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

Carter Braxton

Male 1736 - 1797  (61 years)


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  • Name Carter Braxton  [1, 2
    Born 10 Sep 1736  'Newington' King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Oct 1797  Elsing Green, St. John's Parish, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I038690  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 

    Father George Braxton,   b. 1708, 'Newington' King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1749, St. Stephen's Parish, King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Mother Mary Blair Carter,   b. 1712, Corotoman, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1736, St. Stephen's Parish, King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years) 
    Married 16 Jan 1732/33  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • January 16, 1732, Mr. George Braxton and Mary, sister of John Carter
    Family ID F14936  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Judith Robinson,   b. 2 Jun 1736, 'Herwick' Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1757, 'Newington' King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years) 
    Married 16 Jul 1755  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virgina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • July 16, 1755, Carter Braxton and Judith Robinson
    Children 
     1. Mary Braxton,   b. 1756, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1787, Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 32 years)
     2. Judith Robinson Braxton,   b. 10 Dec 1757, 'Newington' King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1823, 'White Plains' King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F19914  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Corbin,   b. Bef 1742, 'Laneville' King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1814, Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 72 years) 
    Married 15 May 1760  'Newington' King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Betty Braxton,   b. 15 Mar 1761, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1796, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     2. George Braxton,   b. 17 Sep 1762, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1791, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     3. Corbin Braxton,   b. 21 Jul 1764, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1822, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     4. Carter Braxton,   b. 12 Sep 1765, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Anne Corbin Braxton,   b. 8 Aug 1767, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Richard Braxton,   b. 25 May 1769, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1769, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     7. Alicia Corbin Braxton,   b. 24 Jul 1770, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1811, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     8. Richard Corbin Braxton,   b. 18 Jan 1772, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1773, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     9. Richard Corbin Braxton,   b. 7 Dec 1773, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1792, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
     10. Robert Carter Braxton,   b. 5 Oct 1775, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1775, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     11. Lucy Fitzhugh Braxton,   b. 10 May 1778, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Lucy Carter Braxton,   b. 13 Oct 1780, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1782, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     13. Tayloe Braxton,   b. 17 Oct 1781, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1809, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     14. William Fitzhugh Braxton,   b. 21 Nov 1783, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1820, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     15. Eliza Griffin Braxton,   b. 11 Mar 1787, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1802, Elsing Green, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 15 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F22110  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?GRid=2803&page=gr

      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/Bible/29651/index.html
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      1759-1765 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 13; [Antient Press]; Page 165-168
      Indenture 10 March 1761 between CARTER BRAXTON of King William County and Parish of St. John's and ELIZABETH, his wife, and WILLIAM MOUNTAGUE of Parish of St. Thomas, Orange County, of own free will .. sell 480 acres in Orange County, part of Patent granted to the Rev. Hugh Jones for 5000 acres and by him sold to George Braxton, and by him given to his son, Carter Braxton .. bounded .. upper side of Mine Run . . . .
      Witnesses: Carter Braxton
      Zachariah Allen
      Tolever Craigg Junr., William Johnston
      Recorded Orange County 23rd April 1761.
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      1759-1765 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 13; [Antient Press]; Page 435-436
      Indenture 22 Aug 1764 between JOHN WALLDON, Caroline County, and MARY, his wife, and JAMES CHAPMAN of Orange County .. for 74.0.6 .. sell 372 acres, part of tract purchased by John Walldon of Carter Braxton .. bounded .. Octuna line .. Thomas Ballard . .
      Witnesses: John Walldon
      Joseph Chapman Mary Walldon
      George Gower, R. Curtis
      Recorded Orange County 27th August 1764.
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      1768-1772 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 15; [Antient Press]; Page 401-402
      Indenture 4 Sept 1771 between CARTER BRAXTON of King William County and ELIZABETH, his wife, and JOHN WOOD of Orange County .. for 10.10.9 .. sell 285 acres bounded .. William Richards; Toliver Craig; Garr Run ..
      Presence: James Wood Carter Braxton
      John (X) Lea, John Richards
      Recorded Orange County 26th September 1771.

  • Sources 
    1. [S805353] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. V, from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.

    2. [S931658] Braxton family Bible record, 1760-1822.
      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/Bible/29651/index.html

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