Henry Goins born about 1755 to 1765 of Rockingham County, Stokes Co, and Moore County, NC – other free
(Note: THIS Henry Goin in Moore Co, NC CANNOT BE THE SAME HENRY GOYEN AS IS IN FAIRFIELD COUNTY, SOUTH CAROLINA – The Henry Goyen in Fairfield Co, SC died in February 1807 – as his will was probated then. This Henry Going is alive and well in 1810, and on the 1810 US Census in Moore County, North Carolina).
1793 September 3 – Deed Book C, Page 321. Henry Goins was mentioned in a deed by Abraham Phillips as the owner of adj land on Troublesome Creek. Rockingham Co, NC
Henry Goins was mentioned in a deed written September 3, 1793 by Abraham Phillips as the owner of adjoining land on Troublesome Creek, according to Rockingham County Deed Book C, page 321.
Other Gowins mentioned in early Rockingham County deeds include:
Robert Goin, November 10, 1792;
Henry Goins, September 3, 1793 and
Jesse Gowen/Goin, October 27, 1797.44
1799 June 7 – NC Archives, Title: File No. 1229, Henry Gowen Parent Records: State Records; Secretary of State Record Group; Land Office: Land Warrants, Plats of Survey and Related Records; Moore County; Call Number: S.108.887; Frames: 71-77; Site: Archives Search Room (Raleigh); MARS Id: 184.108.40.2067 (Folder); Genres/Forms: Warrants, Plats; Index Terms: Geographic Names : Dry Creek – Personal Name: Gowen, Henry; Land Grant Info: Acres: 100 – Grant Number: 1181 – Issued: Jun, 7, 1799 – Entry Number: 1379 – Entered: Jan 12, 1795 – Book, Page: 102:240 – Location: On the South East side of dry fork.
1800 – Levy Goin, Hennery Goin, William Goin
1800 US Census Index:
Hennery , p 60 – 5 other free
Levy , p 62 – 5 other free
William , p 60 – 9 other free
Moore Co, NC
The 1810 census for Rockingham County, North Carolina listed
Zephaniah Going and
Thomas Goines. 27
1810 – US Census, Moore Co, p 64:
EDWARD GOYNE: All other free persons=2
HENRY GOYNE: All other free persons=9
LEVI GOYNE: All other free persons=8
WILLIAM GOYNE: All other free persons=6
(Since this Henry Goyne is alive with 9 other free in his household in 1810 – this cannot be the same Henry Goyen as the one in Fairfield County, SC – as he died in 1807).