John Stewart

John Stewart

Male 1805 - 1889  (84 years)

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  • Name John Stewart 
    Born 1 May 1805 
    Gender Male 
    Residence John Stewart/Dicy Riddle Homeplace, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1 Dec 1889  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Carthage, Moore County, NC at Carthage United Methodist Church Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Samuel Stuart,   b. 1714, Ireland ? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1824, Anderson County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 110 years)  (Grandfather) 
    Martha Foden,   b. Chester County, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1755, Chester County, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (2 x Great Grandmother) 
    Notes 
    • 1829, Feb 16 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 247
      Ordered that Isaac Roberts be appointed overseer in place of William Stewart of the road from Williamsons to the black rocks and work the following hands: Wm. Stewart, Joseph L. Reid, John Stewart, Enoch Stewart, Wiley Roberts and Isaac Roberts' hand.

      1830 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 467
      John Stewart
      (20-30) 1M
      (15-20) 1M 1F
      (0-5) 1M 1F
      Slave
      (24-36) 1F

      1830, May 18 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 308
      Ordered that John Stewart be appointed overseer of the road from Williams Fork to the Black Rocks in place of Isaac Roberts and have the following hands to work: John Graham, Thomas Graham, Michael Phillips and Hugh Moore's hands.

      1840 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 198
      John Stuart
      (30-40) 1M
      (20-30) 1F
      (10-15) 1M 1F
      (5-10) 1M 2F
      (0-5) 1F

      1840, Dec 2 -- Land Grant #3144, Moore County, NC
      John Stewart received 18 acres located east of McLendons Creek adjoining John B. Kelly, Rogers, William Vuncannon and Phillips. Jessey F. Muse and Samuel D. Stewart were chain carriers.

      1844, Jul 24 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 44
      Ordered that Alexander T. Muse be appointed overseer of the road from the old road that led by Jesse Rogers Senr.'s house to a hickory in Bird Davis' old field and have the following hands to work: William Vuncannon, William A. Phillips, John Stewart, John Jackson, John D. Ritter, Lewis H. Ritter, Leroy J. Muse, Lauchlin B. Kelly, Alexander J. McKinnon, Samuel J. Jackson, George G. Muse and Angus J. McKinnon.

      1845, Aug 1 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 211
      Ordered that Kindred Dowd be appointed overseer of the road from the old road by Jesse Rogers Senr.'s house to a hickory in the Bird Davis old field and have the following hands to work: Alexr. T. Muse, William Vuncannon, William A. Phillips, John Stewart, John Jackson, John D. Ritter, Lewis H. Ritter, Leroy H. Muse, Lauchlin Kelly, Alexander H. McKinnon, Samuel J. Jackson, George G. Muse, Angus J. McKinnon and Wm. Gilmore.

      1845, Oct 28 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 227-228
      Deed from John Stewart to George Stewart acknowledged

      1845, Oct 31 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 241
      Ordered that Alexander T. Muse be appointed overseer of the road from the old road by Jesse Rogers Senr.'s House to a hickory in the Bird Davis old field and work the following hands: William Vuncannon, Wilson A. Phillips, John Stewart, John Jackson, John D. Ritter, Lewis H. Ritter, Leroy H. Muse, Lauchlin Kelly, Samuel J. Jackson, George G. Muse, Angus J. McKinnon and William Gilmore.

      1846 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC, District 2
      John Stuart listed 224 acres valued at $800 and 1 white poll on McLendons Creek

      1848 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Stewart listed 224 acres valued at $800 located in District 2 on McLendons Creek

      1850 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 245
      John Stuart 45 M, Farmer, $800 Real Estate, Born in NC
      Dicy Stuart 40 F, Born in NC
      Elias Stuart 17 M, Farmer, Born in NC
      Sarah Stuart 15 F, Born in NC
      Margaret Stuart 11 F, Born in NC
      Ellen Stuart 9 F, Born in NC
      Martha Stuart 7 F, Born in NC
      Mary E. Stuart 4 F, Born in NC
      Catherine Stuart 1 F, Born in NC

