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

Henry Fitzhugh

Male 1723 - 1783  (59 years)


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  • Name Henry Fitzhugh 
    Born 10 Sep 1723  St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Feb 1783  'Bedford' King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I033859  Tree1
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2019 

    Father Henry Fitzhugh,   b. 15 Jan 1686/87, Eagle's Nest, Stafford County, Virginia now King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1759, Bedford, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Susannah Cooke,   b. 7 Dec 1695, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1749, Bedford, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1717/18  St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F06411  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Battaile,   b. 23 Aug 1731, 'Flintshire' Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1783, 'Bedford' King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 23 Oct 1746  St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Fitzhugh,   b. 2 Aug 1748, 'Bedford' King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1771, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 22 years)
     2. Henry Fitzhugh,   b. 7 May 1750, 'Bedford' King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1777, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     3. John Battaile Fitzhugh,   b. Abt 1752, 'Bedford' King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1783  (Age ~ 32 years)
     4. George Fitzhugh,   b. 15 Jan 1756, 'Bedford' King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1823, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     5. Susannah Fitzhugh,   b. 25 Dec 1757, 'Bedford' King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1817, King George County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     6. Mary Fitzhugh,   b. 13 Apr 1760, 'Bedford' King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1815, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     7. Thomas Fitzhugh,   b. 29 Mar 1762, 'Bedford' King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Nicholas Fitzhugh,   b. 5 May 1764, 'Bedford' King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1814, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     9. Richard Fitzhugh,   b. 13 Sep 1766, 'Bedford' King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Mordecai Cooke Fitzhugh,   b. 15 Mar 1767, 'Bedford' King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1858, Falls Church, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     11. Battaile Fitzhugh,   b. 15 Mar 1771, 'Bedford' King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1836, 'Santee' Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     12. Giles Fitzhugh,   b. 11 Jun 1773, 'Bedford' King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     13. Taliaferro Fitzhugh,   b. 3 Apr 1774, 'Bedford' King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     14. William Fitzhugh,   b. 23 Apr 1754, 'Bedford' King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1814, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F20069  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • James Hughes 2006-06-09 16:58:16
      Fauquier County, Virginia. Deed Bk. 7
      http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/va/fauquier/deeds/deedbk7.txt

      p. 75 April 26, 1779
      Between FRANCIS WHITING of Fauquier Co. and (to) HUMPHREY BROOKE AND Anne HIS WIFE in consideration of natural love and affection Francis Whiting has for Humphrey Brooke and Anne his wife.. bounded ... lands of RICHARD CHICHESTER, SAMUEL PORTER, THOMAS PORTER, GEORGE BOSWELL, line of COL. HENRY FITZHUGH between the Branch and TURKEY RUN to them during their natural lives ... proved at court April 1779

