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

Richard Strother

Male Abt 1705 - 1761  (~ 56 years)


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  • Name Richard Strother 
    Born Abt 1705  Hanover Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Dec 1761  King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I034711  Tree1
    Last Modified 14 Dec 2018 

    Father Benjamin Strother,   b. 1678, Sittingbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1752, Hanover Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Mary Woffendall,   b. Abt 1679, Sittingbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1720, Hanover Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Married 2 Apr 1698  St. Mary's Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14483  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA DEEDS & WILLS. LIBER S; 1747-1753 {Antient Press}: pp 101
      his is to certifie that JAMES MARSHALL came before me and made Oath that WILLIAM STROTHER of Washington Parish & in the County of Westmorland, departed this life on the second day of February 1749, and that he was in his perfect sence & memory & that it was his Will and desire that his Forrest Land shou'd be sold at twelve months credit and his Negroes & household goods & his other Estate should be equally divided between his Wife and Children, and this and the Land he bought of DANL: FOARD should be sold after his Wife's death, and what is sold for to be equally devided amongst his Children, and that it was his Will & desire that his Wife & GEORGE GRAY, RICHD: STROTHER & JAMES STROTHER should be his Executors, the above Instrument of Writing sworn to before me the Second day of Febry. 1749 WILLM. TYLER
      This is to certifie that MARGT. MONROE came before me and made Oath that WILLM. STROTHER of Washington Parish in the County of Westmorland departed this life of the second day of February 1749 & that he was in his perfect sence & memory & that it was his Will & desire that his Forrest Land be sold at twelve months credit and his Negroes & household good his other Estate shou'd be equally devided between his Wife & Children, the land he bought of DANL. FOARD should be sold after his Wife's death; it was his Will & desire that his Wife & GEORGE GRAY, RICHD: STROTHER & JAMES STROTHER should be his Executors. The above Instrument of Writing sworn to before me the second day of February 1749
      WILLM. TYLER
      Westmorland Set. At a Court held for the said County the 28th day of August 1750 This Last Will and Testament of WILLM. STROTHER, deced., was presented into Court by SARAH, his Relict and one of his Executors therein mentioned, who made Oath thereto, and being also duely proved by the Oaths of the witnesses thereto is admitted to Record; And on the motion of the said Executrix and her performing what the Law in such cases require, Certificate is granted her for obtaining a Probate thereof in due form Test GEORGE LEE, C. C. W.
      Recorded the 12th day of September 1750, per G. L., C. C. W.