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John Ogburn Sr. (abt. 1705 - abt. 1790)

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John Ogburn Sr. aka Ogbourne, Ogborne
Born about in Isle of Wight County, Virginiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married (to ) in Virginiamap
Husband of — married in Albemarle, Sussex County, Virginiamap
Descendants descendants
Died about in Albemarle, Sussex County, Virginiamap
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Categories: Virginia Slave Owners.



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Note: BAPTISM-ENDOWMENT-SEALING_PARENTS: Temple Ready;; Cleared through IGI Aug
1994;; recorded by Ronald Eugene Vincent, 16 Aug 1995.


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Robert Wynne of Prince George Co, sold land to John Ogburn, son of Nicholas, a prelude to the Wynn-Ogburn relationships in Georgia, a hundred years in the future.

John Ogburn, held the Office of Constable in Brunswick, a post of much responsibility and high respect in the early days.

Will of John Ogborne of Albemarle, and county of Sussex, Virginia In the name of God, Amen, I John Ogburn of the parish of Albemarle, and county of Sussex, being sick and weak, but of sound and disposing mind and memory do make and ordain this my last Will and Testament in manner and form following, Viz-Item, my will and desire is that my two Negro Women, Hannah and Moll-and their increase they bring Negroes, I lend to my daughter Sarah Vinson, wife of Aaron Vinson be equally divided amongst the children that may be now living of my said Daughter, Sarah Vinson.

Item I give the use of my two Negroes Mingo and Sam to my son Nicholas Ogburn during his natural life, and after the death of my said son Nicholas, I give the said Negroes, Mingo and Sam to my grandson, Charles Ogburn, son of ~my said son Nicholas Ogburn and Anne his wife.

Item I give the use of my Negro woman, Jinney to my granddaughter Sarah Pleasant during her natural life.

Item I give to my son Augustine Ogburn and to his Heirs all the residue of my estate be it of what kind or quality soever. I desire my Estate be not appraised and that my executor may not be ruled to give security for his executing of this my Will.

Lastly, I appoint by son Augustine Ogburn executor of this, my last Will and Testament hereby declaring all other wills heretofore by me made void.

In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this Twenty ninth day of September, One thousand, seven hundred and eighty nine.

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