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

Thomas Carter

Male 1672 - 1733  (61 years)


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  • Name Thomas Carter 
    Born 4 Jun 1672  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 Sep 1733  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I033145  Tree1
    Last Modified 25 May 2020 

    Father Thomas Carter,   b. 1632, Barford, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1700, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Catherine Dale,   b. 1652, Prestwold, Leicester, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1703, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 4 May 1670  Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • URL: http://files.usgwarchives.net/va/lancaster/bibles/carter1.txt
      URL title: Prayer Book of Captain Thomas Carter of Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia
      With this Book pr Rv Mr John Shepperd on Wednsday ye 4h Day of May 1670-was Mard Mr Thomas Carter of Barford in ye County of Lancaster in Virga & Katherine Dale ye
      eldest Daughr of Mr Edw: Dale ye same County.
    Family ID F00481  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Arabella Williamson,   b. 1676, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 11 Jul 1735, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 59 years) 
    Married 22 Aug 1695  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Carter,   b. Abt 1704, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Joseph Carter,   b. 1698, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1751, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     3. Isaac Carter,   b. 1699, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Daniel Carter,   b. 1 Feb 1699/00, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1759, Lancaster County, Virginia - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     5. Moore Carter,   b. 1701, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Edward Carter,   b. 1702, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. James Carter,   b. 1704, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1758, Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     8. Peter Carter,   b. 23 May 1706, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1789, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     9. Dale Carter,   b. 1708, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1776, Christchurch Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     10. Charles Carter,   b. 1710, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1766, Amherst County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    Last Modified 25 May 2020 
    Family ID F19689  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      CARTER, Thomas. Will. 24 Apl. 1728. Rec. 10 Oct. 1733. Wife Arabella; sons: Thomas, land where I now live;. Peter, land in King George County, James, Dale, Charles, Edward, Joseph and Daniel. Gr.sons Jesse Carter and Thos. Carter. Extrs. Wife and son Peter. Wits. John Harry and Job Carter. W.B. 12, p. 279.
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      LAST WILL & TESTAMENT OF THOMAS CARTER SR.
      LANCASTER COUNTY, VIRGINIA

      In the name of God, Amen the sixteenth day of August 1700, I Thomas Carter Senior of the County of Lancaster being sick in body but of good and perfect Memory Thanks be to Almighty God and calling to Remembrance the uncertain Estate of this Transitory life............ and now for the settling of my temporal estate and such goods chattels and debts as it hath pleased God far above my Deserts to bestow upon me. I do order give and despose the same in manner and form following that is to say that first I will that all Those Debts and Dues as I owe in right or conscience to any manner of Person or Persons whosoever shall be well and truly contented and paid or ordain to be paid within convenient Time
      after my decease by Execs. hereafter named
      Item I do give my son Edward Carter one hundred acres of land to him and his heirs forever but if so be the said Edward will not join with his brothers within three months after my Decease to pay Equal charge for the laying it out and let his mother have what Timber she shall have occasion of for Repairing houses and fences on my now dwelling plantation during her life that then he shall have no benefit of it but I do give it to son John Carter to him and his heirs forever.
      Item I do give unto my son Henry Carter one hundred acres of land to him and his heirs for ever only Reserving my wife to have the benefit of getting what timber She shall have occasion of for Repairing and Building on my now Dwelling Plantation but whereas the said Henry is in England and if it should happen he should never come in again I do give the said land unto my son James Carter to him and his heirs forever.
      Item, I do give unto my son John Carter one hundred acres of land to him and his heirs forever only Reserving the Same Privilege to my wife as in, the other two
      Item I do give my Negro, Dick unto my loving wife Katherine during her natural life and then to be Divided Amongst all the rest of my children only my son Edward to have no share of him
      Item I do give all my personal estate whatsoever its to be Equally Divided my loving wife and children only reserving the great table to my wife whereas my son in Law hath Received fifteen hundred and sixty pounds of Tobacco in part of the estate his Grandfather in Law Edward Dale gave his wife I having no Receipt for it and if the said William George will not be accountable for it then it is my will that he shall have no part of my said estate but only one shilling sterling in full part of his wife portion
      Item I do give unto my son Thomas Carter my now Dwelling Plantation with one hundred acres of land to it to him and his heirs forever after my now Loving wife Katherine decease
      Item I do nominate my son Thomas Carter my exec and my loving wife my exetrx of this my last will and Testmt.
      In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal the day and year above written

      Published in the presence of Thomas: Carter Senior (Seal)
      Signed John Davis, Thomas: White Richard Stephens
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      Prayer Book of Captain Thomas Carter of Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia
      Thomas Carter son of Thomas was Born on the 4th day of June 1672 betw’n 3 & 4 aclock in ye Morng and was Baptzd att ye new Church Augt 5th.
      Captn John Lee, Mr Th: Hayne, ye Lady Anne Skipworth & Elizh Dale godparts.

      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=176&last=&g_p=GA&co llection=NN Grant
      Title Morgan, Dennis.
      Publication 15 November 1725.
      Gen. note A note at the foot of the record in these words (July 22nd 1730. This deed was returned to the office Oct. 16, 1729, is now cancelled, and a new one made out for Joseph Chambers ( to whom Morgan’s as was certified to the office sold the land) in N. N. C fo. 63.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: King George County.
      Description: 424 acres on the Upper Great Run about a mile above the land of Capt. Thomas Carter.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants A, 1722-1726, p. 176, folio (Reel 290).

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