Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Alexander Gallant

Male Abt 1645 - Bef 1690  (~ 44 years)


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  • Name Alexander Gallant 
    Born Abt 1645 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 1690  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I044088  Tree1
    Last Modified 13 Oct 2017 

    Family Mary Spence,   b. 1645, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1674, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 30 years) 
    Married Bef 26 Sep 1677  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 13 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F24548  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Charles County Circuit Court Liber D, supplement Page 1
      2 Jul 1670; Deed of Gift from William Marshall of Piquasquo, planter, unto the inhabitants of Charles County and the Protestant Minister and inhabitants; 30 head of cattle in custody of Francis Pope and Bridgett Legato for use of minister Mathew Hill; overseers Mathew Hill, Humph. Warren of Hatton's Point, and John Bowles at Pickywaxen; /s/ Wm. Marshall (mark); wit. Mathew Hill, Alex. Gallant, John Long (mark)
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      Charles County Circuit Court Liber E, Page 58-1/2
      2 Jun 1671; Indenture from Gerrard Breeden and Elizabeth his wife, to Ralph Coates, Gent.; for 909# plus 4,000# tobacco; a parcel called River's Spring granted Christopher Rivers; then owned by John Muns; after by John Boyden, Will Boyden and Walter Cooper; from them to James Hussey to John Hackister; then to Thomas King; from him to Gerrard Breeden; located on Nangemy Creek next to land of James Lindsey; /s/ Gerrard Breeden, Elizabeth Breeden; wit. John Wheeler, Alexander Gallant
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      Charles County Circuit Court Liber E, Page 118 1/2
      10 Mar 1672; Indenture from Alexander Gallant, planter, to George Austria, planter; for 2,000# tobacco; a parcel called Akerden; near John Wheeler's land called Exeto; on the main fresh of the Piscataway; laid out for 100 acres; /s/ Alexander Gallant; wit. Archiball Wehab, Ralph Coates
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA ORDER BOOK 1676-1679; John Frederick Dorman; Page 152 [27 Feb. 1678/9]
      Foxhall attorney of Dr Robt: Synnock judgment by scire.
      facias against the estate of Abram Feild in the hands of Allex: Gallant who married the relict of Feild for 900 pounds of tobacco.
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA ORDER BOOK 1676-1679; John Frederick Dorman; Page 91 [26 Sept. 1677]
      Mary Gallant alias Ironmonger hath order vs. the estate of Tho: Jones for 618 pounds of tobacco, the debt being proved by the oath of Mr. Pa: Spence.
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA ORDER BOOK 1679-1682; John Frederick Dorman; Page 164 [ 8 Oct 1679]
      Upon the petition of Jno Taylor he is ordered guardian to Wm Knight and to take into his posssession Knights cattle, giveing security and bringing inventory.
      Jno Quessinborough and Richard Steele security in 500 pounds of tobacco
      Hump Pope, Allex Galland and Jno Quessinborough appraisers
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA ORDER BOOK 1682-1684; John Frederick Dorman; Page 340 [25 June 1684]
      Upon petition of Mrs. Sarah Butler the last will, of John Butler is proved by John Jones, Elizabeth Pope and Charles Baldridge and administiiation of the estate with the will annext comitted to Sarah Butler, the relict and executrix of John. It is further ordered that on 2 August next John Questenbury, Alexandr Gallant and John Jones take a true inventory of the estate of John Butler and apprayse the same. John Jones and Alexandr. Webster doe assume with Sarah Butler in 30,000 pounds of. tobacco for the true performance of the contents of the will.
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      Charles County Circuit Court Liber R, Page 338
      10 Mar 1690; Indenture from George Austrey of Stafford County, Virginia, to Thomas Mitchell, planter; for 5,000# tobacco; a parcel of land called Abberdeen; taken up by Alexander Gallant who conveyed to George Austrey; bounded by John Wheeler's Exiter; containing 100 acres; /s/ George Austrey (mark); wit. Geo. Godfrey, Willm. Frost
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 317-108: ABERDEEN: 428 acres; Possession of - 428 Acres - Bayne, Walter : Surveyed 15 Jan 1688 for Gilbert Clark on the South side Mattawoman : Conveyance notes - 428 Acres - Henry Acton from Walter Bayne; 16 Feb 1708, 428 Acres - John Bayne from Gilbert Clark; 29 Oct 1696,100 Acres - William Marloe from Henry Acton; 8 Nov 1715,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Prince Georges County: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 381-32: EXETER: 316 acres; Possession of - 316 Acres - Wheeler, John : Re-Surveyed 1 March 1687 for John Wheeler on the South side of the main fresh that falleth into Piscataway Creek about 2 miles from the head of the said creek between a bound Red Oak standing on the East side of a deep branch that falleth into the aforesaid fresh & at the head of an Indian field. {mm note; spelled EXETOR in record} : Other Tracts Mentioned: ; ; ; {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, This land is said to lie in Prince Georges County and there charged,,
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      Prince George's County, Maryland - Land Owners at Time PGCo Was Formed - 1696: Tract Name: ABERDEEN; Owner: Gallant, Alexander: Orig County = C {Charles = C, Calvert = V}; Patent Date: May 3, 1672 : Ref: Liber 17, f 250 : Map Location: O-17