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Simon HADLEY

Male 1737 - 1803  (66 years)


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  • Name Simon HADLEY 
    Born 05 Mar 1737  Mill Creek Hundred, New Castle, DE Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Tax Between 1771 and 1772  , Surry, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1786  , Surry, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Will Dated 01 Mar 1803  , Surry, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 24 Mar 1803  Yadkinville, Surry, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Yadkinville, Yadkin, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Deep Creek Cem
    Person ID I2064  Boyd / Villines Genealogy
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2015 

    Father Joshua HADLEY,   b. 06 Mar 1702, Moate, Westmeath, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1760, Cane Creek, Orange, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Patience BROWN,   b. 25 May 1712, Nottingham, Chester, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1783, , Alamance, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 1735  , New Castle, DE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1289  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bridget FOOTE,   b. 17 Apr 1732, Mill Creek Hundred, New Castle, DE Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1807, Yadkinville, Surry, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 18 Mar 1756  Wilmington, New Castle, DE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Simon HADLEY,   b. 06 Oct 1765, Deep River, Guilford, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Oct 1831, , Surry, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)  []
     2. Ruth HADLEY,   b. 11 May 1770, Deep River, Guilford, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1852, Deep River, Guilford, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  []
     3. Rachel HADLEY,   b. 16 May 1773, Deep River, Guilford, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1775, Deep River, Guilford, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)  []
     4. Margaret HADLEY,   b. 23 Apr 1764, Deep River, Guilford, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1846, , Surry, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  []
     5. Thomas HADLEY,   b. 25 Dec 1756, Deep River, Guilford, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1822, Deep Creek, Surry, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  []
     6. Ann HADLEY,   b. 24 Mar 1759, Deep River, Guilford, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1841, , Warren, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  []
     7. Patience HADLEY,   b. 02 Oct 1761, Deep River, Guilford, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1803  (Age > 43 years)  []
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F783  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 1786 Capt Wright's District Surry NC State Census
      pg 2 Col 1

      Simon Hadley
      1 wht male 21-60
      4 wt male under 21 or over 60
      4 wht females

      next door is Thomas Hadley
      1 wt male 21-60
      1 wt male <21 or >60
      5 females

      Cane Creek Monthly Meeting
      1779, 6, 5. p. 391, Joshua & Simon Hadley, s Thomas, disowned for having joined the present commotion so far as to appear in a warlike manner.
      1779, 10, 2. Simon Hadley condemned for taking an affirmation of Fidelity under the present unsettled state of public affairs.

      Descendants of Simon Hadley qualify for membership in the Daughters of the American Revoluation based on his Patriotic Service.

      Surry Co, NC Deed Book B, p. 12-13. 3 April 1780. NC Grant to Simon Hadley 640 acres both sides south fork Deep Creek; agreed lines with Thomas Bagley & David Crafford, crossing Mill Creek.

      Surry Co, NC Deed Book B p. 295-296. 11 December 1783. Simon Hadley to Thomas Hadley 5 shippings. 310 acres. N fork Deep Creek adjoining Simon Hadley on North, Henry Speer, Thomas Johnson.

      Surry Co, NC Deed Book C p. 381. 9 November 1787. Grand Simon Hadley 200 acres waters N fork Deep Creek.

      Surry Co, NC Will Abstracts. 3:57. Will of Simon Hadley, Sr., 1 Mar 1803. Son Thomas to have 310 off the homeplace. Son Simon, Jr. to have 330 acres I live on. Wife Bridgett to have cleared land on N side of Creek. Four daughters. Son-in-law Thomas Lakey and wife Ann, Son-in-lawFrancis Baker & wife Patience. Son-in-law John Martin and wife Margaret. Son-in-law Joseph Marshall and wife Ruth. Grandsons John & Simon Martin, sons of John Martin, Sr. to have 200 acres adjoining George D. Holcomb on Deep Creek. Executors: sons Thomas & Simon. Wit: Joshua Hadley, Daniel Hough, Moses Adams. Proven by Hough and Adams. Rec. May Court 1803. (Note: Simon Hadley was a birthright Quaker.)

  • Sources 
    1. [S168] Surry Co, NC Wills 1771 - 1827, Linn, Jo White, (Name: Clearfield Co; Location: Baltimore, MD; Date: 1992;), p 115.

    2. [S166] North Carolina Taxpayers 1701-1786, Clarence Ratcliff, (Name: Gen Pub Co; Location: Baltimore, MD; Date: 1984;), p 84.

    3. [S169] State Census of NC 1784 - 1787, Register, Alvaretta, (Name: Gen Pub Co; Location: Baltimore, NC; Date: 1973;), p 152.