Lettice Thorton

Lettice Thorton
b: 1786
d:
Biography
(123> Lettice Thornton (Lett) -- Born 1786. Daughter of
Mary Thornton <380> and [Pressley (353>?). Residing at
Forest in 1788, 1790, 1791, and 1796. Named in 1791 deed of
emancipation. Scheduled for emancipation in 1805.
Emancipated by deed dated January 1, 1805, but deed refused
by Frederick County Court in April. Probably freed after
1808 ruling by Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals. Sources:
Deed of Emancipation, August 1, 1791, Pt. 1, pp. 5, 34, and
Pt. 2, pp. 6, 23, 43; "2d Book of Miscellanies,0 Pp. 19, 99;
Frederick County Court Minutes, 1801-1805, VSA microfilm, p.
529; Frederick County Superior Court Order Book, 1804-1812,
VSA microfilm, p. 145.
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  • 1786 - Birth -
  • Death - Y
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Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) Pressley Thorton
Birth1765
Death
Marriageto Mary Thorton
Father?
Mother?
PARENT (F) Mary Thorton
Birth1764
Death
Marriageto Pressley Thorton
FatherAbraham Daniel
MotherBetty Daniel
CHILDREN
FAggy Thorton
Birth1785
Death
Marriageto Aggy Thorton
FLucy Thorton
Birth1781
Death
FLettice Thorton
Birth1786
Death
FBett Thorton
Birth1789
Death
MTom Thorton
Birth1789
Death
FCiller Thorton
Birth1793
Death