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35. William STAMPS18 was born about 1765 in Virginia. He died on 22 October 1855 at the age of 90 in Bourbon County, Kentucky.

"Three of the children of William Stamps were "rec'd into care" of the Broad Run Baptist Church on 14 Apr 1765, Ann, William & John." I've seen this statement repeatedly but transcripts of the Broad Run Baptist Church minutes do not have the infant William Stamps at all. On April 14th 1765, the following infants was received into the care of the church: John Stamps, son of Wm. Stamps. Ann Stamp, daughter of John Stamps. And on May 19th, 1769, Molly Stamps, daughter of Wm. Stamps was received into the care of the church.

Pittsylvania Co VA DB 12
p.189 25 Apr 1800 Simon Matthews & Mary his wife of Fauquier Co VA, legatee of William Stamps dec'd. Said Simon Matthew as attorney in fact of William Stamps, another legatee of the co Bourbon & state of KY and John Stamps of Co Pittsy of the other part. 47£ paid by John Stamps. Two-third parts of tract on Jeremiahs fork formerly property of William Stamps decd and devised by his LW&T. The whole containing 365 acres. Simon Matthews & Mary his wife and Simon Matthew for William Stamps. Signed: Simon Matthew, William Stamps Wit: Thomas Stamps, Timothy Stamps, William Burgess, John Stamps

20 Oct 1800 Proved by three of wit
p.190 William Stamps of Bourbon Co KY. Appoint Simon Matthew of Co of Fauquier my attorney in fact. 2 May 1799. Signed William Stamps Recorded in Pittsy 20 Oct 1800

1820 Census, Millersburg, Bourbon Co KY
William Stamps: 1m 16-18, 1m 16-26, 1m +45; 1f 26-26, 1f +45

1830 Census, Bourbon Co KY
William Stamps, 1m 20-30, 1m 60-70, 1f 10-15, 1f 30-40, 1f 60-70

1840 Census, Bourbon Co KY
next to Henry Ewalt
William Stamps, age 70-80

The 1850 Census shows William to be age 83 [b. ca 1767]. He is said to have died in 1855 at age 91 - these don't quite match, but the 1850 census is incorrect based on his record from the Broad Run Church.
1850, Bourbon Co KY
William Stamps, age 83, b. VA. In his household: William Alexander, age 30, b. KY, William 4, John 2, and Jane D. age 28, born in Mississippi.

William STAMPS and Jane SHORE were married on 26 January 1792 in Bourbon County, Kentucky.18 Jane SHORE18 was born (date unknown).

William STAMPS and Jane SHORE had the following children:

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Ketturah STAMPS.