BILLINGS Research Data - Davidson County, TN

BILLINGS Research Data
Davidson County, Tennessee
Along With Some Surrounding Counites

Michael L. Hebert


Below is a listing of BILLINGS information that I've collected from a number of sources for Davidson County, Tennessee (see listing at bottom).  The information on this page is far from complete.  If you have any Davidson  County BILLINGS data to add to the list or corrections, feel free to contact me (please include your sources ... see Creating Worthwhile Genealogies: Evidence, Sources and Citation).

Date Event Description
29 Sep 1797 Bill
Sale
William BILLINGS of Davdison County sells to John WHITE a "negro fellow" by the name of George.  Testator: William BLACK.  Recorded 7 Feb 1799.  Will Book 2, Page 142.   [source: Davidson County Wills & Inventories Volume One]
21 Dec 1797 Bill
Sale
William BILLINGS sells to William DIVER a "negro boy" by the name of Sebebin.  Testator: Richard BROWN.  Recorded 25 Jan 1798.  Will Book 2, Page 94.  [reference also found in Court Minutes Book C, Page 423]   [source: Davidson County Wills & Inventories Volume One]
ca Oct 1798 Inv.
Sale
William BILLIONS among those listed in inventory of sale of estate of Joel PARRISH.  Document is undated.  Recorded Oct Term 1798.  Will Book 2, Page 137.   [source: Davidson County Wills & Inventories Volume One]
Jan 1799 Bill
Sale
William BILLINS serves on several juries.  Court Minutes Book C, Pages 480.   [source: Davidson County Wills & Inventories Volume One]
2 Dec 1800 Bill
Sale
William GERMAIN sells to Daniel WILLIAMS a "negro boy" by the name of Matt.  Testators: John JOHNSTON, William BILLINGS.  Recorded 2 Mar 1801.  Will Book 2, Page 201.   [source: Davidson County Wills & Inventories Volume One]
14 Sep 1801 Bill
Sale
William BILLINGS sells to James DONLEY a "negro wench" by the name of Sarah and her child Lucy.  Testators: Robert THOMPSON and Thomas SPEAKES.  Recorded 22 Feb 1802.  Will Book 2, Page 227.   [source: Davidson County Wills & Inventories Volume One]
28 Oct 1801 Mar. Harding BILLENS to Caty HARGROVE(S).  Date is lic. issue date.  Bondsman: John BIGGARSTAFF.  Harding signs with his mark (X).  Marriage Book 1, Page 40.   [sources: Marriages of Davidson County, Tennessee; scan image of license]
12 Jul 1802 Court Arden(?) BILLINGS gives bond for maintenance of child he is alleged to have fathered by Nancy KENNEDY.  Court Minutes Book C, Page 480.  [source: Tennessee Tidbits]
ca Jan 1803 Inv.
Sale
William BILLINGS among those listed in inventory of sale of estate of James KENNEDY.  Document is undated.  Recorded Jan Term 1803.  Will Book 2, Page 287.   [source: Davidson County Wills & Inventories Volume One]
ca Sep 1803 Inv.
Sale
William BILLINGS, James HARTGRAVES among those listed in inventory of sale of estate of John GREER.  Francis HARTGRAVES, administrator.  Document is undated.  Recorded 21 Sep 1803.  Will Book 2, Page 317.   [source: Davidson County Wills & Inventories Volume One]
2 Feb 1804 Mar. John BILLINS to Rebecca BARNS.  [mar. in Sumner County, Tenn.]  Date may be lic. issue date.  Bondsman: Michael ROBERTSON.   [sources: 35000 Tennessee Marriage Records and Bonds 1783-1870]
ca Mar 1804 Inv.
Sale
William BILLING among those listed in inventory of sale of estate of Jacob CASSELLMAN.  Document is undated.  Recorded 29 Mar 1804.  Will Book 2, Page 356.   [source: Davidson County Wills & Inventories Volume One]
28 Jun 1804 Mar. William BUMPASS to Betsy BILLINGS.  Date is lic. issue date.  Bondsman: Wm. BILLINGS.  Marriage Book 1, Page 81.   [sources: Marriages of Davidson County, Tennessee; scan image of license]
ca Apr 1805 Inv.
Sale
John BILLINGS, Nathaniel ARMSTRONG, Richard BROWN among those listed in inventory of sale of estate of Greenberry COX.  Document is undated.  Recorded Apr Term 1805.  Page 23.   [source: Davidson County Will & Inventories Volume One]
3 Jul 1805 Mar. Robert WILLIAMS to Polly BARNES.  [mar. in Sumner County, Tenn.]  Date may be lic. issue date.  Bondsman: John BILLINGS.   [sources: 35000 Tennessee Marriage Records and Bonds 1783-1870]
1805 Tax 1805 Davidson County, Tenn. Tax List
Ardent(?) BILLINGS
John BILLINGS
William BILLINGS
[source: Index to Early Tenn. Tax Lists]
1 Feb 1806 Court William BILLINGS named as defendant in "landed suit" with Daniel BROWN as plaintiff.  This is mentioned as part of a guardian report by "James MULHERRIN, guardian of Thomas BROWN, Rachael BROWN and Daniel BROWN....  Rachel BROWN received her share of the estate of Martin McMAHAN her husband ...".  Page 77.   [source: Davidson County Wills & Inventories Volume One]
3 Oct 1806 Mar. Elisha E. TURNER to Catey BILLINGS.  Date is lic. issue date.  Bondsman: John BILLINGS.  Marriage Book 1, Page 56.   [sources: Marriages of Davidson County, Tennessee; scan image of license]
17 Nov 1806 Inv.
Sale
William BILLINGS among those listed in inventory of sale of estate of Jesse MULLEN.  Recorded Apr Term 1807.  Page 158.   [source: Davidson County Wills & Inventories Volume One]
ca Jan 1807 Inv.
Sale
William BILLINGS among those listed in inventory of sale of estate of John McMANES.  Document is undated.  Recorded Jan Term 1807.  Page 143.   [source: Davidson County Wills & Inventories Volume One]
ca Jan 1807 Note Note on William BILLINGS listed in inventory of estate of Charles DICKINSON.  Document is undated.  Recorded Jan Term 1807.  Page 148.   [source: Davidson County Wills & Inventories Volume One]
7 Dec 1807 Birth Lydia BILLINGS, parents not given.  [note - 1850 census indicates Lydia was born in TN]   [source: William Thomas Welborn Family Bible]
23 Aug 1809 Sttlmt William BILLINGS among those listed in settlement of estate of Charles DICKINSON.  Recorded 17 Feb 1810.  Page 81.   [source: Davidson County Wills & Inventories Volume One]
ca Nov 1811 Note Note on (illegible) BILLIONS [sic] mentioned in report of Willis BARROW, guardian for Richard CROSS.  Recorded 28 Nov 1811.  Page 162.   [source: Davidson County Wills & Inventories Volume One]

 

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