Samuel Saunders1

M, b. circa 1650
Last Edited26 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1650Samuel Saunders was born circa 1650.1 
Headright*18 October 1664He was named as a headright on 18 October 1664 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Samll Sanders on a certificate granted to Capt. John Savage for 4,200 acres for transporting 84 persons into the colony.1 

Citations

  1. [S579] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Certificates and Rights, 1663-1709 and Tithables, 1663-1695, p. 9 (certificate granted to Capt. John Savage).

Thomas Saunders1

M, b. circa 1645
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1645Thomas Saunders was born circa 1645.1 
Headright*17 November 1664He was named as a headright on 17 November 1664 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Tho. Sanders on a certificate granted to Mr. Robert Pitt for 1,000 acres for transporting 20 persons into the colony.1 
Will - Witnessed*17 August 1708Thomas witnessed a will on 17 August 1708 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Morgan Bradshaw, Robert Norton & Thomas Sanders witnessed the will of William Jones, wife Margaret.2 
Marriage*after 5 October 1708He married Margaret (-----) after 5 October 1708 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Anecdote*7 June 1709 On 7 June 1709 in Accomack Court Solomon Ewell sued Thomas Sanders and his wife Margaret (Extrs of the will of Jones Williamson) for 900 lbs tobacco, but the Sanders failed to appear, in spite of a note left by the sheriff. Ordered that attachment for the debt and court costs isue against the estate of Thomas Sanders(sic) (Jones Williams).3 

Family

Margaret (-----) b. c 1680

Citations

  1. [S579] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Certificates and Rights, 1663-1709 and Tithables, 1663-1695, p. 11 (certificate granted to Mr. Robert Pitt).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 39 (will of William Jones, wife Margaret).
  3. [S826] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1703-1710, Volume 10, p. 203 (7 Jun 1709 court).

James Saunders

M, b. circa 1720, d. before 29 January 1755
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1720James Saunders was born circa 1720 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Administrator*27 August 1751James was named as administrator of an estate on 27 August 1751 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of John Sanders was granted to James Sanders with Arthur Robins security.1 
Death*before 29 January 1755He died before 29 January 1755 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on thisdate that administration on the estate of James Saunders was granted to John Saunders with William Savage securities.2 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 139 (adm of John Sanders to James Sanders).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 168 (adm of James Saunders to John Saunders).

Andew Saunders1

M, b. circa 1700
Last Edited26 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1700Andew Saunders was born circa 1700.1 
Will - Witnessed*15 December 1744Andew witnessed a will on 15 December 1744 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that Andrew Sanders, Lance James & Henry Graham witnessed the will of Joseph Taylor of Somerset County, dated Worcester County.1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 145 (will of Joseph Taylor of Somerset County, dated Worcester County).

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

F, b. circa 1720
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1720(-----) (-----) was born circa 1720. 
Marriage*circa 1740She married Solomon Saunders, son of Richard Saunders and Rachel (-----), circa 1740. 
Married Namecirca 1740 As of circa 1740,her married name was Saunders. 

Family

Solomon Saunders b. c 1718, d. b 24 Feb 1746
Children 1.Rachel Saunders+ b. c 1740
 2.John Brotherton Saunders1 b. c 1744

Citations

  1. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 9 (Emmerson vs. John Brotherton Saunders, partition suit).

John Brotherton Saunders1

M, b. circa 1744
FatherSolomon Saunders2 b. c 1718, d. b 24 Feb 1746
Mother(-----) (-----)2 b. c 1720
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1744John Brotherton Saunders was born circa 1744 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Land cause*24 February 1746He was named in a land cause on 24 February 1746 at Muddy Creek, Guilford, Accomack Co, VA. That the said Arthur Emmerson, Clerk & John Brotherton Saunders hold together and undivided 500 acres of land and marsh, being at Guilford, otherwise called Muddy Creek, which was by the last will & testament of (blank) Brotherton, dec., devised to Mary Brotherton, his daughter, who intermarried with Southy Rew, Gent., of the aforesaid County, & (to Solomon Saunders) the son of Rachel Saunders, wife of the said Richard Saunders, of the county aforesaid, planter, who is the (father of the) aforesaid John Brotherton Saunders, and which said Southy Rew and Mary, his wife, have conveyed their moiety of the said premises to the said Arthur Emmerson. Richard Saunders appointed guardian to John Brotherton Saunders to defend this suit.2 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 69 (will of Edward Brotherton, wife Mary).
  2. [S571] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Land Causes, 1728-1825, p. 9 (Emmerson vs. John Brotherton Saunders, partition suit).

James Saunders1

M, b. circa 1625, d. before 6 May 1675
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1625James Saunders was born circa 1625.1 
Will - Witnessed*16 August 1647James witnessed a will on 16 August 1647 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Gabrell Seariell and James Sanders witnessed the will of John Kne, Henry Edwards Extr.2 
Marriage*circa 1658He married Virlinda (-----) circa 1658 at Hungars Parish, Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1670James Saunders married Bridgett (-----) circa 1670.3 
Appraiser*28 February 1671James was named as an appraiser of an estate on 28 February 1671 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Richard Nottingham, Michaell Rickards, Francis Darley and James Saunders were named to appraise the estate of Thomas Davis.4 
Death*before 6 May 1675He died before 6 May 1675 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Admtrx: Bridgett relict of the dec'd, having petitioned the court for the div. of the estate on behalf of herself and child, and the dec'd's other two children. Apprs: Michael Ricketts, Richard Nottingham, Sr., Teigue Harman, William Ewins.3 

Family 1

Virlinda (-----) b. c 1640
Children 1.Mary Saunders5 b. b 17 Apr 1660, d. b 1 Jul 1660
 2.Richard Saunders+1 b. 13 Jul 1661, d. b 9 Feb 1724
 3.John Saunders6 b. c 1665

Family 2

Bridgett (-----) b. c 1640
Child 1.James Saunders+7 b. c 1672, d. b 15 Nov 1715

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 67 (Hungars Parish Records).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 20 (will of John Kne, Henry Edwards Extr.).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 96 (adm of James Saunders to Bridgett, relict of the dec'd).
  4. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 85 (adm of Thomas Davis).
  5. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 64 (Hungars Parish Records).
  6. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 206 (will of James Sanders, wife Jean).
  7. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 112 (will of James Davis Sr., wife Bridgett).

Virlinda (-----)1

F, b. circa 1640
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1640Virlinda (-----) was born circa 1640.1 
Marriage*circa 1658She married James Saunders circa 1658 at Hungars Parish, Northampton Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1658 As of circa 1658,her married name was Saunders. 

Family

James Saunders b. c 1625, d. b 6 May 1675
Children 1.Mary Saunders2 b. b 17 Apr 1660, d. b 1 Jul 1660
 2.Richard Saunders+1 b. 13 Jul 1661, d. b 9 Feb 1724
 3.John Saunders3 b. c 1665

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 67 (Hungars Parish Records).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 64 (Hungars Parish Records).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 206 (will of James Sanders, wife Jean).

Mary Saunders1

F, b. before 17 April 1660, d. before 1 July 1660
FatherJames Saunders1 b. c 1625, d. b 6 May 1675
MotherVirlinda (-----)1 b. c 1640
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*before 17 April 1660Mary Saunders was born before 17 April 1660 at Hungars Parish, Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Mary, daughter of James and Virlinda Sanders was baptized.2 
Death*before 1 July 1660She died before 1 July 1660 at Hungars Parish, Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Mary Sanders, daughter of James & Virlinda Sanders was buried.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 64 (Hungars Parish Records).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 63 (Hungars Parish Records).

Bridgett (-----)1

F, b. circa 1640
Last Edited20 Dec 2016
Birth*circa 1640Bridgett (-----) was born circa 1640.1 
Marriage*circa 1670She married James Saunders circa 1670.1 
Married Namecirca 1670 As of circa 1670,her married name was Saunders. 
Administrator*6 May 1675Bridgett was named as administrator of an estate on 6 May 1675 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Admtrx: Bridgett relict of the dec'd James Sanders, having petitioned the court for the div. of the estate on behalf of herself and child, and the dec'd's other two children. Apprs: Michael Ricketts, Richard Nottingham, Sr., Teigue Harman, William Ewins.1 
Marriage*after 6 May 1675She married James Davis Sr. after 6 May 1675.2 
Married Nameafter 6 May 1675 As of after 6 May 1675,her married name was Davis. 
Will - Husb's*7 July 1681Bridgett was named in her husband's will on 7 July 1681 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as wife Bridgett in the will of James Davis Sr. That part of my estate brought by my wife Bridgett, to her son James Saunders when 18. (Compiler's NOTE: James Saunder's name subsequently given as William Saunders. Apparenlty James was the father of William.)2 

Family 1

James Saunders b. c 1625, d. b 6 May 1675
Marriage*circa 1670She married James Saunders circa 1670.1 
Child 1.James Saunders+2 b. c 1672, d. b 15 Nov 1715

Family 2

James Davis Sr. b. c 1630, d. b 1 Jun 1682
Marriage*after 6 May 1675Bridgett (-----) married James Davis Sr. after 6 May 1675.2 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 96 (adm of James Saunders to Bridgett, relict of the dec'd).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 112 (will of James Davis Sr., wife Bridgett).

