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Ella Waterfield

F, b. 17 May 1877, d. 21 September 1968
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited10 Nov 2003
Birth*17 May 1877Ella was born on 17 May 1877 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1900She married George Robert Bonnewell, son of William Healy Bonnewell and Cordelia Adelaide 'Cordie' Drummond, circa 1900.2 
Married Namecirca 1900 As of circa 1900,her married name was Bonnewell. 
Death*21 September 1968Ella died on 21 September 1968 at age 91.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Belle Haven Cem East, Acc Co, VA.1 

Family

George Robert Bonnewell b. 24 Oct 1880, d. 20 Aug 1941
Children 1.Robert H. Bonnewell b. 1902, d. 1975
 2.J. Ennis Bonnewell b. 1907, d. 1976

Citations

  1. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  2. [S788] Louie Dean Hickman Sr., Descendants of James Bonniwell (c. 1620 - 1667).

Robert H. Bonnewell1

M, b. 1902, d. 1975
FatherGeorge Robert Bonnewell b. 24 Oct 1880, d. 20 Aug 1941
MotherElla Waterfield b. 17 May 1877, d. 21 Sep 1968
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited25 Oct 2003
Birth*1902Robert was born in 1902 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1920He married Versa H. (-----) circa 1920.1 
Death*1975Robert died in 1975.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Edgehill Cem, Accomac, Acc Co, VA.2 

Family

Versa H. (-----) b. 1892, d. 1966

Citations

  1. [S788] Louie Dean Hickman Sr., Descendants of James Bonniwell (c. 1620 - 1667).
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Versa H. (-----)

F, b. 1892, d. 1966
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited25 Oct 2003
Birth*1892Versa was born in 1892.1 
Marriage*circa 1920She married Robert H. Bonnewell, son of George Robert Bonnewell and Ella Waterfield, circa 1920.2 
Married Namecirca 1920 As of circa 1920,her married name was Bonnewell. 
Death*1966Versa died in 1966.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Edgehill Cem, Accomac, Acc Co, VA.1 

Family

Robert H. Bonnewell b. 1902, d. 1975

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S788] Louie Dean Hickman Sr., Descendants of James Bonniwell (c. 1620 - 1667).

Margaret 'Maggie' E. Melson1

F, b. 22 April 1884, d. 14 October 1972
FatherWilliam Isma Melson2 b. 25 Dec 1851, d. 1 Nov 1920
MotherLois 'Euginia' Drummond2 b. 9 Feb 1862, d. 9 Jul 1885
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited8 Jun 2014
Birth*22 April 1884Margaret was born on 22 April 1884 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Census w/father1900Margaret was listed with her father in the census of 1900 at Eastville, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Maggie Melson, a 16 year old daughter, born Apr 1884, in a household headed by Wm. J. Melson, age 47 and his wife Maggie, age 22.2 
Marriage*4 January 1905She married Charles Wertenbaker Bonnewell Sr., son of William Healy Bonnewell and Cordelia Adelaide 'Cordie' Drummond, on 4 January 1905 at Parker House, Acc Co, VA.4 
Married Name4 January 1905 As of 4 January 1905,her married name was Bonnewell. 
Death*14 October 1972Margaret died on 14 October 1972 at age 88.3 
Burial*Her body was interred at St. George Ep Ch Cem, Pungoteague, Acc Co, VA. Edward Melson Jr. reports that her tombstone shows her as Maggie Melson Bonniwell, who is buried beside C. Wertenbaker Bonniwell Sr..3 

Family

Charles Wertenbaker Bonnewell Sr. b. 28 Oct 1881, d. 12 Oct 1941
Children 1.Charles Wartenbaker Bonnewell Jr. b. 21 Jan 1912, d. 30 Mar 1973
 2.William Melson 'Peanut' Bonnewell+ b. 1915, d. 1980

Citations

  1. [S2410] W. Edward Melson Jr., Melson Family Information.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Northampton Co, VA.
  3. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  4. [S2410] W. Edward Melson Jr., Melson Family Information, P.E. 15 Jan 1905 issue (marriage of Charles W. Bonneville and Maggie E. Melson).

Charles Wartenbaker Bonnewell Jr.1

M, b. 21 January 1912, d. 30 March 1973
FatherCharles Wertenbaker Bonnewell Sr. b. 28 Oct 1881, d. 12 Oct 1941
MotherMargaret 'Maggie' E. Melson b. 22 Apr 1884, d. 14 Oct 1972
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited23 Apr 2018
Birth*21 January 1912Charles was born on 21 January 1912 at Painter, Accomack Co, VA.2,3 
Marriage*22 January 1933He married Viola Lee Watson on 22 January 1933 at Snow Hill, Worcester Co, MD.3 
Anecdote*10 June 1946 In 1946 Charles W. Bonniwell Jr. and his wife Viola Lee Watson adopted Jack Watson Bonniwell, who was given up for adoption by his birth mother, Agnes Lenora Pearl (White) Salmon of Chincoteague, VA.3 
Death*30 March 1973Charles died on 30 March 1973 at Philadelphia, PA, at age 61.2,3 

Family

Viola Lee Watson b. 26 Jan 1911, d. 27 Aug 1992

Citations

  1. [S788] Louie Dean Hickman Sr., Descendants of James Bonniwell (c. 1620 - 1667).
  2. [S1906] Copy of Death Certificate provided by A. Andrus Bonniwell via Email of 22 Jun 2005.
  3. [S2831] Amy Louise (Bonniwell) Andrus, Information on the family of Jack Watson Bonniwell.

Augustis Bonnewell1

M, b. 28 October 1871, d. 8 March 1887
FatherGeorge Thomas Bonnewell b. c 1850, d. a 1916
MotherEmma Susan Budd b. 2 Feb 1843, d. 25 Jan 1916
Last Edited29 Oct 2003
Birth*28 October 1871Augustis was born on 28 October 1871 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Death*8 March 1887Augustis died on 8 March 1887 at age 15. 
Burial*His body was interred at Mt. Holly Cemetery, Onancock, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Augustis Bonniwell, son of George T. & Emma S. Bonniwell.. 

Citations

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

Thomas Ames III

M, b. 1742, d. before 30 September 1816
FatherThomas Ames II1 b. c 1720, d. b 31 Oct 1775
MotherElisha 'Lisha' Hilton1 b. c 1712
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited12 Nov 2014
Birth*1742Thomas was born in 1742 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1767He married Tabitha Mears, daughter of Richard (of Wm) Mears and Tabitha Darby, circa 1767.1 
Will - Extr*22 April 1772Thomas was named as the executor of a will on 22 April 1772 at Accomack Co, VA. Thomas Aimes Jr. was named as one of the extr. in the will of Richard Mears, wife Tabitha..2 
Will - Father's*8 February 1775Thomas was named in his father's will on 8 February 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son Thomas Aimes in the will of Thomas Aimes Sr., wife Elisha.3 
Will*9 April 1811Thomas made a will on 9 April 1811 at Accomack Co, VA. Sons Richard Ames & Shadrack Ames Extrs. To sons Jesse Ames & Thomas Ames 50 cents each. To wife Tabitha Ames the remainder during her life & then to son Richard Ames & daughter Tabitha Johnson & son Shadrack Ames. Witt: John T. Robertson, Richard Mears & Molly Gibson. Prob: Hutchinson Kellam & Thomas H. Kellam securities.4 
Death*before 30 September 1816Thomas died before 30 September 1816 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated..4 

Family

Tabitha Mears b. c 1745, d. 1822
Children 1.Jesse Ames Sr.+1 b. 24 Jul 1768, d. b 25 Nov 1833
 2.Thomas Ames IV+1 b. 28 Sep 1773
 3.Rev. Richard Ames+ b. 11 Apr 1776, d. 20 Nov 1834
 4.Zadock Ames+5,1 b. 29 Sep 1778
 5.Tabitha Ames4 b. 29 Sep 1778
 6.Shadrack William Ames Jr.+ b. 21 Apr 1781, d. 30 Jan 1835

Citations

  1. [S20] Lucy Ames Edwards, Ames, Mears and Allied Lines of Accomack County, Virginia, p. 33 (chart of Ames Family).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 267 (will of Richard Mears, wife Tabitha).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 288 (will of Thomas Aimes Sr., wife Elisha).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 8 (will of Thomas Ames Sr., wife Tabitha).
  5. [S2308] Anne (Apperson) Turlington, M.K. Miles.

Tabitha Mears1

F, b. circa 1745, d. 1822
FatherRichard (of Wm) Mears b. c 1714, d. Oct 1772
MotherTabitha Darby b. c 1715, d. Apr 1773
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited3 May 2013
Birth*circa 1745Tabitha was born circa 1745 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1767She married Thomas Ames III, son of Thomas Ames II and Elisha 'Lisha' Hilton, circa 1767.2 
Married Namecirca 1767 As of circa 1767,her married name was Ames. 
Will - Father's*22 April 1772Tabitha was named in her father's will on 22 April 1772 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Tabitha Ames in the will of Richard Mears, wife Tabitha. Thomas Aimes Jr. was named one of the Extrs..1 
Will - Husb's*9 April 1811Tabitha was named in her husband's will on 9 April 1811 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Tabitha Ames in the will of Thomas Ames Sr..3 
Death*1822Tabitha died in 1822.2 

Family

Thomas Ames III b. 1742, d. b 30 Sep 1816
Children 1.Jesse Ames Sr.+2 b. 24 Jul 1768, d. b 25 Nov 1833
 2.Thomas Ames IV+2 b. 28 Sep 1773
 3.Rev. Richard Ames+ b. 11 Apr 1776, d. 20 Nov 1834
 4.Zadock Ames+4,2 b. 29 Sep 1778
 5.Tabitha Ames5 b. 29 Sep 1778
 6.Shadrack William Ames Jr.+ b. 21 Apr 1781, d. 30 Jan 1835

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 267 (will of Richard Mears, wife Tabitha).
  2. [S20] Lucy Ames Edwards, Ames, Mears and Allied Lines of Accomack County, Virginia, p. 33 (chart of Ames Family).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 8 (will of Thomas Ames Sr.).
  4. [S2308] Anne (Apperson) Turlington, M.K. Miles.
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 8 (will of Thomas Ames Sr., wife Tabitha).

A. M. (-----)

F, b. 19 December 1802, d. 10 August 1833
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited29 Oct 2003
Birth*19 December 1802A. was born on 19 December 1802 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1826She married Shadrack William Ames Jr., son of Thomas Ames III and Tabitha Mears, circa 1826.1 
Married Namecirca 1826 As of circa 1826,her married name was Ames. 
Death*10 August 1833A. died on 10 August 1833 at age 30.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Ames-Hyslop Cem, Painter, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as A.M. Ames, wife of Shadrack M. Ames..1 

Family

Shadrack William Ames Jr. b. 21 Apr 1781, d. 30 Jan 1835
Child 1.James J. Ames b. 15 Jun 1828, d. 20 Oct 1833

Citations

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

Annie P. Ames1

F, b. 10 December 1864, d. 28 October 1866
FatherAsa Leonard Hall Ames b. 26 Sep 1831, d. 12 Dec 1912
MotherVirginia Susan Joynes b. 23 Dec 1839, d. 4 Oct 1913
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Welburne (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited29 Oct 2003
Birth*10 December 1864Annie was born on 10 December 1864 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Death*28 October 1866Annie died on 28 October 1866 at age 1. 
Burial*Her body was interred at Joynes Burial Gr., Bobtown, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Annie P. Ames, daughter of Leonard H. & Jennie S. Ames.. 

Citations

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

Charlie Tankered Ames1

F, b. 25 September 1865, d. 1 March 1870
FatherJohn Edward Ames b. 5 Mar 1819, d. 26 Apr 1887
MotherMargaret S. James b. 19 Jul 1822, d. 26 Feb 1894
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
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 Edited29 Oct 2003
Birth*25 September 1865Charlie was born on 25 September 1865 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Death*1 March 1870Charlie died on 1 March 1870 at age 4. 
Burial*Her body was interred at Mt. Holly Cemetery, Onancock, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Charlie Tankered Ames, the son of John F. & Margaret S. Ames.. 

Citations

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

Effa Julia Ames1

F, b. 27 October 1858, d. 10 February 1862
FatherJohn Edward Ames b. 5 Mar 1819, d. 26 Apr 1887
MotherMargaret S. James b. 19 Jul 1822, d. 26 Feb 1894
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
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 Edited29 Oct 2003
Birth*27 October 1858Effa was born on 27 October 1858 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Death*10 February 1862Effa died on 10 February 1862 at age 3. 
Burial*Her body was interred at Mt. Holly Cemetery, Onancock, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Effa Julia Ames, the daughter of John F. & Margaret S. Ames.. 

Citations

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

James J. Ames1

M, b. 15 June 1828, d. 20 October 1833
FatherShadrack William Ames Jr. b. 21 Apr 1781, d. 30 Jan 1835
MotherA. M. (-----) b. 19 Dec 1802, d. 10 Aug 1833
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited4 Jun 2004
Birth*15 June 1828James was born on 15 June 1828 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Death*20 October 1833James died on 20 October 1833 at age 5. 
Burial*His body was interred at Ames-Hyslop Cem, Painter, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as James J.S. Ames, son of Shadrack M. & A.M. Ames.. 

