Richard Povall1

#2155, b. circa 1709/10, d. 1771
Father*John Povall b. 1683/84, d. b 10 Oct 1764
Mother*Elizabeth Woodson b. c 1689/90
     Richard Povall was born circa 1709/10 Virginia. He was the son of John Povall and Elizabeth Woodson. Richard and (--?--) (--?--) were married circa 1735/36. Richard and Tabitha Hudspeth were married 16 October 1751 Cumberland County, Virginia, Oct. 16, 1751, Richard Povall & Tabitha Hudspeth, spinster. Sec.
Benjamin Childrey. Letter of Tabitha Hudspeth: "This is to certify
I have agreed to join in wedlock with Richard Povall." Teste: Benja.
Childrey, Mary Childrey.2 Richard Povall died 1771 , Cumberland County, Virginia.
     He left a will in 1771 Cumberland County, Virginia, Probated.3

Children of Richard and (--?--)

Children of Richard and Tabitha

Last Edited=28 May 2017


  1. [S65] Edward Pleasants, Clayton Torrence and Mary Lightfoot Garland Valentine Edward Pleasants Valentine papers, abstracts of records in the local and general archives of Virginia relating to the families of Allen, Bacon, Ballard, Batchelder, Blouet, Brassieur (Brashear) Cary, Crenshaw, Dabney, Exum, Ferris, Fontaine, Gray, Hardy, Isham (Henrico County) Jordan, Langston, Lyddall, Mann, Mosby, Palmer, Pasteur, Pleasants, Povall, Randolph, Satterwhite, Scott, Smith (the family of Francis Smith of Hanover County) Valentine, Waddy, Watts, Winston, Womack, Woodson, I, II, III, IV (Richmond, VA: Valentine Museum, 1927).
  2. [S181] William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine (Richmond, VA: Whitney & Shepperson, Printer), William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine, Vol. 20, No. 1.
    (Jul., 1911), pp. 21-30.
  3. [S109] Library of Virginia Archives and Manuscripts, online, Will, pro. 22 July 1771. p. 52-53. Inv. rec. 23 March 1772. NOTE Part of index to Cumberland County Wills and Administrations (1749 - 1810); Will Book No. 2, 1769-1792 (Reel 17) p. 37-40.