Richard Bates Wessells1

M, b. August 1881, d. 23 September 1921
FatherRichard Wessells b. 7 Apr 1835, d. 10 Dec 1894
MotherVirginia W. Wessells b. 13 Jan 1846, d. 1 Sep 1922
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited14 Feb 2008
Birth*August 1881Richard was born in August 1881 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1900He married Eva Marshall circa 1900.2 
Death*23 September 1921Richard died on 23 September 1921 at age 40. 

Family

Eva Marshall b. c 1880

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.
  2. [S982] Mrs. Clara Thomas, to M.K. Miles.

Mary Ann Taylor1

F, b. circa 1856
FatherWilliam (of T.) Taylor b. c 1823, d. 21 Jan 1905
MotherMary A. Tyler b. c 1828
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited6 Nov 2005
Birth*circa 1856Mary was born circa 1856 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents1860Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Ann Taylor, age 5 in HH#529 headed by William Taylor, a 37 year old oysterman..2 
Census w/parents*1870Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Taylor, age 14 in HH#MT574 headed by William Taylor, a 45 year old farmer..1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  2. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

William Taylor1

M, b. circa 1861
FatherWilliam (of T.) Taylor b. c 1823, d. 21 Jan 1905
MotherMary A. Tyler b. c 1828
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited23 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1861William was born circa 1861 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870William was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as William Taylor, age 9 in HH#MT574 headed by William Taylor, a 45 year old farmer..1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

Teackle E. Taylor1

M, b. 1867, d. 1938
FatherWilliam (of T.) Taylor b. c 1823, d. 21 Jan 1905
MotherMary A. Tyler b. c 1828
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*1867Teackle was born in 1867 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1870Teackle was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Teakle Taylor, age 3 in HH#MT574 headed by William Taylor, a 45 year old farmer..1 
Marriage*30 March 1892He married Sallie C. Ewell on 30 March 1892 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Teagle E. Taylor, age 23, and Sallie C. Ewell, age 18..3 
Death*1938Teackle died in 1938.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Guilford Ch Cem, Acc Co, VA.2 

Family

Sallie C. Ewell b. 1873, d. 1944
Children 1.Garland E. Taylor+ b. 1906, d. 1976
 2.Shelia Taylor b. 1911

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Sallie C. Ewell

F, b. 1873, d. 1944
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*1873Sallie was born in 1873 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*30 March 1892She married Teackle E. Taylor, son of William (of T.) Taylor and Mary A. Tyler, on 30 March 1892 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Teagle E. Taylor, age 23, and Sallie C. Ewell, age 18..2 
Married Name30 March 1892 As of 30 March 1892,her married name was Taylor. 
Death*1944Sallie died in 1944.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Guilford Ch Cem, Acc Co, VA.1 

Family

Teackle E. Taylor b. 1867, d. 1938
Children 1.Garland E. Taylor+ b. 1906, d. 1976
 2.Shelia Taylor b. 1911

Citations

  1. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Henry L. Crockett

M, b. circa 1870
Last Edited27 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1870Henry was born circa 1870. 
Marriage*circa 1895He married Amelia A. (-----) circa 1895. 

Family

Amelia A. (-----) b. c 1870
Child 1.Clara B. Crockett b. c 1899

Amelia A. (-----)

F, b. circa 1870
Last Edited27 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1870Amelia was born circa 1870. 
Marriage*circa 1895She married Henry L. Crockett circa 1895. 
Married Namecirca 1895 As of circa 1895,her married name was Crockett. 

Family

Henry L. Crockett b. c 1870
Child 1.Clara B. Crockett b. c 1899

Georgianna Young1

F, b. circa 1826
FatherGilbert 'Gillett' Young b. c 1804, d. b 24 Nov 1834
MotherCatherine 'Cally' Wessells b. c 1800, d. 6 Dec 1886
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited28 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1826Georgianna was born circa 1826 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Nancy Taylor1

F, b. circa 1872
FatherArcellus Taylor b. c 1840
MotherMary Justice b. c 1843
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited20 May 2007
Birth*circa 1872Nancy was born circa 1872 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1910She married Luther J. Wessells, son of Richard Wessells and Virginia W. Wessells, circa 1910.2 
Married Namecirca 1910 As of circa 1910,her married name was Wessells. 
Marriage*8 July 1917She married Abednego T. Fisher, son of Kendall W. Fisher and Susan W. Berry, on 8 July 1917 at Bloxom Cem, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Abednego T. Fisher, a 73 year old divorced farmer, the son of Kendel W. & Susan Fisher and she was shown as Nancy R. Taylor, a 45 year old widow, the daughter of Arcelluy & Mary Taylor..1 
Married Name8 July 1917 As of 8 July 1917,her married name was Fisher. 

Family 1

Luther J. Wessells b. 9 Dec 1866, d. 1936

Family 2

Abednego T. Fisher b. c 1845, d. 1930

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Susan Fisher1

F, b. circa 1868
FatherAbednego T. Fisher b. c 1845, d. 1930
MotherLucretia 'Critty' Tatham b. c 1844, d. 1917
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited28 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1868Susan was born circa 1868 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Susan was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Susan Fisher, age 2 in HH#MT423 headed by Abednego Fisher, age 26..1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

Frances Fisher1

F, b. circa 1869
FatherAbednego T. Fisher b. c 1845, d. 1930
MotherLucretia 'Critty' Tatham b. c 1844, d. 1917
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited20 May 2007
Birth*circa 1869Frances was born circa 1869 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Frances was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Frances Fisher, age 1 in HH#MT423 headed by Abednego Fisher, age 26..1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

Arthur J. Wessells1

M, b. December 1871, d. 1941
FatherRichard Wessells b. 7 Apr 1835, d. 10 Dec 1894
MotherVirginia W. Wessells b. 13 Jan 1846, d. 1 Sep 1922
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited14 Feb 2008
Birth*December 1871Arthur was born in December 1871 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*27 December 1911He married Bertie C. Russell, daughter of John E. Russell and Sally Trehern, on 27 December 1911 at Bloxom, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Arthur J. Wessells, a 41 year old single farmer, the son of Richard & Virginia Wessells and she was shown as Bertie C. Sommers, a 36 year old widow, the daughter of John E. & Sallie Russell..1 
Death*1941Arthur died in 1941.2 

Family

Bertie C. Russell b. c 1875
Children 1.Emory Wessells b. c 1912
 2.Doris Wessells b. c 1914

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S982] Mrs. Clara Thomas, to M.K. Miles.

Bertie C. Russell1

F, b. circa 1875
FatherJohn E. Russell b. c 1840
MotherSally Trehern b. c 1840
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Thomas Welburne (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited28 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1875Bertie was born circa 1875 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*6 February 1901She married John Henry Somers, son of Samuel Somers and Mary J.W. Justice, on 6 February 1901 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John H. Somers, a 31 year old merchant, the son of Samuel & Mary Somers and she was shown as Bertie C. Russell, age 20, the daughter of John E. & Sallile..1 
Married Name6 February 1901 As of 6 February 1901,her married name was Somers. 
Marriage*27 December 1911She married Arthur J. Wessells, son of Richard Wessells and Virginia W. Wessells, on 27 December 1911 at Bloxom, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Arthur J. Wessells, a 41 year old single farmer, the son of Richard & Virginia Wessells and she was shown as Bertie C. Sommers, a 36 year old widow, the daughter of John E. & Sallie Russell..1 
Married Name27 December 1911 As of 27 December 1911,her married name was Wessells. 

Family 1

John Henry Somers b. 21 Dec 1869, d. 1 Sep 1905

Family 2

Arthur J. Wessells b. Dec 1871, d. 1941
Children 1.Emory Wessells b. c 1912
 2.Doris Wessells b. c 1914

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

John Henry Somers1,2

M, b. 21 December 1869, d. 1 September 1905
FatherSamuel Somers b. 7 Jan 1836, d. 12 Jan 1913
MotherMary J.W. Justice b. 14 Apr 1840, d. 14 Jul 1917
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Welburne (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited30 Sep 2008
Birth*21 December 1869John was born on 21 December 1869 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Census w/parents*1870John was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Summers, age 9 months, born in Nov 1869, in HH#MT458 headed by Samuel Summers, a 34 year old sailor..4 
Marriage*6 February 1901He married Bertie C. Russell, daughter of John E. Russell and Sally Trehern, on 6 February 1901 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John H. Somers, a 31 year old merchant, the son of Samuel & Mary Somers and she was shown as Bertie C. Russell, age 20, the daughter of John E. & Sallile..1 
Death*1 September 1905John died on 1 September 1905 at age 35. He was shown as John H. Somers who died 1 Sep 1905, aged about 35 or 36 - Of Winterville - Survived by wife, mother, father, and several brother and sisters - Buried near Mearsville - AN 9 Sep 1905, PE 9 Sep 1905 & ESH 15 Sep 1905..3,5 
Burial*His body was interred at Parksley Cem, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as John H. Somers, son of Sam'l & Mary W. Somers, 21 Dec 1869 - 1 Sep 1905..3 

Family

Bertie C. Russell b. c 1875

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S1032] Finney W. Somers, MD to Hiram T. Somers of West Beach.
  3. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  4. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  5. [S772] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Deaths from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912.

Samuel W. Somers1,2

M, b. circa 1859
FatherSamuel Somers b. 7 Jan 1836, d. 12 Jan 1913
MotherMary J.W. Justice b. 14 Apr 1840, d. 14 Jul 1917
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Welburne (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited29 Sep 2008
Birth*circa 1859Samuel was born circa 1859 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Samuel was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Samuel Summers, an 11 year old farm laborer in HH#MT458 headed by Samuel Summers, a 34 year old sailor..1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  2. [S1032] Finney W. Somers, MD to Hiram T. Somers of West Beach.

Emory Wessells1

M, b. circa 1912
FatherArthur J. Wessells b. Dec 1871, d. 1941
MotherBertie C. Russell b. c 1875
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited14 Feb 2008
Birth*circa 1912Emory was born circa 1912 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Doris Wessells1

F, b. circa 1914
FatherArthur J. Wessells b. Dec 1871, d. 1941
MotherBertie C. Russell b. c 1875
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited28 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1914Doris was born circa 1914 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Daisey Lee Ewell1

F, b. circa 1885
FatherWilliam L. Ewell b. 1864, d. 1901
MotherVirginia L. 'Jennie' Taylor b. 1866, d. 1948
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited5 Nov 2005
Birth*circa 1885Daisey was born circa 1885 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*15 January 1902She married Warren Sylvester Annis, son of Franklin Pierce (of Syl.) Annis and Cornelia J. 'Jennie or Virginia' Thornes, on 15 January 1902 at Parksley, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Sylvester W. Annis, a 19 year old farmer, the son of Franklin P. & Virginia Annis and she was shown as Daisey L. Ewell, age 17, the daughter of William & Viginia Ewell..1 
Married Name15 January 1902 As of 15 January 1902,her married name was Annis. 

