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

John Linton

Male Bef 1681 - Abt 1728  (> 47 years)


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  • Name John Linton 
    Born Bef 1681  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Abt Feb 1727/28  Hamilton Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I032718  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2019 

    Father William Linton,   b. Abt 1650,   d. 26 Mar 1734, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Mother Female MNU Linton,   b. Bef 1659,   d. Bef 1705, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 46 years) 
    Married Bef 1675  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15216  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Barton,   b. Abt 1685, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1738, Hamilton Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Married Abt 1701  Hamilton Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Linton,   b. Abt 1702, Hamilton Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1733, Hamilton Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years)
     2. Moses Linton,   b. 1705, Hamilton Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1752, Cameron Parish, Fairfax County, Virginia - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     3. Anne Linton,   b. Abt 1710, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1750, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years)
     4. Frances Linton,   b. Abt 1711, Hamilton Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Constant Linton,   b. Abt 1712, Hamilton Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. John Linton,   b. Bef 1718, Hamilton Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1738, Hamilton Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 22 years)
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2019 
    Family ID F08802  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      STAFFORD COUNTY VA DEED & WILL BOOK 1699 - 1709; THE ANTIENT PRESS pp 151-152

      At a Court held for said County for laying the levy tbe 12th November
      1702. Present Lieut. Collo. GEORGE MASON, Mr. MATHEW TOMPSON. Mr RD. FOSSAKER, Mr. JOHN WASHINGTON. capt. JOHN WEST Gent. Justices.
      To RICHD. POWELL for burying CATHERINE FEATHERS
      To PETER MESANGLE for burying RACHEL STRONG
      To WILLIAM HOLT for a journey In the county
      To JOHN LINTON
      To GEORGE MASON for Coronen fee to JNO. PEAKS Servt
      To THOS. GREGG for same for JNO MOUNTJOYS Servt. Woman named MARGARET MORRICE
      To SAML BURTON as a part for journey to Town
      To Mr. RlCHD. FOOTE for Powder for Procl. the Queen
      To the Sheriff for orphan. court
      To do Sheriff as a keeper
      To DANIEL BEACH for sweeping the Courthouse
      To Capt. ELLIS for keeping a fellow On suspicion of murder
      To do ELlS for bringing powder to Procl. the Queen
      To WM. FlTZHUGH Clk for ex officio business according to Act
      To ditto for sending list of tithsbles from Collo. Lees
      To ditto fot drawing two addresses
      To JOHN COLTEES for burying JOHN ORTON
      To Mr. JOHN WAUGH for Potomack ferry
      To Mr. DAVID STRAUGHAN for Ocququon ferry
      To WM. FRENCH for burying JOSEPH MORGAN
      To Collo. Mason as a Burgess
      To Mr. Wm. Fitzhugh as a Burgess
      To Mr. POPE for reading the Proclamation
      (For Wolves) .. Gilea Travers. Mr. SamI. Jackaon, Hen: Hawley, Wm. Bennet, Wm. Whitson. Wm. Harrison, Mat Molton. Thos. James, Jno. Symonds, John Martin, Jno. Marrone. Thomas Whittle. John Marr. George English. wm. Travers, Jon. Riddle, John Oreal ..
      902 Tithables at 43 Poll
      Ordered that the Sheriff collect of each tithable person within said county
      of Stafford the sum of 43 pounds Tobo. levied upon the poll for the levy of said county and that he forwith pay everyone according to proportion.
      Teste Will. Fitzhugh Cl SC
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      Will of Edward Barton, Stafford Co, VA, 1712
      CindyMcC Posted: 10 Feb 2009 11:06AM GMT

      In the name of God amen. I Edward Barton of the County of Stafford being sick and weak in body but of sound and perfect memory, blessed be God for it. Do declare this to be my last will and testament, in manner and form following--
      Item. I give and bequeath my soul to God allmighty which gave it in certain hopes of a blessed salvation, and my body to the earth, to be decently buried at the discretion of my executors hereafter named, and as for my worldly estate, which it hath pleased Almighty god, to bless me with all, I give and bequeath as followeth--
      Item. I give and bequeath to my to grand children, Ann Linton and Moses Linton all my land in Virginia, to be equally divided, between them, when they shall come to age. Only my daughter Ann Linton is to have her thirds in it during her life.
      Item. I give and bequeath to my Daughter Ann Linton, one feather bed and furniture.
      Item. I give and bequeath to my Grandson William Linton, one feather bed and furniture.
      Item. I give and bequeth to my Granddaughter Ann Linton one feather bed and furniture.
      Item. I give and bequeath to Sarah Barber one cow and calf being the young of the said red cow.
      Item. I give and bequeath to my Grandson William Linton one mostly black horse.
      Item. I give and bequeath to my son in law John Linton all my personal Estate after my just debts and legacies are paid.
      Item. I appoint my son in law John Linton to be my whole and sole executor of this my last will and testament.
      In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 10th day of January Dom. 1712.

