John M. Myrick

Male 1785 - 1870  (85 years)


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  • Name John M. Myrick 
    Born 1785 
    Gender Male 
    _MILT War of 1812 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 12 Nov 1870 
    Notes 
    • 1830 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 473
      John Myrick
      (40-50) 1M
      (30-40) 1F
      (10-15) 1M 1F
      (5-10) 1M 1F
      (0-5) 2M

      1850 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 225
      1860 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 183-B & 187

      1851, Feb 20 -- War of 1812 Pension, File WO 28663 WC 27594, John Myrick
      John Myrick (age 66) applied for bounty land for his service in the War of 1812. On 11 Jul 1855, he applied for additional bounty land stating had received 80 acres which he had legally disposed of and is applying for the additional land he is due under the Act of 3 Mar 1855. He served under Captain Issac Sullivan. Edward Stuart and Robert L. Purvis provided supporting statements for his claim. On 29 Jun 1878, Peggy Myrick (age 85), widow of John Myrick, resident of Prosperity Post Office (12 miles from the courthouse in Carthage), applied for a widows's pension. John Myrick and Peggy Garner were married in Moore County, NC on 15 Dec 1815 by James Gaines JP. A copy of the original marriage bond dated 18 Dec 1815 was produced with Moses Myrick and Alexr. Carroll as bondsmen. John Myrick died 12 Nov 1870 in Moore County, NC. Lewis G. Maness (age 62) and William D. Ritter (age 40) attested to her marriage and that they had known her for 40 and 25 years respectively. On 15 Sep 1879, Peggy Myrick reapplied for a pension with John Ritter (age 63) and Lewis G. Maness (age 62) as supporting witnesses. Also included in the file was a discharge receipt dated 1 Dec 1813 from Captain John L. Leonard stating that John Mirick tracked down and delivered William Wilson, a deserter from Captain Sullivan's company, to Deep Water Point near Fort Johnston, NC and Mirick was hereby discharged.
    Person ID I06691  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2019 

    DNA Tests  6 DNA tests are associated with John M. Myrick 

    Father Francis Myrick,   b. Jul 1758, Warren County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1842, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Mother Susannah Carroll,   d. 19 Jan 1840 
    Married c1782  Warren County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1832, Jun 7 -- Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty, File R7547, Francis Myrick
      Francis Myrick [age 74], Moore County, NC resident, applied for a pension. Myrick stated that he was born in Warren County in Jul 1758. Moses Myrick, brother of Francis Myrick and resident of Chatham County attested to Francis Myrick's War service. On 1853, Sep 15, John Myrick, age 66, son of Francis and Susannah Myrick, attested that Francis Myrick died Jan 10, 1842 and Susannah Myrick died Jan 19, 1840. Francis and Susannah were married about 1782 in Warren County, NC. They later migrated to Moore County, NC. On 1853, Sep 10/1854, Apr 22, Alexander Carroll, age 79[1854], attests that Francis Myrick married his sister Susannah Carroll about 1785 in Warren County, NC and that Francis died in 1842 and Susannah died in 1840. Their surviving children are Moses, John, Polly, Huldah, Rebeca, Permelia and James.

      1842, Nov 1 -- Deed Book 21 Page 468-469, Moore County, NC
      Wyatt Williamson and wife Mary deeded Enoch Maness her 1/9 share of 600 acres owned by Francis Myrick Dec'd. located on Deep River adjoining James Garner and John Maness. Francis Myrick died intestate with nine children: Moses, James, John, Sally, Huldah, Rebecca, Susannah, Amelia and Mary. Hiram Williamson and Martha Williamson were witnesses.
    Family ID F2053  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret "Peggy" Garner,   b. 25 Mar 1793,   d. 24 Jul 1883  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 18 Dec 1815  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Parham Kirk Myrick,   b. 1819,   d. Bef 1870  (Age 51 years)
    +2. Barbara Ann Myrick,   b. 12 Jun 1826,   d. 3 Aug 1883  (Age 57 years)
    +3. John Montgomery Myrick,   b. 25 Mar 1828,   d. 16 Apr 1907  (Age 79 years)
    +4. Matthew P. Myrick,   b. 27 Aug 1828,   d. 27 Sep 1912  (Age 84 years)
     5. Susannah Myrick,   b. 1832
     6. William Lewis Myrick,   b. 6 Jun 1834,   d. 31 Mar 1904  (Age 69 years)
    +7. Margaret Myrick,   b. 25 May 1837,   d. 20 Oct 1906  (Age 69 years)
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F2221  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Documents
    1841 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3182 - Jeremiah Williams
    1841 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3182 - Jeremiah Williams

    Histories
    1846 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9 (Partial)
    1846 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9 (Partial)
    Partial List. Potentially list of insolvents. Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1849 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9
    1849 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.