Elizabeth Riggs1

F, b. circa 1778
FatherJohn (of Joseph) Riggs b. c 1732, d. c 25 Mar 1788
MotherSarah or Salady (-----) b. c 1732
Last Edited14 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1778Elizabeth was born circa 1778 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*17 February 1798She married Joseph Whitfill on 17 February 1798 at Nelson Co, KY. 
Married Name17 February 1798 As of 17 February 1798,her married name was Whitfill. 

Family

Joseph Whitfill b. c 1775

Citations

  1. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.

Joseph Whitfill

M, b. circa 1775
Last Edited14 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1775Joseph was born circa 1775. 
Marriage*17 February 1798He married Elizabeth Riggs, daughter of John (of Joseph) Riggs and Sarah or Salady (-----), on 17 February 1798 at Nelson Co, KY. 

Family

Elizabeth Riggs b. c 1778

John B. Riggs1

M, b. circa 1799
FatherGeorge Day Riggs b. c 1765, d. Jan 1813
MotherSarah Lewis b. c 1780
Last Edited14 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1799John was born circa 1799 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*16 December 1812John was named in his father's will on 16 December 1812 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son John B. Riggs in the will of George D. Riggs..1 
Marriage*27 September 1820He married Elizabeth Leatherbury (widow) on 27 September 1820 at Accomack Co, VA. James Russell was the security on the M.L.B. of John B. Riggs and Elizabeth Leatherbury, widow..3 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 445 (will of George D. Riggs).
  2. [S578] Jody Powell, 1800, 1810, 1820 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

Samuel B. Riggs1

M, b. circa 1785
FatherGeorge Day Riggs b. c 1765, d. Jan 1813
Last Edited14 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1785Samuel was born circa 1785 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*11 May 1806He married Rosanna Wright on 11 May 1806.3 
Will - Father's*16 December 1812Samuel was named in his father's will on 16 December 1812 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Samuel B. Riggs in the will of George D. Riggs..1 

Family

Rosanna Wright b. c 1785
Children 1.John Thomas Riggs+ b. c 1830
 2.Sarah Riggs b. c 1832, d. 1846
 3.Samuel Riggs b. c 1834, d. 1847
 4.Edward Riggs b. c 1836, d. 1849

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 445 (will of George D. Riggs).
  2. [S578] Jody Powell, 1800, 1810, 1820 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.

Augustony Riggs1

M, b. circa 1805
FatherGeorge Day Riggs b. c 1765, d. Jan 1813
MotherSarah Lewis b. c 1780
Last Edited25 Nov 2014
Birth*circa 1805Augustony was born circa 1805 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*16 December 1812Augustony was named in his father's will on 16 December 1812 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Augustony Riggs in the will of George D. Riggs..1 
Marriage*circa 1830He married (-----) Leatherbury circa 1830.2 

Family

(-----) Leatherbury b. c 1805

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 445 (will of George D. Riggs).
  2. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.

Elizabeth Leatherbury (widow)

F, b. circa 1795
Last Edited25 Nov 2014
Birth*circa 1795Elizabeth was born circa 1795 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*27 September 1820She married John B. Riggs, son of George Day Riggs and Sarah Lewis, on 27 September 1820 at Accomack Co, VA. James Russell was the security on the M.L.B. of John B. Riggs and Elizabeth Leatherbury, widow..1 
Married Name27 September 1820 As of 27 September 1820,her married name was Riggs. 

Family

John B. Riggs b. c 1799

Citations

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

(-----) Leatherbury

F, b. circa 1805
Last Edited25 Nov 2014
Birth*circa 1805(-----) was born circa 1805. 
Marriage*circa 1830She married Augustony Riggs, son of George Day Riggs and Sarah Lewis, circa 1830.1 
Married Namecirca 1830 As of circa 1830,her married name was Riggs. 

Family

Augustony Riggs b. c 1805

Citations

  1. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.

Rosanna Wright

F, b. circa 1785
Last Edited14 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1785Rosanna was born circa 1785. 
Marriage*11 May 1806She married Samuel B. Riggs, son of George Day Riggs, on 11 May 1806.1 
Married Name11 May 1806 As of 11 May 1806,her married name was Riggs. 

Family

Samuel B. Riggs b. c 1785
Children 1.John Thomas Riggs+ b. c 1830
 2.Sarah Riggs b. c 1832, d. 1846
 3.Samuel Riggs b. c 1834, d. 1847
 4.Edward Riggs b. c 1836, d. 1849

Citations

  1. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.

John Thomas Riggs1

M, b. circa 1830
FatherSamuel B. Riggs b. c 1785
MotherRosanna Wright b. c 1785
Last Edited14 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1830John was born circa 1830 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1860He married Elizabeth Bloxom, daughter of Selby Bloxom and Polly Copes, circa 1860.1 

Family

Elizabeth Bloxom b. c 1840
Children 1.Lillian Riggs b. 1867, d. 1867
 2.Irving Riggs b. 1870, d. 1870
 3.John (of John Thos) Riggs b. 1875, d. 1875
 4.Aquilla Riggs b. 1875
 5.Rockfello Riggs b. 1878
 6.Oscilla Riggs b. 1879

Citations

  1. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.

Lillian Riggs1

F, b. 1867, d. 1867
FatherJohn Thomas Riggs b. c 1830
MotherElizabeth Bloxom b. c 1840
Last Edited14 Jan 2006
Death*1867Lillian died in 1867. 
Birth*1867Lillian was born in 1867. 

Citations

  1. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.

Irving Riggs1

M, b. 1870, d. 1870
FatherJohn Thomas Riggs b. c 1830
MotherElizabeth Bloxom b. c 1840
Last Edited14 Jan 2006
Death*1870Irving died in 1870. 
Birth*1870Irving was born in 1870. 

Citations

  1. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.

John (of John Thos) Riggs

M, b. 1875, d. 1875
FatherJohn Thomas Riggs b. c 1830
MotherElizabeth Bloxom b. c 1840
Last Edited14 Jul 2016
Death*1875John died in 1875. 
Birth*1875John was born in 1875. 

Aquilla Riggs1

F, b. 1875
FatherJohn Thomas Riggs b. c 1830
MotherElizabeth Bloxom b. c 1840
Last Edited14 Jan 2006
Birth*1875Aquilla was born in 1875. 

Citations

  1. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.

Rockfello Riggs1

M, b. 1878
FatherJohn Thomas Riggs b. c 1830
MotherElizabeth Bloxom b. c 1840
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*1878Rockfello was born in 1878 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.

Oscilla Riggs1

F, b. 1879
FatherJohn Thomas Riggs b. c 1830
MotherElizabeth Bloxom b. c 1840
Last Edited14 Jan 2006
Birth*1879Oscilla was born in 1879. 

Citations

  1. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.

Sarah Riggs1

F, b. circa 1832, d. 1846
FatherSamuel B. Riggs b. c 1785
MotherRosanna Wright b. c 1785
Last Edited14 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1832Sarah was born circa 1832. 
Death*1846Sarah died in 1846.1 

Citations

  1. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.

Samuel Riggs1

M, b. circa 1834, d. 1847
FatherSamuel B. Riggs b. c 1785
MotherRosanna Wright b. c 1785
Last Edited14 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1834Samuel was born circa 1834. 
Death*1847Samuel died in 1847.1 

Citations

  1. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.

Edward Riggs1

M, b. circa 1836, d. 1849
FatherSamuel B. Riggs b. c 1785
MotherRosanna Wright b. c 1785
Last Edited14 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1836Edward was born circa 1836. 
Death*1849Edward died in 1849.1 

Citations

  1. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.

