Thomas Christian, II
- Thomas Christian, IIbef 1660 - 1739
Facts and Events
- History of the Christian Family
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 CHRISTIAN FAMILY., in William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine, Vol. 5, No. 4 pp. 261-263., Apr., 1897.
2, THOMAS2 CHRISTIAN'S will was probed in Goochland county in 1736. He married Rebecca ----- (perhaps the daughter of Drury Stith, near whom, in Charles city, Thomas Christian patented 1320 acres on Dec. 16, 1714), and had issue: 6, Thomas3; 7, Robert3; 8, William3 of Albemarle county, living in 1756; 9,James3; 10, Constant3; 11, Rebecca; 12, Ann3, 13, Mourning3, who m. ----- Coleman. Mentions grandson Thomas.
- Charles Powell & Allied Families
From "Wills and Deeds, Book 3" Goochland Co, VA, 1736
Last Will and Testament of Thomas Christian, dated 16 Oct 1736, proved 17
Item: To Rebaca Christian, wife, 210 acre plantation "whereon I now
live" and two Negroes named Jack and Tom. After her death same 210 acre
plantation and two Negroes to son, James Christian. Also 3 horses
(Champin, Doctor & Blaze), 3 feather beds with furniture and "all the
rest of my movable estate and to her disposal at her death."
Item: To Thomas Christian, son, 250 acre plantation "whereon he now
Item: To Robert Christian, son, 300 acre plantation "whereon he now
lives" & one brooding mare.
Item: To William Christian, son, 300 acres "my part of the land that
John Prier took up" and one horse colt.
Item: To Tom Christian, grandson, one cow and calf
Item: To Mary Christian, daughter, pleasure horse colt, feather bed with
furniture, & "5 pounds to be raised out of my Estate to be paid one Month
after her marrig."
Item: To Constant Christian, daughter, feather bed with furniture, one
gelding horse named Toby & "5 pounds to be paid out of my estate by my
Ext. one month after her marrig."
Item: To Rebecca Christian, daughter, six Ews.
Item: To Ann Morning Colman, daughter, one Ewe.
Witnesses: John McBird, John Prier, John Clark & John Wright