Miles Jordan

Male 1785 - Bef 1859  (< 74 years)


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  • Name Miles Jordan 
    Born 1785 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 31 Oct 1859 
    Notes 
    • 1820 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 311
      Miles Jorden
      (26-45) 1M 1F
      (0-10) 1M 2F

      1820, Sep 21 -- Land Grant #2545, Moore County, NC
      Robert Kennedy received 90 acres located on both sides of Bear Creek adjoining his own line (formerly William Garner) and Leonard Cagle. Peter Shamburger and Miles Jordan were chain carriers.

      1821, May 10 -- Land Grant #2572, Moore County, NC
      Robert Kennedy received 59 acres located south of Bear Creek adjoining Morrison and Martin, A.B. Smith, Isham Davis and his own line. Peter Shamburger and Miles Jordan were chain carriers.

      1822, Mar 15 -- Record of Estates Book B Page 42-43, Moore County, NC
      Estate of Catherine Cagle, Dec'd. Items were purchased by the following: Henry Cagle, Martin Cagle, Elizabeth Boling, George Cagle, Peter Cagle, Nathaniel Tucker, John Cagle, Charles Cagle, Elisha Cagle, Jacob Cagle and Miles Jordan.

      1823, Nov 17 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 14
      Ordered that Miles Jordan road overseer have the following additional hands to work: Thomas Comer and William Cagle.

      1825, Feb 24 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 69-70
      Deed from John R. Davis to Robert Kennedy proven by Miles Jordan

      1826, Aug 22 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 133
      Ordered that Nathaniel Tucker be appointed overseer of the road from the five mile post to the old road and have the following hands to work: Martin Cagle, Elijah Hancock, Gardner Bolin, Jonathan Cagle, Wm. Cagle (son of Jacob), James Maness, Silas Wilson, Robert Kennedy, Martin Cagle Jr., Henry Cagle and Miles Jordan.

      1827, Aug 22 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 182
      Ordered that Martin Cagle be appointed overseer in place of Nathaniel Tucker of the road from the five mile post to the old road and have the following hands to work: Martin Cagle, Nathaniel Tucker, Elijah Hancock, Gardner Bolin, Jonathan Cagle, Wm. Cagle (son of Jacob), James Maness, Silas Wilson, Robt. Kennedy, Martin Cagle Jr., Henry Cagle and Miles Jordan.

      1830 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 456
      Miles Jordan
      (40-50) 1M
      (30-40) 1F
      (15-20) 1M 1F
      (5-10) 1M 1F
      (0-5) 2M 1F

      1833, Sep 18 -- Dover Baptist Church Records, Moore County, NC
      Elder Noah Richardson, Elder John Monroe, Brethren James Dunlap and David Kennedy met to organize Dover Baptist Church after 70 members of the Forks of the Little River Church were asked to be dismissed to start their own church. Charter members listed: James Polk, Elizabeth Freeman, Reuben Freeman, Flony Phillips, Katherine Leach, Horatio Sugg, Olive Britt, Dicy Cagle, Mary Britt, John Smith, Mary Owen, Zacheus Britt, Henry Freeman, James Sanders, Stephen Davis, Jonathan Richardson, Alfred Britt, Alexander Leach, Elizabeth Davis, Miles Jordan, Britian Britt, Elizabeth Freeman, Elizabeth Richardson, Randel Presnal, Burrel Deaton, Elisa Freeman, John Leach, Sarah Smith, Thomas Ward, Sarah Sugg, Christine Leach, Charity Deaton, Sarah Britt, Clarah Callicutt, William Owen, Mary Smith, Ernest Smith, Flony Deaton, Mary Freeman, Elizah Hancock, Martha Hussey, Elizabeth Phillips, Zacah Britt, Catherine Cagle, Mary Deaton, Sarah Allen, Mary Smith, Nancy Jones, Elizabeth Allen, William Deaton, Mark Phillips, Nancy Britt, Rachel Hancock, Levi Deaton, Edmund Phillips, Elizabeth Dunlap, Maysey Polk, John Morgan, Elisha Cagle, Patience Deaton, John Maines, Hiram Britt, Molsey Spivey, Levi Deaton Jr., Margaret Brown, Margaret Deaton and Nancy Allen.

      1836, Aug 27 -- Loose Civil Action Papers, Guilford County, NC
      William M. Larrence v. Peter Shamburger. Trespass, harboring plaintiffs wife (Polly Larrance Shamburger, daughter of Peter Shamburger) and enticing her away. Orginally filed in Randolph County but moved to Guilford County upon Shamburger's claim that Larrence's father is a preacher, merchant and tavern keeper in Randolph and exerts much influence and Shamburger lives in Moore County and will not be subject to a fair trial in Randolph. Witnesses for plaintiff: Daniel Cox (deposition from Morgan County, IN), John Hendrix, William Owen, Bennitt Owen, Miles Jordan, Polly Owen, Enoch Spinks, Wiatt Williamson, Horatia Suggs, Brantley Owen and Jacob Lithgo. Witnesses for defendant: Anderson S. Mody, Martha Shamburger, Polly Comer, Horatia Suggs, Phillip Comer and Peter Shamburger Jr.

      1839, Mar 29 -- Land Grant #3191, Moore County, NC
      James Owens received 53 acres located on North Prong of Bear Creek adjoining his own line (formerly John Shamburger), Jonathan Cagle and George Cagle. Matthew Shamburger and Miles Jordan were chain carriers.

      1840 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 169
      Miles Jordan
      (50-60) 1M
      (40-50) 1F
      (20-30) 1F
      (15-20) 1M
      (10-15) 3M 2F
      (5-10) 1M 3F
      (0-5) 1M 1F

      1850 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 230

      1859, Oct 31-Dec 23 -- Record of Estates Book H, Moore County, NC Page 316-320
      Estate of Miles Jordan, Dec'd. by Administrator William Jordan.
      Items were purchased by the following: John Mainess, Widow, B. Williamson, John Dunlap, Thos. McNeill, Noah Williamson, Matthew Williamson, John Crisco, Matilda Jordan, Evander Jordan, John Comer, Enoch Kennedy, Noah Miller, Mangum Harrell, Stephen Seffield, William Jordan, Jesse Jordan, Alex Jordan, Lewis Williamson, Noah McDonald, Sarah Jordan, Everet Sheffield, Alfred Mainess, Polly Jordan, Sandy Jordan and Polly Latham.
    Person ID I07767  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 1 May 2022 

    DNA Tests  14 DNA tests are associated with Miles Jordan 

    Family Mary Tucker,   b. 1797 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Jordan,   b. 1815
    +2. William Sparkman Jordan, Sr.,   b. 18 May 1816,   d. 11 Sep 1862  (Age 46 years)
    +3. Alexander "Sandy" Jordan,   b. 3 Sep 1820,   d. 1901  (Age 80 years)
    +4. Miles Jordan,   b. 1822,   d. 29 Jan 1892  (Age 70 years)
     5. Winniferd Jordan,   b. 1826
    +6. Jesse Jordan,   b. 1829,   d. 12 Feb 1896  (Age 67 years)
    +7. Mary Jordan,   b. 1832
     8. Matilda Jordan,   b. 1834
     9. Sarah Jordan,   b. 1836
    +10. Enoch Jordan,   b. 1840
     11. Levica Jordan,   b. 1840
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2020 
    Family ID F2442  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Histories
    1845 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    1845 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1844 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8 (Partial)
    1844 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8 (Partial)
    Partial list. Potential list of insolvents. Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1849 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    1849 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1851 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    1851 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    Courtesy of the NC Archives.