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Benthall (635) Vinson1

M, b. circa 1778
FatherCapt. James Vinson b. c 1750, d. b Apr 1822
MotherRhoda (292) Benthall b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited4 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1778Benthall was born circa 1778 at Sumner Co, TN. 
Marriage*14 November 1803He married Jane Patton on 14 November 1803 at Sumner Co, TN.1 

Family

Jane Patton b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 642 (Wilkins Family).

Jane Patton

F, b. circa 1780
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited4 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1780Jane was born circa 1780. 
Marriage*14 November 1803She married Benthall (635) Vinson, son of Capt. James Vinson and Rhoda (292) Benthall, on 14 November 1803 at Sumner Co, TN.1 
Married Name14 November 1803 As of 14 November 1803,her married name was Vinson. 

Family

Benthall (635) Vinson b. c 1778

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 642 (Wilkins Family).

James (636) Vinson1

M, b. circa 1780
FatherCapt. James Vinson b. c 1750, d. b Apr 1822
MotherRhoda (292) Benthall b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited4 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1780James was born circa 1780 at Sumner Co, TN. 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 642 (Wilkins Family).

Enos (637) Vinson1

M, b. circa 1782
FatherCapt. James Vinson b. c 1750, d. b Apr 1822
MotherRhoda (292) Benthall b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited4 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1782Enos was born circa 1782 at Sumner Co, TN. 
Marriage*22 July 1812He married Charity Baldridge on 22 July 1812 at Sumner Co, TN.1 

Family

Charity Baldridge b. c 1790

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 642 (Wilkins Family).

Charity Baldridge

F, b. circa 1790
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited4 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1790Charity was born circa 1790. 
Marriage*22 July 1812She married Enos (637) Vinson, son of Capt. James Vinson and Rhoda (292) Benthall, on 22 July 1812 at Sumner Co, TN.1 
Married Name22 July 1812 As of 22 July 1812,her married name was Vinson. 

Family

Enos (637) Vinson b. c 1782

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 642 (Wilkins Family).

Parthena (638) Vinson1

F, b. circa 1784
FatherCapt. James Vinson b. c 1750, d. b Apr 1822
MotherRhoda (292) Benthall b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited4 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1784Parthena was born circa 1784 at Sumner Co, TN. 
Marriage*circa 1805She married (-----) McCall circa 1805.1 
Married Namecirca 1805 As of circa 1805,her married name was McCall. 

Family

(-----) McCall b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 642 (Wilkins Family).

(-----) McCall

M, b. circa 1780
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited4 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1780(-----) was born circa 1780. 
Marriage*circa 1805He married Parthena (638) Vinson, daughter of Capt. James Vinson and Rhoda (292) Benthall, circa 1805.1 

Family

Parthena (638) Vinson b. c 1784

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 642 (Wilkins Family).

Susannah (639) Vinson1

F, b. circa 1786
FatherCapt. James Vinson b. c 1750, d. b Apr 1822
MotherRhoda (292) Benthall b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited4 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1786Susannah was born circa 1786 at Sumner Co, TN. 
Marriage*8 April 1806She married James Hamilton on 8 April 1806 at Sumner Co, TN.1 
Married Name8 April 1806 As of 8 April 1806,her married name was Hamilton. 

Family

James Hamilton b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 642 (Wilkins Family).

James Hamilton

M, b. circa 1780
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited4 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1780James was born circa 1780. 
Marriage*8 April 1806He married Susannah (639) Vinson, daughter of Capt. James Vinson and Rhoda (292) Benthall, on 8 April 1806 at Sumner Co, TN.1 

Family

Susannah (639) Vinson b. c 1786

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 642 (Wilkins Family).

Meshack Waterfield

M, b. circa 1765, d. before 12 November 1832
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited28 Jun 2015
Birth*circa 1765Meshack was born circa 1765 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*15 January 1790He married Rachel (296) Benthall, daughter of William (106) Benthall and Agnes (-----), on 15 January 1790 at Northampton Co, VA. John Waterfield was the security on the M.L.B. of Meshack Waterfield and Rachel Benthall. They were married on 18 Jan 1790..1,2 
Marriage*31 January 1797Meshack Waterfield married Priscilla Bull on 31 January 1797 at Northampton Co, VA. James Dalby was the security on the M.L.B. of Meshack Waterfield and Priscilla Bool.2 
Marriage*15 February 1812Meshack Waterfield married Sally West, daughter of Tamer West, on 15 February 1812 at Northampton Co, VA. David Topping was the security on the M.L.B. of Meshack Waterfield and Sally West, daughter of Tamer West who said she was of age. Thomas Ames witness.2 
Will*3 July 1832Meshack made a will on 3 July 1832 at Northampton Co, VA. My will and desire is that my executor herein after named make sale of the whole of my estate of every kind and description whatever & out of the money arising from such sale pay all my just debts & the balance I desire should be given to my son George Waterfield. I hereby nominate & appoint my friend Wm W. Cutler executor. Signed with his mark, Meshack Waterfield. Witnesses: Wm Bird, John L. Gayle and Edward J. Joynes.3 
Death*before 12 November 1832Meshack died before 12 November 1832 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved..1,3 
Est settm't*10 June 1833His estate was settled on 10 June 1833 at Northampton Co, VA. Administrator William W. Cutler. Bond $100. Appraisers: Edmund Roberts. William Bird, William P. Colonna and Teackle J. Turner. Inventory, Appraisement and Account of Sales taken on November 23, 1832. Inv 38 pages 580-581. Recorded on May 13, 1833. Audit and Settlement. W. W. Cutler administrator. Begins on November 23, 1832. Inv 38 pages 585-586. Recorded on June 10, 1833.4 

Family 1

Rachel (296) Benthall b. c 1768
Marriage*15 January 1790He married Rachel (296) Benthall, daughter of William (106) Benthall and Agnes (-----), on 15 January 1790 at Northampton Co, VA. John Waterfield was the security on the M.L.B. of Meshack Waterfield and Rachel Benthall. They were married on 18 Jan 1790..1,2 
Child 1.George (640) Waterfield b. c 1791

Family 2

Priscilla Bull b. c 1780
Marriage*31 January 1797Meshack Waterfield married Priscilla Bull on 31 January 1797 at Northampton Co, VA. James Dalby was the security on the M.L.B. of Meshack Waterfield and Priscilla Bool.2 
Child 1.Mahala Waterfield+2 b. c 1804

Family 3

Sally West b. c 1790
Marriage*15 February 1812Meshack Waterfield married Sally West, daughter of Tamer West, on 15 February 1812 at Northampton Co, VA. David Topping was the security on the M.L.B. of Meshack Waterfield and Sally West, daughter of Tamer West who said she was of age. Thomas Ames witness.2 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 642 (Wilkins Family).
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  3. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 164 (will of Meshack Waterfield).
  4. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 164 (settlement of Meshack Waterfield).

George (640) Waterfield1

M, b. circa 1791
FatherMeshack Waterfield b. c 1765, d. b 12 Nov 1832
MotherRachel (296) Benthall b. c 1768
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited4 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1791George was born circa 1791 at Northampton Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 642 (Wilkins Family).

Ralph Batson

M, b. 1726, d. before 14 February 1764
FatherRalph Batson1 b. c 1688, d. b 8 Nov 1726
MotherAbigail Teague1 b. c 1692
Last Edited2 Feb 2011
Birth*1726Ralph was born in 1726 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*6 May 1726Ralph was named in his father's will on 6 May 1726 at Northampton Co, VA. He was not shown in his father Ralph Batson's will of 16 Apr 1724, but was shown as my son (no name) born since the writing of my will in a Codicil of this date.1 
Marriage*6 December 1749He married Sarah (307) Waterson, daughter of John (109) Waterson and Elizabeth (-----), on 6 December 1749 at Northampton Co, VA. Thos. Michael was the security on the M.L.B. of Ralph Batson and Sarah Moor, widow..2,3 
Will*19 January 1764Ralph made a will on 19 January 1764 at Northampton Co, VA. To loving wife Sarah n. wench Merere and child she goes with. My plantation to be sold at my death except one A. called "New Town" where Frank Andrew lives. The one A. at New Town to be leased for 6 years. My n. boy Hanover, n. girl Judith, and 1/2 my little sloop to be sold. To Martha Jacob n. boy Joe. Wife, Amy Grice's children, and Ralph Stott the son of my sister Abigail and Henry Stott resid. legatees. To my brother Elias Stott all he owes me. To Anne Scott wife of Caleb Scott £5. Wife and Zerobabell Downing extrs. Witt: Zerobabell Downing, Henry Stott, Thomas Grice, David 'X' Stott, Sr.4 
Death*before 14 February 1764Ralph died before 14 February 1764 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated..2,4 

Family

Sarah (307) Waterson b. c 1718, d. b 8 Oct 1782

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 259 (will of Ralph Batson, wife Abigail).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 642 (Wilkins Family).
  3. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  4. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 399 (will of Ralph Batson, wife Sarah).

John Wise Jr.

M, b. circa 1720, d. before 10 January 1775
Last Edited5 Mar 2009
Birth*circa 1720John was born circa 1720 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Anecdote*9 June 1752 On 9 Jun 1752 in N'hamp Co, John Wise, Benjamin Scott, John Respess & Matthew Costin appraised the estate of Philip Jacob Jr.1 
Security on Admin*12 March 1754John was security on the administration of an estate on 12 March 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that John Kendall & John Wise Jr. were security on the administration of the estate of Thomas Ward Ellegood..2 
Will - Witnessed*20 April 1754He witnessed a will on 20 April 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that John Wise Jr., William Burton & Thomas Bromly witnessed the will of Arthur Evans, wife Mary.3 
Marriage*2 January 1765He married Sarah (307) Waterson, daughter of John (109) Waterson and Elizabeth (-----), on 2 January 1765 at Northampton Co, VA. Custis Matthew was the security on the M.L.B. of John Wise Jr. of Accomack Co, and Sarah Batson, widow. In 1768 the Extr for Ralph Batson joined the widow Sarah and her 3rd husband John Wise in a sale of 122 acres to Thomas John Marshall. Sarah, however, continued to live on the land for many years, surviving her last husband..4,5 
Lived*11 April 1768John lived on 11 April 1768 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Margaret Haggoman left her son William Wainhouse Michael 150 acres lately purchased of Thomas John Marshall where John Wise now lives. In his will of 7 May 1772, William Wainhouse Michael, left his land, after Mrs. Sarah Wise is deceased, to my child if any by my wife. (NOTE: Could this imply that Sarah's husband John Wise was dec'd?).6 
Anecdote15 January 1772 On 15 Jan 1772 in N'hamp Co, John Wise, Thomas Dalby, John Thomas & Hilary Warren appraised the estate of Benjamin Dixon.7 
Will - Extr*11 March 1774John was named as the executor of a will on 11 March 1774 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Edmund Joyne named John Wise his Extr..8 
Death*before 10 January 1775John died before 10 January 1775 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of John Wise was granted to John Thomas and John Wise. Appraisers were Thomas Dalby, Charles Carpenter, Thomas Fisher & John Blair..4,9 

Family

Sarah (307) Waterson b. c 1718, d. b 8 Oct 1782
Marriage*2 January 1765He married Sarah (307) Waterson, daughter of John (109) Waterson and Elizabeth (-----), on 2 January 1765 at Northampton Co, VA. Custis Matthew was the security on the M.L.B. of John Wise Jr. of Accomack Co, and Sarah Batson, widow. In 1768 the Extr for Ralph Batson joined the widow Sarah and her 3rd husband John Wise in a sale of 122 acres to Thomas John Marshall. Sarah, however, continued to live on the land for many years, surviving her last husband..4,5 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 360 (adm of Philip Jacob Jr.).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 363 (adm of Thomas Ward Ellegood).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 357 (will of Arthur Evans, wife Mary).
  4. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 642 (Wilkins Family).
  5. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  6. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 415 (will of Margaret Haggoman).
  7. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802.
  8. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 438 (will of Edmund Joyne).
  9. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 427 (adm of John Wise).

John Stott

M, b. circa 1720, d. before 13 November 1781
Last Edited4 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1720John was born circa 1720 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*16 September 1775He married Sarah (307) Waterson, daughter of John (109) Waterson and Elizabeth (-----), on 16 September 1775 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Death*before 13 November 1781John died before 13 November 1781 at Northampton Co, VA.1 

Family

Sarah (307) Waterson b. c 1718, d. b 8 Oct 1782

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 642 (Wilkins Family).

Matthew (641) (of Levi) Moore1

M, b. circa 1745
FatherLevi (of Thos) Moore b. c 1720, d. b 10 Jan 1748/49
MotherSarah (307) Waterson b. c 1718, d. b 8 Oct 1782
ChartsDescendants of William Bibby (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited16 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1745Matthew was born circa 1745 at Northampton Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 642 (Wilkins Family).

Rachel (-----)

F, b. circa 1760
ChartsDescendants 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 Edited5 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1760Rachel was born circa 1760. 
Marriage*circa 1780She married Charles (300) West, son of Richard (94) West and Ann 'Nancy' Milby, circa 1780.1 
Married Namecirca 1780 As of circa 1780,her married name was West. 

Family

Charles (300) West b. c 1753, d. b 29 Oct 1804

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 529 (Anthony West Family).

George Smith (Craddock)1

M, b. circa 1755, d. before 30 December 1816
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited27 Nov 2018
Birth*circa 1755George was born circa 1755 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1780He married Ann (308) Fosque, daughter of Nathaniel Fosque and Anne (95) West, circa 1780.2 
Land deeded from*1796George Smith (Craddock) deeded land in 1796 at tract A6, Neville's or Bell's Neck, Accomack Co, VA. The widow Ann Fosque, Nathaniel and Margaret Fosque, John and Mary Smith, George and Ann Smith, and Anthony and Elizabeth West joined in a deed to John Fosque for 325 acres, the deed reciting that John was the eldest son and they felt it had been the intent of the father Nathaniel to have then land go to him. In 1817 John Fosque (wife Peggy) left his land to his son Nathaniel. A recent land book showed that the souther 124 acres were owned by William T. Fosque and the upper 150 acres by S. Bayly Turlington.3 
Will*20 March 1812George made a will on 20 March 1812 at Craddock, Accomack Co, VA. In his will George Smith gave the whole of my land to my 3 sons Charles, John & George W. Smith. Balance to my 4 daughters Betsy, Caty, Molly & Sally M. Smith. The part given before to Betsy & Caty to be accounted with the whole as still being part of my estate. Son Charles Smith & son-in-law Thomas W. Mears Extrs. Witt: William Major, Anthony West & Stepherd Wilkins. Prob: Anthony West, John F. Mears & Hutchinson Kellam securities on the $15,000 bond.1 
Death*before 30 December 1816George died before 30 December 1816 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved..2,1 

Family

Ann (308) Fosque b. c 1760
Children 1.Betsy (of Geo) Smith1 b. c 1783
 2.Catherine 'Caty' (of Geo) Smith4 b. c 1785
 3.Charles (of Geo) Smith+1 b. c 1788, d. b 21 Oct 1824
 4.John (of Geo) Smith (Craddock)+1 b. c 1790, d. Nov 1838
 5.Mary 'Molly' (of Geo) Smith1 b. c 1792
 6.Sally (of Geo) Smith4 b. c 1800
 7.George W. (of Geo) Smith (carpenter)+1 b. c 1804, d. b 1870

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 491 (will of George Smith, Craddock).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 530 (Anthony West Family).
  3. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 580 (tract A6).
  4. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

Anthony West

M, b. circa 1760
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited26 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 1760Anthony was born circa 1760 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1785He married Elizabeth (309) Fosque, daughter of Nathaniel Fosque and Anne (95) West, circa 1785.2 
Land deeded from*1796Anthony West deeded land in 1796 at tract A6, Neville's or Bell's Neck, Accomack Co, VA. The widow Ann Fosque, Nathaniel and Margaret Fosque, John and Mary Smith, George and Ann Smith, and Anthony and Elizabeth West joined in a deed to John Fosque for 325 acres, the deed reciting that John was the eldest son and they felt it had been the intent of the father Nathaniel to have then land go to him. In 1817 John Fosque (wife Peggy) left his land to his son Nathaniel. A recent land book showed that the souther 124 acres were owned by William T. Fosque and the upper 150 acres by S. Bayly Turlington.3 
Est Settm't B-in-law*27 January 1800He was named in the settlement of his brother-in-law's estate on 27 January 1800 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Nathaniel Fosque was granted to John Fosque with Anthony West and Richard Mears securities. (NOTE: Dorman and Mark Lewis both show he married a Margaret ____.)1 

Family

Elizabeth (309) Fosque b. c 1762

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 217 (adm of Nathaniel Fosque to John Fosque).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 530 (Anthony West Family).
  3. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 580 (tract A6).

(-----) Moore

M, b. circa 1755
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited5 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1755(-----) was born circa 1755. 
Marriage*circa 1780He married Polly (314) West, daughter of Jeremiah (98) West, circa 1780.1 

Family

Polly (314) West b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 530 (Anthony West Family).

Ann (327) Hack1

F, b. 10 April 1750, d. 13 April 1792
FatherPeter (102) Hack Hack b. 9 Jul 1716, d. 1 Jan 1802
MotherAnne (237) Custis b. 27 Aug 1725, d. 3 Aug 1790
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Custis II (Arlington, Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of John Custis II (Arlington, Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter) (#1)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter) (#2)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited4 Mar 2015
Birth*10 April 1750Ann was born on 10 April 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.1,2 
Marriage*circa 1776She married Abel Upshur II, son of Arthur Upshur IV and Leah (239B) Custis, circa 1776. Footnote 115 on p. 43 of the Upshur Family in Virginia, 2nd Edition, states that an old Hack Bible shows Ann Hack, born 10 Apr 1750, daughter of Peter Hack (1717-1802) of Hack's Neck in Acc Co married Abel Upshur.3,2 
Married Namecirca 1776 As of circa 1776,her married name was Upshur. 
Marriage*circa 1785She married Edmund (of Richard) Read, son of Richard Read and Elizabeth 'Absabella' Scarburgh (Scarburgh?), circa 1785 at Accomack Co, VA. Ann was his 2nd wife..1 
Married Namecirca 1785 As of circa 1785,her married name was Read. 
Death*13 April 1792Ann died on 13 April 1792 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 42.1 
Burial*Ann was buried at Fairview (Andewey Plantation), Hacks Neck, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Ann Hack Read, wife of Edm'd and daughter of Peter Hack Sr., died 1792 aged 43 years.4,5 

Family 1

Abel Upshur II b. 1756, d. 25 Mar 1790
Marriage*circa 1776She married Abel Upshur II, son of Arthur Upshur IV and Leah (239B) Custis, circa 1776. Footnote 115 on p. 43 of the Upshur Family in Virginia, 2nd Edition, states that an old Hack Bible shows Ann Hack, born 10 Apr 1750, daughter of Peter Hack (1717-1802) of Hack's Neck in Acc Co married Abel Upshur.3,2 

Family 2

Edmund (of Richard) Read b. 1758, d. 23 Dec 1836
Marriage*circa 1785She married Edmund (of Richard) Read, son of Richard Read and Elizabeth 'Absabella' Scarburgh (Scarburgh?), circa 1785 at Accomack Co, VA. Ann was his 2nd wife..1 
Children 1.Ann Hack 'Nancy' Read6 b. c 1790, d. b 31 May 1841
 2.Mary Hack Read+7 b. b 1792

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 531 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S550] Jean M. Mihalyka, Bible Records Accomack & Northampton County, Virginia, Vol. 9, pp 22-35 (Fairview and other Hack Bibles).
  3. [S724] Robert Irving Upshur & Thomas Teackel Upshur IV, Upshur Family in Virginia, 2nd Edition, p. 43.
  4. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  5. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 658 (tract A23) Hack Monument erected by B. Drummond Ayres & Henrietta Dawson (Ayres) Sheppard.
  6. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 437 (will of Ann H. Read, Drummond Town).
  7. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 243 (will of Peter Hack Jr.).

Mary (330) Rogers1

F, b. circa 1754, d. before 3 August 1768
FatherMajor (103) Rogers2 b. c 1724, d. b 25 Jan 1763
MotherMargaret (82) Roberts b. c 1732
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited9 Aug 2010
Birth*circa 1754Mary was born circa 1754 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*9 December 1762Mary was named in her father's will on 9 December 1762 at Accomack Co, VA. The will of Major Rodgers left wife Margaret whole estate during her widow, reversion to my 3 children now alive. Wife Exec. Witt: John Revell, Luke Luker, Leah Revell.3 
Death*before 3 August 1768She died before 3 August 1768 at Accomack Co, VA. On 26 Jan 1801 an audit of the estate of Major Rodgers dated 9 Jul 1785 was recorded. Named in settlement: Mary Rodgers' part returned to court 3 Aug 1768, interest until Aug 1775. Ann Rodgers' part returned to court 30 Aug 1768. Ann Rodgers estate to Argil Kellam's guardian. Auditors: John Smith & William Garrison.2 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 532 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 454 (Settlement of Major Rodgers).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 213 (will of Major Rodgers, wife Margaret).

Ann (331) Rogers1

F, b. circa 1756, d. before 3 August 1768
FatherMajor (103) Rogers2 b. c 1724, d. b 25 Jan 1763
MotherMargaret (82) Roberts b. c 1732
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited9 Aug 2010
Birth*circa 1756Ann was born circa 1756 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*9 December 1762Ann was named in her father's will on 9 December 1762 at Accomack Co, VA. The will of Major Rodgers left wife Margaret whole estate during her widow, reversion to my 3 children now alive. Wife Exec. Witt: John Revell, Luke Luker, Leah Revell.3 
Death*before 3 August 1768She died before 3 August 1768 at Accomack Co, VA. On 26 Jan 1801 an audit of the estate of Major Rodgers dated 9 Jul 1785 was recorded. Named in settlement: Mary Rodgers' part returned to court 3 Aug 1768, interest until Aug 1775. Ann Rodgers' part returned to court 30 Aug 1768. Ann Rodgers estate to Argil Kellam's guardian. Auditors: John Smith & William Garrison.2 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 532 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 454 (Settlement of Major Rodgers).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 213 (will of Major Rodgers, wife Margaret).

(d/o_Major) (332) Rogers1

F, b. circa 1758, d. before 9 July 1785
FatherMajor (103) Rogers2 b. c 1724, d. b 25 Jan 1763
MotherMargaret (82) Roberts b. c 1732
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
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 Edited22 Aug 2010
Birth*circa 1758(d/o_Major) was born circa 1758 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*9 December 1762(d/o_Major) was named in her father's will on 9 December 1762 at Accomack Co, VA. The will of Major Rodgers left wife Margaret whole estate during her widow, reversion to my 3 children now alive. Wife Exec. Witt: John Revell, Luke Luker, Leah Revell.3 
Marriage*circa 1780She married (s/o&f/o_Argol) Kellam, son of Argol Kellam Sr., circa 1780.2 
Married Namecirca 1780 As of circa 1780,her married name was Kellam. 
Death*before 9 July 1785(d/o_Major) (332) Rogers died before 9 July 1785 at Accomack Co, VA. On 26 Jan 1801 an audit of the estate of Major Rodgers dated 9 Jul 1785 was recorded. Named in settlement: Mary Rodgers' part returned to court 3 Aug 1768, interest until Aug 1775. Ann Rodgers' part returned to court 30 Aug 1768. Ann Rodgers estate to Argil Kellam's guardian. Auditors: John Smith & William Garrison.2 

Family

(s/o&f/o_Argol) Kellam b. c 1748, d. b 2 Oct 1784
Child 1.Argyle Kellam+2 b. c 1780, d. b 28 Mar 1842

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 532 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 454 (Settlement of Major Rodgers).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 213 (will of Major Rodgers, wife Margaret).

Susanna (-----)

F, b. circa 1725
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 1725Susanna was born circa 1725.1 
Marriage*after 29 August 1745She married Nathaniel (107) Bell Jr., son of Nathaniel Bell and Mary Scarburgh (23) West, after 29 August 1745.1 
Married Nameafter 29 August 1745 As of after 29 August 1745,her married name was Bell. 

Family

Nathaniel (107) Bell Jr. b. c 1725, d. b 25 Feb 1799
Children 1.Robert (333) Bell b. c 1756, d. b 10 Feb 1795
 2.Nathaniel (336) Bell b. c 1758
 3.Anne 'Nancy' (334) Bell+ b. c 1760
 4.Susannah (335) (of Nath) Bell b. c 1762, d. b 29 Oct 1806

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 532 (Anthony West Family).

Susannah (335) (of Nath) Bell1

F, b. circa 1762, d. before 29 October 1806
FatherNathaniel (107) Bell Jr. b. c 1725, d. b 25 Feb 1799
MotherSusanna (-----) b. c 1725
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited24 Feb 2017
Birth*circa 1762Susannah was born circa 1762 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1785She married (-----) Palmer circa 1785 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1785 As of circa 1785,her married name was Palmer. 
Death*before 29 October 1806Susannah died before 29 October 1806 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

(-----) Palmer b. c 1762

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 532 (Anthony West Family).

(-----) Palmer

M, b. circa 1762
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 1762(-----) was born circa 1762. 
Marriage*circa 1785He married Susannah (335) (of Nath) Bell, daughter of Nathaniel (107) Bell Jr. and Susanna (-----), circa 1785 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Susannah (335) (of Nath) Bell b. c 1762, d. b 29 Oct 1806

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 532 (Anthony West Family).

Robert (333) Bell1

M, b. circa 1756, d. before 10 February 1795
FatherNathaniel (107) Bell Jr. b. c 1725, d. b 25 Feb 1799
MotherSusanna (-----) b. c 1725
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited25 Dec 2008
Birth*circa 1756Robert was born circa 1756 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Grmoth's*19 April 1759Robert was named in his grandmother's will on 19 April 1759 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a grandson Robert Bell in the will of Mary Bell, son Nathaniel Bell..2 
Marriage*circa 1775He married Sally (-----) circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Death*before 10 February 1795Robert died before 10 February 1795 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Sally (-----) b. c 1750

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 532 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 223 (will of Mary Bell, son Nathaniel Bell).

Sally (-----)

F, b. circa 1750
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 1750Sally was born circa 1750. 
Marriage*circa 1775She married Robert (333) Bell, son of Nathaniel (107) Bell Jr. and Susanna (-----), circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Bell. 

Family

Robert (333) Bell b. c 1756, d. b 10 Feb 1795

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 532 (Anthony West Family).

Ismay 'Esme' Johnson1

M, b. circa 1738, d. before 11 September 1770
FatherJohn Johnson b. 1713, d. b 9 Apr 1754
MotherTabitha (-----) b. c 1700, d. b 11 Jan 1785
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Washbourne (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited9 Nov 2008
Birth*circa 1738Ismay was born circa 1738 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Grfath's*14 August 1738Ismay was named in his grandfather's will on 14 August 1738 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as my grandson Ismy Johnson in the will of Obedience Johnson, of Matysipy, son Washburn. Obedience also named a son John, who was evidently Ismy's father..2 
Will - Father's*15 March 1754Ismay was named in his father's will on 15 March 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as a son Ismay in the will of John Johnson, wife Tabitha. He was named as heir-at-law at probate..3 
Marriage*1 August 1761He married Rachel (109) Bell, daughter of Nathaniel Bell and Mary Scarburgh (23) West, on 1 August 1761 at Northampton Co, VA. James Peterkin was security on the M.L.B. of Ismay Johnson and Rachel Darby, widow of Benjamin Darby..4,5 
Will*12 July 1770He made a will on 12 July 1770 at Northampton Co, VA. To my loving wife Rachel the use of my lease land and my four ns. Harry, Dick, Quier, and Sillar until my eldest child is of age. To my son James n. boy Quier. To son Ismay n. boy Dick. To my dau. Peggy n. man Harry and girl Sillar. Two sons to be bound at 14. To my wife ns. Nim and Tom. Negro man Abraham and 1/2 my schooner Nasswaddox to be sold. To my god-son Ben. Darby my gold sleeve buttons. To dau. Peggy 6 silver tablespoons and 6 silver teaspoons. Wife to give my clothes to her children. After Ben. Darby's children's personal estate is settled, the remainder of my estate to be div. by wife and my three children Peggy, James, and Ismay. Wife extrx. Witt: William Christian, John Wilkins, John Darby, John West..6 
Death*before 11 September 1770Ismay died before 11 September 1770 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated..4,6 

Family

Rachel (109) Bell b. c 1729, d. b 12 Jan 1779
Children 1.James (341A) Johnson b. c 1762
 2.Ismay 'Esme' (341B) Johnson b. c 1764
 3.Peggy (341C) Johnson b. c 1766

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 302 (will of Obedience Johnson, of Matysipy, son Washburn) & p. 357 (will of John Johnson, wife Tabitha).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 302 (will of Obedience Johnson, of Matysipy, son Washburn).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 357 (will of John Johnson, wife Tabitha).
  4. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 532 (Anthony West Family).
  5. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  6. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 418 (will of Ismay Johnson, wife Rachel).

Rachel (340) Darby1

F, b. circa 1758
FatherBenjamin Darby b. c 1725, d. b 13 May 1760
MotherRachel (109) Bell b. c 1729, d. b 12 Jan 1779
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 1758Rachel was born circa 1758 at Northampton Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 533 (Anthony West Family).

James (341A) Johnson1,2

M, b. circa 1762
FatherIsmay 'Esme' Johnson b. c 1738, d. b 11 Sep 1770
MotherRachel (109) Bell b. c 1729, d. b 12 Jan 1779
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Washbourne (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited8 Nov 2008
Birth*circa 1762James was born circa 1762 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*12 July 1770James was named in his father's will on 12 July 1770 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as a son James in the will of Ismay Johnson, wife Rachel. He was to be bound out at age 14..2 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 533 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 418 (will of Ismay Johnson, wife Rachel).

Ismay 'Esme' (341B) Johnson1,2

M, b. circa 1764
FatherIsmay 'Esme' Johnson b. c 1738, d. b 11 Sep 1770
MotherRachel (109) Bell b. c 1729, d. b 12 Jan 1779
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Washbourne (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited8 Nov 2008
Birth*circa 1764Ismay was born circa 1764 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*12 July 1770Ismay was named in his father's will on 12 July 1770 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as a son Ismay in the will of Ismay Johnson, wife Rachel. He was to be bound out at age 14..2 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 533 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 418 (will of Ismay Johnson, wife Rachel).

Peggy (341C) Johnson1,2

F, b. circa 1766
FatherIsmay 'Esme' Johnson b. c 1738, d. b 11 Sep 1770
MotherRachel (109) Bell b. c 1729, d. b 12 Jan 1779
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Washbourne (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited8 Nov 2008
Birth*circa 1766Peggy was born circa 1766 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*12 July 1770Peggy was named in her father's will on 12 July 1770 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Peggy in the will of Ismay Johnson, wife Rachel..2 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 533 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 418 (will of Ismay Johnson, wife Rachel).

Eyre (of Francis) Stockley1,2

M, b. circa 1713, d. before 25 November 1740
FatherFrancis Stockley (III) b. c 1694, d. b 28 Apr 1741
MotherElizabeth Eyre b. c 1675
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited5 Mar 2016
Birth*circa 1713Eyre was born circa 1713 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1736He married Mary (110) Bell, daughter of Nathaniel Bell and Mary Scarburgh (23) West, circa 1736.3,4 
Will - Father's*18 November 1740Eyre was named in his father's will on 18 November 1740 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Eyre Stockly, dec'd, in the will of Francis Stockly..2 
Death*before 25 November 1740Eyre died before 25 November 1740 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Eyre Stockley was granted to his widow Mary Stockley. Henry Custis & John Bagwell Jr. securities..3,5 

Family

Mary (110) Bell b. c 1720, d. b 26 Oct 1784
Children 1.Elizabeth (342A) Stockley+ b. c 1737
 2.Anne (342) Stockley+ b. 1739, d. 22 Oct 1817
 3.Eyre (of Eyre) Stockley b. 1741, d. b 29 Jun 1756

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1226 (tract A140).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 123 (will of Francis Stockly, dec'd son Eyre).
  3. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 533 (Anthony West Family).
  4. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1178 (tract A121).
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 114 (adm of Eyre Stockley to widow Mary).

William Beavans Jr.

M, b. circa 1715, d. before 28 July 1761
FatherWilliam Beavans Sr. b. c 1690, d. b 26 Mar 1745
MotherMary Lane1 b. c 1688
ChartsDescendants of William Anderson (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)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited5 Mar 2016
Birth*circa 1715William was born circa 1715 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1742He married Elizabeth Davis, daughter of Samuel Davis and Naomi Taylor, circa 1742.2,3 
Land inherited*26 March 1745William Beavans Jr. inherited land on 26 March 1745 at tract A172, N of Oak Hall, Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that William Jr., as the eldest son of William Sr., inherited the 400 aces of his mother's land in tract A172.1 
Marriage*circa 1746He married Mary (110) Bell, daughter of Nathaniel Bell and Mary Scarburgh (23) West, circa 1746.4,5 
Administrator*29 June 1756William was named as administrator of an estate on 29 June 1756 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Eyre Stockley, an infant, was granted to William Beavans with Elijah Nock security..6 
Will - Witnessed*31 October 1756William witnessed a will on 31 October 1756 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that William Beavans, Mary Beavans & Hannah Wishart witnessed the will of Tabitha Beavans.7 
Will*13 June 1761He made a will on 13 June 1761 at Accomack Co, VA. To son Samuel Beavens plantation where father lived & 200 acres (tract A172). To son Will: Beavens 200 acres being part of said tract (tract A172). To son John Beavens 200 acres of the same tract on the Seaside. To son Nathaniel plantation where I now dwell containing 164 acres & 100 acres purchased of George Booth, 50 acres of swamp at Masongo, 65 acres purchased of Thomas Upshur, also the right of dower purchased of Felia Hall & Hannah, his wife. To sons Samuel & William Beavens 120 acres on Wallops Island purchased of Skinner Wallop. To sons Nathaniel & John Beavens 167 1/3 acres of Marsh at Muddy Creek. To son Samuel Beavens negro Jacob formerly given him by his grandmother, silver spoons marked ETC & 2 more marked TEC. Daughter Mary Beavens 3 silver spoons marked ETC, 2 marked SDN & small silver spoon which was her mother's marked EXD, a gold ring marked C.J. To son William Beavens silver spoon marked WMB. To son Nathaniel spoon marked WMB. To son John silver spoon marked WMB. To daughter Rachel Beavens silver spoon marked WMB. To wife Mary a gold ring that her father left her &c. To George Milachops a silver stock buckle which I bought of his father's estate. Wife & son William Exrs. Witt: Southy Simpson, Solomon Dix, Billy Young, Anne Emmerson, William Drummond. Ezekiel Young..8,1 
Death*before 28 July 1761William died before 28 July 1761 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated and Samuel Beavens was named heir at law..8 

Family 1

Elizabeth Davis b. c 1720, d. b 10 Apr 1769
Marriage*circa 1742He married Elizabeth Davis, daughter of Samuel Davis and Naomi Taylor, circa 1742.2,3 
Children 1.Samuel Beavans b. c 1742
 2.William Beavans b. c 1744, d. b 26 May 1767

Family 2

Mary (110) Bell b. c 1720, d. b 26 Oct 1784
Marriage*circa 1746He married Mary (110) Bell, daughter of Nathaniel Bell and Mary Scarburgh (23) West, circa 1746.4,5 
Children 1.John (342C) Beavans b. c 1746, d. b 29 Jul 1777
 2.Nathaniel (342B) (of Wm) Beavans+ b. c 1748, d. b 31 Jan 1792
 3.Mary Beavans b. c 1750
 4.Rachel (342D) Beavans+ b. c 1752

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1325 (tract A172).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 128 (will of Comfort Finney).
  3. [S631] Virginia Accomack County, Accomack Co, VA, Deeds, No. 003, 1757-1770, Part 2, p. 666 (Samuel Beavans to George Holden).
  4. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 533 (Anthony West Family).
  5. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1178 (tract A121).
  6. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 168 (adm of Eyre Stockley, an infant, to William Beavans).
  7. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 188 (will of Tabitha Beavans).
  8. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 205 (will of William Beavans, wife Mary).

Anne (342) Stockley1,2

F, b. 1739, d. 22 October 1817
FatherEyre (of Francis) Stockley b. c 1713, d. b 25 Nov 1740
MotherMary (110) Bell b. c 1720, d. b 26 Oct 1784
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited5 Mar 2016
Birth*1739Anne was born in 1739 at Northampton Co, VA.1,3 
Will - Grfath's*18 November 1740Anne was named in her grandfather's will on 18 November 1740 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a granddaughter Ann Stockly in the will of Francis Stockly, dec'd son Eyre. She was given the plantation at the head of a gut upon Assawoman..4 
Will - Grmoth's*19 April 1759Anne was named in her grandmother's will on 19 April 1759 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a granddaughter Anne Stockley in the will of Mary Bell, son Nathaniel Bell..5 
Marriage*29 January 1761She married Thomas Upshur (II), son of Thomas Upshur (I) and Sarah Bell, on 29 January 1761 at Northampton Co, VA. David Edmunds was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas Upshur and Anne Stockley, ward of Nath'l & Mary Beavans who gave consent. Nath'l Bell was a witness. They were married on 1 Feb 1761.1,6,7 
Married Name29 January 1761 As of 29 January 1761,her married name was Upshur. 
Will - Mother's*24 September 1784Anne was named in her mother's will on 24 September 1784 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Anne Upshur in the will of Mary Beavans..2 
Will*3 April 1816Anne made a will on 3 April 1816 at Northampton Co, VA. I Anne Upshur (widow of Thomas Upshur) do make this my last will in manner & form following. I give to my son John Upshur one Negro man named Lity. I give to my daughter Anne Teackle Negroes Blanchy, Bridget, Caleb, Samuel, Henry, George & Louisa. I give to my daughter Sally B. Hack Negroes Adah & Edey. I give to my daughter Molly Jones one Negro woman named Sarah. I give to my grandson Peter T. Hack. I give to my grandson Thomas M. Teackle. I give to my grandson William Upshur. I give to my grand daughters Anne S. Hack, Malinda Hack, Sally Hack, Molly Teackle, Levenia Teackle, Sally Teackle and Susanah Teackle ten pounds cash to each of them. I give to my grandsons John William Hack, Cave Hack, John U. Teackle and St. George Teackle five pounds cash to each of them. I give to my grand daughters Anne Jones and Lidia Jones fifty pounds cash to each of them. I give to my grand daughters Anne E. Upshur & Sally T. B. Upshur twenty five pounds cash to each of them. I lend to my daughter Anne Teackle my best bed bedstead & calico curtains until my great grand daughter Anne U. Ball arrives to the age of twenty one. My Negro man James I wish to be free & suppose he is so. I do hereby constitute & appoint my son John Upshur executor. Signed, Anne Upshur. Witnesses: Peggy (her mark) Jackson, Rowland Dowty and George Yerby. Administrator John Upshur Sr. No order to appraise the estate. Audit and Settlement. John Upshur Senr executor. Recorded on June 11, 1821.8 
Death*22 October 1817Anne died on 22 October 1817 at Northampton Co, VA.1,3 
Burial*Anne was buried at Brownsville, N'hamp Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Anna Upshur, wife of Thomas Upshur, died 22 Oct 1817, age 78 years.9,3 

Family

Thomas Upshur (II) b. 2 Jul 1739, d. 19 Dec 1792
Marriage*29 January 1761She married Thomas Upshur (II), son of Thomas Upshur (I) and Sarah Bell, on 29 January 1761 at Northampton Co, VA. David Edmunds was the security on the M.L.B. of Thomas Upshur and Anne Stockley, ward of Nath'l & Mary Beavans who gave consent. Nath'l Bell was a witness. They were married on 1 Feb 1761.1,6,7 
Children 1.John Upshur+ b. 29 Dec 1761, d. 29 Sep 1842
 2.Thomas Stockley Upshur10 b. 24 Mar 1765, d. 1 Nov 1792
 3.Anne 'Nancy' Stockley Upshur+ b. c 1765, d. b 29 Sep 1823
 4.Sally Brown Upshur+ b. 14 Apr 1767, d. 23 Jan 1819
 5.Mary 'Molly' Upshur+ b. c 1770
 6.William Bell Eyre Upshur11 b. c 1770, d. c 1788
 7.(other children of Thos II) Upshur11 b. c 1775

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 533 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 349 (will of Mary Beavans).
  3. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 123 (will of Francis Stockly, dec'd son Eyre).
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 223 (will of Mary Bell, son Nathaniel Bell).
  6. [S724] Robert Irving Upshur & Thomas Teackel Upshur IV, Upshur Family in Virginia, 2nd Edition, p. 177 (Brownsville Branch).
  7. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  8. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 101 (will of Anne Upshur, widow of Thomas Upshur).
  9. [S724] Robert Irving Upshur & Thomas Teackel Upshur IV, Upshur Family in Virginia, 2nd Edition, p. 178.
  10. [S724] Robert Irving Upshur & Thomas Teackel Upshur IV, Upshur Family in Virginia, 2nd Edition, p. 203.
  11. [S724] Robert Irving Upshur & Thomas Teackel Upshur IV, Upshur Family in Virginia, 2nd Edition, p. 204.

Elizabeth (342A) Stockley1,2

F, b. circa 1737
FatherEyre (of Francis) Stockley b. c 1713, d. b 25 Nov 1740
MotherMary (110) Bell b. c 1720, d. b 26 Oct 1784
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited5 Mar 2016
Birth*circa 1737Elizabeth was born circa 1737 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Will - Grfath's*18 November 1740Elizabeth was named in her grandfather's will on 18 November 1740 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as my granddaughter Elizabeth Stockly in the will of Francis Stockly, dec'd son Eyre. She was given the plantation I purchased of Samuel & Henry Rogers..3 
Heir - named as*1 November 1748Elizabeth was named as an heir on 1 November 1748 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Betty or Elizabeth Stockley, meaning Ayres Stockley's eldest daughter, and given 25 acres in the will of John Bagwell Sr., it being the land he puchased & paid me for adjacent my plantation where William Underhill lives..4 
Marriage*circa 1760She married Denwood Turpin circa 1760.1,5 
Married Namecirca 1760 As of circa 1760,her married name was Turpin. 
Will - Mother's*24 September 1784Elizabeth was named in her mother's will on 24 September 1784 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Elizabeth Turpine in the will of Mary Beavans..6 

Family

Denwood Turpin b. c 1735
Child 1.William Turpin b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 533 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 123 (will of Francis Stockly, dec'd son Eyre) & p. 349 (will of Mary Beavans).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 123 (will of Francis Stockly, dec'd son Eyre).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 154 (will of John Bagwell Sr.).
  5. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 926 (tract A71).
  6. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 349 (will of Mary Beavans).

Denwood Turpin1

M, b. circa 1735
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited5 Mar 2016
Birth*circa 1735Denwood was born circa 1735. 
Marriage*circa 1760He married Elizabeth (342A) Stockley, daughter of Eyre (of Francis) Stockley and Mary (110) Bell, circa 1760.2,1 

Family

Elizabeth (342A) Stockley b. c 1737
Child 1.William Turpin b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 926 (tract A71).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 533 (Anthony West Family).

John (342C) Beavans1,2

M, b. circa 1746, d. before 29 July 1777
FatherWilliam Beavans Jr. b. c 1715, d. b 28 Jul 1761
MotherMary (110) Bell b. c 1720, d. b 26 Oct 1784
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited22 Mar 2011
Birth*circa 1746John was born circa 1746 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*13 June 1761John was named in his father's will on 13 June 1761 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son John Beavans in the will of William Beavens, wife Mary. He was given 200 acres (tract A172) on the Sea Side. He was also given silver spoon marked WMB..2,3 
Will*10 March 1775He made a will on 10 March 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. To mother Mary Beavans whole estate during her life & after her death I give to my nephew, Walter Beavans, son of my brother Nathaniel Beavans, 200 acres on Pocomoke adjcent to Samuel Beavans & the heirs of William Beavans, deceased, also my part of the marsh on the Bayside which my father William Beavans, deceased, devised to me, 1 pr. of paste knee buckles set on silver & one stock buckle silver. To nephew William Henry Beavans, son of my aforesaid brother Nathaniel Beavans, all the remaining part of my estate to pay my debts. Mother Mary Beavans & brother Nathaniel Beavans Exrs. Witt; Betty Abbott, John Abbott..4 
Death*before 29 July 1777John died before 29 July 1777 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated. John Abbott, one of the witnesses to the foregoing will now deceased..1,4 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 533 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 205 (will of William Beavans, wife Mary).
  3. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1325 (tract A172).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 304 (will of John Beavans, brother Nathaniel).

Rachel (342D) Beavans1,2

F, b. circa 1752
FatherWilliam Beavans Jr. b. c 1715, d. b 28 Jul 1761
MotherMary (110) Bell b. c 1720, d. b 26 Oct 1784
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Feb 2011
Birth*circa 1752Rachel was born circa 1752 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*13 June 1761Rachel was named in her father's will on 13 June 1761 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Rachel Beavens in the will of William Beavens, wife Mary. She was given a silver spoon marked WMB..3 
Marriage*circa 1776She married (h/o Rachel) Stevens circa 1776.1,4 
Married Namecirca 1776 As of circa 1776,her married name was Stevens. 
Will - Mother's*24 September 1784Rachel was named in her mother's will on 24 September 1784 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Rachel Stevens in the will of Mary Beavans. Mary also named a granddaughter Mary Stevens..4 

Family

(h/o Rachel) Stevens b. c 1740
Child 1.Mary Stevens b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 533 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 205 (will of William Beavans, wife Mary) & p. 349 (will of Mary Beavans).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 205 (will of William Beavans, wife Mary).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 349 (will of Mary Beavans).

(h/o Rachel) Stevens

M, b. circa 1740
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Feb 2011
Birth*circa 1740(h/o was born circa 1740. 
Marriage*circa 1776He married Rachel (342D) Beavans, daughter of William Beavans Jr. and Mary (110) Bell, circa 1776.1,2 

Family

Rachel (342D) Beavans b. c 1752
Child 1.Mary Stevens b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 533 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 349 (will of Mary Beavans).

John (342F) Brickhouse Jr.1,2

M, b. circa 1756, d. before 13 November 1815
FatherJohn (of Major) Brickhouse Sr. b. c 1724, d. b 11 Jan 1808
MotherSophia (112) Rogers b. c 1730, d. b 14 Dec 1812
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
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 Edited25 Feb 2017
Birth*circa 1756John was born circa 1756 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*19 February 1785He married Susanna (of Thos) Nottingham, daughter of Thomas Nottingham and Scarburgh (422) Godwin, on 19 February 1785 at Northampton Co, VA. Robert Brickhouse was security on the M.L.B. of John Brickhouse Jr. and Susanna Nottingham, daughter of Thos Nottingham Sr..1,3 
Will - Father-in-law*11 October 1796John was named in his father-in-law's will on 11 October 1796 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Thomas Nottingham, being aged and not in health, gave to loving wife Scarburgh the loan of entire estate during her life and then to be div. as follows. To my grandson William Nottingham 207 A. lying on the north side of my plantation where I now live beginning at the north side of the land I purchased of Widgen and so to begin at the head of the land joyning John Eyer and to run a due east course to the marsh. To my granddau. Sally Nottingham n. girl Dinah and a dressing table. To my three grandsons Samuel, John, and William Williams sons of John Williams and Edith Williams £20 each. To my two grandsons Thomas Nottingham Williams and John Scarburgh Williams sons of William Williams and Mary Williams £40 each. All five of them to be paid in gold or silver as they come of age. To my son Jacob Nottingham the land I purchased of Rispus Lüng on Kings Creek. To my son William 355 A., the balance of my land. To Ann Wilson $20. Resid. legatees Margaret Williams, John Brickhouse, my son William Nottingham, and Robert Brickhouse('s) surviving children. Son William and John Brickhouse extrs. Witt: Richard Nottingham, Benjamin Scott, John Nottingham. (Note: Although not dated in the "standard" fashion, the date 11 Oct. 1796 is inscribed (without any apparent connection to the text) within the body of the will.) On 10 July 1797 his will was probated and the will named extr. was indicated as John Brickhouse, Jr. (NOTE: John Brickhouse Jr. had married Susanna Nottingham, daughter of Thomas Nottingham Sr.)2 
Death*before 13 November 1815John died before 13 November 1815 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of John Brickhouse was granted to Thomas S. Brickhouse and Smith Brickhouse with a bond of $10,000. Appraisers: Harold L. Wilson, Custis Kendall, Jacob Nottingham and John Widgeon. Division of Land and Slaves WB 34 page 347. Recorded on July 8, 1816. Heirs: Thomas S. Brickhouse - two thirds of the plantation whereon he now lives (the late property of Mathew Guy) John N. Brickhouse- one third of the plantation above mentioned. Mahley Brickhouse- the balance of the mansion house tract of land Elam L. Brickhouse- the plantation which John Brickhouse deceased purchased of John Simkins containing 170 acres. Smith Brickhouse- the balance of the mansion house tract; recorded July 8, 1816..1,4 

Family

Susanna (of Thos) Nottingham b. c 1765
Children 1.Thomas S. Brickhouse+3 b. c 1785
 2.Smith Brickhouse+4 b. c 1787, d. b 9 Feb 1829
 3.John Nottingham Brickhouse Jr.+4 b. c 1796
 4.Mahley Brickhouse4 b. c 1805
 5.Elam L. Brickhouse+4 b. Apr 1807, d. Apr 1890

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 533 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 535 (will of Thomas Nottingham, wife Scarburgh).
  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. 248 (adm & settlement of John Brickhouse).

Susanna (of Thos) Nottingham1

F, b. circa 1765
FatherThomas Nottingham1,2 b. c 1726, d. b 10 Jul 1797
MotherScarburgh (422) Godwin1,2 b. c 1732
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
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 Edited22 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1765Susanna was born circa 1765 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*19 February 1785She married John (342F) Brickhouse Jr., son of John (of Major) Brickhouse Sr. and Sophia (112) Rogers, on 19 February 1785 at Northampton Co, VA. Robert Brickhouse was security on the M.L.B. of John Brickhouse Jr. and Susanna Nottingham, daughter of Thos Nottingham Sr..3,1 
Married Name19 February 1785 As of 19 February 1785,her married name was Brickhouse. 
Anecdote*11 October 1796 Although she was not named in ther father Thomas Nottingham Sr.'s will, her husband John Brickhouse Jr. was named an Extr of his estate and a legacy was given to their son John Brickhouse.2 

Family

John (342F) Brickhouse Jr. b. c 1756, d. b 13 Nov 1815
Children 1.Thomas S. Brickhouse+1 b. c 1785
 2.Smith Brickhouse+4 b. c 1787, d. b 9 Feb 1829
 3.John Nottingham Brickhouse Jr.+4 b. c 1796
 4.Mahley Brickhouse4 b. c 1805
 5.Elam L. Brickhouse+4 b. Apr 1807, d. Apr 1890

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. 535 (will of Thomas Nottingham, wife Scarburgh).
  3. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 533 (Anthony West Family).
  4. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 248 (adm & settlement of John Brickhouse).

Robert (342G) Brickhouse1

M, b. circa 1758, d. before 11 July 1796
FatherJohn (of Major) Brickhouse Sr. b. c 1724, d. b 11 Jan 1808
MotherSophia (112) Rogers b. c 1730, d. b 14 Dec 1812
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
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 Edited25 Feb 2017
Birth*circa 1758Robert was born circa 1758 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*11 March 1783He married Sarah Nottingham, daughter of Thomas Nottingham and Scarburgh (422) Godwin, on 11 March 1783 at Northampton Co, VA. Jno. Williams was security on the M.L.B. of Robert Brickhouse and Sarah Nottingham..2,3 
Death*before 11 July 1796Robert died before 11 July 1796 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on his estate was granted to John Brickhouse Jr..2 

Family

Sarah Nottingham b. c 1762, d. b 11 Oct 1796
Child 1.Jane Brickhouse+3 b. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 533 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 534 (Anthony West Family).
  3. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

Sarah Nottingham

F, b. circa 1762, d. before 11 October 1796
FatherThomas Nottingham1 b. c 1726, d. b 10 Jul 1797
MotherScarburgh (422) Godwin1 b. c 1732
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
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 Edited25 Feb 2017
Birth*circa 1762Sarah was born circa 1762 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*11 March 1783She married Robert (342G) Brickhouse, son of John (of Major) Brickhouse Sr. and Sophia (112) Rogers, on 11 March 1783 at Northampton Co, VA. Jno. Williams was security on the M.L.B. of Robert Brickhouse and Sarah Nottingham..2,3 
Married Name11 March 1783 As of 11 March 1783,her married name was Brickhouse. 
Death*before 11 October 1796Sarah Nottingham died before 11 October 1796 at Northampton Co, VA. She was evidently dec'd by this date as Thomas Nottingham, wife Scarburgh, named Robert Brickhouse's surviving children in his will.1 

Family

Robert (342G) Brickhouse b. c 1758, d. b 11 Jul 1796
Child 1.Jane Brickhouse+3 b. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 535 (will of Thomas Nottingham, wife Scarburgh).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 534 (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 (342H) Brickhouse1

F, b. circa 1760
FatherJohn (of Major) Brickhouse Sr. b. c 1724, d. b 11 Jan 1808
MotherSophia (112) Rogers b. c 1730, d. b 14 Dec 1812
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited28 Dec 2010
Birth*circa 1760Mary was born circa 1760 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*21 August 1773She married John Floyd Jr. (s/o Mat), son of Matthew Floyd and Anne (-----), on 21 August 1773 at Northampton Co, VA. John Brickhouse Sr. was the security on the M.L.B. of his daughter Mary Brickhouse and John Floyd Jr..1,2 
Married Name21 August 1773 As of 21 August 1773,her married name was Floyd. 

Family

John Floyd Jr. (s/o Mat) b. c 1746, d. b 10 Jul 1826
Children 1.Matthew Floyd (s/o Jno Jr)+3 b. c 1774, d. b 8 Feb 1813
 2.Letty Floyd+4 b. c 1775
 3.Elizabeth Floyd4 b. c 1777
 4.Sarah Floyd4 b. c 1779
 5.Sophia Rogers Floyd5 b. c 1781, d. b 11 May 1801
 6.Peggy Floyd6 b. c 1783
 7.Sheperd B. Floyd+4 b. c 1790, d. b 9 Nov 1829
 8.Margaret Floyd4 b. c 1793
 9.Ann 'Nancy' Floyd4 b. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 534 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  3. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 75 (will of Matthew Floyd, wife Margaret).
  4. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 149 (will of John Floyd, f/o Shepperd B. Floyd).
  5. [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.).
  6. [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.).

John Floyd Jr. (s/o Mat)

M, b. circa 1746, d. before 10 July 1826
FatherMatthew Floyd1 b. c 1718, d. b 11 Dec 1754
MotherAnne (-----)1 b. c 1730
ChartsDescendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited31 Jan 2011
Birth*circa 1746John Floyd Jr. (s/o Mat) was born circa 1746 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's24 November 1754John was named in his father's will on 24 November 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as son John in the will of Matthew Floyd, wife Anne. He was given 115 acres on Hogg Island and Negro fellow Southy.1 
Marriage*21 August 1773He married Mary (342H) Brickhouse, daughter of John (of Major) Brickhouse Sr. and Sophia (112) Rogers, on 21 August 1773 at Northampton Co, VA. John Brickhouse Sr. was the security on the M.L.B. of his daughter Mary Brickhouse and John Floyd Jr..2,3 
Tax list (personal)*1800John Floyd Jr. (s/o Mat) was on the personal property tax list in 1800 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as John Floyd (H. Island) with 1 slave above 16, 1 slave above 12 & under 16, 2 horses &c.4 
Census head*1820John was listed as a head of household in the census of 1820 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as John Floyd (H. I.) a head of household. Listed with him were free white males: 2 "under 10", 1 "16 to 26", 1 "to 45", 1 "45 &c"; persons females: 1 "under 10", 2 "to 45"; 3 "agriculture"; male slaves: 1 "under 14"; female slaves: 1 "to 26"; 10 total.5 
Will*27 December 1824John made a will on 27 December 1824 at Hog Island, Northampton Co, VA. I give to my son Shepperd B. Floyd my land on Hog Island. I give to my daughter Letty Godwin one bed and bolster. To my daughter Elizabeth Groton one bed and bolster. To my daughter Sarah Roucks one bed and bolster that she has in her possession. I give to my daughter Margaret Wilson one bed and bolster that she has got in her possession. I give to my daughter Margaret Wilson one half dozen silver spoons marked JF. I give to my daughter Ann Dowty one bed and bolster and one half dozen silver tea spoons marked NF. My daughter Elizabeth Groton has had $54.40 out of her part, Ely Dowty has had $40.76 out of my daughter Ann Dowty part. I leave my son Shepperd B. Floyd the executor to this my last will. Signed, John Floyd HI Witnesses: Charles Carpenter, John (his mark) Dowty and John Carpenter.6 
Death*before 10 July 1826He died before 10 July 1826 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated.6 
Est settm't*14 January 1828His estate was settled on 14 January 1828 at Northampton Co, VA. In probate the testator's name was given as John Floyd HI (Hog Island). Administrator Shepherd B. Floyd. Bond $4000. Appraisers: Matthew Floyd, John Carpenter, James Fletcher and Edmond Fletcher. Inventory, Appraisement and Account of Sales taken on August 2, 1826. Audit and Settlement. Shepherd B. Floyd executor. Recorded on January 14, 1828.7 

Family

Mary (342H) Brickhouse b. c 1760
Marriage*21 August 1773He married Mary (342H) Brickhouse, daughter of John (of Major) Brickhouse Sr. and Sophia (112) Rogers, on 21 August 1773 at Northampton Co, VA. John Brickhouse Sr. was the security on the M.L.B. of his daughter Mary Brickhouse and John Floyd Jr..2,3 
Children 1.Matthew Floyd (s/o Jno Jr)+8 b. c 1774, d. b 8 Feb 1813
 2.Letty Floyd+6 b. c 1775
 3.Elizabeth Floyd6 b. c 1777
 4.Sarah Floyd6 b. c 1779
 5.Sophia Rogers Floyd9 b. c 1781, d. b 11 May 1801
 6.Peggy Floyd10 b. c 1783
 7.Sheperd B. Floyd+6 b. c 1790, d. b 9 Nov 1829
 8.Margaret Floyd6 b. c 1793
 9.Ann 'Nancy' Floyd6 b. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 365 (will of Matthew Floyd, wife Anne).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 534 (Anthony West Family).
  3. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  4. [S2027] Virginia Tax List Census, Northampton, 1800 Personal Tax List.
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1820 Federal Census, Northampton Co, VA.
  6. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 149 (will of John Floyd, f/o Shepperd B. Floyd).
  7. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 149 (settlementl of John Floyd, f/o Shepperd B. Floyd).
  8. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 75 (will of Matthew Floyd, wife Margaret).
  9. [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.).
  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.).

(-----) (-----)

F, b. circa 1735
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 1735(-----) was born circa 1735. 
Marriage*circa 1755She married Littleton Major (113) Rogers, son of Nathaniel Rogers and Jean (24) West, circa 1755.1 
Married Namecirca 1755 As of circa 1755,her married name was Rogers. 

Family

Littleton Major (113) Rogers b. c 1731, d. b 10 Feb 1768
Children 1.John (343) Rogers b. Jan 1756
 2.Jane (344) Rogers b. c 1765

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 534 (Anthony West Family).

John (343) Rogers1

M, b. January 1756
FatherLittleton Major (113) Rogers b. c 1731, d. b 10 Feb 1768
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1735
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*January 1756John was born in January 1756 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Apprenticeship named*8 September 1772John was an apprentice on 8 September 1772 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that he was apprenticed to learn the trade of a house joiner..1 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 534 (Anthony West Family).

Jane (344) Rogers1

F, b. circa 1765
FatherLittleton Major (113) Rogers b. c 1731, d. b 10 Feb 1768
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1735
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 1765Jane was born circa 1765 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Guardian - chose*12 January 1779Jane chose a guardian on on 12 January 1779 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that she chose John Bridkhouse as her guardian..1 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 534 (Anthony West Family).

Abigail (350) West1

F, b. circa 1752, d. between 1826 and 1827
FatherAlexander (119) West b. c 1730, d. b 26 May 1761
MotherJudah (-----) b. c 1720
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
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) (#1)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Last Edited25 Jan 2018
Birth*circa 1752Abigail was born circa 1752 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*19 November 1760Abigail was named in her father's will on 19 November 1760 at Accomack Co, VA. Alexander West left his part of tract A93 to his wife Judah and his daughters Nanny (married Joakim White), Rachel (married William Joynes) and Abigail (married an unidentified Poulson)..3,4 
Marriage*circa 1775She married Levin Pruitt (Prewitt) circa 1775 at Accomack Co.5,6 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Pruitt. 
Chancery suit*February 1787Abigail (350) West was named in a chancery suit in February 1787 at Accomack Co, VA. To the worshipful, the justices of Accomac County Court in Chancery, humbly complaining, showeth unto your Worships, you orator Southy Satchel. That a certain Levin Prewit late of the county aforesaid, departed this life intestate, that your orator on or about February, 1787, took upon himself the administration of the estate of said Levin Prewit, which consisted of moveable property and one negro woman named Sibel, that your orator has with and truly administered the said estate by paying the debt of his decedent, and that after payment of the said debts a small part of the estate including the aforesaid Sibel has been divided agreeable to law for distributing the estate of intestates, amongst the widow of the decedent Abigail, and his three children Nancy, James and Polly, now so it is, may it please the Worshipful Court that in the division of the estate of the said Levin Prewit, the Negro woman Sibel aged 50 years or upwards has fallen in the lots of the children aforesaid equally amongst them, the children by reason of their tender years are incapable of maintaining themselves, and will become chargeable to the parish, unless they can dispose of this Negro woman for that purpose, your orator therefore prays that a proper person or persons may be order of this worshipful court be appointed, to make sale of the said Negro woman Sibel and apply the money arising from the sale to the support and maintenance of the said Nancy, James and Polly, or that your worships will grant such other relief in the premises, as shall be agreeable to the equity and good conscience and your orator will ever pray. Signed: Southy Satchel.6 
Tithable list*24 April 1787She was on the list of tithables at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA, on 24 April 1787. She was shown as Abigal Prewitt, a head of household, with 0 white males above 16 and under 21, 1 Black person above age 16, 1 Black person under age 16, 0 horses, 0 cattle and a note showed she was not tithable.7 
Marriage*after 24 April 1787She married Archibald (of Geo) Poulson, son of George Poulson and Naomi 'Neomy' (373) Bunting, after 24 April 1787.1,8 
Married Nameafter 24 April 1787 As of after 24 April 1787,her married name was Poulson. 
Census head*1800Abigail was listed as a head of household in the census of 1800 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Abigal Poulson, a head of household, age 16-45 (b.c. 1755-1775). Listed with her were 1F0-10 and 1F10-16 and no slaves or Free Negroes.9 
Census head1810Abigail was listed as a head of household in the census of 1810 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Abigal Poulson, a head of household, age 45+ (b.before 1765). Listed with her were 1F16-26, 4 others and no slaves.9 
Anecdote*1820 She was not listed as a head of household in the 1820 census of Accomack Co, VA. 
Land sold*1824She sold land in 1824 at tract A93, north-east of Accomac, Accomack Co, VA. Abigail Poulson (a daughter of Alexander West & his wife Judah), whose 23 acres were in the corner of the highway and neck road, sold to James H. Milliner in consideration of the said James H. Milliner taking her to his house and agreeing to take care of the said Abigael and provide necessary victuals and cloaths for her during her natural life. In 1830 Milliner left everything to his wife Nancy.4 
Death*between 1826 and 1827She died between 1826 and 1827 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Chancery suitcirca 1833She was named in a chancery suit circa 1833 at Accomack Co, VA. To the Court of Accomack County in Chancery sitting - Complaining shows unto the Court your Oratrix Nancy Milliner, widow of Smith, formerly Nancy ______ that she is the only surviving child & heir of a certain Abagail Poulson, late of said County dec'd. That said Abagail Poulson departed this life in the year 1826 or 1827 at the advanced age of nearly eighty years; that for many years prior to her death she was totally blind; that her mind was also so perfectly in imbecile, unstable & childlike, that she was incompetent to make any contract which ought to bind her & that she was in all respects as regards her conduct & action subject to the influence & control of those persons with whom she resided; that said Abagail was seized in fee in the year 1825 of a small piece of land adjoining the lands now owned by James W. Twiford, formerly Matthias Outten, Richard D. Bayly heirs, James White and others containing by estimation 23 acres more or less which the only property or estate to which said Abagail was entitled or had claim; that having no other property she was entirely dependent & had been for some years upon the charity of your oratrix & her other more distant relatives; that said Abagail had at the time aforesaid lived with your oratrix for many years at great expense for board & clothing & attendance & continued for some time afterward to be an expense & bother to your oratrix for articles of necessity furnished to her; that your oratrix freely & willingly consented to submit to the inconveniences and expenses of supporting and taking care of said Abagail because she your oratrix knew that she was her only child & had no reason to doubt but that at the death of said Abagail she your oratrix would become entitled to the remnant of said Abagail's estate, to wit, the small tract of land aforesaid; Your oratrix further shows that in the year 1824 a certain James H. Milliner, now dec'd, late of said County, prevailed upon said Abagail to go his house & reside with him pretending that he would be her friend & protector, & that he would gratuitously furnish & provide for her all the comforts of life, such as food, clothing &c &c.2 
Chancery suitcirca 1833She was named in a chancery suit circa 1833 at Accomack Co, VA. Nancy Milliner, Widow of Smith, plaintiff, vs Nancy Milliner devisee of James H. Milliner & Wm. Bagwell Extrs of James H. Milliner dec'd, defendants in Chancery. The deposition of Sarah Vernelson, aged about 56 years, who being first duly sworn testified that she was well acquainted with Abagail Poulson who was the aunt of the deponent & mother of the plaintiff ; that about the year 1820 or 1821 she had a conversation with said Abagail Poulson in regard to her land and this deponent asked her how she came to give up her land to them who treated her so ill & that said Abagail answered that she had given it to James Milliner during his life & that it was to go to her children; that said Abagail was blind at the time of this conversation & had been blind some years; that the said Abagail was not of sound mind at that time & was not competent to terms out her own business; that she was very old & infirm & was unable to help herself; that this deponent lived near Metompkin.2 

Family 1

Levin Pruitt (Prewitt) b. c 1750, d. b Feb 1787
Marriage*circa 1775She married Levin Pruitt (Prewitt) circa 1775 at Accomack Co.5,6 
Children 1.Nancy (of Levin) Pruitt+6 b. c 1776, d. b 1840
 2.James W. (of Levin) Pruitt+6 b. c 1778, d. 15 Sep 1826
 3.Polly (of Levin) Pruitt6 b. c 1780

Family 2

Archibald (of Geo) Poulson b. c 1764
Marriage*after 24 April 1787She married Archibald (of Geo) Poulson, son of George Poulson and Naomi 'Neomy' (373) Bunting, after 24 April 1787.1,8 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 534 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S2803] Clerks Office, Accomack Co, VA, Chancery Causes, Nancy Milliner, widow of Smith, formerly Nancy ____, only surviving child & heir of Abagail Poulson (circa 1833).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 204 (will of Alexander West, wife Judah).
  4. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1053 (tract A93).
  5. [S142] Netti Schreiner-Yantis and Florence Love, Accomack Co, VA, Personal Property Tax Lists For The Year 1787, p. 99 & 111.
  6. [S2802] Clerks Office, Accomack Co, VA, Chancery Causes, 1787-008, Admr of Levin Prewit vs Heirs of Levin Prewitt.
  7. [S142] Netti Schreiner-Yantis and Florence Love, Accomack Co, VA, Personal Property Tax Lists For The Year 1787, p. 100 & 112.
  8. [S142] Netti Schreiner-Yantis and Florence Love, Accomack Co, VA, Personal Property Tax Lists For The Year 1787.
  9. [S578] Jody Powell, 1800, 1810, 1820 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Archibald (of Geo) Poulson

M, b. circa 1764
FatherGeorge Poulson b. c 1730, d. b 28 Aug 1789
MotherNaomi 'Neomy' (373) Bunting b. c 1746
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
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) (#1)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Last Edited17 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1764Archibald was born circa 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*after 24 April 1787He married Abigail (350) West, daughter of Alexander (119) West and Judah (-----), after 24 April 1787.1,2 

Family

Abigail (350) West b. c 1752, d. bt 1826 - 1827

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 534 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S142] Netti Schreiner-Yantis and Florence Love, Accomack Co, VA, Personal Property Tax Lists For The Year 1787.

Mary (-----)

F, b. circa 1730
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1730Mary was born circa 1730 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1750She married Edmund (120) West, son of Scarburgh (25) West and Mary Parker, circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1750 As of circa 1750,her married name was West. 
Marriage*after 5 December 1787She married Thomas Hughes after 5 December 1787.1 
Married Nameafter 5 December 1787 As of after 5 December 1787,her married name was Hughes. 

Family 1

Edmund (120) West b. c 1726, d. 5 Dec 1787
Children 1.Alexander (351) West b. 11 Aug 1750, d. b Jun 1834
 2.Edumund (352) West b. c 1752, d. b 1 Nov 1814
 3.John (353) West b. c 1754
 4.Thomas (354) West b. c 1756
 5.Elizabeth (354) West b. c 1770
 6.Adah 'Edar' (356) West b. 20 Dec 1770

Family 2

Thomas Hughes b. c 1730

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 535 (Anthony West Family).

Thomas Hughes

M, b. circa 1730
Last Edited7 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1730Thomas was born circa 1730. 
Marriage*after 5 December 1787He married Mary (-----) after 5 December 1787.1 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1730

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 535 (Anthony West Family).

Alexander (351) West1

M, b. 11 August 1750, d. before June 1834
FatherEdmund (120) West b. c 1726, d. 5 Dec 1787
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1730
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited13 Jul 2011
Birth*11 August 1750Alexander was born on 11 August 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Anecdote* Alexander West built West's Fort in western (now West) Virginia, and probably the most famous of the western Virginia Wests. So much has been written about his activities as an Indian Scout that only a brief summary is given here. Despite his fame, much uncertainty surrounds his private life. Several have written that he was married twice but no record of this first marriage has been found.2 
Marriage*circa 1780He married Malinda 'Linney' Hughes (Hughes?) circa 1780. She was a sister of the famed Jesse Hughes. She was a daughter of Thomas Hughes Senior, who settled on on Elk Creek in (now) Harrison County, West Virginia. He was killed by Indians on Hacker's Creek in 1778. Leaving a daughter Sudna who married Captain William Lowther, another daughter who married Alexander West and 2 sons Elias and Jesse.3,2 
Marriage*19 January 1796Alexander (351) West married Mary Straley on 19 January 1796.2 
Death*before June 1834Alexander died before June 1834 at Lewis Co, WV.1 

Family 2

Mary Straley b. 15 Aug 1764, d. 18 Jul 1852

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 535 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S573] Elmer D. West, Some Descendants of Anthony West of Accomack, Virginia, p. 60.
  3. [S2156] 620 McCollum Circle, Neptune Beach, FL E. Kent West, Hacker's Creek Journal, Volume XVIII, Issue 1, 2009-1010.

Edumund (352) West1

F, b. circa 1752, d. before 1 November 1814
FatherEdmund (120) West b. c 1726, d. 5 Dec 1787
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1730
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1752Edumund was born circa 1752 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Death*before 1 November 1814Edumund died before 1 November 1814 at Harrison Co, VW.1 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 535 (Anthony West Family).

John (353) West1

M, b. circa 1754
FatherEdmund (120) West b. c 1726, d. 5 Dec 1787
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1730
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited12 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1754John was born circa 1754 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Was Living15 May 1797John was living on 15 May 1797 at Bourbon Co, KY.1 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 535 (Anthony West Family).

Thomas (354) West1

M, b. circa 1756
FatherEdmund (120) West b. c 1726, d. 5 Dec 1787
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1730
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1756Thomas was born circa 1756. 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 535 (Anthony West Family).

Elizabeth (354) West1

F, b. circa 1770
FatherEdmund (120) West b. c 1726, d. 5 Dec 1787
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1730
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1770Elizabeth was born circa 1770. 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 535 (Anthony West Family).

Adah 'Edar' (356) West1

F, b. 20 December 1770
FatherEdmund (120) West b. c 1726, d. 5 Dec 1787
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1730
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Sep 2007
Birth*20 December 1770Adah was born on 20 December 1770.1 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 535 (Anthony West Family).

Elizabeth (-----)

F, b. circa 1745, d. before 29 April 1799
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited8 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1745Elizabeth was born circa 1745. 
Marriage*circa 1765She married Phillip Parker (121) West, son of Scarburgh (25) West and Mary Parker, circa 1765 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1765 As of circa 1765,her married name was West. 
Death*before 29 April 1799Elizabeth died before 29 April 1799 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on her estate was granted to Alexander West..1 

Family

Phillip Parker (121) West b. c 1732, d. b 18 Oct 1796
Children 1.Scarburgh (357) West+ b. c 1768, d. b 15 May 1799
 2.Alexander (358) West+ b. c 1770, d. b 31 Dec 1804
 3.Mary (359) West+ b. c 1772
 4.Phillip Parker (360) West b. c 1780, d. b 16 May 1803
 5.John (361) West+ b. c 1782, d. 20 Sep 1810
 6.Leah (362) West b. c 1786, d. 26 Sep 1808
 7.Adah 'Ader' (363) West+ b. c 1788

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 535 (Anthony West Family).

Esther (-----)

F, b. circa 1765
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1765Esther was born circa 1765. 
Marriage*circa 1795She married Alexander (358) West, son of Phillip Parker (121) West and Elizabeth (-----), circa 1795.1,2 
Married Namecirca 1795 As of circa 1795,her married name was West. 
Will - Husb's*2 September 1804Esther was named in her husband's will on 2 September 1804 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a wife Esther West in the will of Alexander West..3 

Family

Alexander (358) West b. c 1770, d. b 31 Dec 1804
Children 1.Issac West+ b. c 1800
 2.Nancy Scarburgh West+ b. c 1800, d. a 30 Aug 1850
 3.Phillip Parker West b. c 1803

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 536 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 536 (Anthony West Family).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 587 (will of Alexander West, wfie Esther).

Leah (362) West1

F, b. circa 1786, d. 26 September 1808
FatherPhillip Parker (121) West b. c 1732, d. b 18 Oct 1796
MotherElizabeth (-----) b. c 1745, d. b 29 Apr 1799
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited8 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1786Leah was born circa 1786 at Accomack Co, VA. She was under age 15 in 1799..1 
Death*26 September 1808Leah died on 26 September 1808 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 536 (Anthony West Family).

John (361) West1

M, b. circa 1782, d. 20 September 1810
FatherPhillip Parker (121) West b. c 1732, d. b 18 Oct 1796
MotherElizabeth (-----) b. c 1745, d. b 29 Apr 1799
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jul 2014
Birth*circa 1782John was born circa 1782 at Accomack Co, VA. He was under age 21 in 1799..1 
Marriage*13 September 1806He married Patience Pettitt (Pettitt?) on 13 September 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. Thomas M. Bayly was the security on the M.L.B. of John West and Patience Parker, widow of John..2 
Death*20 September 1810John died on 20 September 1810 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Admin of estate*30 October 1810Administration of John estate was filed on 30 October 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of John West of Phillip was granted to John Dix with George P. Bagwell & Erastus Poulson securities.4 

Family

Patience Pettitt (Pettitt?) b. c 1775, d. b 26 Sep 1814
Children 1.John Parker West+ b. 23 Sep 1806, d. 21 Apr 1859
 2.Harriet Pettitt West b. c 1809

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 536 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  3. [S573] Elmer D. West, Some Descendants of Anthony West of Accomack, Virginia, p. 66.
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 591 (adm of John West of Phillip).

Phillip Parker (360) West1

M, b. circa 1780, d. before 16 May 1803
FatherPhillip Parker (121) West b. c 1732, d. b 18 Oct 1796
MotherElizabeth (-----) b. c 1745, d. b 29 Apr 1799
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Jul 2014
Birth*circa 1780Phillip was born circa 1780 at Accomack Co, VA. He was under age 21 in 1799..1 
Death*before 16 May 1803Phillip died before 16 May 1803 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved..1,2 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 536 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 592 (will of Phillip Parker West).

Mary (359) West1

F, b. circa 1772
FatherPhillip Parker (121) West b. c 1732, d. b 18 Oct 1796
MotherElizabeth (-----) b. c 1745, d. b 29 Apr 1799
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited6 Feb 2011
Birth*circa 1772Mary was born circa 1772 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1790She married William Satchell, son of Southy Satchell and Bridget Melson, circa 1790.1 
Married Namecirca 1790 As of circa 1790,her married name was Satchell. 
Administrator*28 December 1795Mary was named as administrator of an estate on 28 December 1795 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William Satchell was granted to his wife Mary Satchell with Alexander West & Phillip Miles securities..1,2 

Family

William Satchell b. c 1772, d. b 28 Dec 1795
Child 1.Southy Satchell3 b. c 1792

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 536 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 414 (adm of William Satchell to Mary Satchell).
  3. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

William Satchell

M, b. circa 1770
Father(-----) (-----) b. c 1760
MotherAnne Satchell b. c 1752
Last Edited16 Feb 2011
Birth*circa 1770William was born circa 1770 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Heir - named as*9 June 1789William was named as an heir on 9 June 1789 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as one of my wife's sons William in the will of Jacob Shearwood, wife Anne..1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 382 (will of Jacob Shearwood, wife Anne).

Scarburgh (357) West1

M, b. circa 1768, d. before 15 May 1799
FatherPhillip Parker (121) West b. c 1732, d. b 18 Oct 1796
MotherElizabeth (-----) b. c 1745, d. b 29 Apr 1799
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited1 Feb 2015
Birth*circa 1768Scarburgh was born circa 1768 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1795He married Comfort Copes, daughter of Lt. Southy Copes and (-----) (-----), circa 1795.1 
Death*before 15 May 1799Scarburgh died before 15 May 1799 at Accomack Co, VA.2 

Family

Comfort Copes b. c 1775
Child 1.Cassey West3 b. c 1798

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 536 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 587 (will of Alexander West, wife Esther).
  3. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

Phillip Parker West1

M, b. circa 1803
FatherAlexander (358) West b. c 1770, d. b 31 Dec 1804
MotherEsther (-----) b. c 1765
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited8 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1803Phillip was born circa 1803 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*2 September 1804Phillip was named in his father's will on 2 September 1804 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Phillip Parker West in the will of Alexander West, wife Esther..1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 587 (will of Alexander West, wife Esther).

Comfort Copes

F, b. circa 1775
FatherLt. Southy Copes1 b. c 1738, d. b 29 Jun 1790
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1740
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited1 Feb 2015
Birth*circa 1775Comfort was born circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*25 May 1790Comfort was named in her father's will on 25 May 1790 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Southy Copes named son Thomas and daughters Comfort Copes, Leah Parker Copes, Ritter Copes and Catey Copes.1 
Will - Aunt's*16 January 1791Comfort was named in her aunt's will on 16 January 1791 at Accomack Co, VA. In her will Mary Parker Copes gave her running cattle to Levin Copes on condition that if Caty Copes or Ritter Copes, daughters of Southey Copes, should ever marry, then Levin Copes' estate should be liable to either of them. She also named Thomas Copes, son of Southey Copes and 1/2 of my cotton to Southey Copes's 4 daughers for the sisters to make Ritter Copes a counterin. She also named Leah Copes, daughter of Southey Copes and Ritter Copes, Caty Copes, Leah Copes and Comfort Copes.2 
Marriage*circa 1795She married Scarburgh (357) West, son of Phillip Parker (121) West and Elizabeth (-----), circa 1795.3 
Married Namecirca 1795 As of circa 1795,her married name was West. 
Land cause*15 May 1797Comfort Copes was named in a land cause on 15 May 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. That the said T. Copes was on the 16 Dec. 1720 seized in his demesne as of fee of and in the premises in the declaration mentioned, together with and contiguous to other lands forming in all one tract of 500 acres; that the said T. Copes being so seized on the day and year aforesaid made his last will & testament in writing, and shortly afterwards died without having altered said will, which said will was probated on the 4 Apr. 1721; that T. Copes the second, son & heir at law of the aforesaid T. Copes the first, afterwards entered into the whole of the said tract of land and was seized thereof under the will of the said T. Copes the first, and that afterwards the said T. Copes the second, being seized as aforesaid, on the 4 Dec. 1741 made his last will and testament and died without having altered said will; that T. Copes the second at the time of his death left issue T. Copes, the third, his eldest son and heir at law, and Southy Copes his second son named in his will aforesaid; that the said Southy Copes by virtue of the said devise upon the death of his said father in the name of the whole, entered into ____ acres, part of the premises in the declaration mentioned, and continued seized thereof to the time of his death, to-wit: on the ____ May 1790 in manner hereafter expressed; we also find that the said T. Copes the third, entered into the residue of the cleared land of the said tract whereof the said Thomas the second was seized as aforesaid, and continued seized thereof to the time of his death on the ____ April, 1785; and we find that no line was ever run between the lands whereof the said Southy Copes and the said T. Copes, third, were seized as aforesaid; We further find that the lands whereon John Starling is mentioned in the will of the said T. Copes the second to have lived, are the same whereon Patrick Clarke in the will of T. Copes the first is mentioned to have lived, and composed a part of the premises in the declaration mentioned; We find that the said T. Copes the third in his lifetime, on the 19 Jan. 1784, made his last will and testament, and afterwards died without having altered said will, which said will was probated on the 1 June, 1785; That the lands mentioned in the will of T. Copes, third, and devised to Hancock and Levin Copes, his sons, comprehend the whole of the lands, as well as those whereof the said Southy Copes was possessed as aforesaid as those whereof the said Thomas Copes, third, was possessed as aforesaid; that the said Hancock & Levin Copes upon the death of the said T. Copes the third, entered into the lands whereof the said Thomas Copes, third, was seized at his death, and claimed the reversion of those lands whereof the said Southy Copes was possessed as aforesaid; that the said Hancock Copes on the 24 March, 1795, made his last will and testament and on the ____ April, 1795, died without having altered said will, which said will was probated 29 Sept. 1795; That John Custis Copes mentioned in the will of the said Hancock Copes, is the same John Custis Copes who is the lessor of the plaintiff; We find that the aforesaid Southy Copes on the 25 May, 1790, made his last will and testament and afterwards died without having altered said will, which said will was probated 29 June, 1790; That Thomas Copes the fourth, the son of the said Southy Copes, and Comfort Copes his daughter, the devisees in the said will mentioned, entered in the premises upon the death of the said Southy Copes and were seized and possessed thereof according to their several rights & titles; that the said Thomas Copes, fourth, being seized and possessed as aforesaid on the ____ Dec. 1793, died intestate and without issue, leaving four sisters, to-wit: Comfort, the wife of Scarburgh West, Leah Parker Copes, Ritter Copes and Catharine Copes, the
defendants in this present action who, as heirs of the said Thomas Copes the fourth, entered into the lands whereof he was seized and possessed as aforesaid, and are still thereof seized &c.4 
Marriage*14 March 1805She married Robert (of Daniel) Twiford, son of Daniel (of Bartholomew) Twiford and Tamer (-----), on 14 March 1805 at Accomack Co, VA. Robert Twiford married Mrs. Comfort West..3,5 
Married Name14 March 1805 As of 14 March 1805,her married name was Twiford. 
Will - Husb's*26 December 1812Comfort was named in her husband's will on 26 December 1812 at Drummond Town, Accomack Co, VA. In his will Robert Twiford, Drummond Town, wife no name, named son Wiley Jones Twiford, son-in-law John A. Bundick, daughter Henrietta Twiford, son John O. Twiford, son Purnell O. Twiford, daughter Polly Rodgers wife of John Rodgers, Elizabeth Bundick, wife of John A. Bundick.6 
Land cause22 October 1817She was named in a land cause on 22 October 1817 at Accomack Co, VA. This contains the same information as the one dated 15 May 1797, with the following additional information. That the said Thomas Copes the fourth being so seized, Thomas Copes on the ____ day of Dec. 1793, died intestate, without issue, leaving four sisters, Comfort, the wife of Scarburgh West, Leah Parker Copes, Ritter Copes & Catharine Copes, the defendants in the present action who are heirs of the said Thomas Copes the 4th, who entered into the lands whereof he was seized, and are still thereof seized, &c. That Comfort Twiford, one of the lessors of the plaintiff, is the same person who was Comfort West, the wife of Scarburgh West; that Ritter Copes who was a defendant in the suit above mentioned is now dead without issue, and that Catharine Copes who was one of the defendants in the suit is the same Catharine Lamden, one of the lessors of the plaintiff who has intermarried with John Lamden, a lessor of the plaintiff; that Leah Copes another of the defendants in the suit above mentioned is now dead leaving James Boisnard her only child and heir at law, she having intermarried with John Boisnard who is now dead.7 

Family 1

Scarburgh (357) West b. c 1768, d. b 15 May 1799
Marriage*circa 1795She married Scarburgh (357) West, son of Phillip Parker (121) West and Elizabeth (-----), circa 1795.3 
Child 1.Cassey West5 b. c 1798

Family 2

Robert (of Daniel) Twiford b. c 1748, d. b 26 Apr 1813
Marriage*14 March 1805She married Robert (of Daniel) Twiford, son of Daniel (of Bartholomew) Twiford and Tamer (-----), on 14 March 1805 at Accomack Co, VA. Robert Twiford married Mrs. Comfort West..3,5 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 387 (will of Southy Copes).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 138 (will of Mary Parker Copes).
  3. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 536 (Anthony West Family).
  4. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 59-61 (lands of T. Copes et al).
  5. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  6. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 553 (will of Robert Twiford of Drummond Town).
  7. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 85-86 (lands of T. Copes et al).

Edmund Chambers I

M, b. circa 1718, d. before 29 March 1775
FatherJonathan Chambers I b. c 1676, d. a 24 Jul 1752
MotherMary Jones b. c 1680
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Last Edited22 Jul 2017
Birth*circa 1718Edmund was born circa 1718 at Accomack Co, VA. There is no direct proof that his father was Jonathan Chambers. However, Jonathan was one of the few Chambers living on the Bay side of upper Accomack County during this period who was old enough to have been his father. He is being placed here until further proof can be found of his parents..1 
Marriage*circa 1746He married Catherine (124) West, daughter of John (27) West and Agnes Burton, circa 1746.2,3,4 
Anecdote*27 May 1747 On 27 May 1747 in Accomack Court Charles West sued Edmund Chambers, who failed to appear, West was awarded £1:13:09 plus cost.1 
Anecdote25 August 1747 On 25 Aug 1747 in Accomack Court Charles West (attorney: William Arbuckle) brought action against Edmund Chambers, who failed to appear. Ordered that Charles recover £1:06:09½, 102 lbs tobacco and court costs.5 
Anecdote30 September 1747 On 30 Sep 1747 in Accomack Court it was ordered to find Edmund Chambers at Charles West's suit, the sheriff reported he had taken Chambers, who had satisfied West's debt and costs.6 
Anecdote29 March 1748 On 29 Mar 1748 in Accomack Court petitioning that part of the road from Merry Branch to Deep Creek Mill was prejudicial to him; Edmund Chambers asked to reroute the part from Merry Branch to a path going to William Pritchet's on Anancock Creek. He promised to make the new road as good as the old one. Ordered that Isaiah Evans and William Bagge view the same and report to next court.7 
Anecdote26 July 1749 On 26 Jul 1749 in Accomack Court Patience (attorney: William Arbuckle), the wife of Richard Chambers, was presented for incontinent living with John Carmine. After hearing the witnesses, the court judged her guilty and ordered her jailed till giving security (£5:00:00 sterling) for her good behavior, for not cohabiting with Carmine and for paying the costs of her prosecution. Witnesses against Patience Chambers were: William Reid, Edmund Chambers, Thomas Doe and John Scott (4 days each) as well as Sophia Parker (2 days).8 
Anecdote30 May 1750 On 30 May 1750 in Accomack Court John Carmine was presented for incontinent living with Patience the wife of Richard Chambers; after hearing the witnesses, the court ordered Carmine to post a behavior bond (£10:00:00 plus £10:00:00 from a surety) to ensure he would not cohabit with Patience in the future. He was to remain in the sheriff's custody till posting bond and paying costs. John Scott, Edmund Chambers and Thomas Doe each attended nine days and Sophia (wife of John Scott) attended eight days to testify against Carmine.9 
Administrator16 July 1752Edmund was named as administrator of an estate on 16 July 1752 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Anne Griffeth was granted to Edmund Chambers with John Groves £100 securities. Appraisers: Peter Warren, Solomon Warren, William Wilson and Alexander Kemp.10 
Marriage*circa 1761He married (-----) (-----) circa 1761. 
Anecdote*24 February 1762 On 24 Feb 1762 in Accomack Court Smith Bunting brought action against John West, Geo Scott with wife Susannah, Thos Goffagon Jr (guardian: Thos Goffagan), Agness Chambers, and Major Chambers (guardian: Edmd Chambers). James Henry and Tully Robinson Wise divided the slaves as follows: To John West –Argol, Peggy and Tabby (£115) and pay £8 as his fifth part; To Geo Scott Jr –Mariah, Shadrach and Esther (£102) and receive £5; To the children of John Goffogan –Tamar, Frank and Elijah (£104) and receive £2; To the children of Edmd Chambers – Lazar, Isaac and Judy (£98) and receive £9; To Smith Bunting would get Jacob, Moses and Peter (£115) and pay £8. Signed 23 January 1762.11 
Anecdote27 July 1762 On 27 Jul 1762 in Accomack Court Eyre, Bowdoin & Smith’s suits against Edmd Chambers was dropped (being countermanded).12 
Court - namd in suit*30 March 1763Edmund Chambers I was named in a lawsuit on 30 March 1763 at Accomack Co, VA. Jonathan Willet with wife Agnes, Garret Topping with wife Scarburgh, Charles Crowson with wife Comfort, and Major West (attorney: Rich Coke) sued Smith Bunting, Edmund Chambers, John Goffigan, John West and George Scott Jr with wife Susannah (attorney: James Henry), who were granted time to answer.13 
Anecdote27 April 1763 On 27 Apr 1763 in Accomack Court Agnes Chambers and Major Chambers both chose John West as guardian (security: John Drummond). (NOTE: One had to be age 14 to chose a guardian.)4 
Will - Witnessed*9 May 1763Edmund witnessed a will on 9 May 1763 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Joseph Cox and Edmund Chambers witnessed the will of Thomas Custis, wife Casey.14 
Anecdote31 May 1763 On 31 May 1763 in Accomack Court the grand jury presented Thomas Pope for stealing a hook and line (6 pence) and a rope and “Goard” (6 pence), property of Edmund Chambers and John Wise Jr.15 
Anecdote30 June 1763 On 30 Jun 1763 in Accomack Court before John Wise (the justice), on 15 April 1763, John Cox of Northumberland County entered into a £5 recognizance with John Wise (constable) and Thomas Wise (son of Thomas) for Cox’s appearance in court on the last Tuesday in April, where he was to answer for stealing two hooks and lines, two ropes and two “Goards” belonging to Edmund Chambers and John Wise (constable). When called, however, Cox failed to appear. The sheriff notified John Wise and Thomas Wise to appear to show why they should not be levied for the recognizance, and they too failed to appear. Execution was to pass against them for £5.16 
Lawsuit Named in*29 March 1764He was named in a lawsuit on 29 March 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. Littleton Eyre, John Bowdoin and Isaac Smith sued the following, who failed to appear: Edmund Chambers to pay £1:13:07 (CaSa: 2 May 1764.)17 
Lawsuit Named in30 May 1764He was named in a lawsuit on 30 May 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. The sheriff reported the following satisfied: Edmund Chambers, sued by Eyre, Bowdoin & Smith.18 
Lawsuit Named in27 February 1765He was named in a lawsuit on 27 February 1765 at Accomack Co, VA. Jonathan Willet with wife Agnes, Garret Topping with wife Scarburgh, Charles Crowson with wife Comfort and Major West complained against Smith Bunting, John West, Edmund Chambers, George Scott with wife Susanna, Major Chambers and Thomas Goffigon (“their” guardian John West). Ordered that Thomas Parramore, Thomas Riley and John Wharton make an equal distribution of slaves Peter, Pegg, Argol, Maria, Lazar, Tamer, Shadrack, Taby, Moses, Isaac, Judy, Esther, Frank, Elijah and Jacob. (End p. 332) The defendants appealed to the next General Court, which was granted.19 
Lawsuit Named in1 May 1765He was named in a lawsuit on 1 May 1765 at Accomack Co, VA. Edmund Chambers admitted owing John Parker £1:17:06.20 
Administrator*1 May 1765Edmund was named as administrator of an estate on 1 May 1765 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Katherine Chambers was granted to her husband Edmund Chambers with Sebastian Cropper Jr & Severn Guthrey securities. Appraisers: John Chambers, Isaac Rodgers, John Parker (Onancock) and John Bonnewell.21,20 
Lawsuit Named in25 June 1765He was named in a lawsuit on 25 June 1765 at Accomack Co, VA. The sheriff could not find the following in his bailiwick: Edmund Chambers, sued by John Parker.22 
Land cause*24 September 1771He was named in a land cause on 24 September 1771 at Accomack Co, VA. Charles Snead Sr. vs. Robert Drummond, a suit for recovery of a slave. That a certain William Burton formerly of Accomack County, now dec., having a daughter then married to a certain John West, made his last will and testament in which he devised a number of slaves to his said daughter for life then to be equally divided between all her children; that the said Agnes West had nine children, one of whom named Katharine intermarried in her mother's lifetime with a certain Edmund Chambers and died before her mother and before any division could be made of said slaves; that after the death of the said Agnes the said Edmund Chambers obtained administration on the estate of his said wife, who was one of the said nine children, and a division was made among the complainants under the said Burton's will after a long and tedious litigation, and a slave named Lazar was alotted to the representative of the said Edmund's deceased wife without determining whether the right to the said slave vested in the son or the administrator of the deceased, as also the sum of 21 £ 16 s. and 8d for the proportion of the rent of the said slaves with interest from 23 Nov. 1766; that in consequence of the said partition and administration the said Edmund obtained possession of the said slave sometime in the year 1767 and sold him to your orator for a valuable consideration; that the said Snead held the said slave until sometime in the beginning of the year 1768 when he was spirited away and seduced from his service by Major Chambers, the son and heir of the said Catherine Chambers, one of the nine children aforesaid, and by a certain Jonathan Willett, and by them, after the said Willett had kept him in possession ____ years sold to the respondent &c. Catherine Chambers left at her death Major Chambers, her only son and heir at law, and a daughter Agnes. The defendant in his answer denies that the said Edmund Chambers had any right to any part of the slaves devised by William Burton, but only in right of his son, Major Chambers, one of the defendants; and that this will appear evident from a suit in chancery commenced in this Court by Jonathan Willet and Agnes, his wife, Garrat Topping and Scarburgh, his wife, Charles Crowson and Comfort, his wife, and Major West then plaintiffs vs. John West, Smith Bunting, Major Chambers, one of the present defendants, Thomas Goffigon & George Scott then defendants, in which it was decreed that the slaves devised to the said Agnes should be equally divided between the parties plaintiff and defendant, children and grandchildren of the said Agnes. Decreed that the plaintiff, Charles Snead, was a fair purchaser of Edmund Chambers whose property the said slave was, and that he recover the said slave Lazor of the defendant (Jonathan Willett m. Agnes West, Charles Crowson m. Comfort West, Garret Topping m. Scarburgh West, George Scott m. Susanna West, Thomas Goffigon m. Elizabeth West, Smith Bunting m. Anne West, Edmund Chambers m. Katherine West, daughters of John West & Agnes (Burton) West, who had nine children, the above named seven daughters and two sons, John & Major).23 
Death*before 29 March 1775Edmund died before 29 March 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Edmund Chambers was granted to John West, Deep Creek, with Smith Snead security..2 

Family 1

Catherine (124) West b. c 1725, d. b 29 Oct 1760
Marriage*circa 1746He married Catherine (124) West, daughter of John (27) West and Agnes Burton, circa 1746.2,3,4 
Children 1.Agnes (365) Chambers b. c 1747
 2.Major (364) Chambers b. c 1749

Family 2

(-----) (-----) b. c 1735
Marriage*circa 1761Edmund Chambers I married (-----) (-----) circa 1761. 
Children 1.Edmund Chambers II+ b. c 1762
 2.Hancock Chambers24 b. c 1764
 3.Hancock Chandler (Chambers?)24 b. c 1764

Citations

  1. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 141 (27 May 1747 Court).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 536 (Anthony West Family).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 182 (will of John West, wife no name).
  4. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 443 (27 Apr 1763 Court).
  5. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 154 (25 Aug 1747 Court).
  6. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 161 (30 Sep 1747 Court).
  7. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 186 (29 Mar 1748 Court).
  8. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 256 (26 Jul 1749 Court).
  9. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 293 (30 May 1750 Court).
  10. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 361 (adm of Anne Griffeth to Edmund Chambers).
  11. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 374 (24 Feb 1762 Court).
  12. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 391 (27 Jul 1762 Court).
  13. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 441 (30 Mar 1763 Court).
  14. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 217 (will of Thomas Custis, wife Casey).
  15. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 450 (31 May 1763 Court).
  16. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 471 (30 Jun 1763 Court).
  17. [S2313] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1764-1765, Volume 20, p. 23 (29 Mar 1764 Court).
  18. [S2313] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1764-1765, Volume 20, p. 35 (30 May 1764 Court).
  19. [S2313] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1764-1765, Volume 20, p. 100 (27 Feb 1765 Court).
  20. [S2313] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1764-1765, Volume 20, p. 121 (1 May 1765 Court).
  21. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 207 (adm of Katherine Chambers to her husband Edmund Chambers).
  22. [S2313] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1764-1765, Volume 20, p. 133 (25 June 1765 Court).
  23. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 31 (Snead vs. Drummond).
  24. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 20 (heirs of Hancock Chambers).

Major (364) Chambers1

M, b. circa 1749
FatherEdmund Chambers I b. c 1718, d. b 29 Mar 1775
MotherCatherine (124) West b. c 1725, d. b 29 Oct 1760
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 Jun 2017
Birth*circa 1749Major was born circa 1749 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Anecdote*24 February 1762 On 24 Feb 1762 in Accomack Court Smith Bunting brought action against John West, Geo Scott with wife Susannah, Thos Goffagon Jr (guardian: Thos Goffagan), Agness Chambers, and Major Chambers (guardian: Edmd Chambers). James Henry and Tully Robinson Wise divided the slaves as follows: To John West –Argol, Peggy and Tabby (£115) and pay £8 as his fifth part; To Geo Scott Jr –Mariah, Shadrach and Esther (£102) and receive £5; To the children of John Goffogan –Tamar, Frank and Elijah (£104) and receive £2; To the children of Edmd Chambers – Lazar, Isaac and Judy (£98) and receive £9; To Smith Bunting would get Jacob, Moses and Peter (£115) and pay £8. Signed 23 January 1762.3 
Guardian - chose*27 April 1763He chose a guardian on on 27 April 1763 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Agnes Chambers and Major Chambers both chose John West as guardian (security: John Drummond). (NOTE: One had to be age 14 to chose a guardian.)2 
Lawsuit Named in*27 February 1765He was named in a lawsuit on 27 February 1765 at Accomack Co, VA. Jonathan Willet with wife Agnes, Garret Topping with wife Scarburgh, Charles Crowson with wife Comfort and Major West complained against Smith Bunting, John West, Edmund Chambers, George Scott with wife Susanna, Major Chambers and Thomas Goffigon (“their” guardian John West). Ordered that Thomas Parramore, Thomas Riley and John Wharton make an equal distribution of slaves Peter, Pegg, Argol, Maria, Lazar, Tamer, Shadrack, Taby, Moses, Isaac, Judy, Esther, Frank, Elijah and Jacob. The defendants appealed to the next General Court, which was granted.4 
Lawsuit Named in2 October 1767He was named in a lawsuit on 2 October 1767 at Accomack Co, VA. Major Chambers, who failed to appear, owed Cornelius Ironmonger £2:14:06.5 
Lawsuit Named in24 February 1768He was named in a lawsuit on 24 February 1768 at Accomack Co, VA. Upon Jonathan Willet’s information, Charles Snead Sr and Chas Snead Jr were accused of breaking the peace. The elder Charles claimed a Negro (ordered appraised with others for a final decree in a lawsuit) who was allotted to Major Chambers and Jonathan Willet (his representative), who took the slave home. About three weeks later Charles Snead Sr and others went to Willet’s house when he was not there (though his wife was present), and without consent carried the slave away. The court ordered both Sneads, Henry Sherwood and Nathaniel Cropper to post a one month £10 behavior bond, which they did with security James Henry.6 
Land cause*24 September 1771He was named in a land cause on 24 September 1771 at Accomack Co, VA. Charles Snead Sr. vs. Robert Drummond, a suit for recovery of a slave. That a certain William Burton formerly of Accomack County, now dec., having a daughter then married to a certain John West, made his last will and testament in which he devised a number of slaves to his said daughter for life then to be equally divided between all her children; that the said Agnes West had nine children, one of whom named Katharine intermarried in her mother's lifetime with a certain Edmund Chambers and died before her mother and before any division could be made of said slaves; that after the death of the said Agnes the said Edmund Chambers obtained administration on the estate of his said wife, who was one of the said nine children, and a division was made among the complainants under the said Burton's will after a long and tedious litigation, and a slave named Lazar was alotted to the representative of the said Edmund's deceased wife without determining whether the right to the said slave vested in the son or the administrator of the deceased, as also the sum of 21 £ 16 s. and 8d for the proportion of the rent of the said slaves with interest from 23 Nov. 1766; that in consequence of the said partition and administration the said Edmund obtained possession of the said slave sometime in the year 1767 and sold him to your orator for a valuable consideration; that the said Snead held the said slave until sometime in the beginning of the year 1768 when he was spirited away and seduced from his service by Major Chambers, the son and heir of the said Catherine Chambers, one of the nine children aforesaid, and by a certain Jonathan Willett, and by them, after the said Willett had kept him in possession ____ years sold to the respondent &c. Catherine Chambers left at her death Major Chambers, her only son and heir at law, and a daughter Agnes. The defendant in his answer denies that the said Edmund Chambers had any right to any part of the slaves devised by William Burton, but only in right of his son, Major Chambers, one of the defendants; and that this will appear evident from a suit in chancery commenced in this Court by Jonathan Willet and Agnes, his wife, Garrat Topping and Scarburgh, his wife, Charles Crowson and Comfort, his wife, and Major West then plaintiffs vs. John West, Smith Bunting, Major Chambers, one of the present defendants, Thomas Goffigon & George Scott then defendants, in which it was decreed that the slaves devised to the said Agnes should be equally divided between the parties plaintiff and defendant, children and grandchildren of the said Agnes. Decreed that the plaintiff, Charles Snead, was a fair purchaser of Edmund Chambers whose property the said slave was, and that he recover the said slave Lazor of the defendant (Jonathan Willett m. Agnes West, Charles Crowson m. Comfort West, Garret Topping m. Scarburgh West, George Scott m. Susanna West, Thomas Goffigon m. Elizabeth West, Smith Bunting m. Anne West, Edmund Chambers m. Katherine West, daughters of John West & Agnes (Burton) West, who had nine children, the above named seven daughters and two sons, John & Major).7 
Marriage*23 May 1784He married Elizabeth 'Betty' Parker, daughter of John Parker (III) and Frances Coleburn, on 23 May 1784 at Accomack Co, VA. William Leatherbury was security on the M.L.B. of Major Chambers and Elizabeth Guy..1,8 
Administrator*26 April 1786Major was named as administrator of an estate on 26 April 1786 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Laban Turlington was granted to Major Chambers with Jonathan Scott securities.9 
Tax list (personal)*1787He was on the personal property tax list in 1787 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Major Chambers and was taxed for himself, 1 black above 16, 1 blace under 16 and 1 horse. It was noted that he had a two wheeled carriage and a license to operate an ordinary. He was listed near Bonewells and Wises were visited on the same date.10 
Tax list (personal)1799He was on the personal property tax list in 1799 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Major Chambers with 1 male over age 16 (himself) and 1 horse.11 
Census head*1800Major was listed as a head of household in the census of 1800 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Major Chambers a head of HH over age 45 (born before 1775). Listed with him were 1 male age 10-16, 1 male age 16-26, 1 female age 10-16, 1 female 16-26, & 1 female over age 45. (NOTE: No information has been uncovered as to who these children or others who may have been living with him were.)12 
Will - Witnessed*13 November 1803Major witnessed a will on 13 November 1803 at Onancock, Acc Co, VA. It was on this date that John S. Snead and Major Chambers witnessed the will of Elizabeth Parker. (NOTE: Her daughter Sarah, by her first husband Isaiah Evans, married William E. Wise and she named grandsons Isaiah Evans Wise and Zorobabel Evans Wise in her will.)13 
Census head*1810Major was listed as a head of household in the census of 1810 at Williamsburg, James City Co, VA. Perhaps he was the Major Chambers, age over 45 a head of HH with 1 male age 10-15 and 1 female age over 45 and 6 slaves.14 

Family

Elizabeth 'Betty' Parker b. c 1732
Marriage*23 May 1784He married Elizabeth 'Betty' Parker, daughter of John Parker (III) and Frances Coleburn, on 23 May 1784 at Accomack Co, VA. William Leatherbury was security on the M.L.B. of Major Chambers and Elizabeth Guy..1,8 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 536 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 443 (27 Apr 1763 Court).
  3. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 374 (24 Feb 1762 Court).
  4. [S2313] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1764-1765, Volume 20, p. 100 (27 Feb 1765 Court).
  5. [S2314] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1765-1769, Volumes 21, 22, 23, p. 161 (2 Oct 1767 Court).
  6. [S2314] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1765-1769, Volumes 21, 22, 23, p. 190 (24 Feb 1768 Court).
  7. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 31 (Snead vs. Drummond).
  8. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  9. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 346 (adm of Laban Turlington to Major Chambers).
  10. [S142] Netti Schreiner-Yantis and Florence Love, Accomack Co, VA, Personal Property Tax Lists For The Year 1787, p. 92.
  11. [S2231] Virginia Tax List Census, Accomack, 1799 Personal Tax List A, St. George Parish.
  12. [S578] Jody Powell, 1800, 1810, 1820 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  13. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 407 (will of Elizabeth Parker, Onancock).
  14. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1810 Federal Census, York Co, VA.

Agnes (365) Chambers1

F, b. circa 1747
FatherEdmund Chambers I b. c 1718, d. b 29 Mar 1775
MotherCatherine (124) West b. c 1725, d. b 29 Oct 1760
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited6 Apr 2013
Birth*circa 1747Agnes was born circa 1747 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Grmoth's*29 October 1760Agnes was named in her grandmother's will on 29 October 1760 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as my granddaughter Agness Chambers in the will of Agnes West.3 
Anecdote*24 February 1762 On 24 Feb 1762 in Accomack Court Smith Bunting brought action against John West, Geo Scott with wife Susannah, Thos Goffagon Jr (guardian: Thos Goffagan), Agness Chambers, and Major Chambers (guardian: Edmd Chambers). James Henry and Tully Robinson Wise divided the slaves as follows: To John West –Argol, Peggy and Tabby (£115) and pay £8 as his fifth part; To Geo Scott Jr –Mariah, Shadrach and Esther (£102) and receive £5; To the children of John Goffogan –Tamar, Frank and Elijah (£104) and receive £2; To the children of Edmd Chambers – Lazar, Isaac and Judy (£98) and receive £9; To Smith Bunting would get Jacob, Moses and Peter (£115) and pay £8. Signed 23 January 1762.4 
Guardian - chose*27 April 1763She chose a guardian on on 27 April 1763 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Agnes Chambers and Major Chambers both chose John West as guardian (security: John Drummond). (NOTE: One had to be age 14 to chose a guardian.)2 
Land cause*24 September 1771She was named in a land cause on 24 September 1771 at Accomack Co, VA. Charles Snead Sr. vs. Robert Drummond, a suit for recovery of a slave. That a certain William Burton formerly of Accomack County, now dec., having a daughter then married to a certain John West, made his last will and testament in which he devised a number of slaves to his said daughter for life then to be equally divided between all her children; that the said Agnes West had nine children, one of whom named Katharine intermarried in her mother's lifetime with a certain Edmund Chambers and died before her mother and before any division could be made of said slaves; that after the death of the said Agnes the said Edmund Chambers obtained administration on the estate of his said wife, who was one of the said nine children, and a division was made among the complainants under the said Burton's will after a long and tedious litigation, and a slave named Lazar was alotted to the representative of the said Edmund's deceased wife without determining whether the right to the said slave vested in the son or the administrator of the deceased, as also the sum of 21 £ 16 s. and 8d for the proportion of the rent of the said slaves with interest from 23 Nov. 1766; that in consequence of the said partition and administration the said Edmund obtained possession of the said slave sometime in the year 1767 and sold him to your orator for a valuable consideration; that the said Snead held the said slave until sometime in the beginning of the year 1768 when he was spirited away and seduced from his service by Major Chambers, the son and heir of the said Catherine Chambers, one of the nine children aforesaid, and by a certain Jonathan Willett, and by them, after the said Willett had kept him in possession ____ years sold to the respondent &c. Catherine Chambers left at her death Major Chambers, her only son and heir at law, and a daughter Agnes. The defendant in his answer denies that the said Edmund Chambers had any right to any part of the slaves devised by William Burton, but only in right of his son, Major Chambers, one of the defendants; and that this will appear evident from a suit in chancery commenced in this Court by Jonathan Willet and Agnes, his wife, Garrat Topping and Scarburgh, his wife, Charles Crowson and Comfort, his wife, and Major West then plaintiffs vs. John West, Smith Bunting, Major Chambers, one of the present defendants, Thomas Goffigon & George Scott then defendants, in which it was decreed that the slaves devised to the said Agnes should be equally divided between the parties plaintiff and defendant, children and grandchildren of the said Agnes. Decreed that the plaintiff, Charles Snead, was a fair purchaser of Edmund Chambers whose property the said slave was, and that he recover the said slave Lazor of the defendant (Jonathan Willett m. Agnes West, Charles Crowson m. Comfort West, Garret Topping m. Scarburgh West, George Scott m. Susanna West, Thomas Goffigon m. Elizabeth West, Smith Bunting m. Anne West, Edmund Chambers m. Katherine West, daughters of John West & Agnes (Burton) West, who had nine children, the above named seven daughters and two sons, John & Major).5 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 537 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 443 (27 Apr 1763 Court).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 203 (will of Agnes West).
  4. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 374 (24 Feb 1762 Court).
  5. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 31 (Snead vs. Drummond).

