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

(pages 51 - 75)

Index for Pages 51 - 75

Balance, Laban - 59
Balance, Thomas - 52
Ballance, Thos. - 72, 75
Ballance, Thomas - 67
Beckwith, (nfn) - 56
Berry, Clarissa - 55
Bishop, Burriage - 59
Bishop, Henry - 64, 66
Blackwell, J.V. - 63, 66
Blackwell, Josiah C. - 59
Blake, Betsy - 73, 75
Blake, Elizabeth - 72
Blake, Orpha - 73
Bonner, Benj. F. - 75
Bonner, Benjamin F. - 72
Bonner, Robart J. - 59
Bridgman, Thomas - 51, 57
Bridgman, Thos. - 57, 59, 61, 65, 66, 73, 75
Bridgman, Will - 57, 73
Bridgman, William - 51, 65
Brocklin, William - 53
Brooks, Caleb F. - 59
Brooks, Israel - 53, 58, 60, 64, 66
Brooks, Samuel - 52
Burrus, John S. - 69, 71, 73, 75
Caffee, Sally - 64, 66
Cahoon, John - 52, 59, 72, 75
Cahoon, William - 59
Carrowan, Asa - 55, 61
Coalston, James - 63, 66
Coalston, John - 66
Colston, John T. - 56
Cradle, Daniel - 61
Cradle, Thos. F. - 61
Cradle, Tilson G. - 61
Credle, Daniel - 52, 57
Credle, James - 59
Credle, Sen'r., John - 52, 59, 61
Credle, Matthias - 56, 60, 65, 67
Credle, Nathaniel - 52, 56, 59, 60
Credle, Samuel C. - 64, 66
Credle, T.G. - 59, 66, 67, 75
Credle, Tilson G. - 51, 52, 56, 57, 59, 60, 61, 65, 71, 73
Credle, W. - 60
Credle, Will H. - 60
Credle, Will M. - 57, 75
Credle, William H. - 52
Credle, Wilson - 52, 55, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 66, 67, 69, 71, 72, 75
Cutrial, Henry - 72
Daily, Jordan P. - 60
Daniels, Clemant - 59
Davis, John - 55
Donell, John R. - 53
Donnel, Richard S. - 61
Dukes, Sally - 72
Dunbar, Silas - 56
Emory, Stephen - 67
Ensley, Agnes - 59
Fletcher, Ann - 55
Fulford. Benjamin B. - 52
Garrish, Simon H. - 69, 75
Gibbs, Christopher - 63, 66
Gibbs, David S. - 59
Gibbs, Hilliard - 71, 75
Gibbs, James W. - 53
Gibbs, M.S. - 66, 75
Gibbs, Nathaniel - 61, 72, 75
Gibbs, Noah - 67
Gibbs, Smith B. - 52
Gibbs, Washington - 51, 61
Gray, Arnold - 55, 61, 72, 75
Griffen, Byron H. - 52
Griffin, B.H. - 66, 71, 75
Griffin, Doc B.H. - 63
Harris, Benjamin - 59
Harris, Jabez K. - 52, 55, 60, 61, 63, 66, 69, 71, 75
Harris, Josiah - 60
Harris, R.D. - 71, 75

Harris, Robart T. - 60
Harris, Sally - 52, 61
Howard, Will H. - 60, 66
Howard, William H. - 56, 59, 63
Jarvis, Elizabeth - 61, 64, 66
Jasper, Jno. B. - 56
Jennett, Joseph C. - 51, 52, 55, 60, 69, 73, 75
Jennett, Robart - 52, 55, 60
Jennett, Robert - 62, 63, 66
Jennett, Solimon - 59
Jones, A.B. - 63, 66
Litchfield, John - 59
Litchfield, John M. - 56, 57
Litchfield, John W. - 53, 61, 66, 72, 75
Longtom, Thos. - 73
McCloud, James - 69
Mann, Samuel - 59
Martin, Doct. - 52
Martin, T.D. - 63, 66
Mason, John - 73
Midgett, Daniel - 67
Midgett, John - 67

