Amanda Hickman1

F, b. circa 1834
FatherRichard A. Hickman b. c 1804
MotherPolly Pruitt b. c 1804
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited28 Jun 2016
Birth*circa 1834Amanda was born circa 1834 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Amanda was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Amanda Hickman, age 16 in HH#908 headed by Richard Hickman, a 46 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $1,000..1 
Marriage*25 October 1858She married Arsemous Small, son of Handy Small and Maria Chesser, on 25 October 1858 at at Reese's Chapel, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Orsemores (Orseymous on the license) Small, a 23 year old waterman, the son of Handy & Maria Small and she was shown as Amanda Hickman, age 23, the daughter of Rich'd & Polly Hickman. They were married near Reese Chapel by E.S. Grant. George S. Rew said both were over age 21..2 
Married Name25 October 1858 As of 25 October 1858,her married name was Small. 

Family

Arsemous Small b. c 1836
Children 1.Elizabeth 'Betsy' Small b. c 1863
 2.Amanda Small3 b. Mar 1870

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Reuben Hickman1

M, b. circa 1838
FatherRichard A. Hickman b. c 1804
MotherPolly Pruitt b. c 1804
Last Edited11 Oct 2003
Birth*circa 1838Reuben was born circa 1838 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Reuben was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Reuben Hickman, age 12 in HH#908 headed by Richard Hickman, a 46 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $1,000..1 
Census w/parents1860Reuben was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Rubin Hickman, age 21 in HH#432 headed by Richard Hickman, age 53..2 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Elizabeth 'Betsy' Hickman1

F, b. circa 1841
FatherRichard A. Hickman b. c 1804
MotherPolly Pruitt b. c 1804
Last Edited11 Oct 2003
Birth*circa 1841Elizabeth was born circa 1841 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Elizabeth was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Elizabeth Hickman, age 9 in HH#908 headed by Richard Hickman, a 46 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $1,000..1 
Census w/parents1860Elizabeth was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Betsy Hickman, age 20 in HH#432 headed by Richard Hickman, age 53..2 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Susan Ellen Hickman1

F, b. circa 1847
FatherRichard A. Hickman b. c 1804
MotherPolly Pruitt b. c 1804
Last Edited28 Jun 2016
Birth*circa 1847Susan was born circa 1847 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Susan was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Susan Ellen Hickman, age 3 in HH#908 headed by Richard Hickman, a 46 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $1,000..1 
Census w/parents1860Susan was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Ellen Hickman, age 13 in HH#432 headed by Richard Hickman, age 53..2 
Census w/parents*10 August 1870Susan was listed with her parents in the census of 10 August 1870 at Metompkin District, Accomack Co, VA. HH#683 was headed by Richard Hickman, a 60 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,600 & personal property valued at $450. Listed with him was Polly Hickman, age 65; Susan Hickman, age 21; Aresemas Small, a 22 year old oysterman; Henry White, a 13 year old black farm laborer; Betsy Small, age 8 and Amanda Small, age 5/12.3 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

John (69) (of Ezekiel) Young Sr.1

M, b. circa 1772
FatherEzekiel Young b. c 1732, d. b 26 Dec 1786
MotherComfort (29) Parramore b. c 1740
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited15 Aug 2016
Birth*circa 1772John was born circa 1772 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*20 March 1784John was named in his father's will on 20 March 1784 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son John Young in the will of Ezekiel Young. He was under age..1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 364 (will of Ezekiel Young).

Elizabeth 'Betty' Justice

F, b. circa 1765, d. before 27 June 1853
Last Edited5 Jun 2008
Birth*circa 1765Elizabeth was born circa 1765 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*22 September 1787She married John Young (II), son of John Young (I) and Comfort Tatham, on 22 September 1787 at Accomack Co, VA. James Vessels was the security on the M.L.B. of John Young and Betty Justice..2 
Married Name22 September 1787 As of 22 September 1787,her married name was Young. 
Will - Husb's*17 August 1812Elizabeth was named in her husband's will on 17 August 1812 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Betty Young in the will of John Young Sr..3 
Census head*1850Elizabeth was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Betsy Young, the head of HH#923, age 85 and living alone. However, she was next door to HH#922, headed by John Parks of J., a 62 year old farmer, whose wife Tabitha, age 61, was her daughter. (Note: It may have also been her who was shown as Elizabeth Young, the head of HH#1193, age 85, who was living alone and next door to Ann (Margaret) Taylor, age 42, who would have also been her daughter.)4,1 
Will*11 May 1853She made a will on 11 May 1853 at Accomack Co, VA. To my daughter Tabitha Parks $100. To my grandson Charles Taylor $200. To my granddaughter Mary Silverthorn's children, them that she has now & them that she may have $200 between them, but I desire that my granddaughter Mary Silverthorn shall have the interest during her life. To granddaughter Virginia Killman $100. To my grandson Crippen Taylor $100. To my daughter Margaret Taylor all my remaining estate. Friend Burwell B. Ewell Extr. Witt: Robert Taylor, Samuel Young & David Taylor..5 
Death*before 27 June 1853Elizabeth died before 27 June 1853 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that her will was probated..5 

Family

John Young (II) b. c 1740, d. b 28 Jun 1813
Marriage*22 September 1787She married John Young (II), son of John Young (I) and Comfort Tatham, on 22 September 1787 at Accomack Co, VA. James Vessels was the security on the M.L.B. of John Young and Betty Justice..2 
Children 1.Tabitha Young+ b. 15 Jun 1790, d. 17 May 1869
 2.George Young b. c 1790
 3.Margaret Ann 'Peggy' Young+ b. c 1800, d. 6 Jun 1882

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 630 (will of John Young Sr.).
  4. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 629 (will of Elizabeth Young).

Thomas Ayres1

M, b. 27 March 1792, d. 20 September 1855
FatherThomas Ayres b. c 1765, d. b 29 Jun 1801
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' Rogers b. c 1765, d. b 30 Jan 1809
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited5 May 2008
Birth*27 March 1792Thomas was born on 27 March 1792 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*27 February 1815He married Nancy Thornes on 27 February 1815 at Accomack Co, VA. John Custis was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas Ayres and Nancy Thorns..3 
Anecdote*28 March 1831 On 28 Mar 1831 in Accomack Co Court, it was ordered that William Willett, Thomas Ayres, Littleton Ayres & Henry Ayres are the heirs at law of Francis Ayres and Henry Ayres, soldiers in the Virginia Line on Continental Establishment in the Rev. War.4 
Census head*1850Thomas was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Thos. Ayres the head of HH#225, a 56 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $500. Listed with him were the following Ayres: Nancy, age 56; Thos., a 20 year old oysterman; Littleton, an 18 year old oysterman; and Susan, age 8..5 
Death*20 September 1855Thomas died on 20 September 1855 at Third District, Acc Co, VA, at age 63. He was shown as Thos. Ayres, who died 20 Oct 1855 of pleurisy at the age of 67 years. He was the son of Thos. & Mary Ayres, born in Acc Co, and a farmer. He was the husband of Nancy. His son Thos. Ayres gave the information. (NOTE: His tombstone shows 20 Sep 1855.)2,6 
Burial*His body was interred at Onancock Cem, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Thomas Ayres, husband of Nancy, 27 Mar 1792 - 20 Sep 1855..2 

Family

Nancy Thornes b. 15 Oct 1792, d. 17 Aug 1874
Children 1.Elizabeth 'Betsy' Ayres+ b. 1 May 1816, d. 23 Aug 1895
 2.James E. or T. Ayres+ b. c 1817
 3.Margaret Ayres+ b. c 1822
 4.Thomas Ayres+ b. c 1830, d. 20 Oct 1895
 5.Littleton D. Ayres+ b. 6 Aug 1833, d. 18 Apr 1907
 6.Susan E. Ayres+ b. c 1842

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 18 (will of Thomas Ayres, St. George Parish).
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  4. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 21.
  5. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  6. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

Nancy Thornes

F, b. 15 October 1792, d. 17 August 1874
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited5 May 2008
Birth*15 October 1792Nancy was born on 15 October 1792 at Pungoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 
Marriage*27 February 1815She married Thomas Ayres, son of Thomas Ayres and Elizabeth 'Betty' Rogers, on 27 February 1815 at Accomack Co, VA. John Custis was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas Ayres and Nancy Thorns..2 
Married Name27 February 1815 As of 27 February 1815,her married name was Ayres. 
Census w/husband*1850Nancy was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Nancy Ayres, age 56 in HH#225 headed by Thos. Ayres, a 56 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $500..3 
Census w/son*1860Nancy was listed with her son in the census of in 1860 at Onancock P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Nancy Ayres, age 65 with personal property valued at $75 in HH#23 headed by Thos. Ayres, a 30 year old oysterman, who was evidently her son..4 
Death*17 August 1874Nancy died on 17 August 1874 at Pungoteague, Acc Co, VA, at age 81. According to her Acc Co death record she was shown as Nancy Ayres, who died 20 Aug 1871 at Pungoteague of unknown causes at the age of 84 years. She was born at Pungoteague and was single. Her son Jas. K. Ayres gave the information..1,5 
Burial*Her body was interred at Onancock Cem, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Nancy Ayres, wife of Thos Ayres, 15 Oct 1792 - 17 Aug 1874..1 

Family

Thomas Ayres b. 27 Mar 1792, d. 20 Sep 1855
Marriage*27 February 1815She married Thomas Ayres, son of Thomas Ayres and Elizabeth 'Betty' Rogers, on 27 February 1815 at Accomack Co, VA. John Custis was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas Ayres and Nancy Thorns..2 
Children 1.Elizabeth 'Betsy' Ayres+ b. 1 May 1816, d. 23 Aug 1895
 2.James E. or T. Ayres+ b. c 1817
 3.Margaret Ayres+ b. c 1822
 4.Thomas Ayres+ b. c 1830, d. 20 Oct 1895
 5.Littleton D. Ayres+ b. 6 Aug 1833, d. 18 Apr 1907
 6.Susan E. Ayres+ b. c 1842

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  3. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  4. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  5. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

Crippen Dennis Taylor1

M, b. circa 1851, d. 16 March 1929
FatherWilliam (of T.) Taylor b. c 1823, d. 21 Jan 1905
MotherMary A. Tyler b. c 1828
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1851Crippen was born circa 1851 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents1860Crippen was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Crippen Dennis Taylor, age 9 in HH#529 headed by William Taylor, a 37 year old oysterman with personal property vaued at $30..2 
Census w/parents*1870Crippen was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Crippen Taylor, a 18 year old farmer laborer in HH#MT574 headed by William Taylor, a 45 year old farmer..1 
Marriage*4 October 1875He married Anjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor, daughter of John James Taylor and Susan Taylor, on 4 October 1875 at Guilford, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Crippen Taylor of Wm., a 28 year old oysterman, the son of Wm. & Mary Taylor and she was shown as Jane Taylor, (age not shown) divorced, the daughter of Susan Taylor. They were married by J.E. Bundick..3 
Obituary - Father's*21 January 1905Crippen was named in his father's obituary on 21 January 1905. He was shown as a son Crippen D. Taylor in the obituary of William Taylor..4 
Death*16 March 1929Crippen died on 16 March 1929. He was shown as Crippen D. Taylor, died 16 Mar 1929 - Age; 76 - Male White - Cause of Death; Angina Pectoris, Place of Burial; Guilford - Date of Issue; 16 Mar 1929 - Crowson Burial Permits..5 

Family

Anjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor b. c 1856
Children 1.John W. 'Jack' Taylor b. c 1873
 2.Laura A. Taylor+ b. c 1875
 3.Crippen D. Taylor Jr. b. 1878, d. 1949
 4.Manie M.S. Taylor b. 16 May 1882, d. 1942
 5.Elsia Taylor b. c 1884
 6.William Taylor+ b. c 1888
 7.Roy Thomas Taylor b. 1890, d. 1967
 8.Harry J. Taylor b. 11 Feb 1895, d. 13 Feb 1958

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  2. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  4. [S771] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Marriages from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912.
  5. [S772] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Deaths from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912.

Nancy Parks1

F, b. circa 1810
FatherJohn (of J.) Parks Sr. b. 10 Mar 1789, d. 17 Apr 1870
MotherTabitha Young b. 15 Jun 1790, d. 17 May 1869
Last Edited3 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1810Nancy was born circa 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Grfath's*17 August 1812Nancy was named in her grandfather's will on 17 August 1812 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as granddaughter Nancy Parks in the will of John Young Sr..1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 630 (will of John Young Sr.).

George Young1

M, b. circa 1790
FatherJohn Young (II) b. c 1740, d. b 28 Jun 1813
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' Justice b. c 1765, d. b 27 Jun 1853
Last Edited5 Jun 2008
Birth*circa 1790George was born circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Heir - named as*16 January 1815George was named as an heir on 16 January 1815 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as George Young and was named in the settlement of the estate John Young Sr., along with Elizabeth Young her thirds, Peggy Young, John Parks in right of his wife, and Tabitha Parks. (Note: Since he was named along with John's wife and daughters, he was evidently a son who was not named in the will.)1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 630 (settlement of John Young Sr.).

Tabitha Parks widow?

