James Caddell

Male 1730 - Bef 1803  (~ 73 years)


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  • Name James Caddell 
    Born c1730  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef Aug 1803  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1767 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      James Caddell listed 2 white polls

      1767, Jul 3 -- Deed Book 3 Page 131, Cumberland County, NC
      Thomas McClendon deeded James Caddell 150 acres located on both sides of McLendons Creek. Witnesses were William Seale, George Feagin Sr., and Edward Feagin.

      1770, Jul 1 -- Land Grant #1086, Cumberland County, NC
      Andrew Killett received 120 acres located on McLendons Creek adjoining Thomas McClendon and Jerom Miller. George Feagin Senr. and James Cadwell were chain carriers.

      1772, Feb 28 -- Land Grant #1226, Cumberland County, NC
      James Caddle received 200 acres located on McLendons Creek adjoining Thomas McClendon. James Muse and Joseph Carr were chain carriers.

      1773, Jan 28 -- 1755-1779 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Cumberland County, NC
      A deed from William Richardson and wife Elizth. to Evan McSwine was proven by James Cadel.

      1777 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      James Kadwell listed $100 of taxable property in Captain William Seale's District

      1778 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      James Cadwell listed $100 of taxable property in Captain William Seale's District

      1779 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      James Cadwell listed $1660 of taxable property in Captain Hunnicutt's District

      1780 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      James Cadwell listed $785 of taxable property (horses, cattle and money) including 350 acres valued at $450 in Captain Seal's District

      1783 -- Tax List, Cumberland County, NC
      J. Caddell listed $136 in Captain William Cox's District

      1785, May 19 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 44
      Deed from Jams. Muse and wife to James Cadwell was acknowledged

      1786, May 15 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 96
      Deed from John Warner to James Caddle was proven by John Caddle

      1786, Aug 21 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 109
      Ordered that James Caddle be exempted from paying poll tax in the year 1786.

      1786, Aug 22 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 111
      James Caddle v. Daniel Jones

      1786, Aug 23 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 115
      John Caddle v. Chas. Shering. Depositions ordered for John Howell and James Caddle.

      1786, Aug 24 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 120
      Ordered that the following lay off a road from the courthouse to Jesse Muse's and from there to Deep River and Dunhams Creek have the following hands to work: Jos. Fry, John Caddle, Alexdr. McCloud, James Hill, James Caddle, Benjn. Fry, Neel McLoud, Leonard Thos., James Caddle, John Black, William Beazley and John Beazley.

      1788, Feb ,22 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 188
      Two deeds from John Howell to Wm. Beasley were proven by James Caddle

      1789, Feb 18 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 221
      Ordered that the following be appointed to lay off a road from John Overton's road near William Cappes Junr. continuing along an old road commonly called Neil Tison's road to Deep River at the mouth of Governor's Creek where Anthony Street now lives continuing said road to where it comes into the Gulph Road near Pocket [?] Creek: Thos. Cole, Andrew Cole, Thos. Overton, Edwd. Moore, Wm. Payne, Joseph Fry, Elijah Batis, Jno. Dunlap, Jno. Overton Senr., James Hill, Richard Street, James Cadwell Senr., Mathew Cogins, Benjn. Fry, Richardson Fagin, James Muse, Neil McLeod, Wm. Martin and Leonard Thomas.

      1790 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 152
      James Caddell
      (16+) 4M
      2F

      1790, Feb 16 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 255
      Deed from David Lewis to Edmond Hurley was proven by James Caddle

      1791, May 18 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 308
      Deed from William Barrett to Benjamin Caddell was proven by James Caddell

      1791, Nov 24 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 327
      Deed from Matthew Coggen to James Caddell was proven by Neil McLeod Esq.

      1792, May 23 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 356
      James Caddell to Adam White was acknowledged

      1793 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Jams. Caddwell listed (horses only) on supernumerary taxes collected by Sheriff Malcom McNeill

      1793, Feb 21 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 386
      Deed from Peter Salter to James Caddell was proven by John Caddell

      1793, Aug 21 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 411
      Mary McDonald v. James Caddell. Petition for Dower. After hearing petition and two deeds from the Sheriff of Cumberland and from Warner to Cadell, the court determines that McDonald is not eligible for dower.

      1793, Nov 22 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 432
      James Caddell records his ear mark to be a smooth crop in the right ear and a smooth crop and a slit in the left and his brand to be "JC".

      1794, Feb 19 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 443
      Benjamin Caddell is appointed constable in Brown's District with James Caddle and Daniel Caddle serving as securities.

