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William Ladd, Jr.

Male Abt 1708 - 1780


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  • Name  William Ladd, Jr. 
    Suffix  Jr. 
    Born  Abt 1708  Charles City, Charles City, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  2 Feb 1780  Mecklenburg, Frederick, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I4240  My Genealogy
    Last Modified  18 Dec 2012 

    Father  William Ladd,   b. Aug 1679, Henrico MM, Charles City, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1751, Henrico MM, Charles City, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Huldah Binford,   b. Abt 1679, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1758, Charles City, Charles City, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  18 Jun 1700  Lower Norfolk, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1304  Group Sheet

    Family  Ursulah Ellyson,   b. 1710, New Kent, New Kent, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1787, Mecklenburg, Frederick, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  10 Feb 1730  New Kent, New Kent, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Children 
     1. Millicent Ladd
     2. Thomas Ladd,   b. Abt 1731, Charles City, Charles City, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1787, Charles City, Charles City, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. William Ladd,   b. 1734, Charles City, Charles City, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1797, Charles City, Charles City, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Jacob Ladd,   b. Abt 1735, Charles City, Charles City, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Huldah Ladd,   b. Abt 1736, Charles City, Charles City, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. James Ladd,   b. Abt 1738, Charles City, Charles City, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Ursulah Ladd,   b. Abt 1740, Charles City, Charles City, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1821, Brunswick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Garrard Ladd,   b. Abt 1742, Charles City, Charles City, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1808, Fairfield Township, Columbiana, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Elizabeth Ladd,   b. Abt 1743, Charles City, Charles City, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  26 Aug 2001 
    Family ID  F1456  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1708 - Charles City, Charles City, Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Feb 1730 - New Kent, New Kent, Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • MECKLENBURG COUNTY
      WILL BOOK 1
      PAGE 333-334
      I WILLIAM LADD OF THE COUNTY OF MECKLENBURG DO MAKE AND ORDAIN
      THIS MY LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT IN MANNER AND FORM FOLLOWING FIRST I LEND UNTO MY BELOVED WIFE URSULA THE PLANTATION WHEREON I NOW LIVE AND ALL MY ESTATE BOTH REAL AND PERSONAL DURING HER NATURAL LIFE OR WIDOWHOOD EXCEPT SUCH PART AS I SHALL HEREAFTER BEQUEATH AWAY. ITEM I GIVE TO MY SON GARRARD LADD THE PLANTATION WHEREON HE NOW LIVES CONTAINING EITHTY FIVE ACRES - ACCORDING TO A LINE DRAWN TO HIM AND HIS HEIRS FOREVEVER, I GIVE TO MY SON WILLIAM LADD SIXTY FIVE ACRES OF LAND ACCORDING TO A LINE DRAWN TO HIM AND HIS HEIRS FOREVER. ITEM I GIVE TO MY SON THOMAS LADD TEN POUNDS
