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Balaam EZELL [Parents] was born on 7 Oct 1756 in Albemarle, Surry, Virginia, USA and was christened on 6 Mar 1757 in Albermarl Parish, Sussex, Virginia, USA. He died in 1844 in , Trigg, Kentucky, USA and was buried in Thomas Cem, Cerulean, Trigg, Kentucky. Balaam married Elizabeth MAYES on 27 Dec 1803 in , Mecklenburg, Virginia, USA.

Other marriages:
MATTE, Lydia La
STONE, Jane
SEAT, Lydia
EZELL, Mrs. Balaam

In the Mecklenburg, VA there were also these Ezell Marriages: Benjamin Ezell and Elizabeth WALKER 14 nov 1808; Berryman Ezell to Phebe HAMBLI 8 aug 1803; John H. Ezell to Martha E. J. Turner 29 nov 1841; Robertson Ezell t Rebecca Northington 20 mar 1815; William Ezell to Elizabeth Daly 22 apr 1811. Ann J. Ezell to Samuel H. Cook on 3 apr 1836; Martha B. Ezell to Lafayette Crutchfield on 19 dec 1850; Rebecca Ezell to William Daws on 19 dec 1814; Carloline T. Ezell to Claiborne Drumwright on 30 jan 1837; Margaret E. Ezell to Thomas F. Drumwright 19 oct 1840; Martha Ezell to Edward Giles on 31 jan 1801; Rebecca Ezell to John Hudson on 26 mar 1794; Mary Ann Ezell to William J. Mason on 7 oct 1833; Patsy Ezell to Henry Newton on 23 dec 1811 (son of these two named Henry Ezell Newton md Martha R. Elam on 13 nov 1849, Mecklenbury, VA) Tabitha T. Ezell to Robert Shanks on 17 feb 1841; Emily f. Ezell to Owen G. Strange on 16 dec 1844; Rebecca A. Ezell to George Tucker on 4 apr 1842; Elizabeth Ezell to Samuel H. Walker on 18 dec 1815;

Balaam Ezell was found in the 1782 Sussex County, Virginia census.

Primitive Baptist Preacher

Minister of Muddy Fork Primitive Baptist Church in Cerulean, Kentucky Revolutionary soldier in Captain Gray Judkin's Company of Virginia Troops Will dated 22 Aug 1844 and probated 11 Nov 1846
One of founders of Muddy Fork Church which was still standing in 1963-Picture Allowed penson in Sep 1832 No. S-31016
Sussex Co., Va > Brunswick Co., Va > Mecklenburg Co., Va > Trigg Co., Ky Names in parish record, William Woodland, Samuel Northington, Agnes Woodland.
Entered service in Sussex County - served seven month. Moved to Brunswick County after Rev. War, then moved to Meck. Co. where he lived 14 years. Then moved to Trigg Co. Ky.

MARRIAGE: Marriage record of Mecklenburg, VA.
Mayes may have been the name of Elizabeth's first husband if she had one. Balaam had at least one previous marriage. There was a John MAYES md to Elizabeth HAMBLIN 7 jan 1789 in Mecklenburg, VA. More research may be needed t determine if Elizabeth had a previous marriage.

BIOGRAPHY: EZELL OF VA, TN, TX GENEALOGICAL PUBLISH, 521-523 St. Paul Place; Baltimore Maryland; 21202 by Mrs. John Bennett Boddie. Copyright 1969

BIOGRAPHY: Pat Ezell information from Augusta Culley EZELL

BIOGRAPHY: DAR Patriot Index

BIOGRAPHY: Thomas Cemetary Records

BIOGRAPHY: Births and Deaths 1717-1778 from the Albemarle Parish Register of Surry and Sussex Counties, Virginia

BIOGRAPHY: Pension S-31016

BIOGRAPHY: Mecklenburg County, Virginia Marriage book at Willard, bond dated 27 dec 1803; minister is William Richards Surety: Thomas Owen page 45 bond date 16 apr 1827 at Trigg County, Kentucky information from Augusta Culley EZELL

CENSUS: 1830 Census - Trigg County, Kentucky 1m 70-80; 1f 20-30; 1f 60-70

Elizabeth MAYES was born about 1760 in of Albemmarle, Surrey, Virginia, USA. She married Balaam EZELL on 27 Dec 1803 in , Mecklenburg, Virginia, USA.

