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John (458) Rogers1,2

M, b. circa 1758
FatherJames (168) Rogers b. c 1732, d. b 2 Nov 1769
MotherPatience Rowles b. c 1735, d. Oct 1798
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited9 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1758John was born circa 1758 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*7 October 1769John was named in his father's will on 7 October 1769 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son John Rodgers (under age) in the will of James Rodgers..1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 249 (will of James Rodgers, wife Patience).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 547 (Anthony West Family).

Casandra (459) Rogers1,2

F, b. circa 1760
FatherJames (168) Rogers b. c 1732, d. b 2 Nov 1769
MotherPatience Rowles b. c 1735, d. Oct 1798
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited9 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1760Casandra was born circa 1760 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*7 October 1769Casandra was named in her father's will on 7 October 1769 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Csandrah Rodgers in the will of James Rodgers..1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 249 (will of James Rodgers, wife Patience).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 547 (Anthony West Family).

Elizabeth (460) Rogers1,2

F, b. circa 1762
FatherJames (168) Rogers b. c 1732, d. b 2 Nov 1769
MotherPatience Rowles b. c 1735, d. Oct 1798
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited9 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1762Elizabeth was born circa 1762 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*7 October 1769Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 7 October 1769 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Elizabeth Rodgers in the will of James Rodgers..1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 249 (will of James Rodgers, wife Patience).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 547 (Anthony West Family).

Thomas Wise (474) Rogers1,2

M, b. circa 1764
FatherZorobabel (170) Rogers b. c 1740, d. Jan 1789
MotherMatilda (96) West b. c 1731
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited31 May 2011
Birth*circa 1764Thomas was born circa 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*2 August 1787Thomas was named in his father's will on 2 August 1787 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Thomas Wise Rodgers in the will of Zorobabel Rodgers..3 
Will - Witnessed*8 January 1788Thomas witnessed a will on 8 January 1788 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Joshua Cutlar, Thomas Rodgers & Absalom Foster witnessed the will of Jacob Bell, wife Levinah.4 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 380 (will of Zorobabel Rodgers).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 547 (Anthony West Family).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800.
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 377 (will of Jacob Bell, wife Levinah).

John Milby1

M, b. circa 1715, d. January 1777
FatherJohn Milby Jr. b. c 1675, d. Jul 1721
MotherTabitha Garrison b. c 1680
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Last Edited24 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1715John was born circa 1715 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*6 February 1720John was named in his father's will on 6 February 1720 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son John (under age 18) in the will of John Milby Jr., wife Tabitha..1 
Will - Grfath's*20 June 1727John was named in his grandfather's will on 20 June 1727 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a grandson John Milby in the will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary..2 
Will - Brother's*26 February 1737John was named in his brother's will on 26 February 1737 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a a brother John Milby in the will of Garrison Milby..3 
Marriage*circa 1772He married Patience Rowles, daughter of John (of Jonathan) Rowles and Tabitha (of John II) LeCato, circa 1772. 
Will*2 December 1776He made a will on 2 December 1776 at Accomack Co, VA. To son Salathiel Milby 150 acres & for want of heirs to my son Solomon Milby. To son Salathiel Milby my Water Mill on Pungoteague. To son John Milby 100 acres starting at a place called the old Wading Place, & for want of heirs to my son Gilbert Milby. To son Gilbert Milby Water Mill & land adjcent it on the head of Occahannock, & for want of heirs to son Solomon Milby. To daughter Tabitha Milby. To grandson Abraham Taylor & for want of heirs to my daughter Tabitha Milby. To wife Patience Milby all the estate I had by her at our marriage. Should my wife be with child I give said child negro boy called Cuff. Children Salathiel, Tabitha, John, Solomon & Gilbert Milby & unborn child residual legatees. Wife Patience, son Salathiel & friend Augusten Lecat Exrs. Witt: Joseph Ames, Caleb Ames, Edmund Poulson..4 
Death*January 1777John died in January 1777.4 
Probate*28 January 1777John's will was probated on 28 January 1777 at Accomack Co, VA.4 

Family 1

Children 1.Salathiel Milby b. c 1750
 2.Frances Milby+ b. c 1751, d. c 1773
 3.Solomon Milby b. c 1752
 4.Tabitha Milby b. c 1756

Family 2

Rachel Walter b. c 1734
Children 1.Gilbert (of Rachel Walter) Milby+ b. c 1754, d. b 27 Oct 1807
 2.John (of Rachel Walter) Milby+ b. c 1760, d. b 30 Oct 1804

Family 3

Patience Rowles b. c 1735, d. Oct 1798
Marriage*circa 1772He married Patience Rowles, daughter of John (of Jonathan) Rowles and Tabitha (of John II) LeCato, circa 1772. 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 69 (will of John Milby Jr., wife Tabitha).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 108 (will of Garrison Milby).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 300 (will of John Milby, wife Patience).

Salathiel Milby1

M, b. circa 1750
FatherJohn Milby b. c 1715, d. Jan 1777
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited24 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1750Salathiel was born circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*2 December 1776Salathiel was named in his father's will on 2 December 1776 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Salathiel Milby in the will of John Milby, wife Patience..1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 300 (will of John Milby, wife Patience).

Solomon Milby1

M, b. circa 1752
FatherJohn Milby b. c 1715, d. Jan 1777
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited2 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1752Solomon was born circa 1752 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*2 December 1776Solomon was named in his father's will on 2 December 1776 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Solomon Milby in the will of John Milby, wife Patience..1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 300 (will of John Milby, wife Patience).

Gilbert (of Rachel Walter) Milby1

M, b. circa 1754, d. before 27 October 1807
FatherJohn Milby b. c 1715, d. Jan 1777
MotherRachel Walter1 b. c 1734
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Last Edited26 May 2014
Birth*circa 1754Gilbert was born circa 1754 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*2 December 1776Gilbert was named in his father's will on 2 December 1776 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Gilbert Milby in the will of John Milby, wife Patience..2 
Marriage*circa 1798He married Betsy Kellam, daughter of John (of Jos) Kellam and (-----) (-----), circa 1798.3 
Death*before 27 October 1807Gilbert (of Rachel Walter) Milby died before 27 October 1807 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Gilbert Milby was granted to Hutchinson Kellam with Jesse Ames & George Smith securities.4 
Land cause*26 May 1812He was named in a land cause on 26 May 1812 at Accomack Co, VA. Came George Hancock, Adah Hancock, Rachel Hancock, Jacob Outten & Mary, his wife in right of said Mary, Richard Walter, Solomon Walter, Abel Walter, Thomas Walter & Richard Cutler & Rachel his wife, in right of said Rachel, and brought their bill in chancery against
Ridigal Savage, Hetty Milby, orphan of Gilbert, & John Milby, Elizabeth Milby & William Milby, orphans of John Milby, dec; that your orators & oratrixes George Hancock, Rachel Hancock, Adah Hancock, Jacob Outten & Mary his wife, in right of said Mary, who was formerly Mary Hancock (all of whom are the only children of Tabitha Hancock, formerly Tabitha Fletcher, dec.) Thomas Walter, Solomon Walter, Richard Walter, Abel Walter, Richard Cutler & Rachel his wife, in right of said Rachel, who was formerly Rachel Walter, (all of whom are the only children of Richard Walter, dec.); That a certain John Fletcher late of this County was in his lifetime seized in fee simple of a certain tract of land situate near the head of Andue Creek, in the County of Accomack, containing 125 acres, and being so seized departed this life intestate on the ____ day of ____ 1811; the said Fletcher at his death leaving neither children nor father living; your orators & oratrixes are advised that his real estate descended to them and to Hetty Milby, orphan of Gilbert Milby, dec., who was a son of Rachel Walter, and to John Milby, William Milby & Elizabeth Milby, orphans of John Milby, dec., who was also a son of the said Rachel Walter, and to Ridigal Savage, formerly Ridigal Fletcher, all of whom are his nearest relatives in the following proportions; To your orator George Hancock & your oratrixes Rachel Hancock, Adah Hancock & Mary Outten, formerly Mary Hancock, all of whom are the only children & heirs of Tabitha Hancock, formerly Tabitha Fletcher, who was a sister of the whole blood to the said John Fletcher, 1/3; to your orators Thomas, Solomon, Richard & Abel Walter and your oratrix Rachel Cutler, formerly Rachel Walter, all of whom are the only children & heirs of Richard Walter, dec., who was a brother of the half blood to the said John Fletcher, dec., 1/6; to Hetty Milby, orphan of Gilbert Milby, dec., who was a son of Rachel Walter, who was a sister of the half blood to the said Fletcher, 1/12; to John, William & Elizabeth Milby, orphans of John Milby, dec.: who was another son of said Rachel Walter, 1/12; and to Ridigal Savage who was a sister of the whole blood to the said John Fletcher, the remaining 1/3 &c.5 

Family

Betsy Kellam b. c 1782
Child 1.Hester 'Hetty' Milby1 b. c 1805

Citations

  1. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 98-99 (Hancock & others vs Savage & others in a partition suit).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 300 (will of John Milby, wife Patience).
  3. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 577 (tract A5).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 380 (adm of Gilbert Milby to Hutchinson Kellam).
  5. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

Tabitha Milby1

F, b. circa 1756
FatherJohn Milby b. c 1715, d. Jan 1777
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited2 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1756Tabitha was born circa 1756 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*2 December 1776Tabitha was named in her father's will on 2 December 1776 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Tabitha Milby in the will of John Milby, wife Patience..1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 300 (will of John Milby, wife Patience).

Frances Milby1

F, b. circa 1751, d. circa 1773
FatherJohn Milby b. c 1715, d. Jan 1777
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited15 Feb 2015
Birth*circa 1751Frances was born circa 1751 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1770She married Teackle (b/o Joshua) Taylor circa 1770.1 
Married Namecirca 1770 As of circa 1770,her married name was Taylor. 
Death*circa 1773Frances died circa 1773. 

Family

Teackle (b/o Joshua) Taylor b. c 1750, d. Jun 1776
Child 1.Abraham Taylor b. c 1772

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 300 (will of John Milby, wife Patience).

Abraham Taylor1

M, b. circa 1772
FatherTeackle (b/o Joshua) Taylor b. c 1750, d. Jun 1776
MotherFrances Milby b. c 1751, d. c 1773
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited2 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1772Abraham was born circa 1772 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Grfath's*2 December 1776Abraham was named in his grandfather's will on 2 December 1776 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a grandson Abraham Taylor in the will of John Milby, wife Patience..1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 300 (will of John Milby, wife Patience).

Bailey Taylor1

M, b. circa 1775
FatherTeackle (b/o Joshua) Taylor b. c 1750, d. Jun 1776
MotherSusanna Bayly b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Last Edited2 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1775Bailey was born circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*1 April 1776Bailey was named in his father's will on 1 April 1776 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Bailey Taylor in the will of Teackle Taylor, wife Susanna..1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 296 (will of Teackle Taylor, wife Susanna).

Richard Rogers1

M, b. circa 1718
FatherRichard Rogers b. c 1696, d. Jul 1761
MotherMary (-----)2 b. c 1700
Last Edited30 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 1718Richard was born circa 1718 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*17 September 1756Richard was named in his father's will on 17 September 1756 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Richard Rogers in the will of Richard Rogers. He was also named heir-at-law at probate, so he was evidently the oldest son..1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 205 (will of Richard Rodgers).
  2. [S2709] Sophie Elizabeth Tankard (1898-1989) 10 Generation Pedigree Chart.

John Rogers1

M, b. circa 1725
FatherRichard Rogers b. c 1696, d. Jul 1761
MotherMary (-----)2 b. c 1700
Last Edited30 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 1725John was born circa 1725 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1750He married Elizabeth Smith circa 1750.3 
Will - Father's*17 September 1756John was named in his father's will on 17 September 1756 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son John Rogers in the will of Richard Rogers..1 

Family

Elizabeth Smith b. c 1730

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 205 (will of Richard Rodgers).
  2. [S2709] Sophie Elizabeth Tankard (1898-1989) 10 Generation Pedigree Chart.
  3. [S925] Judy Marshall Stell, to M.K. Miles.

Ann Rogers1

F, b. circa 1730
FatherRichard Rogers b. c 1696, d. Jul 1761
MotherMary (-----)2 b. c 1700
Last Edited30 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 1730Ann was born circa 1730 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1750She married (-----) Spiers circa 1750.1 
Married Namecirca 1750 As of circa 1750,her married name was Spiers. 
Will - Father's*17 September 1756Ann was named in her father's will on 17 September 1756 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Ann Speers in the will of Richard Rogers as one of the residual legatees..1 

Family

(-----) Spiers b. c 1725

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 205 (will of Richard Rodgers).
  2. [S2709] Sophie Elizabeth Tankard (1898-1989) 10 Generation Pedigree Chart.

(-----) Spiers

M, b. circa 1725
Last Edited9 Jan 2010
Birth*circa 1725(-----) was born circa 1725. 
Marriage*circa 1750He married Ann Rogers, daughter of Richard Rogers and Mary (-----), circa 1750.1 

Family

Ann Rogers b. c 1730

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 205 (will of Richard Rodgers).

Mary Rogers1

F, b. circa 1732
FatherRichard Rogers b. c 1696, d. Jul 1761
MotherMary (-----)2 b. c 1700
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited30 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 1732Mary was born circa 1732 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1756She married William Wise, son of William [66.1] Wise (the elder) and Sarah Bonnewell, circa 1756 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Married Namecirca 1756 As of circa 1756,her married name was Wise. 
Will - Father's*17 September 1756Mary was named in her father's will on 17 September 1756 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Wise in the will of Richard Rogers as one of the residual legatees..1 

Family

William Wise b. c 1730, d. b 29 Jan 1782
Children 1.Anne Wise b. c 1756
 2.Hannah Wise+ b. c 1758
 3.Mary Wise b. c 1760
 4.Susanna Wise b. c 1762
 5.Scarburgh Wise b. c 1764
 6.Tabitha Wise+ b. c 1766

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 205 (will of Richard Rodgers).
  2. [S2709] Sophie Elizabeth Tankard (1898-1989) 10 Generation Pedigree Chart.
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 205 (will of Richard Rogers).

Elizabeth Smith

F, b. circa 1730
Last Edited2 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1730Elizabeth was born circa 1730. 
Marriage*circa 1750She married John Rogers, son of Richard Rogers and Mary (-----), circa 1750.1 
Married Namecirca 1750 As of circa 1750,her married name was Rogers. 

Family

John Rogers b. c 1725

Citations

  1. [S925] Judy Marshall Stell, to M.K. Miles.

Robert (of Richard) Rogers1

M, b. circa 1734
FatherRichard Rogers b. c 1696, d. Jul 1761
MotherMary (-----)2 b. c 1700
Last Edited25 Feb 2017
Birth*circa 1734Robert was born circa 1734 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*17 September 1756Robert was named in his father's will on 17 September 1756 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Robert Rogers in the will of Richard Rogers as one of the residual legatees..1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 205 (will of Richard Rodgers).
  2. [S2709] Sophie Elizabeth Tankard (1898-1989) 10 Generation Pedigree Chart.

Elizabeth Rogers1

F, b. circa 1766
FatherCustis (of Laban) Rogers b. c 1745, d. a 1786
MotherSarah Marshall b. c 1738
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited30 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 1766Elizabeth was born circa 1766 at Sussex Co, DE. 

Citations

  1. [S925] Judy Marshall Stell, to M.K. Miles.

Levin Rogers1

M, b. circa 1768
FatherCustis (of Laban) Rogers b. c 1745, d. a 1786
MotherSarah Marshall b. c 1738
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited30 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 1768Levin was born circa 1768 at Sussex Co, DE. 

Citations

  1. [S925] Judy Marshall Stell, to M.K. Miles.

John (of Major) Brickhouse Sr.1

M, b. circa 1724, d. before 11 January 1808
FatherMajor Brickhouse b. c 1692, d. b 13 Nov 1750
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1700
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek) (#1)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited25 Feb 2017
Birth*circa 1724John was born circa 1724 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*13 April 1750John was named in his father's will on 13 April 1750 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Major Brickhouse, planter, gave to son John. To son George n. woman Tabb, n. boy Sampson and my blacksmith's tools. To dau. Ann Brickhouse n. girl Dilley. To dau. Rachel n. girl Phyllis. To beloved wife Mary use of whole estate during her widowhood. Wife and son George extrs. Witt: Peter Brickhouse, John Stringer.2 
Marriage*before 1754He married Sophia (112) Rogers, daughter of Nathaniel Rogers and Jean (24) West, before 1754 at Northampton Co, VA.3 
Will - Extr*11 March 1754John was named as the executor of a will on 11 March 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as son-in-law John Brickhouse, extr., in the will of Nathaniel Rogers..3 
Deposition*23 March 1787He gave a deposition on 23 March 1787. In a suit in which Mr. Stephen Tankard was plaintiff, Sarah Bayley said she knew William Tankard the eldest son of John Tankard, brother to the present plaintiff, and that Robert, his brother, married her sister. John Brickhouse Sr. testifies that he knew John Tankard, brother to Stephen, and that if now living, he would not be more then 57 years of age. Sarah Bayley further testifies that she together with the rest of William Tankard's friends, was present at the time of his death, and believes it to be about 26 years January 1787 past. Willis Setaston testifies that he well knew Stephen Tankard, the present Clerk of the Court, when a boy, the brother of Robert, William, Azariah and that this deponent says that he believes the said Stephen Tankard to be aged about 51 or 52 years old.4 
Will - Sister's*8 October 1800John was named in his sister's will on 8 October 1800 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Anne Brickhouse stated that it is my will and desire that the Negro slaves by me heretofore emancipated by Deed duly recorded in the Court of Northampton should be entitled to all the rights of free people with their future increase & I do hereby direct the same in this will. I give to my brother John Brickhouse Senr. All the rest of my estate as aforesaid I give and devise to my friend Johannes Johnson In trust to be by him disposed of in such manner as he shall think best for the support and interest of such of my black people now liberated. I do appoint the said Johannes Johnson my whole and sole executor. Signed with her mark, Anne Brickhouse. Witnesses: Thos Litt Savage, William Hanby and Jeptha Johnson. Administrator William Savage. Bond $60. Appraisers: John Taylor, James Taylor, Johannes Johnson and James Dalby. No administration records.5 
Will - Extr16 February 1801He was named as the executor of a will on 16 February 1801 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as my grandfather John Brickhouse and named Extr in the will of Sophia Rogers Floyd.1 
Will - Son's*20 February 1806John was named in his son's will on 20 February 1806 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as my father John Brickhouse Sen in the will of Major Brickhouse. He left him nothing and wanted nothing he had to go to any of John Brickhouse's children or heirs, except Peggy Parker, formerly Peggy Floyd, and to her all the money that John Brickhouse Sen owes me.6 
Will*24 September 1807John made a will on 24 September 1807 at Northampton Co, VA. I leave the use of the plantation whereon I now live with the land I purchased of William Bell to my wife during her life and also the following Negroes Daniel, Old Rachel, Luke, Sam, Joe, Old Sarah, Grace & James. I give to my grandson John Brickhouse the plantation whereon I now live and also the land I purchased of William Bell after the death of my wife. In case my wife should die before my said grandson should come to lawful age I then give the use of said land to my son George Brickhouse until that time. I give to my son George Brickhouse my Negroes Joe & Luke after the death of my wife. I give to my grandson John Brickhouse my Negroes Old Daniel & Old Rachel after the death of my wife. To my grand daughter Polly N. Dunton one Negro James & Comfort and child Sarah. To my grand daughter Peggy Brickhouse my Negro Sam, Grace & Old Sarah. To my grand daughter Sally J. Nelson my Negroes Ben, Rachel & child Nelly. To my grandson John Brickhouse my Negro boy Henry. To my grandson George Brickhouse my Negro boy Zadock. I give all the remainder of my land to my son George Brickhouse provided he pay to my grand daughter Peggy Parker's children the sum of eight hundred dollars. I give all the remainder of my estate after the payment of my debts to be equally divided between my wife & son George. I do hereby appoint my loving wife & son George Brickhouse, executors. Signed, John Brickhouse Sen. Witnesses: Wm Harmanson, Sarah Joynes, Polley (her mark) Miles and John (his mark) Bell.7 
Death*before 11 January 1808John died before 11 January 1808 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated..8,7 
Est settm't*10 December 1832His estate was settled on 10 December 1832 at Northampton Co, VA. Administrator George Brickhouse. Appraisers: William Harmanson, John H. Harmanson, William Dunton and Michael Dowty. Audit and Settlement. Administrator George Brickhouse Senr. Begins on January 14, 1808. Recorded on December 10, 1832.9 

Family

Sophia (112) Rogers b. c 1730, d. b 14 Dec 1812
Marriage*before 1754He married Sophia (112) Rogers, daughter of Nathaniel Rogers and Jean (24) West, before 1754 at Northampton Co, VA.3 
Children 1.George (342E) (of John) Brickhouse Sr.+ b. c 1754, d. b 13 Dec 1830
 2.John (342F) Brickhouse Jr.+ b. c 1756, d. b 13 Nov 1815
 3.Robert (342G) Brickhouse+ b. c 1758, d. b 11 Jul 1796
 4.Mary (342H) Brickhouse+ b. c 1760
 5.Dr. Major Brickhouse10 b. c 1762, d. b 8 Dec 1806

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 551 (will of Sophia Rogers Floyd, granddaughter of John Brickhouse who was Extr.).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 328 (will of Major Brickhouse, wife Mary).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 365 (will of Nathaniel Rogers).
  4. [S2674] Georgianna Fitzhugh, The Life of Dr. John Tankard, p. 21 (deposition of Sarah Bayly, John Brickhouse Sr. & Willis Setaston).
  5. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 119 (will of Anne Brickhouse).
  6. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 44 (settlement of Major Brickhouse, son of John Brickhouse Sr.).
  7. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 49 (will of John Brickhouse Sen, wife no name).
  8. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 533 (Anthony West Family).
  9. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 49 (settlementl of John Brickhouse Sen, wife no name).
  10. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 44 (will of Major Brickhouse, son of John Brickhouse Sr.).

Major Brickhouse

M, b. circa 1692, d. before 13 November 1750
FatherGeorge Brickhouse II1 b. c 1665, d. b 17 Nov 1713
MotherMary Major1 b. c 1670
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Last Edited15 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 1692Major was born circa 1692 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's19 September 1713Major was named in his father's will on 19 September 1713 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will George Brighouse gave his entire estate to beloved wife Mary during her widowhood. To my son William my 400 A. within the fence called "Cow Neck." To my son Major the 100 A. remainder of my land on the westward side of Cow Bridge Gut. To my son Major my 100 A. lying between Castle Ridge Creek and Wolfe Creek. To my son Peter 300 A., viz., all my Castle Ridge north of the cow bridge. To my son Jedidiah the 500 A. of my fowling point as far as the 1st eastward running creek of Wolfe Creek and to the nearest prong out of Taripan Gut. To my son John all the 700 A. remainder of my land. To my dau. Hannah. After wife's widowhood ns. to be div. by my sons and daus.1 
Marriage*circa 1720He married Mary (-----) circa 1720. 
Will*13 April 1750Major made a will on 13 April 1750 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Major Brickhouse, planter, gave to son John. To son George n. woman Tabb, n. boy Sampson and my blacksmith's tools. To dau. Ann Brickhouse n. girl Dilley. To dau. Rachel n. girl Phyllis. To beloved wife Mary use of whole estate during her widowhood. Wife and son George extrs. Witt: Peter Brickhouse, John Stringer.2 
Death*before 13 November 1750He died before 13 November 1750 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.2 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1700
Children 1.John (of Major) Brickhouse Sr.+ b. c 1724, d. b 11 Jan 1808
 2.George (of Major) Brickhouse2 b. c 1726, d. b 12 Apr 1796
 3.Ann (of Major) Brickhouse2 b. c 1730, d. b 12 Feb 1821
 4.Rachel (of Major) Brickhouse+2 b. c 1742

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 202 (will of George Brighouse, wife Mary).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 328 (will of Major Brickhouse, wife Mary).

Mary (-----)

F, b. circa 1700
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Last Edited15 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 1700Mary was born circa 1700 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1720She married Major Brickhouse, son of George Brickhouse II and Mary Major, circa 1720. 
Married Namecirca 1720 As of circa 1720,her married name was Brickhouse. 
Will - Husb's*13 April 1750Mary was named in her husband's will on 13 April 1750 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Major Brickhouse, planter, gave to son John. To son George n. woman Tabb, n. boy Sampson and my blacksmith's tools. To dau. Ann Brickhouse n. girl Dilley. To dau. Rachel n. girl Phyllis. To beloved wife Mary use of whole estate during her widowhood. Wife and son George extrs. Witt: Peter Brickhouse, John Stringer.1 

Family

Major Brickhouse b. c 1692, d. b 13 Nov 1750
Children 1.John (of Major) Brickhouse Sr.+ b. c 1724, d. b 11 Jan 1808
 2.George (of Major) Brickhouse1 b. c 1726, d. b 12 Apr 1796
 3.Ann (of Major) Brickhouse1 b. c 1730, d. b 12 Feb 1821
 4.Rachel (of Major) Brickhouse+1 b. c 1742

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 328 (will of Major Brickhouse, wife Mary).

Littleton Major (113) Rogers1,2

M, b. circa 1731, d. before 10 February 1768
FatherNathaniel Rogers b. 1697, d. Jul 1754
MotherJean (24) West b. c 1702
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited6 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1731Littleton was born circa 1731 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*11 March 1754Littleton was named in his father's will on 11 March 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as a son Littleton in the will of Nathaniel Rogers..1 
Marriage*circa 1755He married (-----) (-----) circa 1755.3 
Death*before 10 February 1768Littleton died before 10 February 1768 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Obadiah Johnson was granted administration on his estate..3 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1735
Children 1.John (343) Rogers b. Jan 1756
 2.Jane (344) Rogers b. c 1765

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 365 (will of Nathaniel Rogers).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 518 (Anthony West Family).
  3. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 534 (Anthony West Family).

Nathaniel (114) Rogers1,2

M, b. circa 1732
FatherNathaniel Rogers b. 1697, d. Jul 1754
MotherJean (24) West b. c 1702
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited16 Jun 2007
Birth*circa 1732Nathaniel was born circa 1732 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*11 March 1754Nathaniel was named in his father's will on 11 March 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as a son Nathaniel in the will of Nathaniel Rogers..1 
Marriage*12 August 1755He married Mary (110) Johnson, daughter of Moses (48) Johnson and Tabitha Garrison, on 12 August 1755 at Northampton Co, VA. Moses Johnson was the security on the M.L.B. of Nathaniel Rogers and Mary Johnson his daughter. Amos Johnson witness..3 

Family

Mary (110) Johnson b. c 1738

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 365 (will of Nathaniel Rogers).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 518 (Anthony West Family).
  3. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

Mary (110) Johnson1

F, b. circa 1738
FatherMoses (48) Johnson b. c 1712, d. Dec 1763
MotherTabitha Garrison b. c 1715
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited28 May 2007
Birth*circa 1738Mary was born circa 1738 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*12 August 1755She married Nathaniel (114) Rogers, son of Nathaniel Rogers and Jean (24) West, on 12 August 1755 at Northampton Co, VA. Moses Johnson was the security on the M.L.B. of Nathaniel Rogers and Mary Johnson his daughter. Amos Johnson witness..1 
Married Name12 August 1755 As of 12 August 1755,her married name was Rogers. 
Marriage*circa 1760She married (-----) Merrill circa 1760.2 
Married Namecirca 1760 As of circa 1760,her married name was Merrill. 
Will - Father's*6 December 1763Mary was named in her father's will on 6 December 1763 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as daughter Mary Merril in the will of Moses Johnson Sr., wife Tabitha..2 

Family 1

Nathaniel (114) Rogers b. c 1732

Family 2

(-----) Merrill b. c 1735

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 398 (will of Moses Johnson Sr., wife Tabitha).

(-----) Merrill

M, b. circa 1735
ChartsDescendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited3 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1735(-----) was born circa 1735. 
Marriage*circa 1760He married Mary (110) Johnson, daughter of Moses (48) Johnson and Tabitha Garrison, circa 1760.1 

Family

Mary (110) Johnson b. c 1738

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 398 (will of Moses Johnson Sr., wife Tabitha).

Jonathan (109) Johnson1

M, b. circa 1735
FatherMoses (48) Johnson b. c 1712, d. Dec 1763
MotherTabitha Garrison b. c 1715
ChartsDescendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited31 May 2015
Birth*circa 1735Jonathan was born circa 1735 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Grmoth's*2 November 1760Jonathan was named in his grandmother's will on 2 November 1760 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Robinson Fox, widow of Thomas, gave my son Moses Johnson mill stones for life, and then to his son Jonathan Johnson. To Moses Johnson, Jr. the son of Moses Johnson, Sr. a chest. To my grandchildren Solomon Johnson, Hancock Jacob Abdeel, and Elijah Johnson one lamb apiece. Resid. legatee my dau. Neomy Johnson. To son Elisha Johnson a cupboard, pot and pot hooks. Son Moses Johnson extr.2 
Will - Father's*6 December 1763Jonathan was named in his father's will on 6 December 1763 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as a son Jonathan in the will of Moses Johnson Sr., wife Tabitha..1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 398 (will of Moses Johnson Sr., wife Tabitha).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 386 (will of Robinson Fox, widow of Thomas Fox).

Moses (108) Johnson1

M, b. circa 1734, d. before 10 January 1775
FatherMoses (48) Johnson b. c 1712, d. Dec 1763
MotherTabitha Garrison b. c 1715
ChartsDescendants of William Bibby (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited31 May 2015
Birth*circa 1734Moses was born circa 1734 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Grmoth's*2 November 1760Moses was named in his grandmother's will on 2 November 1760 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Robinson Fox, widow of Thomas, gave my son Moses Johnson mill stones for life, and then to his son Jonathan Johnson. To Moses Johnson, Jr. the son of Moses Johnson, Sr. a chest. To my grandchildren Solomon Johnson, Hancock Jacob Abdeel, and Elijah Johnson one lamb apiece. Resid. legatee my dau. Neomy Johnson. To son Elisha Johnson a cupboard, pot and pot hooks. Son Moses Johnson extr.2 
Will - Father's*6 December 1763Moses was named in his father's will on 6 December 1763 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as a son Moses Johnson in the will of Moses Johnson Sr., wife Tabitha..3 
Marriage*12 November 1767He married Sarah (54) Nottingham, daughter of Isaac Nottingham and Sarah (38) Freshwater, on 12 November 1767 at Northampton Co, VA.4 
Marriage24 July 1770He married Sarah (532) Powell, daughter of George (218) Powell and (-----) (-----), on 24 July 1770 at Northampton Co, VA.4,5 
Death*before 10 January 1775Moses died before 10 January 1775 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated..4,6 

Family 1

Sarah (54) Nottingham b. c 1749, d. b 1770

Family 2

Sarah (532) Powell b. c 1752
Children 1.James (190) Johnson b. c 1772
 2.Moses (191) Johnson b. c 1774, d. b 8 Oct 1798

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 398 (will of Moses Johnson Sr., wife Tabitha).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 386 (will of Robinson Fox, widow of Thomas Fox).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 398 (will of Moses Johnson Sr., wife Tabitha).
  4. [S888] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 793 (Parramore Family).
  5. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 630 (Wilkins Family).
  6. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 440 (will of Moses Johnson, wife Sarah).

William Robinson (113) Johnson1

M, b. circa 1742
FatherMoses (48) Johnson b. c 1712, d. Dec 1763
MotherTabitha Garrison b. c 1715
ChartsDescendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited28 May 2007
Birth*circa 1742William was born circa 1742 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*6 December 1763William was named in his father's will on 6 December 1763 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as a son William Robinson Johnson in the will of Moses Johnson Sr., wife Tabitha..1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 398 (will of Moses Johnson Sr., wife Tabitha).

Garrison (114) Johnson1

M, b. circa 1744
FatherMoses (48) Johnson b. c 1712, d. Dec 1763
MotherTabitha Garrison b. c 1715
ChartsDescendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited28 May 2007
Birth*circa 1744Garrison was born circa 1744 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*6 December 1763Garrison was named in his father's will on 6 December 1763 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as a son Garrison Johnson in the will of Moses Johnson Sr., wife Tabitha..2 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 398 (will of Moses Johnson Sr., wife Tabitha).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802.

Elizabeth 'Betty' (115) Rogers1,2

F, b. circa 1734, d. December 1797
FatherNathaniel Rogers b. 1697, d. Jul 1754
MotherJean (24) West b. c 1702
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited9 Jul 2019
Birth*circa 1734Elizabeth was born circa 1734 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1750She married William (of Rickards) Dunton Sr., son of Rickards (of Wm of Thos Sr) Dunton Sr. and Anne Carvey, circa 1750.3 
Married Namecirca 1750 As of circa 1750,her married name was Dunton. 
Will - Father's*11 March 1754Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 11 March 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Betty Dunton in the will of Nathaniel Rogers..1 
Land sold*1771She sold land in 1771 at tract N64, Marionville, Northampton Co, VA. Rickards Dunton (wife Anne) left the "Dorton Land" to his son William and in 1771 he and his wife Betty sold to Hezekiah Brickhouse as 95 acres.4 
Will - Husb's*20 February 1773Elizabeth was named in her husband's will on 20 February 1773 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as a wife Betty in the will of William (X) Dunton Sr., planter..5 
Will*25 November 1797She made a will on 25 November 1797 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Elizabeth Dunton gave to daughter Peggy Simkins use of my negro Isaac 4 years and then Isaac to be free. To my grandson William Dunton young mare "FLower". To my granddaughter Elizabeth Fulwell £3. To my granddaughter Peggy James £3. To my granddaughter Elizabeth Dunton £3. Residual legatees my children. My son Rickards Dunton Extr. Witt: Dickie Dunton, Elizabeth (X) Hase..6 
Death*December 1797Elizabeth died in December 1797 at Northampton Co, VA.6 
Probate*11 December 1797Elizabeth's will was probated on 11 December 1797. The will appointed Exgtr. refusing to act, William Dunton qualified..6 

Family

William (of Rickards) Dunton Sr. b. c 1730, d. b 13 Apr 1773
Marriage*circa 1750She married William (of Rickards) Dunton Sr., son of Rickards (of Wm of Thos Sr) Dunton Sr. and Anne Carvey, circa 1750.3 
Children 1.Rosannah Dunton b. c 1750
 2.Rickards (of Wm) Dunton Senr.+7 b. 27 May 1752, d. 3 Sep 1821
 3.Ann Dunton+ b. c 1753
 4.Jane Dunton b. c 1754
 5.Elizabeth Dunton+ b. c 1755
 6.Sarah Dunton b. c 1760
 7.Matilda Dunton b. c 1762
 8.Peggy Dunton b. c 1765

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 365 (will of Nathaniel Rogers).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 518 (Anthony West Family).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802.
  4. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 378 (tract N64).
  5. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 434 (will of William Dunton Sr., planter, wife Betty).
  6. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 536 (will of Elizabeth Dunton, widow).
  7. [S2957] Dr. Howard Mackey and Candy McMahan Perry, Vestry Book of Hungar's Parish, Northampton County, Virginia, 1757-1875, p. 136.

William (of Rickards) Dunton Sr.1

M, b. circa 1730, d. before 13 April 1773
FatherRickards (of Wm of Thos Sr) Dunton Sr. b. c 1690, d. b 12 Nov 1754
MotherAnne Carvey b. c 1697
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited9 Jul 2019
Birth*circa 1730William was born circa 1730 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1750He married Elizabeth 'Betty' (115) Rogers, daughter of Nathaniel Rogers and Jean (24) West, circa 1750.2 
Will - Father's*4 October 1754William was named in his father's will on 4 October 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as a son William in the will of Rickards Dunton Sr., wife Anne..1 
Land inherited*1754He inherited land in 1754 at tract N66, between Bridgetown & Marionville, Northampton Co, VA. In 1754 Rickards Dunton (wife Anne) left to his son William the land he said he had bought from Esau Jacob (no record). It will be recalled that William Dunton had bought a part of N65 and he otherwise enlarged his holdings. He was succeeded by a son Rickards and after his death in 1821 a survey of his plantation showed a total of 432 1/2 acres in this viciinity.3 
Land inherited1754He inherited land in 1754 at tract N64, Marionville, Northampton Co, VA. Rickards Dunton (wife Anne) left the "Dorton Land" to his son William and in 1771 he and his wife Betty sold to Hezekiah Brickhouse as 95 acres.4 
Will*20 February 1773He made a will on 20 February 1773 at Northampton Co, VA. To daughter Ann Simpkins negro negro man James Sr. and all that I have lent her plus £15 to total £120. To grandchild Arthur Simpkins £5. To daughtger Jane Dunton negro man Moody and negro girl Marianne and additional cash to total £120. To daughter Rosannah negro wench Cate and negro boy Stepney and additional cast to total £125 and 6 new silver table spoons. To daughter Sarah Dunton negro boy Diah and negro girl Dilly and additional cash to total £125, 12 silver teaspoons and silver tongs. To daughter Matilda negro woman Sabrah and negro girl Dinah and additional cash to total £125. To wife Betty use on negroes Peter, Chloe, Adam and Nim. Adam and Nim to my daughter Matilda when 15. Wife to have use of estate of daughters Rosannah, Sarah and Matilda until they are 18 or marry. To son Rickards 1/2 my land and plantation at my death and the other 1/2 after my wife's right. Wife and son Extrs. Witt: Azel Bentahall, John Dalby Jr. & William Ronald. Codicil: 20 Feb 1773 - To youngest daughtger Peggy £150. Witt: William Harmanson, Hancock Jacob, Ann (X) Hampleton, William Ronald & William White..5 
Death*before 13 April 1773William died before 13 April 1773 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved..5 
Land left*1773He left land in 1773 at tract N66, between Bridgetown & Marionville, Northampton Co, VA. In 1754 Rickards Dunton (wife Anne) left to his son William the land he said he had bought from Esau Jacob (no record). It will be recalled that William Dunton had bought a part of N65 and he otherwise enlarged his holdings. He was succeeded by a son Rickards and after his death in 1821 a survey of his plantation showed a total of 432 1/2 acres in this viciinity.3 

Family

Elizabeth 'Betty' (115) Rogers b. c 1734, d. Dec 1797
Marriage*circa 1750He married Elizabeth 'Betty' (115) Rogers, daughter of Nathaniel Rogers and Jean (24) West, circa 1750.2 
Children 1.Rosannah Dunton b. c 1750
 2.Rickards (of Wm) Dunton Senr.+6 b. 27 May 1752, d. 3 Sep 1821
 3.Ann Dunton+ b. c 1753
 4.Jane Dunton b. c 1754
 5.Elizabeth Dunton+ b. c 1755
 6.Sarah Dunton b. c 1760
 7.Matilda Dunton b. c 1762
 8.Peggy Dunton b. c 1765

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 365 (will of Rickards Dunton, wife Anne).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802.
  3. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 381 (tract N66).
  4. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 378 (tract N64).
  5. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 434 (will of William Dunton Sr., planter, wife Betty).
  6. [S2957] Dr. Howard Mackey and Candy McMahan Perry, Vestry Book of Hungar's Parish, Northampton County, Virginia, 1757-1875, p. 136.

Rickards (of Wm of Thos Sr) Dunton Sr.

M, b. circa 1690, d. before 12 November 1754
FatherWilliam (of Thos Sr) Dunton1 b. bt 1654 - 1660, d. b 28 May 1709
MotherElizabeth Rickards1 b. c 1673
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited8 Jul 2019
Birth*circa 1690Rickards was born circa 1690 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*24 February 1708/9Rickards was named in his father's will on 24 February 1708/9 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as my son Richard Dunton in the will of William Dunton, wife Elizabeth.1 
Marriage*18 August 1722He married Anne Carvey, daughter of Richard Carvey and Mary Widgeon, on 18 August 1722 at Northampton Co, VA. Jacob Stringer & Edw'd Carter were security on the M.L.B. of Ricketts Dunton and Ann Jacob, widow..2 
Land bought*1724Rickards (of Wm of Thos Sr) Dunton Sr. bought land in 1724 at tract N58, Bridgetown, Northampton Co, VA. Joseph Dunton had died intestate and had been succeeded by a son Joseph who also died intestate and the title passed to the latter's sister Comfort, who now sold to her cousin Rickards Dunton, son of William.3 
Will - Father-in-law*5 February 1732/33Rickards was named in his father-in-law's will on 5 February 1732/33 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Richard Carvey named daughter Mary Scott, son-in-law (grandson) Salathiel Harrison, granddaughter Mary Harrison, daughter Margaret Billings, daughter Ursley Bell, grandsons Abraham (under 18) & Isaac Jacob, daughter Anne Dunton, son-in-law Rickard Dunton Extr.4 
Land bought1751He bought land in 1751 at tract N64, Marionville, Northampton Co, VA. John Thruston of Gloucester sold 100 acres of this tract to Ricards Dunton, stating that he had married the widow of William Dalton and making the sale in pursance to an order of the General Court directing that the Dalton land be sold for debts. The widow Dalton's name is not given in the deed, but from the Thurston family papers she is known to have been born Sarah Mynn in 1716. She married first William Dalton in 1730; second, Herbert Haynes; and third John Thurston in 1737, all before she was more than 21 years of age.5 
Marriage Consent Gav*12 February 1754He gave consent for a marriage to take place on 12 February 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. Isaac Dunton was security on the M.L.B. of John Waterfield Jr. and Mary Dunton, daughter of Richard Dunton who gave consent. Elias Dunton Jr. witness.6 
Will*4 October 1754He made a will on 4 October 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. To loving wife Anne use of negroes Peter and Tabitha and my plantation with land bought of Comfort Lingo. To son William my plantation and land bought of Esau Jacob bounded by Walter's Branch, the new road and the land that was Dorton's, and after his mother's death one hand mill. To son Elias the land I lent to his mother bounded by Isaac Dunton, 2 pewter dishes, 6 pewter plates, and a gun. To son Isaac 180 acres, bald-face mare "Fly", writing desk and £50. To daughter Mary Waterfield negro boy Stephen. Remaining negroes to be equally divided by my four children William, Elias, and Isaac Dunton and Mary Waterfield. Wife and son William Extrs. Witt: Matthew Harmanson, Leaven Dunton, Jacob Waterfield..7 
Death*before 12 November 1754Rickards died before 12 November 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved. At probate testator's name given as Rickards Dunton Sr..7 
Land left1754He left land in 1754 at tract N64, Marionville, Northampton Co, VA. Rickards Dunton (wife Anne) left the "Dorton Land" to his son William and in 1771 he and his wife Betty sold to Hezekiah Brickhouse as 95 acres.8 
Land left*1754He left land in 1754 at tract N66, between Bridgetown & Marionville, Northampton Co, VA. In 1754 Rickards Dunton (wife Anne) left to his son William the land he said he had bought from Esau Jacob (no record). It will be recalled that William Dunton had bought a part of N65 and he otherwise enlarged his holdings. He was succeeded by a son Rickards and after his death in 1821 a survey of his plantation showed a total of 432 1/2 acres in this viciinity.9 

Family

Anne Carvey b. c 1697
Marriage*18 August 1722He married Anne Carvey, daughter of Richard Carvey and Mary Widgeon, on 18 August 1722 at Northampton Co, VA. Jacob Stringer & Edw'd Carter were security on the M.L.B. of Ricketts Dunton and Ann Jacob, widow..2 
Children 1.Isaac (of Rickards) Dunton+ b. c 1725, d. b 25 Jan 1774
 2.Elias (of Rickards) Dunton Sr.+ b. c 1728, d. 14 Mar 1780
 3.William (of Rickards) Dunton Sr.+ b. c 1730, d. b 13 Apr 1773
 4.Mary (of Rickards) Dunton+ b. c 1735, d. b 12 Jul 1791

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 189 (will of William Dunton, wife Elizabeth).
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources), p. 32 (marriage of Ricketts Dunton and Ann Jacob widow).
  3. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 358-361 (tracts N57 & N58).
  4. [S1988] Dean Hickman, Melfa, VA,.
  5. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 377 (tract N64).
  6. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  7. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 365 (will of Rickards Dunton, wife Anne).
  8. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 378 (tract N64).
  9. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 381 (tract N66).

Anne Carvey

F, b. circa 1697
FatherRichard Carvey1 b. c 1665, d. b 8 Oct 1734
MotherMary Widgeon b. c 1669, d. 9 Jan 1721
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited9 Jan 2019
Birth*circa 1697Anne Carvey was born circa 1697 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriagecirca 1716She married Richard Jacob II, son of Richard Jacob I and Mary Clarke, circa 1716 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will dated 24 July 1713 Mary Benthall named daughter Elizabeth Fisher, sons Daniel and William Benthall, granddaughters Sarah Jaocb, Ann Clegg and Elizabeth Jacob and John Fisher. (NOTE: Since Mary Benthall's granddaughter Elizabeth Jacob was the 1st wife of Richard Jacob II and was still living at this time, his marriage to Anna Carvey was evidently after this date. In her will of 1743 Ann Clegg named her cousin (nephew) Hancock Jacob to care for her 3 youngest sons.) 
Married Namecirca 1716 As of circa 1716,her married name was Jacob. 
Will - Husb's23 March 1719Anne was named in her husband's will on 23 March 1719 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Richard Jacob, wife Anne, namded the following children (sons under 18 & daughters under 16): Clark (land & not to disturb his mother-in-law (step-mother) until he is 21), residual legatees: wife & 7 children Rachel, Leah, Isaac, Hancock, Bettey, Richard and Abraham Jacob.2 
Marriage*18 August 1722She married Rickards (of Wm of Thos Sr) Dunton Sr., son of William (of Thos Sr) Dunton and Elizabeth Rickards, on 18 August 1722 at Northampton Co, VA. Jacob Stringer & Edw'd Carter were security on the M.L.B. of Ricketts Dunton and Ann Jacob, widow..3 
Married Name18 August 1722 As of 18 August 1722,her married name was Dunton. 
Will - Father's*5 February 1732/33Anne was named in her father's will on 5 February 1732/33 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Richard Carvey named daughter Mary Scott, son-in-law (grandson) Salathiel Harrison, granddaughter Mary Harrison, daughter Margaret Billings, daughter Ursley Bell, grandsons Abraham (under 18) & Isaac Jacob, daughter Anne Dunton, son-in-law Rickard Dunton Extr.1 
Will - Husb's*4 October 1754Anne was named in her husband's will on 4 October 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Rickards Dunton, wife Anne, named son William, son Elias, son Isaac, and daughter Mary Waterfield. Jacob Waterfield was a witness..4 

Family 1

Richard Jacob II b. 31 Oct 1661, d. b Apr 1720
Marriagecirca 1716She married Richard Jacob II, son of Richard Jacob I and Mary Clarke, circa 1716 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will dated 24 July 1713 Mary Benthall named daughter Elizabeth Fisher, sons Daniel and William Benthall, granddaughters Sarah Jaocb, Ann Clegg and Elizabeth Jacob and John Fisher. (NOTE: Since Mary Benthall's granddaughter Elizabeth Jacob was the 1st wife of Richard Jacob II and was still living at this time, his marriage to Anna Carvey was evidently after this date. In her will of 1743 Ann Clegg named her cousin (nephew) Hancock Jacob to care for her 3 youngest sons.) 
Children 1.Isaac (of Richard II) Jacob b. c 1716, d. b 10 Feb 1735/36
 2.Abraham (of Richard II) Jacob+ b. c 1718, d. b 8 Feb 1763

Family 2

Rickards (of Wm of Thos Sr) Dunton Sr. b. c 1690, d. b 12 Nov 1754
Marriage*18 August 1722She married Rickards (of Wm of Thos Sr) Dunton Sr., son of William (of Thos Sr) Dunton and Elizabeth Rickards, on 18 August 1722 at Northampton Co, VA. Jacob Stringer & Edw'd Carter were security on the M.L.B. of Ricketts Dunton and Ann Jacob, widow..3 
Children 1.Isaac (of Rickards) Dunton+ b. c 1725, d. b 25 Jan 1774
 2.Elias (of Rickards) Dunton Sr.+ b. c 1728, d. 14 Mar 1780
 3.William (of Rickards) Dunton Sr.+ b. c 1730, d. b 13 Apr 1773
 4.Mary (of Rickards) Dunton+4 b. c 1735, d. b 12 Jul 1791

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 286 (will of Richard Carvey).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 227 (will of Richard Jacob, wife Anne).
  3. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources), p. 32 (marriage of Ricketts Dunton and Ann Jacob widow).
  4. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 365 (will of Rickards Dunton, wife Anne).

Elias (of Rickards) Dunton Sr.1

M, b. circa 1728, d. 14 March 1780
FatherRickards (of Wm of Thos Sr) Dunton Sr. b. c 1690, d. b 12 Nov 1754
MotherAnne Carvey b. c 1697
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited1 May 2018
Birth*circa 1728Elias was born circa 1728 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage witnessed*12 February 1754He witnessed a marriage on 12 February 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. Isaac Dunton was security on the M.L.B. of John Waterfield Jr. and Mary Dunton, daughter of Richard Dunton who gave consent. Elias Dunton Jr. witness.2 
Will - Father's*4 October 1754Elias was named in his father's will on 4 October 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as a son Elias in the will of Rickards Dunton Sr., wife Anne..1 
Marriage*circa 1756He married Susannah (74) Gascoigne, daughter of Thomas (23) Gascoigne and Sarah (35) Andrews, circa 1756. According to Dorman, there are unidentified issue from her marriage to a Dunton..3,4 
Will*27 December 1779Elias made a will on 27 December 1779 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Elias Dunton Sr. gave to loving wife Susanna the use of houses whereon I now live and 200 A. east of the road during her life, and use of ns. Kent and Pleasant. Wife to be debarred of dower in the house and 100 A. whereon Anne O'Day now lives, my son Dickie to take this property when 21. To my dau. Sarah n. Sabra. To dau. Susannah n. Margaret. To dau. Anne n. Venus. To son Thomas (not yet 12) ns. Solomon and Jacob. Solomon to be put to a shoemaker. Friend Rickards Dunton, Jr. and my son Dickie extrs. Witt: William Harmanson, Cuthbert Russell, Ann 'X' O'Day.5 
Death*14 March 1780He died on 14 March 1780 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.5 

Family

Susannah (74) Gascoigne b. c 1732, d. b 14 Apr 1800
Children 1.Rickards 'Dickie' (of Elias) Dunton+6 b. c 1760, d. b 9 Feb 1807
 2.Sarah (of Elias) Dunton+5 b. c 1762
 3.Susannah (of Elias) Dunton5 b. c 1764
 4.Anne (of Elias) Dunton5 b. c 1766
 5.Thomas Dunton Jr.5 b. c 1768, d. b 18 Aug 1812

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 365 (will of Rickards Dunton, wife Anne).
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  3. [S887] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 963 (Fisher Family).
  4. [S2821] Gail M. Walczyk & Dr. William S. Burton, The Duntons of the Eastern Shore, p. 36.
  5. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 457 (will of Elias Dunton Sr., wife Susanna).
  6. [S2821] Gail M. Walczyk & Dr. William S. Burton, The Duntons of the Eastern Shore, p. 37.

Ann Dunton1

F, b. circa 1753
FatherWilliam (of Rickards) Dunton Sr. b. c 1730, d. b 13 Apr 1773
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' (115) Rogers b. c 1734, d. Dec 1797
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited23 Jul 2019
Birth*circa 1753Ann was born circa 1753 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*24 May 1769She married William Simkins III, son of William Simkins II and Sabra Roberts, on 24 May 1769 at Northampton Co, VA. Elias Dunton Sr. was security on the M.L.B. of William Simkins and Anne Dunton daughter of William Dunton..2 
Married Name24 May 1769 As of 24 May 1769,her married name was Simkins. 
Will - Father's*20 February 1773Ann was named in her father's will on 20 February 1773 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as daughter Ann Simpkins in the will of William Dunton Sr., planter. A grandson Arthur Smipkins was also named..1 
Will - Husb's*28 September 1793Ann was named in her husband's will on 28 September 1793 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will William Simkins Sr., having already provided for my four children Peggy Evans, Coventon Simkins, William Simkins and Sabrah Brown, I give them nothing of my present estate. To the children of my dau. Peggy £100. To my son Nathaniel ns. Stepney, Ben, Elijah, Sam and George to serve until they are 40 and then to be free. Remaining estate to be div. by loving wife Ann and my children Arthur, John, Isaac, Charles, Betsey, Ann, Nathaniel, Sally and Polly Simkins (not yet 15). My land to be sold and money div. by wife and her children. All my ns. who are 40 or over to be free at my death and the rest free when 40. Wife Ann and sons Arthur, John and Isaac extrs. Witt: James Lyon, William Halbett(sic) (Hallett at probate), James Travis. Negroes' birthdates Jacob (20 Jan. 1762), James (17 Sept. 1765), Joshua (25 Mar. 1766), Chaney (27 June 1769), Daniel (20 Oct. 1767), Adam (13 Oct. 1769), Nathan (23 Dec. 1769), Nim (26 Apr. 1773), Ezekiel (10 Dec. 1771), Millas (10 Oct. 1772), Harry (10 Oct. 1773), Appy (10 Sept. 1775), Stepney (20 Aug. 1776), Elijah (1 Apr. 1777), Ben (8 Apr. 1777), Sam (14 Dec. 1786), Esther (10 Mar. 1787), George (15 Apr. 1789), Ibby (May 1792), Andren (on or before 1738), Virginia (on or before 1757), James (on or before 1743), Tilpha (on or before 1753), Mizeah (on or before 1737).3 
Will - Son's*11 June 1796Ann was named in her son's will on 11 June 1796 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Isaac D. Simkins lent to mother [no name] £300. Balance of estate and extr. to my brother John. Witt: George Powell, Benjamin Haley, Peggy Dunton.4 

Family

William Simkins III b. c 1726, d. b 10 Dec 1793
Children 1.Arthur (of Wm III) Simkins+ b. c 1770
 2.John (of Wm III) Simkins3 b. c 1772
 3.Isaac D. (of Wm III) Simkins3 b. c 1774, d. b 10 Jul 1797
 4.Charles (of Wm III) Simkins3 b. c 1776
 5.Elizabeth 'Betsey' F. (of Wm III) Simkins+3 b. c 1778
 6.Ann (of Wm III) Simkins3 b. c 1780
 7.Nathaniel (of Wm III) Simkins3 b. c 1782
 8.Sally (of Wm III) Simkins3 b. c 1784
 9.Mary 'Polly' (of Wm III) Simkins+3 b. c 1786, d. 1829

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 434 (will of William Dunton Sr., planter, wife Betty).
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 519 (will of William Simkins, wife Ann).
  4. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 535 (will of Isaac D. Simkins).

Arthur (of Wm III) Simkins1

M, b. circa 1770
FatherWilliam Simkins III b. c 1726, d. b 10 Dec 1793
MotherAnn Dunton b. c 1753
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited3 Aug 2018
Birth*circa 1770Arthur was born circa 1770 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Grfath's*20 February 1773Arthur was named in his grandfather's will on 20 February 1773 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as a grandson Arthur Simpkins and give £5 in the will of William Dunton Sr., planter..1 
Will - Father's*28 September 1793Arthur was named in his father's will on 28 September 1793 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will William Simkins Sr., having already provided for my four children Peggy Evans, Coventon Simkins, William Simkins and Sabrah Brown, I give them nothing of my present estate. To the children of my dau. Peggy £100. To my son Nathaniel ns. Stepney, Ben, Elijah, Sam and George to serve until they are 40 and then to be free. Remaining estate to be div. by loving wife Ann and my children Arthur, John, Isaac, Charles, Betsey, Ann, Nathaniel, Sally and Polly Simkins (not yet 15). My land to be sold and money div. by wife and her children. All my ns. who are 40 or over to be free at my death and the rest free when 40. Wife Ann and sons Arthur, John and Isaac extrs. Witt: James Lyon, William Halbett(sic) (Hallett at probate), James Travis. Negroes' birthdates Jacob (20 Jan. 1762), James (17 Sept. 1765), Joshua (25 Mar. 1766), Chaney (27 June 1769), Daniel (20 Oct. 1767), Adam (13 Oct. 1769), Nathan (23 Dec. 1769), Nim (26 Apr. 1773), Ezekiel (10 Dec. 1771), Millas (10 Oct. 1772), Harry (10 Oct. 1773), Appy (10 Sept. 1775), Stepney (20 Aug. 1776), Elijah (1 Apr. 1777), Ben (8 Apr. 1777), Sam (14 Dec. 1786), Esther (10 Mar. 1787), George (15 Apr. 1789), Ibby (May 1792), Andren (on or before 1738), Virginia (on or before 1757), James (on or before 1743), Tilpha (on or before 1753), Mizeah (on or before 1737).2 
Marriage*22 April 1801He married Sarah 'Sally' Jarvis, daughter of William Jarvis Sr. and Sarah (-----), on 22 April 1801 at Northampton Co, VA. Wm Jarvis was security on the M.L.B. of Arthur Simkins and Sally Jarvis.3 
Will - Bro-in-law*9 May 1805Arthur was named in his brother-in-law's will on 9 May 1805 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Jesse Jarvis gave half of my land to my brother Obediah Hunt and his heirs forever with paying my brother William Jarvis the just and full sum of four hundred pounds. The other half of my land I lend to my sister Sally Simkins during her natural life and then to her children forever that she has by my brother in law Arthur Simkins paying my brother William Jarvis the just sum of fifty pounds. I leave my horse, bridle and saddle to my cousin William Goffigon. All the rest of my property to be equally divided between my brother Obediah Hunt and my sister Sally Simkins. I appoint my brother Obediah Hunt my whole and sole executor. Signed, Jesse Jarvis. Witnesses: Southy Spady, John Costin Jr. and Zorobabel Roberts.4 
Will - Bro-in-law15 February 1806Arthur was named in his brother-in-law's will on 15 February 1806 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Obediah Hunt directed that my whole of my estate kept together and the farm to be carried on through the present year (except such part of my property as my executor may deem unnecessary to the benefit of the present years crop that to be sold at their discretion they may likewise sell two of my Negroes namely Rachel and Patience and the money arising from such sales to be paid unto William Jarvis in part of moneys due him from me by the last will & testament of Jesse Jarvis deceased and at the end of the present year I wish the whole of my personal estate to be sold except my Negroes namely Ezekiel, Peggy, Tamer, Spencer, Joe, Sophia & child. The balance of my property after my debts are paid I wish to be equally divided among my three children; Sally Hunt, John G. Hunt and Thomas O. Hunt. I do further wish my executors or administrators & do empower them to convey all the lands left me by my brother Jesse Jarvis to Arthur Simkins or agreeable to the contract between A. Simkins & myself deposited in the hands of Mr. Southey Spady. I do appoint William Jarvis and John Goffigon, executors. Signed, Obediah Hunt. Witnesses: Arthur Simkins and John Trower.5 

Family 1

Child 1.M.E. Simkins (Simkins or Simpkins?)+ b. c 1790

Family 2

Sarah 'Sally' Jarvis b. c 1784
Child 1.Charlotte D. Simkins (Simkins or Simpkins?)+ b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 434 (will of William Dunton Sr., planter, wife Betty).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 519 (will of William Simkins, wife Ann).
  3. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  4. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 38 (will of Jesse Jarvis).
  5. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 43 (will of Obediah Hunt).

Jane Dunton1

F, b. circa 1754
FatherWilliam (of Rickards) Dunton Sr. b. c 1730, d. b 13 Apr 1773
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' (115) Rogers b. c 1734, d. Dec 1797
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited17 Jan 2016
Birth*circa 1754Jane was born circa 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*20 February 1773Jane was named in her father's will on 20 February 1773 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Jane Dunton in the will of William Dunton Sr., planter..1 
Marriage*25 April 1774She married Edmund Scarborough (of Obed) Johnson, son of Obediah (of Luke) Johnson and Priscilla Scarburgh, on 25 April 1774 at Northampton Co, VA. John Blair was security on the M.L.B. of Edmund S. Johnson and Jane Dunton, daughter of Wm. Dunton dec'd..2 
Married Name25 April 1774 As of 25 April 1774,her married name was Johnson. 
Land sold*1776Jane Dunton sold land in 1776 at N116, north of Jamesville on south side of Occahannock Creek, Northampton Co, VA. Edmund and Jane Johnson sold the Thomas Johnson part of this tract to Obedience Johnson Jr., who in his will 6 years later directed that his land be sold and 2 years after that it was bought by Edward Ker.3 

Family

Edmund Scarborough (of Obed) Johnson b. c 1752, d. 15 Apr 1814

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 434 (will of William Dunton Sr., planter, wife Betty).
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  3. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 536 (tract N116).

Rosannah Dunton1

F, b. circa 1750
FatherWilliam (of Rickards) Dunton Sr. b. c 1730, d. b 13 Apr 1773
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' (115) Rogers b. c 1734, d. Dec 1797
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited25 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1750Rosannah was born circa 1750 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*20 February 1773Rosannah was named in her father's will on 20 February 1773 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Rosannah in the will of William Dunton Sr., planter. She was under age 18 at the time..1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 434 (will of William Dunton Sr., planter, wife Betty).
  2. [S2821] Gail M. Walczyk & Dr. William S. Burton, The Duntons of the Eastern Shore, p. 34.

Sarah Dunton1

F, b. circa 1760
FatherWilliam (of Rickards) Dunton Sr. b. c 1730, d. b 13 Apr 1773
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' (115) Rogers b. c 1734, d. Dec 1797
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 May 2013
Birth*circa 1760Sarah was born circa 1760 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*20 February 1773Sarah was named in her father's will on 20 February 1773 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as a daughtter Sarah Dunton in the will of William Dunton Sr., planter. She was under age 18 at the time..1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 434 (will of William Dunton Sr., planter, wife Betty).

Matilda Dunton1

F, b. circa 1762
FatherWilliam (of Rickards) Dunton Sr. b. c 1730, d. b 13 Apr 1773
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' (115) Rogers b. c 1734, d. Dec 1797
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 May 2013
Birth*circa 1762Matilda was born circa 1762 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*20 February 1773Matilda was named in her father's will on 20 February 1773 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Matilda Dunton in the will of William Dunton Sr., planter. She was under age 15 at the time..1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 434 (will of William Dunton Sr., planter, wife Betty).

Rickards (of Wm) Dunton Senr.1

M, b. 27 May 1752, d. 3 September 1821
FatherWilliam (of Rickards) Dunton Sr.2 b. c 1730, d. b 13 Apr 1773
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' (115) Rogers2 b. c 1734, d. Dec 1797
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
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 Edited11 Jul 2019
Birth*27 May 1752Rickards was born on 27 May 1752 at Northampton Co, VA. Rickards Dunton, son to William Dunton & Betty his wife, was born 27th May 1752..2 
Will - Father's*20 February 1773Rickards was named in his father's will on 20 February 1773 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as a son Rickards in the will of William Dunton Sr., planter. He was given 1/2 my land and plantation at my death and other 1/2 after my wife's right..3 
Land inherited*1773He inherited land in 1773 at tract N66, between Bridgetown & Marionville, Northampton Co, VA. In 1754 Rickards Dunton (wife Anne) left to his son William the land he said he had bought from Esau Jacob (no record). It will be recalled that William Dunton had bought a part of N65 and he otherwise enlarged his holdings. He was succeeded by a son Rickards and after his death in 1821 a survey of his plantation showed a total of 432 1/2 acres in this viciinity.4 
Marriage7 September 1774He married Sophia Harmanson, daughter of Matthew (of Hy of Thos) Harmanson and Rachel Roberts, on 7 September 1774 at Northampton Co, VA. Wm Waltham was security on the M.L.B. of Rickards Dunton Jr. and Sophia Harmanson. Abel Upshur witness. They were married 8 Sep 1774. (NOTE: The Dunton family records show 12 Sept 1774.)5,6,2 
Marriage*13 August 1796Rickards (of Wm) Dunton Senr. married Rossanna Milby on 13 August 1796 at Northampton Co, VA. John MacGawan was security on the M.L.B. of Rickards Dunton Jr. and Rosanna Clegg.5 
Will - Mother's*25 November 1797Rickards was named in his mother's will on 25 November 1797 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Elizabeth Dunton gave to daughter Peggy Simkins use of my negro Isaac 4 years and then Isaac to be free. To my grandson William Dunton young mare "FLower". To my granddaughter Elizabeth Fulwell £3. To my granddaughter Peggy James £3. To my granddaughter Elizabeth Dunton £3. Residual legatees my children. My son Rickards Dunton Extr. Witt: Dickie Dunton, Elizabeth (X) Hase..7 
VA House of Delegate*between 1802 and 1807Rickards served in the Virginia House of Delegates between 1802 and 1807 at Virginia.8 
Marriage*20 October 1803He married Sinah Bentahll on 20 October 1803 at Northampton Co, VA. George Bell was security on the M.L.B. of Rickards Dunton Jr. and Sinah Benthall.5 
Marriage*5 May 1807He married Lucy (623) Galt, daughter of Dickie Galt and Leah (281) Benthall, on 5 May 1807 at Northampton Co, VA. Littleton Kendall was security on the M.L.B. of Richards Dunton Jr. and Lucy Carpenter..9,5 
Will - Step Son*9 May 1812His was named in the will of his step-son on 9 May 1812 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Dickey G. Carpenter gave to brother Samuel G. Carpenter my watch and my small gun that I had by Thomas Elliott, deceased, to be kept by his guardian until he shall be fit to take care of them himself. My will and desire is that my mother Lucy Dunton, my brother Samuel G. Carpenter, my sister Elizabeth G. Upshur and Leah F. Carpenter have each a suit of mourning out of my estate and also that Betsey Dunton have a mourning suite with them. I give and bequeath to my half brother John Carpenter Dunton my colt Pandora that Rickards Dunton is to raise to three years old, also my gun that I had of John G. Ames. I give unto my half brother Alexandrew James Galt Dunton my Negro Boy Jacob. I give unto my sister Leah F. Carpenter my one fifth part of four fifths of Negro girl Esther devised by my father's will unto my dearest brother Azel G. Carpenter. I nominate and appoint Arthur B. Upshur my executor. Signed, Dickey G. Carpenter. Witnesses: Elijah Brittingham, Thos Midcalf and Rickards Dunton.10 
Est Settm't Named In*9 December 1819Rickards (of Wm) Dunton Senr. was named in an estate settlement on 9 December 1819 at Northampton Co, VA. The settlement of the estate of John Carpenter Senr, wife Lucy, was settled by Extr. John Carpenter Jr. Appraisers: John Upshur, John West, Thomas Elliott and George Brickhouse. Inventory and Appraisement taken on January 16, 1804. WB 33 pages 139-140. Audit and Settlement. John Carpenter Jr., executor. Pages 140-141. Recorded on February 12, 1810. Division of Slaves. WB 35 pages 398-399 Recorded on December 9, 1819. Heirs: Rickards Dunton and Lucy his wife in right of dower, Arthur B. Upshur and Elizabeth his wife, Samuel G. Carpenter and Leah F. Carpenter. Each heir received a portion "by descent from Azel Carpenter" and "by the will of D. G. Carpenter". Supplemental Audit and Settlement. John Carpenter Jr. executor. Begins on March 8, 1805. WB 37 page 88. Recorded on April 11, 1825. "Cash paid Tabitha Carpenter being a balance due her for the sale of her maiden land purchased by Wm Costin."11 
Will7 October 1820He made a will on 7 October 1820 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Rickards Dunton Senr. gave to son William Dunton ten acres of land adjoining the ninety acres that I have given him. I give to my son Matthew H. Dunton. I give to my daughter Ann Turner. I give to my daughter Betsey White. I give to my daughter Ader Matthews. I give to my son Smith S. Dunton. I give and bequeath unto my son John C. Dunton a Negro boy Jacob Morris in lieu of a mare and a gun given him by the will of Dickie G. Carpenter. I give and bequeath unto my two sons John C. Dunton and Alexandrir T. G. Dunton all my lands that may remain after payment of my debts. I give unto my daughter Lucy Matilda Jane Dunton all my slaves not before given. In case either of my said children should die under age and without heirs such child's part to be divided between the survivors and my son Smith G. Dunton. I nominate and appoint my trusty friends Nathaniel Turner and Littleton Upshur Esq. executors. Signed, Rickards Dunton Senr. No witnesses..1 
Est Settm't Step-Son*11 January 1821He was named in the settlement of his step-son's estate on 11 January 1821 at Northampton Co, VA. Settlement of the estate of Dickey G. Carpenter by Extr Arthur B. Upshur. Appraisers: John B. Thomas, Anthony Bell, William Dunton and John G. Ames. Inventory and Appraisement taken on May 29, 1812. WB 35 pages 305-306. Account of Sales pages 306-308. Audit and Settlement. Arthur B. Upshur executor and Caleb B. Upshur, executor of Arthur B. Upshur. "David Ross keeping Hannah & 3 children 1817", "Littleton Godwin for keeping Hannah & children 1813". Pages 308-311. Audit and Settlement with Caleb B. Upshur executor of Arthur B. Upshur who was executor for D. G. Carpenter. Begins on January 1, 1820. WB 35 page 484. Recorded on February 12, 1821. January 11, 1821 Received of C. B. Upshur our proportions respectively of the above balance due the estate of D. G. Carpenter. Signed, Richards Dunton guardian to Leah F. Carpenter.12 
Death*3 September 1821Rickards died on 3 September 1821 at Northampton Co, VA, at age 69.13,8 
Est settm't8 October 1821His estate was settled on 8 October 1821 at Northampton Co. It was on this date that his will was probated. The executors appointed in the will refused to administer so John H. Harmanson and Thomas Jacob were appointed. Bond $10,000. Appraisers: Robins Mapp, Anthony Bell, Edmund Watson and George Bell. Inventory and Appraisement taken on October 16, 1821. Audit and Settlement. Thomas Jacob and Jno H. Harmanson administrators. Recorded on July 14, 1823. 
Land left*1821He left land in 1821 at tract N66, between Bridgetown & Marionville, Northampton Co, VA. In 1754 Rickards Dunton (wife Anne) left to his son William the land he said he had bought from Esau Jacob (no record). It will be recalled that William Dunton had bought a part of N65 and he otherwise enlarged his holdings. He was succeeded by a son Rickards and after his death in 1821 a survey of his plantation showed a total of 432 1/2 acres in this viciinity.4 

Family 1

Sophia Harmanson b. 12 May 1753, d. 20 Sep 1794
Marriage7 September 1774He married Sophia Harmanson, daughter of Matthew (of Hy of Thos) Harmanson and Rachel Roberts, on 7 September 1774 at Northampton Co, VA. Wm Waltham was security on the M.L.B. of Rickards Dunton Jr. and Sophia Harmanson. Abel Upshur witness. They were married 8 Sep 1774. (NOTE: The Dunton family records show 12 Sept 1774.)5,6,2 
Children 1.Maj. William (of Rickards of Wm) Dunton+1,2 b. 24 Oct 1775, d. 7 Jun 1835
 2.Matthew H. Dunton+ b. 12 Jun 1777
 3.Nathaniel R. Dunton14 b. 22 Apr 1781, d. 19 Oct 1791
 4.Anne Dunton+ b. 29 Jul 1783, d. 25 Jan 1857
 5.John Carpenter Dunton10 b. 22 Oct 1785
 6.Elizabeth H. 'Betsy' Dunton b. 14 Feb 1790
 7.Sarah Dunton14 b. 15 Feb 1790
 8.Rickards 'Dickie' Dunton Jr. (carpenter)+14 b. c 1790, d. Mar 1855

Family 2

Rossanna Milby b. c 1765, d. b 20 Oct 1803
Marriage*13 August 1796Rickards (of Wm) Dunton Senr. married Rossanna Milby on 13 August 1796 at Northampton Co, VA. John MacGawan was security on the M.L.B. of Rickards Dunton Jr. and Rosanna Clegg.5 
Child 1.Adah 'Ader' Dunton+ b. c 1800

Family 3

Sinah Bentahll b. c 1775, d. b 5 May 1807
Marriage*20 October 1803Rickards (of Wm) Dunton Senr. married Sinah Bentahll on 20 October 1803 at Northampton Co, VA. George Bell was security on the M.L.B. of Rickards Dunton Jr. and Sinah Benthall.5 

Family 4

Lucy (623) Galt b. c 1770
Marriage*5 May 1807He married Lucy (623) Galt, daughter of Dickie Galt and Leah (281) Benthall, on 5 May 1807 at Northampton Co, VA. Littleton Kendall was security on the M.L.B. of Richards Dunton Jr. and Lucy Carpenter..9,5 
Children 1.Alexandrew James Galt Dunton10 b. c 1810
 2.Smith L. Dunton1,14 b. c 1812
 3.Lucy Matilda Jane Dunton14 b. c 1817

Citations

  1. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 123 (will of Rickards Dunton Senr.).
  2. [S2957] Dr. Howard Mackey and Candy McMahan Perry, Vestry Book of Hungar's Parish, Northampton County, Virginia, 1757-1875, p. 136.
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 434 (will of William Dunton Sr., planter, wife Betty).
  4. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 381 (tract N66).
  5. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  6. [S2845] Sophie Elizabeth Tankard (1898-1989) - Dunton Record.
  7. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 536 (will of Elizabeth Dunton, widow).
  8. [S2844] Sophie Elizabeth Tankard (1898-1989) - Dunton Bible.
  9. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 641 (Wilkins Family).
  10. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 71 (will of Dickey G. Carpenter).
  11. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 28 (settlement of John Carpenter Senr, wife Lucy).
  12. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 72 (settlement of Dickey G. Carpenter).
  13. [S2709] Sophie Elizabeth Tankard (1898-1989) 10 Generation Pedigree Chart.
  14. [S2821] Gail M. Walczyk & Dr. William S. Burton, The Duntons of the Eastern Shore, p. 35.

Peggy Dunton1

F, b. circa 1765
FatherWilliam (of Rickards) Dunton Sr. b. c 1730, d. b 13 Apr 1773
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' (115) Rogers b. c 1734, d. Dec 1797
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited8 Jul 2019
Birth*circa 1765Peggy was born circa 1765 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*20 February 1773Peggy was named in her father's will on 20 February 1773 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as my youngest daughter Peggy and given £150 in the will of William Dunton Sr., planter..2 
Marriage*circa 1785She married (-----) Simkins circa 1785.3 
Married Namecirca 1785 As of circa 1785,her married name was Simkins. 
Will - Mother's*25 November 1797Peggy was named in her mother's will on 25 November 1797 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Elizabeth Dunton gave to daughter Peggy Simkins use of my negro Isaac 4 years and then Isaac to be free. To my grandson William Dunton young mare "FLower". To my granddaughter Elizabeth Fulwell £3. To my granddaughter Peggy James £3. To my granddaughter Elizabeth Dunton £3. Residual legatees my children. My son Rickards Dunton Extr. Witt: Dickie Dunton, Elizabeth (X) Hase..3 

Family

(-----) Simkins b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 434 (will of William Dunton Sr., planter, wife Betty) & p. 536 (will of Elizabeth Dunton, widow).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 434 (will of William Dunton Sr., planter, wife Betty).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 536 (will of Elizabeth Dunton, widow).

(-----) Simkins

M, b. circa 1760
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
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 2010
Birth*circa 1760(-----) was born circa 1760. 
Marriage*circa 1785He married Peggy Dunton, daughter of William (of Rickards) Dunton Sr. and Elizabeth 'Betty' (115) Rogers, circa 1785.1 

Family

Peggy Dunton b. c 1765

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 536 (will of Elizabeth Dunton, widow).

Granville Chandler Northam1

M, b. circa 1910
FatherThomas Chandler Northam b. 9 Jan 1879, d. 7 Jan 1950
MotherPhoebe Blanch Edwards b. 16 Sep 1881, d. 22 Mar 1972
Last Edited17 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1910Granville was born circa 1910 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S640] Mrs. Esther N. Blake Interview & chart, 27156 Turkey Run Road, Mears, VA 23409.

John Edwards Northam1

M, b. circa 1912
FatherThomas Chandler Northam b. 9 Jan 1879, d. 7 Jan 1950
MotherPhoebe Blanch Edwards b. 16 Sep 1881, d. 22 Mar 1972
Last Edited17 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1912John was born circa 1912 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S640] Mrs. Esther N. Blake Interview & chart, 27156 Turkey Run Road, Mears, VA 23409.

James Fitzgerald (alias Garrett)1

M, b. circa 1720, d. before 30 July 1771
FatherThomas Fitzgerald2 b. c 1682, d. b 25 Feb 1741
MotherMary Tizeker b. c 1695, d. b 28 Jan 1746
Last Edited24 Aug 2013
Birth*circa 1720James was born circa 1720 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Grfath's*28 March 1724James was named in his grandfather's will on 28 March 1724 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a grandson James Fitzgarold in the will of James Sticikar..3 
Marriage*before 1741He married Tabitha (-----), daughter of William Bundick Pearson, before 1741 at tract A170, Gargartha Branch, Acc Co, VA. According to Whitelaw, nothing more was found recorded about Richard Bundick's grandson William Bundick Pearson (who he gave 73 acres to in his will of 1731), but perhaps his widow or a daughter married James Fitzgerald, who in 1771 left to a son John for life and then to a grandson Richard. In 1790 John Fitzgerald united with Richard and Ann Fitzgerald in a sale to Abel Wright..4,2 
Land inherited*1741James Fitzgerald (alias Garrett) inherited land in 1741 at tract A121, Modest Town, Acc Co, VA. In 1726 John & Rebecca Andrews sold 100 acres to Thomas Fitzgerald, who in 1741 (wife Mary) died intestate. He was succeeded by a son James, who with his wife Tabitha, immediately sold his inheritence to Thomas Watson.2 
Anecdote*25 February 1741 On 25 Feb 1740/41 in Acc Co, Mary Fitzgerald was named to settle the estate of Thomas Fitzgerald. John Fitzgerald and James Fitzgerald were securities.5 
Will - Witnessed*7 February 1756James witnessed a will on 7 February 1756 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Richard Justice, James Fitzgerald & Thomas Webb witnessed the will of Jacob Bishop, wife Patience.6 
Marriagebefore 30 August 1763He married Rachel (-----) before 30 August 1763. It was on this date that upon James Fitzgerrald's motion, John Ambler, Thomas Teackle Jr., Isaac Dunton & Edmund Scarburgh (or any three of them) were to audit/settle Rachel Fitzgerald's administration of Arthur Watson's estate (she was recently his widow)..7,8,9 
Will*17 May 1771He made a will on 17 May 1771 at Accomack Co, VA. To son John Fitzgerrald my land & plantation during his life, reversion to my son Richard Fitzgerrald. To daughter Susanna Royal. Grandaughter Susanna Churn. Daughter Susanna Royal & son Richard Fitzgerrald residual legatees. Charles Bagwell Exr. Witt: Sarah Melson, Elizabeth Baker..10 
Death*before 30 July 1771James died before 30 July 1771 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated. John Fitzgerrald heir at law to the testator..10 

Family

Tabitha (-----) b. c 1725
Marriage*before 1741He married Tabitha (-----), daughter of William Bundick Pearson, before 1741 at tract A170, Gargartha Branch, Acc Co, VA. According to Whitelaw, nothing more was found recorded about Richard Bundick's grandson William Bundick Pearson (who he gave 73 acres to in his will of 1731), but perhaps his widow or a daughter married James Fitzgerald, who in 1771 left to a son John for life and then to a grandson Richard. In 1790 John Fitzgerald united with Richard and Ann Fitzgerald in a sale to Abel Wright..4,2 
Children 1.Susanna Fitzgerald (alias Garrett) b. c 1742
 2.John Fitzgerald (alias Garrett)+ b. c 1745, d. b 29 Dec 1800
 3.Ann Fitzgerald (alias Garrett)+ b. c 1748
 4.Richard Fitzgerald (alias Garrett)+ b. c 1750, d. b 26 Jan 1801

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 73 (will of James Sticikar, wife Jane) & p. 114 (adm. of Thomas Fitzgerald).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1171 (tract A121).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 73 (will of James Sticikar, wife Jane).
  4. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1160 (tract A121).
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 114 (adm. of Thomas Fitzgerald).
  6. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 189 (will of Jacob Bishop, wife Patience).
  7. [S819] Mark C. Lewis, Mark C. Lewis Genealogy Research Files.
  8. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 257 (will of Rachel Fitzgarrell).
  9. [S2313] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1764-1765, Volume 20, p. 482 (30 Aug 1763 Court).
  10. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 256 (will of James Fitzgerrald).

Susanna Fitzgerald (alias Garrett)1

F, b. circa 1742
FatherJames Fitzgerald (alias Garrett) b. c 1720, d. b 30 Jul 1771
MotherTabitha (-----) b. c 1725
Last Edited30 Dec 2014
Birth*circa 1742Susanna Fitzgerald (alias Garrett) was born circa 1742 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1765She married Benjamin Royal Jr., son of Benjamin Royal Sr. and Rachel Townsend, circa 1765 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Married Namecirca 1765 As of circa 1765,her married name was Royal. 
Land sold*1767Susanna Fitzgerald (alias Garrett) sold land in 1767 at tract A111, Guilford, Accomack Co, VA. In 1765 Rachel Cook left 40 acres each to her daughters Esther Russell and Sarah Russell; no evidence was found that Rachel had had a Russell husbanc, so each of the daughters may have married a Russell. The bequests were life interests only, with reversion to a son Benjamin Royal, who inherited the balance. In 1767 Benjamin and Susannah Royal sold 15 acres to Ephraim Vessells and 50 acres to Andrew Russell, the two pieces being at the south end of his inheritance; neither was traced further. In 1772 the Royals sold a balance of 131 acres to William Andrews.2 
Will - Father's*17 May 1771Susanna was named in her father's will on 17 May 1771 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Susanna Royal in the will of James Fitzgerrald. He also named a granddaughter Susanna Churn..1 

Family

Benjamin Royal Jr. b. c 1730, d. b 24 Feb 1784

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 256 (will of James Fitzgerrald).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1114 (tract A111).

Thomas Fitzgerald1

M, b. circa 1682, d. before 25 February 1741
FatherJohn Fitzgerald I b. c 1640, d. b 20 Sep 1687
MotherCatherine (-----) b. c 1655
Last Edited24 Aug 2013
Birth*circa 1682Thomas was born circa 1682 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*13 August 1687Thomas was named in his father's will on 13 August 1687 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son Thomas (under age 21) in the will of John Fitzgarrell. Sons were to be at my friend John Wise's until they are age 21..1 
Marriage*circa 1718He married Mary Tizeker, daughter of James Tizeker and Jane (-----), circa 1718.2 
Will - Witnessed*before 3 October 1721Thomas witnessed a will before 3 October 1721 at Accomack Co, VA. It was by this date that Charles Leatherbury, William Parker, John Stockly, Thomas Fitzgrall & Henry Scarburgh had witnessed the undated will of Edmund Leatherbury, wife Mary.3 
Land bought*1726He bought land in 1726 at tract A121, Modest Town, Acc Co, VA. John & Rebecca Andrews sold 100 acres to Thomas Fitzgerald, who in 1741 (wife Mary) died intestate. He was succeeded by a son James, who with his wife Tabitha, immediately sold his inheritence to Thomas Watson.4 
Death*before 25 February 1741Thomas died before 25 February 1741 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Mary Fitzgerald was named to settle the estate of Thomas Fitzgerald. John Fitzgerald and James Fitzgerald were securities..2 

Family

Mary Tizeker b. c 1695, d. b 28 Jan 1746
Children 1.John Fitzgerald+ b. c 1718, d. b 30 Oct 1781
 2.James Fitzgerald (alias Garrett)+4 b. c 1720, d. b 30 Jul 1771
 3.Shadrack Fitzgerald5 b. c 1722, d. b 26 Jan 1757
 4.Thomas Fitzgerald+ b. c 1725

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 15 (will of John Fitzgarrell).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 114 (adm. of Thomas Fitzgerald).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 71 (will of Edmund Leatherbury, wife Mary).
  4. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1171 (tract A121).
  5. [S574] The Robert Mears Collection (Work of Dr. Bill Burton & other Ghotes), http://espl-genealogy.org/mearscol.

Mary Tizeker1

F, b. circa 1695, d. before 28 January 1746
FatherJames Tizeker b. c 1650, d. b 7 Jul 1724
MotherJane (-----) b. c 1658
Last Edited24 Aug 2013
Birth*circa 1695Mary was born circa 1695 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1718She married Thomas Fitzgerald, son of John Fitzgerald I and Catherine (-----), circa 1718.2 
Married Namecirca 1718 As of circa 1718,her married name was Fitzgerald. 
Will - Father's*28 March 1724Mary was named in her father's will on 28 March 1724 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as daughter Mary Fitzgarold in the will of James Sticikar..1 
Will - Brother's*13 January 1739Mary was named in her brother's will on 13 January 1739 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Fitzgerrald in the will of John Tiseker..3 
Administrator*25 February 1741Mary was named as administrator of an estate on 25 February 1741 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Mary Fitzgerald was named to settle the estate of Thomas Fitzgerald. John Fitzgerald and James Fitzgerald were securities..2 
Death*before 28 January 1746Mary died before 28 January 1746 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date son John Fitzgerald was named to settle the estate of Mary Fitzgerald. John Drummond was security..4 

Family

Thomas Fitzgerald b. c 1682, d. b 25 Feb 1741
Marriage*circa 1718She married Thomas Fitzgerald, son of John Fitzgerald I and Catherine (-----), circa 1718.2 
Children 1.John Fitzgerald+ b. c 1718, d. b 30 Oct 1781
 2.James Fitzgerald (alias Garrett)+ b. c 1720, d. b 30 Jul 1771
 3.Shadrack Fitzgerald5 b. c 1722, d. b 26 Jan 1757
 4.Thomas Fitzgerald+ b. c 1725

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 73 (will of James Sticikar, wife Jane).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 114 (adm. of Thomas Fitzgerald).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 119 (will of John Tiseker).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 133 (adm. of Mary Fitzgerald).
  5. [S574] The Robert Mears Collection (Work of Dr. Bill Burton & other Ghotes), http://espl-genealogy.org/mearscol.

John Fitzgerald1

M, b. circa 1718, d. before 30 October 1781
FatherThomas Fitzgerald b. c 1682, d. b 25 Feb 1741
MotherMary Tizeker b. c 1695, d. b 28 Jan 1746
Last Edited12 Dec 2017
Birth*circa 1718John was born circa 1718 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1740He married Tabitha (-----) circa 1740.2 
Anecdote*25 February 1741 On 25 Feb 1740/41 in Acc Co, Mary Fitzgerald was named to settle the estate of Thomas Fitzgerald. John Fitzgerald and James Fitzgerald were securities.1 
Administrator*28 January 1746John was named as administrator of an estate on 28 January 1746 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date son John Fitzgerald was named to settle the estate of Mary Fitzgerald. John Drummond was security.3 
Anecdote*28 November 1750 On 28 Nov 1750 in Acc Court Thomas Bennet (attorney: Geo. Douglas) sued John Fitzgerrald, who admitted owing £3:12:09 plus costs. Bennet's witness George Abbot attended three days. (Execution issued: 20 September 1751.)4 
Marriage*circa 1772He married Mary (-----) circa 1772.5 
Will*22 June 1781John made a will on 22 June 1781 at Accomack Co, VA. To wife Mary. To sons Shadrack & Purnal Fitzgerald (under age) the balance of my estate To daughter Esther Harman's children 1 s. Wife Exec. & neighbor Nathaniel Bevans Exr. Witt: Mathew Northam, Leah Abbott, Zadock James.5 
Death*before 30 October 1781He died before 30 October 1781 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated. The Exrs. named in the foregoing will relinquished their right & Richard Abbott qualified.5 

Family 1

Tabitha (-----) b. c 1720
Marriage*circa 1740He married Tabitha (-----) circa 1740.2 
Child 1.Esther Fitzgerald+5 b. c 1742

Family 2

Mary (-----) b. c 1750
Marriage*circa 1772John Fitzgerald married Mary (-----) circa 1772.5 
Children 1.Shadrack Fitzgerald5 b. c 1772
 2.Purnal Fitzgerald5 b. c 1774

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 114 (adm. of Thomas Fitzgerald).
  2. [S819] Mark C. Lewis, Mark C. Lewis Genealogy Research Files.
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 133 (adm. of Mary Fitzgerald).
  4. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 320.
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 331 (will of John Fitzgerald, wife Mary).

Betty Shay1

F, b. circa 1762
FatherDaniel Shay b. c 1725, d. Mar 1783
MotherComfort (-----) b. c 1730
Last Edited24 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1762Betty was born circa 1762 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1782She married (-----) Trader circa 1782.1 
Married Namecirca 1782 As of circa 1782,her married name was Trader. 
Will - Father's*12 February 1783Betty was named in her father's will on 12 February 1783 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as daughter Betty Trader in the will of Daniel Shay..1 

Family

(-----) Trader b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 337 (will of Daniel Shay, wife Comfort).

(-----) Trader

M, b. circa 1760
Last Edited24 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1760(-----) was born circa 1760. 
Marriage*circa 1782He married Betty Shay, daughter of Daniel Shay and Comfort (-----), circa 1782.1 

Family

Betty Shay b. c 1762

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 337 (will of Daniel Shay, wife Comfort).

Nancy Shay1

F, b. circa 1758
FatherDaniel Shay b. c 1725, d. Mar 1783
MotherComfort (-----) b. c 1730
Last Edited24 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1758Nancy was born circa 1758 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1775She married (-----) Northam circa 1775.1 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Northam. 
Will - Father's*12 February 1783Nancy was named in her father's will on 12 February 1783 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Nancy Northam in the will of Daniel Shay..2 

Family

(-----) Northam b. c 1750

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 337 (will of Daniel Shay, wife Comfort).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 114 (adm. of Thomas Fitzgerald).

(-----) Northam

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited24 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1750(-----) was born circa 1750. 
Marriage*circa 1775He married Nancy Shay, daughter of Daniel Shay and Comfort (-----), circa 1775.1 

Family

Nancy Shay b. c 1758

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 337 (will of Daniel Shay, wife Comfort).

Kessy Shay1

F, b. circa 1765
FatherDaniel Shay b. c 1725, d. Mar 1783
MotherComfort (-----) b. c 1730
Last Edited24 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1765Kessy was born circa 1765 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*12 February 1783Kessy was named in her father's will on 12 February 1783 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Kessy Shay in the will of Daniel Shay..1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 337 (will of Daniel Shay, wife Comfort).

William Willett

M, b. 1645, d. before 4 November 1719
Last Edited13 Jul 2016
Birth*1645William was born in 1645 at England.1,2 
Heir - named as*31 July 1668William was named as an heir on 31 July 1668 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as William Willet in the will of William Gowers..3 
Land bought*1671He bought land in 1671 at tract A101, south of Parksley, Accomack Co, VA. Teague Anderson and wife Nelle sold 400 acres of this tract to William Willett and George Middleton, and 9 years later Middleton & his wife Bridget assigned his interest to his partner William Willett.4 
Headright*3 October 1671He was named as a headright on 3 October 1671 at north side of Chincoteague Creek, Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. Willett on a patent issued to Capt. Richard Hill for 600 acres for transporting 12 persons.5 
Headright26 November 1671He was named as a headright on 26 November 1671 at near Pocomoke, Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. Willett on a patent issued to Wm Benston for 1,000 acres for trasporting 20 persons.6 
Tithable list*1674He was on the list of tithables at Accomack Co, VA, in 1674. He was shown as William Willet with 2 tithables on Mr. Jno. Wise's List.7 
Deposition*November 1680He gave a deposition in November 1680 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Wm Willett, age 35.2 
Marriage*circa 1683He married Elizabeth MackWilliam, daughter of Finla MackWilliam and Mary (-----), circa 1683 at Accomack Co, VA.8 
DepositionApril 1685William Willett gave a deposition in April 1685 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Wm Willett, age 40.2 
DepositionSeptember 1685He gave a deposition in September 1685 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Wm Willett, age 40.2 
Marriagecirca 1688He married Ann (-----) circa 1688 at Accomack Co, VA.9 
Anecdote*23 December 1694 In his will of 23 Dec 1694 in Accomack County, Roger Ternall, wife Ann, named William Willett, Richard Hill, John Lewis & Larance Rily to guard & protect my children in their minority.10 
Will*17 March 1719He made a will on 17 March 1719 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will William Willett gave wife use of 1/2 plantation & personal property for life, then to be divided between my children. To son Ambrose planta where I live & 110 acres. To daughter Ellzabeth 145 acres adjcent same. To daughter Catherine 143 acres adjcent Elizabeth. To daughter Ann 120 acres purchased of Francis Ayres. To son John the other part of land purchased of Francis Ayres, supposed to be 60 acres. To grandson William Willett, son of Ambrose, mill & 2 acres given me by Richard Hill deceased, also l2 acres purchased of John Cary. Son Ambrose & grandson William Exrs. Francis Young, Thomas Rily, Francis Ayres & Thomas Simson, Jr. overseers. Witt: Jacob D. Litchfield, John Rily. Robert Ternall..11 
Death*before 4 November 1719William died before 4 November 1719. It was on this date that his will was proved..11 
Land left*1719He left land in 1719 at tract A101, south of Parksley, Accomack Co, VA. William Willett left a home plantation of 110 acres to his son Ambrose, the 145 acres to his daughter Elizabeth and a balance of 143 acres to his daughter Catharine.4 

Family 1

Elizabeth MackWilliam b. c 1664
Marriage*circa 1683He married Elizabeth MackWilliam, daughter of Finla MackWilliam and Mary (-----), circa 1683 at Accomack Co, VA.8 

Family 2

Ann (-----) b. c 1670, d. b 4 May 1726
Marriagecirca 1688He married Ann (-----) circa 1688 at Accomack Co, VA.9 
Children 1.Ambrose Willett+ b. c 1688, d. b 10 Mar 1758
 2.Elizabeth Willett+ b. c 1692, d. b 1745
 3.Catherine Willett+ b. c 1694, d. b 7 Sep 1736
 4.Ann Willett+ b. c 1696
 5.John Willett+ b. c 1698, d. b 29 Jun 1762

Citations

  1. [S2653] Albert James Willett Jr., The Willett Families of North America, Volume II.
  2. [S623] William R.M. Houston M.D. & Jean M. Mihalyka, Colonial Residents of Virginia's Eastern Shore (Whose Ages Were Proved Before Court Officials of Accomack and Northampton Counties), p. 118 (depostion of Wm Willett).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 3 (will of William Gowers).
  4. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1079 (tract A101).
  5. [S1014] Complier Nell Marion Nugent, Cavaliers and Pioneers, Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants, Volume II, 1666-1697, p. 99 (Patent Book No. 6).
  6. [S1014] Complier Nell Marion Nugent, Cavaliers and Pioneers, Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants, Volume II, 1666-1697, p. 95 (Patent Book No. 6).
  7. [S579] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Certificates and Rights, 1663-1709 and Tithables, 1663-1695, p. 91.
  8. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 15 (will of Finla MackWilliam).
  9. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 77 (will of Ann Willit).
  10. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 24 (will of Roger Ternall, wife Ann).
  11. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 61 (will of William Willett).

Elizabeth MackWilliam1

F, b. circa 1664
FatherFinla MackWilliam b. c 1635, d. b 10 Oct 1687
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1640, d. b 7 Dec 1698
Last Edited13 Jul 2016
Birth*circa 1664Elizabeth was born circa 1664 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1683She married William Willett circa 1683 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Married Namecirca 1683 As of circa 1683,her married name was Willett. 
Will - Father's*25 March 1687Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 25 March 1687 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Elizabeth Willett in the will of Finla MackWillian..1 

Family

William Willett b. 1645, d. b 4 Nov 1719

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 15 (will of Finla MackWillian).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 15 (will of Finla MackWilliam).

Finla MackWilliam

M, b. circa 1635, d. before 10 October 1687
ChartsAncestors of William Taylor White (the Boy in the Iron Coffin)
Ancestors of Barry Wayne Miles
Last Edited9 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1635Finla was born circa 1635. 
Marriage*circa 1660He married Mary (-----) circa 1660. 
Land patented*1664Finla MackWilliam patented land in 1664 at tract A99, south of Parksley, west of R.R. track, Accomack Co, VA. It contained 400 acres and was called the Forke Neck, and was between the main north and south forks of Hunting Creek, above were the latter forked to make Drake's neck. In 1687 Finla Mackwilliam (wife Mary) left to his sons Finla & Overton, but if either died without heir, that part was to go to a daughter Sarah.1 
Will*25 March 1687He made a will on 25 March 1687 at Accomack Co, VA. To sons Fenla & Overton (under age 19) plantation where I now live being 400 acres. To daughter Sarah. To daughter Patience. Sons to be at age at 19. Wife Mary Exec. Daus. Sarah & Patience to remain with their mother till their marriage. To daughter Margaret Litchfield. To daughter Elizabeth Willett. To daughter Ann Scott. To George Middleton 12 pence as a portion for his deceased wife. Wife to have plantation, during her widowhood. Should my wife marry personal estate to be divided between my said wife & four children Finla, Overton, Patience & Sarah. Col. John West, Capt. Richard Hill & John Drummond to be overseers of my will. Witt: John Ayres, Thomas Rila, John Cary..2 
Death*before 10 October 1687Finla died before 10 October 1687 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved..2 
Land cause31 October 1788He was named in a land cause on 31 October 1788 at south of Parksley, west of R.R. tract, Hunting Creek, Accomack Co, VA. Whereas the said Major Rayfield and Mary, his wife, William Turner, William Willet & Garthery his wife & Jacob Taylor and the said Thomas Bayly & Anne his wife together and undivided hold six messuages and 354 acres of land at the head of Hunting Creek, and whereas one Finlay McWilliams was lately seized of and in the premises aforesaid as of fee, and being so thereof seized on the 25 Mar. 1687 made his last will & testament and devised the said premises by the description of the plantation where he then lived, supposed to contain 400 acres, to Finlay & Overton, the sons of the said Finlay McWilliams, and to their lawful heirs, remainder in case of death of either Finlay, the son, or Overton during their minority or without heirs, of the part of the said premises of him who should so die as aforesaid, to Sarah, the daughter of the said Finlay McWilliams the elder, and to her heirs forever, and the said Finlay McWilliams the elder being so seized afterwards died and the said Finlay the son and Overton entered into the said premises and were seized thereof, to-wit: the said Finlay of one moiety & the said Overton of one moiety undivided in their demesne as of fee tail, and being so seized the said Overton afterwards with intent to dock the entail of his moiety of the premises, sued forth a writ in the nature of a writ of Ad quod Damnum from the Secretarie's Office of the then Colony of Virginia, directed to the Sheriff of the County aforesaid, that he cause the value of the moiety of the said Overton in the premises to be enquired of &c., by virtue whereof &c. the said Overton became seized of the one moiety of the said premises in his demesne as of fee, and being so thereof seized, to-wit, on the 1 Feb. 1736, sold his moiety of the said premises to a certain George Scott, which said George Scott entered into the said premises and on the 3 Dec. 1747 sold the said moiety of the said premises to Richard Drummond; that the said Richard Drummond entered into the said premises and became seized of the one moiety thereof, and being thereof seized afterwards died leaving Anne his daughter & now wife of the aforesaid Thomas Bayly, whereby the said Anne entered into the said premises and being so seized the said Anne took to husband the said Thomas Bayly, whereby the said Thomas & Anne entered into the said premises and were seized of the one moiety thereof, and still are seized thereof in right of the said Anne as aforesaid; That the aforesaid Sarah, one of the daughters of the said Finlay McWilliams the elder, in the life of the said Finlay took to husband the said ____ Courtney, and by his had issue Charles Courtney, and afterwards the said Sarah died and the said Finlay, the son, survived her, and afterwards the said Finlay the son being so seized died without issue & the said Charles Courtney, son & heir of the said Sarah, survived him and entered into the said premises and became seized of the one moiety thereof, and being so seized did on the 30 Jan. 1764, convey the one half of the moiety of the said Charles, being one fourth of the said premises, to a certain Abraham Turner, and the said Turner entered into the premises and became seized of the one fourth part thereof in fee, and being so seized afterwards died leaving the aforesaid Mary, now the wife of Major Rayfield his widow, and the aforesaid William Turner his son & heir, whereby the said Mary entered into the premises and became seized in right of dower of the one third of the one fourth part thereof, and the said Major Rayfield and Mary, his wife, are still seized thereof; and the said William Turner entered into the said other and became seized of two thirds of one fourth part thereof and still is thereof seized; and the said Charles Courtney being seized as aforesaid of the remaining one fourth part of the premises on the 31 Oct. 1764 made his last will and testament and devised the aforesaid remaining one fourth part of the premised to William Raleigh & Garthery Taylor; that the said Garthery entered into the premises and became seized of the 1/8 part thereof, and being so seized conveyed 25 acres of the said 1/8 of the premises to Jacob Taylor for and during the term of the natural life of the said Jacob; that the said Jacob entered into the premises and became seized thereof, and is still seized thereof, and the said Garthery being seized as aforesaid of the residue of the said 1/8 part of the said premises afterwards took to husband the aforesaid William Willet, whereby the said William Willet & Garthery entered into the said premises and were seized of the said residue of the said 1/8 part thereof, and still are seized thereof in right of the said Garthery; that the said William Raleigh entered into the premises and was seized of 1/8 part thereof, and being so seized on the 30 July 1783, conveyed the same to the aforesaid Thomas Bayly.3 
Land cause*17 May 1799He was named in a land cause on 17 May 1799 at tract A99, south of Parksley, west of R.R. track, Accomack Co, VA. That a certain Finla McWilliams the elder was in his lifetime seized as of fee of and in a certain tract of land supposed to contain 400 acres, of which the premises in question is part; that being so seized on the 25 Mar. 1687, made his last will & testament and shortly afterwards died without having altered said will; that the said will was probated 16 Nov. 1687; that Finla McWilliams the younger & Overton, the sons of the said Finla McWilliams the elder, entered into the land devised them and were of their several parts respectively seized according to their several estates in the said will specified; that Overton McWilliams, one of the sons of the said Finla the elder, died leaving issue, which issue still survived at the time of the death of the said Finla the younger; that the said Finla the younger lived till 1762 and then died intestate and without issue, being seized at the time of his death of that part of the tract of 400 acres which his father, the said Finla the elder, had devised to him as aforesaid; that immediately after the death of the said Finla the younger, Charles Courtney, being the heir at law and the eldest son lawfully begotten of the body of Sarah, the daughter of the said Finla the elder, entered into the lands whereof the said Finla the younger had died seized as aforesaid, claiming title as heir of the said Sarah, who was then dead, under the will of the said Finla the elder; We also find that Mary, the wife of Abraham Turner, and only daughter and heir of the said Overton McWilliams, entered at the same time with the said Charles Courtney into the said lands whereof the said Finla the younger died seized as aforesaid, claiming title thereto as heir both of the said Finla the younger and the said Finla the elder; we find that the title to the said lands whereof the said Finla the younger died seized being in contest between the parties as aforesaid, the following deeds were respectively executed between them: A certain indenture from the said Charles Courtney to the said Abraham Turner, dated 30 Jan. 1764, & one other indenture from the said Abraham Turner dated the day and year aforesaid; we find that the said parties after the execution of the said deeds, to-wit: on the said 30 Jan. 1764, entered respectively into the lands in the said deeds respectively specified to them and remained possessed thereof; that the said Abraham Turner died on the ____ day of April, 1769 leaving issue two sons, Richard & William & three daughters Ritter, Dina & Peggy, having previously made his last will & testament; that Richard Turner, one of the said children of the said Abraham Turner, on the ____ day of ____ 1774, died an infant & without issue, and that William Turner, the younger of the two sons survived his said brother and arrived at lawful age in the year 1781; that Mary, the widow of the said Abraham Turner, having afterwards married with a certain Major Rayfield, remained on the lands which the said Charles Courtney had conveyed to the said Abraham Turner, and which are the premises in question, until the said William Turner, the younger of the two sons of the said Abraham Turner, had come to lawful age; that the said William Turner after coming to lawful age, to-wit: in the year 1781, entered upon the premises claiming title as heir of his said father whom he pretended held under the deed of the said Charles Courtney, and cleared a few acres of woodsland and built a house thereon and made other improvements; that on the ____ day of Aug. 1796, in the life of her said husband, Major Rayfield, the said Mary Rayfield died leaving issue the said William Turner, Dina, the wife of William Bull and Peggy the wife of Levi Ames, children of the first husband, Abraham Turner, and also Sarah Delastacion, an infant grandchild born of her daughter Ritter, then dec., who was a child of the said Abraham Turner, and leaving issue by the said last husband, Major Rayfield, the following children: William Betty, Major & Mary Rayfield; that Mary Rayfield, one of the children of the said Mary and Major Rayfield, after the death of her said mother, to-wit: on the 1 Sept. 1797, died an infant and without issue; We find that Major Rayfield, the husband of the said Mary the elder, continued in possession of the lands at the death of his said wife, claiming to hold the same as tenant by the curtesy; that the before named William Bull & Dianna his wife, & Levi Annis & Peggy his wife, on the 4 Oct. 1797 conveyed their right & interest in the said premises to the said Major Rayfield the elder; That Major Rayfield the elder by deed dated 21 May 1798 conveyed the said right & interest so purchased to the defendant Thomas Bayly; that on the ____ day of ____ 1799 the said Major Rayfield the elder died, and the said defendant Thomas Bayly entered into the premises claiming to hold part thereof in consideration of the right & interest conveyed to him by the said Major Rayfield aforesaid; that William, Elizabeth & Mary Rayfield, children of the said Major Rayfield the elder, entered into the premises and afterwards, to-wit: 7 Oct. 1799, by their deeds conveyed their interest and rights in the said premises to the said Thomas Bayly, the defendant, by virtue whereof the said Thomas Bayly entered into and became seized & possessed thereof according to the tenor of said last mentioned indenture; that William Turner aforesaid, after the death of his mother, died leaving issue the following children, Mary, Richard & John, Lessors of the plaintiff &c.4 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1640, d. b 7 Dec 1698
Marriage*circa 1660He married Mary (-----) circa 1660. 
Children 1.Bridget MackWilliam+ b. c 1660, d. b 25 Mar 1687
 2.Ann MackWilliam b. c 1662
 3.Elizabeth MackWilliam b. c 1664
 4.Margaret MackWilliam+ b. c 1666
 5.Patience MackWilliam b. c 1668
 6.Finla 'Finley' MackWilliam b. c 1670, d. b 23 Feb 1762
 7.Sarah MackWilliam+1 b. c 1675, d. b 23 Feb 1762
 8.Overton MackWilliam+ b. 1679

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1075-1076 (tract A99).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 15 (will of Finla MackWillian).
  3. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 36-38 (Thomas Bayly and Anne, his wife vs. Major Rayfield & wife &c., Suit for Division of Land).
  4. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 65-67 (John Goodright, lessee of Mary Richard &c. vs. Richard Thrustout - Ejectment Proceedings).

Mary (-----)

F, b. circa 1640, d. before 7 December 1698
ChartsAncestors of William Taylor White (the Boy in the Iron Coffin)
Ancestors of Barry Wayne Miles
Last Edited9 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1640Mary was born circa 1640. 
Marriage*circa 1660She married Finla MackWilliam circa 1660. 
Married Namecirca 1660 As of circa 1660,her married name was MackWilliam. 
Will - Husb's*25 March 1687Mary was named in her husband's will on 25 March 1687 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Mary in the will of Finla MackWillian..1 
Death*before 7 December 1698She died before 7 December 1698 at Accomack Co, VA. Overton Mackwilliam petitioned that his mother (deceased) had left him in the care of John Lewis (now also deceased). Overton was to serve till attaining the age of 19 years "at which time he was to be free & at his own disposal." Now 19 years old, Overton asked Lewis's widow Elizabeth for the "small estate to him belonging (which was) to be delivered at ye time of his freedom in ye same condition as he received it." Ordered that Elizabeth be summoned to the next court to show why she had not complied.2 

Family

Finla MackWilliam b. c 1635, d. b 10 Oct 1687
Children 1.Bridget MackWilliam+ b. c 1660, d. b 25 Mar 1687
 2.Ann MackWilliam b. c 1662
 3.Elizabeth MackWilliam b. c 1664
 4.Margaret MackWilliam+ b. c 1666
 5.Patience MackWilliam b. c 1668
 6.Finla 'Finley' MackWilliam b. c 1670, d. b 23 Feb 1762
 7.Sarah MackWilliam+3 b. c 1675, d. b 23 Feb 1762
 8.Overton MackWilliam+ b. 1679

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 15 (will of Finla MackWillian).
  2. [S704] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1697-1703, Volume 9, p. 44 (7 Dec 1698 Court).
  3. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1075-1076 (tract A99).

Finla 'Finley' MackWilliam1

M, b. circa 1670, d. before 23 February 1762
FatherFinla MackWilliam b. c 1635, d. b 10 Oct 1687
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1640, d. b 7 Dec 1698
Last Edited9 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1670Finla was born circa 1670 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*25 March 1687Finla was named in his father's will on 25 March 1687 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Fenla MackWillian in the will of Finla MackWillian. He was under age 19..1 
Will*29 January 1762He made a will on 29 January 1762 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Finley McWilliams gave to Susanna Harrison. To Tabitha Rolley. To Ann Guy. To Jacob Ayres. Godson George Scott residual legatee. Thomas Riley & Jacob Ayres Exrs. Witt: Wonne Rew, John Lewis, Jonathan Willet..2 
Death*before 23 February 1762Finla died before 23 February 1762 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved..2 
Land cause31 October 1788He was named in a land cause on 31 October 1788 at south of Parksley, west of R.R. tract, Hunting Creek, Accomack Co, VA. Whereas the said Major Rayfield and Mary, his wife, William Turner, William Willet & Garthery his wife & Jacob Taylor and the said Thomas Bayly & Anne his wife together and undivided hold six messuages and 354 acres of land at the head of Hunting Creek, and whereas one Finlay McWilliams was lately seized of and in the premises aforesaid as of fee, and being so thereof seized on the 25 Mar. 1687 made his last will & testament and devised the said premises by the description of the plantation where he then lived, supposed to contain 400 acres, to Finlay & Overton, the sons of the said Finlay McWilliams, and to their lawful heirs, remainder in case of death of either Finlay, the son, or Overton during their minority or without heirs, of the part of the said premises of him who should so die as aforesaid, to Sarah, the daughter of the said Finlay McWilliams the elder, and to her heirs forever, and the said Finlay McWilliams the elder being so seized afterwards died and the said Finlay the son and Overton entered into the said premises and were seized thereof, to-wit: the said Finlay of one moiety & the said Overton of one moiety undivided in their demesne as of fee tail, and being so seized the said Overton afterwards with intent to dock the entail of his moiety of the premises, sued forth a writ in the nature of a writ of Ad quod Damnum from the Secretarie's Office of the then Colony of Virginia, directed to the Sheriff of the County aforesaid, that he cause the value of the moiety of the said Overton in the premises to be enquired of &c., by virtue whereof &c. the said Overton became seized of the one moiety of the said premises in his demesne as of fee, and being so thereof seized, to-wit, on the 1 Feb. 1736, sold his moiety of the said premises to a certain George Scott, which said George Scott entered into the said premises and on the 3 Dec. 1747 sold the said moiety of the said premises to Richard Drummond; that the said Richard Drummond entered into the said premises and became seized of the one moiety thereof, and being thereof seized afterwards died leaving Anne his daughter & now wife of the aforesaid Thomas Bayly, whereby the said Anne entered into the said premises and being so seized the said Anne took to husband the said Thomas Bayly, whereby the said Thomas & Anne entered into the said premises and were seized of the one moiety thereof, and still are seized thereof in right of the said Anne as aforesaid; That the aforesaid Sarah, one of the daughters of the said Finlay McWilliams the elder, in the life of the said Finlay took to husband the said ____ Courtney, and by his had issue Charles Courtney, and afterwards the said Sarah died and the said Finlay, the son, survived her, and afterwards the said Finlay the son being so seized died without issue & the said Charles Courtney, son & heir of the said Sarah, survived him and entered into the said premises and became seized of the one moiety thereof, and being so seized did on the 30 Jan. 1764, convey the one half of the moiety of the said Charles, being one fourth of the said premises, to a certain Abraham Turner, and the said Turner entered into the premises and became seized of the one fourth part thereof in fee, and being so seized afterwards died leaving the aforesaid Mary, now the wife of Major Rayfield his widow, and the aforesaid William Turner his son & heir, whereby the said Mary entered into the premises and became seized in right of dower of the one third of the one fourth part thereof, and the said Major Rayfield and Mary, his wife, are still seized thereof; and the said William Turner entered into the said other and became seized of two thirds of one fourth part thereof and still is thereof seized; and the said Charles Courtney being seized as aforesaid of the remaining one fourth part of the premises on the 31 Oct. 1764 made his last will and testament and devised the aforesaid remaining one fourth part of the premised to William Raleigh & Garthery Taylor; that the said Garthery entered into the premises and became seized of the 1/8 part thereof, and being so seized conveyed 25 acres of the said 1/8 of the premises to Jacob Taylor for and during the term of the natural life of the said Jacob; that the said Jacob entered into the premises and became seized thereof, and is still seized thereof, and the said Garthery being seized as aforesaid of the residue of the said 1/8 part of the said premises afterwards took to husband the aforesaid William Willet, whereby the said William Willet & Garthery entered into the said premises and were seized of the said residue of the said 1/8 part thereof, and still are seized thereof in right of the said Garthery; that the said William Raleigh entered into the premises and was seized of 1/8 part thereof, and being so seized on the 30 July 1783, conveyed the same to the aforesaid Thomas Bayly.3 
Land cause*17 May 1799He was named in a land cause on 17 May 1799 at tract A99, south of Parksley, west of R.R. track, Accomack Co, VA. That a certain Finla McWilliams the elder was in his lifetime seized as of fee of and in a certain tract of land supposed to contain 400 acres, of which the premises in question is part; that being so seized on the 25 Mar. 1687, made his last will & testament and shortly afterwards died without having altered said will; that the said will was probated 16 Nov. 1687; that Finla McWilliams the younger & Overton, the sons of the said Finla McWilliams the elder, entered into the land devised them and were of their several parts respectively seized according to their several estates in the said will specified; that Overton McWilliams, one of the sons of the said Finla the elder, died leaving issue, which issue still survived at the time of the death of the said Finla the younger; that the said Finla the younger lived till 1762 and then died intestate and without issue, being seized at the time of his death of that part of the tract of 400 acres which his father, the said Finla the elder, had devised to him as aforesaid; that immediately after the death of the said Finla the younger, Charles Courtney, being the heir at law and the eldest son lawfully begotten of the body of Sarah, the daughter of the said Finla the elder, entered into the lands whereof the said Finla the younger had died seized as aforesaid, claiming title as heir of the said Sarah, who was then dead, under the will of the said Finla the elder; We also find that Mary, the wife of Abraham Turner, and only daughter and heir of the said Overton McWilliams, entered at the same time with the said Charles Courtney into the said lands whereof the said Finla the younger died seized as aforesaid, claiming title thereto as heir both of the said Finla the younger and the said Finla the elder; we find that the title to the said lands whereof the said Finla the younger died seized being in contest between the parties as aforesaid, the following deeds were respectively executed between them: A certain indenture from the said Charles Courtney to the said Abraham Turner, dated 30 Jan. 1764, & one other indenture from the said Abraham Turner dated the day and year aforesaid; we find that the said parties after the execution of the said deeds, to-wit: on the said 30 Jan. 1764, entered respectively into the lands in the said deeds respectively specified to them and remained possessed thereof; that the said Abraham Turner died on the ____ day of April, 1769 leaving issue two sons, Richard & William & three daughters Ritter, Dina & Peggy, having previously made his last will & testament; that Richard Turner, one of the said children of the said Abraham Turner, on the ____ day of ____ 1774, died an infant & without issue, and that William Turner, the younger of the two sons survived his said brother and arrived at lawful age in the year 1781; that Mary, the widow of the said Abraham Turner, having afterwards married with a certain Major Rayfield, remained on the lands which the said Charles Courtney had conveyed to the said Abraham Turner, and which are the premises in question, until the said William Turner, the younger of the two sons of the said Abraham Turner, had come to lawful age; that the said William Turner after coming to lawful age, to-wit: in the year 1781, entered upon the premises claiming title as heir of his said father whom he pretended held under the deed of the said Charles Courtney, and cleared a few acres of woodsland and built a house thereon and made other improvements; that on the ____ day of Aug. 1796, in the life of her said husband, Major Rayfield, the said Mary Rayfield died leaving issue the said William Turner, Dina, the wife of William Bull and Peggy the wife of Levi Ames, children of the first husband, Abraham Turner, and also Sarah Delastacion, an infant grandchild born of her daughter Ritter, then dec., who was a child of the said Abraham Turner, and leaving issue by the said last husband, Major Rayfield, the following children: William Betty, Major & Mary Rayfield; that Mary Rayfield, one of the children of the said Mary and Major Rayfield, after the death of her said mother, to-wit: on the 1 Sept. 1797, died an infant and without issue; We find that Major Rayfield, the husband of the said Mary the elder, continued in possession of the lands at the death of his said wife, claiming to hold the same as tenant by the curtesy; that the before named William Bull & Dianna his wife, & Levi Annis & Peggy his wife, on the 4 Oct. 1797 conveyed their right & interest in the said premises to the said Major Rayfield the elder; That Major Rayfield the elder by deed dated 21 May 1798 conveyed the said right & interest so purchased to the defendant Thomas Bayly; that on the ____ day of ____ 1799 the said Major Rayfield the elder died, and the said defendant Thomas Bayly entered into the premises claiming to hold part thereof in consideration of the right & interest conveyed to him by the said Major Rayfield aforesaid; that William, Elizabeth & Mary Rayfield, children of the said Major Rayfield the elder, entered into the premises and afterwards, to-wit: 7 Oct. 1799, by their deeds conveyed their interest and rights in the said premises to the said Thomas Bayly, the defendant, by virtue whereof the said Thomas Bayly entered into and became seized & possessed thereof according to the tenor of said last mentioned indenture; that William Turner aforesaid, after the death of his mother, died leaving issue the following children, Mary, Richard & John, Lessors of the plaintiff &c.4 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 15 (will of Finla MackWillian).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 210 (will of Finley McWilliams).
  3. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 36-38 (Thomas Bayly and Anne, his wife vs. Major Rayfield & wife &c., Suit for Division of Land).
  4. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 65-67 (John Goodright, lessee of Mary Richard &c. vs. Richard Thrustout - Ejectment Proceedings).

Overton MackWilliam1

M, b. 1679
FatherFinla MackWilliam b. c 1635, d. b 10 Oct 1687
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1640, d. b 7 Dec 1698
Last Edited9 Oct 2018
Birth*1679Overton was born in 1679 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*25 March 1687Overton was named in his father's will on 25 March 1687 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Overton in the will of Finla MackWillian. He was under age 19..1 
Court - nam in petit*7 December 1698He was named in a petition that was recorded in court records on 7 December 1698 at Accomack Co, VA. Overton Mackwilliam petitioned that his mother (deceased) had left him in the care of John Lewis (now also deceased). Overton was to serve till attaining the age of 19 years "at which time he was to be free & at his own disposal." Now 19 years old, Overton asked Lewis's widow Elizabeth for the "small estate to him belonging (which was) to be delivered at ye time of his freedom in ye same condition as he received it." Ordered that Elizabeth be summoned to the next court to show why she had not complied.2 
Marriage*circa 1730He married (-----) (-----) circa 1730 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Land Entail Docked*1737Overton MackWilliam was named in a dock of an ential of land in 1737 at south of Parksley, west of R.R. tract, Hunting Creek, Accomack Co, VA. Overton MackWilliam had the entail docked on his half of this tract and on 1 Feb 1736/37 sold his moiety to George Scott.4,5 
Land cause31 October 1788He was named in a land cause on 31 October 1788 at south of Parksley, west of R.R. tract, Hunting Creek, Accomack Co, VA. Whereas the said Major Rayfield and Mary, his wife, William Turner, William Willet & Garthery his wife & Jacob Taylor and the said Thomas Bayly & Anne his wife together and undivided hold six messuages and 354 acres of land at the head of Hunting Creek, and whereas one Finlay McWilliams was lately seized of and in the premises aforesaid as of fee, and being so thereof seized on the 25 Mar. 1687 made his last will & testament and devised the said premises by the description of the plantation where he then lived, supposed to contain 400 acres, to Finlay & Overton, the sons of the said Finlay McWilliams, and to their lawful heirs, remainder in case of death of either Finlay, the son, or Overton during their minority or without heirs, of the part of the said premises of him who should so die as aforesaid, to Sarah, the daughter of the said Finlay McWilliams the elder, and to her heirs forever, and the said Finlay McWilliams the elder being so seized afterwards died and the said Finlay the son and Overton entered into the said premises and were seized thereof, to-wit: the said Finlay of one moiety & the said Overton of one moiety undivided in their demesne as of fee tail, and being so seized the said Overton afterwards with intent to dock the entail of his moiety of the premises, sued forth a writ in the nature of a writ of Ad quod Damnum from the Secretarie's Office of the then Colony of Virginia, directed to the Sheriff of the County aforesaid, that he cause the value of the moiety of the said Overton in the premises to be enquired of &c., by virtue whereof &c. the said Overton became seized of the one moiety of the said premises in his demesne as of fee, and being so thereof seized, to-wit, on the 1 Feb. 1736, sold his moiety of the said premises to a certain George Scott, which said George Scott entered into the said premises and on the 3 Dec. 1747 sold the said moiety of the said premises to Richard Drummond; that the said Richard Drummond entered into the said premises and became seized of the one moiety thereof, and being thereof seized afterwards died leaving Anne his daughter & now wife of the aforesaid Thomas Bayly, whereby the said Anne entered into the said premises and being so seized the said Anne took to husband the said Thomas Bayly, whereby the said Thomas & Anne entered into the said premises and were seized of the one moiety thereof, and still are seized thereof in right of the said Anne as aforesaid; That the aforesaid Sarah, one of the daughters of the said Finlay McWilliams the elder, in the life of the said Finlay took to husband the said ____ Courtney, and by his had issue Charles Courtney, and afterwards the said Sarah died and the said Finlay, the son, survived her, and afterwards the said Finlay the son being so seized died without issue & the said Charles Courtney, son & heir of the said Sarah, survived him and entered into the said premises and became seized of the one moiety thereof, and being so seized did on the 30 Jan. 1764, convey the one half of the moiety of the said Charles, being one fourth of the said premises, to a certain Abraham Turner, and the said Turner entered into the premises and became seized of the one fourth part thereof in fee, and being so seized afterwards died leaving the aforesaid Mary, now the wife of Major Rayfield his widow, and the aforesaid William Turner his son & heir, whereby the said Mary entered into the premises and became seized in right of dower of the one third of the one fourth part thereof, and the said Major Rayfield and Mary, his wife, are still seized thereof; and the said William Turner entered into the said other and became seized of two thirds of one fourth part thereof and still is thereof seized; and the said Charles Courtney being seized as aforesaid of the remaining one fourth part of the premises on the 31 Oct. 1764 made his last will and testament and devised the aforesaid remaining one fourth part of the premised to William Raleigh & Garthery Taylor; that the said Garthery entered into the premises and became seized of the 1/8 part thereof, and being so seized conveyed 25 acres of the said 1/8 of the premises to Jacob Taylor for and during the term of the natural life of the said Jacob; that the said Jacob entered into the premises and became seized thereof, and is still seized thereof, and the said Garthery being seized as aforesaid of the residue of the said 1/8 part of the said premises afterwards took to husband the aforesaid William Willet, whereby the said William Willet & Garthery entered into the said premises and were seized of the said residue of the said 1/8 part thereof, and still are seized thereof in right of the said Garthery; that the said William Raleigh entered into the premises and was seized of 1/8 part thereof, and being so seized on the 30 July 1783, conveyed the same to the aforesaid Thomas Bayly.5 
Land cause*17 May 1799He was named in a land cause on 17 May 1799 at tract A99, south of Parksley, west of R.R. track, Accomack Co, VA. That a certain Finla McWilliams the elder was in his lifetime seized as of fee of and in a certain tract of land supposed to contain 400 acres, of which the premises in question is part; that being so seized on the 25 Mar. 1687, made his last will & testament and shortly afterwards died without having altered said will; that the said will was probated 16 Nov. 1687; that Finla McWilliams the younger & Overton, the sons of the said Finla McWilliams the elder, entered into the land devised them and were of their several parts respectively seized according to their several estates in the said will specified; that Overton McWilliams, one of the sons of the said Finla the elder, died leaving issue, which issue still survived at the time of the death of the said Finla the younger; that the said Finla the younger lived till 1762 and then died intestate and without issue, being seized at the time of his death of that part of the tract of 400 acres which his father, the said Finla the elder, had devised to him as aforesaid; that immediately after the death of the said Finla the younger, Charles Courtney, being the heir at law and the eldest son lawfully begotten of the body of Sarah, the daughter of the said Finla the elder, entered into the lands whereof the said Finla the younger had died seized as aforesaid, claiming title as heir of the said Sarah, who was then dead, under the will of the said Finla the elder; We also find that Mary, the wife of Abraham Turner, and only daughter and heir of the said Overton McWilliams, entered at the same time with the said Charles Courtney into the said lands whereof the said Finla the younger died seized as aforesaid, claiming title thereto as heir both of the said Finla the younger and the said Finla the elder; we find that the title to the said lands whereof the said Finla the younger died seized being in contest between the parties as aforesaid, the following deeds were respectively executed between them: A certain indenture from the said Charles Courtney to the said Abraham Turner, dated 30 Jan. 1764, & one other indenture from the said Abraham Turner dated the day and year aforesaid; we find that the said parties after the execution of the said deeds, to-wit: on the said 30 Jan. 1764, entered respectively into the lands in the said deeds respectively specified to them and remained possessed thereof; that the said Abraham Turner died on the ____ day of April, 1769 leaving issue two sons, Richard & William & three daughters Ritter, Dina & Peggy, having previously made his last will & testament; that Richard Turner, one of the said children of the said Abraham Turner, on the ____ day of ____ 1774, died an infant & without issue, and that William Turner, the younger of the two sons survived his said brother and arrived at lawful age in the year 1781; that Mary, the widow of the said Abraham Turner, having afterwards married with a certain Major Rayfield, remained on the lands which the said Charles Courtney had conveyed to the said Abraham Turner, and which are the premises in question, until the said William Turner, the younger of the two sons of the said Abraham Turner, had come to lawful age; that the said William Turner after coming to lawful age, to-wit: in the year 1781, entered upon the premises claiming title as heir of his said father whom he pretended held under the deed of the said Charles Courtney, and cleared a few acres of woodsland and built a house thereon and made other improvements; that on the ____ day of Aug. 1796, in the life of her said husband, Major Rayfield, the said Mary Rayfield died leaving issue the said William Turner, Dina, the wife of William Bull and Peggy the wife of Levi Ames, children of the first husband, Abraham Turner, and also Sarah Delastacion, an infant grandchild born of her daughter Ritter, then dec., who was a child of the said Abraham Turner, and leaving issue by the said last husband, Major Rayfield, the following children: William Betty, Major & Mary Rayfield; that Mary Rayfield, one of the children of the said Mary and Major Rayfield, after the death of her said mother, to-wit: on the 1 Sept. 1797, died an infant and without issue; We find that Major Rayfield, the husband of the said Mary the elder, continued in possession of the lands at the death of his said wife, claiming to hold the same as tenant by the curtesy; that the before named William Bull & Dianna his wife, & Levi Annis & Peggy his wife, on the 4 Oct. 1797 conveyed their right & interest in the said premises to the said Major Rayfield the elder; That Major Rayfield the elder by deed dated 21 May 1798 conveyed the said right & interest so purchased to the defendant Thomas Bayly; that on the ____ day of ____ 1799 the said Major Rayfield the elder died, and the said defendant Thomas Bayly entered into the premises claiming to hold part thereof in consideration of the right & interest conveyed to him by the said Major Rayfield aforesaid; that William, Elizabeth & Mary Rayfield, children of the said Major Rayfield the elder, entered into the premises and afterwards, to-wit: 7 Oct. 1799, by their deeds conveyed their interest and rights in the said premises to the said Thomas Bayly, the defendant, by virtue whereof the said Thomas Bayly entered into and became seized & possessed thereof according to the tenor of said last mentioned indenture; that William Turner aforesaid, after the death of his mother, died leaving issue the following children, Mary, Richard & John, Lessors of the plaintiff &c.3 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1710
Marriage*circa 1730He married (-----) (-----) circa 1730 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Child 1.Mary Anne Mackwilliam+3 b. c 1740, d. Aug 1796

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 15 (will of Finla MackWillian).
  2. [S704] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1697-1703, Volume 9, p. 44 (7 Dec 1698 Court).
  3. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 65-67 (John Goodright, lessee of Mary Richard &c. vs. Richard Thrustout - Ejectment Proceedings).
  4. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1075-1076 (tract A99).
  5. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 36-38 (Thomas Bayly and Anne, his wife vs. Major Rayfield & wife &c., Suit for Division of Land).

Margaret MackWilliam1

F, b. circa 1666
FatherFinla MackWilliam b. c 1635, d. b 10 Oct 1687
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1640, d. b 7 Dec 1698
ChartsAncestors of William Taylor White (the Boy in the Iron Coffin)
Last Edited10 Jul 2016
Birth*circa 1666Margaret was born circa 1666 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1685She married William Litchfield circa 1685.1 
Married Namecirca 1685 As of circa 1685,her married name was Litchfield. 
Will - Father's*25 March 1687Margaret was named in her father's will on 25 March 1687 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Margaret Litchfield in the will of Finla MackWillian..1 
Will - Husb's*2 May 1718Margaret was named in her husband's will on 2 May 1718 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a wife Margaret and named Extr. in the will of William Litchfield..2,3 

Family

William Litchfield b. c 1655, d. b 5 Nov 1718
Children 1.Francis Litchfield+ b. c 1686, d. b 31 Mar 1752
 2.William Litchfield b. c 1690
 3.Joseph Litchfield b. c 1692
 4.Margaret Litchfield b. c 1700
 5.Tabitha Litchfield+ b. c 1705

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 15 (will of Finla MackWillian).
  2. [S1012] Compliers Blackstone Drummond Ayres & his wife Nelly Bird Ayres and research by Nora Millier Turman, John Ayres and Some Descendants of Accomack County, Virginia, 1663-1981, p. 2.
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 59 (will of William Litchfield, wife Margaret).

William Litchfield

M, b. circa 1655, d. before 5 November 1718
ChartsAncestors of William Taylor White (the Boy in the Iron Coffin)
Last Edited23 May 2008
Birth*circa 1655William was born circa 1655. 
Marriage*circa 1685He married Margaret MackWilliam, daughter of Finla MackWilliam and Mary (-----), circa 1685.1 
Will*2 May 1718He made a will on 2 May 1718 at Accomack Co, VA. To son Francis. son William. Son Joseph. To son Joseph plantation where I now live containing 138 acres. Daughter Tabytha. Daughter Margaret. Wife Margaret Exec. Witt: William Willet, Sarah Hurst, Sarah Rily..2 
Death*before 5 November 1718William died before 5 November 1718 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated..2 

Family

Margaret MackWilliam b. c 1666
Children 1.Francis Litchfield+ b. c 1686, d. b 31 Mar 1752
 2.William Litchfield b. c 1690
 3.Joseph Litchfield b. c 1692
 4.Margaret Litchfield b. c 1700
 5.Tabitha Litchfield+ b. c 1705

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 15 (will of Finla MackWillian).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 59 (will of William Litchfield, wife Margaret).

Bridget MackWilliam1

F, b. circa 1660, d. before 25 March 1687
FatherFinla MackWilliam b. c 1635, d. b 10 Oct 1687
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1640, d. b 7 Dec 1698
ChartsAncestors of Barry Wayne Miles
Last Edited5 Sep 2008
Birth*circa 1660Bridget was born circa 1660 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1680She married George Middleton Sr. circa 1680.1,2 
Married Namecirca 1680 As of circa 1680,her married name was Middleton. 
Death*before 25 March 1687Bridget died before 25 March 1687 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*25 March 1687Bridget was named in her father's will on 25 March 1687 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a dec'd wife of George Middleton and he was given 12 pence as a portion for his dec'd wife in the will of Finla MackWilliam..1 

Family

George Middleton Sr. b. c 1660
Child 1.Elizabeth Middleton+ b. c 1685

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 15 (will of Finla MackWillian).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1079 (tract A101).

Samuel Russell (weaver)1

M, b. circa 1685, d. before 23 February 1762
FatherGeorge Russell2 b. bt 1652 - 1653, d. c 1692
MotherSarah Milby3 b. 22 Oct 1664
Last Edited17 Jan 2015
Birth*circa 1685Samuel was born circa 1685 at Accomack Co, VA. The question of weather Samuel Russell was born in Accomack Co, VA or Somerset Co, MD will remain an open issue. If he was born as early as 1685 it would have been Accomack as his father George was shown on a tax list in Accomack in 1686. This tax list was not based on land ownership, but was a personal tax list. His father George was probably going back and forth between the two adjacent counties across the MD-VA line, probably going up and down the Pocomoke River, which starts in Virginia and goes up stream into Maryland..4 
Bound Out*28 June 1692He was bound out on 28 June 1692 at Somerset Co, MD. Sarah Russell of Somerset Co, MD, widow and relict of George Russell dec'd, late of the Somerset Co, MD, who died intestate, out of the great confidence and trust which I repose in my most dear and affectionate mother, Tomasin Lecatt and my wiell beloved brother, John Milby, both of Accomack Co, VA, do hereby put into the hands, power and custody of my siad mother and brother the bodies and estates of my dear children Samuel, John and Jane Russell, allowing my sons aforesaid at the age of 17 years and my daughter at 16 years old to be at full age and free and at their own disposing, and to employ their persons and estates as they shall think fit or convenient for the good of my siad children, in case I should betake myself to another husband, and my said son Samuel to enjoy his halds and appurtenances thereunto belonging at the age aforesaid, &c.5 
Marriage*before 3 June 1713He married Ann (-----) before 3 June 1713 at Somerset Co, MD.6 
Land sold*3 June 1713Samuel Russell (weaver) sold land on 3 June 1713 at Somerset Co, MD. Samuel Russell of Somerset Co, MD, & Ann his wife, to James Lisney of the same place, a tract of land granted 3 May 1683 to William Stevens, late of Somerset Co, dec'd, a parcel of land called Mill Branch, situate on the above Mattapany, containing 400 acres, more or less, according to the certificate of survey thereof --- and the said William Stevens hath assigned and set over all his right, title and interest of and to the said parcel of land unto George Russell of the same county, by which assignment the said George Russell became possessed of an estate in fee simple in the said parcel of land situate as aforesaid, now this indenture witnesseth: That whereas Samuel Russell above mentioned, son and only surviving heir of the above said George Russell, lately deceased, and Ann, his wife, did grant and sell unto Thomas Murphey 200 acres of the above said tract of land called Mill Branch, and the said Murphey for caluable consideration did sell and convey the said 200 acres to James Linzey abovesaid, all his right, title and interest in said land &c. - Deed of confirmation.6 
Land bought*4 October 1720He bought land on 4 October 1720 at tract A108, Hunting Creek, Accomack Co, VA. Peter and Lucretia Claywell of Accomack Co, VA sold 100 acres of this tract to Samuel Russell of Somerset Co, MD, bounded on the north side with Timber Creek, on the east side by the land of Richard Lewis, on the south side by a place called the Mill pond slash and west on the marsh, and the said Russell is also to have the whole privilege in the marsh with as good right and title as I the sidd Claywell now have.4,7
 
Land sold11 November 1720He sold land on 11 November 1720 at New Yarmouth, present day Worcester Co, then Somerset Co, MD. Samuel Russell of Somerset Co, MD, weaver, and Ann his wife, sold to Peter Claywell of Accomack Co, VA. Whereas this land was granted to William Hearne on 1 Jun 1685, called New Yarmouth, situate, lying and being on the Seaboard side back in the woods from the water, being a ridge of land between the seaside and Pocomoke River, containing and laid out for 200 acres, more or less, that the said Hearn in lifetime, together with Katherine his wife, by deed dated 20 Mar 1687/8 conveyed the said 200 acres to Geoge Russell, lately dec'd, that the said George Russell died without making any disposition thereof in his lifetime, whereby this said land by the death of the said George Russed descended to the said Samuel Russell, party to this indenture, being heir at law and eldest son of the said George Russell.1 
Jury duty*9 January 1723/24He served on a jury on 9 January 1723/24 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Sam'll Russell.8 
Court - summoned*6 August 1734He was summoned to appear in court on 6 August 1734 at Accomack Co, VA. By virtue of a receipt signed by coroner James Wishart (gentleman), David Booth was committed to the county jail on suspicion of killing Howell Glading. Booth was brought before the court, which sent him back to prison and set the following Tuesday for his examination. Ralph Corbin, Edward Baily, John Watson, Comfort Clark, Samuel Russell and John Brown were to be summoned to testify against the prisoner.9 
Court - defendant*10 January 1737/38He was a defendant in a court case on 10 January 1737/38 at Accomack Co, VA. The action of trespass, assault and battery brought by William Rew and his wife Mary against Samuel Russel was dismissed.10 
Land gave*9 April 1753He deeded land as a gift on 9 April 1753 at tract A108, Hunting Creek, Accomack Co, VA. Samuell Russell, of Accomack Co, VA, planter, (no wife mentioned) to his son Milby Russell of said County, planter, a deed of gift. A certain tract or parcel of land, plantation & marsh whereon I, the said Samuel Russell do now dwell, containing by estimation 100 acres, more or less, situate in the county aforesaid on the Bayside & adjoining the land of Wonney Rew, John Lewis and Arthur Barnes, reserving the occupation of the said land during the term of my natural live &c. Signed 9 Apr 1753 & recorded 29 May 1753. (NOTE: Is seems that Samuel's wife must have been dec'd by this date, as she would have been mentioned in a deed of this nature.)4,11 
Deed - Acknowledged*29 May 1753He acknowledged a deed in court on 29 May 1753 at Accomack Co, VA. Samuel Russell acknowledged his deed to his son Milby Russell. (NOTE: There was no mention of Samuel's wife signing a release of dower.)12 
Marriage*circa 1754He married (2nd wife of Sam Russell) (-----) circa 1754.13 
Will*10 July 1757He made a will on 10 July 1757 at Accomack Co, VA. To son Son Solomon Russell two cows, and with that cut him off from any other part of my estate, neither him nor his heirs. To son Salathiel Russell and to my son Andrew Russell and to my daughter Mary Mason and my daughter Rachel Pruit each of them 1 shilling, and with that cut them off from coming in for any other part of my estate, neither they nor their heirs. To grandson William Prewit 1 large pewter dish and a 4 gal. iron pot and a bible, and leave it in the son Milby Russell's care till the day of my grandson's marriage, and then to receive it. Son Milby residuary legatee after the death of my wife. Son Milby Extr. Witt: John Lewis Wonne Rew..14,3 
Death*before 23 February 1762Samuel died before 23 February 1762 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated..14 

Family 1

Ann (-----) b. c 1695, d. b 9 Apr 1753
Marriage*before 3 June 1713He married Ann (-----) before 3 June 1713 at Somerset Co, MD.6 
Children 1.Solomon Russell+ b. c 1713, d. b 26 Aug 1777
 2.Andrew (of Samuel) Russell+14 b. c 1715, d. b 31 Jan 1792
 3.Salathiel Russell+ b. c 1718
 4.Milby Russell I+ b. c 1722
 5.Mary Russell13 b. c 1726
 6.Rachel Russell+ b. 1728

Family 2

(2nd wife of Sam Russell) (-----) b. c 1730
Marriage*circa 1754Samuel Russell (weaver) married (2nd wife of Sam Russell) (-----) circa 1754.13 

Citations

  1. [S2464] Stratton Nottingham, Russell Family from Somerset County, Maryland Records, Somerset Co, MD Liber IK (C14), p. 116.
  2. [S2463] Mark C. Lewis, letters to Miss Elizabeth Perry of 507 West Johnson Street - Staunton VA.
  3. [S2464] Stratton Nottingham, Russell Family from Somerset County, Maryland Records.
  4. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1101 (tract A108).
  5. [S2464] Stratton Nottingham, Russell Family from Somerset County, Maryland Records, Somerset Co, MD Liber BWZ-1690-1692, p. 225.
  6. [S2464] Stratton Nottingham, Russell Family from Somerset County, Maryland Records, Somerset Co, MD Liber SD (101), p. 977.
  7. [S847] VA, Clerk's Office Accomack County, Accomack Co, VA, Wills, Deeds & c., 1715-1729, Part 1, p. 281 (abstracted by Mark C. Lewis).
  8. [S829] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1719-1724, Volume 14, p. 181 (9 Jan 1723/24 Court).
  9. [S973] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1731-1736, Volume 16, p. 229 (6 Aug 1734 Court).
  10. [S978] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1737-1744, Volume 17, p. 20 (10 Jan 1737/38 Court).
  11. [S833] Virginia Accomack County, Accomack Co, VA, Deeds, No. 002, 1746-1757, p. 435 (abstracted by Mark C. Lewis).
  12. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 464 (29 May 1753 Court).
  13. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 211 (will of Samuel Russell, wife no name).
  14. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 211 (will of Samuel Russell).

Mary Milby1,2

F, b. circa 1725
FatherSalathiel Milby b. c 1703, d. Sep 1736
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1705
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited28 Dec 2014
Birth*circa 1725Mary was born circa 1725 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Grfath's*20 June 1727Mary was named in her grandfather's will on 20 June 1727 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a granddaughter Mary Milby in the will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary..2 
Will - Uncle's*26 February 1737Mary was named in her uncle's will on 26 February 1737 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as my brother Salathiel Milby's daughter Mary in the will of Garrison Milby..3 

Citations

  1. [S769] Research Files of Mary Frances Carey, 31415 Horntown Road, New Church, VA 23415.
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 108 (will of Garrison Milby).

Salathiel Russell1

M, b. circa 1718
FatherSamuel Russell (weaver) b. c 1685, d. b 23 Feb 1762
MotherAnn (-----) b. c 1695, d. b 9 Apr 1753
Last Edited16 Jan 2015
Birth*circa 1718Salathiel was born circa 1718 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Court - defendant*25 March 1747He was a defendant in a court case on 25 March 1747 at Accomack Co, VA. John Gilchrist brought action for £2:15:02 against Salathiel Russel, who failed to appear even though he was summoned. John was awarded the debt plus costs. George Parker (sea side) attended one day as evidence for Gilchrist, who was to pay him 25 lbs tobacco.2 
Marriage*circa 1750He married Esther Royal, daughter of Benjamin Royal Sr. and Rachel Townsend, circa 1750.3 
Court - witnss event*29 August 1750Salathiel Russell witnessed an event that was recorded in court records on 29 August 1750 at Accomack Co, VA. Milby Russel sued Thomas Lewis for trespass and assault; a jury found him guilty and awarded Russel £3:15:00 in damages plus costs. Russel's witnesses were: Thomas Kelly (two days), Andrew Russel, Salathiel Russel and Anne Russel (one day each). Members of the jury were: Eburn Bird, Jacob Badger, Jonas Belote, Fisher Bradford, John Rodgers, Richard Hinman, Southey Simpson, Bowman Cropper, Bartholomew Twiford, William Cook, John Morgin, John Morgin Jr.4 
Court - defendant30 January 1750/51He was a defendant in a court case on 30 January 1750/51 at Accomack Co, VA. Charles West vs. Salathiel Russel and West vs. Thos. Simpson Jr were both agreed and dismissed.5 
Court - defendant31 January 1750/51He was a defendant in a court case on 31 January 1750/51 at Accomack Co, VA. Isaac Wheeler sued Salathiel Russel for trespass, assault and battery, but the jury found that Wheeler "did assault the said Deft & him would have beat." For his false clamor, Wheeler was to pay Russel's costs. Wheeler's witnesses were: Ephriam Hall (three days), Richard Onions and Elizabeth Davis (one day each). Russel's witnesses attended three days each: Abbot Bundick, John Pruit and Joseph Walker. (Execution issued: 6 February 1750/51, and 28 June 1751.) Members of the jury were: Richd. Hinman, Thomas Cropper, Joseph Wimbrough, West Kellam, John Smith, Eborn Bird, John Nelson, Jonah Harrison, Elisha Meers, Francis Darby, Read Fletcher, Joshua Foster. On the same day Salathiel Russel and Isaac Wheeler were jailed till posting a bond (£5:00:00 sterling) for their behavior and their appearance at the next court.6 
Court - name in stat*27 February 1750/51He was named in a statement that was recorded in court records on 27 February 1750/51 at Accomack Co, VA. William Arbuckle was bail for Salathiel Russel's appearance and behavior; Russel was now jailed till giving security (£5:00:00) for his behavior.7 
Court - defendant1 April 1752He was a defendant in a court case on 1 April 1752 at Accomack Co, VA. William Cook vs. Salathiel Russel and Benjamin Darby (exr. of John Darby, decd) vs. Henry Pise were both dismissed.8 
Will - Father's*10 July 1757Salathiel was named in his father's will on 10 July 1757 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Samuel Russell, wife mentioned but not named, named sons Solomon, Salathiel, Andrew, daughters Mary Mason & Rachel Prewit, grandson William Prewit and son Milby Russell Extr & residuary legatee after wife's death..1 
Will - Mentioned in*31 January 1761Salathiel was mentioned in a will on 31 January 1761 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will William Cook, wife no name, named Tompson, son of my sister Margaret Tompson, Benjamin Royal, John & Sarah Russell, son & daughter Salathiel Russell, and a Godson William Cook.3 

Family

Esther Royal b. c 1725
Marriage*circa 1750He married Esther Royal, daughter of Benjamin Royal Sr. and Rachel Townsend, circa 1750.3 
Children 1.John (of Salathiel) Russell3 b. c 1752
 2.Sarah Russell3 b. c 1754

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 211 (will of Samuel Russell).
  2. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 133 (25 Mar 1747 Court).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 210 (will of William Cook, wife no name).
  4. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 311 (29 Aug 1750 Court).
  5. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 327 (30 Jan 1750/51 Court).
  6. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 327 (31 Jan 1750/51 Court).
  7. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 334 (27 Feb 1750/51 Court).
  8. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 402 (1 Apr 1752 Court).

Solomon Russell1

M, b. circa 1713, d. before 26 August 1777
FatherSamuel Russell (weaver) b. c 1685, d. b 23 Feb 1762
MotherAnn (-----) b. c 1695, d. b 9 Apr 1753
Last Edited11 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1713Solomon was born circa 1713 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Court - named in ord*2 May 1733He was named in a court order on 2 May 1733 at Accomack Co, VA. Solomon Russell attended two days (of court) as evidence against Jno. Cook (defendant) for Edm'd Joynes, who was ordered to pay him according to law.2 
Marriage*circa 1750He married Mary (-----) circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Court - defendant*1 July 1752Solomon Russell was a defendant in a court case on 1 July 1752 at Accomack Co, VA. William Andrews Jr vs. Solomon Russel was agreed and dismissed, as was Nicholas Potter vs. Nicho. Burgher. Edmund Bayly vs. Henry Lyon was dismissed.4 
Will - Father's*10 July 1757Solomon was named in his father's will on 10 July 1757 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Samuel Russell, wife mentioned but not named, named sons Solomon, Salathiel, Andrew, daughters Mary Mason & Rachel Prewit, grandson William Prewit and son Milby Russell Extr & residuary legatee after wife's death..5 
Will*13 July 1777Solomon made a will on 13 July 1777 at Accomack Co, VA. To son George Russell & son Solomon Russell all my land & marsh to be equally divided between them. To son George 1 gun and 1/2 of a cross-cut saw. to son Solomon 1 hand mill & 70 pounds cash. Balance of estate to wife Mary Russell. Wife & sons George & Solomon & daughters Jemimea & Mary Russell & James Nelson residual legatees. Sons George & Solomon Russell, William Young, Jr. & Richard Young Exrs. Witt: Jonathan Willit, Rachel Parks.3,6 
Death*before 26 August 1777He died before 26 August 1777 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.3 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1730
Marriage*circa 1750He married Mary (-----) circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Children 1.George (of Solomon) Russell+3 b. c 1750, d. b 26 Nov 1782
 2.(-----) (of Solomon) Russell3 b. c 1752
 3.Solomon (of Solomon) Russell3 b. c 1756, d. b 25 Dec 1826
 4.Jemimea Russell3 b. c 1762
 5.Mary Russell3 b. c 1764

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 211 (will of Samuel Russell).
  2. [S973] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1731-1736, Volume 16, p. 130 (2 May 1733 Court).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 305 (will of Solomon Russell, wife Mary).
  4. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 416 (1 July 1752 Court).
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 211 (will of Samuel Russell, wife no name).
  6. [S2464] Stratton Nottingham, Russell Family from Somerset County, Maryland Records.

Salathiel Milby1

M, b. circa 1703, d. September 1736
FatherJohn Milby Jr. b. c 1675, d. Jul 1721
MotherTabitha Garrison b. c 1680
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited3 Sep 2014
Birth*circa 1703Salathiel was born circa 1703 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*6 February 1720Salathiel was named in his father's will on 6 February 1720 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Salathiel (under age 18) in the will of John Milby Jr., wife Tabitha..1 
Marriage*circa 1725He married (-----) (-----) circa 1725. 
Will - Grfath's*20 June 1727Salathiel was named in his grandfather's will on 20 June 1727 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a grandson Salathiel Milby in the will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary..2 
Marriage*circa 1731He married Frances (-----) circa 1731 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Death*September 1736Salathiel died in September 1736 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Admin of estate*5 October 1736Administration of Salathiel's estate was filed on 5 October 1736 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that the widow Frances Milby was named to settle the estate of Salathiel Milby. No security was shown.4 

Family 1

(-----) (-----) b. c 1705
Marriage*circa 1725He married (-----) (-----) circa 1725. 
Child 1.Mary Milby b. c 1725

Family 2

Frances (-----) b. c 1705
Marriage*circa 1731He married Frances (-----) circa 1731 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Children 1.Ann 'Nancy' Milby+ b. c 1731
 2.John Milby b. c 1733

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 69 (will of John Milby Jr., wife Tabitha).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  3. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 737 (tract A39).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 111 (adm. of Salathiel Milby).

Frances (-----)

F, b. circa 1705
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited27 May 2016
Birth*circa 1705Frances was born circa 1705 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriagecirca 1725She married Rowland Savage II, son of Rowland Savage I and Mary Devenish, circa 1725.1 
Married Namecirca 1725 As of circa 1725,her married name was Savage. 
Will - Husb's7 October 1729Frances was named in her husband's will on 7 October 1729 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Frances Savage in the will of Rowland Savage. She was given land where I now live contain 450 ares and all my other estate and named Extr.1 
Land inherited*1729She inherited land in 1729 at tract A39, between Melfa & Keller, Accomack Co, VA. Rowland Savage (wife Mary) bequeathed his part of this tract as 450 acres, leaving to his son Rowland the home part of 200 acres, and 125 acres each to his sons William and Charles. Both of the last two must have died without issue and their titles reverted to the son Rowland, because in 1729 he left the whole 450 acres to his wife Frances, who later married Salathiel Milby, who died intestate in 1736. In 1737 the widow Frances gave 250 acres to her son John Milby, which must have been from the original Rowland Savage 300 acres at the north end.2 
Marriage*circa 1731She married Salathiel Milby, son of John Milby Jr. and Tabitha Garrison, circa 1731 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Married Namecirca 1731 As of circa 1731,her married name was Milby. 
Administrator*5 October 1736Frances was named as administrator of an estate on 5 October 1736 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that the widow Frances Milby was named to settle the estate of Salathiel Milby. No security was shown..3 
Land gave*1737She deeded land as a gift in 1737 at tract A39, between Melfa & Keller, Accomack Co, VA. The widow Frances Milby gave 250 acres to her son John Milby, which must have been from the original Rowland Savage 300 acres at the north end.2 
Marriage*circa 1740She married Edmund Poulson circa 1740 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Married Namecirca 1740 As of circa 1740,her married name was Poulson. 

Family 1

Rowland Savage II b. c 1676, d. b 3 Mar 1729/30
Marriagecirca 1725Frances (-----) married Rowland Savage II, son of Rowland Savage I and Mary Devenish, circa 1725.1 
Child 1.John (of Rowland II) Savage4 b. 1730

Family 2

Salathiel Milby b. c 1703, d. Sep 1736
Marriage*circa 1731She married Salathiel Milby, son of John Milby Jr. and Tabitha Garrison, circa 1731 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Children 1.Ann 'Nancy' Milby+ b. c 1731
 2.John Milby b. c 1733

Family 3

Edmund Poulson b. c 1710, d. b 31 Jul 1771
Marriage*circa 1740Frances (-----) married Edmund Poulson circa 1740 at Accomack Co, VA.4 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 94 (will of Rowland Savage, wife Frances).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 737 (tract A39).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 111 (adm. of Salathiel Milby).
  4. [S2477] Mary Frances Carey, Rowland Savage Chart and Notes.

John Milby Jr.1

M, b. circa 1675, d. July 1721
FatherJohn Milby Sr. b. c 1656, d. Jun 1728
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1655
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited3 Apr 2016
Birth*circa 1675John was born circa 1675 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1700He married Tabitha Garrison, daughter of Richard Garrison and Rose Kellam, circa 1700 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will*6 February 1720He made a will on 6 February 1720 at Accomack Co, VA. To son Salathiel water mill at head of Occahannock Creek & 100 acres adjcent Should my son John die without heirs then the plantation where my father now lives to go to my son Salathiel, and the water mill & land to my son Garrison. Unborn child. Wife Tabitha. Daus. Tabitha & Patience. sons under 18 - Daus. under 16 - If wife should die before children come to age Jonathan Garrison to take care of their estates. Wife Exec. Witt: Henry Read, John Milby, Sr., Francis Downing, John Teackle..2 
Death*July 1721John died in July 1721.2 
Probate*1 August 1721John's will was probated on 1 August 1721 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*20 June 1727John was named in his father's will on 20 June 1727 at Accomack Co, VA. His son Salathiel Milby was shown as a grandson in the will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary..1 
Est Settm't Named In*6 January 1730/31He was named in an estate settlement on 6 January 1730/31 at Accomack Co, VA. Upon the petition of John Hoffington and his wife Tabitha (who was executor of the will of John Milby, deceased), it was ordered that John Lecatt, Jonathan Garrison and Richard Rogers divide Milby's estate according to the will and report to the next court.3 

Family

Tabitha Garrison b. c 1680
Marriage*circa 1700He married Tabitha Garrison, daughter of Richard Garrison and Rose Kellam, circa 1700 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Children 1.Salathiel Milby+ b. c 1703, d. Sep 1736
 2.Garrison Milby b. c 1707, d. Apr 1737
 3.Tabitha Milby b. c 1709
 4.Patience Milby b. c 1711
 5.John Milby+ b. c 1715, d. Jan 1777
 6.(unborn daughter) Milby b. 1720

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 69 (will of John Milby Jr., wife Tabitha).
  3. [S972] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1724-1731, Volume 15, p. 349 (6 Jan 1730/31 Court).

Tabitha Garrison

F, b. circa 1680
FatherRichard Garrison1 b. c 1645, d. b 6 Aug 1717
MotherRose Kellam1 b. c 1650
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited3 Apr 2016
Birth*circa 1680Tabitha was born circa 1680 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1700She married John Milby Jr., son of John Milby Sr. and Mary (-----), circa 1700 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Married Namecirca 1700 As of circa 1700,her married name was Milby. 
Will - Father's*23 February 1708/9Tabitha was named in her father's will on 23 February 1708/9 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as daughter Tabitha Milby in the will of Richard Garrison, wife no name.1 
Will - Husb's*6 February 1720Tabitha was named in her husband's will on 6 February 1720 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a wife Tabitha in the will of John Milby Jr. and he mentioned an unborn child..2 
Marriage*circa 1725She married John Huffington circa 1725 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Married Namecirca 1725 As of circa 1725,her married name was Huffington. 
Est Settm't Husb's*6 January 1730/31Tabitha Garrison was named in her husband's estate settlement on 6 January 1730/31 at Accomack Co, VA. Upon the petition of John Hoffington and his wife Tabitha (who was executor of the will of John Milby, deceased), it was ordered that John Lecatt, Jonathan Garrison and Richard Rogers divide Milby's estate according to the will and report to the next court.3 

Family 1

John Milby Jr. b. c 1675, d. Jul 1721
Marriage*circa 1700She married John Milby Jr., son of John Milby Sr. and Mary (-----), circa 1700 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Children 1.Salathiel Milby+ b. c 1703, d. Sep 1736
 2.Garrison Milby b. c 1707, d. Apr 1737
 3.Tabitha Milby b. c 1709
 4.Patience Milby b. c 1711
 5.John Milby+ b. c 1715, d. Jan 1777
 6.(unborn daughter) Milby b. 1720

Family 2

John Huffington b. c 1680
Marriage*circa 1725Tabitha Garrison married John Huffington circa 1725 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Child 1.Gilbert Huffington4 b. c 1726

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 56 (will of Richard Garrison, wife no name).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 69 (will of John Milby Jr., wife Tabitha).
  3. [S972] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1724-1731, Volume 15, p. 349 (6 Jan 1730/31 Court).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 177 (will of Joseph Lecatt, wife Anne).

Garrison Milby1

M, b. circa 1707, d. April 1737
FatherJohn Milby Jr. b. c 1675, d. Jul 1721
MotherTabitha Garrison b. c 1680
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited24 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1707Garrison was born circa 1707 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*6 February 1720Garrison was named in his father's will on 6 February 1720 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Garrison (under age 18) in the will of John Milby Jr., wife Tabitha..1 
Will - Grfath's*20 June 1727Garrison was named in his grandfather's will on 20 June 1727 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a grandson Garrison Milby in the will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary..2 
Will*26 February 1737He made a will on 26 February 1737 at Accomack Co, VA. To brother John Milby. Bal. of estate to be divided between my brother John Milby & my 3 sisters & my brother Salathiel Milby's son John, but should the said John inherit the land where his mother now lives then his two sisters Ann & Mary Milby to inherit the part left him. Brother John Milby Exr. Witt: Nathaniel Milby, Edmund Johnson..3 
Death*April 1737Garrison died in April 1737.3 
Probate*3 May 1737Garrison's will was probated on 3 May 1737 at Accomack Co, VA.3 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 69 (will of John Milby Jr., wife Tabitha).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 108 (will of Garrison Milby).

Tabitha Milby1

F, b. circa 1709
FatherJohn Milby Jr. b. c 1675, d. Jul 1721
MotherTabitha Garrison b. c 1680
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited24 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1709Tabitha was born circa 1709 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*6 February 1720Tabitha was named in her father's will on 6 February 1720 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Tabitha (under age 16) in the will of John Milby Jr., wife Tabitha..1 
Will - Grfath's*20 June 1727Tabitha was named in her grandfather's will on 20 June 1727 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a granddaughter Tabitha Milby in the will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary..2 
Will - Brother's*26 February 1737Tabitha was named in her brother's will on 26 February 1737 at Accomack Co, VA. She would have been one of "my 3 sisters" in the will of Garrison Milby..3 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 69 (will of John Milby Jr., wife Tabitha).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 108 (will of Garrison Milby).

Patience Milby1

F, b. circa 1711
FatherJohn Milby Jr. b. c 1675, d. Jul 1721
MotherTabitha Garrison b. c 1680
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited24 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1711Patience was born circa 1711 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*6 February 1720Patience was named in her father's will on 6 February 1720 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Patience (under age 16) in the will of John Milby Jr., wife Tabitha..1 
Will - Grfath's*20 June 1727Patience was named in her grandfather's will on 20 June 1727 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a granddaughter Patience Milby in the will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary..2 
Will - Brother's*26 February 1737Patience was named in her brother's will on 26 February 1737 at Accomack Co, VA. She would have been one of "my 3 sisters" in the will of Garrison Milby..3 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 69 (will of John Milby Jr., wife Tabitha).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 108 (will of Garrison Milby).

(unborn daughter) Milby1

F, b. 1720
FatherJohn Milby Jr. b. c 1675, d. Jul 1721
MotherTabitha Garrison b. c 1680
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited24 Mar 2007
Will - Father's*6 February 1720(unborn was named in her father's will on 6 February 1720 at Accomack Co, VA. This child was shown as unborn in the will of John Milby Jr., wife Tabitha..1 
Birth*1720(unborn was born in 1720 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Brother's*26 February 1737(unborn was named in her brother's will on 26 February 1737 at Accomack Co, VA. She would have been one of "my 3 sisters" in the will of Garrison Milby..2 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 69 (will of John Milby Jr., wife Tabitha).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 108 (will of Garrison Milby).

John Milby Sr.1

M, b. circa 1656, d. June 1728
FatherJohn Milby b. c 1620, d. b 17 Apr 1672
MotherThomasin (-----)2 b. 1633, d. b 2 May 1711
Last Edited27 Dec 2014
Birth*circa 1656John was born circa 1656 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*20 January 1664/65John was named in his father's will on 20 January 1664/65 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son John (under age 18) and given my thickett on the main bay in the will of John Milby, cruel wife..1,3 
Marriage*circa 1675He married Mary (-----) circa 1675. 
Bound To*28 June 1692John Milby Sr. had a child bound to him on 28 June 1692 at Accomack Co, VA. Sarah Russell of Somerset Co, MD, widow and relict of George Russell dec'd, late of the Somerset Co, MD, who died intestate, out of the great confidence and trust which I repose in my most dear and affectionate mother, Tomasin Lecatt and my wiell beloved brother, John Milby, both of Accomack Co, VA, do hereby put into the hands, power and custody of my siad mother and brother the bodies and estates of my dear children Samuel, John and Jane Russell, allowing my sons aforesaid at the age of 17 years and my daughter at 16 years old to be at full age and free and at their own disposing, and to employ their persons and estates as they shall think fit or convenient for the good of my siad children, in case I should betake myself to another husband, and my said son Samuel to enjoy his halds and appurtenances thereunto belonging at the age aforesaid, &c.4 
Will - Brother's*31 December 1708John was named in his brother's will on 31 December 1708 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a brother John Milby in the verbal will of William Milby..5 
Will*3 July 1727He made a will on 3 July 1727 at Accomack Co, VA. To wife Mary plantation where I now live & whole estate for life. To grandson Nathaniel & his mother Mary Milby. To grandson John Milby. To grandau Tabitha Milby. To grandson Salathiel Milby. To grandson Peter Milby. To son Nathaniel Milby. Wife Mary Exec. John Meers, Sr., William Meers, Sr. & Richard Savatch (Savage), Sr. to divide estate not before devised between my grandchildren Salathiel Milby, Garrison Milby, Patience, Sabra, Tabitha, Mary, Peter, Rosanna, Elizabeth, Lewcreatia & Agness Milby after the death or marriage of my wife. Witt: Andrew Allen, Stephen Waltham, Bridgett Allen.
.6 
Death*June 1728John died in June 1728.7 
Probate*3 July 1728John's will was probated on 3 July 1728 at Accomack Co, VA.6 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1655
Marriage*circa 1675He married Mary (-----) circa 1675. 
Children 1.John Milby Jr.+ b. c 1675, d. Jul 1721
 2.Nathaniel Milby b. c 1677
 3.Peter Milby+ b. c 1679, d. b 7 Mar 1727/28

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 5 (will of John Milby, cruel wife).
  2. [S2464] Stratton Nottingham, Russell Family from Somerset County, Maryland Records.
  3. [S698] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1671-1673, Volume 3, p. 63 (18 Apr 1672 Court).
  4. [S2464] Stratton Nottingham, Russell Family from Somerset County, Maryland Records, Somerset Co, MD Liber BWZ-1690-1692, p. 225.
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 42 (Numc. Declaration of William Milby).
  6. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  7. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 79 (will of Peter Milby, wife Mary).

Mary (-----)

F, b. circa 1655
Last Edited24 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 1655Mary was born circa 1655 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1675She married John Milby Sr., son of John Milby and Thomasin (-----), circa 1675. 
Married Namecirca 1675 As of circa 1675,her married name was Milby. 
Will - Husb's*20 June 1727Mary was named in her husband's will on 20 June 1727 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Mary in the will of John Milby Sr..1 

Family

John Milby Sr. b. c 1656, d. Jun 1728
Children 1.John Milby Jr.+ b. c 1675, d. Jul 1721
 2.Nathaniel Milby b. c 1677
 3.Peter Milby+ b. c 1679, d. b 7 Mar 1727/28

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).

Nathaniel Milby1

M, b. circa 1677
FatherJohn Milby Sr. b. c 1656, d. Jun 1728
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1655
Last Edited24 Mar 2007
Birth*circa 1677Nathaniel was born circa 1677 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*20 June 1727Nathaniel was named in his father's will on 20 June 1727 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Nathaniel Milby in the will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary..1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).

Peter Milby1

M, b. circa 1679, d. before 7 March 1727/28
FatherJohn Milby Sr. b. c 1656, d. Jun 1728
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1655
Last Edited6 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1679Peter was born circa 1679 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1710He married Mary Sullivan, daughter of Dorman Sullivan I and Anne Mecarrell, circa 1710.2 
Heir - named as*27 August 1720Peter was named as an heir on 27 August 1720 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Peter Milby in the will of William Hughs, who left to the children of Peter Milby the debt he owes me. He also named Sabrah Milby.2 
Will*5 July 1726He made a will on 5 July 1726 at Accomack Co, VA. Wife Mary Exec. to have use of plantation until my son Nathaniel comes to age of 21 & then to have her thirds. Son Nathaniel to receive that part of the estate that his grandfather left him in his will when he receives the estate I give him. To son Peter Milby 1 acres & for want of heirs to his two youngest sisters then alive. Should wife marry son Peter to be at age at 18 & to receive the estate left him by me, his father, & by his grandfather. Bal of estate to be divided between wife & daughters & youngest son; daughters Rosanna, Elizabeth, Sabra, Lukecreshe & son Peter & daughter Agnes not to receive their estates until they are 18. Should wife die before children come to age, Francis Roberts to take my son Nathaniel & youngest daughter Agnes until they come to 18. John Fosque to take my son Peter & daughter Lukcresha & their estates until they come to 18. Witt: John Robertson: John Smith, Arthur Downing..1 
Death*before 7 March 1727/28Peter died before 7 March 1727/28 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated..1 

Family

Mary Sullivan b. c 1684, d. 28 Nov 1752
Children 1.Elizabeth Milby+ b. c 1712
 2.Sabra Milby+ b. c 1714, d. b 28 Feb 1764
 3.Nathaniel Milby+ b. c 1716
 4.Rosanna (of Peter) Milby b. c 1718
 5.Peter Milby+ b. c 1720, d. b 25 Mar 1760
 6.Agnes Milby b. c 1722
 7.Lewcreatia Milby+ b. c 1724

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 79 (will of Peter Milby, wife Mary).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 66 (will of William Hughs, son-in-law Dormund Sullvant).

Mary Sullivan

F, b. circa 1684, d. 28 November 1752
FatherDorman Sullivan I1 b. c 1635, d. b 22 Jun 1692
MotherAnne Mecarrell1 b. c 1640
Last Edited6 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1684Mary Sullivan was born circa 1684 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's22 March 1691/92Mary was named in her father's will on 22 March 1691/92 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as daughter Mary Selevant in the will of Dorman Silevant, wife no name.1 
Marriage*circa 1710She married Peter Milby, son of John Milby Sr. and Mary (-----), circa 1710.2 
Married Namecirca 1710 As of circa 1710,her married name was Milby. 
Will - Husb's*5 July 1726Mary was named in her husband's will on 5 July 1726 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a wife Mary in the will of Peter Milby..3 
Marriage*circa 1730She married Timothy Donahoe circa 1730.4 
Married Namecirca 1730 As of circa 1730,her married name was Donahoe. 
Will*27 April 1752Mary made a will on 27 April 1752 at Accomack Co, VA. Grandson Nathaniel Milby, son of Nathaniel Milby. Son Nathaniel Milby. Grandaughter Anjeletter Evans. Son Peter Milby. Daughter Agnes Buty. Son in law George Polson. Bal. of estate to my sons & sons in law as follows: Nathaniel Milby, Peter Milby, John Dix, George Polson & my daughter Agnes Buty. Grandson John Evans. Son Peter Milby & John Dix Exrs. Witt: Leah Fletcher, Abigail Hall, Thomas Evans, Henry Fletcher. Codicil: 9 Oct. 1752 - Should both my gandaughter Anneletter Evans & my grandson John Evans die without heirs negro Candace & her increase to son Nathaniel Milby, Peter Milby, Sarah Dix, Elizabeth Polson & Agnes Simple, to be equally divided between my 5 children. Witt: Henry Fletcher, Leah Fletcher, Abigail Hall.5 
Death*28 November 1752She died on 28 November 1752 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that her will was probated.5 

Family 1

Peter Milby b. c 1679, d. b 7 Mar 1727/28
Marriage*circa 1710She married Peter Milby, son of John Milby Sr. and Mary (-----), circa 1710.2 
Children 1.Elizabeth Milby+ b. c 1712
 2.Sabra Milby+ b. c 1714, d. b 28 Feb 1764
 3.Nathaniel Milby+ b. c 1716
 4.Rosanna (of Peter) Milby b. c 1718
 5.Peter Milby+ b. c 1720, d. b 25 Mar 1760
 6.Agnes Milby b. c 1722
 7.Lewcreatia Milby+ b. c 1724

Family 2

Timothy Donahoe b. c 1680, d. 28 Aug 1750
Marriage*circa 1730Mary Sullivan married Timothy Donahoe circa 1730.4 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 21 (will of Dorman Silevant, wife no name).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 66 (will of William Hughs, son-in-law Dormund Sullvant).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 79 (will of Peter Milby, wife Mary).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 177 (will of Mary Donohoe) & p. 141 (will of Roger Miles).
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 177 (will of Mary Donohoe).

Nathaniel Milby1

M, b. circa 1716
FatherPeter Milby b. c 1679, d. b 7 Mar 1727/28
MotherMary Sullivan b. c 1684, d. 28 Nov 1752
Last Edited17 Jun 2011
Birth*circa 1716Nathaniel was born circa 1716 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*5 July 1726Nathaniel was named in his father's will on 5 July 1726 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Nathaniel Milby (under age 18) in the will of Peter Milby, wife Mary..2 
Land inherited*1727He inherited land in 1727 at tract A20, Nandua Creek, Acc Co, VA. It was in this year that Peter (wife Mary) left his land to his son Nathaniel. Then in 1747 he and his wife Elizabeth Milby sold as 170 acres to Littleton Scarburgh Major, who in 1767 left to his grandson Littleton Major.3 
Will - Grfath's*20 June 1727Nathaniel was named in his grandfather's will on 20 June 1727 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a grandson Nathaniel & his mother Mary Milby in the will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary..4 
Marriage*circa 1740He married Elizabeth (-----) circa 1740.3 
Land sold*1747Nathaniel Milby sold land in 1747 at tract A20, Nandua Creek, Acc Co, VA. It was in this year that he and his wife Elizabeth Milby sold as 170 acres to Littleton Scarburgh Major, who in 1767 left to his grandson Littleton Major.3 
Will - Mother's*27 April 1752Nathaniel was named in his mother's will on 27 April 1752 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son Nathaniel Milby in the will of Mary Donohoe. She also named a grandson Nathaniel Milby, son of Nathaniel Milby.5 

Family

Elizabeth (-----) b. c 1720
Marriage*circa 1740He married Elizabeth (-----) circa 1740.3 
Child 1.Nathaniel Milby5 b. c 1742

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 79 (will of Peter Milby, wife Mary) & p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 79 (will of Peter Milby, wife Mary).
  3. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 647 (tract A20).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 177 (will of Mary Donohoe).

Peter Milby1

M, b. circa 1720, d. before 25 March 1760
FatherPeter Milby b. c 1679, d. b 7 Mar 1727/28
MotherMary Sullivan b. c 1684, d. 28 Nov 1752
Last Edited17 Jun 2011
Birth*circa 1720Peter was born circa 1720 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*5 July 1726Peter was named in his father's will on 5 July 1726 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as youngest son Peter (under age 18) in the will of Peter Milby, wife Mary..2 
Will - Grfath's*20 June 1727Peter was named in his grandfather's will on 20 June 1727 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a grandson Peter Milby in the will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary..3 
Will - Mother's*27 April 1752Peter was named in his mother's will on 27 April 1752 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son Peter Milby in the will of Mary Donohoe.4 
Will*12 March 1760He made a will on 12 March 1760 at Accomack Co, VA. Whole estate to two daughters Nanny & Tabitha Milby. Friends John Dix & George Poulson Exrs. Witt: Southy Simpson, Nanny Dix, Elizabeth Dix..5 
Death*before 25 March 1760Peter died before 25 March 1760 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated..5 

Family

Children 1.Nanny Milby b. c 1745
 2.Tabitha Milby b. c 1747

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 79 (will of Peter Milby, wife Mary) & p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 79 (will of Peter Milby, wife Mary).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 177 (will of Mary Donohoe).
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 198 (will of Peter Milby).

Rosanna (of John) Milby1

F, b. circa 1718
FatherJohn Milby2 b. c 1695, d. b 9 Jan 1770
Mother(-----) (-----)2 b. c 1700
Last Edited6 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1718Rosanna was born circa 1718 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriagecirca 1739She married Maddox Turner I, son of George Nicholas Turner I and Sarah Roberts, circa 1739 at Northampton Co, VA.3 
Married Namecirca 1739 As of circa 1739,her married name was Turner. 
Will - Husb's23 May 1751Rosanna was named in her husband's will on 23 May 1751 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Maddox Turner gave to son Maddox all my plantation and lands. To loving wife Rosanna during her widowhood use of remaining estate and then to be eq. div. by my dau. Lurainner and my son Milby. Wife extrx. Witt: John Milby, Kelly Johnson.3 
Will - Father's*1 December 1768Rosanna was named in her father's will on 1 December 1768 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Milby gave to son Gilbert. To my dau. Rosanna use of n. man Prince and at her death to be div. by her three first children Maddox, Luriana, and Milby Turner. To my dau. Annaitta use of n. boy Elijah and after her death to her dau. Peggy Savage. To my dau. Polley n. woman Phyllis and her child Toby. To my dau. Peggy n. girl Sabra. To my dau. Susey n. boy Joachim and girl Ansley, and 6 Delf plates. Resid. legatees five daus. Rosanna, Annarita, Polley, Peggy, and Susey. Son Gilbert extr. Witt: Hezekiah Dowty, William Heath.2 

Family

Maddox Turner I b. c 1720, d. b 13 Aug 1751
Children 1.Maddox Turner II3 b. 1739, d. b 15 Sep 1779
 2.Lurainner Turner+3 b. c 1740
 3.Milby Turner3 b. c 1748

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 417 (will of John Milby, son Gilbert).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 417 (will of John Milby, son Gilbert).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 347 (will of Maddox Turner, wife Rosanna).

Elizabeth Milby1

F, b. circa 1712
FatherPeter Milby b. c 1679, d. b 7 Mar 1727/28
MotherMary Sullivan b. c 1684, d. 28 Nov 1752
Last Edited17 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1712Elizabeth was born circa 1712 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*5 July 1726Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 5 July 1726 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Elizabeth (under age 18) in the will of Peter Milby, wife Mary..2 
Will - Grfath's*20 June 1727Elizabeth was named in her grandfather's will on 20 June 1727 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a granddaughter Elizabeth Milby in the will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary..3 
Marriage*circa 1728She married George Poulson circa 1728 at Accomack Co, VA.4,5 
Married Namecirca 1728 As of circa 1728,her married name was Poulson. 
Will - Mentioned in*25 April 1728Elizabeth was mentioned in a will on 25 April 1728 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Elizabeth Polson in the will of Mary Sanders.5 
Will - Husb's*11 December 1763Elizabeth was named in her husband's will on 11 December 1763 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as my wife in the will of George Poulson and as Elizabeth Poulson, widow of the testator at probate.6 

Family

George Poulson b. c 1710, d. b 28 Dec 1763
Marriage*circa 1728She married George Poulson circa 1728 at Accomack Co, VA.4,5 
Children 1.George Poulson+ b. c 1730, d. b 28 Aug 1789
 2.Sarah Poulson+7 b. c 1735, d. a 1 Feb 1775

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 79 (will of Peter Milby, wife Mary) & p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 79 (will of Peter Milby, wife Mary).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 177 (will of Mary Donohoe).
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 83 (will of Mary Sanders).
  6. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 216 (will of George Poulson, wife Elizabeth).
  7. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 208 (Richard Smith Family).

Lewcreatia Milby1

F, b. circa 1724
FatherPeter Milby b. c 1679, d. b 7 Mar 1727/28
MotherMary Sullivan b. c 1684, d. 28 Nov 1752
Last Edited6 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1724Lewcreatia was born circa 1724 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*5 July 1726Lewcreatia was named in her father's will on 5 July 1726 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Lukecreshe (under age 18) in the will of Peter Milby, wife Mary..2 
Will - Grfath's*20 June 1727Lewcreatia was named in her grandfather's will on 20 June 1727 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a granddaughter Lewcreatia Milby in the will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary..3 
Marriagecirca 1744She married Thomas Evans, son of Capt. Thomas Evans and Mary Bundick, circa 1744 at Accomack Co, VA. It seems apparent from the wills of Thomas Evans (1751) and Mary Donohoe (1752), who both named a grandson John Evans, that Thomas' son Thomas married one of Mary's daughters, Rosanna or Lewceratia, but which one is unclear. Lewceratia seems to be closer to the correct age.4 
Married Namecirca 1744 As of circa 1744,her married name was Evans. 

Family

Thomas Evans b. c 1720
Children 1.John Evans+4 b. c 1746
 2.Anneletter Evans5 b. c 1748

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 79 (will of Peter Milby, wife Mary) & p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 79 (will of Peter Milby, wife Mary).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 166 (will of Thomas Evans) & p. 177 (will of Mary Donohoe).
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 177 (will of Mary Donohoe).

Agnes Milby1

F, b. circa 1722
FatherPeter Milby b. c 1679, d. b 7 Mar 1727/28
MotherMary Sullivan b. c 1684, d. 28 Nov 1752
Last Edited17 Jun 2011
Birth*circa 1722Agnes was born circa 1722 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*5 July 1726Agnes was named in her father's will on 5 July 1726 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Agnes (under age 18) in the will of Peter Milby, wife Mary..2 
Will - Grfath's*20 June 1727Agnes was named in her grandfather's will on 20 June 1727 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a granddaughter Agnes Milby in the will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary..3 
Marriage*circa 1745She married (-----) Buty circa 1745.4 
Married Namecirca 1745 As of circa 1745,her married name was Buty. 
Marriage*between April 1752 and October 1752Agnes Milby married Andrew Simple between April 1752 and October 1752.4 
Married Namebetween April 1752 and October 1752 As of between April 1752 and October 1752,her married name was Simple. 
Will - Mother's*27 April 1752Agnes was named in her mother's will on 27 April 1752 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as daughter Agnes Buty in the will of Mary Donohoe.4 
Will - Mother's9 October 1752Agnes was named in her mother's will on 9 October 1752 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Agnes Simple in the codicil to the will of Mary Donohoe.4 

Family 1

(-----) Buty b. c 1720
Marriage*circa 1745She married (-----) Buty circa 1745.4 

Family 2

Andrew Simple b. c 1720
Marriage*between April 1752 and October 1752Agnes Milby married Andrew Simple between April 1752 and October 1752.4 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 79 (will of Peter Milby, wife Mary) & p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 79 (will of Peter Milby, wife Mary).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 84 (will of John Milby Sr., wife Mary).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 177 (will of Mary Donohoe).

John Milby

M, b. circa 1620, d. before 17 April 1672
Last Edited4 Oct 2017
Birth*circa 1620John was born circa 1620. 
Marriage*circa 1655He married Thomasin (-----) circa 1655 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Deposition named in*14 April 1664John Milby was named in a deposition on 14 April 1664 at Accomack Co, VA. Deposition of John Alford aged about 28 years, 14 Apr 1664: Said that when John Milby was a prisoner at Mr. Melling's house, Alford went with Jno. Milby's wife to see Milby, and that words passed between them, but what they were, he didn't know. Signed: Jno. Alford.2 
Will*20 January 1665He made a will on 20 January 1665 at Accomack Co, VA. To son John my thickett on the main bay. To son Joseph land adjcent his brother John known as the Long Neck. To son Samuel land adjcent his brother Joseph. To son William the remainder of my land adjcent his brother Samuel. "And for my wife, seeing she hath been a very cruel wife unto me" - Wife to receive no part of estate owing to her behaviour subject to order of Court. Sons under 18. John Wise & John Rowles overseers - Witt: Southy Littleton, William Taitum. The version in the Acc Co Order Book is as follows: Will: John Milbye mentioned his four minor sons, John, Joseph, Samll. and William; his friends, Mr. John Wise and John Rowles; his property, "Wolf Trap Neck" and "The Long Neck" near Cradock and Mr. Thomas Teackle. He also mentions his wife, but "she hath been a very cruel wife unto me and hath been in court once about it already, and since that time hath used me very barbarously, and hath had a child by another man, which was born 22 October last"; during the previous December, January and February, John Milby had been "sick of the flux and hugely swelled." He left it to the court's judgment whether his wife should have an inheritance and if the child would be his heir. If it was judged to be his, Milby bequeathed it 12 pence. Signed 20 January 1664/65, by John (bisected triangle with a tail) Milby. Witnesses: Southy Littleton and William Laitun. Proved by Southy Littleton on 16 April 1672..3,1 
Death*before 17 April 1672John died before 17 April 1672 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved by Southy Littleton on 16 Apr 1672..3,1 

Family

Thomasin (-----) b. 1633, d. b 2 May 1711
Children 1.John Milby Sr.+ b. c 1656, d. Jun 1728
 2.Joseph Milby b. c 1658
 3.Samuel Milby b. c 1660, d. b 31 Dec 1708
 4.William Milby b. c 1662, d. Jan 1709
 5.Sarah Milby+4 b. 22 Oct 1664

Citations

  1. [S698] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1671-1673, Volume 3, p. 63 (18 Apr 1672 Court).
  2. [S696] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1663-1666, Volume 1, p. 81 (16 Apr 1664 Court).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 5 (will of John Milby, cruel wife).
  4. [S2464] Stratton Nottingham, Russell Family from Somerset County, Maryland Records.

Joseph Milby1

M, b. circa 1658
FatherJohn Milby b. c 1620, d. b 17 Apr 1672
MotherThomasin (-----)1 b. 1633, d. b 2 May 1711
Last Edited26 Dec 2014
Birth*circa 1658Joseph was born circa 1658 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*20 January 1664/65Joseph was named in his father's will on 20 January 1664/65 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Joseph (under age 18) in the will of John Milby, cruel wife..1 
Will - Brother's*31 December 1708Joseph was named in his brother's will on 31 December 1708 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a brother Joseph Milby in the verbal will of William Milby..2 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 5 (will of John Milby, cruel wife).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 42 (Numc. Declaration of William Milby).

Samuel Milby1

M, b. circa 1660, d. before 31 December 1708
FatherJohn Milby b. c 1620, d. b 17 Apr 1672
MotherThomasin (-----)1 b. 1633, d. b 2 May 1711
Last Edited26 Dec 2014
Birth*circa 1660Samuel was born circa 1660 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*20 January 1664/65Samuel was named in his father's will on 20 January 1664/65 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Samuel Milby (under age 18) in the will of John Milby, cruel wife..1 
Death*before 31 December 1708Samuel died before 31 December 1708 at Accomack Co, VA. He may have died before this date since he was not shown as a brother in the verbal will of William Milby..2 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 5 (will of John Milby, cruel wife).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 42 (Numc. Declaration of William Milby).