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

William Young

Male Bef 1645 - 1698  (> 53 years)


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  • Name William Young 
    Born Bef 1645  Sittenbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Jan 1697/98  South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I032557  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2020 

    Father Robert Young,   b. Bef 1614,   d. Bef 6 May 1663, Sittenbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 49 years) 
    Mother Anne MNU Young,   b. Bef 1629,   d. 10 Aug 1677, Sittenbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 48 years) 
    Family ID F19409  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth MNU Young,   b. Bef 1654,   d. Bef 1698, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 44 years) 
    Married Bef 1670  South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Anne Young,   b. Abt 1672, South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1726, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years)
     2. Sarah Young,   b. Abt 1675, South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1742, Lancaster County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years)
     3. William Young,   b. Aft 1677, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1718/19, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 40 years)
     4. Mary Young,   b. Abt 1681, South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1700/01, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 20 years)
     5. Catherine Young,   b. Aft 1683, South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1720, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 37 years)
     6. Elizabeth Young,   b. Aft 1684, South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1698, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 14 years)
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F46535  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Title Young, William.
      Publication 1697.
      Gen. note Part of index to Essex County Wills and Administrations (1692-1800)
      Note p. 139-140. Will pro. 10 Jan. 1697.
      p. 173. Exors. bond rec. 10 Mar. 1697.
      Note Deeds, No. 9, 1695-1699 (Reel 2)
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      Contributed by: J. Black
      Email: jbbrockhaus@yahoo.com

      30 November 1697: From the Will of William Young of South Farnham Parish:
      To daughter Catherine Young; "the full & just Sum of fivetie pounds Sterling to be paid Twelve moneths after the said Catherine's marriage."
      To daughter Elizabeth Young "the full sume of one hundred pounds sterling to bee pd at two equall paiments thus, fifetie pounds, at the expiration of the first yeare after shee is married and fivetie pounds at ye expiration of the next yeare after ye sd marriage."
      To "these four my Daughters Anne Covington, Sarah Mottram, Mary Coutancouau, and Catherine Young, all that money and goods of mine that lies in England or elsewhere out of Virginia, to bee equally divided betwixt the said Daughters and likewise twenty-four thousand pounds of good scented tobaccoe and casq to bee equalley divided betwixt them and paid by my Sonne William Young at eight thousand per annum and that the whole payment bee ended or compleated within three years".
      To son William Young "all ye rest of my estate both Personall and reall, moveable and immoveable.
      "I constitute or appoint my said Sonne William one of my Executors, as alsoe Richard Covington, Spencer Mottram, and Peter Coutanceau, to bee Executors with my sd sonne...till he shall arrive to ye age of twenty one years."
      Witness: John Ball, Robert Lumpkin and Richard Collert.
      Proved 10 January 1697.
      Will also mentions that daughters are to buy a Negro slave for Mary, wife of Richard Carter.
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      Coutance (Coutanceau, Coutanciau), John, Northumberland
      Co., Va.17th Dec., 1718; 21st Jan., 1718.
      To uncle William Young, aunt Sarah Ball, cousin Dorcas Walters, cousins John Young and Joseph Ball, Jr., uncle Richard Ball, cousins Katherine and Elizabeth Walters, Mary Ball, Elizabeth Hack, Sarah dau. of Richard Ball, Margaret Ball and Mr. David Ball, personalty.
      To John Young, Joseph Ball, Jr., and Doroes Walters, residue of estate.
      Ex.: Cousin Joseph Ball.
      Test: Charles Burges, David Ball, Patrick Bailey.
      17 Dec., 1718. Assignment of certain personalty to Capt. Richard Ball afsd. for use of testator's bro. Peter and hrs., sd. personalty to be delivered to sd.
      bro. when he shall come to age.
      Test: Charles Burges, aged 36, David Ball, aged 46.
      Additional testimony of Mrs. Sarah Ball, aged 57, wife of Capt. Richard Ball, shows that testator was under legal age at date of this assignment. 21. 692.