James Davis Sr.1

M, b. circa 1630, d. before 1 June 1682
Last Edited20 Dec 2016
Birth*circa 1630James Davis Sr. was born circa 1630.1 
Marriage*after 6 May 1675He married Bridgett (-----) after 6 May 1675.1 
Death*before 1 June 1682James Davis Sr. died before 1 June 1682 at Northampton Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.1 

Family

Bridgett (-----) b. c 1640

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 112 (will of James Davis Sr., wife Bridgett).

James Saunders1

M, b. circa 1672, d. before 15 November 1715
FatherJames Saunders1 b. c 1625, d. b 6 May 1675
MotherBridgett (-----)1 b. c 1640
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1672James Saunders was born circa 1672 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Step Father*7 July 1681His was named in the will of his step-father on 7 July 1681 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his mother was shown as wife Bridgett in the will of James Davis Sr. That part of my estate brought by my wife Bridgett, to her son James Saunders when 18. (Compiler's NOTE: James Saunder's name subsequently given as William Saunders. Apparenlty James was the father of William.)1 
Marriagecirca 1695He married Jean (-----) circa 1695.2 
Will*8 May 1715James made a will on 8 May 1715 at Northampton Co, VA. To my lawful son Richard Sanders a mare to be kept by my brother John until Richard is 18. Loving wife Jean resid. legatee and extrx. Witt: John Robins, Andrew Hooper.2 
Death*before 15 November 1715He died before 15 November 1715 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated.2 

Family

Jean (-----) b. c 1675
Child 1.Richard Saunders2 b. c 1700

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 112 (will of James Davis Sr., wife Bridgett).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 206 (will of James Sanders, wife Jean).

John Saunders1

M, b. circa 1665
FatherJames Saunders2 b. c 1625, d. b 6 May 1675
MotherVirlinda (-----)2 b. c 1640
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1665John Saunders was born circa 1665 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Brother's*8 May 1715John was named in his brother's will on 8 May 1715 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as brother John in the will of James Sanders, wife Jean.2 
Will - Witnessed*7 October 1715John witnessed a will on 7 October 1715 at Hungars Parish, Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that John Saunders, Joseph Dent & Elizabeth Jacob witnessed the will of Yardly Michael, wife Anne.3 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 112 (will of James Davis Sr., wife Bridgett).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 206 (will of James Sanders, wife Jean).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 207 (will of Yardly Michael, wife Anne).

Jean (-----)1

F, b. circa 1675
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1675Jean (-----) was born circa 1675 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1695She married James Saunders, son of James Saunders and Bridgett (-----), circa 1695.1 
Married Namecirca 1695 As of circa 1695,her married name was Saunders. 
Will - Husb's*8 May 1715Jean was named in her husband's will on 8 May 1715 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as wife Jean in the will of James Sanders.1 

Family

James Saunders b. c 1672, d. b 15 Nov 1715
Child 1.Richard Saunders1 b. c 1700

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 206 (will of James Sanders, wife Jean).

Richard Saunders1

M, b. circa 1700
FatherJames Saunders1 b. c 1672, d. b 15 Nov 1715
MotherJean (-----)1 b. c 1675
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1700Richard Saunders was born circa 1700 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*8 May 1715Richard was named in his father's will on 8 May 1715 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as my lawful son Richard Sanders in the will of James Sanders, wife Jean.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 206 (will of James Sanders, wife Jean).

Mary Saunders1

F, b. circa 1700, d. before 8 May 1728
Father(-----) Saunders (f/o Mary, Wm, Jno, Olinda & Sarah)1 b. c 1675
Mother(-----) (-----) b. c 1680
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1700Mary Saunders was born circa 1700 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will*25 April 1728Mary made a will on 25 April 1728 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Sanders. To brother William Sanders. To brother John Sanders. To Clery Skersburgh. To Hanna Dun. To Margaret Daves. To Mary Williams. To Elizabeth Polson. To Franciner Hack. To Sarah Gibson. To sister Olinda Sanders. To sister Sarah Scot. To Tabitha Maiden. To Elizabeth Chisly. To Walter Annyhom. To Ann Allen. Walter Anningham Exr. Witt: Charles Campbell, William Dunlop.1 
Death*before 8 May 1728She died before 8 May 1728 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that her will was probated.1 
Admin of estate*8 May 1728Administration of Mary estate was filed on 8 May 1728 at Accomack Co, VA. Walter Cunnyham (executor of the will of Mary Saundres, dec'd) swore to the will which was proved by the oaths of William Dunlap and Charles Campbell.2 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 83 (will of Mary Sanders).
  2. [S972] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1724-1731, Volume 15, p. 204 (8 May 1728 court).

(-----) Saunders (f/o Mary, Wm, Jno, Olinda & Sarah)1

M, b. circa 1675
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1675(-----) Saunders (f/o Mary, Wm, Jno, Olinda & Sarah) was born circa 1675.1 
Marriage*circa 1700He married (-----) (-----) circa 1700. 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1680
Children 1.Mary Saunders1 b. c 1700, d. b 8 May 1728
 2.William Saunders1 b. c 1702
 3.John Saunders1 b. c 1704, d. b 27 Aug 1751
 4.Olinda Saunders1 b. c 1706
 5.Sarah Saunders1 b. c 1708

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 83 (will of Mary Sanders).

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

F, b. circa 1680
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1680(-----) (-----) was born circa 1680. 
Marriage*circa 1700She married (-----) Saunders (f/o Mary, Wm, Jno, Olinda & Sarah) circa 1700. 
Married Namecirca 1700 As of circa 1700,her married name was Saunders. 

Family

(-----) Saunders (f/o Mary, Wm, Jno, Olinda & Sarah) b. c 1675
Children 1.Mary Saunders b. c 1700, d. b 8 May 1728
 2.William Saunders1 b. c 1702
 3.John Saunders1 b. c 1704, d. b 27 Aug 1751
 4.Olinda Saunders1 b. c 1706
 5.Sarah Saunders1 b. c 1708

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 83 (will of Mary Sanders).

William Saunders1

M, b. circa 1702
Father(-----) Saunders (f/o Mary, Wm, Jno, Olinda & Sarah)1 b. c 1675
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1702William Saunders was born circa 1702 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Sister's*25 April 1728William was named in his sister's will on 25 April 1728 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as brother William Sanders in the will of Mary Sanders.1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 83 (will of Mary Sanders).

John Saunders1

M, b. circa 1704, d. before 27 August 1751
Father(-----) Saunders (f/o Mary, Wm, Jno, Olinda & Sarah)1 b. c 1675
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1704John Saunders was born circa 1704 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Anecdote*8 June 1726 On 8 Jun 1726 in Accomack Court John Sanders brought action for 30 shillings current money against John Wise (administrator of James Tillott, deceased), who failed to appear, though the sheriff had left a copy of the writ at his house. Sanders was granted an attachment against Wise's estate for the debt and court costs. (The case was returnable to the next court for further trial.)2 
Will - Sister's*25 April 1728John was named in his sister's will on 25 April 1728 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as brother John Sanders in the will of Mary Sanders.1 
Death*before 27 August 1751He died before 27 August 1751 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of John Sanders was granted to James Sanders with Arthur Robins security.3 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 83 (will of Mary Sanders).
  2. [S972] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1724-1731, Volume 15, p. 118 (8 June 1726 court).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 139 (adm of John Sanders to James Sanders).

Olinda Saunders1

F, b. circa 1706
Father(-----) Saunders (f/o Mary, Wm, Jno, Olinda & Sarah)1 b. c 1675
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1706Olinda Saunders was born circa 1706 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Sister's*25 April 1728Olinda was named in her sister's will on 25 April 1728 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as sister Olinda Sanders in the will of Mary Sanders.1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 83 (will of Mary Sanders).

Sarah Saunders1

F, b. circa 1708
Father(-----) Saunders (f/o Mary, Wm, Jno, Olinda & Sarah)1 b. c 1675
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1708Sarah Saunders was born circa 1708 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1726She married (-----) Scott circa 1726.1 
Married Namecirca 1726 As of circa 1726,her married name was Scott. 
Will - Sister's*25 April 1728Sarah was named in her sister's will on 25 April 1728 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as sister Sarah Scot in the will of Mary Sanders.1 

Family

(-----) Scott b. c 1700

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 83 (will of Mary Sanders).

(-----) Scott1

M, b. circa 1700
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1700(-----) Scott was born circa 1700.1 
Marriage*circa 1726He married Sarah Saunders, daughter of (-----) Saunders (f/o Mary, Wm, Jno, Olinda & Sarah) and (-----) (-----), circa 1726.1 

Family

Sarah Saunders b. c 1708

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 83 (will of Mary Sanders).

