HAIRSTON.org ID#5520, d. about April 1783
Marriage*William BLACKWELL married Celia HELM on 6 April 1778 in Fauquier County, Virginia.1 
Death*William BLACKWELL died about April 1783. 
Probate*His estate was probated on 28 April 1783 in Fauquier Co., Virginia; Fauquier Co. Court, Apr. 28, 1783. On motion of Celia Blackwell, who executed bond, she was granted administration of the estate of William Blackwell, dec’d. Copy teste, John A. W. Smith, Clerk. 
ProbatePages 306-309 - WILLIAM BLACKWELL (Inventory & Division)
Court Order dated - 25 September 1786 by: Jeremiah Darnell, Orginal Young, Ben Harrison
A parcel of Books, L3; Virginia Laws, 1 vol., 10 shillings
Allotment: "To Cuelia Graham late the widow of William Blackwell, deceased, but now the wife of George Graham her dower": cash, plus "all that tract .. purchased by the said William blackwell from John Wood, by deed bearing date the 16th September 1779 containing 130 actres on Town Run adjoining the lands of George Crosby and George Foote deceased. We allot this tract of land for her Dower of Celia Graham in lieu of her Dower in all lands of the said Wm. Blackwell deceased and also in lieu of 111 acres of land decreed to her by the High Court of Chancery dated 16th May 1791 as by deed of relinquishment hereunto annexed will more fully appear."
28 October 1793

Abstracts of Fauquier County Virginia, Wills Inventories and Accounts 1759-1800.2 


Celia HELM

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S152] Dodd, Jordan, comp.. Virginia Marriages to 1800. Electronic transcription of marriage records held by the individual counties in Virginia., Ancestry.com.
  2. [S3199] King, J. Estelle Stewart; Abstracts of Wills and Inventories of Fairfax County, Virginia 1742-1801, With Rent Rolls for 1761 and 1774, Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore, 1978-1996, Ancestry.com.
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