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

Samuel Reeds

Male Abt 1740 - 1814  (~ 74 years)


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  • Name Samuel Reeds 
    Born Abt 1740  King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Feb 1814  Mount Sterling, Montgomery County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I025933  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2019 

    Father Samuel Reeds,   b. 1689, Hanover Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1749/50, Brunswick Parish, King George County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Jael Shippey,   b. Abt 1690, Sittenbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1750, Brunswick Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Married 1727  Hanover Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15833  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Hackley,   b. Abt 1744, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1760  King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2019 
    Family ID F16089  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

    • Francis Jett of King George County, from Samuel Reeds of Culpeper County, 100 acres near the Little Falls of the Rappahannock, 1761

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      King George County, Virginia Will Book A-1 1721- 1752 page 234
      In the Name of God Amen. I Samuel REEDS of King George County being sick and weak but of perfect sense and memory thanks to mighty God for the same, hoping to have a joy full resurrection my desire is to be buried in a Christian manner by my executors hereafter names, as touching my worldly estate that it hath pleased Almighty God to Bless me with do leave as followeth, vix
      Item: I give to my loving son Samuel Reeds my young horse called Spark and my saddle and bridle.
      Item My desire is such that my loving wife Gale (Jael) Reed is to keep all the rest of my estate in her hands during her natural life, then to be equally divided amongst my three children, Samuel reeds, Gale Reeds, and Mildred Reeds, my desire is that my loving son in law William Underwood and my wife Jale Executors of this my last will and Testament revoking all other wills by me made.
      My desire is that my estate shall not be appraised. As witness my hand this 4th day of November 1749. Sam REEDS
      Signed Sealed & Delivered
      In the presence of
      Josiah Farguson
      Joseph Hackley
      Elias Powell
      Thomas Schooler

      At a court held for King George County on Friday March 2, 1749 (1749-1750.
      The Last Will and Testament of Samuel Reeds, deceased was presented in to court by William Underwood, his Executor, who made oath thereto and the same was proved by the oaths of Josiah Farguson and Elias Powell and admitted to record.
      Copa Test Harry Turner Cl Cur
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      1753-1765 King George County Deed Book 4 (Antient Press); pp. 468-469
      Indenture made 7th May 1761 between SAMUEL REEDS of county Culpeper and FRANCIS JETT of parish Brunswick in county King George .. Whereas it is supposed that the said Samuel Reeds hath a Fee Simple estate to part of a tract of land near the little Falls of Rappahannock River .. which said lands bind on WILLIAM FITZHUGH, Colo. Burrells land and JOHN CURTIS part of which one PHILIP ROBINSON deced formerly lived containing in the whole 100 acres .. Now This Indenture Witnesseth that for the sum Ten pounds Currt. money .. Samuel Reeds sold said parcel of land ..
      Presence Jno. S: Woodcock, Samuel Reeds
      At a court held 7th May 1761 .. Indenture of Bargain and Sale with Receipt Indorsed .. admitted to record.