6.5 John Womack, Jr. lived in Chatham Co NC. m Elizabeth "Betsy" Booker d/o James and Phebe Booker. After Elenor's death John took a common-law wife with 3 children who often used the Womack name: a. William Allen ("who generally goes by the name of William Womack"). b. Robert Allen "alias Womack" m Cumberland Co NC 1808 Patsy Knight. c. Elizabeth Allen Womack m Cumberland Co NC Willis Booker. John Womack, Sr. settled in the 1760's or 1770's in Chatham Co NC (from Orange Co in 1771). In 1778 John Womack in Chatham Co Court minutes is listed for road duty. He lived in the part of Chatham Co that became Lee Co in 1907. John Womack also owned land across the county line in Moore Co. Moore Co File No. 75. John Wammock 200 acres. Entry No. 387 Cumberland Co 15 May 1785. Entered 1 Oct 1779 200 acres for John Wammack, on south side of Cape Fear River beginning on Chatham Co line in Andrew Shepherd Sr's corner Fall Creek. Grant No. 67 issued 15 May 1787 200 acres in Moore County on south side Cape Fare River adj. Andrew Shepherd and county line. Surveyed 25 May 1785. Chain carriers: William Dillard and Zacheriah Dillard. Recorded in Bk 65 p. 183. Will of John Womack, Sr. Chatham Co NC Will Bk A pp. 242, 243. Will dated 29 July 1813, probated Feb 1814. Son Rorie. "I give unto my son William Allen, who generally goes by the name of William Womack, one negro, Sam. I lend Suzanne Allen for her life, all the horses, cows, hogs, all the household and kitchen furniture and plantation and after her death to be equally divided between Robert, William and Elizabeth Allen." "To my [son] James Womack", son John, Daughter Patsy Parham, Daughter Nancy Battle. Exrs: Rorie Womack and William Allen.