States: North Carolina: Hyde
Looking for Swansburg due to following will posting:
Catharine Mason. City of Philadelphia. Widow of Abraham Mason of same place. to children Mary Freeman, Catharine Charleton, William, Isaac and Charlotte Mason and Rachel Wilson Mason. To grandchildren William and Abraham Mason, children of son ABRAHAM MASON, LATE OF SWANSBURG, NORTH CAROLINA, MERCHANT, DECD. If he should die before Rachel is of age, desires she shall choose as Guardians Charles Jervis and James Todd. Exec: Dau. Rachel Wilson Mason and friends Charles Jervis and James Todd. Letters granted to Rachel Wilson Mason. Codicil: Sept. 9 1806. Considering distressed situation of dau. Mary Freman leaves her an annuity. Friend James Todd having died, appoints Exec. Samuel Burkloe. Witnesses to codicil: John Elliott Cresson and William Andrews.
If anyone can connect this North Carolina Mason to a family would appreciate the information. Possible Onslow County, possible Hyde County??
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