John Morgan

Male Bef 1738 - 1800  (~ 62 years)


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  • Name John Morgan 
    Born Bef 1738 
    Gender Male 
    Died Between 15 Dec 1799 and Feb 1800 
    Notes 
    • 1759, Nov 14 -- Land Grant #184 & 342, Cumberland County, NC
      John Smith received a 250 acre Land Grant located on Deep River. Vinson Yow and John Morgan were chain carriers.

      1765, May 22 -- 1755-1779 Court of Please and Quarter Sessions, Cumberland County, NC
      John Morgin was appointed Road Overseer in place of John Smith [no location given]

      1767 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      John Morgan listed 1 white poll

      1769, Dec 15 -- Land Grant #919, Cumberland County, NC
      John Morgan received 100 acres on Cabin Creek

      1770, Oct 2 -- Land Grant #1006, Cumberland County, NC
      John Morgan received 100 acres located on Cabin Creek about 3/4 mile above the mouth of Mill Creek. George Morgan and William Morgan Junr. were chain carriers.

      1777 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      John Morgan listed $130 of taxable property in Captain John Cox's District

      1778 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      John Morgan listed $350 of taxable property in Captain John Cox's District

      1779 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      John Morgan listed $3000 of taxable property in Captain John Cox's District

      1780 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      John Morgan listed in Captain John Cox's District. Taxable property was estimated between $1500-6000.

      1783 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      John Morgan listed $90 in Captain John Cox's District

      1786, Feb 15 -- Land Grant #24, Moore County, NC
      John Cox received 150 acres located west of Mill Creek including his own improvement. Thos. Graham and John Morgan were chain carriers.

      1786, Mar 20 -- Land Grant #96, Moore County, NC
      John Cox received 100 acres located on both sides of Mill Creek adjoining Morgan's improvement and mill. Thos. Graham and John Morgan were chain carriers.

      1786, May 16 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 99
      The following hands were appointed to work on the road from Morgan's Mill to the old Yadkin Road: Wm. Morgan, Geo. Brazwell, Richd. Dunn, James Morgan, Wm. Morgan Jr., Lewis Fields, Nathan Morgan, John Medford, John Morgan, Isaac Dun, Norman McLoud and Robert Cox.

      1789, Sep 3 -- Land Grant #299, Moore County, NC
      John Morgan received a 50 acre Land Grant adjoining William Morgan and including his own improvement. Wm. Smith and Wm. Morgan were chain carriers.

      1789, Sep 3 -- Land Grant #334, Moore County, NC
      John Morgan received a 50 acre Land Grant located east of Cabin Creek including his own improvement. Davd. Richardson and Nathan Morgan were chain carriers.

      1789, Sep 3 -- Land Grant #310, Moore County, NC
      David Richardson received a 50 acre Land Grant located on Mill Creek adjoining John Morgan. William Morgan and John Morgan were chain carriers.

      1789, Sep 20 -- 1784-1797 Land Entries, Moore County, NC
      #223 John Morgan entered 50 acres south of Cabin Creek including his own improvement.

      1789, Sep 21 -- 1784-1797 Land Entries, Moore County, NC
      #224 John Morgan entered 50 acres north of Cabin Creek including his own improvement.

      1790 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 156 & 160
      John Morgan
      (16+) 2M
      (0-16) 4M
      4F

      1790, Aug 17 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC
      A Deed from John Morgan to William Morgan is proven by David Richardson

      1791, Feb 23 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC
      The following hands were ordered to work on the road from Deep River at County Line to the Black Ponds: John Morgan, Wm. Morgan [Capt.], Wm. Morgan, Jr., Wm. Smith, Averet Smith, John Cagle, Lewis Sowell, Geo. Brazell, Jos. Allen, Murdock McAulay, Anguish McAulay, Jacob Harvick, John Shuffle Sr. & Jr, Robert Cox and Thomas Dunn.

      1793, May 23 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC
      Ordered that a road be laid from Mr. Gardiners to the White Ponds and have the following hand to work: Lewis Gardener, David Kennedy, John Morgan, John Sheffield Jur., John Sheffield Sr., William Morgan [Capt.], Peter Shamburger, William Williamson, William Smith Jur., Lewis Sowell, Everet Smith, Thos. Key, John Morgan and Danl. Manners.

