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

John Munday

Male Abt 1702 - Aft 1740  (~ 39 years)


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  • Name John Munday 
    Born Abt 1702  Sittingborne Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1740  St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I113375  Tree1
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2021 

    Father John Munday,   b. Abt 1681, Sittingbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1740, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Reeves,   b. Bef 1684, South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1739, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 55 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef 1700  Sittingborne Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F35857  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1736-1743 Essex County, Virginia Will Book 6; [Antient Press]; Page 242-243
      IN THE NAME OF GOD AMEN I JOHN MUNDAY of Essex County in St. Anns Parish being sick and weak in body but of sound and perfect mind and memory praise be therefore given to Almighty God but calling to mind the uncertainty and frailty of this mortal Life and that all mortal men must yield to Death when it shall please Almighty God to Call, I do therefore make and ordain this my present Last Will and Testamt. in manner and form following That is to say First and principally I commend my Soul into the hands of Almighty God hopeing through the merritts death and passion of my Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ to have full and free pardon and remission of all my sins and Wickedness in General and my body I committ to the Earth to be decently and Christianly buried at the discretion of my Executor which I hath hereafter name So my Soul first and Chiefly I have commended into the hands of God who gave it and my Body I commited to the earth and hopeing at the Generall Resurrection of the Great Day it may rise to the Life Immortal through the same my Lord & Saviour Jesus Christ and as touching the disposition of all such temporal Estate as it hath pleased God to bestow upon me I do give and dispose thereof as follows First I will that my just debts and funeral charges shall be paid and discharged.
      ITEM I give unto my Son JOHN MUNDAY Lawfull begotten by the body one Shilling Sterl.
      ITEM I give unto my Daughter SARAH WARE Lawfull begotten by the Body one Shilling Sterl. ITEM I give unto my Son THOS. MUNDAY my whole set of Trooper Arms as soon as I am deceased he may receive them in possession
      ITEM I do give unto my Daughter MARY WARE lawfull begotten of my body one feather bed &Boulster and Rugg.
      ITEM I do give unto my Son JOSEPH MUNDAY the Plantation that I do now live on and the land adjoining thereto to him and his heirs forever And all the rest and residue of my personal Estate goods chattles whatsoever I do lend unto my well beloved Wife during her Natural life and after her decease I do give and equally divide it among my Children which I shall here nominate as follows MARGRETT MUNDAY, CHARLES MUNDAY, WINIFRED, AMBROSE HARRISON, TABITHA To them and their heirs forever And I do make my beloved Wife and my Son JOHN MUNDAY Executors full and solely of this my present Last Will and Testamt. and I do hereby revoke disannul and make void all former wills and Testamts. by me heretofore made I the sd JOHN MUNDAY have hereunto set my hand and seal this 27th day of October MDCCXXXIX.
      In presence of JOHN ALLEN JUNR. JOHN MUNDAY
      HENRY TANDY
      At a Court held for Essex County at Tappa. on the 18th day of March 1739
      This Last Will and Testament of JOHN MUNDAY deced was presented by ELIZABETH MUN-
      DAY and JOHN MUNDAY the Executors therein named who made oath thereto as the Law
      directs and being also duely proved by the oaths of all the witnesses thereto was ad-
      mitted to record

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