David Richardson

Male 1760 - 1842  (82 years)


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  • Name David Richardson 
    Born 1760 
    Gender Male 
    _MILT Revolutionary War Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 17 May 1842  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1779 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      David Richardson listed $1410 of taxable property in Captain John Cox's District

      1780 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      David Richerson listed $717 of taxable property (horses, cattle and money) including 400 acres valued at $450 in Captain Cox's District

      1783 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      David Richardson listed $70 in Captain John Cox's District

      1789, May 18 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 228
      A deed from John Shuffield to Stephen Smith was proven by David Richardson

      1789, Jun 4 -- 1784-1797 Land Entries, Moore County, NC
      #189 David Richardson entered 50 acres on Mill Creek adjoining John Morgan.

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

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

      1790 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 156
      David Richeson
      (16+) 1M
      5F

      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

      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.

      1798, Feb 14 -- Land Grant #1740, Moore County, NC
      William Smith Senr. received 100 acres located on Wet Creek adjoining his own line and McLeod. William Gilliam and David Richardson were chain carriers.

      1798, Feb 14 -- Land Grant #1741, Moore County, NC
      William Smith Senr. received 100 acres located between Wet Creek and Cabin Creek adjoining his own line and David Allison. William Gilliam and David Richardson were chain carriers.

      1798, Nov 20 -- Land Grant #1543, Moore County, NC
      William Smith Senr. received a 75 acre Land Grant located on both sides of Wet Creek adjoining Jean Tedwell, Neil McLeod, John Smith and his own line. Archibald McMillan and John Smith were chain carriers. [This grant is a combination of William Smith Senr.'s 25 acre Land Entry and David Richardson's 50 acre Land Entry]

      1800 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 69
      David Richardson
      (45+) 1M
      (26-45) 1F
      (16-26) 1F
      (10-16) 2F
      (0-10) 1M 2F

      1800, Jul 26 -- Land Grant #1686, Moore County, NC
      Murdock McLeod received 100 acres located between Dry Creek and Horse Creek adjoining Jean Tedwell, Donald McLeod and own line. Allen McLean and David Richardson were chain carriers.

      1804, Apr 7 -- Land Grant #1954, Moore County, NC
      Levi Deaton received 50 acres located east of Wet Creek adjoining William Key, Neil McLeod, Groves. William Key and David Richardson were chain carriers.

      1810 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 624
      David Richardson
      (45+) 1M 1F
      (16-26) 2F
      (10-16) 1F
      (0-10) 1M 4F

      1814, Nov 11 -- Land Grant #2228, Moore County, NC
      Daniel McNeill received a 52 acre Land Grant located West of Wet Creek adjoining Grove, Neil McLeod, Thomas Harvel and Key. Phillip McNeill and David Richardson were chain carriers.

      1814, Nov 11 -- Land Grant #2230, Moore County, NC
      Hector McNeill received a 15.5 acre Land Grant located East of Wet Creek adjoining own line, Neil McLeod and Grove. Phillip McNeill and David Richardson were chain carriers.

      1815 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      David Richardson listed 75 acres valued at $75

      1818-1823 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      David Richardson listed 75 acres valued at $100

      1820 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 310
      David Richardson
      (45+) 1M 1F
      (16-26) 2F
      (10-16) 1F
      (0-10) 1M

      1824, Sep 17 -- Will Book B Page 43, Moore County, NC
      Will of William Smith, dec'd. Heirs: wife Jenny Smith [received 225 acres], children William Smith, Nathan Smith, Everet Smith, Sarah Spivey, Jenny Cagle, and David Richardson. Executor: Phillip McNeill. Proven Feb 1826 by Simon McNeill.

      1828, Aug 19 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 227
      Ordered that Colin Munroe be appointed overseer of the road from McIvers fork of the Joel Road to Dry Creek and work the following hands: John Munroe, Kenneth Morison, Angus McCaskill, John McCaskill's hand, Daniel McDonald?s hand, Levy Deaton?s hand, Angus Morison, David Richardson, Wm. Deaton, John Deaton, James Cahey, Charles McArthur, Isaac Deaton and Matthew Deaton.