Joseph Freddie L. Riggs1

M, b. 26 January 1893, d. 28 January 1898
FatherJoseph R. Riggs Jr. b. 1845, d. 1931
MotherCampsey D. Russell b. 1865, d. 1941
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*26 January 1893Joseph was born on 26 January 1893 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Joseph F. Riggs, the son of Joseph R. Riggs, merchant, and his wife C.D. Riggs. His mother gave the information..1 
Death*28 January 1898Joseph died on 28 January 1898 at age 5.1 
Burial*His body was interred at Parksley Cem, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone show him as Freddie L. Riggs, son of Joseph R. & Campsey D. Riggs, 26 Jan 1893 - 28 Jan 1898..1 

Citations

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

William T. 'Wilber?' Young1

M, b. circa 1867, d. 23 August 1879
FatherJohn Shepard Young b. c 1838
MotherSusanna W. Riggs b. c 1840
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1867William was born circa 1867 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 Wilber Young, age 3 in HH#389 headed by John Young, a 32 year old farmer..1 
Death*23 August 1879William died on 23 August 1879 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. T. Young, who died of bilious dysentery at the age of 13, the son of John S. & Susanna W. Young. His father gave the information..2 

Citations

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

Joseph Riggs1

M, b. 18 January 1870
FatherJoseph R. Riggs Jr. b. 1845, d. 1931
MotherMelissa C. Parks b. 1 May 1848, d. 30 Jun 1884
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*18 January 1870Joseph was born on 18 January 1870 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jos. Riggs, the son of Jos. R. Riggs, oysterman, & Melissa his wife. His father gave the information..1 
Census w/parents*1870Joseph was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Joseph Riggs, age 5 months, born in Jan 1870 in HH#MT549 headed by Joseph Riggs, a 25 year old store clerk..2 

Citations

  1. [S728] Gial M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume I, 1852-1876.
  2. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

William J. Riggs1

M, b. 1 February 1870, d. 6 April 1875
FatherJoseph R. Riggs Jr. b. 1845, d. 1931
MotherMelissa C. Parks b. 1 May 1848, d. 30 Jun 1884
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*1 February 1870William was born on 1 February 1870 at Accomack Co, VA. His age on his death record puts his birth at 29 Dec 1869 and his tombstone shows 1 Feb 1850, which is probably 1870..1,2 
Death*6 April 1875William died on 6 April 1875 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA, at age 5. He was shown as Wm. Riggs, who died of scarlet fever at the age of 5 years, 4 months and 8 days. He was the son of Jos. & Malissa Riggs. His father gave the information..3,1 
Burial*His body was interred at Parks Cem, Guilford, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as William J. Riggs, 1 Feb 1850 - 13 Apr 1875. (NOTE: The birth year is probably 1870.)2 

Citations

  1. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Unnamed son Riggs1

M, b. 25 July 1871, d. 4 August 1871
FatherJoseph R. Riggs Jr. b. 1845, d. 1931
MotherMelissa C. Parks b. 1 May 1848, d. 30 Jun 1884
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*25 July 1871Unnamed was born on 25 July 1871 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Death*4 August 1871Unnamed died on 4 August 1871 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. 

Citations

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

Unnamed son Riggs1

M, b. 25 November 1878, d. 29 November 1878
FatherJoseph R. Riggs Jr. b. 1845, d. 1931
MotherMelissa C. Parks b. 1 May 1848, d. 30 Jun 1884
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*25 November 1878Unnamed was born on 25 November 1878 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. 
Death*29 November 1878Unnamed died on 29 November 1878 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. 

Citations

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

Unnamed son Riggs1

M, b. 7 August 1870
FatherJoseph R. Riggs Jr. b. 1845, d. 1931
MotherMelissa C. Parks b. 1 May 1848, d. 30 Jun 1884
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*7 August 1870Unnamed was born on 7 August 1870 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as an unnamed son of Jos. R. Riggs, oysterman, & Melissa his wife. His father gave the information..1 

Citations

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

William L. Riggs1

M, b. 10 October 1876, d. 1938
FatherJoseph R. Riggs Jr. b. 1845, d. 1931
MotherMelissa C. Parks b. 1 May 1848, d. 30 Jun 1884
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*10 October 1876William was born on 10 October 1876 at District 1, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. Riggs, son of Jos. R. Riggs, merchant, & Melissa his wife. His father gave the information..1 
Death*1938William died in 1938.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Parksley Cem, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as William J. Riggs, 1876 - 1938..2 

Citations

  1. [S728] Gial M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume I, 1852-1876.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Unnamed son Riggs1

M, b. 25 November 1878
FatherJoseph R. Riggs Jr. b. 1845, d. 1931
MotherMelissa C. Parks b. 1 May 1848, d. 30 Jun 1884
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*25 November 1878Unnamed was born on 25 November 1878 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as an unnamed male, son of Joseph R. Riggs, farmer, & Melissa C. his wife. His father gave the information.. 

Citations

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

Upshur W. Riggs1

M, b. 1 March 1882
FatherJoseph R. Riggs Jr. b. 1845, d. 1931
MotherMelissa C. Parks b. 1 May 1848, d. 30 Jun 1884
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*1 March 1882Upshur was born on 1 March 1882 at District 1, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Upshur W. Riggs, the son of Joseph R. Riggs & Malissa C. his wife. His father gave the information.. 

Citations

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

Ethel Riggs1

F, b. October 1891
FatherJoseph R. Riggs Jr. b. 1845, d. 1931
MotherCampsey D. Russell b. 1865, d. 1941
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*October 1891Ethel was born in October 1891 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Ethel Riggs, the daughter of Joseph R. Riggs, merchant, and his wife R.D. His father gave the information.. 

Citations

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

Milton C. Riggs1

M, b. 25 July 1890, d. 1970
FatherJoseph R. Riggs Jr. b. 1845, d. 1931
MotherCampsey D. Russell b. 1865, d. 1941
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*25 July 1890Milton was born on 25 July 1890 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Milton C. Riggs, the son of Joseph R. Riggs, merchant, and his wife Campsy. His father gave the information..1 
Marriage*circa 1910He married Nora E. (-----) circa 1910.2 
Death*1970Milton died in 1970.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Parksley Cem, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Milton C. Riggs, husband of Nora E. Riggs, 1890 - 1970..2 

Family

Nora E. (-----) b. 1891, d. 1948

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Nora E. (-----)

F, b. 1891, d. 1948
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*1891Nora was born in 1891 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1910She married Milton C. Riggs, son of Joseph R. Riggs Jr. and Campsey D. Russell, circa 1910.1 
Married Namecirca 1910 As of circa 1910,her married name was Riggs. 
Death*1948Nora died in 1948.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Parksley Cem, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Nora E. Riggs, wife of Milton C. Riggs, 1891 - 1948..1 

Family

Milton C. Riggs b. 25 Jul 1890, d. 1970

Citations

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

Elsie May Riggs1

F, b. 1900
FatherJohn Revel Riggs b. 11 Dec 1874, d. 16 Jan 1940
MotherLewellan Susan 'Lula' Wessells b. 21 May 1877, d. 23 Nov 1948
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*1900Elsie was born in 1900 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents1910Elsie was listed with her parents in the census of 1910 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Elsie Riggs, a 9 year old daughter in a HH headed by John Riggs, age 35..1 
Census w/parents*1920Elsie was listed with her parents in the census of 1920 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Elsie Riggs, a 17 year old daughter in a household headed by J.R. Riggs, age 48..1 
Marriage*circa 1923She married John P. Barnes circa 1923.2 
Married Namecirca 1923 As of circa 1923,her married name was Barnes. 
Burial*Her body was interred at Parksley Cem, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Elsie R. Barnes, wife of John P. Barnes, 1900 - ____..2 

Family

John P. Barnes b. 1898, d. 1962
Child 1.John Riggs Barnes b. 1925, d. 1943

Citations

  1. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

John P. Barnes

M, b. 1898, d. 1962
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*1898John was born in 1898 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1923He married Elsie May Riggs, daughter of John Revel Riggs and Lewellan Susan 'Lula' Wessells, circa 1923.1 
Death*1962John died in 1962.1 
Burial*His body was interred at Parksley Cem, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as John P. Barnes, husband of Elsie R. Barnes, 1898 - 1962..1 

Family

Elsie May Riggs b. 1900
Child 1.John Riggs Barnes b. 1925, d. 1943

Citations

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

John Riggs Barnes1

M, b. 1925, d. 1943
FatherJohn P. Barnes b. 1898, d. 1962
MotherElsie May Riggs b. 1900
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*1925John was born in 1925 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Death*1943John died in 1943. 
Burial*His body was interred at Parksley Cem, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as John Riggs Barnes, son of John P. & Elsie R. Barnes, 1925 - 1943.. 

