Alston’s Company: some familiar names, including Dilday, Hines, Bird, Odam, Bethea, Arline, Vann, Parker … all neighbors of our Collinses, but no Collins
King’s Company: more familiar names, including Goodman, Harrell, Eure, Odam, Bethea … no Collins.
Sumner’s Company: a few more familiar names, including Wiggins (whose property bordered our Collinses at the end of the 18th century). But. No. Collins.
Vail’s Company: A William Collins! But is he ours?
The limits are from Edenton down the sound to Yawss (?) River thence up the river a far as a Eggertons Mill from thence to Hoskins Mill near Edenton
Except, he’s from Edenton.