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

Thomas Payne

Male Abt 1632 - 1664  (~ 32 years)


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  • Name Thomas Payne  [1
    Born Abt 1632  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Sep 1664  South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I037738  Tree1
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2021 

    Father Virginia Payne 
    Family ID F12621  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Penelope MNU Payne,   b. Bef 1636, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 27 Apr 1663, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 27 years) 
    Married Abt 1649  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Nicholas Payne,   b. Bef 1654, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1692/93, Middlesex County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 39 years)
     2. Penelope Payne,   b. Abt 1654, Lancaster (Middlesex) County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1718/19, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F17804  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth MNU Payne,   b. Bef 1647, South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1670, Shadwell, Stepney Parish, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 25 years) 
    Married Bef 27 Apr 1663  South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F19072  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

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      1656-1662 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 1, Part I; [Antient Press]; Page 18-19 {1656}
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I WILLIAM MOSELEY do hereby sell alienate & convey from me my heirs Exrs & assignes to WILLIAM HALL of (missing) a parcell of land situate & lying in the Branch of a Creek called by thename of (missing) on the South West side of the said Branch and /lining toward the new Land of the (said WILLIAM MOSELEY) breadth & for the length towards the land of VINCENT STANFORD conteyning (missing) being part of a Seat of Land granted by Pattent to JOHN PHILLIPS Deced (missing) ordered to be sould to satisfy Creditrs. and now properly belonging (missing) ) appear by the records of the aforesaid County Court Now I the (said WILLIAM MOSELEY do assigne all my right) title & interest of the afore- menconed part of the said Pattent with (its appurtenances in as full and ample manner) as my pattent grants it to me to the aforesaid WILLIAM HALL or his heirs (or assignes In Witness whereof I have hereunto set) my hand this 29th December 1657
      Test RICHARD (missing) ) WILLIAM MOSELEY
      TOBY INGRAM
      I WILLIAM HALL assigne all my right & title of this Conveyance unto R --LAWSON (or his assignes for) Ever as Witness my hand this (missing) day of January 1657
      Witness EDWARD (missing) WILLIAM HALL
      I WILLIAM LENNELL assigne all my right & title claim or Interest to any part or parcell of land herein (menconed unto WILLIAM HALL & - - -) & their heirs for Ever as witness my hand this 3 day of (missing)
      WILLIAM LENNELL
      (I WILLIAM SAVAGE hereby assigne all the right) & title Claim or Interest I have to any pt. or parcell of land hereinmenconed unto WILLIAM HALL or his assignes for Ever As Witness my hand
      WILLIAM SAVAGE
      (I WILLIAM HALL hereby assigne unto) RALPH PAYNE all my right & title of all & every parcell of land with (all the rights) & priviledges bereinmenconed unto him & his assignes for Ever Witness my hand this 4th day of (missing )
      Witness (missing) SAVAGE, WILLIAM HALL
      (missing) POTTER
      (These) three last assignments were indorsed on the back side of the grand conveyance made from THOMAS PAINE (missing) his Wife unto WILLIAM HALL &c & stands on the records of LANCASTER COUNTY
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      1662-1664 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 1, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 217-220
      TO ALL MEN to whom these presents come I THOMAS PAINE in the County of Rappahanock Planter for the sume of Nine thousand two hundred weight of Bright & large Tobacco & Cask of my own crop without any trash or Cast Tobacco to me in hand paid by THOMAS BOWLER Merchant at and before the sealing and deliverey do sell and sett over unto the sd THOMAS BOWLER and Company their Admrs. or assignes all my plantacon and Land thereunto belonging being in the County of Rappa. and now in the tenure and occupation of me the sd THOMAS PAINE together withall houses buildings or Orchards and all other the prmses there belonging to have and to hold the sd Land and plantacon with the appurtenances by these presents granted unto the said THOMAS BOWLER and Company for and during the terme of One thousand years fully to be compleated paying therefore yearly unto the said THOMAS PAINE his heirs and assignes one peper come at the Feast of St. Michael the Arch Angill if it shall be lawfully demanded and I the said THOMAS PAINE for my heirs and Admrs. do agree with the said THOMAS BOWLER and Company at all times hereafter during the sd Term quietly enjoy the said premises withal! appertaining without lets or incumbrances and I do further make and sell unto the sd BOWLER & Company their heirs or assignes three men Servants with one negro named ---ONLY, the other two English THOMAS GREEN and JAMES JOHNSON and to enjoy them for the term of years they have to serve Provided Always and on this condition that I the sd THOMAS PAINE or my assignes do truly pay unto the said BOWLER and Company or their assignes the lust quantity of Tobacco (missing) without fraud or deceit that then this Tobacco to be paid the 10th of Nber next ensuing and this bond to be void and of none effect or else to stand in full force and virtue in presence of us this 14th of February 1662
