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

William Weedon

Male Bef 1722 - 1794  (> 72 years)

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  • Name William Weedon 
    Born Bef 1722  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Dec 1794  Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I021465  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2018 

  • Notes 
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      Prince George's County MD Will Book Liber T No. #1
      Folio 353 WILLIAM WEDEN 02/13/1794 12/--/1794
      "being sick and weak or Body
      Bequeaths to:
      1. Priscilla Weden --wife -to have all of the estate during her natural life and after her decease to N.. divided among all of testator's children
      2. Catron (Weden ?) --daughter
      Jane (Weden ?) --daughter
      Nathaniel Weden -son
      Mary (Weden ?) --daughter
      Sarah (Weden ?) --daughter
      Lettice (Weden ?) --daughter
      Henry Werdon --son
      Priscilla (Weden ?) --daughter
      Rebecca (Weden ?) -daughter
      -remainder of the estate to be divided among them after widow's decease
      Witnesses: Joseph Blanford
      William Wall
      Then came: the two above named subscribers to the will
      Note: the testator signed the will with his mark
      Henry Grear 97.121 PG 40.14.2 Dec 4 1767 Mar 22 1768
      appriaisers: Richard Hutton, James Collings
      Creditors: James Sotheron Briscoe, George Maxwell
      Next of Kin: Sarah Brightwell, Priscilla Weadon
      Executor: William Weadon
      Henry Grear PG County MD, 1 sep 1767; 24 nov 1767
      wife mary
      children, Sarah Brightwell, Jane Parker, Priscilla Weedon, and Brightwell Grear
      Grandchildren, Jonathan Weatton, Chatherine Weattan, Susan Wheatan, Jane, Nathaniel, and Mary Wheaton, children of dau. Priscilla Wheaten.
      Exs. Samuel Cave, Wm Wheaton
      Wit George biggs, Jonathan Cook, John Leach, 36.107
      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1772-1774; Liber BB 3 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 520. At the request of Richard Brightwell the following Deed was recorded October 1, 1774
      Indenture made September 26, 1774; William Weadon, executor of the last will and testament of Henry Grear, deceased in consideration of 56 pounds 5 shillings current money paid by Richard Brightwell, planter has sold part of a tract containing 76 acres granted to Joseph Grear and Thomas Padgett lying near a creek formerly called Indian Town Creek but since by the name of Fransum Creek and now known by the name of Swansons Creek it being that part of Joseph Grear's moiety. Signed William Weadon in the presence of and acknowledged before John Harrison, Alexander Howard Magruder