Lancaster Co., Va., Deeds and Wills Book, 1654-1661, p. 161. Order of a
court held at James City, made August 1658: "Whereas it appears to this
court by ye confession of Capt. Will Brocus in his life time that Jo.
Jackson was his sister's son, & therefore is now ye next heir in this
Country to ye lands which he said Capt. Brocus died seized of, It is
therefore ordered that ye sheriff of Lancaster forthwith put ye sd Jackson
in possession of ye sd Capt. Brocus, decd."