Crispin Shelton

Crispin Shelton

Male 1713 - 1794

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  • Name  Crispin Shelton 
    Born  1 Apr 1713  , Middlesex, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened  17 May 1713  , Middlesex, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  Jan 1794  , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I12513  All Family Connections
    Last Modified  2 Aug 2012 

    Father  Ralph Shelton, Sr.,   b. 1685,   d. 13 Mar 1734, , Middlesex, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Mary Crispin,   b. 1690,   d. 1771, , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1707  , Middlesex, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F7225  Group Sheet

    Family  Letitia Bauford,   b. 1713, , Middlesex, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1794, , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Shelton,   b. 4 Mar 1735, , Middlesex, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1794, , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Abraham Shelton,   b. 1737,   d. 1789, , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Gabriel Shelton,   b. 1739, , Middlesex, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 20 Jun 1803, , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Lewis Shelton,   b. 1741,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Spencer Shelton,   b. 1743,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Jane Shelton,   b. 1745,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Beverly Shelton,   b. 1746, , Amelia, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Susanna Shelton,   b. 1746,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Armistead Shelton,   b. 5 May 1753, , Amelia, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1844, , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Vincent Shelton,   b. 1751, , Amelia, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1802, , , VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Elizabeth Shelton,   b. 1753,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  14 Jul 2012 
    Family ID  F7228  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • He signed a will on 27 Oct 1787 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia. He died before 17 Feb 1794. His will was probated on 17 Feb 1794 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.
      ---Source: ABSTRACTS OF PITTYSLVANIA COUNTY, VIRGINIA WILLS, 1767-1820
      Compiled by Lela C. Adams, Bassett, VA, Page 524
      29 October 1787 Pr: 17 February 1794
      LWT CRISPIN SHELTON being low and weak of body but of sound mind.
      To my son ABRAHAM SHELTON negros: Primus, Page, Old Lucy, Tenor and Dicey
      and their increase.
      To my son GABRIEL SHELTON negros: Sam, Patrick, Old Phillis, and Young
      Phillis and their increase and one feather bed.
      To my son LEWIS SHELTON negros: Nern (?), Moses, Jane and Sarah and a bay
      horse Brandy and one feather bed.
      To my son BEVERLEY SHELTON negros: James, Cancer, Fanney, Bide, a bay colt, cow and stear, 4 head sheep, feather bed.
      To my son SPENCER SHELTON negros: Charles, Hampton, Young Pat and Young Lucy.
      To my son ARMISTEAD SHELTON negros: Squire, Lewis, Sally, Anne and a feather bed.
      To my son VINCENT SHELTON negros: Essex, West, Betty, Rhoda and Edey, my watch, sorrel mare, 2 cows and calves, 6 head sheep also my large book Beckat.
      To my grandson CRISPIN SHELTON son of ABRAHAM SHELTON, a negro named Davy.
      I lend to my daughter ELIZABETH HURT during her lifetime negros: Amey, Agge, Aasron and Isaac and a feather bed. At her decease the above to be equally divided amongst her children.
      To my daughter JANE TODD during her life negros: Joe, Randolph, Patt and Priscilla and a feather bed, to her children at her decease.
      To my daughter SUSANNA DICKERSON during her life negros: Will, Stephen, Rachel and Delpha, at her decease to her children.
      Should any of the above daughters or their husbands embezzle or waste or cause to suffer the negros, my executors are to take possession and hire them out and the funds kept for the children of the said daughters.
      To my daughter SUSANNA DICKERSON my large bay mare, cow and calf and 3 ewes.
      To my beloved wife LETTICE SHELTON, during her life or widowhood, 400 acres of land, the upper part of the tract I lie on to include the house and plantation where I now live.
      At her decease, the 400 acres, house and plantation to go to my son VINCENT SHELTON.
      Also to VINCENT SHELTON, all the residue of the tract whereon I now live, the lower part.
      Also to VINCENT, all my tract of land on both sides of Whitehorn Creek, also my late survey adjoining the tract on Whitehorn.
      Lend unto my wife LETTICE SHELTON these negros: Gloucester, Gruff and Sue, all the stock, furniture and plantation tools.
      At her decease, distribute amongst all my children as follows:
      To my son ABRAHAM SHELTON, the negro Gruff.
      To my son GABRIEL SHELTON, the mulatto Gloucester.
      To my son VINCENT SHELTON, the negro Sue.
      The remainder of my stock of horses, cattle, et al, to be equally divided among all of my children. My still and wagon to be sold to discharge my debts.
      I appoint my sons ABRAHAM, BEVERLEY AND VINCENT SHELTON as executors.
      CRISPIN SHELTON
      Wit: LEONARD SHELTON, EDMUND TAYLOR, DANIEL SHELTON, THOMAS TUNSTALL, JR. DAVID PANNILL, JOHN SHELTON, CRISPIN SHELTON, WILLIAM TODD, SPENCER SHELTON, ARMISTEAD SHELTON, GRIFFITH DICKERSON, security for BEVERLEY SHELTON and VINCENT SHELTON.

      source: ABSTRACTS OF PITTYSLVANIA COUNTY, VIRGINIA WILLS, 1767-1820
      Compiled by Lela C. Adams, Bassett, VA
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      «b»Parents:«/b»Ralph Shelton Mary Shelton«tab»«tab»
      «b»Birth Date:«/b»1 Apr 1713«tab»«tab»
      «b»Baptism Date:«/b»17 May 1713
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      CRISPIN Ancestor #: A102718 Service: VIRGINIA Rank(s): CIVIL SERVICE, PATRIOTIC SERVICE Birth: 4-1-1713 MIDDLESEX CO VIRGINIA Death: (ANTE) 2-17-1794 PITTSYLVANIA CO VIRGINIA Service Source: CLEMENT, HIST OF PITTSYLVANIA CO VA, PP 163, 164, 286, 287; WM & MARY QTRLY, "THE COUNTY COMMITTEES OF 1774-75 IN VA," VOL 5, P 247; ABERCROMBIE & SLATTEN, VA REV PUB CLAIMS, VOL 3, P 769; WHITE, MILITARY RECS OF PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY VA 1767-1783, P 5Service Description: 1) JUSTICE OF PEACE, SHERIFF; MEM OF COMM OF SAFETY, FURNISHED SUPPLIES; ADMINISTERED OATH OF ALLEGIANCE
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