John Garner

Male 1725 - Aft 1800  (76 years)


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  • Name John Garner 
    Born 1725 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1800 
    Notes 
    • 1761, Feb 5 -- Land Grant #616, Orange County, NC
      Capt. John Gardner received 500 acres located on Richland Creek and Deep River. John Lawence and John Needham were chain carriers.

      1764, May 17 -- Deed Book 2 Page 355, Cumberland County, NC
      Enoch Spinks and wife Amy deeded John Gardner 250 acres located on Deep River including the plantation where John Gardner lives. Richd. Grove was a witness.

      1764, Aug 7 -- 1762 - 1766 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Orange County, NC Page 223
      Ordered that twelve of the following persons meet and lay out a road from Rowan [current Davidson County/Randolph County] line opposite Fraziers Road to the best and nearest road leading to Cross Creek: Windsor Pierce, Jeffrey Beck, Christopher Monday, John Needham, John Williamson, James Pittman, James Graves, Ralph Hinwelt, Charles Strange, Solomon Morgain, John Purslay, Peter Funcanon, William Searcey, Henry Smith, Adam Andrews, John Garner, John Lawrence and Jno. Rodes

      1764, Nov 21 -- 1759-1765 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Cumberland County, NC
      A road to be laid off from Bear Creek to Shuffill's path to join Spinx's road. John Williamson appointed overseer of the jury as follows: John Williamson, John Gardner, Enox Spinx, Leonard Hart, John Shuffill, Wm. Garner, Abel Lee, Jno. Huntsucker, Wm. Kee, Jno. Kigell, Jas. Johnston and Mic. Heart.

      1767 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      John Garner listed 2 white polls and 2 black polls

      1767, Jun 27 -- Deed Book 3 Page 124, Cumberland County, NC
      William Morgan and wife Mary deeded Solomon Morgan 150 acres located on Deep River. Owen Carpenter and John Garner were witnesses.

      1767, Jun 27 -- Deed Book 3 Page 124, Cumberland County, NC
      William Morgan and wife Mary deeded John Garner 50 acres located on Deep River. Owen Carpenter and Solomon Morgan were witnesses.

      1770 -- Deed Book 4 Page 386-387, Cumberland County, NC
      Abel Lee and wife Ann deeded David Stroud two tracts [1] 300 acres located on both sides of Deep River above the mouth of Bear Creek [2] tract on both sides of Deep River and the upper end of Barton's Island adjoining John Garner. John Garner and James Collins were witnesses.

      1771, Feb 11 -- Deed Book 4 Page 307, Cumberland County, NC
      Abel Lee deeded John Garner and John May 50 acres located on both sides of Deep River including upper end of Barton's Island. William Garner and Owen Carpenter were witnesses.

      1772, Feb 26 -- Deed Book 5 Page 174, Cumberland County, NC
      John May deeded John Garner his share of the land and mill purchased from Abel Lee. James Garner and Mariah Garner were witnesses.

      1772, Aug 7 -- Deed Book 6 Page 379, Cumberland County, NC
      John May and wife Elisabeth deeded David Stroud 150 acres located south of Fall Creek. John Garner and Windsor Pearce were witnesses.

      1773, Jun 10 -- Deed Book 6 Page 218, Cumberland County, NC
      David Strowd deeded Thomas Tucker (of Chatham County) 300 acres located on both sides of Deep River at the upper end of Barton's Island and adjoining John Garner. Patent to James Barton 1758 and sold to Garner and May. Jacob Hardeson and Mary Hill were witnesses

      1774, Jan 11 -- Land Grant #1698, Cumberland County, NC
      John Gardner received 100 acres located on Grassy Creek adjoining Enoch Spinks, Owen Carpenter and his own line. Owen Carpenter and David Stroud were chain carriers.

      1777 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      John Gardner listed $100

      1778 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      John Garner listed $4000 of taxable property in Captain John Cox's District

      1779 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      John Garner listed $16000 of taxable property in Captain John Cox's District

      1780 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      John Gardner listed $14948 of taxable property (horses, cattle and money) including 580 acres valued at $3600 and 20 slaves in Captain Cox's District

      1783 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      John Garner listed $210 in Captain John Cox's District

      1786, Dec 23 -- Deed Book 3, Page 111, Randolph County, NC
      William Searcy deeded John Garner 30 acres located on Deep River and Fork Creek adjoining Nicholas Nall and the county line. John Pearce and James Husey were witnesses.

      1788, May 20 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 192
      Ordered that Tignar Wade be bound to John Gardner for eight years he being now about thirteen years to learn the art of a planter.