      1798, Feb 25 -- Land Grant #1407, Moore County, NC
      Jesse Bean received a 25 acre Land Grant located Southeast of McLendons Creek adjoining Jerom Miller, Danl. Muse, Thos. McLendon, Jas. Caddle, his own line and Adam White. Adam White and John Sowel were chain carriers.

      1800 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 51
      James Caddle
      (45+) 1M 1F
      (16-25) 1F

      1804, May 5 -- Notice, The Minerva [Raleigh, NC]
      Administrator's Notice - The Subscriber, having qualified as Administrator of the Estate of James Caddell, Dec'd, at last August Court, gives notice to all persons having any Demands against said Estate to bring them forward, well authenticated, within the time limited by Law, otherwise, they will be barred from Recovery and those indebted to the said Estate will please to make immediate Payment.
      Daniel Caddell, Moore County, NC

      [undated] -- Will Book A, Page 319, Moore County, NC
      Inventory of the estate of Jams. Cadwell, Dec'd. Notes and bonds on the following: Benjn. Davis, Michael Hunsucker, John Jinkens, James Muse Sr., George Fagon, Harday Howell, Patty Glascock, Daniel Wilson, Jack Wilson, Kenneth Stewart, John Ryans, Milton Glascock and Danl. Caddell
    Person ID I7699  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2020 

    DNA Tests  3 DNA tests are associated with James Caddell 

    Family Mary Cole,   b. Aft 1735,   d. Aft 1800  (Age ~ 65 years)  [1
    Children 
     1. John Caddell,   b. 4 Jun 1751
     2. Barbara Caddell,   b. 10 Mar 1753
     3. Ja'b or Jacob Caddell,   b. 22 Feb 1755
     4. Jonathan Caddell,   b. 29 May 1757
    +5. William Caddell,   b. 29 May 1760, Craven County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1845, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +6. Daniel Caddell,   b. 16 Feb 1761
    +7. Benjamin Caddell,   b. 29 Dec 1763,   d. Bef 3 Sep 1849, Bibb County, AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     8. Mary Caddell,   b. 17 Sep 1767
     9. Annie Caddell,   b. 16 Feb 1769
     10. Sarah Caddell,   b. 20 Oct 1771
     11. Micajah Caddell,   b. 13 Jul 1772
     12. Caddell,   b. 20 Sep 1777
    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 1 Jul 2014 
    Family ID F6536  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Documents
    1767 Deed Book 3 Page 131, Cumberland County, NC - Thomas McClendon to James Caddel
    1767 Deed Book 3 Page 131, Cumberland County, NC - Thomas McClendon to James Caddel
    1772 Land Grant #1226, Cumberland County, NC - James Caddell
    1772 Land Grant #1226, Cumberland County, NC - James Caddell
    1804 [after] Will Book A Page 319, Moore County, NC - Estate of James Caddell
    1804 [after] Will Book A Page 319, Moore County, NC - Estate of James Caddell
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1407 - Jesse Bean
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1407 - Jesse Bean
    1804 Nov 21 Raleigh Minerva [Raleigh, NC] Newspaper Obituary
    1804 Nov 21 Raleigh Minerva [Raleigh, NC] Newspaper Obituary
    1804 Estate Notice, The Raleigh Minerva Newspaper - James Caddell
    1804 Estate Notice, The Raleigh Minerva Newspaper - James Caddell

    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.
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    DNA Results and Analysis for Moore County families including Allen, Barrett, Bean, Brewer, Britt, Brown, Caddell, Cagle, Carpenter, Chriscoe, Cockman, Cole, Comer, Davis, Deaton, Dunn, Furr, Garner, Hancock, Hardin, Hare, Horner, Hunsucker, Hussey, Jackson, Kennedy, Key, Lawrence, Maness, McIntosh, McNeill, Melton, Monroe, Moore, Morgan, Muse, Nall, Phillips, Richardson, Riddle, Ritter, Sanders, Seawell, Sheffield, Smith, Stewart, Stutts, Sullivan, Wallace, Williams, Williamson and Wright
    1784 Petition, Cumberland County, NC - Creation of Moore County
    1784 Petition, Cumberland County, NC - Creation of Moore County
    Apr 1784 - Jun 1784 General Assembly Session Records, Box 3 Folder 41

    A Bill for dividing Cumberland County into two distinct Counties and for the other purposes therein mentioned.

    In H. Commons 3 May 1785. Read for the first time and passed by order. 13 May 1784 read the second time amended and passed.

    In Senate May 3rd 1784. Read the first time and passed by order. 4th May 1784 read the second time amended by consent of the Commons passed and order to be engrossed.