Family

Warren Sylvester Annis b. 11 May 1882, d. 1965
Child 1.Ida Annis b. c 1912

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

Warren Sylvester Annis1,2

M, b. 11 May 1882, d. 1965
FatherFranklin Pierce (of Syl.) Annis b. 1852, d. 1935
MotherCornelia J. 'Jennie or Virginia' Thornes b. 1852, d. 1945
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited3 Mar 2008
Birth*11 May 1882Warren was born on 11 May 1882 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Sylvester W. Annis, born in District No. 1, the son of Franklin P. Annis, oysterman, and his wife Jane. His father gave the information..1 
Census w/parents*1900Warren was listed with his parents in the census of 1900 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Warren Annis, an 18 year old son, born May 1882 in HH#103 headed by Franklin P. Annis, age 44..3 
Marriage*15 January 1902He married Daisey Lee Ewell, daughter of William L. Ewell and Virginia L. 'Jennie' Taylor, on 15 January 1902 at Parksley, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Sylvester W. Annis, a 19 year old farmer, the son of Franklin P. & Virginia Annis and she was shown as Daisey L. Ewell, age 17, the daughter of William & Viginia Ewell..2 
Marriage*14 February 1909He married Bertie Thomas Beasley, daughter of George T. Beasley and Laura Mears, on 14 February 1909 at Parksley, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Sylvester W. Annis, a 27 year old widowed farmer, the son of Franklin P. & Jennie Annis and she was shown as Bertie Thomas Beasley, age 18, the daughter of George T. & Luara Beasley..2 
Death*1965Warren died in 1965.4 
Burial*His body was interred at Parksley Cem, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Warren S. Annis, husband of Bertie B. Annis, 1882-1965..4 

Family 1

Daisey Lee Ewell b. c 1885
Child 1.Ida Annis b. c 1912

Family 2

Bertie Thomas Beasley b. 1891, d. 1979
Child 1.Madeline Mae Annis+ b. 13 May 1925, d. 14 Oct 2010

Citations

  1. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.
  2. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  3. [S838] George M. Moore Jr. to Mason Annis, Mason Annis papers & recollections.
  4. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Crippen D. Taylor Jr.1

M, b. 1878, d. 1949
FatherCrippen Dennis Taylor b. c 1851, d. 16 Mar 1929
MotherAnjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor b. c 1856
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited28 Oct 2005
Birth*1878Crippen was born in 1878 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*4 July 1901He married Mary F. Taylor, daughter of Custis Taylor and Isadora 'Isa' Taylor, on 4 July 1901 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Crippen D. Taylor, Jr., a 22 year old sailor, the son of Crippen D. & Jane Taylor and she was shown as Mary F. Taylor, age 21, the daughter of Custis & Isa Taylor..1 
Marriage*circa 1920He married Bettie T. (-----) circa 1920. 
Death*1949Crippen died in 1949.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Liberty Cem, Parksley, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Crippen D. Taylor, husband of Bettie T. Taylor..2 

Family 1

Mary F. Taylor b. 13 May 1880

Family 2

Bettie T. (-----) b. 1889

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Mary F. Taylor1

F, b. 13 May 1880
FatherCustis Taylor b. c 1852
MotherIsadora 'Isa' Taylor b. c 1859, d. 21 Feb 1884
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*13 May 1880Mary was born on 13 May 1880 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Taylor, the daughter of Custis Taylor, farmer, and his wife Isadori. Her father gave the information..2 
Marriage*4 July 1901She married Crippen D. Taylor Jr., son of Crippen Dennis Taylor and Anjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor, on 4 July 1901 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Crippen D. Taylor, Jr., a 22 year old sailor, the son of Crippen D. & Jane Taylor and she was shown as Mary F. Taylor, age 21, the daughter of Custis & Isa Taylor..1 

Family

Crippen D. Taylor Jr. b. 1878, d. 1949

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.

Bettie T. (-----)

F, b. 1889
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited28 Oct 2005
Birth*1889Bettie was born in 1889 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1920She married Crippen D. Taylor Jr., son of Crippen Dennis Taylor and Anjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor, circa 1920. 
Married Namecirca 1920 As of circa 1920,her married name was Taylor. 
Burial*Her body was interred at Liberty Cem, Parksley, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Bettie T. Taylor, wife of Crippen D. Taylor..1 

Family

Crippen D. Taylor Jr. b. 1878, d. 1949

Citations

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

John W. 'Jack' Taylor1

M, b. circa 1873
FatherCrippen Dennis Taylor b. c 1851, d. 16 Mar 1929
MotherAnjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor b. c 1856
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited28 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1873John was born circa 1873 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*26 December 1897He married Florence A. Taylor, daughter of James H. Taylor and Melissa (-----), on 26 December 1897 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John W. Taylor, a 24 year old waterman, the son of Crippen D. & Annie(?) J. Taylor and she was shown as Florence A. Taylor, age 18, the daughter of James H. & Melissa Taylor..1 

Family

Florence A. Taylor b. c 1879

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

Florence A. Taylor1

F, b. circa 1879
FatherJames H. Taylor b. c 1850
MotherMelissa (-----) b. c 1850
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited28 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1879Florence was born circa 1879 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*26 December 1897She married John W. 'Jack' Taylor, son of Crippen Dennis Taylor and Anjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor, on 26 December 1897 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John W. Taylor, a 24 year old waterman, the son of Crippen D. & Annie(?) J. Taylor and she was shown as Florence A. Taylor, age 18, the daughter of James H. & Melissa Taylor..1 

Family

John W. 'Jack' Taylor b. c 1873

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

James H. Taylor

M, b. circa 1850
Last Edited28 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1850James was born circa 1850. 
Marriage*circa 1875He married Melissa (-----) circa 1875. 

Family

Melissa (-----) b. c 1850
Child 1.Florence A. Taylor b. c 1879

Melissa (-----)

F, b. circa 1850
Last Edited28 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1850Melissa was born circa 1850. 
Marriage*circa 1875She married James H. Taylor circa 1875. 
Married Namecirca 1875 As of circa 1875,her married name was Taylor. 

Family

James H. Taylor b. c 1850
Child 1.Florence A. Taylor b. c 1879

Harry J. Taylor

M, b. 11 February 1895, d. 13 February 1958
FatherCrippen Dennis Taylor b. c 1851, d. 16 Mar 1929
MotherAnjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor b. c 1856
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited6 Jan 2006
Birth*11 February 1895Harry was born on 11 February 1895 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1919He married Bertie Susan Taylor circa 1919. 
Census head*1920Harry was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1920 at Guilford, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Harry Taylor the head of family #86 in HH#81 headed by William Taylor, age 32. Listed with him was Bertie Taylor, a 17 year old wife.. 
Death*13 February 1958Harry died on 13 February 1958 at age 63.1 
Burial*His body was interred at Guilford Ch Cem, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Harry J. Taylor, buried next to Bertie S. Taylor, a Pvt Co A 305 Engr WWI..1 

Family

Bertie Susan Taylor b. 5 Apr 1902, d. 26 Oct 1989

Citations

  1. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Bertie Susan Taylor

F, b. 5 April 1902, d. 26 October 1989
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited6 Jan 2006
Birth*5 April 1902Bertie was born on 5 April 1902 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1919She married Harry J. Taylor, son of Crippen Dennis Taylor and Anjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor, circa 1919. 
Census w/husband*1920Bertie was listed with her husband in the census of in 1920 at Guilford, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Bertie Taylor, age 17 in HH#81/family#86 headed by Harry Taylor, age 25.. 
Death*26 October 1989Bertie died on 26 October 1989 at age 87.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Guilford Ch Cem, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Bertie Susan Taylor, buried next to Harry J. Taylor..1 

Family

Harry J. Taylor b. 11 Feb 1895, d. 13 Feb 1958

Citations

  1. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Roy Thomas Taylor1

M, b. 1890, d. 1967
FatherCrippen Dennis Taylor b. c 1851, d. 16 Mar 1929
MotherAnjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor b. c 1856
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited28 Oct 2005
Birth*1890Roy was born in 1890 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1920He married Marie Onions circa 1920. 
Death*1967Roy died in 1967.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Guilford Ch Cem, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone show him ar Roy T. Taylor, buried next to Marie O. Taylor..2 

Family

Marie Onions b. 1903, d. 1981

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Marie Onions

F, b. 1903, d. 1981
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited28 Oct 2005
Birth*1903Marie was born in 1903 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1920She married Roy Thomas Taylor, son of Crippen Dennis Taylor and Anjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor, circa 1920. 
Married Namecirca 1920 As of circa 1920,her married name was Taylor. 
Death*1981Marie died in 1981.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Guilford Ch Cem, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Marie O. Taylor, buried next to Roy T. Taylor..1 

Family

Roy Thomas Taylor b. 1890, d. 1967

Citations

  1. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Manie M.S. Taylor1

F, b. 16 May 1882, d. 1942
FatherCrippen Dennis Taylor b. c 1851, d. 16 Mar 1929
MotherAnjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor b. c 1856
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited22 Nov 2005
Birth*16 May 1882Manie was born on 16 May 1882 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Mary S. Taylor, the daughter of Crippin D. Taylor, oysterman & his wife Anjerona J. Taylor. Her father gave the information..2 
Marriage*8 January 1898She married William H. Taylor, son of Henry Thomas Taylor and Anne Elizabeth Taylor, on 8 January 1898 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as William H. Taylor, age 22 and Mary S. Taylor, age 18..3 
Death*1942Manie died in 1942.4 
Burial*Her body was interred at Guilford Ch Cem, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Manie S. Taylor, 1882-1942..4 

Family

William H. Taylor b. c 1876

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.
  2. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.
  3. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.
  4. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

William H. Taylor1

M, b. circa 1876
FatherHenry Thomas Taylor b. c 1850
MotherAnne Elizabeth Taylor b. c 1852
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited22 Nov 2005
Birth*circa 1876William was born circa 1876.2 
Marriage*8 January 1898He married Manie M.S. Taylor, daughter of Crippen Dennis Taylor and Anjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor, on 8 January 1898 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as William H. Taylor, age 22 and Mary S. Taylor, age 18..2 

Family

Manie M.S. Taylor b. 16 May 1882, d. 1942

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.
  2. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

William Taylor1

M, b. circa 1888
FatherCrippen Dennis Taylor b. c 1851, d. 16 Mar 1929
MotherAnjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor b. c 1856
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited6 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1888William was born circa 1888 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1918He married Maggie (-----) circa 1918.1 
Census head*1920William was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1920 at Guilford, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as William Taylor the head of HH#81, a 32 year old farmer. Listed with him were Maggie Taylor, a 21 year old wife; Helen Taylor, a 1 7/12 year old daughter.. 

Family

Maggie (-----) b. c 1899
Child 1.Helen Taylor b. c 1918

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Maggie (-----)

F, b. circa 1899
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited6 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1899Maggie was born circa 1899 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1918She married William Taylor, son of Crippen Dennis Taylor and Anjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor, circa 1918.1 
Married Namecirca 1918 As of circa 1918,her married name was Taylor. 
Census w/husband*1920Maggie was listed with her husband in the census of in 1920 at Guilford, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Maggie Taylor, a 21 year old wife in HH#81 headed by William Taylor, age 32.. 

