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Family: Josiah Via / Rachel Hale (F1240)

m. 2 Jan 1801


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  • Husband | Male
    Josiah Via

    Born  1775  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1851-1859  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  2 Jan 1801  [1]  Franklin County, Virginia, USA  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  David Viers, Sr | F1234 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elizabeth Martin | F1234 Group Sheet 

    Wife | Female
    Rachel Hale

    Born  1782  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1845  Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Father  Benjamin Hale Sr. | F2028 Group Sheet 
    Mother  ? | F2028 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Judith Via

    Born  1802  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Male
    Anderson Via

    Born  1804  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  Jane Vest | F2537 
    Married     

    Child 3 | Male
    Samuel James Via

    Born  Jul 1806  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  After 1880  Dickenson County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Hetty Edwards | F1247 
    Married  30 Oct 1826  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Male
    James Via

    Born  1807  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 5 | Male
    Isaac Via

    Born  9 Dec 1809  Patrick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  14 Apr 1885  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Patsy Cockram | F1441 
    Married     

    Child 6 | Male
    + Peter Via

    Born  1813  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Oct 1854  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Margaret Martin | F1241 
    Married  29 Oct 1833  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Nancy Justice | F1242 
    Married  4 Aug 1845  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Female
    + Mary "Polly" H. Via

    Born  1814  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Jun 1880  Amherst County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  William G Vest | F1442 
    Married  7 Mar 1823  Amherst County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  George Washington Whorley | F1443 
    Married  19 Jul 1838  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 8 | Male
    Josiah Cyrus Via

    Born  1819  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1863  Chickamauga, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

  • Notes  Married:
    • 31 Dec 1800 Josias Viar to Rachel Hale

      Mr James Callaway. Please to grant Josias Viar Lisens for to marry my Daughter Rachel Hail and in so doing you will oblige your friend Benjamin Hail.

      Mr James Callaway Teste John Viar Benjamin Hail John Hail

      Know all men by these presents that We Josias Viar and John Viar are held and firmly bound unto James Manson Esq. Governor or Chief Magistrate of the State of Virginia in the Sum of One hundred & fifty Dollars to which payment well and truly to be made We bind Ourselves and each of us, Our & each of our Heirs Executors and Admrs Jointly and Severally firmly by these Presents Sealed with Our Seals & Dated this 2d Day of January 1800 {the date on the bond below should probably be 1801}

      The Condition of this Obligation is Such that Whereas there is a marriage Shortly intended to be had & solemnized between the above bound Josias Viar & Rachel Hale now if there Shall be no lawful cause to Obstruct said marriage then this Obligation to be Void else remain in force. Josias Viar John Viar

  • Sources 
    1. [S-1444881200] Marriage Bond, Marriage Bond for Josias Vier and Rachel Hale, 2 Jan 1801.