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

John Mottrom

Male Abt 1610 - 1655  (~ 45 years)


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  • Name John Mottrom  [1
    Birth Abt 1610  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 25 Feb 1655  Chicacoan, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I23409  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Family 1 Ursula Bysshe,   b. 1621, Worth, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Abt 1661, Chicacoan, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 40 years) 
    Marriage 1650  Chicacoan, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15387  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Family 2 Lucy MNU Mottrom,   b. Abt 1621, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1645, Chicacoan, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 24 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1637  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Anne Mottrom,   b. 1639, Bolton-on-Swale, York, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1676, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 36 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. John Mottrom,   b. 1642   d. Bef 2 Oct 1684, Chicacoan, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 42 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Frances Mottrom,   b. 1645, Chicacoan, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Abt 1720, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 75 years)  [Father: natural]
     4. Richard Mottrom,   b. Bef 1650   d. Aft 1659, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 11 years)  [Father: natural]
     5. Jane Mottrom,   b. Bef 1650   d. Aft 1659, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 11 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F15388  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

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  • Notes 
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      1652-1657 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 84
      Att a Cort; held att ye House of Coll. JNO: MOTTROM. deced., in ye County of Northumberland the 21th daye of February 1655/6
      - The Cort: doth order that Mr. GEORGE COLCLOUGH, who married with the Widdowe & Relict of Colonel JOHN MOTTROM, decd & shall have Commission of Administracon of the Estate of the sd. Colonel MOTTROM, hee putting in an Inventory & good security to the Cort: for the same
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      1652-1657 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 84
      - Att a Court held for the County of Northumberland the 20th day of March 1655
      - The Cort: doth order yt: all causes concerning Colonel! MOTTROMs Estate shall be referred to the next Cort: Mr. GEO: COLCLOUGH not himselfe wth : the wrightings of Coll, MOTTROMs Estate & by the request of Colonel THO: SPEKE
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      1652-1658 Northumberland County, Virginia Record Book; [Frank V. Walczyk]
      [Page 87 L]
      [-----] Governor Council concerning William Preslys and concerning Col. Mottroms estate [-----] of the [-----] estate.
      At a Quarter Court held at James City the 7th of June 1656.
      Present Esqs. -
      Edward Digges Esq. Governor
      Col. Wm. Claiborne
      Col. Thomas Pettus
      Co!. Edward Hill
      Mr. Nathaniel Bacon
      Upon the hearing of the cause concerning the will of Col John Mottrom and the estates of his children in whose possession soever either in Virginia or else where. It is with the consents of CoI. Speck and Mr. Colclough Overseers of the said will, ordered that the estates of the orphans shall wholly be delivered into the possession of Mr. Wm. Presly one of the Overseers of the said will and Mr. Colclough in right of his wife the relict of the said Col. Mottrom to have such of the household staff or shall be convenient for her according to the appraisement, and to give the said Presly a just account of all things which he have in his custody belonging to that estate and for the better enableing the said Presly to manage their estate and pay the debts, a Commission of administration to issue to the said Presly there upon he giving caution to the court to save them harmless and also to give security to deal justly therein and such allowence to be given to the said Presly for hispaines and the clothing and diet of the said children wheresoever they shall be kept as the Overseers can agree on not exceeding the annual benefit and produce of their estates due by the will and that what estate remains in being shall not be effected nor alienated to any other use then to the orphans, under the ordering of the said Presly provided always that the debts be duely paid and that the widow shall have her due thirds of land and personal estate and Col. Speke to deliver all the writings which belongeth thereunto unto the said Presly, further in case the said Presly refuse the administration then another administrator to be chosen by the three Overseers or the main part of them who is to give the like caution and to proceed as before specified. Vera copia teste - Thomas Brereton Cl. Con.
      21st July 1656, this order was recorded.
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      1658-1662 Northumberland County, Virginia Record Book, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 1
