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

Frances Jones

Female Bef 1654 - 1704  (> 43 years)


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  • Name Frances Jones 
    Born Bef 1654  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Between 1697 and 1704  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I081964  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 

    Father Robert Jones,   b. Abt 1623, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1675/76, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Mother Martha Ironmonger,   b. Bef 1627, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1677/78, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 51 years) 
    Married Bef 1643  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F08937  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Erasmus Withers,   b. Bef 1650,   d. 15 Jun 1681, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 31 years) 
    Married Bef Jan 1670/71  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Erasmus Withers,   b. Abt 1670, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1681, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 12 years)
     2. Frances Withers,   b. 17 Mar 1670/71, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1697, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 25 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F35520  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 John Curtis,   b. Aft 1658, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1714, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 54 years) 
    Married Bef 1685  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Curtis,   b. Bef 1685, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1710, Wicomicco Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 27 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F35521  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • probably not a d/o this Robert Jones.. need to see will
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      1680-1683 Order Book Northumberland Co Va; Antient Press: Pg 9-94
      Northumberland County Court 15th of June 1681
      - ERASMUS WHITHERS's Will proved
      This day the Nuncupative Will of Mr. ERASMUS WHITHERS was proved in Court by the Oaths of WILLIAM JONES, GERVIS HEIFFERLEY and WILLIAM CHAPMAN WM. CHAPMAN's Deposition The Deposition of WILLIAM CHAPMAN about sixty yeares sworne and examined saith; that Mr. ERASMUS WHITHERS the one and twentyeth of November last did call GERVIS HEIFFERLEY and me unto him and he desired us for to take notice and said that he does not have long for this world and that he leaves and bequeaths unto his Wife, FRANCES, and Children all his whole Estate to be devided equally amongst them save only one black Mare of three yeares which he gave unto ERASMUS ALLEN to be delivered presently after my decease and also he gave unto his Son ERASMUS WHITHERS the gold seale ring to him and his heires for ever; and in case any of the six should die before the Estate should be devided it should be devided amongst the Survivours and also the said ERASMUS WHITHERS did renounce all former Wills made by him or caused to be made save only this, and that the said Mr. WHITHERS was then in his right sence and memory. Sworne before me PETER KNIGHT, December 29th 1680.
      WILLIAM CHAPMAN
      Memorandum: That this twenty first of November one thousand six hundred and eighty Mr. ERASMUS WHITHERS made an Orall Will or last Testament in the presence of WILLIAM CHAPMAN, GERVIS HEIFFERLEY in manner following; Mr. WHITHERS did give unto his beloved Wife, FRANCES, and his five Children all his the said ERASMUS's Estate reall and personall equally amongst them six to be devised save only a black Mare with her increase unto ERASMUS ALLEN for ever presently after his decease saying he was not long for this world and also he gave -unto his Sonne, ERASMUS WHITHERS, his gold seale ring unto him and his heires for ever and in case any of the said six should dye before before the said Estate was devided that it should be devided amongst the Survivours of them and at the tyme the said WITHERS did recall and renounce all former wills by him made or caused to be made and also was in his right sence and present memory. This was spoke in the presence of us.
      And also in the hearing of Mr. WILLIAM JONES
      GERVASE HEIFFERLEY
      WILLIAM JONES

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