James Henry1

M, b. 1759, d. before 27 February 1787
FatherRev. Hugh Henry1 b. c 1725, d. 11 Nov 1762
MotherSarah Handy1 b. 25 Jul 1731, d. Apr 1802
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited19 Aug 2015
Birth*1759James Henry was born in 1759 at Somerset Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*8 November 1762James was named in his father's will on 8 November 1762 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will Hugh Henry, wife Sarah, named sons Isaac, Hugh, James and William Blair Henry and a daughter Nancy and a brother James Henry.3 
Marriage*25 December 1786He married Susannah Harmanson, daughter of John (85) Harmanson Sr., Gent. and (-----) (-----), on 25 December 1786 at Northampton Co, VA. Nathaniel Darby was security on the M.L.B. of James Henry and Susanna Harmanson, daughter of John Harmanson Esq dec'd.4 
Will*12 February 1787James made a will on 12 February 1787 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as James Henry whose will was partly proved 27 Feb 1787 and probated 25 Sep 1787. To wife Susannah land where I now live forever. To mother Sarah Darby, widow of John Darby of the State of Maryland. To brother Isaac Henry & to his son Hugh Henry. To cousin Handy Harris. To my sister Nancy Polk. To sister Elizabeth Henry, widow of William B. Henry. Wife Susannah residual legatee. Edward Ker & Col. John Darby Exrs. Witt: Amos Underhill, Christopher Satchell, Charles Carpenter.1 
Death*before 27 February 1787He died before 27 February 1787 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Burial*James was buried at Fairview, Hacks Neck, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as James, son of Hugh Henry, died 1787, aged 28 years.2 

Family

Susannah Harmanson b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 367 (will of James Henry, wife Susannah).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 658 (tract A23).
  3. [S2152] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, Maryland, Will Book 1750-1772, p. 30 (will of Hugh Henry, wife Sarah).
  4. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

Anthaliner 'Attalanta' Robins1

F, b. circa 1740
Last Edited16 Dec 2012
Birth*circa 1740Anthaliner 'Attalanta' Robins was born circa 1740.1 
Marriage*circa 1758She married Robert Watson McColley, son of John McColley Jr. and Elizabeth Watson, circa 1758.1 
Married Namecirca 1758 As of circa 1758,her married name was McColley. 

Family

Robert Watson McColley b. c 1739, d. b 26 Dec 1811
Child 1.Elias 'Eli' McColley+1 b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S2281] Vern Skinner Jr.,.

Elias 'Eli' McColley1

M, b. circa 1760
FatherRobert Watson McColley1 b. c 1739, d. b 26 Dec 1811
MotherAnthaliner 'Attalanta' Robins1 b. c 1740
Last Edited16 Dec 2012
Birth*circa 1760Elias 'Eli' McColley was born circa 1760.1 
Marriage*circa 1780He married Betsy Marvel circa 1780.1 

Family

Betsy Marvel b. c 1760
Child 1.Robert Marvel McColley Sr.+1 b. bt 1788 - 1789, d. 19 Jul 1878

Citations

  1. [S2281] Vern Skinner Jr.,.

Betsy Marvel1

F, b. circa 1760
Last Edited16 Dec 2012
Birth*circa 1760Betsy Marvel was born circa 1760.1 
Marriage*circa 1780She married Elias 'Eli' McColley, son of Robert Watson McColley and Anthaliner 'Attalanta' Robins, circa 1780.1 
Married Namecirca 1780 As of circa 1780,her married name was McColley. 

Family

Elias 'Eli' McColley b. c 1760
Child 1.Robert Marvel McColley Sr.+1 b. bt 1788 - 1789, d. 19 Jul 1878

Citations

  1. [S2281] Vern Skinner Jr.,.

Rufus Duncan Burgess1

M, b. 23 September 1892, d. 13 January 1960
FatherArthur Kight Burgess2 b. 9 Jan 1857, d. 9 Jun 1931
MotherMary Duncan2 b. Jan 1858, d. b 1910
Last Edited23 Nov 2015
Birth*23 September 1892Rufus Duncan Burgess was born on 23 September 1892 at Old Trap, Camden Co, NC.3,4 
Census w/parents*1900Rufus was listed with his parents in the census of 1900 at Shiloh, Camden Co, NC. The household was headed by Arthur Burgess, age 43. Listed with him were Mary Burgess, a 42 year old wife; Walter Burgess, a 16 year old son; Bettie Burgess, a 14 year old daughter; Mannie Burgess, a 12 year old daughter; Henrietta Burgess, a 10 year old daughter; and Rufus Burgess, a 7 year old son.5 
Census w/father*1910Rufus was listed with his father in the census of 1910 at Shiloh, Camden Co, NC. The household was headed by Arthur K. Burgess, age 53. Listed with him were Walton D. Burgess, a 25 year old son; Mamie Burgess, a 22 year old daughter; and Ruffas Burgess, a 17 year old son.6 
Marriage*6 January 1914He married Virginia Webster Burgess, daughter of John Louis Burgess and Helen Pendleton, on 6 January 1914 at Elizabeth City, Pasquotank, NC. He was shown as Rufus Burgess of Old Trap, NC, age 21, the son of A.K. Burgess (living) and Mary Burgess (dead) and she was shown as Virginia Webster Burgess of Old Trap, NC, age 18, the daughter of John Burgess (living) and Helen Burgess (dead).7 
Draft Card5 June 1917Rufus Duncan Burgess was shown on a Draft Card on 5 June 1917 at Old Trap, Camden Co, NC. He was shown as Rufus Duncan Burgess, born 23 Sep 1892, farming and married with a wife. Red hair & blue eyes.8 
Census head*1920Rufus was listed as a head of household in the census of 1920 at Shiloh, Camden Co, NC. The household was headed by Rufus Burgess, age 27. Listed with him was Webster Burgess, a 22 year old wife, born in NC as were both of her parents.9 
Census head*1930Rufus was listed as a head of household in the census of 1930 at Chincoteauge, Accomack Co, VA. The household was headed by Rufus D. Burgess, a 37 year old owner of a shoe repair shop, born in NC. He was married at age 21. Listed with him were Virginia W. Burgess, a 32 year old wife who was born in NC. She was married at age 16; Helen R. Burgess, an 8 year old daugher, born in VA; Paul Burgess, a 7 year old son, born in VA; and Martin L. Burgess, age 2y 5m and born in VA.7 
Census head1940Rufus was listed as a head of household in the census of 1940 at Chincoteauge, Accomack Co, VA. The household was headed by Rufus D. Burgess, a 47 year shoe mender. Listed with him were Virginia W. Burgess, a 43 year old wife; Ruth H. Burgess, an 18 year old daughter; Paul Burgess, a 17 year old son; and Martine Burgess, a 12 year old son.10 
Draft Card*1942He was shown on a Draft Card in 1942 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Rufus Duncan Burgess, born 23 Sep 1892 in Camden, NC and living at Chincoteague Island, VA.3 
Death*13 January 1960He died on 13 January 1960 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA, at age 67. He was shown as Rufus Duncon Burgess who died 13 Jan 1960. He had been living at Deep Hole, Chincoteague, VA. He was born 23 Sep 1892, in North Carolina, aged 67. His father was Arthur Burgess and his mother was Mary Duncon. The information was given by Mrs. Virginia Burgess, his wife.2 
Burial*Rufus was buried at Downings Cemetery, Oak Hall, Acc Co, VA.1 

Family

Virginia Webster Burgess b. 18 Feb 1896, d. 25 Mar 1988
Marriage*6 January 1914He married Virginia Webster Burgess, daughter of John Louis Burgess and Helen Pendleton, on 6 January 1914 at Elizabeth City, Pasquotank, NC. He was shown as Rufus Burgess of Old Trap, NC, age 21, the son of A.K. Burgess (living) and Mary Burgess (dead) and she was shown as Virginia Webster Burgess of Old Trap, NC, age 18, the daughter of John Burgess (living) and Helen Burgess (dead).7 
Child 1.Paul Burgess+1 b. 7 Oct 1921, d. 8 Dec 1994

Citations

  1. [S2282] James Waine Carpenter Sr., From Tears To Memories II, J.W. Taylor & Downing Cemeteries.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014 for Rufus Duncon Burgess.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 forRufus Duncan Burgess.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Virginia Webster Burgass in the North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011.
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Camden Co, NC.
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1910 Federal Census, Camden Co, NC.
  7. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1930 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  8. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 for Rufus Duncan Burgess.
  9. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1920 Federal Census, Camden Co, NC.
  10. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1940 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Virginia Webster Burgess1

F, b. 18 February 1896, d. 25 March 1988
FatherJohn Louis Burgess1 b. 25 Jul 1875, d. 4 Jun 1940
MotherHelen Pendleton1 b. 10 Oct 1878, d. 3 Dec 1913
Last Edited23 Nov 2015
Birth*18 February 1896Virginia Webster Burgess was born on 18 February 1896 at Old Trap, Camden Co, NC.2,1 
Census w/parents*15 June 1900Virginia was listed with her parents in the census of 15 June 1900 at Shiloh, Camden Co, NC. The household was headed by John Burgett, a 24 year old farmer. Listed with him were Helen Burgett, a 21 year old wife; Virginia Burgett, a 3 year old daugther; and Adelia Burgett, a 1 month old daughter.3 
Census w/parents1910Virginia was listed with her parents in the census of 1910 at Shiloh, Camden Co, NC. The household was headed by John L. Burgess, age 34. Listed with him were the following Burgesses: Hellen, a 31 year old wife; Virginia W., a 13 year old daughter; Florence, a 9 year old daugter; Howard L., an 8 year old son; Cornealus, a 6 year old son; Hellen M., a 4 year old daughter; and Lillie P.W., a 1y 9m old daughter.4 
Marriage*6 January 1914She married Rufus Duncan Burgess, son of Arthur Kight Burgess and Mary Duncan, on 6 January 1914 at Elizabeth City, Pasquotank, NC. He was shown as Rufus Burgess of Old Trap, NC, age 21, the son of A.K. Burgess (living) and Mary Burgess (dead) and she was shown as Virginia Webster Burgess of Old Trap, NC, age 18, the daughter of John Burgess (living) and Helen Burgess (dead).5 
Census w/husband*1920Virginia was listed with her husband in the census of 1920 at Shiloh, Camden Co, NC. The household was headed by Rufus Burgess, age 27. Listed with him was Webster Burgess, a 22 year old wife, born in NC as were both of her parents.6 
Census w/husband1930Virginia was listed with her husband in the census of 1930 at Chincoteauge, Accomack Co, VA. The household was headed by Rufus D. Burgess, a 37 year old owner of a shoe repair shop, born in NC. He was married at age 21. Listed with him were Virginia W. Burgess, a 32 year old wife who was born in NC. She was married at age 16; Helen R. Burgess, an 8 year old daugher, born in VA; Paul Burgess, a 7 year old son, born in VA; and Martin L. Burgess, age 2y 5m and born in VA.5 
Census w/husband1940Virginia was listed with her husband in the census of 1940 at Chincoteauge, Accomack Co, VA. The household was headed by Rufus D. Burgess, a 47 year shoe mender. Listed with him were Virginia W. Burgess, a 43 year old wife; Ruth H. Burgess, an 18 year old daughter; Paul Burgess, a 17 year old son; and Martine Burgess, a 12 year old son.7 
Death*25 March 1988She died on 25 March 1988 at age 92.2 
Burial*Virginia was buried at Downings Cemetery, Oak Hall, Acc Co, VA.2 

