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

John Beard

Male Bef 1646 - 1691  (> 38 years)


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  • Name John Beard 
    Born Bef 1646 
    Gender Male 
    Died Between 1684 and 1691  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I024174  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2020 

    Family Susannah Monroe,   b. Abt 1668, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1706, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Married Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Anthony Beard,   b. Bef 1667, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1707, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 40 years)
     2. Thomas Beard,   b. Bef 1667, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1698, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 31 years)
     3. Andrew Beard,   b. Bef 1674, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. George Beard,   b. Bef 1684, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1720, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 36 years)
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F14783  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Wills of Westmoreland County, Virginia , Page 8
      QUOANES, ELIZABETH, 4 November 1664; 30 November
      1664. My son John whose father's name is John Beard; friend Mr. Anthony Bridges to be guardian of my son.
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      James Hughes 2005-08-02 09:53:58
      Virginia Beard Records
      Westmoreland County, Virginia Wills-Will Book 6 page 202-203:

      ....I THOMAS PRICE of Washington Parish in the county of Westmoreland ....I recommend my soul into the hand of allmighty God my creator trusting in to have a joyfull resurrection and my body to the earth to be decently buryedin the christian burial at the discretion of my loving WIFE MARGRETT PRICE whom I do hereby ordain and appoint my sole executor. Item: I give and bequeath to my eldest son William Price all that parcell or tract of land containing one hundred acres situate lying and being in the COUNTY OF STAFFORD beginning at Jordans Bridge. Item: I give unto my son THOMAS PRICE all that TRACT OR PARCELL OF LAND WITH THE PLANTATION I NOW LIVE UPON CONTAINING 88 ACRES AFTER THE DECEASE OF HIS MOTHER AND NOT BEFORE. Item: I give and bequeath unto my SON MEREDICE PRICE a certain parcell or tract of land containing acres ADJOINING THE LAND OF JOHN WHITE which I bought of JOHN BEARD. Item: I give unto my SON JOHN PRICE a certain parcel of land situate lying and being upon Weedons dam containing 30 acres to be thesame more or less which was bought of JOHN BEARD. Item: I give and bequeath A NEGRO GIRL CALLED JANE WITH HER INCREASE unto my aforesaid loving wife during her life and after her decease the said negro Jane to my son Thomas Price, but and if the said negro should have any children, the first living child I gfive unto my DAUGHTER SUSANNA PRICE. Item: I give unto mmy SON WILLIAM one long gun and a short gun unto my son Thomas. Item: I give unto my loving wife ONE BAY HORSE BRIDLE AND SADDLE. Item: I give and bequeath all the remainder of my estate to my loving wife and children of what nature kind of quality soever to be equally divided amongst them when they shall come of age and to remain and be in the hands of my loving wife until then whom I have hereby ordained and appointed my sole executor. Item I desire and request and also appoint my BROTHER MERIDA PRICE overseer of this my will to be ofset with his good council towards the performance of the same. In witness hereof I set my hand this 3 day of September anno don 1717 Thomas Price. Signed sealed and acknowledged in thesight of George Purvis, Anne Welch masFrancis Lacon? At a court held for the said county the 27th day of November 1717. The last will and testament of Thomas Price deceased was presented into court by Margrett his relict and executorix who made oath thereto and being proved by the oaths of both the wittnesses thereto is admitt to record and upon motion of the said executrix and her performing what is usual in such cases certificate is granted her for obtaining a probate thereof in due form.