Citations

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

Della Riggs1

F, b. circa 1898
FatherJohn Revel Riggs b. 11 Dec 1874, d. 16 Jan 1940
MotherLewellan Susan 'Lula' Wessells b. 21 May 1877, d. 23 Nov 1948
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1898Della was born circa 1898 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Census w/parents*1910Della was listed with her parents in the census of 1910 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Della Riggs, a 12 year old daughter in a HH headed by John Riggs, age 35..1 

Citations

  1. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.

Leah Riggs

F, b. circa 1770
Last Edited20 Oct 2013
Birth*circa 1770Leah was born circa 1770 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*6 January 1792She married Reuben Rew II, son of Reuben Rew I and Sinah Crowson, on 6 January 1792 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown only as Reuben Rew of Ruben and Leah Riggs..1 
Married Name6 January 1792 As of 6 January 1792,her married name was Rew. 

Family

Reuben Rew II b. c 1760, d. b 1 Nov 1814
Child 1.Reuben Rew III2 b. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 443 (will of Ruben Rew).

Joshua (of Joshua) Riggs1

M, b. before 1750
FatherJoshua (of Abraham) Riggs1 b. c 1696, d. b 29 Sep 1772
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1730
Last Edited14 Jul 2016
Birth*before 1750Joshua was born before 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*19 July 1772Joshua was named in his father's will on 19 July 1772 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Joshua Riggs gave son Isaac plantation containing 100 acres & 50 acres of marsh, being the marsh I bought of John Mackeel. To son Joshua Riggs 25 acres marsh. To daughter Mary Bandy 25 acres Marsh, she to have the use of about 2 acres that lies over the Gully next to John Riggs as long as she lives single. To son Isaac grist mill. Son Joshua & daughter Mary Bandy residual legatees. Son Isaac Exr. Witt: William Young, Sr., George Churn, Ann Churn.1 
Will - Brother's*17 February 1777Joshua was named in his brother's will on 17 February 1777 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Isaac Riggs gave daughter Nancy Riggs all my land & mill, & for want of heirs to unborn child, & should my wife not be with child to descend to my cousin Sally Bandy & for want of heirs to my brother Joshua Riggs. To John Riggs. Wife Susana & daughter Nancy Riggs residual legatees. William Young, Jr. Exr. Witt: John Riggs & Leviner Melson.3 
Census head*1800Joshua was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1800 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Joshua Riggs, Soldier, over age 45. He was living alone..2 

Family

Child 1.Mary Riggs b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 267 (will of Joshua Riggs).
  2. [S578] Jody Powell, 1800, 1810, 1820 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 301 (will of Isaac Riggs, wife Susana).

Mary Riggs1

F, b. circa 1780
FatherJoshua (of Joshua) Riggs b. b 1750
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1780Mary was born circa 1780 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*11 July 1806She married Teackle Gaskins on 11 July 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. Arthur Watson and George Eshon were the securities on the M.L.B. of Teackle Gaskins and Mary Riggs of Joshua Riggs..1 
Married Name11 July 1806 As of 11 July 1806,her married name was Gaskins. 

Family

Teackle Gaskins b. c 1775

Citations

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

Teackle Gaskins

M, b. circa 1775
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1775Teackle was born circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*11 July 1806He married Mary Riggs, daughter of Joshua (of Joshua) Riggs, on 11 July 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. Arthur Watson and George Eshon were the securities on the M.L.B. of Teackle Gaskins and Mary Riggs of Joshua Riggs..1 

Family

Mary Riggs b. c 1780

Citations

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

Martha Jane Barnes1

F, b. circa 1869
FatherThomas H. Barnes b. 29 Dec 1838, d. 26 Oct 1892
MotherNancy E. Wessells b. 28 Nov 1834, d. 20 Nov 1920
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited28 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 1869Martha was born circa 1869 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1870Martha was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Jane Barnes, age 1 in HH#MT645 headed by Thomas Barnes, a 27 year old farmer..2 
Marriage*4 January 1888She married Robert J. Young, son of John Shepard Young and Susanna W. Riggs, on 4 January 1888 at Guilford, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Robert J. Young, a 23 year old farmer, the son of John S. & Susan Young and she was shown as Martha J. Barnes, age 19, the daughter of Thomas H. & Nancy Barnes. They were married by W.F. Hayes..1 
Married Name4 January 1888 As of 4 January 1888,her married name was Young. 

Family

Robert J. Young b. c 1863
Children 1.Beulah Nicholson Young3 b. c 1892
 2.John Thos Levering Young4 b. c 1896

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Oscar Cleveland Hancock in the Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, John Thos . Levering Young in the Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940.

Gertrude Killmon1

F, b. October 1869
FatherSamuel (of C.) Killmon b. c 1823
MotherEmeline 'Emily|Emma' (-----) b. c 1825
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*October 1869Gertrude was born in October 1869 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Gertrude was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Gertrude Killman, age 8 months, born Oct 1869 in HH#MT546 headed by Samuel Killman, a 50 year old farmer..1 

Citations

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

Isaiah Killmon1

M, b. circa 1868
FatherJohn (of C.) Killmon b. c 1827
MotherPolly Thomas Justice b. 8 Apr 1825, d. 14 Nov 1891
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1868Isaiah was born circa 1868 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Isaiah was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Isaiah Killman, age 2 in HH#MT403 headed by John Killman, a 46 year old farmer..1 

Citations

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

Permelia Sunie Poulson1

F, b. 4 September 1870, d. 14 February 1926
FatherJohn Edward Poulson b. 14 Mar 1833, d. 14 May 1889
MotherMary Elizabeth Killmon b. 30 Dec 1841, d. 9 Apr 1922
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited13 Aug 2008
Birth*4 September 1870Permelia was born on 4 September 1870 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*30 December 1886She married Obediah J. 'O.J.' Hughes, son of John H. Hughes and Vianner McCready, on 30 December 1886 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Obediah Hughes, a 21 year old sailor, born & living in Acc Co, the son of Jno. & Vienna Hughes and she was shown as Permelia S. Poulson, age 17, the daughter of Jno. E. & Mary E. Poulson. They were married by W.A. Street..1 
Married Name30 December 1886 As of 30 December 1886,her married name was Hughes. 
Death*14 February 1926Permelia died on 14 February 1926 at age 55.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Wessells Cem, Mears, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Sunie Hughes, wife of O.J. Hughes, 4 Sep 1870 - 14 Feb 1926..2 

Family

Obediah J. 'O.J.' Hughes b. 15 Jun 1865, d. 5 Feb 1938

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.

Obediah J. 'O.J.' Hughes1

M, b. 15 June 1865, d. 5 February 1938
FatherJohn H. Hughes b. c 1840
MotherVianner McCready b. 20 Oct 1842, d. 23 Aug 1911
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited13 Aug 2008
Birth*15 June 1865Obediah was born on 15 June 1865 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*30 December 1886He married Permelia Sunie Poulson, daughter of John Edward Poulson and Mary Elizabeth Killmon, on 30 December 1886 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Obediah Hughes, a 21 year old sailor, born & living in Acc Co, the son of Jno. & Vienna Hughes and she was shown as Permelia S. Poulson, age 17, the daughter of Jno. E. & Mary E. Poulson. They were married by W.A. Street..1 
Burial*His body was interred at Wessells Cem, Mears, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as O.J. Huges, 15 Jun 1865 - 5 Feb 1938..2 
Death*5 February 1938Obediah died on 5 February 1938 at age 72.2 

Family

Permelia Sunie Poulson b. 4 Sep 1870, d. 14 Feb 1926

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.

