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William Battles, Sr.

William Battles, Sr.

Male 1757 - Bef 1836  (78 years)

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  • Name William Battles  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 2 Jan 1757  Albermarle Par., Sussex, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17
    Christened 6 Feb 1757  Albermarle Par., Sussex, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Gender Male 
    Court Sep 1779-Nov 1779  Salisbury, Rowan, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [19, 20
    Court Jan 1783  , , North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [21
    Residence 1796  , Rutherford, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [22
    Residence 1800  Morgan Twp., Rutherford, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [23
    Census Abt 4 Aug 1800  Morgan Twp., Rutherford, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [24
    Residence Bef 1811  , , Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [25
    Occupation 1820  , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [26
    Residence 1820  , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [27
    Census Abt 7 Aug 1820  , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [28
    Land 7 Nov 1823  , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [29
    Residence 1827  , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [30
    Land 2 Nov 1827  , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [31
    Residence 1830  , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [32
    Census Abt 1 Jun 1830  , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [33
    Died Bef 1836  , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [34, 35
    Notes 
    • Note:  This William Battle is often confused with William Noel Battles of Albermarle Co.,  Virginia (not Albemarle Par.), Georgia and Alabama.  They are not the same person, but it is unclear if they were related. [36]
    Person ID I6684  Quigley Doyle Family Tree
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2020 

    Father John Battle
              b. , Surry, Virginia, British America Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1776, , Tryon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship biological 
    Mother Sarah Capell
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Relationship biological 
    Married Y  [37, 38
    Children 5 children 
    Family ID F2976  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 ??? ???
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Y  [39, 40
    Children 
     1. Lurana (Leona) Battles
              b. Abt 1787
              d. Yes, date unknown  [biological]
     2. Angellico Battles
              b. Abt 1791
              d. Yes, date unknown  [biological]
    Last Modified 17 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F2975  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary (Polly) Moore
              b. 1768, , Mecklenburg, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Bef 3 Aug 1857, , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married Abt 5 Apr 1796  , Rutherford, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [37, 41, 42
    Children 
    +1. William (Billy) Battles, Jr.
              b. 26 Jun 1805, , Rutherford, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 26 May 1885, , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [biological]
    +2. Rachel Moore Battle
              b. 1806, , Rutherford, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Aft 1880  (Age 75 years)  [biological]
     3. Frances Battle
              b. 1806-1810, , Rutherford, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown  [biological]
    +4. Nancy Battles
              b. 1812, , , Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1895, , Van Buren, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [biological]
    Last Modified 23 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F2438  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Jan 1757 - Albermarle Par., Sussex, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 6 Feb 1757 - Albermarle Par., Sussex, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCourt - Sep 1779-Nov 1779 - Salisbury, Rowan, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCourt - Jan 1783 - , , North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1796 - , Rutherford, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 5 Apr 1796 - , Rutherford, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1800 - Morgan Twp., Rutherford, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1800 US - Abt 4 Aug 1800 - Morgan Twp., Rutherford, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - William (Billy) Battles, Jr. - 26 Jun 1805 - , Rutherford, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Rachel Moore Battle - 1806 - , Rutherford, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Frances Battle - 1806-1810 - , Rutherford, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Bef 1811 - , , Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Nancy Battles - 1812 - , , Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1820 - , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1820 - , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1820 US - Abt 7 Aug 1820 - , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - 60 acres on Beech Creek - 7 Nov 1823 - , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1827 - , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - 15-1/2 acres - 2 Nov 1827 - , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1830 - , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1830 US - Abt 1 Jun 1830 - , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Bef 1836 - , Wayne, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2275] Family Group Sheet - George H. M. Walker; 1793-1850/1860 [4955], marconi2., (Ancestry. ancestry.com), 4955., Ancestry

       (ancestry.com : accessed Jul 24, 2017).
      Children's surnames are Battle.

    2. [S2956] Mary Moore Battle, General Notes [6148], Many Roberts Researchers & Janet McKenney, (ancestry.com: Mar 23, 2012), 6148., accessed Jul 17, 2019.
      Name William Battle.

    3. [S5862] 1836 Wayne County, TN, Tax List [6170], Wayne, Tennessee, USA, (Jerry W. Murphy. TN Gen Web Project. tngenweb.org : n.d.), 6170., p. 5, William Battles (tngenweb.org : accessed Aug 8, 2019).
      Name William Battles.

    4. [S6359] North Carolina Marriages - William Battles & Polly Moore; 1796 [6210], North Carolina. Rutherford., (Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2015.), 6210., Battles-Moore, Jul 5, 1796, accessed Sep 14, 2019.
      Name William Battles.

    5. [S6360] 1800 US Census, NC, Rutherford Co., Morgan Twp. - William Battles Family [6211], North Carolina, Rutherford, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 6211., M32, roll 33, Morgan Twp., p. 99, William Battles Family, accessed Sep 14, 2019.
      Name William Battles.

    6. [S6362] 1820 US Census, TN, Wayne Co. - William Battles & John O. Roberts Families [6212], Tennessee, Wayne, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 6212., M33, roll 122, p. 332, William Battles Family, accessed Sep 14, 2019.
      Name William Battles.

    7. [S6365] The Descendants of Matthew Battle, England to Virginia 1647; 1992 [6214], Lynwood Deal Jordan Sr. (Compiler & Editor) and Opal Battle Smith (Data Coordinator), editors, (Spartanburg, South Carolina: The Reprint Company, Publishers, 1992.), 6214., 22, 38.
      Name William Battle.

    8. [S6367] Abstracts of the Minutes of the Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Rowan Co., NC; 1775-1789; 1982 [6215], Mrs. Stahle Linn Jr., C.G., R.G., (Salisbury, North Carolina: n.p., 1982.), 6215., III: 58.
      Name William Battle.

    9. [S6408] Deed of Conveyance, TN, Wayne Co.; 1827 - Daniel Griggs to William Battles [6246], Tennessee. Wayne., (FamilySearch. familysearch.org : 1968), 6246., Vol. A; 1828: 326-327, Daniel Griggs to William Battles, Nov 2, 1827, FamilySearch (familysearch.org : accessed Oct 1, 2019).
      Name William Battles.

    10. [S6412] Deed of Conveyance, TN, Wayne Co.; 1823 - James McMinn & Jacob Vansantt to Eaton Ray [6250], Tennessee. Wayne., (FamilySearch. familysearch.org : 1968), 6250., Vol. A; 1824: 65-66, James McMinn & Jacob Vansantt to Eaton Ray, Nov 7, 1823, FamilySearch (familysearch.org : accessed Oct 6, 2019).
      Name William Battle.

    11. [S5854] 1830 US Census, TN, Wayne Co. - Walker, Ray, Battles & Griggs Families [4944], Tennessee, Wayne, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 4944., M19, roll 182, p. 283, William Battles Family, accessed Jul 21, 2017.
      Name William Battles, Sr.

    12. [S2956] Mary Moore Battle, General Notes [6148], Many Roberts Researchers & Janet McKenney, (ancestry.com: Mar 23, 2012), 6148., accessed Jul 17, 2019.
      Born Jan 2, 1757; Surry Co., VA.

    13. [S6362] 1820 US Census, TN, Wayne Co. - William Battles & John O. Roberts Families [6212], Tennessee, Wayne, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 6212., M33, roll 122, p. 332, William Battles Family, accessed Sep 14, 2019.
      1 male >45 [William]

    14. [S6360] 1800 US Census, NC, Rutherford Co., Morgan Twp. - William Battles Family [6211], North Carolina, Rutherford, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 6211., M32, roll 33, Morgan Twp., p. 99, William Battles Family, accessed Sep 14, 2019.
      1 male >45 [William]

    15. [S6365] The Descendants of Matthew Battle, England to Virginia 1647; 1992 [6214], Lynwood Deal Jordan Sr. (Compiler & Editor) and Opal Battle Smith (Data Coordinator), editors, (Spartanburg, South Carolina: The Reprint Company, Publishers, 1992.), 6214., 22.
      Born Jan 2, 1757; Albermarle Par., VA.
      [Part of Sussex Co. at that time].

    16. [S6421] 1880 US Census, TN, Wayne Co., Dist. 1 - Eaton, William & Moses Ray Families [6258], Tennessee, Wayne, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 6258., T9, roll 1284, District 1, enumeration district (ED) 161, p. 8, dwelling 62, family 62, Moses Ray Family, accessed Oct 8, 2019.
      Born in North Carolina.

    17. [S6433] 1880 US Census, AR, Van Buren Co., Craig Twp. - Wiley B. & George Gardner Families [6270], Arkansas, Van Buren, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 6270., T9, roll 58, Craig Twp., enumeration district (ED) 200, p. 438C, dwelling 360, family 366, Wylie B. Gardner Family, accessed Nov 2, 2019.
      Born in Tennessee.

