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Thomas (of John) Johnson1

M, b. circa 1702
FatherJohn Johnson1 b. c 1675, d. b 17 Jul 1716
MotherMary (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1702Thomas (of John) Johnson was born circa 1702 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*22 November 1715Thomas was named in his father's will on 22 November 1715 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Johnson gave his son Harman(son) Johnson my gunn. To son Thomas Johnson. To son John Johnson. To dau. Esther Johnson woman's silver shoe buckle. Loving wife Mary resid. legatee and extrx. Sons to be of age at 18 if wife marries, but if she remains a widow then at 21. To my dau. Rachell Johnson and my little newly born but not christianed, 2000#t when of lawful age. Witt: Thomas Ellitt, Sr., John (J) Walter, Jr., Robert Howson.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 208 (will of John Johnson, wife Mary).

John (of John) Johnson1

M, b. circa 1704
FatherJohn Johnson1 b. c 1675, d. b 17 Jul 1716
MotherMary (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1704John (of John) Johnson was born circa 1704 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*22 November 1715John was named in his father's will on 22 November 1715 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Johnson gave his son Harman(son) Johnson my gunn. To son Thomas Johnson. To son John Johnson. To dau. Esther Johnson woman's silver shoe buckle. Loving wife Mary resid. legatee and extrx. Sons to be of age at 18 if wife marries, but if she remains a widow then at 21. To my dau. Rachell Johnson and my little newly born but not christianed, 2000#t when of lawful age. Witt: Thomas Ellitt, Sr., John (J) Walter, Jr., Robert Howson.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 208 (will of John Johnson, wife Mary).

Esther (of John) Johnson1

F, b. circa 1706
FatherJohn Johnson1 b. c 1675, d. b 17 Jul 1716
MotherMary (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1706Esther (of John) Johnson was born circa 1706 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*22 November 1715Esther was named in her father's will on 22 November 1715 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Johnson gave his son Harman(son) Johnson my gunn. To son Thomas Johnson. To son John Johnson. To dau. Esther Johnson woman's silver shoe buckle. Loving wife Mary resid. legatee and extrx. Sons to be of age at 18 if wife marries, but if she remains a widow then at 21. To my dau. Rachell Johnson and my little newly born but not christianed, 2000#t when of lawful age. Witt: Thomas Ellitt, Sr., John (J) Walter, Jr., Robert Howson.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 208 (will of John Johnson, wife Mary).

Rachell (of John) Johnson1

F, b. circa 1708
FatherJohn Johnson1 b. c 1675, d. b 17 Jul 1716
MotherMary (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1708Rachell (of John) Johnson was born circa 1708 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*22 November 1715Rachell was named in her father's will on 22 November 1715 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Johnson gave his son Harman(son) Johnson my gunn. To son Thomas Johnson. To son John Johnson. To dau. Esther Johnson woman's silver shoe buckle. Loving wife Mary resid. legatee and extrx. Sons to be of age at 18 if wife marries, but if she remains a widow then at 21. To my dau. Rachell Johnson and my little newly born but not christianed, 2000#t when of lawful age. Witt: Thomas Ellitt, Sr., John (J) Walter, Jr., Robert Howson.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 208 (will of John Johnson, wife Mary).

(unnamed child of John) Johnson1

F, b. 1715
FatherJohn Johnson1 b. c 1675, d. b 17 Jul 1716
MotherMary (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*1715(unnamed child of John) Johnson was born in 1715 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*22 November 1715(unnamed was named in her father's will on 22 November 1715 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Johnson gave his son Harman(son) Johnson my gunn. To son Thomas Johnson. To son John Johnson. To dau. Esther Johnson woman's silver shoe buckle. Loving wife Mary resid. legatee and extrx. Sons to be of age at 18 if wife marries, but if she remains a widow then at 21. To my dau. Rachell Johnson and my little newly born but not christianed, 2000#t when of lawful age. Witt: Thomas Ellitt, Sr., John (J) Walter, Jr., Robert Howson.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 208 (will of John Johnson, wife Mary).

William Knight1

M, b. circa 1746
FatherJohn Knight1 b. c 1720, d. b 13 Feb 1749/50
MotherMashman (47) Hallett1 b. c 1721
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1746William Knight was born circa 1746 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Grmoth's*9 December 1753William was named in his grandmother's will on 9 December 1753 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Lettice Hallett gave my sons John Hallett and William Hallett and dau. Frances Hallett £1 16s to be eq. div. To my granddau. Esther Johnson one feather bed. To dau. Anne Biggs one shilling. To grandson William Knight one young horse. To grandson John Johnson one horse. To granddau. Anne Knight one ewe. To my granddau. Peggy Johnson one feather bed. To my son William Johnson one shilling. To my grandson Harmanson Johnson one shilling. To my son Dixon Knight remaining estate and extr. Witt: John Dolby, Sarah (X) Cook, Stephen (X) Griffith.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 356 (will of Lettice Hallett).

John (of Wm) Johnson1

M, b. circa 1748
FatherWilliam (46) Johnson1 b. c 1718, d. b 17 Dec 1754
MotherHamutal (-----)2 b. c 1720
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1748John (of Wm) Johnson was born circa 1748 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Grmoth's*9 December 1753John was named in his grandmother's will on 9 December 1753 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Lettice Hallett gave my sons John Hallett and William Hallett and dau. Frances Hallett £1 16s to be eq. div. To my granddau. Esther Johnson one feather bed. To dau. Anne Biggs one shilling. To grandson William Knight one young horse. To grandson John Johnson one horse. To granddau. Anne Knight one ewe. To my granddau. Peggy Johnson one feather bed. To my son William Johnson one shilling. To my grandson Harmanson Johnson one shilling. To my son Dixon Knight remaining estate and extr. Witt: John Dolby, Sarah (X) Cook, Stephen (X) Griffith.1 
Will - Step-father*17 December 1754John was named in his step-father's will on 17 December 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Dixon Knight gave his loving wife Hamutal one heckle and box iron, the loom, 16s and extrx. To dau. Susanna Knight desk of drawers. To son in law John Johnson a gun and hand mill. To dau. in law Peggy Johnson small chest, cow and steer. Witt: Mary (M) Dalby, John Hall.3 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 356 (will of Lettice Hallett).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 356 (will of Lettice Hallett) & p. 369 (will of Dixon Knight).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 369 (will of Dixon Knight).

Peggy (of Wm) Johnson1

F, b. circa 1750
FatherWilliam (46) Johnson1 b. c 1718, d. b 17 Dec 1754
MotherHamutal (-----)2 b. c 1720
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1750Peggy (of Wm) Johnson was born circa 1750 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Grmoth's*9 December 1753Peggy was named in her grandmother's will on 9 December 1753 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Lettice Hallett gave my sons John Hallett and William Hallett and dau. Frances Hallett £1 16s to be eq. div. To my granddau. Esther Johnson one feather bed. To dau. Anne Biggs one shilling. To grandson William Knight one young horse. To grandson John Johnson one horse. To granddau. Anne Knight one ewe. To my granddau. Peggy Johnson one feather bed. To my son William Johnson one shilling. To my grandson Harmanson Johnson one shilling. To my son Dixon Knight remaining estate and extr. Witt: John Dolby, Sarah (X) Cook, Stephen (X) Griffith.1 
Will - Step-father*17 December 1754Peggy was named in her step-father's will on 17 December 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Dixon Knight gave his loving wife Hamutal one heckle and box iron, the loom, 16s and extrx. To dau. Susanna Knight desk of drawers. To son in law John Johnson a gun and hand mill. To dau. in law Peggy Johnson small chest, cow and steer. Witt: Mary (M) Dalby, John Hall.3 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 356 (will of Lettice Hallett).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 356 (will of Lettice Hallett) & p. 369 (will of Dixon Knight).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 369 (will of Dixon Knight).

Hamutal (-----)1

F, b. circa 1720
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1720Hamutal (-----) was born circa 1720 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1740She married William (46) Johnson, son of (-----) Johnson and Lettice (26) Richards, circa 1740 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1740 As of circa 1740,her married name was Johnson. 
Marriage*circa 1754Hamutal (-----) married Dixon Knight II, son of Dixon Knight I and (1w/o Dixon) (-----), circa 1754.2 
Married Namecirca 1754 As of circa 1754,her married name was Knight. 
Will - Husb's*17 December 1754Hamutal was named in her husband's will on 17 December 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Dixon Knight gave his loving wife Hamutal one heckle and box iron, the loom, 16s and extrx. To dau. Susanna Knight desk of drawers. To son in law John Johnson a gun and hand mill. To dau. in law Peggy Johnson small chest, cow and steer. Witt: Mary (M) Dalby, John Hall.2 
Marriage*22 October 1756She married Henry Knight on 22 October 1756 at Northampton Co, VA. John Moor was security on the M.L.B. of Henry Knight and Hamutal Knight, widow of Dixon Knight.3 

Family 1

William (46) Johnson b. c 1718, d. b 17 Dec 1754
Marriage*circa 1740Hamutal (-----) married William (46) Johnson, son of (-----) Johnson and Lettice (26) Richards, circa 1740 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Children 1.John (of Wm) Johnson1 b. c 1748
 2.Peggy (of Wm) Johnson1 b. c 1750
 3.Harmanson (80) (of Wm) Johnson1 b. c 1750
 4.Esther (81) (of Wm) Johnson1 b. c 1752

Family 2

Dixon Knight II b. c 1718, d. b 14 Oct 1755
Marriage*circa 1754Hamutal (-----) married Dixon Knight II, son of Dixon Knight I and (1w/o Dixon) (-----), circa 1754.2 

Family 3

Henry Knight b. c 1720
Marriage*22 October 1756Hamutal (-----) married Henry Knight on 22 October 1756 at Northampton Co, VA. John Moor was security on the M.L.B. of Henry Knight and Hamutal Knight, widow of Dixon Knight.3 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 356 (will of Lettice Hallett) & p. 369 (will of Dixon Knight).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 369 (will of Dixon Knight).
  3. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

Dixon Knight II1

M, b. circa 1718, d. before 14 October 1755
FatherDixon Knight I2 b. c 1686, d. b 13 Apr 1736
Mother(1w/o Dixon) (-----)2 b. c 1690
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1718Dixon Knight II was born circa 1718 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*22 March 1736Dixon was named in his father's will on 22 March 1736 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Dixon Knight, planter, gave his beloved wife Martha the use of 1/3 of my land during her widowhood and then to my son John. To wife the gold ring that Southy Mills carried to New England. To my son John Knight the plantation whereon I now live (not debarring his mother as long as she remains my widow), and the money owed me by Edmund Custis and Cantwell Garritson. To dau. Ann Knight half a pistole and half her mother's clothes. My son John to keep his sister Abigail's clothes until she wants them. To son Dixon £3 and 2 silver spoons. To my dau. Susanna Knight half her mother's clothes and 15s. To dau. Abigail Knight all her mother's clothes and a gold ring. To son Southy. To son Jonas a new black walnut oval table. Resid. legatees my wife and children. Son John extr. Witt: Hillary Hunt, Charles Thompson, Jonathan (X) Stephens.2 
Marriage*circa 1740He married (-----) (-----) circa 1740.2 
Marriage*circa 1752Dixon Knight II married Mary (45) Johnson, daughter of (-----) Johnson and Lettice (26) Richards, circa 1752 at Northampton Co, VA.3 
Will - Extr*9 December 1753Dixon Knight II was named as the executor of a will on 9 December 1753 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Lettice Hallett gave my sons John Hallett and William Hallett and dau. Frances Hallett £1 16s to be eq. div. To my granddau. Esther Johnson one feather bed. To dau. Anne Biggs one shilling. To grandson William Knight one young horse. To grandson John Johnson one horse. To granddau. Anne Knight one ewe. To my granddau. Peggy Johnson one feather bed. To my son William Johnson one shilling. To my grandson Harmanson Johnson one shilling. To my son Dixon Knight remaining estate and extr. Witt: John Dolby, Sarah (X) Cook, Stephen (X) Griffith.3 
Marriage*circa 1754He married Hamutal (-----) circa 1754.1 
Will*17 December 1754Dixon made a will on 17 December 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Dixon Knight gave his loving wife Hamutal one heckle and box iron, the loom, 16s and extrx. To dau. Susanna Knight desk of drawers. To son in law John Johnson a gun and hand mill. To dau. in law Peggy Johnson small chest, cow and steer. Witt: Mary (M) Dalby, John Hall.1 
Death*before 14 October 1755He died before 14 October 1755 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.1 

Family 1

(-----) (-----) b. c 1720
Marriage*circa 1740He married (-----) (-----) circa 1740.2 
Child 1.Susanna Knight2 b. c 1742

Family 2

Mary (45) Johnson b. c 1716, d. b 9 Dec 1753
Marriage*circa 1752Dixon Knight II married Mary (45) Johnson, daughter of (-----) Johnson and Lettice (26) Richards, circa 1752 at Northampton Co, VA.3 

Family 3

Hamutal (-----) b. c 1720
Marriage*circa 1754Dixon Knight II married Hamutal (-----) circa 1754.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 369 (will of Dixon Knight).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 292 (will of Dixon Knight, wife Martha).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 356 (will of Lettice Hallett).

(1w/o Dixon) (-----)1

F, b. circa 1690
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1690(1w/o Dixon) (-----) was born circa 1690 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1710She married Dixon Knight I, son of John Knight Sr. and Elizabeth Dixon, circa 1710 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1710 As of circa 1710,her married name was Knight. 

Family

Dixon Knight I b. c 1686, d. b 13 Apr 1736
Children 1.John Knight+1 b. c 1710, d. b 14 Aug 1750
 2.Dixon Knight II+1 b. c 1718, d. b 14 Oct 1755
 3.Ann Knight1 b. c 1720
 4.Abigail Knight1 b. c 1722
 5.Susanna Knight1 b. c 1724
 6.Southy Knight1 b. c 1726
 7.Jonas Knight1 b. c 1728

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 292 (will of Dixon Knight, wife Martha).

