Leviner Bishop1

F, b. circa 1752
FatherJohn Bishop1 b. c 1725, d. b 28 Jun 1785
MotherBetty (-----)1 b. c 1725
Last Edited21 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1752Leviner Bishop was born circa 1752 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Shiles.1 
Marriage*circa 1775She married (-----) Shiles circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Codicil - Father's*9 January 1785Leviner was named in her father's codicil on 9 January 1785 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will John Bishop gave to wife Betty whole estate. Wife Exec. Witt: Elisha Hornsby, Josiah Harrison, John Mears. Codicil: - 9 Jan. 1785 - To daughter Leviner Shiles 1 s. To daughter Mary Jarvis 1 s. To daughter Elizabeth Wimbrough 1 s. To daughter Dolly Millener 1 s. Witt: Elisha Hornsby, William Darby.1 

Family

(-----) Shiles b. c 1750

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 356 (will of John Bishop, wife Betty).

(-----) Shiles1

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited21 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1750(-----) Shiles was born circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1775He married Leviner Bishop, daughter of John Bishop and Betty (-----), circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Leviner Bishop b. c 1752

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 356 (will of John Bishop, wife Betty).

Mary Bishop1

F, b. circa 1754
FatherJohn Bishop1 b. c 1725, d. b 28 Jun 1785
MotherBetty (-----)1 b. c 1725
Last Edited21 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1754Mary Bishop was born circa 1754 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Jarvis.1 
Marriage*circa 1775She married (-----) Jarvis circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Codicil - Father's*9 January 1785Mary was named in her father's codicil on 9 January 1785 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will John Bishop gave to wife Betty whole estate. Wife Exec. Witt: Elisha Hornsby, Josiah Harrison, John Mears. Codicil: - 9 Jan. 1785 - To daughter Leviner Shiles 1 s. To daughter Mary Jarvis 1 s. To daughter Elizabeth Wimbrough 1 s. To daughter Dolly Millener 1 s. Witt: Elisha Hornsby, William Darby.1 

Family

(-----) Jarvis b. c 1750

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 356 (will of John Bishop, wife Betty).

(-----) Jarvis1

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited21 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1750(-----) Jarvis was born circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1775He married Mary Bishop, daughter of John Bishop and Betty (-----), circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Mary Bishop b. c 1754

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 356 (will of John Bishop, wife Betty).

Elizabeth Bishop1

F, b. circa 1756
FatherJohn Bishop1 b. c 1725, d. b 28 Jun 1785
MotherBetty (-----)1 b. c 1725
Last Edited21 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1756Elizabeth Bishop was born circa 1756 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Wimbrough. 
Marriage*circa 1775She married (-----) Wimbrough circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Codicil - Father's*9 January 1785Elizabeth was named in her father's codicil on 9 January 1785 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will John Bishop gave to wife Betty whole estate. Wife Exec. Witt: Elisha Hornsby, Josiah Harrison, John Mears. Codicil: - 9 Jan. 1785 - To daughter Leviner Shiles 1 s. To daughter Mary Jarvis 1 s. To daughter Elizabeth Wimbrough 1 s. To daughter Dolly Millener 1 s. Witt: Elisha Hornsby, William Darby.1 

Family

(-----) Wimbrough b. c 1750

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 356 (will of John Bishop, wife Betty).

(-----) Wimbrough1

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited21 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1750(-----) Wimbrough was born circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1775He married Elizabeth Bishop, daughter of John Bishop and Betty (-----), circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Elizabeth Bishop b. c 1756

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 356 (will of John Bishop, wife Betty).

Dolly Bishop1

F, b. circa 1758
FatherJohn Bishop1 b. c 1725, d. b 28 Jun 1785
MotherBetty (-----)1 b. c 1725
Last Edited21 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1758Dolly Bishop was born circa 1758 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Millener.1 
Marriage*circa 1775She married (-----) Milliner circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Codicil - Father's*9 January 1785Dolly was named in her father's codicil on 9 January 1785 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will John Bishop gave to wife Betty whole estate. Wife Exec. Witt: Elisha Hornsby, Josiah Harrison, John Mears. Codicil: - 9 Jan. 1785 - To daughter Leviner Shiles 1 s. To daughter Mary Jarvis 1 s. To daughter Elizabeth Wimbrough 1 s. To daughter Dolly Millener 1 s. Witt: Elisha Hornsby, William Darby.1 

Family

(-----) Milliner b. c 1750

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 356 (will of John Bishop, wife Betty).

(-----) Milliner1

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited21 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1750(-----) Milliner was born circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1775He married Dolly Bishop, daughter of John Bishop and Betty (-----), circa 1775 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Dolly Bishop b. c 1758

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 356 (will of John Bishop, wife Betty).

Esther Wimbrough1

F, b. circa 1760
Last Edited21 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1760Esther Wimbrough was born circa 1760 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Will - Witnessed*9 June 1789Esther witnessed a will on 9 June 1789 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that William Arbuckle, Esther Wimbrough & Levin Melson witnessed the will of Jacob Shearwood, wife Anne.1 

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 382 (will of Jacob Shearwood, wife Ann).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 282 (will of Jacob Shearwood, wife Ann).

Comfort (-----)1

F, b. circa 1725
Last Edited21 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1725Comfort (-----) was born circa 1725 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1750 As of circa 1750,her married name was Wimbrough.1 
Marriage*circa 1750She married Solomon Lucas Wimbrough, son of John Wimbrough (Wimberer) and Rachel Lucas, circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Land sold*1764Comfort (-----) sold land in 1764 at tract A121, Modest Town, Accomack Co, VA. Solomon & Comfort Wimbrough sold 50 acres to John Wimbrough, and the next year Solomon alone sold him the balance.1 

Family

Solomon Lucas Wimbrough b. c 1720, d. b 23 Feb 1768

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1161 (tract A121).

Peter Wimbrough1

M, b. circa 1700, d. before 13 March 1746/47
Last Edited22 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1700Peter Wimbrough was born circa 1700 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Death*before 13 March 1746/47He died before 13 March 1746/47 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Land leased named in*13 March 1746/47He was named in a land lease on 13 March 1746/47 at Sea Side, Accomack Co, VA. For 100 lbs tobacco annually, Sebastian Cropper rents and farm lets all the planatation whereon Peter Wimbrough, dec'd, formerly lived including 50 acres of land lying in Accomack County near the seaboard side (described) to the line of Bowman Cropper, the annual rent to be paid on the 1st of April during the natural life of the said Sebastian, and the said Henry Milliner agrees to plant and raise 150 apple trees, including the number already planted, on the said plantation, and Cropper agrees that Amy, the wife of the said Henry, should she survive him, shall enjoy her widowhood on the said land. Signed Sebastian Cropper & Henry Milliner.1 

Family

Child 1.George (of Peter) Wimbrough (Wimborough)2 b. c 1740

Citations

  1. [S1011] Leslie & Neil Keddie, Accomack Co, VA, Deeds, 1744-1746 & 1746-1749, p. 37 (Sebastian Cropper to Henry Milliner).
  2. [S142] Netti Schreiner-Yantis and Florence Love, Accomack Co, VA, Personal Property Tax Lists For The Year 1787, p. 89 & 107.

John Wimbrough Sr. (Winberry)1

M, b. circa 1625
Last Edited21 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1625John Wimbrough Sr. (Winberry) was born circa 1625.1 
Land assigned to*1650He had land assigned to him in 1650 at tract N75, south side entrance of Nassawadox Cr, Northampton Co, VA. In 1638 this land was patented by Stephen Charlton for 1,000 acres and in 1641 a new patent to him for 500 acres adjacent. In 1643 a small piece sold by Charlton, who in this year assigned to Sampson Robins a tract of unspecified acreage. In 1648 Robins assigned to Richard Teague and two years later he assigned to John Winberry. In 1684 William Westerhouse (wife Elizebeth) of N75A left 150 acres to Ann Catharina, the daughter of Elizabeth Harper. He described it as the balance of his land which had belonged to Captain Charlton's patent and said he had bought if from Tobias Selby and John Winberry Sr. Deeds from them are not on record, nor is Selby's part in the transaction explained.1 
Marriage*circa 1675He married (-----) (-----) circa 1675.1 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1650
Child 1.John Wimbrough (Wimberer)+1 b. c 1690, d. b 29 May 1759

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 423 (tract N75).

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

F, b. circa 1650
Last Edited21 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1650(-----) (-----) was born circa 1650. 
Marriage*circa 1675She married John Wimbrough Sr. (Winberry) circa 1675.1 
Married Namecirca 1675 As of circa 1675,her married name was Wimbrough.1 

Family

John Wimbrough Sr. (Winberry) b. c 1625
Child 1.John Wimbrough (Wimberer)+1 b. c 1690, d. b 29 May 1759

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 423 (tract N75).

Lewis Knight (Chevalier)1

M, b. circa 1660
Last Edited22 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1660Lewis Knight (Chevalier) was born circa 1660.1 
Marriage*circa 1685He married Hester (-----) circa 1685 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Land bought*1689Lewis Knight (Chevalier) bought land in 1689 at tract A121, Modest Town, Accomack Co, VA. Daniel Jenifer sold an unspecified acreage to Lewis Chevalier, alias Lewis Knight; it was called "The Nightingale" and was along the east side of the highway and on the north side of the diagonal back road. In 1701 Lewis and Hester Knight sold as 200 acres to Stephen Warrington Sr. and eight years later he left 100 acres to each of his sons Walter and Alexander.1 
Land sold*1701He sold land in 1701 at tract A121, Modest Town, Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Hester (-----) b. c 1660

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1161 (tract A121).

Hester (-----)1

F, b. circa 1660
Last Edited22 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1660Hester (-----) was born circa 1660.1 
Married Namecirca 1685 As of circa 1685,her married name was Knight.1 
Marriage*circa 1685She married Lewis Knight (Chevalier) circa 1685 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Land sold*1701Hester (-----) sold land in 1701 at tract A121, Modest Town, Accomack Co, VA. Daniel Jenifer sold an unspecified acreage to Lewis Chevalier, alias Lewis Knight; it was called "The Nightingale" and was along the east side of the highway and on the north side of the diagonal back road. In 1701 Lewis and Hester Knight sold as 200 acres to Stephen Warrington Sr. and eight years later he left 100 acres to each of his sons Walter and Alexander.1 

Family

Lewis Knight (Chevalier) b. c 1660

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1161 (tract A121).

