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Source: Duplin Court Minutes Written: April 21, 1788 Recorded: April 21, 1788 -- 21 Apr. 1788-- From Duplin Court Minutes JAMES KENAN, JAMES GILLESPIE, & JOSEPH DICKSON, ESQS. are appointed Guardians to Orphan Children of JAMES LOVE, dec'd to wit: DANIEL LOVE, JAMES LOVE, MICHAEL LOVE, SUSANA LOVE; for which they have given bond of 5,000 & CHARLES WARD,THOMAS HOOKS,JAMES PEARSALL & STEPHEN MILLER as securities. Ordered said Guardians take into their possession the Estate of said Orphans of JAMES LOVE, dec'd, where they can find it.