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WOODSON Drury

Male 1722 - 1781


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  • Name  WOODSON Drury 
    Born  1722  Cumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    _UID  A0B6AC3866EE2E4586DBA93535BE94F7BE7E 
    Died  1781  Cumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I884  Ancestors of Catherine Yvonne King
    Last Modified  22 Jun 2004 

    Father  WOODSON William,   b. 1702, Henrico County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1785, Cumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  ALLEN Sarah,   b. 1690, Henrico County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Bef 1715  Henrico County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1274  Group Sheet

    Family  CHRISTIAN Lucy,   b. 1735, Cumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1756  Goochland County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. WOODSON Judith,   b. 1758, Cumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. WOODSON Charles,   b. 30 Dec 1759, Cumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. WOODSON Nancy,   b. Abt 1765, Cumberland, Cumberland, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1840, Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. WOODSON Mary " Polly ",   b. 1769, Cumberland, Cumberland, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. WOODSON Elizabeth G.,   b. 1771, Cumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. WOODSON Martha R.,   b. 1773, Cumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. WOODSON Drury Jr.,   b. 1775, Cumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F296  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Will of Drury Woodson of Cumberland County, Virginia:
      Dated May 7, 1788, Proved on November 24,1788, Ibid. page # 442

      Lend to wife Lucy Woodson six negroes viz: Daniel, Sampson, Sam, Hannah, Easter and Isaac and land whereon I now live with all estate both real and personal not hereafter particularly given by Legacy to my children to have and to hold and peaceably enjoy the term of her life; then negroes above mentioned to be equally divided among all my children except Judith Johnson and Charles Woodson, after my wife's deceased. To daughter Judith Johnson the negro boy named Joe the terms of my wife's life and said negro boy after her decease to said Judith Johnson. To son Charles Woodson five shillings sterling. To daughter Mary Woodson two negroes Rose and Peyton. To daughter Nancy King two negroes Ned and Jane. To son Drury Woodson three negroes Ben, Sal and James and land whereon I now live after my wife's descease. To daughter Elizabeth Woodson two negroes Jacob and Fanny. To daughter Martha
      Woodson two negroes Mima and David. All of which legacies to be recieved as the children come of age except the land which is left to my wife the term of her life and then given to my son Drury Woodson. Wife
      Lucy Woodson and son Charles Woodson Executors. Dated May 7, 1788. Witnesses: Jesse Tally, Agness Tally, Susana Foster. Proved November 24, 1788. Ibid, page # 442

  • Sources 
    1. [S67] The Valentine Papers, Page 1828.