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Notes on Robert McCormick

Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Records

Robert McCormick sat for Jury Duty in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina on the following dates: 1/1790, 1/1795, 1/1801, 10/1801, 7/1804. He also signed as a Witness on April 1806 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina and again Jan 1809.

Deed Records - Grantor - 12-2-1806 McCormick, Robert to Stephen McCowan Bk 18, p.282 200 ac., Armours Creek (aka Neal Branch, Stowe Branch, and Withers Creek, now Wither's Cove on Lake Wylie) (19th August, 1806).

8-28-1808 McCormick, Robert to Moses Swann Bk 18, p.378 37 ac. Steel Creek/Catawba R. (29th of April, 1808)

According to Herman Ferguson's Mecklenburg County deed abstract book, there were many references to Armour Creek and Armour's Mill Creek, and families that owned property along it, such as Knox, Neel, Greer, Bigham, McCormick, Graham, Porter, Johnston, etc. Also, there was an Armour Ford (perhaps a crossing of the Catawba River) and an Armour Mill, probably in the same area.