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John Worley (MAYBE - NO PROOF YET)

Male 1740 - 1815  (75 years)


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  • Name John Worley (MAYBE - NO PROOF YET) 
    Born 1740  Goochland County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Assembly 20 Jun 1757  Cumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tax List 1764  Buckingham County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tax List 1773  Buckingham County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Land Sale 16 Apr 1778  Powhatan Co, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tax List 1786  Campbell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Witness 31 Mar 1786  Campbell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Witness 15 May 1786  Campbell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 7 Sep 1795  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deed 7 Feb 1803  Franklin County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 3 Mar 1815  White County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 75 years 
    Siblings 5 siblings 
    Person ID P4445  Burress Genealogy of Virginia | My Ancestors

    Father John Worley Jr.
              b. 1717, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1777, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Family ID F2712  Group Sheet

    Wife Dorothy
              b. 1742, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1759  Buckingham County, Virginia? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 10 children 
    Family ID F1946  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1740 - Goochland County, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps Tax List - 1764 - John Worley was listed for personal property taxes in the household of John Douglas, along with 5 slaves. (Overseer for John Douglas?)1773 & 1774 -John Worley was listed for personal property taxes in the household of John Benning, along with Joel Bondurant. Total tithes in 1773 were 9 and total in 1774 were 10 (the rest probably being slaves) Worley and Bondurant being in the employment of John Benning. - 1764 - Buckingham County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps Tax List - 1773 and 1774 1764 - John Worley was listed for personal property taxes in the household of John Douglas, along with 5 slaves. (Overseer for John Douglas?)1773 & 1774 -John Worley was listed for personal property taxes in the household of John Benning, along with Joel Bondurant. Total tithes in 1773 were 9 and total in 1774 were 10 (the rest probably being slaves) Worley and Bondurant being in the employment of John Benning. - 1773 - Buckingham County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Sale - John Worley of Buckingham County sold to John Moseley 100 acres lying between Moseley and Trent. (Believed to be the land John III inherited in his grandfather's will that his father had rights to live on. Deed Book 1, page 21 - 16 Apr 1778 - Powhatan Co, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps Tax List - John Worley was listed for personal property taxes from 1786 to 1790 in Campbell County. The film began in 1784, when there were no Worleys listed. He did not appear after 1790. In 1790 Moses Worley, age 16-21, was listed with him. - 1786 - Campbell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWitness - A deed from John Dawn to Josias Bullock was witnessed by John Worley and William Dawn. The land sold was 335 acres on the head of Dutchman's Branch, E. side Falling River adjoining William Jones and William Harris. From Campbell Co Deed Book 2, page 401 - 31 Mar 1786 - Campbell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWitness - John & Dorothy Worley witness will of John Dawn. It left everything to his wife Margaret, to be divided among his children, not named, after her death. The will was also witnessed by a John Reynolds. J. Dawn will May 15, 1786, proven Oct 4 1787 - 15 May 1786 - Campbell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - On 7 September 1795, at Franklin County, VA,, John Worly of Franklin County bought from David Barton (DB 3 p 289) 155 acres on a branch of Auter (Otter) Creek adjoining Ferguson and Barton. In 1798, Barton sold 50 acres to John Radford (DB 3 p 565) which was described as being on the east side of Turkey Branch between John Worly and William Cannaday. Also mentioned was the dividing ridge between Otter and R. Bad Creeks. On the same day he also sold some land to George Staton Jr (DB 3 p 575), described as "on the head of a branch of the south fork of Otter Creek, adj George Staton Sr and John Worley." - 7 Sep 1795 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - John Worley sold to William Worley 155 acres on a branch of Auter beginning at a mouth of a branch at [unreadable] thence crossing Otter Branch. Adjoined Ferguson and Barton. DB 4, page 535 - 7 Feb 1803 - Franklin County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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