John Melton

Male 1794 -


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  • Name John Melton 
    Born Between 1775 and 1794 
    Gender Male 
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    Notes 
    • 1811, May 17 -- Land Grant #2155, Moore County, NC
      John Ritter received 42.5 acres located east of Buffalo Creek adjoining his own line, Danl. McNeill and Jacob Stutts. Thos. Ritter and John Melton were chain carriers.

      1812-1815 -- North Carolina Militia Muster Roll
      John Milton was listed in the Rifleman First Company (detached from the Moore Regiment)

      1815 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Melton listed 160 acres valued at $80

      1815, May -- 1808-1819 Trial and Appearance Docket, Moore County, NC
      1815, May -- 1796-1841 County Accounts, Moore County, NC Page 18
      #20 A. McQueen v. Jno. Melton
      #5 Nathan Barrett v. John Milton

      1817, May -- County Accounts, Moore County, NC
      1817, May-Aug 1818 -- Trial and Appearance Docket, Moore County, NC
      John Richardson v. John Melton

      1817, Jul 17 -- Land Grant #2479, Moore County, NC
      John Melton received 70 acres located north of Buffalo Creek adjoining his own line. James Melton and Edward Richardson were chain carriers.

      1817, Nov-May 1818 -- Trial and Appearance Docket, Moore County, NC
      Wm. Lakey v. John Milton

      1818-1823 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Melton listed 160 acres valued at $100

      1818, Aug -- County Accounts, Moore County, NC
      1818, Aug -- Trial and Appearance Docket, Moore County, NC
      John Melton v. Stephen Scott

      1819, Feb -- County Accounts, Moore County, NC
      1819, Feb -- Trial and Appearance Docket, Moore County, NC
      John Melton v. Jesse and Sally Ritter

      1819, Aug -- Trial and Appearance Docket, Moore County, NC
      John Milton v. John Garner

      1820 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 299
      John Melton
      (26-45) 1M 1F
      (0-10) 2M 3F

      1824, Nov 16 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 59
      Deed from John Milton to Emanuel Yow is witnessed by John Ritter

      1824, Dec 13 -- Land Grant #2709, Moore County, NC
      John Melton is listed as a neighbor on George Moore's 100 acre Grant located on Buffalo Creek

      1828 -- Estate of Alexander Kennedy, Moore County, NC
      1 note on John Melton for $15.80 due Jan 1, 1821

      1828, Sep 18-19 -- Estate of John Ritter, Moore County, NC
      1 note on John Milton for 12"10"3 plus $24 interest
    Person ID I21334  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2021 

  • Documents
    1811 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2155 - John Ritter
    1811 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2155 - John Ritter
    1817 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2479 - John Melton
    1817 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2479 - John Melton

    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.
    Melton Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    Melton Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    The enclosed is a timeline and accounting of Melton references in Moore County, Cumberland County and earlier references from Orange and Chatham County.