Guardian Bonds for Elizabeth, Mary, Seth, William, Thomas andWinneford Ridge, Orphans of William and Winneford Combs Ridge

1785 Surry County, North Carolina


Depositions from the Estate File of William Ridge


North Carolina  )
Surry County    )

Elizabeth RIDGE and Mary RIDGE, orphans of William RIDGE, deceased, came into court and chose Nathan ALLEN their guardian and at the same time the court appointed the said Nathan ALLEN guardian to Seth Ridge, Wm Ridge, Thomas Ridge and Winniford Ridge, orphans of the said deceased. Wm. T. LEWIS, Mason COMBS, John PIPES, Silvanus PIPES, Zenos BALDWIN, Isham THOMPSON, and Wm N. COOK, securities. JR. Williams CC.


North Carolina  )
Surry County    )

Guardian bond, May Term 1786, Surry Co; Mary RIDGE and Elizabeth RIDGE, orphans of William RIDGE, dec'd, came into court and chose William COOK and Jonathan HAYNES as guardians.

Joseph WINSTON, John BURCH, Henry SPEARS, securities. J Williams, clerk.


North Carolina   )
Surry County     )

Court Order, February Term, 1788. The following persons take the following children into their possession and keep until next Court, to wit, Jonathan HAYNES Thomas RIDGE , William COOK Junior William RIDGE , and William COOK Esq Winneford RIDGE  and that Winneford ALLEN be noted to appear and show cause...


References Cited

NC State Library and Archives, CR085.508.136, Estate Records, Rowan Co., NC, Folder: William Ridge (1785)

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