      1850 -- Agricultural Census, Moore County, NC Page 991
      John Stuart listed 50 acres Improved, 180 acres Unimproved valued at $800

      1850 -- Census, Slave Schedule, Moore County, NC
      Owner - John Stuart
      40 F, Black
      4 M, Black
      2 F, Black

      1852 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Stuart listed 235 acres valued at $800 located in District 3

      1853 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Stuart listed 258 acres valued at $800 located in District 2 on McLendons Creek

      1854 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Stewart listed 230 acres valued at $800 located in District 2

      1855 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Stewart listed 275 acres valued at $1500 located in District 2 on McLennons Creek

      1856 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Stuart listed 200 acres valued at $1100 located in District 2 on McLennons Creek

      1856, Dec 17 -- Deed Book 4 Page 462, Moore County, NC
      Lauchlin Kelly deeded John Stewart 84.5 acres located on McLendons Creek adjoining his own line and the road from Dowd's to Carthage. A.H. McNeill was a witness.

      1858 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      John Stuart listed 368 acres valued at $1840 located in District 2 on McLendons Creek

      1860 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 396, Carthage Post Office
      John Stewart 54 M, Farmer, $1400 Real Estate, $1000 Personal Property, Born in NC
      Dicy Stewart 48 F, Born in NC
      Margaret Stewart 20 F, Born in NC
      Ellen Stewart 18 F, Born in NC
      Martha J. Stewart 16 F, Born in NC
      Mary E. Stewart 14 F, Born in NC
      Catherine Stewart 13 F, Born in NC

      1870 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 507, Carthage Township, Carthage Post Office
      John Stewart 65 M, Farmer, $1000 Real Estate, $500 Personal Property, Born in NC
      Diannah Stewart 60 F, Born in NC
      Margaret Stewart 31 F, Born in NC
      Ellen Stewart 29 F, Born in NC

      1873, Oct 1 -- Deed Book 4 Page 463-465
      John Stuart deeded Elias Stuart 200 acres on McLendons Creek and the Mill Swamp adjoining heirs of Alex. Kelly, Lauchlin Kelly, W.D. Dowd, Phillips and the Dowd Road. A.H. McNeill was a witness.

      1878, Aug 22 -- Deed Book 3 Page 419-420
      John Stuart deeded Margaret Stuart and Ellen Stuart 150 acres on McLendons Creek and Mill Swamp (being tract where I know live except for the tract deeded to Elias Stuart) adjoining Kelly, Elias Stuart and land deeded from Lauchlin Kelly to John Stuart. A.H. McNeill was a witness.

      1880 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 214, Carthage Township
      John Stuart 75 M, Head, Widowed, Farmer, Old Age, Born in NC, Father & Mother Born in PA
      Margaret Stuart 40 F, Dau, Single, Keeps House, Born in NC, Father & Mother Born in NC
      Ellen Stuart 37 F, Dau, Single, At Home, Born in NC, Father & Mother Born in NC

      1885, Aug 6/Oct 7 -- Will Book D Page 332-334
      Will of John Stuart, Dec'd. Heirs: daughters Nancy Oats (widow of P.Y. Oats), Martha Jane Stutts (wife of Dempsey Stutts), Mary E. Maness (wife of Thomas Maness), Catherine Sinclair (wife of Danl. M. Sinclair), Sarah A. Sinclair, son Elias Stuart, daughters Margaret Stuart and Ellen Stuart. Land to be sold and divided among heirs: 300 acres located on Bever Creek adjoining heirs of Hugh Cameron, Arch Cameron and J.A. Cameron where Elias Stuart formerly lived. Executors: Son-in-laws Daniel M. Sinclair and Dempsey Stutts. Witnesses: J.B. Cole, A.H. McNeill and Wm. Black. Probated 19 Dec 1889.
    Person ID I02489  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2022 

