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Subject: [GAWARE] Bute County Safety Committee Meeting Minutes 1775-1776 (NC) Gregg, Allen, etc.
Date: Sat, 2 Sep 2000 13:54:37 -0700


NORTH CAROLINA
Bute County Safety Committee Meeting Minutes
1775 - 1776

submitted by Ginger Christmas


Table of Contents
Introduction
Forward
Some Resolves of the Continental Congress Pertaining to Safety Committies
Bute County Committee of Safety Minutes
Appendix I
The Early Masons in Bute County
Appendix II
The Oath of Allegience
Appendix III
Biographies - Not Available Yet
Index

The Introduction mentions the following:
John Sutart, the Earl of Bute
Jethro Sumner, who operated a tavern
Rev. Henry Pattillo, leader of the Committee of Safety

The Forward mentions:

Samuel Adams
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson
Govenor Josiah Martin

Some resolves of the Continental Congresses partaining to Safety
Committees:
William Hooper
Joseph Hewes
Richard Caswell
William L. Saunders

APPENDIX I
THE EARLY MASONS IN BUTE COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA
Blanford Bute Lodge
William Park, Master, Wealthy planter
Jethro Sumner, battle of Guildford courthouse
Green Hill, Thomas Hill, Ben Hill, all sond of Green Hill
Captain Charles Allen was elected but did not receive the degrees
Rev. Charles Cupples

29 Apr 1766
William Park, Master
John Williams Jr, Sr. Warden
Archibald Hamilton, Jr. Warden
Jethro Sumner, Steward
Benjamin Hill, Steward
William Johnson, Tyler
Petitons:
William Martin
John Smith
Paul Patrick
Allen Grooves

12 May 1766
William Park, Master
Bejamin Hill, Sr. Warden
Robert Turnbul, Jr. Warden
Thomas Bell, Steward
Thomas Machen, Steward
Solomon Alston, Tyler
Jethro Sumner, Tyler
Petitions:
John Gordon
William Tabb
Robert Turnball
Benjamin Hill
Thomas Bell
Jethro Sumner
James Burke

24 June 1766
William Park, Master
Benjamin Hill, Sr. Warden
Robert Turnball, Jr. Warden in the absece of Thomas Bell
Thomas Mechen, Steward
Jethro Sumner, Treasurer

William Park, Master
Benjamin Hill, Sr. Warden
Robert Turnbell, Secretary
Thomas Bell, Jr. Warden
Jethro Sumner, Treasurer
Thomas Machen
Allen Groves
Paul Patrick
W. Martin
William More
Lewis Parham
William Tabb
James Burk is innitiated

William Park
Thomas Machen
Ben Hill
Robert Turnbell
William Tabb
Lewis Parham
Allen Groves
Paul Patrick
James Burk
Jethro Sumner
Solomon Alston
Wil l Martin

29 Jul 1766
William Park
Benjamin Hill
Tho Bell
Tho Machen
Jethro Sumner
William Martin
Lewis Parham
Allan Groves
Paul Patrick
William Tabb
Petitions
Thomas Hill
Edward Jones
Charles Allen
Caot. Joohn Christmas
Benjamin A. Tucker

6 Aug 1766
William Park
Benjamin Hill
Robert Turnbull
Thomas Machen
Jethro Sumner
Lewis Parham
James Burk
absent:
Solomon Alston
Thomas Bell
Allan Groves
Paul Patrick
William Martin
William Tabb

21 Aug 1766
William Park
Jethro Sumner
Thomas Machen
Benlamin Hill
Robert Turnbull
Lewis Parham
William Tabb
Benjamin Tucker

James Ransom
Edward Jones
John Christmas

25 Sep 1766
William Park
Jethro Sumner
Thomas Machen
Benjamin Hill
Robert Turnbull
Thomas Bell
Lewis Parham
John Smith
Edward Jones
John Christmas
John Gordon
William Tabb
Thomas Hill
Paul Patrick
James Burk
Petitions:
William Gilbreath
Thomas Sherwood
Patewills Milner
James Ransom

7 Nov 1766
William Park
Thomas Machen
Benjamin Hill
Thomas Bell
Thomas Hill
Allen Groves
John Christmas
William Tabb
Paul Patrick
Benjamin Tucker
Patewell Milner
Thomas Sherwood
Lewis Parham
John Norwood
James Burk
absent:
William Johnson
Robert Turnbull
Solomon Ashton
William Gilbreath
John Austin Smith
John Goordon
Edward Jones
James Ransom
Jethro Sumner

15 Dec 1766
William Park
Jethro Sumner
Thomas Machen
Benjamin Hill
Thomas Bell
Roberrt Turnbull
William Johnson
Edward Jones
John Christmas
James Burk

