I am a Metcalfe researcher seeking information on Ignatius Oliver found in the following record:
17 Apr 1700. Motion of William METCALFE the N.C. Will of Phil. METCALFE, dec’d was proved by Ignatius OLIVER and John CONWAY. (Virginia Colonial Abstracts, Series 2, Vol. 1., Northumberland Co., VA, 1678-1713 by Lindsay O. Duvall, Copyright 1979 by the Rev. Silas Emmett Lucas, Jr., Southern Historical Press, P.O. Box 738, Easley, SC, p. 93.)
John Conway was the son of Dennis Conway who died in 1703. John’s sister Winnifred Conway married Edward Fielding of whom Philip Metcalfe was a servant.
Jno and Elizabeth Keen, with Ellinor Oliver exors of Ignatius Oliver. 22 Nov 1716. She dau of Mrs. Elinor Oliver. See her will 4 Sept 1719. Jno Keen also witnessed the will of Danl Suilevant on 29 Aug 1704. Jno Keen was Nearest of kin to Maurice Weatherstone decd. Says he made no will, granted admin. 17 Mar 1714/15.
Any help is much appreciated!