John Cockman

Male 1785 - Bef 1861  (< 76 years)


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  • Name John Cockman 
    Born 1785 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 21 May 1861 
    Notes 
    • 1810 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 600
      John Cockman
      (26-45) 1F
      (16-26) 1M
      (0-10) 1M 1F

      1815 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Cockmon lists 100 acres valued at $100

      1818-1823 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Cockmon lists 100 acres valued at $100

      1820 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 309
      John Cockmon
      (26-45) 1M 1F
      (10-16) 1M 1F
      (0-10) 4M 1F

      1823, Jan 4 -- Land Grant #2631, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman received a 13.75 acre Land Grant located on Buffalo Creek

      1823, Nov 27 -- Land Grant #2632, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman served as a Chain Carrier on Jesse Upton's 150 acre Land Grant located on Buffalo Creek

      1824, Apr 12 -- Land Grant #2661, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman received a 38 acre Land Grant located on Long Meadow Branch & Glade

      1825, Feb 24 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Deed is registered from Solomon Brewer to John Cockman
      John Cockman is listed as a witness to a Deed from Emmanuel Yow to Abner Brown

      1825, Aug 16 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman served on Road Improvement Committee

      1825, Aug 19 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman served Jury Duty

      1827, Nov 19 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      John Cockmon served Jury Duty

      1828, Aug 26 -- Land Grant #2765, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman received a 150 acre Land Grant located on Buffalo Creek

      1828, Nov 9 -- Estate of George Moore, Sr., Moore County, NC
      1 account on John Cockman for $1.50

      1828, Nov 19 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      A deed from Aaron Kennedy to John Cockmon is witnessed by Abner Brown

      1830 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 446
      John Cockman
      (40-50) 1M 1F
      (15-20) 3M
      (10-15) 2M 1F
      (5-10) 2M

      1835, Nov 21 -- Land Grant #2952, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman received a 100 acre Land Grant

      1835, Nov 21 -- Land Grant #2976, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman is listed as a Neighbor on David Jones' 52 acre Land Grant located on Buffalo Creek

      1836, Mar 1 -- Land Grant #2959, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman served as a Chain Carrier on William Dannelly's 150 acre Land Grant located on McCallum's Fork

      1836, Nov 4 -- Land Grant #2957, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman is listed as a Neighbor and Chain Carrier on David Cockman's 100 acre Land Grant located on Locust Branch, North of Richland Creek

      1836, Nov 5 -- Land Grant #2965, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman served as a Chain Carrier on Michael Cockman's 100 acre Land Grant located on Locust Branch, North of Richland Creek

      1839, May 21 -- Estate of John Upton, Moore County, NC
      1 note on John Cockman for $1.50 due Oct 19, 1837

      1840 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 174
      John Cockman
      (60-70) 1F
      (40-50) 1M 1F
      (20-30) 1M 1F
      (15-20) 3M
      (10-15) 1F
      (5-10) 1M

      1840, Jun 24 -- Marriages, Fayetteville Observer, Fayetteville, NC
      In Moore County, on Jun 18, Mr. George Cockman, son of John Cockman to Miss Clarky Wallis, daughter of Isham Wallis - all of Moore County

      1841, Oct 26 -- Land Grant #3160, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman is listed as a Neighbor on George W. Horner's 50 acre Land Grant located on Lond Meadow Branch

      1843, Mar 1 -- Deed, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman deeded 2 tracts (100a & 9a) to Sampson Cockman on Buffalo Creek

      1843, Apr 25 -- Land Grant #3324, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman served as a Chain Carrier on David Cockman's 100 acre Land Grant located on Locust Branch, North of Richland Creek

      1846, Aug 15 -- Estate of Neil McIntosh, Moore County, NC
      1 note on Michael Cockman, Wm. Dannielly and John Cockman for $80.50 dated Apr 28, 1844

      1849 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman listed 500 acres valued at $650 located in District 9 on Buffalow Creek

      1850 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 239
      John Cockman 64 M, Farmer, $350 Real Estate, Born in NC
      Mary Cockman 66 F, Born in NC
      Leno Richardson 18 M, Born in NC

      1850 -- Agricultural Census, Moore County, NC Page 989
      John Cockman listed 40 acres Improved, 460 Unimproved valued at $350

      1852 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman listed 550 acres valued at $350 located in District 9

      1853 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman listed 400 acres valued at $250 located in District 9 on Meadow Branch

      1854 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman listed 300 acres valued at $250 located in District 9

      1854 -- Superior Court Minute Docket, Moore County, NC
      1854, Apr -- Appearance Docket, Moore County, NC
      1854, July -- Index to Trial Docket, Moore County, NC
      1854, July 25 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      1854, Oct -- County Court Execution Docket, Moore County, NC
      Quimby Wallace v. John Cockman

      1855 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman listed 300 acres valued at $500 located in District 9 on Buffalo Creek

      1856 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman listed 300 acres valued at $500 located in District 9 on Buffalo Creek

      1857 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Cockman listed 200 acres valued at $300 located in District 9 on Buffalo Creek

      1860 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 214, Gold Region Post Office
      John Cockman 75 M, Farmer, $750 Real Estate, $600 Personal Property, Born in NC
      Mary Cockman 77 F, Born in NC
      Mark Cockman 18 M, Born in NC

      1861, May 21 -- Estate of John Cockman, Moore County, NC
    Person ID I00182  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2011 

