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

Drury Stith

Male 1670 - 1741  (71 years)


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  • Name Drury Stith  [1
    Born 1670  Westover Parish, Charles City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Jan 1740/41  Charles City County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I042079  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2019 

    Father John Stith,   b. 1 Jun 1631, Kirkham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1694, Westover Parish, Charles City County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Jane {Unproven} Drury,   b. Bef 1636, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1694, Westover Parish, Charles City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 60 years) 
    Married Dec 1656  Westover Parish, Charles City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Family ID F23759  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susannah Bathurst,   b. 1674, Lechlade, Gloucester, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1746, Charles City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married Abt 1694  Westover Parish, Charles City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Drury Stith,   b. Abt 1695, Charles City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 6 Jun 1740, St. Andrews Parish, Brunswick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years)
     2. Rebecca Stith,   b. 1695, Charles City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1787, Bedford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     3. William Stith,   b. Abt 1697, Charles City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1749, Charles City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years)
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2019 
    Family ID F15413  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

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      http://www.jscott.tierranet.com/ancestry/stith/crstith/crstith.htm
      The Order Book of Charles City County has the following: "January Court 1741:--The last will and testament of Lieut. Col. Drury Stith, deceased, was presented in court by Susanna Stith and William Stith two of the executors therein named, and was proved by the oaths of the witnesses" etc. Evidently the two executors were the widow and a son of the testator. Unfortunately the will no longer exists, having been lost through the destruction and spoliation of the Charles City County records during the Civil War. Mrs. Susanna Stith is mentioned in the Charles City records in 1744 and in 1745 (Order Book, 1737-1750, pp. 310-352). Lieut. Col. Drury Stith and Susanna (Bathurst) his wife had issue: (See Genealogical Charts.)

  • Sources 
    1. [S750069] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. IV, from Tyler's Quarterly Historical and Genealogical Magazine.