Enoch Spinks

Male 1762 - 1842  (80 years)


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  • Name Enoch Spinks 
    Born 25 May 1762  VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Aug 1842  Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Randolph County, NC at Old Mount Olivet Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1783, Oct 25 -- Land Grant #144, Randolph County, NC
      Ransom Southerland received 300 acres on Cow Branch of Fork Creek, the Moravian Road and the Salisbury-Cape Fear Road adjoining Spinks and including his own improvement. Enoch Spinks and Johnston Leathim were chain carriers. [Editor's Note: deeded to Henry Couch 1796 --> 150a to Lewis Spinks 1797 and 150a to John Needham 1797]

      1785 -- Tax List, Randolph County, NC
      Enoch Spinks listed 1 white poll in Capt. Garner's District

      1786, Dec 26 -- Land Grant #387, Randolph County, NC
      Jno. Needham received 100 acres on both sides of Fork Creek and Meadow Branch adjoining his own line, Spinks and James Lathem. Enoch Spinks and William Needham were chain carriers.

      1790 -- Census, Randolph County, NC Page 291
      Enuch Spinks
      (16+) 1M
      (0-16) 2M
      2F

      1790, May 22 -- Land Grant #587, Randolph County, NC
      Gideon Meacon [assignee of Capt. William Sercey] received 200 acres located on the Fayette Road from Hargrove's Mill to Widow Spinks adjoining Sotherland and Searcey. William Sercy and Enoch Spinks were chain carriers.

      1794, Feb 19 -- Land Grant #861, Randolph County, NC
      Enoch Spinks received 260 acres on Cow Branch of Fork Creek. Moses George and Garret Spinks were chain carriers.

      1800 -- Census, Randolph County, NC Page 344
      Enoch Spink
      (26-45) 1M 1F
      (10-16) 2M 1F
      (0-10) 2M 3F
      1 Slave

      1800, Feb 19-Apr 25, 1805 -- Estate, Randolph County, NC
      Estate of John Needham Dec'd. by administrator John Needham. Items were purchased by the following: Susanna Needham, John Needham, Baley Needham, Wm. Needham, Lewis Needham, Garner Needham, John Needham [son of John], Hardy Davis, James Lathem Jr., Peter Garner, Enoch Spinks, James Jonston, Joseph Lawley, Peter Wright, James Latham, John Garner, John Smith, Richard Cox, Robert Bird, Wm. Rains, Wm. Tucker and Charles Tyler. Notes on the following: Joseph Hicks Sr. and Joseph Hicks Jr. Petition to divde land: Enoch and Elizabeth Spinks, John and Susannah Needham, Wm. Needham, John Needham, Bailey Needham, Lewis Needham, Garner Needham, James and Sarah Johnston v. Jesse Needham, Martha Needham [later marries Wm. Tucker], Ann Needham [all under 21]. 2200 acres dived among 11 children on Fork Creek, Deep River, Cedar Creek and Crooked Creek of Deep River.

      1801, Jan 22 -- Deed Book 8 Page 230, Randolph County, NC
      Henry Branson, Edmond Waddle, Wm, Bowdown and Charles Moffitt, Commissioners divide the estate of John Needham Dec'd. [1] Bailey Needham 290 acres [2] John Needham and wife Susannah 370 acres [3] Enoch Spinks and wife Elizabeth 180 acres [4] James Johnston and wife Sarah 143 acres [5] Jesse Needham 144 acres [5] Lewis Needham 300 aces [6] Gardner Needham 250 acres [7] Martha Needham 175 acres [8] William Needham 232 acres [9] Anne Needham 357 acres [10] John Needham 205 acres.

      1802, Apr 30 -- Deed Book 8 Page 355, Randolph County, NC
      John Needham deeded Enoch Spinks 300 acres located on Bachelors Creek adjoining Samuel Cox. Proven by John Needham Aug 1803.

