Sarah Myrick

Female - Aft 1842


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  • Name Sarah Myrick 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 9 May 1842  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1816 -- Petition, Nov 1816-Dec 1816 General Assembly Session Records, Box 3 Petitions-Divorces
      Sarah Denson, of Moore County, petitioned the General Assembly to protect her property from her husband Benjamin Denson. They were married several years ago and lived together until about 2 years ago. At that time, he left her without cause and she has had to maintain herself an an infant child. She asks to have any property she secures in the future protected. [Editor's Note: Petition granted]

      1842, May 9 -- Will Book B Page 135, Moore County, NC
      Will of Sarah Denson, dec'd.
      Heirs: Niece Ann Ritter, wife of John Ritter
      Nephew Moses Emsley Myrick
      mentions her deceased father Francis Myrick
      Executor: James Gains
      Witness: Lewis Garner, John Garner, Elias Maness

      1844, Apr 24 -- Record of Estates Book E Page 24
      Estate of Sarah Denson dec'd. by Administrator M.D. McNeill
    Person ID I35559  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 29 Jun 2019 

    Father Francis Myrick,   b. Jul 1758, Warren County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1842, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Mother Susannah Carroll,   d. 19 Jan 1840 
    Married c1782  Warren County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1832, Jun 7 -- Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty, File R7547, Francis Myrick
      Francis Myrick [age 74], Moore County, NC resident, applied for a pension. Myrick stated that he was born in Warren County in Jul 1758. Moses Myrick, brother of Francis Myrick and resident of Chatham County attested to Francis Myrick's War service. On 1853, Sep 15, John Myrick, age 66, son of Francis and Susannah Myrick, attested that Francis Myrick died Jan 10, 1842 and Susannah Myrick died Jan 19, 1840. Francis and Susannah were married about 1782 in Warren County, NC. They later migrated to Moore County, NC. On 1853, Sep 10/1854, Apr 22, Alexander Carroll, age 79[1854], attests that Francis Myrick married his sister Susannah Carroll about 1785 in Warren County, NC and that Francis died in 1842 and Susannah died in 1840. Their surviving children are Moses, John, Polly, Huldah, Rebeca, Permelia and James.

      1842, Nov 1 -- Deed Book 21 Page 468-469, Moore County, NC
      Wyatt Williamson and wife Mary deeded Enoch Maness her 1/9 share of 600 acres owned by Francis Myrick Dec'd. located on Deep River adjoining James Garner and John Maness. Francis Myrick died intestate with nine children: Moses, James, John, Sally, Huldah, Rebecca, Susannah, Amelia and Mary. Hiram Williamson and Martha Williamson were witnesses.
    Family ID F2053  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Benjamin Denson 
    Last Modified 5 Jan 2012 
    Family ID F11200  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Documents
    1842 Will Book B Page 135, Moore County, NC - Will of Sarah Denson
    1842 Will Book B Page 135, Moore County, NC - Will of Sarah Denson
    1823 County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC - Abednego Maness James Lakey murder trial witness list
    1823 County Court Minutes, Moore County, NC - Abednego Maness James Lakey murder trial witness list