|. Timothy Dalton, c1714-15 - 1775, poss s/o Timothy Dalton
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
. Timothy Dalton,3 ? (Timothy,2)
. Timothy's ancestry is unproven. He was Timothy Dalton Jr in the records, to distinguish him from Timothy Dalton, Sr, but the
. Jr/Sr labels do not mean they were father and son, but just older and younger.
. b ca 1714-15; d bef 24 Apr 1775 Bedford Co, Va.
. m Elizabeth Ann ____. She has been claimed to be a Talbott/Tolbert, but the evidence shows this to be highly unlikely, see Ref 2
. 1745, 10 Oct: Louisa Co, Va Deed Bk A, p 204-05: Timothy Dalton Jr of Brunswick Co, Va sold 200 acres, that was a part of a
. patent received by Timothy Dalton Jr on 1 Feb 1738. (this was the part of Louisa Co that is now Albermarle Co)
. 1768 Bedford Co, Va COB 3-480: Timothy Dalton testified that he was 53 years old.
. 1775, Apr: Bedford Co: Timothy Dalton's will probated, listing widow Elizabeth and son James, but other children not named.
. 1783, 24 Feb: Bedford Co: Account of estate of Timothy Dalton. Mentions John Dalton, James Talbot, James Talbot. John Talbot
. was one of the executors.
01 1. James Dalton, b 1738 Bedford Co, m Elizabeth ____.
. Moved to Franklin Co, Va.
. 2. Elizabeth Dalton, b ca 1740 Va, m 24 Jun 1762 Bedford Co to William Arthur Jr.
. Permission to marry given by her father Timothy.
02 ? 3. William Dalton, b 27 Apr 1743 "Lunenburg" Co, Va, m Elizabeth ?Sturman.
. Possible s/o Timothy, but no proof. Lunenburg Co wasn't established until 1746, and was from Brunswick Co.
. Moved to Montgomery and Grayson Co's, Va.
. 4. Samuel Dalton, b 1748 Va, d 1798 Pittsylvania Co, Va, m Milly Slayton.
. 1782 Montgomery, Va tax list: Samuel Dalton.
. issue: (possible)
. a. Isham Dalton, b 1770, m 19 Jan 1795 Pittsylvania Co to Mary Goad, d/o Charles Goad (#212) and Rachel ____.
. Wit to consent: Benjamin Dalton and John Wright, surety Samuel Dalton, minister Rev Joseph Drury.
. Isham moved to Highland Co, Ohio and to Knox Co, Ill. See page on Charles Goad for Isham's descendants.
. ? 5. Timothy Dalton, b ca 1750 Va, d ca 1825-30 Hawkins Co, Tenn, m Sarah ____.
. 1782 Montgomery Co, Va tax list: Timothy Dalton.
. Possible confusion with Timothy Dalton, ca 1766 Pittsylvania Co, d 1836 Hawkins Co, Tenn, s/o James Dalton (#01).
. 6. John Flan Dalton, b 1751 "Montgomery" Co, Va, d 13 Apr 1833 Sumner Co, Tenn, m 13 Aug 1773 Bedford Co to Mary Ann
. Flannagan, b 11 Nov 1743, d 1820's Sumner Co.
. a. Winston Dalton, b ca 1777, d 1884, m 1799 to Sarah Pullen. Author of Winston Dalton's register, ca 1821-1847.
. 7. Reuben Dalton, a minor in 1778, hence born after 1757.
. 1778, Jul: Bedford Co Court: ordered that Reuben Dalton be bound by the Church Wardens to Robert Brown.
. If the above was Timothy's son, then the following is therefore not a s/o Timothy Dalton of Bedford Co:
06 Reuben J. Dalton, b 1752 Bedford Co, m Elizabeth Shockley.
. Prob b 1751 or earlier.
. Both of the following indicate Reuben was an adult (over age 21) in 1772:
. 1772, Aug: Pittsylvania Co Court Order Bk 2, p 41: Reuben Dalton filed suit against John Cleveland.
. 1772, Nov: Pittsylvania Co Court Order Bk 2, p 87: Reuben Dalton administered the estate of John Wheeler.
. Moved to Grainger Co, Tenn.
. Ref: 1. "Carroll 1765-1815 The Settlements", 1985, John Perry Alderman.
. 2. Dalton Myths, James F. Klumpp: http://terpconnect.umd.edu/~jklumpp/gen/dalton/myth.html
. 3. Info from Kenneth F. Haas.
. 4. Gracie's site, with many errors, contradicted on Dalton Myths above, but with many details on many Dalton lines:
. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ggracie/flibrary.html (no longer accessible)