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

Hannah Cooper

Female 1614 - Aft 1674  (> 61 years)

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  • Name Hannah Cooper 
    Born 1614  Rippon, York, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1674  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I073717  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2021 

    Father Family Cooper 
    Family ID F32765  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Robert Hewitt,   b. 18 Nov 1601, Normanton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1644, Chicacoan Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married Bef 1633  Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
     1. John Hewitt,   b. Abt 1633,   d. 20 Jul 1658, Yeocomico, Northumberland County, Virginia - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years)
     2. Elizabeth Hewitt,   b. 1633, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1673/74, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F15652  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Hugh Lee,   b. 1609, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between May and Dec 1660, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1645  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F12122  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 William Price,   b. Bef 1632,   d. Bef Dec 1668, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 36 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1660  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F33402  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

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      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber B, 10 Jan 1664, Page 396
      Mr. William Hollingsworth demands warrant against William Price and Hanna Price, his wife, relict of Hugh Lee, dec'd, action of debt of 1532# of tobacco
      Charles County Court and Land Records, Volume 1 page 398-401 Liber B - January 1664/5
      William Hollingsworth, Plt. by his atty. William Calvert, Esq.; William and Hanna Price, as relict of Hugh Lee, dec'd, Def.; plaintiff petitions the court that this case for debt of 1532# of tobacco has been delayed and payment has not been satisfied; defendants claim they are not liable for the debts of Hugh Lee, decd; Esq. Calvert alleges that the plaintiff had at his going home for England last year given all his bills to be recorded to the clerk of the Provincial Records and that some of his, the said Calvert's, had been lost; request Mr. Humphery Warren of Poynton be swon before a jury; granted; Warren swore in open court to deliver the truth of his knowledge in this business to the way which he to them did as they affirmed; jury impaneled as follows:

      Mr. Humphery Warren, foreman; John Cage, Francis Wine, Thomas Baker, Richard Dod, John Douglas, Ignatius Causeene, George Harris, John Lambert, Thomas Allonson, Nicholaus Emerson, Thomas Allcoke Mr. Henry Adames, judge of the court, demanded each juror be polled; before giving a verdict the jury demanded order of payment for 30# tobacco per man; granted; plaintiff non-suited and to pay costs; not having proved debt by specialty; [Court costs listed]

      Court Adjourned till 11 Jan 1664, 8 o'clock in the morning
      Hannah Lee of St. Mary's, widow, appoints her servant William Price as her attorney to collect all sums of money owed her in St. Mary's and Charles Counties; 8 Sep 1662; /s/ Hannah Lee (mark); wit. Anne Land (mark), Samuell Cooper
      first husband was Robert hewitt
      1650-1652 Deed-Will Book Northumberland Co Va; Antient Press: Pg 69
      Att a Court held for the County of Northumberland the 20th of Novem: 1651