    DNA Tests  33 DNA tests are associated with John Stewart 

    Father Edward Stuart,   b. 24 Jul 1767, Orange County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1830  (Age > 64 years) 
    Mother Mary McPherson,   b. 3 Jul 1767,   d. 12 May 1842, Fayette County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 13 Feb 1787 
    Documents
    1948 Article, Stewart Clan Magazine
    1948 Article, Stewart Clan Magazine
    Histories
    Stewart/Stuart Family History - Samuel Stuart and Jane Dickey
    Stewart/Stuart Family History - Samuel Stuart and Jane Dickey
    Much of the information comes from a 1859 paper written by Edward (Ned) Stewart, Jr.
    Family ID F0969  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dianna J. "Dicy" Riddle,   b. 5 Aug 1811,   d. 26 Jan 1875  (Age 63 years) 
    Children 
       1. Male Samuel D. Stewart,   b. 1828, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1853, Fayette County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
    Mourning Ingram  m. 5 Apr 1852
    +  2. Female Nancy Stewart,   b. Apr 1829,   d. 29 Apr 1910, Fayetteville, Cumberland County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
    Parham Y. Oats  (Age < 87 years)
    +  3. Male Elias W. Stewart,   b. 5 Jan 1833, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1910, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Catherine Lawhon  (Age 20 years)  m. 12 Oct 1855   
    Matilda Everett  (Age 34 years)  m. 26 Aug 1858   
    Sarah Frances Pearce  (Age 77 years)  m. Apr 1877
    +  4. Female Sarah Ann Stewart,   b. 10 May 1835, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1912, Hamlet, Richmond County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Duncan F. Sinclair  (Age 75 years)  m. 5 Jul 1855
       5. Female Margaret Stewart,   b. 31 Jan 1838, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1921, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
       6. Female Ellen Stewart,   b. 18 Aug 1840, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1917, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +  7. Female Martha Jane Stewart,   b. 15 Mar 1843,   d. 19 Apr 1934  (Age 91 years)
    Dempsey C. Stutts  (Age ~ 72 years)
    +  8. Female Mary Eliza Stewart,   b. 26 Nov 1845, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1897  (Age 51 years)
    Thomas P. Maness  (Age 66 years)  m. 18 Aug 1861
    +  9. Female Catherine Stewart,   b. 1 Jul 1848, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1919, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Daniel M. Sinclair  (Age 79 years)  m. Abt 1862
     10. Male John Edward Stewart,   b. 17 Mar 1851,   d. 1 Dec 1851  (Age 0 years)
     11. Male J. William Stewart,   b. 19 Mar 1854,   d. 3 Apr 1854  (Age 0 years)
    Documents
    1885 Will Book D Page 332-335, Moore County, NC - John Stewart
    1885 Will Book D Page 332-335, Moore County, NC - John Stewart
    Family ID F0855  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - John Stewart/Dicy Riddle Homeplace, Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Dec 1889 - Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Carthage, Moore County, NC at Carthage United Methodist Church Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1917 Death Certificate, Moore County, NC - Ellen Stewart
    1917 Death Certificate, Moore County, NC - Ellen Stewart
    1921 Death Certificate, Moore County, NC - Margaret Stewart
    1921 Death Certificate, Moore County, NC - Margaret Stewart
    1890 Obituary, Raleigh Christian Advocate - John Stewart
    1890 Obituary, Raleigh Christian Advocate - John Stewart

    Headstones
    John Stewart
    John Stewart
    Son of Edward Stuart and Mary McPherson
    Stewart Plot
    Stewart Plot
    John Stewart, Dicy Riddle, John Edward Stewart, J. William Stewart

    Histories
    Moore County, NC DNA Project
    Moore County, NC DNA Project
    DNA Results and Analysis for Moore County families including Allen, Barrett, Bean, Brewer, Britt, Brown, Burns, Caddell, Cagle, Carpenter, Caviness, Chriscoe, Cockman, Cole, Comer, Davis, Deaton, Dunn, Furr, Garner, Hancock, Hardin, Hare, Horner, Hunsucker, Hussey, Jackson, Kennedy, Key, Kidd, Lawrence, Maness, McIntosh, McNeill, Melton, Monroe, Moore, Morgan, Muse, Nall, Phillips, Richardson, Riddle, Ritter, Sanders, Seawell, Sheffield, Smith, Stewart, Stutts, Sullivan, Wallace, Welch, Williams, Williamson and Wright