I am looking to find out information about the William ALLERTON who was friend of Daniel O'CANNY and Henry LEE and living in the timeframe of 1716 and was an executor of Daniel O'CANNY's estate along with Henry LEE.
Is this William ALLERTON a descendant of Isaac ALLERTON, Jr. or Sr. and/or a cousin of theirs?Who were his parents, his wife, his children?Was he the father of Mattilda/Matilda/Mathilda/Martha? ALLERTON who married 1st husband, Samuel EARLE, I, then 2nd husband, William RUST, then John BENNETT.Samuel EARLE, I's 1st wife was Bridget HALE(S.)Please see information below.
Bellinda Myrick - Barnett
Daniel Occany is his will. Westmoreland County, Virginia Wills, 1654-1800 Sorrell, Thomas Executor 27/2/1715 30/1/1716 Ocanny, Daniel, planter, 27 Feb. 1715; 30 Jan. 1716. Grandson Daniel Crabb 130 acres of land; to John Crabb 250 acres of land; grandson John Crabb and my son in law Thomas Sorrell; friends William Allerton and Henry Lee to be exxs; grandson Daniel Crabb to inherit my land if John Crabb dies without issue. Westmoreland County, Virginia Wills, 1654-1800 Sorrell, Thomas Decedent 12/1/1725 22/2/1726 Sorrell, Thomas, 12 Jan. 1725; 22 Feb. 1726, of Cople. Son James land; to son John land devised me by my father in law Daniel Occany and land on Nominy where I formerly lived; son James land in James City County bequethed me by my father John Sorrell deceased; nephew Thomas Sorrell land; my bro. John Sorrell of James City County deceased; said nephew and his sisters Elizabeth and Frances a ring each; daus. Anna and Winifred; wife Elizabeth her horse, saddle, bridle, rings, clothing, 3 slaves and use of my plantation for life; friends Capt. George Turbeville and Mr. William Sturman exrs.