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

John Jeffries

Male Abt 1681 - Aft 1715  (~ 35 years)


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  • Name John Jeffries 
    Born Abt 1681  Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1715  King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I050960  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 

    Father Edward Jeffries,   b. Bef 1650, Bremhill, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1714, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 64 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Wilson,   b. 5 Sep 1655, Wakefield England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1717/18, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married Abt 1670  Barbadoes Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
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      Old Rappahannock Co Va Order Book - 1689-1692; Antient Press: pg 152
      - Rappahannock County Court 5th day of March 1689/90
      - Order of Administracon is granted to EDWD. JEFFRIES as Marrying & in the Right of MARY, the Relict of JOHN DISKIN deced upon the Estate of the sd JOHN DISKIN he giving in securitie to be accountable therefore according to Law
    Family ID F22115  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1714-1720 Richmond Co VA Deed Book 7; Antient Press: (Page 215)
      THIS INDENTURE made this Eighth day of April 1717 Between JOHN GEFFRYS of Parish of Northfarnham in County of Richmond, Planter, of one part and THOMAS BRYANT the Younger of sd; Parish & County, Planter, and MARGARET his Wife of the other part: Wittnesset.h that JOHN GEFFRYS and the said MARGARET BRYANT, the Wife of sd: THOMAS BRYANT, and Sister of the sd. JOHN GEFFRYS are and do now stand seized in their Demesne as of fee in Jointenancy and undivided of and in five hundred acres of Land scituate in the Parish and County aforesd:, it is now (to the end that a perpetuall Partition and Division shall be made between the sd: parties in relation to the sd: land and premises) covenanted and agreed in manner following; And first the sd JOHN GEFFRYS for himselfe his heirs doth covenant. and agree that the sd: MARGARET BRYANT her heires shall from henceforth hold in severalty to her and her beires the moiety or half part of the said Five hundred acres of land being divided and laid out by their Friends and Acquaintances, ROBERT PALMER and WILLIAM HANCKS, the Dividing Line being as followeth; Beginning at the head of a small Branch issuing out of FARNHAM CREEK at a Spanish Oak, Easterly course to a line of WILLIAM HANCKS to a Hickory and that the said THOMAS BRYANT & the said MARGARET for themselves their heires do agree that JOHN GEFFRYS his heires shall from henceforth hold to him his awes the other moiety of sd: five hundrd acres on the other side of the Dividing Line being in the tenure and occupation of his Mother, ELIZABETH GEFFRYS, And the said parties do bind themselves not to disturb each other in their moieties according to the intent and meaning of these presents; In Wittiness whereof the parties to these presents interchangeably have sett their hands and seales the day and year first above written
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in the presence of
      THO: THORNE, JOHN his mark GEFFRYS
      WM: ELDER, THOMAS his mark BRYANT Young
      WILLIAM FORRESTER MARGT. her mark BRYANT
      Att a Court held for Richmond County the Fifth day of June 1717
      Att the motion of JOHN GEFFREYS and THOMAS BRYANT the Younger this Deed of Partition is admitted to Record Test M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur

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