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

John Foushee

Male 1697 - Bef 1783  (< 85 years)


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  • Name John Foushee 
    Born 6 Sep 1697  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 1783  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I040760  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 

    Father James Foushee,   b. 1666, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1729, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Mary MNU Foushee,   d. 3 Oct 1724, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Bef 1692  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F17615  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth Dawson,   b. Abt 1702, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1723 and 1732, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 21 years) 
    Married Nov 1718  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Foushee,   b. 19 Aug 1719, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elizabeth Foushee,   b. 1 Oct 1723, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1760, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 38 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F17812  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Winifred Yates,   b. Abt 1701, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1734, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years) 
    Married Bef 1724  Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Foushee,   b. Abt 1724, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1762, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F22969  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Sarah Anne Garlington,   b. Aft 1724, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1785, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 61 years) 
    Married Aft 1760  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F22970  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Lancaster County, Va
      James Foushee, Will 4 sept 1729; 11feb1729/1730
      Wife (Name not shown probably Ruth)
      Son: John
      Daus: Charlotte, Susanna Bertrand.
      Ext Son John
      Wits: Edward Blakemore, David Smith WB12, p.144
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      1725-1753 Richmond County, Virginia Will Book 5 [Robert K. Headley, jr.];
      p.221 - Thomas WILLIAMS, will; 24 Jul 1732, 4 Mar 1733/34
      Mary SHORT my plant commonly called the Settle Plantation on the fork of the [Herening] Creek;
      Thomas WILLIAMS;
      wife Winifred;
      ex: wife;
      wits: John FOUSHEE, Winifred WEBSTER, Winifred FOUSHEE.
      Thomas WILLIAMS mar. Winifred PYCRAFT, wid., 8 Jun 1732. MRC, p.232. In Aug 1734,
      Winifred WILLIAMS deeded property to her grchil. James and Elizabeth FOUSHEE (chil. of John and Winifred FOUSHEE). AB1, p.74.]
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      1714-1720 Richmond Co VA Deed Book 7; Antient Press: (Page 177)
      THIS INDENTURE made first day of September in year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and Sixteen and in the (blank) year of the Reigne of our Sovereign Lord George by the grace of God of Great Britaine France and Ireland, King. Defender of the faith; Between JOHN FUSHEE of County of Richmond, Shoemaker, and ELIZABETII his Wife of one part and WILLIAM GRANT of the County aforesaid, Planter, of other part; Wittnesseth that JOHN FUSHEE and ELIZABETH his Wife in consideration of Five shillings Sterling to them in hand paid by WILLIAM GRANT, by these p:sents do demise sett and to farme lett unto WILLIAM GRANT his heyres a certain parcell of land lyeing in the Parish of Sittenbourn in County of Richmond containing Fifty acres more or less abutting and abounding as by a Deed of Sale bearing date the 23d. day of August 1699, as by the said Deed of Sale relation being thereunto had will more at large appear; Together with all houses messuages and hereditaments appertaining to the same, To have and to hold the Fifty acres of land more or less dureing the terme of one year paying thereof the rent of one ear of Indian Corn on the Feast day of the Birth of our Lord Christ then next ensuing if lawfully demanded, to the intent that by vertue of these p:sents & of the Statute for transferring of uses into possession the said WILLIAM GRANT being in the actual! possession of the p:mises and thereby enabled to accept a grant of the inheritance thereof; In Wittness whereof the parties aforesaid to these p:sent Indentures interchangably have sett their hands and seals the day and year first above written
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in the presents of
      JNO. DAVIS, JAEN FAUCHE
      JNO. GILBERT ELIZ: signum FAUCHE
      WM FICKLIN
      Att a Court continued and held for Richmond County the Sixth day of December 1716 JOHN FOUSHEE and ELIZABETH his Wife came into Court and acknowledged this their
      Deed unto WILLIAM GRANT which was admitted to Record
      Test M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur.
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      1727-1729 Richmond County, Virginia Order Book 9; Part 5 [Antient Press]; Page 400
      Richmond County Court 3d of April 1728
      FOUSHEE &c. v PYCRAFT &c.
      By consent of JOHN FOUSHEE, who marryed WINIFRED the Daughter of FRANCIS YEATS, late of this County, deced and JOHN PYCRAFT and WINIFRED his Wife, Administratrix of the deceased's
      Estate it is ordered that Capt. MOORE FANTLEROY, DANIEL HORNBY and THOMAS LEWIS sometime between this and the next Court doe meet and settle Accounts between JOHN FOUSHEE and JOHN PYCRAFT relateing to the Estate of the deced., and make report thereof to the next Court
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      1727-1729 Richmond County, Virginia Order Book 9; Part 5 [Antient Press]; Page 419
      Richmond County Court 3d of April 1728
      - FOUSHEE &c. v PYCRAFT &c.
      JOHN FOUSHEE who marryed WINIFRED, the Daughter of FRANCIS YEATS late of this County, deced., his Petition against JOHN PYCRAFT and WINIFRED bis Wife, Administratrix of the deceased's Estate is dismist, the Petitioner not prosecuteing
      ===
      Prince William County, Virginia Deeds {June Whitehurst Johnson}: Liber D; 1738 - 1740; Pages 154-155.
      April 17, 1739. Vallentine Payton of Parish of Hamilton Pr. Wm., Gent. to John Foushee of Parish of st. Stephen in Co. of Northumberland Gent .... for 10 Ibs .... 50 a .... at a water spring in the sd. Foushee & Payton's line.
      Val. Peyton
      Wits: Ellen Powell, William Barber, Willm. (W) Watkins.
      Mem: April 17, 1738 quiet and peaceable possession and seizen of the within lands was given and delivered by Vallentine Peyton unto John Foushe by delivery of turff and twigg. Val. Peyton
      Wits: Ellen Powel, Willm Barber, Willm (W) Walkins.
      At Court June 25, 1739 Valentine Peyton, Gent. acknolwedged with livery of seisin endorsed and Frances Peyton his wife, first privately examined relinquished her right of dower conveyed
      ===
      Prince William County, Virginia Deeds {June Whitehurst Johnson}: Liber D; 1738 - 1740; Pages 156-57.
      Vallentine Payton of Parish of Hamilton Pr. Wm. am bound unto John Foushee of Parish of st. Stephen, Northumberland in sum of 50 Ibs dated Aprill 17, 1739. The condition of the above obligation is such that whereas the above bounden Vallentine Payton hath by indenture of deed sold unto John Foushee a certain tract of land in Pr. Wm. and if Peyton does perform all articles and covenants whatsoever mentioned in sd. deed then above obligation to be void and of none effect otherwise to stand and be in full power force and vertue. Val. Peyton
      Wits: Ellen Powell, William Barber, Willm. (W) Watkins.
      At Court June 25, 1739 Valentine Peyton acknowledged this bond.

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