Henry Parker Byrd1

M, b. 17 July 1855, d. 5 February 1907
FatherParker Byrd b. 8 Feb 1821, d. 5 Apr 1895
MotherMary Ann Trader b. 4 Jan 1828, d. 10 Jul 1874
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited9 Feb 1996
Biography*In his will, signed 4 Dec 1905, Henry P. Byrd of Mears, Acc Co, named a brother Major P. Byrd. The executor was Major J. Byrd. Witnesses were W.W. Kerns, M.D. and A.W. Short (Acc Co Wills, 1904-20, p. 97). 
Birth*17 July 1855Henry was born on 17 July 1855 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census*1860He was listed as a resident in the census report in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA.3 
Was Living1905Henry was living in 1905 at Mears, Acc Co, VA.4 
Death*5 February 1907Henry died on 5 February 1907 at age 51.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Byrd Cem, Mearsville, Acc Co, VA.2 
Probate13 February 1907Henry's will was probated on 13 February 1907 at Accomack Co, VA.4 

Citations

  1. [S1465] Cousin's Will.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S16] Accomack Co, VA, Wills, 1904-1920, p. 97.

Staton Franklin Byrd1

M, b. 19 November 1857, d. 7 September 1941
FatherParker Byrd b. 8 Feb 1821, d. 5 Apr 1895
MotherMary Ann Trader b. 4 Jan 1828, d. 10 Jul 1874
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#3)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited9 Feb 1996
Employment*Staton was employed at Sailor/Captain as a Sailor/Captain. Sailor/Captain. 
Biography*Staten F. Byrd was made postmaster of Cattail Post Office on 3 Jul 1893. He was postmaster there in 1899, when the name was changed to Poulson. His second wife Polly (Poulson) Byrd became postmistress at Poulson on 5 Sep 1922 (Acc Loose Papers, Roll 130). 
Birth*19 November 1857Staton was born on 19 November 1857 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census*1860He was listed as a resident in the census report in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA.3 
Marriage*27 December 1882He married Clara J. Lucas, daughter of Samuel J. Lucas and Tabitha A. White, on 27 December 1882 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Marriage*28 September 1898He married Polly D. Poulson, daughter of Marion Jasper Poulson and Sarah Trader, on 28 September 1898 at Accomack Co, VA.5 
Was Living1940Staton was living in 1940 at Poulson, Acc Co, VA.1 
Death*7 September 1941Staton died on 7 September 1941 at age 83.6 
Burial*His body was interred at Byrd Plot, Mearsville, Acc Co, VA.6 

Family 1

Clara J. Lucas b. 27 Jun 1863, d. 8 Jul 1897
Marriage*27 December 1882He married Clara J. Lucas, daughter of Samuel J. Lucas and Tabitha A. White, on 27 December 1882 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Children 1.Samuel F. Byrd b. 15 Jun 1887
 2.Elana Byrd b. 26 Aug 1890

Family 2

Polly D. Poulson b. 1869, d. 1950
Marriage*28 September 1898He married Polly D. Poulson, daughter of Marion Jasper Poulson and Sarah Trader, on 28 September 1898 at Accomack Co, VA.5 
Child 1.(Inf s|o Staton) Byrd b. 8 Aug 1899, d. 8 Aug 1899

Citations

  1. [S1465] Cousin's Will.
  2. [S198] Colwell Patterson Byrd, History & Genealogy of the Byrd Family.
  3. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S17] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #3, 1853-1896.
  5. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  6. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Clara J. Lucas1

F, b. 27 June 1863, d. 8 July 1897
FatherSamuel J. Lucas b. 13 Nov 1839, d. 22 Aug 1866
MotherTabitha A. White b. 27 Jun 1839, d. 15 Feb 1897
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited9 Feb 1996
Birth*27 June 1863Clara was born on 27 June 1863 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*27 December 1882She married Staton Franklin Byrd, son of Parker Byrd and Mary Ann Trader, on 27 December 1882 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name27 December 1882 As of 27 December 1882,her married name was Byrd. 
Death*8 July 1897Clara died on 8 July 1897 at age 34.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Byrd Plot, Mearsville, Acc Co, VA.2 

Family

Staton Franklin Byrd b. 19 Nov 1857, d. 7 Sep 1941
Children 1.Samuel F. Byrd b. 15 Jun 1887
 2.Elana Byrd b. 26 Aug 1890

Citations

  1. [S17] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #3, 1853-1896.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Samuel F. Byrd1

M, b. 15 June 1887
FatherStaton Franklin Byrd b. 19 Nov 1857, d. 7 Sep 1941
MotherClara J. Lucas b. 27 Jun 1863, d. 8 Jul 1897
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited9 Feb 1996
Birth*15 June 1887Samuel was born on 15 June 1887 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S601] Virginia Accomack County, Birth Register(s), 1853-1896.

Elana Byrd1

F, b. 26 August 1890
FatherStaton Franklin Byrd b. 19 Nov 1857, d. 7 Sep 1941
MotherClara J. Lucas b. 27 Jun 1863, d. 8 Jul 1897
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited9 Feb 1996
Birth*26 August 1890Elana was born on 26 August 1890 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S198] Colwell Patterson Byrd, History & Genealogy of the Byrd Family.

