Could someone tell me if the two following records pertain to the same Richard Reynolds?Who did Richard marryfirst?And second?
Was this Richard the brother of George Reynolds of Pittsylvania Co, Va?George owned land in Henry Co; married there in 1795 to Susanna Lansford but continued living in Pittsylvania Co until he moved to Williamson Co, Tn where he died in 1813.Thank you very much.June Bork firstname.lastname@example.org
1782 May 6 - Henry Co, Va, p.17, At a Court held at Henry Courthouse on Mondayfor adjusting claims for property impressed or taken for public service agreeable to an act of assembly in that case made & Provided: Present: John Salmon, Robert Woods, Abraham Penn, George Waller,Henry Lyne Esq. p.26; RICHARD REYNOLDS, 6.16.10 for 11 lbs fresh port; 73 lbs bacon; 5 ½ Gallons Brandy, 3 ½ bu. corn; 150 lbs hay furnished the hospital at Henry Courthouse [Note: Richard Reynolds served in the militia company of Thomas Henderson].
1785 May 25 - Henry Co, Va Deed Bk 3:133 - Recorded: 25 May 1785 Agreement [Marriage Contract?]: RICHARD REYNOLDS of the one party and his wife MARY REYNOLDS of the other part.The said Richard Reynolds hath allowed his wife Mary the following articles: A tract of land that joins the east side of the land he now lives on with the plantation and orchards thereon to have peaceful possession during her lifetime if she will live thereon.. Also 5 pounds in gold or silver to be paid her yearly during her lifetime Also 100 pounds to be valued to he in stock and house goods. MARY REYNOLDS agrees forher part to give said RICHARD REYNOLDS all the best of the estate belonging to them to have it in peaceful possession and all other properties to him and his heirs, never to claim anything belonging to the said Richard Reynolds. /s/ Richard (x) Reynolds, Mary (x) Reynolds