Person:Elizabeth Unknown (3137)

Elizabeth Unknown
b.abt. 1730
d.bef. 13 May 1813 Rockbridge County, Virginia
  • HJohn Davidsonest 1723 - 1762
  • WElizabeth Unknownabt 1730 - bef 1813
m. bef. 1753
  1. Samuel Davidsonest 1756 -
  2. John Davidson1757 - aft 1832
  3. William Davidsonest 1760 - 1793
  4. Ann Davidsonabt 1753 -
Facts and Events
Name Elizabeth Unknown
Alt Name Elizabeth Davidson
Gender Female
Birth? abt. 1730
Marriage bef. 1753 prob. Augusta County, Virginiato John Davidson
Death? bef. 13 May 1813 Rockbridge County, Virginia[will proven]

Will Abstract

Rockbridge Co, VA Will Book No 3, pp 529-530:
"Will of Elizabeth Davidson, Rockbridge County Virginia. To Wit: In the name of God amen I Elizabeth Davidson Senior of Rockbridge County being weak in body but of sound and disposing mind do make and constitiute this my last will and Testament and first of all I recommend my soul to Almight God who gave it my Body I recommend to the Earth to be decently buried. And as for such wordly goods as divine Probidence has bestowed upon me I dispose of in the manner following To wit, :first I Bequeath to my Grand Sons fifty four pounds to be divided as follows-
To Wit to John the Eldest ten pounds to James ten the balance to be equally Divided between the other two William & Robert.
To the three sisters of the above legetees I Bequeath fifty pounds to be equally divided between the sd Sisters Ann, Elizabeth, and Nancy.
To John McCemey I bequeath twenty dollars also to (Margunce Reid?) twenty dollars to my son Samuel Davidson I give one dollar the balance if any there be I bequeath to my Son John Davidson likewise my bed and Clothes of every kind & whatsoever property shall remain after my decrease and lastly I do constitute my son Jonn Davidson to execute this my last Will.
In Testimony whereof I have affixed my hand and seal this fifth day of March one Thousand eight hundred and thirteen."
(Signed) Elizabeth Davidson (seal)
Dicky Beard
William H. Letcher
At Rockbridge County Court May 3, 1813
A writing purporting to be the last will and Testament of Elizabeth Davidson dec'd was produced in court by John Davidson Executor
Therein named and proved by the oath of Dicky Beard and William H. Letcher the subscribing witnesses thereto and ordered to be recorded.
Copy Attest AW Reid CRC