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Label
1829 Nov. 9
Inclusive dates
1829 Nov. 9
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Deed of gift, 9 November 1829, from John Vest (1750-1836) of Campbell County, Virginia to his daughters Margaret Catherine Vest (1814-1902) and Martha W. P. Vest for two slaves
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Action
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  • Described
Biographical or historical data
John Vest was born in Powhatan County, Virginia in 1750. He was a soldier in the Revolutionary War and was awarded a pension in 1833. He was then living in Bedford County. He died at his residence on 23 June 1836. John Vest had at least two daughters: 1) Margaret Catherine Vest was born 22 July 1814. She married Thomas W. Watts (1804-1881) on 18 November 1829. They resided in Marshall, Highland County, Ohio. She died on 3 March 1902, and is buried there with her husband in the Methodist cemetery; 2) Martha W. P. Vest married John C. Ware in Highland County, Ohio on 24 March 1836.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Deed of gift
Label
!UNKNOWN LABEL
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
Norton, Howard L.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000504008
Type of unit
p.

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