John Craft

John Craft
b: 1720
d:
Biography
<505> John Craft -- Born 1720. Parents unknown; husband of
Mary <506>; father of Mary (--->; grandfather of Dorcas
(276> and John <201>. Residing at Forest in 1782 and 1785
(tithable). Sent from Forest to the Shenandoah tract in
April 1787. Residing at Sagittarius in 1788 and 1791.
Described as prizer [of hoçsheads?] and swineherd in 1787.
Over 45 year. old in 1791. Possibly emancipated by deed
proved in Westmoreland County Court on June 24, 1794 (text
not recorded). Sources: Deed of Emancipation, August 1,
1791, pt. 2, pp. 11, 27; 2d Book of Miscellanies," p. 48;
Letterbook, 1782-1784, p. 8; Westmoreland County Personal
Property Tax List, 1785, VSA; Nomony Hall Journal, 1784-
1785, p. 31; Letterbook, 1785-1787, pp. 251-53, 255-56, 263-
64; Westmoreland County Orders, 1790-1795, VSA microfilm,
pp. 367-68.
Facts
  • 1720 - Birth -
  • Death - Y
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Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (U) ?
Birth
Death
Father?
Mother?
PARENT (U) ?
Birth
Death
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CHILDREN
MJohn Craft
Birth1720
Death
Marriageto Mary
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) John Craft
Birth1720
Death
Marriageto Mary
Father?
Mother?
PARENT (F) Mary
Birth1729
Death
Marriageto John Craft
Father?
Mother?
CHILDREN
FMary Nanny Craft
Birth
Death1787
Marriageto Mary Nanny Craft
Descendancy Chart
John Craft b: 1720
Mary b: 1729
Mary Nanny Craft d: 1787
Mary Nanny Craft d: 1787
Dorcas b: 1775
Dorcas b: 1775
Nanny b: 1790
John b: 1778