Citations

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

Obadiah Goffigon1

M, b. circa 1807, d. 13 December 1872
FatherWilliam 'Bill' Goffigon b. 1785, d. 1828
MotherMary 'Polly' Dixon b. a 1786
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited9 Oct 2016
Birth*circa 1807Obadiah was born circa 1807 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Marriage*14 September 1829He married Mary 'Polly' Trower, daughter of John Trower and Delitha Belote, on 14 September 1829 at Northampton Co, VA. John Trower was the security on the M.L.B. of Obed Goffigon and Mary Trower, daughter of John Trower. Wm. Dixon as to Obed's age. They were married on 16 Sep 1829 by P. Williams..3 
Security on MLB*2 April 1839Obadiah Goffigon was the security on a M.L.B. On 2 April 1839 at Northampton Co, VA. Obadiah Goffigon was security on the M.L.B. of Edward T. Nottingham and Maria Goffigon, daughter of Wm. Goffigon dec'd and sister of Obadiah Goffigon. Victor A. Nottingham as to Edward's age. They were married 3 Apr 1839.3 
Census head*1850Obadiah was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Obadiah Goffigon the head of HH#1, a 43 year old lighthouse keeper. Listed with him were the following Goffigons: Polly, a 38 year old lighthouse keeper; Alexander, a 19 year old lighthouse keeper; William J. Goffigon, age 18; Lucretia A., age 16; Polly D., age 10; Margaret S., age 8; Victoria, age 5; Obadiah, age 2; and Thomas L., age 3/12..4,2 
Death*13 December 1872Obadiah died on 13 December 1872.1 

Family

Mary 'Polly' Trower b. c 1812
Children 1.Alexander Goffigon b. c 1831
 2.William J. Goffigon b. c 1832
 3.Lucretia A. Goffigon b. c 1834, d. 1891
 4.Polly D. Goffigon b. c 1840
 5.Margaret S. Goffigon b. c 1842
 6.Victoria Goffigon b. c 1845
 7.Obadiah George Goffigon+ b. 15 Jul 1847, d. 1 Jan 1909
 8.Thomas L. Goffigon b. c 1850

Citations

  1. [S948] Barbara Cox, Ancestors of Obediah G. Goffigon.
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 629 (will of Elizabeth Young).

Mary 'Polly' Trower1

F, b. circa 1812
FatherJohn Trower b. 11 Aug 1782, d. 18 Sep 1840
MotherDelitha Belote b. 16 Jan 1787, d. 18 Jan 1855
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited30 Jun 2007
Birth*circa 1812Mary was born circa 1812 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Marriage*14 September 1829She married Obadiah Goffigon, son of William 'Bill' Goffigon and Mary 'Polly' Dixon, on 14 September 1829 at Northampton Co, VA. John Trower was the security on the M.L.B. of Obed Goffigon and Mary Trower, daughter of John Trower. Wm. Dixon as to Obed's age. They were married on 16 Sep 1829 by P. Williams..3 
Married Name14 September 1829 As of 14 September 1829,her married name was Goffigon. 
Census w/husband*1850Mary was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Polly Goffigon, a 38 year old assistant lighthouse keeper in HH#1 headed by Obadiah Goffigon, a 43 year old lighthouse keeper..2 

Family

Obadiah Goffigon b. c 1807, d. 13 Dec 1872
Children 1.Alexander Goffigon b. c 1831
 2.William J. Goffigon b. c 1832
 3.Lucretia A. Goffigon b. c 1834, d. 1891
 4.Polly D. Goffigon b. c 1840
 5.Margaret S. Goffigon b. c 1842
 6.Victoria Goffigon b. c 1845
 7.Obadiah George Goffigon+ b. 15 Jul 1847, d. 1 Jan 1909
 8.Thomas L. Goffigon b. c 1850

Citations

  1. [S948] Barbara Cox, Ancestors of Obediah G. Goffigon.
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

John Trower1

M, b. 11 August 1782, d. 18 September 1840
FatherRobert Trower b. 1748, d. 1804
MotherElizabeth Dixon2 b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Last Edited15 Jun 2016
Birth*11 August 1782John was born on 11 August 1782 at Northampton Co, VA.3 
Will - Father's*31 January 1804John was named in his father's will on 31 January 1804 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as son John Trower in the will of Robert Trower, wife Nelly. He was given the plantation whereon I now live containing 303 acres.4 
Marriage*19 October 1805He married Delitha Belote, daughter of William Belote and Sarah Tankard, on 19 October 1805 at Northampton Co, VA. James Johnson was the security on the M.L.B. of John Trower and Delitha Belote. They were married by J. Elliott..5 
Death*18 September 1840John died on 18 September 1840 at age 58.3 
Burial*His body was interred at Latimer Farm, Kiptopeake, N'hamp Co, VA.3 

Family

Delitha Belote b. 16 Jan 1787, d. 18 Jan 1855
Children 1.Eliza Trower+ b. c 1806
 2.Mary 'Polly' Trower+ b. c 1812
 3.Sarah Ann Trower b. c 1814
 4.Margaret T. Trower+6 b. 17 Oct 1814, d. 26 Aug 1856
 5.Robert Trower b. c 1819
 6.Emiline Trower5 b. c 1820, d. 9 Mar 1883
 7.Leonard Trower b. c 1824
 8.Lauretta Trower b. c 1830
 9.William Trower b. c 1834
 10.Douglas W. Trower b. c 1836

Citations

  1. [S948] Barbara Cox, Ancestors of Obediah G. Goffigon.
  2. [S2088] Dr. David R. Scott, Ancestors of Alice Nottingham.
  3. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  4. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 29 (will of Robert Trower, wife Nelly).
  5. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  6. [S550] Jean M. Mihalyka, Bible Records Accomack & Northampton County, Virginia, Volume 6, p. 157 (Hezekiah P. James Family Bible).

Alexander Goffigon1

M, b. circa 1831
FatherObadiah Goffigon b. c 1807, d. 13 Dec 1872
MotherMary 'Polly' Trower b. c 1812
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1831Alexander was born circa 1831 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Alexander was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Alexander Goffigon, a 19 year old assistant lighthouse keeper in HH#1 headed by Obadiah Goffigon, a 43 year old lighthouse keeper..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

William J. Goffigon1

M, b. circa 1832
FatherObadiah Goffigon b. c 1807, d. 13 Dec 1872
MotherMary 'Polly' Trower b. c 1812
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1832William was born circa 1832 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850William was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as William J. Goffigon, age 18 in HH#1 headed by Obadiah Goffigon, a 43 year old lighthouse keeper..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Lucretia A. Goffigon1

F, b. circa 1834, d. 1891
FatherObadiah Goffigon b. c 1807, d. 13 Dec 1872
MotherMary 'Polly' Trower b. c 1812
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited18 Jan 2011
Birth*circa 1834Lucretia was born circa 1834 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Lucretia was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Lucretia A. Goffigon, age 16 in HH#1 headed by Obadiah Goffigon, a 43 year old lighthouse keeper..1 
Marriage*1 June 1887She married Edward Taylor Wise, son of Solomon Wise Jr. and Ann Crippen Darby, on 1 June 1887.2 
Married Name1 June 1887 As of 1 June 1887,her married name was Wise. 
Death*1891Lucretia A. Goffigon died in 1891.2 

Family

Edward Taylor Wise b. 5 Oct 1821, d. 30 Mar 1889

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia, (& Email from David Wilmering).

Polly D. Goffigon1

F, b. circa 1840
FatherObadiah Goffigon b. c 1807, d. 13 Dec 1872
MotherMary 'Polly' Trower b. c 1812
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1840Polly was born circa 1840 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Polly was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Polly D. Goffigon, age 10 in HH#1 headed by Obadiah Goffigon, a 43 year old lighthouse keeper..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Margaret S. Goffigon1

F, b. circa 1842
FatherObadiah Goffigon b. c 1807, d. 13 Dec 1872
MotherMary 'Polly' Trower b. c 1812
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1842Margaret was born circa 1842 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret S. Goffigon, age 8 in HH#1 headed by Obadiah Goffigon, a 43 year old lighthouse keeper..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Victoria Goffigon1

F, b. circa 1845
FatherObadiah Goffigon b. c 1807, d. 13 Dec 1872
MotherMary 'Polly' Trower b. c 1812
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1845Victoria was born circa 1845 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Victoria was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Victoria Goffigon, age 5 in HH#1 headed by Obadiah Goffigon, a 43 year old lighthouse keeper..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Obadiah George Goffigon1

M, b. 15 July 1847, d. 1 January 1909
FatherObadiah Goffigon b. c 1807, d. 13 Dec 1872
MotherMary 'Polly' Trower b. c 1812
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited3 Jul 2007
Birth*15 July 1847Obadiah was born on 15 July 1847 at Northampton Co, VA.1,2 
Census w/parents*1850Obadiah was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Obadiah Goffingon, age 2 in HH#1 headed by Obadiah Goffigon, a 43 year old lighthouse keeper..1 
Marriage*17 February 1881He married Elizabeth F.S. 'Bettie' Robins, daughter of Isaac Dunton Robins and Eliza Edna Ward, on 17 February 1881 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Obadiah G. Goffigon, a 30 year old single waterman, born & living in N'hamp Co, the son of Obadiah & Polly Goffigon and she was shown as Bettie S. Robins, age 20 years, 2 months & 23 days, born & living in N'hamp Co, the daughter of Isaac D. & Eliza Robins. They were married by Andrew Broaddus. According to family Bible records, they were married on 23 Feb 1881..3,4 
Marriage8 February 1897He married Roberta May 'Bertie' Sturgis, daughter of Henry H. Sturgis and Julia A. Downing, on 8 February 1897 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Obadiah G. Goffigon, a 45 year old widowed farmer, the son of Obadiah & Polly Goffigon and she was shown as Bertie Sturgis, age 18, the daughter of Henry & Julia Sturgis. They were married by Rev. Patrick H. Purnell..3 
Census head*1900Obadiah was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1900 at Eastville, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Obed Goffigon, a 52 year old farmer, born July 1847. Listed with him were the following Goffigons: Roberta, a 21 year old wife, born May 1879, 1 child born & 1 child living; Willard, an 11 year old son, born June 1888, a farm laborer; and Oliver, a 2 year old son, born May 1898..5 
Death*1 January 1909Obadiah died on 1 January 1909 at Northampton Co, VA, at age 61.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Red Bank Cem, N'hamp Co, VA.2 

Family 1

Elizabeth F.S. 'Bettie' Robins b. 27 Dec 1860, d. 23 Mar 1892
Marriage*17 February 1881He married Elizabeth F.S. 'Bettie' Robins, daughter of Isaac Dunton Robins and Eliza Edna Ward, on 17 February 1881 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Obadiah G. Goffigon, a 30 year old single waterman, born & living in N'hamp Co, the son of Obadiah & Polly Goffigon and she was shown as Bettie S. Robins, age 20 years, 2 months & 23 days, born & living in N'hamp Co, the daughter of Isaac D. & Eliza Robins. They were married by Andrew Broaddus. According to family Bible records, they were married on 23 Feb 1881..3,4 
Children 1.Willard C. Goffigon b. 30 Jun 1888
 2.Thomas Goffigon b. 17 Mar 1892, d. 3 Apr 1892

Family 2

Roberta May 'Bertie' Sturgis b. 1878, d. 1945
Marriage8 February 1897He married Roberta May 'Bertie' Sturgis, daughter of Henry H. Sturgis and Julia A. Downing, on 8 February 1897 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Obadiah G. Goffigon, a 45 year old widowed farmer, the son of Obadiah & Polly Goffigon and she was shown as Bertie Sturgis, age 18, the daughter of Henry & Julia Sturgis. They were married by Rev. Patrick H. Purnell..3 
Children 1.Oliver Goffigon b. May 1898
 2.Polly Goffigon b. 1900
 3.Rudolph Sturgis Goffigon+ b. 17 Sep 1907, d. 7 Nov 1975

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  3. [S626] Dee Ann Buck, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.
  4. [S550] Jean M. Mihalyka, Bible Records Accomack & Northampton County, Virginia, Volume 4 (Isaac D. Robins (Jr.) Family Bible).
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, N'hamp Co, VA.

Thomas L. Goffigon1

M, b. circa 1850
FatherObadiah Goffigon b. c 1807, d. 13 Dec 1872
MotherMary 'Polly' Trower b. c 1812
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Census w/parents*1850Thomas was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas L. Goffigon, age 3/12 in HH#1 headed by Obadiah Goffigon, a 43 year old lighthouse keeper..1 
Birth*circa 1850Thomas was born circa 1850 at Northampton Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Edmund Roberts

M, b. circa 1780
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited1 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1780Edmund was born circa 1780 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*10 January 1811He married Esther Scarburgh, daughter of William Scarburgh II and Margaret 'Peggy' (526) Jacob, on 10 January 1811 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Edmund Roberts and she as Esther Scarborough. This came from Bible records..1 

Family

Esther Scarburgh b. c 1777

Citations

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

Sally Roberts (widow?)

F, b. circa 1780
Last Edited21 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 1780Sally was born circa 1780 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census head*1850Sally was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Sally Roberts the head of HH#2, age 70. Listed with her were Sally Griffith, age 50 and Patsy Odear, age 9..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Sally Griffith widow?

