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

William Crouch

Male Abt 1707 - 1769  (~ 62 years)


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  • Name William Crouch 
    Born Abt 1707  Hamilton Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 May 1769  Prince William County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I075274  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 

    Father John Crouch,   b. Bef 1687,   d. Bef 1740, Hamilton Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 53 years) 
    Family ID F33825  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane MNU Crouch,   b. Hamilton Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1740 and 1769, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Hamilton Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jacob Crouch,   b. Abt 1727, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John Crouch,   b. Abt 1730, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1815, Washington County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F21507  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Prince William County, Virginia Order Book 1769-1771
      Wills, Inventories, Estate Accounts, Estate Bonds, Guardian Accounts
      and Bonds, and Miscellaneous references found in Prince William
      County, Virginia Order Book 1769-71
      Page 57.
      August 7, 1769
      Inventory of Samuel Stone.
      Inventory of William Crouch dec.
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      1738-RENT ROLLS - Prince William County, VA
      Crouch, William
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      http://patriot dot net/~crouch/0thers/wmfx.html

      Prince William County, Virginia records on William Crouch, his father John Crouch and his son Jacob Crouch
      A Crouch Family Heritage Association Family Tree page

      Information copied from material from Mrs. L. M. Crouch, Jr., 909 East Pearl Street, Harrisonville MO 64701 with ltr dtd 29 May 1990 to Glenn Crouch. Appeared in Crouch Family Researcher, Glenn Crouch, editor

      The persons appearing in these records are John Crouch who was granted land in Stafford County in 1709, his son William Crouch, and his son Jacob. Sarah Crouch also appears. There was a Sarah Crouch in the area who was the wife of John Crouch Sr., the son of Joseph Crouch. Joseph Crouch is thought to be William's brother.

      CROUCH OF PRINCE WILLIAM CO VA
      [1740]
      From: DEED ABSTRACTS OF PRINCE WILLIAM CO., VA 1740-1741, Ruth & Sam Sparacio, 1989.
      p.5 - Deed WILLIAM CROUCH to Benjamin Grayson, 25/26 Jul 1740 - see separately.

      [1740]
      Prince William Co VA Deed Book E, pp.25-29
      26 Jul 1740. WILLIAM CROUCH, planter, of Hamilton Parish, PW Co., for L40:10:0, to Benjamin Grayson of same, 200 acres in Hamilton Parish, the same land granted to his father JOHN CROUCH by patent 24 Feb 1709 from the Proprietors of the Northern Neck of Va. Wits: John Baxter, Jeremiah Bronaugh, John Bronaugh.
      JANE CROUCH wife of WILLIAM CROUCH relinquished dower right. Ack. & rec. 28 Jul 1740. (photocopy of the Release from Mr. George H. S. King Mar 1971). (This land was previously in Stafford Co VA)

      [1740-1741]
      From: DEED ABSTRACTS OF PRINCE WILLIAM CO., VA 1740-1741, Ruth & Sam Sparacio,
      1989. [retyped from seperate photcopy].
      p.5 titled Prince William County Deed Book E 1740-1741 Note: In margin, Mrs. L.M.C. Jr. writes "I
      have the Release of this in full - long & repetitious - from PW Co., VA DB E:25-29.