Midyett, Benjamin - 59
Midyett, Gideon - 53
Midyett, Gideon W. - 72, 75
Mitchell, Alex. - 60
Mitchell, Alexander - 53
Moore, R.M.G. - 67
Moss, Mrs. - 71

Moss, William - 65, 67, 73, 75
Murry, Riley - 60
Neal, Martha - 72
Neal, Nehmiah - 59
ONeal, Elizabeth - 57, 61
ONeal, Ephrim - 52, 55, 59, 60
Pledger, Joseph - 61
Quidley, Redin - 51
Robbins, John - 60
Robinson, Jonathan - 52
Rolison, Isaak - 73
Roper, F.S. - 61
Sadler, Ananias - 60, 63, 66
Sadler, Dolly - 67
Sadler, Dorcas - 73

Sadler, Polly - 61, 73
Sadler, Richard - 56, 60, 61
Sawyer, Isaac - 59
Sawyer, widow - 72
Seabrook, Louisa - 52
Selby, Mary - 53
Slade, Daniel - 52
Slade, Edmond - 52
Smith, Lytha - 56
Smith, W.J. - 66
Smith, Will J. - 56, 60
Smith William J. - 64
Sparrow, Will T. - 71, 75

Spencer, Comfort - 51
Spencer, Jones - 52, 55, 56, 59, 60, 63, 66, 69, 71, 75
Spencer, Will Z. - 71
Styron, Will W. - 53
Swindell, A.B. - 73
Swindell, Dixon - 52
Swindell, Frederick R. - 61
Swindell, John L. - 52, 55, 56, 59, 60, 61, 63, 66
Swindell, John W. - 64
Swindell Leroy M. - 61, 64, 66
Swindell, Redding - 64, 66
Swindell, Redin G. - 72, 75

Tart, Thos. - 57, 72
Tooley, W.B. - 64, 67
Tooly, Jeramiah - 56, 60
Tyson, Thos. - 59
Tyson, William - 55, 66
Waide, Caturlin - 51
Ward, W. - 64
Williams, Shedarick - 60
Woliace, Josiah - 53

[pg. 51]

April 8th, 1844 (cont.)

[pg. 52]
   
paid John L. Swindell, commission - $7.23
    paid Joseph C. Jennett, commission - $7.23
    paid Jones Spencer, commission - $7.23
    paid Jabez K. Harris, commission - $7/23
    paid Wilson Credle, commission - $10.68
    paid Robart Jennett, commission - $10.68
    paid William H. Credle - $7.23
    paid Smith B. Gibbs - $60.00
    paid Nathaniel Credle - $19.00
    paid Thomas Balance - $24.00
    paid Thomas Balance - $24.00
    paid Thomas Balance - $24.00
    paid Thomas Balance - $7.97
    paid Thomas Balance - $16.00
    paid Thomas Balance - $13.60
    paid Thomas Balance - $16.00
    paid Thomas Balance - $451.88
    paid Tilson G. Credle - $202.52
    paid Tilson G. Credle - $100.00
    paid Samuel Brooks - $7.43
    paid Edmond Slade - $2.50
    paid Louisa Seabrook - $5.00
    paid Ephrim ONeal - $8.00
    paid Daniel Slade - $10.00
    paid Sally Harris  1842 - $1.50
    paid Thomas Balance 1843 - $13.00
    paid Jonathan Robinson 1842 - $40.00
    paid Daniel Credle 1842 - $6.00
    paid Dixon Swindell 1843 - $33.21
    paid John Credle, Senr. two claims 1842 & 1843 - $20.00
    paid Benjamin B. Fulford 1843 - $18.73 1/2
    paid John Cahoon 1843 - $15.00
    paid Bryon H. Griffen 1843 - $25.00
    paid Doct. Martin 1842 - $3.00
[pg. 53]
   
paid Gideon Midyett 1843 - $2.00
    paid Alexander Mitchell 1843 - $55.00
    paid Will W. Styron 1842 - $5.00
    paid William Brocklin 1843 - $6.00
    paid James W. Gibbs 1843 - $1.75
    Balance of commissions of wardens & Clerk - $11.22
    paid John R. Donell - $60.00
    paid John W. Litchfield - $7.00
    paid John W. Litchfield - $5.50
    paid Josiah Woliace - $10.00
    paid Mary Selby - $12.00
    paid Urias ONeal - $4.25
    paid Israel Brooks - $3.00
    paid in cash - $.59
        Total: $1408.16
[pg. 54--nothing on page]

