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Hanover County Virginia (REPO15)

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  • Name  Hanover County Virginia 
    Repository ID  REPO15 
  •  Notes 
    • John Middleton Inventory 1757, 1767 mentions by his administrator Samuel Henderson a trip to Westmoreland Co. and Hanover Co. Virginia.

      Samuel Henderson was born in Hanover County, Virginia and lived there prior to his move to Granville Co Virginia.

      1. Samuel Henderson (c. 1700, Hanover Co, VA - 1783, Granville Co, NC) "Sheriff Samuel"

      Sp: Elizabeth Williams (4 Sep 1714 - 1790; married 14 Nov 1732, Hanover Co, VA)

      Daughter of Samuel Henderson
      2. Susanna Henderson (23 Apr 1742/43, Granville Co, NC - Jan 1787)
      Sp: Reuben Searcy
      2. Elizabeth Henderson (19 Feb 1738, Hanover Co, VA - 17 Aug 1831, SC)
      Sp: John Beckham (m. 12 Aug 1761, Granville Co, NC)

      Children of William Beckham and Phyllis Mackey are:
      i. Simon Beckham160, born 1728 in Hanover County, Virginia160; died December 29, 1785160; married Susannah McMillan January 02, 1759 in Granville County, North Carolina160. (sister of Yourith McMillan)

      John Beckham160, born December 01, 1735 in Orange County, Virginia160; died in Santuck, Union County, South Carolina160; married Elizabeth Henderson August 12, 1761 in Granville County, North Carolina160.
      Notes for John Beckham:

      John Beckham, Sr. son of William Beckham and Phillis Melba Mackey is
      buried o n the William Hodge Plantation, Grindal Shoals, Union County,
      South Carolina.

      vi. Phillis Beckham160, born 1740 in Orange County, Virginia160; died Bet. 1791 - 1792 in Granville County, North Carolina160; married (1) William Williams; married (2) John Mitchell December 22, 1777 in Granville County, North Carolina160.

      Lewis Peeples married Jane Hicks, daughter of Robert Hicks from Hanover, Virginia. Lewis peeples father of Tabitha Vaughan Love, family of Luhannah Hutchins Middleton. They were in Rockingham and Guilford Co.s North Carolina.

      The Williams were also in Hanover at one time, may be the same Williams that were part of Mary Oliver Pegram Middleton's family.

      Deed of Daniel Williams & wife exists in Hanover Co. ca 1735
      He patented other land in several counties in Southside VA subsequent to 1735 (Cavaliers & Pioneers), and in 1757, he appears in deeds in Granville Co., NC. He died testate in Granville Co., NC in 1759. Two years later his widow Ursley married one Joseph Reid, residence unknown.