      1810 -- Census, Randolph County, NC Page 54
      Enoch Spinks
      (45+) 1M 1F
      (16-26) 3M 2F
      (10-16) 2M 2F
      2 Slaves
      1 Free Person
    Person ID I17619  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 7 Sep 2020 

    DNA Tests  5 DNA tests are associated with Enoch Spinks 

    Father Enoch Spinks,   d. Between Mar and May 1772, Guilford County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Amy Pearce 
    Family ID F1641  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Needham,   b. 3 Apr 1762, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1854, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 15 Apr 1784  Orange County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Martha M. Spinks,   b. 7 Apr 1786
    +2. Lewis Spinks,   b. 7 Dec 1788,   d. 29 Jul 1871  (Age 82 years)
     3. Enoch Spinks,   b. 22 Nov 1789
    +4. Garrett Spinks,   b. 31 Oct 1791,   d. Jun 1876, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     5. Susannah Spinks,   b. 29 Dec 1793
     6. William L. Spinks,   b. 29 May 1795,   d. 2 Oct 1834  (Age 39 years)
     7. Amy Spinks,   b. 7 Jun 1797
     8. Elizabeth Spinks,   b. 17 Jan 1800,   d. 14 Dec 1803  (Age 3 years)
    +9. Raleigh Spinks,   b. 8 Mar 1802, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1884, Bibb County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Family ID F5149  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Apr 1784 - Orange County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Aug 1842 - Randolph County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Randolph County, NC at Old Mount Olivet Cemetery Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    1788 Petition, Randolph County, NC - Courthouse
    1788 Petition, Randolph County, NC - Courthouse
    1788, Nov 20 -- Nov 1788-Dec 1788, General Assembly Session Records Box 2, Folder 1

    To the Honourable the Gennerall Assembly for the State of North Carolina
    The Petition of the Inhabitance of Randolph County Humbly Sheweth That a Number of them Labour at a Great Disadvantage in Attending on Public Meetings Owing to the Place Whare the Coarte is held being so fare from the Center of the said County We your Humble Petitioners Beg that your Honourable Boddy Would Pass an Act Directing that Commishoners be Appointed for the Purpose of Centering the Said County & Erecting the Publick Buildings At or Neare the Center of the Said County and We your Petitioners are Ever Bound to Pray etc. [selected signers] Richard Bird, William Bird, Nimrod Brewer, Arther Reade, Isaac Redfarn, Jas. Ledlow, Jas. Lathem Junr., Wm. Reade Junr., Jno. Williamson, Wm. Needham, Math. Deaton, Eldrig Deaton, Windsor Pearce, Joseph Hix, Arther Smith, Michall Andrews, Howell Brewer Sen., Wm. Richeson, Jno. Lathem, Wm. Lathem, Drury Richeson, Jas. Needham, William Smotherman, Cornelias Lathom, Thoms. Cost Sen., Thos. Cost Junr., Jas. Lathom Senr., Johnson Lathom, William Searcy, Joseph Carr, Wm. Neadom, John Garner, Rolle Spinks, John Pearce, John Read, Wm. Argo, Robt. Carr, John Deaton, John Spinks, Lewis Spinks, Garrot Spinks, Enoch Spinks, William Read, Adam Andrews, Davis Andrews, Charles Stewart, William Pearce, Thos. Waddill, Dennis Carpender, John Needham Senr. and Wm. Smith.

    1790 Petition, Randolph County, NC - Courthouse Relocate
    1790 Petition, Randolph County, NC - Courthouse Relocate
    1790, Nov 22 -- Nov 1790-Dec 1790 General Assembly Records Box 3 Folder 26
    Petition to relocate courthouse to center of the county. Signers include: William Searcy, William Bowden, Edward Waddel, James Presnol, William Wright, Joseph Wright, John Graves, William Graves, Richard Graves, John Latham, John Larrance, Evachel Handcock, John Handcock, Enoch Spinks, Rolli Spinks, John Reed, Lambert Reed, Wm. Reed, George Onslot, John Onslot, John Larrance, Wm. Reeder, Jno. Reed Junr., James Graves, Samuel Graves, Thos. Cost Senr., Thomas Cost Junr., John Vanever, John Argo, William Argo, Amanuel Azbel, Elisha Lolly and Jno. Lolly.