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Husband: John Hensley
Born: about 1733 in Spotsylvania Co, VA
Married: before 1775 in Pittsylvania Co, VA
Died: 1792 in Pittsylvania Co, VA
Father: Benjamin Hensley
Mother: Elizabeth Hickman
Spouses: ?
Wife: Milly
Born:
Died: after 1779 in Pittsylvania Co, VA
Father:
Mother:
Spouses:
Children
01 (M): Taliaferro Hensley
Born: 1770/1775
Died: after 1830 in Ashe Co, NC
Spouses: Diadamy Gorman
02 (M): Solomon Hensley
Born: 1778/1779 in VA
Died: 24 APR 1859 in Wayne Co, VA (WV)
Spouses: Eva Hickerson; Elizabeth
03 (F): Lucy Hensley
Born:
Died: after 1794 in Pittsylvania Co, VA
Spouses: David Nowlin
04 (M): John E C Hensley
Born: 19 APR 1794 in Pittsylvania Co, VA
Died: 18 APR 1865 in Bath Co, KY
Spouses: Lydia McCullah
Additional Information

John Hensley:

Notes:

!REFERENCE:See my web page for this family:
http://www.martygrant.com/genealogy/hensley/hensley-john-pittsylvania-va.html


!NOTES:John Hensley Sr associated with Bedford and Pittsylvania Co., VA, and with Timothy Dalton in Bedford (same as Benjamin 1732).

There is a John Jr of age with John Sr in the 1770's in Pittsylvania.

By 1782 only one John in Pittsylvania, but another one in Henry (now Patrick), formed from Pittsylvania. Which one is Sr, and which is Jr?;


!TAXLIST:1752 Lunenburg Co., VA
John Phelps List
Jno Hensley 1 tithe
Wm Hensley 1 tithe
Benjn Hensley 1 tithe
David Dalton, Jas Hensly 3 tithes
Timy. Dalton 1 tithe
* These names above all listed together in this order. James Hensley is in same household with David Dalton.


!TAXLIST:1767 Pittsylvania Co., VA
John Dixon's List
John Hensley 1 tithe, no slaves no land
Hugh Innes' List
John Hensley 1 tithe, no slaves no land;


!DEED:25 Nov 1778 Pittsylvania Co., VA Deed Book 5, pp 77-80
John Hencely/Henslee/Hensley (all three spellings used within deed!), to Taliaferio Hensley, for L30, 50 acres on both sides of Potts Creek. No witnesses.;


!TAXLIST:1782 Pittsylvania Co., VA
John Hensley 1 white male over 21, 0 slaves, 1 horse, 2 cattle
Published tax list for 1782 (what is source for this?)
John Hensley 1 white soul, 0 blacks
Benjamin Hensley 6 white souls, 0 blacks;


!TAXLIST:1783 Pittsylvania Co., VA
p. 1 John Hensley 0 white males over 21, 0 slaves, 1 horse, 2 cattle
p. 1 Benjamin Hensley 1 white male over 21, 0 slaves, 2 horses, 1 cattle;


!TAXLIST:1784 Pittsylvania Co., VA
p. 10 John Henslee 0 white males over 21, 0 slaves, 1 horse, 2 cattle;


!TAXLIST:1785 x
x Not listed in Pittsylvania Co., VA
* Note that he is listed on the published "1790 census" recreation which uses a 1785 tax list as basis. However, that tax list does not seem to be the same one available on microfilm. On the published one he is a few listings from Ben Hensley. He has 1 "white soul" and 2 "other buildings" so perhaps from a land tax list?;


!TAXLIST:1786 Pittsylvania Co., VA Pesonal Property Tax list
No districts
p. 19 John Hensley 0 white males 21+, 0 slaves, 1 horse, 2 cattle;


!TAXLIST:1787 Pittsylvania Co., VA Pesonal Property Tax list
Griffith Dickerson's District
Apr 27 John Hensley, no taxable white males over 21 (meaning he was exempt), 1 horse
May 15 Benjamin Hensley, (White males over 21= Benjamin Hensley), 1 horse;


!TAXLIST:1788 Pittsylvania Co., VA Pesonal Property Tax list
D. Hunt's District
Apr 5 John Hensley, excempt of levy, 0 white males 16+, 1 horse;


!TAXLIST:1789 Pittsylvania Co., VA Pesonal Property Tax list
D. Hunt's District
Apr 20 John Hensley, excempt, 0 white males 16+, 1 horse;


!CENSUS:1790 x
* Lost for Virginia;


!TAXLIST:1790 Pittsylvania Co., VA Pesonal Property Tax list
D. Hunt's District
Apr 14 John Hensley, 1 white male 16+, 2 horses;


!TAXLIST:1791 x
x Not listed in Pittsylvania Co., VA;


!TAXLIST:1792 Pittsylvania Co., VA Pesonal Property Tax list
D. Hunt's District
May 22 John Hensley, no whites,blacks, or horses;

Milly:

Notes:

!NAMED-DEATH RECORD:24 Apr 1859 Wayne Co., VA (WV).
Solomon Hensley s/o John & Milly of Pittsylvania
(Shared by Marsha Moses, 3/25/2019);

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