      KNOW ALL MEN by these pr:sents that I MATTHEW RHODON for the consideracon of Twenty shillings of current English money in hand received have sold and delivered & by these presents doe sell & deliver to HANNAH LEE one Cow Calfe about eight months old the collor browns cropt on the right eare a peece taken out above ye yeare and a small peece taken out on the uppside of the left eare; To have & to hold the said Cow Calfe for her mime Property & Chattels both her & her increase and I doe bind my heires &c. to defend &c. said Sale from the claime of any p:son or p'sons whatsoever, And I the aforesaid HANNAH LEE doe by these presents give bequeath & deliver the aforesaid MATTHEW RHODEN for the use of his Daughter, HANNAH RHODEN, the aforesaid Cow Calfe to keepe with all the female increase till ye time as the said HANNAH RHODEN shalbe 16 yeares of age or at the day of marriage; And if the said HANNAH RHODEN dye before she come to the age the said stocke shall desend to the next Childe of MATTHEW RHODON & ELIZABETH his Wife, To the confirmation of the aforesaid premisses we have caused this Bill of Sale to be made betweene our hands this 3th day of Novem: 1651
      Signed Sealed & delivered in the presence of us
      the mke. of GEO: NOTT, HANNAH LEE her marke
      the mke, of M. WALKER MATTHEW RHODON
      1658-1662 Deed & Will Book Northumberland Co Va; Antient Press: Pg 33-34
      IN YE NAME OF GOD Amen. I SAMPSON COOPER late of RIPPIN in the County of YORKE in England, Alderman, being weake in body but in p:fect memory praised be God doe make & ordaine this to be my last Will & Testamt. as followeth;
      First, I doe bequeath my Soule to God who gave it me and my body to the Earth from whence it came, desireing to have xpian & decent buriall in the Land of Coll. JOHN TRUSSELL & in his burying place;
      Itm, I desire that my loveing Freinds, Major GEORGE COLCLOUGH and JOHN TRUSSELL both of this County of Northumberland in Virginia to be Overseers of this my Will and that they ( ) pleased to take care of my Sonne, SAMUELL COOPER, after my decease, and alsoe of all such goods that doth belong unto me and that all such debts that they shall find to be due & belong unto me in this Country of Virginia I desire that they use their utmost endeavours from time to time to receive into their custody & send it for England ( ) all goods & wares as is at present by me ( ) sold to the best advantage excepting those Guifts ( ) that I given out of them; Allsoe it is my ( ) Son. SAMUELL be sent for England this next ( ) & every with him all such sumes of ( ) received, and when hee, my Sonne ( ) that then hee bind himselfe an Apprentice ( ) COCKE SILBEMAN at the Signe of ( ) Poultry at LONDON; Allsoe my ( ) COOPER & Mr. JOHN CONYERS of ( ) and with Mr. COCKEs and that ( ) of that tobaccoes tht ( ) England; allsoe it is my ( ) Sonne SAMUELL shall ( ) these my Overseers ( ) and that HUGH LEE ( ) nor have ought to ( ) Collony nor any part ( );
      First, I give & bequeath unto ( ) acres & a halfe ( ) place called ( ) PALGRAVE;
      Item. I doe give untomy ( ) medow land at MANDLAN ( ) the CHAPPELL being about ( ) Item. I give mor( ) of meddow land that I bought of mr. EDWARD WRIGHT and his Brother, NICHOLAS, & of MILES SMITH, it being three roode joyning to the former five acres & a halfe;
      Item. One roode more I give unto my Sonne, JONATHAN, lately in the occupacon of Alderman WARWICYE. & one roode more I give unto him in the same feild neare thereunto LEONARD PICKESGILL path the same quantity of ground, one roode lying upon the South side of mine & his butteth upon Mr. JEFFERSONs on the West, for this roode & the former three roodes up the acre for JONATHAN in SWILLINGINGS;
      Item. I give unto JONATHAN, my Sonne, more one little close neare unto Mr. JENNINGS his house, neare unto a Lane called the PREST-LANE, now in the occupacon of THOMAS DAY which close I bought of FRANCIS PLUMLAND & THOMAS his Sonne
      Item. I give unto SAMUELL & JONATHAN, my Sonnes, the House garden & Orchard at ALHAWES GATE in RIPPEN with all the appurtenances thereto belonging, joyntly severally, desireing God to blesse them and that they may both agree & serve the Land; Item. I give unto my Wife, BRIDGETT, the full & utmost some of my house & land which can be made of it during her naturall life desireing my Wife & my Children to see all my due debts paid unto every man, which is no great summes
      Item. I doe give unto Mr. GEORGE COLCLOUGH my best paire of shues with silver & ( ) fringe.
