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

John Peatross

Male 1679 -


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  • Name John Peatross 
    Born 7 Dec 1679  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I037479  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2018 

    Father Thomas Peatross,   d. 20 Mar 1715/16, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18447  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne MNU Peatross,   b. Bef 1694, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1710  Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Peatross,   b. Abt 1710, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1768, St. Mary's Parish, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years)
     2. Elizabeth Peatross,   b. Abt 1712, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Mathew Peatross,   b. Abt 1710, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1768, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years)
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F03750  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      The parish register of Christ Church, Middlesex County, Va., from 1653 to 1812
      John & Elizabeth Patre the Sone and Daughter of Matthew & Eliz" Patre bap'^ 7th Xmb. 1679.
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      Note:
      page 583. Will of Thomas Peatrooss of St. A. Par., Essex Co. Dated 27th Dec. 1715. Prob. 20 March 1715/16. Land bought of John Hudson to be sold to pay debts. Land lying by William Biesle to be sold as follows: the first 50 acres, now seated by Henry Biesle to "my Cosen Thomas Petrese the son of John Petrose and Anne his wife". If he s.s.p. then to Elizaeth Petross. If she s.s.p. then to Metthew Petrose. If he d.s.p. then to John Petrose. To Metthew Petrose 40 acres. Wording confused reguarding this bequest. May be to Thomas petross. This land now seated by Henry Biesele. We would assume, but do not know, that this name is intended tobe Biswell of Beeswell. To John Petrose 50 acers being the last part of 150 acres. To Job Spearman 5 bbl. corn. To "my Cosen Elizabeth Petross Daughter of John and Anne Petrose" bal of personal estate. If she should die this to be div. betw. her three children Thomas, Metthew and John Petross. Exors. William Chaes (this name appears again as Wm Chace) and John Huson. Signed Thomas Peatross
      Wit:
      Jno Skey
      William x Hudson

      Wm Chace relinq his exorship 20 March 1715/16.

      page 585. Bond. 19 June 1716. L 250. Sterl. John Hodson, also referred to in body of will as John Huson and again in bond as John Hudson, as Exor of Est. of Thomas Peatross, deceased. Signed John x Hodgson Sam's Stallord Josias Ship

      Wit:
      Daniel Hayes
      Ralph Gough

      Rec. 19 June 1716.

      Source:
      Fleet, Beverley,
      Essex County wills and deeds, 1714-1717
      Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. County, 1961, 127 pgs.