    DNA Tests  atDNA-158622 Living
    Y-DNA-338503 Daniel Atlas "D.A." Cockman
    Y-DNA-359262 James B. "Duck" Cockman

    Father Joseph Cockman,   b. 1745,   d. 1808  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Inna Caterena Cagle,   b. 1755,   d. 1818  (Age 63 years) 
    Documents
    Map of John Cockman's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC between Meadow Branch and McCallum's Fork
    Map of John Cockman's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC between Meadow Branch and McCallum's Fork
    Tracts highlighted include grants to Joseph Cockman [YELLOW], son John Cockman [GREEN] and grandsons David Cockman [BLUE] Michael Cockman [BLUE] and Sampson Cockman [PURPLE]. Joseph Cockman's son-in-law Solomon Brewer [BLUE] is also higlighted as is land purchased by John Cockman from Jesse & Richard Upton [GREEN]
    Histories
    Cockman Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    Cockman Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    The enclosed is a timeline and accounting of early Cockman references in Moore County and Cumberland County.
    Family ID F1140  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Richardson,   b. 1783,   d. 1868  (Age 85 years)  [1
    Children 
    +1. Michael Cockmon,   b. 19 Oct 1809, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1865, Pulaski County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    +2. David Cockman,   b. 1812, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1863, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    +3. Josiah Cockman,   b. 1813,   d. Aug 1849  (Age 36 years)
    +4. George Cockman,   b. 1818,   d. 13 Aug 1905  (Age 87 years)
    +5. J. Sampson Cockman,   b. 7 Nov 1819,   d. 28 Jan 1909  (Age 89 years)
     6. Female Cockman,   b. Abt 1820
     7. Rebecca Cockman,   b. 1820
     8. John Cockman,   b. 13 Aug 1821,   d. 7 Jun 1844  (Age 22 years)
    +9. Noah Emsley Cockman,   b. 1824, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 7 Nov 1893 and 1900  (Age 69 years)
    Documents
    Map of John Cockman's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC between Meadow Branch and McCallum's Fork
    Map of John Cockman's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC between Meadow Branch and McCallum's Fork
    Tracts highlighted include grants to Joseph Cockman [YELLOW], son John Cockman [GREEN] and grandsons David Cockman [BLUE] Michael Cockman [BLUE] and Sampson Cockman [PURPLE]. Joseph Cockman's son-in-law Solomon Brewer [BLUE] is also higlighted as is land purchased by John Cockman from Jesse & Richard Upton [GREEN]
    Histories
    Cockman Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    Cockman Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    The enclosed is a timeline and accounting of early Cockman references in Moore County and Cumberland County.
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2011 15:10:19 
    Family ID F0039  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1823 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2631 - John Cockman
    1823 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2631 - John Cockman
    1824 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2661 - John Cockman
    1824 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2661 - John Cockman
    1828 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2765 - John Cockman
    1828 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2765 - John Cockman
    1835 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2952 - John Cockman
    1835 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2952 - John Cockman
    1861/1862 Record of Estates Book H Page 406/407, Moore County, NC - Estate of John Cockman
    1861/1862 Record of Estates Book H Page 406/407, Moore County, NC - Estate of John Cockman
    1861/1862 Record of Estates Book H Page 408/409, Moore County, NC - Estate of John Cockman
    1861/1862 Record of Estates Book H Page 408/409, Moore County, NC - Estate of John Cockman
    Map of Everet Wallace's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC
    Map of Everet Wallace's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC
    1854 County Court Execution Docket, Moore County, NC Page 57
    1854 County Court Execution Docket, Moore County, NC Page 57
    Quimby Wallace v. John Cockman
    Contains signatures or marks for: George W. Horner, Robert L. Purvis, Henry Brown, John Garner, James Melton, Isham Wallace, Quimby Wallace
    1835 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2976 - David Jones
    1835 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2976 - David Jones
    1836 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2957 - David Cockman
    1836 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2957 - David Cockman
    1836 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2965 - Michael Cockman
    1836 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2965 - Michael Cockman
    1843 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3324 - David Cockman
    1843 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3324 - David Cockman

    Histories
    1815 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    1815 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    Earliest complete tax list for Moore County. It is a very large file and may take additional time to load. Courtesy of James V. Comer and the NC Archives. [Located in Treasurer and Comptrollers Papers, Box 6. Moore County]
    1818-1823 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    1818-1823 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    Tax List for District #1 and District #2. While the exact date is uncertain based on a comparison of several landowners it is estimated to have been taken between 1818-1823. This was handed down by the family of Richard Street, tax assessor. during the time period. It is a very large file and may take additional time to load. Courtesy of James V. Comer and the Moore County Library.
    1849 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9
    1849 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    DNA Results and Analysis for Moore County families including Allen, Bean, Brewer, Britt, Brown, Caddell, Cagle, Cockman, Cole, Davis, Deaton, Furr, Horner, Hunsucker, Jackson, Key, Maness, McIntosh, McNeill, Melton, Monroe, Moore, Morgan, Nall, Richardson, Ritter, Sanders, Sheffield, Smith, Stewart, Sullivan, Wallace, Williams and Williamson.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1186] Cockman Family History, Margaret Cockman Kitchel, (1990, Tennessee Valley Publishing, PO Box 52527, Knoxville, TN 37950).
      Cockman Family History lists Mary as a Morgan