Thomas P. Muse

Male 1794 - 1850  (56 years)


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  • Name Thomas P. Muse 
    Born 1790-1794 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1820  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1830  Madison County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1840  McNairy County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died Apr 1850  McNairy County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1812, Feb 13 -- Land Grant #2223, Moore County, NC
      Thomas P. Muse received 200 acres located northwest of McLendons Creek adjoining Thomas Muse and Jesse Muse. Danl. H. Muse and James B. Muse were chain carriers.

      1813, Dec 23 -- Land Grant #2570, Moore County, NC
      Hiram Hill received 28 acres located north of McLendons Creek adjoining James Hill (formerly James Muse), Asa Sowell (formerly John McLeod, carpenter), Jessy Muse and his own line. Asay Sowell and Thos. P. Muse were chain carriers.

      1815 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Thomas P. Muse listed 150 acres valued at $350

      1818-1823 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Thomas P. Muse listed 350 acres valued at $400

      1820 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 298/310
      Thomas P. Muse
      (26-45) 1M 1F
      (16-26) 1F
      (0-10) 3M 2F

      1820, Nov 30 -- Land Grant #2583, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Muse received 300 acres located north of McLendons Creek on both sides of the Waggon Road adjoining his own line, Boroughs and Campbell. James B. Muse and Thos. P. Muse were chain carriers.

      1821, Feb -- Record of Estates Book B Page 25-29 Moore County, NC
      Estate of Jesse Muse, Dec'd. by Administrators James B. Muse and Thomas P. Muse. Inventory includes negro woman Hannah. Debts due the estate from the following: John Richardson, Samuel Dunn, William Ellerbe, John Murchison and Lewis Elkins. Items purchased by the following: Widow Muse, Jesse Page, John B. Kelly, Nehemiah Birckhead, William Barrett, Esq., James B. Muse, Benjamin Phillips, Thomas M.D. Reid, Jesse Sowell, Senr., Joseph Johnson, William Phillips, Daniel H. Muse, James Hill, Hiram Hill, John Tyson, John Black, John Sowell, Senr., Joseph G. Moore, Joseph Elkins, Thomas Hannon, Alexr. McIntosh, John McIver, Wm. Cox Junr., Asa Sowell, Kindred Birckhead, James Caddell, Leonard Stuts and Martin Hill.

      1823, Nov 21 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 21
      Deed from Thomas P. Muse to John B. Kelly was acknowledged

      1830 -- Census, Madison County, TN Page 94
      Thomas P. Muse
      (40-50) 1M
      (30-40) 1F
      (15-20) 2M 1F
      (10-15) 1M 1F
      (5-10) 1M 1F
      (0-5) 2F

      1840 -- Census, McNairy County, TN Page 57-B
      Thomas P. Muse
      (50-60) 1M
      (40-50) 1F
      (15-20) 1M 2F
      (10-15) 2F
      (5-10) 1M 1F
    Person ID I38599  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 15 May 2021 

    Father Jesse Franklin Muse, Sr.,   b. 26 Apr 1759,   d. 18 Oct 1820  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Joyce Hill,   b. 17 Oct 1768,   d. 22 Oct 1825  (Age 57 years) 
    Histories
    Muse Family Research by Wes Caviness 1960
    Muse Family Research by Wes Caviness 1960
    Family ID F1376  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth,   b. 1799 
    Children 
     1. Christiana Muse,   b. 1825
     2. Charity Muse,   b. 1827
     3. Margaret Muse,   b. 1829
     4. Mary Ann Muse,   b. 1834
     5. Caleb Muse,   b. 1836,   d. 27 Jun 1914  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 15 May 2021 
    Family ID F17123  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1820 - Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
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    Link to Google MapsDied - Apr 1850 - McNairy County, TN Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    1843 Petition, Moore County, NC
    1843 Petition, Moore County, NC
    1843, Jan 20 -- Petition, Nov 1842-Jan 1843 General Assembly Session Records
    The following citizens of Moore County petitioned the General Assembly for relief from debts due to economic hardship. They requested the General Assembly pass a law preventing creditors from buying defaulted property unless the debtors was allowed 2/3 the value of the land: J.J. Alston, Carroll Brady, Bradley Brady, Jesse Hedgepeth, W.D. Tyson, John Warner, Pitate Ivey, N.S. Marley, Neill Peterson, John Oats, Duncan McIver, William Underwood, E.Q. Sowell, Thos. Fry, John D. McDonald, John Patterson, D.M.R. McIntosh (Cpt.), John McIver (Cpt.), Eli R. Sowe;l, Jesse Stafford, Aaron A.F. Sowell, Lewis Lawhon, George Hunsucker, Hugh McKenzie, Jacob Stutts, Daniel Muse, Alexd. Camerson, Wm. Wadsworth, Peter Black, George D. Ritter, J.H. Muse, Mathew Williams, Jesse Sanders, Jno. McDonald, W.K. Benjamin, J. Thomas, D.M. McIntosh, Joab Cheek, Corn, Shields, Fannin Moore, Bryan Boroughs, George Stutts, Henry Stutts, William Sears, Robt. L. Purvis, Stephen Beryman, Benj. Shields, Neill McNeill, Danl. McRae, Hugh Mathis, A. Munroe, A. Stutts, Neill Mathis, Brinkly Phillips, Thomas Muse, Thomas J. Pervis, Daniel McNeill, John Tyson, Balaam Stewart, Henry Stutts Jr., Levi Wright, John Ritter, John Dunlap, J.J. Phillips, Dempsey Sowell, Joseph Upton, John Oliver, Neill McQueen, Angus McCaskill, William B. Williamson, A. Harper, Jesse B. Caddell, Angus McCaskill, James B. Muse, M. McLeod, Green B. Fields, Martin Hunsucker, Newton R. Bryan, Peter Cornelison, Benjamin Phillips, Charles Brady, Elijah Y. Rice [?], Norman D. McDuffie, Wm. Brewer, Martin Shefield, Patrick Shields, William Dannelly, Eli Phillips and L.W. Lawhon. [Editor's Note: Petition rejected by the NC House]