.              Abraham Goad, 1710 - 1779, s/o Abraham Goad
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

3    Abraham Goad,2                                                                                                                                                    (Abraham,1)
.
.         b 15 Mar 1710 North Farnham Parish (NFP), Richmond Co, Va; d 1779 Pittsylvania Co, Va.
.         m Joanna (?Wheatley), d prior 1779.

.         1733 Richmond Co: Abraham Goad mentioned in his father Abraham Goad's will.  He obatined land from his father's estate and sold
.                  part of it to his brother Peter, although no deed has been found in Richmond Co.
.         1753, May and June: Prince William Co, Va: Abraham Goad mentioned in court minutes, having been summoned as a witness and
.                   fined for failure to appear, and later acquitted after appearing to explain.
.         1769 Pittsylvania Co Deed Bk 38, p 545: Abraham Goad obtained a land grant of 374 acres on Frying Pan Creek, adjoining Dalton.
.         1779, 21 Sep: Pittsylvania Co Deed Bk 5, p 451-52: Abraham Goad's will proven (dated 13 Jul), listing daus Sarah Goad, Mary
.                   (?Shane/Shaw), Hannah Burdit, Elizabeth Collier, Judith Hollay, Ruth Dillard, and sons William, Abraham, Robert.

.         issue:

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1.   Sarah Goad, b 7 Apr 1735 NFP.   Single in 1779.

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2.   Mary Goad, m ____ Shaw.  (Her last name has been read by some as "Shane" in her father's will, but as Ken Haas has pointed
.               out there were no Shanes in Pittsylvania Co and therefore Shaw was probably correct.  There was a Thomas Shaw in the 1782
.               Pittsylvania Land Tax list.)

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3.   Hannah Goad, m ____ Burdett.  May have been married to the William Burdit living in the area.  She did not marry George
.               Phillips (#42), as claimed by many websites.

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4.   Elizabeth Goad, b ca 1755, d Jul 1830 prob Grayson Co, Va, m Aaron Collier (#1), b 15 Jan 1750 Bedford Co, Va (Lunenburg
.               Co then), d 18 Jun 1842 Lee Co, Va, s/o William Collier.  Aaron and Elizabeth apparently div or separated about 1800, and she
.               stayed in Grayson Co.  He moved to Lee Co, Va and m(2) Francis (Frankey) _____, and raised another family.  Elizabeth's death
.               date was given in an 1853 document filed by her son Shadrack, who was trying to get a pension based on his father's war service.
.               (her middle name was not Berry, as claimed by many websites.  Her son Dr Aaron J. Collier marr Elizabeth Berry)

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5.   William Goad, b prior 1760, m Mary ____.
.               Moved to SC and later to Rhea Co, Tenn.

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6.   Judith Goad, b ca 1746, d Jan 1826 Montgomery Co, Ky, m prob ca 1732 Prince William Co, Va to John Halley, d 1802 Bed-
.               ford Co.
.               1754-58: John Halley/Hawley on the pay rolls of Capt Thomas Waggoner during the French and Indian War, and on size roll in
.                        1756, described as age 24, 5 ft 3 1/2 in tall.
.               1756, 9 Jun: John Halley served under Capt Waggoner at the Engagement of Monongahela, also known as "Braddock's Defeat".
.               1778, Jan - Nov 82: John Halley captured along with Daniel Boone and others at Blue Licks, Ky and held captive by the Shaw-
.                         nee Indians.
.               1791 Woodford Co, Ky: John Halley had 400 acres surveyed.  This was land allotted to veterans of the French and Indian War.
.                         John gave his son Benjamin power of atty to sell this land in 1797.
.               1802, 27 Dec: Bedford Co (dated 4 Oct 1796): will of John Halley proven, mentioning wife Judah and children Benjamin, Mary
.                         Williams (wife of Reason Williams), Sarah Halley (wife of Giles Halley), John, Joshua, Susanna, Fanny, Ann, and Jacob.
.               issue:
.               
a.   Benjamin Halley, b prior 1767.
.               
b.   Mary Halley, b ca 1769, m 20 Jan 1795 Bedford Co to Reason Williams.
.               
c.   Sarah W. Halley, b ca 1772, d after 1830 Gallia Co, Ohio, m 29 Jan 1794 Bedford Co to Giles Halley, b 1763, s/o Henry
.                     and Elizabeth Halley.
.               
d.   John Halley, b ca 1773, m 28 Dec 1801 Bedford Co to Nancy Douglass.
.               
e.   Joshua Halley, b ca 1775, m 6 May 1806 Clark Co, Ky to Sarah Jennings.  Lived in Clark/Montgomery Co, Ky.
.               
f.   Susanna Halley.
.               g.   Fanny Halley, b ca 1776, m ca 1802 to Strode Benefield.
.               
h.   Ann Halley, b ca 1778, m ca 1802 to Newport Oldham.
.               
i.    Jacob Halley, b ca 1785, m 19 Nov 1806 Lynchburg, Va to Charlotte McGeorge.

