Leonard Batdorf

M, #9871, b. 5 February 1803, d. 26 February 1852
FatherLeonard Batdorf b. 4 Mar 1755, d. 18 Oct 1818
MotherMargaret Bartof()
Last Edited29 May 2001
     Leonard Batdorf was buried at New Kensington, Pennsylvania, USA.

He was born on 5 February 1803 at Pennsboro Township.1
Leonard Batdorf died on 26 February 1852 at age 49.1
     

Citations

  1. [S727] Unknown author, John Hendricks (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Elizabeth Banks1

F, #9873
FatherGerrard Banks (II)1,2 b. c 1705, d. bt 20 Mar 1776 - 7 Feb 1780
MotherAnn Stanton1 b. 1715, d. 1 Dec 1791
Last Edited9 Aug 2019
     Elizabeth Banks married (?) Hume.1
     In Gerrard Banks (II)'s will dated 20 March 1776 at Virginia, USA, Elizabeth Banks was named as an heir;
From "Early Colonial Settlers...":
     "WILL: Written: March 20, 1776, probated: February 7, 1780, Book 1, Page (315) or 515 -- Leaves all the estate to his wife for her life or widowhood, "at her decease land I live on, on south side of Bly's Path to the main branch that empties into Buffalo river just above Cabell's Mill to go to Son William for life and at his decease to go to son Reuben;
to daughters Mary and Sarah the Banks slaves;
To Sons: Linn, and Adam 5 shillings each; to Elizabeth Hume and Rachel Higginbotham (both my daughters) 5 shillings each;
grandson, Gerard to have one horse, saddle & bridle to the value of 15 pounds to be furnished him by sons William and Reuben out of what I give them and I desire my grandson may have a good schooling to be paid for by my sons William and Reuben. (The wills of Amherst County, VA 1761-1865) The Codicil, dated Dec 22, 1779, revokes "part of my will giving negro Sam to sons William and Thomas and leaves him as part of the Widows property which is at her death or remarriage to be divided between sons William, Thomas and Reuben and Daughters Mary and Sarah Banks. Witnesses: David Shepherd, Gabl. Penn, Geo. Penn, Lawrence Campbell, Eliz. Howell. Ux; son, William.
     "Part of Will of Gerard Banks, Feb. 7, 1780; Amherst County, VA Will book 1, (1761-1780) Reel 17, p. 515-517.
     "Item 1, land unto my beloved wife during her life or widowhood all my estate & at her decease I give to my son William Banks all that part of tract of land whereon I now live that lies on S. side of Bly path to the main branch that empties into Buffalo just above Cabell Mill and a Negro man named Sam during his life and at his decease
     "I give the said land unto my son Reuben Banks to him and his heirs forever, and the said Negro Sam to my son Thomas Banks to him & his heirs forever.
     "Item I give unto my son Reuben Banks, one Negro man named Ben to him & his heirs forever.
     "Item I give unto my daughter Mary Banks a boy called Scott and a Negro woman named Diane to her & her heirs forever.
     "Item I give unto my daughter Sarah Banks, one Negro girl named Grace during her life an in case she should die without ______I then give the said Negro Grace to my son Reuben Banks to him & his heirs forever.
     "Item I give unto my son Linn Banks & Adam Banks each five shillings & unto Elizabeth Hume & Rachel Higginbotham, (both daughters) five shillings each.
     "Item the land whereon I now live at the decease of my beloved wife or her second marriage I give to my son Reuben Banks to him & his heirs forever.
     "Item I give to my grandson Gerrard Banks one horse, saddle & bridle of the value of fifteen pounds to be furnished by my son William & Reuben Banks out of what I give them, and good schooling I desire my said grandson may have & paid for by my sons William & Reuben Banks also.
     "Item at the decease of my beloved wife or second marriage all my whole & sole estate not otherwise disposed after paying all my just debts I give to be equally dived between my sons William, Thomas, Reuben Banks and my daughters Mary & Sarah Banks to them & their heirs forever and lastly do I appoint for Executors to this my last will and testament my two sons William & Reuben Banks.
Title: Will Probate
Repository:
Call Number:
Media: Official Document
Page: Dated 3/29/1776
Text: Pr. 2/7/1780, Amherst Co, VA."3 She was listed as a beneficiary in Gerrard Banks (II)'s will on 7 February 1780 at Amherst Co., Virginia, USA; Clemens [1924:8]:
BANKS, GERRARD
     Amherst Co., Va. Will filed Feb. 7, 1980
     s. William Banks
     s. Reuben Banks
     s. Thomas Banks
     s. Linn Banks
     s. Adam Banks
     g.s. Gerrard Banks
     d. Mary Banks
     d. Sarah Banks
     d. Elizabeth Hume
     d. Rachel Higgenbothum.1

