Thomas Mears1

M, b. circa 1845
FatherDavid B. Mears b. 27 Aug 1806, d. 16 Nov 1871
MotherJuliet Ann Ames b. 31 Dec 1808, d. 21 Apr 1868
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited29 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1845Thomas was born circa 1845 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Thomas was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Thos. Mears, age 5 in HH#649 headed by David Mears, a 44 year old farmer with real estate valued at $4,000..1 
Census w/parents1860Thomas was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Pungoteague PO, St.George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Thos. Mears, age 14 in HH#1004 headed by David Mears, a 53 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.

Rosetta Mears1

F, b. circa 1850, d. 20 October 1877
FatherDavid B. Mears b. 27 Aug 1806, d. 16 Nov 1871
MotherJuliet Ann Ames b. 31 Dec 1808, d. 21 Apr 1868
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited4 Nov 2006
Census w/parents*1850Rosetta was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Rositta Mears, age 4/12 in HH#649 headed by David Mears, a 44 year old farmer with real estate valued at $4,000..1 
Birth*circa 1850Rosetta was born circa 1850 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents1860Rosetta was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Pungoteague PO, St.George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Rosetta Mears, age 10 in HH#1004 headed by David Mears, a 53 year old farmer..2 
Death*20 October 1877Rosetta died on 20 October 1877 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Rosetta Mears, who died of bilious rheumatism at the age of 27. She was the daughter of David & Indie Mears, born in Acc Co. Her brother-in-law John R. Strugis gave the information..3 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

Elizabeth 'Betsy' Rayfield1,2

F, b. circa 1780
FatherMajor Rayfield I (Hunting Creek) b. c 1740, d. b 20 Oct 1798
MotherMary Anne Mackwilliam b. c 1740, d. Aug 1796
Last Edited9 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1780Elizabeth was born circa 1780 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*10 October 1797Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 10 October 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Elizabeth Rayfield in the will of Major Rayfield..1 
Land cause17 May 1799She was named in a land cause on 17 May 1799 at south of Parksley, west of R.R. tract, Hunting Creek, Accomack Co, VA. That a certain Finla McWilliams the elder was in his lifetime seized as of fee of and in a certain tract of land supposed to contain 400 acres, of which the premises in question is part; that being so seized on the 25 Mar. 1687, made his last will & testament and shortly afterwards died without having altered said will; that the said will was probated 16 Nov. 1687; that Finla McWilliams the younger & Overton, the sons of the said Finla McWilliams the elder, entered into the land devised them and were of their several parts respectively seized according to their several estates in the said will specified; that Overton McWilliams, one of the sons of the said Finla the elder, died leaving issue, which issue still survived at the time of the death of the said Finla the younger; that the said Finla the younger lived till 1762 and then died intestate and without issue, being seized at the time of his death of that part of the tract of 400 acres which his father, the said Finla the elder, had devised to him as aforesaid; that immediately after the death of the said Finla the younger, Charles Courtney, being the heir at law and the eldest son lawfully begotten of the body of Sarah, the daughter of the said Finla the elder, entered into the lands whereof the said Finla the younger had died seized as aforesaid, claiming title as heir of the said Sarah, who was then dead, under the will of the said Finla the elder; We also find that Mary, the wife of Abraham Turner, and only daughter and heir of the said Overton McWilliams, entered at the same time with the said Charles Courtney into the said lands whereof the said Finla the younger died seized as aforesaid, claiming title thereto as heir both of the said Finla the younger and the said Finla the elder; we find that the title to the said lands whereof the said Finla the younger died seized being in contest between the parties as aforesaid, the following deeds were respectively executed between them: A certain indenture from the said Charles Courtney to the said Abraham Turner, dated 30 Jan. 1764, & one other indenture from the said Abraham Turner dated the day and year aforesaid; we find that the said parties after the execution of the said deeds, to-wit: on the said 30 Jan. 1764, entered respectively into the lands in the said deeds respectively specified to them and remained possessed thereof; that the said Abraham Turner died on the ____ day of April, 1769 leaving issue two sons, Richard & William & three daughters Ritter, Dina & Peggy, having previously made his last will & testament; that Richard Turner, one of the said children of the said Abraham Turner, on the ____ day of ____ 1774, died an infant & without issue, and that William Turner, the younger of the two sons survived his said brother and arrived at lawful age in the year 1781; that Mary, the widow of the said Abraham Turner, having afterwards married with a certain Major Rayfield, remained on the lands which the said Charles Courtney had conveyed to the said Abraham Turner, and which are the premises in question, until the said William Turner, the younger of the two sons of the said Abraham Turner, had come to lawful age; that the said William Turner after coming to lawful age, to-wit: in the year 1781, entered upon the premises claiming title as heir of his said father whom he pretended held under the deed of the said Charles Courtney, and cleared a few acres of woodsland and built a house thereon and made other improvements; that on the ____ day of Aug. 1796, in the life of her said husband, Major Rayfield, the said Mary Rayfield died leaving issue the said William Turner, Dina, the wife of William Bull and Peggy the wife of Levi Ames, children of the first husband, Abraham Turner, and also Sarah Delastacion, an infant grandchild born of her daughter Ritter, then dec., who was a child of the said Abraham Turner, and leaving issue by the said last husband, Major Rayfield, the following children: William Betty, Major & Mary Rayfield; that Mary Rayfield, one of the children of the said Mary and Major Rayfield, after the death of her said mother, to-wit: on the 1 Sept. 1797, died an infant and without issue; We find that Major Rayfield, the husband of the said Mary the elder, continued in possession of the lands at the death of his said wife, claiming to hold the same as tenant by the curtesy; that the before named William Bull & Dianna his wife, & Levi Annis & Peggy his wife, on the 4 Oct. 1797 conveyed their right & interest in the said premises to the said Major Rayfield the elder; That Major Rayfield the elder by deed dated 21 May 1798 conveyed the said right & interest so purchased to the defendant Thomas Bayly; that on the ____ day of ____ 1799 the said Major Rayfield the elder died, and the said defendant Thomas Bayly entered into the premises claiming to hold part thereof in consideration of the right & interest conveyed to him by the said Major Rayfield aforesaid; that William, Elizabeth & Mary Rayfield, children of the said Major Rayfield the elder, entered into the premises and afterwards, to-wit: 7 Oct. 1799, by their deeds conveyed their interest and rights in the said premises to the said Thomas Bayly, the defendant, by virtue whereof the said Thomas Bayly entered into and became seized & possessed thereof according to the tenor of said last mentioned indenture; that William Turner aforesaid, after the death of his mother, died leaving issue the following children, Mary, Richard & John, Lessors of the plaintiff &c.3 
Marriage*6 January 1801She married Benjamin H. Ames, son of Levin Ames and Mary Hutchinson, on 6 January 1801 at Accomack Co, VA. Thomas Scarburgh was the security on the M.L.B. of Benjamin Ames and Betsy Rayfield..4 
Married Name6 January 1801 As of 6 January 1801,her married name was Ames. 
Land cause*1 November 1802Elizabeth was named in a land cause on 1 November 1802 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that a land cause was recorded wherein it was brought out that Mary, wife of Major Rayfield, had died in Aug 1796 leaving children by 2 husbands, including William, Elizabeth, Major & Mary by her last husband, Major Rayfield..2 

Family

Benjamin H. Ames b. c 1775

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 408 (will of Major Rayfield).
  2. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 49 (partition suit between Thomas Bayly & Mary, Richard & John Turner).
  3. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 65-67 (John Goodright, lessee of Mary Richard &c. vs. Richard Thrustout - Ejectment Proceedings).
  4. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

William (of Geo) Hyslop

M, b. circa 1780, d. before 31 December 1804
FatherGeorge Hyslop Sr.1 b. c 1750, d. b 17 Oct 1797
MotherJoyce Lewis b. c 1764
Last Edited22 Oct 2016
Birth*circa 1780William was born circa 1780 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Named as heir*18 August 1796William was named as a heir in a will on 18 August 1796 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Absalom Bradford gave wife Mary Bradford whole estate during her widow, but if she marry to be equally divided between William & George Hyslup, the sons of George Hyslup, Sr. Wife Mary Exec. Witt: Theophilus Bagge, George Hyslup, Levy Ames.2 
Will - Father's*7 April 1797William was named in his father's will on 7 April 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will George Hyslop gave wife Joice Hyslop all the estate that she received out of her mother Joice Lewis' estate To son William Hyslop plantation where I now live being 50 acres, he to pay my son George Hyslop 15 £ when said George arrives to the age of 21 years, & also to my son Smith Hyslop 15 £ when he comes to the age of 21 years. Daughter Molly Hyslop. Son George, daughter Betsy, & son Smith Hyslop residual legatees - Francis Savage Exr. Witt: James Lewis, John Lurton.1 
Land inherited*1797He inherited land in 1797 at tract A42, Quinby - Wachapreague, Accomack Co, VA. No disposition by Jonathan (50) Kellam (1708-1778) was ever found for the 50-acres balance of his land, and the piece was not again indentified in the records until 1797 when George Hyslop (wife Joice) left his 50-acres home place to a son William. Now Hyslop gained possession and the additional history of the land prior to his ownership were undetermined.3 
Marriage*1803He married Ann Arlington 'Nancy' Mears, daughter of William (of Jno) Mears and Sarah Arlington, in 1803 at Accomack Co, VA. Zorobabel Kellam was the security on the M.L.B. of William Hyslop and Nancy Mears. (Note: In Turman's marriage book the date is shown as 24 _____ 1803, so the month is unknown.)4 
Death*before 31 December 1804William died before 31 December 1804 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that John Arlington was named to settle the estate of William Hysolp. Henry Parker & Elisha Hornsby were securities..5 
Est settm't*27 October 1806William estate was settled on 27 October 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. 15 Dec 1805 (Audit), 27 Oct 1806 (Rec'd) - John Arlington Admr..6 

Family

Ann Arlington 'Nancy' Mears b. c 1780
Marriage*1803He married Ann Arlington 'Nancy' Mears, daughter of William (of Jno) Mears and Sarah Arlington, in 1803 at Accomack Co, VA. Zorobabel Kellam was the security on the M.L.B. of William Hyslop and Nancy Mears. (Note: In Turman's marriage book the date is shown as 24 _____ 1803, so the month is unknown.)4 
Child 1.John 'Jack' W. (of Wm) Hyslop+ b. 1804, d. 28 Nov 1836

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 407 (will of George Hyslop, wife Joice).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 446 (will of Absalom Bradford, wife Mary).
  3. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 768-769 (tract A42).
  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. 281 (adm. of William Hyslop).
  6. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 281 (settlement of William Hyslop).

Mary Emaline Ames1

F, b. 20 November 1820, d. 31 October 1903
FatherBenjamin H. Ames b. c 1775
MotherAnn Arlington 'Nancy' Mears b. c 1780
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#3)
Last Edited4 Nov 2006
Birth*20 November 1820Mary was born on 20 November 1820 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*28 September 1840She married Patrick B(ull) Mears, son of William (of Molly) Mears and Bridget Bull, on 28 September 1840 at Accomack Co, VA. Richard P. Rew & Edward H. Ames were the securities on the M.L.B. of Patrick B. Mears, widower, and Mary Emeline Ames..3 
Married Name28 September 1840 As of 28 September 1840,her married name was Mears. 
Administrator*31 December 1849Mary was named as administrator of an estate on 31 December 1849 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Mary E. Mears was named to settle the estate of Patrick B. Mears. John B. Mears, Joseph F. Ames & David Mears were securities..4 
Census w/sister*1850Mary was listed with her sister in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Emaline Mears, age 34 in HH#649 headed by David Mears, a 44 year old farmer with real estate valued at $4,000. Also listed was Juliett Mears, age 40, who was evidently her sister..5 
Marriage13 November 1853She married William Thomas Mears, son of William (of Molly) Mears and Elizabeth 'Betsy' Sherlock, on 13 November 1853 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown only as Thomas Mears, widower, and Emma Mears, widow. They were married by J. Allen..6 
Death*31 October 1903Mary died on 31 October 1903 at age 82.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Mears Bur Gr, Keller, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Mary E. Mears, wife of Wm. Thos. Mears, 20 Nov 1820 - 31 Oct 1903..2 

Family 1

Patrick B(ull) Mears b. 10 Feb 1811, d. 3 Dec 1849
Marriage*28 September 1840She married Patrick B(ull) Mears, son of William (of Molly) Mears and Bridget Bull, on 28 September 1840 at Accomack Co, VA. Richard P. Rew & Edward H. Ames were the securities on the M.L.B. of Patrick B. Mears, widower, and Mary Emeline Ames..3 

Family 2

William Thomas Mears b. 6 Jan 1828, d. 16 Nov 1888
Marriage13 November 1853She married William Thomas Mears, son of William (of Molly) Mears and Elizabeth 'Betsy' Sherlock, on 13 November 1853 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown only as Thomas Mears, widower, and Emma Mears, widow. They were married by J. Allen..6 
Child 1.Emma J. Mears+ b. 11 Jun 1856, d. 30 Jun 1890

Citations

  1. [S20] Lucy Ames Edwards, Ames, Mears and Allied Lines of Accomack County, Virginia, p. 10.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 371 (adm. of Patrick B. Mears).
  5. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  6. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Patrick B(ull) Mears1,2

M, b. 10 February 1811, d. 3 December 1849
FatherWilliam (of Molly) Mears b. c 1783, d. May 1837
MotherBridget Bull b. c 1790
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#3)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited15 Oct 2006
Birth*10 February 1811Patrick was born on 10 February 1811 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*28 December 1835He married Rose Ann 'Rosey B.' Mears, daughter of William (of Wm.) Mears and Elizabeth (172) Arlington, on 28 December 1835 at Accomack Co, VA. Lorenzo D. Mears & Levin Core were the securities on the M.L.B. of Patrick Mears and Rosey B. Mears. Another record from this source shows they were married 25 Mar 1835..3 
Will - Father's*15 January 1837Patrick was named in his father's will on 15 January 1837 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Security on MLB*15 January 1838Patrick was the security on a M.L.B. On 15 January 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Robert & Patrick Mears were the security on the M.L.B. of Robert Mears and Casey Gillett..3 
Marriage*28 September 1840He married Mary Emaline Ames, daughter of Benjamin H. Ames and Ann Arlington 'Nancy' Mears, on 28 September 1840 at Accomack Co, VA. Richard P. Rew & Edward H. Ames were the securities on the M.L.B. of Patrick B. Mears, widower, and Mary Emeline Ames..3 
Death*3 December 1849Patrick died on 3 December 1849 at age 38.1 
Burial*His body was interred at Mears Bur Gr, Keller, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Patrick B. Mears, the son of Wm. & Bridget Mears, who died at the age of 38 years, 9 months and 23 days..1 
Admin of estate*31 December 1849Administration of Patrick's estate was filed on 31 December 1849 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Mary E. Mears was named to settle the estate of Patrick B. Mears. John B. Mears, Joseph F. Ames & David Mears were securities.4 

Family 1

Rose Ann 'Rosey B.' Mears b. c 1815, d. b 28 Sep 1840
Marriage*28 December 1835He married Rose Ann 'Rosey B.' Mears, daughter of William (of Wm.) Mears and Elizabeth (172) Arlington, on 28 December 1835 at Accomack Co, VA. Lorenzo D. Mears & Levin Core were the securities on the M.L.B. of Patrick Mears and Rosey B. Mears. Another record from this source shows they were married 25 Mar 1835..3 

Family 2

Mary Emaline Ames b. 20 Nov 1820, d. 31 Oct 1903
Marriage*28 September 1840He married Mary Emaline Ames, daughter of Benjamin H. Ames and Ann Arlington 'Nancy' Mears, on 28 September 1840 at Accomack Co, VA. Richard P. Rew & Edward H. Ames were the securities on the M.L.B. of Patrick B. Mears, widower, and Mary Emeline Ames..3 

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 373 (will of William Mears of Molly).
  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. 371 (adm. of Patrick B. Mears).

Bridget Bull1

F, b. circa 1790
FatherWilliam (Young?) Bull b. c 1767
MotherDiana (of Abraham) Turner b. c 1764
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited29 May 2014
Birth*circa 1790Bridget was born circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*2 January 1808She married William (of Molly) Mears, son of John (122) Mears and Mary 'Molly' Beach, on 2 January 1808 at Accomack Co, VA. Francis Downing was the security on the M.L.B. of William Mears and Bridget Bull..2 
Married Name2 January 1808 As of 2 January 1808,her married name was Mears. 

Family

William (of Molly) Mears b. c 1783, d. May 1837
Children 1.John B(ull) Mears+ b. 7 Sep 1808, d. 10 Dec 1851
 2.Patrick B(ull) Mears b. 10 Feb 1811, d. 3 Dec 1849
 3.William B(ull) Mears b. 18 May 1820, d. 21 Apr 1849
 4.Robert Mears+ b. c 1820, d. Nov 1858
 5.James Mears b. c 1822

Citations

  1. [S20] Lucy Ames Edwards, Ames, Mears and Allied Lines of Accomack County, Virginia, p. 198.
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

William Thomas Mears1,2

M, b. 6 January 1828, d. 16 November 1888
FatherWilliam (of Molly) Mears b. c 1783, d. May 1837
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Sherlock b. c 1802
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Last Edited9 Jun 2015
Birth*6 January 1828William was born on 6 January 1828 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Biography*Proof of this William Thomas Mears being a son of William of Molly Mears is based on him being in the 1850 census with a brother and being buried in the same cemetery with this and other brothers. However, this would also mean that he had an older brother William Bull Mears. 
Census w/brother*1850William was listed with his brother in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. Mears, a 25 year old farmer in HH#697 headed by Jno. B. Mears of Wm., a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $4,500. (Note: John B. Mears had a brother, William, but he died in 1849 according to his tombstone.)1 
Marriage*28 January 1852He married Harriet Mason on 28 January 1852 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown only as William T. Mears and Harriet Mason. No other information was given..3 
Marriage*13 November 1853He married Mary Emaline Ames, daughter of Benjamin H. Ames and Ann Arlington 'Nancy' Mears, on 13 November 1853 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown only as Thomas Mears, widower, and Emma Mears, widow. They were married by J. Allen..4 
Death*16 November 1888William died on 16 November 1888 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA, at age 60. The Acc Co Death Register shows him as Wm. T. Mears, who died on 11 Oct 1888 of heart disease at the age of 61 years. He was born in Acc Co, a merchant and the husband of Emiline Mears. His son-in-law Geo. W. Jacob gave the information. The P.E. showed him as Wm. T. Mears, the father of Mrs. G.W. Jacob..2,5,6,7 
Burial*His body was interred at Mears Bur Gr, Keller, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as William Thomas Mears, buried next to Mary E. Mears, 6 Jan 1828 - 16 Nov 1888..2 

Family 1

Harriet Mason b. c 1825
Marriage*28 January 1852He married Harriet Mason on 28 January 1852 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown only as William T. Mears and Harriet Mason. No other information was given..3 

Family 2

Mary Emaline Ames b. 20 Nov 1820, d. 31 Oct 1903
Marriage*13 November 1853He married Mary Emaline Ames, daughter of Benjamin H. Ames and Ann Arlington 'Nancy' Mears, on 13 November 1853 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown only as Thomas Mears, widower, and Emma Mears, widow. They were married by J. Allen..4 
Child 1.Emma J. Mears+ b. 11 Jun 1856, d. 30 Jun 1890

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. [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).
  5. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  6. [S768] Compilers Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry W. Miles, Deaths from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers (from 30 Jun 1881 to 31 Dec 1912), P.E. 24 Nov 1888 issue.
  7. [S550] Jean M. Mihalyka, Bible Records Accomack & Northampton County, Virginia, Vol. 3, p. 19-20 (Thomas H. Jacob Bible).

Revel Garrison

M, b. circa 1823
Last Edited2 Jul 2002
Birth*circa 1823Revel was born circa 1823 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850Revel was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Revel Garrison, a 27 year old laborer in HH#649 headed by David Mears, a 44 year old farmer with real estate valued at $4,000..1 

Citations

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

Ann V. Reed1

F, b. circa 1840
FatherRev. Enoch Reed b. 3 Aug 1803, d. 6 Aug 1876
MotherAnn Teackle (150) Parramore b. 29 Nov 1799, d. 31 Jul 1876
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited12 May 2010
Birth*circa 1840Ann was born circa 1840 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 V. Read, age 10 and born in VA in HH#650 headed by Enoch Reed, a 41 year old farmer, born in New Jersey, with real estate valued at $4,000..1 

Citations

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

Dr. William Parramore Reed1,2

M, b. 16 December 1840, d. 2 March 1892
FatherRev. Enoch Reed b. 3 Aug 1803, d. 6 Aug 1876
MotherAnn Teackle (150) Parramore b. 29 Nov 1799, d. 31 Jul 1876
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited9 Aug 2018
Birth*16 December 1840William was born on 16 December 1840 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850William was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. B. Read, age 9 and born in VA in HH#650 headed by Enoch Reed, a 41 year old farmer, born in New Jersey, with real estate valued at $4,000..1 
Marriage*circa 1865He married Ann Townsend Yellot 'Nannie T.Y.' Armstrong circa 1865.3 
Census head*1870William was listed as a head of household in the census of 1870 at Locust Mount, St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. R. Reed, head of HH#LM808, a 30 year old M.D. Listed with him were Nannie T.S. Reed, a 32 year old house keeper, Nannie P.S. Reed, age 3; Isaac Poulson, a 29 year old black farm laborer; Susan Ward, a 35 year old black house keeper and Philby Ward, a 4 year old black male.4 
Death*2 March 1892He died on 2 March 1892 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 51.2 
Burial*William was buried at Wardtown, Acc Co, VA.2 

Family

Ann Townsend Yellot 'Nannie T.Y.' Armstrong b. 8 Jun 1830, d. 27 Nov 1881
Children 1.Nannie P.J. Reed2 b. 13 Mar 1867, d. 17 Dec 1886
 2.William A. Reed2 b. 19 Nov 1870, d. 2 Dec 1884
 3.Eliza Virginia Reed+2 b. 19 Aug 1872, d. 31 Jan 1938

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S1963] Robert Wise Wescott, to M.K. Miles.
  3. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S687] Gail Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 2, St. George's Parish.

Benjamin E. Reed1

M, b. circa 1843
FatherRev. Enoch Reed b. 3 Aug 1803, d. 6 Aug 1876
MotherAnn Teackle (150) Parramore b. 29 Nov 1799, d. 31 Jul 1876
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited12 May 2010
Birth*circa 1843Benjamin was born circa 1843 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Benjamin was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Benj. E. Read, age 7 and born in VA in HH#650 headed by Enoch Reed, a 41 year old farmer, born in New Jersey, with real estate valued at $4,000..1 

Citations

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

Arthur (87D) Bradford1

M, b. circa 1802, d. before 29 January 1838
FatherArthur (50D) Bradford b. bt 1755 - 1765, d. b 29 Sep 1823
MotherAnn 'Nancy' (-----) b. c 1765, d. b 28 Mar 1831
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 Edited24 Mar 2016
Birth*circa 1802Arthur was born circa 1802 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*24 April 1815Arthur was named in his father's will on 24 April 1815 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Arthur Bradford gave son Laban Bradford my land whereon I now live & 15 acres joining the land of Severn Richardson until he has issue & then to him (his issue). To son Arthur Bradford 50 acres in the swamp called the Bradford Land joining lands of John Lingo, John Bell & heirs of Smith Hyslop & 15 acres in the swamp being part of the land I purchased of Severn Richardson until he has issue & then to him (his issue). If either son dies without heirs, then to the other son. To wife Ann Bradford 1/3 of all my lands during her life for right in dower. To son Arthur my Negro boy Tony. To wife Ann my Negro woman Rachel during her life & then to son Laban. Also to son Laban … To Severn Richardson $50 & the bed I lent him when he was married & at his death to his son James Richardson. To daughter Elizabeth Roberts … & at her death to her daughter Elizar Roberts. To son Arthur Bradford … Remainder to wife Ann. Wife Ann Bradford Extr. Witt: James Edmunds, Asa J. Rodgers, Robins Mapp & Thomas Harrison.3 
Will - Mother's*29 January 1825Arthur was named in his mother's will on 29 January 1825 at Accomack Co, VA. In her will Nancy Bradford gave daughter Susey Richardson $30 & ... To Elizabeth Roberts $1 & ... To Laban Bradford ... To son Arthur Bradford ... After my debts are paid Laban Bradford & Arthur Bradford shall have the balance. Laban Bradford & Arthur Bradford Extr. Witt: Littleton Willis & Nancy Bradford.4 
Marriage*27 February 1832He married Elvira Heath, daughter of Major R. Heath and Peggy Harmon, on 27 February 1832 at Accomack Co, VA. Laban Bradford was security on the M.L.B. of Arthur Bradford and Elvira Heath of Major.5 
Marriage*2 December 1833He married Catharine 'Caty' Bell, daughter of William H. (90) Bell and Rachael (86) Bradford, on 2 December 1833 at Accomack Co, VA. Arthur & Laban Bradford were the securities on the M.L.B. of Arthur Bradford and Caty Bell of William..5 
Death*before 29 January 1838Arthur died before 29 January 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Arthur Bradford was granted to Thomas Nock with John Arlington & William B. Smith securities..1,6 

Family 1

Elvira Heath b. c 1807

Family 2

Catharine 'Caty' Bell b. 13 Aug 1805, d. 19 Sep 1882
Child 1.John W. Bradford b. 16 Oct 1835, d. 16 Apr 1905

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 209 (Richard Smith Family).
  2. [S578] Jody Powell, 1800, 1810, 1820 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 86 (will of Arthur Bradford, wife Ann).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 89 (will of Nancy Bradford).
  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. 86 (adm of Arthur Bradford to Thomas Nock).

Catharine 'Caty' Bell1,2,3

F, b. 13 August 1805, d. 19 September 1882
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 Edited23 Mar 2016
Birth*13 August 1805Catharine was born on 13 August 1805 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Will - Father's*8 January 1827Catharine was named in her father's will on 8 January 1827 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Caty Bell in the will of William Bell..3 
Heir - named as*9 January 1829Catharine 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.5 
Land cause*29 May 1833Catharine was named in a land cause on 29 May 1833 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as Catharine 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..6 
Marriage*2 December 1833She married Arthur (87D) Bradford, son of Arthur (50D) Bradford and Ann 'Nancy' (-----), on 2 December 1833 at Accomack Co, VA. Arthur & Laban Bradford were the securities on the M.L.B. of Arthur Bradford and Caty Bell of William..2 
Married Name2 December 1833 As of 2 December 1833,her married name was Bradford. 
Census head*1850Catharine was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Catharine Bradford the head of HH#651, age 45 with real estate valued at $700. Listed with her were Jno. W. Bradford, age 15; and Nancy Bell, age 50..1 
Census w/son*1860Catharine was listed with her son in the census of 1860 at Locust Mount, St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#962 was headed by John W. Bradford, a 25 year old merchant with real estate valued at $1,000 & personal property valued at $1,500. Listed with him were Catharine Bradford, age 55; Nancy Bell, age 58; John W. Phillips, a 24 year old sailor; Marg't Hatten, a 50 year old black cook; Sam'l Hatten, a 4 year old black male; and Wm. Bayley, a 35 year old black sawyer.7 
Death*19 September 1882She died on 19 September 1882 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 77.4 
Burial*Catharine was buried at Thomas H. Bell Plot, Old Tower, Accomack Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Katy Bradford, wife of Arthur Bradford, daughter of Wm & Rachel Bell, died 19 Sep 1882, age: 77/1/6.4 

Family

Arthur (87D) Bradford b. c 1802, d. b 29 Jan 1838
Marriage*2 December 1833She married Arthur (87D) Bradford, son of Arthur (50D) Bradford and Ann 'Nancy' (-----), on 2 December 1833 at Accomack Co, VA. Arthur & Laban Bradford were the securities on the M.L.B. of Arthur Bradford and Caty Bell of William..2 
Child 1.John W. Bradford b. 16 Oct 1835, d. 16 Apr 1905

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 53 (will of William Bell).
  4. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 62 (Bell et al to John G. Joynes).
  6. [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).
  7. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Nancy Bell1,2

F, b. 5 July 1801, d. 10 October 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)
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 Edited23 Mar 2016
Birth*5 July 1801Nancy was born on 5 July 1801 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*8 January 1827Nancy was named in her father's will on 8 January 1827 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Nancy Bell in the will of William Bell..2 
Heir - named as*9 January 1829Nancy 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 1833Nancy was named in a land cause on 29 May 1833 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as Nancy 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 
Census w/sister*1850Nancy was listed with her sister in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Nancy Bell, age 50 in HH#651 headed by Catharine Bradford, age 45 with real estate valued at $700..5 
Census w/sister1860She was listed with her sister in the census of 1860 at Locust Mount, St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#962 was headed by John W. Bradford, a 25 year old merchant with real estate valued at $1,000 & personal property valued at $1,500. Listed with him were Catharine Bradford, age 55; Nancy Bell, age 58; John W. Phillips, a 24 year old sailor; Marg't Hatten, a 50 year old black cook; Sam'l Hatten, a 4 year old black male; and Wm. Bayley, a 35 year old black sawyer.6 
Death*10 October 1876Nancy died on 10 October 1876 at age 75.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Thomas H. Bell Plot, Old Tower, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Nancy Bell, the daughter of Wm. & Rachel Bell, who died on 10 Oct 1876 at the age of 75 years, 3 months, and 5 days..1 

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 53 (will of William Bell).
  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. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  6. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

John W. Bradford1

M, b. 16 October 1835, d. 16 April 1905
FatherArthur (87D) Bradford b. c 1802, d. b 29 Jan 1838
MotherCatharine 'Caty' Bell b. 13 Aug 1805, d. 19 Sep 1882
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 Edited23 Mar 2016
Birth*16 October 1835John was born on 16 October 1835 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. W. Bradford, age 15 in HH#651 headed by Catharine Bradford, age 45 with real estate valued at $700..1 
Census head*1860John was listed as a head of household in the census of 1860 at Locust Mount, St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#962 was headed by John W. Bradford, a 25 year old merchant with real estate valued at $1,000 & personal property valued at $1,500. Listed with him were Catharine Bradford, age 55; Nancy Bell, age 58; John W. Phillips, a 24 year old sailor; Marg't Hatten, a 50 year old black cook; Sam'l Hatten, a 4 year old black male; and Wm. Bayley, a 35 year old black sawyer.3 
Death*16 April 1905John died on 16 April 1905 at age 69.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Kellam-Bell Cem, Old Trower, Acc Co, VA.2 

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

Adah Churn1,2

F, b. circa 1796, d. December 1859
FatherWilliam Churn b. c 1775
MotherNancy Harrison3 b. c 1770
Last Edited6 Sep 2016
Birth*circa 1796Adah was born circa 1796 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Census head*1850Adah was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Ada Churn the head of HH#652, age 54 with real estate valued at $100 and living alone. She was lisited next to Mary Mears, age 55..4 
Will*24 February 1854She made a will on 24 February 1854 at Accomack Co, VA. To my nephew George Mears ... To nephew Robert Mears $15. To my sister Molly Richardson my house that stands on her land. Balance to my niece Susan Mears & if she dies without lawful heirs, then to my sister Catherine Churn. John E. Ames Extr. Witt: James P. Haley, John E. Ames & William Phillips of A..1 
Death*December 1859Adah died in December 1859.1 
Probate*26 December 1859Adah's will was probated on 26 December 1859 at Accomack Co, VA. Samuel M. Turlington & Thomas H. James securities..1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 123 (will of Adah Churn).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns), p. 235 (marriage of Molly Churn of Wm. to John Richardson).
  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.

John T. Richardson1

M, b. circa 1800
FatherJohn Richardson b. c 1775
Last Edited4 May 2011
Birth*circa 1800John was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*11 November 1824He married Mary A. 'Molly' Churn, daughter of William Churn and Nancy Harrison, on 11 November 1824 at Accomack Co, VA. Jacob Bradford was the security on the M.L.B. of John Richardson of John and Molly Churn of Wm..2 
Will - Witnessed*25 April 1838John T. Richardson witnessed a will on 25 April 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Susan Ashby and John Richardson witnessed the will of Betsey Mears, widow of John.3 

Family

Mary A. 'Molly' Churn b. 15 Dec 1798, d. 10 Aug 1862
Children 1.Margaret A. Richardson+ b. 1 Mar 1830, d. 13 Mar 1911
 2.William Richardson b. c 1830
 3.Thomas Richardson b. c 1835
 4.Joseph A. Richardson+4 b. c 1838

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 277 (marriage of son Joseph A. Richardson).
  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. 366 (will of Betsey Mears, widow of John).
  4. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

John Richardson

M, b. circa 1775
Last Edited3 Jul 2002
Birth*circa 1775John was born circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Family

Child 1.John T. Richardson+ b. c 1800

Mary A. 'Molly' Churn1

F, b. 15 December 1798, d. 10 August 1862
FatherWilliam Churn b. c 1775
MotherNancy Harrison1 b. c 1770
Last Edited6 Sep 2016
Birth*15 December 1798Mary was born on 15 December 1798 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*11 November 1824She married John T. Richardson, son of John Richardson, on 11 November 1824 at Accomack Co, VA. Jacob Bradford was the security on the M.L.B. of John Richardson of John and Molly Churn of Wm..1 
Married Name11 November 1824 As of 11 November 1824,her married name was Richardson. 
Census head*1850Mary was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Molly Richardson the head of HH#969, age 57 and farming with real estate valued at $500. Listed with her were the following Richardsons: William, age 20; Margaret, age 19; Thomas, age 15; and Joseph, age 12..3 
Death*10 August 1862Mary died on 10 August 1862 at age 63.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Richardson Grave, Melfa, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Mary A. Richardson, 15 Dec 1798 - 10 Aug 1862..2 

Family

John T. Richardson b. c 1800
Children 1.Margaret A. Richardson+ b. 1 Mar 1830, d. 13 Mar 1911
 2.William Richardson b. c 1830
 3.Thomas Richardson b. c 1835
 4.Joseph A. Richardson+4 b. c 1838

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

William Churn

M, b. circa 1775
Last Edited6 Sep 2016
Birth*circa 1775William was born circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*24 December 1791He married Nancy Harrison on 24 December 1791 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown as William Churn and Nancy Harrison.1 
Marriage*10 December 1810William Churn married Margaret (-----) on 10 December 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. John Mears of Wm. was security on the M.L.B. of William Churn and Margaret Taylor, widow of Shady.1 

Family 1

Nancy Harrison b. c 1770
Children 1.Elizabeth 'Betsey' Churn+ b. c 1795, d. Apr 1839
 2.Adah Churn b. c 1796, d. Dec 1859
 3.Mary A. 'Molly' Churn+ b. 15 Dec 1798, d. 10 Aug 1862

Family 2

Margaret (-----) b. c 1780
Child 1.Catharine Churn b. c 1820

Citations

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

Catharine Churn1

F, b. circa 1820
FatherWilliam Churn b. c 1775
MotherMargaret (-----)2 b. c 1780
Last Edited6 Sep 2016
Birth*circa 1820Catharine was born circa 1820 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Census w/another*1850Catharine was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Catharine Churn, age 30 in HH#658 headed by Hester W. Nock, age 45 with real estate valued at $4,000..3 
Will - Sister's*24 February 1854Catharine was named in her sister's will on 24 February 1854 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as my sister Catherine Churn in the will of Adad Churn..1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 123 (will of Adah Churn).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  3. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Edwin S. Roberts

M, b. circa 1809
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited28 Apr 2016
Birth*circa 1809Edwin was born circa 1809 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*6 September 1830He married Elizabeth S. 'Betsy' Smith, daughter of George Smith (MP) and Elizabeth Custis Savage, on 6 September 1830 at Accomack Co, VA. George S. Savage was the security on the M.L.B. of Edwin S. Roberts and Elizabeth S. Smith. Another record from this source shows they were married on 7 Sep 1830..2 
Census head*1850Edwin was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Edward L. Smith, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $8,000, in HH#653 headed by Mary Mears, age 55. Listed with him were the following Roberts: Elizabeth L., age 40; George W., a 19 year old student; Virginia, age 16; Juliett L., age 14; Horace E., age 12; Sally, age 8; Victoria, age 6; Mary A., age 4; and Nathaniel , age 2/12..1 

Family

Elizabeth S. 'Betsy' Smith b. c 1810
Children 1.George W. Roberts b. c 1831
 2.Virginia E. Roberts b. 1 Jan 1834, d. 11 Nov 1886
 3.Juliette Smith Roberts+ b. 16 Sep 1836, d. 20 Oct 1912
 4.Horace E. Roberts b. c 1838
 5.Sally Roberts b. c 1842
 6.Victoria C. Roberts b. c 1844
 7.Mary Anna Roberts+ b. c 1846
 8.Nathaniel Roberts b. c 1850
 9.Sue F. Roberts3 b. c 1854

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

Elizabeth S. 'Betsy' Smith

F, b. circa 1810
FatherGeorge Smith (MP)1 b. c 1776, d. b 27 Nov 1837
MotherElizabeth Custis Savage1 b. c 1783
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited28 Apr 2016
Birth*circa 1810Elizabeth was born circa 1810 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*6 September 1830She married Edwin S. Roberts on 6 September 1830 at Accomack Co, VA. George S. Savage was the security on the M.L.B. of Edwin S. Roberts and Elizabeth S. Smith. Another record from this source shows they were married on 7 Sep 1830..3 
Married Name6 September 1830 As of 6 September 1830,her married name was Roberts. 
Will - Father's*29 October 1837Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 29 October 1837 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will George Smith (Matchapungo or M.P.) left his wife the plantation whereon I now live & man Caleb & woman Rachel & 1/3 of the residue of my Negroes as long as she lives & my secretary & my side that is now in Philadelphia & my tables in the big room & bureau. To son John B. Smith the plantation where he now lives containing 400 acres & a piece of land at the northwest end of my plantation whereon I now live ... running straight across the field through Ker Cut supposed to be 80 acres which was the land of John Savage. To son Nathaniel S. Smith my plantation in Bell's Neck where he now lives containing 400 acres. To son Hugh G. Smith at my wife's death the balance of my plantation where I now live adjoining George S. Savage, Lewis Roberts & others containing 400 acres & not including the land I bought of Arthur Powell & Abel Garrison's heirs & Hugh G. Smith is bound to pay George F. Smith $2,000. Also to H. G. Smith half of Clerk's Swamp. To son George F. Smith my Pungoteague land adjoining Smith Hyslop, Richard Mears & others containing 470 acres & … & my boy Henry Lewis & woman Dinah & child Hannah & the other half of Clerk's Swamp. To daughter Sally C. Henderson all my land laying over the road that I bought of Arthur Powell & adjoining Benjamin Floyd ... containing 110 acres. To my 2 daughters Betsy S. Roberts & Mary A. Moore the land that I bought of Abel Garrison's heirs adjoining the land where I now live & Thomas Harrison & others containing 202 acres. To my grandson George S. Bunting (under age) $1,000 & boy Jim. To John B. Smith my man Kier & ... To Nathaniel S. Smith my man Exer, my timber wheels & ... To son Hugh G. Smith my Pettyagor(?) & utensils ... & at my wife's death, my man Caleb & Rachel. Remainder to my 3 daughters Sally C. Henderson, Elizabeth S. Roberts & Mary A. Moore. My 3 sons John B. Smith, Nathaniel S. Smith & Hugh G. Smith Extr. Witt: Richard Walter Jr. & James Glen.1 
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 L. Roberts, age 40 in HH#653 headed by by Mary Mears, age 55. Also listed was Edward L. Roberts, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $8,000 who was evidently her husband..2 

Family

Edwin S. Roberts b. c 1809
Children 1.George W. Roberts b. c 1831
 2.Virginia E. Roberts b. 1 Jan 1834, d. 11 Nov 1886
 3.Juliette Smith Roberts+ b. 16 Sep 1836, d. 20 Oct 1912
 4.Horace E. Roberts b. c 1838
 5.Sally Roberts b. c 1842
 6.Victoria C. Roberts b. c 1844
 7.Mary Anna Roberts+ b. c 1846
 8.Nathaniel Roberts b. c 1850
 9.Sue F. Roberts4 b. c 1854

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 491 (will of George Smith, Matchapungo or M.P.).
  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. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

George W. Roberts1

M, b. circa 1831
FatherEdwin S. Roberts b. c 1809
MotherElizabeth S. 'Betsy' Smith b. c 1810
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited3 Jul 2002
Birth*circa 1831George was born circa 1831 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850George was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George W. Roberts, a 19 year old student in HH#653 headed by by Mary Mears, age 55. Also listed was Edward L. Roberts, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $8,000 who was evidently his father..1 

Citations

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

Virginia E. Roberts1

F, b. 1 January 1834, d. 11 November 1886
FatherEdwin S. Roberts b. c 1809
MotherElizabeth S. 'Betsy' Smith b. c 1810
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited19 Mar 2016
Birth*1 January 1834Virginia was born on 1 January 1834 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Virginia was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Virginia Roberts, age 16 in HH#653 headed by by Mary Mears, age 55. Also listed was Edward L. Roberts, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $8,000 who was evidently her father..2 
Marriage*29 March 1855She married William P. Beach, son of Geroge (441A) Beach and Rosey Nock, on 29 March 1855 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as William P. Beach, a 25 year old carpenter, the son of Geo. & Rosey Beach and she was shown as Virga E. Roberts, age 21, the daughter of Edwin S. & Eliz'th Roberts. They were married at the residence of Geo. Roberts by J.W.A. Elliott.3 
Married Name29 March 1855 As of 29 March 1855,her married name was Beach. 
Death*11 November 1886Virginia E. Roberts died on 11 November 1886 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 52.1 
Burial*Virginia was buried at Hyslup-Nock Plot, Trower, Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

William P. Beach b. 15 Jul 1830, d. 2 Nov 1893

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).

Juliette Smith Roberts1,2

F, b. 16 September 1836, d. 20 October 1912
FatherEdwin S. Roberts b. c 1809
MotherElizabeth S. 'Betsy' Smith b. c 1810
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek) (#1)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited14 Oct 2018
Birth*16 September 1836Juliette was born on 16 September 1836 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Juliette was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Juliet L. Roberts, age 14 in HH#653 headed by by Mary Mears, age 55. Also listed was Edward L. Roberts, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $8,000 who was evidently her father..3 
Marriage*12 January 1860She married George S. Garrison Jr., son of George Smith Garrison and Elizabeth S. Pusey, on 12 January 1860 at Locust Mount, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George S. Garrison, a 25 year old farmer, the son of George Garrison and she was shown as Juliet S. Roberts, age 20, the daughter of Edwin W. & Betsy Roberts. They were married by J.W.A. Elliott. George T. Mapp said they both were over age 21..4 
Married Name12 January 1860 As of 12 January 1860,her married name was Garrison. 
Marriage25 August 1874She married George K. Turner Jr., son of John (of Hillary) Turner and Mary 'Molly' Kellam, on 25 August 1874 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as George K. Turner, a 62 year old widowed farmer, the son of John & Mary Turner and she was shown as Juliet S. Garrison, a 38 year old widow, the daughter of Edwin L. & Elizabeth Roberts. They were married by J.E. Humphreys..4 
Married Name25 August 1874 As of 25 August 1874,her married name was Turner. 
Death*20 October 1912Juliette Smith Roberts died on 20 October 1912 at Northampton Co, VA, at age 76.2 
Burial*Juliette was buried at Belle Haven Cemetery, Accomack Co, VA. The tombstone book shows her as Juliette S. Turner, leaving 2 children: E. Lee Garrison & Georgie E. Kellam.2 

Family

George S. Garrison Jr. b. c 1836, d. b 1874
Marriage*12 January 1860She married George S. Garrison Jr., son of George Smith Garrison and Elizabeth S. Pusey, on 12 January 1860 at Locust Mount, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George S. Garrison, a 25 year old farmer, the son of George Garrison and she was shown as Juliet S. Roberts, age 20, the daughter of Edwin W. & Betsy Roberts. They were married by J.W.A. Elliott. George T. Mapp said they both were over age 21..4 
Children 1.Edwin L. Garrison2 b. 1861, d. 1928
 2.Georgie Elizabeth Garrison1 b. 2 May 1863, d. 7 Mar 1930

Citations

  1. [S550] Jean M. Mihalyka, Bible Records Accomack & Northampton County, Virginia, Vol 8, p. 10-11 (James Henry Kellam Bible).
  2. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  3. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  4. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Horace E. Roberts1

M, b. circa 1838
FatherEdwin S. Roberts b. c 1809
MotherElizabeth S. 'Betsy' Smith b. c 1810
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants 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 Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
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 Edited7 Jul 2002
Birth*circa 1838Horace was born circa 1838 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Horace was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Horace E. Roberts, age 12 in HH#653 headed by by Mary Mears, age 55. Also listed was Edward L. Roberts, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $8,000 who was evidently his father..1 
Marriage*2 January 1881He married Elizabeth 'Bettea' Ashby, daughter of David Ashby and Adah Fletcher, on 2 January 1881 at Bells Neck, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Horace E. Roberts, a 42 year old widowed farmer, the son of Edwin S. & Eliz'th Roberts and she was shown as Elizabeth Ashby, age 41 and single, the daughter of David & Ada Ashby. They were married by J.E. Humphreys..2 
Reported death*10 November 1894Horace reported a death on 10 November 1894 at District 2, Acc Co, VA. It was on this date that H.E. Roberts reported the death of his mother-in-law, Adah Willis, who died of liver disease at the age of 80 years..3 

Family

Elizabeth 'Bettea' Ashby b. c 1837

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. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

Sally Roberts1

F, b. circa 1842
FatherEdwin S. Roberts b. c 1809
MotherElizabeth S. 'Betsy' Smith b. c 1810
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited3 Jul 2002
Birth*circa 1842Sally was born circa 1842 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 Roberts, age 8 in HH#653 headed by by Mary Mears, age 55. Also listed was Edward L. Roberts, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $8,000 who was evidently her father..1 

Citations

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

Victoria C. Roberts1,2

F, b. circa 1844
FatherEdwin S. Roberts b. c 1809
MotherElizabeth S. 'Betsy' Smith b. c 1810
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
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 Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited26 Aug 2006
Birth*circa 1844Victoria was born circa 1844 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Victoria was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Victoria Roberts, age 6 in HH#653 headed by by Mary Mears, age 55. Also listed was Edward L. Roberts, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $8,000 who was evidently her father..1 
Marriage*14 January 1861She married George T. Mapp, son of John D. Mapp and Tabitha Ann Ames, on 14 January 1861 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as George T. Mapp Jr. and she was shown as Victoria C. Roberts, daughter of Edwin S. Roberts who gave consent. Joseph C. Savage said he was over age 21..2 
Married Name14 January 1861 As of 14 January 1861,her married name was Mapp. 

Family

George T. Mapp b. c 1837

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).

Mary Anna Roberts1

F, b. circa 1846
FatherEdwin S. Roberts b. c 1809
MotherElizabeth S. 'Betsy' Smith b. c 1810
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek) (#1)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Last Edited5 Aug 2006
Birth*circa 1846Mary was born circa 1846 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary A. Roberts, age 4 in HH#653 headed by by Mary Mears, age 55. Also listed was Edward L. Roberts, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $8,000 who was evidently her father..1 
Marriage*13 March 1867She married George Smith G. Mears Sr., son of John Savage Mears and Sarah D. 'Sally' Mapp, on 13 March 1867 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as George S.G. Mears, a 23 year old farmer, the son of Jno. S. & Sarah D. Mears and she was shown as Marianna Roberts, age 19, the daughter of Edum S. & Betsy S. Roberts. They were married by J.W.A. Elliott..2 
Married Name13 March 1867 As of 13 March 1867,her married name was Mears. 

Family

George Smith G. Mears Sr. b. 1843, d. 1885
Children 1.Virginia Catherine S. 'Kate' Mears b. c 1869
 2.James E.C. Mears b. c 1870
 3.Virginia Mears b. c 1872
 4.George S.G. Mears Jr. b. c 1874
 5.G. Hendricks Mears b. c 1876

Citations

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

Nathaniel Roberts1

M, b. circa 1850
FatherEdwin S. Roberts b. c 1809
MotherElizabeth S. 'Betsy' Smith b. c 1810
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited3 Jul 2002
Census w/parents*1850Nathaniel was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Nathaniel Roberts, age 2/12 in HH#653 headed by by Mary Mears, age 55. Also listed was Edward L. Roberts, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $8,000 who was evidently his father..1 
Birth*circa 1850Nathaniel was born circa 1850 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Citations

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

William B. Mears1,2

M, b. 17 June 1791, d. 1 October 1846
FatherHillary Mears b. c 1759, d. 1 Apr 1836
MotherEuphemia 'Famey' (93) Bell b. c 1765, d. b 29 May 1833
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 Edited4 Nov 2006
Birth*17 June 1791William was born on 17 June 1791 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Marriage*28 August 1815He married Mary 'Molly' Phillips on 28 August 1815 at Accomack Co, VA. John Mears was the security on the M.L.B. of William B. Mears and Mary Phillips..4 
Will - Uncle's*13 December 1824William was named in his uncle's will on 13 December 1824 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as William B. Mears of Hillary in the will and settlement of John Elliott Sr. who was his great uncle..1 
Land cause*29 May 1833William was named in a land cause on 29 May 1833 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as William Mears, a child of Hillars Mears and Euphemia his wife, 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. On 12 Jul 1828 Jesse, George, William B. and Betsey, alias Elizabeth Meats, and the aforesaid Nancy B. Turlington, together with Betsey, the wife of the said Jesse, Patsy, the wife of the said George, Molly the wife of the said William B. Mears, and the aforesaid John Turlington, the husband of the aforesaid Nancy B. Turlington, conveyed to your orator John G. Joynes all their right, title and interest in said estate..2 
Death*1 October 1846William died on 1 October 1846 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 55. On 30 Dec 1850 it was recorded that Hillary Mears, a soldier of the Rev. War, died circa 1 Apr 1836, leaving no widow, but leaving the following children: William B. Mears, Jesse Mears, Nancy Mears who married John Turlington, George Mears and Elizabeth Mears. Since his death the following have died: Nancy Turlington, wife of said John Turlington, who left the following children: William T. Turlington and Nathaniel Turlington who are 21 years of age and upwards, Elizabeth A. Turlington and John H. Turlington, minors; Peter Turlington is their guardian. William B. Mears died leaving children: David P. Mears, who is 21 year old or older, Jesse Mears and Thomas Mears who are minors. George H. Bell is admr. of the estate of Hillary Mears..5,3 
Burial*His body was interred at Thomas H. Bell Plot, Old Trower, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone showed him as William B. Mears, 17 Jun 1791 - 1 Oct 1846. Mihalyka was unable to verify this information..3 

Family

Mary 'Molly' Phillips b. c 1795, d. 12 Aug 1872
Children 1.David P. Mears b. c 1816, d. 28 Apr 1893
 2.Jesse Mears b. c 1833
 3.Thomas Mears b. c 1835

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 188 (will & settlement of John Elliott Sr.).
  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. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 69.

Mary 'Molly' Phillips

F, b. circa 1795, d. 12 August 1872
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 Edited27 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1795Mary was born circa 1795 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*28 August 1815She married William B. Mears, son of Hillary Mears and Euphemia 'Famey' (93) Bell, on 28 August 1815 at Accomack Co, VA. John Mears was the security on the M.L.B. of William B. Mears and Mary Phillips..2 
Married Name28 August 1815 As of 28 August 1815,her married name was Mears. 
Census head*1850Mary was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Mears the head of HH#653, age 55. Listed with her were Betsy Beloate, age 40 and David P. Mears, a 34 year old farmer. Listed below these 3 person were Edward L. Roberts, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $8,000. Listed below him were a wife and 7 Roberts' children and 3 others. (Note: Edward Roberts was probably the head of a different house hold and the census taker did not list a separate number for it.)1 
Census w/son*1860Mary was listed with her son in the census of in 1860 at Locustville P.O., St.George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Mears, age 45 (probably 65) in HH#496 headed by David P. Mears, a 44 year old ship carpenter..3 
Death*12 August 1872Mary died on 12 August 1872 at Lee District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Mears, who died of consumption at the age of 77 years. She was born in Acc Co and a widow. Her son David Mears gave the information..4 

Family

William B. Mears b. 17 Jun 1791, d. 1 Oct 1846
Children 1.David P. Mears b. c 1816, d. 28 Apr 1893
 2.Jesse Mears b. c 1833
 3.Thomas Mears b. c 1835

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.
  4. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

David P. Mears1,2

M, b. circa 1816, d. 28 April 1893
FatherWilliam B. Mears b. 17 Jun 1791, d. 1 Oct 1846
MotherMary 'Molly' Phillips b. c 1795, d. 12 Aug 1872
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 Edited27 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1816David was born circa 1816 at Accomack Co, VA.2,1 
Census w/mother*1850David was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as David P. Mears, a 34 year old farmer in HH#653 headed by by Mary Mears, age 55..2 
Anecdote*30 December 1850 On 30 Dec 1850 it was recorded that Hillary Mears, a soldier of the Rev. War, died circa 1 Apr 1836, leaving no widow, but leaving the following children: William B. Mears, Jesse Mears, Nancy Mears who married John Turlington, George Mears and Elizabeth Mears. Since his death the following have died: Nancy Turlington, wife of said John Turlington, who left the following children: William T. Turlington and Nathaniel Turlington who are 21 years of age and upwards, Elizabeth A. Turlington and John H. Turlington, minors; Peter Turlington is their guardian. William B. Mears died leaving children: David P. Mears, who is 21 year old or older, Jesse Mears and Thomas Mears who are minors. George H. Bell is admr. of the estate of Hillary Mears.3 
Census head*1860David 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 David P. Mears the head of HH#496, a 44 year old ship carpenter with real estate valued at $1,200 and personal property valued at $50. Listed with him were Mary Mears, age 45 (probably 65) and Betsey Beloate, age 49..4 
Reported death*12 August 1872David reported a death on 12 August 1872 at Lee District, Acc Co, VA. It was on this date that David Mears reported the death of him mother Mary Mears, who died of consumption at the age of 77 years..1 
Death*28 April 1893David died on 28 April 1893 at District 2, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as David T. Mears, who died of unknown causes at the age of 77 years. He was the son of Wm. & Mollie Mears, born in VA. His cousin Mary Mears 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.
  3. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 69.
  4. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Betsy Belote widow?

F, b. circa 1810, d. 15 September 1893
Last Edited3 Jul 2002
Birth*circa 1810Betsy was born circa 1810 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850Betsy was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Betsy Beloate, age 40 in HH#653 headed by by Mary Mears, age 55, who may have been her sister..1 
Death*15 September 1893Betsy died on 15 September 1893 at District 2, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Betsy Beloate, who died of unknown causes at the age of 85 years. She was born in VA and a lady. Her friend Mary Mears gave the information..2 

Citations

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

Leah Dalby widow?

F, b. circa 1815
Last Edited3 Jul 2002
Birth*circa 1815Leah was born circa 1815 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850Leah was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Leah Dalby, age 35 in HH#653 headed by by Mary Mears, age 55. Also listed was Edward L. Roberts, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $8,000. She may have a sister of Edward Roberts..1 

Citations

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

Hugh Gordon Smith1

M, b. 18 August 1805, d. 19 July 1879
FatherGeorge Smith (MP)2 b. c 1776, d. b 27 Nov 1837
MotherElizabeth Custis Savage3 b. c 1783
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Sep 2015
Birth*18 August 1805Hugh was born on 18 August 1805 at Accomack Co, VA. According to Brice Clagett he was the son of George M.P. Smith & his wife Elizabeth Custis Savage..4,1 
Marriage*8 February 1832He married Margaret Esther Floyd Rogers, daughter of Richard Rogers and Esther Wyatt Floyd, on 8 February 1832 at Accomack Co, VA. George S. Savage was the security on the M.L.B. of Hugh G. Smith and Margaret E.S. Rodgers, orphan of Richard..5 
Will - Father's*29 October 1837Hugh was named in his father's will on 29 October 1837 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will George Smith (Matchapungo or M.P.) left his wife the plantation whereon I now live & man Caleb & woman Rachel & 1/3 of the residue of my Negroes as long as she lives & my secretary & my side that is now in Philadelphia & my tables in the big room & bureau. To son John B. Smith the plantation where he now lives containing 400 acres & a piece of land at the northwest end of my plantation whereon I now live ... running straight across the field through Ker Cut supposed to be 80 acres which was the land of John Savage. To son Nathaniel S. Smith my plantation in Bell's Neck where he now lives containing 400 acres. To son Hugh G. Smith at my wife's death the balance of my plantation where I now live adjoining George S. Savage, Lewis Roberts & others containing 400 acres & not including the land I bought of Arthur Powell & Abel Garrison's heirs & Hugh G. Smith is bound to pay George F. Smith $2,000. Also to H. G. Smith half of Clerk's Swamp. To son George F. Smith my Pungoteague land adjoining Smith Hyslop, Richard Mears & others containing 470 acres & … & my boy Henry Lewis & woman Dinah & child Hannah & the other half of Clerk's Swamp. To daughter Sally C. Henderson all my land laying over the road that I bought of Arthur Powell & adjoining Benjamin Floyd ... containing 110 acres. To my 2 daughters Betsy S. Roberts & Mary A. Moore the land that I bought of Abel Garrison's heirs adjoining the land where I now live & Thomas Harrison & others containing 202 acres. To my grandson George S. Bunting (under age) $1,000 & boy Jim. To John B. Smith my man Kier & ... To Nathaniel S. Smith my man Exer, my timber wheels & ... To son Hugh G. Smith my Pettyagor(?) & utensils ... & at my wife's death, my man Caleb & Rachel. Remainder to my 3 daughters Sally C. Henderson, Elizabeth S. Roberts & Mary A. Moore. My 3 sons John B. Smith, Nathaniel S. Smith & Hugh G. Smith Extr. Witt: Richard Walter Jr. & James Glen.3 
Census head*1850Hugh was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Hugh G. Smith the head of HH#654, a 45 year old farmer with real estate valued at $18,000. Listed with him were the following Smiths: Margaret E., age 34; Cordelia, age 13; Frances, age 9; George M., age 4; and Margaret, age 1. Also listed was Margaret E. Ward, age 20..6 
Death*19 July 1879Hugh died on 19 July 1879 at age 73.4 
Burial*His body was interred at Coal Kiln, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Hugh G. Smith, the husband of Margaret E. Smith..4 

Family

Margaret Esther Floyd Rogers b. 15 Aug 1814, d. 11 Jun 1897
Children 1.Cordelia E. 'Cordie' Smith+ b. c 1837, d. 11 Jan 1881
 2.Francis 'Frank' Savage Smith+ b. 13 Feb 1841, d. 11 Jul 1920
 3.George M. Smith b. c 1846
 4.Margaret Smith b. c 1849
 5.Harwood R. Smith7 b. c 1855

Citations

  1. [S2058] Brice M. Clagett of Washington DC, Floyd Report (located in the Emma Smith McMath's Genealogy collection at E.S.P.L.), p. 14.
  2. [S2058] Brice M. Clagett of Washington DC, Floyd Report (located in the Emma Smith McMath's Genealogy collection at E.S.P.L.), p. 14 (notes provided by Emma Smith McMath).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 491 (will of George Smith, Matchapungo or M.P.).
  4. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  5. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  6. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  7. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.

Margaret Esther Floyd Rogers1,2

F, b. 15 August 1814, d. 11 June 1897
FatherRichard Rogers b. c 1775
MotherEsther Wyatt Floyd b. 29 Mar 1794, d. 29 Aug 1870
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited4 Oct 2018
Birth*15 August 1814Margaret was born on 15 August 1814 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Marriage*8 February 1832She married Hugh Gordon Smith, son of George Smith (MP) and Elizabeth Custis Savage, on 8 February 1832 at Accomack Co, VA. George S. Savage was the security on the M.L.B. of Hugh G. Smith and Margaret E.S. Rodgers, orphan of Richard..4 
Married Name8 February 1832 As of 8 February 1832,her married name was Smith. 
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 E. Smith, age 34 in HH#654 headed by Hugh Smith, a 45 year old farmer with real estate valued at $18,000..5 
Death*11 June 1897Margaret died on 11 June 1897 at age 82. Mrs. Margaret Smith is said to have owned 93 slaves in her own right..3,6 
Burial*Her body was interred at Coal Kiln, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Margaret E. Smith, the wife of Hugh G. Smith..3 

Family

Hugh Gordon Smith b. 18 Aug 1805, d. 19 Jul 1879
Children 1.Cordelia E. 'Cordie' Smith+ b. c 1837, d. 11 Jan 1881
 2.Francis 'Frank' Savage Smith+ b. 13 Feb 1841, d. 11 Jul 1920
 3.George M. Smith b. c 1846
 4.Margaret Smith b. c 1849
 5.Harwood R. Smith7 b. c 1855

Citations

  1. [S2458] Susan Taylor Smith Haberly,.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Smith Family Tree by s4706 (Susan Haberly).
  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.
  6. [S2058] Brice M. Clagett of Washington DC, Floyd Report (located in the Emma Smith McMath's Genealogy collection at E.S.P.L.), p. 14.
  7. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.

Richard Rogers

M, b. circa 1775
Last Edited4 Jul 2002
Birth*circa 1775Richard was born circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*11 October 1813He married Esther Wyatt Floyd, daughter of Berry (son of Berry) Floyd and Peggy Wyatt, on 11 October 1813 at Northampton Co, VA. John Joynes was the security on the M.L.B. of Richard Rogers and Esther Floyd and gave consent for Esther Floyd who was his ward. Thos. N. Wedgeon was a witness..1 

Family

Esther Wyatt Floyd b. 29 Mar 1794, d. 29 Aug 1870
Child 1.Margaret Esther Floyd Rogers+ b. 15 Aug 1814, d. 11 Jun 1897

Citations

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

Cordelia E. 'Cordie' Smith1

F, b. circa 1837, d. 11 January 1881
FatherHugh Gordon Smith b. 18 Aug 1805, d. 19 Jul 1879
MotherMargaret Esther Floyd Rogers b. 15 Aug 1814, d. 11 Jun 1897
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
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 Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited4 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1837Cordelia was born circa 1837 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Cordelia was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Cordelia Smith, age 13 in HH#654 headed by Hugh Smith, a 45 year old farmer with real estate valued at $18,000..2 
Marriage*8 March 1857She married Capt. Littleton Thomas LeCato (postmaster), son of Nathaniel B(Bradford) (of Littleton) LeCato and Elizabeth G. Walter, on 8 March 1857 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Littlton T. LeCato, a 25 year old merchant, the son of Nath'l B. & Elizabeth LeCato and she was shown as Cordie E. Smith, age 18, the daughter of Hugh G. & Marg't Smith.1 
Married Name8 March 1857 As of 8 March 1857,her married name was LeCato. 
Census w/husband*1860Cordelia was listed with her husband in the census of 1860 at Locust Mount, St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#952 was headed by Littleton LaCato, a 29 year old farmer with real estate valued at $3,000. Listed with him were Cordelia E. LaCato, age 21; Bettie S. LaCato, age 1; and John Jubliee, a 12 year old black male.3 
Death*11 January 1881She died on 11 January 1881 at Jacksonville, FL.4 
Burial*Cordelia was buried at Coal Kiln Cemetery, Accomack Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Cordie E. Smith LeCato, the wife of L.T. LaCato, who died in Jacksonville, FL on 11 Jan 1881, age: 43 years.4 

Family

Capt. Littleton Thomas LeCato (postmaster) b. 5 May 1831, d. 19 Mar 1909
Marriage*8 March 1857She married Capt. Littleton Thomas LeCato (postmaster), son of Nathaniel B(Bradford) (of Littleton) LeCato and Elizabeth G. Walter, on 8 March 1857 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Littlton T. LeCato, a 25 year old merchant, the son of Nath'l B. & Elizabeth LeCato and she was shown as Cordie E. Smith, age 18, the daughter of Hugh G. & Marg't Smith.1 
Children 1.Elizabeth 'Bessie' Smith LeCato+5 b. 10 Dec 1858, d. 16 Jul 1900
 2.Edwin 'Ned' Francis LeCato6 b. 31 Jul 1860, d. 18 Oct 1891
 3.Hugh Thomas LeCato6 b. 19 May 1862, d. 24 Apr 1863
 4.Henrietta LeCato6 b. c 1864
 5.George Hugh LeCato4 b. 10 Jan 1864, d. 4 Sep 1913
 6.Margaret 'Maggie' 'Peddie' Elizabeth LeCato6 b. 20 Oct 1865, d. 17 Jan 1885
 7.Mary 'Mamie' LeCato6 b. 15 Aug 1868, d. 14 Jul 1944
 8.Susan 'Susie' Cordelia LeCato6 b. 28 Sep 1871, d. 1944
 9.Eva Rogers LeCato6 b. 15 Apr 1874, d. 31 Dec 1963
 10.Emma 'Mom Em' Walter LeCato6 b. 20 Aug 1876, d. 29 Jul 1963

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.
  3. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  5. [S772] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Deaths from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912, PE 21 Jul 1900 issue (death of Elizabeth LeCato McMath).
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Smith Family Tree by s4706 (Susan Haberly).

Francis 'Frank' Savage Smith1,2

M, b. 13 February 1841, d. 11 July 1920
FatherHugh Gordon Smith b. 18 Aug 1805, d. 19 Jul 1879
MotherMargaret Esther Floyd Rogers b. 15 Aug 1814, d. 11 Jun 1897
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek) (#1)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited4 Oct 2018
Birth*13 February 1841Francis was born on 13 February 1841 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Census w/parents*1850Francis was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Frances Smith, age 9 (female) in HH#654 headed by Hugh Smith, a 45 year old farmer with real estate valued at $18,000..4 
Marriage*26 January 1871He married Emma Susan 'Emma Sue' LeCato, daughter of Rev. Littleton Kellam (of Littleton) LeCato and Mary Custis Fosque, on 26 January 1871 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Francis S. Smith, a 29 year old farmer, the son of Hugh G. & Marg't E. Smith and she was shown as Emma S. LeCato, age 22, the daughter of Littleton K. & Mary LeCato. They were married by J.E. Humphreys..5 
Death*11 July 1920Francis 'Frank' Savage Smith died on 11 July 1920 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 79.3 
Burial*Francis was buried at Coal Kiln, Accomack Co, VA. The tombstone book shows him as Francis S. Smith, husband of E.S; son of H.G. & Marg't (Rodgers), 13 Feb 1841 - 11 July 1920.3 

Family

Emma Susan 'Emma Sue' LeCato b. 26 Sep 1847, d. 22 Jan 1904
Children 1.Mary 'Mame' Rogers Smith+ b. 15 Mar 1873, d. 29 Apr 1960
 2.Emma Cordelia Smith+6 b. 1875, d. 1956
 3.Harry Littleton LeCato Smith Sr. DDS+2 b. 21 Mar 1883, d. 14 Dec 1967

Citations

  1. [S2458] Susan Taylor Smith Haberly,.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Smith Family Tree by s4706 (Susan Haberly).
  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. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  6. [S771] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Marriages from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912, P.E. 6 June 1903 issue.

George M. Smith1

M, b. circa 1846
FatherHugh Gordon Smith b. 18 Aug 1805, d. 19 Jul 1879
MotherMargaret Esther Floyd Rogers b. 15 Aug 1814, d. 11 Jun 1897
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited4 Jul 2002
Birth*circa 1846George was born circa 1846 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850George was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George M. Smith, age 4 in HH#654 headed by Hugh Smith, a 45 year old farmer with real estate valued at $18,000..1 

Citations

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

Margaret Smith1

F, b. circa 1849
FatherHugh Gordon Smith b. 18 Aug 1805, d. 19 Jul 1879
MotherMargaret Esther Floyd Rogers b. 15 Aug 1814, d. 11 Jun 1897
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited4 Jul 2002
Birth*circa 1849Margaret was born circa 1849 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret Smith, age 1 in HH#654 headed by Hugh Smith, a 45 year old farmer with real estate valued at $18,000..1 

Citations

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

Margaret E. Ward

F, b. circa 1830
Last Edited4 Jul 2002
Birth*circa 1830Margaret was born circa 1830 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850Margaret was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret E. Ward, age 20 in HH#654 headed by Hugh Smith, a 45 year old farmer with real estate valued at $18,000..1 

Citations

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

William (of Abel & Sally) Bradford1

M, b. circa 1803
FatherAbel (of Zephaniah) Bradford1 b. bt 1770 - 1775, d. b 1840
MotherSarah 'Sally' (-----)2 b. c 1780, d. b 1830
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
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 Edited24 Mar 2016
Birth*circa 1803William was born circa 1803 at Bradford Neck, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*17 February 1831He married Nancy Mears, daughter of William Mears, on 17 February 1831 at Accomack Co, VA. Joshua Turner was the security on the M.L.B. of William Bradford and Nancy Mears of Wm..3 
Census head*1850William was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. Bradford the head of HH#657, a 47 year old carpenter. Listed with him were the following Bradfords: Nancy, age 35; and Geo., age 15..4 
Marriage*17 June 1855He married Mariah Bell, daughter of Anthony (91) Bell and Ann Tignal, on 17 June 1855 at Matchapungo, Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as William Bradford, a 43 year old widowed carpetner, born in Bradford Neck, the son of Abel & Sally Bradford and she was shown as Mariah Johnson, a 38 year old widow, born in Matchapungo, the daughter of Anthony & Nancy Bell & (widow of John Johnson dec'd).1 
Census head1860William was listed as a head of household in the census of 1860 at Locust Mount, St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#921 was headed by William Bradford, a 57 year old day laborer with real estate valued at $100 and personal property valued at $50. Listed with him were Maria Bradford, age 43; Maria Johnson, age 14; Francis Bradford, age 3; and Anna B. Bradford, age 1. He was listed between Thomas W. Davis, a 50 year old farmer and Peter Turlington, a 49 year old farmer. Anthony Bell, age 70, was nearby in HH#925.5 
Census w/son*9 June 1880William was listed with his son in the census of 9 June 1880 at Johnsontown Precinct, Eastville District, Northampton Co, VA. HH#117 was headed by James W. Bradford, a 52 year old laborer. Listed with him were the following Bradfords: Margaret, a 32 year old wife; Kate, an 8 year old daughter; John, a 7 year old son; Thomas, a 4 year old son; and Cora, a 1 year old daughter. Living next door in HH#118 was William Bradford, a 79 year old father and Maria Bradford his 65 year old wife.6 

Family 1

Nancy Mears b. c 1815, d. b 17 Jun 1855
Children 1.James W. (of Wm & Nancy) Bradford+ b. 1831, d. 28 Sep 1894
 2.George Bradford b. c 1835

Family 2

Mariah Bell b. c 1817
Children 1.Francis Morris Bradford+5 b. 14 Jul 1856, d. 5 Feb 1938
 2.Anna Bell Bradford5 b. c 1859

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S722] Virginia Accomack County, Accomack Co, VA, Deeds, No. 012, 1807-1810, p. 390 (Abel Bradford & wife Sally to John Garretson Senr).
  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. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Northamton Co, VA.

Nancy Mears1

F, b. circa 1815, d. before 17 June 1855
FatherWilliam Mears b. c 1792, d. Nov 1847
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
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 Edited24 Mar 2016
Birth*circa 1815Nancy was born circa 1815 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*17 February 1831She married William (of Abel & Sally) Bradford, son of Abel (of Zephaniah) Bradford and Sarah 'Sally' (-----), on 17 February 1831 at Accomack Co, VA. Joshua Turner was the security on the M.L.B. of William Bradford and Nancy Mears of Wm..1 
Married Name17 February 1831 As of 17 February 1831,her married name was Bradford. 
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 Bradford, age 35 in HH#657 headed by Wm. Bradford, a 47 year old carpenter..2 
Death*before 17 June 1855She died before 17 June 1855 at Accomack Co, VA. She was evidently dec'd by this date as her husband William Bradford, was shown as a 43 year old widowed carpetner, born in Bradford Neck, the son of Abel & Sally Bradford and she was shown as Mariah Johnson, a 38 year old widow, born in Matchapungo, the daughter of Anthony & Nancy Bell & (widow of John Johnson dec'd).3 

Family

William (of Abel & Sally) Bradford b. c 1803
Children 1.James W. (of Wm & Nancy) Bradford+ b. 1831, d. 28 Sep 1894
 2.George Bradford b. c 1835

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

George Bradford1

M, b. circa 1835
FatherWilliam (of Abel & Sally) Bradford b. c 1803
MotherNancy Mears b. c 1815, d. b 17 Jun 1855
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
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 Edited3 Aug 2002
Birth*circa 1835George was born circa 1835 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850George was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. Bradford, age 15 in HH#657 headed by Wm. Bradford, a 47 year old carpenter..1 

Citations

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

Esther Wyatt Floyd1

F, b. 29 March 1794, d. 29 August 1870
FatherBerry (son of Berry) Floyd2 b. 16 Feb 1757, d. 16 Apr 1795
MotherPeggy Wyatt2 b. c 1772
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited11 Feb 2011
Birth*29 March 1794Esther was born on 29 March 1794 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Will - Father's3 November 1794Esther was named in her father's will on 3 November 1794 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as my daughter Esther Floyd (under age) in the will of Berry Floyd, wife Peggy.2 
Marriage*11 October 1813She married Richard Rogers on 11 October 1813 at Northampton Co, VA. John Joynes was the security on the M.L.B. of Richard Rogers and Esther Floyd and gave consent for Esther Floyd who was his ward. Thos. N. Wedgeon was a witness..4 
Married Name11 October 1813 As of 11 October 1813,her married name was Rogers. 
Marriage*19 April 1819She married William (190) Garrison Sr., son of William Garrison and Elizabeth 'Betty' (78) Custis, on 19 April 1819 at Accomack Co, VA. William Custis and Isaac Kendall were the securities on the M.L.B. of William Garrison Sr., widower, and Esther Rodgers, widow..5 
Married Name19 April 1819 As of 19 April 1819,her married name was Garrison. 
Est Settm't Husb's*26 September 1825Esther Wyatt Floyd was named in her husband's estate settlement on 26 September 1825 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as the widow Easter Garrison in the settlement of the estate of William Garrison.6 
Marriage6 December 1824She married James Nock, son of George Nock Sr. and Margaret Guy, on 6 December 1824 at Accomack Co, VA. John W. Nock of Jas. was the security on the M.L.B. of James Nock, widower, and Esther Garrison, widow of William..5 
Married Name6 December 1824 As of 6 December 1824,her married name was Nock. 
Anecdote*18 February 1828 On 18 Feb 1828 she was shown as Esther Nock, wife of James Nock, in the will of Elizabeth Nock.7 
Census head*1850Esther was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Hester W. Nock the head of HH#658, age 45 (probably 55) with real estate valued at $4,000. Listed with her were Thos. Mears, a 25 year old overseer; Catharine Churn, age 30; and Arintha Joines, age 16..8 
Death*29 August 1870Esther died on 29 August 1870 at age 76.3 
Burial*Her body was interred at Nock Bur Gr, Red Hill, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Esther W. Nock, who died on 29 Aug 1870 at the age of 76 years, 5 months and 0 days..3 

Family 1

Richard Rogers b. c 1775
Marriage*11 October 1813She married Richard Rogers on 11 October 1813 at Northampton Co, VA. John Joynes was the security on the M.L.B. of Richard Rogers and Esther Floyd and gave consent for Esther Floyd who was his ward. Thos. N. Wedgeon was a witness..4 
Child 1.Margaret Esther Floyd Rogers+ b. 15 Aug 1814, d. 11 Jun 1897

Family 2

William (190) Garrison Sr. b. c 1782, d. b 27 Oct 1823
Marriage*19 April 1819She married William (190) Garrison Sr., son of William Garrison and Elizabeth 'Betty' (78) Custis, on 19 April 1819 at Accomack Co, VA. William Custis and Isaac Kendall were the securities on the M.L.B. of William Garrison Sr., widower, and Esther Rodgers, widow..5 

Citations

  1. [S2058] Brice M. Clagett of Washington DC, Floyd Report (located in the Emma Smith McMath's Genealogy collection at E.S.P.L.), p. 14.
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 527 (will of Berry Floyd, wife Peggy).
  3. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  4. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  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. 223 (settlement of William Garrison, Littleton Willis Admr).
  7. [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).
  8. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

William (190) Garrison Sr.1

M, b. circa 1782, d. before 27 October 1823
FatherWilliam Garrison b. c 1750, d. b 25 Jun 1788
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' (78) Custis b. c 1752
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin) (#1)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin) (#2)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
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 Edited22 Apr 2011
Birth*circa 1782William was born circa 1782 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*8 December 1787William was named in his father's will on 8 December 1787 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son William (under age) in the will of William Garrison, wife Betty.2 
Will - Brother's*6 July 1795William was named in his brother's will on 6 July 1795 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as brother William Garrison in the will of John Garrison Jr.3 
Marriage*circa 1805He married Catherine 'Caty' Garrison, daughter of John Garrison and (d/o John) (298) West, circa 1805. 
Land cause*1 April 1818William (190) Garrison Sr. 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.4 
Marriage*19 April 1819He married Esther Wyatt Floyd, daughter of Berry (son of Berry) Floyd and Peggy Wyatt, on 19 April 1819 at Accomack Co, VA. William Custis and Isaac Kendall were the securities on the M.L.B. of William Garrison Sr., widower, and Esther Rodgers, widow..5 
Death*before 27 October 1823William (190) Garrison Sr. died before 27 October 1823 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William Garrison was granted to Littleton Willis with Zorobabel Willis & Edmund Nock securities.6 
Est settm't*26 September 1825His estate was settled on 26 September 1825 at Accomack Co, VA. 27 Oct 1823 (Order to Invy), No Date (Invy & Sale), 24 & 26 Sep 1825 (Audit & Rec'd) - Buyers: John W. Garrison, the widow, Easter Garrison, Sally Garrison, Eliza Garrison. Negro man Isaac & woman Indy & Judah. Negro women Rachel, Ary & Fanny for the life of Esther Garrison widow of William Garrison dec'd. Appraisers: George Smith, Thomas Nock & Thomas Smith of Jonathan. (Deceased's name is also spelled Garritson.) Littleton Willis Admr. Cash paid Esau Kellam guardian to Margaret E. S. Rodgers orphan, $761.88. Amount of William, Sally, George S. & Elizabeth Garrison orphans claims against this estate, $235.34. Auditors: George Smith M. P. & Thomas Smith of Jonathan.7 
Est settm't24 September 1827His estate was settled on 24 September 1827 at Accomack Co, VA. 27 Oct 1823 (Order to Invy), 24 Sep 1827 (Audit & Rec'd) - Littleton Willis Admr. Negroes: women Judah, Ary & Rachel. Auditors: Thomas Smith of Jonathan & George Smith (M. P.)7 

Family 1

Catherine 'Caty' Garrison b. c 1788, d. Oct 1817
Marriage*circa 1805He married Catherine 'Caty' Garrison, daughter of John Garrison and (d/o John) (298) West, circa 1805. 
Children 1.William Garrison7 b. c 1806
 2.Sally Garrison7 b. c 1808
 3.Margaret Garrison4 b. c 1811
 4.George Smith Garrison+7 b. c 1813
 5.Elizabeth Garrison7 b. c 1815, d. b 13 Sep 1843

Family 2

Esther Wyatt Floyd b. 29 Mar 1794, d. 29 Aug 1870
Marriage*19 April 1819He married Esther Wyatt Floyd, daughter of Berry (son of Berry) Floyd and Peggy Wyatt, on 19 April 1819 at Accomack Co, VA. William Custis and Isaac Kendall were the securities on the M.L.B. of William Garrison Sr., widower, and Esther Rodgers, widow..5 

Citations

  1. [S887] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 106 (Bagwell Family).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 378 (will of William Garrison, wife Betty).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 430 (will of John Garrison Jr.).
  4. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 117 (Garrison vs Garrison).
  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. 223 (adm of William Garrison to Littleton Willis).
  7. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 223 (settlement of William Garrison, Littleton Willis Admr).

James Nock1

M, b. circa 1785
FatherGeorge Nock Sr. b. c 1760
MotherMargaret Guy b. c 1760
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited4 Sep 2006
Birth*circa 1785James was born circa 1785 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*6 December 1824He married Esther Wyatt Floyd, daughter of Berry (son of Berry) Floyd and Peggy Wyatt, on 6 December 1824 at Accomack Co, VA. John W. Nock of Jas. was the security on the M.L.B. of James Nock, widower, and Esther Garrison, widow of William..2 
Will - Son's*9 October 1825James was named in his son's will on 9 October 1825 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as my father James Nock in the will of John W. Nock..3 
Anecdote*18 February 1828 On 18 Feb 1828 he was shown as James Nock, the father of my dec'd husband John W. Nock, in the will of Elizabeth Nock.4 

Family 1

Child 1.John W. (of James) Nock b. c 1802, d. Oct 1825

Family 2

Esther Wyatt Floyd b. 29 Mar 1794, d. 29 Aug 1870

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 393 (will of George Nock Sr.).
  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. 395 (will of John W. Nock, wife Elizabeth).
  4. [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 A. Mears1

M, b. 18 November 1821, d. 25 May 1905
FatherArthur Mears b. c 1764, d. Feb 1823
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Mears b. c 1780, d. Jan 1835
ChartsDescendants 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 Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited27 Oct 2006
Birth*18 November 1821Thomas was born on 18 November 1821 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
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 Thos. Mears, a 25 year old overseer in HH#658 headed by Hester W. Nock, age 45 with real estate valued at $4,000..3 
Marriage*1 March 1853He married Frances Ann Riley, daughter of William M. Riley Sr. and Elizabeth A. Snead, on 1 March 1853 at Ayres' Chapel, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Thos. Mears, a 33 year old single farmer, the son of Arthur & Marg't Mears and she was shown as Frances Ann Riley, age 23, the daughter of Wm. M. & Betsy Riley. They were married by E.S. Grant..1 
Census head*1860Thomas was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1860 at Onancock P.O., St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Thos. Mears the head of HH#567, a 37 year old farmer with personal property valued at $500. Listed with him were Frances A. Mears, age 30 and James Snead, age 7 and black..4 
Death*25 May 1905Thomas died on 25 May 1905 at age 83.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Mt. Holly Cemetery, Onancock, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Thomas A. Mears, husband of Frances A. Mears, 18 Nov 1821 - 25 May 1905..2 

Family

Frances Ann Riley b. 20 Dec 1830, d. 31 Mar 1918
Children 1.Thomas R. Mears b. 11 May 1861, d. 11 Mar 1936
 2.Sewell W. Mears b. 25 Feb 1863, d. 24 Jul 1935

Citations

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

Arintha Joynes1

F, b. circa 1834
FatherJames Joynes b. c 1798
Last Edited4 Jul 2002
Birth*circa 1834Arintha was born circa 1834 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/another*1850Arintha was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Arintha Joines, age 16 in HH#658 headed by Hester W. Nock, age 45 with real estate valued at $4,000..2 
Marriage*23 January 1867She married George T. Jones on 23 January 1867 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as George T. Jones, a 44 year old widowed shoemaker, born in Maryland and living in Acc Co (parents not shown) and she was shown as Arinthia S. Joynes, age 35 and single, born and living in Acc Co, the daughter of Jas. Joynes. They were married by A.B. Dolly..1 
Married Name23 January 1867 As of 23 January 1867,her married name was Jones. 

Family

George T. Jones b. c 1823

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.

Howson Kellam1

M, b. 1756, d. 13 January 1847
FatherHezekiah Kellam b. c 1735, d. b 24 Sep 1810
MotherMolly (-----) b. c 1740
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited18 Jan 2019
Birth*1756Howson was born in 1756 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Rev War Veteran1780Howson served in the Revolutionary War in in 1780 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Houston Kellam, a soldier in the Militia..3 
Will - Grfath's*2 October 1784Howson was named in his grandfather's will on 2 October 1784 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as my grandson Housen Kellam in the will of Argol Kellam, wife Margaret.4 
Marriage*3 May 1787He married Elizabeth 'Betty' Ward, daughter of William Ward Sr. and (-----) (-----), on 3 May 1787 at Accomack Co, VA. George Taylor was the security on the M.L.B. of Howsen Kellam and Betty Turlington..5 
Will - Father's*1 February 1810Howson was named in his father's will on 1 February 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son Howson Kellam in the will of Hezekiah Kellam, wife Molly.6 
Anecdote*1 August 1832 On 1 Aug 1832 Houston Kellam, age 76, states he served in the militia of Virginia in Accomack Co from the time he was about 16 years of age until he became free from military duty by reason of age. During the Rev. War he served in Capt. Nathl. Bell's company, frequently called out to keep guard and in actual service a considerable portion of the time. He states he was engaged principally on the sea and Chesapeake Bay coast in preventing the enemy from landing for the purpose of obtaining supplies and plundering and burning the houses of the citizens of this county. He performed duty at Metomkin Inlet and other places in the county. He served under arms at least two years. He was born in Accomack County circa 1756.2 
Will*21 February 1837He made a will on 21 February 1837 at Accomack Co, VA. To son Custis Kellam the land whereon I now live provided he pay my estate $375. To son John Kellam Negro man Peter & woman Bridget. To son Thomas T. Kellam my land that was my father's & the land adjoining thereto that was Lewis's, also Negro woman Letty & children Luke & Moses. If my son Zorobabel Kellam does ever return to this shore again, I give Negro woman Keziah & if he does not return I lend Keziah to his child until the child arrives to lawful age & then I give the Negro to the child. To daughter Sophiah Walker Negro girl Ginny. To daughter Molly Ames Negro woman Sarah & girl Mary & all the increase of Sarah & at the death of my wife I give Molly Ames Negro man Caleb. To wife Betsy Negro man Caleb. To my 3 grandchildren Betsy, William & George Bonewell $1 each. To Sarah Ann Esau Kellam, daughter of Esau Kellam dec'd, $1. To son Custis Kellam Negro woman Agnes & she is to remain on this land & to be well treated by Custis Kellam. The land I purchased at the sale of Jonathan Young & the land adjoining to be sold & the proceeds together with the remainder as follows: to Sophiah Walker ¼ & at her death to her children & the other ¾ to my 3 children John Kellam, Zorobabel Kellam & Molly Ames. Sons Custis Kellam & John Kellam Extrs. Witt: Littleton Willis, James Glen & Sally Kellam. It was partly proved on 25 Jan 1847 by Sally Kellam & Custis W. Kellam appointed curator with Samuel M. Turlington & John R. Kellam securities. On 2 Jun 1847 it was fully proved by Littleton Willis. On 28 Jun 1847 it was probated by Custis W. Kellam with Samuel M. Turlington & John R. Kellam securities..7 
Death*13 January 1847Howson died on 13 January 1847 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Housten Kellam, a soldier in the Rev. War, who died 13 Jan 1847 leaving a widow Elizabeth Kellam, who remains his widow (30 Dec 1850)..8 

Family

Elizabeth 'Betty' Ward b. 27 Mar 1769, d. 6 Jul 1854
Marriage*3 May 1787He married Elizabeth 'Betty' Ward, daughter of William Ward Sr. and (-----) (-----), on 3 May 1787 at Accomack Co, VA. George Taylor was the security on the M.L.B. of Howsen Kellam and Betty Turlington..5 
Children 1.Catherine Kellam+ b. c 1788, d. b 21 Feb 1837
 2.Zorobabel Kellam III7 b. c 1790
 3.Custis W. Kellam+ b. 12 Feb 1793, d. 24 Aug 1855
 4.Sophia Kellam+ b. c 1795
 5.Esau Kellam+7 b. c 1800, d. b 26 Dec 1836
 6.Mary 'Molly' Kellam+ b. c 1802, d. 29 Jun 1880
 7.Thomas T. Kellam+ b. c 1806
 8.John Kellam+7 b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 303 (will of Hezekiah Kellam).
  2. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 35-36.
  3. [S577] Compiled for the Bicentennial by Susie Wilkins Walker and Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Soldiers and Sailors in America's War for Independence, April 1775 to December 1783.
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 349 (will of Argol Kellam, wife Margaret).
  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. 303 (will of Hezekiah Kellam, wife Molly).
  7. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 303 (will of Howson Kellam).
  8. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 70.

Elizabeth 'Betty' Ward1,2

F, b. 27 March 1769, d. 6 July 1854
FatherWilliam Ward Sr. b. c 1744, d. b 26 Jul 1796
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1745
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited18 Jan 2019
Birth*27 March 1769Elizabeth was born on 27 March 1769 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Will - Grfath's*11 May 1779Elizabeth was named in her grandfather's will on 11 May 1779 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as a granddaughter Betty Ward, daughter of William Ward in the will of Michael Ward..2 
Marriage*circa 1783She married William Turlington, son of William Turlington and Anne Mary (-----), circa 1783 at Accomack Co, VA. There is no proof for this marriage other then William Turlington named a wife (no name) in his will of 1785 and she was to have his land during her widowhood and then to his brother Peter's children and in 1796 his land was divided between John Turlington and Rachel, now the wife of James East. So his wife either died or remarried between 1785 and 1796. His wife could also have been Mary Turlington who married William Harrison in 1786..4 
Married Namecirca 1783 As of circa 1783,her married name was Turlington. 
Married Name3 May 1787 As of 3 May 1787,her married name was Kellam. 
Marriage*3 May 1787She married Howson Kellam, son of Hezekiah Kellam and Molly (-----), on 3 May 1787 at Accomack Co, VA. George Taylor was the security on the M.L.B. of Howsen Kellam and Betty Turlington..5 
Land Division of*December 1800Elizabeth 'Betty' Ward was named in a division of land in December 1800 at Matchipungo Creek, St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. William Ward owned two tracts of land in St. George Parish, one tract bordering Matchipungo Creek. Both tracts were surveyed in Dec 1800 and divided for his 6 children: Catharine Ward; Betsy, the wife of Houson Kellam; Adial Ward (beyond the sea); Littleton Ward, Lancelot Ward and Jane Ward.6 
Will - Husb's*21 February 1837Elizabeth was named in her husband's will on 21 February 1837 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Betsy in the will of Howson Kellam..7 
Heir - named as*30 December 1850Elizabeth was named as an heir on 30 December 1850 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that it was recorded that Housten Kellam, a soldier in the Rev. War, died 13 Jan 1847 leaving a widow Elizabeth Kellam, who remains his widow.8 
Death*6 July 1854She died on 6 July 1854 at age 85.3 
Burial*Elizabeth was buried at Kellam-Bell Cemetery, Old Trower, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Elizabeth Kellam, widow of Howsen, who died 6 Jul 1854 at the age of 85 years, 3 months & 9 days.3 
Admin of estate*27 November 1854Administration of Elizabeth estate was filed on 27 November 1854 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Elizabeth Kellam was granted to John S. Kellam with Elvin E. Kellam & Richard W. Kellam securities.9 

Family 1

William Turlington b. c 1756, d. b 1 Jun 1785
Marriage*circa 1783She married William Turlington, son of William Turlington and Anne Mary (-----), circa 1783 at Accomack Co, VA. There is no proof for this marriage other then William Turlington named a wife (no name) in his will of 1785 and she was to have his land during her widowhood and then to his brother Peter's children and in 1796 his land was divided between John Turlington and Rachel, now the wife of James East. So his wife either died or remarried between 1785 and 1796. His wife could also have been Mary Turlington who married William Harrison in 1786..4 

Family 2

Howson Kellam b. 1756, d. 13 Jan 1847
Marriage*3 May 1787She married Howson Kellam, son of Hezekiah Kellam and Molly (-----), on 3 May 1787 at Accomack Co, VA. George Taylor was the security on the M.L.B. of Howsen Kellam and Betty Turlington..5 
Children 1.Catherine Kellam+ b. c 1788, d. b 21 Feb 1837
 2.Zorobabel Kellam III7 b. c 1790
 3.Custis W. Kellam+ b. 12 Feb 1793, d. 24 Aug 1855
 4.Sophia Kellam+ b. c 1795
 5.Esau Kellam+7 b. c 1800, d. b 26 Dec 1836
 6.Mary 'Molly' Kellam+ b. c 1802, d. 29 Jun 1880
 7.Thomas T. Kellam+ b. c 1806
 8.John Kellam+7 b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 563 (settlement of William Ward).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 455 (will of Michael Ward).
  3. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  4. [S1942] Betty Lewis Annis, Parksley, e-mail address.
  5. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  6. [S844] Mary Frances Carey, John Young of Youngs Creek and Descendants, Supplement to Youngs of Accomack County, VA, Acc Surveyor's Record #3, p. 33 & 34.
  7. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 303 (will of Howson Kellam).
  8. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 70.
  9. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 302 (adm of Elizabeth Kellam to John S. Kellam).

Margaret 'Peggy' Richardson

F, b. circa 1790
FatherKendall (of Charles) Richardson1 b. c 1760, d. b 9 Nov 1812
MotherSusanna (-----)2 b. c 1765, d. b 10 Jan 1825
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited24 Nov 2014
Birth*circa 1790Margaret was born circa 1790 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*18 September 1812Margaret was named in her father's will on 18 September 1812 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as daughter Peggy in the will Kendall Richardson, wife Susanna.1 
Marriage*11 July 1814She married George Dunton, son of Southy Dunton and Margaret 'Peggy' Dalby, on 11 July 1814 at Northampton Co, VA. John B. Thomas was the security on the M.L.B. of Geroge Dunton and Margaret Richardson. They were married by I. Bratten..3 
Married Name11 July 1814 As of 11 July 1814,her married name was Dunton. 
Marriage*09 Sep 1817 (bond)She married Custis W. Kellam, son of Howson Kellam and Elizabeth 'Betty' Ward, 09 Sep 1817 (bond) at Northampton Co, VA. Levin Lewis was the security on the M.L.B. of Custis Kellum and Margaret Dunton. They were married on 11 Sep 1817 by C. Bonewell..3 
Married Name09 Sep 1817 (bond) As of 09 Sep 1817 (bond),her married name was Kellam. 
Est Settm't Husb's*6 November 1819Margaret 'Peggy' Richardson was named in her husband's estate settlement on 6 November 1819 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as an heir Peggy Kellum and given 1/3 portion of the estate of George Dunton.4 
Heir - named as*6 November 1819Margaret was named as an heir on 6 November 1819 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that division of slaves of the estate of George Dunton showed 1/3 to Peggy Kellum (his wife had remarried) and Emma Dunton, who was evidently his daughter..5 

Family 1

George Dunton b. c 1791, d. b 11 Dec 1815
Marriage*11 July 1814She married George Dunton, son of Southy Dunton and Margaret 'Peggy' Dalby, on 11 July 1814 at Northampton Co, VA. John B. Thomas was the security on the M.L.B. of Geroge Dunton and Margaret Richardson. They were married by I. Bratten..3 
Children 1.Emma Dunton b. 1815
 2.Emeline R. Dunton+3 b. 11 Jul 1815, d. 20 Mar 1885

Family 2

Custis W. Kellam b. 12 Feb 1793, d. 24 Aug 1855
Marriage*09 Sep 1817 (bond)She married Custis W. Kellam, son of Howson Kellam and Elizabeth 'Betty' Ward, 09 Sep 1817 (bond) at Northampton Co, VA. Levin Lewis was the security on the M.L.B. of Custis Kellum and Margaret Dunton. They were married on 11 Sep 1817 by C. Bonewell..3 
Child 1.John Richardson Kellam+ b. 15 Jan 1819, d. 17 May 1890

Citations

  1. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 74 (will of Kendall Richardson, wife Susanna).
  2. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 139 (will of Susanna Richardson, sons George & Levin).
  3. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  4. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 93 (settlement of George Dunton).
  5. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 70 (will of George Dunton).

John Richardson Kellam

M, b. 15 January 1819, d. 17 May 1890
FatherCustis W. Kellam b. 12 Feb 1793, d. 24 Aug 1855
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Richardson b. c 1790
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited18 Feb 2019
Birth*15 January 1819John was born on 15 January 1819 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Grmoth's*6 July 1824John was named in his grandmother's will on 6 July 1824 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as my grandson John Kellam in the will of Susanna Ritchardson. She named Custis Kellum as one of her Extrs.2 
Marriage*8 January 1844He married Mary F. Willis, daughter of Zorobabel Willis and Ann C. 'Nancy' Spiers, on 8 January 1844 at Accomack Co, VA. Turman shows them as John R. Kellam, ward of Custis, and Mary F. (-----). However, Ancestry.com's marriage record shows her as Mary F. Willis..3,4 
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. R. Kellam the head of HH#659, a 31 year old farmer with real estate valued at $2,500. Listed with him were the following Kellams: Mary F., age 24; Elizabeth, age 5; Thos. C., age 3; and Alfred S., age 5/12. Also listed were the following blacks: Jno. Wise, a 25 year old laborer and Sally Floyd, age 16..5 
Administrator*24 September 1855John was named as administrator of an estate on 24 September 1855 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Custis W. Kellam was granted to Samuel M. Turlington & John R. Kellam with Emanuel Benswanger, James N. Turlington, Albert H. Heath, William P. Moore Sr., Thomas C. Bunting & Benjamin T. Gunter securities.6 
Death*17 May 1890John died on 17 May 1890 at St. Georges Parish, Acc Co, VA, at age 71. He was shown as John R. Kellam, who died of peritonitis at the age of 71 years. He was the son of Custis Kellam and the husband of Bettie W. Kellam. His son J.W. Kellam gave the information..1,7 
Burial*His body was interred at Heron Hill, Locustville, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as John R. Kellam the son of Custis W. & Margaret (Richardson) Kellam..1 

Family

Mary F. Willis b. 29 Oct 1825, d. 7 Nov 1865
Marriage*8 January 1844He married Mary F. Willis, daughter of Zorobabel Willis and Ann C. 'Nancy' Spiers, on 8 January 1844 at Accomack Co, VA. Turman shows them as John R. Kellam, ward of Custis, and Mary F. (-----). However, Ancestry.com's marriage record shows her as Mary F. Willis..3,4 
Children 1.Elizabeth or Bettie A. Kellam b. c 1845
 2.Thomas C. Kellam b. 12 Aug 1847, d. 22 Feb 1908
 3.Alfred S. Kellam+ b. 29 Dec 1849, d. 16 Dec 1922

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 139 (will of Susanna Richardson, sons George & Levin).
  3. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, John R. Kellam & Mary F. Willis in the Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940.
  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. 302 (adm of Custis W. Kellam to Samuel M. Turlington).
  7. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

George Dunton1

M, b. circa 1791, d. before 11 December 1815
FatherSouthy Dunton b. c 1765
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Dalby b. c 1770
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited24 Nov 2014
Birth*circa 1791George was born circa 1791 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Heir - named as*10 January 1803George was named as an heir on 10 January 1803 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as George Dunton, orphan, in the settlement of John Dalby Jr..2 
Marriage*11 July 1814He married Margaret 'Peggy' Richardson, daughter of Kendall (of Charles) Richardson and Susanna (-----), on 11 July 1814 at Northampton Co, VA. John B. Thomas was the security on the M.L.B. of Geroge Dunton and Margaret Richardson. They were married by I. Bratten..3 
Will*22 March 1815He made a will on 22 March 1815 at Northampton Co, VA. It is my desire that my executor sell all my personal property except slaves & out of the proceeds to pay my burial expenses & other just debts. I lend all the residue of my real and personal estate to my expected child so long as he or she may live, and after his or her death to be equally divided between my aunts Easter Belote & Nancy Godwin and my cousins Polly Wise, John Wise, Keley Wise and Ann Wise. Executor Laban Belote. Signed with his mark, George Dunton. Witnesses: Arthur B. Upshur, Laban Belote and John R. (his mark) Hall. Administrator Laban Belote. Bond $3,000. Appraisers: Littleton Godwin, Teackle Matthews, Littleton Upshur and John D. Turpin. Division of Slaves recorded on November 6, 1819. Heirs: Peggy Kellum (1/3 portion) and Emma Dunton. Inventory and Appraisement taken on December 20, 1815..1 
Death*before 11 December 1815George died before 11 December 1815 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated..1 

Family

Margaret 'Peggy' Richardson b. c 1790
Children 1.Emma Dunton b. 1815
 2.Emeline R. Dunton+3 b. 11 Jul 1815, d. 20 Mar 1885

Citations

  1. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 70 (will of George Dunton).
  2. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 187 (adm of John Dalby Jr. to Laban Belote).
  3. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

Mary F. Willis1

F, b. 29 October 1825, d. 7 November 1865
FatherZorobabel Willis1 b. 13 Nov 1792, d. 5 Jan 1842
MotherAnn C. 'Nancy' Spiers1 b. 14 May 1790, d. 26 Jul 1851
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited18 Feb 2019
Birth*29 October 1825Mary was born on 29 October 1825 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*22 November 1841Mary was named in her father's will on 22 November 1841 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Zorobabel Willis gave wife Ann C. Willis all the land I got by her in marriage & the land I purchased of Mary Ashby during her life & also slaves Negro Henry, by my wife paying my slave Henry $6 annually for 10 years from my death & my Negro woman Liddy & her youngest child & my girl Ibby & ... & the privilege of getting firewood off the part of my land hereafter given to my sons Edward & John H. Willis & the privilege of getting pine log timber off the land hereafter given to my son Robert T. Willis. The foregoing loan is in lieu of dower out of the residue of my land & slaves, but no bar against dower out of the residue of my personal estate. To son James C. Willis all the lands I purchased of William Dunton adjoining the land of Garrison Burton & others & all my interest in a petty-anger called the Eagle, … & at the death of my wife all the land to the N. & E. of the Neck road including the houses where I now live & adjoining the land of Solomon Bunting, that is to say all my land between the Neck road & the creek & at the death of my wife my Negro boy Henry & ... To son Edward L. Willis the land I purchased at my father's sale where my dwelling & store is lying to the S. & W. of a slipped locust nearly opposite of William Chance house ... until it strikes the lands of John Harmon (of K.) To my son Robert T. Willis the balance of the land purchased at my father's sale adjoining on the S. & W. the lands heretofore given to my son Edward L. Willis & the land of Levin W. Nock on the north & east. To my son John H. Willis all the land I hold lying to S. & W. of the county road it being a part of the plantation where I now live & to include the land I purchased of James J. Teackle, Nathaniel Bradford & the heirs of Thomas Moore dec'd. The residue of my slaves to my 7 children James C. Willis, Tabitha A. Nock, Margaret E., Edward L., Mary F., Robert T. & John H. Willis. To my daughter Margaret E. Willis ... My part of the store should be carried on in the firm of Z. & C. Willis until my son Edward L. Willis arrives at age 21 & for my brother Custis Willis to live where he now lives on my land until such arrival, provided my said brother furnish my son Edward L. Willis with his board, washing & lodging in lieu of rent of the aforesaid houses. My son Edward L. Willis is to have $70 per annum for his wages as a clerk in the aforesaid firm until he arrives to lawful age to be paid to him out of my estate to be drawn from the store. Residue after wife's dower to my daughters Tabitha A. Nock, Margaret E. Willis, Mary F. Willis & my son Robert T. Willis which is not to include the slaves loaned my wife. At the death of my wife all the slaves loaned to her to my children excluding my son James C. Willis. My brother Custis Willis & my son James C. Willis Extrs. Witt: William P. Moore Sr., Littleton Willis & Sarah A. C. Coleburn. Codicil: 22 Nov 1841 - My brother Custis Willis to be guardian of all my children who are minors until they come to lawful age. Witt: William P. Moore Sr., Littleton Willis & Sarah A. C. Coleburn. Proved 31 Jan 1842: George S. Mapp, Robins H. Mapp & Littleton Willis securities.1 
Marriage*8 January 1844She married John Richardson Kellam, son of Custis W. Kellam and Margaret 'Peggy' Richardson, on 8 January 1844 at Accomack Co, VA. Turman shows them as John R. Kellam, ward of Custis, and Mary F. (-----). However, Ancestry.com's marriage record shows her as Mary F. Willis..3,4 
Census w/husband*1850Mary was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary F. Kellam, age 24 in HH#659 headed by Jno. R. Kellam, a 31 year old farmer with real estate valued at $2,500..5 
Death*7 November 1865Mary died on 7 November 1865 at age 40.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Heron Hill, Locustville, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Mary F. Kellam, the daughter of Zorobabel & Ann C. Kellam.2 

Family

John Richardson Kellam b. 15 Jan 1819, d. 17 May 1890
Children 1.Elizabeth or Bettie A. Kellam b. c 1845
 2.Thomas C. Kellam b. 12 Aug 1847, d. 22 Feb 1908
 3.Alfred S. Kellam+ b. 29 Dec 1849, d. 16 Dec 1922

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 613 (will of Zorobabel Willis, wife Ann C. Willis).
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, John R. Kellam & Mary F. Willis in the Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940.
  5. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Elizabeth or Bettie A. Kellam1

F, b. circa 1845
FatherJohn Richardson Kellam b. 15 Jan 1819, d. 17 May 1890
MotherMary F. Willis b. 29 Oct 1825, d. 7 Nov 1865
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited22 Oct 2016
Birth*circa 1845Elizabeth was born circa 1845 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 Elizabeth Kellam, age 5 in HH#659 headed by Jno. R. Kellam, a 31 year old farmer with real estate valued at $2,500..1 
Marriage*3 December 1861She married John T. Finney, son of Edward Oswald Finney and Margaret Susan Thomas, on 3 December 1861 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John T. Finney and Bettie A. Kellam.2 
Married Name3 December 1861 As of 3 December 1861,her married name was Finney. 

Family

John T. Finney b. 21 Sep 1831, d. 25 Nov 1906

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S15] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Thomas C. Kellam1

M, b. 12 August 1847, d. 22 February 1908
FatherJohn Richardson Kellam b. 15 Jan 1819, d. 17 May 1890
MotherMary F. Willis b. 29 Oct 1825, d. 7 Nov 1865
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited12 Aug 2010
Birth*12 August 1847Thomas was born on 12 August 1847 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Thomas was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Thos. C. Kellam, age 3 in HH#659 headed by Jno. R. Kellam, a 31 year old farmer with real estate valued at $2,500..2 
Marriage*13 January 1869He married Juliett A. Ames, daughter of Rev. Benjamin Thomas Ames and Juliett Ann 'Julia' James (James?), on 13 January 1869 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas C. Kellam, a 21 year old merchant, the son of John R. & Mary Kellam and she was shown as Julia A. Ames, age 21, the daughter of Benj. T. & Julia Ames.3 
Death*22 February 1908Thomas C. Kellam died on 22 February 1908 at age 60.1 
Burial*Thomas was buried at Mt. Holly Cemetery, Onancock, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Thomas C. Kellam, husband of Julia Ann, 12 Aug 1847 - 22 Feb 1908.1 

Family

Juliett A. Ames b. 29 Sep 1847, d. 31 Dec 1925

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).

Alfred S. Kellam1

M, b. 29 December 1849, d. 16 December 1922
FatherJohn Richardson Kellam b. 15 Jan 1819, d. 17 May 1890
MotherMary F. Willis b. 29 Oct 1825, d. 7 Nov 1865
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited12 Aug 2010
Birth*29 December 1849Alfred was born on 29 December 1849 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Alfred was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Alfred S. Kellam, age 5/12 in HH#659 headed by Jno. R. Kellam, a 31 year old farmer with real estate valued at $2,500..1 
Marriage*4 September 1872He married Eliza Birdie James, daughter of Thomas H. James and Tabitha A. (-----), on 4 September 1872 at Oak Grove Chapel, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Alfred S. Kellam, a 22 year old farmer, the son of Jno R. & Mary E. Kellam and she was shown as Eliza B. James, age 19, the daughter of Thomas H. & Tabitha James..3 
Death*16 December 1922Alfred S. Kellam died on 16 December 1922 at age 72.2 
Burial*Alfred was buried at Mt. Holly Cemetery, Onancock, Acc Co, VA. He was moved from Heron Hill.2 

Family

Eliza Birdie James b. 4 May 1853, d. 26 Jul 1939
Child 1.Mahalinda 'May' Kellam+ b. c 1880

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).

Judge James Richard Garrison1,2

M, b. 27 April 1812, d. 27 October 1865
FatherJames Garrison3 b. 18 Apr 1773, d. 31 Oct 1820
MotherSarah 'Sally' Jacob3 b. 21 Jul 1776, d. 13 Nov 1842
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited6 Dec 2016
Birth*27 April 1812James was born on 27 April 1812 at Accomack Co, VA.1,2 
Marriage*14 December 1833He married Susan Parker Powell Tankard, daughter of Dr. John Tankard and Sarah 'Sally' Townsend, on 14 December 1833 at Northampton Co, VA. Elijah Floyd was the security on the M.L.B. of James R. Garrison and Susan P. Tankard. James was of Acc Co and Susan was age years and the daughter of Joh Tankard, who gave consent. Elijah Floyd said James was over age 21. John W. Tankard was a witness. They were married by W. B. Snead..4 
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 Jas. R. Garrison the head of HH#660, a 38 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000. Listed with him was Susan P. Garrison, age 34..5 
Death*27 October 1865He died on 27 October 1865 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 53.3,2,6 
Burial*James was buried at Edgehill Cemetery, Accomac, Accomack Co, VA.2 

Family

Susan Parker Powell Tankard b. 9 Dec 1815, d. 30 May 1860
Children 1.Judge George Tankard Garrison7 b. 14 Jan 1835, d. 13 Nov 1889
 2.Susan Frances Garrison7 b. 12 Oct 1836, d. 6 Sep 1837

Citations

  1. [S2590] Austin D. Kilham and Fannie M. Clark, Badger and Tankard Families of the Eastern Shore of Virginia, p. 151.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S818] Compiler E. Spencer Wise, E. Spencer Wise Genealogy Research Files at the Eastern Shore Public Library, Jacob's file (info provided by Mrs. Dorothy Amerman, 31st North 12th Street, Sunbery, PA 17081).
  4. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  5. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  6. [S2686] Henry Barraud Hunt Jr., William Tankard, Gentlemen, Jamestown 1607, Ancestors & Descendants, p. 111.
  7. [S2590] Austin D. Kilham and Fannie M. Clark, Badger and Tankard Families of the Eastern Shore of Virginia, p. 157.

Susan Parker Powell Tankard1,2

F, b. 9 December 1815, d. 30 May 1860
FatherDr. John Tankard3,4 b. Jan 1759, d. 24 Apr 1836
MotherSarah 'Sally' Townsend3 b. 5 Aug 1781, d. 7 Feb 1845
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited18 Oct 2016
Birth*9 December 1815Susan was born on 9 December 1815 at Accomack Co, VA.5,4 
Marriage*14 December 1833She married Judge James Richard Garrison, son of James Garrison and Sarah 'Sally' Jacob, on 14 December 1833 at Northampton Co, VA. Elijah Floyd was the security on the M.L.B. of James R. Garrison and Susan P. Tankard. James was of Acc Co and Susan was age years and the daughter of Joh Tankard, who gave consent. Elijah Floyd said James was over age 21. John W. Tankard was a witness. They were married by W. B. Snead..1 
Married Name14 December 1833 As of 14 December 1833,her married name was Garrison. 
Will - Father's*5 May 1834Susan was named in her father's will on 5 May 1834 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Tankard lent loving wife Sarah during her life and in lieu of all dower in my estate the plantation whereon I now reside. I also lend unto my wife Sarah during her life the following slaves; Sacker, Cary, Alice & Lucy & her child Laura and I give to my wife, in fee simple, Lucy's oldest child called Mary but all the property loaned and given to my wife Sarah is loaned and given to her upon the express condition that she claim no dower in my estate and that she furnish my sons John and Barraud Tankard with boarding and lodging and suitable apparel of domestic manufacture as long as they are unmarried and continue to live with give and bequeath to my son John Tankard and his heirs the plantation whereon I now reside after the death of his mother. During the lifetime of my wife Sarah I lend my seaside plantation that I bought of Mr. John Upshur to my two sons John & Barraud Tankard jointly and equally between them and at the death of my wife Sarah I give the whole of the said seaside plantation to my son Barraud Tankard. I give and bequeath unto my said sons John & Barraud Tankard at my death my slaves Major, Peter, Jacob, Lett, Abel and Sabra. I give and bequeath to my daughter in law my gold sleeve buttons. I mean Ann Tankard the widow of my son George Tankard. I give and bequeath to my daughter Mary Hussley forty dollars. My will and desire is that the rest & residue of my estate not heretofore given or devised away be disposed of in the following manner; one fifth part thereof I give and bequeath to Margaret Wyatt, one fifth part thereof I give and bequeath to Susan Garrison, one fifth part thereof give and bequeath to Mary Hursley, one fifth part thereof I give and bequeath to the children of my deceased son George Tankard. The remaining one fifth part I give and bequeath to the child of my daughter Hannah Lewer deceased. It is my will and desire that the money due me from William Wyatt the husband of my daughter Margaret Wyatt may be considered as so much and part satisfaction of the said Margaret's legacy in this will. It is my will and desire that the money due to me from Isaacker Lewer the husband of my deceased daughter Hannah be considered and taken to be in part satisfaction of the legacy herein given to the daughter of the said Hannah Lewer. I do hereby constitute and appoint my son John Tankard executor of this my will. Signed, Jno Tankard. Witnesses: P. P. Mayo, Edwd Bool, Thomas Duncan. Codicil- August 9, 1834 If Peter Mayo or any person appointed to obtain my revolutionary claim should be successful tis my will that the money thereby obtained shall be divided all my heirs as the law directs.3 
Census w/husband*1850Susan was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Susan P. Garrison, age 34 in HH#660 headed by Jas. R. Garrison, a 38 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000..6 
Rev War Vet relative*15 April 1851She was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 15 April 1851 at Northampton Co, VA. John W. Tankard, aged 39 years, who declared he was one of the children and also the executor of the last will and testament of Doctor John Tankard, deceased, late of this County, who was a surgeon in the Virginia State Line in the Rev. War; the said Doctor John Tankard removed to and settled in this County in or about the year 1788; he resided in the County of Northampton during the last 48 years of his life; he was engaged from many years of his life as a surgeon and physician in private practice in this County, and he died in the said County on 24 Apr 1836, having first duly made his last Will; the said Doctor John Tankard left a widow at his death named Sarah, who died in this County on 7 Feb 1845. Dr. John Tankard was entitled to the benefits of the Act of Congress passed June the 7, 1832, but never received the benefits thereof, not did his widow. The following named persons are the children and grandchildren and great grandchildren of the said Dr. John Tankard dec'd, and his only heirs at Law: his children now living are as follows, and four in number, to-wit:
1 - John W. Tankard, his son and his only executor.
2 - Philip Barraud Tankard, his son
3 - Mary Hursley, his daughter
4 - Susan Garrison, his daughter & wife of James R. Garrison
The grandchildren of Dr. John Tankard now living are as follows, and nine in number, to-wit:
1st - Georgianna Fitzhugh (now wife of Philip Fitzhugh), only child of George L.E. Tankard dec'd, who was a son of Dr. John Tankard dec'd.
2nd - Joshua Wyatt
3rd - Margaret Robins, widow
4th - John Wyatt
5th - William Wyatt
6th - Maria Mathews, wife of Lewis N. Mathews
7th - Sarah Wyatt
8th - George Wyatt, children of Margaret Wyatt dec'd, who was a daughter of Dr. John Tankard dec'd
9th - Ann Ashby, only child and daughter of Hannah Lewis dec'd, who was a daughter of Dr. John Tankard dec'd
The great grandchildren of Dr. John Tankard dec'd, who are heirs, are as follows and are three in number, to-wit:
1st - James Wyatt
2nd - Margaret Wyatt
3rd - William Wyatt, who are the only children of James Wyatt dec'd, who was the son of Margaret Wyatt dec'd, who was the daughter of Dr. John Tankard dec'd.7 
Death*30 May 1860She died on 30 May 1860 at Northampton Co, VA, at age 44. Kilham & Clark show 30 May 1860 and Mihalyka & Wilson show 30 Mar 1860.5,4 

Family

Judge James Richard Garrison b. 27 Apr 1812, d. 27 Oct 1865
Marriage*14 December 1833She married Judge James Richard Garrison, son of James Garrison and Sarah 'Sally' Jacob, on 14 December 1833 at Northampton Co, VA. Elijah Floyd was the security on the M.L.B. of James R. Garrison and Susan P. Tankard. James was of Acc Co and Susan was age years and the daughter of Joh Tankard, who gave consent. Elijah Floyd said James was over age 21. John W. Tankard was a witness. They were married by W. B. Snead..1 
Children 1.Judge George Tankard Garrison8 b. 14 Jan 1835, d. 13 Nov 1889
 2.Susan Frances Garrison8 b. 12 Oct 1836, d. 6 Sep 1837

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S2590] Austin D. Kilham and Fannie M. Clark, Badger and Tankard Families of the Eastern Shore of Virginia, p. 147.
  3. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 174 (will of John Tankard, wife Sarah).
  4. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  5. [S2590] Austin D. Kilham and Fannie M. Clark, Badger and Tankard Families of the Eastern Shore of Virginia, p. 151.
  6. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  7. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 100 (declaration of John W. Tankard).
  8. [S2590] Austin D. Kilham and Fannie M. Clark, Badger and Tankard Families of the Eastern Shore of Virginia, p. 157.

Nathaniel B(Bradford) (of Littleton) LeCato1,2

M, b. 12 November 1808, d. 2 April 1882
FatherLittleton Kellam LeCato b. 21 Mar 1773, d. 23 Oct 1837
MotherEsther Bradford b. 28 Mar 1783, d. 12 Oct 1829
ChartsDescendants 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 Edited4 Oct 2018
Birth*12 November 1808Nathaniel was born on 12 November 1808 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Marriage*9 January 1829He married Elizabeth G. Walter, daughter of Richard Walter II and Mary 'Polly' Benston, on 9 January 1829 at Accomack Co, VA. Littleton LeCato and Richard Walters were the securities on the M.L.B. of Nathaniel LeCatto and Elizabeth G. Walters..4 
Heir - named as*27 September 1831Nathaniel was named as an heir on 27 September 1831 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that he was shown as Nathaniel LeCato, son of Esther Bradford who married Littleton LeCato, who was a daughter of Zephania Bradford, a brother of Abel Bradford, who was a soldier in the Rev. War..2 
Will - Father's*11 October 1837Nathaniel was named in his father's will on 11 October 1837 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Littleton LeCato gave son Nathaniel B. LeCato the land I bought of the heirs of John & Mary Mears his wife dec'd & the privilege of timber for supplies on his farm in Bradford's Neck from the land I bought of James J. Teackle & Negro man Jim & woman Mary & ... Sell the land I bought of William Chance & divide the profit between Littleton K. LeCato, William R. LeCato & John LeCato. Balance to my 3 sons Littleton K. LeCato, William R. LeCato & John LeCato. Nathaniel B. LeCato, Littleton K. LeCato & William R. LeCato Extrs. Witt: Joshua Burton, Richard Walter, William Wallace & John W. Bradford.5 
Land inherited*1837He inherited land in 1837 at tract A43, Bradford Neck, Accomack Co, VA. After the death of Littleton LeCato in 1837, three of his sons William R. with wife Jane, Littleton with his wife Mary and John LeCato deeded their interests to a fourth son Nathaniel B. LeCato.6 
Will - Brother's*31 March 1840Nathaniel was named in his brother's will on 31 March 1840 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will John LeCato gave my brother Nathaniel B. LeCato $1,300 & lend him Negro boy George until George arrives to age 34 & then to be free & one girl Esther until she arrives to the age 30 & then to be free. To my brother Littleton K. LeCato Negro boy Harry until he arrives to age 34 & then to be free. To my brother William R. LeCato Negro boy Bob until he arrives to age 34 & then to be free. Balance to my brother Littleton K. LeCato & my brother William R. LeCato. It is the duty of my 3 brothers (before named) upon the acceptation of the above gifts to support & take care of Negro women Tabby & Rachel. Three brothers (before named) Extrs. Witt: Joshua Burton & Thomas T. Kellam.7 
Administrator*27 December 1847Nathaniel was named as administrator of an estate on 27 December 1847 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William R. LeCato was granted to Nathaniel B. LeCato & Robins H. Mapp with Littlton K. LeCato & James R. Garrison securities.8 
Census head*1850Nathaniel was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Nath'l B. LeCatur the head of HH#661, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000. Listed with him were the following LeCaturs: Elizabeth G., age 42; Wm. E., a 21 year old clerk; Littleton O., age 19; Nath's J., age 10; Mary M., age 10; Geo. W., age 8; Margaret B., age 6; and Alfred N., age 3. Also listed was Jas. G. Benson, age 64 and Ada J. Mears, age 37..9 
Deed of Gift - Gave*1874He gave by deed of gift in 1874 at tract A43, Bradford Neck, Accomack Co, VA. In 1874 Nathaniel B. LeCato made a deed of gift of the buildings and certain lands adjacent to a son Littleton T. LeCato and his wife Cordelia E. for their lives, and then the title was to pass to their children, who there were Bettie S., Edwin H., George H., Margaret E., Mary M., Susan Cordelia, and Eva Rogers. Another daughter Emma Walter was born later. In 1917 the rest of the LeCato heirs deeded the dwelling and adjacent acreage to Charles D. Eichelberger, who had married Emma Walter LeCato and it has since gone out of the family to other owners.6 
Death*2 April 1882Nathaniel died on 2 April 1882 at age 73.3 
Burial*His body was interred at Quinby Cem, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Nathaniel B. LeCato, the husband of Elizabeth G. LeCato..3 

Family

Elizabeth G. Walter b. 30 Mar 1808, d. 4 Nov 1868
Marriage*9 January 1829He married Elizabeth G. Walter, daughter of Richard Walter II and Mary 'Polly' Benston, on 9 January 1829 at Accomack Co, VA. Littleton LeCato and Richard Walters were the securities on the M.L.B. of Nathaniel LeCatto and Elizabeth G. Walters..4 
Children 1.William E. LeCato b. c 1829
 2.Capt. Littleton Thomas LeCato (postmaster)+ b. 5 May 1831, d. 19 Mar 1909
 3.John Richard LeCato10 b. c 1832, d. 6 Dec 1843
 4.Mary Esther LeCato10 b. 1835, d. 1835
 5.Nathaniel James 'N.J.W.' LeCato b. 10 Aug 1835, d. 31 Mar 1911
 6.George Walter LeCato10 b. 1838, d. 1840
 7.Mary Matilda LeCato b. 26 Sep 1840, d. 31 Aug 1867
 8.Dr. George W. LeCato b. 1 Aug 1842, d. 12 Mar 1903
 9.Margaret 'Maggie' Benson LeCato+ b. 11 Jul 1844, d. 20 Sep 1913
 10.Alfred N. LeCato b. 1847, d. 9 Feb 1853

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 326 (will of Littleton LeCato).
  2. [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).
  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. 326 (will of Littlton LeCato).
  6. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 772 (tract A43).
  7. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 325 (will of John LeCato).
  8. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 325 (adm of William R. LeCato to Nathaniel B. LeCato).
  9. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  10. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Smith Family Tree by s4706 (Susan Haberly).

Elizabeth G. Walter1

F, b. 30 March 1808, d. 4 November 1868
FatherRichard Walter II b. c 1775, d. b 31 Mar 1840
MotherMary 'Polly' Benston b. c 1780
ChartsDescendants 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 Edited4 Oct 2018
Birth*30 March 1808Elizabeth was born on 30 March 1808 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*9 January 1829She married Nathaniel B(Bradford) (of Littleton) LeCato, son of Littleton Kellam LeCato and Esther Bradford, on 9 January 1829 at Accomack Co, VA. Littleton LeCato and Richard Walters were the securities on the M.L.B. of Nathaniel LeCatto and Elizabeth G. Walters..3 
Married Name9 January 1829 As of 9 January 1829,her married name was LeCato. 
Will - Father's*29 December 1839Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 29 December 1839 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as my daughter Elizabeth LeCato in the will of Richard Walter Sr.4 
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 G. LeCatur, age 42 in HH#661 headed by Nath'l B. LeCatur, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000..5 
Will - Uncle's*13 May 1854Elizabeth was named in her uncle's will on 13 May 1854 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as my niece Elizabeth G. LeCato in the will of James S. Benson. He gave her my land containing 136 acres adjoining the land of Thomas S. Richardson.6 
Death*4 November 1868Elizabeth died on 4 November 1868 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 60. Her tombstone shows 4 Nov 1868 and her county death record show 8 Oct 1868. She was shown as Eliza. LeCato, who died of consumption at the age of 62 years, a daughter of Rich. & Matilda Walter. Her son-in-law John T. Savage gave the information..2,1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Quinby Cem, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Elizabeth G. LeCato, the wife of Nathaniel B. LeCato..2 

Family

Nathaniel B(Bradford) (of Littleton) LeCato b. 12 Nov 1808, d. 2 Apr 1882
Marriage*9 January 1829She married Nathaniel B(Bradford) (of Littleton) LeCato, son of Littleton Kellam LeCato and Esther Bradford, on 9 January 1829 at Accomack Co, VA. Littleton LeCato and Richard Walters were the securities on the M.L.B. of Nathaniel LeCatto and Elizabeth G. Walters..3 
Children 1.William E. LeCato b. c 1829
 2.Capt. Littleton Thomas LeCato (postmaster)+ b. 5 May 1831, d. 19 Mar 1909
 3.John Richard LeCato7 b. c 1832, d. 6 Dec 1843
 4.Mary Esther LeCato7 b. 1835, d. 1835
 5.Nathaniel James 'N.J.W.' LeCato b. 10 Aug 1835, d. 31 Mar 1911
 6.George Walter LeCato7 b. 1838, d. 1840
 7.Mary Matilda LeCato b. 26 Sep 1840, d. 31 Aug 1867
 8.Dr. George W. LeCato b. 1 Aug 1842, d. 12 Mar 1903
 9.Margaret 'Maggie' Benson LeCato+ b. 11 Jul 1844, d. 20 Sep 1913
 10.Alfred N. LeCato b. 1847, d. 9 Feb 1853

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. [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. 561 (will of Richard Walter Sr.).
  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. 59 (will of James S. Benson).
  7. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Smith Family Tree by s4706 (Susan Haberly).

Richard Walter II

M, b. circa 1775, d. before 31 March 1840
FatherRichard Walter I1 b. c 1732, d. 25 Sep 1787
MotherPeggy Clark1 b. c 1740
Last Edited26 May 2014
Birth*circa 1775Richard was born circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*27 August 1786Richard was named in his father's will on 27 August 1786 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son Richard Walter (under age) in the will of Richard Walter, wife Peggy. He was given 104 acres adjacent to the lands of Hillary Stringer. Whitelaw shows this as part of tract A3 near Belle Haven.1,2 
Land sold*1800He sold land in 1800 at tract A22, between Pungoteague & Craddockville, Accomack Co, VA. In 1787 Major and Peggy Colony sold 120 acres of this tract to Richard Walter. In 1800 Richard and Rachel Cutler and Richard, Thomas and Solomon Walter united in a deed for the Walter land as 97 acres to Salathiel West, and his will later in the year left to his son Mitchell S. West.3 
Marriage*26 January 1801He married Mary 'Polly' Benston, daughter of Moses Benston and Matilda (of Francis) Savage, on 26 January 1801 at Accomack Co, VA. Francis Savage was the security on the M.L.B. of Richard Walter and Polly Bentson..4 
Est Settm't Father's*24 February 1806Richard Walter II was named in the settlement of his father's estate on 24 February 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. Richard Walter's estate was finally settled by Richard Cutler Extr. Sale of Negro woman called Milly. The following received £59.11.5¼: Rachel Cutler, Tabitha Walter, Thomas Walter, Solomon Walter & Abel Walter. Richard Walter & Isme Wyatt were auditors.5 
Land cause*26 May 1812He was named in a land cause on 26 May 1812 at Accomack Co, VA. Came George Hancock, Adah Hancock, Rachel Hancock, Jacob Outten & Mary, his wife in right of said Mary, Richard Walter, Solomon Walter, Abel Walter, Thomas Walter & Richard Cutler & Rachel his wife, in right of said Rachel, and brought their bill in chancery against
Ridigal Savage, Hetty Milby, orphan of Gilbert, & John Milby, Elizabeth Milby & William Milby, orphans of John Milby, dec; that your orators & oratrixes George Hancock, Rachel Hancock, Adah Hancock, Jacob Outten & Mary his wife, in right of said Mary, who was formerly Mary Hancock (all of whom are the only children of Tabitha Hancock, formerly Tabitha Fletcher, dec.) Thomas Walter, Solomon Walter, Richard Walter, Abel Walter, Richard Cutler & Rachel his wife, in right of said Rachel, who was formerly Rachel Walter, (all of whom are the only children of Richard Walter, dec.); That a certain John Fletcher late of this County was in his lifetime seized in fee simple of a certain tract of land situate near the head of Andue Creek, in the County of Accomack, containing 125 acres, and being so seized departed this life intestate on the ____ day of ____ 1811; the said Fletcher at his death leaving neither children nor father living; your orators & oratrixes are advised that his real estate descended to them and to Hetty Milby, orphan of Gilbert Milby, dec., who was a son of Rachel Walter, and to John Milby, William Milby & Elizabeth Milby, orphans of John Milby, dec., who was also a son of the said Rachel Walter, and to Ridigal Savage, formerly Ridigal Fletcher, all of whom are his nearest relatives in the following proportions; To your orator George Hancock & your oratrixes Rachel Hancock, Adah Hancock & Mary Outten, formerly Mary Hancock, all of whom are the only children & heirs of Tabitha Hancock, formerly Tabitha Fletcher, who was a sister of the whole blood to the said John Fletcher, 1/3; to your orators Thomas, Solomon, Richard & Abel Walter and your oratrix Rachel Cutler, formerly Rachel Walter, all of whom are the only children & heirs of Richard Walter, dec., who was a brother of the half blood to the said John Fletcher, dec., 1/6; to Hetty Milby, orphan of Gilbert Milby, dec., who was a son of Rachel Walter, who was a sister of the half blood to the said Fletcher, 1/12; to John, William & Elizabeth Milby, orphans of John Milby, dec.: who was another son of said Rachel Walter, 1/12; and to Ridigal Savage who was a sister of the whole blood to the said John Fletcher, the remaining 1/3 &c.6 
Will*29 December 1839Richard made a will on 29 December 1839 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Richard Walter Sr. To my daughter Margaret Richardson 1/5 of all the land I possess & 1/6 of all my personal estate & if she should become a widow before her death, then to her & if she dies without a lawful heir, then to the balance of my children. To my 3 grandsons Berry Floyd, John Floyd & Alfred Napoleon Floyd 1/5 of all my land & 1/6 of all my personal estate. To daughter Elizabeth LeCato 1/5 of all my land & 1/6 of all my personal estate. To my sons Richard & John each of them 1/5 of all my land & 1/6 of all my personal estate. To son George W. Walter 1/6 of my personal estate, land excepted in consequence of a deed of gift to him dated 7 Jan 1828. Son Richard Walter & Nathaniel LeCato Extrs. Witt: Joshua B. Wyatt, William A. Thompson, James W. Wyatt & William Wyatt.7 
Death*before 31 March 1840Richard died before 31 March 1840. It was on this date that his will was probated. Thomas S. Richardson who intermarried with Margaret, one of the daughters of Richard Walter, opposed the will & the witnesses were summoned & the will was proved. Littleton K. LeCato, William B. LeCato & James G. Benson securities. Thomas S. Richardson was granted the right to appeal at the next Circuit superior Court of Law & Chancery..7 

Family

Mary 'Polly' Benston b. c 1780
Marriage*26 January 1801He married Mary 'Polly' Benston, daughter of Moses Benston and Matilda (of Francis) Savage, on 26 January 1801 at Accomack Co, VA. Francis Savage was the security on the M.L.B. of Richard Walter and Polly Bentson..4 
Children 1.Margaret B. Walter+ b. c 1802
 2.Matilda S. Walter+4 b. 1803, d. 28 Feb 1838
 3.Elizabeth G. Walter+ b. 30 Mar 1808, d. 4 Nov 1868
 4.Richard J. Walter+ b. c 1810, d. 4 Jan 1884
 5.John Savage Walter+ b. 10 Dec 1812, d. 19 Dec 1874
 6.George W. Walter7 b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 368 (will of Richard Walter, wife Peggy).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 574 (tract A3).
  3. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 651 (tract A22).
  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. 561 (settlement of Richard Walter, Richard Cutler Extr).
  6. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 98-99 (Hancock & others vs Savage & others in a partition suit).
  7. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 561 (will of Richard Walter Sr.).

William E. LeCato1

M, b. circa 1829
FatherNathaniel B(Bradford) (of Littleton) LeCato b. 12 Nov 1808, d. 2 Apr 1882
MotherElizabeth G. Walter b. 30 Mar 1808, d. 4 Nov 1868
ChartsDescendants 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 Edited4 Jul 2002
Birth*circa 1829William was born circa 1829 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850William was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. E. LeCatur, a 21 year old clerk in HH#661 headed by Nath'l B. LeCatur, a 41 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.

Capt. Littleton Thomas LeCato (postmaster)1,2,3

M, b. 5 May 1831, d. 19 March 1909
FatherNathaniel B(Bradford) (of Littleton) LeCato b. 12 Nov 1808, d. 2 Apr 1882
MotherElizabeth G. Walter b. 30 Mar 1808, d. 4 Nov 1868
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
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 Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited4 Oct 2018
Birth*5 May 1831Littleton was born on 5 May 1831 at Accomack Co, VA.1,2 
Census w/parents*1850Littleton was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Littleton O. LeCato, a 19 year old clerk in HH#661 headed by Nath'l B. LeCatur, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000..4 
Marriage*8 March 1857He married Cordelia E. 'Cordie' Smith, daughter of Hugh Gordon Smith and Margaret Esther Floyd Rogers, on 8 March 1857 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Littlton T. LeCato, a 25 year old merchant, the son of Nath'l B. & Elizabeth LeCato and she was shown as Cordie E. Smith, age 18, the daughter of Hugh G. & Marg't Smith.5 
Census head*1860Littleton was listed as a head of household in the census of 1860 at Locust Mount, St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#952 was headed by Littleton LaCato, a 29 year old farmer with real estate valued at $3,000. Listed with him were Cordelia E. LaCato, age 21; Bettie S. LaCato, age 1; and John Jubliee, a 12 year old black male.6 
Deed of Gift - Rec'd*1874He received by deed of gift in 1874 at tract A43, Bradford Neck, Accomack Co, VA. In 1874 Nathaniel B. LeCato made a deed of gift of the buildings and certain lands adjacent to a son Littleton T. LeCato and his wife Cordelia E. for their lives, and then the title was to pass to their children, who there were Bettie S., Edwin H., George H., Margaret E., Mary M., Susan Cordelia, and Eva Rogers. Another daughter Emma Walter was born later. In 1917 the rest of the LeCato heirs deeded the dwelling and adjacent acreage to Charles D. Eichelberger, who had married Emma Walter LeCato and it has since gone out of the family to other owners.7 
Marriage*circa 1882He married Sallie Felton circa 1882 at Hertford, Perquimans Co, NC.8 
Marriage*1893Capt. Littleton Thomas LeCato (postmaster) married Margaret Susan Walter, daughter of John Savage Walter and Ann 'Nancy' Downing, in 1893 at Accomack Co, VA.9,10 
Census head*1900Littleton was listed as a head of household in the census of 1900 at Pungoteague, Accomack Co, VA. HH#465 was headed by Littleton C. LeCato, a 66 year old farmer, born May 1834. Listed with him were Margaret S. LeCato, a 43 year old wife, born Nov 1856, married in 1893; Susie C. LeCato, a 24 year old daughter, born Sep 1875; Emma W. LeCato, a 22 year old daughter, born Aug 1877; Sallie F. LeCato, a 14 year old daughter, born Jan 1886; and James G. Downing, a 28 year old boarder & farm laborer, born Feb 1871.10 
Death*19 March 1909He died on 19 March 1909 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 77.1,2 
Burial*Littleton was buried at Quinby Cemetery, Accomack Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Littleton Thomas LeCato, 5 May 1831 - 19 Mar 1909.1,2 

Family 1

Cordelia E. 'Cordie' Smith b. c 1837, d. 11 Jan 1881
Marriage*8 March 1857He married Cordelia E. 'Cordie' Smith, daughter of Hugh Gordon Smith and Margaret Esther Floyd Rogers, on 8 March 1857 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Littlton T. LeCato, a 25 year old merchant, the son of Nath'l B. & Elizabeth LeCato and she was shown as Cordie E. Smith, age 18, the daughter of Hugh G. & Marg't Smith.5 
Children 1.Elizabeth 'Bessie' Smith LeCato+11 b. 10 Dec 1858, d. 16 Jul 1900
 2.Edwin 'Ned' Francis LeCato3 b. 31 Jul 1860, d. 18 Oct 1891
 3.Hugh Thomas LeCato3 b. 19 May 1862, d. 24 Apr 1863
 4.Henrietta LeCato3 b. c 1864
 5.George Hugh LeCato1 b. 10 Jan 1864, d. 4 Sep 1913
 6.Margaret 'Maggie' 'Peddie' Elizabeth LeCato3 b. 20 Oct 1865, d. 17 Jan 1885
 7.Mary 'Mamie' LeCato3 b. 15 Aug 1868, d. 14 Jul 1944
 8.Susan 'Susie' Cordelia LeCato3 b. 28 Sep 1871, d. 1944
 9.Eva Rogers LeCato3 b. 15 Apr 1874, d. 31 Dec 1963
 10.Emma 'Mom Em' Walter LeCato3 b. 20 Aug 1876, d. 29 Jul 1963

Family 2

Sallie Felton b. 15 Feb 1851, d. 3 Jan 1891
Marriage*circa 1882Capt. Littleton Thomas LeCato (postmaster) married Sallie Felton circa 1882 at Hertford, Perquimans Co, NC.8 
Children 1.Ethel (Turner?) LeCato3 b. 11 Dec 1882, d. 29 Jan 1941
 2.Thomas Felton LeCato3 b. Oct 1884, d. 1884
 3.Sallie Felton LeCato12 b. 8 Jan 1886, d. 10 Aug 1971

Family 3

Margaret Susan Walter b. 29 Nov 1854, d. 14 Feb 1915
Marriage*1893Capt. Littleton Thomas LeCato (postmaster) married Margaret Susan Walter, daughter of John Savage Walter and Ann 'Nancy' Downing, in 1893 at Accomack Co, VA.9,10 

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 141958270 (Littleton Thomas LeCato).
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Smith Family Tree by s4706 (Susan Haberly).
  4. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  5. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  6. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  7. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 772 (tract A43).
  8. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 158700273 (Sallie Felton LeCato).
  9. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Margaret Susan Lecato in the Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  10. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  11. [S772] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Deaths from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912, PE 21 Jul 1900 issue (death of Elizabeth LeCato McMath).
  12. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 158671776 (Sallie Felton LeCato).

Nathaniel James 'N.J.W.' LeCato1

M, b. 10 August 1835, d. 31 March 1911
FatherNathaniel B(Bradford) (of Littleton) LeCato b. 12 Nov 1808, d. 2 Apr 1882
MotherElizabeth G. Walter b. 30 Mar 1808, d. 4 Nov 1868
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Tully Robinson (Burgess at Jamestown)
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) (#1)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West) (#2)
Last Edited4 Oct 2018
Birth*10 August 1835Nathaniel was born on 10 August 1835 at Atlantic View, Quinby, Accomack Co, VA.1,2 
Census w/parents*1850Nathaniel was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Nath'l J. LeCatur, age 15 in HH#661 headed by Nath'l B. LeCatur, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000..3 
Heir - named as*13 May 1854Nathaniel was named as an heir on 13 May 1854 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Nathaniel James LeCato in the will will of James S. Benson.4 
Marriage*21 March 1855He married Eliza S. Eichelberger, daughter of William F. Eichelberger and Demaris S. 'Mary' Mears, on 21 March 1855 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Nath'l J. LeCato, a 20 year old clerk, the son of Nath'l B. & Eliz'th LeCato and she was shown as Eliz'th S. Eichelberger, age 17, the daughter of Wm. F. & Mary Eichelberger. They were married at the residence of Wm. Eichelberger.5 
Death*31 March 1911Nathaniel James 'N.J.W.' LeCato died on 31 March 1911 at New York City, NY, at age 75.1,2 
Burial*Nathaniel was buried at Quinby Cemeter, Accomack Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as N.J.W. LeCato, husband of E.E. & son of Nath'l B. & E.E. Lecato, 10 Aug 1835 - 31 Mar 1911.1 

Family

Eliza S. Eichelberger b. 10 Dec 1837, d. 1 Feb 1917

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Smith Family Tree by s4706 (Susan Haberly).
  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. 59 (will of James S. Benson).
  5. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Mary Matilda LeCato1

F, b. 26 September 1840, d. 31 August 1867
FatherNathaniel B(Bradford) (of Littleton) LeCato b. 12 Nov 1808, d. 2 Apr 1882
MotherElizabeth G. Walter b. 30 Mar 1808, d. 4 Nov 1868
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 Edited19 Nov 2014
Birth*26 September 1840Mary was born on 26 September 1840 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary M. LeCatur, age 10 in HH#661 headed by Nath'l B. LeCatur, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000..3 
Heir - named as*13 May 1854Mary was named as an heir on 13 May 1854 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Matilda LeCato in the will will of James S. Benson.1 
Marriage*27 January 1861She married James T. Savage, son of Major Savage and Susanna Edmunds, on 27 January 1861 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as James F. Savage, a 21 year old farmer, the son of Major Savage & Susan Edmond and she was shown as Mary M. LeCato, age 21, the daughter of Nath'l B. LaCato and Eliz'th G. Walls(sic). The were married at the residence of Nath'l LaCato by L.K. LeCato.4 
Married Name27 January 1861 As of 27 January 1861,her married name was Savage. 
Death*31 August 1867Mary Matilda LeCato died on 31 August 1867 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 26.2 
Burial*Mary was buried at Quinby Cemetery, Accomack Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Mary M. Savage, wife of Jas. T. Savage & daughter of N.B. & E.G. LeCato, 26 Sep 1840 - 31 Aug 1867 (buried with her infant son.)2 

Family

James T. Savage b. 12 Apr 1839, d. 17 Dec 1898
Marriage*27 January 1861She married James T. Savage, son of Major Savage and Susanna Edmunds, on 27 January 1861 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as James F. Savage, a 21 year old farmer, the son of Major Savage & Susan Edmond and she was shown as Mary M. LeCato, age 21, the daughter of Nath'l B. LaCato and Eliz'th G. Walls(sic). The were married at the residence of Nath'l LaCato by L.K. LeCato.4 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 59 (will of James S. Benson).
  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. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Dr. George W. LeCato1

M, b. 1 August 1842, d. 12 March 1903
FatherNathaniel B(Bradford) (of Littleton) LeCato b. 12 Nov 1808, d. 2 Apr 1882
MotherElizabeth G. Walter b. 30 Mar 1808, d. 4 Nov 1868
ChartsDescendants 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 Edited4 Apr 2016
Birth*1 August 1842George was born on 1 August 1842 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850George was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. W. LeCatur, age 8 in HH#661 headed by Nath'l B. LeCatur, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000..3 
Marriage*circa 1870He married Mary J. (-----) circa 1870.2 
Death*12 March 1903Dr. George W. LeCato died on 12 March 1903 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 60.2 
Burial*George was buried at Quinby Cemetery, Accomack Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Hon. George W. LeCato, MD, husband of M.J. LeCato, 1 Aug 1842 - 12 Mar 1903.2 

Family

Mary J. (-----) b. 25 Mar 1851, d. 29 May 1876

Citations

  1. [S2415] Dorothy Amerman,.
  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.

Margaret 'Maggie' Benson LeCato1

F, b. 11 July 1844, d. 20 September 1913
FatherNathaniel B(Bradford) (of Littleton) LeCato b. 12 Nov 1808, d. 2 Apr 1882
MotherElizabeth G. Walter b. 30 Mar 1808, d. 4 Nov 1868
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
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 Edited4 Oct 2018
Birth*11 July 1844Margaret was born on 11 July 1844 at Atlantic View, Quinby, Accomack Co, VA.2,1 
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 Margaret B. LeCatur, age 6 in HH#661 headed by Nath'l B. LeCatur, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000..3 
Marriage*15 November 1869She married Dr. John Emory Mapp, son of George Bowdoin Mapp and Ann James Edmunds, on 15 November 1869 at New York City, NY. They were shown only as Jno. E. Mapp of Accomack Co, VA and Margaret B. LeCato of Accomack Co, VA were married on 15 Nov 1869 @ New York City by Rev. Charles Deencee(?) Pastor of Church of Strangers..4 
Married Name15 November 1869 As of 15 November 1869,her married name was Mapp. 
Death*20 September 1913Margaret died on 20 September 1913 at age 69.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Quinby Cem, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Maggie LeCato, wife of Dr. John E. Mapp, 11 Jul 1844 - 20 Sep 1913..2 

Family

Dr. John Emory Mapp b. 1 Feb 1846, d. 30 Apr 1927
Children 1.Madeline LeCato Mapp+ b. 5 Nov 1870, d. 28 Mar 1948
 2.George Walter Mapp b. 25 May 1873, d. 2 Feb 1941
 3.Ada Edmonds Mapp b. c 1875
 4.Zilla Ann Mapp b. c 1880
 5.Fairy Mapp b. c 1882
 6.John Brooks Mapp b. 30 Mar 1887, d. 19 Aug 1969

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Smith Family Tree by s4706 (Susan Haberly).
  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. [S904] John E. Mapp Family Bible, John E. Mapp, Family Bible.

Alfred N. LeCato1

F, b. 1847, d. 9 February 1853
FatherNathaniel B(Bradford) (of Littleton) LeCato b. 12 Nov 1808, d. 2 Apr 1882
MotherElizabeth G. Walter b. 30 Mar 1808, d. 4 Nov 1868
ChartsDescendants 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 Edited4 Apr 2016
Birth*1847Alfred was born in 1847 at Accomack Co, VA.1,2 
Census w/parents*1850Alfred was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Alfred N. LeCatur, age 3 in HH#661 headed by Nath'l B. LeCatur, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000..1 
Death*9 February 1853She died on 9 February 1853 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Burial*Alfred was buried at Quinby Cemetery, Accomack Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as "little Alfred" who died 9 Feb 1853, age 6 years.2 

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.

James Savage Benston

M, b. 1785, d. 16 July 1854
FatherMoses Benston1 b. c 1745, d. b 26 Oct 1790
MotherMatilda (of Francis) Savage1 b. c 1750
Last Edited26 Jan 2011
Birth*1785James was born in 1785 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*15 May 1790James was named in his father's will on 15 May 1790 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son James Benston in the will of Moses Benston, wife Matilda.1 
Will - Brother's*4 January 1796James was named in his brother's will on 4 January 1796 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as brother James Benston in the will of John Savage Benston.3 
Census w/another*1850James was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as James G. Benson, age 64 with an occupation shown as "None" in HH#661 headed by Nath'l B. LeCatur, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000..4 
Will*13 May 1854James made a will on 13 May 1854 at Accomack Co, VA.5 
Death*16 July 1854James died on 16 July 1854.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Quinby Cem, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as James S. Benson, who died on 16 Jul 1854 at the age of 69 years..2 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 390 (will of Moses Benston, wife Matilda).
  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. 433 (will of John Savage Benston).
  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. 59 (will of James S. Benson).

Adah Kellam1

F, b. circa 1776
FatherHezekiah Kellam b. c 1735, d. b 24 Sep 1810
MotherMolly (-----) b. c 1740
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited21 Jan 2011
Birth*circa 1776Adah was born circa 1776 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1800She married Sacker Mears, son of (-----) Mears and Peggy Downing, circa 1800.1 
Married Namecirca 1800 As of circa 1800,her married name was Mears. 
Will - Father's*1 February 1810Adah was named in her father's will on 1 February 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as daughter Adah Mears in the will of Hezekiah Kellam, wife Molly.2 

Family

Sacker Mears b. c 1780
Children 1.Catharine 'Caty' Mears b. c 1811
 2.Adah J. 'Ader' Mears b. 9 Dec 1812, d. 6 Apr 1883
 3.Mary Mears b. c 1815

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 303 (will of Hezekiah Kellam).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 303 (will of Hezekiah Kellam, wife Molly).

Sacker Mears1

M, b. circa 1780
Father(-----) Mears b. c 1750
MotherPeggy Downing b. c 1762
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited21 Jan 2011
Birth*circa 1780Sacker was born circa 1780 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1800He married Adah Kellam, daughter of Hezekiah Kellam and Molly (-----), circa 1800.2 

Family

Adah Kellam b. c 1776
Children 1.Catharine 'Caty' Mears b. c 1811
 2.Adah J. 'Ader' Mears b. 9 Dec 1812, d. 6 Apr 1883
 3.Mary Mears b. c 1815

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 388 (will of Rachel Morrison).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 303 (will of Hezekiah Kellam).

(-----) Mears

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited21 Jan 2011
Birth*circa 1750(-----) was born circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1780He married Peggy Downing, daughter of John Robins Downing (Yeoman) and Elizabeth Hornsby, circa 1780. 

Family

Peggy Downing b. c 1762
Children 1.Sacker Mears+ b. c 1780
 2.Rachel Mears b. c 1785

Rachel Mears1

F, b. circa 1785
Father(-----) Mears b. c 1750
MotherPeggy Downing b. c 1762
Last Edited21 Jan 2011
Birth*circa 1785Rachel was born circa 1785 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Aunt's*15 May 1792Rachel was named in her aunt's will on 15 May 1792 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as cousin (meaning niece) in the will of Rachel Feehary.2 
Marriage*30 May 1808She married Alexander Morrison, son of (-----) Morrison, on 30 May 1808 at Accomack Co, VA. George S. Savage was the security on the M.L.B. of Alexander Morrison and Rachel Mears..3 
Married Name30 May 1808 As of 30 May 1808,her married name was Morrison. 

Family

Alexander Morrison b. c 1780, d. Feb 1826

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 388 (will of Rachel Morrison).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 396 (will of Rachel Feehary).
  3. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

Alexander Morrison

M, b. circa 1780, d. February 1826
Father(-----) Morrison b. c 1750
Last Edited8 Jul 2006
Birth*circa 1780Alexander was born circa 1780 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Extr*31 January 1800Alexander was named as the executor of a will on 31 January 1800 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Alexander Morrison & Francis Savage were named as Extrs. in the will of Elizabeth Bell..1 
Marriage*30 May 1808He married Rachel Mears, daughter of (-----) Mears and Peggy Downing, on 30 May 1808 at Accomack Co, VA. George S. Savage was the security on the M.L.B. of Alexander Morrison and Rachel Mears..2 
Death*February 1826Alexander died in February 1826.3 
Admin of estate*27 February 1826Administration of Alexander's estate was filed on 27 February 1826 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Richard Mears of William was named to settle the estate of Alexander Morrison. John B. Revell, Stephen Pusey & Henry Stewart were the securities.3 

Family

Rachel Mears b. c 1785

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 464 (will of Elizabeth Bell).
  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. 388 (adm. of Alexander Morrison).

(-----) Morrison

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited4 Jul 2002
Birth*circa 1750(-----) was born circa 1750. 

Family

Children 1.Alexander Morrison b. c 1780, d. Feb 1826
 2.Margaret Morrison+ b. c 1785, d. Feb 1840

Margaret Morrison

F, b. circa 1785, d. February 1840
Father(-----) Morrison b. c 1750
Last Edited2 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1785Margaret was born circa 1785 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*30 July 1810She married Richard (of Wm) Mears, son of William (of Rich) Mears, on 30 July 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. Shadrach Ames & Alexander Morrison were the securities on the M.L.B. of Richard Mears of Wm. and Margaret Morrison..1 
Married Name30 July 1810 As of 30 July 1810,her married name was Mears. 
Death*February 1840Margaret died in February 1840 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Admin of estate*23 February 1840Administration of Margaret's estate was filed on 23 February 1840 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Jesse S. Kellam was named to settle the estate of Margaret Mears. James Kellam of A. & William L. Major were securities.2 
Admin of estate2 June 1842Administration of Margaret's estate was filed on 2 June 1842 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that on the motion of Alexander W.F. Mears the Sheriff was named to settle the estate of Margaret Mears, whose estate had been unadministered by Jesse S. Kellam.3 

Family

Richard (of Wm) Mears b. c 1782, d. b 8 Mar 1830
Children 1.Miranda J. 'Morandey' Mears b. c 1811
 2.Alexander W.F. Mears b. c 1812
 3.Mary J. Mears+ b. c 1812
 4.Edward T.A. (or F.A.) Mears b. c 1815
 5.Sally A. Mears b. c 1818

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. 370 (adm. of Margaret Mears).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 371 (adm. of Margaret Mears).

Richard (of Wm) Mears1

M, b. circa 1782, d. before 8 March 1830
FatherWilliam (of Rich) Mears b. c 1762, d. Jan 1796
Last Edited23 Aug 2010
Birth*circa 1782Richard was born circa 1782 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*30 July 1810He married Margaret Morrison, daughter of (-----) Morrison, on 30 July 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. Shadrach Ames & Alexander Morrison were the securities on the M.L.B. of Richard Mears of Wm. and Margaret Morrison..1 
Will - Extr*15 June 1824Richard was named as the executor of a will on 15 June 1824 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Richard Mears of Wm. was named as Extr. along with Richard Ames in the will of Wm. Mears of Wm, wife Elizabeth (N'hamp WB 36, p. 426).. 
Administrator*27 February 1826Richard was named as administrator of an estate on 27 February 1826 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Richard Mears of William was named to settle the estate of Alexander Morrison. John B. Revell, Stephen Pusey & Henry Stewart were the securities. (NOTE: Alexander Morrison was evidently his brother-in-law.)2,3,4 
Death*before 8 March 1830He died before 8 March 1830 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Richard Mears of William, widow Margaret, was granted to Jesse Kellam.5 

Family

Margaret Morrison b. c 1785, d. Feb 1840
Children 1.Miranda J. 'Morandey' Mears b. c 1811
 2.Alexander W.F. Mears b. c 1812
 3.Mary J. Mears+ b. c 1812
 4.Edward T.A. (or F.A.) Mears b. c 1815
 5.Sally A. Mears b. c 1818

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  2. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  3. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 388 (adm. of Alexander Morrison).
  5. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 283 (adm of Richard Mears of William to Jesse Kellam).

Peggy Downing1

F, b. circa 1762
FatherJohn Robins Downing (Yeoman)2 b. c 1725, d. b 25 May 1779
MotherElizabeth Hornsby2 b. c 1743, d. c 1776
Last Edited21 Jan 2011
Birth*circa 1762Peggy Downing was born circa 1762 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*25 March 1779Peggy was named in her father's will on 25 March 1779 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as daughter Peggy Downing in the will of John Robins Downing, Yeoman, wife Sophia.2 
Marriage*circa 1780She married (-----) Mears circa 1780. 
Married Namecirca 1780 As of circa 1780,her married name was Mears. 
Will - Sister's*15 May 1792Peggy was named in her sister's will on 15 May 1792 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as my sister Peggy Mears in the will of Rachel Feehary.1 

Family

(-----) Mears b. c 1750
Children 1.Sacker Mears+ b. c 1780
 2.Rachel Mears b. c 1785

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 396 (will of Rachel Feehary).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 316 (will of John Robins Downing, Yeoman, wife Sophia).

Adah J. 'Ader' Mears1

F, b. 9 December 1812, d. 6 April 1883
FatherSacker Mears b. c 1780
MotherAdah Kellam b. c 1776
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited4 Nov 2006
Birth*9 December 1812Adah was born on 9 December 1812 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/another*1850Adah was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Ada J. Mears, age 37 in HH#661 headed by Nath'l B. LeCatur, a 41 year old farmer with real estate valued at $10,000. Listed just above her was Jas. Benson, age 64, who may have been her brother-in-law..3 
Death*6 April 1883Adah died on 6 April 1883 at age 70.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Quinby Cem, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Adah J. Mears, 9 Dec 1812 - 6 Apr 1883..2 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 388 (will of Rachel Morrison).
  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.

Catharine 'Caty' Mears1

F, b. circa 1811
FatherSacker Mears b. c 1780
MotherAdah Kellam b. c 1776
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited4 Jul 2002
Birth*circa 1811Catharine was born circa 1811 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 388 (will of Rachel Morrison).

Mary Mears1

F, b. circa 1815
FatherSacker Mears b. c 1780
MotherAdah Kellam b. c 1776
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited4 Jul 2002
Birth*circa 1815Mary was born circa 1815 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 388 (will of Rachel Morrison).

Miranda J. 'Morandey' Mears1

F, b. circa 1811
FatherRichard (of Wm) Mears b. c 1782, d. b 8 Mar 1830
MotherMargaret Morrison b. c 1785, d. Feb 1840
Last Edited2 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1811Miranda was born circa 1811 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 388 (will of Rachel Morrison).

Thomas Frederick Floyd1

M, b. 1819, d. 1903
FatherGeorge Floyd1 b. c 1792, d. b 27 Aug 1827
MotherMaria Bradford1 b. c 1790, d. b 27 Jul 1846
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (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 2011
Birth*1819Thomas was born in 1819 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Grmoth's3 May 1824Thomas was named in his grandmother's will on 3 May 1824 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as my grandson Thomas Frederick Floyd in the will of Eley Bradford, widow of Thomas A. Bradford.1 
Marriage*circa 1844He married Margaret E. Willis, daughter of Zorobabel Willis and Ann C. 'Nancy' Spiers, circa 1844.2,3 
Land bought*1846Thomas Frederick Floyd bought land in 1846 at Accomack Co, VA. In 1822 Frederick Floyd left 125 acres of tract A43 to his son George, but nine years later (1831, George having died) a commissioner sold to Maria Floyd, and in 1846 her heirs sold their interests in 120 acres to Thomas F. Floyd. 1857 He and his wife Margaret E. Floyd sold the house and 167 acres to Robins H. Mapp. Forty years later, title passed from the Mapp family to Muscoe R. Bulman, and in 1944 it was purchased by Charles S. Fetterman of Pittsburgh.4 
Administrator*27 July 1846Thomas was named as administrator of an estate on 27 July 1846 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Maria Floyd was granted to Thomas T. Floyd with George H. Bell & James R. Garrison securities.5 
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. F. Floyd the head of HH#662, a 30 year old farmer with real estate valued at $4,000. Listed with him were the following Floyds: Margaret E., age 29; George E., age 5; and Matilda A., age 5/12..3 
Death*1903Thomas died in 1903.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Wachapreague Cemetery, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Thomas F. Floyd, the husband of Margaret E. Floyd..2 

Family

Margaret E. Willis b. 9 Jan 1821, d. 19 Aug 1884
Marriage*circa 1844He married Margaret E. Willis, daughter of Zorobabel Willis and Ann C. 'Nancy' Spiers, circa 1844.2,3 
Children 1.Emma S. Floyd2 b. 7 Apr 1844, d. 12 Aug 1845
 2.George E. Floyd b. 31 Jul 1845, d. 25 Nov 1872
 3.Matilda 'Tillie' Ann Floyd+ b. 19 Jan 1850, d. 25 Aug 1923

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 88 (will of Eley Bradford, widow of Thomas A. Bradford).
  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. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 776 (tract A43).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 212 (adm of Maria Floyd to Thomas T. Floyd).

Margaret E. Willis1

F, b. 9 January 1821, d. 19 August 1884
FatherZorobabel Willis2 b. 13 Nov 1792, d. 5 Jan 1842
MotherAnn C. 'Nancy' Spiers2 b. 14 May 1790, d. 26 Jul 1851
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (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 Edited13 Apr 2016
Birth*9 January 1821Margaret was born on 9 January 1821 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Will - Father's*22 November 1841Margaret was named in her father's will on 22 November 1841 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Zorobabel Willis gave wife Ann C. Willis all the land I got by her in marriage & the land I purchased of Mary Ashby during her life & also slaves Negro Henry, by my wife paying my slave Henry $6 annually for 10 years from my death & my Negro woman Liddy & her youngest child & my girl Ibby & ... & the privilege of getting firewood off the part of my land hereafter given to my sons Edward & John H. Willis & the privilege of getting pine log timber off the land hereafter given to my son Robert T. Willis. The foregoing loan is in lieu of dower out of the residue of my land & slaves, but no bar against dower out of the residue of my personal estate. To son James C. Willis all the lands I purchased of William Dunton adjoining the land of Garrison Burton & others & all my interest in a petty-anger called the Eagle, … & at the death of my wife all the land to the N. & E. of the Neck road including the houses where I now live & adjoining the land of Solomon Bunting, that is to say all my land between the Neck road & the creek & at the death of my wife my Negro boy Henry & ... To son Edward L. Willis the land I purchased at my father's sale where my dwelling & store is lying to the S. & W. of a slipped locust nearly opposite of William Chance house ... until it strikes the lands of John Harmon (of K.) To my son Robert T. Willis the balance of the land purchased at my father's sale adjoining on the S. & W. the lands heretofore given to my son Edward L. Willis & the land of Levin W. Nock on the north & east. To my son John H. Willis all the land I hold lying to S. & W. of the county road it being a part of the plantation where I now live & to include the land I purchased of James J. Teackle, Nathaniel Bradford & the heirs of Thomas Moore dec'd. The residue of my slaves to my 7 children James C. Willis, Tabitha A. Nock, Margaret E., Edward L., Mary F., Robert T. & John H. Willis. To my daughter Margaret E. Willis ... My part of the store should be carried on in the firm of Z. & C. Willis until my son Edward L. Willis arrives at age 21 & for my brother Custis Willis to live where he now lives on my land until such arrival, provided my said brother furnish my son Edward L. Willis with his board, washing & lodging in lieu of rent of the aforesaid houses. My son Edward L. Willis is to have $70 per annum for his wages as a clerk in the aforesaid firm until he arrives to lawful age to be paid to him out of my estate to be drawn from the store. Residue after wife's dower to my daughters Tabitha A. Nock, Margaret E. Willis, Mary F. Willis & my son Robert T. Willis which is not to include the slaves loaned my wife. At the death of my wife all the slaves loaned to her to my children excluding my son James C. Willis. My brother Custis Willis & my son James C. Willis Extrs. Witt: William P. Moore Sr., Littleton Willis & Sarah A. C. Coleburn. Codicil: 22 Nov 1841 - My brother Custis Willis to be guardian of all my children who are minors until they come to lawful age. Witt: William P. Moore Sr., Littleton Willis & Sarah A. C. Coleburn. Proved 31 Jan 1842: George S. Mapp, Robins H. Mapp & Littleton Willis securities.2 
Marriage*circa 1844She married Thomas Frederick Floyd, son of George Floyd and Maria Bradford, circa 1844.3,4 
Married Namecirca 1844 As of circa 1844,her married name was Floyd. 
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 E. Floyd, age 29 in HH#662 headed by Thos. F. Floyd, a 30 year old farmer with real estate valued at $4,000..4 
Death*19 August 1884Margaret died on 19 August 1884 at age 63.3 
Burial*Margaret was buried at Wachapreague Cemetery, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Margaret E. Floyd, the wife of Thomas F. Floyd, who died 19 Aug 1884; age: 63/7/10.3 

Family

Thomas Frederick Floyd b. 1819, d. 1903
Marriage*circa 1844She married Thomas Frederick Floyd, son of George Floyd and Maria Bradford, circa 1844.3,4 
Children 1.Emma S. Floyd3 b. 7 Apr 1844, d. 12 Aug 1845
 2.George E. Floyd b. 31 Jul 1845, d. 25 Nov 1872
 3.Matilda 'Tillie' Ann Floyd+ b. 19 Jan 1850, d. 25 Aug 1923

Citations

  1. [S2058] Brice M. Clagett of Washington DC, Floyd Report (located in the Emma Smith McMath's Genealogy collection at E.S.P.L.), p. 15.
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 613 (will of Zorobabel Willis, wife Ann C. Willis).
  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.

George E. Floyd1

M, b. 31 July 1845, d. 25 November 1872
FatherThomas Frederick Floyd b. 1819, d. 1903
MotherMargaret E. Willis b. 9 Jan 1821, d. 19 Aug 1884
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (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 Edited24 Dec 2010
Birth*31 July 1845George was born on 31 July 1845 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850George was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George E. Floyd, age 5 in HH#662 headed by Thos. F. Floyd, a 30 year old farmer with real estate valued at $4,000..1 
Death*25 November 1872He died on 25 November 1872 at age 27.2 
Burial*George was buried at Wachapreague Cemetery, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as George E. Floyd, s/o T.F. & M.E. Floyd, 31 July 1845 - 25 Nov 1872.2 

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.

Matilda 'Tillie' Ann Floyd1,2,3

F, b. 19 January 1850, d. 25 August 1923
FatherThomas Frederick Floyd b. 1819, d. 1903
MotherMargaret E. Willis b. 9 Jan 1821, d. 19 Aug 1884
ChartsDescendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Washbourne (Burgess at Jamestown)
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 Edited4 Dec 2016
Birth*19 January 1850Matilda was born on 19 January 1850 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Census w/parents*1850Matilda was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Matilda A. Floyd, age 5/12 in HH#662 headed by Thos. F. Floyd, a 30 year old farmer with real estate valued at $4,000..1 
Marriage*circa 1870She married John W. Ayres, son of John Johnson Ayres and Margaret B. Pusey, circa 1870.5 
Married Namecirca 1870 As of circa 1870,her married name was Ayres. 
Marriage*circa 1880Matilda 'Tillie' Ann Floyd married James Glenn Nock, son of Levin W. Nock and Sarah Custis Floyd, circa 1880.2 
Married Namecirca 1880 As of circa 1880,her married name was Nock. 
Death*25 August 1923Matilda 'Tillie' Ann Floyd died on 25 August 1923 at age 73.4 
Burial*Matilda was buried at Wachapreague Cem, Wachapreague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Matilda Floyd Nock, 19 Jan 1850 - 25 Aug 1923.4 

Family 1

John W. Ayres b. 22 May 1836, d. 25 Jun 1920
Marriage*circa 1870She married John W. Ayres, son of John Johnson Ayres and Margaret B. Pusey, circa 1870.5 

Family 2

James Glenn Nock b. 21 Nov 1850, d. 20 Mar 1923
Marriage*circa 1880Matilda 'Tillie' Ann Floyd married James Glenn Nock, son of Levin W. Nock and Sarah Custis Floyd, circa 1880.2 
Child 1.George Floyd Nock6 b. 29 Mar 1881, d. 12 Jan 1959

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S2058] Brice M. Clagett of Washington DC, Floyd Report (located in the Emma Smith McMath's Genealogy collection at E.S.P.L.), p. 15.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, James Glenn Nock in the Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  5. [S1012] Compliers Blackstone Drummond Ayres & his wife Nelly Bird Ayres and research by Nora Millier Turman, John Ayres and Some Descendants of Accomack County, Virginia, 1663-1981, p. 6.
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, George F Nock in the Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Lancelott Ward Jr.1,2

M, b. 11 July 1829, d. 15 September 1881
FatherLancelot Ward b. 15 Jan 1791, d. 30 Dec 1856
MotherMary A. East b. 7 Sep 1799, d. 9 Jul 1861
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited21 Sep 2016
Birth*11 July 1829Lancelott was born on 11 July 1829 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Lancelott was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Lancelott Ward Jr., a 22 year old student in HH#663 headed by Lancelott Ward, age 59 with real estate valued at $800..1 
Marriage*6 November 1850He married Margaret Adeline Mears, daughter of John B(ell) Mears Turner and Nancy A. Mears, 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 
Will*5 September 1881Lancelott made a will on 5 September 1881 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Lance Lot Ward gave to son John Thomas Ward $72. and one horse cart with iron axle and highest wheels of any in my possession. After my debts are paid and my widow Margaret A. Ward has received what the law gives her, the remainder of my property to be equally divided between my children, John Thomas Ward, William Douglas Ward, and Margaret Susan Taylor. Execs. John Thomas Ward and Francis T. Stockley. 5 Sep 1881. Wit: John E. Mapp, H. T. Beloate. Proved 26 Sep 1881. Sureties Levin J. Hyslop, George T. Coleburn.4 
Death*15 September 1881Lancelott died on 15 September 1881 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 52.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Ward Plot, Melfa, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Langylot Ward the son of Lancylot & Mary A. Ward, who died at the age of 52 years, 2 months and 4 days..2 

Family

Margaret Adeline Mears b. c 1833

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. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  4. [S839] Elizabeth Smith Comp, Accomack Co, VA, Wills, 1861-1901, p. 41 (will of Lanclot Ward).