      CURRENT MONEY OF VIRGINIA TO BE RAISED OUT OF MY ESTATE AFTER THE DECEASE OF MY WIFE TO HIM AND HIS HEIRS FOREVER. INEM I GIVE TO MY SON JACOB LADD TEN POUNDS CURRENT MONEY OF VIRGINIA TO REASED OUT OF MY ESTATE AFTER THE DECEASE OF MY WIFE TO HIM AND HIS HEIRS FOREVER. ITEM I GIVE & BEQUEATH UNTO MY DAUGHTER HULDAH ONE FEATHER BED AND FURNITURE AND ONE COW AND CALF AND ONE WOOLING
      WHEAL AND ONE PAINFEARDS & ONE LOOM AND TWO STAYS AND ONE DISH AND THREE PLATES TO HER AND HER HEIRS FOREVER. ITEM I LEND TO BY DAUGHTER HULDAH AFTER THE DEATH OF MY WIFE THE USE OF ONE HALF OF THE LAND WHEREIN I NOW LIVE ONE HALF OF THE ORCHARD AND OF THE NEW HOUSE AND LIKEWISE NEGRO WILL DURING HER NATURAL LIFE OR MAIDENSHIP.
      ITEM I GIVE AND BEQUEATH TO MY SON JAMES LADD THE LAND PLANTATION WHEREON I NOW LIVE AFTER DECEASE OR INTERMARRIAGE OF MY WIFE TO HIM AND HIS HEIRS FOREVER. ALSO I GIVE TO MY SAID SON JAMES ONE GOOD FEATHER BED AND FURNITURE TWO COWS AND ALSO ONE SOW AND PIGS AND FOUR CHAIRS AND ONE DISH AND THREE PLATES TO HIM & HIS HEIRS FOREEVER. ITEM I GIVE TO MY DAUGHTER URSULA WHATEVER I HAVE ALREADY POSSESED HER WITH TO HER AND HER HEIRS FOREVER. ITEM I GIVE TO MY DAUGHTER ELIZABETH WHATEVER I HAVE ALREADY POSSESSED HER WITH TO HER AND HER HEIRS FOREVER.
      ITEM I GIVE TO MY GRANDDAUGHTER AGGATHY LADD ONE COW AND CALF TO HER AND HER HEIRS FOREVER. ITEM AFTER THE DECEASE OF MY WIFE OR HER INTERMARRIAGE AND AFTER THE DECEASE OR INTERMARRIAGE OF MY DAUGHTER HULDAH MY WILL AND DESIRE IS THE THE NEGRO FELLOW WILL SHALL HAVE IT IN HIS POWER TO CHOOSE WHICH OF MY CHILDREN HE
      PLEASES TO LIVE WITH AND MY WILL IS THAT SUCH CHILD PAY FOR THE SAID WILL SUCH PRICE AS TO INDIFFERENT PEOPLE SHALL ADJUDGE TO BE HIS WORTH WHICH MONEY I GIVE TO BE EQUALLY DIVED AMONG ALL MY CHILDREN THAT SHALL BE THEN LIVING.
      ITEM I APPOINT MY THREE SONS - WILLIAM, THOMAS AND JAMES LADD EXECUTORS OF THIS MY LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT IN WITNESS WHEREOF I HAVE HEREUNTO SET MY HAND AND AFFIXED MY SEAL THIS 7TH DAY OF MARCH 1778.
      SIGNED SEALED & DELIVERED
      BEFORE US
      (S) JOHN LADD
      (S) HEZEKIAH TABOUR
      (S) THOMAS STONE (S) WILLIAM LADD
      (S) JOHN HALL junr
      (S) ROBERT JOHNSON
      AT A COURT HELD IN MECKLENBURG COUNT THE 8TH DAY OF MAY 1780 THIS WILL WAS PROVED BY THE OATH OF JOHN HALL & AFFIRMATION OF HEZEKIAH TABOR WITNESSES THERTO AND ORDERED TO BE RECORDED AND ON THE MOTION OF WILLIAM LADD THOMAS LADD AND JAMES LADD THE EXECUTORS THEREIN NAMED WHO MADE OATH THERETO AND
      TOGETHER WITH JACOB LADD AND WILLIAM TAYLOR THERI SECURITIES ENTERED INTO THE ACKNOWLEDGED THEIR BOND IN THE PENALTY OF TEN THOUSAND POUNDS CONDITIONED AS THE LAW DIRECTS CERTIFICATE IS GRANTED THEM FOR OBTAINING A PORBATE OF THE SAID WILL IN DUE FORM.
      TESTE
      (S) JOHN BROWN C??

  • Sources 
    1. [S37] Black Water MM, Vol VI, William Wade Hinshaw; Thomas Worth Marshall, editor and compiler, (Reprint of original published: Ann Arbor, Mich. : Edwards Bros., 1936-1950.), Page 114 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S33] Henrico MM, Vol VI, William Wade Hinshaw, (Reprint of original published: Ann Arbor, Mich. : Edwards Bros., 1936-1950.), Page 172 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S33] Henrico MM, Vol VI, William Wade Hinshaw, (Reprint of original published: Ann Arbor, Mich. : Edwards Bros., 1936-1950.), Page 189 (Reliability: 3).