1850 census Name William Ennis Age 87 Birth Year abt 1763 Birthplace Virginia Home in 1850 Cople Parish, Westmoreland, Virginia Gender Male Family Number 70 Household Members Name Age William Ennis 87 Jane Ennis 23 Mary Ennis 9 William Ennis 5 Thomas Ennis 3
Marriage Bond for William Ennis to Frances Martin
Know all men by these presents that we William Innis and Lewis Mackwane are held and firmly bound unto Robert Brook Esq. Govenor or chief majestrate of the state of Virginia in the just and full sum of one hundred and fifty dollars to be paid to the said Brook and his successors to which payment will and truly to be made we bind our ____. jointly and severally and each of our joint and several ????? Extrs. and ????? firmly by these presents sealed with our seals and oaths this 27th day of January 1795.
The bondshow of the above obligation is such that whereas there is a marriage suddenly intended to be true and solemn in between the above bound William Innis and Francis Martin now if thou shall be no lawful cause or impediment to obstruct the said marriage then this obligation to be void else to run under full force and virtue.
teste William Innis (his mark)
Lewis Mackwane (his mark)
Wm. Innes to Deed of Trust I.M. Smith Jr.
This Indenture made and entered into this twelfth day of February one thousand eight hundred and twenty seven between William Innes & Fanny his wife of the County of Nelson and State of Virginia of the first part, John M. Martin of the second and John M. Smith Jr. of the third part: Witnesseth that whereas the said William Innes & Fanny his wife stands justly indebted to Jno. M. Smith Jr. for the sum of ninety five dollars and sixty nine cents by bond bearing even date with this deed, which debt with the legal interest thereon accruing the said William Innes and Fanny his wife is willing and desirous to secure. Now for and in consideration of the premises and the further consideration of the sum of one dollar in hand paid at and before the sealing and delivery of these presents, the receipt whereof is hereby and fully acknowledged by the said William Innes and Fanny his wife they the said William Innes and Fanny his wife, have bargained and sold and by these presents doth bargain sell unto him the said John M. Martin his heirs executors, administrators for ever the following property to wit: Parey, Ned (a boy in the possession of Noth Harlow) Pamelia a Girl with their future increase, two beds of furniture, fourteen head Hogs, two wheels 1 door and apparatus, two plows, four hoes, two axes, two shot guns, one handsaw one rule, one skillet, three pots & one Cow. To have and to hold this said property to him the said Jno. M. Martin his heirs, executors & administrators forever. and the said William Innes and Fanny his wife for themselves, their heirs, executors, and administrators will warrant and for ever defend the right of the property aforesaid together with its increase against the claim of themselves, heirs executors, administrators, and all persons whatsoever, upon this special trust. Nevertheless that if the said William Innes & Fanny his wife shall pay the debt aforesaid with its interest and costs attending this trust, on or before the first day of September next then This Indenture to be void and of no effect, but in case the said William Innes & Fanny his wife, make default in the premises and shall fail to pay any part or the whole of the debt aforesaid with its interest, and costs attending this executing of this deed, then in that case it shall be lawful for the said Jno. M. Martin or his legal representative to advertise the property aforesaid ten days previous to the sale at some public place in the neighborhood of said William Innes and Fanny his wife, and sell at public auction the property aforesaid, for cash, or so much thereof as will pay the debt aforesaid with its interest accruing and all costs attending this deed, and the balance if any pay to the said William Innes & Fanny his wife. In testimony whereof the parties have hereunto set their hands and affixed their seals the day and year aforesaid. Witness:
John B. Spiece
William Innes (seal) Fanny Innes (seal) John M. Martin (seal)
John M. Smith Jr. (seal) At a Court for Nelson County the 26 "day of February 1827.
This Deed of Trust was presented in court and proved by the oath of one of the subscribing witnesses thereto and ordered to be for further proof, And in the Clerk's office of said County the 23rd day of April 1827. This Indenture or Deed of Trust was further proved in said office by oath of two other subscribing witnesses thereto and admitted to record.
Teste: Sp. Garland, Ck
Rootsweb Name: Sherod Martin Birth: Death: ABT 1804 in , Amherst, Virginia
Note: SPOUSE (first name), DEATH DATE/PLACE: Will of Sherod Martin; Amherst County, Virginia; Will Book 4; page 147.
