Person:Richard Hall (63)

Richard Lingan Hall, M.D.
m. abt 1733
  1. Mary Hallaft 1733 -
  2. Thomas Hallaft 1734 -
  3. Elisha Hallaft 1735 -
  4. Martha Hallaft 1736 -
  5. Richard Lingan Hall, M.D. - bef 1774
  1. Elisha Hall Corbin1763 -
  2. Martha Hall Corbinabt 1765 -
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Richard Lingan Hall, M.D.
Gender Male
Other[4] 25 Jan 1750 Fairfax (county), Virginia, United Statesnamed in Will of Elisha Hall, father
Other bef 1763 Virginianot married, but had a relationship
with Hannah Ludwell Lee
Residence[1] 14 May 1772 Richmond (county), Virginia, United Statesnamed in Record of Trust
Death? bef 25 Jul 1774 Fauquier, Virginia, United States
Religion? Baptist
Will[2] 1 Mar 1774 Fauquier, Virginia, United States
Will? 28 Mar 1774 Fauquier, Virginia, United StatesCodicil to Will of Richard Hall filed
Probate? 25 Jul 1774 Fauquier, Virginia, United States

For Further Research

  • Sept 1763 - Fauquier County - Richard Lingum [sic] Hall vs John Wright Jun. Deft. 5
  • see Chancery Records Index - 1765, Fauquier Co., Richard Hampton vs. Compton Williamson & Wife
  1. 1.0 1.1 Record of Trust Between Compton Williamson and Richard Lingan Hall, in Source needed, Secondary quality.

    May 14, 1772. Trust. Between Compton Williamson of Calvert Co., MD. and Richard Lingan Hall of R'mond Co. .. marriage hath been had between said Williamson and Mary Hall, sister of R.L. Hall .. before marriage she was possessed of slaves .. given her by her mother, Martha Hampton, dec'd by deed before Martha married Richard Hampton, dec'd. .. in trust to R.L. Hall for his sister .. Signed: Compton Williamson. Witnesses: Jas. Scott Jr., Wm. Ransdell, Sam'l Lingan. Recorded May 26 1772, proved by oath of James Scott and Samuel Lingan, wits.
    [Identifies him as a son of Martha Hall Hampton and a brother to Mary (Hall) Williamson and that he lives in Richmond County.]

  2. 2.0 2.1 Probate Records, in King, J. Estelle Stewart, and Elizabeth Petty Bentley. Abstracts of wills, administrations, and marriages of Fauquier County, Virginia, 1759-1800: with cemetery inscriptions, rent rolls, and other data. (Baltimore, Maryland: Reprinted for Clearfield Company by Genealogical Publishing Company, 1980, c1978), Secondary quality.

    p 10 -
    HALL, Richard
    1 March 1774. 25 June 1774.
    All Negroes to remain on the plantation of Mrs. Hannah Corbin until my debts are paid. Mention made of land purchased of Richard and William Hampton.
    Children: Elisha Hall Corbin, land and Negroes, dau. Martha Corbin, land and Negroes, should they die their share to go to their mother, Mrs. Hannah Corbin.
    Sister Mary Williamson to receive legacy, also her son, James Williamson.
    Nieces: Martha, Mary, Hannah, and Elizabeth Williamson (daus. of sister Mary Williamson). Exr: Mrs. Hannah Corbin of Richmond Co.
    Exrs. in Fauquier Co.: Wharton Ransdell, James Scott, Thomas Marshall, John Chilton.
    (p. 257)
    [cos1776 Note: This abstract does not list the witnesses to the will. Sifted From the Ashes (last accessed 20130702) states that one witness was John Ransdell and that the will can be found in Fauquier County, Virginia, Wills Filson Club 975.5275 K532. This is not confirmed and needs a follow-up.]

  3.   Probate Records, in Gott, John K. Abstracts of Fauquier County, Virginia: wills, inventories and accounts, 1759-1800. (Arlington Virginia: J.K. Gott, 1976), Secondary quality.

    Call number 929.3755
    p 149 -
    DOCT'R RICH'D L. HALL (Estate Account)
    Adm'r.: Wharton Ransdell
    Details: To Cash Paid: Wharton Ransdall, Jun'r. for Building a House L414 in Paper Money; The Rev'd James Tomson for Preaching Doctr Halls Funeral Sermon 40/; Colo. Brooke for recording a Will.
    1782: John Russell Proved Acct before Chas. Chilton.
    1784: To cash paid John Russell Proved acct. before Colo. Arm'd Churchill; Mr. Thomas Keith; Thomas Rycroft for repairing watch.
    The above acct. was Sworn to before me this 26th day June 1784. Thomas Digges

    p 178 -
    Received of: Ariss Cox; Capt. E. Edmonds, Mr. John Churchill, Mr. Peter Grant for a Pair of Doctr Halls Books, Henry Newby for Rent (1780).

  4. Will Abstract of Elisha Hall, in National Genealogical Society quarterly. (Washington, District of Columbia: National Genealogical Society), Secondary quality.

    p 74 -
    Hall, Elisha, 25 Jan. 1750-1 - 26 Mch. 1751.
    To w. Mertha, to s. Richard, to dau. Mary, to s. Thomas, to s. Elisha, to w.; residue 1/3 to w. other 2/3 to 4 ch. Richard, Mary, Thos. Elisha ; to dau. Marget L10. Elisha Hall.
    Wit. W. West, John Henward, * Wm. Jerill, Geo. Roberts, * Wm. Robinson *
    (p. 440).

  5.   Court Record, in Genealogies of Virginia Families from Tyler's Quarterly Historical and Genealogical Magazine. (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, c1981), 1:146, Secondary quality.

    [Cites Fauquier County, Virginia court minutes Vol 1:203, 245]