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

Miles Cary

Male Bef 1623 - 1667  (> 43 years)


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  • Name Miles Cary 
    Born Bef 30 Jan 1622/23  Bristol, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1667  Warwick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I028477  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 

    Family Anne Taylor,   b. Abt 1630, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Miles Cary,   b. Abt 1655, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1708/09, Richneck, Warwick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years)
     2. William Cary,   b. Bef 1666, Warwick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Henry Cary,   b. Bef 1656, Warwick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Windmill Point, Warwick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F17299  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • URL (Click on link) http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=285&last=&g_p=P3&collec tion=LO Patent
      Title Carey, Miles, Maj.
      Publication 5 October 1654.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Related See also the following surname(s): Cary.
      Note Location: Westmoreland County.
      Description: 3000 acres bounded on the south west side with Ohoquin River, on the S.E., with a tract of land survey for Mr. Drayton, &c.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 3, 1652-1655, p. 285 (Reel 2).
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      URL (Click on link) http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=183&last=&g_p=P4&co llection=LO Patent
      Title Cary, Miles, Lt. Col.
      Publication 7 October 1657.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Related See also the following surname(s): Carey.
      Note Location: Westmoreland County.
      Description: 3000 acres bounded on the south west side with Ohoquin River, on the south east side with land surveyed for Mr. Draiton.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 4, 1655-1664, p. 183 (Reel 4).
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 3; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 294
      MAJOR MILES CAREY, 3,000 acs. in Westmoreland Co., 5 Oct. 1654, p. 285. Bounded on S. W. side with Ohoquin Riv., on S. E. with land of Mr. Drayton & N. W. upon a swamp near the falls of sd. river dividing this & land surveyed for Col. Hump. Higgenson. Trans. of 6 pets: Roger Daniel, Sen., Roger Daniel, Junr., Ann Taylor, Thomas Heynes, Ro. Synsbury, Robt. Heynes, John Ledrick, John Squire, Ann Whitson, Marg. Creese, David Beoan, Evan Lewis, Martin Cheins, John Berreman, Ann Colton, Sam Wilbourn, Andrew Wyatt, John Haynes, Mary Martin, Mary Cordecur, Mary Taylor, Ann Bennes, Jno. Fatherell, Jenken Wotten, Walter Johnson, John Clark, Ann Madoxs, Val. Prentice, James White, Eliz. Browne, Rich. Workman, Ann Tildamus. (Note: This should, no doubt, be for 60 pers., although but 32 names appear.)
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 4; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 324
      MAIOR (Major) MILES CAREY, 94 acs. Warwick Co., 20 Sept. 1655, p. 16, (24). 38 acs. upon head of port ash Cr. & 56 acs. being the outmost bounds of Mr. Thomas Taylor & adj. Sam. Mathews land. Trans. of 2 pers: Tho. Wilkinson, John Thomas, Margaret May, John Tistall. Land due for 2 last.
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 4; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 353
      LT. COL. MILES CARY (Carey), 3000 acs. Westmoreland Co., 7 Oct. 1657, p. 123, (183). Bounded on S. W. with Ohoquin Riv. & on S. E. with land surveyed for Mr. Drayton & upon a swamp dividing this from land of Col. Humphrey Higgenson. Renewal of patent 5 Oct. 1654, retaken by new rights for trans. of 60 pers.
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 4; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 374
      LT. COL. MILES CAREY, 344 acs. Warwick Co., 13 Mar. 1657, p. 204, (298). 250 aa. beg. at a corner of Mr. Cripps land, running parallel to Edward Wills land, N. W. to land of the Lady Harvey; 44 acs. beg. at uttermost bounds of Mr. Thomas Taylor &c. & adj. land of Col. Samuel Mathews &c to beg. at the head of Pottash Cr. 250 acs. by patent to Thomas Taylor, 28 Oct. 1643 & bequeathed to sd. Carey by will & 94 acs. by patent to sd. Carey, 30 Mar. 1655.
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 4; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 395
      JOHN HUGHLETT & THOMAS SALISBURY, 400 acs. Northumberland Co., 18 Aug. 1661, p. 294, (401). Upon the head of great Wiccomico Riv., Sly. upon Wicker branch. Trans. of 8 pers: Edward Sanders, Robert Wright, Joseph Hary, Myles Cary, Nich, Smith, Jno. Knight, Wm. Henrill (?), Francis Acton.
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 5; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 533
      COL. MILES CARY, Esqr., Councellor of State, a neck of land conteyning 92 acres, 79 chs. & 71 dec. pus., in Warwick Co., on W.S.W. side of Warwick Riv., 20 Oct. 1665, p. 428, (506). Beg. at the mouth of sd. neck S. by W. &c. to S.E. end of Hawkes Nest ridge, thence E. by N. &c. to Canny poynt, thence N. by W. &c. to the Marsh between sd. river & sd. neck &c. Granted unto Zachery Cripps 14 Mar. 1628 & by him assigned to sd. Col. Cary, the pattent being then for 100 acres but upon strict survey found to containe the quantity aforesaid.
      SAME. 103 act. 57 chs. 58 dec. pus. of land, being high land & marsh on N. side of James Riv. & to Wwd. of the mouth of Worwick Riv. in Warwick Co., knowne by the name of Joyle Neck, 20 Oct. 1665, p. 429, (507). Beg. on E.most end of a ridge nere a small creeke, thence N. by E. &C. to corner locust nere Pooles Island Cr. by the same S.E. &c. to Colsons Island, thence S.E. &c. 17 acs. granted unto Zachery Cripps 10 Jan. 1643 & assigned to sd. Col. Cary & the remainder due for trans. of 2 pers: Mary Williams, John Short.

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