M, b. circa 1798
Last Edited3 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1798Tabitha was born circa 1798 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850Tabitha was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Tabitha Parks, age 52 in HH#910 headed by Sarah Bayly, age 21. Also listed was Henry Clavill, a 38 year old sailor born in MD..1 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Henry Claville

M, b. circa 1812
Last Edited16 Feb 2002
Birth*circa 1812Henry was born circa 1812 at Maryland.1 
Census w/another*1850Henry was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Henry Clavill, a 38 year old sailor born in MD in HH#910 headed by Sarah Bayly, age 21..1 
Census head*1860Henry was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Henry Clavel the head of HH#412, a 52 year old sailor. Listed with him were Sally Bayly, age 33 and David Bloxom, age 12..2 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

George Lewis1

M, b. circa 1754, d. 9 May 1834
FatherJosiah Lewis (Innholder) b. 1719, d. b 20 Aug 1770
MotherJoice (w/o Josiah Lewis) (-----) b. c 1730
Last Edited12 Jun 2019
Birth*circa 1754George was born circa 1754 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*10 August 1770George was named in his father's will on 10 August 1770 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as my eldest son George Lewis in the will of Josiah Lewis, wife Joice. He was named heir-at-law at probate and Littleton Dennis was appointed his guardian.3 
Rev War Veteran*1775George served in the Revolutionary War in in 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as George Lewis, a soldier in the Army..4 
Marriage*circa 1789He married (-----) (-----) circa 1789 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Appraiser*11 December 1792George was named as an appraiser of an estate on 11 December 1792 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of John Martin was granted to Parmer Martin. Appraisers: Seth Powell, George Lewis, Littleton Savage & Laban Godwin.5 
Will - Brother's*5 March 1794George was named in his brother's will on 5 March 1794 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Abel Lewis gave whole estate to daughter Phamy Lewis, & should she die before 21 or marriage my land to descend to my brother George Lewis after the death or marriage of my wife (no name) John Custis Exr. Witt: Severn Willis, Southy Walker East, John Custis.6 
Marriage*16 January 1800He married Mary Taylor on 16 January 1800 at Accomack Co, VA. John Lewis was the security on the M.L.B. of George Lewis and Mary Taylor..7 
Marriage21 November 1822He married Elizabeth A. Riggin on 21 November 1822 at Accomack Co, VA. Samuel Walston was the security on the M.L.B. of George Lewis, widower, and Elizabeth A. Hinman, widow of William..7 
Census head*1830George was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1830 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George Lewis on page 341, age 70-80. Listed with him were 1 male age 10-15; 1 male age 15-20; 1 female age 15-20; and 1 female age 30-40 (his wife)..2 
Will*5 March 1832He made a will on 5 March 1832 at Accomack Co, VA. Whole estate to wife Elizabeth Lewis & at her death to Solomon Lewis, Tabitha Justice & Elizabeth Parks, daughter of Eliza Parks. Friend Thomas C. Delastatius Extr. Witt: Littleton A. Hinman, Thomas Ayres & Robert Taylor..8 
Death*9 May 1834George died on 9 May 1834 at Accomack Co, VA. He died on 9 May 1834 and his will was probated on 26 May 1834. John P. Drummond & John W. Bird securities..8,9 

Family 1

(-----) (-----) b. c 1760
Marriage*circa 1789He married (-----) (-----) circa 1789 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Children 1.Tabitha Lewis+ b. c 1790, d. Jan 1843
 2.Solomon Lewis+ b. c 1791, d. Mar 1838
 3.Eliza Lewis+ b. c 1794

Family 2

Mary Taylor b. c 1775
Marriage*16 January 1800He married Mary Taylor on 16 January 1800 at Accomack Co, VA. John Lewis was the security on the M.L.B. of George Lewis and Mary Taylor..7 

Family 3

Elizabeth A. Riggin b. c 1797
Marriage21 November 1822He married Elizabeth A. Riggin on 21 November 1822 at Accomack Co, VA. Samuel Walston was the security on the M.L.B. of George Lewis, widower, and Elizabeth A. Hinman, widow of William..7 
Child 1.James Lewis b. c 1830

Citations

  1. [S1843] Unproven.
  2. [S580] Jody Powell, 1830 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 252 (will of Josiah Lewis, wife Joice Lewis).
  4. [S577] Compiled for the Bicentennial by Susie Wilkins Walker and Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Soldiers and Sailors in America's War for Independence, April 1775 to December 1783.
  5. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 509 (adm of John Martin to Parmer Martin).
  6. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 405 (will of Abel Lewis, b/o George Lewis).
  7. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  8. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 328 (will of George Lewis).
  9. [S1030] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 18, p. 175 (Summers Family of Somerset County).

Mary Taylor

F, b. circa 1775
Last Edited3 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1775Mary was born circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*16 January 1800She married George Lewis, son of Josiah Lewis (Innholder) and Joice (w/o Josiah Lewis) (-----), on 16 January 1800 at Accomack Co, VA. John Lewis was the security on the M.L.B. of George Lewis and Mary Taylor..1 
Married Name16 January 1800 As of 16 January 1800,her married name was Lewis. 

Family

George Lewis b. c 1754, d. 9 May 1834

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

Elizabeth A. Riggin

F, b. circa 1797
Last Edited26 Sep 2008
Birth*circa 1797Elizabeth was born circa 1797 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*9 July 1811She married William Hinman, son of Anne Hinman (widow?), on 9 July 1811 at Accomack Co, VA. George Bell was the security on the M.L.B. of William Hinman of Anne and Elizabeth Riggen, ward of John Teackle Esq..2 
Married Name9 July 1811 As of 9 July 1811,her married name was Hinman. 
Marriage*21 November 1822She married George Lewis, son of Josiah Lewis (Innholder) and Joice (w/o Josiah Lewis) (-----), on 21 November 1822 at Accomack Co, VA. Samuel Walston was the security on the M.L.B. of George Lewis, widower, and Elizabeth A. Hinman, widow of William..2 
Married Name21 November 1822 As of 21 November 1822,her married name was Lewis. 
Will - Husb's*5 March 1832Elizabeth was named in her husband's will on 5 March 1832 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Elizabeth Lewis in the will of George Lewis..3 
Marriage4 July 1836She married Richard 'Dicky' Somers, son of Isaac Somers and Mary Roach, on 4 July 1836 at Accomack Co, VA. John D. Parks and James J. Ailworth were the securities on the M.L.B. of Richard Somers, widower and Elizabeth Lewis, widow of George. Another entry shows they were married on 14 Jul 1836..2 
Married Name4 July 1836 As of 4 July 1836,her married name was Somers. 
Will - Husb's9 June 1845Elizabeth was named in her husband's will on 9 June 1845 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as my wife Elizabeth Summers in the will of Richard Summers..4 
Census w/husband*1850Elizabeth was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Elizabeth Summers, age 53 and born in VA in HH#912 headed by Richard Summers, an 85 year old farmer born in MD. Also listed was Elizabeth Hinman, age 11, who may have been a granddaughter..1 

Family 1

William Hinman b. c 1790
Marriage*9 July 1811She married William Hinman, son of Anne Hinman (widow?), on 9 July 1811 at Accomack Co, VA. George Bell was the security on the M.L.B. of William Hinman of Anne and Elizabeth Riggen, ward of John Teackle Esq..2 
Child 1.John R. Hinman Sr.+ b. 19 Jun 1810, d. 13 May 1878

Family 2

George Lewis b. c 1754, d. 9 May 1834
Marriage*21 November 1822She married George Lewis, son of Josiah Lewis (Innholder) and Joice (w/o Josiah Lewis) (-----), on 21 November 1822 at Accomack Co, VA. Samuel Walston was the security on the M.L.B. of George Lewis, widower, and Elizabeth A. Hinman, widow of William..2 
Child 1.James Lewis b. c 1830

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 328 (will of George Lewis).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 500 (will of Richard Summers, wife Elizabeth).

William Hinman1

M, b. circa 1790
MotherAnne Hinman (widow?) b. c 1760
Last Edited4 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1790William was born circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*9 July 1811He married Elizabeth A. Riggin on 9 July 1811 at Accomack Co, VA. George Bell was the security on the M.L.B. of William Hinman of Anne and Elizabeth Riggen, ward of John Teackle Esq..1 

Family

Elizabeth A. Riggin b. c 1797
Child 1.John R. Hinman Sr.+ b. 19 Jun 1810, d. 13 May 1878

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

Anne Hinman (widow?)

F, b. circa 1760
Last Edited23 Aug 2014
Birth*circa 1760Anne was born circa 1760 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Family

Child 1.William Hinman+ b. c 1790

Richard 'Dicky' Somers1,2

M, b. 1760, d. 7 July 1851
FatherIsaac Somers b. c 1733, d. b 16 Sep 1824
MotherMary Roach b. c 1740
Last Edited30 Sep 2008
Birth*1760Richard was born in 1760 at Annamessex, Som Co, MD.3 
Rev War Veteran*1780Richard served in the Revolutionary War in in 1780 at Somerset Co, MD. Richard Summers served as a private in the Somerset Militia, Salisbury Battn., Capt. Sampson Wheatly's Company. On 29 Sep 1851 Elizabeth Summers, widow of Richard Summers, dec'd made a declaration. She states she (former name was Elizabeth Lewis) married Richard Summers and they lived as husband and wife until his death on 7 July past. She heard him speak of his services in the militia during the War: his brother Horsey Summers, served with him. Her husband served, she believes, over two years. Her husband live on the Virginia (Accomack County)/Maryland line during the Rev. War, on the Maryland side, and crossed over into Accomack and was married there by Rev. George H. Ewell and resided there until he died, in his 91 year. Certificate from Rev. Ewell, acquainted with Richard Summers for the last 60 years..3 
Will - Father's*15 September 1821Richard was named in his father's will on 15 September 1821 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as a son Dicky Somers in the will of Isaac Somers, wife Mary Roach Somers. He and his brother Horsey Somers were also named Extrs..2 
Security on Admin*29 July 1822Richard was security on the administration of an estate on 29 July 1822 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Richard Somers & Horsey Somers & Charles Rew were securities on the administration on the estate of John Lewis Sr. which was granted to John Lewis Jr..4 
Marriage*4 July 1836He married Elizabeth A. Riggin on 4 July 1836 at Accomack Co, VA. John D. Parks and James J. Ailworth were the securities on the M.L.B. of Richard Somers, widower and Elizabeth Lewis, widow of George. Another entry shows they were married on 14 Jul 1836..5 
Will - Husb's*9 June 1845Richard was named in her husband's will on 9 June 1845 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated..6 
Will*9 June 1845He made a will on 9 June 1845 at Accomack Co, VA. To Richard Sterling of Somerset County, Maryland, my Negro girl Harriet & her future increase. To my wife Elizabeth Somers all the lands whereon I now reside & my Negro man Levin & my woman Rachel & her 3 children John, George & Sarah & their future increase & the remainder of my property. Wife & John R. Drummond Extrs. Witt: George S. Rew, Major East & Samuel Lewis of John. Prob: Elizabeth Somers refused to qualify as Extr. in writing & it was proved by Augustus W. Bagwell a witness thereto, but desires that John R. Drummond qualify as such. Lewis D. Drummond & Edward Gunter were his securities..6 
Census head*1850Richard was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Richard Summers, the head of HH#912, an 85 year old farmer born in MD with real estate valued at $1,800. Listed with him were Elizabeth Summers, age 53 and Elizabeth Hinman, age 11..7 
Death*7 July 1851Richard died on 7 July 1851 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Burial*His body was interred at Summers Cem, Justisville, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone show him as Ridard Summers, who died 7 Jul 1851, aged 81. This cemetery is due south of Justisville, back in a dense thicket. The entrance is on Wonney Rew Road (route 673)..8 

Family

Elizabeth A. Riggin b. c 1797
Marriage*4 July 1836He married Elizabeth A. Riggin on 4 July 1836 at Accomack Co, VA. John D. Parks and James J. Ailworth were the securities on the M.L.B. of Richard Somers, widower and Elizabeth Lewis, widow of George. Another entry shows they were married on 14 Jul 1836..5 

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 74 (Declaration of Elizabeth Summers, widow of Richard Summers, dec'd.).
  2. [S1032] Finney W. Somers, MD to Hiram T. Somers of West Beach.
  3. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 74 (Declaration of Elizabeth Summers, widow of Richard Summers, dec'd).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 329 (adm of John Lewis Sr to John Lewis Jr).
  5. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  6. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 500 (will of Richard Summers, wife Elizabeth).
  7. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  8. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

John R. Hinman Jr.1,2

M, b. 21 December 1840, d. 20 December 1901
FatherJohn R. Hinman Sr. b. 19 Jun 1810, d. 13 May 1878
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Ayres b. 1 May 1816, d. 23 Aug 1895
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited8 Apr 2016
Birth*21 December 1840John was born on 21 December 1840 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Census w/parents*1850John was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Hinman, age 9 in HH#913 headed by John Hinman, a 35 year old farmer with real estate valued at $2,000..1 
Census w/parents1860John was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#873 was headed by John R. Hinman, a 45 year old farmer with real estate valued at $5,000 and personal property valued at $5,860. Listed with him were the following Hinmans: Betsey, age 45; John, age 20; Margaret, age 18; Nancy, age 16; Arenthia, age 11; Louis, age 9; and Anna, age 6.4 
Marriage*circa 1862He married Susan J. (-----) circa 1862.5 
Census head*1870John was listed as a head of household in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Accomack Co, VA. HH#684 was headed John Hinman, a 28 year old sailor. Listed with him were the following Hinmans: Susan, a 25 year old house keeper; Samuel, age 5; Laura, age 7; and Lewis, age 4 months, born in February.5 
Will - Father's*2 May 1878John was named in his father's will on 2 May 1878 at Accomack Co, VA. In his wll John R. Hindman Sr. gave Anna Lewis and James Jackson Bloxom, the Rew land, also 10 acres called the Bagwell land, and a piece of the Summers land, about 5 acres but should they die before 21 or without issue then to my children, equally. The whole of my real estate not hereinafter disposed of to be divided equally among my children Elizabeth Taylor, John R. Hindman Jr., Nancy Lewis and Louis F. Hindman. To Emory Hindman, son of Nancy Lewis $100. To Thomas Jackson Downes and Wade Hampton Downes, children of Joanna Downes each $200. To son Louis F. Hindman my gold watch, and to my wife my gold spectacles. The residue of my estate to my children Elizabeth Taylor, John R. Hindman Jr., Nancy Lewis and Louis F. Hindman, and my 2 grandchildren Anna Lewis and James Jackson Bloxom; the 2 grandchildren to have 1/5 share divided between them. Execs. Son Louis F. Hindman and Benjamin T. Gunter. Wit: Louis C. H. Finney, Abel T. Johnson. Proved 27 May 1878. Sureties John W. Gillet, John R. Hinman Jr., Durbin H. Johnson, Augustus C. Taylor.2 
Census head22 June 1880John was listed as a head of household in the census of 22 June 1880 at Metompkin District, Accomack Co, VA. HH#147 was headed by John R. Hinman, a 39 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Hinmans: Susan, a 30 year old wife and keeping house; Malissa, a 17 year old daughter and at home; Samuel, a 15 year old son who works on the farm; Louis, a 10 year old son; Arinthea, an 8 year old daughter; Maggie, a 6 year old daughter; and Medella, a 2 year old daughter.6 
Death*20 December 1901He died on 20 December 1901 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 60. He was shown as John R. Hinman, who died 20 Dec 1901, age 60 years.7 

Family

Susan J. (-----) b. c 1845
Marriage*circa 1862He married Susan J. (-----) circa 1862.5 
Children 1.Malissa Laura Hinman b. 6 May 1863, d. 19 Nov 1914
 2.Margaret 'Maggie' E. Hinman8 b. 1865, d. 1948
 3.John Samuel Hinman b. c 1865
 4.Lewis J. Hinman b. 8 Feb 1870, d. 21 Dec 1941
 5.Arinthia Hinman9 b. 26 Sep 1873
 6.Margaret 'Maggie' Hinman9 b. 10 May 1875
 7.Anna D. (Medella?) Hinman10 b. 7 Dec 1878
 8.Ascher S. Hinman10 b. 22 Sep 1881
 9.Sarah H. Hinman10 b. 12 Sep 1884

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S839] Elizabeth Smith Comp, Accomack Co, VA, Wills, 1861-1901, p. 34 (will of John R. Hindman Sr.).
  3. [S2425] Larry Moore, 105 Minosa Park Drive, Goldsboro, NC 27534, Phone: 919-584-4815, Web Page: http://midatlanticgenealogyinc.com, Email: e-mail address.
  4. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  5. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  7. [S772] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Deaths from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912, P.E. 4 Jan 1902 issue (death of John R. Hinman).
  8. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  9. [S728] Gial M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume I, 1852-1876.
  10. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.

