U.S. States: North Carolina: Yancey County
Hope this is of some help. This is notes on Deaths in Yancey County that I have transcribed from court records.
P’s & Q’s Spring 1866 It appears to the court that Samuel Bradford is
dead with no will and testament. Ervin Bradford and J. W. Peek appointed
administrators. Committe to lay off provision for the family and widow.
Settlement Book 1, November 1866 Laid off dower to widow Elizabeth
Bradford, widow of Samuel Bradford, lands on Big Ball Mountain Creek.
Settlement Book 1, November 18, 1866 Laid off provisions for widow of
Samuel Bradford, May 22, 1866.