Family

William Taylor b. c 1888
Child 1.Helen Taylor b. c 1918

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Elsia Taylor1

F, b. circa 1884
FatherCrippen Dennis Taylor b. c 1851, d. 16 Mar 1929
MotherAnjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor b. c 1856
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited28 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1884Elsia was born circa 1884 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1905She married Henry Thomas Taylor, son of Henry Thomas Taylor and Anne Elizabeth Taylor, circa 1905.1 

Family

Henry Thomas Taylor b. c 1880

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Henry Thomas Taylor1

M, b. circa 1880
FatherHenry Thomas Taylor b. c 1850
MotherAnne Elizabeth Taylor b. c 1852
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited22 Nov 2005
Birth*circa 1880Henry was born circa 1880. 
Marriage*circa 1905He married Elsia Taylor, daughter of Crippen Dennis Taylor and Anjeronia Jane 'Roney' Taylor, circa 1905.1 

Family

Elsia Taylor b. c 1884

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Garland E. Taylor1

M, b. 1906, d. 1976
FatherTeackle E. Taylor b. 1867, d. 1938
MotherSallie C. Ewell b. 1873, d. 1944
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited20 Dec 2009
Birth*1906Garland was born in 1906 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1930He married Virginia 'Goey' Wilmer, daughter of Rev. Edward Christian Wilmer and Annie 'Byrd' Wilmer, circa 1930.1 
Death*1976Garland died in 1976.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Parksley Cem, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Garland E. Taylor, husband of Virginia W. Taylor..2 

Family

Virginia 'Goey' Wilmer b. 1911
Child 1.Regina Taylor3 b. c 1932, d. b 2009

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S1980] Ann Wilmer, email to M.K. Miles.

Shelia Taylor1

F, b. 1911
FatherTeackle E. Taylor b. 1867, d. 1938
MotherSallie C. Ewell b. 1873, d. 1944
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited28 Oct 2005
Birth*1911Shelia was born in 1911 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1930She married Archie J. Taylor circa 1930.3 
Burial*Her body was interred at Liberty Cem, Parksley, Acc Co, VA.2 

Family

Archie J. Taylor b. 1906, d. 1975

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Archie J. Taylor

M, b. 1906, d. 1975
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited28 Oct 2005
Birth*1906Archie was born in 1906 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1930He married Shelia Taylor, daughter of Teackle E. Taylor and Sallie C. Ewell, circa 1930.2 
Death*1975Archie died in 1975.1 
Burial*His body was interred at Liberty Cem, Parksley, Acc Co, VA.1 

Family

Shelia Taylor b. 1911

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Campsey D. Russell1

F, b. 1865, d. 1941
FatherJohn E. Russell b. c 1840
MotherSally Trehern b. c 1840
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*1865Campsey was born in 1865 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*9 December 1888She married Joseph R. Riggs Jr., son of Joseph R. Riggs Sr. and Elizabeth 'Betty' Taylor, on 9 December 1888 at Crowsontown, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Joseph Riggs, a 43 year old widowed merchant, the son of Joseph & Elizabeth Riggs and she was shown as Campsey D. Russell, age 23, the daughter of John E. & Sally. They were married by H.S. Dulany..1 
Married Name9 December 1888 As of 9 December 1888,her married name was Riggs. 
Death*1941Campsey died in 1941.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Parksley Cem, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Campsey D. Riggs, wife of Joseph R. Riggs, 1865 - 1941..2 

Family

Joseph R. Riggs Jr. b. 1845, d. 1931
Children 1.Milton C. Riggs b. 25 Jul 1890, d. 1970
 2.Ethel Riggs b. Oct 1891
 3.Joseph Freddie L. Riggs b. 26 Jan 1893, d. 28 Jan 1898

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Isaac Annis1

M, b. circa 1827
FatherLevi Annis b. c 1802
MotherBetsy Mariner b. c 1805, d. b Feb 1831
Last Edited29 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1827Isaac was born circa 1827 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Thomas (of Selby) Tyler1

M, b. circa 1862
FatherSelby Tyler b. c 1835
MotherJane Hart b. c 1832
Last Edited13 Feb 2018
Birth*circa 1862Thomas was born circa 1862 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Thomas was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas Tyler, age 8, in HH#MT601 headed by Selby Tyler, a 38 year old oysterman..2 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

David (of Selby) Tyler1

M, b. circa 1864
FatherSelby Tyler b. c 1835
MotherJane Hart b. c 1832
Last Edited14 Feb 2018
Birth*circa 1864David was born circa 1864 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870David was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as David Tyler, age 6, in HH#MT601 headed by Selby Tyler, a 38 year old oysterman..1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

Catherine Tyler1

F, b. circa 1866
FatherSelby Tyler b. c 1835
MotherJane Hart b. c 1832
Last Edited29 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1866Catherine was born circa 1866 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Catherine was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Catherine Tyler, age 4, in HH#MT601 headed by Selby Tyler, a 38 year old oysterman..1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

John Tyler1

M, b. circa 1869
FatherSelby Tyler b. c 1835
MotherJane Hart b. c 1832
Last Edited29 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1869John was born circa 1869 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870John was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Tyler, age 1, in HH#MT601 headed by Selby Tyler, a 38 year old oysterman..1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

Mainie Tyler1

F, b. circa 1892
FatherGeorge W. Tyler b. c 1856
MotherMary Jack Annis b. c 1864
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited22 Nov 2005
Birth*circa 1892Mainie was born circa 1892 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1910She married Thomas 'Tom' Thornes, son of William Carol 'Columbus' Thornes and Malissa Thornes, circa 1910.1 
Married Namecirca 1910 As of circa 1910,her married name was Thornes. 
Census w/husband*1920Mainie was listed with her husband in the census of in 1920 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Marie Thornes, a 28 year old wife in HH#92 headed by W. Tom Thornes, a 34 year old oysterman..2 

Family

Thomas 'Tom' Thornes b. c 1886
Children 1.May Thornes b. c 1910
 2.Harvey Thornes b. c 1914
 3.Lennie Thornes b. c 1917
 4.Rolland Thornes b. c 1924

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1920 Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Harvey Thornes1,2

M, b. circa 1914
FatherThomas 'Tom' Thornes b. c 1886
MotherMainie Tyler b. c 1892
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited22 Nov 2005
Birth*circa 1914Harvey was born circa 1914 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1920Harvey was listed with his parents in the census of 1920 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Harvey Thornes, a 6 year old son in HH#92 headed by W. Tom Thornes, a 34 year old oysterman..2 

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1920 Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Lennie Thornes1,2

F, b. circa 1917
FatherThomas 'Tom' Thornes b. c 1886
MotherMainie Tyler b. c 1892
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited22 Nov 2005
Birth*circa 1917Lennie was born circa 1917 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1920Lennie was listed with her parents in the census of 1920 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Lennie Thornes, a 2 year 7 month old son in HH#92 headed by W. Tom Thornes, a 34 year old oysterman..2 

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1920 Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Rolland Thornes1

M, b. circa 1924
FatherThomas 'Tom' Thornes b. c 1886
MotherMainie Tyler b. c 1892
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited22 Nov 2005
Birth*circa 1924Rolland was born circa 1924 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Addie Lee Annis1,2

F, b. 14 May 1878, d. 7 October 1881
FatherJohn Dennis 'Den' Annis b. c 1852, d. 19 Feb 1931
MotherAmanda Jane Taylor b. c 1854, d. 1 Oct 1886
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*14 May 1878Addie was born on 14 May 1878 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Addie Lee Annis, the daugher of Jno. Dennis Annis, oysterman, and his wife Amanda J. Annis. Her mother gave the information..2 
Death*7 October 1881Addie died on 7 October 1881 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA, at age 3. She was shown as Addie Lee Annis, who died of consumption at the age of 2 years. She was the daughter of John Dennis & Amanda J. Annis. Her mother gave the information..1 

Citations

  1. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  2. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.

Franklin Pierce Annis1

M, b. 24 December 1875, d. 28 July 1895
FatherFranklin Pierce (of Syl.) Annis b. 1852, d. 1935
MotherCornelia J. 'Jennie or Virginia' Thornes b. 1852, d. 1945
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited7 Jan 2006
Birth*24 December 1875Franklin was born on 24 December 1875 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as an unnamed white male, the son of Francis Annis, oysterman, & his wife Virginia. His father gave the information..2 
Census w/parents*1880Franklin was listed with his parents in the census of 1880 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Franklin P. Annis, a 4 year old son in HH#250 headed by Frank Annis, a 25 year old sailor..3 
Death*28 July 1895Franklin died on 28 July 1895 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA, at age 19. He was shown as Franklin P. Annis, who died of typhoid at the age of 21 years. He was the son of F.P. & Jennie Annis, born in Acc Co & a R.R. conductor.. His father gave the information..1 

Citations

  1. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  2. [S728] Gial M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume I, 1852-1876.
  3. [S31] 1880 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Brunettie Ann 'Nettie' Annis1,2

F, b. 15 April 1880, d. 25 July 1895
FatherFranklin Pierce (of Syl.) Annis b. 1852, d. 1935
MotherCornelia J. 'Jennie or Virginia' Thornes b. 1852, d. 1945
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*15 April 1880Brunettie was born on 15 April 1880 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Brunettie Annis, the daughter of Frank Annis, oysterman, and his wife Virginia. Her grandmother, Margaret Thornes, gave the information..2 
Death*25 July 1895Brunettie died on 25 July 1895 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA, at age 15. She was shown as Nettie Ann Annis, who died of typhoid at the age of 16 years. She was born in Acc Co, VA. Her father gave the information..1 

Citations

  1. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  2. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.

Unnamed Female Annis1

F, b. November 1890, d. December 1890
FatherFranklin Pierce (of Syl.) Annis b. 1852, d. 1935
MotherCornelia J. 'Jennie or Virginia' Thornes b. 1852, d. 1945
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*November 1890Unnamed was born in November 1890 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Death*December 1890Unnamed died in December 1890 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as an unnamed female who died of unknown causes at the age of 18 days. She was the duaghter of Frnak & Virginia..1 

Citations

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

Edward Mitchell1

M, b. circa 1900
FatherWarren Jackson Mitchell b. 1874, d. 1923
MotherEvelyn Wessells b. 1876, d. 1968
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited29 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1900Edward was born circa 1900 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Samuel Mitchell1

M, b. circa 1902
FatherWarren Jackson Mitchell b. 1874, d. 1923
MotherEvelyn Wessells b. 1876, d. 1968
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited29 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1902Samuel was born circa 1902 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

George Mitchell1

M, b. circa 1904
FatherWarren Jackson Mitchell b. 1874, d. 1923
MotherEvelyn Wessells b. 1876, d. 1968
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited29 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1904George was born circa 1904 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Alfred Mitchell1

M, b. circa 1906
FatherWarren Jackson Mitchell b. 1874, d. 1923
MotherEvelyn Wessells b. 1876, d. 1968
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited29 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1906Alfred was born circa 1906 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Joyce Mitchell1

F, b. circa 1915
FatherWarren Jackson Mitchell b. 1874, d. 1923
MotherEvelyn Wessells b. 1876, d. 1968
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited29 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1915Joyce was born circa 1915 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1935She married Porter S. Wessells circa 1935.1 
Married Namecirca 1935 As of circa 1935,her married name was Wessells. 

Family

Porter S. Wessells b. c 1915

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Porter S. Wessells

M, b. circa 1915
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited29 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1915Porter was born circa 1915. 
Marriage*circa 1935He married Joyce Mitchell, daughter of Warren Jackson Mitchell and Evelyn Wessells, circa 1935.1 

Family

Joyce Mitchell b. c 1915

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Mary Mitchell1

F, b. circa 1917
FatherWarren Jackson Mitchell b. 1874, d. 1923
MotherEvelyn Wessells b. 1876, d. 1968
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited29 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1917Mary was born circa 1917 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.