17 Dec 1766
William Johnson, Master
William Park
Jethro Sumner
John Norwood
Robert Turnbull
Thomas Bell
James Burk
John Gordon
Thomas Sherwood
William Gilbreath
Solomon Alston
Patewells Milner
Thomas Hill
Allen Groves
John Christmas
Edward Jones
William Tabb
Paul Patrick
John Smith

6 Feb 1767
William Park, Master
William Johnson
Edward Jones
Thomas Machen
Jethro Sumner
John Christmas
John Norwood
William Gilreach
Thomas Hill
James Burke

13 Feb 1767
William Johnson
Robert Turnbull
William Tabb
Jethro Sumner
Thomas Machen
Benjamin Tucker
John Norwood
John Christmas
William Gilreath
Thomas Sherwood
Patewell Milner
Edward Jones
Thomas Hill

20 Feb 1767
William Park
William Johnson
Thomas Machen
Robert Turnbull
Edward Jones
William Tabb
Thomas Bell
Benjamin Tucker
Thomas Sherwood
Paul Patrick
Pate Milner
Allan Groves
James Burk
Rhomas Bell
William Duncan
James Hardinge
Henry Hill

5 May 1767
William Park
Jethro Sumner
Thomas Machen
William Johnson
Robert Turnbull
Edward Jones
William Tabb
Thomas Hill
John Norwood
William Gilbreath
James Ransom
John Christmas
Paul Patrick
William Duncan
William Moore
John Gregg
Henry Hill

24 June 1776
William Park
Jethro Sumner
William Johnson
Thomas Machen
Robert Turnbull
Edward Jones
William Tabb
Thomas Bell
Paul Patrick
William Duncan
Henry Hill
William Moore
Benjamin Person
Archibald Campbell
William Reddick

10 Jul 1767
William Park
Jethro Sumner
William Johnson
Thomas Machen
Robert Turnbull
Edward Jones
William Tabb
James Burk

Johnson-Caswell Buffalo Blanford -Bute No.10 Warrenton
Adams, Robert
Adkins, Rhodam 1782
Alexander, John 1796
Alston, Solomon 1766
Armistead, W. 1787
Armstrong, Thomas 1782
Atkins, Thomas 1784
Barrett, Daniel
Bell, Robert 1793
Bell, Thomas 1766
Blout, Richard 1795
Burke, James 1766
Campbell, Archibald 1767
Campbell, John 1789
Campbell, William 1784
Cannon, James 1786
Carney, James 1784
Christmas, John 1766
Christmas, Nathaniel 1784
Christmas, Thomas 1784
Clanton, Dudley 1791
Clanton, Edward 1794
Cocke, Richard 1794
Collier, James 1793
Cook, Joseph 1789
Cunningham, Robert 1782
Cuppels, Charles 1768
Davis, Pater R. 1797
Dejernett, Reuben 1785
Devaney, Jinkens 1782
Drake, Henry 1796
Duke, William P. 1797
Duncan, Joseph 1767
Duncan, Thomas 1767
Duncan, Willliam 1767
Eaton, John R. 1798
Elliot, William 1782
Estis, John 1791
Falkener, William 1794
Falkner, William A.K. 1799
Ferrell, Thomas 1797
Fitts, Henry 1798
Fitts, Oliver 1796
Ford, Joohn 1782
Freeman, Robert 1791
Gilbreath, William 1766
Gloster, Thoomas 1794
Gordon, John 1766
Gray, James 1782
Green, James 1794
Green, Sherwood 1798
Gregory, James 1784
Grves, Allen 1766
Jall, John 1790
Hardriidge, James 1767
Hardy, Robert 1791
Hazard, Lewis 1799
Henderson, Archibald 1789
Hill, Green 1767
Hill, Henry 1767
Hill, Thomas 1766
Hill, Thomas 1799
Hill, Robert 1782
Hough, Daniel 1784
Johnson, James 1782
Johnson, Marmaduke 1782
Johnson, William 1766
Johnson, W. Eaton 1794
Jones, Edward 1766
Jones, Hill 1793
Jnes, John 1782
Kimbell, Benjamin 1767
Kimbell, Benjamin Jr. 1782
Kimbell, Buckner 1767
Kimbell, James 1767
Kimbell, William 1767
Kimbell, William 1790
Kinnebrew, Shadrack 1784
Lees, John 1791
Love, Josiah 1788
Machen, Thomas 1767
Macon, Harrison 1782
Macon, John 1782
Marshall, Dixon 1782
Marshall, Matthew 1791
Marx, Joseph 1792
Milner, Patewell 1767
Moore, William 1767
Mardecai, Jacob 1791
Moss, Benjamin 1790
Myers, Moses 1796
Myers, Samson M. 1797
Nash, Joseph 1791
Nelms, Prisley 1797
Nolan, John E. 1793
Norwood, John 1766
Park, Robert 1796
Park, William 1767
Paschall, Andrson 1799
Patrick, Paul 1767
Peebles, Nathaniel 1767
Peebles, Thomas 1791
Person, Benjamin 1767
Plumer, Kemp 1789
Potter, Henry 1789
Purnell, John 1785
Ransom, James 1767
Ransom, Seymoore 1790
Ransom, William 1791
Richards, William A. 1793
Riddick, William 1767
Rose, William 1767
Scott, John 1767
Sharp, Anthony 1784
Sherrod, Thomas 1767
Smith, John 1789
Smith, John Ferdinand Dalziel 1766
Sumner, Jethro 1767
Sumner, Thomas E. 1791
Tabb, William 1766
Tassie, George 1767
Thomas, Matthew 1767
Torrence, George 1786
Tucker, Benjamin 1766
Tunstall, Richard 1790
Turnbull, Richard 1766
Turner, James 1786
Turner, Thoomas 1782
Vaulx, Daniel 1784
Walker, Patrick 1789
Ward, John Lyles 1789
Williams, Richard 1767

