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

Mary Bowley

Female Aft 1716 - Aft 1767  (> 51 years)


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  • Name Mary Bowley 
    Birth Aft 1716  St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death Aft 1767  Great Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I118420  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

    Father Simon Bowley,   b. Bef 1685, Fairfield Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1738, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 53 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Sarah MNU Bowley,   b. Bef 1689   d. 10 Jul 1738, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 49 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F49508  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Thomas,   b. Abt 1710, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 9 Feb 1767, Wicomico Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Marriage Aft 1739  St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Female Thomas,   b. Aft 1730, Great Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1780, Great Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 48 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F49505  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      1738-1743 Record Book Northumberland Co Va, (Lewis & Booker):Page 17
      Bowley, Sarah, of St. Stephen's Parish
      W. W. 17 January 1737/8---W. P. 10 July 1738
      To daughter Judith Read-one feather bed and furniture and bedstead┬░
      To daughter Sarah Smith-one feather bed and furniture and high bedtead
      To grandaughter Ann Bowley-one feather bed and furniture and one Trundle bedstead, one two year old heifer, two dishes five plates
      one blowe tankard, one salt celler, one bason with brims, one gold ring, a pair of silver studes, one bed chest, one box iron and heaters one pet and. hooks, and ten yards of bumbaze.
      To daughter judith Read-my horse and saddle.
      To daughter Sarah Smith-one great iron pot.
      To all three of my daughters Mary, Judith, and Sarah-my wearing cloaths to be equally divided among them.
      Rest of estate to my five children William Bowley, Simon Bow1ey and my three daughters, to be equally divided between them,
      Son William and Simon Bowley, executors.
      Witnesss Alexander Moorehead and William Nelms.
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      1738-1743 Record Book Northumberland Co Va, (Lewis & Booker): Page 79
      Bowley, William of St. Stephen's Parish
      W. W. 6 January 1744/5-W. P. 8 April 1745
      Sister Mary Thomas-one cow and calf, two ewe, pewter pewter dish and twe plates.
      To William Smith, son of my sister Sarah Smith my gun
      [last line of page missing, appears he gives his brother the rest]
      of my estate.
      Two sisters Judith Reed, and Sarah Smith-all the rest of my estate.
      Richard Reed and John Smith, executors,
      Witness: John Alexander and Anna Alexander.

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