(328) Phebe Moore, wife of Thomas Moore, late wife of Daniel Davidson, assigned dower.
(328) Motion of Jacob Conrad and Hannah--John Westfall, admr. of Abraham Westfall, who was admr. of John Bogard. summoned.
(329) Called Court on James Johnston far larceny.--Sent to Genl. Court.
(330) Same on John Brown and Anthony Fewell for same. Being convict servants, they receive 39 lashes.
(331) John Fowler's still house, about a mile from
Edward Shanklin's--David Nelson's--Jacob Nicholas's--road
(332) Andrew Kline--adjudged bankrupt.
(332) Called Court on George Watt and Edward
Peyton--horse stealing.--Sent to General Court.
(334) Thomas Madison qualified to practice law and
admitted. John Madison, Jr., qualified Deputy Clerk.
(336) Robert Brown appointed guardian to Francis and Samuel Gardner, orphans of Thomas Gardner.
(336) George Kepels, servant of James McDowel.
(337) These added to tithables--viz: Wm. Jordan, James Jordan, Anthony Johnston.
(338) John Boyd and 115 acres added to tithables. Thomas Boyd and 248 acres added to tithables. David Williams and 348 acres added to tithables.
(338) Wm. Robinson built by contract a causeway at Vanse's and died.--Money ordered paid to Margaret, his widow.
(339) Road to be viewed from Wm. Elliott's to
McCutcheon's Mill, thence thro' Buffalo Gap.
(340) Joseph Carpenter, Sr., and Wm. Whooley appointed road surveyors from Fort Defiance to Handley's Mill, with these workers and their tithables: Peter Wright, Solomon, Thomas, Nathaniel Carpenter, John Umphries, Thos. Carpenter, Zopher Carpenter, Ezekiel Johnston, Edward and John McMullin, James Williams, Joseph Leeper, John Fieler, William Christian and Peter Whooley, Wm. McMurry, Thos. Wright, Rob. Galesby, Pat. Corrigan and Joseph Carpenter, Jr.
(340) Wm. Herbert, gent., qualified administrator of Robert Andrew. George Forbes, appraiser.
(341) Hannah Hoffman, a witness about to remove out of Colony.
(342) Hook vs. John Ritchie.--Defendant delivered up to Sheriff.
(342) Martha Ryan summoned for not bringing up her children in a Christianlike manner.
(342) Abraham Goodpasture, orphan of Jacob Goodpasture, to be bound to Danl. Pierce, to be taught to be a carpenter.
(343) Danl. Pierce qualified administrator of Jacob Goodpasture.
(344) Wm, McCutcheon appointed guardian of John Duncan, orphan of James Duncan.
(345) David Moore, orphan of David Moore, aged 14 years, chose Henry Gay guardian.
(348) One wig, two fiddles, one pottle
(349) John Murray, Deputy Sheriff, returned list of prisoners in jail, to wit: Edward Peyton, George Wall and James Shaw. Edward Shaw, son of James Shaw, to be bound to James Hill.
(350) Deposition of John Smith, aged 65, and lives 60 miles from Court House.
(351) William Wood, a witness from Bedford.
(351) Wm. Chambers exempted from County levy.
(352) Saml. Hull, exempted from County levy.
(353) John Thompson, convicted of larceny--25 lathes.
(354) James Robinson, Saml. Robinson and Martha McCormick, late Martha Robinson, executors of George Robinson.
(356) David Cloyd vs. James Montgomery.--Judgment
upon case agreed for plaintiff.
(357) James Findley committed to jail for debt.
(358) Saml. Briggs, witness. Wm. Joy, witness. John Sleet, witness from Orange County, 78 miles.
(359) Richard Taylor, witness from Orange County, 70 miles.
(364) Alexr. Moore vs. Wm. Fleming.--Abates by
death of plaintiff.
(365) Thomas Rhoades--juror.
(373) George Woolridge, returned not found in
(374) John Findley, son to William.
(382) Mathew Peartree, not an inhabitant. Wm. Vowter, not found in bailiwick.
(384) James Kenady, not found in bailiwick.
(417) Sheriff ordered to repair the pillory and underpin the stocks two feet from the ground and place a gate at each side of the bar.
(417) Ann O'Brien, servant of James Crow, agrees to serve him two years in consideration of his agreeing to her marrying Tiadey Flinn.
(424) Thomas Smith, witness from Amherst. Thomas Landrum, witness from Orange.
(429) James Clark, returned not an inhabitant.
(455) John Baskins, no inhabitant of this Colony.
(456) North River, commonly known as Swift Run.
(457) Alexander Kile. not an inhabitant of this Colony.
(460) Two delph plates attached, also 5 delph bowls, also half dozen knives and forks, 1 pair brass candlesticks.
(462) Judith Neal, servant of Wm. Walterson.
(463) Wm. McCutcheon (merchant) appointed road
(464) Jane Davis and Saml. Davis qualify administrators of James Davis. James David qualifies administrator of John Cryton.
(465) Saml. Peffer, greatest creditor, qualifies administrator of James Carty.
(466) Commission for priv. exandnation of Margaret, wife of Robert Miller. Commission for priv. examination of Jane, wife of Robert Gwinn, Jr. Commission for priv. examination of Mary, wife of Malcom Allen.
(467) Margaret and Wm. Farris, orphans of James Farris, to be bound out.
(472) Robert Sayers, aged 15, orphan of Alexr.
Sayers, chose Robert Breckinridge his guardian.
(472) Many certificates for hemp recorded and certified.
(474) John Jones, servant of Andrew Bird.
(475) Robert Doby, exempted from levy.
(475) Joseph Ray delivered up his security into custody of Sheriff.
(476) Andrew Hays, Jr., qualified Captain of Militia.
(477) On petition of Frederick Stern, Isaac Job, Thomas Grayson, John Bell, Henry Skaggs, Joseph Hix, John Draper, George Baker, Joseph Hord, Levy Smith, Erasmus Noble, Saml. Peffer, James Coudon, Edmund Vansell, Humphrey Baker, Anthony Bledsoe, James Newell and Alexr. Page, viewers appointed for a road from Vanse's, by Ingles's Ferry, to Peak Creek, on north side New River, viz: James Neeley, Philip Love, Wm. Christian, Wm. Bryans.
(477) Abraham Goodpath to be bound to John Sutton. Children of George Watts to be bound.
(478) James Cloyd qualified Captain of Militia. James Lapsley qualified Ensign.
(481) Joseph Blain exempted from levy--great age
(482) Samuel Woods, Thomas Goodson, John Richards, Wm. Ward, Hugh Crockett, Jacob Kent, Robert Crockett, Philip Love and Joseph
Crockett petition for a road from
Vanse's to Saml. Woods's.--Viewers appointed.
(484) Alexr. and John Dale--jurors.
(485) Road by William McBride's shop.
(493) Margaret Leeper, widow of James
(495) The King vs. Joseph Bell } Indictment for
forging the banns of matrimony between Ann Wallace and Edward
Sampson, a little deformed tailor.
(496) Wm. Grayson--witness from Albemarie.
(498) Francis Dunn, orphan, heretofore bound to Robert Young, now to be bound to John Miller, to be taught trade of wheelwright.
(500) Abraham Smith qualified Lieutenant Colonel of County.
(503) David Stewart's death abates suit.
(514) John Long, returned not found in bailiwick.
(516) James Kenady, returned moved out of the County. Wm. Means, returned not found in bailiwick.
(527) Samuel Gist vs. Thomas Reed and George Brackenridge.--Alexr. Breckenridge, security.
(530) David Bryan's death abates suit.
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