      1793, Dec-Jan 1794 -- General Assembly Session Records, Box 3
      John Morgin signed a petition to form Alfordstown as County Seat for Moore County, NC. [Editor's Note: the petition failed. In 1796 the NC General Assembly established Carthage as the county seat. In 1806, it was changed to Faginsville to honor Richardson Fagin. The name was changed back to Carthage in 1814]

      1793, Dec 20 -- Land Grant #1458, Moore County, NC
      William Morgan received 50 acres located on Mill Creek adjoining his own line and James Gallemore. Wm. Smith and Jno. Morgan were chain carriers.

      1794, Sep 1 -- 1784-1797 Land Entries, Moore County, NC
      #1336 John Morgan Senr. entered 50 acres on both sides of Cabbin Creek adjoining his own line.

      1795, Jan 5 -- 1784-1797 Land Entries, Moore County, NC
      #1374 John Morgan entered 100 acres on Mill Creek adjoining John Cox?s 100 acres (now James Gallemore).

      1795, Mar 20 -- Land Grant #1156, Moore County, NC
      Nathan Smith Junr. received 100 acres located on Cabin Creek adjoining John Morgan. Nathan Morgan and James Spivey were chain carriers.

      1795, Mar 22 -- Land Grant #1199, Moore County, NC
      John Morgan received 100 acres located on Cabin Creek adjoining his own line. Nathan Morgan and Nath Smith were chain carriers.

      1795, Mar 27 -- Land Grant #1054, Moore County, NC
      John Morgan received 100 acres located on Cabin Creek adjoining his own line. David Richardson and Nathan Morgan were chain carriers.

      1797, May 4 -- Land Grant #1465, Moore County, NC
      Nathan Morgan received 50 acres located northwest of Cabin Creek adjoining John Morgan and his own line. George Morgan and John Morgan were chain carriers.

      1797, May 4 -- Land Grant #1519, Moore County, NC
      George Morgan received 50 acres located southwest of Cabin Creek adjoining his own line, John Morgan and William Morgan. John Morgan and Nathan Morgan were chain carriers.

      1797, Dec 2 -- Land Grant #928, Moore County, NC
      Neil McLeod received 150 acres located east of Wolf Creek adjoining William Morgan, Jr. John Morgan and William Morgan were chain carriers.

      1798, Jun 21 -- Land Grant #1473, Moore County, NC
      John Morgan Senr. received 150 acres located on Cabin Creek adjoining his own line and the Speculators. George Morgan and John Key were chain carriers.

      1798, Jun 28 -- Land Grant #0134, Moore County, NC
      John Morgan Sr. entered 50 acres located North of Cabin Creek adjoining his own line, the Speculators and George Morgan. George Morgan and John Key were chain carriers. [Editor's Note: never granted]

      1798, Nov 30 -- Land Grant #1474, Moore County, NC
      John Morgan Senr. received 100 acres located south of Cabin Creek adjoining his own line, the Speculators and David Richardson's improvement. Nathan Smith and John Morgan Medford were chain carriers.

      1798, Nov 30 -- Land Grant #1475, Moore County, NC
      John Morgan Senr. received 150 acres located on Mill Creek adjoining his own line, Bridges and the Speculators. Jno. Morgan Medford and George Morgan were chain carriers.

      1798, Dec 1 -- Land Grant #1698, Moore County, NC
      Benjamin Britt received 50 acres located on Mill Creek adjoining Bridges, John Morgan and the Speculators. John Morgan Medford and Ryals Britt were chain carriers.

      1799, Nov 26 -- Land Grant #1472, Moore County, NC
      John Morgan Sr. received 50 acres located on Cabin Creek.

      1799, Dec 15 -- Will Book A Page 209-210, Moore County, NC
      Will of John Morgan, Dec'd. Heirs: son Joseph Morgan [200 acres north of Cabbin Creek adjoining Nathan Morgan], daughter Angelina Morgan [50 acres east of Cabbin Creek adjoining Joseph Morgan], daughter Mary Morgan [50 acres on Cabbin Creek joining Joseph Morgan and Angelina Morgan], son James Morgan [200 acres with the manner plantation], son William Morgan, Jr., daughter Levicea Allen, son Nathan Morgan, daughter Elessa Dunn, daughter Deliley Dunn and son George Morgan [100 acres called the Spivey Place]. Executors: sons William Morgan, Jr. and Nathan Morgan. Witnesses: George Morgan and Richard Holland. Proven Feb 1800

      1801, Jul 17 -- Land Grant #1645, Moore County, NC
      John Morgan Sr. received 25 acres located on both sides of Cabin Creek adjoining his own line. Nathan Smith and Nathan Morgan were chain carriers. [Editor's Note: received after his death but was entered prior to death]
    Person ID I05857  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 6 Sep 2020 

