Patience Gay (McDaniels) (c.1742 - c.1802)

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Nicknames: "Patience /McDaniel /Simms/"
Birthplace: Isle of Wight, Virginia, United States
Death: Died in Hancock County, Georgia, United States
Managed by: Carol Hooper Childs
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About Patience Gay (McDaniels)

FRANKLIN COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA DEED ABSTRACTS, 1779 - 1797, by Joseph W. Watson, publ. 1984

Deed Book 6: p. 46 -Patience GAY of Washington Co. Ga. to Hardy Hunt of N.C., Nov. 16, 1790, for 60 pds. N.C. currency, a tract of 100 acres in Franklin Co. lying on the north side of Tar River adjoining Jones and said Hunt. Wits: Harmon Runnels, Wm. Williams.

Patience had a land grant, Burke Co., Georgia, 1788.

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Patience Gay's Timeline

Isle of Wight, Virginia, United States
Age 12
North Carolina, United States
Age 18
Northampton, North Carolina, United States
September 17, 1763
Age 21
Nansemond, Isle of Wight, Virginia, United States

Deed: September 17, 1763 - "Thomas Gay and Patience his now wife of Northhampton County, NC, to Robert Babb of Isle of Wight County, VA, for 20 pounds current money already paid, 50 acres lying on the Northside of the main road in the Fort of the Head of the Western Branch of Nansmond in the County of Isle of Wight near the county line part of a Tract of 150 acres of land belonging to Henry Gay and given unto his son Thomas Gay by will and from Thomas Gay to his son, Jethro Gay, by will and from Jethro Gay unto his brother Thomas Gay and Patience, his wife. Wits. Joseph Sikes, Hezekiah Hough, John Hough. (Deed Bk. 11, P. 182) . They disposed of two other partials of property in Northhampton County, NC: a 200 acre tract and a 202 acre tract (Deed Book 2, Page 123, Deed Book, Page 307 and Deed Book 4, Page 165). They then moved to Franklin County, NC.

Age 22
Franklin, North Carolina, United States
March 15, 1765
Age 23
North Carolina, United States
Age 24
North Carolina, United States
Age 29
Age 52
Hancock, GA, USA

Georgia Tax List for Hancock County, Georgia:

Patiants GAY, Hancock County, 1794
Allen GAY, Hancock County, 1794
John GAY, Hancock County, 1794
Wm. GAY, Hancock County, 1794
William GAY, Hancock County, 1794