Joel Lawhon

Male 1780 - Bef 1840  (60 years)


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  • Name Joel Lawhon 
    Born 1770-1780 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 16 Nov 1840 
    Notes 
    • 1802, Nov 1 -- Land Grant #1805, Moore County, NC
      John Danielly received 100 acres located on McLendons Creek adjoining Jesse Bean, Saml. Dunn and McLeod. Joel Lawhon and Jesse Bean were chain carriers.

      1802, Nov 2 -- Land Grant #0197, Moore County, NC
      Lewis Lawhon received 300 acres located between McLendons and Richland Creeks adjoining John Dannelly, Edwards, Rones and Dean. Jesse Bean and Joel Lawhon were chain carriers. [Editor's Note: Never granted]

      1810 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 598
      Joel Lawhon
      (26-45) 1M
      (16-25) 1M 1F
      (0-10) 2M 1F

      1815 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Joel Lawhon listed 420 acres valued at $730

      1818-1823 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Joel Lawhon listed 420 acres valued at $730

      1819, Feb 15 -- Record of Estates Book B, Moore County, NC Page 22-23
      Estate of Devotion Davis, Dec'd. by Elizabeth Davis, Administrator. Corn. Dowd, Neill McIntosh and Joel Lawhon appointed to lay off provision for Widow Elizabeth Davis. Jesse Muse was witness. Items were purchased by the following: Elizabeth Davis, Stephen Davis, John Handcock and James Garner.

      1820, Sep 15 -- Deed Book 21 Page 464-465, Moore County, NC
      Lewis Lawhorn deeded Joel Lawhorn 100 acres located northwest of Richland Creek and northeast of Locust Branch adjoining William Dunn, Jesse Ritter and Alex. McIntosh. Wm. Person and Jesse Sowell were witnesses.

      1821, Aug 25 -- Land Grant #2597, Moore County, NC
      Joel Lachhorn received 27 acres located south of Richland Creek adjoining Davis, Dowdy, his own line and McQueen. Jesse Bean and James Dowdy were chain carriers.

      1823, Aug 22 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 11
      Deed from Jesse Sowell to Joel Lawhon was acknowledged

      1824, Aug 19 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 51
      Ordered that Eleazor Birckhead, Jesse Bean and Joel Lawhon bid the building of a bridge across McLendons Creek between Kenneth McCaskill and Jesse Bean to the lowest bidder.

      1829, Nov 7 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 288-290
      Ordered that Joel Lawhon, Eleazer Birckhead Senr., Jesse Bean, Samuel Jackson, William Jackson, Hiram Hill, Leonard Lawhon, Neill Caddell, William Barrett Senr., James Dowd, Samuel Barrett and William Barrett Jr. be appointed to allot the 800 acres located on McLendons Creek of Benjn. Person Dec'd. to widow Ann Person: [1] 200 acres [2] 150 acres patented by Jacob McLennon adjoining Thomas McLendon and Jemima McLendon [3] 150 acres patented by Donald McDonald located on Suck Creek adjoining Jacob McLendon and Jemima McLendon [4] 100 acres located on both sides of Suck Creek adjoining Widow McDonald [5] 50 acres patented by Neill McLeod located west of McLendons Creek adjoining Jacob McLendon, Angus McIver and Joel McLendon [6] 156 acres patented by Neill McLeod located on both sides of McLendons Creek adjoining Jamima McLendon, Knight, Barrett, Major McRae, McDonald and Jacob McLendon.

      1830 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 466
      Joel Lawhorn
      (50-60) 1M
      (40-50) 1F
      (20-30) 1M 1F
      (15-20) 2M
      (10-15) 1F
      (5-10) 1M 1F
      (0-5) 1F

      1840, Nov 16-Dec 12, 1842 -- Record of Estates Book D Page 150-155, 198, 262-263 Moore County, NC
      Estate of Joel Lawhorn, Dec'd. by Administrator L. W. Lawhorn. Notes held on the following: Holden Cox, Wm. Cole, Jesse Hedgpeth, Catharine Shields and Wm. Sears. Items purchased by the following: Catharine Lawhorn (widow), Noah Moore, Josiah Lawhorn, Daniel Muse, Joseph G. Moore, Broox Cok, Lewis Lawhon, Henry Ritter, Cornelius Dowdy, George Hunsucker, James H. Muse, Burel Ritter, Henry Stutts, James Bryant, David Langford, Lewis Rose and Swain Cox.
    Person ID I06432  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 17 May 2022 

    DNA Tests  1 DNA test is associated with Joel Lawhon 

    Family Catherine Furr,   b. 1787,   d. Aft 1870  (Age 84 years)  [1, 2
    Children 
    +1. Leonard Weston Lawhon,   b. 29 Mar 1803,   d. 18 Feb 1892, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    +2. Elizabeth Lawhon,   b. 1807,   d. 19 Dec 1869  (Age 62 years)
    +3. Lewis Lawhon,   b. 1813,   d. 15 Nov 1906  (Age 93 years)
    +4. Josiah Thomas Lawhon,   b. 1823
    +5. Martha A. Lawhon,   b. 15 Jul 1836,   d. 15 Oct 1923, Durham, Durham County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 9 Feb 2011 
    Family ID F2158  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1802 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #0196 - Lewis Lawhon
    1802 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #0196 - Lewis Lawhon
    1813 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2244 - Jesse Bean
    1813 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2244 - Jesse Bean

    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.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1125] The Stutts Families and Their Descent from Jacob Stutts of Moore County, NC [Second Edition], Katherine Shields Melvin, (1986, Fred McLeod, Dudley, NC).

    2. [S1126] Descendants of Ulrich Stutts and Descendants of William Maness II Website [http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/m/a/n/Ken--Maness/index.html] and Ancestry.com [http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/39615729/recent], Charles Kenneth "Ken" Maness, 101 N Wedgewood Drive, Yacht Club Cove, Washington, NC 27889-9231, 252-402-5986, ckmaness@suddenlink.net.