Name: Brissie PARRISH
Given Name: Brissie
Change Date: 8 JUL 2012
Birth: ABT 1715
_SDATE: 1 JUL 1715 in Charles City County, Virginia
Death: 5 MAR 1790 in Granville County, North Carolina
Will Of Brissy Parish
Granville County, N.C.
211- March 5, 1790 proved in court 1791
I Brissy Parish of Granville County, NC being of weak and low of body but of sound and perfect memory do make , constitute, and ordain this my last Will and Testament in manner and form following. Imprimis. I will of all my stud horse to be sold by my executors to pay all such debts as I justly owe.
Then I bequeath to my beloved son, Noel Parish : 200 acres where on I now Live, A horse, bridle and saddle and my gun and Bed Furniture Then I give and Bequeath to my Son David Parrish the remainder of my lands all over two hundred acres Then I give and bequeath to my beloved wife ; Agga all the remainer of what I now have in posession her life, after to be equally divided between my beloved sons to wit Justice, George, Humphrey, John and David, excepting 10 pounds out of it I give to my Nephew John Parrish. I further will that the monies for my stallion if more than satisfies all my just debts be equally divided between my sons Above mentioned.
I further constitute and ordain my sons George Parrish, Humphrey Parrish & Justice Parrish, my whole and sole executors of this my last will and testament in witness whereof I here unto set my hand and seal this 5th day of March 1790.
Executors of will: Sons,George,Humphrey, Justice Parish
Witnesses: Elisha Shemwell, William Lawrence and Fredrick Nance.
Will of Brissie Parish, deceased, proved by Elisha Shemwell and
William Lawrence, George Parish qualified as executor, John
Brown proved deed of gift from John Young to Anderson Taylor
For Seven Negros.
Father: John PARRISH b: 1694 in Charles City, Virginia
Mother: Mary JUDITH
in New Kent County, Virginia 1 2
- Elizabeth PARRISH
- Susannah PARRISH
- David PARRISH b: ABT 1742 in Goochland County, Virginia
- Justice PARRISH b: ABT 1745 in Goochland County, Virginia
- George PARRISH b: ABT 1746
- John PARRISH b: ABT 1750 in Goochland County, Virginia
- Lucille PARRISH b: 1754 in Granville County, North Carolina
- Noel PARRISH b: ABT 1760 in Granville County, North Carolina
- Humphrey PARRISH b: 1763 in Granville County, North Carolina
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