      Item. I doe give unto Colo. JOHN TRUSSELL my best sute of clothes of Spanish Cloth, the Coate ( 1 trimed with silke & gold buttons;
      Item. I doe give unto Mr. JOHN ROGERS & to Mr. WM: PRESLY, each of them, a paire of Cordevant gloves perfumed;
      Item. I doe give unto Mr. DAVID LINDSAY, Minister, a Booke called r( ) Master( ) peice
      Item. I doe give to WILLIAM BEDLAM ( ) landlord two shirts which be not bound at the wrists
      Item I doe give unto his Wife, ELIZABETH, a ( ) pin, (?hisknett) standing in the roome Item. I doe give unto young WILLIAM ( ) six paires of handstrings, 3 paire of one sort ( ) paire of another, And the like quantity of hand ( ) I give to HANNAH FRANLIN, I doe alsoe give to THOMAS BALDRIDGE one paire of old black Britches ( ) that my two Sonnes, SAMUELL & JONATHAN ( ) Wife, BRIDGETT, be Executors joyntly of this my ( ) and that Mr NICHOLAS KITCHIN & Mr. ANTHONY ( ) Aldermen be Overseers of my two Sonnes & ( ) Vizt., with my loveing Freind, Mr. COCKE of ( ), and concerning the Wares that he be in ( ) in Mr, BRENT WHITEs custody or in any place ( ) be called in & made sale of to the most ( ) p:duce put forth for the good of my ( ) & that to be equally devided when ( and after two yeares that my Sonne, ( ) of my good Freind, Mr. COCKS, ( ) Sonne, a Master, ( ) that now I weare on my finger to ( ), alsoe it is my Will that Major GEO. ( ); ( ) TRUSSELL & my Sonne, SAMUELL ( ) Estate in the Country of Virginia ( ) administracon they use all lawfull ( ) debts in this Collony & to send ( ) for England with my sonne, SAMUELL ( ) & the rest that shalbe left in ye ( ) home the yeare following as they shall ( ) order from my Wife & Overseers in England, To ratify & aprove of all this my Will I have to the truth put to my hand & seale this 1th day of August Ano: Dom: 1659 Signed sealed & delivered in the pr:sence of us
      WILLIAM BEDLAM, SAMPSON COOPER, his marke ye Seale
      THO. HASELLRIDGE his marke
      HANNAH FRANKLIN her marke,
      This 12th of August 1659 was two words interlined by the appointment of SAMPSON COOPER that is to say, lately & my Land Lord, which day above written Mr. SAMPSON COOPER d id sett his hand againe to this Will being in better memory then day before & it was againe witnessed by these p:sons
      the marke of THOS HASELLRIDGE
      20th February 1659, This Will was proved in open Court to be the last Will &Testamt of the sd SAMPSON COOPER by the oathes of WILLIAM BEDLAM & THOMAS HASELLRIDGE. and the Will is recorded
      1658-1662 Deed & Will Book Northumberland Co Va; Antient Press: Pg 37
      To all &c. Whereas &c., Now knowe yee that I the said SAMUELL MATHEWS Esqr. &c,. give & grant unto Mr. HUGH LEE 1100 acres of land in POTOMACK FRESHES above PUSCATOWAY on the Westward side of the River, bounding Easterly upon the POTOMACK RIVER, Southerly upon the Land called Mr. CLAIEs Land & running Northerly alonge the River from CLAY 275 poles WEsterly from the River parallel to Mr. CLAY 640 poles into the Woods; the sd. Land being due unto the sd, HUGH LEE by & for the transportacon of 22 p:sons; To have & to hold &c., yeilding &c., Dated ( )th July 1657, Vera Copia Test THO: BRERETON
      KNOWE ALL MEN by these pr:sents that I HUGH LEE with the consent of my Wife. SARAH LEE for the love I beare my Cozen, SAMUELL COOPER, doe freely give & sett over all my right of the 1100 acres of land within menconed due to me by Pattent; To have & to hold the sd. Land as his owne proper goods for ever to him the sd. COOPER his heires or assignes: In Confirmation thereof of the pr:misses wee have hereunto sett our hands and seales this ( ) of Aprill 1660
      HUGH LEE
      HANNAH LEE her mke.
