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

Thomas Dillard

Male 1706 - 1774  (68 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Thomas Dillard 
    Born 3 Aug 1706  King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Dec 1774  Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I043171  Tree1
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2019 

    Father Family Dillard 
    Family ID F49481  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Winifred Nalle,   b. 1705, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1750, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 46 years) 
    Married Abt 1721  Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Dillard,   b. Abt 1720, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1782, Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years)
     2. Joseph Dillard,   b. Abt 1721, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1780, Amherst County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
     3. Jane Dillard,   b. Aft 1721, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1774, Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 53 years)
     4. John Dillard,   b. Abt 1722, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1774, Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years)
     5. Lucy Dillard,   b. Aft 1722, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1774, Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 52 years)
     6. James Dillard,   b. Abt 1723, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1780, Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years)
     7. Anne Dillard,   b. Between 1725 and 1740, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1774, Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years)
     8. Hannah Dillard,   b. Aft 1740, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1774, Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 34 years)
     9. William Dillard,   b. Abt 1745, King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1782, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years)
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F23150  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah MNU Dillard,   d. Aft 1774, Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Aft 1740  St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Richard Dillard,   b. Bef 1750, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1781, Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 33 years)
     2. Fielding Dillard,   b. Bef 1750, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1774, Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 26 years)
     3. Mary Dillard,   b. Abt 1750, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1774, Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years)
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F48579  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • ===
      1772-1798 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Will Book E; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      DILLARD, THOMAS, Berkeley Parish, d. Oct. 23, 1774, p. Dec. 15, 1774.
      Wit. David Smith, Robert Wheeler, Nathaniel Dickenson.
      Ex. wife Sarah, son John Dillard, and Elisha Dismukes.
      Leg. wife Sarah, the old plantation adjoining Peter Mason and a parcel of land I bought of Robert Stubblefield;
      son Joseph;
      daughter Mary;
      my first wife's children Joseph, John, William, James, Thomas Dillard, Ann Pettes, Jane Devall, Lucy Luck, Hannah Dillard;
      my wife Sarah's children, Richard, Fielding and Mary Dillard.
      To son Thomas, 100 acres of land adjoining Richard Taylor;
      to son James, 100 acres of land I bought of John Williams;
      to son William, 100 acres of land which I bought of John Adam Linch;
      to son John, portion of land adjoining that which Ann Matthews lives on;
      to son Fielding, all the land I own adjoining Robert Coleman, John Coleman and George Shepperd;
      to son Richard, the land I now live on, adjoining Thomas Poole and Robert Coleman. (Page 94)

