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

John Smith

Male Bef 1669 - 1722  (> 53 years)


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  • Name John Smith 
    Birth Bef 1669 
    Gender Male 
    Death 3 Apr 1722  Middlesex County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I114846  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Middlesex Co Va Smith 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F16193  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth {Unproven} Berry,   b. Bef 1673   d. Aft 1722, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 51 years) 
    Children 
     1. Jane Smith,   b. Bef 1689, Lancaster (Middlesex) County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 5 Mar 1724, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 35 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Thomas Smith,   b. Bef 1692, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 11 Mar 1723, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 31 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. John Smith,   b. Bef 1696, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 15 Nov 1717, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 21 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F33265  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 

    • Some prominent Virginia families; Vol. 04, chapter V, page 79
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      The Virginia Genealogist Volume 4, 1960 [John Frederick Dorman]
      1713-1734 Middlesex County, Virginia Will Book, [Virginia Genealogist-John Frederick Dorman]; Pages 242-43.
      Will of John Smith of the parish of Christ Church in the County of Middlesex being sick and weake in body, dated 10 Feb. 1721.
      Unto my loveing wife Elizabeth Smith four Negroes Frank, Rose, Moll and Hannah dureing the term of her naturall life with all my household goods and utensils and after her decease all my household goods unto my grandson John Smith the younger.
      Unto my grandson John Smith the younger my maner plantation. In case of faillure of heirs unto my son
      Thomas Smith.
      My son Thomas Smith if he thinks fitt may have the privilege of mowing hay on the marshes belonging to the above land.
      Unto my grandson John Smith the younger six young Negroes. In case of faillure of heirs the Negroes to
      descend as my land. If any Negroes die before my grandson attain the age of 21 years they shall be made good.
      None of my stocks of cattle or hoggs shall be moved of my plantation. After my wife's death to my grandson
      John Smith the younger. My plantation and house shall be kept in good repair by my executor. My grandson shall not have under 25 head of cattle when he attains the age of 21.
      The estate given unto my said grandson shall remaine in the hands of my son Thomas Smith untill he shall attain the age of 21.
      The goods in the house and those sent for to England and the crop in the house shall be for the maintenance of my family in general.
      Unto my son and daughter John and Jane Price each twenty shillings to buy them a ring.
      Unto my grandson John Smith the older £50 sterling to be paid on the birth of his first child.
      To my granddaughter Jane Price £30 sterling.
      To my granddaughter Martha Smith £30 sterling.
      None of my estate shall be appraised.
      To my welbeloved son Thomas Smith, whom I make executor, all my other estate. In case he die before
      my will is performed, my son John Price executor.
      John Smith
      Wit: George Wortham, John (J) Gibbs, Paul Phillpott.
      3 April 1720. Presented in Court by Thomas Smith.
      Proved by the witnesses.
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      The Virginia Genealogist Volume 4, 1960 [John Frederick Dorman]
      1713-1734 Middlesex County, Virginia Will Book, [Virginia Genealogist-John Frederick Dorman]; Pages 262-63.
      Mr. John Smith. Inventory. 6 Nov. 1722.
      Estate not valued; includes 12 Negroes and tobacco on board the Sarah (Capt. Thomas Richardson). Signed by Tho. Smith. Admitted to record 6 Nov. 1722.
      === ?
      1695-1706 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 9; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 17
      JOHN SMITH, GENT., 1825 acs., New Kent Co., 28 Oct. 1697, p. 127. Being part of patent for 2600 acs., on SW side of the freshes of York River, Granted Maj. Wm. Lewis, 20 Jan. 1656, deserted, & now granted by order, &c. Trans. of 37 pers: Benja. Bontell, Sarah Downman, Jno. Farrell, -Savage Mason, Antho. Lempton, Tho. Skirmell, Mary Tidley, Anne Deale (?), Wm. Miles; Isaac, Peter, Jno., Moratt, Kate, Jack, Harry, Zebu, Aleck, Dinah, Sarah; Fakire, Martin, Tomboy, Ned, Dilla.. Hagar, Yarrow, Meddy, Parker, Samba; Tidday, Susan, John, Mary, Tom, Wager Donnell.

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