Lillie M. Rew1

F, b. 12 November 1875, d. 8 September 1904
Last Edited14 Sep 2017
Birth*12 November 1875Lillie was born on 12 November 1875 at Hallwood, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*29 August 1894She married Edward Thomas Ross Jr., son of Edward Thomas Ross Sr. and Dulany A. Killmon, on 29 August 1894 at Worcester Co, MD. Dryden shows them as as Edward Thomas Ross, age 23 and Lillie Rew, age 19. The Ross Family Bible shows them as Edwasrd T. Ross Jr., of Hallwood, VA who was married in Worcester Co, Maryland on 29 Aug 1894 to Lillie M. Rew, of Hallwood. Signed by B. Wheatly..2,1 
Married Name29 August 1894 As of 29 August 1894,her married name was Ross. 
Death*8 September 1904Lillie M. Rew died on 8 September 1904 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 28. She was shown as Lillie M. Ross who died Sept 8th 1904.1 

Family

Edward Thomas Ross Jr. b. 4 Sep 1870, d. 20 Mar 1919
Children 1.Carola N. Ross1 b. 15 Jan 1898
 2.Malcom Morris Ross1 b. 29 May 1904

Citations

  1. [S2761] Accomac, VA, 4 June 2014 Scanned Copies Emailed to Dr. Miles Barnes at the E.S.P.L., Ross Family Bible provided by Naomi Rhodes, County Reference Librarian, Dare County Library, Kill Devil Hills Library, 400 Mustian St, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948.
  2. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Samuel J. Lucas1

M, b. 14 October 1896, d. 30 January 1897
FatherSolomon J. Lucas b. 8 Feb 1859, d. 10 Feb 1927
MotherAnnie E. Poulson b. 3 Feb 1863, d. 11 Jan 1928
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*14 October 1896Samuel was born on 14 October 1896 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Death*30 January 1897Samuel died on 30 January 1897. 
Burial*His body was interred at Bethel Bapt Ch Cem, Mears, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Samuel J. Lucas, son of Annie E. & Solomon J. Lucas, 14 Oct 1896 - 30 Jan 1897.. 

Citations

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

John C. Lucas

M, b. 1885, d. 1954
FatherSolomon J. Lucas b. 8 Feb 1859, d. 10 Feb 1927
MotherAnnie E. Poulson b. 3 Feb 1863, d. 11 Jan 1928
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*1885John was born in 1885 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*16 April 1908He married Eunice H. Russell, daughter of Robert T. Russell and Elizabeth J. 'Lizzie' Lewis, on 16 April 1908.2 
Death*1954John died in 1954.1 
Burial*His body was interred at Wessells Cem, Mears, Acc Co, VA.1 

Family

Eunice H. Russell b. 21 Aug 1889, d. 1975

Citations

  1. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.

Eunice H. Russell1

F, b. 21 August 1889, d. 1975
FatherRobert T. Russell b. c 1845
MotherElizabeth J. 'Lizzie' Lewis b. c 1844
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited16 Nov 2014
Birth*21 August 1889Eunice was born on 21 August 1889 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Eunice H. Russell, daughter of Robert T. Russell, carpenter, living in the First District, & his wife Elizabeth. Her father gave the information..1 
Marriage*16 April 1908She married John C. Lucas, son of Solomon J. Lucas and Annie E. Poulson, on 16 April 1908.2 
Married Name16 April 1908 As of 16 April 1908,her married name was Lucas. 
Obituary - Brother's*8 July 1916Eunice H. Russell was named in her brother's obituary on 8 July 1916 at Accomack Co, VA. Mr. O.W. Russell's widow, two small children, his parents, four sisters, Mrs. J.C. Lucas, Mrs. Geneva Poulson, Misses Carrie and Ruth Russell and one brother, Mr. V.L. Russell of Wilmington, Del, survive him.3 
Death*1975Eunice died in 1975.4 
Burial*Her body was interred at Wessells Cem, Mears, Acc Co, VA.4 

Family

John C. Lucas b. 1885, d. 1954

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.
  2. [S841] David Harrison Riggs, Flat B, 1 Inglis Road, Ealing, London W5 3RH, England, The Riggs Family of Acc Co, VA.
  3. [S27] Peninsula Enterprise, 8 July 1916 issue (Guilford News - Death of Mr. O.W. Russell).
  4. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Albert Lional Taylor1

M, b. 1868, d. 1948
FatherJames Prinse Albert Taylor b. 26 Jun 1844, d. 10 May 1916
MotherMelinda J. Riggs b. 28 Jan 1843, d. 6 Oct 1928
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*1868Albert was born in 1868 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. His Acc Co Birth Record shows him as Albert Taylor, born 8 Nov 1872, the son of Prince A. Taylor, oysterman, & his wife Malinda. His father gave the information. His 1913 marriage record puts his birth at 1869. His tombstone shows him as A.L. Taylor, husband of Eulalia S. Taylor, born 1868..1 
Marriage*9 February 1913He married Eulalia S. Parks, daughter of John (of B.) Parks and Nancy R. Middleton, on 9 February 1913 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Albert L. Taylor, a 44 year old post master, the son of James P.A. & Malinda Taylor and she was shown as Eulolia S. Mason, a 45 year old widow, the daughter of John & Nancy Parks..2 
Death*1948Albert died in 1948.3 
Burial*His body was interred at Parksley Cem, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone show him as A.L. Taylor, husband of Eulalia S. Taylor, 1868 - 1948..3 

Family

Eulalia S. Parks b. 1865, d. 1956

Citations

  1. [S728] Gial M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume I, 1852-1876.
  2. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  3. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Malinda Taylor1

F, b. 6 October 1870
FatherJames Prinse Albert Taylor b. 26 Jun 1844, d. 10 May 1916
MotherMelinda J. Riggs b. 28 Jan 1843, d. 6 Oct 1928
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*6 October 1870Malinda was born on 6 October 1870 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Malinda Taylor, the daughter of Prince A. Taylor, oysterman, and his wife Malinda. Her father gave the information.. 

Citations

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

Unnamed son Taylor1

M, b. 8 January 1873
FatherJames Prinse Albert Taylor b. 26 Jun 1844, d. 10 May 1916
MotherMelinda J. Riggs b. 28 Jan 1843, d. 6 Oct 1928
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*8 January 1873Unnamed was born on 8 January 1873 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as an unnamed male son of Prince A. Taylor, oysterman, and his wife Malinda. His father gave the information.. 

Citations

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

Jefferson D. Taylor1,2

M, b. 20 September 1878, d. 1957
FatherJames Prinse Albert Taylor b. 26 Jun 1844, d. 10 May 1916
MotherMelinda J. Riggs b. 28 Jan 1843, d. 6 Oct 1928
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*20 September 1878Jefferson was born on 20 September 1878 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jefferson Taylor, son of Jas. P.A. Taylor, oysterman, and his wife Malinda. His father gave the information.. 
Marriage*27 October 1910He married Hilda Ewell, daughter of Alfred S. Ewell and Indianna R. Parks, on 27 October 1910 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jefferson D. Taylor, a 26 year old farmer, the son of Prince Albert Taylor and his wife Malinda and she was shown as Hilda Ewell, age 32, the daughter of Alfred S. Ewell & his wife Indiana..2 
Death*1957Jefferson died in 1957.3 
Burial*His body was interred at Taylor Plot, Guilford, Acc Co, VA.3 

Family

Hilda Ewell b. c 1878

Citations

  1. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Washington L. Taylor1

M, b. 20 June 1876, d. 1957
FatherJames Prinse Albert Taylor b. 26 Jun 1844, d. 10 May 1916
MotherMelinda J. Riggs b. 28 Jan 1843, d. 6 Oct 1928
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*20 June 1876Washington was born on 20 June 1876 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as an unnamed son of Prince A. Taylor, oysterman, and his wife Malinda, born in District #1, born 20 Jun 1876. His father gave the information..2,3 
Death*1957Washington died in 1957.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Taylor Plot, Guilford, Acc Co, VA.2 

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

Moses Riggs Taylor1

M, b. 13 June 1874, d. 8 July 1904
FatherJames Prinse Albert Taylor b. 26 Jun 1844, d. 10 May 1916
MotherMelinda J. Riggs b. 28 Jan 1843, d. 6 Oct 1928
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*13 June 1874Moses was born on 13 June 1874 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Death*8 July 1904Moses died on 8 July 1904 at age 30.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Taylor Plot, Guilford, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Moses Riggs Taylor, 13 Jun 1874 - 8 Jul 1904..2 

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.