    18. [S6365] The Descendants of Matthew Battle, England to Virginia 1647; 1992 [6214], Lynwood Deal Jordan Sr. (Compiler & Editor) and Opal Battle Smith (Data Coordinator), editors, (Spartanburg, South Carolina: The Reprint Company, Publishers, 1992.), 6214., 23.
      Christened Feb 6, 1757; Albermarle Par., VA.
      [Part of Sussex Co. at that time].

    19. [S2956] Mary Moore Battle, General Notes [6148], Many Roberts Researchers & Janet McKenney, (ancestry.com: Mar 23, 2012), 6148., accessed Jul 17, 2019.
      He was tried as a Tory, convicted, and sentenced to hang in Nov 1779 at Salisbury, [NC], but granted a reprieve.

    20. [S6367] Abstracts of the Minutes of the Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Rowan Co., NC; 1775-1789; 1982 [6215], Mrs. Stahle Linn Jr., C.G., R.G., (Salisbury, North Carolina: n.p., 1982.), 6215., III: 58.
      Among others, was convicted of High Treason at Salisbury Superior Court & sentenced to die, but was reprieved by the Governor of North Carolina.

    21. [S6365] The Descendants of Matthew Battle, England to Virginia 1647; 1992 [6214], Lynwood Deal Jordan Sr. (Compiler & Editor) and Opal Battle Smith (Data Coordinator), editors, (Spartanburg, South Carolina: The Reprint Company, Publishers, 1992.), 6214., 38.
      Jan 1783 in North Carolina.  Among those summoned to answer an inquisition of treason, felony and forfeiture found against them by the Grand Jury.  Failed to appear and property adjudged forfeited.

    22. [S6359] North Carolina Marriages - William Battles & Polly Moore; 1796 [6210], North Carolina. Rutherford., (Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2015.), 6210., Battles-Moore, Jul 5, 1796, accessed Sep 14, 2019.
      Residence Rutherford Co., NC.

    23. [S6360] 1800 US Census, NC, Rutherford Co., Morgan Twp. - William Battles Family [6211], North Carolina, Rutherford, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 6211., M32, roll 33, Morgan Twp., p. 99, William Battles Family, accessed Sep 14, 2019.
      Residence Morgan Twp., Rutherford Co., NC.

    24. [S6360] 1800 US Census, NC, Rutherford Co., Morgan Twp. - William Battles Family [6211], North Carolina, Rutherford, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 6211., M32, roll 33, Morgan Twp., p. 99, William Battles Family, accessed Sep 14, 2019.

      4 males <10 [?]
      1 male >45 [William]
      1 female <10 [?]
      1 female 16-25 [?]
      1 female 26-44 [Mary "Polly"]

    25. [S2956] Mary Moore Battle, General Notes [6148], Many Roberts Researchers & Janet McKenney, (ancestry.com: Mar 23, 2012), 6148., accessed Jul 17, 2019.
      Moved his family to Tennessee by at least 1811.

    26. [S6362] 1820 US Census, TN, Wayne Co. - William Battles & John O. Roberts Families [6212], Tennessee, Wayne, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 6212., M33, roll 122, p. 332, William Battles Family, accessed Sep 14, 2019.
      3 persons engaged in agriculture.

    27. [S6362] 1820 US Census, TN, Wayne Co. - William Battles & John O. Roberts Families [6212], Tennessee, Wayne, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 6212., M33, roll 122, p. 332, William Battles Family, accessed Sep 14, 2019.
      Residence Wayne Co., TN.

    28. [S6362] 1820 US Census, TN, Wayne Co. - William Battles & John O. Roberts Families [6212], Tennessee, Wayne, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 6212., M33, roll 122, p. 332, William Battles Family, accessed Sep 14, 2019.

      1 male 16-18 [William (Billy)]
      2 males 16-25 [William (Billy), ?]
      1 male >45 [William]
      1 female <10 [Frances]
      3 females 10-15 [Rachel, Nancy, ?]
      1 female >45 [Mary "Polly"]

    29. [S6412] Deed of Conveyance, TN, Wayne Co.; 1823 - James McMinn & Jacob Vansantt to Eaton Ray [6250], Tennessee. Wayne., (FamilySearch. familysearch.org : 1968), 6250., Vol. A; 1824: 65-66, James McMinn & Jacob Vansantt to Eaton Ray, Nov 7, 1823, FamilySearch (familysearch.org : accessed Oct 6, 2019).
      He purchased 60 acres on Beech Creek in Wayne Co., TN for $180; Nov 7, 1823.  Witnesses William & James Battle.

