Nicholas Newton

Male - 1796


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  • Name Nicholas Newton 
    Gender Male 
    Died Between 24 Nov 1795 and Feb 1796 
    Notes 
    • 1761, Nov 6 -- Deed, Cumberland County, NC
      Niclus Nuton listed as a witness to a Deed for 100 acres from Joel McLendon to William Smith located West of Deep River

      1763, Mar 8 -- Land Grant #673, Cumberland County, NC
      Nicholas Newton received a 100 acre Land Grant located West of Dry Creek

      1764, Nov 9 -- Land Grant #491, Cumberland County, NC
      Nicholas Newton listed as a Chain bearer on William Smith's 50 acre Land Grant located East of Dry Creek

      1764, Nov 21 -- County Court Minutes, Cumberland County, NC
      Nicholas Nuton listed as serving Road Duty

      1767 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      Nicholas Nuton listed 1 white poll

      1769, May 25 -- Deed, Cumberland County, NC
      A Deed for 200 acres from John Donahoe to Nicholas Newton located on Lick Creek

      1772, Apr 30 -- County Court Minutes, Cumberland County, NC
      Nick Newton listed as serving Road Duty

      1773, Oct 8 -- Land Grant #1686, Cumberland County, NC
      Nicholas Newton received a 148 acre Land Grant located East of Dry Creek

      1773, Apr 9 -- Deed, Cumberland County, NC
      A Deed for 200 acres from Nicholas & Melonay Newton to Bartholomew Dunn located on West Creek

      1774, Jul 8 -- Deed, Cumberland County, NC
      Nicholas Newton is listed as a Neighbor in a Deed for 200 acres from Jesse Ritter to Nathan Smith located on Wet Creek

      1774, July 26 -- County Court Minutes, Cumberland County, NC
      A Deed from Nichelus Newton and wife to Bartholomew Dunn was proved by Thomas Green

      1777 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      Nicholas Newton listed with 546 acres in Captain John Cox's District

      1777, Nov 1 -- -- County Court Minutes, Cumberland County, NC
      Nichelas Newton is appointed a Tax Assessor for District 10

      1778, Apr 30 -- County Court Minutes, Cumberland County, NC
      Nicholas Newton listed as serving Jury Duty

      1778, Jul 29 -- County Court Minutes, Cumberland County, NC
      Nicholas Newton listed as being summoned for Jury Duty and failing to report

      1778, Oct 31 -- County Court Minutes, Cumberland County, NC
      Nicholas Newton listed as being fined failing to report for Jury Duty at last session

      1779, Apr 29 -- County Court Minutes, Cumberland County, NC
      Nicholas Newton listed as being paid for service as Tax Assessor

      1780 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      Niclos Newton listed in Captain John Cox's District
      listed 248 acres valued at $900
      listed 5 horses, 15 cattle valued at $410
      listed 1 negro valued at $700
      listed $56 cash
      Total Tax Value $2066

      1780, Apr 29 -- County Court Minutes, Cumberland County, NC
      Nicholas Newton listed as being summoned for Jury Duty

      1783 -- Tax LIst, Cumberland County, NC
      N. Newton listed as paying $190 in Captain John Cox's District

      1784, Apr 27 -- Deed, Cumberland County, NC
      A Deed for 200 acres from John Walsh to Nicholas Newton located on Wet Creek

      1784, Apr 30 -- County Court Minutes, Cumberland County, NC
      A Deed from John Walsh to Nichs. Newton was proved by Jesse Muse

      1784, Sep 10 -- Land Entry #12, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton entered 100 acred located on Wet Creek

      1784, Sep 10 -- Land Entry #13, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton entered 50 acred located on Wet Creek

      1784, Nov 15 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Nichl. Newton served Jury Duty

      1784, Dec 20 -- Land Entry #34, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton entered 100 acred located on Horses Creek

      1785, Mar 3 -- Land Grant #72, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton received a 50 acre Land Grant located on Dry Creek

      1785, May 17 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton appointed Overseer of Road Improvement Committee

      1785, May 19 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton served Jury Duty

      1785, Aug 18 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton served Jury Duty

      1785, Nov 20 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton served Jury Duty

      1785, Nov 30 -- Land Grant #128, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton listed as a Neighbor on Neil Matheson's 100 acre Land Grant located on Dry Fork

      1786, Mar 3 -- Land Grant #35, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Nuton received a 50 acre Land Grant