Delia Blanche Taylor1

F, b. 14 August 1886, d. 1971
FatherJames Prinse Albert Taylor b. 26 Jun 1844, d. 10 May 1916
MotherMelinda J. Riggs b. 28 Jan 1843, d. 6 Oct 1928
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*14 August 1886Delia was born on 14 August 1886 at Accomack Co, VA. Her Acc Co Birth Record shows her as an unnamed daughter of James P.A. Taylor & and his wife Malinda J. Taylor, born 14 Aug 1886. Her father gave the information..2,3 
Death*1971Delia died in 1971.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Taylor Plot, Guilford, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as D. Blanche Taylor, 1886 - 1971.. 

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

Mattie May Taylor1

F, b. 29 July 1882, d. 13 August 1906
FatherJames Prinse Albert Taylor b. 26 Jun 1844, d. 10 May 1916
MotherMelinda J. Riggs b. 28 Jan 1843, d. 6 Oct 1928
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*29 July 1882Mattie was born on 29 July 1882 at Accomack Co, VA. Her Acc Co Birth Record shows her as an unnamed daughter, born 29 Jul 1882 in District #1, the daughter of James P.A. Taylor & his wife Malinda J. Taylor. Her father gave the information..2,3 
Death*13 August 1906Mattie died on 13 August 1906 at age 24.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Taylor Plot, Guilford, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Mattie May Taylor, 29 Jul 1882 - 13 Aug 1906..2 

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

Joseph H. Taylor1

M, b. circa 1871
FatherJames Prinse Albert Taylor b. 26 Jun 1844, d. 10 May 1916
MotherMelinda J. Riggs b. 28 Jan 1843, d. 6 Oct 1928
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1871Joseph was born circa 1871 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*14 January 1894He married Maggie Ella Ewell, daughter of Edward E. Ewell and Margaret Taylor, on 14 January 1894 at Guilford, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Joseph H. Taylor, a 23 year old sailor, the son of Prudee (probably Prince) A. & Malinda J. Taylor and she was shown as Maggie E. Ewell, age 21, the daughter of Edward & Margaret Ewell. They were married by J.R. Tillery..1 

Family

Maggie Ella Ewell b. c 1873
Children 1.Langton Taylor b. c 1896
 2.Lacy Taylor b. c 1898
 3.Delma Peggy Taylor b. c 1900

Citations

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

Maggie Ella Ewell1

F, b. circa 1873
FatherEdward E. Ewell b. c 1827
MotherMargaret Taylor b. c 1832
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1873Maggie was born circa 1873 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*14 January 1894She married Joseph H. Taylor, son of James Prinse Albert Taylor and Melinda J. Riggs, on 14 January 1894 at Guilford, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Joseph H. Taylor, a 23 year old sailor, the son of Prudee (probably Prince) A. & Malinda J. Taylor and she was shown as Maggie E. Ewell, age 21, the daughter of Edward & Margaret Ewell. They were married by J.R. Tillery..1 
Married Name14 January 1894 As of 14 January 1894,her married name was Taylor. 

Family

Joseph H. Taylor b. c 1871
Children 1.Langton Taylor b. c 1896
 2.Lacy Taylor b. c 1898
 3.Delma Peggy Taylor b. c 1900

Citations

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

Langton Taylor1

M, b. circa 1896
FatherJoseph H. Taylor b. c 1871
MotherMaggie Ella Ewell b. c 1873
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1896Langton was born circa 1896 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

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

Lacy Taylor1

F, b. circa 1898
FatherJoseph H. Taylor b. c 1871
MotherMaggie Ella Ewell b. c 1873
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1898Lacy was born circa 1898 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

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

Delma Peggy Taylor1

F, b. circa 1900
FatherJoseph H. Taylor b. c 1871
MotherMaggie Ella Ewell b. c 1873
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1900Delma was born circa 1900 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

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

Hilda Ewell1

F, b. circa 1878
FatherAlfred S. Ewell b. 30 Sep 1848, d. 9 May 1933
MotherIndianna R. Parks b. 23 Aug 1857, d. 17 Dec 1905
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1878Hilda was born circa 1878 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*27 October 1910She married Jefferson D. Taylor, son of James Prinse Albert Taylor and Melinda J. Riggs, on 27 October 1910 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jefferson D. Taylor, a 26 year old farmer, the son of Prince Albert Taylor and his wife Malinda and she was shown as Hilda Ewell, age 32, the daughter of Alfred S. Ewell & his wife Indiana..1 
Married Name27 October 1910 As of 27 October 1910,her married name was Taylor. 

Family

Jefferson D. Taylor b. 20 Sep 1878, d. 1957

Citations

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

John Brittingham

M, b. circa 1890
Last Edited17 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1890John was born circa 1890. 
Marriage*circa 1915He married Hannah Moore circa 1915. 

Family

Hannah Moore b. c 1890
Child 1.Helen Virginia Brittingham+ b. c 1920

Hannah Moore

F, b. circa 1890
Last Edited17 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1890Hannah was born circa 1890. 
Marriage*circa 1915She married John Brittingham circa 1915. 
Married Namecirca 1915 As of circa 1915,her married name was Brittingham. 

Family

John Brittingham b. c 1890
Child 1.Helen Virginia Brittingham+ b. c 1920

Norris John Young1,2

M, b. 10 July 1919, d. 12 February 1971
FatherCapt. John Walter 'Walt' Young Sr.1 b. 13 Nov 1880, d. 16 Jun 1935
MotherBeatrice Louise Thornton1 b. c 1891
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Munns (1624/5 Muster on E.S.)
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 John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex) (#1)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex) (#2)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited31 Jul 2014
Birth*10 July 1919Norris was born on 10 July 1919 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.3,2 
Marriage*circa 1945He married Ingelow Faye Berry, daughter of George Robert Berry and Rosa Lillian Adams, circa 1945.1 
Death*12 February 1971Norris died on 12 February 1971 at age 51.3,2 
Burial*His body was interred at Red Mens Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Norris John Young, VA BM1 USN WWII, 10 Jul 1919 - 12 Feb 1971..3,2 

Family

Ingelow Faye Berry b. 1927, d. 2009

Citations

  1. [S842] Sandra 'Leigh' (Young) Bundick Chase, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S996] Mr. James Waine Carpenter Sr., From Tears To Memories, The Cemeteries of Chincoteague.
  3. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

George Robert Berry1

M, b. 1882, d. 1966
FatherGeorge Washington Berry b. c 1851
MotherAnn Eliza 'Annie' Shrieves b. c 1847
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of William Munns (1624/5 Muster on E.S.)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited6 May 2015
Birth*1882George was born in 1882 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1915He married Rosa Lillian Adams, daughter of Henry Dennis Adams and Mary Ann Baker, circa 1915.1 
Death*1966George died in 1966.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Parksley Cem, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as George R. Berry, husband of Rosa L. Berry, 1882 - 1966..3 

Family

Rosa Lillian Adams b. 1887, d. 1966
Children 1.Avis Melrose Berry1 b. 27 Jan 1913
 2.Ingelow Faye Berry+ b. 1927, d. 2009

Citations

  1. [S842] Sandra 'Leigh' (Young) Bundick Chase, to M.K. Miles.
  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.

