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

David Anderson

Male Abt 1695 - Abt 1776  (~ 81 years)


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  • Name David Anderson 
    Born Abt 1695  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Abt 1776  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I029003  Tree1
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2020 

    Father David Anderson,   b. Abt 1660, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Jane MNU Anderson,   b. Bef 1676,   d. Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1692  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F17649  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth 'Burras' Burroughs,   b. Abt 1700, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1747, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Children 
     1. William Anderson,   b. Abt 1720, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F17650  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

    • i. David Jr. Anderson was born Abt. 1695 in Stafford County, Virginia, and died Abt. 1776. He married Elizabeth Burras.

      1064a branches of Pasbitanzy Creek adj Thomas Harris & Richard Bryan
      NNG F/136-137

      11 Aug 1725. Know all men..I, David Anderson, of parish Overwharton in county Stafford, for diverse good causes me thereunto especially moving...do appoint my trusty and well beloved friend Robert Knowland of Stafford County my true and lawful attorney to appear before court of Stafford to acknowledge indenture of lease and release made between me and John Chadwell of parish of Overwharton in county Stafford, planter...dated 20th July 1725. Witnesses: John Hellier, George (X) Chadwell, Sarah (X) Chadwell. Signed: David Anderson. Stafford County, Virginia Deed Book J, 1722-1728, page 180-181.

      11 Aug 1725. This indenture made 19th/20th July 1725 between David Anderson of parish Overwharton in Stafford County and John Chadwell of afsd...by deeds of lease and release...for sum 50 pounds sterling sold 50 acres in parish Overwharton joining to the land whereon said Chadwell now dwells being part of a patent of 800 acres granted unto David Anderson, grandfather of abovementioned David, which is all that remains to be sold out of the patent aforesaid. Witnesses: John Hellier, George (X) Chadwell, Sarah (X) Chadwell. Signed: David Anderson. Stafford County, Virginia Deed Book J, 1722-1728, page 181-184.

      Source: Old Stafford County, Virginia, Overwharton Parish Register 1720 to 1760 by William F. Boogher. Includes Extracts from Northern Neck Land Grants, Surveys, and Transfers for Stafford County to circa 1780. Also Stafford County, Virginia Tithables.

      1723 David Anderson, 300 acres

      1724 William Anderson [in a group of Whitledge names]

      1724/7/8 Valentine Barton, Broad Run and Bull Run

      1729/30 Thomas Carney Little Hunting Creek (Timber Br.) [now Fairfax Co.]

      William Clifton Little Hunting Creek (Timber Br.)

      1742 John Carney, Chopowamsic Creek [now between Prince William and Stafford Co.]

      1743 David Anderson, Pasbitanzy Creek

      1743/47 John Carney, Chopowamsic Creek [now between Prince William and Stafford Co.]

      1753/4 Burdett and Frances Clifton, Little Hunting Creek [now Fairfax Co.]

      1768 David Anderson, 330 acres; John Carney, 180 acres, Burditt Clifton 306 acres

      1773 David Anderson, 330 acres; Joshua Carney, 40 acres

      1776 David Anderson, 330 acres; Joshua Carney, 40 acres, Burditt Clifton

      1778 Joshua Carney, 40 acres

      1784 Joshua Carney

      1785 Joshua Carney, Henry Clifton

      1786 William Anderson, J. Carney

      1787 William Anderson, John Anderson, Joshua Carney, Henry Clifton

      1788 William Anderson, Joshua Carney, Benjamin Carney, Henry Clifton

      1789 William Anderson, John Anderson, Henry Clifton

      1790 William Anderson, John Carney, Jesse Carney, Henry Clifton

      10 May 1732. Will of John Chadwell...mentions 50 acres of land bought of David Anderson... Stafford County, Virginia Will Book M, 1729-1748, page 54.

      10 Jul 1734. The estate of Mr. Joseph Sumner...fees paid...Col. Fitzhugh...David Waugh...Walter Anderson... Stafford County, Virginia Will Book M, 1729-1748, pages 152 and 153.

      9 Dec 1745. The estate of William Scott to John Short...Cr. 1743...William Fitzhugh, Mr. Robert Massey...Mr. Henry Washington, Jr. ...Mr. John Washington...Mr. Andrew Anderson. Signed: Henry Washington. Stafford County, Virginia Will Book, 1729-1748, page 451-458.

      10 Feb 1747. ...I, Mary Burras...bequeath to my eldest son Matthew Burras one shilling and bequeath to Thomas Burras on shilling sterling and I bequeath Elizabeth Anderson, my daughter, one shilling sterling... Signed: Mary Burras. Stafford County, Virginia Will Book M, 1729-1748, page 510.

      13 Nov 1750. The estate of Captain William Brent, dec'd...paid William Clifton...by 12 hhds Maryland rents for 1747 amounting to 11,999 pounds tobacco shipped to William Anderson. Stafford County, Virginia Will Book, 1748-1767, Liber O, pages 165-172.

      12 Nov 1751. 11,999 pounds of tobacco shipped to Mr. Anderson in year 1747 which sold for sterling 49:4:3. [included other mentions of William Brent (indirectly related to Cliftons) and Mrs. Massey.] Stafford County, Virginia Will Book, 1748-1767, Liber O, pages 208-210.

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