      THOMAS LUDWELL, Secr THO: PAINE
      GEORGE MARSH
      KNOW ALL MEN that I THOMAS PAINE of the County of Rappahanock Planter hereby appoint ROBERT DAVIS of the same County my true and lawful! Attorney for me to acknowledge in Court a certain obligacon or Instrument of Writeing of mine to Mr. THOMAS BOWLER Merchant of LANCTR COUNTY or any of his assignes and I do hereby confirme and allow of whatsoever my sd Attorney shall herein do in the premises. As Witness my hand & seal this 27th day of April! 1663
      presence of us ANTHONY RICHARDSON, THOMAS PAINE
      REBECCA BROCKE
      TO ALL MEN I SAMUELL GRIFFIN of the County of Rappahanock in Virga. Merchant for sum of Twenty seven thousand three hundred pounds of tobacco and Cask to me in hand paid by THOMAS BOWLER of Virga. Merchant do grant and sett over unto the said THOMAS BOWLER & Company my right of Seven negros now in my possession being named as foll: Symon, James, Robin, Joane, Kate, Agare and Betty to hold the sd negroes granted & sould unto THOMAS BOWLER and Company during the terme of their lives the sd Seven negros being bought of THOMAS BOWLER aforesd and also I the said SAMUELL GRIFFIN for me my heirs do agree with the said THOMAS BOWLER and Company their Executors and assignes that the sd THOMAS BOWLER and Company may at all times hereafter have and enjoy the said premises by these presents granted without the denyall of me the said SAMUELL GRIFFIN my heirs or assignes or any other person PROVIDED Always and upon this Condition nevertheless that I the sd SAMUELL GRIFFIN shall truly pay unto sd THOMAS BOWLER and Company the just quantity of Twenty seven thousand three hundred pounds of good sound Merchantable tobacco and cask deer of ground and bad leaves of my crop upon the tenth of December next without any deceit that then these presents and everything conteined shall cease and of noe effect I do here promise to acknowledge the premises aforesaid either at the sd County Court or before Govr. and Councell In Witness I have sett my hand and seal this 13th day of Aprill 1663
      Witness AMBROSE CLEARE, SAMUELL GRIFFIN
      THOMAS HARWAR
      TO ALL MEN I WILLIAM LANE of the County of Rappahanock Merchant for the sum of Nine thousand pounds of good Tobacco and cask to me paid by THOMAS BOWLER Merchant do by these presents sell and sett over unto THOMAS BOWLER and Company all that plantacon and land belonging together withal! houses edifices buildings Orchards gardens and all appurtenances whatseover belonging which heretofore hath been reputed to be any part or parcel) thereof which said premises were heretofore in possession of JOHN PAINE and lately purchased of the sd JOHN PAINE by me the said WM LANE to have and to hold the sd Plantacon and land and all the premises unto sd THOMAS BOWLER and Company during the term of Ten thousand years fully ended paying yearly unto WILLIAM LANE one peper Corne at the feast of S Michaell the archangel if it shall be lawfully demanded and I the sd WILLIAM LANE doth agree with THOMAS BOWLER and Company shall at all times hereafter enjoy the plantacon with other the premises without lett of me the sd WILLIAM LANE my heirs or assignes Provided Always and upon this condition that if I the sd WILLIAM LANE my heirs and Admrs. shall truly pay unto the sd THOMAS BOWLER and Company the full quantity of Nine (missing) thousand pounds of good sound Merchantable tobacco and cask cleer of ground leaves and trash upon the (blank) day of December next ensuing the date hereof upon the plan tacon whereon said WILLIAM LANE now liveth that then this present writeing and every things herein conteined shall be utterly void In Witness I sett my hand and seal the 19th of January 1662
      presence of JOHN WEIR, WILLIAM LANE
      W GRANGER
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      1662-1664 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 1, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 222-223
      KNOW ALL MEN that I THOMAS PAINE of the County of Rappahanock Planter out of the good will and affection which I bear to my ever loving Wife ELIZA PAINE have for me my heirs and admrs. given unto her the sd: ELIZA. one Mare Colt by name BETTY about eleven months old withall her increase from day of the date hereof and I do hereby promise to oblige my self to warrant and defend the Deed from any lawfull claime thereunto and furthermore I the Said THOMAS PAINE do hereby deliver unto my sd Wife the abovesd Colt by giveing unto her one certaine peice of Silver commonly or known & called a Shilling and sealed therewith to her sole and proper use and hehoof for Ever as witness my hand and seal this 27th day of Aprill 1663 in presence of us
      ANTHONY RICHARDSON, THOMAS PAINE
      ROBERT DAVIS
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      1662-1664 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 1, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 245-247