Rosa Lillian Adams1

F, b. 1887, d. 1966
FatherHenry Dennis Adams b. 1847, d. 1925
MotherMary Ann Baker b. 1860, d. 1942
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of William Munns (1624/5 Muster on E.S.)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited6 May 2015
Birth*1887Rosa was born in 1887 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1915She married George Robert Berry, son of George Washington Berry and Ann Eliza 'Annie' Shrieves, circa 1915.1 
Married Namecirca 1915 As of circa 1915,her married name was Berry. 
Death*1966Rosa died in 1966.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Parksley Cem, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Rosa L. Berry, wife of George R. Berry, 1887 - 1966..2 

Family

George Robert Berry b. 1882, d. 1966
Children 1.Avis Melrose Berry1 b. 27 Jan 1913
 2.Ingelow Faye Berry+ b. 1927, d. 2009

Citations

  1. [S842] Sandra 'Leigh' (Young) Bundick Chase, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Ann Maria Melvin1

F, b. 31 January 1852, d. 3 December 1938
FatherThomas Melvin b. 1825, d. 1905
MotherLydia A. 'Liddie' Goodwin b. 1830, d. b 13 Apr 1869
Last Edited4 Dec 2018
Birth*31 January 1852Ann Maria Melvin was born on 31 January 1852 at Dagsboro, DE.2,3,4 
Census w/parents*1860Ann was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Ann M. Melvin, age 8, born in DE in HH#1060 headed by Thos. Melvin, age 50, born in VA..5 
Marriage*27 March 1869She married George W. Watson, son of Purnell Watson and Mary (-----), on 27 March 1869 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as George Watson, age 22 and Ann Maria Melvin, age 17.6 
Married Name27 March 1869 As of 27 March 1869,her married name was Watson. 
Death*3 December 1938Ann Maria Melvin died on 3 December 1938 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 86. VA Death Records show her as Anna M. Watson, age 81, born 16 Jan 1857 in Dagsboro, DE, died 3 Dec 1839, the daughter of Thomas Melvine (born in Dagsboro, DE) & Lydia Goodwin, (born in Dagsboro, DE) and the wife of George W. Watson. Mrs. Amy Bowdin of Chincoteague gave the information.4,3,7 
Burial*Ann was buried at Greenwood Cemetery, Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA.4 

Family

George W. Watson b. 1844, d. 1919
Child 1.Charles Lee Watson Sr.+1 b. 7 Oct 1892, d. 13 Sep 1978

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Charles Lee Watson Sr in the Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Linton Family Tree by Lyn Linton.
  3. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  4. [S2259] findagrave.com, MEMORIAL ID 50894859 (Anna Melvin Watson).
  5. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  6. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.
  7. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Anna M Watson in the Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Eliza J. Melvin1

F, b. circa 1852
FatherThomas Melvin b. 1825, d. 1905
MotherLydia A. 'Liddie' Goodwin b. 1830, d. b 13 Apr 1869
Last Edited21 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1852Eliza was born circa 1852 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1860Eliza was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Eliza J. Melvin, age 8 born in DE in HH#1060 headed by Thos. Melvin, age 50, born in VA..1 

Citations

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

William E.R. Melvin1

M, b. circa 1855
FatherThomas Melvin b. 1825, d. 1905
MotherLydia A. 'Liddie' Goodwin b. 1830, d. b 13 Apr 1869
Last Edited21 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1855William was born circa 1855 at Delaware.1 
Census w/parents*1860William was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as W.E.R. Melvin, age 5, born in DE in HH#1060 headed by Thos. Melvin, age 50, born in VA..1 
Census w/father*1870William was listed with his father in the census of in 1870 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as William Melvin, a 14 year old oysterman, born in DE, in HH#TI66 headed by Thomas Melvin, a 48 year old oysterman..2 

Citations

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

George F. Melvin1

M, b. circa 1857
FatherThomas Melvin b. 1825, d. 1905
MotherLydia A. 'Liddie' Goodwin b. 1830, d. b 13 Apr 1869
Last Edited21 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1857George was born circa 1857 at Delaware. He was shown as Geo. F. Melvin, age 3 born in DE in HH#1060 headed by Thos. Melvin, age 50, born in VA..1 
Census w/parents*1860George was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. F. Melvin, age 3 born in DE in HH#1060 headed by Thos. Melvin, age 50, born in VA..1 

Citations

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

Josephine Melvin1

F, b. circa 1858
FatherThomas Melvin b. 1825, d. 1905
MotherLydia A. 'Liddie' Goodwin b. 1830, d. b 13 Apr 1869
Last Edited21 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1858Josephine was born circa 1858 at Delaware.1 
Census w/parents*1860Josephine was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Josephine Melvin, age 2, born in DE in HH#1060 headed by Thos. Melvin, age 50, born in VA..1 
Census w/father*1870Josephine was listed with her father in the census of in 1870 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Josephine Melvin, age 11, born in DE, in HH#TI66 headed by Thomas Melvin, a 48 year old oysterman..2 

Citations

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

Sarah Melvin1

M, b. circa 1864
FatherThomas Melvin b. 1825, d. 1905
MotherLydia A. 'Liddie' Goodwin b. 1830, d. b 13 Apr 1869
Last Edited21 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1864Sarah was born circa 1864 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/father*1870Sarah was listed with his father in the census of in 1870 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Sarah Melvin, age 6, born in VA, in HH#TI66 headed by Thomas Melvin, a 48 year old oysterman..1 

Citations

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

David H. Melvin1

M, b. circa 1864
FatherThomas Melvin b. 1825, d. 1905
MotherLydia A. 'Liddie' Goodwin b. 1830, d. b 13 Apr 1869
Last Edited21 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1864David was born circa 1864 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/father*1870David was listed with his father in the census of in 1870 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as David H. Melvin, age 4, born in VA, in HH#TI66 headed by Thomas Melvin, a 48 year old oysterman..1 

Citations

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

Nancy Melvin1

F, b. circa 1867
FatherThomas Melvin b. 1825, d. 1905
MotherLydia A. 'Liddie' Goodwin b. 1830, d. b 13 Apr 1869
Last Edited21 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1867Nancy was born circa 1867 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/father*1870Nancy was listed with her father in the census of in 1870 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Nancy Melvin, age 3, born in VA, in HH#TI66 headed by Thomas Melvin, a 48 year old oysterman..1 

Citations

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

George Douglas Melvin1

M, b. circa 1852
FatherSamuel Melvin (s/o Jms & Nancy) b. c 1813
MotherElizabeth Douglas b. c 1817
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
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 Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited5 May 2015
Birth*circa 1852George was born circa 1852 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Biography*His middle name was provided by Leigh Young Bundick Chase.2 
Census w/parents*1860George was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. A. Melvin, age 8 in HH#1113 headed by Sam'l Melvin, age 46 year old oysterman with real estate valued at $50 & his wife Elizabeth, age 43..1 

Citations

  1. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S842] Sandra 'Leigh' (Young) Bundick Chase, to M.K. Miles.

Samuel Melvin

M, b. circa 1740, d. before 1 May 1804
FatherWilliam Melvin1 b. c 1714, d. b 20 Feb 1784
MotherMary Benston1 b. c 1720
Last Edited6 May 2015
Birth*circa 1740Samuel was born circa 1740 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Marriage*28 December 1763He married Mary Benston on 28 December 1763 at Worcester Co, MD.3 
Will - Father's*19 October 1777Samuel was named in his father's will on 19 October 1777 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will William Melvin named sons: William (tract Cowley), John, Samuel & Smith; daughters: Sophia Denis, Laey Roberson, Elizabeth Willson Hancock(?); mentioned George Melvin, brother of Robert; Nehemiah Redden; Elijah Bennett; Elexander Betten.4 
Will - Witnessed*24 August 1780Samuel witnessed a will on 24 August 1780 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that John Taylor, Samuel Melvin & Arthur Hill witnessed the will of Massy Benson.5 
Death*before 1 May 1804Samuel died before 1 May 1804 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that James Melvin was named to settle the estate of Samuel Melvin. William Watts & William R. Taylor were the securities..6 

Family

Mary Benston b. c 1740
Child 1.Ephraim Melvin3 b. 28 Jun 1764

Citations

  1. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 168 (Melvin Family).
  2. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 169 (Melvin Family).
  3. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 170 (Melvin Family).
  4. [S2208] David V. Heise, Worcester County, Maryland Will Book JW13, 1783-1790, p. 24 (will of William Melvin).
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 327 (will of Massay Benson).
  6. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 377 (Admin of Samuel Melvin).

