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Charity Hollingsworth

Female Abt 1755 - 1810  (~ 55 years)


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  • Name Charity Hollingsworth 
    Born Abt 1755 
    Gender Female 
    Name Charity Cason  [1, 2
    Residence 1784  Sampson, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1790  Sampson, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died Aug 1810  Sampson, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I8867  tng Genealogy

    Father Henry Hollingsworth,   d. UNKNOWN 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Murray,   d. UNKNOWN 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F3381  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cannon Cason,   b. 1765, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1847, Sampson, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Children 
     1. Hillery Cason,   b. North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN  [natural]
     2. Miles Cason,   b. North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN  [natural]
     3. Laodicea Cason,   d. UNKNOWN  [natural]
     4. Jean Cason,   d. UNKNOWN  [natural]
     5. Polly Cason,   d. UNKNOWN  [natural]
     6. Jacob Cason,   d. Feb 1806, Sampson, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +7. Fnu Cason,   d. UNKNOWN  [natural]
    Family ID F3380  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map Click to hide
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1784 - Sampson, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1790 - Sampson, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Aug 1810 - Sampson, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Tax List: 1784 Sampson County Tax List shows Charity Cason as head of household. 0 acres of land, 0 free polls, 3 black polls.

      Will of Charity Hollingsworth Caison
      January 1, 1808

      from N. C. State Archives, series 087, Box 801.4, folder Charity Caison.

      In the name of God Amen
      I Charity Caison of the County of Sampson and state of North Carolina being of sound and perfect mind and memory ... on this first day of January one thousand eight hundred and eight do make and publish this my last will and testament in manner following that is to say first and ... to my son-in- law Jonathan Fryer five shillings to him and his heirs.
      Item I give and bequeath to my son Hillery Cason five shillings to him and his heirs
      Item I give and bequeath to my son Cannon Cason five shillings to him and his heirs
      Item I give and bequeath to my son Miles Cason five shillings to him and his heirs
      Item I give and bequeath to my daughter Laodicea Chestnutt five shillings to her and her heirs
      Item I give and bequeath to my daughter Jean Cason my Negro woman named Cloe and all the rest of my property of each and every parcel and kind whatsoever I give and bequeath to be equally divided between my daughter Polly Cason and my said daughter Jean Cason to them and their heirs and I do hereby appoint my son Cannon Cason Executer to this my last will and testament. In witness where of I have here unto set my hand and seal this day and date first mentioned.

      Charity Cason her mark and seal
      Witnesses;
      ... Chesnutt
      Hillary(?) Cason
      Jacob Chesnutt

      5/22/1810..Jacob Chesnutt produced the last will and testament of Charity Cason dec'd, which was admitted to probate upon the oath of said Chesnutt...

  • Sources 
    1. [S194] North Carolina Census, 1790-1890, Jackson, Ron V., Accelerated Indexing Systems, comp., (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 1999;).
      Jackson, Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems, comp. North Carolina Census, 1790-1890. [database on-line] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 1999-. Compiled and digitized by Mr. Jackson and AIS from microfilmed schedules of the U.S. Federal Decennial Census, territorial/state censuses, and/or census substitutes.

    2. [S1] 1790 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000;).
      Year: 1790; Census Place: Sampson, North Carolina; Roll M637_7; Image: 0414.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1790usfedcen&h=197490&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]
      Name: Charity Cason
      Home in 1790 (City, County, State): Sampson, North Carolina
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 and over: 3
      Free White Persons - Females: 4
      Number of Slaves : 1
      Number of Household Members: 8