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

Joseph Carter

Male 1698 - 1751  (53 years)


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  • Name Joseph Carter 
    Born 1698  Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 May 1751  St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I061459  Tree1
    Last Modified 25 May 2020 

    Father Thomas Carter,   b. 4 Jun 1672, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1733, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Arabella Williamson,   b. 1676, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 11 Jul 1735, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 59 years) 
    Married 22 Aug 1695  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F19689  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Stevens,   b. Bef 1703, Abingdon Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft Mar 1771, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 69 years) 
    Married 1719  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Carter,   b. 8 May 1720, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1738, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
     2. Edward Dale Carter,   b. 2 Jun 1723, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1743, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 19 years)
     3. John Carter,   b. 8 Jun 1725, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1767, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 43 years)
     4. George Carter,   b. 18 Dec 1728, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1767, Buckingham County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 40 years)
     5. Elizabeth Carter,   b. 20 Sep 1731, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Joseph Carter,   b. 3 May 1733, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Catherine Carter,   b. 3 May 1733, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Robert Carter,   b. 22 Aug 1735, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1783, Bertie County, North Carolina - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     9. Mary Elizabeth Carter,   b. 2 Dec 1721, Barford, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 25 May 2020 
    Family ID F19698  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1749-1759 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Will Book B; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      CARTER, JOSEPH, St. George's Parish, d. Feb. 19, 1750, p. May 7, 1751. Wit. Robert Huddlestone, Wm. Pruitt, James Younger, Robert Durrett. Ex. wife, Catharine Carter; Mr. John Minor and my son, John Carter. Leg. wife, Catharine; son, Joseph Carter, the tract of land bought of Mark Wheeler; son, John, tract of land bought of Benj. Matthews; daughter Mary Carter; daughter, Elizabeth Carter; son, George Carter; son, Robert Carter, the land where I now live after his mother's decease; daughter, Caty Carter. (Page 64)
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      CARTER, Thomas. Will. 24 Apl. 1728. Rec. 10 Oct. 1733. Wife Arabella; sons: Thomas, land where I now live;. Peter, land in King George County, James, Dale, Charles, Edward, Joseph and Daniel. Gr.sons Jesse Carter and Thos. Carter. Extrs. Wife and son Peter. Wits. John Harry and Job Carter. W.B. 12, p. 279.
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      Title Carter, Joseph.
      Publication 1751.
      Gen. note Part of index to Spotsylvania County Wills and Administrations (1722-1800)
      Note p. 64-66. Will pro. 7 May 1751.
      p. 69-71. Inv. & appr. rec. 4 June 1751.
      Note Will Book B, 1749-1761 (Reel 26)
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      Will Book C 1740-1743, p.59 John Carter.... 24 Jan 1741[42]/6 Apr 1742.... Niece Sarah Rice. Brother Robert Daniel. Brother Joseph Carter. Brother Mark Wheeler for schooling of his children. Children of brother Robert Daniel. Nephew William Carter for schooling for his children. James Cole. Sister Elizabeth Daniel. godson John Hardee. Exor: Wife Mary Carter.
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      Jany. 4 1771. Catherine Carter , widow of Joseph Carter , late of Spts. County, Decd., to Jno. Carter of Spts. County, planter. 10 curr. "All her right, title, dower as widow of sd. Jos. Carter, in and to 215 a. whereon the sd. Jos. Carter, decd., formerly lived in Spts. County, on Robinson's Swamp. Witnesses, Wm. Woodroof, Joseph Hewell, John Conner, Daniel Lindsay, Wm. Trigg, John Johnson. March 21, 1771
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      1734-1742 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book C; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      June 3, 1735. Robert Goodloe of St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., planter, to Joseph Carter of par. and county afsd. 190 a. (part of pat. granted sd. Goodloe, Sep. 28, 1728) in Spts. Co. W. Robinson, Larkin Chew, Wm. Waller. June 3, 1735.
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      1734-1742 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book C; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Jany, 29, 1739. Robert Brown of St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., to Joseph Carter of Par. and County afsd. 8 curr. 89 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. adjoining lands of Thomas Hill and sd. Carter. George Goodloe, Isaac Darnell, George Carter. May 6, 1740.
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      1742-1751 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book D; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      March 3, 1746. Benjamin x Matthews and Ann, his wife, of Spts. Co., to Joseph Carter of same county. 8 curr. 100 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., joining lands of Humphrey Bell of London, Mercht. Robt. Goodloe, Thomas Dillard, and others. Witnesses, Abraham Estes, Tho. Magee, Edmund Foster. Mar. 3, 1746.
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      1742-1751 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book D; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Jany. 5, 1749. Mark Wheeler and Sarah, his wife, of Spts. Co., to Joseph Carter of same county. 28 curr. 100 a., conveyed to sd. Wheeler by Henry Goodloes, Gent., Decd., as by Deeds, June 3, 1735. Robt. Durrett, James Younger, James x Ham, Patrick Kennedy. April 3, 1750.
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      1734-1749 Orange County, Virginia Road Orders; [Ann Brush Miller]
      26 February 1741, O.S. p. 105
      On the order for viewing and laying off a road petitioned for by Hobson & Others Morgan Bryan John ffrost and Arthur Buchannan the persons orderd to lay of ye sd road made their return as followeth In pursuance of an order of Court We have viewed and laid off a road from Evan Watkins fferry by a Course of Marked trees to the head of ye ffaling Spring thence to Roger Turners thence to Edward Beasons over the Taskerora Branch thence to Joseph Evans Spring head thence to the Middle Creek thence to New Chappell Thence by the head of Evan Thomas Spring head thence to a Corner White oak between the lands of John Littler and John ffrost thence along the said Line to ye Corner South Eastward thence to Secorns Licks thence to Opecken Creek & Crossing the Same just above John Neils Mill Branch thence to the Spout run by Edges Cabbin thence to the King.s road that leads from Just Hites to Shennindo & to fall into the Same by John Kerseys plantation near Shennendo ford We also recommend Thomas Thornberry & John Shearer to order the Clearing the said road from Evan Watkins to the Chappell & George Hobson & John Littler from thence to conclude the Same whch return being redd to the Court Its ordered that the said road be cleared according to the Viewers report & that all the tithables from Potomack between Opecken & the little Mountain that lyes on this Side the little Cape Capon and thence Southward as far as it includes James Wrights near the Mountains and Joseph Carters on Opecken And for over Opecken & Between & Shennando all Such as Shall not exceed three Miles from the said laid out road work thereon Under the afd Thomas Thornberry John Shearer /: from Evan Watts.s to the Chappell:/ & Under George Hobson & John Littler /: from thence to the end of ye sd Road /: who are hereby appointed Overseers of the sd road And its further ordered that the sd Overseers with ye sd Tithables clear the said road & make bridges where they Shall be wanting & keep ye sd Road when cleared in repair according to Law.
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      1766-1771 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book G; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Jany. 4, 1771. Catharine x Carter, widow of Joseph Carter, late of Spts. Co., Decd., to Jno. Carter of Spts. Co., planter. 10 curr. "All her right, title, dower as widow of sd. Jos. Carter, in and to 215 a. whereon the sd. Jos. Carter, decd., formerly lived in Spts. Co., on Robinson's Swamp. Witnesses, Wm. Woodroof, Joseph Hewell, John Conner, Daniel Lindsay, Wm. Trigg, John x Johnson. March 21, 1771.

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