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1800Sally was born circa 1800 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850Sally was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Sally Griffith, age 50 in HH#2 headed by Sally Roberts, age 70..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Patsy O'Dear

F, b. circa 1841
Last Edited23 Feb 2011
Birth*circa 1841Patsy was born circa 1841 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850Patsy was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Patsy Odear, age 9 in HH#2 headed by Sally Roberts, age 70..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Jeptha Bell

M, b. circa 1805
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1805Jeptha was born circa 1805 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*11 January 1830He married Louisa Bell, daughter of Jesse Bell and Nancy Richardson, on 11 January 1830 at Northampton Co, VA. Jesse Bell was the security on the M.L.B. of Jeptha Bell and Miss Louisa Bell, daughter of Jesse Bell, who also said Jeptha was over age 21. They were married on 12 Jan 1830 by G. Wescoat..2 
Census head*1850Jeptha was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Jeptha Bell the head of HH#3, a 45 year old sheppard. Listed with him were the following Bells: Louisa, age 35; Matialda A., age 19; John E., age 15; Henrietta, age 9; Lucy E., age 6; George, age 4; and Katharine, age 1..1 

Family

Louisa Bell b. c 1815
Children 1.Matilda A. Bell b. 31 Dec 1829, d. 2 Sep 1855
 2.John E. Bell b. c 1835
 3.Henrietta S. Bell+ b. c 1841
 4.Lucy E. Bell b. c 1844
 5.George Bell b. c 1846
 6.Virginia Catharine Bell+ b. 5 Jan 1849, d. 25 Jan 1918

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

Louisa Bell1

F, b. circa 1815
FatherJesse Bell b. c 1790
MotherNancy Richardson b. c 1796
Last Edited13 Aug 2010
Birth*circa 1815Louisa was born circa 1815 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Marriage*11 January 1830She married Jeptha Bell on 11 January 1830 at Northampton Co, VA. Jesse Bell was the security on the M.L.B. of Jeptha Bell and Miss Louisa Bell, daughter of Jesse Bell, who also said Jeptha was over age 21. They were married on 12 Jan 1830 by G. Wescoat..1 
Census w/husband*1850Louisa was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Louisa Bell, age 35 in HH#3 head by Jeptha Bell, a 45 year old sheppard..2 

Family

Jeptha Bell b. c 1805
Children 1.Matilda A. Bell b. 31 Dec 1829, d. 2 Sep 1855
 2.John E. Bell b. c 1835
 3.Henrietta S. Bell+ b. c 1841
 4.Lucy E. Bell b. c 1844
 5.George Bell b. c 1846
 6.Virginia Catharine Bell+ b. 5 Jan 1849, d. 25 Jan 1918

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Jesse Bell

M, b. circa 1790
Last Edited21 Apr 2011
Birth*circa 1790Jesse was born circa 1790 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*13 December 1811He married Nancy Richardson, daughter of Kendall (of Charles) Richardson and Susanna (-----), on 13 December 1811 at Northampton Co, VA. James Tatum was the security on the M.L.B. of Jesse Bell and Nancy Richardson, daughter of Kendall Richardson who gave consent. Wm. Richardson was a witness.1 

Family

Nancy Richardson b. c 1796
Child 1.Louisa Bell+ b. c 1815

Citations

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

Matilda A. Bell1

F, b. 31 December 1829, d. 2 September 1855
FatherJeptha Bell b. c 1805
MotherLouisa Bell b. c 1815
Last Edited25 Nov 2017
Birth*31 December 1829Matilda was born on 31 December 1829 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Matilda was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Matilda A. Bell, age 19 in HH#3 head by Jeptha Bell, a 45 year old sheppard..1 
Marriage*29 November 1854She married Thomas Hamilton, son of Andrew Hamilton (mason) and Mary 'Polly' Green Williams, on 29 November 1854 at Northampton Co, VA.3 
Married Name29 November 1854 As of 29 November 1854,her married name was Hamilton. 
Death*2 September 1855Matilda A. Bell died on 2 September 1855 at Northampton Co, VA, at age 25. She was shown as Matilda Hampleton, who died Sept 1855, cause not stated, the 25 year old daughter of Jeptha Bell and the wife of Thomas Hampleton. William Hampleton, the brother of her husband gave the information.4,2 
Burial*Matilda was buried at Jones Farm, Northampton Co, VA. The tombstone book shows her as Matilda Ann Hampleton, wife of Thomas, died 2 Sept 1855, age 25/8/21.2 

Family

Thomas Hamilton b. c 1826

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  3. [S2780] Michael G. Hitch, Descendants of Andrew Hamilton.
  4. [S2461] Sandra Perkins, Northampton County, Death Register, 1853-1870.

John E. Bell1

M, b. circa 1835
FatherJeptha Bell b. c 1805
MotherLouisa Bell b. c 1815
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1835John was born circa 1835 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850John was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as John E. Bell, age 15 in HH#3 head by Jeptha Bell, a 45 year old sheppard..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Henrietta S. Bell1

F, b. circa 1841
FatherJeptha Bell b. c 1805
MotherLouisa Bell b. c 1815
Last Edited24 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1841Henrietta was born circa 1841 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Henrietta was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Henrietta Bell, age 9 in HH#3 head by Jeptha Bell, a 45 year old sheppard..2 
Marriage*8 March 1860She married Thomas Hamilton, son of Andrew Hamilton (mason) and Mary 'Polly' Green Williams, on 8 March 1860 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Married Name8 March 1860 As of 8 March 1860,her married name was Hamilton. 

Family

Thomas Hamilton b. c 1826
Children 1.John E. Hamilton1 b. c 1861
 2.Virginia Hamilton1 b. c 1863
 3.Mary L. Hamilton1 b. c 1865
 4.Georgeanna Hamilton1 b. c 1866
 5.Emma Hamilton1 b. 1 May 1867
 6.Charles Hamilton1 b. Oct 1869, d. c 1871
 7.Jeptha B. Hamilton1 b. c 1872
 8.Ida Hamilton1 b. c 1874
 9.Alice Hamilton1 b. c 1876

Citations

  1. [S2780] Michael G. Hitch, Descendants of Andrew Hamilton.
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Lucy E. Bell1

F, b. circa 1844
FatherJeptha Bell b. c 1805
MotherLouisa Bell b. c 1815
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1844Lucy was born circa 1844 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Lucy was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Lucy E. Bell, age 6 in HH#3 head by Jeptha Bell, a 45 year old sheppard..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

George Bell1

M, b. circa 1846
FatherJeptha Bell b. c 1805
MotherLouisa Bell b. c 1815
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1846George was born circa 1846 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850George was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as George Bell, age 4 in HH#3 head by Jeptha Bell, a 45 year old sheppard..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Virginia Catharine Bell1

F, b. 5 January 1849, d. 25 January 1918
FatherJeptha Bell b. c 1805
MotherLouisa Bell b. c 1815
Last Edited24 Nov 2017
Birth*5 January 1849Virginia Catharine Bell was born on 5 January 1849 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Virginia was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Katharine Bell, age 1 in HH#3 head by Jeptha Bell, a 45 year old sheppard..3 
Marriage16 March 1870She married William John Hamilton, son of William Andrew Hamilton and Margaret 'Peggy' Williams, on 16 March 1870 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Married Name16 March 1870 As of 16 March 1870,her married name was Hamilton. 
Death*25 January 1918Virginia Catharine Bell died on 25 January 1918 at Northampton Co, VA, at age 69.2 
Burial*Virginia was buried at Capeville Cemetery, Northampton Co, VA.1 

Family

William John Hamilton b. 1838, d. 5 Jan 1895
Children 1.Howard Lee Hamilton+5 b. 4 Jan 1872, d. 9 Mar 1951
 2.George W. Hamilton5 b. 23 Aug 1875, d. 29 Jul 1893
 3.Luther S. Hamilton5 b. 6 May 1877, d. 18 Jan 1955
 4.Edwin (Kemper?) C. Hamilton5 b. Jun 1879
 5.Scott Hamilton5 b. 12 Sep 1883, d. 18 May 1934
 6.Milton Hamilton5 b. Apr 1885
 7.Lennie Hamilton5 b. c Jan 1891

Citations

  1. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  3. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.
  5. [S2780] Michael G. Hitch, Descendants of Andrew Hamilton.

Nancy Wilson widow?

F, b. circa 1790
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1790Nancy was born circa 1790 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census head*1850Nancy was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Nancy Wilson the head of HH#4, age 60. Listed with her were the following Wilsons: Mary, age 26; George, age 24; and Ann, age 15..1 

Family

Children 1.Mary Wilson b. c 1824
 2.George Wilson b. c 1826
 3.Ann Wilson b. c 1835

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Mary Wilson1

F, b. circa 1824
MotherNancy Wilson widow? b. c 1790
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1824Mary was born circa 1824 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1850Mary was listed with her mother in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Wilson, age 26 in HH#4 headed by Nancy Wilson, age 60..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

George Wilson1

M, b. circa 1826
MotherNancy Wilson widow? b. c 1790
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1826George was born circa 1826 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1850George was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as George Wilson, age 24 in HH#4 headed by Nancy Wilson, age 60..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Ann Wilson1

F, b. circa 1835
MotherNancy Wilson widow? b. c 1790
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1835Ann was born circa 1835 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1850Ann was listed with her mother in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Ann Wilson, age 15 in HH#4 headed by Nancy Wilson, age 60..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Sarah Jarvis Bell1

F, b. circa 1786
FatherRobert (155) Bell b. c 1747, d. b 8 Sep 1789
MotherMary Jarvis b. c 1754, d. b 8 Apr 1816
ChartsDescendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited4 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 1786Sarah was born circa 1786 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Will - Grmoth's*6 January 1789Sarah was named in her grandmother's will on 6 January 1789 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as Sarah, one of my son Robert Bell's children, in the will of Mary Scott, mother of Thomas Bell Extr.3 
Marriage*14 July 1804She married Jacob Nottingham III (Senr), son of Jacob Nottingham II and Elizabeth (-----), on 14 July 1804 at Northampton Co, VA. Wm. Nottingham Sr. was the security on the M.L.B. of Jacob Nottingham to Sarah Jarvis Bell, daughter of Rob't & Mary Jarvis Bell. They were married by J. Elliott..1 
Married Name14 July 1804 As of 14 July 1804,her married name was Nottingham. 
Est Settm't Husb's*14 June 1826Sarah Jarvis Bell was named in her husband's estate settlement on 14 June 1826 at Northampton Co, VA. At probate, the will of Jacob Nottinham was affirmed by Southy Goffigon and John K. Floyd. The widow Sally Nottingham released her right of administration in favor of John E. Nottingham. Bond $40,000. Appraisers: Levin Nottingham, John Wilkins, Smith Brickhouse and John Brickhouse. Inventory, Appraisement and Account of Sales taken on January 20 & 21, 1824. Audit and Settlement. John E. Nottingham administrator. Recorded on June 14, 1826. "Sum due Thomas Nottingham orphan of Jacob Nottingham, January 1, 1824 and paid over to Smith B. Nottingham, his guardian. Sum paid Edward R. Waddey being the amount due Harriet Nottingham orphan. Sum paid Jacob Nottingham orphan of Thomas. Sum paid to Benj. N. Scott as guardian for Luther Nottingham orphan of Richard Nottingham the balance of his father's estate in Jacob Nottingham Senr's hands principal and interest up to this day. Sum paid Wm R. Fisher guardian to Wm J. Nottingham his portion of Richard Nottingham's estate remaining in Jacob Nottingham Senr's hands. Cash paid Wm Floyd exec of Nancy Nottingham who was widow of Thomas Nottingham and guardian to her two children Eliza and Patsy being the balance in Jacob Nottingham Senr's hands. By the said account it will appear that Emily, Edy & Edwd Nottingham orphans of William Nottingham Senr are to receive the sums stated on said account. Recorded on June 14, 1826. Audit and Settlement. John E. Nottingham administrator (with the will annexed). Aug 14, 1826- "By sale of land sold this day at publick auction and bought by Leonard B. Nottingham due on January 1, 1827" Recorded on June 12, 1827.4 
Est Settm't Named In*12 February 1827She was named in an estate settlement on 12 February 1827 at Northampton Co, VA. On 12 Feb 1827 administration on the estate of John E. Nottingham was granted to Littleton Upshur. The widow, Elizabeth P. Nottingham, relinquished her right of administration. Bond $25,000. Appraisers: Smith Nottingham, John Ker, John Simkins and Jacob G. Parker. Inventory, Appraisement and Account of Sales taken on February 19, 1827. Pages 629-643. Audit and Settlement. Littleton Upshur administrator. Pages 643-648. “Amount paid to Sally Nottingham widow of Jacob Nottingham in full of her portion of her husband’s estate and also in full of her accounts allowed by the court for the support of her children.” “Amount paid to John G. Hunt in right of his wife who was Mary E. Nottingham daughter of Jacob Nottingham which is in full of her portion of her father’s estate.” “Balance due to Edw’d T. Nottingham orphan of Wm E. Nottingham and now paid to his guardian John W. Luker. Balance due to Emeline Nottingham orphan of Wm E. Nottingham and is now paid to her guardian John W. Luker. Amount paid to Leonard B. Nottingham curator of Robert J. Nottingham orphan of Jacob which is in full of his portion of his father’s estate.” “Amount paid Leonard B. Nottingham curator of John E. Nottingham orphan of Jacob which is in full of the balance of his portion of his father’s estate. Amount paid Polly Nottingham of Wm. Sen being in full of the balance due her. Amount paid Polly Nottingham guardian of Edward Nottingham in full of the balance due to him of his father’s estate.” “Balance due to Custis Nottingham orphan of Jacob Nottingham being in full of the balance of his portion of his father’s estate. Balance due to William Nottingham orphan of Jacob Nottingham. Balance due Bellesarah Nottingham orphan of Jacob Nottingham. Balance due Lucy Ann Nottingham orphan of Jacob Nottingham. Balance due Emily Nottingham orphan of William Nottingham Senr. Balance due Edith Nottingham orphan of Wm Nottingham.” Recorded on October 13, 1828.5 
Census head*1850Sarah was listed as a head of household in the census of 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#203 was headed by Sally J. Nottingham, age 64, born in N'hamp. Listed with her were Mary Hunt, age 40, born in N'hamp; Mary Hunt, age 12, born in Nansemond Co, Va; Lucy Hunt, age 10, born in Nansemond Co, Va; Martha Hunt, age 6, born in Nansemond Co, Va; and O. Hunt, age 3, born in Nansemond Co, Va.2 

