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

Jobe Brumfield

Male Bef 1767 - 1798  (> 31 years)


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  • Name Jobe Brumfield 
    Born Bef 1767  Charlotte County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Mar 1798  Mercer County, Kentucky - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I051617  Tree1
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 

    Father Robert Brumfield,   b. 1724, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1794, Harrodsburg, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Susannah Love,   b. 1739, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1754  Charlotte County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F26869  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Latimer,   b. Abt 1772, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 16 Mar 1805, Green County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1788  Mercer County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
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      Contributed by Mike Koval

      Elizabeth Latimer b. bef.1 Jan 1767 d. 16 Mar 1805 Mercer County, KY
      m. Jobe Brumfield about 01 Jan 1788 Mercer County, KY
      Elizabeth Latimore and Jobe Brumfield married about 1 Jan 1788.
      Mercer Co KY Marriage Bond Book 1786-1797, pg 64
      December the 31 1787......this is to Certefy that I Samuel latemore hath given my free Concent that Jobe brumfield Should marry My daughter elesibeth.
      (The signature is missing on copy.)
      Marriage Bond 1 Jan 1788 - Jobe Brumfield and Nathaniel Street (both signed).
      I do hereby Certify that the within Elisabeth Latimore is twenty one years of age given under my hand and seal this 1st day of January 1788.
      (Signed) Nathaniel Street
      Teste. Tho Allin
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 
    Family ID F26867  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Contributed by Linda Henry

      Mercer County KY
      Book of Wills, Vol 2, 1795-1802
      (The index showed pg 67 but the will was on pg 66 - which followed pg 106)
      LDS Film 0191830

      In the name of God Amen the Eighteenth Day of March one thousand seven hundred & ninety eight I Job Brumfield of Mercer County and state of Kentucky being very sick and weak of body but of perfect mind and memory thanks be to God therefore calling unto mind the mortality of my body. Knowing that it is appointed unto all men once to die do make and ordain this my last will and testament that is to say principally & first of all I give and recommend my soul into the hand of Almighty God that gave it & my body I recommend to the earth to be buried in decent Christian like manner at the discretion of my Executor nothing doubting but at the general resurrection I shall receive the same again by the almighty Power of God and as touching such wordly estate wherewith it hath pleased God to blest me in this life, I give demise and dispose of the same in the following manner and form first, I give and bequeath to Elizabeth my dearly beloved wife the whole and solo of my estate until my youngest child comes at age and then to be equal divided Between by beloved wife & children. If she should marry she shall have a childs part & I hereby constitute & appoint my well beloved friend William Brumfield, Samuel Latimore, and John Latimore Executors ratifying and confirming this and no other to be my last will and testament. In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal the Day and year above written.
      Signed sealed and declared by the said Job Brumfield as his last will and testament in the presents of us the subscribers James Mitchele, Samuel Daugherty, Thomas Whitwell.
      Job (his mark) Brumfield
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      Mercer County Session March Court 1798
      The last will and Testament of Job Brumfield deceased was exhibited into court proved by the oaths of and ordered to be recorded. Test Tho Allin CC
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      Contributed by Linda Henry

      Mercer County KY
      Book of Wills, Vol 2, 1795-1802
      Pg 210
      LDS Film 0191830

      1 Feb 1800 The Heirs of Job Brumbield Dec'd to John Latimer
      To maintaining James Brumfield orphan of Said Decedent five months
      To maintaining Barnes & Polly Brumfield 9 months
      To Schooling one Child 42 (?) month
      October 27th 1800 (signed) Jno Latimer Guardian for Said Orphans

      In obedience to an order of the Worshipful court for the county of Mercer to us directed being first sworn we have examined the different acct as laid before us by John Lattimar one of the Exors of the estate of the late Job Brumfield dec'd it appears that there is a balance due the said decedents estate from said Lattimer and other of one hundred & eighteen pound eight shillings given under our hand this 26 day of October 1805.
      (Signed) Josh Clemens, Geo Caldwell sen, John Cockran

      Mercer Session November County Court 1805
      The foregoing settlement of the accounts of the Exor of Job Brumfield decd was returned into court & ordered to be recorded. Teste Tho Allen CC
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      Contributed by Linda Henry

      Mercer County KY
      Book of Wills, Vol 3, 1802-08
      Pg 51
      LDS Film 191830

      Mercer Session
      November County Court 1805
      An inventory of property (part of the estate of Job Brumfield deceased) sold at William Mahans in Green county the 16th of March 1805.
      Notes delivered up by Elizabeth Mahon late widow of Job Brumfield deceased the 16th of March 1805.

      (LH note: It's questionable the items sold but it appears to be 3 items for a total of 20 pounds 15 shillings. Notes delivered were Samuel Lattimer Jun, Jacob Lattimer, John ___ Holland and John Lattimer with a total given of 97 pounds 13 shillings.)

      Children:
      James Brumfield
      Barnes Brumfield
      Polly Brumfield
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