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

Winifred Travers

Female 1694 - 1749  (55 years)


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  • Name Winifred Travers 
    Born 1694  Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 10 Aug 1749  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I024211  Tree1
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 

    Father Samuel Travers,   b. Abt 1663, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 6 Feb 1705/06, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Mother Frances Allerton,   b. 1668, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1721, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 52 years) 
    Married 1 Jul 1685  Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14333  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Daniel Hornsby,   b. Abt 1690, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1749/50, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married 28 Nov 1741  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F14812  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • p.28 - Rebecca COLSTON, NFP, will; 27 Dec 1726, 1 Feb 1726/27 tract of land and plant. in North. Co. called The
      Lodge to son Charles, he lacking heirs, to son Travers, and he lacking heirs, to dau. Susannah; son Travers
      all land belonging to the Forest Quarter; daus. Elizabeth, Winifred; sis. Winifred TRAVERS to have a suitable maintenance out of my est. during her living single; ex: fr. Daniel HORNBY; wits: John HAMMOND, William RUSSELL.
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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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      1720-1733 Richmond Co VA Deed Book 8; Antient Press: (Page 97]
      TO ALL TO WHOME these presents shall come, Know ye yt. whereas SAMLL. TRAVERS, late of ye County of Richmond, GentĄ deced., did in his Last Will and Testamt, bequeath to his two Daughters. REBECCA and WINIFRED, a certaine Pattent of Land granted to THOMAS CHITTWOOD and GEORGE HASLOCK, containing Two thousand two hundred and Fifty acres baring date the 9th of July 1668 sittuate in Parish of Farnham and County of Richmond and on the Branches of TOTUSKEY; And whereas the sd REBECCA is now intermarryed with a certaine CHARLES COLSTON and sd. CHARLES COLSTON and REBECCA his Wife and WINIFREDD TRAVERS hath agreed too and wth: each other freely to devide and make known ye bounds of such part & proportion of ye said land which is as followeth; for ye part of sd, CHARLES COLSTON and REBECCA his Wife, Begining at an old red Oak Stump, corner of the sd. Pattent near WS. GLASCOCKs MILL POND and runing thence up the maine Pocoson South 8 degs. West 300 per: thence the courses of ye Pocoson 262 per: to a white Oak on a Hill side, thence South 82d. 30: West to the place where it first began; And for the part of sd. WINNIFRED IRAVERS, Begin.ing at ye sd. white Oke on a Hill side by he Pocoson and runing up sd. Pocoson N 48d. E. 15 per: to a Maple in ye sd. Pocoson on DODSONs Corner, thence N: 88d. E. 644 per: to DODSONs other corner: thence N. 2d W. 560 per: to jNO: OLDHAMs corner, thence South 80d, W. 240 per; to ye said Hickory by OLDHAMs Tobo: Ground, thence South 41d. 30: W. 614 per: to ye begining: NOW KNOW YE that we ye said CHARLES COLSTON and REBECCA my Wife & WINNIFRED TRAVERS for ye performance of ye abovesd. articles of Devision doe bind our selves our heirs firmly by these presents, either to the other, in ye penall sume of three hundred pounds Sterling; In Witts: whereof we have hereunto set our hands and fixed our seals this 17th day of February 1721
      Signed and Sealed in presents of
      MR: BARBER. CHARLES COLSTON
      JOHN TARPLEY REBECCA COLSTON
      WINNIFRED TRAVERS
      At a Court held for Richmond county the Seventh day of March 1721
      At the motion of CHARLES COLSTON, Gent., this Devision of Land was ordered to be recorded Test M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur

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