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

John Waugh

Male 1661 - 1716  (55 years)


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  • Name John Waugh 
    Born 1661  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 8 Oct 1716  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia - Will Written Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I039303  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2019 

    Father John Rev. Waugh,   b. 1630, Tyrone Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1706, 'Cherry Hill' Overwharton Parish, Stafford, County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Female MNU Hute,   b. Abt 1638,   d. Bef 1674, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Married Abt 1660  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F12510  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha Mothershead,   b. Bef 1670, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1730, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 60 years) 
    Married Abt 1701  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Alexander Waugh,   b. Bef 1696, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1723, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 27 years)
     2. John Waugh,   b. Abt 1703, Overwharton Parish, Stafford, County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1742, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years)
     3. James Waugh,   b. Abt 1705, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1750, Stafford County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years)
     4. Joseph Waugh,   b. Abt 1706, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1747, Stafford County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years)
     5. Thomas Waugh,   b. Abt Jul 1707, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1733, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years)
     6. William Waugh,   b. 1710, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1748, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     7. Mary Waugh,   b. Bef 1716, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F13313  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Rev. John Waugh lived in that portion of Westmoreland made into Stafford County, in 1666.
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      STAFFORD COUNTY VA DEED & WILL BOOK 1699 - 1709; THE ANTIENT PRESS
      pp. 54- 55 At a Court held for Stafford County 12th March 1700.
      Will of GILES VANDAGESTEEL. I Giles vandagesteel of Stafford County being sick and weak at this present time .. give and bequeath the land I bought of THOMAS STAFFORD unto my Daughter PRISCILLA if my wife be not with child of a man child .. unto MARTHA TILLET the daughter of JOHN TILLET deced the 100 acres of land lying at Ocququon which I gave in exchange for the land which I give unto WILLIAM STINSON, THOMAS MARLEY & DANL. MARLEY .. the 150 acres of land I had of John Tillet with the proviso they pay according to agreement that is 4500 pounds of Tobo. 1500 this year and the remainder the year following ,. to my Cousin SARAH TILLLT three cows and calves .. 1 will and require my Cousin John Tillet as soon as of full ago to make over the land which I formerly gave his Brother JOHN TELLET the same land to make over to his younger Brother BONONY for the which I forgive him all debts due from him to me of tobacco Corne and goods & I do bequeath a ring of 15s price .. to my Daughter SARAH a ring of 20 shillings price .. require all my estate to be equally divided according to law between my loving wife MARTHA and her and or children by me begotten .. appoint my trusty and well beloved friend JOHN BALL, HENRY HALEY SENR. & ROBT. WILLIAMS Planter my Executors in Trust I give a ring of 12s price. GEORGE MASON and JOHN WAUGH JUNR. Gent, as being my honoured Friends in my lifetime I do humbly their assistance if my Excrs. require it .. none of my Estate be appraised that my wife not be dispossessed my plantation I now dwell upon till my daughter Sarah come to age fourteen or married .. this 28th day Febry. 1699.
      Witnessed by Mary x Thompson, Giles Vandagesteel Mary x Davis, John x Davis,
      Martha x West, Richd. Evans, Jno. Edwards
      and further I do order require that my Cousin BONONY TILLETT be left at the discretion of my wife & Excrs, till the ago of eighteen.
      Ann x Mastersedd, Giles Vandagesteel Mary x Davis
      The said will was sufficiently proved in open court the 12th day March 1700 .. and then recorded.
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      STAFFORD COUNTY VA DEED & WILL BOOK 1699 - 1709; THE ANTIENT PRESS pp. 365-376