Margaret Hinman1

F, b. circa 1843
FatherJohn R. Hinman Sr. b. 19 Jun 1810, d. 13 May 1878
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Ayres b. 1 May 1816, d. 23 Aug 1895
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited4 Apr 2016
Birth*circa 1843Margaret was born circa 1843 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret Hinman, age 7 in HH#913 headed by John Hinman, a 35 year old farmer with real estate valued at $2,000..1 
Census w/parents1860Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#873 was headed by John R. Hinman, a 45 year old farmer with real estate valued at $5,000 and personal property valued at $5,860. Listed with him were the following Hinmans: Betsey, age 45; John, age 20; Margaret, age 18; Nancy, age 16; Arenthia, age 11; Louis, age 9; and Anna, age 6.2 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Arinthia Hinman1

F, b. circa 1850, d. 2 May 1878
FatherJohn R. Hinman Sr. b. 19 Jun 1810, d. 13 May 1878
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Ayres b. 1 May 1816, d. 23 Aug 1895
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited5 Apr 2016
Census w/parents*1850Arinthia was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Arinthia Hinman, age 6/12 in HH#913 headed by John Hinman, a 35 year old farmer with real estate valued at $2,000..1 
Birth*circa 1850Arinthia was born circa 1850 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents1860Arinthia was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#873 was headed by John R. Hinman, a 45 year old farmer with real estate valued at $5,000 and personal property valued at $5,860. Listed with him were the following Hinmans: Betsey, age 45; John, age 20; Margaret, age 18; Nancy, age 16; Arenthia, age 11; Louis, age 9; and Anna, age 6.2 
Marriage*29 November 1866She married James W. Bloxom, son of George J. Bloxom and Elizabeth 'Betsey' White, on 29 November 1866 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as James W. Bloxom, a 28 year old single merchant, the son of Geo & Eliz'th Bloxom and she was shown as Arinthia G. Hinman, age 18, the daughter of John R. & Eliz'th Hinman.3 
Married Name29 November 1866 As of 29 November 1866,her married name was Bloxom. 
Census w/husband*1870Arinthia was listed with her husband in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Accomack Co, VA. HH#686 was headed by James Bloxom, a 33 year old clerk in store. Listed with him were Arinthia Bloxom, age 22; James Bloxom, age 2; and Lewis Hinman, a 18 year old farm laborer.4 
Death*2 May 1878She died on 2 May 1878 at Accomack Co, VA. She was evidently dec'd by this date as her father John R. Hindman Sr. did not name her in his will, but gave grandchildren Anna Lewis and James Jackson Bloxom the Rew land & 10 acres called the Bagwell land a piece of the Summers land, about 5 acres, but should they died before 21 or without issue then to my (other) children equally. They were to also have a 1/5 share of the remainder between them.5 

Family 1

William J. Lewis b. c 1838
Child 1.Anna Lewis5 b. c 1866

Family 2

James W. Bloxom b. c 1834
Marriage*29 November 1866She married James W. Bloxom, son of George J. Bloxom and Elizabeth 'Betsey' White, on 29 November 1866 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as James W. Bloxom, a 28 year old single merchant, the son of Geo & Eliz'th Bloxom and she was shown as Arinthia G. Hinman, age 18, the daughter of John R. & Eliz'th Hinman.3 
Child 1.James Jackson Bloxom4 b. 1868

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  4. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  5. [S839] Elizabeth Smith Comp, Accomack Co, VA, Wills, 1861-1901, p. 34 (will of John R. Hindman Sr.).

James Lewis1

M, b. circa 1830
FatherGeorge Lewis b. c 1754, d. 9 May 1834
MotherElizabeth A. Riggin b. c 1797
Last Edited4 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1830James was born circa 1830 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850James was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as James Lewis, a 20 year old laborer in HH#913 headed by John Hinman, a 35 year old farmer with real estate valued at $2,000. They were living next door to HH#912 headed by Richard Summers, an 85 year old farmer and Elizabeth Summers, age 53, who was evidently his mother by a prior marriage..1 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Solomon Lewis1

M, b. circa 1791, d. March 1838
FatherGeorge Lewis b. c 1754, d. 9 May 1834
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1760
Last Edited4 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1791Solomon was born circa 1791 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*3 November 1812He married Seymour Hickman, daughter of (father of Seymour, Eliz, Charity) Hickman and (-----) (-----), on 3 November 1812 at Accomack Co, VA. Raymond Parks was the security on the M.L.B. of Solomon Lewis and Seymour Hickman..2 
Will - Father's*5 March 1832Solomon was named in his father's will on 5 March 1832 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Solomon Lewis in the will of George Lewis. Although he was not named as a son, Solomon Lewis, Tabitha Justice & Elizabeth Parks, daughter of Eliza Parks were to receive the whole estate after the death of George's wife Elizabeth Lewis..1 
Will*13 March 1838He made a will on 13 March 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. Such property as my wife Seymour Lewis can best spare shall be sold for payment of my debts & then to her the whole of my property in case that she should not marry until my 2 youngest children shall arrive to age 21 or dies & then my land to my 3 sons William H., Raymond & Parker Lewis & they must support on the land my blind child Eliza Lewis so long as she remains blind & if improperly used she is to have her choice of homes at either house & each son to pay his equal quota. At the division of my land the whole of my moveable property to my girls. Witt: Charles Lewis, David Bloxom & Lewis Nock. (No Extr. named in will book copy.)3 
Death*March 1838Solomon died in March 1838.3 
Probate*26 March 1838Solomon's will was probated on 26 March 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. Seymour Lewis the Extr. named in the will, relinquished her right as Extr. & Charles Lewis took oath & gave bond of $1,000 with John D. Parks & Henry Davis securities..4 

Family

Seymour Hickman b. c 1794
Children 1.William Henry Lewis b. c 1814
 2.Raymond Lewis b. c 1820
 3.Parker Lewis+ b. c 1824
 4.Eliza Lewis b. c 1826
 5.Rachel Lewis b. c 1828
 6.Caroline Lewis b. c 1830

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 328 (will of George Lewis).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 331 (will of Solomon Lewis).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860.

Eliza Lewis1

F, b. circa 1794
FatherGeorge Lewis b. c 1754, d. 9 May 1834
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1760
Last Edited4 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1794Eliza was born circa 1794 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1815She married (-----) Parks circa 1815.1 
Married Namecirca 1815 As of circa 1815,her married name was Parks. 
Will - Father's*5 March 1832Eliza was named in her father's will on 5 March 1832 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Eliza Parks in the will of George Lewis. Although she was not named as a daughter, Solomon Lewis, Tabitha Justice & Elizabeth Parks, daughter of Eliza Parks were to receive the whole estate after the death of George's wife Elizabeth Lewis..1 

Family

(-----) Parks b. c 1790
Child 1.Elizabeth Parks b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 328 (will of George Lewis).

(-----) Parks

M, b. circa 1790
Last Edited4 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1790(-----) was born circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1815He married Eliza Lewis, daughter of George Lewis and (-----) (-----), circa 1815.1 

Family

Eliza Lewis b. c 1794
Child 1.Elizabeth Parks b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 328 (will of George Lewis).

Elizabeth Parks1

F, b. circa 1820
Father(-----) Parks b. c 1790
MotherEliza Lewis b. c 1794
Last Edited4 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1820Elizabeth was born circa 1820 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Grfath's*5 March 1832Elizabeth was named in her grandfather's will on 5 March 1832 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Elizabeth Parks in the will of George Lewis. Although she was not named as a granddaughter, Solomon Lewis, Tabitha Justice & Elizabeth Parks, daughter of Eliza Parks were to receive the whole estate after the death of George's wife Elizabeth Lewis..2 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 328 (will of George Lewis).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860.

Seymour Hickman

F, b. circa 1794
Father(father of Seymour, Eliz, Charity) Hickman1 b. c 1775
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1775
Last Edited9 Aug 2016
Birth*circa 1794Seymour was born circa 1794 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*3 November 1812She married Solomon Lewis, son of George Lewis and (-----) (-----), on 3 November 1812 at Accomack Co, VA. Raymond Parks was the security on the M.L.B. of Solomon Lewis and Seymour Hickman..3 
Married Name3 November 1812 As of 3 November 1812,her married name was Lewis. 
Will - Husb's*13 March 1838Seymour was named in her husband's will on 13 March 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Seymour Lewis in the will of Solomon Lewis..4 
Census w/son*1850Seymour was listed with her son in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Seymour Lewis, age 56 with real estate valued at $800 in HH#1053 headed by Parker Lewis, a 26 year old farmer..2 
Census head*1860Seymour was listed as a head of household in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#313 was headed by Seymore Lewis, age 60, with real estate valued at $600 and personal property valued at $50. Listed with her were Eliza Lewis, age 30; Rachael Lewis, age 25; and Caroline Lewis, age 24.5 

Family

Solomon Lewis b. c 1791, d. Mar 1838
Children 1.William Henry Lewis b. c 1814
 2.Raymond Lewis b. c 1820
 3.Parker Lewis+ b. c 1824
 4.Eliza Lewis b. c 1826
 5.Rachel Lewis b. c 1828
 6.Caroline Lewis b. c 1830

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 263 (will of Elizabeth Hickman).
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  3. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 331 (will of Solomon Lewis).
  5. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

William Henry Lewis1

M, b. circa 1814
FatherSolomon Lewis b. c 1791, d. Mar 1838
MotherSeymour Hickman b. c 1794
Last Edited31 Jul 2014
Birth*circa 1814William was born circa 1814 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*27 December 1836He married Elizabeth Bloxom on 27 December 1836 at Accomack Co, VA. Eburn Bird was the security on the M.L.B. of William H. Lewis and Elizabeth Bloxom..2 
Will - Father's*13 March 1838William was named in his father's will on 13 March 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son William H. Lewis in the will of Solomon Lewis..3 
Will - Aunt's*7 June 1842William was named in his aunt's will on 7 June 1842 at Accomack Co, VA. In her will Elizabeth Hickman named a nephew William Henry Lewis and gave him her 25 acre plantation where she lived. She also named him Extr.1 

Family

Elizabeth Bloxom b. c 1815

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 263 (will of Elizabeth Hickman).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 331 (will of Solomon Lewis).

Raymond Lewis1

M, b. circa 1820
FatherSolomon Lewis b. c 1791, d. Mar 1838
MotherSeymour Hickman b. c 1794
Last Edited4 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1820Raymond was born circa 1820 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*13 March 1838Raymond was named in his father's will on 13 March 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Raymond Lewis in the will of Solomon Lewis..1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 331 (will of Solomon Lewis).

Elizabeth Bloxom

F, b. circa 1815
Last Edited4 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1815Elizabeth was born circa 1815 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*27 December 1836She married William Henry Lewis, son of Solomon Lewis and Seymour Hickman, on 27 December 1836 at Accomack Co, VA. Eburn Bird was the security on the M.L.B. of William H. Lewis and Elizabeth Bloxom..1 
Married Name27 December 1836 As of 27 December 1836,her married name was Lewis. 

Family

William Henry Lewis b. c 1814

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

Sally Whealton1

F, b. circa 1795, d. 12 December 1888
MotherRebecca Whealton b. c 1770
Last Edited4 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1795Sally was born circa 1795 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census head*1830Sally was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1830 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Sally Whealton, age 20-30. Listed with her was only 1 female, age 10-15..3 
Census w/daughter*1850She was listed with her daughter in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Sally Whealton, age 55 in HH#915 headed by Ann Bell, age 32.2 
Death*12 December 1888Sally died on 12 December 1888 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Sally Whealton, who died of old age at the age of 90 years. She was the daughter of Rebecca Whealton, born in Acc Co, a housekeeper and unmarried. Her daughter Ann Bell gave the information..4 

Family

Child 1.Annaliza Gillett Whealton+ b. c 1818

Citations

  1. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896, p. 170 (death of Sally Wheaton showed her as daughter of Rebecca Whealton).
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  3. [S580] Jody Powell, 1830 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

Rebecca Whealton

F, b. circa 1770
Last Edited4 Nov 2001
Biography*She was shown as Rebecca Whealton, the mother of Sally Whealton on Sally's 12 Dec 1888 death record. 
Birth*circa 1770Rebecca was born circa 1770 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Daughter's*7 January 1820Rebecca was named in her daughter's will on 7 January 1820 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as mother Rebeccah Whealton in the will of Nancy Whealton..1 
Census head*1820Rebecca was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1820 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Rebecca Wheelton, age over 45. Listed with her were 1 female age 0-10 and 2 females, age 16-26. She was listed on page 2 between Thomas Pollitt and John L. Bundick..2 

Family

Children 1.Nancy Whealton b. c 1790, d. Feb 1820
 2.Sally Whealton+ b. c 1795, d. 12 Dec 1888

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 600 (will of Nancy Whealton).
  2. [S578] Jody Powell, 1800, 1810, 1820 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Nancy Whealton1

F, b. circa 1790, d. February 1820
MotherRebecca Whealton b. c 1770
Last Edited4 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1790Nancy was born circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will*7 January 1820She made a will on 7 January 1820 at Accomack Co, VA. To mother Rebeccah Whealton the whole of my property & at her death to Annaliza Gillett Whealton. Witt: John S. Bundick & George Hickman..1 
Death*February 1820Nancy died in February 1820.1 
Probate*25 December 1820Nancy's will was probated on 25 December 1820 at Accomack Co, VA. Partly proved on 28 Feb 1820 by John S. Bundick & fully proved on 25 Dec 1820 by George Hickman..1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 600 (will of Nancy Whealton).

