John Stevens Jr.1

M, #11091, b. circa 1800, d. 5 July 1860
RelationshipGrandnephew of Terisha Turner
FatherJohn Stevens1,2 b. bt 1761 - 1771, d. b 1850
MotherSarah Turner1,2 b. bt 1771 - 1780, d. b 1850

Family

Nancy Williams b. c 1819
Last Edited16 Jan 2021
     John Stevens Jr. was born circa 1800, son of John Stevens and Sarah Turner, in Virginia.3,4

     On 23 February 1825, he is named in and made executor of his grandmother's will of this date.1

     John Stevens Jr. married Nancy Williams on 18 December 1843 in Nelson County, Virginia.5

     John Stevens Jr. died on 5 July 1860 in Nelson County, Virginia.2

Census and Occupation

DateEnumeration and OccupationLocation
1840with one free white male 10 thru 14; one free white male 30 thru 39 (himself) and one free white female 20 thru 29 (his wife?). Slaves: one male 55 thru 99. Two persons are employed in agricultureNelson County, Virginia3
185050 years of age. Also living within his household was Jane Williams, age 14, possibly Nancy's sister?Nelson County, Virginia4
Farmer with real estate valued at $2,0004
186059 years of age on the census date of 1 JunNelson County, Virginia6
Farmer with real estate valued at $2,000 and personal property worth $4,3006

Citations

  1. [S1354] Nelson County, Virginia Will Books, vols. C-D, 1822-1836, FHL Film 0,032,716, microfilm of original records at the Nelson County Courthouse in Lovingston, Virginia, Sarah Turner will entry, Will Book C, page 393.
  2. [S6179] "Virginia, Deaths and Burials Index, 1853-1917," index, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.: (Provo, Utah), accessed 16 Jan 2021, entry for John Stevens, 1860, Nelson County, FHL microfilm 32,734.
  3. [S6008] "1840 United States Federal Census," index and images, (Ancestry.com: (Provo, Utah), accessed 16 Jan 2021, entry for John Stevens Jr, 1840, Nelson, Virginia; citing roll 569, page 77, line 23, FHL microfilm 29,690, image 69 of 86, National Archives and Records Administration.
  4. [S5959] "1850 United States Federal Census," index and images, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc: (www.ancestry.com), accessed 16 Jan 2021, entry for John Stevens, 1850, Nelson, Virginia; citing roll 963, page 269b, family 736, image 100 of 172; citing original data from the National Archives MIcrofilm Publication M432.
  5. [S234] "Virginia, Compiled Marriages, 1740-1850," database, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc.: (Provo, Utah), accessed 16 Jan 2021, entry for John Stevens Jr. and Nancy Williams, 1843, Nelson County.
  6. [S5784] "1860 United States Federal Census," index and images, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. (ancestry.com): accessed 16 Jan 2021), John Stevens, 1860, Nelson, Virginia; citing page 744, family 409, FHL microfilm 805,365.

James F. Dillard1

M, #11092, b. circa 1821
RelationshipGreat-grandnephew of Terisha Turner
FatherJames Spotswood Dillard1 b. 29 Nov 1791, d. 29 Aug 1866
MotherNarcissa Elizabeth Turner1 b. 29 Apr 1797, d. 15 Aug 1878
Last Edited15 Oct 2020
     James F. Dillard was born circa 1821, son of James Spotswood Dillard and Narcissa Elizabeth Turner, in Virginia.2

     On 11 May 1840, he is named in his maternal grandfather's will of this date.1

Census and Occupation

DateEnumeration and OccupationLocation
1850as James T., 29 years of age and living within his father's householdNelson County, Virginia2
Lawyer2

Citations

  1. [S1353] Nelson County, Virginia Will Books vols. E-G, 1835-1847, FHL Film 0,032,717, microfilm of original records at the Nelson County Courthouse in Lovingston, Virginia, Terisha Turner will, Will Book F, pages 152-156.
  2. [S5499] "1850 United States Federal Census," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M8DX-VNY ), entry for Jas S Dillard, Nelson county, part of, Nelson, Virginia, United States; citing family 470, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), accessed 28 Feb 2019.