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

Martha Mothershead

Female Bef 1670 - Bef 1730  (< 60 years)


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  • Name Martha Mothershead 
    Born Bef 1670  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Bef 1730  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I039306  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Father Jonathan Mothershead,   b. 1642, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1703, Stafford County, Virginia - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Anne MNU Mothershead,   b. 1645, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1707, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 63 years) 
    Married Abt 1662  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F22527  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Giles Vandegasteele,   b. Bef 1658,   d. 12 Mar 1699/00, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 42 years) 
    Married Abt 1690  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Priscilla Vandegasteele,   b. Abt 1690, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1747, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years)
     2. Sarah Vandegasteele,   b. Aft 1691, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F22526  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 John Waugh,   b. 1661, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1716, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia - Will Written Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 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 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F13313  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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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 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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