FATHER: Will of Stephen Martin; Amherst County, Virginia; Will Book 1; page 139.
On 13 June 1801, "Sherod Martin & Mary his wife of Amherst" conveyed 67 acres to Nathaniel Harlow (Amherst County, Deed Book I, page 231).
Father: Stephen Martin Mother: Anne
Marriage 1 Mary Married:
1 George Martin b: ABT 1763 in , of Amherst, Virginia 2 Mary Martin 3 Elisha Martin b: ABT 1770 in , of Albemarle, Virginia 4 Joseph Martin 5 Frances Martin b: ABT 1774 in , of Amherst, Virginia 6 Sherod H. Martin b: ABT 1776 in , Albemarle, Virginia 7 Sally Martin b: ABT 1779 in , of Amherst, Virginia
Name: Frances Martin Birth: ABT 1774 in , of Amherst, Virginia
Note: FATHER, SPOUSE: Will of Sherod Martin; Amherst County, Virginia; Will Book 4; page 147. Refers to "my grandson Marshall Innis, son of Wm. Innis."
FIRST NAME, MARRIAGE: Albemarle County Marriages, 1780-1853; by John Vogt & T. William Kethley; vol. I; page 172. Birth date is based on the assumption that she married at about 21 years of age.
Father: Sherod Martin Mother: Mary
Marriage 1 William Innis b: ABT 1770 in , of Albemarle, Virginia (Birth date is based on the assumption that he married at about 25 years of age)
Married: 27 JAN 1795 in , Albemarle, Virginia
Children 1 Marshall Innis 2 Dacca Innis
Name: Frances Martin Birth: 1770 death:
Father: Sherrod Martin b: 1740 Mother: Mary Unknown
Marriage 1 William D. "Billy" Ennis b: 9 JUL 1765 in Virginia
Married: 27 JAN 1795 in Albemarle Co., Virginia
1 Sarah "Sally" Ennis b: 15 JUL 1798 below 2 Sherrod Ennis b: 1810
Name: Sarah "Sally" Ennis Birth: 15 JUL 1798 death
Marriage 1 William Crawford Puckett b: 1799 Married: 12 MAR 1825
1 James Marion Puckett b: 1826 Marriage 1 Elizabeth Fox 2 Sarah Ann Puckett b: 1828 Marriage 1 Samuel David Vandall 3 Amelia Puckett b: 1836 Marriage 1 Samuel Fox 4 Amanda Puckett b: 30 MAR 1838 Marriage 1 Samuel Goddard 5 Martha Puckett b: 1847
Name: Sherrod Ennis Birth: 1810 Death: 4 FEB 1882 in Fayette Co., West Virginia
Marriage 1 Easter Crookshanks b: 1810 d:
Children 1 Marshall Ennis b: 10 JUL 1834 in Virginia Marriage 1 Eliza Marshall Marriage 2 Maria Witherspoon Marriage 3 Margaret Ann Smith note Fayette Co., WV Marriage Records
13 Dec 1903:
Marshall Ennis, Widowed, age 69, Son of Sharod & Easter,born Greenbrier Co., Virginia, living in Fayette Co., to Margaret Norcross, age 44, widowed, Daughter of Thomas & Hulda, born Fayette Co., Living in Fayette Co., (The 1910 census says this is Marshall's 3rd marriage and Margaret's 2nd)
2 James William Ennis b: 15 APR 1837 in Greenbrier Co., Virginia (now West Virginia) Death: 5 DEC 1923 in Fayette Co., West Virginia Marriage 1 Huldah Jane Kincaid
3 Frances "Fannie" Ennis b: 1838 in Fayette Co., Virginia (now West Virginia) Marriage 1 William A. "Willie" Fleshman
4 Sherrod Ennis b: 17 FEB 1842 in Fayette Co., Virginia (now West Virginia) d: NOV 1931 in Fayette Co., West Virginia Marriage 1 Elizabeth Dupree Martin
5 Catherine Ennis b: 1844 in Greenbrier Co., Virginia (now West Virginia) d: married unknown had 2 children with last name Ennis may be illegimate Marriage 2 Matthew Tincher 6 children
