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 Ambrose Surname

1790-1810 Census Records

Washington Co, NC

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Washington Co NC was formed in 1799 from Tyrrell County NC

It is bounded by: Bertie, Beaufort, Hyde, Martin and Tyrrell counties

The courthouse is located in Plymouth, NC and was burned in 1862, 1869 & 1873. Deed records survived all the fires and are intact from 1799 to present. Marriage records are available from 1851 to present. Court minutes for the superior court start in 1822. Most other records begin in 1873 after the last fire. Birth & Death recording began in 1913 and records are at the courthouse.

The name Ambrose is most often pronounced as Ambers or Ambrus in Washington Co NC

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1790 Census Records - History & Use

Breakdown for the 1790 Census: Free White Males 16 & Up including head of household; Free white males Under 16; Free white females including head of household; all other persons; Slaves

(Ancestry: http://www.ancestry.com - lists these people found in Tyrell Co as being in Bertie )

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David Ambrose: Newbern District, Beaufort County
Males: 16 & Up: 1; 16 & under: 1; Females: 1; Others: 1
Names before and after: Samuel Levingston; Cato White; Letita Black; James Barrington; David Ambrose; Thomas McQuin; Doll Stringer; Thomas Stringer; Joseph Kelly
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James Ambrus: Edenton District Tyrell County
Males: 16 & up: 1; 16 & under: 2; Females: 3
Names before and after: Christopher Willson Junr; John Clifton; Jacob Davenport; James Ambrus; Robert Clifton; Benja. Tarkenton; Josiah Phelps; James Phelps
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Jesse Ambrus: Edenton District, Tyrell County
Males: 16 & up: 1; 16 & under: 1; Females: 4
Names before and after: Charles Skittletharpe; Micajah Ambrus; John Ferlaw; Keziah McClary; Jesse Ambrus; James Long; Samuel Caswell; Andrew Oliver; Edward Ansley
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Micajah Ambrus: Edenton District, Tyrell County
Males: 16 & Up: 1; 16 & under: 1; Females: 1
Names before and after: Levi Hassell; Asa Hill; John Spruil; Charles Skittletharpe; Micajah Ambrus; John Ferlaw; Keziah McClary; Jesse Ambrus; James Long
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Nancy Ambrose: Newbern District, Beaufort County
Free white females, including heads of families: 1
Names before and after: Mary Wrinsford; Wilson Snead; John Barry; Margaret Arnold; Nancy Ambrose; Abigail Cosway; James Cutting; Elizabeth Reed
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Shimie Ambrus: Edenton District, Tyrell County
Males: 16 & up: 1; Females: 2
Names before and after: Elizabeth Hopkins; Philip Hopkins; John Ansley; Joseph Ansley; Joseph Arnold; Shimie Ambrus; Joseph Alexander, Junr; Isaac Airs; Sarah Alexander; Joshua Alexander

1800 Census - History & Use

- 1st census after Washington Co was formed in 1799 -

Breakdown of the 1800 census: Name of Town; Name of Head of Families; Free White Males & Females (each is broken down by) Under 10 years of age; of 10 under 15; of 15 under 26 including head of families; of 26 under 45 including head of families; of 45 & upward including head of families; all other free persons except Indians not taxed; Slaves

