Reverend Jeremiah Etheridge


Submitted By: Russell C. Etheridge III

I have been trying to tie my 3g grandfather, Rev. Jeremiah Etheridge, b.ca.1780-b/4 1843, to his father. Who, I believe, was Thomas Etheridge Sr. of Camden Co., as shown on the 1790 census.

Jeremiah married Sarah/Sally Lurry Forbes abt.1810-13. He and Sally sold a farm in Camden County in 1813 and moved to Currituck and on to Pasquotank by 1825. He was the pastor of the Elizabeth City First Baptist Church while in Pasquotank. This is where his trail grows cold and I can't find his place or time of death.

Russell,

The following information was copied from the Currituck County website.


November Term 1819

29 Nov 1819
Ordered that Jeremiah ETHERIDGE be appointed guardian to John BAXTER orphan of John BAXTER Senr. Dec. Who entered into bond with William WILSON

November Term 1823

Nov. 1823
Cartwright BELL named as one of the Justices
Isaac BAXTER named paymaster for the militia who guards the jail
Jeremiah ETHERIDGE petitions the court to sell certain property belonging to Joseph BAXTER orphans. Ordered that the pray of the petition be granted.

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