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William Hill

Male - Bef 1787


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  • Name William Hill 
    Gender Male 
    Will 24 Apr 1786  Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • William Hill makes a will on 25 April 1786, recorded in Will Book 2, p 196, Mecklenburg County, Virginia. A different William Hill (probably related) is found in the previous will book.

      Abstract:
      to Peter Crafford, the 50 acres of land sold to him
      to son John Hill, 60 acres adjoining Joseph Randull
      to son James Hill 60 acres adjoining Ben Cockersham
      to son William Hill 60 acres adjoining James Hill
      to wife Elizabeth plantation where I now live and after her death to son Elisha Hill
      to wife Elizabeth all stock and household furniture, then divided between sons and daughter Francis Hill
      Executors William Hendrick and Elizabeth Hill
    Misc 1787  Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    paid (or estate paid) real estate property tax on 600 acres 
    • 1787 Mecklenburg Land Tax Book
      William Hill Senr
      600 acres
      4/1 per acre
      amount: 122.10.0
      tax: 1.16.9
    Died Bef 8 Jan 1787  Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Probate 8 Jan 1787  Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I9524  Scott Dickson's Family
    Last Modified 9 Jun 2020 

    Family Elizabeth,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. John Hill,   b. 1766–1771, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. William Hill,   b. Bef 1775, Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. James Hill,   b. Bef 1773, Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Francis Hill,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Elisha Hill,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 9 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F3647  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsWill - 24 Apr 1786 - Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - paid (or estate paid) real estate property tax on 600 acres - 1787 - Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Bef 8 Jan 1787 - Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 8 Jan 1787 - Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • The deeds from 1765 to 1768 from William Hill to his sons appear to be a different William Hill, perhaps the one who has 417 acres in the land tax books. But, it appears that the William & Elizabeth who are parents of John, William, etc. are different people.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1626] Virginia, Mecklenburg, Will records, 1765-1922 ; general index to wills and list of heirs, decedents, 1765-1948, 26 April 2020; Will Book 2, p. 196, William Hill.

    2. [S1646] Virginia, Mecklenburg, Land tax books, 1782-1800, 6 June 2020; 1787 Land Tax Book, Wm Hill Senr.

    3. [S1627] Virginia, Mecklenburg, Deed records, 1765-1905 ; general index to deeds, 1765-1933, 22 April 2020; Deed Book 12, p. 135, Cunningham to John and William Hill.


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