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

Robert Newburne

Male Bef 1661 - Aft 1714  (> 55 years)


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  • Name Robert Newburne 
    Born Bef 1661 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1714  Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I117067  Tree1
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 

    Family Mary MNU Newburne,   d. Aft 1714, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Anne Newburne,   b. Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F54313  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 


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      1682-1686 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 7, Part I; [Antient Press]; Page 71
      BE IT KNOWN unto all men by these prsents that I JOHN ERWIN of ye Parish of Sittingborn & County of Rappa: doe firmly give and sett over all my right of one young heifer marked with a hole in the left ear & a cross and a slitt in the right & a nick underneath she being a black pyed heifer aged about one yeare & a halfe unto ROBERT NEWBORN my God Child being the Sonn of ROBERT and SARAH NEWBORN liveing in the County of Rappa: and Parish of Sittinbern; Furthermore the said ROBERT NEWBORN doth engadg the feamall increase of the heifer to be the Childs own and for every two males as she brings the said NEWBORN is to restore one feamle unto his Son until he comes to 16 years of age and afterwards is to have the whole increase being the God Child of me JOHN ERWIN Given under my hand this 3rd September 1683 Signed sealed and delivd. in the prsence of us
      EDWARD MATHEWS, JOHN ERWIN
      RICHARD DRAKE
      Recordatr xx4 die Septembris 1683 Test THO: NEW Cl Cur p temp
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      1686-1688 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 7, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 311-313
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I FRANCIS TAYLER and ELIZABETH TAYLER Wife to the sd FRANCIS TAYLER, both of the County of Rappa:, for diverse causes and in consideration of Two thousand five hundred pounds of Tobb: already in hand reced have sold from us & either of us unto ROBERT NEWBURNE of the said County his heires forever a certain parcell of land conteying One hundred acers being in the County aforesaid being part of a Patent of land granted to CHARLES SNEAD deced for 883 acers bearing date 18th March 1662, Beginning at a certaine small schrubby red Oake in the head line in the sd Grand Divident being the corner tree to a certain parcell of land sold to ROBT. KING deced, out of the aforesd. Patent conteyning 22) acers and extending itself thence over the main branch of CHARLES BEAVER DAM thence down the sd branch and over the maine branch again S. W. to the first station he the sd NEWBURN his heires paying every yeare such quitrents and services as shall become due and payable for the same And Furthermore it is agreed upon by all the parties to these presents that he the sd NEWBURNE his heires may peaceably and quietly possess the same without the lett or disturbance of either of them the said FRANCIS or ELIZABETH or their heires and shall acknowledge these presents in open Court when they shall be thereunto required by the said ROBERT NEWBURNE In Witness whereof we the sd FRANCIS TAYLER and ELIZABETH TAYLER have sett our hands and fixed our Seales this 19th day of February Ano Dom 1686 the True Intent and meaning is that we the Subscribers do warrant the sd land from any person or persons that shall lay any manner of claime or title unto the same as Witness our hand &c. Signed sealed in the presents of us
      JAMES BALLARD, FRANCIS TAYLER his marke
      HAWKINS SNEAD ELIZA: TAYLER her marke
      Recognitr in Cur Com Rappa: 2 die Marty 1686/7 et record 24th die
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I ELIZABETH TAYLER, Wife of FRANCIS TAYLER, do hereby authorize and impower my Brother, THOMAS SNEAD, to be true and lawfull Attorney to acknowledge the sale of a parcell of land containing One hundred acers unto ROBERT NEWBURNE, Plantr., and do hereby declare my voluntary consent to the sale thereof As Witness my hand and seale this 2d day of March 1686
      Witness JAMES HARRISON, ELIZA TAYLER her marke
      ALEX. DONIFAN
      Record Cur Com Rappa 24th die Mardi 1686/7
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I FRANCIS TAYLER and ELIZABETH are firmly bound unto ROBT. NEWBURNE his heires in the full sum of Five thousand pounds of Tobb: and caske which payment we bind ourselves joyntly and severally In Witness whereof we have sett our hands and seals the 19th day of February 1686
