Thomas Metcalf1

M, b. circa 1815
FatherJohn (of Mark) Metcalf b. c 1784
MotherSusanna Custis b. c 1790, d. Apr 1844
Last Edited21 Apr 2007
Birth*circa 1815Thomas was born circa 1815 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Mother's*6 March 1844Thomas was named in his mother's will on 6 March 1844 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Thomas Metcalf in the will of Susannah Metcalf..1 
Census w/another*1850Thomas was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas Metcalf, a 35 year old sailor in HH#532 headed by Henry W. Melson, a 42 year old sailor with real estate valued at $500..2 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 378 (will of Susannah Metcalf).
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

George Harmon1

M, b. circa 1800
FatherWilliam Harmon b. c 1775
Last Edited15 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1800George was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*19 September 1829He married Leah East, daughter of James H. East and Rachel Turlington, on 19 September 1829 at Accomack Co, VA. Lancelot Ward was the security on the M.L.B. of George Harmon of Wm. and Leah East of James..1 

Family

Leah East b. c 1802
Children 1.Betsy Harmon b. c 1832
 2.John C. Harmon b. c 1839

Citations

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

William Harmon

M, b. circa 1775
Last Edited15 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1775William was born circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Family

Child 1.George Harmon+ b. c 1800

Betsy Harmon1

F, b. circa 1832
FatherGeorge Harmon b. c 1800
MotherLeah East b. c 1802
Last Edited2 Sep 2002
Birth*circa 1832Betsy was born circa 1832 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1850Betsy was listed with her mother in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Betsy Harmon, age 18 in HH#534 headed by Legh Harmon, age 48..1 

Citations

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

Anna S. 'Amy' Crowson1

F, b. circa 1851
FatherLevin Thomas Crowson (II) b. c 1804, d. 1892
MotherDemaria Annis b. c 1829
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited11 Sep 2008
Birth*circa 1851Anna was born circa 1851 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1860Anna was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Amy Crowson, age 9 in HH#146 headed by Levin Crowson a 55 year old farmer..2 
Marriage*17 February 1864She married John C. Harmon, son of George Harmon and Leah East, on 17 February 1864 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jno. C. Harmon (John E. on the license), a 23 year old farmer, the son of Leah Harmon and she was shown as Anna S. Crowson, age 15, the daughter of Levin & Maria Crowson (who gave consent). They were married by D. Titlow..1 
Married Name17 February 1864 As of 17 February 1864,her married name was Harmon. 

Family

John C. Harmon b. c 1839

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

John C. Harmon1,2

M, b. circa 1839
FatherGeorge Harmon b. c 1800
MotherLeah East b. c 1802
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1839John was born circa 1839 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/mother*1850John was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Jno. East, age 11 in HH#534 headed by Legh Harmon, age 48..2 
Marriage*17 February 1864He married Anna S. 'Amy' Crowson, daughter of Levin Thomas Crowson (II) and Demaria Annis, on 17 February 1864 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jno. C. Harmon (John E. on the license), a 23 year old farmer, the son of Leah Harmon and she was shown as Anna S. Crowson, age 15, the daughter of Levin & Maria Crowson (who gave consent). They were married by D. Titlow..1 

Family

Anna S. 'Amy' Crowson b. c 1851

Citations

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

Elizabeth Lingo 'Betsy' Wyatt1

F, b. circa 1789
FatherLittleton Wyatt Jr.2 b. c 1740, d. c 1800
MotherSusy Lingo2 b. c 1770, d. 1811
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (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 Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited6 May 2012
Birth*circa 1789Elizabeth Lingo 'Betsy' Wyatt was born circa 1789 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*8 August 1814She married Jesse Mears, son of Hillary Mears and Euphemia 'Famey' (93) Bell, on 8 August 1814 at Accomack Co, VA. Hillery Mears was the security on the M.L.B. of Jesse Mears and Betsy L. Wyatt..3 
Married Name8 August 1814 As of 8 August 1814,her married name was Mears. 
Census w/husband*1850Elizabeth was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Elizabeth Mears, age 59 in HH#536 headed by Jessy Mears, a 56 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $400..4 
Will - Husb's*20 August 1852Elizabeth was named in her husband's will on 20 August 1852 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as my wife Betsy in the will of James Mears, who was evidently Jesse Mears..5 
Census w/son*1860Elizabeth was listed with her son in the census of in 1860 at Locust Mount PO, St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Betsy Mears, age 70 in HH#913 headed by George Mears, a 30 year old farmer. She was evidently his mother..6 

Family

Jesse Mears b. c 1794, d. Oct 1854
Children 1.Ann Mears+ b. c 1815
 2.James R. (of Jesse) Mears+ b. c 1815, d. Aug 1884
 3.Hillary Mears b. c 1825, d. 1850
 4.George W. Mears b. 30 Jun 1830, d. 15 Jan 1912
 5.Lorenzo T. Mears+ b. c 1836, d. 15 Feb 1888

Citations

  1. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 109 (Edmunds & wife vs Wyatt).
  2. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 77-78 (Wyatt's Lessee vs Hyslop).
  3. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  4. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 367 (will of James Mears, wife Betsy, but evidently he was Jesse Mears).
  6. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Gilbert J. Bell1

M, b. circa 1814, d. 12 November 1889
FatherAnthony (91) Bell b. 22 Oct 1789, d. 8 Jul 1864
MotherAnn Tignal b. c 1790, d. 8 Feb 1848
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited19 Jul 2018
Birth*circa 1814Gilbert was born circa 1814 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1840He married Catherine (-----) circa 1840.2 
Administrator*28 September 1846Gilbert was named as administrator of an estate on 28 September 1846 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of John Johnson was granted to Gilbert Bell with Thomas A. Floyd & Anthony Bell securities.3 
Census head*1850Gilbert was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Gilbert Bell the head of HH#538, a 36 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Bells: Catharine, age 33; Burwell, age 4; and James, age 1/12. Also listed were Geo. Garrison, age 12; Edw'd Johnson, age 14; and Mary Laswon, age 16..2 
Will - Father's*29 December 1859Gilbert was named in his father's will on 29 December 1859 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Anthony Bell gave wife Keturah Bell a horse named Phillis and one carriage. To son Gilbert Bell my land on which he now lives and 15 acres of swamp land. To dau. Maria Bradford the privilege of fire wood for her lot and log timber to fence it for her life. To said Maria Bradford the interest of $800 for her life and at her death to be divided between Margaret Sary Johnson and Ann Bell Bradford, and if at the death of the said Maria her daus. Should be dead, then the sons of Gilbert Bell to process equally the $800 Burwill August Bell, James Wilmore Bell. Son Gilbert Bell and George W. Bell, son of George H. Bell, executors. 29 Dec 1859. The balance of estate not previously mentioned to Gilbert Bell and dau Maria Bradford, wife of William Bradford, equally divided. Wit: Jno W. Elliott, Thos G. Elliott (14 Feb 1860), Abel J. Bird. Proved 29 Aug 1864 Sureties Thomas G. Elliott, Abel Mears, Abel T. Johnson.4 
Census head1880Gilbert was listed as a head of household in the census of 1880 at Accomack Co, VA. HH#245 was headed by Gilbert Bell, a 66 year old carpenter. Listed with him were Catharine Bell, a 62 year old wife; James W. Bell, a 30 year old son; Theadocia Bell, a 23 year old daughter-in-law; Wilmor F. Bell, a 3 year old grandson; and Leler C. Bell, a 1 year old granddaughter.5 
Death*12 November 1889Gilbert died on 12 November 1889 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Gilbert J. Bell, who died of cancer at the age of 75 years. He was the son of Anthony & Ann Bell, born in Acc Co, a gentleman and widower. His son Jas. W. Bell gave the information..1 

Family

Catherine (-----) b. 18 Oct 1818, d. 19 Feb 1883
Marriage*circa 1840He married Catherine (-----) circa 1840.2 
Children 1.Burwell August Bell+ b. 2 Feb 1846, d. 1 Nov 1872
 2.James Wilmore Bell+ b. c 1850

Citations

  1. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  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. 287 (adm of John Johnson to Gilbert Bell).
  4. [S839] Elizabeth Smith Comp, Accomack Co, VA, Wills, 1861-1901, p. 10 (will of Anthony Bell, wife Keturah).
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Catherine (-----)

F, b. 18 October 1818, d. 19 February 1883
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited19 Jul 2018
Birth*18 October 1818Catherine was born on 18 October 1818 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1840She married Gilbert J. Bell, son of Anthony (91) Bell and Ann Tignal, circa 1840.2 
Married Namecirca 1840 As of circa 1840,her married name was Bell. 
Census w/husband*1850Catherine was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Catharine Bell, age 33 in HH#538 headed by Gilbert Bell, a 36 year old farmer. Also listed were Geo. Garrison, age 12; Edw'd Johnson, age 14; and Mary Laswon, age 16..2 
Census w/husband*1880Catherine was listed with her husband in the census of 1880 at Accomack Co, VA. HH#245 was headed by Gilbert Bell, a 66 year old carpenter. Listed with him were Catharine Bell, a 62 year old wife; James W. Bell, a 30 year old son; Theadocia Bell, a 23 year old daughter-in-law; Wilmor F. Bell, a 3 year old grandson; and Leler C. Bell, a 1 year old granddaughter.3 
Death*19 February 1883Catherine died on 19 February 1883 at age 64.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Anthony Bell Plot, Wachapreague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Katherine Bell, wife of Gilbert Bell..1 

Family 1

Children 1.Edward Johnson+ b. c 1836
 2.George H. Garrison b. 29 Apr 1839, d. 11 Sep 1889

Family 2

Gilbert J. Bell b. c 1814, d. 12 Nov 1889
Marriage*circa 1840She married Gilbert J. Bell, son of Anthony (91) Bell and Ann Tignal, circa 1840.2 
Children 1.Burwell August Bell+ b. 2 Feb 1846, d. 1 Nov 1872
 2.James Wilmore Bell+ b. c 1850

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Ann Tignal

F, b. circa 1790, d. 8 February 1848
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited15 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1790Ann was born circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*18 December 1813She married Anthony (91) Bell, son of William (52) Bell and Anne 'Nancy' Elliott, on 18 December 1813 at Accomack Co, VA. William E. Bradford was the security on the M.L.B. of Anthony Bell and Ann Tignall..1 
Married Name18 December 1813 As of 18 December 1813,her married name was Bell. 
Death*8 February 1848Ann died on 8 February 1848.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Anthony Bell Plot, Wachapreague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Ann Bell, wife of Anthony Bell, who 8 Feb 1848. There is no birth date in the tombstone book..2 

Family

Anthony (91) Bell b. 22 Oct 1789, d. 8 Jul 1864
Children 1.Gilbert J. Bell+ b. c 1814, d. 12 Nov 1889
 2.Mariah Bell+ b. c 1817

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

James Wilmore Bell1

M, b. circa 1850
FatherGilbert J. Bell b. c 1814, d. 12 Nov 1889
MotherCatherine (-----) b. 18 Oct 1818, d. 19 Feb 1883
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited19 Jul 2018
Census w/parents*1850James was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as James Bell, age 1/12 in HH#538 headed by Gilbert Bell, a 36 year old farmer..2 
Birth*circa 1850James was born circa 1850 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Grfath's*29 December 1859James was named in his grandfather's will on 29 December 1859 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Anthony Bell gave wife Keturah Bell a horse named Phillis and one carriage. To son Gilbert Bell my land on which he now lives and 15 acres of swamp land. To dau. Maria Bradford the privilege of fire wood for her lot and log timber to fence it for her life. To said Maria Bradford the interest of $800 for her life and at her death to be divided between Margaret Sary Johnson and Ann Bell Bradford, and if at the death of the said Maria her daus. Should be dead, then the sons of Gilbert Bell to process equally the $800 Burwill August Bell, James Wilmore Bell. Son Gilbert Bell and George W. Bell, son of George H. Bell, executors. 29 Dec 1859. The balance of estate not previously mentioned to Gilbert Bell and dau Maria Bradford, wife of William Bradford, equally divided. Wit: Jno W. Elliott, Thos G. Elliott (14 Feb 1860), Abel J. Bird. Proved 29 Aug 1864 Sureties Thomas G. Elliott, Abel Mears, Abel T. Johnson.1 
Marriage*10 November 1874He married Theodocia Ward, daughter of James Golden Ward and Margaret Ann Ross, on 10 November 1874 at Locust Mount, St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as James Bell, a 22 year old farmer, the son of Gilbert & Catharine Bell and she was shown as Theodocea Ward, age 18, the daughter of Golden & Margaret Ward..3 
Census w/parents1880James was listed with his parents in the census of 1880 at Accomack Co, VA. HH#245 was headed by Gilbert Bell, a 66 year old carpenter. Listed with him were Catharine Bell, a 62 year old wife; James W. Bell, a 30 year old son; Theadocia Bell, a 23 year old daughter-in-law; Wilmor F. Bell, a 3 year old grandson; and Leler C. Bell, a 1 year old granddaughter.4 
Reported death*12 November 1889James reported a death on 12 November 1889 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. It was on this date that Jas. W. Bell reported the death of his father Gilbert J. Bell, who died of cancer at the age of 75 years..5 
Census head4 June 1900James was listed as a head of household in the census of 4 June 1900 at Pungoteague District, Accomack Co, VA. HH#62 was headed by James W. Bell, a 50 year old saloon keeper. Listed with him were Theodorie Bell, a 43 year old wife; Wilmer F. Bell, a 22 year old married son; Mabel F. Bell, a 17 year old daughter-in-law, born in MD; Southey M. Bell, a 19 year old son; and Leonard K. Bell, an 8 year old son.6 
Census head1910James was listed as a head of household in the census of 1910 at Pungoteague District, Accomack Co, VA. The household was headed by James W. Bell, a 59 oyster planter. Listed with him were Doskia Bell, a 53 year old wife; Wilmer F. Bell, a 33 year old son; Southy M. Bell, a 28 year old son; Nancy C. Bell, a 17 year old daughter-in-law; Lottie Bell, a 19 year old daughter-in-law; Leonard K. Bell, a 19 year old son; and Edna B. Bell, a 0 year old granddaughter.7 
Census head*21 January 1920James was listed as a head of household in the census of 21 January 1920 at Wachapreague, Pungoteague District, Accomack Co, VA. HH#17 was headed by James W. Bell, age 67 year olds & retired. Listed with him were the following Bells: Theodosia, a 62 year old wife; Wilmer F., a 41 year old son and automobile machinist; Southey, a 36 year old waterman on an oyster boat; Lottie, 37 year old daughter-in-law (born in NY); Carl W., a 5 year old grandson; Gilbert A., a 3 year old grandson; Lester H., a 2 year old grandson; Nancy, a 28 year old daughter-in-law; Edna B., a 10 year old granddaughter; Milford N., a 7 year old grandson; Rodman, a 3 yea rold granson; Charlie M., a 1 year old grandson; and Mary, a 19 year old granddaughter, born in VA (her father was born in VA & her mother in MD).8 

Family

Theodocia Ward b. c 1856
Marriage*10 November 1874He married Theodocia Ward, daughter of James Golden Ward and Margaret Ann Ross, on 10 November 1874 at Locust Mount, St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as James Bell, a 22 year old farmer, the son of Gilbert & Catharine Bell and she was shown as Theodocea Ward, age 18, the daughter of Golden & Margaret Ward..3 
Children 1.Wilmore Franklin Bell+9 b. c 1878, d. 28 Nov 1928
 2.Leila Catherine Bell4 b. c 1879
 3.Southey Mitchell Bell+ b. 5 May 1881, d. 30 Jan 1949
 4.Leonard K. Bell7 b. c 1891

Citations

  1. [S839] Elizabeth Smith Comp, Accomack Co, VA, Wills, 1861-1901, p. 10 (will of Anthony Bell, wife Keturah).
  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. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  5. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  7. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1910 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  8. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1920 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  9. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Wilmer Bell in the Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

George H. Garrison1,2

M, b. 29 April 1839, d. 11 September 1889
MotherCatherine (-----) b. 18 Oct 1818, d. 19 Feb 1883
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jun 2002
Birth*29 April 1839George was born on 29 April 1839 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Census w/mother*1850George was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. Garrison, age 12 in HH#538 headed by Gilbert Bell, a 36 year old farmer. Also listed was Catharine Bell, age 33, who was evidently his mother..2 
Marriage*circa 1875He married Clara E. Powell, daughter of John T. Powell and Arinthia S. Ewell, circa 1875.3 
Death*11 September 1889George died on 11 September 1889 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA, at age 50. He was shown as Geo. H. Garrison who died of bright's disease at that age of 50 years. He was the son of Katy Garrison, born in Acc Co, a merchant and the husband of Clara E. Garrison. His brother-in-law, E.T. Powell, gave the information..3 
Burial*His body was interred at Oak Grove Ch Cem (Burton's Cha, Melfa, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as George H. Garrison, husband of Clara E. Garrison..3 

Family

Clara E. Powell b. 20 Jul 1855, d. 10 Jan 1936

Citations

  1. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  3. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Clara E. Powell1

F, b. 20 July 1855, d. 10 January 1936
FatherJohn T. Powell b. c 1828
MotherArinthia S. Ewell b. c 1832
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jun 2002
Birth*20 July 1855Clara was born on 20 July 1855 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1875She married George H. Garrison, son of Catherine (-----), circa 1875.1 
Married Namecirca 1875 As of circa 1875,her married name was Garrison. 
Death*10 January 1936Clara died on 10 January 1936 at age 80.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Oak Grove Ch Cem (Burton's Cha, Melfa, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Clara E. Garrison, the wife of George H. Garrison and the daughter of Jno. T. & Arinthia Ewell Powell..1 

Family

George H. Garrison b. 29 Apr 1839, d. 11 Sep 1889

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Edward Johnson1

M, b. circa 1836
MotherCatherine (-----) b. 18 Oct 1818, d. 19 Feb 1883
Last Edited16 Jul 2006
Birth*circa 1836Edward was born circa 1836 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1850Edward was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Edw'd Johnson, age 14 in HH#538 headed by Gilbert Bell, a 36 year old farmer. Also listed was Catharine Bell, age 33, who was evidently his mother..1 
Marriage*circa 1858He married Margaret (-----) circa 1858.2 
Census head*1860Edward was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1860 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Edwd. Johnson, the head of HH#1078, a 22 year old day laborer with personal property valued at $50. Listed with him were Marg't Johnson, age 22; James S. Johnson, age 1; and Rachel Bradford, age 18, with personal property valued at $380..3 

Family

Margaret (-----) b. c 1838
Child 1.James T. Johnson b. 12 Sep 1858, d. 6 Sep 1935

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), p. 182 (marriage of James T. Johnson shows him as the son of Edward & Margaret Johnson).
  3. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Mary A. Lawson1,2

F, b. circa 1834, d. 31 March 1892
FatherWilliam D. Lawson2 b. c 1800
MotherSarah 'Sally' Turlington2 b. c 1810
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited28 Aug 2010
Birth*circa 1834Mary was born circa 1834 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Census w/another*1850Mary was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Lawson, age 16 in HH#538 headed by Gilbert Bell, a 36 year old farmer. Also listed was Catharine Bell, age 33..3 
Marriage*12 January 1852She married Thomas (of A.) Kellam, son of Argyle Kellam and Sally (-----), on 12 January 1852 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown as Thomas Kellam of Argyle and Mary Lawson of W. Lawson Jr. They were married on 15 Jan 1852..1 
Married Name12 January 1852 As of 12 January 1852,her married name was Kellam. 
Census w/husband*1870Mary was listed with her husband in the census of 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Kellam, a 45 year old housekeeper, in HH#LM55 headed by Thos. Kellam, a 45 year old farm laborer.4 
Death*31 March 1892She died on 31 March 1892 at St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary A. Kellam, who died of infirmation of kidney at the age of 54 years. She was the daughter of Wm. D. & Sallie Lawson, a lady and a widow. Her son Wm. C. Kellam gave the information.2 

Family

Thomas (of A.) Kellam b. c 1824, d. 28 Feb 1892
Children 1.Sarah 'Jane' Kellam4 b. c 1853
 2.William Custis Kellam+2 b. 3 Jul 1855, d. 11 Jan 1939
 3.Elexiue 'Ellie' Kellam+ b. c 1859, d. 16 Nov 1931
 4.George Tom Kellam5 b. c 1860
 5.Rebecca Kellam4 b. c 1862
 6.Mary D. 'Manie' Kellam+5 b. 1867, d. 1932
 7.Isabell or Peggy 'Pebby' Kellam5 b. 1868, d. 1968
 8.James Kellam5 b. c 1872

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.
  4. [S687] Gail Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 2, St. George's Parish.
  5. [S71] Eastern Shore News, 20 Nov 1931 Issue.