Thomas Snead1,2

M, b. circa 1702, d. before 28 October 1755
FatherRobert Snead Jr. b. 1680, d. b 6 Jun 1721
MotherMargaret (-----) b. c 1680
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited28 Mar 2009
Birth*circa 1702Thomas was born circa 1702 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*7 April 1721Thomas was named in his father's will on 7 April 1721 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Thomas in the will of Robert Snead, wife Margaret..2 
Marriage*circa 1754He married Agnes (125) West, daughter of John (27) West and Agnes Burton, circa 1754 at Accomack Co, VA. Dorman shows him as son of Robert Snead, step-grandson of Mary (15) (West) Snead Burton..1 
Will*7 August 1755He made a will on 7 August 1755 at Accomack Co, VA. To wife Agnes one gold ring marked T.S. To son William Snead. Son William residual legatee. Bros. Robert & Charles Snead Exrs. Witt: Stephen Fitzgerrald, Vallance Doe, Edward Gunter..3 
Death*before 28 October 1755Thomas died before 28 October 1755 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated..1,3 

Family

Agnes (125) West b. c 1723
Child 1.William (366) Snead (B.S.)+ b. c 1754, d. 1789

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 537 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 68 (will of Robert Snead, wife Margaret).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 185 (will of Thomas Snead, wife Agnes).

Robert Snead Jr.1

M, b. 1680, d. before 6 June 1721
FatherCapt. Robert Snead b. c 1650, d. b 4 Mar 1712/13
MotherFrances Smith2 b. c 1655
ChartsAncestors of William Taylor White (the Boy in the Iron Coffin)
Last Edited11 Aug 2017
Birth*1680Robert was born in 1680 at St. Margaret's Parish, Westminster, London, England.2 
Christening9 January 1680/81He was christened on 9 January 1680/81 at St. Margaret's Parish, Westminster, London, England. He was shown as Robert Sneede, son of Robert & Frances Sneede.2 
Marriage*circa 1700He married Margaret (-----) circa 1700 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Land cert named in*3 May 1709Robert Snead Jr. was named in a certificate for land on 3 May 1709 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Robert Snead was granted a certificate for 300 acres for transporting himself and Elizabeth, Robert Jr., Frances, Charles and James into the colony.3,4,5 
Deed of Gift - Rec'd*24 March 1709/10He received by deed of gift on 24 March 1709/10 at Accomack Co, VA. I, Robert Snead of Accomack Co in Virginia, Gent., for the consideration of the tender love & affection I have and bare to my loving son Robert Snead Jr. of the same place, for divers other good considerations, do give, grant, bargain, sell, confirm and deliver unto said Robert Snead Jr. the within mentioned 150 acres of land with houses, buildings, orchards, woods, pastures and other appurtenances whatsoever, to me granted and sold by the within named William Harges. Signed 4 March 1709/10 by Robt. Snead. Acknowledged in open court of Accomack County by Robert Snead to Robert Snead Jr., 7 March 1709/10 & recorded 24 March 1709/10.6 
Will - Father's*27 August 1711Robert was named in his father's will on 27 August 1711 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Robert in the will of Capt. Robert Snead, wife Mary. He was given 90 acres near Bagwells Island & to each of his children an ewe lamb..1 
Anecdote*March 1714 In Mar 1713/14 a younger Robert Snead saw an opportunity, understanding that the court was not supplied with a cryer, he petitioned that the position be given to him. After considering the matter, the court appointed Snead as cryer-and janitor. They ordered him "to keep ye Corthouse swept Clean & to keep ye D0ores Shut." Snead would be paid 940 lbs tobacco that year "for his paines & Troubles."7
 
Will - Witnessed*1 February 1720He witnessed a will on 1 February 1720 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Robert Snead, John Drummond & Richard Drummond witnessed the will of Edmund Tatham.8 
Will*7 April 1721He made a will on 7 April 1721 at Accomack Co, VA. To 3 sons Robert (under 16) Thomas & Charles Snead 150 acres where I now live. To wife Margaret dwelling house & land for life. To son John gun, sword &c. Bal. of estate to be divided between the rest of my children. Wife Exec. Brother Charles & John Fitzgarrell Exrs. Witt: Catherine Snead, Mary Snead, John Morrogh..9 
Death*before 6 June 1721Robert died before 6 June 1721 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated..9 

Family

Margaret (-----) b. c 1680
Marriage*circa 1700He married Margaret (-----) circa 1700 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Children 1.Charles Snead Sr.+ b. c 1700, d. b 29 Dec 1784
 2.Thomas Snead+ b. c 1702, d. b 28 Oct 1755
 3.John Snead (Jr.)+ b. c 1706
 4.Robert Snead Sr.+ b. c 1708, d. b 28 Apr 1785

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 48 (will of Capt. Robert Snead, wife Mary).
  2. [S2750] David Gladding-Vanderip, The English Origins of Robert Snead, Clerk of Accomack County, Virginia, citing 11 Oct 1989 letter from John A. Warren, Genealogist of 50 Herons Way, Pembury, Kent, England TN2 4DN.
  3. [S826] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1703-1710, Volume 10, p. 198.
  4. [S579] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Certificates and Rights, 1663-1709 and Tithables, 1663-1695, p. 68.
  5. [S20] Lucy Ames Edwards, Ames, Mears and Allied Lines of Accomack County, Virginia, p. 153 (Snead Family).
  6. [S2272] Accomack Co, VA, (Deeds), Wills &c, 1692-1715, Part 2 (typed), p. 455 (Deed of Gift from Robert Snead to Robert Snead Jr.).
  7. [S827] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1710-1714, Volume 11, p. v of introduction.
  8. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 72 (will of Edmund Tatham).
  9. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 68 (will of Robert Snead, wife Margaret).

Jonathan Willett

M, b. circa 1728, d. after 30 June 1804
FatherJohn Willett1 b. c 1698, d. b 29 Jun 1762
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1700
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited22 Jul 2017
Birth*circa 1728Jonathan was born circa 1728 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*after 28 October 1755He married Agnes (125) West, daughter of John (27) West and Agnes Burton, after 28 October 1755.3 
Will - Witnessed*29 January 1762Jonathan witnessed a will on 29 January 1762 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Wonne Rew, John Lewis and Jonathan Willet witnessed the will of Finley McWilliams.4 
Will - Father's*15 April 1762Jonathan was named in his father's will on 15 April 1762 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will John Willett gave wife all my land purchased of William Willet during her widow, also my water mill, then to my son Jonathan, he to Pay my son William £20 or get him 100 acres somewhere in Worcester County, & in case he refuse my son William to have the said land & mill. Daughter Anne Willet. Son Ambros 1 s. Daughter Betty 1 s. Daughter Mary 1 s. Daughter Sinah 1 s. Daughter Catharine. Tabitha Moor to have all the estate I had with her. To Bridget Ashby all that I have of her estate James Stran & son William Exrs. Witt: Thomas Riley, GeorSe Melson, John Onley.1 
Court - namd in suit*30 March 1763He was named in a lawsuit on 30 March 1763 at Accomack Co, VA. Jonathan Willet with wife Agnes, Garret Topping with wife Scarburgh, Charles Crowson with wife Comfort, and Major West (attorney: Rich Coke) sued Smith Bunting, Edmund Chambers, John Goffigan, John West and George Scott Jr with wife Susannah (attorney: James Henry), who were granted time to answer.5 
Will - Witnessed16 December 1776Jonathan witnessed a will on 16 December 1776 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Jonathan Willet and Anges Willet witnessed the will of Nathaniel Powell.6 
Security on Admin*30 October 1782He was security on the administration of an estate on 30 October 1782 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Major West was granted to Peggy Willis with Jonathan Willett & William Willet securities.7 
Tax list (personal)*29 May 1787He was on the personal property tax list on 29 May 1787 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jonathan Willit, with 1 white male above 16 & under 21, 2 blacks above 16, 0 blacks under 16, 2 horses, & 7 head of cattle.8 
Marriage*circa 1800He married Margaret (-----) circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA.9 
Census head*1800Jonathan was listed as a head of household in the census of 1800 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jonathan Willit Sen, age 45+. Listed with him was 1M10-16, 1F10-16 1F45+ and 1 slave.10 
Land sold*4 June 1801He sold land on 4 June 1801 at Accomack Co, VA. Jonathan Willet and his wife Margaret sold the mill and 60 acres to Thomas Wise.9 
Anecdote*30 June 1804 On 30 June 1804 in Accomack Co, VA Jonathan Willet freed his slave named Francis Willett. This is the last notice we have of Jonathan Willet.11 
Death*after 30 June 1804He died after 30 June 1804.11 

Family 1

Agnes (125) West b. c 1723
Marriage*after 28 October 1755He married Agnes (125) West, daughter of John (27) West and Agnes Burton, after 28 October 1755.3 
Child 1.Thomas (of Jonathan?) Willett+ b. c 1760, d. b 26 Jan 1795

Family 2

Margaret (-----) b. c 1775
Marriage*circa 1800Jonathan Willett married Margaret (-----) circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA.9 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 212 (will of John Willett).
  2. [S2653] Albert James Willett Jr., The Willett Families of North America, Volume II, p. 641.
  3. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 537 (Anthony West Family).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 210 (will of Finley McWilliams).
  5. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 441 (30 Mar 1763 Court).
  6. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 310 (will of Nathaniel Powell).
  7. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 323 (adm of Major West to Peggy Willis).
  8. [S142] Netti Schreiner-Yantis and Florence Love, Accomack Co, VA, Personal Property Tax Lists For The Year 1787, p. 105 & 113.
  9. [S2653] Albert James Willett Jr., The Willett Families of North America, Volume II, p. 647.
  10. [S578] Jody Powell, 1800, 1810, 1820 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  11. [S2653] Albert James Willett Jr., The Willett Families of North America, Volume II, p. 648 (citing: Acc Deed Bk 1800-1804, p. 42).

William (366) Snead (B.S.)1,2

M, b. circa 1754, d. 1789
FatherThomas Snead b. c 1702, d. b 28 Oct 1755
MotherAgnes (125) West b. c 1723
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 Mar 2009
Birth*circa 1754William was born circa 1754 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*7 August 1755William was named in his father's will on 7 August 1755 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son William Snead in the will of Thomas Snead, wife Agnes..2 
Death*1789William died in 1789 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Land cause*22 February 1799William was named in a land cause on 22 February 1799 at Accomack Co, VA. In a partition suit of John Snead vs. Isaac, William & Thomas Snead it was recorded that one William Snead (B.S.) was lately seized of and in 37 1/2 acres of land in the Parish of St. George, adjoining the land of Bowden Snead, and being so seized had issue the aforesaid John, Isaac, William, Thomas & Agnes and no more, and that being so seized the said William Snead on the ____ day of ____ 1789 departed this life intestate, his said children then being living; that the said Agnes Snead afterwards, on the ____ day of ____ 1794, died an infant, intestate & without issue, so that the said John, Isaac, William & Thomas together and undivided hold the said land &c..3 

Family

Children 1.John Snead+ b. c 1776, d. b 27 Jan 1834
 2.Isaac Snead+ b. c 1778, d. b 31 Jul 1843
 3.William Snead b. c 1780, d. b 7 Dec 1820
 4.Thomas Snead b. c 1782
 5.Agnes Snead b. c 1784, d. 1794

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 537 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 185 (will of Thomas Snead, wife Agnes).
  3. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 47 (John Snead vs. Isaac, Wm. & Thos Snead).

George Scott Jr.1

M, b. circa 1725, d. before 28 February 1775
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited22 Jul 2017
Birth*circa 1725George was born circa 1725. 
Marriage*circa 1755He married Susanna (128) West, daughter of John (27) West and Agnes Burton, circa 1755.2,3,4 
Biography*George Scott was of "Merry Branch" in Accomack County. 
Anecdote*24 February 1762 On 24 Feb 1762 in Accomack Court Smith Bunting brought action against John West, Geo Scott with wife Susannah, Thos Goffagon Jr (guardian: Thos Goffagan), Agness Chambers, and Major Chambers (guardian: Edmd Chambers). James Henry and Tully Robinson Wise divided the slaves as follows: To John West –Argol, Peggy and Tabby (£115) and pay £8 as his fifth part; To Geo Scott Jr –Mariah, Shadrach and Esther (£102) and receive £5; To the children of John Goffogan –Tamar, Frank and Elijah (£104) and receive £2; To the children of Edmd Chambers – Lazar, Isaac and Judy (£98) and receive £9; To Smith Bunting would get Jacob, Moses and Peter (£115) and pay £8. Signed 23 January 1762.5 
Court - namd in suit*30 March 1763George Scott Jr. was named in a lawsuit on 30 March 1763 at Accomack Co, VA. Jonathan Willet with wife Agnes, Garret Topping with wife Scarburgh, Charles Crowson with wife Comfort, and Major West (attorney: Rich Coke) sued Smith Bunting, Edmund Chambers, John Goffigan, John West and George Scott Jr with wife Susannah (attorney: James Henry), who were granted time to answer.1 
Death*before 28 February 1775George died before 28 February 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.2 

Family

Susanna (128) West b. c 1735
Children 1.Walter (367) Scott+ b. c 1755, d. b 30 Oct 1799
 2.Jonathan (368) Scott+ b. c 1756, d. b 28 Apr 1806
 3.(1d/o Geo) (369) Scott b. c 1758
 4.(2d/o Geo) (370) Scott b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 441 (30 Mar 1763 Court).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 537 (Anthony West Family).
  3. [S20] Lucy Ames Edwards, Ames, Mears and Allied Lines of Accomack County, Virginia, p. 41-45 (Burton Family).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 182 (will of John West, wife no name).
  5. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 374 (24 Feb 1762 Court).

Walter (367) Scott1

M, b. circa 1755, d. before 30 October 1799
FatherGeorge Scott Jr. b. c 1725, d. b 28 Feb 1775
MotherSusanna (128) West b. c 1735
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Apr 2013
Birth*circa 1755Walter was born circa 1755 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1773He married Mary (-----) circa 1773.1 
Will - Father's*23 April 1773Walter was named in his father's will on 23 April 1773 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son Walter Scott in the will of George Scott. He also named Charles Scott, son of my son Walter Scott.2 
Will*14 January 1799Walter made a will on 14 January 1799 at Accomack Co, VA. To wife Mary whole estate during her widow To son John Scott all my land and plantation where I now live, & for want of heirs to my 3 daughters Betsey, Polly & Peggy. 3 daughters aforesaid residual legatees. Wife Mary & friend Tully Wise Exrs. Witt: Michel Bonnewell, Sally Scot, Betsy Scot.3 
Death*before 30 October 1799Walter died before 30 October 1799 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated..1,3 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1750
Children 1.Charles Scott b. c 1773, d. b 14 Jan 1799
 2.John W. Scott+3 b. c 1775
 3.Betsey Scott3 b. c 1778
 4.Polly Scott3 b. c 1780
 5.Peggy Scott3 b. c 1782

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 537 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 283 (will of George Scott).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 462 (will of Walter Scott, wife Mary).

Jonathan (368) Scott1

M, b. circa 1756, d. before 28 April 1806
FatherGeorge Scott Jr. b. c 1725, d. b 28 Feb 1775
MotherSusanna (128) West b. c 1735
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Apr 2013
Birth*circa 1756Jonathan was born circa 1756 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1773He married Levinah (-----) circa 1773.1,2 
Will - Father's*23 April 1773Jonathan was named in his father's will on 23 April 1773 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son Jonathan Scott in the will of George. He also named Thomas Scott, son of Jonathan.3 
Will*3 March 1806Jonathan made a will on 3 March 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. To wife Levinah Scott & son Major Scott the crops for the year. To daughter Nancy Lee, wife of William Lee, 1 shilling. To son George Scott 1 shilling. To son William Scott 1 shilling. To daughter Sally Budd, wife of John Budd, 1 shilling. To son Major Scott the remainder. William Seymour Extr. Witt: George Bull, Betty Scott & John Bull Sr.2 
Death*before 28 April 1806Jonathan died before 28 April 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated..1,2 

Family

Levinah (-----) b. c 1750
Children 1.Thomas Scott b. c 1773, d. b 3 Mar 1806
 2.Major Scott2 b. c 1775
 3.Nancy Scott2 b. c 1778
 4.George Scott2 b. c 1780
 5.William Scott2 b. c 1782
 6.Sally Scott+2 b. c 1784

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 537 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 477 (will of Jonathan Scott, wife Levinah).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 283 (will of George Scott).

Levinah (-----)

F, b. circa 1750
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Apr 2013
Birth*circa 1750Levinah was born circa 1750. 
Marriage*circa 1773She married Jonathan (368) Scott, son of George Scott Jr. and Susanna (128) West, circa 1773.1,2 
Married Namecirca 1773 As of circa 1773,her married name was Scott. 
Will - Husb's*3 March 1806Levinah was named in her husband's will on 3 March 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Levinah Soctt in the will of Jonathan Soctt.2 

Family

Jonathan (368) Scott b. c 1756, d. b 28 Apr 1806
Children 1.Thomas Scott b. c 1773, d. b 3 Mar 1806
 2.Major Scott2 b. c 1775
 3.Nancy Scott2 b. c 1778
 4.George Scott2 b. c 1780
 5.William Scott2 b. c 1782
 6.Sally Scott+2 b. c 1784

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 537 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 477 (will of Jonathan Scott, wife Levinah).

