Jason C. Muse, Sr.

Male 1794 - Aft 1860  (67 years)


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  • Name Jason C. Muse 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 1790-1794 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1810  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1840-1860  Bedford County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died Aft 1860 
    Notes 
    • 1806, Nov 1 -- Deed Book 51 Page 46-47, Moore County, NC
      Moses Edwards (of Cumberland County) deeded Asa Sowell 250 acres located on both sides of McLendons Creek adjoining Thomas McLendon and James Muse. Jason Muse was a witness.

      1810 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 609
      Jason Muse
      (16-26) 1M 1F
      (0-10) 1M

      1824, Feb 17 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 25
      Ordered that John Richardson road overseer have the following additional hands to work: Calvin Cox, Isaac Smith, Samson D. Smith, Jason Muse, George Fry, Wm. Dowdy, John Dowdy, Wm. Harris, Green Hill, Jesse Muse, Thomas Dowdy, Zack Jones, John Carrell, Kindred Phillips, Mrs. Davis (Mose and Jery), Henry Stuts, Marvil Ritter and Demsay Sowell.

      1825, Feb 21 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 62
      Ordered that Demsay Sowell be appointed overseer of the road in place of John Richardson and have the following additional hands to work: Calvin Cox, Samson D. Smith, Jason Muse, George Fry, Wm. Dowdy, John Dowdy, Wm. Harris, Jesse Muse, Thomas Dowdy, Zacariah Jones, John Carrell, Kindred Phillips, Mrs. Davis (Mose and Jery) and Marvil Ritter.

      1840 -- Census, Bedford County, TN Page 34-B
      Jacent Muse
      (40-50) 1M 1F
      (5-10) 1F

      1850 -- Census, Bedford County, TN Page 235-B
      Christopher Muse 64 M, Tenant, Born in NC
      Charity Muse 62 F, Born in NC

      1860 -- Census, Bedford County, TN Page 182
      Jason Muse 80 M, Farmer, $700 Personal Property, Born in NC
      Mary Muse 78 F, Born in TN
      Manning Muse 67 M, Born in TN
    Person ID I39827  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 13 May 2021 

    DNA Tests  1 DNA test is associated with Jason C. Muse, Sr. 

    Father James Muse, III,   b. 27 Nov 1757,   d. 20 Jan 1843, Bedford County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Nancy,   d. 26 Dec 1834, Bedford County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F12873  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charity or Mary  [1
    Children 
     1. John Muse
     2. Samuel B. Muse,   b. 1811
     3. Clarkey Muse
    +4. Asa Sowell Muse,   b. 1813
    +5. Rev. Jason Christopher Muse, Jr.,   b. 1815,   d. 28 Mar 1899  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 25 May 2016 
    Family ID F12892  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Histories
    1815 Petition Moore County NC Taxation.pdf
    1815 Petition Moore County NC Taxation.pdf
    1815 -- Petition, Nov-Dec 1815 General Assembly Session Records, Box 2 - Petitions
    The following citizens of Moore County petitioned the General Assembly regarding taxation and the valuation of property: [selected signers] John McAulay Junr., Robt, Graham, Ambrose Mainess, Leonard Furr, Jesse Ritter Senr., Allan McLane, Thos. Ritter, Jno, Ritter, Everet Ritter, Benajmin Dunn, William Wright, Alexander McIntosh, Neil McIntosh, Hector McNeill, Martin Martin, William Williamson, William Lewis, Amus Dowdy, Henry Stutts, Jams. Manes, James Morgan, Nord. Matheson, Malcolm Morison, Christopher Bethune, Norman McDuffey, Allan Morison, Alexanr. Morison, William Dunn (wet), Bartholomew Dunn Sr., Wm. Dunn, Saml. Dunn, Bartholomew Dunn Junr., John Newton, Normand McKinnon, Murdoch McAulay, Benjamin Britt, Christopher Stuts, Donald McLeod, Niel Matheson, David Richardson, Bartholo. Dun, Lewis Sowel, Melony Newton, William Sowel, Alexr. Morison, Stephen Davis, Burl Deaton, John McKinnon, Robert Melton, John Upton, John Smith, Jesse Brown, Jess Lankford, Niel McLeod, Norman McKinnon, Ansel Melton, Arington Sowel, Willis Dickinson, Thos. Dickinson, Jesse Carroll, Robert Cheek, James Cheek, Phillip Cheek, Joseph Farr, Matthais Teague, Benjn. Shields, Jno. Upton, Joseph Duckworth, John Carrel, Francis Myrick, James Harding, Willis Davis, Nathaniel Vick, Ansel Melton, John Martin, David Richardson, Harmon Brewer, Cornelius Kees, Jesse Brewer, Ambrose Brewer, Drewry Brewer, Abednego Maynor, Joseph Morgan, Alexr. Kennedy, William Hunsucker, George Kannedy, Levy Smith, George Hunsucker, Lennerd Stuts, David Caringer, James Williamson, Charles Brady, George Carringer, Jacob Carringer, Willis Brewer, Bradley Garner, Lewis Garner, John Garner, James Sowell, Georg Moore, David Kennedy, Benjamin Elkins, Adam Carpenter, Jonathan Bullock, Robert Burd, Nicholas Nall, Mikel Dickinson, Aaron Tyson, Thomas Graham (Capt.), John Overton, Ruben Shields, John Martin, George Fry, John McNeill, John Wadsworth, Wm. Feagin, Ignatious Wadsworth, Samuel Feagen, Thomas Feagen, John Carrell Junr., Benjin. Gilbert, David Overton, John Record, John Carrell Senr., Alexr. Carrell, John Gilbert, John Cheek, Joab Cheek, William Barrett JP, Wm. Cox, John Dunn, Eleazer Birckhead, Absalom Fry, John Daniely, Jesse Sowell, William Caddell, James Fry, Niel McLeod (Surveyor), Robert Graham Sen., Jason Wadsworth, Geo. Cox, John Sowell, James Holcomb, James Dowd, Jacob White, William Hardin, James Muse, Jason Muse, Benjn. Gilbert, Zachariah Smith, Thos. Muse, Kindred Muse, John Graham, Samuel Womble, James Elkins, Jas. Collins, Andrew White, Randal Cheek, Lewis Phillips, James Smith, James Handcock, Willis Elkins, Samuel Elkins, Solimon Phillips, Brother Carrell and Sterling Carrell.

  • Sources 
    1. [S144] A Southern Legacy: Descendants of John Muse of Virginia, Dr Roger David Chambers, (2012).