Family

Jacob Nottingham III (Senr) b. c 1775, d. b 12 Jan 1824
Marriage*14 July 1804She married Jacob Nottingham III (Senr), son of Jacob Nottingham II and Elizabeth (-----), on 14 July 1804 at Northampton Co, VA. Wm. Nottingham Sr. was the security on the M.L.B. of Jacob Nottingham to Sarah Jarvis Bell, daughter of Rob't & Mary Jarvis Bell. They were married by J. Elliott..1 
Children 1.Leonard Bell (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham+6 b. 17 May 1805, d. 9 Nov 1877
 2.Robert J. (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham+ b. c 1807
 3.Thomas (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham4 b. c 1810
 4.Mary E. (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham+5 b. c 1810
 5.John E. (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham5 b. c 1812
 6.Lucy Ann (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham+ b. c 1814
 7.William (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham5 b. c 1818
 8.Dr. Custis Bell (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham5 b. 21 May 1818, d. 15 Mar 1876
 9.Bell Sarah (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham+5 b. 1 May 1822, d. 19 Nov 1858

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S1975] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census & Mortality Schedule 1850-1880.
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 498 (will of Mary Scott, m/o Thomas Bell Extr).
  4. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 133 (will & settlement of Jacob Nottingham Sr., wife Sally).
  5. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 275 (adm of John E. Nottingham to Littleton Upshur).
  6. [S574] The Robert Mears Collection (Work of Dr. Bill Burton & other Ghotes), http://espl-genealogy.org/mearscol.

Robert J. (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham1

M, b. circa 1807
FatherJacob Nottingham III (Senr) b. c 1775, d. b 12 Jan 1824
MotherSarah Jarvis Bell b. c 1786
ChartsDescendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited4 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 1807Robert was born circa 1807 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Est Settm't Named In*13 October 1828He was named in an estate settlement on 13 October 1828 at Northampton Co, VA. On 12 Feb 1827 administration on the estate of John E. Nottingham was granted to Littleton Upshur. The widow, Elizabeth P. Nottingham, relinquished her right of administration. Bond $25,000. Appraisers: Smith Nottingham, John Ker, John Simkins and Jacob G. Parker. Inventory, Appraisement and Account of Sales taken on February 19, 1827. Pages 629-643. Audit and Settlement. Littleton Upshur administrator. Pages 643-648. “Amount paid to Sally Nottingham widow of Jacob Nottingham in full of her portion of her husband’s estate and also in full of her accounts allowed by the court for the support of her children.” “Amount paid to John G. Hunt in right of his wife who was Mary E. Nottingham daughter of Jacob Nottingham which is in full of her portion of her father’s estate.” “Balance due to Edw’d T. Nottingham orphan of Wm E. Nottingham and now paid to his guardian John W. Luker. Balance due to Emeline Nottingham orphan of Wm E. Nottingham and is now paid to her guardian John W. Luker. Amount paid to Leonard B. Nottingham curator of Robert J. Nottingham orphan of Jacob which is in full of his portion of his father’s estate.” “Amount paid Leonard B. Nottingham curator of John E. Nottingham orphan of Jacob which is in full of the balance of his portion of his father’s estate. Amount paid Polly Nottingham of Wm. Sen being in full of the balance due her. Amount paid Polly Nottingham guardian of Edward Nottingham in full of the balance due to him of his father’s estate.” “Balance due to Custis Nottingham orphan of Jacob Nottingham being in full of the balance of his portion of his father’s estate. Balance due to William Nottingham orphan of Jacob Nottingham. Balance due Bellesarah Nottingham orphan of Jacob Nottingham. Balance due Lucy Ann Nottingham orphan of Jacob Nottingham. Balance due Emily Nottingham orphan of William Nottingham Senr. Balance due Edith Nottingham orphan of Wm Nottingham.” Recorded on October 13, 1828.2 
Census head*1850Robert was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Robert J. Notthingham the head of HH#5, a 43 year old farmer. Listed with him were Lucy A. Fitchett, age 36; Jacob H. Notthingham, age 10; Leonard Fitchett, age 11; Edna Fitchett, age 9; and John Hunt, age 16..1 
Census head*1870Robert was listed as a head of household in the census of 1870 at Eastville, Northampton Co, VA. HH#60 was headed by Robt. Nottingham, a 63 year old farmer. Listed with him were Mary Hunt, age 61; Mary Hunt, age 30; Luch Hunt, age 28; and Mattie Hunt, age 25.3 

Family

Child 1.Jacob H. Nottingham b. c 1840

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 275 (adm of John E. Nottingham to Littleton Upshur).
  3. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Lucy Ann (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham1

F, b. circa 1814
FatherJacob Nottingham III (Senr) b. c 1775, d. b 12 Jan 1824
MotherSarah Jarvis Bell b. c 1786
ChartsDescendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited27 Mar 2016
Birth*circa 1814Lucy was born circa 1814 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Est Settm't Named In*13 October 1828She was named in an estate settlement on 13 October 1828 at Northampton Co, VA. On 12 Feb 1827 administration on the estate of John E. Nottingham was granted to Littleton Upshur. The widow, Elizabeth P. Nottingham, relinquished her right of administration. Bond $25,000. Appraisers: Smith Nottingham, John Ker, John Simkins and Jacob G. Parker. Inventory, Appraisement and Account of Sales taken on February 19, 1827. Pages 629-643. Audit and Settlement. Littleton Upshur administrator. Pages 643-648. “Amount paid to Sally Nottingham widow of Jacob Nottingham in full of her portion of her husband’s estate and also in full of her accounts allowed by the court for the support of her children.” “Amount paid to John G. Hunt in right of his wife who was Mary E. Nottingham daughter of Jacob Nottingham which is in full of her portion of her father’s estate.” “Balance due to Edw’d T. Nottingham orphan of Wm E. Nottingham and now paid to his guardian John W. Luker. Balance due to Emeline Nottingham orphan of Wm E. Nottingham and is now paid to her guardian John W. Luker. Amount paid to Leonard B. Nottingham curator of Robert J. Nottingham orphan of Jacob which is in full of his portion of his father’s estate.” “Amount paid Leonard B. Nottingham curator of John E. Nottingham orphan of Jacob which is in full of the balance of his portion of his father’s estate. Amount paid Polly Nottingham of Wm. Sen being in full of the balance due her. Amount paid Polly Nottingham guardian of Edward Nottingham in full of the balance due to him of his father’s estate.” “Balance due to Custis Nottingham orphan of Jacob Nottingham being in full of the balance of his portion of his father’s estate. Balance due to William Nottingham orphan of Jacob Nottingham. Balance due Bellesarah Nottingham orphan of Jacob Nottingham. Balance due Lucy Ann Nottingham orphan of Jacob Nottingham. Balance due Emily Nottingham orphan of William Nottingham Senr. Balance due Edith Nottingham orphan of Wm Nottingham.” Recorded on October 13, 1828.3 
Marriage*8 December 1834She married Thomas D. Fitchett, son of Thomas Fitchett Sr. and Hannah Powell, on 8 December 1834 at Northampton Co, VA. George P. Fitchett was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas D. Fitchett and Miss Lucy Ann Nottingham, daughter of Jacob Nottingham dec'd. They were married on 11 Dec 1834 by L. Dix..1 
Married Name8 December 1834 As of 8 December 1834,her married name was Fitchett. 
Census w/brother*1850Lucy was listed with her brother in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Lucy A. Fitchett, age 36 in HH#5 headed by Robert J. Nottingham, a 43 year old farmer. Also listed were Leonard Fitchett, age 11 and Edna Fitchett, age 9, who were evidently her children..2 

Family

Thomas D. Fitchett b. c 1810, d. b 13 Feb 1843
Children 1.Leonard Thomas Fitchett+ b. 15 Mar 1839, d. 14 Apr 1923
 2.Edna B. Fitchett+ b. c 1841, d. 10 Mar 1869

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 275 (adm of John E. Nottingham to Littleton Upshur).

Thomas D. Fitchett

M, b. circa 1810, d. before 13 February 1843
FatherThomas Fitchett Sr.1 b. c 1782, d. b 10 Dec 1849
MotherHannah Powell1 b. c 1788
ChartsDescendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited20 Feb 2011
Birth*circa 1810Thomas was born circa 1810 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*8 December 1834He married Lucy Ann (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham, daughter of Jacob Nottingham III (Senr) and Sarah Jarvis Bell, on 8 December 1834 at Northampton Co, VA. George P. Fitchett was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas D. Fitchett and Miss Lucy Ann Nottingham, daughter of Jacob Nottingham dec'd. They were married on 11 Dec 1834 by L. Dix..2 
Death*before 13 February 1843Thomas died before 13 February 1843 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Thomas D. Fitchett was granted to Nathaniel P. Fitchett and Leonard B. Nottingham..3 

Family

Lucy Ann (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham b. c 1814
Children 1.Leonard Thomas Fitchett+ b. 15 Mar 1839, d. 14 Apr 1923
 2.Edna B. Fitchett+ b. c 1841, d. 10 Mar 1869

Citations

  1. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 224 (will of Thomas Fitchett Sen).
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  3. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 318 (adm of Thomas D. Fitchett to Nathaniel P. Fitchett and Leonard B. Nottingham).

Leonard Thomas Fitchett

M, b. 15 March 1839, d. 14 April 1923
FatherThomas D. Fitchett b. c 1810, d. b 13 Feb 1843
MotherLucy Ann (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham b. c 1814
ChartsDescendants of William Bibby (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited24 Nov 2017
Birth*15 March 1839Leonard was born on 15 March 1839 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1850Leonard was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Leonard Fitchett, age 11 in HH#5 headed by Robert J. Nottingham, a 43 year old farmer. Also listed was Lucy A. Fitchett, age 36, who was evidently his mother..2 
Marriage*21 December 1859He married Margaret 'Maggie' E. Hallett, daughter of Thomas D. Hallett and Tamer Trower, on 21 December 1859 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Leonard T. Fitchett, a 21 year old farmer, the son of Thomas D. & Lucy Fitchett and she was shown as Margaret E. Hallett, age 21, the daughter of Thomas & Tamar Hallett.3 
Death*14 April 1923Leonard Thomas Fitchett died on 14 April 1923 at Fort Custis, Kiptopeke Wildlife Refuge, Northampton Co, VA, at age 84.1 

Family

Margaret 'Maggie' E. Hallett b. 11 Dec 1837, d. 25 Sep 1899
Child 1.Sarah Hallett Fitchett+4 b. 15 Feb 1876, d. 18 Apr 1946

Citations

  1. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, NP Family Tree, owner: parker3257.

Edna B. Fitchett1

F, b. circa 1841, d. 10 March 1869
FatherThomas D. Fitchett b. c 1810, d. b 13 Feb 1843
MotherLucy Ann (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham b. c 1814
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter) (#1)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited8 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 1841Edna was born circa 1841 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Census w/mother*1850Edna was listed with her mother in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Edna Fitchett, age 9 in HH#5 headed by Robert J. Nottingham, a 43 year old farmer. Also listed was Lucy A. Fitchett, age 36, who was evidently her mother..2 
Marriage*28 February 1860She married Thomas Henry Nottingham, son of Edward W. Nottingham Sr. and Henrietta P. Jacob, on 28 February 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas Henry Nottingham, a 24 year old farmer, the son of Edward W. & Henrietta Nottingham and she was shown as Edna B. Fitchett, age 19, the daughter of Thomas D. & Lucy Fitchett.1 
Married Name28 February 1860 As of 28 February 1860,her married name was Nottingham. 
Census w/husband*1860Edna was listed with her husband in the census of 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#254 was headed by Thomas H. Nottingham, a 24 year old farmer. Listed with him was Edna Nottingham, age 19.3 
Death*10 March 1869She died on 10 March 1869 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as Edna Nottingham, who died of consumption at the age of 27 years. She was the daughter of Leonard & Lucy Fitchett and the wife of Thomas H. Nottingham, who gave the information.4 

Family

Thomas Henry Nottingham b. 10 Jan 1836, d. 12 Aug 1884
Children 1.Edward F. Nottingham+1 b. 1860, d. 1946
 2.Edna Nottingham5 b. c 1867

Citations

  1. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S2461] Sandra Perkins, Northampton County, Death Register, 1853-1870.
  5. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Jacob H. Nottingham1

M, b. circa 1840
FatherRobert J. (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham b. c 1807
ChartsDescendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1840Jacob was born circa 1840 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/father*1850Jacob was listed with his father in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Jacob H. Nottingham, age 11 in HH#5 headed by Robert J. Nottingham, a 43 year old farmer..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

John Hunt

M, b. circa 1834
FatherJohn Goffigon Hunt1 b. c 1800
MotherMary E. (of Jacob Sr) Nottingham1 b. c 1810
ChartsDescendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited3 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 1834John was born circa 1834 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Census w/uncle*1850John was listed with his uncle in the census of 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as John Hunt, age 16 in HH#5 headed by Robert J. Nottingham, a 43 year old farmer.3 

Citations

  1. [S2686] Henry Barraud Hunt Jr., William Tankard, Gentlemen, Jamestown 1607, Ancestors & Descendants, p. 1030.
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S1975] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census & Mortality Schedule 1850-1880.

