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Subject: [VAHALIFA] Gregory-Parsons from Charles City Co VA to Lunenburg
Date: Sun, 31 Mar 2002 09:40:40 EST

In previous posts, have linked the name Thomas Covington on Lunenburg estate
Margaret Gregory to Charles City Co VA. Here is another name, Joseph
Parsons, that is
also found with Gregory in CCCo-----------Lunenburg Co VA---------12:504. 4
Jan 1776.
John Martin of Chesterfield Co. to James Martin of Orange Co., NC 150 pds
150a tract
purchased of Baxter Ragsdale. Tract on both sides of Stony Cr & bounded by
Dennis, Edward Ragsdale{Hight}, Henry Gee, Benjamin Franklin's sp. br. Wit:
Parrott, Creacher Baugh, Richard Noble, Joseph Parsons. r 9 May 1776. {see
Parsons-Gregory in Charles City Co VA}-------------------------Also,
Lunenburg---1804--Nov. 5, Thomas Gregory and Martha Parsons.

Virginia Colonial Abstracts by Beverley Fleet. ref: VCA Vol III, Charles City
Co VA:
1655 Thomas Gregory m Jane. Had son Thomas Gregory.
1656: Joseph Parsons, deceased; Jane Gregory Parsons, widow
1656: John Stith m Jane Parson{Jane Gregory Parsons} widow, widow of Joseph
John Stith's will was p 1694 Charles City Co VA
Vol. III **p 526: Patent, 250 acres of land at Kemishes Creek granted to
John Stith 1 Jun
1664. 'Whereupon is endorsed' assignments of it by John and
Jane{Gregory}Stith to
James Hardway {Hardaway} 19 Oct 1664. s/John Stith, Jane (R) Stith, her mark.
recorded 19 Oct 1664. Test: Howell Pryse, Cl.
**29 Sep 16--: Ch.C.Co VA: Edmund Cowles, 125 acres Westover Path and Kemige's
Creek, part of dev'dt assigned by John Stith to James Hardway and by John
Hardway son
and heir sold to Cowles 3 Jun 1674.
from the records of Jo (Gregory) Spears of Raleigh NC,

posted in Charles City Co VA-----PARSONS, GREGORY - I am currently traceing
Thomas Parsons of Lunenburg Co. VA.-- Possible origin from Isle of Wight
City Co. VA. --Also Thomas Gregory. My Thomas Parsons was born circa 1748,
daughter Patsy Parsons married a Thomas Gregory in1804 in Lunenburg Co, VA.
--There are two Thomas Parsons known to have been in the same general area,
certainly the son of Christopher Parsons of Charlotte Co, VA.-- Christopher's
son I belive
died in Green Co., Ky circa 1851. --My Thomas Parsons migrated to Bedford
Co. and
Williamson Co., TN circa 1806. --My direct ancestors then
migrated on to Giles
Co. TN.--If you have any information concerning these lines please direct
E-mail to:
------------------1659 Charles City Co: It is ordered
that the
guardian of William Fisher shall at the next court pay and satisfie to Joseph
Parsons 810
lbs good merchantable tobo and cask, provided it shall not appere at the next
Court that
the sd Fisher by his performances in the crop of THOMAS GREGORY dec'd hath
deserved a share of the sd crop-------see one William Fisher adj John Hight
n/s Meherrin
Riv at Stoney Ck ---------------HALIFAX CO VA;------ May 1767: Deed
William Powell & Elizabeth to THOMAS GREGORY. (Order Bk 5 p 431- 21 May
1767: William & Elizabeth Powell to THOMAS Gregory, L40, of Antrim Parish,
Halifax Co, 200 acres S. side Bannister River. (Dd Bk VI p 396)----

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