Person:Abiel Draughon (1)

Abiel Draughon
b.Abt 1755
Facts and Events
Name Abiel Draughon
Gender Male
Birth[2] Abt 1755
Death[1] Bef 4 Jun 1825 East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
  1. Greensburg Land Claim Papers, vol 41, Abstract O-5, 4 June 1825 affidavit of Robert Draughon.
  2. Will of John Perry, Recorded in Sumter Co SC Deed Book A, 18.

    20 Oct 1777, John Perry Senr. of St Marks Parish, Craven County, named wife Sarah; son "Abiale"; daughter Mary Switman; son Job; son Silas; son Abraham; son Thomas; son John; daughter Sarah Cole; "and bequeath to my beloved nephew Abiale Draughn at track of land one hundred acres" on the Black River. The will was recorded (apparently re-recorded) 15 Feb 1802.

  3.   Succession of Abiel Draughon, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Judicial District Court, Filed 15 Nov 1826, FHL Roll 330037.

    2 Aug 1826, petition of William Draughon for letters of curatorship on the estate of his father.

    Undated petition of William Draughon of West Feliciana Parish, representing "that he is a legitimate heir of the estate of Abiel Draughon decd. [of East Baton Rouge Parish] together with Mariah, Elisabeth and Louisa Draughon residing in said parish and Abijah Draughon also of the above parish, Sarah Hickman (late Draughon) living out of this state, and Robt Draughon of the Parish of East Feliciana, and also the heirs of Susanah McCulloh (late Draughon)"

  4.   East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Judges Books, Vol JN, 47-8.

    2 Oct 1826, The heirs of Abial Draughon late of East Baton Rouge Par appoint William Draughon of West Feliciana Par their attorney for the settlement of the estate or succession of the sd Abial Draughon decd.; signers: Abijah Draughon, Joseph Hickman and Sarah Hickman [these are bracketed together], Mariah (x) Drauhon, Elisabeth (x) Draughon, Joseph McCulloch, Louisa Draughon, Robt Draughon; witnesses: E P Williams, John Corner, O C Vanlandingham, Jeremiah Draughon, David Badgette; Recorded 31 Jan 1827.