He was born about 1720 in Rockbridge, Virginia and his parents were Margaret Jane (Graham) and William Greenleaf Elliott, I.
William Elliott, II married about 1746 in Augusta County, Virginia to Jane Jean Clark.
He made his last Will on 07 July 1771.
He was killed by Indians in the summer of 1771 in Augusta County, Virginia.
His Will was proved on 21 Aug 1771  and mentioned to wife; to son, James; to son, John; to son, William; to rest of the children; to son, Archibald, schooling and smith's trade; to son, Lanty, schooling and choose a trade. Executors: wife Jane, and son John. Teste: Robert Clark, John Stephenson, James Clark. Proved, 21st August, 1771, by the witnesses. Executors qualify (Jane's mark) with Archibald Armstrong, Jno. Dickinson 
Augusta County, Virginia, Will Book#4 p448 - 20th November 1771. William Elliot's appraisement by James Graham, Christopher Vachub, John Graham, recorded - Jane and John Elliot, executors. 
Augusta County Court, Judgments, November 1782. "Margaret Elliott and Sarah Eliott, children and orphans of Wm. Elliott, deceased, and now infants by John Elliott, their guardian and brother, vs. James Elliott, eldest brother of Margaret and Sarah. - Chancery writ, 21st November, 1780. Wm. Elliott died, 1771, leaving widow, Margaret (Jane), who died, 11th January, 1780. Margaret had a brother John. Jas. administered on the mother's estate and bill for accounting." 
Augusta County, VA - Will Book#6 p59. 16 March 1779. Recorded. [Deceased heirs:] Archibald and Lanty Elliot's appraisement by John Vachub, John Meek, Robt. Wallace. 
Augusta County, VA - Will Book#4 p521. 20th March 1786. William Elliot's estate settled. To legatees, viz: James, William, Jean, Elizabeth, Archibald (dead), Ann, Lanty (deceased in minority), Margaret, Sarah; the estate of Jane Elliot.
Dr. [debitor] To Robert Givens, £33.5; Contra [paid]: by one negro, £66.10; to Sarah Elliot, £33.5.
We have examined the above account as stated, of John Elliot. guardian to Margaret and Sarah Elliot, and find vouchers for the equal division of the above £66.10 which appears to have been left them by their mother, Jean Elliot, deceased. Given under our hands 20th March 1786.
1785/Dec/10 Wm. Elliott and Nancy McCampbell, daughter of Saml. McCampbell; surety, Jno. Bosang.
1786/Dec/19 Alexander Elliott, of Rockbridge, and Nancy Campbell, daughter of Andrew Campbell; sureties, John Didall and Alex., son of George Elliott; witnesses: Moras Loyd and Wm. Elliott, John Camel and David Henderson.
1785/May/17 Robert Givens and Margaret Elliott, daughter of Wm. Elliott; surety: George Bratton; Margaret is of age. 
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