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

John Blundell

Male Bef 1707 - 1758  (> 51 years)


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  • Name John Blundell 
    Born Bef 1707  Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Jul 1758  Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I047220  Tree1
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2019 

    Father Thomas Blundell,   b. 1681, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1732, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Hester Wright,   b. Abt 1685, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1714, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 30 years) 
    Married Abt 1701  Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F17552  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. John Blundell,   d. 1792, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F25358  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1713-1749 Wills-Admin Northumberland Co Va
      Page 8
      Wornam, Jean
      W. W. 11 September 1743---W0 P. 12 of Xbr 1743
      Sister Ann Curtace-my plantation joining on the mouth of Potomack River during her natural life, and after her death the land to go to John Blundol and his heirs,
      Sisters Ann Curtace and Patience-all my waring cloaths to be equally divided between them.
      Sister Ann Curtace-my side saddle and bridle.
      Cousin Jeane Doged [Doggett] -one gold ring, one silver broach, and a necklace of amber beads.
      Nathan Hudnall, executor,
      Witness: Richard Lankester and Thomas Lencus.
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      Contributed by Tosca
      Wright to John Blundell 1707

      Westmoreland County Deeds and Wills Book 4
      Page 51
      To all Christian people to whom these presents shall come-Greeting, Know ye that I, John Wright of the parish of Copley in the County of Westmorld blacksmith for and in consideration of the natural love and affection which I have and bear unto my beloved God son JOHN BLUNDELL son of THOMAS AND HESTER BLUNDELL of the parish and County aforesaid have given, granted, aliened and confirmed and for divers other considerations me thereunto especially moving by these presents do give, grant, alien and confirm unto my said God son JOHN BLUNDELL and his heirs in fee baile forever one hundred acres of land lying and being in the said County of Westmorld beginning at a marked white oak standing in the line of the land of ANDREW READ dec'd being corner tree to the land of THOMAS BLUNDELL THE ELDER, and near the swamp from thence to the swamp between the said JOHN WRIGHT and THOMAS BLUNDEL and so up the said swamp binding on the same till it comes to the main road that leads from JOHN WRIGHTS dwelling house up Westmorld County and so binding on CAPT GERRARD HUTTS land till it compleat and makes up a hundred acres of land together with all houses out houses, orchards, woods and underwoods, way waters and water courses, with all and singular other the profits benefit commodities, hereditaments and appurtenances whatsoever until the same belonging to or in any wise appertaining to him the said JOHN BLUNDELL and his heirs forever. To Have and to Hold the said one hundred acres of land and premises and every part & parcel thereof together with all and singular, the houses, out houses, orchards, gardens woods, underwoods ways, waters, water courses, profits, commodities, hereditaments and appurtenances unto the same belonging or in any wise appertaining to him my said God son JNO BLUNDEL and his heirs in fee baile forever to the only proper use of him my said Godson JOHN BLUNDEL and his heirs in fee baile forevermore and the said JOHN WRIGHT doth hereby covenant promise and grant for himself and his heirs that the said one hundred acres of land and premises shall remain and be free and clear from the claim and claims of his the said John Wright, his heirs and assigns and from the claim and claims of any person or persons whatsoever, by his or their means, consent or procurement. In Witness & confirmacon(sic) of all and singular the covenant and
      agreements

      Page 52
      agreements abovementioned the said JOHN WRIGHT hath hereunto sett his hand and seal the twenty fourth day of November Anno Domini 1707
      JOHN WRIGHT (seal)
      Sealed and deliv'd in presence
      THO: SORREL, THO: BLUNDEL

      Westmor'ld: S S At a court held for the said County the 26th day of November 1707. JOHN WRIGHT above named acknowledged the above deed of gift of land to JOHN BLUNDEL to be his proper act and deed and the land and premises thereby mentioned to be conveyed given to the said JOHN BLUNDEL to the just right and inheritance of him the said JOHN BLUNDEL his heirs in fee baile forever. Test
      Ja Westcomb Cler Com Pr'd

