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

George Woodbridge

Male 1674 - 1706  (32 years)


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  • Name George Woodbridge 
    Born 1674  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Mar 1705/06  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I001522  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2019 

    Father Paul Woodbridge,   b. 1631, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1691, North Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Bridget Fitzherbert,   b. Bef 1642, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1692, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 50 years) 
    Married Bef 1662  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F00894  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1705-1706 Richmond Co VA Order Book 4; Antient Press: (Page 138)
      Richmond County Court 6th of March 1705/1706
      - Upon the Petition of MARY WOODBRIDGE, Order for administration is granted unto her on all and singular the Estate of GEORGE WOODBRIDGE, she giving security for the same according to Law
      This day WILLIAM WOODBRIDGE and SAMLL. SAMFORD acknowledged themselves indebted to the worspll. her Majties Justices for Richmond County in the full and just summe of fifty thousand pounds of tobbo. to be paid to the Justices theire heires Exrs. or Admrs. in case MARY WOODBRIDGE do not duely administer on all and singular the Estate of GEORGE WOODBRIDGE, deced., and render a true Account thereof when thereunto lawfully called
      - Ordered that WILLIAM SMOOTE, EDWARD GEFFERY, LUKE WILLIAMS & GEORGE GLASCOCK, or any three of them, sometime betweene this and the next Court do meet at the House of GEORGE WOODBRIDGE and do then and there inventory and appraise all and singular the Estate of GEORGE WOODBRIDGE, deced., as the same shall be presented to theire view and make report of theire proceedings therein to the said next Court under theire hands in writing. Capt. CHARLES BARBER is requested to administer an Oath to the Appraisers for theire true appraisment of the deced.'s Estate as also to the Admrx. for her true delivery thereof
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      p.123. Deed. 4 May 1695. William Woodbridge of Northfarnahm Parish, Richmond County, to William Hanks and Sarah his wife of same County, for 5000 lb Tobo, "all that part and parcell of Land lying on the north side of a Branch called of known by the name of the Dum:man's branch or by some (the Indian Town branch) situate lying and being in the County of Richmond containing one hundere Acres be it more of less". Adjs land of Thomas Wilson, land of Robert Palmer, land of Edward Geffery, land of William Hanks and the land of William Woodbridge.
      signed William Woodbridge
      Wit:
      Wm Mishell
      Rob't Palmer his mark
      Edward Gerrery
      Rec. 12 Oct. 1695

      p.127. 18 June 1695. George Woodbridge of No. Farnham Par., Richmond County, to Wm Woodbridge of same County, for 3000 lb tobo, a parcell of land "comonly calleed the Indian Town lying in the said County of Richmond x x which said Land came to my x Inheritance of my Father Mr Paul Woodbridge late of this County dec'd.
      signed Geo: Woodbridge
      Wit:
      Fran: Fowler
      Ed: Jeffery
      Jno. Bonnevoll his mark
      Rec. 22 Oct. 1695

      Source:
      Fleet, Beverley,
      Richmond County records, 1692-1704 : Deed book no. 1, 1692-1693, Deed book no. 2, 1693/4-1696, Deed book no. 3, lost, miscellaneous records, 1699-1704
      Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1961, 117 pgs.
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      Richmond County, Virginia Wills {Robert K. Headley, Jr}
      p.299 - Capt. Alexander NEWMAN; will pres. by Mrs. Elizabeth NEWMAN, ex; prov. by William WOODBRIDGE and George WOODBRIDGE; prob. to ex; 1 Jun 1698.
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      1694-1697 Richmond Co VA Orders; Antient Press: (Page 17)
      Richmond County Court 6th of March 1694/5
      - WILLIAM FITZHERBERT made Oath upon the Holy Gospel of God that GEORGE WOODBRIDGE, the Son of PAUL WOODBRIDGE deceased, is One & twenty years of age
      - Upon the humble Petition of GEORGE WOODBRIDGE, it is ordered that WILLIAM WOODBRIDGE, Brother, do deliver unto him the part and share of the Cattle and other moveable goods due to him out of his deceased Fathers Estate, PAUL WOODBRIDGE, and now in his said Brothers custody
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      1697-1699 Richmond Co VA Orders; Antient Press: (Page 299)
      Richmond County Court 1st of June 1698
      - The Last Will and Testament of Capt. ALEXANDER NEWMAN being presented to this Court by Mrs. ELIZABEH NEWMAN, his Executrix, were proved by the oaths of WILLIAM WOODBRIDGE & GEORGE WOODBRIDGE witnesses thereto & probate thereof granted unto the said Executrix
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      Richmond County, Virginia Wills {Robert K. Headley, Jr}
      p.27 - William WOODBRIDGE, NFP, will; 16 Nov 1726, 1 Feb 1726/27 cousin George WOODBRIDGE the plant. I bought of Francis WILLIAMS 300 ac. to be made good out of that I bought of Thomas MOUNTJOY; dau. Elizabeth remaining 500 ac. of land I bought of Thomas MOUNTJOY and all slaves at Rappahannock Plant; executor to buy 200 ac. of good plantable land near the falls of our river and give it to William ROBERTSON the son of Anne ROBERTSON; son John; ex: son John;
      wits: Nath. NORTON, John [DEPLICH], Susannah HINDES.
      [Maj. William WOODBRIDGE mar. (1) Sarah KEENE and (2) Sarah BRERETON, 1713. MRC, pp.234, 235. William ROBERTSON, the bastard son of Anne, was b. 18 Jan 1725. NFPR, p.158.]