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

Margaret Pierce

Female Abt 1670 - Bef 1716  (~ 45 years)


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  • Name Margaret Pierce 
    Born Abt 1670  Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Bef 1716  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I023981  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 May 2021 

    Father William Pierce,   b. 1631, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1702, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Sarah Underwood,   b. Abt 1634, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1709, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married Abt 1660  Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F03204  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Robert Wickliffe,   b. Abt 1666, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1698, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 32 years) 
    Married Abt 1692  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. David Wickliffe,   b. Bef Dec 1697, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 8 May 2021 
    Family ID F14650  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 William Graham,   b. Abt 1670,   d. 28 Nov 1716, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Married 1699  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Graham,   b. Bef 1708, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1716, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 10 years)
    Last Modified 8 May 2021 
    Family ID F13646  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Westmoreland County, Va., Deeds & Will Bk.3,p.2--WILL of WILLIAM PIERCE Written: 24 Sept 1701 (This will was not probated though recorded) {Ed White Notes - WILL - DW 3-50, no date [Fothergill says 20 Feb. 1701], pv 3/25/1702/3.}

      Wife: Sarah
      1. to dau., Mary Rowzee, now wife of Edward Rowzee, both of Essex County, Virginia.
      2. to grandson, Samuel Bailey, son of John Bailey
      3. to grandson, William Pierce, son of John Pierce dec'd, when 21 yrs. of age.
      4. to dau., Elizabeth Bridges
      5. to dau., Margaret Graham
      6. to Thomas Marson and Rachel, his wife, --1,000 lbs. of Tob. [mm note - Thomas is probably some relation to Mary Masan}
      Execucotrs: Thomas Marson and my grandson, William Pierce
      Wit: Willliam Graham, SIMON LUTTRELL, Elizabeth Bridges

      Wills of Westmoreland County, Virginia , Page 31 {Ed White notes added}
      PIERCE, COLONEL WILLIAM, of Cople, gent.; 20 February 1701; 7 April 1702.
      To grandsons Pierce and Stanley Gower 300 acres of land father formerly lived in, part of 610 acres 20 March 1665/6;
      grandson Samuel Bayley son of John all my land on the south side of Pantico;
      grandson William Pierce son of John at 21 years of age the remaining lands in Virginia and slaves;
      daus. Elizabeth Bridges, Margaret Graham and Mary Rowzee;
      Thomas Marson and Rachel his wife 1,000 lbs. tobacco;
      exrs. Thomas Marson and grandson William Pierce;
      my son John Pierce the deceased father of grandson William;
      my wife Sarah one negro and her thirds.
      === did clerk make error in naming Margaret instead of Mary?
      WESTMORELAND DW 3-2, x/x/1700, 9/24/1701. WILLIAM PIERCE to Daughter, MARGARET ROWZEE, wife of EDWARD ROWZEE both of Essex Co. 150 acres part of Aug 14, 1660 [not check] Begin at r/o in line of westernmost side of the patent; for breadth and along SMITH S20W (196 4W corr) 153/2525 to r/o standing to southeast of the line about 30 feet; NW and by N (322) 160/2640 to w/p near head of a cood or gut of a small branch; N20E (016) 153/2525 to r/o corner of STANLEY GOWER, dec.; SE and by E (120) 160, Dividing this and Gower to beginning.
      DW 3-242, 1/24/1704/6 ROWZEE & MARGARET to JAMES SMITH 150, part of Pierce’s 2500 of Oct. 3, 1666. Same as gift above.
      ABSTRACT BY EDWARD J. WHITE
      ===
      1705-1707 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part I [Antient Press]; Page 20
      Westmoreland County Court 1st of March 1705/06
      - THOMPSON v THOMPSON SAMUELL THOMPSON, Gent., late of this
      County, brought his action against WILLIAM THOMPSON, one ofthe Executors of WILLIAM GRAHAM and MARGARETT his Wife, the other Executrix of WILLIAM THOMPSON. deceased, and declared for three thousand three hundred thirty nine pounds of tobacco, And the Defendant by GEORGE ESKRIDGE his Attorney appeared and pleaded to the uncertainty of the Plaintiffs Declartion which being considered
      by the Court is allowed and the suite dismist with costs which the Plaintiff is ordered to pay to the Defendant als exo

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