Prince, Joseph

Birth Name Prince, Joseph
Gender male
Age at Death 80 years


' 1790, Joseph Prince of Rutherford Co, NC names in his will "his sons" Peter and Joseph Burnett, who were eldest sons of Jesse and Judith.Marriage records are found showing: Burnett, Joseph married Mcdaniel, Rachel on 25 Mar 1779 in Rutherford County, North Carolina. '


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1712 Sussex, VA    
Death 1792 Rutherford, NC    
Event Note

will probate July 1792.


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Prince, Edward Sr.16801758
Mother Ivey, Rebecca Elizabeth1684before 1758
    Brother     Prince, Edward Jr. 1704
    Brother     Prince, Daniel 1708
    Brother     Prince, John 1710-02-02
         Prince, Joseph 1712 1792


Family of Prince, Joseph and (Prince), Mary

Married Wife (Prince), Mary ( * about 1720 + ... )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1739   Marriage of Prince, Joseph and , Mary  

Home in 1790 Census: Rutherford Co, NC "Jos Prince"

"...Joseph had a large family. According to the Albemarle Parish Register and Joseph's LW & T, their sons were: William, John, Joel, Joseph, David, Daniel, Nathan and Edward."

Mentioned in his will of 8 May 1789 in this order: John, Wiliam, Joel, Mary Ivy. Peter Burnett, Joseph Burnett, Daniel Prince, Nathan Prince, David Prince, and Edward Prince (tracts of land). 5 shillings each: Martha Prince, Tabby Prince, Elizabeth Prince. executors Rebeckah Prince and Jesse Burnett.

See Ron Prince's account here -

(p.111) 17 Aug 1769.... Joseph Prince and wife, Mary Prince, of Sussex Co and Hannah Hyx
to Balam Hay of St. Andrew's Parish in Brunswick Co.... 140 acres on the branches of Ploughmans Swamp and bounded by Richard Hay, Jr., William Brurrow, Benjamin Hails, Nathaniel Newsum, Naamy Hyx's [Naama] line at Evans's Path and Richard Hay. William Burrow now lives on this land which was devised by William Hyx, decd, to his son, Jubal Hyx. Jubal Hyx sold the land to Joseph Prince. Rec: 17 Aug 1769
Surry County Records, Surry County, Virginia, 1652-1684 By Eliza Timberlake Davis

Some trees claim wife is Mary Townsend (1710-1800)

Daniel s/o Edward had a son Joseph who married Milly Burnett ( some Burnett connection to Peter & Joseph Burnett mentioned in the will ).

Name Birth Date Death Date
Prince, Daniel
Prince, Nathan
Prince, Edward
Prince, Martha
Prince, Tabitha
Prince, Elizabeth
Prince, John1740-07-06about 1830
Prince, Joseph Jr1747-01-12
Prince, Joseph Jr1748-03-17
Prince, David17501792
Prince, Joel1750-12-23
Prince, Williamabout 1755
Prince, Maryabout 1757

Family of Prince, Joseph and (Prince), Rebeckah

Married Wife (Prince), Rebeckah ( * + ... )