Dornock, Bute County (Franklin)
Brickell, William 1785
Green, William 1785
Hall, Durham 1785
Hill, Henry 1785
Macon, John 1785
Sewell, William 1785


27 Aug 1774 8 Jul 1775
William Person Thomas Eaton, D.C.
Green Hill William Green
James Ransom James Milles
Thomas Eaton Jethro Sumner
Thomas Turner
William Person
William Johnson
Jno Hawkins
Phil Hawkins Jr
John Hawkins Jr
Joohn Marshall
John Brown
William Duke
Phil Burford
William Alston
James Ransom Sr
James Ransom Jr
Julius Nichols
Atknid McLemore
Green Duke
James Denson
William ouse
William Park
Jhn Christmas
Thomas Christmas
Will Johnson
Robert Hill
Thomas Hill
Sol Williams
Thomas Robinson
Josiah Perrry
John Thorton
William Massey
Samuel High
William Tabb
Benjamin Ward
Thomas Cook
Daniel Jones
Bennet Wood
Thomas Newman
J. Wills
Thomas Alston
Jesse Person
Benjamin Seawell
John Jones
William Burrow
Daniel Sledge
Benjamin Hill
Peter Tatam
Edmond Jones
John Broom
Benjamin Eaves
John Stone
Thomas Young
Gray Andrews
Jacob Hartsfield
Mathew Thomas
Thomas Sherrod
Giles Bowers
James Murry
John Norwood
John Pinnell
Daniel Barrow
James Barrow
James Martin
Jenkins Devany
Enoch Stringfellow
William Rush
Aaron Fuzell
William Bagley
Shearly Watley
Richard Hill
Michael Collins
Michael Dent
Peter Wills Milliner
Edward Jones
Samuel Morris
Isaac Colyer
Thomas Smith
George Goodwin
Fred Davis
Benjamin Kimball
Josiah Reddick
Julius Alfrord
Daniel Burford
Henry Hill
Green Hill
William Hill
Richard Ward
Joseph Seawell
Daniel Voss
Peter Davis
William Wortham
Jesse Hunter
William Cheek
Thhomas Mechen
Solomon Alston
John Christmas Jr
George Nicols
Robert Goodloe
Richard Williams
Richard White
William Denson
William Cooper
John Power
John Weathers
John Bobbitt
Isaac Hunter
James Alston
William Walker
Jeremiah Perry
William Gilbreath
Joseph Shearing
James Johnson
Bur Perry
Samuel Thompson
William Shearing
John Hoof
Roger Jones
William Myrick
Charles Allen
William Jean
Thomas Keach
Rober Caller Jr
Jacob Turner
William Powell
Francis Capps
John Faulcon

John Harvey died in May 1775
(b.1725) Mr. Smythe
enclosed with this meeting was a
letter from Edenton datted 10 Jul
1775
and signed by Sam Johnson.

2 Aug 1775 a letter writteen by
Thomas Person.

7 Apr 1775 5 Aug 1775
Thomas Eaton Thomas Eaton
Green Hill Benjamin Seawell
William Person Josiah Riddick
Rev. Henry Pattillo Jacob Turner
Josiah Reddick William Cheek
Jethro Sumner William Hill
William Alston
Jethro Sumner
James Ransom
Julius Nichols
Atkins McLemore
James Denson
William House
Thomas Whitmell Alston
Henry Hill
James Milles
Daniel Sledge
Gray Andrews
John Bobbitt
James Alston
Isaac Hunter
Charles Allen
Robert Caller Jr
Daniel Burford
Joseph Seawell
Jesse Hunter
Robert Hill
John Shearing
Mathew Thomas
John Hoof
Julius Alford
Jacob Heartsfield
James Murray
John Marshall
William Person
Jesse Person
William Burrow
Green Hill
William Green
Ben Hill
Phil Hawkins Jr
Solomon Williams
William Massey
Daniel Jones
John Pinnell
James Martin
Jenkins Devany
Enoch Stringfellow
William Rush
Aaron Fussell
Benjamin Carell
Edward Jones
John Broom
Daniel Potter
James Paine Jr
Benjamin Kimball

