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

Lawrence Taliaferro

Male 1684 - 1726  (42 years)


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  • Name Lawrence Taliaferro  [1
    Born 1684  Golden Vale Swamp, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Jul 1726  St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I023632  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2021 

    Father John "The Ranger" Taliaferro,   b. Abt 1656, Powhatan, Gloucester, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1720, St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Mother Sarah Smith,   b. 1 Jan 1659/60, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1720, St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 59 years) 
    Married Abt 1676  Sittingbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13330  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Thornton,   b. 14 Dec 1680, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1726, St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 47 years) 
    Married Abt 1704  St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Taliaferro,   b. Aft 1705, Snow Creek, St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1764, Brooke's Bank, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 57 years)
     2. John Taliaferro,   b. Abt 1706, St. Mary's Parish Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1750, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years)
     3. Francis Taliaferro,   b. Abt 1709, St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1758, Epsom, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years)
     4. William Taliaferro,   b. Abt 1710, St. Mary's Parish Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1778, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years)
     5. Alice Taliaferro,   b. Aft 1710, St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1773, St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 63 years)
     6. Elizabeth Taliaferro,   b. Aft 1711, St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1726, St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 15 years)
     7. Mary Taliaferro,   b. Abt 1722, St. Mary's Parish Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 20 Jun 1769, King George County, Virginia - Will Date Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years)
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F14346  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1722-1730 Essex County, Virginia Wills, Bonds & Inventories, No. 4; [John Frederick Dorman]; Pages 132-33.
      Will of Lawrence Taliaferro of the County of Essex, dated 7 May 1726.
      To my daughter Sarah Taliaferro E 200 sterling mony of England and one Negro. girl Hannah at the day of -marriage or when she.is eighteen years of age.
      To my daughter Elizabeth Taliaferro 200 sterling mony of England and one Negro girl Daphne on the day of marriage or when she is eighteen years of age.
      To my daughter Mary Taliaferro 200 sterling mony of England and-one Negro girl. Phillis on the day of marriage or when she is eighteenn years of age.
      To my daughter Alice Taliaferro 200 sterling mony.of England and one Negro girl; Sue on the day of marriage or when she is eighteen years of age.
      - If any of my aforesaid daughters die their estate to be equally devided between the surviving sisters.
      To my son John 350 acres being the back part of 700 acres at-Messaponux which I bough of William Smith
      My son John 325 acreslying in King George County and the one half of a tract that Nicholas Christopher lives on at the Mountains and the one half of another tract at the Mountains that George Hooton and James Reins lives on Likewise the half of a tract of land lying in the Forrest which I purchased of John Sanders and one Crawford
      part To my son Francis 350 acres being the river side part of 700 acres at Messaponux which I bought of William Smith. Also one half of a tract that Nicholas Christopher lives on at the Mountains and one half.of another tract lying at the Mountains that George Hoothn and James Reins live on; likewise half of a tract in the Forrest which I purchased of John Saunders and one Crawford.
      To my son William the, plantation on which, I now dwell and also a'tract lying at the mountains taken up in copartnership with John Taliaferro where my Quarter is now. Likewise a tract on the Mount-Swamp that is between Mount, John Taliaferro and myself.
      To my son William that tract which Fras. Johnson lives on. To my three sons John, Francis and William all the rest
      of my Negroes to be equally devided.
      To my daughtors Sarah, Elizabeth, Mary and Alice each a feather bed and boulster.
      To my three sons John, Francis and William all my houshold goods and stocks equally. If any of my sons should die before they arrive to the age of twenty one years, their estate be equally devided between the survivors.
      All the rest of my estate to be equally devided between my three sons John, Francis and William.
      My loving wife Sarah Taliaferro have a maintainance out of my estate during her life. My four daughters have a maintainance out of my estate until they are married.
      My three sons John, Francis and William executors.
      My loving brother John Taliaferro, Mr. Francis Thornton junr., Mr. John Catlett and Mr. Anthony Thornton to supervise and settle all differences that shall arise between my wife and children.
      Law. Taliaferro
      Wit: T. Turner, Jno, Roy, Rob. Taliaferro.
      21 June 1726. Presented in Court by John Taliaferro. Proved by John Roy and Robert Taliaferro.
      Pages 133-34. Bond of John Taliaferro junr. as executor of Lawrence Taliaferro. Unto John Lomax, William Daingerfeild, Thomas Catlett, Thomas Waring and Salvator Muscoe, Gent., justices. For L 5000 sterl. 21 June 1726. Securities, Robert Taliaferro and John Taliaferro.
      John Taliaferro
      Rob. Taliafferro
      Jon. Taliaferro
      Wit: W. Heny. Terrett.
      21 June 1726. Acknowledged.
      ===
      1722-1730 Essex County, Virginia Wills, Bonds & Inventories, No. 4; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 218-19. Capt. Lawrence Taliaffero Inventory. Signed by John Taliaferro, executor.
      Estate not valued includes 38 Negroes. By Mr. Perry's acct, currt. 563.5.0; by Mr. Dawkins acct 40.9.8 by Mr. Evered of Liverpool 9.8.4; by goods from Mr. Beecher amounting-to 48.9.6-1/4-.
      18 July 1727. Returned.
      ===
      Contributed by: James Hughes

