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

Anne Spotswood

Female 1752 - 1789  (37 years)


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  • Name Anne Spotswood 
    Born 1752  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 14 Feb 1789  Stoneland, Mecklenburg County., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I024467  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 

    Father John Spotswood,   b. 1726, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1758, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Mother Mary Dandridge,   b. Abt 1728, King William Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1798, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - bond Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 24 Oct 1745  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14909  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lewis Burwell,   b. 26 Sep 1745, Bruton Parish, Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1800, Stoneland, Mecklenburg County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 24 Mar 1768  Mecklenburg County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F14980  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 


    • Children of Anne SPOTSWOOD and John Lewis BURWELL are:
      i. Nathaniel BURWELL was born Abt 1775.
      ii. James BURWELL.
      iii. Mary Armistead BURWELL was born 30 Dec 1768 in "Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, VA, and died 20 Mar 1829. She married Samuel GOODE Abt 1790 in Mecklenburg County, VA. He was born 21 Mar 1756 in "Whitby", Chesterfield County, VA, and died 14 Jan 1822.
      iv. Armistead BURWELL was born 26 Jun 1770 in "Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, VA, and died 28 Nov 1820. He married Lucy CRAWLEY 14 Nov 1791 in Mecklenburg, VA. She was born 30 Dec 1775 in Of Granville County, NC, and died 14 Nov 1825.
      v. Ann Spotswood BURWELL was born 14 Feb 1773 in "Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, VA, and died 1814. She married John "Mad Jack" RAVENSCROFT 13 Aug 1792 in Mecklenburg, VA. He was born 17 Apr 1772 in Mecklenburg County, VA, and died 5 Mar 1830.
      vi. John Spotswood BURWELL was born 15 May 1776 in "Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, VA, and died 25 Apr 1884 in "Waverly". He married Elizabeth Middleton WOODS Abt 1801 in Mecklenburg County, NC. She was born 8 Mar 1790 in Mecklenburg County, VA, and died 20 Nov 1863 in Kingsmill, Williamsburg, VA.
      vii. Elizabeth Blair BURWELL was born 19 Jun 1774 in Stoneland, Mecklenburg, VA, and died 27 Aug 1833 in Dallas County, AL. She married Edward Lowery TABB 3 Feb 1791 in Mecklenburg County, VA, son of John TABB and Mary MALLORY. He was born 6 Jan 1769 in Mecklenburg County, VA.
      viii. John Spotswood Ravenscroft BURWELL was born 5 May 1776 in Mecklenburg County, VA, and died 25 Apr 1884 in Waverly, Franklin County, VA. He married Elizabeth Middleton WOODS. She was born 8 Mar 1790, and died 20 Nov 1863 in Kingsmill, Williamsburg, VA.
      ix. Christian BURWELL was born 8 Dec 1774 in "Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, VA. She married William B. HAMBLIN 18 Dec 1794 in Mecklenburg County, VA. He was born Abt 1770 in Mecklenburg County, VA.
      x. Lewis BURWELL was born 14 Dec 1779 in "Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, VA, and died 15 Apr 1847. He married Sally Edwards GREEN 13 Oct 1803 in Amelia County, VA. She was born 1784 in Amelia County, VA, and died 1880.
      xi. Panthea BURWELL was born 13 Nov 1781 in "Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, VA, and died 13 Nov 1848 in Warren County, NC. She married John Richard BOYD 19 Nov 1799 in Mecklenburg County, VA. He was born 16 Oct 1771 in Mecklenburg County, VA, and died 13 Oct 1860 in Warren County, NC.
      xii. Blair BURWELL was born 29 May 1783 in "Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, VA, and died 8 Aug 1871 in Manchester. He married Elizabeth HATCHER Abt 1807 in Mecklenburg County, VA. She was born Abt 1786 in Mecklenburg County, VA. He married Sally GREEN Abt 1807 in Mecklenburg County, VA. She was born Abt 1786 in Mecklenburg County, VA, and died Wft Est 1813-1880. He married Delia HARRIS 27 Feb 1827 in Chesterfield County, VA. She was born Abt 1806 in Chesterfield County, VA, and died Wft Est 1833-1900.