6 Delithia Ennis b: 10 MAR 1848 in Fayette Co., Virginia (now West Virginia) d: Marriage 1 John Alexander Martin 1 child
7 Margaret Ennis b: 1850 in Fayette Co., Virginia (now West Virginia) d: before 1900 Marriage 1 Unknown probably illegimate Child Wallace Garfield Ennis b: 8 FEB 1880 in Fayette Co., West Virginia Marriage 2 Thomas "Tom" Smith b: 1834 Married: 19 FEB 1895 in Fayette Co., West Virginia Child Oston McKinley Smith b: 5 AUG 1895 in Fayette Co., West Virginia
8 Archibald Ennis b: 1852 in Greenbrier Co., Virginia (now West Virginia) d: Marriage 1 Mary Ellen Adkins 8 children
may be missing son of William D. Ennis
George Ennis Birth 1790 • Catlett, Fauquier, Virginia Death MAR 1850 • Stafford, Stafford, Virginia
spouse Catherine "Caty" Hartman Birth 1798 • Hardy, Bedford, Virginia Death AUG 1860 • Shenandoah, Virginia parents Henry Hartman 1754–1823 Mary Maria Miller 1750–1840 Spouse 2 Elijah Stover 1795–1850 Children Ufn Stover 1820– Ufn Stover 1823– Nimrod Stover 1825–1902 Hester Ann Stover 1827–1915
Spouse George Ennis 1790–1850 children Louisa Ennis 1830–1880 George William Ennis 1835–1879 Thomas Edward Ennis 1836–1929***** Charles Henry Ennis 1842–1864 Amanda "Mandy" Ennis 1846–1906 Elizabeth Ennis 1849–1902
Thomas Edward Ennis***** Birth 24 FEB 1836 • Stafford, Stafford, Virginia Death 05 NOV 1929 • Baltimore, Maryland
Thomas Edward Ennis Birth 24 FEB 1836 • Stafford, Stafford, Virginia, USA Death 05 NOV 1929 • Baltimore, Maryland age 93 died in District Alms House
spouse Lucy E Randall Birth 1838 • Stafford, Virginia Death 02 JAN 1884 • Fauquier, Virginia daughter of Abraham Randall 1814–1875 Jane Patton 1822–1880
Spouse Thomas Edward Ennis 1836–1929
Children George Ennis Birth 27 JUL 1856 • Stafford, Virginia Death 29 JAN 1935 • Prince William, Virginia married 1 Bernice Lee Brent 1896–1937 ch 6 married 2 Roxy Ann Randall 1861–1913 ch 5
Noah Alexander Ennis Birth 31 MAR 1863 • Fauquier, Virginia Death 23 MAY 1934 • Howard, Maryland married Mahaley Riley 1863–1934
Rosa Ann Ennis Birth AUG 1866 • Stafford , Virginia Death 1905 married James W Riley 1864–1910 5 ch
Luther M Ennis Birth 01 MAY 1869 • Stafford, Virginia, USA Death BEF. 1880 no info on a spouse
Cornelius Phillip Ennis 1870–1951 Birth 15 JUN 1870 • Stafford, Virginia Death 07 SEP 1951 • Nokesville, Prince William, Virginia spouse Mary Elizabeth "Lizzie" Keys 1875–1952 9 ch
Mary Ellen Ennis Birth 15 APR 1871 • Fauquier, Virginia, USA Death 28 JUL 1958 • Manassas, Prince William, Va spouse Edgar Snowden Wheaton 1868–1952 7 ch
Louisa Ennis Birth 02 APR 1877 • Fauquier, Virginia Death 20 NOV 1881 • Fauquier, Virginia age 4
Nelson Lukie Ennis Birth 29 MAR 1880 • Fauquier, Virginia Death 5 SEP 1927 • Prince William, Virginia spouse Mollie E Rennar 1879–unknown 8 ch
Noah Alexander Ennis Birth 31 MAR 1863 • Fauquier, Virginia Death 23 MAY 1934 • Howard, Maryland
Spouse Mahaley Riley1863–1934
Children Samuel Thadeus Ennis 1881–1937 Nathan Edward Ennis 1884–1949 Minnie Ollie Ennis 1887–1921 Isaac Henderson Ennis 1890–1972 Laura Rebecca Ennis 1893–1934 Nettie Anna Ennis 1898–1960 Shirley Davis Ennis 1905–1950 Mahaley Riley 1863–1934
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