      Edwd. B. Barton (seal)

      Signed, sealed and delivered in the presence of us
      Oying O Dayall
      Thos. Gimb
      Dorus O Venables

      This will was presented in Court the 14th day of January 1712 by Jno Linton Ex. therein named who made to the same and proved to be the Last will and Testament of Edward Barton by the oaths of Owen Dyall and Dorcus Venables witnesses thereto is admitted to record. And in motion of the said John Linton, and his performing what is usual in such cases, a certificate is granted him for obtaining a probat thereof in due form, and is recorded.

      Cer Cop
      Test
      Henry Tyler C.S.C.

      Source: Will of Edward Barton, Stafford Co, VA, 10 January 1712 as found in Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Accession No. 11357
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      LINTON, WILLIAM, 6 Feb. 1733; 26 March 1734.
      Sons Anthony, William and John land in Richmond County; dau. Elizabeth Lewis; cousin James Smith and my wife Mary exx.
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      URL (Click on link) http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=95&last=&g_p=GB&collect ion=NN Grant
      Title Lynton, John.
      Publication 17 October 1727.
      Gen. note Note: This Deed is for lands granted Hugh Thomlinson in Book A, fo. 52.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Stafford County.
      Description: 509 acres on the south east or lower side of the Broad Run of Potowmack River being a large run falling into said river at the upper and of the Sugarlands belonging to Daniel McCarty.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants B, 1726-1729, p. 95, folio (Reel 290).
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      URL (Click on link) http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=46&last=&g_p=GA&collect ion=NN Grant
      Title Linton, John.
      Publication 20 July 1724.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Stafford County.
      Description: 382 acres on the Main Run of Accotink Creek.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants A, 1722-1726, p. 46, folio (Reel 290).
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      Prince William County, Virginia Deed Book X, 1787-1791, pp 237-239
      THIS INDENTURE made this (blank) in year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred & Eighty nine Between JOHN LINTON & BETTY his Wife of County of Prince William of one part & WILLIAM DAVIS JUNR. of County afd. of other part; Witnesseth that JOHN LINTON & BETTY his Wife for the sum of Nine thousand weight of Crop Tobacco to them in hand paid by WILLIAM DAVIS by these presents doth bargain & sell unto WILLIAM DAVIS JUNR, his heirs a right & title of One hundred & twenty acres of land be the same more or less lying on both sides of the Main Run of OCCOQUAN RIVER in County afd. it being the third part of a greater tract of Three hundred & sixty acres of land taken up & Patented by & between WM. BLAND, JAMES BLAND & FRANCIS STONE in the year of our Lord 1711 as by the Pattent from the Proprietors Office may appear; And afterwards in the year of our Lord 1718 was divided by said WM, BLAND, JAMES BLAND & FRANCIS STONE into three parts whereof this part hereby demised is the middle part & was sold by JAMES BLAND in the year 1727 to JOHN LINTON SENR, and is bounded Beginning at a marked red Oak being a corner tree of the greater tract whereof this is a part and standing on the North side of OCCOQUAN & from thence by a line of marked trees to the Main Run, then down sd Run of OCCOQUAN to a marked Bush standing on the Run side, thence crossing the Run to a marked Hickory, thence up a Branch to the back line of sd greater tract, this line deviding it from WM. BLANDs PATH, then along the back line till you meet with a line of marked trees intersecting sd back line which line of marked trees is a part of the dividing lines between the part hereby demised and FRANCIS STONEs part, thence along said line to a white Oak by the afd. Run, thence crossing the Run to a marked Sycamire tree at the mouth of a Branch, thence up the Branch to a marked Poplar being a line tree of sd greater tract and being likewise the end of the dividing lines between the tract hereby demised & FRANCIS STONEs part & from thence to the beginning; Together with all houses woods profits & appurtenances belonging; To have and to hold the sd Hundred & twenty acres of land with the appurtinances unto WILLIAM DAVIS JUNR. his heirs free and clear of and from all manner of and other incumbrances whatsoever; In Witness whereof JOHN LINTON and BETTY his Wife hath hereunto set their hands & seals the day & year first above written. Signed Sealed and delivered in presents of
      JAMES TRIPLETT, JOHN LINTON
      THOMAS his mark / DOWELL BETTY LINTON
      At a Court held for Prince William County the first day of June 1789
      This Deed of Bargain & sale with receipt thereon from JOHN LINTON to WILLIAM DAVIS was acknowledged and admitted to Record