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Abstract of Will of Alvin MOTHERSHEAD
filed 3 June 1735 in Richmond County, Lunenberg Parish, VA

To Godson George MORTON, son of William MORTON, all land which I bought of Thomas SIMS, John DOYLE, and James DOYLE containing 360 acres, If he has no heirs, to go to his brother, Jeremiah MORTON; to John MORTON, son of William MORTON, all the land I bought of William MORTON his said father, if he has no heirs, to his sister Sarah MORTON; Elijah MORTON, son of William MORTON; Anne, Elizabeth, and Jane (daughters of William MORTON); brother John MOTHERSHEAD and friend William MORTON.
Witnesses: William JORDAN, Arjalon PRICE, Matthew KNIGHT

[source: Wills of Richmond County Virginia 1699-1800 by Robert K. Headley, Jr]

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Receipts filed in 1746 in connection with the Estate of Alvin MOTHERSHEAD

[source: Deed Abstracts of Orange County Virginia 1743 - 1776 Virginia County Court Records by Ruth and Sam Sparacio]