Jacob Barnes

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  • Name Jacob Barnes 
    Born 23 Dec 1739 
    Gender Male 
    Notes 
    • 1753, Sep 26 -- Land Grant #444 and 1154, Bladen County, NC
      James McCallum received 300 acres located both sides of Deep River including the place where Jacob Barnes lives. [Editor's Note: William Pugh, Administrator of James McCallum, Dec'd. deeded 210 acres to Jacob Barns 1755 --> Jacob Barnes deeded 100 acres John Phillips 1756; Jacob and Mary Barns deeded 110 acres to Jacob Rogers 1761]

      1755 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      Jacob Barns listed 2 white polls

      1755, Oct 23 -- Deed Book 1 Page 79, Cumberland County, NC
      Wm. Pugh, administrator of James McCallum Dec'd. deeded Jacob Barnes 210 acres on both sides of Deep River being the place where Jacob Barnes lives and part of the 300 acres granted to James McCallum 1753. James Nicol, Wm. Dawson and Thos. Armstrong were witnesses.

      1756, Jan 23 -- Deed Book 1 Page 147, Cumberland County, NC
      Jacob Barnes deeded John Phillips 100 acres north of Deep River adjoining Jacob Barnes. E. Richards, Walt. Dickinson, William Killet and Thomas Collins were witnesses.

      1759, Dec 1 -- Cane Creek [Quaker] Meeting Records (1756) Vol. 1 Page 21, Alamance County, NC
      Jacob Barns received into membership by request.

      1761, Aug 10 -- Deed Book 1 Page 470, Cumberland County, NC
      Jacob and Mary Barnes (of Orange County) deeded Jacob Rogers 110 acres on Deep River adjoining John Phillips. Part of 210 acre patent to James McCallum then sold by administrator Wm. Pugh to Jacob Barns. Robert Smith and Richard Mauldin were witnesses.

      1762, Feb 25 -- Cane Creek [Quaker] Meeting Records (1756) Vol. 1 Page 17, Alamance County, NC
      Jonathan Barns of Cumberland County and Sarah Steell of Cumberland County were married at the Deep River. Cornelius Tison, Thos. Branson, Gidean Gilbert, Powell Benbow, Mary Hall, Elizabeth Chason, Easther Smith, John Jones, James Barns, Jacob Barns, Elesebeth Barns, James Russell, Elisha Hunter, Margret Hunter and Mary Russell were present and served as witnesses.

      1762, Nov 25 -- Cane Creek [Quaker] Meeting Records (1756) Vol. 1 Page 20, Alamance County, NC
      Joseph Gilbert, son of Gidean and Mary Gilbert, of Cumberland County and Sebarah Tison, daughter of Cornelius and Gean Tison, of Cumberland County were married at the Deep River in Cumberland County. George Hendry, Powell Benbow, Abigail Pike, Sarah Barns, Rachell Mainer, Joell Sanders, Cornelius Tison, Gidean Gilbert, Jean Tison, James Barnes and Jacob Barns were present and served as witnesses.

      1762, Dec 8 -- Land Grant #482, Orange County, NC
      Robert Cheek received 241 acres located on Tices Creek of Deep River and the [Moore] county line. Randolph Cheek and Jacob Barns were chain carriers.

      1766, Nov 15 -- Deed Book 3 Page 53, Cumberland County, NC
      James Barns deeded Jacob Barns 350 acres located on Deep River and [Chatham] County line being part of the Governor Gabriel Johnston four grants bequeathed to Samuel Johnston and John Johnston who sold his share to George Blair who sold to James Barns. Thomas Hill and James Russell were witnesses.

      1767 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      Jacob Barns listed 2 white polls

      1767, Jul 22 -- Land Grant #1479, Cumberland County, NC
      Elisha Hunter received 100 acres located north of Deep River adjoining James Barnes and Jacob Barnes. Jacob Barnes and Joseph Cheston were chain carriers. [Editor's Note: deeded to James McDonald 1773 --> James Collens 1783 --> Thomas Tyson 1783]

      1769, Jun 1 -- Deed Book 4 Page 239, Cumberland County, NC
      Joshua Hancock deeded Randolph Cheek 150 located on Deep River adjoining David Bartram being part of the Governor Gabriel Johnston four grants bequeathed to Samuel Johnston and John Johnston and then to George Blair and then Joshua Hancock. Elisha Hunter and Jacob Barnes were witnesses.

      1770, Feb 22 -- Cane Creek [Quaker] Meeting Marriages Vol. 1. Page , Alamance County, NC
      Cornelius Tison, son of Cornelius and Jean Tyson, of Cumberland County and Arcada Benbow, daughter of Powel and Elizabeth Benbow of Cumberland County were married at the Barnes Meeting House on Deep River in Cumberland County. James Barns, Thomas Tison, Jacob Barns, Cornelius Tison, Jean Tison, Powel Benbow, Elizabeth Benbow, Elizabeth Cheston, Richard Tison, Benjamin Tison and Sabra Gilbert were present and served as witnesses.

      1772, Feb 26 -- Land Grant #1109, Cumberland County, NC
      Powell Benbo received 100 acres located north of Deep River adjoining Johnston and Elisha Hunter. Powell Benbo and Jacob Barnes were chain carriers.

      1772, Oct 15 -- Deed Book 6 Page 246, Cumberland County, NC
      John Johnston (of Bertie County), Josiah Granbery and Samuel Johnston, executors of will of George Blair Dec'd. (of Chowan County) deeded Phillip Alston 4000 acres in two tracts [1] located north of Deep River adjoining Elisha Hunter, James Barns, Jacob Barns, Powell Benbow, Gilbert and Michael Russel [2] located south of Deep River at mouth of Governors Creek and Sanders Branch adjoining James Russell and Cornelius Tyson. Ja. Milner and Jos. Jno. Alston were witnesses.

      1773, Dec 20 -- Deed Book 6 Page 175, Cumberland County, NC
      Elisha Hunter (of Chatham County) deeded James McDonald 100 acres located north of Deep River adjoining James Barns and Jacob Barns. Conner Dowd and Edw. Griffin were witnesses.

      1778, Dec 5 -- Cane Creek [Quaker] Meeting Records (1756) Vol. 1 Page 75, Alamance County, NC
      Jacob Barns' family obtained a certificate from this meeting to the monthly meeting in Wrightsborough in Georgia.

      1779, Sep 4 -- Wrightsborough [Quaker] Meeting Records (1772-1793) Vol. 1 Page 39, McDuffie County, GA
      A certificate was produced here for Jacob Barns and his wife Mary and their children: Elizabeth, Mary, James, Olive, Abigail, Jacob, Jeremiah and Samuel from Cane Creek monthly meeting in North Carolina.
    Person ID I42748  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2020 

    Father Jeremiah Barnes 
    Mother Sarah Shearwood,   b. 22 Nov 1706 
    Married 26 Oct 1727  Perquimans County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14018  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Barnes
     2. Mary Barnes
     3. James Barnes
     4. Olive Barnes
     5. Abigail Barnes
     6. Jacob Barnes
     7. Jeremiah Barnes
     8. Samuel Barnes
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F14017  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Histories
    1767 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
    1767 Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
    Includes some of the earliest land owners from present day Cumberland, Moore, Harnett, Lee and Hoke counties. Courtesy of NC Archives.