The following slave data was gleaned from various
depositions contained in
Civil War pension records. These depositions were taken by a
special examiner
of the U.S. Department of Pensions. 

August 1870
RICHARD ETHRIDGE states he was formerly owned by John B.
Ethridge of Tyrell
County now *Dare County, NC.

August 1870 
FIELDS, FANNY, SAMUEL, LOVEY, JENNETTE (NETTIE), HATTIE,
NICEY, 
WILLIAM RILEY, CLARISSA, HARRIET D. and MONDAY MIDGETTE
(MIDYETTE or MIDGET)
SABRY WISE all state they were previously owned by JOHN MANN
(UNCLE JACKY)
MIDYETTE of Stumpy Point, Tyrell County, now *Dare County,
NC.

August 1870 
ZACHRIAH BAUM aka ZACHARIAH WISE states his last owner was
Thomas Baum of
Nags Head, NC now *Dare County, NC. He was previously the
husband of the
above named FANNY and father of LAWRENCE MIDGETTE (MIDYETTE,
MIDGET).

August 26, 1870 - Pasquotank County, NC 
MARIE WHITE formerly of Stumpy Point in North Carolina,
Tyrell County now
*Dare County, NC and later of Elizabeth City, Pasquotank
County, NC states
she was previously owned by Armisted White of Church's
Island, NC now Dare
County, NC.

*Dare County was established in 1870. It was formed from the
following
counties: HYDE, TYRELL and CURRITUCK 

Contributed by: "Lillian" vinnetta@worldnet.att.net

vkn 6/15/99
All Rights Reserved