Toney, Bishop

Birth Name Toney, Bishop
Gender male
Age at Death 89 years, 10 months, 12 days


VA Land Patent Book 28:
Bishop Toney, 150a, Albemarle Co, joining the S side of the Fluvanna, at the mouth of a drain,
(p576) 1 Apr 1749.
Bishop Toney, 99a, Albemarle Co, on the S side of the Fluvanna, in Benjamin Mim's line,
up the Grassy Patch Cr, (p577) 1 Apr 1749.

Albemarle Co Va Personal Property lists:
1787 Bishop Toney; w/black male who is then listed in 1788, 1789, 1790 separately


Moved from Goochland Co VA to the KY frontier
Will is dated June 22, 1798 in Garrard County, Kentucky.
Will read "I, Bishop, being very sick and weak in body but of perfect mind and memory, thanks to be given to God, calling unto mind the mortality of my body and knowing that it is appointed once for all men over to die, I recommend my Soul unto the honor of Almighty God, and my body to the earth to be buried in decent Christian burial...nothing doubting but at the resurrection I shall receive the saviour again..I give my children and grandson James Alford an equal part of the property I now posses, namely a negro man Peter, a negro woman Mary and a child named Jinny..with all my household furniture to be sold at my wife's decease..."


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1708-02-20 New, Kent Co, VA    
Death 1798 Garrard Co KY    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Toney, Alexander Kaster16661735
Mother Gilliam, Elizabeth16671735
    Brother     Toney, William 1692
    Brother     Toney, James 1697
    Sister     Toney, Tabitha 1700
    Brother     Toney, Edmund 1701
    Brother     Toney, John 1703-07-06
    Brother     Toney, Charles, Sr 1705-05-10 1776-09-00
    Sister     Toney, Ann 1707-03-13
         Toney, Bishop 1708-02-20 1798
    Sister     Toney, Honor 1711-02-20
    Sister     Toney, Sarah 1716-07-17


Family of Toney, Bishop

Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1755-05-20 New, Kent Co, VA Marriage of Toney, Bishop