[pg. 55]

March 24th, 1845

At a meeting of the wardens for the poor of St. George's Parish at Swan Quarter in Hyde County at the Court House this March 24th 1845.
    Present: Jones Spencer, Robart Jennett, Wilson Credle, John L. Swindell, Jabez K. Harris, Joseph C. Jennett

[pg. 56]

[pg. 57]

[pg. 58]
   
Rec'd. of Israel Brooks, Shff., $1077.16 in part of taxes for 1823 (sic)
    Rec'd of Israel Brooks, Shff., $762.37 in full for the tax of 1843
        Amt. of tax of 1843 levied - $1960.13
        Less 6% commissions & settlements - $120.60
        Cash rec'd. for tax 1843 - $1839.53
[pg. 59]
   
paid William H. Howard - $212.00
    paid William H. Howard - $67.95
    paid William H. Howard - $60.00
    paid Wilson Credle - $5.00
    paid Thos. Tyson - $7.00
    paid Wilson Credle - $1.55
    paid Wilson Credle - $7.50
    paid Jones Spencer - $8.50
    paid Nehmiah Neal - $1.00
    paid Josiah C. Blackwell - $8.30
    paid James Credle - $3.50
    paid Robart J. Bonner - $4.00
    paid John Cahoon - $13.10
    paid Tilson G. Credle - $75.00
    paid Thos. Bridgman - $30.00
    paid T.G. Credle - $9.18
    paid David S. Gibbs - $12.00
    paid Caleb F. Brooks - $2.00
    paid Caleb F. Brooks - $3.50
    paid Samuel Mann - $1.20
    paid William Cahoon - $2.40
    paid Laban Balance - $3.30
    paid John Litchfield - $20.50
    paid Benjamin Harris - $3.00
    paid Isaac Sawyer - $3.50
    paid Burriage Bishop - $11.00
    paid Jones Spencer - $16.97
    paid Solimon Jennett - $20.00
    paid Clemant Daniels - $4.00
    paid Ephrim ONeal - $5.21
    paid Benjamin Midyett - $3.20
    paid Agnes Ensley - $9.00
    paid John Credle, Senr. - $12.00
    paid Nathaniel Credle - $7.00
    paid John L. Swindell - $7.11
[pg. 60]
   
paid Nathaniel Credle - $2.50
    paid Robart T. Harris - $1.00
    paid Joseph C. Jennett - $9.00
    paid Joseph C. Jennett - $2.00
    paid Josiah Harris - $3.50
    paid Jordan P. Dailey - $9.50
    paid Ananias Sadler - $16.50
    paid Robart Jennett - $2.00
    paid Robart Jennett - $36.60
    paid Richard Sadler - $2.47 1/2
    paid Jabez K. Harris - $7.50
    paid Shedarick Williams - $10.00
    paid John L. Swindell - $11.56
    paid Jabez K. Harris - $11.56
    paid Jones Spencer - $11.56
    paid Joseph C. Jennett - $11.56
    paid Will H. Credle - $11.56
    paid Robart Jennett - $17.07
    paid Wilson Credle - $17.07
    paid Israel Brooks - $6.00
    paid Alex. Mitchell 1844 by W. Credle - $251.20
    paid John Robbins 1845 - $5.70
    paid Matthias Credle 1845 - $3.50
    paid Tilson G. Credle 1845 - $41.38 1/2
    paid Tilson G. Credle 1845 - $60.00
    paid Joseph C. Jennett 1845 - $4.00
    paid Will J. Smith 1845 - $12.62 1/2
    paid Jeramiah Tooly 1845 - $5.00
    paid Ehprim ONeal 1845 - $5.00
    paid Will H. Howard 1845 - $33.51 1/2
    paid Riley Murry 1843 - $3.00
    paid Jabez K. Harris 1845 - $25.75
    paid Robart Jennett 1845 - $18.10
[pg. 61]
   