      1786, Mar 3 -- Land Grant #44, Moore County, NC
      Nichl. Newton received a 100 acre Land Grant located on Horse Creek

      1786, Nov 3 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton served Jury Duty

      1787 -- Marriage Licenses, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton listed as a Surety for the marriage of Nathaniel Melton and Fereby Barrett

      1787, Feb 20-Feb 23 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton served Jury Duty

      1787, May 21 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton served Jury Duty

      1787, Jul 31 -- Land Grant #240, Moore County, NC
      Nicolas Newton received a 50 acre Land Grant located on Sings Creek

      1787, Sep 30 -- Land Grant #256, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton listed as a Neighbor on Neil Matheson's 50 acre Land Grant located on Dry Creek

      1788, Feb 22 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Nichl. Newton served Jury Duty

      1788, Mar 10 -- Land Entry #129, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton entered 50 acred located East of Wet Creek

      1789 Dec 13 -- Land Grant #300, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton received a 50 acre Land Grant located on Wet Creek

      1790 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 162
      Nicholas Newton
      (16+) 2M
      (0-16) 1M
      7F

      1790, Jan 17 -- Land Grant #312, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton received a 50 acre Land Grant located East of Sings Creek

      1790, Jan 17 -- Land Grant #314, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton received a 50 acre Land Grant located East of Wet Creek

      1790, May 17 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Nichl. Newton served on Road Improvement Committee

      1791, Feb 22 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      A Deed from Lewis Sowell to Nichlas Newton was proven by Bartholomew Dunn

      1792, Feb -- Index to Trial Docket, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton v. John Cox

      1792, May 23 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      A Deed from Nicholas Newton to Richard Dunn was proven by Neil McLeod

      1792, Aug 1 -- Land Grant #416, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton listed as a Neighbor on Neil Matheson's 100 acre Land Grant located between Horse Creek and Buffalo Creek

      1793, Dec-Jan 1794 -- General Assembly Session Records
      Petition to form Alfordstown as County Seat for Moore County, NC
      Niclas Newton listed as a signer (Petition failed)

      1794, Aug 10 -- Land Entry #932, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton listed as a Neighbor on John Porterfield's (Agent for David Allison) 734 acre Entry (no location given)

      1794, Aug 10 -- Land Entry #936, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton listed as a Neighbor on John Porterfield's (Agent for David Allison) 492 acre Entry (no location given)

      1794, Nov 28 -- Land Grant #855, Moore County, NC
      Nicholas Newton listed as a Neighbor on Norman Matheson's 50 acre Land Grant located on Horse Creek

      1795, Nov 24 -- Will of Nicholas Newton, Moore County, NC
      1796, Feb (proved in open court)
      Wife -- Melaney Newton
      Son -- John Tucker Newton
      Dau -- Mary Sowel
      Dau -- Meloney Dun
      Dau -- Febay Melton
      Son -- William Newton
      Son -- Nicholas Smith Newton
      Dau -- Hannah Carpenter
      Dau -- Delaney Gibson
      Dau -- Charity Newton
      Dau -- Sarah Newton
      Dau -- Elizabeth Newton
      Witness -- Jesse Ritter, John McAulay, Jesse Brown
    Person ID I10020  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2009 

