BURKE COUNTY COURT ACTION AGAINST SUSPECTED TORIES:
Burke County The State of North CarolinaTo the Sheriff of the County aforesd Greeting
Whereas an Inquisition of High Treason Felony a Forfeiture of Estate against Sundry persons hereafter named hath been found for the same County--we willing that what is Right and Just Should be done in the Premises; Do therefore Command you that you make known to(a long list of people, including)Danl Kellum,
That They and Each of Them be and appear before the Justices of said Court at the Court House in Burke on the Third Monday in Janry next then and there to answer the sd Inquisition High Treason Felony & Forfeiture, found against them and Each of Them and To Show Cause if any They have why They Respectively should not Forfeit Their Property both Real & Personal, to the Use of the Public According to Act of Assembly in Such Case Made & Provided and why Final Judgement against them for the Same Should not be Extended in the same Court on the Inquisition Aforesd--And This They Shall in no wise Omit under The Pain and Penalties that Shall Ensue Thereon, Witness Alexander Erwin Clerk of our Said Court at Office Third Monday in October Anno Dom. 1782 the Seventh year of Our Independence.
s/ Wm Erwin by Alex. Erwin C.C.
All To be Cited--Tories To Janry Session 1783 Issued 12th December 1782
Was this the Daniel Kellum of Mississippi who was born in Massachusetts?
No.Daniel Kellum of Mississippi was not born until 1790, according to other census records.
Nor is the Daniel Kellum in the 1790 census of Massachusetts the same Daniel as in Miss.He may have been a grandfather.
1790 United States Federal Census Name: Daniel Kellum Home in 1790 (City, County, State): Mendon, Worcester, Massachusetts Free White Persons - Males - 16 and over: 2 Free White Persons - Females: 3 Number of Household Members: 5 ================================
1830 United States Federal Census about Dan Kellum Name: Dan Kellum [Dan Kellems] Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Simpson, Mississippi
1840 United States Federal Census about Danl Killeson Name: Danl Killeson [Danl Kellum] Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Leake, Mississippi
1850 United States Federal Census about Daniel Kellom Name: Daniel Kellom [Daniel Killam] [Daniel ?] Age: 55 Birth Year: abt 1795 Birthplace: Massachusetts Home in 1850: Kemper, Mississippi Gender: Male Family Number: 656 Household Members: Name Age Daniel Kellom 55 Nancy Kellom 48 George Kellom 16 William Kellom 13 Rosanna Kellom 10 Mary Kellom 8 John Kellom 6 Robert Kellam 4
1870 United States Federal Census about Dan Kellum Name: Dan Kellum Age in 1870: 80 Birth Year: abt 1790 Birthplace: Mississippi Home in 1870: Beat 4, Attala, Mississippi Race: White Gender: Male Post Office: Kosciusko Value of real estate: View Image Household Members: Name Age Darcus Thomson 38 Frank Thomson 17 Elzia Thomson 15 Martha Thomson 13 Dan Kellum 80