William Richardson

Male 1763 - 1805  (42 years)


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  • Name William Richardson 
    Born 1763 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1805 
    Notes 
    • 1786, Feb 14 -- Land Grant #235, Moore County, NC
      William Hardin received 200 acres located south of Deep River on both sides of Buffalo Creek adjoining McNeill and England. William Richardson and Drury Richardson were chain carriers.

      1787, Jan 13 -- Land Grant #196, Moore County, NC
      Kenneth McKenzie received 100 acres located on Buffalo Creek adjoining Joseph Duckworth and Drury Richardson. William Richardson and Robert Richardson were chain carriers.

      1787, Nov 25 -- 1784-1797 Land Entries, Moore County, NC
      #120 William Richardson entered 100 acres on Holly Branch of Buffalow Creek.

      1788, Feb 14 -- Land Grant #285, Moore County, NC
      William Richardson received 100 acres located on Holly Branch of Buffalo Creek. Robert Richardson and Drury Richardson were chain carriers.

      1788, Feb 15 -- Land Grant #246, Moore County, NC
      Drury Richardson received 50 acres located southwest of Bear Creek below the Waggon Ford adjoining Nall. William Richardson and Robert Richardson were chain carriers.

      1788, Aug 19 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 203
      Ordered that a road be laid from near Saml. Person's to the courthouse in Carthage and the following hands to work: William Davis, Benj. Shields, Jas. Collins, Lenear Brewer, John Hargrove, James Brady, Henry Person, Saml. Person, John Blanchett, Joseph McGee, Joseph Duckworth, William Harden, Benj. Cooper, William Handcock, Saml. Dun, Joseph Dun, Jesse Muse, Saml. Perry, Peter Graves, Drury Richardson and William Richardson.

      1788, Nov 21 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 214
      Ordered that Joseph McGee be appointed overseer of the road from John McDaniel's old place to Bear Creek and have the following hands to work: Joseph McGee, Levi Atkins, Francis Myrick, Wm. Richardson, Leaven Ainsworth, Wm. Harden Sr., Benj. Cooper, Peter Graves, Saml. Perry, Joseph McGee, Zachy. Smith, Stephen Richardson, Wm. McDaniel and John McDaniel's boys.

      1789, Jan 27 -- Land Grant #345, Moore County, NC
      Kenneth McKenzie received 50 acres located on Gum Branch of Buffalo Creek adjoining his own line. William Richardson and Robert Richardson were chain carriers.

      1789, Oct 13 -- Land Grant #321, Moore County, NC
      William Richardson received 50 acres located on Kings Street adjoining his own line. Robt. Richardson and Drury Richardson were chain carriers.

      1789, Oct 13 -- Land Grant #329, Moore County, NC
      Drury Richardson received 50 acres located west of Buffalo Creek adjoining William Richardson. Robt. Richardson and William Richardson were chain carriers.

      1790 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 152
      William Richeson
      (16+) 1M
      (0-16) 2M
      1F

      1791, Feb 21 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 299
      Ordered that a road be laid out from the Widow Muses to the nearest course near Joseph Duckworths and son to the Island Ford and from thence to Chatham County line leading on a direct course towards Conner settlement and the following work on the road: Joseph Duckworth, Joseph McGee Senr., Joseph McGee Junr., Drury Richerson, Wm. Harden, John Blanchet, James Brady, Benj. Elkins, Saml. Perry, Wm. Cook, Near Brewer, Saml. Person, Benj. Cooper, Wm. Richerson, Wm. Teague, Robert Davis, Benj. Shields and John Goldston. [Editor's Note: this entire entry was stuck through in the original records]

      1791, Oct 7 -- Land Grant #384, Moore County, NC
      Drury Richardson received 50 acres located on Buffalo Creek adjoining Zachariah Smith. Cayal Johnson and William Richardson were chain carriers.

      1792, Feb 23 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 343
      Ordered that William Richardson be appointed overseer of the road in place of Stephen Richardson.

      1792, Nov 21 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 374
      Deed from Joseph Chason to William Richardson was proven by John Ritter

      1793, Jan 10 -- 1784-1797 Land Entries, Moore County, NC
      #563 William Richardson entered [blank] acres on Morter Glade and Buffalo Creek adjoining Joseph Chason.

      1793, Feb 7 -- 1784-1797 Land Entries, Moore County, NC
      #579 William Richardson entered 50 acres north of Buffalo Creek adjoining Zachariah Smith or the line where he formerly lived

      1793, Jul 15 -- Land Grant #1088, Moore County, NC
      John Ritter received 100 acres located on Morter Glade adjoining Hinson and Mathews. William Richardson and Jesse Ritter were chain carriers.

