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

William Harrison

Male Abt 1703 - 1745  (~ 42 years)


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  • Name William Harrison 
    Born Abt 1703  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Dec 1745  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I021829  Tree1
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2021 

    Father William Harrison,   b. Bef 1682, Chopawamsic, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 4 Feb 1725/26, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 44 years) 
    Mother Sarah Hawley,   b. 1686, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1778, Fauquier County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 1702  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13087  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Isabella Triplett,   b. Abt 1695, Hanover Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1750, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Married Bef 1726  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Susannah Harrison,   b. Abt 1734, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1773, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years)
     2. George Harrison,   b. Abt 1736, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Sarah Harrison,   b. Abt 1740, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 28 Jul 1785, Fairfax County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years)
     4. Margaret Harrison,   b. Abt 1741, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Mary Harrison,   b. Abt 1749, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F13214  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://www.rootsweb.com/~vastaffo/parishregh.htm
      URL title: Overwharton Parish Register
      Note:
      Harrison, Captain William Departed this life, December 1, 1745
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      RE: Beginning at a White Oak page 191-192-193
      119 HARRISON, MRS. SARAH 281 4 February 1725 NN A:188 Beginning at the mouth of a small branch on Potomack River side at thorough air between two islands below Sugarland Island. RS 1:36A

      Edward Blackburn and Margaret his wife, John Monroe and Sarah his wife of Fairfax County sold to John Trammell of Loudoun County for 42 half of tract taken up by William Harrison and devised to William H. Harrison his son. The Northern Neck Grant was to Sarah Lewis, then Sarah Harrison, widow and relict of William Harrison the elder and mother of William the son. The tract was devised to his four daughters, Margaret who married Edward Blackburn, Sarah who married John Monroe, Susanna who married Robert Slaughter and Mary who married John Waler. This deed was made 3-4 September 1760 but was not re-corded until 10 July 1762 and was for 141 1/2 acres. (Loudoun Deeds C:255)

      Sarah Lewis confirmed the deed to John Trammell who had purchased respective shares of daughters of William Harrison--281 acres. (Loudoun Deeds D:397. 11 October 1764 )

      John Trammell of Loudoun sold to William Trammell for 350 a part beginning at a landing at mouth of a lane that formerly divided the plantation where Joseph Johnston and John Trammell lived, or 84 acres. (Loudoun Deeds D:589. 26 August 1765)
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://freepages.family.rootsweb.com/~karev/deedrec_head.htm
      URL title: DEED RECORDS
      Note:
      King George County Deed Book 3

      31b. Know all men .. We William Harrison & Hen: Head .. are bound unto William Robinson Gent. .. on behalf of ye court of King George .. in sum Fifty pounds .. 1st October 1736. Condition .. if William Harrison Guardian of George Harrison shall truly pay unto sd Orphan all such Estates .. come to hands of ye sd Harrison as soon as Orphan shall attain lawful age.. also keep harmless and sd Justices .. this obligation to be void .. otherwise remain..

      Presence Harry Turner 1st October 1736...... Wm. Harrison.... Henry x Head

      Ordered to be recorded
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      STAFFORD COUNTY VA WILL BOOK M; 1729-1748; THE ANTIENT PRESS pp. -305-308
      1732 Dr. The Estate of ELIAS HORE Gent. Deceased To Mr. COCKE'S clerks fees, To WILLIAM HOLT by account proved. To JOHN TOWARD, for rash lent Capt. bore, To Doctr. GUSTAVUS BROWN, Capt. HENRY CONNYERS, Mr. JOHN GRANT. 1733 To JOHN MERCER for Attorneys fees, To JOHN MORPUS for ball of his crop. To PETER BYI i. 1734 To SAMUEL TIMMONS by Judg. to BENONI WILSON, To CHARLES HARDIN, To PETER LEHUE, To JAMES CULLEN, Mr. HAMMERSLEY, Henry Connyers, JAMES HOLMES. 1735 To JOHN TRIPLET, JAMES HORE. Cr 1732 - By JACOB GIBSON, WILLIAM RUSSELL, EDWARD SUTE, SAMUEL TIMMONS, JAMES TRENT. 1733 RICHARD TIDWELL, WILLIAM CORNWELL, EDWARD BARRY, ELIZABETH GRANT, JOHN SKEENS, By 2 attorneys fees to Tidwell and Kelly, CHARLES CORNWELL, MATHEW KELLY, Gray and Company, JOHN HOLMES, JAMES BUCHANAN London, By JOSEPH ADAMS, by HUGH ARBUTHNOT
      Errors Excepted Nov 11 , 1740 p me
      W. Harrison
      Dr. The Estate of the Orphans of Elias Hore deced 1732 For the year preceding
      To cloathing 4 children, paid Dr. GUSTAVUS BROWN, To Schooling, To Quitrents 896 acres, 1722 - To 3 Levies, p. William, To 3 Levies Stafford, 1734 - paid the midwife - 1735, 1736, 1737 to Doctr. HAMILTON'S account. 1738, 1739, 1740. By crop at Stafford and Pr Wm. Reced of the rents of the Land devised to WILLIAM HORE at Maddox. Expended in defending the land of Elias Hore in a Suit brought by Capt. WM. BRENT in the general Court as by account.
      Errors Excepted Novr the 11. 1740 p me
      W. Harrison
      At Court held for Stafford County 11th November 1740 WILLIAM HARRISON Gent Guardian to the orphans of ELIAS HORE Gent produced account .. made oath and value the Tobacco therein charged at 12/6 p cent one year with another .. ordered to be recorded.

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