George (of Alex) Warrington1

M, b. circa 1705
FatherAlexander Warrington1 b. c 1665, d. b 2 May 1721
MotherAnne (-----)1 b. c 1685
Last Edited22 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1705George (of Alex) Warrington was born circa 1705 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Land inherited*1721He inherited land in 1721 at tract A121, Modest Town, Accomack Co, VA. Alexander Warrington died intestate, leaving a widow Anne and a son George as heir-at-law, and in 1741 George and Agnes Warrington sold 100 acres of this tract to Ann Clemens, widow of N'hamp County.1 
Marriage*circa 1725He married Agnes (-----) circa 1725 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Land sold*24 November 1741George (of Alex) Warrington sold land on 24 November 1741 at tract A121, Modest Town, Accomack Co, VA. George and Agnes Warrington sold 100 acres of this tract to Ann Clemens, a widow of Northampton for £21.1, lying near Kikotank called "The Nightingale" and bounded easterly on the land of John Wimbrough and westerly on the land of Joseph Bell and Jacob Bishop and north and west on the land of Bennet Mason and on the south by land of Bartholomew Mears.1,2 

Family

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

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1161 (tract A121).
  2. [S3168] Leslie & Neil Keddie, Accomack Co, VA, Deeds, No. 1, 1737-1743, p. 41 (George Warrington to Ann Clemens).

Agnes (-----)1

F, b. circa 1705
Last Edited22 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1705Agnes (-----) was born circa 1705 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1725 As of circa 1725,her married name was Warrington.1 
Marriage*circa 1725She married George (of Alex) Warrington, son of Alexander Warrington and Anne (-----), circa 1725 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Land sold*24 November 1741Agnes (-----) sold land on 24 November 1741 at tract A121, Modest Town, Accomack Co, VA. George and Agnes Warrington sold 100 acres of this tract to Ann Clemens, a widow of Northampton for £21.1, lying near Kikotank called "The Nightingale" and bounded easterly on the land of John Wimbrough and westerly on the land of Joseph Bell and Jacob Bishop and north and west on the land of Bennet Mason and on the south by land of Bartholomew Mears.1 

Family

George (of Alex) Warrington b. c 1705

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1161 (tract A121).

John Wimbrough (Wimborough) (1787 tax list)1

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited22 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1750John Wimbrough (Wimborough) (1787 tax list) was born circa 1750 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Tax list (personal)*19 April 1787He was on the personal property tax list on 19 April 1787 at Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John Wimborough with 0 white males above 16 & under 21; 1 black above age 16; 0 black under 16; 1 horse, mare, colt or mule; and 3 cattle.1 

Citations

  1. [S142] Netti Schreiner-Yantis and Florence Love, Accomack Co, VA, Personal Property Tax Lists For The Year 1787, p. 89 & 107.

George (of Peter) Wimbrough (Wimborough)1

M, b. circa 1740
FatherPeter Wimbrough1 b. c 1700, d. b 13 Mar 1746/47
Last Edited22 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1740George (of Peter) Wimbrough (Wimborough) was born circa 1740 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Witnessed*16 February 1775George witnessed a will on 16 February 1775 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Edward Gunter, George Wimbrough & Mary Hampton witnessed the will of William Sacker James, wife Leah.2 
Tax list (personal)*19 April 1787He was on the personal property tax list on 19 April 1787 at Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Geo. Wimborough with 0 white males above 16 & under 21; 0 blacks above age 16; 0 blacks under 16; 0 horses, mares, colts or mules; and 2 cattle. Notes show "s. Peter" assumed to mean son of Peter.1 

Citations

  1. [S142] Netti Schreiner-Yantis and Florence Love, Accomack Co, VA, Personal Property Tax Lists For The Year 1787, p. 89 & 107.
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 287 (will of William Sacker James, wife Leah).

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

F, b. circa 1760
Last Edited24 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1760(-----) (-----) was born circa 1760 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1785She married Ebern Wimbrough circa 1785 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1785 As of circa 1785,her married name was Wimbrough.1 

Family

Ebern Wimbrough b. c 1750, d. b 2 Apr 1817
Children 1.William W. Wimbrough+2 b. c 1785
 2.John Wimbrough+ b. c 1790, d. b 28 Jun 1830
 3.Nancy Wimbrough2 b. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 57 (Ebern Wimbro, seaman in the Virginia Navy).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 614 (will of Ebron Wimbra, Chincoteague).

George Wimbrough1

M, b. before 1775, d. 28 July 1824
Last Edited22 Jan 2022
Birth*before 1775George Wimbrough was born before 1775 at Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*31 December 1804He married Nancy Harmon on 31 December 1804 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census head*1820George was listed as a head of household in the census of 1820 at Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as George Wimburgh, age 45+ (b. bef 1775). Listed with him were the following: 1F0-10; 1F10-16; 1F26-45 and no slaves or FNs. (NOTE: He was listed on page 5 near Ezekiel, Nancy & Galin Hinman, possibly between Messongo Creek and Guilford Creek on the Bayside.)3 
Death*28 July 1824He died on 28 July 1824 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Jonathan Watson, widower, married Nancy Wimbro, widow.2 
Admin of estate*27 February 1826Administration of George estate was filed on 27 February 1826 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of George Wimbrough was granted to Nehemiah Taylor with William Coard, Arthur Coard & Skinner Wallop securities.1 

Family

Nancy Harmon b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 614 (adm of George Wimbrough to Nehemiah Taylor).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S578] Jody Powell, 1800, 1810, 1820 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Nancy Harmon1

F, b. circa 1780
Last Edited22 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1780Nancy Harmon was born circa 1780 at Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name31 December 1804 As of 31 December 1804,her married name was Wimbrough.1 
Marriage*31 December 1804She married George Wimbrough on 31 December 1804 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name28 July 1824 As of 28 July 1824,her married name was Watson.1 
Marriage*28 July 1824Nancy Harmon married Jonathan Watson, son of Jonathan West Watson and Sarah Wimbrough, on 28 July 1824 at Accomack Co, VA. They were shown as Jonathan Watson, widower, and Nancy Wimbro, widow.1 
Will - Husb's*6 March 1827Nancy was named in her husband's will on 6 March 1827 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Jonathan Watson gave to son Zadock Watson land whereon I now live & ... To wife Nancy Watson a peaceable & quiet home on the premises whereon I now dwell & ... To son Zadock Watson & grandson Evans Lewis land called Piney Island. To Zadock Watson ½ of the land whereon he now lives & the other ½ to Purnell Watson & John Watson, son of Robert Watson. To wife Nancy Watson & Evans Lewis … To William Watson son of West(?) Watson in Worcester County Maryland land purchased of West Watson his father being in Worcester County. Witt: Joshua Whealton, William Sharpley & William Read Jr.2 

Family 1

George Wimbrough b. b 1775, d. 28 Jul 1824

Family 2

Jonathan Watson b. c 1765, d. b 30 Jul 1827

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 573 (will of Jonathan Watson, wife Nancy).

Nancy (of Jno) Wimbrough1

F, b. circa 1825
FatherJohn Wimbrough1 b. c 1790, d. b 28 Jun 1830
MotherMary 'Polly' Sharpley1 b. c 1800
Last Edited23 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1825Nancy (of Jno) Wimbrough was born circa 1825 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Rev War Vet relative*29 July 1835She was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 29 July 1835 at Accomack Co, VA. Ezekiel and Nancy Wimbro are the only heirs at law of John Wimbro, the residuary devisee of Ebern Wimbro, seaman in the Virginia Navy in the Rev. War.1 

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 57 (Ebern Wimbro, seaman in the Virginia Navy).

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

F, b. circa 1765
Last Edited30 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1765(-----) (-----) was born circa 1765 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1784She married John M. Jester circa 1784 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1784 As of circa 1784,her married name was Jester.1 

Family

John M. Jester b. c 1755, d. b 29 May 1821
Children 1.James (of Jno M) Jester+ b. c 1785, d. b 25 Nov 1839
 2.Sally Jester+ b. c 1787, d. b 26 Feb 1833
 3.Elijah (of Jno M) Jester+2 b. c 1800, d. b 1850
 4.Rachel (of Jno M) Jester1 b. c 1805

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 285 (estate settlement of John M. Jester).
  2. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 43 (heirs of John Jester).

Mary (of Jms) Jones1

F, b. circa 1800, d. before 11 August 1834
Last Edited30 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1800Mary (of Jms) Jones was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name27 August 1821 As of 27 August 1821,her married name was Jester.1 
Marriage*27 August 1821She married James (of Jno M) Jester, son of John M. Jester and (-----) (-----), on 27 August 1821 at Accomack Co, VA. Josiah Doughty was security on the M.L.B. of James Jester of Jno. and Mary Jones of Jms. Another record shows they were married 25 Oct 1821.1 
Death*before 11 August 1834Mary (of Jms) Jones died before 11 August 1834 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Esan Boston and Levin Core were securities on the M.L.B. of James Jester, widower and Hetty Hall, widow.2 

Family

James (of Jno M) Jester b. c 1785, d. b 25 Nov 1839
Children 1.Selby (of Jms & Mary) Jester3 b. c 1828
 2.Oliver (of Jms & Mary) Jester3 b. c 1831
 3.Charlotte (of Jms & Mary) Jester3 b. c 1833

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 142 (James Jester, wdr, m. Hetty Hall, wdr).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 285 (will of James Jester, Chincoteague Island, wife Nancy).

