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Husband: William Godsey
Born: 1757/08 in Buckingham Co, VA
Married: 14 JAN 1779 in Buckingham Co, VA
Died: 12 FEB 1831 in Sullivan Co, TN
Father: Thomas Godsey
Mother: Nancy
Spouses:
Wife: Agnes "Ankey" Hensley
Born: 1762/03 in VA
Died: 1840/1850 in Sullivan Co, TN
Father: Hensley
Mother: ?
Spouses:
Children
01 (M): William Godsey, Jr
Born: JAN 1780 in Buckingham Co, VA
Died:
Spouses:
02 (M): Burton Godsey
Born: 10 SEP 1782 in Buckingham Co, VA
Died: 24 SEP 1862 in Carroll Co, MO
Spouses: Patrice Winn
03 (F): Sarah Godsey
Born: about 1790 in Washington Co, VA
Died:
Spouses: Campbell
04 (M): Burley Godsey
Born: about 1791 in Washington Co, VA
Died: 13 AUG 1826 in Rhea Co, TN (now Meigs)
Spouses: Mary Poe
05 (M): Drury Lacy Godsey
Born: 06 FEB 1795 in Washington Co, VA
Died: 26 FEB 1873 in Mills Co, IA
Spouses: Sarah Cox
06 (M): Jeremiah Godsey
Born: about 1799 in Washington Co, VA
Died: after 1880 in Sullivan Co, TN
Spouses: Lucinda Ledford
07 (M): Henry Howard Godsey
Born: about 1800 in Washington Co, VA
Died: in Sullivan Co, TN
Spouses: Abigail
08 (M): Martin Godsey
Born: 1801 in Washington Co, VA
Died:
Spouses: Margaret Shoemaker
09 (M): Samuel Godsey
Born: about 1802 in Washington Co, VA
Died:
Spouses: Nancy Thomas
10 (F): Elizabeth Godsey
Born: about 1804 in Washington Co, VA
Died:
Spouses: James Ratliff
11 (F): Harriett Godsey
Born: about 1806 in Washington Co, VA
Died:
Spouses:
Additional Information

William Godsey:

Notes:

!REVOLUTION:Served;

!CENSUS:1790 Lost for Virginia and Tennessee;

!CENSUS:1800 Lost for Virginia and Tennessee;

!TAXLIST:1806 Washington Co, VA Personal Property Tax List -
William GODSEY, 1 tithe, 0 horses, 0 slaves;

!TAXLIST:1807 Washington Co, VA Personal Property Tax List -
William GODSEY, 1 tithe, 0 horses, 0 slaves;

!TAXLIST:1809 Washington Co, VA Personal Property Tax List -
William GODSEY, 1 tithe, 0 horses, 0 slaves;

!TAXLIST:1810 Washington Co, VA Personal Property Tax List -
William GODSEY, 1 tithe, 0 horses, 0 slaves;

!CENSUS:1810 Washington Co., VA pg 746 Wm Godsey age 45+ (bef 1765) "22011-11101-0-0";

!TAXLIST:1811 Washington Co, VA Personal Property Tax List -
William GODSEY, 1 tithe, 0 horses, 0 slaves;

!TAXLIST:1812 Washington Co, VA Personal Property Tax List -
William GODSEY, 1 tithe, 0 horses, 0 slaves;

!CENSUS:1820 * Not in Virginia, lost for East Tennessee;

!CENSUS:1830 Sullivan Co, TN pg 314 William GODSY age 70-79 (1750/1760);

Agnes "Ankey" Hensley:

Notes:

!NOTES:I am a FamilyFinder DNA match with Mary Jane Erwin and her brother Ernest. They are descendants of Agnes Hensley Godsey. We found no other common ancestors.
- We are 5th cousins, 3x removed if Agnes Hensley Godsey is a daughter of William Hensley (father of my Larkin), but her parentage isn't proven. However, it is obvious that Agnes and Larkin are closely related, eithier siblings or 1st cousins at least;

!CENSUS:1790 * Lost for Virginia and Tennessee;

!CENSUS:1800 * Lost for Virginia and Tennessee;

!CENSUS:1810 Washington Co., VA pg 746 w/Wm Godsey age 45+ (bef 1765);

!CENSUS:1820 * Not in Virginia, lost for East Tennessee;

!CENSUS:1830 Sullivan Co, TN pg 314 w/William GODSY age 60-69 (1760/1770);

!PENSION:23 Jan 1838 Revolutionary Pension Application of Ankey GODSEY, widow of William GODSEY, Ankey GODSEY, resident of Sullivan Co TN aged 75 years declares she is widow of Wm GODSEY wao was a private under Cpt. CAVILS (CABELL) of 6th VA Regt. Wm was at Battle of Guilford and the capture of CORNWALLIS and she was married to Wm 14 Jan 1779. That Wm GODSEY died 12 Feb 1831. Scott Co, VA, Nancy HENSLEY appeared before Zachariah HENSLEY a justice of the peace and said she heard her late husband Fielding HENSLEY decd speak of his service in the Revolution and of being at the taking of CORNWALLIS and thinks she heard him say that Wm GODSEY was also at the taking of CORNWALLIS but knows for sure that GODSEY was in Revolution. Nancy was raised in Buckingham Co VA from which county GODSEY went into service and that 10 or 15 years ago GODSEY called on her late husband to prove his services for a pension and that her husband did prove his services.Nancy signed with mark. 3 Mar 1838. Clay Co KY. Milly CORNETT, a resident of Clay Co KY swore that she saw sister, Anky HENSLY married to William GODSEY in Buckingham Co VA in 1779. Signed with mark. 11 Jan 1838..;

!CENSUS:1840 Sullivan Co TN * Ankey Godsey age 77 (c1762/63) w/Jacob MILLER;

!CENSUS:1850;

(01) William Godsey, Jr:

Notes:

!CENSUS:1790 * Lost for Virginia;

!CENSUS:1800 * Lost for Virginia;

!CENSUS:1810;

!CENSUS:1820;

!CENSUS:1830;

!CENSUS:1840;

!CENSUS:1850;

(11) Harriett Godsey:

Notes:

!CENSUS:1810;

!CENSUS:1820;

!CENSUS:1830;

!CENSUS:1840;

!CENSUS:1850;

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