5 Jan 1775 A meeting at Hillsborough 25 Aug
Henry Patillo 1775 the notice signed by Andrew
Thomas Machen Knox
Thomas Earon
James Paine
William Person
Phillip Burford
James Ransom Jr.
James Miller
Jethro Sumner
John Brown
Edward Jones
Green Hill
Henry Hill
Benjamin Seawell
James Ransom
William Tabb
Mathew Thomas
Thomas Sherrod
Robert Goodloe
Herbert Haynes
Isaac Hunter
Julias Nichols
Js Norris
Thomas Turner
William Alston
William Green
chosen to serve as County
Committee.

signed by
James Milles
Henry Patillo
William Tabb
William Alston
William Person
Thomas Eaton
James Ransom Jr.
Matthew Thomas
Green Hill
Edward Jones
Jethro Sumner
Benjamin Seawell
Jesse Person
Janes Paine Jr
Gray Anders
William Clements
Isham Lucy
William Hill
Peter Green
Joseph Shearin
Henry Hill
William Myrick
Phil Burford
H. Haynes
James Ransom

6 Jan 1775 16 Oct 1775
Present: Josiah Riddick appointed Clerk
Henry Pattillo, Chariman Phillip Alston
James Milles William Green
William Person Julius Nichols
James Ransom Jr Thomas Turner
Edward Jones Jacob Turner
Benjamin Seawell William Joohnson
Joohn Brown Joseph Seawell
Thomas Turner Edward Jones
William Green Green Hill
Thomas Eaton Roger Jones
William Alston Benjamin Eaves
Green Hill Henry Hill
Jethro Sumner Mathew Thomas
Julius Nichols John Huff
Isaac Hunter Thomas Hill
Thomas Sherrof William Park
Thomas Machen Clerkresolved that William Cheak
William Person William Myrick
Green Hill Josiah Riddick
Thomas Eaton Michael Dent
Jethro Sumner Robert Goodloe
James Milles Samuel High
William Tabb Richard Williams
nominated to represent this county Benjamin Kimball
as Convention deligates at Newbern. Jesse Person
signed John Weathers
Henry Pattillo Jinkens Devany
James Lilles Thomas Sherrod
Thomas Eaton William Alston
Benjamin Seawell Isaac Hunter
James Ransom JrJethro Sumner James Mills
William Green Lewis Bobo
William Tabb Peter Green
John Brown
William Person
Green Hill
Edward Jones
William Alston
Thomas Turner
Isaac Hunter
Thomas Sherrod
Julius Nichols
Committee sent for Mr. Willaim
Duncan Merchant. Refusing to
subscribe to
the committee until he has
advise from his owners. He was to
wait at the house of Edward Jones
and meet with said Jones and Isaac
Hunter. Signed by Henry Pattillo,
Chariman.

Agreeable to resolve Acts of the
Congress the Committee proceeding
to
appoint officers for the Militia,
and for the :

FISHING CREEK DISTRICT
William Burrow Jr.,Capt.
Jordan Harris,Left.
Isham Lucy, Ensign

NORRIS COMPANY
Bryant Ferrell, Capt.
Julius Alford, Left.
William Fiish, Ensign

SHOCO COMPANY
James Alston, Capt.
Danirl Jones, Left.
Joel Terrill, Ensign

JEFFRIES COMPANY
Jos Riddick, Capt.
Richard Williams crossed through
Nathaniel Thomas, Left
Anthony Winston, Ensign

BELLS COMPANY
Green Hill, Capt.
Ben Seawell, Left.
Jenkins Devany, Ensign

ALSTON COMPANY
Jacob Turner, Capt.
Thomas Colbert, Left.
Peter Davis, Ensign

COLLINS COMPANY
Patewills Milner, Capt.
Britian Harris, Left.
William Denson, Ensign

HAWKINS DISTRICT
James Denton, Capt.
Jno Bowden, Capt. crossed through
Agrippa Nichols, Left.
William Wortham, Ensign
Isaac House crossed through

BURFORD COMPANY
Jno. Twitty, Capt.
Pjillamon Hawkins son of Jno.,
Left.
Daniel Buford, Ensign

PEOPLES COMPANY
Jno. Meachan, Capt.
Roger Jones, Left.
Aaron Fussle, Ensign

HARDRIDGES COMPANY
Bennett Wood, Capt.
David Turner, Left.
Wood Mallone, Ensign

BROWNS COMPANY
Robert Hill, Capt.
Peter Goodwin, Left
Jno Huff, Ensign

STONE HOUSE DISTRICT
Joseph Shearrin , Capt.
Daniel Sledge, Left.
Jno. Riggin, Ensign

Josiah Riggin a member of this
committee having acquainted this
Committee with the situation of
Marry
Frreeman, Executrix of Robert
Freeman, deceased, ... now taken by
William Freeman her Father-in-lw\aw

and claimed by him, the Committee
appointed Thomas Sherrod, Green
Hill &
Robert Goodloe, after
citing the parties to meet at their
discression to enquire into the
dispute..
signed by Henry Pattillo, Chariman.

