Michael WOODS Jr.

HAIRSTON.org ID#2575, b. about 1708, d. about February 1777
Father*Michael WOODS1,2,3 b. a 1684, d. a 1762
Mother*Mary CAMPBELL1 b. 2 Jun 1690, d. 18 Dec 1742
Marriage*Michael WOODS Jr. married Ann LAMBERT.2 
Birth*Michael WOODS Jr. was born about 1708 in Ireland.2,4 
He was the son of Michael WOODS and Mary CAMPBELL.1,2,3 
Church RecordMichael WOODS Jr. On March 29, 1747 in Goochland County, signed a petition to call and invite Rev. Samuel Black to minister to the Ivy Creek Orthodox Reformed Presbyterian Church.
The list of signers also included Peter Hairston.
Rev. Samuel Black (c1700-1770) was from Ireland in 1735 and was a pastor in Donegal, Lancaster, PA. before coming to Virginia.1 
NOTE*Contributed to call and invite Rev. Samuel Black to minister to the Ivy Creek Orthodox Reformed Presbyterian Church.1 
Patent/Warrant* Obtained 300 acres in Albemarle County "on the branches of Ivy Creek." Patents No. 31, 1751-1756, p. 695.5 
Court Record*On 18 November 1763, Michael Woods and Samuel Woods, of Albemarle County, were awarded payment for being witnesses in the John Price vs John Allison court case in Augusta County. - Augusta County Court Order Book 8, page 380. Family Search Library Film #7893725, image 487.
Will*He left a will on 29 May 1776 in Botetourt, Virginia. He mentions his wife Anne, daughters Jane Buster, Susannah Cowan, Elizabeth Shepart, Magdalena Campbell, Martha Woods, Sarah Woods, and sons Samuel, William, David. - Botentourt Probate Book A, page 75-76. Family Search Library Film #7644336, image 46-47.2,6
Death*He died about February 1777 in Botetourt, Virginia.1,4 
Burial*He was buried in Saint Paul's Cemetery, Ivy, Albemarle, Virginia.7 
Probate*His estate was probated on 11 March 1777 in Botetourt, Virginia.


Ann LAMBERT b. a 1710, d. a 1772

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S146] Woods, Edgar. Albemarle County in Virginia: Giving Some Account of What It Was by Nature, of What It Was Made by Man, and of Some of the Men Who Made It. Charlottesville, Va.: Michie Co., printers, 1901. Print. https://hdl.handle.net/2027/hvd.32044019921394, Personal Collection - printed book.
  2. [S3048] Woods, Neander Montgomery; The Woods-McAfee Memorial, containing an account of John Woods and James McAfee of Ireland, and their descendants in America, Courier-Journal Job Printing Co., Louisville, KY - 1905 - https://hdl.handle.net/2027/loc.ark:/13960/t8rb7r654, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  3. [S3502] Hosier, Jr., Scott F., The Descendants of Michael Woods, Gent., of Mountain Plains, Albemarle, VA. 30 March 1992., Family Search Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  4. [S3210] Miller, W. Harris. History and Genealogies of the Families of Miller, Woods, Harris, Wallace, Maupin, Oldham, Kavanaugh, and Brown (illustrated): with interspersions of notes of the families of Dabney, Reid, Martin, Broaddus, Gentry, Jarman, Jameson, Ballard, Mullins, Michie, Moberley, Covington, Browning, Duncan, Yancey, and others. Richmond, Ky.: https://hdl.handle.net/2027/loc.ark:/13960/t1jh3mm0v, unknown repository.
  5. [S237] Virginia Land Records 1749-1762 , Volume VI: 1749-1762 - Edited by Dennis Hudgins, Virginia Genealogical Society, Richmond VA, 1998.
  6. [S3127] Worrell, Anne L. Early Marriages, Wills, and Some Revolutionary War Records, Botetourt County, Virginia. Baltimore: Geneal. Pub. Co, 1975. Print., Personal Collection - printed book.
  7. [S48] Find A Grave Website with Photo - only listings with photos of grave markers that are contemporary to the deceased individuals death are acceptable for genealogical proof.
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