MARRIAGE: Marriage record of Mecklenburg, VA.

MARRIAGE: Mayes may have been the name of Elizabeth's first husband if she had one. Balaam had at least one previous marriage. There was a John MAYES md to Elizabeth HAMBLIN 7 jan 1789 in Mecklenburg, VA. More research may be needed to determine if Elizabeth had a previous marriage.

They had the following children:

  F i Daughter EZELL

Michael EZELL [Parents] was born about 1650 in , Surry, Virginia, USA. He died in 1718/1719 in , Surry, Virginia, USA. Michael married Elizabeth BOWMAN in 1683/1688 in , Surry, Virginia, USA.

DEATH: Will dated 6 feb 1718/9 & probated 16 dec 1719 - in "VA. Wills & Adm. 1632 - 1800" - "1717 (?) - will of Michael EZELL of Surry, VA.

Elizabeth BOWMAN was born about 1654 in of, Surry, Virginia, USA. She married Michael EZELL in 1683/1688 in , Surry, Virginia, USA.

RELATIONSHIP: She was the daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth BOWMAN. Thomas BOWMAN, a Quaker, died in 1699.

They had the following children:

  M i William EZELL was born about 1684 in of, Surry, Virginia, USA.
  F ii Elizabeth EZELL

Timothy EZELL was born in 1600/1630 in , , , England. He died in 1695 in , Surry, Virginia, USA. Timothy married Mary about 1647 in of, Surry, Virginia, USA.

DEATH: Will dated July 14, 1677 & Probated 1696 - in "VA Wills & Adm. 1632 - 1800" - 1696 - will of Timothy Ezell of Surry, VA.
Called himself Timothy EZELL of Amarodtors in his will.

TAX: Timothy Ezell first appears on record in Surry, VA. in 1668 when he was "tithable",

CENSUS: Timothy EZELL, Sr. appears in 1683 census of Surry, VA.

MIGRATION: The Ezell family was supposed to be from Esselle, France.

"COLONIAL SURRY"; by John B. Boddie, 1992, Clearfield Company, Baltimore, MD. p 186 A List of Tithables taken June 10, 1674
ESSELL, Timothy 1
p. 188 Surry County Tithables (White) in 1678
Tim. ESSELL
Thy. ESSELL
p. 192 Lawnes Creek Tithables 1683
ESSELL, Tim Sr. 1
p. 195 Surry County Tithables (White) in 1688
Timothy EZELL, senr.
p. 198 A List of Tithables taken June 10, 1694
ESSEL, Tim. (2) 3

"SURRY COUNTY RECORDS, SURRY COUNTY, VIRGINIA, 1652-1684; by Eliza Timberlake Davis, 1980, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, MD.
p. 106 Book II, 1671-1684
Page 162. 18 7ber 1677. Tim. ESSEL, Sen., granted Probate on the Will
of Amara DOTSON.

"WILLS AND ADMINISTRATIONS OF SURRY COUNTY, VIRGINIA 1671-1750"; by Eliza Timberlake Davis, 1980, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, MD.
p. 50 EZELL, Timothy: Est.- 4 Mar., 1696. Wife, Mary. Signed: N. HARRISON,
Jere. ELLIS. Book 5 p. 126.

"HISTORICAL SOUTHERN FAMILIES VOLUME V"; by John Bennett Boddie, 1993, Clearfield Company, Baltimore, MD.
p. 265-271 EZELL of Surry, Virginia

Mary was born about 1626 in of, Surry, Virginia, USA. She married Timothy EZELL about 1647 in of, Surry, Virginia, USA.

They had the following children:

  M i Timothy EZELL was born about 1648 in , Surry, Virginia, USA.

CENSUS: 1683 Census of Surry, VA. as Timothy, Jr.