Martha (-----)1

F, b. circa 1710
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1710Martha (-----) was born circa 1710 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1730She married Dixon Knight I, son of John Knight Sr. and Elizabeth Dixon, circa 1730 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1730 As of circa 1730,her married name was Knight. 
Will - Husb's*22 March 1736Martha was named in her husband's will on 22 March 1736 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Dixon Knight, planter, gave his beloved wife Martha the use of 1/3 of my land during her widowhood and then to my son John. To wife the gold ring that Southy Mills carried to New England. To my son John Knight the plantation whereon I now live (not debarring his mother as long as she remains my widow), and the money owed me by Edmund Custis and Cantwell Garritson. To dau. Ann Knight half a pistole and half her mother's clothes. My son John to keep his sister Abigail's clothes until she wants them. To son Dixon £3 and 2 silver spoons. To my dau. Susanna Knight half her mother's clothes and 15s. To dau. Abigail Knight all her mother's clothes and a gold ring. To son Southy. To son Jonas a new black walnut oval table. Resid. legatees my wife and children. Son John extr. Witt: Hillary Hunt, Charles Thompson, Jonathan (X) Stephens.1 

Family

Dixon Knight I b. c 1686, d. b 13 Apr 1736

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 292 (will of Dixon Knight, wife Martha).

Ann Knight1

F, b. circa 1720
FatherDixon Knight I1 b. c 1686, d. b 13 Apr 1736
Mother(1w/o Dixon) (-----)1 b. c 1690
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1720Ann Knight was born circa 1720 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*22 March 1736Ann was named in her father's will on 22 March 1736 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Dixon Knight, planter, gave his beloved wife Martha the use of 1/3 of my land during her widowhood and then to my son John. To wife the gold ring that Southy Mills carried to New England. To my son John Knight the plantation whereon I now live (not debarring his mother as long as she remains my widow), and the money owed me by Edmund Custis and Cantwell Garritson. To dau. Ann Knight half a pistole and half her mother's clothes. My son John to keep his sister Abigail's clothes until she wants them. To son Dixon £3 and 2 silver spoons. To my dau. Susanna Knight half her mother's clothes and 15s. To dau. Abigail Knight all her mother's clothes and a gold ring. To son Southy. To son Jonas a new black walnut oval table. Resid. legatees my wife and children. Son John extr. Witt: Hillary Hunt, Charles Thompson, Jonathan (X) Stephens.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 292 (will of Dixon Knight, wife Martha).

Abigail Knight1

F, b. circa 1722
FatherDixon Knight I1 b. c 1686, d. b 13 Apr 1736
Mother(1w/o Dixon) (-----)1 b. c 1690
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1722Abigail Knight was born circa 1722 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*22 March 1736Abigail was named in her father's will on 22 March 1736 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Dixon Knight, planter, gave his beloved wife Martha the use of 1/3 of my land during her widowhood and then to my son John. To wife the gold ring that Southy Mills carried to New England. To my son John Knight the plantation whereon I now live (not debarring his mother as long as she remains my widow), and the money owed me by Edmund Custis and Cantwell Garritson. To dau. Ann Knight half a pistole and half her mother's clothes. My son John to keep his sister Abigail's clothes until she wants them. To son Dixon £3 and 2 silver spoons. To my dau. Susanna Knight half her mother's clothes and 15s. To dau. Abigail Knight all her mother's clothes and a gold ring. To son Southy. To son Jonas a new black walnut oval table. Resid. legatees my wife and children. Son John extr. Witt: Hillary Hunt, Charles Thompson, Jonathan (X) Stephens.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 292 (will of Dixon Knight, wife Martha).

Susanna Knight1

F, b. circa 1724
FatherDixon Knight I1 b. c 1686, d. b 13 Apr 1736
Mother(1w/o Dixon) (-----)1 b. c 1690
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1724Susanna Knight was born circa 1724 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*22 March 1736Susanna was named in her father's will on 22 March 1736 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Dixon Knight, planter, gave his beloved wife Martha the use of 1/3 of my land during her widowhood and then to my son John. To wife the gold ring that Southy Mills carried to New England. To my son John Knight the plantation whereon I now live (not debarring his mother as long as she remains my widow), and the money owed me by Edmund Custis and Cantwell Garritson. To dau. Ann Knight half a pistole and half her mother's clothes. My son John to keep his sister Abigail's clothes until she wants them. To son Dixon £3 and 2 silver spoons. To my dau. Susanna Knight half her mother's clothes and 15s. To dau. Abigail Knight all her mother's clothes and a gold ring. To son Southy. To son Jonas a new black walnut oval table. Resid. legatees my wife and children. Son John extr. Witt: Hillary Hunt, Charles Thompson, Jonathan (X) Stephens.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 292 (will of Dixon Knight, wife Martha).

Southy Knight1

M, b. circa 1726
FatherDixon Knight I1 b. c 1686, d. b 13 Apr 1736
Mother(1w/o Dixon) (-----)1 b. c 1690
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1726Southy Knight was born circa 1726 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*22 March 1736Southy was named in his father's will on 22 March 1736 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Dixon Knight, planter, gave his beloved wife Martha the use of 1/3 of my land during her widowhood and then to my son John. To wife the gold ring that Southy Mills carried to New England. To my son John Knight the plantation whereon I now live (not debarring his mother as long as she remains my widow), and the money owed me by Edmund Custis and Cantwell Garritson. To dau. Ann Knight half a pistole and half her mother's clothes. My son John to keep his sister Abigail's clothes until she wants them. To son Dixon £3 and 2 silver spoons. To my dau. Susanna Knight half her mother's clothes and 15s. To dau. Abigail Knight all her mother's clothes and a gold ring. To son Southy. To son Jonas a new black walnut oval table. Resid. legatees my wife and children. Son John extr. Witt: Hillary Hunt, Charles Thompson, Jonathan (X) Stephens.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 292 (will of Dixon Knight, wife Martha).

Jonas Knight1

M, b. circa 1728
FatherDixon Knight I1 b. c 1686, d. b 13 Apr 1736
Mother(1w/o Dixon) (-----)1 b. c 1690
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1728Jonas Knight was born circa 1728 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*22 March 1736Jonas was named in his father's will on 22 March 1736 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Dixon Knight, planter, gave his beloved wife Martha the use of 1/3 of my land during her widowhood and then to my son John. To wife the gold ring that Southy Mills carried to New England. To my son John Knight the plantation whereon I now live (not debarring his mother as long as she remains my widow), and the money owed me by Edmund Custis and Cantwell Garritson. To dau. Ann Knight half a pistole and half her mother's clothes. My son John to keep his sister Abigail's clothes until she wants them. To son Dixon £3 and 2 silver spoons. To my dau. Susanna Knight half her mother's clothes and 15s. To dau. Abigail Knight all her mother's clothes and a gold ring. To son Southy. To son Jonas a new black walnut oval table. Resid. legatees my wife and children. Son John extr. Witt: Hillary Hunt, Charles Thompson, Jonathan (X) Stephens.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 292 (will of Dixon Knight, wife Martha).

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

F, b. circa 1720
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1720(-----) (-----) was born circa 1720.1 
Marriage*circa 1740She married Dixon Knight II, son of Dixon Knight I and (1w/o Dixon) (-----), circa 1740.1 
Married Namecirca 1740 As of circa 1740,her married name was Knight. 

Family

Dixon Knight II b. c 1718, d. b 14 Oct 1755
Child 1.Susanna Knight1 b. c 1742

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 292 (will of Dixon Knight, wife Martha).

Susanna Knight1

F, b. circa 1742
FatherDixon Knight II1 b. c 1718, d. b 14 Oct 1755
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1720
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1742Susanna Knight was born circa 1742 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*17 December 1754Susanna was named in her father's will on 17 December 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Dixon Knight, planter, gave his beloved wife Martha the use of 1/3 of my land during her widowhood and then to my son John. To wife the gold ring that Southy Mills carried to New England. To my son John Knight the plantation whereon I now live (not debarring his mother as long as she remains my widow), and the money owed me by Edmund Custis and Cantwell Garritson. To dau. Ann Knight half a pistole and half her mother's clothes. My son John to keep his sister Abigail's clothes until she wants them. To son Dixon £3 and 2 silver spoons. To my dau. Susanna Knight half her mother's clothes and 15s. To dau. Abigail Knight all her mother's clothes and a gold ring. To son Southy. To son Jonas a new black walnut oval table. Resid. legatees my wife and children. Son John extr. Witt: Hillary Hunt, Charles Thompson, Jonathan (X) Stephens.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 292 (will of Dixon Knight, wife Martha).

Henry Knight1

M, b. circa 1720
Last Edited10 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1720Henry Knight was born circa 1720 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*22 October 1756He married Hamutal (-----) on 22 October 1756 at Northampton Co, VA. John Moor was security on the M.L.B. of Henry Knight and Hamutal Knight, widow of Dixon Knight.1 

Family

Hamutal (-----) b. c 1720

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

Thomas (of Andrew) Pitts1

M, b. circa 1702, d. before 9 June 1730
FatherAndrew Pitts I (carpenter)1 b. c 1670, d. b 20 Sep 1715
MotherAbie 'Alee' Bowles1 b. c 1675
Last Edited11 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1702Thomas (of Andrew) Pitts was born circa 1702 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*13 February 1710/11Thomas was named in his father's will on 13 February 1710/11 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Adrew Pitts, carpenter, gave his loving wife Alce my black walnut cubboard. To my son John. To my son Thomas my gun. To my son Andrew (under 21). To my son Edward. To each of my daus. Mary, Ann, Margaret, and Amy a ewe lamb. Wife resid. legatee and extrx. Witt: William 'M' Goulding, Richard 'X' Turner, Luke Laylor.1 
Marriage*circa 1724He married (-----) (-----), daughter of (-----) (-----) and Elizabeth Smothers, circa 1724. 
Marriage*circa 1728Thomas (of Andrew) Pitts married Elisha (-----) circa 1728.2 
Will*24 April 1730Thomas made a will on 24 April 1730 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Thomas Pitts gave his loving wife (no name). To my son William my great poplar chest. To son Edmond my Bible, pistols, holsters, sword and small gold ring, and for want of his heirs to his mother and brother. To my brother Jacob. Wife extrx. My son Edmond to remain with his mother in law. Witt: George Green, Isaac Smith.2 
Death*before 9 June 1730He died before 9 June 1730 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved. The will appointed extrx. is Elisha Pitts.2 

Family 1

(-----) (-----) b. c 1700
Children 1.Edmund (of Thomas) Pitts2 b. c 1724, d. b 13 Jun 1749
 2.William (of Thomas) Pitts2 b. c 1726

Family 2

Elisha (-----) b. c 1700

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 206 (will of Andrew Pitt, wife Alee).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 267 (will of Thomas Pitts, wife Elisha).

Andrew Pitts II1

M, b. circa 1699
FatherAndrew Pitts I (carpenter)1 b. c 1670, d. b 20 Sep 1715
MotherAbie 'Alee' Bowles1 b. c 1675
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1699Andrew Pitts II was born circa 1699 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*13 February 1710/11Andrew was named in his father's will on 13 February 1710/11 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Adrew Pitts, carpenter, gave his loving wife Alce my black walnut cubboard. To my son John. To my son Thomas my gun. To my son Andrew (under 21). To my son Edward. To each of my daus. Mary, Ann, Margaret, and Amy a ewe lamb. Wife resid. legatee and extrx. Witt: William 'M' Goulding, Richard 'X' Turner, Luke Laylor.1 
Marriage*circa 1720He married (-----) (-----) circa 1720.2 
Tax list*between 1720 and 1744Andrew Pitts II was on the tax list between 1720 and 1744 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Andrew Pitts a head of household. In 1729 Robert Lennard is listed with him and in 1742-1744 Littleton Pitts is listed with him.2 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1700
Child 1.Littleton Pitts3 b. c 1726

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 206 (will of Andrew Pitt, wife Alee).
  2. [S1030] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 18, p. 67 (Andrew Pitt family of N'hamp Co, VA).
  3. [S1030] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 18, p. 70 (Andrew Pitt family of N'hamp Co, VA).

Edward (of Andrew) Pitts1

M, b. circa 1710
FatherAndrew Pitts I (carpenter)1 b. c 1670, d. b 20 Sep 1715
MotherAbie 'Alee' Bowles1 b. c 1675
Last Edited11 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1710Edward (of Andrew) Pitts was born circa 1710 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*13 February 1710/11Edward was named in his father's will on 13 February 1710/11 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Adrew Pitts, carpenter, gave his loving wife Alce my black walnut cubboard. To my son John. To my son Thomas my gun. To my son Andrew (under 21). To my son Edward. To each of my daus. Mary, Ann, Margaret, and Amy a ewe lamb. Wife resid. legatee and extrx. Witt: William 'M' Goulding, Richard 'X' Turner, Luke Laylor.1 

Citations

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

Margaret Pitts1

F, b. circa 1706
FatherAndrew Pitts I (carpenter)1 b. c 1670, d. b 20 Sep 1715
MotherAbie 'Alee' Bowles1 b. c 1675
Last Edited11 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1706Margaret Pitts was born circa 1706 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*13 February 1710/11Margaret was named in her father's will on 13 February 1710/11 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Adrew Pitts, carpenter, gave his loving wife Alce my black walnut cubboard. To my son John. To my son Thomas my gun. To my son Andrew (under 21). To my son Edward. To each of my daus. Mary, Ann, Margaret, and Amy a ewe lamb. Wife resid. legatee and extrx. Witt: William 'M' Goulding, Richard 'X' Turner, Luke Laylor.1 

Citations

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

Ann Pitts1

F, b. circa 1698
FatherAndrew Pitts I (carpenter)1 b. c 1670, d. b 20 Sep 1715
MotherAbie 'Alee' Bowles1 b. c 1675
Last Edited11 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1698Ann Pitts was born circa 1698 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*13 February 1710/11Ann was named in her father's will on 13 February 1710/11 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Adrew Pitts, carpenter, gave his loving wife Alce my black walnut cubboard. To my son John. To my son Thomas my gun. To my son Andrew (under 21). To my son Edward. To each of my daus. Mary, Ann, Margaret, and Amy a ewe lamb. Wife resid. legatee and extrx. Witt: William 'M' Goulding, Richard 'X' Turner, Luke Laylor.1 

Citations

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

Mary Pitts1

F, b. circa 1696
FatherAndrew Pitts I (carpenter)1 b. c 1670, d. b 20 Sep 1715
MotherAbie 'Alee' Bowles1 b. c 1675
Last Edited11 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1696Mary Pitts was born circa 1696 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*13 February 1710/11Mary was named in her father's will on 13 February 1710/11 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Adrew Pitts, carpenter, gave his loving wife Alce my black walnut cubboard. To my son John. To my son Thomas my gun. To my son Andrew (under 21). To my son Edward. To each of my daus. Mary, Ann, Margaret, and Amy a ewe lamb. Wife resid. legatee and extrx. Witt: William 'M' Goulding, Richard 'X' Turner, Luke Laylor.1 

Citations

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

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

F, b. circa 1700
Father(-----) (-----) b. c 1675
MotherElizabeth Smothers1 b. c 1678, d. b 8 Apr 1735
Last Edited12 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1700(-----) (-----) was born circa 1700 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1724She married Thomas (of Andrew) Pitts, son of Andrew Pitts I (carpenter) and Abie 'Alee' Bowles, circa 1724. 
Married Namecirca 1724 As of circa 1724,her married name was Pitts. 

