Isaac PIPKIN & Charity GOODMAN

Husband: Isaac PIPKIN 1
 about 1731
 in , Chowan County, North Carolina 2 3 4
 about 1754
 in Reynoldson Twnshp, Gates, North Carolina 25
 23 JAN 1814
 in , Gates County, North Carolina 6
Father: John PIPKIN
Mother: Martha GOODMAN
 , Gates County, North Carolina 7
 , Chowan County, North Carolina 8
 , Gates County, North Carolina 9
 , Gates County, North Carolina 10
 , Gates County, North Carolina 11
 29 SEP 1800
 , Gates County, North Carolina 12
 Planter; , Gates County, North Carolina 13
Occupation: Justic of the Peace; , Gates County, North Carolina 14
 Gates Co. North Carolina; Occupation: Planter 15
Military: Revolutionary War Soldier 16
Misc: (See Gen. Notes)
 Tax List; , Chowan County, North Carolina 17
Wife: Charity GOODMAN
 about 1735
 in North Carolina 18
 28 AUG 1815
 in , Gates County, North Carolina 19
 , Gates County, North Carolina 20
 , Chowan Co. North Carolina 21
 , Gates County, North Carolina 22
 , Gates County, North Carolina 23
 , Gates County, North Carolina 24

Additional Information

Born: about 1731, , Chowan Co. North Carolina 5

ENSIGN ISAAC PIPKIN, REVOLUTIONARY WAR SOLDIER under Capt Charles King. North Carolina Militia.
Pasquotauk Co[unty]., NC, [North Carolina] the militia rolls of 25 Nov 1754 list William Goodman, Joel Goodman, and Henry Goodman, all known descendants of William and Rebeccah Goodman. Also in that county were Robert Bayley and several other Bayleys, who were probably descended from the Anselm Baley who was on the Surry Co[unty], VA [Virginia] militia roll with William Goodman in 1687. Also there were: Joseph Richardson, Stephen Richardson, several Overtons, Howard and Isaac Pipkin, Trustram and Jesse Bethea, John Drury, and Joseph Ferrill. These are all names that recur in later Goodman lines of early TN [Tennessee] and KY [Kentucky].
Gates County, NC - Wills - Isaac Pipkin - 1800
Will of Isaac Pipkin - September 29, 1800 - Died 1814
In the name of God Amen I, Isaac Pipkin Sen. of the County of Gates and State of North Carolina being at this present time in good health since and memory, do make this to be and contain my last Will and Testament in Manner and form following, hereby revoking all other Wills heretofore by me made....
Imprimis. I leave unto my beloved wife Charity Pipkin all my Estate both real and personal that I am possessed with consisting of lands,Negroes, stock of different kinds and household and kitchen furniture with any other article or articles that I may now be possessed with during her natural life or widowhood.
Item. I give bequeath and devise unto my son Isaac Pipkin, after the death or marriage of his mother, all my lands that I am now possessed with except one tract which I purchased of William King lying in the county and state aforesaid. I say I give the said lands to my said son Isaac Pipkin to him and his heirs and assigns forever.
Item. I give bequeath and devise the tract of land as above excepted which I purchased of William King with allmy Negroes, stock of different kinds, household and kitchen furniture with every article or articles that I am now possessed with after the death or marriage of my beloved wife, Charity Pipkin, the mother to my seven children (to Wit) John Pipkin, Isaac Pipkin, Elizabeth Lee, wife of Henry Lee, Margaret Barnes, wife of Benjamin Barnes, Charity Barnes, wife of Richard Barnes, Mary Ann Freeman, wife of Joshua Freeman and Sarah Freeman, wife of Jacob Freeman, to be equally divided among them share and share alike to them and their heirs and assigns forever. It is not withstanding my true intent and meaning that the property that I have before put into possession of my children or to either of them is to be considered as already given to them and which is not to be considered as any part of my estate whatsoever and Lastly
nominate constitute and appointmy sons John Pipkin & Isaac Pipkin my whole and sole Executors to this my last Will and Testament In Testimony whereof I the said Isaac Pipkin Sen. hath hereunto set my hand & seal this 29th day of September 1800
Isaac Pipkin
Pronounced in the presence of us
William Gatling Jun
Henry Goodman
State of North Carolina - Gates County
November County Court of Pleas, d 1814
The within Will was exhibited into Court by Isaac Pipkin one of the Executors therein appointed and proved by the oath of William Gatling and Henry Goodman the subscribing witnesses thereto and was then ordered to be recorded at the same time the said Executor came into Court and was duly qualified for that office and placed an order for letters testimontary thereon which was accordingly granted by Liste, J Sumner, Clk
Page 14 - Division of Negroes of Isaac Pipkin, Senr. and of Edward Pipkin, deceased.
Pursuant to the annexed order to us directed, we the undersigned Commissioners have received and valued the negroes and divided the same as below stated and allotted to each member five hundred and forty seven dollars and fourteen cents;
Lot No. 1 - to Henry Pipkin, Harvil valued to four hundred an..............

Marriage Notes
Isaac pipkin & family had a Trading Post at Sarem in 1758 according to t
he history of Gates Co. N.C. It was on the post route from Sufflok to Eden
ton & stage coach route to Wilmington, N.C. Isaac was appointed Sherr
if of Gates Co in 1786. He resigned in Dec. 1787.
In 1790 census Isaac Pipkin 3 males over 16yrs. 5 females & he own
ed 34 Slaves.
1800 census Isaac Sr. owned 9 slaves. Isaac Jr. owned 9 Slaves.


  1. Joseph A Williams Family Tree, World Tree Connection, [132].
  2. Ibid.
  3. Elizabeth A Pipkin Ancesters .FTW [91].
  4. Edward Thomas Ray Descendants.FTW [89].
  5. Joseph A Williams Family Tree, World Tree Connection, [132].
  6. Ibid.
  7. Ibid.
  8. Ibid.
  9. Ibid.
  10. Ibid.
  11. Ibid.
  12. Ibid.
  13. Ibid.
  14. Ibid.
  15. Ibid.
  16. Ibid.
  17. Ibid.
  18. Ibid.
  19. Ibid.
  20. Ibid.
  21. Ibid.
  22. Ibid.
  23. Ibid.
  24. Ibid.
  25. Ibid.

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