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Husband:  George HARRISON II
Birth:  ca. 1682
Death:  1733
Father:  George HARRISON I
Mother:  Elizabeth DUNCAN
Wife:  Ann / Anne RUST
Birth:  ca. 1686
Death:  Nov/Dec 1748, North Farnham Par., Richmond Co., VA
Father:  Samuel RUST (c1670-1717/8)
Mother:  Martha ESKRIDGE
1.  Samuel HARRISON, b. ca. 1710s/20s; d. 1763/4; m. Magdalene __?__
2.  George HARRISON III, b. ca. 1710s/20s; d. 1776/7; m. Winifred __?__
3.  Benjamin HARRISON
4.  Joyce HARRISON, b. ca. 1710s/20s; m. Mr. WEBSTER
5.  Jeremiah HARRISON, b. ca. 1710s/20s; d. 1750; m. Ann __?__
6.  Matthew HARRISON, b. ca. 1710s/20s; d. 1764-67; m. Alice __?__
7.  James HARRISON, b. ca. 1710s/20s; d. 3 Jan 1757, VA; apparently unmarried
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1.  WorldConnect / Ancestry World Trees (online at RootsWeb.com/Ancestry.com), including a file giving these transcriptions of our subjects's wills:
Will: 07 FEB 1725 VA
Land whereon I live to my son SAMUEL; sons GEORGE and BENJAMIN land in Richmond Co. purchased of BENJAMIN RUST; son JEREMIAH land purchased of THOMAS HARRISON; 1 negro child to each son; wife ANNE 1 negro woman.  JEREMIAH and BENJAMIN to have 2 years schooling at the age of 12 years; rest of estate to wife, sons SAMUEL, GEORGE, JEREMIAH and BENJAMIN.
Recorded 28 Jan 1734.
I ANN HARRISON of the North Farnham Parish in the County of Richmond, being sick & weak of body but of perfect mind & Memory Thanks be to God but calling unto mind the mortality of my body and knowing that it is appoiinted for all men once to do Doe Make This my last will & Testament inn manner and form following. That is to say. first & foremost I give my Soul to Almighty God who gave it me hoping he will receive it through the Merits of My ever beloved Saviour Jesus Christ and my body to the earth to be buried at the Discretion of my Executor hereafter named Nothing Doubting that I shall . . again at the general resurrection by the Mighty Power of God and as for what . . it hath pleased God to bestow upon me I give & bequeath as followeth ~

Item I give and bequeath unto my son SAMUEL HARRISON __ Shilling Sterling Money of England

Item I give and bequeath unto my son GEORGE HARRISON to him and his heirs forever part of the Town of ..brightol ~ WILLIAM ESKRIDGE joynng to his land whever I now live including the portionables provided he will pay to my son JEREMIAH HARRISON five pounds Current Money of Virginia. but if he refuseth to pay the aforesaid five pounds to the aforesaid JEREMIAH, I give & bequeath the aforesd land to my son MATHEW HARRISON & JAMES HARRISON to them & their heirs forever they paying the sd JEREMIAH HARRISON the five pounds.

Item I give & bequeath unto my son BENJAMIN HARRISON to him & his heirs forever the other part of the Land I bought of the aforesd ESKRIDGE joyning to his land where he now lives.

Item I give and bequeath unto my Grand Daughter ANN HARRISON one Calico Gown.

Item I give and bequeath unto ANN HARRISON the wife of JEREMIAH HARRISON one black Gown & .... gown & . . . my black & . . . shifts.

Item I give and bequeath unto ELLEN the wife of BENJAMIN HARRISON Saddle & Country Cloth Gown & black . . . shift

Item I give & bequeath unto my daughter JOYCE WEBSTER one blue Country Cloth Habit & . . .

Item I give & bequeath all & singular the Residue of my Estate to my two sons MATHEW HARRISON & JAMES HARRISON to them & their heirs forever to be equally Divided and if either of them should Die without heir the survivor to have it all.

Item I also Constitute ordain and appoint me three sons GEORGE, MATHEW & JAMES HARRISON whole & sole Executors of this my last will and Testament.

ANN (her mark) HARRISON
Wit: W. Hartley, Edward Goldsby (mark), Jane Goldsby (mark)

Recorded 6 Dec 1748

deed of gift from Ann Rust Harrison to her son Jeremiah, "To All I Ann Harrison of the Parish of North Farnham in the Co. of Richmond for love and affection that I the said Ann Harrison doe bear unto my Son Jeremiah Harrison of St. Stephens Parish and Co. of Northumberland have granted unto the sd Jeremiah Harrison one Negroe girl Betty to hold without any claim in Said Negroe Betty by or under me the said Ann Harrison. In witness whereof I have set my hand and Seal this Fifth day of October 1747.
Wit: W. Hartley, Benjamin Harrison, Winefred Hartley

2.  Participant in the HARRISON Y-chromosome DNA Surname Project at FamilyTreeDNA.

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