Jefferson Davis Byrd1

M, b. 4 April 1861, d. 6 June 1935
FatherParker Byrd b. 8 Feb 1821, d. 5 Apr 1895
MotherMary Ann Trader b. 4 Jan 1828, d. 10 Jul 1874
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#3)
Descendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited9 Feb 1996
Biography*Mr. Jefferson Byrd of Mears died on 6 Jun 1935, aged 73 years, survivors were listed (Pen. Ent., 15 Jun 1935). 
Birth*4 April 1861Jefferson was born on 4 April 1861 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1880He married Eliza 'Lizzie' J. Smith, daughter of James H. Smith Sr. and Sarah Frances 'Sally' McCready, circa 1880.3 
Marriage*12 February 1899He married Luzie T. Trader, daughter of Thomas Franklin Trader and Demeria C. Byrd, on 12 February 1899 at Mappsville, Acc Co, VA.4 
Was Living1921Jefferson was living in 1921.1 
Death*6 June 1935Jefferson died on 6 June 1935 at Mears, Acc Co, VA, at age 74.5 
Burial*His body was interred at Byrd Cem, Whites Crossing Rd, Mearsville, Acc Co, VA.2 

Family 1

Eliza 'Lizzie' J. Smith b. 30 Jul 1861, d. 23 Mar 1898
Marriage*circa 1880He married Eliza 'Lizzie' J. Smith, daughter of James H. Smith Sr. and Sarah Frances 'Sally' McCready, circa 1880.3 
Child 1.Royal P. Byrd+ b. 31 Mar 1882, d. 1973

Family 2

Luzie T. Trader b. 15 Sep 1876, d. 17 Dec 1931
Marriage*12 February 1899He married Luzie T. Trader, daughter of Thomas Franklin Trader and Demeria C. Byrd, on 12 February 1899 at Mappsville, Acc Co, VA.4 

Citations

  1. [S1465] Cousin's Will.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S198] Colwell Patterson Byrd, History & Genealogy of the Byrd Family.
  4. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  5. [S27] Peninsula Enterprise, Obituary.

Erastus Seymour Smith1

M, d. 26 November 1932
FatherJames H. Smith Sr. b. 21 Feb 1820, d. 20 Mar 1888
MotherSarah Frances 'Sally' McCready b. 10 Mar 1833, d. 10 Mar 1903
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Last Edited10 Jun 2019
Birth1850Erastus Seymour Smith was born in 1850 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census*1860He was listed as a resident in the census report in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA.3 
Marriage*21 May 1873He married Triphenia Mary Janie Bonnewell, daughter of George Parker Bonnewell and Margaret Anna Linton, on 21 May 1873 at Messongo, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Erastus Seymour Smith, a 21 year old oysterman, the son of Jas & Sally Smith and she was shown as Trephenia J. Bonnewell, age 20, the daughter of Geo. P. & Marg't Ann Bonnewell. They were married near Messongo by J.E. Bundick..1 
Death*26 November 1932Erastus Seymour Smith died on 26 November 1932 at Atlantic District, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Seymore E. Smith, a widowed white male, a 79 year old farmer, who died 26 Nov 1932, born in Acco Co, Va, parents were shown as "Don't Know" as reported by Dr. O.R. Fletcher of Sanford, VA.4 
Burial*Erastus was buried at Grotons Cemetery, Hallwood, Accomack Co, VA.2 

Family

Triphenia Mary Janie Bonnewell b. 10 May 1853, d. 1935
Children 1.Elizabeth Frances 'Lizzie' Smith+ b. 1875, d. 1964
 2.Thomas Ernest Smith+2 b. 24 Feb 1880, d. 6 Oct 1960
 3.Frederick Ward Smith Sr.+5 b. 17 Oct 1891, d. 9 Apr 1948

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Seymour E Smith in the Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Fred Ward Smith in the Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.

Eliza 'Lizzie' J. Smith1

F, b. 30 July 1861, d. 23 March 1898
FatherJames H. Smith Sr. b. 21 Feb 1820, d. 20 Mar 1888
MotherSarah Frances 'Sally' McCready b. 10 Mar 1833, d. 10 Mar 1903
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited16 Dec 2018
Birth*30 July 1861Eliza was born on 30 July 1861 at Messongo, Acc Co, VA.2,3 
Census w/parents*24 June 1880Eliza was listed with her parents in the census of 24 June 1880 at Sea Side, Metompkin District, Accomack Co, VA. HH463 was headed by James Smith, a 56 year old farmer. Listed with him were Sallie F. Smith, a 45 year old wife; James T. Smith, a 23 year old son; Eliza J. Smith, a 19 year old daughter; Martha A. Smith, a 16 year old daughter; Henry Smith, a 12 year old son; Mary F. Smith, a 9 year old daughter; and Alexandria Smith, a 6 year old son.4 
Marriage*circa 1880She married Jefferson Davis Byrd, son of Parker Byrd and Mary Ann Trader, circa 1880.1 
Married Namecirca 1880 As of circa 1880,her married name was Byrd. 
Death*23 March 1898Eliza died on 23 March 1898 at age 36.5,3 
Burial*Her body was interred at Byrd Cem, Whites Crossing Rd, Mearsville, Acc Co, VA.3 

Family

Jefferson Davis Byrd b. 4 Apr 1861, d. 6 Jun 1935
Child 1.Royal P. Byrd+ b. 31 Mar 1882, d. 1973

Citations

  1. [S198] Colwell Patterson Byrd, History & Genealogy of the Byrd Family.
  2. [S37] 1820 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  5. [S31] 1880 Accomack Co, VA, Census, p--.

Royal P. Byrd1

M, b. 31 March 1882, d. 1973
FatherJefferson Davis Byrd b. 4 Apr 1861, d. 6 Jun 1935
MotherEliza 'Lizzie' J. Smith b. 30 Jul 1861, d. 23 Mar 1898
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited16 Jan 2006
Birth*31 March 1882Royal was born on 31 March 1882 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*22 December 1902He married Narcissa E. Bloxom, daughter of Martin Major Bloxom and Susan Amanda Killmon, on 22 December 1902 at Mearsville, Acc Co, VA. Mr. Royal P. Byrd and Miss Narcissa E. Bloxom were married 22 Dec 1901 near Mearsville by Rev. Charles Clement (Pen. Ent., 4 Jan 1902)..2 
Death*1973Royal died in 1973.3 
Burial*His body was interred at Groton's Cem, Hallwood, Acc Co, VA.3 

Family

Narcissa E. Bloxom b. 1882, d. 1967
Child 1.Jeffries Davis Byrd+ b. 1910, d. 1982

Citations

  1. [S198] Colwell Patterson Byrd, History & Genealogy of the Byrd Family.
  2. [S27] Peninsula Enterprise, Marriage.
  3. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Narcissa E. Bloxom1

