Happened upon a small klatch of O'Daniels in Orange County, NC that may be of
interest, whose will abstracts follow:
E78 Dated 20 April 1821, proved February Court 1825 John O'Daniel. Sons:
John, Henry, James, Jesse, Green. Daughters: Jane Cates, Peggy Thompson.
Peggy Thompson's three daughters, Nance, Jane and Anne Thompson are to have
her part (Is Peggy deceased?). Nancy Basket, John Basket and William Basket's
sons and daughter of Susannah Basket. Exec: son James and Thomas Thompson.
Wit: Ezra Durham, John Durham, Henry O'Daniel, Sr.
E369 Will dated 5 Jun 1825, proved Feb Court 1836 John O'Daniel. All of his
estate to his brothers Henry and Jesse O'Daniel. If brothers die without
issue property goes to Anne Waddleton and John Baskett of S. Carolina. No
Witnesses. Exec: Brothers Henry and Jesse O'Daniel.
D377 Henry O'Daniel Date 16 May 1813, proved May Court 1813. Three brothers,
Samuel, John and Joshua O'Daniel. Four sisters, Susannah Pickard, Jane
McDaniel, Sally Hastings and Peggy Pickard. Exec: James O'Daniel and Thomas
Hastings. Wit: Archibald Holmes, John Grimes.
E208 Henry O'Daniel Will Dated 22 Nov 1820, proved May Court 1829 Henry
O'Daniel wife Margery. Sons Samuel, John, Joshua. Daughters: Susannah
Pickhard, Jeane McDaniel, Sally Hastings, Margaret Pickhard. Grandson:
William O'Daniel, son of John. Grandsons: Henry and William, sons of
William (great grandsons?)
Exec: Thomas Hastings and Thomas Brewer. Wit: John O'Daniel, Jr., Jesse