Capt. George W. Mitchell1

M, b. 28 February 1833, d. 16 October 1907
FatherStephen Mitchell b. c 1790
MotherMary Annis b. c 1805, d. Dec 1892
Last Edited8 Dec 2008
Birth*28 February 1833George was born on 28 February 1833 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/mother*1860George was listed with his mother in the census of in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George Mitchel, a 26 year old sailor in HH#757 headed by Mary Mitchel, age 50, who was evidently his mother..3 
Marriage*10 August 1865He married Susan J. Smith, daughter of Edward C. Smith and Mahala 'Neary' Bundick, on 10 August 1865 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. W. Mitchell, a 25 year old sailor, the son of Mary Mitchell and she was shown as Susan J. Smith, age 22, the daughter of Edward & Mahala Smith. They were married by J.E. Bundick..1 
Census head*1870George was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George Mitchel, the head of HH#MT218, a 35 year old sailor. Listed with him were the following Mitchels: Susan, a 25 year old house keeper; Georgeanna, age 6; Vaton, age 2; and Clara, age 6 months, born Dec 1869..4 
Reported death*20 April 1880George reported a death on 20 April 1880 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. It was on this date that Geo. W. Mitchell reported the death of his son Vadan W. Mitchell, who died of typhoid fever at the age of 12 years..5 
Death*16 October 1907George died on 16 October 1907 at age 74.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Mitchell Cem, Gargatha, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Capt. George Mitchell, who is buried next to Susan J. Mitchell..2 

Family

Susan J. Smith b. 29 Jan 1845, d. 21 Aug 1915
Marriage*10 August 1865He married Susan J. Smith, daughter of Edward C. Smith and Mahala 'Neary' Bundick, on 10 August 1865 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. W. Mitchell, a 25 year old sailor, the son of Mary Mitchell and she was shown as Susan J. Smith, age 22, the daughter of Edward & Mahala Smith. They were married by J.E. Bundick..1 
Children 1.Georgeanna Mitchell b. c 1864
 2.Vadan W. Mitchell b. 1868, d. 20 Apr 1880
 3.Clara Mitchell b. Dec 1869
 4.Warren Jackson Mitchell+ b. 1874, d. 1923

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  5. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

Vadan W. Mitchell1

M, b. 1868, d. 20 April 1880
FatherCapt. George W. Mitchell b. 28 Feb 1833, d. 16 Oct 1907
MotherSusan J. Smith b. 29 Jan 1845, d. 21 Aug 1915
Last Edited29 Oct 2005
Birth*1868Vadan was born in 1868 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Census w/parents*1870Vadan was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Vaton Mitchel, age 2 in HH#MT218 headed by George Mitchel, a 35 year old sailor..1 
Death*20 April 1880Vadan died on 20 April 1880 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Vadan W. Mitchell, who died of typhoid fever at the age of 12 years. He was the son of Geo. W. & Susan J. Mitchell. His father gave the information..1 

Citations

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

Georgeanna Mitchell1

F, b. circa 1864
FatherCapt. George W. Mitchell b. 28 Feb 1833, d. 16 Oct 1907
MotherSusan J. Smith b. 29 Jan 1845, d. 21 Aug 1915
Last Edited29 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1864Georgeanna was born circa 1864 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

Clara Mitchell1

F, b. December 1869
FatherCapt. George W. Mitchell b. 28 Feb 1833, d. 16 Oct 1907
MotherSusan J. Smith b. 29 Jan 1845, d. 21 Aug 1915
Last Edited29 Oct 2005
Birth*December 1869Clara was born in December 1869 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Clara was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Clara Mitchel, age 6 months, born in December, in HH#MT218 headed by George Mitchel, a 35 year old sailor..1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

Robert S. Taylor1

M, b. circa 1875
FatherWilliam (of T.) Taylor b. c 1823, d. 21 Jan 1905
MotherMary A. Tyler b. c 1828
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited29 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1875Robert was born circa 1875 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Obituary - Father's*21 January 1905Robert was named in his father's obituary on 21 January 1905. He was shown as a son Robert S. Talor in the obituary of William Taylor.
.1 

Citations

  1. [S771] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Marriages from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912.

Herbert H. Barnes1

M, b. circa 1928, d. 10 October 1930
FatherRobert Abraham Thomas Barnes b. Jun 1868
MotherEmma Dennis Thornes b. 1890
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited29 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1928Herbert was born circa 1928 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Death*10 October 1930Herbert died on 10 October 1930 at Guilford, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Herbert H. Barnes - Date of Death; 10 Oct 1930 - Age; 2 - Male White - Cause of Death; Whooping Cough - Town of; Guilford - Place of Burial; Guilford - Date of Issue; 11 Oct 1930 - Crowson Burial Permits.. 

Citations

  1. [S771] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Marriages from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912.

