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

Thomas Sanford

Male 1671 - 1752  (81 years)


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  • Name Thomas Sanford 
    Born 1671  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Feb 1751/52  Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I028655  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 

    Father Robert Sanford,   b. 1642, Essex or London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1700, Nominy Creek, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother Anne Smith,   b. 1645, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1708, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 27 Sep 1664  St. Botolph, Stepney, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16925  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dorcas Sturman,   b. Abt 1676, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 25 Feb 1750/51, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married Abt 1692  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Sanford,   b. 1695, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1770, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     2. Robert Sanford,   b. Abt 1712, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1760, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years)
     3. Frances Patience Sanford,   b. 1719, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1754, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 36 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F12631  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Jemina Sturman, dau. of John Sturman II and his 2nd wife, Elizabeth Spence, md. Thomas Stone, prior to 1723, date of father's will. They had, as far as known now, one son:
      (I.) Josephs Stone, to whom his grandfather Sturman left a silver tumbler. This Joseph Stone was probably the one who left will dated Dec. 16, 1770; pro. Nov.
      26, 1771, naming son Thomas; wife Ann; son Presley
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      Westmoreland Co. Va Wills
      Thomas Sanford; 27 Sept 1749 - 25 Sept 1752
      Son Thomas 6 ewes
      Son Robert Home plantation
      Son Richard 1 cow and calf
      wife Darius residue of estate for life
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY ORDER BOOK, 1705-172; pg 56
      - Westmorland Ss. At a Court held for the sd County the Twenty fifth day of
      August Anno Reigne Regine Ann magne Britania & Septimo Annoq Dom 1708
      - WILLIAM CASH Will proved The Last Will and Testament ofWILLIAM
      CASH, deceased, was proved by the Oaths ofthe witnesses thereto together with the
      Codicill thereto annexed, and Probat thereofgranted to ELIZABETH CASH and
      PETER SKINNER, the Executors therein named, and the Will and Codieill ordered to
      bee recorded
      - Will, a Negro slave to THOMAS SANFORD, adjudged nine yeares of age;
      - Hany, a Negro slave to ANN SANFORD, adjudged eight yeares of age
      - Tom, a Negro slave to LAWRENCE POPE, adjudged nine yeares of age;
      - Prince, a Negro slave to NICHOLAS MINOR, adudged ten yeares of age;
      - Jenny, a Negro slave to NICHOLAS MINOR, adjudged nine yeares of age
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      http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=13&last=&g_p=G3&collect ion=NN Grant
      Title Sandiford, Thomas.
      Publication 12 February 1703/1704.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Stafford County.
      Description: 598 acres beginning near Potomack River adjoining John West, and John Ball.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 3, 1703-1710, p. 13 (Reel 288).
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      http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=188&last=189&g_p=G2&col lection=NN Grant
      Title Ball, John.
      Publication 9 August 1695.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Stafford County.
      Description: 221 acres on the north branch of Little Hunting Creek adjoining Thomas Stafford {mm-should be Sanford}, William {S}Pence, and George Brent.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 2, 1694-1700, p. 188-189 (Reel 288).

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