F, b. 1882, d. 1967
FatherMartin Major Bloxom b. 18 Mar 1843, d. 12 Jun 1914
MotherSusan Amanda Killmon b. 6 May 1848, d. 14 Dec 1930
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited29 Dec 2011
Birth*1882Narcissa was born in 1882 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*22 December 1902She married Royal P. Byrd, son of Jefferson Davis Byrd and Eliza 'Lizzie' J. Smith, on 22 December 1902 at Mearsville, Acc Co, VA. Mr. Royal P. Byrd and Miss Narcissa E. Bloxom were married 22 Dec 1901 near Mearsville by Rev. Charles Clement (Pen. Ent., 4 Jan 1902)..3 
Married Name22 December 1902 As of 22 December 1902,her married name was Byrd. 
Was Living1942Narcissa was living in 1942 at Hallwood, Acc Co, VA.4 
Death*1967Narcissa died in 1967.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Groton's Cem, Hallwood, Acc Co, VA.2 

Family

Royal P. Byrd b. 31 Mar 1882, d. 1973
Child 1.Jeffries Davis Byrd+ b. 1910, d. 1982

Citations

  1. [S198] Colwell Patterson Byrd, History & Genealogy of the Byrd Family.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S27] Peninsula Enterprise, Marriage.
  4. [S1465] Cousin's Will.

Levin J.P.W. Byrd1

M, b. 26 December 1864, d. 13 November 1940
FatherParker Byrd b. 8 Feb 1821, d. 5 Apr 1895
MotherMary Ann Trader b. 4 Jan 1828, d. 10 Jul 1874
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#3)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia) (#3)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#3)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited9 Feb 1996
Employment*Levin was employed at Merchant as a Merchant. Merchant. 
Biography*Levin J. Byrd, aged 75 years and a merchant of Mearsville, died on 13 Nov 1940. Services were at Bethel Baptist Church by Rev. N.R. Greene, with interment in Parksley Cemetery. He was a member of the Bethel Baptist Church. Survivors included a wife and a brother, both of who were named (E.S. News, 22 Nov 1940). 
Birth*26 December 1864Levin was born on 26 December 1864 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*3 August 1887He married Anna 'Annie' Chase, daughter of Alsavador Chase and Sallie Ann Davis, on 3 August 1887 at Mappsville, Acc Co, VA.3 
Marriage*circa 1890He married Ella D. (-----) circa 1890.2 
Was Living1921Levin was living in 1921 at Baltimore, MD.1 
Marriage*after 1922He married Elizabeth Jane Young, daughter of Benjamin F. Young and Elizabeth 'Betsy' Northam, after 1922. 
Death*13 November 1940Levin died on 13 November 1940 at age 75.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Parksley Cem, Acc Co, VA.2 

Family 1

Anna 'Annie' Chase b. c 1868
Marriage*3 August 1887He married Anna 'Annie' Chase, daughter of Alsavador Chase and Sallie Ann Davis, on 3 August 1887 at Mappsville, Acc Co, VA.3 

Family 2

Ella D. (-----) b. 24 May 1867, d. 19 May 1922
Marriage*circa 1890He married Ella D. (-----) circa 1890.2 

Family 3

Elizabeth Jane Young b. 1868, d. 13 Dec 1940
Marriage*after 1922He married Elizabeth Jane Young, daughter of Benjamin F. Young and Elizabeth 'Betsy' Northam, after 1922. 

Citations

  1. [S1465] Cousin's Will.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S17] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #3, 1853-1896.

Major Jackson Byrd1

M, b. 31 August 1867, d. 3 July 1921
FatherParker Byrd b. 8 Feb 1821, d. 5 Apr 1895
MotherMary Ann Trader b. 4 Jan 1828, d. 10 Jul 1874
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited22 Jan 1997
Biography*In his will, signed 8 Jan 1913, Major J. Byrd of Mearsville, Acc Co, named a wife Jane Byrd; 5 brothers: A.W., J.D., Teackle L., Staton F., and Levin J. Byrd; a nephew Roy P. Byrd; and a cousin Margaret F. Trader. He bound Jane, Teackle L. and Levin J. Byrd to keep his slave, Sarah Dowing (col) of Metomkin, VA comfortable during life and at death a decent burial and never let her die in the home of the indigent. Executors were Jane Byrd and Teackle L. Byrd. Witnesses were John T. Lewis and Nathaniel F. Taylor. At probate both Jane and Teackle relinquished their right to probate to Staton F. Byrd. Sureties on the bond for probate were D. Frank White and Roy D. White (Acc Co Wills, 1920-28, p. 36). 
Birth23 August 1867Conflicting evidence states that Major was born on 3 August 1867 at Mearsville, Acc Co, VA.2 
Birth*31 August 1867Major was born on 31 August 1867 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Marriage*circa 1890He married Jane (-----) circa 1890. 
Death*3 July 1921Major died on 3 July 1921 at Mearsville, Acc Co, VA, at age 53.4 
Burial*His body was interred at Byrd Cem, Mearsville, Acc Co, VA.2 
Probate9 July 1921Major's will was probated on 9 July 1921 at Accomack Co, VA.5 

Family

Jane (-----) b. c 1870
Marriage*circa 1890He married Jane (-----) circa 1890. 

Citations

  1. [S1465] Cousin's Will.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S198] Colwell Patterson Byrd, History & Genealogy of the Byrd Family.
  4. [S27] Peninsula Enterprise, Obituary.
  5. [S202] Accomack Co, VA, Will Bk 21, 1920-28, p. 36.

