Starting Sept. 30, 2014, will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Regional: U.S. States: Virginia: Grayson County

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Obediah LEONARD and family
Posted by: Rebecca Baker Date: August 26, 2001 at 15:17:34
In Reply to: Re: Obediah LEONARD and family by Derl Williams of [an error occurred while processing this directive]

I have a great-great-great-great grandfather also named Jesse Williams. I'm wondering if it might be the same Jesse. I don't know Jesse's wife's name. His son Daniel was born about 1811 in Grayson Co. VA. - Rebecca Baker
I came across this at the VA State Library:
GRANTEE Lennard, William. grantee.
DATE 4 March 1806.
NOTE Location: Grayson County.
NOTE Description: 200 acres oa a branch of New River adjoin.g the lands of John Kinworthy, Jesse Williams and Obadiah Lennard.
NOTE Source: Land Office Grants No. 54, 1804-1806, p. 429 (Reel 120).
NOTE See also the following surname(s): Leonard.
NOTE Part of the index to the recorded copies of grants issued by the Virginia Land Office. The collection is housed in the Archives at the Library of Virginia.
OTHER FORMAT Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Grants A-Z, 1-124, reels 42-190; Virginia State Land Office. Grants 125- , reels 369-.

No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Agreement of Use
Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network