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Colonial and State Records of North Carolina
Minutes of the Perquimans Precinct Court
North Carolina. Precinct Court (Perquimans Precinct)
April 11, 1699
Volume 01, Pages 522-524

April 1699

At A Court Holden for ye Precinct of Piquemons At ye House of Mr James Oats ye Secont Tuesday In Aprill 1669
prsent Mr Caleb Caleway Judg
Capt Ralfe ffletcher
Mr John Barrow
Mr John Whedby
Mr Samuell Nicholson
Mr Isack Willsons
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Samuel Charles And Elizabeth his Wife Acknowledg A deed of Sale for Land to Gabrill Newby At ye head of Piquemons.

James Coles And Mary his Wife Acknowledg An Asignement of A pattent for A tract of Land Lying In Piquemons River unto John Stepney

Georg Deare And Elisabeth his Wife Acknowledg Asignement of A pattent to Richard Devenport for Batsos gra

Anthony Hasket And Tobytha his Wife Acknowledg A deed of Sale for Land Lying In ye Narroes of Piquemons unto Judey Henbey

ordered that William Lacy Juner be Constable from Mr Whedbes Crick Round to Castletons Crick

Mr Richard Plato Proved A letter of Aturney of John Tuker Exceceter of Joseph Comander by ye oathes of John Raper William Simson

Mr Richard Plato vars Stephen Manwaren by an Atach for his ffees of fifty Shillings And Christefer Butler Atturney to ye Sd Manwaren Joynes Ishu ye Court Refered It to ye Jury ye Jury on thare othes Say thay find for ye Plaintef fifty Shillings With Cost

ordered that Christefer Butler pay to Mr Plato fifty Shillings With Cost Ales Excer Against Stephen Manwaren Estate

John Tuck And James Tuck Excecetors of Joseph Comander vars Stephen Manwaren by Attachment for ffives doe by his Asumtion for John Warren to ye Clarke And Shrife ordered that Christefer Butler pay to John Tuke three pound two Shillings & fower penc With Cost Ales Excer Against Manwaren Estat

John Watts Proved Writs for three persons transported Into this County Whoeses Names ar under Wretten John Watts Sener John Watts Juner Catterin Watts

Ordered that James Coles be overser of ye High Wayes from Caselton Crick Brige to ye yonsal

ordered yt James ffugeet be Cunstabel for ye Sound Side and up piquemons River

ordered that Alecksander Spence be overseer of ye High Wayes from Suting Creek to J. P.

Upon a peticon of Christefer Butler Shewen that he atended ye Court one ye account of Thomas Norcom and evedence vars Steward one day ordered yt Thomas Norcom pay to Christefer butler two Shillings & Sixe pence With Cost

Upon A Peticon of Janes Stevens Shewen that Shee Attended ye Court one day an evedence for Thomas Norcom Against Steward ordered that Thomas Norcom pay to Jeane Stevens two Shillings and Sixe pence With Cost

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ordered that Thomas Long and Thomas Norcom be Apraisers of Jonathun Tayler Estate and Mr John Barrow Sware ye Apraisers

ordered that Joseph Suting Sener be overseer of ye High Wayes from Suting Crick to ye yonsall place In Little River

ordered that John Claper be Constabel for ye North Side of Piquemons River.