Heathcock Genealogy Database - Person Sheet
Heathcock Genealogy Database - Person Sheet
NameElizabeth Henley 3155, 1C6R
Birth1733, VA
Deathaft 1788, Albemarle Co VA Age: 55
FatherLeonard Henley (ca1702-<1761)
Spouses
Death1788, Albemarle Co VA
Notes for Elizabeth Henley
Her name is often given as Mary Elizabeth but there is no documentation and middle names were rarely used at this time.
Notes for William (Spouse 1)
Will of William Hamner3156

In the name of God, Amen, I, William Hamner of Albemarle County and St. Ann's Parish, being sick and weak, but sound in mind and memory and knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die, do make this my last will and testament as followeth.

IMPREMIS: when it shall please God to call me I bequeath my body to the dust from which it was taken and my soul to God my maker beseeching his gracious acceptance of it thro' Christ my Redeemer and as to what worldly [goods] it hath pleased God to bless me with I dispose of as followeth-2.

PREMIS: I give and bequeath to my son Jeremiah Hamner one Negroe woman Kate and her children they and their increase to him and his heirs forever.

Item: I give and bequeath to my son Samuel Hamner twenty shillings current money of Virginia.

Item: I give and bequeath to my son Turner Hamner two hundred seventy two acres of land being the place whereon he now lives also one Negroe woman Nan and her children, they and their increase to him and his heirs forever.

Item: I give and bequeath to my son Henley Hamner four Negroes, VIZ: Jack, Sarah, Reuben, Toby, and their increase to him and his heirs forever.

Item: I give and bequeath to my son Richardson Hamner four hundred and fifty acres of land part of the tract I now live on, one hundred and fifty acres off which to be laid off to him joining the land of Nicholas Hamner and three hundred acres to be laid off so as not to take my dwelling house nor to go lower down than to join the land of the lower end of the Tract that I shall hereafter dispose of, I also bequeath to my son Richardson Hamner one Negroe woman Phillis and her children they and their increase to him and his heirs forever.

Item: I give and bequeath to my daughter Elizabeth Fitzpatrick twenty shillings current money of Virginia.

Item: I give and bequeath to my daughter Molly Perry two hundred acres of land being the land she now lives on to her and her heirs forever.

Item: I give and bequeath to my daughter Susanna Turner one Negroe woman Hannah and her children they and their increase to her and her heirs forever.

Item: I give and bequeath to my daughter Rebecca Turner one Negroe woman Dinah and her children they and their increase to her and her heirs forever.

item: I give and bequeath to my granddaughter Elizabeth Moon one Negroe woman Easter and her children they and their increase to her and her heirs forever.

Item: I give and bequeath to my grandson David Strange two hundred acreas of land to be laid off to him in the lower end of my land joining the land of William Hopkins and Jacob Moon to him and his heirs forever.

Item: I give and bequeath to my well beloved wife Elizabeth Hamner Two Negroes VIZ: Toby and Sue to be her property forever and to be at her disposal. I also lend her two Negroes Simon and Jean during her life, also one hundred ninety six acres of land more or less being the Remainder of my land after my son Richardson and my grandson David Strange's land are laid off and at the decease of my wife I give and bequeath the said land and Negroes lent to her they and their increase to my son Richardson Hamner and his heirs forever. I also give and bequeath to my wife Elizabeth all my estate of every kind that shall Remain after what I have bequeathed and all my just Debts and funeral charges be punctually paid to be her property and at her disposal-and Lastly I constitute and appoint my well beloved wife Elizabeth Hamner, my son Turner Hamner, Jacob Moon, and Nicholas Hamner, EXECUTORS of this my last Will and Testament Revoking and Disannuling all former wills and acknowledging this to be my Last Will and Testament. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this Twenty Fifth of December One Thousand Seven Hundred and Eighty Seven.

William Hamner

Sign'd Sealed & delivered in the presence of
Richard Harper
Samuel Standon
William Hopkins Jun r.
Arthur Goolsby

Affidavits
Edward married Mary, daughter of James and Elizabeth Moore, daughter of Jeremiah Hamner

3 Jun 1813 : Affidavit of Elizabeth Fitzpatrick, sister of Jeremiah Hamner and daughter of Elizabeth Hamner, who was daughter of Leonard Henly, Sr.: Says Jeremiah was the oldest male child of his mother.

7 Jun 1813 Assignment by Jeremiah Hamner of a legacy assigned his (Jeremiah's) grandfather Leonard Henley of James City County to Abraham Johnston to collect.

8 Jun 1813 : Henly Hamner, brother of Jeremiah, deposes to same effect.

12 Jun 1813: Hezekiah Henly assigns the legacy due him from his grandfather's estate. Deed, 30 March, 1825, by Edward Gaines to Abraham Johnston in Simpson Co., KY.
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