      1794, Mar 29 -- Land Grant #1602, Moore County, NC
      Joseph McGee [assignee of William Richardson] received 50 acres located north of Buffalo Creek adjoining Zachariah Smith where he formerly lived and his own line. Zachariah Smith and John Ritter were chain carriers.

      1795, Aug 17 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 526
      Deed from Joseph Geson to Zachary Smith proven by Willm. Richardson

      1797 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Wm. Richardson listed 1 poll and 325 acres on supernumerary taxes collected by Sheriff Malcom McNeill

      1797, May 27 -- Land Grant #1292, Moore County, NC
      William Richardson received 50 acres located on Kings Street adjoining his own line and Joseph Geason/Chason. Drury Richardson and John Ritter were chain carriers.

      1797, Nov 13 -- Land Grant #993, Moore County, NC
      Zachariah Smith received 50 acres located north of Buffalo Creek adjoining his own line. Joseph McGee and William Richardson were chain carriers.

      1797, Dec 19 -- Land Grant #1245, Moore County, NC
      Joseph McGee received 100 acres located west of Buffalo Creek and both sides of the Waggon Road adjoining Zachariah Smith, Drury Richardson, Isaac Hill, Thomas and his own line. Zachariah Smith and William Richardson were chain carriers.

      1797, Dec 19 -- Land Grant #1244, Moore County, NC
      Joseph McGee received 100 acres located east of Buffalo Creek and both sides of the Waggon Road adjoining Myre, Stephen Richardson, Hinson and Matthews, Drury Richardson, Isaac Hill, Zachariah Smith, his own line, William Richardson and Niel McLeod. John Ritter and William Richardson were chain carriers.

      1798, Oct 8 -- Land Grant #1444, Moore County, NC
      William Richardson received 75 acres located on Kings Street south of Buffalo Creek adjoining Joseph McGee, his own line and Joseph Geason. Drury Richardson and John Ritter were chain carriers.

      1800 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 42
      William Richardson
      (26-45) 1M 1F
      (10-16) 2M
      (0-10) 2M 2F

      1803, Aug 7 -- Land Grant #0110, Moore County, NC
      William Richardson received 50 acres located on Morter Glade adjoining Zachary Smith. Edward Richardson and Zachariah Smith were chain carriers. [Editor's Note: Never granted]

      1805, Aug -- Will Book A Page 259, Moore County, NC
      Will of William Richardson, Dec'd. Heirs: wife Margaret, sons John, Drury, William, Enoch and Noah. Proven Aug 1805 by Joseph McGee and B. Boroughs.
    Person ID I04503  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2020 

    DNA Tests  5 DNA tests are associated with William Richardson 

    Father Drury Richardson,   b. c1740,   d. Between Apr and May 1811 
    Mother Sally 
    Histories At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Family ID F1381  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Blake,   b. 1766,   d. 12 Sep 1841  (Age 75 years) 
    Children 
     1. John Richardson,   b. c1784
     2. Drury Richardson,   b. 1780-1790
     3. William Richardson,   b. 1784-1790
     4. Enoch Richardson,   b. 1796
    +5. Rev. Noah Richardson,   b. 30 Jun 1804,   d. 9 May 1867  (Age 62 years)
    Histories At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Last Modified 9 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F9132  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1811 Will Book A Page 271, Moore County, NC - Will of Drury Richardson
    1811 Will Book A Page 271, Moore County, NC - Will of Drury Richardson
    1805 Will Book A Page 259, Moore County, NC - Will of William Richardson
    1805 Will Book A Page 259, Moore County, NC - Will of William Richardson
    1788 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #246 - Drury Richardson
    1788 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #246 - Drury Richardson
    1789 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #329 - Drury Richardson
    1789 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #329 - Drury Richardson
    1791 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #384 - Drury Richardson
    1791 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #384 - Drury Richardson

    Histories
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    DNA Results and Analysis for Moore County families including Allen, Barrett, Bean, Brewer, Britt, Brown, Burns, Caddell, Cagle, Carpenter, Caviness, Chriscoe, Cockman, Cole, Comer, Davis, Deaton, Dunn, Furr, Garner, Hancock, Hardin, Hare, Horner, Hunsucker, Hussey, Jackson, Kennedy, Key, Kidd, Lawrence, Maness, McIntosh, McNeill, Melton, Monroe, Moore, Morgan, Muse, Nall, Phillips, Richardson, Riddle, Ritter, Sanders, Seawell, Sheffield, Smith, Stewart, Stutts, Sullivan, Wallace, Welch, Williams, Williamson and Wright