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John Tyus (1705 - 1763)

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John Tyus
Born in Surry, Surry, Colony of Virginiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Brother of [half], [half], [half], [half], [half] and
Husband of — married 1729 in Sussex, Sussex, Virginia,map
Descendants descendants
Died in Sussex, Sussex, Colony of Virginiamap
Profile last modified 9 Oct 2018 | Created 9 Feb 2014
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Biography

He was born in 1703 in Virginia and a son of John Tyus, Sr. and Mary Jordon. He passed away in 1763 and his burial is unknown, [1]

Sources

  1. Find A Grave Memorial Number: 98397886

Name

Name: John /Tyus/ --- Source: #S318 Page: Birth year: 1705; Birth city: Surry; Birth state: VA.

Birth

Birth:
Date: 1705
Place: Surry, Surry, Virginia, United States --- Source: #S318 Page: Birth year: 1705; Birth city: Surry; Birth state: VA.

Property Transactions

1736 --- John Tyus of Southwarke Parish to William Simmons of the same county....400 acres in Southwarke Parish - binging a patent granted Thomas Gibbons in 1683 and acknowledged on November 6, 1688 to Thomas Tyus. Ann Tyus, wife of John Tyus relinguished her Right of Dower.

Recorded: October 20, 1736 --- Signed: John Tyus and Ann Tyus.

DEED AND WILL BOOK: 8, PAGE:, 638 - SURRY COUNTY, VIRGINIA.

Godparent

1755 --- John Tyus a godparent to William Graves, son of Solom and Sarah Graves - Baptized: January 5, 1755. --- REGISTER OF ALBEMARLE PARISH, SURRY AND SUSSEX COUNTIES 1738-1778, transcribed by Gertrude Richards, 1958, page: 162.

1760 --- John Tyus and wife, Anne are godparents to Sally Green, daughter of William and Lucy - Baptized: October 26, 1760. --- REGISTER OF ALBEMARLE PARISH, SURRY AND SUSSEX COUNTIES 1738-1778, transcribed by Gertrude Richards, 1858, page: 162. (NOTE: Sally Green is John and Anne Tyus's granddaughter).

Death

Death: Age: 58
Date: 17 MAR 1763
Place: Sussex, Sussex, Virginia, United States --- Source: #S318 Page: Birth year: 1705; Birth City: Surry; Birth state: VA.

Will

1763 --- Will Abstract -- John Tyus -- February 16, 1763---March 17, 1763 --- Sons: Lewis Tyus, Thomas Tyus, Richard Tyus, Benjamin Tyrus and Absolum Tyus -- Daughters: Sary Floars, Lucy Green, Elizabeth Hunt and Ann Hill -- Grandsons: John Tyus, son of Thomas Tyus and John Hunt, son of Elizabeth Hunt -- Wife: Anges Tyus, my land for life including the other plantation that I lived on -- son Absolum Tyus the land I live on after my wife's death.

Executors: Wife and James Long

Witnesses: David Thweatt, Francis Drinkard, Elizabeth Tyus and James Jones

WILL BOOK: A, PAGE 269 - SUSSEX COUNTY COUNTY COURT, SUSSEX COUNTY, VIRGINIA

1763 --- James Jones, executor, of John Tyus, deceased, of Sussex County --- Dinwiddie County Clerk's Fee Book - 1763 ----- THE VIRGINIA GENEALOGIST VOL: 40 #2, editor by John Dorman, 1995, page: 108.

References

  • Source: S318 Author: Edmund West, comp. Title: Family Data Collection - Individual Records Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.; Repository: #R18
  • Repository: R18 Name: Ancestry.com Address: http://www.Ancestry.com E-Mail Address: Phone Number:

Acknowledgement

Tyus-12 was created by Kenneth Kent through the import of kenneth direct_2014-01-09.ged on Feb 5, 2014. This comment and citation can be deleted after the biography has been edited and primary sources are included.



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