Family

(?) Hume

Citations

  1. [S3811] William Montgomery Clemens, Virginia wills before 1799; a complete abstract register of all names mentioned in over six hundred recorded wills ... Copied from the court house records of Amherst, Bedford, Campbell, Loudoun, Prince William, and Rockbridge Counties. (Baltimore, MD, 1975: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1973 Reprint og 1924 ed.), Page 8 seen on Ancestry.com on 18 Oct 2017 at https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/10611/dvm_LocHist000264-00005-0/3?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/65223573/person/36511304038/facts/citation/223427766336/edit/record. Hereinafter cited as Clemens [1924] Virginia Wills Before 1799.
  2. [S3744] Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties, online <http://www.colonial-settlers-md-va.us/>, https://www.colonial-settlers-md-va.us/getperson.php?personID=I042059&tree=Tree1. Hereinafter cited as Early Settlers of So Md and VA Northern Neck.
  3. [S3744] Early Settlers of So Md and VA Northern Neck, online http://www.colonial-settlers-md-va.us/, https://www.colonial-settlers-md-va.us/getperson.php?personID=I042060&tree=Tree1

Elizabeth Lauer

F, #9874, b. 27 March 1779, d. 1 September 1828
Last Edited29 May 2001
     Elizabeth Lauer was born on 27 March 1779. She married John Batdorf, son of George Peter Batdorf and Anna Maria Margaretha Kurr, on 11 December 1796.
Elizabeth Lauer died on 1 September 1828 at age 49.
     

Family

John Batdorf b. 3 Feb 1773, d. 28 Sep 1834

Citations

  1. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Sir William Lindsay of the Byres1

M, #9876, d. 1414
FatherSir William Lindsay Lord of Abercorn and Byres2 d. b 1 Jul 1393
MotherChristian Mure2
Last Edited24 Apr 2018
     Sir William Lindsay of the Byres married Christiana Keith, daughter of Sir William Keith 1st Marischal of Scotland and Margaret Fraser, before 27 December 1375; her 2nd husband.1,3
Sir William Lindsay of the Byres died in 1414.1

Citations

  1. [S2022] Stirnet Genealogy, online http://www.stirnet.com/, Keith 01 (Families covered: Keith of Keith):
    http://www.stirnet.com/HTML/genie/british/kk/keith01.htm#inverg. Hereinafter cited as Stirnet Genealogy.
  2. [S2022] Stirnet Genealogy, online http://www.stirnet.com/, Lindsay 04 (Families covered: Lindsay of the Byres, Lindsay of Kilquhis):
    http://www.stirnet.com/HTML/genie/british/ll/lindsay04.htm
  3. [S1490] Genealogics Website (oiginated by Leo van de Pas, continued by Ian Fettes), online http://www.genealogics.org/index.php, Christiana Keith: http://www.genealogics.org/getperson.php?personID=I00116903&tree=LEO. Hereinafter cited as Genealogics Website.

Solomon Rieth

M, #9877, b. 15 March 1755, d. after 1803
FatherJohann Jacob Rieth b. 1731, d. 1795
MotherAnna Margaret Wohlfart
Last Edited29 May 2001
     Solomon Rieth was born on 15 March 1755.
Solomon Rieth died after 1803.
     

Family

Anna Barbara Reifwein
Children

Citations

  1. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Rachel Banks1

F, #9878, b. 1746, d. 25 July 1814
FatherGerrard Banks (II)1,2 b. c 1705, d. bt 20 Mar 1776 - 7 Feb 1780
MotherAnn Stanton1 b. 1715, d. 1 Dec 1791
Last Edited9 Aug 2019
     Rachel Banks was born in 1746 at Culpeper Co., Virginia, USA.3 She married Capt. John Higginbotham Jr., son of John Higginbotham and Frances Riley, between 3 July 1767 and 9 July 1767 at Amherst Co., Virginia, USA; [Note: The two marriage records have slightly different dates of marriage.]
Marriage Record #1: Ancestry.com - Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940
     Name:     Rachel Banks
     Gender:     Female
     Marriage Date:     3 Jul 1767
     Marriage Place:     Amherst County, Virginia
     Father:     Gerrard Banks
     Spouse:     John Higginbotham
     FHL Film Number:     30273
     Reference ID:     p 2
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.
     Original data: Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.
Marriage Record #2: Ancestry.com - Virginia, Compiled Marriages, 1660-1800
     Name:     Rachel Banks
     Spouse:     John Higgenbotham
     Marriage Date:     9 Jul 1767
     Marriage Location:     Amherst County, Virginia
     Source Information: Dodd, Jordan. Virginia, Compiled Marriages, 1660-1800 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1997.
     Original data: Dodd, Jordan, comp.. Virginia Marriages to 1800. Electronic transcription of marriage records held by the individual counties in Virginia.1,4,5
Rachel Banks died on 25 July 1814 at Amherst Co., Virginia, USA.3
Rachel Banks was buried after 25 July 1814 at Higginbotham Cemetery, Amherst, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA,

