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

Robert Peyton

Male Abt 1725 - 1795  (~ 70 years)


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  • Name Robert Peyton  [1
    Born Abt 1725  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Jan 1795  Bledsoe's Lick, near Gallatin, Sumner County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I032619  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Father Valentine Peyton,   b. Oct 1686, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1751, Dettingen Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Mother Frances Linton,   b. Abt 1698, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1755, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Married Abt 1718  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14212  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Guffey,   b. Abt 1729, Amherst County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1765, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 37 years) 
    Married Abt 1745  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Peyton,   b. 25 Aug 1755, Amherst County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1833, Sumner County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Ephraim Peyton,   b. 25 Aug 1755, Amherst County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1799, Sumner County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 45 years)
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F19466  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Robert PEYTON
      Birth: abt 1725
      Land inherit.: 1751 230 A. on Occoquan R., Pr. WilliamCo, and 284 A. on Little River
      Land Sale: 9 Aug 1765 Pr. WilliamCo, Virginia on Occoquan R.
      Land Sale: 9 Aug 1765 LoudounCo, Virginia on Little River.
      Spouse: Anne GUFFEY ( - )


      Indenture made 9 Aug 1765 betw Robert Peyton of county Loudoun and Anne his wife to Thomas Gibson for sum of 150 pounds current money of VA sold parcel of land situate in county Loudoun it being part of a greater tract granted by Hon. Thomas Lord Fairfax to Doctor Charles Green by him transferred to Valantine Peyton Father and devised to Robert Peyton by his Father the parcel of land hereby granted bounded beginning at a great rock stone on side of Little River....courses of Little River or hunger run...containing 284 A.

      On 8/9 Aug 1765 Robert Peyton and Anne his wife sold to John Semple for 94 pounds current money of Va. all the undivided share of 230 A. which was devised by the Last Will and Testament of his father Valentine Peyton, Gent. deceased, to be equally divided between Francis Peyton, Craven Peyton, and Robert Peyton on Occoquan R. in Pr. WmCo.

      On 9 Aug 1765 Robert Peyton and Anne his wife sold to Thomas Gibson for 150 pounds 284 A. on Little R. or Hunger Run in LoudounCo granted to Charles Green who transferred it to Valentine Peyton who devised it to Robert Peyton.

  • Sources 
    1. [S802907] Virginia Genealogies - Hayden.

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