      St. Mary's County Will Abstracts, 1638-1800
      http://userpages.umbc.edu/~pdavis2/Participants/dawsonm/genealogy/wills/wi lls_c.htm
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      Wills of Old Rappahannock County, Virginia [William Montgomery Sweeny] Wills in the Record Book entitled Wills No. 2, 1677-1682.
      N THE NAME OF GOD AMEN The last Will & Testament of Anne Evence widd being Sick but in perfect Sence & Memory. Item I give & bequeath to my Lord & Savior: Jesus my Soule from whome I Received it, & I committ my Body to ye Ground there to be decently Buried, & my Worldly goods I bequeath as followeth Item I give & bequeath to my Daughter Sarah Cook one Feather bed & what belongeth to it, Item I give to Sarah Cook halfe ye pewter, Item more one Skillet. Item I give & bequeath to Anne Soaper 1 Hat Apron & handercheft Item more to Sarah Cook one Kettle Item more to Sarah Cook three Spoons Item more to Sarah one Chaire, Item I give & bequeath to Sarah Cook halfe my living, onely I give & bequeath to Dorothy Armstrong one hankercheife one gueife & Andressen, Item I Item I give to Sarah Cook one White winscote Box & one Gold Ring & one Skimmer & one Pewter Porringer more one Suite of Serge. Item I give unto my Sonn William Younge all ye Remainder of my Worldly Goods as Witness my hand this twentie first day of April in ye Yeare of Or Lord 1677
      Sign
      Test ANNE EVENCE
      John SOAPER JOHN PATRICK
      THE DEPOSITION of John Soaper aged 34 Yeares or thereabouts Sworne & Examined in Court this Pt: of August 1677 that he was prsent when ye deced Woman wth :in Mentioned did declare ye wth :in Will to be her Last Will & Testamt & that all things wth :in Specified were Ordred to be disposed of according to ye Within forme but ye Suite of Cloaths for Sarah Cook & one laced apron & one laced hankereheife given to my Wife was put in after ye wth :in Will was Signed & Delivred but whether by ye deeds ordr or not, I know not, & further Saith not
      JOHN SOAPER
      Jnratus Est Soaper in Cur Com Rapp' : 10. die Augusti 1677. Probatr pr Sacram Johan Soaper Et Recordatr
      Test
      Ex•. Edmd : CRASK Cl Cur
      Page 37.
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=404&last=&g_p=P7&co llection=LO Patent
      Title Young, William.
      Publication 20 October 1684.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Related See also the following surname(s): Yongue.
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      Old Rappahannock Co Va Deed Book 1, Part II - 1662-1664; Antient Press; pg 344
      TO ALL XPIAN PEOPLE We ANN EVANS & WILLIAM YOUNG of PISCATACON in the County of Rappa. for diverse good causes doth sell unto ROBERT ARMSTRONG his heirs & assignes for ever Four hundred acres of land situate in the County of Rappa upon the N. side of PISCATACON CREEK bounded on the East SE with the lands of WILLIAM JOHNSON SW with PISCATACON CREEK WNW upon YOUNG SWAMP upon the WNW with an INDIAN PATH & NNE into the woods to have and to hold the sd land unto the above named ROBERT ARMSTRONG his heirs & assignes for ever with all fishing fowling hawkins huntings woods underwoods quarries water courses profitts thereunto belonging or therewith usually possessed as parcell or member thereof & the sd ANN EVANS & WILLIAM YOUNG doth for themselves agree with the sd ROBERT ARMSTRONG to warrant the above land unto sd ROBERT ARMSTRONG his heirs & assignes & from all manner of persons whatsoever lawfully claimeing any right in sd lands In Witness the sd ANN EVANS & WILLIAM YOUNG have put their hands & seals this 20th day of May 1665
      in presence of THOMAS EDMONDSON, ANN EVANS
      JAMES FULLERTON WILLIAM YOUNG
      Recognt in Cur Com Rappa 7 die janii 1665
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      Old Rappahannock Co Va Deed Book 5, Part II - 1674-1676; Antient Press: pg 338-339
      THIS INDENTURE made the 22th day of January in the year of or. Lord One thousand Six hundred & Seventy between Sir HENRY CHICHELEY of the County of MIDDX. and AGATHY my Wife of the one party and WILLIAM YOUNGE of the same County on the other Witnesseth that the sd Sr. HENRY CHICHELEY for and in consideration of the sum and assd. full quantity of Fifteene thousand pounds of sweet scented tobacco secured to be paid by the said WILLIAM YOUNGE hath granted and confirmed & by these presents doth grant unto the said WM, YOUNGE his heirs and assigns forever all that peice parcell or devident of land conteyning by estimacon Four hundred and fifty acres more or less being upon the South side of RAPPA RIVER opposite to the land of Mr. JAMES WILLIAMSON beginning at a certain Marsh & gutt & upon the We. & No We.side thereof and extending along the River course No. No. We. to the side of another Marsh into the Woods We. So. We, upon the first menconed March or gutt Ea. No. Ea. upon RAPPA RIVER the said land being formerly granted to HENRY JOANES by Pattent dated the 3rd day of September 1652 and assigned over by the said JOANES unto the said Sr HENRY CHICHELEY and his heirs forever To have and to hold all the hereby menconed and sold peice of land wth their and every of their appurtenances to him the said WM. _YOUNGE his heirs and assigns forever to the only proper use and behoofe of him the said WM YOUNG his heirs and assigns forever and the said Sr. HENRY CHCHELEY and AGATHA his Wife doe further for themselves their heirs and every of them promise with said WM YOUNGE his heirs that they shall peaceably and quietly occupie the demized prmises without the lawfull lett trouble or deniall of him & her or any other person lawfully belonging by him or under him them or any of them together with all rights of hunting hawking fishing and fowling wth the due share of all mines & mineralls with all profitts whatsoever belonging to the said land in as full and ample manner as is granted to them the sd Sr. HENRY CHICHELEY and his said Wife by Pattent dated the Twentieth and fourth day of September 1663, he the said WILLIAM YOUNGE or him or either of his heirs or assigns paying yearly the fee rent accustomary
      in presence of us RALPH WORMLEY HENRY CHICHELEY
      MAXIMILIAN PETTY AGATHA CHICHELEY
