Bullitt County History

Richard Simmons' 1815 Will

In his will, recorded in Bullitt County Will Book A, pages 149-151, on 21 Jul 1815, Richard Simmons identified the following individuals: his wife Tabitha, sons Richard, Samuel, Jonathan, William, Joseph and Griffin (deceased); daughters Tabitha, Nancy, Susan, Verlinda, and Polly; and grandchildren Humphrey and Nancy, children of Griffin.

Images of the pages of this will are provided below.



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The Bullitt County History Museum, a service of the Bullitt County Genealogical Society, is located in the county courthouse at 300 South Buckman Street (Highway 61) in Shepherdsville, Kentucky. The museum, along with its research room, is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; and from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday. Admission is free. The museum, as part of the Bullitt County Genealogical Society, is a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization and is classified as a 509(a)2 public charity. Contributions and bequests are deductible under section 2055, 2106, or 2522 of the Internal Revenue Code. Page last modified: 12 Sep 2020 . Page URL: bullittcountyhistory.org/bchistory/richard-simmons-will.html