Rebecca Jones1

F, b. circa 1785, d. before 18 July 1812
Last Edited30 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1785Rebecca Jones was born circa 1785 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*31 December 1803She married James (of Jno M) Jester, son of John M. Jester and (-----) (-----), on 31 December 1803 at Accomack Co, VA. Parker Thornton was security on the M.L.B. of James Jester and Rebecca Jones.1 
Married Name31 December 1803 As of 31 December 1803,her married name was Jester.1 
Death*before 18 July 1812Rebecca Jones died before 18 July 1812 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that James Jester married Molly Taylor.2 

Family

James (of Jno M) Jester b. c 1785, d. b 25 Nov 1839
Children 1.Lana (of Jms & Rebecca) Jester3 b. c 1804
 2.Sarah (of Jms & Rebecca) Jester3 b. c 1806
 3.Elizabeth (of Jms & Rebecca) Jester1 b. c 1808
 4.John S. (of Jms & Rebecca) Jester+3 b. c 1810, d. 1 Oct 1879

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 141 (James Jeser m. Molly Taylor).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 285 (will of James Jester, Chincoteague Island, wife Nancy).

Lana (of Jms & Rebecca) Jester1

F, b. circa 1804
FatherJames (of Jno M) Jester1 b. c 1785, d. b 25 Nov 1839
MotherRebecca Jones1 b. c 1785, d. b 18 Jul 1812
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1804Lana (of Jms & Rebecca) Jester was born circa 1804 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1830 As of circa 1830,her married name was Claville.1 
Marriage*circa 1830She married Henry Claville circa 1830.1 
Will - Father's*12 April 1839Lana was named in her father's will on 12 April 1839 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. In his will James Jester (Chincoteague Island) gave to wife Nancy Jester all the property she had when I married her. To my son John Jester $3 & …. Daughter Lana Clavel, wife of Henry Clavel, … To son David Jester ... To daughter Sarah Barret, wife of John Barret, … To son James Jester … To daughter Mary Jester … To daughter Eliza Conner ... To my son Michael Jester ... To my son William Jester ... To my daughter Rebecca Jester ... Son James Jester Extr. To my son James Jester, together with my son William Jester & Selby Jester & Oliver Jester & Charlotte Jester, the remainder. Witt: John Lewis, George Jones & Burton Jones. Prob: John Lewis, Timothy Hill & Edward U. Powell securities.1 

Family

Henry Claville b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 285 (will of James Jester, Chincoteague Island, wife Nancy).

Sarah (of Jms & Rebecca) Jester1

F, b. circa 1806
FatherJames (of Jno M) Jester1 b. c 1785, d. b 25 Nov 1839
MotherRebecca Jones1 b. c 1785, d. b 18 Jul 1812
Last Edited30 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1806Sarah (of Jms & Rebecca) Jester was born circa 1806 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1830 As of circa 1830,her married name was Barrett.1 
Marriage*circa 1830She married John Barrett circa 1830.1 
Will - Father's*12 April 1839Sarah was named in her father's will on 12 April 1839 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. In his will James Jester (Chincoteague Island) gave to wife Nancy Jester all the property she had when I married her. To my son John Jester $3 & …. Daughter Lana Clavel, wife of Henry Clavel, … To son David Jester ... To daughter Sarah Barret, wife of John Barret, … To son James Jester … To daughter Mary Jester … To daughter Eliza Conner ... To my son Michael Jester ... To my son William Jester ... To my daughter Rebecca Jester ... Son James Jester Extr. To my son James Jester, together with my son William Jester & Selby Jester & Oliver Jester & Charlotte Jester, the remainder. Witt: John Lewis, George Jones & Burton Jones. Prob: John Lewis, Timothy Hill & Edward U. Powell securities.1 

Family

John Barrett b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 285 (will of James Jester, Chincoteague Island, wife Nancy).

John Barrett1

M, b. circa 1810
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1810John Barrett was born circa 1810.1 
Marriage*circa 1830He married Sarah (of Jms & Rebecca) Jester, daughter of James (of Jno M) Jester and Rebecca Jones, circa 1830.1 
Will - Father-in-law*12 April 1839John was named in his father-in-law's will on 12 April 1839 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will James Jester (Chincoteague Island) gave to wife Nancy Jester all the property she had when I married her. To my son John Jester $3 & …. Daughter Lana Clavel, wife of Henry Clavel, … To son David Jester ... To daughter Sarah Barret, wife of John Barret, … To son James Jester … To daughter Mary Jester … To daughter Eliza Conner ... To my son Michael Jester ... To my son William Jester ... To my daughter Rebecca Jester ... Son James Jester Extr. To my son James Jester, together with my son William Jester & Selby Jester & Oliver Jester & Charlotte Jester, the remainder. Witt: John Lewis, George Jones & Burton Jones. Prob: John Lewis, Timothy Hill & Edward U. Powell securities.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 285 (will of James Jester, Chincoteague Island, wife Nancy).

Nancy Wimbrough1

F, b. circa 1795
FatherEbern Wimbrough1 b. c 1750, d. b 2 Apr 1817
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1760
Last Edited24 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1795Nancy Wimbrough was born circa 1795 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*12 August 1816Nancy was named in her father's will on 12 August 1816 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will Ebron Wimbra of Chincoteague gave to daughter Nancy Wimbra... To son William Wimbra... To son John Wimbra the residue. Son John Wimbra Extr. Witt: Thompson Holmes, Eliza Holmes & Zelah Davis.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 614 (will of Ebron Wimbra, Chincoteague).

Moses Wise Hinman1

M, b. circa 1790, d. before 28 January 1833
FatherThomas (of Moses) Hinman1 b. c 1767
Mother(-----) Wise (Wise?)1 b. c 1770
Last Edited25 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1790Moses Wise Hinman was born circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA.1,2 
Marriage*3 August 1824He married Mary W. (of Geo) Matthews on 3 August 1824 at Accomack Co, VA. Henry Whaley and John Coleburn were security on the M.L.B. of Moses Wise Hinman, of Thomas, and Mary Waterfield, widow of Jacob.1 
Census head*1830Moses was listed as a head of household in the census of 1830 at Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. The HH was headed by Moses W. Hinman, age 40-50 (b.c. 1780-1790). Listed with him were 3M0-5, 1M20-30, 1M70-80, 2F5-10, 2F20-30, no FNs & no slaves.2 
Death*before 28 January 1833He died before 28 January 1833 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Moses W. Hinman was granted to Mary Hinman with Henry Mears & William J. Mathews securities.3 

Family

Mary W. (of Geo) Matthews b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S580] Jody Powell, 1830 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  3. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 270 (adm of Moses W. Hinman to Mary Hinman).

(1st wife of Moses) (-----)

F, b. circa 1745
Last Edited24 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1745(1st wife of Moses) (-----) was born circa 1745. 
Marriage*circa 1765She married Moses Hinman circa 1765 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1765 As of circa 1765,her married name was Hinman.1 

Family

Moses Hinman b. c 1745, d. b 20 Sep 1804
Children 1.Major (of Moses) Hinman b. c 1765
 2.Thomas (of Moses) Hinman+2 b. c 1767

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 270 (will of Moses Hinman, sons Major & Thomas Extrs).
  2. [S578] Jody Powell, 1800, 1810, 1820 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

(2nd wife of Moses) (-----)

F, b. circa 1765
Last Edited24 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1765(2nd wife of Moses) (-----) was born circa 1765. 
Marriage*circa 1790She married Moses Hinman circa 1790. 
Married Namecirca 1790 As of circa 1790,her married name was Hinman. 

Family

Moses Hinman b. c 1745, d. b 20 Sep 1804
Child 1.Elijah (of Moses) Hinman+ b. c 1794

Thomas (of Moses) Hinman1

M, b. circa 1767
FatherMoses Hinman1 b. c 1745, d. b 20 Sep 1804
Mother(1st wife of Moses) (-----)1 b. c 1745
Last Edited25 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1767Thomas (of Moses) Hinman was born circa 1767 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1790He married (-----) Wise (Wise?) circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census head*1800Thomas was listed as a head of household in the census of 1800 at Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. The HH was headed by Thomas Hinman (MS) (of Moses?), age 26-45 (b.c. 1755-1774). Listed with him were 1M0-10, another M26-45, 1F16-26, 1F26-45, 1 Free Negro & 1 slave.1 
Census head1810Thomas was listed as a head of household in the census of 1810 at Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. The HH was headed by Thomas Hinman, age 26-45 (b.c. 1765-1784). Listed with him were 3M0-10, 1M10-16, 1F0-10, 1F26-45, no FNs & no slaves.1 

Family

(-----) Wise (Wise?) b. c 1770
Child 1.Moses Wise Hinman2 b. c 1790, d. b 28 Jan 1833

Citations

  1. [S578] Jody Powell, 1800, 1810, 1820 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

(-----) Wise (Wise?)1

F, b. circa 1770
Last Edited25 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1770(-----) Wise (Wise?) was born circa 1770 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1790She married Thomas (of Moses) Hinman, son of Moses Hinman and (1st wife of Moses) (-----), circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1790 As of circa 1790,her married name was Hinman.1 

Family

Thomas (of Moses) Hinman b. c 1767
Child 1.Moses Wise Hinman1 b. c 1790, d. b 28 Jan 1833

Citations

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

Jacob (of Wm) Waterfield1

M, b. circa 1780, d. before 29 March 1824
Last Edited25 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1780Jacob (of Wm) Waterfield was born circa 1780 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census head*1820Jacob was listed as a head of household in the census of 1820 at Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. The HH was headed by Jacob Waterfield, age 26-45 (b.c. 1775-1794). Listed with him were 2M0-10, 1M16-26, 2F0-10, 1F16-26.1 
Marriage*30 April 1821He married Mary W. (of Geo) Matthews on 30 April 1821 at Accomack Co, VA. James White was security on the M.L.B. of Jacob Waterfield of Wm. and Mary W. Matthews of Geo.2 
Death*before 29 March 1824Jacob (of Wm) Waterfield died before 29 March 1824 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Jacob Waterfield was granted to James Melvin with Joseph Feddeman & Meshack Feddeman securities.3 
Est settm't*28 March 1825His estate was settled on 28 March 1825 at Accomack Co, VA. Estate Settlement of Jacob Waterfield - 30 & 31 Mar 1824 (Order & Invy), 1 Apr 1824 (Sale), 23 & 28 Mar 1825 (Audit & Rec'd) - The widow made purchases. Appraisers: Thomas Walter, Meshack Matthews & John Coleburn. James Melvin Admr. Balance due the orphans $77.07. Auditors: James White & John Coleburn.4 

Family

Mary W. (of Geo) Matthews b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S578] Jody Powell, 1800, 1810, 1820 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 569 (adm of Jacob Waterfield to James Melvin).
  4. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 569 (settlement of Jacob Waterfield, James Melvin Admr).

