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Grizel Whitlock - VA - 1759

Grizel Whitlock - VA - 1759

Posted: 17 Mar 2000 10:34PM GMT
Edited: 15 Apr 2002 10:51PM GMT
Looking for maiden name of Grizel, and first
name of the Whitlock she married. The family
lived in St. James Parish, Goochland Co VA.In
her will dated 1759, she mentioned her child-
ren William WHITLOCK, John WHITLOCK, Sarah
(wife of Thomas ALBRITTON). Grizel Whitlock's
son, John WHITLOCK, and James WOODSON, her
brother-in-law, were named executors. The
will was witnessed by Robert WHITLOCK
(relationship unknown), Josias Payne Jr., and
John Daniel Coleman.

A Thomas WHITLOCK contested the validity of
the will.

I will appreciate very much any help with
this family.

Grizzel Whitlock of Goochland Co., VA

David Robertson (View posts)
Posted: 26 Mar 2000 1:53PM GMT
Louise, Great to find you. I am 5th great grandson of Grizell Whitlock via her son William who went to Union Co., SC. We have an old Bible that was brought to Texas via Blount County, Alabama, by William's daughter (d. 1850 Blount Co., Ala, then her daughters. But it is not old enough to answer your questions. I have researched myself in Goochland courthouse. I have been in contact with others. It IS THOUGHT Grizzell was nee COLEMAN. Probably. I have received data from several sources that her husband was a James Whitlock. We will never prove it, I am afraid, because: There is a deed in Goochland about 1750 for Grizzell Whitlock of " " County (not New Kent, but an adjoining county equally "burned out." (I am doing this by memory.) I teach U. S. History (semi-retired at 54) at two East Texas community colleges. Has been a year of change, and my records are scattered somewhat currently. I am very interested in WHITLOCK, and your's is mine. Let us contact and share, especially when I get "settled." My mail address is now P. O. Box 483, Gilmer, Texas 75644. Wait! You are not Louise from Austin are you? If so this is highly redundant! If so, good to talk to you again. I have a new computer.
Trying to learn this stuff!!

Grizzell Whitlock

Posted: 26 Mar 2000 7:38PM GMT
Edited: 15 Apr 2002 10:51PM GMT

I'm very pleased to connect with another
Whitlock researcher and cousin (no matter
how "distant"). Since my previous post,
I did find COLEMAN data which identified
Grizzell WHITLOCK as a COLEMAN, daughter of
Daniel and Unknown COLEMAN. According to
that data, Daniel was the son of Robert
COLEMAN and Elizabeth GRIZZELL. If that
research is well documented, it could be
just what we need.

Let me know when you get your Whitlock
research re-organized, and then we can share,
compare, and maybe find a few pieces to fill
gaps in the Whitlock jigsaw puzzle. I'm
going to be busy until after April 17th, but
anytime after that, I'll be ready to "talk".

Louise from NW Arkansas

Grizzel Whitlock of Goochland, County, VA

Posted: 11 Apr 2000 5:28AM GMT
Edited: 5 Jan 2003 1:31AM GMT
Hi, I am descended from John Whitlock and Sarah Wilborn Whitlock. Some believe this John was the son of John Whitlock and Ann Logan of Goochland. John of Goochlands mother was Grizzel Coleman Whitlock. Do you have any information to show John (md to Sarah Wilborn) was the son of John and Ann Logan Whitlock? Please see
for descendants of John and Sarah Whitlock.


Greg Whitlock

Grizzell Whitlock

David Robertson (View posts)
Posted: 19 May 2000 2:09PM GMT

I had a long message to you today, and lost it. I went back to see what I had written you previously. I will try again. Thank you for writing. I do know you are not Louise in Austin! I have some I can share re Whitlock.

More later. Thank you so much for writing.

David in NE TX

Grizzell Whitlock

Posted: 19 May 2000 8:00PM GMT
Edited: 15 Apr 2002 10:51PM GMT
I will look forward to receiving more information on the Whitlock family when you have time to re-do it.

Thank you,
Louise Hunter

Grizzell Whitlock

Posted: 29 Apr 2001 11:30PM GMT
Edited: 2 Jul 2001 5:37AM GMT
I'm confused. Were there two Grizzell's? I'm related about 7 or 8 generations down through Mitchel, David H., John Robert, Andrew Jackson, Andrew Fred, and Lawrence William Whitlock. Would like to share family info. Thanks! My e-mail address is:

Re: Grizzel Whitlock of Goochland Co., VA

Tanya (View posts)
Posted: 22 Jun 2005 3:05AM GMT
Classification: Query
My GGGrandfather was from South Carolina, but his name is unknown. It is possibly Alexander. My GG was Ned W Whitlock who married Mary Watts and Sally Gibson. Please let me know if there are any connections.
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