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

Joseph Munday

Male Abt 1705 - 1745  (~ 40 years)


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  • Name Joseph Munday 
    Born Abt 1705  St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Nov 1745  South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I130819  Tree1
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2021 

    Father John Munday,   b. Abt 1681, Sittingbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1740, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Reeves,   b. Bef 1684, South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1739, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 55 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef 1700  Sittingborne Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F35857  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane MNU Munday,   b. Abt 1709,   d. Aft 1749, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Married Abt 1725  St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Munday,   b. Abt 1725, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1749, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 24 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F52162  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1743-1747 Essex County, Virginia Will Book 7; [The Virginia Genealogist-John Frederick Dorman]; Page 400-02. Bond of William Watkins as administrator of Joseph Munday. For £100 sterling. 20 Nov. 1745.
      Security, William Streshley.
      Wm. Watkins
      William Sthreshley
      20 Nov. 1745. Acknowledged.
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      1747-1750 Essex County, Virginia Will Book 8, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 310-311
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that we JOHN SMITH JUNR. and SILVANES TANDY are held and firmly bound unto THOMAS WARING, FRANCIS SMITH, FRANCIS WARING & SAMUEL HIPKINS Gent., Justices for Essex County in the Sum of Fifty pounds to the which payment well and truly to be paid we bind ourselves our heirs firmly by these presents; Sealed with our seals, dated this 20th day of March Anno Dom 1749
      The Condition of this obligation is such that if the above bound JOHN SMITH JUNR Admr of all the goods chattels and credits of JOSEPH MUNDAY deceased do make a true and perfect inventory of all the goods chattles and credits of the said deceased, and the same so made do exhibit in the County Court of Essex when he shall be thereunto required by the said Court; and the same goods chattels and credits do well and truly administer according to Law; And further do make a just and true account of his actings and doings therein when thereto required by the said Court and all the residue of the said goods chattels and credits which shall be found remaining upon the said Adminstrs, account, the same being first examined and allowed by the Justices of the Court for the time being do deliver and pay unto such person or persons respectively as the said Justices by their order or Judgment shall direct pursuant to the Laws in that case made and provided; And if it shall hereafter appear that any last Will and Testament was made by the said deceased, and the Executor therein named do exhibit the
      same in the said Court making request to have it allowed and approved, accordingly, if
      the said JOHN being thereunto required do render and deliver up his Letters of Administration approbation of such Testament being first had and made in the said Court, Then this obligation to be void and of none effect or else to remain in full force and virtue
      JOHN SMITH
      SILVANUS TANDY
      At a Court held for Essex County at Tappahannock on the 20th day of March Anno Dom:
      1749 JOHN SMITH and SILVANUS TANDY acknowledged this Bond to be their act and
      deed which was thereupon ordered to be recorded and is truly recorded
      Test JOHN LEE, C. E Cur
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      1747-1750 Essex County, Virginia Will Book 8, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 310-311
      Pursuant to an order of Essex County Court dated the 20th of March 1749, We the persons therein mentioned appointed appraisers of the Estate of JOSEPH MUNDAY deceased being first sworn before FRANCIS WARRANG Gent., one of his Majesties Justices of the Peace did.proceed as followeth, Vitt. To 1 cow & yearling, 1 yew & lamb & 1 yew; 2 hogs, bed & furniture, 1 old do., 1 old do., 1 large oval tabel. old chest of drawrs., old chest, large pot & hooks, 3 old do., 1 earthen pot, pr. of stilards, 3 iron wedges, 2 old axes & flesh forks, 1 pare of fier tongs, old frying pan; a parsil of old iron, 2 broad hoes, old pale, table bread tray can; 1 old side saddle, old bedsted, 26 lbs. old puter, 2 wheat sifters, a box iron & heater, 1 iron spice morter & pesel, 1 Sord & bealt, looking glass, Bible, candlestick & peper box, earthen jugg & mug, a parsil of carpenters tools, a spining wheal, 1 gun, 5 old chears, cupers ax, a croscut saw, coat, old saddel, old chest, a parsil of old lumber, a small grinstone; a plow & hoe & hamer; 6 old tubs, 2 raw hides, 4 casks, a pare of cart wheels, an old gun, 2 pare of wool cards (not totalled)
      JOHN GORDON
      JOHN STOKES
      SILVANUS TANDY
      At a Court held for Essex County at Tappahannock on the 17th day of May Anno Dom: 1750 This Inventory and Appraisment of the Estate of JOSEPH MUNDAY deceased was this day returned and ordered to be recorded and is truly recorded
      Test JOHN LEE, C. E. Cur.
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      1736-1743 Essex County, Virginia Will Book 6; [Antient Press]; Page 242-243
      IN THE NAME OF GOD AMEN I JOHN MUNDAY of Essex County in St. Anns Parish being sick and weak in body but of sound and perfect mind and memory praise be therefore given to Almighty God but calling to mind the uncertainty and frailty of this mortal Life and that all mortal men must yield to Death when it shall please Almighty God to Call, I do therefore make and ordain this my present Last Will and Testamt. in manner and form following That is to say First and principally I commend my Soul into the hands of Almighty God hopeing through the merritts death and passion of my Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ to have full and free pardon and remission of all my sins and Wickedness in General and my body I committ to the Earth to be decently and Christianly buried at the discretion of my Executor which I hath hereafter name So my Soul first and Chiefly I have commended into the hands of God who gave it and my Body I commited to the earth and hopeing at the Generall Resurrection of the Great Day it may rise to the Life Immortal through the same my Lord & Saviour Jesus Christ and as touching the disposition of all such temporal Estate as it hath pleased God to bestow upon me I do give and dispose thereof as follows First I will that my just debts and funeral charges shall be paid and discharged.
      ITEM I give unto my Son JOHN MUNDAY Lawfull begotten by the body one Shilling Sterl.
      ITEM I give unto my Daughter SARAH WARE Lawfull begotten by the Body one Shilling Sterl. ITEM I give unto my Son THOS. MUNDAY my whole set of Trooper Arms as soon as I am deceased he may receive them in possession
      ITEM I do give unto my Daughter MARY WARE lawfull begotten of my body one feather bed &Boulster and Rugg.
      ITEM I do give unto my Son JOSEPH MUNDAY the Plantation that I do now live on and the land adjoining thereto to him and his heirs forever And all the rest and residue of my personal Estate goods chattles whatsoever I do lend unto my well beloved Wife during her Natural life and after her decease I do give and equally divide it among my Children which I shall here nominate as follows MARGRETT MUNDAY, CHARLES MUNDAY, WINIFRED, AMBROSE HARRISON, TABITHA To them and their heirs forever And I do make my beloved Wife and my Son JOHN MUNDAY Executors full and solely of this my present Last Will and Testamt. and I do hereby revoke disannul and make void all former wills and Testamts. by me heretofore made I the sd JOHN MUNDAY have hereunto set my hand and seal this 27th day of October MDCCXXXIX.
      In presence of JOHN ALLEN JUNR. JOHN MUNDAY
      HENRY TANDY
      At a Court held for Essex County at Tappa. on the 18th day of March 1739
      This Last Will and Testament of JOHN MUNDAY deced was presented by ELIZABETH MUN-
      DAY and JOHN MUNDAY the Executors therein named who made oath thereto as the Law
      directs and being also duely proved by the oaths of all the witnesses thereto was ad-
      mitted to record

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