Abraham (of Rich II) Turner1

M, b. circa 1722, d. before 31 May 1768
FatherRichard Turner II1 b. 1673, d. b 10 Dec 1734
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited9 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1722Abraham (of Rich II) Turner was born circa 1722 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*7 November 1734Abraham was named in his father's will on 7 November 1734 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as son Abraham in the will of Richard Turner, wife no name.1 
Age was stated*1 October 1737His age was stated on 1 October 1737 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Abrm Turner, age 15.2 
Tithable list*25 August 1747He was on the list of tithables at Accomack Co, VA, on 25 August 1747. Abraham Turner was added to Arthur Spiers' list of tithables.3 
Marriage*circa 1754He married Mary Anne Mackwilliam, daughter of Overton MackWilliam and (-----) (-----), circa 1754. In 1764 Charles Courtney sold 100 acres to Abraham Turner, who had married his daughter Mary Anne. Four years later, Turner died and left the land to his wife for life and then it was to be divided among all of her children. The widow then married Major Rayfield, by whom she had other children..4,5 
Will - Witnessed*2 May 1755Abraham witnessed a will on 2 May 1755 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Abraham Turner & Thomas Jacob witnessed the will of John Teackle.6 
Land bought*1759He bought land in 1759 at tract A40, between Painter & Keller, Accomack Co, VA. Thomas Ames sold 50 acres of this this tract to Abraham Turner.7 
Jury duty*2 June 1763He served on a jury on 2 June 1763 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Abraham Turner.8 
Deed Proved*27 September 1763He proved a deed on 27 September 1763 at Accomack Co, VA. A deed from Thomas Teackle to Thomas Teackle Jr was proved by James Rodgers, Zorrobabel Rodgers and Abraham Turner.9 
Land sold*30 January 1764He sold land on 30 January 1764 at south of Parksley, west of R.R. tract, Hunting Creek, Accomack Co, VA. From Abraham Turner & his wife Mary to Charles Courtney, for 100 pds money of Virginia, 100 acres of land near Hunting Creek joining the line of Thomas Bayly, South by Willet's line, being half the tract called 200 ac which formerly belonged to said Courtney.10 
Land bought*30 January 1764He bought land on 30 January 1764 at south of Parksley, west of R.R. tract, Hunting Creek, Accomack Co, VA. Charles Courtney sold 100 acres for 400 pds money of Virginia, to Abraham Turner, who Whitelaw showed had married his daughter Mary Anne. (NOTE: The land cause shows her as the daughter of Overton Mackwilliam.) It was near Hunting Creed, bounded on the North East side by the Parish Line, East by Thomas Bayly & then to the Creek, being half a tract called 200 ac fromerly belonged to the above Charles Courtney. Four years later, Turner died and left the land to his wife for life and then it was to be divided among all of her children. The widow then married Major Rayfield, by whom she had other children.11,10 
Land sold24 April 1764He sold land on 24 April 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. Abraham Turner & wife Mary Ann sold 50 acres to Richard Turner for 60 pounds money of Virginia. The land was located in Accomack County bounded by Small Branch leading into the Main Beaver Dam Branch - - - - running on land of Henry Martin, Thomas Ames and Mark Mears.12 
Est Settm't F-in-law*27 November 1764He was named in the settlement of his father-in-law's estate on 27 November 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that the will of Charles Courtney was proved. Abraham Turner, who intermarried with Mary, heir at law to the testator, being present & having nothing to object, said will admitted to probate.5 
Will - Brother's*17 February 1767Abraham was named in his brother's will on 17 February 1767 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Richard Turner gave to godson John Parkerson, son of John Parkerson & Mary his wife "that I now am informed liveth in Carolina" Land & plantation where I now live, being 100 acres provided he pay 20 s. yearly to the Churchwardens of this parish to be distributed to such persons as shall be in want of charity, & if no heir of the said John Parkerson or himself should come to take possession of the land, then my cousin Hillary Turner to have the same upon the same condition & for want of heirs to William Turner, the son of Abraham Turner & Mary his wife. To cousin Andrew Turner, son of Andrew & Sarah his wife land where he now lives which I bought of his brother Abraham, containing 50 acres, he to pay 10 s. yearly to the Churchwardans, & for want of issue to George Turner, son of Abel Turner & Tabitha his wife. Clothing to Henry Clark & William Page. Wife (no name) bros. & sisters residual legatees. Wife & cousin Andrew Turner Exrs. Witt: James Rodgers, Peter Watson, Rachel Turner. In order of probate: George Turner heir at law to the testator. Elizabeth Turner & Andrew Turner qualified.13 
Will*21 March 1768He made a will on 21 March 1768 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Abraham Turner gave to daughter Rachel Turner. Wife Mary Anne to have use of remainder of estate during her widow, then to be divided between my said wife & all her children. Wife Exec. Witt: Thomas Riley, Major Rafield..14 
Death*before 31 May 1768Abraham died before 31 May 1768 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved..14 
Land left1768He left land in 1768 at south of Parksley, west of the R.R. tract, Hunting Creek, Accomack Co, VA. Charles Courtney sold 100 acres to Abraham Turner, who had married his daughter Mary Anne. Four years later, Turner died and left the land to his wife for life and then it was to be divided among all of her children. The widow then married Major Rayfield, by whom she had other children.11 
Land left*1768He left land in 1768 at tract A40, between Painter & Keller, Accomack Co, VA. Abraham Turner, wife Mary, did not mention land in his will, but he was succeeded by a son Andrew Turner and in 1785 he and his wife Tabitha sold it back to Thomas Ames, the son of the original seller.15 
Est settm't*27 June 1771His estate was settled on 27 June 1771 at Accomack Co, VA. On the motion of Jonathan Willit, it was ordered that Thomas Riley, Thomas Bayly, Samuel Wise and William Drummond audit/settle/divide the estate of Abraham Turner (decd).16 
Land surveyed*1788He's land was surveyed in 1788 at south of Parksley, west of the R.R. tract, Hunting Creek, Accomack Co, VA. A survey showed this part of this tract to have 86 1/4 acres and to be then owned by Major and Mary Rayfield, and William Turner, a son of Abraham and Mary. The land was in the fork of the two main branches of Hunting Creek and extended eastward along the north fork. In 1798 William Turner died intestate, his affairs being administered by his widow Betty, but beyone that this part was not traced further. The 1788 survey was for the whole tract and showed that this half of the Courtney land also contained 86 1/4 acres, which were divided equally between William and Garthey Willett and Jacob Turner on the part and Thomas Bayly on the other, because of his purchase of the Rowley interest.11 
Land cause*31 October 1788He was named in a land cause on 31 October 1788 at south of Parksley, west of R.R. tract, Hunting Creek, Accomack Co, VA. Whereas the said Major Rayfield and Mary, his wife, William Turner, William Willet & Garthery his wife & Jacob Taylor and the said Thomas Bayly & Anne his wife together and undivided hold six messuages and 354 acres of land at the head of Hunting Creek, and whereas one Finlay McWilliams was lately seized of and in the premises aforesaid as of fee, and being so thereof seized on the 25 Mar. 1687 made his last will & testament and devised the said premises by the description of the plantation where he then lived, supposed to contain 400 acres, to Finlay & Overton, the sons of the said Finlay McWilliams, and to their lawful heirs, remainder in case of death of either Finlay, the son, or Overton during their minority or without heirs, of the part of the said premises of him who should so die as aforesaid, to Sarah, the daughter of the said Finlay McWilliams the elder, and to her heirs forever, and the said Finlay McWilliams the elder being so seized afterwards died and the said Finlay the son and Overton entered into the said premises and were seized thereof, to-wit: the said Finlay of one moiety & the said Overton of one moiety undivided in their demesne as of fee tail, and being so seized the said Overton afterwards with intent to dock the entail of his moiety of the premises, sued forth a writ in the nature of a writ of Ad quod Damnum from the Secretarie's Office of the then Colony of Virginia, directed to the Sheriff of the County aforesaid, that he cause the value of the moiety of the said Overton in the premises to be enquired of &c., by virtue whereof &c. the said Overton became seized of the one moiety of the said premises in his demesne as of fee, and being so thereof seized, to-wit, on the 1 Feb. 1736, sold his moiety of the said premises to a certain George Scott, which said George Scott entered into the said premises and on the 3 Dec. 1747 sold the said moiety of the said premises to Richard Drummond; that the said Richard Drummond entered into the said premises and became seized of the one moiety thereof, and being thereof seized afterwards died leaving Anne his daughter & now wife of the aforesaid Thomas Bayly, whereby the said Anne entered into the said premises and being so seized the said Anne took to husband the said Thomas Bayly, whereby the said Thomas & Anne entered into the said premises and were seized of the one moiety thereof, and still are seized thereof in right of the said Anne as aforesaid; That the aforesaid Sarah, one of the daughters of the said Finlay McWilliams the elder, in the life of the said Finlay took to husband the said ____ Courtney, and by his had issue Charles Courtney, and afterwards the said Sarah died and the said Finlay, the son, survived her, and afterwards the said Finlay the son being so seized died without issue & the said Charles Courtney, son & heir of the said Sarah, survived him and entered into the said premises and became seized of the one moiety thereof, and being so seized did on the 30 Jan. 1764, convey the one half of the moiety of the said Charles, being one fourth of the said premises, to a certain Abraham Turner, and the said Turner entered into the premises and became seized of the one fourth part thereof in fee, and being so seized afterwards died leaving the aforesaid Mary, now the wife of Major Rayfield his widow, and the aforesaid William Turner his son & heir, whereby the said Mary entered into the premises and became seized in right of dower of the one third of the one fourth part thereof, and the said Major Rayfield and Mary, his wife, are still seized thereof; and the said William Turner entered into the said other and became seized of two thirds of one fourth part thereof and still is thereof seized; and the said Charles Courtney being seized as aforesaid of the remaining one fourth part of the premises on the 31 Oct. 1764 made his last will and testament and devised the aforesaid remaining one fourth part of the premised to William Raleigh & Garthery Taylor; that the said Garthery entered into the premises and became seized of the 1/8 part thereof, and being so seized conveyed 25 acres of the said 1/8 of the premises to Jacob Taylor for and during the term of the natural life of the said Jacob; that the said Jacob entered into the premises and became seized thereof, and is still seized thereof, and the said Garthery being seized as aforesaid of the residue of the said 1/8 part of the said premises afterwards took to husband the aforesaid William Willet, whereby the said William Willet & Garthery entered into the said premises and were seized of the said residue of the said 1/8 part thereof, and still are seized thereof in right of the said Garthery; that the said William Raleigh entered into the premises and was seized of 1/8 part thereof, and being so seized on the 30 July 1783, conveyed the same to the aforesaid Thomas Bayly.17 
Land cause17 May 1799He was named in a land cause on 17 May 1799 at south of Parksley, west of R.R. tract, Hunting Creek, Accomack Co, VA. That a certain Finla McWilliams the elder was in his lifetime seized as of fee of and in a certain tract of land supposed to contain 400 acres, of which the premises in question is part; that being so seized on the 25 Mar. 1687, made his last will & testament and shortly afterwards died without having altered said will; that the said will was probated 16 Nov. 1687; that Finla McWilliams the younger & Overton, the sons of the said Finla McWilliams the elder, entered into the land devised them and were of their several parts respectively seized according to their several estates in the said will specified; that Overton McWilliams, one of the sons of the said Finla the elder, died leaving issue, which issue still survived at the time of the death of the said Finla the younger; that the said Finla the younger lived till 1762 and then died intestate and without issue, being seized at the time of his death of that part of the tract of 400 acres which his father, the said Finla the elder, had devised to him as aforesaid; that immediately after the death of the said Finla the younger, Charles Courtney, being the heir at law and the eldest son lawfully begotten of the body of Sarah, the daughter of the said Finla the elder, entered into the lands whereof the said Finla the younger had died seized as aforesaid, claiming title as heir of the said Sarah, who was then dead, under the will of the said Finla the elder; We also find that Mary, the wife of Abraham Turner, and only daughter and heir of the said Overton McWilliams, entered at the same time with the said Charles Courtney into the said lands whereof the said Finla the younger died seized as aforesaid, claiming title thereto as heir both of the said Finla the younger and the said Finla the elder; we find that the title to the said lands whereof the said Finla the younger died seized being in contest between the parties as aforesaid, the following deeds were respectively executed between them: A certain indenture from the said Charles Courtney to the said Abraham Turner, dated 30 Jan. 1764, & one other indenture from the said Abraham Turner dated the day and year aforesaid; we find that the said parties after the execution of the said deeds, to-wit: on the said 30 Jan. 1764, entered respectively into the lands in the said deeds respectively specified to them and remained possessed thereof; that the said Abraham Turner died on the ____ day of April, 1769 leaving issue two sons, Richard & William & three daughters Ritter, Dina & Peggy, having previously made his last will & testament; that Richard Turner, one of the said children of the said Abraham Turner, on the ____ day of ____ 1774, died an infant & without issue, and that William Turner, the younger of the two sons survived his said brother and arrived at lawful age in the year 1781; that Mary, the widow of the said Abraham Turner, having afterwards married with a certain Major Rayfield, remained on the lands which the said Charles Courtney had conveyed to the said Abraham Turner, and which are the premises in question, until the said William Turner, the younger of the two sons of the said Abraham Turner, had come to lawful age; that the said William Turner after coming to lawful age, to-wit: in the year 1781, entered upon the premises claiming title as heir of his said father whom he pretended held under the deed of the said Charles Courtney, and cleared a few acres of woodsland and built a house thereon and made other improvements; that on the ____ day of Aug. 1796, in the life of her said husband, Major Rayfield, the said Mary Rayfield died leaving issue the said William Turner, Dina, the wife of William Bull and Peggy the wife of Levi Ames, children of the first husband, Abraham Turner, and also Sarah Delastacion, an infant grandchild born of her daughter Ritter, then dec., who was a child of the said Abraham Turner, and leaving issue by the said last husband, Major Rayfield, the following children: William Betty, Major & Mary Rayfield; that Mary Rayfield, one of the children of the said Mary and Major Rayfield, after the death of her said mother, to-wit: on the 1 Sept. 1797, died an infant and without issue; We find that Major Rayfield, the husband of the said Mary the elder, continued in possession of the lands at the death of his said wife, claiming to hold the same as tenant by the curtesy; that the before named William Bull & Dianna his wife, & Levi Annis & Peggy his wife, on the 4 Oct. 1797 conveyed their right & interest in the said premises to the said Major Rayfield the elder; That Major Rayfield the elder by deed dated 21 May 1798 conveyed the said right & interest so purchased to the defendant Thomas Bayly; that on the ____ day of ____ 1799 the said Major Rayfield the elder died, and the said defendant Thomas Bayly entered into the premises claiming to hold part thereof in consideration of the right & interest conveyed to him by the said Major Rayfield aforesaid; that William, Elizabeth & Mary Rayfield, children of the said Major Rayfield the elder, entered into the premises and afterwards, to-wit: 7 Oct. 1799, by their deeds conveyed their interest and rights in the said premises to the said Thomas Bayly, the defendant, by virtue whereof the said Thomas Bayly entered into and became seized & possessed thereof according to the tenor of said last mentioned indenture; that William Turner aforesaid, after the death of his mother, died leaving issue the following children, Mary, Richard & John, Lessors of the plaintiff &c.18 

Family

Mary Anne Mackwilliam b. c 1740, d. Aug 1796
Marriage*circa 1754He married Mary Anne Mackwilliam, daughter of Overton MackWilliam and (-----) (-----), circa 1754. In 1764 Charles Courtney sold 100 acres to Abraham Turner, who had married his daughter Mary Anne. Four years later, Turner died and left the land to his wife for life and then it was to be divided among all of her children. The widow then married Major Rayfield, by whom she had other children..4,5 
Children 1.Andrew (of Abraham) Turner7 b. c 1754
 2.Richard (of Abraham) Turner18 b. c 1758, d. 1774
 3.William (of Abraham) Turner+ b. 1760, d. b 25 Jun 1798
 4.Jacob (of Abraham) Turner11 b. c 1762
 5.Diana (of Abraham) Turner+ b. c 1764
 6.Rachel 'Ritta' (of Abraham) Turner+ b. c 1766, d. b Aug 1796
 7.Margaret 'Peggy' (of Abraham) Turner+ b. c 1768, d. Oct 1851

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 286 (will of Richard Turner, wife no name).
  2. [S623] William R.M. Houston M.D. & Jean M. Mihalyka, Colonial Residents of Virginia's Eastern Shore (Whose Ages Were Proved Before Court Officials of Accomack and Northampton Counties), p. 106.
  3. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 151 (25 Aug 1747 Court).
  4. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1076 (tract A99 on Hunting Creek).
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 221 (will of Charles Courtney).
  6. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 199 (will of John Teackle).
  7. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 748 (tract A41).
  8. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 456 (2 June 1763 Court).
  9. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 490 (27 Sep 1763 Court).
  10. [S631] Virginia Accomack County, Accomack Co, VA, Deeds, No. 003, 1757-1770, Part 1, p. 272-273 (from Abraham Turner & wife Mary to Charles Courtney).
  11. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1076 (tract A99).
  12. [S631] Virginia Accomack County, Accomack Co, VA, Deeds, No. 003, 1757-1770, Part 1, p. 293 (from Abraham Turner & wife Mary Ann to Richard Turner).
  13. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 244 (will of Richard Turner, wife Elizabeth).
  14. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 241 (will of Abraham Turner).
  15. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 748 (tract A40).
  16. [S2601] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1769-1773, Volumes 24 & 25, p. 179 (27 June 1771 Court).
  17. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 36-38 (Thomas Bayly and Anne, his wife vs. Major Rayfield & wife &c., Suit for Division of Land).
  18. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 65-67 (John Goodright, lessee of Mary Richard &c. vs. Richard Thrustout - Ejectment Proceedings).

