The Granville District of North Carolina 1748-1763
Abstracts of Land Grants
Volume One
Hofmann, Margaret M
Roanoke News company
1987

[pg 21][Patent Book 11]
192 pg. 39 Mary Rogers 20 June 1761 177 acres in Bertie County,
joining Brewer's corner, Joseph Jordan, and Leggets corner

[pg 45][Patent Book 11]
425 pg. 99 Julius Bunch 7 September 1761 383 acres in Chowan
County, joining Beaver dam Swamp and Patchetts line OR: /s/ Julius
Bunch Wits: W Churton, John Savage examined by: (?) W Churton and Wm
Matthews (?) surveyed 3 April 1761 SCC: Charles Jorden, Paul Bunch
Elisha Hunter Surveyor Warrant is dated 19 February 1761

[pg 47][Patent Book 11]
443 pg. 104 Evan Skinner 7 August 1761 381 acres in Chowan County
in Bear Swamp, joining Hills corner OR: /s/ Evan Skinner Wits: W
Churton, Jas Savage examined by: W Churton and Wm Matthews surveyed
10 September 1760 SCC: William Simpson, Charles Jordan Elisha Hunter
Surveyor(?)

[pg 47][Patent Book 11]
444 pg. 105 William Simpson 7 September 1761 251 acres in Chowan
County, joining Evan Skinner, John Pierson, and the main Desart OR:
/s/(mark) Wits: Jno Savage, Evan Skinner examined by: Wm Churton
Wm Mathews surveyed 4 April 1761 CC: Charles Jordan, John Simpson
Elisha Hunter Surveyor(?)

[pg 88][Patent Book 11]
844 pg. 200 Henry Horn 1 May 1754 384 acres in Edgecombe County in
Edgecombe Parish, joining Skinners line and Compass Creek OR: /s/
Henry Horn Wits: W Churton, Sher Haywood surveyed 3 May 1753 SCC:
Benjamin Smith, Jacob Jordan James Conner Surveyor

[pg 91][Patent Book 11]
872 pg. 207 Cornelius Jurdan 25 October 1754 288 acres in
Edgecombe County in Edgecombe Parish on the S. side of Great Swamp,
joining John Stevens and the sd. swamp OR: /s/ Cornelius Jorden Wits:
Sherd Haywood, Egbert Haywood surveyed 13 April 1753 SCC: David
Connell, Coleman Nichols James Conner Surveyor

[pg 92][Patent Book 11]
876 pg. 298 John Jordan 14 January 1760 300 acres in Edgecombe
County in the Parish of St Mary on the S. side of Swift Creek, joining
James Brown, the low grounds of Swift Creek, Buffeloe Swamp, Holts
corner, and the mouth of Swift Creek OR: /s/(mark) Wits: J Pearson,
Thos Jones surveyed 5 September 1758 SCC: William Williams, James
Brown W Haywood Surveyor

[pg 92][Patent Book 11]
878 pg. 209 Cornelius Jordan 3 November 1761 617 acres in
Edgecombe County on the N. side of Homony Swamp, joining Moses Coleman
OR: /s/(mark) Wit: Thos Hill surveyed 11 August 1761 SCC: Thos
Sanders, John Coleman W Haywood Surveyor

[pg 105][Patent Book 11]
1006 pg. 239 Isaac Nickles 3 November 1761 675 acres in Edgecombe
County, joining Cornelius Jordon and both sides of the Great Swamp OR:
/s/ Isaac Nichols Wit: Edwd Hall surveyed 10 August 1761 SCC: Lamuel
Wright, Jacob Flowers W Haywood Surveyor

[pg 114][Patent Book 11]
1097 pg. 259 William Roe 23 February 1761 291 acres in Edgecombe
County in St Mary Parish on the N. Side of Contentney, joining (a
point) above the Great Island, Stevens line, and the bent of Contentney
Creek OR: /s/ Christian Roe (who signed with a mark) Extrx of William
Roe Decd Wits: (names not given) surveyed 18 April 1752 SCC:
Corneluss Jordan, Moses Coleman James Conner Surveyor

[pg 115][Patent Book 11]
1105 pg. 261 John Sikes 25 June 1749 375 acres in Edgecombe County
on the N. side of Swift Creek, joining Jacob Braswell and the sd. creek
OR: /s/ John Sikes Wits: Jos Lane, Henry Pope surveyed 26 May 1749
CC: John Moore, Edward Jourdin(?) Jos Lane Surveyor

[pg 134][Patent Book 11]
1289 pg. 304 Benjamin Williams 25 March 1752 160 acres in
Edgecombe County on the S. side of White Oak Swamp, joining Williams'
line and the sd swamp OR: /s/(mark) Wits: J Edwards, Jno Haywood
surveyed 28 June 1751 CC: Robert Coleman, Joshua Jordan James Conner
Surveyor

The Granville District of North Carolina 1748-1763
Abstracts of Land Grants
Volume Two
Hofmann, Margaret M
Roanoke News company
1987

[pg 11][Patent Book 11]
1388 pg. 323 Thomas Burden 12 March 1760 500 acres in Granville
County in the Parish of St John's on both sides of Andersons Swamp,
joining Daniel Weldon, Samuel Henderson, John Glover, George Jordan,
and Ruben Searcey OR: /s/ (mark) Wits: Will Hurst, Robt Black
surveyed 13 December 1754 SCC: John Searcy, Bartlett Searcy Sher
Haywood D Surveyor