Mary Benston1

F, b. circa 1740
Last Edited6 May 2015
Birth*circa 1740Mary was born circa 1740. 
Marriage*28 December 1763She married Samuel Melvin, son of William Melvin and Mary Benston, on 28 December 1763 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name28 December 1763 As of 28 December 1763,her married name was Melvin. 
Will - Witnessed*29 June 1780Mary witnessed a will on 29 June 1780 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Lisney Gootee, Masey Benson, Rebecker Benson & Mary Melvin witnessed the will of Eizabeth Hill.2 
Will - Witnessed20 November 1793Mary witnessed a will on 20 November 1793 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Mary Melvin, John Login & Nathaniel Benson witnessed the with of Meshack Fedderman.3 

Family

Samuel Melvin b. c 1740, d. b 1 May 1804
Child 1.Ephraim Melvin1 b. 28 Jun 1764

Citations

  1. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 170 (Melvin Family).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 328 (will of Elizabeth Hill).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 402 (will of Meshack Fedderman).

Avery Melvin1

M, b. circa 1824
FatherThomas Melvin b. c 1790
MotherSophia (of Wm of Thos III) Wilkerson b. c 1793
Last Edited21 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1824Avery was born circa 1824 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.2,1 
Marriage*21 June 1856He married Margaret Sherwood, daughter of Henry Sherwood and Mary (-----), on 21 June 1856 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Avery Melvin, a 28 year old single mariner, born on Chincoteague Island, the son of Thos. & Sophia Melvin and she was shown as Margaret Chericks, a 33 year old widow, born on Chincoteague Island, the daughter of Henry & Mary Showard. They were married by W.P. Thornton. John Trornton said he was over age 21..3 
Census head*1860Avery was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Avery Melvin the head of HH#1283, a 31 year old oysterman with personal property valued at $10. Listed with him were the following Melvins: Marg't, age 40; Marg't, age 9 and Thos., age 1. The Marg't age 9, may have been the daughter of Marg't age 40 by her first husband, John Cherricks..2 

Family

Margaret Sherwood b. c 1820
Child 1.Thomas Melvin b. c 1859

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

Henry Sherwood

M, b. circa 1790
Last Edited11 Sep 2008
Birth*circa 1790Henry was born circa 1790. 
Marriage*circa 1815He married Mary (-----) circa 1815. 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1795
Child 1.Margaret Sherwood+ b. c 1820

Mary (-----)

F, b. circa 1795
Last Edited21 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1795Mary was born circa 1795. 
Marriage*circa 1815She married Henry Sherwood circa 1815. 
Married Namecirca 1815 As of circa 1815,her married name was Sherwood. 

Family

Henry Sherwood b. c 1790
Child 1.Margaret Sherwood+ b. c 1820

Margaret Sherwood1

F, b. circa 1837
FatherHenry C. Sherwood b. c 1810
MotherMary Snead b. c 1814, d. 16 Sep 1887
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited11 Sep 2008
Birth*circa 1837Margaret was born circa 1837 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Margaret was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret Showard, age 13 in HH#507 headed by Henry Showard, a 40 year old cooper..1 
Census w/mother*1860Margaret was listed with her mother in the census of in 1860 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret Showard, age 23 in HH#704 headed by Mary Showard, age 46 and spinning..2 

Citations

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

Margaret Cherricks1

F, b. circa 1851
FatherJohn Cherricks b. c 1820
MotherMargaret Sherwood b. c 1820
Last Edited21 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1851Margaret was born circa 1851 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1860Margaret was listed with her mother in the census of in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Marg't Melvin, age 9 in HH#1283 headed by Avery Melvin, a 31 year old oysterman. Also listed was Marg't Melvin, age 40, who may have been her mother by a former marriage to a Cherricks..1 

Citations

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

Thomas Melvin1

M, b. circa 1859
FatherAvery Melvin b. c 1824
MotherMargaret Sherwood b. c 1820
Last Edited21 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1859Thomas was born circa 1859 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1860Thomas was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas Melvin, age 1 in HH#1283 headed by Avery Melvin, a 31 year old oysterman..1 

Citations

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

Joseph V. Jester1

M, b. circa 1851
FatherCharles S. Jester b. c 1822
MotherDelilah J. Sharpley b. c 1834
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
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 Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited21 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1851Joseph was born circa 1851 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 
Marriage*2 May 1872He married Ann S. Melvin, daughter of Samuel Melvin (s/o Jms & Nancy) and Elizabeth Douglas, on 2 May 1872 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Joseph V. Jester, a 21 year old waterman, born & living on Chincoteague Island, the son of Chls & Delilah Jester and she wa shown as Ann S. Melvin, age 21, born & living on Chincoteague Island, the daughter of Sam'l & Eliz'th Melvin. They were married by P. Bowdin Sr..1 

Family

Ann S. Melvin b. c 1849

Citations

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

George Taylor1

M, b. circa 1815
FatherJames Taylor b. c 1795
Last Edited25 Jan 2010
Biography*According to Leigh Young Bundick, Elizabeth Taylor, wife of Samuel Melvin, had a brother George Taylor, who lived on Chincoteague Island. 
Birth*circa 1815George was born circa 1815 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S842] Sandra 'Leigh' (Young) Bundick Chase, to M.K. Miles.

Peggy Mears1

F, b. circa 1930
FatherEarl Preston Mears b. c 1908
MotherEstella Read b. c 1912
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited22 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1930Peggy was born circa 1930 at Chester, PA. 
Obituary - Sister's*11 January 2006Peggy was named in her sister's obituary on 11 January 2006 at Edystone, PA. She was shown as a sister Peggy Hanson of Edystone, PA in the obituary of Mrs. Geraldine Louise Mears Young..2 

Citations

  1. [S843] Eastern Shore Post, Eastern Shore Post, Tasley, VA, 18 Jan 2006 issue.
  2. [S843] Eastern Shore Post, Eastern Shore Post, Tasley, VA.

Betty Mears1

F, b. circa 1934, d. before 11 January 2006
FatherEarl Preston Mears b. c 1908
MotherEstella Read b. c 1912
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited22 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1934Betty was born circa 1934 at Chester, PA. 
Death*before 11 January 2006Betty died before 11 January 2006. She was shown as a predeceased sister Betty Reber in the obituary of Mrs. Geraldine Louise Mears Young..1 

Citations

  1. [S843] Eastern Shore Post, Eastern Shore Post, Tasley, VA.

Mariah Conner

F, b. 4 December 1828, d. 15 April 1906
FatherGeorge Conner1 b. c 1775
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Shepherd1 b. c 1784
Last Edited1 Dec 2014
Birth*4 December 1828Mariah was born on 4 December 1828 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*4 August 1845She married Capt. Edward Fairbrothers on 4 August 1845 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Edward Farebrothers and she as Maria Connor..2 
Married Name4 August 1845 As of 4 August 1845,her married name was Fairbrothers. 
Census head1850Mariah was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Maria Fairbrothers the head of HH#100, age 19. Listed with her was Drusilla Fairbrothers, age 3..3 
Marriage*15 April 1851She married John Henry Young Sr., son of Capt. Henry (of Geo) Young and Anna Wessells, on 15 April 1851 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown only as John H. Young and Maria Fairbrothers..2 
Married Name15 April 1851 As of 15 April 1851,her married name was Young. 
Census w/husband*1870Mariah was listed with her husband in the census of in 1870 at Atlantic Dist, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Maria Young, age 40(?) and keeping house in HH#AT273 headed by John Young, a 42 year old oysterman. Also listed was Ann Fairbrother, a 24 year old house keeper, who may have been her daughter or a younger sister..4 
Reported death*16 February 1872Mariah reported a death on 16 February 1872 at First District, Acc Co, VA. It was on this date that Mariah Young reported the death of her husband John H. Young, who died of rheumatism at the age of 47 years..5 
Census head*1880Mariah was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1880 at Atlantic Dist, Sea Side, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mariah Young, a 50 year old house keeper and head of household. She was born in VA, her father was born in DE and her mother was born in VA. Listed with her were the following Youngs: George T., a 23 year old son and farmer; John H., an 18 year old son and farm laborer; Rudolph, a 15 year old son and farm laborer; and Mary, an 11 year old daughter. Also listed was Drucilla Hutson, a 35 year old daughter and keeping house; Viola Hutson, a 1 year old daughter (of Drucilla) and Mary Custis, a 25 year old servant of no named relation, born in MD as were both of her parents..6 
Death*15 April 1906She died on 15 April 1906 at age 77.1 

