Hi Bruce,The following is all I have on this Snead family, this is two separate family, but may be related through the VA connection. I have more Sneeds/Sneads as well.Archilles, Samuel, Jacob, William, Harrison, Henderson, benjamin,Alexander, Thomas, Peter L., William Jr., Richard,John T., Thomas P., Seba,Samuel Coleman,John Sr., John Holman, Janes B., Minnie Ann Parker, Jeremiah,
Israel Snead, mar Johannah Hendley
Israel's father was Samuel Snead, his mother was Temperance (Burford) ?, death date 1788 in Richmond County, NC.
Children:HANLY, SOLOMON, JOHN,KEZZIAHmar William Watkins, ANNmar ---Diggs, FRANCESmar ---Husbands, MARTHA bc 1735 Louisa Co., VA mar John Cole 1758, d 1781. Will of Israel Snead executed 7-03-1788.
ANOTHER -Israel Sneed, Essex Co., VA married Mary Crutcher, her father Thomas Crutcher Sr.
Children:WILLIAM dc 1827, LANDON bc 1770 dc 1847, mar Nancy Eidson 1807 Franklin Co., KY, mar (2) Eliza Gibson in Franklin Co., KY 1823, ARCHILLES bc 1772, dc 1825, Franklin Co., KY mar Sally Stewart 1825
SARAH "Sally"dc 1825 mar Thomas Sneed, (2) ---Bartlett 1808,JOHN,Nelson Co. Ky mar Elizabeth Crutcher 1802, his 1st cousin, dau of this Crutcher Jr., FIELDING, dc 1795 Culpepper Co., Va mar Elizabeth Crutcherr 9-1794,his will in Woodford Co. Ky. his widow in Stafford Co., Va 1808,ELIZABETH, Mercer Co., KY, mar Robert Lewis 25Jan 1800.
Hope this helps you some........