Walter Cunningham1

M, b. circa 1700
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1700Walter Cunningham was born circa 1700.1 
Administrator*8 May 1728Walter was named as administrator of an estate on 8 May 1728 at Accomack Co, VA. Walter Cunnyham (executor of the will of Mary Saundres, dec'd) swore to the will which was proved by the oaths of William Dunlap and Charles Campbell.1 
Will - Witnessed*11 December 1729Walter witnessed a will on 11 December 1729 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Walter Cunningham, Sabra Milby & Mitchell Scarburgh witnessed the will of William Major, wife Mary.2 

Citations

  1. [S972] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1724-1731, Volume 15, p. 204 (8 May 1728 court).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 95 (will of William Major, wife Mary).

William Dunlap1

M, b. circa 1700
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1700William Dunlap was born circa 1700 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Witnessed*25 April 1728William witnessed a will on 25 April 1728 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Charles Campbell and William Dunlop witnessed the will of Mary Sanders.2 

Citations

  1. [S972] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1724-1731, Volume 15, p. 204 (8 May 1728 court).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 83 (will of Mary Sanders).

Charles Campbell1

M, b. circa 1700
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1700Charles Campbell was born circa 1700 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Witnessed*25 April 1728Charles witnessed a will on 25 April 1728 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Charles Campbell and William Dunlop witnessed the will of Mary Sanders.1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 83 (will of Mary Sanders).

John Saunders1

M, b. circa 1700
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1700John Saunders was born circa 1700 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Guardian - named as*4 September 1722John was named as a guardian on 4 September 1722 at Accomack Co, VA. Ester Townsend, an orphan, chose as her guardian John Sanders, who was present in court and consented. Ordered that Sanders take Ester's estate in to his custody; John Johnson and Wm. Parker were accepted as his security.2 
Administrator*29 January 1755John was named as administrator of an estate on 29 January 1755 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on thisdate that administration on the estate of James Saunders was granted to John Saunders with William Savage securities.1 
Will - Witnessed*25 March 1770John witnessed a will on 25 March 1770 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that John Smith Jr. & John Sandrews witnessed the will of Elizabeth Bell.3 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 168 (adm of James Saunders to John Saunders).
  2. [S829] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1719-1724, Volume 14, p. 115 (4 Sep 1722 court).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 278 (will of Elizabeth Bell).

Ester Townsend1

F, b. circa 1710
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1710Ester Townsend was born circa 1710 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Guardian - chose*4 September 1722She chose a guardian on on 4 September 1722 at Accomack Co, VA. Ester Townsend, an orphan, chose as her guardian John Sanders, who was present in court and consented. Ordered that Sanders take Ester's estate in to his custody; John Johnson and Wm. Parker were accepted as his security.1 

Citations

  1. [S829] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1719-1724, Volume 14, p. 115 (4 Sep 1722 court).

Samuel Jester1

M, b. circa 1672, d. before 25 November 1746
FatherRichard Jester I2 b. c 1645, d. b 1699
MotherFrances (-----)3 b. c 1650, d. b 1 Feb 1708/9
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1672Samuel Jester was born circa 1672 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Tithable list1693He was on the list of tithables at Accomack Co, VA, in 1693. He was shown as Sam'l Jester with 1 tith. This was his first time on the list implying he had just turned 21.4 
Tithable list*1695He was on the list of tithables at Capt. Thomas Welburne's Precincts, Accomack Co, VA, in 1695. He was shown as Sam'l Jester with 2 tithes.5 
Marriage*circa 1700He married Mary (-----) circa 1700.1 
Will - Mother's*14 December 1708Samuel was named in his mother's will on 14 December 1708 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Samuel Jester in the will of Frances Jester. She also namd Margaret, daughter of Samuel Jester.3 
Land bought*1712He bought land in 1712 at tract A126, Bloxom, Accomack Co, VA. It was in this year that Samuel Jester bought the Dennis Morris part of tract A126 from Jacob Morris & his wife Judith.6 
Will*17 November 1731Samuel made a will on 17 November 1731 at Accomack Co, VA. To wife Mary use of my plantation & 50 acres of swamp land during her life, then to my son in law Jeptha Perry & Margaret, his wife for life, reversion to Amey & Elizabeth Perry, daughters of Jeptha & Margaret Perry. Bal. of estate to wife for life then to be divided in 4 parts, 1 part to my son Jeptha & Margaret, his wife, the balance to be divided between the children of Jeptha Perry & Bridget Dalton. Son in law Jeptha Perry Exr. Witt: John Tankred, Robert Abbott, Anthony Hudson.1 
Death*before 25 November 1746He died before 25 November 1746 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated.1 
Land left*1746He left land in 1746 at tract A126, Bloxom, Accomack Co, VA. It was in this year that Samuel Jester left the Dennis Morris part of tract A126 to his wife Mary for life, then to his daughter Margaret and her husband Jeptha Perry for their lives, and then to his grandaughters Amey and Elizabeth Perry. Amey is belived to have married a Saunders and Elizabeth a Moore.6 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1680
Marriage*circa 1700He married Mary (-----) circa 1700.1 
Child 1.Margaret Jester+1 b. c 1702

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 148 (will of Samuel Jester, wife Mary).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1220 (tract A137).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 41 (will of Frances Jester).
  4. [S579] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Certificates and Rights, 1663-1709 and Tithables, 1663-1695, p. 166.
  5. [S579] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Certificates and Rights, 1663-1709 and Tithables, 1663-1695, p. 175.
  6. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1205 (tract A126).

Richard Jester I1

M, b. circa 1645, d. before 1699
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1645Richard Jester I was born circa 1645.1 
Marriage*circa 1670He married Frances (-----) circa 1670 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Tithable list*1688Richard Jester I was on the list of tithables at Capt. Wallop's Precincts, Accomack Co, VA, in 1688. He was shown as Rich. Jester with 4 tithes.3 
Death*before 1699He died before 1699 at tract A137, Mappsville, Accomack Co, VA. It was in this year that George & Elizabeth Layfield of Somerset County sold tract A137 to Samuel Jester, son of Richard, the deed stating that Stevens had sold to Richard Jester, but no deed had been given; both Jester and Stevens had died, and Layfield had married the widow Elizabeth Stevens, hence this deed to complete the verbal sale. Although the deed was for the whole 300 acres, it developed that Samuel was only one of 3 sons of Richard Jester, the others being Richard and Thomas, each of whom becamed possed of 100 acres of the tract. A record of the death of Richard Jester I was not found, but in 1709 his widow Frances left a will.1 

Family

Frances (-----) b. c 1650, d. b 1 Feb 1708/9
Children 1.Samuel Jester+1 b. c 1672, d. b 25 Nov 1746
 2.Richard Jester II1 b. c 1674
 3.Thomas Jester+1 b. c 1676
 4.Susanna Jester2 b. c 1678
 5.Francis Jester2 b. c 1680
 6.Ann Jester2 b. c 1682
 7.Margaret Jester2 b. c 1684

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1220 (tract A137).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 41 (will of Frances Jester).
  3. [S579] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Certificates and Rights, 1663-1709 and Tithables, 1663-1695, p. 143.

Frances (-----)1

F, b. circa 1650, d. before 1 February 1708/9
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1650Frances (-----) was born circa 1650.1 
Marriage*circa 1670She married Richard Jester I circa 1670 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1670 As of circa 1670,her married name was Jester. 
Will*14 December 1708Frances made a will on 14 December 1708 at Accomack Co, VA. To Margaret Jester. To Richard & Samuel Jester. To Margaret, daughter of Samuel Jester. To son Thomas Jester & to his daughter Mary. To Susanna Sprune & her husband William Sprune. To son Francis Jester personal property left me by Thomas Church. Daughter Ann Jester. Son Thomas Jester Exr. Witt: Thomas Jenkinson, Thomas Towles, John Glading.1 
Death*before 1 February 1708/9She died before 1 February 1708/9 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that her will was probated.1 

Family

Richard Jester I b. c 1645, d. b 1699
Children 1.Samuel Jester+1 b. c 1672, d. b 25 Nov 1746
 2.Richard Jester II2 b. c 1674
 3.Thomas Jester+2 b. c 1676
 4.Susanna Jester1 b. c 1678
 5.Francis Jester1 b. c 1680
 6.Ann Jester1 b. c 1682
 7.Margaret Jester1 b. c 1684

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 41 (will of Frances Jester).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1220 (tract A137).

Mary (-----)1

F, b. circa 1680
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1680Mary (-----) was born circa 1680.1 
Marriage*circa 1700She married Samuel Jester, son of Richard Jester I and Frances (-----), circa 1700.1 
Married Namecirca 1700 As of circa 1700,her married name was Jester. 
Will - Husb's*17 November 1731Mary was named in her husband's will on 17 November 1731 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Mary in the will of Samuel Jester.1 

Family

Samuel Jester b. c 1672, d. b 25 Nov 1746
Child 1.Margaret Jester+1 b. c 1702

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 148 (will of Samuel Jester, wife Mary).

