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

Benjamin Dodd

Male Abt 1706 - Aft 1741  (~ 36 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Dodd 
    Born Abt 1706  St. Mary's Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1741  Hanover Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I026119  Tree1
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2019 

    Father John Dodd,   b. 2 Jul 1666, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1745, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Jane {Unproven} Hill,   b. Bef 1679,   d. Aft 1721, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 44 years) 
    Married Bef 1695  St. Mary's Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F07327  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1735-1743 King George County Deed Book 2 (Antient Press); pp. 226
      Know all men .. I RICHARD TANKERSLEY SENR. of Parish St. Mary's county Caroline Planter together with MARGARET my now wife .. for affection they bear to THOMAS PEATROSS & MARTHA his now wife .. of their free will confirm 100 acres of land during the term of their natural lives & after decease of sd Thos. Peatross & Martha his now Wife .. Land to RACHEL PEATROSS the Daughter of afsd Thomas & Martha .. land joyning upon WILLIAM WHARTON and BENJAMIN DODD lying upon Gingoteague Run .. intended to be given a free gift during term of their natural lives .. It being in possession of JOHN HILLIARD a Tenant to EDWARD MARSHALL .. his wife having her Thirds in the Land .. ( ) day of December 1738.
      Presence Joseph Berry, Richard Tankersley
      Robt. Kay, Jacob Fox Margt. x Tankersley
      At a court held 2nd February 1738 .. Deed of Gift recorded (the said Margaret being solely examined acknowledged her free consent) ..
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      Wills of Westmoreland County, Virginia , Page 111
      MOTHERSHEAD, JOHN * * *; 17 June 1741. My dau. Anne Quisenberry 1 bed and fur.; dau. Elizabeth Mothershead 1 bed and furniture; son Charles; my wife and three youngest children; sons William and John; daus. Sarah and Mary; wife Anne and son William {and John Clayton} exrs.
      {signed sealed and delivered in the presence of
      Benjamin Dood Gyles Carter
      Humphrey Pope

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