Family

Rufus Duncan Burgess b. 23 Sep 1892, d. 13 Jan 1960
Marriage*6 January 1914She married Rufus Duncan Burgess, son of Arthur Kight Burgess and Mary Duncan, on 6 January 1914 at Elizabeth City, Pasquotank, NC. He was shown as Rufus Burgess of Old Trap, NC, age 21, the son of A.K. Burgess (living) and Mary Burgess (dead) and she was shown as Virginia Webster Burgess of Old Trap, NC, age 18, the daughter of John Burgess (living) and Helen Burgess (dead).5 
Child 1.Paul Burgess+2 b. 7 Oct 1921, d. 8 Dec 1994

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Virginia Webster Burgass in the North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011.
  2. [S2282] James Waine Carpenter Sr., From Tears To Memories II, J.W. Taylor & Downing Cemeteries.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Camden Co, NC.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1910 Federal Census, Camden Co, NC.
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1930 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1920 Federal Census, Camden Co, NC.
  7. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1940 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Richard Neville carpenter1

M, b. circa 1625, d. before 2 November 1659
Last Edited4 May 2013
Birth*circa 1625Richard Neville carpenter was born circa 1625.1 
Headright*11 January 1640/41He was named as a headright on 11 January 1640/41 at Accomacke, VA. He was shown as Richard Nevell on a certificate granted to Capt. Stone for 950 acres of land for transportating 19 persons into the colony of Virginia.2 
Appraiser*29 November 1649Richard was named as an appraiser of an estate on 29 November 1649 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Levyne Denwood, Ambrose Dixon and Richard Newell were named to appraise the estate of Francis Gibbe.3 
Headright20 March 1650He was named as a headright on 20 March 1650 at North River, Mockjack Bay, VA. He was shown as Rich'd Nevil on a list of headrights for 1150 acres lying on the N.W. side of the North River in Mockjack Bay granted to Mr. Anthony Ellyott.4 
Oath to England*30 March 1651He took the oath of allegiance to hereby engage and promise to be true and faithful to the Commonwealth of England as it is now established without King or House of Lords on 30 March 1651 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Richard Neuell.5 
Anecdote21 March 1652 On 21 Mar 1652 Robert Andrews of Nandue in N'hamp Co, VA, Gent, have sold unto Rich Nevell, carpenter, one cow, colored black, at present great with calf, marked cropt on both ears and a hole on the right side ear.6 
Marriage*circa 1655He married Mary (-----) circa 1655.1 
Anecdote30 April 1655 On 30 Apr 1655 in N'hamp Co Court in the difference between Rich: Newell pltf and Capt Wm. Waters, attorney for orphan of Capt. Steph: Charlton, upon a claim of 4,000 lbs tobacco pretended to be paid to Capt. Steph: Charlton for 250 acres of land as approved by bond signed by Capt. Steph: Charlton dated 5 Nov 1652. The case was to be referred to the Governor & Council on the first day of the next court held at James City provided that the deft put in sufficient security to pay damages.7 
AnecdoteMay 1655 At the May 1655 N'hamp Co Court the difference between Rich: Nevell pltf and Mr. Benjamin Cowderaye deft concerning satisfication for Boardes burned (which suite the court well remembered was lately determined by the virdect of a jury) therefore now unnecessarily comenced. It is therefore ordered that Rich: Nevell shall forthwith make payment of all costs and charges.8 
Anecdote1 July 1656 On 1 July 1656 James Barnabe gave one cow with her cow calf & to my godson James Nevel, the son of Richard Nevel, carpenter, to have and to hold with all their increase. The male cattled to be put to use for his education and the female to be looked after for a stock when he shall come to age and the parents to have the use & benefit of the milk. If James was to die underage then his mothers children to have the cattle & if she has no other children then his mother, Mary Nevell shall enjoy all the cattle for her own proper use & benefit. Wittnessed by William Stephens. 
Est inv named*6 November 1656Richard Neville carpenter was named in an inventory of an estate on 6 November 1656 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Richard Nevell whose bill was 624 lbs tobacco in the inventory of Mr. Jno. Reignoldes taken by Capt. Jno. Stringer.9 
Est Settm't Named In*24 June 1657He was named in an estate settlement on 24 June 1657 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Rich: Nevell who owed 50 lbs tobacco to the estate of Lt. Col. Wm. Andrews dec'd.10 
Anecdote12 July 1659 On 12 July 1659 in N'hamp Co Court it was recorded that Rich Newell, cooper, of Northampton Co have bargained, sold & delivered unto Argall Smith of the same County one black horse on 27 Jun 1659. Signed Rich Nevell.11 
Will*25 September 1659Richard made a will on 25 September 1659 at Northampton Co, VA. Entire estate to my wife Mary Nevell. Witt: John Coale, George (X) Such. (Note: James Barnabe claimed James Nevel, the son of Richard and Mary Nevell, to be his godson.)1 
Death*before 2 November 1659He died before 2 November 1659 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated.1 
Anecdote*28 December 1659 On 28 Nov 1659 an inquest held at the house of Richard Nevell could not determine the cause of Elizabeth Hickman's death, although bodily injury was apparent.12 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1635
Marriage*circa 1655He married Mary (-----) circa 1655.1 
Child 1.James Neville mariner1 b. 1655

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 60 (will of Richard Nevell, wife Mary).
  2. [S2038] Susie M. Ames, Accomack-Northampton County, Virginia, Court Records, 1640-1645, p. 56.
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 23 (adm of Francis Gibbe to Stephen Charlton).
  4. [S893] Complier Nell Marion Nugent, Cavaliers and Pioneers, Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants, 1623-1666, Vol I, p. 208.
  5. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 34 (Oath to be faithful to the Commonwealth of England).
  6. [S2257] Frank V. Walczyk, Northampton Co, VA, Bk 04, Orders, Deeds & Wills, 1651-1654, p. 96 (Andrews sale to Nevell).
  7. [S2136] Dr. Howard Mackey and Marlene A. Groves, Northampton County, Virginia, Record Book, Deeds, Wills &c, Volume 06 & 7-8, 1655-1657(sic) 1668, p. 70 (Newell vs Waters).
  8. [S2136] Dr. Howard Mackey and Marlene A. Groves, Northampton County, Virginia, Record Book, Deeds, Wills &c, Volume 06 & 7-8, 1655-1657(sic) 1668, p. 72 (Nevell vs Cowdray).
  9. [S2136] Dr. Howard Mackey and Marlene A. Groves, Northampton County, Virginia, Record Book, Deeds, Wills &c, Volume 06 & 7-8, 1655-1657(sic) 1668, p. 170 (estate inventory of Mr. Jno. Reignoldes).
  10. [S2136] Dr. Howard Mackey and Marlene A. Groves, Northampton County, Virginia, Record Book, Deeds, Wills &c, Volume 06 & 7-8, 1655-1657(sic) 1668, p. 144 (estate settlement of Lt. Col. Wm. Andrews dec'd).
  11. [S2137] Dr. Howard Mackey and Marlene A. Groves, Northampton County, Virginia, Record Book, Deeds, Wills &c, Volume 07, 1657-1666, p. 61 (Rich Newell sale).
  12. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 52 (death of Elizabeth Hickman).

Mary (-----)1

F, b. circa 1635
Last Edited25 Dec 2012
Birth*circa 1635Mary (-----) was born circa 1635.1 
Marriage*circa 1655She married Richard Neville carpenter circa 1655.1 
Married Namecirca 1655 As of circa 1655,her married name was Neville. 
Anecdote1 July 1656 On 1 July 1656 James Barnabe gave one cow with her cow calf & to my godson James Nevel, the son of Richard Nevel, carpenter, to have and to hold with all their increase. The male cattled to be put to use for his education and the female to be looked after for a stock when he shall come to age and the parents to have the use & benefit of the milk. If James was to die underage then his mothers children to have the cattle & if she has no other children then his mother, Mary Nevell shall enjoy all the cattle for her own proper use & benefit. Wittnessed by William Stephens.2 
Will - Husb's*25 September 1659Mary was named in her husband's will on 25 September 1659 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as my wife Mary Nevell and given my entire estate in the will of Richard Nevell.1 
Marriage*circa 1660She married John Furrs circa 1660 at Northampton Co, VA.3 
Married Namecirca 1660 As of circa 1660,her married name was Furrs. 
Anecdote*circa 1674 On 28 Jan 1696/97 John Luke of Northampton County, VA swore in open court in N'hamp Co that he was aged 47 or there abouts. That in the years 1673, 74, 75 and etc. being in company with Mr. Thomas Harmanson Sen'r at the house of John Furrs which was in Church Neck of Hungers (so called) did then and there hear the said Mr. Thomas Harmanson declare to Mary the then wife of the aforesaid John Furrs, that her former husband Richard Nevell was a very honest man, and that he had truly and honestly paid him for a certain quantity of land in Matchepungo called, "Nevells Neck," where upon the said Mary Furrs demanded of the said Harmanson all the papers relating to the said tract of land in behalf of her son James Nevell to whom Mr. Harmanson was guardian. The siad Mr. Harmason replied you shall have the very paper belonging to you any ways relating to Matchepungo for God forbid I should do the boy any wrong for his father paid me honestly for the land and further saith not.3 

Family 1

Richard Neville carpenter b. c 1625, d. b 2 Nov 1659
Marriage*circa 1655Mary (-----) married Richard Neville carpenter circa 1655.1 
Child 1.James Neville mariner1 b. 1655

Family 2

John Furrs b. c 1620
Marriage*circa 1660Mary (-----) married John Furrs circa 1660 at Northampton Co, VA.3 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 60 (will of Richard Nevell, wife Mary).
  2. [S2137] Dr. Howard Mackey and Marlene A. Groves, Northampton County, Virginia, Record Book, Deeds, Wills &c, Volume 07, 1657-1666, p. 76 (James Barnabe named godson).
  3. [S2143] Frank V. Walcyzk, Northampton Co, VA, Bk 13, Orders & Wills, 1689-1698, Vol 2 (1694-1698), p. 93 (depostion of John Luke).

Edward Carroll Justice1

M, b. 23 July 1885, d. 19 November 1972
FatherMcComas 'Comas' Justice1 b. 26 Sep 1856, d. 26 Sep 1929
MotherMartha A. Parks1 b. 10 Feb 1856, d. 16 Aug 1930
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited29 Aug 2013
Birth*23 July 1885Edward Carroll Justice was born on 23 July 1885 at Parksley, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*10 December 1905He married Evelyn Ruth Byrd, daughter of Thomas S. Byrd Sr. and Annie W. Kelly, on 10 December 1905 at MD-VA state line, Worcester Co, MD.1 
Death*19 November 1972Edward Carroll Justice died on 19 November 1972 at Salisbury, Wic Co, MD, at age 87.1 
Burial*Edward was buried at Parksley Cemetery, Parksley, Acc Co, VA.2 

Family

Evelyn Ruth Byrd b. 27 Oct 1888, d. 11 Dec 1939
Children 1.Fairy Ruth Justice+3 b. 17 Sep 1906, d. 24 Mar 1965
 2.Reva Byrd Justice+2 b. 2 Jan 1909, d. 7 May 1970
 3.Infant Son Justice1 b. 3 Jul 1918, d. 6 Jul 1918
 4.Ernest Carroll Justice1 b. 21 Sep 1919, d. 31 Jan 1991

Citations

  1. [S2283] Carolyn Reva (Powell) Walkling, M.K. Miles.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S601] Virginia Accomack County, Birth Register(s), 1853-1896.

