Sarah Finney Read1

F, b. circa 1760
Last Edited8 Aug 2021
Birth*circa 1760Sarah Finney Read was born circa 1760 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name6 October 1786 As of 6 October 1786,her married name was Luker.1 
Marriage*6 October 1786She married John Luker on 6 October 1786 at Accomack Co, VA. Daniel Richardson was security on the M.L.B. of John Luker and Sarah Finney Read.1 

Family

John Luker b. c 1750, d. b 25 Jul 1808
Child 1.Susanna 'Susa' Luker2 b. c 1787

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 339 (will of John Luker, wife Patience).

Anna Reed1

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited31 Mar 2020
Birth*circa 1800Anna Reed was born circa 1800 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*7 May 1819She married William Parker Reed, son of (father of Wm P & Michael) Reed, on 7 May 1819 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as William Parker Reed and Anna Reed.1 

Family

William Parker Reed b. c 1772

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

William Read1

M, b. circa 1700
Last Edited1 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1700William Read was born circa 1700.1 
Court - appeared in*3 March 1723/24He appeared in court on 3 March 1723/24 at Accomack Co, VA. In order to prove his right to take up 50 acres, William Read swore that he came into this colony to live in 1719, and "that this is the first time of proving his Importation either by himself or his parents." After it was certified, Read signed over all his rights to the land to George Parker.1 
Court - namd in suit*27 March 1744He was named in a lawsuit on 27 March 1744 at Accomack Co, VA. Church wardens Hancock Nickless and Southey Rew sued William Read, who failed to appear. Unless he came next court, judgment for 50 shillings (500 lbs tobacco) would pass against him and his security (John Drumond).2 
Court - namd in suit30 September 1772He was named in a lawsuit on 30 September 1772 at Accomack Co, VA. Covington Corbin had brought action of debt against William Read; ordered that an error in a former judgment be corrected by adding what had been omitted: Corbin was to recover £2 and costs from Read.3 

Citations

  1. [S972] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1724-1731, Volume 15, p. 354 (2 Mar 1730/31 Court).
  2. [S978] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1737-1744, Volume 17, p. 370 (27 Mar 1744 Court).
  3. [S2601] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1769-1773, Volumes 24 & 25, p. 278 (30 Sep 1772 Court).

John (of Rich Sr) Read1

M, b. circa 1737
FatherRichard (of Hy Sr) Read Sr.1 b. c 1680, d. b 29 Nov 1748
MotherTabitha (of Peter I) Rogers1 b. c 1708, d. b 31 May 1763
Last Edited6 May 2020
Birth*circa 1737John (of Rich Sr) Read was born circa 1737 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Guardian - chose*27 February 1750/51He chose a guardian on on 27 February 1750/51 at Accomack Co, VA. John Read (orphan of Richard Read) chose as his guardian Daniel Rodgers (security: Thomas Teackle and William Arbuckle).1 
Deed of Indenture na*26 September 1758He was named in a deed of indenture on 26 September 1758 at Pocomoke Br, Pungoteague, Accomack Co, VA. This indenture made 26 Sept 1758 between Abraham Taylor and his wife Sarah and Richard Read and Henry Read. On 27 July 1757 Abraham petitioned for a mill, owning land on one side of a Branch of Pungoteague Creek called Pocomoke Branch, desirous to build a Water Grist Mill & needing an acre on the opposite side of the branch. On 13 August 1757 twelve free holders (Edmund Scarburgh & 11 others that had been selected) viewed the land and noted that some adjacent land would also go under water. There would be damage to the land of John Read, who possessed the said acre valued at 35 shillings & 6 pence, and to adjacent land owned by William Groten, valued at 6 pence. Abraham Taylor, who was to pay for the land, agreed with Richard Read and Henry Read that he would convey to each of them 1/3 part of his right & interest in the 1 acre and 1/3 part of the 1 acre next to & adjoining the mill to be built. Abraham Taylor & Sarah his wife sold this 1/3 right & interest to Richard Read & his heirs for 25 shillings & 1/3 part of said 2 acres mentioned above. Abraham Taylor & Sarah his wife also sold this 1/3 right & interest to Henry Read & his heirs for 25 shillings & 1/3 part of said 2 acres mentioned above. Access to enter into & upon the said premises for & towards the erecting & finishing of said mill & for that purpose to go through the land & plantation of Abraham Taylor with horses & carts or other necessaries to & from the said premises. Abraham will proceed to & with them (Richard & Henry) to build & finish the said mill & find & provide 1/3 part of all the necessaries that shall be required in completing & finishing the same. Richard & Henry agreed to the same. This is to continue after the death of any of the parties (by their heirs, Extrs or assignees) to keep the mill in repair & grinding. Signed by Abraham Taylor, Sarah Taylor, Richard Read & Henry Read.2 
Appraiser*30 March 1762John was named as an appraiser of an estate on 30 March 1762 at Accomack Co, VA. Elizth Rowles and James Rodgers (security: Hancock Nickless Rowles and Zorobabel Rodgers) were granted administration of the estate of Major Rowles. Appraisers: John Reed, Henry Read, Abraham Taylor and John Rodgers (or any three).3 
Court - appeared in*30 November 1762He appeared in court on 30 November 1762 at Pungoteague, Accomack Co, VA. Richard Reid’s proposed road (on his land and that of John Reid) would be nearly 100 yards shorter, but a very bad road in winter and should have a 500 yard causeway six inches above the level ground with a deep ditch on one side with one or more vents under the causeway. The old road also needed a causeway in several spots totaling 118 yards. Richard and John Reid proposed a new road between themselves running between the old and new one which the viewers believed might suit the public as well as either of the others. Signed 30 November 1762, Edwd Ker, Thomas Hall, Jacob Andrews. The Reids were to clear their road and block the old one.4 
Guardian - named as*31 May 1763John was named as a guardian on 31 May 1763 at Accomack Co, VA. Solomon and Sarah Read chose John Read as guardian (security: Henry Read).5 
Est Settm't Mother's*31 May 1763He was named in the settlement of his mother's estate on 31 May 1763 at Pungoteague, Accomack Co, VA. John Read (security: Abraham Taylor) was granted administration of the estate of Tabitha Read (decd). Appraisers: John Rodgers, Nathaniel Lecatt, William Groten and Richard Read (or any three).6 
Court - name in stat*1 December 1763He was named in a statement that was recorded in court records on 1 December 1763 at Accomack Co, VA. Several unnamed overseers of the roads at the following locations who failed to erect posts with directions: crossroads by Obediah Thornman’s; crossroads by Sarah Smith’s; the Town Road from the Courthouse to Smith Snead’s; by Tilney’s Mill; by the Courthouse land south of the Courthouse; by Keziah Flood’s; by Perry Leatherberry’ by Thomas Batson’s; below the Middle Church; by David Thornton’s; by Jacob Litchfield’s; by John Chance’s; by John Reid’s leading to the sea side; just above Middle Church; by Swansigut; by Oak Hall to Pitt’s Landing; the crossroads by Horn Town; Gargatha to Guilford; just above William Warrington’s leading to Pocomoke Ferry and the Warehouse.7 
Guardian - named as3 December 1779John was named as a guardian on 3 December 1779 at Accomack Co, VA. Zorobabel Reid chose John Reid as guardian (security: Solomon Reid).8 

Citations

  1. [S2013] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1744-1753, Volume 18, p. 236 (27 Feb 1750/51).
  2. [S631] Virginia Accomack County, Accomack Co, VA, Deeds, No. 003, 1757-1770, Part 1, p. 61/62 (Abraham Taylor & wife Sarah and Richard & Henry Read).
  3. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 376 (30 Mar 1762 Court).
  4. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 407 (30 Nov 1762 Court).
  5. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 451 (31 May 1763 Court).
  6. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 450 (31 May 1763 Court).
  7. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 507 (1 Dec 1763 Court).
  8. [S2766] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1777-1780, Volume 28, p. 230 (3 Dec 1779 Court).

Abraham (of John) Taylor1

M, b. circa 1724, d. before 25 June 1765
FatherJohn Taylor1 b. c 1690, d. b 30 Oct 1744
MotherTabitha (-----)1 b. c 1700
Last Edited28 Nov 2021
Birth*circa 1724Abraham (of John) Taylor was born circa 1724 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*7 May 1744Abraham was named in his father's will on 7 May 1744 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will John Taylor gave to son Bartholomew Taylor 100 acres where I now live adjcent William Wail, down the creek to a Valley called the Sunken Marsh. To wife Tabitha Taylor for life the use of the remaining part of the land where I live, being 110 acres, also the use of 1/2 the land I bought of Arthur Armitrader. To son John Taylor 170 acres purchased of Arthur Armitrader. To son Abraham Taylor. To son William Taylor. To daughter Agness. Bal. of estate to be divided between wife & "son William & Agnes & Gilbert & Leah & Levin". To son Levin 110 acres where I now live - Wife Exec. Witt: Edward Edwards, Nathaniel Lecatt, Hanah Grimes.1 
Marriage*circa 1750He married Sarah (-----) (wife of Abraham Taylor) circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Deed of Indenture na*26 September 1758Abraham (of John) Taylor was named in a deed of indenture on 26 September 1758 at Pocomoke Br, Pungoteague, Accomack Co, VA. This indenture made 26 Sept 1758 between Abraham Taylor and his wife Sarah and Richard Read and Henry Read. On 27 July 1757 Abraham petitioned for a mill, owning land on one side of a Branch of Pungoteague Creek called Pocomoke Branch, desirous to build a Water Grist Mill & needing an acre on the opposite side of the branch. On 13 August 1757 twelve free holders (Edmund Scarburgh & 11 others that had been selected) viewed the land and noted that some adjacent land would also go under water. There would be damage to the land of John Read, who possessed the said acre valued at 35 shillings & 6 pence, and to adjacent land owned by William Groten, valued at 6 pence. Abraham Taylor, who was to pay for the land, agreed with Richard Read and Henry Read that he would convey to each of them 1/3 part of his right & interest in the 1 acre and 1/3 part of the 1 acre next to & adjoining the mill to be built. Abraham Taylor & Sarah his wife sold this 1/3 right & interest to Richard Read & his heirs for 25 shillings & 1/3 part of said 2 acres mentioned above. Abraham Taylor & Sarah his wife also sold this 1/3 right & interest to Henry Read & his heirs for 25 shillings & 1/3 part of said 2 acres mentioned above. Access to enter into & upon the said premises for & towards the erecting & finishing of said mill & for that purpose to go through the land & plantation of Abraham Taylor with horses & carts or other necessaries to & from the said premises. Abraham will proceed to & with them (Richard & Henry) to build & finish the said mill & find & provide 1/3 part of all the necessaries that shall be required in completing & finishing the same. Richard & Henry agreed to the same. This is to continue after the death of any of the parties (by their heirs, Extrs or assignees) to keep the mill in repair & grinding. Signed by Abraham Taylor, Sarah Taylor, Richard Read & Henry Read.2 
Appraiser*30 March 1762Abraham was named as an appraiser of an estate on 30 March 1762 at Accomack Co, VA. Elizth Rowles and James Rodgers (security: Hancock Nickless Rowles and Zorobabel Rodgers) were granted administration of the estate of Major Rowles. Appraisers: John Reed, Henry Read, Abraham Taylor and John Rodgers (or any three).3 
Court - appeared in*26 May 1762He appeared in court on 26 May 1762 at Pungoteague, Accomack Co, VA. Richard Reid, Abraham Taylor and Henry Reid owned a mill and wanted a road leading from it to the County Road on the north side. James Rodgers, Peter Watson, Luke Luker and Elijah Addison (or any three) were to view the site and report next court.4 
Court - given permis*1 September 1762He was given permission to a request in court on 1 September 1762 at Accomack Co, VA. Abraham Taylor, Henry Reid and Richard Reid were given permission to clear a road to their mill as laid out on August 26, by Luke Luker, James Rodgers and Elijah Addison.5 
Court - named in ord*29 September 1763He was named in a court order on 29 September 1763 at Pungoteague, Accomack Co, VA. “John Seekright,” lessee of William Anderson Parker complained that defendants Jona Rowles (guardian Abel West), Heny Read and Abrahm Taylor intended to commit waste on the disputed 400 acres and two water grist mills in St George Parish. Ordered that the defendants forebear and that the sheriff serve them of a copy of the order.6 
Will*30 March 1765Abraham made a will on 30 March 1765 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Abraham Taylor gave to son Joshua Taylor. Daughters Rachel, Comfort & Elizabeth Taylor. Son Teackle Taylor. Unborn child. Wife Sarah & son Teackle residual legatees & Exrs. Witt: Bartholomew Taylor, Richard Read. In order of probate Littleton Scarburgh Major app. guardian to Teackle Taylor, heir at law to the testator.7
 
Death*before 25 June 1765He died before 25 June 1765 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.7 
Court - namd in suit*30 June 1768He was named in a lawsuit on 30 June 1768 at Pungoteague, Accomack Co, VA. In a suit regarding 400 acres that Anderson Parker had owned on the East side of Pungoteague Branch it was noted that after Anderson Parker’s death the land descended to his grandson John Parker (eldest son of William Anderson Parker, also an eldest son, who predeceased his father Anderson Parker). The grandson John Parker died without issue and the land was inherited by the eldest surviving brother William Anderson Parker, who recently sued Hancock Nicholas Rowles, Henry Reid and Abraham Taylor (tenants in possession of the land and two grist mills) and on last 27 August, obtained a writ of possession.8 

Family

Sarah (-----) (wife of Abraham Taylor) b. c 1725
Marriage*circa 1750He married Sarah (-----) (wife of Abraham Taylor) circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Children 1.Teackle (of Abram & Sarah) Taylor+7 b. c 1750, d. b 25 Jun 1776
 2.Joshua (of Abram & Sarah) Taylor7 b. c 1752
 3.Rachel (of Abram & Sarah) Taylor7 b. c 1754
 4.Comfort (of Abram & Sarah) Taylor7 b. c 1756
 5.Elizabeth (of Abram & Sarah) Taylor7 b. c 1758
 6.(unborn child) (of Abram & Sarah) Taylor7 b. a 30 Mar 1765

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 142 (will of John Taylor, wife Tabitha).
  2. [S631] Virginia Accomack County, Accomack Co, VA, Deeds, No. 003, 1757-1770, Part 1, p. 61/62 (Abraham Taylor & wife Sarah and Richard & Henry Read).
  3. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 376 (30 Mar 1762 Court).
  4. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 383 (26 May 1762 Court).
  5. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 397 (1 Sep 1762 Court).
  6. [S2224] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1753-1763, Volume 19, p. 496 (29 Sep 1763 Court).
  7. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 223 (will of Abraham Taylor, wife Sarah).
  8. [S2314] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1765-1769, Volumes 21, 22, 23, p. 223 (30 June 1768 Court).