William Thomas Bell1,2

M, b. circa 1849
FatherWilliam Bell b. c 1820, d. Sep 1849
MotherAnnaliza Gillett Whealton b. c 1818
Last Edited4 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1849William was born circa 1849 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*18 September 1849William was named in his father's will on 18 September 1849 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son William Thomas Bell in the will of William Bell..1 
Census w/mother*1850William was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. T. Bell, age 1 in HH#915 headed by Ann Bell, age 32..2 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 53 (will of William Bell).
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Elizabeth Henry Bell1,2

F, b. 29 August 1845, d. 27 July 1903
FatherWilliam Bell b. c 1820, d. Sep 1849
MotherAnnaliza Gillett Whealton b. c 1818
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited3 Aug 2003
Birth*29 August 1845Elizabeth was born on 29 August 1845 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Will - Father's*18 September 1849Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 18 September 1849 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Elizabeth Henry Bell in the will of William Bell..1 
Census w/mother*1850Elizabeth was listed with her mother in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Elizabeth H. Bell, age 4 in HH#915 headed by Ann Bell, age 32..4 
Marriage*10 January 1861She married Jeremiah Mason, son of Major Mason Jr. and Ann 'Nancy' Grinnalds, on 10 January 1861 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jeremiah Mason, a 21 year old farmer, the son of Major & Nancy Mason and she was shown as Elizabeth H. Bell, age 17, the daughter of William (dec'd) & Ann Bell. They were married at the residence of Ann Bell by George H. Ewell..2 
Married Name10 January 1861 As of 10 January 1861,her married name was Mason. 
Census w/husband*1870Elizabeth was listed with her husband in the census of in 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Elizabeth Mason, a 23 year old house keeper in HH#MT374, headed by Jeremiah Mason, a 33 year old farmer..5 
Death*27 July 1903Elizabeth died on 27 July 1903 at age 57.3 
Burial*Her body was interred at Mason Cem South, Bloxom, Acc Co, VA.3 

Family

Jeremiah Mason b. 18 Oct 1836, d. 18 Oct 1918
Marriage*10 January 1861She married Jeremiah Mason, son of Major Mason Jr. and Ann 'Nancy' Grinnalds, on 10 January 1861 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jeremiah Mason, a 21 year old farmer, the son of Major & Nancy Mason and she was shown as Elizabeth H. Bell, age 17, the daughter of William (dec'd) & Ann Bell. They were married at the residence of Ann Bell by George H. Ewell..2 
Children 1.Vianna Mason b. c 1862
 2.Elizabeth J. 'Bettie' Mason b. 30 Dec 1863, d. 19 Aug 1915
 3.William D. Mason b. 1866, d. 1931

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 53 (will of William Bell).
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  4. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  5. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

George B. Phillips

M, b. circa 1796
Last Edited4 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1796George was born circa 1796 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*25 August 1825He married Margaret 'Peggy' Hickman, daughter of Constable Thomas Hickman and Delany 'Laney' Lilliston, on 25 August 1825 at Accomack Co, VA. Levin Phillips was the security on the M.L.B. of George B. Phillips and Margaret Hickman of Thomas..2 
Census head*1850George was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George Phillips, the head of HH#916, a 54 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Phillips: Peggy, age 57; Thomas, a 23 year old laborer; and Sarah, age 23..1 

Family

Margaret 'Peggy' Hickman b. c 1793
Children 1.Thomas F. Phillips b. c 1827
 2.Sarah Phillips b. c 1827

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

Margaret 'Peggy' Hickman1

F, b. circa 1793
FatherConstable Thomas Hickman b. c 1731, d. b 28 Jul 1807
MotherDelany 'Laney' Lilliston b. c 1765, d. 22 Feb 1830
Last Edited16 Oct 2010
Birth*circa 1793Margaret was born circa 1793 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*7 May 1806Margaret was named in her father's will on 7 May 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as daughter Peggy Hickman in the will of Thomas Hickman, wife Laney.3 
Marriage*25 August 1825She married George B. Phillips on 25 August 1825 at Accomack Co, VA. Levin Phillips was the security on the M.L.B. of George B. Phillips and Margaret Hickman of Thomas..4 
Married Name25 August 1825 As of 25 August 1825,her married name was Phillips. 
Will - Mother's*27 January 1830Margaret was named in her mother's will on 27 January 1830 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret Phillips in the will of Delany Hickman, widow. She also named a grandson Thomas Phillips, son of Margaret Phillips.5 
Census w/husband*1850Margaret was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Peggy Hickman, age 57 in HH#916 headed by George Phillips, a 54 year old farmer..2 

Family

George B. Phillips b. c 1796
Children 1.Thomas F. Phillips b. c 1827
 2.Sarah Phillips b. c 1827

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 267 (will of Thomas Hickman).
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 267 (will of Thomas Hickman, wife Laney).
  4. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 261 (will of Delany Hickman, widow).

Delany 'Laney' Lilliston1

F, b. circa 1765, d. 22 February 1830
Last Edited31 Jul 2014
Birth*circa 1765Delany was born circa 1765 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*3 June 1785She married Constable Thomas Hickman on 3 June 1785 at Accomack Co, VA. Willett Lillaston was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas Hickman and Dulaney Lillaston..2 
Married Name3 June 1785 As of 3 June 1785,her married name was Hickman. 
Will - Husb's*7 May 1806Delany was named in her husband's will on 7 May 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Laney in the will of Thomas Hickman.3 
Will*27 January 1830Delany made a will on 27 January 1830 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Delany Hickman. Sell all real & personal property & pay debts with the remainder to my grandsons James Hickman son of Asa Hickman & Thomas Phillips son of Margaret Phillips. Friend Littleton A. Hinman guardian & trustee to my grandsons James Hickman & Thomas Phillips until the arrive to lawful age. Littleton A. Hinman Extr. Witt: George W. Bundick, Samuel Wright & Esther Hickman.4 
Death*22 February 1830She died on 22 February 1830 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that her will was probated. Levi Dix & Luther Hinman securities.4 

Family

Constable Thomas Hickman b. c 1731, d. b 28 Jul 1807
Children 1.Hessa Hickman3 b. c 1791
 2.Margaret 'Peggy' Hickman+ b. c 1793
 3.Asa Hickman+2 b. c 1795, d. Jun 1832

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 261 (will of Delany Hickman).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 267 (will of Thomas Hickman, wife Laney).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 261 (will of Delany Hickman, widow).

Sarah Phillips1

F, b. circa 1827
FatherGeorge B. Phillips b. c 1796
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Hickman b. c 1793
Last Edited4 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1827Sarah was born circa 1827 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Sarah was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Sarah Phillips, age 23 in HH#916 headed by George Phillips, a 54 year old farmer..1 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

John Potter or Wm Stran Custis1,2

M, b. circa 1847
FatherWilliam Stran Custis b. c 1824
MotherVirginia L. Potter b. c 1829
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited10 Dec 2017
Birth*circa 1847John was born circa 1847 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850John was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John P. Custis, age 3 in HH#917 headed by Wm. S. Custis, a 26 year old farmer with real estate valued at $4,500..1 
Will - GrAunt's*9 November 1861John was named in his great-aunt's will on 9 November 1861 at Accomack Co, VA. In her will Jane Stran appointed friends William P. Custis and John W. H. Parker executors. To Margaret Jane Custis, dau of my nephew William Stran Custis my negro slaves Edmund and Mag and the future increase of said Mag, and from and after the death of said Margaret Jane Custis I do emancipate and set free the said slaves Edmund and Mag and the increase of said Mag. Although the said Margaret Jane Custis is now and may continue to be a non-resident of this state, she shall not have the right to remove said Edmund or Mag or increase of said Mag beyond the limits of this state. To William Stran Custis, formerly called John Potter Custis, the son of my nephew William Stran Custis, my negro slaves called Oliver and Henry foe the natural life of said William Stran Custis formerly called John Potter Custis and after his death I do emancipate and free the said slaves Oliver and Henry. Although the said William Stran Custis is now and may continue to be a non-resident of this state he shall not have the right to remove the said Oliver and Henry beyond the limits of this state. To Elizabeth Jane Custis, dau of William P. and Eliza Susan Custis, my slaves Heber and Susan and the increase of said Susan and after the death of said Elizabeth Jane Custis, I emancipate and free the said Heber and Susan. To Eliza Susan Custis, wife of William P. Custis, during her natural life, the following slaves and the future increase of the females thereof, namely Lottie, Stephen, Henry, Loury, Esther, John, Tom, Perry, Emory, Louisa and her child Frederic, Jesse, Sarah, Jane, Mary Julia, Ellen, Lizzie Alfred and Bill , and after the death of the said Eliza Susan Custis these slaves and their future increase to be free. To Eliza Susan Custis the farm where I now live, and after her death to her daughter, Elizabeth Jane Custis. All residue not otherwise disposed of to Eliza Susan Custis. Wit: Shalmaneser Davis, E. R. Leatherbury, James Grinnals. Proved 30 Jun 1862.2 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S839] Elizabeth Smith Comp, Accomack Co, VA, Wills, 1861-1901, p. 4 (will of Jane Stran).

Margaret Virginia Custis1,2

F, b. 12 April 1853, d. 9 January 1902
FatherWilliam Stran Custis b. c 1824
MotherVirginia L. Potter b. c 1829
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Edmund Custis (Deep Creek, Gentlemen)
Descendants of John Custis II (Arlington, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Tully Robinson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West) (#1)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West) (#2)
Last Edited11 Mar 2015
Birth*12 April 1853Margaret was born on 12 April 1853 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Marriage*29 October 1873She married Harry Wise Custis, son of William Samuel Custis and Eleanor Douglas Wise, on 29 October 1873 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Harry W. Custis, a 24 year old farmer, the son of Wm. Samuel & Eleanor Custis and she was shown as Maggie V. Custis, age 21, the daughter of Wm. Stran & Virginia Cusits. They were married by E.M. Bryan..2,4 
Death*9 January 1902Margaret died on 9 January 1902 at age 48. In Memoriam: Margaret Virginia, wife of Harry Wise Custis died on January 19th, 1902 at her home at Deep Creek. One son, J.W. Custis and a daughter, Annie D. Custis survive her as well as her husband. Mrs. Custis was of distinguished ancestry, being a lineal descendant of the Custises of Mt. Vernon, into whose family General Washington married. (NOTE: She was a distant cousin, but not a lineal descendant of that branch of the Custis family.)3,4,5 
Burial*Her body was interred at Old Custis Tract, Deep Creek, Acc Co, VA.3 

Family

Harry Wise Custis b. 12 Aug 1849, d. 27 Aug 1914
Children 1.John William Custis+6 b. 12 Aug 1874, d. 19 Jul 1941
 2.Annie L. Custis4 b. 18 Jul 1878
 3.Annie Douglas Custis4 b. 5 Feb 1880, d. 10 Jan 1941
 4.Margaret V. Custis4 b. 6 May 1885, d. 18 Jul 1885

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  4. [S550] Jean M. Mihalyka, Bible Records Accomack & Northampton County, Virginia, Vol. 13, pp 128-132 (American Bible Society, New York, 1838, owned by Virginiia Douglas Leatherbury Spady (Mrs. Robert), Eastville, VA 23347. Presented to Eleanor Douglas Custis by her husband Wm. Sam'l Custis 12 Sept 1839).
  5. [S772] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Deaths from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912, PE 25 Jan 1902 & 1 Feb 1902 issues.
  6. [S819] Mark C. Lewis, Mark C. Lewis Genealogy Research Files, Custis Family Charts - Deep Creek Branch.

Fiske Williams

F, b. circa 1790
Last Edited16 Nov 2009
Birth*circa 1790Fiske was born circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*13 Jun 1807 (bond)She married William Broadwater, son of John Broadwater, 13 Jun 1807 (bond) at Accomack Co, VA. William Murrah was the security on the M.L.B. of William Broadwater and Fiske Williams..1 
Married Name13 Jun 1807 (bond) As of 13 Jun 1807 (bond),her married name was Broadwater. 

Family

William Broadwater b. c 1785

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

Catharine 'Caty' Wessells1

F, b. circa 1803
FatherEphraim Wessells Sr. b. 27 Apr 1774, d. 27 Oct 1842
MotherShady Bell Taylor b. 6 Jul 1783, d. 6 Jun 1852
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited26 Oct 2013
Birth*circa 1803Catharine was born circa 1803 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*25 November 1833She married Colmore S. Russell, son of James (of Geo) Russell and Elizabeth Gray, on 25 November 1833 at Accomack Co, VA. David Mears and James S. Corbin were the securities on the M.L.B. of Colmore Russell of James and Catherine Wessells of Ephram..1 
Married Name25 November 1833 As of 25 November 1833,her married name was Russell. 
Will - Husb's*28 March 1839Catharine was named in her husband's will on 28 March 1839 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Caty Russell in the will of Colmore S. Russell..2 
Land sold*15 April 1839She sold land on 15 April 1839 at Guilford, Acc Co, VA. Catharine Russell, widow of Colmore S. Russell dec'd, sold her dower or life interest in land in Guilford to Samuel Andrews for $50. It was part of the land belonging to Kessiah Russell and Elizabeth Andrews (the wife of Samuel Andrews) her daughter, all of which was formerly owned by James Russell dec'd adjoining George G. Russell on the S & Thos. Mears on the N & E and John Wessells on the W. Witt: Thos. A. Gibbons, Thos. S. White & Wm. H. Gibbons.3 
Marriage*21 1840She married William Broadwater, son of John Broadwater, on 21 1840 at Accomack Co, VA. Thomas A. Gibbons and William Parramore were the securities on the M.L.B. of William Broadwater, widower and Catherine Russell, widow of Colmore Sr..1 
Married Name21 1840 As of 21 1840,her married name was Broadwater. 

