Henry (of Eli & Lizzie) Doughty (Hog Island)1

M, b. circa 1866
FatherElijah 'Eli' Doughty1 b. 7 Oct 1846, d. 11 Jul 1926
MotherElizabeth 'Lizzie' Doughty1 b. 12 May 1844, d. 30 Jan 1928
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Rickards Dunton, Major & also Capt N'hamp Co Militia
Last Edited5 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1866Henry (of Eli & Lizzie) Doughty (Hog Island) was born circa 1866 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Henry was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Hog Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#238 was headed by Eli Doughty, a 45 year old fisherman. Listed with him were Lizzie Doughty, a 27 year old house keeper: Henry Doughty, age 4; Sarah Doughty, age 1; and Indie Carpenter, age 13.1 

Citations

  1. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.

Sarah (of Eli & Lizzie) Doughty1

F, b. circa 1869
FatherElijah 'Eli' Doughty1 b. 7 Oct 1846, d. 11 Jul 1926
MotherElizabeth 'Lizzie' Doughty1 b. 12 May 1844, d. 30 Jan 1928
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of John Major (Nandua Creek)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Rickards Dunton, Major & also Capt N'hamp Co Militia
Last Edited5 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1869Sarah (of Eli & Lizzie) Doughty was born circa 1869 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Sarah was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Hog Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#238 was headed by Eli Doughty, a 45 year old fisherman. Listed with him were Lizzie Doughty, a 27 year old house keeper: Henry Doughty, age 4; Sarah Doughty, age 1; and Indie Carpenter, age 13.1 

Citations

  1. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.

George W. Carpenter1

M, b. circa 1855
FatherJohn P. (E?) Carpenter (Hog Island)2 b. c 1832
MotherMary Harrison2 b. c 1834
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1855George W. Carpenter was born circa 1855 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Census w/another*1870George was listed with another family in the census of 1870 at Hog Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#236 was headed by Shepard Doughty, a 55 year old fisherman. Listed with him were Betsy Doughty, age 55 & keeping house; Ben Carpenter, a 12 year old fisherman; and Geo. Carpenter, age 5.2 
Marriage*6 August 1890He married Susan Margaret (of Jno D & Marg't) Heath, daughter of John D. Heath and Margaret 'Peggy' Ames, on 6 August 1890 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as George Washington Carpenter, a 25 year old waterman, son of John P. & Mary Carpenter and she was shown as Susan Shepard, a 33 year old widow, born in Acc Co & living in N'hamp Co, the daughter of John & Elizabeth Heath.1 

Citations

  1. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.
  2. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Susan Margaret (of Jno D & Marg't) Heath1,2,3

F, b. circa 1857
FatherJohn D. Heath4 b. c 1812
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Ames2 b. c 1828
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1857Susan Margaret (of Jno D & Marg't) Heath was born circa 1857 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1860Susan was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Wiseville P.O., St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#65 was headed by John D. Heath, a 47 year old farmer with personal property valued at $1,700. Listed with him were Margaret Heath, age 28; John W. Heath, age 8; Edward T. Heath, age 7; Susan M. Heath, age 3; Elizabeth A. Heath, age 3; Stringer Jones, a 20 year old black farm laborer; James Fisher, a 34 year old black farm laborer (born in N'hamp Co) and Henry Gaskins, a 20 year old farm laborer.2 
Census w/parents*1870Susan was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#592 was headed by Jno. D. Heath, a 58 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000. Listed with him were the following Heaths: Marg't, age 39; John W., a 20 year old farm laborer; Edw. T., a 16 year old farm laborer; Marg't S., age 13; Eliza, age 13; and Rob't T., age 3.3 
Married Name17 March 1886 As of 17 March 1886,her married name was Shepherd.4 
Marriage*17 March 1886She married John H. Shepherd on 17 March 1886 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John H. Shepherd, a 23 year old farmer, born at New Castle on Tyne & living in Acc Co, VA, the son of Benj & Annie Shepherd and she was show as Susan Heath, age 27 & single, born & living in Acc Co, VA, the daughter of Jno D. & Peggy Heath.4 
Married Name6 August 1890 As of 6 August 1890,her married name was Carpenter. 
Marriage*6 August 1890Susan Margaret (of Jno D & Marg't) Heath married George W. Carpenter, son of John P. (E?) Carpenter (Hog Island) and Mary Harrison, on 6 August 1890 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as George Washington Carpenter, a 25 year old waterman, son of John P. & Mary Carpenter and she was shown as Susan Shepard, a 33 year old widow, born in Acc Co & living in N'hamp Co, the daughter of John & Elizabeth Heath.5 

Family 1

John H. Shepherd b. c 1863, d. b 6 Aug 1890
Marriage*17 March 1886Susan Margaret (of Jno D & Marg't) Heath married John H. Shepherd on 17 March 1886 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John H. Shepherd, a 23 year old farmer, born at New Castle on Tyne & living in Acc Co, VA, the son of Benj & Annie Shepherd and she was show as Susan Heath, age 27 & single, born & living in Acc Co, VA, the daughter of Jno D. & Peggy Heath.4 

Family 2

George W. Carpenter b. c 1855
Marriage*6 August 1890Susan Margaret (of Jno D & Marg't) Heath married George W. Carpenter, son of John P. (E?) Carpenter (Hog Island) and Mary Harrison, on 6 August 1890 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as George Washington Carpenter, a 25 year old waterman, son of John P. & Mary Carpenter and she was shown as Susan Shepard, a 33 year old widow, born in Acc Co & living in N'hamp Co, the daughter of John & Elizabeth Heath.5 

Citations

  1. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S687] Gail Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 2, St. George's Parish.
  4. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  5. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.

John H. Shepherd1

M, b. circa 1863, d. before 6 August 1890
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1863John H. Shepherd was born circa 1863.1 
Marriage*17 March 1886He married Susan Margaret (of Jno D & Marg't) Heath, daughter of John D. Heath and Margaret 'Peggy' Ames, on 17 March 1886 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John H. Shepherd, a 23 year old farmer, born at New Castle on Tyne & living in Acc Co, VA, the son of Benj & Annie Shepherd and she was show as Susan Heath, age 27 & single, born & living in Acc Co, VA, the daughter of Jno D. & Peggy Heath.1 
Death*before 6 August 1890John H. Shepherd died before 6 August 1890 at Northampton Co, VA. George Washington Carpenter, a 25 year old waterman, son of John P. & Mary Carpenter married Susan Shepard, a 33 year old widow, born in Acc Co & living in N'hamp Co, the daughter of John & Elizabeth Heath.2 

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.

Elizabeth A. (of Jno D & Marg't) Heath1

F, b. circa 1857
FatherJohn D. Heath1 b. c 1812
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Ames1 b. c 1828
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1857Elizabeth A. (of Jno D & Marg't) Heath was born circa 1857 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1860Elizabeth was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Wiseville P.O., St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#65 was headed by John D. Heath, a 47 year old farmer with personal property valued at $1,700. Listed with him were Margaret Heath, age 28; John W. Heath, age 8; Edward T. Heath, age 7; Susan M. Heath, age 3; Elizabeth A. Heath, age 3; Stringer Jones, a 20 year old black farm laborer; James Fisher, a 34 year old black farm laborer (born in N'hamp Co) and Henry Gaskins, a 20 year old farm laborer.1 
Census w/parents1870Elizabeth was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#592 was headed by Jno. D. Heath, a 58 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000. Listed with him were the following Heaths: Marg't, age 39; John W., a 20 year old farm laborer; Edw. T., a 16 year old farm laborer; Marg't S., age 13; Eliza, age 13; and Rob't T., age 3.2 

Citations

  1. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S687] Gail Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 2, St. George's Parish.

Edward T. (of Jno D & Marg't) Heath1

M, b. circa 1853
FatherJohn D. Heath1 b. c 1812
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Ames1 b. c 1828
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1853Edward T. (of Jno D & Marg't) Heath was born circa 1853 at Wiseville P.O., St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1860Edward was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Wiseville P.O., St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#65 was headed by John D. Heath, a 47 year old farmer with personal property valued at $1,700. Listed with him were Margaret Heath, age 28; John W. Heath, age 8; Edward T. Heath, age 7; Susan M. Heath, age 3; Elizabeth A. Heath, age 3; Stringer Jones, a 20 year old black farm laborer; James Fisher, a 34 year old black farm laborer (born in N'hamp Co) and Henry Gaskins, a 20 year old farm laborer.1 
Census w/parents1870Edward was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#592 was headed by Jno. D. Heath, a 58 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000. Listed with him were the following Heaths: Marg't, age 39; John W., a 20 year old farm laborer; Edw. T., a 16 year old farm laborer; Marg't S., age 13; Eliza, age 13; and Rob't T., age 3.2 

Citations

  1. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S687] Gail Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 2, St. George's Parish.

Robert T. (of Jno D & Marg't) Heath1

M, b. circa 1867
FatherJohn D. Heath1 b. c 1812
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Ames1 b. c 1828
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1867Robert T. (of Jno D & Marg't) Heath was born circa 1867 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Robert was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#592 was headed by Jno. D. Heath, a 58 year old farmer with real estate valued at $1,000. Listed with him were the following Heaths: Marg't, age 39; John W., a 20 year old farm laborer; Edw. T., a 16 year old farm laborer; Marg't S., age 13; Eliza, age 13; and Rob't T., age 3.1 

Citations

  1. [S687] Gail Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 2, St. George's Parish.

Sally Watson (Widow?)1

F, b. circa 1808
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1808Sally Watson (Widow?) was born circa 1808 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1850Sally was listed with another family in the census of 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#585 was headed by Isaac Robins, a 63 year old farmer, born in Acc Co, VA with real estate valued at $7,000. Listed with him were the following Robins all born in Acc Co, VA: Elizabeth, age 56; Isaac, age 22; Henry, age 13; James, age 8 and John, a 42 year old carpenter. Also listed was Sally Watson, age 42, born in Acc Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S1975] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census & Mortality Schedule 1850-1880.

Henry (2nd) Robins1

M, b. circa 1838
FatherIsaac Dunton Robins1 b. 21 Apr 1788, d. 23 Apr 1855
MotherElizabeth 'Bettie' Fosque Smith1 b. 22 Jan 1793, d. 9 May 1855
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
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 Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1838Henry (2nd) Robins was born circa 1838 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850Henry was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#585 was headed by Isaac Robins, a 63 year old farmer, born in Acc Co, VA with real estate valued at $7,000. Listed with him were the following Robins all born in Acc Co, VA: Elizabeth, age 56; Isaac, age 22; Henry, age 13; James, age 8 and John, a 42 year old carpenter. Also listed was Sally Watson, age 42, born in Acc Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S1975] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census & Mortality Schedule 1850-1880.

James (2nd) Robins1

M, b. circa 1843
FatherIsaac Dunton Robins1 b. 21 Apr 1788, d. 23 Apr 1855
MotherElizabeth 'Bettie' Fosque Smith1 b. 22 Jan 1793, d. 9 May 1855
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
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 Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1843James (2nd) Robins was born circa 1843 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1850James was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#585 was headed by Isaac Robins, a 63 year old farmer, born in Acc Co, VA with real estate valued at $7,000. Listed with him were the following Robins all born in Acc Co, VA: Elizabeth, age 56; Isaac, age 22; Henry, age 13; James, age 8 and John, a 42 year old carpenter. Also listed was Sally Watson, age 42, born in Acc Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S1975] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1850 Northampton Co, VA, Census & Mortality Schedule 1850-1880.

Fanny J. Wallace1

F, b. circa 1835
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
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 Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1835Fanny J. Wallace was born circa 1835 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Married Name21 May 1855 As of 21 May 1855,her married name was Robins. 
Marriage*21 May 1855She married John S. Robins, son of Isaac Dunton Robins and Elizabeth 'Bettie' Fosque Smith, on 21 May 1855 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John S. Robins and Fanny J. Wallace.1 
Census w/husband*1860Fanny was listed with her husband in the census of 1860 at Smith Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#296 was headed by John S. Robins, a 50 year old Light House Keeper at S (Smith) Island. Listed with him were the following Robinses: Fanny J., age 25; Betsy, age 3; Emily M., a ge 2 and Sarah F., age 6/12.2 
Census head*1870Fanny was listed as a head of household in the census of 1870 at Hog Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#237 was headed by Fanny Robins, age 35 and keeping house. Listed with her were the following Robinses: Sarah, age 11; Emily, age 13; Jno, age 9; Mary, age 6; and Marg't, age 2.3 

Family

John S. Robins b. 3 Oct 1809, d. 22 Sep 1867
Children 1.Betsy Robins2 b. c 1857
 2.Emily M. Robins2 b. c 1858
 3.Sarah F. Robins2 b. c 1860
 4.John Robins3 b. c 1861
 5.Mary Robins3 b. c 1864
 6.Margaret Robins3 b. c 1868

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  2. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Betsy Robins1

F, b. circa 1857
FatherJohn S. Robins1 b. 3 Oct 1809, d. 22 Sep 1867
MotherFanny J. Wallace1 b. c 1835
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
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 Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1857Betsy Robins was born circa 1857 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1860Betsy was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Smith Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#296 was headed by John S. Robins, a 50 year old Light House Keeper at S (Smith) Island. Listed with him were the following Robinses: Fanny J., age 25; Betsy, age 3; Emily M., a ge 2 and Sarah F., age 6/12.1 

Citations

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

Emily M. Robins1

F, b. circa 1858
FatherJohn S. Robins1 b. 3 Oct 1809, d. 22 Sep 1867
MotherFanny J. Wallace1 b. c 1835
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
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 Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1858Emily M. Robins was born circa 1858 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1860Emily was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Smith Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#296 was headed by John S. Robins, a 50 year old Light House Keeper at S (Smith) Island. Listed with him were the following Robinses: Fanny J., age 25; Betsy, age 3; Emily M., a ge 2 and Sarah F., age 6/12.1 
Census w/mother*1870Emily was listed with her mother in the census of 1870 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#237 was headed by Fanny Robins, age 35 and keeping house. Listed with her were the following Robinses: Sarah, age 11; Emily, age 13; Jno, age 9; Mary, age 6; and Marg't, age 2.2 

Citations

  1. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Sarah F. Robins1

F, b. circa 1860
FatherJohn S. Robins1 b. 3 Oct 1809, d. 22 Sep 1867
MotherFanny J. Wallace1 b. c 1835
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
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 Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1860Sarah F. Robins was born circa 1860 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1860Sarah was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Smith Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#296 was headed by John S. Robins, a 50 year old Light House Keeper at S (Smith) Island. Listed with him were the following Robinses: Fanny J., age 25; Betsy, age 3; Emily M., a ge 2 and Sarah F., age 6/12.1 
Census w/mother*1870Sarah was listed with her mother in the census of 1870 at Hog Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#237 was headed by Fanny Robins, age 35 and keeping house. Listed with her were the following Robinses: Sarah, age 11; Emily, age 13; Jno, age 9; Mary, age 6; and Marg't, age 2.2 

Citations

  1. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

John Robins1

M, b. circa 1861
FatherJohn S. Robins1 b. 3 Oct 1809, d. 22 Sep 1867
MotherFanny J. Wallace1 b. c 1835
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
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 Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1861John Robins was born circa 1861 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1870John was listed with his mother in the census of 1870 at Hog Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#237 was headed by Fanny Robins, age 35 and keeping house. Listed with her were the following Robinses: Sarah, age 11; Emily, age 13; Jno, age 9; Mary, age 6; and Marg't, age 2.1 