[pg 33][Patent Book 11]
1609 pg. 370 Harris Gilliam 27 October 1752 200 acres in Granville
County in the Parish of St John on both sides of flat Creek, joining
the Branch and Jordans line OR: /s/ Harris Gilliam Wits: Jno Haywood,
Jas Paine surveyed 3 September 1751 SCC: George Jordan Jr, (?) Robert
Harris Dan Weldon Surveyor

[pg 38][Patent Book 11]
1658 pg. 381 Daniel Harris 25 November 1760 624 acres in Granville
County in the Parish of St John on both sides of Bobbits Branch,
joining Williams's line OR: /s/ Daniel Harris Wits: Will Hurst
Daniel Pegram examined by: Thos Jones and Richd Vigers surveyed 5
June 1760 SCC: George Jordan, Richd Proctor Thos Person Surveyor
Grant reads "(for) Captain Daniel Harris"

[pg 53][Patent Book 11]
1813 pg. 413 Arthur Jordan 10 May 1757 609 acres in Granville
County in the Parish of St John on the W side of Andersons Swamp,
joining Collonel Eaton, Paskills line, Joseph Kimble, and the sd swamp
OR: /s/ Arthur Jordan Wits: Jno Haywood, Tho Love entered 3 April
1753 surveyed 5 March 1755 SCC: George Jordon, (?) Edward Weaver
Sher Haywood D Sur

[pg 54][Patent Book 11]
1819 pg. 415 George Jordan of Northampton County in the Province of
North Carolina 26 April 1751 342 acres in Granville County in the
Parish of St John on Henry Weavers Creek, joining the sd creek near
lick Branch OR: /s/ George Jordan Wits: James Campbell, Jno Haywood
surveyed 6 December 1750 SCC: Willm Falkner, Manuel Falkner William
Churton Surveyor

[pg 55][Patent Book 11]
1832 pg. 419 George Jordan 20 December 1749 1000 acres in
Granville County on both sides of flat Creek, joining Robert Harris
OR: /s/ George Jordans Jr Wits: G Barker, Dan Weldon surveyed 5 May
1748 SCC: Robert Harris, Geo Morrice Dan Weldon Surveyor

[pg 55][Patent Book 11]
1833 pg. 419 George Jordan 1 September 1758 622 acres in Granville
County on both sides of Nut Bush Creek, joining Edward Weaver and John
Weaver OR: /s/ George Jordan Jr Wits: G Barker, (?) Richd Vigers
surveyed 9 October 1755 SCC: John Weaver, Edward Weaver Sher Haywood
D Sur

[pg 56][Patent Book 11]
1841 pg. 421 George Jordan 13 March 1760 640 acres in Granville
County in the Parish of St John on the W side of Andersons Swamp,
joining the sd swamp OR: /s/ George Jordan Wits: Julius Nichols, Will
Johnson surveyed 7 June 1754 SCC: David Parish, Benja Edwards Sher
Haywood D Sur

[pg 60][Patent Book 11]
1880 pg. 431 Joseph Kimbal 11 March 1760 640 acres in Granville
County in the Parish of St John on the E side of Anderson Swamp,
joining Arthur Jurdan, Daniel Williams, and the sd swamp OR: /s/ Jos
Kimball Wits: William Taylor, Phil Hawkins surveyed 13 June 1755
SCC: Wm Edwards, Bartholoma Kimball Sher Haywood D Survyr

[pg 61][Patent Book 11]
1892 pg. 434 Leonard Lindsey 27 November 1760 640 acres in
Granville County in the Parish of St John on the E side of Andersons
Swamp, joining Joseph Kimbal Jr and the sd swamp OR: /s/ Leonard
Linsey Wits: Will Hurst, Blake Baker examined by: Thos Jones and Will
Hurst surveyed 1 March 1757 SCC: George Jordan, Jos Lindsey Sher
Haywood D Sur

[pg 63][Patent Book 11]
1915 pg. 440 Edward Loyd 13 November 1756 600 acres in Granville
County in the Parish of St John on both sides of Ruin Creek OR: /s/
(mark) Wits: Thos Love, Geo Jordan surveyed 10 October 1753 SCC: Wm
Lawrence, Thos Morris Dan Weldon Surveyor

[pg 66][Patent Book 11]
1941 pg. 446 William Myrick 26 August 1760 596 acres in Granville
County in the Parish of St John on both sides of Reedy Creek (which is)
a branch of Nut Bush, joining Arthur Jordan, George Jordan, Andersons
Swamp, and Kimballs corner OR: /s/ William Myrick Wit: Will Johnson
examined by: Thomas Jones and Will Hurst surveyed 7 October 1755 SCC:
George Jordan, John Bishop Sher Haywood D Surveyor

[pg 69][Patent Book 11]
1979 pg. 456 George Morrice 25 March 1749 300 acres in Granville
County on both sides of Fishing Creek, joining David Mead OR: /s/
George Morris Wits: Saml Williams, Saml Williams Jr surveyed 6 May
1748 SCC: George Jordan Jr, Wm Moore Jr Dan Weldon Surveyor

[pg 106][Patent Book 12]
2319 pg. 68 Benjamin Cory 16 February 1761 620 acres in Tyrrell
County in the Parish of St Andrew on the W side of Welches Creek,
joining Thos Lee and the Lees Branch OR: /s/ Benjamin Cary Wits: L
Lockhart, Fr Ward examined by: Wm Matthews and Fr Ward surveyed 28 May
1753 SCC: Joseph Hudson, Jon Jordan Samll Durrance D Surveyer (?)
Plat reads "...Land Surveyed for Benjamin Cary Jr" and the grant is made
out to Benjamin Carey

[pg 113][Patent Book 12]
2381 pg. 81 Steven Lee and Company 21 October 1762 250 acres in
Tyrrell County known by the name of Charle's Island in the Great Dismal
OR: /s/ (grant is unsigned) Wits: (names not given) examined by: Tho
Blount, W churton surveyed 21 October 1762 (sic) CC: Thomas Hardison,
Richard Hardison John Hooker Surveyor (?) Plat reads "...land surveyed
for Stevens Lee, Richard Fagan, Samuel Dwight, John Jordan, and Bedford
Fagan"

[pg 148][Patent Book 14]
2695 pg. 65 John Shearman 13 May 1757 219 acres in Granville
County in the Parish of St John on both sides of Stoney Creek, joining
Shearmans corner and John Langston OR: /s/ (mark) Wits: David
Mitchell, George Jordan surveyed 4 June 1754 SCC: John Williams,
James Medows Sherd Haywood D Sur

[pg 220][Patent Book 14]
3395 pg. 267 Simon Barrow 10 May 1755 637 acres in Northampton
County in the Parish of Norwest, joining Benjamin Samls, a branch, and
George Jordan OR: /s/ Simon Barrow Wits: David Hunter, Jno Haywood
surveyed 3 January 1752 CC: Benj Sauls, Nathl Morgan J Edwards
Surveyor

[pg 222][Patent Book 14]
3408 pg. 271 John Cook 1 August 1762 223 acres in Northampton
County, joining Cooks corner, Arthur Jordan, and Richard Hide OR: /s/
(mark) Wits: J Edwards, Jas Dancy surveyed 26 May 1762 SCC: Anthony
Street, John Cook (?) J Edwards Surveyors

[pg 225][Patent Book 14]
3441 pg. 283 Thomas Futrell 22 June 1749 353 acres in Northampton
County on the NE side of Hunting Quarter Swamp, joining Futrells line,
William Nelson, Moab Williams, and the sd swamp OR: /s/ Thomas Futrell
Wits: Osborne Jeffreys, George Jordan surveyed 9 April 1748 CC:
Harmon Hall, Benjamin Futrill Osbn Jeffreys Sur of Northampton

[pg 225][Patent Book 14]
3444 pg. 284 Charles Gregory 21 February 1760 636 acres in
Northampton County in the Parish of St George, joining Iveys Branch,
Over Jordan, a Branch, William Finny, Tobacco Branch, and Charles
Gregorys old line OR: /s/ Chs Gregory Jr Wits: J Edwards, Jno Edwards
Jr surveyed 21 February 1757 SCC: Moses Newsam, Aaron Gregory J
Edwards D Surveyor

[pg 227][Patent Book 14]
3455 pg. 287 Arthur Harris 30 October 1753 541 acres in
Northampton County, joining the Country line, Cooks line, Arthur
Jordon, and John Cook OR: /s/ Artr Harris Wits: J Edwards, Sherwood
Haywood surveyed 7 April 1752 SCC: Nathl Norwood, Jas Cook J Edwards
Surveyor

[pg 227][Patent Book 14]
3457 pg. 288 Arthur Harris 25 May 1756 400 acres in Northampton
County in the Parish of Northwest, joining Rawlins line, Reavise's
line, Watts line, Lashleys Run, and Arthur Jordan OR: /s/ Arthr Harris
Wits: Montfort Eelbeck, Jno Haywood surveyed 11 April 1752 SCC:
Arthur Jordan, Morridy Roper J Edwards D Surveyor

[pg 227][Patent Book 14]
3461 pg. 289 James Haley 22 June 1749 280 acres in Northampton
County, joining William Jordan, the Country line, and Arthur Jordan
OR: /s/ James Haley Wits: John Dawson, Osborn Jeffreys surveyed 12
April 1749 SCC: Joseph Parks, John Evans Osborn Jeffreys Surveyor

[pg 227][Patent Book 14]
3467 pg. 291 Arthur Harris 10 November 1755 320 acres in
Northampton County, joining the County line OR: /s/ Artr Harris
Wits: -- Haywood, -- Haywood (grant is torn) surveyed 8 April
1752 CC: Arth Jordan, Wm Allen J Edwards Surveyor

[pg 228][Patent Book 14]
3472 pg. 293 Charles Jordan 1 January 1762 700 acres in
Northampton County, joining a Branch, Frederick Jordan, Brewers Corner,
William Chapman, William Catow, Jack Swamp, Simon Turner, both sides of
Miry Branch, James Clark, Henry Crittenden, and Samuel Hackney OR: /s/
Chas Jordan Wits: J Edwards, James Dancy surveyed 4 June 1761 SCC:
Benjamin Glover, Henry Chapman J Edwards Surveyor

[pg 229][Patent Book 14]
3473 pg. 293 Charles Jordan 26 October 1754 332 acres in
Northampton County, joining Benjamin Person, John Took, Jordans line
and Kates Hole OR: /s/(mark) Wits: Sher Haywood, Egbert Haywood
surveyed 23 April 1752 CC: Simon Barrow, John Jordan J Edwards
Surveyor

[pg 229][Patent Book 14]
3474 pg. 293 John Jordan 11 November 1756 317 acres in Northampton
County in the Parish of North West, joining the Country line, the Fork
of Tooks Mill Swamp, the Branch, Drury Jordan, Richard Taylor, and
Arthur Jordan OR: /s/ John Jordan Wits: W Churton, Jno Haywood
surveyed 26 October 1756 SCC: Burwell Bass, Danl Atkinson J Edwards D
Surveyor

