William Greggs

William Greggs
b: 1753
d:
Biography
(412) William Greggs ("Billy"; last name sometimes spelled
"Griggs") -- Born 1753. Son of Nanny <--->; husband of
Rachel Harris (430>; prcbab1y father of George (099>,
Anthony (015>, Willis 617>, and perhaps others. Residing
at Cancer/Richmond in 1781, 1782 (tithable), and 1784.
Temporarily assigned to Old Ordinary in May 1781 to assist
in agricultural labor. Requested in December 1'Sl to live
at Taurus in order to help his mother there. Residing at
Virgo in 1788 and 1791. Named in 1791 deed of emancipation.
Sceduied for emancipation in 1793. Emancipated by deed
dated January 1, 1793; deed proved in Westmoreland County
Court, February 28, 1793. Sources: Deed of Emancipation,
August 1, 1791, pt. 1, pp. 11, 18, 21, and Pt. 2, pp. 11,
27; "2d Book of Miscellanies," P. 42; Letterbook, 1780-1782,
P. 69; Nomony Hall Daybook, 1781-1782, P. 51; Letterbook,
1782-1784, p. 12; Nomony hail Ledgr "Â b," p. 21;Letterbook, 1792-1793, p. 37; Westmoreland County Deeds and
Wills, No. 18, 1787-1794, VSA microfilm, pp. 291-92.
Facts
  • 1753 - Birth -
  • Death - Y
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Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (U) ?
Birth
Death
Father?
Mother?
PARENT (F) Nanny
Birth
Death
Marriageto Nanny
Father?
Mother?
CHILDREN
MWilliam Greggs
Birth1753
Death
Marriageto Rachel Harris
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) William Greggs
Birth1753
Death
Marriageto Rachel Harris
Father?
MotherNanny
PARENT (F) Rachel Harris
Birth1755-1757
Death
Marriageto William Greggs
Father?
Mother?
CHILDREN
MAnthony
Birth1790
Death
MGeorge
Birth1789
Death
MNat Harris
Birth1780
Death
MGregory Harris
Birth1774
Death
MCharles Harris
Birth1774
Death
MWillis
Birth1793
Death
Descendancy Chart
William Greggs b: 1753
Rachel Harris b: 1755-1757
Anthony b: 1790
George b: 1789
Nat Harris b: 1780
Gregory Harris b: 1774
Charles Harris b: 1774
Willis b: 1793