From: Britt, Morris F. Appendices to Implosion: A history of the Lumbee Indians of Robeson County, North Carolina. Unpublished manuscript (forthcoming book).
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The following "Lumbee" tax list was based on a new heading called"Mixt Blood" placed at the end of end of a county-wide, name-alphabetized tax list for Bladen in 1774. This major list was for Whites and Slaves. The Headings for this listing were changed to Males, Females, Male Slaves, Female Slaves, Boys, and Total.
Blanks, John 1 Male Brooks[s], Jesse 2 Males Braveboy, David 1 Male, 2 Females Chivers [Chavis]. Ishmael 1 Male Cumbo, Cannon 1 Male Cumbo, John 1 Male Freeman, Abraham 1 Male Freeman, Samuel 1 Male, 1 Female Freeman, William 1 Male, 1 Female Hammons, John 1 Male, 1 Female Hays, Isaac 2 Males, 2 Female Slaves, 1 Boy Ivey, Adam 2 Males Ivey, Benjamin 1 Male Ivey, Thomas 1 Male Johnson, John 1 Male, 1 Female Kersey, Thomas 2 Males, 1 Male Slave Lockeleir, Jacob 2 Males Lockeleir, John 2 Males Lockeleir, William 1 Male Lowery, James B. 1 Male, 1 Female, 1 Male Slave Mitchel, William 1 Male Overton, Titus 1 Male, 1 Female Pavey, Charles 1 Male, 1 Female Pavey, Joshua 4 Males, 1 Female Sweetin, Elisha 2 Males, 2 Female Slaves Walker, Moses & Wife
by William Singletary
1 Male, 1 Female Webb, John 1 Male, 2 Females
This list did not include Gutteredge Lockaleer, Richard Hammonds, William Groom and Isaac Grooms, John Carsey [Kersey], Gilbert Cox, John Berry, and Silas Atkins, all of whom reported as "white" in the same tax list.
Note that the "Mixt Blood" families of Isaac Hays,Thomas Kersey, James B. Lowery and Elisha Sweetin owned slaves which means that they were legally permitted to buy and sell slaves and were not necessarily poor.
* Thomas David Smith McDowell Papers, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.