    To the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina now setting. The petition pf the Inhabitants of Cumberland County have now showeth. Whereas your petitioners living in the Upper End of the said County do labour under great hardship in attending on Courts and Other Public meetings from their remote situation from the Court House, many of whom being upwards of sixty miles there from, do Humbly pray that the said County may be Divided To Wit: Beginning on the South Side of Cape Fare River, at Chatham County line where it crosses sd. River running from thence a direct course to Coles Bridge on Drowning Creek, And so to be bounded by the lines of the Adjacent Countys as to make a Distinct County, Nevertheless on to the Boundaries your petitioners most Humbly Submiths to your great Wisdom to which they ever think themselves in duty bound to pray.

    Jas. Burges, Thos. Armstrong, James Dyer, Wm. Armstrong, John Armstrong, Michl. King, Charles Crawford [Capt.], Wm. Cox [Capt.], Wm. Seale, John Overton, John Overton Junr., John Phillips, Wm. Harden, John James, Elijah Bettis, Isaac Hardain, Joseph Furr, Nathl. Norwood, [torn] Hunnicutt, [torn] Dickinson, [torn] Collins, Theopilus Petty, John Hunnicutt, James Maples, Burrel Maples, Daniel Munk, Thos. Collins Jur., Ralph Davis, John Goldston, Martin Dye, Stephen Collons, George Nelson, Abraham Cole, Duncan Johnson, John Camron, Kenneth Camron, Archibald Munk, Thos. Gilmore, Kinchin Kitching, Stephen King [? very faded], Josiah Maples, Matthew Kitching, John Evans, William Kitching, John Cox, Joseph Fry, Johnathan Caddell, Richardson Feagin, John Jackson, Neil McLeod, Danl. Jones, Solomon Cox, James Wadsworth, James Hill, Jac. Caddell, Donald Makensey, George Grimes, Thomas Graham, John Ritter, Jacob Stuts, John Stuts, Eleck Autry, Frederick Autry, John Minyerd, Ritcherd Burd, Robert Burd, James Autray, Christopher Yow, John Leech, Angush Cambell, William Barrett Junior, Colin McLain, John Shufeild Junier, John Hair, Reubin Fremon, William Elmore, James Morgan, Peter (looks more like Frances) Hair, Lues Fels [Lewis Fields?], Donald McLeod, Norman McLeod, Normand McLean, Hector McLain, John Bohanan, Kenneth McDonald, Wm. Cox, Danold McKinnon [?], William Dunn, Thomas Dunn, John Keys, Moses Keyes, William [torn], Henry [torn], Bartholomew Dunn [torn but listed twice in a row ? likely Sr. and Jr.], Allan [torn ? likely Morrison], Norman [torn], Hart. Hunnicutt, John Dunlap, Benjamin Sheales, John Blanchet, William Dunn, Adam Keeling, John Blachett Junr., Robt. Davis, Willm. Martin Junr., Thos Tyson, John Carrell, Anthony Street, James Thorton, Charles Seale, Collins Hardy, Jacob Hardy, Jun., John Kenney, William Cockerham, Solomon Jones, Jacob Hardy, John Hunnicutt Ser., Thos. Maples, Jeremiah Collon, Thos. Agerton, Wm. McKinzie, Wm. Hodges, Edmon Hodges, Joseph Duckworth, Charles Campbell, Drurey Hodges, Anguish McDugal, Jason Wadsworth, James Morgin, James Caddell, Aaron Fagens, John Paitt, James Wadworth, James Muse, Duncan McIntosh, Alexr. McDonald, Anthony Mears, James Simmons, Jhon Warner, Jesse Muse, John Hurley, Thomas Seale, William Morgan, John Morgin, William Morgan Senr., Jesse Ritter, Robert Stephens, Samuel Tidwell, Ansil Melton, Nathaniel Melton, John Adkins, William Barrett, Solomon Barrett, Archibald McDonald, William Ashaly, [Jesse?] Bates, William Smith, John McLane, Richard [Nales?], Peter Shamburger, Wm. McLean, Thomas Grimes, Donald McLeod, Allan Martin, Donald McDonald, Donald McLeod, Murdock Betheun, Alexender Mckeever, John McCauly, Angush McAuly, John Kagel, Gorge Kagel, Nathan Maner, William Maner, Seth Maner, George Keringer, William Williamson, John Williamson, Robert Grimes, Nichlos Newton, Francis Tedwell, Samuel Barrett, William Smith, Nichlos Wallas, Lannard Furr, Nathan Smith, Everet Smith, Isum Smith, Henry Jackson, James Ledlow, Adam Comer, Leonard Cagel, Roger Cagel, William Constable and Peter Garner.

