Charles Sowell

Male 1750 - 1831  (~ 90 years)


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  • Name Charles Sowell 
    Born Between 1740 and 1750 
    Gender Male 
    Died Between 4 Feb 1830 and 22 Feb 1831 
    Notes 
    • 1769 -- Regulators Petition
      Anson County residents John Sowel, Wm. Sowel, Samuel Sowel, Charles Sowell and Lewis Sowell were listed as signers
      http://docsouth.unc.edu/csr/index.html/document/csr08-0060
      ***unclear if this is the same Charles Sowell

      1778 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      Charles Sowel listed 100 acres in Captain John Cox's District. Listed as an insolvent in 1778 for 1777 for $100.

      1800 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 70
      Charles Sewell
      (45+) 1M 2F
      (10-16) 3M
      (0-10) 2F

      1803, Sep 15 -- Land Grant #1850, Moore County, NC
      Charles Sowell listed as a Neighbor on Jacob Furr's 100 acre Land Grant located East of Flag Creek

      1805, Oct 31 -- Land Grant #1904, Moore County, NC
      Charles Sowell received a 50 acre Land Grant located on Flag Creek

      1808, May 7 -- Land Grant #2136, Moore County, NC
      Charles Sowell listed as a Neighbor on John Cagle's 100 acre Land Grant located East of Flag Creek

      1810 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 611
      Charles Sowel
      (45+) 1M 1F
      (10-16) 1F
      (0-10) 1M

      1810 -- Estate of Benjamin Britt, Moore County, NC
      One account on Charles Sowell for $5

      1810, Aug 23 -- Land Grant #2034, Moore County, NC
      Charles Sowell received a 50 acre Land Grant located on Flag Creek

      1811, May 13 -- Deed, Moore County, NC
      Charles Sowell listed as a neighbor on William Williams 50 acre deed to Leonard Furr located on Flag Creek

      1811, Aug 2 -- Land Grant #2145, Moore County, NC
      Charles Sowell listed as a Neighbor and Chain Carrier on Jacob Furr's 150 acre Land Grant located on Pond Branch of Flag Creek

      1815 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Charles Sowell lists 172 acres valued at $100

      1817, Sep 11 -- Land Grant #2324, Moore County, NC
      Charles Sowell listed as a Neighbor on William Jones' 25 acre Land Grant located West of Flag Creek

      1817, Sep 15 -- Land Grant #2569, Moore County, NC
      Charles Sowell listed as a Neighbor and Chain Carrier on William Williams' 40 acre Land Grant located on Flag Creek

      1818-1823 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Charles Sowell lists 172 acres valued at $100

      1823, Nov 21 -- County Court Minutes
      Hiram Kennedy v. Charles Sowell

      1823, Dec 1 -- Deed, Moore County, NC
      Charles Sowell listed as a Neighbor and Witness on William Williams 40 acre deed to George Davis

      1825, Aug -- County Accounts, Moore County, NC
      1825, Aug -- Index to Trial Docket, Moore County, NC
      Charles Sowell v. Thomas Williams

      1826, Nov 18 -- Estate of Henry Melton, Moore County, NC
      1 note on Charles Sowell and James Hains for $7.50

      1826, Nov 21 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      A deed from Charles Sowell to George Davis was recorded by Matthew Williams

      1829, Mar 23 -- Land Grant #2795, Moore County, NC
      Charles Sowell listed as a Neighbor on John Cagle's 16 acre Land Grant located South of Cabin Creek

      1830 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 480
      Charles Seawell
      (80-90) 1M
      (70-80) 1F

      1830, Feb 4 -- Will of Charles Sowell, Moore County, NC
      Wife -- Nancy
      Mentions : friend George Davis and Davis' sister Sarah
      Executor -- George Davis, James Hains
      Witness -- George Adams, William Cagle, Henry Cagle

      1830, Feb 20 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      A Deed from Nancy Sowell and William Williams to George Davis is acknowledged by William Jones

      1830, May 8 -- Deed, Moore County, NC
      William Williams and Nancy Sowell deeded George Davis 50 acres located on Flag Creek

      1831, Feb 22 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      Will of Charles Sowell, decd. proven by George Adams
      George Davis qualified as Executor

      1831, May 26 -- County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC
      George Davis, Executor of Charles Sowell, decd. returned Inventory of Estate
    Person ID I20879  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 25 Aug 2014 

    DNA Tests  atDNA-149984 Living

    Family Nancy,   b. Between 1750 and 1760 
    Children 
    +1. Nancy Sowell,   b. 1790,   d. 18 May 1874, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Family ID F6335  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1805 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1904 - Charles Sowell
    1805 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1904 - Charles Sowell
    1808 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2136 - John Cagle
    1808 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2136 - John Cagle
    1810 Will Book A Page 330, Moore County, NC - Estate of Benjamin Britt
    1810 Will Book A Page 330, Moore County, NC - Estate of Benjamin Britt
    1810 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2034 - Charles Sowell
    1810 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2034 - Charles Sowell
    1817 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2569 - William Williams
    1817 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2569 - William Williams
    1831 Will Book B Page 78/79, Moore County, NC - Will of Charles Sowell
    1831 Will Book B Page 78/79, Moore County, NC - Will of Charles Sowell
    1831 Record of Estates Book B Page 240/241, Moore County, NC - Estate of Charles Sowell
    1831 Record of Estates Book B Page 240/241, Moore County, NC - Estate of Charles Sowell
    Map of Everet Wallace's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC
    Map of Everet Wallace's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC
    1811 Land Grant #2145, Moore County, NC - Jacob Furr
    1811 Land Grant #2145, Moore County, NC - Jacob Furr
    1811 Deed Book 95 Page 25, Moore County, NC - William Williams to Leonard Furr
    1811 Deed Book 95 Page 25, Moore County, NC - William Williams to Leonard Furr
    1838 Deed Book 95 Page 24, Moore County, NC - Leonard Furr to George Davis
    1838 Deed Book 95 Page 24, Moore County, NC - Leonard Furr to George Davis
    1823 Deed Book 95 Page 20, Moore County, NC - William Williams to George Davis
    1823 Deed Book 95 Page 20, Moore County, NC - William Williams to George Davis

    Histories
    1778 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC [Captain John Cox and Captain Jacob Duckworth's Military Districts only]
    1778 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.
    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.