Is anyone researching this line? I have rarely seen any posts. Here is
the lineage through the 5th generation:
JOHN DANIELL, born C. 1630; died 1679. He lived in Isle of Wight County,
Virginia, where he was a planter. He left a will proved there July 17,
The will is here set out in full:
WILL OF JOHN DANIELL
Made March 30, 1679; Proved July _, 1679
Isle of Wight Co., Virginia
W.B. 2, Page 203
IN THE NAME OF GOD AMEN: The one and Thirtieth day of March 1679, I John
Daniell of the Isle of Wight County in Virginia, Planter being sick and
weak in body but of sound and perfect mind and memory do make this my
last will and testament in manner and form following. First, I give and
bequeath my Soul into the hands of God my Creator and Maker and my body
to be buried in Sure and Certain hope of Resurrection to Eternall Life
through the only merit and satisfaction of Jesus Christ, my only Saviour
Imp. I give and bequeath unto my dear and loving wife Elizabeth and my
two sons Thomas and William, all my worldly goods which it hath pleased
God to endow me with all and debts being due to me from any person or
persons whatsoever, they true and faithfully paying all my debts, also
it is my desire that then my estate true an movable and unmovable,
except lumber such as povles and be equally divided between my wife
Elizabeth and my two sons Thomas and William, also it is my desire that
if there do arise any just discord between my wife and my two sons that
then they may have everything of what doth belong to them of goods and
cattle, and to have the liberty to chuse their gardner save only it is
my desire that if either of my sons or both of them have the occasion to
chuse their gardner it is my desire that they may not chuse any of their
kindred or relation, whatsoever, and I do constitute and ordain
Elizabeth, my loving wife my hold and sole executrix of this my last
will and testament.
In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal the day and year
John Daniell (seal) By His X Mark
Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of Phillip Thomas By His X
Proved in open Court held for the Isle of Wight County the 17th day of
July, 1679, the Oaths of Richard Reynolds and Phillip Thomas to be the
last will and testament of John Daniel, dec'd.
Descendants of John Daniell
Generation No. 1
1. JOHN1 DANIELL was born Abt. 1630, and died Abt. 1679 in Isle of Wight
County, VA.. He married ELIZABETH//________.
Notes for JOHN DANIELL:
His will was written 30 March 1679 and recorded in Isle of Wight County,
Va. Record of Wills 1661-1719, Vol. 2. The will lists, wife Elizabeth
and two sons, Thomas & William.
This information is based upon the work required by Mr. Hugh B.
Johnston, an instructor in Historical writing (May 1974), on the line
from John Daniell to John Daniel. The line of Gerald Lynn Daniel, a
descendant of William Daniel, is also included in this family. Gerald
has been helpful in updating the John Daniell line.
Children of JOHN DANIELL and ELIZABETH//________ are:
2. i. WILLIAM2 DANIEL, b. Bef. 1679, Isle of Wight County, VA.; d. Abt.
1750, Isle of WIght County, VA..
ii. THOMAS DANIEL, b. Bef. 1679.
Generation No. 2
2. WILLIAM2 DANIEL (JOHN1 DANIELL) was born Bef. 1679 in Isle of Wight
County, VA., and died Abt. 1750 in Isle of WIght County, VA.. He married
DEBORAH GARLAND, daughter of PETER GARLAND and GRACE.
Notes for WILLIAM DANIEL:
His will was made on 10 September 1738, Isle of Wight County, VA. The
will was probated on 7 March 1750.
Children of WILLIAM DANIEL and DEBORAH GARLAND are:
i. ANN3 DANIEL.
ii. DEBERRY "DEBORAH" DANIEL, m. ________// LUCAS.
iii. GARLAND DANIEL.
3. iv. JAMES DANIEL, d. Aft. 1768.
v. MARY RITE DANIEL, m. WRIGHT.
vi. SARAH DANIEL, m. ________// BARRETT.
4. vii. JOHN DANIEL, b. Aft. 1709, Isle of Wight County, VA.; d.
February 17, 1755, Dobbs/Northampton County, NC.
5. viii. PETER DANIEL, b. Bef. 1730; d. 1800.
ix. WILLIAM DANIEL, b. Bef. 1750.
Generation No. 3
3. JAMES3 DANIEL (WILLIAM2, JOHN1 DANIELL) died Aft. 1768. He married
Child of JAMES DANIEL and SARAH POPE is:
i. MILES4 DANIEL.
4. JOHN3 DANIEL (WILLIAM2, JOHN1 DANIELL) was born Aft. 1709 in Isle of
Wight County, VA., and died February 17, 1755 in Dobbs/Northampton
County, NC. He married SARAH DICKINSON, daughter of JOHN DICKINSON and
Notes for JOHN DANIEL:
His will was made on 1 July 1750 and recorded in Northampton County, NC.
The will was proved in February Court, 1755, naming his wife and
Ref: Abstract of Wills, 1690-1760, in Northampton County, NC. (pg. 90)
Children of JOHN DANIEL and SARAH DICKINSON are:
6. i. ISAAC4 DANIEL, SR., d. Abt. 1795, Dobbs County, NC.
ii. EZEKIEL DANIEL.
iii. SARAH DANIEL.
iv. ABRAHAM DANIEL.
7. v. EPHRAIM DANIEL, b. Abt. 1738, Isle of Wight County, VA.; d. Abt.
1801, Wayne County, NC.
vi. ELIZABETH DANIEL.
vii. JOHN DANIEL.
viii. JOSEPH DANIEL, d. Northampton County, NC.
5. PETER3 DANIEL (WILLIAM2, JOHN1 DANIELL) was born Bef. 1730, and died
1800. He married MARY.
Notes for PETER DANIEL:
He left a will in Campbell County, Virginia dated 6 February 1779.