Family

Thomas (of Andrew) Pitts b. c 1702, d. b 9 Jun 1730
Children 1.Edmund (of Thomas) Pitts2 b. c 1724, d. b 13 Jun 1749
 2.William (of Thomas) Pitts2 b. c 1726

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 287 (will of Elizabeth Wills).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 267 (will of Thomas Pitts, wife Elisha).

Edmund (of Thomas) Pitts1

M, b. circa 1724, d. before 13 June 1749
FatherThomas (of Andrew) Pitts2 b. c 1702, d. b 9 Jun 1730
Mother(-----) (-----)2 b. c 1700
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1724Edmund (of Thomas) Pitts was born circa 1724 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Will - Father's*24 April 1730Edmund was named in his father's will on 24 April 1730 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Thomas Pitts gave his loving wife (no name). To my son William my great poplar chest. To son Edmond my Bible, pistols, holsters, sword and small gold ring, and for want of his heirs to his mother and brother. To my brother Jacob. Wife extrx. My son Edmond to remain with his mother in law. Witt: George Green, Isaac Smith.2 
Will - Grmoth's*11 January 1734/35Edmund was named in his grandmother's will on 11 January 1734/35 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Elizabeth Wills gave her cousin Bescaner Bennit one cow called "Bob" and a linnen foot wheel. Remaining estate to my grandson Edmund Pitts, but if he dies under 18 then estate to fall to William Dixon son of Tilney. My friend Dingly Gray extr. Witt: Isaac Smith, Major Pitts.3 
Will*20 December 1748Edmund made a will on 20 December 1748 at Northampton Co, VA. To my uncle Major Pitts the plantation whereon I now live bounded by John Cobb and Michael Ward, and my plantation on the north side of Naswadox Creek bounded by John Smith and John Johnson. Uncle Major Pitts resid. legatee and extr. Witt: Benjamin Dingly Gray, Southy (X) Cobb, Sarah (X) Cobb.1 
Death*before 13 June 1749He died before 13 June 1749 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved. John Pitts, heir-at-law, contested the will.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 235 (will of Edumnd Pitts).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 267 (will of Thomas Pitts, wife Elisha).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 287 (will of Elizabeth Wills).

William (of Thomas) Pitts1

M, b. circa 1726
FatherThomas (of Andrew) Pitts1 b. c 1702, d. b 9 Jun 1730
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1700
Last Edited11 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1726William (of Thomas) Pitts was born circa 1726 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*24 April 1730William was named in his father's will on 24 April 1730 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Thomas Pitts gave his loving wife (no name). To my son William my great poplar chest. To son Edmond my Bible, pistols, holsters, sword and small gold ring, and for want of his heirs to his mother and brother. To my brother Jacob. Wife extrx. My son Edmond to remain with his mother in law. Witt: George Green, Isaac Smith.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 267 (will of Thomas Pitts, wife Elisha).

Elisha (-----)1

F, b. circa 1700
Last Edited11 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1700Elisha (-----) was born circa 1700.1 
Marriage*circa 1728She married Thomas (of Andrew) Pitts, son of Andrew Pitts I (carpenter) and Abie 'Alee' Bowles, circa 1728.1 
Married Namecirca 1728 As of circa 1728,her married name was Pitts. 
Will - Husb's*24 April 1730Elisha was named in her husband's will on 24 April 1730 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Thomas Pitts gave his loving wife (no name). To my son William my great poplar chest. To son Edmond my Bible, pistols, holsters, sword and small gold ring, and for want of his heirs to his mother and brother. To my brother Jacob. Wife extrx. My son Edmond to remain with his mother in law. Witt: George Green, Isaac Smith.1 

Family

Thomas (of Andrew) Pitts b. c 1702, d. b 9 Jun 1730

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 267 (will of Thomas Pitts, wife Elisha).

Nicholas Tubbin1

M, b. circa 1640, d. before 5 January 1679/80
Last Edited11 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1640Nicholas Tubbin was born circa 1640.1 
Marriage*circa 1665He married Frances (-----) circa 1665.1 
Land bought*1671Nicholas Tubbin bought land in 1671 at tract N102, Jamesville, Northampton Co, VA. In 1671 John Custis and Argoll Yardley together, by two separate deeds sold 250 acres to Nicholas Tubbins and 300 acres to John Burt. Seven years later Alicia Custis released to them her dower interest in the Dawe's Neck land which had been deeded to her husband John Custis by Francis Yardley. Tubbins made no sales from his part and when his widow Frances married John Burt, the two parts became combined. In 1691 the Burts had made some sales, and in this year he left to Frances the balance of the land purchased by him and that which had come to him by his marriage to her. Frances then married Charles Somerville, who left everthing to her three years later, and then she married again, this time to Thorn Wills.2 
Will*6 September 1678Nicholas made a will on 6 September 1678 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Nicholas Tubbin gave loving wife Frances Tubbin my whole estate in Nuswattox. Wife extrx. Witt: Obedience Johnson, John (T) Tompson. (Note: The widow Frances married John Burt - 1680-1692, p. 103.)1 
Death*before 5 January 1679/80He died before 5 January 1679/80 at Northampton Co, VA.1 

Family

Frances (-----) b. c 1640

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 110 (will of Nicholas Tubbin, wife Frances).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 508 (tract N102).

Frances (-----)1

F, b. circa 1640
Last Edited12 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1640Frances (-----) was born circa 1640.1 
Marriage*circa 1665She married Nicholas Tubbin circa 1665.1 
Married Namecirca 1665 As of circa 1665,her married name was Tubbin. 
Will - Husb's*6 September 1678Frances was named in her husband's will on 6 September 1678 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Nicholas Tubbin gave loving wife Frances Tubbin my whole estate in Nuswattox. Wife extrx. Witt: Obedience Johnson, John (T) Tompson. (Note: The widow Frances married John Burt - 1680-1692, p. 103.)1 
Marriage*after 5 January 1679/80She married John Burt I after 5 January 1679/80 at Northampton Co, VA.2,1 
Married Nameafter 5 January 1679/80 As of after 5 January 1679/80,her married name was Burt. 
Land acquired*circa 1680Frances (-----) acquired land circa 1680 at tract N102, Jamesville, Northampton Co, VA. In 1671 John Custis and Argoll Yardley together, by two separate deeds sold 250 acres to Nicholas Tubbins and 300 acres to John Burt. Seven years later Alicia Custis released to them her dower interest in the Dawe's Neck land which had been deeded to her husband John Custis by Francis Yardley. Tubbins made no sales from his part and when his widow Frances married John Burt, the two parts became combined. In 1691 the Burts had made some sales, and in this year he left to Frances the balance of the land purchased by him and that which had come to him by his marriage to her. Frances then married Charles Somerville, who left everthing to her three years later, and then she married again, this time to Thorn Wills.2 
Land sold*1690She sold land in 1690 at tract N102, Jamesville, Northampton Co, VA. In 1690 John and Frances Burt sold 200 acres to John Shepheard; at the north, it was bounded on the east by the Forked Neck, and below that by the main Dawel's Branch down to the creek. A month later John Custis gave Shepheard a confirming deed. In 1707 John Shepherd deeded to this granddaughter Jean and her husband John Smith and then to their son John, calling it his home place.2 
Will - Husb's12 January 1690/91Frances was named in her husband's will on 12 January 1690/91 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Burt Sr. gave loving wife Frances Burt all my land obtained by my own purchase and my right of land obtained by marriage to my wife Frances. To my son John Burt one mare called Fancy. Wife resid. legatee and extrx. Witt: Obedience Johnson, Thomas (TS) Simes, Thomas (X) Phillips.3 
Marriage*circa 1692She married Charles Somerville circa 1692 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Married Namecirca 1692 As of circa 1692,her married name was Somerville. 
Land inherited*1694Frances (-----) inherited land in 1694 at tract N102, Jamesville, Northampton Co, VA. Charles Somerville left everything to his wife Frances and then she married again, this time to Thorn Wills.2 
Marriage*circa 1695She married Thorne Wills circa 1695 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Married Namecirca 1695 As of circa 1695,her married name was Wills. 
Deed of Gift - Gave*1696Frances (-----) gave by deed of gift in 1696 at tract N102, Jamesville, Northampton Co, VA. In 1696 Frances (Tubbins-Burt-Sumerville) Wills made a deed of gift of 150 acres to her stepson Abraham Wills; if he had no heirs then to his father Thorn Wills, but if neither had heirs it was to revert to her estate. Then in 1735 an Elizabeth Wills left her estate to her grandson Edmund Pitts, and (Whitelaw stated) it has been impossible to determine her place in the story, but she may have been the widow of Abraham Wills, who left no will.2 

Family 1

Nicholas Tubbin b. c 1640, d. b 5 Jan 1679/80
Marriage*circa 1665She married Nicholas Tubbin circa 1665.1 

Family 2

John Burt I b. c 1645, d. b 28 Aug 1691
Marriage*after 5 January 1679/80Frances (-----) married John Burt I after 5 January 1679/80 at Northampton Co, VA.2,1 

Family 3

Charles Somerville b. c 1650, d. 1694
Marriage*circa 1692Frances (-----) married Charles Somerville circa 1692 at Northampton Co, VA.2 

Family 4

Thorne Wills b. c 1650, d. b 8 Jun 1725
Marriage*circa 1695Frances (-----) married Thorne Wills circa 1695 at Northampton Co, VA.2 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 110 (will of Nicholas Tubbin, wife Frances).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 508 (tract N102).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 144 (will of John Burt Sr., wife Frances).

John Burt I1

M, b. circa 1645, d. before 28 August 1691
Last Edited11 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1645John Burt I was born circa 1645.1 
Marriage*circa 1670He married (-----) (-----) circa 1670.2 
Land bought*1671John Burt I bought land in 1671 at tract N102, Jamesville, Northampton Co, VA. In 1671 John Custis and Argoll Yardley together, by two separate deeds sold 250 acres to Nicholas Tubbins and 300 acres to John Burt. Seven years later Alicia Custis released to them her dower interest in the Dawe's Neck land which had been deeded to her husband John Custis by Francis Yardley. Tubbins made no sales from his part and when his widow Frances married John Burt, the two parts became combined. In 1691 the Burts had made some sales, and in this year he left to Frances the balance of the land purchased by him and that which had come to him by his marriage to her. Frances then married Charles Somerville, who left everthing to her three years later, and then she married again, this time to Thorn Wills.1 
Marriage*after 5 January 1679/80He married Frances (-----) after 5 January 1679/80 at Northampton Co, VA.1,3 
Land sold*1690John Burt I sold land in 1690 at tract N102, Jamesville, Northampton Co, VA. In 1690 John and Frances Burt sold 200 acres to John Shepheard; at the north, it was bounded on the east by the Forked Neck, and below that by the main Dawel's Branch down to the creek. A month later John Custis gave Shepheard a confirming deed. In 1707 John Shepherd deeded to this granddaughter Jean and her husband John Smith and then to their son John, calling it his home place.1 
Will*12 January 1690/91John made a will on 12 January 1690/91 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Burt Sr. gave loving wife Frances Burt all my land obtained by my own purchase and my right of land obtained by marriage to my wife Frances. To my son John Burt one mare called Fancy. Wife resid. legatee and extrx. Witt: Obedience Johnson, Thomas (TS) Simes, Thomas (X) Phillips.2 
Death*before 28 August 1691He died before 28 August 1691 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.2 

Family 1

(-----) (-----) b. c 1650
Marriage*circa 1670He married (-----) (-----) circa 1670.2 
Child 1.John Burt II2 b. c 1670

Family 2

Frances (-----) b. c 1640
Marriage*after 5 January 1679/80John Burt I married Frances (-----) after 5 January 1679/80 at Northampton Co, VA.1,3 

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 508 (tract N102).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 144 (will of John Burt Sr., wife Frances).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 110 (will of Nicholas Tubbin, wife Frances).

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

F, b. circa 1650
Last Edited11 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1650(-----) (-----) was born circa 1650 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1670She married John Burt I circa 1670.1 
Married Namecirca 1670 As of circa 1670,her married name was Burt. 

Family

John Burt I b. c 1645, d. b 28 Aug 1691
Child 1.John Burt II1 b. c 1670

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 144 (will of John Burt Sr., wife Frances).

John Burt II1

M, b. circa 1670
FatherJohn Burt I1 b. c 1645, d. b 28 Aug 1691
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1650
Last Edited11 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1670John Burt II was born circa 1670 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*12 January 1690/91John was named in his father's will on 12 January 1690/91 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Burt Sr. gave loving wife Frances Burt all my land obtained by my own purchase and my right of land obtained by marriage to my wife Frances. To my son John Burt one mare called Fancy. Wife resid. legatee and extrx. Witt: Obedience Johnson, Thomas (TS) Simes, Thomas (X) Phillips.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 144 (will of John Burt Sr., wife Frances).

Charles Somerville1

M, b. circa 1650, d. 1694
Last Edited11 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1650Charles Somerville was born circa 1650.1 
Marriage*circa 1692He married Frances (-----) circa 1692 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Death*1694Charles Somerville died in 1694 at Northampton Co, VA. Charles Somerville left everything to his wife Frances and then she married again, this time to Thorn Wills.1 

Family

Frances (-----) b. c 1640

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 508 (tract N102).