      1830 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 477
      David Richardson
      (60-70) 1M
      (50-60) 1F
      (40-50) 1F
      (20-30) 1F
      (15-20) 1M
      (10-15) 1M

      1836, Jan 9 -- Land Grant #2970, Moore County, NC
      Hiram Deaton received a 100 acre Land Grant located between Mill Creek and Cabin Creek and adjoins the land that he purchased from David Richardson

      1845, Oct 27 -- Revolutionary War Application
      Sarah Richardson (age 85), widow of David Richardson applied
      lists David Richardson as dying on May 17, 1842 in Moore County, NC
      listed marriage as 1785 in Cumberland County, NC
      lists children as John Richardson, Polly Cockman, Jenney Smith, Nancy Richardson, Vicey Richardson, Betsey Morgan, Angy Brown, Peggy Richardson & Malony Smith.

      1852, Oct 25 -- Revolutionary War Application
      John Richardson, son and administrator of David Richardson, deceased applied for pension
      lists David Richardson as dying on May 17, 1842 in Moore County, NC
      lists Sarah Richardson as dying on Oct 30, 1847
      lists children as Polly Cockman, Jenny Smith, Nancy Richardson, Vicy Richardson, Betsey Morgan, Angy Brown, Peggy Richardson & Malony Smith.
    Person ID I07153  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2020 

    DNA Tests  46 DNA tests are associated with David Richardson 

    Family Sarah,   b. 1760,   d. 30 Oct 1847  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 1785  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Richardson
    +2. Richardson
    +3. Mary Richardson,   b. 1783,   d. 1868  (Age 85 years)
     4. Nancy Richardson,   b. 8 Apr 1786,   d. 2 Apr 1846  (Age 59 years)
    +5. Livicey Richardson,   b. 1790
    +6. John Richardson,   b. 1793,   d. Bef 31 Mar 1881  (Age 88 years)
    +7. Jennet Richardson,   b. 1790-1794
     8. Margaret "Peggy" Richardson,   b. 1805
     9. Maloney Richardson,   b. 1808
    +10. Angy Richardson,   b. 1800-1810,   d. 1840-1850  (Age 40 years)
    Histories
    Richardson Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    Richardson Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    The enclosed is a timeline and accounting of early Richardson references in Moore County and Cumberland County.
    Last Modified 20 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F2311  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1785 - Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1789 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #310 - David Richardson
    1789 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #310 - David Richardson
    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
    1815 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    1815 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    1846 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 11 - David Richardson
    1846 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 11 - David Richardson
    Sarah Richardson's sworn testimony regarding David Richardson's service. Lists Sarah's age and their children, to wit: John Richardson, Polly Cockman, Jenney Smith, Nancy Richardson, Vicey Richardson, Betsey Morgan, Angy Brown, Peggy Richardson & Malony Smith
    1846 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 12 - David Richardson
    1846 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 12 - David Richardson
    Sarah Richardson's sworn testimony regarding David Richardson's service. Lists Sarah's age and their children, to wit: John Richardson, Polly Cockman, Jenney Smith, Nancy Richardson, Vicey Richardson, Betsey Morgan, Angy Brown, Peggy Richardson & Malony Smith
    1852 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 7 - David Richardson
    1852 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 7 - David Richardson
    John Richardson's sworn testimony regarding David Richardson's service. Contains death dates for David Richardson and his wife Sarah
    1852 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 8 - David Richardson
    1852 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 8 - David Richardson
    John Richardson's sworn testimony regarding David Richardson's service. Contains listing of all of David Richardson's children to wit: Polly Cockman, Jenny Smith, Nancy Richardson, Vicy Richardson, Betsey Morgan, Angy Brown, Peggy Richardson & Malony Smith
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1740 - William Smith
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1740 - William Smith
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1741 - William Smith
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1741 - William Smith
    1814 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2228 - Daniel McNeill
    1814 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2228 - Daniel McNeill
    1814 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2230 - Hector McNeill
    1814 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2230 - Hector McNeill
    1804 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1954 - Levi Deaton
    1804 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1954 - Levi Deaton
    1836 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2970 - Hiram Deaton
    1836 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2970 - Hiram Deaton