Family 1

Children 1.Elizabeth Russell+3 b. c 1819
 2.Kissiah Russell3 b. c 1821

Family 2

Colmore S. Russell b. c 1810, d. b 24 Jun 1839
Marriage*25 November 1833She married Colmore S. Russell, son of James (of Geo) Russell and Elizabeth Gray, on 25 November 1833 at Accomack Co, VA. David Mears and James S. Corbin were the securities on the M.L.B. of Colmore Russell of James and Catherine Wessells of Ephram..1 

Family 3

William Broadwater b. c 1785
Marriage*21 1840She married William Broadwater, son of John Broadwater, on 21 1840 at Accomack Co, VA. Thomas A. Gibbons and William Parramore were the securities on the M.L.B. of William Broadwater, widower and Catherine Russell, widow of Colmore Sr..1 

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 458 (will of Colmore S. Russell).
  3. [S2116] Accomack Co, VA, Deeds, No. 029, 1837-1839, p. 620 (Russell to Andrews).

Southy Bell

M, b. circa 1770
Last Edited4 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1770Southy was born circa 1770 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Family

Child 1.Keziah 'Kessy' Bell b. c 1795

Thomas (of Andrew) Russell1

M, b. February 1736/37, d. before 30 December 1790
FatherAndrew (of Samuel) Russell1 b. c 1715, d. b 31 Jan 1792
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1715
Last Edited7 Jun 2017
Birth*February 1736/37Thomas was born in February 1736/37 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Bound Out*28 July 1742He was bound out on 28 July 1742 at Accomack Co, VA. Ordered that Thomas Russell, an orphan 5 years of age last February be bound to Adam Watt till lawful age to learn the trade of a shoemaker.2 
Marriage*1780He married Rachel Hinman, daughter of Richard Hinman and Hannah (-----), in 1780 at Accomack Co, VA.3,1 
Land sold*10 September 1784Thomas (of Andrew) Russell sold land on 10 September 1784 at Accomack Co, VA. Thomas Russell and Rachel his wife, to Jonathan Mears, 7 acres of land being part of the tract where the said Thomas now lives, and to be laid off on the head of the that tract and adjoining th eland of the said Jonathan and Southy Silverthorn.4 
Death*before 30 December 1790He died before 30 December 1790 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Thomas Russell was granted to Southy Silverthorn with Richard Taylor & John Fitchett securities.5 
Land sold*20 July 1796He sold land on 20 July 1796 at Accomack Co, VA. Thomas and Rachel Russell of Accomack Parish to Jonathan Mears of the same place, all that plantation or parcel of land which was laid off for Elizabeth Hinman containing by estimation, 24 acres, more or less, out of the land of Richard Hinman, late of the said county and parish, dec'd. and conveyed and sold by the said Elizabeth Hinman to the said Thomas Russell &c.3 

Family

Rachel Hinman b. c 1762, d. c 1824
Child 1.George (of Thos) Russell1 b. c 1785

Citations

  1. [S819] Mark C. Lewis, Mark C. Lewis Genealogy Research Files, Russell Family file, George Russell chart.
  2. [S2464] Stratton Nottingham, Russell Family from Somerset County, Maryland Records, Accomack Co Deed Bk xxii-o-p. 419.
  3. [S2464] Stratton Nottingham, Russell Family from Somerset County, Maryland Records, Accomack Co Deed Bk ---, p. 358.
  4. [S2464] Stratton Nottingham, Russell Family from Somerset County, Maryland Records, Accomack Co Deed Bk ---, p. 161.
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 373 (adm of Thomas Russell to Southy Silverthorn).

Sylvanus W. Russell1

M, b. October 1829, d. 29 August 1904
FatherGeorge G. (of Geo) Russell Jr. b. 18 Dec 1796
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Wessells b. 31 Aug 1799, d. 12 Sep 1881
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited4 Nov 2005
Birth*October 1829Sylvanus was born in October 1829 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Sylvanus was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Sylvia Russell, age 21 in HH#924 headed by George Russell, a 53 year old farmer with real estate valued at $2,000..1 
Marriage*5 February 1856He married Polly Hinman, daughter of Thomas Hinman and Mary Young, on 5 February 1856 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Sylvanus W. Russell and she as Polly Hinman of Mary, who gave consent..3,4 
Death*29 August 1904Sylvanus died on 29 August 1904 at Guilford, Acc Co, VA, at age 74. Mr. Sylvanus W. Russell, a prominent citizen of upper Accomack, universally respected as a business man for his lofty integrity and as a man and citizen for his many excellant traits of character, died suddenly on Monday at his home near Guilford, of heart disease, aged 75 years and 10 months. A sister, Mrs. Dr. J.E.T. Ewell and several nieces and nephews survive him..2 

Family

Polly Hinman b. c 1838

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S772] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Deaths from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912.
  3. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  4. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Bernette Russell1

F, b. circa 1831, d. 16 August 1871
FatherGeorge G. (of Geo) Russell Jr. b. 18 Dec 1796
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Wessells b. 31 Aug 1799, d. 12 Sep 1881
Last Edited5 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1831Bernette was born circa 1831 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Bernette was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Vernette Russell, age 19 in HH#924 headed by George Russell, a 53 year old farmer with real estate valued at $2,000..1 
Census w/parents1860Bernette was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Bennette Russell, age 28 in HH#554 headed by George Russell, age 66 and farming..2 
Census w/mother*1870Bernette was listed with her mother in the census of in 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Brunette Russel, age 35 in HH#MT543 headed by Peggie Russel, a 50 (probably 70) year old house keeper..3 
Death*16 August 1871Bernette died on 16 August 1871 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Bennett Russell, who died of consumption at the age of 35 years. She was the daughter of Geo. & Peggy Russell, born in Acc Co. Her brother S. W. Russell gave the information. (Note: The transcribed version shows her as a male.)4 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  4. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

Clarissa A. Russell1,2

F, b. circa 1833, d. 18 August 1880
FatherGeorge G. (of Geo) Russell Jr. b. 18 Dec 1796
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Wessells b. 31 Aug 1799, d. 12 Sep 1881
Last Edited5 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1833Clarissa was born circa 1833 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Clarissa was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Clarissa A. Russell, age 17 in HH#924 headed by George Russell, a 53 year old farmer with real estate valued at $2,000..1 
Census w/parents1860Clarissa was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Clarisa Russell, age 26 in HH#554 headed by George Russell, age 66 and farming..3 
Census w/mother*1870Clarissa was listed with her mother in the census of in 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Clarrissa Russel, age 32 in HH#MT543 headed by Peggie Russel, a 50 (probably 70) year old house keeper..4 
Death*18 August 1880Clarissa died on 18 August 1880 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Clarissa Russell, who died of consumption at the age of 45 years. She was the child of Geo. G. & Peggy Russell, born in Acc Co, and an unmarried housekeeper. Her brother Slyvanus Russell gave the information..5,2 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  3. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  5. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Arinthia S. Russell1,2

F, b. 30 March 1836, d. 20 December 1910
FatherGeorge G. (of Geo) Russell Jr. b. 18 Dec 1796
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Wessells b. 31 Aug 1799, d. 12 Sep 1881
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited2 Aug 2016
Birth*30 March 1836Arinthia was born on 30 March 1836 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Census w/parents*1850Arinthia was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Arinthia S. Russell, age 15 in HH#924 headed by George Russell, a 53 year old farmer with real estate valued at $2,000..1 
Marriage*24 January 1856She married Rev. John E.T. Ewell M.D., son of Rev. George H. Ewell and Nancy Fitchett, on 24 January 1856 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John E.T. Ewell, a 21 year old teacher, the son of George H. & Nancy Ewell and she was shown as Arinthia S. Russell, age 19, the daughter of George & Margaret Russell. They were married at the residence of Geo. Russell by E.S. Grant..2 
Married Name24 January 1856 As of 24 January 1856,her married name was Ewell. 
Obituary - Brother's*3 September 1904Arinthia was named in her brother's obituary on 3 September 1904 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a surviving sister, Mrs. Dr. J.E.T. Ewell in the obituary of Mr. Sylvanus W. Russell of near Guilford..4 
Death*20 December 1910She died on 20 December 1910 at age 74.3 
Burial*Arinthia was buried at Crisfield Cemetery, Somerset Co, MD.3 

Family

Rev. John E.T. Ewell M.D. b. 13 Sep 1834, d. 7 Nov 1902
Marriage*24 January 1856She married Rev. John E.T. Ewell M.D., son of Rev. George H. Ewell and Nancy Fitchett, on 24 January 1856 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John E.T. Ewell, a 21 year old teacher, the son of George H. & Nancy Ewell and she was shown as Arinthia S. Russell, age 19, the daughter of George & Margaret Russell. They were married at the residence of Geo. Russell by E.S. Grant..2 
Children 1.Dr. Oscar B.B. Ewell5 b. 6 Oct 1856, d. 5 Oct 1905
 2.A. Webster Ewell6 b. 2 Sep 1858, d. 25 Mar 1916
 3.Carvilla B. Ewell7 b. 23 Jun 1861, d. 4 Aug 1884
 4.Rev. John H.S. Ewell8 b. 23 Jun 1865, d. 22 Mar 1908

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S2259] findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 116772750 (Arinthia S. Russell Ewell).
  4. [S772] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Deaths from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912.
  5. [S2259] findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 116774273 (Dr. Oscar B.B. Ewell).
  6. [S2259] findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 118484719 (A. Webster Ewell).
  7. [S2259] findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 116773982 (Carvilla B. Ewell).
  8. [S2259] findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 118503535 (Rev John H.S. Ewell).

John E. Russell1,2

M, b. circa 1840
FatherGeorge G. (of Geo) Russell Jr. b. 18 Dec 1796
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Wessells b. 31 Aug 1799, d. 12 Sep 1881
Last Edited4 Apr 2016
Birth*circa 1840John was born circa 1840 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850John was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John E. Russell, age 10 in HH#924 headed by George Russell, a 53 year old farmer with real estate valued at $2,000..1 
Census w/parents1860John was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John E. Russell, age 20 and farming in HH#554 headed by George Russell, age 66 and farming..3 
Marriage*4 January 1865He married Sally Trehern, daughter of James Trehern and Sarah 'Sally' Killmon, on 4 January 1865 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John E. Russell, a 24 year old mariner, the son of George & Margaret Russell and she was shown as Sarah A. Trehearn, age 21 (no parents listed). They were married on 5 Jan 1865..2 

Family

Sally Trehern b. c 1840
Children 1.Campsey D. Russell+ b. 1865, d. 1941
 2.Edward W. Russell4 b. 1872, d. 1907
 3.Bertie C. Russell+ b. c 1875

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

James Russell1

M, b. circa 1795
FatherThomas Russell1 b. c 1770
Last Edited30 Dec 2014
Birth*circa 1795James was born circa 1795 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*17 December 1817He married Keziah 'Kessy' Bell, daughter of Southy Bell, on 17 December 1817 at Accomack Co, VA. Gilbert M. Leatherbury was the security on the M.L.B. of James Russell of Tho. and Keziah Bell of Southy..1 

Family

Keziah 'Kessy' Bell b. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

Rebecca (-----)

F, b. circa 1765, d. before 12 December 1813
Last Edited7 Jun 2017
Birth*circa 1765Rebecca was born circa 1765 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1785She married George (of Andrew) Russell Sr., son of Andrew (of Samuel) Russell and Sarah Royal, circa 1785.1 
Married Namecirca 1785 As of circa 1785,her married name was Russell. 
Death*before 12 December 1813Rebecca died before 12 December 1813.1 
Will - Husb's*12 December 1813Rebecca was named in her husband's will on 12 December 1813 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Rebecca Russell dec'd in the will of George Russell Sr..1 

Family

George (of Andrew) Russell Sr. b. b 1765, d. Dec 1814
Children 1.James (of Geo) Russell+ b. c 1785, d. Feb 1831
 2.Thomas Russell (of Geo) b. c 1793
 3.George G. (of Geo) Russell Jr.+ b. 18 Dec 1796

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 459 (will of George Russell Sr.).

Rev. John E.T. Ewell M.D.1

M, b. 13 September 1834, d. 7 November 1902
FatherRev. George H. Ewell b. c 1781
MotherNancy Fitchett b. c 1794
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited2 Aug 2016
Birth*13 September 1834John was born on 13 September 1834 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850John was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Ewell, a 16 year old laborer in HH#1199 headed by Geo. H. Ewell, a 69 year old Methodist Clergyman with real estate valued at $2,500..2 
Marriage*24 January 1856He married Arinthia S. Russell, daughter of George G. (of Geo) Russell Jr. and Margaret 'Peggy' Wessells, on 24 January 1856 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John E.T. Ewell, a 21 year old teacher, the son of George H. & Nancy Ewell and she was shown as Arinthia S. Russell, age 19, the daughter of George & Margaret Russell. They were married at the residence of Geo. Russell by E.S. Grant..3 
Death*7 November 1902Rev. John E.T. Ewell M.D. died on 7 November 1902 at Baltimore City, MD, at age 68. Rev. John E. T. Ewell, M. D., 68 years old, pastor of Waverly Methodist Protestant Church, died yesterday afternoon at his home, 18 Independent street, Waverly, after an illness of three months. Dr. Ewell was born in Accomac county, Virginia. Shortly after coming of age he graduated at a medical college in Philadelphia. Forty-five years ago he entered the Maryland Conference of the Methodist Protestant Church. Among his earlier charges were the Protestant churches of Crisfield and Pocomoke City. At Crisfield he built up a large congregation in the church which had been erected just prior to his going there. About 20 years ago he came to Baltimore, and for 14 years was pastor of the South Baltimore Methodist Protestant Church, Light street, near West. He was instrumental in building up the congregation of that church also. In the spring of 1901 he was appolnted to be pastorate of Waverly Church, and was much beloved by his congregation. He is survived by a widow, Mrs. Arinthia S. Ewell; four sons, Dr. O. B. B. Ewell, of Marion Station, Md; Mr. A. W. Ewell, of Crisfield, Md; Rev. John H. S. Ewell, of Alexandria, Va., and Mr. George R. Ewell, and one daughter, Miss Minnie B. Ewell. The body was taken to Crisfield for interment. Baltimore Sun, 8th. Peninsula Enterprise, Accomac, Va., Saturday, November 15, 1902, p. 3.1 
Burial*John was buried at Crisfield Cemetery, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Arinthia S. Russell b. 30 Mar 1836, d. 20 Dec 1910
Children 1.Dr. Oscar B.B. Ewell4 b. 6 Oct 1856, d. 5 Oct 1905
 2.A. Webster Ewell5 b. 2 Sep 1858, d. 25 Mar 1916
 3.Carvilla B. Ewell6 b. 23 Jun 1861, d. 4 Aug 1884
 4.Rev. John H.S. Ewell7 b. 23 Jun 1865, d. 22 Mar 1908

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 116773801 (Rev John E.T. Ewell).
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  3. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  4. [S2259] findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 116774273 (Dr. Oscar B.B. Ewell).
  5. [S2259] findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 118484719 (A. Webster Ewell).
  6. [S2259] findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 116773982 (Carvilla B. Ewell).
  7. [S2259] findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 118503535 (Rev John H.S. Ewell).

