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

Thomas Smith

Male Bef 1640 - 1680  (> 40 years)

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  • Name Thomas Smith 
    Born Bef 1640  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Jan 1679/80  Old Rappahannock County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I071696  Tree1
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2019 

    Family Elizabeth MNU Smith,   d. Aft 1680, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Bef 1671  Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F46302  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Old Rappahannock Co VA Deed & Will Book 6, Part I - 1677-1678; Antient Press: pg 147-149
      IN THE NAME OF GOD Amen. I THOMAS SMITH of the County of RAPPAH, being very sick and Weak but in perfect sence and memory doe make my last Will and Testament and first I will & bequeath my Soule to Almighty God hoping for Remission of all my Sinns by the merrits of Jesus Christ
      Item. I give to my Sonne, JOHN, my Long Gunn & Shot bag, two Cows & two heifers & two calves which are his own propperty and two Sows which are his own and halfe my Devident of land lying on the South West side
      Item. I give to my Sonne, THOMAS, the other halfe of my land on the North East side of my Devident and my short gun & a sow & one pied Heiffer & her Calfe
      Item I give to my daughter ELIZABETH, one heiffer
      Item I give to my Daughter, SARAH, two Sow Shoates
      Item I give to my two Daughters one black Stone horse to be sold to buy them Catle and each of them one iron pott.
      Item I give to my welbeloved Wife one Featherbed, two Blankets & a Rug, one Boulster & two Pillows and one Iron pott, and all the rest of my household goods which I have not already disposed of
      Item I make my Loveing Friend, JOHN CHENEY, Overseere in Trust of this my last Will & Testament as witness my hand & Seal this 20th of November 1678
      FRANCES her mke. STAFFORD
      I RICHARD BROOK and FRANCES STAFFORD doth publish and declare that we did see THOMAS SMITH Signe and Seale this within mentioned Will. RICHARD BROOKS being aged bout one and forty yeares of age and FRANCES STAFFORD aged forty five or thereabouts, as Witness our hands this 25 day of November 1679.
      The persons above were sworne before me the day and yeare above mentioned
      HEN: SMITH
      Probate: p Sacrament et Recordatr. xxith Die Januarii Ano 1679
      pp, Maii 1680
      Old Rappahannock Co Va Deed Book 5, Part I - 1672-1674; Antient Press: page 10-11
      KNOW ALL MEN that I WILLIAM HODGKINS of the County of Rappa. doe for the love I bare to my God Child ELIZABETH SMITH Daughter of THOMAS SMITH and SARAH his Wife freely give and bequeath unto the said ELIZABETH SMITH her heirs and assignes forever one red Heifer now in the Custody of THOMAS SMITH marked on the right Ear with one under keele and a hole on the left eare wth an upper keele and a hole to have & to hold the sd Heifer with hir increase to him and his heirs forever. WILLIAM HODGKIN
      Old Rappahannock Co Va Deed Book 5, Part I - 1672-1674; Antient Press: pg 21
      KNOW ALL MEN that we THOMAS and SARAH SMITH of the County of Rappa. for us our heirs fur a valuable consideration already in hand paid by RICHARD BROOKS of the same County doe by these presents sell unto the said RICHARD BROOKES all our rights and interest of a parcell of land containing fifty acres being part of the Devident where the sd THOMAS & SARAH now live upon which said parcel! of land is so bounded as followeth begining at a corner tree by the WHITE MARSH being Hicory thence No. East to a corner white Oak the breadth to be proportionable from each tree unto the Devident where the said THOMAS live To have and to hold the aforesaid tract of land to him the said RICHARD BROOKES his heirs and assignes for ever wth all proffits and easements with all woods and waters in as large and effectual! manner as it is granted us by the Right Honble the Governor engaging ourselves that the sd RICHARD BROOKES shall have every part and parcell of the aforesaid land peaceably without the molestation of any person that shall lay any just claim thereunto and to acknowledge this Deed in Court being at any time thereunto required In Testimony of the same we have put our hands and Seals this 23 of March 1671/2
      Recognit in Cur Com Rappa primis die May 1672

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