Mary Anne Mackwilliam1,2,3

F, b. circa 1740, d. August 1796
FatherOverton MackWilliam3 b. 1679
Mother(-----) (-----)3 b. c 1710
Last Edited9 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1740Mary was born circa 1740 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1754She married Abraham (of Rich II) Turner, son of Richard Turner II and (-----) (-----), circa 1754. In 1764 Charles Courtney sold 100 acres to Abraham Turner, who had married his daughter Mary Anne. Four years later, Turner died and left the land to his wife for life and then it was to be divided among all of her children. The widow then married Major Rayfield, by whom she had other children..1,2 
Married Namecirca 1754 As of circa 1754,her married name was Turner. 
Land sold*24 April 1764Mary Anne Mackwilliam sold land on 24 April 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. Abraham Turner & wife Mary Ann sold 50 acres to Richard Turner for 60 pounds money of Virginia. The land was located in Accomack County bounded by Small Branch leading into the Main Beaver Dam Branch - - - - running on land of Henry Martin, Thomas Ames and Mark Mears.4 
Will - Witnessed*31 October 1764She witnessed a will on 31 October 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. Mary Turner, along with Jacob Ayres & James Rolley, witnessed the will of Charles Courtney. On 27 Nov 1764 at probate Abraham Turner, who intermarried with Mary, heir at law to the testator, being present & having nothing to object, said will admitted to probate.2 
Est Settm't Cousin's*27 November 1764She was named in her cousin's estate settlement on 27 November 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that the will of Charles Courtney was proved. Abraham Turner, who intermarried with Mary, heir at law to the testator, being present & having nothing to object, said will admitted to probate. (NOTE: Mary was not his daughter, but the daughter of his mother's brother Overton Mackwilliam, who was his heir at law.)2 
Will - Bro-in-law*17 February 1767Mary was named in her brother-in-law's will on 17 February 1767 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Richard Turner gave to godson John Parkerson, son of John Parkerson & Mary his wife "that I now am informed liveth in Carolina" Land & plantation where I now live, being 100 acres provided he pay 20 s. yearly to the Churchwardens of this parish to be distributed to such persons as shall be in want of charity, & if no heir of the said John Parkerson or himself should come to take possession of the land, then my cousin Hillary Turner to have the same upon the same condition & for want of heirs to William Turner, the son of Abraham Turner & Mary his wife. To cousin Andrew Turner, son of Andrew & Sarah his wife land where he now lives which I bought of his brother Abraham, containing 50 acres, he to pay 10 s. yearly to the Churchwardans, & for want of issue to George Turner, son of Abel Turner & Tabitha his wife. Clothing to Henry Clark & William Page. Wife (no name) bros. & sisters residual legatees. Wife & cousin Andrew Turner Exrs. Witt: James Rodgers, Peter Watson, Rachel Turner. In order of probate: George Turner heir at law to the testator. Elizabeth Turner & Andrew Turner qualified.5 
Will - Husb's*21 March 1768Mary was named in her husband's will on 21 March 1768 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a wife Mary Anne Turner in the will of Abraham Turner. She was to have the use of his estate during her widowhood and then it was to be divided between her and all her children. (NOTE: She evidently had children by an earlier marriage.)6 
Marriage*circa 1770She married Major Rayfield I (Hunting Creek) circa 1770.7 
Married Namecirca 1770 As of circa 1770,her married name was Rayfield. 
Land cause31 October 1788Mary Anne Mackwilliam was named in a land cause on 31 October 1788 at south of Parksley, west of R.R. tract, Hunting Creek, Accomack Co, VA. Whereas the said Major Rayfield and Mary, his wife, William Turner, William Willet & Garthery his wife & Jacob Taylor and the said Thomas Bayly & Anne his wife together and undivided hold six messuages and 354 acres of land at the head of Hunting Creek, and whereas one Finlay McWilliams was lately seized of and in the premises aforesaid as of fee, and being so thereof seized on the 25 Mar. 1687 made his last will & testament and devised the said premises by the description of the plantation where he then lived, supposed to contain 400 acres, to Finlay & Overton, the sons of the said Finlay McWilliams, and to their lawful heirs, remainder in case of death of either Finlay, the son, or Overton during their minority or without heirs, of the part of the said premises of him who should so die as aforesaid, to Sarah, the daughter of the said Finlay McWilliams the elder, and to her heirs forever, and the said Finlay McWilliams the elder being so seized afterwards died and the said Finlay the son and Overton entered into the said premises and were seized thereof, to-wit: the said Finlay of one moiety & the said Overton of one moiety undivided in their demesne as of fee tail, and being so seized the said Overton afterwards with intent to dock the entail of his moiety of the premises, sued forth a writ in the nature of a writ of Ad quod Damnum from the Secretarie's Office of the then Colony of Virginia, directed to the Sheriff of the County aforesaid, that he cause the value of the moiety of the said Overton in the premises to be enquired of &c., by virtue whereof &c. the said Overton became seized of the one moiety of the said premises in his demesne as of fee, and being so thereof seized, to-wit, on the 1 Feb. 1736, sold his moiety of the said premises to a certain George Scott, which said George Scott entered into the said premises and on the 3 Dec. 1747 sold the said moiety of the said premises to Richard Drummond; that the said Richard Drummond entered into the said premises and became seized of the one moiety thereof, and being thereof seized afterwards died leaving Anne his daughter & now wife of the aforesaid Thomas Bayly, whereby the said Anne entered into the said premises and being so seized the said Anne took to husband the said Thomas Bayly, whereby the said Thomas & Anne entered into the said premises and were seized of the one moiety thereof, and still are seized thereof in right of the said Anne as aforesaid; That the aforesaid Sarah, one of the daughters of the said Finlay McWilliams the elder, in the life of the said Finlay took to husband the said ____ Courtney, and by his had issue Charles Courtney, and afterwards the said Sarah died and the said Finlay, the son, survived her, and afterwards the said Finlay the son being so seized died without issue & the said Charles Courtney, son & heir of the said Sarah, survived him and entered into the said premises and became seized of the one moiety thereof, and being so seized did on the 30 Jan. 1764, convey the one half of the moiety of the said Charles, being one fourth of the said premises, to a certain Abraham Turner, and the said Turner entered into the premises and became seized of the one fourth part thereof in fee, and being so seized afterwards died leaving the aforesaid Mary, now the wife of Major Rayfield his widow, and the aforesaid William Turner his son & heir, whereby the said Mary entered into the premises and became seized in right of dower of the one third of the one fourth part thereof, and the said Major Rayfield and Mary, his wife, are still seized thereof; and the said William Turner entered into the said other and became seized of two thirds of one fourth part thereof and still is thereof seized; and the said Charles Courtney being seized as aforesaid of the remaining one fourth part of the premises on the 31 Oct. 1764 made his last will and testament and devised the aforesaid remaining one fourth part of the premised to William Raleigh & Garthery Taylor; that the said Garthery entered into the premises and became seized of the 1/8 part thereof, and being so seized conveyed 25 acres of the said 1/8 of the premises to Jacob Taylor for and during the term of the natural life of the said Jacob; that the said Jacob entered into the premises and became seized thereof, and is still seized thereof, and the said Garthery being seized as aforesaid of the residue of the said 1/8 part of the said premises afterwards took to husband the aforesaid William Willet, whereby the said William Willet & Garthery entered into the said premises and were seized of the said residue of the said 1/8 part thereof, and still are seized thereof in right of the said Garthery; that the said William Raleigh entered into the premises and was seized of 1/8 part thereof, and being so seized on the 30 July 1783, conveyed the same to the aforesaid Thomas Bayly.8 
Death*August 1796Mary died in August 1796 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. It was brought out in a partition suit between Thomas Bayly and Mary, Richard & John Turner, recorded on 1 Nov. 1802 that Major Rayfield & Mary his wife, in right of said wife, were seized of and in a tract of land containing 100 acres in the Parish of St. George; that on the ____ day of August, 1796, in the lifetime of her said husband, the said Mary died leaving issue the said William Turner, the father of the aforesaid Mary Turner, and John Turner, Dianna, the wife of William Bull, and Peggy, the wife of Levi Ames, children by her first husband, Abraham Turner, and also Sarah Delastations an infant grandchild born of her daughter Ritta, then deceased, who was also a child of the said Abraham Turner, and leaving by her last husband, the said Major Rayfield, the following children: William, Elizabeth, Major & Mary, whereupon the lands descended to the above said children and grandchild of the said Mary Rayfield, liable to a tenancy by the curtesy of the said Major Rayfield who survived his said wife; that afterwards, to-wit: on the ____ day of Sept. 1797, after the death of the said Mary Rayfield the elder, Mary Rayfield the younger, one of the children of the said Major & Mary Rayfield, died an infant & without issue; that on the 4 day of October, 1797, the above named William Bull & Dianna, his wife, & Levi Ames & Peggy, his wife, conveyed their rights and interests in the premises to the said Major Rayfield the elder; that on the 21 May 1798, the said Major Rayfield the elder conveyed the interests so purchased by him to Thomas Bayly; that on the ____ day of ____ 1799, the said Major Rayfield the elder died, and the said Thomas Bayly thereupon entered into the premises in consequence of the rights by him so purchased; that Elizabeth, William and Major Rayfield, children of the said Major the elder and Mary, his wife, upon the death of the said Major entered into the premises and afterwards, on the 7 Oct. 1799, conveyed all their interest and rights in the premises to the said Thomas Bayly, by virtue whereof the said Thomas Bayly entered and became possessed thereof, and afterwards, on the 22 July, 1802, Sarah Delastations, the daughter of Ritta and grandchiid of Mary Rayfield, the elder, conveyed to the said Thomas Bayly all her right and interest in said land, so that he, the said Thomas Bayly and the said Mary Turner and John Turner, heirs of William Turner, together and undivided hold the said messuage & lands &c. Stephen Drummond appointed guardian to the infant defendants to defend this suit..7,3 
Land cause*17 May 1799She was named in a land cause on 17 May 1799 at south of Parksley, west of R.R. tract, Hunting Creek, Accomack Co, VA. That a certain Finla McWilliams the elder was in his lifetime seized as of fee of and in a certain tract of land supposed to contain 400 acres, of which the premises in question is part; that being so seized on the 25 Mar. 1687, made his last will & testament and shortly afterwards died without having altered said will; that the said will was probated 16 Nov. 1687; that Finla McWilliams the younger & Overton, the sons of the said Finla McWilliams the elder, entered into the land devised them and were of their several parts respectively seized according to their several estates in the said will specified; that Overton McWilliams, one of the sons of the said Finla the elder, died leaving issue, which issue still survived at the time of the death of the said Finla the younger; that the said Finla the younger lived till 1762 and then died intestate and without issue, being seized at the time of his death of that part of the tract of 400 acres which his father, the said Finla the elder, had devised to him as aforesaid; that immediately after the death of the said Finla the younger, Charles Courtney, being the heir at law and the eldest son lawfully begotten of the body of Sarah, the daughter of the said Finla the elder, entered into the lands whereof the said Finla the younger had died seized as aforesaid, claiming title as heir of the said Sarah, who was then dead, under the will of the said Finla the elder; We also find that Mary, the wife of Abraham Turner, and only daughter and heir of the said Overton McWilliams, entered at the same time with the said Charles Courtney into the said lands whereof the said Finla the younger died seized as aforesaid, claiming title thereto as heir both of the said Finla the younger and the said Finla the elder; we find that the title to the said lands whereof the said Finla the younger died seized being in contest between the parties as aforesaid, the following deeds were respectively executed between them: A certain indenture from the said Charles Courtney to the said Abraham Turner, dated 30 Jan. 1764, & one other indenture from the said Abraham Turner dated the day and year aforesaid; we find that the said parties after the execution of the said deeds, to-wit: on the said 30 Jan. 1764, entered respectively into the lands in the said deeds respectively specified to them and remained possessed thereof; that the said Abraham Turner died on the ____ day of April, 1769 leaving issue two sons, Richard & William & three daughters Ritter, Dina & Peggy, having previously made his last will & testament; that Richard Turner, one of the said children of the said Abraham Turner, on the ____ day of ____ 1774, died an infant & without issue, and that William Turner, the younger of the two sons survived his said brother and arrived at lawful age in the year 1781; that Mary, the widow of the said Abraham Turner, having afterwards married with a certain Major Rayfield, remained on the lands which the said Charles Courtney had conveyed to the said Abraham Turner, and which are the premises in question, until the said William Turner, the younger of the two sons of the said Abraham Turner, had come to lawful age; that the said William Turner after coming to lawful age, to-wit: in the year 1781, entered upon the premises claiming title as heir of his said father whom he pretended held under the deed of the said Charles Courtney, and cleared a few acres of woodsland and built a house thereon and made other improvements; that on the ____ day of Aug. 1796, in the life of her said husband, Major Rayfield, the said Mary Rayfield died leaving issue the said William Turner, Dina, the wife of William Bull and Peggy the wife of Levi Ames, children of the first husband, Abraham Turner, and also Sarah Delastacion, an infant grandchild born of her daughter Ritter, then dec., who was a child of the said Abraham Turner, and leaving issue by the said last husband, Major Rayfield, the following children: William Betty, Major & Mary Rayfield; that Mary Rayfield, one of the children of the said Mary and Major Rayfield, after the death of her said mother, to-wit: on the 1 Sept. 1797, died an infant and without issue; We find that Major Rayfield, the husband of the said Mary the elder, continued in possession of the lands at the death of his said wife, claiming to hold the same as tenant by the curtesy; that the before named William Bull & Dianna his wife, & Levi Annis & Peggy his wife, on the 4 Oct. 1797 conveyed their right & interest in the said premises to the said Major Rayfield the elder; That Major Rayfield the elder by deed dated 21 May 1798 conveyed the said right & interest so purchased to the defendant Thomas Bayly; that on the ____ day of ____ 1799 the said Major Rayfield the elder died, and the said defendant Thomas Bayly entered into the premises claiming to hold part thereof in consideration of the right & interest conveyed to him by the said Major Rayfield aforesaid; that William, Elizabeth & Mary Rayfield, children of the said Major Rayfield the elder, entered into the premises and afterwards, to-wit: 7 Oct. 1799, by their deeds conveyed their interest and rights in the said premises to the said Thomas Bayly, the defendant, by virtue whereof the said Thomas Bayly entered into and became seized & possessed thereof according to the tenor of said last mentioned indenture; that William Turner aforesaid, after the death of his mother, died leaving issue the following children, Mary, Richard & John, Lessors of the plaintiff &c.3 
Land cause1 November 1802She was named in a land cause on 1 November 1802 at south of Parksley, west of R.R. tract, Hunting Creek, Accomack Co, VA. That whereas one Major Rayfield & Mary his wife, in right of said wife, were seized of and in a tract of land containing 100 acres in the Parish of St. George; that on the ____ day of August, 1796, in the lifetime of her said husband, the said Mary died leaving issue the said William Turner, the father of the aforesaid Mary Turner, and John Turner, Dianna, the wife of William Bull, and Peggy, the wife of Levi Ames, children by her first husband, Abraham Turner, and also Sarah Delastations an infant grandchild born of her daughter Ritta, then deceased, who was also a child of the said Abraham Turner, and leaving by her last husband, the said Major Rayfield, the following children: William, Elizabeth, Major & Mary, whereupon the lands descended to the above said children and grandchild of the said Mary Rayfield, liable to a tenancy by the curtesy of the said Major Rayfield who survived his said wife; that afterwards, to-wit: on the ____ day of Sept. 1797, after the death of the said Mary Rayfield the elder, Mary Rayfield the younger, one of the children of the said Major & Mary Rayfield, died an infant & without issue; that on the 4 day of October, 1797, the above named William Bull & Dianna, his wife, & Levi Ames & Peggy, his wife, conveyed their rights and interests in the premises to the said Major Rayfield the elder; that on the 21 May 1798, the said Major Rayfield the elder conveyed the interests so purchased by him to Thomas Bayly; that on the ____ day of ____ 1799, the said Major Rayfield the elder died, and the said Thomas Bayly thereupon entered into the premises in consequence of the rights by him so purchased; that Elizabeth, William and Major Rayfield, children of the said Major the elder and Mary, his wife, upon the death of the said Major entered into the premises and afterwards, on the 7 Oct. 1799, conveyed all their interest and rights in the premises to the said Thomas Bayly, by virtue whereof the said Thomas Bayly entered and became possessed thereof, and afterwards, on the 22 July, 1802, Sarah Delastations, the daughter of Ritta and grandchiid of Mary Rayfield, the elder, conveyed to the said Thomas Bayly all her right and interest in said land, so
that he, the said Thomas Bayly and the said Mary Turner and John Turner, heirs of William Turner, together and undivided hold the said messuage & lands &c. Stephen Drummond appointed guardian to the infant defendants to defend this suit.7 

