With reference to Caswell’s influence in the Halifax Convention, John D. Toomer, speaking at a State Constitutional Convention in Raleigh in November 1835, stated: A Congress was convened in Halifax in 1776 to form a Constitution for our State. The most popular man in the country was Richard Caswell who was President of that Congress…

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Page 68-69 At the same time, a trouble spot had developed in southwestern Dobbs County as is indicated by the following letter to Governor Caswell from Stephen Cobb who resided near where the present town of Goldsboro stands:  26th July 1779  Dear Sir: Mr. John Barefoot informed me yesterday that he saw one Stanly that…

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Probate Records Eli Sparrow Return for the Estate of — Eli Sparrow Deed for 1841April 3 = paid W Lewis for return  1.50Sept 14 = paid W E Pishardrom for cost  8.75 Dec 9 = paid W E hughron for Abigal Sparrow 6.50 1842Jan 29 paid F Joy and Co for Sophroney Sparrow 6.50July 8…

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Click here for PDF Daniel Sparrow Land Deed 000F00138 PLAT BK 000F ____under’s, Routs, Issues and Profits of the 13 same and all the Estate, Right, Title, Interest.  Claim and Demand of him the said John Singleton to the said Plantation Tract or parcel of Land claiming or belonging  ?  The said John Singleton do…

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Name: Edward Wallace Gender: Male Military Date: 16 Dec 1777 Military Place: USA State or Army Served: Continental Troops Regiment: 2d Regiment Rank: Remark: On Comand Name: Edward Wallace Gender: Male Military Date: 23 Nov 1778 Military Place: USA State or Army Served: Continental Troops Regiment: Lamb’s Company of Artillery Rank: Matross Name: Edward Wallis …

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Map Group 23 A-Ga Map Group 23 G-P Names P-Wa James Vickers, Brnjamin R. Wallace James Vickers  Section 4Benjamin R. Wallace   Section 14 W – Wallace Benjamin R. Wallace  Section 15, Section 25, 27 (2 parts) Patent Map Group 23 page 308-309   Road Map p310-311 Historical Map p312-313

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p. 80 448 Samuel M. Phelps md Elizabeth Sparrow – Thomas Anderson, Bnds. License Sept. 5, 1843 (This is the only Phelps and Sparrow in this book) Starkville Mississippi Public Library (Genealogy) Starkville, Mississippi G929.3762 HIN, MS c.1

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