    30. [S6408] Deed of Conveyance, TN, Wayne Co.; 1827 - Daniel Griggs to William Battles [6246], Tennessee. Wayne., (FamilySearch. familysearch.org : 1968), 6246., Vol. A; 1828: 326-327, Daniel Griggs to William Battles, Nov 2, 1827, FamilySearch (familysearch.org : accessed Oct 1, 2019).
      Residence Wayne Co., TN.

    31. [S6408] Deed of Conveyance, TN, Wayne Co.; 1827 - Daniel Griggs to William Battles [6246], Tennessee. Wayne., (FamilySearch. familysearch.org : 1968), 6246., Vol. A; 1828: 326-327, Daniel Griggs to William Battles, Nov 2, 1827, FamilySearch (familysearch.org : accessed Oct 1, 2019).
      He purchased 15-1/2 acres in Wayne Co., TN from Daniel Griggs for $180; Nov 2, 1827.  Witnesses Fealeix Griggs & William Battle, Jr.

    32. [S5854] 1830 US Census, TN, Wayne Co. - Walker, Ray, Battles & Griggs Families [4944], Tennessee, Wayne, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 4944., M19, roll 182, p. 283, William Battles Family, accessed Jul 21, 2017.
      Residence Wayne Co., TN.

    33. [S5854] 1830 US Census, TN, Wayne Co. - Walker, Ray, Battles & Griggs Families [4944], Tennessee, Wayne, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 4944., M19, roll 182, p. 283, William Battles Family, accessed Jul 21, 2017.

      1 male 70-79 [William]
      1 female 15-19 [Nancy?]
      1 female 60-69 [Mary (Polly)]

    34. [S2956] Mary Moore Battle, General Notes [6148], Many Roberts Researchers & Janet McKenney, (ancestry.com: Mar 23, 2012), 6148., accessed Jul 17, 2019.
      Died in Wayne Co., TN, by 1836.

    35. [S6365] The Descendants of Matthew Battle, England to Virginia 1647; 1992 [6214], Lynwood Deal Jordan Sr. (Compiler & Editor) and Opal Battle Smith (Data Coordinator), editors, (Spartanburg, South Carolina: The Reprint Company, Publishers, 1992.), 6214., 38.
      Died by 1840; Wayne Co. TN.

    36. [S6365] The Descendants of Matthew Battle, England to Virginia 1647; 1992 [6214], Lynwood Deal Jordan Sr. (Compiler & Editor) and Opal Battle Smith (Data Coordinator), editors, (Spartanburg, South Carolina: The Reprint Company, Publishers, 1992.), 6214., 363-364.
      The William Noel Battles Family.

    37. [S2956] Mary Moore Battle, General Notes [6148], Many Roberts Researchers & Janet McKenney, (ancestry.com: Mar 23, 2012), 6148., accessed Jul 17, 2019.

    38. [S6365] The Descendants of Matthew Battle, England to Virginia 1647; 1992 [6214], Lynwood Deal Jordan Sr. (Compiler & Editor) and Opal Battle Smith (Data Coordinator), editors, (Spartanburg, South Carolina: The Reprint Company, Publishers, 1992.), 6214., 22.

    39. [S2956] Mary Moore Battle, General Notes [6148], Many Roberts Researchers & Janet McKenney, (ancestry.com: Mar 23, 2012), 6148., accessed Jul 17, 2019.
      "Marry Moore was the 2nd wife of William Battles."

    40. [S6365] The Descendants of Matthew Battle, England to Virginia 1647; 1992 [6214], Lynwood Deal Jordan Sr. (Compiler & Editor) and Opal Battle Smith (Data Coordinator), editors, (Spartanburg, South Carolina: The Reprint Company, Publishers, 1992.), 6214., 38.

    41. [S6359] North Carolina Marriages - William Battles & Polly Moore; 1796 [6210], North Carolina. Rutherford., (Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2015.), 6210., Battles-Moore, Jul 5, 1796, accessed Sep 14, 2019.
      Marriage bond Jul 5, 1796; Rutherford Co., NC.

    42. [S6365] The Descendants of Matthew Battle, England to Virginia 1647; 1992 [6214], Lynwood Deal Jordan Sr. (Compiler & Editor) and Opal Battle Smith (Data Coordinator), editors, (Spartanburg, South Carolina: The Reprint Company, Publishers, 1992.), 6214., 22.
      Married Apr 5, 1796.