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John Cason

Male 1730 - 1816  (86 years)


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  • Name John Cason  [1
    Born 1730  Beaufort, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 1816  Burke, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I8443  tng Genealogy

    Father William Cason, Sr,   b. Abt 1695, Princess Anne, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1764, Pitt, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Jane Cannon,   b. Abt 1700, Bath, Beaufort, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1758, Beaufort, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1721  Bath, Beaufort, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3209  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eleanor Pinkston,   d. 1791 
    Children 
    +1. Eleanor Cason,   b. Pitt, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN  [natural]
    +2. Fnu Cason,   d. UNKNOWN  [natural]
     3. Francis Cason,   d. UNKNOWN  [natural]
     4. Rachel Cason,   d. UNKNOWN  [natural]
    Family ID F3212  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map Click to display
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1730 - Beaufort, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1816 - Burke, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !Emigration: Moved to Georgia in 1793 from Pioneers of Wiregrass Georgia, Vol. 7, p 79

      !Land Grant: Sampson County, North Carolina Date of Grant: 10 November 1784 Book Sitter(?) A, page 168, 169, 170 Registered: 10 April 1786 Grantor: State of North Carolina Grantee: John Cason Witnesses: Acreage: 138 Consideration: 50 shillings for every hundred acres Description: County of Dupelin (sic), West side of Six runs, north side of Stephen's Branch. Beginning at a pine Clintons and Nolly's Corner and runs along Clinton's line N 25 W past his corner 260 pole to a pine in Sikes line, thence east along Sikes line 148 poles to a pine in Jacob's line thence along Jacob's line S 30 W 100 pole to a pine his corner thence S 62 E along Jacob's other line 186 pole to a pine his and Nolly's corner thence along Nolly's to the beginning.

      !Land: Sampson County, North Carolina Deed Book 20, p. 156 Date of deed: 9 March 1786 Registered: Grantor: John Cason Grantee: Josiah Nolley Witnesses: Acreage: 188 Consideration: Description: west side of Six Runs and North side of Stewart's Branch- mentions Clinton's and Nolley's corner, Sikes line, Jacob's line

      !Land: Pitt County, North Carolina from Index and Abstracts of Deeds of Record of Pitt County, North Carolina, Vol. 2 (1782-1801)

      25 May 1762 John Cason, witness, land transfer from Archibald Adamsto Levi Adams, his son.

      Deed Book B-p.95 11 Sept 1764 James Albritton granted __Acres to Matthias Moor for 30 Pounds. Witnesses: John Cason, Thos. Pinkett and James Cason.

      Deed Book C- p. 187 23 Jan 1770 Matthias Moore deeded 50 A to John Legate. Witness: John Cason, Thos. Pinkitt, George Cherry.

      Deed Book D -p.109 1 July 1771 Hillery Cason deeded 100A for 41 Pounds to John Hennington . Former owners: George Cannon, James Cason (Pat. 1761). Witness: John Cason, Jonathan Hininton.

      Deed Book F - p. 192 29 Jul 1778 Benjamin Bowers, Sheriff, deeded to John Cason 100 A. for 160 Pounds.

      Deed Book F - p. 532. 21 Oct. 1782 John Cason was granted 550 A. Chain bearers: William James, Emanuel Daniel. Mentions Lemuel James, Henry Cason, Joseph James, Robert Daniel, John Jordan

      Grant Book G p. 179 21 Oct 1782 Joshua James was granted 640 A. Chain bearers: Henry James, William James. Mentions: John Wallis, Robert Lanier Daniel, John Cason, Lemuel James.

      Grant Book G pl 193 21 Oct. 1782 George Daniel was granted 535 A. Chain bearer: Thomas James. Mentions: John Cason, Robert Daniel.

      Grant Book G p. 281 22 Feb 1779 Nathan Cherry granted 100 A to William Kinsaul. Adj; Matthias Moore. Witnesses: John Cason, Thomas Pinkett.

      Deed Book H p17 25 May 1780 John Cason deeded to John Moore 100 A for 1500 pounds. Witness: Colson Adams

      Deed Book H - p. 119 from Index and Abstracts of Deeds of Record of Pitt County, North Carolina, Vol. 1 (1765-1785) ______ 1784 John Cason (1782) deeded to William James ___A for??

      Deed Book I - p. 256 23 Mar 1784 John Cason deeded to James Albrittain 236 A for 40 Pounds.

