CHATHAM COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA, RECORD OF WILLS
ORIGINALS - NCSA Microfilm # C.022.80001
VOL. A 1798-1819
 Copyright 1998 - present -  Sue Ashby




SOME of these documents are not wills. The ones that are NOT wills, have what they are, in parenthesis.
Quite a few of the wills on this film are absolutely unreadable. So, I cannot put names in the index that I can't read.


The names that are highlighted and underlined are transcribed, in the archives page.
You need to go to the archives page, to read them.
http://www.usgwarchives.org/nc/chatham.html



First page number given is the printed page # at bottom of page. The second page number is the written one at the top of page.
The printed page numbers are on every other page.
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Alston, James- pg. 33a (sale of slave)
Babb,Moses- pg. 39, 39a
Bagley, Henry pg. 41, 41a
Barbee, Goin- pg. 232, 233 (134-136)
Bennett, James- pg. 153,154, (241a)
Bishop, Richard- pg. 20 (inventory)
Booker, John- pg. 11a
Booth, Moses- pg. 321 (310, 311)
Branch,Edmond - pg. 22 (sale of slave)
Branch, Edmond- pg. 18a (deed of slave)
Brantley, Joseph- pg 232, (133,134)
Brantly, John- pg.276 (221, 222, 223)
Brasington, Joseph -pg.258 (185, 186, 187)
Bray, Henry- pg. 264, 265, 266, 267 (198, 199, 200, 201, 202, 203, 204, 205)
Brewer, Jeremiah- Sr., pg. 223 ( 116)
Brooks, Jacob,- pg. 202  ***  (unreadable)
Brooks, Thomas - pg. 274, 275,   (217, 218, 219, 221)
Brown, Daniel- pg. 231, (132,133)
Brown,Nancy pg.- 253 (176,177)
Brown, Joseph- pg. (213)
Bruxton, Thomas- pg. 293, 294 (256, 257, 258, 259)
Bryant,Elizabeth - pg. 2B (140, 143)
Bryant,Obediah- pg. 31
Bullard,James- pg. 60, 60a
Buie, Gilbert pg. 6, 7
Burnett,Alexander - pg. 225, ( 120, 121)
Burns, John- Sr., pg. 273 (215, 216, 217)
Bynum, Luke-  pg. 256, 257 (182, 183, 184)
Carrell, Starling- pg. 285 (239, 240)
Carter, Samuel- pg. 44a, 45
Cashatt,John pg. 285 (240, 241)
Cate, Richard, Sr.- pg.292 (253, 254, 255)
Caviness,Matthew- pg. 231, (131, 132)
Cavness, Thomas - Pg. 4b (142) (Inventory)
Chapman, David, Sr.?- pg. 300 (270,
Clark, William- pg 29 (sale of slave)
Collier, John -pg. 259 (187, 188)
Cook, Abraham- pg. 291 (251, 252, 253)
Cook, Henry- pg. 230, (130, 131)
Cook, John Lett - pg. 180 (42)
Copeland,James - pg. 39a,40,40a
Copeland, Richard - pg. 31a ( POA)
Cotten, Seth- pg. 298 (266, 267)
Cousins, Thomas- pg 20a, (inventory)
Cousins, Thomas pg. 4a (inventory)
Cox, William- pg. 298a[says 289]
Cox, William,- pg. 312, 313 (294,295, 296, 297)
Crow, John- pg. 299 (267, 268, 269)
Crutchfield,Martin- pg. 22a (sale of slave)
Crutchfield,Martin- pg. 10 (sale of slave)
Culberson, Samuel- pg. 319 (306, 307, 308)
Culbertson, Andrew- pg. 45a, 46, 46a
Dabney, John & Thomas H. Perkins,- pg. 29 (sale of slave)
Dark, Joseph, Sr.- pg. 295, 296 (259, 260, 261, 262)
Davis, John- pg. 236, 237, 238 ( 142, 143, 144, 145, 146)
Deaton, James -pg. 229 (127,128)
Derrell, Francis pg.278 (225, 226)
Doan, John- pg. 43a,44
Doty, William, Sr- pg. 296 (262, 263)
Douglas, John- pg. 30
Dowd, Richard- pg. 6a (144) (Sale of slave)
