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

Willoughby Allerton

Male 1664 - 1724  (60 years)


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  • Name Willoughby Allerton 
    Born 1664  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 8 Apr 1724  Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I023410  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2020 

    Father Isaac Allerton,   b. 1630, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1702, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Willoughby,   b. 27 Sep 1635, Parnham, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1683, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 49 years) 
    Married Abt 20 Apr 1663  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14201  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Rosamond Fitzhugh,   b. 1680, Eagle's Nest, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1701, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years) 
    Married 1698  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F14246  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah Taverner,   b. 7 Jan 1678/79, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1718, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Married 1702  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Isaac Allerton,   b. 1702, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1739, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     2. Elizabeth Allerton,   b. 1708, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1762, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F13607  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Hannah Keene,   b. 4 Feb 1676/77, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1739, Bushfield, Westmoreland, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 1719  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F14247  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Wills of Westmoreland County, Virginia , Page 106
      Note:
      COOPER, HANNAH, 26 Dec. 1738; 29 May 1739.
      Bushrod Thomas;
      William Sanford son of my sister Elizabeth decd. of Richmond Co. 2500 lbs. of tobacco;
      my dau. Elizabeth Meriwether a gold ring;
      dau. Sarah Berryman a gold ring;
      son John Bushrod a ring;
      dau. Hannah Neale;
      my late husband Col. Willoughby Allerton who gave his bond for my dau. Hannah Neale, by name of Hannah Bushrod;
      son in law William Fauntleroy and his wife Apphia;
      son Richard Bushrod land purchased of John Jewel and his wife Elizabeth;
      I desire my son Richard Bushrod to bury me between his father and Mr. Cooper and put pedestals to Thomas Bushrod's grave stone;
      son Richard exr.
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      Wills of Westmoreland County, Virginia , Page 79