Edward D. Trader1

M, b. circa 1815
FatherIsreal Trader b. c 1786, d. Oct 1824
MotherTabitha Byrd b. c 1790
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited19 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1815Edward was born circa 1815 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1837He married Sarah S. Underhill, daughter of Thomas A. (of Micajah) Underhill (Undsill?) and Sarah 'Sally' (551) (of Levin) Stewart, circa 1837.3 
Will - Father-in-law*2 August 1838Edward was named in his father-in-law's will on 2 August 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Thomas A. Underhill gave the remainder of my property to my daughters Ann M. Underhill & Sarah S. Trader. To daughter Ann M. Underhill all the houses where I reside with a portion of land surrounding the houses until her death & if she dies before my daughter Sarah S. Trader & leaving no heirs, then her portion to my daughter Sarah S. Trader & if there be no heirs then the land will not go to her husband Edward D. Trader. To daughter Sarah S. Trader the remaining part of my land whereon I now reside & if she dies without children to my daughter Ann M. Underhill. Friend Garrison Burton Extr. & if he should not survive me then my friend John W. A. Elliott. Witt: John W. A. Elliott, Joshua T. Burton & Sarah T. Burton.4 
Census head*1850Edward was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Edward D. Trader the head of HH#1131, a 35 year old cabnet maker. Listed with him were the following Traders: Sarah S., age 39; Edw'd T., age 10; and Sally A., age 5. Also listed was Henry C. White Jr., a 19 year old cabnet maker..2 

Family

Sarah S. Underhill b. c 1811
Children 1.Edward T. Trader b. c 1840
 2.Sally Ann Trader b. c 1845

Citations

  1. [S198] Colwell Patterson Byrd, History & Genealogy of the Byrd Family.
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, 554 (will of Thomas A. Underhill).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 554 (will of Thomas A. Underhill).

Sarah S. Underhill1

F, b. circa 1811
FatherThomas A. (of Micajah) Underhill (Undsill?)2 b. c 1770, d. b 31 Dec 1838
MotherSarah 'Sally' (551) (of Levin) Stewart b. c 1778
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited20 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1811Sarah was born circa 1811 at Accomack Co, VA.3 
Marriage*circa 1837She married Edward D. Trader, son of Isreal Trader and Tabitha Byrd, circa 1837.1 
Married Namecirca 1837 As of circa 1837,her married name was Trader. 
Will - Father's*2 August 1838Sarah was named in her father's will on 2 August 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Thomas A. Underhill gave the remainder of my property to my daughters Ann M. Underhill & Sarah S. Trader. To daughter Ann M. Underhill all the houses where I reside with a portion of land surrounding the houses until her death & if she dies before my daughter Sarah S. Trader & leaving no heirs, then her portion to my daughter Sarah S. Trader & if there be no heirs then the land will not go to her husband Edward D. Trader. To daughter Sarah S. Trader the remaining part of my land whereon I now reside & if she dies without children to my daughter Ann M. Underhill. Friend Garrison Burton Extr. & if he should not survive me then my friend John W. A. Elliott. Witt: John W. A. Elliott, Joshua T. Burton & Sarah T. Burton.4 
Census w/husband*1850Sarah was listed with her husband in the census of in 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Sarah S. Trader, age 39 in HH#1131 headed by Edward D. Trader, a 35 year old cabnet maker..3 

Family

Edward D. Trader b. c 1815
Children 1.Edward T. Trader b. c 1840
 2.Sally Ann Trader b. c 1845

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, 554 (will of Thomas A. Underhill).
  2. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896, p. 86 (death of Annie W. Kellam, wife of Wm. S. Kellam, show her as the daughter of Thos. A. & Sallie Underhill).
  3. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 554 (will of Thomas A. Underhill).

Sally Ann Trader1

F, b. circa 1845
FatherEdward D. Trader b. c 1815
MotherSarah S. Underhill b. c 1811
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited15 Feb 2002
Birth*circa 1845Sally was born circa 1845 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Sally was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at St. George Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Sally A. Trader, age 5 in HH#1131 headed by Edward D. Trader, a 35 year old cabnet maker..1 

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

Archibald (92) Trader Sr.1,2

M, b. circa 1737, d. May 1821
FatherLittleton (60) Armey Trader (of upper Acc Co) b. c 1712, d. Oct 1771
MotherAnn (-----) b. c 1715
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited10 Jun 2011
Birth*circa 1737Archibald was born circa 1737 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1768He married Elizabeth (-----) circa 1768. 
Will - Father's*9 October 1771Archibald was named in his father's will on 9 October 1771 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Archibald Armitrader in the will of Littleton Armitrader..1 
Marriage*circa 1810He married Mary 'Polly' Conquest, daughter of Richard Conquest and Mary Rachel Stockley, circa 1810.3 
Will*18 February 1821He made a will on 18 February 1821 at Accomack Co, VA. To Littleton A. Trader Sr. 110 acres adjoining lands of Parker Lucas & John Savage. To son Teackle Trader 70 acres adjoining the branch & mill & lands of Solomon Lucas & Parker Lucas. To wife Polly Trader all my meat & corn to support her & the family this year & also lend her Negro boy Isaac until he arrives to age 20, now 12, then Isaac to Teackle Trader until he is 31 & then to be free. My old woman Sarah to stay here on my land & if she is not able to maintain herself then my 2 sons Littleton A. Trader & Teackle Trader to maintain her. To wife Polly ... To grandson Samuel Trader $1 & ... To granddaughters Tabitha & Sally Trader $1 each. Remainder to sons Littleton & Teackle Trader. To heirs of John Jacobs each 1 shilling. William Nock of Zadock, son Littleton Trader & Joseph Conquest Extrs. Witt: Solomon Lucas & Eliza F. Lucas..4 
Death*May 1821Archibald died in May 1821 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Probate*29 May 1821Archibald's will was probated on 29 May 1821 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Est settm't*27 January 1823Archibald estate was settled on 27 January 1823 at Accomack Co, VA. 19 Jun 1821 (Invy), 29 Jun 1821(Sale), 25 Jun 1823 (Audit), 27 Jan 1823 (Rec'd) - Littleton A. Trader Extr. Negro boy Isaac & old woman Sarah. Appraisers: William Northam Sr., Edmund Godwin Sr. & William Nock of Z. Buyers: Littleton Trader, Polly Trader, William Trader Jr., Valentine Trader, Teackle Trader & Staton Trader. Auditors: William Northam & William Nock of Z..5 

Family 1

Elizabeth (-----) b. c 1745
Marriage*circa 1768He married Elizabeth (-----) circa 1768. 
Children 1.Nancy Trader b. c 1780
 2.Archibald Trader Jr.+ b. c 1783, d. Jan 1815
 3.Littleton Archibald Trader+ b. c 1790, d. 1826
 4.Teackle A. Trader b. c 1795, d. 1830

Family 2

Mary 'Polly' Conquest b. c 1764
Marriage*circa 1810He married Mary 'Polly' Conquest, daughter of Richard Conquest and Mary Rachel Stockley, circa 1810.3 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 258 (will of Littleton Armitrader).
  2. [S888] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 127 (Granger Family).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 542 (will of Archibald Trader, wife Polly).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 542 (will of Archibald Trader).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 542 (Settlement of Archibald Trader Sr.).

