Who were the wives of William Witcher?

+3 votes
399 views
William Witcher of Pittsylvania County, VA.

Captain and Major in the Virginia Militia during the Revolution.

Born: 1724, England

Died: 1808, Virginia

Constable - Halifax County, VA

Vestryman - Camden Parish

Justice of the Peace - Pittsylvania County, VA

Children: Daniel, Ephraim, John, James, Caleb, William (Jr.), Rachel, Elizabeth.
in Genealogy Help by

3 Answers

+2 votes
 
Best answer
You might want to check his DAR record at DAR.org.
His first wife is listed as Anne Majors under some of the children.
Might help with further lineage.
 
From:  DAR.org
WITCHER, WILLIAM  DAR RECORD Ancestor #: A126994
Service:
VIRGINIA Rank(s): CAPTAIN, PATRIOTIC SERVICE
Birth:1724 ENGLAND
Death:6-8-1808 PITTSYLVANIA CO VIRGINIA
Service Source:
GWATHMEY, HIST REG OF VA IN THE REV, P 841; HISTORY OF PITTSYLANIA CO VA, PP 143,153,159
Service Description:
1) PITTSYLVANIA CO MILITIA
2) MEM OF COMMISSION OF PEACE
 
The Said William Witcher was the child of
William Witcher Sr  born on - - 1724 at England
died at Pittsylvania Co VA on - - 1808 and his ( 1st ) wife
Anne Majors born on - - at _______________
died at _______________ on - - married on - -
by Chris Hoyt G2G6 Pilot (762k points)
selected by Erice Wilcox
+1 vote
by M Lechner G2G6 Mach 6 (61.8k points)
+1 vote
This link will lead you where you want to go.

https://www.familysearch.org/search/trees/index#count=20&query=%2Bsurname%3AWitcher~%20%2Bfather_givenname%3AWilliam~%20%2Bfather_surname%3AWitcher~%20%2Bbirth_place%3A%22Va.%2C%20USA%22~%20%2Bbirth_year%3A1740-1800~&offset=20

 

I turned up two, Polly Dalton who bore Daniel and Elizabeth and Rachel Anna who bore Ephriam, Wm Jr, James and Rachel.  There may be more, but this will give you a start.
by Tom Bredehoft G2G6 Pilot (194k points)

Related questions

+8 votes
3 answers
158 views asked Jul 16, 2018 in Photos by Robin Shaules G2G Astronaut (1.0m points)
+9 votes
3 answers
171 views asked Jul 16, 2018 in Photos by Robin Shaules G2G Astronaut (1.0m points)
+7 votes
1 answer
74 views asked Mar 27, 2016 in Genealogy Help by anonymous
+8 votes
3 answers
+8 votes
3 answers
79 views asked Nov 28, 2018 in Photos by Robin Shaules G2G Astronaut (1.0m points)
+3 votes
1 answer
124 views asked Aug 15, 2012 in Genealogy Help by anonymous
+1 vote
1 answer

WikiTree  ~  About  ~  Help Help  ~  Search Person Search  ~  Surname:

disclaimer - terms - copyright

...