[pg 229][Patent Book 14]
3475 pg. 294 George Jordan 22 June 1749 325 acres in Northampton
County on the Cypress Swamp, joining Lick Branch to the mouth thereof,
Arthur Jordan, Edward Boykin, the mouth and side of the prong of the
swamp, and Frans Boykin OR: /s/ George Jordan Wits: John Dawson,
Osborn Jeffreys surveyed 31 March 1749 SCC: Arthur Jordan, Wm Tarver
Osborn Jeffreys Surveyor

[pg 229][Patent Book 14]
3477 pg. 294 George Jordan 26 November 1761 267 acres in
Northampton County on the N side of the Cypress Swamp, joining Jordans
line, a Branch, Simon Barrow, Benjamin Sauls, and the sd swamp OR: /s/
George Jordan Wits: J Edwards, Jas Dancy surveyed 6 June 1761 SCC:
Humphrey Williams, Phillip conway J Edwards Surveyor

[pg 229][Patent Book 14]
3478 pg. 295 Drury Jordan 26 October 1754 274 acres in Northampton
County, joining Edward Pennington and Beaver dam or Mockson Branch OR:
/s/(mark) Wits: Wil Haywood, Egbert Haywood surveyed 28 April 1752
CC: Jas Jordan, Arthur Jordan J Edwards Surveyor

[pg 229][Patent Book 14]
3479 pg. 295 George Jordan 1 January 1762 688 acres in Northampton
County, joining Simon Barrow, Humphrey Williams, Licking Branch, Charles
Jordan, John Emery, Basses corner, Seymores line, Mocason Branch, and
Jordans line OR: /s/ George Jordan Wits: J Edwards, Jas Dancy
surveyed 6 June 1761 SCC: Humphrey Williams, Phillip Conway J Edwards
Surveyor

[pg 229][Patent Book 14]
3480 pg. 295 Arthur Jordan Jr 22 June 1749 650 acres in Northampton
County on the N. side of the Cypress Swamp, joining River Jordan, the
head of Jammeys Meadow, and the sd swamp OR: /s/ Arthur Jordan Wits:
John Dawson, Osborn Jeffreys surveyed 29 March 1749 SCC: Benjamin
Tarver, George Jordan Osborn Jeffreys Surveyor

[pg 229][Patent Book 14]
3482 pg. 296 Arthur Jordan 22 June 1749 270 acres in Northampton
County, joining Charles Jordan, Jack Swamp, and the Country line OR:
/s/ (mark) Wits: John Dawson, Osborn Jeffreys surveyed 30 March 1749
SCC: George Jordan, John Jordan Osborn Jeffreys Surveyor Plat reads
"Surveyed for Arthur Jordan Sr"

[pg 230][Patent Book 14]
3483 pg. 296 Benjamin Jordan 26 November 1761 631 acres in
Northampton County, joining the Virginia line, Jordans dwelling
Plantation, the Great Meadow, John Evans, Samuel Jordan, and a Branch
OR: /s/ (mark) Wits: J Edwards, Jas Dancy surveyed 12 June 1761 SCC:
George Reeves, John Wasden(?) J Edwards Surveyor

[pg 230][Patent Book 14]
3486 pg. 297 Edmund Lewis 26 October 1754 370 acres in Northampton
County, joining Thomas Boykin, Wm Waugmuck, Francis Boykin, and George
Jordan OR: /s/ Edmund Lewis Wits: Sher Haywood, Egbert Haywood
surveyed 29 May 1753 CC: Thos Hurrell, (?)James Lewis J Edwards
Surveyor

[pg 234][Patent Book 14]
3526 pg. 309 George Reaves 22 June 1749 90 acres in Northampton
County near Fountains Creek, joining Thomas Jordan, the County line,
Jordans Field, Thomas Tarver, and Robert Hill OR: (mark) Wits: John
Dawson, Osborn Jeffreys surveyed 28 March 1749 SCC: Jacob Warrick,
Thos Jordan Jr Osborn Jeffreys Surveyor Plat reads "Surveyed for
George Reives"

[pg 236][Patent Book 14]
3540 pg. 314 Sylvanas Stanton 9 November 1756 385 acres in
Northampton County in the Parish of North West, joining James Parrum,
John Floyd, the fork and side of Licking Branch, Gee's line, John Hill,
Nortons Corner, Arthurs Creek, and Parrams line OR: /s/ Silvanus
Stanton Wits: Jno Haywood, John Jordan entered 18(?) June 1754
surveyed 6 March 1755 SCC: Etheldred Thweatt, James Campbell J Edwards
D Surveyor

[pg 237][Patent Book 14]
3550 pg. 317 James Tarver 22 June 1749 390 acres in Northampton
County on both sides of Wheelers Mill Swamp near the head, joining James
Lewis OR: /s/ (mark) Wits: Osborn Jeffreys, George Jordan surveyed 17
April 1749 SCC: Harmon Hill, John Phillips Osborn Jeffreys Surveyor

[pg 238][Patent Book 14]
3558 pg. 320 Richard Taylor 22 June 1749 200 acres in Northampton
County, joining a Branch of Mocason OR: /s/ (mark) Wits: John Dawson,
Osborn Jeffreys surveyed 1 April 1749 CC: George Jordan, Richard
Taylor Osborn Jeffreys Surveyor

[pg 239][Patent Book 14]
3565 pg. 322 Vinson Vaughan 1 August 1762 91 acres in Northampton
County, joining Thomas Floyd, John Jordan, John Cannon, and James
Stanton OR: /s/ Vinson Vaughan Wits: J Edwards, Jas Martin surveyed 8
June 1762 SCC: Thomas Jordan, Drury Jordan J Edwards Surveyor