16 Mar 1775 22 Oct 1775
Henry Pattillo Chairman Henry Pattillo
William Person J Norwood
Green Hilll J Mills
Jethrow Sumner W Burrow
Isaac Hunter B Kimbell
Edward Jones William Person
William Alston Roobert Goodloe
James Ransom Jr William Alston
Benjamin Seawell Thmas Turner
Julius Nichols Herbert Hanes
Phillip Burford William Johnson
Herbert Haynes Phil Hawkins Jr
James Ransom Sr. James Ransom Jr
William Tabb Atkins McLemore
Thomas Sherrod
Jos Riddick
Green Hill
Mathew Thomas
Edward Jones
Benjamin Seawell
Phill Burford
Sol Williams
Thomas Cook
Isaac Hunter
Saniel Sledge

3 May 1775 4 Nov 1775
Henry Pattillo Chairman Henry Pattillo
James Milles James Mills
Edward Jones William Person
William Green Benjamin Kimbell
Isaac Hunter Phil Hawkins Jr
Jethro Sumner Jos Reddick
Julius Nichols Thomas Cook
Wiliam Tabb William Alston
Thomas Turner Phil Burford
James Ransom Jr. Isaac Hunter
Phillip Bruford Daniel Sledge
Thomas Turner
Green Hill
Thomas Sherrod
William Person
Green Hill
Josiah Reddick
William Alston
Thomas Sherrod
Philimon Hawkins Jr
Edward Jones

11 May 1775 5 Nov 1775
Henry Patillo Chrm. Henry Pattillo
James Mills Daniel Sledge
Thomas Eaton James Mills
James Ransom Jr. William Person
William Alston Benjamin Kimbell
Edward Jones Phil Hawkins Jr
Henry Hill Josiah Reddick
Mathew Thomas Thomas Cook
John Brown William Alston
Thomas Turner Phil Burford
Phill Burford Isaac Hunter
William Green Thomas Turner
Thomas Sherrod Green Hill
Robert Goodloe Thomas Sherrod
Isaac Hunter Benjamin SeawellWilliam Johnson
Jethro Sumner Edward Jones
Jos. Norris Mathew Thoomas
William Person James Ransom Jr
Green Hill Rudrick McIntosh
William Tabb

resolve that the thanks of this
Committee be given t Wiliam Person,
Thoomas Eaton , James Ransom and
Green Hill delegates for our county
of Bute...

28 June Rev Henry Pattillo gives
sermon.

14 Jun 1775
Henry Pattillo Chrm
James Mills
Thomas Eaton
William Person
Green Hill
William Tabb
Edward Jones
James Ransom Sr.
Henry HillWilliam Green
Julius Nichols
Jethro Sumner
Isaac Hunter

31 May 1775 Dec 1775
Henry Pattillo Chrm Rev. Mr Charles Cupples
Thomas Eaton Lord Dunmore
James Mills
William Person
Julius Nichold
Henry Hill
James Ransom Sr.
William Green
Green Hill
Jethro Sumner
Edward Jones
William Tabb
Isaac Hunter