Fairy Ruth Justice1

F, b. 17 September 1906, d. 24 March 1965
FatherEdward Carroll Justice1 b. 23 Jul 1885, d. 19 Nov 1972
MotherEvelyn Ruth Byrd1 b. 27 Oct 1888, d. 11 Dec 1939
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited29 Aug 2013
Birth*17 September 1906Fairy Ruth Justice was born on 17 September 1906 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*16 August 1928She married Stanley Thomas Matthews on 16 August 1928.2 
Married Name16 August 1928 As of 16 August 1928,her married name was Matthews. 
Death*24 March 1965Fairy Ruth Justice died on 24 March 1965 at age 58.3,2 
Burial*Fairy was buried at Parksley Cemetery, Parksley, Acc Co, VA.3 

Family

Stanley Thomas Matthews b. 24 Apr 1907, d. 2 May 1970
Child 1.Kenneth Thomas Matthews2 b. 1 Mar 1931, d. 2013

Citations

  1. [S601] Virginia Accomack County, Birth Register(s), 1853-1896.
  2. [S2283] Carolyn Reva (Powell) Walkling, M.K. Miles.
  3. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Stanley Thomas Matthews1

M, b. 24 April 1907, d. 2 May 1970
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited29 Aug 2013
Birth*24 April 1907Stanley Thomas Matthews was born on 24 April 1907.1,2 
Marriage*16 August 1928He married Fairy Ruth Justice, daughter of Edward Carroll Justice and Evelyn Ruth Byrd, on 16 August 1928.2 
Death*2 May 1970Stanley Thomas Matthews died on 2 May 1970 at age 63.1,2 

Family

Fairy Ruth Justice b. 17 Sep 1906, d. 24 Mar 1965
Child 1.Kenneth Thomas Matthews2 b. 1 Mar 1931, d. 2013

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S2283] Carolyn Reva (Powell) Walkling, M.K. Miles.

Reva Byrd Justice1

F, b. 2 January 1909, d. 7 May 1970
FatherEdward Carroll Justice1 b. 23 Jul 1885, d. 19 Nov 1972
MotherEvelyn Ruth Byrd1 b. 27 Oct 1888, d. 11 Dec 1939
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited29 Aug 2013
Birth*2 January 1909Reva Byrd Justice was born on 2 January 1909 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*7 July 1929She married Lucian Linwood Powell, son of Alonzo L. Powell and Edith Pearl Aydelotte, on 7 July 1929.2 
Married Name7 July 1929 As of 7 July 1929,her married name was Powell. 
Death*7 May 1970Reva Byrd Justice died on 7 May 1970 at age 61.1 
Burial*Reva was buried at Parksley Cemetery, Parksley, Acc Co, VA.1 

Family

Lucian Linwood Powell b. 7 Jan 1903, d. 2 Oct 1953
Child 1.Donald Linwood Powell2 b. 28 Mar 1933, d. 2013

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S2283] Carolyn Reva (Powell) Walkling, M.K. Miles.

Lucian Linwood Powell1

M, b. 7 January 1903, d. 2 October 1953
FatherAlonzo L. Powell2 b. 1878, d. 14 Jun 1912
MotherEdith Pearl Aydelotte2 b. 11 Feb 1887, d. 11 May 1969
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited29 Aug 2013
Birth*7 January 1903Lucian Linwood Powell was born on 7 January 1903 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 
Marriage*7 July 1929He married Reva Byrd Justice, daughter of Edward Carroll Justice and Evelyn Ruth Byrd, on 7 July 1929.2 
Death*2 October 1953Lucian Linwood Powell died on 2 October 1953 at age 50.1 
Burial*Lucian was buried at Parksley Cemetery, Parksley, Acc Co, VA.1 

Family

Reva Byrd Justice b. 2 Jan 1909, d. 7 May 1970
Child 1.Donald Linwood Powell2 b. 28 Mar 1933, d. 2013

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S2283] Carolyn Reva (Powell) Walkling, M.K. Miles.

Ernest Carroll Justice1

M, b. 21 September 1919, d. 31 January 1991
FatherEdward Carroll Justice1 b. 23 Jul 1885, d. 19 Nov 1972
MotherEvelyn Ruth Byrd1 b. 27 Oct 1888, d. 11 Dec 1939
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited29 Aug 2013
Birth*21 September 1919Ernest Carroll Justice was born on 21 September 1919.1 
Death*31 January 1991He died on 31 January 1991 at age 71.1 

Citations

  1. [S2283] Carolyn Reva (Powell) Walkling, M.K. Miles.

Jean Bell Parks1

F, b. 15 February 1934, d. 18 December 1991
Last Edited20 Dec 2016
Birth*15 February 1934Jean Bell Parks was born on 15 February 1934 at Parksley, Accomack Co, VA.1,2 
Married Name5 May 1956 As of 5 May 1956,her married name was Justice. 
Death*18 December 1991She died on 18 December 1991 at age 57.1,2 
Burial*Jean was buried at Fairview Lawn Cemetery, Onancock, Accomack Co, VA.3 

Citations

  1. [S2283] Carolyn Reva (Powell) Walkling, M.K. Miles.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Jean Belle Parks in the U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Jean P. Justis in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current.

Norwood Justice1

M, b. 8 November 1891, d. 10 July 1917
FatherMcComas 'Comas' Justice1 b. 26 Sep 1856, d. 26 Sep 1929
MotherMartha A. Parks1 b. 10 Feb 1856, d. 16 Aug 1930
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited20 Dec 2012
Birth*8 November 1891Norwood Justice was born on 8 November 1891 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Death*10 July 1917He died on 10 July 1917 at age 25.1 
Burial*12 July 1917Norwood was buried on 12 July 1917 at Parksley Cemetery, Parksley, Acc Co, VA.1 

Citations

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

Mattie 'Lara' Justice1

F, b. circa 1893
FatherMcComas 'Comas' Justice1 b. 26 Sep 1856, d. 26 Sep 1929
MotherMartha A. Parks1 b. 10 Feb 1856, d. 16 Aug 1930
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited20 Dec 2012
Birth*circa 1893Mattie 'Lara' Justice was born circa 1893 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S2283] Carolyn Reva (Powell) Walkling, M.K. Miles.

Charles Justice1

M, b. circa 1895
FatherMcComas 'Comas' Justice1 b. 26 Sep 1856, d. 26 Sep 1929
MotherMartha A. Parks1 b. 10 Feb 1856, d. 16 Aug 1930
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited20 Dec 2012
Birth*circa 1895Charles Justice was born circa 1895 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S2283] Carolyn Reva (Powell) Walkling, M.K. Miles.

Alice Lydia Cate1

F, b. 26 November 1864, d. 15 November 1955
FatherDaniel Rogers Cate1 b. c 1840
MotherHannah Ann Loring1 b. c 1840
ChartsDescendants of Edmund Custis (Deep Creek, Gentlemen)
Descendants of John Custis II (Arlington, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited20 Dec 2012
Birth*26 November 1864Alice Lydia Cate was born on 26 November 1864 at California.1 
Marriage*18 November 1885She married Thomas W. Jarvis, son of Thomas William Bell Jarvis and Mary Hannah Scherer, on 18 November 1885 at Quincy, Plumas Co, CA.1 
Married Name18 November 1885 As of 18 November 1885,her married name was Jarvis. 
Death*15 November 1955Alice Lydia Cate died on 15 November 1955 at age 90.1 

Family

Thomas W. Jarvis b. c 1846, d. 3 Jul 1929
Children 1.Edith J. Jarvis1 b. 26 Nov 1886, d. 7 Dec 1964
 2.William C. Jarvis1 b. Feb 1888
 3.Clarence Elmer Jarvis1 b. 6 Dec 1890, d. 22 Mar 1982
 4.Percy Ambler Jarvis1 b. 26 May 1894, d. 15 Apr 1965

Citations

  1. [S2284] Mrs. Linda Powers, M.K. Miles.

Daniel Rogers Cate1

M, b. circa 1840
Last Edited20 Dec 2012
Birth*circa 1840Daniel Rogers Cate was born circa 1840.1 
Marriage*circa 1862He married Hannah Ann Loring circa 1862.1 

Family

Hannah Ann Loring b. c 1840
Child 1.Alice Lydia Cate+1 b. 26 Nov 1864, d. 15 Nov 1955

Citations

  1. [S2284] Mrs. Linda Powers, M.K. Miles.

Hannah Ann Loring1

F, b. circa 1840
Last Edited20 Dec 2012
Birth*circa 1840Hannah Ann Loring was born circa 1840.1 
Marriage*circa 1862She married Daniel Rogers Cate circa 1862.1 
Married Namecirca 1862 As of circa 1862,her married name was Cate. 

Family

Daniel Rogers Cate b. c 1840
Child 1.Alice Lydia Cate+1 b. 26 Nov 1864, d. 15 Nov 1955

Citations

  1. [S2284] Mrs. Linda Powers, M.K. Miles.

Clarence Elmer Jarvis1

M, b. 6 December 1890, d. 22 March 1982
FatherThomas W. Jarvis1 b. c 1846, d. 3 Jul 1929
MotherAlice Lydia Cate1 b. 26 Nov 1864, d. 15 Nov 1955
ChartsDescendants of Edmund Custis (Deep Creek, Gentlemen)
Descendants of John Custis II (Arlington, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited20 Dec 2012
Birth*6 December 1890Clarence Elmer Jarvis was born on 6 December 1890 at Quincy, Plumas, CA.1 
Marriage*circa 1910He married Mabel Stone circa 1910 at Sacramento, Sacramento Co, CA.1 
Marriage*circa 1919Clarence Elmer Jarvis married Marie Manuella Ruiz-Dodd circa 1919.1 
Death*22 March 1982Clarence Elmer Jarvis died on 22 March 1982 at Auburn, Placer Co, CA, at age 91.1 

Family 1

Mabel Stone b. c 1890

Family 2

Marie Manuella Ruiz-Dodd b. c 1890

Citations

  1. [S2284] Mrs. Linda Powers, M.K. Miles.

