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

Sarah Woffendall

Female 1691 - 1754  (63 years)


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  • Name Sarah Woffendall 
    Born 1691  St. Mary's Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Dec 1754  King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I028584  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2018 

    Mother Honoria {Unproven} Powell,   b. Bef 1658, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1720, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 64 years) 
    Family ID F13826  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      this family researched by April
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      KING GEORGE COUNTY VIRGINIA WILL BOOK A; 1752-1780 {Antient Press}; Pages 39-41
      Will of SARAH SETTLE. I SARAH SETTLE .. give and bequeath to my son WILLIAM HUDSON and WILLIAM ALLAN my grandson .. one hundred and sixty acres of land to be equally divided between them being 160 acres my Father gave to me, the said WILLIAM ALLAN not disturbing or molesting my Daughter LUCY HUDSON .. I give my Daughter LUCY HUDSON 1060 pounds of Tobacco due to me for rent of the plantation where ARCHIBALD ALLAN now liveth she paying my debts .. appoint WILLIAM ALLAN my grandson and my Daughter LUCY HUDSON sole Executors .. this December the Ninth 1750.
      Presence of John Stevens, Sarah x Settle
      Sarah Tinder, Elizabeth x Allan
      At a court held 2nd January 1755 .. will presented into court and proved by oaths of JOHN STEVENS and ELIZABETH ALLAN .. and admitted to record.
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      The Adam Woffendall who was the father of Robertís first wife had a grant of 783 A. in Northumberland Co. in 1679. (Northern Neck land grants).
      His will on file in Richmond Co. dated 1678, probated June 7, 1704
      leases 350 A. to his son (son in law) Robert Harrison and his son (son in law) Strother, who lives nearby. Harrison to have first choice.
      Leaves 160 A. to daughter Sarah.
      To daughter Mary a parcel of land between Dr. Spence and the school house.
      Son Francis to have the rest of my land, also the rest of my personal estate to son Francis.
      If Francis will not be ruled by his mother my will is that he should live with son (son in law) Harrison.