Edge. Co Db 6, page 417, deed date ? May 1792, recorded May Ct 1792, William Bracewell, the elder, Edge. Co to Joseph Armstrong, Edge. Co for 100 pounds a tract of land on the south side of Tar River containing 223 acres beginning at a pine Edmund Clark's corner tree formerly William Deloach running then 238 poles to a red oak then north 200 poles to a maple standing in a branch then down the various courses of said branch to a pine standing where the path crosses the said branch at the Beaver Dam then south to the beginning, it being part of a tract granted by Earl Granville to Hardy Williams on the fourth day of Aug 1761, signed Wm. Bracewell, wit Benj. Dicken. Abstracted 4-24-04, NCA film C.037.40011, CTC.
Transcribed by Tommy Colbert
NOTE: Sampson Newsom married Peggy, the widow of James Bracewell dec'd.
William who married Anney is the son of Richard Bracewell III.