Edmund Fuller Warren1

M, b. 1853, d. 1918
FatherCalvin Laws Warren1 b. c 1827
MotherMary Ester Roberts2 b. c 1828
ChartsDescendants of Edmund Custis (Deep Creek, Gentlemen)
Descendants of John Custis II (Arlington, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Tankard (Gentleman, Esquire, Marionville)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited20 Dec 2012
Birth*1853Edmund Fuller Warren was born in 1853 at Pungoteague, Acc Co, VA.3 
Marriage*3 December 1884He married Sarah 'Sally' Frances Hack Jarvis, daughter of Thomas William Bell Jarvis and Mary Hannah Scherer, on 3 December 1884 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Edmund F. Warren, a 31 year old merchant, born & living in Pungoteague, Acc Co, the son of Calvin Laws & Mary E. Warren and she was shown as Sally F. Jarvis, age 26, born in Eastville, N'hamp Co, VA, daughter of Thomas B. & Mary H. Jarvis.1 
Death*1918Edmund Fuller Warren died in 1918.3 

Citations

  1. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  3. [S2284] Mrs. Linda Powers, M.K. Miles.

Mary Ester Roberts1,2

F, b. circa 1828
FatherEdmund Roberts1 b. c 1790, d. b 12 Dec 1842
MotherSarah A. 'Sally' Mapp1 b. c 1795
ChartsDescendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited17 Oct 2013
Birth*circa 1828Mary Ester Roberts was born circa 1828 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Marriage*30 June 1852She married Calvin Laws Warren, son of Patrick Warren and Elizabeth (-----), on 30 June 1852 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Calvin Laws Warren and she was shown as Miss Mary E. Roberts, daughter of Edmund Roberts dec'd; Edward P. Roberts as to Mary's age.1 
Married Name30 June 1852 As of 30 June 1852,her married name was Warren. 

Family

Calvin Laws Warren b. c 1827
Child 1.Edmund Fuller Warren1 b. 1853, d. 1918

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S1975] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census & Mortality Schedule 1850-1880.

John Furrs1

M, b. circa 1620
Last Edited24 Dec 2012
Birth*circa 1620John Furrs was born circa 1620.1 
Marriage*circa 1660He married Mary (-----) circa 1660 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Anecdote*1674 On 28 Jan 1696/97 John Luke of Northampton County, VA swore in open court in N'hamp Co that he was aged 47 or there abouts. That in the years 1673, 74, 75 and etc. being in company with Mr. Thomas Harmanson Sen'r at the house of John Furrs which was in Church Neck of Hungers (so called) did then and there hear the said Mr. Thomas Harmanson declare to Mary the then wife of the aforesaid John Furrs, that her former husband Richard Nevell was a very honest man, and that he had truly and honestly paid him for a certain quantity of land in Matchepungo called, "Nevells Neck," where upon the said Mary Furrs demanded of the said Harmanson all the papers relating to the said tract of land in behalf of her son James Nevell to whom Mr. Harmanson was guardian. The siad Mr. Harmason replied you shall have the very paper belonging to you any ways relating to Matchepungo for God forbid I should do the boy any wrong for his father paid me honestly for the land and further saith not.1 
Anecdote*30 December 1675 On 30 Dec 1675 in N'hamp Co Court Jno Luke gave deposition that on 2 Dec being at the house of John Furrs at which time came Marcus Hagamond. William Cascoine, Constable and Henry Gascoine came to search the house of Furrs (by a warrent from Capt. Isaac Foxcroft) for some Ribband which Furrs pretended was stole from his son-in-law (meaning step-son) James Nevels by Marcus Hagamond. And then & there Furrs called Marcus a rogue, theefe & pick pocket rogue, and that Furrs would prove Marcus to be with abundance of such approbrious(sic) language and more John Furrs said I am said to be the biggest theefe in Accomack, but I think Marcus Hagamond is a verier theefe than I and that if Furrs pleased to indict him he could hang him. On the same day the deposition of Henry Gascoine aged 22 years or thereabouts. That on 2 Dec instant going to John Furrs house with his father who went there to make search of some Ribband which Furrs alledged Marcus Hagamond had stole then & there heard John Furrs call Marcus Hagamond thee rogue & pickpocket rogue and said that if he were minded to indict him he could hang him and further said James to bee the veryest rogue in Accomack, but I think Marcus Hagamond is a verier Rogue than I am. The deposition of Martin Simpson aged 28 years or there abouts saith that being in the company with Marcus Hagamond, Marcus told him he took the key of James Nevells chest out of his pocket & caused the same to bee unlocked & put the key in Nevells pocket again. The Deposition of Elizabeth Gunter, aged 20 year or thereabouts, heard Marcus Hagamond declare that he had James Nevills key of his chest the Saturday night & was at his chest and did hear him also that night declare (after some combustion in Furrs house) that they were all well & went to hide the cutlasse in James Nevells chest but could not find it. The depostiion of Mathew Holst, aged 25 years or thereabouts, he hearing John Furrs tax Marcus Hagamond about some Ribband taken out of James Nevells chest heard Marcus declare that he took the key out of James Nevells pocket and went to the chest but took nothing out & put the key in his pocket again. Anne Simpson, aged 16 years or thereabouts, assented to what is above declared.2 
Tax list*1676John Furrs was on the tax list in 1676 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as John Furrs and listed under Wm Fosur who had 3 tithables: John Furrs, James Nevell & Nich: Nash.3 
Anecdote30 July 1677 On 30 Jul 1677 in N'hamp Co Court the difference depending between James Nevell plt & Jno Furrs deft at the said deft's request is referred to the next court and the Sheriff summons the said Furrs for his appearance there.4 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1635

Citations

  1. [S2143] Frank V. Walcyzk, Northampton Co, VA, Bk 13, Orders & Wills, 1689-1698, Vol 2 (1694-1698), p. 93 (depostion of John Luke).
  2. [S2106] Dr. Howard Mackey & Candy McMahan Perry, Northampton Co, VA, Record Book, Deeds, Wills &c, Volume 10, 1674-1678, p. 112-114 (John Furrs accuses Marcus Hagamond of being a pickpocket).
  3. [S2106] Dr. Howard Mackey & Candy McMahan Perry, Northampton Co, VA, Record Book, Deeds, Wills &c, Volume 10, 1674-1678, p. 160.
  4. [S2106] Dr. Howard Mackey & Candy McMahan Perry, Northampton Co, VA, Record Book, Deeds, Wills &c, Volume 10, 1674-1678, p. 183 (James Nevell vs Jno Furrs).

Elizabeth Gunter1

F, b. 1655
Last Edited24 Dec 2012
Birth*1655Elizabeth Gunter was born in 1655 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Anecdote*30 December 1675 On 30 Dec 1675 in N'hamp Co Court Jno Luke gave deposition that on 2 Dec being at the house of John Furrs at which time came Marcus Hagamond. William Cascoine, Constable and Henry Gascoine came to search the house of Furrs (by a warrent from Capt. Isaac Foxcroft) for some Ribband which Furrs pretended was stole from his son-in-law (meaning step-son) James Nevels by Marcus Hagamond. And then & there Furrs called Marcus a rogue, theefe & pick pocket rogue, and that Furrs would prove Marcus to be with abundance of such approbrious(sic) language and more John Furrs said I am said to be the biggest theefe in Accomack, but I think Marcus Hagamond is a verier theefe than I and that if Furrs pleased to indict him he could hang him. On the same day the deposition of Henry Gascoine aged 22 years or thereabouts. That on 2 Dec instant going to John Furrs house with his father who went there to make search of some Ribband which Furrs alledged Marcus Hagamond had stole then & there heard John Furrs call Marcus Hagamond thee rogue & pickpocket rogue and said that if he were minded to indict him he could hang him and further said James to bee the veryest rogue in Accomack, but I think Marcus Hagamond is a verier Rogue than I am. The deposition of Martin Simpson aged 28 years or there abouts saith that being in the company with Marcus Hagamond, Marcus told him he took the key of James Nevells chest out of his pocket & caused the same to bee unlocked & put the key in Nevells pocket again. The Deposition of Elizabeth Gunter, aged 20 year or thereabouts, heard Marcus Hagamond declare that he had James Nevills key of his chest the Saturday night & was at his chest and did hear him also that night declare (after some combustion in Furrs house) that they were all well & went to hide the cutlasse in James Nevells chest but could not find it. The depostiion of Mathew Holst, aged 25 years or thereabouts, he hearing John Furrs tax Marcus Hagamond about some Ribband taken out of James Nevells chest heard Marcus declare that he took the key out of James Nevells pocket and went to the chest but took nothing out & put the key in his pocket again. Anne Simpson, aged 16 years or thereabouts, assented to what is above declared.1 

Citations

  1. [S2106] Dr. Howard Mackey & Candy McMahan Perry, Northampton Co, VA, Record Book, Deeds, Wills &c, Volume 10, 1674-1678, p. 112-114 (John Furrs accuses Marcus Hagamond of being a pickpocket).

Anne Simpson1

F, b. 1659
Last Edited24 Dec 2012
Birth*1659Anne Simpson was born in 1659 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Anecdote*30 December 1675 On 30 Dec 1675 in N'hamp Co Court Jno Luke gave deposition that on 2 Dec being at the house of John Furrs at which time came Marcus Hagamond. William Cascoine, Constable and Henry Gascoine came to search the house of Furrs (by a warrent from Capt. Isaac Foxcroft) for some Ribband which Furrs pretended was stole from his son-in-law (meaning step-son) James Nevels by Marcus Hagamond. And then & there Furrs called Marcus a rogue, theefe & pick pocket rogue, and that Furrs would prove Marcus to be with abundance of such approbrious(sic) language and more John Furrs said I am said to be the biggest theefe in Accomack, but I think Marcus Hagamond is a verier theefe than I and that if Furrs pleased to indict him he could hang him. On the same day the deposition of Henry Gascoine aged 22 years or thereabouts. That on 2 Dec instant going to John Furrs house with his father who went there to make search of some Ribband which Furrs alledged Marcus Hagamond had stole then & there heard John Furrs call Marcus Hagamond thee rogue & pickpocket rogue and said that if he were minded to indict him he could hang him and further said James to bee the veryest rogue in Accomack, but I think Marcus Hagamond is a verier Rogue than I am. The deposition of Martin Simpson aged 28 years or there abouts saith that being in the company with Marcus Hagamond, Marcus told him he took the key of James Nevells chest out of his pocket & caused the same to bee unlocked & put the key in Nevells pocket again. The Deposition of Elizabeth Gunter, aged 20 year or thereabouts, heard Marcus Hagamond declare that he had James Nevills key of his chest the Saturday night & was at his chest and did hear him also that night declare (after some combustion in Furrs house) that they were all well & went to hide the cutlasse in James Nevells chest but could not find it. The depostiion of Mathew Holst, aged 25 years or thereabouts, he hearing John Furrs tax Marcus Hagamond about some Ribband taken out of James Nevells chest heard Marcus declare that he took the key out of James Nevells pocket and went to the chest but took nothing out & put the key in his pocket again. Anne Simpson, aged 16 years or thereabouts, assented to what is above declared.1 

Citations

  1. [S2106] Dr. Howard Mackey & Candy McMahan Perry, Northampton Co, VA, Record Book, Deeds, Wills &c, Volume 10, 1674-1678, p. 112-114 (John Furrs accuses Marcus Hagamond of being a pickpocket).