      PRICE, THOMAS, 3 Sep 1717; 27 Nov 1717 (of WASHINGTON PARISH, WESTMORELAND, VIRGINIA HOME PLANTATION TO WIFE MARGARET AND 1 HORSE; ELDEST SON WILLIAM 100 ACRES IN STAFFORD; SON THOMAS 88 ACRES OF LAND; SON MERIDICE 50 ACRES OF LAND SON JOHN, 30ACRES ON WEDOEN'S DAM; DAU SUSSANNA PRICE 1 NEGRO CHILD; SON WILLIAM 1 HORSE ETC. BROTHER MERIDICE PRICE OVERSEER OF WILL. WIFE EXX.
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      WILLS OF Westmoreland County, Virginia 1654-1800 BY AUGUSTA B. FOTHERGILL: Pg 46
      HORE, JOHN, Washington Parish, 16 February 1711; 26 March 1712.
      Son Elias land in Stafford; son John land where I now live on Mattox Creek, silver hilted sword; son James land on south side of Mattox Creek which I bought of John Beard and Mary his wife; until my children come of age sons John and Elias are to be exrs.
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      URL (Click on link) http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=37&last=&g_p=P5&col lection=LO Patent
      Title Beard, John.
      Publication 23 March 1664.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Related See also the following surname(s): Biard.
      Note Location: Westmoreland County.
      Description: 245 acres bounded N. N. E. by the land now in the possession of Anthony Bridges, W. S. W. by a parcel of land surveyed for Geo. Weading.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 5, 1661-1666 (v.1 & 2 p.1-369), p. 37 (Reel 5).
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=164&last=&g_p=G1&co llection=NN Grant
      Title Roe, Bunce.
      Publication 12 July 1692.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Westmoreland County.
      Description: 331 acres adjoins the land of John Scott, lands of Thomas Buckock, the land of John Beard, decd. and the land of William Munroe.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 1, 1690-1692, p. 162-164 (Reel 288).
      Recorded survey available. Northern Neck Grants No. 1, 1690-1692, p. 164 (Reel 288).
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=166&last=&g_p=G1&co llection=NN Grant
      Title Roe, Bunce.
      Publication 12 July 1692.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Westmoreland County.
      Description: 163 acres on the lands of Thomas Mountjoy, Thomas Buckock, Andrew Munro and John Beard, decd. now in the possession of Michael Phillipps.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 1, 1690-1692, p. 164-166 (Reel 288).
      Recorded survey available. Northern Neck Grants No. 1, 1690-1692, p. 166 (Reel 288).
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=4&last=&g_p=GA&coll ection=NN Grant
      Title Gray, Nathaniel.
      Publication 15 February 1722/1723.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Westmoreland County.
      Description: 100 acres escheat land formerly belonging to Daniel Sullivant, being part of a patent granted to John Beard, dated 1666.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants A, 1722-1726, p. 4, folio (Reel 290).
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=5&last=&g_p=GA&coll ection=NN Grant
      Title Ashton, John.
      Publication 15 February 1722/1723.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Westmoreland County.
      Description: 150 acres escheat land, formerly belonging to Daniel Sullivant, being part of a patent granted to John Beard, dated 1666.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants A, 1722-1726, p. 5, folio (Reel 290).
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 5; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 446
      JOHN BEARD, 245 acs. Westmoreland Co., 23 Mar. 1664, p. 159, (37). Bounded N.E. by land in possession of Mr. Anthony Bridges, W.S.W. by land surveyed for George Weading, S.S.W. by great swamp & S.S.E. by his own land & lyne of Roysier, now in possession of sd. Bridges. Trans. of 5 pers: Thomas Temple, Sarah Hawkins, Thomas Merchant, Howell Jones, Lazarus Owen.
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 5; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 429
      ROBERT HEGES (Heggs), 200 acs. on the head of Hollowes Cr., bounding on land of Jno. Vaughan. 18 Mar. 1662, p. 413, (480). Granted to Wm. Freeke II Sept. 1653, assigned to Jno. Beard, who assigned to Thomas Moulton & sd. Moulton & Jane his wife assigned to Thomas Carvell, who assigned to sd. Heggs.
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 6; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 5
      JOHN BEARD, 250 acs. W'moreland Co., 24 Oct. 1666, p. 16. Upon Andrew Monrowes Cr., & land pattented from Wm. Bothum, now in possession of Rich. Heabeard &c. Granted sd, Heabeard 27 Mar. 1658, deserted, & upon petition &c. granted sd. Beard ; trans. of 5 pers: David White, Wm. Whitecroft, Jno. Lewellin, Mary- Soane, Wm. Gilbert.=== Edward White research notes
      DW 3-423, 9/24/1706, 10/1/1706 SUSANNA WEEDON to GEORGE BEARD, love & affection, my one thirds or dower in the plantation where George Beard lives by virtue of my marriage to JOHN BEARD, father of George Beard.

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