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

John Davis

Male Bef 1674 - 1723  (> 49 years)


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  • Name John Davis 
    Born Bef 1674 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 May 1723  Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I064197  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 

    Father Richmond Co. VA Davis 
    Family ID F17467  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Esther MNU Davis,   d. Aft 1724, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Davis,   b. Bef 1695, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1722/23, Richmond County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 28 years)
     2. Matthew Davis,   b. Abt 1695, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1724, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years)
     3. Catherine Davis,   b. Aft 1695,   d. Aft 1724, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 29 years)
     4. Walter Davis,   b. Aft 1695, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1724, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 29 years)
     5. Peter Davis,   b. Aft 1695, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1724, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 29 years)
     6. George Davis,   b. Bef 1708, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1728, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 22 years)
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F30423  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=238&last=&g_p=G2&co llection=NN Grant
      Title Davis, John.
      Publication 11 May 1696.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Richmond County.
      Description: 109 acres adjoining Walter Allin and Dennis Carty.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 2, 1694-1700, p. 238 (Reel 288).
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      Richmond County, Virginia Wills {Robert K. Headley, Jr}
      p.221 - John DAVIS, Sitt. Par., will; 28 Jan 1722/23, 1 May 1723 dau. Catherine TAYLOR; sons Matthew, Walter, William, George, and Peter; wife Esther; ex: wife; wits: John [WELLS], William DOYLE, Susannah DAVIS.
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      1722-1724 Richmond Co VA Order Book 9; Antient Press: (Page 100)
      Richmond County Court 1st of May 1723
      - DAVIS's Will proved
      The Last Will and Testament of JOHN DAVIS, deced., was presented in Court by ESTHER DAVIS, his Executrix, who made Oath thereto, and being proved by the Oaths of JOHN WELLS and WILLIAM DOYLE, two of the witnesses thereto, admitted to Record, and on the motion of the Executrix and her performing what is usual in such cases, Certificate is granted her for obtaining a Probate thereof in due forme
      - DAVIS's Estate to be appraised
      HENRY BRUCE, EDWARD IDSON, JAMES WILSON and DANIELL GAINES or any three of them sometime between this and the next Court are appointed to appraise all and singular the Estate of JOHN DAVIS, deced., in money which shall be presented to their view and make report thereof to the next Court. JAMES INGO, Gent., or any other Justice of the Peace for this County, is requested to administer an Oath to the Appaisers for their true appraisment of the Decedent's Estate as also to ESTHER DAVIS, the Executrix, for her true discovery thereof
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      1722-1724 Richmond Co VA Order Book 9; Antient Press: (Page 100)
      Richmond County Court 1st of May 1723
      - DAVIS p Guardian
      SUSANNAH DAVIS, Orphan of JOHN DAVIS, late of this County, deced., this day petitioning the Court for liberty to choose WILLIAM BRUCE her Guardian, which is granted giveing security; whereupon WILLIAM BRUCE together with JOHN MORTON in open Court entred into Bond and acknow- ledged the sme, which was ordered to be recorded

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