; from Find A Grave:
     Birth:      1746, Culpeper County, Virginia, USA
     Death:      Jul. 25, 1814, Amherst County, Virginia, USA
     This burial is speculative, as no headstone exists for this individual.
     Dau of Gerard and Ann Stanton Banks
     Rachel was the wife of John Higginbotham Jr. Her dates of birth and death are unreadable on her tombstone.
     Family links: Spouse: John Higginbotham (1726 - 1814)*
     Children:
      Thomas Higginbotham (1767 - 1835)*
      John Higginbotham (1772 - 1822)*
      Ann Stanton Higginbotham Higginbotham (1773 - 1826)*
      David Higginbotham (1775 - 1853)*
      Tirzah Higginbotham London (1783 - 1841)*
     Burial: Higginbotham Cemetery, Amherst, Amherst County, Virginia, USA
     Maintained by: William Higginbotham
     Originally Created by: Beca
     Record added: Mar 30, 2008
     Find A Grave Memorial# 25638994.3
     In Gerrard Banks (II)'s will dated 20 March 1776 at Virginia, USA, Rachel Banks was named as an heir;
From "Early Colonial Settlers...":
     "WILL: Written: March 20, 1776, probated: February 7, 1780, Book 1, Page (315) or 515 -- Leaves all the estate to his wife for her life or widowhood, "at her decease land I live on, on south side of Bly's Path to the main branch that empties into Buffalo river just above Cabell's Mill to go to Son William for life and at his decease to go to son Reuben;
to daughters Mary and Sarah the Banks slaves;
To Sons: Linn, and Adam 5 shillings each; to Elizabeth Hume and Rachel Higginbotham (both my daughters) 5 shillings each;
grandson, Gerard to have one horse, saddle & bridle to the value of 15 pounds to be furnished him by sons William and Reuben out of what I give them and I desire my grandson may have a good schooling to be paid for by my sons William and Reuben. (The wills of Amherst County, VA 1761-1865) The Codicil, dated Dec 22, 1779, revokes "part of my will giving negro Sam to sons William and Thomas and leaves him as part of the Widows property which is at her death or remarriage to be divided between sons William, Thomas and Reuben and Daughters Mary and Sarah Banks. Witnesses: David Shepherd, Gabl. Penn, Geo. Penn, Lawrence Campbell, Eliz. Howell. Ux; son, William.
     "Part of Will of Gerard Banks, Feb. 7, 1780; Amherst County, VA Will book 1, (1761-1780) Reel 17, p. 515-517.
     "Item 1, land unto my beloved wife during her life or widowhood all my estate & at her decease I give to my son William Banks all that part of tract of land whereon I now live that lies on S. side of Bly path to the main branch that empties into Buffalo just above Cabell Mill and a Negro man named Sam during his life and at his decease
     "I give the said land unto my son Reuben Banks to him and his heirs forever, and the said Negro Sam to my son Thomas Banks to him & his heirs forever.
     "Item I give unto my son Reuben Banks, one Negro man named Ben to him & his heirs forever.
     "Item I give unto my daughter Mary Banks a boy called Scott and a Negro woman named Diane to her & her heirs forever.
     "Item I give unto my daughter Sarah Banks, one Negro girl named Grace during her life an in case she should die without ______I then give the said Negro Grace to my son Reuben Banks to him & his heirs forever.
     "Item I give unto my son Linn Banks & Adam Banks each five shillings & unto Elizabeth Hume & Rachel Higginbotham, (both daughters) five shillings each.
     "Item the land whereon I now live at the decease of my beloved wife or her second marriage I give to my son Reuben Banks to him & his heirs forever.
     "Item I give to my grandson Gerrard Banks one horse, saddle & bridle of the value of fifteen pounds to be furnished by my son William & Reuben Banks out of what I give them, and good schooling I desire my said grandson may have & paid for by my sons William & Reuben Banks also.
     "Item at the decease of my beloved wife or second marriage all my whole & sole estate not otherwise disposed after paying all my just debts I give to be equally dived between my sons William, Thomas, Reuben Banks and my daughters Mary & Sarah Banks to them & their heirs forever and lastly do I appoint for Executors to this my last will and testament my two sons William & Reuben Banks.
Title: Will Probate
Repository:
Call Number:
Media: Official Document
Page: Dated 3/29/1776
Text: Pr. 2/7/1780, Amherst Co, VA."6 She was listed as a beneficiary in Gerrard Banks (II)'s will on 7 February 1780 at Amherst Co., Virginia, USA; Clemens [1924:8]:
BANKS, GERRARD
     Amherst Co., Va. Will filed Feb. 7, 1980
     s. William Banks
     s. Reuben Banks
     s. Thomas Banks
     s. Linn Banks
     s. Adam Banks
     g.s. Gerrard Banks
     d. Mary Banks
     d. Sarah Banks
     d. Elizabeth Hume
     d. Rachel Higgenbothum.1

