Surnames: Martin County, 1850.

by Lisa Y. Henderson

The following surnames are found among free people of color in Martin County:

AUSBURN, AUSTIN, BAILEY, BARNHILL, BELL, BOON, BOROUGH, BOSTON, BROOKS, BROWNEY, CAROL, CLOSE, CORDEN, COTANCH, COVE, CROSS, GRIFFIN, HARRISON, HASSELL, HOGAN, HOLLINSWORTH, HOSDELL, HUDSON, HYMAN, JAMES, JANES, JOHNSTON, JONES, KEES, MANING, MASSER, MOGGIN, NUSOM, OVERTON, PATTERSON, PERCE, PUNCH, REED, RIX, ROBESON, SCOTT, SIMMONS, SIMPSON, SLADE, SLAGIN, SPARROW, STOVES, TADLOCK, THOMPSON, TINER, WIGGINS, WILLIAMS and WYNN.