Location: Carteret County NC

Carteret County, North Carolina – Wills 1760-1799

A. 1777 ARTHUR, JOHN, James, Seth. B. 1719 BRICE, WILLIAM, Ann, William, Eliza, Frances. 1749 BORDEN, WILLIAM, William. 1753 BRICE, WILLIAM, Acton, Frances, Rigdon, William. 1766 BRYANT, NICHOLAS, Eleanor, John. 1769 BERKLEY, AYTWORTH, Abraham, Nancy. 1772 BENTHALL, REUBEN, Thomas, Jacob, Reuben, John. 1773 BENTHALL, JOHN, Reuben; Meadows, John. 1775 BELL, JOSEPH, David, Malachi, Caleb, Joseph, Andrew. 1781 BELL, SOLOMON, Owen. 1782 BELL, NUELL, John, Nuell, Nathan. 1784 BELL, DAVID, David, Sarah, Elizabeth. 1785 BACKHOUSE, JOHN, Allen, John. 1785 BAGWELL, ROBERT, Keziah. 1786 BARRINGTON, NATHAN, Isaac, John, Lawrence. 1787 BREER, HENRY, Sarah, Ross, James. 1788 BALL, NATHAN, Lee, Archie. 1788 BERY,

Coree Indians

Coree tribe, or Coranine Tribe, Coranine Indians. Meaning unknown. Coree Connections. As the final stage of the Coree existence was passed with an Algonquian tribe, some have thought that the affiliations of  this people were also Algonquian. On the other hand Lawson (1860) that notes that their language and that of a tribe to the north were mutually intelligible and there is a reason for thinking that this northern tribe belonged to the Iroquois Confederacy. At least the Coree were closely associated in many ways with the Iroquoian Tuscarora. Coree Location. On the peninsula south of Neuse River in Carteret

Neusiok Indians

Neusiok Tribe: Probably a place name. Neusiok Connections. The form of this name suggests that the Neusiok were of the Algonquian stock, but they may have been Iroquoian like their neighbors the Tuscarora and Coree (?). Neusiok Location. On lower Neuse River particularly on the south side, in Craven and Cartaret Counties. Neusiok Village. Chattooka, on the site of Newbern, and Rouconk, exact location unknown. Neusiok History. In 1584 Amadas and Barlowe heard of the Neusiok as at war with the tribes farther north. The later settlers speak to of them as Neuse Indians. They dwindled away rapidly and perhaps

Charles L. Swindell

Capt., Med. Corps, 11th Div., 17th Inf.; of Carteret County; son of F. D. and Mrs. Susan Decatur Dudley Swindell. Husband of Mrs. Lorna Stanton Hales Swindell. Entered service July 21, 1917, at Washington, D. C. Sent to Camp Greenleaf Aug. 1, 1917, transferred to Camp Meade, Md., July 29, 1918. Promoted to rank of Capt. Jan. 15, 1918. Mustered out at Camp Meade, Md., May, 1920.

Horace Mizell

Yeoman, U. S. N. R. F.; of Carteret County; son of E. R. and Mrs. Martha Mizell. Entered service Aug. 6, 1918, at Morehead City, N.C. Served in Public Works Construction, Charleston, S. C., Paris Island, S. C. Released from active duty. Mustered out at Charleston, S. C., Feb. 20, 1919.

C. P. Lewis

Machinist Mate 2nd Class (Navy). Born in Carteret County June 22, 1900; son of Mr. Joseph B. and Mary Lewis. Entered service June 27, 1917, at Morehead City, N.C. Sent to Saunders Range, Md. Transferred to Cherry Stone Sub. Base, Va. From there to 5th Naval Dist., Store House, Va. Promoted to rank Feb., 1918. On supply ship No. 25. Mustered out at Norfolk, Va., May 2, 1919.

K. Lewis

Eng. 1st Class (Navy). Born in Carteret County Jan., 1895; son of Jos. B. and Mrs. Mary Lewis. Husband of Mrs. Mildred Hetzel Lewis. Entered service January, 1915, at Morehead City, N.C. Sent to Norfolk, Va. Promoted to 2nd Class Fireman. Promoted to rank of 1st Class Fireman, then to 1st Class Eng. Served on U. S. S. New York, attached to the Grand British Fleet. Mustered out at Hampton Roads, Va., July 18, 1919.

Luther Hamilton

2nd Lt., Inf., Machine Gun, 7th Div., 20th Machine Gun Bn.; of Carteret County; son of S. E. and Rebecca W. Hamilton. Husband of Marie Long Hamilton. Entered service Aug. 25, 1917, at Fort Oglethorpe, Ga. Transferred to Ft. Bliss, Texas, from there to Camp McArthur. Sailing for Liverpool, Eng., Aug. 20, 1918. From Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas, to Camp Merritt, N. J., then overseas. Fought at Metz Sector, Lorraine. Mustered out at Camp Dix, N. J., May 15, 1919.

R. F. Hauser

Private, Inf., Co. G, 27th Div., 106th Regt.; of Carteret County; son of W. A. and Cora Hauser. Entered service Aug. 5, 1918, at Morehead City, N.C. Sent to Camp Wadsworth, S. C. Sailed for Brest, France, Sept. 14, 1918. Landed in USA March 6, 1919. Mustered out at Camp Lee, Va., April 5, 1919.

Z. V. Butts, Jr.

Corpl, Inf., Hdqrs. Co., 30th Div., 119th Reg.; of Carteret County; son of Z. V. and Mrs. Catherine Butts. Entered service July 30, 1917, at Morehead City, N.C. Sent to Camp Royster, N.C. Transferred to Camp Sevier. Sailed for France May 28, 1918. Promoted to Corpl. June 1, 1918. Fought at Ypres, Bellicourt, Hindenburg Drive, St. Quentin. Landed in USA April 2, 1919. Mustered out at Camp Jackson, S. C., April 7, 1919.