      TO ALL TO WHOM these presents shall come I Sr. WILLIAM BERELEY Ent. Governor and Capt General of Virga. send greeting Whereas &c. Now know ye that I Sr WILLIAM BERKLEY Ent Governour &c do with the consent of the Counsell of State accordingly grant unto THOMAS PAINE Six hundred acres of land situate in the County of LANCASTER on the So side of the RAPPA. RIVER upon the North West side of the land and present Plantacon of JAMES BAGNALL forty three miles up the sd River or thereabouts beginning upon the NW side of a small creek which devideth this land & the land of the sd JAMES BAGNALL for the full breadth NW upon another tract of the sd JAMES BAGNALL WSW in the woods to the River ENE along the land of Mr. BAGNALL to the River side the sd Land being due to the said THOMAS PAINE by a former Pattent granted to the sd PAINE the 27th of January 166- to have and to hold paying &c. Provided &c given under our hand & seale of the Colony this 18th day of March 1662 & in the 15th year of the Reign of our Sovereign CHARLES the Second &c
      WILLIAM BERELEY
      1 do assigne all my right and interest in this sd Pattent unto THOMAS BOWLER his heirs or assignes for Ever it having reference to Bill of Sale made over to the sd BOWLER for that purpose as witness my hand & seale this 7th of October 1663
      in presence of us M FANTLEROY, THOMAS PAINE
      THO. HARWAR
      THIS INDENTURE made the Seaventh day of October One thousand Six hundred Sixty and three Between THOMAS PAINE of the County of Rappahanock in Virga. Planter and THOMAS BOWER of the same County Merchant Witnesseth that the said THOMAS PAINE for Twenty thousand pounds of Tobacco to him before the ensealin g and delivering of these presents paid by THOMAS BOWLER wherewith the sd THOMAS PAINE doth acknowledge himself contented and hath granted unto the sd THOMAS BOWER his heirs and assignes for Ever that Tenemt. situate or being in the Parish of FARNHAM in the County of Rappahanock aforesd and now in the occupation of sd THOMAS PAINE & all barns stables orchards gardens buildings and other Hereditamts belonging together with all Deeds evidences or writeing concerning the premises to have and hold the sd Tenement conteining three hundred acres of land withal' the premises and appurtenances unto the sd THOMAS BOWLER and to his heirs and assignes for ever as witness my (missing I this day above written & seale
      THOMAS PAINE
      I ELIZABETH PAINE Wife of THOMAS PAINE do resigne all my right and title both of my self and heirs Exrs. & assignes in three hundred acres of land unto THOMAS BOWLER his heirs and assignes for ever I haveing reced consideracon for the same to which I do here put my hand and seale this 7th of October 1663
      in presence of us M. FANTLEROY, ELIZA. PAINE
      THOMAS HARWAR
      KNOW ALL MEN that I THOMAS PAINE of the County of Rappa. in Virga, Planter am bound unto THOMAS BOWLER Merchant of same County the sum of three hundred pounds of lawful! money of England dated the Seaventh day of October 1663
      The Condition of this obligation is that if THOMAS BOWLER his heirs and assignes may for ever from henceforth peacably and quietly occupy all that land being in the Parish of FARNHAM and County of Rappahanock sold by THO: PAINE to the aforesd THOMAS BOWI.FR in Indenture & keep harmless of all manner of troubles & incumbrances whatsoever done by the said THOMAS PAINE then this present obligacon to be void otherwise to remaine in full force as witness my hand & seal this 7th October 1663
      in presence of us M FANTLEROY, THO PAYNE
      THOS HARWAR
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      1662-1664 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 1, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 313
      ROGER OVERTONs Accompt of Expence on the Estate of THOMAS PAINE deced exhibited unto the Court at Rappahanock the 7th of September 1664. Paid to Lt. Coll. GOODRICH by R MUSSELL; paid to HERALIAH BRIDGES, paid to JOSEPH RICHARDSON, paid for THOMAS GRINS, paid for one suit for (missing) Total 1400 Recordat X die
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      1662-1664 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 1, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 352
      TO ALL TO WHOM &c Know ye that I the sd Sr. WILLIAM BERKLEY Knt. do with the Consent of the Councell of State accordingly give unto THOMAS PAINE & JOHN CHINLEY Two thousand one hundred acres of land lying on the N. side of Rappa. County bounding as followeth joyning upon a peice of lands of CHARLES GRIMES runing NW by the River into the woods SE to the place (missing) we first began the sd Land being due unto the sd THOMAS PAINE & JOHN CHINLEY for the transportacion of One & forty persons into this Colony whose names are mencioned on the records under this Pattent To have & hold &c. Given at JAMES CITY under my hand & the Seale of the Collony this Fourth day of September 1663 & in the fifteenth year of the Reign of our Lord KING CHARLES the Second
      THOMAS PAINE & JOHN CHINLEY their Pattent for 2100 acres of land WM. BERKLEY
      Test FRA. KIRKMAN Cl Cur
      KNOW ALL MEN that we JOHN CHINLEY & ALICE my Wife do assigne and set over unto PETER BAWCOMB his heirs & assignes all our right & interest of the within mencioned Pattent for ever As Witness our hands this 7th day of 9ber 1664 & Seales
      Test WILLIAM SMITH, JOHN CHINLEY
      LEROY GRIFFIN ALICE CHINLEY
      KNOW ALL MEN that I JOHN CHINLEY & ALICE my Wife do appoint our Loveing Friend THOMAS PATTISON of Rappa. our true & lawful Attorney for us & in our names to acknowledge an Assignment of a Pattent of 2100 acres of land in the Freshes of RAPPA. RIVER unto PETER BANCOMB his heirs & assignes for ever giveing our sd Attorney as full & ample power concerning the premises as is in any Letter of Attorney expressed as witness our hands & seals this 7th 9ber 1664 the sd acknowledgement to be made in Rappa. County according to Law
      Testes WILLIAM SMITH, JOHN CHINLEY
      LEROY GRIFFIN ALICE CHINLEY