Sarah (-----) (wife of Abraham Taylor)1

F, b. circa 1725
Last Edited27 Nov 2021
Birth*circa 1725Sarah (-----) (wife of Abraham Taylor) was born circa 1725 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1750 As of circa 1750,her married name was Taylor.1 
Marriage*circa 1750She married Abraham (of John) Taylor, son of John Taylor and Tabitha (-----), circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Deed of Indenture na*26 September 1758Sarah (-----) (wife of Abraham Taylor) was named in a deed of indenture on 26 September 1758 at Pocomoke Br, Pungoteague, Accomack Co, VA. This indenture made 26 Sept 1758 between Abraham Taylor and his wife Sarah and Richard Read and Henry Read. On 27 July 1757 Abraham petitioned for a mill, owning land on one side of a Branch of Pungoteague Creek called Pocomoke Branch, desirous to build a Water Grist Mill & needing an acre on the opposite side of the branch. On 13 August 1757 twelve free holders (Edmund Scarburgh & 11 others that had been selected) viewed the land and noted that some adjacent land would also go under water. There would be damage to the land of John Read, who possessed the said acre valued at 35 shillings & 6 pence, and to adjacent land owned by William Groten, valued at 6 pence. Abraham Taylor, who was to pay for the land, agreed with Richard Read and Henry Read that he would convey to each of them 1/3 part of his right & interest in the 1 acre and 1/3 part of the 1 acre next to & adjoining the mill to be built. Abraham Taylor & Sarah his wife sold this 1/3 right & interest to Richard Read & his heirs for 25 shillings & 1/3 part of said 2 acres mentioned above. Abraham Taylor & Sarah his wife also sold this 1/3 right & interest to Henry Read & his heirs for 25 shillings & 1/3 part of said 2 acres mentioned above. Access to enter into & upon the said premises for & towards the erecting & finishing of said mill & for that purpose to go through the land & plantation of Abraham Taylor with horses & carts or other necessaries to & from the said premises. Abraham will proceed to & with them (Richard & Henry) to build & finish the said mill & find & provide 1/3 part of all the necessaries that shall be required in completing & finishing the same. Richard & Henry agreed to the same. This is to continue after the death of any of the parties (by their heirs, Extrs or assignees) to keep the mill in repair & grinding. Signed by Abraham Taylor, Sarah Taylor, Richard Read & Henry Read.1 
Will - Husb's*30 March 1765Sarah was named in her husband's will on 30 March 1765 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Abraham Taylor gave to son Joshua Taylor. Daughters Rachel, Comfort & Elizabeth Taylor. Son Teackle Taylor. Unborn child. Wife Sarah & son Teackle residual legatees & Exrs. Witt: Bartholomew Taylor, Richard Read. In order of probate Littleton Scarburgh Major app. guardian to Teackle Taylor, heir at law to the testator.2 

Family

Abraham (of John) Taylor b. c 1724, d. b 25 Jun 1765
Children 1.Teackle (of Abram & Sarah) Taylor+2 b. c 1750, d. b 25 Jun 1776
 2.Joshua (of Abram & Sarah) Taylor2 b. c 1752
 3.Rachel (of Abram & Sarah) Taylor2 b. c 1754
 4.Comfort (of Abram & Sarah) Taylor2 b. c 1756
 5.Elizabeth (of Abram & Sarah) Taylor2 b. c 1758
 6.(unborn child) (of Abram & Sarah) Taylor2 b. a 30 Mar 1765

Citations

  1. [S631] Virginia Accomack County, Accomack Co, VA, Deeds, No. 003, 1757-1770, Part 1, p. 61/62 (Abraham Taylor & wife Sarah and Richard & Henry Read).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 223 (will of Abraham Taylor, wife Sarah).

Sarah (of Southy) Read1

F, b. circa 1762
FatherSouthy or Smithee (of Hy Jr) Read1 b. c 1722, d. b 25 Oct 1763
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited1 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1762Sarah (of Southy) Read was born circa 1762 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Guardian - chose*25 January 1780She chose a guardian on on 25 January 1780 at Accomack Co, VA. Orphan Sarah Read chose Levin Claywell as guardian (security: John Read).1 

Citations

  1. [S2766] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1777-1780, Volume 28, p. 238 (25 Jan 1780 Court).

Levin Claville1

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited1 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1750Levin Claville was born circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Proved a will*2 December 1779Levin proved a will on 2 December 1779 at Accomack Co, VA. The will of Southy Reid (deceased) was proved by Elizabeth Reid, Susannah Reid and Levin Claywell. Tabitha Reid took oath (security: Nathan Addison and Levin Claywell). Ordered that William Phillips, John Reid, Augustine Lecatte and Benjamin Hutchinson appraise the estate.. (NOTE: His will is not in Nottingham's published will book.)2 
Guardian - named as*25 January 1780Levin was named as a guardian on 25 January 1780 at Accomack Co, VA. Orphan Sarah Read chose Levin Claywell as guardian (security: John Read).1 

Citations

  1. [S2766] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1777-1780, Volume 28, p. 238 (25 Jan 1780 Court).
  2. [S2766] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1777-1780, Volume 28, p. 229 (2 Dec 1779 Court).

Zorobabel (of Southy Sr) Read1

M, b. circa 1764
FatherSouthy (of Hy III) Read Sr.1 b. c 1738, d. 2 Dec 1779
MotherTabitha (-----)1 b. c 1740
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited1 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1764Zorobabel (of Southy Sr) Read was born circa 1764 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Guardian - chose*3 December 1779He chose a guardian on on 3 December 1779 at Accomack Co, VA. Zorobabel Reid chose John Reid as guardian (security: Solomon Reid).1 

Citations

  1. [S2766] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1777-1780, Volume 28, p. 230 (3 Dec 1779 Court).

Peggy Lilliston Read1

F, b. circa 1808
Father(-----) Read1 b. c 1780
MotherPeggy Lilliston1 b. c 1790
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited1 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1808Peggy Lilliston Read was born circa 1808 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - GrFath's*8 June 1823Peggy was named in her grandfather's will on 8 June 1823 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Tully Lilliston gave to grandson Thomas B. Lilliston land which I purchased of John Cropper containing a house & at the death of Thomas B. Lilliston to his oldest son & if no son then to my son Edmund Lilliston. Also to grandson Thomas B. Lilliston my Negro man Frank in the same manner & ... To granddaughter Peggy Lilliston Read my Negro girl Mary & at Peggy's death Mary & her increase to her heirs & if Peggy should die under age 18 with no issue, then to my son Edmund Lilliston. To the children of my dec'd daughter Bridget Lilliston as they arrive to age 21 £5 each to be paid by my son Edmund Lilliston. The land I purchased of Higgins & McCollom to be sold. To son Edmund Lilliston all the other land, being the plantation where I now live & at his death to his sons Thomas B. Lilliston, Edmund Lilliston, Tully Lilliston & Samuel Lilliston. To son Edmund Lilliston all my slaves, male & female & their increase & at his death to all his children. My man slave Moses to have the month of May free to himself for the purpose of keeping clear my graveyard. Remainder to son Edmund Lilliston. Friend Thomas M. Bayly Extr. & if he cannot act, then my son Edmund Lilliston. Witt: Samuel Walston, William D. Outten, Eliza W. Cropper & Michael Higgins. Prob: Walter D. Bayne & Levi Dix securities. [Spelled Lillaston & Lilliston in will & Lilliston at probate.]1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 335 (will of Tully Lilliston).

Samuel Lilliston1

M, b. circa 1815
FatherEdmund Lilliston1 b. 1774
MotherSally Broadwater1 b. c 1778, d. b 1831
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited1 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1815Samuel Lilliston was born circa 1815 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - GrFath's*8 June 1823Samuel was named in his grandfather's will on 8 June 1823 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Tully Lilliston gave to grandson Thomas B. Lilliston land which I purchased of John Cropper containing a house & at the death of Thomas B. Lilliston to his oldest son & if no son then to my son Edmund Lilliston. Also to grandson Thomas B. Lilliston my Negro man Frank in the same manner & ... To granddaughter Peggy Lilliston Read my Negro girl Mary & at Peggy's death Mary & her increase to her heirs & if Peggy should die under age 18 with no issue, then to my son Edmund Lilliston. To the children of my dec'd daughter Bridget Lilliston as they arrive to age 21 £5 each to be paid by my son Edmund Lilliston. The land I purchased of Higgins & McCollom to be sold. To son Edmund Lilliston all the other land, being the plantation where I now live & at his death to his sons Thomas B. Lilliston, Edmund Lilliston, Tully Lilliston & Samuel Lilliston. To son Edmund Lilliston all my slaves, male & female & their increase & at his death to all his children. My man slave Moses to have the month of May free to himself for the purpose of keeping clear my graveyard. Remainder to son Edmund Lilliston. Friend Thomas M. Bayly Extr. & if he cannot act, then my son Edmund Lilliston. Witt: Samuel Walston, William D. Outten, Eliza W. Cropper & Michael Higgins. Prob: Walter D. Bayne & Levi Dix securities. [Spelled Lillaston & Lilliston in will & Lilliston at probate.]1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 335 (will of Tully Lilliston).

Asa J. (of Robt) Rogers Esq.1,2

M, b. 18 January 1794, d. 2 December 1845
FatherRobert (of Abel) Rogers3 b. 29 Jun 1753, d. 14 Dec 1827
MotherTabitha (of Justice) Bundick3 b. 22 Jan 1755, d. 28 Nov 1824
Last Edited30 Apr 2020
Birth*18 January 1794Asa J. (of Robt) Rogers Esq. was born on 18 January 1794 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Brother's*3 January 1820Asa was named in his brother's will on 3 January 1820 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Abel R. Rodgers gave his plantation to brother Asa J. Rodgers, sisters Sally Rodgers & Eliza Rodgers, & niece Margaret A. P. Rodgers. In case Margaret A. P. Rodgers dies without issue, then her part goes to my brother. In case my father should give his plantation to my brother Asa J. Rodgers which I desire he may, then he should relinquish his rights in the plantation I give him. To my father Robert Rodgers all my cattle. To my mother Tabitha Rodgers … To brother Asa J. Rodgers ... To sister Sally Rodgers … To sister Betsy Rodgers … To my niece Margaret A. P. Rodgers ... To Sally C. B. Rodgers, widow of my brother Richard Rodgers, $20 from the rents of my plantation as long as necessary. Brother Asa J. Rodgers Extr. Witt: Shadrack M. Ames, Thomas H. Ames & James W. Parker. Prob: John G. Joynes, John Rodgers & Robert Rodgers securities.3 
Will - Father's*21 July 1827Asa was named in his father's will on 21 July 1827 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Robert Rodgers, Andua, gave to son Asa J. Rodgers the plantation whereon I now reside containing 200 acres & my Negro boy Clifford & ... To son Asa, daughters Sally & Elizabeth & my granddaughter Margaret A. P. Read the graveyard. To granddaughter Margaret A. P. Read ... & Negro girls Nanny & Ede. To daughters Sally & Elizabeth Rodgers remaining property. Son Asa J. Rodgers Extr. Witt: George K. Taylor, John Taylor & Thomas V. Colonna.4 
Will - Sister's*5 April 1842Asa was named in his sister's will on 5 April 1842 at Accomack Co, VA. In her will Elizabeth Rogers gave all her property to sister Sarah Rodgers & at her death to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah Elizabeth Read all my right in the land on the head of Pungoteague Creek formerly owned by my brother Abel R. Rodgers & adjoining John Taylor & others. If either dies without lawful issue then to the other, but if they both die without lawful issue then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers. To my niece Sarah E. Read ... & tea spoons marked "A. R. R." If my sister Sarah Rodgers should out live me & wish to buy land with my money she is at liberty to do it & dispose of the land as she wishes at her death & the remaining money & Negroes to my brother Asa J. Rodgers, my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read. Remainder to my brother Asa J. Rodgers, but if he dies without lawful issue then to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah Elizabeth Read. None of my Negroes shall ever be sold ... A head & foot stone to be placed at my grave. If my brother, nephew & niece all die without issue then my Negroes to be free. Brother Asa J. Rodgers Extr. Witt: William Goffigon, Michael P. Kellam, Joseph B. Brittingham, John J. Ayres & L. S. Ames. Prob: Asa J. Rodgers refused to qualify & Richard P. Read became the Admr. with William L. Major & John Arlington securities.5 
Will - Sister's6 April 1842Asa was named in his sister's will on 6 April 1842 at Accomack Co, VA. In her will Sarah Rogers, St. George Parish, gave all her property to sister Elizabeth Rodgers during her life & at her death to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah Elizabeth Read all my right in land on the head of Pungoteague Creek formerly owned by my brother Abel R. Rodgers & adjoining the lands of John Taylor & others, but if either of them dies without lawful issue, then to the survivor, but if they both die without lawful issue, then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers. To my niece Sarah E. Read … To my nephew John Read … & ½ dozen tea spoons marked "S. R." & ... If my sister Elizabeth Rodgers should out live me & wish to buy land with my money she is at liberty to do so & dispose of the land as she wishes at her death, but if there is money & Negroes left then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers, my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read. Remainder to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read, but if they both die without lawful heirs, then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers. None of my Negroes shall ever be sold & if any of my heirs shall ever sell any of them, the one so selling shall forfeit his or her right in the Negroes to the others that have not sold. Purchase a head & foot stone to be placed at my grave. If my brother Asa J. Rodgers & my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read should all die without lawful issue, then my Negroes shall be free. Brother Asa J. Rodgers Extr. Witt: William Goffigon, Michael P. Kellam, J. B. Brittingham, John J. Ayres & Levin S. Ames.6 
Will*22 April 1845Asa made a will on 22 April 1845 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Asa J. Rogers gave to my nephew John Read, the son of Richard P. Read, all my land together with the whole of my other property. It is my wish that grave stones shall be placed at my grave. Friend Richard P. Read Extr. Witt: Thomas W. Bayly, William T. Kellam & George C. Tyler. Prob: John Arlington & William C. Pitts securities.1 
Death*2 December 1845He died on 2 December 1845 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 51.2,7 
Burial*Asa was buried at Rodgers-Boggs Cemetery, Cashville, Accomack Co, VA. The tombstone book shows him as Asa J. Rodgers, Esq, son of Robt & Tabitha, 18 Jan 1794 - 2 Dec 1845; age: 52 yrs.2 
Will - Recorded*29 December 1845Asa's will was recorded on 29 December 1845 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was proved.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 450 (will of Asa J. Rogers).
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 450 (will of Abel R. Rodgers).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 456 (will of Robert Rodgers, Andua).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 451 (will of Elizabeth Rogers).
  6. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 456 (will of Sarah Rogers (St. George Parish).
  7. [S3043] Owners: Tabitha Rodgers then John Read then his son Capt. Wm. Kendall Reade then his daughter Kendall Read Miles (Mrs. George R. Miles), Rodgers Family Bible purchased in 1819 by Tabitha (Bundick) Rodgers.

John R. (of Rich P) Read1

M, b. 19 March 1830, d. 9 November 1875
FatherCol. Richard P. Read2 b. 1808, d. 3 Aug 1884
MotherMargaret Annatha Parsons Rogers2 b. 9 Mar 1809, d. 30 Jun 1831
ChartsDescendants of John Custis II (Arlington, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Custis (Ravenswood, Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Randall Revell (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited30 Apr 2020
Birth*19 March 1830John R. (of Rich P) Read was born on 19 March 1830 at Accomack Co, VA.3,4 
Will - Aunt's*5 April 1842John was named in his aunt's will on 5 April 1842 at Accomack Co, VA. In her will Elizabeth Rogers gave all her property to sister Sarah Rodgers & at her death to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah Elizabeth Read all my right in the land on the head of Pungoteague Creek formerly owned by my brother Abel R. Rodgers & adjoining John Taylor & others. If either dies without lawful issue then to the other, but if they both die without lawful issue then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers. To my niece Sarah E. Read ... & tea spoons marked "A. R. R." If my sister Sarah Rodgers should out live me & wish to buy land with my money she is at liberty to do it & dispose of the land as she wishes at her death & the remaining money & Negroes to my brother Asa J. Rodgers, my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read. Remainder to my brother Asa J. Rodgers, but if he dies without lawful issue then to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah Elizabeth Read. None of my Negroes shall ever be sold ... A head & foot stone to be placed at my grave. If my brother, nephew & niece all die without issue then my Negroes to be free. Brother Asa J. Rodgers Extr. Witt: William Goffigon, Michael P. Kellam, Joseph B. Brittingham, John J. Ayres & L. S. Ames. Prob: Asa J. Rodgers refused to qualify & Richard P. Read became the Admr. with William L. Major & John Arlington securities.5 
Will - Aunt's6 April 1842John was named in his aunt's will on 6 April 1842 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. In her will Sarah Rogers, St. George Parish, gave all her property to sister Elizabeth Rodgers during her life & at her death to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah Elizabeth Read all my right in land on the head of Pungoteague Creek formerly owned by my brother Abel R. Rodgers & adjoining the lands of John Taylor & others, but if either of them dies without lawful issue, then to the survivor, but if they both die without lawful issue, then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers. To my niece Sarah E. Read … To my nephew John Read … & ½ dozen tea spoons marked "S. R." & ... If my sister Elizabeth Rodgers should out live me & wish to buy land with my money she is at liberty to do so & dispose of the land as she wishes at her death, but if there is money & Negroes left then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers, my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read. Remainder to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read, but if they both die without lawful heirs, then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers. None of my Negroes shall ever be sold & if any of my heirs shall ever sell any of them, the one so selling shall forfeit his or her right in the Negroes to the others that have not sold. Purchase a head & foot stone to be placed at my grave. If my brother Asa J. Rodgers & my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read should all die without lawful issue, then my Negroes shall be free. Brother Asa J. Rodgers Extr. Witt: William Goffigon, Michael P. Kellam, J. B. Brittingham, John J. Ayres & Levin S. Ames.6 
Will - Uncle's*22 April 1845John was named in his uncle's will on 22 April 1845 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Asa J. Rogers gave to my nephew John Read, the son of Richard P. Read, all my land together with the whole of my other property. It is my wish that grave stones shall be placed at my grave. Friend Richard P. Read Extr. Witt: Thomas W. Bayly, William T. Kellam & George C. Tyler. Prob: John Arlington & William C. Pitts securities.2 
Marriage*24 January 1855He married Mary Susan F.H. Henderson, daughter of William Henderson and Sarah 'Sally' C. Smith, on 24 January 1855 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jno. R. Read, age 24, the son of Richd P. & Margt Matha Read and she was shown as Mary F. Henderson, age 22, daughter of Wm (dec'd) & Sally Henderson. Richd J. Ayres says both over age 21.1 
Census head*1860John was listed as a head of household in the census of 1860 at Pungoteague, St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#1329 was headed by John R. Read, a 30 year old farmer with real estate valued at $13,000 and personal property valued at $16,000. Listed with him were Mary Read, age 27; Asa Read, age 4; and Wm. Read, age 2.7 
Census head*1870John was listed as a head of household in the census of 1870 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#500 was headed by John R. Reed, a 40 year old legislator with real estate valued at $6,000 and personal property valued at $1,500. Listed with him were Elizabeth Turner, a 45 year old house keeper; Asa Reed, age 14; Willie Reed, age 11; John R. Reed, age 10; Bess Reeed, age 5; James Rodgers, a 45 year old mulatto farm laborer; Isaac Matthews, a 19 year old black farm laborer; William Matthews, a 14 year old black farm laborer; Mahala Bird, a 13 year old black domestic servant; Fanny Reed, a 67 year old domestic servant; Lucy Reed, a 30 year old black domestic servant; and Claracy Reed, a 5 year old black female.8 
Death*9 November 1875He died on 9 November 1875 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA, at age 45. The family Bible shows he was age 46 years, 7 mon & 21 days. Accomack Co Death Register shows him as John R. Read, who died 9 Nov 1875, in St. George Parish of consumption at the age of 48, the son of Rich. P. Read. Edward Wise, a neighbor gave the information.3,4,9 