      The will of Col. Henry Fitzhugh of Bedford, King George County, VA. left legatees that included his wife, son John Battaile Fitzhugh who received lands in Caroline and Orange Counties, son William who received land of Cedar Run in Fauquier County, son George who received land on Turkey Run in Fauquier County, son Thomas who received a tract of 800 acres in Fauquier County and to youngest sons, Nicholas, Richard Mordecai, Battaile and Giles, lands in Fairfax called Ravensworth, and to his grandson and heir, Henry Fitzhugh, all his lands in King George and Stafford.
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      STAFFORD COUNTY VA WILL BOOK O; 1748-1767; THE ANTIENT PRESS pp. 3636-365 In Name of God Amen I HENRY FITZHUGH of Stafford County Gentleman being in good health & of sound mind do make this my last will & Testament .. Irecommend soul to God .. I desire my body be Decently hurried ..
      I give to my Son THOMAS FITZHUGH 500 acres of land where he now lives being part of Wilkinson's Patent & bounded as followeth Vizt Beginning at SE corner of 100 acres of land formerly leased JOHN PAYTON the elder running from thence E 158 p to Eastermost line of Wilkinson's Patent thence along that line South .. Then North bounding on the land formerly leased to CHRISTOPHER THRAIKILL to land formerly leased to the sd John Payton the Elder thence East to the Beginning. The ad land to my son Thomas and his heirs. I give to my son Thomas one moiety of my Brent Town land now in his possession according to a Division lately made by his Brother HENRY to him my son Thomas and heirs ..
      Item I give to my Son JOHN FlTZHUGH the other Moiety of my Brent Town land new in his possession ac-cording to a Division made by his Brother Henry to him ,. to John and heirs ..
      Wit - Thos. Lud: Lee, Henry Fitzhugh John Murdock
      Item I give to my so John and his heirs the land which I bought of WILLIAM MARKS now in the possession of my said Son John. Item I give to my Son WILLIAM FITZHUGH two tracts of land which I purchased from JOHN WARNER Surveyor now lying in County of Fairfax & Loudoun. To William and his his heirs
      Item I give to my son Henry in Lieu & in consideration of the 200 acres of land part of Wilkinson's Patent devised to my said son Thomas & whereof my said son Henry is Tennant in Tail all the Tract of land near Accokick Run which i bought of RICHARD FOOTE &, others also 100 acres of land which I bought of BENJAMIN COLECLOUGH likewise all my lands within Bounds of the Church Quarter Patent I had partly be a purchase from ROBERT DADE & partly by a Surplis Patent I give all the sd Tract to my son Henry & Heirs but should my son Henry or his Heirs or any claiming under him or them lay claim to the 500 acres part of Wilkinson's Patent devised to my son Thomas and heirs or molest my son Thomas .. in that case I give all lands devised to my son Henry as aforad to my son Thomas and heirs.
      Item I give to my Daughter SUSANNA 400 pounds current money of Virginia and five Slaves (named) I also give my said Daughter a good bed and suitable furniture.
      Wit. Thos. Lud: Lee,
      Henry Fitzhugh
      John Murdock
      Item I give to my Son THOMAS Daphne & her two Daughters & future increase this having been his Mothers request,:
      Item I give to my son William the following Slaves (named) with all their increase.
      Item I give to my Daughter ANNE a Mourning Ring & Plutarch's works in her possession.
      Item I give my Daughter ELIZABETH a Mourning ring.
      Item I give my stock of horses, cattle hogs & sheep to my son Henry Fitzhugh & I bequeath all the remainder of my Estate after my debts & legacies are paid to my four sons Henry, Thomas, John & William except the slaves Dic: & his Wife Diana which I give to my son Henry the residue to be equally divided amongst them my said sons. I appoint my son Henry confideing in his Honour & Integrity my sole Executor of this my last will & Testament .. witness my hand .. 18th June 1757.
      Mos. Lud Lee, Henry Fitzhugh
      John Murdock, Joseph Powell,
      Philip Barrett
      At Court held for Stafford County 13th June 1759 Last Will presented by
      HENRY FITZHUGH his son .. further proved .. admitted to record .. Certificate is granted for obtaining Probate ..
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      1753-1773 King George Co., Va - Deed Book; p 492-496
      Indenture made 21st/22nd April 1762 between FRENCH STROTHER and
      LUCY his wife of county Culpeper and WILLIAM BRUCE of county King George .. by deeds of lease and release .. for sum One hundred and twenty pounds current money of Virginia .. sold parcel of land being in parish Brunswick King George County containing 200 acres it being a tract of land
      disended to French Strother as Eldest son and heir at law of his Mother
      MARGARET STROTHER deced who was one of the Daughters of DANIEL FRENCH deced from whom her right descended by the will of DANIEL FRENCH .. lay on the lands of HENRY FITZHUGH Esqr. deced, JOHN ALEXANDER, MOSES GRIGSBY and the Glebe land
      Presence William Williams. French Strother
      James Monteith, Reuben Owens, Lucy x Strother
      William Grant
      At a court held 6th ~my 1762 .. Deeds of lease and release admitted to record.

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