VIRGINIA - Amherst County - 1807
Will of William DAVENPORT

 

A letter to Lee Preston 23 Nov 1981 from Iva Cook, Rocky Mount, VA, contained the following Wingfield descendants' names (set out against the left column), said to have been taken from "Amherst Co., VA, Deeds 1761-65," by Bailey Fulton Davies, Will 65-D, Book 4, Page 574:     

26 Mar 1807   Wm. DAVENPORT to Robert and Thomas Wingfield, Amherst Co., for love of:  

DAVENPORT children
Nancy H.
Mahala
Sally
Achilles
William

by his ux: Elizabeth, who has lately departed this life.  Elizabeth's father was Nathan Wingfield, dec'd., and her mother was Ann.  Will recorded in Amherst Co.   Wit.: S. Garland, Charles Davenport, Thomas Woodruff, James B. Edwards.