Jesse Sanders

Jesse Sanders

Male 1775 - Aft 1848  (~ 78 years)

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  • Name Jesse Sanders 
    Birth Between 1770 and 1775 
    Gender Male 
    Death Aft 8 Aug 1848 
    Burial Moore County, NC at Deaton/Monroe Cemetery #234 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
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      1810 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 597
      Jesse Sanders
      (26-45) 1M 1F
      (0-10) 1M

      1815 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Sanders listed 100 acres valued at $150, 100 acres valued at $150 and 60 acres valued at $60

      1816, May 7 -- Will, Jones County, GA
      Will of Richardson Feagin, Dec'd. Heirs: wife Martha [negroes Sidney, Moses and Tom] and son Henry. Executors: Bryant Burroughs, Cornelius Dowd, Thomas Feagin and Samuel Feagin. Witnesses: Jesse Sanders and Sarah Feagin. Probated Aug 1818 in Jones County, GA. [Editor's Note: the will was likely written and signed in Moore County, NC and filed in Jones County, GA]

      1817-1819 -- Panosophia Masonic Lodge No. 25, Carthage, NC
      Jesse Sanders served as Treasurer

      1818-1823 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Sanders listed with 3 lots and 107 acres valued at $209

      1818, Nov 12 -- Deed Book 45, Page 384, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Sanders deeded Daniel Chisholm three tracts (100, 100, 200 acres) located on Drowning Creek adjoining McCaller and Isaac Dunn. Shields and Tobias Fry were witnesses.

      1819, Feb 16-Mar 27,1820 -- U.S. Postal Records
      Jesse Sanders served as Postmaster at the Carthage Post Office

      1820 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 298
      Jesse Sanders
      (45+) 1M 1F
      Slaves
      (26-45) 1F
      (0-14) 2F

      1824, Feb 20 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 30
      Deed from Levi Bostick to Neil McLeod was proven by Jesse Sanders

      1824, Aug 19 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 51
      Eleazor Birckhead, James Dowd, Jesse Sanders appointed to settle with Wm. Barrett Administrator of Estate of George Graham, Dec'd.

      1826, May 15 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 117
      William T. England and Jesse Sanders appointed to examine Mary Jane, wife of James Evans in deed to Daniel Chisholm

      1826, May 16 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 120
      Daniel McNeill appointed Sheriff by Justices including Jesse Sanders
      Jesse Sanders appointed Tax Collector for District 3 for 1826

      1826, Aug 24 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 140
      Ordered that Jesse Sanders and Eleazor Birckhead Esqs. be appointed to examine Nancy McIver, wife of Daniel McIver and Margaret Garner, wife of James Garner to confirm their voluntary consent in a deed to Stephen Davis.

      1828, May 20 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Sanders appointed Constable for District 3

      1829, Feb 20 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 255
      Jesse Sanders, Eleazer Birckhead, Eli Phillips appointed to settle with Jesse Sowell, Administrator of the Estate of Charlotte Carrell, Dec'd.

      1829, May 18 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 263
      Jesse Sanders appointed Tax Collector for District 6

      1830 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 446
      Jessy Sanders, Esq.
      (60-70) 1F
      (50-60) 1M
      Slaves
      (24-36) 1F
      (10-24) 1M 1F

      1830, Feb 20 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 302
      Deed from James Fry to Jesse Sanders was acknowledged
      Deed from Jesse Sanders to Wm. Hill was acknowledged

      1831, May 16-17 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 348
      Jesse Sanders is appointed Chairman of Court Pro Term

      1831, May 26 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Sanders listed as a witness on the partition and distribution of a tract of land from Angus Campbell, decd. to his widow, Christian Campbell

      1832, Dec 1 -- Bible of Benjamin Bailey Jr. and Nancy Campbell, Moore County, NC
      Benjamin Bailey and Nancy Cambel were married at home of the bride by Jessee Sanders. Wm. Coplin and James Cambel were witnesses.