Thorne Wills1

M, b. circa 1650, d. before 8 June 1725
Last Edited12 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1650Thorne Wills was born circa 1650.1 
Marriage*circa 1675He married (-----) (-----) circa 1675. 
Marriage*circa 1695Thorne Wills married Frances (-----) circa 1695 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Deed of Gift - Rec'd*1696Thorne Wills received by deed of gift in 1696 at tract N102, Jamesville, Northampton Co, VA. In 1696 Frances (Tubbins-Burt-Sumerville) Wills made a deed of gift of 150 acres to her stepson Abraham Wills; if he had no heirs then to his father Thorn Wills, but if neither had heirs it was to revert to her estate. Then in 1735 an Elizabeth Wills left her estate to her grandson Edmund Pitts, and (Whitelaw stated) it has been impossible to determine her place in the story, but she may have been the widow of Abraham Wills, who left no will.1 
Marriage*circa 1700He married Elizabeth Smothers, daughter of John Smothers Jr. and Elizabeth (of Thos Sr) Dunton, circa 1700.1 
Death*before 8 June 1725Thorne Wills died before 8 June 1725 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Thorne Wills was granted to Elizabeth Wills, widow of the dec'd. Appraisers: Luke Johnson, Thomas James, Thomas Johnson & Dingley Grey.2 

Family 1

(-----) (-----) b. c 1650
Child 1.Abraham (of Thorne) Wills1 b. c 1675

Family 2

Frances (-----) b. c 1640

Family 3

Elizabeth Smothers b. c 1678, d. b 8 Apr 1735

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 508 (tract N102).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 252 (adm of Thorne Wills to Elizabeth Wills).

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

F, b. circa 1650
Last Edited11 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1650(-----) (-----) was born circa 1650. 
Marriage*circa 1675She married Thorne Wills circa 1675. 
Married Namecirca 1675 As of circa 1675,her married name was Wills. 

Family

Thorne Wills b. c 1650, d. b 8 Jun 1725
Child 1.Abraham (of Thorne) Wills1 b. c 1675

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 508 (tract N102).

Abraham (of Thorne) Wills1

M, b. circa 1675
FatherThorne Wills1 b. c 1650, d. b 8 Jun 1725
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1650
Last Edited11 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1675Abraham (of Thorne) Wills was born circa 1675 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Deed of Gift - Rec'd*1696He received by deed of gift in 1696 at tract N102, Jamesville, Northampton Co, VA. In 1696 Frances (Tubbins-Burt-Sumerville) Wills made a deed of gift of 150 acres to her stepson Abraham Wills; if he had no heirs then to his father Thorn Wills, but if neither had heirs it was to revert to her estate.1 

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 508 (tract N102).

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

M, b. circa 1675
Last Edited12 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1675(-----) (-----) was born circa 1675. 
Marriage*circa 1700He married Elizabeth Smothers, daughter of John Smothers Jr. and Elizabeth (of Thos Sr) Dunton, circa 1700.1 

Family

Elizabeth Smothers b. c 1678, d. b 8 Apr 1735
Child 1.(-----) (-----)+ b. c 1700

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 287 (will of Elizabeth Wills).

William (of Tilney) Dixon1

M, b. circa 1712
FatherTilney Dixon1 b. c 1682, d. b 14 Feb 1764
MotherSantecha Smothers1 b. c 1686
Last Edited12 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1712William (of Tilney) Dixon was born circa 1712 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Aunt's*11 January 1734/35William was named in his aunt's will on 11 January 1734/35 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Elizabeth Wills gave her cousin Bescaner Bennit one cow called "Bob" and a linnen foot wheel. Remaining estate to my grandson Edmund Pitts, but if he dies under 18 then estate to fall to William Dixon son of Tilney. My friend Dingly Gray extr. Witt: Isaac Smith, Major Pitts.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 287 (will of Elizabeth Wills).

Hilary (of John) Pitts (elder)1

M, b. circa 1726, d. before 11 March 1755
FatherJohn (of Andrew) Pitts2 b. c 1695, d. b 11 Aug 1761
Mother(-----) (-----)2 b. c 1705
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1726Hilary (of John) Pitts (elder) was born circa 1726 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Tax list*between 1742 and 1744He was on the tax list between 1742 and 1744 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Hillary Pitts in a household headed by John Pitts.2 
Marriage*circa 1754He married Tamar (-----) circa 1754 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Death*before 11 March 1755Hilary (of John) Pitts (elder) died before 11 March 1755 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Hilary Pitts was granted to Tamar Pitts with Holloway Bunting security on a bond of £200.1 

Family

Tamar (-----) b. c 1735

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 363 (adm of Hilary Pitts to Tamar Pitts).
  2. [S1030] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 18, p. 68 (Andrew Pitt family of N'hamp Co, VA).

Tamar (-----)1

F, b. circa 1735
Last Edited12 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1735Tamar (-----) was born circa 1735 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1754She married Hilary (of John) Pitts (elder), son of John (of Andrew) Pitts and (-----) (-----), circa 1754 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1754 As of circa 1754,her married name was Pitts. 
Administrator*11 March 1755Tamar was named as administrator of an estate on 11 March 1755 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Hilary Pitts was granted to Tamar Pitts with Holloway Bunting security on a bond of £200.1 

Family

Hilary (of John) Pitts (elder) b. c 1726, d. b 11 Mar 1755

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 363 (adm of Hilary Pitts to Tamar Pitts).

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

F, b. circa 1712
Last Edited12 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1712(-----) (-----) was born circa 1712.1 
Marriage*circa 1733She married Jacob (of Andrew) Pitts, son of Andrew Pitts I (carpenter) and Abie 'Alee' Bowles, circa 1733.1 
Married Namecirca 1733 As of circa 1733,her married name was Pitts. 

Family

Jacob (of Andrew) Pitts b. c 1712, d. b 10 Mar 1761

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 389 (will of Jacob Pitts, wife Rachel).

Patience Pitts1

F, b. circa 1743
FatherJacob (of Andrew) Pitts1 b. c 1712, d. b 10 Mar 1761
MotherRachael Kelly1 b. c 1720
Last Edited12 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1743Patience Pitts was born circa 1743 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*5 February 1760Patience was named in her father's will on 5 February 1760 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Jacob Pitts gave loving wife Rachel n. boy Joseph, mare "Pleasure", 3 pewter dishes, 6 pewter plates, and a chest that was her mother's. To dau. Patience Pitts n. boy Miney, girl Bridget, young mare "Pepper", and £23. To dau. Margaret Pitts n. boys Moodey and Ariah and £23. To dau. Adah Pitts n. boys Toney and Luke and £23. To son Jacob n. man Simon, n. girl Dinah, the best mill, and £35. To son Hilary n. woman Esther, n. boy Peter and £23. To Jacob Pitts son of John Pitts all my clothes. Negro woman Sarah to be sold. Resid. legatees all my children, viz., Patience, Margaret, Adah, Jacob, and Hilary Pitts. Friends (Col.) Littleton Eyre and my brother John Pitts and John Wilkins, Sr. to be overseers of estate. Wife extrx. Witt: Nehemiah Fitchet, Anne Hunt, John Wilkins.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 389 (will of Jacob Pitts, wife Rachel).

Margaret Pitts1

F, b. circa 1745
FatherJacob (of Andrew) Pitts1 b. c 1712, d. b 10 Mar 1761
MotherRachael Kelly1 b. c 1720
Last Edited12 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1745Margaret Pitts was born circa 1745 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*5 February 1760Margaret was named in her father's will on 5 February 1760 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Jacob Pitts gave loving wife Rachel n. boy Joseph, mare "Pleasure", 3 pewter dishes, 6 pewter plates, and a chest that was her mother's. To dau. Patience Pitts n. boy Miney, girl Bridget, young mare "Pepper", and £23. To dau. Margaret Pitts n. boys Moodey and Ariah and £23. To dau. Adah Pitts n. boys Toney and Luke and £23. To son Jacob n. man Simon, n. girl Dinah, the best mill, and £35. To son Hilary n. woman Esther, n. boy Peter and £23. To Jacob Pitts son of John Pitts all my clothes. Negro woman Sarah to be sold. Resid. legatees all my children, viz., Patience, Margaret, Adah, Jacob, and Hilary Pitts. Friends (Col.) Littleton Eyre and my brother John Pitts and John Wilkins, Sr. to be overseers of estate. Wife extrx. Witt: Nehemiah Fitchet, Anne Hunt, John Wilkins.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 389 (will of Jacob Pitts, wife Rachel).

Adah Pitts1

F, b. circa 1747
FatherJacob (of Andrew) Pitts1 b. c 1712, d. b 10 Mar 1761
MotherRachael Kelly1 b. c 1720
Last Edited12 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1747Adah Pitts was born circa 1747 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*5 February 1760Adah was named in her father's will on 5 February 1760 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Jacob Pitts gave loving wife Rachel n. boy Joseph, mare "Pleasure", 3 pewter dishes, 6 pewter plates, and a chest that was her mother's. To dau. Patience Pitts n. boy Miney, girl Bridget, young mare "Pepper", and £23. To dau. Margaret Pitts n. boys Moodey and Ariah and £23. To dau. Adah Pitts n. boys Toney and Luke and £23. To son Jacob n. man Simon, n. girl Dinah, the best mill, and £35. To son Hilary n. woman Esther, n. boy Peter and £23. To Jacob Pitts son of John Pitts all my clothes. Negro woman Sarah to be sold. Resid. legatees all my children, viz., Patience, Margaret, Adah, Jacob, and Hilary Pitts. Friends (Col.) Littleton Eyre and my brother John Pitts and John Wilkins, Sr. to be overseers of estate. Wife extrx. Witt: Nehemiah Fitchet, Anne Hunt, John Wilkins.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 389 (will of Jacob Pitts, wife Rachel).

Jacob (of Jacob) Pitts1

M, b. circa 1749
FatherJacob (of Andrew) Pitts1 b. c 1712, d. b 10 Mar 1761
MotherRachael Kelly1 b. c 1720
Last Edited12 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1749Jacob (of Jacob) Pitts was born circa 1749 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*5 February 1760Jacob was named in his father's will on 5 February 1760 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Jacob Pitts gave loving wife Rachel n. boy Joseph, mare "Pleasure", 3 pewter dishes, 6 pewter plates, and a chest that was her mother's. To dau. Patience Pitts n. boy Miney, girl Bridget, young mare "Pepper", and £23. To dau. Margaret Pitts n. boys Moodey and Ariah and £23. To dau. Adah Pitts n. boys Toney and Luke and £23. To son Jacob n. man Simon, n. girl Dinah, the best mill, and £35. To son Hilary n. woman Esther, n. boy Peter and £23. To Jacob Pitts son of John Pitts all my clothes. Negro woman Sarah to be sold. Resid. legatees all my children, viz., Patience, Margaret, Adah, Jacob, and Hilary Pitts. Friends (Col.) Littleton Eyre and my brother John Pitts and John Wilkins, Sr. to be overseers of estate. Wife extrx. Witt: Nehemiah Fitchet, Anne Hunt, John Wilkins.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 389 (will of Jacob Pitts, wife Rachel).

Hilary (of Jacob) Pitts (younger)1

M, b. circa 1756
FatherJacob (of Andrew) Pitts1 b. c 1712, d. b 10 Mar 1761
MotherRachael Kelly1 b. c 1720
Last Edited12 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1756Hilary (of Jacob) Pitts (younger) was born circa 1756 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*5 February 1760Hilary was named in his father's will on 5 February 1760 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Jacob Pitts gave loving wife Rachel n. boy Joseph, mare "Pleasure", 3 pewter dishes, 6 pewter plates, and a chest that was her mother's. To dau. Patience Pitts n. boy Miney, girl Bridget, young mare "Pepper", and £23. To dau. Margaret Pitts n. boys Moodey and Ariah and £23. To dau. Adah Pitts n. boys Toney and Luke and £23. To son Jacob n. man Simon, n. girl Dinah, the best mill, and £35. To son Hilary n. woman Esther, n. boy Peter and £23. To Jacob Pitts son of John Pitts all my clothes. Negro woman Sarah to be sold. Resid. legatees all my children, viz., Patience, Margaret, Adah, Jacob, and Hilary Pitts. Friends (Col.) Littleton Eyre and my brother John Pitts and John Wilkins, Sr. to be overseers of estate. Wife extrx. Witt: Nehemiah Fitchet, Anne Hunt, John Wilkins.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 389 (will of Jacob Pitts, wife Rachel).

Jacob (of John) Pitts1

M, b. circa 1728, d. before 3 May 1781
FatherJohn (of Andrew) Pitts1 b. c 1695, d. b 11 Aug 1761
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1705
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1728Jacob (of John) Pitts was born circa 1728 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Tax list*between 1731 and 1769He was on the tax list between 1731 and 1769 at Northampton Co, VA. In 1731 He was shown as Jacob Pitts in the household of John Pitts, in the houshold of John Dolby in 1738, in the household of Thomas Preeson in 1739-1743, and a head of household in 1765 & 1769. (NOTE: The earlier ones may have been is uncle Jacob Pitts.)2 
Will - Father's*26 March 1759Jacob was named in his father's will on 26 March 1759 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Pitts gave son Jacob 112 A. bounded by Park & Turner's lands and for want of his heirs to my son John. To son Jacob n. girl Pleasant and my smith's tools. To my son John all the remainder of my land being 113 A. bounded by Turner's and Ward's land and for want of his heirs to my son Jacob. To my son John n. boy Toney, my new gun, all my clothes and my boat. To loving wife Leah n. wench Nell. To dau. Anne ns. Israel and Jamey and horse "Spark". To dau. Annmary bed and furniture. To granddau. Anne Evans £5. To granddau. Tabitha (no surnname) £5. To grandson Amos Johnson £10. Resid. legatees wife and my son John and Jacob and Annmary and Bridget and my dau. Anne. Wife and son John extrs. Witt: John Milby, Lazarus Rogers, Jackson Rogers.3 
Will - Uncle's*5 February 1760Jacob was named in his uncle's will on 5 February 1760 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Jacob Pitts gave loving wife Rachel n. boy Joseph, mare "Pleasure", 3 pewter dishes, 6 pewter plates, and a chest that was her mother's. To dau. Patience Pitts n. boy Miney, girl Bridget, young mare "Pepper", and £23. To dau. Margaret Pitts n. boys Moodey and Ariah and £23. To dau. Adah Pitts n. boys Toney and Luke and £23. To son Jacob n. man Simon, n. girl Dinah, the best mill, and £35. To son Hilary n. woman Esther, n. boy Peter and £23. To Jacob Pitts son of John Pitts all my clothes. Negro woman Sarah to be sold. Resid. legatees all my children, viz., Patience, Margaret, Adah, Jacob, and Hilary Pitts. Friends (Col.) Littleton Eyre and my brother John Pitts and John Wilkins, Sr. to be overseers of estate. Wife extrx. Witt: Nehemiah Fitchet, Anne Hunt, John Wilkins.1 
Will*4 September 1778Jacob made a will on 4 September 1778 at Isle of Wight Co, VA. In his will Jacob Pitt mentioned wife Tamar, son Parnall when 21; and all my children. Extrs: Wife, Brewer Godwin and Henry Pitt. Witnessed by John Scarsbrook, Jeremiah Godwin, Martha King. Security: George Norsworthy and Jeremiah Godwin.2 
Death*before 3 May 1781He died before 3 May 1781 at Isle of Wight Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.2 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 389 (will of Jacob Pitts, wife Rachel).
  2. [S1030] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 18, p. 70 (Andrew Pitt family of N'hamp Co, VA).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 390 (will of John Pitts, wife Leah).

