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

William Blackerby

Male Abt 1760 - Aft 1788  (~ 29 years)


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  • Name William Blackerby 
    Birth Abt 1760  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death Aft 1788  Great Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I122996  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

    Father William Blackerby,   b. 30 Aug 1715, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 8 May 1780, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 64 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F50443  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Haydon,   b. Abt 1764   d. Aft 1788, Great Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 25 years) 
    Family ID F50459  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      1780-1782 Northumberland County, Virginia Record Book #11; [Lewis & Booker]; Page 1
      Blackerby, William, of Saint Stevens Parish
      W. W. 23 April 1780---W. P. 8 May 1780
      Son William Blackerby-plantation whereon he now lives.
      Son Joseph Blackerby-negro boy Augso, and the colt my bay mare is in fold with now, and one bed.
      Daughter Ailice-negro wench Bess, one big bible, and other small books.
      Mr. Johnson Riveer shall receive two hundred pounds current money of Virginia for his troubles.
      Rest of my estate not mentioned to be sold and equally divided between all my children, that is then living.
      Daughter Frances-negro wench Rachel, and the bed that I lent her.
      Daughter Mary-negro girl Lucy, and the best bed and furniture in the house, and a small bible.
      Daughter Sarah-negro man George, and the bed I lent her.
      Daughter Hanah-negro girl Mary, and one of the best beds and furniture except one in the house, one loom and half the gear and slaes, and my prayer book.
      To Thomas Riveer, son of Johnson Riveer-fifty pounds.
      To Natwes Blackbey, son of Mary Blackbey-fifty pounds.
      Johnson Riveer, executor.
      Witness: George Harris, Benja. Welch, and Silvester Welch
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      1783-1785 Record Book #12; Northumberland Co Va, (Lewis & Booker): Page 16
      Blackerby, Joseph
      W. W. 23 August 1780---W. P. 11 March 1783
      Whereas, I intend to go to sea through the will of God to he my guide, and if I never return I give to my:-
      Brother William Blackerby-my negro boy Aughso, as long as he lives, and if he dies without heir to my sister Hannah Blackerby. Also two suits of cloaths, two yards and a half of broad cloth, four
      shirts, one case of knives and forks, one hat, one gun, one rug, and one punch bowl.
      Sister Hanner Blackerby-one feather bed, one horse colt, and all the rest of my estate.
      Witness: Billy Angell and Robert Angell.
      William Blackerby shall act for me in my stead after he comes to the age of twenty one years, if I don't return.
      Witness: Billy Angell and Robert Angell.
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      1787-1793 Northumberland County, Virginia Record Book #14; [Lewis & Booker]; Page 196
      Haydon, Ezekiel, of Wiccomoco Parish
      W. W. 5 August 1788---W. P. 13 October 1788
      Wife Sarah Haydon-my whole estate both real and personal during her natural life or widowhood, and at her death or marriage, I dispose of same in following manner:-
      Son Thomas Haydon-negro man Joshua, together with what he has already had and now has in his possession.
      Son Charles Haydon-all the land whereon I now live to him and the male heir of his body lawfully begotten and for want of such issue I give the aforesaid land to my son George Haydon, and the male heir lawfully begotten of his body, and for want of such issue I give the aforesaid land to my grandson Willis Haydon,
      son of my son Thos. Haydon, to him and his heirs.
      Son Charles Haydon-negro man Thomas, negro woman Sarah and her increase, also his riding horse, saddle and bridle, one bed and furniture, one yoke of oxen, cart and wheels, and one gun.
      Son George Haydon-negro man Daniel, negro boy William, negro boy Mark Anthony, negro girl May and her future increase,one riding horse to the value of six pounds, one bed and furniture, one yoke of steers, also board and education out of the profits of my estate, and also to be clothed still he arrives to the age
      of twenty one years.
      Daughter Catey Blackerby, wife of William Blackerby--negro man Spencer, negro boy Zachariah, negro boy Meshack, together with sundrie articles lent her after marriage.
      The negro wench Jean, purchased of Thomas Cammell, if ever taken to be sold, what she brings to be equally divided among all my children, namely Thos., Charles, and George Haydon, and Caty Blackerby.
      Rest of estate not already given to be equally divided between my children at the death or marriage of my wife.
      Wife Sarah Haydon, and two sons Thomas, and Charles Haydon, executors.
      Witness: James Robinson, Hopkins Harding, and Hillary Curtis.

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