23 June 1775 15 Dec 1775
Henry Patillo Henry Pattillo
Thomas Eaton William Person
James Mills John Norwood
William Person Thomas Cook
Jethro Sumner Thomas Turner
Thomas Turner Atknis McLemore
James Paine William Johnson
Phil Burford Daniel Sledge
William Alston Benjamin Kimbell
James Ransom William Burrough
James Ransom Jr. Solomon Williams
Julius Nichols Benjamin Seawell
Herbert Hanes James Mills
Adkins McLemore Col. William Johnson
Green Duke Mr. Thomas Bell
James Denton
Peter Green
William House
William Green
John Christmas
Thomas Christmas
William johnson
James Johnson crossed through
Phillimon Hawkins
John Hawkins
Phillimon Hawkins Jr.
John Hawkins Jr.
Tomas Miller
Jno. Marshall
William Duke
Benit Woood
Phil Alston Jr.
Thomas Newman
Jno. Brown
Jno Jones
William Burrow
Daniel Sledge
Samuel Thompson
Joseph Shering
Samuel Yearging
Mat. Mirrick
Jno. Folcon
William Cooper
Henry Foote
Moses Wright
Gray Anders
Brit Harriss
Natn. Nicholson
Jno Bobbitt
Isaac Hunter
James Alston
William Myrick
Charles Allen
Jno. Mosley
Burl. Robinson
Francis Thorton Ameila crossed
through
William Jean
Thomas Leech
Robert Caller Jr
Jacob Turner
William Powell
Francis Caps
Daniel Burford
Jos Seawell
Thomas Young
Daniel Voss
Peter Davis
William Wortham
William Gilreefe
James Hardridge crossed through
William Denson
Jno Moody
David Tanner
Jno Power
Jno Weathers
John Christmas Jr.
George Nichols Jr
Robert Godloe
Richard Williams
Richard White
Osb. Jeffers
William Jeffers
Josiah Riddick
Jerimiah Perry
John Perry crossed through don't
cause to serve
Burl. Perry
Thomas Arnold
Jacob Heartsfield
Joseph Norris
Julius Alfrord
Lod. Alfrord
William Walker
Mat. Thomas
Jno Hoof
Thomas Sherrod
Benjamin Seawell
Giles Bowers
James Murrey
Nat Harris
Jes. Hunter
William Cheak
William Shearing
Thomas Mechin
Jno Thompson
Sol Alston
Edmond Jones
Roger Jones
Jno Norwood
H. Hill
G. Hill
William Green
W. Hill
and Ben K.

2 Jul 1775 20 Feb 1776
Mr. Richard Caswell Govnor Josiah Martin
Gen. Thomas Gage Thomas Cook
Gen. John Burgoyne Isaac Hunter
Henry Clinton William Green
William Howe Josiah Reddick
Thomas Eaton Chrm. Thomas Alston
William Green Clerk. Solomon Alston
Peter Bennett
Morgan Murray
Joseph Goswick
being unfriendly to the American
cause ... after being spoke to they
signed the agreement toj join the
committee



APPENDIX II

Oaths of Allegiance to North Carolina
Pittman Papers marked Misc. County Records 1774-1804



William Alston's List -

Henry Alston
Thomas Whitmell Alston
Abraham Andrews
Gary Andrews
John Barns
Jacob Bass
Solomon Bass
Theophilus Bass
Benjamin Bass (Bell?)
Jacob Bass
George Bevin
Waterman Boatman
John Brown
John Brown
Thomas Capps
John Cheek
Robert Cooper J.
Robert Cooper Sr
Thomas Cooper
William Cooper Jr
Jiles Davis
Thomas Davis
William Earls
Charles Gant
Lewis Gant
Dempsey Gatlin
Jessey Gatlin
Thads. Gooding Jr
Peter Goodwin
Theophilus Goodwin
Ephram Gordon
John Griffith
John Griggs
L.C. Griggs
Robert Giggs
James Gupton
Stephen Gupton
John Hais
Thomas Hais
Richard Ham
Solomon Harriss
Thomas Hays Jr
Robert Hill
Thomas Hill
John Hoof
Elisha Hunter
Henry Jackson
David Jarnigan
John Jarrit
John Johnson
Matthew Johnson
John Jones
Thomas Mayfield
Nicholas Murrphrey
Ben Perry
Joshua Pery Jr
Joshua Perry Sr REFUSED
John Person
Jshua Pinnell
Richard Pinnell
Richard Ransom
Grbrill Ray
Absolom Rush
Benjamin Rush
Benjamin Rush Jr
Churchwell Rush
Spencer Rush
William Sanders
Edward Scarbrow
John Amart
James Tery
Amos Thomas
John Tghorton
Samuel Thorton
Solomon Thorton
William Tillery
Joel Walker
John Walker
William Wlaker
John Watkins
John Watkins Jr
Samuel Williams
Solomon Williams
William Williams
William Williams
John Woodroff
Robert Young

Captain William Borrough's District - Oths taken by Mr. Thomas Turner,
Esqr. J.P.
Drury Bobbitt
Isham Bobbit
John Bobbit Jr
John Bobbit Sr
Stephen Bobbit
Benjamin Bradley
Peter Brinkley
John Burch
William Borrough
Richard Bush
John Coggin
William Coggin
John Cooptun
James Dardin
John Davis
James Egerton
Willmut Egerton
Edward Ellis
Joohn Faulcon
Nathaniel Felts
Roland Felts
Roland Felts
David Fluker
David Fluker Sr
David Gill Sr
James Gills
Alexander Goodwin
Samuel Harper
Archior Harris
Burwell Harris
Charles Harris
Edmond Harris
Edwin Harris
James Harris Sr
Joohn Harris
Joel Harris
Jourdan Harris
Mathew Harris
Michael Harris
Nathaniel Harris
Robert Harris
Sterling Harris
George Haselwood
Randolph Haselwood
Thomas Haselwood
Warrick Haselwood
James Hill
Edward Holiman
Jacob Holiman
Nathan Holiman
Chamberlin Hudson
Charles James
George James
Isaac James
John Joones
Thomas Judkins
John Lancaster Jr
John Lancaster Sr
Joel Lancaster
Lawrence Lancaster Jr
Lawrence Lancaster Sr
William Lancaster
Isham Lucy
Jhn Madrey
William Marcus
Isham Meadows
Jethro Monger
Richard Moss
John Newell
James Nicholson
David Patterson
George Patterson
Lewis Patterson
Peter Patterson
William Roberson
William Roland Jr
Spencer Smow
Thomas Standard
Samuel Tayler
Samuel Willeford
Thomas Williams
William Williams
Thomas Young

