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

Andrew Dew

Male Bef 1663 - 1714  (> 51 years)


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  • Name Andrew Dew 
    Born Bef 1663  Old Rapahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 May 1714  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I070753  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Jul 2021 

    Father Andrew Dew,   b. Abt 1625, James City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1661, North Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years) 
    Mother Anne MNU Dew,   b. Bef 1641,   d. 3 Nov 1686, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 45 years) 
    Married Bef 1659  Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F20695  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Flora MNU Dew,   b. Bef 1684,   d. Aft 1728, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 46 years) 
    Married Bef 1700  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ishmael Dew,   b. 4 Jan 1700/01, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1728, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     2. Andrew Dew,   b. 1 Mar 1702/03, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1726/27, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
     3. Samuel Dew,   b. 9 Feb 1705/06, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Thomas Dew,   b. 8 Aug 1711, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1750, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     5. William Dew,   b. 8 Aug 1711, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1769, Richmond County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jul 2021 
    Family ID F32377  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Richmond County, Virginia Wills and Inventories
      p.174 - Andrew DEW, will; 16 Oct 1711, 5 May 1714
      son Andrew DEW alias RICE 300 ac. in Sitt. Par; son Samuel DEW 200 ac. in Sitt. Par, purchased of my bro. Thomas DEW; son Andrew DEW the plant, where I now live;
      ex: wife Flora; bro. Mark TUNE and Austin BROCKENBROUGH to assist wife and chil.; wits: John WILLIAMS, Thomas DEW, John DALTON. [The births of the fol. chil. to Andrew and Flora DEW are rec. in the NFPR: Ishmael (1700), Andrew (1702), Samuel (1705), Thomas and William (twins, 1711). NFPR, p. 44.]
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      1713-1714 Richmond Co VA Order Book 6; Antient Press: (Page 198)
      Richmond County Court 5th of May 1714
      - The Last Will and Testament of ANDREW DEW, deced., was presented into Court by FLORA DEW, Executrix, who made Oath thereto, and being proved by the Oaths of JOHN WILLIAMS and THOMAS DEW, two of the witnesses thereto, is admitted to Record; And on motion of the Executrix, and her performing what is usuall in such case, Certificate is granted her for obtaining a Probate thereof in due form
      - FLORA DEW, JAMES SUGGITT and JOHN WILLIAMS came into Court and acknowledged their Bond for FLORA DEW's just and faithfull administration of the Estate of ANDREW DEW, deced., which is ordered to be recorded
      - JOB HAMON, EDWARD JONES, EDGCOMB SUGGITT and SAMUELL BAKER or any three of them sometime between this and next Court is appointed to appraise all and singular the Estate of ANDREW DEW, deced., which shall be presented to their view /the Estate to be appraised in money/ and make report thereof to said next Court. JOSEPH DEEKE, Gent., or any other Justice of the Peace for this County, is requested to administer an Oath to the Appraisers for their true appraisment of the deced.'s Estate as also to FLORA DEW, the Executrix, for her true discovery thereof
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      Wills of Old Rappahannock County, Virginia [William Montgomery Sweeny]
      8 February, 1684/5; 3 November, 1686.
      RICE, ANN, widow and relict of Dominick Rice, decd.
      Appoints her son Tho : Dew to be her sole Executor and leaves all her children to him during their minority desiring him only to be careful of them. In case of mortality of my son Tho : Dew the children to be kept by my son Andrew Dew and if he dies before the children come to age then my son William Toone to take them in his custody until they come of age. To daughter Ann Toone all my wearing Cloaths. I appoint my said Executor to act and do in all things belonging to me in my husband Dom. Rice's last Will & Testmt.
      Wit. WILLIAM BARBER, JOSEPH JEFFERSON, SAMll WHITEHEAD.
      Page 83.
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      Wills of Old Rappahannock County, Virginia [William Montgomery Sweeny]
      RICE, DOMINICK, 28 October, 1683; 4 March, 1684/5.
      To Wm, Castor, John and Ann Tune the children of James Tune each one young Ewe and to the said Wm: my broad Cloth suit.
      To Son-in-law Tho Due my stuff Coat & Breaches & my Rapier.
      To my son-in-law Marke Toone my Gunn.
      To my son-in-law Andw Due twenty Shill. to buy him a Ring.
      To my Wifes Neice Jane Duncombe one young heifer Three years Old and her encrease to be allowed her in May next.
      To my well beloved Wife Ann Two small Gold Rings.
