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Moses Overton, Sr.,

Birthdate: (76)
Birthplace: North Carolina, United States
Death: 1839 (72-80)
Bibb County, Alabama, United States
Place of Burial: Bibb County, Alabama, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Jesse Overton and Rachel Lee Overton
Husband of Mary Overton
Father of David Overton; Jesse Overton; Moses Overton, Jr.; Nancy Paratine Sims; John Bibb Overton Sr. and 3 others
Brother of Jacob Overton; Aaron Overton; John Overton; David Overton and Jehuel Overton

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About Moses Overton, Sr.,

Circuit Court Minutes, 1826-36

Notes from 1826-1836 Circuit Court Book

(Records Book 1)

Bibb County, AL

Moses and David Overton vs Reuben Moss, injunction, 13 Nov 1826 (pages 32-36)

Moses Overton employed Francis deGraffenreid to build house in TN. DeGraffenreid moved to KY and transferred note to Thomas McLean after note had been settled. McLean sued Overton in Claiborne Co., TN. Judgment against Overton for $600. Overton paid Moss $400. Horatio G. Perry, Attorney.

Answer of Thomas McLean states that Moses Overton was to pay and deliver to said DeGraffenreid a negro girl 14 years of age. On 14 October 1807 DeGraffenreid assigned note to McLean. Original on file in Claiborne Co., TN. Frances DeGraffenreid moved to Warren Co., KY, and had since died. Exhibit A-Note signed by Moses Overton to Francis DeGraffenreid for a negro girl 14 years old to be delivered on or before 25 December 1808. Note dated 16 May 1807. Witness: Daniel Rogers. Note dated 14 October 1807 from Francis DeGraffenreid to Thomas McLean. Witness: Michael Real. Statements from Judge John L. Hardy, Benjamin Cloud, Clerk, and Joshua H. Chapman, Justice of the Peace, Claiborne Co., TN, dated 17 October 1827.

Answer of Reuben Moss states that he was employed in the fall of 1818 by McLean to collect payment. Overton paid him for McLean two horses worth not more than $200 but estimated at $225 and gave him a note with his son David Overton as security for $200.

Third Monday after fourth Monday October 1827, Hon. John Tayler presiding. Parties represented by their solicitors. Bill dismissed and injunction dissolved.

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Notes from County Court Minutes 1845

Aaron L. Overton, John B. Overton, and Mary Overton vs Garrett Furman and StClair D. McCory - p. 65

David Overton made a part of this suit as administrator of Moses Overton. Case continued until next term.

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JULY TERM 1845

David Overton, Administrator of Moses Overton, vs Garrett Freeman and Whitfield Freeman - p. 174

Jury: William Kinnaird and 11 others. Plaintiff to recover $49.93 and costs incurred.

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Notes from County Court Minutes 1841

Moses Overton vs Garrett Freeman - p. 102

Executors of Moses Overton-Aaron L. Overton, John B. Overton, and Mary Overton-said that he had departed this life since the last session of court. Plaintiffs to recover $48.52 (promissory note) and costs incurred.

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Notes from County Court Minutes 1840

Moses Overton vs Garrett Freeman - p. 83

Defendant had "departed this life" and administration of his estate had been granted Mary Overton, John Overton, and Aaron Overton. Court ordered that papers be served.

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Land Patent Surnames

OVERTON, MOSES

10/21/1834

9611

AL0820__.438

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Notes from County Court Minutes 1838

Moses Overton vs. Daniel I. or J.? Henderson - p. 1

Plaintiff failed to appear. Plaintiff "nonsuited" by court.

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Moses Overton, Sr.,'s Timeline

1763
1763
North Carolina, United States
1790
1790
Age 27
Tennessee, United States
1792
1792
Age 29
1795
1795
Age 32
Tennessee, United States
1800
1800
Age 37
Tennessee, United States
1808
1808
Age 45
Tennessee, United States
1820
1820
Age 57
Bibb County, Alabama, United States
1839
1839
Age 76
Bibb County, Alabama, United States
1839
Age 76
Bibb County, Alabama, United States