      xiii. Spotswood BURWELL was born 15 Jan 1785 in "Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, VA, and died 1 Jan 1855 in Vance County, NC. He married Mary "Polly" Green MARSHALL 6 Oct 1808 in Granville County, NC. She was born 13 Dec 1792 in Mecklenburg County, VA, and died 12 Jan 1856.
      xiv. Matilda Boyd BURWELL was born 10 Jan 1787 in "Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, VA, and died 9 May 1867. She married Lewis D. BURWELL 21 Aug 1842, son of Spotswood BURWELL and Mary "Polly" Green MARSHALL. He was born 13 Jul 1813 in Granville County, NC, and died Wft Est 1847-1904. She married Alexander BOYD Abt 1808 in Mecklenburg County, VA. He was born Abt 1783 in Mecklenburg County, VA.
      xv. Harriett BURWELL was born 14 Feb 1789 in "Stoneland", Mecklenburg County, VA, and died 14 Feb 1789 in Mecklenburg County, VA.
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      1749-1759 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Will Book B; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      SPOTSWOOD, JOHN, Spotsylvania Co., d. May 6, 1756, p. Dec. 5, 1758.
      Wit. Jane Somerville; Dorothea Benger; Lucy Dixon; John Taylor, Junr; Jno. Carter; Joseph Steward, James Taylor.
      Ex. wife, Mary Spotswood, John Robinson, Esq., Col. Bernard Moore; Col. John Champe; Mr. Edmund Pendleton; Mr. Roger Dixon; Mr. Nicholas Seward.
      Leg. wife, Mary, use of mansion house, and my coach and six, with coachman and postilion and household goods, etc.;
      to my daughter Ann, 1,000 sterling;
      to my daughter Mary 1,000 sterling, in compliance with the authority given me in the will of my deced. father, Alexander Spotswood, Esq. Whereas my father, by his last will, did give to his son, Robert Spotswood 3,000 sterling, to his daughter Anna Catherina 2,000 sterling, and to his daughter Dorothea 2,000 sterling, to be raised by the sale or mortgage of his lands, and I finding it necessary, in order to raise the said fortunes, to sell divers parcels of land, among the rest I sold and conveyed to Col. John Thornton, 7 tracts containing in the whole 9,048 acres, and afterwards I purchased the said 7 tracts of land of the said Col. John Thornton, I give the said 9,048 acres of land to my son, John Spotswood, also to him that tract of land which I bought of Ambrose Grayson, also all my part of the estate in England which will descend to me and my cousin, John Benger after the death of my mother and her three sisters.
      To my son, Alexander Spotswood to inherit the property left to Mary Spotswood at her death, or second marriage.
      Codicil to the aforegoing, dated May 6, 1756, with the same witnesses as to the will, directs that all his children be maintained and educated out of the growing rents and profits of his estate, until they arrive at the age of twenty-one years, or day of marriage.
      To his goddaughter, Mildred Dixon, daughter of Roger Dixon, 100 sterling. (Page 389)
      Editor's Note. Mary Spotswood, widow of John Spotswood, refused the legacies left her in the above will.
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      1772-1778 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 16; [Antient Press]; Page 124-127
      ndenture Tripartite 22 Aug 1771 between BERNARD MOORE, Executor for John Spotswood and Alexander Spotswood, decd, of 1st part, ALEXANDER SPOTSWOOD, eldest son of John Spotswood of 2nd part, and WILLIAM CHISM of 3rd part .. Whereas Alexander Spotswood in Last Will and Testament devised all lands in Orange and Culpeper Counties and Spotsylvania County to his son, John Spotswood .. John died leaving son, Alexander, his heir and two daughters, Ann and Mary. In his will he charged lands in Orange and Culpeper with payment of fortune to his daughters .. Ann married Lewis Burwell, Gent., and Mary married Peter Randolph, Gent. .. sold 25 acres for sum of 5 .. land bounded Thomas Mitchell; Rappadan River ..
      Presence: William Bell, Ben Winslow, Alexander Spotswood
      Chas. Bruce, Andrew Shepherd, Brumfield Long
      Recorded Orange County 22nd September 1773.

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