Richard Napier

Richard Napier

Male 1747 - 1823  (75 years)

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  • Name Richard Napier 
    Born 12 Sep 1747  Albemarle, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Mar 1823  Dickson, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I16228  mytree
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2021 

    Father Patrick Napier,   b. 1 Feb 1713, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1774, Albemarle, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Martha Claiborne,   b. 27 Nov 1721, King William, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1784, Albemarle, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1739  [2
    Family ID F5767  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Wills,   b. 23 Feb 1757, Albemarle, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1810, Dickson, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 22 Oct 1772  [1
    Children 
    +1. Richard Claiborne Napier,   b. 1 Nov 1773, Albemarle, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1834, Dickson, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [natural]
    +2. Elizabeth Dancy Napier,   b. 19 Nov 1775, Albemarle, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1847, Maury, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  [natural]
    +3. Molly Wills Napier,   b. 9 Sep 1777, Fluvanna, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1806  (Age 28 years)  [natural]
    +4. Thomas Napier,   b. 22 Apr 1779, Fluvanna, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1835  (Age 55 years)  [natural]
     5. Martha Claiborne Napier,   b. 12 Mar 1781, Fluvanna, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1806  (Age 25 years)  [natural]
     6. Elias Wills Napier,   b. 5 Mar 1783,   d. 7 Aug 1848  (Age 65 years)  [natural]
    +7. John Wills Napier,   b. 1 Apr 1785, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1864, Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
    +8. Sarah Ann Fox Napier,   b. 29 Jun 1787, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +9. Lucy Anne Napier,   b. 25 Jun 1789, Richmond, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +10. George Fox Napier,   b. 29 Jan 1791, Columbia, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1840, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)  [natural]
    +11. Henry Augustus C. Napier,   b. 28 Jul 1792, Columbia, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1846, Dickson, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F5820  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Sothern 
    Married Dec 1818  [1
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F7829  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Sep 1747 - Albemarle, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Mar 1823 - Dickson, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Richard Napier was recommended to be captain of the Fluvanna Co., VA, militia on 7 Aug 1777, as major on 1 Nov 1781, and took the oath as colonel on 4 Mar 1784.

  • Sources 
    1. [S38] Claiborne of Virginia: The First Eight Generations, John Frederick Dorman, (Name: Baltimore, 1995;), p526.

    2. [S38] Claiborne of Virginia: The First Eight Generations, John Frederick Dorman, (Name: Baltimore, 1995;), p44.


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