Quimby Seawell

Quimby Seawell

Male 1809 - 1859  (50 years)

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  • Name Quimby Seawell 
    Born 27 Jan 1809 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 May 1859 
    Buried Moore County, NC at Flint Hill Baptist Church Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1828, Aug 22 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 231
      Deed from Asa Sowell to Samuel Jackson proven by Q. Sowell

      1829, Nov 18 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 287
      Deed from Asa Sowell to Quimby Sowell acknowledged

      1829, Nov 18 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 288
      Ordered that the following lay off 45 acres on McCallums Fork for Darcus Upton, widow of Richard Upton, Dec'd.: Joseph G. Moore, Neill McIntosh, John H. Freeman, Harbart Cole, Corn. Dowd, William Caddell, Isaac Smith, John Phillips, Demsy Sowell, Isham Sowell, Leazer Sowell and Quimby Sowell.

      1830 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 463
      Quimby Seawell
      (20-30) 1M
      Free Colored Person
      (0-10) 1M

      1831, Feb 23 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 337
      Administration of the estate of Jason Sowell Dec'd. was granted to Demsy and Quimby Sowell.

      1831 -- Record of Estates Book B Page 244-48, Moore County, NC
      Estate of Jason Sowell, Dec'd by Administrators Dempsey Sowell and Quimby Sowell. Notes were due on the following: Quimby Sowell, Daniel Muse Jr., Dempsey Sowell, James Lewis, John McIntosh, and Matthew Williams. Items were purchased by the following: Daniel Muse, David Jones, John Moore, Samuel Jackson, Ansel Melton, John T. Ritter, Thomas Williams Jr., Enoch Kennedy, Wm. Brewer Esq., Leonard Furr, Upsher Furr, John McLeod Jr., Asa Sowell, James Garner, Alexr. McIntosh, Jesse Brown Jr., Thomas Williams, Elijah Maness, Wm. McIntosh, David Kennedy, Enoch Wallis, Enoch Shuffield, James Lewis, A.C. Currie, Jesse T. Muse, Wm. Hains, Stephen Shuffield, Sarah Brown, Hugh Kelly, Henry Stuts Jr., Bradley Garner Sr., Robert Hardin, Abraham Stuts, Everet Wallis, Anderson B. Smith, Hiram Milton, Shadrick Maner, John Williams, Jethro Denson, David Brown, George Moore Jr., Henry Faucett, Wiley Fry, John Danielly Jr., Leonard Stuts, George Nailer, Christian Stuts, Neill Smith, Nathan Fry, Jonathan Pell, and A. Munroe.

      1831, May 19 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 361-362
      Deed of Trust from Asa Sowell to Dempsey Sowell, Quimby Sowell and John J. McIntosh

      1838, May 24 -- Land Grant #3096, Moore County, NC
      Lewis Lawhon received 16 acres located on Richland Creek adjoining Joel Lawhon, John Tyson, Dempsy Sowell, Quimby Sowell and Stephen Davis. Quimby Sowell and Burrel Ritter were chain carriers.

      1840 -- Census, Moore County Page 170
      Quimby Sowell
      (20-30) 1M 1F
      (5-10) 2M 2F
      (0-5) 1M 2F

      1840, Apr 3 -- Deed of Trust, Moore County, NC
      Archibald McK. Sowell listed the following debts with Joseph G. Moore as a creditor, Dempsey Sowell and Quimby Sowell as securities and Jesse Muse as trustee: $57 to Joseph G. Moore from Nov 1839; $18 to John R. Ritter from Nov 1838; $18 to Samuel McIntosh from Spring 1839; $4 to Samuel Barrett from Spring 1839; $10 to John J. McIntosh from Spring 1839; $17 to John Phillips, administrator of Mark Phillips Dec'd. from September 1839; $10.50 to John J. McIntosh from Feb 1840; $15 to [Smith crossed out] John N. Sullivan from Jan 1840. He transferred these debts to Jesse Muse with Joseph G. Moore, Dempsay Sowell and Quimby Sowell as securities in exchange for a sundry of items. If the debts are not satisfied by May 1, Jesse Muse may sell the property to the highest bidder to pay debts. Corn. Moore was a witness. Deed of trust satisfied 21 Oct 1842. [Editor's Note: original in possession of Frank Muse, Carthage, NC]

      1844, Apr 23 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 7
      Ordered that Joseph Upton be appointed overseer of the road from George Moores to the branch near McQueens and have the following hands to work: Elisha Cagle, James Melton, Cornl. Mathews, George Williams, David Cockman, Joseph Cockman, Sampson Cockman, Isaac Williams, George Cockman, George W. Horner, Noah Richardson hands, Seburn Jones, John Cockman, Abram Hunsucker, William Williams, James Deaton, Quimby Sowell, William Richardson, John Jones, Allen Jones and Jeremiah Williams.

      1850 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 240
    Person ID I00547  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2022 

    DNA Tests  21 DNA tests are associated with Quimby Seawell 

    Father Asa Seawell,   b. 31 Mar 1779,   d. 15 Mar 1840  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Nancy Tucker,   d. Bef 1834 
    Notes 
    • Some researchers list Asa Seawell's first wife as Katie Muse. Uncertain as to which is correct.
    Family ID F1024  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emaline Furr,   b. 1814,   d. 8 Apr 1892, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Rebecca E. Seawell,   b. 14 May 1833, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1920  (Age 86 years)
    +2. Anderson Lindo Seawell,   b. 6 Dec 1834,   d. 3 May 1888, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    +3. Mary J. Seawell,   b. 2 May 1836,   d. 25 Sep 1889  (Age 53 years)
    +4. Malinda Seawell,   b. 1838,   d. 1884  (Age 46 years)
    +5. Clarkey Ann Seawell,   b. 16 Jun 1839,   d. 7 Dec 1902  (Age 63 years)
    +6. Asa Jones Seawell,   b. 13 Mar 1841,   d. 28 Nov 1917  (Age 76 years)
    +7. Joseph Parker Seawell,   b. 16 Mar 1844,   d. 31 Aug 1921  (Age 77 years)
     8. Archibald Winston Seawell,   b. Jan 1846,   d. 20 Oct 1851  (Age ~ 5 years)
    +9. Javon Watson "Van" Seawell,   b. 28 Jan 1848,   d. 8 Oct 1930  (Age 82 years)
    +10. John Bradley Quimby Seawell,   b. 18 Dec 1849,   d. 18 Jun 1932  (Age 82 years)
    Family ID F0156  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Moore County, NC at Flint Hill Baptist Church Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1855 Teaching Contract, Moore County, NC
    1855 Teaching Contract, Moore County, NC

    Headstones
    Quimby Seawell
    Quimby Seawell
    Husband of Emaline Furr

    Histories
    1845 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9 (Partial)
    1845 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9 (Partial)
    Partial List. Potentially list of insolvents. Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1846 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9 (Partial)
    1846 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9 (Partial)
    Partial List. Potentially list of insolvents. Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.