Family 1

Capt. Edward Fairbrothers b. c 1820, d. c 1850
Marriage*4 August 1845She married Capt. Edward Fairbrothers on 4 August 1845 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Edward Farebrothers and she as Maria Connor..2 
Child 1.Drusilla or Anna Fairbrothers+ b. c 1847, d. 1924

Family 2

John Henry Young Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 16 Feb 1872
Marriage*15 April 1851She married John Henry Young Sr., son of Capt. Henry (of Geo) Young and Anna Wessells, on 15 April 1851 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown only as John H. Young and Maria Fairbrothers..2 
Children 1.Isabella Young b. c 1851
 2.George Thomas 'Tommie' Young b. 3 Jun 1855, d. 5 Oct 1882
 3.Sarah Young+ b. c 1859
 4.John Henry Young Jr.+ b. 20 Jan 1861, d. 8 Jul 1939
 5.Rudolph W.H. Young b. c 1865, d. 1888
 6.Mary G. Young b. c 1868

Citations

  1. [S842] Sandra 'Leigh' (Young) Bundick Chase, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  3. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  4. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  5. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.
  6. [S748] LDS Family History Resource File, 1880 United States Census and National Index (CD Set).

Isabella Young1

F, b. circa 1851
FatherJohn Henry Young Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 16 Feb 1872
MotherMariah Conner b. 4 Dec 1828, d. 15 Apr 1906
Last Edited1 Dec 2014
Birth*circa 1851Isabella was born circa 1851 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Isabella was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Atlantic Dist, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Isabella Young, age 19 and attending school, in HH#AT273 headed by John Young, a 42 year old oysterman..1 
Marriage*15 January 1873She married James H. Tull on 15 January 1873 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as James Tull, age 25 and Isabella Young, age 19.2 
Married Name15 January 1873 As of 15 January 1873,her married name was Tull. 

Family

James H. Tull b. c 1848

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  2. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Sarah Young1

F, b. circa 1859
FatherJohn Henry Young Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 16 Feb 1872
MotherMariah Conner b. 4 Dec 1828, d. 15 Apr 1906
Last Edited1 Dec 2014
Birth*circa 1859Sarah was born circa 1859 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Sarah was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Atlantic Dist, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Sarah Young, age 11 and attending school, in HH#AT273 headed by John Young, a 42 year old oysterman..1 
Marriage*circa 1876She married Calvin W. McClary, son of John T. McClary and Martha (-----), circa 1876.2 
Married Namecirca 1876 As of circa 1876,her married name was McClary. 

Family

Calvin W. McClary b. c 1854
Child 1.Callie May McClary2 b. 1878, d. 1966

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  2. [S842] Sandra 'Leigh' (Young) Bundick Chase, to M.K. Miles.

Ida Florence Young1

F, b. 16 July 1878
FatherCapt. George Thomas 'Tom' Young b. 1832, d. 17 Jun 1893
MotherMary Jane Whealton b. c 1844
Last Edited24 Jan 2006
Birth*16 July 1878Ida was born on 16 July 1878 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Ida Florence Young, the daughter of Geo. T. Young, oysterman, and his wife Mary J. Young. Her mother gave the information..1 

Citations

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

John Henry Young Jr.1

M, b. 20 January 1861, d. 8 July 1939
FatherJohn Henry Young Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 16 Feb 1872
MotherMariah Conner b. 4 Dec 1828, d. 15 Apr 1906
Last Edited1 Dec 2014
Birth*20 January 1861John was born on 20 January 1861 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1870John was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Atlantic Dist, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Young, age 8 in HH#AT273 headed by John Young, a 42 year old oysterman..3 
Census w/mother*1880John was listed with his mother in the census of in 1880 at Atlantic Dist, Sea Side, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John H. Young, an 18 year old son and farm laborer in a household headed by Mariah Young, a 50 year old house keeper..4 
Marriage*5 March 1890He married Emma Edna Tull, daughter of William H. Tull and Elizabeth C. Melvin, on 5 March 1890 at Greenbackville, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John H. Young, a 28 year old oyster planter, born & living in Acc Co, the son of John H. & Maria Young, and she was shown as Emma E. Tull, age 15, born & living in Acc Co, the daughter of Wm. H. & Eliz'th C. Tull.5 
Death*8 July 1939John Henry Young Jr. died on 8 July 1939 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 78.2 
Burial*John was buried at Wachapreague Cemetery, Accomack Co, VA.2 

Family

Emma Edna Tull b. 7 Dec 1874, d. 24 Dec 1922
Children 1.Ruth E. Young6 b. Sep 1890, d. 1974
 2.Doris C. Young6 b. 1892
 3.John Henry Young III+1 b. 1895

Citations

  1. [S842] Sandra 'Leigh' (Young) Bundick Chase, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  4. [S748] LDS Family History Resource File, 1880 United States Census and National Index (CD Set).
  5. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  6. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Rudolph W.H. Young1

M, b. circa 1865, d. 1888
FatherJohn Henry Young Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 16 Feb 1872
MotherMariah Conner b. 4 Dec 1828, d. 15 Apr 1906
Last Edited1 Dec 2014
Birth*circa 1865Rudolph was born circa 1865 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1870Rudolph was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Atlantic Dist, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Rewdolph Young, age 5 in HH#AT273 headed by John Young, a 42 year old oysterman..2 
Census w/mother*1880Rudolph was listed with his mother in the census of in 1880 at Atlantic Dist, Sea Side, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Rudolph Young, a 15 year old son and farm laborer in a household headed by Mariah Young, a 50 year old house keeper..3 
Marriage*8 February 1888He married Mary E. Taylor, daughter of Skinner Taylor and Mahala (-----), on 8 February 1888 at Franklin City, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Rudolph W.H. Young, a 22 year old oyster planting, the son of John H. & Maria Young and she was shown as Mary E. Taylor, age 24, born in MD & living in Acc Co, the daughter of Skinner & Mahala Taylor.1 
Death*1888Rudolph died in 1888.4 

Family

Mary E. Taylor b. c 1864

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  3. [S748] LDS Family History Resource File, 1880 United States Census and National Index (CD Set).
  4. [S844] Mary Frances Carey, John Young of Youngs Creek and Descendants, Supplement to Youngs of Accomack County, VA.

Mary G. Young1

F, b. circa 1868
FatherJohn Henry Young Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 16 Feb 1872
MotherMariah Conner b. 4 Dec 1828, d. 15 Apr 1906
Last Edited1 Dec 2014
Birth*circa 1868Mary was born circa 1868 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1870Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Atlantic Dist, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Young, age 2 in HH#AT273 headed by John Young, a 42 year old oysterman..2 
Census w/mother*1880Mary was listed with her mother in the census of in 1880 at Atlantic Dist, Sea Side, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Young, an 11 year old daughter in a household headed by Mariah Young, a 50 year old house keeper..3 
Marriage*20 April 1891She married Calvin W. McClary, son of John T. McClary and Martha (-----), on 20 April 1891 at Greenbackville, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Calvin W. McClary, a 37 year old widowed Engineer, born in Delaware Co, PA & living in Acc Co, the son of John T. & Martha McClary and she was shown as Mary G. Young, age 23, the daughter of John & Maria Young.1 
Married Name20 April 1891 As of 20 April 1891,her married name was McClary. 

Family

Calvin W. McClary b. c 1854

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  3. [S748] LDS Family History Resource File, 1880 United States Census and National Index (CD Set).