Mary (-----)

F, b. circa 1750
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Apr 2013
Birth*circa 1750Mary was born circa 1750. 
Marriage*circa 1773She married Walter (367) Scott, son of George Scott Jr. and Susanna (128) West, circa 1773.1 
Married Namecirca 1773 As of circa 1773,her married name was Scott. 
Will - Husb's*14 January 1799Mary was named in her husband's will on 14 January 1799 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Mary in the will of Walter Scott.2 

Family

Walter (367) Scott b. c 1755, d. b 30 Oct 1799
Children 1.Charles Scott b. c 1773, d. b 14 Jan 1799
 2.John W. Scott+2 b. c 1775
 3.Betsey Scott2 b. c 1778
 4.Polly Scott2 b. c 1780
 5.Peggy Scott2 b. c 1782

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 537 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 462 (will of Walter Scott, wife Mary).

Charles Scott1

M, b. circa 1773, d. before 14 January 1799
FatherWalter (367) Scott b. c 1755, d. b 30 Oct 1799
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Apr 2013
Birth*circa 1773Charles was born circa 1773 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Grfath's*23 April 1773Charles was named in his grandfather's will on 23 April 1773 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Charles Scott, son of my son Walter Scott in the will of George Scott..2,1 
Death*before 14 January 1799He died before 14 January 1799 at Accomack Co, VA. He was not shown in the will of this date of his father Walter Scott who also did not name any grandchildren.3 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 283 (will of George Scott).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 283 (will of George Scott).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 462 (will of Walter Scott, wife Mary).

Thomas Scott1

M, b. circa 1773, d. before 3 March 1806
FatherJonathan (368) Scott b. c 1756, d. b 28 Apr 1806
MotherLevinah (-----) b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Apr 2013
Birth*circa 1773Thomas was born circa 1773 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Grfath's*23 April 1773Thomas was named in his grandfather's will on 23 April 1773 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas Scott, son of my son Jonathan Scott, in the will of George Scott..1 
Death*before 3 March 1806He died before 3 March 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. He was not named in his father Jonathan Scott's will of this date.2 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 283 (will of George Scott).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 477 (will of Jonathan Scott, wife Levinah).

(1d/o Geo) (369) Scott1

F, b. circa 1758
FatherGeorge Scott Jr. b. c 1725, d. b 28 Feb 1775
MotherSusanna (128) West b. c 1735
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited6 May 2011
Birth*circa 1758(1d/o was born circa 1758 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 537 (Anthony West Family).

(2d/o Geo) (370) Scott1

F, b. circa 1760
FatherGeorge Scott Jr. b. c 1725, d. b 28 Feb 1775
MotherSusanna (128) West b. c 1735
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited6 May 2011
Birth*circa 1760(2d/o was born circa 1760 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 537 (Anthony West Family).

Levin 'Levi' (371) Bunting1,2

M, b. circa 1744, d. before 27 June 1797
FatherSmith Bunting b. c 1722, d. b 29 May 1770
MotherAnne (130) West b. c 1727, d. b 24 Feb 1762
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited2 Jun 2012
Birth*circa 1744Levin was born circa 1744 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1770He married Adah Coward, daughter of Samuel Coward and Leah (-----), circa 1770.1 
Will - Father's*6 May 1770Levin was named in his father's will on 6 May 1770 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Levin Bunting in the will of Smith Bunting, wife Eleshe. At probate Levin was named as heir at law to the testator, meaning he was the oldest son..3 
Death*before 27 June 1797Levin died before 27 June 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on his estate was granted to Samuel Coward, Adah Bunting, widow, relinquishing her right. Severn Kellam and George Coleburn were security..4 
Est settm't*31 January 1803His estate was settled on 31 January 1803 at Accomack Co, VA. 1 May 1797/3 Jan 1798 (Invy), May 1797/Jan 1798 (Sale), 4 Oct 1800 (Audit), 31 Jan 1803 (Rec'd) - Appraisers: Levin Walker & Jacob Ross. Buyers: Widow, George Bunting & Smith Bunting. Auditors: Christopher Satchell & Isma Wyatt.5 

Family

Adah Coward b. c 1750, d. b 26 Feb 1805
Children 1.Smith Bunting+2 b. c 1770, d. b 28 Sep 1802
 2.Nancy Bunting+6 b. c 1778
 3.Peggy Bunting+7 b. c 1782, d. c 1805
 4.William Robert Bunting Sr.+8 b. c 1788, d. b 30 Jul 1832
 5.Amey Coward Bunting8 b. c 1790, d. b 26 Dec 1818

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 537 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 112 (will of Smith Bunting, son of Levi).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 250 (will of Smith Bunting, wife Eleshe).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 438 (adm. of Levin Bunting).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 111 (settlement of Levin Bunting).
  6. [S963] Gail Marie Walczyk, Genealogy Research Files, Survey Book 2, p. 70, _____. Accomack Chancery Records Library of Virginia, John Hargis & wife vs Children of Levin Bunting 1804-1806). The Hargis children that were named in George Bunting's will are the children of his niece Nancy the daughter of his brother Levin Bunting.
  7. [S295] Mary Frances Carey, Bunting Family of Jenkins Bridge, Acc Co, VA, p. 26 (chart #1).
  8. [S240] Accomack Co, VA, Court Orders, 1800-04, p. 120 (Geo Bunting appointed guardian to orphans of Levin Bunting dec'd).

Adah Coward1

F, b. circa 1750, d. before 26 February 1805
FatherSamuel Coward2 b. c 1710, d. b 9 Dec 1755
MotherLeah (-----)2 b. c 1710, d. b 12 Nov 1776
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited2 Jun 2012
Birth*circa 1750Adah was born circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's29 September 1755Adah was named in her father's will on 29 September 1755 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as my daughter Adah in the will of Samuel Coward, wife Leah.2 
Marriage*circa 1770She married Levin 'Levi' (371) Bunting, son of Smith Bunting and Anne (130) West, circa 1770.3 
Married Namecirca 1770 As of circa 1770,her married name was Bunting. 
Administrator*27 June 1797Adah was named as administrator of an estate on 27 June 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on his estate was granted to Samuel Coward, Adah Bunting, widow, relinquishing her right. Severn Kellam and George Coleburn were security.4 
Est Settm't Husb's*31 January 1803She was named in her husband's estate settlement on 31 January 1803 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown only as the widow when she listed as a buyer at the estate sale of Levin Bunting which took place in May 1797 and again in Jan 1798.5 
Death*before 26 February 1805Adah died before 26 February 1805 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration of her estate was granted to Samuel Coard. Amreicus Scarburgh and Edward K. Scarburgh securities..6 

Family

Levin 'Levi' (371) Bunting b. c 1744, d. b 27 Jun 1797
Marriage*circa 1770She married Levin 'Levi' (371) Bunting, son of Smith Bunting and Anne (130) West, circa 1770.3 
Children 1.Smith Bunting+7 b. c 1770, d. b 28 Sep 1802
 2.Nancy Bunting+8 b. c 1778
 3.Peggy Bunting+9 b. c 1782, d. c 1805
 4.William Robert Bunting Sr.+9 b. c 1788, d. b 30 Jul 1832
 5.Amey Coward Bunting9 b. c 1790, d. b 26 Dec 1818

Citations

  1. [S240] Accomack Co, VA, Court Orders, 1800-04, p. 120 (Geo Bunting appointed guardian to orphans of Levin Bunting dec'd).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 369 (will of Samuel Coward, wife Leah).
  3. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 537 (Anthony West Family).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 438 (adm. of Levin Bunting).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 111 (settlement of Levin Bunting).
  6. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 107 (adm. of Adah Bunting).
  7. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 112 (will of Smith Bunting, son of Levi).
  8. [S963] Gail Marie Walczyk, Genealogy Research Files, Survey Book 2, p. 70, _____. Accomack Chancery Records Library of Virginia, John Hargis & wife vs Children of Levin Bunting 1804-1806). The Hargis children that were named in George Bunting's will are the children of his niece Nancy the daughter of his brother Levin Bunting.
  9. [S295] Mary Frances Carey, Bunting Family of Jenkins Bridge, Acc Co, VA, p. 26 (chart #1).

(-----) Chapman

M, b. circa 1700
Last Edited8 Sep 2007
Birth*circa 1700(-----) was born circa 1700. 
Marriage*circa 1730He married Elisha (-----) circa 1730.1 

Family

Elisha (-----) b. c 1710, d. b 27 Feb 1776
Child 1.Pearce Chapman b. c 1730

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 537 (Anthony West Family).

Pearce Chapman1

M, b. circa 1730
Father(-----) Chapman b. c 1700
MotherElisha (-----) b. c 1710, d. b 27 Feb 1776
Last Edited18 Dec 2015
Birth*circa 1730Pearce was born circa 1730 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Land bought*31 January 1758He bought land on 31 January 1758 at Accomack Co, VA. Lishe Edmunds acknowledged her deed to Pierce Chapman, who acknowledged a deed to her.2 
Will - Mother's*30 October 1775Pearce was named in his mother's will on 30 October 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Pearce Chapman in the will of Elishe Bunting, widow of Smith Bunting..1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 293 (will of Elishe Bunting, widow of Smith Bunting).
  2. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 196 (31 Jany 1758 Court).

Bridget (372) Bunting1,2

F, b. circa 1745, d. before 26 February 1805
FatherSmith Bunting b. c 1722, d. b 29 May 1770
MotherAnne (130) West b. c 1727, d. b 24 Feb 1762
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited30 Jul 2010
Birth*circa 1745Bridget was born circa 1745 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1760She married John (of Tobias III) Bull, son of Tobias Bull (III) and Arcadia Melson, circa 1760.1 
Married Namecirca 1760 As of circa 1760,her married name was Bull. 
Will - Father's*6 May 1770Bridget was named in her father's will on 6 May 1770 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Administrator*30 December 1788Bridget was named as administrator of an estate on 30 December 1788 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on his estate was granted to Bridget Bull. John Cropper security..3 
Will*10 November 1791She made a will on 10 November 1791 at Accomack Co, VA. Sons Custis & John Bull Extrs. To son Bagwell Bull ... To son George Bull $8. To daughter Rachel Gray $2. To son Custis Bull ... To daughter Nancy Mason saddle & $2. To son John Bull ... & paying Southey Bull £3. To son Southey Bull ... To daughter Sophiah Bull… The rest to Custis, John, Southey & Sophiah. Witt: Littleton Armitrader, Selby Lilliston & Tully Lilliston..4 
Death*before 26 February 1805Bridget died before 26 February 1805 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that her estate was probated..4 

Family

John (of Tobias III) Bull b. c 1740, d. b 30 Dec 1788
Marriage*circa 1760She married John (of Tobias III) Bull, son of Tobias Bull (III) and Arcadia Melson, circa 1760.1 
Children 1.Bagwell Bull+ b. c 1760, d. b 18 Oct 1804
 2.Custis Bull Sr.+ b. c 1761, d. b 29 Sep 1851
 3.George Bull+5 b. c 1765, d. b 30 Jun 1806
 4.John Bull (carter)+ b. c 1768, d. b 27 Mar 1837
 5.Ann 'Nancy' Bull+ b. c 1770
 6.Rachel Bull+6 b. c 1772, d. 1831
 7.Southy Bull Sr.+7 b. c 1780
 8.Sophia Bull+ b. c 1786

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 250 (will of Smith Bunting, wife Eleshe).
  2. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 537 (Anthony West Family).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 370 (adm. of John Bull).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 98 (will of Bridget Bull).
  5. [S758] Mary Frances Carey, Bulls of Accomack County (Tobias I, Tobias II, Tobias III, John, Bagwell, William, Bagwell), Chart I.
  6. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 98 (will of Bridget Bull, widow).
  7. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 108 (will of George Bunting, unmarried).

John (of Tobias III) Bull1

M, b. circa 1740, d. before 30 December 1788
FatherTobias Bull (III) b. c 1718, d. b 24 Feb 1761
MotherArcadia Melson b. c 1719
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited23 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1740John was born circa 1740 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*17 January 1760John was named in his father's will on 17 January 1760 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Tobias Bull gave to wife to have use of whole estate during her widow & then personal estate to be divided between all my children. To son John Bull 100 acres on that part of my land adjcent Daniel Bull. To son Daniel all the remainder of my land. Wife Arcadia Exr. Witt: Thomas Ryley, Daniel Bull, Catherine Bull. In order of Probate John Bull is named heir at law to the testator. (NOTE: The fact that the 100 acres left to son John Bull was part of my land adjcent to son Daniel Bull, implies that son Daniel Bull was old enough to be living on that land. Also the fact that he left his personal estate to his wife during her widowood and then to be divided between "all my children," implies there were other children besides John & Daniel.)3 
Marriage*circa 1760He married Bridget (372) Bunting, daughter of Smith Bunting and Anne (130) West, circa 1760.4 
Death*before 30 December 1788John died before 30 December 1788 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on his estate was granted to Bridget Bull. John Cropper security..5 
Land Division of*19 April 1791He was named in a division of land on 19 April 1791 at Accomack Co, VA. When John (of Tobias III) Bull died intestate in 1788 he owned 193 acres by survey, which was divided on 19 Apr 1791 between his widow and 8 children: Southy Bull, Bagwell Bull, Nancy Mason, George Bull, John Bull, Rachel Gray, Custis Bull, and Sophia Bull. The land was located "about one mile northeast of Accomack Court House, late property of John Bull, dec'd."6 

Family

Bridget (372) Bunting b. c 1745, d. b 26 Feb 1805
Children 1.Bagwell Bull+ b. c 1760, d. b 18 Oct 1804
 2.Custis Bull Sr.+ b. c 1761, d. b 29 Sep 1851
 3.George Bull+7 b. c 1765, d. b 30 Jun 1806
 4.John Bull (carter)+ b. c 1768, d. b 27 Mar 1837
 5.Ann 'Nancy' Bull+ b. c 1770
 6.Rachel Bull+8 b. c 1772, d. 1831
 7.Southy Bull Sr.+9 b. c 1780
 8.Sophia Bull+ b. c 1786

Citations

  1. [S758] Mary Frances Carey, Bulls of Accomack County (Tobias I, Tobias II, Tobias III, John, Bagwell, William, Bagwell).
  2. [S758] Mary Frances Carey, Bulls of Accomack County (Tobias I, Tobias II, Tobias III, John, Bagwell, William, Bagwell), p. 13 (Tobias Bull III, The Third Generation).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 203 (will of Tobias Bull, wife Arcadia).
  4. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 250 (will of Smith Bunting, wife Eleshe).
  5. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 370 (adm. of John Bull).
  6. [S758] Mary Frances Carey, Bulls of Accomack County (Tobias I, Tobias II, Tobias III, John, Bagwell, William, Bagwell), p. 10 (citing Acc Surveyors Record #1, p. 173).
  7. [S758] Mary Frances Carey, Bulls of Accomack County (Tobias I, Tobias II, Tobias III, John, Bagwell, William, Bagwell), Chart I.
  8. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 98 (will of Bridget Bull, widow).
  9. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 108 (will of George Bunting, unmarried).

Naomi 'Neomy' (373) Bunting1

F, b. circa 1746
FatherSmith Bunting b. c 1722, d. b 29 May 1770
MotherAnne (130) West b. c 1727, d. b 24 Feb 1762
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited30 Jul 2010
Birth*circa 1746Naomi was born circa 1746 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1764She married George Poulson, son of George Poulson and Elizabeth Milby, circa 1764 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Married Namecirca 1764 As of circa 1764,her married name was Poulson. 
Will - Father's*6 May 1770Naomi was named in her father's will on 6 May 1770 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Neomy Poulson in the will of Smith Bunting, wife Eleshe..2 
Will - Brother's*18 May 1832Naomi was named in her brother's will on 18 May 1832 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that the will of George Bunting, unmarried, was probated and it was brought out that William M. Riley, who saw the testator on 2 or 3 hours before his death & asked him if he did not intend to do something for the children of Zadock Poulson, and he said he had bought their father's property & given it to them & that was all he intended to give them.3 

Family

George Poulson b. c 1730, d. b 28 Aug 1789
Children 1.Archibald (of Geo) Poulson b. c 1764
 2.Zadock (of Geo) Poulson+3 b. c 1766
 3.George (of Geo) Poulson Jr+3 b. c 1768
 4.John (of Geo) Poulson+ b. c 1770
 5.William (of Geo) Poulson+3 b. c 1772, d. 30 Jun 1800

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 537 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 250 (will of Smith Bunting, wife Eleshe).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 108 (will of George Bunting, unmarried).

Zadock (of Geo) Poulson1

M, b. circa 1766
FatherGeorge Poulson2 b. c 1730, d. b 28 Aug 1789
MotherNaomi 'Neomy' (373) Bunting1 b. c 1746
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited16 Mar 2018
Birth*circa 1766Zadock was born circa 1766 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*10 August 1805He married Molly Edwards on 10 August 1805 at Accomack Co, VA. Zorobabel Edwards was the security on the M.L.B. of Zadock Poulson and Molly Edwards..3 
Anecdote*18 May 1832 On 18 May 1832 the will of George Bunting, unmarried, was probated and it was brought out that William M. Riley, who saw the testator on 2 or 3 hours before his death & asked him if he did not intend to do something for the children of Zadock Poulson, and he said he had bought their father's property & given it to them & that was all he intended to give them.1 

Family

Molly Edwards b. c 1780
Child 1.Harriet Poulson+ b. c 1808

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 108 (will of George Bunting, unmarried).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 371 (adm of George Poulson to John Custis, seaside).
  3. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).

Burton (374) Bunting1

F, b. circa 1748
FatherSmith Bunting b. c 1722, d. b 29 May 1770
MotherAnne (130) West b. c 1727, d. b 24 Feb 1762
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited19 Jan 2011
Birth*circa 1748Burton was born circa 1748 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1768She married (w/o Burton Bunting) Ironmonger circa 1768 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Married Namecirca 1768 As of circa 1768,her married name was Ironmonger. 
Will - Father's*6 May 1770Burton was named in her father's will on 6 May 1770 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as a daughter Burton Ironmonger in the will of Smith Bunting, wife Eleshe..2 

Citations

  1. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 538 (Anthony West Family).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 250 (will of Smith Bunting, wife Eleshe).