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135. Thomas STAMPS was born on 15 March 1781 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.75 He died before 18 July 1834 at the age of 53 in Halifax County, Virginia.75,77

Anna Ragland was a widow when she married Thomas Stamps.

Will dated 18 Jul 1834; proved 27 Apr 1835. Will Book 17, p.299, 1834 in Halifax Co VA.
Loaned slaves to daughters Mary R. Rice and Elizabeth F. Watkins, to descend to their children. Slaves to sons William L. and Thomas Stamps. Also to son William L. tracts of land in Pittsylvania Co: 405 acres which my father owed at his death, 160 acres bought of Henry Wilson, 240 acres bought of William Burgess, also 1/2 of saw & grist mill and 1/2 of 16 acres around the mill. To son Thomas the following: 240 acres on which I now live, 486 acres bought of Thomas Hoge & wife, 300 acres bought from the estate of Edmund Richardson, 135 acres bought of James Farley, 86 acres bought of Archelus Whitlock, 40 acres bought of Robert Freman, 70 acres bought of the heirs of Banister Freeport, and 1/2 of the saw & grist mill and the 16 acres around it. Daughter Mary R. Rice a tract of 205 acres bought of estate of Gains. Daughter Elizabeth F. Watkins 50 acres south of Dan River bought of the Estate of John Lewis. Samuel Watkins and Izard B. Rice, Executors. Wit: A. J. Walker, Daniel A. Penwick, Warner K. Lewis.

Thomas STAMPS and Anna Beaufort RAGLAND were married on 2 January 1809 in Halifax County, Virginia.75,102 Anna Beaufort RAGLAND, daughter of Evan RAGLAND and Susanna LIPSCOMB, was born about 1777.75 She died on 9 January 1834 at the age of 57 in Halifax County, Virginia.75

Thomas STAMPS and Anna Beaufort RAGLAND had the following children:

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Mary Ragland STAMPS77 was born in October 1809 in Halifax County, Virginia.75

Married Dr. Izard B. Rice on 2 Jun 1830, Halifax Co VA.

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Elizabeth Frances STAMPS77 was born on 15 September 1813 in Halifax County, Virginia.75 She died on 21 July 1896 at the age of 82 in Milton, Caswell County, North Carolina.75

Married Samuel Watkins.

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Dr. William Lipscomb "Buck" STAMPS.

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Thomas STAMPS75,77 was born on 15 September 1818 in Halifax County, Virginia.75 He died on 11 March 1855 at the age of 36 in Milton, Caswell County, North Carolina.75

Died at Glennburnie Plantaion; buried Oakley Plantation. Granduated from the U of NC in 1836 at age 18. Married Elizabeth Ann Walker 16 Mar 1842 in Caswell Co NC - John K. Graves & Charles R. Dodson were witnesses. Eliza died 29 Sep 1851 and buried on the Oakley Plantation. Thomas married (2) Sarah Barnard.
Thomas' Will is in Will Book A, p.287, Caswell Co NC. He left all of his estate to Dr. J. Rice of Charlotte Co VA and to Samuel Watkins [brothers-in-law] & Dr. William L. Stamps [brother] of Caswell Co NC, but they are to pay his wife Sarah $1000 annually. Dated 11 Jan 1855. Apparently had no children.