"Seventeenth Century Isle of Wight" (VA_
"...The DANIELS family seems to have come from the Blackwater River region
of Essex, England, and was also related to the WISEMANS. Morant says, "John
DANIEL of Messing Hall, Essex., married Ursula daughter of William WISEMAN
of Great Badow. He was seaterd at Acton in Suffolk and bought the Manor of
Butlers in Hinchford Hundred in Essex. One of his descendants sold it to
Robert JENNINGS about 1690." (Morant, II, P. 177, 310)
Will and Deed Book 1, I.O.W., VA:
"Richard RIDDLEHURST sells to George WILKINSON a horse, 2 Jan 1673. John
ALFORD, Thos HARDY. George WILKINSON assigns it to John DANIELL. 9 Feb
"Daniel, John: Leg. wife Elizabeth and my two children. wife, Extx. D.
January 24, 1727/28. R. November 25, 1728.
Wit: Joseph NORSWORTHY, Thomas NORSWORTHY. Page 134." I.O.W. Will Book.