    [Editor's Note: Many of the names are faded, torn and hard to read. Some are actual signatures or marks and clearly multiple names have been signed by one individual]

    A Bill for dividing Cumberland County into two distinct Counties.
    Whereas the County of Cumberland is so extensive that it is extremely inconvenient for the inhabitants to attends courts and public meetings. Be it therefore enacted by the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina and it is hereby enacted by the Authority of the same that from and after fourth day of July next the County of Cumberland shall be divided into two distinct Counties by a line beginning at Coles Bridge on drowning creek thence a direct line to the corner of Wake and Johnston Counties in Cumberland line and all that part of Cumberland laying to the north west of the new line shall be a separate and distinct county by the name of Moor County and [be it enacted by the authority afore said] hat the lower part of Cumberland County laying south east of said line shall be a separate and distinct county and known by the name of Fayette County and be it further enacted by the Authority aforesaid that nothing herein contained shall be construed to debar the sheriff and Collector of taxes or other officers or any of them in the said county of Cumberland as it stood undivided from levying any collections or making districts for any taxes fees or other duties that may be due from the inhabitants thereof on or before the fourth day of July next in the same manner as if this act had never been made any thing herein contained to the contrary notwithstanding.

    And be enacted by the authority aforesaid that the Courts for the County of Fayette be held at the place where the courts of Cumberland County are at present established on the fourth Monday in January April July and October in every year and that the Courts for the County of Moore hereafter shall be held at such place within the said County as the Commissioner herein after named shall appoint on the fourth Monday in February May August November in every year and that all causes please writs actions suits plaints process precepts recognizances and other matters and things in the Court of Cumberland depending from and immediately after the first day of August next shall stand adjourned and continued from the present Court House of the said County to such place as the said Commissioners or a majority of them shall direct and appoint as aforesaid and all appearances and returns which shall be made on the days appointed by law for holding in the said court of Cumberland shall hereafter be made to the first Court that shall be held for that county wherein the cause of action arose and all suitors and witnesses bound to appear there of in the same manner as if the said court had not been removed from the present Court House any law usage or custom to the contrary notwithstanding.

    And be it also enacted by the authority aforesaid that Thomas Matthews, John Roberson, Willis Dickerson, Philip Alston and John Jackson or the majority of them shall be and hereby appointed Commissioner and impowered and directed to agree with workmen for erecting and building a Courthouse prison and stocks for the use of said County of Moor and for purchasing materials for that purpose and for enabling the said Commissioners to defray the expenses of said building a tax of one Shilling on every hundred pounds of taxable property within the said County of Moor as the same is established by this act and an equal sum on every unmarried man not possessed of the value of one Hundred pounds shall be levied and collected in the same manner as public taxes are or shall be levied and collected and all person who shall refuse or neglect to pay the taxes, by this Act impose upon them at the time and in the manner which is or shall be appointed by law for the payment of public taxes shall be liable to disthis [?] and sale of their property in the same manner as for non payment of public taxes and it is further declared that the said tax shall be collected by the officer or officers who is or may be appointed to collect the public taxes and such officer or officers shall give security to the said Commissioners for the faithfull discharge of his or their duty and shall be intitled to the same Commissions and liable to the same penalties restrictions process and remedy for enforcing the payment thereof as by law my be had against collectors or receivers of public monies.

    And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid that the County Courts of Moore and Fayette shall nominate the following number of freeholders to serve as jurors of the Superior County for the District of Wilmington of which district the said Counties are hereby declared to be part that is to say for County of Boston [should be Moore] and for the County of Fayette any law or statute to the contrary notwithstanding and be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid that for running the dividing line Thomas Matthews & Jno Adkins be and they are duly appointed commissioners and imposed to lay off run and make the said dividing line agreeable to the direction of this act which said line when run by the Commissioners herein named shall be by them entered of record in the courts of the counties of which the said lines to be boundary and shall hereafter be deemed the dividing line between said counties.

  • Sources 
    1. [S59] Amy Caddell Sadler Seitz [amycaddellsadler@live.com and amycaddellsadler @ Ancestry].
      Children of James Banks Caddell [from the old Singleton-Caddell Bible]
      John Caddel b. 4 Jun 1751
      Barbay Caddel b. 10 Mar 1753
      Ja'b? Caddel b. 22 Feb 1755
      Jonathan Caddel b. 29 May 1757
      William Caddel b. 29 May 1760
      Daniel Caddel b. 16 Feb 1761
      Benjamine Caddel b. 29 Dec 1763
      Maley Caddel b. 17 Sep 1767
      Aney Caddel b. 16 Feb 1769
      Sarea Caddel b. 20 Oct 1771
      Mickkagy Caddel b. 13 Jul 1772
      ? Caddell b. 20 Sep 1777