Thomas Knight

M, b. circa 1800, d. before 1850
ChartsDescendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Last Edited1 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1800Thomas was born circa 1800 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*1 January 1828He married Eliza Trower, daughter of John Trower and Delitha Belote, on 1 January 1828 at Northampton Co, VA. John Trower was the security on the M.L.B. of his daughter Eliza Trower and Thomas Knight. They were married by L. Dix..1 
Death*before 1850Thomas died before 1850. He was not in the 1850 census with his wife Eliza Knight, age 45..2 

Family

Eliza Trower b. c 1806
Children 1.William T. Knight b. c 1829
 2.Indiana Knight b. c 1832
 3.Robert J. Knight b. c 1836
 4.Joseph Knight b. c 1839
 5.Elizabeth T. Knight b. c 1845

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Eliza Trower1

F, b. circa 1806
FatherJohn Trower b. 11 Aug 1782, d. 18 Sep 1840
MotherDelitha Belote b. 16 Jan 1787, d. 18 Jan 1855
ChartsDescendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Last Edited30 Jun 2007
Birth*circa 1806Eliza was born circa 1806 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Marriage*1 January 1828She married Thomas Knight on 1 January 1828 at Northampton Co, VA. John Trower was the security on the M.L.B. of his daughter Eliza Trower and Thomas Knight. They were married by L. Dix..1 
Married Name1 January 1828 As of 1 January 1828,her married name was Knight. 
Census head*1850Eliza was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Eliza Knight the head of HH#6, age 45 with real estate valued at $250. Listed with her were the following Knights: William J., a 21 year old mechanic; Indiana, age 18; Robert J., age 14; Joseph, age 11; and Elizabeth T., age 5..2 

Family

Thomas Knight b. c 1800, d. b 1850
Children 1.William T. Knight b. c 1829
 2.Indiana Knight b. c 1832
 3.Robert J. Knight b. c 1836
 4.Joseph Knight b. c 1839
 5.Elizabeth T. Knight b. c 1845

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

William T. Knight1

M, b. circa 1829
FatherThomas Knight b. c 1800, d. b 1850
MotherEliza Trower b. c 1806
ChartsDescendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1829William was born circa 1829 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1850William was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as William T. Knight, a 21 year old mechanic in HH#6 headed by Eliza Knight, age 45..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Indiana Knight1

F, b. circa 1832
FatherThomas Knight b. c 1800, d. b 1850
MotherEliza Trower b. c 1806
ChartsDescendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1832Indiana was born circa 1832 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1850Indiana was listed with her mother in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Indiana Knight, age 18 in HH#6 headed by Eliza Knight, age 45..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Robert J. Knight1

M, b. circa 1836
FatherThomas Knight b. c 1800, d. b 1850
MotherEliza Trower b. c 1806
ChartsDescendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1836Robert was born circa 1836 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1850Robert was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Robert J. Knight, age 14 in HH#6 headed by Eliza Knight, age 45..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Joseph Knight1

M, b. circa 1839
FatherThomas Knight b. c 1800, d. b 1850
MotherEliza Trower b. c 1806
ChartsDescendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1839Joseph was born circa 1839 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1850Joseph was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Joseph Knight, age 11 in HH#6 headed by Eliza Knight, age 45..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Elizabeth T. Knight1

F, b. circa 1845
FatherThomas Knight b. c 1800, d. b 1850
MotherEliza Trower b. c 1806
ChartsDescendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1845Elizabeth was born circa 1845 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1850Elizabeth was listed with her mother in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Elizabeth T. Knight, age 5 in HH#6 headed by Eliza Knight, age 45..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

William Andrew Hamilton1

M, b. 2 December 1809, d. between 1861 and 1870
FatherAndrew Hamilton (mason)1 b. c 1780, d. a 1840
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Wheeler1 b. c 1785, d. b 2 Dec 1823
Last Edited24 Nov 2017
Birth*2 December 1809William was born on 2 December 1809 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage15 December 1832He married Margaret 'Peggy' Williams, daughter of John Williams, on 15 December 1832 at Northampton Co, VA. Legustus Roberts was the security and as to their ages on the M.L.B. of William Hampleton and Margaret Williams, daughter of John Williams dec'd. They were married on 20 Dec 1832 by P. Williams..2 
Will - Witnessed*13 December 1836William witnessed a will on 13 December 1836 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Thomas S. Spady, Thom's W. Elliott & William 'X' Hampleton witnessed the will of Nelly Evans.3 
Will - Witnessed16 August 1843William witnessed a will on 16 August 1843 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Thomas Griffith, James Warren & William 'X' Hampleton witnessed the will of John H. Rolley.4 
Marriage*8 January 1850He married Keziah Bell, daughter of John Bell, on 8 January 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. Edward T. Robins was the security on the M.L.B. of William Hampleton and Miss Keziah Bell, daughter of John Bell dec'd. Edward T. Robins also said they both were over age 21. Eldred R. Holt was a witness. They were married 16 Jan 1850 by P. Williams..2 
Census head*1850William was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as William Hampleton the head of HH#7, a 39 year old fisherman. Listed with him were Kezia Hampleton, age 39; William J. Hampleton, age 12; and Esther Spady, age 20..5 
Reported death*September 1855He reported a death in September 1855 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as William Hampleton, the brother of Thomas Hampleton, when he reported the death of Matilda Hampleton, who died Sept 1855, cause not stated, the 25 year old daughter of Jeptha Bell and the wife of Thomas Hampleton.6 
Census head1860William was listed as a head of household in the census of 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. A. Hampleton the head of HH#12, a 50 year old farmer. Listed with him were Kesiah P. Hampleton, age 49; Wm. J. Hampleton, a 22 year old laborer; Leonard Hampleton, a 20 year old laborer; Sally Elliott, a 17 year old seamstress; and Isaac Rose, a 50 year old black sawyer.7 
Death*between 1861 and 1870He died between 1861 and 1870.1 

Family 1

Margaret 'Peggy' Williams b. c 1810, d. b Jan 1850
Marriage15 December 1832He married Margaret 'Peggy' Williams, daughter of John Williams, on 15 December 1832 at Northampton Co, VA. Legustus Roberts was the security and as to their ages on the M.L.B. of William Hampleton and Margaret Williams, daughter of John Williams dec'd. They were married on 20 Dec 1832 by P. Williams..2 
Children 1.William John Hamilton+ b. 1838, d. 5 Jan 1895
 2.Leonard James Hamilton+7 b. 22 Dec 1839, d. 11 Oct 1908

Family 2

Keziah Bell b. c 1811
Marriage*8 January 1850He married Keziah Bell, daughter of John Bell, on 8 January 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. Edward T. Robins was the security on the M.L.B. of William Hampleton and Miss Keziah Bell, daughter of John Bell dec'd. Edward T. Robins also said they both were over age 21. Eldred R. Holt was a witness. They were married 16 Jan 1850 by P. Williams..2 

Citations

  1. [S2780] Michael G. Hitch, Descendants of Andrew Hamilton.
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  3. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 183 (will of Nelly Evans).
  4. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 207 (wll of James H. Rolley).
  5. [S1975] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census & Mortality Schedule 1850-1880.
  6. [S2461] Sandra Perkins, Northampton County, Death Register, 1853-1870.
  7. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Keziah Bell1

F, b. circa 1811
FatherJohn Bell b. c 1770, d. b Jan 1850
Last Edited16 Nov 2014
Birth*circa 1811Keziah was born circa 1811 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Marriage*8 January 1850She married William Andrew Hamilton, son of Andrew Hamilton (mason) and Margaret 'Peggy' Wheeler, on 8 January 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. Edward T. Robins was the security on the M.L.B. of William Hampleton and Miss Keziah Bell, daughter of John Bell dec'd. Edward T. Robins also said they both were over age 21. Eldred R. Holt was a witness. They were married 16 Jan 1850 by P. Williams..1 
Married Name8 January 1850 As of 8 January 1850,her married name was Hamilton. 
Census w/husband*1850Keziah was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Kezia Hampleton, age 39 in HH#7 headed by William Hampleton, a 39 year old fisherman..3 
Census w/husband*1860Keziah was listed with her husband in the census of 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as Kesiah P. Hampleton, age 49 in HH#12 headed by Wm. A. Hampleton, a 50 year old farmer.4 

Family

William Andrew Hamilton b. 2 Dec 1809, d. bt 1861 - 1870

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S1975] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census & Mortality Schedule 1850-1880.
  4. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

John Bell

M, b. circa 1770, d. before January 1850
Last Edited1 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1770John was born circa 1770 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Death*before January 1850John died before January 1850. He was shown as John Bell dec'd on his daughter Keziah Bell's M.L.B. to William Hampleton..1 

Family

Child 1.Keziah Bell b. c 1811

Citations

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

Margaret 'Peggy' Williams1

F, b. circa 1810, d. before January 1850
FatherJohn Williams b. c 1770, d. b Dec 1832
Last Edited16 Nov 2014
Birth*circa 1810Margaret was born circa 1810 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*15 December 1832She married William Andrew Hamilton, son of Andrew Hamilton (mason) and Margaret 'Peggy' Wheeler, on 15 December 1832 at Northampton Co, VA. Legustus Roberts was the security and as to their ages on the M.L.B. of William Hampleton and Margaret Williams, daughter of John Williams dec'd. They were married on 20 Dec 1832 by P. Williams..2 
Married Name15 December 1832 As of 15 December 1832,her married name was Hamilton. 
Death*before January 1850Margaret died before January 1850. William Hampleton married Miss Keziah Bell on 8 Jan 1850, so it is assumed that his first wife, Margaret, died..2 

Family

William Andrew Hamilton b. 2 Dec 1809, d. bt 1861 - 1870
Children 1.William John Hamilton+ b. 1838, d. 5 Jan 1895
 2.Leonard James Hamilton+3 b. 22 Dec 1839, d. 11 Oct 1908

Citations

  1. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922, marriage of Wm. John Hamilton to Catherine Bell.
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  3. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

John Williams

M, b. circa 1770, d. before December 1832
Last Edited25 Oct 2009
Birth*circa 1770John was born circa 1770 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Death*before December 1832John died before December 1832. He was shown as John Williams dec'd on the M.L.B. of his daughter Margaret Williams and William Hampleton..1 

Family

Child 1.Margaret 'Peggy' Williams+ b. c 1810, d. b Jan 1850

Citations

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

William John Hamilton1

M, b. 1838, d. 5 January 1895
FatherWilliam Andrew Hamilton b. 2 Dec 1809, d. bt 1861 - 1870
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Williams b. c 1810, d. b Jan 1850
Last Edited24 Nov 2017
Birth*1838William was born in 1838 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Census w/father*1850William was listed with his father in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as William J. Hampleton, age 12 in HH#7 headed by William Hampleton, a 39 year old fisherman..3 
Census w/father1860William was listed with his father in the census of 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. J. Hampleton, a 22 year old laborer in HH#12 headed by Wm. A. Hampleton, a 50 year old farmer.4 
Marriage*16 March 1870He married Virginia Catharine Bell, daughter of Jeptha Bell and Louisa Bell, on 16 March 1870 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Death*5 January 1895William John Hamilton died on 5 January 1895 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Burial*William was buried at Capeville Cemetery, Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as William J. Hamilton, died 5 Jan 1895, age 57 years.2 

Family

Virginia Catharine Bell b. 5 Jan 1849, d. 25 Jan 1918
Children 1.Howard Lee Hamilton+5 b. 4 Jan 1872, d. 9 Mar 1951
 2.George W. Hamilton5 b. 23 Aug 1875, d. 29 Jul 1893
 3.Luther S. Hamilton5 b. 6 May 1877, d. 18 Jan 1955
 4.Edwin (Kemper?) C. Hamilton5 b. Jun 1879
 5.Scott Hamilton5 b. 12 Sep 1883, d. 18 May 1934
 6.Milton Hamilton5 b. Apr 1885
 7.Lennie Hamilton5 b. c Jan 1891

Citations

  1. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.
  2. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  3. [S1975] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census & Mortality Schedule 1850-1880.
  4. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  5. [S2780] Michael G. Hitch, Descendants of Andrew Hamilton.

