Everet Sheffield[1]

Male 1775 -


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  • Name Everet Sheffield 
    Born Between 1770-1775 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1800  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1820  Habersham County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1830  Hall County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1840-1850  Lumpkin County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1793, Sep 25 -- Land Grant #492, Moore County, NC
      Isom Shuffield received 100 acres located east of Rattlesnake Branch adjoining John Shuffield. Everet Shuffield and Isom Shuffield were chain carriers.

      1794, Feb 21 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 453
      Ordered that Hardy Davis be appointed overseer of the road from his house to Williamson's old place and have the following hands to work: Jeremiah Wilson, Isham Sheffield, Everet Sheffield, Thomas Davis and Christian Cagle.

      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.

      1795, Sep 16 -- Land Grant #1187, Moore County, NC
      John Hare [assignee of Dennis Carpenter] received 100 acres located south of Williams Creek adjoining his own line, Adam Comer, Ludlow and including Adam Comer's hogpen. Everet Sheffield and John Comer were chain carriers.

      1800 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 48
      Everett Shuffle
      (16-25) 1M 1F
      (0-10) 1M 2F

      1820 -- Census, Habersham County, GA Page 122
      Everitt Shuffle
      (45+) 1M 1F
      (16-26) 1M
      (16-18) 1M
      (10-16) 1M 1F
      (0-10) 1F

      1830 -- Census, Hall County, GA Page 131-B
      Everett Shuffle
      (40-50) 1M 1F
      (20-30) 1M

      1840 -- Census, Lumpkin County, GA Page 263
      Averet Shuffield
      (70-80) 1M 1F

      1850 -- Census, Lumpkin County, GA Page 43-B, Shoal Creek District
      Everet Shuffield 81 M, Farmer, $200 Real Estate, Born in NC
      Mary Shuffield 70 F, Born in NC
    Person ID I21237  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 19 Dec 2020 

    Father John Sheffield, Sr.,   b. Bef 1740,   d. Bef Feb 1796  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Mother Hannah Melton 
    Documents
    Map of John Sheffield's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC on Bear and Wolf Creeks
    Map of John Sheffield's Neighborhood in Moore County, NC on Bear and Wolf Creeks
    Highlighted tracts include grants to John Sheffield, Sr.[BLUE], John Sheffield, Jr. and III[GREEN] and Isham Sheffield[YELLOW].
    Histories
    Sheffield Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    Sheffield Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    The enclosed is a timeline and accounting of early Sheffield references in Moore County and Cumberland County. Given the numerous John, Isham, Adam and Everet Sheffields I have tried to denote which one that I believe the reference is referring to.
    Family ID F6475  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1800 - Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1820 - Habersham County, GA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1830 - Hall County, GA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1796 Will Book A Page 186/187, Moore County, NC - Will of John Sheffield; Will of Nicholas Newton
    1796 Will Book A Page 186/187, Moore County, NC - Will of John Sheffield; Will of Nicholas Newton
    1795 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1187 - John Hare
    1795 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1187 - John Hare
    1793 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #492 - Isham Sheffield
    1793 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #492 - Isham Sheffield

  • Sources 
    1. [S1005] Jan Bodenheimer [jan_bodenheimer@yahoo.com], 10 Mar 2001.
      - Is found listed as Shuffle
      - Averitt/Everitt/Everett/Averet, could come from the Averett Smith family
      - In father's will that Averit will receive the plantation where his father now lives after his mother's (Hannah) death.
      - Was the youngest child of John & Hannah

      - 1800 Census Moore Co., NC
      Everett Sheffield
      1-0-1-2-0-1
      he had 2 daughters and 1 son

      - 1810 Averitt he living in Franklin Co., GA, where his brother Adam had moved about 1798 and before 1800.

      - Franklin Co., GA is located in the Northeast corner of Ga and borders North and South Carolina. This area was known to be rich with gold mines, may or may not be the reason for the Sheffield brothers to move to this remote area. It was also the area where the Cherokee Indians called home before they were pushed out by the white man.

      - Averit & Adam lived in the Cherokee Lands
      - 1820 Everett is listed in Habersham Co., GA
      - 1827 Land lottery Averit is listed as having a draw
      - 1830 Everett is listed in Hall Co., GA [Hall and Habersham counties were taken from the Cherokee lands. As new counties are created the land owners may fall into other counties and mever moove from the original land site.
      - 1830 census states only one son is left living in household. Both William and Isham have married.
      - 1832 Everett is in Lumpkin Co., GA
      - 1834 Everett is listed on the 1834 tax list in Lumpkin Co., GA
      - 1840 Census he is listed in Lumpkin Co., GA is is listed as age 70 and under 80 and Mary is listed as 60 and under 70.
      - In 1850 Census he is listed as 81 years old and born in NC and Mary is listed as age 70 and born in NC
      - 1850 Census is the last census Everett is listed on

      - 1790 Census Moore County, NC Fayette District
      Averit is living with Father & Mother (John & Hannah)

      1800 Census Moore Co., NC
      M32 Roll 31 page 248
      Everil Shuffle (Everett)
      1 free white male under 10 - (1791-1800)
      1 free white male 16-25 - (1775-1784) - Everett Sheffield
      2 free white females under 10 - (1791-1800)
      1 free white female 16-25 - (1775-1784)

      1810 Defaulters Tax List Franklin Co., GA
      Capt. Anderson's Return
      Everett Sheffield

      1820 Census Habersham Co., GA
      M33 Roll 6 page 72
      Everitt Shuffle
      1 free white male 10-16 - (1805-1810)
      1 free white male 16-18 - (1802-1804)
      1 free white male 18-26 - (1794-1802)
      1 free white male 45 and up - (1775 upwards) - Everett Sheffield
      1 free white female 0-10 - (1820 upwards)
      1 free white female 10-16
      1 free white female 45 and up

      1827 Land Lottery:
      Everette Shuffield a resident of Habersham County, drew land in the Muscogee County, GA

      1830 Census Hall Co., GA
      page 132
      Everett Shuffle
      1 free white male 20-29 - (1801-1810) - John Sheffield
      1 free white male 40-49 - (1781-1790) - Everett Sheffield
      1 free white female 40-49 - (1781-1790) - Mary Carpenter

      1834 Census Lumpkin Co., GA
      Averill Sheffield
      2 in household - Everett Sheffield & Mary Carpenter

      1840 Census Lumpkin Co., GA
      Averet Shuffield
      1 free white male 70-79 - (1761-1770) - Everett Sheffield
      1 free white female 60-69 - (1771-1780) - Mary Carpenter

      1850 Census Lumpkin Co., GA - Shoal Creek Dist
      page 43B
      38/38
      Shuffield, Everit - age 81 (1769)-male-white-Farmer-land $200-born in NC
      , Mary- age 70 (1780)-female-white-born in NC

      More About HENRY EVERETT "AVERETT " SHEFFIELD:
      Census: 1800, Moore Co., NC
      Defaulters Tax List: 1810, Defaulters Tax List - Franklin Co., GA

      More About HENRY SHEFFIELD and MARY CARPENTER:
      Marriage: Abt. 1794, Moore Co., NC to Mary Carpenter