      20th April 1660. This Deed was acknowledged in Court by HUGH LEE & RICHARD FLYNT, Attorney of HANNAH, the Wife of the said HUGH LEE, and is recorded
      I doe freely give my consent to my Husband's ( ) in the Freshes of POTOMACK to my ) COOPER and I doe authorize you to ( ) my behalfe & request you to doe soe ( ) very loveing Freind HANNAH LEE her marke
      20th April 1660, This Lre. of Attorney was recorded
      1661 Maryland. Transported "long before 1651": Hannah LEE, of Chicacone (VA)widow of Robert HEWETT, now wife of Hugh LEE, mother in law of Matthew RHODEN. Skordas, Early Settlers of Maryland.
      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://www.mdarchives.state.md.us/megafile/msa/speccol/sc2900/sc2908/00000 1/000049/html/am49--222.html
      URL title: Proceedings of the Provincial Court, 1663-1666 Volume 49, Page 222
      Note: Liber B B
      That upon the 11th Augt 1659 Sampson Cooper maketh his last will and Testament and Constituteth Major George Coiclough Collonell Jno Trussell Ouerseers of his will and to take Care of his sonn Samuell and of his debts here in Virga willeth that during his Sonn Samuell's stay in this Country he in noe wise Liue att Hugh Lees howse nor that the said Hugh Lee meddle wth any part of his Estate and Constitutes his two Sonns Samuell & Jonathan Cooper, Bridgett wife to the testator, Executors Mr Nicholas Ketchmade & Anthony Branthwayte to bee Ouerseers of his two Sonns and this will wth Mr Cooke of London Silkman, And that Major George Colclough and Samuell Cooper administer of all his Estate in Virga and recouer Debts and send for England as by his will more att large appeareth. Now soe it is may it please yor Honors the said Hugh Lee hauing in his life time an intent to defraud the said Cooper not only of the twenty thowsand pounds of tobaccoe awarded him by the Arbitrators aforesaid, but allsoe of the specialty of flue hundred pounds sterling aforemenconed and all other debts due to the said Cooper to the uallue of 8000th tob: and other Goodes as will appeare by the Inuentory to the Court of Northumberland in Virga exhibited, And Surreptitiously Seizes takes and Caryes away a trunke of writeings and Goods belonging to the saide Sampson Cooper decd and left in the Possession of Mary Trussell whereby yor Orator is left remediless in the law, unles releiued by this honble Court for which unjust and illegall proceedings of the said Lees hee was by warrt brought before Mr John Rogers one of the Commrs of Northumberland County in Virga to giue security to answere the law And att a Court held for the said County of Northumberland 21th May 1660, It was Ordered that the sherriffe forthwith take bond of the said Lee with sufficient security for his appearance before the Gouernor and Councell of Virga to answere his aforesaid Crime, att which time the said Lee puts in for his security Richard fflint and John Hayne of the said Collony who were accepted and allowed by the Court but neuer made his appearance flying from the Justice of that Collony into this Prouince and moreouer Contrary to the last will and Testamt of the said Cooper procures Letters of Administracon in this Prouince and Administers upon the said Estate, and soon after dyes Whereupon Hannah Lee the Relict of the said Hugh Lee upon the 25th of December Admters upon the Estate of the said Hugh Lee her deceased husband, and marryes William Price agt whome as well as the said Hannah Lee his wife yor Orator humbly prayes Writt of Subpa that as well the said Hannah as the said William Price her husband may sett out upon Oath what bonds or other writings they now att this time haue or att any time heretofore had belonging to the Estate of the said Sampson Cooper as also what Contracts Couenants or agreemt passed betweene the said Hugh Lee and the said Cooper in theire life times that the Letters of Admcon to the said Hugh Lee granted of the Estate of the said Sampson Cooper be reuoked and other Letters of Admcon granted to yor Oratr of his said ffathers Estate according to the tenor of his ffathers will hee being the only Suruiuor of the prsons therein willed to Administer upon the debts &c in this part of the world and that the said Price may bee obleiged to deposite in the handes of this honble Court as well the 200000lb tob: due by the award aforesaid as alsoe the said Sume of 8oooth tob: due for debts and Goods illegally by the said Lee Conueyed out of the hands of Mary Trussell aforesaid And yor Orator shall pray &c
      Northumberland County Record Book 1652 -1658: ©Peter's Row - 2002
      [page 82 R]
      Temp. Bradshawe her confirmation of cattle to Robert Bradshawe.
