In the following marriage record in Bedford County, Va, Richard Thurman was mentioned on the marriage record of Ruth Grant, daughter of John Grant and his first wife, Lydia/Violet.This John Grant second married my ancestor, Edith Brown in Bedford County on July 22, 1794.
James Phelps was in the Phelps / Ferguson families of Bedford and Chesterfield Counties.
Jan. 15, 1794; James Phelps & Ruth Grant, dt John; Richard Thurman, Surety; Married by John Ayers, Jan. 16, 1794.
Does anyone now a connection between these families of Brown, Grant and Thurman?
Also is this Richard Thurman the husband of Ann or Susannah Brown, daughter of Shildrake and Sarah Brown? Thanks Freddy Brown Allen County, Ky