Margaret Bell1

F, b. circa 1847
FatherJames S. Bell b. 4 Aug 1816, d. 4 Dec 1886
MotherElizabeth Mears b. 21 Mar 1821, d. 13 Apr 1908
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited15 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1847Margaret was born circa 1847 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Marg't Bell, age 3 in HH#539 headed by James S. Bell, a 33 year old farmer..1 

Citations

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

Ann E. Bell1

F, b. circa 1849
FatherJames S. Bell b. 4 Aug 1816, d. 4 Dec 1886
MotherElizabeth Mears b. 21 Mar 1821, d. 13 Apr 1908
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited15 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1849Ann was born circa 1849 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Ann was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Ann E. Bell, age 8/12 in HH#539 headed by James S. Bell, a 33 year old farmer..1 

Citations

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

William P. Barnes1

M, b. circa 1805, d. before 28 June 1830
FatherArthur Barnes Jr. b. c 1776, d. b 26 Oct 1846
MotherEuphamia 'Famie' Lewis b. c 1771, d. a 1850
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (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 Edited12 Sep 2013
Birth*circa 1805William was born circa 1805 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*13 December 1827He married Elizabeth Garrison, daughter of John Garrison and Elizabeth 'Betsy' Bradford, on 13 December 1827 at Accomack Co, VA. James H. Bell of Arthur was the security on the M.L.B. of Wm. Barnes of Arthur and Elizabeth Garrison of John..2 
Death*before 28 June 1830William died before 28 June 1830 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William P. Barnes was granted to George H. Bell with Jacob Bell & James H. Bell securities..1 
Rev War Vet relative*27 September 1831He was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 27 September 1831 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his wife was shown as Elizabeth Barnes, widow of William.3 

Family

Elizabeth Garrison b. 4 Feb 1805, d. 19 Sep 1867
Children 1.John W. Barnes b. c 1829
 2.Margaret A. Barnes+ b. 6 Sep 1830, d. 22 Oct 1886

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 29 (adm of William P. Barnes to George H. Bell).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  3. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 28 (heirs of Abel Bradford, soldier in the Rev. War).

Elizabeth Garrison1,2,3,4

F, b. 4 February 1805, d. 19 September 1867
FatherJohn Garrison b. c 1765, d. Jan 1810
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Bradford b. c 1780, d. Mar 1816
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (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 Edited22 Apr 2011
Birth*4 February 1805Elizabeth was born on 4 February 1805 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*19 December 1809Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 19 December 1809 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a young daughter Elizabeth Garrison in the will of John Garrison..3 
Land cause*1 April 1818She was named in a land cause on 1 April 1818 at Accomack Co, VA. That a certain John Garrison late of this county being in his life seized in fee of and in two tracts of land situate in the county aforesaid, containing 370 acres, and being so seized on the ____ day of ____ 1809 made and published his last will and testament & devised to your orator John W. Garrison 130 acres of land, and 240 acres of land being in two tracts to be divided between his four daughters, Peggy, Elizabeth, Charlotte & Maria Garrison; that the said 130 acres have been laid off and assigned to your orator John; That Maria, one of the aforesaid devisees, departed this life on the ____ day of ____ 1810 intestate and without issue, leaving her next of heirs the following brothers & sisters on the part of her father, viz: your orators John & Samuel Garrison and Caty, then wife of your orator William Garrison, of the half blood, and Peggy, Elizabeth & Charlotte, sisters of the whole blood, to all of whom the said 1/4 of the said Maria in the said 240 acres of land descended; that Caty, the wife of your orator William, departed this life in October 1817, leaving five children, to-wit: William, Sally, Margaret, Smith & Elizabeth Garrison, to whom her said 1/9 of said 240 acres descended equally, subject to the right of your orator William as tenant by curtesy; that your orator John bought of your orator Samuel his 1/9 of 1/4 of said lands, so that the said 240 acres of land remains now to be divided as follows: To Peggy, Elizabeth & Charlotte each by virtue of the will 1/4, and by descent from Maria 2/9 of 1/4; to John W. Garrison 1/9 of 1/4 by purchase from Samuel Garrison, and to William, Sally, Margaret, Smith & Elizabeth, children of Caty, 1/9 of 1/4 subject to the right of your orator William as tenant by curtesy &c.5 
Land cause28 November 1821She was named in a land cause on 28 November 1821 at Matchapungo Creek, St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA. That a certain Peggy Garrison late of this county, departed this life under the age of 21 years and without issue in the year 1821; that the said Peggy Garrison at the time of her death was possessed in her own right in fee simple of the undivided 1/3 of two tracts of land situate on the waters of Matshapungo Creek in this county, containing by estimation together 220 acres; that the said lands belonged to the said Peggy Garrison and Elizabeth and Charlotte Garrison as tenants in common, the principal part of the land having been devised to them by their deceased father, John Garrison, and the residue having descended to them from their deceased sister, Maria Garrison; that the said Peggy Garrison at her death left as her next of kin and heirs at law two sisters of the whole blood, viz: the said Elizabeth & Charlotte Garrison, and two brothers of the half blood, John W. and Samuel Garrison, and also left two nephews and their nieces of the half blood, viz: your orators and oratrixes, William, Sally, Margaret Smith & Elizabeth Garrison who are the children of Caty Garrison, dec., who was a sister of the half blood to the said Peggy Garrison &c.6 
Marriage*13 December 1827She married William P. Barnes, son of Arthur Barnes Jr. and Euphamia 'Famie' Lewis, on 13 December 1827 at Accomack Co, VA. James H. Bell of Arthur was the security on the M.L.B. of Wm. Barnes of Arthur and Elizabeth Garrison of John..2 
Married Name13 December 1827 As of 13 December 1827,her married name was Barnes. 
Heir - named as*27 September 1831Elizabeth was named as an heir on 27 September 1831 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that she was shown as Elizabeth Barnes, widow of Willam, she being a daughter of Betsey Bradford who married John Mears of Rich'd, who was a daughter of Zephania Bradford, a brother of Abel Bradford, who was a soldier in the Rev. War. (NOTE: She was a daughter of Betsey by her first marriage to John Garrison.)4 
Census w/son*1850Elizabeth was listed with her son in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Eliz. Banes, age 40 in HH#540 headed by Jno. W. Barnes, a 21 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000. She was evidently his mother. Also listed was Ben. Savage, age 14 and Marg't Banes, age 19, who was evidently her daughter..7 
Death*19 September 1867Elizabeth died on 19 September 1867 at age 62.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at James Bur Gr, Quinby, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Elizabeth Barnes, wife of William Barnes and daughter of Jno & Eliz Garrison..1 

Family

William P. Barnes b. c 1805, d. b 28 Jun 1830
Marriage*13 December 1827She married William P. Barnes, son of Arthur Barnes Jr. and Euphamia 'Famie' Lewis, on 13 December 1827 at Accomack Co, VA. James H. Bell of Arthur was the security on the M.L.B. of Wm. Barnes of Arthur and Elizabeth Garrison of John..2 
Children 1.John W. Barnes b. c 1829
 2.Margaret A. Barnes+ b. 6 Sep 1830, d. 22 Oct 1886

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. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 221 (will of John Garrison, wife Elizabeth).
  4. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 28 (heirs of Abel Bradford, soldier in the Rev. War).
  5. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 117 (Garrison vs Garrison).
  6. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 127 (Garrison vs Garrison).
  7. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

John Garrison

M, b. circa 1765, d. January 1810
FatherWilliam Garrison Sr.1 b. c 1721, d. b 25 Jun 1776
MotherAgnes Burton1 b. c 1722
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited22 Apr 2011
Birth*circa 1765John was born circa 1765 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*1 April 1776John was named in his father's will on 1 April 1776 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son John Garrison in the will of William Garrison Sr., wife Agnes.1 
Marriage*circa 1788He married (d/o John) (298) West, daughter of John (93) West, circa 1788.2 
Marriage*circa 1800He married Elizabeth 'Betsy' Bradford, daughter of Zephaniah (75) Bradford and Elizabeth (-----), circa 1800.3 
Will*19 December 1809He made a will on 19 December 1809 at Accomack Co, VA. Friend James Garrison Extr. To son John Garrison 130 acres, a part of the land I now live on, on the side adjoining Frederick Floyd. Wife should have no thirds in the land before given, only in the houses & yard. Wife Elizabeth Garrison all my lands not before given to bring up & school my 4 young daughters Elizabeth Garrison, Peggy Garrison, Charlotte Garrison & Meria Garrison. To wife Negro man Caliss & woman Adar & ... & to take old man Sias & maintain him. To daughter Caty Garrison Negro boys Isaac & George & woman Juda. To grandson William Garrison ... To 4 daughters (named above) the land after wife's death or marriage. To daughter Peggy Negro girl Susie. To daughter Elizabeth Garrison Negro girl Tinny. To daughter Charlotte Negro woman Adar. To daughter Meria Negro man Caliss. Remainder to be sold & to son Samuel Garrison. Witt: Thomas A. Bradford, George S. Savage, William Stockley & James Garrison..4 
Death*January 1810John died in January 1810.4 
Probate*29 January 1810John's will was probated on 29 January 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. Howson Mapp, Thomas Bagwell & George S. Savage securities..4 
Land cause*1 April 1818He was named in a land cause on 1 April 1818 at Accomack Co, VA. That a certain John Garrison late of this county being in his life seized in fee of and in two tracts of land situate in the county aforesaid, containing 370 acres, and being so seized on the ____ day of ____ 1809 made and published his last will and testament & devised to your orator John W. Garrison 130 acres of land, and 240 acres of land being in two tracts to be divided between his four daughters, Peggy, Elizabeth, Charlotte & Maria Garrison; that the said 130 acres have been laid off and assigned to your orator John; That Maria, one of the aforesaid devisees, departed this life on the ____ day of ____ 1810 intestate and without issue, leaving her next of heirs the following brothers & sisters on the part of her father, viz: your orators John & Samuel Garrison and Caty, then wife of your orator William Garrison, of the half blood, and Peggy, Elizabeth & Charlotte, sisters of the whole blood, to all of whom the said 1/4 of the said Maria in the said 240 acres of land descended; that Caty, the wife of your orator William, departed this life in October 1817, leaving five children, to-wit: William, Sally, Margaret, Smith & Elizabeth Garrison, to whom her said 1/9 of said 240 acres descended equally, subject to the right of your orator William as tenant by curtesy; that your orator John bought of your orator Samuel his 1/9 of 1/4 of said lands, so that the said 240 acres of land remains now to be divided as follows: To Peggy, Elizabeth & Charlotte each by virtue of the will 1/4, and by descent from Maria 2/9 of 1/4; to John W. Garrison 1/9 of 1/4 by purchase from Samuel Garrison, and to William, Sally, Margaret, Smith & Elizabeth, children of Caty, 1/9 of 1/4 subject to the right of your orator William as tenant by curtesy &c.5 

Family 1

(d/o John) (298) West b. c 1768
Marriage*circa 1788He married (d/o John) (298) West, daughter of John (93) West, circa 1788.2 
Children 1.Catherine 'Caty' Garrison+ b. c 1788, d. Oct 1817
 2.Samuel Burton Garrison b. c 1794
 3.John W(est) Garrison b. c 1796

Family 2

Elizabeth 'Betsy' Bradford b. c 1780, d. Mar 1816
Marriage*circa 1800He married Elizabeth 'Betsy' Bradford, daughter of Zephaniah (75) Bradford and Elizabeth (-----), circa 1800.3 
Children 1.Elizabeth Garrison+ b. 4 Feb 1805, d. 19 Sep 1867
 2.Peggy Garrison b. c 1806, d. 1821
 3.Charlotte Garrison+ b. 12 Nov 1807, d. 26 Mar 1895
 4.Maria Garrison b. c 1808, d. 1810

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 295 (will of William Garrison Sr., wife Agnes).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 462 (will of John West).
  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. 221 (will of John Garrison, wife Elizabeth).
  5. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 117 (Garrison vs Garrison).

Elizabeth 'Betsy' Bradford1

F, b. circa 1780, d. March 1816
FatherZephaniah (75) Bradford b. c 1750, d. 29 Apr 1790
MotherElizabeth (-----) b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited18 Mar 2016
Birth*circa 1780Elizabeth was born circa 1780 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Land inherited*1792She inherited land in 1792 at tract A43, Bradford's Neck, Accomack Co, VA. In 1790 Zephaniah died leaving a widow Elizabeth and five children. Two years later (1792) the land was surveyed for a division and found to contain 430 acres of upland and 108 acres of marsh; it was divided among the five children by east-to-west lines, Lot No. 1 being the one next to Upshur. The recipients in order were: Mary, Esther, Jane, Abel and Elizabeth. Mary's part included the site of the (1950) residence of James B. King, together with the land across the neck road to the creek, and Esther received the part with the home buildings, and was the only part traced further by Whitelaw.2 
Marriage*circa 1800She married John Garrison, son of William Garrison Sr. and Agnes Burton, circa 1800.3 
Married Namecirca 1800 As of circa 1800,her married name was Garrison. 
Will - Husb's*19 December 1809Elizabeth was named in her husband's will on 19 December 1809 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Elizabeth Garrison in the will of John Garrison and as the widow Betsey Garrison at his estate sale..4 
Marriage*11 March 1813She married John (of Rich) Mears, son of Richard (of Jno) Mears (Sea Side), on 11 March 1813 at Accomack Co, VA. John Mears of John was the security on the M.L.B. of John Mears of Richard and Elizabeth Garrison, widow of John..3 
Married Name11 March 1813 As of 11 March 1813,her married name was Mears. 
Death*March 1816Elizabeth died in March 1816.5 
Admin of estate*25 March 1816Administration of Elizabeth's estate was filed on 25 March 1816 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that John W. Garrison was named to settle the estate of Eliza Mears. Thomas Harrison & William Garrison were securities.5 
Est settm't*25 June 1821Elizabeth estate was settled on 25 June 1821 at Accomack Co, VA. 27 Mar 1816 (Order to Invy), No Date (Sale), 27 Feb 1821 (Order to Audit), 25 Jun 1821 (Rec'd) - George Garrison Admr. Buyers: William Mears, Jesse Mears, Levin Mears & Richard Mears. Appraisers: Frederick Floyd, Littleton LeCato & Jacob Bradford. Named in settlement: Legacies to Elizabeth Garrison, Charlotte Garrison, Frederick Mears & Peggy Garrison. Richard Mears Admr. of John Mears dec'd in account. Auditors: Thomas Smith of Jonathan..6 
Heir - named as*27 September 1831Elizabeth was named as an heir on 27 September 1831 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that the heirs of Abel Bradford, soldier in the Rev. War, were recorded. It was brought out that Abel died without issue leaving one brother named Zephania Bradford, who died leaving 5 children: Mary, Jane, Abel, Betsey & Esther. Betsey Bradford married John Mears Mears of Rich'd, died leaving 3 children: Elizabeth Barnes, widow of William; Charlotte Bell, wife of James and Frederick Mears..1 

Family 1

John Garrison b. c 1765, d. Jan 1810
Marriage*circa 1800She married John Garrison, son of William Garrison Sr. and Agnes Burton, circa 1800.3 
Children 1.Elizabeth Garrison+ b. 4 Feb 1805, d. 19 Sep 1867
 2.Peggy Garrison b. c 1806, d. 1821
 3.Charlotte Garrison+ b. 12 Nov 1807, d. 26 Mar 1895
 4.Maria Garrison b. c 1808, d. 1810

Family 2

John (of Rich) Mears b. c 1790, d. May 1815
Marriage*11 March 1813She married John (of Rich) Mears, son of Richard (of Jno) Mears (Sea Side), on 11 March 1813 at Accomack Co, VA. John Mears of John was the security on the M.L.B. of John Mears of Richard and Elizabeth Garrison, widow of John..3 
Child 1.Frederick Mears+ b. c 1814, d. Mar 1853

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 28 (heirs of Abel Bradford, soldier in the Rev. War).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 771 (tract A43).
  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. 221 (will of John Garrison, wife Elizabeth).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 367 (adm. of Eliza Mears).
  6. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 367 (settlement of Elizabeth Mears).

John W. Barnes1

M, b. circa 1829
FatherWilliam P. Barnes b. c 1805, d. b 28 Jun 1830
MotherElizabeth Garrison b. 4 Feb 1805, d. 19 Sep 1867
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (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 Edited15 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1829John was born circa 1829 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1850John was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Jno. W. Barnes the head of HH#540, a 21 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000. Listed with him were the following Barnes: Eliz, age 40 and Marg't, age 19. Also listed was Ben Savage, age 14..1 

Citations

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

Margaret A. Barnes1

F, b. 6 September 1830, d. 22 October 1886
FatherWilliam P. Barnes b. c 1805, d. b 28 Jun 1830
MotherElizabeth Garrison b. 4 Feb 1805, d. 19 Sep 1867
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (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 Edited12 Sep 2013
Birth*6 September 1830Margaret was born on 6 September 1830 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/mother*1850Margaret was listed with her mother in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Marg't Barnes, age 19 in HH#540 headed by Jno. W. Barnes, a 21 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000. Also listed was Eliz. Barnes, age 40, who was evidently her mother..1 
Marriage*5 December 1852She married George William James on 5 December 1852 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown only as George W. James and Margaret A. Barnes of Elizabeth..3 
Married Name5 December 1852 As of 5 December 1852,her married name was James. 
Death*22 October 1886Margaret died on 22 October 1886 at age 56.4 
Burial*Her body was interred at James Bur Gr, Quinby, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Margaret A. James, the wife of George W. James..4 

Family

George William James b. 22 Mar 1827, d. 2 Apr 1905
Children 1.Mary Susan James5 b. 15 Oct 1853, d. 25 Oct 1923
 2.John William 'Jack' James5 b. 24 Nov 1855, d. 2 Mar 1922
 3.Margaret Elizabeth 'Bettie' James+ b. 1858, d. 1933
 4.George Thomas James+ b. 17 Jan 1861, d. 21 Sep 1891
 5.Robert Lee James5 b. 1864, d. 1932
 6.Alfred Garrison James+5 b. 24 Nov 1866, d. 22 Jan 1921

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. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  4. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  5. [S2014] Alfred E. James, M.K. Miles.

Benjamin Savage

M, b. circa 1836
Last Edited15 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1836Benjamin was born circa 1836 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850Benjamin was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Ben. Savage, age 14 in HH#540 headed by Jno. W. Barnes, a 21 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000..1 

Citations

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

John B(ell) Mears Turner1

M, b. circa 1794, d. 27 March 1865
FatherLevin Mears (II) b. c 1770, d. Jul 1829
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Last Edited21 Sep 2016
Biography*According to the probate of his father's estate, he was sometimes called John B. Mears Turner. 
Birth*circa 1794John was born circa 1794 at Accomack Co, VA.2,3 
Will - Grfath's*8 October 1806John was named in his grandfather's will on 8 October 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John Mears Turner in the will of Levin Mears of St. George Parish. A relationship was not shown..4 
Marriage*24 December 1823He married Nancy A. Mears, daughter of John Mears Sr. and Nancy Phillips, on 24 December 1823 at Accomack Co, VA. John Mears was the security on the M.L.B. of John B. Mears and Nancy Mears of Jno..5 
Will - Father's*12 December 1828John was named in his father's will on 12 December 1828 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son John B. Mears Turner in the will of Levin Mears Sr. At probate it was noted that John B. Mears, who is sometimes called John B. Mears Turner, became the Extr..1 
Census head*1850John was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Jno. B. Mears of L. the head of HH#541, an 86 (probably 56) year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000. Listed with him were the following Mears: Nancy, age 45; Sally A., age 22; Susan M., age 18; Margaret A., age 17; Jno. E., age 15; and Hester A., age 10..2 
Census head1860John was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1860 at Locust Mount PO, St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Mears of L., the head of HH#915, a 66 year old farmer with real estate valued at $5,000 and personal property valued at $4,500. Listed with him were Nancy Mears, age 56; Sally A. Mears, age 35; James Hambleton, an 18 year old farm laborer born in England; and George Coulbourn, a 27 year old sailor with real estate valued at $200..3 
Will*9 February 1865John made a will on 9 February 1865 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will John B. Mears of Levin gave wife Nancy the Bible and hymn book, 1 bed and furniture, 1 flag chair, 1 rocking chair, 1 spinning wheel, 1 bureau, 1 trunk, 1 brown chest, 1 small red table and mantle clock, o horse and Carriage - also during her lifetime the Carriage house at my main place to shelter her carriage. Further to wife Nancy house and lot I now live on in her lifetime and log timber and firewood for said lot. This shall not be in lieu of her dower, but her right of dower shall be unimpaired. To dau. Margaret Adeline Ward $10.00. Rest and residue not disposed of to be equally divided between my 4 children, Sallie Ann Mears, Mary Susan Mears, Hester Ann Davis and John Edward Mears. Son John Edward Mears and son-in-law Littleton Davis execs. 9 Feb 1865. Wit: James W. Edmonds, Thos. H. Bell, James L. Bell.6 
Death*27 March 1865He died on 27 March 1865 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved. Sureties James R. Garrison, Custis M. Dunton, William S. Kellam.6 

Family

Nancy A. Mears b. c 1805
Marriage*24 December 1823He married Nancy A. Mears, daughter of John Mears Sr. and Nancy Phillips, on 24 December 1823 at Accomack Co, VA. John Mears was the security on the M.L.B. of John B. Mears and Nancy Mears of Jno..5 
Children 1.Sally A. Mears b. c 1828
 2.Susan M. Mears b. c 1832
 3.Margaret Adeline Mears b. c 1833
 4.Capt. John E. Mears+ b. 1 Nov 1834, d. 16 Dec 1897
 5.Hester A. Mears+ b. 1835, d. 4 Oct 1893

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 370 (will of Levin Mears Sr.).
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  3. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 370 (will of Levin Mears, St. George Parish).
  5. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  6. [S839] Elizabeth Smith Comp, Accomack Co, VA, Wills, 1861-1901, p. 10 (will of John B. Mears of Levin).