Mary 'Polly' Conquest1

F, b. circa 1764
FatherRichard Conquest1 b. c 1740
MotherMary Rachel Stockley1 b. c 1747
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Last Edited20 Jan 2014
Birth*circa 1764Mary was born circa 1764 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1783She married Eli Duncan, son of James Duncan Sr. and Sarah Mears, circa 1783.2 
Married Namecirca 1783 As of circa 1783,her married name was Duncan. 
Will - Grfath's*6 April 1799Mary was named in her grandfather's will on 6 April 1799 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Mary Duncan in the will of William Conquest Sr.3 
Will - Brother's21 September 1807Mary was named in her brother's will on 21 September 1807 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as my sister Mary Duncan in the will of Nathaniel Conquest.1 
Marriage*circa 1810She married Archibald (92) Trader Sr., son of Littleton (60) Armey Trader (of upper Acc Co) and Ann (-----), circa 1810.4 
Married Namecirca 1810 As of circa 1810,her married name was Trader. 
Will - Husb's*18 February 1821Mary was named in her husband's will on 18 February 1821 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Polly Trader in the will of Archibald Trader. Her brother Joseph Conquest was named as one of the Extrs..5 

Family 1

Eli Duncan b. c 1761, d. b 27 Oct 1789
Marriage*circa 1783She married Eli Duncan, son of James Duncan Sr. and Sarah Mears, circa 1783.2 
Child 1.James W. Duncan (of Eli)+ b. c 1785

Family 2

Archibald (92) Trader Sr. b. c 1737, d. May 1821
Marriage*circa 1810She married Archibald (92) Trader Sr., son of Littleton (60) Armey Trader (of upper Acc Co) and Ann (-----), circa 1810.4 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 136 (will of Nathaniel Conquest, b/o William & others).
  2. [S607] Virginia Accomack County, Accomack Co, VA, Deeds, No. 007, 1788-1793, p. 299.
  3. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 462 (will of William Conquest Sr.).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 542 (will of Archibald Trader, wife Polly).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 542 (will of Archibald Trader).

Teackle A. Trader1

M, b. circa 1795, d. 1830
FatherArchibald (92) Trader Sr. b. c 1737, d. May 1821
MotherElizabeth (-----) b. c 1745
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited23 May 2004
Birth*circa 1795Teackle was born circa 1795 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*28 February 1818He married Elizabeth R. Houston on 28 February 1818 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*18 February 1821Teackle was named in his father's will on 18 February 1821 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son Teackle Trader in the will of Archibald Trader..1 
Land sold*1822Teackle sold land in 1822 at Accomack Co, VA. It was in this year that Teackle Trader sold 45 acres, of the 70 acres that he inherited from his father, to his brother Littleton Trader.. 
Death*1830Teackle died in 1830 at Maryland. 

Family

Elizabeth R. Houston b. c 1790, d. 1830

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 542 (will of Archibald Trader).
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

William (of J.) Rew1

M, b. circa 1824, d. before 30 August 1858
FatherJohn Rew Sr. b. c 1778, d. b 27 Jun 1864
MotherElizabeth Chesser (Cheshire) b. c 1792
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited10 Nov 2013
Birth*circa 1824William was born circa 1824 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*20 December 1849He married Emaline Trader, daughter of Teackle Trader and Nancy Townsend, on 20 December 1849 at Accomack Co, VA. There are two marriage records in Turman's book for an Emeline Trader of Teackle: one to William Rew between 1847-1850 (no specific date) and one to William Ross, dated 20 Dec 1849, where William S. Burton was the security on the M.L.B. Since the 1850 Acc Co census shows only a William Rew, age 26 and Emeline Rew, age 20 in HH#1076 and no William Ross and Emeline are listed, it is assumed that she married William Rew, not Ross..2 
Census head*1850William was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. Rew of J. the head of HH#1076, a 26 year old farmer. Listed with him was Emeline Rew, age 20, and John Rew Sr. was only two doors away in HH#1074..1 
Death*before 30 August 1858He died before 30 August 1858 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William Rew (of John) was granted to Emeline Rew with William B. Savage & Henry Chesser securities.3 

Family

Emaline Trader b. c 1830

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S184] Nora Miller Turman and Mary Frances Carey, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage License Bonds, 1847-1850.
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 443 (adm of William (of John) Rew to Emeline Rew).

Alfred Trader1,2

M, b. circa 1826
FatherTeackle Trader b. 16 May 1798, d. 8 Jan 1868
MotherNancy Townsend b. 18 Aug 1796, d. 9 Mar 1875
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited18 May 2004
Birth*circa 1826Alfred was born circa 1826 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Grfath's*29 August 1840Alfred was named in his grandfather's will on 29 August 1840 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a grandson Alfred Trader in the will of Staten Trader..2 
Census w/parents*1850Alfred was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Alfred Trader, a 24 year old laborer in HH#587 headed by Teackle Trader, a 56 year old farmer..1 
Marriage*22 January 1851He married Elizabeth Rew, daughter of John Rew Sr. and Elizabeth Chesser (Cheshire), on 22 January 1851 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Alfred Trader of Teackle and she was shown as Elizabeth Rew of John Jr..3 
Census*1860He was listed as a resident in the census report in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA.4 

Family

Elizabeth Rew b. c 1820
Children 1.Amaret Jane Trader b. c 1852
 2.Elizabeth Trader b. c 1854, d. 1922
 3.Willianna Trader+ b. 1857

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 545 (will of Staten Trader).
  3. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  4. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Elizabeth Rew1,2