      Recordatr xx4 die Febr 1675
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      Old Rappahannock Co Va Deed Book 7, Part I - 1682-1686; Antient Press: pg 116-117
      TO ALL TO WHOM this prsents shall come I Sr. HENRY CHICHLEY Knt. Governr: &c. Now Know yee that I Sr. HENRY CHICHELEY Knt. Deputy Governr: &c. with the consent of the Councell of State accordingly give unto JOHN PIGGE Fower hundred and fourty acres of land lying in Rappa: County adjoyning the lands of WM. YOUNG on RALPHS CREEK runing thence So. West by an antient line to a corner red Oake by a great Branch, thence South East over the Branch before mentioned and over certain branches of RAPPA: CREEK to a corner on high ground, thence North East to RALPHES CREEKE & down the Creeke ye severall courses where it began, Two hundred and Fourty acres part thereof formerly granted to ROBERT YOUNG by Pattent bearing date the 21tb. of Septembr: 1661 & renewed in WILLIAM YOUNGs name by Pattent dated the 19th of March 1677/8, the residue being Two hundred acres is duely and for the transportation of Fower persons into this Collony To have and to hold &c. Yeilding and paying &c. Provided that if the said JNO. PIGG his heires &c. Given under my hand and the Seal of the Collony this 22d day of Decembr: 1682
      Recordatr Test NICHO. SPENCER Secra. HEN: CHICHELEY
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I JOHN PIGGE of NEW KENT COUNTY doe assigne over all my right of this Pattent to WILLIAM YOUNG his heires forever from me my heires and warrant the same from me my heires or any persons that shall lay clayme thereto from us only a hundred acres sold to JONATHAN GRILLS excepted and doe obleidge myselfe to acknowledge the same in Rappa. Court upon demand and to the same I sett my hand and seale this first day of August 1684
      Signed in the prsents of us JOHN PIGGE
      MARY HODGES
      LAURENCE TAYLER marke
      The Contents of this Pattent acknowledged by JNO. PIGG to WM. YOUNG except one hundred acres
      I WILLIAM YOUNG doe obleidge myselfe my heires not to disturbe JONATHAN GRILLS in the possession of the above hundred acres of land But to have it according to the bounds agreed on before WM. COVENTON and THOMAS WATKINS and the truth hereof have sett my hand and seale August 5th 1684
      LAWRENCE TAYLER WM. YOUNG
      MARY HODGES
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      Old Rappahannock Co Va Deed Book 7, Part II - 1686-1688; Antient Press: pg 395-396
      TO ALL XPIAN PEOPLE to whom these presents shall come I WM. YOUNGE of the County of Rappahannock send Greeting. Know yee that I the sd WM. YOUNGE for good causes and valuable consideracons me thereunto moving especially for Five thousand Two hundred and Fifty pounds of Tobb: and casks have sold unto JOHN BRAGES of the County aforesd., Carpenter, one parcell of land being on the South side POSCATOWAY CREEKS and Northermost side of a little Creeke called RALPHS CREEKE Beginning at a white oake mouth of a swamp called the GLADE SWAMP to a leaning red oake standing by the side of the branch and thence South East to a corner Hickory upon the point, thence North East to RALPH CREEKS and down the ad creek.. to the Once it first began, for Two hundred and fifty acers it being part of a Patent of land formerly granted unto ROBERT YOUNGE the 20th day of September 1669 and being afterwards granted unto JOHN PIGG as desert land as will appeare by Patent bearing date 22d day of December 1682 and by the sd PIGG assigned unto me the sd YOUNGE the 5th day of August 1684 and recorded in Rappahannock Court; To have and to hold the sd bargained land unto the said JOHN BRAGES and his heires forever with all plentifull commodities and appurtinances thereunto belonging without the lett of sd WM: YOUNGE my heires and further warrant and defend the sale of the sd land unto the sd JOHN BRAGES his heires from the interest of any persons whatsoever and further do oblige myselfe to acknowledge this Sale in County Court of Rappa: upon all demands In Witness whereof I have hereunto sett my hand and seale this 5th day of November 1687
      Signed sealed and delivered in the presence of us
      RICHD. HOLTTE, WM: YOUNGE
      JAMES BOUGHAN
      Recognitr in Cur Com Rappa: 7 die Marty 1687/8 et record 14th die
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I ELIZABETH YOUNGE do appoint my well well beloved friend, RICHARD HOLT, to be my true and lawfull Attorney in my place and stead to acknowledge my thirds of a parcell of land conteyning Two hundred and fifty acers more or less unto JOHN BRACES and whatsoever my sd Attorney shall doe for me and in my place shall stand in as full force as if I myselfe were there present As Witness my hand and seale this 30th day of December 1687
      Signed sealed and delivered in the presence of us
      SUSANNA FISHER mane ELIZA: YOUNGE
      ROBT: HOLLAND
      SAMLL. BROWNE
      Recordr. Teste WM. COLSTON, Cl Cur
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      Old Rappahannock Co Va Order Book - 1689-1692; Antient Press: pg 167
      Rappahannock County Court 7th of May 1689
      - Judgment is granted to Mr. WM. YOUNGE as assignee of RICHD. BOND against JOHN HARPER for eight hundred pounds of good tobb & caske to be pd according to Bil wth: cost of suit als exe.
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      Old Rappahannock Co Orders - 1689-1692, page 202
      Rappahannock County Court 4th of February 1690/1
      - Judgment upon attachmt. is granted to THO: ST. JOHN against the Estate of EDWARD NIBBS in the hands of Mr. WILLIAM YOUNGE if it can be found, for Five hundred pounds of tobb & caske upon acc: for accomodations & one levey, to be pd wth cost of suit als exe.
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      1699-1702 Essex Co VA Order Book; Antient Press: (Page 115)
      At a Court held for Essex County ye 11th of March 1701/2
      - The suite betweene HENRY SMITH, Admr. of MARY, his late Wife deced, who was the Widow of RICHARD CARTER deced, Plt. and WILLIAM YOUNG, RICHARD COVINGTON and PETER CANTANCDAN, Surviveing Exrs. of Mr. WILLIAM YOUNG deced, Defts. at the Defts. request referred to the next Court

