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

Robert Biswell

Male Bef 1683 - 1716  (> 33 years)


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  • Name Robert Biswell 
    Born Bef 1683 
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 May 1716  St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia - bond Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I128985  Tree1
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 

    Family ID F50513  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Butler,   b. Bef 1683, Pope Creek, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1716, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 33 years) 
    Married Abt 1703 
    Children 
     1. Erasmus Biswell,   b. Aft 1703, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Anne Biswell,   b. Aft 1704, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Daniel Biswell,   b. Aft 1705, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F50463  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1714-1716 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 14, Part 2; [Virginia Colonial Abstracts Vol 9, Beverley Fleet]; Page 552. Bond. 16 May 1716. 200. Sterl. Jeremiah Beeswell admr of Est of Robt. Beeswell decd.
      Wit:
      Wm Covington junr Signed Jer Biswell
      Ralph Gough Aug't Ley
      John Mekenny
      Roo. 16 May 1716.
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      1714-1716 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 14, Part 2; [Virginia Colonial Abstracts Vol 9, Beverley Fleet]; Page 567. Inventory of Est. of Robt. Bizwell decd., presentod by Jeremiah Bizwoll, admr., according to Court Order 16 May 1716. Includes:
      To a parcell of Sarah Bizwells old waring Clothes 1: 0; 0
      To a pare of pistolls and houlsters Breast plate and Cruper 1: 0: 0
      To a parcell of ould books 0: 04: 0
      Total valuation 60: 00: 8
      Given under our hand this 15th day of June 1716
      John Boughan
      Ralph Rowzee
      Augustin Ley
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      1716-1718 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 15, Part 2; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 95.
      Robert Bizwell. Additional inventory. Items not valued.
      Signed by Jeremiah Bizwell.
      20 Aug. 1777., Presented by Jeremiah Bizwell, administrator.

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      1717-1721 Essex County Virginia Wills, Inventories and Settlements of Estates No. 3; [John Frederick Dorman]: Page 70-71.
      Robert Bizwell. Estate account. 1717,
      Payments made to Samll, Stallard, James Masters, Edward Rowzee, Nicholas Copeland, Anne Hines, 'Edward Lickering, Thomas Fenwick, Henry Dungun, John Boughan, John Hawkins, Thompson, Robert Parker, Mary Fletcher, Leonard Tarent gent., Richard Gatewood, Nathll. Fogg, Robert Jones, Mr. Robert Beverley, Eliza. Ridgdell, John Cooke (for a coffin), Robert Brooke Junr., Hadm. Edwards, John Bizwell.
      Signed by Jeremiah Biswell.
      21 Oct. 1718. Proved by. Jeremiah Bizwell.
      === land mentioned
      1711-1714 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 14, Part 1; [Virginia Colonial Abstracts Vol 8, Beverley Fleet]; Page 252. Will of JOHN WILLIAMS of St. Anns Par. Dated 23 Feb 1713/14. Prob. 10 Jun 1714.
      To son in law Joseph LEMON and his wife Margaret the plantation 'whereon I live' with all appurtenances.
      To Grandson John BOULWARE, son of John and Susanna BOULWARE, 100 acres, in the forest where my son in law Jo. LEMON now lives, also a mare and 'my little gun'.
      To grand-daughter Eliza BOULWARE the daughter of John BOULWARE and Susanna his wife a cow calf.
      To grand-daughter Mary BOULWARE a cow calf, 100 acres of land in the forest.
      To Eliz'a Williams Daughter of Marg't LEMON all my Plantation where Robert BISWELL Senior now lives, with 100 acres thereto adjoining, she failing in heirs to Joseph LEMON and Margaret his wife.
      To grandsons John LEMON and Joseph LEMON each a gun.
      Bal of Est to be equally divided between the four children of Susanna BOULWARE and the four children of Margt LEMON.
      Exrs. Sons in law John BOULWARE and Joseph LEMON
      Signed John W. WILLIAMS
      Wit: Stephen CHENAULT,
      Susanna COOK her mark,
      James ALLIN
      Will probated by Joseph LEMON, one of the exors, he giving bond with security, 12 Aug 1714
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      1704-1707 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 12, Part 1; [Virginia Colonial Abstracts Vol 29, Beverley Fleet]; Page 269
      Robert Beeswell and Sarah:his wife of St Annes par sell Isaac Flowers; for 1300lb tobo, 10 acres adjoining 6 acres sd Flowers bought of John Buttler: Both parcels being part of 600 acres pat by Richard Coleman in 1650, this patent of 600 acres sold by Coleman to Wm Neale [sic Veale] "who by Will gave it to us",
      Wit: Signed Robert x Beeswell
      Jeremiah Biswell Sarah x Beeswell
      John Buttler Ack and rec 10 Aug 1706
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      1707-1711 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 13; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 221-22.
      30 April 1709. John Butler and Robert Biswell, both of St. Ann's Parish, Essex County, being jointly possest with land that formerly belonging to Mr. William Veal containing 300 acres, part of a patent formerly belonging to Richard Coleman, part of the land on the north side of Coleman's Creek and part on the south side of a beaver dam near Mr. Henry's land ... agree we shall enjoy the plantation and land whereon we now live ... at the mouth of a branch on the south side of the creek ... to the ferry road ... line of marked trees made by Capt. Charles Smith, surveyor
      John Butler
      Robert Beeswell
      Wit: Thomas Peatross, Richard (R) West.
      10 May 1709. Acknowledged by Robert Biswell and John Butler and his wife.
      30 April 1709. Bond of John Butler and Robert Biswell for 40,000 pounds tobacco, to that party that shall be agreived by the other. John Butler
      Robert Beeswell
      Wit: Thomas Peatross, Richard (R) West.
      10 May 1709. Acknowledged by John Butler and his wife and Robert Biswell.


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