WAR: in 1687 militia of Surry, VA.
  F ii Mary EZELL
  M iii George EZELL Sr.
  M iv Michael EZELL

Jeremiah EZELL [Parents] was born on 27 Sep 1775 in , Sussex, Virginia, USA. He died on 18 Feb 1838 in Mill Creek, Davidson, Tennessee, USA. Jeremiah married Susannah J. EZELL on 16 Nov 1797 in , Brunswick, Virginia, USA.

RELATIONSHIP: Wife was double first cousin.

MARRIAGE:performed by Balaam Ezell, Sr., Jeremiah's father. (Knorr's Marriages of Brunswick co., VA 1750-1810, p30

LAND:Purchased land in Davidson Co., TN 20 Aug 1805

MARRIAGE: Marriage record of Brunswick County, Virginia.

MARRIAGE: Marriage record of Brunswick County, Virginia.
Marriage record of Brunswick County, Virginia.

MARRIAGE: Marriage record of Brunswick County, Virginia.
Marriage record of Brunswick County, Virginia.
Marriage record of Brunswick County, Virginia.
Marriage record of Brunswick County, Virginia.

Line 4204 from GEDCOM File not recognizable or too long:
MARR PLAC BRUNSWICK COUNTY, VIRGINIA (his cousin)

MARRIAGE: Marriage record of Brunswick County, Virginia.

MARRIAGE: Marriage record of Brunswick County, Virginia.
Marriage record of Brunswick County, Virginia.

Susannah J. EZELL [Parents] was born on 18 Feb 1777 in , Mecklenburg, Virginia, USA. She died on 29 Oct 1862 in , Davidson, Tennessee, USA. Susannah married Jeremiah EZELL on 16 Nov 1797 in , Brunswick, Virginia, USA.

BIRTH: Other birth date of 1779.

RELATIONSHIP: Wife was double first cousin.

MARRIAGE:performed by Balaam Ezell, Sr., Jeremiah's father. (Knorr's Marriages of Brunswick co., VA 1750-1810, p30

MARRIAGE: Marriage record of Brunswick County, Virginia.

SOURCE: Ezell of Surry, Virginia Boddie


Timothy EZELL Sr. [Parents] was born in 1689 in , Surry, Virginia, USA. He died on 15 Aug 1760 in , Sussex, Virginia, USA. Timothy married Mary BRADENTON about 1713 in , , Virginia, USA.

DEATH: Will proved 15 Aug 1760, Sussex Co., VA

"HISTORICAL SOUTHERN FAMILIES VOLUME V"; by John Bennett Boddie, 1993, Clearfield Company, Baltimore, MD.
p. 265-271 EZELL of Surry, Virginia

Mary BRADENTON [Parents] was born about 1689 in of, , Virginia, USA. She married Timothy EZELL Sr. about 1713 in , , Virginia, USA.

They had the following children:

  M i Thomas EZELL Sr.
  M ii Timothy EZELL Jr.
  M iii John EZELL
  F iv Lydia EZELL was born about 1724/1725 in , Surry, Virginia, USA.
  F v Elizabeth EZELL
  F vi Mary EZELL
  M vii George EZELL

John EZELL [Parents] was born on 10 Feb 1742 in , Surry, Virginia, USA and was christened on 10 Feb 1742 in Albemarle Parish, Surry, Virginia. He died in , Wake, North Carolina, USA. John married Jane about 1763 in Albemarle, , Virginia, USA.

John is found in the Mecklenburg County, Virginia census of 1782.

Jane was born about 1746 in Albermarle, Sussex, Virginia. She married John EZELL about 1763 in Albemarle, , Virginia, USA.

They had the following children:

  F i Phoebe EZELL was born on 15 Sep 1763 in , Sussex, Virginia, USA.
  M ii Hartwell EZELL was born on 28 Dec 1764 in Albermarle, Sussex, Virginia, USA and was christened on 28 Dec 1764 in Albemarle Parish, Sussex, Virginia. He died on 13 Nov 1836 in , Jasper, Georgia, USA and was buried in Family Cem, , Jasper, Georgia.

