Gilbert Nowell

Gilbert Nowell

Male Abt 1760 - 1814

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  • Name  Gilbert Nowell 
    Born  Abt 1760  , Anne Arundel, MD, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  Oct 1814  , Lincoln, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I17488  All Family Connections
    Last Modified  19 May 2013 

    Family 1  Nancy Jane Benson,   b. 1782, , , MD, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1870, , Madison, AL, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  28 Aug 1803  , Rowan, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Sarah A. Nowell,   b. 1810, , , NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  2 Oct 2007 
    Family ID  F5474  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Ann Jones,   b. 1770, , Anne Arundel, MD, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1801, , Anne Arundel, MD, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  21 Feb 1789  , Anne Arundel, MD, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • message posted on Nowell Family Forum 31 Mar 2005 by geneposter #630

      MD Marriages 1655-1850:
      Name: «b»Gilbert«/b» Nowell
      Date: 21 Feb 1789
      Spouse: Ann Jones
      County: Anne Arundel
    Children 
     1. Isaac J. Nowell,   b. 1789, , Anne Arundel, MD, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Abraham C. Nowell,   b. 17 Jan 1801, , Rowan, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1842, , Hickory, MO, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  30 Apr 2012 
    Family ID  F7098  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Lincoln Co., TN Court of Pleas 1814-1817

      Co TN Minutes of the County Court:
      8 Nov 1814, «b»Gilbert«/b» Norwell, deceased - On motion of Nancy Norwell, deceased, and it appearing to the Court that said «b»Gilbert«/b» Norwell departed this life without making his last will and testament in writing, administration is granted to Nancy Norwell and she entered into bond with Daniel Benson and Hance Hunter.
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      Ordered by the court that Thomas Harper, Prude and William McGee be appointed to lay off one years provisions out of the crop and stock on hand of the estate of Gilbert Norwell, deceased the support of the widow and family.
      12 Nov 1814
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      An amount of sales, the Estate of Gilbert Novell deceased was exhibited in open court and ordered to be made part of the record.
      17 Feb 1815
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      Ordered by the court that Isaac I. Norwell be appointed guardian for Abraham C. Norwell.
      8 Jul 1816
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      Isaac Norwell & Richard Littrell are appointed guardians of Abrahm C. Norwell an orphan child of ----- Norwell decd.
      8 Jul 1816
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      here follows a series of lawsuits placed by Nancy Norwell against Richard Luttrell for mishandling of funds from her husband's estate.
      [names variously spelled, Norvel, Norvell, elsewhere spelled Norwell, Novell]

      9 Nov 1816 p 422 - recovered $21.64 [note collected from John McWhirter & not paid over] plus $2.40 damages from Richard Luttrell and his securities, Selborn Roundtree and John Brown.

      9 Nov 1816 p 423 - recovered $10 [note collected from William Lindsey & not paid to Nancy] plus $1.15 damages from Richard Luttrell, Seborn Roundtree, and John Brown

      9 Nov 1816 p 423 - recovered $3.64 [note collected from David Griffin & not paid over] plus 34 cents & 1/2 damages from Richard Luttrell, Seborn Roundtree and John Brown

      9 Nov 1816 p 423-24 - recovered $5.75 [note collected from William Croft & not paid over] plus 57 cents & 1/2 damages from Richard Luttrell.

      9 Nov 1816 p 424 - recovered $17.76 [note collected from Samuel Thompson & not paid over] plus $1.95 damages from Richard Luttrell

      9 Nov 1816 p 424-25 - recovered $1.56 1/4 [note collected from Sam'l Davis & not paid over] plus 11 & 3/4 cents damages from Richard Luttrell.

      All the above notes were turned over to Richard Luttrell, constable of the county, on 1 Dec 1815 for collection. It has been almost a year and R. Luttrell still had not paid the collected fees to Nancy Benson Norwell, widow of Gilbert Norwell. She acted in these cases as administrix of Gilbert's estate. He died prior to Nov 1814 when an amount was set aside for the support of the widow and family.

  • Sources 
    1. [S265] North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868, Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000., (Raleigh, NC, USA: North Carolina Division of Archives and History, 1977.) (Reliability: 3).
      Groom: Gilbert Nowell
      Bride: Nancy Benson
      Bond date: 28 Aug 1803
      Bond #: 000128235
      Level Info: North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868
      ImageNum: 000603
      County: Rowan
      Record #: 02 334
      Bondsman: Laban Benson
      Witness: A L Osborn, Deputy Clerk