HYDE COUNTY, N.C.
MINUTES OF THE WARDENS OF THE POOR
(1837 - 1868)

(pages 151 - 175)

Index for Pages 151 - 175

Austin, Christany - 153
Austin, Matilda - 163
Ballance, C.S. - 173
Ballance, James C. - 154, 169, 174
Ballance, Jas. C. - 173
Ballance, Louisa - 167
Barnes, Wm. - 165, 174
Barns, William - 154
Bateman, Jno. - 153, 154
Bell, E.P. - 173
Benson, John - 153
Berry, Redin - 154
Berry, Ridding - 173
Bonner, Benj. F. - 154
Bridgman, Balitha - 154
Bridgman, Green - 153, 163, 173, 174
Browning, A.G. - 153 , 173
Bruffet, Delany - 159
Bruffet, Mrs. - 169
Buffalo, William H. - 153
Burgess, D.L. - 174
Burgess, Daniel - 161
Burgess, F.M. - 154
Burrus, Allen - 153
Burrus, Levin - 153, 163, 173
Burrus, T.S. - 161, 169
Burrus, Thos. S. - 157, 159, 163, 174
Burrus, Thomas S. - 157
Carrowan, (nfn) - 161
Carter, (nfn) - 174
Carter, David - 153
Carter, Wm. - 163
Cazy (Casey?), Thos. - 163
Clark, Susan - 161
Cox, Wm. S. - 153
Credle, Henry W. - 173
Credle, Jno. J. - 169, 174
Credle, Matthias - 153, 173
Credle Sen'r, Matthias - 151
Credle, Samuel C. - 153
Credle, Thos. F. - 154
Credle, T.G. - 157, 159, 174
Credle, Tilson G. - 153, 157, 159, 169, 173
Credle, Wilson G. - 154
Cutrel, Benjamin - 154
Daniel, Betty - 160
Ensley, B.A. - 160
Farrow, Christopher - 165
Farrow, Dilly - 163, 165, 167
Farrow, Tilman - 161, 174
Fisher, David - 154
Foster, Charles - 165
Flowers, C.P. - 173
Flowers Senr., Christopher - 160
Fulcher, B.T. - 153, 157, 159, 163, 165, 167
Fulcher, Benj. T. - 174
Fulcher, Benjamin - 157
Fulcher, Delory - 167
Fulcher, Lora - 173
Fulcher, Sally - 167
Fuller, David - 160
Gaskins, Benjamin - 154
Gaskins, Hetty - 151, 173
Gaskins, Nancy - 167
Gibbs, Benj. M. - 153, 173
Gibbs, Benjamin F.  - 153
Gibbs, D.S. - 173
Gibbs, David S. - 153, 154
Gibbs, Jane - 161
Gibbs, Washington - 173
Harris, Jno M. - 154
Harris, Thos. D. - 173
Hodges, Wm. - 154
Howard, R.G. - 157
Howard, Richd. G. - 167, 174

Howard, Richard G. - 157, 167
Jackson, Dorcas - 167
Jarvis, David - 151, 153, 169, 173, 174
Jarvis, J.G. - 151, 157, 161, 174
Jarvis, Josiah G. - 157, 159
Jennett, Joseph C. - 173
Jennett, W.R.  - 173
Jones, Abram B. - 160
Jones, Edw. - 173
Knight, D.C. - 173
Linton, Wm. - 169, 174
Long, Sandford A. - 154
McGowen, Levi - 154
Meekins, Isaac - 165
Midyett, Gideon - 159, 174
Miller, Tilman - 163, 165, 174
Miller, Tilman F. - 165
Morgan, Abraham - 165

Morris, Amasa - 169
Nixon, Zack - 161
Odin, Jno. - 154
ONeal, Asa - 169
ONeal, Hetty - 167
ONeal, Jacob - 165
ONeal, Sidney - 165
ONeal, Wm. - 163, 174

ONeal, William - 160
Outlaw, Elias - 165

Piner, Elizabeth - 153
Pledger, Joseph - 173
Poiner, Samuel - 165, 174
Quidley, Joseph - 165
Quidley, Wm. - 167, 174
Richardson, Nathan - 169, 174
Ritch, S.H. - 153
Ritch, Simeon H. - 153
Roper, F.S. - 155, 174
Roper, Jno. A. - 173
Rose, Samuel - 159
Rose, Zion - 161
Rue, Alfred - 151

Sadler, (nfn) - 174
Sadler, Polly - 154, 171
Sadler, Richard - 153
Sadler, Wm. - 163
Sawyer, Rebecca - 169
Scarbrough, Ignatius - 154
Sears, Geo. S. - 173
Selby, Jno. - 173

