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

James Briscoe

Male Abt 1714 -


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  • Name James Briscoe 
    Born Abt 1714  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I086327  Tree1
    Last Modified 15 Jul 2020 

    Father James Briscoe,   b. Bef 1689,   d. 26 Jul 1727, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 38 years) 
    Mother Margaret Ward,   b. Bef 1693,   d. 6 Jun 1729, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 36 years) 
    Married Bef 1709  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F36596  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA DEEDS & WILLS. No. 8. Part 1; 1723-1738 {Antient Press}: pp 118
      The Will and Testament of MARGRET BRISKCO; being sick and weak in body tho of sound and perfect memmory, do bequise my worldly goods and Estate as followeth; Idem. I give and bequise unto my Daughter, BUTLER, the Spining Wheele;
      Idem. I give and bequise unto my Daughter, ELLINOR, a spade Mair and Bridle and sadle, a small table and a trunk;
      Idem I give and bequise unto my Son, JAMES, a Horse Colt that sucks that came of the Mair belonging to JOHN BUTLER, a Chest and a large Table, a spice morter and pestill, a feather bed and bedstead with covering and furniture with it;
      Idem. I will that the rest of the part of my Estate be devided between my Son. JAMES, and ELLINOR,
      Idem. I will that JOHN BUTLER have the care and tuition of my Son, JAMES, and ELLINOR in bringing of them up until! my Son, JAMES, come to the age of eighteen years,
      Idem I will that JOHN BUTLER and JOHN BRISKCO be my Executors of this my Last Will and Testament to see this Will performed; In Testimony hereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 27th day of November in the year of our Lord 1728
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in the presence as Testors,
      CHRISTOPHER BUTLER, MARGRET her mark BRISKCO
      NATHANIEL BUTLER. JOHN WILLIAMS
      Westmoreld. ss. At a Court continued & held for the sd. County the 29th day of May 1729 The Last Will and Testament of MARGARET BRISCO, deced., was presented into Court by JOHN BUTLER, one of the Executors therein named, who made Oath thereto ( JOHN BRISCO the other Executor in the sd. Will named personally refused to take upon himself the burthen of the execution thereof), and being proved by the Oaths of CHRISTOPHER BUTLER and NATHANIEL BUTLER, two of the witnesses thereto, is admitted to Record Test G, TURBERVILE, C. C. W
      Recorded the Sixth day of June 1729 pr. G. T., C.C. W.

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