Notes for John Biggs: John & Bethiah's children were William, Sarah, Nancy, Leonia, Elizabeth, James & Tully.
Will dates August 12, 1789*****Probated November Court 1789 page 114, book C. Craven Co. NC. 1792 Wife's name Bethiah Ludgall Biggs,(listed on 1790 census, Edgecombe Co. NC.)
To my wife Bethiah During her life all my property and negros which is not degacied (sp? cannot decipher this word) above, and after her death I give to Tully, 1 bed furniture, and all the rest of the property to be equally divided among my children.
Wife and Tully sole executors Witnesses: Francis Lawrence Haynes Ketchen Killebrew Senthia Spenks 1. James & his heirs whereon Francis Haynes now lives, 100 acres 2. William and his heirs forever the tract of land where I now live 3. Sarah and her heirs one bed and furniture and 1 slave 4. Nancy and her heirs 1 slave 5. Lonie (Leonia) 1 bed furniture 1 slave m. Marmaduke Brady 6. Elizabeth, 1 bed, furniture and 1 slave 7. Tully - Three notes for money against Wm. Simmons, 1 against James Simmons and 1 against John Simmons, 1 horse, 1 mare, 1 ewe, 1 lamb to him and his heirs
Children of John Biggs and Elizabeth Bethiah Ludgall are:
+James Biggs, b. 24 Feb 1753, Norfolk, Virginia, d. 1823, Robeson Co., NC (ABT 70 YRS OLD).