Garner Maness

Garner Maness

Male 1806 - 1863  (57 years)

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  • Name Garner Maness 
    Born 1806 
    Gender Male 
    Residence Garner Maness/Katie Maness Homeplace, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1863 
    Buried Moore County, NC at Maness Cemetery #225 Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • 1812, Dec 11 -- Land Grant #2664, Moore County, NC
      Abednego Maness received 200 acres located east of Bear Creek adjoining Neil McLeod, John McAulay and Brewer. Gardner Maness and Nathan Maness were chain carriers.

      1824, Aug 16 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 40
      Ordered that John Ritter Jr. be appointed overseer in place of Elijah Brewer of the road from Bear Creek to George Moore's and have the following hands to work: Elijah Brewer, Abraham Stuts, Danl. Williams, George Stuts, Jacob Stuts, George Moore Jr., John Hunsucker, Jethrew Denson, Edward Moore, Garner Maness and Bradley Brady.

      1825, Aug 15 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 82
      Ordered that George Stuts be appointed overseer in place of John Ritter of the road from Bear Creek to George Moore's and have the following hands to work: John Ritter Jr., Elijah Brewer, Abraham Stuts, Danl. Williams, Jacob Stuts, George Moore Jr., John Hunsucker, Jethrew Denson, Edward Moore, Garner Maness, Bradley Brady, Willis Brewer, Edmond Boroughs and Robert Hollomon.

      1826, Aug 21 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 130
      Ordered that David Brewer be appointed overseer in place of George Stuts of the road from Bear Creek to George Moore's and have the following hands to work: George Stuts, John Ritter Jr., Elijah Brewer, Abraham Stuts, Daniel Williams, Jacob Stuts, George Moore Jr., John Hunsucker, Jethroe Denson, Edward Moore, Garner Maness, Bradley Brady, Willis Brewer, Edmond Boroughs, Robert Hardin and Stephen Maness.

      1836, Mar 12 -- Land Grant #2991, Moore County, NC
      Isaac Maness received 100 acres located south of Bear Creek adjoining McAulay, John Maness and Henry Stutts. Garner Maness and Henry Maness were chain carriers.

      1836, Sep 21 -- Land Grant #3043, Moore County, NC
      Bradley Brady received 100 acres located south of Bear Creek adjoining Isaac Manes and Henry Manes. Henry Manes and Garner Manes were chain carriers.

      1840 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 182
      Garner Maner
      (30-40) 1M
      (20-30) 1F
      (5-10) 1M
      (0-5) 2F

      1841, Dec 29 -- Land Grant #3166, Moore County, NC
      Matthew Williams received 100 acres located between Bear Creek and Buffalo Creek adjoining Henry Stutts, Bryant Boroughs and Lamb. Garner Maness and M. Williams were chain carriers.

      1844, Apr 24 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 10
      Ordered that Everet Maines be appointed overseer of the road from Bear Creek to Buffalo Creek and work the following hands: John McLeod, George Cagle, Garner Maines, William Stewart, Henry Maines, Matthew Williams, Jethro Denson, Amos Bridges, William L. Wallace, Lauchlin B. Currie and Hiram Kelly.

      1845, Jan 30 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 125
      Ordered that Asa Mainess be appointed overseer of the road from Bear Creek to William Stewarts and have the following hands to work: Garner Mainess, John McLeod 1 hand, Henry Mainess, Matthew Williams Senr., Matthew Williams Junr., George Cagle, William Stewart, Henry Stutts (of Jacob) 1 hand and Leonard Stutts (of Jacob).

      1846, Apr 28 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 318
      Ordered that William Stewart be appointed overseer of the road from Bear Creek to William Stewart's and have the following hands to work: John McLeod's hands, Henry Stutts' hands, Garner Mainess, Mathew Williams Junr., John Riddle, Hiram Kelly, Edward Stewart, John Denson, George Cagle, Lewis Mainess, William Stutts, Leonard Stutts and Henry Brown.

