B Surnames – Virginia Wills before 1799

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A complete abstract register of all names mentioned in over six hundred recorded wills, arranged alphabetically from Adams to Wright. Copied from the Court House Records of Amherst, Bedford, Campbell, Loudoun, Prince William and Rockbridge Counties.

BABER, ROBERT
Campbell Co., Va. Will filed Dec. 6, 1786.
wife Jane
s. William Baber
s. John Baber
s. James Baber
d. Jane Farmer
d. Mary Perrin
g.s. Charles Perrin
g.s. Robert Perrin
g.s. Robert Heynes

BALL, VALENTINE

Amherst Co., Va. Will filed March 5, 1770.
wife Susannah
d. Jane Ball, legal heir
William Ball, legal heir
James Ball, legal heir
Lewis Ball, legal heir
John Ball, legal heir
Alice Wright, legal heir
Sarah Bowman, legal heir
Susan Haighs, legal heir
Mary Hargrove, legal heir

BANISTER, WILLIAM

Bedford Co., Va. Will filed April 28, 1767.
s. Isaac Banister
s. James Banister

BANKS, GERRARD

Amherst Co., Va. Will filed Feb. 7, 1780.
s. William Banks
s. Reuben Banks
s. Thomas Banks
s. Linn Banks
s. Adam Banks
g.s. Gerrard Banks
d. Mary Banks
d. Sarah Banks
d. Elizabeth Hume
d. Rachel Higgenbothum

BAUGHAN, ARIS

Campbell Co., Va. Will filed Dec. 7, 1786.
s. Henry Baughan
s. James Baughan

BEAVER, THOMAS

Loudoun Co., Va. Will filed Oct. 8, 1770.
wife Martha
s. Samuel Beaver
s. William Beaver
s. Thomas Beaver
s. Joseph Beaver
s. James Beaver

BEGGS, ALEXANDER

Rockbridge Co., Va. Will filed March 7, 1786.
wife Sarah
s. Thomas Beggs
s. James Beggs
d. Jean Beggs
d. Martha Beggs
d. Margeret Beggs
d. Francis McBride
d. Agnes Beggs
d. Sarah Beggs
d. Mary Beggs
d. Elizabeth Beggs
d. Jean’s child Sarah

BERKLEY, ELIZABETH

Loudoun Co., Va. Will filed May 26, 1772.
s. John Berkley
s. Rueben Berkley
d. Martha Hancock
g.d. Ann Linton

BERRISFORD, JOHN

Amherst Co., Va. Will filed March 5, 1763.
wife Mary
d. Jean Berrisford
d. Francis Berrisford
d. Siddey Berrisford
d. Ann Berrisford
d. Mary Berrisford
d. Catrin Berrisford
d. Margaret Berrisford

BERRY, WILLIAM

Rockbridge Co., Va. Will filed Feb. 5, 1793.
s. James Berry
s. William Berry
d. Mary Berry
d. Margaret Berry
d. Jane Berry

BEST, JOHN

Loudoun Co., Va. Will filed Sept. 10, 1770.
wife Martha
s. Thomas Best
s. James Best
s. John Best
d. Rachel Best

BIBB, THOMAS

Amherst Co., Va. Will filed Dec. 3, 1781.
wife Sarah
s. William Bibb
s. John Bibb
s. Henry Bibb
s. James Bibb
s. Martin Bibb
d. Temperance Bibb
d. Mary Gray
d. Francis Harper
d. Elizabeth Nicholas
d. Anne Key
d. Barbara Cobb
d. Rachel Alass

BICKNALL, WILLIAM

Amherst Co., Va. Will filed May 7, 1781.
s. Samuel Bicknall
s. William Bicknall, Jr.
s. Thomas Bicknall
s. John Bicknall
d. Ruth Bicknall
d. Anna Bicknall
d. Mary Ann Bicknall
s. Micajah Bicknall

BOLLING, EDWARD

Chesterfield Co., Va. Will filed Oct. 1, 1770, in Amherst County.
brother Thomas Bolling
brother John Bolling
brother Robert Bolling
brother Archibald Bolling
sister Ann Bolling
sister Sarah Taxe
sister Margaret Bland
cousin Bolling Eldridge