Family

Mary Susan F.H. Henderson b. 8 May 1832, d. 13 Aug 1869
Marriage*24 January 1855He married Mary Susan F.H. Henderson, daughter of William Henderson and Sarah 'Sally' C. Smith, on 24 January 1855 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jno. R. Read, age 24, the son of Richd P. & Margt Matha Read and she was shown as Mary F. Henderson, age 22, daughter of Wm (dec'd) & Sally Henderson. Richd J. Ayres says both over age 21.1 
Children 1.Asa R. (of Jno R) Read (sea captain)7 b. 26 Jan 1856, d. 18 Mar 1893
 2.William Kendall 'Willie' (of Jno R) Read (steamboat captain)+7 b. 21 Mar 1858, d. 22 Mar 1925
 3.John R. (of Jno R) Read8 b. 4 Jan 1861, d. 7 May 1942
 4.Ray 'Boz' F. (of Jno R) Read8 b. 5 Jan 1864, d. 29 Jan 1878

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 450 (will of Asa J. Rogers).
  3. [S3042] Cathy Lacsamana < and e-mail address>, The Rodgers Family of "Whitehall" in Pungoteague.
  4. [S3043] Owners: Tabitha Rodgers then John Read then his son Capt. Wm. Kendall Reade then his daughter Kendall Read Miles (Mrs. George R. Miles), Rodgers Family Bible purchased in 1819 by Tabitha (Bundick) Rodgers.
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 451 (will of Elizabeth Rogers).
  6. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 456 (will of Sarah Rogers (St. George Parish).
  7. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  8. [S687] Gail Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 2, St. George's Parish.
  9. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

Abel R. (of Robt) Rogers1

M, b. 25 March 1784, d. 1 February 1820
FatherRobert (of Abel) Rogers1 b. 29 Jun 1753, d. 14 Dec 1827
MotherTabitha (of Justice) Bundick1 b. 22 Jan 1755, d. 28 Nov 1824
Last Edited28 Apr 2020
Birth*25 March 1784Abel R. (of Robt) Rogers was born on 25 March 1784 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will*3 January 1820Abel made a will on 3 January 1820 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Abel R. Rodgers gave his plantation to brother Asa J. Rodgers, sisters Sally Rodgers & Eliza Rodgers, & niece Margaret A. P. Rodgers. In case Margaret A. P. Rodgers dies without issue, then her part goes to my brother. In case my father should give his plantation to my brother Asa J. Rodgers which I desire he may, then he should relinquish his rights in the plantation I give him. To my father Robert Rodgers all my cattle. To my mother Tabitha Rodgers … To brother Asa J. Rodgers ... To sister Sally Rodgers … To sister Betsy Rodgers … To my niece Margaret A. P. Rodgers ... To Sally C. B. Rodgers, widow of my brother Richard Rodgers, $20 from the rents of my plantation as long as necessary. Brother Asa J. Rodgers Extr. Witt: Shadrack M. Ames, Thomas H. Ames & James W. Parker. Prob: John G. Joynes, John Rodgers & Robert Rodgers securities.1 
Death*1 February 1820He died on 1 February 1820 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 35.2 
Burial*Abel was buried at Rodgers Plot, Whitehall, Pungoteague, Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Sister's*5 April 1842Abel was named in his sister's will on 5 April 1842 at Accomack Co, VA. In her will Elizabeth Rogers gave all her property to sister Sarah Rodgers & at her death to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah Elizabeth Read all my right in the land on the head of Pungoteague Creek formerly owned by my brother Abel R. Rodgers & adjoining John Taylor & others. If either dies without lawful issue then to the other, but if they both die without lawful issue then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers. To my niece Sarah E. Read ... & tea spoons marked "A. R. R." If my sister Sarah Rodgers should out live me & wish to buy land with my money she is at liberty to do it & dispose of the land as she wishes at her death & the remaining money & Negroes to my brother Asa J. Rodgers, my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read. Remainder to my brother Asa J. Rodgers, but if he dies without lawful issue then to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah Elizabeth Read. None of my Negroes shall ever be sold ... A head & foot stone to be placed at my grave. If my brother, nephew & niece all die without issue then my Negroes to be free. Brother Asa J. Rodgers Extr. Witt: William Goffigon, Michael P. Kellam, Joseph B. Brittingham, John J. Ayres & L. S. Ames. Prob: Asa J. Rodgers refused to qualify & Richard P. Read became the Admr. with William L. Major & John Arlington securities.3 
Will - Sister's6 April 1842Abel was named in his sister's will on 6 April 1842 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. In her will Sarah Rogers, St. George Parish, gave all her property to sister Elizabeth Rodgers during her life & at her death to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah Elizabeth Read all my right in land on the head of Pungoteague Creek formerly owned by my brother Abel R. Rodgers & adjoining the lands of John Taylor & others, but if either of them dies without lawful issue, then to the survivor, but if they both die without lawful issue, then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers. To my niece Sarah E. Read … To my nephew John Read … & ½ dozen tea spoons marked "S. R." & ... If my sister Elizabeth Rodgers should out live me & wish to buy land with my money she is at liberty to do so & dispose of the land as she wishes at her death, but if there is money & Negroes left then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers, my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read. Remainder to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read, but if they both die without lawful heirs, then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers. None of my Negroes shall ever be sold & if any of my heirs shall ever sell any of them, the one so selling shall forfeit his or her right in the Negroes to the others that have not sold. Purchase a head & foot stone to be placed at my grave. If my brother Asa J. Rodgers & my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read should all die without lawful issue, then my Negroes shall be free. Brother Asa J. Rodgers Extr. Witt: William Goffigon, Michael P. Kellam, J. B. Brittingham, John J. Ayres & Levin S. Ames.4 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 450 (will of Abel R. Rodgers).
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 451 (will of Elizabeth Rogers).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 456 (will of Sarah Rogers (St. George Parish).

Elizabeth 'Betsy' (of Robt) Rogers1,2

F, b. 22 April 1781, d. 26 June 1844
FatherRobert (of Abel) Rogers1 b. 29 Jun 1753, d. 14 Dec 1827
MotherTabitha (of Justice) Bundick1 b. 22 Jan 1755, d. 28 Nov 1824
Last Edited29 Apr 2020
Birth*22 April 1781Elizabeth 'Betsy' (of Robt) Rogers was born on 22 April 1781 at Accomack Co, VA.3,4 
Will - Brother's*3 January 1820Elizabeth was named in her brother's will on 3 January 1820 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Abel R. Rodgers gave his plantation to brother Asa J. Rodgers, sisters Sally Rodgers & Eliza Rodgers, & niece Margaret A. P. Rodgers. In case Margaret A. P. Rodgers dies without issue, then her part goes to my brother. In case my father should give his plantation to my brother Asa J. Rodgers which I desire he may, then he should relinquish his rights in the plantation I give him. To my father Robert Rodgers all my cattle. To my mother Tabitha Rodgers … To brother Asa J. Rodgers ... To sister Sally Rodgers … To sister Betsy Rodgers … To my niece Margaret A. P. Rodgers ... To Sally C. B. Rodgers, widow of my brother Richard Rodgers, $20 from the rents of my plantation as long as necessary. Brother Asa J. Rodgers Extr. Witt: Shadrack M. Ames, Thomas H. Ames & James W. Parker. Prob: John G. Joynes, John Rodgers & Robert Rodgers securities.2 
Will*5 April 1842Elizabeth made a will on 5 April 1842 at Accomack Co, VA. In her will Elizabeth Rogers gave all her property to sister Sarah Rodgers & at her death to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah Elizabeth Read all my right in the land on the head of Pungoteague Creek formerly owned by my brother Abel R. Rodgers & adjoining John Taylor & others. If either dies without lawful issue then to the other, but if they both die without lawful issue then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers. To my niece Sarah E. Read ... & tea spoons marked "A. R. R." If my sister Sarah Rodgers should out live me & wish to buy land with my money she is at liberty to do it & dispose of the land as she wishes at her death & the remaining money & Negroes to my brother Asa J. Rodgers, my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read. Remainder to my brother Asa J. Rodgers, but if he dies without lawful issue then to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah Elizabeth Read. None of my Negroes shall ever be sold ... A head & foot stone to be placed at my grave. If my brother, nephew & niece all die without issue then my Negroes to be free. Brother Asa J. Rodgers Extr. Witt: William Goffigon, Michael P. Kellam, Joseph B. Brittingham, John J. Ayres & L. S. Ames. Prob: Asa J. Rodgers refused to qualify & Richard P. Read became the Admr. with William L. Major & John Arlington securities.5 
Will - Sister's*6 April 1842Elizabeth was named in her sister's will on 6 April 1842 at Accomack Co, VA. In her will Sarah Rogers, St. George Parish, gave all her property to sister Elizabeth Rodgers during her life & at her death to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah Elizabeth Read all my right in land on the head of Pungoteague Creek formerly owned by my brother Abel R. Rodgers & adjoining the lands of John Taylor & others, but if either of them dies without lawful issue, then to the survivor, but if they both die without lawful issue, then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers. To my niece Sarah E. Read … To my nephew John Read … & ½ dozen tea spoons marked "S. R." & ... If my sister Elizabeth Rodgers should out live me & wish to buy land with my money she is at liberty to do so & dispose of the land as she wishes at her death, but if there is money & Negroes left then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers, my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read. Remainder to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read, but if they both die without lawful heirs, then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers. None of my Negroes shall ever be sold & if any of my heirs shall ever sell any of them, the one so selling shall forfeit his or her right in the Negroes to the others that have not sold. Purchase a head & foot stone to be placed at my grave. If my brother Asa J. Rodgers & my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read should all die without lawful issue, then my Negroes shall be free. Brother Asa J. Rodgers Extr. Witt: William Goffigon, Michael P. Kellam, J. B. Brittingham, John J. Ayres & Levin S. Ames.6 
Death*26 June 1844She died on 26 June 1844 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 63.3,4 
Will - Recorded*29 July 1844Elizabeth's will was recorded on 29 July 1844 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that her will was proved.5 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 456 (will of Robert Rodgers, Andua).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 450 (will of Abel R. Rodgers).
  3. [S3042] Cathy Lacsamana < and e-mail address>, The Rodgers Family of "Whitehall" in Pungoteague.
  4. [S3043] Owners: Tabitha Rodgers then John Read then his son Capt. Wm. Kendall Reade then his daughter Kendall Read Miles (Mrs. George R. Miles), Rodgers Family Bible purchased in 1819 by Tabitha (Bundick) Rodgers.
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 451 (will of Elizabeth Rogers).
  6. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 456 (will of Sarah Rogers (St. George Parish).

Sarah 'Sally' (of Robt) Rogers1

F, b. 27 November 1778, d. 28 January 1843
FatherRobert (of Abel) Rogers1 b. 29 Jun 1753, d. 14 Dec 1827
MotherTabitha (of Justice) Bundick1 b. 22 Jan 1755, d. 28 Nov 1824
Last Edited28 Apr 2020
Birth*27 November 1778Sarah 'Sally' (of Robt) Rogers was born on 27 November 1778 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will*6 April 1842Sarah made a will on 6 April 1842 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. In her will Sarah Rogers, St. George Parish, gave all her property to sister Elizabeth Rodgers during her life & at her death to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah Elizabeth Read all my right in land on the head of Pungoteague Creek formerly owned by my brother Abel R. Rodgers & adjoining the lands of John Taylor & others, but if either of them dies without lawful issue, then to the survivor, but if they both die without lawful issue, then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers. To my niece Sarah E. Read … To my nephew John Read … & ½ dozen tea spoons marked "S. R." & ... If my sister Elizabeth Rodgers should out live me & wish to buy land with my money she is at liberty to do so & dispose of the land as she wishes at her death, but if there is money & Negroes left then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers, my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read. Remainder to my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read, but if they both die without lawful heirs, then to my brother Asa J. Rodgers. None of my Negroes shall ever be sold & if any of my heirs shall ever sell any of them, the one so selling shall forfeit his or her right in the Negroes to the others that have not sold. Purchase a head & foot stone to be placed at my grave. If my brother Asa J. Rodgers & my nephew John Read & my niece Sarah E. Read should all die without lawful issue, then my Negroes shall be free. Brother Asa J. Rodgers Extr. Witt: William Goffigon, Michael P. Kellam, J. B. Brittingham, John J. Ayres & Levin S. Ames.1 
Death*28 January 1843She died on 28 January 1843 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 64.2 
Burial*Sarah was buried at Rodgers Plot, Whitehall, Pungoteague, Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Recorded*27 March 1843Sarah's will was recorded on 27 March 1843 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that her will was proved.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 456 (will of Sarah Rogers (St. George Parish).
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Emma Daisey Godwin1

F, b. 9 May 1884, d. 23 November 1980
FatherJulius D. Godwin1 b. 1843, d. 1908
MotherAdaline F. Mears1 b. 1856, d. 1924
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited2 Apr 2020
Birth*9 May 1884Emma Daisey Godwin was born on 9 May 1884 at Accomack Co, VA.2,3 
Married Namecirca 1905 As of circa 1905,her married name was Rew.4 
Marriage*circa 1905She married Charles Rew circa 1905 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Marriage*25 December 1920Emma Daisey Godwin married Francis 'Frank' James Ross, son of John Ross and Emily Dashiell, on 25 December 1920 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Frank J. Ross, age 45 and divorced, born in Somerset Co, MD, the son of John T. Ross and Emma Ross and she was shown as Emma Rew, a 35 year old widow, the daughter of Julius D. Godwin and Adline F. Godwin.1 
Census w/husband*1930Emma was listed with her husband in the census of 1930 at Atlantic District, Accomack Co, VA. HH#510 was headed by Frank Ross, age 52. Listed with him were Emma Ross, a 45 year old wife; Granville Ross, a 5 year old son; and Wilson Rue(sic) Rew, a 22 year old stepson.4 
Married Namecirca 1940 As of circa 1940,her married name was Ross. 
Death*23 November 1980She died on 23 November 1980 at Parksley, Accomack Co, VA, at age 96.2,3 
Burial*Emma was buried at Parksley Cemetery, Accomack Co, VA. The tombstone book shows her as Emma Daisey Ross, 1884-1980.2 

