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

Jemima George

Female Abt 1710 - Bef 1765  (~ 54 years)


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  • Name Jemima George 
    Born Abt 1710  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Bef 1765  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I025868  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2020 

    Father Elmore George,   b. Abt 1670, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1749, Lancaster County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth MNU George,   d. Aft 1750, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16003  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Chilton,   b. 1699, Currioman, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1765, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 1723  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Chilton,   b. 1724, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1788, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     2. Hannah Chilton,   b. 26 May 1726, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1765, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 40 years)
     3. Thomas Chilton,   b. 1728, Currioman, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1781, Currioman, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     4. William Chilton,   b. 1730, Maidstone, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1775, Fauquier County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     5. John Chilton,   b. 22 Aug 1739, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1777, Battle of Brandywine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     6. Charles Chilton,   b. 1 Oct 1741, Currioman, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1793, Hereford, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F16002  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • also said to be Jemima Cooke of Glocester County d/o Mordecai Cooke and Elizabeth Buckner, but she is named in her father Elmore George 1749 will
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      GEORGE, Elmore. 28 Jan. 1747/8. Rec. 12 May 1749.
      Son: Moses George, the plantation I now live on; John George and his wife Eliza.
      Gr.son: Thomas George, son of Moses.
      Brother: Benjamin George.
      Gr. son: Elmore George, son of Moses.
      Dau: Jemima Chilton.
      Ex. Son Moses.
      Wits: Wm. George, Jr., James Doggett, Dale Caner. W.B. 14, p. 244.
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA DEEDS & WILLS. No. 8. Part 2; 1723-1738 {Antient Press}: pp 310
      IN THE NAME OF GOD, Amen. I MARY CHILTON of the Parish of Washington & County of Westmorland in the Colony of Virginia, Widdow, being very sick and weak but of perfect sence and memory praised be God for the same, do make this my Last Will and Testament in manner and form as followeth. First my will and desire is that all my just debts be paid & discharged.
      Item. I give to my Grand Daughter, ELIZABETH SANFORD, three Negros (viz.) Pegg, Nann. Scipio and their Encrease to her and her heirs lawfully begotten and for want of such heirs to the heirs of the WATTS, the aforesaid Negros to be under the care of Capt. ANDREW MONROE & JANE his Wife until ELIZA. SANFORD shall attain to the age of eigh-
      teen years and then deliver them to her
      Item. I give to my Son, JOHN WATTS (besides his equal part of my Estate hereafter mentioned one Silver Tankard marked J. W,, and one Silver Tumbler marked E. W., to him and his hairs lawfully begotten and for want of .. heirs to the heirs of the sd WATTS, and likewise I give to my Son, JAMES BOWCOCK, during his natural life, the two Negros which he hath now in possession belonging to me named Bristoll and Cesar and ten head of Cattle of equal sorts out of my Stock at NOMINI to be chose by my Exrs. hereafter menconed and likewise I give to my Son, JAMES BOWCOCK, twenty pounds current money of Virginia and fifteen pounds worth of goods out of my parcel of goods at my Son, JOHN WATTS, according to the note of particulars which he has all this I give
      desire is that my Executors hereafter mentioned take the aforesaid Legacies into their hands for the interest of JAMES BOWCOCKs Children, namely THOMAS, JAMES & JANE BOWCOCK to be delivered to them when the said THOMAS and JAMES shall come to the age of twen-ty one years and the said JANE att the age of Eighteen years and if either of the said Children should depart this life before they attain the age aforesaid, then their part so dying to be equally divided between the Survivors and if in case all the said Children should depart this life without attaining the ages aforesaid or issue lawfully begotten of their body, then my desire is that my above sd. Son, JOHN WATTS, or his heirs to have the said Legacies
      Item. I give to my Sons, RICHARD and JOHN WATTS, and my Daughter, JANE MONROE, all the remaining part of my Negros to be equally divided among them and their heirs lawfully begotten of their body and for want of such heirs then the remaining heirs of the WATTS and further it is my will that my Daughters, MARGARET STROTHER and MARY BLACKBURN have an equall part with my abovesaid Children, RICHARD, JOHN and JANE, of the value of the Negros paid them in money by the said RICHARD, JOHN and JANE, and of all my other Estate not before mentioned to be equally divided among my five Children last mentioned and their heirs lawfully begotten and if in case one or more of my said Children should depart this life without issue lawfully begotten then their part so dying to be equally divided among the survivors or their heirs;
      Item. It is my desire that if it should happen that one or both of my said Sons, RICHARD and JOHN, should depart this life and their heirs not of age to take the Estate here given, it is my will my Exrs. hereafter named if living do take sufficient security of their Wife or Wives and if my Exrs, happen to dy then my will is the County Court to take security
      Item. It is my will that what Estate I give to my Daughter, MARY BLACKBURN, to go after her decease to the issue which she may have by her Husband, Mr. RICHD: BLACKBURN, And if in case she have no issue, then that part of my Estate to be divided among all the surviving Grand Children of the WATTS,
      Item. I give one thousand pounds of tobacco to the poor of the Parish to be paid out of my Estate by my Executors at their discretion
      Item. I give to the Reverd. Mr. RODERICK McCULLOCH a mourning Ring
      Item. I give Capt. THOMAS CHILTON & JEMIMA his Wife a mourning Ring a piece;
      And Lastly, I constitute and appoint Capt. ANDREW MONROE, my Sons, RICHARD WATTS and JOHN WATTS my Executors of this my Last Will and Testament revokeing and making void all former Wills by me made or caused to be made. In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this third day of April 1737
      Signed and Sealed in presence of
      JNO: MARTIN, MARY CHILTON
      MATTHEW COX
      Westmorland ss. At a Court held for the said County the 26th day of April 1737
      This Last. Will and Testament of MARY CHILTON, deceased, was presented into Court by ANDREW MONROE, RICHARD WATTS and JOHN WATTS, Gent., her Executors in the said Will named, who made Oath thereto, And being proved by the Oaths of Mr. JOHN MARTIN and MATTHEW COX witnesses thereunto subscribed is admitted to Record; And upon the mocon of the said Executors and their performing what is usual in such cases, Certificate is granted them for obtaining a Probate thereof in due form
      Test G. TURBERVILE, C. C, W.
      Recorded the 29th day of April 1737, pr. G. T., C. C. W,
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      Wills of Westmoreland County, Virginia , Page 156
      CHILTON, THOMAS, 4 Sept. 1765; 24 Sept. 1765.
      Land, 18 negroes, furniture &c to son Thomas;
      dau. Mary Ransdall 5 negroes;
      grand son Chilton Ransdell 1 negro;
      dau. Hannah Sturman 4 negroes;
      grand dau. Jemima Sturman 1 negro;
      sons William, John and Charles land in Fauquier;
      son Stephen land in Prince William;
      John living in Fauquier Co.;
      4 sons residue of estate.
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      GEORGE, Elmore. 28 Jan. 1747/8. Rec. 12 May 1749.
      Son: Moses George, the plantation I now live on; John George and his wife Eliza.
      Gr.son: Thomas George, son of Moses.
      Brother: Benjamin George.
      Gr. son: Elmore George, son of Moses.
      Dau: Jemima Chilton.
      Ex. Son Moses.
      Wits: Wm. George, Jr., James Doggett, Dale Caner. W.B. 14, p. 244.

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