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

Christian Taliaferro

Female Abt 1655 - 1713  (~ 58 years)


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  • Name Christian Taliaferro 
    Born Abt 1655  St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 13 Aug 1713  St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I031115  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Father Robert Taliaferro,   b. 11 Nov 1626, Stepney Parish, Bethnal Green, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1671, York, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Catherine Dedman,   b. 1626, Kent County, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1672, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 47 years) 
    Married Abt 1653  Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F45271  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Andrew Bourne,   b. Abt 1652, Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1700, Richmond County, Virginia - Admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Married Abt 1690  Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F18704  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Henry Johnson,   b. Abt 1648, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1703, St. Marys Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Married 1701  St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F15856  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 2 Oct 1700 (Richmond Co.,VA Court Orders) "Administration is granted to
      Christian Johnson upon all & singular the Estate of Andrew Bourne deced during the minorities of Peter Bourne
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      Will dated 8/8/1712, probated 8/13/1713, Essex County, Virginia Wills & Deeds
      #l4.p 152 Charles Taliaferro and Richard Johnson security for Peter Bourne, exer of Christian Johnson estate. (Gilmore and Carter and Allied Families by Helen Gilmore Smith Thomas 1962.) "to two sons John Bourne and Robert Bourne 12 pounds each. Balance of Estate to "well beloved son"Peter Bourne, he to be exer.
      Signed Christian Johnson,
      Wit: Henry Mackie, Richard Johnson, John Broadley.
      Charles Taliaferro and Richard Johnson security for Peter Bourn, exec. of Christian Johnson estate"
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      (WILL BOOK C. PAGE 357-1790 CULPEPER COUNTY, VIRGINIA.) *******

      WILL OF HENRY JOHNSON

      Vo. 29, Essex County, Va. p. 5(p. 27) WILL OF HENRY JOHNSON of St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Planter. Dated 30 Oct., 1702, Probated 10 June 1703, to son Richard 400 acres "I now live upon." To daughter Ann, Plantation Robert Bent lives on; to daughter Katherine 100 acres "the backwardest part of the tract" to son Richard the 2-1/4 acres bought of Capt. Battaile (probably a Mill) Personal Estate to be divided among four children; Richard, Sarah, Katherine and Anne "and my wife", daughter Elizabeth having had her part. To be delivered to heirs at age or marriage. Signed: Henry Johnson Wit. James Harrison, Antoni Labrie (sic) and Peter Bourne. Proved by oaths of James Harrison and Antoni Labrie, recorded 10 July 1703. Vol. 29, Essex County (p 6 or Vol. 29, page 29) 10 July 1703,. 20,000 lbs. Tobacco. Christian Johnson as Executrix of Henry Johnson, deceased. Signed Christian Johnson; Edward Price; John Bourne. Recorded 10 July 1703., (From records furnished by Willa M. Moore, Kansas City, Mo. )
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      WILL OF CHRISTINE BOURNE JOHNSON

      Essex County, Va. Deeds and Wills No. 14, Req. C. 5674, 1711-1716

      In the name of God Amen, the 8th day of Aug. 1712, I Christian Johnson being sick and weak in body but in sound and perfect memory thanks be to God for the same, I do make and ordain this my last will and testament.

      First, I give my soul to almighty God who gave it and my body to the earth, etc., Imprimis-I give unto my two sons, John Bourne and Robert Bourne, each of them twelve pounds to be paid to them by my executor. 2ndly, I give and bequeath to my well beloved son Peter Bourne, whom I constitute, make and ordain my only and sole Executor of this my last will and testament, a negro woman named Bess to all my worldly estate by him freely to be possessed and enjoyed and do hereby wholly evoke, annul and disallow all or any other former testament or wills, ratifying and confirming this and no other to be my last will and testament. Signed: Christian Johnson. Wit: Henry Mackie, Richard Johnson; John Broadley. At a court held for Essex county the 13th day of Aug., 1713, this will was proved by the oath of Peter Bourne the exer. herein named and by the oaths of Henry Mackie and Richard Johns an two wit. hereto is recorded. Richard Buckner, CCC.

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