Family 1

Charles Rew b. c 1875
Marriage*circa 1905She married Charles Rew circa 1905 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Child 1.Charles Wilson Rew4 b. c 1908

Family 2

Francis 'Frank' James Ross b. 23 Aug 1871, d. 1 Jan 1954
Marriage*25 December 1920Emma Daisey Godwin married Francis 'Frank' James Ross, son of John Ross and Emily Dashiell, on 25 December 1920 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Frank J. Ross, age 45 and divorced, born in Somerset Co, MD, the son of John T. Ross and Emma Ross and she was shown as Emma Rew, a 35 year old widow, the daughter of Julius D. Godwin and Adline F. Godwin.1 
Child 1.Granville Drummond Ross+ b. 23 Jun 1924, d. 16 Mar 2020

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Frank J. Ross & Emma Rew in the Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014 for Emma D. Ross.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1930 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

Francis 'Frank' James Ross1

M, b. 23 August 1871, d. 1 January 1954
FatherJohn Ross1 b. c 1829
MotherEmily Dashiell1 b. c 1843
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited2 Apr 2020
Birth*23 August 1871Francis 'Frank' James Ross was born on 23 August 1871 at Marion Station, Somerset Co, MD.2 
Census w/parents*1880Francis was listed with his parents in the census of 1880 at Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#5 was headed by John Ross, a 51 year old farmer. Listed with him were Emely Ross, a 37 year old wife; John T. Ross, a 19 year old son, works on farm; Sarah A. Ross, a 17 year old daughter; Addie F. Ross, a 14 year old daughter; Annie V. Ross, a 9 year old daughter; Francis J. Ross, a 9 year old son; Edward W. Ross, a 7 year old son; and Marion Ross, a 4 year old daughter.1 
Marriage*25 December 1920He married Emma Daisey Godwin, daughter of Julius D. Godwin and Adaline F. Mears, on 25 December 1920 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Frank J. Ross, age 45 and divorced, born in Somerset Co, MD, the son of John T. Ross and Emma Ross and she was shown as Emma Rew, a 35 year old widow, the daughter of Julius D. Godwin and Adline F. Godwin.3 
Census head*1930Francis was listed as a head of household in the census of 1930 at Atlantic District, Accomack Co, VA. HH#510 was headed by Frank Ross, age 52. Listed with him were Emma Ross, a 45 year old wife; Granville Ross, a 5 year old son; and Wilson Rue(sic) Rew, a 22 year old stepson.4 
Death*1 January 1954He died on 1 January 1954 at Messongo, Accomack Co, VA, at age 82.5 
Burial*Francis was buried at Mears Cemetery, Jenkins Bridge, Accomack Co, VA.5 

Family

Emma Daisey Godwin b. 9 May 1884, d. 23 Nov 1980
Child 1.Granville Drummond Ross+ b. 23 Jun 1924, d. 16 Mar 2020

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Waldschmidt/White Ancestry tree by golferbetty.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Frank J. Ross & Emma Rew in the Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1930 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.
  5. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/157120938 (Frank James Ross).

Charles Wilson Rew1

M, b. circa 1908
FatherCharles Rew1 b. c 1875
MotherEmma Daisey Godwin1 b. 9 May 1884, d. 23 Nov 1980
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited2 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1908Charles Wilson Rew was born circa 1908 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/step-grfath*1930He was listed with his step-grandfather in the census of 1930 at Atlantic District, Accomack Co, VA. HH#510 was headed by Frank Ross, age 52. Listed with him were Emma Ross, a 45 year old wife; Granville Ross, a 5 year old son; and Wilson Rue(sic) Rew, a 22 year old stepson. (NOTE: He was Charles Wilson Rew, not Rue. Was from his mother's first marriage to Charles Rew. Charles Wilson's obit and Social Security show him as last name Rew.)1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1930 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

John Ross1

M, b. circa 1829
FatherStoughton Ross2 b. c 1799
MotherElizabeth Jones2 b. c 1797
Last Edited8 Aug 2020
Birth*circa 1829John Ross was born circa 1829 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850John was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#825 was headed by Stouton Ross, a 51 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Rosses: Elizabeth, age 53; William, age 22; John, age 20; Francis, age 18; Edward, age 16; Gilbert, age 15; and Theodore, age 10.2 
Marriage*15 February 1859He married Emily Dashiell, daughter of John Dashiell and Susan King, on 15 February 1859 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as John Ross and Emily Dashiell.3 
Census w/fath-in-law*1860John was listed with his father-in-law in the census of 1860 at Lawsons District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#1062 was headed by John Dashilds, a 45 year old farmer. Listed with him were Susan Dashilds, age 35; Emily Ross, age 18; John Ross, age 31; and Cinderella Dashields, age 15.3 
Census head*1880John was listed as a head of household in the census of 1880 at Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#5 was headed by John Ross, a 51 year old farmer. Listed with him were Emely Ross, a 37 year old wife; John T. Ross, a 19 year old son, works on farm; Sarah A. Ross, a 17 year old daughter; Addie F. Ross, a 14 year old daughter; Annie V. Ross, a 9 year old daughter; Francis J. Ross, a 9 year old son; Edward W. Ross, a 7 year old son; and Marion Ross, a 4 year old daughter.1 

Family

Emily Dashiell b. c 1843
Children 1.John T. Ross1 b. c 1861
 2.Anna 'Annie' Virginia Ross+4 b. 25 Nov 1867, d. 4 Aug 1944
 3.Francis 'Frank' James Ross+1 b. 23 Aug 1871, d. 1 Jan 1954

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  3. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  4. [S3062] Rob Hall (C.R.V. Hall) < and e-mail address>, Dorsey Family.

Emily Dashiell1

F, b. circa 1843
FatherJohn Dashiell2 b. c 1815
MotherSusan King2 b. c 1825
Last Edited8 Aug 2020
Birth*circa 1843Emily Dashiell was born circa 1843 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*15 February 1859She married John Ross, son of Stoughton Ross and Elizabeth Jones, on 15 February 1859 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as John Ross and Emily Dashiell.3 
Married Namecirca 1860 As of circa 1860,her married name was Ross.1 
Census w/husband*1880Emily was listed with her husband in the census of 1880 at Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#5 was headed by John Ross, a 51 year old farmer. Listed with him were Emely Ross, a 37 year old wife; John T. Ross, a 19 year old son, works on farm; Sarah A. Ross, a 17 year old daughter; Addie F. Ross, a 14 year old daughter; Annie V. Ross, a 9 year old daughter; Francis J. Ross, a 9 year old son; Edward W. Ross, a 7 year old son; and Marion Ross, a 4 year old daughter.1 

Family

John Ross b. c 1829
Children 1.John T. Ross1 b. c 1861
 2.Anna 'Annie' Virginia Ross+4 b. 25 Nov 1867, d. 4 Aug 1944
 3.Francis 'Frank' James Ross+1 b. 23 Aug 1871, d. 1 Jan 1954

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  3. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.
  4. [S3062] Rob Hall (C.R.V. Hall) < and e-mail address>, Dorsey Family.

John T. Ross1

M, b. circa 1861
FatherJohn Ross1 b. c 1829
MotherEmily Dashiell1 b. c 1843
Last Edited2 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1861John T. Ross was born circa 1861 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1880John was listed with his parents in the census of 1880 at Dublin District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#5 was headed by John Ross, a 51 year old farmer. Listed with him were Emely Ross, a 37 year old wife; John T. Ross, a 19 year old son, works on farm; Sarah A. Ross, a 17 year old daughter; Addie F. Ross, a 14 year old daughter; Annie V. Ross, a 9 year old daughter; Francis J. Ross, a 9 year old son; Edward W. Ross, a 7 year old son; and Marion Ross, a 4 year old daughter.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1880 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

John Dashiell1

M, b. circa 1815
Last Edited2 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1815John Dashiell was born circa 1815 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*19 December 1838He married Susan King on 19 December 1838 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as John Dashiell and Susan King.1,2 
Census head*1860John was listed as a head of household in the census of 1860 at Lawsons District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#1062 was headed by John Dashilds, a 45 year old farmer. Listed with him were Susan Dashilds, age 35; Emily Ross, age 18; John Ross, age 31; and Cinderella Dashields, age 15.1 

Family

Susan King b. c 1825
Child 1.Emily Dashiell+1 b. c 1843

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  2. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

Susan King1

F, b. circa 1825
Last Edited2 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1825Susan King was born circa 1825 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*19 December 1838She married John Dashiell on 19 December 1838 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as John Dashiell and Susan King.1,2 
Married Name19 December 1838 As of 19 December 1838,her married name was Dashiell.1,2 
Census w/husband*1860Susan was listed with her husband in the census of 1860 at Lawsons District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#1062 was headed by John Dashilds, a 45 year old farmer. Listed with him were Susan Dashilds, age 35; Emily Ross, age 18; John Ross, age 31; and Cinderella Dashields, age 15.2 

Family

John Dashiell b. c 1815
Child 1.Emily Dashiell+1 b. c 1843

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  2. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

Stoughton Ross1

M, b. circa 1799
Last Edited2 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1799Stoughton Ross was born circa 1799 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Witnessed*7 August 1820Stoughton witnessed a will on 7 August 1820 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that Noah Ross, Henry Gatlin & Stoughton Ross witnessed the will of Isaac Gibbons, wife not named. He gave items to the heirs of Joshua Ross.2 
Marriage*12 April 1825He married Elizabeth Jones on 12 April 1825 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Stoughton Ross & Elizabeth Jones.3 
Census head*1850Stoughton was listed as a head of household in the census of 1850 at Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#825 was headed by Stouton Ross, a 51 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Rosses: Elizabeth, age 53; William, age 22; John, age 20; Francis, age 18; Edward, age 16; Gilbert, age 15; and Theodore, age 10.1 

Family

Elizabeth Jones b. c 1797
Children 1.William Ross1 b. c 1828
 2.John Ross+1 b. c 1829
 3.Francis Ross1 b. c 1832
 4.Edward Ross1 b. c 1834
 5.Gilbert Ross1 b. c 1835
 6.Theodore Ross1 b. c 1840

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  2. [S2161] Ruth T. Dryden, Somerset County, MD, Will Book JP 4, 1820-1837, p. 2 (will of Isaac Gibbons, wife not named).
  3. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

Elizabeth Jones1

F, b. circa 1797
Last Edited2 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1797Elizabeth Jones was born circa 1797 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*12 April 1825She married Stoughton Ross on 12 April 1825 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as Stoughton Ross & Elizabeth Jones.2 
Married Name12 April 1825 As of 12 April 1825,her married name was Ross.2 
Census w/husband*1850Elizabeth was listed with her husband in the census of 1850 at Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#825 was headed by Stouton Ross, a 51 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Rosses: Elizabeth, age 53; William, age 22; John, age 20; Francis, age 18; Edward, age 16; Gilbert, age 15; and Theodore, age 10.1 

Family

Stoughton Ross b. c 1799
Children 1.William Ross1 b. c 1828
 2.John Ross+1 b. c 1829
 3.Francis Ross1 b. c 1832
 4.Edward Ross1 b. c 1834
 5.Gilbert Ross1 b. c 1835
 6.Theodore Ross1 b. c 1840

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.
  2. [S564] Roy C. Pollitt, Somerset Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1796-1871.

William Ross1

M, b. circa 1828
FatherStoughton Ross1 b. c 1799
MotherElizabeth Jones1 b. c 1797
Last Edited2 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1828William Ross was born circa 1828 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850William was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#825 was headed by Stouton Ross, a 51 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Rosses: Elizabeth, age 53; William, age 22; John, age 20; Francis, age 18; Edward, age 16; Gilbert, age 15; and Theodore, age 10.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

Francis Ross1

M, b. circa 1832
FatherStoughton Ross1 b. c 1799
MotherElizabeth Jones1 b. c 1797
Last Edited2 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1832Francis Ross was born circa 1832 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850Francis was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Somerset Co, MD. HH#825 was headed by Stouton Ross, a 51 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Rosses: Elizabeth, age 53; William, age 22; John, age 20; Francis, age 18; Edward, age 16; Gilbert, age 15; and Theodore, age 10.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

Edward Ross1

M, b. circa 1834
FatherStoughton Ross1 b. c 1799
MotherElizabeth Jones1 b. c 1797
Last Edited2 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1834Edward Ross was born circa 1834 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850Edward was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#825 was headed by Stouton Ross, a 51 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Rosses: Elizabeth, age 53; William, age 22; John, age 20; Francis, age 18; Edward, age 16; Gilbert, age 15; and Theodore, age 10.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

Gilbert Ross1

M, b. circa 1835
FatherStoughton Ross1 b. c 1799
MotherElizabeth Jones1 b. c 1797
Last Edited2 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1835Gilbert Ross was born circa 1835 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850Gilbert was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#825 was headed by Stouton Ross, a 51 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Rosses: Elizabeth, age 53; William, age 22; John, age 20; Francis, age 18; Edward, age 16; Gilbert, age 15; and Theodore, age 10.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

Theodore Ross1

M, b. circa 1840
FatherStoughton Ross1 b. c 1799
MotherElizabeth Jones1 b. c 1797
Last Edited2 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1840Theodore Ross was born circa 1840 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850Theodore was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Brinkleys District, Somerset Co, MD. HH#825 was headed by Stouton Ross, a 51 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Rosses: Elizabeth, age 53; William, age 22; John, age 20; Francis, age 18; Edward, age 16; Gilbert, age 15; and Theodore, age 10.1 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Somerset Co, MD.

Mary Ward1

F, b. circa 1810
FatherLancelot Ward Sr.1 b. 15 Jan 1791, d. 30 Dec 1856
Last Edited2 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1810Mary Ward was born circa 1810 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1828 As of circa 1828,her married name was Read.1 
Marriage*circa 1828She married Samuel A. Read (sailor) circa 1828 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*27 December 1856Mary was named in her father's will on 27 December 1856 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Lancelot Ward Sr. gave to wife all my estate as long as she lives my widow & at her death or marriage to my children & grandchildren. Elizabeth Read's portion to be placed in the hands of my son John Ward to be given out as she may need it & the interest on the money left to my 2 grandchildren Samuel & Lancelot Westley, children of Mary Read, I give to Elizabeth Read & I reserve ¼ of an acre of land for a burying ground. Witt: Aser Shield & Abel R. Elliott. Prob: There being no Extr. named, Mary Ward became the Admr. with John Ward, Samuel Ward & William Ward securities. The will was proved on 30 Mar 1857.1 

Family

Samuel A. Read (sailor) b. c 1812
Children 1.Samuel Read1 b. c 1839, d. Oct 1858
 2.Lancelot Westly Read1 b. c 1843

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 563 (will of Lancelot Ward Sr, wife Mary).

Solomon Read Jr. (sailor?)1,2

M, b. circa 1776, d. before 24 June 1811
FatherSolomon (of Richard Jr) Read Sr. (shoemaker)1 b. c 1752, d. b 28 Sep 1801
MotherSarah (106) Bayly1 b. c 1740
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited3 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1776Solomon Read Jr. (sailor?) was born circa 1776 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*15 July 1801Solomon was named in his father's will on 15 July 1801 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Solomon Read gave to wife Mary Read all my estate during her life & after her death £50 to my son Solomon Read. Remaining estate after wife's death to Mary Dunton, Katy Coleburn, Sophiah Arlington, Betsy Conway & Zorobabel Kellam. David Bowman & John Arlington Extrs. Witt: Isaac Outten Sr., Elizabeth Nock & Molly Ewell. Prob: Richard Bayly & Solomon Nock securities.1 
Will - Witnessed*29 December 1804Solomon witnessed a will on 29 December 1804 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Thomas Young, Solomon Read & Obadiah Adams witnessed the will of William Finney Sr., wife Euphamy.3 
Death*before 24 June 1811He died before 24 June 1811 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Solomon Read was granted to William Kennehorn with John Arlington security.4 
Est settm't*28 June 1819His estate was settled on 28 June 1819 at Accomack Co, VA. Settlement of Solomon Read - 28 Feb 1812 (Invy), 17 Jun 1819 (Audit), 28 Jun 1819 (Rec'd) - William Kennehorn Admr. In inventory: one quadrant & one American Coast Pilot. Appraisers: George Scarburgh, Thomas Underhill & Thomas H. Smith. Named in settlement: Edmund Read. Auditors: John Finney & William R. Joynes.2 
Est Settm't Named In*29 March 1825He was named in an estate settlement on 29 March 1825 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that the settlement of estate of Mary Welburne showed a balance due from William Kennehorn as the Admr. of Solomon Read dec'd.5 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 439 (will of Solomon Read, wife Mary).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 439 (settlement of Solomon Read, William Kennehorn Admr).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 205 (will of William Finney Sr., wife Euphamy).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 439 (adm of Solomon Read to William Kennehorn).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 577 (settlement of Mary Welburne).

