Robert Thomas Locklear

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Robert Thomas Locklear

Birthdate:
Birthplace: England
Death: Died in Edgecombe County, North Carolina, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Nicholas Locklear and Hannah Locklear
Husband of Mary Ann Locklear; Elizabeth Locklear and Sarah Locklear
Father of Thomas Locklear; Randall Locklear; Benet / Bennett Locklear; Major Locklear; William Locklear and 9 others

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About Robert Thomas Locklear

http://lumbee-genealogy.org/locklear.htm

1685 8 August: "Robert Locklear came over on the ship called "Blessing" from England to Charleston, SC. He was probably an indentured servant of Stephen Bull at Charleston, SC. Captain John (Jack) Barnwell and Captain Stephen Bull came into this area for fight the Tuscarora Indians. Captain Bull was the Commander of a company of Indians. As a reward for his service, Robert Locklier received land in Edgecombe County, NC and Indian slaves from the market at Boston, Charleston, etc. The local Indians would have escapted at that time. Robert had two sons, John and Major Locklier. He lived in Quanky Creek in Edgecombe County, NC. In 1738, Major and Dudley Locklier were in court in Edgecombe County, NC. He was also a landowner in Upper South Carolina which is now a part of Robeson County, NC".

Robert Locklear's Children: John, Margaret, Sarah, Rachel, Mary, and Major

1738, Dec. 10. Robert Lockalear is mentioned as a legatee in Benjamin Rawlings’ will in Edgecombe precinct p. 306. Rawlings allowed him to purchase the plantation he was then living on for 10 pounds. Abstract of N.C. Wills 1690-1760.

1749:ABSTRACTS OF DEEDS EDGECOMBE PRECENCT, EDGECOMBE CO., N.C. 1732-1758

Robert Locklere of Edge. Co. to John Locklere of Edge. Co. 24 May 1749 for the love and affection I bear unto my dutiful son all my goods and chattles with this proviso: that sd. son shall maintain myself and his mother during our lives. Wit: Nathaniel Cooper, William Cooper. Reg. Edge. Co. May Ct. 1749 B. Wynns C. Ct.

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Robert Thomas Locklear's Timeline

1685
August 8, 1685
England
1722
1722
Age 36
1724
1724
Age 38
1730
1730
Age 44
1730
Age 44
Robeson, North Carolina, USA
1733
1733
Age 47
Edgecombe, Edgecombe, North Carolina, USA
1740
1740
Age 54
1749
May 24, 1749
Age 63
Edgecombe County, North Carolina, United States
1749
Age 63
1749
Age 63