      1834, Apr 15 -- Marriages, Fayetteville Observer [Fayetteville, NC] Newspaper
      "In Moore County, on the 2nd ult. [Mar 1834], by Jerry Saunders, Esq., David W.S. McKinnon Esq. to Miss Catherine Muse"

      1835, Sep 4-20 -- Petition to Legitimate, Nov 1835-Dec 1835 General Assembly Session Records
      The petition of Jesse Sanders of the County of Moore humbly showeth that he is the father of two children which children were born out of wedlock, that he has no children born within wedlock, that he is an aged man and has no wife living. He therefore prays that said children be legitimated and their names altered from that of Hardy Lewis and Brittain Lewis to that of Hardy Sanders and Brittain L. Sanders. We the children names in the above petition do hereby join in the prayer thereof. Hardy Lewis and Britain Lewis. [Editor's Note: Passed by the House and Senate and became law on Dec 21, 1835]

      1838, Mar -- Chronicles and Records of Bensalem Presbyterian Church Page 140, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Sanders and Miss Nancy Murchison were married

      1839, Jun 16 -- Chronicles and Records of Bensalem Presbyterian Church Page 40-41, Moore County, NC
      Allan McCaskill was charged with "dancing with negroes and boys" in Mar 1839 at the home of Jesse Sanders. John Wallace and James Hunsucker were witnesses.

      1840 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 185
      Jesse Saunders
      (70-80) 1F
      (60-70) 1M
      (40-50) 1F
      (20-30) 1M
      Slaves
      (10-24) 1M 1F
      (0-10) 1M 1F

      1844 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC, District #6
      Jesse Sanders, Esq. listed 100 acres valued at $25 on Dry Creek and 100 acres valued at $100 on Wet Creek

      1844, Jan 3 -- Marriages, Fayetteville Observer [Fayetteville, NC] Newspaper
      "In Moore County, on the 28th ult. [Dec 1843], Jesse Saunders, Esq., aged 70, to Mrs. Milton, relict of Mr. Isaiah Milton"

      1844, Apr 27 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 27-29
      Deed from George Hunsucker to Jesse Sanders was proven by J.P. Cole

      1844, Oct 28 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 64,67
      Jesse Sanders Esq. be permitted to retail spirituous liquors by small measure at his own house for one year.

      1844, Oct 28 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 67
      Ordered that Jesse Sanders and Cornelius Dunlap Esqs. be appointed to a committee to audit and settle the accounts of Mary Deaton, Administrator of Levi Deaton Dec'd. and report to the next term.

      1844, Nov 2 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 97
      State v. Jesse Sanders and Sarah Hunsucker

      1845, Jan 31 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 150-154
      John Munroe and wife and others v. Heirs at law of Levi Deaton. Jesse Sanders, Alexander Kennedy, James Cole, Danl. McDonald and Alexander Leach appointed to partition land between heirs: John Munroe and Mary, Upshur Furr and Rebecca, William Deaton, Lauchlin B. Munroe, Avington Britt and Sally, Ryland R. Miller and Elizabeth and Nathan Spencer and Jane. [Lot 1] 89 acres to Avington Britt and wife Sally located east of Wet Creek adjoining John Key and Waddell [Lot 2] 90 acres to Ryland R. Miller and wife adjoining John Key and Archibald Munroe [Lot 3] 89 acres to Lauchlin B. Munroe adjoining Key [Lot 4] 89 acres to William Deaton adjoining Waddle [Lot 5] 89 acres to John Morison, assignee of Upshur Furr, adjoining Waddle [Lot 6] 89 acres to Nathan Spencer adjoining Waddle and McArthur [Lot 7] 56.5 acres to John Munroe located west of Wet Creek adjoining Neill Morison.

      1845, Apr 29 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 168
      Ordered that John Cole be appointed overseer of the road from Flowers Road to where George Hunsucker formerly lived and have the following hands to work: Malcolm Morison, Joseph Cole, Norman Mathewson's hands, Angus Morison's hands, Duncan Kennedy, Kenneth Mathewson, William Cole, William Morison, Neill McDuffie, Jesse Sanders' hand and Elisha Cole.

      1845, Apr 30 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 170
      Administration of Ann Sanders Dec'd. granted to Jesse Sanders with $2000 bond with Cornelius Dunlap and John Tyson serving as securities

      1845, May 3 -- Land Grant #3289, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Sanders received 100 acres located east of Dry Creek on both sides of the Flowers Road adjoining his own line (formerly George Hunsucker), Francis Munroe and Angus Morrison. John Atlas McKinnon and William Melton were chain carriers.

