Cumberland Co.[NC], Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions--September Term 1853 Benjamin Morrison and wife Dicy, William Jarman and Peggy Jarman versus Frank Sorrell, John Sorrell, Robert Jarman, Patsey Jarman, David Jarman, Emory Jarman, and Alexander L McLean. Petition for partition of the lands of David Walker, dec. Frank Sorrell, John Sorrell, Robert Jarman, Patsey Jarman, David Jarman, and Emory Jarman are non-residents. Source: The North Carolinian, 15 October 1853, page 3, column 5.
Francis Sorrell was security for William Jarman's marriage bond in 1812. Francis Sorrell appears on the 1850 census of Limestone Co., Alabama. I know nothing of John Sorrell.