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

James Rawlings

Male 1715 - Abt 1785  (70 years)


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  • Name James Rawlings 
    Born 1715  Ellan Gowan, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Abt Mar 1785  Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I037052  Tree1
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 

    Father James Rawlings,   b. Bef 1695, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1757, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 62 years) 
    Family ID F21533  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Elizabeth Holladay,   b. Abt 1722, Bellefonte, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1788, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Married 4 Oct 1738  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Rawlings,   b. 8 Sep 1739, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. James Holladay Rawlings,   b. 23 Feb 1741/42, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1804, Montgomery County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     3. Martha Rawlings,   b. 25 Jan 1743/44, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. John Rawlings,   b. 13 Oct 1747, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1820, Howard County, Territory of Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     5. Sarah Rawlings,   b. 25 Dec 1750, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Agnes Rawlings,   b. 16 Sep 1755, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Benjamin Rawlings,   b. 16 Sep 1755, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1805, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     8. Richard Rawlings,   b. Jan 1758, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Thomas Rawlings,   b. 16 Jun 1760, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Joseph Rawlings,   b. 19 Jul 1762, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1838, Elmwood, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     11. Rebecca Rawlings,   b. 20 Nov 1764, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1838, Elmwood, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     12. Jonathon Holladay Rawlings,   b. 13 Oct 1767, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1823, Howard County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 
    Family ID F21521  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Virginia County Records SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY 1721-1800
      DEED BOOK J 1774-1782
      page 442
      Jany. 3, 1791. Joseph Rawlings of Spots. Co. to his brother, Benj. Rawlings of same co. 72. 196 a. on Pamunkey River, in Berkeley Par., Spots. County, being an undivided moiety between the sd. Joseph and the sd. Benja. ( who holds the other moiety under the will of his brother Thomas, unto whom it was devised by their father, James Rawlings) and devised the sd. Joseph by the will of his father, James Rawlings, Decd., etc., etc. Witnesses, Michael McDonald, Jas. Holladay, Wm. Tally, George Cason. June 7, 1791 .[p.442]
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      RAWLINGS, JAMES, St. George's Parish, d. Apr. 9, 1757, p. June 7, 1757.
      Wit. John, James and Sarah Pulliam.
      Ex. son, James Rawlings and son-in-law, John Holloday.
      Leg. son, James Rawlings, land in Spotsylvania, adjoining Zachary Lewis, Thomas Pulliam and Colo. Thomas Moor; daughter, Hannah Gimber, land in Spotsylvania adjoining that of her brother James, it being the land I bought of Henry Chiles; daughter Martha Gains, land in Spotsylvania; daughter, Elizabeth Holloday
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      1751-1761 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book E; {William Armstrong Crozier}:
      June 10, 1761. Roger x Gains of Spts. Co. and Martha, his wife, to James Rallings of same Co. 45 curr. 100 a. in Spts. Co., devised sd. Roger Gains and Martha, his wife, by the last will and testament of James Rallings, Decd., and part of a greater tract held by the sd. James Rallings, Decd., and devised to his other children, etc. Witnesses, Wm. Garrett, Jas. Chiles, James Pulliam, Edwd. Herndon. July 6, 1761
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      Spotsylvania Co VA Administration bonds
      500 James Rawlings, jr., admr. of Thomas Rawlings, decd., with John Holloday and Benj. llolloday, sec. Oct. 3, 1749.
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      Spotsylvania Co VA Guardian bonds
      300 James Rollings, Jr., guard. to Susanna Holloday, orph. of John Holloday, with John Holloday, sec. Dec. 6, 1743.

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