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

Sarah Davenport

Female Bef 1697 - Aft 1736  (> 41 years)


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  • Name Sarah Davenport 
    Born Bef 1697  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1736  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I080484  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 

    Father George Davenport,   b. Bef 1668, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1734/35, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 67 years) 
    Mother Ruth Sydnor,   b. 24 Aug 1676, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1736, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 61 years) 
    Married Bef 12 Apr 1693  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15856  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 William Stonum,   b. Abt 1694, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 3 Jun 1719, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - Admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years) 
    Married Dec 1713  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F35282  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Thomas Legg,   b. Bef 1693, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1755, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 64 years) 
    Married Bef 3 Jun 1719  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ruth Legg,   b. 25 Mar 1721, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elizabeth Legg,   b. 7 Oct 1722, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Fortunatus Legg,   b. 6 Apr 1723, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1804, Leesburg, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     4. Sarah Legg,   b. 12 Oct 1725, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1780, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     5. Davenport Legg,   b. 8 Sep 1728, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1761, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     6. George Legg,   b. 18 Mar 1732/33, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1798, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 66 years)
     7. Thomas Legg,   b. 11 Apr 1737, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1782, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 46 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F35281  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1714-1720 Richmond Co VA Deed Book 7; Antient Press: (Page 413)
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that wee THOS: LEGG, SARAH LEGG, THOMAS SCURLOCK & GEO: DAVENPORT of County of Richmond are held & firmly bound unto the Worspll. his Maties: Justices of the Peace for sd: county in the full & just sume of One hundred pounds Sterling to the wch: paymt: well & truly to be made wee bind ourselves our heirs firmly by these presents; Sealed with our seales and Dated ye 3d, day of June 1719
      THE CONDITION of this obligation is such that if the above bound THOMAS LEGG & SARAH LEGG, formerly SARAH STONUM, Admrs. of all the goods chattles & creditts of WM: STONUM deced., doe make a true & perfect Inventory of all the goods chattles & creditts of the sd: deced., and the same so made doe exhibitt into the County Court of Richmond at such time as they shall be thereto required by sd: Court; And the same goods chattles & creditts doe well & truly administer according to Law; And further doe make a just & true accot: of their actings and doings therein when thereto required by sd: Court; And shall deliver & pay unto such p:sons respectively as the Justices by their order or Judgmt. shall direct pursuant to the Laws in that case made & provided; And if it shall hereafter appear that any Last Will and Testament was made by the sd: deced., and the Exr. or Exrs. therein named doe exhibitt the same in the sd: Court makeing request to have it allowed and approved, accordingly if the amt THOMAS LEGG & SARAH LEGG being thereunto required doe render & deliver up their Letters of Admon., approbation of such Testamt being first had & made in sd: Court, Then this obligation to be void and of none effect, otherwise to remain in full force & vertue
      Signed Sealed & Dd. in the presence of (no witnesses recorded)
      THO: LEGG SARAH signs LEGG
      Acknowledged in Richmond County Court GEO: DAVENPORT the Third day of June 1719 by THOMAS LEGG THO. SCURLOCK SARAH LEGG, GEORGE DAVENPORT & THOMAS SCURLOCK d ordered to be recorded
      Test M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur
      ===
      1718-1719 Richmond Co VA Order Book 8; Antient Press: (Page 115)
      Richmond County Court 3d of June 1719
      - LEGG p Admon STONUM's Estate
      THOMAS LEGG and SARAH his Wife, formerly SARAH STONUM, came into Court and made Oath that WILLIAM STONUM departed this life without makeing any Will soe farr as they know or beieve and on their Petition and giveing security for their just and faithfull administration of the Decedent's Estate Certifcate is granted them for obtaining Letters of Administratiion in due forme
      - LEGG's Ack, Bond
      THOMAS LEGG, SARAH LEGG, GEORGE DEVENPORT and THOMAS SCURLOCK came into Court and aknowledged their Bond for the said THOMAS LEGG and SARAH LEGG's just and faithfull administration of the Estate of WILLIAM STONUM, deced, which is ordered to be recorded
      - STONUM's Estate to be appraised
      WILLIAM WHITE, THOMAS DUR- HAM, JOHN LAWSON and JEREMIAH GREENHAM or any three of them sometime between this and the next Court are appointed to appraise all and singular the Estate of WILLIAM STONUM, deced., in money, which shall be presented to their view and make report thereof to the said next Court; WILLIAM DOWNMAN, 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 Decedent's Estate as also to THOMAS LEGG and SARAH LEGG formerly called SARAH STONUM, the Administrators, for their true discovery thereof

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