      Record atz 28 November 1707 Pr.
      Eundm Clerum

      SAME Page 52
      Blundel to John Blundel 1707


      To all christian people to whom these presents shall come Greeting,Know ye that I THOMAS BLUNDEL of the parish of Copley in the County of Westmor'ld planter for and in consideration of the natural love and affection I have and bear to my beloved Godson JOHN BLUNDEL son of THOMAS AND HESTER BLUNDEL, I have given, granted, aliened and confirmed and for divers other considerations me thereunto more especially moving as give, grant alien enfeoff and confirm unto my said godson JOHN BLUNDEL and to the heirs of his body lawfully to be begotten forever all that peace(sic), parcel or tract of land and premises whereon I now live, situate, lying, and being in the parish and County aforesaid containing by estimation fifty acres be the same more or less being butted and bounded as followeth (Vizt) Beginning at a marked corner red oak which divideth the land of DANIEL HUTT dec'd ANDREW REED*,
      (the following written in margin of page) *dec'd and SAMUEL MORRISS from thence bounding North East on the said ANDREW READ extending South East one hundred and twenty poles to a marked white oak corner tree standing on the East side of a swamp and in the line of the said ANDREW REED, (?)
      (continuing on the main page) from thence extending South West sixty eight poles to a marked red oak standing on the top of a hill & in the line of the land formerly belonging to THOMAS MIVERLY but now in the occupation of JOHN WRIGHT, from thence bounding South West on the said JOHN WRIGHT'S land and extending on the said Wright's line North West one hundred and twenty poles to a marked poplar corner tree of the said Wrights land formerly THOMAS MOVERLY'S (Mobberly?) aforesaid from thence extending North East along the line of the said DANIEL HUTT'S sixty eight poles to the first beginning corner tree, together with all houses, out houses, orchards, gardens, woods, underwoods, ways, waters, and watercourses, benefits, profits, commodities, hereditaments and appurtenances whatsoever unto the said piece, parcel or tract of land and premises belonging or in any wise appertaining to him the said JOHN BLUNDEL and the heirs of his body lawfully to be begotten forever. To Have and to hold the said fifty acres of land and premises herein and hereby mentioned to to be given with all and singular, the houses, out houses, orchards, gardens, woods, underwoods, ways, water and water courses, benefits, profits, commodities hereditaments and appurtenances whatsoever unto the same belonging or in any wise appertaining unto him my said Godson JOHN BLUNDEL and the heirs of his body lawfully to be begotten forevermore to be held of the chief lord of the fee (or fees of-striked through) by the rents and services for the same due and accustomed to be paid and the said THOMAS BLUNDEL for himself and his heirs doth by these presents covenant agree and provide that in case the said JOHN BLUNDEL should die without such lawful issue of his body as is aforesaid that then the said land hereby mentioned to be given shall return and come unto my SON THOMAS BLUNDEL, father of the said JOHN BLUNDEL and his heirs and assigns forever, in as large and ample manner, as is above given to my said Godson JOHN BLUNDEL and the THOMAS BLUNDEL doth hereby for himself and his heirs further covenant grant and agree that the said land hereby mentioned to be given and granted to the said John Blundell shall remain and be free and clear unto him the said JOHN BLUNDEL and the heirs of his body lawfully to be begotten from the claim or claims of him the said THOMAS BLUNDELL and his heirs and assigns forever without any the less trouble or disturbance of him or them or of any other person or persons whatsoever by his or their consent, means or procurement. In witness whereof I have hereunto sett my hand and seal this twenty fourth day of November An'o Dom 1707
      THOMAS BLUNDEL seal
      Sealed and delivered in presence of
      THOMAS SORREL, THOMAS BLUNDEL

      Page 54
      Westmorld: S.S. At a court held for the said County on the 26th day
      November 1707
      THOMAS BLUNDEL the within subscriber personally acknowledged the within Instrument or deed of gift of land from him to JOHN BLUNDEL to be his proper act and deed and the land and premises thereby mentioned to be conveyed to the within named JOHN BLUNDELL to be the just right and Inheritance of him the SAID JOHN BLUNDELL and his heirs according to the force form and effect of the said deed of grift(sic).
      Test
      Ja: Westcomb Cler Com Pr'd
      Record atz 28 November 1707 Pr
      Eundm Clerum
      Transcribed by tks and proofed 5/17/2000, photocopy of Deeds provided by Mae Kinsman in April.
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA ORDER BOOK, 1707-1709 {Antient Press}: pg 17
      Westmoreland County Court 26th of November 1707
      - WRIGHT's Acknowledgement to BLUNDELL
      JOHN WRIGHT, Blacksmith acknowledged a Deed of Guift ofland from him to his Godson, JOHN BLUNDELL, which is ordered to bee recorded

      - BLUNDELL's Acknowledgment to BLUNDELL THOMAS BLUNDELL
      acknowledged a Deed ofGuift ofLand from him to JOHN BLUNDELL, which is ordered to bee recorded

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