William Martin

William Martin (abt. 1762 - abt. 1818)

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William Martin
Born about in Bedford, Virginiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died about in Bedford, Virginia, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 30 Sep 2019 | Created 17 Oct 2017
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Biography

William Martin was a US Southern Colonist.

William was born about 1762. He was the son of Robert Martin and Mary Thompson He was named as exor in his father Robert Martin Jr's will, but was not of age to assume that role when Robert Jr died in 1781. His mother Mary was executrix.

Robert Jr predeceased his father Robert Sr. Robert Jr's will is in Bedford Co VA and his father, Robert Sr's will is in Campbell Co VA after it was formed from Bedford.

He passed away by May 25 1818.
William Martin served during the American Revolution
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William's son Samuel proved William was a soldier in Rev War and filed a pension app which was approved but Samuel died before receiving.

DNA

In additional to Y DNA testing: Paternal relationship is confirmed by a triangulated group on Gedmatch consisting of Sherrie Mitchell, Gedmatch kit T963789, Gedmatch kit A491899, who share a 37.2 cM (largest segment) on chromosome 13 from 17956717 to 114121631. Sherrie and Gedmatch kit T963789 are 3C1R; Sherrie and Gedmatch kit A491899 are 3C1R; 4C1R AND 4C2R X2. Gedmatch kit T963789, and Gedmatch kit A491899 are 4C1R. The MRCA’s of Sherrie Mitchell, Gedmatch kit T963789, and Gedmatch kit A491899 are William Martin and Elizabeth Cannaday. Sherrie descends from their sons Thomas Martin and his brother Joseph Martin. Gedmatch kit T963789 descends from their son Joseph Martin. Gedmatch kit A491899 descends from their sons Thomas Martin, Samuel Martin, and William Martin.

In addition: Paternal relationship is confirmed by a triangulated group on Gedmatch consisting of Shirlie Anne (Musgrove) Mitchell, Gedmatch kit T963789, Gedmatch kit A491899, who share a 36.9 cM (largest segment) on chromosome 13 from 17956717 to 36787190. They also share a 22.1 cM (largest segment) on chromosome 7 from 45654758 to 77472916. Shirlie and Gedmatch kit T963789 are 3C; Shirlie and Gedmatch kit A491899 are 4C1R x 3. Gedmatch kit T963789, and Gedmatch kit A491899 are 4C1R. The MRCA’s of Shirlie Anne (Musgrove) Mitchell, Gedmatch kit T963789, and Gedmatch kit A491899 are William Martin and Elizabeth Cannaday. Shirlie descends from their son Joseph Martin. Gedmatch kit T963789 descends from their son Joseph Martin. Gedmatch kit A491899 descends from their sons Thomas Martin, Samuel Martin, and William Martin.

Sources

  • 1781/8/13, Robert Martin, land to wife Mary, youngest son Samuel,- son William, son James, dt. Mary Martin, dt Peggy. Wife and son William as executors will written 13 Aug 1780. Bedford Co VA, wb1, 391.
  • 1818/5/25, William Martin, inv & appsmt, appraisors John Headen, Lewis Wingfield, Wm Leftwich, Bedford Co VA, wb 5, 24.
  • 1818/11/23, WB 5, 63 Bedford Co VA allots land to William's heirs.
  • 1818/11/23, William Martin, allotment his children, Jobe, Samuel, William, Jonathan, Daniel, Mary, Thomas, wb 5, 63.
  • 1818, Nov ct, Report of division of William Martin dc’d land recorded Bedford Co VA OB 17, 538.
  • 1819/2/18, John Ayres comm to Joseph Martin, property of William Martin dc’d, 94 A on waters of Nichols’ Mill Creek, Martins line, Saunders line, Nichols line, as a result of decree pronounced Nov Ct 1818, transfer is from and signed by John Ayres, rec, 1819/7/20: Bedford Co VA db 15, 529.
  • 1819/8/7, William Martin, settle acct, 8 legatees, commissioners, John Ashwell, Jenkin Okley, John Headen, wb 5, 102.
  • 1819, Aug CT, William Martin, dc’d acct settlement recorded, Bedford Co VA OB 17, 654.
  • Gedmatch DNA statements


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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with William by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA. However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line. It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with William:

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