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

Isabella MNU Blackwell

Female Bef 1738 - Aft 1770  (> 34 years)


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  • Name Isabella MNU Blackwell 
    Birth Bef 1738 
    Gender Female 
    Death Aft 1770  Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I118069  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Family John Blackwell,   b. 17 Feb 1733, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 17 May 1770, Culpeper County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 37 years) 
    Children 
     1. John Blackwell,   b. 24 Mar 1754, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     2. Thomas Blackwell,   b. Abt 1756, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1765, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 10 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F29672  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      1749-1770 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book A; [Sparacio]; Page 506-507
      In the name of God Amen. I JOHN BLACKWELL of the County of Culpeper and Colony of Virginia Deng sick & weak but of perfect mind & memory .. do make and ordain this my last Will & Testament revoking all others by me heretofore made. First of all I bequeath my soul into the Hands of Almighty God who gave it my body I recommend to the Earth to be decently buried .. And as to what worldly goods it hath pleased God to bless me with I give and dispose of the same in manner following Vizt.
      Imprimis It is my will & desire that my just debts & funeral expences be first paid.
      Item I give and bequeath to my beloved wife ISABELLA all my estate of what kind soever to her & her heirs in order that she may be enabled to raise my small children & do appoint my said wife sole Executrix of this my last Will.
      In Testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand & seal this 18th day of February 1769.
      Presence. JAMES PENDLETON, John Blackwell
      JOHN SHAKEFORD, ROBERT FREEMAN
      At a Court held for the County of Culpeper on Thursday the 17th day of May 1770
      This last Will & Testament of John Blackwell decd was exhibited to the Court by Isabella Blackwell Widow & relict of the said decedent and was proved by the oath of James Pendleton & John Shack leford Witnesses thereto & ordered to be recorded and on the motion of the said Isabella Certificate is granted her for obtaining a Probat thereof in due form she having sworn to the same & given bond & security as the Law directs.
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      1762-1765 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book D; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 625-27.
      29 Oct. 1764. Robert Freeman of Culpener County to John Blackwell of same. Lease of 100 acres in the Little fork of Rappahannock River including the plantationl whereon Blackwell now lives ... at the head of the Hawk's Nest Branch ... on the Mill Run ... mouth of a branch on the east side the run ... near the head of the branch ... For lives of John Blackwell and Isbell his wife and Thomas
      Blackwell his son. Yearly rent, 530 pounds of tobacco due 1 May. Robert (R) Freeman Wit: James Pendleton, Hugh Freeman, John Walker
      17 May 1765. Proved by James Pendleton, Hugh Freeman and John Walker.

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