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

F, b. circa 1785
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited3 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1785(-----) (-----) was born circa 1785 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1802 As of circa 1802,her married name was Kellam.1 
Marriage*circa 1802She married Eazer Kellam, son of Eazer Kellam and Ann 'Nancy' Dunton, circa 1802 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Eazer Kellam b. 1782
Child 1.Ezra Jacob Kellam1 b. c 1805

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 438 (will of Mary Read, St. George Parish, grandson Thomas Kellam Extr).

Ezra Jacob Kellam1

M, b. circa 1805
FatherEazer Kellam1 b. 1782
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1785
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited3 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1805Ezra Jacob Kellam was born circa 1805 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - GrtGrmoth's*3 April 1809Ezra was named in his great-grandmother's will on 3 April 1809 at Accomack Co, VA. In her will Mary Read, St. George Parish, gave to grandson Zorobabel Kellam large Bible & silver tea tongs. To grandson Thomas Hatton Kellam ... To grandson John Kellam … To grandson William Thomas Harrison $25. To old Negro Morea 1 year's support & also I leave Thomas Kellam £25 to take care of the old woman Morea. If he will not he must give the sum up to them that will. To Catherine Harmon & Mary Dunton & Morea … The remainder to gandson John Kellam & great grandson Ezra Jacob Kellam & great grandson Thomas Kellam Dunton. Grandson Thomas Kellam Extr. Witt: James Coleburn, William Doughty & Tabitha Doughty. Prob: John Henderson & Joseph Ames securities.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 438 (will of Mary Read, St. George Parish, grandson Thomas Kellam Extr).

Leah (of Wm) Harrison1

F, b. circa 1800
FatherWilliam Harrison Sr.2 b. c 1759, d. c 15 Nov 1834
MotherMary Kellam b. c 1762
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited3 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1800Leah (of Wm) Harrison was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name29 October 1824 As of 29 October 1824,her married name was Ames.1 
Marriage*29 October 1824She married John S(mith) Ames, son of Smith Ames and (-----) (-----), on 29 October 1824 at Accomack Co, VA. Arthur McLain was security on the M.L.B. of John S. Ames and Leah Harrison of Wm.1 
Will - Father's*16 November 1834Leah was named in her father's will on 16 November 1834 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will William Harrison gave to sons Jesse Harrison & Evans Harrison & daughters Leah Ames & Nancy Hiches, $5 each & the balance to my son William Harrison & my wife Mary Harrison. Friend Thomas H. Kellam Jr. Extr. Witt: Thomas B. Floyd, Malinda Shepherd, Thomas Kellam Jr., Thomas Guy & George Guy. Prob: William R. Milby & John Ewell securities.2 

Family

John S(mith) Ames b. c 1792

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 254 (will of William Harrison, wife Mary).

Ann 'Nancy' (of Wm) Harrison1

F, b. circa 1798
FatherWilliam Harrison Sr.1 b. c 1759, d. c 15 Nov 1834
MotherMary Kellam b. c 1762
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited3 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1798Ann 'Nancy' (of Wm) Harrison was born circa 1798 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name18 December 1820 As of 18 December 1820,her married name was Hitchens.2 
Marriage*18 December 1820She married Charles (of Rich) Hitchens on 18 December 1820 at Accomack Co, VA. William Harrison was security on the M.L.B. of Charles Hitchens of Richard and Ann Harrison of William.2 
Will - Father's*16 November 1834Ann was named in her father's will on 16 November 1834 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will William Harrison gave to sons Jesse Harrison & Evans Harrison & daughters Leah Ames & Nancy Hiches, $5 each & the balance to my son William Harrison & my wife Mary Harrison. Friend Thomas H. Kellam Jr. Extr. Witt: Thomas B. Floyd, Malinda Shepherd, Thomas Kellam Jr., Thomas Guy & George Guy. Prob: William R. Milby & John Ewell securities.1 

Family

Charles (of Rich) Hitchens b. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 254 (will of William Harrison, wife Mary).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Charles (of Rich) Hitchens1

M, b. circa 1795
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited3 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1795Charles (of Rich) Hitchens was born circa 1795 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*18 December 1820He married Ann 'Nancy' (of Wm) Harrison, daughter of William Harrison Sr. and Mary Kellam, on 18 December 1820 at Accomack Co, VA. William Harrison was security on the M.L.B. of Charles Hitchens of Richard and Ann Harrison of William.1 

Family

Ann 'Nancy' (of Wm) Harrison b. c 1798

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Sally (of Severn) Read1

F, b. circa 1786
FatherSevern (of Richard Jr) Read1 b. c 1760, d. b 28 Jan 1799
MotherAnne 'Nancy' (102) Bagge1 b. c 1762
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited3 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1786Sally (of Severn) Read was born circa 1786 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Est Settm't Father's*27 October 1806She was named in the settlement of her father's estate on 27 October 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. Estate settlement of Levin(sic) Severn Read - 29 Oct 1804 (Audit), 27 Oct 1806 (Rec'd) - Anne Read Admr. The following received part: Anne Read, Sally Read, Samuel Read, Richard Read. Cash paid Edmond Read.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 438 (settlement of Levin(sic) Severn Read, Anne Read admrx).

Samuel (of Severn) Read1

M, b. circa 1788
FatherSevern (of Richard Jr) Read1 b. c 1760, d. b 28 Jan 1799
MotherAnne 'Nancy' (102) Bagge1 b. c 1762
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited3 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1788Samuel (of Severn) Read was born circa 1788 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Est Settm't Father's*27 October 1806He was named in the settlement of his father's estate on 27 October 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. Estate settlement of Levin(sic) Severn Read - 29 Oct 1804 (Audit), 27 Oct 1806 (Rec'd) - Anne Read Admr. The following received part: Anne Read, Sally Read, Samuel Read, Richard Read. Cash paid Edmond Read.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 438 (settlement of Levin(sic) Severn Read, Anne Read admrx).

Richard (of Severn) Read1

M, b. circa 1790
FatherSevern (of Richard Jr) Read1 b. c 1760, d. b 28 Jan 1799
MotherAnne 'Nancy' (102) Bagge1 b. c 1762
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited3 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1790Richard (of Severn) Read was born circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Est Settm't Father's*27 October 1806He was named in the settlement of his father's estate on 27 October 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. Estate settlement of Levin(sic) Severn Read - 29 Oct 1804 (Audit), 27 Oct 1806 (Rec'd) - Anne Read Admr. The following received part: Anne Read, Sally Read, Samuel Read, Richard Read. Cash paid Edmond Read.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 438 (settlement of Levin(sic) Severn Read, Anne Read admrx).

(father of Wm P & Michael) Reed

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited3 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1750(father of Wm P & Michael) Reed was born circa 1750. 

Family

Children 1.William Parker Reed+ b. c 1772
 2.Michael Reed+1 b. c 1775, d. b 1 Jun 1819

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860.

Parker (of Michael) Reed1

M, b. circa 1817
FatherMichael (of Wm P) Reed1 b. c 1795, d. b 29 Nov 1841
MotherSally Sharpley1 b. c 1795
Last Edited3 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1817Parker (of Michael) Reed was born circa 1817 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*April 1841Parker was named in his father's will in April 1841 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. In his will Michael (Mikel) Reed (Chincoteague Island) gave to wife Sally Reed all of my estate as long as she remain my widow & at the death of my wife all my land to my 2 sons Parker Reed & Mikel Reed. Remainder to all of my children Parker Reed, Betsey & Showard & Nancy Reed & Edey Reed & Mikel Reed. Witt: William Sharpley, James Q. Williams & Parker Sharpley.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 439 (will of Mikel Reed, Chincoteagure Island, wife Sally).

Michael (of Michael) Reed1

M, b. circa 1827
FatherMichael (of Wm P) Reed1 b. c 1795, d. b 29 Nov 1841
MotherSally Sharpley1 b. c 1795
Last Edited3 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1827Michael (of Michael) Reed was born circa 1827 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*April 1841Michael was named in his father's will in April 1841 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. In his will Michael (Mikel) Reed (Chincoteague Island) gave to wife Sally Reed all of my estate as long as she remain my widow & at the death of my wife all my land to my 2 sons Parker Reed & Mikel Reed. Remainder to all of my children Parker Reed, Betsey & Showard & Nancy Reed & Edey Reed & Mikel Reed. Witt: William Sharpley, James Q. Williams & Parker Sharpley.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 439 (will of Mikel Reed, Chincoteagure Island, wife Sally).

Betsey (of Michael) Reed1

F, b. circa 1819
FatherMichael (of Wm P) Reed1 b. c 1795, d. b 29 Nov 1841
MotherSally Sharpley1 b. c 1795
Last Edited3 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1819Betsey (of Michael) Reed was born circa 1819 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*April 1841Betsey was named in her father's will in April 1841 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Michael (Mikel) Reed (Chincoteague Island) gave to wife Sally Reed all of my estate as long as she remain my widow & at the death of my wife all my land to my 2 sons Parker Reed & Mikel Reed. Remainder to all of my children Parker Reed, Betsey & Showard & Nancy Reed & Edey Reed & Mikel Reed. Witt: William Sharpley, James Q. Williams & Parker Sharpley.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 439 (will of Mikel Reed, Chincoteagure Island, wife Sally).

Showard (of Michael) Reed1

M, b. circa 1821
FatherMichael (of Wm P) Reed1 b. c 1795, d. b 29 Nov 1841
MotherSally Sharpley1 b. c 1795
Last Edited3 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1821Showard (of Michael) Reed was born circa 1821 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*April 1841Showard was named in his father's will in April 1841 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. In his will Michael (Mikel) Reed (Chincoteague Island) gave to wife Sally Reed all of my estate as long as she remain my widow & at the death of my wife all my land to my 2 sons Parker Reed & Mikel Reed. Remainder to all of my children Parker Reed, Betsey & Showard & Nancy Reed & Edey Reed & Mikel Reed. Witt: William Sharpley, James Q. Williams & Parker Sharpley.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 439 (will of Mikel Reed, Chincoteagure Island, wife Sally).

Nancy (of Michael) Reed1

F, b. circa 1823
FatherMichael (of Wm P) Reed1 b. c 1795, d. b 29 Nov 1841
MotherSally Sharpley1 b. c 1795
Last Edited3 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1823Nancy (of Michael) Reed was born circa 1823 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*April 1841Nancy was named in her father's will in April 1841 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Michael (Mikel) Reed (Chincoteague Island) gave to wife Sally Reed all of my estate as long as she remain my widow & at the death of my wife all my land to my 2 sons Parker Reed & Mikel Reed. Remainder to all of my children Parker Reed, Betsey & Showard & Nancy Reed & Edey Reed & Mikel Reed. Witt: William Sharpley, James Q. Williams & Parker Sharpley.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 439 (will of Mikel Reed, Chincoteagure Island, wife Sally).

Edey (of Michael) Reed1

F, b. circa 1825
FatherMichael (of Wm P) Reed1 b. c 1795, d. b 29 Nov 1841
MotherSally Sharpley1 b. c 1795
Last Edited3 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1825Edey (of Michael) Reed was born circa 1825 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*April 1841Edey was named in her father's will in April 1841 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. In his will Michael (Mikel) Reed (Chincoteague Island) gave to wife Sally Reed all of my estate as long as she remain my widow & at the death of my wife all my land to my 2 sons Parker Reed & Mikel Reed. Remainder to all of my children Parker Reed, Betsey & Showard & Nancy Reed & Edey Reed & Mikel Reed. Witt: William Sharpley, James Q. Williams & Parker Sharpley.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 439 (will of Mikel Reed, Chincoteagure Island, wife Sally).

Elizabeth Manlove1

F, b. 7 October 1716
FatherMark (of Thomas) Manlove1 b. c 1674, d. c 1719
MotherAnne (-----)1 b. c 1685
Last Edited4 Apr 2020
Birth*7 October 1716Elizabeth Manlove was born on 7 October 1716 at Cedar Creek Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. Elizabeth Manlove, daughter of Mark Manlove and Ann his wife, was born October ye 7th 1716.1 

Citations

  1. [S3032] Online link provided by Patricia Mason Harris aka Patclare < and e-mail address>, The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 31, No. 1, 1907, Notes & Queries, p. 251-253, Genealogical Records copied from a Bible in the possession of Mrs. George E. Vichers, Lewes, DE, contributed by Rev. C.H.B. Turner.

Ester Bibby1

F, b. 16 November 1710
FatherEdmund (13) Bibby1 b. c 1684, d. b 6 Dec 1716
MotherMary Clark1 b. 1693
ChartsDescendants of William Bibby (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Last Edited4 Apr 2020
Birth*16 November 1710Ester Bibby was born on 16 November 1710 at Northampton Co, VA. Ester Bibbe was born November ye 16th 1710.1 
Married Namecirca 1733 As of circa 1733,her married name was Burroughs.1 
Marriage*circa 1733She married John Burroughs circa 1733.1 

Family

John Burroughs b. c 1710
Children 1.William Burroughs1 b. 2 Jan 1733/34, d. 14 Apr 1797
 2.Esther Burroughs1 b. 8 Jan 1744/45

Citations

  1. [S3032] Online link provided by Patricia Mason Harris aka Patclare < and e-mail address>, The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 31, No. 1, 1907, Notes & Queries, p. 251-253, Genealogical Records copied from a Bible in the possession of Mrs. George E. Vichers, Lewes, DE, contributed by Rev. C.H.B. Turner.

Matthew Bibby1

M, b. 19 January 1712/13
FatherEdmund (13) Bibby1 b. c 1684, d. b 6 Dec 1716
MotherMary Clark1 b. 1693
ChartsDescendants of William Bibby (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Last Edited4 Apr 2020
Birth*19 January 1712/13Matthew Bibby was born on 19 January 1712/13 at Northampton Co, VA. Matthew Bibbe was born January ye 19th 1712/1713.1 

Citations

  1. [S3032] Online link provided by Patricia Mason Harris aka Patclare < and e-mail address>, The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 31, No. 1, 1907, Notes & Queries, p. 251-253, Genealogical Records copied from a Bible in the possession of Mrs. George E. Vichers, Lewes, DE, contributed by Rev. C.H.B. Turner.

John Burroughs1

M, b. circa 1710
ChartsDescendants of William Bibby (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Last Edited4 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1710John Burroughs was born circa 1710.1 
Marriage*circa 1733He married Ester Bibby, daughter of Edmund (13) Bibby and Mary Clark, circa 1733.1 

Family

Ester Bibby b. 16 Nov 1710
Children 1.William Burroughs1 b. 2 Jan 1733/34, d. 14 Apr 1797
 2.Esther Burroughs1 b. 8 Jan 1744/45

Citations

  1. [S3032] Online link provided by Patricia Mason Harris aka Patclare < and e-mail address>, The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 31, No. 1, 1907, Notes & Queries, p. 251-253, Genealogical Records copied from a Bible in the possession of Mrs. George E. Vichers, Lewes, DE, contributed by Rev. C.H.B. Turner.

William Burroughs1

M, b. 2 January 1733/34, d. 14 April 1797
FatherJohn Burroughs1 b. c 1710
MotherEster Bibby1 b. 16 Nov 1710
ChartsDescendants of William Bibby (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Last Edited4 Apr 2020
Birth*2 January 1733/34William Burroughs was born on 2 January 1733/34. William Burroughs, son of John Burroughs and Ester Burroughs, was born the 2nd day of January 173f.1 
Death*14 April 1797He died on 14 April 1797 at age 63. William Burroughs departed this life on the 14th day of April 1797.1 

Citations

  1. [S3032] Online link provided by Patricia Mason Harris aka Patclare < and e-mail address>, The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 31, No. 1, 1907, Notes & Queries, p. 251-253, Genealogical Records copied from a Bible in the possession of Mrs. George E. Vichers, Lewes, DE, contributed by Rev. C.H.B. Turner.