    DNA Tests  31 DNA tests are associated with John Morgan 

    Children 
     1. Angelina Morgan
     2. Mary Morgan
     3. Levicy Morgan
     4. Delily Morgan
    +5. William Morgan,   b. 1755-1774
    +6. Nathan Morgan,   b. Between 1765-1774,   d. Bef 28 Jul 1846  (Age ~ 72 years)
     7. Elessa Morgan,   b. Bef 1775
    +8. George Morgan,   b. 1770-1780,   d. 1 Jan 1839, Falls County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    +9. James Pleasant Morgan,   b. Between 1780 and 1784,   d. 26 Jul 1848  (Age ~ 68 years)
    +10. Joseph P. Morgan,   b. 22 Feb 1783, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1857, Wilcox County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Histories
    Morgan Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    Morgan Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    The enclosed is a timeline and accounting of early Morgan references in Moore County and Cumberland County.
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2012 
    Family ID F2008  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1770 Land Grant, Cumberland County, NC #1006 - John Morgan
    1770 Land Grant, Cumberland County, NC #1006 - John Morgan
    1789 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #310 - David Richardson
    1789 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #310 - David Richardson
    1789 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #299 - John Morgan
    1789 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #299 - John Morgan
    1789 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #334 - John Morgan
    1789 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #334 - John Morgan
    1795 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1054 - John Morgan
    1795 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1054 - John Morgan
    1795 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1199 - John Morgan
    1795 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1199 - John Morgan
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1473 - John Morgan
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1473 - John Morgan
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1474 - John Morgan
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1474 - John Morgan
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1475 - John Morgan
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1475 - John Morgan
    1800 Will Book A Page 208/209, Moore County, NC - Will of John Morgan
    1800 Will Book A Page 208/209, Moore County, NC - Will of John Morgan
    1800 Will Book A Page 210/211, Moore County, NC - Will of John Morgan [second page]
    1800 Will Book A Page 210/211, Moore County, NC - Will of John Morgan [second page]
    1801 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1645 - John Morgan
    1801 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1645 - John Morgan
    Map of John Morgan's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC on Cabin and Mill creeks
    Map of John Morgan's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC on Cabin and Mill creeks
    Highlighted tracts are lands granted to John Morgan
    Map of upper Moore County [South of Robbins] prior to 1780
    Map of upper Moore County [South of Robbins] prior to 1780
    Highlighted tracts include lands owned by the Smith family.
    1797 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1465 - Nathan Morgan
    1797 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1465 - Nathan Morgan
    1797 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1519 - George Morgan
    1797 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1519 - George Morgan
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #0238 - John Morgan Sr.
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #0238 - John Morgan Sr.

    Histories
    1767 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
    1767 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
    Includes some of the earliest land owners from present day Cumberland, Moore, Harnett, Lee and Hoke counties. Courtesy of NC Archives.
    1777 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC [Captain John Cox and Captain Jacob Duckworth's Military Districts only]
    1777 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.
    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.
    1779 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC [Captain John Cox and Captain Jacob Duckworth's Military Districts only]
    1779 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.
    1780 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC [Captain John Cox and Captain Jacob Duckworth's Military Districts only]
    1780 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.
    1783 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC [Captain John Cox and Captain John Hunnicutt's Military Districts only]
    1783 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC [Captain John Cox and Captain John Hunnicutt's Military Districts only]
    Captain Cox and Captain Hunnicutt's[formerly Duckworth] Military District encompass present day upper Moore County [see attached map]. Courtesy of the NC Archives. Map courtesy of the Cumberland County Genealogical Society.
    1793 Petition, Moore County, NC - New Moore County Courthouse in Alfordstown
    1793 Petition, Moore County, NC - New Moore County Courthouse in Alfordstown
    1793, Nov 25 -- Dec 1793-Jan 1794 General Assembly Session Records, Box 3

    Contains hundreds of signatures of early Moore County residents. Petition to the NC General Assembly to establish "Alfordstown" and move the courthouse there. Petition ultimately failed. Very large document, similar to a Tax List, and it may take additional time to load. Typed abstract at conclusion of the document courtesy of Central North Carolina Journal, September 1993 [Edited and published by James V. Comer]. Original documents courtesy of NC Archives.
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    Moore County, NC Y-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, Lawrence, Maness, McIntosh, McNeill, Melton, Monroe, Moore, Morgan, Muse, Nall, Phillips, Richardson, Riddle, Ritter, Sanders, Seawell, Sheffield, Smith, Stewart, Stutts, Sullivan, Wallace, Williams, Williamson and Wright