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

Richard Hill

Male Bef 1670 - 1720  (> 50 years)


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  • Name Richard Hill 
    Born Bef 1670  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Dec 1720  Sittenbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I080942  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2018 

    Father Clement Hill,   b. 12 May 1641, Compton Bassett, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1708, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Female MNU Hill,   b. Abt 1645,   d. Bef 1674, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 28 years) 
    Married Abt 1661  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F01393  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth MNU Hill,   b. Bef 1678,   d. 2 Mar 1725/26, Sittenbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - Adms Bond Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 48 years) 
    Married Bef 1694  Sittenbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Hill,   b. Abt 1690, Sittingborne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1717/18, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 28 years)
     2. Mary Hill,   b. Abt 1694, Sittenbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1728, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years)
     3. John Hill,   b. Bef 1700, Sittenbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1728, Sittenbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 28 years)
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F35668  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Not proved as son.. appears to be related to Clement Hill and Elizabeth Weire through land records
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      p.160 - Richard HILL. will; 13 Nov 1720, 7 Dec 1720
      son John land and plant. whereon I now live after my wife. Elizabeth's, decease; daus. Mary JENNINGS and Elizabeth JEFFRYES; ex: wife; wits: Dan. GAINES, John JENNINGS, Dan. [KILLY].
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      1719-1721 Richmond Co VA Order Book; {Antient Press}: Page 210
      Richmond County Court 7th day of December August 1720
      HILL's Will proved
      The Last Will and Testament of RICHARD HILL, deced., was presented in Court by ELIZABETH HILL his Executrix who made Oath thereto and being proved by the Oaths of DANIELL GAINES and JOHN JENINGS, two of the witnesses thereto, is admitted to Record; And on motion of the Executrix and her performing what is usuall in such cases, Certificate is granted her for obtaining a Probate thereof in due forme
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      1719-1721 Richmond Co VA Order Book; {Antient Press}: Page 210
      Richmond County Court 7th day of December August 1720
      - HILL's Estate to be appraised
      DANIEL GAINES, JOHN MORTON, JUNR., THOMAS PATTY and JAMES WILSON or any three of them sometime between this and the next Court are appointed to appaise all and singular the Estate of RICHARD HILL, deced., in money, which shall presented to their view and make report thereof to the said next Court. WILLIAM FANTLEROY, 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 ELIZABETH HILL, the Executrix, for her true discovery thereof
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      1719-1721 Richmond Co VA Order Book; {Antient Press}: Page 210
      Richmond County Court 7th day of December August 1720
      - HILL's Appraisment recorded
      The Appraisment of the Estate of RICHARD HILL, deced., being this day returned, it is ordered the same be recorded
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      Title Hill, Richard.
      Publication 1720.
      Gen. note Part of index to Richmond County Wills and Administrations (1692-1800)
      Note p. 160-161. Will pro. 7 Dec. 1720.
      p. 166-167. Inv. & appr. rec. 1 Feb. 1720.
      Note Will Book No. 4, 1717-1725 (Reel 23)
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      1689-1692 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Order Book; {Antient Press} Page 169
      Rappahannock County Court 8th, of May 1690
      - Reff. ARTHUR SPICE Plt. vs RICHD. HILL till next Court
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      1689-1692 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Order Book; {Antient Press} Page 219
      Rappahannock County Court 6th of August 1691
      Reff. intr. Mr. ARTHUR SPICER Plt. & RICHD. HILL Deft. til next South side Court
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      1689-1692 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Order Book; {Antient Press} Page 237
      Rappahannock County Court 9th of October 1691
      - RICHARD HILL this day confessed Judgment to Colnll. JNO: STONE Lt. Col. WM: LOYD & Mr. HENRY AWBREY on behalfe of the County for One hundred and twenty five pounds of Tobb: for a TOWN LOTT to be pd wth Cost of suit &c.
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      1695-1701 Richmond Co VA Deeds; {Antient Press}: Page 234-235
      I JOHN DOD do hereby assign over unto RICHARD HILL all my Right and Title and Interest of this within mentioned Deed to him and his heirs forever. As Witness my hand & seal this 22nd. day of February Ano: 1696/7
      Test JOHN WISSON JOHN DOD his mark
      JAMES SHIPPIE
      THO: STRAWHUN his mark
      The word sealed was interlined and done this 23d. of February 1696/7 before us GEO: LUKE, JAMES JACKSON, GEO: WELLS
