Initial Patents and Grants of the Settlers in the Waxhaws.

Document ID 9306014
Date 03-04-1752
Document Type Family Papers
Archive Ulster-American Folk Park.
Citation Initial Patents and Grants of the Settlers in the Waxhaws.;Louise Pettus; CMSIED 9306014
24605
SENT BY: LOUISE PETTUS
         708 HARRELL ST.
         ROCK HILL, SC 29730
         USA

SOURCE:          INITIAL PATENTS AND GRANTS
               OF THE SETTLERS IN THE WAXHAWS
           (now Lancaster County, South Carolina)
           North Carolina Patents in Anson County
           South Carolina Grants in Craven County
(Prince Frederick's Parish; after 1757, Saint Mark's Parish)


              1752              ACRES

RAMSEY,     NC   3 APR (2)*        700  CANE CREEK
ROBERT

DUNLAP,     NC   3 APR             240  CANE CREEK &
SAMUEL                                  CATAWABA RIVER

ROBINSON,   NC   3 APR             400  RUM CREEK
WILLIAM

McHONNY,    NC   3 APR (3)*       1200  CANE CREEK &
THOMAS                                  CATAWABA RIVER

WHITE,      NC  13 APR             800  WAXHAW CREEK &
HENRY                                   CATAWABA RIVER

PICKENS,    NC  13 APR             550  WAXHAW CREEK
ANDREW

              1753              ACRES

WILSON,     SC  13 FEB             150  WATEREE (CATAWBA)
MATTHEW                                 RIVER

MADDOX,     SC  13 FEB             200  CANE & CAMP
BENJAMIN                                CREEKS

HUDSON,     SC                     100  JOINED MATTHEW
JOHN                                    WILSON (granted
                                        1763)

JONES,      SC  13 FEB             300  CANE CREEK-SHOWS
RALPH                                   CATAWABA PATH
#PAGE 2
PATTON,     NC  31 MAR             320  12 MILE CREEK
MATTHEW

MAGEE       NC  31 MAR             500  WAXHAW CREEK
(McKEE),
WILLIAM

CANNADY,    NC   5 APR             138  CATAWABA RIVER
FELIX

McCAIN,     NC   5 APR             107
JOHN

NUTT,       NC   5 APR             190  WAXHAW CREEK
WILLIAM

NUTT,       NC   6 APR             225  CATAWABA RIVER
ANDREW

McCORKHILL, NC   6 APR (2)*        835  12 MILE CREEK
JAMES

McCORKHILL, NC   6 APR              87
ROBERT

GILL,       NC   6 APR             130  GILLS CREEK
THOMAS

LEE,        NC   6 APR (2)*        294  BEAR CREEK &
THOMAS                                  CANE CREEK

TAYLOR,     NC   6 APR             428  CATAWABA RIVER
WILLIAM

KING,       NC   6 APR             257  WAXHAW CREEK
WILLIAM

HOOD,       NC   6 APR             240  CATAWABA RIVER
JOHN

DAVIS,      NC   6 APR             640  WAXHAW CREEK
ROBERT

LYNN,       NC   6 APR             200  WAXHAW CREEK
JOHN
#PAGE 3
RUTHERFORD, NC   6 APR             700  12 MILE CREEK
GRIFFITH

WHITE,      NC   9 APR             270  12 MILE CREEK
DAVID

McVENEY,    NC   9 APR             528  WAXHAW CREEK
SAMUEL

WHITE,      NC   9 APR             325  CATAWABA RIVER
STEPHEN

COUSARD,    SC   8 AUG             400  GILLS & GILL'S
RICHARD                                 WIFE'S CREEK

MOORE,      NC  31 AUG             514  CANE CREEK
WILLIAM

ALEXANDER,  NC                     496  12 MILE CREEK
WILLIAM                                 (patent date unknown)

*Number of patents on that date.

              1754              ACRES

STRAIN,     SC   2 JAN             150  CANE CREEK
DAVID

HOOD,       NC  20 FEB             256  joining THE WAXHAWS
WILLIAM

PHILLIPS,   NC  20 FEB             600  GILLS CREEK
JOHN

FISHER,     NC  20 FEB             330  CATAWABA RIVER,
MUHAN                                   inc ISLANDS

CALWELL,    NC  23 FEB             517  WAXHAW CREEK
ROBERT

BARNITT,    NC  23 FEB             599  joining WM McKEE &
JOHN                                    ALEX NESBIT

BARNIT,     NC  23 FEB             300  CANE CREEK
WILLIAM

MOORE,      NC  23 FEB             280  below mouth of CANE
WILLIAM                                 CREEK
#PAGE 4
PENDER,   } SC  6 MAR              400  CAMP CREEK
JOHN ARNOL}
ARDREY,   }
WILLIAM   }

