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Anthony ALEXANDER

Male Abt 1661 - Aft 1741  (~ 80 years)


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  • Name Anthony ALEXANDER 
    Born Abt 1661  NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Will 29 Jul 1741  Tyrrell County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died Aft 29 Jul 1741  Tyrrell County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Probate Nov 1741  Tyrrell County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) Will of Anthony ALEXANDER <http://www.ncgenweb.us/tyrrell/ALXN1741.HTM>:

      In the Name of God Amen the twenty ninth day of July 1741 I Anthony Alexander of ye provance of North Carolina and County of Tyrell husbandman being Sick and weak in body but of perfict mind and memory Thanks be given to God therefore calling unto mind the mortality of my body and knowing that it is appointed for all men once to dye do make and ordain this my Last will and Testament that is to say principally and first of all I give and recommend my Soul into ye hands of God that gave it and my body I recommend to ye Earth to be buried in decent Christian burial at ye discretion of my Executors nothing doubting but at the General Resurrection I shall receive ye same again by ye mighty power of God and as touching such worldy Estate where with it hath pleased God to bless me in this life I give devise and dispose of ye same in ye following manner and form.

      Imprismis I give and bequeath unto my loving son Anthony Alexander Junior one Shiling Sterling

      Item: I give and bequeath to my son Joseph Alexander one Shiling Sterling

      Item: I give and bequeath unto my daughter Anne one shilin Sterling.

      Item: I give and bequeath unto my son Lamuel Alexander one Shiling Sterling

      Item: I give and bequeath unto my son Benjamin Alexander one Shiling Sterling

      Item: I give and bequeath to my daugher Raehel one shiling Sterling

      Item: I give to my daughter Prisilla one shilng sterling.

      Item: I give to my son Isaac Alexander one shiling sterling

      Item: I give to my daughter Sarah one shiling sterling.

      Item: I give to my my son in law Thomas Bateman one shiling sterling.

      Item: I give and bequeath unto my son John Alexander ye plantation known by the name of ye Mocason containing one hunderd and forty acres to him and his heirs for Ever and all ye female of cow kind that I have in my stock of his mark and a young Mare.

      Item. I give my son Josiah my plantation knone by ye name of Huttell fields containing ninty fore acres to him and his heirs forever and all ye female Cow kind that shall be found with his mark in my stock and a young mare more over I give and bequeath unto John Alexander and Josiah my two sones one negro women named Rilly and * * * and if either of them should dye without heir then ye other to inherit and if both should dye without heir then to fall among my youngest children to be equally divided at ye discression of my Executors as I shall name hereafter.

      Item I give and bequeath unto my Son Giddion one negro girl Dyna Except ye first child that she should bring that shall live then which I give to my daughter Jane and if ye sd. Giddion should offer to make sail of ye sd. negro girl when he comes 40 years of discression to any person then my Executors may lawfully by force and virtue of this my last will and testyment take ye negro or ye fair money and put it to what use he or they shall think fit that shall be Servicable(?) to his generation

      Item I give unto my sons John and Josias one large fether bed that is at ye plantation of Alexander Hopkins

      Item I give my neigro fellow named Cato to the discression of my Executor for ye good and bringin up of my young children which he shall have under his care during ye fellows life.

      Item I give and bequeath unto my son Giddyon and my fore younger daughters Naomie Pasiate Jane and Selk(?) all ye remainer of house goods and stock of chalel sheep and hogs that shall be found after my deth to be equaly divided at ye discression of my Executors amongst them five

      Item I give and bequeath unto my well beloved son Joshua Allexander my neigro fellow named Gorge to him and his heirs for Ever

      Home(?) I likewise constitute mak and ordain will Othemas(?) Ludford to be my hole and Sole executors of this my Last will and testement and I do hereby utterly dissallow revoke and disannul all and every other former testaments wills Legacies and bequets and Executors by me in any way before named willed and bequeathed rattifing and confirming this and no other to be my last will and Testament in witness whereof I have hear unto set my hand and seal ye day and year above writen. Signed Sealed published pronounced and Declared by ye sd. Anthony Alexander Sener as his last will and testement in ye presents of us ye subscribers

      Anthony (his -A- mark) Alexander

      Benj. Bidgood
      Thomas (his -T- mark) Best
      Christian (her -x- mark) Alexander

      Benjamin Bidgood one of the subscribing Evidences tothe execution of the within will this day made oath before me that he saw Anthony Alexander the testator Sign, Seal, and publish the within W * * * ing as his last will & Tesament and that he the sd. Anthony was then of sound & disposing mind & memory.

      __ November anno 1741

      J. Montgomery
    Person ID I37478  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2021 

    Family Ann (ALEXANDER) 
    Children 
     1. Anthony ALEXANDER,   b. 1 Oct 1681, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1758, Tyrrell County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. Joseph ALEXANDER, Sr.,   b. 20 Sep 1684, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 20 Aug 1746, Tyrrell County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 61 years)
     3. John ALEXANDER,   b. 28 Mar 1685, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Ann ALEXANDER,   b. 7 Mar 1687, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1785, Tyrrell County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     5. Lemuel ALEXANDER,   b. 9 Dec 1700
     6. Benjamin ALEXANDER,   b. 9 Dec 1700,   d. Abt 1767, Tyrrell County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     7. Rachel ALEXANDER,   b. Abt 1703,   d. Tyrrell County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Isaac ALEXANDER, Sr.,   b. Abt 1709,   d. Aft 28 Oct 1777, Tyrrell County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years)
     9. Sarah ALEXANDER,   b. Abt 1712
     10. Priscilla ALEXANDER
     11. Josiah ALEXANDER
     12. Gideon ALEXANDER
     13. Naomi ALEXANDER
     14. Pasiate ALEXANDER
     15. Jane ALEXANDER
     16. Selk ALEXANDER
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2021 
    Family ID F16198  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart