Leah Beach1,2

F, b. circa 1761
FatherJohn Beach b. c 1730, d. Jun 1792
MotherAmey (-----) b. c 1730
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited19 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1761Leah was born circa 1761 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1785She married (-----) Watson circa 1785.1 
Married Namecirca 1785 As of circa 1785,her married name was Watson. 
Will - Father's*5 October 1787Leah was named in her father's will on 5 October 1787 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Leah Watson in the will of John Beech..1 
Marriage*circa 1800She married Robert (87L) Mears, son of Spencer (125) Mears and Margaret 'Peggy' (50F) Bradford, circa 1800.3 
Married Namecirca 1800 As of circa 1800,her married name was Mears. 
Heir - named as*27 January 1812Leah was named as an heir on 27 January 1812 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Leah Mears, wife of Robert; Rachel Tignal, widow of Dennis; Mary Beach, Levin Beach, James Beach and Caty and Peggy Beach, children of Frederick Beach, are the only heirs of John Beach, dec'd, a soldier in the 9th Virginia Regiment on Continential Establishment in the Rev. War. (NOTE: Since they were not specifically named as children of John Beach, they were probably his siblings and since the children of Frederick Beach were listed, he was probably dec'd by this time.)2 

Family 1

(-----) Watson b. c 1760
Marriage*circa 1785She married (-----) Watson circa 1785.1 

Family 2

Robert (87L) Mears b. c 1778
Marriage*circa 1800She married Robert (87L) Mears, son of Spencer (125) Mears and Margaret 'Peggy' (50F) Bradford, circa 1800.3 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 395 (will of John Beach, wife Amey).
  2. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 10 (heirs of John Beach, dec'd).
  3. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 10 (heirs of John Beech).

(-----) Watson

M, b. circa 1760
Last Edited18 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1760(-----) was born circa 1760 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1785He married Leah Beach, daughter of John Beach and Amey (-----), circa 1785.1 

Family

Leah Beach b. c 1761

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 395 (will of John Beach, wife Amey).

Dennis Tignal

M, b. circa 1760, d. before 28 January 1812
FatherPhillip (of Dennis) Tignal1 b. c 1735
Last Edited8 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1760Dennis was born circa 1760 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Grfath's*26 November 1774Dennis was named in his grandfather's will on 26 November 1774 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Dennis Tignal gave to wife Mary Tignal the dwelling house commonly called my son Southy Tignal's & 1/3 of my lands during her life. Should I have a child by my said wife said child to have all that I got by my aforesaid wife at our marriage. To son Philip Tignal planta, where I live including all my land. Grandson Dennis Tignal, son of Philip. Son Southy Tignal. To daughter Sarah Bayly & to her daughter Pegga Bayly. Daughter Tabitha Turner. To daughter Comfort Martain for life, reversion to her daughter Betty Martain. My forner wife's side saddle &c. to my son Major Tignal, reversion to his children. Children, except Philip, residual legatees. Son Philip & wife Mary Exrs. Witt: William Banfield Walker, John Belote.1 
Marriage*circa 1790He married Rachel Beach, daughter of John Beach and Amey (-----), circa 1790.2 
Death*before 28 January 1812Dennis died before 28 January 1812.2 

Family

Rachel Beach b. c 1762

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 288 (will of Dennis Tignal, wife Mary).
  2. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 10 (heirs of John Beech).

John Beach1

M, b. circa 1752, d. before 5 October 1787
FatherJohn Beach b. c 1730, d. Jun 1792
MotherAmey (-----) b. c 1730
Last Edited18 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1752John was born circa 1752 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Rev War Veteran*1775John served in the Revolutionary War in in 1775. He was shown as John Beach, a soldier in the Army..1,2 
Death*before 5 October 1787John died before 5 October 1787 at Accomack Co, VA. He was not named in the will of John Beach, wife Amey..3 

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 10 (heirs of John Beech).
  2. [S577] Compiled for the Bicentennial by Susie Wilkins Walker and Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Soldiers and Sailors in America's War for Independence, April 1775 to December 1783.
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 395 (will of John Beach, wife Amey).

Mary Beach1

F, b. circa 1786
FatherFrederick Beach b. c 1760
MotherLeah Mears b. c 1764
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited19 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1786Mary was born circa 1786 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Heir - named as*27 January 1812Mary was named as an heir on 27 January 1812 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Leah Mears, wife of Robert; Rachel Tignal, widow of Dennis; Mary Beach, Levin Beach, James Beach and Caty and Peggy Beach, children of Frederick Beach, are the only heirs of John Beach, dec'd, a soldier in the 9th Virginia Regiment on Continential Establishment in the Rev. War. (NOTE: Since they were not specifically named as children of John Beach, they were probably his siblings and since the children of Frederick Beach were listed, he was probably dec'd by this time.)1 

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 10 (heirs of John Beach, dec'd).

Levin Beach1

M, b. circa 1788
FatherFrederick Beach b. c 1760
MotherLeah Mears b. c 1764
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited19 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1788Levin was born circa 1788 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Heir - named as*27 January 1812Levin was named as an heir on 27 January 1812 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Leah Mears, wife of Robert; Rachel Tignal, widow of Dennis; Mary Beach, Levin Beach, James Beach and Caty and Peggy Beach, children of Frederick Beach, are the only heirs of John Beach, dec'd, a soldier in the 9th Virginia Regiment on Continential Establishment in the Rev. War. (NOTE: Since they were not specifically named as children of John Beach, they were probably his siblings and since the children of Frederick Beach were listed, he was probably dec'd by this time.)1 

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 10 (heirs of John Beach, dec'd).

James Beach1

M, b. circa 1790
FatherFrederick Beach b. c 1760
MotherLeah Mears b. c 1764
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited19 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1790James was born circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Heir - named as*27 January 1812James was named as an heir on 27 January 1812 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Leah Mears, wife of Robert; Rachel Tignal, widow of Dennis; Mary Beach, Levin Beach, James Beach and Caty and Peggy Beach, children of Frederick Beach, are the only heirs of John Beach, dec'd, a soldier in the 9th Virginia Regiment on Continential Establishment in the Rev. War. (NOTE: Since they were not specifically named as children of John Beach, they were probably his siblings and since the children of Frederick Beach were listed, he was probably dec'd by this time.)1 

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 10 (heirs of John Beach, dec'd).

Caty Beach1

F, b. circa 1792
FatherFrederick Beach b. c 1760
MotherLeah Mears b. c 1764
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited19 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1792Caty was born circa 1792 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Heir - named as*27 January 1812Caty was named as an heir on 27 January 1812 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Leah Mears, wife of Robert; Rachel Tignal, widow of Dennis; Mary Beach, Levin Beach, James Beach and Caty and Peggy Beach, children of Frederick Beach, are the only heirs of John Beach, dec'd, a soldier in the 9th Virginia Regiment on Continential Establishment in the Rev. War. (NOTE: Since they were not specifically named as children of John Beach, they were probably his siblings and since the children of Frederick Beach were listed, he was probably dec'd by this time.)1 

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 10 (heirs of John Beach, dec'd).

Peggy Beach1

F, b. circa 1794
FatherFrederick Beach b. c 1760
MotherLeah Mears b. c 1764
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited19 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1794Peggy was born circa 1794 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Heir - named as*27 January 1812Peggy was named as an heir on 27 January 1812 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 10 (heirs of John Beach, dec'd).

John Ashby (carpenter)1

M, b. circa 1734, d. before 1 February 1792
FatherEzekiel Ashby I b. c 1711, d. b 24 Apr 1764
MotherSarah (-----) b. c 1712, d. b 28 Oct 1795
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited26 Sep 2017
Birth*circa 1734John was born circa 1734 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1754He married Rachel Beach, daughter of Samuel Beach III and Sarah (-----), circa 1754.2 
Tax list*25 October 1763John Ashby (carpenter) was on the tax list on 25 October 1763 at Accomack Co, VA. James Twiford added himself with John Ashby, William Welsh, George Hinman to the tithables in Accomack Parish; Twiford added Negroes Arthur, Jacob and Leander and 110 acres in St George Parish.3 
Will - Father's*16 March 1764John was named in his father's will on 16 March 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son John Ashby in the will of Ezekiel Ashby, wife Sarah. He and his brother William were Extrs. and his brother William was named as heir at law at probate..1 
Court - defendant*25 June 1765He was a defendant in a court case on 25 June 1765 at Accomack Co, VA. Isaac Smith and Tully Robinson Wise reported that John Ashby had not finished the “prize” house for the inspectors at Pungoteague Warehouse according to agreement. Unless he did so by next court, his bond would be put in suit.4 
Court - name in stat*31 March 1767He was named in a statement that was recorded in court records on 31 March 1767 at Accomack Co, VA. It was certified that Tully Robinson Wise and Isaac Smith agreed to pay £59:18:00 to John Ashby for building the prize house (for packing tobacco) at Pungoteague; it was reported sufficiently done by Clement Parker, Joachim Michael Bonwell and James Twiford last August.5 
Bound To*31 May 1768He had a child bound to him on 31 May 1768 at Accomack Co, VA. The churchwardens of St George Parish bound Henry Lewis to John Ashby till lawful age to learn the trade of carpenter.6 
Administrator*29 March 1769John was named as administrator of an estate on 29 March 1769 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William Ashby was granted to John Ashby with Zorobabel Rodgers security.7 
Will*16 January 1792He made a will on 16 January 1792 at Accomack Co, VA. To wife Rachel that part of my land I bought of Elisha Mears for life, negroes &c. then personal property to be divided between all my children, John, Sam, Ezekiel, William, David, Elizabeth Ashby & Sally Aimes. To son John all the lands that joins the land of Francis Downing, and the land I lent his mother after her deceased To sons Sam Ashby & Ezekiel Ashby the remaining part of my land to be divided between them. Sally Aimes, William Ashby, David Ashby & Elizabeth Ashby residual legatees. John Ashby Exr. Witt: Elisha Mears, Fenwick Fisher, David Ashby..2 
Death*before 1 February 1792John died before 1 February 1792 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved..2 
Will - Brother's*9 January 1796John was named in his brother's will on 9 January 1796 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will David Ashby named: David Ashby, son of John Ashby; George Ashby, son of George Ashby; Luther Mears, son of Elisha Mears; Ezekiel Ashby, John Ashby, William Ashby, Samuel Ashby, Ezekiel Beach, and sister Susanna Ashby.8 
Land cause*15 May 1797He was named in a land cause on 15 May 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. Aminidab Seekright (made up name), lessee of Ezekiel Beach, Robert Savage & Tamer, his wife, James Ashby & Susannah Ashby by John Wise, their attorney, vs Ferdinando Dreadnaught (made up name) Ejectment Proceedings. That Ezekiel Ashby was in his lifetime and at his death seized in his demesne as of fee of and in the lands & appurtenances in the declaration mentioned, which were contiguous to other lands of the said Ezekiel, and being so seized on the ____ day of ____ 1764 made his last will & testament; that on or about the 15 Apr. 1764 the said Ezekiel Ashby died without having altered said will, which said will was probated 24 Apr. 1764; that the aforesaid Ezekiel Ashby died possessed of several slaves & personal estate including the legacies in his said will mentioned to amount of £370:7:8 1/2 that John Ashby in the said will mentioned after the death of the said Ezekiel entered into the lands in question and was thereof seized at the time of his death; that William Ashby was the eldest son and heir at law of the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the said William Ashby died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1767 intestate and without issue; that John Ashby aforesaid was the second son of the said Ezekiel Ashby and heir at law of said William Ashby; that said John Ashby made his last will & testament and afterwards died without having altered said will on or about the ____ day of Jan. 1792, leaving children to-wit: John Ashby, the defendant, Sarah, Samuel, Ezekiel, William, David & Elizabeth, which said will was probated 1 Feb. 1792; that upon the death of the said John Ashby the elder, John Ashby, his son, the defendant, entered upon the lands in the declaration mentioned and became and still is possessed thereof; That the lands in the declaration mentioned are the same lands mentioned in the will of said Ezekiel Ashby and called and known by the name of Fox Ridge, and contains 70 acres, and is the same land conveyed by a certain James & Elizabeth Longo to the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the lessors of the plaintiff, to-wit: James, Tamer & Susanna, are children of the said Ezekiel Ashby and part of the children mentioned in the residuary clause of the said Ezekiel's will; that Ezekiel Beach, one other lessor of the plaintiff, is the son and only child of Mary, one other child in the said resid. clause mentioned; Sarah, one other of the children named in the said resid. clause died on the ____ day of ____ 1769, an infant, intestate & without issue; that Ezekiel, another of said children in said resid. clause mentioned, died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, having first made his last will & testament, which was probated 30 Jan. 1797; That afterwards, to-wit: on or about the ____ Jan. 1796, David Ashby, one other of the said children in the said resid. clause mentioned, died having first made and published his last will & testament, which said will was probated 25 Jan. 1796; that George Ashby, one of the sons of Ezekiel Ashby the elder died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, after having made his last will & testament, which was probated 23 Feb. 1795; that Sarah Ashby, widow of Ezekiel the elder, & mentioned in said will, died intestate and without having married a second time on or about the ____ day of ____ 1795, leaving property of her own acquiring after the death of the said Ezekiel her husband, and of the estate of said Ezekiel Ashby bequeathed to her by his said will during life or widowhood, to amount of $114:8:5 &c.9 
Rev War Vet relative*27 September 1831He was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 27 September 1831 at Accomack Co, VA. The heirs of David Ashby, who served in the Rev. War and died without issue, and of James Ashby who also served in the Rev. War and has not been heard from for the last 15-20 years, where recorded. They left brothers & sisters as follows: (A) John Ashby, (B) Molly Ashby and (C) Tamar Ashby. (A) John Ashby left 5 children: (1) John Ashby, (2) Sally Ashby, (3) Samuel Ashby, (4) Ezekiel Ashby & (5) Elizabeth Ashby. (1) John Ashby died leaving Smith Ashby and Sally Floyd, wife of Thomas, his only heirs at law; (2) Sally Ashby married Jesse Ames and died leaving three children: John A. Ames, Thomas Ames and Jesse Ames; the said Jesse is dead and left three children: Emily Ames, Georgianna Ames and Virginia Margaret Ames; (3) Samuel Ashby, dec'd, left 4 children: Juliet Robins, wife of Arthur, Elizabeth Mears, widow of William, Levi Ashby and Mary Ashby; (4) Ezekiel Ashby died leaving four children: Margaret Ashby, Elizabeth Ashby, Washburn Ashby and David Ashby; and (5) Elizabeth Mears, dec'd, left 3 children: William D. Mears, Sally Mears, & Elizabeth Mears. (B) Molly Ashby married William Beach and both died leaving Ezekiel Beach their only child; the said Ezekiel Beach died leaving one child: Molly Beach who married Littleton Willis; the said Molly Willis is dead leaving Elizabeth Willis her only heir at law. (C) Tamor Ashby married Robert Savage and died leaving children unknown. Said Smith Ashby, Sally Floyd, John A. Ames, Thomas Ames, Emily Ames, Georgianna Ames, Virginia M. Ames, Juliet Robins, Elizbeth Mears, Levi Ashby, Mary Ashby, Margaret Ashby, Ezekiel Ashby, Washburn Ashby, David Ashby, William D. Mears, Polly(sic) Mears, Elizabeth Mears, Elizabeth Willis and the children of Tamar and Robert Savage are the only heirs at law of David and James Ashby, both of whom were soldiers in the Army of the Rev. War.10 
Rev War heirs named*26 May 1834John's heirs were named on 26 May 1834 at Accomack Co, VA. John Ashby dec'd left at his death the following children: (1) John, (2) Sally, (3) Samuel, (4) Ezekiel, (5) David and (6) Elizabeth Ashby. Said (1) John Ashby the younger died leaving three children: William Asbhby, Smith Ashby and Sally Floyd wife of Thomas Floyd; said William Ashby is dead without issue and said Smith Ashby and Sally Floyd are living. (2) Sally Ashby, daughter of John, married Jesse Ames and has since died leaving three children: John A. Ames, Thomas H. Ames and Jesse Ames the younger; the said Thomas H. Ames is dead leaving Norvilla Ames, Edward Thomas Ames and John A. Ames his only children; said Jesse Ames the younger is dead leaving Emily A. Ames, Virginia M. Ames and Georgianna C. Ames his only children. (3) Samuel Ashby, son of John, is dead leaving three children; Julia wife of Arthur Robins, Elizabeth widow of William Mears, Levi Ashby and other children whose names are unknown. (4) Ezekiel Ashby is dead without issue. (6) Elizabeth Ashby, daughter of John, is dead leaving children whose names are unknown.11 
Rev War heirs named29 November 1844John's heirs were named on 29 November 1844 at Accomack Co, VA. John Ashby, who was reputed to be an officer in the Rev. War, died intestate; his only heirs a law are Margaret Ashby and Sally Ashby (heirs of Smith Ashby), Sally Floyd's (heirs), Juliet Robbins, Elizabeth Savage, Lovey Ashby, Rachel Norworthy, Mary Fox, Ezekiel Ashby, Washburn Ashby, Margaret Rayfield, David Ashby's heirs, Elizabeth Ashby, Norvilla Ames, Edward Ames, Geogianna Ames, John E. Ames, Benjamin T. Ames, Mary Ames, Sally E. Mears and Elizabeth Mears.12 

Family

Rachel Beach b. c 1738, d. b 29 Jun 1795
Marriage*circa 1754He married Rachel Beach, daughter of Samuel Beach III and Sarah (-----), circa 1754.2 
Children 1.Ezekiel (of John) Ashby+ b. c 1758, d. b 27 Sep 1831
 2.William (of Jno of Ezekiel) Ashby b. c 1760, d. b 30 Oct 1797
 3.David Ashby b. c 1762, d. b 24 Feb 1823
 4.John Ashby+ b. c 1769, d. b 27 Sep 1831
 5.Sarah 'Sally' Ashby+ b. 19 Feb 1771, d. 16 Oct 1794
 6.Elizabeth Ashby+ b. c 1772, d. b 27 Sep 1831
 7.Samuel Ashby+ b. c 1774, d. b 27 Sep 1831

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 219 (will of Ezekiel Ashby, wife Sarah).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 394 (will of John Ashby, wife Rachel).
  3. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 498 (25 Oct 1763 Court).
  4. [S2313] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1764-1765, Volume 20, p. 134 (25 June 1765).
  5. [S2314] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1765-1769, Volumes 21, 22, 23, p. 103 (31 Mar 1767 Court).
  6. [S2314] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1765-1769, Volumes 21, 22, 23, p. 211 (31 May 1768 Court).
  7. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 232 (adm of William Ashby to John Ashby).
  8. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 432 (will of David Ashby).
  9. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 62 (Lessee of Ezekiel Beach &c in ejectment proceedings).
  10. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 27 (heirs of David & James Ashby, who served in the Rev. War).
  11. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 51 (heirs of John Ashby dec'd).
  12. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 65 (heirs of John Ashby dec'd).

Ezekiel Ashby I

M, b. circa 1711, d. before 24 April 1764
FatherWashbourne (23) Ashby1 b. c 1689
MotherMary Johnson1 b. c 1671
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited17 Aug 2019
Birth*circa 1711Ezekiel was born circa 1711 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1730He married Sarah (-----) circa 1730 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Land bought*3 June 1735Ezekiel Ashby I bought land on 3 June 1735 at tract A39, between Melfa & Keller, Accomack Co, VA. A power of attorney from James Longo to Washburn Ashby was proved by the oaths of Daniel Rogers and Josiah Johnson. By virtue of the above power of attorney, Washburn Ashby acknowledged a deed from James Longo to Ezekiel Ashby. Whitelaw shows that in 1735 James Longo sold his 70 acres of this tract to Ezekiel Ashby, and the next year Elizabeth Longo sold her part to the same buyer, who thus became the owner of the eastern two-thirds. In 1764 Ashby (wife Sarah) left to his sons John and William, and while it was not traced further, Ashbys continued to live in this vicinity for a long while afterwards.2,3 
Will - Uncle's*14 August 1738Ezekiel was named in his uncle's will on 14 August 1738 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Obedience Johnson named friends Holloway Bunting, Dingly Gray and Ezekiel Ashby to appraise and divide my estate. Ezekiel Ashby, Spencer Johnson & John Roberts were witnesses.4 
Will - Witnessed*18 December 1742Ezekiel witnessed a will on 18 December 1742 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Rowland Savage, Ezekiel Ashby and Joseph Huff witnessed the will of Henry Willis.5 
Appraiser*27 June 1749Ezekiel was named as an appraiser of an estate on 27 June 1749 at Accomack Co, VA. Isabella Willis (widow/exr. of Daniel Willis) swore to the will which was proved by the oaths of John Richardson and Anne Frances Lewis. Ordered that Robert Coleburn, Ezekiel Ashby, Richard Armitrader and Henry Armitrader (or three of them) appraise the estate.6 
Appraiser31 July 1750Ezekiel was named as an appraiser of an estate on 31 July 1750 at Accomack Co, VA. The will (exr: John Richardson) of Henry Willis (decd) was proved by Rowland Savage and Ezekiel Ashby. Ezekiel Ashby, Littleton Lecat, Thomas Meers and John Meers (or three of them) were to appraise the estate.7 
Will - Witnessed2 February 1750/51Ezekiel witnessed a will on 2 February 1750/51 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Ezekiel Ashby, William Harrison & Elizabeth James witnessed the will of Golden Fox, wife Sarah.8 
Appraiser31 March 1752Ezekiel was named as an appraiser of an estate on 31 March 1752 at Accomack Co, VA. The will of Daniel Rodgers (decd) was proved; Hannah Rodgers, James Rodgers and Zerobabel Rodgers were sworn as executors. John Darby, Ezekiel Ashby, John Dix and Luke Lucas (or three of them) were to appraise the estate.9 
Appraiser28 November 1752Ezekiel was named as an appraiser of an estate on 28 November 1752 at Accomack Co, VA. Jacob Fox (security: Thomas Johnson and Thos. Lewis) swore to the will of Golden Fox (decd) and was granted administrator with will annexed; the estate was left unadministered by the widow Sarah, since deceased. James Rodgers, Ezekiel Ashby, William Harrison and Richard Read (or three of them) were to appraise the estate.10 
Jury duty*26 November 1754He served on a jury on 26 November 1754 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Ezekiel Ashby.11 
Est audited*31 August 1757He audited an estate on 31 August 1757 at Accomack Co, VA. John Dix, Luke Lucar, Ezekiel Ashby and John Darby (or two of them) were to audit/divide the estate of Daniel Rodgers (decd).12 
Jury duty30 May 1758He served on a jury on 30 May 1758 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Ezekiel Ashby who served on a Grand Jury.13 
Appraiser25 September 1759Ezekiel was named as an appraiser of an estate on 25 September 1759 at Accomack Co, VA. The will of Hannah Scarburgh Downing was proved by Luke Lucar and William Harrison. James Rodgers (security: Luke Lucar) was granted probate. Appraisers were Ezekiel Ashby, Peter Watson, William Harrison and Elijah Addison (or three of them).14 
Appraiser28 July 1761Ezekiel was named as an appraiser of an estate on 28 July 1761 at Accomack Co, VA. The will of Richard Rodgers was proved by witnesses; heir Richard Rodgers consented. The executors qualified (security: Zorobabel Rodgers, James Twiford and William Spiers). Appraisers: James Rodgers, Jacob Stakes, Ezekiel Ashby and John Phillips (or any three).15 
Court - name in stat*29 July 1761He was named in a statement that was recorded in court records on 29 July 1761 at Accomack Co, VA. A plat map submitted by Surveyor Thomas Teackle Jr identifies property belonging to: Scarburgh, Nock, John Harman, Littleton Harman, Peter Willis, Ezekiel Ashby, Meers, Richard Turner, Yoe(sic), Joseph Clark, Richard Hill, Joseph Aimes, Henry Bayly and Waddelow near Randolph’s Branch, Beaverdam Branch and Pokomoke Creek.16 
Court - named in ord*28 September 1762He was named in a court order on 28 September 1762 at Accomack Co, VA. William Seymour petitioned that the road from the sea side to Pongoteague Church ran through his land (much to his prejudice); he asked to move the road to another part of his land. Richard Read, Henry Read, William Groten and Ezekiel Ashby (or any three) were to view the site.17 
Court - witnss event*31 May 1763He witnessed an event that was recorded in court records on 31 May 1763 at Accomack Co, VA. Indicted by the grand jury, Americus Scarburgh and Jonathan Teague admitted they were guilty of assaulting William Kellam and submitted to the court’s mercy. They were fined five shillings each, which Scarburgh paid in court; Teague was taken into custody till paying. Ezekiel Ashby attended one day to testify against Scarburgh.18 
Will*16 March 1764He made a will on 16 March 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. Wife Sarah. To son William Ashby plantation where I live. To son John Ashby my small plantation called Fox Ridge. Son George Ashby. Son James Ashby. Son David Ashby. Son Ezekiel Ashby. Daughter Mary Beech. Daughter Thamar Ashby. Daughter Sarah Ashby. Daughter Susanna Ashby. Sons William & John Exrs. Witt: James Rodgers, Peter Watson, Zerobabel Rodgers, John Beach..19 
Death*before 24 April 1764Ezekiel died before 24 April 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. The will of Ezekiel Ashby was proved by Peter Watson and John Beach. Heir William Ashby had no objections. Executors: William Ashby and John Ashby (security: James Rodgers). Appraisers: Luke Luker, Peter Watson, Zerrobabel Rodgers and Rowland Savage..19,20 
Will - Bro-Half*18 April 1766Ezekiel was named in his half-brother's will on 18 April 1766 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Obedience Parramore left all his land to the heirs of daughter Hamutual Rodgers, wife of Jackson Rodgers; for want of heirs to Richard Parramore, then to Thomas Parramore and then to James Ashby, son of Ezekiel Ashby. He left all his personal estate to the heirs of daughter Hamutual and for want of heirs to Esra Parramore, Richard Parramore, Thomas Parramore, Keziah Parramore, Bridget Parramore and James Ashby. (NOTE: It seems evident that by naming James Ashby, son of Ezekiel Ashby, along with his known Parramore nephews and nieces, that James was also a nephew, making Ezekiel his half-brother, a son of Washbourne (23) Ashby, his mother Mary Johnson’s 2nd husband.)1 
Anecdote* It seems evident that by naming James Ashby, son of Ezekiel Ashby, along with his known Parramore nephews and nieces, that James was also a nephew, making Ezekiel his half-brother, a son of Washbourne (23) Ashby, his mother Mary Johnson's 2nd husband.1 
Land cause*15 May 1797He was named in a land cause on 15 May 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. Aminidab Seekright (made up name), lessee of Ezekiel Beach, Robert Savage & Tamer, his wife, James Ashby & Susannah Ashby by John Wise, their attorney, vs Ferdinando Dreadnaught (made up name) Ejectment Proceedings. That Ezekiel Ashby was in his lifetime and at his death seized in his demesne as of fee of and in the lands & appurtenances in the declaration mentioned, which were contiguous to other lands of the said Ezekiel, and being so seized on the ____ day of ____ 1764 made his last will & testament; that on or about the 15 Apr. 1764 the said Ezekiel Ashby died without having altered said will, which said will was probated 24 Apr. 1764; that the aforesaid Ezekiel Ashby died possessed of several slaves & personal estate including the legacies in his said will mentioned to amount of £370:7:8 1/2 that John Ashby in the said will mentioned after the death of the said Ezekiel entered into the lands in question and was thereof seized at the time of his death; that William Ashby was the eldest son and heir at law of the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the said William Ashby died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1767 intestate and without issue; that John Ashby aforesaid was the second son of the said Ezekiel Ashby and heir at law of said William Ashby; that said John Ashby made his last will & testament and afterwards died without having altered said will on or about the ____ day of Jan. 1792, leaving children to-wit: John Ashby, the defendant, Sarah, Samuel, Ezekiel, William, David & Elizabeth, which said will was probated 1 Feb. 1792; that upon the death of the said John Ashby the elder, John Ashby, his son, the defendant, entered upon the lands in the declaration mentioned and became and still is possessed thereof; That the lands in the declaration mentioned are the same lands mentioned in the will of said Ezekiel Ashby and called and known by the name of Fox Ridge, and contains 70 acres, and is the same land conveyed by a certain James & Elizabeth Longo to the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the lessors of the plaintiff, to-wit: James, Tamer & Susanna, are children of the said Ezekiel Ashby and part of the children mentioned in the residuary clause of the said Ezekiel's will; that Ezekiel Beach, one other lessor of the plaintiff, is the son and only child of Mary, one other child in the said resid. clause mentioned; Sarah, one other of the children named in the said resid. clause died on the ____ day of ____ 1769, an infant, intestate & without issue; that Ezekiel, another of said children in said resid. clause mentioned, died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, having first made his last will & testament, which was probated 30 Jan. 1797; That afterwards, to-wit: on or about the ____ Jan. 1796, David Ashby, one other of the said children in the said resid. clause mentioned, died having first made and published his last will & testament, which said will was probated 25 Jan. 1796; that George Ashby, one of the sons of Ezekiel Ashby the elder died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, after having made his last will & testament, which was probated 23 Feb. 1795; that Sarah Ashby, widow of Ezekiel the elder, & mentioned in said will, died intestate and without having married a second time on or about the ____ day of ____ 1795, leaving property of her own acquiring after the death of the said Ezekiel her husband, and of the estate of said Ezekiel Ashby bequeathed to her by his said will during life or widowhood, to amount of $114:8:5 &c.21 

Family

Sarah (-----) b. c 1712, d. b 28 Oct 1795
Marriage*circa 1730He married Sarah (-----) circa 1730 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Children 1.Mary 'Molly' Ashby+ b. c 1730, d. b 15 May 1797
 2.William (of Ezekiel) Ashby b. c 1732, d. 1767
 3.John Ashby (carpenter)+ b. c 1734, d. b 1 Feb 1792
 4.James (of Ezekiel) Ashby Sr. b. c 1740, d. b 27 Sep 1831
 5.Susanna Ashby b. c 1742, d. b 26 Jun 1809
 6.David Ashby b. c 1744, d. b 25 Jan 1796
 7.Ezekiel Ashby II b. c 1746, d. 1794
 8.George (of Ezekiel) Ashby+ b. c 1748, d. 1794
 9.Sarah Ashby b. c 1750, d. 1769
 10.Thamar 'Tamar' Ashby+ b. c 1752, d. b 14 Apr 1801

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 413 (will of Obedience Parramore).
  2. [S973] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1731-1736, Volume 16, p. 264 (3 Jun 1735 Court).
  3. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 740 (tract A39).
  4. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 302 (will of Obedience Johnson).
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 156 (will of Henry Willis).
  6. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 246 (27 June 1749).
  7. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 301 (31 July 1750 Court).
  8. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 161 (will of Golden Fox).
  9. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 398 (31 Mar 1752 Court).
  10. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 435 (28 Nov 1752 Court).
  11. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 62 (26 Nov 1754 Court).
  12. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 181 (31 Aug 1757 Court).
  13. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 212 (30 Aug 1758 Court).
  14. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 266 (25 Sep 1759 Court).
  15. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 344 (28 Jul 1761 Court).
  16. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 349 (29 Jul 1761 Court).
  17. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 400 (28 Sep 1762 Court).
  18. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 452 (31 May 1763 Court).
  19. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 219 (will of Ezekiel Ashby, wife Sarah).
  20. [S2313] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1764-1765, Volume 20, p. 25 (24 Apr 1764 Court).
  21. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 62 (Lessee of Ezekiel Beach &c in ejectment proceedings).

Sarah (-----)

F, b. circa 1712, d. before 28 October 1795
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited17 Aug 2019
Birth*circa 1712Sarah was born circa 1712. 
Marriage*circa 1730She married Ezekiel Ashby I, son of Washbourne (23) Ashby and Mary Johnson, circa 1730 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Married Namecirca 1730 As of circa 1730,her married name was Ashby. 
Will - Husb's*16 March 1764Sarah was named in her husband's will on 16 March 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a wife Sarah in the will of Ezekiel Ashby..1 
Death*before 28 October 1795She died before 28 October 1795 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Sarah Ashby was granted to James Ashby Sr. with John Read security.2,3 

Family

Ezekiel Ashby I b. c 1711, d. b 24 Apr 1764
Children 1.Mary 'Molly' Ashby+ b. c 1730, d. b 15 May 1797
 2.William (of Ezekiel) Ashby b. c 1732, d. 1767
 3.John Ashby (carpenter)+ b. c 1734, d. b 1 Feb 1792
 4.James (of Ezekiel) Ashby Sr. b. c 1740, d. b 27 Sep 1831
 5.Susanna Ashby b. c 1742, d. b 26 Jun 1809
 6.David Ashby b. c 1744, d. b 25 Jan 1796
 7.Ezekiel Ashby II b. c 1746, d. 1794
 8.George (of Ezekiel) Ashby+ b. c 1748, d. 1794
 9.Sarah Ashby b. c 1750, d. 1769
 10.Thamar 'Tamar' Ashby+ b. c 1752, d. b 14 Apr 1801

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 219 (will of Ezekiel Ashby, wife Sarah).
  2. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 62 (Lessee of Ezekiel Beach &c in ejectment proceedings).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 414 (adm of Sarah Ashby to James Ashby Sr.).

George (of Ezekiel) Ashby1

M, b. circa 1748, d. 1794
FatherEzekiel Ashby I b. c 1711, d. b 24 Apr 1764
MotherSarah (-----) b. c 1712, d. b 28 Oct 1795
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited17 Nov 2015
Birth*circa 1748George was born circa 1748 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*16 March 1764George was named in his father's will on 16 March 1764 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1785He married Nancy 'Nanny' (of Rowland) Savage, daughter of Capt. Rowland (of John of Rich) Savage and Comfort (-----), circa 1785. 
Will*23 March 1794George made a will on 23 March 1794 at Accomack Co, VA. To wife Nancy personalty & negroes during her widow then to be equally divided between all my children. To sons James & George Ashby. Children James, George, Keaty Ashby & unborn child. Custis Willis Exr. Witt: Elisha Mears, David Ashby, William Groten.2 
Death*1794He died in 1794 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Will - Recorded*23 February 1795George's will was recorded on 23 February 1795 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.3,2 
Will - Brother's*9 January 1796George was named in his brother's will on 9 January 1796 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will David Ashby named: David Ashby, son of John Ashby; George Ashby, son of George Ashby; Luther Mears, son of Elisha Mears; Ezekiel Ashby, John Ashby, William Ashby, Samuel Ashby, Ezekiel Beach, and sister Susanna Ashby.4 
Deathbefore January 1798He died before January 1798 at Accomack Co, VA. Jan 1798 (Order to Audit), 24 Jan 1806 (Rec'd) - Custis Willis Extr. Cash paid John Ashby's proven account. Cash paid James Ashby for 1 day service. Auditors: Francis Savage Sr. & John Spiers.5 

Family

Nancy 'Nanny' (of Rowland) Savage b. c 1764, d. b 27 Feb 1797
Marriage*circa 1785He married Nancy 'Nanny' (of Rowland) Savage, daughter of Capt. Rowland (of John of Rich) Savage and Comfort (-----), circa 1785. 
Children 1.James (of George) Ashby2 b. c 1788
 2.George (of Geoge) Ashby4 b. c 1790
 3.Catherine 'Keaty' Ashby2 b. c 1793
 4.(unborn child) Ashby2 b. 1795

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 219 (will of Ezekiel Ashby, wife Sarah).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 424 (will of George Ashby, wife Nancy).
  3. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 62 (Lessee of Ezekiel Beach &c in ejectment proceedings).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 432 (will of David Ashby).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 14 (adm of George Ashby, Custis Willis Extr).

William (of Ezekiel) Ashby1

M, b. circa 1732, d. 1767
FatherEzekiel Ashby I b. c 1711, d. b 24 Apr 1764
MotherSarah (-----) b. c 1712, d. b 28 Oct 1795
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited24 Mar 2015
Birth*circa 1732William was born circa 1732 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*16 March 1764William was named in his father's will on 16 March 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son William Ashby in the will of Ezekiel Ashby, wife Sarah. He and his brother John were Extrs. and he was named as heir at law at probate..1 
Court - named in ord*24 April 1764He was named in a court order on 24 April 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. The will of Ezekiel Ashby was proved by Peter Watson and John Beach. Heir William Ashby had no objections. Executors: William Ashby and John Ashby (security: James Rodgers). Appraisers: Luke Luker, Peter Watson, Zerrobabel Rodgers and Rowland Savage.2 
Survey Hwy appointed*29 May 1765He was appointed a surveyor of the highways on 29 May 1765 at Accomack Co, VA. William Ashby was appointed in place of William Seymour.3 
Survey Hwy appointed27 May 1766He was appointed a surveyor of the highways on 27 May 1766 at Accomack Co, VA. Richard Read was appointed in the place of William Ashby.4 
Death*1767He died in 1767 at Accomack Co, VA.5 
Admin of estate*29 March 1769Administration of William estate was filed on 29 March 1769 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William Ashby was granted to John Ashby with Zorobabel Rodgers security.6 
Land cause*15 May 1797He was named in a land cause on 15 May 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. Aminidab Seekright (made up name), lessee of Ezekiel Beach, Robert Savage & Tamer, his wife, James Ashby & Susannah Ashby by John Wise, their attorney, vs Ferdinando Dreadnaught (made up name) Ejectment Proceedings. That Ezekiel Ashby was in his lifetime and at his death seized in his demesne as of fee of and in the lands & appurtenances in the declaration mentioned, which were contiguous to other lands of the said Ezekiel, and being so seized on the ____ day of ____ 1764 made his last will & testament; that on or about the 15 Apr. 1764 the said Ezekiel Ashby died without having altered said will, which said will was probated 24 Apr. 1764; that the aforesaid Ezekiel Ashby died possessed of several slaves & personal estate including the legacies in his said will mentioned to amount of £370:7:8 1/2 that John Ashby in the said will mentioned after the death of the said Ezekiel entered into the lands in question and was thereof seized at the time of his death; that William Ashby was the eldest son and heir at law of the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the said William Ashby died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1767 intestate and without issue; that John Ashby aforesaid was the second son of the said Ezekiel Ashby and heir at law of said William Ashby; that said John Ashby made his last will & testament and afterwards died without having altered said will on or about the ____ day of Jan. 1792, leaving children to-wit: John Ashby, the defendant, Sarah, Samuel, Ezekiel, William, David & Elizabeth, which said will was probated 1 Feb. 1792; that upon the death of the said John Ashby the elder, John Ashby, his son, the defendant, entered upon the lands in the declaration mentioned and became and still is possessed thereof; That the lands in the declaration mentioned are the same lands mentioned in the will of said Ezekiel Ashby and called and known by the name of Fox Ridge, and contains 70 acres, and is the same land conveyed by a certain James & Elizabeth Longo to the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the lessors of the plaintiff, to-wit: James, Tamer & Susanna, are children of the said Ezekiel Ashby and part of the children mentioned in the residuary clause of the said Ezekiel's will; that Ezekiel Beach, one other lessor of the plaintiff, is the son and only child of Mary, one other child in the said resid. clause mentioned; Sarah, one other of the children named in the said resid. clause died on the ____ day of ____ 1769, an infant, intestate & without issue; that Ezekiel, another of said children in said resid. clause mentioned, died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, having first made his last will & testament, which was probated 30 Jan. 1797; That afterwards, to-wit: on or about the ____ Jan. 1796, David Ashby, one other of the said children in the said resid. clause mentioned, died having first made and published his last will & testament, which said will was probated 25 Jan. 1796; that George Ashby, one of the sons of Ezekiel Ashby the elder died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, after having made his last will & testament, which was probated 23 Feb. 1795; that Sarah Ashby, widow of Ezekiel the elder, & mentioned in said will, died intestate and without having married a second time on or about the ____ day of ____ 1795, leaving property of her own acquiring after the death of the said Ezekiel her husband, and of the estate of said Ezekiel Ashby bequeathed to her by his said will during life or widowhood, to amount of $114:8:5 &c.5 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 219 (will of Ezekiel Ashby, wife Sarah).
  2. [S2313] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1764-1765, Volume 20, p. 25 (24 Apr 1764 Court).
  3. [S2313] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1764-1765, Volume 20, p. 129 (29 May 1765 Court).
  4. [S2314] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1765-1769, Volumes 21, 22, 23, p. 16 (27 May 1766 Court).
  5. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 62 (Lessee of Ezekiel Beach &c in ejectment proceedings).
  6. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 232 (adm of William Ashby to John Ashby).

Ezekiel Ashby II1

M, b. circa 1746, d. 1794
FatherEzekiel Ashby I b. c 1711, d. b 24 Apr 1764
MotherSarah (-----) b. c 1712, d. b 28 Oct 1795
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited17 Nov 2015
Birth*circa 1746Ezekiel was born circa 1746 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Bound Out*24 February 1761He was bound out on 24 February 1761 at Accomack Co, VA. Orphan Ezekiel Ashby was bound to Matthias Phillips till lawful age to learn the trade of bricklayer.2 
Will - Father's*16 March 1764Ezekiel was named in his father's will on 16 March 1764 at Accomack Co, VA.3,1 
Court - witnss event*1 August 1764He witnessed an event that was recorded in court records on 1 August 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. Witnesses for Mathias Phillips in his suit against Michael Burton (adm of Caleb Burton) were: James Arbuckle, Ezekiel Ashby and Southy Gittings (all 4 days) and William Turlington (6 days).4 
Court - defendant*30 January 1767He was a defendant in a court case on 30 January 1767 at Accomack Co, VA. Robert Ennis sued Ezekiel Ashby to pay £3:13:11 ½ (CaSa: 9 Feb 1767.)5 
Court - defendant31 March 1767He was a defendant in a court case on 31 March 1767 at Accomack Co, VA. The sheriff reported arresting Ezekiel Ashby who was sued by Robert Ennes.6 
Will*11 March 1793Ezekiel made a will on 11 March 1793 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Ezekiel Ashby and his will was partly proved 29 Apr 1795 and finally proved on 30 Jan 1797. Brother David Ashby sole (unclear) Elisha Mears. John Ashby, Samuel Ashby.7 
Will - Witnessed*4 October 1794Ezekiel witnessed a will on 4 October 1794 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Charles West and Ezekiel Ashby witnessed the will of Elizabeth Smith.8 
Death*1794He died in 1794 at Accomack Co, VA.9 
Will - Recorded*30 January 1797Ezekiel's will was recorded on 30 January 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. His will was partly proved on 29 Arp 1795 and recorded on this date.7 
Land cause*15 May 1797He was named in a land cause on 15 May 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. Aminidab Seekright (made up name), lessee of Ezekiel Beach, Robert Savage & Tamer, his wife, James Ashby & Susannah Ashby by John Wise, their attorney, vs Ferdinando Dreadnaught (made up name) Ejectment Proceedings. That Ezekiel Ashby was in his lifetime and at his death seized in his demesne as of fee of and in the lands & appurtenances in the declaration mentioned, which were contiguous to other lands of the said Ezekiel, and being so seized on the ____ day of ____ 1764 made his last will & testament; that on or about the 15 Apr. 1764 the said Ezekiel Ashby died without having altered said will, which said will was probated 24 Apr. 1764; that the aforesaid Ezekiel Ashby died possessed of several slaves & personal estate including the legacies in his said will mentioned to amount of £370:7:8 1/2 that John Ashby in the said will mentioned after the death of the said Ezekiel entered into the lands in question and was thereof seized at the time of his death; that William Ashby was the eldest son and heir at law of the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the said William Ashby died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1767 intestate and without issue; that John Ashby aforesaid was the second son of the said Ezekiel Ashby and heir at law of said William Ashby; that said John Ashby made his last will & testament and afterwards died without having altered said will on or about the ____ day of Jan. 1792, leaving children to-wit: John Ashby, the defendant, Sarah, Samuel, Ezekiel, William, David & Elizabeth, which said will was probated 1 Feb. 1792; that upon the death of the said John Ashby the elder, John Ashby, his son, the defendant, entered upon the lands in the declaration mentioned and became and still is possessed thereof; That the lands in the declaration mentioned are the same lands mentioned in the will of said Ezekiel Ashby and called and known by the name of Fox Ridge, and contains 70 acres, and is the same land conveyed by a certain James & Elizabeth Longo to the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the lessors of the plaintiff, to-wit: James, Tamer & Susanna, are children of the said Ezekiel Ashby and part of the children mentioned in the residuary clause of the said Ezekiel's will; that Ezekiel Beach, one other lessor of the plaintiff, is the son and only child of Mary, one other child in the said resid. clause mentioned; Sarah, one other of the children named in the said resid. clause died on the ____ day of ____ 1769, an infant, intestate & without issue; that Ezekiel, another of said children in said resid. clause mentioned, died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, having first made his last will & testament, which was probated 30 Jan. 1797; That afterwards, to-wit: on or about the ____ Jan. 1796, David Ashby, one other of the said children in the said resid. clause mentioned, died having first made and published his last will & testament, which said will was probated 25 Jan. 1796; that George Ashby, one of the sons of Ezekiel Ashby the elder died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, after having made his last will & testament, which was probated 23 Feb. 1795; that Sarah Ashby, widow of Ezekiel the elder, & mentioned in said will, died intestate and without having married a second time on or about the ____ day of ____ 1795, leaving property of her own acquiring after the death of the said Ezekiel her husband, and of the estate of said Ezekiel Ashby bequeathed to her by his said will during life or widowhood, to amount of $114:8:5 &c.9 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 219 (will of Ezekiel Ashby, wife Sarah).
  2. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 328 (24 Feb 1761 Court).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 152 (will of William Wise).
  4. [S2313] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1764-1765, Volume 20, p. 53 (1 Aug 1764 Court).
  5. [S2314] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1765-1769, Volumes 21, 22, 23, p. 93 (30 Jan 1767 Court).
  6. [S2314] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1765-1769, Volumes 21, 22, 23, p. 102 (31 Mar 1767 Court).
  7. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 444 (will of Ezekiel Ashby).
  8. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 425 (will of Elizabeth Smith).
  9. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 62 (Lessee of Ezekiel Beach &c in ejectment proceedings).

Thamar 'Tamar' Ashby1

F, b. circa 1752, d. before 14 April 1801
FatherEzekiel Ashby I b. c 1711, d. b 24 Apr 1764
MotherSarah (-----) b. c 1712, d. b 28 Oct 1795
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited27 May 2016
Birth*circa 1752Thamar was born circa 1752 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*16 March 1764Thamar was named in her father's will on 16 March 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Thamar Ashby in the will of Ezekiel Ashby, wife Sarah..1 
Marriage*circa 1770She married Robert (of John of Rich) Savage, son of John (of Richard) Savage and Rachel Harmon, circa 1770.2 
Married Namecirca 1770 As of circa 1770,her married name was Savage. 
Land cause*15 May 1797Thamar 'Tamar' Ashby was named in a land cause on 15 May 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. Aminidab Seekright (made up name), lessee of Ezekiel Beach, Robert Savage & Tamer, his wife, James Ashby & Susannah Ashby by John Wise, their attorney, vs Ferdinando Dreadnaught (made up name) Ejectment Proceedings. That Ezekiel Ashby was in his lifetime and at his death seized in his demesne as of fee of and in the lands & appurtenances in the declaration mentioned, which were contiguous to other lands of the said Ezekiel, and being so seized on the ____ day of ____ 1764 made his last will & testament; that on or about the 15 Apr. 1764 the said Ezekiel Ashby died without having altered said will, which said will was probated 24 Apr. 1764; that the aforesaid Ezekiel Ashby died possessed of several slaves & personal estate including the legacies in his said will mentioned to amount of £370:7:8 1/2 that John Ashby in the said will mentioned after the death of the said Ezekiel entered into the lands in question and was thereof seized at the time of his death; that William Ashby was the eldest son and heir at law of the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the said William Ashby died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1767 intestate and without issue; that John Ashby aforesaid was the second son of the said Ezekiel Ashby and heir at law of said William Ashby; that said John Ashby made his last will & testament and afterwards died without having altered said will on or about the ____ day of Jan. 1792, leaving children to-wit: John Ashby, the defendant, Sarah, Samuel, Ezekiel, William, David & Elizabeth, which said will was probated 1 Feb. 1792; that upon the death of the said John Ashby the elder, John Ashby, his son, the defendant, entered upon the lands in the declaration mentioned and became and still is possessed thereof; That the lands in the declaration mentioned are the same lands mentioned in the will of said Ezekiel Ashby and called and known by the name of Fox Ridge, and contains 70 acres, and is the same land conveyed by a certain James & Elizabeth Longo to the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the lessors of the plaintiff, to-wit: James, Tamer & Susanna, are children of the said Ezekiel Ashby and part of the children mentioned in the residuary clause of the said Ezekiel's will; that Ezekiel Beach, one other lessor of the plaintiff, is the son and only child of Mary, one other child in the said resid. clause mentioned; Sarah, one other of the children named in the said resid. clause died on the ____ day of ____ 1769, an infant, intestate & without issue; that Ezekiel, another of said children in said resid. clause mentioned, died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, having first made his last will & testament, which was probated 30 Jan. 1797; That afterwards, to-wit: on or about the ____ Jan. 1796, David Ashby, one other of the said children in the said resid. clause mentioned, died having first made and published his last will & testament, which said will was probated 25 Jan. 1796; that George Ashby, one of the sons of Ezekiel Ashby the elder died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, after having made his last will & testament, which was probated 23 Feb. 1795; that Sarah Ashby, widow of Ezekiel the elder, & mentioned in said will, died intestate and without having married a second time on or about the ____ day of ____ 1795, leaving property of her own acquiring after the death of the said Ezekiel her husband, and of the estate of said Ezekiel Ashby bequeathed to her by his said will during life or widowhood, to amount of $114:8:5 &c.3 
Death*before 14 April 1801She died before 14 April 1801 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Tamar Savage was granted to William Savage. Appraisers: Kendall Addison, Mathew Floyd, Seth Heath and James Heath. Inventory and Appraisement taken on 16 Apr 1801. Account of Sales, Audit and Settlement. "Her part of Robert Savage's estate." William Savage administrator. Recorded 10 Sep 1804.4 
Rev War Vet relative*27 September 1831She was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 27 September 1831 at Accomack Co, VA. The heirs of David Ashby, who served in the Rev. War and died without issue, and of James Ashby who also served in the Rev. War and has not been heard from for the last 15-20 years, where recorded. They left brothers & sisters as follows: (A) John Ashby, (B) Molly Ashby and (C) Tamar Ashby. (A) John Ashby left 5 children: (1) John Ashby, (2) Sally Ashby, (3) Samuel Ashby, (4) Ezekiel Ashby & (5) Elizabeth Ashby. (1) John Ashby died leaving Smith Ashby and Sally Floyd, wife of Thomas, his only heirs at law; (2) Sally Ashby married Jesse Ames and died leaving three children: John A. Ames, Thomas Ames and Jesse Ames; the said Jesse is dead and left three children: Emily Ames, Georgianna Ames and Virginia Margaret Ames; (3) Samuel Ashby, dec'd, left 4 children: Juliet Robins, wife of Arthur, Elizabeth Mears, widow of William, Levi Ashby and Mary Ashby; (4) Ezekiel Ashby died leaving four children: Margaret Ashby, Elizabeth Ashby, Washburn Ashby and David Ashby; and (5) Elizabeth Mears, dec'd, left 3 children: William D. Mears, Sally Mears, & Elizabeth Mears. (B) Molly Ashby married William Beach and both died leaving Ezekiel Beach their only child; the said Ezekiel Beach died leaving one child: Molly Beach who married Littleton Willis; the said Molly Willis is dead leaving Elizabeth Willis her only heir at law. (C) Tamor Ashby married Robert Savage and died leaving children unknown. Said Smith Ashby, Sally Floyd, John A. Ames, Thomas Ames, Emily Ames, Georgianna Ames, Virginia M. Ames, Juliet Robins, Elizbeth Mears, Levi Ashby, Mary Ashby, Margaret Ashby, Ezekiel Ashby, Washburn Ashby, David Ashby, William D. Mears, Polly(sic) Mears, Elizabeth Mears, Elizabeth Willis and the children of Tamar and Robert Savage are the only heirs at law of David and James Ashby, both of whom were soldiers in the Army of the Rev. War.2 
Rev War Vet relativecirca March 1834She was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran circa March 1834 at Northampton Co, VA. William Savage Sr., Betsey Savage & Mary Drummond are the only heirs-at-law of Thamar Savage, formerly Thamar Ashby.5 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 219 (will of Ezekiel Ashby, wife Sarah).
  2. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 27 (heirs of David & James Ashby, who served in the Rev. War).
  3. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 62 (Lessee of Ezekiel Beach &c in ejectment proceedings).
  4. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 227 (adm of Tamar Savage to William Savage).
  5. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 104 (heirs of Thamar Savage, formerly Thamar Ashby dec'd).
  6. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 9 (David Ashby heirs named).

Sarah Ashby1

F, b. circa 1750, d. 1769
FatherEzekiel Ashby I b. c 1711, d. b 24 Apr 1764
MotherSarah (-----) b. c 1712, d. b 28 Oct 1795
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited24 Mar 2015
Birth*circa 1750Sarah was born circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*16 March 1764Sarah was named in her father's will on 16 March 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Sarah Ashby in the will of Ezekiel Ashby, wife Sarah..1 
Death*1769She died in 1769 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Land cause*15 May 1797She was named in a land cause on 15 May 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. Aminidab Seekright (made up name), lessee of Ezekiel Beach, Robert Savage & Tamer, his wife, James Ashby & Susannah Ashby by John Wise, their attorney, vs Ferdinando Dreadnaught (made up name) Ejectment Proceedings. That Ezekiel Ashby was in his lifetime and at his death seized in his demesne as of fee of and in the lands & appurtenances in the declaration mentioned, which were contiguous to other lands of the said Ezekiel, and being so seized on the ____ day of ____ 1764 made his last will & testament; that on or about the 15 Apr. 1764 the said Ezekiel Ashby died without having altered said will, which said will was probated 24 Apr. 1764; that the aforesaid Ezekiel Ashby died possessed of several slaves & personal estate including the legacies in his said will mentioned to amount of £370:7:8 1/2 that John Ashby in the said will mentioned after the death of the said Ezekiel entered into the lands in question and was thereof seized at the time of his death; that William Ashby was the eldest son and heir at law of the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the said William Ashby died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1767 intestate and without issue; that John Ashby aforesaid was the second son of the said Ezekiel Ashby and heir at law of said William Ashby; that said John Ashby made his last will & testament and afterwards died without having altered said will on or about the ____ day of Jan. 1792, leaving children to-wit: John Ashby, the defendant, Sarah, Samuel, Ezekiel, William, David & Elizabeth, which said will was probated 1 Feb. 1792; that upon the death of the said John Ashby the elder, John Ashby, his son, the defendant, entered upon the lands in the declaration mentioned and became and still is possessed thereof; That the lands in the declaration mentioned are the same lands mentioned in the will of said Ezekiel Ashby and called and known by the name of Fox Ridge, and contains 70 acres, and is the same land conveyed by a certain James & Elizabeth Longo to the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the lessors of the plaintiff, to-wit: James, Tamer & Susanna, are children of the said Ezekiel Ashby and part of the children mentioned in the residuary clause of the said Ezekiel's will; that Ezekiel Beach, one other lessor of the plaintiff, is the son and only child of Mary, one other child in the said resid. clause mentioned; Sarah, one other of the children named in the said resid. clause died on the ____ day of ____ 1769, an infant, intestate & without issue; that Ezekiel, another of said children in said resid. clause mentioned, died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, having first made his last will & testament, which was probated 30 Jan. 1797; That afterwards, to-wit: on or about the ____ Jan. 1796, David Ashby, one other of the said children in the said resid. clause mentioned, died having first made and published his last will & testament, which said will was probated 25 Jan. 1796; that George Ashby, one of the sons of Ezekiel Ashby the elder died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, after having made his last will & testament, which was probated 23 Feb. 1795; that Sarah Ashby, widow of Ezekiel the elder, & mentioned in said will, died intestate and without having married a second time on or about the ____ day of ____ 1795, leaving property of her own acquiring after the death of the said Ezekiel her husband, and of the estate of said Ezekiel Ashby bequeathed to her by his said will during life or widowhood, to amount of $114:8:5 &c.2 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 219 (will of Ezekiel Ashby, wife Sarah).
  2. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 62 (Lessee of Ezekiel Beach &c in ejectment proceedings).

Susanna Ashby1

F, b. circa 1742, d. before 26 June 1809
FatherEzekiel Ashby I b. c 1711, d. b 24 Apr 1764
MotherSarah (-----) b. c 1712, d. b 28 Oct 1795
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited23 Mar 2015
Birth*circa 1742Susanna was born circa 1742 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*16 March 1764Susanna was named in her father's will on 16 March 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Susanna Ashby in the will of Ezekiel Ashby, wife Sarah..1 
Will - Brother's*9 January 1796Susanna was named in her brother's will on 9 January 1796 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will David Ashby named: David Ashby, son of John Ashby; George Ashby, son of George Ashby; Luther Mears, son of Elisha Mears; Ezekiel Ashby, John Ashby, William Ashby, Samuel Ashby, Ezekiel Beach, and sister Susanna Ashby.2 
Land cause*15 May 1797She was named in a land cause on 15 May 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. Aminidab Seekright (made up name), lessee of Ezekiel Beach, Robert Savage & Tamer, his wife, James Ashby & Susannah Ashby by John Wise, their attorney, vs Ferdinando Dreadnaught (made up name) Ejectment Proceedings. That Ezekiel Ashby was in his lifetime and at his death seized in his demesne as of fee of and in the lands & appurtenances in the declaration mentioned, which were contiguous to other lands of the said Ezekiel, and being so seized on the ____ day of ____ 1764 made his last will & testament; that on or about the 15 Apr. 1764 the said Ezekiel Ashby died without having altered said will, which said will was probated 24 Apr. 1764; that the aforesaid Ezekiel Ashby died possessed of several slaves & personal estate including the legacies in his said will mentioned to amount of £370:7:8 1/2 that John Ashby in the said will mentioned after the death of the said Ezekiel entered into the lands in question and was thereof seized at the time of his death; that William Ashby was the eldest son and heir at law of the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the said William Ashby died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1767 intestate and without issue; that John Ashby aforesaid was the second son of the said Ezekiel Ashby and heir at law of said William Ashby; that said John Ashby made his last will & testament and afterwards died without having altered said will on or about the ____ day of Jan. 1792, leaving children to-wit: John Ashby, the defendant, Sarah, Samuel, Ezekiel, William, David & Elizabeth, which said will was probated 1 Feb. 1792; that upon the death of the said John Ashby the elder, John Ashby, his son, the defendant, entered upon the lands in the declaration mentioned and became and still is possessed thereof; That the lands in the declaration mentioned are the same lands mentioned in the will of said Ezekiel Ashby and called and known by the name of Fox Ridge, and contains 70 acres, and is the same land conveyed by a certain James & Elizabeth Longo to the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the lessors of the plaintiff, to-wit: James, Tamer & Susanna, are children of the said Ezekiel Ashby and part of the children mentioned in the residuary clause of the said Ezekiel's will; that Ezekiel Beach, one other lessor of the plaintiff, is the son and only child of Mary, one other child in the said resid. clause mentioned; Sarah, one other of the children named in the said resid. clause died on the ____ day of ____ 1769, an infant, intestate & without issue; that Ezekiel, another of said children in said resid. clause mentioned, died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, having first made his last will & testament, which was probated 30 Jan. 1797; That afterwards, to-wit: on or about the ____ Jan. 1796, David Ashby, one other of the said children in the said resid. clause mentioned, died having first made and published his last will & testament, which said will was probated 25 Jan. 1796; that George Ashby, one of the sons of Ezekiel Ashby the elder died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, after having made his last will & testament, which was probated 23 Feb. 1795; that Sarah Ashby, widow of Ezekiel the elder, & mentioned in said will, died intestate and without having married a second time on or about the ____ day of ____ 1795, leaving property of her own acquiring after the death of the said Ezekiel her husband, and of the estate of said Ezekiel Ashby bequeathed to her by his said will during life or widowhood, to amount of $114:8:5 &c.3 
Will*4 May 1809She made a will on 4 May 1809 at Accomack Co, VA. William Mears of Elisha Extr. To Caty Ashby a spinning wheel after lent to Nancy Beach for 2 years & ... To Molly Beach of Ezekiel Beach ... To Catharine Beach, the daughter of Ezekiel Beach dec'd ... To Rachel Ashby & Margaret Ashby, the daughters of Samuel Ashby & Ezekiel ... To William D. Mears ... To John A. Mears, the son of Nilli (William?) Mears of Elisha ... To Thomas Coleburn a book. To Nilli (William?) Mears of Elisha the residue of my property. Witt: Luther Mears & Mary F. Mears..4 
Death*before 26 June 1809Susanna died before 26 June 1809 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that her will was proved. Prob: Robinson Savage & Joseph Heath securities..4 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 219 (will of Ezekiel Ashby, wife Sarah).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 432 (will of David Ashby).
  3. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 62 (Lessee of Ezekiel Beach &c in ejectment proceedings).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 14 (will of Susannah Ashby, Wm. Mears of Elisha Extr.).

Ezekiel (of John) Ashby1

M, b. circa 1758, d. before 27 September 1831
FatherJohn Ashby (carpenter) b. c 1734, d. b 1 Feb 1792
MotherRachel Beach b. c 1738, d. b 29 Jun 1795
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited24 Mar 2015
Birth*circa 1758Ezekiel was born circa 1758 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*16 January 1792Ezekiel was named in his father's will on 16 January 1792 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Uncle's*9 January 1796Ezekiel was named in his uncle's will on 9 January 1796 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will David Ashby named: David Ashby, son of John Ashby; George Ashby, son of George Ashby; Luther Mears, son of Elisha Mears; Ezekiel Ashby, John Ashby, William Ashby, Samuel Ashby, Ezekiel Beach, and sister Susanna Ashby.2 
Marriage*circa 1797He married Ann (-----) circa 1797. 
Will - Brother's*7 May 1797Ezekiel was named in his brother's will on 7 May 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will William Ashby named brothers John Ashby, Samuel Ashby, Ezekiel Ashby and David Ashby and a sister Elizabeth Ashby.3 
Land cause*15 May 1797He was named in a land cause on 15 May 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. Aminidab Seekright (made up name), lessee of Ezekiel Beach, Robert Savage & Tamer, his wife, James Ashby & Susannah Ashby by John Wise, their attorney, vs Ferdinando Dreadnaught (made up name) Ejectment Proceedings. That Ezekiel Ashby was in his lifetime and at his death seized in his demesne as of fee of and in the lands & appurtenances in the declaration mentioned, which were contiguous to other lands of the said Ezekiel, and being so seized on the ____ day of ____ 1764 made his last will & testament; that on or about the 15 Apr. 1764 the said Ezekiel Ashby died without having altered said will, which said will was probated 24 Apr. 1764; that the aforesaid Ezekiel Ashby died possessed of several slaves & personal estate including the legacies in his said will mentioned to amount of £370:7:8 1/2 that John Ashby in the said will mentioned after the death of the said Ezekiel entered into the lands in question and was thereof seized at the time of his death; that William Ashby was the eldest son and heir at law of the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the said William Ashby died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1767 intestate and without issue; that John Ashby aforesaid was the second son of the said Ezekiel Ashby and heir at law of said William Ashby; that said John Ashby made his last will & testament and afterwards died without having altered said will on or about the ____ day of Jan. 1792, leaving children to-wit: John Ashby, the defendant, Sarah, Samuel, Ezekiel, William, David & Elizabeth, which said will was probated 1 Feb. 1792; that upon the death of the said John Ashby the elder, John Ashby, his son, the defendant, entered upon the lands in the declaration mentioned and became and still is possessed thereof; That the lands in the declaration mentioned are the same lands mentioned in the will of said Ezekiel Ashby and called and known by the name of Fox Ridge, and contains 70 acres, and is the same land conveyed by a certain James & Elizabeth Longo to the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the lessors of the plaintiff, to-wit: James, Tamer & Susanna, are children of the said Ezekiel Ashby and part of the children mentioned in the residuary clause of the said Ezekiel's will; that Ezekiel Beach, one other lessor of the plaintiff, is the son and only child of Mary, one other child in the said resid. clause mentioned; Sarah, one other of the children named in the said resid. clause died on the ____ day of ____ 1769, an infant, intestate & without issue; that Ezekiel, another of said children in said resid. clause mentioned, died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, having first made his last will & testament, which was probated 30 Jan. 1797; That afterwards, to-wit: on or about the ____ Jan. 1796, David Ashby, one other of the said children in the said resid. clause mentioned, died having first made and published his last will & testament, which said will was probated 25 Jan. 1796; that George Ashby, one of the sons of Ezekiel Ashby the elder died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, after having made his last will & testament, which was probated 23 Feb. 1795; that Sarah Ashby, widow of Ezekiel the elder, & mentioned in said will, died intestate and without having married a second time on or about the ____ day of ____ 1795, leaving property of her own acquiring after the death of the said Ezekiel her husband, and of the estate of said Ezekiel Ashby bequeathed to her by his said will during life or widowhood, to amount of $114:8:5 &c.4 
Will - Witnessed*22 November 1799Ezekiel witnessed a will on 22 November 1799 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Nathaniel Fosque, Ezekiel Ashby and Richard Rodgers witnessed the will of William Mears of John, wife Betsy.5 
Rev War Vet relative29 January 1810He was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 29 January 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. Samuel Ashby, Ezekiel Ashby and Elizabeth, James Ashby, George Ashby, Catherine Ashby, Molly Beach, Catherine Beach, James Ashby, William Savage, Sally Jacob, John Savage, Elizabeth Savage, Rowland Savage and Mary Drummond are the heirs of David Ashby, a soldier in the 9th Va Regt. upon Continental Establishment during the Rev. War.6 
Death*before 27 September 1831He died before 27 September 1831 at Accomack Co, VA.7 
Rev War Vet relative*27 September 1831He was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 27 September 1831 at Accomack Co, VA. The heirs of David Ashby, who served in the Rev. War and died without issue, and of James Ashby who also served in the Rev. War and has not been heard from for the last 15-20 years, where recorded. They left brothers & sisters as follows: (A) John Ashby, (B) Molly Ashby and (C) Tamar Ashby. (A) John Ashby left 5 children: (1) John Ashby, (2) Sally Ashby, (3) Samuel Ashby, (4) Ezekiel Ashby & (5) Elizabeth Ashby. (1) John Ashby died leaving Smith Ashby and Sally Floyd, wife of Thomas, his only heirs at law; (2) Sally Ashby married Jesse Ames and died leaving three children: John A. Ames, Thomas Ames and Jesse Ames; the said Jesse is dead and left three children: Emily Ames, Georgianna Ames and Virginia Margaret Ames; (3) Samuel Ashby, dec'd, left 4 children: Juliet Robins, wife of Arthur, Elizabeth Mears, widow of William, Levi Ashby and Mary Ashby; (4) Ezekiel Ashby died leaving four children: Margaret Ashby, Elizabeth Ashby, Washburn Ashby and David Ashby; and (5) Elizabeth Mears, dec'd, left 3 children: William D. Mears, Sally Mears, & Elizabeth Mears. (B) Molly Ashby married William Beach and both died leaving Ezekiel Beach their only child; the said Ezekiel Beach died leaving one child: Molly Beach who married Littleton Willis; the said Molly Willis is dead leaving Elizabeth Willis her only heir at law. (C) Tamor Ashby married Robert Savage and died leaving children unknown. Said Smith Ashby, Sally Floyd, John A. Ames, Thomas Ames, Emily Ames, Georgianna Ames, Virginia M. Ames, Juliet Robins, Elizbeth Mears, Levi Ashby, Mary Ashby, Margaret Ashby, Ezekiel Ashby, Washburn Ashby, David Ashby, William D. Mears, Polly(sic) Mears, Elizabeth Mears, Elizabeth Willis and the children of Tamar and Robert Savage are the only heirs at law of David and James Ashby, both of whom were soldiers in the Army of the Rev. War.7 
Rev War Vet relative26 May 1834He was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 26 May 1834 at Accomack Co, VA. John Ashby dec'd left at his death the following children: (1) John, (2) Sally, (3) Samuel, (4) Ezekiel, (5) David and (6) Elizabeth Ashby. Said (1) John Ashby the younger died leaving three children: William Asbhby, Smith Ashby and Sally Floyd wife of Thomas Floyd; said William Ashby is dead without issue and said Smith Ashby and Sally Floyd are living. (2) Sally Ashby, daughter of John, married Jesse Ames and has since died leaving three children: John A. Ames, Thomas H. Ames and Jesse Ames the younger; the said Thomas H. Ames is dead leaving Norvilla Ames, Edward Thomas Ames and John A. Ames his only children; said Jesse Ames the younger is dead leaving Emily A. Ames, Virginia M. Ames and Georgianna C. Ames his only children. (3) Samuel Ashby, son of John, is dead leaving three children; Julia wife of Arthur Robins, Elizabeth widow of William Mears, Levi Ashby and other children whose names are unknown. (4) Ezekiel Ashby is dead without issue. (6) Elizabeth Ashby, daughter of John, is dead leaving children whose names are unknown.8 

Family

Ann (-----) b. c 1775
Marriage*circa 1797He married Ann (-----) circa 1797. 
Children 1.Elizabeth Ashby7 b. c 1802
 2.Washburn Ashby7 b. c 1804
 3.Margaret (of Ann) Ashby+7 b. c 1806
 4.David Ashby+7 b. c 1810, d. b 29 Nov 1844

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 394 (will of John Ashby, wife Rachel).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 432 (will of David Ashby).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 449 (will of William Ashby).
  4. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 62 (Lessee of Ezekiel Beach &c in ejectment proceedings).
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 463 (will of William Mears of John, wife Betsy).
  6. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 9 (David Ashby heirs named).
  7. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 27 (heirs of David & James Ashby, who served in the Rev. War).
  8. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 51 (heirs of John Ashby dec'd).

William (of Jno of Ezekiel) Ashby1

M, b. circa 1760, d. before 30 October 1797
FatherJohn Ashby (carpenter) b. c 1734, d. b 1 Feb 1792
MotherRachel Beach b. c 1738, d. b 29 Jun 1795
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited23 Mar 2015
Birth*circa 1760William was born circa 1760 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*16 January 1792William was named in his father's will on 16 January 1792 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Uncle's*9 January 1796William was named in his uncle's will on 9 January 1796 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will David Ashby named: David Ashby, son of John Ashby; George Ashby, son of George Ashby; Luther Mears, son of Elisha Mears; Ezekiel Ashby, John Ashby, William Ashby, Samuel Ashby, Ezekiel Beach, and sister Susanna Ashby.2 
Will*7 May 1797William made a will on 7 May 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. To brother John Ashby. To brother Samuel Ashby. To brother Ezekiel Ashby. To brother David Ashby. To sister Elizabeth Ashby. Brother John Ashby Exr. - Witt: Elisha Mears, Sr., Sarah Hawley, Leah Scott.3 
Land cause*15 May 1797He was named in a land cause on 15 May 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. Aminidab Seekright (made up name), lessee of Ezekiel Beach, Robert Savage & Tamer, his wife, James Ashby & Susannah Ashby by John Wise, their attorney, vs Ferdinando Dreadnaught (made up name) Ejectment Proceedings. That Ezekiel Ashby was in his lifetime and at his death seized in his demesne as of fee of and in the lands & appurtenances in the declaration mentioned, which were contiguous to other lands of the said Ezekiel, and being so seized on the ____ day of ____ 1764 made his last will & testament; that on or about the 15 Apr. 1764 the said Ezekiel Ashby died without having altered said will, which said will was probated 24 Apr. 1764; that the aforesaid Ezekiel Ashby died possessed of several slaves & personal estate including the legacies in his said will mentioned to amount of £370:7:8 1/2 that John Ashby in the said will mentioned after the death of the said Ezekiel entered into the lands in question and was thereof seized at the time of his death; that William Ashby was the eldest son and heir at law of the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the said William Ashby died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1767 intestate and without issue; that John Ashby aforesaid was the second son of the said Ezekiel Ashby and heir at law of said William Ashby; that said John Ashby made his last will & testament and afterwards died without having altered said will on or about the ____ day of Jan. 1792, leaving children to-wit: John Ashby, the defendant, Sarah, Samuel, Ezekiel, William, David & Elizabeth, which said will was probated 1 Feb. 1792; that upon the death of the said John Ashby the elder, John Ashby, his son, the defendant, entered upon the lands in the declaration mentioned and became and still is possessed thereof; That the lands in the declaration mentioned are the same lands mentioned in the will of said Ezekiel Ashby and called and known by the name of Fox Ridge, and contains 70 acres, and is the same land conveyed by a certain James & Elizabeth Longo to the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the lessors of the plaintiff, to-wit: James, Tamer & Susanna, are children of the said Ezekiel Ashby and part of the children mentioned in the residuary clause of the said Ezekiel's will; that Ezekiel Beach, one other lessor of the plaintiff, is the son and only child of Mary, one other child in the said resid. clause mentioned; Sarah, one other of the children named in the said resid. clause died on the ____ day of ____ 1769, an infant, intestate & without issue; that Ezekiel, another of said children in said resid. clause mentioned, died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, having first made his last will & testament, which was probated 30 Jan. 1797; That afterwards, to-wit: on or about the ____ Jan. 1796, David Ashby, one other of the said children in the said resid. clause mentioned, died having first made and published his last will & testament, which said will was probated 25 Jan. 1796; that George Ashby, one of the sons of Ezekiel Ashby the elder died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, after having made his last will & testament, which was probated 23 Feb. 1795; that Sarah Ashby, widow of Ezekiel the elder, & mentioned in said will, died intestate and without having married a second time on or about the ____ day of ____ 1795, leaving property of her own acquiring after the death of the said Ezekiel her husband, and of the estate of said Ezekiel Ashby bequeathed to her by his said will during life or widowhood, to amount of $114:8:5 &c.4 
Death*before 30 October 1797He died before 30 October 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.3 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 394 (will of John Ashby, wife Rachel).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 432 (will of David Ashby).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 449 (will of William Ashby).
  4. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 62 (Lessee of Ezekiel Beach &c in ejectment proceedings).

David Ashby1

M, b. circa 1762, d. before 24 February 1823
FatherJohn Ashby (carpenter) b. c 1734, d. b 1 Feb 1792
MotherRachel Beach b. c 1738, d. b 29 Jun 1795
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited23 Mar 2015
Birth*circa 1762David was born circa 1762 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*16 January 1792David was named in his father's will on 16 January 1792 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Uncle's*9 January 1796David was named in his uncle's will on 9 January 1796 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will David Ashby named: David Ashby, son of John Ashby; George Ashby, son of George Ashby; Luther Mears, son of Elisha Mears; Ezekiel Ashby, John Ashby, William Ashby, Samuel Ashby, Ezekiel Beach, and sister Susanna Ashby.2 
Will - Brother's*7 May 1797David was named in his brother's will on 7 May 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will William Ashby named brothers John Ashby, Samuel Ashby, Ezekiel Ashby and David Ashby and a sister Elizabeth Ashby.3 
Land cause*15 May 1797He was named in a land cause on 15 May 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. Aminidab Seekright (made up name), lessee of Ezekiel Beach, Robert Savage & Tamer, his wife, James Ashby & Susannah Ashby by John Wise, their attorney, vs Ferdinando Dreadnaught (made up name) Ejectment Proceedings. That Ezekiel Ashby was in his lifetime and at his death seized in his demesne as of fee of and in the lands & appurtenances in the declaration mentioned, which were contiguous to other lands of the said Ezekiel, and being so seized on the ____ day of ____ 1764 made his last will & testament; that on or about the 15 Apr. 1764 the said Ezekiel Ashby died without having altered said will, which said will was probated 24 Apr. 1764; that the aforesaid Ezekiel Ashby died possessed of several slaves & personal estate including the legacies in his said will mentioned to amount of £370:7:8 1/2 that John Ashby in the said will mentioned after the death of the said Ezekiel entered into the lands in question and was thereof seized at the time of his death; that William Ashby was the eldest son and heir at law of the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the said William Ashby died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1767 intestate and without issue; that John Ashby aforesaid was the second son of the said Ezekiel Ashby and heir at law of said William Ashby; that said John Ashby made his last will & testament and afterwards died without having altered said will on or about the ____ day of Jan. 1792, leaving children to-wit: John Ashby, the defendant, Sarah, Samuel, Ezekiel, William, David & Elizabeth, which said will was probated 1 Feb. 1792; that upon the death of the said John Ashby the elder, John Ashby, his son, the defendant, entered upon the lands in the declaration mentioned and became and still is possessed thereof; That the lands in the declaration mentioned are the same lands mentioned in the will of said Ezekiel Ashby and called and known by the name of Fox Ridge, and contains 70 acres, and is the same land conveyed by a certain James & Elizabeth Longo to the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the lessors of the plaintiff, to-wit: James, Tamer & Susanna, are children of the said Ezekiel Ashby and part of the children mentioned in the residuary clause of the said Ezekiel's will; that Ezekiel Beach, one other lessor of the plaintiff, is the son and only child of Mary, one other child in the said resid. clause mentioned; Sarah, one other of the children named in the said resid. clause died on the ____ day of ____ 1769, an infant, intestate & without issue; that Ezekiel, another of said children in said resid. clause mentioned, died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, having first made his last will & testament, which was probated 30 Jan. 1797; That afterwards, to-wit: on or about the ____ Jan. 1796, David Ashby, one other of the said children in the said resid. clause mentioned, died having first made and published his last will & testament, which said will was probated 25 Jan. 1796; that George Ashby, one of the sons of Ezekiel Ashby the elder died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, after having made his last will & testament, which was probated 23 Feb. 1795; that Sarah Ashby, widow of Ezekiel the elder, & mentioned in said will, died intestate and without having married a second time on or about the ____ day of ____ 1795, leaving property of her own acquiring after the death of the said Ezekiel her husband, and of the estate of said Ezekiel Ashby bequeathed to her by his said will during life or widowhood, to amount of $114:8:5 &c.4 
Death*before 24 February 1823He died before 24 February 1823 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of David Ashby was granted to Smith Ashby with William Smith & Thomas Floyd securities.5 
Admin of estate*24 February 1823Administration of David estate was filed on 24 February 1823 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of David Ashby was granted to Smith Ashby with William Smith & Thomas Floyd securities.5 
Est settm't*30 January 1826His estate was settled on 30 January 1826 at Accomack Co, VA. 31 Dec 1822 (Invy & Sale), 2 Dec 1823 (Audit), 30 Jan 1826 (Rec'd) - Buyers: Smith Ashby, Mrs. Ashby & William Ashby. Appraisers: Littleton Willis, George Beach & Thomas Ashby. Smith Ashby Admr. Negro Zadock dug the grave. Auditors: Littleton Willis & George Beach.6 
Rev War Vet relative*26 May 1834He was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 26 May 1834 at Accomack Co, VA. John Ashby dec'd left at his death the following children: (1) John, (2) Sally, (3) Samuel, (4) Ezekiel, (5) David and (6) Elizabeth Ashby. Said (1) John Ashby the younger died leaving three children: William Asbhby, Smith Ashby and Sally Floyd wife of Thomas Floyd; said William Ashby is dead without issue and said Smith Ashby and Sally Floyd are living. (2) Sally Ashby, daughter of John, married Jesse Ames and has since died leaving three children: John A. Ames, Thomas H. Ames and Jesse Ames the younger; the said Thomas H. Ames is dead leaving Norvilla Ames, Edward Thomas Ames and John A. Ames his only children; said Jesse Ames the younger is dead leaving Emily A. Ames, Virginia M. Ames and Georgianna C. Ames his only children. (3) Samuel Ashby, son of John, is dead leaving three children; Julia wife of Arthur Robins, Elizabeth widow of William Mears, Levi Ashby and other children whose names are unknown. (4) Ezekiel Ashby is dead without issue. (6) Elizabeth Ashby, daughter of John, is dead leaving children whose names are unknown.7 
Rev War Vet relative29 November 1844He was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 29 November 1844 at Accomack Co, VA. John Ashby, who was reputed to be an officer in the Rev. War, died intestate; his only heirs a law are Margaret Ashby and Sally Ashby (heirs of Smith Ashby), Sally Floyd's (heirs), Juliet Robbins, Elizabeth Savage, Lovey(sic) Ashby, Rachel Norworthy, Mary Fox, Ezekiel Ashby, Washburn Ashby, Margaret Rayfield, David Ashby's heirs, Elizabeth Ashby, Norvilla Ames, Edward Ames, Geogianna Ames, John E. Ames, Benjamin T. Ames, Mary Ames, Sally E. Mears and Elizabeth Mears. (NOTE: Lovey Ashby is evidently Levi Ashby.)8 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 394 (will of John Ashby, wife Rachel).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 432 (will of David Ashby).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 449 (will of William Ashby).
  4. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 62 (Lessee of Ezekiel Beach &c in ejectment proceedings).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 14 (adm of David Ashby to Smith Ashby).
  6. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 13 (settlement of David Ashby, Smith Ashby Admr).
  7. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 51 (heirs of John Ashby dec'd).
  8. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 65 (heirs of John Ashby dec'd).