Bridget Pitts1

F, b. circa 1742
FatherJohn (of Andrew) Pitts1 b. c 1695, d. b 11 Aug 1761
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1705
Last Edited12 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1742Bridget Pitts was born circa 1742 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*26 March 1759Bridget was named in her father's will on 26 March 1759 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Pitts gave son Jacob 112 A. bounded by Park & Turner's lands and for want of his heirs to my son John. To son Jacob n. girl Pleasant and my smith's tools. To my son John all the remainder of my land being 113 A. bounded by Turner's and Ward's land and for want of his heirs to my son Jacob. To my son John n. boy Toney, my new gun, all my clothes and my boat. To loving wife Leah n. wench Nell. To dau. Anne ns. Israel and Jamey and horse "Spark". To dau. Annmary bed and furniture. To granddau. Anne Evans £5. To granddau. Tabitha (no surnname) £5. To grandson Amos Johnson £10. Resid. legatees wife and my son John and Jacob and Annmary and Bridget and my dau. Anne. Wife and son John extrs. Witt: John Milby, Lazarus Rogers, Jackson Rogers.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 390 (will of John Pitts, wife Leah).

Anne Pitts1

F, b. circa 1744
FatherJohn (of Andrew) Pitts1 b. c 1695, d. b 11 Aug 1761
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1705
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1744Anne Pitts was born circa 1744 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*26 March 1759Anne was named in her father's will on 26 March 1759 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Pitts gave son Jacob 112 A. bounded by Park & Turner's lands and for want of his heirs to my son John. To son Jacob n. girl Pleasant and my smith's tools. To my son John all the remainder of my land being 113 A. bounded by Turner's and Ward's land and for want of his heirs to my son Jacob. To my son John n. boy Toney, my new gun, all my clothes and my boat. To loving wife Leah n. wench Nell. To dau. Anne ns. Israel and Jamey and horse "Spark". To dau. Annmary bed and furniture. To granddau. Anne Evans £5. To granddau. Tabitha (no surnname) £5. To grandson Amos Johnson £10. Resid. legatees wife and my son John and Jacob and Annmary and Bridget and my dau. Anne. Wife and son John extrs. Witt: John Milby, Lazarus Rogers, Jackson Rogers.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 390 (will of John Pitts, wife Leah).

John (of John & Leah) Pitts1

M, b. circa 1737, d. before 10 April 1770
FatherJohn (of Andrew) Pitts1 b. c 1695, d. b 11 Aug 1761
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1705
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1737John (of John & Leah) Pitts was born circa 1737 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1750He married Polly (-----) circa 1750.1 
Will - Father's*26 March 1759John was named in his father's will on 26 March 1759 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Pitts gave son Jacob 112 A. bounded by Park & Turner's lands and for want of his heirs to my son John. To son Jacob n. girl Pleasant and my smith's tools. To my son John all the remainder of my land being 113 A. bounded by Turner's and Ward's land and for want of his heirs to my son Jacob. To my son John n. boy Toney, my new gun, all my clothes and my boat. To loving wife Leah n. wench Nell. To dau. Anne ns. Israel and Jamey and horse "Spark". To dau. Annmary bed and furniture. To granddau. Anne Evans £5. To granddau. Tabitha (no surnname) £5. To grandson Amos Johnson £10. Resid. legatees wife and my son John and Jacob and Annmary and Bridget and my dau. Anne. Wife and son John extrs. Witt: John Milby, Lazarus Rogers, Jackson Rogers.1 
Will*17 January 1770John made a will on 17 January 1770 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Pitts gave his son Revel n. man Toney. To dau. Salley Pitts young n. girl Nanny. To son John n. boy Toby. To loving wife Polley n. wench Phylis. Resid. legatees wife and three children. Wife extrx. Witt: William Christian, Josiah Heath, Maddox Turner.2 
Death*before 10 April 1770He died before 10 April 1770 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.2 

Family

Polly (-----) b. c 1730
Children 1.John (of John & Polly) Pitts2 b. c 1752
 2.Revel (of John) Pitts2 b. c 1760
 3.Salley Pitts+2 b. c 1765

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 390 (will of John Pitts, wife Leah).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 418 (will of John Pitts, wife Polley).

Polly (-----)1

F, b. circa 1730
Last Edited8 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1730Polly (-----) was born circa 1730 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1750She married John (of John & Leah) Pitts, son of John (of Andrew) Pitts and (-----) (-----), circa 1750.1 
Married Namecirca 1750 As of circa 1750,her married name was Pitts. 
Will - Husb's*17 January 1770Polly was named in her husband's will on 17 January 1770 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Pitts gave his son Revel n. man Toney. To dau. Salley Pitts young n. girl Nanny. To son John n. boy Toby. To loving wife Polley n. wench Phylis. Resid. legatees wife and three children. Wife extrx. Witt: William Christian, Josiah Heath, Maddox Turner.2 

Family

John (of John & Leah) Pitts b. c 1737, d. b 10 Apr 1770
Children 1.John (of John & Polly) Pitts2 b. c 1752
 2.Revel (of John) Pitts2 b. c 1760
 3.Salley Pitts+2 b. c 1765

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 390 (will of John Pitts, wife Leah).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 418 (will of John Pitts, wife Polley).

Revel (of John) Pitts1

M, b. circa 1760
FatherJohn (of John & Leah) Pitts1 b. c 1737, d. b 10 Apr 1770
MotherPolly (-----)1 b. c 1730
Last Edited8 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1760Revel (of John) Pitts was born circa 1760 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*17 January 1770Revel was named in his father's will on 17 January 1770 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Pitts gave his son Revel n. man Toney. To dau. Salley Pitts young n. girl Nanny. To son John n. boy Toby. To loving wife Polley n. wench Phylis. Resid. legatees wife and three children. Wife extrx. Witt: William Christian, Josiah Heath, Maddox Turner.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 418 (will of John Pitts, wife Polley).

Salley Pitts1

F, b. circa 1765
FatherJohn (of John & Leah) Pitts1 b. c 1737, d. b 10 Apr 1770
MotherPolly (-----)1 b. c 1730
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Descendants of John Wilkins (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited8 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1765Salley Pitts was born circa 1765 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*17 January 1770Salley was named in her father's will on 17 January 1770 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Pitts gave his son Revel n. man Toney. To dau. Salley Pitts young n. girl Nanny. To son John n. boy Toby. To loving wife Polley n. wench Phylis. Resid. legatees wife and three children. Wife extrx. Witt: William Christian, Josiah Heath, Maddox Turner.1 
Marriage22 April 1790She married John (of John Furbush) Turner, son of John Furbush Turner and Clara 'Clear' (290) Benthall, on 22 April 1790 at Northampton Co, VA. Jno. T.(F?) Turner was security on the M.L.B. of John Turner and Salley Pitts, daughter of John Pitts dec'd, Sally writes her own consent. Major Pitts is a witness & Hezekiah Pitts fromer guardian of Salley as to her age. They were married on 3 May 1790.2 
Married Name22 April 1790 As of 22 April 1790,her married name was Turner. 

Family

John (of John Furbush) Turner b. c 1768, d. b 8 Jun 1818
Children 1.Mary 'Polly' Turner+ b. c 1792, d. 16 Aug 1848
 2.Thorogood Turner b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 418 (will of John Pitts, wife Polley).
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

John (of John & Polly) Pitts1

M, b. circa 1752
FatherJohn (of John & Leah) Pitts1 b. c 1737, d. b 10 Apr 1770
MotherPolly (-----)1 b. c 1730
Last Edited8 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1752John (of John & Polly) Pitts was born circa 1752 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*17 January 1770John was named in his father's will on 17 January 1770 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Pitts gave his son Revel n. man Toney. To dau. Salley Pitts young n. girl Nanny. To son John n. boy Toby. To loving wife Polley n. wench Phylis. Resid. legatees wife and three children. Wife extrx. Witt: William Christian, Josiah Heath, Maddox Turner.1 
Heir - named as16 December 1773John was named as an heir on 16 December 1773 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John Pitts in the will of John Sill. He was given the remainder of my land adjacent America Sturgis. He also named William Pitts.2 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 418 (will of John Pitts, wife Polley).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 274 (will of John Sill, widower).

Leah Coward1

F, b. circa 1738, d. before 14 December 1784
FatherSamuel Coward1 b. c 1710, d. b 9 Dec 1755
MotherLeah (-----)1 b. c 1710, d. b 12 Nov 1776
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1738Leah Coward was born circa 1738 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1758She married John (of Andrew) Pitts, son of Andrew Pitts I (carpenter) and Abie 'Alee' Bowles, circa 1758 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1758 As of circa 1758,her married name was Pitts. 
Will - Husb's*26 March 1759Leah was named in her husband's will on 26 March 1759 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Pitts gave son Jacob 112 A. bounded by Park & Turner's lands and for want of his heirs to my son John. To son Jacob n. girl Pleasant and my smith's tools. To my son John all the remainder of my land being 113 A. bounded by Turner's and Ward's land and for want of his heirs to my son Jacob. To my son John n. boy Toney, my new gun, all my clothes and my boat. To loving wife Leah n. wench Nell. To dau. Anne ns. Israel and Jamey and horse "Spark". To dau. Annmary bed and furniture. To granddau. Anne Evans £5. To granddau. Tabitha (no surnname) £5. To grandson Amos Johnson £10. Resid. legatees wife and my son John and Jacob and Annmary and Bridget and my dau. Anne. Wife and son John extrs. Witt: John Milby, Lazarus Rogers, Jackson Rogers.2 
Marriage*4 February 1765She married Bartholomew Pettitt on 4 February 1765 at Northampton Co, VA. Wm. Pettit was security on the M.L.B. of Bartholomew Pettit of Norfolk Co and Leah Pitts, widow.3 
Married Name4 February 1765 As of 4 February 1765,her married name was Pettitt. 
Will - Mother's*14 September 1776Leah was named in her mother's will on 14 September 1776 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Leah Milby gave her son William Coward £75. To dau. Leah wife of Bartholomew Pettitt one shilling. To dau. Mary wife of Nathaniel Kellum £20. To dau. Margaret wife of Moses Roberts my horse "Dolphin", side saddle, and £20. To my grandson George Pitts £15. To my grandson Thomas Pitts £15. Son William and son in law Moses Roberts extrs. Witt: William Harmanson, William 'X' Roberts, Abel Nottingham.1 
Will*18 November 1784Leah made a will on 18 November 1784 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Leah Pettit gave son Thomas Pitts bed, sheets, hammock, rug, chamber bedstead matt and cord. To son Major Pettitt ditto plus £9. To dau. Sally Pettitt chest marked "LM", my clothes, saddle and £9. To son George Pitts 5s and no more. If son Thomas dies without heirs then his share to be eq. div. by my son Major Pettit and Sally Pettitt. James Sanford extr. Witt: Joshua Turner, Peter (X) Wattson.4 
Death*before 14 December 1784She died before 14 December 1784 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that her will was proved.4 

Family 1

John (of Andrew) Pitts b. c 1695, d. b 11 Aug 1761
Marriage*circa 1758She married John (of Andrew) Pitts, son of Andrew Pitts I (carpenter) and Abie 'Alee' Bowles, circa 1758 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Children 1.George (of Leah) Pitts+1 b. c 1760, d. b 8 Jul 1788
 2.Thomas (of Leah) Pitts1 b. c 1762

Family 2

Bartholomew Pettitt b. c 1740
Marriage*4 February 1765Leah Coward married Bartholomew Pettitt on 4 February 1765 at Northampton Co, VA. Wm. Pettit was security on the M.L.B. of Bartholomew Pettit of Norfolk Co and Leah Pitts, widow.3 
Children 1.Major (of Leah) Pettitt+4 b. c 1765, d. b 12 Aug 1816
 2.Sally (of Leah) Pettitt4 b. c 1767

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 446 (will of Leah Milby).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 390 (will of John Pitts, wife Leah).
  3. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  4. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 480 (will of Leah Pettitt).

Bartholomew Pettitt1

M, b. circa 1740
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1740Bartholomew Pettitt was born circa 1740 at Norfolk Co, VA.1 
Marriage*4 February 1765He married Leah Coward, daughter of Samuel Coward and Leah (-----), on 4 February 1765 at Northampton Co, VA. Wm. Pettit was security on the M.L.B. of Bartholomew Pettit of Norfolk Co and Leah Pitts, widow.2 
Will - Mother-in-law*14 September 1776Bartholomew was named in his mother-in-law's will on 14 September 1776 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Leah Milby gave her son William Coward £75. To dau. Leah wife of Bartholomew Pettitt one shilling. To dau. Mary wife of Nathaniel Kellum £20. To dau. Margaret wife of Moses Roberts my horse "Dolphin", side saddle, and £20. To my grandson George Pitts £15. To my grandson Thomas Pitts £15. Son William and son in law Moses Roberts extrs. Witt: William Harmanson, William 'X' Roberts, Abel Nottingham.1 

Family

Leah Coward b. c 1738, d. b 14 Dec 1784
Children 1.Major (of Leah) Pettitt+3 b. c 1765, d. b 12 Aug 1816
 2.Sally (of Leah) Pettitt3 b. c 1767

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 446 (will of Leah Milby).
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 480 (will of Leah Pettitt).

Moses Roberts1

M, b. circa 1745
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1745Moses Roberts was born circa 1745 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1770He married Margaret Coward, daughter of Samuel Coward and Leah (-----), circa 1770.1 
Will - Mother-in-law*14 September 1776Moses was named in his mother-in-law's will on 14 September 1776 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Leah Milby gave her son William Coward £75. To dau. Leah wife of Bartholomew Pettitt one shilling. To dau. Mary wife of Nathaniel Kellum £20. To dau. Margaret wife of Moses Roberts my horse "Dolphin", side saddle, and £20. To my grandson George Pitts £15. To my grandson Thomas Pitts £15. Son William and son in law Moses Roberts extrs. Witt: William Harmanson, William 'X' Roberts, Abel Nottingham.1 

Family

Margaret Coward b. c 1748

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 446 (will of Leah Milby).

Thomas (of Leah) Pitts1

M, b. circa 1762
FatherJohn (of Andrew) Pitts1 b. c 1695, d. b 11 Aug 1761
MotherLeah Coward1 b. c 1738, d. b 14 Dec 1784
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1762Thomas (of Leah) Pitts was born circa 1762 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Grmoth's*14 September 1776Thomas was named in his grandmother's will on 14 September 1776 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Leah Milby gave her son William Coward £75. To dau. Leah wife of Bartholomew Pettitt one shilling. To dau. Mary wife of Nathaniel Kellum £20. To dau. Margaret wife of Moses Roberts my horse "Dolphin", side saddle, and £20. To my grandson George Pitts £15. To my grandson Thomas Pitts £15. Son William and son in law Moses Roberts extrs. Witt: William Harmanson, William 'X' Roberts, Abel Nottingham.1 
Will - Mother's*18 November 1784Thomas was named in his mother's will on 18 November 1784 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Leah Pettit gave son Thomas Pitts bed, sheets, hammock, rug, chamber bedstead matt and cord. To son Major Pettitt ditto plus £9. To dau. Sally Pettitt chest marked "LM", my clothes, saddle and £9. To son George Pitts 5s and no more. If son Thomas dies without heirs then his share to be eq. div. by my son Major Pettit and Sally Pettitt. James Sanford extr. Witt: Joshua Turner, Peter (X) Wattson.2 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 446 (will of Leah Milby).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 480 (will of Leah Pettitt).

Sally (of Leah) Pettitt1

F, b. circa 1767
FatherBartholomew Pettitt1 b. c 1740
MotherLeah Coward1 b. c 1738, d. b 14 Dec 1784
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1767Sally (of Leah) Pettitt was born circa 1767 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Mother's*18 November 1784Sally was named in her mother's will on 18 November 1784 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Leah Pettit gave son Thomas Pitts bed, sheets, hammock, rug, chamber bedstead matt and cord. To son Major Pettitt ditto plus £9. To dau. Sally Pettitt chest marked "LM", my clothes, saddle and £9. To son George Pitts 5s and no more. If son Thomas dies without heirs then his share to be eq. div. by my son Major Pettit and Sally Pettitt. James Sanford extr. Witt: Joshua Turner, Peter (X) Wattson.1 
Will - Bro-Half*25 February 1788Sally was named in her half-brother's will on 25 February 1788 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will George Pitts requested that his slave Saul to be hired out yearly for 7 years and then to be free forever. To Major Pettit a suit of my clothes. Remaining estate to be sold and my child Matildah to have 1/3. To Sally Pettit £4, and the remainding 2/3 to my loving wife Elizabeth provided she accounts with her mother for her claim against me. Hezekiah Pitts extr. Witt: Richard Bull, John Savage.2 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 480 (will of Leah Pettitt).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 498 (will of George Pitts, wife Elizabeth).

Matilda Pitts1

F, b. circa 1784
FatherGeorge (of Leah) Pitts1 b. c 1760, d. b 8 Jul 1788
MotherElizabeth Dewey1 b. 1761
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1784Matilda Pitts was born circa 1784 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*25 February 1788Matilda was named in her father's will on 25 February 1788 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will George Pitts requested that his slave Saul to be hired out yearly for 7 years and then to be free forever. To Major Pettit a suit of my clothes. Remaining estate to be sold and my child Matildah to have 1/3. To Sally Pettit £4, and the remainding 2/3 to my loving wife Elizabeth provided she accounts with her mother for her claim against me. Hezekiah Pitts extr. Witt: Richard Bull, John Savage.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 498 (will of George Pitts, wife Elizabeth).

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

F, b. circa 1700
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1700(-----) (-----) was born circa 1700.1 
Marriage*circa 1720She married Andrew Pitts II, son of Andrew Pitts I (carpenter) and Abie 'Alee' Bowles, circa 1720.1 
Married Namecirca 1720 As of circa 1720,her married name was Pitts. 

Family

Andrew Pitts II b. c 1699
Child 1.Littleton Pitts2 b. c 1726

Citations

  1. [S1030] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 18, p. 67 (Andrew Pitt family of N'hamp Co, VA).
  2. [S1030] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 18, p. 70 (Andrew Pitt family of N'hamp Co, VA).

Littleton Pitts1

M, b. circa 1726
FatherAndrew Pitts II1 b. c 1699
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1700
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1726Littleton Pitts was born circa 1726 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Tax list*between 1742 and 1744He was on the tax list between 1742 and 1744 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Littleton Pitt in a household headed by Andrew Pitts.1 

Citations

  1. [S1030] Vernon L. Skinner Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 18, p. 70 (Andrew Pitt family of N'hamp Co, VA).

Elizabeth (-----) (1st wife of Geo Clarke II)1,2

F, b. circa 1635, d. circa 1680
Last Edited4 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1635Elizabeth (-----) (1st wife of Geo Clarke II) was born circa 1635 at England. 
Marriage*before 1653She married George Clarke II, son of Dr. George Clarke I and (-----) (-----), before 1653 at England.3 
Married Namebefore 1653 As of before 1653,her married name was Clarke. 
Headright*before 1653Elizabeth (-----) (1st wife of Geo Clarke II) was named as a headright before 1653 at Northampton Co, VA. Before 1653 a land certificate was issued to George Clarke, the son of the dec'd George Clark, for the transportation of George Clark Sr. and Elizabeth Clark.3 
Death*circa 1680She died circa 1680 at Northampton Co. 

Family

George Clarke II b. c 1622, d. b 28 Mar 1688
Children 1.Robert Clarke+ b. c 1660, d. b 31 Jan 1698/99
 2.Elizabeth Clarke4 b. 1660
 3.George Clarke III+ b. c 1670, d. b 12 Aug 1735
 4.William Clarke (of Geo II) Clarke b. c 1672

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 264 (will of John Westcott).
  2. [S2142] Frank V. Walcyzk, Northampton Co, VA, Bk 13, Orders & Wills, 1689-1698, Vol 1 (1689-1694), p. 154 (origin page number) (division of estate of George Clarke).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 24 (adm of George Clarke to Margarett Clarke, widow of the dec'd).
  4. [S2670] Albert Mack Sterling, The Sterling Genealogy, Volume One, p. 230 (William Sterling of Hungar's Parish, Northampton County, Virginia).

(sis/o Thos) Abdell (Abdell?)1

F, b. circa 1712
FatherThomas (of Wm) Abdell (cooper)1 b. c 1672, d. b 9 Oct 1739
MotherMartha Eyre (Eyre?)1 b. c 1682
Last Edited15 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1712(sis/o Thos) Abdell (Abdell?) was born circa 1712 at Northampton Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1745She married John Wescott III, son of John Wescott II and Ann Johnson, circa 1745 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Married Namecirca 1745 As of circa 1745,her married name was Wescott. 

Family

John Wescott III b. c 1724, d. b 13 Jun 1786
Children 1.Littleton Wescott+2 b. c 1745, d. b 15 Feb 1786
 2.Joshua Wescott+ b. c 1747, d. b 14 Jan 1795

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 340 (adm of Thomas Abdeel to John Wastecote).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 322 (will of Edmund Johnson, single person).

Elclanah (of John) Wescott1

F, b. circa 1698
FatherJohn Wescott I1 b. 1659, d. b 9 Jul 1728
MotherElizabeth (-----) (2nd w/o Geo Clarke II)1 b. c 1665
Last Edited5 Sep 2016
Birth*circa 1698Elclanah (of John) Wescott was born circa 1698 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1720She married (-----) Barker circa 1720.1 
Married Namecirca 1720 As of circa 1720,her married name was Barker. 
Will - Father's*16 June 1728Elclanah was named in her father's will on 16 June 1728 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Westcott gave his son John during his life 100 A. on the south side of my land and then to my grandson John Westcott. To my grandson Littleton Jarman my other 100 A. with my house and plantation. Remaining estate except for my mill to be div. by my three children John Westcott, Elclanah Barker and Francis Ellit. My mill to remain for the use of both plantations. My son John and my son in law Simon Ellet extrs. Berry and Matthew Floyd to divide my estate. Witt: Matthew Floyd, John Satchell, John Esdell. At probate the extr.'s name is shown as Simon Elliot.1 

Family

(-----) Barker b. c 1695

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 264 (will of John Westcott).

(-----) Barker1

M, b. circa 1695
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1695(-----) Barker was born circa 1695 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1720He married Elclanah (of John) Wescott, daughter of John Wescott I and Elizabeth (-----) (2nd w/o Geo Clarke II), circa 1720.1 

Family

Elclanah (of John) Wescott b. c 1698

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 264 (will of John Westcott).

(d/o John I) Wescott1

F, b. circa 1704, d. before 16 June 1728
FatherJohn Wescott I1 b. 1659, d. b 9 Jul 1728
MotherElizabeth (-----) (2nd w/o Geo Clarke II)1 b. c 1665
Last Edited5 Sep 2016
Birth*circa 1704(d/o John I) Wescott was born circa 1704 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1725She married (-----) Jarman circa 1725.1 
Married Namecirca 1725 As of circa 1725,her married name was Jarman. 
Death*before 16 June 1728(d/o John I) Wescott died before 16 June 1728 at Northampton Co, VA. She was evidently dec'd by this date as her father John Westcott left a grandson Littleton Jarman 100 acres of land.1 

Family

(-----) Jarman b. c 1700
Child 1.Littleton Jarman1 b. c 1725

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 264 (will of John Westcott).

(-----) Jarman1

M, b. circa 1700
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1700(-----) Jarman was born circa 1700 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1725He married (d/o John I) Wescott, daughter of John Wescott I and Elizabeth (-----) (2nd w/o Geo Clarke II), circa 1725.1 

Family

(d/o John I) Wescott b. c 1704, d. b 16 Jun 1728
Child 1.Littleton Jarman1 b. c 1725

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 264 (will of John Westcott).

Littleton Jarman1

M, b. circa 1725
Father(-----) Jarman1 b. c 1700
Mother(d/o John I) Wescott1 b. c 1704, d. b 16 Jun 1728
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1725Littleton Jarman was born circa 1725 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Grfath's*16 June 1728Littleton was named in his grandfather's will on 16 June 1728 at tract N62, Hog Island, Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Westcott gave his son John during his life 100 A. on the south side of my land and then to my grandson John Westcott. To my grandson Littleton Jarman my other 100 A. with my house and plantation. Remaining estate except for my mill to be div. by my three children John Westcott, Elclanah Barker and Francis Ellit. My mill to remain for the use of both plantations. My son John and my son in law Simon Ellet extrs. Berry and Matthew Floyd to divide my estate. Witt: Matthew Floyd, John Satchell, John Esdell. At probate the extr.'s name is shown as Simon Elliot.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 264 (will of John Westcott).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 369 (tract N62).

Elizabeth Wescott1

F, b. circa 1716
FatherJohn Wescott II1 b. c 1692, d. b 13 Nov 1733
MotherAnn Johnson1 b. c 1698
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1716Elizabeth Wescott was born circa 1716 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*6 October 1733Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 6 October 1733 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Wascott gave his son Stephen one of my guns and the other to my son John. My hand mill to remain on my plantation, and my son Stephen to have privilege to use it for life. After wife's widowhood my estate to be eq. div. by my wife (no name) and children, viz., Stephen, John, Elizabeth, Ann, Mary, Sophia, Rachael, and Sarah Wascott. Wife and son Stephen extrs. Witt: Jonas Batson, Matthew Batson. At probate the name of the will appointed extrx. is Anne Wascott.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 284 (will of John Wescott, wife Anne).

Mary Wescott1

F, b. circa 1720
FatherJohn Wescott II1 b. c 1692, d. b 13 Nov 1733
MotherAnn Johnson1 b. c 1698
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1720Mary Wescott was born circa 1720 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*6 October 1733Mary was named in her father's will on 6 October 1733 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Wascott gave his son Stephen one of my guns and the other to my son John. My hand mill to remain on my plantation, and my son Stephen to have privilege to use it for life. After wife's widowhood my estate to be eq. div. by my wife (no name) and children, viz., Stephen, John, Elizabeth, Ann, Mary, Sophia, Rachael, and Sarah Wascott. Wife and son Stephen extrs. Witt: Jonas Batson, Matthew Batson. At probate the name of the will appointed extrx. is Anne Wascott.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 284 (will of John Wescott, wife Anne).

Rachael Wescott1

F, b. circa 1726
FatherJohn Wescott II1 b. c 1692, d. b 13 Nov 1733
MotherAnn Johnson1 b. c 1698
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1726Rachael Wescott was born circa 1726 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*6 October 1733Rachael was named in her father's will on 6 October 1733 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Wascott gave his son Stephen one of my guns and the other to my son John. My hand mill to remain on my plantation, and my son Stephen to have privilege to use it for life. After wife's widowhood my estate to be eq. div. by my wife (no name) and children, viz., Stephen, John, Elizabeth, Ann, Mary, Sophia, Rachael, and Sarah Wascott. Wife and son Stephen extrs. Witt: Jonas Batson, Matthew Batson. At probate the name of the will appointed extrx. is Anne Wascott.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 284 (will of John Wescott, wife Anne).

