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

John Chalmers

Male - Aft 1731


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name John Chalmers 
    Born Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1731  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I080133  Tree1
    Last Modified 14 Nov 2017 

  • Notes 
    • ===
      1731 - 1732 Prince William County, Virginia Deeds, Liber A {June Whitehurst Johnson}:
      Pages 222-224. Oct. 15, 1731, Jeoffrey Johnson of Prince William County, planter to John Chalmers of stafford, Chyrurgeon....492 a.....on branch of Occoquon called Barrens Run on upper side of branch....corner to land surveyed for Coppedge....in line of George Crossby....oak standing on upper side of a branch called Negro Run being the land surveyed for Henry Norman....down run dividing this land from land of John Catletts....for 5 shillings.
      Jeoffrey (his mark) Johnson
      Wit: Peter Hodgman, Nath: Chapman, John Srape???
      page 224. Margarett Johnson wife of Jeoffrey Johnson of Prince William County, planter for consideration me unto moveing.... appoint Catesby Cocke of Prince William, Gent. my true and lawfull attorney for me...to acknowledge and relinquish all my rights and title of Dower and thirds in land on Darrells Run conveyed to John Chalmers. Dated Oct. 6, 1731.
      Margarett (X) Johnson
      Wit: Jno. Wright, Jos: Hudnal, Wm. Hackney.
      At court April 20, 1732 Jeoffrey Johnson acknowledged this lease to John Chalmers.
      Pages 225-228. Oct. 6, 1731. Jeoffrey Johnson of Prince William to John Chalmers of Stafford.... for 3500 lbs. Tob....492 a.... on branch of Occoquon called Darrells Run....same granted to Johnson by Proprietors of North. Neck dated Aug. 20, 1725. Deed of release. Jeoffrey (his mark) Johnson
      Wit: Peter Hedgman, Nath: Chapman, John Snow.
      Rec'd. of John Chalmers 3500 lbs. lob. Oct. 6, 1731.
      At court April 20, 1732 Jeoffrey Johnson acknowledged this release with receipt endorsed to John Chalmers and Catesby Cocke by virtue of Power of Attorney from Margaret wife of Jeoffrey relin.- quished her right of Dower to land mentioned.