Margaret Jester1

F, b. circa 1702
FatherSamuel Jester1 b. c 1672, d. b 25 Nov 1746
MotherMary (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1702Margaret Jester was born circa 1702 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Grmoth's*14 December 1708Margaret was named in her grandmother's will on 14 December 1708 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret, daughter of Samuel Jester in the will of Frances Jester.2 
Marriage*circa 1724She married Jeptha (Samson) Perry circa 1724.1 
Married Namecirca 1724 As of circa 1724,her married name was Perry. 
Will - Father's*17 November 1731Margaret was named in her father's will on 17 November 1731 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Samuel Jester, wife Mary, left his plantation to wife Mary and then to my son-in-law Jeptha Perry & Margaret his wife for life, reversion to Amey & Elizabeth Perry, daughters of Jeptha & Margaret Perry.1 

Family

Jeptha (Samson) Perry b. c 1700
Children 1.Amey Perry+1 b. c 1725, d. b 26 Oct 1784
 2.Elizabeth Perry1 b. c 1728

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 148 (will of Samuel Jester, wife Mary).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 41 (will of Frances Jester).

Richard Jester II1

M, b. circa 1674
FatherRichard Jester I1 b. c 1645, d. b 1699
MotherFrances (-----)1 b. c 1650, d. b 1 Feb 1708/9
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1674Richard Jester II was born circa 1674 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Mother's*14 December 1708Richard was named in his mother's will on 14 December 1708 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Richard Jester in the will of Frances Jester.2 
Land sold*1713He sold land in 1713 at tract A137, Mappsville, Accomack Co, VA. It was in this year that Thomas and Sarah Jester of Kent County "upon delawar" gave a power of attorney to his brother Samuel to make over to his brother Richard the 100 acres where they formerly lived; such a deed was not found, but Richard entered into the land.1 

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1220 (tract A137).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 41 (will of Frances Jester).

Thomas Jester1

M, b. circa 1676
FatherRichard Jester I1 b. c 1645, d. b 1699
MotherFrances (-----)1 b. c 1650, d. b 1 Feb 1708/9
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1676Thomas Jester was born circa 1676 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1700He married (-----) (-----) circa 1700.2 
Will - Mother's*14 December 1708Thomas was named in his mother's will on 14 December 1708 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son Thomas Jester in the will of Frances Jester.2 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1680
Child 1.Mary Jester2 b. c 1700

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1220 (tract A137).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 41 (will of Frances Jester).

(-----) (-----)1

F, b. circa 1680
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1680(-----) (-----) was born circa 1680.1 
Marriage*circa 1700She married Thomas Jester, son of Richard Jester I and Frances (-----), circa 1700.1 
Married Namecirca 1700 As of circa 1700,her married name was Jester. 

Family

Thomas Jester b. c 1676
Child 1.Mary Jester1 b. c 1700

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 41 (will of Frances Jester).

Mary Jester1

F, b. circa 1700
FatherThomas Jester1 b. c 1676
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1700Mary Jester was born circa 1700 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Grmoth's*14 December 1708Mary was named in her grandmother's will on 14 December 1708 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Mary the daughter of my son Thomas Jester in the will of Frances Jester.1
 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 41 (will of Frances Jester).

Susanna Jester1

F, b. circa 1678
FatherRichard Jester I1 b. c 1645, d. b 1699
MotherFrances (-----)1 b. c 1650, d. b 1 Feb 1708/9
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1678Susanna Jester was born circa 1678 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1700She married William Sprune circa 1700.1 
Married Namecirca 1700 As of circa 1700,her married name was Sprune. 
Will - Mother's*14 December 1708Susanna was named in her mother's will on 14 December 1708 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Susanna Sprune & her husband William Sprune in the will of Frances Jester.1 

Family

William Sprune b. c 1675

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 41 (will of Frances Jester).

William Sprune1

M, b. circa 1675
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1675William Sprune was born circa 1675.1 
Marriage*circa 1700He married Susanna Jester, daughter of Richard Jester I and Frances (-----), circa 1700.1 

Family

Susanna Jester b. c 1678

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 41 (will of Frances Jester).

Francis Jester1

M, b. circa 1680
FatherRichard Jester I1 b. c 1645, d. b 1699
MotherFrances (-----)1 b. c 1650, d. b 1 Feb 1708/9
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1680Francis Jester was born circa 1680 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Mother's*14 December 1708Francis was named in his mother's will on 14 December 1708 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son Francis Jester in the will of Frances Jester.1
 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 41 (will of Frances Jester).

Ann Jester1

F, b. circa 1682
FatherRichard Jester I1 b. c 1645, d. b 1699
MotherFrances (-----)1 b. c 1650, d. b 1 Feb 1708/9
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1682Ann Jester was born circa 1682 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Mother's*14 December 1708Ann was named in her mother's will on 14 December 1708 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as daughter Ann Jester in the will of Frances Jester.1
 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 41 (will of Frances Jester).

Margaret Jester1

F, b. circa 1684
FatherRichard Jester I1 b. c 1645, d. b 1699
MotherFrances (-----)1 b. c 1650, d. b 1 Feb 1708/9
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1684Margaret Jester was born circa 1684 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Mother's*14 December 1708Margaret was named in her mother's will on 14 December 1708 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Frances Jester named a Margaret Jester and a Margaret, daughter of Samuel Jester. They may have been the same person.1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 41 (will of Frances Jester).

Jeptha (Samson) Perry1

M, b. circa 1700
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1700Jeptha (Samson) Perry was born circa 1700 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1724He married Margaret Jester, daughter of Samuel Jester and Mary (-----), circa 1724.1 
Will - Father's*26 January 1725/26Jeptha was named in his father's will on 26 January 1725/26 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jeptha Samson alias Perry my adopted son, in the will of Thomas Perry. He was given all my personal estate except my cane which I leave to Samuel Jestor, the father in law of my adopted son Jeptha Perry. Jeptha Perry Exr.2 
Will - Father-in-law*17 November 1731Jeptha was named in his father-in-law's will on 17 November 1731 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Samuel Jester, wife Mary, left his plantation to wife Mary and then to my son-in-law Jeptha Perry & Margaret his wife for life, reversion to Amey & Elizabeth Perry, daughters of Jeptha & Margaret Perry.1 

Family

Margaret Jester b. c 1702
Children 1.Amey Perry+1 b. c 1725, d. b 26 Oct 1784
 2.Elizabeth Perry1 b. c 1728

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 148 (will of Samuel Jester, wife Mary).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 87 (will of Thomas Perry).

Amey Perry1

F, b. circa 1725, d. before 26 October 1784
FatherJeptha (Samson) Perry1 b. c 1700
MotherMargaret Jester1 b. c 1702
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1725Amey Perry was born circa 1725 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Grfath's*17 November 1731Amey was named in her grandfather's will on 17 November 1731 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Samuel Jester, wife Mary, left his plantation to wife Mary and then to my son-in-law Jeptha Perry & Margaret his wife for life, reversion to Amey & Elizabeth Perry, daughters of Jeptha & Margaret Perry.1 
Marriage*circa 1750She married (-----) Saunders (h/o Amey Perry) circa 1750.2 
Married Namecirca 1750 As of circa 1750,her married name was Saunders. 
Will*4 December 1782Amey made a will on 4 December 1782 at Accomack Co, VA. To son Samuel Sandrews 90 acres where I live, he to give my son Richard Sandrews 1 years schooling. To daughter Elizabeth Sandrews. Son Thomas Sandrews. Daughter Rachel Sandrews. Bal. of estate except the crop to 4 children, Elizabeth, Thomas, Rachel & Richard Sandrews & the crop to be divided between my 5 children, Samuel, Rachel, Thomas, Elizabeth & Richard. Son Samuel Exr. Witt: Solomon Johnson, Robert Small, Richard Abbott.3 
Death*before 26 October 1784She died before 26 October 1784 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that her will was probated.3 

Family

(-----) Saunders (h/o Amey Perry) b. c 1720
Children 1.Samuel Saunders3 b. c 1752, d. b 27 Feb 1797
 2.Elizabeth Saunders3 b. c 1760
 3.Thomas Saunders3 b. c 1762
 4.Rachel Saunders3 b. c 1764
 5.Richard Saunders3 b. c 1766

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 148 (will of Samuel Jester, wife Mary).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1205 (tract A126).
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 349 (will of Amey Sandrews).