Mary W. (of Geo) Matthews1

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited25 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1800Mary W. (of Geo) Matthews was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name30 April 1821 As of 30 April 1821,her married name was Waterfield.1 
Marriage*30 April 1821She married Jacob (of Wm) Waterfield on 30 April 1821 at Accomack Co, VA. James White was security on the M.L.B. of Jacob Waterfield of Wm. and Mary W. Matthews of Geo.1 
Est settm't*1 April 1824Her estate was settled on 1 April 1824 at Accomack Co, VA. Estate Settlement of Jacob Waterfield - 30 & 31 Mar 1824 (Order & Invy), 1 Apr 1824 (Sale), 23 & 28 Mar 1825 (Audit & Rec'd) - The widow made purchases. Appraisers: Thomas Walter, Meshack Matthews & John Coleburn. James Melvin Admr. Balance due the orphans $77.07. Auditors: James White & John Coleburn.2 
Marriage*3 August 1824Mary W. (of Geo) Matthews was the maid of honor at the wedding of Moses Wise Hinman and Mary W. (of Geo) Matthews on 3 August 1824 at Accomack Co, VA; Henry Whaley and John Coleburn were security on the M.L.B. of Moses Wise Hinman, of Thomas, and Mary Waterfield, widow of Jacob.1 
Married Name3 August 1824 As of 3 August 1824,her married name was Hinman.1 
Est Settm't Husb's*28 January 1833She was named in her husband's estate settlement on 28 January 1833 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Moses W. Hinman was granted to Mary Hinman with Henry Mears & William J. Mathews securities.3 

Family 1

Jacob (of Wm) Waterfield b. c 1780, d. b 29 Mar 1824
Marriage*30 April 1821She married Jacob (of Wm) Waterfield on 30 April 1821 at Accomack Co, VA. James White was security on the M.L.B. of Jacob Waterfield of Wm. and Mary W. Matthews of Geo.1 

Family 2

Moses Wise Hinman b. c 1790, d. b 28 Jan 1833
Marriage*3 August 1824Mary W. (of Geo) Matthews was the maid of honor at the wedding of Moses Wise Hinman and Mary W. (of Geo) Matthews on 3 August 1824 at Accomack Co, VA; Henry Whaley and John Coleburn were security on the M.L.B. of Moses Wise Hinman, of Thomas, and Mary Waterfield, widow of Jacob.1 

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 569 (settlement of Jacob Waterfield, James Melvin Admr).
  3. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 270 (adm of Moses W. Hinman to Mary Hinman).

Henry (of Wm W) Wimbrough1

M, b. circa 1817
FatherWilliam W. Wimbrough1 b. c 1785
MotherSally Jester1 b. c 1787, d. b 26 Feb 1833
Last Edited25 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1817Henry (of Wm W) Wimbrough was born circa 1817 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Rev War Vet relative*28 January 1833He was shown to be related to a Rev War veteran on 28 January 1833 at Accomack Co, VA. John Jester, who served in the Virginia Navy in the Rev. War, died intestate. James Jester, Elijah Jester, Rachel Turlington, Kendal Jester, Leah Jester, Anny Jester, Henry Wimbro and Griffin Wimbro are the only heirs at law of the said John Jester.1 

Citations

  1. [S575] Stratton Nottingham, Soldiers and Sailors of the Eastern Shore of Virginia In the Revolutionary War, p. 43 (heirs of John Jester).

James Peter Martin1

M, b. 20 December 1859, d. 1910
FatherSmith Kendall Martin2 b. 7 Jun 1817, d. 31 Mar 1877
MotherRosina Wilson2 b. 8 Nov 1834, d. 11 Jan 1892
Last Edited26 Jan 2022
Birth*20 December 1859James Peter Martin was born on 20 December 1859 at Seymour Farm, Hacks Neck, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Death*1910He died in 1910 at Maryland.1 

Citations

  1. [S319] James Egbert Mears, Hacks Neck and Its People, Past and Present, p. 169 (James Peter Martin).
  2. [S319] James Egbert Mears, Hacks Neck and Its People, Past and Present, p. 169 (Smith Kendall Martin Sr).

Smith Kendall 'Tobe' Martin II1

M, b. 1862
FatherSmith Kendall Martin1 b. 7 Jun 1817, d. 31 Mar 1877
MotherRosina Wilson1 b. 8 Nov 1834, d. 11 Jan 1892
Last Edited26 Jan 2022
Birth*1862Smith Kendall 'Tobe' Martin II was born in 1862 at Mt. Airy, Hacks Neck, Accomack Co, Maryland.1 

Citations

  1. [S319] James Egbert Mears, Hacks Neck and Its People, Past and Present, p. 170 (Smith Kendall Martin II).

Dr. A.L.J. Morand1

M, b. circa 1835
Last Edited26 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1835Dr. A.L.J. Morand was born circa 1835 at France.1 
Census head*1860A.L.J. was listed as a head of household in the census of 1860 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#1077 was headed by A.L.J. Morand, a 25 year old M.D, born in France. Listed with him were Elizabeth Morand, age 17; Rebecca Hill, age 65 with real estate valued at $100; Rebecca Hill, age 15; Michael Chericks, a 22 year old oysterman; Mary Chericks, age 22; and Jas. T. Meals, a 43 year old house carpenter.1 

Citations

  1. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Ruth (-----)1

F, b. circa 1780
Last Edited26 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1780Ruth (-----) was born circa 1780 at New York.1 
Marriage*circa 1800She married John Russell circa 1800.1 
Married Namecirca 1800 As of circa 1800,her married name was Russell.1 

Family

John Russell b. c 1780
Child 1.Rebecca (of John) Russell+1 b. c 1805, d. 5 Oct 1879

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Rebecca J. Jester1,2

F, b. circa 1869
MotherRedemia A. Jester1 b. c 1851
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited26 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1869Rebecca J. Jester was born circa 1869 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/grdfather*1870Rebecca was listed with her grandfather in the census of 1870 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#89 was headed by John S. Jester, a 63 year old oysterman with real estate valued at $300. Listed with him were Rebecca Jester, age 63 & keeping house; Rhodeanne Jester, age 17 and Rebecca Jester, age 1.1 
Married Name6 June 1886 As of 6 June 1886,her married name was Pruitt.2 
Marriage*6 June 1886She married Thomas H. Pruitt on 6 June 1886 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Thos. H. Pruitt, a 22, of the US Life Saving Service, born & living in Acc Co, the son of Jno. W. & Mary A. Pruitt and she was shown as Rebecca J. Jester, age 17, the daughter of Redeema A. Carpenter.2 

Family

Thomas H. Pruitt b. c 1864

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Thomas H. Pruitt1

M, b. circa 1864
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited26 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1864Thomas H. Pruitt was born circa 1864 at Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*6 June 1886He married Rebecca J. Jester, daughter of Redemia A. Jester, on 6 June 1886 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Thos. H. Pruitt, a 22, of the US Life Saving Service, born & living in Acc Co, the son of Jno. W. & Mary A. Pruitt and she was shown as Rebecca J. Jester, age 17, the daughter of Redeema A. Carpenter.1 

Family

Rebecca J. Jester b. c 1869

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Mary E. Whealton1

F, b. 18 October 1854, d. 19 December 1896
FatherDaniel Whealton1 b. c 1838
MotherMary Ann Daisey1 b. c 1840
Last Edited31 Jan 2022
Birth*18 October 1854Mary E. Whealton was born on 18 October 1854 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.2 
Married Name20 May 1874 As of 20 May 1874,her married name was Jester.1 
Marriage*20 May 1874She married Charles T. Jester, son of Charles S. Jester and Delilah J. 'Lillie' Sharpley, on 20 May 1874 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Charles T. Jester, a 20 year old sailor, the son of Charles & Delila J. Jester and she was shown as Mary E. Whealton, age 18, the daughter of Daniel & Mary A. Whealton.1 
Death*19 December 1896Mary E. Whealton died on 19 December 1896 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA, at age 42. She was shown as Mary E. Jester, who died of bladder trouble at the age of 42 years, 2 months & 1 day, the daughter of Dan'l & M.A. Whealton.2 

Family

Charles T. Jester b. c 1854

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

Julia Whealton1

F, b. circa 1865
FatherDaniel Whealton1 b. c 1838
MotherMary Ann Daisey1 b. c 1840
Last Edited27 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1865Julia Whealton was born circa 1865 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name12 November 1882 As of 12 November 1882,her married name was Jester.1 
Marriage*12 November 1882She married George H. Jester, son of Charles S. Jester and Delilah J. 'Lillie' Sharpley, on 12 November 1882 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as George H. Jester, a 21 year old oysterman, the son of Charles S. & Deliliah J. Jester and she was shown as Julia Whealton, age 17, the daughter of Dan'l Whealton & Mary A. Mason(Whealton).1 

Family

George H. Jester b. c 1861

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Henry Jester1

M, b. circa 1862
FatherEbenezer 'Eber' Jester1 b. 1827, d. Nov 1889
MotherMary Ann Savage1 b. 1838, d. Oct 1889
Last Edited27 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1862Henry Jester was born circa 1862 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/parents*1869Henry was listed with his parents in the census of 1869. HH#51 was headed by Ebe Jester, a 40 year old oysterman with real estate valued at $300 & personal property valued at $100. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Mary, age 28; Sarah E., age 13; Ann, age 10; Henry, age 8; Elijah, age 6; and Mary Jane, age 3.2 
Marriage*8 November 1884 Annie Carpenter and Henry Jester were married by Henry Jester on 8 November 1884 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA; He was shown as Henry Jester, a 20 year old oysterman, the son of Eba & Mary Jester and she was shown as Annie Carpenter, age 16, the daughter of John & Polly Carpenter. The marriage certificate was returned 12 Jan 1889 by S.U. Grimsley. (NOTE: The return was just over 4 years after the reported marriage date.)1 

