Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

William Davis

Male Aft 1750 - Aft 1779  (> 29 years)


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  • Name William Davis 
    Birth Aft 1750  St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death Aft 1779  Rockingham County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I132189  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Isaac Davis,   b. Bef 1730   d. Aft 1814, Albemarle County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 86 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth White,   b. Bef 1734   d. Aft 1788, St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 56 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F33669  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1778-1801 Orange County, Virginia Will Book 3: [Antient Press]; Page 416-417
      Will of THOMAS DAVIS.
      I lend to my beloved wife, Elizabeth Davis .. after her decease, I give to my nephew, Thomas Davis, son of my brother, Isaac Davis .. after the death of my wife .. (estate to be sold) .. and divided among my brothers and sisters, William Davis, Robert Davis, Isaac Davis, Susanna Dolton and Elizabeth Durrett .. ordain my brothers, Robert Davis and Isaac Davis, my executors this 6th day of March 1787.
      In the presence of (signed)
      Thos. (his mark) Lamb Thomas Davis
      Bettey (her mark) Bruce
      Mary (her mark) Walton
      At a court held .. 24th April 1797
      Francis Cowherd and William Campbell, securities bond in the penalty of ten thousand dollars.
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      1778-1781 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 17; [Antient Press]; Page 352-355
      Indenture 30 Dec 1779 between JOHN WHITE and ANN, his wife, of Orange County and WILLIAM DAVIS of Rockingham County .. for £100 sold 585 acres being in County of Orange and Rockingham at the great mountains and bounded south side of Swift Run; Kirtley's line near a pond at Swift Run ..
      Witnesses: Robert Miller, Joseph Eddins, John White
      Thos. White, May Burton Junr.
      Recorded Orange County 22nd June 1780.

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