John Baptist Acree/Moses Acree,Wrrn CoNC
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From Warren County, North Carolina Minutes to the Court of
Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Volume I, 1780-1786
by Ginger L. Christmas-Beattie, Ancestral Tracks, Forest Grove, GA,
p. 25 (of book)
November Court (Wednesday, Nov. 16, 1780), p. 51
Ordered that a baseborn boy, by the name of Moses Acree, aged
nine years be bound to Jethro Sumner, Esquire, until he attain
to the age of twenty-one years, his said Master, to learn him
Letters and writing and the business of Husbandry.
p. 83 (of book)
October Court (Friday, Oct. 31, 1783), p. 17
Ordered that a commission issue to Halifax County directed to
Montford Elbisk, Charles Pardue and John Gaddy or any two of them,
to take the acknowledgement of Mary Jones, wife of Willie Jones,
and Elizabeth Acree, wife to John B. Acree, touching the
conveyance of a certain tract of land conveyed to Thomas Mayfield,
by Deed bearing date the 19th day of August 1783.
p. 139 (of book)
February Court (Wedneday, February 1, 1785), p. 119
Ordered that John Baptist Acree be appointed Guardian to Jacky
Sumner, orphan of Jethro Sumner, deceased, who entered into bond
with Benjamin McCullock and William Richardson Davis, his security,
in the sum of five thousand pounds.
Just saw that the book had been bought by library so I thought
I would check it out.I haven't researched Acrees in a few
years so I don't know how the John Baptist Acree or the
Moses fit into the family. I'm just passing this info along
to other Acree researchers who might find it interesting.
(descendant of Isaac Acree through daughter Martha Baxter)