      ALLERTON, WILLOUGHBY, gent., 17 Jan. 1723; 8 April 1724
      Land, stock and 3 slaves to wife Hannah;
      son Isaac land whereon I live and 300 acres of land and two-thirds of estate;
      dau. Elizabeth Allerton 200 acres and one-third estate; son exr;
      my wife's daus. Hannah and Sarah Bushrod personal property of their father and mother.
      Land on Machotick;
      land formerly Capt. John Bushrod's and personal estate of his to my wife and her daus.;
      to wife the school master Joshua Nelson and 3 more white servants.
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      WILLS OF Westmoreland County, Virginia 1654-1800 BY AUGUSTA B. FOTHERGILL: Pg 34
      ALLERTON, ISAAC, 25 October 1702; 30 December 1702.
      1050 acres and 600 acres to dau. Sarah Lee ; grandson Allerton Newton land in Stafford; 10 to church of Cople Parish; dau. Elizabeth Starr who lives in New England 600 acres on southside Rappahannock River; my dau. Travers had her dowry at marriage; her three daus. Elizabeth, Rebecca and Winifred Travers 1,000 lbs. tobacco each ; son Willoughby Allerton exr. and residue of estate.
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      James Hughes 2005-06-20 13:54:21
      Wills of Westmoreland County, Virginia , Page 125
      BONUM, SAMUEL, 26 Oct. 1748; 29 Nov. 1748. Uncle and Aunt Thomas and Elizabeth Bennett 2 negroes and 11 sheep; cousins Mary Thomas 1 negro and Joseph Bennett 2 negroes; to Mrs. Sarah Newton 1 negro; to Mrs. Elizabeth Newton 1 negro; to Miss Judith Newton 1 negro; to John Newton 1 negro and cattle; to Capt. Willoughby Newton residue of estate.
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      Wills of Westmoreland County, Virginia , Page 66
      WIGGINTON, ROGER, 3 March 1717; 14 August 1718.
      To my son William my watch and 1 negro;
      son Roger my shoe buckles and 1 negro;
      daus. Elizabeth and Anne Wigginton 1 negro each;
      son Henry 1 negro, feather bed and furniture;
      brother William Wigginton and Willoughby Allerton exrs.
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA ORDER BOOK, 1700-1701 [John Frederick Dorman]: Page 77a [29 Feb. 1699/1700]
      Wm. Davies and Dann. Tebbs., persons nominated by_Willoughby Allerton to bee undersheriffs, took all the abovesaid oaths and subscribed the Test and Association and were admitted under- sheriffs.
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA ORDER BOOK 1694-1698; John Frederick Dorman; pg 243a [28 July 1697]
      John Gerrard son of John Gerrard late of Machotique in the parish of Copeley Gent., and Elizabeth his wife, being about the age of eighteen yeares, made choice of Willoughby Allerton, Gent., to bee his guardian
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA ORDER BOOK, 1712-1714 {Antient Press}: pg 06
      Westmoreland County Court 29th day ofJuly 1713
      - ALLERTON for Depositions &c. Y NEWTON. [See Liber 0 Records folio 63 &c. for Depositions &c, relateing hereto]
      WILLOUGHBY ALLERTON, Gent. by his Petition in Chancery to this Court preferred, humbly sett forth that a Process ofLaw called an Ejectione Firme was lately brought against him as Tennant in possession of a certaine tract ofland lying and being in the Parish of Cople in the County aforesaid by one WILLIAM NEWTON one ofthe Devisees ofJOHN GERRARD, Gent., deced., as by the Process now depending in the County Court ofWestmorland as a Court of Common Law might appeare &c., and that haveing sundry wittnesses that partlyknow the bounds of the same lands and that the same is aimed at to be subverted and new courses and bounds to be made highly prejudicial to the Complainant's inheritance &c" prayed the Court to appoint and commissionate such persons as tothem should seem meet to call before them at such tyme and place as they shouldappoint between this and the next Court to be held for this County, all such persons as WILLOUGHBY ALLERTON shall nominate to them to the end their depositionsmight be taken in relation to the bounds and antiquity ofthe lands and entered on the Records of this Court in perpetiam rei memoriam. Upon mature consideration whereofit is ordered by the Court that DANIEL McCARTY, THOMAS LEE, Esqrs.
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA DEEDS & WILLS. No. 8. Part 2; 1723-1738 {Antient Press}: pp 123
      THIS INDENTURE made this Twenty ninth day of July in the year of our Lord 249a God one thousand seven hundred and thirty four, Between ISAAC ALLERTON of Cople Parish in Westmorland County, Gent. of one part and ROBERT TIDWELL of the same Parish and County, Planter, of other part; Witnesseth that ISAAC ALLERTON, Gent. in consideration of the sum of five shillings currant money of Virginia to him in hand paid by ROBERT TIDWELL. whereof he doth hereby acknowledge the receipt hath and by these presents doth bargain and sell unto ROBERT TIDWELL and assigns a certain tract of land with every of their appurtenances containing One hudnred seventy three acres situate in Parish and County aforesaid and on Westward side of MACHOTICK RIVER and within the bounds of a Patent for five hundred acres granted unto ISAAC ALLERTON dated the 28th day of March 1662 and part of two hundred acres given and bequeathed by WILLOUGHBY NEWTON {sic Allerton}, Gent.. late of the aforesaid County, deceased, unto his Daughter, ELIZABETH, as by his Last Will and Testament dated the Sixteenth day of January 1723/4 and was purchased by ISAAC ALLERTON, party to these presents, of MATHEW ZUILL, Gent., who married the aforesaid ELIABETH as by Deed from the said MATHEW ZUILL and ELIZABETH his Wife bearing date the Eleventh day of July 1734 and the said One hundred seventy three acres of land is bounded; Begining at a marked Gum tree standing on North Northwest side of a Cove and corner to a parcel of land purchaed out of the said Patent by WILLIAM ROCHESTER and extending then S. S. E 144 poles to an old black Walnut tree on an Oystershell Point on the side of MACHOTICK RIVER and on the lower side the mouth of a Cove, then up the River and binding therewith the several courses and meanders thereof reduced to a right line S. 16d. W. 216 poles to the Land of CHANDLER AWBREY, thence along his line N. N. W. 160 poles to a marked Pine tree and red Oak sapling corner to the Land of said AWBREY and the Land of WILLIAM ROCHESTER, thence along ROCHESTER's line N. 18d. E. 177 poles to a Ceder Stake, still continueing along said ROCHESTER's line N. 56d. E. 32 poles to a red Oak, thence N. 61d. E. 16 poles to a Pine tree, then N. 26d. E. 9 poles to the begining, To have and to hold the Land with appurtenances unto ROBERT TIDWELL and assigns to the intent that by virtue of these presents and of the Statute for transfering uses into possession ROBERT TIDWELL may be in the actual possession of the land and inabled to take a Release of the same; In Witness whereof the said parties to these presents their hands and seals interchangeably have sett the day and year first above written
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in presence of
      MATTHEW ZUILL ISAAC ALLERTON
      JAMES THOMAS JUNR
      WILLIAM his mark LANE
      Westmorland ss. At a Court held for the said County the 27th day of August 1734 ISAAC ALLERTON, Gent., personally acknowledged this Deed of Lease of Land by him passed to ROBERT TIDWELL to be his proper act and deed whith at the instance of the said TIDWELL is admitted to Record
      Test G. TURBERVILE, C. C. W.,
      Recorded the 28th day of August 1734, pr. G. T., C. C. W.

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