|Subject:||Bolding 1770 will;Wm Baldwin 1755 will|
|Post Date:||September 02, 2001 at 18:48:11|
|Forum:||Amelia County, VA Genealogy Forum|
Can someone help me with this lady and her family, please?
Susannah Bolding's will (dated 1770; pro. Jan 24, 1771) is witnessed by Henry VADEN and Susanna VADEN & William BENNETT. Executors are son-in-law Benjamin BENNETT & son Benjamin BOLDING.
Heirs: dau. Elizabeth DAVIS, son Benj. BOLDING, gr-son James BOLDING, dau. Sarah ROBERTS & gr-dau Sarah BENNETT. (according to McConnaughey's "Amelia Co VA wills 1761-177_ (WB 2X)
Is THIS SUSANNAH BOLDING the wife of WILLIAM BALDWIN, will dated 1755, pro 1760, according to McConnaughey's Amelia Co VA WB I 1735-1761.
Wit: Henry WARD, Moses POTTER, & Prudence WARD.
Exs: wife Susanna BALDWIN & son John BALDWIN & friend Samuel COBBS. Plantation to wife for life & then to son John.
Also mentioned are dau Elizabeth DAVIS (wife of James DAVIS of Surry Co VA); gr-sons William BALDWIN,George BALDWIN, John DAVIS, William DAVIS, & John BALDWIN ; Mary BENNITT (wife of Benj Bennitt), Benj. BALDWIN, Sarah ROBERTS (wife of John Roberts).
Son John BALDWIN gets land in Carolina.
Inv. May 21, 1760, return June 1760 by ex, John BALDWIN.
Any ideas appreciated. Looks like same family to me. Helen