[pg 240][Patent Book 14]
3578 pg. 326 Job Worrick 3 March 1761 105 acres in Northampton
County, joining George Reeves, the County line, Thomas Jordan, William
Blount, and Arthur Hart OR: /s/ (mark) Wits: J Edwards, Jas Dancy
surveyed 22 February 1757 SCC: Thomas Jordan, Thomas Nichols J
Edwards D Sur

Vol 3; 1989
ISBN 0-937761-03-6


[pg 11][Patent Book 6]
4153 pg. 24 Joseph Jordan 18 January 1758 10 acres in Pasquotank
County in the Parish of St John on the N side of New Begun Creek,
joining the mouth of a small branch, Browns Corner, Henry Palin, and the
side of the sd creek OR: /s/ Joseph Jordan Wits: Rich Vigars, Robert
Jordan surveyed 27 June 1752 CB: Absolom Venters, Robert Jordon, Jno
Clayton D S Grant lists adjoining land owner "Henry Palin"; plat
mentions only "Palin line"

[pg 17][Patent Book 6]
4204 pg. 42 Thomas Palin 8 July 1749 360 acres in Pasquotank County
in the Parish of Saint Johns, joining Edmund Chancy, Robert Hall, Henry
Paylin, Jos Jordin, Billits line, Davis's line, John Jones, and William
Davis OR: /s/ Thomas Palin Wits: Tho Relfe, Tho Weekes (Plat is
missing) In the same file in the "deposition of Thomas Relfe of
Pasquotank County made 25 April 1752 before William Gregory one of His
Majestys Justices assigned to keep the Piace in the sd County" which
indicates the patent was completed after the death of Coll Edward
Mosely "notwithstanding it bears date before (his death)" (and)
"afterwards (to wit) on the 10 April 1752 one Thomas Weeks desired (the
Deponent) to finish the sd Patent in the behalf of the Widow Palin" /s/
Thomas Relfe

[pg 75][Rowan Co - Original Records]
4655 George Jordan Jr 29 October 1753 640 acres on the South side
of Hogan's Ponds on Haw River /s/ George Jordan Jr Wits: W Churton,
Sherwood Haywood surveyed 13 December 1751 SCC: Robt Harris, William
Williams W Churton Dep Sur Plat reads "...(the sd land) in Granville
County" -- grant reads "(land in) Rowan County" Plat shows the location
of Silver Creek


Vol 4; 1993
ISBN 0-937761-04-04


[pg 139][Miscellaneous Papers]
1524 Cornelius Jordan warrant dated 23 March 1761 to William Haywood to
survey 700 acres in Edgecombe County on both sides of Hommony Swamp,
joining Moses Coleman /s/ Jams Hall Back of document reads: "617 acres
Grant 3 November 1761"

[pg 139][Miscellaneous Papers]
1525 Cornelius Jordan entry dated 23 March 1761 700 acres in Edgcombe
County on both sides of Hommoney Swamp, joining Moses Coleman /s/
Cornelius Jordan Wit: Jams Hall

[pg 139][Miscellaneous Papers]
1526 Cornelius Jordan plat dated 11 August 1761 617 acres in Edgcombe
County, joining Moses Coleman and homoney Swamp SCC: Thos Sanders, John
Coleman Wm Haywood Survr

[pg 139][Miscellaneous Papers]
1527 Cornelius Jurdine warrant dated 2 May 1752 to Jams Conner to
survey 300 acres in Edgcombe County on the S Side of Great Swamp, joining
Stevenses Line and ye Swamp entered at Edgcombe 18 April 1752 /s/ Fras
Corbin Back of document reads: "Deed 25 October 1754"

[pg 139][Miscellaneous Papers]
1528 John Jordan warrant dated 10 November 1757 to Colo John Haywood to
survey --- acres in Edgcomb County entered -- November 17-- /s/ Fras
Corbin (too dim to read) Back of document read: "Deed 14 January 1760"

[pg 139][Miscellaneous Papers]
1529 Joshua Jordan warrant dated 12 October 1752 to John Haywood to
survey 300 acres in Edgcomb County on the S side of Swift Creek, joining
the month of Buffello branch and the side of the sd Creek - Including the
Plantation of the sd Jordan entered 1 December 1751 /s/ Fras Corbin
Back of document reads: "326(?) acres"

[pg 139][Miscellaneous Papers]
1530 Joshua Jordan warrant dated 12 October 1752 326 acres in Edgcomb
County on the South Side of Swift Creek, joining the Mouth and side of
Buffello Branch, John Foort, Miery branch, John Hatcher, John Brown, and
the side of the sd Creek SCC: John Sikes, Jacob Jordan Jno Haywood
Survr (3 copies of plat in file)

[pg 156][Miscellaneous Papers]
1717 Isaac Nichols entry dated 23 March 1761 700 acres in Edgcombe
County, joining Cornelius Jordan and both sides of Great Swamp /s/ Isaac
Nickols Wit: Cornelus Jordan

[pg 169][Miscellaneous Papers]
1869 William Roe plat dated 18 April 1752 291 acres in Edgecombe County
on the N side of Cottentrey above the Great Island, joining Steven's
Line, the Bent (of the Creek), and the side of the sd Creek SCC:
Cornelius Jordan, Moses Coleman Jams Conner Survr