Levin Mears (II)

M, b. circa 1770, d. July 1829
FatherLevin (123) Mears (I) b. c 1736, d. Feb 1808
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited30 Sep 2006
Birth*circa 1770Levin was born circa 1770 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*8 October 1806Levin was named in his father's will on 8 October 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Levin Mears in the will of Levin Mears of St. George Parish..1 
Will*12 December 1828He made a will on 12 December 1828 at Accomack Co, VA. To Molly Bell Turner my manor premises ... & the field opposite of Anthony Bell's ... with my Negroes Jane, Thomas & Harriet during her natural life. To son John B. Mears Turner the house where he now lives & the fields I bought of Thomas Smith of Jonathan & the field where Levy Ames occupied ... with my Negroes Henry & Rachel. To Molly Bell Turner ... At the death of Molly Bell Turner the lands & Negroes & issue return to John B. Mears Turner. Balance to Molly Bell Turner & my son John B. Mears Turner. Son John B. Mears Turner Extr. Witt: Margaret Smith, Thomas Smith of Jonathan..2 
Death*July 1829Levin died in July 1829.2 
Probate*29 July 1829Levin's will was probated on 29 July 1829 at Accomack Co, VA. John B. Mears who is sometimes called John B. Mears Turner became the Extr. with Garrison Burton, Anthony Bell, Robert R. Lingo & William H. Bell securities..2 

Family

Children 1.John B(ell) Mears Turner+ b. c 1794, d. 27 Mar 1865
 2.Molly Bell Mears Turner+ b. c 1805
 3.Sally Mears b. c 1806

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 370 (will of Levin Mears).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 370 (will of Levin Mears Sr.).

Nancy A. Mears1

F, b. circa 1805
FatherJohn Mears Sr. b. b 1775, d. b 25 Apr 1838
MotherNancy Phillips b. c 1775
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Last Edited29 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1805Nancy was born circa 1805 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*24 December 1823She married John B(ell) Mears Turner, son of Levin Mears (II), on 24 December 1823 at Accomack Co, VA. John Mears was the security on the M.L.B. of John B. Mears and Nancy Mears of Jno..1 
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 Mears, age 45 in HH#541 headed by Jno. B. Mears of L., a 56 year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000..2 
Census w/husband1860Nancy was listed with her husband in the census of in 1860 at Locust Mount PO, St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Nancy Mears, age 56 in HH#915 headed by John Mears of L., a 66 year old farmer..3 

Family

John B(ell) Mears Turner b. c 1794, d. 27 Mar 1865
Children 1.Sally A. Mears b. c 1828
 2.Susan M. Mears b. c 1832
 3.Margaret Adeline Mears b. c 1833
 4.Capt. John E. Mears+ b. 1 Nov 1834, d. 16 Dec 1897
 5.Hester A. Mears+ b. 1835, d. 4 Oct 1893

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.
  3. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

John Mears Sr.1

M, b. before 1775, d. before 25 April 1838
FatherJohn Mears b. c 1752
MotherZeller Hyslop b. c 1755
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited15 Oct 2006
Biography*Placing this John Mears Sr. with the correct father is difficult. However, many of them already had a known son John or did not name a son John in their will. In this case John Mears, wife Zeller, did not leave a will and this does put a grandfather George Mears in the same line as a son George Mears. 
Birth*before 1775John was born before 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*10 February 1802He married Nancy Phillips on 10 February 1802 at Accomack Co, VA. George Taylor was the security on the M.L.B. of John Mears and Nancy Phillips..3 
Census head*1820John was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1820 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Mears, a head of household, age over 45 years (born before 1775). (NOTE: He was the oldest of the 4 John Mears listed.) Listed with him were 1 male, age 10-16; 2 females age 16-26; 1 female over age 45 and no slaves..2 
Marriage*18 March 1826He married Elizabeth 'Betsey' Churn, daughter of William Churn and Nancy Harrison, on 18 March 1826 at Accomack Co, VA. Smith Ashby was the security on the M.L.B. of John Mears Sr., widower, and Elizabeth Wyatt, widow of Thomas..3 
Death*before 25 April 1838John died before 25 April 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Betsey Mears signed her will which showed her as widow of John..4 

Family 1

Nancy Phillips b. c 1775
Child 1.Nancy A. Mears+ b. c 1805

Family 2

Elizabeth 'Betsey' Churn b. c 1795, d. Apr 1839
Children 1.Elizabeth Susan Mears b. c 1828
 2.Robert F. Mears Jr. b. c 1830
 3.George W. Mears b. c 1835

Citations

  1. [S1933] Russ Bull, grandson of George Mapp's last wife Laura Byrd Russell.
  2. [S578] Jody Powell, 1800, 1810, 1820 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  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. 366 (will of Betsey Mears, widow of John).

Sally A. Mears1

F, b. circa 1828
FatherJohn B(ell) Mears Turner b. c 1794, d. 27 Mar 1865
MotherNancy A. Mears b. c 1805
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited29 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1828Sally was born circa 1828 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Sally was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Sally A. Mears, age 22 in HH#541 headed by Jno. B. Mears of L., a 56 year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000..1 
Census w/parents1860Sally was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Locust Mount PO, St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Sally A. Mears, age 35 in HH#915 headed by John Mears of L., a 66 year old farmer..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 M. Mears1

F, b. circa 1832
FatherJohn B(ell) Mears Turner b. c 1794, d. 27 Mar 1865
MotherNancy A. Mears b. c 1805
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited29 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1832Susan was born circa 1832 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Susan was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Susan M. Mears, age 18 in HH#541 headed by Jno. B. Mears of L., a 56 year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000..1 

Citations

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

Margaret Adeline Mears1

F, b. circa 1833
FatherJohn B(ell) Mears Turner b. c 1794, d. 27 Mar 1865
MotherNancy A. Mears b. c 1805
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited21 Sep 2016
Birth*circa 1833Margaret was born circa 1833 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret A. Mears, age 17 in HH#541 headed by Jno. B. Mears of L., a 56 year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000..2 
Marriage*6 November 1850She married Lancelott Ward Jr., son of Lancelot Ward and Mary A. East, on 6 November 1850 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown only as Lancelot Ward Jr. and Margaret A. Mears. No other information was given..3 
Married Name6 November 1850 As of 6 November 1850,her married name was Ward. 
Will - Father's*9 February 1865Margaret was named in her father's will on 9 February 1865 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will John B. Mears of Levin gave wife Nancy the Bible and hymn book, 1 bed and furniture, 1 flag chair, 1 rocking chair, 1 spinning wheel, 1 bureau, 1 trunk, 1 brown chest, 1 small red table and mantle clock, o horse and Carriage - also during her lifetime the Carriage house at my main place to shelter her carriage. Further to wife Nancy house and lot I now live on in her lifetime and log timber and firewood for said lot. This shall not be in lieu of her dower, but her right of dower shall be unimpaired. To dau. Margaret Adeline Ward $10.00. Rest and residue not disposed of to be equally divided between my 4 children, Sallie Ann Mears, Mary Susan Mears, Hester Ann Davis and John Edward Mears. Son John Edward Mears and son-in-law Littleton Davis execs. 9 Feb 1865. Wit: James W. Edmonds, Thos. H. Bell, James L. Bell. Proved 27 Mar 1865. Sureties James R. Garrison, Custis M. Dunton, William S. Kellam.1 

Family

Lancelott Ward Jr. b. 11 Jul 1829, d. 15 Sep 1881

Citations

  1. [S839] Elizabeth Smith Comp, Accomack Co, VA, Wills, 1861-1901, p. 10 (will of John B. Mears of Levin).
  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).

Capt. John E. Mears1

M, b. 1 November 1834, d. 16 December 1897
FatherJohn B(ell) Mears Turner b. c 1794, d. 27 Mar 1865
MotherNancy A. Mears b. c 1805
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Last Edited17 Aug 2015
Birth*1 November 1834John was born on 1 November 1834 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850John was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Jno. E. Mears, age 15 in HH#541 headed by Jno. B. Mears of L., a 56 year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000..1 
Marriage*27 March 1857He married Elizabeth J. Hutchinson, daughter of Edmund G. Hutchinson and Elizabeth 'Betsy' Davis, on 27 March 1857 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John E. Mears, a 21 year old sailor, born in St. George Parish, the son of John B. & Nancy Mears and she was shown as Elizabeth J. Hutchinson, age 27, also born in St. George Parish, the daughter of John (Edward on the license) & Betsy Hutchinson. They were married at the home of Jno. Mears by J.W.A. Elliott. J.W. Elliott said they both were over age 21..3 
Census head*1860John was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1860 at Locustville P.O., St.George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John E. Mears the head of HH#516, a 24 year old sailor with personal property valued at $100. Listed with him were the following Mears: Eliz'th L., age 36; Athelia E., age 3 and Edw'd T., age 9/12. Also listed were the following blacks: Harriet Hartney, a 29 year old cook woman; Emma Hartney, age 2; and Marg't Webb, age 9..4 
Death*16 December 1897John died on 16 December 1897 at age 63.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Morrison Hill Cm, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Capt. John E. Mears, husband of Elizabeth J. Mears..2 

Family

Elizabeth J. Hutchinson b. 6 Jan 1825, d. 7 Nov 1899
Children 1.Athelia E. Mears b. c 1857
 2.Edward Thomas Mears b. 26 Aug 1858, d. 23 Nov 1947

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  4. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Hester A. Mears1

F, b. 1835, d. 4 October 1893
FatherJohn B(ell) Mears Turner b. c 1794, d. 27 Mar 1865
MotherNancy A. Mears b. c 1805
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited11 Feb 2017
Birth*1835Hester was born in 1835 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Hester was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Hester A. Mears, age 10 in HH#541 headed by Jno. B. Mears of L., a 56 year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000..1 
Marriage*2 February 1859She married Littleton B. Davis on 2 February 1859 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown only as Littleton B. Davis and Hester A. Mears. No other information was given..3 
Married Name2 February 1859 As of 2 February 1859,her married name was Davis. 
Death*4 October 1893Hester died on 4 October 1893 at 2nd District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Hester A. Davis, who died of asthma at age 35 (probably 53) years and 4 days, the daughter of John & Nancy A. Mears. Her husband gave the information, but was not named..4 
Burial*Her body was interred at Davis-Mears Cem, Old Tower, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Hester A. Davis, 1835 - 1893..2 

Family

Littleton B. Davis b. 1825, d. 6 Aug 1896
Child 1.John Littleton Davis+5 b. 1873, d. 1956

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  4. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, John L. Davis in the Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940.

Joshua B. Turner (Accomack)1,2

M, b. 1 May 1802, d. 31 May 1876
FatherJohn (of Hillary) Turner2 b. c 1765
MotherMary 'Molly' Kellam3 b. c 1775
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited13 Oct 2018
Birth*1 May 1802Joshua was born on 1 May 1802 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Marriage13 November 1832He married Molly Bell Mears Turner, daughter of Levin Mears (II), on 13 November 1832 at Accomack Co, VA. George M. Mears was the security on the M.L.B. of Jushua Turner and Molly Bell..4 
Est Settm't Sis-in-L*28 December 1846Joshua B. Turner (Accomack) was named in the settlement of his sister-in-law's estate on 28 December 1846 at Accomack Co, MD. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Sally Turner was granted to George K. Turner with Joshua Turner and James Downing securities. (NOTE: Evidently George K. Turner and Joshua Turner were brothers of her dec'd husband Samuel Turner and James Downing was her brother.)5 
Marriage24 February 1847He married Ann Mears (widow) on 24 February 1847 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown only as Joshua Turner and Ann Mears, widow..4 
Census head*1850Joshua was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Josh. Turner the head of HH#542, a 47 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,500. Listed with him were the following Turners: Ann, age 41 and Margaret, age 17..6 
Census head1860Joshua was listed as a head of household in the census of 1860 at Pungoteague, St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#1037 was headed by Joshua Turner, a 58 year old farmer. Listed with him were Ann Turner, age 51; Custis Turner, age 60; Ann Hargis, age 51 and Michael Ames, a 19 year old black farm laborer. (NOTE: Geo. S. Turner, a 42 year old farmer was head of HH#1038 next door, who was evidently his brother.)7 
Death*31 May 1876Joshua died on 31 May 1876 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA, at age 74. He was shown as Joshua Turner, who died 31 May 1876 of pneumonia at the age of 74 years, the husband of Ann Turner. His son(sic) Geo. K. Turner gave the information. (NOTE: Geo. K. Turner was his brother.)3,8 
Burial*His body was interred at Nock Bur Gr, Red Hill, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Joshua Turner, the son of Jno. & Mary Turner and he died at the age of 74 years and 1 month..3 

Family

Molly Bell Mears Turner b. c 1805
Marriage13 November 1832He married Molly Bell Mears Turner, daughter of Levin Mears (II), on 13 November 1832 at Accomack Co, VA. George M. Mears was the security on the M.L.B. of Jushua Turner and Molly Bell..4 
Child 1.Margaret R. Turner b. c 1833

Citations

  1. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 104 (will of John Turner, wife Peggy) & p. 141 (will of Peggy Turner).
  2. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 122 (will of Joshua Turner, wife Bridget).
  3. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  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. 551 (adm. of Sally Turner).
  6. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  7. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  8. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

Mary 'Molly' Kellam

F, b. circa 1775
Last Edited13 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1775Mary was born circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*27 August 1799She married John (of Hillary) Turner, son of Hillary (of John) Turner and (-----) (-----), on 27 August 1799 at Accomack Co, VA. John Bell was the security on the M.L.B. of John Turner and Mary Kellam..1 
Married Name27 August 1799 As of 27 August 1799,her married name was Turner. 

Family

John (of Hillary) Turner b. c 1765
Children 1.Joshua B. Turner (Accomack)+2 b. 1 May 1802, d. 31 May 1876
 2.Samuel (of John) Turner+3 b. c 1804, d. b 25 Dec 1846
 3.Susan Turner b. c 1808
 4.George K. Turner Jr.+ b. 24 Dec 1810, d. 26 Jun 1884

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 551 (adm. of Sally Turner).

Molly Bell Mears Turner1

F, b. circa 1805
FatherLevin Mears (II) b. c 1770, d. Jul 1829
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited26 Sep 2018
Birth*circa 1805Molly was born circa 1805 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*12 December 1828Molly was named in her father's will on 12 December 1828 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Molly Bell Turner in the will of Levin Mears Sr. and given my manor premises & other property & slaves. (NOTE: He did not call her his daughter, but she shared in his will with his named son John B. Mears Turner and at her death her share was to go to his son John B. Mears Turner.)1 
Marriage*13 November 1832She married Joshua B. Turner (Accomack), son of John (of Hillary) Turner and Mary 'Molly' Kellam, on 13 November 1832 at Accomack Co, VA. George M. Mears was the security on the M.L.B. of Jushua Turner and Molly Bell..2 
Married Name13 November 1832 As of 13 November 1832,her married name was Turner. 

Family

Joshua B. Turner (Accomack) b. 1 May 1802, d. 31 May 1876
Child 1.Margaret R. Turner b. c 1833

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 370 (will of Levin Mears Sr.).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

Ann Mears (widow)

F, b. circa 1809
Last Edited26 Sep 2018
Birth*circa 1809Ann was born circa 1809 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*24 February 1847She married Joshua B. Turner (Accomack), son of John (of Hillary) Turner and Mary 'Molly' Kellam, on 24 February 1847 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown only as Joshua Turner and Ann Mears, widow..2 
Married Name24 February 1847 As of 24 February 1847,her married name was Turner. 
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 Ann Turner, age 41 in HH#542 headed by Josh. Turner, a 47 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,500..1 
Census w/husband*1860Ann was listed with her husband in the census of 1860 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#1037 was headed by Joshua Turner, a 58 year old farmer. Listed with him were Ann Turner, age 51; Custis Turner, age 60; Ann Hargis, age 51 and Michael Ames, a 19 year old black farm laborer. (NOTE: Geo. S. Turner, a 42 year old farmer was head of HH#1038 next door, who was evidently his brother.)3 

Family

Joshua B. Turner (Accomack) b. 1 May 1802, d. 31 May 1876

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.

Margaret R. Turner1,2

F, b. circa 1833
FatherJoshua B. Turner (Accomack) b. 1 May 1802, d. 31 May 1876
MotherMolly Bell Mears Turner b. c 1805
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited9 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1833Margaret was born circa 1833 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/father*1850Margaret was listed with her father in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret Turner, age 17 in HH#542 headed by Josh. Turner, a 47 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,500..1 
Marriage*24 May 1858She married Samuel D. Ward, son of Lancelot Ward and Mary A. East, on 24 May 1858 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown as Samuel D. Ward and Margaret Turner. John E. Ward says both over 21.3,4 
Married Name24 May 1858 As of 24 May 1858,her married name was Ward. 
Census w/husband*1860Margaret was listed with her husband in the census of 1860 at Pungoteague, St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#1064 was headed by Sam'l B. Ward, a 29 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $800 and personal property valued at $200. Listed with him was Marg't R. Ward, age 27.2 

Family

Samuel D. Ward b. c 1831

Citations

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

John S. Beach1,2

M, b. 5 August 1796, d. 28 March 1854
FatherKendall Beach b. c 1750, d. b 27 Nov 1815
MotherRosanna 'Rosey' Nock (Nock?) b. c 1750, d. 22 Apr 1837
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited19 Mar 2016
Birth*5 August 1796John was born on 5 August 1796 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Will - Father's*20 October 1815John was named in his father's will on 20 October 1815 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as son John Beach in the will of Kendall Beach, wife Rosey. He was also named as one of the Extrs.4 
Marriage*30 September 1816He married Elizabeth 'Betsy' B. Edmunds, daughter of James (of Thos) Edmunds and Ann 'Nannie' (240) Wharton, on 30 September 1816 at Accomack Co, VA. James Edmunds was the security on the M.L.B. of John Beach of Kendall and Betsy Edmunds of James..1 
Will - Mother's*26 September 1834John was named in his mother's will on 26 September 1834 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son John S. Beach in the will of Rosey Beach.5 
Census head*1850John was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Jno. S. Beach the head of HH#543, a 54 year old farmer with real estate valued at $6,000. Listed with him were Betsy Beach, age 49; Betsy Beach, age 17; Geo. W. Ball, age 25; and Geo. Coalburn, age 34..6 
Will*5 September 1853John made a will on 5 September 1853 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will John S. Beach gave my wife Betsey D. 1/3 of my estate & $1,000. To my grandson John Richard Walter the land I purchased of George Bradford near Holly's Meeting House containing 230 acres & also 10 acres wood land in Bear Swamp adjoining the lands of Major Savage & others, but if he dies without heirs, then to my daughter Joice Willis & Betsey Bell. To my daughter Joice E. Willis, the wife of Edward L. Willis, the land I purchased of William LeCato & others containing 100 acres & $300. To daughter Betsey J. Bell, the wife of George W. Bell, the land whereon I now reside containing 230 acres & … Balance to my daughter Joice Willis, Betsey Bell & my grandson John Richard Walter. Edward L. Willis, George W. Bell & John S. Walter Extrs. Witt: Edward O. Finney, Abel J. Bird & Frederick Floyd.7 
Death*28 March 1854He died on 28 March 1854 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 57.3 
Burial*John was buried at Beach Cemetery, old Wachapreague Road, Accomack Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as John S. Beach (husband of E.B. Beach) and son of Kendall & Rosy Beach, died 28 Mar 1854; age 57/7/13.3 
Will - Recorded*29 May 1854John's will was recorded on 29 May 1854 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was fully proved. It was partly proved 24 Apr 1854. George H. Bell, Thomas C. Bunting & Nathaniel B. LeCato were securities on the $30,000 bond.7 

Family

Elizabeth 'Betsy' B. Edmunds b. 6 Jan 1801, d. 14 Jul 1887
Marriage*30 September 1816He married Elizabeth 'Betsy' B. Edmunds, daughter of James (of Thos) Edmunds and Ann 'Nannie' (240) Wharton, on 30 September 1816 at Accomack Co, VA. James Edmunds was the security on the M.L.B. of John Beach of Kendall and Betsy Edmunds of James..1 
Children 1.Mary A. Beach+ b. 30 Jul 1817, d. 1 Feb 1847
 2.Joyce E. Beach+ b. 20 Oct 1827, d. 20 Oct 1890
 3.Elizabeth 'Betty' J. Beach+ b. c 1833

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. 44 (will of Kendall Beach) & p. 45 (will of Rosey Beach).
  3. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 44 (will of Kendall Beach, St. Geoge Parish, wife Rosey).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 45 (will of Rosey Beach).
  6. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  7. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 44 (will of John S. Beach, wife Betsey).