Citations

  1. [S3811] William Montgomery Clemens, Virginia wills before 1799; a complete abstract register of all names mentioned in over six hundred recorded wills ... Copied from the court house records of Amherst, Bedford, Campbell, Loudoun, Prince William, and Rockbridge Counties. (Baltimore, MD, 1975: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1973 Reprint og 1924 ed.), Page 8 seen on Ancestry.com on 18 Oct 2017 at https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/10611/dvm_LocHist000264-00005-0/3?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/65223573/person/36511304038/facts/citation/223427766336/edit/record. Hereinafter cited as Clemens [1924] Virginia Wills Before 1799.
  2. [S3744] Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties, online <http://www.colonial-settlers-md-va.us/>, https://www.colonial-settlers-md-va.us/getperson.php?personID=I042059&tree=Tree1. Hereinafter cited as Early Settlers of So Md and VA Northern Neck.
  3. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Rachel Banks Higginbotham: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/25638994/rachel-higginbotham. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  4. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Marriage record #1 seen on Ancestry.com on 18 Oct 2017 at: http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=60214&h=917294&ssrc=pt&tid=65223573&pid=36530142364&usePUB=true. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  5. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Rachel Banks Higginbotham: https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=25638994&ref=acom
  6. [S3744] Early Settlers of So Md and VA Northern Neck, online http://www.colonial-settlers-md-va.us/, https://www.colonial-settlers-md-va.us/getperson.php?personID=I042060&tree=Tree1
  7. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, History of the Higginbotham name seen on the Oliver Higginbotham family tree Ancestry.com on 19 Oct 2017 at: Found: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/tree/5407581/person/-1457480964/media/405545c0-5871-4a6b-be00-51d2e3304c3e

Maria Margaret "Peggy" Fisher

F, #9879, b. 19 October 1782, d. 25 April 1850
FatherJohn Adam Fisher b. 7 Oct 1744, d. 24 Nov 1825
MotherMargaretha Elizabeth Ried b. 25 Nov 1752, d. 9 Feb 1830
Last Edited30 Aug 2002
     Maria Margaret "Peggy" Fisher was buried at Mt. Presbyterian Cemetery, Lower Augusta, North'D Co., Pennsylvania, USA.

She was born on 19 October 1782.
Maria Margaret "Peggy" Fisher died on 25 April 1850 at age 67.
     

Citations

  1. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Capt. John Higginbotham Jr.1,2

M, #9880, b. 1726, d. 1814
FatherJohn Higginbotham3 b. 10 Jul 1695, d. 17 Apr 1742
MotherFrances Riley4 b. 1692, d. 1751
Last Edited26 Mar 2018
     Capt. John Higginbotham Jr. was born in 1726; Death notice says he was 88 yrs old when he died.5 He married Rachel Banks, daughter of Gerrard Banks (II) and Ann Stanton, between 3 July 1767 and 9 July 1767 at Amherst Co., Virginia, USA; [Note: The two marriage records have slightly different dates of marriage.]
Marriage Record #1: Ancestry.com - Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940
     Name:     Rachel Banks
     Gender:     Female
     Marriage Date:     3 Jul 1767
     Marriage Place:     Amherst County, Virginia
     Father:     Gerrard Banks
     Spouse:     John Higginbotham
     FHL Film Number:     30273
     Reference ID:     p 2
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.
     Original data: Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.
Marriage Record #2: Ancestry.com - Virginia, Compiled Marriages, 1660-1800
     Name:     Rachel Banks
     Spouse:     John Higgenbotham
     Marriage Date:     9 Jul 1767
     Marriage Location:     Amherst County, Virginia
     Source Information: Dodd, Jordan. Virginia, Compiled Marriages, 1660-1800 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1997.
     Original data: Dodd, Jordan, comp.. Virginia Marriages to 1800. Electronic transcription of marriage records held by the individual counties in Virginia.6,7,1
Capt. John Higginbotham Jr. was buried in 1814 at Higginbotham Cemetery, Amherst, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA,

