Probate information for John Plaxco, dec’d in 1824 showing relationships between him and Docia Bland (wife), Drury B. Goyen (step-son), Sarah Goen (step-daughter), and Elvira Plaxco (daughter).
Doshea Bland is identified by her father, Edward Bland, in his will dated October 12, 1797. The will is probated on June 9, 1800. Edward Bland identifies the following family member in his will: His beloved wife Frankey, his beloved son William Bland, his two daughters, Dosha and Elizabeth, his wife Frankey and his son in law George Plaxco were appointed as executors of the will. The will was witnessed by William Bland and James Plaxco. It appears that Elizabeth was the daughter that married George Plaxco. Dosha married Elijah Goyen, but she remarried to John Plaxco after Elijah Goyen died.
JOHN PLAXCO’s probate paperwork – Court Minutes:
SARAH GOEN guardian papers:
DRURY B. GOYEN guardian papers:
John Plaxco, husband of Docea Bland – appointed as Drury B. Goyne “guardian” – 3 months before his mother, Sarah Goyen, died in June of 1820 – done to protect his rights to the estate I believe).
JOHN PLAXCO’s PROBATE LOOSE PAPERS: