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

Alvin Mountjoy

Male 1700 - 1760  (60 years)


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  • Name Alvin Mountjoy 
    Born 1700  Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1760  Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I028693  Tree1
    Last Modified 1 Aug 2021 

    Father Alvin Mountjoy,   b. Bef 1680,   d. 1 Jan 1700/01, Richmond County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 21 years) 
    Mother Mary Lane,   b. Bef 1670, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1715, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 47 years) 
    Married Bef 1700  Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F17385  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eleanor Craske,   b. Abt 1703, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Dec 1771, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married 3 May 1728  Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Mountjoy,   b. Abt 1733, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1760, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 28 years)
    Last Modified 1 Aug 2021 
    Family ID F17381  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1714-1715 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 7; Part 1 [Antient Press]; (Page 85)
      THIS INDENTURE made the Eight and Twentieth day of July in the first year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord George by the grace of God of Great Brittain France & Ireland, Defendr: of the faith &c.. Annoq: Domini 1715; Between JOSEPH BELFIELD of the Parish of Sittenbourn in County of Richmond, Chirurgeon, and MARY his Wife of one part and ALVIN MOUNTJOY of the same Parish and County, Son of the said MARY, of the other part; Witnesseth that JOSEPH BELFIELD and MARY his Wife as well for the sume of Five shillings to them paid by ALVIN MOUNT JOY as alsoe for the natural! love and affection which said MARY hath and beareth unto her Son, ALVIN MOUNTJOY, and for diverse other good and valuable considerations them the sd. JOSEPH BELFIELD and MARY his Wife thereunto especially moving, by these presents doe bargain sell release and confirme unto ALVIN MOUNTJOY the full quantity of Two hundred and Fifty acres of land lying in Parish of Sittenbourn being part of a tract of Two thousand five hundred acres of land by Patent dated the 20th day of July 1662 granted unto GEORGE MORRIS and WILLIAM LANE, Father of the sd; MARY BELFIELD, the right whereof descended unto sd: MARY BELFIELD as heir to her sd: Father, the said Two hundred and fifty acres of land to be surveyed and laid off by or nigh the head or uppermost line of the said Patent, Together with all water courses timber trees rents issues and profitts thereof; To have and to hold the Two hundred and Fifty acres of land unto ALVIN MOUNTJOY and the heires of his body lawfully to be begotten; And JOSEPH BELFIELD and MARY his Wife and the heires of the said MARY unto ALVIN MOUNTJOY and the heires of his body lawfully to be begotten against the claime of all persons shall warrant and for ever defend by these p:sents; In Witnesse whereof the parties to these p:sents have interchangeably sett their hands and scales the day & yeare first above written
      Sealed and Delivered in the p:sence of
      DAVID BERRICK, JOS: BELFIELD
      WILL: SMITH MARY her mark BELFIELD
      Att a Court continued & held for Richmond County the Sixth day of October 1715 JOSEPH BELFIELD and MARY his Wife came into Court and acknowledged this their Deed unto ALVIN MOUNTJOY (the said MARY being first privately examined) and it was admitted to Record Test M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur
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      1742-1745 Essex County, Virginia Deed Book 23; [Antient Press]; Page 98-99
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that we MATTHEW WELLMAN, JOHN SEAYRES and FRANCIS JONES of the County of Essex and Parish of SOUTHFARNHAM are held and firmly bound unto GABRIEL JONES and FRANCIS ATTWOOD in the just summ of One thousand pounds Sterling and for which payment well and truely to be made we bind our selves our heirs Executors and Administrators joyntly and severally and firmly by these presents. Sealed with our seals and dated this 20th day of December Anno 1743
      The Conditon of the above obligation is such that whereas the above sd. GABRIEL JONES and FRANCIS ATTWOOD became Counter Security to ALVIN MOUNTJOY for the abovesd. MATTHEW WELLMAN's and JOYCE his Wife's due Administration of all and singular the goods chattles rights and credits of PETER DUDLEY deced., by their Bond bearing date some time in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and forty 2; Now thereore if the abovesaid MATTHEW WELMAN shall in all things well and sufficiently save harmless and indemnified the abovesaid GABRIEL JONES and FRANCIS ATTWOOD their heirs Executors & Admrs. from all manner of actions costs and damages whatsoever that shall arise or be prosecuted agst. them, the sd. GABRIEL JONES or FRANCIS ATTWOOD their heirs, concerning their being security as aforesaid, then the above obligation to be void and of none effect, otherwise to be and remain in full power and virtue as abovesaid
      Signed sealed and delivered in presents of
      JA: JONES MATTHEW WELLMAN
      BEN: JOHNSON, JOHN SEAYRES
      ANTHO: SALE FRANCIS JONES
      At a Court continued and held for Essex County at Tappa: on the 21st day of December 1743 BEN. JOHNSON and JAMES JONES made oath that they did see MATTHEW WELLMAN, JOHN SEAYRES and FRANCIS JONES sign seal and acknowledge this their Bond to GABRIEL JONES and FRANCIS ATTWOOD to be their act and deed which was admitted to Record
      Test W. BEVERLEY, Cl Cur

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