Citations

  1. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Mary Robins1

F, b. circa 1864
FatherJohn S. Robins1 b. 3 Oct 1809, d. 22 Sep 1867
MotherFanny J. Wallace1 b. c 1835
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
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 Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1864Mary Robins was born circa 1864 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1870Mary was listed with her mother in the census of 1870 at Hog Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#237 was headed by Fanny Robins, age 35 and keeping house. Listed with her were the following Robinses: Sarah, age 11; Emily, age 13; Jno, age 9; Mary, age 6; and Marg't, age 2.1 

Citations

  1. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Margaret Robins1

F, b. circa 1868
FatherJohn S. Robins1 b. 3 Oct 1809, d. 22 Sep 1867
MotherFanny J. Wallace1 b. c 1835
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
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 Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Anthony West (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1868Margaret Robins was born circa 1868 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1870Margaret was listed with her mother in the census of 1870 at Hog Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#237 was headed by Fanny Robins, age 35 and keeping house. Listed with her were the following Robinses: Sarah, age 11; Emily, age 13; Jno, age 9; Mary, age 6; and Marg't, age 2.1 

Citations

  1. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Adah F. Carpenter1

F, b. circa 1839
FatherCapt. James Stewart (of Jno & Adah) Carpenter (sailor)1 b. 23 Nov 1800, d. 16 Jul 1891
MotherAnne (of Archibald) Dennis1 b. c 1805, d. b 22 Nov 1843
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1839Adah F. Carpenter was born circa 1839 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Married Name18 December 1858 As of 18 December 1858,her married name was Smith. 
Marriage*18 December 1858She married Isaac K. Smith, son of Isaac Smith and Betsy (-----), on 18 December 1858 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Isaac K. Smith, a 28 year old farmer, born in Woodbury, CT & living in N'hamp Co, VA, the son of Isaac & Betsy Smith and she was shown as Adah F. Carpenter, age 20, born & living in N'hamp Co, VA, the daughter of James S. & Ann Carpenter.1 
Census w/husband*1870Adah was listed with her husband in the census of 1870 at Hog Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#232 was headed by Isaac Smith, a 40 year old carpenter. Listed with him were the following Smiths: Adah, a 35 year old house keeper; Wm., age 5; Edward, age 3; and Jno., a 49 year old carpenter. Also listed was M.E. Doughty, a 1 year old female.2 

Family

Isaac K. Smith b. c 1830
Children 1.William Smith2 b. c 1865
 2.Edward Smith2 b. c 1867

Citations

  1. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.
  2. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Isaac K. Smith1

M, b. circa 1830
FatherIsaac Smith2 b. c 1800
MotherBetsy (-----)2 b. c 1800
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1830Isaac K. Smith was born circa 1830 at Woodbury, CT.1 
Marriage*18 December 1858He married Adah F. Carpenter, daughter of Capt. James Stewart (of Jno & Adah) Carpenter (sailor) and Anne (of Archibald) Dennis, on 18 December 1858 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as Isaac K. Smith, a 28 year old farmer, born in Woodbury, CT & living in N'hamp Co, VA, the son of Isaac & Betsy Smith and she was shown as Adah F. Carpenter, age 20, born & living in N'hamp Co, VA, the daughter of James S. & Ann Carpenter.1 
Census head*1870Isaac was listed as a head of household in the census of 1870 at Hog Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#232 was headed by Isaac Smith, a 40 year old carpenter. Listed with him were the following Smiths: Adah, a 35 year old house keeper; Wm., age 5; Edward, age 3; and Jno., a 49 year old carpenter. Also listed was M.E. Doughty, a 1 year old female.3 

Family

Adah F. Carpenter b. c 1839
Children 1.William Smith3 b. c 1865
 2.Edward Smith3 b. c 1867

Citations

  1. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.
  2. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922, marriages of Isaac K. Smith & John S. Smith, sons of Isaac & Betsy Smith.
  3. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

William Smith1

M, b. circa 1865
FatherIsaac K. Smith1 b. c 1830
MotherAdah F. Carpenter1 b. c 1839
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1865William Smith was born circa 1865 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870William was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Hog Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#232 was headed by Isaac Smith, a 40 year old carpenter. Listed with him were the following Smiths: Adah, a 35 year old house keeper; Wm., age 5; Edward, age 3; and Jno., a 49 year old carpenter. Also listed was M.E. Doughty, a 1 year old female.1 

Citations

  1. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Edward Smith1

M, b. circa 1867
FatherIsaac K. Smith1 b. c 1830
MotherAdah F. Carpenter1 b. c 1839
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1867Edward Smith was born circa 1867 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Edward was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Hog Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#232 was headed by Isaac Smith, a 40 year old carpenter. Listed with him were the following Smiths: Adah, a 35 year old house keeper; Wm., age 5; Edward, age 3; and Jno., a 49 year old carpenter. Also listed was M.E. Doughty, a 1 year old female.1 

Citations

  1. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Isaac Smith1

M, b. circa 1800
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1800Isaac Smith was born circa 1800 at Connecticut.1 
Marriage*circa 1820He married Betsy (-----) circa 1820 at Connecticut.1 

Family

Betsy (-----) b. c 1800
Children 1.John S. Smith1 b. c 1821
 2.Isaac K. Smith+1 b. c 1830

Citations

  1. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922, marriages of Isaac K. Smith & John S. Smith, sons of Isaac & Betsy Smith.

Betsy (-----)1

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1800Betsy (-----) was born circa 1800 at Connecticut.1 
Marriage*circa 1820She married Isaac Smith circa 1820 at Connecticut.1 
Married Namecirca 1820 As of circa 1820,her married name was Smith.1 

Family

Isaac Smith b. c 1800
Children 1.John S. Smith1 b. c 1821
 2.Isaac K. Smith+1 b. c 1830

Citations

  1. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922, marriages of Isaac K. Smith & John S. Smith, sons of Isaac & Betsy Smith.

John S. Smith1

M, b. circa 1821
FatherIsaac Smith1 b. c 1800
MotherBetsy (-----)1 b. c 1800
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1821John S. Smith was born circa 1821 at Litchfield, CT.1 
Census w/brother*1870John was listed with his brother in the census of 1870 at Hog Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#232 was headed by Isaac Smith, a 40 year old carpenter. Listed with him were the following Smiths: Adah, a 35 year old house keeper; Wm., age 5; Edward, age 3; and Jno., a 49 year old carpenter. Also listed was M.E. Doughty, a 1 year old female.2 
Marriage*1874He married Elizabeth or Sally (of Wm & Harriet) Doughty (Hog Island), daughter of William J. Doughty and Harriet (of Jno) Cottrel (Hog Island), in 1874 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as John S. Smith, a 53 year old widowed carpenter, born in Litchfield, Conn & living in N'hamp Co, VA, the son of Isaac & Betsy Smith and she was shown as Sarah Doughty, age 32, born & living in N'hamp Co, VA, the daughter of William & Harriet Doughty.3 

Citations

  1. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922, marriages of Isaac K. Smith & John S. Smith, sons of Isaac & Betsy Smith.
  2. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922.

Mary J. (Ben U) Doughty1

F, b. circa 1867
FatherBenjamin Upshur Doughty1 b. c 1842
MotherElizabeth Jane Bonnewell1 b. c 1845
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Major Colonna, Patriotic Service, Paid Supply Tax, 1783
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1867Mary J. (Ben U) Doughty was born circa 1867 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Franktown District, Northampton Co, VA. HH#164 was headed by Benja. Doughty, 28 year old shoemaker. Listed with him were the following Doughtys: Elizabeth, a 25 year old house keeper; Mary, age 4 and at home; and Charles, age 2 and at home. Also listed was Alice Bonawell, age 15 and at home.1 
Married Name25 April 1888 As of 25 April 1888,her married name was Byrd.1 
Marriage*25 April 1888She married James Lloyd Byrd, son of Thomas Byrd and Elizabeth (-----), on 25 April 1888 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as James Lloyd Byrd, a 30 year old single farmer, son of Thomas & Elizabeth Byrd, and she was shown as Mary J. Doughty, age 21, the daughter of Benjamin & Jane Doughty.1 

Family

James Lloyd Byrd b. c 1858

Citations

  1. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

James Lloyd Byrd1

M, b. circa 1858
FatherThomas Byrd2 b. c 1825, d. b 1860
MotherElizabeth (-----)3 b. c 1830
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Major Colonna, Patriotic Service, Paid Supply Tax, 1783
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1858James Lloyd Byrd was born circa 1858 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1860James was listed with his mother in the census of 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#654 was headed by Elizabeth Bird, age 30. Listed with her were Thomas Bird, age 8; Lloyd Bird, age 4; Bayly Bird, age 2; Susan Scott, age 52 and Louis Scott, age 13.3 
Marriage*25 April 1888He married Mary J. (Ben U) Doughty, daughter of Benjamin Upshur Doughty and Elizabeth Jane Bonnewell, on 25 April 1888 at Northampton Co, VA. He was shown as James Lloyd Byrd, a 30 year old single farmer, son of Thomas & Elizabeth Byrd, and she was shown as Mary J. Doughty, age 21, the daughter of Benjamin & Jane Doughty.1 

Family

Mary J. (Ben U) Doughty b. c 1867

Citations

  1. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922, James Lloyd Byrd m. Mary J. Doughty.
  3. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Thomas Byrd1

M, b. circa 1825, d. before 1860
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1825Thomas Byrd was born circa 1825 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1850He married Elizabeth (-----) circa 1850 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Death*before 1860Thomas Byrd died before 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. He was evidently dec'd by this date as he was not shown in HH#654 headed by his wife Elizabeth Bird, age 30 and their children.2 

Family

Elizabeth (-----) b. c 1830
Children 1.Thomas Byrd2 b. c 1852
 2.James Lloyd Byrd1 b. c 1858
 3.Bayly Byrd2 b. c 1858

Citations

  1. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922, James Lloyd Byrd m. Mary J. Doughty.
  2. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Elizabeth (-----)1

F, b. circa 1830
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1830Elizabeth (-----) was born circa 1830 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1850She married Thomas Byrd circa 1850 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Married Namecirca 1850 As of circa 1850,her married name was Byrd.1 
Census head*1860Elizabeth was listed as a head of household in the census of 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#654 was headed by Elizabeth Bird, age 30. Listed with her were Thomas Bird, age 8; Lloyd Bird, age 4; Bayly Bird, age 2; Susan Scott, age 52 and Louis Scott, age 13.1 

Family

Thomas Byrd b. c 1825, d. b 1860
Children 1.Thomas Byrd1 b. c 1852
 2.James Lloyd Byrd1 b. c 1858
 3.Bayly Byrd1 b. c 1858

Citations

  1. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S2019] Phyllis Elmore, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1853-1922, James Lloyd Byrd m. Mary J. Doughty.

Thomas Byrd1

M, b. circa 1852
FatherThomas Byrd1 b. c 1825, d. b 1860
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1830
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1852Thomas Byrd was born circa 1852 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1860Thomas was listed with his mother in the census of 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#654 was headed by Elizabeth Bird, age 30. Listed with her were Thomas Bird, age 8; Lloyd Bird, age 4; Bayly Bird, age 2; Susan Scott, age 52 and Louis Scott, age 13.1 

Citations

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

Bayly Byrd1

M, b. circa 1858
FatherThomas Byrd1 b. c 1825, d. b 1860
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1830
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1858Bayly Byrd was born circa 1858 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/mother*1860Bayly was listed with his mother in the census of 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#654 was headed by Elizabeth Bird, age 30. Listed with her were Thomas Bird, age 8; Lloyd Bird, age 4; Bayly Bird, age 2; Susan Scott, age 52 and Louis Scott, age 13.1 

Citations

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

Daniel Scott1

M, b. circa 1810
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1810Daniel Scott was born circa 1810 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*14 February 1834He married Susan (of Geo) Warrington, daughter of George Warrington, on 14 February 1834 at Northampton Co, VA. Edw'd Kellam (MBay) was security on the M.L.B. of Daniel Scott and Susan Warrington, daughter of George Warrington. They were married 25 Feb 1834.1 

Family

Susan (of Geo) Warrington b. c 1808
Child 1.Louis Scott2 b. c 1847

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

Susan (of Geo) Warrington1

F, b. circa 1808
FatherGeorge Warrington1 b. c 1775, d. a 14 Feb 1834
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1808Susan (of Geo) Warrington was born circa 1808 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Married Name14 February 1834 As of 14 February 1834,her married name was Scott.1 
Marriage*14 February 1834She married Daniel Scott on 14 February 1834 at Northampton Co, VA. Edw'd Kellam (MBay) was security on the M.L.B. of Daniel Scott and Susan Warrington, daughter of George Warrington. They were married 25 Feb 1834.1 
Census w/another*1860Susan was listed with another family in the census of 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#654 was headed by Elizabeth Bird, age 30. Listed with her were Thomas Bird, age 8; Lloyd Bird, age 4; Bayly Bird, age 2; Susan Scott, age 52 and Louis Scott, age 13.2 

Family

Daniel Scott b. c 1810
Child 1.Louis Scott2 b. c 1847

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S587] Frances Bibbins Latimer, 1860 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

George Warrington1

M, b. circa 1775, d. after 14 February 1834
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1775George Warrington was born circa 1775 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage Named in*14 February 1834He was named as a parent in a marriage record on 14 February 1834 at Northampton Co, VA. Edw'd Kellam (MBay) was security on the M.L.B. of Daniel Scott and Susan Warrington, daughter of George Warrington. They were married 25 Feb 1834.1 
Death*after 14 February 1834He died after 14 February 1834 at Northampton Co, VA.1 

Family

Child 1.Susan (of Geo) Warrington+1 b. c 1808

Citations

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

Louis Scott1

M, b. circa 1847
FatherDaniel Scott1 b. c 1810
MotherSusan (of Geo) Warrington1 b. c 1808
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1847Louis Scott was born circa 1847 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1860Louis was listed with another family in the census of 1860 at Northampton Co, VA. HH#654 was headed by Elizabeth Bird, age 30. Listed with her were Thomas Bird, age 8; Lloyd Bird, age 4; Bayly Bird, age 2; Susan Scott, age 52 and Louis Scott, age 13.1 

Citations

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

M.E. (female) Doughty1

F, b. circa 1869
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1869M.E. (female) Doughty was born circa 1869 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Census w/another*1870M.E. was listed with another family in the census of 1870 at Hog Island, Northampton Co, VA. HH#232 was headed by Isaac Smith, a 40 year old carpenter. Listed with him were the following Smiths: Adah, a 35 year old house keeper; Wm., age 5; Edward, age 3; and Jno., a 49 year old carpenter. Also listed was M.E. Doughty, a 1 year old female.1 

Citations

  1. [S710] Frances Bibbins Latimer & Doris Adler, 1870 Northampton Co, VA, Census.

John (grdson of Susan Dennis?) Watson1

F, b. circa 1806
FatherBezeal Watson1 b. b 1775, d. b 12 May 1828
MotherPatsey (of Susan) Dennis1 b. c 1780
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1806John (grdson of Susan Dennis?) Watson was born circa 1806 at Northampton Co, VA. In her undated will Suanney Dennis gave daughter Mary Bunting. I give to my son Archbel Dennis. I give to my grand daughter Sukey Bunting. I give to Betsey Watson. I leave the balance of my estate not above mentioned to be sold and the money to be equally divided between Archbel Dennis, Mary Bunting, Tabitha Dennis, Caty Dennis, Patchsey Dennis, John Watson and Jacob Watson and if the said John Watson and Jacob Watson should die before they should come of lawful age their part is to go to Tabitha Dennis, Caty Dennis and Patsey Dennis and if they should die before they should come of lawful age or marriage the hole to return Archbel Dennis & Mary Bunting. I appoint Arthur Roberts my executor. Signed with her mark, Suanney Dennis. Witnesses: Caleb Savage and Seth (his mark)Ward.1 
Will - GrMoth's*before 9 October 1815John was named in her grandmother's will before 9 October 1815 at Northampton Co, VA. In her undated will Suanney Dennis gave daughter Mary Bunting. I give to my son Archbel Dennis. I give to my grand daughter Sukey Bunting. I give to Betsey Watson. I leave the balance of my estate not above mentioned to be sold and the money to be equally divided between Archbel Dennis, Mary Bunting, Tabitha Dennis, Caty Dennis, Patchsey Dennis, John Watson and Jacob Watson and if the said John Watson and Jacob Watson should die before they should come of lawful age their part is to go to Tabitha Dennis, Caty Dennis and Patsey Dennis and if they should die before they should come of lawful age or marriage the hole to return Archbel Dennis & Mary Bunting. I appoint Arthur Roberts my executor. Signed with her mark, Suanney Dennis. Witnesses: Caleb Savage and Seth (his mark)Ward.1 

Citations

  1. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 90 (will of Susanna (Suanney) Dennis).

Jacob (grdson of Susan Dennis?) Watson1

M, b. circa 1808
FatherBezeal Watson1 b. b 1775, d. b 12 May 1828
MotherPatsey (of Susan) Dennis1 b. c 1780
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1808Jacob (grdson of Susan Dennis?) Watson was born circa 1808 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - GrMoth's*before 9 October 1815Jacob was named in his grandmother's will before 9 October 1815 at Northampton Co, VA. In her undated will Suanney Dennis gave daughter Mary Bunting. I give to my son Archbel Dennis. I give to my grand daughter Sukey Bunting. I give to Betsey Watson. I leave the balance of my estate not above mentioned to be sold and the money to be equally divided between Archbel Dennis, Mary Bunting, Tabitha Dennis, Caty Dennis, Patchsey Dennis, John Watson and Jacob Watson and if the said John Watson and Jacob Watson should die before they should come of lawful age their part is to go to Tabitha Dennis, Caty Dennis and Patsey Dennis and if they should die before they should come of lawful age or marriage the hole to return Archbel Dennis & Mary Bunting. I appoint Arthur Roberts my executor. Signed with her mark, Suanney Dennis. Witnesses: Caleb Savage and Seth (his mark)Ward.1 

Citations

  1. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 90 (will of Susanna (Suanney) Dennis).

Laban (of Susan) Dennis1

M, b. circa 1790, d. before 18 September 1814
MotherSusanna 'Sukey' Dennis (widow?)1 b. c 1760, d. b 9 Oct 1815
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1790Laban (of Susan) Dennis was born circa 1790 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Marriage*14 January 1811He married Jenney Bunting on 14 January 1811 at Northampton Co, VA. Archibald Dennis was security on the M.L.B. of Laban Dennis and Jenney Bunting.1 
Death*before 18 September 1814Laban (of Susan) Dennis died before 18 September 1814 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Laban Dennis was granted to Isachar Lewer with with a bond of $1,000.2 

Family

Jenney Bunting b. c 1790
Children 1.Tabitha Dennis3 b. c 1811
 2.Caty Dennis3 b. c 1813
 3.Patchsey Dennis3 b. c 1814

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 246 (adm of Laban Dennis to John H. Harmanson.
  3. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 90 (will of Susanna (Suanney) Dennis).

Jenney Bunting1

F, b. circa 1790
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1790Jenney Bunting was born circa 1790 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Married Name14 January 1811 As of 14 January 1811,her married name was Dennis.1 
Marriage*14 January 1811She married Laban (of Susan) Dennis, son of Susanna 'Sukey' Dennis (widow?), on 14 January 1811 at Northampton Co, VA. Archibald Dennis was security on the M.L.B. of Laban Dennis and Jenney Bunting.1 

Family

Laban (of Susan) Dennis b. c 1790, d. b 18 Sep 1814
Children 1.Tabitha Dennis2 b. c 1811
 2.Caty Dennis2 b. c 1813
 3.Patchsey Dennis2 b. c 1814

Citations

  1. [S622] Jean M. Mihalyka, Northampton Co, VA, Marriages, 1660/1-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, Minister Returns, and other sources).
  2. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 90 (will of Susanna (Suanney) Dennis).

Tabitha Dennis1

F, b. circa 1811
FatherLaban (of Susan) Dennis1 b. c 1790, d. b 18 Sep 1814
MotherJenney Bunting1 b. c 1790
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1811Tabitha Dennis was born circa 1811 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - GrMoth's*before 9 October 1815Tabitha was named in her grandmother's will before 9 October 1815 at Northampton Co, VA. In her undated will Suanney Dennis gave daughter Mary Bunting. I give to my son Archbel Dennis. I give to my grand daughter Sukey Bunting. I give to Betsey Watson. I leave the balance of my estate not above mentioned to be sold and the money to be equally divided between Archbel Dennis, Mary Bunting, Tabitha Dennis, Caty Dennis, Patchsey Dennis, John Watson and Jacob Watson and if the said John Watson and Jacob Watson should die before they should come of lawful age their part is to go to Tabitha Dennis, Caty Dennis and Patsey Dennis and if they should die before they should come of lawful age or marriage the hole to return Archbel Dennis & Mary Bunting. I appoint Arthur Roberts my executor. Signed with her mark, Suanney Dennis. Witnesses: Caleb Savage and Seth (his mark)Ward.1 

Citations

  1. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 90 (will of Susanna (Suanney) Dennis).

Caty Dennis1

F, b. circa 1813
FatherLaban (of Susan) Dennis1 b. c 1790, d. b 18 Sep 1814
MotherJenney Bunting1 b. c 1790
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1813Caty Dennis was born circa 1813 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - GrMoth's*before 9 October 1815Caty was named in her grandmother's will before 9 October 1815 at Northampton Co, VA. In her undated will Suanney Dennis gave daughter Mary Bunting. I give to my son Archbel Dennis. I give to my grand daughter Sukey Bunting. I give to Betsey Watson. I leave the balance of my estate not above mentioned to be sold and the money to be equally divided between Archbel Dennis, Mary Bunting, Tabitha Dennis, Caty Dennis, Patchsey Dennis, John Watson and Jacob Watson and if the said John Watson and Jacob Watson should die before they should come of lawful age their part is to go to Tabitha Dennis, Caty Dennis and Patsey Dennis and if they should die before they should come of lawful age or marriage the hole to return Archbel Dennis & Mary Bunting. I appoint Arthur Roberts my executor. Signed with her mark, Suanney Dennis. Witnesses: Caleb Savage and Seth (his mark)Ward.1 

Citations

  1. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 90 (will of Susanna (Suanney) Dennis).

Patchsey Dennis1

F, b. circa 1814
FatherLaban (of Susan) Dennis1 b. c 1790, d. b 18 Sep 1814
MotherJenney Bunting1 b. c 1790
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1814Patchsey Dennis was born circa 1814 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Will - GrMoth's*before 9 October 1815Patchsey was named in her grandmother's will before 9 October 1815 at Northampton Co, VA. In her undated will Suanney Dennis gave daughter Mary Bunting. I give to my son Archbel Dennis. I give to my grand daughter Sukey Bunting. I give to Betsey Watson. I leave the balance of my estate not above mentioned to be sold and the money to be equally divided between Archbel Dennis, Mary Bunting, Tabitha Dennis, Caty Dennis, Patchsey Dennis, John Watson and Jacob Watson and if the said John Watson and Jacob Watson should die before they should come of lawful age their part is to go to Tabitha Dennis, Caty Dennis and Patsey Dennis and if they should die before they should come of lawful age or marriage the hole to return Archbel Dennis & Mary Bunting. I appoint Arthur Roberts my executor. Signed with her mark, Suanney Dennis. Witnesses: Caleb Savage and Seth (his mark)Ward.1 

Citations

  1. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 90 (will of Susanna (Suanney) Dennis).

Hezekiah Dennis1

M, b. circa 1782, d. before 10 December 1804
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1782Hezekiah Dennis was born circa 1782 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Death*before 10 December 1804He died before 10 December 1804 at Northampton Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Hezekiah Dennis was granted to John T. Scott.1 

Citations

  1. [S1003] Dr. David R. Scott, Northampton Co, VA, Abstracts of Wills & Administrations, 1800-1854, p. 231 (adm of Hezekiah Dennis to John T. Scott).

Daniel (of Woolsey & Molly) Burton1

M, b. 11 January 1788, d. 1 May 1822
FatherWoolsey (of Ben & Esther Coard) Burton (Dagsberry)1,2 b. 14 Apr 1751, d. 30 Jan 1803
MotherMary 'Molly' (109) Walton1,2 b. 2 Jul 1749, d. 29 Oct 1803
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*11 January 1788Daniel (of Woolsey & Molly) Burton was born on 11 January 1788 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Will - Father's*6 September 1800Daniel was named in his father's will on 6 September 1800 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Woolsey Burton gave to wife Molley the use of one third of my land during her natural life and service of my slaves. Son Benjamin all that part of my small tract of land that is eastward of the road which runs from Peter Halls to my landing; that part I have from Thomas Killams deed dated 6 January 1783, second son Miers on moiety of land of an Alienation Bond of Thomas Burton dated 9 May 1795 and half the tract that my father bought of his brother John Burton in Long Neck; son John the rest of tract. To 3rd son Woolsey land which my father devised to me in Long Neck and 52 acres bought of Sarah Burton in Long Neck; the land that my father bought of his brother John is excepted. To 5th son Daniel Burton all my land in Lewes and Rehoboth Hundred including moiety of a grist mill. To sons Miers and John land which is west of the road leading from Peter Halls to my landing. To son John, slave Bristol. To daughters Hessey and Polley, $1,000 each. Extrx: wife Molley. Witt: Eliza Dagworthy Wells, Henmon Wharton & Wm. Hill Wells.1 
Marriage*circa 1810He married Mary 'Polly' Shepherd Wolfe circa 1810 at Sussex Co, DE.3 
Will*7 April 1822Daniel made a will on 7 April 1822 at Lewes & Rehobeth Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. In his will Daniel Burton (Lewes-Rehobeth Hundred) gave to wife Polly Shepherd Burton, the dwelling house in which I now live, together with five acres including the out houses, except the smith's shop adjoining the creek or tail way or branch and the County Road next to the Mill. Also to wife my interest in the Mill which I hold with the heirs of Daniel Burton, which I (was) devised by the death of my father Woolsey Burton, being one half thereof the whole of the above mentioned property to her lands during her natural life. At her death to my surviving children. To son Benjamin my silver watch, my largest gun and $50. And 1/5 part of share of my estate. To son John Hilliard, $100, to be applied to his schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. To my two sons Daniel & David, $200 each to be applied to their schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. To son Peter Robinson, $200 to be applied to his schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. The Extr to have the Orphan's Court to divide the land for my children and hold in trust until they come of oage. Extr and guardians: brothers Benjamin & Miers Burton. Witt: Elizabeth Lyons, Jehu Stockley & Levi Hill. Probate: 9 May 1822.4 
Death*1 May 1822He died on 1 May 1822 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 34.2 
Burial*Daniel was buried at St. George's Chapel Cemetery, Harbeson, Sussex Co, DE.2 
Will - Brother's*2 June 1824Daniel was named in his brother's will on 2 June 1824 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough, gave to brother Miers Burton 1/2 of my upper Saw Mill and gristmill and 1/2 part of 20 acres which lays adjoining the mills. To nephew, Benjamin Burton, son of Daniel Burton, the other 1/2 of saw mill and grist mill and 1/2 of the 2 acres adjoining. Brother Miers, all my land which lay between his lands and the lands of Joshua Ingram (dec'd) on the north side of the road leading from the store owned by myself and my brother Miers, to the place commonly called "Ingram's Old Field." To nephew Benjamin, son of Daniel, all the land lying on the south side of a line drawn from the Indian Neck to the road that leads from the store, belonging to myself and brother Miers, what is called "The Old Landing" extending up to the lands of Wingate and Ingrams. Nephew John H. Burton (son of brother Daniel), 1/2 part of the saw mill and grist mills, standing on the Creek side called the lower mills - Also, all the lands lying on the north side of the road leading to the lands of Bell's heirs up to the lands of nephew Benjamin's. Nephew Nathaniel, (son of brother Woolsey), my lands occupied by Phillip Short, consisting of three tracts of land. To brother Miers, 1/4 part of my tract called "Lebanon." My brother Woolsey's daughters Mary Burton, Priscilla Burton, and Elizabeth Burton 1/4 part of "Lebanon" each. (Brother Miers shall occupy the land until Woolsey's daughters arrive of age or marry.) To brother Woolsey's four children: Nathaniel, Mary, Priscilla and Elizabeth, 1/2 of a tract called "Plantation" in Long Neck, Indian River Hundred, which was purchased of brother John Burton. Nephew Daniel Burton, son of brother Daniel, one tract of land in River Hundred bought of William C. Williams. David Burton, son of Daniel, tract of land purchased of Mary Hemmons in Indian River Hundred. Benjamin, son of brother Daniel, tract of land known as "Burton's Island." To brother John, $2,000 in cash. To clerk Jonathan Cottingham $100. To housekeeper, Polly Cobb, bed, furniture and $200. Aunt Hessy Hopkins $30. The remainder of my estate divided between brothers Miers, brother John, children of brother Woolsey, children of Daniel Burton. Samuel G. Wright shall have the ore on my lands as contracted at $1 per ton. Extr: Miers Burton. Witt: Edward Dingle Jr., James Littleton & Sary West.3 

Family

Mary 'Polly' Shepherd Wolfe b. 5 Sep 1790, d. 12 Jul 1833
Marriage*circa 1810He married Mary 'Polly' Shepherd Wolfe circa 1810 at Sussex Co, DE.3 
Children 1.Benjamin (of Dan) Burton3 b. 26 Feb 1810, d. 15 Jun 1888
 2.John Hillyard (of Dan) Burton3 b. 8 Nov 1813, d. 7 Apr 1882
 3.Daniel (of Dan) Burton3 b. c 1814
 4.David (of Dan) Burton3 b. 15 Mar 1817, d. 25 Jun 1855
 5.Peter Robinson Burton4 b. 27 Apr 1821, d. 7 Aug 1891

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 22 (will of Woolsey Burton, wife Molley).
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/124802561/daniel-burton
  3. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 67 (will of Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough).
  4. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 52 (will of Daniel Burton, wife Polly Shepherd Burton).

Levin Milby1

M, b. circa 1740, d. 1787
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1740Levin Milby was born circa 1740 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1765He married Ann Hazzard circa 1765 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Death*1787Levin Milby died in 1787 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Family

Ann Hazzard b. c 1740, d. 1803
Child 1.Arcadia Milby+1 b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 24 (Daniel Burton m. Arcada Milby).

Ann Hazzard1

F, b. circa 1740, d. 1803
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1740Ann Hazzard was born circa 1740 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1765She married Levin Milby circa 1765 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Namecirca 1765 As of circa 1765,her married name was Milby.1 
Death*1803Ann Hazzard died in 1803 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Family

Levin Milby b. c 1740, d. 1787
Child 1.Arcadia Milby+1 b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 24 (Daniel Burton m. Arcada Milby).

Purnal Lofland1

M, b. circa 1770
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1770Purnal Lofland was born circa 1770 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1809He married Arcadia Milby, daughter of Levin Milby and Ann Hazzard, circa 1809 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Family

Arcadia Milby b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 24 (Daniel Burton m. Arcada Milby).

Robert (of Dan & Arcada) Burton1

M, b. circa 1797
FatherDaniel (of Ben & Esther Coard) Burton1 b. 9 Sep 1768, d. b 9 Jul 1809
MotherArcadia Milby1 b. c 1770
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1797Robert (of Dan & Arcada) Burton was born circa 1797 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Will - Father's*3 July 1809Robert was named in his father's will on 3 July 1809 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Daniel Burton gave wife Arcada the farm called Sundial lying on the main road from Lewes Town to Angola adjoining land of David Shankland, Daniel Burton Jr. and Levi Hargus and one-fourth part of Burton's Mill in Lewes and Rehoboth Hundred during her natural life and Negro Peter; my lands equally divided between my children Robert, Nathaniel, Hester W. Burton, Lydia Burton, Henry W. Burton, Benjamin Burton and the child my wife is pregnant with. Extrx: wife Arcada and Doctor Joseph Sudler. Witt: Jacob Webb, Mary Davis. Joseph Sudler refused executorship on 9 July 1809.1 

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 58 (will of Daniel Burton, wife Arcada).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 24 (Daniel Burton m. Arcada Milby).

Nathaniel (of Dan & Arcada) Burton1

M, b. circa 1799
FatherDaniel (of Ben & Esther Coard) Burton1 b. 9 Sep 1768, d. b 9 Jul 1809
MotherArcadia Milby1 b. c 1770
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1799Nathaniel (of Dan & Arcada) Burton was born circa 1799 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*3 July 1809Nathaniel was named in his father's will on 3 July 1809 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Daniel Burton gave wife Arcada the farm called Sundial lying on the main road from Lewes Town to Angola adjoining land of David Shankland, Daniel Burton Jr. and Levi Hargus and one-fourth part of Burton's Mill in Lewes and Rehoboth Hundred during her natural life and Negro Peter; my lands equally divided between my children Robert, Nathaniel, Hester W. Burton, Lydia Burton, Henry W. Burton, Benjamin Burton and the child my wife is pregnant with. Extrx: wife Arcada and Doctor Joseph Sudler. Witt: Jacob Webb, Mary Davis. Joseph Sudler refused executorship on 9 July 1809.1 

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 58 (will of Daniel Burton, wife Arcada).

Hester W. (of Dan & Arcada) Burton1

F, b. circa 1801
FatherDaniel (of Ben & Esther Coard) Burton1 b. 9 Sep 1768, d. b 9 Jul 1809
MotherArcadia Milby1 b. c 1770
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1801Hester W. (of Dan & Arcada) Burton was born circa 1801 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*3 July 1809Hester was named in her father's will on 3 July 1809 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Daniel Burton gave wife Arcada the farm called Sundial lying on the main road from Lewes Town to Angola adjoining land of David Shankland, Daniel Burton Jr. and Levi Hargus and one-fourth part of Burton's Mill in Lewes and Rehoboth Hundred during her natural life and Negro Peter; my lands equally divided between my children Robert, Nathaniel, Hester W. Burton, Lydia Burton, Henry W. Burton, Benjamin Burton and the child my wife is pregnant with. Extrx: wife Arcada and Doctor Joseph Sudler. Witt: Jacob Webb, Mary Davis. Joseph Sudler refused executorship on 9 July 1809.1 

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 58 (will of Daniel Burton, wife Arcada).

Lydia (of Dan & Arcada) Burton1

F, b. circa 1803
FatherDaniel (of Ben & Esther Coard) Burton1 b. 9 Sep 1768, d. b 9 Jul 1809
MotherArcadia Milby1 b. c 1770
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1803Lydia (of Dan & Arcada) Burton was born circa 1803 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*3 July 1809Lydia was named in her father's will on 3 July 1809 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Daniel Burton gave wife Arcada the farm called Sundial lying on the main road from Lewes Town to Angola adjoining land of David Shankland, Daniel Burton Jr. and Levi Hargus and one-fourth part of Burton's Mill in Lewes and Rehoboth Hundred during her natural life and Negro Peter; my lands equally divided between my children Robert, Nathaniel, Hester W. Burton, Lydia Burton, Henry W. Burton, Benjamin Burton and the child my wife is pregnant with. Extrx: wife Arcada and Doctor Joseph Sudler. Witt: Jacob Webb, Mary Davis. Joseph Sudler refused executorship on 9 July 1809.1 

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 58 (will of Daniel Burton, wife Arcada).

Henry W. (of Dan & Arcada) Burton1

M, b. circa 1805
FatherDaniel (of Ben & Esther Coard) Burton1 b. 9 Sep 1768, d. b 9 Jul 1809
MotherArcadia Milby1 b. c 1770
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1805Henry W. (of Dan & Arcada) Burton was born circa 1805 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*3 July 1809Henry was named in his father's will on 3 July 1809 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Daniel Burton gave wife Arcada the farm called Sundial lying on the main road from Lewes Town to Angola adjoining land of David Shankland, Daniel Burton Jr. and Levi Hargus and one-fourth part of Burton's Mill in Lewes and Rehoboth Hundred during her natural life and Negro Peter; my lands equally divided between my children Robert, Nathaniel, Hester W. Burton, Lydia Burton, Henry W. Burton, Benjamin Burton and the child my wife is pregnant with. Extrx: wife Arcada and Doctor Joseph Sudler. Witt: Jacob Webb, Mary Davis. Joseph Sudler refused executorship on 9 July 1809.1 

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 58 (will of Daniel Burton, wife Arcada).

Benjamin (of Dan & Arcada) Burton1

M, b. circa 1807
FatherDaniel (of Ben & Esther Coard) Burton1 b. 9 Sep 1768, d. b 9 Jul 1809
MotherArcadia Milby1 b. c 1770
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1807Benjamin (of Dan & Arcada) Burton was born circa 1807 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*3 July 1809Benjamin was named in his father's will on 3 July 1809 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Daniel Burton gave wife Arcada the farm called Sundial lying on the main road from Lewes Town to Angola adjoining land of David Shankland, Daniel Burton Jr. and Levi Hargus and one-fourth part of Burton's Mill in Lewes and Rehoboth Hundred during her natural life and Negro Peter; my lands equally divided between my children Robert, Nathaniel, Hester W. Burton, Lydia Burton, Henry W. Burton, Benjamin Burton and the child my wife is pregnant with. Extrx: wife Arcada and Doctor Joseph Sudler. Witt: Jacob Webb, Mary Davis. Joseph Sudler refused executorship on 9 July 1809.1 

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 58 (will of Daniel Burton, wife Arcada).

(unborn child) (of Dan & Arcada) Burton1

M, b. circa 1809
FatherDaniel (of Ben & Esther Coard) Burton1 b. 9 Sep 1768, d. b 9 Jul 1809
MotherArcadia Milby1 b. c 1770
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Will - Father's*3 July 1809(unborn was named in his father's will on 3 July 1809 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Daniel Burton gave wife Arcada the farm called Sundial lying on the main road from Lewes Town to Angola adjoining land of David Shankland, Daniel Burton Jr. and Levi Hargus and one-fourth part of Burton's Mill in Lewes and Rehoboth Hundred during her natural life and Negro Peter; my lands equally divided between my children Robert, Nathaniel, Hester W. Burton, Lydia Burton, Henry W. Burton, Benjamin Burton and the child my wife is pregnant with. Extrx: wife Arcada and Doctor Joseph Sudler. Witt: Jacob Webb, Mary Davis. Joseph Sudler refused executorship on 9 July 1809.1 
Birth*circa 1809He was born circa 1809 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 58 (will of Daniel Burton, wife Arcada).

Robert (of Wm & Eliz) Prettyman1

M, b. circa 1778
FatherWilliam Prettyman1 b. c 1750, d. b 19 Jan 1798
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Craige1 b. c 1750
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1778Robert (of Wm & Eliz) Prettyman was born circa 1778 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Step Father*29 May 1810His was named in the will of his step-father on 29 May 1810 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Luke Burton, Angola Neck, named heirs: wife Elizabeth one Negro girl Hannah (after wife's death to go to son William) and one Negro boy Little Moses; son James Burton Negro girl Lilly and 1/2 of money due me from the estate of William Prettyman; stepson Robert Prettyman one-half money due me from estate of William Prettyman; son Woolsey Burton an island of marsh in Herron Creek and Negro boy London; son William Burton Negro men Big Mose and Tom; daughter Patience Hazzard Negro girl Elon. Remainder of estate to be divided among my five sons James, John, Samuel, Woolsey and William. Extrs: sons James and John. Witt: Peter Parker & Cornelius Turner.1 

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 59 (will of Luke Burton, wife Elizabeth).

James (of Luke) Burton1

M, b. circa 1769, d. before 9 February 1824
FatherLuke (of Robt & ___) Burton1 b. c 1747, d. b 31 Jul 1810
MotherPatience (wife of Luke Burton) Hathaway1 b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1769James (of Luke) Burton was born circa 1769 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*14 January 1795He married Polly (-----) on 14 January 1795 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as James Burton who m. 14 Jan 1795 Mary/Polly Craig. Sureties were James Burton and William Craig, all of Sussex Co, DE.2,3 
Will - Father's*29 May 1810James was named in his father's will on 29 May 1810 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Luke Burton, Angola Neck, named heirs: wife Elizabeth one Negro girl Hannah (after wife's death to go to son William) and one Negro boy Little Moses; son James Burton Negro girl Lilly and 1/2 of money due me from the estate of William Prettyman; stepson Robert Prettyman one-half money due me from estate of William Prettyman; son Woolsey Burton an island of marsh in Herron Creek and Negro boy London; son William Burton Negro men Big Mose and Tom; daughter Patience Hazzard Negro girl Elon. Remainder of estate to be divided among my five sons James, John, Samuel, Woolsey and William. Extrs: sons James and John. Witt: Peter Parker & Cornelius Turner.1 
Will*29 June 1823James made a will on 29 June 1823 at Angola Neck, Sussex Co, DE. In his will James Burton, Angola Neck, gave Polly Burton, one plantation adjoining lands of Robert Prettyman, Cord Burton and John Lingo and Ivy Branch, also the "Three Islands" on Herring Creek. Son John Hamilton Burton, property divided by brothers Samuel & John Burton. Eldest son James Burton lands purchased of George Robinson. Extrx wife Polly Burton. Witt: James F. Baylis & Thomas Burton.2 
Death*before 9 February 1824He died before 9 February 1824 at Angola Neck, Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that his will was proved.2 

Family

Polly (-----) b. c 1775
Children 1.James Burton2 b. c 1796
 2.John Hamilton Burton2 b. c 1798

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 59 (will of Luke Burton, wife Elizabeth).
  2. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 65 (will of James Burton, wife Polly Burton).
  3. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 25 (James Burton m Mary/Polly Craig).

John (of Luke) Burton1

M, b. circa 1771
FatherLuke (of Robt & ___) Burton1 b. c 1747, d. b 31 Jul 1810
MotherPatience (wife of Luke Burton) Hathaway1 b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1771John (of Luke) Burton was born circa 1771 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*29 May 1810John was named in his father's will on 29 May 1810 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Luke Burton, Angola Neck, named heirs: wife Elizabeth one Negro girl Hannah (after wife's death to go to son William) and one Negro boy Little Moses; son James Burton Negro girl Lilly and 1/2 of money due me from the estate of William Prettyman; stepson Robert Prettyman one-half money due me from estate of William Prettyman; son Woolsey Burton an island of marsh in Herron Creek and Negro boy London; son William Burton Negro men Big Mose and Tom; daughter Patience Hazzard Negro girl Elon. Remainder of estate to be divided among my five sons James, John, Samuel, Woolsey and William. Extrs: sons James and John. Witt: Peter Parker & Cornelius Turner.1 
Will - Brother's*29 June 1823John was named in his brother's will on 29 June 1823 at Angola Neck, Sussex Co, DE. In his will James Burton, Angola Neck, gave Polly Burton, one plantation adjoining lands of Robert Prettyman, Cord Burton and John Lingo and Ivy Branch, also the "Three Islands" on Herring Creek. Son John Hamilton Burton, property divided by brothers Samuel & John Burton. Eldest son James Burton lands purchased of George Robinson. Extrx wife Polly Burton. Witt: James F. Baylis & Thomas Burton.2 

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 59 (will of Luke Burton, wife Elizabeth).
  2. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 65 (will of James Burton, wife Polly Burton).

Samuel (of Luke) Burton1

M, b. circa 1773, d. before 17 June 1823
FatherLuke (of Robt & ___) Burton1 b. c 1747, d. b 31 Jul 1810
MotherPatience (wife of Luke Burton) Hathaway1 b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1773Samuel (of Luke) Burton was born circa 1773 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*29 May 1810Samuel was named in his father's will on 29 May 1810 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Luke Burton, Angola Neck, named heirs: wife Elizabeth one Negro girl Hannah (after wife's death to go to son William) and one Negro boy Little Moses; son James Burton Negro girl Lilly and 1/2 of money due me from the estate of William Prettyman; stepson Robert Prettyman one-half money due me from estate of William Prettyman; son Woolsey Burton an island of marsh in Herron Creek and Negro boy London; son William Burton Negro men Big Mose and Tom; daughter Patience Hazzard Negro girl Elon. Remainder of estate to be divided among my five sons James, John, Samuel, Woolsey and William. Extrs: sons James and John. Witt: Peter Parker & Cornelius Turner.1 
Will*22 April 1823Samuel made a will on 22 April 1823 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Samuel Burton gave to wife Elizabeth, $150 to be levied out of my estate on condition that she builds her a house on my plantation called "Kinnings"; but if she chooses not do so, wife shall received $50 and 1/3 part of estate. To my children Elizabeth Craige Burton and Samuel Alfred Burton, the whole of 2/3 of the lands of 13 years, after 13 years to be equally divided among my three sons namely Henry Burton, David Early Burton and Samuel Alfred Burton. Remainder to be divided between all my children: Patience Burton, Henry Burton, Louisa Burton, Hetty Ann Burton, David Early Burton, Elizabeth Craige Burton and Samuel Alfred Burton. Extrx wife Elizabeth Burton. Witt: James F. Baylis & James Burton.2 
Death*before 17 June 1823He died before 17 June 1823 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that his will was proved.2 
Will - Brother's*29 June 1823Samuel was named in his brother's will on 29 June 1823 at Angola Neck, Sussex Co, DE. In his will James Burton, Angola Neck, gave Polly Burton, one plantation adjoining lands of Robert Prettyman, Cord Burton and John Lingo and Ivy Branch, also the "Three Islands" on Herring Creek. Son John Hamilton Burton, property divided by brothers Samuel & John Burton. Eldest son James Burton lands purchased of George Robinson. Extrx wife Polly Burton. Witt: James F. Baylis & Thomas Burton.3 

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 59 (will of Luke Burton, wife Elizabeth).
  2. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 60 (will of Samuel Burton, wife Elizabeth).
  3. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 65 (will of James Burton, wife Polly Burton).

