Name: Mary (Molly) ROUNDTREE
Given Name: Mary (Molly)
Birth: 1762/1764 in Cumberland or Bedford Co., VA
Death: 1823 in Lincoln Co., KY
After Stephen died, Mary appears on the tax rolls of Lincoln Co. from 1808 through 1811, at w hich time 65 acres was added to the original 100 (a gift of Mary's father). In 1820 Mary live d in Lincoln Co., KY (page 37) with 2 sons (engaged in agriculture) and 1 daughter ages 16-26 ; she lived next door to her son-in-law Elijah Colvin. She continues until 1823 when son Edmu nd appears in the tax list.
Change Date: 18 Feb 2016 at 09:23:05
Mary died intestate, her property being disposed of by and Inventory Sale Bill: "Kentucky Lin coln Court set at a County Court holden for the County of Lincoln at the Court House in the t own of Stanford on Monday the 12th day of January 1824 the within and foregoing Inventory an d appraisement of the estate of Mary Turner deceased was returned into court and ordered to b e recorded. Thomas Helm Clk"
Then follows the list of items sold, purchased by whom and for how much. Prices paid were fr om a very few cents to $31.50, the most expensive item being a yearling colt purchased by Pas chal Turner. Paschal bought three items as did "Edmun D." Elizabeth Turner bought 6 items, El ijah Colvin 5, Joel Thomas 4, Rowland Flowers 2 and Polly Turner 2. A number of friends and n eighbors bought 1 item, including Hubbard Law, Cunis(?) Quinn, Reuben Pigg, Harrison Porter , William Blackerby, David Colvin, and Thomas Terail [Terrell].
After the sale: "Kentucky Lincoln County Court set at a court held for the County of Lincol n at the Court House in the town of Stanford on Monday the 9th day of February 1824 the withi n and foregoing Sale Bill of Mary Turner deceased was returned into court and ordered to be r ecorded. Thomas Helm Clerk."
Mary and Stephen were reported to have had 13 children.
Father: Dudley ROUNDTREE b: 4 Jan 1729 in New Kent Co., VA c: 2 Mar 1729 in St. Peter's Parish, New Kent Co., VA
Mother: Susannah ROBERTS b: 28 Jan 1739 in New Kent Co., VA c: 3 Jun 1739 in St. Peter's Parish, New Kent Co., VA
Stephen TURNER b: ABT 1757 in Of Bedford Co., VA
16 Jul 1782
in Bedford Co., VA
- Jabez (Jobe, Jabas, Jabes, Jabaz) TURNER b: ABT 1786 in Bedford Co., VA
- Nancy TURNER b: 1 Apr 1788 in Bedford Co., VA
- John D. TURNER b: 1793/1794 in VA
- Susannah (Susan) TURNER b: 1794/1795 in KY
- Martha Jane (Patsy) TURNER b: 1795/1796 in Lincoln Co., KY
- Paschal TURNER b: 16 Feb 1798 in Lincoln Co., KY
- Mary TURNER b: 1800/1801 in Lincoln Co., KY
- Edmund David TURNER b: 29 Sep 1802 in Lincoln Co., KY