      The Condicon of this obligation is such that if the above bound FRANCIS and ELIZABETH TAYLER or either of them at all times keep harmless the abovesd NEWBURNE from any persons under them or any other person what shall disturbe or lay claime to a parcell of land which the above NEWBURNE lately purchased of the above FRAN: and ELIZA: his Wife by a conveyance bearing date with these presents that then this pre-
      sent obligation to be voide or else to stand in full effect
      Signed sealed and delivered in the presents of us
      JAMES ORCHARD FRAN: TAYLER his marke
      HAWKINS SNEAD ELIZA: TAYLER her marke
      Recordr in Cur Com Rappa: 24th day 1686/7
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      1714 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 6, Part 2 [Antient Press]; Page 262-264
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I MARY NEWBURNE, the Wife of ROBT, NEWBURNE of the Parish of Sittenburne in the County of Richmond have appointed and in my place do constitute my loving Friend, JOHN JENINGS, to appeare before the Worspll, Court of said County and acknowledge my Right of Dower and Thirds of and in One hundred acres of land sold by my Husband to JOHN KNIGHT, confirming and holding for firme and all my said Attorney shall do in the premises in as large & ample manner as if I were personally present my selfe, As Wittness my hand & seale this 4th day of Augt. 1714
      Sealed and Delivered in the presence of
      WALTER DAVIS, MARY the marke of NEWBURNE
      FRANCIS his marke TAYLER
      This Lre. of Attorney was proved in Richmond County Court the 4th day of August 1714 by the oathes of WALTER DAVIS and FRANCIS TAYLER, wittnesses thereto and admitted to Record
      Test THOS: DICKENSON, Dept. Cl Cur
      THIS INDENTURE made the Third day of August in the yeare of our Lord one thousand seven hundred &FourteenĀ° Betweene ROBERT NEWBURNE of the Parish of Sittenburne in the County of Richmond of one part and JOHN KNIGHT and ANNE his Wife of the same Parish and County of the other part; Wittnesseth that ROBERT NEWBURNE as well for the sume of Five pounds Sterling in money to him in hand paid by JOHN KNIGHT and ANNE his Wife as the natural! love & fatherly affection he hath and beareth for and towards them the sd. JOHN and ANNE and for divers other good causes & considerations him thereunto espetially moving by these presents doth bargaiane sell and transfer unto JOHN KNIGHT his heirs all that plantation tract of land containing one hundred acres whereon said ROBERT NEWBURNE now liveth scituate in the Parish and County aforesaid and bounded, Begining att a Shrubby red Oake in the head line of a Patent belonging to CHARLES SNEAD, and corner tree to a parcellof land sould by said SNEAD to ROBERT KING deced, and runing thence over the Maine Branch of a Deep Branch, thence dowse the said Branch and over the Maine Branch againe South West one hundred eighty three perches to a white Oak, thence South East eighty seven perches and an halfe to a red Oak in KINGs line, thence along KINGs line North East one hundred eighty three perches to the first station, being formerly purchased by the said ROBERT NEWBURNE of FRANCIS TAYLER and is part of a Patent granted unto CHARLES SNEAD for Eighty hundred Eighty three acres, Together with all houses orchards fences profitts and appurtenances belonging; and the rents issues and profitts thereof; To have and to hold the One hundred acres of land to said JOHN KNIGHT his heirs, And ROBERT NEWBURNE and his heires the bargained and sold premises against all persons will warrant and for ever defend by these presents; except and always reserved out of this present demise two acres of land whereon a Water Mill belonging to WM. GRIFFIN now stands to him the said ROBERT NEWBURNE his heirs; In Wittness whereof the parties to these presents have hereunto interchangeably sett their hands and wales the day and year first above written
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in the presence of
      JOHN the marke of JENINGS ROBERT the marke of NEWBURNE
      THOS: DICKENSON
      At a Court held for Richmond County ye 4th day of August 1714
      ROBERT NEWBURNE in open Court acknowledged this his Deed unto JOHN KNIGHT and it was admitted to Record; Also JOHN JENINGS by virtue of a Power of Atto: from MARY NEWBURNE. the Wife of the said ROBERT NEWBURNE, to him in the behalfe made, appeared in Court and relinquished her the sd, MARY's Right of Dower in the land conveyed in this Deed to the within named JOHN KNIGHT which is also ordered to be recorded
      Test THOS: DICKENSON, Dept. Cl Cur