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      1666-1669 Lancaster County Order Book; {Antient Press}: pg 62
      Lancaster County Court 11th of March 1667/68,
      - WILL: YOUNGE beinge arrested to this Cort. at ye suite of THOMAS WILLYS, who not appeareing to answer ye saide suite, and ye Sher; not takeing security accordinge to Act, order accordinge to Acte is granted agt. ye Sher:, upon whose request, Attachmt. accordinge to Acte is granted agt. ye sde. YOUNGE
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      CAVALIERS AND PIONEERS PATENT BOOK No. 6; Pg 181
      WILLIAM YOUNG, 240 acs., Rappa..Co., towards the head of.Ralph's Cr., which issueth out of Puscattocon; [date blank] {between 1677 records}. p. 632. Adj. land pattented by his father, Robt. Young, dec'd., 26 Sept. 1661, & due him as sonne & heire.
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 7, pg 282
      William Young, 998acs, Rappahannock Co., 21 Oct 1684, pg 404, Near Maj Mottrom; ENE upon Rappa river, by a gr Hucklebery SW partin this and land of David Allison and Capt. Josias Packas plantation, &c 450 acres granted Henery Joanes, 3 Sept 1652 & assigned to Sir Henry Chichley who assigned to Robert Parr and sd Young, 20 Jan 1670 & now resurveyed, residue for trans of 11 pers: Henry Gostin, (or Goslin) Robert Polling, Ralph Sheppard, John Acres, Margarett Curtis, Edward Watson, Symon Smith, John Greene, Jon Potts, Eliza Marloe, Wm. Young, James Berkely, Alex Westerton, Elianor Oliver, Thomas Hedgcock, Peter Hannah, Lewis Burow, Martha Sadler, Margery Symons, Mary Young.
      Note Location: Rappahannock County (extinct).
      Description: 998 acres beginning at or near the mouth of a small gut or creek on the north north west side thereof. Beginning &c close to the line of Major Mottrom.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 7, 1679-1689 (v.1 & 2 p.1-719), p. 404 (Reel 7).

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