Looking for a possible connection of Rowan Co., NC to Michael & Hannah Tracy.They were land acquistion connections to plots owned by Zebulon Bears as the follow shows.Any assistance in identifying The Tracys in Rowan/Davidson Counties is appreciated. Freddy Brown.
1796 - April 1, bought 170 acres form Jacob Huff on Potts Creek in Rowan County, N.C.It was originally deeded to Zebulon Beard 1783 grant, to Godfrey Ratz (Potts?) 1785, to Jacob Huff 1792.Witnessed by George Thomason, Joseph Radnour, his mark, Jonathan Hunt, his mark.
1796 - Oct. 22, sold 50 acres (part of 170 acre plot) to Jonathon Hunt on Pott's Creek in Rowan County, N.C.originally deeded to Zebulon Beard 1783, by him to Godfrey Potts 1785, by him to Jacob Huff 1792 by him to Michael Tracy Apr. 7, 1796).
1805 - July 18, Michael Tracy sold 120 acres (remainder of 170 acre plot) to Henry Potts for 120 pounds adjacent to John Dancey's line, John Smith line, Zebulin Board's line.Originally granted to Zebulon Beard by N.C. Oct. of 1783 by him to Godfrey Rattz (Potts?) Nov. 16, 1785, by him to Jacob Huff on May 24, 1792, and by him to Michael Tracey on April 2, 1796.Witnessed by Samuel Ducenbery.