paid John Credle, Senr. 1841 - $3.__ [ink stain]
    paid Sally Harris 1841 - $2.00
    paid Wilson Credle 1845 - $7.50
    paid Washington Gibbs 1844 - $5.00
    paid Arnold Gray 1845 - $12.50
    paid Thos. Bridgman 1845 - $30.00
    paid F.S. Roper 1843 - $8.40
    paid poor house for provisions - $41.70
    paid Daniel Cradle 1845 - $14.00
    paid Richard S. Donnel attorney fee - $10.00
    paid Elizabeth ONeal 1845 - $15.00
    paid John L. Swindell 1845 - $6.40
    paid Leroy M. Swindell 1845 - $14.25
    paid Jabez K. Harris 1845 - $7.80
    paid Leroy M. Swindell 1845 - $4.10
    paid John L. Swindell 1845 - $6.24
    paid Frederick R. Swindell 1845 - $6.75
    paid Joseph Pledger for pork 1845 - $30.80
    paid Thos. F. Cradle 1845 - $1.68 1/2
    paid Tilson G. Cradle for provisions 1845 - $28.90
    paid Elizabeth Jarvis for attendance - $2.25
    paid Polly Sadler for attendance 1845 - $3.60
    paid Richard Sadler 1845 - $25.50
    paid John W. Litchfield 1845 - $10.50
    paid Asa Carrowan 1845 - $20.00
    paid Nathaniel Gibbs 1845 - $2.00
    paid Polly Sadler 1845 - $3.90
    paid Polly Sadler 1845 - $3.00
    paid Tilson G. Credle - $30.85
[pg. 62]
   
paid Wilson Credle 1845 - $127.61
    paid Robert Jennett 1845 - $8.25
        Total: $1814.03 1/2

Amt. rec'd. from sheriff for tax due 1844 - $1839.53
Balance due the County - $25.49 1/2

[pg. 63]

April 13th, 1846

At at meeting of the Wardens for the poor of St. George's Parish at Swan Quarter in Hyde County at the Court House this April 13th 1846.
    Present: Jones Spencer, Robert Jennett, John L. Swindell, Wilson Credle, Jabez K. Harris

[pg. 64]

[pg. 65]

[pg. 66]
St. George's Parish, Hyde County in Account Current with Robert Jennett & Wilson Credle, Co. Wardens
    paid William Tyson 1845 - $9.00
    paid B.H. Griffin 1846 - $15.00
    paid W.J. Smith 1846 - $2.85
    paid Thos. Bridgman 1845 - $36.00
    paid John Coalston 1845 - $10.50
    paid Henry Bishop 1845 - $3.50
    paid Israel Brooks 1846 - $4.00
    paid Israel Brooks 1846 - $2.00
    paid Christopher Gibbs 1846 - $3.50
    paid Redding Swindell 1846 - $12.50
    paid Leroy M. Swindell 1846 - $6.00
    paid John W. Litchfield 1846 - $17.50
    paid J.V. Blackwell 1846 - $2.30
    paid A.B. Jones 1846 - $2.00
    paid James Coalston 1846 - $10.50
    paid T.D. Martin 1846 - $8.00
    paid T.G. Credle 1845 - $50.00
    paid Jabez K. Harris 1846 - $6.45
    paid Will H. Howard 1846 - $8.00
    paid Samuel C. Credle 1846 - $2.00
    paid John L. Swindell 1846 - $6.87
    paid John L. Swindell, commission 1846 - $8.71
    paid Robert Jennett, commission 1846 - $12.25
    paid Wilson Credle, commission 1846 - $12.25
    paid Jabez K. Harris, commission 1846 - $8.71
    paid Jones Spencer, commission 1846 - $8.71
    paid M.S. Gibbs, commission 1846 - $8.71
    paid Ananias Sadler 1846 - $11.25
    paid Elizabeth Jarvis 1846 - $1.50
    paid Sally Caffee 1846 - $2.00
[pg. 67]
   
