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William Magill

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William Magill
Born about in Oxenford, Scotlandmap
Son of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died about in Augusta County, Virginiamap
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From Chalkley's Chronicles: Page 202.--10th October, 1749. William Magill's will--Wife, Margaret, and her son, David Gass; sons, James and William, adjoining Charles Campbell; son, John; grandchild, James' son; daughter, Elizabeth. Executors, Robert Cravens, Hugh Campbell. Signed William Magill, Margaret. Page 280.--15th November, 1758. Accounts against estate of William Magill paid by Hugh Campbell and Robt. Cravens. Legacies paid, viz: To James, John, William, Margaret McGill, Hugh Campbell, John Jones, Robert Dickson, John Berry, Ro. Fouller (to each of these £9, 1, 6). Magill. Teste: Andrew Erwin, Charles Campbell. Proved, 29th November, 1749, when Margaret renounced the will. Page 222--28th December, 1749. William Magill's appraisement, by John Seawright, John Erwin, Charles Campbell. Cash by Hugh Dover and Hugh Ross.

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On December 27, 2014 at 07:00GMT Jayme Arrington wrote:

Magill-177 and Magill-96 appear to represent the same person because: Same name, spouse (Mary Eakin), and same biography from the same source. I've seen the 1670/1690 birth date discrepancy before, although I'm not sure where it stems from.

On December 27, 2014 at 06:57GMT Jayme Arrington wrote:

Magill-129 and Magill-96 appear to represent the same person because: I adopted this profile since I saw that it was a duplicate. Same person--the newer profile is set up with his second wife, Margaret Gass.

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