      Whereas at the parting and dividing of cattle [----] the
      month of September in the year 1653 between [-.--] and
      Robert Bradshawe there was left unto the said [---] two
      cows and two heifers whereof one heifer [---] dead the
      cattle that are alive (vizt) the one being [-] cow marked
      [----] the cow and heifer being both [-] colored brown
      and mealy mouthed and all marked with a [----] fork on the
      right ear and a half moon under both [-]
      Now know you that I Temperance Bradshawe [-]
      and relict of John Bradshawe deceased do for me [-----] .
      heirs; extrs, admtrs and assignees comfirm unto the [---]
      Robert Bradshaw his heirs, extrs, admtrs or assignees [-----]
      all the cattle aforesaid with their increase and do forever
      disclaim any right title or interest [---] lor any of my heirs
      extrs etc. have or here [-----] claim to the said cattle or any
      of their increase [-----] I do bind myself my heirs etc. to
      acknowledge [--] premisses in the County Court In
      witness whereof I hereunto set my hand. this 22nd day of
      October 1655.
      signum Temperance Bradshawe
      Witness - R. Flynt, Thomas Walker his mark
      20th May 1656, This writing was acknowledged in
      court by the said Temperance and is recorded.
      Northumberland County Record Book 1652 -1658: ©Peter's Row - 2002
      [Page 83 R]
      Mrs. Hannah Lee her bill of sale to Margarett Bashaw for a heifer.
      Know all men by these presents that I Hannah Lee of
      the County of Northumberland have for valuable of four
      hundred pounds of tobacco in hand received [-----] sold and
      delivered and by these presents do sell and deliver [-----]
      Margarett Bashaw one black heifer commonly known by the
      name of, "Tines heifer" of about fourteen months [----]
      both ears cropt and slit, To have and to hold the aforesaid
      heifer as her own proper goods forever and I the said
      Hannah Lee do bind myself my heirs, extrs, admtrs and
      assignees to defend the sale of the said heifer and her
      increase from the claim of any person or persons
      whatsoever. In confirmation whereof I have caused this bill
      of [-----] be made, witness my hand and seal the first day of
      [----] 1656.
      The mark of Hannah Lee
      Signed sealed and delivered in the presence of;
      Dan. Roberts
      John Wood
      20th May 1656, This bill of sale was recorded.
      Northumberland County Record Book 1652 -1658: ©Peter's Row - 2002
      Mrs. Lee her gift to John Hayles.
      These presents witnesseth that I Hannah Lee of
      Chickacone for the affection and good will I bear· to John
      Hayles have freely given and by these presents do freely
      give the said John Hayles and his heirs forever one cow calf
      fallen this present year, calved by a cow called, "Mag Pie"
      named, "Damesell" being cropt of both ears and under
      keeled of both ears and a slit down the right ear, to have and
      to hold the said calf with her female increase forever and the
      male increase that shall or may fall from the said cow calf or
      her increase to appertaine and belong unto my loving
      husband Hugh Lee untill the said John Hayles shall attain to
      the age of one and twenty years and I the said Hannah Lee
      do warrent the said calf and her increase as aforesaid unto
      the said John Hayles and his heirs forever from any person
      or persons that shall or may lay claim there unto. In witness
      whereofI have here unto set my hand and seal this fifth day
      of May anno 1657. Interlined before the signing and
      delivering of the said presents.
      The mark of Hannah Lee
      Sealed signed and delivered in the presence of;
      Daniell Roberts
      The mark of Thomas Goodale
      20th May 1657, this gift was acknowledged in court by
      Daniel Roberts attorney of Mr. Hugh Lee attorney of the
      said Hannah Lee and is recorded
      Northumberland County Record Book 1652 -1658: ©Peter's Row - 2002
      [Page 139 L]
      Hugh Lee's letter of attorney to his wife.
