Col. George WALLER ID#3358, b. 1734, d. 18 November 1814
Birth*Col. George WALLER was born in 1734 in Virginia.1,2 
Marriage*He married Ann Winston CARR, daughter of Capt. William CARR and Elizabeth WINSTON, in 1760.1,2 
Military*1775 - "At a meeting of the Commonwealth of Pittsylvania county Wed. 27th Sept. 1775, the following gentlemen were nominated as Officers for the Militia Agreeable to the Ordinance of Convention viz: ....George Waller....Lieut.......". Fought with Gen. Green at Guilford Court House and stayed with Gen, Green until victory at Yortown.3,2 
Court RecordLt. Col. Peter Hyde SAUNDERS; Peter Saunders, George Waller, Edmund Lyne and Abraham Penn held the first court in Henry County, Virginia.2,4 
Court Record*1779 - George Waller and John Salmon appointed to let the building of a prison, stocks and pillory in Henry County.5 
Property*Col. George Waller, Major John Redd, Mordecai Hord (sold Hordsville Plantation to the Hairstons) and Capt. George Hairston were neighbors in Virginia in the early 1780's. 
WillIn Mordecai HORD's will dated 29 September 1783 in Henry, Virginia, Col. George WALLER was named as executor; He mentions sons Stanwix, William, John, Mordecia, daughters Jane Fleming (wife of John Fleming), and Mary Hord. George Waller and William Hord as executors. - Henry County Will Book 1, pages 177-180. FSL 7645134-118.6,7
Death*He died on 18 November 1814 in Henry County, Virginia.1,2 
Burial*He was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Henry County, Virginia;

Photo: Find A Grave by S. G. Thompson.1 


Ann Winston CARR b. a 1735, d. 1839

Sources (

  1. [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.
  2. [S3073] Hill, Judith Parks America, A History of Henry County, Virginia : With Biographical Sketches of Its Most Prominent Citizens and Genealogical Histories of Half a Hundred of Its Oldest Families, Press of Bulletin Printing and Publishing Company, Incorporated, 1925 - Henry County, Va. (THERE ARE MANY ERRORS IN THIS BOOK)
  3. [S3558] Virginia Historical Society. The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 19, Dec 1911, pp.307, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  4. [S22] Hairston, Elizabeth Seawell, The Hairstons and the Penns and Their Relations, Roanoke, Virginia 1940,
  5. [S3046] Virginia Historical Society. The Virginia Magazine of History And Biography. Richmond: Virginia Historical Society, June 1902, Volume IX., Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  6. [S3684] Adams, Lela C., Henry County, Virginia, Will Abstracts Vol. I & II 1777-1820. Southern Historical Press, Inc., Easley, South Carolina, 1985., Personal Collection - printed book.
  7. [S3781] Henry County Virginia Will Book 1-3 1777-1831 - Family Search Library Film 7645134., Family Search Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  8. [S3399] Bishop, Donald E., Descendants of Bartholomew Stovall 1655-1722: First Five Generations. Laurel, Mississippi: Stovall Family Association, 1999. 929.273 St76bd, Family Search Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Last Edited14 Aug 2023