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

William Linton

Male 1758 - 1806  (42 years)


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  • Name William Linton 
    Born 1758  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Between 1800 and 1806  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I050992  Tree1
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2020 

    Father John "Jr" Linton,   b. Abt 1732, Dettingen Parish, Prince Wiliam County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1791, Dettingen Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Elliott,   b. Abt 1736, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1791, Dettingen Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Married 1752  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F26529  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Atwell,   b. Abt 1762, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F26531  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      http://www.pwcgov.org/library/relic/PDF/reliquary/PWR_4-2006.pdf
      William Linton, an ensign in Captain John Lintonís militia company in July 1778, was another
      veteran in Colonel Graysonís Regiment. He signed on as a cadet in this regiment in May 1777. He was
      promoted to ensign in November 1777 and resigned his commission in March 1778.19 He did not apply
      for a pension for his service on the Continental Establishment



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      Prince William County, Virginia Deed Book Y, 1791-1796, pp 271-272
      (On margin: Examd. & delivered to Mr. WM. LINTON who intermarried with MARY TYLER, a Daughter of MARGARET TYLER this 2nd day of December 1800)
      THIS INDENTURE made the tenth day of January one thousand seven hundred and ninety three between CHARLES TYLER, WILLIAM TYLER and GEORGE TYLER of County of Prince William of one part and MARGARET TYLER of same County of other part; Whereas JOHN TYLER, Gentleman, late of the County aforesaid, died intestate possessed of a tract of land lying in County of Prince William on BROAD RUN and adjoining the lands of RICHARD BLACKBURN and BENJAMIN (D)- ) Esquire containing about Five hundred acres more or less together with a number of slaves and stocks and furniture agreeable to an Inventory and appraisement thereof made and returned to the County Court of Prince William; And Whereas said CHARLES, WILLIAM and GEORGE as joint heirs together with other Children of said JOHN, are each of them entitled to one sixth part of the Estate of said JOHN TYLER deced., after the death of said MARGARET and have agreed to sell and dispose of the same and their right of reversion thereto to said MARGARET TYLER during her natural life and to be equally divided between MARY TYLER and SARAH TYLER, Daughters of said MARGARET, at her death, Now This Indenture Witnesseth that CHARLES TYLER, WILLIAM TYLER and GEORGE TYLER in consideration of the sum of Five hundred and seventy pounds current money of Virginia to them in hand paid by MARGARET TYLER, by these presents have bargained and sold unto MARGARET TYLER during her natural life and at her death to said MARY TYLER and SARAH TYLER as aforesaid, and to their heirs, all the right title and demand which said CHARLES, WILLIAM and GEORGE now have or may or ought to have either in Law or equity in the Estate of JOHN TYLER deced., consisting of lands, slaves and personal property, reserving only to said CHARLES, WILLIAM and GEORGE the right and title to all the Lands of said JOHN TYLER lying in the Western County or State of KENTUCKY which are not hereby to be conveyed: In Witness whereof said CHARLES, WILLIAM and GEORGE have hereunto sett their hands and seals the day and year aforesaid
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in presence of
      SAML. WATSON, CHARLES TYLER
      ELIZABETH her mark SMITH, WILLIAM TYLER
      JOHN M. DANIEL, JOHN BROWN, GEORGE TYLER
      NATHL. TYLER, DAVID RENO
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      Prince William County, Virginia Deed Book Y, 1791-1796, pp 277-279
      (On margin: Delivered WM. LINTON the 26th day of February 1796)
      THIS INDENTURE made this Seventh day of October in year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and ninety three Between CHARLES ATTWELL of County of Prince William of one part and WILLIAM LINTON of County aforesaid of other part; Witness that whereas WILLIAM LINTON on the Sixth day of October 1789 did become bound as a security in the sum of Three thousand pounds for ANN ATTWELL and CHARLES ATTWELL's faithfully administring all the Estate of THOMAS ATTWELL deceased according to Law; Now This Indenture Witnesseth that CHARLES ATTWELL for better securing the said WILLIAM LINTON his heirs from all damages suits costs and troubles that shall or may arise in consequence of his aforesaid Securityship and for the sum of Five pounds current money to him said CHARLES ATTWELL in hand paid; by these presents doth bargain sell and confirm unto WILLIAM LINTON his heirs all those two tracts of land lying in County afd., the one containing Three hundred and Five acres more or less which tract was conveyed to said CHARLES ATTWELL on the third day of May 1788 by his Father, THOMAS ATTWELL, to whom the same was sold by JOHN TYLER and ELIZABETH his Wife and conveyed by Deeds of Lease and Release dated the second and third days of September 1764; the other containing fifty acres more or less was also conveyed to said CHARLES ATTWELL on the thirty first day of May 1788 by his said Father, THOMAS ATTWELL, to whom the same was sold by WILLIAM FLORANCE and LETTICE his Wife and conveyed by Deeds of Lease and Release dated the 30th day of July and irst day of August 1779, (excepting nevertheless out of the said tracts of land, One hundred and thirty one acres which was conveyed by CHARLES ATTWELL and ANN ATTWELL to Mr. HOWSON HOOE JUNR. by Deed dated the twenty third day of June 1791) also all that tract of land which aforesaid THOMAS ATTWELL purchased of REDMAN GRIGSBY and devised to aforesaid CHARLES ATTWELL by his Last Will and Testament duly recorded in the County Court on the sixth day of July 1789; Together with all houses and appurte-nances to said tracts of land (except as before excepted) belonging; To have and to hold the aforesaid tracts of land (except as is before excepted) unto WILLIAM LINTON his heirs, Provided Always nevertheless that if CHARLES ATTWELL shall save harmless and indemnify WILLIAM LINTON his heirs from all damages suits costs and trouble that he may sustain in consequence of said securityship then these presence shall cease and be utterly null and void; In Witness whereof CHARLES ATTWELL hath hereunto set his hand and affixed his seal the day and year first within written
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in presence of
      JOHN WILLIAMS, CHARLES ATTWELL
      JOHN ATTWELL, GEORGE TEBBS
      Received of WILLIAM LINTON the within mentioned sum of five pounds being the consideration mentioned to be paid this seventh day of October
      Teste JOHN WILLIAMS, CHARLES ATTWELL
      JOHN ATTWELL, GEORGE TEBBS
      At a Court held for Prince William County the seventh day of October 1793
      This Deed of Mortgage from CHARLES ATTWELL to WILLIAM LINTON was acknowledged by the said CHARLES ATTWELL and was admitted to Record
      Test ROBT. GRAHAM, Cl Cur

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