      Recognitr: in Cur Com: Richmond 7d. die Aprilis Ano: 1697 et record. 28d. die
      Tact Wm Colston
      TO ALL XPIAN PEOPLE &c. JOHN DOD and JANE his Wife send greeting. Know ye that we the within mentioned JOHN DOD and JANE DOD do hereby acknowledge appoint and in our place and stead put and depute-you WILLIAM DAVIS to be my true and lawfull Attorney for us and in our names to acknowledge the within Deed & all and singular the Lands and premisses therein mentioned and expressed together with the Assignment unto the within mentioned RICHARD HILL and therein to act and do as fully and absolutely as if we ourselves were both personally present, And we do hereby ratifie and confirm whatsoever you my said Attorney shall act and do in the said premisses. As Witness our hands and seals this 23d: day of February Ano: Dom: 1696/7
      Sign'd seal'd & deliver'd in the presence of
      GEO: LUKE, JOHN DOD his mark
      JAMES JACKSON JANE DOD hir mark
      GEORGE WELLS
      Recordr: 28d. die Aprilis Ano: 1697 Test WM. COLSTON, CI Cur
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      1719-1721 Richmond Co VA Order Book; {Antient Press}: Page 146
      Richmond County Court 7th of October 1719
      - HUGHS v HILL
      Judgment is granted ROBERT HUGHS against RICHARD HILL for seventeen hundred pounds of tobacco due by Bill, which is ordered to be paid with costs als exo
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      1719-1721 Richmond Co VA Order Book; {Antient Press}: Page 147
      Richmond County Court 4th of November 1719
      - HILL's Ack. to JENINGS
      RICHARD HILL came into Court and acknowledged his Deeds of Lease and Release for Land unto JOHN JENINGS which was admitted to Record; Also ELIZABETH HILL, the Wife of RICHARD HILL, appeared in Court and relinquished her Right of Dower in the land conveyed in the Deeds unto JOHN JENINGS which was also admtted to Record9
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      1719-1721 Richmond Co VA Order Book; {Antient Press}: Page 203
      Richmond County Court 3d of August 1720
      HILL to keep Ordinary Upon the motion of RICHARD HILL, liberty is
      hereby given him to keep an ORDINARY at his now Dwelling Plantation
      dureing the terme of one year, giving security as the Law directs
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      1719-1721 Richmond Co VA Order Book; {Antient Press}: Page 227
      Richmond County Court 6th of April 1721
      - EDMUNDS v HILL
      CORNELIUS EDMUNDS his action of Case against ELIZABETH HILL, Exrx. of RICHARD HILL deced., is dismist, Plt. not prosecuteing
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      1725-1729 Richmond Co VA Deeds; {Antient Press}: Page 368
      THIS INDENTURE made the Seventh day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and twenty six, Between JOHN HILL of that part of Sittenburn Parrish lying in KING GEORGE County of one part and WILLIAM MORTON of that part of Sittenburn Parrish lying in Richmond County of the other part; Wittnesseth that JOHN HILL in consideracon of Eight pounds Sterling to him in hand paid by WILLIAM MORTON whereof JOHN HILL doth acknowledge himselfe satisfyed hath and by these presents doth bargain and sell unto WILLIAM MORTON all that parcell of land scituate in that part of Sittenburn Parrish lying in Richmond County and adjoyning to the land where WILLIAM MORTON now lives containing by estimation about forty acres (be the same more or less) the same being part of One hundred acres of land purchased by JOHN SHIPPIE of Mrs. ELIZABERTH GARDINER, Widdow, as by Deed dated the Sixth day of June one thousand six hundred and ninty three may appear; which said SHIPPIE sold the same to Mr. JOHN DOD by Deed dated the Second day of October one thousand six hundred and ninty five and recorded among the Records of Richmond County, which said DOD by an Assignment on the Deed made over all his Right and Title of the land to RICHARD HILL, Father of above named JOHN HILL, party to these presents; the land is devided or seperated from the residue of the land by a Branch of the Second Swamp and a line of marked trees run in the Branch and so running the several' courses specifyed in the Deed from GARDINER to SHIPPIE and the rents issues and yearly profits of the premises; To have and to hold the parcell of land unto WILLIAM MORTON his heirs freely and clearly discharged from all incumbrances paying and discharging the Rents and Services therein due and of right accustomed to be paid to the Chief Lord or Lords of the Fee or Fees of the premises; In Witness whereof the partys first menconed hath hereunto interchangeably sett their hands and fixed their seals the day and year above written
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in the presence of
      ALVIN MOTHERSHEAD, JOHN HILL
      CHA. BRUCE
      At a Court held for Richmd. County the Second day of November 1726
      JOHN HILL came into Court and acknowledged this his Deed unto WILLIAM MORTON which was admitted to Record
      Test M. BECKWITH, C.C. Cur.
      Memorandum; That the 7th day of September 1726, JOHN HILL delivered and gave Livery of Seizin of and upon the lands menconed in the within Indenture according to the purport and intent in the Indenture whose name is imediately under written Witnesses ALVIN MOTHERSHEAD JOHN HILL
      ClIA: BRUCE
      At a Court held for Richmond County the Second day of November 1726
      JOHN HILL in open Court acknowledged the above Livery of Seizin which was admitted to Record Test M. BECKWITH, C, C, Cur.