John

John
b: 1778
d:
Biography
201> John ("John Hobday' or "John Reid"?) -- Born 1778 or
1779. Son of Nanny <--->; dead by 1787); grandson of John
Craft (505). Residing at Forest in 1782 and 1785. Sent
from Forest to Capricorn in January 1788. Residing at
Sagittarius in 1788, 1791, and 1796. Named in 1791 deed of
emancipation. Scheduled for emancipation in 1801. In April
1792, John ran away from Sagittarius to Nomony Hall, where
he received clothing. He was sent back to Sagittarius with
a pardon from Carter. Possibly the same person as "John
Hobday" or "John Reid," both emancipated by deed dated
January 1, 1801; deed proved in Frederick County Court,
February 2, 1801. Sources: Deed of Emancipation, August 1,
1791, pt. 1, pp. 7, 31, and Pt. 2, pp. 11, 27, 50; 2d Book
of Miscellanies," p. 48; Westmoreland County Personal
Property Tax List, 1785, VSA; Letterbook, 1789-1792, pp.
316-20; Letterbook, 1787-1789, pp. 18, 63; Letterbook, 1785-
1787, p. 251; Letterbook, 1782-1784, p. 8; Frederick County
Deed Book 27, 1800-1803, VSA microfilm, p. 134.
Facts
  • 1778 - Birth -
  • Death - Y
Ancestors
   
John Craft
1720 -
 
   
  
  
Mary
1729 -
 
John
1778 -
  
 
  
John Craft
1720 -
 
   
  
  
Mary
1729 -
 
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (F) Mary Nanny Craft
Birth
Death1787
Marriageto Mary Nanny Craft
FatherJohn Craft
MotherMary
PARENT (F) Mary Nanny Craft
Birth
Death1787
Marriageto Mary Nanny Craft
FatherJohn Craft
MotherMary
CHILDREN
FDorcas
Birth1775
Death
Marriageto Dorcas
MJohn
Birth1778
Death