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

Townshend Dade

Male 1743 - 1807  (63 years)


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  • Name Townshend Dade 
    Born 25 Nov 1743  St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 May 1807  King George County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I033863  Tree1
    Last Modified 16 Sep 2019 

    Father Langhorne Dade,   b. Abt 1719, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1753, Stafford County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years) 
    Mother Mildred Washington,   b. 3 Aug 1721, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 13 Mar and Jul 1785, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 14 Feb 1742/43  St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15145  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jane Stuart,   b. 2 Dec 1751, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1774, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years) 
    Married 11 Dec 1769  St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 16 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F20065  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 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) 
    Married 1775  St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mildred Washington Dade,   b. 4 Mar 1777, St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1845, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     2. Elizabeth Dade,   b. 6 Jun 1781, St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1828, Alexandria, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     3. Sarah Battaile Dade,   b. 25 Nov 1787, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1862, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 16 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F08460  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      STAFFORD COUNTY VA WILL BOOK O; 1748-1767; THE ANTIENT PRESS
      pp. 242-243 In the name of God Amen I LANGHORN DADE of County Stafford do make my last will & Testament. First I give soul hands of God ., body to Earth .. as for what goods .. I give as followeth Vizt. Item I give to my dear wife MILDRED DADE all the Estate that it hath pleas'd God to bestow on me during her widowhood if she marries I desire that my whole Estate be equally divided between my dear Wife and my two sons TOWNSHEND & CADWALLADER JONES DADE My desire is that my wife's part may be hers for ever. My will is that land whereon I now live I purchased of Mr. ROBERT MASSEY may be acknowledged by him to my son Cadwallader Jones Dade and I desire that my dear wife may have it in her possession during her widowhood but if she marrys I desire she may be moved off immediately. I desire that if my son Cadwallader Jones Dade attempts to mishirt or disturb her of her right in the time of her widowhood - he may forfeit his part of my Estate. My will is that my dear wife keep my two sons Townshend & Cadwallader Jones Dade & their Estate during her widowhood and if she marries before they come of age I desire that my Brother BALDWIN DADE take my son Townshend & his Estate into his possession till he comes of age, and I desire that my good friend LAWRENCE WASHINGTON take my son Cadwallader Jones & his Estate into his possession till he comes of age, & in case Lawrence Washington should die then my Brother HORATIO DADE to take my son Cadwallader Jones & his Estate into his possession till he comes of age. My desire that if my son Townshend should Inherit the Land whereon my Father lives that my dear Wife during her widowhood may put what Negroes she thinks proper provided they are not above have to work the said Land for the benefit of she & the children but if she should marry before they come of age co be left to the discretion of my Exrs. My will is that my Estate may no't be apprais'd or Inventoried. Lastly I appoint my loving Wife & my good friend LAW'R. WASHINGTON & my two Brothers BALDWIN & HORATIO DADE Exrs of this my last will. October 9th day 1752.
      Sign'd in pr of us Langhorn Dade Cadwr. Dade, Jacob T Johnson,
      Jno. Washington, Robert Yates
      AC Court held for Stafford County 9th May 1752 This last will & Testament of Langhorn Dade deced presented by MILDRED DADE one of the Executors named .. proved by witnesses .. admitted to record .. Certificate granted her for obtaining Probate ..
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      1773-1780 King George County Deed Book (Antient Press); pp. 1275-1276
      THIS INDENTURE made this Twenty first day of October 1778 Between JOHN BLACKISTON of Parish of Saint Paul and County of King George and MARY his Wife of the one part and FRANCIS DADE the Younger, the only Son and Heir at Law of CADWALLADER DADE, late of the same place, Gent., deceased, of the other part. Witnesseth that JOHN BLACKISTON and MARY his Wife for the sum of eight pounds current money of Virginia to JOHN BLACKISTON in hand paid by FRANCIS DADE the Younger, by this Indenture doth bargain & sell unto FRANCIS DADE his heirs all that one third part of a tract of two hundred acres of land situate on POTOWMACK RIVER in County & Parish aforesaid, which hath been allotted unto JOHN BLACKISTON and MARY his said Wife for the Dower of said MARY in the tract of two hundred acres of land of which tract of two hundred acres of land said CADWALLADER DADE, former Husband of said MARY died seised of an Estate of Inheritance of which the said MARY was endow- able, Together with all the Estate title & interest which said MARY ever had & JOHN BLACKISTON now have: To have and to hold the one third part of the tract of two hundred acres of land together with all the premises unto FRANCIS DADE his heirs; In Testimony whereof the said JOHN BLACKISTON & the said MARY his Wife have hereunto set their hands & affixed their seals the day and year first above written
      Signed sealed & delivered in presence of
      ROBERT YATES, JOHN BLAKISTONE
      W GIBBONS STUART, MARY BLAKISTONE
      LAURANCE WASHINGTON
      I do acknowledge that I did receive of the within mentioned FRANCIS DADE by the hands of TOWNSHEND DADE, Guardian of the said FRANCIS, the sum of Eighty pounds current money of Virginia, the consideration expressed in this Indenture on the day of the date thereof
      Test ROBERT YATES JOHN BLAKISTONE
      The Commonwealth of Virginia to ROBERT WASHINGTON, WILLIAM HOOE, ROBERT STITH Gent,, Greeting, Whereas JOHN BLAKISTONE and MARY his Wife by their certain Deed Indented have conveyed unto TOWNSHEND DADE, Gent., Guardian of FRANCIS DADE the Younger, in Trust, for the said FRANCIS all right of Dower of her the said MARY BLAKISTONE of & in 200 acres of land late the Property of CADWALLADER DADE, deced., Husband of said MARY & Father of the said FRANCIS (the Commission for the privy examination of MARY, the Wife of JOHN BLAKISTONE); Witness JOSEPH ROBINSON Clerk of our Court of King George this 21st day of October 1778
      JOS: ROBINSON, C. K. G: Court
      By virtue of the within Commission we the subscribers personally went to the within named MARY DADE BLAKISTON, the Wife of the within named JOHN BLAKISTON & received her acknowledgment of the Indenture of Bargain & Sale hereunto annexed (the return of the execution of the privy examination of MARY BLAKISTONE). Certified under our Seals this 21st day of October 1778 ROBT, WASHINGTON
      ROBERT STITH
      At a Court hold for King George County the 5th day of November 1778
      This Indented Deed from under the hands and seals of JOHN BLAKISTONE and MARY his Wife, she being first privately examined, with the Receipt thereon to FRANCIS DADE was presented in Court & proved by the Oaths of the witnesses thereto subscribed & on the motion of the said DADE was ordered to be recorded
      Test JOS: ROBINSON, Cl. Court

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