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

Philip Smith

Male 1695 - 1743  (48 years)


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  • Name Philip Smith 
    Born 1 Jun 1695  Purton, Abingdon Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Jul 1743  Wicomico Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I072710  Tree1
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2020 

    Father John Smith,   b. 1662, Purton, Abingdon Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1698, Purton, Abingdon Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Mother Mary Warner,   b. Abt 1665, "Warner Hall" Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1700, Purton, Abingdon Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Married 17 Feb 1679/80  Purton, Abingdon Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14924  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Matthews,   b. 8 Jan 1694/95, York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1742, Wicomico Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 46 years) 
    Married 19 Feb 1710/11  Petsworth Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Baldwin Matthews Smith,   b. Abt 1714, Petsworth Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1761, Northumberland County, Virginia - Admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years)
     2. Elizabeth Smith,   b. Abt 1718, Petsworth Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bedford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Mary Smith,   b. Bef 1720, Petsworth Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1750, Cabin Point, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 32 years)
     4. Mildred Smith,   b. 1725, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1751, St. Mary's White Chapel, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     5. Susannah Smith,   b. Bef 1726, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 27 Sep 1804, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 79 years)
     6. Sarah Smith,   b. 28 Dec 1732, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 25 Jun 1803, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 71 years)
     7. Jane Smith,   b. Abt 1736, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 25 Jun 1803, Goochland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years)
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2020 
    Family ID F03635  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Hannah Shapleigh,   b. 2 Oct 1690, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1743, Fleets Bay, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 16 Sep 1742  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2020 
    Family ID F15055  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The Smiths of Virginia; Wm. and Mary Qrtly., Vol. 4, No. 1
      Transcribed by Kathy Merrill for the USGenWeb Archives Special Collections Project

      Philip Smith inherited "Fleet's Bay" in Northumberland Co.
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      1713-1749 Wills-Admin Northumberland Co Va, (Lewis & Booker): Page 234
      Smith Philip, gent. of Wicoccomocca Parish W. 25 May 1743---W. P. 11 July 1743
      Daughter Mary, wife of Jesse Ball gent-five pounds current money, in full of her.part of my estate as I have given her a sufficient fortune.
      Five daughters Mildred, Elizabeth,Sarah, Jane,and Susannah, each, two hundred pounds sterling and one feather bed and plain furiture to be paid them as they attain the age of twenty one or day of marriage-
      if either of them--should die before they attain the age of twenty one or marries her legacy shall belong to the survivors of the said daughters to be provided for and maintained by my son Baldwin Matthews Smith till they become entitled to their fortunes suitable to their estate and degree, without any deductions out of their legacy..
      I have given my son a letter to Mrs. Dickey, to let her know that I would make my son worth more than two thousand pounds with his estate at York, which on account of his having Mrs Pany Burg's he will be entitled at my decease. My son is to pay the legacies to my aforesaid daughtes, and my wench Peg to be set free.
      Rest of my estate both real and personal to my son Baldwin Matthews Smith and his heirs.
      Brother Augustine Smith, nephew John Smith, and my son Baldwin Matthews Smith, executors.
      Son-in-law jesse Ball, and friend Thomas Edwards, trustees
      To each of my executor's and trustees-a mourning ring.
      Witness Charles Copedge Junr Thomas Clement Samuel Hamilton and Thomas Selevent.
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      1713-1749 Wills-Admin Northumberland Co Va, (Lewis & Booker): Page 101
      Airs,Thomas,est.adm.by Capt.Phillip Smith 20 March 1722/23

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