Notes for EDGAR RUMBLEY: Note: Ann Bernard's report and e-mail from Dwayne Meyer http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=asbernard&id=I680
1790 census Salisbury district, Rowan Co., NC lists: 2 free white males 16 up (himself & Thomas) 1 free white male under 16 (?) 2 free white females (Ann, his wife, & dau ?)
In my HARPER file I found this reference to a receipt: "Nov. 30th,1793 - this day received of Zephaniah Harper to the estate of EdgarRumbley, deceased, the sum of One Pound Fifteen Shillings, todayreceived by me. Benjamin Hinkle." This isproof that Edgar Rumbley is dead in 1793 and that the Harpers hadarrived in NC by 1793.
Old Liber 21 f75 31 jul 1766 Edgar Rumbley of Dorc. Co., planter, toJames Swigot of the same county, planter: part of Edgars Inlett adj.Bickams Lott on Watses Branch containing 36 A. more or less, wits.John Campbell, Thos White, Ack. before John Campbell, Thos White,Justices. (copied from Internet - Deed transfer for sale of land in1766.
Jacob and Edgar are both listed in 1776 census for Maryland, CarolineCounty.
'ORIGINS OF CAROLINE COUNTY, MARYLAND' "Persons summoned and sworn tothe Grand Jury..." among them Edgar Rumbley, John White,Jr. and JamesOrrell.
Deeds of Dorchester Co., MD Old Liber 21 f75, 31 Jul 1766 Edgar Rumbley of Dorc. Co., Planter, toJames Swigot of the same county, planter; part of Edgars Inlett adj.Bickams Lott on Watses Branch containing 36 A. more or less, wits.John Campbell, Thos. White/ Ack. before John Campbell, Thos. White,Justices.
Edgar Rumley 9 Nov 1792 prob. 1793. Wife Ann Son Thomas and dau.Levice Rumbly (under 21) to share the 250 acre homeplace except for 35acres adjoining the widow Henricks which goes to dau. Ann Orrell. Dau.Lyddia Eanochs, Cousin: James Rumbley, 100 acres adj. James Pelles. Hementions money due from Ann Harrington of Caroline County for the rentof James Rumbley's land. He mentions Isaac Smith's property line.Exrss:Zephannah Harper and wife Ann Rumbly. Wit: Michael Smith, JamesStephen, Rebecca Smith.
--------------------------------------------------------- note: Revolutionary Patriots of Caroline County Maryland 1775-1783 Henry C Peden Jr. ISBN 1-58549-479-8 page 138 Rumbley Edgar (Edger) Private, Militia, Capt William Haslett's Company, 28th Battalion, by August 13 1777 (Ref M-152). Subscribed to the Oath of Allegiance and Fidelity before the Hon Matthew Driver on February 1 1778 (Ref J-1814)
You can post this land grant I have a copy, this is the land that Edgar Rumbly deeded to his daughter Ann Orrell. Notice how it is signed!
THIS INDENTURE made the first day of April in the year of our lord 1797 Between Daniel Orrell and Nancy his wife of Rowan County & State of North Carolina of the one part and Daniel Caul of the County & State aforesaid of the other part Wittnesseth that for & in Consideration of the Sum of thirty pounds Current money of North Carolina paid by the said Daniel Caul to the said Daniel Orrell the sought Land payment whereof is here by Acknowledged that the said Daniel Orrell and Nancy his wife hath granted bargained sold Conveyed and Confirmed had by these Presents doth Grant bargain Sell or Lien Convey & Confirm unto the said Daniel Caul his heirs and Assigns forever all the Pressuage Tenement Plantation had on parcel of land Siuate lying & being in the county & State aforesaid & on the West side of Linville Creek beginning at a Hicory Sapling Michl Hinkles Corner running West seven Chains & fifty links to a post oak John Hendrixs Corner thence with his line north forth seven Chains & twenty links to his Corner then East four Chains & fifty links to a Stake thence South to the Beginning Containing in the whole thirty five Acres lo the Same More or less To Have and to hold the aforesaid thirty five Acres of Land with the appurtenances & all Eigth privileages & in provements in any side to the same belonging to him the said Daniel Caul his heirs and Assigns from and they the said Daniel Orrell & Nancy his wife for themselves their heirs & assigns doth hereby Covanant and Assign to & with Daniel Caul that he the said Daniel Caul his heirs & Assigns shall & may for ever hereafter peaceably & Quietly Hold Occupy Possess and enjoy the before mentioned land and promises without the least Molestration of any person or persons whatsoever & free &Clear and Truly from All & all manner of incumbrances Whatsoever and they the said Daniel Orrell & Nancy his wife for themselves their heirs Est Adm & assigns doth hereby promise Covenant & agree that they the said Daniel Orrell & Nancy his wife their heirs Est Adm shall and will at all times warrant and for ever defend the said promise to the said Daniel Caul his heirs and assigns against the lawful Claims whatsoever whereby the above Mentioned promise might or may be affected or incumbered Contrary to the true intent & meaning of these presents In Witness whereof the said Daniel Orrell & Nancy his wife hath hereubto set his hand and affixed his seal the day & year find above Eyrelter Signed sealed & delivered John West Daniel Orrell SEAL In the presence of William X Elsberry Ann her Orrell SEAL X Mark State of North Carolina Rowan County Nov Sess 1797 It is hereby Certified that the within deed was proved in open court by the oath of John West & ordered to be registered
****Above information From Dwayne Meyer
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