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Husband: John Peters
Born: 1760/1770
Married: before 1791 in VA
Died: 1845/1846 in Scott Co, VA
Father:
Mother:
Spouses:
Wife: Catherine
Born: 1784/1785 in PA
Died: 20 JUL 1855 in Scott Co, VA
Father:
Mother:
Spouses:
Children
01 (F): Elizabeth Peters
Born: 1790/1791 in Washington Co, VA (now Scott Co, VA)
Died: after 1860 in Claiborne Co, TN
Spouses: Levi Carmack
02 (F): Mary Peters
Born: 1795/1796 in Washington Co, VA (now Scott Co, VA)
Died: after 1850 in Breathitt Co, KY
Spouses: Michael Gabbard
03 (F): Susannah Peters
Born: 1798/1799 in Washington Co, VA (now Scott Co, VA)
Died: 23 NOV 1888 in Owen Co, IN
Spouses: Jesse Hensley
04 (F): Anna Peters
Born: 1799/1800 in Washington Co, VA (now Scott Co, VA)
Died: 25 JUL 1855 in Scott Co, VA
Spouses: Ichabod C Hensley; James Hensley
05 (F): Sarah Peters
Born: 1801/1802 in Washington Co, VA (now Scott Co, VA)
Died: after 1850 in Clay Co, KY
Spouses: Mathias Gabbard
06 (F): Rebecca Peters
Born: 1804/1805 in Washington Co, VA (now Scott Co, VA)
Died: after 1850 in Clay Co, KY
Spouses: Samuel Burgess
07 (F): Catherine Peters
Born: 1800/1810 in Washington Co, VA (now Scott Co, VA)
Died: after 1855
Spouses: George Ryan
08 (F): Melvina Peters
Born: 1807/1808 in Washington Co, VA (now Scott Co, VA)
Died: after 1850 in Clay Co, KY
Spouses: William Milton
09 (F): Eleanor Peters
Born: 1810/1811 in Washington Co, VA (now Scott Co, VA)
Died: after 1880 in Scott Co, VA
Spouses: James Hensley
10 (M): John Peters
Born: 18 MAR 1814 in Washington Co, VA (now Scott Co, VA)
Died: 05 OCT 1882 in Owsley Co, KY
Spouses: Margaret Bowman
11 (M): Jesse Peters
Born: 1817/1818 in Scott Co, VA
Died: after 1850 in Scott Co, VA
Spouses: Rinda
12 (M): Jacob Peters
Born: in Washington Co, VA (now Scott Co, VA)
Died: before 1854
Spouses: >>>
Additional Information

John Peters:

Notes:

!NOTES:Thanks to Cindy Grote for pointing out the Chancery case naming the heirs of John Peters;


!CENSUS;1810;


!CENSUS:1820 Scott Co., VA John Peters Sr age 45+ (bef 1775) "210001-20201";


!CENSUS:1830 Scott Co., VA p. 23
John Peters age 50-59 (1770/80)
00110001-0100001;


!NAMED:Scott Co., VA Chancery Cause 1859-004 John Peters Deceased
There is no date on this document. However, the record shows it was submitted in July 1854 and continued through May 1859.
James Hensley and wife vs Michael Gabbard and wife, etc.
John Peters, deceased, left land ... eventually divided into 12 lots.
Heirs
Widow Catherine
James Hensley (received Lot # 11)* and wife Ellen (received Lot # 2)
Elizabeth wife of Levi Carmack
Polly wife of Michael Gabbard (received Lot # 1)
Susannah wife of Jesse Hensley (received Lot # 6)
Ann Peters (received Lot # 1)
Rebecca Burgess wife of Samuel Burgess (received Lot # 9)
Sally wife of Mathias Gabbard (received Lot # 10)
Viney wife of William Melton (also Milton) (received Lot # 12)
Catherine, widow of George Ryan (received Lot # 7)
Jesse Peters (received Lot # 3)
Jacob Peters since deceased leaving heirs Alfred & Matilda his children. (received Lot # 8)
- A later document adds the name John Peters as an heir and states he was omitted by mistake. (received Lot # 5)
* James Hensley received a share in his own right because the Carmack’s had sold him their share prior to this case.;


