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Posted by William R. Wills on July 15, 2005, 3:58 am
Edward Wills,b 1758-59 ?London,Eng d 1820 Clarke Co Ga came to America before 1777--he enlisted in Rev.service pvt, promoted to Capt, bounty land warrants for 3 yrs.service. Named lst son Thomas (naming pattern suggests Edward's father may have been Thomas). Mother married aboard ship to "Mr.Murphy"--John Murphy and wife Anne associated with Edward in Mecklenburg and Halifax Co Va 1770s-1780's. Edward married Sarah Vaughan Richmond CoNC 1786, migrated thru SC to Ga.