Family

Annie Carpenter b. c 1868

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

Annie Carpenter1

F, b. circa 1868
FatherJohn Carpenter1 b. c 1843
MotherElizabeth Cherricks1 b. c 1845
Last Edited27 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1868Annie Carpenter was born circa 1868 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name8 November 1884 As of 8 November 1884,her married name was Jester.2 
Marriage*8 November 1884She married Henry Jester, son of Ebenezer 'Eber' Jester and Mary Ann Savage, on 8 November 1884 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Henry Jester, a 20 year old oysterman, the son of Eba & Mary Jester and she was shown as Annie Carpenter, age 16, the daughter of John & Polly Carpenter. The marriage certificate was returned 12 Jan 1889 by S.U. Grimsley. (NOTE: The return was just over 4 years after the reported marriage date.)2 

Family

Henry Jester b. c 1862

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Sarah Elizabeth Jester1

F, b. circa 1858
FatherEbenezer 'Eber' Jester1 b. 1827, d. Nov 1889
MotherMary Ann Savage1 b. 1838, d. Oct 1889
Last Edited31 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1858Sarah Elizabeth Jester was born circa 1858 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Sarah was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. HH#51 was headed by Ebe Jester, a 40 year old oysterman with real estate valued at $300 & personal property valued at $100. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Mary, age 28; Sarah E., age 13; Ann, age 10; Henry, age 8; Elijah, age 6; and Mary Jane, age 3.1 
Reported death*November 1889She reported a death in November 1889 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. Eba Jester, who died in Nov 1889 in Acc Parish of pneumonia, the 63 year old son of Elijah Jester, an oysterman, the husband of Mary. His daughter Eliz. Jester gave the information. His death was also reported in Jan 1890 by his son Elijah.2 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  2. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896.

Ann Jester1

F, b. circa 1860
FatherEbenezer 'Eber' Jester1 b. 1827, d. Nov 1889
MotherMary Ann Savage1 b. 1838, d. Oct 1889
Last Edited27 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1860Ann Jester was born circa 1860 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Ann was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. HH#51 was headed by Ebe Jester, a 40 year old oysterman with real estate valued at $300 & personal property valued at $100. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Mary, age 28; Sarah E., age 13; Ann, age 10; Henry, age 8; Elijah, age 6; and Mary Jane, age 3.1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

Susan Birch1

F, b. circa 1866
FatherJames S. Birch1 b. c 1839
MotherMartha Ann Jones1 b. 12 Jan 1845, d. 27 May 1928
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited27 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1866Susan Birch was born circa 1866 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name10 June 1883 As of 10 June 1883,her married name was Jester.1 
Marriage*10 June 1883She married John J. (of Jno & Ann) Jester Jr., son of John S. (of Jms & Rebecca) Jester and Anna Hall, on 10 June 1883 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John Jester, a 35 year old widowed oysterman, born & living on Chinco: Isld, the son of John & Ann Jester and she was shown as Susan Birch, age 17, born & living on Chinco: Isld, the dauther of Jas. S. & Martha Birch.1 

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

William T. (of Joseph V) Jester1

M, b. circa 1874
FatherJoseph Vancliff Jester Sr.1 b. 1851, d. 10 Mar 1935
MotherAnnie S. Melvin1 b. 4 Jul 1849, d. 21 May 1916
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
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 Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1874William T. (of Joseph V) Jester was born circa 1874 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*5 March 1895He married Laura A. Fleming, daughter of August Fleming and Mary Elizabeth Townsend, on 5 March 1895 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as William T. Jester, a 21 year old oysterman, the son of Joseph V. & Ann Jester and she was shown as Laura A. Fleming, age 18, the daughter of August & Elizabeth Fleming.1 

Family

Laura A. Fleming b. c 1877

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Laura A. Fleming1

F, b. circa 1877
FatherAugust Fleming1 b. c 1850
MotherMary Elizabeth Townsend1 b. c 1857
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
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 Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited27 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1877Laura A. Fleming was born circa 1877 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name5 March 1895 As of 5 March 1895,her married name was Jester.1 
Marriage*5 March 1895She married William T. (of Joseph V) Jester, son of Joseph Vancliff Jester Sr. and Annie S. Melvin, on 5 March 1895 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as William T. Jester, a 21 year old oysterman, the son of Joseph V. & Ann Jester and she was shown as Laura A. Fleming, age 18, the daughter of August & Elizabeth Fleming.1 

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

August Fleming1

M, b. circa 1850
Last Edited27 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1850August Fleming was born circa 1850 at New York.1 
Marriage*14 August 1875He married Mary Elizabeth Townsend, daughter of William Townsend and Maria C. Sharpley, on 14 August 1875 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as August Flemings, a 25 year old sailor, born & living in NY, son of Adoff T. & M. Flemings and she was shown as Mary E. Townsend, age 18, born in Acc Co & living at Chinco: Isld, daughter of Wm. L. & Maria Townsend.1 

Family

Mary Elizabeth Townsend b. c 1857
Child 1.Laura A. Fleming1 b. c 1877

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Mary Elizabeth Townsend1

F, b. circa 1857
FatherWilliam Townsend1 b. c 1822
MotherMaria C. Sharpley1 b. c 1838
Last Edited27 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1857Mary Elizabeth Townsend was born circa 1857 at Accomack Co, New York.1 
Marriage*14 August 1875She married August Fleming on 14 August 1875 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as August Flemings, a 25 year old sailor, born & living in NY, son of Adoff T. & M. Flemings and she was shown as Mary E. Townsend, age 18, born in Acc Co & living at Chinco: Isld, daughter of Wm. L. & Maria Townsend.1 
Married Name14 August 1875 As of 14 August 1875,her married name was Fleming.1 

Family

August Fleming b. c 1850
Child 1.Laura A. Fleming1 b. c 1877

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

William Townsend1

M, b. circa 1822
FatherGorale Townsend1 b. c 1800
MotherMary (-----)1 b. c 1800
Last Edited27 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1822William Townsend was born circa 1822 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*20 August 1854He married Nancy Sharpley, daughter of William Sharpley and Elizabeth (-----), on 20 August 1854 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. Townsend, a 24 year old sailor, born in MD & living at Chinco: Isld, the son of Gorah & Nancy Townsend and she was shown as Nancy Sharpley, age 17, born & living at Chinco: Isld, the daughter of Wm. & Elizabeth Sharpley. They were married at the residence of Elizth Sharpley.1 
Marriage*4 April 1857William Townsend married Maria C. Sharpley, daughter of William Sharpley and Elizabeth (-----), on 4 April 1857 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as William Townsend, a 35 year old widowed mariner, born in Acc Co & living at Chinco: Isld, the son of Gorale & Mary Townsend and she was shown as Maria C. Sharpley, age 18, born & living at Chinco: Isld, the daughter of William & Elizabeth Sharpley.1 

Family 1

Nancy Sharpley b. c 1837

Family 2

Maria C. Sharpley b. c 1838
Child 1.Mary Elizabeth Townsend+1 b. c 1857

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Gorale Townsend1

M, b. circa 1800
Last Edited27 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1800Gorale Townsend was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1820He married Mary (-----) circa 1820 at Accomack Co, VA.1 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1800
Child 1.William Townsend+1 b. c 1822

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Mary (-----)1

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited27 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1800Mary (-----) was born circa 1800 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1820She married Gorale Townsend circa 1820 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1820 As of circa 1820,her married name was Townsend.1 

Family

Gorale Townsend b. c 1800
Child 1.William Townsend+1 b. c 1822

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Manie F. Hill1

F, b. circa 1875
FatherJohn T. Hill1 b. 1847, d. 1921
MotherSarah Ann Whealton1 b. 1851, d. 1936
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1875Manie F. Hill was born circa 1875 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name12 April 1893 As of 12 April 1893,her married name was Jester.1 
Marriage*12 April 1893She married Kendal (of Reuben) Jester, son of Reuben J. Jester and Katherine Williams, on 12 April 1893 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Kendall Jester Jr., a 21 year old merchant, son of Ruben & Catharine Jester and she was shown as Manie F. Hill, age 18, the daughter of John T. & Sarah Ann Hill.1 

Family

Kendal (of Reuben) Jester b. c 1872

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Reuben J. Jester1,2

M, b. 20 June 1854, d. 4 July 1929
FatherKendall (of Jno M) Jester1 b. 30 Apr 1815, d. 8 Feb 1898
MotherElizabeth (of Wm) Lewis1 b. 1816, d. 15 Feb 1878
Last Edited31 Jan 2022
Birth*20 June 1854Reuben J. Jester was born on 20 June 1854 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1,2 
Census w/parents*1870Reuben was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. HH#36 was headed by Kendall Jester, a 57 year old oysterman with real estate valued at $2,000 & personal property valued at $1,500. Listed with him were Eliza Jester, age 56 & keeping house; Reuben Jester, an 18 year old oysterman, with real estate valued at $100 & personal property valued at $100; Comfort Bloxom, a 16 year old domestic servant and Wiliam Bowden, a 17 year old oysterman.1 
Marriage*30 March 1871He married Katherine Williams, daughter of James Williams and (-----) (-----), on 30 March 1871 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Reuben Jester, age 19 and Catherine Williams, age 23.3 
Death*4 July 1929Reuben J. Jester died on 4 July 1929 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA, at age 75.2 
Burial*Reuben was buried at Odd Follows Cemetery, Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.2 

Family

Katherine Williams b. 18 Jun 1844, d. 24 May 1927
Child 1.Kendal (of Reuben) Jester4 b. c 1872

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  2. [S996] Mr. James Waine Carpenter Sr., From Tears To Memories, The Cemeteries of Chincoteague.
  3. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.
  4. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Katherine Williams1,2