!NAMED:Scott Co., VA Chancery Cause 1859-017 John Peters Deceased
Ann Peters vs Catherine Peter et al, July 1854 (continued through Oct 1859)
Relating to funeral expenses, her care of John Peters, her father, in his final years, etc. Mentions land, different from that in the prior case.
Heirs of John Peters, deceased, named:
Ann Peters
Elizabeth wife of Levi Carmack
Eleander wife of James Hensley
Jesse Peters
Sarah wife of Tice Gabbard
Polly wife of Michael Gabbard
Susan wife of Jesse Hensley
Rebecca wife of Samuel Burgess
Vina wife of William Milton
Catharine Ryan
John Peters
Heirs at law of Jacob Peters decd: Alfred Peters & Matilda Peters.
Widow Catharine.
All of the defendants, except Jesse Peters, James Hensley & wife, and Catherine Peters, are non residents of the state.
- Document dated 29 Sep 1855 shows that Ann Peters was by then deceased. Joel Benham was her administrator.
- Tax Receipts show that John Peters Sr was alive through 1845, but dead by 1846;

Catherine:

Notes:

!CENSUS:1820 Scott Co., VA w/John Peters Sr age 45+ (bef 1775);



!CENSUS:1850 Scott Co., VA Western District # 384/384
Ann Peters 50 $- VA
Catharine 65 PA
Mary A. 17 VA
John 4
Gabriel Fry 40 Farmer NC;


!NAMED:Scott Co., VA Chancery Cause 1859-004 John Peters Deceased
There is no date on this document. However, the record shows it was submitted in July 1854 and continued through May 1859.
James Hensley and wife vs Michael Gabbard and wife, etc.
John Peters, deceased, left land ... eventually divided into 12 lots.
Heirs
Widow Catherine
James Hensley (received Lot # 11)* and wife Ellen (received Lot # 2)
Elizabeth wife of Levi Carmack
Polly wife of Michael Gabbard (received Lot # 1)
Susannah wife of Jesse Hensley (received Lot # 6)
Ann Peters (received Lot # 1)
Rebecca Burgess wife of Samuel Burgess (received Lot # 9)
Sally wife of Mathias Gabbard (received Lot # 10)
Viney wife of William Melton (also Milton) (received Lot # 12)
Catherine, widow of George Ryan (received Lot # 7)
Jesse Peters (received Lot # 3)
Jacob Peters since deceased leaving heirs Alfred & Matilda his children. (received Lot # 8)
- A later document adds the name John Peters as an heir and states he was omitted by mistake. (received Lot # 5)
* James Hensley received a share in his own right because the Carmack’s had sold him their share prior to this case.;


!NAMED:Scott Co., VA Chancery Cause 1859-017 John Peters Deceased
Ann Peters vs Catherine Peter et al, July 1854 (continued through Oct 1859)
Relating to funeral expenses, her care of John Peters, her father, in his final years, etc. Mentions land, different from that in the prior case.
Heirs of John Peters, deceased, named:
Ann Peters
Elizabeth wife of Levi Carmack
Eleander wife of James Hensley
Jesse Peters
Sarah wife of Tice Gabbard
Polly wife of Michael Gabbard
Susan wife of Jesse Hensley
Rebecca wife of Samuel Burgess
Vina wife of William Milton
Catharine Ryan
John Peters
Heirs at law of Jacob Peters decd: Alfred Peters & Matilda Peters.
Widow Catharine.
All of the defendants, except Jesse Peters, James Hensley & wife, and Catherine Peters, are non residents of the state.
- Document dated 29 Sep 1855 shows that Ann Peters was by then deceased. Joel Benham was her administrator.
- Tax Receipts show that John Peters Sr was alive through 1845, but dead by 1846;

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