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Love Survey
1820

Background
Districts
Settlers

First Settlers of Old Macon County, NC

Surveyor notes on those occupying land or having improvements in Spring 1820.

District 1
  • George Shuler, resident, with a tub mill, Section 12
  • James Belk, resident, Section 13
  • Alfred Brown & Darling Belk, residents, Section 14
  • John Fergus, resident, Section 15
  • Felix Enloe, improvement, Section 17
  • Anthony Enloe, resident, Section 18
  • Eli Cornwall, resident, Section 19
  • Abraham Wiggins, resident, Section 20
  • Joseph Sherrill, resident, Section 21 District 1
District 2
  • occupied by John Shuler, Section 2
  • occupied by T___ R___ (illeg), Section 3
  • occupied by George Cunningham, Section 4
  • occupied by Indian Shavehead, Section 5
  • occupied by Solomon Messer, Section 6
  • occupied by Indian Sicatowa, Section 7
  • occupied by Solomon Gibson, Section 8
  • occupied by Milsaps, Section 9
  • occupied by the widow Couch, Section 10
  • improved by Silley? and Thompson?, Section 11
  • occupied by Thompson, Section 12
  • occupied by Silley?, Section 14
  • including Milsaps Mill, Section 17 District 2
  • occupied by Edman Barker, Section 22
  • occupied by Clark, Section 23
  • occupied by John Dillard and __ Crisp, Section 31
  • occupied by George Sherril, Section 47
  • occupied by Hyett, Section 48
  • occupied by Henry Wikel?, Section 59
  • occupied by Sherrol?, Section 60
District 3
  • improvements of Holloman Battle & S___ Elliott, Section 1
  • improvements of Joseph Morrow, Jasper? Low & William Ingram, Section 2
  • improvements of John Love, Section 4
  • improvements of Saml Buckhannon, Section 6
  • improvements of James Patterson, Amos McCabe and John Buckhannon, Section 7
  • on Broadways Mill Creek, Section 8
  • Peter Mason, Section 9
  • George McCracken, Section 9
  • Saml Crafford, James Crafford & Joseph Buchannon, Section 11
  • James Bryson, Section 12
  • Widow Buchannon, Section 13
  • Dillard Love, Section 14
  • Thomas Grass? Jacob Shuler & Adam Watson, Section 15
  • John Watson, Section 17
  • James & William Cathy, Section 18
  • John Hooper, Section 21
District 4
  • occupied by James Allen, Section 1
  • improved & occupied by Walter? Burrel, Section 2
  • Indian improvement, Section 3
  • occupied & improved by Johnathan Denton, Section 4
  • occupied & improved by R__? Chastain, Section 5
  • improvement by James Allen, Section 7
  • improved and occupied by William Palmer, Section 8
  • occupied by Sterling Callehan, Section 9occupied by James Galoway, Section 10
  • improved by Cullesowee, Section 11
  • occupied by William Palmer, Junior, Section 13
  • occupied by Robert Brown, Section 14
  • old improvement, Section 15
  • occupied and improved by an Indian called Chocaconak, Section 16
  • occupied by Shawnee John, Sectcion 17
District 5
  • occupied by Alford Nicholson, Section 1
  • occupied by Edward Chastain, Section 2
District 6
  • James Hooper improvement and occupied, Section 1
  • improvement and occupied by Absalom Hooper, Section 3
  • improvement and occupied by Abram Pickelsimer, Section 5
  • improvement and occupied by John Chastain, Section 6
District 7
  • James Buckhannan, Section 1
  • including Andrew Brysons improvement, Section 2
  • with William Underwoods improvement, Section 5
  • with Nathan Leadbetters improvement, Section 6
  • with William Davis & James Brysons improvement, Section 7
  • including Frederick Canippe improvement, Section 8
  • including two Indian improvements, Grassgrow or WHAYAKA and Pott or TEKENTOISKY, also Jackob Tramels improvement, Section 11
  • including Hugh Browns improvement, Section 14including Robert Tramels improvement, Section 16
  • including William Morse improvement, Section 19
  • including an uninhabited Indian oldfield -opposite to the mouth of the Cany Fork,- Section 22
District 8
  • Whereon James Buchanon now lives, Section 1
  • Richard Walker now lives, Section 2
  • Jane? & John Stiles now lives, Section 3
  • Jeremiah Green now lives, Section 7
  • Francis Ware now lives, Section 8
  • John James?, Section 9
  • James Russel Sutton & James Cantwell, Section 13
  • Moses Canttill, Section 14
  • James Conley, John Giles, George Shuler and (illeg.) Adams now lives, Section 18
  • Jesse Joel & James Kirkland, Section 19Martin Angel, Section 20
  • Ebenezer Newton, Section 26
  • Emanual Shuler, Section 27
  • Two Indian improvements, Section 28
  • Peter Raby, Section 30
  • Indian Tom now lives, Section 31
  • Cullasowee (?) now lives, Section 32
  • Big Bear (?) improvement, Section 33
  • An Indian improvement, Section 35
  • Three or four Indian improvements, Section 36
  • Small improvement occupied by the Indians, Section 37
District 9
  • improvement and occupied by Jonathan Blyth, Section 2
  • improvement and occupied by an Indian ____?, Section 13
