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Will of Jacob McGEHEE [McKee?], Oglethorpe Co, GA, 7 Jan 1806.
Posted by: Milisia Hanlin (ID *****7317) Date: February 12, 2009 at 09:59:12
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Researching the family of Jacob McKEE, [variant spelling: McKie, McKey, McKee, McGee, McGehee,..] b. 1781 South Carolina....

Would like to correspond with any families of the below enumerated Jacob McGEHEE, of Oglethorpe County, Georgia.

Milisia Hanlin


Jacob McGEHEE of Oglethorpe County, Georgia. Written 9/26/1805; Recorded January 7, 1806; P: 158, 161.

Son: Edward McGEHEE, $12.

Daughter: Elizabeth [McGEHEE] ANDERSON;

Daughter: [Sarah] Salley [McGEHEE] HUMPHRIES, $12.

Son: John McGEHEE, on Negro Girl, Dicy; a horse and saddle valued at $100.

Son: Thomas McGEHEE, a negro girl, Peggy; a horse and saddle valued at $100.

Son: James O. McGEHEE, a negro girl, Dolley; a horse and saddle, etc.

Son: Samuel McGEHEE, a Negro girl, Jenny; a horse and saddle, etc.

Son: Isaac McGEHEE, a Negro Girl to be purchased by my Exrs, to be the same age as Isaac. A horse, saddle, etc.

Son: Jacob McGEHEE, a Negro girl to be purchased, etc.

Daughter: Nancy McGEHEE, a Negro girl to be purchased, etc.

Son, George L. McGEHEE, a negro girl named Hannah; a horse, saddle, etc.

Wife: Mary Ann three Negro women Dilcy, Dafney and Delphey, and two fellows to be purchased by my Exrs; also
my furniture, stock and the present crop of corn. My Negro woman Judy to be sold for money to purchase the fellows for my wife.

My Exrs. to sell the land where I now live, and purchase a
tract where my beloved wife Mary Ann may think best.

Mentions when three children Isaac, Jacob and Nancy arrive at age 21.

Exrs: son, Edward McGehee, son in law William C. Humphries and friend Josiah Jordan.

Wits: John Jordan, Thomas Hill, James W. Watkins..

Source Citation and Source Information:
Oglethorpe County, Georgia. Olgethorpe County Will Book "A": 1793-1807. P: 158. 161.

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