Elizabeth Hillsman1

     Elizabeth and James Blackstone were married.1 Elizabeth and Edward Palmer, son of Thomas Palmer, were married.1
     Elizabeth Hillsman left a will after 8 February 1716/17 York County, Virginia Colony,

Elizabeth (x) Palmer, will of: of the Parish of York and County of York. Son Richard Palmer 2s: 6d: sterling. Son John Blackstone 2s: 6d: sterling. Residue of personal estate to be equally between testatrix four children Diana, Frances, Fobert & Martha Blackstone only Martha to have 20s: sterl. above her equal share. Feb 8, 1716/17. appoints her daughters Diana Blackstone and ffrances Blackstone her executors. Witnesses--John Chapman, John Mattocke. D W &c 115. p 99.2

Family of Elizabeth and James

Child of Elizabeth and Edward

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  1. [S565] Stan Palmer, "Palmer's In America," e-mail message to Pat Dunford, 7 Oct 2015.
  2. [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).