SOUTHAMPTON CO, VA (made in 1749 from ISLE OF WIGHT, NANSEMOND)
Blackwater was dividing line
from Ann Braswell [firstname.lastname@example.org]
On 28 November, 1744 at Northampton co., NC JOSEPH STRICKLAND JR of Northampton co., NC conveyed land to GEORGE SELLERS of the Northampton co., VA with keywords: Maherin River (Meherrin River), Coreroy Swamp, Miry Branch (Mirey Branch),THOMAS BOON. Witnesses were Robert Rawlins (Robert Rawlings - Robert Rollins - Robert Rollens) and Thomas Crew.
Ann Braswell [email@example.com]
8-12-1768 will of George GURLEY,SR, daughter FATHEY SELLERS.
(GEO SELLERS wife in 1756 Northampton Co,NC is FAITHY SELLERS)
Wit= Jesse BRASWELL
George Gurley, father of Rev. George Gurley, made his will on August 12, 1768 and it was probated in Southampton County, Virginia, Parrish of St. Luke, on January 10, 1771. Will Book 2, page 362.
George Gurley leaves items to son George Gurley, Jr. son John Gurley, daughter Mary West, daughter Fathay Sellers, grandson George Edwards. The rest to be divided between George Gurley,Jr. and Ann Edwards. Witnesses: William Thomas, Jessie Brasswell, and James Peding.
THE MEHERRIN RIVER PRESENTLY CONSTITUTING A PART OF THE COUNTY OF SOUTHAMPTON.
WAS CREATED IN 1749 FROM THAT PART OF ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY LYING SOUTH AND WEST OF THE BLACKWATER RIVER.
THE LIST WAS ACCUMULATED FROM THE INDEX TO LAND PATENTS PROVIDED ON
LINE BY THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA,
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA AND THE FOLLOWING VOLUMES OF “CAVALIERS & PIONEERS:”
SELLER, WILLIAM 1731 14/170 200
SELLERS, WILLIAM 1733/4 15/158 200
SELLERS, WILLIAM 1742 20/311 235
SUTAR, JOHN 1723 11/258 65
SUTAR, JOHN 1733 15/019 135