Sarah Wescott1

F, b. circa 1728
FatherJohn Wescott II1 b. c 1692, d. b 13 Nov 1733
MotherAnn Johnson1 b. c 1698
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1728Sarah Wescott was born circa 1728 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*6 October 1733Sarah was named in her father's will on 6 October 1733 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Wascott gave his son Stephen one of my guns and the other to my son John. My hand mill to remain on my plantation, and my son Stephen to have privilege to use it for life. After wife's widowhood my estate to be eq. div. by my wife (no name) and children, viz., Stephen, John, Elizabeth, Ann, Mary, Sophia, Rachael, and Sarah Wascott. Wife and son Stephen extrs. Witt: Jonas Batson, Matthew Batson. At probate the name of the will appointed extrx. is Anne Wascott.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 284 (will of John Wescott, wife Anne).

Littleton Wescott1

M, b. circa 1745, d. before 15 February 1786
FatherJohn Wescott III1 b. c 1724, d. b 13 Jun 1786
Mother(sis/o Thos) Abdell (Abdell?)1 b. c 1712
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1745Littleton Wescott was born circa 1745 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - GrUncle's*26 December 1747Littleton was named in his great-uncle's will on 26 December 1747 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Edmund Jonson named a sister Ann Westcote. He also named a John Westcoat and John's sons Littleton and Joshua Westcoat. Since Ann's husband John died in 1733, this was evidently Ann's son John and her grandsons Littleton and Joshua Westcoat.1 
Marriage*1 September 1766He married Mary Jacob, daughter of Phillip (of John of Philip I) Jacob and Ann James, on 1 September 1766 at Northampton Co, VA. Zerobabel Downing was security on the M.L.B. of Littleton Wescote and Mary Jacob, daughter of Philip Jacob dec'd. Jos West & Jno Buckner Stith witnesses.2 
Will - Father's*24 November 1782Littleton was named in his father's will on 24 November 1782 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Wescot Sr. gave eldest son Littleton for life the 200 A. plantation where I live, and then to my grandson William Wescot. To son Littleton for life ns. Joe, Hannah, Esther, Jenny, Rose and George. To my next son Joshua the 175 A. plantation where he lives, and ns. Sarah, Sinah, Sall, Rhody, Dilly, Adah and Bridget. My 100 A. on Hog Island to be div. by sons Littleton and Joshua. To my grandchildren (children of Littleton Wescot) John, Thomas, Peggy, Molly and Ann Wescot, respectively, n. wench Hannah, n. wench Rose, n. girl Esther, n. wench Jenny and boy George. To grandson William (son of Littleton) n. fellow Joe and n. girl (dau. of Jenny). Sons Littleton and Joshua extrs. Witt: John Tompkins, John Willson, Esau (X) Jacob.3 
Death*before 15 February 1786He died before 15 February 1786 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Littleton Westcot was granted to John Westcot. Appraisers: Elisha Dowty, Thomas Elliott, Richard Smith & Thomas Jacob.4 

Family

Mary Jacob b. c 1746
Children 1.John (of Littleton) Wescott+3 b. c 1767, d. b 12 Nov 1810
 2.Thomas (of Littleton) Wescott3 b. c 1769
 3.William (of Littleton) Wescott+3 b. c 1771, d. b 10 Dec 1827
 4.Peggy (of Littleton) Wescott3 b. c 1773, d. b 8 May 1843
 5.Molly (of Littleton) Wescott3 b. c 1775
 6.Ann (of Littleton) Wescott3 b. c 1777

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 322 (will of Edmund Johnson, single person).
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 485 (will of John Wescot Sr.).
  4. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 471 (adm of Littleton Westcot to John Wescot).

Thomas (of Littleton) Wescott1

M, b. circa 1769
FatherLittleton Wescott1 b. c 1745, d. b 15 Feb 1786
MotherMary Jacob1 b. c 1746
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1769Thomas (of Littleton) Wescott was born circa 1769 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Grfath's*24 November 1782Thomas was named in his grandfather's will on 24 November 1782 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Wescot Sr. gave eldest son Littleton for life the 200 A. plantation where I live, and then to my grandson William Wescot. To son Littleton for life ns. Joe, Hannah, Esther, Jenny, Rose and George. To my next son Joshua the 175 A. plantation where he lives, and ns. Sarah, Sinah, Sall, Rhody, Dilly, Adah and Bridget. My 100 A. on Hog Island to be div. by sons Littleton and Joshua. To my grandchildren (children of Littleton Wescot) John, Thomas, Peggy, Molly and Ann Wescot, respectively, n. wench Hannah, n. wench Rose, n. girl Esther, n. wench Jenny and boy George. To grandson William (son of Littleton) n. fellow Joe and n. girl (dau. of Jenny). Sons Littleton and Joshua extrs. Witt: John Tompkins, John Willson, Esau (X) Jacob.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 485 (will of John Wescot Sr.).

Molly (of Littleton) Wescott1

F, b. circa 1775
FatherLittleton Wescott1 b. c 1745, d. b 15 Feb 1786
MotherMary Jacob1 b. c 1746
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1775Molly (of Littleton) Wescott was born circa 1775 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Grfath's*24 November 1782Molly was named in her grandfather's will on 24 November 1782 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Wescot Sr. gave eldest son Littleton for life the 200 A. plantation where I live, and then to my grandson William Wescot. To son Littleton for life ns. Joe, Hannah, Esther, Jenny, Rose and George. To my next son Joshua the 175 A. plantation where he lives, and ns. Sarah, Sinah, Sall, Rhody, Dilly, Adah and Bridget. My 100 A. on Hog Island to be div. by sons Littleton and Joshua. To my grandchildren (children of Littleton Wescot) John, Thomas, Peggy, Molly and Ann Wescot, respectively, n. wench Hannah, n. wench Rose, n. girl Esther, n. wench Jenny and boy George. To grandson William (son of Littleton) n. fellow Joe and n. girl (dau. of Jenny). Sons Littleton and Joshua extrs. Witt: John Tompkins, John Willson, Esau (X) Jacob.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 485 (will of John Wescot Sr.).

Ann (of Littleton) Wescott1

F, b. circa 1777
FatherLittleton Wescott1 b. c 1745, d. b 15 Feb 1786
MotherMary Jacob1 b. c 1746
Last Edited13 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1777Ann (of Littleton) Wescott was born circa 1777 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Grfath's*24 November 1782Ann was named in her grandfather's will on 24 November 1782 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Wescot Sr. gave eldest son Littleton for life the 200 A. plantation where I live, and then to my grandson William Wescot. To son Littleton for life ns. Joe, Hannah, Esther, Jenny, Rose and George. To my next son Joshua the 175 A. plantation where he lives, and ns. Sarah, Sinah, Sall, Rhody, Dilly, Adah and Bridget. My 100 A. on Hog Island to be div. by sons Littleton and Joshua. To my grandchildren (children of Littleton Wescot) John, Thomas, Peggy, Molly and Ann Wescot, respectively, n. wench Hannah, n. wench Rose, n. girl Esther, n. wench Jenny and boy George. To grandson William (son of Littleton) n. fellow Joe and n. girl (dau. of Jenny). Sons Littleton and Joshua extrs. Witt: John Tompkins, John Willson, Esau (X) Jacob.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 485 (will of John Wescot Sr.).

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

F, b. circa 1725
Last Edited15 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1725(-----) (-----) was born circa 1725.1 
Marriage*circa 1750She married Abel (of Jacob) Abdell, son of Jacob (of Wm) Abdell and (-----) (-----), circa 1750 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1750 As of circa 1750,her married name was Abdell. 

Family

Abel (of Jacob) Abdell b. c 1725, d. b 11 Dec 1787
Children 1.Jacob Abdell+1 b. c 1750, d. b 11 Jan 1791
 2.Henry Abdell1 b. c 1752, d. b 9 Jan 1797
 3.Ezekiel (of Abel) Abdell1 b. c 1760

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 492 (will of Abel Abdeel, wife Nancy).

Robert Anderson1

M, b. circa 1645
Last Edited14 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1645Robert Anderson was born circa 1645.1 
Land cert named in*16 August 1664He was named in a certificate for land on 16 August 1664 at Accomack Co, VA. Capt. William Jones a certificate for 100 acres for transporting Robert Anderson and Thomas Bickely.1 

Citations

  1. [S579] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Certificates and Rights, 1663-1709 and Tithables, 1663-1695, p. 9.

Rebecca 'Beckah' Abdell1,2

F, b. circa 1782
FatherJacob Abdell1 b. c 1750, d. b 11 Jan 1791
MotherMary Floyd1 b. c 1762
Last Edited22 Nov 2017
Birth*circa 1782Rebecca 'Beckah' Abdell was born circa 1782 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*30 November 1790Rebecca was named in her father's will on 30 November 1790 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Jacob Abdeel gave dau. Rebecca the 147 A. whereon I now live. My wife Mary to have the profits of my land and the whole estate to bring up my two children. After 16 years from this date all my property to be div. by wife and two children. Witt: William Fisher, Jacob Waterfield, Susanna Watts. (NOTE: Evidently the other child was Adah.)1 
Marriage*16 October 1800She married Arthur Robins on 16 October 1800 at Northampton Co, VA. David Topping was security on the M.L.B. of Arthur Robins and Beckah Abdell, daughter of Jacob Abdell dec'd & consent of Jehugh Johnson her guardian. Peggy Johnson & Nancy Hamilton witnesses.2 
Married Name16 October 1800 As of 16 October 1800,her married name was Robins. 

Family

Arthur Robins b. c 1775

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 502 (will of Jacob Abdeel, wife Mary).
  2. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

Robert Henderson1

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited14 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1750Robert Henderson was born circa 1750 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*2 June 1795He married Nancy Dixon, daughter of Tilney Dixon and Betty Walter, on 2 June 1795 at Northampton Co, VA. John Gleeson was security on the M.L.B. of Robert Henderson and Nancy Jacob.1 

Family

Nancy Dixon b. c 1750

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).

Morgan Dowell1

M, b. circa 1640, d. before 28 January 1700/1
Last Edited14 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1640Morgan Dowell was born circa 1640.1 
Land bought*1668He bought land in 1668 at tract N96, between Exmore & Nassawadox, Northampton Co, VA. In 1668 Devorax Browne sold his 300 acres purchased from Henry White to Morgan Dowell.2 
Land bought*1673He bought land in 1673 at tract N96, between Exmore & Nassawadox, Northampton Co, VA. In 1673 William Kendall sold 100 acres of his part of this tract to Morgan Duell. The combined Dowell land extended up the Hare Valley crossroad. He sold the north 150 acres to Edmund Kelle.2 
Will*21 February 1698/99Morgan made a will on 21 February 1698/99 at Northampton Co, VA. To Elizabeth Teigue. To Sophia Teigue. To Abigal Teigue. To David Stott. To John Abdell. To Ann Stott. To William and Thomas Abdell 250 A. to be eq. div., and for want of their heirs to John Abdell, and for want of his heirs to Thomas Teigue's children. To William and Thomas Abdell my horse mill and they to keep it in repair and for the use of their brothers and sisters. William and Thomas Abdell extrs. Witt: William Prosser, Bartholomew Cozyer, John (O) Smith.1 
Death*before 28 January 1700/1He died before 28 January 1700/1 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.1 
Land left*1701He left land in 1701 at tract N96, between Exmore & Nassawadox, Northampton Co, VA. In 1701 Morgan Dowell left his 250-acres balance to William and Thomas Abdell, but if either died, a John Abdell was to be next in line; Thomas seems to have died as John became possessed of a part.2 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 166 (will of Morgan Dowell).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 489 (tract N96).

William Abdell (Abtill)1

M, b. circa 1645, d. circa 1680
Last Edited15 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1645William Abdell (Abtill) was born circa 1645.1 
Land cert named in*17 August 1663He was named in a certificate for land on 17 August 1663 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. Abtill on a certificate granted to Mr. John West for 1,500 acres of land.2 
Marriage*circa 1670He married Elizabeth Teague, daughter of Richard Teague and Elizabeth Johnson, circa 1670 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Death*circa 1680William Abdell (Abtill) died circa 1680.1 

Family

Elizabeth Teague b. c 1652
Children 1.William (of Wm) Abdell+1 b. c 1670, d. b 14 May 1728
 2.Thomas (of Wm) Abdell (cooper)+3 b. c 1672, d. b 9 Oct 1739
 3.John (of Wm) Abdell+1 b. c 1674, d. b 12 Jan 1724
 4.Ann (of Wm) Abdell+4 b. c 1675, d. b 22 Dec 1708

Citations

  1. [S2548] Dean Hickman, Privately Printed by Dean Hickman, 1999.
  2. [S579] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Certificates and Rights, 1663-1709 and Tithables, 1663-1695, p. 3.
  3. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 489 (tract N96).
  4. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 166 (will of Morgan Dowell).

Jacob (of Wm) Abdell1

M, b. circa 1700, d. before 12 November 1754
FatherWilliam (of Wm) Abdell1 b. c 1670, d. b 14 May 1728
MotherElizabeth (-----)2 b. c 1680, d. b 12 Jan 1724
Last Edited15 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1700Jacob (of Wm) Abdell was born circa 1700 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1725He married (-----) (-----) circa 1725. 
Administrator*14 May 1728Jacob was named as administrator of an estate on 14 May 1728 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William Abdell was granted to Jacob Abdell son of the dec'd.2 
Death*before 12 November 1754He died before 12 November 1754 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Jacob Abdeel was granted to Abel Abdeel with John White & Richard Parramore securities on a £200 bond.3 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1700
Child 1.Abel (of Jacob) Abdell+1 b. c 1725, d. b 11 Dec 1787

Citations

  1. [S2548] Dean Hickman, Privately Printed by Dean Hickman, 1999.
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 253 (adm of William Abdell to Jacob Abdell).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 363 (adm of Jacob Abdeel to Abel Abdeel).