      To all Christian People .. Now Know ye that I JOSEPH WAUGH for full sum 3500 pounds Tobo by me and my Order in hand already reced of THOMAS GREGG of county afsd .. assign 20 acres of land be the same more or less lying in county afsd bounded .. southerly & easterly with Whipsowarsom Creek or gut northerly upon Potomack Creek westerly with the land of the said 20 acres being a point of land included on the upper side of Wippowarsam by pattent for 1000 acres of land granted first to Collo. THOS. PETTIS bearing date the 10th of February 1652 after renewed by Order of Governour & Council bearing date 15th day March 1658 and after that renewed to Mr. HENRY MEESE by pattent bearing date 20th day October 1665 and since by divers conveyances conveyed down first to my Father JOHN WAUGH deced then to me Joseph Waugh & John Waugh my Brother the 20 acres hereby sold being part of said 2000 (sic) acres .. 8th July 1707.
      Presence Leo: Tarent, Joseph Waugh
      Thos. Ballard, Wm. Heaberd
      Memorandum that on 9th day July 1707 Joseph Waugh delivered livery & seizin ., of Turff & Twigg in name of the whole .. in presence JOHN WAUGH, ABRAHAM FARROW.
      At a Court held 9th July 1707 The within Deed of Sale acknowledged by Joseph Waugh in person unto Thos. Gregg Centl. and RACHEL WAUGH in person relinquished her right of dower to same which together with deed is ordered to be recorded
      is recorded.
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      John Waugh died, leaving his land in Prince William County to his sons John, William, and James (Prince William Deed Book B: 196, 17 Sep 1735
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      Virginia Genealogical Quarterly, Volume XXXV, Number 2 (1 May 1997), transcribes John Mercer's Land Book (Abstracted by Wesley E. Pippenger) in which on 13 Oct 1730, John Mercer is released from a lease of land formerly owned by John Waugh, deceased, and managed by his executors: David Waugh, Priscilla Hay (formerly Vandergasteel), and the now deceased Joseph Waugh and Alexander Waugh. The four executors were to sell the land, but had not done so by 1730
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      STAFFORD COUNTY VA DEED BOOK J; 1722-1728; THE ANTIENT PRESS
      pp. 57 This Indenture made 11th/12th September 1723 between JOSEPH WAUGH, DAVID WAUGH and PRISCILLA HAY Widdow Surviving Executors of the Last Will & Testament of JOHN WAUCH of County Stafford Gent. deceased of one part and the Reverd. ALEXANDER SCOTT of said County Clerk of other part .-Witnesseth that whereas John Waugh aforesaid by his Last Will & Testament bearing date 8th October 1716 duely proved in Stafford County among other things ordered that his Executors should sell sundry lotts in the town of Marlbrough with the lands and edifices thereon as also 1000 acres of land upon Wolfe Run in the said county Stafford in these words following vizt; Item it is my Will and meaning that my lotts in the towns of Marlbrough with the lands and edifices thereon be by my Executors sold and disposed of for the good of my children and the product thereof wholly to return to them and also one thousand acres of land granted to me by Pattent from the Proprietors office lying upon Wolfe run which I leave in the like manner to be disposed of by my Executors and the pro-duct thereof to be putt for the use of my children .. Now this Indenture Witnesseth that the surviving Executors of the Last Will & Testament of John Waugh deced for Tenn thousand pounds of good tobacco and the within mentioned sum of five shillings Sterling doth sell 1000 acres part of a parcel bounded . Beginning at a red oake standing by the side of Wolfe Run .. being laid out for 1025 acres and being granted unto John Waugh deced by pattent bearing date 25th of ffebruary 1709 the said 1000 acres part of the said 1025 being left to be sold .. Waugh .. doth further agree that John Waugh an Infant under the age of 21 years oldest Son of the said John Waugh deced shall as soon as he shall arrive to full age of twenty one years .. or in case John should die before arrive at 21 that then the next surviving son of the said John Waugh the Father deced shall be right heir unto the said John Waugh -. acknowledged in county court of Stafford or in case the said County of Stafford shall be divided then in the County where the said 1000 acres of land shall lye and be such further deeds for the conveying
      presence Wm. x Russell,
      Richd. x Rosser Joseph Waugh
      David Waugh
      Priscilla x Hay Joseph
      Ott a Court held for Stafford County 12th September 1723 Then came
      Waugh, David Waugh & Priscilla Hay .. & personally acknowledged this Deed
      ordered to be recorded and is accordingly.
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=21&last=&g_p=G3&col lection=NN Grant
      Title Innis, James.
