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

John Armsby

Male Bef 1630 - 1660  (> 30 years)


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  • Name John Armsby 
    Born Bef 1630 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Jan 1659/60  Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I000410  Tree1
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 

    Family Anne MNU Armsby,   b. Bef 1634,   d. Aft 1661, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 29 years) 
    Married Bef 1650  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Anne Armsby,   b. Between 1651 and 1655, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1722, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years)
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 
    Family ID F00237  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      WILLS OF Westmoreland County, Virginia 1654-1800 BY AUGUSTA B. FOTHERGILL: Pg 4
      ARMSLEY, JOHN, of Nominy, 4 September 1657; 10 January 1659.
      Wife Anne; daughter Anne Armsley until she be 16
      years old or marry to remain with my wife.
      Witness; Rice Maddox, Richard Flint.
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/md/kent/history/area/inhab1642.txt
      URL title: Inhabitants of Kent County, MD, 1642
      Note:
      [5 September 1642]


      Inhabitants of Kent

      William Naufone Francis Rabnett
      Thomas Allen Thomas Butler
      John Bennett Walter Weeks
      Henry Morgan Edward Comins
      Thomas Pett John Russell
      Thomas Stent Thomas Parker
      Giles Basha Thomas Hales
      Thomas Keyne William Cox
      Francis Brooks Henry Bellamy
      William Lant Ralph Pettiman
      William Parry Thomas Kidd
      Robert Philpott John Medcalfe
      Nicholas Porter John Gresham
      George Crouch John Marwood
      Robert Hewett William Jackson
      Robert Lake Richard Smith
      John Pattner Richard Spain
      William Wieldee William Smith
      Richard Thompson William Ashbrook
      Edmond Parry Nicholas Browne
      Devor Godwin John Hill
      Thomas Dier Mathew Rodan
      Robert Short Thomas Arnold
      Nich Pothampton Richard Pinner
      Roger Baxter Howell Morgan
      John SmithJohn Armsby
      Richard PurlevantEdward Thompson
      John Abbott Thomas Bradnock
      Duck Denitz John Philips
      Philip Conner Robert Vaughan
      John Walker Andrew Basha
      John Lee Richard Hoben
      Walter Smith Charles Steward
      Henry EastJohn Pere
      John Powell Hughe Fowes
      James Johnson James Claughton
      William Porter

      All these above appeared by their Proxie Mr Giles Brent
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      1650-1652 Deed-Will Book Northumberland Co Va; Antient Press: Pg 75
      18 day of February 1647. WM. HOLLOWES Sale of a Cow to JOHN ARMESBY
      Witnessed by ROGER PULLIN, MATTHEW RHODON
      This Sale was recorded the 17th of May 1652
      14 day of February 1647, Mr. HOLLOWES his Sale of a Cow to JNO: ARMESBY recorded the 17th May 1652,
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      1650-1652 Deed-Will Book Northumberland Co Va; Antient Press: Pg 75
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I JOHN ARMSBY of NOMINYE in the County of Northumberland & Colony of Virginia doe give for his marke of hoggs and cattle, the right eare underkeeled the left eare is the ( ) this marke was recorded the 17th of Mary 1652,
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      Northumberland County Record Book 1652 -1658 pg 30
      This Bill bindeth me RICHARD COLE, Merchant, my heires & assignes to deliver unto JOHN ARMSBYE of NOMINYE or his assignes by ye last of Decem: next at farthest or sooner if I please, a youth Servant sound in his body & limbe to ye appearance of any honest man for p:formance of whereof I binde over unto ye said ARMSBYE three coves now goeing at GOODMAN BENNEUs, ye Carpenter, And ye Ladd to serve seaven yeares at least. In Witness whereof I doe in gage myselfe that in case I provide not his Servant, then I am to pay him Two thousand weight of merchantable tobco: Witness my hand this 8th day of April 1653
      Witnessed by us THO: SPEKE, RICHARD COLE
      JOHN TEW
      19th of Septem: 1653 This Writeing was recorded
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      CAVALIERS AND PIONEERS PATENT BOOK No. 2; Pg 206
      JOHN ARMESBEE, 250 an. Northumberland Co., 30 Jan. 1650, p. 278. Upon S. side of Potomeck Riv., beg. on W. side of a Cr. dividing this from land of Mr. Joseph Mattrom, thence Wly. upon a small br. of a Cr. that divides this and land of Tho. Yowell. Trans. of 5 pers: John Davis, James Marsh, John Yowin, Will. Hogg, John Armsbee.
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      CAVALIERS AND PIONEERS PATENT BOOK No. 2; Pg 219
      THOMAS YOWELL, 300 acs. Northumberland Co., 16 Sept. 1651, p. 338. On the S. side of Potomeck Riv., abutting Wly. upon Nomeny Bay, & Nly. upon a creek which divides this and the land of John Armsby. Due for trans. of 6 pers.*
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      CAVALIERS AND PIONEERS PATENT BOOK No. 6; Pg 82
      COL. NICHOLALL. (Nicholas) SPENCER, 900 acs. W'moreland Co.. in Nominy Bay, F. N. F. upon Powmack Riv,. a gr. pond dividing this & land of Mr. Richard Wright, adj. line of John Armesby, decd : 6 Oct. 1670, p. 319. Part of 963 acs. granted to Col. John Matrome, dec'd., 13 Aug. 1650, & due Spencer by deed from Mr. Richard Wright & Ann his wife. the naturall daughter of sd. Col. Matrome, dated 18 Aug. 1662, & recorded in sd. Co., etc.
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=278&last=&g_p=P2&co llection=LO Patent
      Title Armesbee, John.
      Publication 30 January 1650.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Note Location: Northumberland County.
      Description: 250 acres on the South side of Potomack River, Beg.g &c. on the Westward side Of a creek which divideth this land and the land of Joseph Mattrom.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 2, 1643-1651, p. 278 (Reel 2).
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=338&last=&g_p=P2&co llection=LO Patent
      Title Yowell, Thomas.
      Publication 16 October 1651.
      Gen. note "See No. 3, pa. 327"
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Note Location: Northumberland County.
      Description: 300 acres on the south side of Potomac River, abutting westerly on Nominy Bay, northerly on a creek which divideth this land and the land of John Armsby.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 2, 1643-1651, p. 338 (Reel 2).
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=390&last=&g_p=P3&co llection=LO Patent
      Title Horsly, Robert.
      Publication 6 October 1655.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Note Location: Northumberland County.
      Description: 300 acres on the south side of Potomac River, westerly on Nominy Bay; northerly on a creek which divideth the land from the land of John Armsby.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 3, 1652-1655, p. 390 (Reel 2).
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=15&last=&g_p=P5&col lection=LO Patent
      Title Bushrod, Richard.
      Publication 10 April 1665.
      Gen. note "Formerly gtd. to Thomas Youell Sept. 16th, 1651."
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Note Location: Northumberland County.
      Grantee(s): Bushrod, Richard & Bushrod, Thomas.
      Description: 300 acres on the South side of Potomac River. Westerly on Nominy Bay; Northerly on a creek which divideth this land from the land of John Armsby.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 5, 1661-1666 (v.1 & 2 p.1-369), p. 15 (Reel 5).

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