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[John Woodall.FTW] John (1)Woodall was born in about 1678 and died about 1750 in Goochland Co., Va. One unconfirmed bit of information is that he might have come to America in 1673. He may be listed as "Woodard" in passenger ship index and there are John Woodalls listed as having come in 1636 and 1699. There is also unconfirmed information that he may have come from Whitehall, Cambria, England. According to chart done by Ernest V. Woodall in 1977: John Woodall born in 1678 was granted 300 acres in Henrico Co., Va in 1723. In 1727 this land fell into Goochland Co. (as of 1719 he already owned land)

Goochland County VA.

Names in the will:

John Woodall (1) John Woodall (2) William Woodall, Sarah Priar/Prior, James Johnson,, (Isum) Johnson and Benjamin B. Hencocke.

In the name of God Amen I John Woodall of the County of Goochland, calling to mind that all Flesh must die & at present being much afflicted with Sickness tho of perfect sence & Memory doe make & ordain this my last Will & Testament that is today ( sic). Imprimis I give & bequeath my Soul into the hand of God that gave it & my Body to the Dust to be decently buried at the discretion of my Executors and for the Wordly body I am posesed with in this World I give & dispose of as Followeth. Imprimis, I give & bequeath unto John Woodall One Hundred & Fifty Acres of land Whereon he lives, to him my said son John of his Heirs forever.

Imprimis, I give & bequeath unto my Son Wm Woodall one hundred and fifty Acres of Land whereon he now lives bounded by a strate line devided between them to himself my Son William & his heirs forever.

I give and bequeath all my Estate unto my sons Jno Woodall & Wm Woodall, and my daughter Sarah Priar & appoint James Johnson, to devide it between them as Equal as he can without praising or Inventarin in three parts. I appt. my Sons John Woodall & Wm Woodall Executor to this my last Will & Testamt. in Testimony whereof I set to my hand and Seal this 9th Day of September. Annodomini, One Thousand Seven Hundred & Forty Seven.

Signed Sealed & delivered
John (his mark)Woodall (seal)

In presents of us.

James Johnson
Isum(sic) Johnson,
Benj. (his mark) B. Hencocke.

That this is a true copy of my Last Will, December the 15th 1750 I have lived to dispose of all my Estate my self.

John Woodall (seal)
James Johnson, Isum(sic) Johnson

At a Court held for Goochland County Mar. 19, 1750 James & Isum(sic)
Johnson Proved this Writing to be the Last Will & Testament of Jno
Woodall dec. which was thereupon admitted to Record.


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