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

Agatha Thomas

Female Abt 1745 - Aft 1771  (~ 27 years)


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  • Name Agatha Thomas 
    Birth Abt 1745  St. Mary's Parish, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death Aft 1771  St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I123918  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

    Father Owen Thomas,   b. Abt 1710, St. Mary's Parish, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 6 May 1760, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 50 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mildred Merry,   b. Abt 1714   d. Aft 1768, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Bef 1739  St. Mary's Parish, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F41495  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Merry,   b. Bef 1736, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1772, St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 38 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1761  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F50658  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      1749-1759 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Will Book B; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      THOMAS, OWEN, Spotsylvania Co., d. Nov. 8, 1759, p. May 6, 1760.
      Wit. Joseph Brock, William Waller, John Hawkins.
      Ex. wife, Mildred, son Owen Thomas;
      William Smith;
      Thomas Minor and James Stevens, to oversee my executors.
      Leg. wife, Mildred Thomas;
      son, Owen; sons, James and Robert;
      daughter Agatha Thomas.
      Mentions land bought of James Jackson. Page 453)
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      1766-1771 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book G; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Nov. 14, 1768. Mildred Thomas of Spts. Co. to her two children, Agnes (wife of Thos. Merry) and my son, James Thomas, etc. Deed of Gift. Right or title she may have under the will of her husband, Owen Thomas, Decd., after her decease, etc. Witnesses, 0. Thomas, Jno. Holloday, junr. Dec. 5, 1768.
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      1768-1772 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 15; [Antient Press]; Page 37-39
      Indenture 23 Feb 1769 between THOMAS MERRY and AGNESS, his wife, and RICHARD GRAVES .. for £174 .. tract of land on Terry's Run .. 435 acres .. bounded John Vivion on the Road side .. Wisdom Battaile Thomas Merry
      Recorded Orange County
      23rd February 1769.
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      1766-1771 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book G; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      March 6, 1769. Thomas Merry of Orange Co. and Agnes, his wife, and Reuben Daniel of Orange Co. and Elizabeth, his wife, to John Holladay of Spts. Co. £25. 170 a. in Spts. Co. Wm. Wood, Jno. Crane, Willm. Smith, Jona. Clark. March 6, 1769.
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      1768-1772 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 15; [Antient Press]; Page 87-89
      Indenture 2 May 1769 between THOMAS MERRY and AGNESS, his wife, and WILLIAM RICHARDS .. for £50 .. sell all that tract formerly belonging to William Hoalderway by Pattent granted and conveyed to
      Thomas Burgess and from Burgess conveyed to Thomas Merry .. 386 acres bounded Joseph Pratt, William Sawyer, Robert Thomas, Reuben Daniel, William Miller, dec'd, Joseph Rogers, Thomas Gully, Peter Daniel & the sd Sawyer on the North side of beaver Dam Run ..
      Presence: Stephen I.K. Smith Thomas Merry
      Benjamin Cave, John Long Agness Merry
      James Sherlay, Isaac Graves
      Recorded Orange County 22nd June 1769.
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      1768-1772 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 15; [Antient Press]; Page 143-144
      Indenture 28 Sept 1769 between THOMAS MERRY and AGNESS, his wife, of Orange County .. and BARNET DICKERSON, County of Caroline, Saint Margretts Parish .. for £30 .. sell 47 acres, part of a tract belonging to Malachi Chiles, now deceased, which Chiles sold in his lifetime to John Atkins, and Atkins conveyed unto Merry .. bounded .. James Daniel .. Chiles .. Samuel Brockman's line ..
      Witnesses: Reuben Daniel Thomas Merry
      John Stevens, Stephen I.K. Smith Agness Merry
      Recorded Orange County 28th September 1769.
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      1768-1772 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 15; [Antient Press]; Page 150-153
      Indenture 3 July 1769 between THOMAS MERRY and AGNESS, his wife, and SAMUEL BROCKMAN .. for £90 .. sell 300 acres .. bounded .. Prettyman Merry .. Battaile's line .. Rich'd Graves' .. Vivion's road ..
      Witnesses: William Moore Thos. Merry
      John Atkins, William Pollock Agness Merry
      To: Reuben Daniel, William Moore .. examine Agness Merry .. 17th July .. 9th year of our Reign .. Geo. Taylor
      Comr. Reported .. 22nd July 1769. Reuben Daniel, William Moore.
      Recorded Orange County 24th August 1769.
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      1768-1772 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 15; [Antient Press]; Page 413-414
      Indenture 26 Sept 1771 between THOMAS MERRY and AGNESS, his wife, and JOSEPH DUNCAN of Fauquier County .. for £250 .. sold 300 acres bounded .. John Stevens; Malachi Chiles, deceased; branch called Cook's Run; Stevens' line ..
      Presence: Robert Thomas Thomas Merry
      Paul Williams, John Sawyer Agness Merry
      Recorded Orange County 26th September 1771.

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