Woolsey (of Luke) Burton1

M, b. circa 1775
FatherLuke (of Robt & ___) Burton1 b. c 1747, d. b 31 Jul 1810
MotherPatience (wife of Luke Burton) Hathaway1 b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1775Woolsey (of Luke) Burton was born circa 1775 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*29 May 1810Woolsey was named in his father's will on 29 May 1810 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Luke Burton, Angola Neck, named heirs: wife Elizabeth one Negro girl Hannah (after wife's death to go to son William) and one Negro boy Little Moses; son James Burton Negro girl Lilly and 1/2 of money due me from the estate of William Prettyman; stepson Robert Prettyman one-half money due me from estate of William Prettyman; son Woolsey Burton an island of marsh in Herron Creek and Negro boy London; son William Burton Negro men Big Mose and Tom; daughter Patience Hazzard Negro girl Elon. Remainder of estate to be divided among my five sons James, John, Samuel, Woolsey and William. Extrs: sons James and John. Witt: Peter Parker & Cornelius Turner.1 

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 59 (will of Luke Burton, wife Elizabeth).

William (of Luke) Burton1

M, b. circa 1777
FatherLuke (of Robt & ___) Burton1 b. c 1747, d. b 31 Jul 1810
MotherPatience (wife of Luke Burton) Hathaway1 b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited6 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1777William (of Luke) Burton was born circa 1777 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*29 May 1810William was named in his father's will on 29 May 1810 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Luke Burton, Angola Neck, named heirs: wife Elizabeth one Negro girl Hannah (after wife's death to go to son William) and one Negro boy Little Moses; son James Burton Negro girl Lilly and 1/2 of money due me from the estate of William Prettyman; stepson Robert Prettyman one-half money due me from estate of William Prettyman; son Woolsey Burton an island of marsh in Herron Creek and Negro boy London; son William Burton Negro men Big Mose and Tom; daughter Patience Hazzard Negro girl Elon. Remainder of estate to be divided among my five sons James, John, Samuel, Woolsey and William. Extrs: sons James and John. Witt: Peter Parker & Cornelius Turner.1 

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 59 (will of Luke Burton, wife Elizabeth).

Peggy (-----)1

F, b. circa 1740
Last Edited7 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1740Peggy (-----) was born circa 1740 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1760 As of circa 1760,her married name was Gunter.1 
Marriage*circa 1760She married Mesheck Gunter, son of Joseph Gunter Sr. and Adrah Melson, circa 1760 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Husb's*8 February 1772Peggy was named in her husband's will on 8 February 1772 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Meshack Gunter gave to brother Bednego Gunter 60 acres where I live. To Benjamin Gunter, son of Bednego. To Parker Savage, son of Abel. To John Savage, son of Abel. Wife Peggy. To my Mother. Wife residual legatee. Wife & Brother Bednego Exrs. Witt: Richard Rodgers, William Savage.1 

Family

Mesheck Gunter b. c 1734, d. b 31 Mar 1772

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 261 (will of Meshack Gunter, wife Peggy).

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F, b. circa 1740
Last Edited7 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1740(-----) (-----) was born circa 1740 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1760She married Abednego Gunter, son of Joseph Gunter Sr. and Adrah Melson, circa 1760 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Married Namecirca 1760 As of circa 1760,her married name was Gunter. 

Family

Abednego Gunter b. c 1736, d. b 8 May 1783
Children 1.Joseph (of Abednego) Gunter+ b. 19 Aug 1768, d. 6 Oct 1840
 2.Benjamin (of Abednego) Gunter+ b. c 1770, d. b 25 Jun 1798
 3.Nancy (of Abednego) Gunter1 b. c 1775

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 339 (will of Adrah Gunter).

Nancy (of Abednego) Gunter1

F, b. circa 1775
FatherAbednego Gunter1 b. c 1736, d. b 8 May 1783
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1740
Last Edited14 Jun 2021
Birth*circa 1775Nancy (of Abednego) Gunter was born circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - GrMoth's*8 May 1783Nancy was named in her grandmother's will on 8 May 1783 at Accomack Co, VA. In her will Adrah Gunter named Henry Heath Exr. Grandson Joseph Gunter (under 21). Grandson Benjamin Gunter. Grandaughter Nancy Gunter. To Sarah Gunter. To Abigail Melson. To Mary & Francis Melson. Witt: Gabriel Purse, Betty Edwards.1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 339 (will of Adrah Gunter).

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

F, b. circa 1770
Last Edited7 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1770(-----) (-----) was born circa 1770 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1790She married Benjamin (of Abednego) Gunter, son of Abednego Gunter and (-----) (-----), circa 1790 at Accomack Co.1 
Married Namecirca 1790 As of circa 1790,her married name was Gunter.1 

Family

Benjamin (of Abednego) Gunter b. c 1770, d. b 25 Jun 1798
Child 1.Polly (of Ben) Gunter+1 b. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 440 (adm of Benjamin Gunter to Joseph Gunter).

Mary 'Polly' Shepherd Wolfe1

F, b. 5 September 1790, d. 12 July 1833
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*5 September 1790Mary 'Polly' Shepherd Wolfe was born on 5 September 1790 at Lewes, Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Namecirca 1810 As of circa 1810,her married name was Burton.2 
Marriage*circa 1810She married Daniel (of Woolsey & Molly) Burton, son of Woolsey (of Ben & Esther Coard) Burton (Dagsberry) and Mary 'Molly' (109) Walton, circa 1810 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Will - Husb's*7 April 1822Mary was named in her husband's will on 7 April 1822 at Lewes & Rehobeth Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. In his will Daniel Burton (Lewes-Rehobeth Hundred) gave to wife Polly Shepherd Burton, the dwelling house in which I now live, together with five acres including the out houses, except the smith's shop adjoining the creek or tail way or branch and the County Road next to the Mill. Also to wife my interest in the Mill which I hold with the heirs of Daniel Burton, which I (was) devised by the death of my father Woolsey Burton, being one half thereof the whole of the above mentioned property to her lands during her natural life. At her death to my surviving children. To son Benjamin my silver watch, my largest gun and $50. And 1/5 part of share of my estate. To son John Hilliard, $100, to be applied to his schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. To my two sons Daniel & David, $200 each to be applied to their schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. To son Peter Robinson, $200 to be applied to his schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. The Extr to have the Orphan's Court to divide the land for my children and hold in trust until they come of oage. Extr and guardians: brothers Benjamin & Miers Burton. Witt: Elizabeth Lyons, Jehu Stockley & Levi Hill.3 
Married Namecirca 1823 As of circa 1823,her married name was Wessells.1 
Marriage*circa 1823She married William F. Wessells (Vessels) circa 1823 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Death*12 July 1833Mary 'Polly' Shepherd Wolfe died on 12 July 1833 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 42.1 
Burial*Mary was buried at St. Peter's Episcopal Churchyard, Lewes, Sussex Co, DE. Findagrave shows her as Mary Shepherd "Polly" Wolfe Burton Vessels, the daughter of John Woolf) Wolfe and Mary Prettyman. The Wolfe family made their home in Lewes. She was married twice, first to Daniel Burton and then to William F. Vessels. She had a total of eight children between the two marriages.1 

Family 1

Daniel (of Woolsey & Molly) Burton b. 11 Jan 1788, d. 1 May 1822
Marriage*circa 1810She married Daniel (of Woolsey & Molly) Burton, son of Woolsey (of Ben & Esther Coard) Burton (Dagsberry) and Mary 'Molly' (109) Walton, circa 1810 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Children 1.Benjamin (of Dan) Burton2 b. 26 Feb 1810, d. 15 Jun 1888
 2.John Hillyard (of Dan) Burton2 b. 8 Nov 1813, d. 7 Apr 1882
 3.Daniel (of Dan) Burton2 b. c 1814
 4.David (of Dan) Burton2 b. 15 Mar 1817, d. 25 Jun 1855
 5.Peter Robinson Burton3 b. 27 Apr 1821, d. 7 Aug 1891

Family 2

William F. Wessells (Vessels) b. c 1790
Marriage*circa 1823Mary 'Polly' Shepherd Wolfe married William F. Wessells (Vessels) circa 1823 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/114540910/…
  2. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 67 (will of Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough).
  3. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 52 (will of Daniel Burton, wife Polly Shepherd Burton).

Benjamin (of Dan) Burton1

M, b. 26 February 1810, d. 15 June 1888
FatherDaniel (of Woolsey & Molly) Burton1 b. 11 Jan 1788, d. 1 May 1822
MotherMary 'Polly' Shepherd Wolfe1 b. 5 Sep 1790, d. 12 Jul 1833
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter) (#1)
Descendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter) (#2)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin) (#1)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin) (#2)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia) (#1)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia) (#2)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West) (#1)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West) (#2)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*26 February 1810Benjamin (of Dan) Burton was born on 26 February 1810 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Will - Father's*7 April 1822Benjamin was named in his father's will on 7 April 1822 at Lewes & Rehobeth Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. In his will Daniel Burton (Lewes-Rehobeth Hundred) gave to wife Polly Shepherd Burton, the dwelling house in which I now live, together with five acres including the out houses, except the smith's shop adjoining the creek or tail way or branch and the County Road next to the Mill. Also to wife my interest in the Mill which I hold with the heirs of Daniel Burton, which I (was) devised by the death of my father Woolsey Burton, being one half thereof the whole of the above mentioned property to her lands during her natural life. At her death to my surviving children. To son Benjamin my silver watch, my largest gun and $50. And 1/5 part of share of my estate. To son John Hilliard, $100, to be applied to his schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. To my two sons Daniel & David, $200 each to be applied to their schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. To son Peter Robinson, $200 to be applied to his schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. The Extr to have the Orphan's Court to divide the land for my children and hold in trust until they come of oage. Extr and guardians: brothers Benjamin & Miers Burton. Witt: Elizabeth Lyons, Jehu Stockley & Levi Hill.3 
Will - Uncle's*2 June 1824Benjamin was named in his uncle's will on 2 June 1824 at Dagsborough, Sussex Co, DE. In his will Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough, gave to brother Miers Burton 1/2 of my upper Saw Mill and gristmill and 1/2 part of 20 acres which lays adjoining the mills. To nephew, Benjamin Burton, son of Daniel Burton, the other 1/2 of saw mill and grist mill and 1/2 of the 2 acres adjoining. Brother Miers, all my land which lay between his lands and the lands of Joshua Ingram (dec'd) on the north side of the road leading from the store owned by myself and my brother Miers, to the place commonly called "Ingram's Old Field." To nephew Benjamin, son of Daniel, all the land lying on the south side of a line drawn from the Indian Neck to the road that leads from the store, belonging to myself and brother Miers, what is called "The Old Landing" extending up to the lands of Wingate and Ingrams. Nephew John H. Burton (son of brother Daniel), 1/2 part of the saw mill and grist mills, standing on the Creek side called the lower mills - Also, all the lands lying on the north side of the road leading to the lands of Bell's heirs up to the lands of nephew Benjamin's. Nephew Nathaniel, (son of brother Woolsey), my lands occupied by Phillip Short, consisting of three tracts of land. To brother Miers, 1/4 part of my tract called "Lebanon." My brother Woolsey's daughters Mary Burton, Priscilla Burton, and Elizabeth Burton 1/4 part of "Lebanon" each. (Brother Miers shall occupy the land until Woolsey's daughters arrive of age or marry.) To brother Woolsey's four children: Nathaniel, Mary, Priscilla and Elizabeth, 1/2 of a tract called "Plantation" in Long Neck, Indian River Hundred, which was purchased of brother John Burton. Nephew Daniel Burton, son of brother Daniel, one tract of land in River Hundred bought of William C. Williams. David Burton, son of Daniel, tract of land purchased of Mary Hemmons in Indian River Hundred. Benjamin, son of brother Daniel, tract of land known as "Burton's Island." To brother John, $2,000 in cash. To clerk Jonathan Cottingham $100. To housekeeper, Polly Cobb, bed, furniture and $200. Aunt Hessy Hopkins $30. The remainder of my estate divided between brothers Miers, brother John, children of brother Woolsey, children of Daniel Burton. Samuel G. Wright shall have the ore on my lands as contracted at $1 per ton. Extr: Miers Burton. Witt: Edward Dingle Jr., James Littleton & Sary West.1 
Marriage*1832He married Adeline Burton, daughter of Miers (of Woolsey & Molly) Burton and Hetty Burton, in 1832.4,2 
Death*15 June 1888Benjamin (of Dan) Burton died on 15 June 1888 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 78.2 
Burial*Benjamin was buried at St. George's Chapel Cemetery, Harbeson, Sussex Co, DE.2 

Family

Adeline Burton b. 25 Aug 1811, d. 18 Sep 1835

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 67 (will of Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough).
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/125503862/…
  3. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 52 (will of Daniel Burton, wife Polly Shepherd Burton).
  4. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/140118958/…

John Hillyard (of Dan) Burton1

M, b. 8 November 1813, d. 7 April 1882
FatherDaniel (of Woolsey & Molly) Burton2 b. 11 Jan 1788, d. 1 May 1822
MotherMary 'Polly' Shepherd Wolfe2 b. 5 Sep 1790, d. 12 Jul 1833
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*8 November 1813John Hillyard (of Dan) Burton was born on 8 November 1813 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*7 April 1822John was named in his father's will on 7 April 1822 at Lewes & Rehobeth Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. In his will Daniel Burton (Lewes-Rehobeth Hundred) gave to wife Polly Shepherd Burton, the dwelling house in which I now live, together with five acres including the out houses, except the smith's shop adjoining the creek or tail way or branch and the County Road next to the Mill. Also to wife my interest in the Mill which I hold with the heirs of Daniel Burton, which I (was) devised by the death of my father Woolsey Burton, being one half thereof the whole of the above mentioned property to her lands during her natural life. At her death to my surviving children. To son Benjamin my silver watch, my largest gun and $50. And 1/5 part of share of my estate. To son John Hilliard, $100, to be applied to his schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. To my two sons Daniel & David, $200 each to be applied to their schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. To son Peter Robinson, $200 to be applied to his schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. The Extr to have the Orphan's Court to divide the land for my children and hold in trust until they come of oage. Extr and guardians: brothers Benjamin & Miers Burton. Witt: Elizabeth Lyons, Jehu Stockley & Levi Hill.3 
Will - Uncle's*2 June 1824John was named in his uncle's will on 2 June 1824 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough, gave to brother Miers Burton 1/2 of my upper Saw Mill and gristmill and 1/2 part of 20 acres which lays adjoining the mills. To nephew, Benjamin Burton, son of Daniel Burton, the other 1/2 of saw mill and grist mill and 1/2 of the 2 acres adjoining. Brother Miers, all my land which lay between his lands and the lands of Joshua Ingram (dec'd) on the north side of the road leading from the store owned by myself and my brother Miers, to the place commonly called "Ingram's Old Field." To nephew Benjamin, son of Daniel, all the land lying on the south side of a line drawn from the Indian Neck to the road that leads from the store, belonging to myself and brother Miers, what is called "The Old Landing" extending up to the lands of Wingate and Ingrams. Nephew John H. Burton (son of brother Daniel), 1/2 part of the saw mill and grist mills, standing on the Creek side called the lower mills - Also, all the lands lying on the north side of the road leading to the lands of Bell's heirs up to the lands of nephew Benjamin's. Nephew Nathaniel, (son of brother Woolsey), my lands occupied by Phillip Short, consisting of three tracts of land. To brother Miers, 1/4 part of my tract called "Lebanon." My brother Woolsey's daughters Mary Burton, Priscilla Burton, and Elizabeth Burton 1/4 part of "Lebanon" each. (Brother Miers shall occupy the land until Woolsey's daughters arrive of age or marry.) To brother Woolsey's four children: Nathaniel, Mary, Priscilla and Elizabeth, 1/2 of a tract called "Plantation" in Long Neck, Indian River Hundred, which was purchased of brother John Burton. Nephew Daniel Burton, son of brother Daniel, one tract of land in River Hundred bought of William C. Williams. David Burton, son of Daniel, tract of land purchased of Mary Hemmons in Indian River Hundred. Benjamin, son of brother Daniel, tract of land known as "Burton's Island." To brother John, $2,000 in cash. To clerk Jonathan Cottingham $100. To housekeeper, Polly Cobb, bed, furniture and $200. Aunt Hessy Hopkins $30. The remainder of my estate divided between brothers Miers, brother John, children of brother Woolsey, children of Daniel Burton. Samuel G. Wright shall have the ore on my lands as contracted at $1 per ton. Extr: Miers Burton. Witt: Edward Dingle Jr., James Littleton & Sary West.2 
Death*7 April 1882He died on 7 April 1882 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 68.1 
Burial*John was buried at St. George's Chapel Cemetery, Harbeson, Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/76284845/…
  2. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 67 (will of Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough).
  3. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 52 (will of Daniel Burton, wife Polly Shepherd Burton).

