Return to Currituck Co.

1788 List of Insolvents

State of N. Carolina
Currituck County} Ss. June Term 1790
Present the Justices

These are to certify that Alexander Whitehall Esquire Sheriff of Currituck County for the year One Thousand seven hundred & Eighty Eight was then & there allowed the following Insolvents &c. Vizt.

Samuel Berry 1 poll, James Crabb 1 do., Jacob Gilford 1 do., Thomas Church 1 do., Jesse Glasgow 1 do., Jacob Goodman 1 do., Stephen Marchant 1 do., Obediah Turner 1 do., Jonathan Cox 1 do., James Dyer 1 do., John Dudley 1 do., Charles Rodgers 1 do., William Powers Jur. 1 do., William Fisher 1 do., Caleb Simmons 1 do., William Smith 1 do., William Williamson 1 do., Edward Taylor 3 do., George Archer 1 do., John Litchfield 1 do., Samuel Burnet 1 do., Luman Baris 1 do., Lindsey Chandler 1 do., Ezekel Evans 1 do., Sylvias Goodwin 1 do., Joseph Goodwin 1 do., Aron Goodwin 1 do., David Greaves 1 do., James Jarrard 1 do., Edward Parker 1 do., Hardin Rodgers 1 do., Richd. Taylor 1 do., Mitchel Dukes 1 do., James Bowsn 1 do., Shibolith Dring 1 do., Taylor Holt 1 do., Henry Price 1 do., William Beasley 1 do., Lemuel Everton 1 do., Joshua Simpson 1 do., Thomas Sanderson Senr. 1 do., George Brickhouse 1 do., Thomas Best Jur. 1 do., Dempsey Gallop 1 do., William Adkins 1 do., Richard Adkins 1 do., Henry Starr 1 do., Isaac Brooks 1 do., William Perkins 1 do., John Badeley 1 do., John Brite 1 do., Samuel Cooper 1 do., Thomas Davis 4 do., Joseph Hayman 1 do., John Meggs 1 do., Caleb Powers Jur. 1 do., Jerimiah Johnston 2 do., Benjamin Morse 1 do., Matthew Wharton 1 do., Thomas Curling 2 do., Jesse Bigsby 1 do., Including in the whole sixty nine polls, Also Two Thousand two hundred and Sixty three acres of Land given in by mistake & belonging to persons that hath removed &c. all which is to be deducted from the returns for 1788.
2263 acres of Land, 69 polls
Test Wm. Ferebee C.C.C.
Recd. October 13th 1790

[By my count, there are 68 polls. -- M.H.]

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