F, b. circa 1820
FatherJohn Rew Sr. b. c 1778, d. b 27 Jun 1864
MotherElizabeth Chesser (Cheshire) b. c 1792
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited1 Jan 2002
Birth*circa 1820Elizabeth was born circa 1820 at Accomack Co, VA.3,1 
Census w/father*1850Elizabeth was listed with her father in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Elizabeth Rew, age 30 in HH#1074 headed by John Rew Sr., a 72 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000..1 
Marriage*22 January 1851She married Alfred Trader, son of Teackle Trader and Nancy Townsend, on 22 January 1851 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Alfred Trader of Teackle and she was shown as Elizabeth Rew of John Jr..2 
Married Name22 January 1851 As of 22 January 1851,her married name was Trader. 
Census*1860She was listed as a resident in the census report in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA.3 

Family

Alfred Trader b. c 1826
Children 1.Amaret Jane Trader b. c 1852
 2.Elizabeth Trader b. c 1854, d. 1922
 3.Willianna Trader+ b. 1857

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  3. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

John Rew Sr.

M, b. circa 1778, d. before 27 June 1864
FatherAbsalom Rew1 b. c 1728, d. b 29 Jun 1795
MotherSarah 'Horsey' Roach1 b. c 1737
Last Edited9 Nov 2013
Birth*circa 1778John was born circa 1778 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*24 April 1794John was named in his father's will on 24 April 1794 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son John Rew in the will of Absalom Rew, wife Sarah Horsey Rew. He was given my whole plantation that I now live on.1 
Land inherited*1795He inherited land in 1795. Absalom Rew (wife Sarah Horsey) left his part of this tract to a son John; but the will also mentioned a son Charles and a daughter Nancy. John Rew many have died before 1809 as in that year, Charles and Jean Rew and Horsey and Nancy Somers united in a deed to Richard Somers for 62 acres, which wers east fo the Wonney Rew land.3 
Marriage*26 March 1810He married Elizabeth Chesser (Cheshire), daughter of Jabez Chesser (Cheshire) and Nancy(?) Purnell (Purnell?), on 26 March 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. Arthur Watson was the security on the M.L.B. of John Rew and Elizabeth Cheshire..4,5 
Marriage*7 April 1836He married Mary 'Polly' Sturgis Sprungs? on 7 April 1836 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John Rew, widower, and she was shown as Polly Davis, widow of Wm..5 
Census head*1850John was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Rew Sr. the head of HH#1074, a 72 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000. Listed with him were the following Rews: Mary, age 70; Elizabeth, age 30 and John, a 22 year old laborer..2 
Will*1 July 1862John made a will on 1 July 1862 at Accomack Co, VA. To son John Rew Jr. all of the land where I now live and the Shay land included. All of my land called the Taylor land equally divided between my son John Rew, daughter Emeline Andrews, grandson (blank), and grandchildren Edmund, Thomas, and James H. Rew, and between them and Thorogood J. Rew, John W. Rew, Teackle Rew, and Alfred Rew, and then between them and Albert J. Trader, Elizabeth Trader, and William Trader, and then between them and my granddaughter Mary Ann Burton, Balance of personal estate negroes included to be equally divided between son John rew, daughter Emeline Andrews and my daughter Elizabeth Trader's children and my son William Rew's children and my 2 grandchildren Edward T. Rew and James H. Rew and my granddau. Mary Ann Burton. Son John Rew Jr. Executor. 1 Jul 1862. Wit: Thos. A. Northam, James W. Martin. Proved 27 Jun 1864. Sureties Thomas A. Northam and Samuel T. Taylor.6 
Death*before 27 June 1864He died before 27 June 1864 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated.6 

Family 1

Elizabeth Chesser (Cheshire) b. c 1792
Marriage*26 March 1810He married Elizabeth Chesser (Cheshire), daughter of Jabez Chesser (Cheshire) and Nancy(?) Purnell (Purnell?), on 26 March 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. Arthur Watson was the security on the M.L.B. of John Rew and Elizabeth Cheshire..4,5 
Children 1.Emeline Rew+6 b. 18 Oct 1818, d. 21 Jun 1884
 2.Elizabeth Rew+ b. c 1820
 3.William (of J.) Rew b. c 1824, d. b 30 Aug 1858
 4.Nancy Rew+ b. c 1828
 5.John Rew Jr.+ b. c 1828

Family 2

Mary 'Polly' Sturgis Sprungs? b. c 1780
Marriage*7 April 1836He married Mary 'Polly' Sturgis Sprungs? on 7 April 1836 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John Rew, widower, and she was shown as Polly Davis, widow of Wm..5 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 427 (will of Absalom Rew, wife Sarah Horsey Rew).
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  3. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1105 (tract A109).
  4. [S14] Mark C. Lewis, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage License Bonds, 1806-1835.
  5. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  6. [S839] Elizabeth Smith Comp, Accomack Co, VA, Wills, 1861-1901, p. 9 (will of John Riew).

Elizabeth Chesser (Cheshire)1

F, b. circa 1792
FatherJabez Chesser (Cheshire) b. c 1748, d. b 1820
MotherNancy(?) Purnell (Purnell?) b. c 1754
Last Edited31 Aug 2015
Birth*circa 1792Elizabeth was born circa 1792 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*26 March 1810She married John Rew Sr., son of Absalom Rew and Sarah 'Horsey' Roach, on 26 March 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. Arthur Watson was the security on the M.L.B. of John Rew and Elizabeth Cheshire..2,1 
Married Name26 March 1810 As of 26 March 1810,her married name was Rew. 

Family

John Rew Sr. b. c 1778, d. b 27 Jun 1864
Children 1.Emeline Rew+3 b. 18 Oct 1818, d. 21 Jun 1884
 2.Elizabeth Rew+ b. c 1820
 3.William (of J.) Rew b. c 1824, d. b 30 Aug 1858
 4.Nancy Rew+ b. c 1828
 5.John Rew Jr.+ b. c 1828

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  2. [S14] Mark C. Lewis, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage License Bonds, 1806-1835.
  3. [S839] Elizabeth Smith Comp, Accomack Co, VA, Wills, 1861-1901, p. 9 (will of John Riew).

