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

William Barecroft

Male Bef 1728 - 1784  (> 56 years)


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  • Name William Barecroft 
    Born Bef 1728 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 May 1784  Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I117473  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2020 

    Family 1 Mary Garner,   b. Aft 1730, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1784, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 54 years) 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Barecroft,   b. Bef 1776, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Winifred Barecroft,   b. Aft 1776, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F46637  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Garner 
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F46644  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1783-1785 Record Book #12; Northumberland Co Va, (Lewis & Booker): Page 178
      Barecroft, William
      W. W. 26 April 1784---W. P. 10 May 1784
      Wife Mary Barecroft-one third part of all my estate during her natural life, and at her death to be equally divided between my two daughters Winifred, and Elizabeth Bearcroft.
      Daughter Winifred Barecroft-sixty pounds specie over and above one half of the residue of my estate, which will make her legacy equal with the legacy that was left Elizabeth by her grandfather Joseph Garner.
      Daughter Winifred-one third part of my estate.
      Daughter Elizabeth-one third part of my estate.
      The two thirds of my estate left my two daughters, not to be divided between them 'till my daughter Winifred arrives to the age of twenty one or marries.
      My executors to sell any of the estate left my two daughters that they think may perish or waste, and apply the money to the use of boarding and cloathing my two daughters.
      Friends Peter Cox, and George Garner, executors.
      Witness: John Winstead.
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      1713-1749 Wills-Admin Northumberland Co Va, (Lewis & Booker): Page 310
      Bearcroft, James
      W. W, 31 May 1748---W. P. 12 June 1749
      Brother William Bearcroft and his heirs-my whole estate both real and personal.
      Friend John Meath, executor.
      Witness: Robert Clarke, Elizabeth Rice, and Judith Melton.

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