Charles (of S.) Parks1,2

M, b. circa 1805
FatherSolomon Parks Sr. b. c 1770
MotherNancy Killmon b. c 1778, d. Aug 1853
Last Edited8 Dec 2008
Birth*circa 1805Charles was born circa 1805 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1830He married Catharine (-----) circa 1830.2 
Census head*1840Charles was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1840 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Charles Parkes of S., the head of a HH on page 26, age 30-40. Listed with him were 1 male age 0-5; 1 female age 5-10; 1 female age 30-40; 1 female age 40-50 and 1 female age 70-80 (this must have been his mother Nancy)..3 
Census head1850Charles was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown also as Charles Parks of S. the head of HH#1205, a 45 year old farmer. Listed with him were Nancy Parks, age 85; and Catharine Parks, age 55..2 
Census w/mother*1850Charles was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Charles Parks, a 45 year old sailor in HH#925 headed by Nancy Parks, age 86. Also listed was Catharine Parks, age 50 who was evidently his wife..2 
Census head1860Charles was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Charles Parkes of S. the head of HH#542, a 57 year old farmer with real estate valued at $500 and personal property valued at $100. Listed with him were Teakle Taylor of W., a 24 year old oysterman; Deliah Taylor, age 26; and Dennis Taylor, age 7..4 

Family

Catharine (-----) b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 416 (will of Nancy Parks, widow of Solomon).
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  3. [S581] Jody Powell, 1840 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Catharine (-----)1

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited14 Jan 2002
Birth*circa 1800Catharine was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA. The two listings in the 1850 census put her birth at either 1795 or 1800..1 
Marriage*circa 1830She married Charles (of S.) Parks, son of Solomon Parks Sr. and Nancy Killmon, circa 1830.1 
Married Namecirca 1830 As of circa 1830,her married name was Parks. 
Census w/husband1850Catharine was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown also as Catharine Parks, age 55 in HH#1205 headed by Charles Parks of S., a 45 year old farmer..1 
Census w/husband*1850Catharine was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Catharine Parks, age 50 in HH#925 headed by Nancy Parks, age 86. Also listed was Charles Parks, age 45 who was evidenly her husband..1 

Family

Charles (of S.) Parks b. c 1805

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Elizabeth A. 'Betsy' Justice1

F, b. circa 1820
FatherIsaiah Justice Sr. b. c 1735, d. b 27 Jun 1825
MotherTabitha Lewis b. c 1790, d. Jan 1843
Last Edited8 Jan 2002
Birth*circa 1820Elizabeth was born circa 1820 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*28 October 1824Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 28 October 1824 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Betsy in the will of Isaiah Justice Sr, 28 Oct 1824..2,3 
Will - Mother's*28 December 1842Elizabeth was named in her mother's will on 28 December 1842 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Elizabeth A. Justice in the will of Tabitha Justice..4,5 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 297 (will of Isaiah Justice Sr. - Accomack Parish) & p. 299 (will of Tabitha Jusice).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1215.
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 297 (will of Isaiah Justice Sr., 28 Oct 1824).
  4. [S142] Netti Schreiner-Yantis and Florence Love, Accomack Co, VA, Personal Property Tax Lists For The Year 1787, pp. 81 & 108.
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 299 (will of Tabitha Justice).

Nancy Mason1,2

F, b. 26 May 1836, d. 2 March 1931
FatherZorobabel 'Babel' Mason b. 27 Aug 1807, d. 18 Apr 1884
MotherPolly Grinnalds b. 15 May 1810, d. 25 Mar 1884
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited14 Sep 2014
Birth*26 May 1836Nancy was born on 26 May 1836 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Census w/parents*1850Nancy was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Nancy Mason, age 13 in HH#927 headed by Zerobabel Mason, a 40 year old farmer..1 
Marriage*13 November 1859She married Edward J. Mears, son of Abel B. Mears and Beersheba 'Bathsheba' Taylor, on 13 November 1859 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Edmon J. Mears, a 23 year old farmer, the son of Barsha & Abel Mears and she was shown as Nancy Mason, age 23, the daughter of Zerobabel & Polly Mason. They by Geo. H. Ewell at his residence. Stephen Young said both were over age 21..2 
Married Name13 November 1859 As of 13 November 1859,her married name was Mears. 
Census w/husband*1860Nancy was listed with her husband in the census of in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Nancy Mears, age 26 in HH#581 headed by Bershiba Mears, age 46 (female). Also listed just above her was Edward Mears, age 23, who was evidently her husband..4 
Marriage*30 December 1874She married David F. Wright, son of Walter Wright and Henrietta 'Henny' Sparrow, on 30 December 1874 at Woodstock (Lee Mont), Acc Co, VA. He was shown as David Wright, a 34 year old single blacksmith, the son of Walter & Hennie Wright and she was shown as Nancy Mears, a 34 year old widow, the daughter of Zorobabel & Polly Mason. They were married by I.T. Adkins..2 
Married Name30 December 1874 As of 30 December 1874,her married name was Wright. 
Death*2 March 1931Nancy died on 2 March 1931 at age 94.3 
Burial*Her body was interred at Mason Cem, Maswell St., Parksley, Acc Co, VA.3 

Family 1

Edward J. Mears b. 15 Jun 1838, d. 17 Aug 1866
Marriage*13 November 1859She married Edward J. Mears, son of Abel B. Mears and Beersheba 'Bathsheba' Taylor, on 13 November 1859 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Edmon J. Mears, a 23 year old farmer, the son of Barsha & Abel Mears and she was shown as Nancy Mason, age 23, the daughter of Zerobabel & Polly Mason. They by Geo. H. Ewell at his residence. Stephen Young said both were over age 21..2 
Children 1.Virginia 'Gennet' Mears+ b. c 1860
 2.Edward Jackson Mears b. 1862, d. 1941
 3.Mary 'Manie' A. Mears+2 b. 1865, d. 1957

Family 2

David F. Wright b. c 1840, d. Jun 1903
Marriage*30 December 1874She married David F. Wright, son of Walter Wright and Henrietta 'Henny' Sparrow, on 30 December 1874 at Woodstock (Lee Mont), Acc Co, VA. He was shown as David Wright, a 34 year old single blacksmith, the son of Walter & Hennie Wright and she was shown as Nancy Mears, a 34 year old widow, the daughter of Zorobabel & Polly Mason. They were married by I.T. Adkins..2 
Child 1.Mary Wright b. c 1876

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  4. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Henry P. Mason1,2

M, b. 1842, d. before 10 September 1898
FatherZorobabel 'Babel' Mason b. 27 Aug 1807, d. 18 Apr 1884
MotherPolly Grinnalds b. 15 May 1810, d. 25 Mar 1884
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Munns (1624/5 Muster on E.S.)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited5 Apr 2016
Birth*1842Henry was born in 1842 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Census w/parents*1850Henry was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Henry P. Mason, age 7 in HH#927 headed by Zerobabel Mason, a 40 year old farmer..1 
Census w/parents1860Henry was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Henry Mason, age 16 in HH#577 headed by Zerabbabel Mason, a 53 year old farmer..4 
Marriage*6 January 1869He married Jane E. White, daughter of Henry B. White and Hetty Baker, on 6 January 1869 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Henry P. Mason, a 21 year old farmer, the son of Zoro & Polly Mason and she was shown as Jane E. White, age 22, the daughter of Henry B. & Hetty White. They were married by G.W. Matthews..2 
Death*before 10 September 1898Henry died before 10 September 1898. He was shown as Henry P. Mason, age 51, the father of Mrs. Oscar T. Barnes, Mrs. John R. Hinman and Miss Bunie Mason..3,5 
Burial*His body was interred at Parksley Cem, Acc Co, VA.3 

Family

Jane E. White b. 1840, d. 1928
Child 1.Mary J. Mason b. c 1872

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  4. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  5. [S772] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Deaths from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912, P.E. 10 Sep 1898 issue (death of Henry P. Mason).

Margaret Ann Mason1,2,3

F, b. circa 1849
FatherZorobabel 'Babel' Mason b. 27 Aug 1807, d. 18 Apr 1884
MotherPolly Grinnalds b. 15 May 1810, d. 25 Mar 1884
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited6 Aug 2003
Birth*circa 1849Margaret was born circa 1849 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret Mason, age 1 in HH#927 headed by Zerobabel Mason, a 40 year old farmer..1 
Census w/parents1860Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Marbaret Mason, age 11 in HH#577 headed by Zerabbabel Mason, a 53 year old farmer..2 
Marriage*19 September 1872She married William Thomas C. Hope, son of George S. Hope and Laura J.T. 'Lovey' Wessells, on 19 September 1872 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. Thomas Hope, a 23 year old farmer, the son of Geo. & Laura Hope and she was shown as Margaret Ann Mason, age 23, the daughter of Zorobabel & Polly Mason. They were married by D.A. Woodson at Zorobabel Mason's residence..3 
Married Name19 September 1872 As of 19 September 1872,her married name was Hope. 

Family

William Thomas C. Hope b. c 1849

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

John H. Grinnalds1

M, b. 7 June 1842, d. 21 March 1866
FatherParker Grinnalds b. c 1810, d. b 30 Oct 1843
MotherElizabeth Melson b. c 1810, d. b 29 Jul 1844
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited14 May 2011
Birth*7 June 1842John was born on 7 June 1842 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Guardian - named*29 July 1844John had a guardian named on 29 July 1844 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Elizabeth Grinnalds was granted to Major Mason with Zadock Mason & Zorobabel Mason securities. According to Turman, on the same day the court appointed Major Mason guardian of the four orphans of Parker Grinnalds.3,4 
Census w/another*1850John was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John H. Grinalds, age 9 in HH#927 headed by Zerobabel Mason, a 40 year old farmer..5 
Census w/brother*1860John was listed with his brother in the census of in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Grinalds, age 20 in HH#576 headed by Southey Grinalds, age 26, who was evidently his brother..1 
Marriage*circa 1865He married Eveline T. Mason, daughter of Samuel Mason and Adeline W. Wessells, circa 1865.6,7 
Death*21 March 1866John died on 21 March 1866 at age 23.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Grinnalds Plot, Northwest of Parksley, Acc Co, VA. Carey's tombstone book shows him as John H. Grinnalds, 7 Jun 1842 - 21 Mar 1866, burried at the Grinnalds plot northwest of Parksley. Mihalyka's tombstone book shows him as John H. Grinnalds, the husband of Eveline Mason of Sam'l, 1 Jun 1842 - 2 Mar 1866, burried at Clover Hill, Pastoria and notes the stone is gone and the information is from 1940 data..2,7 

Family

Eveline T. Mason b. 8 Dec 1847, d. 26 Oct 1906
Marriage*circa 1865He married Eveline T. Mason, daughter of Samuel Mason and Adeline W. Wessells, circa 1865.6,7 
Child 1.Adeline E. Grinnalds2 b. 1 Sep 1867, d. 12 Sep 1867

Citations

  1. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 234 (adm. Elizabeth Grinnalds to Major Mason).
  4. [S2066] Nora Miller Turman, Nora Miller Turman's Genelaogy Research Files, Grinnalds family (Acc Orders 1840-1845, p. 330).
  5. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  6. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 133 (marriage of Burwell Ewell and Eveline T. Mason, show her as the widow Grinnalds).
  7. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Tabitha Taylor1,2,3

F, b. circa 1845
FatherWilliam (of W. or N.) Taylor b. c 1815
MotherElizabeth Ann Lewis b. c 1817
Last Edited13 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1845Tabitha was born circa 1845 at Accomack Co, VA. The 1850 census puts her birth at 1845, the 1860 census puts it at 1844 and the 1870 census puts it at 1846..1,2,3 
Census w/parents*1850Tabitha was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Tabitha Taylor, age 5 in HH#928 headed by Wm. Taylor of W., a 44 year old laborer..1 
Census w/parents1860Tabitha was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Tabitha Taylor, age 16 in HH#490 headed by William Taylor of N., a 45 year old oysterman..2 
Census head*1870Tabitha was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Tabitha Taylor, age 24 in HH#MT683 headed by William Taylor, a 55 year old oysterman..3 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

Betsey Lewis widow?

