Neil Matheson

Neil Matheson

Male Bef 1755 - 1811  (~ 56 years)

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  • Name Neil Matheson 
    Born Bef 1755 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Feb 1811 
    Buried Moore County, NC at Old Scotch Graveyard Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • 1778 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      Neil Matthewson listed $100 of taxable property in Captain John Cox's District

      1783 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      Neill Mathewson listed $50 in Captain John Cox's District

      1784, Mar 5 -- 1778-1795 Land Entries, Cumberland County, NC
      #96 Niell Matthews [Matheson] entered 100 acres located on Dry Creek adjoining Daniel McSween and Nicholas Newton.

      1785, Nov 30 -- Land Grant #128, Moore County, NC
      Neil Matheson received 100 acres located on Dry Creek adjoining Nicholas Newton and Donald McSwine. Isaac Dunn and Richd. Dunn were chain carriers.

      1787, Sep 3 -- Land Grant #256, Moore County, NC
      Neil Matheson received 50 acres located on Dry Creek adjoining Nicolas Newton and his own line. Hector McLean and Normand Matheson were chain carriers.

      1790 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 163
      Niel Mattheson
      (16+) 2M
      (0-16) 2M
      3F

      1792, Jan 2 -- 1784-1797 Land Entries, Moore County, NC
      #405 Niell Matthison entered 100 acres between Horse Creek and Buffalo Creek adjoining Newton.

      1792, Aug 1 -- Land Grant #416, Moore County, NC
      Neil Matheson received 100 acres located between Horse Creek and Buffalo Creek adjoining Nicholas Newton. John Hargrove and Norman Morison were chain carriers.

      1793, Dec-Jan 1794 -- General Assembly Session Records, Box 3
      Neil Matheson signed a petition to form Alfordstown as County Seat for Moore County, NC. [Editor's Note: the petition failed. In 1796 the NC General Assembly established Carthage as the county seat. In 1806, it was changed to Faginsville to honor Richardson Fagin. The name was changed back to Carthage in 1814]

      1794, Nov 28 -- Land Grant #855, Moore County, NC
      Norman Matheson received 50 acres located on Horse Creek adjoining Nicholas Newton and the Sandhill Place. Neal Matheson and Donald Buchanan were chain carriers.

      1794, Nov 28 -- Land Grant #857, Moore County, NC
      Norman Matheson received 50 acres located south of Deep River adjoining Neal Matheson. Neal Matheson and Donald Buchanan were chain carriers.

      1797, Jul 28 -- Land Grant #856, Moore County, NC
      Neal Matheson received 100 acres located on both sides of Buffalo Creek adjoining his own line and Hector McNeill. Norman Matheson and Donald Buchanan were chain carriers.

      1799, Mar 7 -- Land Grant #0139, Moore County, NC
      Normand Matheson received 20 acres located on Horse Creek adjoining Neal Matheson, Murdoch McLeod, his own line, Hector McNeill and Meloney Newton. Normand McLeod and Neil Matheson were chain carriers. [Editor's Note: Never granted]

      1802, Sep 21 -- Land Grant #1938, Moore County, NC
      Normand Matheson received 50 acres located on Buffalo Creek adjoining Hector McNeil, his own line and Murdo. McLeod. Donald Munroe and Neil Matheson were chain carriers.

      1803, Sep 21 -- Land Grant #1905, Moore County, NC
      Neil Matheson received 50 acres located east of Dry Creek adjoining Melony Newton and his own line. Donald Munroe and Norman Matheson were chain carriers.

      1810 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 614
      Neil Matheson
      (45+) 1M 2F
      (26-45) 1M
      (16-26) 1F
      2 Slaves

      1811, Feb-Dec [undated estimate] -- Will Book A Page 327, Moore County, NC
      Estate of Neill Mathewson, Dec'd. by Administrator Normon Mathewson. Items purchased by the following: Murdoch Martin, Christian Mathewson, Norman Mathewson, Malcolm Mathewson, Hector McLain, Norman McLeod, Alexr. McIntosh, James Lakey, Everit Wallis, Benj. Caddell, John Cagle, Alexr. McLeod Senr., John McSween, John Sowell, Neill McLeod Senr., Kenneth McCaskill, Stephen Richardson, Neill Morriosn, Roderick Murchison, Bradley Garner, Murdock McAulay, Neill McIntosh, Neill McLeod, Duncan McIntosh, Alexr. McLeod Senr., Murdoch McDaniel, John McDonald, George Hunsucker, Wm. Barrott, George Graham and Samuel Barringtine. [Editor's Note: No date given on actual Inventory but the date was estimated using known date of death Feb 1811.]
    Person ID I39716  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 

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  • Headstones
    Neil Matheson
    Neil Matheson

    Histories
    1787 Petition, Moore County, NC - Thomas Mathews
    1787 Petition, Moore County, NC - Thomas Mathews
    1787, Dec 16 Petition, Nov 1787-Dec 1787 General Assembly Session Records
    The following citizens of Moore County petitioned the General Assembly for reinstatement of Colonel Thomas Mathews as a Justice of the Peace. Mathews was removed by the General Assembly based on false and accusations made by Duncan Campbell. Signers: [selected signers] Wm. Seale JP, Thomas Graham, Neil McLeod, Reuben Shields, Jno., Jackson, Richardson Feagin, Corn. Dowd, John Blanchett, Patrick Dowd, William Martin, W. Barrett, Jac. Caddell, John Dunlap, Samuel Elkins, Stephen Collins, Thomas Collins Junr., Wm. Seal, Jesse Muse, John Bethune Murdo Bethune, Allan Morison, George Graham, Robert Grimes, Robert Graham, Jno. McLeod, Bartholomew Dunn, William Newton, Nicolas Newton, Neil Matheson, Normand Matheson, Nathaniel Melton, Nicolas Newton and William Smith. [Editor's Note: Petition rejected]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1089] Find A Grave [www.findagrave.com].