┌── Jacob Hinshaw │ 1710-1796 ┌── Thomas Hinshaw ────┤ │ c1749-1825 │ │ └── Rebecca Mackey │ c1716-1796 Elizabeth Hinshaw ────┤ B: 1778 │ D: c1860 │ └── Hannah Seasfield c1745-1835 M: Nicholas Crickmore
|Elizabeth Hinshaw [ID 03921]||Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view:|
Born 17781 [about 18082].
She married Nicholas Crickmore3 [Nicholas Creekmore4, Nicholas Creedmore1], Mar 13 18283, Surry County, North Carolina3.
Nicholas, son of Caleb Creekmore & Olive Keeter, was born about 1800, Norfolk County, Virginia.4,5
A marriage bond was recorded for Elizabeth Hinshaw & Nicholas Crickmore on March 13, 1828, Surry County, North Carolina.6 The recorded bondsman was Caleb Crickmore (apparently Nicholas' father).5 Note that the exact marriage date is uncertain - they were probably married the same day of the marriage bond or within a very few days, as was typical.
Nicholas died before 1850.10
Elizabeth (apparently widowed) was shown in the 1850 census, Surry County, North Carolina, as follows:2
Elizabeth Hinshaw died about 1860.11
Elizabeth died intestate (without a will) and her friend William Lindsey was appointed administrator of her estate:11
State of North Carolina Court of Common Pleas and Quarters
Yadkin County Sessions April Term 1860
The petition of Wm., M. Lindsey Administrator of Elizabeth Creekmore respectfully showeth unto the worshipful Justices of Said Court, that he qualified as administrator of the said Elizabeth Creekmore at the present term of this Court - This petitioner further showeth that from the best information & knowledge which he has been able to obtain the debts due from the deceased amount to not less than one hundred dollars & he is of the opinion that the charges of the administration will amount to twenty or twenty five dollars - Your petitioner further showeth that the personal estate of the intestate, according to the best of his opinion & judgment is worth not more than twenty dollars - Your petitioner further showeth that she possessed in fee simple of a tract of land situated in said county, adjoining the lands of Benjamin Sparks, Henry Cheek & others & containing about fifty acres, more or less, to the value of two dollars per acre that to petitioners knowledge she owned no other real estate & that said lands after her death descended to her children Caleb Creekmore of full age - Josephus & Lucinda Creekmore & the children of Columbus Creekmore of whom the names are not known but hereafter to be added without guardian infants under the age of twenty one years - Your petitionaer further Ordered of the court that the Clerk of this court be appointed guardian pendente [bile?] session - [...] here in this petition to defend their rights in this suit...............
Wm. M. Lindsey Admr.
vs. Caleb Creekmore & others
Pet. for the Sale of Real Estate
Miles M. Crowles Atty.
of the whole of said lands is necessary to enable him to pay the debts of his intestate in the charges of his administration
To the end therefore that said tract of land may be sold by your petitioner under a decree of the court upon such terms as your worship may direct and that the proceeds of the sale may constitute assets in his hands for the payment of debts & charges of Amdr. may it please your worship to cause a subpoena with a copy of this petition to be issues against the said Caleb Creekmore & the said Minor heirs of this intestate commanding them Ac. And your petitioner will ever pray
Miles M. Crowles Atty. for [...]
Subscribed & sworn to in open court this 3rd day of April 1860
Wm. M. Lindsey
S S Martin Clk.
Will Lindsey Adm.
Caleb Creekmore and others
Pet to Sell Land
To July Term 1860
Inst. of the claims against the Estate of Elizabeth Creekmore Decd.
Returned at Oct. Term 1860 by Wm. M. Lindsey Adm. -
Due John Harp - For making coffin $1.50
Due John Haney - On Account $2.00
Due Jemima Benge - On Account $6.00
Due Hampton L. Cockerham - On account for medical attendance $35.00
Due Wm. Pettyjohn -On account .66
Due E.C. Roughton - indefinite .27
CLAIMS AGAINST THE ESTATE
AN INVENTORY OF THE PERSONAL PROPERTY OF ELIZABETH CREEKMORE (DECEASED) WHICH CAME INTO THE HANDS OF Mr. Wm.. LINDSEY HER ADMR.
1 bed and bedstead of furniture
Sale List of the personal property of Elizabeth Creekmore (decd.)
April 28th 1860
1 Cow $11.00
1 Cupboard $1.00
1 Chest .25
1 Bed bedstead and furniture $5.00
1 skillet & 1 Oven .30
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