Elizabeth 'Betsy' B. Edmunds1,2,3

F, b. 6 January 1801, d. 14 July 1887
FatherJames (of Thos) Edmunds b. 21 Aug 1774, d. 9 Sep 1844
MotherAnn 'Nannie' (240) Wharton b. 14 Mar 1777, d. 24 Aug 1837
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited19 Mar 2016
Birth*6 January 1801Elizabeth was born on 6 January 1801 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Marriage*30 September 1816She married John S. Beach, son of Kendall Beach and Rosanna 'Rosey' Nock (Nock?), on 30 September 1816 at Accomack Co, VA. James Edmunds was the security on the M.L.B. of John Beach of Kendall and Betsy Edmunds of James..1 
Married Name30 September 1816 As of 30 September 1816,her married name was Beach. 
Census w/husband*1850Elizabeth was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Betsy Beach, age 49 in HH#543 headed by Jno. S. Beach, a 54 year old farmer with real estate valued at $6,000..5 
Will - Husb's*5 September 1853Elizabeth was named in her husband's will on 5 September 1853 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will John S. Beach gave my wife Betsey D. 1/3 of my estate & $1,000. To my grandson John Richard Walter the land I purchased of George Bradford near Holly's Meeting House containing 230 acres & also 10 acres wood land in Bear Swamp adjoining the lands of Major Savage & others, but if he dies without heirs, then to my daughter Joice Willis & Betsey Bell. To my daughter Joice E. Willis, the wife of Edward L. Willis, the land I purchased of William LeCato & others containing 100 acres & $300. To daughter Betsey J. Bell, the wife of George W. Bell, the land whereon I now reside containing 230 acres & … Balance to my daughter Joice Willis, Betsey Bell & my grandson John Richard Walter. Edward L. Willis, George W. Bell & John S. Walter Extrs. Witt: Edward O. Finney, Abel J. Bird & Frederick Floyd.6 
Census w/son-in-law*1860Elizabeth was listed with her son-in-law in the census of 1860 at Locustville, St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#534 was headed by Geo. W. Bell, a 36 year old farmer with real estate valued at $17,000 and personal property valued at $3,000. Listed with him were Eliz't Bell, age 28; Sarah Bell, age 7; and Eliz't B. Beach, age 55 with personal property valued at $4,000.7 
Census w/son-in-law1870Elizabeth was listed with her son-in-law in the census of 1870 at Locust Mount, St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#5 was headed by George W. Bell, a 45 year old farmer with real estate valued at $6,000 and personal property valued at $800. Listed with him were Betty J. Bell, age 37; Sarah B. Bell, age 16; Betsy B. Beach, age 65; Julya Nottingham, a 30 year old teacher; Kate Culpeper, age 16 at school; Charles Mears, a 25 year old black domestic servant; Wm. Harrison, a 20 year old black domestic servant; John James, an 18 year old black domestic servant; John Downing, a 14 year old black domestic servant; John Baley, a 14 year old black domestic servant; Rily Mears, a 7 year old mulatto domestic servant; Obed Mears, a 1 year old mulatto; Fellis Mears, a 35 year old mulatto domestic servant; Nanny LaCato, a 21 year old black domestic servant; and Adah Burton, a 14 year old mulatto domestic servant.3 
Death*14 July 1887Elizabeth died on 14 July 1887 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA, at age 86. Her Acc death record shows her as Elizabeth B. Beach, who died 12 Jun 1887 of old age at the age of 86 years. She was the daughter of Jas. Edmunds, born in Acc Co, and a laborer. A friend (-----) Bradford gave the information. Her tombstone shows 14 July 1887..2,4 
Burial*Elizabeth was buried at Beach Cemetery, old Wachapreague Road, Accomack Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Elizabeth B. Beach, wife of Jno S. Beach, 6 Jan 1801 - 14 July 1887.4 

Family

John S. Beach b. 5 Aug 1796, d. 28 Mar 1854
Marriage*30 September 1816She married John S. Beach, son of Kendall Beach and Rosanna 'Rosey' Nock (Nock?), on 30 September 1816 at Accomack Co, VA. James Edmunds was the security on the M.L.B. of John Beach of Kendall and Betsy Edmunds of James..1 
Children 1.Mary A. Beach+ b. 30 Jul 1817, d. 1 Feb 1847
 2.Joyce E. Beach+ b. 20 Oct 1827, d. 20 Oct 1890
 3.Elizabeth 'Betty' J. Beach+ b. c 1833

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. [S687] Gail Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 2, St. George's Parish.
  4. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  5. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  6. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 44 (will of John S. Beach, wife Betsey).
  7. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

James (of Thos) Edmunds

M, b. 21 August 1774, d. 9 September 1844
FatherThomas (of Jonathan) Edmunds1 b. c 1740, d. b 28 Jan 1777
MotherJoyce Wyatt1 b. c 1750, d. 8 Oct 1810
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited5 Sep 2017
Birth*21 August 1774James was born on 21 August 1774 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Witnessed*14 September 1793James witnessed a will on 14 September 1793 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Josi: Larke, Smith Beasly & James Edmunds witnessed the will of Nathaniel Badger, wife Joyce.3 
Marriage*circa 1798He married Ann 'Nannie' (240) Wharton, daughter of James (106) Wharton and Susannah James, circa 1798.2 
Will - Mother's*10 November 1810James was named in his mother's will on 10 November 1810 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Joyce Badger named: son Nathaniel Badger, son James Edmonds, son William Edmonds, grand daughter Peggy Edmonds, grand son William Edmonds, grand daughter Nancy Edmonds, son Thomas Wyatt Badger to be Extr.4 
Anecdote*1812 He was a sergant in Capt. William C. Scott's company, 28th Regiment, Virginia Militia, in the War of 1812.5 
Death*9 September 1844James died on 9 September 1844 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 70. The family Bible shows James Edmunds, the son of Thomas and Joice his wife, departed this life July 9th 1844..2,6 
Burial*His body was interred at Edmonds Bur Gr, Grangeville, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as James Edmunds who died on 9 Sep 1844 at the age of 70 years, 0 months and 19 days..2 

Family 1

Ann 'Nannie' (240) Wharton b. 14 Mar 1777, d. 24 Aug 1837
Marriage*circa 1798He married Ann 'Nannie' (240) Wharton, daughter of James (106) Wharton and Susannah James, circa 1798.2 
Children 1.Elizabeth 'Betsy' B. Edmunds+ b. 6 Jan 1801, d. 14 Jul 1887
 2.Polly W. Edmunds+ b. c 1805
 3.Margaret B. 'Peggy' Edmunds+ b. 8 Nov 1807, d. 13 Nov 1852
 4.John Wharton Edmunds+ b. 9 Jun 1811, d. 19 Mar 1852
 5.Joyce Edmunds2 b. 21 Dec 1813, d. 7 Sep 1822
 6.Ann James Edmunds+ b. 2 Nov 1816, d. 26 Jan 1895

Family 2

Child 1.Susanna Edmunds+ b. 1803, d. Jul 1872

Citations

  1. [S1988] Dean Hickman, Melfa, VA,.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 427 (will of Nathaniel Badger, wife Joyce).
  4. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 65 (will of Joyce Badger).
  5. [S887] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 113 (Bagwell Family).
  6. [S2617] VA Edmonds Family of Accomack Co, Edmonds (Edmunds) Family Bible (1774-1938).

Elizabeth 'Betty' J. Beach1,2

F, b. circa 1833
FatherJohn S. Beach b. 5 Aug 1796, d. 28 Mar 1854
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' B. Edmunds b. 6 Jan 1801, d. 14 Jul 1887
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited19 Mar 2016
Birth*circa 1833Elizabeth was born circa 1833 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Will - Grmoth's*26 September 1834Elizabeth was named in her grandmother's will on 26 September 1834 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as my granddaughter Elizabeth Beach (of John) in the will of Rosey Beach.1 
Marriage*2 December 1848She married George W. Bell, son of George H. Bell and Margaret R. Welch, on 2 December 1848 at Accomack Co, VA. George W. Bell and Abel J. Bird were securities on the M.L.B. of George W. Bell and Elizabeth Beach of John S. Beach.4 
Married Name2 December 1848 As of 2 December 1848,her married name was Bell. 
Census w/parents*1850Elizabeth was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Betsy Beach, age 17 in HH#543 headed by Jno. S. Beach, a 54 year old farmer with real estate valued at $6,000..3 
Will - Father's*5 September 1853Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 5 September 1853 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will John S. Beach gave my wife Betsey D. 1/3 of my estate & $1,000. To my grandson John Richard Walter the land I purchased of George Bradford near Holly's Meeting House containing 230 acres & also 10 acres wood land in Bear Swamp adjoining the lands of Major Savage & others, but if he dies without heirs, then to my daughter Joice Willis & Betsey Bell. To my daughter Joice E. Willis, the wife of Edward L. Willis, the land I purchased of William LeCato & others containing 100 acres & $300. To daughter Betsey J. Bell, the wife of George W. Bell, the land whereon I now reside containing 230 acres & … Balance to my daughter Joice Willis, Betsey Bell & my grandson John Richard Walter. Edward L. Willis, George W. Bell & John S. Walter Extrs. Witt: Edward O. Finney, Abel J. Bird & Frederick Floyd.5 
Census w/husband*1860Elizabeth was listed with her husband in the census of 1860 at Locustville, St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#534 was headed by Geo. W. Bell, a 36 year old farmer with real estate valued at $17,000 and personal property valued at $3,000. Listed with him were Eliz't Bell, age 28; Sarah Bell, age 7; and Eliz't B. Beach, age 55 with personal property valued at $4,000.6 
Census w/husband*1870Elizabeth was listed with her husband in the census of 1870 at Locust Mount, St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#5 was headed by George W. Bell, a 45 year old farmer with real estate valued at $6,000 and personal property valued at $800. Listed with him were Betty J. Bell, age 37; Sarah B. Bell, age 16; Betsy B. Beach, age 65; Julya Nottingham, a 30 year old teacher; Kate Culpeper, age 16 at school; Charles Mears, a 25 year old black domestic servant; Wm. Harrison, a 20 year old black domestic servant; John James, an 18 year old black domestic servant; John Downing, a 14 year old black domestic servant; John Baley, a 14 year old black domestic servant; Rily Mears, a 7 year old mulatto domestic servant; Obed Mears, a 1 year old mulatto; Fellis Mears, a 35 year old mulatto domestic servant; Nanny LaCato, a 21 year old black domestic servant; and Adah Burton, a 14 year old mulatto domestic servant.2 

Family

George W. Bell b. 30 Oct 1825, d. 15 Jun 1910
Marriage*2 December 1848She married George W. Bell, son of George H. Bell and Margaret R. Welch, on 2 December 1848 at Accomack Co, VA. George W. Bell and Abel J. Bird were securities on the M.L.B. of George W. Bell and Elizabeth Beach of John S. Beach.4 
Child 1.Sarah 'Sadie' Bell7 b. 15 Jul 1853, d. 31 May 1943

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 45 (will of Rosey Beach).
  2. [S687] Gail Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 2, St. George's Parish.
  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. 44 (will of John S. Beach, wife Betsey).
  6. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  7. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

George W. Ball

M, b. circa 1825
Last Edited16 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1825George was born circa 1825 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850George was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. W. Ball, age 25 in HH#543 headed by Jno. S. Beach, a 54 year old farmer with real estate valued at $6,000..1 

Citations

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

George Coleburn

M, b. circa 1765
FatherWilliam Coleburn1 b. 1741, d. b 28 Dec 1790
MotherRachel (-----)1 b. c 1745
ChartsDescendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited16 Jan 2011
Birth*circa 1765George Coleburn was born circa 1765 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*27 November 1790George was named in his father's will on 27 November 1790 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son George Coleburn in the will of William Coleburn, friend Betty Burton. He was given part of my land starting at a red oak at Spiers line. His brother William was given the remainder of the land.1 
Marriage*circa 1805He married Mary 'Molly' Beach, daughter of Kendall Beach and Rosanna 'Rosey' Nock (Nock?), circa 1805.2 

Family

Mary 'Molly' Beach b. c 1785
Children 1.Samuel S. Coleburn+ b. 12 Mar 1812, d. 2 Mar 1883
 2.George Coleburn+ b. 27 Jun 1815, d. 14 Feb 1866

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 388 (will of William Coleburn, friend Betty Burton).
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia, p. 56 (tombstone of George Coleburn shows him as the son of Geo. & Mollie (Beach) Coleburn).

George Coleburn1,2

M, b. 27 June 1815, d. 14 February 1866
FatherGeorge Coleburn b. c 1765
MotherMary 'Molly' Beach b. c 1785
ChartsDescendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited16 Jan 2011
Birth*27 June 1815George was born on 27 June 1815 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Grmoth's*26 September 1834George was named in his grandmother's will on 26 September 1834 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as my grandson George Coleburn in the will of Rosey Beach.3 
Census w/another*1850George was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. Coalburn, age 34 in HH#543 headed by Jno. S. Beach, a 54 year old farmer with real estate valued at $6,000. John may have been his uncle..4 
Marriage*19 October 1857He married Juliet Downing, daughter of Francis Downing and Elizabeth 'Betsy' Beach, on 19 October 1857 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as George (middle initial C. on the license) Coleburn (no age shown), a shoemaker, the son of George & Mary Coleburn and she was shown as Juliet (Julia on the license) Downing (no age shown), the daughter of Francis (dec'd) & Betsey Downing. They were married at the home of Francis by J.W. Ewell. There were two licenses issued, one dated 10 Apr 1854 (wherein J.W. Elliott said they both were over age 21) and one dated 16 Oct 1857 (wherein Edward J. Bull said they were both over age 21)..2 
Census head*1860George was listed as a head of household in the census of 1860 at Locustville, St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. E. Coulbourn the head of HH#537 a 45 year old farmer with real estate valued at $150 and personal porperty valued at $1,000. Listed with him were Juliet Coulbourn, age 41; Geo. T. Coulbourn, age 2; Wm. Savage, a 25 year old Mulatto farm laborer; Arthur Teague, a 17 year old black farm laborer; Jane Beckety, a 28 year old cook woman; and Caroline Becket, a 12 year old black girl.5 
Death*14 February 1866George died on 14 February 1866 at age 50.1 
Burial*His body was interred at Beach Cem, Watchapreague, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as George Coleburn, son of Geo & Mollie (Beach) Coleburn..1 

Family

Juliet Downing b. 3 Nov 1823, d. 20 Apr 1904
Marriage*19 October 1857He married Juliet Downing, daughter of Francis Downing and Elizabeth 'Betsy' Beach, on 19 October 1857 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as George (middle initial C. on the license) Coleburn (no age shown), a shoemaker, the son of George & Mary Coleburn and she was shown as Juliet (Julia on the license) Downing (no age shown), the daughter of Francis (dec'd) & Betsey Downing. They were married at the home of Francis by J.W. Ewell. There were two licenses issued, one dated 10 Apr 1854 (wherein J.W. Elliott said they both were over age 21) and one dated 16 Oct 1857 (wherein Edward J. Bull said they were both over age 21)..2 
Child 1.George T. Coleburn5 b. c 1858

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 45 (will of Rosey Beach).
  4. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  5. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Kendal Sturgis

M, b. circa 1811, d. before 1860
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited16 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1811Kendal was born circa 1811 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*27 July 1837He married Elizabeth 'Betsy' Bell, daughter of William H. (90) Bell and Rachael (86) Bradford, on 27 July 1837 at Accomack Co, VA. Gilbert Bell was the security on the M.L.B. of Kendal Sturgis and Elizabeth Bell..2 
Census head*1850Kendal was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Kendal Sturgis the head of HH#546, a 39 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $200. Listed with him were the following Sturgis: Betsy, age 41; Sarah H., age 16; Jams T., age 12; and Betsy, age 9..1 
Death*before 1860He died before 1860 at Accomack Co, VA. He was not shown in the St. George Parish HH#526 headed by Eliz't Sturgis, age 56 and James L. Sturgis, a 19 year old sailor.3 

Family

Elizabeth 'Betsy' Bell b. c 1809
Children 1.Sarah H. Sturgis b. c 1834
 2.James Thomas Sturgis+ b. c 1838, d. 29 Oct 1879
 3.Elizabeth 'Betsy' Sturgis+ b. c 1841, d. 27 Nov 1881

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.

Elizabeth 'Betsy' Bell1

F, b. circa 1809
FatherWilliam H. (90) Bell b. c 1775, d. Jan 1827
MotherRachael (86) Bradford b. 9 Nov 1785, d. 17 Feb 1862
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited18 Nov 2014
Birth*circa 1809Elizabeth was born circa 1809 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*8 January 1827Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 8 January 1827 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Betsy Bell in the will of William Bell..1 
Heir - named as*9 January 1829Elizabeth was named as an heir on 9 January 1829 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Rachel, Nancy, Eliza & Catherine Bell sold to John G. Joynes, all of Acc Co, for $48.33, their right, title & interest they have or may become entitled to in the estate of John T. Elliott dec'd of N'hamp Co, be it land, Negroes, rents, bonds or other estate. Rachel being the widow of William Bell dec'd and Nancy, Eliza & Catherine Bell being children of William Bell who was son of Nancy Bell who was an own aunt of John T. Elliott dec'd on the Paternal side. Signed: Rachel (X) Bell, Nancy Bell, Elizabeth Bell & Catherine (X) Bell. Witt: Thomas A. Coleburn, George H. Bell & Geo. C. Ames.3 
Land cause*29 May 1833Elizabeth was named in a land cause on 29 May 1833 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as Eliza Bell, one of nine children of William Bell, who was one of the children of _____ Bell and Nancy his wife, who was an paternal aunt of John T. Elliott..4 
Marriage*27 July 1837She married Kendal Sturgis on 27 July 1837 at Accomack Co, VA. Gilbert Bell was the security on the M.L.B. of Kendal Sturgis and Elizabeth Bell..5 
Married Name27 July 1837 As of 27 July 1837,her married name was Sturgis. 
Census w/husband*1850Elizabeth was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Betsy Sturgis, age 41 in HH#546 headed by Kendal Sturgis, a 39 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $200..2 
Census head*1860Elizabeth was listed as a head of household in the census of 1860 at Locustville, St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Eliz't Surgis the haed of HH#526, age 56 with real estate valued at $300 and personal property valued at $50. Listed with her was James L. Sturgis, a 19 year old sailor.6 
Census head*1870Elizabeth was listed as a head of household in the census of 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Eliza Sturgis the head of HH#148, age 67 and keeping house. Listed with her were William R. Sturgis, age 8 and Jas. T. Sturgis, a 32 year old sailor.7 

Family

Kendal Sturgis b. c 1811, d. b 1860
Marriage*27 July 1837She married Kendal Sturgis on 27 July 1837 at Accomack Co, VA. Gilbert Bell was the security on the M.L.B. of Kendal Sturgis and Elizabeth Bell..5 
Children 1.Sarah H. Sturgis b. c 1834
 2.James Thomas Sturgis+ b. c 1838, d. 29 Oct 1879
 3.Elizabeth 'Betsy' Sturgis+ b. c 1841, d. 27 Nov 1881

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.
  3. [S874] Virginia Northampton County, Northampton Co, VA, Deed Book No. 29, p. 62 (Bell et al to John G. Joynes).
  4. [S884] Stratton Nottingham, Northampton Co, VA, Land Causes 1731-1868 & Lancaster County, VA 1795-1848, p. 119-126 (suit for division of land of John T. Elliott).
  5. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  6. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  7. [S687] Gail Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 2, St. George's Parish.