      1846, Jan 27 -- Estate of Ann Sanders, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Sanders listed as Administrator

      1848, Aug 5 -- Deed, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Sanders deeded Duncan M. Kennedy 50 acres located on Dry Creek

      1848, Aug 5 -- Deed, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Sanders deeded Joseph Deaton 2 tracts (100 acres & 105 acres)
    Person ID I01914  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2022 

    DNA Tests  38 DNA tests are associated with Jesse Sanders 

    Family 1 Sallie Lewis,   b. Between 1765 and 1770   bur. Moore County, NC at Deaton/Monroe Cemetery #234 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage
    • They were never married.

      1835, Sep 4-20 -- Petition to Legitimate, Nov 1835-Dec 1835 General Assembly Session Records
      The petition of Jesse Sanders of the County of Moore humbly showeth that he is the father of two children which children were born out of wedlock, that he has no children born within wedlock, that he is an aged man and has no wife living. He therefore prays that said children be legitimated and their names altered from that of Hardy Lewis and Brittain Lewis to that of Hardy Sanders and Brittain L. Sanders. Jesse Sanders. We the children names in the above petition do hereby join in the prayer thereof. Hardy Lewis and Britain Lewis. [Editor's Note: Passed by the House and Senate and became law on Dec 21, 1835]
    Children 
    +  1. Male Hardy Lewis Sanders,   b. 16 Apr 1807   d. 21 Jul 1895 (Age 88 years)
    Sarah Smith  (Age < 87 years)  m. 7 Apr 1825   
    Sarah J. Brewer  (Age 84 years)  m. 3 Jun 1890
    +  2. Male Britton Lewis Saunders,   b. 9 Apr 1809   d. 23 Jun 1890 (Age 81 years)
    Lydia Yow  (Age 51 years)  m. 19 Apr 1832   
    Mary A. Loftin  (Age 82 years)  m. 23 Nov 1863
    Last Modified 21 May 2020 
    Family ID F0686  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Nancy Ann Murchison,   b. 1790-1800   d. Sep 1841 (Age 41 years) 
    Marriage Mar 1838  [1
    Last Modified 24 May 2013 
    Family ID F11590  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Christian McNeill,   b. 1802   d. Bef 01 Sep 1869 (Age 67 years) 
    Other Partners:
    Isaiah Melton,   b. Between 1800 and 1810   d. Bef 1843  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Marriage 28 Dec 1843  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 10 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F2082  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Documents
    1845 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3289 - Jesse Sanders
    1845 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3289 - Jesse Sanders
    1846/1847 Record of Estates Book E Page 190/191, Moore County, NC - Estate of William Jones
    1846/1847 Record of Estates Book E Page 190/191, Moore County, NC - Estate of William Jones
    1846/1847 Record of Estates Book E Page 192/193, Moore County, NC - Estate of William Jones
    1846/1847 Record of Estates Book E Page 192/193, Moore County, NC - Estate of William Jones
    1890 Marriage Certificate, Moore County, NC - Hardy Sanders & Sarah Brewer
    1890 Marriage Certificate, Moore County, NC - Hardy Sanders & Sarah Brewer
    1838 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3150 - George Hunsucker Sr.
    1838 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3150 - George Hunsucker Sr.
    Bensalem Presbyterian Church Marriage Register, Moore County, NC - Jesse Sanders and Nancy Murchison
    Bensalem Presbyterian Church Marriage Register, Moore County, NC - Jesse Sanders and Nancy Murchison
    1846 Record of Estates Book E Page 126, Moore County, NC - Estate Ann Sanders
    1846 Record of Estates Book E Page 126, Moore County, NC - Estate Ann Sanders
    1845 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 20 - Hector McNeill
    1845 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 20 - Hector McNeill
    1845 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 21 - Hector McNeill
    1845 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 21 - Hector McNeill
    1845 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 39 - William Cox
    1845 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 39 - William Cox
    1838 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 52 - William Barrett
    1838 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 52 - William Barrett

