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

Hezekiah Browne

Male Bef 1733 - Bef 1765  (< 32 years)


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  • Name Hezekiah Browne 
    Birth Bef 1733  South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death Bef 1765  Amelia County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I136147  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Francis Browne,   b. Aft 1691, South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1753, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Christiana MNU Browne 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F51957  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1762-1765 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book D; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 685-87.
      13 July 1765. Henry Boughan and Jean his wife of Broumfield Parish, Culpeper County, to Mordecai Boughan of same. For £50 current money. All right, title, profit and advantage in any way belonging to me by, from or under the last will and testament of Hezekiah Brown of Essex County, lately deceased. Henry Boughan
      Jean (X) Boughan
      William Myrtle, Philip Gaines, Richard (H) Boughan.
      15 Aug. 1765. Proved by William Mirtle, Phillip Gains and Richd. Boughan.

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      On 22 October 1750, Hezekiah Brown witnessed the will of John Croxton of the County of Essex and Parish of Southfarnham. [Essex County, Virginia, Will Book 11, pages 40–41.]

      On 14 May 1753, Francis Brown of the County of Essex and Parish of Southfarnham gave to his son Hezekiah Brown of the same. 60 acres more or less bordering James Booker and a branch called Boughans Corner. Signed Francis his F mark Brown.
      Witnesses: Richard Brown, Mordecaj Brown, Linar (also Lanar) his + mark Brown.
      Recorded 15 May 1757. [Essex County, Virginia, Deed Book 26, pages 215–217.]

      On 29 November 1755, Hezekiah Brown and Salley his wife of the County of Essex and Parish of Southfarnham sold to Samuel Croxton of the same. For four pounds five and Seven pence Currant money, a parcel in Southfarnham Parish, three Acors and three Quarters and Thirty Seven perches bordering land of William Fretwell. This tract is part of land “which Francis Brown & Christefer [sic] his wife formerly Gave to their Son Hezekiah Brown”. Dated 29 November 1755. Signed Hezekiah Brown, Salley her S mark Brown.
      Witnesses: John Croxton jur, Aristipus Boughan. Recorded 18 May 1756. [Essex County, Virginia, Deed Book 27, pages 201–202. Note: there are two pages numbered 201, so this deed is actually three pages: 201, 201 and 202.]

      On 11 October 1756, Hezekiah Brown and Sally his wife of Amelia County sold to James Booker of Essex County and Parish of Southfarnham. For £24.15 current money, 33 acres adjoining the land of James Booker, John Croxton, Frans Baughan. Given by his father through deed of gift. Signed Hezekiah Brown.
      Witnesses: Richard Brown, Daniel Brown, Edward his E mark Simeo, Frances her + mark Simeo. Recorded 16 March 1757. [Essex County, Virginia, Deed Book 27, pages 284–286.]

      On 25 April 1757, whereas Hezekiah Brown and Sally his wife of the County of Amelia by a certain deed of trust conveyed to James Booker 33 acres, and whereas Sally is infirm and cannot travel to state her consent, Abraham Cocke, John Winn and Thomas Gowrey Gent. of Amelia or any two of them are to go to verify her release. Reply is dated 5 May 1757, made by Abraham Cocke and John Winn. Ordered recorded 17 May 1757. [Essex County, Virginia, Deed Book 27, pages 307–308.]

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