F, b. 18 June 1844, d. 24 May 1927
FatherJames Williams2 b. c 1820
Mother(-----) (-----)2 b. c 1820
Last Edited31 Jan 2022
Birth*18 June 1844Katherine Williams was born on 18 June 1844 at Sussex Co, DE.1,3,2 
Married Name30 March 1871 As of 30 March 1871,her married name was Jester.1 
Marriage*30 March 1871She married Reuben J. Jester, son of Kendall (of Jno M) Jester and Elizabeth (of Wm) Lewis, on 30 March 1871 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Reuben Jester, age 19 and Catherine Williams, age 23.1 
Death*24 May 1927Katherine Williams died on 24 May 1927 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA, at age 82. She was shown as Katherine Williames Jester, a resident of Chincoteague for 82yrs 11mons & 6days, the wife of Ruben Jester. She was born 18 Jun 1844, born in Sussex Co, Delaware, the daughter of James Williames (born in Sussex Co, DE) and her mother's name was marked through (born in Sussex Co, DE). She died on 24 Mar 1927 at Chincoteague.3,2 
Burial*Katherine was buried at Odd Follows Cemetery, Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.3 

Family

Reuben J. Jester b. 20 Jun 1854, d. 4 Jul 1929
Child 1.Kendal (of Reuben) Jester4 b. c 1872

Citations

  1. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Virginia, U.S., Death Records, 1912-2014 for Katherine Williames Jester.
  3. [S996] Mr. James Waine Carpenter Sr., From Tears To Memories, The Cemeteries of Chincoteague.
  4. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Kendal (of Reuben) Jester1

M, b. circa 1872
FatherReuben J. Jester1 b. 20 Jun 1854, d. 4 Jul 1929
MotherKatherine Williams1 b. 18 Jun 1844, d. 24 May 1927
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1872Kendal (of Reuben) Jester was born circa 1872 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*12 April 1893He married Manie F. Hill, daughter of John T. Hill and Sarah Ann Whealton, on 12 April 1893 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Kendall Jester Jr., a 21 year old merchant, son of Ruben & Catharine Jester and she was shown as Manie F. Hill, age 18, the daughter of John T. & Sarah Ann Hill.1 

Family

Manie F. Hill b. c 1875

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Elizabeth (-----)1

F, b. circa 1831
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1831Elizabeth (-----) was born circa 1831 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1852 As of circa 1852,her married name was Jester.1 
Marriage*circa 1852She married William (of Jms & Molly) Jester, son of James (of Jno M) Jester and Mary 'Molly' Taylor, circa 1852 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/husband*1860Elizabeth was listed with her husband in the census of 1860 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#1279 was headed by Wm. Jester, a 40 year old farmer with real estate valued at $600 & personal property valued at $500. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Elizt., age 29; Wm., age 4; and Rebecca, age 2. (NOTE: He was next door to HH#1278 headed by Jas. Jester, age 42 & his wife Euphamia.)1 
Census w/husband1870Elizabeth was listed with her husband in the census of 1870 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#96 was headed by William Jester, a 54 year old oysterman with real estate value at $500 and personal property valued at $100. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Elizabeth, age 35; Rebecca, age 11; Drucilla, age 5; John B., age 3; and Mary A., age 1month.2 

Family

William (of Jms & Molly) Jester b. c 1817, d. 10 Aug 1871
Children 1.William (of Wm & Eliz) Jester1 b. c 1856
 2.Rebecca (of Wm & Eliz) Jester1 b. c 1858
 3.Drucilla Jester2 b. c 1865
 4.John B. Jester2 b. c 1867
 5.Mary A. Jester2 b. May 1870

Citations

  1. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

William (of Wm & Eliz) Jester1

M, b. circa 1856
FatherWilliam (of Jms & Molly) Jester1 b. c 1817, d. 10 Aug 1871
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1831
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1856William (of Wm & Eliz) Jester was born circa 1856 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1860William was listed with his parents in the census of 1860 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#1279 was headed by Wm. Jester, a 40 year old farmer with real estate valued at $600 & personal property valued at $500. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Elizt., age 29; Wm., age 4; and Rebecca, age 2. (NOTE: He was next door to HH#1278 headed by Jas. Jester, age 42 & his wife Euphamia.)1 

Citations

  1. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Rebecca (of Wm & Eliz) Jester1

F, b. circa 1858
FatherWilliam (of Jms & Molly) Jester1 b. c 1817, d. 10 Aug 1871
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1831
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1858Rebecca (of Wm & Eliz) Jester was born circa 1858 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1860Rebecca was listed with her parents in the census of 1860 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#1279 was headed by Wm. Jester, a 40 year old farmer with real estate valued at $600 & personal property valued at $500. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Elizt., age 29; Wm., age 4; and Rebecca, age 2. (NOTE: He was next door to HH#1278 headed by Jas. Jester, age 42 & his wife Euphamia.)1 
Census w/parents*1870Rebecca was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#96 was headed by William Jester, a 54 year old oysterman with real estate value at $500 and personal property valued at $100. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Elizabeth, age 35; Rebecca, age 11; Drucilla, age 5; John B., age 3; and Mary A., age 1month.2 

Citations

  1. [S7] 1860 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

Drucilla Jester1

F, b. circa 1865
FatherWilliam (of Jms & Molly) Jester1 b. c 1817, d. 10 Aug 1871
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1831
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1865Drucilla Jester was born circa 1865 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Drucilla was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#96 was headed by William Jester, a 54 year old oysterman with real estate value at $500 and personal property valued at $100. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Elizabeth, age 35; Rebecca, age 11; Drucilla, age 5; John B., age 3; and Mary A., age 1month.1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

John B. Jester1

M, b. circa 1867
FatherWilliam (of Jms & Molly) Jester1 b. c 1817, d. 10 Aug 1871
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1831
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1867John B. Jester was born circa 1867 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870John was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#96 was headed by William Jester, a 54 year old oysterman with real estate value at $500 and personal property valued at $100. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Elizabeth, age 35; Rebecca, age 11; Drucilla, age 5; John B., age 3; and Mary A., age 1month.1 
Marriage*5 January 1892He married Mary C. Kelly, daughter of James Kelly and Mary (-----), on 5 January 1892 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John B. Jester, a 23 year old oysterman, born & living at Chinco: Isld, the son of Wm. & Elizabeth Jester and she was shown as Mary C. Kelley, age 21, born in Worcester Co, MD & living in Acc Co, VA, the daughter of James & Mary Kelley.2 

Family

Mary C. Kelly b. c 1871

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Mary A. Jester1

F, b. May 1870
FatherWilliam (of Jms & Molly) Jester1 b. c 1817, d. 10 Aug 1871
MotherElizabeth (-----)1 b. c 1831
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Census w/parents*1870Mary was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#96 was headed by William Jester, a 54 year old oysterman with real estate value at $500 and personal property valued at $100. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Elizabeth, age 35; Rebecca, age 11; Drucilla, age 5; John B., age 3; and Mary A., age 1month.1 
Birth*May 1870She was born in May 1870 at Chincoteague, Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

Mary C. Kelly1

F, b. circa 1871
FatherJames Kelly2 b. c 1850
MotherMary (-----)2 b. c 1850
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1871Mary C. Kelly was born circa 1871 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name5 January 1892 As of 5 January 1892,her married name was Jester. 
Marriage*5 January 1892She married John B. Jester, son of William (of Jms & Molly) Jester and Elizabeth (-----), on 5 January 1892 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John B. Jester, a 23 year old oysterman, born & living at Chinco: Isld, the son of Wm. & Elizabeth Jester and she was shown as Mary C. Kelley, age 21, born in Worcester Co, MD & living in Acc Co, VA, the daughter of James & Mary Kelley.1 

Family

John B. Jester b. c 1867

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 180 (John B. Jester m. Mary C. Kelly).

James Kelly1

M, b. circa 1850
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1850James Kelly was born circa 1850.1 
Marriage*circa 1870He married Mary (-----) circa 1870.1 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1850
Child 1.Mary C. Kelly1 b. c 1871

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 180 (John B. Jester m. Mary C. Kelly).

Mary (-----)1

F, b. circa 1850
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1850Mary (-----) was born circa 1850.1 
Marriage*circa 1870She married James Kelly circa 1870.1 
Married Namecirca 1870 As of circa 1870,her married name was Kelly.1 

Family

James Kelly b. c 1850
Child 1.Mary C. Kelly1 b. c 1871

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 180 (John B. Jester m. Mary C. Kelly).

Michael (of Jms & Molly) Jester1

M, b. circa 1820
FatherJames (of Jno M) Jester1 b. c 1785, d. b 25 Nov 1839
MotherMary 'Molly' Taylor1,2 b. c 1790, d. b 27 Aug 1821
Last Edited30 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1820Michael (of Jms & Molly) Jester was born circa 1820 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1,3 
Will - Father's*12 April 1839Michael was named in his father's will on 12 April 1839 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. In his will James Jester (Chincoteague Island) gave to wife Nancy Jester all the property she had when I married her. To my son John Jester $3 & …. Daughter Lana Clavel, wife of Henry Clavel, … To son David Jester ... To daughter Sarah Barret, wife of John Barret, … To son James Jester … To daughter Mary Jester … To daughter Eliza Conner ... To my son Michael Jester ... To my son William Jester ... To my daughter Rebecca Jester ... Son James Jester Extr. To my son James Jester, together with my son William Jester & Selby Jester & Oliver Jester & Charlotte Jester, the remainder. Witt: John Lewis, George Jones & Burton Jones. Prob: John Lewis, Timothy Hill & Edward U. Powell securities.1 
Marriage*2 February 1842He married Sally Scarbourgh on 2 February 1842 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Michael Jester and Sally Scarborough.4 
Census head*1850Michael was listed as a head of household in the census of 1850 at First District, Worcester Co, MD. HH#883 was headed by Mitchell(sic) (Michael) Jester, a 30 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Sally, age 30; Alford, age 7 and Billy, age 2. Also listed was William Truitt, age 23.3 
Marriage*25 January 1882He married Sarah Redden on 25 January 1882 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Michael Jester, age 61 & widowed, and Sarah Redden, age 40.5 

Family 1

Sally Scarbourgh b. c 1820
Children 1.Alford Jester3 b. c 1843
 2.Billy Jester3 b. c 1848

Family 2

Sarah Redden b. c 1842

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 285 (will of James Jester, Chincoteague Island, wife Nancy).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S585] Ruth T. Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, 1850 Census.
  4. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  5. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Sarah Redden1

F, b. circa 1842
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1842Sarah Redden was born circa 1842 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name25 January 1882 As of 25 January 1882,her married name was Jester.1 
Marriage*25 January 1882She married Michael (of Jms & Molly) Jester, son of James (of Jno M) Jester and Mary 'Molly' Taylor, on 25 January 1882 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Michael Jester, age 61 & widowed, and Sarah Redden, age 40.1 

Citations

  1. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.

