Currituck County Estates
William Badham of Chowan County - 1858
[This estate record was erroneously filed in the Currituck estate collection. A search of the census records turned up William Badham in Edenton, Chowan County, NC in 1850. He was age 48, his assumed wife was Mary age 42, and children in the household were John C. Badham age 21 & student, William age 15 & student, Mary age 8, Thomas age 5, Sarah age 4, Francis (male) age 2. Also in the household were Sarah Britt age 65 and born in Ireland, and Joseph Douglas age 16, clerk. Chowan Co., North Carolina Marriage Bonds list Mary G. Britt marrying William Badham on October 10, 1827. Mary G. Badham left her 1872 will in Chowan Co.]
5 July 1852 - $742. 22 for value received. We, or either of us promise to pay to William BADHAM, or order, the sum of $724.25, with interest from 1 January 1852. Witness our hands and seals this 5 July 1852. /s/ W.C. WARREN and T.D. WARREN.
9 July 1858 - Recd 9th July 1858 $130.73 part of the within note. Received $100 in part of this note. July 2, 1858. /s/ Mary G. BADHAM, admr of W. BADHAM, decd.
[Source: Currituck County Record of Estates 1812-1926; Vol. Ashby-Brumsey (Microfilm G.030.1862909)]
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