Dowd, Judith -pg. 209, 210 (88, 89,90)
Dowdy, Thomas- pg. 302 (273, 274)
Duffy, William- pg.243, 244 (155, 156, 157,158)
Edwards, William- pg. 255, (179, 180, 181)
Evans, Ruth -pg. 43
Farrar, Milly- pg.260 (190,191)
Farrar, John - pg. 38, 38a
Fearington, John- pg. 5
Fields, Henry- pg. 4
Fike, Lydia- pg. 222, (114, 115)
Fike, Elijah- pg 8a, (inventory)
Fike, Elijah- pg. 16a, (estate sale)
Fooshee, Joseph- pg. 320 (309, 310)
Fooshee,Simon - pg. 37a
George, William- pg. 30a
Gibson, Thomas- pg. 24a (inventory)
Gilmore, Samuel - pg. 238, 239 (146,147,148,149)
Glasson, Joseph- pg. 287 (243, 244)
Glover,Benjamin- pg. 1 (139, 140)
Glover, Thomas - pg. 25
Godwin, Gideon- pg. 20 (deed of gift, of slave)
Goldston, William- pg.241 (151, 152,153)
Grady, Thomas pg. 3a (inventory)
Grady, Thomas- pg. 5 (inventory)
Guthrie, William- pg .254 (177, 178)
Hadley, Joshua, Sr.- pg. 301 (271, 272, 273)
Hatley,John - pg. 203 (old pagination 76, 77) **** (unreadable)
Haynes, Andrew- pg. 22 (sale of slave)
Headin, John- pg. 218, (105)
Henderson, Argalus- pg. 218, 219 ( 107, 108)
Henderson ?,James- pg. (acct. Of sale of estate)
Hill, John- pg. 28 (sale of slave)
Hill, Richard- pg. 34 (sale of slave)
Hines, Boling- pg. 277 (223, 224)
Hinton,Joseph- pg. (175, 176)
Holaday, Henry- Sr., pg. 36a, 37
Hollowell, Reuben- pg. 51a, 52
Howard,William- pg. 9a (sale of slave)
Hunter, Elisha- pg. 35a,36
Hurley, Amos- pg. 318 (304, 305)
Jenks,Joseph- pg. ( 193)
Johnston, Philip- pg. 20
Jones, Elizabeth- pg. 233, (137, 138)
Kinchen,Alexander pg., 226, 227 (122, 123, 124)
Kirby, James- pg. 307 ( 284, 285)
Kirk, George- pg. 262 (194, 195)
Kirksey, Gideon- et al, pg. 21a, litigation of estate of Rebecca Richmon/Wm Griffin
Knight?, John Tapley- pg. 4a (inventory)
Lacy, Philemon -pg. 28a (sale of slave)
Lacy, Anne- pg.260 (189, 190)
Lawrence McManus, pg.262 ( 234, 235)
Lea, Joseph- pg. 221, 222, (111, 112,113)
Leavens, Richmond- pg. 12a (estate sale )
Ledbetter, William- pg. 315 (299)
Lett Cook, John - pg. 42, 42a
Levins, Richmond- pg. 3a (inventory)
Lucas, George-pg. 240, (149, 150,151)
Lucas, William- pg. 53, 53a
Lutterloh, Elizabeth- pg.270 (209, 210)
Marley, Benjamin- pg. 280 (230, 231)
Marsh, Robert- pg. 62 (194 bottom of pg)
Marshall, Benjamin- pg.263, 264 (196, 197, 198)
Marshill,John- pg. 287 (244, 245)
Marten, William- pg. 317 (302, 303,304)
Martin, Clementine - 154
Martin, Zachariah- 217 (103, 104)
Martin, Clementine- pg. 16a
Martin, George- pg. 53a, 54
Massey, James- pg.311 (291,292,293)
Mathis, Clybren (Clyborn)- pg. 214 (95)
May, Joseph- pg. 214, 215 (99, 100, 101)
McDaniel, John- pg. (229)
McDaniel Samuel- pg. 12a (sale of slave)
McIver, Duncan- pg. 213 (96, 97)
McLennan, John- pg. 10 (sale of slave)
McSwane, John- pg. 12
McSwane, John- pg. 24 (inventory)
Meacham, William- Sr., pg. 215,216 (102,103)
Medlin, Michael- pg.249 ( 167, 168)
Milliken, Quainton- pg. 305, 306 (280, 281, 282)
Minter,John Sr.- pg. 50, 50a, 51, 51a
Moffitt, Hugh- pg. 52a
Montgomery, John- pg. 316 (300, 301, 302)
Moon, James- pg. 54, 54a, 55
Moore, John- pg. 278, 279 ( 226, 227,228)