Captain Colclough's District - Oaths taken by Captain James Paine, J.P.
Isaac Acree
William Acree
Augustine Balthrop
William Balthrop
John Baxterr
Nathaniel Baxter
James Bell
Jesse Bell
Samuel Bell
Thomas Bell
Allen Burton
Bassit Burton
Benjamin Burton
Jeremiah Bush
Samuel Carpenter
George Carrell
William Carell
Drury Christian
Gideon Christian
John Colclough
William Colcough
James Coleman
John Coleman
Dwelly Darnald
Edward Durham
Joohn Durham
William Durham
William Durham Jr
John Gilreath - REFUSED OATH
William Gilreath - REFUSED OATH
Thoomas Hall
John Harris
Samuel Harris
Howell Hartoon
Thomas Harton
Solomon Higgins
John Hills
William Hills
Richard Hudson
Peter Jackson
Joseph Jeffers
Phillip Johnson
Britian Jones
Fredrick Jones
Henry Jones
James Jones
Richard Jones
Lawrence Knoles
Joseph Martin
James Mealer
Reubin Merrit
Thomas Miller
Thomas Miller Jr
James Moseley
Jesse Moseley

John Moseley
John Moseley Jr
Adom Mylam
James Mylam
James Myrick
George Norsworthy
James Norsworthy
William N. Norsworthy
William Owen
Daniel Pegram
Edward Pegram
George Pegram
Gidion Pegram
Benjamin Pickrell
Robert Ragsdal
William Rainwater
George Reede
William Reede
Billy Pegram Riggan
Francis Riggan
Jacob Riggan
Jesse Riggan
William RigganJohn Rodwell
Moses Shearen
Aaron Shearin
William Shearin
William Smith
James Thompson

John Thompson
William Thompson
John Todd
Guy Wallace
Robert Waller
Cajabeth White
John White - REFUSED OATH

Captain FerrellÆs District
Francis Bradley
John Brewer
Giles Driver
Shaw Driver
Bryant Farrell
William Fish
Bridges Freeman
Henry Freeman
Howel Freeman
William Freeman
John Hall
Martin Hall
Jacob Heartsfield
William Hix
William Joiner
Thomas Joones
Thomas Martin
John Martin
Bradley Medlen
Henry Tiler Medlen
Ryan Medlen
Shadrack Melen
John Mullens
John Norries
Isaac Pipen
Johnbanister Pipen
Jacob Powel
Lewis Powel
Kirby Sanders
Thoomas Sanders
Richard Smith
Claten Sowel
William Taunt
Philip Taylor
Isham Weathers
Elias Wren
Moses Wren
Samuel Wrght

Captain MilnerÆs District
Ezekieh Abbott
Waddington Abbott
Christopher Babb
Moses Babb
William Babb
James Barrow
John Booals
William Booals
William Brickle
Euus Byrd
Jesse Byrd
John Byrd
Nedum Byrd
John Carr
Joshua Coggain
Demcey Conyears
Elijah Denby
James Denby
Edmond Denson
John Edwards
Eli Eley
Josiah Eley
William Eley
Samuel Fowler
Henry Fulgham
Kemp Goodloe
John Gordin
Richard Haswell
H. Hill
Hinds Hilsman
George Hunt
Henry Hunt
James Hunt
Moses Hunt
Nathaniel Hunt
Thomas Hunt
John Jackson
Councill Jones
Jacob Jones
John King
Jon Massey
Patewills Milner
John Moody
James Moray
Clem Mullins
Thomas Nelms
Eligh Normon
William Pace
Burrell Perry Sr - REFUSED OATH
Daniel Potter
Francis
Rackley
Mills Rackley
Mills Rackley
Dadrick Rackley
Person Rackley
Person Rackley Jr
Charles Raley
Reubin Ransom
Jerrott Ransom
John Simons
John Simons Jr
John Simons Sr
Richard Simons
William Simons
Elijah Stallings
Elis Stallings
Elisha Stallings
Moses Stallings
Moses Stallings
Reubin Stallings
Siler Tasley
John Tiersly
Francis Timberlake
William Timons
Phillip Vinson
James WalkerWilliam Ward
William Yates

