Re: Henry ROBERTS' DAUGHTER's-birth year ?
The letter was written by William ANDERSON b. 3 Oct, 1796,d. 25 Feb 1863, son of John ANDERSON b. 19 Feb 1765,d. 17 Nov 1850 & his wife m. 29 Dec 1792 to Rachel ROBERTS b. 16 July 1775,d.17 Feb 1831. The letter mentions Isabella being born later after they moved from
When the ROBERTS family moved to Sullivan Co, I don't know if the boundary had changed from NC to TN by then. I didn't mean that they had moved to TN, but the boundary line had maybe changed at that time?
From abstract of Henry ROBERTS, son of William ROBERTS, will dated Dec 15, 1812 & presented at 1813 session.
Will mentions wife Margaret
son Anderson Roberts, daughter Isabella Roberts, daughter Nancy Roberts, son Henry Grimes Roberts, son James Alexander Roberts in that order. Mentions wife Margaret is now pregnant & makes arrangements for unborn child. All other children prob under 21.
Matthew Campbell of Grainger C. is named as executor with wife Margaret. Included in the file No. 7082 from court records is an inventory & appraisal of the estate.
I have copies of a will I will send your for I believe it's for David ROBERTS. A lot of this was furnished to me by Lee Hearl. I think that is the name, if I remember correctly.