William (of Wm) Abdell1

M, b. circa 1670, d. before 14 May 1728
FatherWilliam Abdell (Abtill)1 b. c 1645, d. c 1680
MotherElizabeth Teague1 b. c 1652
Last Edited15 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1670William (of Wm) Abdell was born circa 1670 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Named as heir*21 February 1698/99William was named as a heir in a will on 21 February 1698/99 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Morgan Dowell named Elizabeth Teigue. To Sophia Teigue. To Abigal Teigue. To David Stott. To John Abdell. To Ann Stott. To William and Thomas Abdell 250 A. to be eq. div., and for want of their heirs to John Abdell, and for want of his heirs to Thomas Teigue's children. To William and Thomas Abdell my horse mill and they to keep it in repair and for the use of their brothers and sisters. William and Thomas Abdell extrs. Witt: William Prosser, Bartholomew Cozyer, John (O) Smith.2 
Marriage*circa 1700He married Elizabeth (-----) circa 1700.3 
Land inherited*1701William (of Wm) Abdell inherited land in 1701 at tract N96, between Exmore & Nassawadox, Northampton Co, VA. In 1701 Morgan Dowell left his 250-acres balance to William and Thomas Abdell, but if either died, a John Abdell was to be next in line; Thomas seems to have died as John became possessed of a part.2 
Will - Brother's*18 September 1721William was named in his brother's will on 18 September 1721 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Thomas Abdell, William Abdell and Elizabeth (EA) Abdell witnessed the will of John Abdell, wife Elizabeth.4 
Death*before 14 May 1728He died before 14 May 1728 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of William Abdell was granted to Jacob Abdell son of the dec'd.3 

Family

Elizabeth (-----) b. c 1680, d. b 12 Jan 1724
Child 1.Jacob (of Wm) Abdell+1 b. c 1700, d. b 12 Nov 1754

Citations

  1. [S2548] Dean Hickman, Privately Printed by Dean Hickman, 1999.
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 489 (tract N96).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 253 (adm of William Abdell to Jacob Abdell).
  4. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 244 (will of John Abdell, wife Elizabeth).

Elizabeth (-----)1

F, b. circa 1680, d. before 12 January 1724
Last Edited15 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1680Elizabeth (-----) was born circa 1680.2 
Marriage*circa 1700She married William (of Wm) Abdell, son of William Abdell (Abtill) and Elizabeth Teague, circa 1700.2 
Married Namecirca 1700 As of circa 1700,her married name was Abdell. 
Will - Witnessed*18 September 1721Elizabeth witnessed a will on 18 September 1721 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Thomas Abdell, William Abdell and Elizabeth (EA) Abdell witnessed the will of John Abdell, wife Elizabeth.1 
Death*before 12 January 1724She died before 12 January 1724 at Northampton Co, VA. When the will of John Abdell, wife Elizabeth, was probated the witness Elizabeth Abdell is dec'd.1 

Family

William (of Wm) Abdell b. c 1670, d. b 14 May 1728
Child 1.Jacob (of Wm) Abdell+2 b. c 1700, d. b 12 Nov 1754

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 244 (will of John Abdell, wife Elizabeth).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 253 (adm of William Abdell to Jacob Abdell).

Thomas (of Wm) Abdell (cooper)1,2

M, b. circa 1672, d. before 9 October 1739
FatherWilliam Abdell (Abtill)1 b. c 1645, d. c 1680
MotherElizabeth Teague1 b. c 1652
Last Edited15 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1672Thomas (of Wm) Abdell (cooper) was born circa 1672 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Named as heir*21 February 1698/99Thomas was named as a heir in a will on 21 February 1698/99 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Morgan Dowell named Elizabeth Teigue. To Sophia Teigue. To Abigal Teigue. To David Stott. To John Abdell. To Ann Stott. To William and Thomas Abdell 250 A. to be eq. div., and for want of their heirs to John Abdell, and for want of his heirs to Thomas Teigue's children. To William and Thomas Abdell my horse mill and they to keep it in repair and for the use of their brothers and sisters. William and Thomas Abdell extrs. Witt: William Prosser, Bartholomew Cozyer, John (O) Smith.1 
Marriage*circa 1700He married Martha Eyre (Eyre?), daughter of Benjamin Eyre and Martha (-----), circa 1700 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Land inherited*1701Thomas (of Wm) Abdell (cooper) inherited land in 1701 at tract N96, between Exmore & Nassawadox, Northampton Co, VA. In 1701 Morgan Dowell left his 250-acres balance to William and Thomas Abdell, but if either died, a John Abdell was to be next in line; Thomas seems to have died as John became possessed of a part.1 
Will - Brother's*18 September 1721Thomas was named in his brother's will on 18 September 1721 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that Thomas Abdell, William Abdell and Elizabeth (EA) Abdell witnessed the will of John Abdell, wife Elizabeth.3 
Will12 July 1728Thomas made a will on 12 July 1728. In his will Thomas Abdell gave son Thomas my 125 A. plantation whereon I dwell, he not to disturb my wife of its use during her life. To my son John all my cooper's tools. To son Hancock. To my dau. Rosanna Stott. To dau. Leah Abdell. To dau. Sophia Abdell. To my son Jacob. To dau. Martha Addison. To son Hezekiah. To loving wife Martha use of entire personal estate during her widowhood. Son Thomas extr. Witt: Thomas Marshall. 
Death*before 9 October 1739He died before 9 October 1739 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.2 
Land left*1739He left land in 1739 at tract N96, between Exmore & Nassawadox, Northampton Co, VA. Thomas, wife Martha, left to his Thomas, but if he had no heir then to another son John and according to Whitelaw, this came to pass.1 

Family

Martha Eyre (Eyre?) b. c 1682
Marriage*circa 1700He married Martha Eyre (Eyre?), daughter of Benjamin Eyre and Martha (-----), circa 1700 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Children 1.Martha Abdell+2 b. c 1700
 2.Thomas (of Thomas) Abdell2 b. c 1702, d. b 10 Jul 1750
 3.John (of Thomas) Abdell2 b. c 1704, d. b 8 Jun 1773
 4.Rosannah Abdell+2 b. c 1706
 5.Leah Abdell2 b. c 1710
 6.(sis/o Thos) Abdell (Abdell?)+4 b. c 1712
 7.Sophia Abdell2 b. c 1712
 8.Jacob (of Thomas) Abdell2 b. c 1714
 9.Hezekiah (of Thomas) Abdell+2 b. c 1716
 10.Hancock Abdell+2 b. c 1720, d. b 8 Jul 1755

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 489 (tract N96).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 303 (will of Thomas Abdell, wife Martha).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 244 (will of John Abdell, wife Elizabeth).
  4. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 340 (adm of Thomas Abdeel to John Wastecote).

David Stott1

M, b. circa 1675, d. before 28 January 1708/9
Last Edited15 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1675David Stott was born circa 1675 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1698He married Ann (of Wm) Abdell, daughter of William Abdell (Abtill) and Elizabeth Teague, circa 1698 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Will*22 December 1708David made a will on 22 December 1708 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will David Stott have son Nehemiah Stott 150 A. whereon I now live, the 50 A. being part of what my father left me, part of the said 50 A. being already fenced joining on the 100 A. above mentioned which I purchased myself; and for want of his heirs to my son David Stott. To my son Jonathan Stott 150 A. being the rest of my land, and for want of his heirs to my son Henry Stott. To my wife Tamzin my land and dwelling house during her widowhood and then to my sons Nehemiah and Jonathan, they to be free at 18. Wife extrx. Witt: Henry Blaire, Richard (X) Turner, Thomas (T) Bailie.1 
Death*before 28 January 1708/9He died before 28 January 1708/9 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.1 

Family

Ann (of Wm) Abdell b. c 1675, d. b 22 Dec 1708
Children 1.David (of David) Stott2 b. b 21 Feb 1698/99
 2.Nehemiah Stott+1 b. c 1700, d. b 9 Apr 1751

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 183 (will of David Stott).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 166 (will of Morgan Dowell).

Ann (of Wm) Abdell1

F, b. circa 1675, d. before 22 December 1708
FatherWilliam Abdell (Abtill)1 b. c 1645, d. c 1680
MotherElizabeth Teague1 b. c 1652
Last Edited15 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1675Ann (of Wm) Abdell was born circa 1675 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1698She married David Stott circa 1698 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1698 As of circa 1698,her married name was Stott. 
Will - Named as heir*21 February 1698/99Ann was named as a heir in a will on 21 February 1698/99 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Morgan Dowell named Elizabeth Teigue. To Sophia Teigue. To Abigal Teigue. To David Stott. To John Abdell. To Ann Stott. To William and Thomas Abdell 250 A. to be eq. div., and for want of their heirs to John Abdell, and for want of his heirs to Thomas Teigue's children. To William and Thomas Abdell my horse mill and they to keep it in repair and for the use of their brothers and sisters. William and Thomas Abdell extrs. Witt: William Prosser, Bartholomew Cozyer, John (O) Smith.1 
Death*before 22 December 1708She died before 22 December 1708 at Northampton Co, VA. She was evidently dec'd by this date as her husband David Stott named a wife Tamzin in his will.2 

Family

David Stott b. c 1675, d. b 28 Jan 1708/9
Children 1.David (of David) Stott1 b. b 21 Feb 1698/99
 2.Nehemiah Stott+1 b. c 1700, d. b 9 Apr 1751

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 166 (will of Morgan Dowell).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 183 (will of David Stott).

David (of David) Stott1

M, b. before 21 February 1698/99
FatherDavid Stott1 b. c 1675, d. b 28 Jan 1708/9
MotherAnn (of Wm) Abdell1 b. c 1675, d. b 22 Dec 1708
Last Edited15 Sep 2015
Birth*before 21 February 1698/99David (of David) Stott was born before 21 February 1698/99 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Named as heir*21 February 1698/99David was named as a heir in a will on 21 February 1698/99 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Morgan Dowell named Elizabeth Teigue. To Sophia Teigue. To Abigal Teigue. To David Stott. To John Abdell. To Ann Stott. To William and Thomas Abdell 250 A. to be eq. div., and for want of their heirs to John Abdell, and for want of his heirs to Thomas Teigue's children. To William and Thomas Abdell my horse mill and they to keep it in repair and for the use of their brothers and sisters. William and Thomas Abdell extrs. Witt: William Prosser, Bartholomew Cozyer, John (O) Smith.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 166 (will of Morgan Dowell).

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

F, b. circa 1685
Last Edited15 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1685(-----) (-----) was born circa 1685. 
Marriage*circa 1705She married John Addison II, son of John Addison I and Barthina 'Bartha' Eshon, circa 1705. 
Married Namecirca 1705 As of circa 1705,her married name was Addison. 

Family

John Addison II b. c 1684, d. b 13 Jul 1736
Child 1.Rachel Addison+ b. c 1705, d. c 1747

Thomas (of John) Abdell1

M, b. circa 1702
FatherJohn (of Wm) Abdell1 b. c 1674, d. b 12 Jan 1724
MotherElizabeth Eyre1 b. c 1680, d. b 10 Mar 1752
Last Edited15 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1702Thomas (of John) Abdell was born circa 1702 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*18 September 1721Thomas was named in his father's will on 18 September 1721 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will John Abdell, wife Elizabeth, named: son Nottingham, son Thomas, friend Thomas Abdell, dau. Mary Abdell, dau. Ann Carpenter, dau. Rachael Abdell and dau. Sarah.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 244 (will of John Abdell, wife Elizabeth).

Thomas (of Thomas) Abdell1

M, b. circa 1702, d. before 10 July 1750
FatherThomas (of Wm) Abdell (cooper)1 b. c 1672, d. b 9 Oct 1739
MotherMartha Eyre (Eyre?)1 b. c 1682
Last Edited15 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1702Thomas (of Thomas) Abdell was born circa 1702 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*12 July 1728Thomas was named in his father's will on 12 July 1728 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Thomas Abdell gave son Thomas my 125 A. plantation whereon I dwell, he not to disturb my wife of its use during her life. To my son John all my cooper's tools. To son Hancock. To my dau. Rosanna Stott. To dau. Leah Abdell. To dau. Sophia Abdell. To my son Jacob. To dau. Martha Addison. To son Hezekiah. To loving wife Martha use of entire personal estate during her widowhood. Son Thomas extr. Witt: Thomas Marshall.1 
Land inherited*1739He inherited land in 1739 at tract N96, between Exmore & Nassawadox, Northampton Co, VA. Thomas, wife Martha, left to his Thomas, but if he had no heir then to another son John and according to Whitelaw, this came to pass.2 
Death*before 10 July 1750He died before 10 July 1750 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Thomas Abdeel was granted to John Wastecote with Ralph Batson security on a £100 bond.3 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 303 (will of Thomas Abdell, wife Martha).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 489 (tract N96).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 340 (adm of Thomas Abdeel to John Wastecote).

John (of Thomas) Abdell1

M, b. circa 1704, d. before 8 June 1773
FatherThomas (of Wm) Abdell (cooper)1 b. c 1672, d. b 9 Oct 1739
MotherMartha Eyre (Eyre?)1 b. c 1682
Last Edited15 Sep 2015
Birth*circa 1704John (of Thomas) Abdell was born circa 1704 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*12 July 1728John was named in his father's will on 12 July 1728 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Thomas Abdell gave son Thomas my 125 A. plantation whereon I dwell, he not to disturb my wife of its use during her life. To my son John all my cooper's tools. To son Hancock. To my dau. Rosanna Stott. To dau. Leah Abdell. To dau. Sophia Abdell. To my son Jacob. To dau. Martha Addison. To son Hezekiah. To loving wife Martha use of entire personal estate during her widowhood. Son Thomas extr. Witt: Thomas Marshall.1 
Land inherited*1739He inherited land in 1739 at tract N96, between Exmore & Nassawadox, Northampton Co, VA. Thomas, wife Martha, left to his Thomas, but if he had no heir then to another son John and according to Whitelaw, this came to pass.2 
Est Settm't Bro's*8 July 1755He was named in the settlement of his brother's estate on 8 July 1755 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved. Elizabeth Abdeel the extrx. being dead, John Abdeel brother and heir-at-law of the testr. qualified.3 
Death*before 8 June 1773He died before 8 June 1773 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of John Abdeel was granted to Harmanson Joyne.4 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 303 (will of Thomas Abdell, wife Martha).
  2. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 489 (tract N96).
  3. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 367 (will of Hancock Abdeel, wife Elizabeth).
  4. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 426 (adm of John Abdeel to Harmanson Joyne).