Richard3 (Christopher2, Christopher1)
Estimating his birth:
The terms Richard Reynolds Jr and younger are to distinguish him from his Uncle Richard.
Richard Reynolds, (the Younger) On 10 May 1679 patented 566 acres in the Isle of Wight on the northwest side of the lower Bay Creek which included 241 aces, part of the 450 acres granted to Christopher Reynolds, 15 September 1636. Some of this land had been given by the immigrant Christopher to his son Christopher, who in turn bequeathed it to his son this Richard.
Richard Wright married 1685, Elizabeth Williams , daughter of George Williams. 4 Feb 1693/4 her sister Elizabeth (dtr and heir of George Williams) and Richard Hutchins, Elizabeth's husband confirmed land to Richard Reynolds Jr. Elizabeth's brother George Williams Jr. conveyed additional land to them 6 Apr 1700. The Isle of Wight County quit rent roll of 1704 , Richard Reynolds was charged with 746 acres and his wife Elizabeth with 100 acres.
Death Place: Newport, Giles, VA Death Date: 27 Jul 1711. Proved 26 May 1711.
He left a will 27 July 1711 giving his wife Elizabeth his plantation, leaving land for his three sons, and land to Richard Jackson on the Blackwater Swamp.
Children of Richard Reynolds and Elizabeth Williams:
This information appears incorrect or needs to be verified or confirmed.
Richard's Will, Isle of Wight Co, VA, Bk 2 p 494
Richard Reynolds appraisal recorded, taken by Giles Driver, Thomas Allen, John Wright, and John Parmento.
Isle of Wight Co, VA Deed Bk 8 p 242
* Isle of Wight Virgina Wills and Deeds Book 2, page 243,Title Marriages of Isle of Wight 1628-1800, by Chapman, Pub. 1933, Reprint Genub Co. 1976.
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