Heathcock Genealogy Database - Person Sheet
Heathcock Genealogy Database - Person Sheet
NameRuth Bostic , Step 7G Grandmother
Spouses
1Richard Scoggin 1006, 7G Grandfather
Birthca 1695, Bristol Parish, Prince George Co VA
Death1770 Age: 75
FatherRichard George Scoggin (~1665-)
Unmarried
ChildrenJohn
Notes for Richard (Spouse 1)
The wife of Richard Scoggin has also been given as Ruth Bostic.1006 However, Richard was not married to Ruth Bostic, although he fathered a child with her. When Mary Scoggin died in about 1780 one of her bequests was to John Scoggin (illegitimate son of Ruth Bostick).1003

On the Bristol Parish Register, Prince George County, Virginia, the children listed for Richard and Mary Scoggin include John, Richard, Francis, Martha, Lutia, Mary, and Anne. (original spelling and punctuation retained):1003
John son of Rich: & Mary Scoggin born 22th July last bapt 17th Sepr 1721
Rich son of Rich & Mary Scoggin born 15th feb last bapt May 26th 1723
Francis son of Rich'd and Mary Scogin born 22nd augst 1725
Martha & Lutia Drs of Richd & Mary Scoggan Born 11th of July 1729
Mary datr of Richd and Mary Scoggan born 1st July 1732 bapt 20th Aug 1732
Anne D: of Richard and Mary Scogin Born 25th May 1734 Bapt 11th August

Upon his death in 1770, Richard II left all of his property, which included "three Negroes, London, Sam and Siss", to his wife, Mary. At that time, Mary entered into indenturement papers which transferred the sum of $75.00 to a man named, Stephen Norton, of Orange, North Carolina and transferred to Mary Scoggins a 152 acre tract of land on the Broad River. Executors were Mary, his wife, and David Wall, his son-in-law. Witnesses were David Grant, John Foulkner, and John Dunkly.1003
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