; From Find A Grave:
     Birth:      1726
     Death:      1814
     This burial is speculative, as no headstone exists for this individual.
     John was the husband of Rachel Banks Higginbotham
     Family links: Parents:
      John Joseph Higginbotham (1695 - 1742)
      Frances Riley Higginbotham (1692 - 1751)
     Spouse: Rachel Banks Higginbotham (1746 - 1814)
     Children:
      Thomas Higginbotham (1767 - 1835)*
      John Higginbotham (1772 - 1822)*
      Ann Stanton Higginbotham Higginbotham (1773 - 1826)*
      David Higginbotham (1775 - 1853)*
      Tirzah Higginbotham London (1783 - 1841)*
     Siblings:
      Moses Higginbotham (1714 - 1790)*
      Joseph Higginbotham (1720 - 1805)*
      Aaron Higginbotham (1720 - 1785)*
      John Higginbotham (1726 - 1814)
      Benjamin Aimsley Higginbotham (1729 - 1791)*
      James Higginbotham (1729 - 1813)*
      Ann Higginbotham (1731 - 1751)*
     Burial: Higginbotham Cemetery, Amherst, Amherst County, Virginia, USA
     Maintained by: William Higginbotham
     Originally Created by: Beca
     Record added: Mar 30, 2008
     Find A Grave Memorial# 25638896.5
Capt. John Higginbotham Jr. died in 1814 at Amherst Co., Virginia, USA; Obituary from Find A Grave.5
     Capt. John Higginbotham Jr. was also known as John Higgenbotham Jr.6,8,1 John Higginbotham and Frances Riley immigrated to Goochland Co., Virginia, USA; From History of the Higginbotham Name:
     John Higgenbotham and his wife, Frances Riley, came from Ireland to Virginia in the early eighteenth century, bringing with them numerous children, among whom were Moses, John, Aaron, James, and Anne. This family settled in Goochland County, where are believed to have been born at least four more children, Benjamin, Joseph, Rachel, and Thomas."2

Family

Rachel Banks b. 1746, d. 25 Jul 1814
Children

Citations

  1. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Rachel Banks Higginbotham: https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=25638994&ref=acom. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  2. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, History of the Higginbotham name seen on the Oliver Higginbotham family tree Ancestry.com on 19 Oct 2017 at: Found: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/tree/5407581/person/-1457480964/media/405545c0-5871-4a6b-be00-51d2e3304c3e. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  3. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, John Joseph Higginbotham: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/13346740/john-joseph-higginbotham
  4. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Frances Riley Higginbotham: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/13346751/frances-higginbotham
  5. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, John Higginbotham, Jr: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/25638896/john-higginbotham
  6. [S3811] William Montgomery Clemens, Virginia wills before 1799; a complete abstract register of all names mentioned in over six hundred recorded wills ... Copied from the court house records of Amherst, Bedford, Campbell, Loudoun, Prince William, and Rockbridge Counties. (Baltimore, MD, 1975: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1973 Reprint og 1924 ed.), Page 8 seen on Ancestry.com on 18 Oct 2017 at https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/10611/dvm_LocHist000264-00005-0/3?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/65223573/person/36511304038/facts/citation/223427766336/edit/record. Hereinafter cited as Clemens [1924] Virginia Wills Before 1799.
  7. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Marriage record #1 seen on Ancestry.com on 18 Oct 2017 at: http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=60214&h=917294&ssrc=pt&tid=65223573&pid=36530142364&usePUB=true
  8. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Marriage record seen on Ancestry.com on 18 Oct 2017 at: http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=3002&h=2610&ssrc=pt&tid=65223573&pid=36530142364&usePUB=true

