CHATHAM COUNTY N.C.
GUARDIAN ACCOUNTS - 1828 - 1842 - VOL. B
There are accounts in this volume that pre-date the first (Vol. A. )
Be sure you check and compare both pages for dates of guardianship and names of heirs.
pg. 1 - 3
Snipes, Thomas - former Guardian to:
Chapman, Dolly (Delilah)
Chapman, David- mentioned as being paid for boarding of negro woman & children.
Nov. 1803 - Aug. 1811
pg. 4 - 5
Taylor, James - Guardian to:
Poe, Elizabeth (Miss)
Poe, Ann (Miss)
Nov. 1802 - 1804
pg. 6 -
Goldston, George W., executor of:
Evans, Aaron, dec'd, who was guardian of:
Brooks, Terrell, minor.
May, 1829 - July 1829
pg. 6 - 9
Albright, Wm. - Guardian to:
Dixon, Hannah - her personal property sold by her guardian.
31 Dec., 1828
pg. 10 - 12
Horton, E. R. - Guardian of:
Oct. 1827 - Dec. 1828
pg. 12 - 13
Clegg, David - Guardian of:
Clegg, Thomas (not a ward but had a note against the estate.
15 Mar 1830 -
pg. 13 - 16
Farrar, Jno. - executor of Jos Minter, dec'd in acct' with (this had
a line drawn through it )
May, Emanlell (Emanuel?)
May, Parmelia - all daughters of Jos. May.
Dec. 1823 -
Farrar, John - Guardian to:
Rogers, Henry - Guardian for the minor heirs of:
Johnson, Joseph, dec'd. (not named)
pg. 18 - 19
May, Joseph - Guardian, in acc't with:
pg. 20 - 25
Smith, Nath. G. - Guardian to minor heirs of:
Siler, John, dec'd
Siler, Peter Pryor
Siler, Mary Crabtree
Feb. 1830 - Jan. 1831
pg. 26 - 28
Marsh, S. (Samuel?) - Guardian of
Marsh, Robert - minor heir of
Marsh, Anny - minor heir of
Marsh, Susan W. - minor heir of
Marsh, William, dec'd
pg. 29 - 30
Vestal, John - Guardian to:
Vestal, David, minor orphan
Culberson, John - Guardian, acc't with:
Smith, Thomas, son of:
pg. 31 - 32
Lane, Abram - Guardian acc't with:
Elkins, Benjamin, idiot,
a note against Robt. Elkins who is an insolvent and has run away, William Elkins a judgement against.
Mathew Elkins also.
Lindsey, Caleb, guardian acc't with
heirs of Jesse Meacham, dec.
Meacham, William, one of the heirs
pg. 33 - 37
Crusoe, John, guardian acc't with the heirs of:
Ramsey, Mrs. Eliza, dec.,
Ramsey, Albert G.
Ramsey, John C.
pg. 38 - 39
Kelly, John, guardian acc't with
pg. 40 - 41
Subugert- Shurgert - Stugert (?) Isaac, guardian acc't with
Moring, John, guardian acc't with the heirs of:
Moring, John, dec.
Moring, Elizabeth L.
Moring, William H.
Moring Clotilay C.
Moring, Eliza E.
Thomas, William heir ( not named)
Thomas, Barnaby, guardian
Tomlinson, Wm., guardian to:
Buckner, Martha, guardian for the legatees of
Buckner, Nathaniel, dec.
(does not give the names of the orphans/legatees)
pg. 44 - 45
Ragland, Thos. Jr. - guardian to:
Wicker, Mathew, guardian of:
McQueen, or McQuen, Daniel
McQueen, or McQuen, Isabella
(con't of Thos Ragland acct. )
14 Feb, 1831
1 note on John Brewer $54.65
Henry Williams acct.
no estate or deceased named..
(possibly a continuation for the Wicker/MCQuen acct.)
paid Zachariah Horn? $47.60
Williams, Isham, guardian to:
Feb. term 1830-1831
Stone, Frances, deceased, Heirs of:
Williams, Henry - debit to, from 1830 (this must be the above (p.46) account and is out of sequence)
Williams, Henry, guardian to:
14 Feb., 1831
Paid Zacha. Ham or Horn?
pg. 48 ( whole page crossed out and very hard to read)
Jan. 1 1819
Harper, Travis to:
Kennon, Rich. F. (guardian?)
paid tuiton to A. Albertson.
pg. 48 (new)
(Here is where you will see that Frederick Ragland actually died earlier than the previously found accounts in 1819) Vol. A.
Basham, Thomas, guardian for the heirs of:
Ragland, Fred.'k, deceased
Ragland, Polly (widow)
Harper, Travis, deceased- estate of:
"In pursuance of an order of the County Court of Chatham the undersigned commissioners appointed by said Court to divide the negroes belonging to the Estate of Travis harper, dec'd between the administrators of Abraham Harper, dec'd in right of the heirs of said sec'd and Isaac Brooks and wife, widow of Travis Harper, dec'd met and agreed upon the following report, to wit:
That after fixing the value upon each of the negroes named int he said order and porceed to assign to the respective claimants their porportionable shares in the following manner.
To the administrators of Abraham Harper, dec. is allotted Moses, Diana, Dick, Mary and Jordan as two thirds of the value of the whole number of said negroes uncluding sixteen and one third dollars to be paid unto the said administrators by Isaac Brooks and wife and to the said Isaac Brooks and wife we have assigned Emily and Sarah the other of the total valuation of said negroes.
In witness whereof we the undersigned have hereunto set over our hands.
Oct. 25, 1865 - John B. Mebane, Robert Marsh, W. T. Edwards
Barham, Thos. Guardian
Ragland, Frederick, Dec
hire of negroes.
Huckabee, Gocien? keeping lease of land.
Feb. 8, 1816
Ragland, Thomas dec'd
Ragland, Polley - board
Ragland, Nancy - board
Ragland, Salley - board
Ragland, Frederick - board
signed Polly Ragland (widow)
pg. 51 - 54
Rives, Edward - Guardian (possibly Absolom Harris, see earlier)
DeGraffenreidt, John B.
McLain, Hackney? guardian to heirs of:
Martin, Anna, deceased.
Feb, Ct. 1815
Roe, Solomon, Guardian to Heirs of:
Harrington, Whitmell, deceased.
signed - Ed. Rives, Jehu Peoples, Jno Norwood
Feb. 8, 1827
Lawler/Lewler, Henry, Guardian to:
Yates, Brantley. signed that he had received full payment from Lawler
also, signed G. Upchurch.
7 June, 1823
Cox, Silas - (Idiot) Estate Sale
Cox, Phebe - bought everything.
Cox, Oliver, Guardian.
pg. 57 -58
18 Dec., 1830 - 1831
Clegg, David, Guardian-
One note on
Clegg, Bridget for hire of negro Cillah, & Rachel
Bright, David, tuition paid to for above Baxter
Clegg, Mary, tuition to Bright, David
A. McIntyre, Guardian to
Perry, Mary C., minor
Perry, John, minor
Perry, Lydia, minor
pg. 59 - 62
Jan. 1831 - 1832
Marsh, S. (Spencer) Guardian to heirs of:
Marsh, William, dec'd
Marsh, Susan W., minor
Marsh, Robert minor.
59 - 60
Nov. 1829 - 1832
Albright, William, Guardian in acct with:
others named not neccessarily heirs
Tomblinson, William, Guardian in acct. with:
Barns/Burns? Thomas, former guardian (she may have become old enough to choose her own, instead of the court appointed guardian)