      1846, May 2 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 333
      Ordered that William M. Johnson be appointed the overseer in place of Garner Mainess of the new road from William Ritter's by way of William M. Johnson's mill to the [Chatham] County Line and have the following hands to work: William M. Johnson's hand, James Cavness' hands, Benjamin P. Person's two hands, James Moore, Westley Shields, Hiram Johnson, Jonathan Martindale, Alston Brewer, Henry Brown, Willis Phillips, Jery Phillips, Henry C. Hardin, Calvin C. Myrick, Enoch Powers, Robert L. Purvis, Bailey Brown, Mathew Williams, Henry Stutts, Leonard Stutts, Abram Stutts? one hand, Hiram Kelly, Garner Mainess, James Brady, Bryant Boroughs? hands, Mathew Boroughs? hands and William Hunsucker.

      1847 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC District 9
      Garner Maness 250 acres valued at $300 1 white poll on Bear Creek

      1847, Apr 27 -- 1847-1849 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 14
      Ordered that George Cagle be appointed overseer of the road from Bear Creek to William Stewart's and work the following hands: William Stewart, John McLeod?s hands, Henry Stutts' hands, Garner Mainess, Mathew Williams Junr., John Riddle, Hiram Kelly, William Stewart's hands, Edward Stewart's hands, John Denson, George Cagle, Lewis Mainess, Leonard Stutts and Henry Brown.

      1848, Apr 24 -- 1847-1849 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 182
      Ordered that Henry Brown be appointed overseer of the road from Bear Creek to William Stuart's and work the following hands: George Cagle, John McLeod?s hands, Henry Stutts' hands, Garner Mainess, Matthew Williamson Jr. [error-should be Williams], John Riddle, Hiram Kelly, William Stuart's hands, Edward Stuart's hands, John Denson, Lewis Mainess, Leonard Stutts and William Stutts.

      1848, May 10 -- Land Grant #3607, Moore County, NC
      Josiah Wallace received 28 acres located east of Bear Creek on Lick Branch adjoining Garner Maness, Nall, Henry Stutts, Abel Maness and Jonah B. Maness. John Riddle and William B. Wallace were chain carriers.

      1849 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC District 9
      Garner Maness 250 acres valued at $300 1 white poll on Bear Creek

      1849, Apr 24 -- 1847-1849 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 410
      Ordered that Enoch Powers be appointed overseer of the new road from near William Ritters to the [Chatham] County line and work the following hands: William M. Johnson's hands, James Caviness' hands, Benjamin P. Person's hands, James Moore, Wesley Shields, Hiram Johnson, Jonathan Martindale, Alston Brown, Henry Brown, Willis Phillips, Henry C. Hardin, Calvin C. Mirick, Enoch Powers, Robert Powers, Bailey Brown, Mathew Williams, Henry Stutts, Hiram Kelly, Garner Maness, James Brady, Bryant Boroughs hands, Mathews Boroughs hands, William Hunsucker, Leonard Stutts and Abram Stutts hands.

      1850 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 241
      Garner Manis 44 M, Farmer, $300 Real Estate, Born in NC
      Catherine Manis 36 F, Born in NC
      James A. Manis 15 M, Born in NC
      Mary Manis 14 F, Born in NC
      Sadberry Manis 6 M, Born in NC
      A. Spinks Manis 4 M, Born in NC
      Josiah Manis 2 M, Born in NC

      1850, Nov 28 -- Deed Book 35 Page 428-430, Moore County, NC
      Henry Stutts deeded Duncan McIntosh 28 acres (of 166 acre tract) located south of Bear Creek adjoining Gardner Maness. Murdo Street and A. McKinnon were witnesses.

      1851, Apr 28 -- 1851-1853 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 3
      Ordered that Henry Stutts be appointed overseer of the new road from near William Ritters to the [Chatham] county line and have the following hands to work: Enoch Powers, William M. Johnson's hands, James Caveness hands, Benjamin P. Person & hands, James Moore, Westley Shields, Hiram Johnson, Jonathan Martindale, Alston Brewer, Henry Brown, Willis Phillips, Jerry Phillips, Hugh C. Hardin, Calvin C. Myrick, Robert Powers, Bailey Brown, Mathew Williams, Hiram Kelly, Garner Mainess, James Brady, Bryan Boroughs hands, Mathew Boroughs & hands, William Hunsucker, Leonard Stutts, Abram Stutts hands, Adam Keeling and Isaiah Caveness.

