Wi10 William Withers , Jr. was the son of William
Withers (Wi11) of Arkholme Melling Lancashire and Anna x
|Born: ABT. 1636 in Lancashire, England
Married: Mary Littlejohn
Died: 1698 - 1699 in Stafford County, Virginia
Will: Dated 1 Nov 1703, proved 23 Jan 1704, Fauquier Co., Va, will book
3, p. 492, transcribed in full at http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~lksstarr/knreports/wmwthers.txt.
William Withers of Fauquier Co., Va. Names sons James, Spencer and his
wife, Jessie, Elijah, Lewis, and daughters Susanna (share remains with
Vincent Garner for her benefit), Molley wife of William Withers, Alice
wife of John Ball Junr, Agatha wife of Martin Porter, and Betty "the daughter
of William Withers" [sic, s.b. "wife of John Withers"].
|Fauquier Co., Land records below are from [Grantee Index to Deeds,
Fauquier Co., Va., 1759-1914, LDS Film# 31582].
LAND RECORDS TIME LINE:
14 Apr 1786: Fauquier Co., Va. William Withers leases land from Denny Fairfax. Filed in [9-240] on 25 Dec 1786.
27 Apr 1787: Fauquier Co. William Withers purchases land from Thomas Sr. and Milley Ares. Recorded 24 Apr 1787. [9-365]
27 Dec 1790: Fauquier Co. William Withers purchases land from Peter & Susanna Kamper, and also from Samuel & Mary Fisher. Both recorded on 24 Jan 1791. [10-320].
1 Feb 1794: Fauquier Co. William Withers purchases land from Thomas Withers Sr. Recorded on 28 Apr 1794 [11-506].
18 Apr 1794: Fauquier Co. William Withers purchases land from Thomas Lee Sr. and wife. Recorded 24 Apr 1794. [11-536].
25 Sep 1796: Fauquier Co., Va. Jessee Withers purchases land from William Withers Sr. and William Withers Jr. and others, recorded 26 Sep 1796 [13-233].
Withers says he is the common ancestor of all Mason County, W.V. and Mead County, KY branches of the Withers Family.
|William Withers and Mary Littleton had issue:
(Wi9) James Withers
Spencer Withers, m. Jessie,
Lewis Withers, and daughters Susanna (share remains with Vincent Garner for her benefit),
William Withers, Molley wife of
Alice Withers m John Ball Junr, Agatha wife of Martin Porter, .