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

John Coan

Male Abt 1635 - 1702  (~ 67 years)


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  • Name John Coan 
    Born Abt 1635 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Feb 1701/02  Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I082685  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2019 

    Family ID F36096  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Margaret Garrett,   b. Bef 1644,   d. Bef 1675, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 31 years) 
    Married Bef 1660  Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Coan,   b. Abt 1660, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1701, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years)
     2. Margaret Coan,   b. Bef 1668, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1701, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 35 years)
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2019 
    Family ID F36095  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Brent,   b. 1658, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1701, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 44 years) 
    Married Abt 1674  Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Coan,   b. Bef 1674,   d. Aft 1711, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 39 years)
     2. Augustina Coan,   b. Bef 1675, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1701, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 28 years)
     3. Elizabeth Coan,   b. Abt 1676, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 9 Oct 1700, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 24 years)
     4. George Coan,   b. Aft 1676,   d. Aft 1701, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 25 years)
     5. Edward Coan,   b. Aft 1680, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1748, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 66 years)
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2019 
    Family ID F16751  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      CONE {Coan}, John. Will. 6 Dec. 1697. Rec. 11 Feb. 1701/2
      Wife Elizabeth; Sons: George, John, Edward (the plantation where I now live) Daughters: Augustina, Mary Pursley {sic Purcell?}, Margaret and Elizabeth Cone. Sons: Vertue. Extrx. Wife. Edward, Margaret and Elizabeth, children of wife Elizabeth. Wits. E. & Elizabeth Swan, Margaret Swann. W.B. 8, p. 107.
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      1701-1703 Lancaster County Order Book 4: pg 160
      Lancaster County Court 11th of February 1701/02
      CONE probate Probate of ye Last Will and Testament of JOHN CONE, deced is granted unto ELIZABETH CONE, Executrix thereof according to the tenor of the Will; and ordered that JOHN GRASON, EDWARD GIBSON, ROBERT HUFF and WILLIAM SHORT or any three of them doe appraise the Estate as soon as conveniently may be and being appraised report thereof under their hands which Inventorie is required to be given in upon Oath by ye Executrix at ye next Court
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      Will of Hugh Brent of Lancaster, Virginia, 1671.
      In the name of God Amen this eighth day of Jany. 1671: I Hugh Brent of ye Parish of Christ Church in ye County of Lancaster, being sick of body but in sound and perfect memory God be praised therefor, do make constitute and ordain this my last will and testament in manner and form following viz: imprimis : I bequeath my soul into ye hands of Almighty God my maker hoping to be saved by ye meritorious death and passion of my only Saviour and Redeemer and my body to be buried in Christian burial.
      It. I give to my eldest daughter Jean ye neck of land which was cleared by Mr. Wate & so as far as my bounds goeth down to ye po. coason by patons ye Indian hollowing point for her life time and no longer.
      It. I give to my daughter Elizabeth ye neck of land next adjoining to ye aforesaid as farr as Thatchers neck & so as far as ye middle of ye main road for her life time and no longer.
      It. I give to my daughter Martha ye neck of land which is called Thatchers for her life time and no longer & after the decease of or all of my daughters ye land to return to my sonn Hough.
      It. I - give to my sonn Hough and unto his maile children lawfully begotten my whole division of land as far as exprest by paton & so successifely from heir to heir.
      It. I give to John Coan, one pair of russett French foil shoes & one pair of gloves.
      It. I give to Mr. Thomas Haines my cast'r hatt & one pr. of gloves.
      It. I give to Fortunatus Sydnor one pr. of french foil shoes one pr. of wosted stockings & one pr. of gloves.
      It. I give to my man Howell the first cow calfe that shall fall after he is free.
      All my worldly goods I give to my children to be equally divided between them my debts being pd. making them my sole executors of this my last will and testament.
      It is my desire yt there shall be shypt on board Capt. Plunderers ship three hogsheads of tobb. for ye support of John Hawkins living in Greenhine. I do appoint my loving friends Mr. Thomas Haines & Fortunatus Sydnor to be ye overseers of this my last will & testament as also suddenly after my decease that they the sd. Thomas Haines & Fortunatus Syclnor to take an inventory of all my goods.
      In witness this my last will and testament I set my hand & seal revoking all other wills & testaments whatsoever ye day & year first above written.
      Hugh Brent H B
      Tests
      John x Andros
      John x Thomas
      Probated March 13, 1671
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      PEELE, John. 25 Jan. 1675. Rec. 29 Nov. 1677.
      Legatees: Thos. Bonnison, Godson: Thomas Sibley; Margaret Coane, Margaret Garton, Roger Kelley, John Coane, Sr., Brother- in-law: Thophilus Ashley; Godson; John Coane, Jr. Ex.: John Coane, Sr. Wits: Wm. Batry, Wm. Garton. W.B. 5, p. 44.
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      1674-1678 Lancaster County Va Order Book; {Antient Press} pg 386
      Lancaster County Court 14th of November 1677
      - A Probate of the Last Will and Testamt: of JOHN PILL (deced) {sic PEELE} is granted unto JOHN COANE accordinge to the tenor of the Deceds: Will. JOHN MORRIS, ROGER KELLEY, WILLIAM FLOYDE and JOHN SKELSON are ordered to apprize the saide Estate and to be sworne by the nexte Justice. An Inventory thereof to bee exhibited of ye nexte Cort
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      WHITTACRE, Joseph. 21 Mar. 1675/6. Rec. 10 May 1676.
      Wife not named, but Extrx.
      Dau: Mary. Augusson Coan, dau. of Jno. Coan; Thos. Morgan son of Wm. Morgan.
      Wits: Rowland Lawson, Wm. Morgan. W.B. 5, p. 24.
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      1674-1678 Lancaster County Va Order Book; {Antient Press} pg 354
      Lancaster County Court 10th of May 1676
      - A Probate of the Last Will and Testament of JOSEPH WHITTICAR (deced) is granted unto ANNE WHITTICAR, the Relicte of the saide JOSEPH WHITTICAR, accordinge to the tenor of the saide Will Mr JNO: DAVENPORT, Mr. JNO. MORRIS, ROGER KELLEY and SYMON SALLARD are ordered to apprize the saide Estate and to bee sworne by the nexte justice An Inventory thereof to bee exhibited to the nexte Cort.
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      KELLY, Roger. 20 Aug. 1682. Rec. 10 May 1683.
      Wife not named, but is Extrx. Sons: Charles, John, Roger, and Hugh. Between the last this plantation is to be divided. Daus: Blanche and Sara Kelly. Wits: John Kelly, John Morris, John Coane. W.B. 5, p. 84.
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      1662-1666 Lancaster County Order Book; Antient Press: pg 181
      Lancaster County Court 14th of May 1662
      - Certificate accordinge to Acte is granted unto TOBYAS HORTON for the transportacon of THOMAS REYNOLDS, HEN: REYNOLDS, HEN: PARKER, JOHN ACRES, JESPER BAKER, JOHN CONE, JOHN BOLTON, JOHN PRITCHETT & ELIZ: POORE in this Countrey
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      1662-1666 Lancaster County Order Book; Antient Press: pg 32
      Lancaster County Court ( ) of October 1663
      To CONE & SIKES p 2 wolves 0400
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      1662-1666 Lancaster County Order Book; Antient Press: pg 262
      Lancaster County Court 13th of January 1663/64
      - Order. Wee whose names are under written did at the request of WILL: BIRDALL and ROGER ASHFORD, Mrchts,, view seaventie barrens of Beefe, wch: wee were informed was delivered them out of the Ketch, "DILIGENCE," by RALPH PARKER, who came from Virginia & haveing viewed the saide Beefe, wee founde it to the best of our Judgmt, to bee unmerchantable & altogether unfitt to expect to sale for CHRISTIANS. This wee certifie under our hands this 2d. day of June 1661
      Signed the 12th of August 1662 p. JAMES CONE
      Judge of the Cort. helde for the P:cincts of ST. PETERS, ALL SAINTS & ST. LEZLES in the ISLAND of BARBADOES, whereupon ( ) the above pties were sworne & did take their Oathes and testifie the above Certificate to bee the truth
      Witnes. JOHN VASSALL
      Record in Cur. Com. Lane: 13th die Jan: 1663
      p EDWD. DALE, Cl: Cur:
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      1666-1670 Lancaster County Order Book; Antient Press: pg 51
      Lancaster County Court 10th of November 1669
      JOHN CONE 2
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      1666-1670 Lancaster County Order Book; Antient Press: pg 86
      Lancaster County Court 11th of November 1668
      JOHN COANE 3
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      1666-1670 Lancaster County Order Book; Antient Press: pg 117
      Lancaster County Court 14th of July 1669
      - HOPE CONE {sic Hope Coxe} beinge arrested at ye suite of WILL: NORTON & not appeareing & ye Sher: not takeing Security accordinge to Acte, is granted agt. ye sde. Sher: at whose request, Attachmt, accordinge to Acte is granted to ye Sher.
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      1666-1670 Lancaster County Order Book; Antient Press: pg 131
      Lancaster County Court 10th of November 1669
      JOHN COANE 1

