Note: nia and Georgia" [includes records on the Wisdom family] in <i>Magazine of Virginia Genealogy</i>, Vol. 48, No. 2, 2010, by Joyce Perkerson Poole, providing record proof that Lucy and Frances Wisdom were her daughters and of her children by John Bolling, Sr. 7 Dec 1758. Orange-VA Court. Berryman Davis was examined in the shooting of Francis Wisdom. The case was sent to trial in Williamsburg the next April, but the records are lost. (information in a query in VA Geneal. Soc. Newsletter, Feb 2000, p19, sent by Mary Miller, 1205 Wedglea Dr., Bedford, TX 76021) There is a will for Bereman Davis proved in Orange Co., VA 26 Jul 1764, Will Book 2, p350, with Inv & Appr. recorded 23 Aug 1764, p351, and p. 477 Accounts returned 24 Feb 1774, which records indicate that Berryman Davis was acquitted of the murder charge, was released from custody and died in Orange Co., VA. Orange Co. VA Deed Abst. 1759 - 1778 pg 430-431 22 Feb 1777 between Ann Wisdom, Lucy Wisdom, and Frances Wisdom of one part and Thomas Burrus of other.. for L 11 sold 50 acres on North Fork of North Anna.. bounded John Brockman.. Presence: Joseph Bell, John Bolling, Wm Pollock, Vivion Daniel, John Brockman Sgd: Ann (X) Wisdom, Lucy (X) Wisdom, Frances (X) Wisdom Rec: 27 Feb 1777 [Ann Wisdom is widow of John Wisdom and grandmother of Lucy Wisdom and Frances Wisom. Ann and John's son Francis Wisdom married Ursula Bell and had two children, Lucy and Frances. John Wisdom's will bequeathed to those two granddaughters. After Francis Wisdom ca 1758 died Ursula Bell married John Bolling and had more children. Ursula Bell's father Roger Bell also mentioned [his granddaughters] Lucy and Frances Wisdom in his will. Chancery Court Records of Orange Co., VA (Files 1765-005 and 1769-003, Virginia State Library Reel 710, images 389 and 421) prove that Lucy and Frances were the daughters of Francis Wisdom, eldest son of John Wisdom and his wife Ann Collins. Family of John, Sr. and Ursula Bolling and related Bells Grantor & Grantee Index, Oglethorpe Co., GA (research by Joyce Poole Dec 1990 & Apr 1994 at courthouse) for Bell & Bolling/Bowling/Boling Grantor & Grantee Index, earliest & then selected Bollings & Bells To Andrew Bell A-1 4/21/1792 from Sam'l Gardner, 150ac Clouds Cr. To Andrew Bell B-348 12/27/1797 from Jer.Mathews 200ac Clouds Cr. To Henry Boling C-303 1/23/1799 200ac on Long Cr. from Phinizy From Andrew Bell C-386 4/20/1791 3ac Millstone Cr., to Deacons of Millstone Cr.Bapt. Church To Henry Bolling D-400 1/20/1804 on Big Cr. [runs from Clarke Co. to Oglethorpe Co., into Oconee R] To Thornberry Bolling E-269 9/16/1806 on Big Cr. To Henry Bolling E-395 found by Alice Broaddus, around 1806 or 1807?] To John Bolling E-477-8 2/5/1807 on Big Cr. [sold by Henry Boling] To John Bolling, Jr. E-480 11/12/1806 (from Jonathan Cohron) To Roger Bell G-292 10/25/1808 (from John Boling, Jr.) 153ac on Big Creek) To Roger Bell H-491 7/18/1814 (from Travis George dec'd, by admr 175ac on Big Creek) Thornberry Bolling K-7 3/6/1819 on Big Cr. (these were only deeds for Thornberry Bolling in index) These listed by Delaine Ray from Deed Books: Thornberry Bolling H-176 12/23/1812 from NatEdwards 105ac Big Creek John Bowling I-192 AP 1816 from Roger Bell, 46 1/4ac Big Creek Thornberry Bowling M-227 4/20/1828 from NatEdwards, 130a Big Creek Thornberry Bowling N-119 3/2/1829 from NatEdwards 45ac Big Cr. John Bowling N-119 12/26/1829 from Thos. Wray, 437.5ac Big Cr. Thornberry Bowling N-268 4/13/1831 from J.T.Finley 315ac Big Cr. A. B. Bowling N-490 9/2/1830 from John Bowling 327ac Big Cr. Alexander B. Bowling O-155 9/1/1834 from John Bowling 252ac Big Cr. John S. Bowling O-290 3/5/1836 from Alexander B. Bowling 100ac BigCr Mary Bowling P-459 3/20/184? from Lemuel Edwards 250ac Shoal Cr. Mary Ann Bowling Q-199 12/10/1842 from Moses Bledsoe 160ac Big Cr.
Note: See "The Family of John Bolling and Ursula Bell of Orange County, Virgi
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