George TURNBALL ID#6174, d. about 5 December 1807
Marriage*George TURNBALL married Abigail (surname unknown)
County NameHenry County was formed from Pittsylvania County - 1777.1 
Military*George Turnbull was a First Lieutenant in the Bedford County Militia.2 
Tax Rolls1782 - George Turnbull was listed on the tax lists, 1 poll 6 slave, for Bedford County.3 
County Name*Franklin County was formed from Bedford and Henry Counties - 1786.1 
Elected*At the first meeting of Franklin County on 2 Jan 1786, George Turnbull was appointed a road surveyor.4 
Tax Rolls*He is listed in the Franklin County tax lists for 1786.5 
Property*George Turnbull recorded 254 acres on the head branches of Runnet Bag Creek, Henry County on 21 Jul 1787.
Source: Land Office Grants No. 11, 1787, p. 579 (Reel 77).6 
Court Record*George Turnbull was a sheriff of Franklin County in 1800-1801.5 
Will*George TURNBALL left a will on 4 December 1807 in Franklin County, Virginia. Mentions in will that he has 5 daughters, but does not name them.7 
Death*He died about 5 December 1807 in Franklin County, Virginia.7 
Probate*His estate was probated on 7 December 1807 in Franklin County, Virginia.7 


Abigail (surname unknown)

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  1. [S3417] Doran, Michael, Atlas of Virginia County Boundary Changes, 1634-1895, Iberian Publishing Co., Athens, GA1987., Personal Collection - printed book.
  2. [S149] McAllister, J T. Virginia Militia in the Revolutionary War: Mcallister's Data. Hot Springs, Va: McAllister Pub. Co, 1913. Print., Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  3. [S3315] Fothergill, Augusta Bridgland (Middleton). Virginia Tax Payers, 1782-87: Other Than Those Published by the United States Census Bureau. Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1971., Personal Collection - printed book.
  4. [S3131] Salmon, John S, and Emily J. Salmon. Franklin County, Virginia, 1786-1986: A Bicentennial History. Rocky Mount, Va: Franklin County Bicentennial Commission, 1993. Print., Personal Collection - printed book.
  5. [S3079] Wingfield, Marshall. Franklin County, Virginia: A History. Berryville, VA: Chesapeake Book Co, 1964. Print., Personal Collection - printed book.
  6. [S3074] Hale, Nathaniel Claiborne, Roots In Virginia: an Account of Captain Thomas Hale, Virginia Frontiersman, His Descendants And Related Families. With Genealogies And Sketches of Hale, Saunders, Lucke, Claiborne, Lacy, Tobin And Contributing Ancestral Lines. Philadelphia?, 1948., Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  7. [S3416] Will of George Turnbull 04 Dec 1807, Franklin County, Proved 7 Dec 1807, Virginia Will Book, page 362-363
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