Elizabeth Perry1

F, b. circa 1728
FatherJeptha (Samson) Perry1 b. c 1700
MotherMargaret Jester1 b. c 1702
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1728Elizabeth Perry was born circa 1728 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Grfath's*17 November 1731Elizabeth was named in her grandfather's will on 17 November 1731 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Samuel Jester, wife Mary, left his plantation to wife Mary and then to my son-in-law Jeptha Perry & Margaret his wife for life, reversion to Amey & Elizabeth Perry, daughters of Jeptha & Margaret Perry.1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 148 (will of Samuel Jester, wife Mary).

Thomas Perry1

M, b. circa 1675, d. before 4 March 1728/29
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1675Thomas Perry was born circa 1675.1 
Will*26 January 1725/26Thomas made a will on 26 January 1725/26 at Accomack Co, VA. To Jeptha Samson alias Perry my adopted son, all my personal estate except my cane which I leave to Samuel Jestor, the father in law of my adopted son Jeptha Perry. Jeptha Perry Exr. Witt: Joseph Stockly, Jr., Edward Bayley, Gabriel Waters.1 
Death*before 4 March 1728/29He died before 4 March 1728/29 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated.1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 87 (will of Thomas Perry).

(-----) Saunders (h/o Amey Perry)1

M, b. circa 1720
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1720(-----) Saunders (h/o Amey Perry) was born circa 1720 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1750He married Amey Perry, daughter of Jeptha (Samson) Perry and Margaret Jester, circa 1750.1 

Family

Amey Perry b. c 1725, d. b 26 Oct 1784
Children 1.Samuel Saunders2 b. c 1752, d. b 27 Feb 1797
 2.Elizabeth Saunders2 b. c 1760
 3.Thomas Saunders2 b. c 1762
 4.Rachel Saunders2 b. c 1764
 5.Richard Saunders2 b. c 1766

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1205 (tract A126).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 349 (will of Amey Sandrews).

Samuel Saunders1

M, b. circa 1752, d. before 27 February 1797
Father(-----) Saunders (h/o Amey Perry)1 b. c 1720
MotherAmey Perry1 b. c 1725, d. b 26 Oct 1784
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1752Samuel Saunders was born circa 1752 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1780He married Keziah Hinman (Hinman?) circa 1780 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Mother's*4 December 1782Samuel was named in his mother's will on 4 December 1782 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son Samuel Sandrews and given 90 acres where I live in the will of Amey Sandrews.1 
Death*before 27 February 1797He died before 27 February 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on thisdate that administration on the estate of Samuel Sanders was granted to Keziah Sanders with William Hinman & Major Hinman securities.2 

Family

Keziah Hinman (Hinman?) b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 349 (will of Amey Sandrews).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 438 (adm of Samuel Sanders to Keziah Sanders).

Elizabeth Saunders1

F, b. circa 1760
Father(-----) Saunders (h/o Amey Perry)1 b. c 1720
MotherAmey Perry1 b. c 1725, d. b 26 Oct 1784
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1760Elizabeth Saunders was born circa 1760 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Mother's*4 December 1782Elizabeth was named in her mother's will on 4 December 1782 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as daughter Elizabeth Sandrews in the will of Amey Sandrews.1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 349 (will of Amey Sandrews).

Thomas Saunders1

M, b. circa 1762
Father(-----) Saunders (h/o Amey Perry)1 b. c 1720
MotherAmey Perry1 b. c 1725, d. b 26 Oct 1784
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1762Thomas Saunders was born circa 1762 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Mother's*4 December 1782Thomas was named in his mother's will on 4 December 1782 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son Thomas Sandrews in the will of Amey Sandrews.1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 349 (will of Amey Sandrews).

Rachel Saunders1

F, b. circa 1764
Father(-----) Saunders (h/o Amey Perry)1 b. c 1720
MotherAmey Perry1 b. c 1725, d. b 26 Oct 1784
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1764Rachel Saunders was born circa 1764 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Mother's*4 December 1782Rachel was named in her mother's will on 4 December 1782 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as daughter Rachel Sandrews in the will of Amey Sandrews.1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 349 (will of Amey Sandrews).

Richard Saunders1

M, b. circa 1766
Father(-----) Saunders (h/o Amey Perry)1 b. c 1720
MotherAmey Perry1 b. c 1725, d. b 26 Oct 1784
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1766Richard Saunders was born circa 1766 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Mother's*4 December 1782Richard was named in his mother's will on 4 December 1782 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son Richard Sandrews and he was to have 1 years schooling in the will of Amey Sandrews.1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 349 (will of Amey Sandrews).

Keziah Hinman (Hinman?)1

F, b. circa 1760
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*circa 1760Keziah Hinman (Hinman?) was born circa 1760 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1780She married Samuel Saunders, son of (-----) Saunders (h/o Amey Perry) and Amey Perry, circa 1780 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1780 As of circa 1780,her married name was Saunders. 
Administrator*27 February 1797Keziah was named as administrator of an estate on 27 February 1797 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on thisdate that administration on the estate of Samuel Sanders was granted to Keziah Sanders with William Hinman & Major Hinman securities.1 

Family

Samuel Saunders b. c 1752, d. b 27 Feb 1797

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 438 (adm of Samuel Sanders to Keziah Sanders).

Amy Saunders (orphan)1

F, b. October 1719
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*October 1719Amy Saunders (orphan) was born in October 1719 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Bound Out*7 February 1732/33She was bound out on 7 February 1732/33 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Amy Saunders (orphan, age 13 years last October) was ordered bound to John Haristoy till she arrieved at lawful age.1 

Citations

  1. [S973] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1731-1736, Volume 16, p. 100 (7 Feb 1732/33 court).

Jacob Saunders (orphan of Jno)1

M, b. March 1728
Last Edited27 Jan 2012
Birth*March 1728Jacob Saunders (orphan of Jno) was born in March 1728 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Bound Out*24 November 1741He was bound out on 24 November 1741 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Jacob Sanders (orphan of John Saunders), who would be 14 years old next March, was bound to Solomon White to become a house carpenter.1 
Bound Out1 June 1743He was bound out on 1 June 1743 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Jacob Saunders (orphan) was bound till lawful age to Justice Bundick to learn the trade of a bricklayer.2 

Citations

  1. [S978] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1737-1744, Volume 17, p. 245 (24 Nov 1741 court).
  2. [S978] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1737-1744, Volume 17, p. 331 (1 June 1743 court).

Catherine Sidney Lee Ringgold1

F, b. circa 1816
FatherTench Ringgold1 b. 6 Mar 1776, d. 27 Jul 1844
MotherMary Aylett Lee1 b. c 1795, d. 9 Jul 1826
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1816Catherine Sidney Lee Ringgold was born circa 1816.1 

Citations

  1. [S2242] Susan Gillberg,.

Mary Christian Lee1

F, b. circa 1780
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1780Mary Christian Lee was born circa 1780.1 
Marriage*circa 1800She married Tench Ringgold circa 1800.1 
Married Namecirca 1800 As of circa 1800,her married name was Ringgold. 

Family

Tench Ringgold b. 6 Mar 1776, d. 27 Jul 1844
Children 1.Mary Digges Galloway Ringgold1 b. 5 Oct 1800
 2.Benjamin Ringgold1 b. 4 Oct 1802
 3.ELiza Lee Ringgold1 b. 11 Feb 1806
 4.Sarah Brooke Lee Ringgold1 b. 11 May 1809
 5.Anna Maria Ringgold1 b. 29 Jan 1811

Citations

  1. [S2242] Susan Gillberg,.

Mary Digges Galloway Ringgold1

F, b. 5 October 1800
FatherTench Ringgold1 b. 6 Mar 1776, d. 27 Jul 1844
MotherMary Christian Lee1 b. c 1780
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*5 October 1800Mary Digges Galloway Ringgold was born on 5 October 1800.1 

Citations

  1. [S2242] Susan Gillberg,.

Benjamin Ringgold1

M, b. 4 October 1802
FatherTench Ringgold1 b. 6 Mar 1776, d. 27 Jul 1844
MotherMary Christian Lee1 b. c 1780
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*4 October 1802Benjamin Ringgold was born on 4 October 1802.1 

Citations

  1. [S2242] Susan Gillberg,.

ELiza Lee Ringgold1

F, b. 11 February 1806
FatherTench Ringgold1 b. 6 Mar 1776, d. 27 Jul 1844
MotherMary Christian Lee1 b. c 1780
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*11 February 1806ELiza Lee Ringgold was born on 11 February 1806.1 

Citations

  1. [S2242] Susan Gillberg,.

Sarah Brooke Lee Ringgold1

F, b. 11 May 1809
FatherTench Ringgold1 b. 6 Mar 1776, d. 27 Jul 1844
MotherMary Christian Lee1 b. c 1780
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*11 May 1809Sarah Brooke Lee Ringgold was born on 11 May 1809.1 
Marriage*circa 1830She married John Noylan Thomas circa 1830.1 
Married Namecirca 1830 As of circa 1830,her married name was Thomas. 

Family

John Noylan Thomas b. c 1805

Citations

  1. [S2242] Susan Gillberg,.