      Know all men by these presents that 1Hugh Lee of
      Chichacone do constitute appoint and ordain my loving wife
      Hannah Lee my true and lawfullattorney to' ask demand sue
      tor any debt or debts to me belonging and to act do perform
      all manner of business of mine or belonging to me during
      my absence or which appearetht to with or against me and I
      do hereby give my said attorney as full power as any
      attorney mayor can have; giving also my said attorney may
      or can have, giving also my said attorney full power to make
      one attorney or more as she shall see good, binding myself
      by these presents that what my attorney shall act or due
      lawfully for me or on my behalfto make it as authorise as if
      1 my self were personally present engaging myself to make
      good and ratify the same as witness my hand and seal this
      eighteenth ofJanuary 1657.
      Hugh Lee
      Signed sealed and delivered in the presence of;
      James Cade .
      David Roberts
      Pat. Knight
      13th February 1657~the letter of attorney was recorded
      Northumberland County Record Book 1652 -1658: ©Peter's Row - 2002
      [Page 146 L]
      The deposition ot Capt. Wm. Whittington aged 37
      years or thereabouts sworn, saith that your depondent being
      at Midleburgh in Zealand was there required by Mr. Richard
      Wright to go along with him to Flushing and coming there
      your depondent and the said Wright went to a tavern where
      we met with one Mrs. Lee (as he called her) and he the said
      Mr. Wright demanded of her a certain sum of money for
      freight of tobacco, where upon she answered that if she did
      not pay him there, he knew well enough where to be paid,
      then he answered again, I do not know where it should be
      paid but here for here my money is due, then she answered
      she would on the morrow following come to him to
      Midleburgh to make an end (or words to that purpose) three
      days after we went to Midleburgh again to look the said
      Mrs. Lee and meeting with her brother he told us that she
      was gone for England and further saieth not. This was in the
      month of August or there abouts, witness my hand this 14th
      of May 1658.
      Wm. Whittington
      Sworn before us the day above said,
      John Stringer
      Wm. Kendall
      26th May 1658, this deposition was recorded.
      1662-1665 Order Book Northumberland Co Va; Antient Press: Pg 317
      Northumberland County Court 8th of September 1662
      - Whereas HUGH LEE, deced., did owe & stand indebted unto Mr. THOMAS BRERETON in the summe of 482 lbs, of tobco and caske for Clerkes fees. the Court doth therefore order yt: HANNAH LEE. ye Widdow & Relict of the sd. HUGH LEE, satisfie the sd. debt unto the sd. Mr. BRERETON or assignes by ye first of 9ber: next
      1662-1666 Deed & Will Book Northumberland Co Va; Antient Press: Pg 92
      KNOW ALL MEN by these pr:sents that I HANNAH LEE, Admrx. of HUGH LEE, late of ST. MARIES deced., have made & appointed my trusty & welbeloved Freind, JAMES CLAUGHTON, of CHICACONE in Virginia to be my true & lawfull Deputy Attorney & assigne irrevocable for mee in my name to ask. recover & receive all sumes of money & tobacco as are due to mee the sd. HANNAH in Virginia aforesd., by virtue of the sd. Administratrixship all such sumes as aforesd. & conveyed in a List of Inventory bearing date ye 5th June past signed by the sd. CLAUGHTON to the sd. HUGH LEE granting unto my said Attorney my full power in the premisses for the recovery of ye same, Attorney or Attorneyes one or more under him to make, & deliver any lawfull discharges for the same, and all & whatsoever my ed. Attorney shall lawfully doe in execucon of ye p:misses I doe hereby confirm. & establish the same firmly by these pr:sents as fully as Law will p:mitt, be that I my selfs might or could doe the same being then & there p:sonally p:sent; In Witnesse whereof I have hereunto sett my hand & seale this first day of January ano. Dom: 1661
