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

William Ferrell

Male Bef 1742 - 1780  (> 38 years)


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  • Name William Ferrell 
    Born Bef 1742  Kershaw County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Oct 1780  Bedford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I036496  Tree1
    Last Modified 25 May 2020 

    Family Martha MNU Ferrell,   b. Bef 1746, Kershaw County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1762  Kershaw County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jane Ferrell,   b. Abt 1770, Bedford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1798, Bedford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years)
    Last Modified 25 May 2020 
    Family ID F21188  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Brøderbund WFT Vol. 21, Ed. 1, Tree #1732, Date of Import: Mar 3, 2004]

      Came to Virginia from Pine Tree Hill (now Camden) in Kershaw County, South Carolina in 1762. Quakers in Wateree MM near Wateree River and then South River Monthly Meeting (MM) at Lynchburg, Virginia. Children all disowned by the Church from 1774 to 1790, as recorded in Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Vol VI, p. 310.
      William's will dated 2-12-1780, proven 10-22-1780 in Bedford county. Allotment of land to the heirs in July 1783. Owned over 3200 acres of land, mostly on Goose Creek in Bedford county. Division of 475 acres on Archers Creek in Campbell county among the eight daughters was subject of an 1823-1829 suit in Superior Court of Chancery in Lynchburg, Virginia by Catherine Stockton, one of the daughters.

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