SIMPSON,    SC  14 MAY             950  CANE & RUM CREEKS
THOMAS

THOMSON,    NC  16 MAY             450  CATAWABA RIVER
BENJAMIN

WHITE,      NC  16 MAY             250  WAXHAW CREEK
JOHN

KELSEY      NC  17 MAY             345  WAXHAW CREEK
(KELSO,Jno

LYNN,       NC  17 MAY             260  CATAWABA RIVER
ANDREW

ONEAL,      NC  17 MAY             270  CAMP CREEK
HENRY

BARKLEY,    NC  17 MAY             300  BEAR CREEK
JOHN

MOORE,      NC  17 MAY             300  CATAWABA RIVER
JAMES

LARIMORE,   NC  17 MAY             418  CAMP CREEK
JAMES

PICKINS,    NC  20 MAY             514  CANE CREEK
MARTHA

BURNET,     NC  20 MAY             376  joining JOS WHITE
SAMUEL                                  & J LYNN

WHITE,      NC  21 MAY             632  WAXHAW CREEK
JOSEPH

HALL,       NC  24 SEP             300  GILLS CREEK
WILLIAM

DOUGLASS,   NC  24 SEP             302  CANE CREEK above
GEORGE                                  WM MOORE


#PAGE 5
              1755              ACRES

CLIMB,      NC  26 MAR             302  CANE CREEK
JNO MARTIN

NISBET,     NC  26 MAR             390  CANE CREEK
ALEXANDER

McCLELAN,   NC  28 MAR             250  WAXHAW CREEK
ROBERT

YOUNG,      NC  31 MAR             300  WAXHAW CREEK
SAMUEL

CARR,       NC   3 OCT             105  CANE CREEK
PATRICK

PATTON,     NC   3 OCT             100  Island at mouth of
JAMES                                   WAXHAW CREEK


              1756              ACRES


McKEWN,     SC  10 MAR**           400  CATAWABA RIVER,
ALEXANDER                               WAXHAW SETTLEMENT

PENDER,     SC  13 MAR**           150  GILLS & BEAR CREEKS
JNO ARNOLD

ADAMSON,    SC   7 SEP**           150  CANE CREEK, ORD CO+
JAMES                                   4/7/1761 FOR
                                        ELEANOR ADAMSON

WRIGHT,     SC   7 NOV**           200  BEAR CREEK, ORD CO+
ROBERT                                  4/7/1762 FOR
                                        DAVID ADAMS

MOORE,      SC  11 JAN**           150  CANE CREEK, ORD CO+
JOHN                                    2/3/1762 FOR
                                        MARY MOORE

SMITH,      NC  26 NOV             150  WAXHAW CREEK
ROGER


              1758              ACRES
#PAGE 6
GAMBLE,     SC   8 MAY**           150  CANE CREEK,shows "path"
STEPHEN     SC   8 MAY**           150  CANE CREEK, ORD CO+
                                        2/2/1762 FOR
                                        WILLIAM GAMBALL

PATTON,     NC  21 OCT             200  Millstone draft of
THOMAS                                  12 MILE CREEK


              1759              ACRES

WALKER,     SC   9 MAY**           100  CANE CREEK, ORD CO+
NATHANIEL                               4/3/1764 FOR OWNER


              1760              ACRES

GAMBLE,     SC  21 MAR              60  CANE CREEK, ORD CO+
JAMES                                   6/3/1767 FOR
                                        JOHN CANTZON


              1761              ACRES

WAUGHOPE    NC  10 APR             135  WAXHAW CREEK
(WALKUP),
JAMES

HAGAN,      NC  10 APR             400  12 MILE CREEK
JOHN

MILLAR,     NC  10 APR             140  12 MILE CREEK
JAMES

CRESSWELL,  NC  10 APR             120  WAXHAW CREEK
ANDREW

KENNEDY,    SC  28 APR**           100  CANE CREEK, near
GEORGE                                  the WAXHAWS



              1762              ACRES
#PAGE 7
JOHNSTON,   NC  23 APR             250  CAMP CREEK
JAMES

PENDER,   } SC  30 APR**           150  CATAWABA RIVER
JNO ARNOLD}
WHITE     }
HENRY     }



              1763              ACRES

MONTGOMERY, SC  10 FEB**           100  CAMP CREEK
ROBERT

HAGAN,      NC  19 APR             150  12 MILE CREEK
WILLIAM



              1764              ACRES

CANTZON,    SC  26 FEB**           300  CANE CREEK
JOHN

SIMPSON,    SC   6 SEP**           100  CANE CREEK, ORD CO+
WILLIAM                                 12/3/1776 FOR
                                        JOHN CANTZON

WALKER,     SC  12 OCT**           150  CANE CREEK
JAMES

GRIERSON,   SC  18 OCT**           100  in the WAXHAWS
JANE

CROCKETT,   NC  16 NOV             110  12 MILE CREEK
ARCHIBALD

CROCKETT,   NC  16 NOV             100  MILL STONE br of
JOHN                                    12 MILE CREEK


** Date of South Carolina plat, the grant would be issued
a year or years later.

+ Ord Co "by Order of the Council"