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I Have Called You Friends

 The records of these early gatherings are sprinkled with well-known Quaker names, including . . . Maudlin, Newby, Nicholson, Toms, Wilson . . .  IHaveCalledYouFriends by Frances Anscombe 975.6 F2a  

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History of Perquimans Co., North Carolina p 379, 380

Ezekiel Maudlin, first in Perquimans, cambe from London, according to family tradition.  This name does not appear on any of the records of the Lower counties in Virginia, neither do the Quaker records show a person of this name.  So the opinion is advanced, that he came straight from England to Perq. or landed first…

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Researching the Maudlin Family

by Orpha Maudlin The Maudlins were originally French Hugenots, driven from France to England by persecution.  The struggle between Catholics and Protestants (Hugenots) occurred from 1547-1559, during the reign of Henry the second of France.  Apparently, the Maudlins lived in the Northern District, as the people who now live there are predominantly of the tall,…

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Mystery Land Records NC

These were when North carolina was still a colony of England and the area was Craven Precinct 1712, which became Johnson Co. 1750, Duplin Co. & Dobbs Co. (1779) and finally Wayne Co. in 1791 which retains about the same boundaries today. p. 557 PATENT BOOK 25 on p. 39 from the CROWN to Moses by…

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