah. Witnesses: Samuel Tarver (Executor), William Baker, John Mander. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 387)

Vaughan, Vinson
June 29, 1749. August Court, 1749. Sons: Vinson (350 acres of land and three negroes), Joshua (one negro), Noel Hutchens (one negro). Daughters: Margaret Breathan, Sarah Vaughan, Nagmy Vaughan (one negro to each). Executors: John Brethen and Franses Vaughan. Witnesses: Richard Brown, John Breeding. John Brown. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 387)

Wall, Richard
February 29, 1752. August Court, 1755. Sons: Sampson (1 negro), Richard, Arthur, Samuel. Daughters: Judith Deloatch, Sarah BoyKin, Precila Benson, Jane Lewis. Wife: Lucy. Witnesses: Chas. Campbell, James Lewis. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 390)

War, William
December 16, 1754. May Court. 1756. .Sons: Henry, Thomas (200 acres of land on the Horse Hole). Daughter: Ann War. Wife: Ann. Executor: William Winborne. Witnesses: Thomas Flanner. Philip Winborne. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 392)

Webb, John
February 11, 1749. February Court, 1749. Sons: Jolley, James and Jesse. Daughter: Judith Webb (estate divided among children above named). Wife and Executrix: Elizabeth. Witnesses: Robert Hicks, William Ragland. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 395)

Whitley, William
August 15, 1751. April Court, 1759. Sons: Jacob, James, William, Arthur, Joseph. Daughters: Elizabeth, Julian and Susanna. Wife and Executrix: Julian. Witnesses: James Gay. Elisha Darden, Charles Barnes. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 405)

Williams, George
January 6, 1749-1750. May Court, 1750. Sons: Robert (one negro), George (land bought of Matthew Kinchen, and one negro), Samuel (one negro), Jacob (one negro), William (one negro). Lands lying on Hopkins Howell's spring branch, and Kerby's Creek, Daughters: Sarah, Ann and Meldred. Wife: Sarah (seven negroes). Other legatees: Ethel Taylor and James Turner, Jb. Executors: Robert Williams (son). Witnesses: Jno. Simpson, Ethd. Taylor, Nicholas Monger, William Monger. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 409)

Williams, Moab
May 19, 1751. May Court, 1752. Lands on Potecasi Creek called the Roundabout, and also lands purchased of Robert Edwards. Son: DenTon (water mill and still). Wife and Executrix: Sarah Williams. Father of wife: James Denton (Executor). Witnesses: John Brown, Anne Williams, John Thorn. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 411)

Williams, Nathan
April 8, 1751. July Court, 1758. Sons: Eley and Nathan (lands on Plumtree and Cyprus Branch), Thomas. Daughters: Martha Williams and four others, not named. Wife and Executrix: Rebecca (four negroes). Witnesses: Chaplin Williams, John Fordham. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 411)

Williams, Rowland
March 8, 1754. May Court, 1754. .Son: John ("all my lands in North Carolina"). Daughters: Casiah Ball, Martha and Lewsy Williams. Wife and Executrix: Phelis. Witnesses: William Armistead, James Wallace, Fra. Jones. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 412)

Willson, William
January 1, 1745. No probate. Sons: John, Isaac (land on south side of Tarr River), Elisha Moore Wilson. Daughters: Charity, Anne, Katherine, Elinor and Mary Willson. Negroes bequeathed to above named. Wife: Judith. Executor: John Edwards. Witnesses: Abrm. Hood, John Goodall, Michael Turner
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 415)

Wood, James, Sr.
June 25, 1751. March 18, 1752. Northwest Parish, Sons: James (lands on Cuttowhisky Marsh and pasture lands on Cuttowhisky Swamp, together with five negro slaves), Joseph (land on Cuttowhisky, together with six negroes), Jonas ("plantation whereon I now live" on Cuttowhisky Marsh, together with six negroes and a still). Moses (one shilling). Plantation at Coniritratt given to three sons. Daughters: ElizaBeth. Susannah and Mary Wood, Mary Outlaw, Sarah Duffield, Ann and Charity Wood, Rosannah Bond, Winny Wood (negroes given to above-named daughters). Sister: Sarah Killingsworth. Executors: Joseph and Jonas Wood (sons). Witnesses: Barn Aba Baggott, John Parker, Wm. Fryer. Proven before Gab. Johnston at Eden House.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 420)

Woods, Thomas
October 20, 1751. November Court, 1751. Son: Jesse. Daughter: Ann Woods. Wife: Mary. Witnesses: Charles Counsell, Andrew Taylor, Michael Councill. Clerk of the Court: I. Edwards.
(Source: Abstracts of North Carolina Wills, By: J. Bryan Grimes, Secretary of State, 1910, Page 422)

 
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