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

Baldwin Dade

Male 1716 - 1783  (66 years)


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  • Name Baldwin Dade 
    Born 13 Oct 1716  King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 Sep 1783  King George County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I017023  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Father Townshend Dade,   b. 1688, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1761, Stafford County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Alexander,   b. 15 Sep 1698, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1736, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Married Abt 1714  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F08310  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah Alexander,   b. 1718, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1739, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years) 
    Married 7 Aug 1736  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Children 
     1. Francis Dade,   b. 29 Dec 1737, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F10903  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Verlinda Jones,   b. Abt 1726, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1798, King George County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married Abt 1743  St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Behethland Dade,   b. 23 Dec 1745, St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1801, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 55 years)
     2. Sarah Dade,   b. 20 Jan 1746/47, St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1805, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     3. Anne Dade,   b. Abt 1756, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Brunswick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Langhorne Dade,   b. Abt 1758, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 'Litchfield', King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Baldwin Dade,   b. 14 Feb 1760, St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1809, Alexandria, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     6. Jane Dade,   b. Abt 1761, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Elizabeth Dade,   b. 13 Jun 1764, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1828, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F08471  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • === Contributed by Ralph D. Smith

      Aug. 4, 1782 - "Abstracts from Records of Rappahannock, Essex, Middlesex, King George, and Richmond Counties, Va., by Torrence. Page 72. Will of Baldwin Dade Aug. 4, 1782, rec. Sept. 4, 1783. Wife Verlinda, son Laughton, dau. Behethland Birch, Jane Gates, and Elis. Dade, Sons: Baldwin and Townsend."
      Source: Smallwood, Marilu Burch, "Birch, Burch Family in Great Britain and America," Vol. 1, pp. 170-1.
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      STAFFORD COUNTY VA WILL BOOK O; 1748-1767; THE ANTIENT PRESS
      p. 391 In Name of God I TOWNSHEND DADE of County of Stafford and Parish of saint Pauls being at this time sick but of perfect sense .. First I give to my Daughter ELIZABETH WASHINGTON, Dinah, Virgin & their increase which she has in her possession. Secondly I give to my Grandson LANGHORN DADE one negro man named Juba. Thirdley I give to my son BALDWIN DADE, two Negro men called Solomon & George. Fourthly I give to SARAH DADE Widow of CADWALLADER DADE two Negroes Ben & Suckey. Fifthly I give to my daughter FRANCES STUART the following Negroes (3 named) which she has in her possession. Sixthly I give to my Son HORATIO DADE the following Negroes (5 named) Seventhly I give to my Loving Wife ROSE DADE 12 Ews & ram. Lastly I give to my son Horatio Dade all the rest of my Estate of what kind so ever both real & personal. My will is that Tobacco in Grants hands & the crop tobacco I have by me, be equally divided between my wife ROSE DADE, and my son HORATIO DADE Lastly I appoint my loving wife, and my son Horatio Dade Executors .. 9th April 1761. Townshend Dade
      Will Young,
      Richd. McClannen
      At Court held for Stafford County June 9:th 1761 Will presented by Horatio Dade .. proved .. admitted to record .. Certificate granted for obtaining Probate .
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      STAFFORD COUNTY VA WILL BOOK O; 1748-1767; THE ANTIENT PRESS
      pp. 242-243 In the name of God Amen I LANGHORN DADE of County Stafford do make my last will & Testament. First I give soul hands of God ., body to Earth .. as for what goods .. I give as followeth Vizt. Item I give to my dear wife MILDRED DADE all the Estate that it hath pleas'd God to bestow on me during her widowhood if she marries I desire that my whole Estate be equally divided between my dear Wife and my two sons TOWNSHEND & CADWALLADER JONES DADE My desire is that my wife's part may be hers for ever. My will is that land whereon I now live I purchased of Mr. ROBERT MASSEY may be acknowledged by him to my son Cadwallader Jones Dade and I desire that my dear wife may have it in her possession during her widowhood but if she marrys I desire she may be moved off immediately. I desire that if my son Cadwallader Jones Dade attempts to mishirt or disturb her of her right in the time of her widowhood - he may forfeit his part of my Estate. My will is that my dear wife keep my two sons Townshend & Cadwallader Jones Dade & their Estate during her widowhood and if she marries before they come of age I desire that my Brother BALDWIN DADE take my son Townshend & his Estate into his possession till he comes of age, and I desire that my good friend LAWRENCE WASHINGTON take my son Cadwallader Jones & his Estate into his possession till he comes of age, & in case Lawrence Washington should die then my Brother HORATIO DADE to take my son Cadwallader Jones & his Estate into his possession till he comes of age. My desire that if my son Townshend should Inherit the Land whereon my Father lives that my dear Wife during her widowhood may put what Negroes she thinks proper provided they are not above have to work the said Land for the benefit of she & the children but if she should marry before they come of age co be left to the discretion of my Exrs. My will is that my Estate may no't be apprais'd or Inventoried. Lastly I appoint my loving Wife & my good friend LAW'R. WASHINGTON & my two Brothers BALDWIN & HORATIO DADE Exrs of this my last will. October 9th day 1752.
      Sign'd in pr of us Langhorn Dade Cadwr. Dade, Jacob T Johnson,
      Jno. Washington, Robert Yates
      AC Court held for Stafford County 9th May 1752 This last will & Testament of Langhorn Dade deced presented by MILDRED DADE one of the Executors named .. proved by witnesses .. admitted to record .. Certificate granted her for obtaining Probate ..
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      Ruth & Sam Sparacio, compilers, Deed Abstracts of Stafford County, CA 1722-1728 & 1755-1765. p.100, 105, 139-140:

      P 104-105 To all whom I Know ye that I Elizabeth Buckner of County Stafford in consideration sume of one pound five shillings by me already received by Baldwyn Dade do sell all my interest in 40 acres in Parish of St Pauls being the moiety of 100 acres of land sold by Richard Foote Gent Attorney of Samuel Hawyard Esqr to John Buckner and by Buckner devised by his last will and testament to be equally divided between said Elizabeth Buckner his widow & Susanna Buckner his only child now know ye that I …confirm to him all my right 9th April 1756

      Signed Elizabeth Buckner In the presence of Withers Conway, Thomas Bunbury, John Whiting, Gerrard Fowke.

      At court held Stafford County 13th April 1756 this deed feoffment from Elizabeth Buckner with livery & seizing thereon being proved...admitted to record.
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      Charles County Land Records 1796-1799; Liber IB-2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 116. Entry of Negroes: At the request of Justinian Burch the following entry was recorded February 21st 1797.
      I hereby certify that on January 30, 1797 I imported from the Commonwealth of Virginia into this state, one negro man named Anthony (25 yrs.) which I claim under a bequeath in the will of Baldwin Dade of the Commonwealth of Virginia, dec'd. signed Just. Burch, February 22, 1797. (0.94)
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      Charles County Land Records 1796-1799; Liber IB-2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 147. Entry of Negroes: At the request of Justinian Burch the following entry was recorded April 27th 1797.
      I certify that on January 20, 1797 I importred from the Commonwealth of Virginia into the State of Maryland, negro man Anthony (20 yrs.) which I claim under a bequeath in the will of Baldwin Dade late of said Commonwealth deceased bearing the date of August 18, 1782 and recorded among the records of King George County, Va. Under my and this April 27, 1797 Justinian Burch

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