Re: another piece of the early Tarver puzzle
NORTHAMPTON CO., NORTH CAROLINA WILL BOOK ONE, 1759-1792
Will 147. Page 220. Andrew Tarver. Will date (not given)
March Court 1780
To daughter Mary Tarver 1 negro, bed and furniture now in the possession of her husband Jacob Tarver (sic). To daughter Elizabeth Harris 1 negro etc. now in posssession of her husband Absalom Harris. Daughter Sarah Loyd bed and furniture. To daughter Linda Low (her husband, John Low) and daughter Patience Tarver negro etc. each. To daughter Prau(?) Tarver bed and furniture etc. Lend wife Elizabeth Tarver negroes etc. during her widowhood. Residue of estate real and personal to continue in hands of my son John Tarver for support of the brother (s) (?) until youngest son comes to Lawful age then estate to be equally divided amonst my 4 sons (names not given).
Extr: my son John
Wits: Samuel Tarver, Benjamin Tarver