Esther Burroughs1

F, b. 8 January 1744/45
FatherJohn Burroughs1 b. c 1710
MotherEster Bibby1 b. 16 Nov 1710
ChartsDescendants of William Bibby (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Hunt (Gentleman, Old Plantation Creek)
Last Edited4 Apr 2020
Birth*8 January 1744/45Esther Burroughs was born on 8 January 1744/45. Esther Burroughs, the daughter of John Burroughs and Esther Burroughs was born the 8th day of January 17ff.1 

Citations

  1. [S3032] Online link provided by Patricia Mason Harris aka Patclare < and e-mail address>, The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 31, No. 1, 1907, Notes & Queries, p. 251-253, Genealogical Records copied from a Bible in the possession of Mrs. George E. Vichers, Lewes, DE, contributed by Rev. C.H.B. Turner.

Frances (of Ben) Cowdery1

F, b. circa 1650
FatherBenjamin Cowdrey Sr.1 b. c 1620, d. b 1 Dec 1684
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1625
Last Edited5 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1650Frances (of Ben) Cowdery was born circa 1650 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Married Namecirca 1670 As of circa 1670,her married name was Spencer.2 
Marriage*circa 1670She married Maj. William Spencer circa 1670 at Northampton Co, VA.3 
Deed of Gift - Rec'd*1676Frances (of Ben) Cowdery received by deed of gift in 1676 at tract N49, Eastville, Northampton Co, VA. William Cowdrey, "Ordinary Keeper," made deeds of gift of personalty to his father Benjamin and his sister Frances, from which it was possible to identify his family and to prove that the Thomas Cowdrey who later married Esther Savage of Elkington was his grandnephew.4 
Cattle Mark named in*16 December 1680She was named when a cattle mark was recorded on 16 December 1680 at Northampton Co, VA. The marks of 11 head of cattle belonging to Henry and Samuel, the children of Mrs. Frances, the wife of Major Wm. Spencer were described. Signed: William Spencer. Witt: John Battson & Ralph Worwell. Recorded: 18 Dec 1680 by Daniel Neech, clerk of N'amp Court.3 
Will - Father's*11 August 1684Frances was named in her father's will on 11 August 1684 at Northampton Co, VA. Benjamin Cowdery, formerly cittizen and vintner of London, regarding my 1000 A. on Misselling Creek in Sussex County as by the deeds of gift may more at large appear: 300 A. to my grandson Henry Spencer, 300 A. to grandson Samuel Spencer, and the remaining 400 A. to my dau. Frances Spencer. Of the 250 A. whereon I now live on Mattawomes Creek: 150 A. to my son Thomas Cowdery, and 100 A. to my son Benjamin Cowdery. To my dau. Anne Cowdery all my linen. To my son William Cowdery one musquett, and a barrell of corn for him to purchase a cow calf for the good of his children. My two sons Thomas and Benjamin resid. legatees. Son Thomas extr. with Teague Harman and Mathew Patrick to oversee. My son Spencer to pay his eq. share of the debts. Witt: Teague (H) Harman, Nathaniel Capell.5 
Will - Husb's*29 November 1687Frances was named in her husband's will on 29 November 1687 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Maj. William Spencer named heirs: wife Frances Spencer; son William Spencer; daughter Margarett Spencer; other children unnamed; negro servant "Black Will". Extr son William Spencer. Witt: Johnson VanKerk, Robert Twilley and William Emmatt. (NOTE: A detailed version of his will shows he "gave unto my beloved wife ffrancis Spencer the plantation' whereon I now life etc. during her widowhood allfo all the Eftate in Accomack that her ffather bequeathed to her.")6,7 

Family

Maj. William Spencer b. c 1620, d. b 2 May 1688
Marriage*circa 1670She married Maj. William Spencer circa 1670 at Northampton Co, VA.3 
Children 1.Henry (of Wm) Spencer3 b. c 1672
 2.Samuel (of Wm) Spencer3 b. c 1674

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 123 (will of Benjamin Cowery).
  2. [S865] Frank V. Walcyzk, Northampton Co, VA, Bk 11, Order Book (& Wills), 1678-1683, p. 79 (cattle markes for Henry & Samuel, children of Mrs. Frances, wife of Major Wm. Spencer).
  3. [S865] Frank V. Walcyzk, Northampton Co, VA, Bk 11, Order Book (& Wills), 1678-1683, p. 79 (cattle marks for Henry & Samuel, children of Mrs. Frances, wife of Major Wm. Spencer).
  4. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 260 (tract N49).
  5. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 123 (will of Benjamin Cowdrey, formerly of London).
  6. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 12 (will of Maj. Wiliam Spencer Sr., wife Frances).
  7. [S3033] CORNELL UNIVERSITY LIBRARY, FROM THE BOOKS OF GEORGE MORGAN WELCH '03 COLONEL, Judge Advocate General's Department, the original of this book is in the Cornell University Library. SOME RECORDS OF SUSSEX COUNTY DELAWARE COMPILED BY C. H. B. TURNER LEWES, DELAWARE. PHILADELPHIA, ALLEN, LANE & SCOTT, 1909, C. H. B. Turner, Lewes, Del., November 5, 1909.

Henry (of Wm) Spencer1

M, b. circa 1672
FatherMaj. William Spencer1 b. c 1620, d. b 2 May 1688
MotherFrances (of Ben) Cowdery1 b. c 1650
Last Edited5 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1672Henry (of Wm) Spencer was born circa 1672 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Cattle Mark*16 December 1680A cattle mark was recorded for Henry (of Wm) Spencer on 16 December 1680 at Northampton Co, VA. The marks of 11 head of cattle belonging to Henry and Samuel, the children of Mrs. Frances, the wife of Major Wm. Spencer were described. Signed: William Spencer. Witt: John Battson & Ralph Worwell. Recorded: 18 Dec 1680 by Daniel Neech, clerk of N'amp Court.1 
Will - GrFath's*11 August 1684Henry was named in his grandfather's will on 11 August 1684 at Northampton Co, VA. Benjamin Cowdery, formerly cittizen and vintner of London, regarding my 1000 A. on Misselling Creek in Sussex County as by the deeds of gift may more at large appear: 300 A. to my grandson Henry Spencer, 300 A. to grandson Samuel Spencer, and the remaining 400 A. to my dau. Frances Spencer. Of the 250 A. whereon I now live on Mattawomes Creek: 150 A. to my son Thomas Cowdery, and 100 A. to my son Benjamin Cowdery. To my dau. Anne Cowdery all my linen. To my son William Cowdery one musquett, and a barrell of corn for him to purchase a cow calf for the good of his children. My two sons Thomas and Benjamin resid. legatees. Son Thomas extr. with Teague Harman and Mathew Patrick to oversee. My son Spencer to pay his eq. share of the debts. Witt: Teague (H) Harman, Nathaniel Capell.2 

Citations

  1. [S865] Frank V. Walcyzk, Northampton Co, VA, Bk 11, Order Book (& Wills), 1678-1683, p. 79 (cattle marks for Henry & Samuel, children of Mrs. Frances, wife of Major Wm. Spencer).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 123 (will of Benjamin Cowdrey, formerly of London).

Samuel (of Wm) Spencer1

M, b. circa 1674
FatherMaj. William Spencer1 b. c 1620, d. b 2 May 1688
MotherFrances (of Ben) Cowdery1 b. c 1650
Last Edited5 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1674Samuel (of Wm) Spencer was born circa 1674 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Cattle Mark*16 December 1680A cattle mark was recorded for Samuel (of Wm) Spencer on 16 December 1680 at Northampton Co, VA. The marks of 11 head of cattle belonging to Henry and Samuel, the children of Mrs. Frances, the wife of Major Wm. Spencer were described. Signed: William Spencer. Witt: John Battson & Ralph Worwell. Recorded: 18 Dec 1680 by Daniel Neech, clerk of N'amp Court.1 
Will - GrFath's*11 August 1684Samuel was named in his grandfather's will on 11 August 1684 at Northampton Co, VA. Benjamin Cowdery, formerly cittizen and vintner of London, regarding my 1000 A. on Misselling Creek in Sussex County as by the deeds of gift may more at large appear: 300 A. to my grandson Henry Spencer, 300 A. to grandson Samuel Spencer, and the remaining 400 A. to my dau. Frances Spencer. Of the 250 A. whereon I now live on Mattawomes Creek: 150 A. to my son Thomas Cowdery, and 100 A. to my son Benjamin Cowdery. To my dau. Anne Cowdery all my linen. To my son William Cowdery one musquett, and a barrell of corn for him to purchase a cow calf for the good of his children. My two sons Thomas and Benjamin resid. legatees. Son Thomas extr. with Teague Harman and Mathew Patrick to oversee. My son Spencer to pay his eq. share of the debts. Witt: Teague (H) Harman, Nathaniel Capell.2 

Citations

  1. [S865] Frank V. Walcyzk, Northampton Co, VA, Bk 11, Order Book (& Wills), 1678-1683, p. 79 (cattle marks for Henry & Samuel, children of Mrs. Frances, wife of Major Wm. Spencer).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 123 (will of Benjamin Cowdrey, formerly of London).

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

F, b. circa 1625
Last Edited5 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1625(-----) (-----) was born circa 1625.1 
Marriage*circa 1645She married Benjamin Cowdrey Sr. circa 1645.1 
Married Namecirca 1645 As of circa 1645,her married name was Cowdrey.1 

Family

Benjamin Cowdrey Sr. b. c 1620, d. b 1 Dec 1684
Children 1.William (of Ben) Cowdrey (ordinary keeper)+1 b. c 1645
 2.Frances (of Ben) Cowdery+1 b. c 1650
 3.Thomas (of Ben) Cowdrey+1 b. c 1658, d. b 28 Jul 1698
 4.Benjamin Cowdrey Jr.2 b. c 1660
 5.Anne (of Ben) Cowdrey2 b. c 1665
 6.Spencer (of Ben) Cowdrey2 b. c 1667

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 123 (will of Benjamin Cowery).
  2. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 123 (will of Benjamin Cowdrey, formerly of London).

Anne (of Ben) Cowdrey1

F, b. circa 1665
FatherBenjamin Cowdrey Sr.1 b. c 1620, d. b 1 Dec 1684
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1625
Last Edited5 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1665Anne (of Ben) Cowdrey was born circa 1665 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*11 August 1684Anne was named in her father's will on 11 August 1684 at Northampton Co, VA. Benjamin Cowdery, formerly cittizen and vintner of London, regarding my 1000 A. on Misselling Creek in Sussex County as by the deeds of gift may more at large appear: 300 A. to my grandson Henry Spencer, 300 A. to grandson Samuel Spencer, and the remaining 400 A. to my dau. Frances Spencer. Of the 250 A. whereon I now live on Mattawomes Creek: 150 A. to my son Thomas Cowdery, and 100 A. to my son Benjamin Cowdery. To my dau. Anne Cowdery all my linen. To my son William Cowdery one musquett, and a barrell of corn for him to purchase a cow calf for the good of his children. My two sons Thomas and Benjamin resid. legatees. Son Thomas extr. with Teague Harman and Mathew Patrick to oversee. My son Spencer to pay his eq. share of the debts. Witt: Teague (H) Harman, Nathaniel Capell.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 123 (will of Benjamin Cowdrey, formerly of London).

Benjamin Cowdrey Jr.1

M, b. circa 1660
FatherBenjamin Cowdrey Sr.1 b. c 1620, d. b 1 Dec 1684
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1625
Last Edited5 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1660Benjamin Cowdrey Jr. was born circa 1660 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*11 August 1684Benjamin was named in his father's will on 11 August 1684 at Northampton Co, VA. Benjamin Cowdery, formerly cittizen and vintner of London, regarding my 1000 A. on Misselling Creek in Sussex County as by the deeds of gift may more at large appear: 300 A. to my grandson Henry Spencer, 300 A. to grandson Samuel Spencer, and the remaining 400 A. to my dau. Frances Spencer. Of the 250 A. whereon I now live on Mattawomes Creek: 150 A. to my son Thomas Cowdery, and 100 A. to my son Benjamin Cowdery. To my dau. Anne Cowdery all my linen. To my son William Cowdery one musquett, and a barrell of corn for him to purchase a cow calf for the good of his children. My two sons Thomas and Benjamin resid. legatees. Son Thomas extr. with Teague Harman and Mathew Patrick to oversee. My son Spencer to pay his eq. share of the debts. Witt: Teague (H) Harman, Nathaniel Capell.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 123 (will of Benjamin Cowdrey, formerly of London).

Spencer (of Ben) Cowdrey1

M, b. circa 1667
FatherBenjamin Cowdrey Sr.1 b. c 1620, d. b 1 Dec 1684
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1625
Last Edited5 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1667Spencer (of Ben) Cowdrey was born circa 1667 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*11 August 1684Spencer was named in his father's will on 11 August 1684 at Northampton Co, VA. Benjamin Cowdery, formerly cittizen and vintner of London, regarding my 1000 A. on Misselling Creek in Sussex County as by the deeds of gift may more at large appear: 300 A. to my grandson Henry Spencer, 300 A. to grandson Samuel Spencer, and the remaining 400 A. to my dau. Frances Spencer. Of the 250 A. whereon I now live on Mattawomes Creek: 150 A. to my son Thomas Cowdery, and 100 A. to my son Benjamin Cowdery. To my dau. Anne Cowdery all my linen. To my son William Cowdery one musquett, and a barrell of corn for him to purchase a cow calf for the good of his children. My two sons Thomas and Benjamin resid. legatees. Son Thomas extr. with Teague Harman and Mathew Patrick to oversee. My son Spencer to pay his eq. share of the debts. Witt: Teague (H) Harman, Nathaniel Capell.1 

Citations

  1. [S497] James Handley Marshall, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1632-1802, p. 123 (will of Benjamin Cowdrey, formerly of London).

William Spencer Jr.1

M, b. circa 1663
FatherMaj. William Spencer1 b. c 1620, d. b 2 May 1688
MotherElizabeth Weston1 b. c 1625
Last Edited5 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1663William Spencer Jr. was born circa 1663 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*29 November 1687William was named in his father's will on 29 November 1687 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Maj. William Spencer named heirs: wife Frances Spencer; son William Spencer; daughter Margarett Spencer; other children unnamed; negro servant "Black Will". Extr son William Spencer. Witt: Johnson VanKerk, Robert Twilley and William Emmatt.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 12 (will of Maj. Wiliam Spencer Sr., wife Frances).

Margaret (of Wm) Spencer1

F, b. circa 1665
FatherMaj. William Spencer1 b. c 1620, d. b 2 May 1688
MotherElizabeth Weston1 b. c 1625
Last Edited5 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1665Margaret (of Wm) Spencer was born circa 1665 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*29 November 1687Margaret was named in her father's will on 29 November 1687 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Maj. William Spencer named heirs: wife Frances Spencer; son William Spencer; daughter Margarett Spencer; other children unnamed; negro servant "Black Will". Extr son William Spencer. Witt: Johnson VanKerk, Robert Twilley and William Emmatt.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 12 (will of Maj. Wiliam Spencer Sr., wife Frances).

Hester (-----)

F, b. circa 1770
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited5 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1770Hester (-----) was born circa 1770. 
Marriage*circa 1785She married Warrington Staton II, son of Warrington Staton I and Catharine Crippen, circa 1785. 
Married Namecirca 1785 As of circa 1785,her married name was Staton. 

Family

Warrington Staton II b. c 1760, d. b 27 Oct 1823
Children 1.Hester Staton b. c 1785
 2.Margaret M. Staton b. 12 Apr 1806
 3.Mary Staton+ b. c 1812

Margaret M. Staton

F, b. 12 April 1806
FatherWarrington Staton II b. c 1760, d. b 27 Oct 1823
MotherHester (-----) b. c 1770
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited5 Apr 2020
Birth*12 April 1806Margaret M. Staton was born on 12 April 1806 at Accomack Co, VA. Margaret M. Staton, daughter of Warrington and Hester Stanton, born Accomac County, Virginia, April 12th, 1806.1 

Citations

  1. [S3033] CORNELL UNIVERSITY LIBRARY, FROM THE BOOKS OF GEORGE MORGAN WELCH '03 COLONEL, Judge Advocate General's Department, the original of this book is in the Cornell University Library. SOME RECORDS OF SUSSEX COUNTY DELAWARE COMPILED BY C. H. B. TURNER LEWES, DELAWARE. PHILADELPHIA, ALLEN, LANE & SCOTT, 1909, C. H. B. Turner, Lewes, Del., November 5, 1909.

