William MCCORD

HAIRSTON.org ID#6742, b. about 1728
Father*Johannes "John" MCCORD1 b. 1685, d. a 2 Mar 1764
Mother*Isabell (surname unknown)2 b. 1698
Marriage*William MCCORD married Mary (surname unknown).2,3 
Birth*William MCCORD was born about 1728.2 
He was the son of Johannes "John" MCCORD and Isabell (surname unknown).1,2 
Patent/Warrant* On March 10, 1756, William McCord obtained a patent for 242 acres in Albemarle County on the top of a mountain and arm of the Blue Ledge beginning near the top of the ridge.4 
Patent/Warrant On March 10, 1756, Joseph McCord obtained a Virgina patent for 223 acres in Albemarle County on the branches of Moreman's River on the sides of the mountains adjacent William McCord.4 
WillWilliam MCCORD was mentioned in the will of Johannes "John" MCCORD on 2 March 1764 in Moremans River, Albemarle, Virginia; On March 2, 1764, John McCord Senior, of Moremans River, left a will. He mentions his wife (without her name), sons John, Benjamin and William. He also mentions Christopher Harris. - Albemarle Will Book 2, pages 158-159. FSL #7643846, image 89.1,3
Will*William MCCORD left a will on 27 February 1785 in Albemarle, Virginia; He mentions his wife Mary, sons Samuel, William, John (dec'd), daughters Margaret, Jean, Mary, and Sarah. Also mentions a grandson William McCord, son of deceased son John. - Albemarle Will Book 3, page 91. Family Search Library Film #7643846, image 299-300.3
Probate*His estate was probated in June 1790 in Albemarle, Virginia. Albemarle Will Book 3, page 91. Family Search Library Film #7643846, image 299-300.3 


Mary (surname unknown)

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [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.
  2. [S3454] Lofquist, Margaret U., The Genenealogical Record of Some McCord Families in America 1965, Ancestry.com.
  3. [S3588] King, J. E. S. (1940). Abstracts of wills, inventories, and administration accounts of Albemarle County, Virginia (1748-1800) Amherst County, Virginia (1761-1800).
    https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/99022, Family Search Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  4. [S3122] Hudgins, Denis R. Cavaliers and Pioneers: Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants : Volume Five, 1741-1749. Richmond, Va: Virginia Genealogical Society, 1994. Print., Personal Collection - printed book.
Last Edited7 Aug 2023