Richard Dunn

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  • Name Richard Dunn 
    Gender Male 
    Notes 
    • 1764, Jul 7 -- Land Grant #499 and #680, Cumberland County, NC
      Richard Dunn received 300 acres located on both sides of Wet Creek including the place where he now lives.

      1767, Apr 11 -- Cane Creek Meeting Minutes, Alamance County, NC
      James Barnes of Cumberland County and Sarah Dunn of Cumberland County were married at the Barnes Meeting House on Deep River in Cumberland County. Jeremiah Barnes, Jonathan Barnes, Thomas Smith, Mary Barnes, Richard Dunn, Joseph Dunn, Ruth Dunn, John Jones, Cornelius Tison, Jane Tison, Abigail Pike and Eve Crafford were present and served as witnesses.

      1772, Apr 30 -- 1771-1776 County Court Minutes, Cumberland County, NC
      Edward Cox appointed overseer of the road that leads from Thomas Donahoe's to Sandhill Smith's and have the following hands to work: Jacob McLendall, Thos. Moore, Wm. Barrett, Wm. Smith Sr., John Kees, Archibd. Gibson, Nick Newton, Richd. Dunn, Robt. Grahams, Jas. Grahams, Francis Tedwell, John Cocks, Andrew Ingram, Willm. Ingram, Joel McLendall, Thos. Kees, Jas. Gibson and Robt. Cocks.

      1772, Sep 2 -- Land Grant #1645, Cumberland County, NC
      Richard Dunn received 100 acres located east of Wet Creek adjoining his own line. Richd. Dunn Senr. and Richd. Dunn Junr. were chain carriers.

      1772, Sep 9 -- Land Grant #1644, Cumberland County, NC
      Christopher Butler received 300 acres located west of Dry Creek including his own improvement. Richard Dunn and Christopher Butler were chain carriers. [Editor's Note: Christopher and Elizabeth Butler deeded to Robert Paterson 1778]

      1774, Jan 22 -- Land Grant #1714, Cumberland County, NC
      John Smith received 100 acres located on Wet Creek half mile above Richard Dunn's Mill including the Hoop Pole Thicket. Thomas Moore and Richard Dunn were chain carriers. [Editor's Note: John and Easter Smith deeded to Richard Dunn 1784 --> Richard and Deborah Dunn to Alexr. McIver 1784]

      1777 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC, Captain John Cox's District
      Name and amount of taxable property:
      Richard Dunn $176
      Richard Dunngaune $100

      1777 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC, Captain John Cox's District
      Name and amount of taxable property:
      Richard Dunn $450

      1779 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC, Captain John Cox's District [all residents]
      Names and amount of taxable property:
      Richard Dunn $700

      1780 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC, Captain John Cox's District
      Name and amount of taxable property:
      Richard Dunn Sr. $350-1400

      1784, Jun 9 -- Deed Book 7 Page 249, Cumberland County, NC
      John and Easter Smith (of Bladen County) deeded Richard Dunn 100 acres located on both sides of Wet Creek about mile above Richard Dunn's Mill. Malcolm McNeill and William Smith were witnesses.

      1787, Nov 19-21 -- 1784-1795 County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC Page 172
      [Deeds] Richard and Judy Dunn to Isaac Dunn was acknowledged

    Person ID I40044  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2016 

  • Histories
    Dunn Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    Dunn Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    The enclosed is a timeline and accounting of early Dunn references in Moore County.