Lee Hurley1

M, b. 10 September 1885, d. 27 December 1918
FatherHenry Savage Hurley Sr.1 b. 1854, d. 12 Sep 1936
MotherJulia Ann Hall1 b. 22 Feb 1856, d. 16 Mar 1931
Last Edited5 Apr 2020
Birth*10 September 1885Lee Hurley was born on 10 September 1885 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*7 June 1900Lee was listed with his parents in the census of 7 June 1900 at Pocomoke City, Worcester Co, MD. HH#98 was headed by Henry Hurley, a 45 year old farmer, born Jan 1855. Listed with him were the following Hurleys: Beuley T., age 44, born Feb 1856; Goldsberry, born Dec 1880; Nevady, born Feb 1881; Ida, born May 1882; Henry, born Dec 1884; Less, born Sep 1886; Julia, born Sep 1888; Ethel, born Dec 1890; Robert, born May 1994; John, born Oct 1896 & Willard, born May 1897. The last two shown were born in MD, all others were born in Viginia. They had been married 23 years and she had given birth to 11 children and 11 were living.2 
Death*27 December 1918He died on 27 December 1918 at Accomack Co, VA, at age 33. Lee Hurley was a farmer. He married Onie Taylor on December 26, 1906. They were the parents of eight children: Hilda Hurley, Clinton Lee Hurley, Bernice A. Hurley, Walter F. Hurley, Vivian M. Hurley, Clifton J. Hurley, L. Thomas Hurley, and Gertrude V. Hurley. Mr. Lee Hurley died in the flu epidemic of 1918.1 
Burial*Lee was buried at Salem Methodist Church Cemetery, Pocomoke City, Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/134669918/lee-hurley
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Worcester Co, MD.

Curby 'Kirby' Samuel Hurley1

M, b. 13 May 1878, d. 12 June 1946
FatherHenry Savage Hurley Sr.1 b. 1854, d. 12 Sep 1936
MotherJulia Ann Hall1 b. 22 Feb 1856, d. 16 Mar 1931
Last Edited5 Apr 2020
Birth*13 May 1878Curby 'Kirby' Samuel Hurley was born on 13 May 1878 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Death*12 June 1946He died on 12 June 1946 at Baltimore, Baltimore City, MD, at age 68.1 
Burial*Curby was buried at Salem Methodist Church Cemetery, Pocomoke City, Worcester Co, MD.1 

William Widgeon Read1

M, b. 1847, d. 1851
FatherRichard Hall Read (Com of Rev)2 b. 11 Dec 1812, d. 26 Feb 1876
MotherMargaret Savage (of Calvin) Read2 b. 19 Jan 1823, d. 21 Jul 1866
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited21 Apr 2020
Birth*1847William Widgeon Read was born in 1847 at Northampton Co, VA.2,1 
Census w/parents*1850William was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#690 was headed by Richard H. Read, a 37 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Reads: Margaret, age 27; Sarah, age 14; John, age 13; William, age 3; Mary, age 1 and Maria J., age 31, born in Nansemond Co, VA. Also listed was Susan Dunton, a black female, age 30.2 
Death*1851He died in 1851 at Northampton Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S3031] Jean White Raleigh - 2019, The Family Lines of Maria E. Read and John B. White (Read-White-Wilkins-Jacob-Simkins-Hall-Garrison-Davis), p. 35.
  2. [S1975] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census & Mortality Schedule 1850-1880.

Mary Simkins Read1,2

F, b. 11 March 1848, d. 11 June 1919
FatherRichard Hall Read (Com of Rev)1 b. 11 Dec 1812, d. 26 Feb 1876
MotherMargaret Savage (of Calvin) Read1 b. 19 Jan 1823, d. 21 Jul 1866
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited20 Apr 2020
Birth*11 March 1848Mary Simkins Read was born on 11 March 1848 at Northampton Co, VA.3 
Census w/parents*1850Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#690 was headed by Richard H. Read, a 37 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Reads: Margaret, age 27; Sarah, age 14; John, age 13; William, age 3; Mary, age 1 and Maria J., age 31, born in Nansemond Co, VA. Also listed was Susan Dunton, a black female, age 30.1 
Census w/parents*1860Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#267 was headed by Richard H. Read, a 47 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Reads: Margaret, age 37; Mary S., age 11; Margaret, age 10; Maria J., age 42; Margaret, age 65; John, age 23.4 
Census w/father*1870Mary was listed with her father in the census of 1870 at Eastville District, Northampton Co, VA. HH#419 was headed by R.H. Read, a 57 year old farmer. Listed with him were Mary. S. Read, age 21; Peggie Read, age 19; & Maria J. Read, a 52 year old house keeper.5 
Land deed named in*4 February 1881She was named in a deed on 4 February 1881 at Northampton Co, VA. Margaret Read’s executor, E. Calvin Williams, confirmed the sale for $1 of seventy five acres on the Bayside Road to the living children of Richard H. Read, deceased: John R. Read, Sarah A White, Margaret L. Read [wife of William S. Read] and Mary S. Read.6 
Death*11 June 1919She died on 11 June 1919 at Northampton Co, VA, at age 71.3 
Burial*Mary was buried at Cape Charles Cemetery, Northampton Co, VA.3 

Citations

  1. [S1975] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census & Mortality Schedule 1850-1880.
  2. [S3031] Jean White Raleigh - 2019, The Family Lines of Maria E. Read and John B. White (Read-White-Wilkins-Jacob-Simkins-Hall-Garrison-Davis), p. 35.
  3. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  4. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  5. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  6. [S3031] Jean White Raleigh - 2019, The Family Lines of Maria E. Read and John B. White (Read-White-Wilkins-Jacob-Simkins-Hall-Garrison-Davis), p. 37 (citing N'hamp Deed Bk #40:336-8).

Maria Jane Read1,2

F, b. 28 June 1818
FatherLuther Hall Read (Com of Rev)1 b. 16 Oct 1786, d. 9 Jul 1861
MotherMary 'Polly' (of Wm III) Simkins1 b. 5 Dec 1788, d. 1829
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited20 Apr 2020
Birth*28 June 1818Maria Jane Read was born on 28 June 1818 at Nansemond Co, VA.1,2 
Will - Cousin's*12 June 1828Maria was named in her cousin's will on 12 June 1828 at Northampton Co, VA. In her will Maria A. Wise gave to sister Sarah S. Gardiner. I lend all the remainder of my estate to my mother Elizabeth F. Gardiner and at her death I give the said personal and real estate equally between my two sisters Emma E. Snead & Sarah S. Gardiner or their children. In case at the death of my sisters Emma and Sarah neither should leave a child or children it is then my desire that my two cousins Eliza A. Jones & Maria J. Read should have equally the above estate. It is further my desire that my mother should have marble head & foot pieces put to my grand father my Father my Brother and my Husband my baby Victor & my self and the graveyard enclosed with brick. Signed, Maria A. Wise. Witnesses: Sarah Simkins, Jno Simkins and Mary Knight.3 
Census w/brother*1850Maria was listed with her brother in the census of 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#690 was headed by Richard H. Read, a 37 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Reads: Margaret, age 27; Sarah, age 14; John, age 13; William, age 3; Mary, age 1 and Maria J., age 31, born in Nansemond Co, VA. Also listed was Susan Dunton, a black female, age 30.1 
Will - Father's*21 November 1855Maria was named in her father's will on 21 November 1855 at Northampton Co, VA. In his will Luther H. Read of Northampton County in the State of Virginia, gave unto daughter Maria Jane Read the whole of my estate both real and personal now in my prosession including Bone Island when the patent is obtained. The claims which I have in hand under the Act of Congress passed March 3rd, 1855. My son Richard H. Read is equally interested with me, we having agreed to divide the profits of which are to be equally divided between us after all expenses are paid. My interest in said claims I give to my daughter Maria Jane. I am interested in some claims against the United States in favor of Col. Francis Vigo dec’d and others, in which Judge John Law and Abner T. Ellis of Vincinnes Indiana are equally interested with me the same being now before Congress. Joseph Segar Esq. is equally interested with me, who is to attend to and prosecute to a final decision, and to have one half of my interest. Those claims if recovered I wish that my part to be equally divided between Richard H. Read, my son, & my daughter Maria Jane Read. [The words “and personal” between fifth and six lines, interlined before signed.] In testimony whereof I have hereunto affixed my hand this 21st day of Nov. 1855 Luther H. Read. At the Court held for Northampton County the 12th day of August ____ this paper writing purporting to be the last will and testament of Luther H. Read, deceased, was this day presented to the Court in order to be proved: and there being no subscribing witnesses to the said will, Leonard B. Nottingham and George T. Yerby were sworn and severally deposed that they are well acquaint with the handwriting of the said Luther H. Read, deceased, and verily believe that the said will, and the signature thereto …are wholly in the handwriting of the said Luther H. Read, deceased, whereupon the same is ordered to be recorded as the true last will and testament of the said Luther H. Read, deceased; And on the motion of Richard H. Read, who made oath as the law directs, and entered into a bond in the penalty of two thousand dollars $2000, conditioned according to law with Edgar J. Spady and John R.Read his securities therein certificate is granted the said Richard H. Read for obtaining letter of administration on the estate of the said Luther H. Read, with his said will annexed in due form Which bond being acknowledged by the several obligors therein is ordered to be recorded Teste: La Fayette Harmanson, Clerk. (Transcribed by Jean White Raleigh 10 June 2011.)4 
Census w/brother*1860Maria was listed with her brother in the census of 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#267 was headed by Richard H. Read, a 47 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Reads: Margaret, age 37; Mary S., age 11; Margaret, age 10; Maria J., age 42; Margaret, age 65; John, age 23.5 
Census w/brother1870Maria was listed with her brother in the census of 1870 at Eastville District, Northampton Co, VA. HH#419 was headed by R.H. Read, a 57 year old farmer. Listed with him were Mary. S. Read, age 21; Peggie Read, age 19; & Maria J. Read, a 52 year old house keeper.6 

Citations

  1. [S1975] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census & Mortality Schedule 1850-1880.
  2. [S3031] Jean White Raleigh - 2019, The Family Lines of Maria E. Read and John B. White (Read-White-Wilkins-Jacob-Simkins-Hall-Garrison-Davis), p. 32.
  3. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 154 (will of Maria A. Wise, daughter of Elizabeth F. Gardiner).
  4. [S3031] Jean White Raleigh - 2019, The Family Lines of Maria E. Read and John B. White (Read-White-Wilkins-Jacob-Simkins-Hall-Garrison-Davis), p. 33 (citing N'hamp Will Bk 39:76-77, will of Luther H. Read).
  5. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  6. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Elizabeth Jane (of Calvin) Read1

F, b. circa 1818
FatherDr. Calvin Hall Read Esq.1 b. 30 Oct 1791, d. 6 Oct 1829
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Littleton Savage1 b. 18 Mar 1795, d. 26 Sep 1872
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited6 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1818Elizabeth Jane (of Calvin) Read was born circa 1818 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Married Name21 February 1835 As of 21 February 1835,her married name was Savage.1 
Marriage*21 February 1835She married Peter B. (of Wm F) Savage, son of William Fletcher (of Peter) Savage and Susan 'Suckey' (of Jonathan) Addison, on 21 February 1835 at Northampton Co, VA. John D. Upshur was security on the M.L.B. of Peter B. Savage and Elizabeth Jane Read, daughter of Margaret L. Read who gave consent. Leah U. Nottingham was a witness. They were married on 4 Mar 1835.1 

Family

Peter B. (of Wm F) Savage b. c 1808
Child 1.William Elmore Savage2 b. 1848, d. 1869

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S3031] Jean White Raleigh - 2019, The Family Lines of Maria E. Read and John B. White (Read-White-Wilkins-Jacob-Simkins-Hall-Garrison-Davis).

Corinthia V.J. (of Calvin) Read1

F, b. circa 1828
FatherDr. Calvin Hall Read Esq.1 b. 30 Oct 1791, d. 6 Oct 1829
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Littleton Savage1 b. 18 Mar 1795, d. 26 Sep 1872
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited6 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1828Corinthia V.J. (of Calvin) Read was born circa 1828 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Married Name21 December 1846 As of 21 December 1846,her married name was Williams.1 
Marriage*21 December 1846She married Rev. John W.M. Williams on 21 December 1846. John H. Winder was security on the M.L.B. of Rev. John W.M. Williams and Corinthia V.J. Read, daughter of Margaret L. Read who gave consent. Witt: Richard T. Read & Calvin Read.1 

Family

Rev. John W.M. Williams b. c 1820

Citations

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

Rev. John W.M. Williams1

M, b. circa 1820
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited6 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1820Rev. John W.M. Williams was born circa 1820 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*21 December 1846He married Corinthia V.J. (of Calvin) Read, daughter of Dr. Calvin Hall Read Esq. and Margaret 'Peggy' Littleton Savage, on 21 December 1846. John H. Winder was security on the M.L.B. of Rev. John W.M. Williams and Corinthia V.J. Read, daughter of Margaret L. Read who gave consent. Witt: Richard T. Read & Calvin Read.1 

Citations

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

William Elmore Savage1

M, b. 1848, d. 1869
FatherPeter B. (of Wm F) Savage1 b. c 1808
MotherElizabeth Jane (of Calvin) Read1 b. c 1818
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited6 Apr 2020
Birth*1848William Elmore Savage was born in 1848 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Death*1869He died in 1869 at Norfolk, VA. William Elmore Savage, a popular citizen of Norfolk, who rendered service to the Confederacy during his boyhood, was born in Northampton county in 1848. His father, Peter B. Savage, a descendant of one of the old families of the State, and a son of Calvin Savage, a soldier of the war of 1812, was a prominent business man of Norfolk until his death in 1869. The wife of the latter was Jane Read, daughter of Dr. Calvin Read, of Northampton county, and a descendant of a family which has long been identified with the Old Dominion. Luther Read, an uncle of Mr. Savage, represented his county in the Virginia legislature for a considerable period.2 

Citations

  1. [S3031] Jean White Raleigh - 2019, The Family Lines of Maria E. Read and John B. White (Read-White-Wilkins-Jacob-Simkins-Hall-Garrison-Davis).
  2. [S3031] Jean White Raleigh - 2019, The Family Lines of Maria E. Read and John B. White (Read-White-Wilkins-Jacob-Simkins-Hall-Garrison-Davis), p. 25.

Susan Rogers1

F, b. circa 1830
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited6 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1830Susan Rogers was born circa 1830.1 
Married Namecirca 1855 As of circa 1855,her married name was Read.1 
Marriage*circa 1855She married Calvin H. Read, son of Dr. Calvin Hall Read Esq. and Margaret 'Peggy' Littleton Savage, circa 1855.1 

Family

Calvin H. Read b. c 1829

Citations

  1. [S3031] Jean White Raleigh - 2019, The Family Lines of Maria E. Read and John B. White (Read-White-Wilkins-Jacob-Simkins-Hall-Garrison-Davis), p. 26.

Demetrius P. Reid1

F, b. circa 1854
FatherVictor F. Reid Sr.1 b. 20 Mar 1820, d. 4 Jun 1885
MotherAnn W. Smith1 b. 6 Oct 1829, d. 26 Mar 1904
ChartsDescendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited6 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1854Demetrius P. Reid was born circa 1854 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1860Demetrius was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#124 was headed by Victor F. Reid, a 40 year old School Teacher. Listed with him were Ann W. Reid, age 30; Demetrius P. Reid, age 6; Victor F. Reid Jr. and Mary V. Reid.1 

Citations

  1. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Victor F. Reid Jr.1

M, b. 2 September 1855, d. 20 October 1892
FatherVictor F. Reid Sr.1 b. 20 Mar 1820, d. 4 Jun 1885
MotherAnn W. Smith1 b. 6 Oct 1829, d. 26 Mar 1904
ChartsDescendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited6 Apr 2020
Birth*2 September 1855Victor F. Reid Jr. was born on 2 September 1855 at Northampton Co, VA.1,2 
Census w/parents*1860Victor was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#124 was headed by Victor F. Reid, a 40 year old School Teacher. Listed with him were Ann W. Reid, age 30; Demetrius P. Reid, age 6; Victor F. Reid Jr. and Mary V. Reid.1 
Death*20 October 1892He died on 20 October 1892 at Northampton Co, VA, at age 37.2 
Burial*Victor was buried at Mary Widgeon Smith Plot, Northampton Co, VA.2 

Citations

  1. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.

