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

John Lane

Male Bef 1739 - Aft 1769  (> 32 years)

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  • Name John Lane 
    Born Bef 1739  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1769 
    Person ID I025527  Tree1
    Last Modified 1 Aug 2021 

    Father William Lane,   b. Bef 1719, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1742, Truro Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 23 years) 
    Mother Sarah MNU Lane,   d. Aft 1740, Truro Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Bef 1739  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15699  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Newton,   b. Abt 1739,   d. 27 Feb 1787, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Married 1769  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 1 Aug 2021 
    Family ID F13588  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/va/loudoun/court/court001.txt
      URL title: Loudoun County, Virginia - Misc. Court and Deed Records
      In the Deeds of Loudoun County one can find the following from a Deed dated 9/10 June 1769. between JOHN LANE and CATHERINE his Wife, being part of a tract of land given by Capt. WILLOUGHBY NEWTON to WILLIAM JETT and CATHERINE JETT his Wife, now CATHERINE LANE, having since the decease of WILLIAM JETT intermarried with JOHN LANE;
      And also in a Deed dated 12/13 June 1769; between JOHN LANE and KATHERINE his Wife land devised to KATHERINE by the Last Will and Testament of WILLOUGHBY NEWTON, late of the County of Westmoreland, deceased, in the following words, "I give and devise unto my Daughter, CATHERINE LANE,"
      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://carl.lawson dot net/Media/Lawsons-Various%20Counties/Westmoreland.html
      Westmoreland County, Virginia, Wills - Willoughby Newton's will dated 7 December 1766 and probated 26 May 1767.
      Son John land in Westmoreland;
      grandson Richard Jackson furniture;
      daughter Judith Brent estate I gave her at marriage with Brererton Kenner, land on Rocky Run, Loudoun County;
      William Jett and Katherine, his wife, land I gave them adjacent above, and 5 Negroes;
      daughter Katherine Lane;
      son-in-law Thomas Lawson, Negroes and stock;
      Lettice, wife of Thomas Lawson;
      son-in-law, John Berryman and wife Martha Negroes and stock;
      son-in-law Benjamin Berryman and wife Sarah;
      daughter Elizabeth Newton land where on I live, stock, chariot with 4 horses and 10 Negroes;
      daughter Mary Newton 21 Negroes.
      Codicil 6 January 1767 - Grandson Willoughby, son of John who has died since the making of this will;
      granddaughter Elizabeth Ashton and Anne Jackson;
      Betty widow of son John.
      Prince William County, Virginia Deeds {Antient Press}: Liber E; 1740 - 1741; pp 142-146
      THIS INDENTURE made the twenty second day of October in the fourteenth year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord GEORGE the Second and in the year one thousand seven hundred and (blank) between GEORGE TURBERVILE of the County of WESTMORELAND Gent of one part and WILLIAM LANE of Prince William County Cooper of other part Witnesseth that GEORGE TURBERVILE for the yearly rents herein after reserved Hath sett and to farm letten unto the said WILLIAM LANE & SARAH his Wife and JOHN LANE Sone of the said WILLIAM & SARAH all that parcel of land containing one hundred & fifty acres whereon the said WILLIAM LANE now lives laid off for the said WILLIAM LANE by the said GEORGE TURBERVILE being on a Branch issuing out of SALISBURY PLAIN RUN in the Parish of Truro &County of Prince William aforesaid and is part of a tract of four thousand one hundred forty two acres three roods & five perches as by a PROPRIETORS Deed granted the said GEORGE TURBERVILE bearing date the twenty seventh day of March 1727 adjoyning upon the land laid off for JAMES LANE and bounded Begining at a Stake in a Glade supposed to be COLONEL HENRY LEE's Corner runing thence NE to a Stake in a Glade 1 pole distante short of a mark'd black Oak thence S. E. to a white Oak & from thence to three white Oaks about one chain from each tree faceing inwards to COLLO. HENRY LEE's line & from thence along the said LEE'ss line to the first station To Have and To Hold the said one hundred and fifty acres of land from the date hereof during the term of the natural lives of them WILLIAM LANE & SARAH his Wife & the said JOHN LANE Son of said WILLIAM & SARAH and the life of the longest liver of them paying yearly since the twenty fifth day of December 1739 being the first year when Rent was to be paid the annual rent of five hundred & thirty pounds of neat Tobacco as the Law shall direct tobacco payments on the twenty fifth day of December in every year unto GEORGE TURBERVILE or assigns as also Six Capons Hens or Pulletts annually on the first day of January commonly called NEW YEARS DAY as a further acknowledgment if the same shall be lawfully demanded And the said WILLIAM LANE for himself doth promise with said GEORGE TURBERVILE that he will within two years next ensuing the date hereof build & erect upon the premises one forty foot tobacco house one twenty foot dwelling house and all such other houses as shall be necessary for the use of the said plantation also to plant one hundred & fifty Apple trees & two hundred & fifty Peach trees on such part as to the said GEORGE TURBERVILE shall seem convenient and at all times keep the same in good & sufficient tenantable repair and said JOHN LANE may upon paying a fine to the Value of a double Rent have another life added in case of the death of either of these three. In Witness whereof the said parties have hereunto set their hands and Seals
      in presence of ANDREW HUTCHISON, G. TURBERVILE
      At a Court held for Prince William County November the 24th 1740
      This Lease was proved by the Oaths of ANDREW HUTCHISON, WILLIAM HUTCHISON & JAMES LANE three of the Witnesses thereto to be the act and deed of GEORGE TURBERVILE Gent and were thereupon admitted to record

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