Family 1

Abraham (of Rich II) Turner b. c 1722, d. b 31 May 1768
Marriage*circa 1754She married Abraham (of Rich II) Turner, son of Richard Turner II and (-----) (-----), circa 1754. In 1764 Charles Courtney sold 100 acres to Abraham Turner, who had married his daughter Mary Anne. Four years later, Turner died and left the land to his wife for life and then it was to be divided among all of her children. The widow then married Major Rayfield, by whom she had other children..1,2 
Children 1.Andrew (of Abraham) Turner9 b. c 1754
 2.Richard (of Abraham) Turner3 b. c 1758, d. 1774
 3.William (of Abraham) Turner+ b. 1760, d. b 25 Jun 1798
 4.Jacob (of Abraham) Turner10 b. c 1762
 5.Diana (of Abraham) Turner+ b. c 1764
 6.Rachel 'Ritta' (of Abraham) Turner+ b. c 1766, d. b Aug 1796
 7.Margaret 'Peggy' (of Abraham) Turner+ b. c 1768, d. Oct 1851

Family 2

Major Rayfield I (Hunting Creek) b. c 1740, d. b 20 Oct 1798
Marriage*circa 1770She married Major Rayfield I (Hunting Creek) circa 1770.7 
Children 1.William (of Major) Rayfield+ b. c 1775, d. Jul 1826
 2.Major Rayfield II+ b. c 1777, d. Oct 1858
 3.Elizabeth 'Betsy' Rayfield b. c 1780
 4.Mary Rayfield b. c 1782, d. 1 Sep 1797

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1076 (tract A99 on Hunting Creek).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 221 (will of Charles Courtney).
  3. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 65-67 (John Goodright, lessee of Mary Richard &c. vs. Richard Thrustout - Ejectment Proceedings).
  4. [S631] Virginia Accomack County, Accomack Co, VA, Deeds, No. 003, 1757-1770, Part 1, p. 293 (from Abraham Turner & wife Mary Ann to Richard Turner).
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 244 (will of Richard Turner, wife Elizabeth).
  6. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 241 (will of Abraham Turner).
  7. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 49 (partition suit between Thomas Bayly & Mary, Richard & John Turner).
  8. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 36-38 (Thomas Bayly and Anne, his wife vs. Major Rayfield & wife &c., Suit for Division of Land).
  9. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 748 (tract A41).
  10. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1076 (tract A99).

James Annis1

M, b. 15 August 1874
FatherWilliam Annis b. c 1825
MotherMargaret Fisher b. c 1848
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*15 August 1874James was born on 15 August 1874 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as James Annis, a white male, the son of Wm. Annis, oysterman, and Marg't his wife. His father gave the information.. 

Citations

  1. [S728] Gial M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume I, 1852-1876.

Margaret Annis1

F, b. 31 July 1870
FatherWilliam Annis b. c 1825
MotherMargaret Fisher b. c 1848
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*31 July 1870Margaret was born on 31 July 1870 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Marg't Annis, a white female, the daughter of Wm. Annis, oysterman, and his wife Margaret. His mother gave the information.. 

Citations

  1. [S728] Gial M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume I, 1852-1876.

Unnamed Male Annis1

M, b. 16 December 1875
MotherMalinda Rachel(?) Annis b. c 1858, d. 18 Nov 1893
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited6 Nov 2005
Birth*16 December 1875Unnamed was born on 16 December 1875 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as an unnamed white male, the son of an unknown father and Malinda Annis. A friend C.C.H. Taylor gave the information..1 

Citations

  1. [S728] Gial M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume I, 1852-1876.

Rebecca Susan Annis1

F, b. 8 September 1870
FatherSylvester J. Annis b. c 1832, d. b 1870
MotherRebecca Taylor b. c 1838, d. b 1878
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited25 Nov 2005
Birth*8 September 1870Rebecca was born on 8 September 1870 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Rebecca Annis, the daughter of Sylvester Annis, oysterman, and his wife Rebecca. Her mother gave the information..1 

Family

Child 1.Sylvester T. Annis b. 25 Jul 1884

Citations

  1. [S728] Gial M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume I, 1852-1876.

Elizabeth C. 'Lizzie E.' Annis1

F, b. 20 May 1881
FatherFrancis J.C. 'Frank' Annis b. 11 Nov 1850, d. 7 May 1921
MotherMargaret S. 'Maggie' Twiford b. 1 May 1854, d. 22 Feb 1901
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of 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 Edited30 Nov 2010
Birth*20 May 1881Elizabeth was born on 20 May 1881 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Eliz. C. Annis, the daughter of Francis J. Annis, gentleman, and his wife Margaret S. Annis. Her father gave the information..1 
Census w/parents*1880Elizabeth was listed with her parents in the census of 1880 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Elizabeth Annis, age 1 in HH#214 headed by Francis Annis, a 30 year old sailor.2 
Marriage*31 December 1899She married James M. Taylor, son of John M. Taylor and Permelia A. Hickman, on 31 December 1899 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown only as Lizzie E. Annis, age 18 and James M. Taylor, age 21..3 
Married Name31 December 1899 As of 31 December 1899,her married name was Taylor. 

Family

James M. Taylor b. c 1878

Citations

  1. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  3. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Larry Lee Annis1

M, b. 3 June 1884, d. 1922
FatherJohn Dennis 'Den' Annis b. c 1852, d. 19 Feb 1931
MotherAmanda Jane Taylor b. c 1854, d. 1 Oct 1886
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited9 Aug 2017
Birth*3 June 1884Larry was born on 3 June 1884 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Lary Lee Annis, the son of John D. Annis, oysterman, and his wife Amanda Annis. His father gave the information..1 
Census head*1920Larry was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1920 at Guilford, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Lary Annis the head of HH#84, age 33 years.. 
Marriage*17 January 1921He married Nettie Alice Taylor, daughter of Cornelius Vernon Franklin 'Frank' Taylor and Jeanette Mears, on 17 January 1921 at Parksley, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Larry L. Annis, age 35 and single, lived at Guilford, the son of John D. & Amanda Annis and she was shown as Nettie Alice Taylor, age 14 and single, lived at Guilford, the daughter of Frank & Jeanette Taylor.2 
Death*1922Larry died in 1922.3 
Burial*His body was interred at Taylor Cem, Guilford Creek, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him Larry Annis, died 1922. Marked with a homemade marker made by Mason Annis..3 

Family

Nettie Alice Taylor b. 12 Mar 1906, d. 17 Feb 1957

Citations

  1. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.
  2. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  3. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Unnamed Male Annis1

M, b. 3 June 1882, d. 3 June 1882
FatherJohn Dennis 'Den' Annis b. c 1852, d. 19 Feb 1931
MotherAmanda Jane Taylor b. c 1854, d. 1 Oct 1886
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Death*3 June 1882Unnamed died on 3 June 1882 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Birth*3 June 1882Unnamed was born on 3 June 1882 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as an unnamed white male, deadborn, the son of John D. Annis, farmer, and his wife Amanda. His father gave the information..1 

Citations

  1. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.

