Piety Hillard Pridgen

Female 1787 - 1853  (~ 66 years)


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  • Name Piety Hillard Pridgen 
    Born ca 1787  Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1790  Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    p 18. 
    1790 Census for Nash County, North Carolina, Sheet 18-19
    1790 Census for Nash County, North Carolina, Sheet 18-19
    --David Pridgen-- 2 free white males of 16 years and upward, including head of families; 1 free white male under 16; 4 free white females including heads of families; 5 slaves, total 12 household members.

    --Drury Pridgen-- 1 free white male of 16 years and upward, including head of families; 4 free white females including heads of families, total 5 household members.

    Jesse Pridgen, 3 free white males under 16, 1 free white male 16 and over, 5 free white free females, 4 slaves, total 13 household members.
    Census 1800  Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Halifax twp, p 115. 
    1800 Census for Nash County, North Carolina, Hallifax, Sheet 115
    1800 Census for Nash County, North Carolina, Hallifax, Sheet 115
    --Jesse Pridgen-- 1 free white male under 10, 2 free white males 10-15, 1 free white males 16 thru 25, 1 free white male 45 and over; 1 free white females under 10, 1 free white females 16-25, 1 free white females 45 and over; 1 slave, 4 household members under 16; 2 household members over 25; Total Household members was 9.

    --Drewey Pridgen-- 1 free white males 26 thru 44, 4 free white females under 10, 2 free white females 10-15, 1 free white female 26-44, 6 household members under 16; 2 household members over 25; Total Household members was 9.

    --Hardy Pridgen-- 2 free white males under 10, 2 free white males 10-15, 1 free white males 26 thru 44, 4 free white females 16-25, 2 slaves, 6 household members under 16; 2 household members over 25; Total Household members was 9.
    Census 1810  Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    p 646 
    1810 Census for Nash County, North Carolina, Sheet 646
    1810 Census for Nash County, North Carolina, Sheet 646
    --Joseph Jacob Cockrell--free white males 26-44: 1, free white females under 10: 1, free white females 16-25: 1, Slaves: 1, total under 16: 1; total over 25: 1; total persons: 4.
    Circuit Court Feb 1821  Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sparlin B. Lewis ordered to pay support to Piety Cockrell for illegitimate child for which he is reputed to be the father. [Illegitimate Children of Nash Co, NC 1787 to 1833] 
    Circuit Court May 1821  Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sparlin B. Lewis ordered to pay support to Piety Cockrell for illegitimate child for which he is reputed to be the father. [Illegitimate Children of Nash Co, NC 1787 to 1833] 
    Circuit Court May 1822  Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sparlin B. Lewis ordered to pay support to Piety Cockrell for illegitimate child for which he is reputed to be the father. David Ricks & Nicholas Lewis, securities.[Illegitimate Children of Nash Co, NC 1787 to 1833] 
    Misc 5 Mar 1838  Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Piety Cockrell was a daughter of Drewry Pridgen, decd; Sarah Pridgen was thewidow of said Drewry Pridgen. 
    • Joseph W. Watson. Kinfolks of Nash County, North Carolina, 1778-1854 (Durham, NC: Fisher-Harrison Corp., 1979), 176. [Nash County Deed Book 17-11]
    Probate 1835-1847  Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Drewry Pridgen, Estate. Sales by Samuel W. W. Vick and William A. Pridgen, exrs, June 10, 1835, June 15, 1835, and Aug 31, 1835. Sally Pridgen principal buyer. Account current and settlement, May term 1837, named heirs: Vincent Cockrell and Archibald Cockrell (wards of Josiah Vick), Willie Bone, Irvin Carter, William A. Pridgen, Nancy Lindsey, Piety Cockrell, Drew Pridgen, John C. Taylor, and Dinah Pridgen. Another sale held by William A. Pridgen, exr Aug 17, 1847, Feb term 1848. Sale of negroes held Nov 10, 1847, and shares of proceeds paid to John C. Taylor, B. H. Blount as admr of the estate of Josiah Vick, decd, Archibald Cockrell, and Dinah Pridgen. 
    Census 1850  Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    p 300A, dwelling/family 761/767, cannot read, b. North Carolina; enumerated 24 Sep 1850 by J. M. Taylor. 
    1850 Census for Nash County, North Carolina, Sheet 300A
    1850 Census for Nash County, North Carolina, Sheet 300A
    Cockerel, William......33...head
    ________, Mary.........29...wife
    ________, Nancy E...... 8...daughter
    ________, Julia A...... 6...daughter
    ________, George H..... 3...son
    ________, William F.... 0...son
    ________, Piety........61...mother
    Taylorne, Pest.........24...slave
    Died Sep 1853  Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Misc 29 Sep 1853  Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    William Cockrell was the son of Piety Cockrell. 
    • Joseph W. Watson. Kinfolks of Nash County, North Carolina, 1778-1854 (Durham, NC: Fisher-Harrison Corp., 1979), 232. [Nash County Deed Book 20-556]
    Buried E. H. Cockrell Cemetery, Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I390  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 23 Aug 2020 

    Father Drewry Pridgen,   b. ca 1757, Nash Co, North Carolina, British America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1835, Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Mother Sarah Creekmore,   b. ca 1763, Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1836, Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Married ca 1783  Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F178  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Joseph Jacob Cockrell,   b. ca 1780, Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1819, Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Married Bef 1809  North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Nancy Cockrell,   b. ca 1809, Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1810, Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 1 years)
    +2. Sarah B. Cockrell,   b. ca 1820, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1900, Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years)
    +3. Elisha Henry Cockrell,   b. 6 Apr 1811, Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1900, Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    +4. William Longbottoms Cockrell,   b. ca 1817, Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1899, Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years)
    +5. Elizabeth Cockrell,   b. ca 1818, Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1900, Nash Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F157  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Calvin Richardson,   b. ca 1802, Johnston Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1871, Johnston Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Children 
    +1. William Abijah Richardson,   b. 28 May 1828, Johnston Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1891, Wake Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F15131  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart