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

Honor Powell

Female Bef 1724 - Aft 1762  (> 40 years)


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  • Name Honor Powell 
    Birth Bef 1724 
    Gender Female 
    Death Aft 1762  Amelia County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I126238  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father John Powell,   b. Bef 1700, Sittingbourne Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 15 Dec 1763, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 63 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne MNU Powell   d. Aft 1774, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Bef 1720  St. Mary's Parish, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F20911  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Rucker,   b. Bef 1700, Bristol, Gloucester, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1794, Amelia County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 94 years) 
    Marriage Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Rucker,   b. 28 Sep 1744, St. Mark's Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 5 Jan 1835, Elbert County, Georgia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 90 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Joseph Rucker,   b. Bef 1747, St. Mark's Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1789, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 44 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Esther Rucker,   b. St. Mark's Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 15 Nov 1779, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     4. Frances Rucker,   b. St. Mark's Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1779, Amelia County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F50575  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      1742-1743 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 7; [John Frederick Dorman]; Pages 175-78.
      23-24 March 1742 [1743]. Wm. Rucker of Orange County to Michaell Holt of same. Lease and release; for £20 current money. 100 acres in the fork of Elk Run ... Wm. Offill's line .. Michl. Holt's line ... head of a muddy branch ... line of John Rucker ...
      Wm. Rucker
      24 March 1742 [1743]. Acknowledged by William Rucker.
      Honour wife of William relinquished her right of dower.
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      1749-1753 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book A; [John Frederick Dorman]; Pages 119-21.
      13 March 1749/50. William Rucker of St. Thomas' Parish, Culpeper County, planter, to William Twyman of same. For £40 current money. 123 acres ... corner to Thomas Cofer ... Philip Stockdale's corner ... above the fork ... courses of the run to a fork of a branch that falleth into the run ...
      Wm. Rucker
      Honour (X) Rucker
      Wit: Robt. Sharman, Benja. Powell, Richd. Vawter.
      15 March 1749. Acknowledged by William Rucker. Honour the wife of William relinquished her right of dower.
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      1762-1765 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book D; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 87-91.
      18 Aug. 1762. William Rucker and Honor his wife of Rawley Parish, Amelia County, to James Collins of Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County. For £80 current money. 200 acres on the north side the Rapidanne River ... on the river ... on a hill ... on a ridge ... in a branch ... on the road ... down the branch to the Rhapidanne River ... also one grist mill standing on the Rhapidanne River joining to the premises
      William Rucker
      Honor (X) Rucker
      Wit: Thomas Stanton, Thos. Kirtley, Pat. Linch, John Bingeman.
      18 Aug. 1762. Bond of William Rucker and Honor his wife of Amelia County to James Collins of Culpeper County. For £160 current money. Honor, the wife of Willm Rucker, being in Amelia County, could not enjoin in the conveyance and relinquish her right of dower. William Rucker shall procure a good sufficient relinquishment of the dower.
      Wm. Rucker
      Honor (X) Rucker
      Wit: Thos. Stanton, Thos. Kirtley, Pat. Linch and John Bingeman.
      Aug. 1762. Proved by the witnesses.

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