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93. Major PRICE43,47,83,84 was born in October 1779.45 He died on 3 March 1829 at the age of 49 in Caswell County, North Carolina.47

Pittsylvania Co VA DB 10
p.163 6 Mar 1795 John May & Susannah his wife and Joseph Tomlin, to Meredith Price. 250£. Tract on upper Sandy Creek of Dan 335 acres. Begin at mouth of a branch, up the branch, Daniel Prices's line, Tomlin's line, William Astins line, oak on Logan branch and down the same, burnt Cabin line, crossing Ash branch & Sandy Creek, along Cuddy Prices line. Signed: John May, Susannah (X) May, Joseph (X) Tomlin
Wit: Daniel Price, William W. Guinn, James Fowlkes, Major Price, William Price20 Apr 1795 Ack & Susannah relinq dower right.
p.165 9 Mar 1795 Robert Price & Salley his wife to John May. 50£. tract on waters of Sandy River – 112 acres. Billings line. Signed: Robert Price, Salley Price
Wit: Daniel Price, James Fowlkes, Major Price, William Price20 Apr 1795 Ack & Salley relinq dower right.
p.175 9 Mar 1795 Meredith Price & Polly his wife to John May. 100£. Waters of upper Sandy Creek. 100 acres. George Sutherlins line, back of the Creek, up the manders, Fallings order line. Part of Mrs. Ann McDaniels Survey of 469 acres. Signed: Marday Price, Polly Price.
Wit: Daniel Price, James Fowlkes, Major Price, William Price20 Apr 1795 Ack & Polly relinq dower

Caswell DB P, p.358: William Price, Sen of Pittsylvania Co VA to his son Major Price of Caswell NC for love and affection, 333 3/4 acres on Hogan's Crk adj James Martin, Epaphroditus Stone, William Ware. 17 Jun 1809 Wit: William W. Price, Maraday Price [probably brothers of Major]

Caswell Co NC Deeds
DB DD, p.183 28 Jan 1836 Thomas L. Price, atty for John W. Wells and Martha A. Wells, late Martha A. Price, all of Jefferson Co MO to John McDaniel of Caswell for $2920. 730 A on Hogan's Crk adj John Ware Sen, William Ware Sen, Henry Burton, John Marler, Benjamin C. West Sr. - land formerly owned by the late Major Price of Pittsylvania Co VA. Wit: Cary W. West

The Price book states that Major Price married Sarah Wallers. Marriage was recorded in Pittsylvania Co VA; she was the daughter of John Waller who gave permission. Joel Waller was the bondsman. This must have been a brief first marriage. John Waller's will does state his daughter Sarah had married Major Price and was deceased.

Major apparently married (perhaps 2nd) on 13 Oct 1803 to Susan Lawson who died 11 Feb 1822. Major Price died on 3 Mar 1829. Children of Major Price and Susan Lawson were Nancy Fuqua Price, Sophia D. Price, Thomas L. Price and Martha Allen Price.
Pittsylvania Marriage Bond: Nancy F. Price to Merriwether Bolton, 23 Sep 1823. Father, Major Price Sr. Pleasant Waller, bondsman.

Caswell Co SB L, July Court 1829
p.420 Inventory of estate of Major Price, dec'd by Thos. L. Price, adm.

Major PRICE and Sarah "Sally" WALLER were married on 19 May 1801 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.46,47 Sarah "Sally" WALLER83, daughter of John WALLER and Lydia DODSON, was born circa 1767 in Virgina. She died before October 1803 at the age of 36.

I previously had the Sally who married Major Price as a daughter of Spiers Walters & Lydia Stamps. I am not sure of the source and this cannot be possible. Sally was married and died by 1803. Spiers Walters & Lydia Stamps did not even marry until 1813.

Major Price married for the second time on 13 Oct 1803 to Susan Lawson.

Major PRICE and Susan LAWSON were married on 13 October 1803.47 Susan LAWSON died on 11 February 1822.

Major PRICE and Susan LAWSON had the following children:

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i.

Nancy Fuqua PRICE was born (date unknown).

158

ii.

Sophia D. PRICE was born (date unknown).

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iii.

Thomas Lawson PRICE.

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iv.

Martha Allen PRICE was born (date unknown).