Billy Johnson

Billy Johnson
b: 1772 or 1773
d:
Biography
<270> Billy Johnson -- Born 1772 or 1773. Son of Sarah Johnson <452>. Residing at Gemini in 1782 and 1785. Sent from Gemini to Capricorn in January 1788. Residing at Capricorn in 1789 and 1791. Named in 1791 deed of emancipation. Scheduled for emancipation in 1795. In the fall of 1792, Billy ran away twice from Abner Newman, tenant at Capricorn. He was captured the first time and taken to Nomony Hall. The second time he successfully made his way to Nomony Hall, but was returned to Capricorn. He received his certificate of emancipation in 1795. Sources: Deed of Emancipation, August 1, 1791, pt. 1, pp. 8, 23, and pt. 2, pp. 10, 26; "2d Book of Miscellanies," p. 109; Letterbook, 1787-1 789, Pp. 18, 63; Westmoreland County Personal Property Tax List, 1785, VSA; Letterbook, 1782-1784, p. 8; Nomony Hall Daybook, 1790-1792, p. 160; Letterbook, 1792-1793, pp. 38-39; "List of Persons, to whom Certificates of Emancipation have been delivered, manumitted by Robert Carter," 1795, Westmoreland County Court Papers, Box 82, VSA.
Facts
  • 1772 or 1773 - Birth -
  • Death - Y
Ancestors
   
 
 
George
1740 -
  
  
  
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Billy Johnson
1772 or 1773 -
  
 
  
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Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) George
Birth1740
Death
Marriageto Sarah Johnson
FatherGeorge
Mother?
PARENT (F) Sarah Johnson
Birth1752
Death
Marriageto George
Father?
Mother?
CHILDREN
FLetticia Johnston
Birth1781
Death
FMary Johnson
Birth1779
Death
FPatty Johnson
Birth1776
Death
Marriageto Patty Johnson
MBilly Johnson
Birth1772 or 1773
Death
FPheby
Birth1772
Death