      Essex County order books 1717-1722

      pp 77, -78. 12 June 1719, After the death of Mr. Charles Smith of Essex County, Dorothy his widow (now the wife of Mr. John Roy) made choice of the planation where the said John and Dorothy now live with the tract of land thereto belonging , together with the plantation above Massaponnx Creek where John Henby then lived, bounded on the lower side according to a lease thereof to him made by Mr, Charles Taliafeffo, viz., by a red oak sapling to blazed by the river side and so across the old field into the woods to a stake in the woods by the fence then made between the said Henby and one John Sorrell, but the said choice was never ascertained by authentic writing or on record.

      To the end that there may be no dificulties concerning the dower of Dorothy in the said Charles' lands sold or morgaged to Messrs. Micajah Perry and Company or any of them, merchants in London, John Roy and Dorothy his wife on the one part and Robert Beverley in behalf of the said Perrys on the other part agree to the division between them as the dower of the said Dorothy assigned by the said Perrys upon her demand in right of dower. Jno. Roy Dorothy Roy
      Wit: John Evans, Law: Taliafeffo, John(x) Goughe 6 June 1719. Proved by Larence Taliafeffo, Gent., and John Evans and acknowledged by John Roy.

      ===
      typ patent
      ref VPB 10 p418-419
      dat 11 Jul 1719
      decl -4
      to Lawrence Taliaferro & John Taliaferro junr. of EssexCo
      con 12.S10
      re 2474a Marys parish sd Co.
      loc 11207 -18227 F127 L0 P255
      pt A)4wo in mountain run Sw.
      ln s60w; 336p; up mountain run Sw.
      pt B) beach & Mulberry trees
      ln s; 42p;
      pt C) 4w&Spo
      ln s33w; 40p;
      pt D) 3wo upon upper side of run belonging to Main run
      ln s60w; 228p; cr. another sm. run
      pt E) r&wo & hicc.
      ln s; 40p;
      pt F) between hick&wo
      ln s60w; 380p;
      pt G) 2w&2Spo on lower side of Mountain run
      ln n60w; 368p; cr. main Mountain run
      pt H) 3wo by side of Valley near foot of mountain
      ln ne; 477p; under foot of mountain
      pt I) 3wo&Ch.o in Valley between 2 sm. Mountains
      ln ene; 448p;
      pt I) w&Spo&E in head of br. going into Riv.
      ln e; 90p;
      pt J) 3wo in head of glade of mountain run
      ln n52e; 196p;
      pt K) sm. double Locus
      ln s38e; 76p;
      pt L) Sp.r&wo
      ln s35e; 200;
      end
      ===
      typ patent
      ref VPB 13 p353-354
      dat 28 Sep 1728
      decl -3
      to Charles Taliaferro of Essex Co. Gent.
      ![apparently conveyed to Majr. Augustine Smith]
      re 345a in Co. of Spots aforesaid [sic]
      loc 3307 -11863 F127 L0 P255
      pt A)2 W.oaks of Capt. Lawrance Taliaferro & John Taliaferro
      !on lower side Mountain Run
      ln s30e; 74p;
      pt B) sm. R.oaks of Colo. John Catlets on SW Side of long br. on hill
      ln s60e; 90p;
      pt C) 2 W.oaks on Ridge in poysoned Fields
      ln ne; 68p;
      pt D) Stake in poysoned Fields
      ln n60e; 320p;
      pt E) 2 W.oaks in poysoned Fields
      ln n35w; 102p;
      pt F) White & R.oaks by br. in Mr Thomas Tylors line
      ! S65W [N65E] 50P
      ln s65w; 50p;
      pt G) Wo & R.oaks Tylor's
      ln n; 26p;
      pt H) Wo & hicc. of Capt. Lawrance & John Taliaferros
      ln s60w; 380p; Capt. L & John Taliaferro
      end
      ===
      typ patent
      ref VPB 12 p368
      dat 21 May 1726
      decl -3
      to Thomas Catlett of Saint Marys Parish in EssexCo
      re 1000a Saint George Parish in SpotsCo on both Sides South West Mountain Run
      loc 3900 -10617 F127 L0 P255
      pt A)2Wo&2Sp.O on Lower Side of Mountain Run
      !to patent granted to Laurence and John Taliaferro
      ln s8e; 84p;
      pt B) 2ros&Wo
      ln s60w; 778p;
      pt C) Wo by Side of Hill
      ln n30w; 34p;
      pt D) Wo
      ln n40w; 166p; cross Mountain Run
      pt E) N60E 770P
      ln n60e; 770p;
      pt F) Line of Taliaferro's patent
      lc s60e; 140p; Taliaferro's pat. their Line
