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Moses MANNING

Male Abt 1738 - 1791  (~ 53 years)


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  • Name Moses MANNING 
    Born Abt 1738 
    Gender Male 
    Land Patent 20 Jul 1761  Dobbs County, North Carolina, British America Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 505 acres “on the Great Swamp a branch of Great Contentnea...”
    Census 1769  Dobbs County, North Carolina, British America Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Land Patent 24 May 1773  Pitt County, North Carolina, British America Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 640 acres “on the east side of Little Contentney Creek”
    Residence Mar 1779  Dobbs County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • “At an election of one Senator and Two Members of the House of Commons to Represent the county of Dobbs held at the Court House the 10th and 11th of March, 1779, the following persons voted for Members of the House of Commons to wit:”
    Census 1780  Dobbs County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Tax List 1782  Dobbs County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • “Early Tax List”
    Land Patent 27 Oct 1784  Craven County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • 18 acres “on the west side of Little Contentney Creek...”
    Land Patent 10 Nov 1784  Dobbs County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • 30 acres “on the north side of Contentnea...”
    Deed Jan 1788  Dobbs County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • “A List of deeds recorded in the registers office ... January Court 1788” Moses Manning to Daniel Lane
    Residence Mar 1788  Dobbs County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • “At an Election held for the County of Dobbs, at the Court house in Kinston, on the last Friday & Saturday in March Anno Domo 1788 for five persons to Represent the said County in Convention”
    Died Jan 1791  Onslow County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Person ID I47075  Dyal and Speckels
    Last Modified 16 Aug 2017 

    Family Lydia SMITH,   b. Abt 1740 
    Married 12 Nov 1762  Norfolk County, Virginia, British America Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
     1. Moses MANNING,   b. Abt 1769, Dobbs County, North Carolina, British America Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Merena MANNING,   b. Abt 1772, Dobbs County, North Carolina, British America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1809  (Age ~ 37 years)
    +3. Merit MANNING,   b. Abt 1775, Dobbs County, North Carolina, British America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 21 Jan 1836, Duplin County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)
     4. Macey Millea MANNING,   b. Abt 1777, Dobbs County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Martin MANNING,   b. Abt 1781, Dobbs County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F2957  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsLand Patent - 27 Oct 1784 - Craven County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Jan 1791 - Onslow County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • Moses wrote his will on 2 Jan 1791. He describes his state as “being weak in Body but of sound and perfect Memory.” An inventory of his estate was made on 12 Mar 1791, and the final probate was made in the July 1791 court session in Onslow County. The will mentions sons Moses, Merit, and Martin as well as daughters Merena and “Macey Millea Maning.” [10]

  • Sources 
    1. [S2888] North Carolina Land Grant Images and Data, North Carolina Genealogical Society, http://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.56.15&qid=277261&rn=2.

    2. [S2870] 1769 Dobbs Co. Census, Dobbs County NCGenWeb, 23 Jul 2017.

    3. [S2888] North Carolina Land Grant Images and Data, North Carolina Genealogical Society, http://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.101.167&qid=277261&rn=6.

    4. [S2875] Dobbs County, NC - 1779 Voter List, USGenWeb, 23 Jul 2017.

    5. [S2871] 1780 Dobbs Co. Census, Dobbs County NCGenWeb, 23 Jul 2017.

    6. [S2872] 1782 Early Tax List, Dobbs County NCGenWeb, 23 Jul 2017.

    7. [S2888] North Carolina Land Grant Images and Data, North Carolina Genealogical Society, http://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.50.3863&qid=277261&rn=1.

    8. [S2888] North Carolina Land Grant Images and Data, North Carolina Genealogical Society, http://www.nclandgrants.com/grant/?mars=12.14.56.1831&qid=277261&rn=3.

    9. [S2874] Dobbs County, NC - 1st Dobbs Vote 1788, USGenWeb, 23 Jul 2017.

    10. [S2869] North Carolina County, District and Probate Courts, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015), Probate Records (Onslow County, North Carolina), 1735-1968; Author: North Carolina. Superior Court (Onslow County); Probate Place: Onslow, North Carolina.

    11. [S2859] Virginia Marriage Records: From the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, the William and Mary College Quarterly, and Tyler's Quarterly. Baltimore, MD, Ancestry.com, (Genealogy Publishing Co., Inc., 1984), p. 338.


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