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

George Peach

Male - 1725

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  • Name George Peach 
    Gender Male 
    Died Mar 1724/25  Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I086134  Tree1
    Last Modified 16 May 2019 

    Family Sarah MNU Peach,   d. Aft 1725, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
     1. Thomas Peach,   b. Bef 1715, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary Peach,   b. Bef 1716, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 16 May 2019 
    Family ID F36759  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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      1723-1738 {Antient Press}: pp 45
      IN THE NAME OF GOD, Amen, I GEORGE PEACH being very sick and weak this Sixth day of November 1717, But of perfect mind and memory, thanks be to God therefore, But calling to mind the mortality of my body & knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die do make and ordain this my Last Will & Testament, that is to say, I give my Soul into the hands of God that gave it me and my body to the earth to be buryed in a Christian like & decent manner at the discrescon of my Exrs. nothing doubting but in the general resurrecon I shall receive the same by the mighty power of God, and my worldly goods as followeth
      Imprs. I give & bequeath to my Son, THOMAS PEACH, all that parcel' of Land in RICHMD County that. I first purchased of EDWARD TAYLOR & JOHN BROWNE & to the heires lawfully begotten of his body, but in case of default of such heirs, I give it to my Daughter, MARY PEACH, & the heirs lawfully begotten of her body and their heirs for ever
      It. I give & bequeath to my Daughter. MARY PEACH, all the other part of Land in RICHMOND County that I lately purchased of the aforesd. EDWARD TAYLOR and to the heirs lawfully begotten of her body, but in case of default of such heirs. to fall to my Son. THOMAS PEACH. & the heirs lawfully begotten of his body and their heirs for ever;
      Westmoreland ss At a Court held for the sd County the 23d day of February 1725
      The Last Will & Testament of GEORGE PEACH, deced., was presented into Court by SARAH his Relict who made Oath thereto, And being proved by the Oath of NICHOLAS DOWNTON one of the wittnesses (the other witnesses thereto being dead) is admitted to Record. And for that no Executor was appointed in the said Will, Upon the mocon of the sd. SARAH & her performing what is usual in such cases, Certificate is granted her for obtaining Letters of Administracon upon 'the sd deceds. Estate, with the will annexed in due form Test THO: SORRELL, Cl
      Recordat prima die Marcy 1725
      1714-1720 Richmond Co VA Deed Book 7; Antient Press: (Page 67)
      THIS INDENTURE made the first day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and Fifteene Betwene JOHN BROWN of County of Richmond Carpenter, of ye one part and GEORGE PEACH of ye County of WESTMORELAND, Planter, of the other part; Witnesseth that JOHN BROWN for ye sum of Five shillings lawfull money of Great Britain to him in hand paid by these presents doth bargain & sell unto GEORGE PEACH all that parcell of land lying in the County of Richmond containing Twenty acres be the same more or less and bounded, Beginning att a marked white Oke standing in a Branch which falleth into JENGOTEAGUE CREEK, extending thence up ye sd: Branch to another marked white Oke one of these wch: is commonly known by the name of ye TWELVE WHITE OKES, thence Northerly to a marked red Oke, thence Westerly it several course along a line of marked trees which devideth this land & a parcell of land ye sd: PEACH lately purchased of EDWARD TAYLOR downs to another Branch wch. falleth into ye aforesd: Creek, thence down ye sd. Branch to a marked Gum thence to ye first beginning, with all houses orchards rents issues and yearly profitts thereof; To have and to hold the land and premises unto GEORGE PEACH his heirs during the full term of Six months to the end that by vertue thereof & of the Statute for transferring uses into possession the said GEORGE PEACH may be in the actual! possession of the premisses and might be enable to take & accept a grant release of the same; In Witness whereof the parties to these presents Indentures interchangeable have set their hands & seals the day & year first above written
      Signed Sealed & Delivered in the presents of
      Att a Court held for Richmond County the Sixth day of July 1715 JOHN BROWNE came into Court and acknowledged this his Deed unto GEORGE PEACH and it was admitted to Record Test M BECKWITH, Cl Cur

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