1758 Dobbs Co NC was formed from Johnston Co.
1779 Wayne Co NC was formed from the western part of Dobbs Co.
1791 Glasgow and Lenoir Counties were formed from the easter part ofDobbs Co.
1787 Jan 31. John Moore deeded land to Jesse Musgrave. The land wasformerly granted to William Toaler who demised same to his daughter,Patience, wife of Joseph Boon. This was witnessed by James Musgrave..
William Toler and Dempsey Toler were residents in the tax list in 1769 in Dobbs Co, NC. This is an unusual tax list in that it shows the relationship of members of the household. It states that Dempsey and William Jr were brothers which would mean that William Sr was Dempsey's father.2
Kinfolks of Wayne County North Carolina 1793-1832, Watson, Joseph W., 1986, Publisher: Meridional Publications, Repository: Love Houston Memorial Library, .
Dobbs Co NC Tax List 1769. Custom Id: 533; LDS Church microfilm. Call Number: film # 0018072.