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William Dalton was born in 1748 in Lunenburg, Virginia to parents Timothy and Elizabeth Talbot Dalton.

In 1768, he married Elizabeth Sturman, daughter of Valentine and Elizabeth (Unknown) Stirman, in Bedford, Virginia.

Their children:
James b. 1770*
Nancy b. 1775
Rachel b. 1778
Patience b. 1780
Timothy Lewis b. 1783**
William (Jr.) b. 1789
Reuben b. 1789
Susannah b. 1792

(*It is from the line of James Dalton that the infamous Dalton Gang comes. **It is from the line of Timothy Lewis that I descend.)

William Dalton died on 14 January 1811 in Grayson County (now Carroll County, VA) Virginia, and was buried in the William Dalton Family Cemetery in Dugspur, Carroll, Virginia. He was age 70.
Elizabeth Sturman Dalton died in 1830 and is buried there, as well.