Esther Spady

F, b. circa 1830
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1830Esther was born circa 1830 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850Esther was listed with another family in the census of in 1850 at Smith Island, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Esther Spady, age 20 in HH#7 headed by William Hampleton, a 39 year old fisherman..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Bowdoin R. Costin1

M, b. 11 November 1796, d. 30 January 1860
FatherSamuel Costin2 b. c 1760, d. b 13 Jul 1807
MotherMary 'Polly' Roberts2 b. c 1775
Last Edited7 Sep 2015
Birth*11 November 1796Bowdoin was born on 11 November 1796 at Northampton Co, VA.3 
Heir - named as*11 November 1818Bowdoin was named as an heir on 11 November 1818 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Nathaniel, Ralph P., Bowdoin, Coventon, Francis and Charlotte Costin and _____ Lilliston & Sukey his wife, were named in a land cause as children of Samuel Costion dec'd who was a son of Elizabeth Costin dec'd.2 
Marriage*circa 1829He married Polly (-----) circa 1829.3 
Census head*1850Bowdoin was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Bowdoin Costin the head of HH#8, a 53 year old sailor. Listed with him were the following Costins: Polly, age 39; Elizabeth B., age 21; Lucretia A., age 20; William F., age 16; James, age 15; Mary A., age 14; Clara C., age 13; Joseph, age 11; John E., age 5; and Samuel Hl., age 3..4 
Death*30 January 1860He died on 30 January 1860 at Northampton Co, VA, at age 63.3 
Burial*Bowdoin was buried at Edgewood Old, Northampton Co, VA.3 

Family

Polly (-----) b. 24 Oct 1809, d. 4 Sep 1875
Children 1.Elizabeth B. Costin b. 1827, d. 1889
 2.Lucretia A. Costin b. c 1830
 3.William F. Costin b. c 1834
 4.James Costin b. c 1835
 5.Mary A. Costin b. c 1836
 6.Clara G. Costin+ b. 20 Apr 1837, d. 4 Dec 1918
 7.Jospeh Costin b. c 1837
 8.John E. Costin b. c 1845
 9.Samuel H. Costin b. c 1847

Citations

  1. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922, marriage of daughter Clara G. Costin to Raymond Rolley.
  2. [S884] Stratton Nottingham, Northampton Co, VA, Land Causes 1731-1868 & Lancaster County, VA 1795-1848, p. 90 (Costins, etc. vs. Spady & Jones).
  3. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  4. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Polly (-----)

F, b. 24 October 1809, d. 4 September 1875
Last Edited7 Sep 2015
Birth*24 October 1809Polly was born on 24 October 1809 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1829She married Bowdoin R. Costin, son of Samuel Costin and Mary 'Polly' Roberts, circa 1829.1 
Married Namecirca 1829 As of circa 1829,her married name was Costin. 
Census w/husband*1850Polly was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Polly Costin, age 39 in HH#8 head by Bowdoin Costin, a 53 year old sailor..2 
Death*4 September 1875She died on 4 September 1875 at Northampton Co, VA, at age 65.1 
Burial*Polly was buried at Edgewood Old, Northampton Co, VA.1 

Family

Bowdoin R. Costin b. 11 Nov 1796, d. 30 Jan 1860
Children 1.Elizabeth B. Costin b. 1827, d. 1889
 2.Lucretia A. Costin b. c 1830
 3.William F. Costin b. c 1834
 4.James Costin b. c 1835
 5.Mary A. Costin b. c 1836
 6.Clara G. Costin+ b. 20 Apr 1837, d. 4 Dec 1918
 7.Jospeh Costin b. c 1837
 8.John E. Costin b. c 1845
 9.Samuel H. Costin b. c 1847

Citations

  1. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Elizabeth B. Costin1

F, b. 1827, d. 1889
FatherBowdoin R. Costin b. 11 Nov 1796, d. 30 Jan 1860
MotherPolly (-----) b. 24 Oct 1809, d. 4 Sep 1875
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited3 Sep 2017
Birth*1827Elizabeth was born in 1827 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Elizabeth was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Elizabeth B. Costin, age 21 in HH#8 head by Bowdoin Costin, a 53 year old sailor..1 
Marriage*12 April 1855She married William S. Rolley, son of Capt. William O. Rolley and Mary 'Polly' Bull, on 12 April 1855 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as William S. Rolley, a 29 year old seaman, born in Acc & living in N'hamp, the son of William & Mary Rolley and she was shown as Elizabeth B. Costin, age 28, born & living in N'hamp, the daughter of Bowdoin & Mary Costin.3 
Married Name12 April 1855 As of 12 April 1855,her married name was Rolley. 
Census w/husband*1860Elizabeth was listed with her husband in the census of 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#17 was headed by William S. Rolly, age 34. Listed with him was Elizabeth B. Rolly, age 29.4 
Death*1889She died in 1889 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Burial*Elizabeth was buried at Capeville Masonic Cemetery, Northampton Co, VA.2 

Family

William S. Rolley b. 1826, d. 1896
Marriage*12 April 1855She married William S. Rolley, son of Capt. William O. Rolley and Mary 'Polly' Bull, on 12 April 1855 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as William S. Rolley, a 29 year old seaman, born in Acc & living in N'hamp, the son of William & Mary Rolley and she was shown as Elizabeth B. Costin, age 28, born & living in N'hamp, the daughter of Bowdoin & Mary Costin.3 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  3. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.
  4. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Lucretia A. Costin1

F, b. circa 1830
FatherBowdoin R. Costin b. 11 Nov 1796, d. 30 Jan 1860
MotherPolly (-----) b. 24 Oct 1809, d. 4 Sep 1875
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1830Lucretia was born circa 1830 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Lucretia was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Lucretia A. Costin, age 20 in HH#8 head by Bowdoin Costin, a 53 year old sailor..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

William F. Costin1

M, b. circa 1834
FatherBowdoin R. Costin b. 11 Nov 1796, d. 30 Jan 1860
MotherPolly (-----) b. 24 Oct 1809, d. 4 Sep 1875
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1834William was born circa 1834 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850William was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as William F. Costin, age 16 in HH#8 head by Bowdoin Costin, a 53 year old sailor..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

James Costin1

M, b. circa 1835
FatherBowdoin R. Costin b. 11 Nov 1796, d. 30 Jan 1860
MotherPolly (-----) b. 24 Oct 1809, d. 4 Sep 1875
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1835James was born circa 1835 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850James was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as James Costin, age 15 in HH#8 head by Bowdoin Costin, a 53 year old sailor..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Mary A. Costin1

F, b. circa 1836
FatherBowdoin R. Costin b. 11 Nov 1796, d. 30 Jan 1860
MotherPolly (-----) b. 24 Oct 1809, d. 4 Sep 1875
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1836Mary was born circa 1836 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Mary A. Costin, age 14 in HH#8 head by Bowdoin Costin, a 53 year old sailor..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Clara G. Costin1

F, b. 20 April 1837, d. 4 December 1918
FatherBowdoin R. Costin b. 11 Nov 1796, d. 30 Jan 1860
MotherPolly (-----) b. 24 Oct 1809, d. 4 Sep 1875
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Sep 2015
Birth*20 April 1837Clara was born on 20 April 1837 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Clara was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Clara G. Costin, age 13 in HH#8 head by Bowdoin Costin, a 53 year old sailor..1 
Marriage*19 August 1860She married Raymond Rolley, son of Capt. William O. Rolley and Mary 'Polly' Bull, on 19 August 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Raymond M. Rolley, a 24 year old lighthouse keeper, born in Acc & living in N'hamp, the son of William & Mary Rolley and she was shown as Clara G. Costin, age 24, the daughter of Bowdoin R. & Mary Costin.3 
Married Name19 August 1860 As of 19 August 1860,her married name was Rolley. 
Death*4 December 1918Clara G. Costin died on 4 December 1918 at age 81.2 
Burial*Clara was buried at Capeville Cemetery, Northampton Co, VA.2 

Family

Raymond Rolley b. 13 Dec 1836, d. 15 Dec 1915
Child 1.Mary Elizabeth 'Bessie' Rowley+3 b. 17 Jul 1861, d. 25 Jun 1945

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  3. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.

Jospeh Costin1

M, b. circa 1837
FatherBowdoin R. Costin b. 11 Nov 1796, d. 30 Jan 1860
MotherPolly (-----) b. 24 Oct 1809, d. 4 Sep 1875
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1837Jospeh was born circa 1837 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Jospeh was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Joseph Costin, age 11 in HH#8 head by Bowdoin Costin, a 53 year old sailor..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

John E. Costin1

M, b. circa 1845
FatherBowdoin R. Costin b. 11 Nov 1796, d. 30 Jan 1860
MotherPolly (-----) b. 24 Oct 1809, d. 4 Sep 1875
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1845John was born circa 1845 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850John was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as John E. Costin, age 5 in HH#8 head by Bowdoin Costin, a 53 year old sailor..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Samuel H. Costin1

M, b. circa 1847
FatherBowdoin R. Costin b. 11 Nov 1796, d. 30 Jan 1860
MotherPolly (-----) b. 24 Oct 1809, d. 4 Sep 1875
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1847Samuel was born circa 1847 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Samuel was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Samuel H. Costin, age 3 in HH#8 head by Bowdoin Costin, a 53 year old sailor..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Michael H. Hallett1

M, b. 1788, d. 26 January 1844
FatherWilliam Hallett (h/o Clear)2 b. c 1750, d. b 13 Oct 1817
MotherClear Dixon2 b. c 1758
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited9 Oct 2016
Birth*1788Michael was born in 1788 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Est Settm't Father's*11 January 1819He was named in the settlement of his father's estate on 11 January 1819 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William Hallett was granted to John Hallett and Michael Hallett. Bond $15,000 Appraisers: John Trower, William Costin, Thomas Spady and Joshua Fitchett. Inventory and Appraisement taken on November 20, 1817. Account of Sales. Audit and Settlement. John and Michael Hallett, administrators. Recorded on January 11, 1819. Division of Slaves. Heirs: Mrs. Hallett, widow; John Hallett, William Floyd in right of his wife Frances, Michael Hallett, William Hallett, Thomas Hallett, Eliza Hallett, James Hallett.2 
Will - Brother's27 November 1819Michael was named in his brother's will on 27 November 1819 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will William Hallett gave his Aunt Santaca Evans as a legacy two hundred and fifty dollars. Then after my just debts is paid I give to my brother John Hallet, my brother Thomas Hallet, my brother Michel Hallet my brother James Hallet & my sister Elizabeth Hallet my Hole estate. I nominate my brother Michel Hallet executor. Signed, William Hallett. Witnesses: Joshua Fitchett, Susanna Hyslop and Charles Fitchett. In probate, the will was partially proved on December 13, 1819 by the oath of Joshua Fitchett and fully proved on March 13, 1820. No administrator, bond or order to appraise the estate. No administration records.3 
Will - Brother's*1 December 1820Michael was named in his brother's will on 1 December 1820 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will James Hallett gave to brother John Hallett all my horses and grane. I give to my sister Betey Hallet three Negroes ther names are Adar, Lealah and George. I give to my brother Michael Hallet one Negro woman by the name of Tabbitha and her daughter Vilate. I give to my two brothers Michael and Thomas Hallet all my land. Brother Thomas Hallet executor. Signed, James Hallet. Witnesses: Joshua Fitchet Senr, Rachael (her mark) Costin and John T. Belote.4 
Land Division of*1824He was named in a division of land in 1824 at tracts N3 & N4, southern tip bay side, Northampton Co, VA. There had been some inter-family transactions and in this year the land was surveyed for a division according to the resulting ownerships; the survey showed only 341 acres instead of the supposed 600 acres; the shrinkage may have been caused by the constant erosion along the bay shore, although the original amount may have been over-estimated. In the division, Michale Hallett received 110 acres at the point and the largest parcel of 138 acres, which was east of him, went to a brother Thomas. After the death of Michael, Thomas gradually acquired all of the several parcels. Thomas established himself on tract N3A, but there has not been any old house on the property for many years.5 
Marriage*11 October 1824He married Eliza H. Jacob, daughter of Hancock Jacob III and Ann James, on 11 October 1824 at Northampton Co, VA. John Simkins was the security on the M.L.B. of Michael Hallett and Eliza Jacob, ward of John Simkins. They were married by L. Dix..6 
Will - Bro-in-law*26 June 1837Michael was named in his brother-in-law's will on 26 June 1837 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will William H. Jacob named: my mother Ann Jacob, my brother Robert C. Jacob, my sister Hallett's (children); Edward, Robert and Margaret Sarrah, my sister Reads (children) Sarrah Ann and John H. Read. Edward, Robert and Margaret Sarrah Hallett one fourth part to be paid over to Michael Hallett their father to be by him put to interest until they arrive at the age of twenty one years.7 
Will*18 August 1843Michael made a will on 18 August 1843 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Michael Hallett lent all his property both real and personal to wife Eliza Hallett so long as she remains my widow for her to pay all my debts and support my children free from all charge. I give and bequeath to my son William R. Hallett two hundred and twenty five dollars. I give and bequeath to my daughter Margaret Sarah Hallett. I give and bequeath at the death of the mother to my sons Edward, Robert and William and my daughter Margaret Sarah all the balance of my property. I leave my son Edward M. Hallett and Robert C. Jacob executors. Signed, Michael Hallett. Witnesses: W. C. Parkhurst, William H. Kendall and Richd H. Reade.8 
Death*26 January 1844Michael died on 26 January 1844 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Burial*Michael was buried at Nottingham Farm, Northampton Co, VA. The tombstone book shows him as Michael H. Hallett, husband of E.H., died 26 Jan 1844, age: 57 years.1 
Est settm't*13 October 1845His estate was settled on 13 October 1845 at Northampton Co, VA. Robert C. Jacob administrator. Bond $15,000. Appraisers: John H. Spady, Thomas R. Jarvis and Robert J. Nottingham. Inventory, Appraisement and Account of Sales taken on December 10, 1844. Inv 41 pages 435-441. Recorded on September 8, 1845. Audit and Settlement. Robert C. Jacob executor. Starts on February 12, 1844. Inv 41 pages 443-446. Receipt from Eliza H. Hallett. "Received September 8, 1845 of Robert C. Jacob administrator of Michael Hallett deceased the sum of $572.05 being the principal and interest of the balance due on the foregoing audit of Michael Hallett deceased and received by me as guardian of Edward M., Robert J., and Margaret S. Hallett on account of the amount of money which was in the hands of said Michael Hallett belonging to my said wards which he received from William H. Jacob's executor under his will leaving a balance of $208 due to my said wards from the estate of said Michael Hallett." Recorded on October 13, 1845.9 

Family

Eliza H. Jacob b. 20 Mar 1804, d. 28 Oct 1859
Marriage*11 October 1824He married Eliza H. Jacob, daughter of Hancock Jacob III and Ann James, on 11 October 1824 at Northampton Co, VA. John Simkins was the security on the M.L.B. of Michael Hallett and Eliza Jacob, ward of John Simkins. They were married by L. Dix..6 
Children 1.Margaret Sarah Hallett8 b. c 1825
 2.Edward M. Hallett b. 22 Apr 1828, d. 22 Jul 1884
 3.Robert J. Hallett b. 4 Sep 1832, d. 26 Sep 1890
 4.William R. Hallett b. c 1839

Citations

  1. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  2. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 254 (adm of William Hallett to John & Michael Hallett).
  3. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 115 (will of William Hallett).
  4. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 120 (will of James Hallett).
  5. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 62 (tracts N3 & N4).
  6. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  7. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 193 (will of William H. Jacob).
  8. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 209 (will of Michael Hallett, wife Eliza).
  9. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 209 (settlement of Michael Hallett, wife Eliza).