      To the overseers of my Will Twenty shillings each to buy each of them a Ring.
      To son Stephen Rice all my Lands five hundred acres being upon St. James Point in Choptank in Maryland Three hundred and fifty acres more wch I bought of Mathew Kelly and Ignatious White called Hony Hill and Three hundred acres Lying neere ffarnham Creek where John Peacock now liveth and Joyning to it wch I have entered in the Secretarys Office and desire that overseere of this my Will to Escheat the sd Land to my son Stephen. All the remaining part of his estate to his wife Ann and son Stephen and appoints them Executrix and Executor of his will. I do order and appoint my son Stephen be sent to Ireland to my father when he is five years old there to be Educated so long as his Grandfather shall think fitt and what I have given him to remain in the hands of his mother untill he comes to the age of seventeen security being given for it but in Case the said Stephen should dye before he comes to the age of seventeen what I have here given him to Come to his mother if she be then living but if not then to fall to my Eldest sisters Eldest son in Ireland. I do order and appoint my good friends Col. Wm. Loyd, Capt. Tho: Matthews and John Bayly to be my overseers in trust and to do their Endeavour to see that neither my Wife nor Child be wrong'd or abused either in Body or Estate.
      Wit. Jo BAYLY, WM BROCKENBEOUGH, ANDd : DUE. Page 42.
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      1663-1668 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 3; [Antient Press]; Page 1-2
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I ANN DEW as Administratrr upon the Estate of my Husband ANDREW DEW deced for certaine good and valluable consideracons moveing me thereunto doe give and make over unto my Children ANDREW & THOMAS all my Right Title & of foure head of Cattell (Vizt) one Pyed Cow of Eight years old being Cropt on both Eares wth: Stitt in the Right Eare and a peice cult slenting away from the left & one Browne Cow of foure yeare old being cropt on both eares with one underkeele upon the Right Eare and a hold cut through the left & one black heifer of two year old of the last Expressed marke & one Browne heifer of two years old of the same marke the said four cows & heiffers I the said Ann Dew doe freely & Volluntarily give & bestow upon & unto the aforesaid two children not distinguishing of the Cattle at present in relation to either of the Childrens particular Interest in them but the true and playne meaning of this Deed of Writing is that the before menconed Cattle may goe on together with all their Increase ffemale Upon both the childrens generall Acct. or propriety and the young cattle that Increase from them to be marked with their Fathers marke which the three last menconed Calfe Beares till such time the Children be of age to possess them & then yt: they with their increase be divided in three shares betwixt them in this maner (Vizt- that they be divided in three Several! shares and the Eldest Boy Andrew shall have one third parte and the other boy Thomas shall have two third partes because he hath noe land left him & if either of the Children should dye before they come of Lawfull age to enjoy the Cattle then the Longer liver of them two shall enjoy all & if they shall both happen to dye before they be of age Then the catle shall Returne both againe to my selfe or assns;and for the confirmacon whereof I have hereunto seu my hand and Seale this 12th day of July 1663 Test THO. LIDDELL Ann Dew
      DAVID THOMAS, JOHN oy FLOYD
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      1677-1678 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 6, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 10-15
      TO ALL XPIAN People to whom this prsent writing shall come I ANNE TOONE, Relict of JAMES TOONE. late of the County of Rappae: deced send Greeting, KNOW YEE that I the said ANNE TOONE as well for & in consideration of the Motherley love and natural! Affection wch I have & beare unto my Children hereafter to be named as alsoe for diverse other good causes & considerations mee at this prsent especially moving, have given & granted & by these presents doe give grant & confirme unto my said Children these several gifts & donations as they shall in this Deed be Exprest
      Imprs I give unto my Son, ANDREW DUE, one Muskett wch: formerly was his Fathers and one pewter Basin qy, about a Quart Stampd. wth the letter A
      Item one yoak of Steers of two years old or upwards
      Item one Iron pott qy, gallons & one pewter platter of) lb weight all these to be delivered to him when he shall have attained his age of twenty & one years
