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

Henry Burdett

Male Bef 1643 - 1695  (> 52 years)


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  • Name Henry Burdett 
    Born Bef 1643 
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Jun 1695  Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I023567  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 

    Father Family Burditt 
    Family ID F46188  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Henry Burdett,   b. 1689, Sittingbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1725, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F14309  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1694-1697 Richmond Co VA Orders; Antient Press: (Page 56)
      Richmond County Court 5th of June 1695
      - The Last Will and Testament of HENRY BURDITT being presented to this Court for Proof by THOMAS NEWMAN Executor therein named, was proved by the Oaths of ELIZABETH BURGESS, MARY MORRELL, THOMAS ROSE witnesses therein named and Probate thereon granted to the said Executor &c.
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      Richmond County Order books, 1692-1871
      Transcript of order book, v. 1 1692-1694 (Says v. 2 at beginning but at end says v. 1 which it matches. Transcript was made in 1895 by county clerk.)
      Photostatic copy of order book, v. 2 1694-1699 (Copy made in 1941.)
      Family Search Film #008153217

      Image 438/666, page 62, At a court held for Richmond County the 7th day of August 1695
      Upon the humble petition of Thomas Newman, exec, of the Last Will and Testament of Henry Burdette , deceased, It is ordered that Henry Waters, John Ford, Avery Naylor, Henry Chappel or any three of them on the 23rd of this instant August do meet and inventory and appraise all singular the estate of the said deceased as the same shall be presented to view by the said executor and that they make report of their proceedings herein unto their hands in writing to the next court held for the county, Captain George Taylor is requested to administer oath to the said Thomas Newman, executor, to make true discovery of all and singular the said estate within his knowledge to the said appraisers and also to the said appraisers to make a just and true inventory and appraisement thereof.
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      Richmond County Wills and Inventories 1699-1879
      Wills and inventories, Vol. 1-3 1699-1717
      Family Search Film # 007646142

      Image page 95/339, page 90
      Richmond June 10th 1701
      In the name of God Amen, I Henry Chappell being sick and weak in body but of sound mind and memory thanks be to God do make this my Last Will an Testament in manner and form following, Vizt. Imprimis: I give and bequeath my soul to God who gave it and to my savior Jesus Christ who redeemed it with his most precious blood and my body to the ground to be decently buried and all my worldly estate and goods in manner and form following. Item: I give and bequeath unto Elizabeth Hambleton that now liveth with me, my plantation and all the track of land that thereunto belongeth unto her and to the heirs of her body lawfully begotten and if she dies without such issue then my will is that my plantation and my tract of land thereunto belonging shall return to Anne Hopkins the daughter of George Hopkins and Anne and to her and her heirs forever. Item: I do give and bequeath unto the above mentioned Elizabeth Hambleton all my personal estate to her and her heirs forever. Item: I do constitute and appoint the above mentioned Elizabeth Hambleton my sole executrix of this my Last Will and Testament as Witness my hand and seal the day and year above written. Henry Chappell
      Signed, sealed and delivered in presence of us George Hopkins, Anne Hopkins, Patrick Tiffe
      Probate in the presence George Hopkins, Anne Hopkins and Patrick Toffee in Richmond Court the 3rd day of December 1701, Test James Sherlock.