District 10
  • Jonathan Blythe, resident, Section 10
  • on which Jonathan Blythe has a mill, Section 12
  • including a small Indian improvement, Section 47
  • 15 or 20 acres improved by the Indians, Section 54
District 11
  • Including a millshoal, Section 6
  • including an Indian improvement, Section 10
  • including the improvement of John Shields, Section 25
  • including little George Indian improvement, Section 31
  • including Gideon Morris improvement at the place called Nucasser Plains, Section 32
  • Including Esop Phillips improvement, Section 37
  • including an Indian improvement, Section 40
  • Wm. Morse(?), Section 45
  • including Indian Nells improvement, Section 46
  • Wm. Moore, Section 47
  • including two Indian fields, Section 48
  • Wm. Moore, Section 53
  • an Indian improvement, Section 57
District 12
  • Jonathan Phillips, Section 1
  • Absolom Spires, Section 3
  • Zachariah Cabe, Section 5
  • John Rilleys, Section 6
  • Sam Falls, Section 13
  • Robert Phillips, Section 15
  • James Hughes, Section 18
District 13
  • John Stephenson, Section 1
  • Benjamin Stiles, Section 9
  • L.H. Stiles, assignee? of Benj. Stiles (written in later), Section 11
  • William P. Foster, Section 12
  • Aaron Pinson, Section 37
District 14
  • Lawrence Crane's improvement, Section 1
  • Isaac Holcum's improvement, Section 2
  • Lawrence Crane's, Section 3
  • Thos. Prather, Section 6
  • Thoms. Hooper, Section 7
  • Solomon Dodd, Section 10
  • George Dottson, Section 13
  • Gidion Norton, Section 14
  • John Downs, Section 16
District 15
  • William McConnel, Section 3
  • Occupied by John Wayne an Indian and cultivated by John Strandridge, Section 6
  • George Patton and Jesse? Moody, Section 9
  • Improved by an Indian and occupied by Capt. John Moor, Section 12
  • Improved by an Indian and cultivated by Wm. Brittain, Section 19
  • __ Muskrats improvement and cultivated by Wm. Brittain, Section 22
  • Improved & cultivated by Wm. Johnson, Section 23
  • Improved by Ball Town George an Indian and occupied by Jacob Siler, Section 25
  • Improved by an Indian and occupied by Jeremiah Harrison, Section 26
  • Improved by John Caleston (Colston?) an Indian and occupied by Wm. Grantham, Section 30
  • Improved by Tanoe? an Indian and occupied by William Brittain, Section 31
  • Improved by an Indian called the Ugly Man and cultivated by Wm. Grantham, Section 32
  • Including Brittains and Silers old store and cultivated by them, Section 40
  • Including John Muskrats improvement and cultivated by Joel Herrin, Section 41
  • Improved by Henry Addington, Section 54
  • Improvements by an Indian called Thompson, Section 57
  • George Hughs, Section 69
  • Michael? Roach, Section 70
  • Occupied by Capt. R. Love, J. Maar? & J. Woody?, Section 73
  • Amos Brown, Section 74
  • Wm. Elders, Section 77
  • Elij. Rickey, Section 80
  • John Standridge or Standage, Section 81
  • Wm. Elders, Section 84
  • Wm. John Standridge's son, Section 85
  • Improved by an Indian and Cultivated by John Standridge, Section 88
    James Sexton, Section 93
  • Wm. John Standridge son, Section 96
District 16
  • Including George Hughses improvement, Section 1
  • Occupied by an Indian called HOWCORETAK?, Section 5
  • Occupied by John Moore, Section 11
  • Occupied by John Johnson, Section 17
  • Occupied by _____ ___sam, Section 19
  • including Welshes field, Section 48
  • including Welshes house, Section 49
  • occupied by George Triplet, Section 57
  • occupied by an Indian called the Bird, Section 58
District 17
  • an Indian improvement, Section 4
  • an Indian improvement, Section 12
  • an Indian improvement, Section 13
  • occupied by Indian Little Deer, Section 18
  • including Bly's cornfield, Section 37
District 18
  • including Kelleys, Section 13
  • including a small improvement made by Joseph Underwood, not settled, Section 16
  • improved and occupied by Robert Fox, Section 17
  • including a small improvement made by Robert Fox, Section 18
  • including a small improvement known by name of STAHSELY? No occupant, Section 19
  • improved and cultivated by John Cobb, Section 22
  • improved by Jonas Dawson & others, occupied by some of John Cobb's family, Section 23
  • improved & occupied by Jesse? Read, Section 24
  • including Ezekiel Akens' improvement, Section 25
  • including the place known (as) Trammells Potatoe Patch (near E. Akens & Amos Dodgens), Section 27
  • beginning on a white oake on the line of an hill southeast of Amos Dodgens improvement where he now lives, including Amos Dodgens improvement, Section 28
  • including William Trammels improvement and occupied by him, Section 29
  • small improvements cultivated by Robert Fox, not inhabited by any person at present, Section 31
  • including the place known (as) White Oake Flat on Tuckasegee, not improved, Section 32
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