Morgan, Joseph- pg. 210,211 (91,92)
Odean/Odeam?, Thomas -pg. 211, 212 (93,94)
Parish, David- pg. 228 (126,)
Parish, Robert- pg.263 (195)
Parker, Robert -pg., 219, 220, (108, 109, 110)
Partridge, Sarah- pg. 272 (214, 215)
Patterson,James- pg 7a ( inventory)
Patterson, Mark- pg.255 (179)
Patterson, James- pg. 13,14,15 ( inventory)
Pearce, Richard - pg. 6
Peoples,Hugh- pg. 149B
Piggott, John- pg. 302, 303, 304 (274, 275, 276, 277, 278)
Pilkenton, John- pg. 25a (inventory)
Pilkenton, John- pg. 27 ( acct. of sale of estate)
Poe, William- pg. 25a, 26, 26a ( acct. of sale of estate)
Poe, Robert- pg. 289 (248,249)
Powers, John- pg. 9 (inventory)
Powers, John- pg. 8a (inventory)
Prince,Nicholas- pg. 270, 271 ( 210, 211, 212)
Pritchard, Thomas- pg. 290 (249, 250,251)
Purvis, Robert- pg. 314 (297, 298, 298a,[says 289])
Pyle, John- pg. 49a, 50
Ragland, Thomas- pg. 34a,35 (indenture)
Ragland,William- pg. 28 (sale of slave)
Ramsey, John et al,- pg. 32 (admins.bond and litigation)
Ramsey,William- pg. 204, 205 (78, 79, 80, 81) **** (unreadable)
Ratcliff, John- pg. 48, 48a
Regon, William- pg. 310 (290, 291)
Reynolds, Florence- pg. 16
Riddle,Julius- pg.185
Ritch, Jacob- pg.256 (181, 182)
Rives/Reaves,Seley - pg. (125)
Rives, Thomas -pg. 234, 235, 236 ( 138, 139, 140, 141, 142)
Robert & Sarah Estes-  pg. 20a ( deed )
Rogers, Josiah -pg.263 (235, 236, 237)
Ronalds,Sarah- pg. 21 ( article of agreement)
Rowe, John - pg 23b
Self, Parish -pg. 22a (sale of slave)
Sellars,James- pg. (129)
Smith,William- pg. 49
Smith,John/Samuel - pg. 288 ( 246)
Springfield, John-  pg. (117)
Staley, Christian- pg. 309 (287, 288)
Stallings, Elijah- pg. 321 (311, 312)
Stinson, Aaron- pg. 15a
Stokes, Thomas- pg. 29a ( sale of slave)
Stone, Francis- pg. 310  (289, 290)
Straughan, Richard- pg. 224, (118)
Tabor, Thomas- pg. 3
Tapley, John - pg. 4b, (142) (Estate Sales)
Teague, Brinsley?- pg. 24a ( inventory)
Teague, Moses- pg. 7
Temples ?,William- pg. 27a ( inventory)
Thompson, John - pg.246 (161, 162, 163)
Tomlinson,John- pg. 5a  (143) (estate sale)
Tomlinson?, John- pg. 4a (inventory)
Tripp, John- pg. 225, (119, 120)
Utley, William -pg. 29a ( sale of slave)
Vestal, Thomas - pg. 284 (237, 238)
Vestal, William- pg. 47, 47a
Wade, Edmond- pg 10 ( sale of slave)
Wade, Edward- pg. 34 (sale of slave)
Ward, Rachel -pg. 210 (90)
Westray, Benjamin- pg. 308 (286, 287)
Whinnery,Robert- pg. 247, 248 ( 164,165, 166, 167)
White, John- pg. 6, (inventory)
White, John- pg. 4, pg. 6. (inventory)
White, Katherine- pg. 261 (191, 192, 193)
White, Thomas- pg. 268 ( 205, 206, 207) **** (unreadable)
Whitehead, Josiah- pg. 249, 250 ( 168,169, 170, 171)
Whitehead, Arthur-pg. 297, 298 (264, 265, 266)
Wilcox, Rebecca- pg. 244, 245 (158, 159, 160, 161)
Wilkins, Alexander- pg. 269 ( 208)
Williams, John- pg. 306, 307 (282, 283, 284)
Williams, Burwell- pg. 304, 305 (278, 279, 280)
Williams, Ashkenaz- pg.251, 252 (171, 172, 173, 174)
Willis, William -pg. 61, 61a
Wilson, Mychael- pg. 55a,60
Winter, Daniel-Pg. 13 (161, 161a)
Womack, John- pg. 286 ( 242, 243)
Womble, Samuel- pg. 281 (231, 232, 233)
Womble,Thomas - pg. 212, 213 (94, 95, 96)