Amaret Jane Trader1

F, b. circa 1852
FatherAlfred Trader b. c 1826
MotherElizabeth Rew b. c 1820
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited4 Jun 1997
Birth*circa 1852Amaret was born circa 1852 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census*1860She was listed as a resident in the census report in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA.2 

Citations

  1. [S294] Mary Frances Carey, Messongo Traders, A Family History.
  2. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Elizabeth Trader1

F, b. circa 1854, d. 1922
FatherAlfred Trader b. c 1826
MotherElizabeth Rew b. c 1820
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited9 Feb 1996
Birth*circa 1854Elizabeth was born circa 1854 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census*1860She was listed as a resident in the census report in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA.2 
Death*1922Elizabeth died in 1922. 

Citations

  1. [S294] Mary Frances Carey, Messongo Traders, A Family History.
  2. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Willianna Trader1,2

F, b. 1857
FatherAlfred Trader b. c 1826
MotherElizabeth Rew b. c 1820
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited13 Nov 2016
Birth*1857Willianna was born in 1857 at Hallwood, Acc Co, VA.3 
Census*1860She was listed as a resident in the census report in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA.4 
Marriage*21 May 1879She married John William 'Bill' Lankford, son of Lewis James Lankford and Hester Ann Gladding, on 21 May 1879 at Modest Town, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John W. Lankford, a 27 year old sailor, the son of Levie J. & Hester Ann Lankford and she was shown as Willianna Trader, age 20, the daughter of Alfred & Eliz'th Trader. They were married by D.A. Woodson..2 
Married Name21 May 1879 As of 21 May 1879,her married name was Lankford. 

Family

John William 'Bill' Lankford b. Sep 1850, d. 4 Dec 1930
Children 1.Wilson Lankford5 b. Oct 1879
 2.Infant Lankford5 b. 6 Mar 1883, d. 6 Mar 1883
 3.Kellum 'Babe' Lankford5 b. 28 Dec 1884
 4.Sarah Elizabeth Lankford5 b. 8 Feb 1886, d. 5 Aug 1946
 5.William Lankford5 b. 29 Feb 1888, d. 5 Dec 1940
 6.Ethel M. Lankford5 b. 13 May 1890, d. 4 Mar 1937

Citations

  1. [S294] Mary Frances Carey, Messongo Traders, A Family History.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed.
  4. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  5. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 79 (item #211 John William 'Bill' Lankford).

John William 'Bill' Lankford1,2,3,4

M, b. September 1850, d. 4 December 1930
FatherLewis James Lankford b. 4 Jun 1826, d. 18 Feb 1897
MotherHester Ann Gladding b. 19 Aug 1827, d. 10 Oct 1899
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited13 Nov 2016
Birth*September 1850John was born in September 1850 at Hallwood, Acc Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850John was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John W. Lankford, age 1/12 in HH#955 headed by James L. Lankford, a 24 year old oysterman with real estate valued at $300..2 
Census w/parents1860John was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John W. Lankford, age 10 in HH#465 headed by Louis J. Lankford, a 32 year old farmer with real estate valued at $600 and personal property valued at $230..4 
Census w/parents1870John was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Metompkin District, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#618 was headed by James Lankford, a 44 year old farmer with real estate valued at $500 and personal property valued at $200. Listed with him were the following Lankfords: Ann, age 43; Sarah, age 21; John, an 18 year old sailor; Thomas, a 16 year old farm laborer; James, a 12 year old farm laborer; Susan, age 15 & attending school; Anneliza, age 8; Lewis, age 6; and Mary, age 3.5 
Marriage*21 May 1879He married Willianna Trader, daughter of Alfred Trader and Elizabeth Rew, on 21 May 1879 at Modest Town, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John W. Lankford, a 27 year old sailor, the son of Levie J. & Hester Ann Lankford and she was shown as Willianna Trader, age 20, the daughter of Alfred & Eliz'th Trader. They were married by D.A. Woodson..3 
Death*4 December 1930John died on 4 December 1930 at Hallwood, Acc Co, VA, at age 80.1 
Burial*His body was interred at Groton's Cem, Hallwood, Acc Co, VA.1 

Family

Willianna Trader b. 1857
Marriage*21 May 1879He married Willianna Trader, daughter of Alfred Trader and Elizabeth Rew, on 21 May 1879 at Modest Town, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John W. Lankford, a 27 year old sailor, the son of Levie J. & Hester Ann Lankford and she was shown as Willianna Trader, age 20, the daughter of Alfred & Eliz'th Trader. They were married by D.A. Woodson..3 
Children 1.Wilson Lankford6 b. Oct 1879
 2.Infant Lankford6 b. 6 Mar 1883, d. 6 Mar 1883
 3.Kellum 'Babe' Lankford6 b. 28 Dec 1884
 4.Sarah Elizabeth Lankford6 b. 8 Feb 1886, d. 5 Aug 1946
 5.William Lankford6 b. 29 Feb 1888, d. 5 Dec 1940
 6.Ethel M. Lankford6 b. 13 May 1890, d. 4 Mar 1937

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed.
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  3. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  4. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  5. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  6. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed, p. 79 (item #211 John William 'Bill' Lankford).

Ameret Trader1

F, b. circa 1828
FatherTeackle Trader b. 16 May 1798, d. 8 Jan 1868
MotherNancy Townsend b. 18 Aug 1796, d. 9 Mar 1875
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited9 Feb 1996
Birth*circa 1828Ameret was born circa 1828 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S294] Mary Frances Carey, Messongo Traders, A Family History.

Williamina Trader1

F, b. circa 1830
FatherTeackle Trader b. 16 May 1798, d. 8 Jan 1868
MotherNancy Townsend b. 18 Aug 1796, d. 9 Mar 1875
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited9 Feb 1996
Birth*circa 1830Williamina was born circa 1830 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S294] Mary Frances Carey, Messongo Traders, A Family History.