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

F, b. circa 1780
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited7 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1780(-----) (-----) was born circa 1780 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Namecirca 1800 As of circa 1800,her married name was Burton.1 
Marriage*circa 1800She married Woolsey (of Woolsey & Molly) Burton, son of Woolsey (of Ben & Esther Coard) Burton (Dagsberry) and Mary 'Molly' (109) Walton, circa 1800 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 67 (will of Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough).

Nathaniel (of Woolsey) Burton1

M, b. circa 1802
FatherWoolsey (of Woolsey & Molly) Burton1 b. c 1781
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1780
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited7 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1802Nathaniel (of Woolsey) Burton was born circa 1802 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Uncle's*2 June 1824Nathaniel was named in his uncle's will on 2 June 1824 at Dagsborough, Sussex Co, DE. In his will Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough, gave to brother Miers Burton 1/2 of my upper Saw Mill and gristmill and 1/2 part of 20 acres which lays adjoining the mills. To nephew, Benjamin Burton, son of Daniel Burton, the other 1/2 of saw mill and grist mill and 1/2 of the 2 acres adjoining. Brother Miers, all my land which lay between his lands and the lands of Joshua Ingram (dec'd) on the north side of the road leading from the store owned by myself and my brother Miers, to the place commonly called "Ingram's Old Field." To nephew Benjamin, son of Daniel, all the land lying on the south side of a line drawn from the Indian Neck to the road that leads from the store, belonging to myself and brother Miers, what is called "The Old Landing" extending up to the lands of Wingate and Ingrams. Nephew John H. Burton (son of brother Daniel), 1/2 part of the saw mill and grist mills, standing on the Creek side called the lower mills - Also, all the lands lying on the north side of the road leading to the lands of Bell's heirs up to the lands of nephew Benjamin's. Nephew Nathaniel, (son of brother Woolsey), my lands occupied by Phillip Short, consisting of three tracts of land. To brother Miers, 1/4 part of my tract called "Lebanon." My brother Woolsey's daughters Mary Burton, Priscilla Burton, and Elizabeth Burton 1/4 part of "Lebanon" each. (Brother Miers shall occupy the land until Woolsey's daughters arrive of age or marry.) To brother Woolsey's four children: Nathaniel, Mary, Priscilla and Elizabeth, 1/2 of a tract called "Plantation" in Long Neck, Indian River Hundred, which was purchased of brother John Burton. Nephew Daniel Burton, son of brother Daniel, one tract of land in River Hundred bought of William C. Williams. David Burton, son of Daniel, tract of land purchased of Mary Hemmons in Indian River Hundred. Benjamin, son of brother Daniel, tract of land known as "Burton's Island." To brother John, $2,000 in cash. To clerk Jonathan Cottingham $100. To housekeeper, Polly Cobb, bed, furniture and $200. Aunt Hessy Hopkins $30. The remainder of my estate divided between brothers Miers, brother John, children of brother Woolsey, children of Daniel Burton. Samuel G. Wright shall have the ore on my lands as contracted at $1 per ton. Extr: Miers Burton. Witt: Edward Dingle Jr., James Littleton & Sary West.1 

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 67 (will of Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough).

Mary (of Woolsey) Burton1

F, b. circa 1804
FatherWoolsey (of Woolsey & Molly) Burton1 b. c 1781
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1780
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited7 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1804Mary (of Woolsey) Burton was born circa 1804 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Uncle's*2 June 1824Mary was named in her uncle's will on 2 June 1824 at Dagsborough, Sussex Co, DE. In his will Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough, gave to brother Miers Burton 1/2 of my upper Saw Mill and gristmill and 1/2 part of 20 acres which lays adjoining the mills. To nephew, Benjamin Burton, son of Daniel Burton, the other 1/2 of saw mill and grist mill and 1/2 of the 2 acres adjoining. Brother Miers, all my land which lay between his lands and the lands of Joshua Ingram (dec'd) on the north side of the road leading from the store owned by myself and my brother Miers, to the place commonly called "Ingram's Old Field." To nephew Benjamin, son of Daniel, all the land lying on the south side of a line drawn from the Indian Neck to the road that leads from the store, belonging to myself and brother Miers, what is called "The Old Landing" extending up to the lands of Wingate and Ingrams. Nephew John H. Burton (son of brother Daniel), 1/2 part of the saw mill and grist mills, standing on the Creek side called the lower mills - Also, all the lands lying on the north side of the road leading to the lands of Bell's heirs up to the lands of nephew Benjamin's. Nephew Nathaniel, (son of brother Woolsey), my lands occupied by Phillip Short, consisting of three tracts of land. To brother Miers, 1/4 part of my tract called "Lebanon." My brother Woolsey's daughters Mary Burton, Priscilla Burton, and Elizabeth Burton 1/4 part of "Lebanon" each. (Brother Miers shall occupy the land until Woolsey's daughters arrive of age or marry.) To brother Woolsey's four children: Nathaniel, Mary, Priscilla and Elizabeth, 1/2 of a tract called "Plantation" in Long Neck, Indian River Hundred, which was purchased of brother John Burton. Nephew Daniel Burton, son of brother Daniel, one tract of land in River Hundred bought of William C. Williams. David Burton, son of Daniel, tract of land purchased of Mary Hemmons in Indian River Hundred. Benjamin, son of brother Daniel, tract of land known as "Burton's Island." To brother John, $2,000 in cash. To clerk Jonathan Cottingham $100. To housekeeper, Polly Cobb, bed, furniture and $200. Aunt Hessy Hopkins $30. The remainder of my estate divided between brothers Miers, brother John, children of brother Woolsey, children of Daniel Burton. Samuel G. Wright shall have the ore on my lands as contracted at $1 per ton. Extr: Miers Burton. Witt: Edward Dingle Jr., James Littleton & Sary West.1 

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 67 (will of Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough).

Priscilla (of Woolsey) Burton1

F, b. circa 1806
FatherWoolsey (of Woolsey & Molly) Burton1 b. c 1781
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1780
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited7 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1806Priscilla (of Woolsey) Burton was born circa 1806 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Uncle's*2 June 1824Priscilla was named in her uncle's will on 2 June 1824 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough, gave to brother Miers Burton 1/2 of my upper Saw Mill and gristmill and 1/2 part of 20 acres which lays adjoining the mills. To nephew, Benjamin Burton, son of Daniel Burton, the other 1/2 of saw mill and grist mill and 1/2 of the 2 acres adjoining. Brother Miers, all my land which lay between his lands and the lands of Joshua Ingram (dec'd) on the north side of the road leading from the store owned by myself and my brother Miers, to the place commonly called "Ingram's Old Field." To nephew Benjamin, son of Daniel, all the land lying on the south side of a line drawn from the Indian Neck to the road that leads from the store, belonging to myself and brother Miers, what is called "The Old Landing" extending up to the lands of Wingate and Ingrams. Nephew John H. Burton (son of brother Daniel), 1/2 part of the saw mill and grist mills, standing on the Creek side called the lower mills - Also, all the lands lying on the north side of the road leading to the lands of Bell's heirs up to the lands of nephew Benjamin's. Nephew Nathaniel, (son of brother Woolsey), my lands occupied by Phillip Short, consisting of three tracts of land. To brother Miers, 1/4 part of my tract called "Lebanon." My brother Woolsey's daughters Mary Burton, Priscilla Burton, and Elizabeth Burton 1/4 part of "Lebanon" each. (Brother Miers shall occupy the land until Woolsey's daughters arrive of age or marry.) To brother Woolsey's four children: Nathaniel, Mary, Priscilla and Elizabeth, 1/2 of a tract called "Plantation" in Long Neck, Indian River Hundred, which was purchased of brother John Burton. Nephew Daniel Burton, son of brother Daniel, one tract of land in River Hundred bought of William C. Williams. David Burton, son of Daniel, tract of land purchased of Mary Hemmons in Indian River Hundred. Benjamin, son of brother Daniel, tract of land known as "Burton's Island." To brother John, $2,000 in cash. To clerk Jonathan Cottingham $100. To housekeeper, Polly Cobb, bed, furniture and $200. Aunt Hessy Hopkins $30. The remainder of my estate divided between brothers Miers, brother John, children of brother Woolsey, children of Daniel Burton. Samuel G. Wright shall have the ore on my lands as contracted at $1 per ton. Extr: Miers Burton. Witt: Edward Dingle Jr., James Littleton & Sary West.1 

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 67 (will of Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough).

Elizabeth (of Woolsey) Burton1

F, b. circa 1808
FatherWoolsey (of Woolsey & Molly) Burton1 b. c 1781
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1780
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited7 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1808Elizabeth (of Woolsey) Burton was born circa 1808 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Uncle's*2 June 1824Elizabeth was named in her uncle's will on 2 June 1824 at Dagsborough, Sussex Co, DE. In his will Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough, gave to brother Miers Burton 1/2 of my upper Saw Mill and gristmill and 1/2 part of 20 acres which lays adjoining the mills. To nephew, Benjamin Burton, son of Daniel Burton, the other 1/2 of saw mill and grist mill and 1/2 of the 2 acres adjoining. Brother Miers, all my land which lay between his lands and the lands of Joshua Ingram (dec'd) on the north side of the road leading from the store owned by myself and my brother Miers, to the place commonly called "Ingram's Old Field." To nephew Benjamin, son of Daniel, all the land lying on the south side of a line drawn from the Indian Neck to the road that leads from the store, belonging to myself and brother Miers, what is called "The Old Landing" extending up to the lands of Wingate and Ingrams. Nephew John H. Burton (son of brother Daniel), 1/2 part of the saw mill and grist mills, standing on the Creek side called the lower mills - Also, all the lands lying on the north side of the road leading to the lands of Bell's heirs up to the lands of nephew Benjamin's. Nephew Nathaniel, (son of brother Woolsey), my lands occupied by Phillip Short, consisting of three tracts of land. To brother Miers, 1/4 part of my tract called "Lebanon." My brother Woolsey's daughters Mary Burton, Priscilla Burton, and Elizabeth Burton 1/4 part of "Lebanon" each. (Brother Miers shall occupy the land until Woolsey's daughters arrive of age or marry.) To brother Woolsey's four children: Nathaniel, Mary, Priscilla and Elizabeth, 1/2 of a tract called "Plantation" in Long Neck, Indian River Hundred, which was purchased of brother John Burton. Nephew Daniel Burton, son of brother Daniel, one tract of land in River Hundred bought of William C. Williams. David Burton, son of Daniel, tract of land purchased of Mary Hemmons in Indian River Hundred. Benjamin, son of brother Daniel, tract of land known as "Burton's Island." To brother John, $2,000 in cash. To clerk Jonathan Cottingham $100. To housekeeper, Polly Cobb, bed, furniture and $200. Aunt Hessy Hopkins $30. The remainder of my estate divided between brothers Miers, brother John, children of brother Woolsey, children of Daniel Burton. Samuel G. Wright shall have the ore on my lands as contracted at $1 per ton. Extr: Miers Burton. Witt: Edward Dingle Jr., James Littleton & Sary West.1 

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 67 (will of Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough).

Daniel (of Dan) Burton1

M, b. circa 1814
FatherDaniel (of Woolsey & Molly) Burton1 b. 11 Jan 1788, d. 1 May 1822
MotherMary 'Polly' Shepherd Wolfe1 b. 5 Sep 1790, d. 12 Jul 1833
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1814Daniel (of Dan) Burton was born circa 1814 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*7 April 1822Daniel was named in his father's will on 7 April 1822 at Lewes & Rehobeth Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. In his will Daniel Burton (Lewes-Rehobeth Hundred) gave to wife Polly Shepherd Burton, the dwelling house in which I now live, together with five acres including the out houses, except the smith's shop adjoining the creek or tail way or branch and the County Road next to the Mill. Also to wife my interest in the Mill which I hold with the heirs of Daniel Burton, which I (was) devised by the death of my father Woolsey Burton, being one half thereof the whole of the above mentioned property to her lands during her natural life. At her death to my surviving children. To son Benjamin my silver watch, my largest gun and $50. And 1/5 part of share of my estate. To son John Hilliard, $100, to be applied to his schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. To my two sons Daniel & David, $200 each to be applied to their schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. To son Peter Robinson, $200 to be applied to his schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. The Extr to have the Orphan's Court to divide the land for my children and hold in trust until they come of oage. Extr and guardians: brothers Benjamin & Miers Burton. Witt: Elizabeth Lyons, Jehu Stockley & Levi Hill.2 
Will - Uncle's*2 June 1824Daniel was named in his uncle's will on 2 June 1824 at Dagsborough, Sussex Co, DE. In his will Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough, gave to brother Miers Burton 1/2 of my upper Saw Mill and gristmill and 1/2 part of 20 acres which lays adjoining the mills. To nephew, Benjamin Burton, son of Daniel Burton, the other 1/2 of saw mill and grist mill and 1/2 of the 2 acres adjoining. Brother Miers, all my land which lay between his lands and the lands of Joshua Ingram (dec'd) on the north side of the road leading from the store owned by myself and my brother Miers, to the place commonly called "Ingram's Old Field." To nephew Benjamin, son of Daniel, all the land lying on the south side of a line drawn from the Indian Neck to the road that leads from the store, belonging to myself and brother Miers, what is called "The Old Landing" extending up to the lands of Wingate and Ingrams. Nephew John H. Burton (son of brother Daniel), 1/2 part of the saw mill and grist mills, standing on the Creek side called the lower mills - Also, all the lands lying on the north side of the road leading to the lands of Bell's heirs up to the lands of nephew Benjamin's. Nephew Nathaniel, (son of brother Woolsey), my lands occupied by Phillip Short, consisting of three tracts of land. To brother Miers, 1/4 part of my tract called "Lebanon." My brother Woolsey's daughters Mary Burton, Priscilla Burton, and Elizabeth Burton 1/4 part of "Lebanon" each. (Brother Miers shall occupy the land until Woolsey's daughters arrive of age or marry.) To brother Woolsey's four children: Nathaniel, Mary, Priscilla and Elizabeth, 1/2 of a tract called "Plantation" in Long Neck, Indian River Hundred, which was purchased of brother John Burton. Nephew Daniel Burton, son of brother Daniel, one tract of land in River Hundred bought of William C. Williams. David Burton, son of Daniel, tract of land purchased of Mary Hemmons in Indian River Hundred. Benjamin, son of brother Daniel, tract of land known as "Burton's Island." To brother John, $2,000 in cash. To clerk Jonathan Cottingham $100. To housekeeper, Polly Cobb, bed, furniture and $200. Aunt Hessy Hopkins $30. The remainder of my estate divided between brothers Miers, brother John, children of brother Woolsey, children of Daniel Burton. Samuel G. Wright shall have the ore on my lands as contracted at $1 per ton. Extr: Miers Burton. Witt: Edward Dingle Jr., James Littleton & Sary West.1 

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 67 (will of Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough).
  2. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 52 (will of Daniel Burton, wife Polly Shepherd Burton).