      end
      ===
      1705-1708 Richmond Co VA Deed Book 4; Antient Press: (Page 66)
      TO ALL TO WHOME these present shall come I FRANCIS THORNTON of the County of STAFFORD and Parish of ST. PAULs send Greeting; Now Know yee that I FRANCIS THORNTON for the love I beare unto my Daughter, SARAH TALIAFERRO and LAWRENCE TALIAFERRO her Husband, by these presents do give and confirme one parcell of land containeing Three hundred & twenty five acres lying in Richmond County which I bought of RICHARD SHIPPY as p. Deed recorded in Richmond County Court will appeare dureing theire naturall lives and after theire decease to the said SARAH TALIAFERRO's heirs; And I do give the said land with warranty from me my heires from the clayme of any person. I also give four Negroes now att WM. STROTHERs Vizt, Tom, Willsheir, Sarah and Doll with all theire future increase In Wittness whereof I have hereunto sett my hand and seale this 31st day of August 1706
      Signed sealed and delivered in the presence of us
      WM. THORNTON, FRAN: THORNTON
      FRAN: THORNTON JUNR., ROW: THORNTON
      Acknowledged in Richmond County Court by WM. THORNTON, Attorney of FRANCIS THORNTON, the 2d day of October Ano. Dom. 1706 & recorded the 11th day of the moneth and yeare aforesd, Test J. SHERLOCK, CI Cur
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I FRANCIS THORNTON of the County of STAFFORD do by these presents appoint my Son, WILLIAM THORNTON, of Richmond County to be my lawful! Attorney for me to acknowledge a Deed of Gift of a certaine parcel! of land and Negroes to my Daughter, SARAH TALIAFERRO, and her Husband, LAW: TALIAFERRO according to the contents of the said Deed and for his so doeing this shall be his suffitient warranty. Wittness my hand and seale this 31st day of August 1706
      Signed sealed and delivered in the presence of us
      FRAN: THORNTON JUNR. FRAN: THORNTON
      ROW: THORNTON
      ===
      1717-1722 Essex County, Virginia Wills, Inventories & Settlements, No. 3; [John Frederick Dorman]; Pages 157-59.
      Will of John Taliaferro of the Parish of St. Mary's in Essex County, Gent., dated 1 June 1715.
      Unto my son Lawrence the plantation he now liveth together with the land thereto belonging. Also three Negros Cain, Grace and Beck now in his possession.
      Unto my son John the plantation whereon he now liveth together with the land thereto belonging. Also two Negros Frank and Nancy now being in his possession and likewise fifty pounds sterling mony of England.
      Unto my daughter Mary a ring of twenty shillings value. Unto my daughter Elizabeth 78 pounds of sterling money of England being a part unpaid of a portion promised her in marriage.
      Unto my son Charles 300 acres lying in a neck commonly known by the name of the old Church Neck within the aforesaid parish of St. Maryts, and one moiety of a tract of land taken up and pattened by me in partnership with my brother Francis Taliaferro deceased lying at the head of the Mount Creek.
      Unto my son Robert 675 acres of land being one moiety of a dividend lying in the Golden Vale Swamp.
      Unto my son Zachariah 675 acres of land the other moiety of the said devidend of land lying in the Golden Vale Swamp.
      Unto my son Richard one moiety of the land. I now live on, viz. the back half of the devidend.
      Unto my son William after the decease of my loveing wife the other moiety of the land whereon I now live, viz. the, half next the river together with the plantation thereon.
      The land aforementioned lying at the head of the Mount was taken up and pattented by me in partnership with my deceased brother Francis Taliaferro but no division made. In the lifetime of my said deceased brother I did purchase of him 100 acres lying on Rappahannock River and adjoyning to 1000 acres formerly granted by my deceased brother to me. The sale not being recorded in any Court of record, upon my said deceased brother's heir at law affirming the purchase 100 acres unto my son John then my son. John do make sure the lower moiety of the said devidend of land lying at the head of the Mount Creek unto such heir.
      If either of my sons Robt. and Zachariah shall happen to dye before they attain to the age of one and twenty then the whole 1350 acres become the survivour of them.
      If either of my sons Richard and William shall dye before they attain to the age of one and twenty then the whole 600 acres become the survivour.
      My whole personal estate, goods and chattels, my mill and Negroes do remain together entire without distribution to pay debts and legacies, then equally divided between my loveing wife and seven children Charles, Sarah, Robert, Zachariah, Catherine, Richard and William.
      My said mill between my sons Richard and William, and if sons dye to the survivor.
      My sons Charles, Robert, Zachariah, Richard and William executors .
      Jno. Taliaferro
      Wit: John Sutton,,Tho. Eva[ns1 Henry (H) Brice.
      21. June 1720. Presented in Court by Robert TaIiaferro and Zachariah Taliaferro, executors. Proved by Henry Brice, made oath that he saw John Sutton (who is now dead) sign the same.
      ===
      1711-1714 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 14, Part 1; [Virginia Colonial Abstracts Vol 8, Beverley Fleet]; Page 211. Lease and Release. 8 and 9 March 1713/14. William Smith of the parish of Abington in the county of Gloster Gent [sic Gloucester] sells Lawrence Taliaferro of St Marys Par., Gent., for 96. Sterling and 3000 lb. tobo., 700 acres on S. side of Rappa., bounded by "a Line of Massaponax Patent", Massaponax Swamp, near the Round Marsh, the river bank, etc.
      Wits
      Aug't Smith signed William Smith
      Cha's Taliaferro
      J White
      Rec. 11 March 1713/14
      ===
      1711-1714 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 14, Part 1; [Virginia Colonial Abstracts Vol 8, Beverley Fleet]; Page 240. Lease and Release, 26 and 28 April 1714. Phillip Graffort, mariner, and Pollatia his wife of St. Pauls Parish in the County of Stafford in the Colony of Virginia, sell Mr. Lawrence Taliaferro, Gent., of St. Marys Par., Essex Co., 1/3 part of a tract of land lying in the forest in Essex County, part of a Dividend formerly granted Mr Enoch Doughty by patent dated 15 June 1675 of 4763 acres, bounded according to patent, which 1/3 was formerly in lawful possession of William Berry of Richmond Co., who conveyed it in fee simple to Benjamin Newton of Stafford County by deed dated 11 April 1690, which land Benj. Newton by his will dated 3 January 1709 gave the tract of land to his daughter Pollatia now the wife of Phillip Graffort.
      Wits
      Leon'd Parent signed Phillip Graffort
      Reuben Welsh Pellatia Graffort
      Cha. Taliaferro
      Reo. 13 May 1714.
      ===
      1714-1716 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 14, Part 2; [Virginia Colonial Abstracts Vol 9, Beverley Fleet]; Page 09. Deed of Gift. 22 March 1715/16 ( or perhaps 20 March ) John Taliaferro of St. Marys Par., gent., gives "for the Natural Love and affection wch I beare unto my son Lawrence Taliaferro" of the same Par. and Co., a plantation of 300 acres formerly purchased by the sd John from Thomas Meados and Susannah his wife.
      Wit:
      J Thornton Signed Jn Taliaferro
      Nicholas Smith Junr
      Ro Brooke Junr Rec. 20 March 1715/16
      ===
      1716-1718 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 15, Part 1; [Virginia Colonial Abstracts Vol 9, Beverley Fleet]; Page 27. Lease and Release. 20 - 21 May 1717. John Sanders of St. Marys Par. Essex Co., planter, sells Laurence Taliaferro of same Par., for 25. Sterl., 100 acres in St. M. Par., part of a pat. granted sd Jno. Sanders 23 Mar. 1715/16. Adj. land formerly granted to Warwick Camock, the land of Meader and Pertous (or Pertons) [Peters].
      Wit:
      Jno Taliaferro Junr Signed John Sanders
      Jno Taliaferro
      Jno Boughan Rec, 21 May 1717.
      No. 15. page 29. Sanders bond to Taliaferro.

      ===
      1718-1721 Essex County, Virginia Deed Book 16; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 326.
      20 Nov. 1721. Lawrence Taliaferro and John Battaile of St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, to Zechariah Taltaferro of same.
      Three Negroes named Prince, Pegg and Rocko, three cows and calves, one horse, one mare, four sows and piggs, a bed and, furniture, a pott and pan, all which are now in the said Zachariah Taliaferro's possession and taken out of the estate of John Taliaferro, dec. (in consideration of, which the, said Zacha. Taliaferro having by bond relinquished his whole right to his father John Taliaferro's estate unto the abovesaid Lawrence Taliaferro and John Battaile)
      Lawr, Taliaferro
      John Battelle
      Wit: Francis Thornton, Junr John Catlett, Junr. 21 Nov, 1721. Acknowledged by Lawrence Tallaferro.
      ===
      1728-1729 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book A; [Antient Press]; Page 407
      Spotsylvania County Deed Book A 2ndSeptember 1729
      -This Indenture made the twenty eighth day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and twenty nine Between CHARLES TALIAFERRO of St. Maries parish and Caroline County of the one part and FRANCIS CONWAY of the same parish and County of the other part. Witnesseth that the said CHARLES TALIAFERRO for and in consideration of the sum of five shillings sterling money to him in hand paid by the said FRANCIS CONWAY before the ensealing and delivery hereof the receipt whereof he doth hereby acknowledge hath granted bargained and sold and by these presents doth grant bargain and sell unto the said FRANCIS CONWAY his Executors Administrators and assigns all that tract or parcel of land containing three hundred forty five acres lying and being in St. George Parish in Spotsylvania County the said seat or tract of land granted to the said CHARLES TALIAFERRO by pattent dated the twenty eighth day of September one thousand seven hundred twenty eight and bounded as followeth [Vizt.} Beginning at two corner white oakes of Capt. LAWRENCE TALIAFERRO and JOHN TALIAFERRO on the lessor side the Mountain Run thence south thirty degrees east seventy four poles to a small corner red oak of Coll. JOHN CATLETT's on the south west side of the Long Branch one hill thence south sixty degrees east ninety poles to two white oaks on a Ridge in paysoued fields thence hath east sixty eight poles to a stake standing in paysoued field thence north sixty degrees east three hundred and twenty poles to two white oaks in paysoued field thence north thirty five degrees west one hundred and two poles to a white oak and red oak by a branch in Mr. THOMAS TYLOR's line thence south sixty five degrees west fifty poles to a white and red oak TYLOR's corner thence north twenty six poles to a corner white oak and hiccory of Capt. LAWRENCE TALIAFERRO and JOHN TALIAFERO thence south sixty degrees west three hundred and eighty poles to the Beginning and all ways waters water