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      James Hughes 2006-04-22 11:17:36
      Early Virginia Immigrants, 1623 -1666 , Page 252

      Payne, Robert, 1653, by Roger Walter, Northumberland Co.
      Payne, Tho., 1652, by Elias Edmonds, Lancaster Co.
      Payne, Sarah, 1652, by Mr. Henry Pitt, (???) Co.
      Payne, Edw., 1650, by Mr. Epaphroditus Lawson, (???) Co.
      Payne, Tho., 1650, by John Garwood, Nansemond Co.
      Payne, Tho., 1645, by Michael Masters, Henrico Co.
      Payne, Jno. Jr., 1656, by Mr. Jno. Paine, (???) Co.
      Payne, Richard, 1654, by Mr. Francis Hamond, York Co.
      Paynes, Tho., 1850, by David Peebles, Charles City Co.
      ===
      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 3; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 270
      THOMAS PAINE, 600 acs. Lancaster Co., 27 Jan. 1652, p. 153. Upon S. side of Rappa. Riv., & N. W. side of plantation of James Bagnell, about 43 mi. up the river, beg. upon N. W. side of a cr. dividing this & land of sd. Bagwell. Due by virtue of the rights of a patent for 600 acs., dated 10 Apt 1650.
      http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=153&last=&g_p=P3&collec tion=LO
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 4; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 429
      THOMAS PAINE, 600 acs. Lancaster Co., 18 Mar. 1662, p. 101 (596). Upon S. side of Rappa. Riv., & N.W. side of the present plantation of James Bagnall, about 43 miles up the river, beg. upon the N.W. side of the Cr. dividing this & land of John Bagnall &c. Renewal of patent dated 27 Jan. 1652.
      http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=596&last=&g_p=P4&collec tion=LO

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      http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=482&last=&g_p=P4&collec tion=LO
      Patent
      Title Payne, Thomas.
      Publication 4 September 1663.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State
      Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Related See also the following surname(s): Paine,
      Payn.
      Note Location: Rappahannock County (extinct).
      Grantee(s): Payne, Thomas and Chinley, John.
      Description: 3100 acres on the south side of Rappahannock County. Beginning on a creek on the upper side of Maddom Sickett running north west on the river.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 4, 1655-1664, p. 482 (Reel 4).

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      http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=174&last=&g_p=P3&collec tion=LO
      Patent
      Title Smith, Toby.
      Publication 8 February 1652.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State
      Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Related See also the following surname(s): Smyth.
      Note Location: Lancaster County.
      Description: 900 acres of land including marshes. On the South side of Rappahannock River. Begg. on the So Et side of creek and marsh known by the name of the dams near the land of Thomas Payne.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 3, 1652-1655, p. 174 (Reel 2).

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      http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=310&last=&g_p=P5&collec tion=LO
      Patent
      Title Pattison, Thomas.
      Publication 3 December 1663.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State
      Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Related See also the following surname(s):
      Patterson.
      Note Location: Rappahannock County (extinct).
      Grantee(s): Pattison, Thomas and Denby, William.
      Description: 540 acres on the south side of Rappahannock, part thereof lying by the river side and part on the back line of Thomas Paine and James
      Bagnall, decd.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 5, 1661-1666 (v.1 & 2 p.1-369), p. 310 (Reel 5).
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