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

Dunkin Bohannon

Male 1703 - Aft 1754  (> 52 years)


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  • Name Dunkin Bohannon  [1
    Birth 17 Jan 1703  Kingston Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death Aft 1754  Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I115905  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

    Father Dunkin Bohannon,   b. 1666, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 2 Mar 1753, Orange County, Virginia - will date Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Sarah Elliott,   b. 1677, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1755, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Bef 1697  Kingston Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F24392  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susannah May,   b. Abt 1707, St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1754, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1723  Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Bohannon,   b. Between 1725 and 1729, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Abt 1790, Surry County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 65 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F48912  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      1741 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 6; [John Frederick Dorman]; Pages 196-203.
      31 Aug. 1741. Duncon Bohannon of Caroline County, planter, and Susanna his wife, to John Baylor of Caroline County, Gent. For 5 shillings. Exchange of land. Duncon Bohannon and Susanna his wife in the right of Susanna stand seized of 342 acres in Caroline County in St. Margaret's Parish whereon Duncon Bohannon now lives ... line of Thomas Madison by a branch ... side of a pond ... land of Roger Maddison ... line of John Baylor being also John Pickett's corner ... John Baylor stands seized of 342 acres in Orange County ... on the south side of a branch of Baylor's run ... head of a valley ... Hezekiah Rhodes' corner in John Baylor's line ...
      J. Baylor
      Wit: Jos. Morton, Thos. Chew, George Taylor, Francis Conway. 24 Sept. 1741. Proved by Thos. Chew, Geo: Taylor and Joseph Morton, Gent.
      31 Aug. 1741. Bond of John Baylor of Caroline County, Gent., to Duncan Bohannon and Susanna his wife. For 500 pounds of tobacco. To perform agreements in deed of exchange.
      J. Baylor
      Wit: Jos. Morton, Thos. Chew, Geo: Taylor, Francis Conway. 24 Sept. 1741. Proved by Thos. Chew, George Taylor and Joseph Morton, Gent.
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      1747-1751 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 11, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 206-207
      Know all men .. I, JOHN BOHANNON of Orange County, Planter, am bound unto DUNCAN BOHANNON and SUSANNA, his wife, for five hundred pounds .. I bind myself .. 26 May 1750 .. if not keep covenants .. deed of trust 1 Aug 1741 between John Baylor, Gent. of the county of Caroline .. and above named Duncan Bohannon and Susanna, his wife .. to be void .
      Witnesses: John Bohannon
      Richard Vawter
      Thomas Bryan, William Golding
      Bond proved 26th July 1750
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      1747-1751 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 11, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 207
      Know all men .. I DUNCAN BOHANNON of Orange County, Planter, am bound unto JOHN BOHANNON, my son .. amount of five hundred pounds 26 July 1750 .. condition above bound Dunkin shall make sure by will at his decease that 100 acres of land to go to him.
      Recorded Orange County Duncan Bohannon
      26th July 175-[0]
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      1751-1759 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 12; [Antient Press]; Page 256-259
      Indenture 28 Nov 1754 between DUNCAN BOHANNON and SUSANNA BOHANNON, his wife, of Orange County, Planter, and ROBERT TERRELL, County of Culpeper, Planter, for £228 .. grants 342 acres, part
      of a patent granted to John Baylor and acknowledged to Bohannon .. lying on branches of the Rappadan River, adjoyning lands of John Baylor, Timothy Crosthwait, Erasmus Taylor .. branch of Baylor's Run just below the old court house road .. Crosthwait's land . .
      Witnesses: Dunkin Bohannon
      Zach. Taylor Susana (X) Bohannon
      Richard Wayt, Archd. Campbell
      Recorded Orange County 28th November 1754

  • Sources 
    1. [S108] William G. Scroggins, LEAVES OF A STUNTED SHRUB; Vol One, (Name: Nativa, LLC;).

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