Source: Grandfather’s Tales of North Carolina History by Richard Benbury Creecy (1901)
Source: Barred and Disallowed Case Files of the Southern Claims Commission, 1871-1880. NARA microfilm publication M1407. Contributed by Susan C. Griffin
Source: Year Book – Volume 3 – Pasquotank Historical Society – Elizabeth City, North Carolina. Compiled and edited by Lou N. Overman and Edna M. Shannonhouse (1975).