TYUS

"Windows Into Our Past A Genealogy of Lewis Green & Associated Families, Volume 6", compiled by Judy Parsons Smith © 2005

John Tyus

John Tyus , d. will dated 16 Feb 1763; proved 17 Mar 1763, Sussex Co., VA; m. Agnes Unknown.

Will of John Tyus  dated 16 Feb 1763; proved 17 Mar 1763, Sussex Co., VA[i] 

Names:             Wife:    Agnes
                        Sons:   Lewis , Richard , Benjamin , Absolam
                        Daus:   Sarah Flowers , Lucy Green , Elizabeth Hunt , Ann Hill
           
            Grandchild:   John Hunt , John Tyus , son of Thomas .
           
            Executor:   James Jones
           
            Teste:   David Threatt , Francis Drunkard , Eliz. Tyus , James Tyus  

John  & Agnes (unknown) Tyus  had at least eight (8) children:

  1. Thomas Tyus , d. bef. 1763 as his only mention is as father of John Tyus .

  2. Lewis Tyus

  3. Richard Tyus

  4. Benjamin Tyus

  5. Absolam Tyus , m. Sylvia Williamson [ii].  The Williamson’s were an old family of Isle of Wight Co., VA

  6. Sary/Sarah Tyus , m. Mr. Flowers

  7. Lucy Tyus , m. ca. 1750[iii] to William Green  I[iv], d. 1782[v]/c. 1793[vi], Caswell or Person Co., NC[vii].

  8. Elizabeth Tyus , m. 1756 to John Hunt Jr.

  9. Ann Tyus , m. Mr. Hill

Thomas Tyus

1.  Thomas Tyus , son of John  & Agnes (Unknown) Tyus, d. bef. 1763.

Thomas Tyus  had a (1) son:

            1.1.  John Tyus

Lucy Tyus

7.  Lucy Tyus [viii], daughter of John  & Ann (Branch) Tyus [ix]; m. ca. 1750[x] to William Green [xi] I, son of William  & Mary (unknown) Green , d. 1782[xii]/c. 1793[xiii], Caswell or Person Co., NC[xiv].

Deed Book A, p. 253, Sussex Co., Va – William Green  of Brunswick Co., VA to Burwell Green  of Sussex for 20 lgs., 212 acres of land, N side of Nottoway River, adj Johnes Branch, Wm. Richardson ’s, Miry Meadow, Jonakin Swamp , and Gleeb Line.  Signed 10-4-1757 Wit: Robt. Farrington , Joel Freeman , Frederick Green .  Rec. 10-21-1757 (This was the land he inherited from his father Wm. Sr. which was given to him by his father Lewis L. Green ).[xv]

On 15 Dec 1763 William Green  & wife Lucy of Albemarele Parish, Sussex Co. to Henry Tatum  adjacent to Joseph Richardson  on the Woodyard..sell 212 A of land for £100 on Nottoway River .  Rec. 15 Dec 1765[xvi].

In 1763, William Green  is paid £20 in 1763 in the settlement of the estate of John Tyus [xvii].

On 17 May 1764[xviii] Indenture between Wm. Connally  and Sarah , his wife, of Brunswick, to William Green  & Lewis Green , his son, of Sussex Co., for 80 lbs 1 shilling paid by William Green & Lewis Green, his son, a tract of land southside of Nottoway River, beginning at a pine on the Double Branch, a line of trees between Wm. Rowland ’s survey and Edw. Powell ’s – 120 acres.[xix]

William and “son” Lewis bought a tract of land on the southside of Nottoway River between Wm. Rowland  and Edward Powell .[xx]

William  & Lucy (Tyus) Green  I had seven (7)) children[xxi]:

·         Frances Burrell Green , b. 15 Oct 1752[xxii], Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA[xxiii], {godparents/sponsors: Lewis , Anne  & Elizabeth Tyus [xxiv]}
·        
Lewis Green [xxv], b.  ca. 1754[xxvi]; d. 1795[xxvii], Person Co., NC[xxviii]; m. 26 Dec 1789[xxix], Caswell Co., NC[xxx] to Elizabeth Caddel [xxxi] (bondsman Andrew Caddell [xxxii]).
·        
John Green [xxxiii], b. ca. 1756[xxxiv].  Mentioned as of Orange Co., NC in records relating to Burwell Green [xxxv].
·        
William Green [xxxvi], b. ca. 1758[xxxvii]. Lewis , William , Burwell (Barell )  (also Anthony Garrot ) of Hillsborough District , NC signers of Peition for Thomas Hunt .  They were also in St. Luke’s District at one time.[xxxviii] William Green appears on the 1790 Census, St. Luke ’s District NC , Caswell County .  1779 – William Green, 130 Acres joining land of Thos. Bartin  on the waters of Wolfishland Creek, including his improvements where he now lives[xxxix].
·        
Sally[xl]/Salley[xli] Green , b. 5 Jan 1760[xlii], Albemarle Parish, VA[xliii] {godparents/sponsors: John  & Elizabeth Tyus  & Susanna Green }; d. 4 July 1835[xliv]; m. Benj.[xlv] Allen Tharpe [xlvi].
·        
Elizabeth ‘Eliza[xlvii]’ Green , b, 25 Dec 1748[xlviii]/c. 1762[xlix], Albemarle Parish, VA[l]; d. aft. 1819[li], Wilkes Co., GA[lii]; m. ca. 1783[liii] to Anthony Garrard /Garrot [liv].
·        
Burrel/Bureel[lv] Green , b. 12 Apr 1765[lvi], Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA[lvii]; bapt 17 Nov 1765, Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA[lviii]. Noted as godparents/sponsors[lix]: Peter Green , Joel Knight [lx].

Thomas Tyus

8.  Elizabeth Tyus , daughter of John  & Agnes (Unknown) Tyus , m. 1756 to John Hunt Jr. , son of John  & Elizabeth (Green) Hunt.

John  & Elizabeth (Tyus) Hunt  Jr. had a (1) son:

            8.1.  John Hunt III

For Further Information See William Green


[i] Sussex Co., VA Will Book, Albemarle Parish
[ii]
The following are listed as children of Lewis Green  & Amy Gilliam  (daughter of Susanna Green  & William Gilliam .  Susanna being the daughter of Lewis Green ) in a letter dated 8 Apr 1962 from Mrs. Staubach .  There is however a notation that questions whether it should read Lewis Tyus  rather than Green.
[iii]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[iv]
From J. B. Rand (6/83) compiled by Mrs. Stone. ; Wills of Surry Co., compiled by Eliza Timberlake Davis , pp. 20, 76, 79, 80, 124, 137, 183.
[v]
Lineage Chart, dated Feb 1982, of Dorothy Haizlip Ward of Fort Lauderdale , Florida 33328 .
[vi]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[vii]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[viii]
Lineage Chart, dated Feb 1982, of Dorothy Haizlip Ward of Fort Lauderdale , Florida 33328.; John Tyus  mentions daughter Lucy Green , Sussex Co., VA in his will.
[ix]
Lineage Chart dated Feb 1982, of Dorothy Haizlip Ward of Fort Lauderdale , Florida 33328 .
[x]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xi]
From J. B. Rand (6/83) compiled by Mrs. Stone. ; Wills of Surry Co., compiled by Eliza Timberlake Davis , pp. 20, 76, 79, 80, 124, 137, 183.
[xii]
Lineage Chart, dated Feb 1982, of Dorothy Haizlip Ward of Fort Lauderdale , Florida 33328 .
[xiii]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xiv]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xv] The Lewis Green  Senior  Family of Southside VA, notes by Emilee Mills Staubach, Houston, Texas, 1976 – these records were donated to the VA State Library by Mrs. Staubach in Dec. 1978
[xvi]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33328 ca. 1983; Sussex Co., VA Deed Bk B, C 1759-1768, p. 29
[xvii]
The Lewis Green  Senior  Family of Southside VA, notes by Emilee Mills Staubach, Houston, Texas, 1976 – these records were donated to the VA State Library by Mrs. Staubach in Dec. 1978; Culpeper Co., VA History, compiled by Raleigh Travers Green; Sussex Co., VA Will Book B, p. 181
[xviii]
Sussex Co., VA Deed Book B-C 1759-1768, p. 80
[xix]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33328 ca. 1983; Sussex County, VA Deeds Book B-C 1759-1768, p. 80
[xx]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33328 ca. 1983; Sussex County, VA Deeds Book B-C 1759-1768, p. 80
[xxi]
The Green Family History The Descendant of Lewis Green  (1625-  ), compiled by Charles A. Barker , P. O. Box 1461, Ashland, KY 41105-1461 © 1995.
[xxii]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983 – citing Births and Death’s, 1717-1778 from Albemarle Parish Register, Surry and Sussex Counties , VA.
[xxiii]
Copied from  a book in the County Clerk ’s office, Surry Court House on 12 Jul 1983 by Jo Green .  NOTE:  Very few of the entries indicate if the child is a son or daughter – usually the name is sufficient identification.  In this case, there is a very remote possibility that the child was a son. - AJG
[xxiv]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xxv]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xxvi]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xxvii]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xxviii] Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xxix] Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xxx] Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xxxi]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xxxii]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xxxiii]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xxxiv] Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xxxv]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xxxvi] Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xxxvii]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xxxviii]
Colonial Records, Vol 19, p. 935
[xxxix]
Caswell Co., NC Land Entry #1094, 1779
[xl]
The Green Family History The Descendant of Lewis Green  (1625-  ), compiled by Charles A. Barker , P. O. Box 1461, Ashland, KY 41105-1461 © 1995.
[xli] Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xlii]
The Green Family History The Descendant of Lewis Green  (1625-  ), compiled by Charles A. Barker , P. O. Box 1461, Ashland, KY 41105-1461 © 1995.
[xliii]
The Green Family History The Descendant of Lewis Green  (1625-  ), compiled by Charles A. Barker , P. O. Box 1461, Ashland, KY 41105-1461 © 1995.
[xliv] Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xlv]
The Lewis Green  Senior  Family of Southside VA, notes by Emilee Mills Staubach, Houston, Texas, 1976 – these records were donated to the VA State Library by Mrs. Staubach in Dec. 1978 – Correspondence dated 26 Apr 1962 to Mrs. Hope from Mrs. Staubach.  Notes on Mrs. Hope ancestry indicated at bottom of page.
[xlvi]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[xlvii]
The Lewis Green  Senior  Family of Southside VA, notes by Emilee Mills Staubach, Houston, Texas, 1976 – these records were donated to the VA State Library by Mrs. Staubach in Dec. 1978 – Correspondence dated 26 Apr 1962 to Mrs. Hope from Mrs. Staubach.  Notes on Mrs. Hope ancestry indicated at bottom of page.
[xlviii]
The Green Family History The Descendant of Lewis Green  (1625-  ), compiled by Charles A. Barker , P. O. Box 1461, Ashland, KY 41105-1461 © 1995.
[xlix]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[l]
The Green Family History The Descendant of Lewis Green  (1625-  ), compiled by Charles A. Barker , P. O. Box 1461, Ashland, KY 41105-1461 © 1995.
[li]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[lii]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[liii]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[liv]
Lineage Chart, dated Feb 1982, of Dorothy Haizlip Ward of Fort Lauderdale , Florida 33328 .
[lv]
The Green Family History The Descendant of Lewis Green  (1625-  ), compiled by Charles A. Barker , P. O. Box 1461, Ashland, KY 41105-1461 © 1995.
[lvi]
The Green Family History The Descendant of Lewis Green  (1625-  ), compiled by Charles A. Barker , P. O. Box 1461, Ashland, KY 41105-1461 © 1995.
[lvii]
Copied from  a book in the County Clerk ’s office, Surry Court House on 12 Jul 1983 by Jo Green .
[lviii]
Copied from  a book in the County Clerk ’s office, Surry Court House on 12 Jul 1983 by Jo Green .
[lix]
Information compiled by Mrs. M. G. Ward , 11030 SW 52nd Ct , Ft. Lauderdale , FL 33328 ca. 1983
[lx]
Copied from  a book in the County Clerk ’s office, Surry Court House on 12 Jul 1983 by Jo Green .