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

Joseph Herndon

Male Abt 1716 - 1757  (~ 41 years)


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  • Name Joseph Herndon 
    Born Abt 1716  Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1757  Drysdale Parish, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I038350  Tree1
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2020 

    Father James Herndon,   b. 1683, New Kent County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1744, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Mary Elliott,   b. 27 Feb 1685/86, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1734, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married Abt 1701  King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F22035  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Boswell,   b. Abt 1720, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1774, Drysdale Parish, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Married Abt 1736  Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Herndon,   b. Abt 1736, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1805, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years)
     2. Stephen Herndon,   b. 1743, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1764, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
     3. Philadelphia Herndon,   b. 1745, Drysdale Parish, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1816, Tubal, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     4. Benjamin Herndon,   b. 10 Dec 1749, Drysdale Parish, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1819, Newberry County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     5. Joseph Herndon,   b. 1751, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1774, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 24 years)
     6. Sarah Herndon,   b. 30 Aug 1754, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1842, Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F22036  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

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      1742-1751 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book D; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      June 2, 1747. William Wiat, Mariner, to Joseph Herndon of Caroline Co. 133 8s. 667 a. in Spts. Co., devised by the last will and testament of Francis Wyatt, Decd., to his son, the sd. William, etc. Witnesses, James Taylor, Joseph Russel, Richard Todd. June 2, 1747.
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      1751-1761 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book E; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      July 2, 1754. John Crittenden Webb and Mary, his wife, of Spts. Co., to Joseph Herndon of Caroline Co. 30 curr. 100 a. in Spts. Co. Z. Lewis, Roger Dixon, Richard Woolfolk. July 2, 1754.
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      1751-1759 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 12; [Antient Press]; Page 236-238
      Indenture 25 July 1754 between GOODRICH LIGHTFOOT and SUSANNA, his wife, of Culpeper County, and THOMAS SLAUGHTER of same of one part, and JOSEPH HERNDON of County of Caroline of the other part
      .. for 155 .. grants land on south side of the South West Mountains to Joseph Herndon .. 300 acres .. land conveyed by Henry Willis, Gent., to Goodrich Lightfoot by deeds 6/7 May 1729, by Goodrich Lightfoot conveyed to his son, John Lightfoot, who was his Eldest son, and by the last will and testament of John was devised to William Lightfoot, Brother of the said John, for the term of his life, the reversion expectant in fee descending to Goodrich Lightfoot, party to these presents as Eldest Brother and heir at law to said John, which said John died without heirs and said William having conveyed all his right to Thomas Slaughter .. land bounded .. branch called Fox Point Run adjoining Zach. Taylor's line .. Capt. Beale's
      Witnesses: G. Lightfoot
      Thomas Row Susanna Lightfoot
      John Pendleton, Andrew Shepherd Thos. Slaughter Susanna privately examined . .
      Recorded Orange County 25th July 1754
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      1751-1761 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book E; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Dec. 29, 1757. Rice Curtis of. St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., Gent., to Joseph Herndon of Par, and Co. afsd. Deed of lease. 250 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co Jo. Brock, Francis Whelehel, George Trible. May 3, 1758.
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      1771-1774 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book H; {William Armstrong Crozier}:
      Septr. 16, 1773. Benjamin Herndon of Culpeper Co. and Sarah, his wife, to Charles Gordon of Spts. Co. 200 curr. 507 a. in Spts. Co., devised the sd. Benjamin by the last will and testament of his father Joseph Herndon, Decd. John Sanders, Peter Stubblefield, Joseph Gale.

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