    Histories
    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.
    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.
    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
    1795 Petition, Moore County, NC - Courthouse Relocation
    1795 Petition, Moore County, NC - Courthouse Relocation
    1795, Jan -- Petition, Nov 1794-Feb 1795 General Assembly Session Records, Box 3 Folder 15
    The following citizens of Moore County petitioned the General Assembly to move the courthouse to a more suitable location. Signers include: [selected signers] Michal Dickinson, Kindred Muse, James Hill, Himrick Hill, Kindred Muse, John Baton, Donald Martin, Murdoch Martin, Wm. Wright, Joseph Wright, Ezekieh Dunn, Dannel McLeod, Thomas Dunn, John Ritchardson, John Dunn, Gorg Morgin, Wm. Morgen, W. Barrett, Adam Comer, John Comer, Leanard Caggle, Andrew White, Thomas Smithermon, James Elkins, Ruben Freman, John Shuffeld, John Sheffeld, George Williams, Stephen Davis, Jesse Brown JP, William Dunn, Stephen Ritchandson, Ansel Melton Sener., Everit Wallis, Wm. Key, Nathaniel Melton, David Richardson, James Manes, John Gilliam, Christyen Stuts, Bartholomew Dunn, Angus MacIver and Allen Beaton.
    1815 Petition Moore County NC Taxation.pdf
    1815 Petition Moore County NC Taxation.pdf
    1815 -- Petition, Nov-Dec 1815 General Assembly Session Records, Box 2 - Petitions
    The following citizens of Moore County petitioned the General Assembly regarding taxation and the valuation of property: [selected signers] John McAulay Junr., Robt, Graham, Ambrose Mainess, Leonard Furr, Jesse Ritter Senr., Allan McLane, Thos. Ritter, Jno, Ritter, Everet Ritter, Benajmin Dunn, William Wright, Alexander McIntosh, Neil McIntosh, Hector McNeill, Martin Martin, William Williamson, William Lewis, Amus Dowdy, Henry Stutts, Jams. Manes, James Morgan, Nord. Matheson, Malcolm Morison, Christopher Bethune, Norman McDuffey, Allan Morison, Alexanr. Morison, William Dunn (wet), Bartholomew Dunn Sr., Wm. Dunn, Saml. Dunn, Bartholomew Dunn Junr., John Newton, Normand McKinnon, Murdoch McAulay, Benjamin Britt, Christopher Stuts, Donald McLeod, Niel Matheson, David Richardson, Bartholo. Dun, Lewis Sowel, Melony Newton, William Sowel, Alexr. Morison, Stephen Davis, Burl Deaton, John McKinnon, Robert Melton, John Upton, John Smith, Jesse Brown, Jess Lankford, Niel McLeod, Norman McKinnon, Ansel Melton, Arington Sowel, Willis Dickinson, Thos. Dickinson, Jesse Carroll, Robert Cheek, James Cheek, Phillip Cheek, Joseph Farr, Matthais Teague, Benjn. Shields, Jno. Upton, Joseph Duckworth, John Carrel, Francis Myrick, James Harding, Willis Davis, Nathaniel Vick, Ansel Melton, John Martin, David Richardson, Harmon Brewer, Cornelius Kees, Jesse Brewer, Ambrose Brewer, Drewry Brewer, Abednego Maynor, Joseph Morgan, Alexr. Kennedy, William Hunsucker, George Kannedy, Levy Smith, George Hunsucker, Lennerd Stuts, David Caringer, James Williamson, Charles Brady, George Carringer, Jacob Carringer, Willis Brewer, Bradley Garner, Lewis Garner, John Garner, James Sowell, Georg Moore, David Kennedy, Benjamin Elkins, Adam Carpenter, Jonathan Bullock, Robert Burd, Nicholas Nall, Mikel Dickinson, Aaron Tyson, Thomas Graham (Capt.), John Overton, Ruben Shields, John Martin, George Fry, John McNeill, John Wadsworth, Wm. Feagin, Ignatious Wadsworth, Samuel Feagen, Thomas Feagen, John Carrell Junr., Benjin. Gilbert, David Overton, John Record, John Carrell Senr., Alexr. Carrell, John Gilbert, John Cheek, Joab Cheek, William Barrett JP, Wm. Cox, John Dunn, Eleazer Birckhead, Absalom Fry, John Daniely, Jesse Sowell, William Caddell, James Fry, Niel McLeod (Surveyor), Robert Graham Sen., Jason Wadsworth, Geo. Cox, John Sowell, James Holcomb, James Dowd, Jacob White, William Hardin, James Muse, Jason Muse, Benjn. Gilbert, Zachariah Smith, Thos. Muse, Kindred Muse, John Graham, Samuel Womble, James Elkins, Jas. Collins, Andrew White, Randal Cheek, Lewis Phillips, James Smith, James Handcock, Willis Elkins, Samuel Elkins, Solimon Phillips, Brother Carrell and Sterling Carrell.