    Family Meloney Melton,   b. 1739,   d. Bef 18 Oct 1823  (Age < 84 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mary Newton,   b. Between 1755 and 1760
    +2. Fereby Newton,   b. Between 1760 and 1765
     3. Meloney Newton,   b. Between 1760 and 1765
     4. William Newton,   b. Between 1765 and 1770
     5. Nicholas Smith Newton,   b. Abt 1770
     6. Delaney Newton,   b. Between 1770 and 1780
    +7. Hannah Newton,   b. Abt 1772,   d. 21 Feb 1864, Copiah County, MS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years)
     8. Charity Newton,   b. Between 1775 and 1780
     9. Sarah Newton,   b. Between 1775 and 1780
     10. Elizabeth Newton,   b. Between 1775 and 1785
    +11. John Tucker Newton,   b. 1777
    Documents
    Map of Nicholas Newton's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC on Wet and Dry Creeks
    Map of Nicholas Newton's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC on Wet and Dry Creeks
    Highlighted tracts include lands grants to Nicholas Newton and wife Meloney Newton.
    Family ID F6321  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1796 Will Book A Page 186/187, Moore County, NC - Will of John Sheffield; Will of Nicholas Newton
    1796 Will Book A Page 186/187, Moore County, NC - Will of John Sheffield; Will of Nicholas Newton
    1796 Will Book A Page 188/189, Moore County, NC - Will of Nicholas Newton [second page]; Will of Jacob Stutts
    1796 Will Book A Page 188/189, Moore County, NC - Will of Nicholas Newton [second page]; Will of Jacob Stutts
    1769 Deed Book 3 Page 381, Cumberland County, NC - John Donahue to Nicholas Newton
    1769 Deed Book 3 Page 381, Cumberland County, NC - John Donahue to Nicholas Newton
    1774 Deed Book 6 Page 279, Cumberland County, NC - Jesse Ritter to Nathan Smith
    1774 Deed Book 6 Page 279, Cumberland County, NC - Jesse Ritter to Nathan Smith
    1763 Land Grant, Cumberland County, NC #492 & 673 - Nicholas Newton
    1763 Land Grant, Cumberland County, NC #492 & 673 - Nicholas Newton
    1764 Land Grant, Cumberland County, NC #491 & 672 - William Smith
    1764 Land Grant, Cumberland County, NC #491 & 672 - William Smith
    1785 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #72 - Nicholas Newton
    1785 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #72 - Nicholas Newton
    1786 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #35 - Nicholas Newton
    1786 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #35 - Nicholas Newton
    1786 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #44 - Nicholas Newton
    1786 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #44 - Nicholas Newton
    1789 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #300 - Nicholas Newton
    1789 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #300 - Nicholas Newton
    1790 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #314 - Nicholas Newton
    1790 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #314 - Nicholas Newton
    1773 Land Grant, Cumberland County, NC #1686 - Nicholas Newton
    1773 Land Grant, Cumberland County, NC #1686 - Nicholas Newton
    Map of George Hunsucker's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC on Wet Creek
    Map of George Hunsucker's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC on Wet Creek
    Highlighted tracts include lands grants to George Hunsucker and lands purchased from Nicholas Newton
    1787 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #240 - Nicholas Newton
    1787 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #240 - Nicholas Newton
    1790 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #312 - Nicholas Newton
    1790 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #312 - Nicholas Newton

    Histories
    1777 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC [Captain John Cox and Captain Jacob Duckworth's Military Districts only]
    1777 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC [Captain John Cox and Captain Jacob Duckworth's Military Districts only]
    Captain Cox and Captain Duckworth's Military District encompass present day upper Moore County [see attached map]. Courtesy of the NC Archives. Map courtesy of the Cumberland County Genealogical Society.
    1779 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC [Captain John Cox and Captain Jacob Duckworth's Military Districts only]
    1779 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC [Captain John Cox and Captain Jacob Duckworth's Military Districts only]
    Captain Cox and Captain Duckworth's Military District encompass present day upper Moore County [see attached map]. Courtesy of the NC Archives. Map courtesy of the Cumberland County Genealogical Society.
    1780 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC [Captain John Cox and Captain Jacob Duckworth's Military Districts only]
    1780 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC [Captain John Cox and Captain Jacob Duckworth's Military Districts only]
    Captain Cox and Captain Duckworth's Military District encompass present day upper Moore County [see attached map]. Courtesy of the NC Archives. Map courtesy of the Cumberland County Genealogical Society.
    1783 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC [Captain John Cox and Captain John Hunnicutt's Military Districts only]
    1783 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC [Captain John Cox and Captain John Hunnicutt's Military Districts only]
    Captain Cox and Captain Hunnicutt's[formerly Duckworth] Military District encompass present day upper Moore County [see attached map]. Courtesy of the NC Archives. Map courtesy of the Cumberland County Genealogical Society.
    1793/1794 Petition for new Moore County Courthouse in Alfordstown
    1793/1794 Petition for new Moore County Courthouse in Alfordstown
    Contains hundreds of signatures of early Moore County residents. Petition to the NC General Assembly to establish "Alfordstown" and move the courthouse there. Petition ultimately failed. Very large document, similar to a Tax List, and it may take additional time to load. Typed abstract at conclusion of the document courtesy of Central North Carolina Journal, September 1993 [Edited and published by James V. Comer]. Original documents courtesy of NC Archives.
    1785-1787 Marriage Register, Moore County, NC.pdf
    1785-1787 Marriage Register, Moore County, NC.pdf
    Located on Page 382 of Will Book A, Moore County, NC
    1767 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
    1767 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
    Includes some of the earliest land owners from present day Cumberland, Moore, Harnett, Lee and Hoke counties. Courtesy of NC Archives.