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William Daniel, Jr.[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male Est 1676 - 1749  (~ 73 years)


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  • Name William Daniel, Jr. 
    • These Daniels are involved with the Lindsay Families of Caroline, who also married into the Reynolds [Runnels] in and around Culpeper County. Naming patterns follow Reynolds in this area of Colonial Virginia.
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born Est 1676  Essex Co., Virginia Colony Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened
    • Living in Caroline; own land 12 Dec 1755 400 a. on both sides the Long fork of Bull Cr. Beg. at James Daniels Lines th.e down. also 400 a. on both sides of Dinner Cr. Beg. at Grays order Line thence up/.
    Gender Male 
    Died 1749  Accomac Co., Virginia Colony Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Along the Rappahanock River
    Person ID I17750  My Reynolds Line
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2017 

    Father Hugh Daniel,   b. Est 1650, Essex Co., Virginia Colony Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary Billington/Bullington,   b. Est 1650, Essex Co., Virginia Colony Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F6386  Group Sheet

    Family Mary Moseley,   b. Est 1680, Essex, Virginia Colony Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown, Middlesex County, Virginia Colony Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Sarah Daniel,   b. Abt 1700, Essex Co., Virginia Colony Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Moses Daniel,   b. Est 1715,   d. 1745, Caroline Co., Virginia Colony Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 30 years)
    +3. Thomas Daniel, I,   b. Est 1702,   d. 1738, Caroline Co., Virginia Colony Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years)
     4. Mary Daniel,   b. 7 Mar 1713, Amelia County, Virginia Colony Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F6384  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    Will of William Daniel Sr. 1698- Page Three
    Will of William Daniel Sr. 1698- Page Three
    17751WmDanielSr1625-03.jpg
    Will of William Daniel 1698 Page Two
    Will of William Daniel 1698 Page Two
    17751WmDanielSr1625-02.jpg

  • Notes 
    • 1737, Jan 14 Ordered road cleared from Three Notched Road between Charles Beasley's and Thomas Rucker's, to cross head William Daniel's mill swamp, into ridge near Daniel's plantation "Charles Beasley overseer" & have Wm Daniel Jr's, Thomas Rucker's, John Powell's, Cornel. Rennalds & Geo. Qusenbury?s people ? [Caroline Order Book 1732-1740 p. 389]
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      "Caroline County, Virginia, Order Book 1759 - 1763", Dorman, John Frederick, abstracted and compiled by; Part 2, 1760-1762, pg. 12.
      "Page 162, At a Court held 9 April 1761, Present: Richd, Buckner, John Sutton, James Jameson, James Taylor Junr and William Parker, Gent., justices ... Ordered that William Daniel Junr., James Lindsay , Anthy. Sale and Joshua Lindsay appraise the estate of Cornelius Reynolds."

  • Sources 
    1. [S107] Family Histories, https://liveasfreepeople.com/2016/10/31/the-daniels-of-early-virginia-and-beyond/.
      Hugh Daniel was first married to Alice, when he imported himself, his wife, and 12 others. He married Mary Billington, daughter of Luke and Barbary Billington. After Hugh died, Mary m. Richard Hines about 1673.

      Hugh and Mary had a son William Daniel, Jr., who had these children: (1) Sarah Daniel m. James Lindsay, son of Caleb and Clare Daniel of Essex Co., living in Caroline Co. (2) William Daniel m. Elizabeth (probably daughter of Samuel and Elizabeth Coleman of Caroline Co.). (3) Thomas Daniel, his son Thomas Daniel Jr. m. Mary Lindsay, daughter of James and Sarah Daniel Lindsay of Caroline Co.; Thomas Jr. died in Caroline Co. before 1771. (4) Elijah Daniel m. Mary Hawes and moved to Orange Co. (5) Moses Daniel died in Caroline Co. in 1745. James Lindsay was his executor. (6) Mary Daniel m. Edward Walker; Phoebe Daniel m. Thomas Jackson and flourished in Caroline Co.

    2. [S181] Land Records.
      Entry Record Book 1737-1770
      (Land entries in the present Virginia Counties of Halifax, Pittsylvania, Henry, Franklin, and Patrick)
      (1755 Dec 11) William Daniel 400 Acres on Long fork of Bull Cr. Beg. at James Daniels Lines Th.e down.

    3. [S181] Land Records, https://liveasfreepeople.com/2016/10/31/the-daniels-of-early-virginia-and-beyond/.
      ESSEX COUNTY, 16 Feb 1719

      William Daniel gives to his son-in-law, James Lindsay, land lying in Essex Co. on Peumansend Swamp containing 116 acres, a deed granted from William Berry (Essex Co. DB 16, p. 21)

    4. [S40] Will, Presumed to be William Instant.
      10 Jan 1749, Will of William Daniel, Accomac Co.

      Dau Mary Daniel; sister Elizabeth, wife of Elias Bell; mother Jean Collins to have tuition of my dau until she arrive at full age; should my mother die before that time, then her grandmother Joyce, wife of William Whealton, to take her; exec: mother; wits: George Douglas, William Chance, Daniel Collins; proven 25 Mar 1750 (Wills 1749-1752 p. 54)

      Stratton Nottingham, Wills and Administrations, Accomack County, Virginia, 1663-1800 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1931, 1999)