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

George Durrett

Male 1739 - 1812  (73 years)


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  • Name George Durrett 
    Born 1739  'Kemp Place' St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 May 1812  Caroline County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I023057  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Father Robert Durrett,   b. Abt 1702, Albemarle County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1765, 'Kemp Place' St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Goodloe,   b. 22 Sep 1706, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1783, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 1722  Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14088  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Estes,   b. 27 Sep 1748, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1812, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 63 years) 
    Married Bef 5 Nov 1763  Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F14087  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Title Durrett, George.
      Publication 1812
      Gen. note Part of index to wills from counties where official records no longer exist for the period beginning 1801.
      Note Will - 1812
      Note Caroline Co. Wills and Deeds, 1794-1859, p. 10
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      Title Durrett, George.
      Publication 1811
      Gen. note Part of index to wills from counties where official records no longer exist for the period beginning 1801.
      Note Will dated 3 June 1811 Will proved 20 May 1812
      Note Tylerís Quarterly, vol. 30, pp. 208-209, from suit papers in Fredericksburg District Court
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      1762-1772 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Will Book D; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      DURRETT, ROBERT, St. George's Parish, d. Nov. 5, 1763, p. July 1, 1765. Wit. William Hodgson, Robert Durrett, Richard Durrett. Ex. George Durrett, George Chapman, Henry Goodloe. Leg. son, George; my next son, Robert; daughter Elizabeth Durrett; daughter Leah; daughter Katherine Durrett; wife, Elizabeth; my seven children, viz. George, Robert, Mary Anne Hoskins, Diana Chapman, Elizabeth, Leah and Katherine Durrett. (Page 203)
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      CRANE, JOHN, Spotsylvania County, d. June 4, 1773, p. Nov. 17, 1774. Wit. H. Goodloe, George Durrett, Robert Durrett. Ex. sons John and James Crane; son-in-law William Wood. Leg. wife Elizabeth; sons John, James, William; daughter Ann, wife of William Wood; daughter Mary, wife of William Bartlett; daughter Elizabeth, wife of Mordacai Redd; daughter Sarah, wife of Harry Bartlett; daughters Phoebe, Rachel and Frances. (Page 86)
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      history of Caroline co. va
      page 315

      1772: William Marshall exc/admin of Diannah Goodloe [along with George Chapman, John Marshall, George Durrett]
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      Contributed by: James Hughes
      URL title: Cary-Estes Genealogy , Page 125
      Note: Caroline Wills (copies of Wills found in chancery paper):
      John Estes of the county of Caroline: to wife Elizabeth; provision for unborn child; daughter Elizabeth Durrett; daughter Anne Yates, to her daughter, Mary Butler, with a reversion to the children by Michael Yates; son John; son Marshall; son Thomas; daughter Mary; refers to my six eldest children and my three last children by my first wife; sons, William, Marshall, Littleton and Peter to be educated out of my estate; son John the land left me by my father; 100 A. I bought of Thomas Banks in Halifax County to be sold and the piece of land obtained by Murphy in the General Court to be sold and one-half the money to be paid Peter Rogers and the rest to my children. Exs. son John and son-in-law George Durrett. Dated April 6, 1778. Rec. May 1778.
      Wit.: William Yates, George Yates, Nancy Estes and Elizabeth David. Page 26.
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      1766-1771 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book G; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      July 20, 1767. George Durrett and Elizabeth, his wife, of Spts. Co., to Robert Durrett of Spts. Co. 5 shill. 190 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., which was conveyed to Robt. Durrett and Elizabeth, his wife, by Henry Goodloe, Decd., as by Deed of Gift, recd. in Spts. Co. Witnesses, William Crane, William Durrett, John Summers. Octr. 5, 1767.
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      1774-1782 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book J; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Decr. 21, 1775. Richard Durrett of Caroline Co. to Wm. Durrett of sd. Co. In consideration of sd. Wm. Durrett, making him absolute right, etc., to a tract of land whereon sd. Richd now lives, etc. 116 a., which fell to the sd. Richd. by lot of his father's estate in Spts. County, bounded by lines of Elizabeth, George, Marshall, and James Durrett, etc. "Sd. Richd. Durrett and Elizabeth, his wife," etc. No witnesses. Dec. 21, 1775.
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      1794-1797 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book O; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Augt. 14, 1797. Wm. Forston of Spots. Co. to Elizabeth Johnson of same County, widow. 440 curr. Seven slaves, cattle, horses, etc., etc. O. Towles, Hugh Roy, George Durrett. Septr. 5, 1797.
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      1794-1797 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book O; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Augt. 15, 1797. Elizabeth x Johnson (widow) of Spots. Co. to Wm. Fortson and Mildred, his wife; Lucy Fortson, John Fortson, Wm. Fortson, Marshall Fortson, James Fortson, Richard Fortson, John Durrett and Frances, his wife, children of sd. Wm. Fortson and Mildred, his wife, and grandchildren of the sd. Elizabeth Johnson. Deed of Gift. Slaves, etc., as conveyed to the sd. Elizabeth Johnson by Wm. Fortson in preceding deed, etc., etc. Witnesses, O. Towles, Hugh Roy, George Durrett. Septr. 5, 1797.
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      1794-1797 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book O; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Augt. 14, 1797. Elizabeth x Johnson of Spots. Co. (widow). Deed of Gift to John Durrett of Caroline Co. 1 slave. Witnesses, O. Towles, Hugh Roy, George Durrett. Septr. 5, 1797.
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      1794-1797 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book O; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Jany. 24, 1797. Christopher Crawford of Spots. Co. to John Partlow. 100 curr. Mortg. Horses, colt, oxen, cattle, etc., etc. Witnesses, Thomas Minor, Lewis Partlow, Elijah Partlow. Septr. 5, 1797.

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