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

Edward Bryant

Male Bef 1680 - 1737  (> 57 years)


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  • Name Edward Bryant 
    Born Bef 1680  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Jan 1736/37  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I084730  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 May 2021 

    Father Thomas Bryant,   b. Bef 1643,   d. 2 Apr 1719, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 76 years) 
    Family ID F25690  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Frances {Unproven} Yates,   b. Bef 1665, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1731, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 66 years) 
    Married 6 Apr 1727  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 8 May 2021 
    Family ID F36111  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Lewis,   b. Abt 1686, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1739, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Married Abt 1731  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 8 May 2021 
    Family ID F36112  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • named after Edward Jeffries ?
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      p.186 - Humphry THOMAS, Lun. Par., will; 24 [Jan] 1732, 5 Feb 1732/ 1733
      wife Jane all real or personal est; seven chil. [not named]; ex: wife; wits: John NEWPORT, Edward BRYANT, Clark SHORT.
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      p.295 - Edward BRYAN, Lun.Par., will; 12 Oct 1736, 3 Jan 1736/37 sons Jeremiah, Thomas, and John; wife Mary half of land and a white boy named John DAILEY; mentions white boy named Edward DRYAS and a servant named Sarah HUDSON; son John to stay with wife until he is of age, if wife dies before he comes of age, Christopher PRIDHAM to take son to his est; ex: wife; wits: Joseph RUSSELL Jr; John JACKSON, Susannah JACKSON.
      p.301 - Edward BRYAN, inv; 7 Feb 1736/37.
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      p.336 - Christopher PRIDHAM, will; 24 Jan 1738/39, 2 Apr 1739 wife Elizabeth and dau. Sarah (under 16) all land; mother Mary BRYAN; ex: wife; wits: John RAYNOLDS, William WALKER.
      p.337 - Christopher PRIDHAM, inv; 7 May 1739.
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      1699-1701 Richmond Co VA Order Book; Antient Press: (Page 47)
      Richmond County Court 6th of June 1700
      - Judgmt. is granted to JOHN LOYD, Esqr. Administr. of THO: LLOYD Gent. deced, against JEREMIAH HOOK for two thousand foure hundred forty six pounds of tobacco upon specialty wherein the said JEREMIAH HOOK & EDWARD BRYAN became joyntly & severlly bound for the paymt. of the said sum; To be paid wth cost ofsuit als Exo.
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      1705-1706 Richmond Co VA Order Book 4; Antient Press: (Page 139)
      Richmond County Court 6th of March 1705/1706
      - This day the Inventory and Appraisment of the Estate of RICHARD THODY, deced., being presented to this Court by EDWARD BRYAN, the same is ordered to be recorded
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      1707-1708 Richmond Co VA Order Book 4; Antient Press: (Page 341)
      Richmond County Court 7th of April 1708
      - This day FRANCIS YEATS acknowledged Deeds of Lease and Release for
      Land with Bond to performe the Covenants in the Deeds to EDWARD BRYAN, which are ordered to be recorded. WINIFRED YATES, Wife of FRANCIS YATES, did also relinquish her Right of Dower to the land & the same also ordered to be recorded
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      1710-1711 Richmond Co VA Order Book 5; Antient Press: (Page 223)
      Richmond County Court 3rd of January 1710/1711
      WAKEMAN's Estate to be appraised.
      THOMAS BEALE, MOORE FANTLEROY, GRIFFIN FANTLEROY, WILLIAM SMITH on the Hills, and EDWARD BRYANT or any four of them sometime between and next Court is appointed to appraise all and singular the Estate of MARY WAKEMAN, late deced., which shall be presented to their view and make report thereof to next Court. Mr. JOHN TAYLOE or any other Justice of the Peace of this County is requested to administer an Oath to the Appraisers for their true appraisment of the deced.'s Estate and also to FRANCIS YEATS, the Admr., for his true discovery thereof