Anna Maria Ringgold1

F, b. 29 January 1811
FatherTench Ringgold1 b. 6 Mar 1776, d. 27 Jul 1844
MotherMary Christian Lee1 b. c 1780
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*29 January 1811Anna Maria Ringgold was born on 29 January 1811.1 
Marriage*circa 1835She married Dr. Henry Hunt circa 1835.1 
Married Namecirca 1835 As of circa 1835,her married name was Hunt. 

Family

Dr. Henry Hunt b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S2242] Susan Gillberg,.

John Noylan Thomas1

M, b. circa 1805
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1805John Noylan Thomas was born circa 1805.1 
Marriage*circa 1830He married Sarah Brooke Lee Ringgold, daughter of Tench Ringgold and Mary Christian Lee, circa 1830.1 

Family

Sarah Brooke Lee Ringgold b. 11 May 1809

Citations

  1. [S2242] Susan Gillberg,.

Dr. Henry Hunt1

M, b. circa 1810
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1810Dr. Henry Hunt was born circa 1810.1 
Marriage*circa 1835He married Anna Maria Ringgold, daughter of Tench Ringgold and Mary Christian Lee, circa 1835.1 

Family

Anna Maria Ringgold b. 29 Jan 1811

Citations

  1. [S2242] Susan Gillberg,.

William Furniss III1

M, b. circa 1706, d. before 12 February 1732/33
FatherJames Furniss2 b. 11 Feb 1678, d. 16 Feb 1708/9
MotherJudith Foxson2 b. c 1680
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1706William Furniss III was born circa 1706 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD.2 
Marriage*circa 1722He married Ann (-----) circa 1722.1,2 
Will*25 December 1732William made a will on 25 December 1732 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as William Furnis. To son James, middle plantation. To son William land & mentions Patrick Matthews, brother James Furnis & Solomon Long. To son George plantation. To son Nehemiah land. To daughter Esther. To wife Ann. Witt: John O'Dear, James Furnis & James Strawbridge.1 
Will - Mentioned in*5 January 1732/33William was mentioned in a will on 5 January 1732/33 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as William Furniss in the will of Ephraim Wilson.3 
Death*before 12 February 1732/33He died before 12 February 1732/33 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.1 

Family

Ann (-----) b. c 1680
Children 1.James Furniss1 b. c 1722, d. 1742/43
 2.William Furniss IV+1 b. c 1725, d. b 23 Sep 1777
 3.George Furniss1 b. c 1728
 4.Nehemiah Furniss1 b. c 1730
 5.Esther Furniss1 b. c 1732

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 36 (will of William Furniss, wife Ann).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).
  3. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 35 (will of Ephraim Wilson).

Ann (-----)1

F, b. circa 1680
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1680Ann (-----) was born circa 1680.1 
Marriage*circa 1722She married William Furniss III, son of James Furniss and Judith Foxson, circa 1722.1,2 
Married Namecirca 1722 As of circa 1722,her married name was Furniss. 
Will - Husb's*25 December 1732Ann was named in her husband's will on 25 December 1732 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as wife Ann in the will of William Furnis, wife Ann.1 

Family

William Furniss III b. c 1706, d. b 12 Feb 1732/33
Children 1.James Furniss1 b. c 1722, d. 1742/43
 2.William Furniss IV+1 b. c 1725, d. b 23 Sep 1777
 3.George Furniss1 b. c 1728
 4.Nehemiah Furniss1 b. c 1730
 5.Esther Furniss1 b. c 1732

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 36 (will of William Furniss, wife Ann).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).

James Furniss1

M, b. circa 1722, d. 1742/43
FatherWilliam Furniss III1 b. c 1706, d. b 12 Feb 1732/33
MotherAnn (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1722James Furniss was born circa 1722 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*25 December 1732James was named in his father's will on 25 December 1732 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son James in the will of William Furnis, wife Ann.1 
Death*1742/43He died in 1742/43 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Will - Witnessed*25 November 1743James witnessed a will on 25 November 1743 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that James Furniss, Whittington King and Ann Mondrow witnessed the will of Richard Chambers.3 

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 36 (will of William Furniss, wife Ann).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).
  3. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 55 (will of Richard Chambers).

William Furniss IV1

M, b. circa 1725, d. before 23 September 1777
FatherWilliam Furniss III1 b. c 1706, d. b 12 Feb 1732/33
MotherAnn (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited10 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1725William Furniss IV was born circa 1725 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*25 December 1732William was named in his father's will on 25 December 1732 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son William in the will of William Furnis, wife Ann.1 
Marriage*circa 1750He married Leah Lister, daughter of William Lister and Jane 'Jean' Stockdell (Stockdale), circa 1750.3 
Will - Mother-in-law*29 March 1756William was named in his mother-in-law's will on 29 March 1756 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that Jean Lister named daughter Leah Furnace, wife of William and a granddaughter Priscilla Furnace in her will.4 
Marriage*1756He married Grace Riggin, daughter of Teague Riggin III and Mary Townsend, in 1756.3 
Will*4 November 1775William made a will on 4 November 1775 at Somerset Co, MD. To wife Grace Extr. To son Thomas tract Fair Spring, if no issue to son Ephraim, tract Pools Hope. To son William plantation where I live Double Purchase and if no issue to son Littleton. To son Eli tract Arrindy and if no issue to son Ephraim. To daughter Nancy. Witt: Ephraim Stevens, Mathias Ward, Elias White. Bonds: Grace Furniss, John Jones (Goose Creek), John Porter. Appraisers: William Fleming & Isaraiah Tilghman.5 
Death*before 23 September 1777He died before 23 September 1777 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.5 

Family 1

Leah Lister b. c 1728
Marriage*circa 1750He married Leah Lister, daughter of William Lister and Jane 'Jean' Stockdell (Stockdale), circa 1750.3 
Child 1.Priscilla Furniss3 b. c 1750

Family 2

Grace Riggin b. c 1740, d. b 13 Jun 1786
Marriage*1756William Furniss IV married Grace Riggin, daughter of Teague Riggin III and Mary Townsend, in 1756.3 
Children 1.Thomas Furniss+3 b. c 1757
 2.William Furniss+3 b. c 1760
 3.Eli Furniss3 b. c 1765
 4.Ephraim Furniss3 b. c 1768
 5.Littleton F. Furniss3 b. c 1772
 6.Nancy Furniss3 b. c 1775

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 36 (will of William Furniss, wife Ann).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).
  3. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 118 (Furniss Family).
  4. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 13 (will of Jean Lister).
  5. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 4 (will of William Furniss, wife Grace).

William Furniss I1

M, b. circa 1635, d. before 2 August 1685
Last Edited26 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1635William Furniss I was born circa 1635.1 
Headright*27 November 1652He was named as a headright on 27 November 1652 at Northampton Co, VA. He was a headright for Edward Revell, son of Randall Revell.2 
Marriage*circa 1662He married Olive Ivery, daughter of Nicholas Ivery and Olive (-----), circa 1662 at Northampton Co, VA.3 
Living*1662William Furniss I was living in 1662 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD. With him was wife Olive. He was named a member of the first grand jury for Somerset 27 Nov 1666 and constable for Manokin Hundred 10 Apr 1668.2 
Land bought*between 1663 and 1681He bought land between 1663 and 1681 at Somerset Co, MD. He bought tracts of land on the south side of Manokin River and on Pocomoke River at Dividing Creek: Furnis Choice, Furnis Adventure, Curtis Improvement, Curtis Adventure, Long Since Agreed Upon (part of Davis Lott), Smiths Chance (part of Pooles Hope), Amity, Locust Ridge, Fair Springe, Middle Plantation (part of Double Purchase).2 
Marriage*circa 1685He married Honora (-----) circa 1685.2 
Death*before 2 August 1685William Furniss I died before 2 August 1685 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD.4 
Est inv filed*2 August 1685He's inventory was recorded on 2 August 1685 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as William Furnace. It was appraised by Andrew Whittington & John King.4 

Family 1

Olive Ivery b. c 1640
Marriage*circa 1662He married Olive Ivery, daughter of Nicholas Ivery and Olive (-----), circa 1662 at Northampton Co, VA.3 
Children 1.Comfort Furniss+5 b. 20 Dec 1663, d. b 17 Nov 1736
 2.Sarah Furniss3 b. 20 Dec 1665
 3.William Furniss II5 b. 20 Jul 1668, d. b 1685
 4.Elizabeth Furniss3 b. 2 Apr 1672
 5.James Furniss+1 b. 11 Feb 1678, d. 16 Feb 1708/9
 6.Rozannah Furniss3 b. Jan 1680
 7.Priscilla Furniss3 b. 9 Apr 1683
 8.Katherine Furniss3 b. c 1685

Family 2

Honora (-----) b. c 1650
Marriage*circa 1685William Furniss I married Honora (-----) circa 1685.2 

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 36 (will of William Furniss, wife Ann).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 116 (Furniss Family).
  3. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, p. 445 (Appendix X, Early Settlers).
  4. [S2171] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 14, 1748-1749 & Accts & Inventories 1678-1745, p. 27 (inventory of William Furniss appraised).
  5. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).