Eliza H. Jacob1

F, b. 20 March 1804, d. 28 October 1859
FatherHancock Jacob III1 b. c 1778, d. b 12 Apr 1819
MotherAnn James1 b. c 1782, d. b 14 Jan 1839
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited9 Oct 2016
Birth*20 March 1804Eliza was born on 20 March 1804 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*15 February 1819Eliza was named in her father's will on 15 February 1819 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Hancock Jacob, wife Anne, named my three daughters, Eliza H. Jacob, Sarah Ann Jacob & Margaret D. Jacob and my two sons William Hancock Jacob & Robert Clarke Jacob.1 
Marriage*11 October 1824She married Michael H. Hallett, son of William Hallett (h/o Clear) and Clear Dixon, on 11 October 1824 at Northampton Co, VA. John Simkins was the security on the M.L.B. of Michael Hallett and Eliza Jacob, ward of John Simkins. They were married by L. Dix..3 
Married Name11 October 1824 As of 11 October 1824,her married name was Hallett. 
Will - Brother's*26 June 1837Eliza was named in her brother's will on 26 June 1837 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will William H. Jacob named: my mother Ann Jacob, my brother Robert C. Jacob, my sister Hallett's (children); Edward, Robert and Margaret Sarrah, my sister Reads (children) Sarrah Ann and John H. Read. Edward, Robert and Margaret Sarrah Hallett one fourth part to be paid over to Michael Hallett their father to be by him put to interest until they arrive at the age of twenty one years.4 
Will - Husb's*18 August 1843Eliza was named in her husband's will on 18 August 1843 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Michael Hallett lent all his property both real and personal to wife Eliza Hallett so long as she remains my widow for her to pay all my debts and support my children free from all charge. I give and bequeath to my son William R. Hallett two hundred and twenty five dollars. I give and bequeath to my daughter Margaret Sarah Hallett. I give and bequeath at the death of the mother to my sons Edward, Robert and William and my daughter Margaret Sarah all the balance of my property. I leave my son Edward M. Hallett and Robert C. Jacob executors. Signed, Michael Hallett. Witnesses: W. C. Parkhurst, William H. Kendall and Richd H. Reade.5 
Census head*1850Eliza was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Eliza Hallett the head of HH#9, age 46 with real estate valued at $6,000. Listed with her were the following Halletts: Edward, a 22 year old farmer; Robert, age 17; and William R., age 11..6 
Death*28 October 1859She died on 28 October 1859 at Northampton Co, VA, at age 55.2 
Burial*Eliza was buried at Nottingham Farm, Northampton Co, VA.2 

Family

Michael H. Hallett b. 1788, d. 26 Jan 1844
Marriage*11 October 1824She married Michael H. Hallett, son of William Hallett (h/o Clear) and Clear Dixon, on 11 October 1824 at Northampton Co, VA. John Simkins was the security on the M.L.B. of Michael Hallett and Eliza Jacob, ward of John Simkins. They were married by L. Dix..3 
Children 1.Margaret Sarah Hallett5 b. c 1825
 2.Edward M. Hallett b. 22 Apr 1828, d. 22 Jul 1884
 3.Robert J. Hallett b. 4 Sep 1832, d. 26 Sep 1890
 4.William R. Hallett b. c 1839

Citations

  1. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 108 (will of Hancock Jacob, wife Anne).
  2. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  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. 193 (will of William H. Jacob).
  5. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 209 (will of Michael Hallett, wife Eliza).
  6. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Edward M. Hallett1

M, b. 22 April 1828, d. 22 July 1884
FatherMichael H. Hallett b. 1788, d. 26 Jan 1844
MotherEliza H. Jacob b. 20 Mar 1804, d. 28 Oct 1859
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited9 Oct 2016
Birth*22 April 1828Edward was born on 22 April 1828 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*18 August 1843Edward was named in his father's will on 18 August 1843 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Michael Hallett lent all his property both real and personal to wife Eliza Hallett so long as she remains my widow for her to pay all my debts and support my children free from all charge. I give and bequeath to my son William R. Hallett two hundred and twenty five dollars. I give and bequeath to my daughter Margaret Sarah Hallett. I give and bequeath at the death of the mother to my sons Edward, Robert and William and my daughter Margaret Sarah all the balance of my property. I leave my son Edward M. Hallett and Robert C. Jacob executors. Signed, Michael Hallett. Witnesses: W. C. Parkhurst, William H. Kendall and Richd H. Reade.1 
Census w/mother*1850Edward was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Edward Hallett, a 22 year old farmer in HH#9 headed by Eliza Hallett, age 46..3 
Marriage*14 November 1853He married Lucy Ann Dixon, daughter of Capt. William Walker Dixon and Mary Polk Fitchett, on 14 November 1853 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Edward M. Hallett and she was shown as Miss Lucy Ann Dixon, daughter of W.W. Dixon who gave consent;
Wm. J. Scott witt; Edw'd C. Fitchett as to Edward M's age.4 
Death*22 July 1884Edward M. Hallett died on 22 July 1884 at Northampton Co, VA, at age 56.2 
Burial*Edward was buried at Hallett burial plot, Northampton Co, VA.2 

Family

Lucy Ann Dixon b. c 1834

Citations

  1. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 209 (will of Michael Hallett, wife Eliza).
  2. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  3. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

Robert J. Hallett1

M, b. 4 September 1832, d. 26 September 1890
FatherMichael H. Hallett b. 1788, d. 26 Jan 1844
MotherEliza H. Jacob b. 20 Mar 1804, d. 28 Oct 1859
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited9 Oct 2016
Birth*4 September 1832Robert was born on 4 September 1832 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*18 August 1843Robert was named in his father's will on 18 August 1843 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Michael Hallett lent all his property both real and personal to wife Eliza Hallett so long as she remains my widow for her to pay all my debts and support my children free from all charge. I give and bequeath to my son William R. Hallett two hundred and twenty five dollars. I give and bequeath to my daughter Margaret Sarah Hallett. I give and bequeath at the death of the mother to my sons Edward, Robert and William and my daughter Margaret Sarah all the balance of my property. I leave my son Edward M. Hallett and Robert C. Jacob executors. Signed, Michael Hallett. Witnesses: W. C. Parkhurst, William H. Kendall and Richd H. Reade.2 
Census w/mother*1850Robert was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Robert Hallett, age 17 in HH#9 headed by Eliza Hallett, age 46..3 
Marriage*9 November 1859He married Elizabeth Ann Griffith, daughter of John Griffith Jr. and Ann 'Nancy' Griffith, on 9 November 1859 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Robert J. Hallett, a 27 year old farmer, the son of Michael & Eliza Hallett and she was shown as Elizabeth A. Williams, a 28 year old widow, the daughter of John and Nancy Griffith.4 
Death*26 September 1890Robert J. Hallett died on 26 September 1890 at Northampton Co, VA, at age 58.1 
Burial*Robert was buried at Nottingham Farm, Northampton Co, VA.1 

Family

Elizabeth Ann Griffith b. 1 Sep 1829, d. 11 Sep 1874

Citations

  1. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  2. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 209 (will of Michael Hallett, wife Eliza).
  3. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.

William R. Hallett1

M, b. circa 1839
FatherMichael H. Hallett b. 1788, d. 26 Jan 1844
MotherEliza H. Jacob b. 20 Mar 1804, d. 28 Oct 1859
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited9 Oct 2016
Birth*circa 1839William was born circa 1839 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*18 August 1843William was named in his father's will on 18 August 1843 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Michael Hallett lent all his property both real and personal to wife Eliza Hallett so long as she remains my widow for her to pay all my debts and support my children free from all charge. I give and bequeath to my son William R. Hallett two hundred and twenty five dollars. I give and bequeath to my daughter Margaret Sarah Hallett. I give and bequeath at the death of the mother to my sons Edward, Robert and William and my daughter Margaret Sarah all the balance of my property. I leave my son Edward M. Hallett and Robert C. Jacob executors. Signed, Michael Hallett. Witnesses: W. C. Parkhurst, William H. Kendall and Richd H. Reade.2 
Census w/mother*1850William was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as William R. Hallett, age 11 in HH#9 headed by Eliza Hallett, age 46..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 209 (will of Michael Hallett, wife Eliza).

Severn Frederick Kellam1

M, b. circa 1816
FatherAbel West Kellam2 b. c 1787, d. 29 May 1855
MotherEsther Kellam2 b. c 1790
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
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 Edited28 Jul 2018
Birth*circa 1816Severn was born circa 1816 at Northampton Co, VA.3 
Marriage*22 May 1838He married Martha 'Patsy' Goffigon, daughter of William 'Bill' Goffigon and Mary 'Polly' Dixon, on 22 May 1838 at Northampton Co, VA. Severn E. Nottingham was the security on the M.L.B. of Severn F. Kellam and Martha Goffigon, ward of Severn E. Nottingham. Levin Ames said Severn was over age 21. They were married 22 May 1838 by P. Williams..4 
Census head*1850Severn was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Severn F. Kellam the head of HH#10, a 34 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Kellams: Patsy, age 32; James, age 10; Therigood, age 9; Virginia, age 5; Lucius, age 3; and Abel, age 1..3 

Family

Martha 'Patsy' Goffigon b. c 1818
Children 1.James Kellam b. c 1840
 2.Thorogood F. Kellam b. c 1840, d. 28 Apr 1864
 3.Martha Virginia Kellam b. c 1845
 4.Llewellyn J.E. 'Lucius' or 'Babe' Kellam b. c 1847
 5.Abel Erastus Kellam b. c 1849

Citations

  1. [S2034] Floyd E. Kellam High School (genealogy from Richard I to Abel Erastus Kellam by Sadie Scott Kellam), Kellam Family of Virginia Beach, p. 32.
  2. [S2031] e-mail address Linda Harris, Harris, Descendants of Richard Kellam (1619-1703, Indented Descendant Chart.
  3. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

Martha 'Patsy' Goffigon

F, b. circa 1818
FatherWilliam 'Bill' Goffigon1 b. 1785, d. 1828
MotherMary 'Polly' Dixon1 b. a 1786
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
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 Edited28 Jul 2018
Birth*circa 1818Martha was born circa 1818 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Marriage*22 May 1838She married Severn Frederick Kellam, son of Abel West Kellam and Esther Kellam, on 22 May 1838 at Northampton Co, VA. Severn E. Nottingham was the security on the M.L.B. of Severn F. Kellam and Martha Goffigon, ward of Severn E. Nottingham. Levin Ames said Severn was over age 21. They were married 22 May 1838 by P. Williams..3 
Married Name22 May 1838 As of 22 May 1838,her married name was Kellam. 
Census w/husband*1850Martha was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Patsy Kellam, age 32 in HH#10 headed by Severn F. Kellam, a 34 year old farmer..2 

Family

Severn Frederick Kellam b. c 1816
Children 1.James Kellam b. c 1840
 2.Thorogood F. Kellam b. c 1840, d. 28 Apr 1864
 3.Martha Virginia Kellam b. c 1845
 4.Llewellyn J.E. 'Lucius' or 'Babe' Kellam b. c 1847
 5.Abel Erastus Kellam b. c 1849

Citations

  1. [S2034] Floyd E. Kellam High School (genealogy from Richard I to Abel Erastus Kellam by Sadie Scott Kellam), Kellam Family of Virginia Beach, p. 25.
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

James Kellam1

M, b. circa 1840
FatherSevern Frederick Kellam b. c 1816
MotherMartha 'Patsy' Goffigon b. c 1818
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
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 Edited28 Aug 2010
Birth*circa 1840James was born circa 1840 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850James was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as James Kellam, age 10 in HH#10 headed by Severn F. Kellam, a 34 year old farmer..1 
Anecdote*between 1861 and 1864 James Kellam served in the cavalry of the C.S.A. during the Civil War.2 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S2034] Floyd E. Kellam High School (genealogy from Richard I to Abel Erastus Kellam by Sadie Scott Kellam), Kellam Family of Virginia Beach, p. 32.

