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

Susannah Grimsley

Female 1760 - 1830  (70 years)


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  • Name Susannah Grimsley 
    Born 1760  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1830  Campbell County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I032202  Tree1
    Last Modified 25 May 2020 

    Father James Grimsley,   b. 1740, Manassas, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1806, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Family ID F19195  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elisha Arnold,   b. 6 Aug 1758, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1795, Campbell County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 1777  Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Susannah Arnold,   b. 1778
     2. Johnston Arnold,   b. Aft 1778,   d. Campbell County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Martha Arnold,   b. 1781
     4. Samuel Arnold,   b. 1787
     5. James Grimsley Arnold,   b. 10 Jan 1792
    Last Modified 25 May 2020 
    Family ID F19207  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Culpeper County Deed Book DD p. 244. 4 April 1809
      Johnston Arnold attorney in fact for James Grimsley to Thomas Porter, 17,10 143 acres whereon the late James Grimsley, deceased, lived together with all his houses, barns,(etc,)
      Signed Johnston Arnold Attoney in fact for James Grimsley
      Wit.: Thomas Lyon, James Barnett, Lewis Porter
      Proven in court 19 June 1809,
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      Culpeper County Deed Book DD p. 246. 4 April 1809.
      Johnston Arnold attorney in fact for Susanna Arnold of the one part and Thomas Porter of the other part, £ 17 2s. 143 acres whereon the late James Grimsley deceased lived ... (same wording as above)
      Signed Johnston Arnold Attorney in fact for Susanna Arnold
      Witnesses: Thomas Lyon, James Barnett, Lewis Porter.
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      Culpeper County Deed Book DD p. 247
      Susanna Arnold of Campbell County, Kentucky do hereby impower my son Johnston Arnold of the county aforesaid my true and lawful attorney for me to transact and perform all my business of every description in the State of Virginia and more effectually I do authorize him to sell and convey in fee simple with general warrantee or any covenants of title that are usual my interest in any lands of which my father James Grimsley died seized in the County of Culpeper and State of Virginia and elsewhere in the state of Virginia ... In testimony whereof I do set my hand and seal this 15th day of November 1808.
      Susanna (x) Arnold
      In presence of Jonathan Huling, W, F? Bartond? (Bartle?)

      (Note: See A.F.A.S. Vol. I No. 2 p. 55-6 for ref. to Grimsley and Porter)
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      Culpeper County Deed Book DD p. 261.
      Know all men by these presents that I James Grimsley now in the County of Campbell and State of Kentucky do hereby impower my nephew Johnston Arnold of the county aforesaid my true and lawful attorney ... my father James Grimsley (identical wording to Power of Attorney of Susanna Arnold, above). Same witnesses, etc.
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      Culpeper County Deed Book GG p. 164
      29 Jan. 1812. Johnson Arnold, certain attorney of Susanna Arnold formerly Susanna Grimsley and James Grimsley of the County of Campbell and State of Kentucky of the one part and Thomas Porter of the County of Fauquier State of Virginia of the other part ... £50 paid by the said Thomas Porter ... all my interest and claim in the lease land of James Grimsley dec’d. the land now in possession of Elijah Arnold, Simon Edge, Lot Edge, Riley? Edge, John Scott and Cornelius Anderson and Henry Tye(?) and said Porter
      Signed: Johnson Arnold.
      Wit.: Eli Porter, Lewis Porter, John Porter

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