Mr. Norris District
Goodridge Aldorg
Isaac Alford
Isum Alford
Joohn Alford
John Amooss
Bridges Arendell
Thomy Arendell
James Bradley
Lewis Bradley
William Bradley
Benjamin Brewer
John Brewer
Benjamin Bun
Henry Coats
James Cone
John Cooley
James Ellet
William Ellett
William Ellitt
Francis Felps
John Ferrill
Jesse Freeman
John Freeman
Joseph Freeman
William Freeman
Moses Joiner
Sam Jones
Donald McKinnish
Gibson
Martin
Micajah
Mickelroy
William Moodey
Jesse Norrise
Joohn Norrise
Robert Norrise
Drury Perry
Charles Perry
Charles Pope
Elijah Powel
Lemuel Powel
Fredrick Reaves
William Reeves
John Richards
John Ross
William Sanders
Elleck Thomlinson
Jesse Weathers
Willis Weathers
James Young
John Young
William Young

Oaths before Young McLemore
Daniel Barrow
Edmund Bibby
John Blanks
Hardey Brewer
William Chriswick
Ben Cockran
Ransom Davis
Will Donson
Elias Dorsey
Solomon Dorsey
John Dowden
William Elliott
John Estis
John Gee
George Goodwin
James Hester
Robert Hightower
John Howell
Isaac Hunter
Jesse Hunter
Solomon Ingram
John Jones
Samuel Jones
William Kelley
Fredrick Lanier
Jesse Lanier
John Lanier
Thomas Mills
John Myrick
Asa Noaks
Samuel
Phagan
Joshua Pinnell
William Rush
Abraham Smith
Hardy Smith
Stephen Smith
Peter Tatum
Joel Terrell
William Thomas
William Thomas S. Ck. (Sandy Creek)
William Thomas - Shocco
John Tillery

Thomas Tillery
Willoughby Tillerby
Jacob Waddell
Sherwood Walker
Joseph Ward
William Weldon
Shurly Whatley
William Wood
William Wordward

Before Captain Matthew Thomas
David Bobbitt
Philip Boon
William Boon
Benjamin Booth
Edward Carlie
Francis Carlie
Benjamin Cook
Charles Cook
John Cook
James Collins
James Coppedge
Fredick Davis
Hollowell Denson
Samuel Duke
Eli Eley
Isham Gant
James Gant
Ephriam Gilliam
Marcus Gilliam
Joseph Goswick
Tyre Hedgepeth
Nicholas Hill
Richard Hill
Richard Hill - son of Nicholas
Nathan Inguilsh
John Jackson
William Jackson
Josiah Johnson
John Leonard
William Morriss
William Morse
Arthur Murphy
James Murphy
Morgan Murphy
William Parker
Edward Richardson
William Richardson
Peter Smart
William Stuart
David Vinson - Constible
David Vinson Sr
Drewry Vinson
Thomas Vinson
William VinsonJohn Wood
Benjamin West
Aseum Wester
Benjamin Westray
Daniel Westray
Francis Wills
Britian Wood
James Wood
William Wood
Joshua Yarborugh
Micajah Yarbough

Captain WeathersÆ District
Abner Acock
John Acock
Phil Alston
Charles Bartholomew
George Benn
Richard Bennitt
George Bettey
Hudson Blanchet
Thomas Blanchett
Thomas Brewer

Shadrrack Bruner
Calep Capps
Francis Capps
Henry Capps
John Capps
Orasha Capps
Sirus Cheek
William Cheek
Solomon Cooper
William Cooper
Buckner Davis
Burwell Davis
Peter Davis
Robert Dean
James Dowlin
Abraham Green Jr
Abraham Green Sr
John Greenjonah Green
James Gregery
Thomas Griggs
Amos Harris
John Harris
Joseph Harris
Moses Harris
Henry Hudson
William Jean
Edmond Kearney
Charles Marshall
Samuel Marshall
Stephen Marshall
William Mattis
James Merritt
Sameul Morris
Jeemiah Neal
Benjamin Person sr
Henry Person
Jesse Person
Samuel Person
William Person
Honorous Poowell
William Powell
Joohn Radford
Burgis Reaves
Jordan Roland
Charles Saintsing
James Sledge
John Thompson
Joohn Tucker Jr
John Tucker Sr
William Tucker
Josuah Turner
John Wethers
Sampson Wiggins
Britian Willeford
James John Williams


This document also has biographies on Henry Pattillo(1726-1801), James
Ransom (1732-1777), James
Ransom (1742-1810) and Jethro Sumner (1733-1785)
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