Sarah 'Sally' Ashby1,2

F, b. 19 February 1771, d. 16 October 1794
FatherJohn Ashby (carpenter) b. c 1734, d. b 1 Feb 1792
MotherRachel Beach b. c 1738, d. b 29 Jun 1795
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited24 Mar 2015
Birth*19 February 1771Sarah was born on 19 February 1771 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Marriage*4 November 1790She married Jesse Ames Sr., son of Thomas Ames III and Tabitha Mears, on 4 November 1790.3 
Married Name4 November 1790 As of 4 November 1790,her married name was Ames. 
Will - Father's*16 January 1792Sarah was named in her father's will on 16 January 1792 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Sally Aimes in the will of John Ashby..1 
Death*16 October 1794She died on 16 October 1794 at age 23.3 
Land cause*15 May 1797She was named in a land cause on 15 May 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. Aminidab Seekright (made up name), lessee of Ezekiel Beach, Robert Savage & Tamer, his wife, James Ashby & Susannah Ashby by John Wise, their attorney, vs Ferdinando Dreadnaught (made up name) Ejectment Proceedings. That Ezekiel Ashby was in his lifetime and at his death seized in his demesne as of fee of and in the lands & appurtenances in the declaration mentioned, which were contiguous to other lands of the said Ezekiel, and being so seized on the ____ day of ____ 1764 made his last will & testament; that on or about the 15 Apr. 1764 the said Ezekiel Ashby died without having altered said will, which said will was probated 24 Apr. 1764; that the aforesaid Ezekiel Ashby died possessed of several slaves & personal estate including the legacies in his said will mentioned to amount of £370:7:8 1/2 that John Ashby in the said will mentioned after the death of the said Ezekiel entered into the lands in question and was thereof seized at the time of his death; that William Ashby was the eldest son and heir at law of the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the said William Ashby died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1767 intestate and without issue; that John Ashby aforesaid was the second son of the said Ezekiel Ashby and heir at law of said William Ashby; that said John Ashby made his last will & testament and afterwards died without having altered said will on or about the ____ day of Jan. 1792, leaving children to-wit: John Ashby, the defendant, Sarah, Samuel, Ezekiel, William, David & Elizabeth, which said will was probated 1 Feb. 1792; that upon the death of the said John Ashby the elder, John Ashby, his son, the defendant, entered upon the lands in the declaration mentioned and became and still is possessed thereof; That the lands in the declaration mentioned are the same lands mentioned in the will of said Ezekiel Ashby and called and known by the name of Fox Ridge, and contains 70 acres, and is the same land conveyed by a certain James & Elizabeth Longo to the said Ezekiel Ashby; that the lessors of the plaintiff, to-wit: James, Tamer & Susanna, are children of the said Ezekiel Ashby and part of the children mentioned in the residuary clause of the said Ezekiel's will; that Ezekiel Beach, one other lessor of the plaintiff, is the son and only child of Mary, one other child in the said resid. clause mentioned; Sarah, one other of the children named in the said resid. clause died on the ____ day of ____ 1769, an infant, intestate & without issue; that Ezekiel, another of said children in said resid. clause mentioned, died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, having first made his last will & testament, which was probated 30 Jan. 1797; That afterwards, to-wit: on or about the ____ Jan. 1796, David Ashby, one other of the said children in the said resid. clause mentioned, died having first made and published his last will & testament, which said will was probated 25 Jan. 1796; that George Ashby, one of the sons of Ezekiel Ashby the elder died on or about the ____ day of ____ 1794, after having made his last will & testament, which was probated 23 Feb. 1795; that Sarah Ashby, widow of Ezekiel the elder, & mentioned in said will, died intestate and without having married a second time on or about the ____ day of ____ 1795, leaving property of her own acquiring after the death of the said Ezekiel her husband, and of the estate of said Ezekiel Ashby bequeathed to her by his said will during life or widowhood, to amount of $114:8:5 &c.2 
Rev War Vet relative*27 September 1831She was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 27 September 1831 at Accomack Co, VA. The heirs of David Ashby, who served in the Rev. War and died without issue, and of James Ashby who also served in the Rev. War and has not been heard from for the last 15-20 years, where recorded. They left brothers & sisters as follows: (A) John Ashby, (B) Molly Ashby and (C) Tamar Ashby. (A) John Ashby left 5 children: (1) John Ashby, (2) Sally Ashby, (3) Samuel Ashby, (4) Ezekiel Ashby & (5) Elizabeth Ashby. (1) John Ashby died leaving Smith Ashby and Sally Floyd, wife of Thomas, his only heirs at law; (2) Sally Ashby married Jesse Ames and died leaving three children: John A. Ames, Thomas Ames and Jesse Ames; the said Jesse is dead and left three children: Emily Ames, Georgianna Ames and Virginia Margaret Ames; (3) Samuel Ashby, dec'd, left 4 children: Juliet Robins, wife of Arthur, Elizabeth Mears, widow of William, Levi Ashby and Mary Ashby; (4) Ezekiel Ashby died leaving four children: Margaret Ashby, Elizabeth Ashby, Washburn Ashby and David Ashby; and (5) Elizabeth Mears, dec'd, left 3 children: William D. Mears, Sally Mears, & Elizabeth Mears. (B) Molly Ashby married William Beach and both died leaving Ezekiel Beach their only child; the said Ezekiel Beach died leaving one child: Molly Beach who married Littleton Willis; the said Molly Willis is dead leaving Elizabeth Willis her only heir at law. (C) Tamor Ashby married Robert Savage and died leaving children unknown. Said Smith Ashby, Sally Floyd, John A. Ames, Thomas Ames, Emily Ames, Georgianna Ames, Virginia M. Ames, Juliet Robins, Elizbeth Mears, Levi Ashby, Mary Ashby, Margaret Ashby, Ezekiel Ashby, Washburn Ashby, David Ashby, William D. Mears, Polly(sic) Mears, Elizabeth Mears, Elizabeth Willis and the children of Tamar and Robert Savage are the only heirs at law of David and James Ashby, both of whom were soldiers in the Army of the Rev. War.4 
Rev War Vet relative26 May 1834She was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 26 May 1834 at Accomack Co, VA. John Ashby dec'd left at his death the following children: (1) John, (2) Sally, (3) Samuel, (4) Ezekiel, (5) David and (6) Elizabeth Ashby. Said (1) John Ashby the younger died leaving three children: William Asbhby, Smith Ashby and Sally Floyd wife of Thomas Floyd; said William Ashby is dead without issue and said Smith Ashby and Sally Floyd are living. (2) Sally Ashby, daughter of John, married Jesse Ames and has since died leaving three children: John A. Ames, Thomas H. Ames and Jesse Ames the younger; the said Thomas H. Ames is dead leaving Norvilla Ames, Edward Thomas Ames and John A. Ames his only children; said Jesse Ames the younger is dead leaving Emily A. Ames, Virginia M. Ames and Georgianna C. Ames his only children. (3) Samuel Ashby, son of John, is dead leaving three children; Julia wife of Arthur Robins, Elizabeth widow of William Mears, Levi Ashby and other children whose names are unknown. (4) Ezekiel Ashby is dead without issue. (6) Elizabeth Ashby, daughter of John, is dead leaving children whose names are unknown.5 

Family

Jesse Ames Sr. b. 24 Jul 1768, d. b 25 Nov 1833
Marriage*4 November 1790She married Jesse Ames Sr., son of Thomas Ames III and Tabitha Mears, on 4 November 1790.3 
Children 1.Jesse W. Ames+6 b. c 1791, d. b 1 Jun 1826
 2.John Ashby (or Alfred?) Ames+6 b. 8 Nov 1792, d. 6 Aug 1843
 3.Thomas Hulton Ames+6 b. c 1794, d. b 28 Jan 1833
 4.Finetta W. Ames7 b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 394 (will of John Ashby, wife Rachel).
  2. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 62 (Lessee of Ezekiel Beach &c in ejectment proceedings).
  3. [S2308] Anne (Apperson) Turlington, M.K. Miles.
  4. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 27 (heirs of David & James Ashby, who served in the Rev. War).
  5. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 51 (heirs of John Ashby dec'd).
  6. [S20] Lucy Ames Edwards, Ames, Mears and Allied Lines of Accomack County, Virginia, p. 33 (chart of Ames Family).
  7. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 5 (will of Jesse Ames Sr.).

Rachel Beach

F, b. circa 1738, d. before 29 June 1795
FatherSamuel Beach III1 b. c 1700, d. b 29 Dec 1767
MotherSarah (-----) b. c 1710
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited17 Nov 2015
Birth*circa 1738Rachel was born circa 1738 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1754She married John Ashby (carpenter), son of Ezekiel Ashby I and Sarah (-----), circa 1754.2 
Married Namecirca 1754 As of circa 1754,her married name was Ashby. 
Will - Father's*4 December 1767Rachel was named in her father's will on 4 December 1767 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Rachel Ashby and shown as a residual legatee in the will of Samuel Beech, wfie Sarah.1 
Will - Husb's*16 January 1792Rachel was named in her husband's will on 16 January 1792 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a wife Rachel in the will of John Ashby..2 
Death*before 29 June 1795She died before 29 June 1795 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Rachel Ashby was granted to John Ashby with James Spiers security.3 

Family

John Ashby (carpenter) b. c 1734, d. b 1 Feb 1792
Children 1.Ezekiel (of John) Ashby+ b. c 1758, d. b 27 Sep 1831
 2.William (of Jno of Ezekiel) Ashby b. c 1760, d. b 30 Oct 1797
 3.David Ashby b. c 1762, d. b 24 Feb 1823
 4.John Ashby+ b. c 1769, d. b 27 Sep 1831
 5.Sarah 'Sally' Ashby+ b. 19 Feb 1771, d. 16 Oct 1794
 6.Elizabeth Ashby+ b. c 1772, d. b 27 Sep 1831
 7.Samuel Ashby+ b. c 1774, d. b 27 Sep 1831

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 238 (will of Samuel Beech, wife Sarah).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 394 (will of John Ashby, wife Rachel).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 413 (adm of Rachel Ashby to John Ashby).

William D. Mears1

M, b. circa 1806
FatherWilliam (of Elisha) Mears b. c 1772, d. Dec 1834
MotherElizabeth Ashby b. c 1772, d. b 27 Sep 1831
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited20 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1806William was born circa 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Heir - named as*4 May 1809William was named as an heir on 4 May 1809 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as William D. Mears in the will of Susannah Ashby, who was evidenty his great aunt, the sister of his grandfather John Ashby..1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 14 (will of Susannah Ashby, Wm. Mears of Elisha Extr.).

John A. Mears1

M, b. circa 1808
FatherWilliam (of Elisha) Mears b. c 1772, d. Dec 1834
MotherElizabeth Ashby b. c 1772, d. b 27 Sep 1831
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited20 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1808John was born circa 1808 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Heir - named as*4 May 1809John was named as an heir on 4 May 1809 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John A. Mears, the son of William Mears of Elisha, in the will of Susannah Ashby, who was evidenty his great aunt, the sister of his grandfather John Ashby..1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 14 (will of Susannah Ashby, Wm. Mears of Elisha Extr.).

Sally E. Mears1,2

F, b. circa 1815
FatherWilliam (of Elisha) Mears b. c 1772, d. Dec 1834
MotherElizabeth Ashby b. c 1772, d. b 27 Sep 1831
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited23 Mar 2015
Birth*circa 1815Sally was born circa 1815 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Heir - named as*27 September 1831Sally was named as an heir on 27 September 1831 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that the heirs of David & James Ashby, who served in the Rev. War and died without issue, were recorded. They left brothers & sisters as follows: John Ashby, Molly Ashby and Tamar Ashby. John Ashby left 5 children: (1) John Ashby, (2) Sally Ashby, (3) Samuel Ashby, (4) Ezekiel Ashby & (5) Elizabeth Ashby (all of who had listed issue). Among them (3) Samuel Ashby, dec'd, left 4 children: Juliet Robins, wife of Arthur, Elizabeth Mears, widow of William, Levi Ashby and Mary Ashby. Also among them (5) Elizabeth Mears, dec'd, left 3 children: William D. Mears, Sally Mears, & Elizabeth Mears..3 
Rev War Vet relative*29 November 1844She was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 29 November 1844 at Accomack Co, VA. John Ashby, who was reputed to be an officer in the Rev. War, died intestate; his only heirs a law are Margaret Ashby and Sally Ashby (heirs of Smith Ashby), Sally Floyd's (heirs), Juliet Robbins, Elizabeth Savage, Lovey(sic) Ashby, Rachel Norworthy, Mary Fox, Ezekiel Ashby, Washburn Ashby, Margaret Rayfield, David Ashby's heirs, Elizabeth Ashby, Norvilla Ames, Edward Ames, Geogianna Ames, John E. Ames, Benjamin T. Ames, Mary Ames, Sally E. Mears and Elizabeth Mears. (NOTE: Lovey Ashby is evidently Levi Ashby.)2 

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 27 (heirs of David & James Ashby, who served in the Rev. War).
  2. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 65 (heirs of John Ashby dec'd).
  3. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War.

Peggy Downing

F, b. circa 1780
FatherFrancis Downing b. c 1750
Last Edited20 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1780Peggy was born circa 1780 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*before 1 June 1808She married (-----) Mears before 1 June 1808 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date and again on 25 Mar 1811 that Peggy Meers was shown as the only heir of Francis Downing, a soldier in the 9th Virginia Regt upon Continental Establishment during the Rev. War. (NOTE: She was probably not a daughter of Francis Downing but a niece or cousin of some sort.)2 
Married Namebefore 1 June 1808 As of before 1 June 1808,her married name was Mears. 

Family

(-----) Mears b. c 1775

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 27 (heirs of David & James Ashby, who served in the Rev. War).
  2. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 8 & 9 (heirs of Franics Downing).

(-----) Mears

M, b. circa 1775
Last Edited20 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1775(-----) was born circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*before 1 June 1808He married Peggy Downing, daughter of Francis Downing, before 1 June 1808 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date and again on 25 Mar 1811 that Peggy Meers was shown as the only heir of Francis Downing, a soldier in the 9th Virginia Regt upon Continental Establishment during the Rev. War. (NOTE: She was probably not a daughter of Francis Downing but a niece or cousin of some sort.)1 

Family

Peggy Downing b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 8 & 9 (heirs of Franics Downing).

Maria Holland

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited19 Feb 2008
Birth*circa 1800Maria was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*9 October 1822She married John Berry, son of John Berry (Hickman) and Mary Pettitt, on 9 October 1822 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown only as John Berry and Maria Holland. No other information was given..1 
Married Name9 October 1822 As of 9 October 1822,her married name was Berry. 

Family

John Berry b. c 1790, d. b 14 Jun 1843
Child 1.John H. Berry+ b. 1827

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

John Berry1

M, b. circa 1790, d. before 14 June 1843
FatherJohn Berry (Hickman) b. 1763, d. b 31 Jul 1843
MotherMary Pettitt b. c 1765
Last Edited25 Feb 2008
Birth*circa 1790John was born circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*9 October 1822He married Maria Holland on 9 October 1822 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown only as John Berry and Maria Holland. No other information was given..2 
Death*before 14 June 1843John died before 14 June 1843 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that the will of John Berry Sr. called for the the 3 children of my son John Berry to have $100 each. (NOTE: This propably indicates that his son John was deceased.)1 

Family

Maria Holland b. c 1800
Child 1.John H. Berry+ b. 1827

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 60 (will of John Berry Sr.).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Sally Copes1

F, b. circa 1775, d. circa 1838
FatherCharles Copes Sr.1 b. c 1740
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1752
Last Edited21 Jun 2014
Birth*circa 1775Sally was born circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Heir - named as*29 July 1835Sally was named as an heir on 29 July 1835 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Elizabeth Mears, Sally Copes and James Barnes were named as the only heirs at law of Charles Copes who served in the Rev. War..2 
Death*circa 1838Sally died circa 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. Sally Copes, who was proven in the Court on 29 Jul 1855 to be an heir at law of Charles Copes, dec'd, soldier in the Rev. War, died circa 1838 intestate, leaving Henry Copes her child and Savage Copes and Elizabeth Copes her grandchildren and only heirs at law..3 
Rev War Vet relative*28 March 1858She was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 28 March 1858 at Accomack Co, VA. Elizabeth Mears, who was proven in the Court on 29 Jul 1855 to be an heir at law of Charles Copes, dec'd, soldier in the Rev. War, died circa 1843 intestate, leaving Henry Mears her child and only heir; Sally Copes who was also proved to be one of the heirs at law of said Charles Copes, died circa 1838 intestate, leaving Henry Copes her child and Savage Copes and Elizabeth Copes her grandchildren and only heirs at law; James(sic) Barnes who was proved to be on of the heirs at law of said Charles Copes dec'd, died circa 1836 intestate and has no issue living. Elizabeth Mears, Henry Copes, Savage Copes and Elizabeth Copes are the only heirs at law of Charles Copes dec'd.1 

Family

Children 1.(s/o Sally) Copes+ b. c 1800, d. b 29 Mar 1858
 2.Henry Copes+ b. c 1806

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 79 (heirs of Charles Copes).
  2. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 56 (heirs of Charles Copes who served in the Rev. War).
  3. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 79 (heirs of Charles Copes, dec'd, soldier in the Rev. War).

(s/o Sally) Copes1

M, b. circa 1800, d. before 29 March 1858
MotherSally Copes b. c 1775, d. c 1838
Last Edited19 Jun 2014
Birth*circa 1800(s/o was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Death*before 29 March 1858(s/o died before 29 March 1858 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Children 1.Savage 'Thomas S.' Copes+ b. c 1822, d. 22 Feb 1899
 2.Elizabeth Copes b. c 1825

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 79 (heirs of Charles Copes, dec'd, soldier in the Rev. War).

Elizabeth Copes1

F, b. circa 1825
Father(s/o Sally) Copes b. c 1800, d. b 29 Mar 1858
Last Edited21 Jun 2014
Birth*circa 1825Elizabeth was born circa 1825 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Rev War Vet relative*29 March 1858She was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 29 March 1858 at Accomack Co, VA. Elizabeth Mears, who was proven in the Court on 29 Jul 1855 to be an heir at law of Charles Copes, dec'd, soldier in the Rev. War, died circa 1843 intestate, leaving Henry Mears her child and only heir; Sally Copes who was also proved to be one of the heirs at law of said Charles Copes, died circa 1838 intestate, leaving Henry Copes her child and Savage Copes and Elizabeth Copes her grandchildren and only heirs at law; James(sic) Barnes who was proved to be on of the heirs at law of said Charles Copes dec'd, died circa 1836 intestate and has no issue living. Elizabeth Mears, Henry Copes, Savage Copes and Elizabeth Copes are the only heirs at law of Charles Copes dec'd.2 

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 79 (heirs of Charles Copes, dec'd, soldier in the Rev. War).
  2. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 79 (heirs of Charles Copes).

Fanny P. Waterford

F, b. 6 March 1803, d. 6 April 1879
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
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 Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*6 March 1803Fanny was born on 6 March 1803 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*18 January 1830She married John Simpson, son of John Simpson and Anne 'Nancy' (528) West, on 18 January 1830 at Northampton Co, VA. Peter Williams was the security on the M.L.B. of John Simpson and Fanny Waterford. They were married on 21 Jan 1830 by P. Williams..2 
Married Name18 January 1830 As of 18 January 1830,her married name was Simpson. 
Census head*1850Fanny was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as Fannie Simpson the head of HH#154, age 45. Listed with her were the following Simpsons: William, age 14; Frances, age 12; and Margaret, age 16..3 
Death*6 April 1879Fanny died on 6 April 1879 at Norfolk, VA, at age 76.1 

Family

John Simpson b. c 1788, d. 1838
Children 1.John Simpson b. c 1830
 2.Margaret Simpson b. c 1834
 3.William Washington Simpson+ b. 12 Oct 1835, d. 18 Feb 1922
 4.Frances Simpson b. c 1838

Citations

  1. [S916] Naomi Gay Simpson Kight, Daughters of the American Revolution Application.
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  3. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

William Washington Simpson1

M, b. 12 October 1835, d. 18 February 1922
FatherJohn Simpson b. c 1788, d. 1838
MotherFanny P. Waterford b. 6 Mar 1803, d. 6 Apr 1879
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
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 Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*12 October 1835William was born on 12 October 1835 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Census w/mother*1850William was listed with his mother in the census of in 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as William Simpson, age 14 in HH#154 headed by Fannie Simpson, age 45..1 
Marriage*1 January 1862He married Ann Rebecca Yieldhall on 1 January 1862.2 
Death*18 February 1922William died on 18 February 1922 at Norfolk, VA, at age 86.2 

Family

Ann Rebecca Yieldhall b. 10 Sep 1840, d. 22 Nov 1908
Child 1.John Randolph Simpson+ b. 19 Sep 1864, d. 8 Sep 1953

Citations

  1. [S583] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S916] Naomi Gay Simpson Kight, Daughters of the American Revolution Application.