[pg 222][Miscellaneous Papers]
2471 Leonard Henly Bullock warrant dated 12 May 1763 to Thomas Person
to survey 700 acres in Granville County on Great Nutbush Creek, joining
Bullocks own Line - Including the Vacant Land between the sd Bullock,
George Jordan, Thos Person, Thos Craft, and Jno Gilliam /s/ Dan Weldon

[pg 246][Miscellaneous Papers]
2741 Thomas Wiggins warrant dated 4 September 1758 to Captain Sherwood
Haywood to survey 640 acres in Granville County, joining George Jordan
and both sides of Nutbush Creek entered 8 March 1758 /s/ Fras Corbin
Note on document reads: "The Execution of the above Warrant having been
prevented by the late Disturbances I do hereby validate it for Six Months
longer Provided the same be executed by the proper Surveyor of the County
and returned into the Office within that time /s/ at Edenton 12 February
1760 /s/ Tho Child Special Agent" Back of document reads: "12 February
1760 Assigned to Ferrie Grant 1 December 1760"

[pg 258][Miscellaneous Papers]
2867 Capt Daniel Harris plat dated 5 June 1760 624 acres in Granville
County on both sides of Bobbits Branch...Williams line...(very dim -
difficult to read) SCC: George Jordan...Thos Person Survr Entered 11
April 1754

[pg 268][Miscellaneous Papers]
2978 John Higgins warrant dated 10 March 1760 to Thomas Person to
survey 700 acres in Granville County on Flat Creek, joining Geo Jordan
and the sd creek /s/ Dan Weldon Returned, executed 29 April 1760 /s/
Dan Weldon Back of document reads: "to be Returned in Jno Waldrop's Name
by Concent of Mr Higgins /s/ Thos Person" Back of document reads:
"Granted 1 March 176-"

[pg 277][Miscellaneous Papers]
3078 Arthur Jordan warrant dated 29 October 1754 to Sherwood Haywood to
survey 640 acres in Granville County on Andersons Swamp, joining Joseph
Kimball, Mr Eaton, and both sides of Glovers Road entered 2 April 1753
/s/ Fras Corbin Back of document reads: "Deed 10 (or 18) May 1757"

[pg 277][Miscellaneous Papers]
3079 Arthur Jordan warrant dated 25 January 1762 to Thomas Person to
survey 700 acres in Granville County, joining Thomas Parish - Including
the Land between the sd Parish and Leon (?) Lyndsey /s/ Dan Weldon Back
of document reads: "Granted 1 August 1762"

[pg 277][Miscellaneous Papers]
3080 George Jordan warrant dated 30 January 1754 to Sherwood Haywood to
survey 640 acres in Granville County, joining Joseph Kamball Jr on the
West side of Andersons Swamp entered 30 May 1753 /s/ Fras Corbin Back
of document reads: "Deed - March 1760"

[pg 277][Miscellaneous Papers]
3081 George Jordan plat dated 7 June 1754 640 acres in Granville
County on the W side of Andersons Swamp, joining the sd swamp SCC: David
Parish, Benj Edwards Sherd haywood Dep Survr Entered 30 May 1753

[pg 277][Miscellaneous Papers]
3082 George Jordan warrant dated 16 May 1755 to Sherwood Haywood to
survey 640 acres in Granville County at the Court House Road at (the)
head of the Great Branch - being a Branch of Nut Bush Creek, joining both
sides of the sd Branch entered 24 April 1755 /s/ Fras Corbin Back of
document reads: "Deed 1 September 1758"

[pg 278][Miscellaneous Papers]
3083 George Jordan Jr warrant dated 28 October 1751 to W Churton to
survey 640 acres in Granville County on the South side of the North fork
of Haw River, joining H---es Beaver Dam pond entered with Mr Child 6
August 1750 /s/ Fras Corbin

[pg 278][Miscellaneous Papers]
3084 Jessey Parker warrant dated 18 January 1763 to Thomas Person to
survey 700 acres in Granville County on the S forks of Bennets Creek
joining Geo King /s/ Dan Weldon Back of document reads: "Memdm This
Warrt of Survey to be Returned in the Name of Wm Jordan by Consent of the
sd Parker in the Presence of Jonas Parker /s/ Thos Person"

[pg 278][Miscellaneous Papers]
3085 Wm Jordan plat dated 12 March 1763 520 acres in Granville County
on lick branch, joining Bagets line, Bate's line, Parker's line, and Days
line SCC: Rogger Baget, Thomas Ragan (surveyor's name not given) (3
copies of plat in file)

[pg 278][Miscellaneous Papers]
3093 Joseph Kimball plat dated 25 April 1760 343 acres in Granville
County, joining Jordans Corner where Jordan lives, Eatons line, Rhoads's
line, Weavers line, and Kimballs line SCC: Miles Williams, Charles
Parrish Thos Person Survr Entered 3 March 1757

[pg 300][Miscellaneous Papers]
3341 William Myrick plat dated 7 October 1755 596 acres in Granville
County on both sides of Reedy Creek (which is) a branch of Nut Bush,
joining Arthur Jordan, Andersons Swamp, Kimballs Corner, and George
Jorden SCC: George Jorden, John Bishop Sherd Haywood Dep Survr Entered
1 October 1754

[pg 284][Miscellaneous Papers]
3157 Leonard Lindsey plat dated 1 March 1757 640 acres in Granville
County on the East side of Anderson Swamp, joining Jos Kimball Jr, the sd
swamp, and Colo Eaton SCC: George Jordan, Jos Lindsey Sherd Haywood Dep
Survr Entered 2 December 1756


