Decendants of John Prebble (Pribble) 1758 -1850 my 4th G-Grandfather – My line


Will of John Prebble

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Transcript of John Prebble’s Will


Will Book 10 page 407

I, John Pribble of the County of Campbell and State of Virginia being of sound mind, but at the same time, sensible of the uncertainty of life, as I am now about Eighty Five years old; I do hereby make this my last will and testament, viz. I give to my daughter Elizabeth Pribble all of my property real and personal, so long as she may live, and after her death, I give to my Grandson Jacob Pribble my tract of land containing one hundred acres more of less.  The balance of my estate if any, I give to my several other children or their heirs, Milly, Isbel, Martin, James, Mary , John, Henry or either of their heirs respectively forever, accept the above named Jacob Pribble. I also appoint William Morre as my Executor.  signed this 30th day of March, one thousand. eight hundred and forty six in the presence of..


John B. Phillips.

George E. Mason.

Wm. H. Horton.



John x Pribble.



The will was presented in court in Campbell Co., VA on October 14, 1850


This will list James Prebble (my 3rd G-Grandfather) as his son.






James Prebble 1790 – 1822 my 3rd G-Grandfather

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Marriage Bond of James Prebble and Jane Reid




























Marriage License James Prebble and Jane Reid my 3rd G-Grandparents

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Court Orders Campbell County VA December 1822

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Transcript of Court Orders Campbell County VA December 1822




Campbell County Court December 1822



On the motion of Edward B Clark administration is granted by law on the estate of James Prebble, decd.

Who qualified                                                                       according to

law. The widow                                                                            relinquished

her right of administration in open Court




Ordered that Jacob Early, William Fosdick, Peter Weber, and John Mason or any three of them appraise the estate




On the motion of Jane Prebble it is order that she be appointed guardian of Lucinda, Nathaniel, Peter, & James Prebble orphan children of James Pribble decd.  ???? bond & Security according to Law







Order book

No 15 page 102


The order of guardianship establishes that Lucinda Prebble 1815-1848 is the daughter of James Prebble and Jane Reid.

Estate of James Prebble

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Marriage bond of Lucinda Prebble 1815-1848 and John B. Arthur 1810-187? my 2nd G-Grandparents






















































































Death Certificate of Lee Arthur 1838-1918 my Great Grandfather – List his father as John Arthur

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Confederate Veteran Widows Pension Application of Sarah Jane Bryan Arthur my Great Grandmother.

Shows marriage record of Lee Arthur and Sarah Jane Bryan my Great Grandparents


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Marriage record of my Grandparents showing that Willie Thomas Arthur is the son of Lee Arthur and (Sarah) Sallie J Bryan Arthur


Name: Willie T. Arthur

Gender: Male

Marital Status: Single

Race: White

Age: 28

Birth Date: 1868

Birth Place: , Halifax, Virginia

Marriage Date: 20 Dec 1896 

Marriage Place: Halifax, Virginia

Father:  Lee  

Mother:  Sallie J.  

Spouse:  Annie D. Wade  

FHL Film Number: 31918

Reference ID: P47 L189

Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940


Additional biography of the family of Lee Arthur and Sarah Jane Bryan Arthur



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