      Memorandum: That on the (blank) day of August one thousand seven hundred and fourteene Livery and Seizin of the Lands with ye appurtenances in this Deed mentioned was duely executed in & upon ye same lands by the delivery of Turf & Twigg by ye within named ROBERT NEWBURNE to ye within named JOHN KNIGHT according to ye tenor forme & effect of the within Deed in the presence of us whose names are hereunto subscribed
      WALTER DAVIS
      FRANCIS his marke TAYLOR
      Acknowledged in Richmond County Court the fourth day of August 1714 by ROBERT NEWBURNE and ordered to be recorded
      Test THOS: DICKENSON, Dept. Cl Cur
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I JOHN KNIGHT of Richmond County doe owe & am bound unto ROBERT NEWBURNE of the said County or MARY his Wife in the full and just sume of Tenn thousand pounds of good tobacco in Cask tothe which payment well and truly to be made I bind my selfe my heirs firmly by these presents; Sealed with my Seal & dated this 2th day of Augt. 1714
      THE CONDITION of the above obligation is such that whereas ROBERT NEWBURNE haveing made over unto JOHN KNIGHT Ninty Eight acres of land & all other his goods n. d chattles for the maintainance of him and his Wife, MARY, dureing their lives, Now if the abovesaid JOHN KNIGHT doth hereafter well & truly find and provide for ROBERT NEWBURNE and MARY his Wife good wholesom diet washing lodging wolling & lining Cloaths & do maintaine them Christian like dureing their lives, that then this present obligation is to be void and of none effect otherwise to stand and remaine in full force power & virtue
      Signed Sealed and Delivd, in presence of
      JNO; DAVIS JUNR, JOHN his marke KNIGHT
      MARY her marke JAMES
      Att a Court held for Rich and County the 4th day of August 1714
      JOHN KNIGHT in open Court acknowledged this his Bond unto ROBERT NEWBURNE and it was admitted to RecordTest THOS: DICKENSON, Dept, CI Cur
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      1714-1715 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 7; Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 64
      THIS INDENTURE made this first day of June in year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and fifteen Between ROBERT NEWBOURNE and JOHN KNIGHT, both of Sittenbourne Parish in ye County of Richmond, Planters, of ye one part and MARK HANDERSON of said Parish and County, Planter, of other part; Witnesseth that ROBERT NEWBOURNE and JOHN KNIGHT in consideracon of One thousand pounds of tobacco to them in hand paid by these prsents do bargain and sell unto MARK HANDERSON his heirs a certain parcel of land containing Ninety eight acres, it being formerly One hundred acres until two acres thereof was sold to WILLIAM GRIFFIN to build a Mill on, lying and being in County aforesd., being part of a Dividend of Land containing Eight hundred and Eighty three acres granted to CHARLES SNEADE deceas'd, by Patent hearing date the Eighteenth of March in the year of our Lord one thousand six hundred and Sixty two, butting and bounding as in and by the said Patent relating being thereunto made may more fully appear; with all houses tobacco houses orchards and appurtenances to the same belonging, To have and to hold the Ninety eight acres of Land with all its appurtenances unto MARK HANDERSON his heirs free and clear from all Incumbrances whatsoever; And ROBERT NEWBOURNE and JOHN KNIGHT their heirs & shall warrant and for ever defend by these p seats; And the said JOHN KNIGHT and ROBERT NEWBOURNE shall in due time and form of Law acknowledge this present Deed of Bargain and Sale before the Worshipful! the Court to be held for the County of Richmond, And that the Wife of the said JOHN KNIGHT shall then and there relinquish her right and title of dower in the granted p:misses; Provided always that MARK HANDERSON his heirs shall at his or their own proper charges pay and discharge the Quit Rents or other duties which shall become due to the Lord or Lords of the Fee or Fees thereof; In Witness whereof the said JOHN KNIGHT and ROBERT NEWBOURNE have hereunto affixed their seals and subscribed their names the day & year first above written Seal'd and Delivered in ye presence of us
      JOHN CHAMPE JOHN KNIGHT his marke
      ,JOHN HILL ROBARTT his marke NUBORNE
      Att a Court held for Richmond County the first day of June 1715
      JOHN KNIGHT and ROBERT NEWBOURNE came into Court and acknowledged this their Deed unto MARK ANDERSON and it was admitted to Record; Also ANNE KNIGHT, Wife of the sd, JOHN KNIGHT and MARY NUBORNE, Wife of the sd; ROBERT NEWBORNE came into Court & relinquished their right of Dower in the land conveyed in this Deed unto the sd: MARK ANDERSON wch, was also admitted to Record
      Test M BECKW ITH, CI Cur

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