Oliver (of Jms & Mary) Jester1

M, b. circa 1831
FatherJames (of Jno M) Jester1 b. c 1785, d. b 25 Nov 1839
MotherMary (of Jms) Jones1 b. c 1800, d. b 11 Aug 1834
Last Edited30 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1831Oliver (of Jms & Mary) Jester was born circa 1831 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*12 April 1839Oliver was named in his father's will on 12 April 1839 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. In his will James Jester (Chincoteague Island) gave to wife Nancy Jester all the property she had when I married her. To my son John Jester $3 & …. Daughter Lana Clavel, wife of Henry Clavel, … To son David Jester ... To daughter Sarah Barret, wife of John Barret, … To son James Jester … To daughter Mary Jester … To daughter Eliza Conner ... To my son Michael Jester ... To my son William Jester ... To my daughter Rebecca Jester ... Son James Jester Extr. To my son James Jester, together with my son William Jester & Selby Jester & Oliver Jester & Charlotte Jester, the remainder. Witt: John Lewis, George Jones & Burton Jones. Prob: John Lewis, Timothy Hill & Edward U. Powell securities.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 285 (will of James Jester, Chincoteague Island, wife Nancy).

Charlotte (of Jms & Mary) Jester1

F, b. circa 1833
FatherJames (of Jno M) Jester1 b. c 1785, d. b 25 Nov 1839
MotherMary (of Jms) Jones1 b. c 1800, d. b 11 Aug 1834
Last Edited30 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1833Charlotte (of Jms & Mary) Jester was born circa 1833 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*12 April 1839Charlotte was named in her father's will on 12 April 1839 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. In his will James Jester (Chincoteague Island) gave to wife Nancy Jester all the property she had when I married her. To my son John Jester $3 & …. Daughter Lana Clavel, wife of Henry Clavel, … To son David Jester ... To daughter Sarah Barret, wife of John Barret, … To son James Jester … To daughter Mary Jester … To daughter Eliza Conner ... To my son Michael Jester ... To my son William Jester ... To my daughter Rebecca Jester ... Son James Jester Extr. To my son James Jester, together with my son William Jester & Selby Jester & Oliver Jester & Charlotte Jester, the remainder. Witt: John Lewis, George Jones & Burton Jones. Prob: John Lewis, Timothy Hill & Edward U. Powell securities.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 285 (will of James Jester, Chincoteague Island, wife Nancy).

David (of Jms & Molly) Jester1

M, b. circa 1813
FatherJames (of Jno M) Jester1 b. c 1785, d. b 25 Nov 1839
MotherMary 'Molly' Taylor1,2 b. c 1790, d. b 27 Aug 1821
Last Edited30 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1813David (of Jms & Molly) Jester was born circa 1813 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*2 June 1838He married Nancy Conner on 2 June 1838 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as David Jester and Nancy Conner.3 
Will - Father's*12 April 1839David was named in his father's will on 12 April 1839 at Accomack Co, VA. In his will James Jester (Chincoteague Island) gave to wife Nancy Jester all the property she had when I married her. To my son John Jester $3 & …. Daughter Lana Clavel, wife of Henry Clavel, … To son David Jester ... To daughter Sarah Barret, wife of John Barret, … To son James Jester … To daughter Mary Jester … To daughter Eliza Conner ... To my son Michael Jester ... To my son William Jester ... To my daughter Rebecca Jester ... Son James Jester Extr. To my son James Jester, together with my son William Jester & Selby Jester & Oliver Jester & Charlotte Jester, the remainder. Witt: John Lewis, George Jones & Burton Jones. Prob: John Lewis, Timothy Hill & Edward U. Powell securities.1 
Census head*1840David was listed as a head of household in the census of 1840 at Accomack Parish, Accomack Co, VA. The HH was headed by David Jester, age 20-30 (b.c. 1810-1820). Listed with him were 1M0-5, 1M5-10, 1F20-30.4 

Family

Nancy Conner b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 285 (will of James Jester, Chincoteague Island, wife Nancy).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  3. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  4. [S581] Jody Powell, 1840 Accomack Co, VA, Census.

Nancy Conner1

F, b. circa 1820
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1820Nancy Conner was born circa 1820 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name2 June 1838 As of 2 June 1838,her married name was Jester.1 
Marriage*2 June 1838She married David (of Jms & Molly) Jester, son of James (of Jno M) Jester and Mary 'Molly' Taylor, on 2 June 1838 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as David Jester and Nancy Conner.1 

Citations

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

Sally Scarbourgh1

F, b. circa 1820
Last Edited30 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1820Sally Scarbourgh was born circa 1820 at Worcester Co, MD.1,2 
Married Name2 February 1842 As of 2 February 1842,her married name was Jester.1 
Marriage*2 February 1842She married Michael (of Jms & Molly) Jester, son of James (of Jno M) Jester and Mary 'Molly' Taylor, on 2 February 1842 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Michael Jester and Sally Scarborough.1 
Census w/husband*1850Sally was listed with her husband in the census of 1850 at First District, Worcester Co, MD. HH#883 was headed by Mitchell(sic) (Michael) Jester, a 30 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Sally, age 30; Alford, age 7 and Billy, age 2. Also listed was William Truitt, age 23.2 

Family

Michael (of Jms & Molly) Jester b. c 1820
Children 1.Alford Jester2 b. c 1843
 2.Billy Jester2 b. c 1848

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  2. [S585] Ruth T. Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, 1850 Census.

Emma Jester1

F, b. circa 1866
FatherWilliam (of Jms & Fanny) Jester1 b. c 1840
MotherMary J. Matthews1 b. c 1841
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1866Emma Jester was born circa 1866 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Emma was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Atlantic District, Accomack Co, VA. HH#90 was headed by William Jester, a 27 year old farmer with real estate valued at $400 and personal property valued at $100. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Mary, age 29; Emma, age 4; and Elizabeth, age 3.1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

Elizabeth Jester1

F, b. circa 1867
FatherWilliam (of Jms & Fanny) Jester1 b. c 1840
MotherMary J. Matthews1 b. c 1841
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1867Elizabeth Jester was born circa 1867 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Elizabeth was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Atlantic District, Accomack Co, VA. HH#90 was headed by William Jester, a 27 year old farmer with real estate valued at $400 and personal property valued at $100. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Mary, age 29; Emma, age 4; and Elizabeth, age 3.1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

Sarah E. (of Wm & Emily) Jester1,2

F, b. circa 1863
FatherWilliam (of Nancy) Jester1 b. 1838, d. 26 May 1913
MotherEmily Jane Watson1 b. 1845, d. 4 Mar 1928
Last Edited31 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1863Sarah E. (of Wm & Emily) Jester was born circa 1863 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Sarah was listed with her parents in the census of 1870 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. HH#125 was headed by William Jester, a 29 year old oysterman with real estate valued at $300 & personal estate valued at $200. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Emily, age 24; Sarah, age 7; Oliver, age 4; and James, age 4 months, born February.1 
Married Name31 May 1881 As of 31 May 1881,her married name was Collins. 
Marriage*31 May 1881She married Burnis Collins on 31 May 1881 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Burnis Collins, a 25 year old oysterman, born in Acc Co & living in Egg Harbor, NJ, son of Jno. & Rebecca Collins and she was shown as Sarah E. Jester, age 18, the daughter of Wm. & Emily Jester.2 

Family

Burnis Collins b. c 1856

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.
  2. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Oliver (of Wm & Emily) Jester1

M, b. circa 1866
FatherWilliam (of Nancy) Jester1 b. 1838, d. 26 May 1913
MotherEmily Jane Watson1 b. 1845, d. 4 Mar 1928
Last Edited31 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1866Oliver (of Wm & Emily) Jester was born circa 1866 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Oliver was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. HH#125 was headed by William Jester, a 29 year old oysterman with real estate valued at $300 & personal estate valued at $200. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Emily, age 24; Sarah, age 7; Oliver, age 4; and James, age 4 months, born February.1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

James (of Wm & Emily) Jester1

M, b. February 1870
FatherWilliam (of Nancy) Jester1 b. 1838, d. 26 May 1913
MotherEmily Jane Watson1 b. 1845, d. 4 Mar 1928
Last Edited30 Jan 2022
Census w/parents*1870James was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. HH#125 was headed by William Jester, a 29 year old oysterman with real estate valued at $300 & personal estate valued at $200. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Emily, age 24; Sarah, age 7; Oliver, age 4; and James, age 4 months, born February.1 
Birth*February 1870He was born in February 1870 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S675] Gail M. Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 1, Accomack Parish.

