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

John Webb

Male Bef 1671 - 1714  (> 43 years)


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  • Name John Webb 
    Born Bef 1671 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Jan 1714  South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I129053  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2022 

    Father Family Webb 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F12802  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1711-1714 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 14, Part 1; [Virginia Colonial Abstracts Vol 8, Beverley Fleet]; Page 168. Will of John Webb, of South Farnham Par., Essex Co. Dated 7 Dec. 1712. Proved 15 Jany 1713/14.
      "I give unto John Webb als Montague" a cow. Balance of Estate to be divided betw wife Elizabeth and John Webb als Montague. Gun to John Webb als Montague. "and in case my wife marrys again leave my wife one Cow more than John Montague shall have in his share of the Estate, my desire is that Jno Webb als Montague do live with my wife till he arrives to the age of Twenty one years (if she does not marry) but if she marrys he to be at liberty, if my wife marrys before Jno Webb als Montague arrives to the age of Twenty one years then the Estate to be Equally Divided but not till then otherwise".
      Exors wife and John Webb als Montague.
      Wit:
      Wm Hudson signed John Webb
      Joseph Anderson his mark
      Robert Webbs mark
      At a Court held for Essex County 11 day of March 1713 (1713/14) "Eliza Webb one of the Exors within mentioned Giving Bond with Security Certificate is Granted her and Jno Webb als Montague for obtaining a probate thereof in due form
      Test
      Richard Buckner Cl Cur.
      === richard looks to be his brother
      1711-1714 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 14, Part 1; [Virginia Colonial Abstracts Vol 8, Beverley Fleet]; Page 19. Bond. 11 March 1713/14. Elizabeth Webb Executrix Est. John Webb deceased. £200. Sterling.
      Wit:
      Ja Alderson signed Eliza E Webb
      Wm Winston mark
      Benj'a ffisher
      Rich'd Webb his mark
      Rec. 11 March 1713/14
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      1711-1714 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 14, Part 1; [Virginia Colonial Abstracts Vol 8, Beverley Fleet]; Page 229. Appraisal of Est, of John Webb, deceased, taken by order of Court, 11 March 1713/14, presented by Elizabeth Webb, Extrix., and sworn to before "one of her Maj'ts Justices of the peace Capt William Young".
      Includes:
      To one Sword and old Iron Lumber 00, 04. 00
      To horse whip and pepper box and 2 books 00, 13. 00
      Total valuation £29, 09. 04
      Wit: signed Vincent x Godfrey Pile
      Mr Benj'a (fisher
      Henry x Woodnot
      Owen x Owens
      Rec, 8 April 1714.
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      === ? there are two john webbs of about the same age in the same place at this time
      1707-1711 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 13; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 396-97.
      7 Aug. 1710. In obedience to orders of 10 July and 10 Aug. 1710, we began to survey the land of the plaintiff
      [never named] ... east side of Coxes Creek ... line of Ralph Payne ... The patent under which the plaintiff claims was granted to John Bullin son and heire of Rebecca Capell and it was before granted to John Capell, deceased, 4 Oct. 1653, and upon the petition of Rebecca the poore widdow the Governor and Councill confirmed the land to her and her heirs by order 24 March 1661. The patent under which the plaintiff claimed was signed 26 March 1664. The patent under which the defendant claimed bear date 15 June 1661. The patent under which the plaintiff claimed ... dividing line between Peter Harrood and Thos. Green.
      We find the defendant John Webb by his own confession fell a timber tree of the plaintiff's. We find John Webb did rent a house of the plaintiff's and did receive from John Callicoat, then tenant to the defendant, one obligation of 200 pounds of tobacco in full satisfaction for the rent and the house was rented before 1 June 1709. If the law be for the plaintiff we find one shilling sterling damages.
      Danll. Dobyns foreman Erasmus Allen William Dunn
      Will Young John Parker James Turner
      James Fullerton John Haile Salvator Muscoe
      Nicho. Smith junr. Thomas Munday John (J) Gatewood
      Augustine Smith, surveyor

      === is this the john Webb alias Mountague?
      1728-1733 Essex County, Virginia Deed Book 19; [Antient Press]; Page 179-184
      THIS INDENTURE made the nineteenth and Twentieth day of January in the year of our Lord God one thousand seven hundred and Thirty Between JOHN WEBB of the County of Essex of one part and SAMUEL CLAYTON of the County aforesaid of the other part Witnesseth that Whereas the sd JOHN WEBB by Indenture bearing date the day before the date hereof for the consideration herein mentioned (five shillings) did sell unto sd SAMUEL CLAYTON two hundred acres of land and likewise all my whole right & title to the whole PATENT formerly granted to JOHN BIBBEY as will appear being in Southfarnham Parish in the County of Essex joyning on PISCATAWAY CREEK on the lower side thereof joyning on the land of the sd CLAYTON and also all wayes waters comodities and advantages belonging To Have and To Hold the said land therein mentioned unto the sd SAMUEL CLAYTON his heirs during the term of Six months to the end that by Virtue thereof and by Virtue of the Statute for transferring uses into possession the said SAMUEL CLAYTON might be in the actual! possession of the premises and be enabled to accept Release for the same. Now This Indenture Witnesseth that sd JOHN WEBB for the consideration of sd SAMUEL CLAYTON giveing unto him the sd JOHN WEBB fifty acres of land out of the aforesd Two hundred and laid of according to a bond given by the sd SAMUEL CLAYTON to him the sd JOHN WEBB bearing date the fourth day of October 1729 the receipt whereof he doth hereby acknowledge and for divers other good causes hath granted unto him the said SAMUEL CLAYTON his heirs and assigns all the aforesd two hundred acres of land and all his right & title to the PATENT formerly granted to JOHN BIBBY and every part thereof To Have and To Hold the sd land and other the premises unto the sd SAMUEL CLAYTON his heirs and assigns. In Witness whereof the parties have set their hands and Seals in presence of JOHN GRIFFING, JOHN WEBB
      WM. FRAZER, OWIN OWINGS
      At a Court held for Essex County on the XVIth day of February MDCCXXX
      JOHN WEBB acknowledged this his release indented to SAMUEL CLAYTON to be his act and deed which on his motion is admitted to record
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I JOHN WEBB am held and firmly bound unto SAMUEL CLAYTON in the sum of one hundred & fifty pounds Sterl. dated this twentieth day of January 1730
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      1740-1742 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Order Book; [Antient Press]; Page 175
      Spotsvlvania County Court 7th of July 1742
      - On the Petition of ELIZABETH CLAYTON and PHILIP CLAYTON, Executors of the Will of SAML. CLAYTON deced., against BENJAMIN MATTHEWS for two pounds eleven shillings currt. money & seventy eight pounds of tobacco, the Court having heard the same do order it to be dismist

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