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

John Linton

Male Abt 1723 - 1753  (~ 30 years)


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  • Name John Linton 
    Born Abt 1723  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Sep 1753  Stafford County, Virginia - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I050110  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 

    Father Anthony Linton,   b. Abt 1703, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1738/39, Stafford County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years) 
    Mother Mary Page,   b. Abt 1707, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 13 Mar 1738/39, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 32 years) 
    Married Abt 1723  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F23591  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane Harrison,   b. 9 Dec 1726, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1759, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Married 1743  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Linton,   b. Abt 1743, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1763, Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 21 years)
     2. Sarah Linton,   b. Abt 1752, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1842, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 89 years)
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F17548  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      STAFFORD COUNTY VA WILL BOOK O; 1748-1767; THE ANTIENT PRESS
      pp. 264-265 In Obedience order of Stafford County Court We the Subscribers met at the house of WILLIAM NORTHCUTS & appraise the Estate of JOHN LINTON deced followeth .. items listed valued .. Total 5;3 0 John Mauzy George Asbury Thomas Monroe
      At Court held for Stafford County 13th 9ber 1753 Above Inventory & appraisement of John Lynton deced returned admitted to record.

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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://www.lexisnexis.com/academic/guides/southern_hist/plantations/plantm 1.asp
      URL title: Records of Ante-Bellum Southern Plantations
      Note:
      Section 2, Land Records, 1651-1775, of Stafford County, Virginia

      This section consists of fifty-three items, land records of Stafford County, Virginia. Items include patents, 1651-1692, issued to Philip Buckner, Francis Dade, Palmer Hinton (with verdict), and Stephen Norman (with plat and memorandum of Anthony Thornton) by the Virginia land office; patents, 1694-1717, issued to Mrs. Elizabeth Bernard, Thomas Gregg, Thomas Harrison, John Harvey, John Simpson, John Story, Anthony Thornton, and Thomas Walter by the Northern Neck proprietary of Virginia, and a warrant, 1723, issued to Abraham Baxter and Mrs. Frances Baxter (signed by Robert Carter); deeds, 1686-1761, for land owned by John BALTHROP, Hugh Bawden, Peyton Buckner (bears seal), Philip Buckner, John Colclough, James Collins, Cadwallader Jones Dade, Francis Dade (bears seal and includes bond with John Harvey), Stephen Gray, Spence Grayson, John Harvey, Mrs. Anne Linton (bears seal), Anne Linton, Frances Linton, John Linton, Charles Massey (includes notes on Charles Massey v. [first name unknown] Johnston), Mrs. Martha Massey, Mary (Williams) Robertson, Anthony Thornton, Francis Thornton (witnessed by Peter Thornton and Henry Fitzhugh), Mrs. Jane Harvey Thornton, Mrs. Winnifred Thornton, and Vincent Young; survey of John Stith; plat of William Linton; affidavits of Robert Legg, Townshend Dade, Robert Washington, George Brent (concerning the lawsuit of Vincent Young v. Jonal Revel in the General Court of Virginia); deed of Samuel Hayward to Richard Foot; deed of Samuel Young and William Young to Richard Foot; affidavits to Francis Dade, Alexander Doniphan, Thomas Gregg, and John Hooe; orders, 1692, of the General Court of Virginia concerning William Buckner, John Harvey and James Westcomb; and bonds, 1724-1795, of John Colclough, John Battaile Fitzhugh, Anne Gray, Anthony Thornton, and William Thornton.
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      STAFFORD COUNTY VA WILL BOOK M; 1729-1748; THE ANTIENT PRESS PP. 261-262 In Name of God Amen I ANTHONY LYNTON being sick but of perfect memory .. do make this my last will and Testament. First I recommend my Soule to God .. Body to the Earth.
      First my will is that all my just debts be paid and creditors satisfied. Secondly I give to MARY my Loving Wife all my Estate Reaill and personall to be by her quietly Injoyed till my son JOHN LYNTON shall cum to the age of Twenty one years and my will is that if my wife should marry within the said term that then my son John when he arrives to the age afsd shall have all and Singular my Estate Reall and personal to him and his heirs. But provided my wife shuld live my widdow til my said son John shall come to the age of Twenty one as aforsd then my will is my said son John shall only have my negro boy named James one feather bed and furniture one good Iron pot and one good Frying pan, Two pewter Basins, two pewter dishes, 6 pewter Plaits and my will is that all the rest of my personal Estate be divided between my Loving wife Mary dureing her widohod as afsd and my daughter LETTIS to them and their heirs.
      Item my will is that if my crop and outstanding debts will not comply with my creditors that then my Executors shall sell my Smiths Tools to that end and if that will not comply then my said Exes may dispose of all my Personal Estate till my debts should be Satisfyed and paid.
      Item I do appoint my Loving Wife MARY Executrix and WILLIAM REMY Executor of this my last Will .. this 14th day of November 1738. Presence George Waller,
      Joseph Cooper, Eliza Cooper Anthony Lynton
      At Court held for Stafford County March 13th 1738/9 Will presented .. made oath .. being proved .. Certificate granted for obtaining Probate .
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      URL (Click on link) http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=147&last=&g_p=GM&collec tion=NN Grant
      Title Linton, William.
      Publication 16 March 1763.
      Gen. note "son of John Linton decd.".
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Frederick County.
      Description: 400 acres on the drains of Buffaloe Meadow a branch of Cedar Creek.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants M, 1762-1765, p. 147 (Reel 295).

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