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James Sainsing

Male 1720 - 1766  (~ 46 years)


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  • Name James Sainsing 
    • It has been suggested that James Sainsing entered America at the Port of Alexandria, VA.
    Born ca 1720 
    Gender Male 
    Property, Real 25 Jun 1747  Granville, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Francis Wallis of Amelia Co, NC to James Sansing of Granville Co, NC for 26 pounds for 200 acres on Joseph Anderson's, esq., line and said Wallis' patent line bearing date 11 Apr 1745. Witness: William Clark. 
    • Joseph W. Watson, ed. Abstracts of The Early Deeds of Granville County, North Carolina, 1746-1765 (Spartanburg, SC: The Reprint Company, Pub., 1993), 4. [Granville Co Deed Book A, pp 37-38]
    Property, Real 1 May 1750  Granville, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Frances Person of Surry Co. to James Sainsing of Granville Co, for 35 pounds, 200 acres on the north side of Fishing Creek on Joseph Anderson's line. Witness: William and Joseph Person. 
    • Joseph W. Watson, ed. Abstracts of The Early Deeds of Granville County, North Carolina, 1746-1765 (Spartanburg, SC: The Reprint Company, Pub., 1993), 27. [Granville Co Deed Book A, pp 516-518]
    Military 1754  Granville Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Listed in Capt. Daniel Harris' company of Granville Co. Militia.  
    Property, Real 10 May 1755  Granville Co, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Land Grant for James Sainsing
    Land Grant for James Sainsing
    Received a Land Grant #212 from Lord Granville for 400 acres of land on both sides of Buffelow Creek. The area became Warren Co, NC in 1779.
    Property, Real 28 Jul 1755  Granville, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    James Sainsing to Francis Capps for 10 pounds, 400 acres on head of Bufalough Branch taken up by Sensing in Granville Co, NC in Duke's line. Witness: Will Person and Samuel Manggum. 
    • Joseph W. Watson, ed. Abstracts of The Early Deeds of Granville County, North Carolina, 1746-1765 (Spartanburg, SC: The Reprint Company, Pub., 1993), 66-67. [Granville Co Deed Book B, p 527]
    Property, Real 20 Nov 1756  Granville, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    John Jones of Edgecombe Co to James Sainsing of Granville Co. for 8 pounds, 130 acres on Thomas Turner's line, John Jones's. Witness: John Steel and James Goodwin. 
    • Joseph W. Watson, ed. Abstracts of The Early Deeds of Granville County, North Carolina, 1746-1765 (Spartanburg, SC: The Reprint Company, Pub., 1993), 83. [Granville Co Deed Book C, pp 218-219]
    Property, Real 29 Nov 1760  Granville, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Grant to James Sainsing for 171 acres in Granville Co, NC at his own line. 
    • Joseph W. Watson, ed. Abstracts of The Early Deeds of Granville County, North Carolina, 1746-1765 (Spartanburg, SC: The Reprint Company, Pub., 1993), 141. [Granville Co Deed Book D, pp 157-158]
    Property, Real 1 Mar 1762  Granville, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Grant to James Sansing for 700 acres on Smith Creek, on Wade's and on Benton's lines, at Jeffreys' corner. 
    • Joseph W. Watson, ed. Abstracts of The Early Deeds of Granville County, North Carolina, 1746-1765 (Spartanburg, SC: The Reprint Company, Pub., 1993), 267. [Granville Co Deed Book G, pp 153-154]
    Friends, Acquaintances, Neighbors 20 May 1763  Granville, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Thomas Turner sold land to Francis Capps that was adjacent to James Sainsing, Clement Arledge, John Langston and James Smart. Witness: John Smart and Joshua Capps. 
    • Joseph W. Watson, ed. Abstracts of The Early Deeds of Granville County, North Carolina, 1746-1765 (Spartanburg, SC: The Reprint Company, Pub., 1993), 250. [Granville Co Deed Book B, pp 450-451]
    Will 15 Aug 1764  Bute Co, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Will not probated until the August court of 1766. He listed his wife, Margaret. He gave land to each of his sons, Peter, James & Charles. His daughters were Lucretia, Susannah & Mildred. 
    Died ca Aug 1766  Bute Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Court Minutes Nov 1768  Bute Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Brent Howard Holcomb. Bute County, North Carolina Minutes of the Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, 1767-1779 (Columbia, SC: Brent H. Holcomb, 1988), 30. [Original page 48] [Note: Bute County was formed in 1764 from Granville; abolished in 1779. Earliest records are missing. The extant minutes in this book were taken from the North Carolina Archives microfilm roll C.105.30001 by the author]
    Application for Executrix of the Last Will & Testament of James Sainsing
    Application for Executrix of the Last Will & Testament of James Sainsing
    Margaret Sainsing came into Court and was Qualified as executrix of the Last will & Testament of James Sainsing dec'd and Letters Testamentary Granted her & C.
    Court Minutes Feb 1769  Bute Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Brent Howard Holcomb. Bute County, North Carolina Minutes of the Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, 1767-1779 (Columbia, SC: Brent H. Holcomb, 1988), 35. [Original page 56]
    Inventory of James Saintsing's Estate
    Inventory of James Saintsing's Estate
    The Inventory of the Estate of James Sainsing dece'd returned by Margaret Sainsing his Executrix, on Oath and Ordered to be Recorded.

