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38367
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The author tells the tale of Courtney Abbott, daughter of Henry Abbott of Pasquotank County, friend of George Washington. Courtney was taken to Philadelphia to visit the government and on the occasion of her 16th birthday, attended a Ball given by President George Washington and wife. The President presented her a birthday gift of a gold ring with a bloodstone. Courtney later married Abner Williams and settled in Elizabeth City, NC. The author also gives the gravestone records of the Courtney and Abner Williams family.
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38362
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In this part of the narrative of the life of Rev. L. R. Ferebee, he talks about being ordained in 1880; going through an ordeal with money promised him by the Church; the loss of a new church by an incendiary; and the bad political situation he faced in North Carolina at the time.
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38365
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William Hamilton Welch, a native of Chowan County, NC, was a banker in Kingstree, SC, served as a Williamsburg County Representative to the South Carolina Legislature, and was an owner of an Insurance Company.
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38364
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Transcription of the records. Other surnames include: Cleary, Umphlet, Brite, Whitson, Huret, Elliott, Perry.
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38363
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Transcription of the Will of Henry Baker, Chowan County, 1737
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38366
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Abstracts of select Gates County Wills.
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38373
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The author gives the early history of the Danson family, history of Mill Town, Elizabeth City, NC; Portohonk Creek history; schools and church at Shiloh.
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38375
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Transcription of the records. Surnames also include: Pendleton, Chancy, Symons, Henley, Eason, Jones, Stafford, Scott, Coppersmith, Burgess, James, Gaskins, Bateman, Bray, Overman, Davis, Sanders, Beavers, Fearing, Commander, Alexander, Stokley.
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38376
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The author rambles about graves and grave markers on the Outer Banks, gives unique inscriptions, and the memory of family plots and two horse graves.
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38372
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A visitor’s guide to Ocracoke with information about the ferries.
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38368
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Transcription of the gravestones in Cemetery 5, west of Belvedere, Chowan County, NC.
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38371
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Bertie County Marriage Bonds from 1786 to 1788.
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38369
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A general history of the Hope Plantation & King-Bazemore House.
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38377
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Transcription of gravestone of Martha Murray (1813-1833) and infant daughter the same day, in Camden Co., NC.