David (of Dan) Burton1

M, b. 15 March 1817, d. 25 June 1855
FatherDaniel (of Woolsey & Molly) Burton1 b. 11 Jan 1788, d. 1 May 1822
MotherMary 'Polly' Shepherd Wolfe1 b. 5 Sep 1790, d. 12 Jul 1833
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*15 March 1817David (of Dan) Burton was born on 15 March 1817 at Sussex Co, DE.2 
Will - Father's*7 April 1822David was named in his father's will on 7 April 1822 at Lewes & Rehobeth Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. In his will Daniel Burton (Lewes-Rehobeth Hundred) gave to wife Polly Shepherd Burton, the dwelling house in which I now live, together with five acres including the out houses, except the smith's shop adjoining the creek or tail way or branch and the County Road next to the Mill. Also to wife my interest in the Mill which I hold with the heirs of Daniel Burton, which I (was) devised by the death of my father Woolsey Burton, being one half thereof the whole of the above mentioned property to her lands during her natural life. At her death to my surviving children. To son Benjamin my silver watch, my largest gun and $50. And 1/5 part of share of my estate. To son John Hilliard, $100, to be applied to his schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. To my two sons Daniel & David, $200 each to be applied to their schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. To son Peter Robinson, $200 to be applied to his schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. The Extr to have the Orphan's Court to divide the land for my children and hold in trust until they come of oage. Extr and guardians: brothers Benjamin & Miers Burton. Witt: Elizabeth Lyons, Jehu Stockley & Levi Hill.3 
Will - Uncle's*2 June 1824David was named in his uncle's will on 2 June 1824 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough, gave to brother Miers Burton 1/2 of my upper Saw Mill and gristmill and 1/2 part of 20 acres which lays adjoining the mills. To nephew, Benjamin Burton, son of Daniel Burton, the other 1/2 of saw mill and grist mill and 1/2 of the 2 acres adjoining. Brother Miers, all my land which lay between his lands and the lands of Joshua Ingram (dec'd) on the north side of the road leading from the store owned by myself and my brother Miers, to the place commonly called "Ingram's Old Field." To nephew Benjamin, son of Daniel, all the land lying on the south side of a line drawn from the Indian Neck to the road that leads from the store, belonging to myself and brother Miers, what is called "The Old Landing" extending up to the lands of Wingate and Ingrams. Nephew John H. Burton (son of brother Daniel), 1/2 part of the saw mill and grist mills, standing on the Creek side called the lower mills - Also, all the lands lying on the north side of the road leading to the lands of Bell's heirs up to the lands of nephew Benjamin's. Nephew Nathaniel, (son of brother Woolsey), my lands occupied by Phillip Short, consisting of three tracts of land. To brother Miers, 1/4 part of my tract called "Lebanon." My brother Woolsey's daughters Mary Burton, Priscilla Burton, and Elizabeth Burton 1/4 part of "Lebanon" each. (Brother Miers shall occupy the land until Woolsey's daughters arrive of age or marry.) To brother Woolsey's four children: Nathaniel, Mary, Priscilla and Elizabeth, 1/2 of a tract called "Plantation" in Long Neck, Indian River Hundred, which was purchased of brother John Burton. Nephew Daniel Burton, son of brother Daniel, one tract of land in River Hundred bought of William C. Williams. David Burton, son of Daniel, tract of land purchased of Mary Hemmons in Indian River Hundred. Benjamin, son of brother Daniel, tract of land known as "Burton's Island." To brother John, $2,000 in cash. To clerk Jonathan Cottingham $100. To housekeeper, Polly Cobb, bed, furniture and $200. Aunt Hessy Hopkins $30. The remainder of my estate divided between brothers Miers, brother John, children of brother Woolsey, children of Daniel Burton. Samuel G. Wright shall have the ore on my lands as contracted at $1 per ton. Extr: Miers Burton. Witt: Edward Dingle Jr., James Littleton & Sary West.1 
Death*25 June 1855He died on 25 June 1855 at Lewes, Sussex Co, DE, at age 38.2 
Burial*David was buried at St. George's Chapel Cemetery, Harbeson, Sussex Co, DE.2 

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 67 (will of Benjamin Burton, Dagsborough).
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/140123460/david-burton
  3. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 52 (will of Daniel Burton, wife Polly Shepherd Burton).

William Bagwell (of Jos & Eliz) Burton1,2

M, b. 5 June 1780, d. 25 July 1844
FatherJoseph (of Wm & Eliz) Burton b. c 1750, d. 3 Oct 1785
MotherElizabeth (146) Bagwell b. c 1750, d. b 13 Jul 1798
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter) (#1)
Descendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter) (#2)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin) (#1)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin) (#2)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited11 Feb 2021
Birth*5 June 1780William Bagwell (of Jos & Eliz) Burton was born on 5 June 1780 at Indian River Hundred, Sussex Co, DE.3 
Land deed named in*8 August 1787He was named in a deed on 8 August 1787 at tract Bottle and Cake in Long Neck, Indian River Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. Woolsey Burton [son of Benjamin] of Dagsberry Hundred, yoeman, bought from Sarah Burton of Angola and Indian River Hundred, spinster, a parcel of land containing 90 acres, being a part of a tract called Bottle and Cake, whereof William Burton, commonly called Long Burton, late of Sussex Co, by his will devised same to his son Joseph, father of aforesaid Sarah, subject to the thirds or dower of Elizabeth, the widow of said William, which being alloted to her by virtue of an order of the Orphans Court and whereas Joseph died intestate, seized of the remaining 2/3 leaving a widow and 6 children, aforesaid Sarah, Mary, Thomas, Elizabeth, William Bagwell and Patience to whom the lands descended. Tract adjoining land devised by Benjamin Burton to his son the aforesaid Woolsey Burton and runs along Herring Creek.2 
Will - Uncle's*26 April 1795William was named in his uncle's will on 26 April 1795 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will John Bagwell named heirs: wife Patience Bagwell; nephew William Bagwell Burton; Peter Bagwell McHam. Extrs: wife Patience Bagwell and Peter Bagwell McHam. Witt: Isaiah Burton, James F. Baylis, Elizabeth Rogers.4 
Marriage*11 March 1809He married Catherin (300) Bagwell, daughter of William (95) Bagwell and Ann (of Woolsey II & Eliz) Burton, on 11 March 1809 at Sussex Co, DE.5 
Will - Aunt's*13 January 1813William was named in his aunt's will on 13 January 1813 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Patience Bagwell gave to Cornelius Burton the expense his is at in repairing the wall round a graveyard at his house. To William B. Burton, if no account my estate, all my farming equipment, yoke of oxen, watch, desk, breakfast table, 2 cupboard, bed and bedstead, dutch oven, sm. Pot, however if he has accunt against my estate then the above items are void. To Lydia Burton, 6 chairs, 6 pewter plates, pair of irons, brass candlestick, dutch oven, dish kettle. To Elizabeth Irons, one cow. To Patience Newcomb, large looking glass, 6 silver teaspoons during her life at ther death to her daughter Cornelia Burton. To Comfort Parke, oval table, copper coffee pot, then to her daughter Arcady Burton. To Mary Burton, a cloth cloak. To Cornelia Burton, bed and funiture, suit of curtains, brass candlestick, 2 pewter dishes, iron pot, arm chair. To Maria Burton a walnut tea table. To Isaiah Burton one Silver spoon marked "J.P.B." To Thomas Burton - all the residue of my estate. Extr: Thomas Burton. Witt: Isaiah Clift, Elijah Warrington & Gideon Burton.1 
Death*25 July 1844He died on 25 July 1844 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 64.3 
Burial*William was buried at Staint George's Chapel Cemetery, Harbeson, Sussex Co, DE.3 

Family

Catherin (300) Bagwell b. 17 Apr 1780, d. 1 Jul 1850
Marriage*11 March 1809He married Catherin (300) Bagwell, daughter of William (95) Bagwell and Ann (of Woolsey II & Eliz) Burton, on 11 March 1809 at Sussex Co, DE.5 

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 35 (will of Patience Bagwell).
  2. [S2167] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 1, p. 68 (Unplaced Burtons).
  3. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/124885032/…
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 304 (will of John Bagwell, wife Patience).
  5. [S3106] Glenda F. Moser, Moser/Frank Family Tree on Ancestry.com.

Peter Robinson Burton1

M, b. 27 April 1821, d. 7 August 1891
FatherDaniel (of Woolsey & Molly) Burton1 b. 11 Jan 1788, d. 1 May 1822
MotherMary 'Polly' Shepherd Wolfe1 b. 5 Sep 1790, d. 12 Jul 1833
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of John Fisher (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited12 Feb 2021
Birth*27 April 1821Peter Robinson Burton was born on 27 April 1821 at Sussex Co, DE.1,2 
Will - Father's*7 April 1822Peter was named in his father's will on 7 April 1822 at Lewes & Rehobeth Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. In his will Daniel Burton (Lewes-Rehobeth Hundred) gave to wife Polly Shepherd Burton, the dwelling house in which I now live, together with five acres including the out houses, except the smith's shop adjoining the creek or tail way or branch and the County Road next to the Mill. Also to wife my interest in the Mill which I hold with the heirs of Daniel Burton, which I (was) devised by the death of my father Woolsey Burton, being one half thereof the whole of the above mentioned property to her lands during her natural life. At her death to my surviving children. To son Benjamin my silver watch, my largest gun and $50. And 1/5 part of share of my estate. To son John Hilliard, $100, to be applied to his schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. To my two sons Daniel & David, $200 each to be applied to their schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. To son Peter Robinson, $200 to be applied to his schooling and 1/5 part of my estate. The Extr to have the Orphan's Court to divide the land for my children and hold in trust until they come of oage. Extr and guardians: brothers Benjamin & Miers Burton. Witt: Elizabeth Lyons, Jehu Stockley & Levi Hill.1 
Death*7 August 1891He died on 7 August 1891 at Sussex Co, DE, at age 70.2 
Burial*Peter was buried at Coolspring Presbyterian Cemetery, Cool Spring, Sussex Co, DE.2 

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 52 (will of Daniel Burton, wife Polly Shepherd Burton).
  2. [S2259] findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/77262833/…

Polly (-----)1

F, b. circa 1775
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1775Polly (-----) was born circa 1775 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Name14 January 1795 As of 14 January 1795,her married name was Burton.1 
Marriage*14 January 1795She married James (of Luke) Burton, son of Luke (of Robt & ___) Burton and Patience (wife of Luke Burton) Hathaway, on 14 January 1795 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as James Burton who m. 14 Jan 1795 Mary/Polly Craig. Sureties were James Burton and William Craig, all of Sussex Co, DE.1,2 
Will - Husb's*29 June 1823Polly was named in her husband's will on 29 June 1823 at Angola Neck, Sussex Co, DE. In his will James Burton, Angola Neck, gave Polly Burton, one plantation adjoining lands of Robert Prettyman, Cord Burton and John Lingo and Ivy Branch, also the "Three Islands" on Herring Creek. Son John Hamilton Burton, property divided by brothers Samuel & John Burton. Eldest son James Burton lands purchased of George Robinson. Extrx wife Polly Burton. Witt: James F. Baylis & Thomas Burton.1 

Family

James (of Luke) Burton b. c 1769, d. b 9 Feb 1824
Children 1.James Burton1 b. c 1796
 2.John Hamilton Burton1 b. c 1798

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 65 (will of James Burton, wife Polly Burton).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 25 (James Burton m Mary/Polly Craig).

James Burton1

M, b. circa 1796
FatherJames (of Luke) Burton1 b. c 1769, d. b 9 Feb 1824
MotherPolly (-----)1 b. c 1775
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1796James Burton was born circa 1796 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*29 June 1823James was named in his father's will on 29 June 1823 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will James Burton, Angola Neck, gave Polly Burton, one plantation adjoining lands of Robert Prettyman, Cord Burton and John Lingo and Ivy Branch, also the "Three Islands" on Herring Creek. Son John Hamilton Burton, property divided by brothers Samuel & John Burton. Eldest son James Burton lands purchased of George Robinson. Extrx wife Polly Burton. Witt: James F. Baylis & Thomas Burton.1 

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 65 (will of James Burton, wife Polly Burton).

John Hamilton Burton1

M, b. circa 1798
FatherJames (of Luke) Burton1 b. c 1769, d. b 9 Feb 1824
MotherPolly (-----)1 b. c 1775
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1798John Hamilton Burton was born circa 1798 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*29 June 1823John was named in his father's will on 29 June 1823 at Angola Neck, Sussex Co, DE. In his will James Burton, Angola Neck, gave Polly Burton, one plantation adjoining lands of Robert Prettyman, Cord Burton and John Lingo and Ivy Branch, also the "Three Islands" on Herring Creek. Son John Hamilton Burton, property divided by brothers Samuel & John Burton. Eldest son James Burton lands purchased of George Robinson. Extrx wife Polly Burton. Witt: James F. Baylis & Thomas Burton.1 

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 65 (will of James Burton, wife Polly Burton).

Sophia Burton (widow)1

F, b. circa 1775, d. before 12 February 1822
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1775Sophia Burton (widow) was born circa 1775 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will*4 January 1822Sophia made a will on 4 January 1822 at Long Neck, Indian River Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. In her will Sophia Burton, widow, Long Neck, Indian River, gave to granddaughter Margaret N. Ingram, daughter of Jobe Ingram, one cherry tree chest. To son John Burton all the remainder of my estate, real and personal. Extr: John Burton. Witt: James T. Baylis & James F. Baylis.1 
Death*before 12 February 1822She died before 12 February 1822 at Long Neck, Indian River Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that her will was proved.1 

Family

Children 1.(-----) (dau of Sophia) Burton+1 b. c 1800, d. b 12 Feb 1822
 2.John (of Sophia) Burton1 b. c 1802

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 50 (will of Sophia Burton, widow).

