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

Ambrose Bohannon

Male Aft 1732 - Bef 1798  (< 64 years)


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  • Name Ambrose Bohannon 
    Birth Aft 1732  Kingston Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death Bef 25 Jan 1798  Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I128269  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

    Father Elliott Bohannon,   b. 21 Dec 1711, Kingston Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 21 May 1781, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne Walker,   b. Abt 1715   d. 30 Sep 1801, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Abt 1732  Kingston Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F24504  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1770-1783 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book B; [Dorothy Ford Wulfeck];
      Will of John Deer of Culpeper Co.
      Dated 28 March, 1781, Proven 18 June, 1781.
      Legatees: Wife Catharine Deer.
      Sons: Moses Deer, John Deer.
      Daus Mary Deer, Elisabeth Deer, Catharine Rider, Susanna Brown, Dorothy Fletcher(?), Eve Bohon.
      Executors: Ambrose Bohannon and son, John Deer.
      Wit.: George Lornven, Reuben Fleshman, Moses Fleshman.
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      1762-1765 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book D; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 596-97.
      18 Aug. 1764. Abraham Cooper of Culpeper County to Ambrose Bohannon of same. For value received. One gray mare branded on the near buttock thus SS, also one bay horse colt not docked with a small star in his face branded on the near shoulder Q, also one bay mare branded on the near buttock X, with a star in her face, also one bay horse colt with a star in his face, not docked, branded on the near shoulder Q.
      Abraham Cooper
      Wit: John Bohannan, Eliot Bohannan, Robert Gaines, William Mallory, James Menefee.
      21 March 1765. Proved by John Bohannan and Robert Gains
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      1788-1789 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book O; [Antient Press]; Page 281-282
      THIS INDENTURE made this 15th day of April in year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and Eighty eight Between AMBROSE BOHANNAN of County of Culpeper of one part and MARY LEPS [Lipps] of aforesaid County of other part; Witnesseth that AMBROSE BOHANNON for the sum of Thirty pounds Currt. money of Virginia to him in hand paid by MARY LEPS, hath bargained and sold unto MARY LIPS her heirs a certain tract of land containing One acre more or less lying on ROBINSON RIVER and bounded, Begining at a Spanish Oak Stump, corner to ANDREW GLASSELL, thence with said GLASSELLs line to the Old Bever, thence down the several courses of the Old Bever to MEDLEY's line, thence with MEDLEY's line to the begining; Together with all water courses orchards and all other appurtenances belonging; with all rents and reversion of Rents, all other the right and title of AMBROSE BOHANNON or any other person lawfully claiming the same; To have and to hold the land and premises to her own proper use, As Witness my hand and seal the day & year above written
      Sealed & Delivered in presence of
      HENRY MILLER, AM: BOHANNON
      JOHN MAJOR, THOS: BOHANNON
      Reced. full satisfaction for the within written Indenture, Witness my hand this 15th of April 1788
      HENRY MILLER, AM; BOHANNON
      THOS: BOHANNON
      At a Court held for Culpeper County April 21st 1788
      This Indenture of Bargain and Sale from AMBROSE BOHANNON to MARY LEPS Together with a receipt thereon endorsed was acknowledged and ordered to be recorded
      Teste JOHN JAMESON, Cl Cur
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      1792 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book R; (Part 1); [Antient Press]; Page 38-40
      THIS INDENTURE made the Eleventh day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and ninety two Between JOHN BOHANNON and MARY LIPS of County of Culpeper of one part and REUBEN MEDLEY of County aforesaid of other part; Witnesseth that JOHN BOHANNON and MARY LIPS in consideration of the sum of Twenty pounds current money of Virginia to them in hand paid by these presents doth bargain and sell unto REUBEN MEDLEY a certain parcell of land containing about Four acres, be the same more or less, lying in County of Culpeper on the ROBINSON RIVER on the West side thereof between the lands of said MEDLEY and ANDREW GLASSELL, apart of said land was formerly sold by MICHAEL THOMAS to JAMES BARBOUR and by him sold to AMBROSE BOHANNON and by him conveyed to MARY LIPS, the residue of the said Two acres was given by ELLIOT BOHANNON deceased to said JOHN BOHANNON adjoining the other land conveyed by AMBROSE BOHANNON to MARY LIPS and the ROBINSON RIVER; which lands together with all houses woods and water courses unto REUBEN MEDLEY his heirs said JOHN BOHANNON and MARY LIPS for themselves their heirs will warrant and forever defend from the lawful claim and demand of all persons; In Testimony whereof the said JOHN BOHANNON and MARY LIPS have hereunto set their hands and seals the day and year above written
      Signed sealed and delivered in presence of
      ROBERT SMITH, JONAS BLANKENBEKER, JOHN BOHANNON
      JOSHUA WAYLAND, WILLIAM STROTHER MARY LIPS
      Received full satisfaction for the within written Indenture; Witness my hand this eleventh day of June 1792
      ROBERT SMITH, JOHN BOHANNON
      JONAS BLANKENBEKER MARY LIPS
      At a Court held for Culpeper County the 18th day of June 1792
      This Indenture of Bargain and Sale from JOHN BOHANNON and MARY LIPS to REUBEN MEDLEY was proved by the Oaths of ROBERT SMITH, JONAS BLANKENBEKER and JOSHUA WAYLAND, three of the witnesses thereto and ordered to be recorded
      Teste JOHN JAMESON, Cl Cur

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