Thorogood F. Kellam1

M, b. circa 1840, d. 28 April 1864
FatherSevern Frederick Kellam b. c 1816
MotherMartha 'Patsy' Goffigon b. c 1818
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
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 Edited28 Aug 2010
Birth*circa 1840Thorogood was born circa 1840 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Thorogood was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Therigood Kellam, age 9 in HH#10 headed by Severn F. Kellam, a 34 year old farmer..2 
Anecdote*between 1861 and 1864 He was shown as Thorowgood F. Kellam. Confederate. 5th VA Cavalry Co. A. as a Private. - 15th VA Cavalry Co. C. as a Sergeant, 5na Cav. (12 Mos.) 14 Battn VA. Cav. - Serv. Rec. - County: Accomac, Rank: 3rd Sergeant, Cause of Death: Killed in Action, Date of Death: 28 Apr 1864, Place of Death: Grant Station, More: Residence: Virginia Beach, City of ?; Company A., 5th Virginia Cavalry.1 
Death*28 April 1864He died on 28 April 1864 at Grant Station.1 

Citations

  1. [S1039] Compilers Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Civil War Soldiers & Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia, Union & Confederate.
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Martha Virginia Kellam1

F, b. circa 1845
FatherSevern Frederick Kellam b. c 1816
MotherMartha 'Patsy' Goffigon b. c 1818
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
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 Edited28 Aug 2010
Birth*circa 1845Martha was born circa 1845 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Martha was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Virginia Kellam, age 5 in HH#10 headed by Severn F. Kellam, a 34 year old farmer..2 
Marriage*circa 1865She married Jesse Caffee circa 1865.3 
Married Namecirca 1865 As of circa 1865,her married name was Caffee. 

Family

Jesse Caffee b. c 1840

Citations

  1. [S2034] Floyd E. Kellam High School (genealogy from Richard I to Abel Erastus Kellam by Sadie Scott Kellam), Kellam Family of Virginia Beach, p. 32.
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S2034] Floyd E. Kellam High School (genealogy from Richard I to Abel Erastus Kellam by Sadie Scott Kellam), Kellam Family of Virginia Beach, p. 25.

Llewellyn J.E. 'Lucius' or 'Babe' Kellam1

M, b. circa 1847
FatherSevern Frederick Kellam b. c 1816
MotherMartha 'Patsy' Goffigon b. c 1818
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
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 Edited28 Aug 2010
Birth*circa 1847Llewellyn was born circa 1847 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Llewellyn was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Lucius Kellam, age 3 in HH#10 headed by Severn F. Kellam, a 34 year old farmer..2 

Citations

  1. [S2034] Floyd E. Kellam High School (genealogy from Richard I to Abel Erastus Kellam by Sadie Scott Kellam), Kellam Family of Virginia Beach, accompanying Kallem family chart.
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Abel Erastus Kellam1

M, b. circa 1849
FatherSevern Frederick Kellam b. c 1816
MotherMartha 'Patsy' Goffigon b. c 1818
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
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 Edited28 Aug 2010
Birth*circa 1849Abel was born circa 1849 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Abel was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Abel Kellam, age 1 in HH#10 headed by Severn F. Kellam, a 34 year old farmer..2 

Citations

  1. [S2034] Floyd E. Kellam High School (genealogy from Richard I to Abel Erastus Kellam by Sadie Scott Kellam), Kellam Family of Virginia Beach, p. 32.
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Henry Smith

M, b. circa 1810
ChartsDescendants of William Bibby (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Munns (1624/5 Muster on E.S.)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1810Henry was born circa 1810 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*13 January 1840He married Mary Ann Williams, daughter of Rev. Peter Williams and Nancy Clay, on 13 January 1840 at Northampton Co, VA. Edwin Goffigon was the security on the M.L.B. of Henry Smith and Mary Ann Williams, daughter of Peter Williams. Azariah Williams said Mary Ann was over age 21 and Walter W. Widgen said Henry was over age 21. They were married on 14 Jan 1840 by S.T. Ames..2 
Census head*1850Henry was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Henry Smith the head of HH#11, a 40 year old farmer. Listed with him was Mary Smith, age 33..1 

Family

Mary Ann Williams b. c 1817

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

Mary Ann Williams1

F, b. circa 1817
FatherRev. Peter Williams b. c 1790, d. a 1850
MotherNancy Clay b. c 1797
ChartsDescendants of William Bibby (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Munns (1624/5 Muster on E.S.)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited9 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1817Mary was born circa 1817 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Marriage*13 January 1840She married Henry Smith on 13 January 1840 at Northampton Co, VA. Edwin Goffigon was the security on the M.L.B. of Henry Smith and Mary Ann Williams, daughter of Peter Williams. Azariah Williams said Mary Ann was over age 21 and Walter W. Widgen said Henry was over age 21. They were married on 14 Jan 1840 by S.T. Ames..1 
Married Name13 January 1840 As of 13 January 1840,her married name was Smith. 
Census w/husband*1850Mary was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Smith, age 33 in HH#11 headed by Henry Smith, a 40 year old farmer..2 

Family

Henry Smith b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Rev. Peter Williams

M, b. circa 1790, d. after 1850
ChartsDescendants of William Bibby (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Munns (1624/5 Muster on E.S.)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited15 Jul 2012
Birth*circa 1790Peter was born circa 1790 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*28 February 1816He married Nancy Clay, daughter of Thomas Clay and Sarah (185) Freshwater, on 28 February 1816 at Northampton Co, VA. Thomas Powell was the security on the M.L.B. of Peter Williams and Nancy Clay..2 
Census head*1850Peter was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Peter Williams the head of HH#87, a 60 year old minister with real estate valued at $4,500. Listed with him were Nancy Williams, age 53 and Bell S. Williams, age 18..1 
Death*after 1850He died after 1850. 

Family

Nancy Clay b. c 1797
Children 1.Mary Ann Williams b. c 1817
 2.Levinia Williams+ b. c 1823
 3.Eliza C. Williams+2 b. 28 Oct 1826, d. 15 Jul 1850
 4.Bell S. Williams b. c 1832

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

Thomas Whitehead

M, b. circa 1810
FatherJohn Whitehead1 b. c 1750, d. b 11 Feb 1822
MotherSukey Smith1 b. c 1770
ChartsDescendants of William Anderson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited26 Aug 2018
Birth*circa 1810Thomas was born circa 1810 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Land cause*10 June 1822He was named in a land cause on 10 June 1822 at Northampton Co, VA. John Hyslop and Nancy his wife, Dennard Travis and Susan his wife, and Stephen Whitehead and Thomas Whitehead, by Dennard Travis, their next friend (guardian) vs William Whitehead in a suit for Division of Land. That a certain John Whitehead, late of the County of Northampton, departed this life the ___ day of ___ A.D. 18__, being at the time of his death seized in fee simple of a certain tract of land touching the lands of ___, containing ___ acres, more or less; that at the time of his death the said John left five children, viz: your orator and oratrixes, Nancy Hyslop, Susan Travis, Stephen Whitehead, Thomas Whitehead and William Whitehead, and a widow Sukey Whitehead, &c. ------.1 
Marriage11 May 1829He married Ann Milbourn, daughter of Thomas Milbourn and Elizabeth Ellis, on 11 May 1829 at Northampton Co, VA. Wm. Whitehead & Thomas Milbourn were the securities on the M.L.B. of Thomas Whitehead and Ann Milbourn, daughter of Thomas Milborun. Wm. Whitehead was the gaurdian of Thomas. They were married 20 May 1829 by P. Williams..3 
Marriage*25 November 1836He married Emeline Jones, daughter of Richard Jones, on 25 November 1836 at Northampton Co, VA. Jesse J. Simkins was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas Whitehead and Emeline Jones, the daughter of Richard Jones dec'd. Jesse J. Simkins, guardian of Emeline gave consent. Benjamin Griffith was a witness. They were married on 3 Dec 1836 by P. Williams..2 
Census head*1850Thomas was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas Whitehead the head of HH#12, a 40 year old farmer with real estate valued at $700. Listed with him were the following Whiteheads: Emeline, age 32; Severn, age 13; Margaret E., age 10; William M., age 9; Edward, age 16; Thomas, age 3; and Sally, age 6/12..2 

Family 1

Ann Milbourn b. c 1810, d. b Nov 1836
Child 1.Edward Whitehead b. c 1834

Family 2

Emeline Jones b. c 1818
Children 1.Severn Whitehead b. c 1837
 2.Margaret E. Whitehead+ b. 25 Jul 1839, d. 6 Apr 1890
 3.William M. Whitehead b. c 1841
 4.Thomas Henry Whitehead+ b. c 1847
 5.Sally Whitehead b. c 1849

Citations

  1. [S884] Stratton Nottingham, Northampton Co, VA, Land Causes 1731-1868 & Lancaster County, VA 1795-1848, p. 99 (John Hyslop and Nancy his wife, Dennard Travis and Susan his wife, and Stephen Whitehead and Thomas Whitehead, by Dennard Travis, their next friend (guardian) vs William Whitehead in a suit for Division of Land).
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

Emeline Jones1

F, b. circa 1818
FatherRichard Jones b. c 1790, d. b Nov 1836
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1818Emeline was born circa 1818 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Marriage*25 November 1836She married Thomas Whitehead, son of John Whitehead and Sukey Smith, on 25 November 1836 at Northampton Co, VA. Jesse J. Simkins was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas Whitehead and Emeline Jones, the daughter of Richard Jones dec'd. Jesse J. Simkins, guardian of Emeline gave consent. Benjamin Griffith was a witness. They were married on 3 Dec 1836 by P. Williams..2 
Married Name25 November 1836 As of 25 November 1836,her married name was Whitehead. 
Census w/husband*1850Emeline was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Emeline Whitehead, age 32 in HH#12 headed by Thomas Whitehead, a 40 year old farmer..2 

Family

Thomas Whitehead b. c 1810
Children 1.Severn Whitehead b. c 1837
 2.Margaret E. Whitehead+ b. 25 Jul 1839, d. 6 Apr 1890
 3.William M. Whitehead b. c 1841
 4.Thomas Henry Whitehead+ b. c 1847
 5.Sally Whitehead b. c 1849

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Richard Jones

M, b. circa 1790, d. before November 1836
Last Edited1 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1790Richard was born circa 1790 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Death*before November 1836Richard died before November 1836. He was shown as Richard Jones dec'd on the M.L.B. of his daughter Emeline Jones and Thomas Whitehead..1 

Family

Child 1.Emeline Jones+ b. c 1818

Citations

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

Severn Whitehead1

M, b. circa 1837
FatherThomas Whitehead b. c 1810
MotherEmeline Jones b. c 1818
Last Edited7 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1837Severn was born circa 1837 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Severn was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. He was shown as Severn Whitehead, age 13 in HH#12 headed by Thomas Whitehead, a 40 year old farmer..1 

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Margaret E. Whitehead1

F, b. 25 July 1839, d. 6 April 1890
FatherThomas Whitehead b. c 1810
MotherEmeline Jones b. c 1818
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited3 Sep 2017
Birth*25 July 1839Margaret was born on 25 July 1839 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1850Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Magothy Bay, N'hamp Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret E. Whitehead, age 10 in HH#12 headed by Thomas Whitehead, a 40 year old farmer..1 
Marriage*26 March 1862She married Francis C. Rolley, son of Capt. William O. Rolley and Mary 'Polly' Bull, on 26 March 1862 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Francis C. Rolly, a 30 year old single farmer, born in Acc Co & living in N'hamp Co, the son of William & Margaret Rolley and she was shown as Margaret E. Whitehead, age 23, born & living in N'hamp Co, VA, the daughter of Thomas & Emeline Whitehead.3 
Married Name26 March 1862 As of 26 March 1862,her married name was Rolley. 
Census w/husband*1870Margaret was listed with her husband in the census of 1870 at Capeville District, Northampton Co, VA. HH#243 was headed by Francis Rolly, a 38 year old farmer. Listed with him were Marg't Rolly, age 30; Emeline Rolly, age 7; and Francis Rolley, age 2.4 
Death*6 April 1890She died on 6 April 1890 at Northampton Co, VA, at age 50.2 
Burial*Margaret was buried at Edgewood, Northampton Co, VA. The tombstone book shows her as Margaret E. Rolley, wife of F.C. Rolley, 25 July 1839 - 6 Apr 1890, age 50/8/12.2 

Family

Francis C. Rolley b. 18 Oct 1831, d. 12 Dec 1899
Marriage*26 March 1862She married Francis C. Rolley, son of Capt. William O. Rolley and Mary 'Polly' Bull, on 26 March 1862 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Francis C. Rolly, a 30 year old single farmer, born in Acc Co & living in N'hamp Co, the son of William & Margaret Rolley and she was shown as Margaret E. Whitehead, age 23, born & living in N'hamp Co, VA, the daughter of Thomas & Emeline Whitehead.3 
Children 1.Emeline Rolley4 b. c 1863
 2.Katherine L. Rolley2 b. 24 Jun 1864, d. 19 Aug 1866
 3.Joseph L. Rolley2 b. 29 Jun 1866, d. 11 Aug 1866
 4.Francis 'Frank' James Rolley+4 b. 5 Aug 1867, d. 29 Dec 1954
 5.Margaret E. Rolley2 b. 7 Dec 1872, d. 21 Mar 1873
 6.W.H.C. Rolley2 b. 14 May 1874, d. 8 Jul 1874
 7.Betsie Rolley2 b. 7 Jun 1876, d. 9 Jun 1876

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  3. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.
  4. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.