by Lisa Y. Henderson
Solomon Oxendine filed claim #21329 with the Southern Claims Commission. He was 40 years old and lived in Robeson County. He owned 154 acres, 30 of which were cultivated.
“I had several cousins in the Confederate army they went in from South Carolina.”
Neill Revels, 44, cousin Hugh Oxendine, 42, and daughter Margaret Oxendine, 19, testified for him.