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Richard Napier[1]

Male 1747 - 1823


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  • Born  12 Sep 1747  Albemarle County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender  Male 
    Died  24 Mar 1823  Dickson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID  I170  Nashville
    Last Modified  22 Mar 2008 

    Father  Patrick Napier,   b. 01 Feb 1713, Henrico County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1784, Albemarle County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Martha Claiborne,   b. 27 Nov 1727, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1784, Albemarle County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  abt. 1739 
    Family ID  F84  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Mary Wills,   b. 23 Feb 1757, Albemarle County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1810, Dickson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Married  22 Oct 1772  Goochland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Children 
     1. James R. Napier
    >2. Richard Claiborne Napier,   b. 01 Nov 1773, Albemarle County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1834, Laurel Furnace, Dickson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Elizabeth Dancy Napier,   b. 19 Nov 1775, Albemarle County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. Molly Wills Napier,   b. 09 Sep 1777, Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    >5. Thomas Napier,   b. 22 Apr 1779, Fluvanna County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Martha Claiborne Napier,   b. 12 Mar 1781, Fluvanna County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    >7. Elias Wills Napier,   b. 05 Mar 1783,   d. 07 Aug 1848, Dickson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    >8. John Wills Napier,   b. 01 Apr 1785, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1864, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Sarah Ann Fox Napier,   b. 29 Jun 1787, Augusta, Columbia County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Lucy Anne Napier,   b. 25 Jun 1789, Richmond County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    >11. George Fox Napier,   b. 29 Jan 1791, Columbia County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1840, Carroll Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    >12. Henry Augustus C Napier,   b. 28 Jul 1792, Columbia County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Aug 1846, Dickson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  22 Mar 2008 
    Family ID  F57  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Mary Southern 
    Married  Dec 1818  [1, 6
    Last Modified  22 Mar 2008 
    Family ID  F96  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • was a colonel with the NC Militia
    • was captain of Fluvania County Militia, 1777
    • built the first brick house in Dickson county [1]

    Died:
    • is thought to be buried at the Napier home. [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S93] Napier Family of Tennessee & Georgia, Wood, Winifred Leonard, (Georgia Genealogical Society Quarterly, Volume 4, Issue 4. pg. 950. 1968.).

    2. [S53] Dorman, John F., and Claiborne T. Smith. Claiborne of Virginia : descendants of Colonel William Claiborne : the first eight generations. Baltimore: Gateway P, 1995., 526.

    3. [S39] Dickson County, Tennessee, Will Book, Volume 2, (Simmons Historical Society), WorldVitalRecords.com..
      Elias W. Napier will.

    4. [S53] Dorman, John F., and Claiborne T. Smith. Claiborne of Virginia : descendants of Colonel William Claiborne : the first eight generations. Baltimore: Gateway P, 1995., 44, 526.

    5. [S72] Larsen Family Tree: Patrick Napier Descendants, http://tinyurl.com/3cjo76..

    6. [S53] Dorman, John F., and Claiborne T. Smith. Claiborne of Virginia : descendants of Colonel William Claiborne : the first eight generations. Baltimore: Gateway P, 1995., 44.