DOB: varified in Albemarle County Parish Records, VA, and in his family bible, now owned by Gibson Greer Ezell of Monticello, GA. Fought in Revolution("Georgia's Roster of the Revolution, p.351, and DAR erected monument at his grave in Family Cemetary on his farm near Monticello, Jasper county, GA.

SOURCE: DAR Patriot Index Soldier of Georgia
  F iii Lucy EZELL

William GILLIATT [Parents] was born in 1811 in , , Virginia. He died in of Orange, Indiana. William married Mrs. William GILLIATT about 1835 in , , Virginia.

CENSUS: 1850 census of Greenfield, Orange, Indiana shows: William and Anny Gillit and children: James P. and William B. and William Sr.'s children: John H., Ann E., George T. and Anny's daughter: Elvira Smith.

Mrs. William GILLIATT was born about 1815 in of Virginia. She died in , Orange, Indiana. Mrs. married William GILLIATT about 1835 in , , Virginia.

They had the following children:

  M i John H. GILLIATT was born in 1836 in , , Virginia. He died in of Orange, Indiana.
  F ii Ann E. GILLIATT was born in 1838 in , , Virginia. She died in of Orange, Indiana.

George EZELL Sr. [Parents] was born about 1648 in , Surry, Virginia, USA. He died on 16 Nov 1693 in , Surry, Virginia, USA. George married Elizabeth E. CLARKE about 1673 in , Surry, Virginia, USA.

"COLONIAL SURRY"; by John B. Boddie, 1992, Clearfield Company, Baltimore, MD. p 186 A List of Tithables taken June 10, 1674
ESSELL, George 1
p. 188 Surry County Tithables (White) in 1678
Geo. ESSELL
p. 192 Lawnes Creek Tithables 1683
ESSELL, George 1
p. 195 Surry County Tithables (White) in 1688
Geo. EZELL
p. 198 A List of Tithables taken June 10, 1694
ESSELL, George (91) 1
p. 211 Surry County Militia in 1687
(William and Mary Quarterly, Vol. II, p. 81)
Geo. ESSELL

"WILLS AND ADMINISTRATIONS OF SURRY COUNTY, VIRGINIA 1671-1750"; by Eliza Timberlake Davis, 1980, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, MD.
p. 49 EZELL, George: Leg.- Th Eldest son, George, my land leased to me by
Adam HEATH, lying and being in Charles City County near the head of
Upper Chipoakes Creek, and horses, cows, etc., when he is 21 yrs. old.
To Eldest daughter, Elizabeth, bed, blankets, etc., 3 pewter dishes and
3 plates to be given her at 16 years or married. To daughter, Mary,
pewter dishes, plates, etc. cows when 16 years old or married. To
daughter, Lucy, cows, horses, pewter dishes, etc. when 16 years old or
married. To daughter, Sarah, the same. To son, Timothy, furniture,
beds, etc. when he is 16 years old. Wife, Elizabeth, Exerx. 24 Dec.,
1692. Prob.: 11 Apr., 1693. Wit: John PESTELL, John JAMES. Book 4, p.
293.

"HISTORICAL SOUTHERN FAMILIES VOLUME V"; by John Bennett Boddie, 1993, Clearfield Company, Baltimore, MD.
p. 265-271 EZELL of Surry, Virginia

Elizabeth E. CLARKE [Parents] was born about 1652 in , Surry, Virginia, USA. She married George EZELL Sr. about 1673 in , Surry, Virginia, USA.

They had the following children:

  M i George EZELL Jr.
  F ii Elizabeth EZELL
  F iii Mary EZELL was born in 1681 in , Surry, Virginia, USA.
  F iv Lucy EZELL was born in 1684 in , Surry, Virginia, USA.
  F v Sarah EZELL was born in 1687 in , Surry, Virginia, USA.
  M vi Timothy EZELL Sr.

William ROSE [Parents] was born in 1720/1735 in , Surry, Virginia. He died in 1785/1792 in , Sussex, Virginia. William married Mary EZELL in 1754 in , Surry, Virginia, USA.