Frances Simpson1

F, b. circa 1838
FatherJohn Simpson b. c 1788, d. 1838
MotherFanny P. Waterford b. 6 Mar 1803, d. 6 Apr 1879
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
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 Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1838Frances was born circa 1838 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Census w/mother*1850Frances was listed with her mother in the census of in 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as Frances Simpson, age 12 in HH#154 headed by Fannie Simpson, age 45..1 

Citations

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

Margaret Simpson1

F, b. circa 1834
FatherJohn Simpson b. c 1788, d. 1838
MotherFanny P. Waterford b. 6 Mar 1803, d. 6 Apr 1879
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
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 Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1834Margaret was born circa 1834 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Census w/mother*1850Margaret was listed with her mother in the census of in 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret Simpson, age 16 in HH#154 headed by Fannie Simpson, age 45..1 

Citations

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

Elizabeth Byrd

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1800Elizabeth was born circa 1800 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*2 February 1823She married John Simpson, son of John Simpson and Anne 'Nancy' (528) West, on 2 February 1823 at Northampton Co, VA. Curtis Trehern was the security on the M.L.B. of John Simpson and Elizabeth Byrd. Litt. Usphur gives Elizabeth's age as over 22 years. They were married on 2 Feb 1823 by S. Wilmer..1 
Married Name2 February 1823 As of 2 February 1823,her married name was Simpson. 

Family

John Simpson b. c 1788, d. 1838

Citations

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

Ann Rebecca Yieldhall

F, b. 10 September 1840, d. 22 November 1908
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
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 Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*10 September 1840Ann was born on 10 September 1840 at Anne Arundel Co, MD.1 
Marriage*1 January 1862She married William Washington Simpson, son of John Simpson and Fanny P. Waterford, on 1 January 1862.1 
Married Name1 January 1862 As of 1 January 1862,her married name was Simpson. 
Death*22 November 1908Ann died on 22 November 1908 at Norfolk, VA, at age 68.1 

Family

William Washington Simpson b. 12 Oct 1835, d. 18 Feb 1922
Child 1.John Randolph Simpson+ b. 19 Sep 1864, d. 8 Sep 1953

Citations

  1. [S916] Naomi Gay Simpson Kight, Daughters of the American Revolution Application.

John Randolph Simpson1

M, b. 19 September 1864, d. 8 September 1953
FatherWilliam Washington Simpson b. 12 Oct 1835, d. 18 Feb 1922
MotherAnn Rebecca Yieldhall b. 10 Sep 1840, d. 22 Nov 1908
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
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 Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*19 September 1864John was born on 19 September 1864 at Norfolk Co, VA.1 
Marriage*5 February 1883He married Mary Lilian Backus on 5 February 1883.1 
Death*8 September 1953John died on 8 September 1953 at Virginia Beach, VA, at age 88.1 

Family

Mary Lilian Backus b. 19 Mar 1865, d. 3 Jan 1941
Child 1.Naomi Gay Simpson b. c 1885

Citations

  1. [S916] Naomi Gay Simpson Kight, Daughters of the American Revolution Application.

Mary Lilian Backus

F, b. 19 March 1865, d. 3 January 1941
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
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 Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*19 March 1865Mary was born on 19 March 1865 at Norfolk Co, VA.1 
Marriage*5 February 1883She married John Randolph Simpson, son of William Washington Simpson and Ann Rebecca Yieldhall, on 5 February 1883.1 
Married Name5 February 1883 As of 5 February 1883,her married name was Simpson. 
Death*3 January 1941Mary died on 3 January 1941 at Virginia Beach, VA, at age 75.1 

Family

John Randolph Simpson b. 19 Sep 1864, d. 8 Sep 1953
Child 1.Naomi Gay Simpson b. c 1885

Citations

  1. [S916] Naomi Gay Simpson Kight, Daughters of the American Revolution Application.

Naomi Gay Simpson1

F, b. circa 1885
FatherJohn Randolph Simpson b. 19 Sep 1864, d. 8 Sep 1953
MotherMary Lilian Backus b. 19 Mar 1865, d. 3 Jan 1941
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
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 Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1885Naomi was born circa 1885 at Norfolk Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S916] Naomi Gay Simpson Kight, Daughters of the American Revolution Application.

Jesse Watson1

M, b. 20 June 1817, d. 22 August 1854
FatherJohn (of Wm) Watson b. 14 May 1789, d. 26 Sep 1871
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Simpson b. 1785, d. 1 Apr 1840
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*20 June 1817Jesse was born on 20 June 1817 at Richland Co, OH.1 
Marriage*6 November 1843He married Mary Ann Osborne, daughter of Aaron Osborne (Osburne) and Susannah Huch, on 6 November 1843 at De Kalb Co, IN.1 
Death*22 August 1854Jesse died on 22 August 1854 at De Kalb Co, IN, at age 37.1 

Family

Mary Ann Osborne b. 30 Nov 1823, d. 22 Apr 1854
Child 1.Aaron Watson+ b. 3 Jun 1848, d. 5 Jul 1913

Citations

  1. [S917] Patricia Watson Dyson, Daughters of the American Revolution Application.

Mary Ann Osborne1

F, b. 30 November 1823, d. 22 April 1854
FatherAaron Osborne (Osburne) b. c 1800
MotherSusannah Huch b. c 1800
Last Edited11 Aug 2014
Birth*30 November 1823Mary was born on 30 November 1823 at Ohio.2 
Marriage*6 November 1843She married Jesse Watson, son of John (of Wm) Watson and Elizabeth 'Betsy' Simpson, on 6 November 1843 at De Kalb Co, IN.2 
Married Name6 November 1843 As of 6 November 1843,her married name was Watson. 
Death*22 April 1854Mary died on 22 April 1854 at De Kalb Co, IN, at age 30. 

Family

Jesse Watson b. 20 Jun 1817, d. 22 Aug 1854
Child 1.Aaron Watson+ b. 3 Jun 1848, d. 5 Jul 1913

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S917] Patricia Watson Dyson, Daughters of the American Revolution Application.

Aaron Watson1

M, b. 3 June 1848, d. 5 July 1913
FatherJesse Watson b. 20 Jun 1817, d. 22 Aug 1854
MotherMary Ann Osborne b. 30 Nov 1823, d. 22 Apr 1854
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*3 June 1848Aaron was born on 3 June 1848 at De Kalb Co, IN.1 
Marriage*24 September 1871He married Tabitha Howey, daughter of William Howey and Mary Reed, on 24 September 1871 at Allen Co, IN.1 
Death*5 July 1913Aaron died on 5 July 1913 at De Kalb Co, IN, at age 65.1 

Family

Tabitha Howey b. 11 Nov 1852, d. 6 Jan 1922
Child 1.Willard Watson+ b. Oct 1878, d. 27 Oct 1919

Citations

  1. [S917] Patricia Watson Dyson, Daughters of the American Revolution Application.

Tabitha Howey1

F, b. 11 November 1852, d. 6 January 1922
FatherWilliam Howey b. c 1825
MotherMary Reed b. c 1825
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*11 November 1852Tabitha was born on 11 November 1852 at Ashland Co, OH.2 
Marriage*24 September 1871She married Aaron Watson, son of Jesse Watson and Mary Ann Osborne, on 24 September 1871 at Allen Co, IN.2 
Married Name24 September 1871 As of 24 September 1871,her married name was Watson. 
Death*6 January 1922Tabitha died on 6 January 1922 at De Kalb Co, IN, at age 69.2 

Family

Aaron Watson b. 3 Jun 1848, d. 5 Jul 1913
Child 1.Willard Watson+ b. Oct 1878, d. 27 Oct 1919

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S917] Patricia Watson Dyson, Daughters of the American Revolution Application.

Willard Watson1

M, b. October 1878, d. 27 October 1919
FatherAaron Watson b. 3 Jun 1848, d. 5 Jul 1913
MotherTabitha Howey b. 11 Nov 1852, d. 6 Jan 1922
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*October 1878Willard was born in October 1878 at De Kalb Co, IN.1 
Marriage*2 September 1903He married Dora Pearl Ferguson, daughter of John Ferguson and Margaret Gall, on 2 September 1903 at Allen Co, IN.1 
Death*27 October 1919Willard died on 27 October 1919 at De Kalb Co, IN.1 

Family

Dora Pearl Ferguson b. 20 Jun 1882, d. 26 Jul 1918
Child 1.Elroy Watson+ b. 4 Apr 1911, d. 13 Aug 1995

Citations

  1. [S917] Patricia Watson Dyson, Daughters of the American Revolution Application.

Dora Pearl Ferguson1

F, b. 20 June 1882, d. 26 July 1918
FatherJohn Ferguson b. c 1850
MotherMargaret Gall b. c 1850
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*20 June 1882Dora was born on 20 June 1882 at Kosciusko Co, IN.2 
Marriage*2 September 1903She married Willard Watson, son of Aaron Watson and Tabitha Howey, on 2 September 1903 at Allen Co, IN.2 
Married Name2 September 1903 As of 2 September 1903,her married name was Watson. 
Death*26 July 1918Dora died on 26 July 1918 at De Kalb Co, IN, at age 36.2 

Family

Willard Watson b. Oct 1878, d. 27 Oct 1919
Child 1.Elroy Watson+ b. 4 Apr 1911, d. 13 Aug 1995

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S917] Patricia Watson Dyson, Daughters of the American Revolution Application.

Elroy Watson1

M, b. 4 April 1911, d. 13 August 1995
FatherWillard Watson b. Oct 1878, d. 27 Oct 1919
MotherDora Pearl Ferguson b. 20 Jun 1882, d. 26 Jul 1918
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*4 April 1911Elroy was born on 4 April 1911 at De Kalb Co, IN.1 
Marriage*8 December 1934He married Vera Bender, daughter of Virgie Bender and Jennie Christman, on 8 December 1934 at Wells Co, IN.1 
Death*13 August 1995Elroy died on 13 August 1995 at Wells Co, IN, at age 84.2 

Family

Vera Bender b. 18 Jan 1911, d. 1 Feb 2004
Child 1.Patricia Watson b. 3 Nov 1935

Citations

  1. [S917] Patricia Watson Dyson, Daughters of the American Revolution Application.
  2. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

Vera Bender1

F, b. 18 January 1911, d. 1 February 2004
FatherVirgie Bender b. c 1875
MotherJennie Christman b. c 1875
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*18 January 1911Vera was born on 18 January 1911 at Wells Co, IN.2 
Marriage*8 December 1934She married Elroy Watson, son of Willard Watson and Dora Pearl Ferguson, on 8 December 1934 at Wells Co, IN.2 
Married Name8 December 1934 As of 8 December 1934,her married name was Watson. 
Death*1 February 2004Vera died on 1 February 2004 at Whitley Co, IN, at age 93.1 

Family

Elroy Watson b. 4 Apr 1911, d. 13 Aug 1995
Child 1.Patricia Watson b. 3 Nov 1935

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S917] Patricia Watson Dyson, Daughters of the American Revolution Application.

Patricia Watson1

F, b. 3 November 1935
FatherElroy Watson b. 4 Apr 1911, d. 13 Aug 1995
MotherVera Bender b. 18 Jan 1911, d. 1 Feb 2004
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*3 November 1935Patricia was born on 3 November 1935 at Wells Co, IN.1 
Marriage*31 January 1954She married Robert Lewis Dyson, son of Floyd Dyson and Mildred Eads, on 31 January 1954 at Wabash Co, IN.1 
Married Name31 January 1954 As of 31 January 1954,her married name was Dyson. 

Family

Robert Lewis Dyson b. 29 Aug 1933

Citations

  1. [S917] Patricia Watson Dyson, Daughters of the American Revolution Application.

Robert Lewis Dyson1

M, b. 29 August 1933
FatherFloyd Dyson b. c 1900
MotherMildred Eads b. c 1900
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*29 August 1933Robert was born on 29 August 1933 at Wabash Co, IN.2 
Marriage*31 January 1954He married Patricia Watson, daughter of Elroy Watson and Vera Bender, on 31 January 1954 at Wabash Co, IN.2 

Family

Patricia Watson b. 3 Nov 1935

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S917] Patricia Watson Dyson, Daughters of the American Revolution Application.

William Watson

M, b. 1767, d. 1836
Last Edited13 Dec 2014
Birth*1767William was born in 1767 at Wales.1 
Marriage*circa 1785He married Mary Whittington, daughter of John Whittington and Mary Pritchett, circa 1785. 
Death*1836William died in 1836 at Ashland Co, OH.1 
Burial*His body was interred at Eckely Cem, Ashland Co, OH.1 

Family

Mary Whittington b. c 1765, d. 1841
Children 1.James Whittington Watson b. c 1785
 2.John (of Wm) Watson+ b. 14 May 1789, d. 26 Sep 1871
 3.William Watson Jr. b. c 1790, d. 1864
 4.Samuel Watson b. 26 Jan 1796, d. 4 Apr 1881
 5.Walter Watson b. c 1796
 6.Nancy Watson b. c 1800
 7.Matilda Watson b. 1802, d. 1860
 8.Mary Watson b. c 1806, d. 1890
 9.Eleanor Watson b. c 1812

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

Mary Whittington1

F, b. circa 1765, d. 1841
FatherJohn Whittington b. c 1730
MotherMary Pritchett b. c 1730
Last Edited3 Jan 2019
Birth*circa 1765Mary was born circa 1765. 
Married Namecirca 1785 As of circa 1785,her married name was Watson. 
Marriage*circa 1785She married William Watson circa 1785. 
Death*1841Mary died in 1841 at Ashland Co, OH.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Eckely Cem, Ashland Co, OH.1 

Family

William Watson b. 1767, d. 1836
Children 1.James Whittington Watson b. c 1785
 2.John (of Wm) Watson+ b. 14 May 1789, d. 26 Sep 1871
 3.William Watson Jr. b. c 1790, d. 1864
 4.Samuel Watson b. 26 Jan 1796, d. 4 Apr 1881
 5.Walter Watson b. c 1796
 6.Nancy Watson b. c 1800
 7.Matilda Watson b. 1802, d. 1860
 8.Mary Watson b. c 1806, d. 1890
 9.Eleanor Watson b. c 1812

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

John Whittington

M, b. circa 1730
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1730John was born circa 1730. 
Marriage*circa 1760He married Mary Pritchett circa 1760. 

Family

Mary Pritchett b. c 1730
Child 1.Mary Whittington+ b. c 1765, d. 1841

Mary Pritchett

F, b. circa 1730
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1730Mary was born circa 1730. 
Marriage*circa 1760She married John Whittington circa 1760. 
Married Namecirca 1760 As of circa 1760,her married name was Whittington. 

Family

John Whittington b. c 1730
Child 1.Mary Whittington+ b. c 1765, d. 1841

James Whittington Watson1

M, b. circa 1785
FatherWilliam Watson b. 1767, d. 1836
MotherMary Whittington b. c 1765, d. 1841
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1785James was born circa 1785. 

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

William Watson Jr.1

M, b. circa 1790, d. 1864
FatherWilliam Watson b. 1767, d. 1836
MotherMary Whittington b. c 1765, d. 1841
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1790William was born circa 1790 at Maryland.1 
Death*1864William died in 1864 at De Kalb Co, IN.1 

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

Walter Watson1

M, b. circa 1796
FatherWilliam Watson b. 1767, d. 1836
MotherMary Whittington b. c 1765, d. 1841
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1796Walter was born circa 1796 at Maryland.1 

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

Samuel Watson1

M, b. 26 January 1796, d. 4 April 1881
FatherWilliam Watson b. 1767, d. 1836
MotherMary Whittington b. c 1765, d. 1841
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*26 January 1796Samuel was born on 26 January 1796 at Maryland.1 
Death*4 April 1881Samuel died on 4 April 1881 at Monana Co, IA, at age 85.2,1 

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Matilda Watson1

F, b. 1802, d. 1860
FatherWilliam Watson b. 1767, d. 1836
MotherMary Whittington b. c 1765, d. 1841
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*1802Matilda was born in 1802 at Maryland.1 
Death*1860Matilda died in 1860 at De Kalb Co, IN.1 

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

Mary Watson1

F, b. circa 1806, d. 1890
FatherWilliam Watson b. 1767, d. 1836
MotherMary Whittington b. c 1765, d. 1841
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1806Mary was born circa 1806 at Maryland.1 
Death*1890Mary died in 1890 at De Kalb Co, IN.1 

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

Nancy Watson1

F, b. circa 1800
FatherWilliam Watson b. 1767, d. 1836
MotherMary Whittington b. c 1765, d. 1841
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1800Nancy was born circa 1800 at Maryland. 