Mary V. Reid1

F, b. 3 May 1859, d. 11 June 1928
FatherVictor F. Reid Sr.1 b. 20 Mar 1820, d. 4 Jun 1885
MotherAnn W. Smith1 b. 6 Oct 1829, d. 26 Mar 1904
ChartsDescendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited6 Apr 2020
Birth*3 May 1859Mary V. Reid was born on 3 May 1859 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1860Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#124 was headed by Victor F. Reid, a 40 year old School Teacher. Listed with him were Ann W. Reid, age 30; Demetrius P. Reid, age 6; Victor F. Reid Jr. and Mary V. Reid.1 
Death*11 June 1928She died on 11 June 1928 at Northampton Co, VA, at age 69.1 
Burial*Mary was buried at Mary Widgeon Smith Plot, Northampton Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.

Maria S. Read1

F, b. 2 February 1859, d. 3 February 1859
FatherJohn Richard Read1 b. 20 Mar 1837, d. 15 Nov 1900
MotherMaria E. Saunders1 b. 20 Mar 1841, d. 11 Feb 1859
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Obedience Robins (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Ensign Thomas Savage (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited19 Apr 2020
Birth*2 February 1859Maria S. Read was born on 2 February 1859 at Northampton Co, VA.1,2 
Death*3 February 1859She died on 3 February 1859 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as Maria S. Read, who died of unstated causes, age 1 day old, the daughter of John R. & Maria E. Read. Her grandfather Richard H. Read gave the information.1,2 
Burial*Maria was buried at Tower Hill, Northampton Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  2. [S2461] Sandra Perkins, Northampton County, Death Register, 1853-1870.

Richard H. Read1

M, b. 7 August 1853, d. 28 October 1880
FatherLittleton S. Read1 b. 25 Jan 1825, d. 5 Feb 1892
MotherMary W. Fisher1 b. c 1825, d. 17 Feb 1886
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Edward Douglas (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. Thomas Johnson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Stringer (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited6 Apr 2020
Birth*7 August 1853Richard H. Read was born on 7 August 1853 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Death*28 October 1880He died on 28 October 1880 at Northampton Co, VA, at age 27.1 
Burial*Richard was buried at Read Plot, Northampton Co, VA. The tombstone book shows him as Richard H. Read, son of L.S. & M.W. Read, died 28 Oct 1880, age 27/2/21.1 

Citations

  1. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.

Margaret C. Savage1

F, b. circa 1819, d. 24 August 1900
FatherMichael (of John & Delitha) Savage1 b. c 1770, d. b 10 Jun 1822
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Mapp1 b. 1772, d. Oct 1853
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited7 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1819Margaret C. Savage was born circa 1819 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*7 April 1875She married Richard Hall Read (Com of Rev), son of Luther Hall Read (Com of Rev) and Mary 'Polly' (of Wm III) Simkins, on 7 April 1875 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Richard H. Read, a 62 year old widowed farmer, the son of Luther & Mary Read and she was shown as Margaret C. Savage, age 56 & single, the daughter of Michael & Elizabeth Savage.1 
Married Name7 April 1875 As of 7 April 1875,her married name was Read.1 
Death*24 August 1900Margaret C. Savage died on 24 August 1900 at Northampton Co, VA. She was shown as Margaret C. Savage Read, who died 24 Aug 1900, aged about 75, the widow of Richard H. Read & mother of John R. Read & aunt of Joe Holt - Belle Haven.2 

Family

Richard Hall Read (Com of Rev) b. 11 Dec 1812, d. 26 Feb 1876

Citations

  1. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.
  2. [S772] Dr. Brooks Miles Barnes & Barry Wayne Miles, Deaths from Eastern Shore Virginia Newspapers, 1881-1912, N.L. 26 Aug 1900 issue, death of Margaret C. Savage Read.

Clifford Everet Jacob1

M, b. 1866, d. 1904
FatherWilliam B. Jacob1 b. c 1822, d. 18 Dec 1906
MotherSarah Wyatt Laws1 b. c 1825, d. 16 Dec 1877
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited8 Apr 2020
Birth*1866Clifford Everet Jacob was born in 1866.1 
Death*1904He died in 1904.1 

Citations

  1. [S3034] Dolores 'Dee' Marcella Rowan Eva, Bundick & Jacob Family Information.

Dr. Llewellyn W. Jacob1

M, b. 1844, d. 1887
FatherWilliam B. Jacob1 b. c 1822, d. 18 Dec 1906
MotherSarah Wyatt Laws1 b. c 1825, d. 16 Dec 1877
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited8 Apr 2020
Birth*1844Dr. Llewellyn W. Jacob was born in 1844.1 
Death*1887He died in 1887.1 

Citations

  1. [S3034] Dolores 'Dee' Marcella Rowan Eva, Bundick & Jacob Family Information.

Willoughby L. Jacob1

M, b. 1847, d. 1885
FatherWilliam B. Jacob1 b. c 1822, d. 18 Dec 1906
MotherSarah Wyatt Laws1 b. c 1825, d. 16 Dec 1877
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited8 Apr 2020
Birth*1847Willoughby L. Jacob was born in 1847.1 
Death*1885He died in 1885.1 

Citations

  1. [S3034] Dolores 'Dee' Marcella Rowan Eva, Bundick & Jacob Family Information.

Marion Jacob1

M, b. 1851, d. 1930
FatherWilliam B. Jacob1 b. c 1822, d. 18 Dec 1906
MotherSarah Wyatt Laws1 b. c 1825, d. 16 Dec 1877
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited8 Apr 2020
Birth*1851Marion Jacob was born in 1851.1 
Death*1930He died in 1930.1 

Citations

  1. [S3034] Dolores 'Dee' Marcella Rowan Eva, Bundick & Jacob Family Information.

Sarah 'Sally' Jacob1

F, b. 1856, d. 1884
FatherWilliam B. Jacob1 b. c 1822, d. 18 Dec 1906
MotherSarah Wyatt Laws1 b. c 1825, d. 16 Dec 1877
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited8 Apr 2020
Birth*1856Sarah 'Sally' Jacob was born in 1856.1 
Death*1884She died in 1884.1 

Citations

  1. [S3034] Dolores 'Dee' Marcella Rowan Eva, Bundick & Jacob Family Information.

Tobias Jacob1

M, b. 1858
FatherWilliam B. Jacob1 b. c 1822, d. 18 Dec 1906
MotherSarah Wyatt Laws1 b. c 1825, d. 16 Dec 1877
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bennett (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited8 Apr 2020
Birth*1858Tobias Jacob was born in 1858.1 

Citations

  1. [S3034] Dolores 'Dee' Marcella Rowan Eva, Bundick & Jacob Family Information.

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

F, b. circa 1705
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited8 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1705(-----) (-----) was born circa 1705 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Married Namecirca 1720 As of circa 1720,her married name was Bradford. 
Marriage*circa 1725She married Baley (16) (of Wm & Bridget) Bradford, son of William (5) Bradford Sr. and Bridget (10) Fisher, circa 1725 at Accomack Co, VA. 

Family

Baley (16) (of Wm & Bridget) Bradford b. c 1700, d. a 1 Apr 1761
Children 1.Ezekiel (49A) (of Bayly) Bradford+1 b. c 1726, d. b 20 Dec 1778
 2.Joanna Mary (49) (of Bayly) Bradford b. c 1728
 3.John (of Bayly) Bradford (sadler)2 b. c 1730, d. b 28 Sep 1791

Citations

  1. [S3035] Adam M. Bradford, Lower Delmarva Bradfords, 2008.
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 314 (will of Ezekiel Bradford).

John (of Bayly) Bradford (sadler)1

M, b. circa 1730, d. before 28 September 1791
FatherBaley (16) (of Wm & Bridget) Bradford1 b. c 1700, d. a 1 Apr 1761
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1705
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited8 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1730John (of Bayly) Bradford (sadler) was born circa 1730 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Land bought27 April 1774He bought land on 27 April 1774 at Lot No. 22, Onancock, Accomack Co, VA. George Parker and John Poulson (evidently the Extrs of Edmund Poulson) sold to John Bradford, sadler, several lots in the town of Onancock. The next year, he and his wife Sarah resold to Isaac Smith and Thorowgood Smith; three years after that, with their respective wives Elizabeth and Mary B., they sold back to Bradford.2,3 
Marriagebefore 1 February 1775He married Sarah Poulson, daughter of George Poulson and Elizabeth Milby, before 1 February 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.4 
Land sold1 February 1775John (of Bayly) Bradford (sadler) sold land on 1 February 1775 at Onancock, Accomack Co, VA. Sarah joined her husband John Bradford on 1 Feb 1775 in selling lots in Onancock of which George Poulson had died seized.4 
Will - Brother's*13 March 1777John was named in his brother's will on 13 March 1777 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Ezekiel Bradford gave my brother John Bradford my right of 400 acres in Bradford's Neck in Accomack County. "I give one half of this said 400 acres of land unto my son Kendell Bradford supposing my brothor Should Get it for Trying for it". Witt Rand: Clark, Richard Bull, Ruth Bull. At probate David Bowman app. guardian to the heir at law to the testator.1 
Court - brought acti*2 July 1778He brought an action to the court on 2 July 1778 at tract A43, Bradford's Neck, Accomack Co, VA. Edmund(sic) (Ezekiel) Bradford’s lessee brought action of ejectment against Nathl Bradford and Timothy Kelly. The county surveyor was to lay off each party’s pretensions and submit three fair plats to the clerk’s office before the trial. The sheriff was to “attend the said survey & remove force if any offered."5,6 
Land bought*29 September 1778He bought land on 29 September 1778 at Bradford's Neck, Accomack Co, VA. A deed from Isaac Smith with wife Elizabeth and Thorowgood Smith with wife Mary to John Bradford Sadler was acknowledged by Isaac and proved by the oaths William Townsend and William Gibb.7 
Court - brought acti27 October 1778He brought an action to the court on 27 October 1778 at tract A43, Bradford's Neck, Accomack Co, VA. Ezekl Bradford’s lessee brought action of ejectment against Nathl Bradford and others. On the motion of John Bradford, who swore that William Hyslop and Rowland Savage were old and infirm and that he believed they were material witnesses, it was ordered that Clement Parker, John Spiers and Argol Kellam take their depositions.8,5 
Bound To*29 December 1778He had a child bound to him on 29 December 1778 at Accomack Co, VA. The churchwardens of St George’s Parish bound Kendal Bradford to John Bradford till lawful age to learn the trade of saddler.9 
Court - brought acti29 July 1779He brought an action to the court on 29 July 1779 at tract A43, Bradford's Neck, Accomack Co, VA. Ezekiel Bradford’s lessee brought action for ejectment against Nathl Bradford for land in St George’s Parish. Yesterday’s jury heard the arguments and found for the plaintiff, awarding him all the land except 125 acres contained in the first two deeds; damages were set at one shilling. From this decree the plaintiff disagreed; he was granted permission to appeal to the 12th day of the next general court. With the consent of the plaintiff, it was ordered that the writ of possession be stayed till 1 January 1780. Memo: The plaintiff failed to give bond to prosecute the appeal.10,5 
Land sold*25 October 1784He sold land on 25 October 1784 at Onancock, Accomack Co, VA. John Bradford was a saddler of Onancock and on 25 Oct 1784 sold 100 acres in Bradford's Neck which was devised to him by his brother Ezekiel and on 1 Dec 1784 took the oath of an insolvent debtor.4 
Court - brought acti28 April 1785He brought an action to the court on 28 April 1785 at tract A43, Bradford's Neck, Accomack Co, VA. The suit of Ezekiel Bradford's lessee vs. Nathaniel Bradford was abated by the defendant's death.11 
Death*before 28 September 1791He died before 28 September 1791 at Onancock, Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Sarah Bradford, relict of John of the Borough of Norfolk, relinquished to Tully Snead, all her right, title and interest in her dower of the houses and lots in Onancock Town . . . held in right of her deceased husband John Bradford.2 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 314 (will of Ezekiel Bradford).
  2. [S3035] Adam M. Bradford, Lower Delmarva Bradfords, 2008.
  3. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 918 (tract A71).
  4. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 208 (Richard Smith Family).
  5. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 202 (Smith Family), footnote No. 63.
  6. [S2766] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1777-1780, Volume 28, p. 51 (2 Jul 1778 Court).
  7. [S2766] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1777-1780, Volume 28, p. 96 (29 Sep 1778 Court).
  8. [S2766] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1777-1780, Volume 28, p. 103 (27 Oct 1778 Court).
  9. [S2766] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1777-1780, Volume 28, p. 123 (29 Dec 1778 Court).
  10. [S2766] JoAnn Riley McKey, Accomack Co, VA, Court Order Abstracts, 1777-1780, Volume 28, p. 188 (29 July 1779 Court).
  11. [S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 202 (Smith Family), footnote No. 63, citing Acc Order Bk 1784-1785, p. 127.

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

F, b. circa 1735
ChartsDescendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Smith (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited8 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1735(-----) (-----) was born circa 1735 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1755She married John (50A) (of Jno) Bradford, son of John (17) (of Wm & Bridget) Bradford and Sarah (-----), circa 1755 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Married Namecirca 1755 As of circa 1755,her married name was Bradford. 

Family

John (50A) (of Jno) Bradford b. c 1734, d. b 26 Jan 1796
Child 1.Custis (87A) Bradford b. c 1755, d. b 29 Oct 1798

(-----) Aydelotte

M, b. circa 1695
Last Edited8 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1695(-----) Aydelotte was born circa 1695 at Somerset Co, MD. 
Marriagebefore 29 March 1718He married Margaret Jones, daughter of John Jones and Elizabeth (-----), before 29 March 1718 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 15 (will of John Jones, wife unnamed).

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

F, b. circa 1680
Last Edited8 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1680(-----) (-----) was born circa 1680 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1700She married William (of Phoenix) Hall circa 1700 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1700 As of circa 1700,her married name was Hall.1 

Family

William (of Phoenix) Hall b. c 1675, d. b 18 Jun 1740
Children 1.James Hall1 b. c 1700, d. b 4 Apr 1727
 2.Phoenix Hall2 b. c 1702
 3.William Hall2 b. c 1704
 4.Thomas Hall2 b. c 1706

Citations

  1. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 39 (will of William Hall, wife unnamed).
  2. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 26 (will of James Hall, brother Phenix).

William Hall1

M, b. circa 1704
FatherWilliam (of Phoenix) Hall1 b. c 1675, d. b 18 Jun 1740
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1680
Last Edited8 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1704William Hall was born circa 1704 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1725He married (-----) (-----) circa 1725 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Brother's*16 March 1726William was named in his brother's will on 16 March 1726 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will James Hall gave to father (unnamed) and mother (unnamed). To brothers Phenix & Thomas. To brother William, Extr. To Nehemiah Holland, Benjamin Holland, Leah Holland, Israel Holland, Mary Holland & Elizabeth Holland. To wives of brothers Phenix & William. Witt: John Purnell, Abraham Outten & Benjamin Holland.1 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1705

Citations

  1. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 26 (will of James Hall, brother Phenix).

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

F, b. circa 1700
Last Edited8 Apr 2020
Birth*circa 1700(-----) (-----) was born circa 1700.1 
Married Namecirca 1724 As of circa 1724,her married name was Hall.1 
Marriage*circa 1724She married Phoenix Hall, son of William (of Phoenix) Hall and (-----) (-----), circa 1724 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Bro-in-law*16 March 1726(-----) was named in her brother-in-law's will on 16 March 1726 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will James Hall gave to father (unnamed) and mother (unnamed). To brothers Phenix & Thomas. To brother William, Extr. To Nehemiah Holland, Benjamin Holland, Leah Holland, Israel Holland, Mary Holland & Elizabeth Holland. To wives of brothers Phenix & William. Witt: John Purnell, Abraham Outten & Benjamin Holland.1 

Family

Phoenix Hall b. c 1702

Citations

  1. [S2166] Vernon L. Skinner Jr., Worcester County, MD, Wils Book MH3, 1666-1742, p. 26 (will of James Hall, brother Phenix).