Not all names were transcribed, just Taylor, Strickland and others of interest.
June the 2d, 1786 account of Sale of the Estate of Edward Moore Esq Decd By Wilson Taylor Executor Mark Strickland to / 1 / Cow ------ / 5 / 8 / - / (5 pounds, 8 pence, no shillings) Mark Strickland Wilson Taylor Wilson Taylor Lazarus Strickland Wilson Taylor John Taylor Wilson Taylor (signed) Wilson Taylor (Sr, executor)
(same file, probably after the above)
The Estate of Edward Moore decd (No.) 2 / to 1 (proved account) Edward Nicholson -- / 6 / 19 / 6 / (6 pounds, 19 pence, 6 shillings) 4 / to 1 Ditto Harmon Strickland 12 / to 1 Ditto Roland Williams (note, father-in-law of Wilson Taylor Jr) 14 / to 1 Ditto Benjamin Taylor Junr (son of Arthur Taylor) 15 / to 1 Ditto Benjamin Taylor Senr 16 / to 1 Ditto Lazarus Strickland 18 / to 1 Ditto Mark Strickland 25 / to 1 Note John Taylor 34 / to 2 Receits Gray Barbey & Jacob Flowers and their Wives
Nash County } To the Sheriff of Said County Greeting you are hereby Commanded to Summon John Tanner, James Lee, Hannah (sic) Moor Widow of Edward Moor deced., Henry Horn his Father or Guardian ---- Chirisopher (sic) Moor Clinch or his Gurdian, Moor Lee his Father or Guardian, Milly, the Grand Daughter of the Said Deced & Daughter of Milly Taylor & Wilson Taylor all of the above mentioned persons as the Heirs & Devisees of Edward Moore Deced . . . to ()ify the Debts of the said deced . . . the 11th Day of May Anno Dom 1789
(Note, genealogies showed that Milly Moore married 1st Edward Clinch, son of Joseph John Clinch I, married 2nd ____ Taylor; Joseph John Clinch was first cousin to Arthur Taylor).
30th July 1789 a Inventory of the Estate of Elizabeth Moore Desest . . . to Elizabeth Moore attending as a witnefs the State aganst Cristepher Tayler --- 2--9--0
(folded over, no date, probably 1789-1790) In Acct Current with the Estate of Elizabeth Moore Desd Cr.
1 (clerk’s fees) 2 (sheriff’s commission) 3 paid her taxes for 1788 4 paid Wm Moore his acct 5 paid Sarah Woodard her acct 6 paid Susannah Hunt her acct 7 paid Sarah Woodard her Acct 8 paid Susannah Hunt 9 paid Elizabeth Strickland