F, b. circa 1784
Last Edited13 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1784Betsey was born circa 1784 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/daughter*1860She was listed with her daughter in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Betsey Lewis, age 76 in HH#490 headed by William Taylor of N., a 45 year old oysterman. Also listed was Elizabeth Taylor, age 40, who is assumed to have been her daughter.1 

Family

Child 1.Elizabeth Ann Lewis+ b. c 1817

Citations

  1. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Susan F. (-----)

F, b. circa 1840
Last Edited13 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1840Susan was born circa 1840. 
Marriage*circa 1875She married Thomas Wessells, son of John H. Wessells and Susan Dix, circa 1875.1 
Married Namecirca 1875 As of circa 1875,her married name was Wessells. 
Reported death*17 May 1886Susan reported a death on 17 May 1886 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. It was on this date that Susan F. Wessells, reported the death of her husband, Thos. Wessells of John, who died at the age of 45 years..2 

Family

Thomas Wessells b. c 1838, d. 17 May 1886
Child 1.Bertie Wessells b. 1885, d. 1971

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  2. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

Elizabeth Onions1

F, b. circa 1800
FatherRev. William Selby Onions b. c 1750, d. Aug 1818
MotherSally Bundick b. c 1774
Last Edited15 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1800Elizabeth was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*6 July 1818Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 6 July 1818 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Elizabeth Onions in the will of William Onions Sr..1 
Census w/sister*1850Elizabeth was listed with her sister in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Elizabeth Onions, age 50 in HH#1197 headed by Nancy Wessells, age 60..2 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 403 (will of William Onions Sr.).
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

John Onions1

M, b. circa 1770, d. before 1810
FatherRev. William Selby Onions b. c 1750, d. Aug 1818
Last Edited7 Apr 2009
Birth*circa 1770John was born circa 1770 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*10 February 1804He married Leuranah 'Raner' Sturgis, daughter of (-----) Sturgis and Susannah Bundick, on 10 February 1804 at Accomack Co, VA. Elijah Wright was the security on the M.L.B. of John Onions and Linany Littleton..2 
Death*before 1810John died before 1810. He was evidently dec'd by this year as his wife Raynon Onions was shown as a head of household..3 
Will - Father's*6 July 1818John was named in his father's will on 6 July 1818 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son John Onions in the will of William Onions Sr..1 

Family

Leuranah 'Raner' Sturgis b. b 1755, d. b 26 Mar 1821

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 403 (will of William Onions Sr.).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  3. [S578] Jody Powell, 1800, 1810, 1820 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Sarah 'Sally' Thornes1

F, b. circa 1835
FatherDennis Thornes Sr. b. c 1800
MotherPolly Taylor b. c 1810
Last Edited22 Nov 2005
Birth*circa 1835Sarah was born circa 1835 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1860Sarah was listed with her mother in the census of in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Sally Thornes, age 25 in HH#551 headed by Wesley Onions, a 30 year old farm laborer. Also listed was Polly Thornes, age 50, who was evidently her mother..1 

Family

Child 1.Infant Female Thornes b. Jan 1869, d. 6 Jun 1870

Citations

  1. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

William Onions1

M, b. circa 1854
FatherWesley Onions b. c 1830
MotherEliza Thornes b. c 1838, d. 2 Oct 1885
Last Edited15 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1854William was born circa 1854 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1860William was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as William Onions, age 6 in HH#551 headed by Wesley Onions, a 30 year old farm laborer..1 

Citations

  1. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Mary Onions1

F, b. circa 1858, d. 21 October 1871
FatherWesley Onions b. c 1830
MotherEliza Thornes b. c 1838, d. 2 Oct 1885
Last Edited6 Sep 2003
Birth*circa 1858Mary was born circa 1858 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1860Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Onions, age 2 in HH#551 headed by Wesley Onions, a 30 year old farm laborer..1 
Death*21 October 1871Mary died on 21 October 1871 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Onions, who was burnt, and died at the age of 12 years. She was the daughter of Wesley & Eliza Onions, born in Acc Co. Her father gave the information..2 

Citations

  1. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

Wesley T. Onions1,2

M, b. circa 1860
FatherWesley Onions b. c 1830
MotherEliza Thornes b. c 1838, d. 2 Oct 1885
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited6 Jan 2006
Census w/parents*1860Wesley was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Unnamed Onions, age 3/12 in HH#551 headed by Wesley Onions, a 30 year old farm laborer..1 
Birth*circa 1860Wesley was born circa 1860 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*27 December 1882He married Elizabeth J. 'Bettie' Middleton, daughter of John Middleton and Juliet 'Julia' Ann Shrieves, on 27 December 1882 at Lee Mont, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Wesley Onions, a 23 year old oysterman, the son of Wesley & Eliza Onions and she was shown as Bettie J. Middleton, age 20, the daughter of Jno. & Julia Middleton. They were married by W. A. Crouse..2 
Marriage2 September 1903He married Lucy D. Thornes, daughter of Amanda L. 'Mandy' Thornes, on 2 September 1903 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Wesley T.(?) Onions, a 42 year old widowed farmer, the son of Wesley & Eliza Onions and she was shown as Lucy D. Thornes, age 19, daughter of Mandy Thornes..3 

Family

Elizabeth J. 'Bettie' Middleton b. c 1862
Child 1.Edgar T. Onions b. 1886, d. 1965

Citations

  1. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

Elizabeth J. 'Bettie' Middleton1

F, b. circa 1862
FatherJohn Middleton b. c 1823
MotherJuliet 'Julia' Ann Shrieves b. c 1831
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited6 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1862Elizabeth was born circa 1862 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*27 December 1882She married Wesley T. Onions, son of Wesley Onions and Eliza Thornes, on 27 December 1882 at Lee Mont, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Wesley Onions, a 23 year old oysterman, the son of Wesley & Eliza Onions and she was shown as Bettie J. Middleton, age 20, the daughter of Jno. & Julia Middleton. They were married by W. A. Crouse..1 
Married Name27 December 1882 As of 27 December 1882,her married name was Onions. 

Family

Wesley T. Onions b. c 1860
Child 1.Edgar T. Onions b. 1886, d. 1965

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Commodore Perry Beasley

M, b. circa 1814
Last Edited2 Jan 2018
Birth*circa 1814Commodore was born circa 1814 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Anecdote*1815 Dr. Miles Barnes reports that Perry Beasley's full name was probably Commodore Perry Beasley. On 10 September 1813, Captain Oliver Hazard Perry defeated the British at the Battle of Lake Erie. Because on that date, Oliver Hazard Perry was commanding a squadron he bore the military rank of Commodore. Later, the public often referred to him as Commodore Perry. Evidently Perry Beasley was named for him. 
Marriage*30 August 1841He married Susan Onions, daughter of William Onions and Polly Wessells, on 30 August 1841 at Accomack Co, VA. William Shreves was the security on the M.L.B. of Perry Beasley and Susan Onions, ward of Perry..2 
Census head*1850Commodore was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Perry Beasley the head of HH#933, a 36 year old laborer. Listed with him were the following Beasleys: Susan, age 26; Mary J., age 7; and Margaret, age 4. Also listed was George Castine, a 25 year old sailor, born in NY..1 
Census head1860Commodore was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Perry Beasley the head of HH#662, a 43 year old day lablorer with personal property valued at $5. He was living alone between Jessie Dickerson and James McCready..3 

Family

Susan Onions b. c 1824
Children 1.Mary Johnson (J.P.) Beasley+ b. c 1843
 2.Margaret Beasley b. c 1846
 3.William 'Bill' (of Perry) Beasley b. c 1857

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  3. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Thomas Onions1

M, b. circa 1820
FatherWilliam Onions b. c 1790, d. Jul 1841
MotherPolly Wessells b. c 1790, d. b 1835
Last Edited15 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1820Thomas was born circa 1820 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*12 July 1841Thomas was named in his father's will on 12 July 1841 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Thomas Onions in the will of William Onions..1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 403 (will of William Onions).

Mary Johnson (J.P.) Beasley1

F, b. circa 1843
FatherCommodore Perry Beasley b. c 1814
MotherSusan Onions b. c 1824
Last Edited11 Dec 2005
Biography*Mason Annis reports she was a Johnson or married a Johnson. She was shown as Mary J.P. Beasley on her daughter Arinthia's 1892 marriage record. 
Birth*circa 1843Mary was born circa 1843 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary J. Beasley, age 7 in HH#933 headed by Perry Beasley, a 36 year old laborer..1 
Census w/another*1860Mary was listed with another family in the census of in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Beasley, age 16 in HH#526 headed by Thomas Wessells of J., a 41 year old farmer. Listed next to her was Arcillus Taylor, age 13..2 
Census w/another1870Mary was listed with another family in the census of in 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Beasley, a 28 year old house keeper in HH#MT639 headed by Catherine Young, a 63 year old house keeper. Listed with her were George Beasley, age 5 and Clarissa Beasley, age 1 month..3 
Burial*Her body was interred at Onions Cem, Guilford, Acc Co, VA. Marson Annis reports that Bertie Beasley's grandmother, Mary Johnson, is buried in the Onion Cemetery and has a tombstone..4 

Family

Children 1.George T. Beasley+ b. c 1865
 2.Clarissa Beasley b. c 1870
 3.Arinthia (or Corinthia) Beasley+ b. 1 Aug 1876, d. 2 Aug 1955

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  4. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Margaret Beasley1

F, b. circa 1846
FatherCommodore Perry Beasley b. c 1814
MotherSusan Onions b. c 1824
Last Edited25 Dec 2017
Birth*circa 1846Margaret was born circa 1846 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret Beasley, age 4 in HH#933 headed by Perry Beasley, a 36 year old laborer..1 
Census w/another*1870Margaret was listed with another family in the census of 1870 at Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#634 was headed by Margaret Parkes, age 50 & keeping house, with real estate valued at $500 & personal property valued at $200. Listed with her was Margaret Beasley, a 27 year old house keeper. (NOTE: Ancestry.com shows Margaret Beasley was age 22, born circa 1848.)2 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

George Castine

M, b. circa 1825
Last Edited12 Sep 2002
Birth*circa 1825George was born circa 1825 at New York.1 
Census w/another*1850George was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George Castine, a 25 year old sailor, born in NY in HH#933 headed by Perry Beasley, a 36 year old laborer..1 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Mary D. 'Polly' Barnes1,2

F, b. circa 1802
FatherJohn (of Archibald) Barnes b. c 1775, d. b 31 Dec 1827
MotherElizabeth Dix b. c 1775, d. b 24 Apr 1843
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited12 Sep 2013
Birth*circa 1802Mary was born circa 1802 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Will - Uncle's*11 July 1823Mary was named in her uncle's will on 11 July 1823 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Isaac Dix named John T.B. Barnes, Lovey H. Barnes, Catharine R. Barnes, Polly D. Barnes in his will and named John Barnes of Archibald Extr and gave him the balance of his property.4 
Marriage*18 January 1827She married Littleton A. Hinman, son of Major (of Wm) Hinman and Seymour Kendall (Kendall?), on 18 January 1827 at Accomack Co, VA. Richard Hickman and William W. Dix were the securities on the M.L.B. of Littleton A. Hinman and Polly Barnes of John..2 
Married Name18 January 1827 As of 18 January 1827,her married name was Hinman. 
Will - Mother's*January 1843Mary was named in her mother's will in January 1843 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as daughter Mary D. Hinman, wife of Littleton A. Hinman, in the will of Elizabeth Barnes, widow.1 
Will - Husb's*18 April 1850Mary was named in her husband's will on 18 April 1850 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Mary D. Littleton in the will of Littleton A. Hinman..5 
Census w/husband*1850Mary was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary D. Hinman, age 48 in HH#934 headed by Littleton A. Hinman, a 48 year old merchant with real estate valued at $5,000..3 

Family

Littleton A. Hinman b. c 1802, d. Mar 1854
Marriage*18 January 1827She married Littleton A. Hinman, son of Major (of Wm) Hinman and Seymour Kendall (Kendall?), on 18 January 1827 at Accomack Co, VA. Richard Hickman and William W. Dix were the securities on the M.L.B. of Littleton A. Hinman and Polly Barnes of John..2 
Children 1.Elizabeth Seymour Hinman+ b. c 1828
 2.Amanda W. Hinman+ b. 19 Mar 1829, d. 19 Oct 1883
 3.Vernetta A. Hinman+ b. 31 Mar 1831, d. 20 Feb 1907
 4.Melissa A. Hinman b. c 1841

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 28 (will of Elizabeth Barnes, widow).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  3. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  4. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 169 (will of Isaac Dix).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 270 (will of Littleton A. Hinman).

Littleton A. Hinman

M, b. circa 1802, d. March 1854
FatherMajor (of Wm) Hinman2 b. c 1774, d. b 1820
MotherSeymour Kendall (Kendall?)1 b. c 1765, d. b 28 Jul 1828
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited6 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1802Littleton was born circa 1802 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Marriage*18 January 1827He married Mary D. 'Polly' Barnes, daughter of John (of Archibald) Barnes and Elizabeth Dix, on 18 January 1827 at Accomack Co, VA. Richard Hickman and William W. Dix were the securities on the M.L.B. of Littleton A. Hinman and Polly Barnes of John..4 
Will - Mother's*3 July 1828Littleton was named in his mother's will on 3 July 1828 at Accomack Co, VA. In her will Seymour Hinman gave son Richard Hickman $40 out of the money he owes me. To son Luther Hinman ... To son Colmore C. Hinman ... Remainder to sons Littleton A. Hinman, Lewis Hinman, Luther Hinman & Colmore Hinman. Son Littleton A. Hinman Extr. Witt: George W. Bundick, Edmund Baker & William C. White. (Note: The will book clearly shows the first named son as Richard Hickman, not Hinman.)2 
Will*18 April 1850He made a will on 18 April 1850 at Accomack Co, VA. To wife Mary D. Hinman the whole of my estate during her life or widowhood & then to my children Elizabeth S. Fletcher, Amanda W. Bowdoin, Vernetta A. Hinman & Melissa H. Hinman. Wife Mary D. Hinman to sell property to pay my debts..5 
Census head*1850Littleton was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Littleton A. Hinman the head of HH#934, a 48 year old merchant with real estate valued at $5,500. Listed with him were the following Hinmans: Mary D., age 48; Vernette A., age 18; and Melissa A., age 9. Also listed were Matilda S. Taylor, age 21; Elizabeth Hickman, age 16; Samuel Lankford, a 30 year old cpt.(?); George T. Moore, a 21 year old clerk; and Savage Taylor, a 25 year old black laborer..3 
Death*March 1854Littleton died in March 1854.5 
Probate*27 March 1854Littleton's will was probated on 27 March 1854 at Accomack Co, VA. There being no witnesses, Thomas J. Rayfield & John J. Blackstone testified to the handwriting. Mary D. Hinman, the named Extr., refused to qualify & relinquished to John R. Drummond with William Samuel Custis, Louis D. Drummond & Thomas D. Lewis securities on the $20,000 bond..5 

Family

Mary D. 'Polly' Barnes b. c 1802
Marriage*18 January 1827He married Mary D. 'Polly' Barnes, daughter of John (of Archibald) Barnes and Elizabeth Dix, on 18 January 1827 at Accomack Co, VA. Richard Hickman and William W. Dix were the securities on the M.L.B. of Littleton A. Hinman and Polly Barnes of John..4 
Children 1.Elizabeth Seymour Hinman+ b. c 1828
 2.Amanda W. Hinman+ b. 19 Mar 1829, d. 19 Oct 1883
 3.Vernetta A. Hinman+ b. 31 Mar 1831, d. 20 Feb 1907
 4.Melissa A. Hinman b. c 1841

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 270 (will of Seymourn Hinman).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 270 (will of Seymour Hinman).
  3. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  4. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 270 (will of Littleton A. Hinman).