Vol 5; 1995
isbn 0-937761-06-0; lc #86-091150


[pg 67][Miscellaneous Papers]
4712 James Jordan entry dated 7 April 1762 700 acres in Johnston
County on both Sides of Little river, joining Jordans own Lines and
William Wilder /s/ James Jordan (who signed with a mark) Wit: Theops
Hunter

[pg 67][Miscellaneous Papers]
4713 James Jordan warrant dated 7 April 1762 to Capt Charles Young to
survey 700 acres in Johnston County on both Sides of Little River, joining
Jordans own Lines and William Wilder /s/ Robt Rainey Back of document
reads: "Granted 1 April 1763"

[pg 98][Miscellaneous Papers]
5047 Simon Barrow warrant dated 4 November 1752 to John Edwards to
survey 600 acres in Northampton County, joining George Jordan, Charles
Jordan, and both sides of Licking branch /s/ Fras Corbin Entered at
Edgcombe 28 October 1752 Back of document reads: "Deed 10 May 1755"

[pg 101][Miscellaneous Papers]
5079 William Coker warrant dated 9 November 1756 to Jno Edwards to
survey 640 acres in Northampton County on Jack Swamp at the Country Line,
joining Arthur Jordan, Charles Jordan, and Mclane's (?) Line /s/ Fras
Corbin Entered 9 November 1756 Back of document reads: "118 acres Deed
8 November 1757"

[pg 101][Miscellaneous Papers]
5080 John Cook entry dated 5 May 1761 700 acres in Northampton County,
joining Cooks own line, Richard Hyde, Arthur Jordan, John Edmonds, and
Dogwood Run /s/ John Cook Wit: J Edwards

[pg 104][Miscellaneous Papers]
5110 Alexander Donald entry dated 20 April 1760 700 acres in
Northampton County, joining Arthur Jordan, John Gulley, Sarah Revise,
Richard Hyde, and the Virginia Line near the head of Tommy's (?) Run /s/
Alexander Donald Wit: J Edwards

[pg 104][Miscellaneous Papers]
5111 Alexander Donald warrant dated 20 April 1760 to John Edwards to
survey 700 acres in Northampton County, joining Arthur Jordan, John
Gulley, Sarah Revise, Richard Hyde, and the virginia line near the head
of Jimmey's Run /s/ J Edwards T(aker) of Ent(ries) Back of document
reads: "Granted 28 July 1761 398 acres"

[pg 104][Miscellaneous Papers]
5112 Alexander Donald plat dated 10 May 1760 578 acres in Northampton
County, joining the Virginia line, Sarah Reavise, Wm Reavise, Gulley's
line, Arthur Jordan, and Richard Hide SCC: Edward Clanton, John Swiney
J Edwards Survr

[pg 107][Miscellaneous Papers]
5138 Maurice Floyd warrant dated 13 May 1757 to John Edwards to survey
---- acres in Northampton County - Vacant Land, joining Robert Shirk, (?)
James Gee, Robert Jones Jr (now Peter Smith), Thomas Jordan, and Kates
Hole /s/ Fras Corbin Entered 1 April 1757 Back of document reads: "536
acres Grant 12 September 1760"

[pg 107][Miscellaneous Papers]
5139 Maurice Floyd plat dated 15 March 1758 536 acres in Northampton
County, joining Thomas Floyd, the head and side of Lundy's branch, Peter
Smith, Benjamin Person, Kate's Hole, and Thomas Jordan SCC: John Coker,
Joseph Coker J Edwards Dep Survr

[pg 109][Miscellaneous Papers]
5164 Charles Gregory Jr entry dated 26 March 1761 700 acres in
Northampton County, joining Gregory's own line, James Lewis, Moses
Newsam, Over Jordan, William Finney, and ye Cypress Swamp /s/ Charles
Gregory Jr (who signed with a mark) Wit: J Edwards

[pg 109][Miscellaneous Papers]
5165 Charles Gregory Jr warrant dated 26 March 1761 to John Edwards to
survey 700 acres in Northampton County, joining Gregory's own line, James
Lewis, Moses Newsam, Over Jordan, William Finey, and the Cypress Swamp
/s/ J Edwards T(aker) of Ent(ries) Back of document reads: "700 acres
Granted 1 January 1763"

[pg 109][Miscellaneous Papers]
5166 Charles Gregory Jr plat dated 11 October 1762 700 in Northampton
County acres, joining Iveys branch, Gregory's own line, William Finney,
the Run of Cypress Swamp, Over Jordan, James Lewis, Flood Smith, the head
and side of Coreiroy Swamp, and Newsam's line SCC: Hardy Gregory, John
Heathcock J Edwards Survr

[pg 110][Miscellaneous Papers]
5171 Arthur Harris warrant dated 4 March 1751/2 to John Edwards to
survey 400 acres in Northampton County, joining Edward Rives, Arthur
Jordan, and John Cook /s/ Fras Corbin Entered at Northampton 26
February 1751/2 Back of document reads: "400 Acres Deed 24 May 1756"

[pg 114][Miscellaneous Papers]
5216 Charles Jordan warrant dated 13 October 1758 to John Edwards to
survey ---- acres in Northampton County ---- Vacant land, joining Simon
Turner, George Brewer, and Thomas Avent near the Head of Jack Swamp /s/
Fras Corbin Entered 14 March 1758 Note on document reads: "The
Execution of the above Warrant having been prevented by the late
Disturbances I do hereby Validate it for Six Months longer provided the
same be Executed by the proper Surveyor of the County and returned into
the Office within that Time /s/ at Edenton 20 February 1760 /s/ Tho
Child Special Agent" Back of document reads: "Granted 1 January 1762
1187 Acres within ye bounds 487 residue Ent(ere)d by James Clark fee
for Survey not paid"

[pg 114][Miscellaneous Papers]
5217 Charles Jordan warrant dated 4 March 1751/2 to John Edwards to
survey ---- acres in Northampton County -- the Vacant land, joining
Benjamin Person, John Tooke, Jordan's own line, and the Swamp Called
Cates hole /s/ Fras Corbin Entered at Northampton 16 December 1751
Back of document reads: "Deed 26 October 1754"

[pg 114][Miscellaneous Papers]
5218 Benjamin Jordan entry dated 9 June 1761 700 acres in Northampton
County, joining Jordan's own corner in the Virginia line, ye Great
Meadow, John Evans, and Samuel Jordan - Including that part of Jordan's
plantation within ye Province of North Carolina /s/ Benjamin Jordan (who
signed with a mark) Wit: J Edwards

[pg 114][Miscellaneous Papers]
5219 Drury Jordan warrant dated 4 March 1751/2 to John Edwards to
survey 200 acres in Northampton County, joining Edward Pennington, Mockson
branch, and both sides of the Cypress Swamp /s/ Fras Corbin Entered
Northampton 17 February 1741/2 Back of document reads: "Deed 26 October
1754"

[pg 114][Miscellaneous Papers]
5220 Drury Jordan entry dated 14 January 1762 200 acres in Northampton
County, joining Jordan's own line, Joshua Stepp Jr, John Richards, and
Edward Heathcock /s/ Drury Jordan Wit: J Edwards

[pg 114][Miscellaneous Papers]
5221 Drury Jordan warrant dated 14 January 1762 to John Edwards to
survey 200 acres in Northampton County, joining Jordan's own line, Joshua
Stapp Jr, John Richards, and Edward Hathcock /s/ J Edwards T(aker) of
Entrys Back of document reads: "195 acres Granted 1 August 1762"

[pg 114][Miscellaneous Papers]
5222 George Jordan entry dated 10 May 1761 700 acres in Northampton
County, joining Sampson Wall, Benjamin Saul, Simon Barrow, and Cypress
Swamp /s/ George Jordan Wit: J Edwards

[pg 114][Miscellaneous Papers]
5223 John Jordan warrant dated 4 May 1752 to John Edwards to survey --
acres in Northampton County -- Vacant land, joining Jordan's own line,
Richd Taylor, and John Tooke /s/ Fras Corbin Entered at Edgcomb 4 May
1752 Back of document reads: "317 acres Deed 11 November 1756"

[pg 115][Miscellaneous Papers]
5232 Edmund Lewis warrant dated 4 March 1751/2 to John Edwards to
survey 300 acres in Northampton County, joining Francis Boykin, George
Jordan, and the head of Cypress Branch /s/ Fras Corbin Entered at
Northampton 26 February 1751/2 Back of document reads: "Deed 26 October
1754"

[pg 122][Miscellaneous Papers]
5301 Benjamin Saul warrant dated - 7 October 1751 (document is damaged)
to -- Edwards to survey 640 acres in Northampton County Near the
Cypress, joining George Jourdan on the South side of the Swamp /s/ Fras
Corbin Entered 19 July 1750 Back of document reads: "Granted"

[pg 126][Miscellaneous Papers]
5341 Thomas Tarver plat dated 5 June 1761 658 acres in Northampton
County, joining Kates hole, Charles Jordan, Benjamin Saul, Sampson Wall,
Southerland's lines, both sides of a branch, Charles Campbell, Jones's
branch, and Thomas Floyd SCC: Benjamin Saul, John Roberts J Edwards
Survr

[pg 126][Miscellaneous Papers]
5342 Thomas Tarver entry dated 9 June 1761 700 acres in Northampton
County on cypress swamp, joining William Blount, John Warden, George
Reeves, Thos Tarver, Benjamin Jordan, Henry Jordan, and ye Run of the sd
swamp Tho Tarver (who signed with a mark) Wit: J Edwards

[pg 128][Miscellaneous Papers]
5362 Vinson Vaughan entry dated 19 June 1761 700 acres in Northampton
County, joining James Stanton, Thomas Floyd, John Jordan, and the frk of
the roads below Robert Short's Ordinary /s/ Vins Vaughan Wit: J Edwards

[pg 130][Miscellaneous Papers]
5387 James Wood warrant dated 12 November 1756 to John Edwards to
survey -- acres in Northampton County -- Vacant Land between Uraha and
Catawiskey Swamp, joining Richard Sumner, Joseph Jordan, Robert Peele,
John Dickinson, and Woods own Line /s/ Fras Corbin Entered 29 September
1756 Back of document reads: "Deed 7 November 1757"

[pg 151][Miscellaneous Papers]
5620 Wm Carrol warrant dated 10 December 1753 to Will Churton to survey
640 acres in Orange County on both sides of Haw river, joining Geo Jordan
-- including Carrol's own Emrpovements /s/ Fras Corbin Entered 13 June
1753

[pg 254][Miscellaneous Papers]
6780 Thomas Palin entry dated 15 October 1747 (handwritten on a scrap
of paper) 300 acres in Pascotank County, joining John Jones, Wm Davis,
Billets Patont, Joseph Jordan, Robt Hall, Lawrence Keaton, and Edmond
Chancey /s/ Tho Weekes

[pg 370][Miscellaneous Papers]
8180 pg. 166 George Jordan Jr 29 October 1753 640 acres in Rowan
County on the S side of Hogan's pond on Haw river, joining the sd pond
(note on entry reads: "Formerly in Granville but now in Rowan")


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