    Headstones
    Jesse Sanders
    Jesse Sanders

    Histories
    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.
    1844 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 6
    1844 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 6
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1843 Petition, Moore County, NC
    1843 Petition, Moore County, NC
    1843, Jan 20 -- Petition, Nov 1842-Jan 1843 General Assembly Session Records
    The following citizens of Moore County petitioned the General Assembly for relief from debts due to economic hardship. They requested the General Assembly pass a law preventing creditors from buying defaulted property unless the debtors was allowed 2/3 the value of the land: J.J. Alston, Carroll Brady, Bradley Brady, Jesse Hedgepeth, W.D. Tyson, John Warner, Pitate Ivey, N.S. Marley, Neill Peterson, John Oats, Duncan McIver, William Underwood, E.Q. Sowell, Thos. Fry, John D. McDonald, John Patterson, D.M.R. McIntosh (Cpt.), John McIver (Cpt.), Eli R. Sowe;l, Jesse Stafford, Aaron A.F. Sowell, Lewis Lawhon, George Hunsucker, Hugh McKenzie, Jacob Stutts, Daniel Muse, Alexd. Camerson, Wm. Wadsworth, Peter Black, George D. Ritter, J.H. Muse, Mathew Williams, Jesse Sanders, Jno. McDonald, W.K. Benjamin, J. Thomas, D.M. McIntosh, Joab Cheek, Corn, Shields, Fannin Moore, Bryan Boroughs, George Stutts, Henry Stutts, William Sears, Robt. L. Purvis, Stephen Beryman, Benj. Shields, Neill McNeill, Danl. McRae, Hugh Mathis, A. Munroe, A. Stutts, Neill Mathis, Brinkly Phillips, Thomas Muse, Thomas J. Pervis, Daniel McNeill, John Tyson, Balaam Stewart, Henry Stutts Jr., Levi Wright, John Ritter, John Dunlap, J.J. Phillips, Dempsey Sowell, Joseph Upton, John Oliver, Neill McQueen, Angus McCaskill, William B. Williamson, A. Harper, Jesse B. Caddell, Angus McCaskill, James B. Muse, M. McLeod, Green B. Fields, Martin Hunsucker, Newton R. Bryan, Peter Cornelison, Benjamin Phillips, Charles Brady, Elijah Y. Rice [?], Norman D. McDuffie, Wm. Brewer, Martin Shefield, Patrick Shields, William Dannelly, Eli Phillips and L.W. Lawhon. [Editor's Note: Petition rejected by the NC House]
    1835 Petition, Moore County, NC - Jesse Sanders
    1835 Petition, Moore County, NC - Jesse Sanders
    1835, Sep 4-20 -- Petition to Legitimate, Nov 1835-Dec 1835 General Assembly Session Records
    The petition of Jesse Sanders of the County of Moore humbly showeth that he is the father of two children which children were born out of wedlock, that he has no children born within wedlock, that he is an aged man and has no wife living. He therefore prays that said children be legitimated and their names altered from that of Hardy Lewis and Brittain Lewis to that of Hardy Sanders and Brittain L. Sanders. Jesse Sanders. We the children names in the above petition do hereby join in the prayer thereof. Hardy Lewis and Britain Lewis. [Editor's Note: Passed by the House and Senate and became law on Dec 21, 1835]
    Sanders Family Research by Stella Mae Saunders Morgan
    Sanders Family Research by Stella Mae Saunders Morgan
    Moore County, NC DNA Project
    Moore County, NC DNA Project
    DNA Results and Analysis for Moore County families including Allen, Barrett, Bean, Brewer, Britt, Brown, Burns, Caddell, Cagle, Carpenter, Caviness, Chriscoe, Cockman, Cole, Comer, Davis, Deaton, Dunn, Furr, Garner, Hancock, Hardin, Hare, Horner, Hunsucker, Hussey, Jackson, Kennedy, Key, Kidd, Lawrence, Maness, McIntosh, McNeill, Melton, Monroe, Moore, Morgan, Muse, Nall, Phillips, Richardson, Riddle, Ritter, Sanders, Seawell, Sheffield, Smith, Stewart, Stutts, Sullivan, Wallace, Welch, Williams, Williamson and Wright

  • Sources 
    1. [S1329] Chronicles and Records of Bensalem Church, Eagle Springs, Moore County, NC.

    2. [S1113] James Vann Comer, Old Moore County, NC Vital Statistics 1784-1890, (1999, James Vann Comer, PO Box 2681, Sanford, NC 27331 ).