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Introduction Following the Battle of Alamance, a group of intermarried families left the Piedmont of North Carolina and moved just across the Virginia border into virgin wilderness along Chestnut Creek and its tributaries. These families were mostly Quakers or disowned Quakers and many of the men had been active in the Regulator movement and participated in the Battle of Alamance.
Amongst them was a Baptist named Flower Swift.
The largest extended family was the Quaker Cox family. The Cox family was related by blood to Herman Husband. Husband was the best known leader of the Regulation and was a fugitive after Alamancetraveling under the pseudonym Tuscape Death. Almost all of this group came from today's Randolph, Guilford, Alamance and Iredell counties.
Before they were in North Carolina, most of their familiess had migrated thusly: The non-Quakers were mostly Baptists. The area to the west and east of them had been previously settled by Long Hunters and their relatives. The Long Hunters had a very diverse ancestry including:The state of Alabama has very specific laws regarding probate court.
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