      === land mentioned
      1722-1749 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Will Book A; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      HUBBARD, THOMAS, Spotsylvania Co., d. Mar. 11, 1745, p. Feb. 2, 1747. Wit. John Waller, Junr., John Shirley, William Pruit. Ex. wife Christian. Leg. son John; son Matthew, my plantation whereon I now live, and 100 acres of land being the part of my tract which joins Thomas Dillard and Daniel Pruit, after the death or marriage of my wife; son Benjamin 100 acres adjoining to John Parish; wife Christian; daughter Anne Hubbard. (Page 450)
      ===
      1734-1742 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book C; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Nov. 4, 1734. Henry Haynes of Caroline Co., planter, to Thomas Dillard of Spts. Co., planter. 170 a. in Spts. Co. on branches of Mattapony, and part of pat. granted sd. Haynes Sept. 28, 1728. Roger Quarles, John Stubblefield, John Dickenson. Nov. 5, 1734. Mary, wife of Henry Haynes of St. Margarett's Par., Caroline Co., acknowledged her dower, etc.
      ===
      1734-1742 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book C; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      May 1, 1739. John x Smith of St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., planter, to Thomas Dillard of same Par. and County, planter. 1200 lbs. tob. and 3 bbls. Indian corn. 200 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. part of pat. granted sd. Smith, Sept 28, 1728, joining lands of John Tyre, Ralph Williams, Thomas Hubbard, William Pruet, and near adjoining lands of Thos. Carr, Gent., decd., and John Robinson, Esqr., now Humphrey Bells, etc. Witnesses: Robert Holloway, Mary x Amon. May 1, 1739. Margaret, wife of John Smith, acknowledged her dower, etc.
      === witness
      1740-1741 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 4; [John Frederick Dorman]; Pages 228-33.
      24-25 Sept. 1740. George Dillard and Priscilla his wife of St. Mark's Parish, Orange County, to Edward Dillard of same. Lease and release; for 10 current money. 100 acres in the Gourd Vine fork, part of a pattent for 400 acres to George Dillard 19 June 1735 ... on Hazell River, the beginning place of Wm. Lobb...
      George Dillard
      Priscilla (P) Dillard
      Wit: John Newport, Thos. Dillard, John Smith.
      25 Sept. 1740. Acknowledged by George Dillard and Priscilla his wife.
      ===
      1734-1742 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book C; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Oct. 10, 1741. Thomas Dillard of St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., to Robert Huddleston of same Par. and County. 9 10s. curr. 113 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. part of a tract granted John Smith by Pat. Sept. 28, 1728. Thos. x Hubbard, Catherine x Hubbard, Janet x Hubbard. Nov. 3, 1741. Elizabeth, wife of Thomas Dillard, acknowledged her dower, etc.
      ===
      1742-1751 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book D; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      July 1, 1743. John Williams of St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., and Jannet, his wife, to Thomas Dillard of same Par. and county. 10 curr. 100 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., part of a tract belonging to Ralph Williams that he had of Robert Stubblefield. Witnesses, Robert Huddleston, Thomas x Shurley. Augt. 2, 1743
      ===
      1749-1753 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book A; [John Frederick Dorman]; Pages 140-47.
      15-15 March 1749 [1750]. Thomas Dillard of Culpeper County, planter, and Winifred his wife to Humphrey Wallis of Fredericksburg in Spotsylvania County, merchant. Lease and release; for 100 current money. 1100 acres granted to Thomas Dillard by the Right Honorable Thomas Lord Fairfax, Proprietor of the Northern Neck, 24 Nov. 1749 ... on the north side of Muddy Run corner to land granted by patent to John Latham, now George Dillard's ... head of a pond ... near Capt. Eastham's line ... corner to the said Robert Eastham ... on a small fork of Cabbin Branch ... line of William Tapp's ... line of Lewis Davis Yancey's land ... Thomas and James Graves's line ... side of a hill near Cabbin Branch ... line of the land purchased by Philemon Kavanaugh deceased.
      Thoms: Dillard
      Winifred (X) Dillard
      Wit: William Strother, Fras. Slaughter Junr., Robert Coleman.
      16 March 1749 [1750]. Acknowledged by Thomas Dillard and Winifred his wife.
      ===
      1749-1753 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book A; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 303.
      25 Oct. 1739. Samuel Parks of Orange County unto Thomas Dillard of same. All actions, suits, dues, dutys and accompts, sums of money and tobacco and all claimes and demands whatsoever which in law or equity I, Samuel Parks, against Thomas Dillard had and which I might have claime for by any reason or means of my wife Mary Parks her right and due share of her father Anthony North's estate.
      Samuel Parks
      Mary (M) Parks
      Wit: George Dillard, Michael Lawless, Edw. (d) Dillard.
      18 July 1751. Proved by George Dillard and Edward Dillard.
      ===
      1751-1761 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book E; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Nov. 4, 1751. John Adam Link of St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., planter, and Sarah, his wife, to Thomas Dillard of same Par. and co. 20 curr. 100 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., part of pat. granted Henry Haines, Sept. 28, 1728. Witnesses, Robt. Huddleston, Benja. x Hubbard, Rice Graves. Dec. 3, 1751.
      ===
      1751-1761 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book E; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Oct. 30, 1759. Robt. Coleman of Spts. Co. and Elizabeth, his wife, to Thomas Dillard of same Co. 62 10s. curr. 250 a. in Spts. Co. J. Lewis, Isaac Bradburn, Fras. x Watts. Nov. 5, 1759.
      ===
      1774-1782 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book J; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Nov. 17, 1781. Wm. Dillard of North Carolina, to Thomas Dillard of Spts. Co., Va. 35 specie curr. 100 a. in Spts. Co., bequeathed sd. Wm. Dillard by the last will and testament of his father, Thomas Dillard, decd., and adjoins lands of Capt. Nicho. Payne, Jno. Shirley, Jas. Crawford, James Humphreys, Richd. Dillard, and sd. Thomas Dillard. Witnesses, Elisha Dismukes, Jas. Crawford, Sr.; John Shirley, Moses Morris. April 18, 1782

Research Links  Find Thomas Dillard at the following sites -

Ancestry records for Thomas Dillard