Person:Sarah Leake (7)

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Sarah "Sally" Leake
b.17 March 1772 Virginia
d.3 January 1857 Barren County, Kentucky
Facts and Events
Name Sarah "Sally" Leake
Gender Female
Birth[1][2] 17 March 1772 Virginia
Marriage 2 May 1798 Albemarle County, Virginiato James Robinson, of Albemarle County, VA
Death[2] 3 January 1857 Barren County, Kentucky

Will Transcript

Will of Sally Robinson

Know all men by these presents that in accordance with the will of my late husband James Robinson deceased. I Sally Robinson of the County of Edmondson & State of Kentucky being sound in mind do hereby make & ordain this my last will & testament. And do hereby reoke all former wills to wit:
1d. I give to my daughter Betsy the following __ viz, Washington Madison Caroline & children & Martha & her child one bed & furniture.
2nd. I give to my daughter Sally Jordan the following negroes viz. Jackson Lewis & Sally Ann & also my interest in teh carriage.
3rd. I give to my grand daughgter Mary Ellan Payne the following negroes Hamilton, Robert & Mildred.
4th. I wish my daughters to have my negroe man John during my life. And at my death I wish his value to be equally divided between my two daughters Elizabeth & Sally. As he has a wife & children, I do and wish him and publicbly but that he be allowed to choose __ of my daughters as his mistresses and be sold at valuation.
5th. I wish my old negro woman Suckey to have a home with my daughter Sally & if she lives after my death I wish here to be provided for by my __ daughters.
Given under my hand & seal this day of October 1853.
[Sigend] Sally Robinson
October 1853
Witness
Saml. Parker
John Y. Parker
Barren County Sct. February Term 1858.
The foregoing writing purporting to be the last will & testament of Sally Robinson dec'd was at the last term produced in open Court & partially proven in due form of law by the oath of Jno. Y. Parker one of the subscribing witnesses thereto & at this term was fully proven in due form of law by the oath of Saml. Parker the other subscribing witness thereto. Whereupon the same was ___ to record as thereto last will & testament of sd. Sally Robinson dec.d
Att
Francis Leaekrill [??} C.C
References
  1. United States. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432).

    Name: Sally Robinson
    Age: 78
    Birth Year: abt 1772
    Birthplace: Virginia
    Home in 1850: Division 1, Barren, Kentucky, USA
    Gender: Female
    Family Number: 453
    Household Members: Name Age
    Samuel Jordan 35
    Sarah W Jordan 37
    Elizabeth M Robinson 44
    Sally Robinson 78 [Note: Sally was living with her daughter Sarah Jordan and husband Samuel Jordan]

  2. 2.0 2.1 Find A Grave.

    Sally Robinson
    Birth 17 Mar 1772
    Virginia, USA
    Death 3 Jan 1857 (aged 84)
    Barren County, Kentucky, USA
    Burial: Jordan Cemetery
    Park City, Barren County, Kentucky, USA

    Home in 1850: Division 1, Barren, Kentucky
    Samuel Jordan 35
    Sarah W Jordan 37
    Elizabeth M Robinson 44
    Sally Robinson 78

    https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/94975684