Mathew Holt1

M, b. 1650
Last Edited24 Dec 2012
Birth*1650Mathew Holt was born in 1650 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Anecdote*30 December 1675 On 30 Dec 1675 in N'hamp Co Court Jno Luke gave deposition that on 2 Dec being at the house of John Furrs at which time came Marcus Hagamond. William Cascoine, Constable and Henry Gascoine came to search the house of Furrs (by a warrent from Capt. Isaac Foxcroft) for some Ribband which Furrs pretended was stole from his son-in-law (meaning step-son) James Nevels by Marcus Hagamond. And then & there Furrs called Marcus a rogue, theefe & pick pocket rogue, and that Furrs would prove Marcus to be with abundance of such approbrious(sic) language and more John Furrs said I am said to be the biggest theefe in Accomack, but I think Marcus Hagamond is a verier theefe than I and that if Furrs pleased to indict him he could hang him. On the same day the deposition of Henry Gascoine aged 22 years or thereabouts. That on 2 Dec instant going to John Furrs house with his father who went there to make search of some Ribband which Furrs alledged Marcus Hagamond had stole then & there heard John Furrs call Marcus Hagamond thee rogue & pickpocket rogue and said that if he were minded to indict him he could hang him and further said James to bee the veryest rogue in Accomack, but I think Marcus Hagamond is a verier Rogue than I am. The deposition of Martin Simpson aged 28 years or there abouts saith that being in the company with Marcus Hagamond, Marcus told him he took the key of James Nevells chest out of his pocket & caused the same to bee unlocked & put the key in Nevells pocket again. The Deposition of Elizabeth Gunter, aged 20 year or thereabouts, heard Marcus Hagamond declare that he had James Nevills key of his chest the Saturday night & was at his chest and did hear him also that night declare (after some combustion in Furrs house) that they were all well & went to hide the cutlasse in James Nevells chest but could not find it. The depostiion of Mathew Holst, aged 25 years or thereabouts, he hearing John Furrs tax Marcus Hagamond about some Ribband taken out of James Nevells chest heard Marcus declare that he took the key out of James Nevells pocket and went to the chest but took nothing out & put the key in his pocket again. Anne Simpson, aged 16 years or thereabouts, assented to what is above declared.1 

Citations

  1. [S2106] Dr. Howard Mackey & Candy McMahan Perry, Northampton Co, VA, Record Book, Deeds, Wills &c, Volume 10, 1674-1678, p. 112-114 (John Furrs accuses Marcus Hagamond of being a pickpocket).

Wheeler Vaughn Byrd1

M, b. 31 August 1908
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited11 Jan 2013
Birth*31 August 1908Wheeler Vaughn Byrd was born on 31 August 1908.1 
Marriage*circa 1950He married Frances Earle Miles, daughter of Grover Cleveland Miles Sr. and Matilda 'Mattie' Young, circa 1950.1 

Family

Frances Earle Miles b. 13 Oct 1912, d. 23 Mar 1984

Citations

  1. [S2285] Margot Vaughn Byrd Phillips, M.K. Miles.

George Henry Bunting1

M, b. April 1871, d. 11 May 1958
FatherGeorge Robert Bunting1 b. 1846, d. 1927
MotherEllen Hester Justice1 b. 1850, d. 1917
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited12 Jan 2013
Birth*April 1871George Henry Bunting was born in April 1871 at Atlantic District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George Bunting, born Apr 1871, the son of George & Ellen Bunting. According to Walczyk he was shown as Geo. H. Bunting, born Apr 1871 in Atlantic District, the son of Geo. R. & Eliz Bunting and the father gave the information.2,3 
Census w/parents*1880George was listed with his parents in the census of 1880 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Henry Bunting, age 9 in a HH headed by Geo. Bunting, a 35 year old farmer.4 
Marriage*15 September 1898He married Attie 'Hattie' Byrd Chesser, daughter of Oliver J. Chesser and Mary 'Mollie' Frances Byrd, on 15 September 1898 at Keller, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George Henry Bunting, a 27 year old farmer, the son of George R. & Ellen Bunting and she was shown as Attie B. Chesser, age 20, the daughter of Oliver & Mollie Bunting.5 
Census head*1920George was listed as a head of household in the census of 1920 at Pocomoke, Wor Co, MD. He was shown as Geo. H. Bunting, a 47 year old farmer, born in VA as were both of his parents. Listed with him were the following Buntings: Attie B., a 42 year old wife, born in VA; Lester H., a 16 year old son, born in VA; Marvin J., a 13 year old son, born in VA; Elmer C., an 11 year old son, born in MD; William R., an 8 year old son, born in MD; Russell K., a 6 year old son, born in MD; Naoma A., a 3 year old daughter, born in MD; and Geo. O., a 1 & 3/12 year old son, born in MD. Also listed was Mollie Chesser, a 69 year old mother-in-law, born in VA.6 
Census head1930George was listed as a head of household in the census of 1930 at Snow Hill, Wor Co, MD. He was shown as George H. Bunting, a 59 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Buntings: Hattie B., a 52 year old wife; William R., a 19 year old son; Russell K., a 16 year old son; Naomi A., a 13 year old daughter; and George O., an 11 year old son.7 
Death*11 May 1958He died on 11 May 1958 at Pocomoke City, Wor Co, MD, at age 87. Pocomoke City -G. Henry Bunting, 87, retired farmer of Pocomoke City, died yesterday in Peninsula General Hospital following a long illness. He had been hospitalized one week. Born in Atlantic, Va., he was the son of the late George and Ellen Bunting. A funeral service will be held tomorrow at 3 p.m. in the Dennis and Watson Funeral Home, conducted by the Rev. Vander Warner, Jr. He is pastor of the First Baptist Church, Pocomoke City. Burial will be in Nelson Cemetery near here. Friends may call at the funeral home tonight after 7 o'clock. His wife Mrs. Attie Bunting died last July. He is survived by one daughter and six sons. They are Mrs. David Miles of Norfolk, Va., Lester H. Bunting of Norfolk, Marvin J. Bunting of Detroit, Mich., Elmer C. Bunting of Onley, Va., William R. Bunting of Berlin, Russell K. Bunting of Havre de Grace, and George O. Bunting of Pocomoke City. His brothers and sisters are Upshur Bunting of Atlantic, Va., Walter Bunting of Oak Hall, Mrs. Manie Thornton of Atlantic, and Mrs.Bessie Lewers and Mrs. Cora Malone of Temperanceville. There are 11 grandchildren and four great-granchildren. Spouse: Attie Byrd Chesser Bunting (1878 - 1957)* Burial: Nelson Cemetery, Pocomoke City, Worcester County, Maryland, USA. Source: Salisbury Times (Salisbury, Maryland) 12 May 1958.8 
Burial*George was buried at Nelson Cemetery, MD-VA Line, Acc Co, VA.9 

Family

Attie 'Hattie' Byrd Chesser b. 1878, d. Jul 1957
Marriage*15 September 1898He married Attie 'Hattie' Byrd Chesser, daughter of Oliver J. Chesser and Mary 'Mollie' Frances Byrd, on 15 September 1898 at Keller, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George Henry Bunting, a 27 year old farmer, the son of George R. & Ellen Bunting and she was shown as Attie B. Chesser, age 20, the daughter of Oliver & Mollie Bunting.5 
Children 1.Marvin J. Bunting6 b. 1906, d. 1941
 2.George Oliver Bunting Sr.+6 b. 20 Sep 1918, d. 9 Feb 1966

Citations

  1. [S295] Mary Frances Carey, Bunting Family of Jenkins Bridge, Acc Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Accomack Co, VA Births, 1866-1873.
  3. [S728] Gial M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume I, 1852-1876.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  5. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1920 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.
  7. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1930 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.
  8. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Maryland, Find a Grave Index, 1788-2011.
  9. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Attie 'Hattie' Byrd Chesser1,2

F, b. 1878, d. July 1957
FatherOliver J. Chesser3 b. 6 Jan 1838, d. 11 Feb 1886
MotherMary 'Mollie' Frances Byrd3 b. 8 Jan 1850, d. 24 Jun 1927
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited12 Jan 2013
Birth*1878Attie 'Hattie' Byrd Chesser was born in 1878 at Accomack Co, VA.4,2 
Marriage*15 September 1898She married George Henry Bunting, son of George Robert Bunting and Ellen Hester Justice, on 15 September 1898 at Keller, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George Henry Bunting, a 27 year old farmer, the son of George R. & Ellen Bunting and she was shown as Attie B. Chesser, age 20, the daughter of Oliver & Mollie Bunting.5 
Married Name15 September 1898 As of 15 September 1898,her married name was Bunting. 
Census w/husband*1920Attie was listed with her husband in the census of 1920 at Pocomoke, Wor Co, MD. She was shown as Attie B. Bunting, a 42 year old wife in a HH headed by Geo. H. Bunting, a 47 year old farmer.6 
Death*July 1957She died in July 1957.2,7 
Burial*Attie was buried at Nelson Cemetery, MD-VA Line, Acc Co, VA.7 

Family

George Henry Bunting b. Apr 1871, d. 11 May 1958
Children 1.Marvin J. Bunting6 b. 1906, d. 1941
 2.George Oliver Bunting Sr.+6 b. 20 Sep 1918, d. 9 Feb 1966

Citations

  1. [S295] Mary Frances Carey, Bunting Family of Jenkins Bridge, Acc Co, VA.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Maryland, Find a Grave Index, 1788-2011.
  3. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1930 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.
  5. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1920 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.
  7. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Lloyd Bunting1

M, b. circa 1872
FatherGeorge Robert Bunting1 b. 1846, d. 1927
MotherEllen Hester Justice1 b. 1850, d. 1917
ChartsDescendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited12 Jan 2013
Birth*circa 1872Lloyd Bunting was born circa 1872 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1880Lloyd was listed with his parents in the census of 1880 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Lloyd Bunting, age 8 in a HH headed by Geo. Bunting, a 35 year old farmer.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

DeWitt Bunting1

M, b. circa 1873
FatherGeorge Robert Bunting1 b. 1846, d. 1927
MotherEllen Hester Justice1 b. 1850, d. 1917
ChartsDescendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited12 Jan 2013
Birth*circa 1873DeWitt Bunting was born circa 1873 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1880DeWitt was listed with his parents in the census of 1880 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Duett Bunting, age 7 in a HH headed by Geo. Bunting, a 35 year old farmer.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Marvin J. Bunting1

M, b. 1906, d. 1941
FatherGeorge Henry Bunting1 b. Apr 1871, d. 11 May 1958
MotherAttie 'Hattie' Byrd Chesser1 b. 1878, d. Jul 1957
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited12 Jan 2013
Birth*1906Marvin J. Bunting was born in 1906 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Death*1941He died in 1941.2 
Burial*Marvin was buried at Nelson Cemetery, MD-VA Line, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Marvin J. Bunting, 1st Lt USA, WWII.2 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1920 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

