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

Jane Bowles

Female Abt 1722 - Aft 1754  (~ 33 years)


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  • Name Jane Bowles 
    Born Abt 1722  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1754  Rosegill, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I026922  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2020 

    Father James Bowles,   b. Bef 1687, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1727/28, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 41 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Addison,   b. 3 Jan 1703/04, St. Johns Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1750, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 1719  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F02473  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ralph Wormley,   b. 5 Oct 1715, Rosegill, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1790, Rosegill, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ralph Wormley,   b. Mar 1743/44, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1806, Rosegill, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)
     2. John Wormley,   b. Abt 1746, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Judith Wormley,   b. Bef 1757, Rosegill, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1805, Brandon, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 50 years)
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F16473  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Provincial Court Land Records, 1749-1756
      Volume 701, Page 479

      This Indenture made the Twenty ninth Day of Nov.r One thousand
      seven hundred and fifty three Between Ralph Wormley of Middlesex County in
      the Colony of Virginia Esq.r and Jane his Wife Daughter and Coheir of James
      Bowles of the Province of Maryland Esq.r deceased of the one Part and George
      Plater of Saint Marys County in the said Province Esq.r of the other Part
      Witnesseth that the said Ralph Wormley and Jane his Wife for and in Consideration
      of the Sum of Five hundred Pounds Sterling in hand paid by the said George
      Plater the Receipt whereof he the said Ralph doth hereby acknowledge
      Have granted bargained sold aliened released and confirmed and by these
      Presents Do grant bargain sell alien release and confirm unto the said
      George Plater his Heirs and Assigns for ever All that Tract of and
      Plantation Dwelling House and Appurtenances whereon the said George
      Plater now lives in Saint Marys County aforesaid and all that Land
      adjoining to the said Plantation commonly called Masons as also all that
      Land where Doctor Mackgill lately lived in the said County of Saint Marys
      which said Lands were devised by James Bowles Esq.r to the said Jane and
      her Heirs And also all the Estate Right Title and Interest of her the said
      Jane of in and to one third Part of a Tract of Land called Grantham in
      Kent County in the said Province which Descended to the said Jane from
      her said Father deceased And also the Reversion and Reversions
      Remainder and Remainders Rents Issues and Profits of all and singular
      the Premisses above mentioned and every Part and Parcel thereof And all
      the Estate Right Title Claim and Demand whatsoever of them the said
      Ralph and Jane of in and to the said Lands and Premisses and every
      Part and Parcel thereof with the Appurtenances To have and to hold
      the said several Tracts of Land Plantations and Premisses above mentioned
      and every Part and Parcel with the Appurtenances unto the said George
      Plater his Heirs and Assigns to the only proper Use and Behoof of the
      said George Plater his Heirs and Assigns for ever And the said Ralph
      Wormley and Jane his Wife for them and their Heirs the said several Tracts
      of Land and Plantations and Premisses and every Part and Parcel
      thereof with the Appurtenances against them and their Heirs and against
      all and every Person claiming under them to the said George Plater his
      Heirs and Assigns shall and will Warrant and for ever defend by these
      Presents In Witness whereof the said Ralph and Jane have hereunto
      set and put their Hands and seals the Day and Year first above written
      Sealed and Delivered Ralph Wormeley Seal
      in the Presence of
      R.d Corbin Jane Wormeley Seal
      Hen Maria Ray
      Bernard Moore

      On the back of the aforegoing Deed was thus Written Viz.t

      I hereby acknowledge to have received from the within mentioned George
      Plater the Sum of Five hundred Pounds Sterling being the Consideration
      Money within mentioned I say received by me
      500 0 0 Ralph Wormeley

      Virginia fs.t Then Came before me Richard Corbin Esq.r
      one of his Majesties Justices of the General Court of the said Colony of
      Virginia the within named Ralph Wormley and Jane his Wife and the said
      Ralph Acknowledged the Lands and Premisses within mentioned with
      the Appurtenances within specifyed and contained in the within Deed
      to be the Right ^Title^ and Estate of the within mentioned George Plater his Heirs &
      Assigns for ever and the said Jane being first examined privately out of the
      Hearing of her said Husband did Acknowledge the Lands and Premisses within
      mentioned to be the Right and Title of the said George Plater his Heirs and
      Assigns for ever and that she made such Acknowledgement willingly and
      freely and without being induced thereto by Fears or Threats of or ill Usage
      by her Husband or fear of his Displeasure
      R.d Corbin

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