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

William Elliott

Male 1692 - 1726  (34 years)


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  • Name William Elliott  [1
    Born 1692  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Apr 1726  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I051002  Tree1
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2020 

    Father John Elliott,   b. Abt 1653,   d. 31 Mar 1708, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Mother Sarah Foxall,   b. 1665, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1739, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married Abt 1683  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11455  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Pope,   b. Bef 1693, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1750, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 59 years) 
    Married Aft 1716  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F15919  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      WILLS OF Westmoreland County, Virginia 1654-1800 BY AUGUSTA B. FOTHERGILL: Pg 84
      ELLIOTT, WILLIAM, 18 March 1725 ; 27 April 1726. Land and personal property to wife Mary for life and at her death to my Godson and nephew William Elliott; son in law Benjamin Weeks a horse, saddle and bridle.
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      Westmoreland County Wills Book IV.
      Name: John Elliott 09 Jan 1707 31 Mar 1708
      Sons John and William ; wife Sara extx
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY ORDER BOOK, 1716-1718; pg 23
      Westmoreland County 31st ofJanuary 1716/17
      - WEEDONs Will proved
      The Last Will and Testament of JORDON WEEDON, deced. was presented into Court by MARTHA, his Relict, one of the Executors, who made Oath thereto and being proved by the Oath of WILLIAM ELLIOTT, one of the wittnesses thereto, is admitt to Record; and upon motion of MARTHA and she performing what is usual in such cases, Certificate is granted her for obtaining a Probate thereof in due form and it is ordered tht DAVID BROWN, ROBERT BERNARD, GERRARD FORD and JOHN WHITE or any three ofthem being first sworn before one of his Majesties Justices for this County, doe some timebefore the next Court value and appraise the Testator's Estate in money and make report thereof to the next Court
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA DEEDS & WILLS. No. 8. Part 1; 1723-1738 {Antient Press}: pp 116-117
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I MARY ELLIOTT of Washington Parish in County of Westmoreland, Relict of WILLIAM ELLIOT of said County and Parish. Gent . deced., as well for the Maternal affection and filial love which I have and do bear unto my well beloved Son. BENJAMIN WEEKS, as also for diverse other good causes & considerations me att this present time especially moving. hand and by these presents do give unto BENJAMIN WEEKS my Son and his heirs, six hogs two year old, two Soaves and piggs, three coves and calves, one Steer four year old, six sheep, a young Mare, one feather bed and furniture, four dishes, twelve plates three basons, one iron pot and one Chest, all which goods and chattles to be delivered att or upon the day BENJAMIN WEEKS shall contract Matrimony and also a Negro man named Toney and a Negroe woman named Sue with her increase. one oval table, four Gold rings, one case of bottles to be delivered unto BENJAMIN WEEKES att the day of my decease; To have and to bold all the goods chattles and Negroes and all other the premises unto BENJAMIN WEEKS his heirs freely and quietly without any matter of price claim or demand of me said ELLIOT or any other person: And I MARY ELLIOT do warrant and defend for ever all the premises from the claims of all persons: In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this Twenty fifth day of March Annoq: Domini 1729
      Signed Sealed & delivered in yepresence of us
      JNO. COOPER. JOHN STURMAN MARY ELLIOTT
      Westmoreld, ss, At a Court held for the sd. County the 26th day of March 1729 MARY ELLIOTT personally acknowledged this Deed of Gift by her passed to her Son, BENJAMIN WEEKS, to be her proper act and deed which at her instance is admitted to Record Test G. TURBERVILE, C. C. W.
      Recorded the 29th day of March 1729
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      Northern Neck Warrants and Surveys Vol IV, Westmoreland Co. Va {Peggy Joyner}
      CAPT JOHN ELLIOT, no wart, date from surv., 7 Dec. 1727 - 28 Oct. 1728; wart to John & wm Elliot, but wm being since dead I have survd for John; 105 a. on Pope's Crk.; adj. Daniel Field, Veale. Surv. James Thomas.
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      Northern Neck Warrants and Surveys Vol IV, Westmoreland Co. Va {Peggy Joyner}
      CAPT JOHN ELLIOT (&WILLIAM ELLIOT, now decd), no wart, date from surv., 7 Dec. 1727 - 28 Oct. 1728; 215 a. on a br. of Pope's Crk, main county road, Gravilly Br., Maple Br.; adj. Robert Andrews old pat. (now ashington's),
      Elliot's former land, Danl Field (now the Bristol Ironworks) Surv. James Thomas. Filed in OVERSIZE box.

  • Sources 
    1. [S809474] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. III, from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.

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