William Remy Sr. / Ramey

      Sixth Generation:

      William Remy Sr.
      Born: 1672 Westmoreland County Virginia
      Died: @ 1738

      Married: 1693 Catherine Asbury
      Born: 1672/75
      Died: sometime after May, 1838 she was listed in Williams will which was proven in 1838
      Catherine, dau. of Henry and Mary Durant Asbury

      Grandaughter of William and Alice Durant of Maryland
      A Short genealogy of Henry Asbury

      Document from a page in the Virginia Genealogy Society on the Asbury's

      Westmoreland Co., Va., Deed Book 81, p. 448; “William Remy is deeded 100 acres of land from the heirs of Peter Duncan, and enters into possession of same in 1693.”

      Westmoreland Co., Va., Order Book 1698-1705, p. 9; “May 25, 1698, Benjamin George is bound as apprentice to William Remy.”

      Westmoreland Co., Va, Deed Book 2, p. 186; “May 30, 1699, William Remy witnesses deed from Edward Ransdell to Jacob Remy, Jr., his brother.”

      Va. County Records, by Drozier; Proprietor Deeds of Grants, Book 2, p. 291; “William Reamy, 123 acres of land - 1698.”

      Westmoreland Co., Va,, Order Book 1698-1705, p. 110; “William Remey, appointed Constable April 30, 1701.”

      Va. County Records, by Crozier, Book 3, p. 47; “Henry Asbury received Grant for 80 acres of land in 1704.”

      Westmoreland Co.,, Va., Will Book 4, p. 13; “Will of Henry Asbury, dated Feb. 3, 1706, proved April 1707; to sons Henry 400 acres, Thomas 400 acres, Benjamin 100 acres, daughter Catherine, one cow. Executor: My wife Mary.”

      Westmoreland co., Va., Will Book 4, p. 49; “Mary Asbury, widow, give unto Mary Remy, her granddaughter, daughter of William and Katherine Remy, a yearling heifer marked with a crop on the right ear and cross and nick under the left and branded on the right buttock with the figure 3, which at the said Mary Asbury’s request is entered on the records of W.Co., Va., the 19th day of June 1709. Pr. Ja: West.como, Clerk Court.”

      Westmoreland Co., Va., Will Book 82, p. 548: “Will of William Remy, aged 65, dated Nov. 19, 1737, proved May 30, 1738:

      To wife Catherine, use of plantation for life
      son William, one shilling
      To son Jacob Remeys heirs
      son Asbury Remey
      dau. Mary Sanders
      dau. Catherine Wormeth
      son John Remy, unmarried
      son James Remy, unmarried
      son Daniel Remy, under the age of 17 - the plantation when wife Mary dies
      granddau. Elizabeth Sanders, one feather bed when she marries.”

      Children of William Remy Sr and Catherine Asbury
        1...William Remy jr.
        Born: 1696 in Westmoreland Co., Va
        lived in Prince George Co and was in Stafford County Va. In 1741
        died: 1758 Frederick County/Hampshire County Virginia

        Married: 2 Sept 1727, Barbara Byram
        Born: 1720
        William Remy Jr. Genealogy

        2...Jacob Remy
        Born: 1698 Westmoreland County Virginia
        died: 1735
        Married: 1726 Ann Carr
        Born: 1700 was the next to the youngest child of her father
        Daughter of William and Sarah Carr of Westmoreland Co. Va.
        Mentioned in will of Sarah Carr widow of William dated Nov 21, 1726.
        Jacob Remyand Ann Carr Information

          1…John Born 1727 Married Mary and died in 1741
          2…Catherine Remy Born 1728
          3…Jacob Born 1730 Married: daughter of Thomas Pritchard
          4…Joseph Born 1732 Married: Miss Edwards
        3...Asbury Remy
        Born: 1703 Westmoreland County Va
        Died: 1776 Westmoreland County Va
        Married: Elizabeth Hannah Neale
        Born: 1723, daughter of Daniel Neale and Ursula Presley
        Asbury Remy Genealogy

