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

Alexander Lord

Male Bef 1657 - Aft 1678  (> 23 years)

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  • Name Alexander Lord 
    Born Bef 1657  Yeocomico, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1678  Yeocomico, Copley Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I136799  Tree1
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2022 

    Father Robert Lord,   b. Bef 1634,   d. 10 Mar 1662, Northumberland County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 28 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary MNU Lord 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F53516  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1658-1662 Deed & Will Book - Northumberland Co Va, Part 1; (Antient Press): Page 72
      IN THE NAME OF GOD Amen. I ROBERT LORD of YEACOMOCO in the County of Northumberland being sick & weake yet in p:fect memory, doe make this my Last Will & Testamt,, in manner & forme following, vizt.
      Imprs. I doe give & bequeath my Soule unto God my Creator and my body I comitt to the Earth from whence it came to be buried with Xpian buriall and for my worldly Estate, I dispose of it as followeth:
      Item. I give all my p:sonall Estate unto my loveing Wife, MARY LORD, ALEXANDER LORD & JOHN LORD, my two Sonnes, to be equally devided amongst them, onely his two Sonnes to have the two Gunns which be the longest;
      Item. I give all my Land unto my two Sonnes equally to be devided betwixt them & not one to sell his part but to the other nor morgage it;
      Item. My will is that if my Wife, MARY LORD, doe intend to marry then my will is that p:sonall Estate be devided before shee marry by three honest Neighbors;
      Item. I give unto my Servant, SARAH PERGATER at the day of her Freedome one Cowe within the age of five yeares & one breeding Sowe;
      Item. I doe engage my Wife, MARY LORD, not to employ any Cooper upon the Land nor to sell any Timber of the Land eyther while shee is a Widdow nor her Husband shone shee shall marry.
      Item. I give MABEL MARTHAS, one young Sowe with pigg and one dung-( ) Cock & two hens:
      Item. My will is that my two Sonnes live with their Mother while shee is a Widdow, but if shee marry & they have cause to complaine, then to be released by ye Court;
      Item, I give unto my two Sonnes my spa( ) & all my tooles belonging to my Trade as Wittness my hand & seale this first day of December 1661
      10th March 1661, This Will was proved by the Oath of Mr. CHARLES ASHTON ( )
      29th June 1663. SUSANNA LYNDSY ( ) the Probat of this Will ( ) according to order of Court ( ) brown thred. halfe a pound of whited brown thred; two ounces of fine thred, one peece of white tape one pairs of bodies, one white petticoate, two knives, two yards of Lace, one Bill of Foure hundred pounds tobacco; one Bill of Mr. RI: FLYNT of two hundred pounds of tobacco: foure tubs full of Come, three trayes full of Corne, three hundred & fifty eares of Corne, one skellet, one fryinge pan, three trayes, three hundred pounds of tobacco & caske due from WM: CORNISH; the Last Will & Testamt. of RICHARD WHITE March the 9th 16( )
      JOHN WHITE, his marke THO: GARRETTs marke
      RICH; WHITE, his marke RICH: LUGGE
      JNO: ABRAREMANs mark
      The 21st of April! 1662. This Will was proved in Northumberland County Court by the Oathes of RICHARD LUGGE & JOHN ( )
      1677 Westmoreland County, Virginia Deeds-Wills No. 1, Part 4; [John Frederick Dorman];
      Pages 360-361. 11 Oct. 1677. John Lord of Yeocomico in Westmoreland County, planter, with the consent of my mother and brother Allexa. Lord unto William Buttler of same, planter. For 2400 pounds of tobacco. 100 acres at Bull's Neck ... land of Nathaniell Garland ... Tinker's Creeke up the Neck ...
      Jno. (X) Lord
      Wit: Richard Flynt, Wm. (W) Jame [?].
      10 Jan. 1677 [1678]. Acknowledged by Jno. Lord.
      11 Oct. 1677. Marry James relict of Robert Lord renounce all claimes to 100 acres my sonne Jno. Lord sold to William Buttler.
      Marry (X) James
      Wit: Richard Flynt, Wm. Thomas.
      10 Jan. [1677/8]. Acknowledged.
      1677 Westmoreland County, Virginia Deeds-Wills No. 1, Part 4; [John Frederick Dorman];
      Page 363. 8 Jan. 1677 [1678]. Wm. Buttler in Westmoreland County appoint my loveing freind Samll. Bonam my attorney to acknowledgement of land acknowledged by [ ] James, Allexa. Lord and Jno: Lord to me.
      William (X) Buttler
      Wit: William (M) Clarke, Rogger (M) Cowke.
      10 Jan. 1677 [1678]. Recorded.

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