George Oliver Bunting Sr.1

M, b. 20 September 1918, d. 9 February 1966
FatherGeorge Henry Bunting1 b. Apr 1871, d. 11 May 1958
MotherAttie 'Hattie' Byrd Chesser1 b. 1878, d. Jul 1957
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited12 Jan 2013
Birth*20 September 1918George Oliver Bunting Sr. was born on 20 September 1918 at Worcester Co, MD.1,2 
Census w/parents*1920George was listed with his parents in the census of 1920 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Geo. O. Bunting, a 1 and 3/12 year old son in a HH headed by Geo. H. Bunting, a 47 year old farmer.1 
Census w/parents*1930George was listed with his parents in the census of 1930 at Snow Hill, Wor Co, MD. He was shown as George O. Bunting, an 11 year old son in a HH headed by George H. Bunting, a 59 year old farmer.3 
Marriage*circa 1939He married Eleanor Virginia Reid, daughter of George W. Reid and Virgie Collins Payne, circa 1939.4 
Census head*1940George was listed as a head of household in the census of 1940 at 208 Laural Street, Pocomoke City, Wor Co, MD. He was shown as George Bunting, a 21 year old laborer and head of HH. Listed with him was Allica Bunting, a 17 year old wife.4 
Obituary - Father's*12 May 1958He was named in his father's obituary on 12 May 1958 at Pocomoke City, Wor Co, MD. He was shown as a surviving son George O. Bunting of Pocomoke City in the obituary of G. Henry Bunting, an 87 year old retired farmer of Pocomoke City. 
Death*9 February 1966He died on 9 February 1966 at age 47.2 
Burial*George was buried at Nelson Cemetery, MD-VA Line, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as George O. Bunting, PFC Co L, 13 Inf, 8 Inf Div, WWII, 20 Sep 1918 - 9 Feb 1966.2 

Family

Eleanor Virginia Reid b. 9 May 1921, d. 17 Sep 2009
Marriage*circa 1939He married Eleanor Virginia Reid, daughter of George W. Reid and Virgie Collins Payne, circa 1939.4 
Children 1.Ruthie Bunting+2 b. 18 Oct 1940, d. 5 Feb 2013
 2.George Oliver Bunting Jr.+5 b. 30 Apr 1946, d. 4 Apr 2019

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1920 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1930 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1940 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.
  5. [S2286] Elton White, Sanford, VA.

Eleanor Virginia Reid1

F, b. 9 May 1921, d. 17 September 2009
FatherGeorge W. Reid1 b. 1901, d. 1981
MotherVirgie Collins Payne1 b. 1900, d. 1991
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited14 Jan 2013
Birth*9 May 1921Eleanor Virginia Reid was born on 9 May 1921 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Marriage*circa 1939She married George Oliver Bunting Sr., son of George Henry Bunting and Attie 'Hattie' Byrd Chesser, circa 1939.3 
Married Namecirca 1939 As of circa 1939,her married name was Bunting. 
Death*17 September 2009Eleanor Virginia Reid died on 17 September 2009 at Worcester Co, MD, at age 88.1 

Family

George Oliver Bunting Sr. b. 20 Sep 1918, d. 9 Feb 1966
Children 1.Ruthie Bunting+3 b. 18 Oct 1940, d. 5 Feb 2013
 2.George Oliver Bunting Jr.+3 b. 30 Apr 1946, d. 4 Apr 2019

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Aaron Barlow & Lydia Burnett Family Tree, Delaware, PA.
  2. [S2288] George Bunting, Hickman's Lane, Temperanceville, VA.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1940 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.

John Collins1

M, b. circa 1814
FatherAaron Collins2 b. c 1780, d. 17 Sep 1863
MotherElizabeth (-----)2 b. c 1780
Last Edited13 Jan 2013
Birth*circa 1814John Collins was born circa 1814 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1835He married (-----) (-----) circa 1835.1 
Marriage*circa 1844John Collins married (-----) (-----) circa 1844.1 
Marriage*8 January 1849John Collins married Mary Cooper on 8 January 1849 at Methodist Episcopal Church, Sussex Co, DE. The minister was Samuel Melson.3 
Census head*19 November 1850John was listed as a head of household in the census of 19 November 1850 at Subdivision 11, Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as John Collins, the head of HH#1143, a 36 year old farmer with real estate valued at $500. Listed with him were the following Collinses: Mary, age 27; Ann, age 13; Mahala, age 5; and Priscilla, age 1.1 

Family 1

(-----) (-----) b. c 1815, d. b 1844
Child 1.Ann Collins1 b. c 1837

Family 2

(-----) (-----) b. c 1825, d. b 8 Jan 1849
Child 1.Mahalia Jane Collins+1 b. 1845, d. 1905

Family 3

Mary Cooper b. c 1823
Child 1.Priscilla Collins1 b. c 1849

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 & 1860 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  3. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, DE:Sussex Co.:Marriage Licenses.

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

F, b. circa 1825, d. before 8 January 1849
Last Edited13 Jan 2013
Birth*circa 1825(-----) (-----) was born circa 1825. 
Marriage*circa 1844She married John Collins, son of Aaron Collins and Elizabeth (-----), circa 1844.1 
Married Namecirca 1844 As of circa 1844,her married name was Collins. 
Death*before 8 January 1849(-----) (-----) died before 8 January 1849. It was on this date that John Collins married Mary Cooper.2 

Family

John Collins b. c 1814
Child 1.Mahalia Jane Collins+ b. 1845, d. 1905

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  2. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, DE:Sussex Co.:Marriage Licenses.

Mary Cooper1

F, b. circa 1823
Last Edited13 Jan 2013
Birth*circa 1823Mary Cooper was born circa 1823 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*8 January 1849She married John Collins, son of Aaron Collins and Elizabeth (-----), on 8 January 1849 at Methodist Episcopal Church, Sussex Co, DE. The minister was Samuel Melson.1 
Married Name8 January 1849 As of 8 January 1849,her married name was Collins. 
Census w/husband*19 November 1850Mary was listed with her husband in the census of 19 November 1850 at Subdivision 11, Sussex Co, DE. She was shown as Mary Collins, age 27 in HH#1143 headed by John Collins, a 36 year old farmer.2 

Family

John Collins b. c 1814
Child 1.Priscilla Collins2 b. c 1849

Citations

  1. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, DE:Sussex Co.:Marriage Licenses.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.

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

F, b. circa 1815, d. before 1844
Last Edited13 Jan 2013
Birth*circa 1815(-----) (-----) was born circa 1815.1 
Marriage*circa 1835She married John Collins, son of Aaron Collins and Elizabeth (-----), circa 1835.1 
Married Namecirca 1835 As of circa 1835,her married name was Collins. 
Death*before 1844(-----) (-----) died before 1844.1 

Family

John Collins b. c 1814
Child 1.Ann Collins1 b. c 1837

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.

Ann Collins1

F, b. circa 1837
FatherJohn Collins1 b. c 1814
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1815, d. b 1844
Last Edited13 Jan 2013
Birth*circa 1837Ann Collins was born circa 1837 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Census w/father*19 November 1850Ann was listed with her father in the census of 19 November 1850 at Subdivision 11, Sussex Co, DE. She was shown as Ann Collins, age 13 in HH#1143 headed by John Collins, a 36 year old farmer.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.

Priscilla Collins1

F, b. circa 1849
FatherJohn Collins1 b. c 1814
MotherMary Cooper1 b. c 1823
Last Edited14 Jan 2013
Birth*circa 1849Priscilla Collins was born circa 1849 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Census w/father*19 November 1850Priscilla was listed with her father in the census of 19 November 1850 at Subdivision 11, Sussex Co, DE. She was shown as Priscilla Collins, age 1 in HH#1143 headed by John Collins, a 36 year old farmer.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.

Aaron Collins1

M, b. circa 1780, d. 17 September 1863
Last Edited28 Mar 2014
Birth*circa 1780Aaron Collins was born circa 1780 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Tax list*between 1796 and 1800He was on the tax list between 1796 and 1800 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Aaron Collins in Broad Creek Hundred as head of household on a Levy Court Tax List.2 
Marriage*circa 1800He married Elizabeth (-----) circa 1800 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Census head1800Aaron was listed as a head of household in the census of 1800 at Boquerternorton Hundred, Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as Aaron Collins with 2M<10, 1M16-26, 1F<10, 1F16-26.3 
Census head1810Aaron was listed as a head of household in the census of 1810 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. 2M<10, 2M10-16, 1M16-26, 1M26-45, 1M>45, 3F<10, 1F10-16, 2F16-26, 1F26-45.4 
Census head*1820Aaron was listed as a head of household in the census of 1820 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. 1M<10, 1M10-16, 1M16-26, 1M26-45, 1F<10, 2F10-16, 1F26-45.5 
Census head1830Aaron was listed as a head of household in the census of 1830 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. 1M15-20, 1M50-60, 1F15-20, 1F50-60.6 
Census head1840Aaron was listed as a head of household in the census of 1840 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. 1M60-70, 1F<5, 1F5-10, 1F20-30, 1F60-70.7 
Census head*1850Aaron was listed as a head of household in the census of 1850 at Subdivision 11, Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Aaron Collins, the head of HH#1142, a 70 year old farmer with real estate valued at $300. Listed with him were the following: Elizabeth Collins, age 70; Nancy Collins, age 30; Julian Mitchel, age 20; and Charlotte Griffin, age 11. He was listed between Elzey Collins, a 47 year old farmer and John Collins, a 36 year old farmer.8 
Census head17 July 1860Aaron was listed as a head of household in the census of 17 July 1860 at Gumboro, Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Aaron Collins, age 81 in HH#535 headed by John Ake, a 31 year old famer. Also listed was Julia Ake, age 29 and Jane Collins, age 14 who were evidently his grandaughters.9 
Death*17 September 1863He died on 17 September 1863 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE.10 
Admin of estate*23 August 1864Administration of Aaron estate was filed on 23 August 1864 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that final administration on the estate of Aaron Collins was granted to John S. Ake.11 

Family

Elizabeth (-----) b. c 1780
Marriage*circa 1800He married Elizabeth (-----) circa 1800 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Children 1.Elzey Collins10 b. c 1803, d. 1869
 2.John Collins+1 b. c 1814

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 & 1860 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  2. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, DPA:Sussex Co.:Levy Court:Tax Lists.
  3. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1810 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1820 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1830 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  7. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1840 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  8. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  9. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  10. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Collins Family Tree, owner: Bruce Collins 39.
  11. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, DE:Sussex Co.:Probate Files.

Elizabeth (-----)1

F, b. circa 1780
Last Edited14 Jan 2013
Birth*circa 1780Elizabeth (-----) was born circa 1780 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1800She married Aaron Collins circa 1800 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Namecirca 1800 As of circa 1800,her married name was Collins. 
Census w/husband*1850Elizabeth was listed with her husband in the census of 1850 at Subdivision 11, Sussex Co, DE. She was shown as Eliabeth Collins, age 70 in HH#1142 headed by Aaron Collins, a 70 year old farmer.2 

Family

Aaron Collins b. c 1780, d. 17 Sep 1863
Children 1.Elzey Collins3 b. c 1803, d. 1869
 2.John Collins+1 b. c 1814

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 & 1860 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Collins Family Tree, owner: Bruce Collins 39.

George W. Reid1

M, b. 1901, d. 1981
Last Edited14 Jan 2013
Birth*1901George W. Reid was born in 1901 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1920He married Virgie Collins Payne circa 1920.1 
Death*1981George W. Reid died in 1981 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Virgie Collins Payne b. 1900, d. 1991
Child 1.Eleanor Virginia Reid+1 b. 9 May 1921, d. 17 Sep 2009

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Aaron Barlow & Lydia Burnett Family Tree, Delaware, PA.