"ANCESTORS AND DESCENDANTS OF FREDERICK ROSE OF SUSSEX COUNTY, VIRGINIA, ORANG COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA, AND WAYNE AND HARDIN COUNTIES, TENNESSEE"; by Christine Rose, 1980, Rose Family Bulletin, San Jose, CA.

"COLONIAL SURRY"; by bJohn B. Boddie, 1992, Clearfield Company, Baltimore, MD.
p. 225 Surry County (Virginia) Census 1782
ROSE, William 9 White 0 Black

"BIRTH, DEATHS AND SPONSORS 1717-1778 FROM THE ALBEMARLE PARISH REGISTER OF SURRY AND SUSSEX COUNTIES, VIRGINIA"; by John Bennett Boddie; 1992, Clearfield Company, Baltimore, MD.
p. 124 William and Mary ROSE
Richard, 3/8/57, Thomas EZELL, Michajah PETWAY, Eliz. LAND
William, 2/2/59, Abel MABREY, Wm. HARRIS, Susanna MABREY
Mary, 7/30/54, Wm. ROLLAND, Mary ROSE, Hannah SEAT p. 125 Phoebe, 4/9/62, John EZELL Jr., Jesse RODGERS, Amy THREEWIT
Elijah, 3/19/65, Thomas EZELL, Jesse RODGERS, Amy THREEWIT
Fanny, twin, 3/19/65, Young STOKES, Sarah THREEWITS, Lydia OWEN
Frederick, 6/27/71, Edward POWELL, Timothy EZELL, Sucky OLIVER
Fanny, 11/15/73, Robert THOMPSON, Amy SLEDGE, Molly WHITEHEAD
Timothy Ezell, 7/21/74, Nathaniel FELTS, Nicholis WEATHERS, Faith
WEATHERS

Mary EZELL [Parents] was born about 1730/1732 in Albemarle Parish, Surry, Virginia, USA. She died after 1793 in , Sussex, Virginia. Mary married William ROSE in 1754 in , Surry, Virginia, USA.

They had the following children:

  F i Mary ROSE
  M ii Richard ROSE
  F iii Phoebe ROSE
  F iv Elizabeth ROSE
  M v Elijah ROSE
  F vi Fanny ROSE was born about 1765 in , Sussex, Virginia and was christened on 19 Mar 1765 in Albemarle Parish, Sussex, Virginia.
  F vii Fanny ROSE was born about 1773 in , Sussex, Virginia and was christened on 15 Nov 1773 in Albemarle Parish, Sussex, Virginia.
  M viii Timothy Ezell ROSE was born about 1774 in , Sussex, Virginia and was christened on 21 Jul 1774 in Albemarle Parish, Sussex, Virginia.
  M ix William ROSE
  F x Zilpha ROSE

Thomas EZELL Sr. [Parents] was born in 1715 in , Surry, Virginia, USA. He died on 18 Apr 1782 in , Sussex, Virginia, USA. Thomas married Ann ROSE about 1740 in , , Virginia, USA.

Ann ROSE [Parents] was born in 1722 in , Surry, Virginia. She died in Albemarle Parish, Sussex, Virginia, USA. Ann married Thomas EZELL Sr. about 1740 in , , Virginia, USA.

They had the following children:

  M i John EZELL
  M ii Thomas EZELL
  F iii Anne EZELL was born on 29 Jan 1746 in , Surry, Virginia, USA and was christened on 29 Jan 1746 in Albemarle Parish, Surry, Virginia.
  M iv William Siet EZELL
  M v Frederick EZELL was born on 28 Apr 1752 in , Surry, Virginia, USA and was christened on 28 Apr 1752 in Albemarle Parish, Sussex, Virginia. He died in , Rowan, North Carolina, USA.

MARRIAGE: Marriage Record of Rowan County, NC

MARRIAGE: Marriage Record of Rowan County, NC
Marriage Record of Rowan County, NC

MARRIAGE: Marriage Record of Rowan County, NC
Marriage Record of Rowan County, NC
Marriage Record of Rowan County, NC
Marriage Record of Rowan County, NC
  M vi Balaam EZELL
  M vii Abel EZELL

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