Orange County, North Carolina, DEED BOOK 11, Page 265
Deed from RICHARD COPE to MICAJAH DEBRULER
Indenture made this 25th day of February 1797, between Richard Cope and Micajah Debruler, both of Orange County, for and in consideration of the sum of one hundred and forty pounds to him in hand paid by Debruler, for a tract of land lying on the waters of Buck Creek, adjoining the lands of John Trousdale, Jacob Thomas and Adam Shupe, and containing one hundred and twenty-eight acres.
Test: Thomas Lynch, George Lynch
Signed: Richard Cope
Deed was proven in open court at the November term of 1804, and ordered to be registered.
John Taylor, Clerk
Another Trousdale-related deed in Orange County, North Carolina, here in my blog. Presumably John Trousdale mentioned in the blogs is my ancestor, the father of Alexander Trousdale.