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

Sarah White

Female Abt 1700 - Aft 1762  (~ 62 years)


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  • Name Sarah White 
    Born Abt 1700 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft Nov 1762  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I048773  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2018 

    Family ID F25940  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family ID F25938  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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      STAFFORD COUNTY VA WILL BOOK O; 1748-1767; THE ANTIENT PRESS
      pp. 430- 431 In Name of God Amen I JOHN FOLEY of Parish of Overwharton in County of Stafford being in a low state of health, but of a sound memory, do make this my last will & Testament. Imprimis I recomend soul to almighty God .. and my body to the grave .. as to worldly Estate .. I give as followeth. Item I give to ABRAHAM POOLE Son of my wife SARAH 400 acres of Land in Prince William County b upon a run commonly known by name of Persimon run, being the half of 800 acres bought of ELIZABETH WHITE, and my desire is that the said Abraham shall make his choice of the whole part for his 400 acres provided he takes it in one place .. and if Abraham shall die before he comes to the years of Maturity then the said 400 acres of land shall be equally divided between my two Grandsons JOHN FOLEY, son of JOHN FOLEY & JAMES FOLEY son of JAMES. Item I give to my Grandson JAMES FOLEY, son of my son JOHN FOLEY, 200 acres out of the above mentioned part of the land, and his heirs. Item I give to my Grand-son JOHN FOLEY, son of my son JAMES FOLEY the remainder part of the abovementioned land. Item I give to my son James Foley all my Lands belonging to me on the Pignut ridge, to him & heirs. Item I give all the rest of my Estate to my dear & loving wife SARAH and her son Abraham Poole & my dear and loving children John Foley, and my son James Foley & my Daughter KATHERINE STUART to be equally divided amongst them. But if Abraham Poole should die without issue, then his part of the dividend, shall fall to the heirs of WILLIAM McCARTY, And I appoint my dear and loving Wife SARAH FOLEY, and my son John Foley and my son James Foley Executors of this my last will & Testament .. first day September 1755.
      Testes Benja. Stillman, John Foley
      David Sharp, Jos. Suthard
      At Court held for Stafford County 9th Novr 1762 Will presented by Sarah Foley and James Foley .. made Oath .. being proved .. admitted to Record.. Certificate granted for obtaining Probate ..