Third Generation


18. Joseph ROBERTS was born about 1754 in Amherst Co, VA. no proof of birth - earliest date assumed based on marriage date He served in the military Supplied provisions about 1780 in Amherst Co, VA.155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 He signed a will on 2 December 1811 in Amherst Co, VA.163 Joseph died after 2 December 1811 at the age of 57 in Amherst Co, VA.164 He had his estate probated on 23 December 1811 in Amherst Co, VA.164

Joseph ROBERTS and Sarah "Sally" HARDY were married on 22 March 1787 in Amherst Co, VA.165,166 Sarah "Sally" HARDY was born (date unknown).

Joseph ROBERTS and Sarah "Sally" HARDY had the following children:

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Sarah ROBERTS.

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Flerry B ROBERTS.

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James ROBERTS.

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Henry Dawson ROBERTS.

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Susannah B ROBERTS.

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William C ROBERTS.

Joseph ROBERTS and Mrs Sarah WOODS were married on 23 March 1781 in Amherst Co, VA.167,168 They167,168 appeared in the census in 1783 in Amherst Co, VA.169 Mrs Sarah WOODS was born (date unknown).

Joseph ROBERTS and Elizabeth CLEMENTS were married about 1771 in Amherst Co, VA.170 I have no specific proof of this marriage - it is included a several trees and SAR applications - I have included this because it is evident that he was married prior to the later marriages to Hardy and Woods based on his will. Will include this until I find provable material. Elizabeth CLEMENTS, daughter of William Right CLEMENTS and Mary , was born in 1750. She died before March 1781 at the age of 31 in Amherst Co, VA.167

Joseph ROBERTS and Elizabeth CLEMENTS had the following children:

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Alexander ROBERTS.

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John ROBERTS was born in Amherst Co, VA.171

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Joseph C ROBERTS.

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Thomas ROBERTS was born in Amherst Co, VA.171

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Henry ROBERTS was born in Amherst Co, VA.171

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Mary ROBERTS.

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Elizabeth ROBERTS.

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Nancy ROBERTS.