      Deed Book I - p. 260 20 Sept 1788 John Cason deeded to Robert Daniel, grandson, 100 A , for love and affection. Witnesses: Robert Daniel, Eleanor Cason.

      Deed Book M- p. 112 19 Jan 1789 John Cason (G- 1782) deeded to James Albriton 250 A for 80 Pounds. Adj: Robert Daniel. Witness: Hillery Cherry.

      Deed Book M, p. 114. 28 April 1789 John Dearman deeded to John Cason 200 A. for___. Witnesses: Richard Blackledge, Colson Adams.

      Deed Book M, p. 179. 17 Oct 1789 Andrew Cogburn deeded 150 A to Colson Adams. Adj: John Cason.

      Deed Book M, p. 235. 12 Jan 1790 Joshua James (G-1782) deeded to Shadrach Perry 100 A for 20 Pounds. Adj: James Albriton, Jr., Robert Lanier Daniel, John Cason Witnesses: Jordan Shepherd, Joseph Daniel.

      Deed Book M, p. 415. 1 Jun 1791 John Cason deeded to Robert Daniel, grandson, a negro -love and affection. Witnesses: John Presson, James Albritton.

      Deed book M, p. 647. 9 Aug 1791 John Cason deeded to Francis Hatton, daughter, and her husband John Hatton - two negroes- for love and affection. Witnesses: Matts. Moore, Colson Adams.

      Deed Book M, p. 496. 7 Oct 1791 John Cason (Patent 1761) deeded to Jane Adams 20 A for 10 Pounds. Former owner Archibald Adams. Witnessses: Jacob Little, Jonathan Albriton.

      Deed Book M, p. 471. 7 Oct 1791 John Cason (D 1761) deeded to James Albriton, Jr., 15 A. for 15 Pounds. Former owner: Archibald Adams.

      Deed Book M, p.473. 7 Oct. 1791 John Cason (D1761) deeded to Eleanor Albriton 181 A for 200 Pounds. Former owner: Archibald Adams. Adj. James Adams.

      Deed Book M, p. 483. 7 Oct 1791 John Cason deeded to Jonathan Albriton 200 A for $100 (Spanish milled). Former owners: Thomas Nobles, Jonathan Jolly, John Jolly, John McDearman. Mentioned: James Albriton, Sr. Witnesses: Colston Adams, Adam Albriton.

      Deed Book M, p. 495. 7 Oct 1791 John Cason deeded a Negro (no price given) to the children of Colson Adams. Mentions Rachel Adams, daughter of John Cason, and her husband, Colson Adams. Witnesses: Adam Albriton, Jonathan Albriton.

      Deed Book M p. 509 15 Dec 1791 John Cason deeded to Eleanor Albriton, daughter -2 negroes -for love and affection. Witnesses: Robert Hatton, James Albriton.

      Deed Book M , p. 484. 15 Dec 1791 John Cason deeded to James Albriton -4 negroes, for 150 Pounds. Witnesses: Robert Hatton, Adam Albriton.

      Deed Book M, p. 533. 16 Dec. 1791 John Cason deeded to Colson Adams 75 A for 75 Pounds. Adj: John Spear, Richard Moore. Witnesses: John James, Samuel James.

      Deed Book N, p. 409. 16 May 1793 Colson Adams deeded to Adam Albritton 150 A. for 100 Pounds. Adj: John Cason. Witnesses: Josiah Carney, Jonathan Albritton.

      Deed Book N, p. 199. 25 May 1793 James Albriton granted to Jonathan Albriton 250 A for 100 Pounds. Adj. John Jordan, Robert daniels. Former Owner: John Cason . (1782). Witnesses: David Perkins, Adam Albritton.

      Deed Book N, p. 169. 6 Feb. 1794 Colson Adams and Thomas Daniel deeded to William clements 200 A for 75 Pounds. Former owners, Thos. Nobles, Jonathan Jolley, John McDeerman, John Cason, Jonathan Albriton. Witnesses: Charlton Clements, George Clements.

      Deed book N, p. 394. 29 Sept. 1794 William James deeded 100 A to Simon Keel for $500. Adj: Matthew James. Former owners: Hillery Cason, John Eason [Cason?] (G-1782). Witnesses: John Jordan, Jr., Joshea James.

      Deed book N, p.514.

      FROM Susan Sharp

  • Sources 
    1. [S238] Pioneers of Wiregrass Georgia, Vol. 7, Folks Huxford, (Name: 1975;), Page 79.