Shanklin, Dr. A. - 161, 173
Shanklin, Dr. Andrew - 154
Simmons, James - 153
Slade, Saml. - 161
Smith, Arrena - 169
Smith, Jno. W. - 171
Smith, Newby - 159, 161
Sparrow, Dr. Wm. T. - 161, 173
Spencer, Cason G. - 154
Spencer, Jno. J. - 173
Spencer, P.P. - 154, 160, 161, 169, 171
Spencer, Peters P. - 157, 159, 173

Spencer, W. W. - 157
Stow, Caleb B. - 173
Styron, James - 154
Styron, Robt. - 163
Swindell, A.B. - 153, 154, 171, 173, 174, 175
Swindell, G.W. - 153, 174

Swindell, Samuel L.. - 154
Watson, J.K. - 154
Whitson, Wm. - 165, 174
Watson, Samuel G. - 154
Williams, Sarah - 167, 174
Young, J. - 160
Young, Joseph - 157, 159, 160, 174

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[pg. 153]

    paid Matthias Credle in part for rebuilding the Poor House -- $530.50
    paid Matthias Credle for extra work -- $3.75
    paid David Jarvis keeper -- $100.00
    paid A.B. Swindell -- $18.49
    paid Simeon H. Ritch -- $14.73
    paid Green Bridgman -- $30.00
    paid William H. Buffalo -- $14.73
    paid John Benson -- $14.73
    paid Levin Burrus -- $14.73
    paid G.W. Swindell -- $14.73
    paid David S. Gibbs -- $14.73
    paid A.B. Swindell -- $5.00
    paid A.B. Swindell -- $11.02
    paid David Carter -- $5.00
    paid Allen Burrus -- $3.00
    paid James Simmons -- $6.00
    paid S.H. Ritch -- $5.00
    paid Richard Sadler -- $37.90
    paid Tilson G. Credle -- $3.50
    paid Samuel C. Credle -- $6.00
    paid Benjamin F. Gibbs -- $17.50
    paid Wm. S. Cox -- $33.90
    paid Benj. M. Gibbs -- $48.00
    paid David S. Gibbs -- $8.00
    paid Jno. Bateman -- $11.50
    paid Levin Burrus -- $145.52
    paid A.G. Browning -- $38.00
    paid Christany Austin -- $5.00
    paid Elizabeth Piner -- $25.00
    paid B.T. Fulcher -- $9.09
    paid Green Bridgman -- $145.58

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    paid James Styron -- $87.00
    paid Jno. Odin -- $9.00
    paid P.P. Spencer -- $16.00
    paid Jno. Bateman -- $2.33
    paid Benj. F. Bonner -- $47.00
    paid Samuel L. Swindell -- $3.00
    paid Redin Berry -- $3.00
    paid J.K. Watson -- $31.00
    paid Samuel G. Watson -- $31.00
    paid James C. Ballance -- $36.00
    paid Wilson G. Credle -- $50.00
    paid David Fisher -- $6.00
    paid Benjamin Gaskins -- $30.00
    paid Jno. Odin -- $90.00
    paid Dr. Andrew Shanklin -- $45.00
    paid Benjamin Cutrel -- $12.00
    paid Balitha Bridgman -- $5.00
    paid David S. Gibbs -- $6.00
    paid Ignatius Scarborough -- $37.21
    paid Ignatius Scarborough -- $48.38
    paid William Barns -- $40.32
    paid Sandford A. Long -- $10.00
    paid F.M. Burgess -- $16.00
    paid Sandford A. Long -- $19.50
    paid Jno. M. Harris -- $36.00
    paid Thos. F. Credle -- $8.00
    paid Wm. Hodges -- $26.40
    paid Polly Sadler -- $60.00
    paid A.B. Swindell -- $21.75
    paid Cason G. Spencer -- $1.00
    paid Levi McGowen -- $6.00
TOTAL:  $2182.41

[pg. 155]

By amt rec'd. of F.S. Roper Sheriff of Hyde County Being the Nett [sic] amount of the Parish Tax Due for the year 1853 including the unenlisted Tax Due the Parish for the years 1851 & 1852 and 1853 $2089.65
By amt of Cash remaining on hand for being a part of the Tax of 1852 $166.00
Total $2255.65
To amt of claims paid as per Pages 1 & 2 $2182.41
To Cash on hand of the Wardens $73.24
Total $2255.65

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[pg. 157]

May 16th, 1855

At an election held at the Court House in Swan Quarter to elect wardens of the poor of Hyde County of St. George's Parish --
    Josiah G. Jarvis, Richard G. Howard, Peters P. Spencer, Tilson G. Credle, Thomas S. Burrus, Benjamin Fulcher, Joseph Young were duly elected as overseers of the Poor of St. George's Parish

We, Josiah G. Jarvis, Richard G. Howard, Peters P. Spencer, Tilson G. Credle, Thomas S. Burrus, Benjamin Fulcher & Joseph Young do swear that we will faithfully and honestly discharge the duties as overseers of the poor of Hyde County to the best of our skill & ability.
        /signed/    Joseph Young, R.G. Howard, J.G. Jarvis, T.G. Credle, Peters P. Spencer, Thos. S. Burrus, B.T. Fulcher

Sworn to before me in open Court the 16th May 1855.
        /signed/    W.W. Spencer, Clerk

Josiah G. Jarvis & Tilson G. Credle are duly elected County Wardens of the County of Hyde.