Elizabeth Trader1

F, b. circa 1832
FatherTeackle Trader b. 16 May 1798, d. 8 Jan 1868
MotherNancy Townsend b. 18 Aug 1796, d. 9 Mar 1875
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited9 Feb 1996
Birth*circa 1832Elizabeth was born circa 1832 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S294] Mary Frances Carey, Messongo Traders, A Family History.

Ameret Trader1

F, b. circa 1834
FatherTeackle Trader b. 16 May 1798, d. 8 Jan 1868
MotherNancy Townsend b. 18 Aug 1796, d. 9 Mar 1875
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited9 Feb 1996
Birth*circa 1834Ameret was born circa 1834 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S294] Mary Frances Carey, Messongo Traders, A Family History.

L. Frank Gladding

M, b. circa 1880
Last Edited9 Feb 1996
Birth*circa 1880L. was born circa 1880. 
Marriage*circa 1900He married M. Lois Taylor circa 1900.1 

Family

M. Lois Taylor b. c 1880
Child 1.Roland Gladding+ b. 27 Sep 1910, d. 1983

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed.

M. Lois Taylor

F, b. circa 1880
Last Edited9 Feb 1996
Birth*circa 1880M. was born circa 1880. 
Marriage*circa 1900She married L. Frank Gladding circa 1900.1 
Married Namecirca 1900 As of circa 1900,her married name was Gladding. 

Family

L. Frank Gladding b. c 1880
Child 1.Roland Gladding+ b. 27 Sep 1910, d. 1983

Citations

  1. [S200] Matthew M. Wise, Boston Family of Maryland, 2nd Ed.

John Shepard Young1

M, b. circa 1838
FatherSamuel Young b. c 1813, d. 1894
MotherSally Wessells b. c 1818
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited15 Jan 2006
Birth*circa 1838John was born circa 1838 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850John was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Young, age 12 in HH#723 headed by Samuel Young, a 37 year old farmer..1 
Marriage*12 January 1859He married Susanna W. Riggs, daughter of Joseph R. Riggs Sr. and Elizabeth 'Betty' Taylor, on 12 January 1859 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John Shepard Young, the son of Samuel Young who gave consent and she was shown as Susan Riggs, ward of Thomas Wessells of Jas. who gave consent..2 
Census w/another*1860John was listed with another family in the census of in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John S. Young, a 21 year old day laborer in HH#690 headed by Elizabeth Riggs, age 50 and farming, who was evidently his mother-in-law. Also listed was Susanna Young, age 17, who was evidently his wife..3 
Census head*1870John was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1870 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Young the head of HH#MT389, a 32 year old farmer with personal estate valued at $100. Listed with him were the following Youngs: Susan, a 26 year old housekeeper; Sarah, age 11 and attending school; Robert, age 7; and Wilber, age 3. Also listed was Betsy Riggs, age 62 and retired from service, who was evidently his mother-in-law..4 

Family

Susanna W. Riggs b. c 1840
Children 1.Sarah Elizabeth Young+ b. 1860, d. 22 Jan 1935
 2.Robert J. Young+ b. c 1863
 3.William T. 'Wilber?' Young b. c 1867, d. 23 Aug 1879
 4.Mary Annie Young b. 1870, d. 1945

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

Samuel Thomas Young1

M, b. circa 1840
FatherSamuel Young b. c 1813, d. 1894
MotherSally Wessells b. c 1818
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek) (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#1)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown) (#2)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited18 Jun 2009
Birth*circa 1840Samuel was born circa 1840 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Samuel was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Thomas Young, age 10 in HH#723 headed by Samuel Young, a 37 year old farmer..1 
Marriage*2 February 1859He married Margaret Mason, daughter of Major Mason Jr. and Ann 'Nancy' Grinnalds, on 2 February 1859 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Samuel T. Young, a 20 year old farmer, born in Metompkin & living in Guilford, the son of Southey (but Samuel gave consent) and she was shown as Margaret Mason, age 26, born & living in Guilford, the daughter of Major & Nancy Mason. They were married by G.H. Ewell at the residence of Southey Grinnalds. Thorogood Mason said she was over age 21..2 
Census*1860He was listed as a resident in the census report in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA.3 
Census head*1900Samuel was listed as a head of household in the census of 1900 at Parksley, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Samuel Young the head of HH#5313, a 61 year old farmer. Listed with him were Margaret Young, a 67 year old wife of 40 years; Eveline Mason, 58 year old sister-in-law, Sallie H. Ewell, an 11 year old niece who was at school; and Columbus H. Wessells, a 50 year old farm laborer.4 

Family

Margaret Mason b. c 1834, d. 1901
Child 1.Anne Elizabeth Young+ b. 1860, d. 1932

Citations

  1. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S32] 1900 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Robert William Young1,2

M, b. circa 1842, d. 1914
FatherSamuel Young b. c 1813, d. 1894
MotherSally Wessells b. c 1818
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited3 Mar 2015
Birth*circa 1842Robert was born circa 1842 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census head*1850Robert was listed as a head of household in the census of in 1850 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Robert Young, age 8 in HH#723 headed by Samuel Young, a 37 year old farmer..2 
Census*1860He was listed as a resident in the census report in 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA.3 
Marriage*26 September 1875He married Elizabeth S. 'Bettie' Wessells, daughter of Thomas J. (of J.) Wessells and Ann Catherine 'Caty' Wessells, on 26 September 1875 at Guilford, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Robert W. Young, a 27 year old oysterman, the son of Samuel & Sally Young and she was shown as Elizabeth S. Wessells, age 21, the daughter of Thos & Cath Wessells..4 
Death*1914Robert died in 1914.5 

Family

Elizabeth S. 'Bettie' Wessells b. c 1855
Children 1.Evelyn 'Eva' Florence Young+6 b. 1881, d. 1954
 2.Oliver S. Young b. 1884, d. 1961

Citations

  1. [S17] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #3, 1853-1896.
  2. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.
  3. [S586] E. Thomas Crowson & Susan Crowson Hite, 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  4. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  5. [S388] Mary Frances Carey, Youngs of Accomack County, Virginia.
  6. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.