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

Mary Jacobus

Female Abt 1683 - Abt 1712  (~ 29 years)


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  • Name Mary Jacobus 
    Born Abt 1683  Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Abt 1712  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I128581  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2020 

    Father Angell Jacobus,   b. Abt 1658, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1698, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Clarke,   b. Abt 1662, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 12 Jul 1694, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 32 years) 
    Married 18 Apr 1678  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F17458  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Faver,   b. Bef 1679, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1723/24, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 45 years) 
    Married Abt 1699  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Faver,   b. 25 Nov 1699, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Theophilus Faver,   b. Bef 1704, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1740, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 38 years)
     3. Winifred Faver,   b. Bef 1708, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1765, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 59 years)
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F35580  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • === Contributed by Wade Newman

      Virginia Will and Probate Records
      Middlesex (County) Wills Vol A 1675-1698, Wills Vol 8 1698-1754
      Ancestry.com microfilm, Frame 504/627

      In the name of God Amen I Angell Jacobus of Christ Church Parish being weak of Body but perfect in memory and remembrance at his present time raise be God according to the computations of the Church of England I do ordain and constitute this to be my Last Will and Testament revoking all other wills whatsoever by me made.
      First I bequeath my soul to the Almighty Gog who gave it ___ by the mercy of Jesus Christ my redeemer to receive everlasting life.
      Secondly I bequeath my body to the earth to be buried at ye discretion of my executor hereafter mentioned .
      Item I give and bequeath to my eldest daughter Elizabeth Yeats one hundred acres of land lying in Richmond County in North Farnham Parish it being part of her uncle Clarks land upon ye ___ to her and her heirs forever,
      Item I give and bequeath to my daughter Ann Jacobus that plantation in Richmond County where I lived on with one hundred acres of land to her and her heirs lawfully begotten of her body and in case for want of such heirs to be equally to ye surviving sisters divided,
      Item I give and bequeath to my daughter Winifred Jacobus one hundred acres of land lying and joining to ye plantation I lived on and one hundred acres of land lying by Charles Beaver Dam to her and her heirs lawfully begotten by her body and in case for want of such heirs to be equally divided to ye surviving sisters divided,
      Item I give and bequeath to my daughter Mary Jacobus one hundred ninety five acres of land joining to ye plantation whereon I lived in Richmond County it being now seated by my son in law Wm Yeats to her and her heirs lawfully begotten by her body and in case for want of such heirs to be equally to ye surviving sisters divided,
      Item, I give and bequeath one hundred and fifty acres of land lying and joining to ye land of Mr Fran Gower ___ Mr Henry Aston Samuel Baly in Richmond County to a child that my wife now goeth with male or female to it and its heirs lawfully begotten by its body forever and in case for want of such heirs to return to my daughter Winifred
      Item, I give and bequeath all my goods and chattels that belong to my plantation in Richmond County to be equally divided between my daughter Ann and my daughter Susannah and daughter Winifred Jacobus equally divided in quantity and quality , Item I give and bequeath to my grnd Daughter Elizabeth Yeats one heifer and her increase I give to my daughter Elizabeth Yeats for ye allowance of her dowered a woman servant named Ann Widdow,
      Item, I give and bequeath to my daughter Susannah Jacobus in lieu of an Indian boy called Peter given to her by her uncle Clark, six ____ ____ one large brass kettle one feather bed bolster two pillows and pairs of blankets a wosted rug , red ___ curtains and valences with a silk fringe to it.
      Item it is my will and desire that my Indian boy called Peter shall be free at this seventh day of February come two year, further it is my will and desire that ye said Indian Peter shall have at ye expiration of his after said two year a young mare three years old bridle and saddle a ____ and ____ of clothes a hat one shirt a pair of trousers and hoses,
      Item I give and bequeath all ye rest of my personal estate whatsoever unto my loving wife Ann Jacobus,
      Item it is my will and desire that Mr Joseph ____ (Dicke?) shall remain on ye plantation whereon he now liveth until my daughter Ann be of age or married paying to the use of my said daughter Ann the rent annually one thousand pounds of tobacco,
      Item I do make and constitute my loving wife Ann Jacobus as my whole and sole executor of this my last Will and Testament, As Witnessed my hand and seale by these presents, October the ninth 1697, Angell Jacobus
      Signed sealed and delivered in the presence of us Isaac Preton(?), John Green, Wm Downing.
      At a court held for the County of Middlesex of 5th day of September 1698, Here personally appeared John Bryant and William Downing and made oath upon the holy evangelist that they saw Angell Jacobus sign seale and declare this will contained on this sheet of paper to be his last will and testament and that he was then in perfect sense and memory, test Edwin Thacker CC

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