      Publication 10 March 1703/1704.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Richmond County.
      Description: 628 acres on the Fall Run of Rappahannock adjoining the land of John Waugh.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 3, 1703-1710, p. 21 (Reel 288).
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=64&last=&g_p=G3&col lection=NN Grant
      Title Griffie, Lewis.
      Publication 4 December 1704.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Richmond County.
      Description: 414 acres adjoining land formerly granted to John Waugh.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 3, 1703-1710, p. 64 (Reel 288).
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=30&last=&g_p=G3&col lection=NN Grant
      Title Jackson, Andrew.
      Publication 2 June 1704.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Richmond County.
      Description: 908 acres adjoining land of John Waugh, and James Innis.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 3, 1703-1710, p. 30 (Reel 288).
      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=104&last=&g_p=G4&co llection=NN Grant
      Title Lee, Issac.
      Publication 30 July 1712.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Richmond County.
      Description: 223 acres between the lands of John Waugh, John Tuberville, Hancock Lee, and Thomas Knight above the falls of Rappa. River.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 4, 1710-1712 , p. 104 (Reel 289).
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      Prince William County, Virginia Deeds {June Whitehurst Johnson}: Liber B; 1732-1735;
      Pages 195-199. ,March 19, 1733. John Waugh of Parish of Overwharton in Co. of Stafford, planter to James Waugh of same and William Waugh of same.....John Waugh late of said Parish and Co., Gent. decd father of them said John, James, and William, being in his life time seized in his demisne as of fee of and in several missuages lands....one tract containing 1200a upon head of Patowmack Run in Stafford and King George granted by one Joseph Waugh dec. to John Waugh dec.....one other tract of 523 a. on Occoquon River above the falls at the run called North Run in Stafford Co.....one other tract of 602 a. on north side of Occoquon River upon Wolf Run.... near the Indian path....corner of 902 a. of land belonging to Robert Carter Esq. ....John Waugh the father did by his last will at Oct. 8, 1716 give unto his son William Waugh 600 a. part of the above mentioned tract of 1200 a. upon the head of Patowmack Run and by his will devises the residue of the said 1200 a. and of the other two tracts of land above mentioned and his son Thomas Waugh (brother of the said John, James, and William) 600 a. part of tract of 1200 a. upon the head of Patowmack adjoining to land which I gave to my son William Waugh and granted to me by my brother oseph Waugh....Thomas Waugh shall have all my lands in the fork of Occoquon being 528 a. and also give unto my son Thomas Waugh 606 a. upon east and west of Wolf Run....Thomas Waugh is since dead without issue as the several lands and revert to said John, James, and William and agreed that said premisses shall be equally divided....partition as follows ....John Waugh shall have 525 a. on Occoquon River above the falls called North. Run granted to John Waugh dec Sept. 20, 1710....James Waugh shall have 602 a. on north side of Occoquon River upon Wolf Run near mouth thereof granted to John Waugh Feb. 24, 1709.... William Waugh to have 600 a. being northermost part of 1200 a. on head of Patowmack Cr. which was granted to John Waugh dec. by his brother Joseph. Signed John Waugh, James Waugh, William Waugh Wit: John Awbrey, Peter Mauzy, Tho. Owsley, Tho. Pearson.
      At court March 20, 1733 this deed of partition between John Waugh, James Waugh, and William Waugh was acknowledged by said parties.
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      Prince William County, Virginia Deeds {June Whitehurst Johnson}: Liber D; 1738 - 1740; Pages 413-418.
      June 22, 1740. John Grant and Mararet his wife of Stafford Co. to James Baxter of Pr. Wm., Gent....for 100 lbs. sterl 602 a. on n. side of Occoquon River upon Wolf Run near the mouth thereof....lower corner on sd. run of tract of land lately belonging to John Waugh Gent. dec standing near a Indian path....corner to land lately belonging to Robert Carter Esq. dec tract gr. by Proprietor Office to John Waugh dec. Sept. 20, 1710 deeds of lease and release.
      John Grant
      Wits: James Scott, Nath. Chapman, W. Thompson.
      Rec. of James Baxter sum of 100 lbs. sterl. June 23, 1740.
      At Ct. June 23, 1740 John Grant acknowledged this release with receit endorsed.

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