Jennet K. Smith

Female 1797 - 1881  (84 years)


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  • Name Jennet K. Smith 
    Born 1797  Moore, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 24 Jun 1880-15 Jan 1881  Moore County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I225  Muse-Nagy
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 

    Family Daniel Hopkins Muse,   b. 13 Apr 1789, Moore, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1866, Moore, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 1814 
    Children 
     1. Muse,   b. 1817, Moore, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +2. Archibald Muse,   b. 4 Sep 1817, Moore, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1888, Garland, Arkansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [Birth]
     3. Sarah Muse,   b. 18 Mar 1819, Moore, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Arkansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +4. Stephen S. Muse, Esq.,   b. Abt 1821, Moore, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1876, Sulphur Township, Montgomery, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years)  [Birth]
     5. Patience Muse,   b. 22 Sep 1823, Moore, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1850  (Age 26 years)  [Birth]
    +6. Jesse Arnold Muse,   b. 7 Oct 1824, Moore, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1900, Mountain Valley, Garland, Arkansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [Birth]
     7. Kindred B. Muse,   b. 1836, Moore, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 13 May 2013 
    Family ID F81  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Documents
    1847 Will Mentioning Daniel H and Jennet Muse
    1847 Will Mentioning Daniel H and Jennet Muse
    25 September 1847, Moore County, North Carolina

    The will of James Smith. James paid Daniel H Muse $10 and paid Jennet $5. James appointed his "worthy friend" Daniel to be an executor of his estate.

    FamilySearch.org, Wills, 1818-1915; indexes, 1793-1965, 1793-1965 (Moore County, North Carolina), Wills, v. B-C 1818-1881, vol. B, p. 190-191, img 351-352
    1850 US Census, Moore County, North Carolina
    1850 US Census, Moore County, North Carolina
    Daniel H. Muse-60-M-Farmer
    Jennet K. Muse-51-F
    Kindred Muse-14-M
    Patience Muse-25-F
    1860 US Census, Moore County, North Carolina
    1860 US Census, Moore County, North Carolina
    Daniel H Muse-71-M-Farmer-North Carolina
    Jennet K. Muse-63-F-North Carolina
    Kindred Muse-25-M-North Carolina
    1862 Will of Daniel H Muse
    1862 Will of Daniel H Muse
    Moore County, North Carolina, 16 June 1862

    Daniel gave all real and personal property to his wife, Jennet. After her death, his property will be sold at public sale and the proceeds will be equally divided among his five children.

    FamilySearch, North Carolina Probate Records, 1735-1970, Moore, Wills, 1853-1881, Vol. C, p. 138
    1880 US Census for Janette Muse
    1880 US Census for Janette Muse
    Carthage, Moore, North Carolina, p. 227C, ED 132

    In the household:
    Janette Muse, 83, head, widowed, born in NC
    Henry W, 21, grandson, farmer
    Ella, 16, granddaughter
    1883 Final Account of Estate Sold for D H Muse
    1883 Final Account of Estate Sold for D H Muse
    Moore County, North Carolina, 26 February 1883

    Daniel H Muse's property was sold on 15 January 1881. This is a final account of all the costs of the sale. W R Muse was the administrator.

    D H Muse's 1862 will stipulated that after his wife's death, his remaining property would be sold at public sale and the proceeds be equally divided between his five children. Daniel's wife, Jennet, must have died before 15 January 1881.

    FamilySearch.org, North Carolina Probate Records, 1735-1970, Moore County, Settlements, 1869-1896, Vol. 1, p. 293, img 187
    1884 Lane Deed for Estate of Daniel H Muse
    1884 Lane Deed for Estate of Daniel H Muse
    Moore County, North Carolina, 30 December 1884

    W R Muse was the administrator of Daniel H Muse's will. W R Muse sold all of Daniel Muse's property by public auction on 15 January 1881. L W Muse purchased 100 (150?) acres of Daniel Muse's land for $425.

    Daniel H Muse's 1862 will stipulated that after his wife's death, his remaining property would be sold at public sale and the proceeds be equally divided between his five children. Daniel's wife, Jennet, must have died before 15 January 1881.

    Note: a courthouse fire in 1889 destroyed most of the land records in Moore County. Therefore, Daniel H Muse's original purchase deed cannot be located to verify if he bought 100 or 150 acres.

    FamilySearch.org, Deeds (Moore County, North Carolina), 1889-1901; indexes, 1880-1966, 1880-1966, Record of deeds, v. 11-12 1893-1895 (film 546496), p. 582-583, img 698