James Furniss1

M, b. 11 February 1678, d. 16 February 1708/9
FatherWilliam Furniss I1 b. c 1635, d. b 2 Aug 1685
MotherOlive Ivery2 b. c 1640
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*11 February 1678James Furniss was born on 11 February 1678 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD.3 
Marriage*circa 1698He married Judith Foxson, daughter of William Foxson and Judith (-----), circa 1698.3 
Will - Witnessed*4 April 1698James witnessed a will on 4 April 1698 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that Richard Chambers, Ephraim Pollak & James Furniss witnessed the will of William Nox, wife Margaret.4 
Will - Witnessed1 November 1704James witnessed a will on 1 November 1704 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that James Furniss, Richard Plunkett & Anthony More witnessed the will of Barnett Ward, wife Elizabeth. Barnett also mentioned James Furniss, Richard Plunkett & Mercy Fountain in his will.5 
Death*16 February 1708/9He died on 16 February 1708/9 at Somerset Co, MD, at age 31.3 
Will - Brother's*25 December 1732James was named in his brother's will on 25 December 1732 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as brother James Furnis in the will of William Furnis, wife Ann.1 

Family

Judith Foxson b. c 1680
Children 1.Elizabeth Furniss3 b. 29 Aug 1699
 2.Comfort Furniss3 b. 22 Dec 1701
 3.William Furniss III+3 b. c 1706, d. b 12 Feb 1732/33
 4.James Furniss+3 b. c 1707, d. b 13 Jan 1767
 5.Judith Furniss3 b. c 1709

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 36 (will of William Furniss, wife Ann).
  2. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, p. 445 (Appendix X, Early Settlers).
  3. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).
  4. [S2081] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County Wills 1770-1777 & 1675-1710 (Liber EB 5), p. 18 (will of William Nox, wife Margaret).
  5. [S2081] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County Wills 1770-1777 & 1675-1710 (Liber EB 5), p. 35 (will of Barnett Ward, wife Elizabeth).

George Furniss1

M, b. circa 1728
FatherWilliam Furniss III1 b. c 1706, d. b 12 Feb 1732/33
MotherAnn (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1728George Furniss was born circa 1728 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*25 December 1732George was named in his father's will on 25 December 1732 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son George in the will of William Furnis, wife Ann.1 

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 36 (will of William Furniss, wife Ann).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).

Nehemiah Furniss1

M, b. circa 1730
FatherWilliam Furniss III1 b. c 1706, d. b 12 Feb 1732/33
MotherAnn (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1730Nehemiah Furniss was born circa 1730 at Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Will - Husb's*25 December 1732Nehemiah was named in her husband's will on 25 December 1732 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son Nehemiah in the will of William Furnis, wife Ann.1 

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 36 (will of William Furniss, wife Ann).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).

Esther Furniss1

F, b. circa 1732
FatherWilliam Furniss III1 b. c 1706, d. b 12 Feb 1732/33
MotherAnn (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1732Esther Furniss was born circa 1732 at Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Will - Father's*25 December 1732Esther was named in her father's will on 25 December 1732 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Esther in the will of William Furnis, wife Ann.1 

Citations

  1. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 36 (will of William Furniss, wife Ann).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).

Olive Ivery1

F, b. circa 1640
FatherNicholas Ivery1 b. c 1615
MotherOlive (-----)1 b. c 1620
Last Edited26 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1640Olive Ivery was born circa 1640.2 
Marriage*circa 1662She married William Furniss I circa 1662 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Married Namecirca 1662 As of circa 1662,her married name was Furniss. 

Family

William Furniss I b. c 1635, d. b 2 Aug 1685
Children 1.Comfort Furniss+3 b. 20 Dec 1663, d. b 17 Nov 1736
 2.Sarah Furniss2 b. 20 Dec 1665
 3.William Furniss II3 b. 20 Jul 1668, d. b 1685
 4.Elizabeth Furniss2 b. 2 Apr 1672
 5.James Furniss+2 b. 11 Feb 1678, d. 16 Feb 1708/9
 6.Rozannah Furniss2 b. Jan 1680
 7.Priscilla Furniss2 b. 9 Apr 1683
 8.Katherine Furniss2 b. c 1685

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 116 (Furniss Family).
  2. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, p. 445 (Appendix X, Early Settlers).
  3. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).

Sarah Furniss1

F, b. 20 December 1665
FatherWilliam Furniss I1 b. c 1635, d. b 2 Aug 1685
MotherOlive Ivery1 b. c 1640
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*20 December 1665Sarah Furniss was born on 20 December 1665 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD.2 
Marriage*circa 1685She married John Bennett circa 1685.1 
Married Namecirca 1685 As of circa 1685,her married name was Bennett. 

Family

John Bennett b. c 1660

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, p. 445 (Appendix X, Early Settlers).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).

John Bennett1

M, b. circa 1660
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1660John Bennett was born circa 1660.1 
Marriage*circa 1685He married Sarah Furniss, daughter of William Furniss I and Olive Ivery, circa 1685.1 

Family

Sarah Furniss b. 20 Dec 1665

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, p. 445 (Appendix X, Early Settlers).

Elizabeth Furniss1

F, b. 2 April 1672
FatherWilliam Furniss I1 b. c 1635, d. b 2 Aug 1685
MotherOlive Ivery1 b. c 1640
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*2 April 1672Elizabeth Furniss was born on 2 April 1672 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD.2 

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, p. 445 (Appendix X, Early Settlers).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).

Judith Foxson1

F, b. circa 1680
FatherWilliam Foxson1 b. c 1650, d. b 18 Jul 1713
MotherJudith (-----)1 b. c 1660
Last Edited26 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1680Judith Foxson was born circa 1680.2 
Marriage*circa 1698She married James Furniss, son of William Furniss I and Olive Ivery, circa 1698.1 
Married Namecirca 1698 As of circa 1698,her married name was Furniss. 

Family

James Furniss b. 11 Feb 1678, d. 16 Feb 1708/9
Children 1.Elizabeth Furniss1 b. 29 Aug 1699
 2.Comfort Furniss1 b. 22 Dec 1701
 3.William Furniss III+1 b. c 1706, d. b 12 Feb 1732/33
 4.James Furniss+1 b. c 1707, d. b 13 Jan 1767
 5.Judith Furniss1 b. c 1709

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).
  2. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, p. 445 (Appendix X, Early Settlers).

Rozannah Furniss1

F, b. January 1680
FatherWilliam Furniss I1 b. c 1635, d. b 2 Aug 1685
MotherOlive Ivery1 b. c 1640
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*January 1680Rozannah Furniss was born in January 1680 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD.2 

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, p. 445 (Appendix X, Early Settlers).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).

Priscilla Furniss1

F, b. 9 April 1683
FatherWilliam Furniss I1 b. c 1635, d. b 2 Aug 1685
MotherOlive Ivery1 b. c 1640
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*9 April 1683Priscilla Furniss was born on 9 April 1683 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD.2 

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, p. 445 (Appendix X, Early Settlers).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).

Katherine Furniss1

F, b. circa 1685
FatherWilliam Furniss I1 b. c 1635, d. b 2 Aug 1685
MotherOlive Ivery1 b. c 1640
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1685Katherine Furniss was born circa 1685 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, p. 445 (Appendix X, Early Settlers).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).

John Strawbridge1

M, b. circa 1640
Last Edited10 Sep 2018
Birth*circa 1640John Strawbridge was born circa 1640.1 
Marriage*circa 1690He married Honora (-----) circa 1690.2 

Family

Honora (-----) b. c 1650

Citations

  1. [S224] Clayton Torrence, Old Somerset on The Eastern Shore of Maryland, p. 445 (Appendix X, Early Settlers).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 116 (Furniss Family).

Nicholas Ivery1

M, b. circa 1615
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1615Nicholas Ivery was born circa 1615.1 
Marriage*circa 1640He married Olive (-----) circa 1640.1 

Family

Olive (-----) b. c 1620
Child 1.Olive Ivery+1 b. c 1640

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 116 (Furniss Family).

Olive (-----)1

F, b. circa 1620
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1620Olive (-----) was born circa 1620.1 
Marriage*circa 1640She married Nicholas Ivery circa 1640.1 
Married Namecirca 1640 As of circa 1640,her married name was Ivery. 

Family

Nicholas Ivery b. c 1615
Child 1.Olive Ivery+1 b. c 1640

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 116 (Furniss Family).

Honora (-----)1

F, b. circa 1650
Last Edited10 Sep 2018
Birth*circa 1650Honora (-----) was born circa 1650.1 
Marriage*circa 1685She married William Furniss I circa 1685.1 
Married Namecirca 1685 As of circa 1685,her married name was Furniss. 
Marriagecirca 1690Honora (-----) married John Strawbridge circa 1690.1 
Married Namecirca 1690 As of circa 1690,her married name was Strawbridge. 