Amanda W. Hinman1

F, b. 19 March 1829, d. 19 October 1883
FatherLittleton A. Hinman b. c 1802, d. Mar 1854
MotherMary D. 'Polly' Barnes b. c 1802
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Edmund Custis (Deep Creek, Gentlemen)
Descendants of John Custis II (Arlington, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Nathaniel Littleton (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited9 Apr 2011
Birth*19 March 1829Amanda was born on 19 March 1829 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1848She married Dr. John Robert Bowdoin, son of Peter Smith Bowdoin and Susan M. Jacob, circa 1848.3,1 
Married Namecirca 1848 As of circa 1848,her married name was Bowdoin. 
Will - Father's*18 April 1850Amanda was named in her father's will on 18 April 1850 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Amanda W. Bowdoin in the will of Littleton A. Hinman..1 
Census w/husband*1850Amanda was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Amanda Bowdoin, age 21 in HH#204 headed by John R. Bowdoin, a 30 year old physician..3 
Census w/husband*1870Amanda was listed with her husband in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Amanda Bowdoin, a 40 year old house keeper in HH#MT95 headed by John Bowdoin, a 50 year old physican.4 
Death*19 October 1883She died on 19 October 1883 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 54.2 
Burial*Amanda was buried at Parksley Cemetery, Parksley, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Amanda W. Bowdoin, wife of Jno R. (MD), died 19 Oct 1883, age: 54 years, 7 months, 0 days.2 

Family

Dr. John Robert Bowdoin b. 30 Jul 1819
Marriage*circa 1848She married Dr. John Robert Bowdoin, son of Peter Smith Bowdoin and Susan M. Jacob, circa 1848.3,1 
Children 1.Virginia B. Bowdoin b. c 1849
 2.Maggie Bowdoin4 b. c 1852
 3.Dr. John W. Bowdoin+2 b. 30 Aug 1855, d. 1939
 4.(twin sister of Jno W) Bowdoin5 b. 30 Aug 1855
 5.Grace Bowdoin4 b. 1857, d. 1922
 6.(infant of Dr Jno) Bowdoin5 b. 26 Sep 1857, d. 26 Sep 1857

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 270 (will of Littleton A. Hinman).
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  4. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  5. [S728] Gial M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume I, 1852-1876.

Melissa A. Hinman1,2

F, b. circa 1841
FatherLittleton A. Hinman b. c 1802, d. Mar 1854
MotherMary D. 'Polly' Barnes b. c 1802
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited16 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1841Melissa was born circa 1841 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*18 April 1850Melissa was named in her father's will on 18 April 1850 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Melissa A. Hinman in the will of Littleton A. Hinman..1 
Census w/parents*1850Melissa was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Melissa A. Hinman, age 9 in HH#934 headed by Littleton A. Hinman, a 48 year old merchant with real estate valued at $5,000..2 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 270 (will of Littleton A. Hinman).
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Matilda S. Taylor

F, b. circa 1829
Last Edited16 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1829Matilda was born circa 1829 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850Matilda was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Matilda S. Taylor, age 21 in HH#934 headed by Littleton A. Hinman, a 48 year old merchant with real estate valued at $5,000..1 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Elizabeth Hickman

F, b. circa 1834
Last Edited16 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1834Elizabeth was born circa 1834 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850Elizabeth was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Elizabeth Hickman, age 16 in HH#934 headed by Littleton A. Hinman, a 48 year old merchant with real estate valued at $5,000..1 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Elizabeth Hinman1

F, b. circa 1805
FatherMoses Hinman b. c 1745, d. b 20 Sep 1804
MotherElizabeth Howard b. c 1775
Last Edited16 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1805Elizabeth was born circa 1805 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*14 November 1831She married Edmund Bell on 14 November 1831 at Accomack Co, VA. William Laws and Levin Core were the securities on the M.L.B. of Edmund Bell, widower, and Elizabeth Hinman of Moses..2 
Married Name14 November 1831 As of 14 November 1831,her married name was Bell. 

Family

Edmund Bell b. c 1805

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Edmund Bell

M, b. circa 1805
Last Edited16 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1805Edmund was born circa 1805 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*14 November 1831He married Elizabeth Hinman, daughter of Moses Hinman and Elizabeth Howard, on 14 November 1831 at Accomack Co, VA. William Laws and Levin Core were the securities on the M.L.B. of Edmund Bell, widower, and Elizabeth Hinman of Moses..1 
Census head*1850Edmund was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Edmund Bell the head of HH#936, a 45 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,500. He was living alone, between Ephraim Wessells and Samuel L. Justice..1 

Family

Elizabeth Hinman b. c 1805

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Mary Rew 'Polly' Somers1,2,3

F, b. 6 November 1795, d. 5 April 1870
FatherHorsey Somers I b. 1762, d. 26 Feb 1852
MotherNancy Rew b. c 1772, d. 10 Mar 1836
Last Edited29 Sep 2008
Birth*6 November 1795Mary was born on 6 November 1795 at Accomack Co, VA. The 1850 census puts her birth at 1795 and her 1870 death record puts it at 1790..1,3 
Will - Cousin's*13 January 1805Mary was named in her cousin's will on 13 January 1805 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Polly Somers, the daughter of my aunt Nancy Somers in the will of James Ewell Jr..2 
Census w/brother*1850Mary was listed with her brother in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Polly Somers, age 55 in HH#938 headed by Wm. Summers, a 37 year old ship carpenter..4 
Census w/brother1860Mary was listed with her brother in the census of in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Polly Somers, age 60 in HH#618 headed by William Somers, a 50 year old farmer..5 
Death*5 April 1870Mary died on 5 April 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA, at age 74. She was shown as Polly Sommers, who died of typhoid fever at the age of 80 years, 3 months and 10 days. She was the daughter of Horsey & Betsy Sommers, born in Acc Co, and an unmarried housekeeper. Her brother Wm. Somers Sr. gave the information..1 

Citations

  1. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 197 (will of James Ewell Jr.).
  3. [S1032] Finney W. Somers, MD to Hiram T. Somers of West Beach, (Horsey Somers Family Bible in the hands of Mrs. Jno. L. Byrd of Mearsville, VA).
  4. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  5. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Isaac Somers1

M, b. circa 1733, d. before 16 September 1824
FatherJohn Somers b. c 1682, d. b 1 Nov 1760
MotherJoannah 'Iona' Riggin b. c 1690
Last Edited9 Feb 2018
Birth*circa 1733Isaac was born circa 1733 at Annamessex, Som Co, MD. 
Tithable list*1750Isaac was on the list of tithables at Annamessex, Som Co, MD, for in 1750. It was in these years that Isaac Summers was listed with his father John Summers..2,3 
Will - Father's*13 August 1758Isaac was named in his father's will on 13 August 1758 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as a son Isaac Summers in the will of John Summers, wife Joannah..1 
Marriage*circa 1760He married Mary Roach circa 1760.4 
Will*15 September 1821He made a will on 15 September 1821 at Somerset Co, MD. He named his wife Mary Roach Somers and children Rebecca Maddox, Molly Somers, Betsy Hickman and Fanny Bailey and to his sons Dicky Somers and Horsey Somers, whom he appointed sole executors..4 
Death*before 16 September 1824Isaac died before 16 September 1824 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated..4 

Family

Mary Roach b. c 1740
Children 1.Richard 'Dicky' Somers b. 1760, d. 7 Jul 1851
 2.Horsey Somers I+ b. 1762, d. 26 Feb 1852
 3.Rebecca Somers b. c 1770
 4.Elizabeth 'Betsy' (of Isaac) Somers+ b. c 1780
 5.Euphamy 'Fanny' Somers+ b. c 1780, d. b 15 Feb 1850
 6.Molly Somers b. c 1790

Citations

  1. [S1030] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 18, p. 168 (Summers Family of Somerset County).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 51 (will of John Barnes).
  3. [S1030] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 18, p. 172 (Summers Family of Somerset County).
  4. [S1032] Finney W. Somers, MD to Hiram T. Somers of West Beach.

William Somers Sr.1,2,3

M, b. 14 February 1810, d. 30 August 1883
FatherHorsey Somers I b. 1762, d. 26 Feb 1852
MotherNancy Rew b. c 1772, d. 10 Mar 1836
Last Edited30 Sep 2008
Birth*14 February 1810William was born on 14 February 1810 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Marriage*circa 1845He married Sally (-----) circa 1845.1,4,5 
Census head*1850William was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. Summers the head of HH#938, a 37 year old ship carpenter. Listed with him were the following Summers: Polly, age 55; Sally, age 37; and Horsey, age 85..1 
Administrator*29 March 1852William was named as administrator of an estate on 29 March 1852 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that William Somers was named to settle the estate of Horsey Summers. Richard S. Rew and John H. Rew were the securities..6 
Census head1860William was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as William Somers the head of HH#618, a 50 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Somers: Polly, age 60; Sally, age 40 and Arenthia, age 10..4 
Reported death*5 April 1870William reported a death on 5 April 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. It was on this date that brother Wm. Sommers Sr. reported the death of Polly Somers, age 80, which showed her as the daughter of Horsey & Betsy Somers..2 
Death*30 August 1883William died on 30 August 1883 at age 73.7 

Family

Sally (-----) b. c 1813
Marriage*circa 1845He married Sally (-----) circa 1845.1,4,5 
Child 1.Arenthia Somers b. c 1850

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896, p. 146 (death of Polly Somers, age 80, showed her as the daughter of Horsey & Betsy Somers and her death was reported by her brother Wm. Sommers Sr.).
  3. [S1032] Finney W. Somers, MD to Hiram T. Somers of West Beach, (Horsey Somers Family Bible in the hands of Mrs. Jno. L. Byrd of Mearsville, VA).
  4. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  5. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  6. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 500 (adm of Horsey Summers to William Summers).
  7. [S772] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Deaths from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912, (PE 6 Sep 1883).

Sally (-----)

F, b. circa 1813
Last Edited17 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1813Sally was born circa 1813 at Accomack Co, VA. The 1850 census puts her birth at 1813, the 1860 census puts it at 1810 and the 1870 census puts it at 1820..1,2,3 
Marriage*circa 1845She married William Somers Sr., son of Horsey Somers I and Nancy Rew, circa 1845.1,2,3 
Married Namecirca 1845 As of circa 1845,her married name was Somers. 
Census w/husband*1850Sally was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Sally Summers, age 37 in HH#938 headed by Wm. Summers, a 37 year old ship carpenter..1 
Census w/husband1860Sally was listed with her husband in the census of in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Sally Somers, age 40 in HH#618 headed by William Somers, a 50 year old farmer..2 

Family

William Somers Sr. b. 14 Feb 1810, d. 30 Aug 1883
Child 1.Arenthia Somers b. c 1850

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

Arenthia Somers1

F, b. circa 1850
FatherWilliam Somers Sr. b. 14 Feb 1810, d. 30 Aug 1883
MotherSally (-----) b. c 1813
Last Edited17 Nov 2001
Birth*circa 1850Arenthia was born circa 1850 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1860Arenthia was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Arenthia Somers, age 10 in HH#618 headed by William Somers, a 50 year old farmer..1 

Citations

  1. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Ann 'Nancy' Nock1,2

F, b. circa 1813, d. 31 March 1890
FatherEdmund Nock b. c 1785
MotherCatherine Nock b. c 1790
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited9 Feb 2002
Birth*circa 1813Ann was born circa 1813 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Marriage*3 January 1837She married Richard S. Rew, son of Charles Rew Sr. and Jane 'Jinney' Somers, on 3 January 1837 at Accomack Co, VA. John Mapp was the security on the M.L.B. of Richard S. Rew and Ann Nock of Edmund..1 
Married Name3 January 1837 As of 3 January 1837,her married name was Rew. 
Census w/husband*1850Ann was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Nancy Rew, age 37 in HH#74 headed by Rich'd L. Rew, a 50 year old farmer with real estate valued at $12,000..3 
Death*31 March 1890Ann died on 31 March 1890 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Nancy Rew, who died of typhoid at the age of 76 years. She was the daughter of Edm. & Cath. Nock, born in Acc Co, a lady and widow. Her daughter Kate J. Rew gave the information..2 

Family

Richard S. Rew b. c 1800, d. 17 Sep 1884
Children 1.Catharine J. Rew b. c 1841
 2.Nancy Rew b. c 1843
 3.George E. Rew b. c 1845
 4.Margaret L. Rew b. c 1847
 5.Mary E. Rew b. c 1849
 6.Charles A. Rew b. 1851, d. 1932

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  2. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  3. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Sarah 'Horsey' Roach1

F, b. circa 1737
Last Edited7 Aug 2016
Birth*circa 1737Sarah was born circa 1737 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1755She married Absalom Rew, son of Woney Rew I and Comfort (-----), circa 1755 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Married Namecirca 1755 As of circa 1755,her married name was Rew. 
Will - Husb's*24 April 1794Sarah was named in her husband's will on 24 April 1794 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Sarah Horsey Rew in the will of Absalom Rew.3 
Census head*1800Sarah was listed as a head of household in the census of 1800 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Horsey Rue a head of household, age over 45. Listed with her was 1M16-26, 1F16-26 & 8 slaves.1 
Will - Grson's*13 January 1805Sarah was named in her grandson's will on 13 January 1805 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a grandmother Horsey Rew in the will of James Ewell Jr..4 

Family

Absalom Rew b. c 1728, d. b 29 Jun 1795
Children 1.Charles Rew Sr.+ b. b 1755, d. Mar 1823
 2.Elizabeth Rew+ b. c 1755
 3.Mary 'Polly' Rew+3 b. c 1770
 4.Nancy Rew+ b. c 1772, d. 10 Mar 1836
 5.John Rew Sr.+3 b. c 1778, d. b 27 Jun 1864

Citations

  1. [S2083]
  2. [S2658] Mark C. Lewis, Mark Lewis' Rew Family Files, Rew Family Chart.
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 427 (will of Absalom Rew, wife Sarah Horsey Rew).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 197 (will of James Ewell Jr.).