Will Book 0
Halifax Co., VA
To John & Margaret Armstrong
Pd Thomas Nash, William Lee, John Lawson, Clement Read, Cost of suit vs Logan, Quit Rents 945 acres of land, Theophilus Lacy, Cost of suit vs. Robert Wilkes, Leonard Claiborne, George Boyd, Thomas Erskine, Cost of suite vs. Alexander Bouldin, Thomas Douglass, Thomas Day, Adam Winters, David Caldwell for Byrd, Quit Rents 448 acres in North Caroline 8 years, to balance due for land in North Carolina, Margaret Armstrongs legacy, Isabel Wades legacy, Mary Boyd ditto, Gordon & Boyd, David Caldwell, Margaret Armstrongs part of the moveable estate after deducting legacies at 40 pounds each & part of the stock per the will.To Isabel Wade for her 7th part of the estate excluding the Quit rents charges, Mary Boyd, ditto, Margaret Armstrong her 7th part, George Boyd, ditto, William Boyd, ditto, John Boyd, ditto, James Boyd, ditto, Andrew Boyd, ditto, David Boyd, ditto.Total:328.1.3.
By John Rogers, James Dorchester, Evan Evans, Patrick Boyd, Wm. Douglass, Thos. Douglass, Robert Wade, Junr., John Smith, Luke Smith, Richard Barber, Ralph Griffin, Charles Smith, Saml. Harris, Peter Torian, James Muliken, James Mc Coy, Robert Boyd, Daniel Wills, Jno. McMichael, Jacob Astin, George Moore, Jos. Johnson, Edward Finny, Owen Franklin, Wm. Sizemore, Josiah Dixon, Wm. Logan, Frances Graham, Nath. Terry, Issac Gray, James Boyd, Wm. Wilson, Henry Reynolds, Abraham Rogers, James Anderson, Peter Akin, Richard Griffin, Levy overpaid by Richard Echols, deducting five negros.Total:328.1.3.
We have not done anything in relation to the lands mentioned in will of John Boyd, deceased, to be sold as we are not satisfied whether the title of said lands belongs to said Boyds estate or not.
Dated:13 September 1762
Signed:William Stokes, Robt. Wade, Jun., John Gordan
Returned:17 January 1763