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

Mary MNU Bell

Female Bef 1744 - Aft 1786  (> 44 years)


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  • Name Mary MNU Bell 
    Born Bef 1744 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1786  Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I126111  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2020 

    Family William Bell,   b. Bef 1740, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1780, Orange County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 40 years) 
    Married Bef 1760  Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Susannah Bell,   b. Bef 1764, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elizabeth Bell,   b. Bef 1764, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1780, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 18 years)
     3. John Miller Bell,   b. Bef 1760, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Thomas Bell,   b. Aft 1761, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. William Bell,   b. Aft 1760, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Polly Bell,   b. Bef 1764, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1780, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 18 years)
     7. Sally Bell,   b. Abt 1764, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1780, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 17 years)
     8. Henry Bell,   b. Aft 1760, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Catherine Bell,   b. Aft 1764, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Peggy Bell,   b. Aft 1764, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. James Miller Bell,   b. Aft 1760, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1780, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 20 years)
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F49497  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1778-1801 Orange County, Virginia Will Book 3: [Antient Press]; Page 157
      Assignment of dower of Mary Bell, now Mary Alcock. All that part of the tract of land commonly called the court house tract lying on the southwest side of the main road; corner to Andrew Shepherd; corner of Erasmus Taylor; to front door of Shepherd store house; John Baylor's line. Also the two northeast rooms below stairs and the two rooms above them upstairs of the mansion house of Wm. Bell decd, with the yard on both sides of the said mansion house in a dirct line with the partition between the said rooms laid off for the dower of the said Mary and the other part of the house including the kitchen and dairy, and forty feet at northeast end of the said yard into the road for the purpose of carrying wood &c. to the kitchen. Also the free use of the spring. Also, all that part of a lease of land held by the said decedant at his death from John Baylor of Caroline and adjoining the land of Erasmus Taylor; said Baylor's line; Spencer's line; line of Erasmus Taylor; Joseph Wood's line.
      Executed November 15, 1786, by Wm. Moore, James Taylor, Thos. Bell, Ben. Porter. Recorded December 28, 1786.
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      1778-1801 Orange County, Virginia Will Book 3: [Antient Press]; Page 159
      Culpeper County, to wit: In obedience to an order of the worshipful) court of Orange County, we the subscribers accordingly met to lay off the dower of Mary Bell, now Alcock, of her lands in this county but on being forbid viewing the same by Alexander Dawney, guardian to William Bell, son of William Bell, deceased, and by John M. Bell, son of the aforesaid deceased, we declined having any thing now to do in the business. Given under our hands this twenty second day of August 1786. Edward Stevens, Edward Watkins, Birkett Davenport. Recorded in Orange County 28th December 1786.
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      [Affidavit] Culpeper County to wit. In Obedience to an Order of the worshipful Court of Orange County we the Subscribers accordingly met To lay of the dower of Mary Bell now Alcock of her late husbands lands in this County but on being forbid viewing The same by Alexander Dawney Guardian to William Bell son of William Bell deceased & by By [sic] John M. Bell Son to the aforesaid deceased we declined having any thing now to do in the Business. Given under our hands this twenty Second day of August 1786 p [signed] Edward Stevens, Edward Watkins, Birhett Davenport. At a Court held for Orange County on Thursday the 28th Decemr. 1786. The within being returned into Court is Ordered to be Recorded.
      Teste. James Taylor, C.O.C. [Orange County Will Book 3. page 159]

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