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      Abstracts of Land Records of Richmond County, Virginia 1692-1704, by Mary Marshall Brewer.
      2 Feb 1702/3. Deed of Gift. WILLIAM SMITH of Farnham Parish Rich Co for naturall love and affection give unto my son WILLIAM SMITH of same place ... a 100 a. tr of land upon Rappa Cr bounded by HENRY BURDIT decd, Coll TAYLOE & Herring Cr Swamp .... Wit: EDWARD JONES, GABRIELL ALLOWAY. Ackn 3 Mar 1702. (Bk 3pg: 111)
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      1679-1682 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Will & Deed Book 6, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 224-225
      TO ALL XPIAN PEOPLE to Whom these prsents shall come, WILLIAM FANTLEROY sendeth Greeting in or: Lord God Everlasting, Know yee that I the said WILLIAM FANTLEROY for the just quantity of Thirteene thousand pounds of good tobacco and cask to me in hand paid have sold unto HENRY BURDITT a certaine tract of land conteyning five hundred acres being in County of Rappae: in Virginia and bounded beginning at a marked white Oak being a corner tree deviding this from another parcel! of land conteyning Five hundred acres by me sold to WILLIAM SMITH and extending thence South East to a small marked Oak, thence South West to a marked red Oak on a level, thence North West to a marked white Oake, thence North East to the place where it first began; To have & to hold the said land & every part thereof together with all rights belonging to him the said HENRY BURDITT his heires and assignes forever under the yearly rent due for the same to or: Soveraigne Lord the King. In Witness whereof I have hereunto sett my hand & Seale this xxiiith day of June 1679 Sealed & Delivd. in prsence
      of us WM; LOYD; WM, FANTLEROY
      REES EVANS, WM, SMITH
      I KATHERINE FANTLEROY, Wife of the abovenamed WILLIAM FANTLEROY, doe freely consent and agree to this prsent Deed of Bargaine and Sale, and doe fully relinquish and release all the right of Dower I now have or at any time hereafter may have in the above land or any part. In Witness whereof I have sett my hand & seale this 18th day of June 1679
      in presence of us WM: LOYD, KATHERINE FANTLEROY
      REES EVANS, WM: SMITH
      Recogntir in Cur Com Rappae: 2 die Julii 1679
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      1682-1686 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 7, Part I; [Antient Press]; Page 34
      The marke of Mr. HENRY BURDIT is as foll: (Vizt) two swallow forks and an under keele in the right eare
      Recordatr xx8 die Aprillis Anno 1683. EDMD. CRASKE Cl Cur
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      1682-1686 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 7, Part I; [Antient Press]; Page 161-163
      THIS INDENTURE made this 4th day of March 1684/5 and in the Seaven and thirtieth yeare of the Reigne of our Soveraigne Lord Charles the second &c. Between WILLIAM COOPER & ELIZABETH his Wife of the County of Rappa: in the Collony of Virginia of the one part and HENRY BURDITT of the sd County & Collony also of the other part Witnesseth that the sd WM. COOPER and ELIZABETH his Wife for a valluable consideration in hand already received have granted unto the sd HENRY BURDITT his heires one parcell of land containing One hundred eighty and three acres being in the said County of Rappa: on the North side the River on RAPPA: CREEKE being part of a tract of land of Two hundred Eighty and three acres lately purchased by the sd WM. COOPER of Mr. HENRY FLEET late of the County of Rappa:, One hundred whereof the sd COOPER path sold unto Mr. JAMES PEALE and boundeth on the lower side thereof as by the sd Deeds (relation being thereunto had) may appeare the remaining part thereof being One hundred Eighty and three acres contained in these prsents sold as abovesd. to the sd HENRY BURDITT together with all writings survays & escripts concerning the same as also all proffits and appurtenances to the said One hundred eighty and three acres of land belonging To have and to hold the said land wth: all the prmisses unto the ad HENRY BURDITT his heires subject nevertheless unto the quit rents from henceforth grow due & payable And further the sd WM. COOPER & ELIZABETH his Wife will acknowledge any further Deed at the request costs & charges in the Law of the sd HENRY BURDITT at any time within the space of seaven yeares next ensuing the date hereof In Confirmation whereof the sd WM. COOPER & ELIZABETH his Wife have set their hands and seales
      Signed sealed and delivrd. in prsence of us
      THO: NEW, WILLIAM COOPER
      JAMES ORCHARD ELIZABTH: COOPER
      Acknowledged in Rappa. Court March 5th 1684/5 and recorded 11th by the abovesd. WM. COOPER and his Wife, ELIZABETH.
      Test WM: COLSTON Cl Cur
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      1680-1683 Order Book Northumberland Co Va; Antient Press: Pg 181
      Northumberland County Court 19th of April 1683
      - BURDETT agt ROGERS Whereas it appeares to this Court that Mr. HENRY BURDETT the last Court obteyned a Judgment against the Sheriffe for two hundred seaventy three pounds of tobacco and caske, RICHARD SMYTH being then arrested at the suit for the said summe and not appearing, and whereas this Court the Sheriffe hath fayled of his appearance and HENRY BURDETT hath made his debt appeare due upon Bill dated the first of March 1678, it is now ordered that the former Order be confirmed and that Mr. WILLIAM ROGERS, then Sheriffe, pay ye said summe unto HENRY BURDETT with costs als Execution
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      1692-1694 Richmond Co VA Orders; Antient Press: (Page 2)
      Richmond County Court 4th of May 1692
      - It is ordered that HENRY BURDITT be paid out of the Estate of RICHARD CLIFTON deced, Seaventeene hundred twenty & five pounds of tob: due by Accot. of Disbursmt
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      1694-1697 Richmond Co VA Orders; Antient Press: (Page 47)
      Richmond County Court 1st of May 1695
      - Ordered that HENRY CREIGHTON offitiate as Constable this ensuing year in the room and precincts of HENRY BURDITT deceased and that the Sheriff of this County or his Deputie do cause the said HENRY personally to appear before one of their Majesties there to make Oath to the due Execution of his said place and Office
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      1705-1706 Richmond Co VA Order Book 4; Antient Press: (Page 206)
      Richmond County Court 6th of November 1706
      - Upon Petition of HENRY BURDITT, Son of HENRY BURDITT, late of Richmond County, deced., setting forth that HENRY BURDITT by his Last Will and Testamnt in writing gave him severall things in the Will more particularly mentioned ind sett downe and that he should be possessed of the same when he should attaine to the age of seventeene yeares, to which age HENRY BURDITT is now arrived, itt is herefore ordered that HENRY BURDITT do take into his possession all and singular he Estate that doth belong to him which was left to him by his deced., Father, accoring to the intent and meaning of the said Last Will and Testament

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