    Two feather beds and furniture
    Old ticken with some feathers in it
    Chears and chear frame (chairs)
    Wollen wheal and cards and one flax wheal (wheel)
    Pot and Pot rack and skillet
    Chest and one box
    Dishes, two bassoons (basins) , 4 plates and 12 spoons & tin pan ___?
    Old ax (axe) and one pair iron wedges __? Smoothin iron (smoothing) & weedin hoe &
    One grubbin hoe and one plow hoe.
    2 Reap hooks
    One parcel shoemaker tools
    Gun
    Water Pales (pails) and washin tub and two trays
    Sifter and sieve
    White mug
    Caskes (casks?) and table
    4 forkes and 5 knives
    7 head of cattel
    14 head of hogs
    1 mare and 1 horse
    2 wheat sifters
    1 drawin knife and augre
    1 cows? Bell and 1 small bell
    1 parcel of books
    1 tea canister
    2 powder in tubs and bedstead

    her
    Margaret M Sainsing [seal]
    mark

    Bute County February Court 1769
    This Inventory was returned into Court by Margaret Sainsing the Executrix on Oath, and the same is ordered to be Recorded. Test. Ben McCulloch, C.C.
    Person ID I118  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2020 

    Father Johan Henrich Sensing,   b. ca 1675, Borgholzhausen, Gutersloh, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Anna Elsabein Schirenbeck 
    Family ID F12697  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret [Knight],   b. ca 1720, Surry Co, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1768, Bute Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Married ca 1738  Surry Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Peter Sansing,   b. ca 1736, Surry Co, Virginia, British America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1790, Warren Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years)
     2. Mildred Sansing,   b. ca 1739, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Lucretia Sansing,   b. 22 Sep 1740, Surry Co, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1741, Virginia, British America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. James Sansing,   b. 7 Mar 1743, Surry Co, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1790, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     5. William Sansing,   b. 17 Feb 1744, Surry Co, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1764  (Age 19 years)
     6. John Sansing,   b. 17 Feb 1744, Surry Co, Virginia, British America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1764, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
     7. Susannah Sansing,   b. ca 1745, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Charles Sansing,   b. ca 1746, Bertie Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca Nov 1831, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)
    Last Modified 31 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F72  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Listed in Capt. Daniel Harris' company of Granville Co. Militia. - 1754 - Granville Co, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - ca Aug 1766 - Bute Co, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCourt Minutes - Nov 1768 - Bute Co, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCourt Minutes - Feb 1769 - Bute Co, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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