Children of PETER DANIEL and MARY are:
8. i. RICHARD4 DANIEL, b. 1752, Chesterfield County, VA; d. Aft. 1848.
ii. PETER DANIEL, b. Bef. 1760; m. RACHEL.
Notes for PETER DANIEL:
Listed on the Campbell County, Virginia., tax list as Peter Daniel, Jr.
They deeded land in 1811 and 1812 in Campbell County,( DB #10).
iii. WILLIAM DANIEL, b. Bef. 1760; m. EDITH SUTTENFIELD, January 10,
1792, Campbell County, VA.
iv. JOHN DANIEL, b. 1766.
v. ZACHARIAH DANIEL, b. 1774.
vi. LUCY DANIEL, b. Bef. 1760; m. TRENT.
vii. SARAH DANIEL, b. Bef. 1760; m. DANSY.
viii. JEMIMA DANIEL, b. Bef. 1760; m. WILLIAM HINTON.
Generation No. 4
6. ISAAC4 DANIEL, SR. (JOHN3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1 DANIELL) died Abt. 1795 in
Dobbs County, NC. He married MARY ROUSE, daughter of SOLOMAN ROUSE.
Notes for ISAAC DANIEL, SR.:
There is no record of a will for Isaac Daniel, Sr.
Children of ISAAC DANIEL and MARY ROUSE are:
9. i. ISAAC5 DANIEL, JR., b. Wayne County, NC (Now Wilson Co.); d. Aft.
1809, Wayne County, NC.
10. ii. JACOB DANIEL.
11. iii. SOLOMAN DANIEL.
iv. ELIZABETH DANIEL, m. LENIS ROUNDTREE.
v. MARY DANIEL, m. TIMOTHY AYCOCK.
7. EPHRAIM4 DANIEL (JOHN3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1 DANIELL) was born Abt. 1738
in Isle of Wight County, VA., and died Abt. 1801 in Wayne County, NC. He
married BRAMLEY CAROLINE.
Children of EPHRAIM DANIEL and BRAMLEY CAROLINE are:
12. i. ELIZABETH5 DANIEL, b. November 07, 1768, Northampton County, NC;
d. July 12, 1847, Haywood County, TN..
ii. EPHRAIM DANIEL, b. Aft. 1754; d. WFT Est. 1767-1873.
iii. BRAMLEY DANIEL, b. WFT Est. 1754-1795; d. WFT Est. 1766-1876; m.
8. RICHARD4 DANIEL (PETER3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1 DANIELL) was born 1752 in
Chesterfield County, VA, and died Aft. 1848. He married UNNAMED.
Children of RICHARD DANIEL and UNNAMED are:
i. JOSIAH5 DANIEL, b. Aft. 1752.
ii. ROBERT DANIEL, b. Aft. 1752.
iii. THOMAS DANIEL, b. Aft. 1752.
Generation No. 5
9. ISAAC5 DANIEL, JR. (ISAAC4, JOHN3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1 DANIELL) was born
in Wayne County, NC (Now Wilson Co.), and died Aft. 1809 in Wayne
County, NC. He married MARY "MAY" BARNES, daughter of JESSE BARNES.
Notes for ISAAC DANIEL, JR.:
The will of Isaac Daniel, Jr. was made on 13 January 1809 in Wayne
(formerly Dobbs Co.) NC. Names wife Mary and son David. Old home site:
Daniel's Chapel-Old Seven Bridges Road which runs from Fremont to
Wilson, N. C.
Children of ISAAC DANIEL and MARY BARNES are:
13. i. DAVID6 DANIEL, b. April 05, 1800, Wayne County, NC; d. 1871, Nash
14. ii. JACOB DANIEL, b. February 02, 1805; d. July 15, 1880.
iii. ELIZABETH DANIEL, m. CHANCE.
iv. PATSEY DANIEL.
v. POLLY DANIEL.
vi. ISAAC DANIEL III, m. ELIZABETH.
10. JACOB5 DANIEL (ISAAC4, JOHN3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1 DANIELL). He married
SARAH SIMMS, daughter of JAMES SIMMS.
Children of JACOB DANIEL and SARAH SIMMS are:
i. ISAAC6 DANIEL, m. PENELOPE BARNES.
ii. JAMES DANIEL, m. ZILPHA NENSOME.
iii. PENELOPE DANIEL.
iv. BRITTON DANIEL.
v. MOSE DANIEL.
vi. ELIZABETH DANIEL, m. LEWIS ROUNDTREE.
11. SOLOMAN5 DANIEL (ISAAC4, JOHN3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1 DANIELL). He married
Children of SOLOMAN DANIEL and MARTHA PENELOPE are:
i. GINCY6 DANIEL.
ii. HARRIET DANIEL.
iii. PEARCY DANIEL.
12. ELIZABETH5 DANIEL (EPHRAIM4, JOHN3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1 DANIELL) was
born November 07, 1768 in Northampton County, NC, and died July 12, 1847
in Haywood County, TN.. She married (1) ISAAC DICKINSON Abt. 1787 in
Wayne County, NC. She married (2) JONATHAN ROGERS 1787 in Wayne County,
Children of ELIZABETH DANIEL and JONATHAN ROGERS are:
i. SALLY6 ROGERS, b. September 14, 1788; d. Bef. 1882.
ii. BENJAMIN ROGERS, b. Abt. 1790; d. Abt. 1812.
iii. JONATHAN ROGERS,JR., b. February 18, 1790, Wayne County, NC; d.
September 01, 1871, LaFayette Township, Ouachita Co., AR; m. SARAH
ROUNTREE, March 12, 1812, Wayne County, NC.
iv. MARTHA ROGERS, b. July 16, 1791; d. WFT Est. 1792-1885.