      Item I give unto my Sonn, THOMAS DUE, one Gunn called JOHN JACOBS gunn, one pewter platter of 5 lb, weight & one pr, of Steeres, to be delivered to him when he shall have attaianed his age of twenty & one yeares the said Steeres to be two yeares old or upwards
      Item I give unto my said Sonns, ANDREW & THOMAS, one feather bed, one Rugg, a paire of blankets & a paire of Sheetes wth: the bedsted whereon the said Bed now lyeth on & one large deale Chest bound wth: Iron plates equally to be divided betwixt them, but to be delivered into ANDREWs Custody when he hath attained the said age of one & twenty yeares & it it shall please God !that either of them shall die before that he have attained his said age of one & twenty yeares the Survivor to enjoy all whatsoever I have here given them or either of them but in case they should both die before they have attained heir said Age of twenty & one yeares, then I give all that I have before given them or either of them unto my Sonne, WILLIAM TOONE, to be delivered to him when he shall have attained his age of Twenty & one yeares
      Item I give unto my Sonne in Law, JAMES TOONE, one Red Shag'd rugg, one White coverlitt, one pr. of Sheetes, all which belong to the bed wch: his deced Father gave him
      Item one popler Bedsted, one MIdle Sizd, deale Chest, his Father's Rapier, one Pewter dish of 5 lb. weight, one Bell metle pott of 3 gallons & one Cow Calfe wth: all her increase all to be delivered to him when he shall have attained his age of twenty & one yeares And if it shall please God tht he die before he attain his said Age of one & twenty yeares I give all that I have given him to my Daughter, ANNE TOONE, to be delivered to her when she shall attaine her age of Sixteene yeares
      Item I give unto my Sonne, WILLIAM TOONE, one Steere of 3 yrs. old to be delivered to him when he shall be twenty & one yeares old, & in case he die before he shall have attained his said age of Twenty & one yeares I give all that of right belongs to him by virtue of this Deed of Gift to my Sonnes, KASTER & MARK TOONE, equally to be divided betwixt them & to be delivered to the said KASTER when he shall have attained the said age of Twenty & one yeares
      Item I give unto my Sonnes, KASTER & MARK TOONE, One feather bed & the Bedsted where it now lyeth, two Flock Boulsters, two white Coverlitts, one pr. of Sheetes & one pr of Steeres to be equally divided betwixt them when they shall both attaine theire ages of Twenty & one yeares but the same to be delivered to KESTER when he shall attaine his sd age of 21 yeares & the said Bed to be kept in good repaire by those that shall occupie the same during the time of their minorieties, And in case that either of them shall die before he have attained his said age of 21 yeares then the Survivor shall enjoy & be pssest wth: what I have here before given them or either of them, but in case both die before they have attained their said age as aforesaid then whatsoever belongs to them or either of them by virtue of this my Deed of Gift, I doe give the same unto my Son, JOHN TOONE, to be delivered to him when he shall be twenty & one yeares of age Item I give unto my Daughter, ANNE TOONE, one small feather bed & boulster, one paire of new White Blanketts, one pr. of Sheetes & one Oaken bedsted commonly called by the name of Mr. RIDERs Bedsted; & one new white Coverlitt, as alsoe one new trunk of 8 or 10 S, price, the said bed to be kept in good repaire by those that shall occupie the same during her minority & all to be delivered unto her when she shall have attaained her Age of Sixteen yeares; And if she shall happen to die before she attains her said age of Sixteene yeares then I give what of right belongs to her by this my Deed of Gift unto my Sonne, JOHN TOONE, to be delivered to him when he shall have attained his age of Twenty &one yeares
      Item I give unto my Sonne, JOHN TOONE, one red Cow called by the name of Violett, her left Eare slitt down the Midle & her right Eare cropt & a slitt in the Crop with all her female increase onely the second heifer of her increase I give unto my Daughter, ANNE & all the female Increase of the said Heiffer
      Item I give unto my aforesaid Sonne, JOHN TOONE, one Heiffer spotted wth: white spotts & commonly called or known by the name of Colla Heiffer & of the same mark wth: the aforementioend Cow Ciolett wth: all her female increase & one Steere of 3 yeares old or upwards. All these several donatives to be delivered to him when he shall have attained to his age of one & twenty yeares
      Item I give unto my Son, KESTER TOONE, one Cow, one Heiffer &one Cow Calfe, & all the female increase of them & every of them that said Cattle being marked as followeth A Swallow Fork on the right Eare & over keele & under keele on the left Eare cult Sharp wth: a peak, to be delivered to him the said KESTER when he shall attaine his age of one & twenty yeares & in case he shall die before he attaines his said age then I give the
      said Cattle & their increase to my Sonne, MARK TOONE, to be delivered to him when he shall attaine his age of one & twenty yeares
      Item I give unto my Sonn, MARK TOONE, three Cows & one Heiffer & all their female increase the said Cattle being marked as followeth: A cross and slitt on the right Eare & one undr. & one over keele on the left to be delivered to him when he shall have attained his age of one & twenty yeares & in case he die before he attaine his said age of one & twenty I give the said Catle & their Increase to my Sonn, KESTER, & in case they both happen to die before they attaine their said ages of Twenty & one yeares I give all that of right belongs to them or either of them unto my Sonn, JOHN TOONE, to be delivered to him when he shall have attained his age of one & twenty yeares
      I doe hereby ratifie and confirme all & every my said Gift & Gifts unto my said Children them & every of them as they are in this my Deed of Gift nominated & Exprest freely & quietly wthout any matter of Challenge Clayme or demand of me the said ANNE TOOLE or any other person or persons whatsoever for me & in my name by my Cause, meanes or procuremt. And in Testimony hereof I have hereunto sett my hand & Seale this 29th: day of May 1677
      Signed sealed & delivered in the ANN TOONE
      presence of us SAM. GRIFFIN, WM. WHEELER
      HENRY WILLSON, EDWARD GEFFERY,
      ROBERT SCOTT (By WIL: WHEELER)
      Memord, above the first line in the fifth Article these words (in Law) were Interlined before the signing sealing & delivery of these presents
      Recognitr in Cu Com Rappae. 6th die Junii 1677
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      1682-1686 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 7, Part I; [Antient Press]; Page 82-83
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I ANDREW DEW of Farnham Parish in the County of Rappa: doe for the naturall love and affection I bear to my Brother, THOMAS DEW, freely and volluntarily of my own accord give unto my said Brother One hundred acres of land lying and adjoyning to the Plantation where JOHN MASSY lived it being part of a Pattent of Three hundred acres taken up by or: Father, ANDREW DEW deceased, and the residue or major part of the said Pattent I doe sell and make over unto my Brother bounding as followeth from the head of a vally by or nigh the orchard fence and runing down the branch & along the branch as far as the land extends soe including all the land belonging to me on the South side of the branch the aforesaid hundred acres of land being included within these bounds, the residue in consideration of Two hundred acres to be made over to me lying in Freshes of Rappa: and made over by a Deed from my Father in Law, Mr. DOMINICK RICE to my Brother, THOMAS DEW, and to be made over to me in like manner, the aforesaid land to be holden by the aforesaid THOMAS DEW his heires forever with all rights & prevelidges the said THOMAS DEW paying the rents and services therein due In Witness whereof I have hereunto sett my hand and seale this 29th day of December 1683
      Signed Sealed and delivered in the presence of us
      WILL: BARBER, ANDREW DEW
      JOSEPH JEFFERSON
      Recognitr in Cur Com Rappa 2d die Janry. 1683 et recordatr xx6 die


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      1692-1694 Richmond Co VA Orders; Antient Press: (Page 1)
      - It is ordered that THOMAS BRYAN JUNR. be Constable the year ensueing in the stead of ANDREW DEW & that he do repaire to the next Justice of the Peace to be sworn accordingly
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      1694-1697 Richmond Co VA Orders; Antient Press: (Page 93)
      Richmond County Court 3rd of October 1695
      - Ordered that ANDREW DEW offitiate as Surveyor of the High Ways between TOTUSKEY and FARNHAM CREEKEs this next ensuing year
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      1697-1699 Richmond Co VA Orders; Antient Press: (Page 320)
      Richmond County Court 7th of July 1698
      - Judgment is granted to MARY TUNE against the Estate of JOHN TUNE deced in the hands of ANDREW DEW, Executor of the said JOHN, for Eighteen hundred and sixty pounds of tuba: in cask by Bill and Account, to be paid with cost of suit als. Exo.
