Person:John Siers (1)

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John Siers, of Fauquier and Greenbrier County, VA
b.Bef 1746
d.Bef 29 Sep 1814 Monroe County, Virginia
m. Bef 1746
  1. John Siers, of Fauquier and Greenbrier County, VABef 1746 - Bef 1814
  2. James Siers, Jr.Est 1745 to 1755 - Bef 1781
  • HJohn Siers, of Fauquier and Greenbrier County, VABef 1746 - Bef 1814
  • WSarah PaulBef 1746 - Aft 1792
m. Bef 1766
  1. Joseph SiresBet 1760 & 1765 - 1816
  2. James SiersBef 1775 -
  3. Rhoda SiersBef 1783 -
  4. Jane SiersBef 1783 -
  5. Isaac SiersBef 1787 -
  6. Charlotte Siers
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Name John Siers, of Fauquier and Greenbrier County, VA
Gender Male
Birth? Bef 1746
Marriage Bef 1766 to Sarah Paul
Death? Bef 29 Sep 1814 Monroe County, Virginia

Estate Records

  • 1814: Monroe County, {W}VA: Siers Heirs Vs Stodghill et al File 41 1794-1819: This 29th day of September 1814 Between Sarah Seires widow and Relict of John Seires dec'd, James Seires, Moses Kean and Rhoda his wife-late Rhoda Seires, David Parsons and Jane his wife late Jane Seires and Charlotte Seires - Children and heirs of John Sieres decd Plantiffs. [Source: Monroe County West Virginia, County Court Records, Box 28, 1794-1858].

Records

  • 24 Sept 1781, Fauquier County, VA: John Siers the elder late of the said County deceased, on 22 Feb 1755 by his Indenture of that date did demise lease lett and to farm lett unto James Siers....said James Siers and his heirs during the life of said James Siers and of his two Sons John Siers the party to these presents and James Siers jun...and whereas the said James Siers who was party to the said Indenture to lease hath departed his Life intestate since the making thereof by which the said premises descended to the said John Siers his son and heir. [Source: Fauquier County VA, Deed Book 7 1778-1783. pg. 435]
  • 1786, Greenbrier County, VA: John Siers listed on tithables list in 1786 Greenbrier co. He was most likely much older than this but there needs to be proof of this. One indication is that in 1796 he had a second tithable which would probably be son James. This indicates that John is old enough to have a 21 year old son. [Source: Greenbrier co Virginia records Vol 2, Shuck]
  • 1792 - John Sires and wife Sarah of Greenbrier County listed on a deed when they sold land to Andrew Wilson. [Source: Greenbrier county West Virginia Deed Book 1 1780-1789, pg. 385]
  • 29 April 1795: John Sawyers of Greenbrier county Virginia appointed his trusty and faithful friend Robert Rennick of same to be his true and lawful attorney, to demand and recover from whomever is in possession of a certain parcel of land containing 636 acres lying in Fauquier county whereof John Sawyers, grandfather of the above mentioned John Sawyers, died seizin fee and Intestate. Signed: John Siers. [Source: Greenbrier county West Virginia Deed Book 1 1780-1789, pg. 486]
  • 1 Sept 1798: John Sciers who intermarried with Sarah Paul, John Paul, Isaac Paul, Gregory Paul, Daniel Paul, Jesse Paul, Mary Paul, John Elison who intermarried with Frances Paul, Elizabeth Paul vs Hugh Paul in chancery. Dismissed with costs. [Source: Greenbrier County WVA Court Orders 1780-1850, pg. 229]
References
  1.   Ancestry.com. Public Member Trees: (Note: not considered a reliable primary source).