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

Bathsheba Porch

Female 1738 - 1817  (79 years)


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  • Name Bathsheba Porch 
    Born 1738  Brunswick Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1817  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I025904  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 

    Father Richard Porch,   b. Bef 1717,   d. 4 May 1750, Brunswick Parish, King George County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 33 years) 
    Family ID F46587  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Francis Jett,   b. 1735, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1791, White Oak, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Jett,   b. Abt 1754, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1832, Marietta, Washington County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years)
     2. Francis Jett,   b. 1773, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1853, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. Anne Jett,   b. Bef 1775, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Bathsheba Jett,   b. Bef 1775, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Berryman Jett,   b. Bef 1775, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Fenton Jett,   b. Bef 1775, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. John Jett,   b. Bef 1775, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Judith Jett,   b. Bef 1775, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Mary Jett,   b. Bef 1775, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Peter Jett,   b. Bef 1775, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Sarah Jett,   b. Bef 1775, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Susannah Jett,   b. Bef 1775, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F16011  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/va/stafford/wills/j3000001.txt
      URL title: Francis Jett's will....October 20, 1791 Stafford Co
      Note:
      In the name of God Amen I Francis Jett of Stafford County, Virginia, being sick and weak but of perfect sense and memory thanks be to God for it and knowing that it is once appointed for me to die, first I recommend my soul into the hands of Almighty God who gave it to me, then my body to be buried in a Christian-like and decent manner at the discretion of my
      executors hereafter mentioned wand with what little estate it has pleased God to bless me with, I give and dispose the same in manner following.
      Item; I give unto my beloved wife Bathsheba Jett, all my whole estate during her natural life or widowhood.
      Item: I give unto my son Francis Jett, all my land bought of John POLLARD up the branch that heads against Darby Sullivan's house.
      Item: I give unto my son Berryman Jett, the following negros: Tom, Port, Jane and Billah, and if Francis Jett dies without a lawfully begotten heir, his land is to be devided between Peter and Berryman Jett, and if Peter dies without a lawful heir, his land is to be divided between Francis and Berryman Jett.
      Item: I give unto my son John Jett one negro man Tom.
      Item: I give unto my son Thomas Jett, 5 pounds.
      In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 20th day of October, 1791.

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