Isaiah Straughan

Isaiah Straughan

Male 1768 - 1868  (100 years)

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  • Name Isaiah Straughan 
    Born 1768 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1868 
    Person ID I1042  avefamily
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2009 

    Father Richard Straughan, III,   b. ca 1732, Caroline Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1805, Chatham Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Mother Lucy Poe,   d. bef. 1793, Chatham Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F462  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Polly Unknown 
    Married UNKNOWN  Unknown Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Elisha H. Straughan,   b. 12 Jul 1809, Chatham Co. N.C. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1877, Chatham Co. N.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    Family ID F257  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • 22 February 1805

      Will Book A, page 188

      Will of Richard Straughan, SR. Deceased

      In the name of God, Amen. I, Richard Staughan, Sr., of the county of Chatham and state of North Carolina, bound of sound and perfect memory, blessed be God, do this 22nd day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and five, make and publish this my last will and testament in manner following. In the first place, I recommend my soul to God, and my body to the earth to be decently interred by my surviving friends as they shall see cause. In the next place, that all my just debts should be punctually paid should any remain unpaid at my decease. In the third place, it is my desire at my death, that my beloved wife Agatha Straughan shall have a feather bed and furniture, and shall possess half of what I own as her real property, to enjoy during her lifetime, and to will it to whom she shall see cause at her death. The other half I bequeath to my children, Stephen Straughan, Betsey Williams, Molly George*, Richard Straughan, Hosey Straughan, Isaiah Straughan, Lucy Neale, Fielding Straughan. And I hereby make and ordain my beloved wife Agatha Straughan, my Executrix, and my son Stephen Straughan, my Executor, or this my last will and testament. In witness whereof, I the said Richard Straughan, have to this my last will and testament, set my hand and seal the day and year above written.

      Test:

      Francis Farrell

      Stephen Neale

      Dicey Neale

      Richard (X) Straughan



      * Lucy Poe, daughter of Simon Poe, SR married Richard Straughn. Mary Straughn, daughter of Lucy Poe, married a Mr. George.