Virgie Collins Payne1

F, b. 1900, d. 1991
Last Edited14 Jan 2013
Birth*1900Virgie Collins Payne was born in 1900 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1920She married George W. Reid circa 1920.1 
Married Namecirca 1920 As of circa 1920,her married name was Reid. 
Death*1991Virgie Collins Payne died in 1991 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

George W. Reid b. 1901, d. 1981
Child 1.Eleanor Virginia Reid+1 b. 9 May 1921, d. 17 Sep 2009

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Aaron Barlow & Lydia Burnett Family Tree, Delaware, PA.

Elzey Collins1

M, b. circa 1803, d. 1869
FatherAaron Collins1 b. c 1780, d. 17 Sep 1863
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1780
Last Edited28 Mar 2014
Birth*circa 1803Elzey Collins was born circa 1803 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Death*1869He died in 1869 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Collins Family Tree, owner: Bruce Collins 39.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.

Ephraim Pusey1

M, b. circa 1773, d. 1 December 1847
FatherWilliam Pusey2 b. c 1742, d. bt 1 Apr 1818 - 14 Jan 1819
MotherBetty Saunders3 b. c 1750
Last Edited15 Jan 2013
Birth*circa 1773Ephraim Pusey was born circa 1773 at Sussex Co, DE. Gordyfamily.org web page shows 1774.4,5 
Will - Grmoth's*6 April 1793Ephraim was named in his grandmother's will on 6 April 1793 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that Jenny Saunders, widow, named grandchildren Stephen, Ephraim and Nelly Pusey, children of daughter Betty, in her will.3 
Marriage*circa 1800He married Elizabeth 'Betty' Wootten, daughter of Isaac N. Wootten and Levinah Gordy, circa 1800. The Gordyfamily.org shows her as Elizabeth Wooten and the Matthew Adams Family Tree on ancestry.com shows her as Elizabeth Ruark.5,4 
Census head*1800Ephraim was listed as a head of household in the census of 1800 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE.6 
Will - Father's*4 December 1805Ephraim was named in his father's will on 4 December 1805 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as son Ephraim Pusey in the will of William Puzey, planter, wife Betsey. He was given all my lands and was to pay son Stephen Pusey $120.2 
Census head*1810Ephraim was listed as a head of household in the census of 1810 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. 3M<10, 2M26-45, 1M>45, 2F<10, 1F16-26, 1F26-45, 1F>45.7 
Census head1820Ephraim was listed as a head of household in the census of 1820 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. 1M<10, 1M10-16, 1M16-18, 2M16-26, 1M26-45, 1M>45, 1F<10, 1F16-26, 1F>45.8 
Census head1830Ephraim was listed as a head of household in the census of 1830 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. 1M<5, 1M10-15, 1M15-20, 1M50-60, 1F15-20, 1F40-50.9 
Census head1840Ephraim was listed as a head of household in the census of 1840 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. 1M<5, 1M10-15, 1M20-30, 1M50-60, 1F<5, 1F15-20, 1F20-30.1 
Death*1 December 1847He died on 1 December 1847 at Sussex Co, DE.5 

Family

Elizabeth 'Betty' Wootten b. 25 Dec 1781, d. 15 Mar 1833
Marriage*circa 1800He married Elizabeth 'Betty' Wootten, daughter of Isaac N. Wootten and Levinah Gordy, circa 1800. The Gordyfamily.org shows her as Elizabeth Wooten and the Matthew Adams Family Tree on ancestry.com shows her as Elizabeth Ruark.5,4 
Children 1.William Pusey10 b. 1 Sep 1800, d. 18 Sep 1850
 2.Nathaniel Stayton Pusey I+1 b. 12 Jun 1802, d. 10 Apr 1850

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1840 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  2. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 30 (will of William Puzey, planter, wife Betsy).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 292 (will of Jenny Saunders, widow).
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Matthew Adams Family Tree, Owner: mathialoc.
  5. [S2291] e-mail address.
  6. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1800 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  7. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1810 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  8. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1820 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  9. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1830 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.
  10. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, Hudson & Tatnall's Cemetery Records of Sussex Co, DE.

Elizabeth 'Betty' Wootten1

F, b. 25 December 1781, d. 15 March 1833
FatherIsaac N. Wootten2 b. c 1745, d. 12 Apr 1796
MotherLevinah Gordy2 b. c 1747, d. b 2 Mar 1791
Last Edited15 Jan 2013
Birth*25 December 1781Elizabeth 'Betty' Wootten was born on 25 December 1781 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Will - Father's*2 March 1791Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 2 March 1791 at Sussex Co, DE. She was shown as daughter Betty Wooten in the will of Isaac Wooten, planter.3 
Marriage*circa 1800She married Ephraim Pusey, son of William Pusey and Betty Saunders, circa 1800. The Gordyfamily.org shows her as Elizabeth Wooten and the Matthew Adams Family Tree on ancestry.com shows her as Elizabeth Ruark.2,4 
Married Namecirca 1800 As of circa 1800,her married name was Pusey. 
Death*15 March 1833Elizabeth 'Betty' Wootten died on 15 March 1833 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 51. The Gordyfamily.org web page shows she died before 1823.1,2 
Burial*Elizabeth was buried at Pusey Family Cemetery, Laurel, Sussex Co, DE. Her tombstone shows her as Elizabeth Pusey, who died 15 Mar 1833 at the age of 45.1 

Family

Ephraim Pusey b. c 1773, d. 1 Dec 1847
Children 1.William Pusey1 b. 1 Sep 1800, d. 18 Sep 1850
 2.Nathaniel Stayton Pusey I+1 b. 12 Jun 1802, d. 10 Apr 1850

Citations

  1. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, Hudson & Tatnall's Cemetery Records of Sussex Co, DE.
  2. [S2291] e-mail address.
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 270 (will of Isaac Wooten, planter).
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Matthew Adams Family Tree, Owner: mathialoc.

William Pusey1

M, b. 1 September 1800, d. 18 September 1850
FatherEphraim Pusey1 b. c 1773, d. 1 Dec 1847
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' Wootten1 b. 25 Dec 1781, d. 15 Mar 1833
Last Edited15 Jan 2013
Birth*1 September 1800William Pusey was born on 1 September 1800 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Marriage*circa 1830He married Eliza Nickoles circa 1830.1 
Security on MLB*9 January 1832William Pusey was the security on a M.L.B. On 9 January 1832 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. William Pusey of Broad Creek Hundred was security on the M.L. of of Nathaniel Pusey and Eleanor Rickards of Broad Creek Hundred.3 
Census head*1840William was listed as a head of household in the census of 1840 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. 1M<5, 1M5019, 1M30-40, 1F<5, 1F5-10, 1F10-15, 1F30-40, 1F70-80.4 
Death*18 September 1850He died on 18 September 1850 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 50.1,2 
Burial*William was buried at Pusey Family Cemetery, Laurel, Sussex Co, DE. His tombstone shows him as William Pusey who died 18 Sep 1850 at the age of 50 years.1 

Family

Eliza Nickoles b. 27 Sep 1805, d. 25 Dec 1870

Citations

  1. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, Hudson & Tatnall's Cemetery Records of Sussex Co, DE.
  2. [S2291] e-mail address.
  3. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, DE:Sussex Co.:Marriage Licenses.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1840 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.

Eliza Nickoles1

F, b. 27 September 1805, d. 25 December 1870
Last Edited15 Jan 2013
Birth*27 September 1805Eliza Nickoles was born on 27 September 1805 at Sussex Co, DE.1,2 
Marriage*circa 1830She married William Pusey, son of Ephraim Pusey and Elizabeth 'Betty' Wootten, circa 1830.1 
Married Namecirca 1830 As of circa 1830,her married name was Pusey. 
Death*25 December 1870Eliza Nickoles died on 25 December 1870 at age 65.1,2 
Burial*Eliza was buried at Pusey Family Cemetery, Laurel, Sussex Co, DE.1 

Family

William Pusey b. 1 Sep 1800, d. 18 Sep 1850

Citations

  1. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, Hudson & Tatnall's Cemetery Records of Sussex Co, DE.
  2. [S2291] e-mail address.

William Pusey1

M, b. circa 1742, d. between 1 April 1818 and 14 January 1819
FatherJohn Pusey2 b. c 1712, d. b 23 Feb 1774
MotherRebecca Lankford2 b. c 1715
Last Edited29 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1742William Pusey was born circa 1742 at Worcester Co, MD.1,3 
Land patented9 April 1763He patented land on 9 April 1763 at Puzey's Choice, Worcester Co, MD. It contained 50 acres.4 
Land patented*9 April 1763He patented land on 9 April 1763 at Puzey's Outlett, Worcester Co, MD. It contained 25 acres.5 
Will - Father's*15 October 1766William was named in his father's will on 15 October 1766 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as son William and given the tract where he lives in the will of John Puzy, wife Rebeccah.6 
Tax list (land)*1768He was on the real estate tax list in 1768 at Worcester Co, MD. He paid tax on Puzey's Outlett 25 acres and Puzey's Choice 50 acres.7 
Tax list (land)1769He was on the real estate tax list in 1769 at Worcester Co, MD. He paid tax on Puzey's Outlett 25 acres and Puzey's Choice 50 acres.8 
Marriage*31 December 1769He married Betty Saunders, daughter of (-----) Saunders and Jean 'Jenny' or Jane Johnson (widow Saunders), on 31 December 1769 at Lewes & Cool Spring Presbyterian Church, Lewes, Sussex Co, DE. They were shown as Betty Saunders of Maryland and William Pusey of Maryland.9 
Tax list (land)1774William Pusey was on the real estate tax list in 1774 at Worcester Co, MD. He paid tax on Puzey's Outlett 25 acres and Puzey's Choice 50 acres.10 
Tax list (land)1782He was on the real estate tax list in 1782 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as a head of household.11 
Land sold*11 March 1783He sold land on 11 March 1783 at Puzey's Outlett, Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that William Pusey (DE) sold to James Wonnell (Worcester Co.) 25 acres called Puzey's Outlett.12 
Land sold*11 March 1783He sold land on 11 March 1783 at Puzey's Choice, Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that William Pusey (DE) sold to James Wonnell (Worcester Co.) 50 acres called Puzey's Choice.13 
Census head*1790William was listed as a head of household in the census of 1790 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE.14 
Census head1800William was listed as a head of household in the census of 1800 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE.15 
Will*4 December 1805William made a will on 4 December 1805 at Sussex Co, DE. Heirs: Wife Betsy all my moveable estate and 1/3 of my land; son Ephraim Pusey all my lands; son Ephraim to pay my son Stephen Pusey $120, daughter Nelly Messick one bed. Extr. Son Ephriam Pusey. Witt: Philip Matthews, Elzey Hutson and Daniel Willin.1 
Census head*1810William was listed as a head of household in the census of 1810 at Broad Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. 1M10-16, 1M16-26, 1M>45, 1F10-16, 1F16-26, 1F>45.16 
Death*between 1 April 1818 and 14 January 1819He died between 1 April 1818 and 14 January 1819 at Sussex Co, DE. There was no proved or probate date recorded, but the will recorded before his was proved 1 Apr 1818 and the will recorded after his was proved 14 Jan 1819 and they were recorded in date order.1 