        4...Mary Remy
        Born: June 19 1709 Westmoreland County Virginia
        Married: William Sanders, June 19, 1709, at which time her grandmother on her mother’s side, Mary Asbury, gave her a yearling heifer. They lived near the Remy farm.
          1... One Child Known: Elizabeth Sanders mentioned in Grandfathers will

        5...Catherine Remy
        Born: 1710 Westmoreland County Virgina
        Married: Unknown?? Wormeth

        6...John Remy
        Born: 1712 Westmoreland County Va.
        Died: 1791 Henry County Virginia
        Married: 6 April 1740 Stafford County Va., Mary Linton
        Born: 1719 died 1781

          Children of John and Mary Linton Remy
          1...Jeremiah Remy born 11-18-1740 Faquer County Va
          2...Presley Remy born 12-28-1742 Overwharton Parish Stafford County Va
          3...Tabitha Remy born 3-18 1744/45 Overwharton Parish Stafford County Va
          4...Caleb Remy Sr. born 5-20-1747 Overwharton Parish Stafford County Va
          died: 1818 Frederick County Virginia
          Married: Elizabeth Hawkins 1792
          Children Of Caleb and Elizabeth Hawkins Remy
            1...Mary Ramey born 1795 Frederick Co Va
            2...Jesse Ramey born 9-30-1793 Frederick Co Va
            3...Sarah Ramey born 6-26-1801 Frederick Co Va
            4...John Ramey Sr. born 2-24-1804 Frederick Co Va
            5...Caleb Ramey Jr. born 3-15-1806 Frederick Co Va
            died: 6-31-1856 White County Indiana
            Married: Lucinda Hollis born 6-1801 died 11-23-1880 Indiana
            1...George Ramey born 3-16-1831 died 1851 Indiana
            2...William Lewis Ramey born 1-9-1834 died 12-26-1907
            Married: 4-2-1857 Clarinda Smith born 1828
          1...James M. Ramey
          Married: Clara Stryker born 21 April 1875 Indiana:
          Children Listed: Alta M. Ramey: Pearl Ramey: Lois Mae Ramey: Ester Ramey
        5...Lydia Remy
        Born: 7-30-1749 Overwharton Parish Stafford County Va

        6...Butler Remy
        Born: 4-28-1750 Overwharton Parish Stafford County Va

        7...John Remy Jr.
        Born: 11-8-1753 Overwharton Parish Stafford County Va

        Died: 7-27-1824 Hopewell Twp Muskengum Washington
        Married: 2-17-1778 Fauquier County Va Edith Browning
          1...Jacob Asbury Ramey
          Born: 1785 Overwharton Parish Stafford Co Va
          died: 6-11-1861 McKean Twp Licking County Ohio
          Married: 1-29-1807 Elizabeth Crawford
          one child listed: Sennet Remy born 2-25-1757 Overwharton Parish Stafford Co Va

        8...Sennet Remy
        Born: 2-25-1757 Overwharton Parish Stafford County Va

      7...James Remy
      Born: 1715 Westmoreland County Virginia
      Died: 1760 Frederick County Virginia
      Listed 1754 Frederick County Virginia Land Patent: Indian Branch Card 11302 H0586
      Married: Elizabeth Sanders

      James Remy Genealogy

      8...Daniel Remy
      Born: 1720 Westmoreland County Virginia
      Died: 1762 Frederick County Virginia
      Married: 1744 Dorcas Brickey born 1724
      daughter of John Brickey and Sarah Brickey
      This genealogy line is the start of the separate line of William Remy of Floyd County Kentucky. This line for the most part kept the spelling Remy of the name

      William Remy of Floyd County Ky Genealogy

      9...Elizabeth Remy
      Born: 1722 Westmoreland County Virginia

      Main Ramey Index

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