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

Lettice Weeks

Female Abt 1671 - 1713  (~ 42 years)


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  • Name Lettice Weeks 
    Born Abt 1671  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Dec 1713  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I083757  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2018 

    Father Abraham Weeks,   b. 1625, St. Clements Danes, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1690/91, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Millicent Ledford,   b. 1629, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1703, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married Bef 1650  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F19466  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Matthew Rev Ledford,   b. Bef 1669,   d. 22 Mar 1692/93, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 24 years) 
    Married 6 Jan 1691/92  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F36375  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 William 'Sr' Mountague,   b. Abt 1671, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1713, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Married 3 Jan 1702/03  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Abraham Mountague,   b. 28 Sep 1701, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1740, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     2. Mary Mountague,   b. 23 Feb 1703/04, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F36376  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1690-1694 Middlesex Co Va Order Book; Antient Press: (Page 599)
      Court 15th of December 1692
      - MRS. MILLASANT WEEKES in open Court acknowledges and confirmes hir late Husband, Mr, ABRAHAM WEEKES, his Will and Testament, and every clause and part thereof and that these following Legasies given by hir said Husband to the severall parties hereafter mentioned be duely paid & performed after hir death, vizt,
      To Mr. FRANCIS WEEKES a hand mill & carte wheeles, a gun & pistolls & ye Boy, James;
      To MRS, MARY WEEKES three Negroes named Dick. Sandy and Harry;
      To MRS LETTICE LIDFORD one Negroe called tom & Jane his Wife, & two Negroe boyes
      called Dick & Abraham;
      To CATHERINE COLLINGS one Negroe man called Sampson & his Wife, Cate, & hir two Children & in case the said CATHERINE dye before shee comes of age, then ye said Negroes is to be devided between Mr. FRANCIS WEEKES & Children as ye sd. Will mentions & expresses;
      To MRS. ELIZABETH WHELLING six thousand pounds of tobacco and one Negroe boy called Ishmaell to be paid and delivered according as ye said Will mentions & expresses relation being thereunto had may more fully appeare;
      To Mr. JOHN JONES, a Silver Tobacco Box;
      Test EDWIN THACKER, C. Cur signed MATT: KEMP
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      1679-1688 Middlesex Co Va Deed Book 2; Antient Press: (Page 243)
      THIS MAY CERTIFIE that I ABRAHAM WEEKES do & with ye consent of my Wife make over unto my Sonn FRANCIS WEEKES & the heires of his Body that Plantation he now liveth on & a parcel of woodland ground being about Five hundred acres boundeth on ye North West side with ye Green Branch. on the South East with the Fflatt Roadd Branch beginning at a marked hickory the second hickory the third a redd oake the fourth a redd oake the fifth a Poplar the Sixth a black oake by the side of a Branch comonly called the Long Branch, from thence North East into ye woods thee seat of ye land being a mile from West Draggon Swamp includeing the Lee Land between ye Plantation said land being made over on theseTermes that the said Francis Weekes or his heires pay unto my Daughter LETTICE WEEKES at ye day of her Marriage ffifty pounds Sterling or ye like value in Tobacco or English goods as they can agree, if please God the said Lettice Weekes departs this life before marriage then to be devided between my Daughter MARY & ELIZABETH WEEKES, the said Francis Weekes to enjoy the land for the true performance hereof we have sett our hands & Seales 24th day of June 1686
      In presence of JNO WALTER Abra: Weekes
      HENRY NICHOLLS THOMAS HAYWARD Mill: Weekes
      At a Court held for the County of Middex ye 4th day of Aprill 1686
      Abraham Weekes acknowledged these presents to be his act & deed & MILLICENT WEEKES his Wife being examined did acknowledge that she freely consented to ye same relinquished all title of Dower or thirds
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      1703-1709 Middlesex Co Va Deed Book 3; Antient Press: (Page 19)
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I MILICENT WEEKES Widdow of ABRAHAM WEEKES late of County of Middlesex deced do appoint my loveing friend HENRY GOODLOE my true and lawfull Attorney to appear for me in Middlesex Court and there to acknowledge unto my Son in Law WILLIAM MOUNTAGUE and LETTICE his Wife all my right and interest of all such Negro Slaves as I have given into ye possession of my above Son & Daughter as Wittness my hand this 25th day of September 1703
      Wittness WILLIAM JONES, Millisent Weekes
      JOHN HOAR
      At a Court held for the County of Middlesex the 3d day of January 1703
      This Letter of Attorney was proved in Court by the oaths of the Wittnesses to it & admitted to record
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      1703-1709 Middlesex Co Va Deed Book 3; Antient Press: (Page 20)
      TO ALL CHRISTIAN PEOPLE I MILICENT WEEKES Widdow and Relict of ABRAHAM WEEKES late Gent. of Middlesex County deceased for love and affection I doe bear unto my son in law WM. MOUNTAGUE and LETTICE his Wife I have given five Negroe Slaves with all their increase three of the above negroe slaves Vizt. Tom, Jean & Jeack belonging properly to the Estate of my deced Husband Abraham Weekes and by him given after my decease to my abovesd daughter Lettice as by records of Middlesex Court the other two Tom & Betty being the increase of the said Tom and Jean since the death of my abovesd Husband as Wittness my hand and seale this 25th day of September 1703
      In presents of WM. JONES, Millisent Weekes
      GEO. GOODLOE. JOHN HOAR
      At a Court held for Middlesex County the 3d day of January 1703
      Millicent Weekes came into Court and acknowledged this her deed and it was admitted to record
      I doe hereby impower you HENRY GOODLOE to appeare for me in Middlesex Court thereto acknowledge unto my Daughter MARY WEEKES and JAMES her Son four Negro slaves who are mentioned in Deed of Gift for you so doing this shall be sufficient warrant as wittness my hand this 2d of October 1703
      Witnesses WM. JONES, Mill: Weekes
      WM. MOUNTAGUE
      At a Court held for the County of Middlesex the 3d day of January 1703
      This Lettr: of Att was proved in Court by the witnesses thereto and admitted to record
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      1702-1704 Middlesex Co Va Order Book 3; Antient Press: (Page 539)
      Middlesex County Court 1st of November 1703
      - HENRY GOODLOE, Attorney of MILLISENT WEEKES, Widow, came into Court and acknowledged MILLISENT's Deed of Gift to WILLIAM MOUNTAGUE and LETITICE his Wife, and it is admitted to Record
      - A Letter of Attorney from MILLISENT WEEKES unto HENRY GOODLOE was this day proved in Court by the Oaths of WILLIAM JONES and WILLIAM MOUNTAGUE, witnesses thereto, and admitted to Record