NICHOLAS VOSS; b. circa 1774(estimated from date of first known marriage); m. Mary Spotswood, daughter of John Spotswood and Sarah Rowzie, 30 Apr 1794 (Richard Owen Theilig, GEDCOM, 05/03/2003, 2611 Stephanie Drive; Little Rock, AR 72206.); d. 16 Mar 1816 at Petersburg, Virginia (Ibid.).He left a will in 1816(Petersburg , Virginia -Hustings Court Will Book 2, 1806- 1827Page 122) (Pattie Boykin, "Boykin Messages regarding Voss, Richards, Nisbet, and Spotswood," e-mail message from PSBoykin(Atlanta, Georgia) to Deb Koplen, May 2003. Hereinafter cited as "Boykin".).
MARY SPOTSWOOD was born in 1772 (Richard Owen Theilig, GEDCOM.). She died on 9 Feb 1800 (Ibid.).Children of Nicholas1 Voss and Mary Spotswood were as follows:
i.E. N.2; b. 19 Mar 1795 (Pattie Boykin, "Boykin," e-mail to Deb Koplen, May 2003.).
ii.J. S; b. 8 Apr 1797 (Ibid.).
iii.JANE C; b. 8 Aug 1798 (Ibid.).
iv.MARY SPOTSWOOD; b. 3 Feb 1800 (Richard Owen Theilig, GEDCOM.); m. William Nisbet (Pattie Boykin, "Boykin," e-mail to Deb Koplen, May 2003.).
CATHERINE DELAFAYETTE RICHARDS was born in 1793 (estimated) (1 June 1860 database online, Ancestry.com, Line 25 and following, jpeg image, (Online: Heritage Quest,2000), Bountiful, Utah, subscription database, (Digital scan of original records in the National Archives, Washington, DC).). She married Lawson Barnett on 22 Feb 1822 at Culpeper County, Virginia, USA (Jordon R. Dodd, Early American Marriages: Virginia to 1850 . Online Database , Precision Indexing Publishers, accessed 18 January 2005, Says Chesterfield County, but that is very unlikely.Believe an error in transcription and should be Culpeper County, Virginia. Hereinafter cited as Virginia Marriages, 1740-1850 .). She and Lawson Barnett appeared on the census of 2 Jul 1860 at New Canton, Buckingham, Virginia, USA(with Isabella and Catherine Barnett, the Arnand Prest family, and S. A. Cobb) (1 June 1860 database online, Ancestry.com, Line 25 and following.).
There were no children of Nicholas Voss and Catherine Delafayette Richards.
LAWSON BARNETT was born in 1790 at Virginia, USA (1 June 1860 database online, Ancestry.com, Line 25 and following.). On 20 Mar 1820, Lawson Barnett sent the following letter to Dr. James Carmichael MD:Please to send by the Bearer the medison [sic] that you recommended this morning for my oldest child with irections how to give it. Your compliance will much oblige. Lawson Barnett (Microfilm: Medical, by Electronic Text Center; Selected Papers; University of Virginia Library, Electronic Text Center, PO Box 400113, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA 22904-4113. Online http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/; Letter from Lawson Barnett to Doctor Carmichael, 1820, March 20.). He appeared on the census of 13 Dec 1820 at Spotsylvania County, Virginia, USA, with Males: 1 @ 10-16; 1 @ 16 - 26; and, 1 @ 16 - 45.Females: 2 @ 10 and 1 @ 16 - 26.Also had 8 slaves. CR (30 April 2001 Transcription, http://www.rootsweb.com/~cenfiles/va/spotsylvania/1820/pg70b.txthttp://www.rootsweb.com/~cenfiles/va/spotsylvania/1820/pg70b.txt, Page 71, jpeg image, , email@example.com, subscription database, (Digital scan of original records in the National Archives,Washington, DC).).
Children of Catherine Delafayette Richards and Lawson Barnett both b. at Virginia, USA, were as follows:
i.ISABELLA R.; b. 1819 (1 June 1860 database online, Ancestry.com, Line 25 and following.).
ii.CATHARINE L; b. 1826 (Ibid.)