Sarah H. Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1834
FatherKendal Sturgis b. c 1811, d. b 1860
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Bell b. c 1809
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited16 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1834Sarah was born circa 1834 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Sarah was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Sarah H. Sturgis, age 16 in HH#546 headed by Kendal Sturgis, a 39 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $200..1 

Citations

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

James Thomas Sturgis1

M, b. circa 1838, d. 29 October 1879
FatherKendal Sturgis b. c 1811, d. b 1860
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Bell b. c 1809
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited18 Nov 2014
Birth*circa 1838James was born circa 1838 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850James was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Jams. T. Sturgis, age 12 in HH#546 headed by Kendal Sturgis, a 39 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $200..2 
Census w/mother*1860James was listed with his mother in the census of 1860 at Locustville, St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as James L. Sturgis, a 19 year old sailor in HH#526 headed by Eliz't Sturgis, age 56.3 
Civil War*between 1861 and 1865He was a soldier in the Civil War between 1861 and 1865. He enlisted at Harper's Ferry, Accomac County, VA, in the 39th VA Infantry Co. I as a Private at the age of 26. On rolls. 15 Dec 1861. Discharged on 3 Feb 1862. Missing on all rolls. Enlisted 24 Aug 1862 at Richmond in 46th VA Infantry Co. F. as a Private. He was listed: Sick 15 Nov 1862. Detailed. Oystering and fishing. 15 Mar 1864. Detailed with Div. provost. 15 Aug 1864. POW at Amelia Court House, VA. 3 Apr 1865. Oath Allegiance at Point Lookout, MD. 19 or 20 Jun 1865. Worked as a Boatman and Mechanic. Had auburn hair, auburn eyes, a fair complexion and was 5.1 tall. Died on 29 Oct 1879 at Accomac Co. VA. Born 1826. Wife, Leah Wright. - CW Research db - VV46 - Point Lookout - An Old Confederate War Record - The following is the roll of Company F, forty-Sixth VA. Reg., in the year 1861, as per the records of A. Parker. - PE 21 Jul 1913 - Margaret Cooper of Wachapreague, VA., widow of James Thomas Sturgis applied for a pension on 18 Oct 1926. Aged 74 years. Post Office Wachapreague, VA. Married J. T. Sturgis 30 Nov 1870, near Locustville, VA., by Rev. Littleton LeCato. Husband died on 13 Oct 1879, Accomac Co. VA. Drowned while out fishing. She remarried 12 Dec 1894 to John G. Cooper, who died 11 Dec 1913. J. T. (NOTE: Some of the above information was associated with a James D. Sturgis who also serve in the Confederate Army who was assumed to be the same person as James T. Sturgis from Accomack Co, VA, which may not have been a correct assumption.)4 
Census w/mother*1870James was listed with his mother in the census of 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jas. T. Sturgis, a 32 year old sailor in HH#148 headed by Eliza Sturgis, a 67 year old house keeper.5 
Marriage*3 December 1870He married Margaret 'Maggie' A. Savage, daughter of Catharine Savage, on 3 December 1870 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas Sturgis, a 30 year old seaman, (no parents shown) and she was shown as Margaret Savage, age 18, the daughter of Catharine Savage.6 
Death*29 October 1879James Thomas Sturgis died on 29 October 1879 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jas. Thos. Sturgis who drowned at the age of 30 years. He was the son of Kendall & Betsy Sturgis, born in Acc Co, a mechanic & the husband of Marg. Sturgis. A friend Edw. Kilmon gave the information.1 
Burial*James was buried at Oak Grove Methodist Churchyard, near Melfa, Accomack Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as James T. Sturgis, Co F 46th VA Inf - CSA (no dates).7 

Family

Margaret 'Maggie' A. Savage b. 20 Aug 1852
Marriage*3 December 1870He married Margaret 'Maggie' A. Savage, daughter of Catharine Savage, on 3 December 1870 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas Sturgis, a 30 year old seaman, (no parents shown) and she was shown as Margaret Savage, age 18, the daughter of Catharine Savage.6 
Child 1.Ella N. Sturgis8 b. c 1870

Citations

  1. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  3. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S1039] Compilers Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Civil War Soldiers & Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia, Union & Confederate, p. 152-153 (James Thomas Sturgis).
  5. [S687] Gail Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 2, St. George's Parish.
  6. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  7. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  8. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 173 (marriage of George Hopkins to Ella N. Sturgis, daughter of Maggie Sturgis).

Elizabeth 'Betsy' Sturgis1

F, b. circa 1841, d. 27 November 1881
FatherKendal Sturgis b. c 1811, d. b 1860
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Bell b. c 1809
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited18 Nov 2014
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 St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Betsy Sturgis, age 9 in HH#546 headed by Kendal Sturgis, a 39 year old carpenter with real estate valued at $200..1 
Marriage*circa 1865She married John Abrams circa 1865.2 
Married Namecirca 1865 As of circa 1865,her married name was Abrams. 
Death*27 November 1881Elizabeth died on 27 November 1881 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Eliz. Abrams, who died of consumption at the age of 38 years. She was the daughter of Kendall & Eliz Sturgis, born in Acc Co, a housewife, and the wife of John Abrams, who gave the information..2 

Family 1

Child 1.William K. Sturgis3 b. c 1862

Family 2

John Abrams b. c 1840
Child 1.John T. Abrams+ b. c 1870, d. 17 Aug 1904

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. [S687] Gail Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 2, St. George's Parish.

George William James1

M, b. 22 March 1827, d. 2 April 1905
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (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 Edited13 Jul 2010
Birth*22 March 1827George was born on 22 March 1827 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/another*1850George was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. James, a 25 year old oysterman in HH#547 headed by Mahaly East, age 35..3 
Marriage*5 December 1852He married Margaret A. Barnes, daughter of William P. Barnes and Elizabeth Garrison, on 5 December 1852 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown only as George W. James and Margaret A. Barnes of Elizabeth..4 
Will - Witnessed*13 May 1854George witnessed a will on 13 May 1854 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Thomas W. Smith, George W. James & John B. Bundick witnessed the will of James S. Benson, uncle of Elizabeth G. LeCato.5 
Death*2 April 1905George died on 2 April 1905 at age 78. He was shown as George W. James who died on 2 Apr 1905, aged 70 or 79. He was of Bradford Neck - Survived by 3 son's Alfred G., Geo. Wm. and Lee; 2 Daughters; Mrs. B. T. Eichelberger and Miss Mary Susan James - Infirmities of old age - AN 8 Apr 1905 & PE 8 Apr 1905..2 
Burial*His body was interred at James Bur Gr, Quinby, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as George W. James, the husband of Margaret A. James, who died at the age of 78 years, 0 months & 11 days..2 

Family

Margaret A. Barnes b. 6 Sep 1830, d. 22 Oct 1886
Children 1.Mary Susan James1 b. 15 Oct 1853, d. 25 Oct 1923
 2.John William 'Jack' James1 b. 24 Nov 1855, d. 2 Mar 1922
 3.Margaret Elizabeth 'Bettie' James+ b. 1858, d. 1933
 4.George Thomas James+ b. 17 Jan 1861, d. 21 Sep 1891
 5.Robert Lee James1 b. 1864, d. 1932
 6.Alfred Garrison James+1 b. 24 Nov 1866, d. 22 Jan 1921

Citations

  1. [S2014] Alfred E. James, M.K. Miles.
  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. [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. 59 (will of James S. Benson, uncle of Elizabeth G. LeCato).

Juliet Savage

F, b. circa 1814
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited16 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1814Juliet was born circa 1814 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*26 February 1834She married William Washington Oliver Sr., son of Joseph C. Oliver and Elizabeth B(iggs) Watson, on 26 February 1834 at Accomack Co, VA. William P. Moore was the security on the M.L.B. of William W. Oliver and Juliet Savage..1 
Married Name26 February 1834 As of 26 February 1834,her married name was Oliver. 

Family

William Washington Oliver Sr. b. c 1813
Children 1.Betsy Oliver b. c 1839
 2.Juliet Oliver b. c 1840
 3.Margaret W. Oliver b. c 1842
 4.Victoria Oliver b. c 1846

Citations

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

Catherine Susan Martin1

F, b. circa 1827
FatherWilliam S. Martin b. 15 Jan 1777, d. 17 Mar 1842
MotherRosey A. Savage b. 14 Oct 1797, d. 23 Mar 1876
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited1 Aug 2014
Birth*circa 1827Catherine was born circa 1827 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*28 December 1848She married William Washington Oliver Sr., son of Joseph C. Oliver and Elizabeth B(iggs) Watson, on 28 December 1848 at Accomack Co, VA. Thomas N. Smith was the security on the M.L.B. of William N. Oliver, widower, and Catherine Susan Martin..3 
Married Name28 December 1848 As of 28 December 1848,her married name was Oliver. 
Census w/husband*1850Catherine was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Catharine Oliver, age 23 in HH#548 headed by Wm. W. Oliver, a 37 year old carpenter..2 
Census w/husband*1860Catherine was listed with her husband in the census of 1860 at Onancock-Savageville, St. George Paish, Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Catharine Oliver, age 35 in HH#647 headed by William W. Oliver, a 45 year old master carpenter.4 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 350 (will of William S. Martin).
  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. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Rosey A. Savage1,2

F, b. 14 October 1797, d. 23 March 1876
FatherJacob (of Littleton) Savage3 b. bt 1760 - 1770, d. b 29 May 1837
MotherSusan (-----) b. c 1770
Last Edited16 Aug 2014
Birth*14 October 1797Rosey was born on 14 October 1797 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*4 September 1817She married William S. Martin, son of Smith Martin Sr. and (-----) (-----), on 4 September 1817 at Accomack Co, VA. Jacob Savage was the security on the M.L.B. of William S. Martin of Smith and Rosey Savage of Jacob of Littleton..3 
Married Name4 September 1817 As of 4 September 1817,her married name was Martin. 
Will - Father's*30 April 1837Rosey was named in her father's will on 30 April 1837 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Jacob Savage named son Littleton Savage and daughters Hetty, Susan, Nancy & Sarah Savage, a daughter Rosey Martin (wife of William S. Martin), daughter Peggy Window & a son Bagwell Savage.4 
Census w/son*1850Rosey was listed with her son in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Rosey Martin, age 50 in HH#1157 headed by Wm. S. Martin, a 27 year old farmer with real estate valued at $3,000..5 
Death*23 March 1876Rosey died on 23 March 1876 at age 78.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Martin-Hatton Cem, Melfa, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Rosey A. Martin, the daughter of Jacob S. & Susan. (Note: It is assumed that this is Jacob Savage & wife Susan.)2 

Family

William S. Martin b. 15 Jan 1777, d. 17 Mar 1842
Marriage*4 September 1817She married William S. Martin, son of Smith Martin Sr. and (-----) (-----), on 4 September 1817 at Accomack Co, VA. Jacob Savage was the security on the M.L.B. of William S. Martin of Smith and Rosey Savage of Jacob of Littleton..3 
Children 1.Margaret Martin+ b. c 1818
 2.John S. Martin+ b. c 1819
 3.William S. Martin Jr. b. c 1823
 4.Elizabeth Martin+ b. c 1824
 5.Smith W. Martin+ b. 22 Feb 1827, d. 6 Nov 1901
 6.Catherine Susan Martin+ b. c 1827
 7.Henry N. Martin b. 1 Mar 1828, d. 20 Aug 1850
 8.Jane Martin+ b. c 1831
 9.Euphamia 'Fanny' Martin b. c 1833

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  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), p. 183 (marriage of William S. Martin & Rosey Savage).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 466 (will of Jacob Savage).
  5. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Jacob (of Littleton) Savage1

M, b. between 1760 and 1770, d. before 29 May 1837
FatherLittleton (of Benj) Savage Sr.2 b. bt 1711 - 1716, d. b 24 Jun 1793
MotherSarah Fosque3 b. c 1736
Last Edited15 Jul 2015
Birth*between 1760 and 1770Jacob was born between 1760 and 1770 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Marriage*circa 1790He married Susan (-----) circa 1790.5 
Will - Father's*4 December 1792Jacob was named in his father's will on 4 December 1792 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Littleton Savage Sr. named sons John (Extr), Thomas & Jacob and a daughter Peggy. To Betty Powell.6 
Security on MLB*4 September 1817He was the security on a M.L.B. On 4 September 1817 at Accomack Co, VA. Jacob Savage was the security on the M.L.B. of William S. Martin of Smith and Rosey Savage of Jacob of Littleton.2 
Will*30 April 1837Jacob made a will on 30 April 1837 at Accomack Co, VA. To son Littleton Savage all my land whereon I now reside on the condition that he pay to Hetty, Susan, Nancy & Sarah Savage, within 5 years with interest $1,200 to them. To daughter Rosey Martin, the wife of William S. Martin, $200 to be placed in the hands of my son Littleton Savage & to be paid to her whenever she calls for it. To daughter Peggy Window ... & $200. To my 2 grandsons James & Thomas Martin $20 each & I place it in the hands of my son Littleton Savage to be paid to them when they arrive at lawful age. To my son Bagwell Savage all of the notes & claims I hold against him. All of my slaves to my son Littleton & my daughters Hetty, Susan, Nancy & Sarah. Remainder to Littleton, Hetty, Susan, Nancy, Sarah, Peggy & Rosey, slaves excepted. Son Littleton Savage Extr. Witt: Lewis L. Snead, Nathaniel Badger Jr. & Benjamin Ashby.7 
Death*before 29 May 1837He died before 29 May 1837 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved. Littleton Savage, the named Extr., refused to qualify & Lewis L. Snead & Littleton Savage become Admrs. with John Arlington & George F. Snead securities.7 

Family

Susan (-----) b. c 1770
Children 1.Bagwell Savage+ b. c 1794, d. c 1870
 2.Rosey A. Savage+2 b. 14 Oct 1797, d. 23 Mar 1876
 3.Hester 'Hetty' Savage b. c 1802, d. 29 May 1860
 4.Margaret 'Peggy' Savage+8 b. c 1806
 5.Susan Savage7 b. c 1808
 6.Sarah H. Savage+7 b. c 1815
 7.Littleton (of Jacob of Litt'l) Savage+9 b. c 1815
 8.Nancy Savage+7 b. c 1816

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns), p. 183 (marriage of Wm. S. Martin and Rosey Savage shows her as the daughter of Jacob of Littleton).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns), p. 183 (marriage of William S. Martin & Rosey Savage).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 249 (will of Luke Fosque Sr.).
  4. [S580] Jody Powell, 1830 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  5. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia, p. 175 (tombstone of Rosey A. Martin shows her as the daughter of Jacob S. & Susan).
  6. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 399 (will of Littleton Savage Sr.).
  7. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 466 (will of Jacob Savage).
  8. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  9. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 549 (will of Hetty Turlington).

Susan (-----)

F, b. circa 1770
Last Edited15 Jul 2015
Birth*circa 1770Susan was born circa 1770 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1790She married Jacob (of Littleton) Savage, son of Littleton (of Benj) Savage Sr. and Sarah Fosque, circa 1790.1 
Married Namecirca 1790 As of circa 1790,her married name was Savage. 

Family

Jacob (of Littleton) Savage b. bt 1760 - 1770, d. b 29 May 1837
Children 1.Bagwell Savage+ b. c 1794, d. c 1870
 2.Rosey A. Savage+ b. 14 Oct 1797, d. 23 Mar 1876
 3.Hester 'Hetty' Savage b. c 1802, d. 29 May 1860
 4.Margaret 'Peggy' Savage+2 b. c 1806
 5.Susan Savage3 b. c 1808
 6.Sarah H. Savage+3 b. c 1815
 7.Littleton (of Jacob of Litt'l) Savage+4 b. c 1815
 8.Nancy Savage+3 b. c 1816

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia, p. 175 (tombstone of Rosey A. Martin shows her as the daughter of Jacob S. & Susan).
  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. 466 (will of Jacob Savage).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 549 (will of Hetty Turlington).

Littleton (of Benj) Savage Sr.1

M, b. between 1711 and 1716, d. before 24 June 1793
FatherBenjamin Savage b. c 1675, d. b 18 Feb 1717/18
MotherSusannah (-----) b. c 1680
Last Edited19 Jul 2015
Birth*between 1711 and 1716Littleton was born between 1711 and 1716 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's23 October 1717Littleton was named in his father's will on 23 October 1717 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as a son Littleton in the will of Benjamin Savage, wife Susannah..3 
Court - named in ord*6 September 1732He was named in a court order on 6 September 1732 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Litleton Savage, orphan, and was ordered to be tax free. (NOTE: He was evidently between age 16 and 21. If he was under age 16 he would not have been taxable and if he was over age 21, they probably would not have referred to him as an orphan.)2 
Marriage*circa 1760He married Sarah Fosque, daughter of Luke (of Simon II) Fosque Sr. and Sarah Elizabeth Abdell, circa 1760 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Will - Father-in-law*27 September 1766Littleton was named in his father-in-law's will on 27 September 1766 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Luke Fosque Sr. named daughter Sarah, wife of Littleton Savage, daughter Elizabeth Savage who was the wife of Nelson Savage dec'd, daughter Rachel the wife of Jacob Lurton, daughter Mary wife of Solomon Richerson. Grandson Luke Fosque my heir-at-law. Sons-in-law Jacob Lurton, Solomon Richerson & Littleton Savage Extrs.5 
Land inherited*1770He inherited land in 1770 at tract A51, west of Melfa, Accomack Co, VA. Luke Fosque left 50 acres to each of his 4 daughters: Sarah the wife of Littleton Savage, Elizabeth the wife of Nelson Savage, Rachel the wife of Jacob Lurton and Mary the wife of Solomon Richerson.5 
Will - Sister-in-law*27 January 1771Littleton was named in his sister-in-law's will on 27 January 1771 at Accomack Co, VA. In her will Rachel Lurton named a son Jacob Lurton (50 acres my father gave me), 3 sisters Mary Richardson, Sarah Savage & Elizabeth Vernelson, Sarah Foster, wife of James Foster, and Solomon Richardson & Littleton Savage Extrs.6 
Tax list*22 March 1787He was on the tax list on 22 March 1787 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Littleton Savage Sr. and charged with 2 males age 16-21, no blacks, 4 horses & 9 head of cattle. He was also charged with the tax for Thos. Littleton, who was listed next to him. Smith Martin Jr. & Sr. where also visited on this date. Abel, John & Kendall Savage were visited on 15 Mar 1787.7 
Anecdotebetween 1788 and 1793 Col. Littleton Savage of N'hamp County was clerk of court in Accomack County from 1774 to 1805. He evidently lived in the Onancock area during this time with his second wife Leah Teackle, who was from Accomack County. He appeared in court records several times as guardian of underage children who were named in their father's wills. During this period another Littleton Savage of Accomack County was shown in Accomack court records as Littleton Savage Sr. to distinguish him from the clerk of court. Evidently he was older then Col. Littleton Savage.8 
Security on Admin*30 December 1788He was security on the administration of an estate on 30 December 1788 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Fairfax Only was granted to John Savage with Robert Twiford & Littleton Savage Sr. securities.9 
Will*4 December 1792Littleton made a will on 4 December 1792 at Accomack Co, VA. To son John. To son Thomas. To son Jacob. To daughter Peggy. To Betty Powell. Son John Exr. Witt: Josi: Larke, John Fosque, William Only.1 
Death*before 24 June 1793He died before 24 June 1793 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.1 
Anecdote*4 September 1817 Jacob Savage was the security on the M.L.B. of William S. Martin of Smith and Rosey Savage of Jacob of Littleton.10 

Family

Sarah Fosque b. c 1736
Marriage*circa 1760He married Sarah Fosque, daughter of Luke (of Simon II) Fosque Sr. and Sarah Elizabeth Abdell, circa 1760 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Children 1.Jacob (of Littleton) Savage+10 b. bt 1760 - 1770, d. b 29 May 1837
 2.Thomas (of Littleton) Savage1 b. c 1765
 3.John (of Littleton) Savage1 b. c 1770
 4.Peggy (of Littleton) Savage1 b. c 1772

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 399 (will of Littleton Savage Sr.).
  2. [S973] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1731-1736, Volume 16, p. 66 (6 Sep 1732 Court).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 212 (will of Benjamin Savage, wife Susannah).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 249 (will of Luke Fosque Sr.).
  5. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 798 (tract A51).
  6. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 257 (will of Rachel Lurton).
  7. [S142] Netti Schreiner-Yantis and Florence Love, Accomack Co, VA, Personal Property Tax Lists For The Year 1787, p. 101 & 110.
  8. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 918 (tract A71) & p. 1034 (tract A91).
  9. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 370 (adm of Fairfax Only to John Savage).
  10. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns), p. 183 (marriage of William S. Martin & Rosey Savage).

Henry N. Martin1,2

M, b. 1 March 1828, d. 20 August 1850
FatherWilliam S. Martin b. 15 Jan 1777, d. 17 Mar 1842
MotherRosey A. Savage b. 14 Oct 1797, d. 23 Mar 1876
Last Edited30 Aug 2002
Birth*1 March 1828Henry was born on 1 March 1828 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/sister*1850Henry was listed with his sister in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Henry Martin, a 22 year old carpenter in HH#548 headed by Wm. W. Oliver, a 37 year old carpenter. Also listed was Catharine Oliver, age 23, who was evidently his sister..3 
Death*20 August 1850Henry died on 20 August 1850 at age 22.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Martin-Hatton Cem, Melfa, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Henry N. Martin, the son of Wm. S. & Rosey Martin, who died on 20 Aug 1850. (Note: This date conflicts with the 1850 census, taken on 27 Aug 1850, when he was in HH#548 with his sister Catharine Oliver.)2 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 350 (will of William S. Martin).
  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.

Betsy Oliver1

F, b. circa 1839
FatherWilliam Washington Oliver Sr. b. c 1813
MotherJuliet Savage b. c 1814
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited16 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1839Betsy was born circa 1839 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/father*1850Betsy was listed with her father in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Betsy Oliver, age 11 in HH#548 headed by Wm. W. Oliver, a 37 year old carpenter..1 

Citations

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

Juliet Oliver1

F, b. circa 1840
FatherWilliam Washington Oliver Sr. b. c 1813
MotherJuliet Savage b. c 1814
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited16 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1840Juliet was born circa 1840 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/father*1850Juliet was listed with her father in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Juliet Oliver, age 10 in HH#548 headed by Wm. W. Oliver, a 37 year old carpenter..1 

Citations

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

Margaret W. Oliver1

F, b. circa 1842
FatherWilliam Washington Oliver Sr. b. c 1813
MotherJuliet Savage b. c 1814
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited16 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1842Margaret was born circa 1842 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/father*1850Margaret was listed with her father in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret W. Oliver, age 8 in HH#548 headed by Wm. W. Oliver, a 37 year old carpenter..1 

Citations

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

Victoria Oliver1

F, b. circa 1846
FatherWilliam Washington Oliver Sr. b. c 1813
MotherJuliet Savage b. c 1814
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited1 Aug 2014
Birth*circa 1846Victoria was born circa 1846 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/father*1850Victoria was listed with her father in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Victoria Oliver, age 4 in HH#548 headed by Wm. W. Oliver, a 37 year old carpenter..1 
Census w/father1860Victoria was listed with her father in the census of 1860 at Onancock-Savageville, St. George Paish, Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Victoria Oliver, age 13 in HH#647 headed by William W. Oliver, a 45 year old master carpenter.2 

Citations

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

Jeptha Doughty1

M, b. 20 March 1776, d. 18 April 1816
FatherIsma Doughty1 b. c 1750
MotherAnn (-----)1 b. c 1750
Last Edited6 Jan 2018
Birth*20 March 1776Jeptha was born on 20 March 1776 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*22 May 1804He married Margaret 'Peggie' Colonna, daughter of Major (of Ben) Colonna and Peggy (of Benj) Watson, on 22 May 1804 at Accomack Co, VA. William Doughty was the security on the M.L.B. of Jeptha Doughty and Margaret Colony..2 
Death*18 April 1816Jeptha died on 18 April 1816 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 40.1 
Admin of estate*30 May 1816Administration of Jeptha's estate was filed on 30 May 1816 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Margaret Doughty was named to settle the estate of Jephtha Doughty. Abel Kellam & Solomon Wise were the securities.3 

Family

Margaret 'Peggie' Colonna b. 10 Oct 1786, d. 14 Jun 1870
Children 1.Margaret Ann Doughty1 b. 16 Feb 1805, d. 1833
 2.Malinda Doughty1 b. 15 Mar 1805, d. 1851
 3.Major Robertson Doughty Sr.+1 b. 8 Feb 1806, d. 11 May 1861
 4.Molly Doughty2 b. 20 Dec 1809
 5.Thomas Jeptha Doughty1 b. 31 May 1811, d. 1 Apr 1847
 6.Joice Doughty1 b. 17 May 1813, d. 1844
 7.James Colonna Doughty+1 b. 16 May 1816, d. 6 May 1887

Citations

  1. [S2796] Doughty Family Bible given to Major Robertson Doughty Jr. in 1867 by his parternal grandmother Margaret 'Peggy' Colonna Doughty when he was 13 years old Kathryn Warren gave a transcription to Kevin Kelley Kellam,.
  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. 173 (adm. of Jephtha Doughty).

Margaret 'Peggie' Colonna1

F, b. 10 October 1786, d. 14 June 1870
FatherMajor (of Ben) Colonna b. 22 Jul 1736, d. 3 Nov 1811
MotherPeggy (of Benj) Watson b. c 1760
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited22 Sep 2018
Birth*10 October 1786Margaret was born on 10 October 1786 at Accomack Co, VA.2,3 
Marriage*22 May 1804She married Jeptha Doughty, son of Isma Doughty and Ann (-----), on 22 May 1804 at Accomack Co, VA. William Doughty was the security on the M.L.B. of Jeptha Doughty and Margaret Colony..4 
Married Name22 May 1804 As of 22 May 1804,her married name was Doughty. 
Administrator*30 May 1816Margaret was named as administrator of an estate on 30 May 1816 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Margaret Doughty was named to settle the estate of Jephtha Doughty. Abel Kellam & Solomon Wise were the securities..5 
Marriage*20 November 1849She married James S. Ames, son of Stringer Ames and Rachel Pusey, on 20 November 1849 at Accomack Co, VA. Benjamin D. Wise was the security on the M.L.B. of James S. Ames and Margaret Dowty, widow of Jeptha Dowty. They were married on 21 Nov 1849..4 
Married Name20 November 1849 As of 20 November 1849,her married name was Ames. 
Anecdote*1850 She, in her old age, raised the children of John W. Colonna. She was a first class woman.3 
Death*14 June 1870Margaret died on 14 June 1870 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 83.2,3 
Burial*Margaret was buried at Major Doughty Plot, northwest of Keller, Accomack Co, VA. The tombstone book shows her as Peggy Colonna Doughty, wife of Jeptha, 10 Oct 1786 - 14 Jun 1870.2 

Family 1

Jeptha Doughty b. 20 Mar 1776, d. 18 Apr 1816
Marriage*22 May 1804She married Jeptha Doughty, son of Isma Doughty and Ann (-----), on 22 May 1804 at Accomack Co, VA. William Doughty was the security on the M.L.B. of Jeptha Doughty and Margaret Colony..4 
Children 1.Margaret Ann Doughty6 b. 16 Feb 1805, d. 1833
 2.Malinda Doughty6 b. 15 Mar 1805, d. 1851
 3.Major Robertson Doughty Sr.+6 b. 8 Feb 1806, d. 11 May 1861
 4.Molly Doughty4 b. 20 Dec 1809
 5.Thomas Jeptha Doughty6 b. 31 May 1811, d. 1 Apr 1847
 6.Joice Doughty6 b. 17 May 1813, d. 1844
 7.James Colonna Doughty+6 b. 16 May 1816, d. 6 May 1887

Family 2

James S. Ames b. 19 Jan 1828, d. 7 May 1895
Marriage*20 November 1849She married James S. Ames, son of Stringer Ames and Rachel Pusey, on 20 November 1849 at Accomack Co, VA. Benjamin D. Wise was the security on the M.L.B. of James S. Ames and Margaret Dowty, widow of Jeptha Dowty. They were married on 21 Nov 1849..4 

Citations

  1. [S1022] Mary Frances Carey, Colonna Lands Report & Accompaning Charts.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S2863] Benjamin A. Colonna, Benjamin A. Colonna, Autobiography of Benjamin Azariah Colonna of Accomac County Virginia, and of Washington, D.C. and a Sketch of his Ancestors and their way of living in Colonial Days and during the early days of the Republic, p. 7.
  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. 173 (adm. of Jephtha Doughty).
  6. [S2796] Doughty Family Bible given to Major Robertson Doughty Jr. in 1867 by his parternal grandmother Margaret 'Peggy' Colonna Doughty when he was 13 years old Kathryn Warren gave a transcription to Kevin Kelley Kellam,.

James Colonna Doughty1,2

M, b. 16 May 1816, d. 6 May 1887
FatherJeptha Doughty3 b. 20 Mar 1776, d. 18 Apr 1816
MotherMargaret 'Peggie' Colonna3 b. 10 Oct 1786, d. 14 Jun 1870
Last Edited6 Jan 2018
Birth*16 May 1816James was born on 16 May 1816 at Accomack Co, VA.2,3 
Marriage24 December 1838He married Elizabeth Wright, daughter of Isaac Wright Sr. and Mary Anne Satchell, on 24 December 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. Thomas J. Doughty was the security on the M.L.B. of James C. Doughty and Elizabeth Wright of Isaac..4 
Marriage*12 December 1842He married Margaret Sarah 'Sally' Thomas Johnson, daughter of Thomas Johnson Jr. and Frances L. 'Fanny' Wescott, on 12 December 1842 at Northampton Co, VA. Richard J. Ayres was the security on the M.L.B. of James C. Doughty and Margaret S. Johnson, daughter of Thomas Johnson dec'd. Frances L. Mears, now wife of Thomas C. Mears & mother of Margaret S. gave consent. They were married on 13 Dec 1842 by G.C. Wescoat..5 
Census head*1850James was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Jams C. Doughty the head of HH#549, a 33 year old farmer with real estate valued at $3,000. Listed with him were the following Doughtys: Margaret S., age 27; and Alexander, age 10..6 
Land bought*9 March 1855He bought land on 9 March 1855 at Craddockville, St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. Thos. J. Bradford, Isaac Wright & James C. Doughty, Trustees for the Methodist Church South, brought 1/4 acre of land near Craddockville for $1 from Erastus A. Kellam, where the Methodist Church South now stands, to build or repair a house or houses for public worship. It was bounded on the Northwest by the Pungoteague Public Road an on the south by the Cross Road, containing 20 yards each way upon which the Methodist Church South now stands. (NOTE: According to Kirk Mariner's Revival's Children, when Erastus Kellam deeded the church lot to the denomination the building already stood on it, and the congression had already seceded to the Methodist Episcopal Church, South.)7 
Death*6 May 1887James died on 6 May 1887 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA, at age 70. He was shown as Jas. C. Doughty, who died of pneumonia at the age of 72 years. He was the son of Peggie Doughty, born in Acc Co and an unmarried farmer. His son Jas. C. Doughty gave the information..2,1 
Burial*His body was interred at Forest Grove, Pennyville, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as James Colonna Doughty..2 

Family 1

Elizabeth Wright b. 12 Sep 1812, d. 5 Dec 1840
Marriage24 December 1838He married Elizabeth Wright, daughter of Isaac Wright Sr. and Mary Anne Satchell, on 24 December 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. Thomas J. Doughty was the security on the M.L.B. of James C. Doughty and Elizabeth Wright of Isaac..4 
Child 1.Alexander Doughty b. c 1840

Family 2

Margaret Sarah 'Sally' Thomas Johnson b. 11 Jul 1822, d. 28 Oct 1911
Marriage*12 December 1842He married Margaret Sarah 'Sally' Thomas Johnson, daughter of Thomas Johnson Jr. and Frances L. 'Fanny' Wescott, on 12 December 1842 at Northampton Co, VA. Richard J. Ayres was the security on the M.L.B. of James C. Doughty and Margaret S. Johnson, daughter of Thomas Johnson dec'd. Frances L. Mears, now wife of Thomas C. Mears & mother of Margaret S. gave consent. They were married on 13 Dec 1842 by G.C. Wescoat..5 
Children 1.James C. Doughty b. c 1852
 2.Leonidas Rosser Doughty+ b. 30 Sep 1858, d. 2 Aug 1935
 3.Sallie Yerby Doughty b. 19 Feb 1865, d. 7 Dec 1865
 4.Margaret E. Doughty+8 b. c 1867

Citations

  1. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S2796] Doughty Family Bible given to Major Robertson Doughty Jr. in 1867 by his parternal grandmother Margaret 'Peggy' Colonna Doughty when he was 13 years old Kathryn Warren gave a transcription to Kevin Kelley Kellam,.
  4. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  5. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  6. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  7. [S2121] , p. 22 (Thos J Bradford &c, trustees for the Metodist Church South from Erastus A. Kellam).
  8. [S687] Gail Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 2, St. George's Parish.

Margaret Sarah 'Sally' Thomas Johnson1,2

F, b. 11 July 1822, d. 28 October 1911
FatherThomas Johnson Jr. b. c 1790
MotherFrances L. 'Fanny' Wescott b. c 1793
Last Edited14 Nov 2015
Birth*11 July 1822Margaret was born on 11 July 1822 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Marriage*12 December 1842She married James Colonna Doughty, son of Jeptha Doughty and Margaret 'Peggie' Colonna, on 12 December 1842 at Northampton Co, VA. Richard J. Ayres was the security on the M.L.B. of James C. Doughty and Margaret S. Johnson, daughter of Thomas Johnson dec'd. Frances L. Mears, now wife of Thomas C. Mears & mother of Margaret S. gave consent. They were married on 13 Dec 1842 by G.C. Wescoat..1 
Married Name12 December 1842 As of 12 December 1842,her married name was Doughty. 
Census w/husband*1850Margaret was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret S. Doughty, age 27 in HH#549 headed by Jams C. Doughty, a 33 year old farmer with real estate valued at $3,000..4 
Death*28 October 1911Margaret died on 28 October 1911 at age 89.3 
Burial*Her body was interred at Forest Grove, Pennyville, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Margaret Sarah Thomas Doughty, wife of James C. Doughty..3 

Family

James Colonna Doughty b. 16 May 1816, d. 6 May 1887
Children 1.James C. Doughty b. c 1852
 2.Leonidas Rosser Doughty+ b. 30 Sep 1858, d. 2 Aug 1935
 3.Sallie Yerby Doughty b. 19 Feb 1865, d. 7 Dec 1865
 4.Margaret E. Doughty+5 b. c 1867

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  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. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  5. [S687] Gail Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 2, St. George's Parish.

Thomas Johnson Jr.

M, b. circa 1790
Last Edited16 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1790Thomas was born circa 1790 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*7 March 1814He married Frances L. 'Fanny' Wescott, daughter of William (of Littleton) Wescott and Sally Bloxom, on 7 March 1814 at Northampton Co, VA. Wm. Wescoat was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas Johnson Jr. and Frances Wescoat, the daughter of Wm. Wescoat who gave consent. Thos. U. Teackle witnessed the marriage which was conducted by I. Bratten..1 

Family

Frances L. 'Fanny' Wescott b. c 1793
Child 1.Margaret Sarah 'Sally' Thomas Johnson+ b. 11 Jul 1822, d. 28 Oct 1911

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

Frances L. 'Fanny' Wescott1,2

F, b. circa 1793
FatherWilliam (of Littleton) Wescott b. c 1771, d. b 10 Dec 1827
MotherSally Bloxom2 b. c 1770
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Welburne (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited18 Jun 2016
Birth*circa 1793Frances was born circa 1793 at Northampton Co, VA.3 
Marriage*7 March 1814She married Thomas Johnson Jr. on 7 March 1814 at Northampton Co, VA. Wm. Wescoat was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas Johnson Jr. and Frances Wescoat, the daughter of Wm. Wescoat who gave consent. Thos. U. Teackle witnessed the marriage which was conducted by I. Bratten..1 
Married Name7 March 1814 As of 7 March 1814,her married name was Johnson. 
Will - Father's*9 January 1823Frances was named in her father's will on 9 January 1823 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will William Wescoat gave son Thomas Wescoat two hundred acres of land whereon I now live. I give and bequeath to my son John Wescoat one hundred acres of land whereon Thomas Edmunds now lives. I give and bequeath to my son James Wescoat thirty acres of land lying next to Geo & Hezk P. Wescoat (over the road) also Negro Tiney. I give and bequeath to my son William Wescoat my Negroes Win & Dennis. I give and bequeath to my daughter Sally Wescoat my Negroes Doublin & Laurany. I give & bequeath to my daughter Caty my Negroes Arthur & Natt. I give & bequeath to my daughter Fanny Johnson my Negro boy Nelson. I do hereby constitute & appoint my son Thomas Wescoat executor to this my last will. Signed, William Wescoat. Witnesses: John Addison and J. W. Wilkins.2 
Marriage*3 April 1837She married Thomas Cutler Mears, son of Richard (of Jno) Mears and Margaret Cutler, on 3 April 1837 at Northampton Co, VA. Smith S. Nottingham was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas C. Mears and Frances L. Johnson, the widow of Thomas Johnson Jr. They were married on 4 Apr 1837 by W.S. Snead..1 
Married Name3 April 1837 As of 3 April 1837,her married name was Mears. 
Anecdote*12 December 1842 On 12 Dec 1842 in N'hamp Co Frances L. Mears, now wife of Thomas C. Mears and mother of Margaret S. Johnson gave consent for her to marry James C. Doughty.1 
Census w/husband*1850Frances was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as Frances Mears, age 57 in HH#541 headed by Thomas C. Mears, a 55 year old farmer..3 

Family 1

Thomas Johnson Jr. b. c 1790
Marriage*7 March 1814She married Thomas Johnson Jr. on 7 March 1814 at Northampton Co, VA. Wm. Wescoat was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas Johnson Jr. and Frances Wescoat, the daughter of Wm. Wescoat who gave consent. Thos. U. Teackle witnessed the marriage which was conducted by I. Bratten..1 
Child 1.Margaret Sarah 'Sally' Thomas Johnson+ b. 11 Jul 1822, d. 28 Oct 1911

Family 2

Thomas Cutler Mears b. c 1795
Marriage*3 April 1837She married Thomas Cutler Mears, son of Richard (of Jno) Mears and Margaret Cutler, on 3 April 1837 at Northampton Co, VA. Smith S. Nottingham was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas C. Mears and Frances L. Johnson, the widow of Thomas Johnson Jr. They were married on 4 Apr 1837 by W.S. Snead..1 

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 152 (will of William Wescoat).
  3. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

William (of Littleton) Wescott1

M, b. circa 1771, d. before 10 December 1827
FatherLittleton Wescott1 b. c 1745, d. b 15 Feb 1786
MotherMary Jacob1 b. c 1746
Last Edited18 Jun 2016
Birth*circa 1771William was born circa 1771 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Grfath's*24 November 1782William was named in his grandfather's will on 24 November 1782 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Wescot Sr. gave eldest son Littleton for life the 200 A. plantation where I live, and then to my grandson William Wescot. To son Littleton for life ns. Joe, Hannah, Esther, Jenny, Rose and George. To my next son Joshua the 175 A. plantation where he lives, and ns. Sarah, Sinah, Sall, Rhody, Dilly, Adah and Bridget. My 100 A. on Hog Island to be div. by sons Littleton and Joshua. To my grandchildren (children of Littleton Wescot) John, Thomas, Peggy, Molly and Ann Wescot, respectively, n. wench Hannah, n. wench Rose, n. girl Esther, n. wench Jenny and boy George. To grandson William (son of Littleton) n. fellow Joe and n. girl (dau. of Jenny). Sons Littleton and Joshua extrs. Witt: John Tompkins, John Willson, Esau (X) Jacob.1 
Marriage*9 December 1789He married Sally Bloxom on 9 December 1789 at Northampton Co, VA. John Bloxom was security on the M.L.B. of William Wescoat and Sally Bloxom.2 
Will*9 January 1823William made a will on 9 January 1823 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will William Wescoat gave son Thomas Wescoat two hundred acres of land whereon I now live. I give and bequeath to my son John Wescoat one hundred acres of land whereon Thomas Edmunds now lives. I give and bequeath to my son James Wescoat thirty acres of land lying next to Geo & Hezk P. Wescoat (over the road) also Negro Tiney. I give and bequeath to my son William Wescoat my Negroes Win & Dennis. I give and bequeath to my daughter Sally Wescoat my Negroes Doublin & Laurany. I give & bequeath to my daughter Caty my Negroes Arthur & Natt. I give & bequeath to my daughter Fanny Johnson my Negro boy Nelson. I do hereby constitute & appoint my son Thomas Wescoat executor to this my last will. Signed, William Wescoat. Witnesses: John Addison and J. W. Wilkins.3 
Death*before 10 December 1827He died before 10 December 1827 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.3 

Family

Sally Bloxom b. c 1770
Children 1.Frances L. 'Fanny' Wescott+ b. c 1793
 2.Thomas Wescott3 b. c 1798
 3.John (of Wm) Wescott3 b. c 1800
 4.James Wescott3 b. c 1802
 5.William Henry Wescott+4 b. 28 Aug 1805, d. 28 Apr 1868
 6.Sally Wescott+3 b. c 1812
 7.Catherine 'Caty' Wescott3 b. c 1814

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 485 (will of John Wescot Sr.).
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  3. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 152 (will of William Wescoat).
  4. [S2641] Nancy Garrett, Eastern Shore of Virginia Genealogy Research.

Thomas Cutler Mears1

M, b. circa 1795
FatherRichard (of Jno) Mears b. c 1760
MotherMargaret Cutler b. c 1776
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Welburne (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited15 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1795Thomas was born circa 1795 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*3 January 1815He married Hester 'Hessy' Hancock, daughter of Elijah Hancock, on 3 January 1815 at Accomack Co, VA. Levi Ames was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas C. Mears and Hesey Hancock of Elijah..3 
Security on MLB*15 November 1836Thomas was the security on a M.L.B. On 15 November 1836 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Thomas C. Mears was the security on the M.L.B. of Albert S. Brickhouse and Margaret S. Mears, daughter of said Thomas C. Mears..4 
Marriage*3 April 1837He married Frances L. 'Fanny' Wescott, daughter of William (of Littleton) Wescott and Sally Bloxom, on 3 April 1837 at Northampton Co, VA. Smith S. Nottingham was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas C. Mears and Frances L. Johnson, the widow of Thomas Johnson Jr. They were married on 4 Apr 1837 by W.S. Snead..4 
Census head*1850Thomas was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas C. Mears the head of HH#541, a 55 year old farmer with real estate valued at $4,000. Listed with him were Frances Mears, age 57 and Richard Mears, a 21 year old sailor..2 

Family 1

Hester 'Hessy' Hancock b. c 1795
Children 1.Margaret S. Mears+ b. c 1816
 2.Sally B. Mears b. c 1827
 3.Richard (of Thos) Mears b. c 1829

Family 2

Frances L. 'Fanny' Wescott b. c 1793

Citations

  1. [S20] Lucy Ames Edwards, Ames, Mears and Allied Lines of Accomack County, Virginia, p. 213 (Bartholomew Mears Chart).
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  4. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

Elizabeth Wright1

F, b. 12 September 1812, d. 5 December 1840
FatherIsaac Wright Sr. b. c 1770, d. Feb 1835
MotherMary Anne Satchell b. c 1785
Last Edited11 Oct 2003
Birth*12 September 1812Elizabeth was born on 12 September 1812 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*24 December 1838She married James Colonna Doughty, son of Jeptha Doughty and Margaret 'Peggie' Colonna, on 24 December 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. Thomas J. Doughty was the security on the M.L.B. of James C. Doughty and Elizabeth Wright of Isaac..1 
Married Name24 December 1838 As of 24 December 1838,her married name was Doughty. 
Death*5 December 1840Elizabeth died on 5 December 1840 at age 28.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Forest Grove - old plot, Pennyville, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Elizabeth Doughty, wife of James C. Doughty..2 

Family

James Colonna Doughty b. 16 May 1816, d. 6 May 1887
Child 1.Alexander Doughty b. c 1840

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Isaac Wright Sr.1

M, b. circa 1770, d. February 1835
FatherHenry Wright b. c 1742, d. Oct 1785
MotherSusannah (-----) b. c 1745
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited30 May 2003
Birth*circa 1770Isaac was born circa 1770 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*18 April 1785Isaac was named in his father's will on 18 April 1785 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Isaac Wright in the will of Henry Wright..1 
Census head1800Isaac was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1800 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Isaac Write (MET.), age 26-45. Listed with him were 2 males age 0-10, 1 male age 16-26, 1 female age 16-26, 1 female age 26-45 and 4 free negroes..2 
Marriage27 December 1804He married Mary Anne Satchell on 27 December 1804 at Accomack Co, VA. William H. Coxon was the security on the M.L.B. of Isaac Wright and Mary Satchell..3 
Marriage*21 September 1814He married Elizabeth 'Betsy' Shield, daughter of Peter Shield and Nancy (-----), on 21 September 1814 at Accomack Co, VA. Thomas Chandler was the security on the M.L.B. of Isaac Wright and Betsy Wharton, widow of Charles..3 
Census head1820Isaac was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1820 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Isaac Wright, age over 45. Listed with him were 3 other males and 5 females and 2 slaves..2 
Census head*1830Isaac was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1830 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Isaac Wright, age 50-60 with 4 other males and 5 females listed with him. He also had 6 slaves..4 
Death*February 1835Isaac died in February 1835.5 
Admin of estate*23 February 1835Administration of Isaac's estate was filed on 23 February 1835 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Charles S. Snead was named to settle the estate of Isaac Wright. Edward L. Snead, George F. Snead & John Arlington were the securities.5 

Family 1

Child 1.Henry Wright+ b. c 1798

Family 2

Mary Anne Satchell b. c 1785
Marriage27 December 1804He married Mary Anne Satchell on 27 December 1804 at Accomack Co, VA. William H. Coxon was the security on the M.L.B. of Isaac Wright and Mary Satchell..3 
Children 1.Elijah W. Wright+ b. 5 Nov 1809, d. 20 Jun 1880
 2.Elizabeth Wright+ b. 12 Sep 1812, d. 5 Dec 1840

Family 3

Elizabeth 'Betsy' Shield b. c 1785
Marriage*21 September 1814He married Elizabeth 'Betsy' Shield, daughter of Peter Shield and Nancy (-----), on 21 September 1814 at Accomack Co, VA. Thomas Chandler was the security on the M.L.B. of Isaac Wright and Betsy Wharton, widow of Charles..3 
Children 1.Thomas S. Wright b. c 1815
 2.Sally Wright+ b. c 1818
 3.Susan Wright b. c 1820
 4.Ann 'Nancy' Wright+ b. c 1822

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 359 (will of Henry Wright).
  2. [S578] Jody Powell, 1800, 1810, 1820 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  4. [S580] Jody Powell, 1830 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 626 (Adm. of Isaac Wright).

Elizabeth 'Betsy' Shield

F, b. circa 1785
FatherPeter Shield1 b. 1749, d. b 24 Sep 1804
MotherNancy (-----)1 b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited27 Jul 2010
Birth*circa 1785Elizabeth was born circa 1785 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*27 July 1804Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 27 July 1804 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as daughter Elizabeth Sheild in the will of Peter Shield, wife Mary.1 
Marriage*14 October 1806She married Charles (243) Wharton, son of James (106) Wharton and Susannah James, on 14 October 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. Samuel Walston was the security on the M.L.B. of Charles Wharton and Elizabeth Shield..2 
Married Name14 October 1806 As of 14 October 1806,her married name was Wharton. 
Marriage*21 September 1814She married Isaac Wright Sr., son of Henry Wright and Susannah (-----), on 21 September 1814 at Accomack Co, VA. Thomas Chandler was the security on the M.L.B. of Isaac Wright and Betsy Wharton, widow of Charles..2 
Married Name21 September 1814 As of 21 September 1814,her married name was Wright. 

Family 1

Charles (243) Wharton b. c 1783, d. b 30 Nov 1813

Family 2

Isaac Wright Sr. b. c 1770, d. Feb 1835
Children 1.Thomas S. Wright b. c 1815
 2.Sally Wright+ b. c 1818
 3.Susan Wright b. c 1820
 4.Ann 'Nancy' Wright+ b. c 1822

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 485 (will of Peter Shield, wife Mary).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

Charles (243) Wharton1

M, b. circa 1783, d. before 30 November 1813
FatherJames (106) Wharton b. c 1728, d. b 24 Feb 1795
MotherSusannah James b. c 1750, d. b 30 Oct 1815
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited5 Aug 2007
Birth*circa 1783Charles was born circa 1783 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*14 October 1806He married Elizabeth 'Betsy' Shield, daughter of Peter Shield and Nancy (-----), on 14 October 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. Samuel Walston was the security on the M.L.B. of Charles Wharton and Elizabeth Shield..2 
Death*before 30 November 1813Charles died before 30 November 1813 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Elizabeth 'Betsy' Shield b. c 1785

Citations

  1. [S887] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 113 (Bagwell Family).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

Alexander Doughty1

M, b. circa 1840
FatherJames Colonna Doughty b. 16 May 1816, d. 6 May 1887
MotherElizabeth Wright b. 12 Sep 1812, d. 5 Dec 1840
Last Edited16 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1840Alexander was born circa 1840 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/father*1850Alexander was listed with his father in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Alexander Doughty, age 10 in HH#549 headed by Jams C. Doughty, a 33 year old farmer with real estate valued at $3,000..1 

Citations

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

James C. Doughty1

M, b. circa 1852
FatherJames Colonna Doughty b. 16 May 1816, d. 6 May 1887
MotherMargaret Sarah 'Sally' Thomas Johnson b. 11 Jul 1822, d. 28 Oct 1911
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
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 Edited14 Nov 2015
Birth*circa 1852James was born circa 1852 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*19 September 1880He married Sarah F. Guy, daughter of Robert W. Guy and Caroline E. Drummond, on 19 September 1880 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as James C. Doughty Jr., an 18 year old farmer, the son of James C. & Margaret S.T. Doughty and she was shown as Sarah F. Guy, age 21, born in Norfolk Co & living in Acc, the daughter of Robert & Caroline Guy.2 
Reported death*6 March 1887James reported a death on 6 March 1887 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. It was on this date that Jas. C. Doughty reported the death of his father Jas. C. Doughty, who died of pneumonia at that age of 72 years..1 

Family

Sarah F. Guy b. c 1859

Citations

  1. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Elizabeth J. Hutchinson1

F, b. 6 January 1825, d. 7 November 1899
FatherEdmund G. Hutchinson b. c 1790, d. 10 Jan 1828
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Davis b. 10 Jan 1788, d. 25 Aug 1865
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Last Edited27 Oct 2006
Birth*6 January 1825Elizabeth was born on 6 January 1825 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850Elizabeth was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Elizabeth J. Hutchinson, age 23 in HH#550 headed by Thos. Davis, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $5,000. (Note: Her mother Betsy Davis Snead Hutchinson, and Thomas Davis were cousins.)2 
Marriage*27 March 1857She married Capt. John E. Mears, son of John B(ell) Mears Turner and Nancy A. Mears, on 27 March 1857 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John E. Mears, a 21 year old sailor, born in St. George Parish, the son of John B. & Nancy Mears and she was shown as Elizabeth J. Hutchinson, age 27, also born in St. George Parish, the daughter of John (Edward on the license) & Betsy Hutchinson. They were married at the home of Jno. Mears by J.W.A. Elliott. J.W. Elliott said they both were over age 21..3 
Married Name27 March 1857 As of 27 March 1857,her married name was Mears. 
Census w/husband*1860Elizabeth was listed with her husband in the census of in 1860 at Locustville P.O., St.George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Eliz'th L. Mears, age 36 in HH#516 headed by John E. Mears, a 24 year old sailor..4 
Death*7 November 1899Elizabeth died on 7 November 1899 at age 74.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Morrison Hill Cm, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Elizabeth J. Mears, the wife of John E. Mears..1 

Family

Capt. John E. Mears b. 1 Nov 1834, d. 16 Dec 1897
Marriage*27 March 1857She married Capt. John E. Mears, son of John B(ell) Mears Turner and Nancy A. Mears, on 27 March 1857 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John E. Mears, a 21 year old sailor, born in St. George Parish, the son of John B. & Nancy Mears and she was shown as Elizabeth J. Hutchinson, age 27, also born in St. George Parish, the daughter of John (Edward on the license) & Betsy Hutchinson. They were married at the home of Jno. Mears by J.W.A. Elliott. J.W. Elliott said they both were over age 21..3 
Children 1.Athelia E. Mears b. c 1857
 2.Edward Thomas Mears b. 26 Aug 1858, d. 23 Nov 1947

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  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. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Edmund G. Hutchinson

M, b. circa 1790, d. 10 January 1828
Father(-----) Hutchinson1 b. c 1768
MotherRachel Read1 b. c 1768
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited19 Nov 2014
Birth*circa 1790Edmund was born circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Grfath's*8 February 1798Edmund was named in his grandfather's will on 8 February 1798 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Zorobabel Read loaned his land &c to Rachel Hancock and Tabitha Tatham for 14 years and then to be divided between Edmond Hutchinson & William Tatham. To George Hancock & he to be Extr.1 
Marriage*14 January 1817He married Elizabeth 'Betsy' Davis, daughter of William Davis and Susanna 'Susey' (of Rowland) Savage, on 14 January 1817 at Accomack Co, VA. Henry Walker was the security on the M.L.B. of Edward G. Hutchinson and Elizabeth Snead, widow of George..2 
Death*10 January 1828Edmund died on 10 January 1828.3 

Family

Elizabeth 'Betsy' Davis b. 10 Jan 1788, d. 25 Aug 1865
Children 1.Capt. Edward W. Hutchinson b. 23 Feb 1818, d. 19 Sep 1886
 2.Elizabeth J. Hutchinson+ b. 6 Jan 1825, d. 7 Nov 1899
 3.Mount Ararat Hutchinson b. c 1832

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 452 (will of Zorobabel Read).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  3. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 78.

Elizabeth 'Betsy' Davis1,2

F, b. 10 January 1788, d. 25 August 1865
FatherWilliam Davis b. c 1764, d. 27 Jun 1796
MotherSusanna 'Susey' (of Rowland) Savage b. c 1758, d. 16 Sep 1848
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited22 Oct 2016
Birth*10 January 1788Elizabeth was born on 10 January 1788 at Accomack Co, VA. The 1850 census puts her birth at 1785..3,2 
Will - Father's*7 January 1791Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 7 January 1791 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Betsy in the will of William Davis, wife Susannah.4 
Marriage*9 January 1810She married George Snead, son of Charles Snead Sr. and Arabella Bowdoin, on 9 January 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. Levin Hyslop was the security on the M.L.B. of George Snead and Betsy Davis. Elizabeth Hutchinson, age 66, states she is the widow of George Snead dec'd, who was a private in the continental line of Virginia and served 3 years in a company and regiment unknown to her; many years ago he was allowed bounty land for his services. He resided in Accomack Co until he died. She married George Snead 10 Jan 1810; he died 24 Dec 1816. She married Edm'd Hutchinson 16 Jan 1817; he died 10 Jan 1828. She is now a widow. Recorded 31 Oct 1853..5,6 
Married Name9 January 1810 As of 9 January 1810,her married name was Snead. 
Marriage*14 January 1817She married Edmund G. Hutchinson, son of (-----) Hutchinson and Rachel Read, on 14 January 1817 at Accomack Co, VA. Henry Walker was the security on the M.L.B. of Edward G. Hutchinson and Elizabeth Snead, widow of George..5 
Married Name14 January 1817 As of 14 January 1817,her married name was Hutchinson. 
Will - Brother's*3 April 1822Elizabeth was named in her brother's will on 3 April 1822 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will John Davis gave to sister Betsy Hutchinson all my land over the branch adjoining the land called Last Shift & at her death to her children. To James Hyslop the remainder of my land joining the land of Arthur Bradford. My Negro girl Lurany to all Betsy Hutchinson's children. The remainder to my mother Susannah Hyslop. Major Savage & James Hyslop Extrs. Witt: James Edmunds, Laban Bradford & Arthur Bradford Jr.7 
Will - Mother's*10 May 1847Elizabeth was named in her mother's will on 10 May 1847 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as my daughter Elizabeth Hutchinson in the will of Susan Hyslop.8 
Census w/son*1850Elizabeth was listed with her son in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Eliz. Hutchinson, age 65 in HH#839 headed by Edw'd W. Hutchinson, a 30 year old sailor with real estate valued at $68. Also listed was Mount Ararat Hutchinson, age 18, who may have been her daughter..3 
Rev War Vet relative*27 January 1851She was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 27 January 1851 at Accomack Co, VA. Levin Hyslop was a pensioner of the Rev; he died circa 27 Apr 1835 leaving a widow, Susan, who died circa 16 Sept 1848. She left two children: Elizabeth Hutchinson, formerly Elizabeth Davis and James Hyslop, her only heirs at law.9 
Death*25 August 1865Elizabeth died on 25 August 1865 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 77. She was shown as Eliz. Hutchinson, who died of old age at the age of 77 years, 7 months and 15 days. She was the child of Wm. & Susan (probably Davis), born in Acc Co, and unmarried. Edm W. Hutchinson gave the information..2 

Family 1

George Snead b. c 1757, d. 24 Dec 1816
Marriage*9 January 1810She married George Snead, son of Charles Snead Sr. and Arabella Bowdoin, on 9 January 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. Levin Hyslop was the security on the M.L.B. of George Snead and Betsy Davis. Elizabeth Hutchinson, age 66, states she is the widow of George Snead dec'd, who was a private in the continental line of Virginia and served 3 years in a company and regiment unknown to her; many years ago he was allowed bounty land for his services. He resided in Accomack Co until he died. She married George Snead 10 Jan 1810; he died 24 Dec 1816. She married Edm'd Hutchinson 16 Jan 1817; he died 10 Jan 1828. She is now a widow. Recorded 31 Oct 1853..5,6 

Family 2

Edmund G. Hutchinson b. c 1790, d. 10 Jan 1828
Marriage*14 January 1817She married Edmund G. Hutchinson, son of (-----) Hutchinson and Rachel Read, on 14 January 1817 at Accomack Co, VA. Henry Walker was the security on the M.L.B. of Edward G. Hutchinson and Elizabeth Snead, widow of George..5 
Children 1.Capt. Edward W. Hutchinson b. 23 Feb 1818, d. 19 Sep 1886
 2.Elizabeth J. Hutchinson+ b. 6 Jan 1825, d. 7 Nov 1899
 3.Mount Ararat Hutchinson b. c 1832

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 163 (will of William Davis).
  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.
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 163 (will of William Davis, wife Susan).
  5. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  6. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 78.
  7. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 162 (will of John Davis).
  8. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 281 (will of Susan Hyslop).
  9. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 70 (Levin Hyslop, a pensioner, died).

William Davis

M, b. circa 1764, d. 27 June 1796
FatherHenry Davis1 b. c 1725, d. b 27 Jan 1778
MotherKeziah Kellam1 b. c 1744
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited15 May 2016
Birth*circa 1764William was born circa 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*before 14 November 1784He married Susanna 'Susey' (of Rowland) Savage, daughter of Capt. Rowland (of John of Rich) Savage and Comfort (-----), before 14 November 1784.2,3 
Will*7 January 1791William made a will on 7 January 1791 at Accomack Co, VA. Wife Susanna Davis & Robinson Savage Extrs. To wife Susan Davis land where I live & at her death or marriage to son Henry Davis & if he is without heirs, then to son John Davis & if he is without heirs, then to daughter Betsy Davis. If all 3 should die, then to brother Savage Davis. To wife all property. Residue to son John Davis & daughter Betsy. Witt: John Downing, Smith Hyslop, Thomas Davis & James Fluharty.4 
Death*27 June 1796William died on 27 June 1796 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated. Witness Thomas Davis died by 27 Jun 1796 when the will was partly proved. It was fully proved on 29 Dec 1800 when John Downing & Arthur Bradford were securities..4 

Family

Susanna 'Susey' (of Rowland) Savage b. c 1758, d. 16 Sep 1848
Children 1.John Davis5 b. c 1786, d. b 24 Nov 1823
 2.Elizabeth 'Betsy' Davis+ b. 10 Jan 1788, d. 25 Aug 1865
 3.Henry Davis5 b. c 1790, d. 1812

Citations

  1. [S1966] Mary Frances Carey, John Wesley Davis, his Ancesotors and Descendants.
  2. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896, p. 78 (death of Eliz. Hutchinson shows her as the daughter of Wm. & Susan).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 353 (will of Rowland Savage).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 163 (will of William Davis, wife Susanna).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 163 (will of William Davis, wife Susan).

Major Davis1

M, b. circa 1730
Last Edited26 Sep 2009
Birth*circa 1730Major was born circa 1730 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S49] Gordon Warren Godwin Chesser, Godwin Ancestry, p. 157 (Chart LI).

Savage Davis1

M, b. circa 1766, d. 1 November 1834
FatherHenry Davis2 b. c 1725, d. b 27 Jan 1778
MotherKeziah Kellam2 b. c 1744
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited7 Aug 2010
Birth*circa 1766Savage was born circa 1766 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Brother's*7 January 1791Savage was named in his brother's will on 7 January 1791 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a brother Savage Davis in the will of William Davis, wife Susannah.3 
Marriage*5 September 1803He married Peggy Mapp, daughter of Howson Mapp (II) and Elizabeth 'Betty' Thomas, on 5 September 1803 at Accomack Co, VA. Custis Willis was the security on the M.L.B. of Savage Davis and Peggy Mapp. They lived between Wachapreague and Quinby on land purchased in 1822 from the heirs of Peggy Shockley..4,5 
Death*1 November 1834Savage died on 1 November 1834.6 

Family

Peggy Mapp b. 7 Mar 1777, d. 6 Oct 1842
Children 1.Thomas M. Davis b. c 1809, d. 17 May 1871
 2.Henry Savage Davis+ b. 1 Aug 1820, d. 13 Jul 1859

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 163 (will of William Davis).
  2. [S1966] Mary Frances Carey, John Wesley Davis, his Ancesotors and Descendants.
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 163 (will of William Davis, wife Susan).
  4. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  5. [S896] N. Pierce Eichelberger, Mapp Family of the Eastern Shore of Virginia, p. 12 (Acc Fiduciary Account, 1809-1812, p. 282).
  6. [S905] Howson Mapp Family Bible, Family record pages from this old Bible were kept in the Bible of his son, George T. Mapp, Accomack Co, VA.

Peggy Mapp1,2,3

F, b. 7 March 1777, d. 6 October 1842
FatherHowson Mapp (II) b. 24 Apr 1733, d. 23 Dec 1798
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' Thomas b. 15 Nov 1740, d. 16 Jan 1803
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited5 Jan 2010
Birth*7 March 1777Peggy was born on 7 March 1777 at Accomack Co, VA.3,4 
Will - Father's*25 March 1796Peggy was named in her father's will on 25 March 1796 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Peggy Mapp in the will of Howson Mapp Sr..5 
Will - Mother's*9 March 1802Peggy was named in her mother's will on 9 March 1802 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Peggy Mapp in the will of Betty Mapp..2 
Marriage*5 September 1803She married Savage Davis, son of Henry Davis and Keziah Kellam, on 5 September 1803 at Accomack Co, VA. Custis Willis was the security on the M.L.B. of Savage Davis and Peggy Mapp. They lived between Wachapreague and Quinby on land purchased in 1822 from the heirs of Peggy Shockley..6,7 
Married Name5 September 1803 As of 5 September 1803,her married name was Davis. 
Will - Niece's*18 February 1828Peggy was named in her niece's will on 18 February 1828 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as my aunt Peggy Davis in the will of Elizabeth Nock, widow of John W. Nock dec'd..8 
Death*6 October 1842Peggy died on 6 October 1842 at age 65.3,4 
Burial*Peggy was buried at Davis Lot, Quinby, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Peggie Mapp Davis, wife of Savage Davis & daughter of Howson & Bettie (Thomas) Mapp, 7 Mar 1777 - 6 Oct 1842.4 

Family

Savage Davis b. c 1766, d. 1 Nov 1834
Marriage*5 September 1803She married Savage Davis, son of Henry Davis and Keziah Kellam, on 5 September 1803 at Accomack Co, VA. Custis Willis was the security on the M.L.B. of Savage Davis and Peggy Mapp. They lived between Wachapreague and Quinby on land purchased in 1822 from the heirs of Peggy Shockley..6,7 
Children 1.Thomas M. Davis b. c 1809, d. 17 May 1871
 2.Henry Savage Davis+ b. 1 Aug 1820, d. 13 Jul 1859

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 458 (will of Howson Mapp, Sr.).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 341 (will of Betty Mapp).
  3. [S905] Howson Mapp Family Bible, Family record pages from this old Bible were kept in the Bible of his son, George T. Mapp, Accomack Co, VA.
  4. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 458 (will of Howson Mapp Sr., wife Betty).
  6. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  7. [S896] N. Pierce Eichelberger, Mapp Family of the Eastern Shore of Virginia, p. 12 (Acc Fiduciary Account, 1809-1812, p. 282).
  8. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 392 (will of Elizabeth Nock, dec'd husband John W. Nock).

Thomas M. Davis1

M, b. circa 1809, d. 17 May 1871
FatherSavage Davis b. c 1766, d. 1 Nov 1834
MotherPeggy Mapp b. 7 Mar 1777, d. 6 Oct 1842
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited1 Sep 2006
Birth*circa 1809Thomas was born circa 1809 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
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. Davis the head of HH#550, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $5,000. Listed with him was Elizabeth J. Hutchinson, age 23..2 
Death*17 May 1871Thomas died on 17 May 1871 at Pungoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Thos. M. Davis, who died of unknown causes at the age of 65 years. He was the son of Savage Davis, born in Acc Co, and single. Geo. A. Edmonds, whom he lived with, gave the information..1 

Citations

  1. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Keturah Garrison

F, b. 19 October 1790, d. 13 March 1872
FatherIsaiah Garrison1 b. c 1754, d. 30 Aug 1813
MotherAdah Churn2 b. c 1760
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited1 Sep 2017
Birth*19 October 1790Keturah was born on 19 October 1790 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*1 June 1811She married James B. Glenn, son of Duncan Glenn and Ann 'Nancy' (of Thos) Custis, on 1 June 1811 at Accomack Co, VA. George Smith was the security on the M.L.B. of James Glenn and Kiturah Garrison, dated 1 Jun 1801. (Note: Since Kiturah was born in 1790, the date is probably an error. This marriage is not in Nottingham's Marriage License Bonds of Accomack County, Virginia, 1774-1806 nor on Ancestry.com. Since she was named as daughter Kittuarh Glen in her father's will of 5 Apr 1813, perhaps the marriage was 1 June 1811 and not 1801. This would also explain why it was not in Nottingham's marriage book, being dated after the dates covered by his book.)2 
Married Name1 June 1811 As of 1 June 1811,her married name was Glenn. 
Will - Father's*5 April 1813Keturah was named in her father's will on 5 April 1813 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Isaiah Garrison gave to wife Adah Garrison the plantation whereon I now live containing 50 acres during her life or widowhood & at her death to daughter Kitturah Glen. To wife … To John Fletcher $20 if he comes to receive it. Remainder to wife & daughter. James Glen Extr. Witt: William Edmunds Sr., James Harrison & Francis Savage Sr. Prob: Thomas Kellam & Smith Stringer securities.3 
Marriage*18 October 1848She married Anthony (91) Bell, son of William (52) Bell and Anne 'Nancy' Elliott, on 18 October 1848 at Accomack Co, VA. George H. Bell was the security on the M.L.B. of Anthony Bell, widower, and Katurah Glenn, widow..2 
Married Name18 October 1848 As of 18 October 1848,her married name was Bell. 
Census w/husband*1850Keturah was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Katurah Glenn, age 60 in HH#551 headed by Anthony Bell, a 61 year old farmer with real estate valued at $2,000..4 
Will - Husb's*29 December 1859Keturah was named in her husband's will on 29 December 1859 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Anthony Bell gave wife Keturah Bell a horse named Phillis and one carriage. To son Gilbert Bell my land on which he now lives and 15 acres of swamp land. To dau. Maria Bradford the privilege of fire wood for her lot and log timber to fence it for her life. To said Maria Bradford the interest of $800 for her life and at her death to be divided between Margaret Sary Johnson and Ann Bell Bradford, and if at the death of the said Maria her daus. Should be dead, then the sons of Gilbert Bell to process equally the $800 Burwill August Bell, James Wilmore Bell. Son Gilbert Bell and George W. Bell, son of George H. Bell, executors. 29 Dec 1859. The balance of estate not previously mentioned to Gilbert Bell and dau Maria Bradford, wife of William Bradford, equally divided. Wit: Jno W. Elliott, Thos G. Elliott (14 Feb 1860), Abel J. Bird. Proved 29 Aug 1864 Sureties Thomas G. Elliott, Abel Mears, Abel T. Johnson.5 
Death*13 March 1872Keturah died on 13 March 1872 at age 81.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Garrison Plot, Mappsburg, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Keturah Bell, wife of Anthony (formerly widow of Jas. Glenn), and the daughter of Isaiah & Adah Garrison, 19 Oct 1790 - 13 Mar 1872, who died at the age of 81 years, 4 months and 26 days..1 

Family 1

James B. Glenn b. 14 Oct 1781, d. 11 Nov 1847
Marriage*1 June 1811She married James B. Glenn, son of Duncan Glenn and Ann 'Nancy' (of Thos) Custis, on 1 June 1811 at Accomack Co, VA. George Smith was the security on the M.L.B. of James Glenn and Kiturah Garrison, dated 1 Jun 1801. (Note: Since Kiturah was born in 1790, the date is probably an error. This marriage is not in Nottingham's Marriage License Bonds of Accomack County, Virginia, 1774-1806 nor on Ancestry.com. Since she was named as daughter Kittuarh Glen in her father's will of 5 Apr 1813, perhaps the marriage was 1 June 1811 and not 1801. This would also explain why it was not in Nottingham's marriage book, being dated after the dates covered by his book.)2 

Family 2

Anthony (91) Bell b. 22 Oct 1789, d. 8 Jul 1864
Marriage*18 October 1848She married Anthony (91) Bell, son of William (52) Bell and Anne 'Nancy' Elliott, on 18 October 1848 at Accomack Co, VA. George H. Bell was the security on the M.L.B. of Anthony Bell, widower, and Katurah Glenn, widow..2 

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. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 220 (will of Isaiah Garrison, wife Adah).
  4. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  5. [S839] Elizabeth Smith Comp, Accomack Co, VA, Wills, 1861-1901, p. 10 (will of Anthony Bell, wife Keturah).

James B. Glenn1

M, b. 14 October 1781, d. 11 November 1847
FatherDuncan Glenn b. c 1755, d. b 27 Oct 1807
MotherAnn 'Nancy' (of Thos) Custis b. 13 Jan 1761, d. 7 May 1834
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited1 Sep 2017
Birth*14 October 1781James was born on 14 October 1781 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Grfath's*25 March 1801James was named in his grandfather's will on 25 March 1801 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Thomas Custis Sr., son-in-law Francis Savage Extr, named grandson James Glen and daughters Margaret Fosque, Ann Glen & Leah Savage.3 
Will - Father's*11 May 1807James was named in his father's will on 11 May 1807 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Duncan Glen, wife Nancy, named children Edmund Glen, James Glen, Betsy Glen Sarah Glen & Margaret Glen.4 
Marriage*1 June 1811He married Keturah Garrison, daughter of Isaiah Garrison and Adah Churn, on 1 June 1811 at Accomack Co, VA. George Smith was the security on the M.L.B. of James Glenn and Kiturah Garrison, dated 1 Jun 1801. (Note: Since Kiturah was born in 1790, the date is probably an error. This marriage is not in Nottingham's Marriage License Bonds of Accomack County, Virginia, 1774-1806 nor on Ancestry.com. Since she was named as daughter Kittuarh Glen in her father's will of 5 Apr 1813, perhaps the marriage was 1 June 1811 and not 1801. This would also explain why it was not in Nottingham's marriage book, being dated after the dates covered by his book.)5 
Will - Father-in-law*5 April 1813James was named in his father-in-law's will on 5 April 1813 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Isaiah Garrison gave to wife Adah Garrison the plantation whereon I now live containing 50 acres during her life or widowhood & at her death to daughter Kitturah Glen. To wife … To John Fletcher $20 if he comes to receive it. Remainder to wife & daughter. James Glen Extr. Witt: William Edmunds Sr., James Harrison & Francis Savage Sr. Prob: Thomas Kellam & Smith Stringer securities.6 
Will - Extr*23 October 1817He was named as the executor of a will on 23 October 1817 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Francis Savage Sr. & James Glen were named Extrs in the will of Ann Bell.7 
Security on MLB*29 September 1834James was the security on a M.L.B. On 29 September 1834 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that that James B. Glen was the security on the M.L.B. of Littleton LeCato Jr. and Nancy Fletcher of Margaret..5 
Will*21 December 1846James made a will on 21 December 1846 at Accomack Co, VA. To wife Kitturah Glen $500. All my slaves (Charles, Alice, George, Moses, Sam, Jacob, Henry, Abraham, Isaac, Mary, Rachel, Lewis, John & Thomas) to be free at age 35 provided they leave the State of Virginia within 12 months after they arrive at said age & if they do not leave then to my wife Kitturah Glen during her life & then to my brother Edmund Glen, my sister Margaret Mapp, my nieces Ann J. Chance, Margaret R. Beach, Elizabeth Floyd, Sarah C. Floyd, Margaret Nock, Charlotte Savage, Mary C. LeCato, Elizabeth Chandler & my nephew William T. Fosque. Wife Kitturah Glen Extr. without security. Witt: James R. Garrison, George H. Bell & Louis J. Nock. Prob: The $15,000 bond was given without security.8 
Death*11 November 1847James died on 11 November 1847 at age 66.2,9 
Burial*His body was interred at Garrison Plot, Mappsburg, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as James Glenn (1st husband of Keturah Garrison Glenn Bell), who died at the age of 66 years, 0 months and 27 days..2 

Family

Keturah Garrison b. 19 Oct 1790, d. 13 Mar 1872
Marriage*1 June 1811He married Keturah Garrison, daughter of Isaiah Garrison and Adah Churn, on 1 June 1811 at Accomack Co, VA. George Smith was the security on the M.L.B. of James Glenn and Kiturah Garrison, dated 1 Jun 1801. (Note: Since Kiturah was born in 1790, the date is probably an error. This marriage is not in Nottingham's Marriage License Bonds of Accomack County, Virginia, 1774-1806 nor on Ancestry.com. Since she was named as daughter Kittuarh Glen in her father's will of 5 Apr 1813, perhaps the marriage was 1 June 1811 and not 1801. This would also explain why it was not in Nottingham's marriage book, being dated after the dates covered by his book.)5 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 229 (wills of Ann Glen and Duncan Glen).
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 155 (will of Thomas Custis Sr., son-in-law Francis Savage Extr).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 229 (will of Duncan Glen, wife Nancy).
  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. 220 (will of Isaiah Garrison, wife Adah).
  7. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 49 (will of Ann Bell).
  8. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 229 (will of James Glen, wife Kitturah).
  9. [S905] Howson Mapp Family Bible, Family record pages from this old Bible were kept in the Bible of his son, George T. Mapp, Accomack Co, VA.

Thomas H. Bell1,2

M, b. December 1818, d. 10 October 1882
FatherGeodiah (88) Bell b. c 1765, d. Nov 1825
MotherLeah Harmon b. c 1790
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
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 Edited30 May 2006
Birth*December 1818Thomas was born in December 1818 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Land cause*29 May 1833Thomas was named in a land cause on 29 May 1833 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas Bell, an infant child of Geodiah Bell, dec'd, who was a child of _____ Bell and Nancy, his wife, who was formerly Nancy Elliott who died in the life time of her nephew John T. Elliott, who died intestate in N'hamp Co, VA, some 10 years earlier..2 
Marriage*17 December 1844He married Margaret A. Bell, daughter of William H. (90) Bell and Rachael (86) Bradford, on 17 December 1844 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown only as Thomas H. Bell and Margaret Bell..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. Bell the head of HH#551, a 30 year old farmer. Listed with him was Margaret Bell, age 30..5 
Death*10 October 1882Thomas died on 10 October 1882 at age 63.3 
Burial*His body was interred at Thomas H. Bell Plot, Old Trower, Acc Co, VA.3 

Family

Margaret A. Bell b. 27 Nov 1819, d. 12 Nov 1876

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 50 (will of Geodiah).
  2. [S884] Stratton Nottingham, Northampton Co, VA, Land Causes 1731-1868 & Lancaster County, VA 1795-1848, p. 119-126 (suit for division of land of John T. Elliott).
  3. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  4. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  5. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Margaret A. Bell1

F, b. 27 November 1819, d. 12 November 1876
FatherWilliam H. (90) Bell b. c 1775, d. Jan 1827
MotherRachael (86) Bradford b. 9 Nov 1785, d. 17 Feb 1862
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
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 Edited31 May 2006
Birth*27 November 1819Margaret was born on 27 November 1819 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*8 January 1827Margaret was named in her father's will on 8 January 1827 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Margaret A. Bell in the will of William Bell..1 
Land cause*29 May 1833Margaret was named in a land cause on 29 May 1833 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret Bell, one of nine children of William Bell, who was one of the children of _____ Bell and Nancy his wife, who was an paternal aunt of John T. Elliott. She was also shown as an infant child, meaning under age 21..3 
Marriage*17 December 1844She married Thomas H. Bell, son of Geodiah (88) Bell and Leah Harmon, on 17 December 1844 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown only as Thomas H. Bell and Margaret Bell..4 
Census w/husband*1850Margaret was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret Bell, age 30 in HH#551, a 30 year old farmer..5 
Death*12 November 1876Margaret died on 12 November 1876 at age 56.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Thomas H. Bell Plot, Old Trower, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Margaret A. Bell, the wife of Thomas H. Bell..2 

Family

Thomas H. Bell b. Dec 1818, d. 10 Oct 1882
Marriage*17 December 1844She married Thomas H. Bell, son of Geodiah (88) Bell and Leah Harmon, on 17 December 1844 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown only as Thomas H. Bell and Margaret Bell..4 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 53 (will of William Bell).
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S884] Stratton Nottingham, Northampton Co, VA, Land Causes 1731-1868 & Lancaster County, VA 1795-1848, p. 119-126 (suit for division of land of John T. Elliott).
  4. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  5. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Ezekiel George Henry 'G.H.' Bloxom1

M, b. 5 April 1837
FatherEzekiel R. Bloxom b. 28 Oct 1806, d. 21 Oct 1851
MotherElizabeth Susan Drummond b. 1820, d. 5 Nov 1854
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited28 Aug 2016
Birth*5 April 1837Ezekiel was born on 5 April 1837 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Ezekiel was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Ezekiel Bloxom, age 13 in HH#553 headed by Ezekiel Bloxom, a 43 year old farmer with real estate valued at $5,500..2 
Marriage13 December 1853He married Sally A. Floyd, daughter of Thomas B. Floyd and Sally Ashby, on 13 December 1853 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family 1

Sally A. Floyd b. 6 Jan 1830, d. 9 Apr 1895
Children 1.Horace E. Bloxom3 b. 27 Sep 1857
 2.William Floyd Bloxom4 b. 26 Oct 1868, d. 22 Dec 1938

Family 2

Child 1.John M. Bloxom+ b. 2 Nov 1864, d. 23 Mar 1924

Citations

  1. [S550] Jean M. Mihalyka, Bible Records Accomack & Northampton County, Virginia, Vol. 12, p. 94-96, Anderson P. Bloxsom Bible.
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  3. [S550] Jean M. Mihalyka, Bible Records Accomack & Northampton County, Virginia, Vol. 17 (Thomas Floyd Bible).
  4. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.

Delilah Bloxom1

F, b. circa 1842
FatherEzekiel R. Bloxom b. 28 Oct 1806, d. 21 Oct 1851
MotherElizabeth Susan Drummond b. 1820, d. 5 Nov 1854
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited16 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1842Delilah was born circa 1842 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Delilah was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Delilah Bloxom, age 8 in HH#553 headed by Ezekiel Bloxom, a 43 year old farmer with real estate valued at $5,500..1 

Citations

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

Betsey 'Bettia' Eugenia Bloxom1

F, b. 2 January 1849
FatherEzekiel R. Bloxom b. 28 Oct 1806, d. 21 Oct 1851
MotherElizabeth Susan Drummond b. 1820, d. 5 Nov 1854
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited2 Jul 2014
Birth*2 January 1849Betsey was born on 2 January 1849 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Betsey was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Bettia Bloxom, age 1 in HH#553 headed by Ezekiel Bloxom, a 43 year old farmer with real estate valued at $5,500..2 

Citations

  1. [S550] Jean M. Mihalyka, Bible Records Accomack & Northampton County, Virginia, Vol. 12, p. 94-96, Anderson P. Bloxsom Bible.
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Sally Pruitt

F, b. circa 1819
Last Edited18 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1819Sally was born circa 1819 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850Sally was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Sally Pruitt, age 31 in HH#553 headed by Ezekiel Bloxom, a 43 year old farmer with real estate valued at $5,500..1 
Census w/another1860Sally was listed with another family in the census of in 1860 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Sally Pruit, age 39 in HH#443 headed by Wm. Pruit, age 75..2 

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.

John Kelly

M, b. circa 1828
Last Edited18 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1828John was born circa 1828 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850John was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Jno. Kelly, a 22 year old sailor in HH#553 headed by Ezekiel Bloxom, a 43 year old farmer with real estate valued at $5,500..1 

Citations

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

Arthur J. Watson

M, b. circa 1810
Last Edited18 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1810Arthur was born circa 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*9 January 1832He married Lucy Pitts on 9 January 1832 at Accomack Co, VA. James L. Darby was the security on the M.L.B. of Arthur J. Watson and Lucy Pitts..1 

Family

Lucy Pitts b. c 1810, d. 18 Feb 1887
Child 1.William Watson b. c 1840

Citations

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

Lucy Pitts

F, b. circa 1810, d. 18 February 1887
Last Edited18 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1810Lucy was born circa 1810 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*9 January 1832She married Arthur J. Watson on 9 January 1832 at Accomack Co, VA. James L. Darby was the security on the M.L.B. of Arthur J. Watson and Lucy Pitts..2 
Married Name9 January 1832 As of 9 January 1832,her married name was Watson. 
Census head*1850Lucy was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Lucy Watson the head of HH#556, age 40. Listed with her was Wm. Watson, age 10..1 
Death*18 February 1887Lucy died on 18 February 1887.3 
Burial*Her body was interred at Pitts Bur Gr, Pungoteague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Lucy (Pitts) Watson, wife of Arthur J. Watson, who died 18 Feb 1887 at the age of 76 years..3 

Family

Arthur J. Watson b. c 1810
Child 1.William Watson b. c 1840

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. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

William Watson1

M, b. circa 1840
FatherArthur J. Watson b. c 1810
MotherLucy Pitts b. c 1810, d. 18 Feb 1887
Last Edited18 Jun 2002
Birth*circa 1840William was born circa 1840 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1850William was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. Watson, age 10 in HH#556 headed by Lucy Watson, age 40..1 

Citations

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

Mitchell Scarborough West1

M, b. 10 October 1784, d. 8 September 1846
FatherSalathiel Milby (302) West b. c 1754, d. b 30 Sep 1800
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Thomas Welburne (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited6 Jul 2004
Birth*10 October 1784Mitchell was born on 10 October 1784 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*30 May 1814He married Margaret H. Rogers, daughter of Peter Rogers and Hester 'Esther' Colonna, on 30 May 1814 at Accomack Co, VA. William Joynes Jr. was the security on the M.L.B. of Mitchell S. West and Margaret Rodgers..3 
Death*8 September 1846Mitchell died on 8 September 1846 at age 61.2 
Burial*His body was interred at General West Place, Pungoteague, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Mitchell Scarborough West, the husband of Margaret H. West, who died at the age of 61 years, 10 months and 29 days..2 

Family

Margaret H. Rogers b. 4 Sep 1791, d. 19 May 1837
Children 1.Gen. Mitchell Wellington West+ b. 13 Mar 1815, d. 17 Jul 1899
 2.George S. West+ b. 31 Jan 1825, d. 16 Jul 1898

Citations

  1. [S820] Parker Barnes, Some Ancestors of Parker Barnes of Accomack County, Virginia, p. 120 (Scarburgh\West).
  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).

Margaret H. Rogers1

F, b. 4 September 1791, d. 19 May 1837
FatherPeter Rogers b. c 1758, d. b 31 Oct 1831
MotherHester 'Esther' Colonna b. c 1762, d. b 28 Aug 1837
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Thomas Welburne (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited6 Apr 2011
Birth*4 September 1791Margaret was born on 4 September 1791 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*30 May 1814She married Mitchell Scarborough West, son of Salathiel Milby (302) West, on 30 May 1814 at Accomack Co, VA. William Joynes Jr. was the security on the M.L.B. of Mitchell S. West and Margaret Rodgers..2 
Married Name30 May 1814 As of 30 May 1814,her married name was West. 
Death*19 May 1837Margaret died on 19 May 1837 at age 45.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at General West Place, Pungoteague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Margaret H. West, the wife of Mitchell Scarborough West and the daughter of Peter Rogers. She died at the age of 45 years, 9 months and 15 days..1 

Family

Mitchell Scarborough West b. 10 Oct 1784, d. 8 Sep 1846
Children 1.Gen. Mitchell Wellington West+ b. 13 Mar 1815, d. 17 Jul 1899
 2.George S. West+ b. 31 Jan 1825, d. 16 Jul 1898

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).