paid W.B. Tooley 1846 - $.60
    paid Matthias Credle 1846 - $3.00
    paid Stephen Emory May 27th 1846 - $5.00
    paid T.G. Credle May 26th 1846 - $24.00
    paid Thomas Ballance for 1844 - $18.40
    paid Noah Gibbs for 1844 - $18.80
    paid John Midgett for 1844 - $3.20
    paid Daniel Midgett for 1844 - $1.60
    paid William Moss 1846 - $4.00
    paid Dolly Sadler 1846 - $2.40
    paid R.M.G. Moore 1845 - $5.70
    paid Wilson Credle for articles bought - $44.96
        Total: $406.22
Errors in account of 1843 & 1844 - $24.79
        Total: $431.01

Amt. due on last years a/c - $25.49
Amt. rec'd. from shff. for unenlisted property for 1843 - $26.63
Amt. rec'd. 1844 unenlisted property - $1.41
Amt. rec'd. from shff. enlisted tax 1844 - $509.31
Amt. rec'd. from shff. for tax 1844 - $650.42
    Total: $1213.26 less $431.01= $782.25

[pg. 68--nothing on page]

[pg. 69]
   
At the annual Election began and held at the Court House on Swan Quarter to elect overseers of the poor for the County of Hyde on Easter Monday April 13, 1846.  The following persons were elected:
    Jones Spencer
    Wilson Credle
    Jabez K. Harris
    James McCloud
    John S. Burrus
    Joseph C. Jennett
    Simon H. Garrish
We, Jones Spencer, John S. Burrus, Wilson Credle, Jabez K. Harris, James McCloud, Joseph C. Jennett & Simon H. Garrish, do swear that we will honestly & faithfully discharge our offices as overseers of the poor to the best of our skills & abilities according to law.
/s/ Jones Spencer, John S. Burrus, Jabez K. Harris, Wilson Credle [the others did not sign]

[pg. 70--nothing on page]

[pg. 71]

April 5th, 1847

At at meeting of the Wardens of the poor of St. George's Parish at Swan Quarter in Hyde County at the Court House - April 5th 1847.
    Present: Jones Spencer, Wilson Credle, Jabez K. Harris, John S. Burrus

[pg. 72]

[pg. 73]

[pg. 74--nothing on page]

[pg. 75]
St. George's Parish, Hyde County in account current with Wilson Credle & Jones Spencer, Co. Wardens
    paid John W. Litchfield 1846 - $8.75
    paid Will T. Sparrow 1846 - $5.00
    paid Hilliard Gibbs 1846 - $3.50
    paid Thos. Bridgman 1846 - $36.00
    paid William Moss 1845 - $8.00
    paid Nathaniel Gibbs 1846 - $10.00
    paid Redin G. Swindell 1846 - $19.55
    paid T.G. Credle 1846 - $62.23
    paid Thos. Ballance 1846 - $8.97
    paid Betsy Blake 1846 - $36.00
    paid Arnold Gray 1846 - $3.50
    paid John S. Burrus, Com. 1846 - $2.54
    paid Jabez K. Harris 1846 - $9.44
    paid John Cahoon 1846 - $1.50
    paid Benj. F. Bonner 1846 - $2.50
    paid Gideon W. Midyett 1846 - $9.00
    paid Will M. Credle 1846 - $22.50
    paid Wilson Credle 1846 - $216.81
    paid Wilson Credle, Com. 1846 - $3.92
    paid M.S. Gibbs, Com. 1846 - $2.54
    paid Jones Spencer 1846 - $3.92
    paid R.D. Harris 1846 - $77.73
    paid B.H. Griffin 1846 - $5.00
    paid Joseph C. Jennett, Com. 1846 - $2.54
    paid Simon H. Garrish, Com. 1846 - $2.54
    paid Joseph C. Jennett 1846 - $16.90

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