John Higginbotham1

M, #9881, b. 10 July 1695, d. 17 April 1742
FatherCharles Higginbotham Sr.2 b. 6 Feb 1663, d. bt 17 Aug 1732 - 20 May 1734
MotherAnn Rawlings2 b. 1666, d. bt 29 Mar 1740 - 28 Aug 1740
Last Edited5 Dec 2018
     John Higginbotham was born in 1695 at St. Philip Parish, Barbados.3 He was born on 10 July 1695 at St. Philip Parish, Barbados.4 He married Frances Riley, daughter of John Riley and Mary Ford, in 1713.5,4
John Higginbotham died on 17 April 1742 at Amherst Co., Virginia, USA, at age 46.4
John Higginbotham was buried after 17 April 1742 at Higginbotham Cemetery, Amherst, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA,

; [Note: Caption for photo attached to Find A Grave memorial states "Higginbotham Family Cemetery Amherst County, Virginia Located on property originally divided among the siblings of Moses Higginbotham (ca1713-1791) in 1751."
From Find A Grave:
     Birth:      Jun. 10, 1695, Saint Philip, Barbados
     Death:      Apr. 17, 1742, Amherst County, Virginia, USA
     Married 1713
     Family links: Spouse: Frances Riley Higginbotham (1692 - 1751)
     Children:
      Moses Higginbotham (1714 - 1790)*
      Joseph Higginbotham (1720 - 1805)*
      Aaron Higginbotham (1720 - 1785)*
      John Higginbotham (1726 - 1814)*
      Benjamin Aimsley Higginbotham (1729 - 1791)*
      James Higginbotham (1729 - 1813)*
      Ann Higginbotham (1731 - 1751)*
     Burial: Higginbotham Cemetery, Amherst, Amherst County, Virginia, USA
     Created by: Gary Parker
     Record added: Feb 14, 2006
     Find A Grave Memorial# 13346740.4
     John Higginbotham was also known as John Joseph Higginbotham.6

John Higginbotham and Frances Riley immigrated to Goochland Co., Virginia, USA; From History of the Higginbotham Name:
     John Higgenbotham and his wife, Frances Riley, came from Ireland to Virginia in the early eighteenth century, bringing with them numerous children, among whom were Moses, John, Aaron, James, and Anne. This family settled in Goochland County, where are believed to have been born at least four more children, Benjamin, Joseph, Rachel, and Thomas."7
In Capt. John Higginbotham's will dated 4 September 1713 at Barbados, John Higginbotham was named as an heir; p. 600 Virginia Will Records - From The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, the William and Mary College Quarterly, and Tyler's Quarterly. Indexed by Judith McGhan. Published 1993: "Capt. John Higginbotham, of the Barbadoes, and salford, Lancaster, england, names in his will (dated sept. 4, 1713; proved Oct. 23, 1714...) a son Charles Higginbotham. This Charles Higginbotham lived in the Barbadoes..."
     p. 602: "...I give unto my beloved wife Anne Higinbotham, One Thousand Pounds ... I give and bequeath unto my son, charles Higinbotham of an din the Barbadoes ... I give and bequeath unto my seven Grandsons and one Granddaughter, children of my sd. Son Charles Higinbotham namely, John, Charles, Thomas, William, Joseph, Benjamin, Clever and Millicent ... I give and appoint unto my daughter, Millicent Alexander, Widdow ... her four young children, Charles, Joseph, Millicent, Mary Alexander ... I give and appoint ... my daughter Beulah Higinbotham ... my son-in-law Henry Higinbotham ... my son-on-law Henry Higinbotham ... I will, give and appoint unto my daughter Belizabeth Bancroft .... and amongst her sons and duaghters namely: Benjamin, Thomas Mary, elizabeth, Anne Bancroft ... I appoint and ordain my son-in-law Henry Bancroft, my Grandson Charles Clexander, Thomas Taylor of Manchester Hinds and william Oates of Thorn and John Capmna Executors of my Will... September Fourth ...[1713] John Higinbotham."1
In Charles Higginbotham Sr.'s will dated 17 August 1732 at Barbados, John Higginbotham was named as an heir; pg 600 Virginia Will Records - From The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, the William and Mary College Quarterly, and Tyler's Quarterly. Indexed by Judith McGhan. Published 1993: "This Charles Higginbotham lived in the Barbadoes and his will dated Augt. 17, 1732, proved in the Barbadoes May 20, 1734, names wife Ann, sons Cleaver Higginbotham and John Higginbotham; granddaughters Ann Reddin, Hepzibah Higginbotham and Ann Higginbotham."1
In Ann Rawlings's will dated 29 March 1740 at Barbados, John Higginbotham was named as an heir; pg 600 Virginia Will Records - From The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, the William and Mary College Quarterly, and Tyler's Quarterly. Indexed by Judith McGhan. Published 1993: "Mrs. Ann Higginbotham (widow of Charles Higginbotham) in her will dated Mar. 29, 1740; proved in the Barbadoes, Augt. 28, 1740, names her sons John Higginbotham, Charles Higginbotham, Thomas Higginbotham, Joseph Higginbotham and Cleaver Higginbotham; grandson John Reddan [Reddin]; granddaughter Ann Reddan [Reddin]."1