      1788, May 20 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 191
      [Deed] Edw. Moore to John Gardner acknowledged

      1789, Jun 11 -- Deed Book 4 Page 63, Randolph County, NC
      John Garner (of Moore County) deeded John Fushee Garner 250 acres located on Richland Creek and Deep River. Winsor Pearce was a witness.

      1789, Jun 13 -- Deed Book 4, Page 53, Randolph County, NC
      John Garner (of Moore County) deeded James Garner 250 acres located on Richland Creek. John Tucker Garner and Winsor Pearce were witnesses.

      1790 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 157
      John Garner
      (16+) 1M
      (0-16) 1M
      2F
      13 Slaves

      1792, Oct 1 -- 1784-1797 Land Entries, Moore County, NC
      #493 John Garner entered 100 acres adjoining Christopher Yew, the [Randolph] county line and his own line.

      1793, Aug 21 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 408
      Ordered that a road be laid from John Garner's to Nall's Mill and work the following hands: John Garner, Alexander Kennedy, George Carriner, Christopher Yew, Owen Carpenter, Edward Moore, William Cook, Ambrose Brewer, Benjamin Cooper, Ambrose Mainus, Hardy Davis, Samuel Perry, Bryan Boroughs, Benjamin Elkins, Kial Johnston and Samuel Martindale.

      1793, Aug 21 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 414
      Ordered that the following hands work on the road from the County line near John Garner to the Black Ponds: John Sheffield Jur., Lewis Sowell, Joseph Allen, William Smith Jur., William Newton, John Hair, Thomas Keys, Wm. Williamson, Danl. Mainus, David Kennedy, Wm. Morgan Jur., Wm. Morgan (Capt), Geo. Cagle (son of John) and William Mainus.

      1793, Oct 3 -- 1784-1797 Land Entries, Moore County, NC
      #655 John Garner entered 100 acres near the county line adjoining his own line, George Carriner, Yew and Carpenter.

      1793, Dec-Jan 1794 -- General Assembly Session Records, Box 3
      John Garner 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]

      1794, Jun 6 -- Criminal Actions, Randolph County, NC, 1794-B
      Capias issued against James Bowdon on a charge that he stole a quantity of apples and pears and leather from Joseph Hicks. John Garner, Winsor Pearce and Edmond Waddel were witnesses for plaintiff. Joseph Carr and Charles Gray for defendant.

      1795, Mar 15 -- Land Grant #958, Moore County, NC
      John Garner received 200 acres adjoining Enoch Spinks, Leonard Hart, Owen Carpenter, his own line, George Carringer and Yow. Signal Wade and Bradley Garner were chain carriers.

      1795, May 19 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 514
      Ordered that Hardy Davis have the following hands to work on the road from his house to Nicholas Nalls Esquire: Nicholas Nalls hands, Robert Bird, Peter Cagle, Henry Cagle, William Cagle, Christian Cagle, Leonard Cagle, Andrew White, Thomas Smitherman, Charles Holden, Adam Comer, Averet Sheffield and John Garner.

      1800 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 59
      John Garner
      (45+) 1M 1F
      (10-16) 1F
      13 Slaves

      1802, Nov 20 -- Deed Book 8 Page 546, Randolph County, NC
      John Garner (of Moore County) deeded Bradley Garner (of Moore County) 30 acres located on the [Moore] County line and Deep River near the mouth of Fork Creek. Proven by D. Kenedy Feb 1806.

    Person ID I06000  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 30 Aug 2020 

    DNA Tests  23 DNA tests are associated with John Garner 

    Family Susanna Johnston 
    Children 
    +1. Susannah Garner,   b. 20 Feb 1742/43, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1841, Pickens County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)
    +2. Lewis Garner,   b. 1750,   d. Bef 1815  (Age < 64 years)
    +3. Bradley Garner,   b. 1754,   d. Bef 7 Apr 1836  (Age < 82 years)
    +4. Mary "Mollie" Garner,   b. 31 Oct 1756,   d. 23 Sep 1848  (Age 91 years)
    Family ID F2051  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1764 Road Order, Cumberland County, NC
    1764 Road Order, Cumberland County, NC
    1764, Nov 21 -- 1759-1765 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Cumberland County, NC. A road to be laid off from Bear Creek at Shuffill's path to join Spinx's road. John Williamson appointed overseer of the jury as follows: John Williamson, John Gardner, Enox Spinx, Leonard Hart, John Shuffill, Wm. Garner, Abel Lee, Jno. Huntsucker, Wm. Kee, Jno. Kigell, Jas. Johnston and Mic. Heart.

    Histories
    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
    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.