Person:Peter Pursifull (1)

Peter Pursifull
b.abt. 1750 England
d.bef. March 1831 Harlan County, Kentucky
Facts and Events
Name Peter Pursifull
Gender Male
Birth[1] abt. 1750 England
Marriage 12 May 1777 Rockingham County, Virginiato Margaret Selser
Death? bef. March 1831 Harlan County, Kentucky

Records in Kentucky

1819 List of Males Transferred from Knox to Harlan County Tax Lists
110. Peter PURCIFULL
111. Joseph PURCIFULL
Deeds abstracts 1823-1824 Harlan County, Ky
Rebuen LAMBERT of Knox Co. to John PURCIFUL Sept. 1, 1824. for $1.00 1/2 of a 50 acres survey in Lambert's name, & they shall divide & make a conditional line. Wit. S. RICE & J. HEDERIXSON.
Source: USGenWeb Archives [Note: possible sibling?]
Court Orders Harlan County, Kentucky, Session, 1831
MARCH Session: present; J. NOE, Nathan HARRIS, H. BRANSON, H. JONES and John CREECH.
Letters of Administration granted to Mount PERCIFULL for the Estate of Peter PURCIFULL, dec'd; $400. bond with Elijah GREEN, as security. William GREEN and William SPARKS appointed to appraise the estate.
Source: USGenWeb Archives
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    1. Peter1 Pursifull was born Abt. 1750 in England. He married Margaret Selser May 12, 1777 in Rockingham, Virginia, daughter of Henry Selser and Esther Lafferty.

    Children of Peter Pursifull and Margaret Selser are:

    2 i. Mary2 Pursifull.
    3 ii. Hannah Pursifull, born 1783.
    4 iii. Peter J. Pursifull, born February 1783.
    + 5 iv. Joseph Pursifull, born Abt. 1786 in Wythe Co., Virgnia; died September 19, 1856 in Knox Co., Kentucky.
    6 v. William Pursifull, born 1788.
    7 vi. Hetty Pursifull, born 1788.
    8 vii. Jacob Pursifull, born 1790.
    9 viii. Thomas Pursifull, born 1792.
    10 ix. Henry Pursifull, born 1794.
    11 x. Mount Pursifull, born October 14, 1795; died 1890 in Bell Co., Kentucky. He married Mary Colson
    12 xi. Jeremiah Pursifull, born 1796.
    13 xii. Lucy Pursifull, born 1798.
    14 xiii. Elizabeth Pursifull, born 1800.