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Joseph RUDD[1]

Male Abt 1712 - 1779  (~ 67 years)


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  • Name Joseph RUDD 
    Born Abt 1712  Pittsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Property Jun 1744  , Chesterfield, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Land patent. 
    Residence Oct 1752  , Chesterfield, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • In October of 1752, Joseph Rudd lived in Chesterfield County, where he deeded property to Collins Gooding of Cumberland County. Some of that land was granted to Joseph in June 1744 by patent.
    Property 8 May 1760  , Chesterfield, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • He was mentioned in the following event: John's slaves were allocated to his children 8 May 1760 by the court in Chesterfield County, Virginia. Thomas Rudd, Alexander Brown, John Rudd, Daniel Brown, James Rudd, Joseph Rudd all participated - neither Rebecca Rudd or her husband John Frith were mentioned and William Rudd was represented by his brother Thomas.
    Will 28 Apr 1765  , Mecklenburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • He was named in the will of John Rudd as his father and executor 28 April 1765 in Mecklenburg Co, Virginia.
    Property Sep 1767  , Mecklenburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Joseph and his wife witnessed a land sale Sep 1767 in Mecklenburg County and the parcel adjoined his property, according to records of July 1765 (need to research this in deed records).
    Will 31 Jan 1779  , Mecklenburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Joseph Rudd left a will 31 January 1779 in Mecklenburg Co, Virginia, (transcription available). 
    Died Between 1 Mar 1779 and 10 Jun 1779  likely Mecklenburg County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Will 11 Jun 1779  , Mecklenburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    His will was proved 11 June 1779 in Mecklenburg Co, Virginia. 
    Property 24 Jul 1779  , Mecklenburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • The estate of Joseph Rudd was inventoried before 24 July 1779 in Mecklenburg Co, Virginia, and its value totaled about 15,652 pounds with slaves, hogs, cattle, 2 steers, horses, sheep, flax wheels, loom and various household goods - Joseph was well off.
    Property 24 Apr 1799  , Mecklenburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • His possessions were sold on 24 Apr 1799 with items going to Field Rudd, Henry Avory, John Puryear, Francis Hester, Caleb Johnson, George Minor, James Hester, Elijah Rudd, and others.
    Person ID I419  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 21 Dec 2010 

    Father John RUDD,   b. Abt 1678, , James City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Avis WHITTAKER,   b. Abt 1685, Henrico, , Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 8 May 1760, , Chesterfield, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married Abt 1703  Pittsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F433  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth WILMOUTH,   b. Abt 1715, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 31 Jan 1779, , Mecklenburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Married Abt 1740  [8
    Children 
     1. William RUDD,   d. Bef 31 Jan 1779
     2. Anne RUDD,   b. Abt 1745,   d. Apr 1817  (Age ~ 72 years)
     3. Field RUDD,   b. Abt 1745,   d. Bef Sep 1817  (Age ~ 72 years)
    +4. Herrod RUDD,   b. Abt 1745, , Mecklenburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1829, McMinn County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years)
     5. John RUDD,   b. Abt 1748,   d. Between 29 Apr 1765 and 10 Jul 1766  (Age ~ 17 years)
     6. Joseph RUDD,   b. Abt 1752
     7. Thomas RUDD,   b. Abt 1753,   d. Bef 11 Jun 1807  (Age ~ 54 years)
     8. Avis RUDD,   b. Abt 1754
     9. Margaret RUDD,   b. Abt 1756
     10. Wilmouth RUDD,   b. Abt 1758,   d. Abt 1821  (Age ~ 63 years)
     11. Louise RUDD,   b. Abt 1759
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F432  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S222] Stoy Family Genealogy Website, http://www.robertstoy.com/database/StoyFamily-o/p24.htm#i1818 (Reliability: 2).
      Original source citations: (1)Joseph Rudd will (1 Jan 1779),, R Stoy Genealogy Binders - Rudd, Aliso Viejo, California; viewed on-line <http://www.rootsweb.com/~vameckle/wills2.htm>, transcribed by Patricia Henderson-London 12 Sep 1999. and (2)"Minnis-Yates, Freer-Bent, Ruggles, and Other Relations," family-tree database, RootsWeb.com (http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=get&db=6958 : accessed Sep 2006), entry for Rudd family. [Lee Minnis, lminnis@comcast.net; multiple sources are given with thorough research in early Virginia records - most of this material was submitted to World Family Tree by Hugh Rudd in 1997, see WFT 2978 and 2979 at www.genealogy.com; updated 24 Mar 2006].

    2. [S222] Stoy Family Genealogy Website, http://www.robertstoy.com/database/StoyFamily-o/p24.htm#i1809 (Reliability: 2).
      Original source citation: "Minnis-Yates, Freer-Bent, Ruggles, and Other Relations," family-tree database, RootsWeb.com (http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=get&db=6958 : accessed Sep 2006), entry for Rudd family. [Lee Minnis, lminnis@comcast.net; multiple sources are given with thorough research in early Virginia records - most of this material was submitted to World Family Tree by Hugh Rudd in 1997, see WFT 2978 and 2979 at www.genealogy.com; updated 24 Mar 2006].

    3. [S222] Stoy Family Genealogy Website, http://www.robertstoy.com/database/StoyFamily-o/p24.htm#i1809 (Reliability: 2).
      Original source citations: (1) John Rudd inventory (8 May 1760), Vol. 1: 305-6, Chesterfield County Clerk of Circuit Court, Chesterfield, Virginia; viewed as microfilm 30,871 Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. and (2) John Rudd inventory (8 May 1760), Vol. 1: 307-8, Chesterfield County Clerk of Circuit Court, Chesterfield, Virginia; viewed as microfilm 30,871 Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.

    4. [S222] Stoy Family Genealogy Website, http://www.robertstoy.com/database/StoyFamily-o/p24.htm#i1809 (Reliability: 2).
      Original source citation: John Rudd will (20 Apr 1765), Vol. 1: 20-1, Mecklenburg County Clerk of Circuit Court, Boydton, Virginia; viewed as microfilm 32,518 Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.

    5. [S222] Stoy Family Genealogy Website, http://www.robertstoy.com/database/StoyFamily-o/p24.htm#i1809 (Reliability: 2).
      Original source citation: Joseph Rudd will (1 Jan 1779),, R Stoy Genealogy Binders - Rudd, Aliso Viejo, California; viewed on-line <http://www.rootsweb.com/~vameckle/wills2.htm>, transcribed by Patricia Henderson-London 12 Sep 1999.

    6. [S222] Stoy Family Genealogy Website, http://www.robertstoy.com/database/StoyFamily-o/p24.htm#i1809 (Reliability: 2).
      Original source citation: Mecklenburg County, Virginia, Will Book 1: 327-9, inventory of estate of Joseph Rudd, before 24 Jul 1779; FHL microfilm 32,518.

    7. [S222] Stoy Family Genealogy Website, http://www.robertstoy.com/database/StoyFamily-o/p24.htm#i1809 (Reliability: 2).
      Original source citation: Mecklenburg County, Virginia, Will Book 1: 327-9, sale of estate property of Joseph Rudd, 24 Apr 1779; FHL microfilm 32,518.

    8. [S222] Stoy Family Genealogy Website, http://www.robertstoy.com/database/StoyFamily-o/p24.htm#i1818 (Reliability: 2).
      Original source citation: Joseph Rudd will (1 Jan 1779),, R Stoy Genealogy Binders - Rudd, Aliso Viejo, California; viewed on-line <http://www.rootsweb.com/~vameckle/wills2.htm>, transcribed by Patricia Henderson-London 12 Sep 1999.