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

Edward Booker

Male 1715 - 1759  (43 years)


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  • Name Edward Booker 
    Born 30 Dec 1715  Abingdon Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Dec 1759  Amelia County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I113825  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2019 

    Father Edward Booker,   b. 2 Jun 1680, Abingdon Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1750, Winterham, Amelia County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Mary Marshall,   b. Abt 1684, Elizabeth City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1740, Winterham, Amelia County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Family ID F45124  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Cobbs,   b. Bef 1722, Williamsburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1750, Amelia County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 30 years) 
    Married 21 Feb 1738/39  Amelia County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F45140  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • His will was dated December 21, 1759, and proved in Amelia, March 27, 1760. He left to his son Edward, the land where he (the testator) then lived, and one negro boy; to his daughter Kitty Booker, one negro girl, to his daughter Statira Booker, one negro girl; to his wife Ann, ten slaves to be chosen by her; his land on Deep Creek to be sold and the proceeds, after his debts were paid, to be divided between his four children, Edward, Mary, Kitty, and Statira. All the rest of his estate, after his wife has taken her choice, to be divided between his children, Edward, Mary Marshall Parham, Kitty and Statira. And what he lends to his wife for her life to be divided in the same manner at her decease.
      The inventory of the personal estate of " Captain Edward Booker," is recorded under date of June, 1760, and amounts to 1,801.7.3.