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      1710-1711 Richmond Co VA Order Book 5; Antient Press: (Page 255)
      Richmond County Court 8th of March 1710/1711
      BRYANT vs SMITH.
      EDWARD BRYANT his action of Debt against AUGUSTINE SMITH is dismist, Plt. not prosecuteing
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      1717-1718 Richmond Co VA Order Book 8; Antient Press: (Page 36)
      Richmond County Court 7th of August 1718
      METCALFE p Admon SMITH's Estate
      GILBERT METCALFE came into Court and made Oath that JOSEPH SMITH departed this life without makeing any Will soe farr as he knows or believes and on his Petition and giveing security for his just and faithful! administration of the Decedent's Estate, Certificate is granted him for obtaining Letters of Administration in due forme
      - METCALFE &c. Ack. Bond
      GILBERT METCALFE and WILLIAM SMITH came into Court and acknowledged their Bond for GILBERT METCALFE's just and faithfull administration of the Estate of JOSEPH SMITH, deced., which is ordered to be recorded
      - SMITH's Estate to be Appraised
      FRANCIS YEATS, THOMAS WILLIAMS, STEPHEN WELLS and EDWARD BRYAN or any three of them sometime between this and the next Court are appointed to appraise all and singular the Estate of JOSEPH SMITH, deced., in money, which shall be presented to their view, and make report thereof to the next Court; JOHN TAYLOE, 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 GILBERT METCALFE, the Administrator, for his true discovery thereof
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      1721-1722 Richmond Co VA Order Book 9; Antient Press: (Page 18)
      Richmond County Court 6th of September 1721
      - BRYANT Guardian to DAILEY
      EDWARD BRYANT is admitted Guardian to JOHN DAILEY, Orphan of JOHN DAILEY, late of this County, deced., giveing security; Whereupon EDWARD BRYANT together with JOHN GOWER in open Court entred into Bond and acknowledged the same which was admitted to Record
      - BECKWITH Guardian to DAILEY
      MARMADUKE BECKWITH is admitted Guardian to RACHELL DAILEY, Orphan of JOHN DAILEY late of this County deced., giveing security. Whereupon MARMADUKE BECKVVITH with JAMES INGO in open Court entred into and acknowledged the same which was ordered to be recorded
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      1735-1743 King George County Deed Book 2 (Antient Press); pp 484-489
      Indenture made 1st/2nd September 1743 between CHITHESTER CHIN Hanover Parish King George County and AGATHA his wife of one part and BENJAMIN WEEKS of Washington Parish Westmoreland County .. by deeds of lease & release .. for sum One hundred and eighty pounds current money of Virginia sold 435 & 1/2 acres in Richmond and King George Countys devised unto Chithester Chin by last will & testament of his Father RAWLEIGH CHIN late of Lancaster County Deceas'd .. 268 acres being part of a tract containing 1585 3/10 acres granted unto a certain WILLIAM SERJEANT and JOAN CLERK by Patent 26th September 1678 in General Court .. sold to Rawleigh Chin by STANLEY GOWEN .. deed 4th May 1720 .. and the remaining 1671/2 acres being another part of the said 1585 3/10 acres sold by one EDWARD BRYAN to Rawleigh, Father to Chichester Chin dated 10th June 1720 .. both conveyances remaining of record in County Court of Richmond ..
      Presence Rob. Vaulx, Chithester Chinn
      Wm. Longmire, Thos. Pratt Agatha Chinn
      At a court held 2nd September 1743 .. Deeds of lease & release recorded. Know all men .. We Chichester Chin and Agatha his wife .. are bound unto
      Benjamin Weeks .. Five hundred pounds Sterling .. 2nd September 1743. Condition .. if keep covenants .. to be void .. or remain ..
      Presence Rob. Vaulx, Chichester Chinn
      Wm. Longmire, Thos. Pratt
      At a court held 2nd September 1743 .. Bond recorded.

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