      1852 -- -- Tax List, Moore County, NC District 9
      Garner Maness 278 acres valued at $328 on Bear Creek

      1853 -- -- Tax List, Moore County, NC District 9
      Garner Maness 278 acres valued at $328 on Bear Creek

      1854 -- -- Tax List, Moore County, NC District 9
      Garner Maness 278 acres valued at $300 on Bear Creek

      1854 -- -- Tax List, Moore County, NC District 9
      Garner Maness 278 acres valued at $417 on Bear Creek

      1855, Nov 12 -- Land Grant #4108, Moore County, NC
      John Riddle received 33 acres located between Bear Creek and Buffalo Creek adjoining Garner Maness, Bradley Brady and his own line. Spencer Brown and John Moore were chain carriers.

      1854 -- -- Tax List, Moore County, NC District 9
      Garner Maness 278 acres valued at $417 on Bear Creek

      1860 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 202-B, Gold Region Post Office
      Garner Maner 54 M, Farmer, $600 Real Estate, $400 Personal Property, Born in NC
      Catharine Maner 45 F, Born in NC
      Lydia M. Maner 18 F, Born in NC
      James J. Maner 15 M, Born in NC
      Alex S. Maner 13 M, Born in NC
      Sia A. Maner 11 M, Born in NC
      Mily J. Maner 10 F, Born in NC
      Presly W. Maner 7 M, Born in NC
      Emma C. Maner 5 F, Born in NC
      Noah W. Maner 1 M, Born in NC

      1860, Mar 15 -- Land Grant #4420, Moore County, NC
      P. K. Myrick received 9.5 acres located on both sides of Bear Creek adjoining Jeremiah Williams, Duncan McIntosh, Garner Maness and Alfred Brower. E.T. Williams and Elias Ritter were chain carriers.

      1865, Nov 22-Jan 1, 1871 -- 1868-1876 Record of Accounts Page 44,140-141,277, Moore County, NC
      Estate of Garner Mainess Dec'd. by Administrator Jonathan J. Martindale. Noted held on/by the following: H. Brown, Josiah Wallace, John Dixon, Robert Dixon, J.S. Mainess, Catherine Mainess, A.S. Mainess, Lydia Mainess, Elias Mainess, Andrew Mainess and E.T. Williams (Administrator of Jerry Williams Dec'd.).

    Person ID I00301  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2021 

    DNA Tests  15 DNA tests are associated with Garner Maness 

    Father Abednego Maness,   b. 1770,   d. McNairy County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Susannah "Sukie" Garner,   b. Abt 1780,   bur. Moore County, NC at Maness Cemetery #225 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3691  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine "Katie" Maness,   b. 1814,   d. 1890  (Age 76 years) 
    Children 
    +1. James Abel Maness,   b. Apr 1835,   d. 1907  (Age ~ 71 years)
    +2. Martha "Polly" Maness,   b. 1836,   d. Bef 1880  (Age < 44 years)
    +3. Lydia M. Maness,   b. 1842
    +4. Jonas Sedberry Maness,   b. 11 Jun 1844,   d. 11 Jun 1898  (Age 54 years)
    +5. Alexander Spinks Maness,   b. 20 Oct 1846,   d. 27 Mar 1924, Lee County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     6. Josiah A. Maness,   b. 1848
     7. Miley Jane Maness,   b. 1851
    +8. Presley Wright Maness,   b. 30 Jul 1854,   d. 30 Jul 1935  (Age 81 years)
     9. Emma C. Maness,   b. 1855,   bur. Moore County, NC at Maness Cemetery #225 Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Noah W. Maness,   b. 1860,   d. 1861  (Age 1 years)
    Family ID F0075  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Garner Maness/Katie Maness Homeplace, Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Moore County, NC at Maness Cemetery #225 Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1841 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2991 - Isaac Maness
    1841 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2991 - Isaac Maness
    1841 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3166 - Matthew Williams
    1841 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3166 - Matthew Williams
    1848 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3807 - Josiah Wallace
    1848 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3807 - Josiah Wallace
    1836 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3043 - Bradley Brady
    1836 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3043 - Bradley Brady

    Headstones
    Listing of unmarked graves in Maness Family Cemetery
    Listing of unmarked graves in Maness Family Cemetery

    Histories
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    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.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1119] A Guide to Moore County Cemeteries, Anthony E. Parker, (1976, Moore County Historical Association, Southern Pines, NC).