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

Eleanor Watson1

F, b. circa 1812
FatherWilliam Watson b. 1767, d. 1836
MotherMary Whittington b. c 1765, d. 1841
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1812Eleanor was born circa 1812 at Maryland.1 

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

Thirsy Watson1

F, b. 1810, d. 14 November 1852
FatherJohn (of Wm) Watson b. 14 May 1789, d. 26 Sep 1871
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Simpson b. 1785, d. 1 Apr 1840
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*1810Thirsy was born in 1810 at Richland Co, OH. 
Death*14 November 1852Thirsy died on 14 November 1852 at Fulton Co, IN.1 

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

Catharine Watson1

F, b. 17 March 1811, d. 24 June 1891
FatherJohn (of Wm) Watson b. 14 May 1789, d. 26 Sep 1871
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Simpson b. 1785, d. 1 Apr 1840
Last Edited7 Apr 2011
Birth*17 March 1811Catharine was born on 17 March 1811 at Richland Co, OH.1 
Death*24 June 1891Catharine died on 24 June 1891 at age 80.1 

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

William R. Watson1

M, b. 1812
FatherJohn (of Wm) Watson b. 14 May 1789, d. 26 Sep 1871
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Simpson b. 1785, d. 1 Apr 1840
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*1812William was born in 1812 at Richland Co, OH.1 

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

Elizabeth Watson1

F, b. 1813
FatherJohn (of Wm) Watson b. 14 May 1789, d. 26 Sep 1871
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Simpson b. 1785, d. 1 Apr 1840
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*1813Elizabeth was born in 1813 at Richland Co, OH.1 

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

Charles Watson1

M, b. 16 April 1815, d. 4 August 1905
FatherJohn (of Wm) Watson b. 14 May 1789, d. 26 Sep 1871
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Simpson b. 1785, d. 1 Apr 1840
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*16 April 1815Charles was born on 16 April 1815 at Richland Co, OH.1 
Death*4 August 1905Charles died on 4 August 1905 at Jackson Township, DeKalb Co, IN, at age 90.1 

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

Benjamin Watson1

M, b. November 1819, d. 17 June 1877
FatherJohn (of Wm) Watson b. 14 May 1789, d. 26 Sep 1871
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Simpson b. 1785, d. 1 Apr 1840
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*November 1819Benjamin was born in November 1819 at Ashland Co, OH.1 
Death*17 June 1877Benjamin died on 17 June 1877 at age 57.1 

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

Mary Watson1

F, b. March 1824, d. 1897
FatherJohn (of Wm) Watson b. 14 May 1789, d. 26 Sep 1871
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Simpson b. 1785, d. 1 Apr 1840
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*March 1824Mary was born in March 1824 at Ashland Co, OH.1 
Death*1897Mary died in 1897 at De Kalb Co, IN.1 

Citations

  1. [S918] Patricia Watson Dyson, to M.K. Miles.

Aaron Osborne (Osburne)

M, b. circa 1800
Last Edited14 Sep 2016
Birth*circa 1800Aaron was born circa 1800. 
Marriage*circa 1820He married Susannah Huch circa 1820. 

Family

Susannah Huch b. c 1800
Child 1.Mary Ann Osborne+ b. 30 Nov 1823, d. 22 Apr 1854

Susannah Huch

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited14 Sep 2016
Birth*circa 1800Susannah was born circa 1800. 
Marriage*circa 1820She married Aaron Osborne (Osburne) circa 1820. 
Married Namecirca 1820 As of circa 1820,her married name was Osborne. 

Family

Aaron Osborne (Osburne) b. c 1800
Child 1.Mary Ann Osborne+ b. 30 Nov 1823, d. 22 Apr 1854

William Howey

M, b. circa 1825
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1825William was born circa 1825. 
Marriage*circa 1850He married Mary Reed circa 1850. 

Family

Mary Reed b. c 1825
Child 1.Tabitha Howey+ b. 11 Nov 1852, d. 6 Jan 1922

Mary Reed

F, b. circa 1825
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1825Mary was born circa 1825. 
Marriage*circa 1850She married William Howey circa 1850. 
Married Namecirca 1850 As of circa 1850,her married name was Howey. 

Family

William Howey b. c 1825
Child 1.Tabitha Howey+ b. 11 Nov 1852, d. 6 Jan 1922

John Ferguson

M, b. circa 1850
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1850John was born circa 1850. 
Marriage*circa 1875He married Margaret Gall circa 1875. 

Family

Margaret Gall b. c 1850
Child 1.Dora Pearl Ferguson+ b. 20 Jun 1882, d. 26 Jul 1918

Margaret Gall

F, b. circa 1850
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1850Margaret was born circa 1850. 
Marriage*circa 1875She married John Ferguson circa 1875. 
Married Namecirca 1875 As of circa 1875,her married name was Ferguson. 

Family

John Ferguson b. c 1850
Child 1.Dora Pearl Ferguson+ b. 20 Jun 1882, d. 26 Jul 1918

Virgie Bender

M, b. circa 1875
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1875Virgie was born circa 1875. 
Marriage*circa 1900He married Jennie Christman circa 1900. 

Family

Jennie Christman b. c 1875
Child 1.Vera Bender+ b. 18 Jan 1911, d. 1 Feb 2004

Jennie Christman

F, b. circa 1875
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1875Jennie was born circa 1875. 
Marriage*circa 1900She married Virgie Bender circa 1900. 
Married Namecirca 1900 As of circa 1900,her married name was Bender. 

Family

Virgie Bender b. c 1875
Child 1.Vera Bender+ b. 18 Jan 1911, d. 1 Feb 2004

Floyd Dyson

M, b. circa 1900
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1900Floyd was born circa 1900. 
Marriage*circa 1925He married Mildred Eads circa 1925. 

Family

Mildred Eads b. c 1900
Child 1.Robert Lewis Dyson b. 29 Aug 1933

Mildred Eads

F, b. circa 1900
Last Edited21 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1900Mildred was born circa 1900. 
Marriage*circa 1925She married Floyd Dyson circa 1925. 
Married Namecirca 1925 As of circa 1925,her married name was Dyson. 

Family

Floyd Dyson b. c 1900
Child 1.Robert Lewis Dyson b. 29 Aug 1933

Elijah B. Mears1

M, b. circa 1842
FatherJohn (King) Mears b. c 1798
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited22 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1842Elijah was born circa 1842 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/brother*1860Elijah was listed with his brother in the census of in 1860 at Locust Mount PO, St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Elijah Mears, age 18 with real estate valued at $300 and personal property valued at $300 in HH#923 headed by Abel Mears of J., a 35 year old farmer. (NOTE: The assumption is that Abel was his older brother.)2 
Marriage*29 March 1865He married Elizabeth M. Parks on 29 March 1865 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown only as Elijah B. Mears and Elizabeth M. Parks. No other information was given..3 

Family

Elizabeth M. Parks b. c 1845

Citations

  1. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S913] Mary Francis Carey to M.K. Miles, Mears Charts: I - VIII & associated files.
  3. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Elizabeth M. Parks

F, b. circa 1845
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited22 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1845Elizabeth was born circa 1845. 
Marriage*29 March 1865She married Elijah B. Mears, son of John (King) Mears, on 29 March 1865 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown only as Elijah B. Mears and Elizabeth M. Parks. No other information was given..1 
Married Name29 March 1865 As of 29 March 1865,her married name was Mears. 

Family

Elijah B. Mears b. c 1842

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Robert Mears

M, b. circa 1810
Last Edited13 Jul 2010
Birth*circa 1810Robert was born circa 1810. 
Marriage*26 Apr 1836 (lic)He married Charlotte James 26 Apr 1836 (lic) at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown only as Robert Mears and Charlotte James. No other information was given..1 

Family

Charlotte James b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Charlotte James

F, b. circa 1820
Last Edited13 Jul 2010
Birth*circa 1820Charlotte was born circa 1820. 
Marriage*26 Apr 1836 (lic)She married Robert Mears 26 Apr 1836 (lic) at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown only as Robert Mears and Charlotte James. No other information was given..1 
Married Name26 Apr 1836 (lic) As of 26 Apr 1836 (lic),her married name was Mears. 

Family

Robert Mears b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Margaret Mears

F, b. circa 1835
Last Edited22 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1835Margaret was born circa 1835. 
Marriage*22 November 1854She married John P. Parker on 22 November 1854 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown only as John P. Parker and Margarett Mears. No other information was given..1,2 
Married Name22 November 1854 As of 22 November 1854,her married name was Parker. 

Family

John P. Parker b. c 1835

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

John P. Parker

M, b. circa 1835
Last Edited22 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1835John was born circa 1835. 
Marriage*22 November 1854He married Margaret Mears on 22 November 1854 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown only as John P. Parker and Margarett Mears. No other information was given..1,2 

Family

Margaret Mears b. c 1835

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Isaac H. Parker

M, b. circa 1825
Last Edited22 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1825Isaac was born circa 1825. 
Marriage*2 January 1847He married Maria Mears on 2 January 1847 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Isaac H. Parker and Maria Meer. No other information was given..1 

Family

Maria Mears b. c 1825

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Maria Mears

F, b. circa 1825
Last Edited22 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1825Maria was born circa 1825. 
Marriage*2 January 1847She married Isaac H. Parker on 2 January 1847 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Isaac H. Parker and Maria Meer. No other information was given..1 
Married Name2 January 1847 As of 2 January 1847,her married name was Parker. 

Family

Isaac H. Parker b. c 1825

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Maggie S. Phillips1

F, b. circa 1862, d. 18 September 1889
FatherCapt. Isaac S. Phillips b. c 1828, d. 12 Apr 1888
MotherAlice 'Alsey or Eley' Phillips b. c 1834
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited30 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1862Maggie was born circa 1862 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*4 September 1884She married Abel Thomas Mears, son of Abel Mears and Elizabeth S. Lingo, on 4 September 1884 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Abel Thos. Mears, a 33 year old single waterman, the son of Abel & Eliza'th Mears and she was shown as Maggie S. Phillips, age 22, the daughter of Isaac S. & Alsey Phillips. They were married by J.W.A. Elliott..1 
Married Name4 September 1884 As of 4 September 1884,her married name was Mears. 
Death*18 September 1889Maggie died on 18 September 1889 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Maggie S. Mears, who died of typhoid at the age of 28 years. She was the daughter of Isaac & Ailsie Phillips, born in Acc Co, the wife of Abel T. Mears, who gave the information..2 

Family

Abel Thomas Mears b. c 1851

Citations

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

John H. Taylor

M, b. circa 1806
Last Edited22 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1806John was born circa 1806 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*27 March 1844He married Lucy C. Mazlin on 27 March 1844 at Northampton Co, VA. Wm. T. Nottingham was the security on the M.L.B. of John Taylor and Miss Lucy Mazlin. Wm. H. Floyd as to Lucy's age. Jno. G. Parsons witness. They were married on 28 Mar 1844 by P. Warren Jr..1 
Census head*1860John was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as John Taylor Jr. the head of HH#468, a 54 year old fisherman. Listed with him were the following Taylors: Luch, age 37; Charles, age 19; Catharine, age 18; John H., age 13; George, age 11; Boswell, age 8; Virginia, age 7; and Juliett, age 2/12..2 

Family

Lucy C. Mazlin b. c 1823
Child 1.Juliet P. Taylor b. 11 Mar 1860, d. 27 Jul 1925

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Lucy C. Mazlin

F, b. circa 1823
Last Edited22 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1823Lucy was born circa 1823. 
Marriage*27 March 1844She married John H. Taylor on 27 March 1844 at Northampton Co, VA. Wm. T. Nottingham was the security on the M.L.B. of John Taylor and Miss Lucy Mazlin. Wm. H. Floyd as to Lucy's age. Jno. G. Parsons witness. They were married on 28 Mar 1844 by P. Warren Jr..1 
Married Name27 March 1844 As of 27 March 1844,her married name was Taylor. 
Census w/husband*1860Lucy was listed with her husband in the census of in 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as Luch Taylor, age 37 in HH#468 headed by John Taylor Jr., a 54 year old fisherman..2 
Census head*1870Lucy was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1870 at Locust Mount PO, St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Lucey Taylor the head of HH#LM1637, a 50 year old house keeper with personal property valued at $500. Listed with her were the following Taylors: Ritty, a 25 year old female and at home; George, a 21 year old farm laborer; Boswald, a 19 year old farm laborer; Virginia, age 13 and Juliet, age 11..3 

Family

John H. Taylor b. c 1806
Child 1.Juliet P. Taylor b. 11 Mar 1860, d. 27 Jul 1925

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S687] Gail Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 2, St. George's Parish.

Juliet P. Taylor1

F, b. 11 March 1860, d. 27 July 1925
FatherJohn H. Taylor b. c 1806
MotherLucy C. Mazlin b. c 1823
Last Edited3 Nov 2006
Birth*11 March 1860Juliet was born on 11 March 1860 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Marriage*28 December 1880She married Alfred J. Mears, son of Luther J. Mears and Mary Susan Mears, on 28 December 1880 at Locust Mount, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Alfred J. Mears, a 22 year old farmer, the son of Luther J. & Mary Mears and she was shown as Julia P. Taylor, age 20, the daughter of Jno. H. & Lucy C. Taylor. They were married near Locust Mount by J.W.A. Elliott..1 
Married Name28 December 1880 As of 28 December 1880,her married name was Mears. 
Death*27 July 1925Juliet died on 27 July 1925 at age 65.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Quinby Cem, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Julia P. Mears, buried next to Alfred J. Mears, 11 Mar 1860 - 27 Jul 1925..2 

Family

Alfred J. Mears b. 7 Nov 1857, d. 26 Dec 1921

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.

Mary E. Brimer1

F, b. 18 September 1869, d. 12 February 1945
FatherJohn H. Brimer b. c 1840
MotherMartha (-----) b. c 1840
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of William Munns (1624/5 Muster on E.S.)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited5 Nov 2006
Birth*18 September 1869Mary was born on 18 September 1869 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*18 September 1888She married Alfred S. Mears, son of Meshack Mears III and Elizabeth A. 'Betsy' West, on 18 September 1888 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Alfred S. Mears, a 23 year old farmer, the son of Meshack & Elizabeth Mears and she was shown as Mary E. Brimer, age 19, the daughter of John H. & Martha Brimer. They were married by J.W. Ward..1 
Married Name18 September 1888 As of 18 September 1888,her married name was Mears. 
Death*12 February 1945Mary died on 12 February 1945 at age 75.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Modest Town Baptist Ch Cem, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Mary E. Mears, buried next to Alfred S. Mears, 18 Sep 1869 - 12 Feb 1945..2 

Family

Alfred S. Mears b. 26 Jan 1866, d. 9 Oct 1939

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.

John H. Brimer

M, b. circa 1840
Last Edited22 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1840John was born circa 1840. 
Marriage*circa 1865He married Martha (-----) circa 1865. 

Family

Martha (-----) b. c 1840
Child 1.Mary E. Brimer b. 18 Sep 1869, d. 12 Feb 1945

Martha (-----)

F, b. circa 1840
Last Edited22 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1840Martha was born circa 1840. 
Marriage*circa 1865She married John H. Brimer circa 1865. 
Married Namecirca 1865 As of circa 1865,her married name was Brimer. 

Family

John H. Brimer b. c 1840
Child 1.Mary E. Brimer b. 18 Sep 1869, d. 12 Feb 1945

Andrew J. Mears1

M, b. circa 1865
FatherLuther J. Mears b. c 1828
MotherMary Susan Mears b. c 1831
Last Edited22 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1865Andrew was born circa 1865 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*23 December 1891He married Amanda F. Ward, daughter of John T. Ward and Catharine (-----), on 23 December 1891 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Andrew J. Mears, a 26 year old farmer, the son of Luther J. & Susan Mears and she was shown as Amanda F. Ward, age 18, the daughter of John T. & Catharine Ward. They were married by J.W.A. Elliott..1 

Family

Amanda F. Ward b. c 1873

Citations

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

Amanda F. Ward1

F, b. circa 1873
FatherJohn T. Ward b. c 1850
MotherCatharine (-----) b. c 1850
Last Edited22 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1873Amanda was born circa 1873 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*23 December 1891She married Andrew J. Mears, son of Luther J. Mears and Mary Susan Mears, on 23 December 1891 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Andrew J. Mears, a 26 year old farmer, the son of Luther J. & Susan Mears and she was shown as Amanda F. Ward, age 18, the daughter of John T. & Catharine Ward. They were married by J.W.A. Elliott..1 
Married Name23 December 1891 As of 23 December 1891,her married name was Mears. 

Family

Andrew J. Mears b. c 1865

Citations

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

John T. Ward

M, b. circa 1850
Last Edited22 Oct 2006
Birth*circa 1850John was born circa 1850. 
Marriage*circa 1870He married Catharine (-----) circa 1870. 

Family

Catharine (-----) b. c 1850
Child 1.Amanda F. Ward b. c 1873