Unnamed Female Annis1

F, b. 10 June 1883
FatherJohn Dennis 'Den' Annis b. c 1852, d. 19 Feb 1931
MotherAmanda Jane Taylor b. c 1854, d. 1 Oct 1886
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*10 June 1883Unnamed was born on 10 June 1883 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as as an unnamed white female Annis, the daughter of John D. Annis, oysterman, and his wife Amanda J. Annis. Her mother gave the information.. 

Citations

  1. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.

Unnamed Female Annis1

F, b. 1 July 1884
FatherFranklin W. 'Frank' (of Wm.) Annis b. c 1857
MotherMary Jane Thornes b. c 1861, d. 10 Jun 1929
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*1 July 1884Unnamed was born on 1 July 1884 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as an unnamed white female Annis, the daughter of Franklin of W. Annis, oysterman, and Mary his wife. Uncle Cornelius Annis gave the information.. 

Citations

  1. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.

Cornelius Annis1

M, b. circa 1858, d. 27 February 1889
FatherWilliam Annis b. c 1825
MotherElizabeth Young b. c 1831
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited22 Nov 2005
Birth*circa 1858Cornelius was born circa 1858 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/father*1870Cornelius was listed with his father in the census of in 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Cornelius Annis, a 12 year old oysterman, in HH#MT697 headed by William Annis, a 44 year old oysterman..2 
Reported birth*1 July 1884Cornelius reported a birth on 1 July 1884 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Uncle Cornelius Annis reported the birth of an unnamed white female Annis, the daughter of Franklin of W. Annis and his wife Mary..1 
Death*27 February 1889Cornelius died on 27 February 1889. Cornelius Annis died 27 Feb 1889 - Aged; 25 - RD 1 Mar 1889.3 

Citations

  1. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.
  2. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  3. [S772] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Deaths from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912.

Unnamed Female Annis1

F, b. 22 October 1886
FatherFranklin W. 'Frank' (of Wm.) Annis b. c 1857
MotherMary Jane Thornes b. c 1861, d. 10 Jun 1929
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited7 Jan 2006
Birth*22 October 1886Unnamed was born on 22 October 1886 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as an unnamed white female Annis, the daughter of Frank of Wm. Annis, oysterman, and his wife Mary J. Annis. Her mother gave the information.. 

Citations

  1. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.

Samuel J. Annis1

M, b. 29 October 1884
FatherFranklin Pierce (of Syl.) Annis b. 1852, d. 1935
MotherCornelia J. 'Jennie or Virginia' Thornes b. 1852, d. 1945
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited25 Nov 2005
Birth*29 October 1884Samuel was born on 29 October 1884 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Samuel J. Annis, the son of Franklin P. Annis, oysterman, and Arena J. Annis. His father gave the information.. 
Census w/parents*1900Samuel was listed with his parents in the census of 1900 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Samuel Annis, a 15 year old son, born Oct 1884 in HH#103 headed by Franklin P. Annis, age 44..2 
Marriage*9 July 1902He married Mary L. Taylor, daughter of Henry Thomas Taylor and Anne Elizabeth Taylor, on 9 July 1902 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown only as Samuel J. Annis, age 21 and Mary L. Taylor, age 18..3 

Family

Mary L. Taylor b. c 1884

Citations

  1. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.
  2. [S838] George M. Moore Jr. to Mason Annis, Mason Annis papers & recollections.
  3. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Sylvester T. Annis1

M, b. 25 July 1884
MotherRebecca Susan Annis b. 8 Sep 1870
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*25 July 1884Sylvester was born on 25 July 1884 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Sylvester T. Annis, Illegitimate, the son of Rebecca S. Annis. A friend Delilah Taylor gave the in formation..1 

Citations

  1. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.

William Annis1

M, b. 10 December 1877
FatherFrancis J.C. 'Frank' Annis b. 11 Nov 1850, d. 7 May 1921
MotherFairvina 'Farlina J.' Thornes b. c 1854
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited25 Nov 2005
Birth*10 December 1877William was born on 10 December 1877 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. Annis, born in Acc Dist, son of Francis J. Annis, oysterman, and Farlina J. Annis, his wife. This father gave the information..1 

Citations

  1. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.

N.H. Annis1

M, b. 2 February 1888
FatherJohn Dennis 'Den' Annis b. c 1852, d. 19 Feb 1931
MotherCessie Susan 'Kessy' Taylor b. c 1869, d. 1908
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*2 February 1888N.H. was born on 2 February 1888 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as N.H. Annis, a white male, the son of John Dennis Annis, oysterman, and his wife Cassie. His father gave the information..1 

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.

Bernard Annis1

M, b. 28 April 1892
FatherFranklin Pierce (of Syl.) Annis b. 1852, d. 1935
MotherCornelia J. 'Jennie or Virginia' Thornes b. 1852, d. 1945
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*28 April 1892Bernard was born on 28 April 1892 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Bernard Annis, a white male, the son of F.P. Annis, oysterman, and his wife Virginia. His mother gave the information.. 

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.

Bernette J. Annis1

F, b. 9 April 1896
FatherFranklin W. 'Frank' (of Wm.) Annis b. c 1857
MotherMary Jane Thornes b. c 1861, d. 10 Jun 1929
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*9 April 1896Bernette was born on 9 April 1896 at Justisville, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Bernette J. Annis, a white female, daughter of Frank W. Annis, oysterman living in Justisville, and his wife Mary J. Annis. His father gave the information.. 

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.

Cornelius D. Annis1

M, b. 10 May 1888
FatherFranklin W. 'Frank' (of Wm.) Annis b. c 1857
MotherMary Jane Thornes b. c 1861, d. 10 Jun 1929
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*10 May 1888Cornelius was born on 10 May 1888 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Cornelius D. Annis, a white male, the son of Frank of Wm. Annis, oysterman, and his wife Mary J. Annis. His mother gave the information..1 

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.

Delany C. Annis1

M, b. 30 April 1889
FatherFranklin Pierce (of Syl.) Annis b. 1852, d. 1935
MotherCornelia J. 'Jennie or Virginia' Thornes b. 1852, d. 1945
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*30 April 1889Delany was born on 30 April 1889 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Delany C. Annis, a white male, the son of Franklin P. Annis, oysterman living in the First District, and his wife Virginia. His father gave the information..1 

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.

Emma D. Annis1

F, b. 4 January 1890
MotherCora Annis b. c 1870
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*4 January 1890Emma was born on 4 January 1890 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Emma D. Annis, a white female, Illegitimate, living in the First District, the daughter of Cora Annis. Her mother gave the information.. 

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.

Cora Annis

F, b. circa 1870
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1870Cora was born circa 1870 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Reported birth*4 January 1890Cora reported a birth on 4 January 1890 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Cora Annis, when she reported the birth of her illegitimate daughter Emma D. Annis..1 

Family

Child 1.Emma D. Annis b. 4 Jan 1890

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.

Ethel F. Annis1

F, b. 10 January 1891
FatherJohn B. Annis b. c 1870
MotherHennie (-----) b. c 1870
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*10 January 1891Ethel was born on 10 January 1891 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Ethel F. Annis, the daughter of John B. Annis, oysterman, and Hennie his wife. A neighbor Mrs. Matthews gave the information.. 

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.

John B. Annis

M, b. circa 1870
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1870John was born circa 1870. 
Marriage*circa 1890He married Hennie (-----) circa 1890. 

Family

Hennie (-----) b. c 1870
Child 1.Ethel F. Annis b. 10 Jan 1891

Hennie (-----)

F, b. circa 1870
Last Edited30 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1870Hennie was born circa 1870. 
Marriage*circa 1890She married John B. Annis circa 1890. 
Married Namecirca 1890 As of circa 1890,her married name was Annis. 

Family

John B. Annis b. c 1870
Child 1.Ethel F. Annis b. 10 Jan 1891

Ottie Carol Annis1

F, b. 1888, d. 1935
MotherMarzilla Thornes b. Apr 1870
Last Edited7 Jan 2006
Birth*1888Ottie was born in 1888 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*21 December 1904She married Augustus Edward 'Gusy' Ewell, son of Augustus Beauregard Ewell and Lousia (-----), on 21 December 1904 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown only as Otie C. Annis, age 20 and Augustus Ewell, age 21..3 
Married Name21 December 1904 As of 21 December 1904,her married name was Ewell. 
Marriage*31 December 1908She married Samuel Reed Taylor on 31 December 1908 at Bloxom, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Samuel Reed Taylor, a 25 year old farmer, the son of Charles C.H. & Jennie Taylor and she was shown as Otie Carroll Annis, age 21, the daughter of Polly Annis. (Note: Mason Annis reports that Otie Carroll was actually the daughter of Marzella Thornes and the granddaughter of Polly Thornes.)4 
Married Name31 December 1908 As of 31 December 1908,her married name was Taylor. 
Death*1935Ottie died in 1935.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Guilford, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Ottie Carol Taylor, buried next to Samuel Reed Taylor, 1888-1935..2 

Family 1

Augustus Edward 'Gusy' Ewell b. 1883, d. 1951
Marriage*21 December 1904She married Augustus Edward 'Gusy' Ewell, son of Augustus Beauregard Ewell and Lousia (-----), on 21 December 1904 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown only as Otie C. Annis, age 20 and Augustus Ewell, age 21..3 

Family 2

Samuel Reed Taylor b. 1880, d. 1946
Marriage*31 December 1908She married Samuel Reed Taylor on 31 December 1908 at Bloxom, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Samuel Reed Taylor, a 25 year old farmer, the son of Charles C.H. & Jennie Taylor and she was shown as Otie Carroll Annis, age 21, the daughter of Polly Annis. (Note: Mason Annis reports that Otie Carroll was actually the daughter of Marzella Thornes and the granddaughter of Polly Thornes.)4 

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.
  4. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

Mary L. Taylor1

F, b. circa 1884
FatherHenry Thomas Taylor b. c 1850
MotherAnne Elizabeth Taylor b. c 1852
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited22 Nov 2005
Birth*circa 1884Mary was born circa 1884 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*9 July 1902She married Samuel J. Annis, son of Franklin Pierce (of Syl.) Annis and Cornelia J. 'Jennie or Virginia' Thornes, on 9 July 1902 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown only as Samuel J. Annis, age 21 and Mary L. Taylor, age 18..2 
Married Name9 July 1902 As of 9 July 1902,her married name was Annis. 

Family

Samuel J. Annis b. 29 Oct 1884

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.
  2. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

James M. Taylor1

M, b. circa 1878
FatherJohn M. Taylor b. 1842, d. 1916
MotherPermelia A. Hickman b. 1841, d. 1908
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of 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 Edited22 Nov 2005
Birth*circa 1878James was born circa 1878 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*31 December 1899He married Elizabeth C. 'Lizzie E.' Annis, daughter of Francis J.C. 'Frank' Annis and Margaret S. 'Maggie' Twiford, on 31 December 1899 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown only as Lizzie E. Annis, age 18 and James M. Taylor, age 21..2 

Family

Elizabeth C. 'Lizzie E.' Annis b. 20 May 1881

Citations

  1. [S837] Mason Dennis Annis Interview, 15469 Winterville Road, Bloxom, VA 23308, 757-665-5077.
  2. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.