(-----) (dau of Sophia) Burton1

F, b. circa 1800, d. before 12 February 1822
MotherSophia Burton (widow)1 b. c 1775, d. b 12 Feb 1822
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1800(-----) (dau of Sophia) Burton was born circa 1800 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Namecirca 1820 As of circa 1820,her married name was Ingram.1 
Marriage*circa 1820She married Jobe Ingram circa 1820 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Death*before 12 February 1822(-----) (dau of Sophia) Burton died before 12 February 1822 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Family

Jobe Ingram b. c 1800
Child 1.Margaret N. Ingram1 b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 50 (will of Sophia Burton, widow).

Jobe Ingram1

M, b. circa 1800
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1800Jobe Ingram was born circa 1800 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1820He married (-----) (dau of Sophia) Burton, daughter of Sophia Burton (widow), circa 1820 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Mother-in-law*4 January 1822Jobe was named in his mother-in-law's will on 4 January 1822 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Sophia Burton, widow, Long Neck, Indian River, gave to granddaughter Margaret N. Ingram, daughter of Jobe Ingram, one cherry tree chest. To son John Burton all the remainder of my estate, real and personal. Extr: John Burton. Witt: James T. Baylis & James F. Baylis.1 

Family

(-----) (dau of Sophia) Burton b. c 1800, d. b 12 Feb 1822
Child 1.Margaret N. Ingram1 b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 50 (will of Sophia Burton, widow).

Margaret N. Ingram1

F, b. circa 1820
FatherJobe Ingram1 b. c 1800
Mother(-----) (dau of Sophia) Burton1 b. c 1800, d. b 12 Feb 1822
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1820Margaret N. Ingram was born circa 1820 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - GrMoth's*4 January 1822Margaret was named in her grandmother's will on 4 January 1822 at Long Neck, Indian River Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. In her will Sophia Burton, widow, Long Neck, Indian River, gave to granddaughter Margaret N. Ingram, daughter of Jobe Ingram, one cherry tree chest. To son John Burton all the remainder of my estate, real and personal. Extr: John Burton. Witt: James T. Baylis & James F. Baylis.1 

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 50 (will of Sophia Burton, widow).

John (of Sophia) Burton1

M, b. circa 1802
MotherSophia Burton (widow)1 b. c 1775, d. b 12 Feb 1822
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1802John (of Sophia) Burton was born circa 1802 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Mother's*4 January 1822John was named in his mother's will on 4 January 1822 at Sussex Co, DE. In her will Sophia Burton, widow, Long Neck, Indian River, gave to granddaughter Margaret N. Ingram, daughter of Jobe Ingram, one cherry tree chest. To son John Burton all the remainder of my estate, real and personal. Extr: John Burton. Witt: James T. Baylis & James F. Baylis.1 

Citations

  1. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 50 (will of Sophia Burton, widow).

Nancy (of Thos) Bartlet1,2

F, b. circa 1760
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited10 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1760Nancy (of Thos) Bartlet was born circa 1760 at Sussex Co, DE.3 
Married Namecirca 1780 As of circa 1780,her married name was Burton.3 
Marriage*circa 1780She married Joseph (of Ben & Esther) Burton, son of Benjamin (of Woolsey I & Ann) Burton and Esther 'Hester' (of Jos & Ann) Coard, circa 1780 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Joseph Burton m. bef. 14 Jun 1804 Nancy Bartlet, dau. of Thomas Barlet (d. Feb-Mar 1805).3 
Will - Husb's*14 June 1804Nancy was named in her husband's will on 14 June 1804 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Joseph Burton named heirs: wife Nancy use of my lands for term of five years clear of any rent and then 1/3 of the land; daughter Unice Burton; daughter Nancy Burton; son Thomas all my land. Extrs: Wife Nancy and John Burton. Witt: William Fisher Toomy, Woolsey Burton & James F. Baylis. On 2 Oct 1810 Joshua Burton & Nancy Burton refused Executorship.1 

Family

Joseph (of Ben & Esther) Burton b. c 1752, d. b 4 Jul 1809
Children 1.Unice (of Joseph & Nancy) Burton1 b. c 1785
 2.Nancy (of Joseph & Nancy) Burton1 b. c 1787
 3.Thomas (of Joseph & Nancy) Burton1 b. c 1790

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 60 (will of Joseph Burton, wife Nancy).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 26 (Joseph Burton m. Nancy Bartlet).
  3. [S2289] K. Louise Planer, Sussex County, Delaware, Wills, 1813-1827, p. 50 (will of Sophia Burton, widow).

Unice (of Joseph & Nancy) Burton1

F, b. circa 1785
FatherJoseph (of Ben & Esther) Burton1 b. c 1752, d. b 4 Jul 1809
MotherNancy (of Thos) Bartlet1 b. c 1760
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1785Unice (of Joseph & Nancy) Burton was born circa 1785 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*14 June 1804Unice was named in her father's will on 14 June 1804 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Joseph Burton named heirs: wife Nancy use of my lands for term of five years clear of any rent and then 1/3 of the land; daughter Unice Burton; daughter Nancy Burton; son Thomas all my land. Extrs: Wife Nancy and John Burton. Witt: William Fisher Toomy, Woolsey Burton & James F. Baylis. On 2 Oct 1810 Joshua Burton & Nancy Burton refused Executorship.1 

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 60 (will of Joseph Burton, wife Nancy).

Nancy (of Joseph & Nancy) Burton1

F, b. circa 1787
FatherJoseph (of Ben & Esther) Burton1 b. c 1752, d. b 4 Jul 1809
MotherNancy (of Thos) Bartlet1 b. c 1760
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1787Nancy (of Joseph & Nancy) Burton was born circa 1787 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*14 June 1804Nancy was named in her father's will on 14 June 1804 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Joseph Burton named heirs: wife Nancy use of my lands for term of five years clear of any rent and then 1/3 of the land; daughter Unice Burton; daughter Nancy Burton; son Thomas all my land. Extrs: Wife Nancy and John Burton. Witt: William Fisher Toomy, Woolsey Burton & James F. Baylis. On 2 Oct 1810 Joshua Burton & Nancy Burton refused Executorship.1 

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 60 (will of Joseph Burton, wife Nancy).

Thomas (of Joseph & Nancy) Burton1

M, b. circa 1790
FatherJoseph (of Ben & Esther) Burton1 b. c 1752, d. b 4 Jul 1809
MotherNancy (of Thos) Bartlet1 b. c 1760
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1790Thomas (of Joseph & Nancy) Burton was born circa 1790 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - Father's*14 June 1804Thomas was named in his father's will on 14 June 1804 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Joseph Burton named heirs: wife Nancy use of my lands for term of five years clear of any rent and then 1/3 of the land; daughter Unice Burton; daughter Nancy Burton; son Thomas all my land. Extrs: Wife Nancy and John Burton. Witt: William Fisher Toomy, Woolsey Burton & James F. Baylis. On 2 Oct 1810 Joshua Burton & Nancy Burton refused Executorship.1 

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 60 (will of Joseph Burton, wife Nancy).

Sophia (of Ebenezer) Evans1

F, b. circa 1750
FatherEbenezer Evans Sr.1 b. c 1714, d. b 1 Jul 1793
MotherSophia Marshall1 b. c 1721, d. 1799
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited15 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1750Sophia (of Ebenezer) Evans was born circa 1750 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Namebefore 1775 As of before 1775,her married name was Burton.2 
Marriage*before 1775She married Jacob Burton (shoemaker), son of Joshua (of Wm & Frances) Burton and Comfort (of Paul & Patience) Waples, before 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Jacob Burton (b. 21 Jul 1751, d. 1807), shoemaker, m. bef. 21 Jun 1778 Sophia, dau. of Ebenzer Evans and Sophia (N).2,3 
Will - Father's*1 March 1793Sophia was named in her father's will on 1 March 1793 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Ebenezer Evans Sr. named heirs: wife Sophia Evans; sons John and Samuel Evans; daughters Sarah Derickson, Molly Tracy, Rachel Bridell and Sophia Burton; son-in-law Elihu Bridell; grandson Isaac Burton; granddaughters Arcada Hazzard and Betty Rickards. Extx wife Sophia Evans. Witt: William Hall, Eli Evans, Littleton Townsend.1 

Family

Jacob Burton (shoemaker) b. 21 Jul 1751, d. 1807
Children 1.Ebenzer Burton3 b. 1775, d. 1827
 2.Isaac (of Jacob & Sophia) Burton1 b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 242 (will of Ebenezer Evans Sr., wife Sophia).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 25 (Jacob Burton m. Sophia Evans).
  3. [S3107] Clayton Burton, Clayton Burton Family Tree on Ancestry.com.

Jacob Burton (shoemaker)1

M, b. 21 July 1751, d. 1807
FatherJoshua (of Wm & Frances) Burton2 b. 31 May 1716, d. 10 Jul 1763
MotherComfort (of Paul & Patience) Waples2 b. c 1726
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited15 Feb 2021
Birth*21 July 1751Jacob Burton (shoemaker) was born on 21 July 1751 at Sussex Co, DE.3 
Marriage*before 1775He married Sophia (of Ebenezer) Evans, daughter of Ebenezer Evans Sr. and Sophia Marshall, before 1775 at Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Jacob Burton (b. 21 Jul 1751, d. 1807), shoemaker, m. bef. 21 Jun 1778 Sophia, dau. of Ebenzer Evans and Sophia (N).3,2 
Death*1807Jacob Burton (shoemaker) died in 1807 at Sussex Co, DE.3 

Family

Sophia (of Ebenezer) Evans b. c 1750
Children 1.Ebenzer Burton2 b. 1775, d. 1827
 2.Isaac (of Jacob & Sophia) Burton4 b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800.
  2. [S3107] Clayton Burton, Clayton Burton Family Tree on Ancestry.com.
  3. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 25 (Jacob Burton m. Sophia Evans).
  4. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 242 (will of Ebenezer Evans Sr., wife Sophia).

Isaac (of Jacob & Sophia) Burton1

M, b. circa 1780
FatherJacob Burton (shoemaker)1 b. 21 Jul 1751, d. 1807
MotherSophia (of Ebenezer) Evans1 b. c 1750
ChartsDescendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1780Isaac (of Jacob & Sophia) Burton was born circa 1780 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Will - GrFath's*1 March 1793Isaac was named in his grandfather's will on 1 March 1793. In his will Ebenezer Evans Sr. named heirs: wife Sophia Evans; sons John and Samuel Evans; daughters Sarah Derickson, Molly Tracy, Rachel Bridell and Sophia Burton; son-in-law Elihu Bridell; grandson Isaac Burton; granddaughters Arcada Hazzard and Betty Rickards. Extx wife Sophia Evans. Witt: William Hall, Eli Evans, Littleton Townsend.1 

Citations

  1. [S2194] State Archivist Leon deValinger Jr, Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800, p. 242 (will of Ebenezer Evans Sr., wife Sophia).

Jacob (of Jacob & Ann) Burton1

M, b. 2 September 1753, d. before 12 January 1810
FatherJacob (of Jos of Wm I) Burton (house carpenter)2 b. c 1714, d. a 7 Nov 1758
MotherAnn (-----)1 b. c 1715
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited10 Feb 2021
Birth*2 September 1753Jacob (of Jacob & Ann) Burton was born on 2 September 1753 at St. George's Parish, Indian River Hundred, Sussex Co, DE. Jacob, son of Jacob & Ann Burton, b. 2 Sep 1753, baptized 18 Nov 1753 at St. George's Chapel.1 
Will*19 November 1809Jacob made a will on 19 November 1809 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Jacob Burton named heirs: sister Sarah Stockley; neice Leah Stockly; Robert Burton, son of Robert P. Burton. Extrx: Neice Polly Burton, widow of Robert P. Burton. Witt: Wm. Woolf & James T. Baylis. 
Death*before 12 January 1810He died before 12 January 1810 at Sussex Co, DE. It was on this date that his will was proved.2 

Citations

  1. [S2167] F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 1, p. 53 (William Burton Family).
  2. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 55 (will of Jacob Burton, sister Sarah Stockley).

John? Stockley1

M, b. circa 1770
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1770John? Stockley was born circa 1770 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*circa 1775He married Sarah (of Jacob & Ann) Burton, daughter of Jacob (of Jos of Wm I) Burton (house carpenter) and Ann (-----), circa 1775 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Security on MLB*15 June 1796John? Stockley was the security on a M.L.B. On 15 June 1796 at Indian River, Sussex Co, DE. Robert Burton m. 15 Jun 1796 (M.B. same date) Polly Stockley. Sureties on M.B. were Robert Burton & John Stockley of Indian River.2 

Family

Sarah (of Jacob & Ann) Burton b. c 1746
Children 1.Polly (of Sarah) Stockley+1 b. c 1780
 2.Leah (of Sarah) Stockley1 b. c 1785

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 55 (will of Jacob Burton, sister Sarah Stockley).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 26 (Robert Burton m Polly Stockley).

Polly (of Sarah) Stockley1

F, b. circa 1780
FatherJohn? Stockley1 b. c 1770
MotherSarah (of Jacob & Ann) Burton1 b. c 1746
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited10 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1780Polly (of Sarah) Stockley was born circa 1780 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Married Name15 June 1796 As of 15 June 1796,her married name was Burton.2 
Marriage*15 June 1796She married Robert P. Burton on 15 June 1796 at Indian River, Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Robert Burton m. 15 Jun 1796 (M.B. same date) Polly Stockley. Sureties on M.B. were Robert Burton & John Stockley of Indian River.2 
Will - Uncle's*19 November 1809Polly was named in her uncle's will on 19 November 1809 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Jacob Burton named heirs: sister Sarah Stockley; neice Leah Stockly; Robert Burton, son of Robert P. Burton. Extrx: Neice Polly Burton, widow of Robert P. Burton. Witt: Wm. Woolf & James T. Baylis.1 

Family

Robert P. Burton b. c 1775, d. b 19 Nov 1809
Child 1.Robert (of Robt P) Burton1 b. c 1797

Citations

  1. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 55 (will of Jacob Burton, sister Sarah Stockley).
  2. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 26 (Robert Burton m Polly Stockley).

Robert P. Burton1

M, b. circa 1775, d. before 19 November 1809
ChartsDescendants of William Burton (Gentleman, Metompkin)
Last Edited8 Feb 2021
Birth*circa 1775Robert P. Burton was born circa 1775 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*15 June 1796He married Polly (of Sarah) Stockley, daughter of John? Stockley and Sarah (of Jacob & Ann) Burton, on 15 June 1796 at Indian River, Sussex Co, DE. He was shown as Robert Burton m. 15 Jun 1796 (M.B. same date) Polly Stockley. Sureties on M.B. were Robert Burton & John Stockley of Indian River.1 
Death*before 19 November 1809Robert P. Burton died before 19 November 1809 at Sussex Co, DE. In his will Jacob Burton named heirs: sister Sarah Stockley; neice Leah Stockly; Robert Burton, son of Robert P. Burton. Extrx: Neice Polly Burton, widow of Robert P. Burton. Witt: Wm. Woolf & James T. Baylis.2 

Family

Polly (of Sarah) Stockley b. c 1780
Child 1.Robert (of Robt P) Burton2 b. c 1797

Citations

  1. [S2404] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Marriage References, 1648-1800, p. 26 (Robert Burton m Polly Stockley).
  2. [S2296] F. Edward Wright, Sussex County, Delware, Wills, 1800-1813, p. 55 (will of Jacob Burton, sister Sarah Stockley).