Family

Betty Saunders b. c 1750
Marriage*31 December 1769He married Betty Saunders, daughter of (-----) Saunders and Jean 'Jenny' or Jane Johnson (widow Saunders), on 31 December 1769 at Lewes & Cool Spring Presbyterian Church, Lewes, Sussex Co, DE. They were shown as Betty Saunders of Maryland and William Pusey of Maryland.9 
Children 1.Stephen Pusey1 b. c 1770
 2.Ephraim Pusey+1 b. c 1773, d. 1 Dec 1847
 3.Nelly Pusey1 b. 22 Feb 1782

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 30 (will of William Puzey, planter, wife Betsy).
  2. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, Wright: Calendar of Wills: 15:119.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Matthew Adams Family Tree, Owner: mathialoc.
  4. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, MD: Provincial Land Office: Patents: Worcester Co.: #2101.
  5. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, MD: Provincial Land Office: Patents: Worcester Co.: #2104.
  6. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 31 (will of John Puzy, wife Rebeccah).
  7. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, MD: Provincial Land Office: Debt Books: Worcester Co.: 1768:28.
  8. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, MD: Provincial Land Office: Debt Books: Worcester Co.: 1769:100.
  9. [S2290] F. Edward Wright, Vital Records of Kent & Sussex Counties, DE, 1686-1800, p. 125.
  10. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, MD: Provincial Land Office: Debt Books: Worcester Co.: 1774:93.
  11. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, Nelson, et.al.: 1782 Tax Assessment.
  12. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, MD: Worcester Co.: Deeds: K: 504.
  13. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, MD: Worcester Co.: Deeds: K: 505.
  14. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, NGS: 1790 Reconstructed Census for DE: 74.
  15. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research.
  16. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1810 Federal Census, Sussex Co, DE.

Betty Saunders1

F, b. circa 1750
Father(-----) Saunders1 b. c 1720
MotherJean 'Jenny' or Jane Johnson (widow Saunders)1 b. c 1716, d. b 22 Mar 1798
Last Edited29 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1750Betty Saunders was born circa 1750 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*31 December 1769She married William Pusey, son of John Pusey and Rebecca Lankford, on 31 December 1769 at Lewes & Cool Spring Presbyterian Church, Lewes, Sussex Co, DE. They were shown as Betty Saunders of Maryland and William Pusey of Maryland.2 
Married Name31 December 1769 As of 31 December 1769,her married name was Pusey. 
Will - Mother's*6 April 1793Betty was named in her mother's will on 6 April 1793 at Sussex Co, DE. She was shown as daughter Betty Pusey, wife of William, in the will of Jenny Saunders, widow. She also named grandchildren Stephen, Ephraim and Nelly Pusey, children of daughter Betty.1 
Will - Husb's*4 December 1805Betty was named in her husband's will on 4 December 1805 at Sussex Co, DE. She was shown as wife Betsy in the will of William Puzey, planter.3 

Family

William Pusey b. c 1742, d. bt 1 Apr 1818 - 14 Jan 1819
Children 1.Stephen Pusey3 b. c 1770
 2.Ephraim Pusey+1 b. c 1773, d. 1 Dec 1847
 3.Nelly Pusey3 b. 22 Feb 1782

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 292 (will of Jenny Saunders, widow).
  2. [S2290] F. Edward Wright, Vital Records of Kent & Sussex Counties, DE, 1686-1800, p. 125.
  3. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 30 (will of William Puzey, planter, wife Betsy).

Stephen Pusey1

M, b. circa 1770
FatherWilliam Pusey1 b. c 1742, d. bt 1 Apr 1818 - 14 Jan 1819
MotherBetty Saunders1 b. c 1750
Last Edited15 Jan 2013
Birth*circa 1770Stephen Pusey was born circa 1770 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Will - Witnessed*12 January 1787Stephen witnessed a will on 12 January 1787 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that Thomas Conner, Phillip Wingate & Stephen Pusey witnessed the will of James Trutti Sr., planter, wife Priscilla.2 
Will - Grmoth's*6 April 1793Stephen was named in his grandmother's will on 6 April 1793 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that Jenny Saunders, widow, named grandchildren Stephen, Ephraim and Nelly Pusey, children of daughter Betty, in her will. Grandson Stephen was also named Extr., so he must have been of age.3 
Will - Father's*4 December 1805Stephen was named in his father's will on 4 December 1805 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as son Stephen Pusey and was given $120 in the will of William Puzey, planter, wife Betsey.1 

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 30 (will of William Puzey, planter, wife Betsy).
  2. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 184 (will of James Truitt Sr., planter, wife Priscilla).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 292 (will of Jenny Saunders, widow).

Nelly Pusey1

F, b. 22 February 1782
FatherWilliam Pusey1 b. c 1742, d. bt 1 Apr 1818 - 14 Jan 1819
MotherBetty Saunders1 b. c 1750
Last Edited15 Jan 2013
Birth*22 February 1782Nelly Pusey was born on 22 February 1782 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Will - Grmoth's*6 April 1793Nelly was named in her grandmother's will on 6 April 1793 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that Jenny Saunders, widow, named grandchildren Stephen, Ephraim and Nelly Pusey, children of daughter Betty, in her will.3 
Marriage*17 January 1805She married George Messick on 17 January 1805.1 
Married Name17 January 1805 As of 17 January 1805,her married name was Messick. 
Will - Father's*4 December 1805Nelly was named in her father's will on 4 December 1805 at Sussex Co, DE. She was shown as daughter Nelly Messick and given a bed in the will of William Puzey, planter, wife Betsey.1 

Family

George Messick b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 30 (will of William Puzey, planter, wife Betsy).
  2. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, DAR:Genealogical Records Commission:Delaware:Series 1:Vol. 16:p. 182 (Messick Bible Records).
  3. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 292 (will of Jenny Saunders, widow).

George Messick1

M, b. circa 1780
Last Edited28 Mar 2014
Birth*circa 1780George Messick was born circa 1780.2 
Marriage*17 January 1805He married Nelly Pusey, daughter of William Pusey and Betty Saunders, on 17 January 1805.2 
Census head*1810George was listed as a head of household in the census of 1810. Census (Baltimore, Dagsboro, Indian River, Lewes, Rehoboth, & Broadkill Hundreds, Sussex Co. DE): head of household, as George Messick. 1M<10, 1M26-45, 1F<10, 1F26-45. 

Family

Nelly Pusey b. 22 Feb 1782

Citations

  1. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, DAR:Genealogical Records Commission:Delaware:Series 1:Vol. 16:p. 182 (Messick Bible Records).
  2. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 30 (will of William Puzey, planter, wife Betsy).

John Pusey1

M, b. circa 1712, d. before 23 February 1774
FatherWilliam Pusey I2 b. c 1665, d. b 9 Apr 1721
MotherAlice Planner3 b. c 1675
Last Edited3 Sep 2018
Birth*circa 1712John Pusey was born circa 1712.1 
Tax list*between 1728 and 1731He was on the tax list between 1728 and 1731 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as John Pusey in the household of Alice Pusey (his mother).4 
Tax listbetween 1733 and 1743He was on the tax list between 1733 and 1743 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as a head of household on the tax list.4 
Marriage*circa 1735He married Rebecca Lankford, daughter of Joseph Lankford Sr. and Alice Pusey, circa 1735.1 
Tax listbetween 1744 and 1751John Pusey was on the tax list between 1744 and 1751 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as a head of household on the tax list.4 
Will - Witnessed*26 February 1745John witnessed a will on 26 February 1745 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that Southy Whittington, John White & John Pusey witnessed the will of Edward Hern, wife Deborah.5 
Tax list (land)*between 1756 and 1762He was on the real estate tax list between 1756 and 1762 at Beacon Hill, Worcester Co, MD. He paid tax on part of "Bacon Hill" on 146 acres.6 
Will*15 October 1766John made a will on 15 October 1766 at Worcester Co, MD. He was shown as John Puzy. To wife Rebecca my plantation and then after her death to son Isaac, tract where I live, 25 acres back of Stephen Wainrights plantation. To sons Lankford, Benjamin and David. To son William tract where he lives. To son George 50 acres. To daughter Mary. Witt: Cornelius Ward (now dead), James Atkinson & Teague Riggin.7 
Tax list (land)between 1768 and 1774He was on the real estate tax list between 1768 and 1774 at Beacon Hill, Worcester Co, MD. He paid tax on part of "Bacon Hill" on 146 acres.6 
Death*before 23 February 1774He died before 23 February 1774 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.1 
Est inv filed*10 March 1774He's inventory was recorded on 10 March 1774 at Worcester Co, MD. Signed as next of kin: John Pusey, Lankford Pusey. Executor: Isaac Pusey.8 

Family

Rebecca Lankford b. c 1715
Marriage*circa 1735He married Rebecca Lankford, daughter of Joseph Lankford Sr. and Alice Pusey, circa 1735.1 
Children 1.William Pusey+1 b. c 1742, d. bt 1 Apr 1818 - 14 Jan 1819
 2.Isaac Pusey7 b. c 1744, d. 1792
 3.George Pusey7 b. c 1746
 4.Benjamin Pusey7 b. 1748, d. 1808
 5.Lankford Pusey7 b. c 1751
 6.David Pusey7 b. c 1754, d. 1790
 7.Mary Pusey7 b. c 1757

Citations

  1. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, Wright: Calendar of Wills: 15:119.
  2. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, Abstracts of Inventories of Prerogative Court:1720-1724:10.
  3. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research.
  4. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, MD: Somerset Co.: Tax Lists.
  5. [S2124] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Somerest County, MD, Wills 1667-1748 (Liber EB 9), p. 64 (will of Edward Hern, wife Deborah).
  6. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, MD: Provincial Land Office: Debt Books: Worcester Co.
  7. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 31 (will of John Puzy, wife Rebeccah).
  8. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, Abstracts of Inventories of Prerogative Court:1772-1774:93.

Rebecca Lankford1

F, b. circa 1715
FatherJoseph Lankford Sr.2 b. c Oct 1680, d. c 1756
MotherAlice Pusey2 b. 1681, d. c 1740
Last Edited3 Sep 2018
Birth*circa 1715Rebecca Lankford was born circa 1715 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1735She married John Pusey, son of William Pusey I and Alice Planner, circa 1735.1 
Married Namecirca 1735 As of circa 1735,her married name was Pusey. 
Will - Husb's*15 October 1766Rebecca was named in her husband's will on 15 October 1766 at Worcester Co, MD. She was shown as wife Rebeccah in the will of John Puzy.3 

Family

John Pusey b. c 1712, d. b 23 Feb 1774
Children 1.William Pusey+1 b. c 1742, d. bt 1 Apr 1818 - 14 Jan 1819
 2.Isaac Pusey3 b. c 1744, d. 1792
 3.George Pusey3 b. c 1746
 4.Benjamin Pusey3 b. 1748, d. 1808
 5.Lankford Pusey3 b. c 1751
 6.David Pusey3 b. c 1754, d. 1790
 7.Mary Pusey3 b. c 1757

Citations

  1. [S2226] Vern Skinner, Genealogy Research, Wright: Calendar of Wills: 15:119.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Matthew Adams Family Tree, Owner: mathialoc.
  3. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 31 (will of John Puzy, wife Rebeccah).