Person:William Ragsdale (8)

m. Abt 1723
  1. Daniel Ragsdale1724 - 1793
  2. Rachel Ragsdale1726 - Aft 1790
  3. John Ragsdale1728 - 1794
  4. Richard Ragsdale1731 - 1814
  5. Winnifred Ragsdale1731 -
  6. Benjamin Ragsdale, Junior1734 - 1815
  7. Peter Ragsdale1736 - 1799
  8. Jesse Ragsdale1745 - 1827
  9. William RagsdaleAbt 1746 - 1824
  10. Thomas Ragsdale1747 -
  11. Godfrey Ragsdale1748 - 1791
  12. Mary RagsdaleAbt 1770 -
  • HWilliam RagsdaleAbt 1746 - 1824
  • WAnn ParkerAbt 1748 - Abt 1800
m. Bef 1761
  1. John Ragsdale1761 -
  2. Peter Ragsdale1763 -
  3. William Ragsdale, , Junior1765 -
  4. Lewis Ragsdale1769 - 1845
  5. Rebecca Ragsdale1771 - 1844
  6. Polly Ragsdale1773 -
  7. James Ragsdale1781 -
  8. Joel Ragsdale1783 - 1851
  9. Benjamin Ragsdale1785 -
  10. Sally Ragsdale1787 -
Facts and Events
Name William Ragsdale
Gender Male
Birth? Abt 1746 Bristol Parish, Prince George County, Virginia
Marriage Bef 1761 to Ann Parker
Death? 1824 Robertson County, Tennessee

WILLIAM RAGSDALE was born about 1746 in Bristol Parish, Prince George County, Virginia. He later moved to Tennessee.

William died in 1824 in Robertson County, Tennessee.

  1. Robertson County, Tennessee Will Book 4
    Page 193-194.
  2. Will of William Ragsdale

    In the name of God Amen:

    I William Ragsdale of the State of Tennessee and County of Robertson being sick of body but of sound mind and knowing that all men has to die do make and ordain this my last will and Testament, first and principally I commit my body to the dust from whence it came my soul to God who gave it and as to what worldly estate it hath pleased God to bless me with I give in the manner and form following.

    Item My desire is that my just debts should first be paid
    Item I give to my son John one Dollar
    Item To my son Peter one Dollar
    Item To my son William one Dollar
    Item To my son James one Dollar
    Item To my son Joel one Dollar
    Item To my son Benjamin one Dollar
    Item To my daughter Dolly one Dollar
    Item To my daughter Sally one Dollar
    Item To my son Lewis one Dollar

    Having heretofore given to the above named nine children all that I ever intended to give them - - -
    The balance of my estate both real and personal with all debts and moneys due on demands, I do give my Daughter Rebekah to hold good to her and her heirs forever.

    I nominate and appoint my nephew Lewis Yates and my friend William Adamson executor to this my last will and Testament revoking all wills heretofore been made satisfying this to be my last will and Testament. In whereof I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this 30th of September in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred nineteen.

    Sealed, signed and delivered
    in the presence of

    William Ragsdale
    Jonathan Huddlesten

    Seteus Baldding
    Susanna Blackburn

    Recorded in Robertson County, Tennessee
    Will book 4, page 193 - 194