      - Refferance is granted between WILLIAM BURNHAM Pit. and ANDREW DEW, Executor of JOHN TUNE deced. Deft. till next Court held for this County
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      1702-1704 Richmond Co VA Orders; Antient Press: (Page 243)
      Richmond County Court 2d of June 1703
      - Capt. CHARLES BARBER undertooke to oversee the cleareing and well ordering of the Highwayes for this ensueing yeare between CONSTABLES RUNN and TOTUSKEY CREEKE in the place and stead of ANDREW DEW
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      1705-1708 Richmond Co VA Deed Book 4; Antient Press: (Page 19)
      TO ALL CHRISTIAN PEOPLE to whome these presents shall come I THOMAS DEW of the Parish of NORTH FARNHAM in County of Richmond, Planter, send Greeting in our Lord God everlasting, KNOW YEE that I THOMAS DEW for divers good causes and considerations me hereunto moveing and especially in consideration of a tract of land whereon I now live being part of a Patent of Land taken up by my Father, ANDREW DEW deced, and conveyed to me by my Brother, ANDREW DEW, by a Deed bearing date xber. 20th 1683; wherein the said tract of land is mnre fully described and expressed do by these presents make over and confirme unto my aforesaid Brother, ANDREW DEW, of the Parish of NORTH FARNHAM in Richmond County his heires Two hundred acres of land part of a Devidend of Foure hundred and fifty acres sold by THOMAS GREENE unto MATHEW KELLEY and by said KELLEY conveyed to my Father in Law, Mr, DOMINICK RICE & by him conveyed to the aforesaid THOMAS DEW by an Instrument of Writing bearing date October the Sixteenth ano. Dom. 1679, which aforesaid two hundred acres of land are lying and nearest adjoyning to the land of one JOHN MEWES being in the aforesd. County of Richmond and Parish of Sittingburne, the Two hundred acres of land to be holden by ANDREW DEW his heires with all rites profitts & priviledges thereunto belonging In Wittnesse whereof I have hereunto sett my hand and seale this third day of Decembr: ano: Dora: 1705
      Signed sealed and delivered in presence of us
      WM. BRANDLEY, THOMAS DEW
      EDWARD WOOLLDRIDGE
      Acknowledged in Richmond County Court the 6th day of Febry. 1705 & recorded the 13th of the sd month and yeare Test J. SHERLOCK, CI Cur
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      1722-1724 Richmond Co VA Deed Order Book; Antient Press: (Page 121)
      Richmond County Court 2d of October 1723
      - DEW v HARRIS
      In the difference depending between ISHMAELL DEW and ANDREW DEW, Sons of ANDREW DEW, late of this County, deced., Petitioners and HUGH HARRIS, Deft., for the Petitioners's part of their Father's Estate in the hands of the Deft., both partys haveing last July Court entred into a Rule of Court to submit their difference to the determination of CHARLES BARBER, Gent., pursuant to which Order CHARLES BARBER haveing made his Report and their appearing due from the Estate of ANDREW DEW deced. to each of the Petitioners eighteen pounds, nineteen shillings and two pence halfpenny, five hundred eighty pounds of tobacco and each a bed and furniture, it is therefore ordered that HUGH HARRIS pay out of the Estate of the deceased to each of the Petitioners the sum of eighteen pounds, nineteen shillings and two pence half penny, five hundred eighty pounds of tobacco and each a bed and furniture with costs of suit als exo

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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=213&last=&g_p=G3&co llection=NN Grant
      Title Dew, Andrew.
      Publication 6 January 1708.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Richmond County.
      Description: 302 acres adjoining land of Charles Snead, John Barker, Lane, and said Dew.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 3, 1703-1710, p. 213 (Reel 288).
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=38&last=&g_p=G4&col lection=NN Grant
      Title Dew, Andrew.
      Publication 26 July 1711.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Richmond County.
      Description: 78 acres adjoining land of Robert Bedwell, Andrew Dew, the heirs of Wm. Tune, and land of Capt. Barbar.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 4, 1710-1712 , p. 38 (Reel 289).
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=35&last=&g_p=G4&col lection=NN Grant
      Title Tune, Mark.
      Publication 13 July 1711.
      Gen. note "This deed should have been in the following page.".
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Richmond County.
      Description: 289 acres adjoining Thomas Griffin, Austin Brockenbury, Andrew Dew, and said Tunes land.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 4, 1710-1712 , p. 35 (Reel 289).
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=46&last=&g_p=G4&col lection=NN Grant
      Title Barrow, Edward.
      Publication 28 August 1711.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Richmond County.
      Description: 50 acres between the land of Andrew Dew, Clothworker, Harrison, and Edward Barrow.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 4, 1710-1712 , p. 46 (Reel 289).
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=125&last=&g_p=G5&co llection=NN Grant
      Title Morton, John, Jr.
      Publication 8 March 1715/1716.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Richmond County.
      Description: 200 acres beounded by his own lands and the lands of Dew, Snead, Boneham, and Allen Montjoy.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 5, 1713-1719, p. 125 (Reel 289).
      Recorded survey available. Northern Neck Grants No.5 1713-1719. (reverse).
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