Family

Frances Riley b. 1692, d. 1751
Children

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Information seen on Ancestry.com on 5 Dec 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/tree/333903/person/-323103681/media/58fcc35d-fdb7-42e3-9bb0-5e513cb64926?_phsrc=OQU3276&usePUBJs=true. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2338] Ancestry.Com Family Trees, online http://trees.ancestry.com/, Oliver Higginbotham Family Tree: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/333903/person/-323042171/facts. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Family Trees.
  3. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Virginia Will Records: English Wills and Will Abstracts: Will of an Early Settler of the Barbados. See on 5 Dec 2018 at Ancestry.com. Virginia Will Records [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2008. Original data: Judith McGhan. Virginia Will Records. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1993.
    Image: https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48444
  4. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, John Joseph Higginbotham: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/13346740/john-joseph-higginbotham. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  5. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Frances Riley Higginbotham: https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=13346751
  6. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, John Joseph Higginbotham: https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=13346740
  7. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, History of the Higginbotham name seen on the Oliver Higginbotham family tree Ancestry.com on 19 Oct 2017 at: Found: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/tree/5407581/person/-1457480964/media/405545c0-5871-4a6b-be00-51d2e3304c3e
  8. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Moses Higginbotham: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/25637686/moses-higginbotham
  9. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Capt Aaron Higginbotham: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/101873546/aaron-higginbotham
  10. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Col James Higginbotham: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/25639035/james-higginbotham

John Henry Zeller

M, #9882, b. 1745
FatherJohann Heinrich Zeller b. 1716, d. b 1792
MotherMaria Margaretha Rieth b. 1720, d. 1807
Last Edited3 Sep 2002
     John Henry Zeller was born in 1745.1 He was baptized on 26 March 1745 at Millbach Reformed Church.1
     He was sealed as a child to , son of Johann Heinrich Zeller and Maria Margaretha Rieth; Johann Heinrich Zeller Sr. and Wife ( Great Uncle.)1

Citations

  1. [S729] Unknown author, Church Records of Millbach Reformed Congregation, Millbach Twp, Lebanon Co., PA (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Margaret Elizabeth Zeller

F, #9883
FatherJohann Heinrich Zeller b. 1716, d. b 1792
MotherMaria Margaretha Rieth b. 1720, d. 1807
Last Edited29 May 2001
     

Citations

  1. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Elizabeth Zeller

F, #9884, b. 28 November 1744, d. 26 October 1823
FatherJohann Heinrich Zeller b. 1716, d. b 1792
MotherMaria Margaretha Rieth b. 1720, d. 1807
Last Edited29 May 2001
     Elizabeth Zeller was born on 28 November 1744.1 She married Johann Michael Swengel in 1765.1
Elizabeth Zeller died on 26 October 1823 at age 78.1
     

Family

Johann Michael Swengel b. 23 Aug 1743, d. Nov 1794
Children

Citations

  1. [S728] Unknown author, Kathy Applebaum (n.p.: Family Tree Information on GenServ, unknown publish date).
  2. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Anna Maria Zeller

F, #9885
FatherJohann Heinrich Zeller b. 1716, d. b 1792
MotherMaria Margaretha Rieth b. 1720, d. 1807
Last Edited29 May 2001
     

Citations

  1. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Michael Zeller

M, #9886
FatherJohann Heinrich Zeller b. 1716, d. b 1792
MotherMaria Margaretha Rieth b. 1720, d. 1807
Last Edited29 May 2001
     

Citations

  1. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Frederick Zeller

M, #9887
FatherJohann Heinrich Zeller b. 1716, d. b 1792
MotherMaria Margaretha Rieth b. 1720, d. 1807
Last Edited29 May 2001
     

Citations

  1. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Tobias Zeller

M, #9888
FatherJohann Heinrich Zeller b. 1716, d. b 1792
MotherMaria Margaretha Rieth b. 1720, d. 1807
Last Edited29 May 2001
     