      pp.23-29 On Margin. "Apl 30, 1741 dd Capt. GRAYSON"
      THIS INDENTURE made this twenty fifth and twenty sixth day of July in the year of our Lord 1740 Between WILLIAM CROUCH of the Parrish of Hamelton and County of Prince William of one part and BENJAMIN GRAYSON of the Parrish & County aforesaid of other part Wittnesseth that said WILLIAM CROUCH for sum of forty pounds Ten shills. Currt. money of Virginia hath sold unto said BENJA. GRAYSON in his actual possession now being by virtue of a Bargain & Sale to him made and by fource of the Statute for transferring uses into possession and to his heirs for ever all that parcel of land containing two hundred acres in the Parrish of Hamelton & County of Prince William being by PATENT granted to JOHN CROUCH Father to the aforesaid WILLIAM by PATTENT frp, tje PROPRIETORS OFFICE dated the 24th day of February 1709 and bounded between the Branches of a Creek called LITTLE CREEK which is a Branch of NEABSCO & the Branches of MURUMPSCO Beginning at a marked Red oak standing in the line of RICHARD NEVITT and extends thence North West to a Red oak on a Ridge then North East to a white oak standing by a Branch or Glade of MURUMPSCO CREEK thence South East to a marked Pine corner Tree to the said NEVITT then along the said NEVITTs line of marked trees to the first beginning red oak. In Witness whereof said WILLIAM CROUCH hath set his hand and Seal in presence of JOHN BAXTER, WM. (his mark) CROUCH JEREMIAH BRONAUGH, JOHN BRONAUGH
      At a Court held for Prince William County July the 28th 1740 WILLIAM CROUCH Planter acknowledged this Lease / Release together with the Receit to be his acts & deeds and they were thereupon admitted to Record Then JANE his Wife (she being first privately Examined) relinquished her
      right of Dower in the land by this Deed conveyed which was also admitted to record.

      [1747]
      Prince William Co VA Title List 1747, between Cedar Run & Bull Run, Dettingen Parish.
      WILLIAM CROUCH Junr 2
      JACOB CROUCH

      Henry Cooper
      JOHN CROUCH 2
      (photocopy from Mr. George H. S. King, 27 Nov 1974)

      [1756]
      Virginia Colonial Militia 1651-1776, William Armstrong Crozier, reprint 1973 p.59 - Of Foot Soldiers,
      PW Co., Mch. 1756: WILLIAM CROUCH

      [1760]
      Prince William Co VA Court Order Book 1759-1761
      1760 - JACOB CROUCH appears as a juryman (31 July 1760 - see below)
      1760, 24 Nov - WILLIAM CROUCH made his petition to the Co. Ct. & was excused from paying county & public levys for the future. (This action was quite common for elderly men, disabled soldiers of the French & Indian War, etc.) (In Va. Genealogist 21:4 (1977):304)
      Note:(Data from letter of Mr. George H. S. King, 15 May 1973)

      [1760]
      Virginia Genealogist 21:2 (1977):130,131: JACOB CROUCH, above, 31 Jul 1760.

      [1760]
      Virginia Genealogist 21:2 (1977):134 - SARAH CROUCH having attended 5 days as a witness ... David Stewart to pay her 125 lbs tobo. 2 Aug 1760.

      [1764-1765]
      From: DEED ABSTRACTS OF PRINCE WILLIAM CO., VA 1763-1768, Ruth & Sam Sparacio,
      1990.
      p.47 - Deed 6/7 Sep 1764. John Ashton of Westmoreland Co. to Hector Ross of Fairfax Co., part of a grant of 3 May 1728 (or 1729), land in Stafford now Prince William on main branch of Occoquan, a bound beginning on south side of the Rowling Road that leads from Blands to CROUCH's ....

      p.60 - Deed 13 Mar 1764. Benjamin Adams of Dettingen Parish, PW Co., to John Baylis of same, land in same a bound beginning at mouth of a branch below JACOB CROUCHes at the north run of Quantico

      p.97 - Deed 6/7 Oct 1765. Hector Ross of Fairfax Co. to John Tayloe of Richmond Co. & Presly Thornton of Northumberland .... same land with boundaries as in above deed to Ross, mentioning Rowling Road that leads from Blands to CROUCHes.

      [1769]
      Prince William Co VA Court Order Book 1766-1769, p.172
      Will of WM CROUCH was proved by Hannah Jones & Wm Jones & ord. rec., & adm. granted to JACOB CROUCH his heir at law who made bond with Wm Jones & James Jones his securities. 1 May 1769. (photocopy). (The will book in which this will would be recorded is among the lost or destroyed county records).

      [1769]
      From: PRINCE WILLIAM CO., VA, BOND BOOK, Aug 1753-1782, June Whitehurst Johnson,
      1982.
      p.4 - JAMES (sic, should be WILLIAM) CROUCH dec'd, JACOB CROUCH adm'or, William Jones & James Jones securities. 1 May 1769.

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