Abstracted from Transcribed Records - Washington Co NC USGenWeb Site

 
James Ambres:
Pg 700, line # 5
Males: Under 10: 2; 26-45: 1; Females: Under 10: 2; 10-16: 1; 16-26: 1; 26-45: 1
Names before and after: Abigail Adams, Philip Adams, John Airs, James Adams, James Ambers, Shimee Ambers, David Airs, Sr, Nathan Airs, Issaac Airs Sr (Micajah Ambrose is 6 houses from James)
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Micajah Ambres: Pg 700, line # 14
Males: Under 10: 1; 26-45: 1; Females: Under 10: 1; 26-45: 1
Names before and after: James Ambres; Shimee Ambres; David Airs, Senr; Nathan Airs; Isaac Airs; Senr; Henry Allen; Martha Adams; Isaac Airs, Junr; Francis Armstrong; Micajah Ambres; Levi Blount; Hannah Blount; Benjamin Blount; Joshua Boston; Amariah Biggs; Ezekiel Blount
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Shimee Ambers: Pg 700, line # 6
Males: 10-16: 1; 16-26: 1; 45+: 1; Females 10-16: 1; 45+: 1
Names before and after: Abigail Adams; Philip Adams; John Airs; James Adams; James Ambres; Shimee Ambres; David Airs, Senr; Nathan Airs; Isaac Airs, Senr; Henry Allen; Martha Adams; Isaac Airs, Junr; Francis Armstrong; Micajah Ambres
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Names Found in Census Indexes for Other Counties in NC: Daniel Ambers, Onslow Co pg 158; Esther Ambres, Tyrrell Co pg 676; James Ambres, Tyrrell Co pg 676; Sarah Ambrose, Wake Co, pg 716

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1810 Census - History & Use

Breakdown of the 1810 census: Name of Town; Name of Head of Families; Free White Males & Females (each is broken down by) Under 10 years of age; of 10 under 15; of 15 under 26 including head of families; of 26 under 45 including head of families; of 45 & upward including head of families; all other free persons except Indians not taxed; Slaves

Abstracted from Transcribed Records - Washington Co NC USGenWeb Site


All are found in: Capt. Ebenezer Bateman's Company No. 1 Lake Phelps
Micajah Ambrose: Pg 778, line # 9
Males: Under 10: 1; 16-26: 1; 26-45: 1; Females: Under 10: 2; 10-16: 1; 16-26: 1
Names before and after: Joseph Phelps, Esqr; Noah Phelps; Henry Phelps; Rachel Row; Edmund Howel; Ebenezer Bateman; Prisicilla Powers; Micajah Ambrose; James Ambrose; John Fanning; Benjamin Long; Deliah Long; Enoch Tarkinton; Laurence Fortune; Dempsey Spruill; Joanna Norman; Isaiah Norman; Hannah Norman
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James Ambrose: Pg 778, Line # 10
Males: 10-16: 1; 16-26: 1; 26-45: 1; Females: 10-16: 2; 16-26: 1; 45+: 1
Names before and after: Joseph Phelps, Esqr; Noah Phelps; Henry Phelps; Rachel Row; Edmund Howel; Ebenezer Bateman; Prisicilla Powers; Micajah Ambrose; James Ambrose; John Fanning; Benjamin Long; Deliah Long; Enoch Tarkinton; Laurence Fortune; Dempsey Spruill; Joanna Norman; Isaiah Norman; Hannah Norman
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David Ambrose: Pg 779, line # 5
Males: 26-45: 1; Females: Under 10: 1; 26-45: 1
Names before and after: Hannah Norman; Evan Bateman; Edward Phelps; Andrew Oliver; Penelope Davis; Job Comstock, Esqr; David Ambrose; John Spruill; Miles Bateman; James Ferlaw; William Ferlaw; Nancy Phelps; Benjamin Phelps; Lizza Phelps; Mary Ann Ambrose
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Mary Ann Ambrose: Pg 779, line # 13
Females: Under 10: 1; 10-16: 1; 16-26: 1; 26-45: 1; 45+: 1
Names before and after: David Ambrose; John Spruill; Miles Bateman; James Ferlaw; William Ferlaw; Nancy Phelps; Benjamin Phelps; Lizza Phelps; Mary Ann Ambrose; Betsey Ferlaw; Tomas Langley; Alexander Oliver; Eli Chesson; Jacob Davenport; Enoch Phelps
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Names Found in Census Indexes for Other Counties in NC: Daniel Ambers, Jones Co pg 252; Daniel Ambrose, Onslow Co pg 758; James Ambrose, Edgecomb Co pg 768; Reuben Ambrose, Onslow Co pg 772; Shadrack Ambrose Onslow Co pg 760

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