Wayne County, North Carolina
1822 - 1828
Contains Wills, Inventories & Settlements of Estates
State of No. Carolina
In Obedience to an Order of Court of the County Court of Wayne. We the Jurors have be summoned & Sworn by the Sheriff of said County to lay off to Elziabeth Carraway Widow of John Carraway dec'd her Dower in the land of said Dec'd. WE have agreeable thereto as he above plan represents (To Wit) On both sides of Carraways Creek and Bounded as follows . . . .
In Testimony whereof we the Jurors have hereunto set our hands & seals this 16th day of January 1824.
David (mark) Edwards
Peter (mark) Andews
Andrew (mark) Massey
Wm. Raiford Shff
Feby Co. 1824
(The first name of the Reaves above is not easy to read, but after careful study it appears to be "Adam".)