William Caddell

Male 1760 - 1845  (84 years)


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  • Name William Caddell 
    Born 29 May 1760  Craven County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1845  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1785, Nov -- Marriage Licenses, Will Book A Page 382, Moore County, NC
      John Caddle and Mary Keys were granted a marriage license. William Caddle was the surety.

      1786, Nov 21 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 124-125
      Mary Sowell v. Wm. Caddle

      1787, Feb 23 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 146
      Ordered that the old road formerly laid out from Jesse Muse's to the courthouse begin at the old road leading by Jesse Muse's to the courthouse and from thence to the old road and work the following hands: John Bezeley, Saml. Bezeley, Benjn. Fry, Alexdr. McLoud, James Caddle Jur., Benjn. Caddle, Daniel Caddle, Hiram Hill, Thos. Harrington, Neal McLoud and Wm. Caddle.

      1788, Nov 21 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 214
      Ordered that the following work on the road from McClendon's Creek bridge to Dunham's Creek: Benj. Fry, Benj. Caddle, Danl. Caddle, Wm. Caddle, Julius Glascock, Jesse Muse, James Muse, Him. Hill, Thomas Muse and George Ludes.

      1790 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 153
      William Caddell
      (16+) 1M
      2F

      1792, Feb 23 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 346
      Ordered that James Muse be appointed overseer of the new road from the courthouse to the road near Ruben Sheal's and have the following hands: Thomas Matthews, William Caddell and John Carroway's hands.

      1793, Dec-Jan 1794 -- General Assembly Session Records, Box 3
      William Caddell 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, Feb 20 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 449
      Ordered that Jesse Muse be appointed overseer of the road from McLendon's Creek at the Widow Muse's to the fork of Overton's Road and have the following hands to work: Julius Glascock, Martin Glascock, William Caddill, William Feagin, Asa Hannon, Hymereck Hill, Alexander McDeed, Neil McLeod, William Trader, Samuel Elkins, Michael Dickinson, Thomas Hannon Jr., Hardy Harden and John Melton Glascock.

      1800 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 50
      William Caddle
      (26-45) 1M 1F
      (10-16) 1F
      (0-10) 4M 1F

      1810 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 597
      Wm. Cadwell
      (45+) 1M
      (26-45) 1F
      (16-26) 2M 1F
      (10-16) 1M 1F
      (0-10) 1M 2F

      1820 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 309
      William Caddell
      (45+) 1M 1F
      (16-26) 4M 2F
      (10-16) 1F

      1830 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 465
      Wm. Cadwill Jun.
      (70-80) 1M
      (60-70) 1F
      (20-30) 1F
      (15-20) 1M

      1840 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 174
      Wm. Caddell Sen.
      (70-80) 1M
      (60-70) 1F
      (30-40) 1F
      (20-30) 1F
      (5-10) 1M 1F
      (0-5) 1M 1F

      1845, Jul 30 -- Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty, File R2400, William Cox
      Merrell Cox, [age 63] Moore County resident, applied for a pension for his deceased father, William Cox and deceased mother, Elizabeth Wadsworth. He stated that William Cox and Elizabeth Wadsworth were married in 1780 in Cumberland County, William Cox died in 1832 [age 80] and Elizabeth Cox died Jul 29, 1844 [age 85] leaving the following children: Merrell Cox, Nancy Cox who married Samuel Due, Manerva Cox, Margaret Cox who married Thomas Fry, Irvin Cox and Rody Cox who married Thomas B. Fry. Merrell Cox is the oldest surviving child - one child was born prior to him but died at 6 weeks old. On Sep 26, 1845, Mary Fry [age 81] of Moore County, NC testified that she was the sister of William Cox. Joseph Northern, resident of Davidson County, NC, testified that he served with Cox. On Sep 18, 1845, Elizabeth Caddell [age 78] stated that her husband William Caddell was a soldier and served under William Cox. William Caddell [age 45] testified on May 3, 1845 that his father served with William Cox. Neil McIntosh [age 68 as of May 3, 1845] Flora Black [age 79 as of Sep 18, 1845], Lavincy Sears [age 67 as of Jan 29, 1851], James B. Muse [age 66 as of Jan 18, 1851], James Fry [age 77 as of Jul 30, 1845] and Benjamin Phillips [age 58 as of Jul 30, 1845] also provided affidavits of support.
    Person ID I7384  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2020 

    DNA Tests  9 DNA tests are associated with William Caddell 

    Father James Caddell,   b. c1730, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Aug 1803, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Mother Mary Cole,   b. Aft 1735,   d. Aft 1800  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Histories
    Caddell Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    Caddell Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    The enclosed is a timeline and accounting of early Caddell references in Moore County.
    Family ID F6536  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Hurley,   b. 1768,   d. 1855  (Age 87 years)  [1
    Children 
     1. Mathew Caddell,   b. 24 Oct 1790
    +2. Cornelius "Neill" Caddell,   b. 28 Apr 1792,   d. Aft 1880  (Age 88 years)
     3. Albert Caddell,   b. 11 May 1796,   d. 23 Dec 1821  (Age 25 years)
     4. James Caddell,   b. Oct 1796
     5. Caddell,   b. 12 Dec 1798
    +6. William Caddell,   b. 30 Apr 1800,   d. 9 Apr 1863  (Age 62 years)
     7. Anna Caddell,   b. 26 Nov 1802
    +8. Elizabeth Caddell,   b. 12 May 1806
     9. Lydia Caddell,   b. 8 Aug 1808,   d. 20 Sep 1833  (Age 25 years)
    +10. Joseph Hurley Caddell,   b. 17 Nov 1811,   d. 4 Jan 1896, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Histories
    Caddell Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    Caddell Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    The enclosed is a timeline and accounting of early Caddell references in Moore County.
    Last Modified 2 Jul 2014 
    Family ID F6504  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 May 1760 - Craven County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1845 - Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1845 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 34 - William Cox
    1845 Revolutionary War Pension Application, Page 34 - William Cox

    Histories
    1793 Petition, Moore County, NC - New Moore County Courthouse in Alfordstown
    1793 Petition, Moore County, NC - New Moore County Courthouse in Alfordstown
    1793, Nov 25 -- Dec 1793-Jan 1794 General Assembly Session Records, Box 3

    Contains hundreds of signatures of early Moore County residents. Petition to the NC General Assembly to establish "Alfordstown" and move the courthouse there. Petition ultimately failed. Very large document, similar to a Tax List, and it may take additional time to load. Typed abstract at conclusion of the document courtesy of Central North Carolina Journal, September 1993 [Edited and published by James V. Comer]. Original documents courtesy of NC Archives.
    1785-1787 Marriage Register, Moore County, NC.pdf
    1785-1787 Marriage Register, Moore County, NC.pdf
    Located on Page 382 of Will Book A, Moore County, NC
    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. [S59] Amy Caddell Sadler Seitz [amycaddellsadler@live.com and amycaddellsadler @ Ancestry].
      Children of William Caddell [from the old Singleton-Caddell Bible]

      Mathew Caddell b. 24 Oct 1790
      Cornelious Caddell b. 28 Apr 1792
      Allbird Caddell b. 11 May 1796
      James Caddell b. 2? Oct 1796
      Ia? Caddell b. 12 Dec 1798
      William Caddell b. 30 Apr 1800
      Anna Caddell b. 26 Nov 1802
      Elisebeth Caddell b. 12 May 1806
      Lida Caddell b. 8 Aug 1808
      Joseph Hurley Caddell b. 18 Nov 1811