John Jester1

M, b. circa 1795
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1795John Jester was born circa 1795 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*7 June 1817He married Tabitha Jones on 7 June 1817 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Jesture and Tabitha Jones.1 

Family

Tabitha Jones b. c 1800

Citations

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

Tabitha Jones1

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1800Tabitha Jones was born circa 1800 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name7 June 1817 As of 7 June 1817,her married name was Jester.1 
Marriage*7 June 1817She married John Jester on 7 June 1817 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as John Jesture and Tabitha Jones.1 

Family

John Jester b. c 1795

Citations

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

Leah Jester1

F, b. circa 1835
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1835Leah Jester was born circa 1835 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name31 July 1860 As of 31 July 1860,her married name was Hudson.1 
Marriage*31 July 1860She married Joshua Hudson on 31 July 1860 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Joshua Hudson b. c 1835

Citations

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

Joshua Hudson1

M, b. circa 1835
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1835Joshua Hudson was born circa 1835 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*31 July 1860He married Leah Jester on 31 July 1860 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Leah Jester b. c 1835

Citations

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

Elizabeth Jester1

F, b. circa 1785
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1785Elizabeth Jester was born circa 1785 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name6 September 1804 As of 6 September 1804,her married name was Sanford.1 
Marriage*6 September 1804She married William Sanford on 6 September 1804 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as William Sanford and Elizabeth Jester.1 

Family

William Sanford b. c 1780

Citations

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

William Sanford1

M, b. circa 1780
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1780William Sanford was born circa 1780 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*6 September 1804He married Elizabeth Jester on 6 September 1804 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as William Sanford and Elizabeth Jester.1 

Family

Elizabeth Jester b. c 1785

Citations

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

Avery Jester1

M, b. circa 1835
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1835Avery Jester was born circa 1835 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*12 March 1859He married Eliza Bloxom on 12 March 1859 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Avery Jesster and Eliza Bloxsom.1 

Family

Eliza Bloxom b. c 1840

Citations

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

Eliza Bloxom1

F, b. circa 1840
Last Edited28 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1840Eliza Bloxom was born circa 1840 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name12 March 1859 As of 12 March 1859,her married name was Jester.1 
Marriage*12 March 1859She married Avery Jester on 12 March 1859 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Avery Jesster and Eliza Bloxsom.1 

Family

Avery Jester b. c 1835

Citations

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

Elizabeth (of Jms & Rebecca) Jester1

F, b. circa 1808
FatherJames (of Jno M) Jester1 b. c 1785, d. b 25 Nov 1839
MotherRebecca Jones2 b. c 1785, d. b 18 Jul 1812
Last Edited30 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1808Elizabeth (of Jms & Rebecca) Jester was born circa 1808 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name30 April 1838 As of 30 April 1838,her married name was Grinnalds.2 
Marriage*30 April 1838She married John Grinnalds on 30 April 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. Timothy Hill was security on the M.L.B. of John Grinalds and Eliza Jester of James. They were married on 4 May 1838.2 
Married Namebefore 12 April 1839 As of before 12 April 1839,her married name was Conner.1 
Marriage*before 12 April 1839Elizabeth (of Jms & Rebecca) Jester married (-----) Conner before 12 April 1839.1 
Will - Father's*12 April 1839Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 12 April 1839 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. In his will James Jester (Chincoteague Island) gave to wife Nancy Jester all the property she had when I married her. To my son John Jester $3 & …. Daughter Lana Clavel, wife of Henry Clavel, … To son David Jester ... To daughter Sarah Barret, wife of John Barret, … To son James Jester … To daughter Mary Jester … To daughter Eliza Conner ... To my son Michael Jester ... To my son William Jester ... To my daughter Rebecca Jester ... Son James Jester Extr. To my son James Jester, together with my son William Jester & Selby Jester & Oliver Jester & Charlotte Jester, the remainder. Witt: John Lewis, George Jones & Burton Jones. Prob: John Lewis, Timothy Hill & Edward U. Powell securities.1 

Family 1

John Grinnalds b. c 1815

Family 2

(-----) Conner b. c 1815

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 285 (will of James Jester, Chincoteague Island, wife Nancy).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

John Grinnalds1

M, b. circa 1815
Last Edited29 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1815John Grinnalds was born circa 1815 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*30 April 1838He married Elizabeth (of Jms & Rebecca) Jester, daughter of James (of Jno M) Jester and Rebecca Jones, on 30 April 1838 at Accomack Co, VA. Timothy Hill was security on the M.L.B. of John Grinalds and Eliza Jester of James. They were married on 4 May 1838.1 

Citations

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

(-----) Conner1

M, b. circa 1815
Last Edited29 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1815(-----) Conner was born circa 1815.1 
Marriage*before 12 April 1839He married Elizabeth (of Jms & Rebecca) Jester, daughter of James (of Jno M) Jester and Rebecca Jones, before 12 April 1839.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 285 (will of James Jester, Chincoteague Island, wife Nancy).

Rebecca (of Jms & Molly) Jester1

F, b. circa 1818
FatherJames (of Jno M) Jester1 b. c 1785, d. b 25 Nov 1839
MotherMary 'Molly' Taylor1 b. c 1790, d. b 27 Aug 1821
Last Edited30 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1818Rebecca (of Jms & Molly) Jester was born circa 1818 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*12 April 1839Rebecca was named in her father's will on 12 April 1839 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. In his will James Jester (Chincoteague Island) gave to wife Nancy Jester all the property she had when I married her. To my son John Jester $3 & …. Daughter Lana Clavel, wife of Henry Clavel, … To son David Jester ... To daughter Sarah Barret, wife of John Barret, … To son James Jester … To daughter Mary Jester … To daughter Eliza Conner ... To my son Michael Jester ... To my son William Jester ... To my daughter Rebecca Jester ... Son James Jester Extr. To my son James Jester, together with my son William Jester & Selby Jester & Oliver Jester & Charlotte Jester, the remainder. Witt: John Lewis, George Jones & Burton Jones. Prob: John Lewis, Timothy Hill & Edward U. Powell securities.1 

Citations

  1. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 285 (will of James Jester, Chincoteague Island, wife Nancy).

Mary (of Jms & Molly) Jester1

F, b. circa 1815
FatherJames (of Jno M) Jester1 b. c 1785, d. b 25 Nov 1839
MotherMary 'Molly' Taylor1 b. c 1790, d. b 27 Aug 1821
Last Edited30 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1815Mary (of Jms & Molly) Jester was born circa 1815 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*12 April 1839Mary was named in her father's will on 12 April 1839 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. In his will James Jester (Chincoteague Island) gave to wife Nancy Jester all the property she had when I married her. To my son John Jester $3 & …. Daughter Lana Clavel, wife of Henry Clavel, … To son David Jester ... To daughter Sarah Barret, wife of John Barret, … To son James Jester … To daughter Mary Jester … To daughter Eliza Conner ... To my son Michael Jester ... To my son William Jester ... To my daughter Rebecca Jester ... Son James Jester Extr. To my son James Jester, together with my son William Jester & Selby Jester & Oliver Jester & Charlotte Jester, the remainder. Witt: John Lewis, George Jones & Burton Jones. Prob: John Lewis, Timothy Hill & Edward U. Powell securities.2 

Citations

  1. [S580] Jody Powell, 1830 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  2. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 285 (will of James Jester, Chincoteague Island, wife Nancy).

Alford Jester1

M, b. circa 1843
FatherMichael (of Jms & Molly) Jester1 b. c 1820
MotherSally Scarbourgh1 b. c 1820
Last Edited30 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1843Alford Jester was born circa 1843 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850Alford was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at First District, Worcester Co, MD. HH#883 was headed by Mitchell(sic) (Michael) Jester, a 30 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Sally, age 30; Alford, age 7 and Billy, age 2. Also listed was William Truitt, age 23.1 

Citations

  1. [S585] Ruth T. Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, 1850 Census.

Billy Jester1

M, b. circa 1848
FatherMichael (of Jms & Molly) Jester1 b. c 1820
MotherSally Scarbourgh1 b. c 1820
Last Edited30 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1848Billy Jester was born circa 1848 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*1850Billy was listed with his parents in the census of 1850 at First District, Worcester Co, MD. HH#883 was headed by Mitchell(sic) (Michael) Jester, a 30 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Jesters: Sally, age 30; Alford, age 7 and Billy, age 2. Also listed was William Truitt, age 23.1 

Citations

  1. [S585] Ruth T. Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, 1850 Census.

Mary 'Molly' Taylor1

F, b. circa 1790, d. before 27 August 1821
Last Edited30 Jan 2022
Birth*circa 1790Mary 'Molly' Taylor was born circa 1790 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Married Name18 July 1812 As of 18 July 1812,her married name was Jester.1 
Marriage*18 July 1812She married James (of Jno M) Jester, son of John M. Jester and (-----) (-----), on 18 July 1812 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Death*before 27 August 1821Mary 'Molly' Taylor died before 27 August 1821 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that Josiah Doughty was the security on the M.L.B. of James Jester of Jno. and Mary Jones of Jms. (NOTE: She was evidently his second wife 'Molly' Taylor, who had died before before he married his third wife Mary Jones of Jms. on 27 Aug 1821.)2 
Admin of estate*25 February 1822Administration of Mary estate was filed on 25 February 1822 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that administration on the estate of Mary Jester was granted to James Jester with William P. Read & John Hall securities. (NOTE: She was evidently his second wife 'Molly' Taylor, who had died before before he married his third wife Mary Jones of Jms. on 27 Aug 1821.)3 
Est settm't*30 December 1822Her estate was settled on 30 December 1822 at Chincoteague, Accomack Co, VA. Settlement of the estate of Mary Jester - 7 Mar 1822 (Invy), 9 Mar 1822 (Sale), 27 Sep 1822 (Audit), 30 Dec 1822 (Rec'd) - James Jester Admr. Appraisers: William Jones, William Sharpley & John Jones. Auditors: T. Holmes & William Sharpley. (NOTE: She was evidently his second wife 'Molly' Taylor, who had died before before he married his third wife Mary Jones of Jms. on 27 Aug 1821.)4 

Family

James (of Jno M) Jester b. c 1785, d. b 25 Nov 1839
Children 1.David (of Jms & Molly) Jester5,1 b. c 1813
 2.Mary (of Jms & Molly) Jester6 b. c 1815
 3.William (of Jms & Molly) Jester+7 b. c 1817, d. 10 Aug 1871
 4.Rebecca (of Jms & Molly) Jester5 b. c 1818
 5.James (of Jms & Molly) Jester+1 b. c 1820
 6.Michael (of Jms & Molly) Jester+5,1 b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers' Returns), p. 142 (James of Jno m. Mary Jones of Jms.).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 286 (adm of Mary Jester to James Jester).
  4. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 286 (settlement of estate of Mary Jester to James Jester).
  5. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 285 (will of James Jester, Chincoteague Island, wife Nancy).
  6. [S580] Jody Powell, 1830 Accomack Co, VA, Census.
  7. [S569] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Death Register, 1853-1896, p. 80 (Wm. Jester).