Citations

  1. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Peter Zeller

M, #9889
FatherJohann Heinrich Zeller b. 1716, d. b 1792
MotherMaria Margaretha Rieth b. 1720, d. 1807
Last Edited29 May 2001
     

Citations

  1. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Johann Michael Swengel

M, #9891, b. 23 August 1743, d. November 1794
Last Edited29 May 2001
     Johann Michael Swengel was born on 23 August 1743.1 He married Elizabeth Zeller, daughter of Johann Heinrich Zeller and Maria Margaretha Rieth, in 1765.1
Johann Michael Swengel died in November 1794 at age 51.1
     

Family

Elizabeth Zeller b. 28 Nov 1744, d. 26 Oct 1823
Children

Citations

  1. [S728] Unknown author, Kathy Applebaum (n.p.: Family Tree Information on GenServ, unknown publish date).
  2. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Anna Margaretha Aulenbach

F, #9893
Last Edited29 May 2001
     Anna Margaretha Aulenbach married Johan George Rieth, son of Leonhardt Rieth and Anna Elizabeth Catrina Cochran, after 1759.
     

Family

Johan George Rieth b. 4 Jun 1714, d. 23 Jun 1791

Citations

  1. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Johannes Swengel

M, #9894, b. 1776
FatherJohann Michael Swengel b. 23 Aug 1743, d. Nov 1794
MotherElizabeth Zeller b. 28 Nov 1744, d. 26 Oct 1823
Last Edited29 May 2001
     Johannes Swengel was born in 1776.1
     

Citations

  1. [S728] Unknown author, Kathy Applebaum (n.p.: Family Tree Information on GenServ, unknown publish date).
  2. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Barbara Swengel

F, #9895, b. 1768
FatherJohann Michael Swengel b. 23 Aug 1743, d. Nov 1794
MotherElizabeth Zeller b. 28 Nov 1744, d. 26 Oct 1823
Last Edited29 May 2001
     Barbara Swengel was born in 1768.1
     

Citations

  1. [S728] Unknown author, Kathy Applebaum (n.p.: Family Tree Information on GenServ, unknown publish date).
  2. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Eva Margaret Swengel

F, #9896, b. 1770
FatherJohann Michael Swengel b. 23 Aug 1743, d. Nov 1794
MotherElizabeth Zeller b. 28 Nov 1744, d. 26 Oct 1823
Last Edited29 May 2001
     Eva Margaret Swengel was born in 1770.1
     

Citations

  1. [S728] Unknown author, Kathy Applebaum (n.p.: Family Tree Information on GenServ, unknown publish date).
  2. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Michael Swengel

M, #9897, b. 1773
FatherJohann Michael Swengel b. 23 Aug 1743, d. Nov 1794
MotherElizabeth Zeller b. 28 Nov 1744, d. 26 Oct 1823
Last Edited29 May 2001
     Michael Swengel was born in 1773.1
     

Citations

  1. [S728] Unknown author, Kathy Applebaum (n.p.: Family Tree Information on GenServ, unknown publish date).
  2. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Benjamin Swengel

M, #9898, b. 1774
FatherJohann Michael Swengel b. 23 Aug 1743, d. Nov 1794
MotherElizabeth Zeller b. 28 Nov 1744, d. 26 Oct 1823
Last Edited29 May 2001
     Benjamin Swengel was born in 1774.1
     

Citations

  1. [S728] Unknown author, Kathy Applebaum (n.p.: Family Tree Information on GenServ, unknown publish date).
  2. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Johann Peter Swengel

M, #9899, b. 1779
FatherJohann Michael Swengel b. 23 Aug 1743, d. Nov 1794
MotherElizabeth Zeller b. 28 Nov 1744, d. 26 Oct 1823
Last Edited29 May 2001
     Johann Peter Swengel was born in 1779.1
     

Citations

  1. [S728] Unknown author, Kathy Applebaum (n.p.: Family Tree Information on GenServ, unknown publish date).
  2. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Kate Swengel

F, #9900, b. 1780
FatherJohann Michael Swengel b. 23 Aug 1743, d. Nov 1794
MotherElizabeth Zeller b. 28 Nov 1744, d. 26 Oct 1823
Last Edited29 May 2001
     Kate Swengel was born in 1780.1
     

Citations

  1. [S728] Unknown author, Kathy Applebaum (n.p.: Family Tree Information on GenServ, unknown publish date).
  2. [S716] Arlean Fermanis < and e-mail address>, GEDCOM file imported on 11 Feb 2001. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).