Family

William Furniss I b. c 1635, d. b 2 Aug 1685

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 116 (Furniss Family).

William Foxson1

M, b. circa 1650, d. before 18 July 1713
Last Edited26 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1650William Foxson was born circa 1650.1 
Marriage*circa 1680He married Judith (-----) circa 1680.1 
Death*before 18 July 1713William Foxson died before 18 July 1713 at Somerset Co, MD.2 

Family

Judith (-----) b. c 1660
Child 1.Judith Foxson+1 b. c 1680

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).
  2. [S2244] Rob Hall, Ancestors of Hannah Furniss Tull.

Judith (-----)1

F, b. circa 1660
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1660Judith (-----) was born circa 1660.1 
Marriage*circa 1680She married William Foxson circa 1680.1 
Married Namecirca 1680 As of circa 1680,her married name was Foxson. 

Family

William Foxson b. c 1650, d. b 18 Jul 1713
Child 1.Judith Foxson+1 b. c 1680

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).

William Furniss II1

M, b. 20 July 1668, d. before 1685
FatherWilliam Furniss I1 b. c 1635, d. b 2 Aug 1685
MotherOlive Ivery1 b. c 1640
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*20 July 1668William Furniss II was born on 20 July 1668 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*before 1685He died before 1685.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).

Elizabeth Furniss1

F, b. 29 August 1699
FatherJames Furniss1 b. 11 Feb 1678, d. 16 Feb 1708/9
MotherJudith Foxson1 b. c 1680
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*29 August 1699Elizabeth Furniss was born on 29 August 1699 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).

Comfort Furniss1

F, b. 22 December 1701
FatherJames Furniss1 b. 11 Feb 1678, d. 16 Feb 1708/9
MotherJudith Foxson1 b. c 1680
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*22 December 1701Comfort Furniss was born on 22 December 1701 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).

James Furniss1

M, b. circa 1707, d. before 13 January 1767
FatherJames Furniss1 b. 11 Feb 1678, d. 16 Feb 1708/9
MotherJudith Foxson1 b. c 1680
Last Edited24 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1707James Furniss was born circa 1707 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1730He married Elizabeth Bowland circa 1730.2 
Marriage*after 23 February 1743/44James Furniss married Sarah Townsend, daughter of Jeremiah Townsend I and Anne Brickhouse, after 23 February 1743/44 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Will*4 December 1765James made a will on 4 December 1765 at Somerset Co, MD. To son William, Extr., and dwelling plantation where I live. To son George (under 21) two tracts Something Worth & Wolfs Den. To sons Jonathan (under 21) and James. To daughters Sarah, Judith Furnace & Elizabeth Cordray. To wife Sarah. Witt: Isaiah Tilghman, Jessee King & Aaron Tilghman.3 
Death*before 13 January 1767He died before 13 January 1767 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.3 

Family 1

Elizabeth Bowland b. c 1710
Children 1.Elizabeth Furniss2 b. c 1735
 2.William Furniss Jr.+2 b. c 1739, d. b 13 Dec 1774
 3.Sarah Furniss2 b. c 1742
 4.James Furniss+2 b. c 1742, d. b Apr 1783
 5.Jonathan Furniss2 b. c 1746, d. b 28 Mar 1775

Family 2

Sarah Townsend b. c 1706
Children 1.George Furniss+2 b. 1747, d. b 25 Jul 1807
 2.Judith Furniss2 b. c 1749, d. b 13 Dec 1774

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).
  2. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 118 (Furniss Family).
  3. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 35 (will of James Furnace, wife Sarah).

Judith Furniss1

F, b. circa 1709
FatherJames Furniss1 b. 11 Feb 1678, d. 16 Feb 1708/9
MotherJudith Foxson1 b. c 1680
Last Edited9 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1709Judith Furniss was born circa 1709 at Manokin, Somerset Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 117 (Furniss Family).

Leah Lister1

F, b. circa 1728
FatherWilliam Lister1 b. c 1695
MotherJane 'Jean' Stockdell (Stockdale)1 b. c 1700, d. b 27 Apr 1756
Last Edited10 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1728Leah Lister was born circa 1728 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1750She married William Furniss IV, son of William Furniss III and Ann (-----), circa 1750.1 
Married Namecirca 1750 As of circa 1750,her married name was Furniss. 
Will - Mother's*29 March 1756Leah was named in her mother's will on 29 March 1756 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as daughter Leah Furnace, wife of William with a daughter Priscilla Furnace in the will of Jean Lister.2 

Family

William Furniss IV b. c 1725, d. b 23 Sep 1777
Child 1.Priscilla Furniss1 b. c 1750

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 118 (Furniss Family).
  2. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 13 (will of Jean Lister).

Priscilla Furniss1

F, b. circa 1750
FatherWilliam Furniss IV1 b. c 1725, d. b 23 Sep 1777
MotherLeah Lister1 b. c 1728
Last Edited10 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1750Priscilla Furniss was born circa 1750 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Grmoth's*29 March 1756Priscilla was named in her grandmother's will on 29 March 1756 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that Jean Lister named daughter Leah Furnace, wife of William and a granddaughter Priscilla Furnace in her will.2 

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 118 (Furniss Family).
  2. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 13 (will of Jean Lister).

Grace Riggin1

F, b. circa 1740, d. before 13 June 1786
FatherTeague Riggin III1 b. c 1700
MotherMary Townsend1 b. c 1701
Last Edited10 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1740Grace Riggin was born circa 1740 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*1756She married William Furniss IV, son of William Furniss III and Ann (-----), in 1756.1 
Married Name1756 As of 1756,her married name was Furniss. 
Will - Husb's*4 November 1775Grace was named in her husband's will on 4 November 1775 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as wife Grace in the will of William Furniss.2 
Will*30 May 1786Grace made a will on 30 May 1786 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Grace Irving. To son Littleton Furniss, estate from his father William Furniss. To sons Thomas, William, Eli and Ephraim Furniss. To granddaughters Nancy Furniss, daughter of Thomas & Molly Furniss, daughter of William Furniss. To sisters Rebecca Benston and Molly Ward. To Prissey Bensston. To Nancy Furniss and Sally Furniss, wives of Thomas & William. Friend James Curtis Extr. Witt: Levin Wooklford, Benton Riggin & George Riggin.3 
Death*before 13 June 1786She died before 13 June 1786 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was probated.3 

Family

William Furniss IV b. c 1725, d. b 23 Sep 1777
Children 1.Thomas Furniss+1 b. c 1757
 2.William Furniss+1 b. c 1760
 3.Eli Furniss1 b. c 1765
 4.Ephraim Furniss1 b. c 1768
 5.Littleton F. Furniss1 b. c 1772
 6.Nancy Furniss1 b. c 1775

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 118 (Furniss Family).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 4 (will of William Furniss, wife Grace).
  3. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 37 (will of Grace Irving).

Thomas Furniss1

M, b. circa 1757
FatherWilliam Furniss IV1 b. c 1725, d. b 23 Sep 1777
MotherGrace Riggin1 b. c 1740, d. b 13 Jun 1786
Last Edited10 Feb 2012
Birth*circa 1757Thomas Furniss was born circa 1757 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*4 November 1775Thomas was named in his father's will on 4 November 1775 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son Thomas and given tract Fair Spring in the will of William Furniss, wife Grace.2 
Marriage*circa 1780He married Sarah (of Thos & Grace) Dixon, daughter of Thomas (of Thos of Thos) Dixon and Grace Toadvine, circa 1780.3 
Will - Mother's*30 May 1786Thomas was named in his mother's will on 30 May 1786 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as son Thomas Furniss in the will of Grace Irving. She also named Nancy Furniss as a wife of Thomas Furniss and a granddaughter Nancy Thomas.4 
Will - Father-in-law*18 September 1794Thomas was named in his father-in-law's will on 18 September 1794 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Thomas Furniss and named Extr in the will of Thomas Dixon. Dixon also named Sarah Dixon Furniss, wife of Thomas and gave her several tracts of land. He also named the children of Thomas Furniss as William, James, Nancy, Thomas & John Furniss.3 

Family

Sarah (of Thos & Grace) Dixon b. 8 May 1752
Children 1.William Furniss3 b. c 1780
 2.James Furniss (s/o Thos)+3 b. c 1782
 3.Nancy Furniss4 b. c 1784
 4.Thomas Furniss3 b. c 1792
 5.John Furniss3 b. c 1794

Citations

  1. [S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 118 (Furniss Family).
  2. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 4 (will of William Furniss, wife Grace).
  3. [S1053] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book EB 7, 1788-1799, p. 30 (will of Thomas Dixon).
  4. [S1052] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book EB 1, 1777-1788, p. 37 (will of Grace Irving).