Northampton CO.,NC Deed Book 11 p. 195THOMAS DUPREE in cosideration of the natural love and affection I have to my son-in-law JAMES BELL.. deed of gift for salves. Wit: JAMES W. CLARKE Oct. 1801.
(Greensville Co., VA. March 13, 1815 under a register of slaves imported to the state by LEWIS DUPREE, guardian for SARAH DUPREE BELL,Same date. MARY DUPREE with LEWIS DUPREE AND JOHN BROWN her secs. Was appointed admr of estate of THOMAS DUPREE, dec?d)
GENEALOGICAL ABSTRACTS OF WILLS, 1758-1824 HALIFAX COUNTY NORTH CAROLINA By Margaret M. Hofmann
Will #838 pg. 536JAMES BELL10 Sept. 1812Feb. Ct. 1813 Myson (sic) JAMES DAVID GRAVES land I purchased of BASSET STITH Containing 287 acres provided his grandfatherDAVID GRAVESshould not Give him property in the amount of $1,000.00 but if his sd grand father gives Him such property my sd. Land to be sold and money to go to my sons (sic) JAMES DAVID GRAVES and JOEPH JOHN BELL and daughters SARAH DU- PREE, MARGARETT BELL (?) and MARY ANN BELLJOSEPH JOHN, MARGARETT andMARY ANNthe land I purchased of BENJAMIN WIL- ILLIMSmy brother SYLVANOUS BELL bed and furniture. Wit:THOMAS GRINSTEAD, HENRY BELL Estrs.:JAMES BRADLEY, BALAAM FREEMAN and SYLVANOUS BELL
Thomas Dupree is my 4GGrandfather. His daughter, Sarah Dupree, married James Bell 27 Apr 1796 in VA. Their daughter, Sarah Dupree Bell, married James Addison Binford 03 April 1815 in VA.