      Sealed & delivered in ye pr:sence of
      MATHEW RHODEN, HANNAH LEE, her marke
      WM: PRICE
      10th Febr: 1662, This Lre. of Attorney was recorded
      1665-1669 Order Book Northumberland Co Va; Antient Press: Pg 41
      Northumberland County Court 8th of July 1668
      - Whereas ELIZABETH TYNGEY, HENRY HALL & GEORGE HUTTON were arrested to this Cort: at ye suite of HAN. LEE, Widdow, for her Thirds of lande now in ye tenure of ye sd. TYNGEY, HALL & HUTTON, ye sd. HANNAH failinge to prosecute duringe ye five yeares of her Widdow hood allowed her by ye Law, It is ordered yt: ye sd. HANNAH bee nonsuited & pay ye sd. TYNGEY, HALL & HUTTON each of them 50 lbs. of tobacco damage wth: costs
      1674-1677 Order Book Northumberland Co Va; Antient Press: Pg 220-221
      Northumberland County Court 3d of February 1674/5
      - Probate MRS. RHODUM's Will This day ye Nuncupative Will and Testament of MRS. ELIZABETH RHODUM was proved by the Oaths of HANAH LEE and ANNE GRAVES, witnesses to the Will and a Probate thereof granted Mr. ROBERT MASON on his Petition Executor of ye Will HANAH LEE aged about sixty yeares or thereabouts maketh Oath yt when MRS. ELIZABETH RHODUM lay upon her death bed asked her she would have her Estate proved of after her death which is as follows, That ROBERT MASON should be her Executor and Mr. JOHN COTANCEAU to be her Overseer and ye Estate to be divided between ye two younger Daughters, to say, SUSANNA and MARY equally according to her Husband's Will and that her younger Daughter should goe along with her Syster, SUSAN and that Mr. JOHN COTANCEAU to be Overseer of her younger Daughter, MARY, and that she gave to her Daughter, SUSAN, her wearing apparrell and one good ringe to her Daughter, SUSANNA, and one other good ringe to her Daughter, MARY. sign HANAH LEE
      ANNE GRAVES aged thirty yeares or thereabouts affirmeth ye same
      ANNE GRAVES, mkr.
      - ROBERT MASON's Comm of Admon A Commission of Administration with a Will annexed is granted Mr.. ROBERT MASON of ye Estate of MRS. ELIZABETH RHODUM deced., he giving caution according to Law
      - Appraisers appoynted to appraie ye Estate of MRS. ELIZABETH RHODUM Capt. JOHN MOTTROM, Mr. MARKE OWENS. Mr. ROBERT SECH and Mr. WILLIAM REYNE are appointed to appraise the Estate of MRS. ELIZABETH RHODUM, deced., the 28th of this Instant being sworne by ye next Justice of the Peace
      1674-1677 Order Book Northumberland Co Va; Antient Press: Pg 236
      Northumberland County Court 18th of August 1675
      - Mr. KENNER agt HANAH LEE
      Mr. RICHARD KENNER being arrested to this Court at ye suite of MRS. HANAH LEE and noe cause of action appeareing, a non suite is granted RICHARD KENNER agt MRS HANAH LEE with costs als Exo.

      === Hannah Lee
      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 4; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 351
      MR. HUGH LEE, 1100 acs. in Petomeck freshes above Puscatoway, on the Wwd. side of the river, bounding Sly. upon Mr. Claies land, Nly. along the river & parallel to Mr. Cley. 15 July I657, p. II4, (170). Trans. of 22 persons: Jonathan Marrow, Mary Marrow, Dorithy Marrow, Wm. Browne, Wm. Hanniver, Geo. Wilson, Hannah Lee, Mr. David Linsey, Anne Murrall, Joshua Esto, Anne Moore, Junr., Anne Moore, Senr., Dan Lile, Jno. Carr, Eliz. Parry, Mary Harris, Eliz. Hardinge, Mary Barkinton, Anne Murrall, Joshua Estoe, Wm. May, Rob. Smart.

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