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      1670-1674 Lancaster County Order Book; Antient Press: pg 149
      Lancaster County Court 11th of May 1670
      - Coission of Administration accordinge to Acte is granted unto JOHN COANE & MARGARET, his Wife, & HONORIA BONNISON, Widd:, upon the Estate of MARGARET GARRETT Widdow (deced.) & DAVYD GARRETT, her Sonne (Mother & Brother to the sde. MARGARETT COANE & HONORIA BONNISON), they giveing security accordinge to Acte. HUGH BRENT and RICHARD BARBER are ordered to apprize the Estate & to bee sworne by the nexte Justice. the Invenrie to bee exhibited to the nexte Cort: ROGER KELLEY & SYMON SALLARD, securitys
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      1670-1674 Lancaster County Order Book; Antient Press: pg 178
      Lancaster County Court 11th of January 1670/71
      - It appeareing to this Cort. by Oath made in Cort. that JOHN COANE stands indebted unto ANTHONY GARRETT in 402 lb. of tob: & ca. by Bill & Acct, It is ordered that ye same bee foorthwth: paide wth: costs. It is further ordered that 53 lb. of lob: & ca: more beinge demanded of the saide COANE, become due for worke done (for ye use of ABYA BONNISON), bee paide out of ye sde. BONNISON, his Estate, wth: Costs
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      1670-1674 Lancaster County Order Book; Antient Press: pg 187
      Lancaster County Court 8th of March 1670/71
      - It appeareing to this Cort. by the Oath of JOHN COANE, that HONORIA, ye Wife of ABYA BONNISON, stands indebted unto ye sde. COANE in 450 lb. of tub: & ca: p Acct., It is ordered that ye same bee foorthwth: pde. wth: costs
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      1695-1699 Lancaster County Order Book 3: pg 333
      Lancaster County Court 5th of December 1695
      - At this Court JOHN CONE is discharged from payeing Levies to this County