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March 24th, 1856

At a meeting of the Board of Wardens of the poor of St. George's Parish at Swan Quarter in Hyde County at the Court House.
    Were present: Josiah G. Jarvis, T.G. Credle, Joseph Young, Thos. S. Burrus, B.T. Fulcher, Peters P. Spencer

An election of County Wardens took place & Tilson G. Credle & Josiah G. Jarvis were duly elected County Wardens.

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    paid Green Bridgman -- $89.07
    paid A.B. Swindell -- $28.75
    paid D.S. Gibbs -- $24.00
    paid D.C. Knight -- $6.00
    paid C.S. Ballance -- $15.60
    paid Thos. D. Harris -- $9.00
    paid C.P. Flowers -- $3.00
    paid David Jarvis -- $7.25
    paid E.P. Bell -- $5.27 1/2
    paid Caleb B. Stow -- $36.00
    paid A.B. Swindell -- $21.75
    paid Levin Burrus -- $38.65
    paid Edw. Jones -- $12.40
    paid Dr. Wm. T. Sparrow -- $170.00
    paid Dr. A. Shanklin -- $70.00
    paid Henry W. Credle -- $36.00
    paid Jas. C. Ballance -- $37.60
    paid Washington Gibbs -- $7.00
    paid Jno. Selby -- $24.00
    paid Geo. S. Sears -- $3.00
    paid Joseph C. Jennett -- $24.95
    paid A.G. Browning -- $60.00
    paid W.R. Jennett -- $15.00
    paid Lora Fulcher -- $66.00
    paid Joseph Pledger -- $4.00
    paid Jno. J. Spencer -- $10.00
    paid Jno. A. Roper -- $16.00
    paid Benj. M. Gibbs -- $69.07
    paid Benj. M. Gibbs -- $5.00
    paid Ridding Berry -- $8.00
    paid Hetty Gaskins -- $25.00
    paid Matthias Credle -- $8.00
    paid Matthias Credle -- $263.50
    paid David Jarvis -- $150.00
    paid Peters P. Spencer -- $12.88
    paid Tilson G. Credle -- $18.74

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    paid Benj. T. Fulcher -- $12.88
    paid Thos. S. Burrus -- $12.88
    paid Joseph Young -- $12.88
    paid G.W. Swindell -- $12.88
    paid J.G. Jarvis -- $18.74
    paid Tilman Farrow -- $29.07 1/2
    paid D.L. Burgess -- $12.15
    paid J.G. Jarvis -- $11.75
    paid Joseph Young-- $5.27 1/2
    paid Thos. S. Burrus -- $15.40
    paid T.G. Credle -- $31.76
    paid Rich'd. G. Howard -- $58.67
    paid Wm. ONeal -- $48.00
    paid David Jarvis -- $13.20
    paid Sarah Williams -- $25.00
    paid Jno. J. Credle -- $5.80
    paid Carter & Sadler -- $10.25
    paid Samuel Poiner -- $24600
    paid Wm. Linton -- $13.50
    paid Green Bridgman -- $3.05
    paid Gideon Midyett -- $4.00
    paid Wm. Quidley -- $10.00
    paid Wm. Whitson -- $10.00
    paid Wm. Barnes -- $8.00
    paid Tilman Miller -- $20.59
    paid Nathan Richardson -- $15.00
    paid James C. Ballance -- $36.00
    paid A.B. Swindell -- $62.31
TOTAL:  $1924.70

[pg. 175]

By this Amt Rec'd. from F.S. Roper Sheriff for taxes collected by him for the poor of Hyde County for the year 1854 $2175.63
Also Rec'd. for Taxes collected from voters & unenlisted Poll for the year 1855 $8.50
Total $2184.13
Deduct 6 prct commissions & $3 for one days settlement $134.04
Total $2050.09
By amt rec'd. of A.B. Swindell of Cash left on hand to furnish the poor house for the year 1855 $10.94
Total $2061.03
The amt of cash left on hand in 1855 being $73.25 --Deduct $10.94 which leaves $62.31 the amt furnished the poorhouse $62.31
Total $2123.34
To amount of claims paid as per pages 1 & 2 $1924.70
To cash on hand of wardens $198.64
Total $2123.34

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