courses timber trees and trees likely to become timber woods underwoods profits commodities advantages emoluments heriditaments and appurtenances whatsoever to the said hereby granted premises belonging or in any wise appertaining and the Reversion and Reversions remainder and remainders rents and services thereof and of every part and parcell thereof and all the Estate right Title Interest challenge claim and demand whatsoever of him the said CHARLES TALIAFFRRO of and into the same To Have and To Hold the said seat or tract of land and premises hereby granted bargained and sold with their and every of their appurtenances unto the said FRANCIS CONWAY his Exrs. Admistrs_ and assigns from the day of the date hereof for and during the form of one whole year from thence next ensuing mid fully to be compleat and ended yielding and paying thereof the rent of one pepper corn at the feast of St. Michael the Archangel if the same be divided which said grant bargain and sale is to be made as aforesaid to the intent and purpose that by virtue of these presents and by the force of the Statute for Transferring uses into possessions the said FRANCIS CONWAY may be in the actual possession of the tract of land and premises and may be also thereby enabled to take a granted release and confirmation of the said reversion and Inhoritance thereof from the said CHARLES TALIAFERRO to him and his heirs to the use of him the said FRANCIS CONWAY his heirs and assigns for ever. In Witness whereof the parties first above named to these presents interchangeably their hands and seals have sett the day and year first above written. Signed Sealed and Delivered In the presence of
      JN. BATTAILE, JAS. TAYLOR, Jun. CHARLES TALIAFERRO [seal]
      NICKA. BATTAILE
      Court held for Spotsylvania County September the Second Anno Dom. 1729_ CHARLES TALIAFERRO, Gent. acknowledged this his Deed of Lease for Land unto FRANCIS CONWAY, Gent. at whose motion the same was admitted to record.
      Test JOHN WALLER, Clk. Cort.
      ===
      1738-1741 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 3-4; [John Frederick Dorman]: Pages 421-23.
      28 May 1741. John and Francis Taliaferro of St. Marys Parish, Caroline County, to Nicholas Christopher of St, Thomas' Parish, Orange County. For valuable consider ations. Lease for lives of Nicholas Christopher Junr., John Christopher and Wm. Christopher.
      150 acres in St. Thomas' Parish ... on a hill in a dividing line between Captn. Laurence and Capt. John Taliaferro ... on the south east side of Barbour's road ... Yearly rent, one ear of Indian corn if demanded,
      Jno. Taliaferro
      Frans. Taliaferro
      Wit: Edmund Pendleton, Ambrose Powell.
      28 May 1741, Acknowledged by John and Francis Taliaferro, Gent.

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    1. [S804378] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. I, from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.

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