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

Elizabeth Lewis

Female 1732 - 1809  (76 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Lewis  [1
    Born 9 Oct 1732  Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1809  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I113591  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2019 

    Father Zachary Lewis,   b. 1 Jan 1701/02, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1765, Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Mary Waller,   b. 26 Jan 1698/99, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1781, Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 9 Jan 1724/25  Berkeley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16725  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 James Littlepage,   b. 14 Jul 1714, New Kent County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1766, Hanover County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 1760  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F45009  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Lewis Holladay,   b. 22 Aug 1751, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1820, Bellefonte, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 15 Mar 1774  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F45008  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Spotsylvania County, Virginia Will Book B: Crozier
      WALLER, JOHN, Gentl. Spotsylvania Co., d. Aug. 2, 1753, p. Oct. 1, 1754. Wit. John Semple, Thomas Collins, Larkin Chew, Harry Beverley. Ex. wife; sons, John, Thomas, William, and my son Benjamin Waller to be executor in trust. Leg. son John, five hundred acres of land in the Parish of St. John, in the Co. of King William, also 400 acres of land in Spotsylvania Co., surveyed by Nathaniel Claybourn, Surveyor, and patented in my own name Sept. 28, 1730; grandson, Pomfrett Waller; son, Thomas Waller, the land bought of Majr. William Todd, in Spotsylvania Co. adjoining the lands of Zachary Lewis, Majr. Rice Curtis, Mr. Vass, William Bradburn and Mr. Stubblefield; grandson John Waller, son of Thomas Waller; granddaughter Dorothy Quarles, daughter of my son Thomas Waller; son, William Waller, 400 acres patented in my name Feb. 21, 1726, now in Spotsylvania Co., formerly in King William Co. adjoining the lands of Zachary Lewis, and after my wife's death, all that tract of land I bought of Majr. William Todd in Spotsylvania Co., whereon I now live, and obtained a patent for Apr. 25, 1726, also my tract of land I bought of Capt. Philip Todd, in Spotsylvania, Co., patented in my own name June 3, 1726, adjoining the land I live on, and Mr. Coleman's and Mr. Shackleford's; grandson, William Waller, son of William Waller; grandson, John Waller, son of William Waller; son, Benjamin Waller; son, Edmund Waller; grandson, John Waller, son of Edmund Waller; grandson, Benjamin, son of Edmund Waller; grandson, William Edmund Waller, son of Edmund Waller; granddaughter, Mary Waller daughter of Edmund Waller; daughter, Mary Waller, now the wife of Zachary Lewis; granddaughter, Betty Lewis; granddaughter, Lucy Lewis; granddaughter, Dorothy Lewis; grandson, Waller Lewis; great-grandson, John Zachary Lewis; grandson, John Lewis, my secretare that i left at Mrs. Margaret Gordon's, in the room I used to lie in when there. Unto all the rest of my grandchildren, except my granddaughter, Mary Meriwether, and except those above mentioned, as I have given young negroes apiece in this my will, twenty shillings, to be paid six months after my decease. Wife, Dorothy. To son, William Waller, and grandson, John Waller, son of Edmund Waller, all the residue of my tract of 1,000 acres of land that I took up in my son John's name Sept. 28, 1728, and by him conveyed to me.
      Codicil to the foregoing will, dated Aug. 15, 1754, with John Minor and John Sams as witnesses, revokes the clause devising to his son, William Waller, and his grandson, John, son of Edmund Waller, the residue of land patented Sept. 28, 1728, in the name of his son, John, and devises the said land to Leonard James Mourning Waller, son of Edmund Waller. (Page 216)
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      LEWIS, Zachary, Spotsylvania County, d. July 7, 1764, p. Feb 4, 1765. Wit. Lewis Shackleford, Mary Shackleford, John Waller. Ex. sons, John, Zachary, Waller, Benjamin, and my wife's brother, Mr. John Waller. Leg. son, John, land in Spotsylvania County, adjoining where I now live; son, Zachary, lands purchased of Joseph Thomas, Robert Turner and Anthony Golson; son, Waller; son, Benjamin; to sons John, Zachary, Waller and Benjamin, 900 acres of land and grist mill lying in Orange County, which I purchased of Graves and J. Sneed, also my lands and tenements lying in Culpeper County, at the Great Mountains; wife, Mary; daughters, Meriwether; Betty Littlepage; Lucy Ford; Dorothea Smith; son-in-law, James Littlepage. (page 163)
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      GEORGE, JANE, Spotsylvania Co., widow of Robert George, decd. of Caroline Co. Va., d. Sept. 27, 1774, p. Oct. 19, 1775. Wit. J. Lewis, Z. Lewis. Ex. Lewis Shackleford and John Shackleford. Leg. Mary Lewis, my brother Zachary Lewis's widow, and Mary Littlepage, daughter of Betty Halloday. The children of my sister, Elizabeth Shackleford, viz: Lewis Shackleford, Mary Payton, John Shackleford and Zachary Shackleford. Mentions Rueben Long of Caroline Co. (Page 133)
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      v. Elizabeth "Betty" Lewis was born 10 Sep 1732, and died 1809. She married James Littlepage 1760, son of Richard Littlepage II and Frances Austin. He was born 14 Jul 1714, and died Autumn, 1766. She married Lewis Holladay 5 Mar 1774, son of Joseph Holladay and Anne Elizabeth "Betty" Lewis. He died 1820.

  • Sources 
    1. [S805353] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. V, from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.