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7.   Ruth Goad, m Thomas Dillard, d prob 1820 Patrick Co, Va, s/o James Dillard, s/o Thomas Dillard of Pittsylvania Co.
.               Thomas was in William Bobbitt's militia company.
.               1775 Thomas Dillard settled on  Indian Ridge, Montgomery Co.
.               1782 Montgomery Co tax list: Thomas Dillard.
.               1788, 29 Aug: Montgomery Co tax list: Thomas Dillard, 4 horses, living near Aaron Collier.
.               1789, 20 Aug: Montgomery Co tax list C: Thomas Dillard, 6 horses.
.               1790, 2 May: Montgomery Co Survey Bk D, #266: 43 acres on Burks Fork surveyed for Thomas Dillard.
.               1793 Thomas moved to Patrick Co.
.               1820 Patrick Co Will Bk 1, p 200: appraisal of Thomas Dillard's estate.
.               issue:
.               
a.   Sarah Dillard, m 1803 Patrick Co to John Branson.
.               
b.   (dau) Dillard, who prob m William McMillian.
.               
c.   Mary Dillard, m William Cock (poss s/o James Cock, s/o John Cock and Elizabeth Goad).
.               
d.   Edward Dillard, b ca 1789, d ca 1826, m 12 Aug 1815 Patrick Co to Polly Daniel.
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e.   Rebecca Dillard, b ca 1790 Va, d 4 Sep 1859, m 28 Jan 1807 Patrick Co to John Bolt (Mean Johnny), b ca 1778, s/o John
.                     Bolt.  Rebecca and John separated in 1839.
.                     1850 Carroll Co census, #439, Thomas D. Bolt,21 Va, farmer, $150, America,14 Va, Rebecca,60 Va.
.               
f.   James Dillard, b ca 1792, d 1860's, m(1) 1 Dec 1815 Patrick Co to Mary Smith, d 1850's.  James m(2) 1861 to Polly
.                     Spence.

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8.   Abraham Goad, m Rainey ____.
.               Died in Rev War service.

.     ?  
9.   Joshua Goad, d 31 Oct 1776.  Served in Rev War.

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10.   Robert Goad, b 1750's, m Isabel ____.
.               Moved to Grayson Co, Va.






.        Ref:  1. "
The Goads A Frontier Family", 1984 and 1995, Kenneth F. Haas.
.                 2. "
Carroll 1765-1815 The Settlements", 1985, John Perry Alderman, p 37-38, 50-51, 413.
.                 3. "
The Virginia Genealogist", Vol 29, p 21-27, "The Fifth Generation of John Halley of Bedford".
.                 4.   Erma Jeffers Hagan's (1907-2004) notes.  She is a desc of Giles and Sarah Halley, and formerly of Huntington, WVa.
.                       (she was this author's 1st wife's aunt by marriage, and a member of the Gallia Co, Ohio DAR)
.                 5.   Janice McAlpine's email:
mcalpage@cox.net     Info on Halley and Douglass family.
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