BOOTH, ROBERT

Loudoun Co., Va. Will filed March 12, 1760.
s. John Booth
s. James Booth
d. Ann Chambers
s. in l. William Chambers
d. Jane Stump
s. in l. Thomas Stump
g.d. Elizabeth Stump
g.d. Vialleton Chambers

BOTTS, JOSHUA

Prince William Co., Va. Will filed March 5, 1781.
wife Frances
s. William Botts
s. Thomas Botts
s. Benjamin Botts
d. Susanah Botts

BOULWARE, JESSE
Amherst Co., Va. Will filed July 7, 1777.
wife Elizabeth
s. William Boulware
d. Sally Boulware
g.d. Rhoda Ryan and
her mother Rachel

BOYLS, CHARLES

Rockbridge Co., Va. Will filed Sept. 2, 1783.
wife Rebecca

BRIDGES, WILLIAM
Prince William Co., Va. Will filed April 23, 1744.
s. William Bridges
d. Mary Bridges

BRONOUGH, SAMUEL

Prince William Co., Va. Will filed June 22, 1741.
s. Francis Bronough
s. Thomas Bronough
bro. Jeremiah Bronough
bro. David Bronough
father Jeremiah Bronough

BROOKS, WILLIAM

Campbell Co., Va. Will filed June 5, 1788.
s. William Brooks
s. Nettson Brooks
s. James Brooks
s. Starling Brooks
d. Margaret Dann.

BROWN, WILLIAM

Campbell Co., Va. Will filed March 2, 1782. Residence South Carolina.
wife Patience
s. Elijah Brown
s. Willey S. Brown
s. Samuel S. Brown
s. Jereh Brown
d. Pracious Keene
d. Mergan Brown

BROWN, JAMES
Prince William Co., Va. Will filed Nov. 4, 1782.
wife Elizabeth
s. Robert Brown
s. James Brown
s. Suebulon Brown
d. Betty Brown

BRYAN, WILLIAM

Bedford Co., Va. Will filed Feb. 22, 1764.
wife Mary
s. William Bryan
s. Elijah Bryan

BRYAN, JOHN
Campbell Co., Va. Will filed Oct. 9, 1799.
s. William Bryan
s. Andrew Bryan
s. Morrison Bryan
s. John Bryan
d. Mary Bryan
d. Margaret Bryan
d. Agnes Bryan
d. Katrine Bryan
d. Jean Davis

BUCHANAN, JOSEPH

Prince William Co., Va. Will filed Feb. 26, 1738.
wife Elizabeth
s. John Buchanan
s. Joseph Buchanan
s. Hoanie Buchanan
s. William Buchanan
s. George Buchanan
bro. George Buchanan
bro. Joseph Buchanan

BUCHANAN, JAMES
Rockbridge Co., Va. Will filed June 6, 1797.
James Bell,
g.s. of Victor Bell
Jerry Bell,
s. of Victor Bell
Mary Neagle

BUFORD, THOMAS

Bedford Co., Va. Will filed Nov. 28, 1774.
wife Ann
s. John Buford
s. William Buford
d. Nancy Buford

BULLOCK, RICHARD

Prince William Co., Va. Will filed March 24, 1739.
wife Susanna
s. Thomas Bullock
s. Richard Bullock
d. Rachel Bullock
d. Sarah Bullock

BURSON, BENJAMIN

Loudoun Co., Va. Will filed Oct. 10. 17&3.
wife Anne Roberts
f. in l. Owen Roberts
All my children.

BURTON, JESSE

Campbell Co., Va. Will filed Dec. 3, 1795.
John H. Burton
s. Alexander Burton
s. William Burton
s. Robert Burton
s. Jesse Burton
d. Sally Burton
d. Mary Burton
d. Patsy Irvine
bro. Phillip Burton

BUSH, JOHN

Bedford Co., Va. Will filed Jan. 24, 1774.
wife Martha
s. Philip Bush
s. Darkish Bush
d. Millie Bush
d. Ann Bush
d. Susanna Bush
d. Elizabeth Bush
d. Francis Bush
d. Mary Bush
d. Margaret Jackson



MLA Source Citation:

Clemens, William Montgomery. Virginia Wills Before 1799. Privately printed. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 11 December 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/virginia/b-surnames-virginia-wills-before-1799.htm - Last updated on Sep 1st, 2012


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