Person:Adam Driskill (1)

Adam Driskill
b.abt 1750-1755 Worcester Co., MD
m. by 1751
  1. Mary Driskill (2)
  2. Rachel Driskill
  3. John Driskillabt 1740-1750 - aft 1795
  4. Shadrack Driskillabt 1745-1750 - aft 1796
  5. Adam Driskillabt 1750-1755 -
  6. Vileter Driskillbef 1755 - aft 1808
  7. William Driskill, Jr1756 - aft 1820
  8. Nancy Driskillabt 1760-1765 -
  9. Moses Driskellabt 1770 -
m. abt 1784-1785
  1. Mary Driskell
  2. Peter Driskellabt 1786 - abt 1775
  3. Elizabeth Driskellabt 1800 - 1839
  4. Matilda Driskell1802 - 1863
Facts and Events
Name Adam Driskill
Gender Male
Birth? abt 1750-1755 Worcester Co., MD
Marriage abt 1784-1785 Worcester Co., MDto Sarah Shockley (2)
Death? prob. Mason Co., KY

1783 tax shows: no one in his house; no wife, no children. Security by John Driskell...brother? The following entry in Nelms Store Accounts seems to confirm he was not yet married in 1783:

DRISKELL, Adam (6 August, 1783 to 1784) Bought a fine mens hat for 2/5/0. Was entitled to a 5 shilling credit if paid by Christmas, failed to pay and gave note for the total in 1784.

Will Bk JW, Pg. 36-37, Benjamin Shockley, Will: Jan 17, 1791 Probate: Aug 5, 1791 To son Noble; to son John; to Elizabeth Fusher, widow. To son Jonathan; to son Elijah; to dau Sarah Driskell and her son Peter Driskell. wit: Benj Johnson, William Morris, Richard Powders

Worcester Co Court Land Records, Liber T, March 25, 1799, Pg 13 Adam Driskill and Sally Driskill to Elijah Shockley (of John) for 2 pounds current money a parcel of land called "Nottingham Town" containing 5 acres in Somerset County to which the said Sally is lawfully entitled to as heir to her father Benjamin Shockley late of Worcester County "when father was called John"

Witness: John Cathell, Booz Walston

Adam & Sarah were in Mason Co., KY by 1800.