      Mr. WM PRESLY his Accompt upon the Estate of Col. JNO: MOTTROM deced
      The Estate of Coll. JNO: MOTTROM deced. Dr. Tobco.
      Imprs. Paid Mr. MADDOCK by order;
      To Mr. FRANCIS CLAY by Ordr.,
      To Mr. HAWLEY in pt. of his Order;
      To Mr. MADDOCK. & BAILY, To JAMES MAGREGOR by Order;
      To Capt. BRENT by Order;
      To Squire ROM concerning the ( );
      To THOMAS HASELIP for 1 barrell of Corne;
      To Coll. TRUSSELL for Levies ye last yeare:
      To GRINSTED for Payle & Tubbe ;
      To 2 gall. Drains launching the Sloop;
      To Mr. HENRY VINCENT for sayleing ye Sloop;
      To Mr. PETER KNIGHT pt of Order,
      To Mr. ASHTON in pt. of his order;
      To 4 paire of shooes to ye Servants;
      To Sherr Fees to Mr. LITTLE;
      To THOMAS HASELIP for his clothes;
      To Coll. TRUSSELL for a pr. of Oares,
      To Levies this yeare;
      To 5 p:sons tithes to the Minister;
      To Sherr, Fees due to me;
      To bushell of Salt;
      To 2 dietts for the Servants;
      To THOMAS HASELIP for his ( );
      To Mr, RICHARD FLYNT for ( );
      To FRANCIS SIMMONS by Order;
      To HENRY RAYNER in pt. of ( );
      To me by order for my ( );
      To expence at JAMES ( );
      To JNO. MOTTROM for his ( );
      To WM. BEDLAM for sayle ( ),
      To GEORGE SUTTON, Paid to Mr. CLAY for se( );
      To servants had of him; Paid to Old SUTTON by m( );
      Contra is Credr, By Tobco. Imprs. of Mr. MICHAELL, of EDWARD COLES, of RICHARD ILAND, of WALTER WEEKES, of WM. WALKER; of JOHN ROBINSON; of Mr. MADDOCK, of Mr. ALLENSON for TAINTORs Debt„ of ROBERT BRADSHAWE; of BRADSHAWE & CLAUGHTON for a Bull; of JAMES CLAUGHTON by order; of Squire ROCKE; of JOHN EARLE, of Mr. HAWLEY . of Mr, HUGH LEE. of THO; SHEPPARD for ye Debt; two hhds, Tobco. pd. out of ye Crop to Mr. CLAY; of Mr. VINCENT for the fraught of ye Sloope; of ROBT. SMITH, of JAMES W ILLIS, to 1 hhd, paid out of ye crop to CLARKE; of ANTHONY LINTON: of HUGH LEE debt of Coll. SPEKE of STEVEN NEWMAN; of Mr. JNO: TEMPLE for a fraught; of Mr. ( )LOR of C( )LIUS ROBINSON: of Mr. NICHOLAS MORRIS; of THOMAS SAFFALL of JNO: WOOD for ye ( )ookes; of Hogshds. more out of the crop; ( ) of the 3d. part of 8000; ( )DMAN's Bill for 800 for fraugh ( ) ye Sloope not reced but ancepted; ( ) GIBBLE for fraught; of HENRY HURST; of DANIELL CROSBY; of WM. BEDLAM; of SIMON RICHARD- SON, of NICHOLAS BUTLER, of Mr. COLCLOUGH ye 3d. pt. of charges
      July ye 20th 1658
      ( ) & just Accompt of what debts & dues ( ) of Coll. JNO: MOTTROM Estate and what t ) the sd. Estate; Witnes my hand Errors Excepted WM. PRESLY
      Jurat in Cur et Recordat
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      1658-1662 Northumberland County, Virginia Record Book, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 9-10
      A Note of Bills belonging to the Estate of Coll: JNO: MOTTROM taken July ye 19th
      1658,
      One Bill of WM: DENBIGHs 30 acmes length of roanoke;
      SIMON RICHARDSONS Bill for 20 lbs. of Beaver;
      JOHN RAVEN'S Condicon concern Ploughs & Carts;
      Mr MOONEs Note for 160;
      JOHN RAVEN's Bill for 1015;
      THO: SHEPPARD ye remaindr: of a Bill -83,
      THO: ( ) his Bill -562;
      WM. COX Bill -2146;
      A Bill of Sale from Mr. HOPKINS for a Sloope, Servant and cowe;
      EDWARD HULLS Fee;
      ROGER BAXTERs Bill;
      a Note of ( )0NEYs & POWELL for Sack;
      Bill of Sale on RICHARDSONS & JNO: LEES for 2 Barrells Corne;
      one Bill of ZACHARI: WADES;
      a Bill of JOHN EARLEs,
      Accompt of JOHN WINCHESTER,
      a Judgmt. agt. NATH: HICKMAN;
      JNO: KELLYs Bill,
      Bill of Mr. ROBERT FORNHAM's.
      a Verdict of a Jury agt, Mr. HOPKINS:
      a. Bill of THO: ATTWELLs;
      Bill of JAMES CLAUGHTON,
      JOHN ( ) & HENRY CARTWRIGHTs for 200 lbs.;
      Bill of SIMON RICHARDSON,
      Bill of ROBT. BERREYs,
      Bill of HENRY MORGAN;
      Note for severall ( ); Note of Mr. MANNI( ) CLAUGHTON & CLAREs ( );
      THO: SWAINEs Bill;
      an Assignmt. of ( ) Mr. PETER KNIGHTS re( );
      JOHN WADDYs Note;
      ( ) WALTER WEEKES, CHARLES WILLIAMS, Mr. BATCHELLERs Bill;
      Mr. FRANCIS POSIES;
      Mr. FRANCIS CLAYs;
      a Note of JOHN W( );
      THO: SHEPPARDs Bill;
      To JNO: INGRAMs Bill;
      Mr. CLAYs Bill;
      WILLIAM ABRAHAM Bill;
      THOMAS MORGANs Bill;
      SAMLL. CHEWs Bill;
      CHARLES WILLIAMS Bill;
      THOMAS MAN's Bill;
      ROBERT BRADSHAWEs Bill;
      Mr. GER VASE DODSONs Bill;
      JOHN ASHLEYs Bill;
      CHARLES SCARBOROUGHs Bill;
      Mr. PETER ASHTONs Bill;
      Mr. BROUGHTONs Bill;
      Coll. SPEKFs Bill;
      ANTHO: DONEYs Bill for a paire of shooes & stockins & 50 lbs. Tobco:
      RANDALL CROWEs Bill,
      RICHARD LUCUS & WM: WHEATLEYs for 620;
      Mr. WALTER BRODHURSTs Bill,
      two Bills of WM. MEDCALFE;
      Capt. FLEETS Bill for 12 lbs. of Beanes;
      Mr. WM. THOMAS his Bill;
      I Bill of ROBT. NEWMANs;
      1 Bill more of the sd. NEWMAN, PRICE & BOOTHEs Writeings;
      Mr. RICHARD BENNETTs Note;
      Coll: BURK( ), a Note for 33 paires of Shooes;
      Coll: YARDLEYs Lre. to Coll. MOTFROM;
      Coll. SPEKEs rect., for JACKSONs Bills,
      Coll. SPEKEs Rect.;
      RICHARD BENNETTs ( );
      ( ) SMOOTEs Bill for six barrel's of Corne;
      WM. SALE his Engagemt, two pounds one shilling halfe ( ); brasse gun & 1 case of Sack;
      THO: DEACONS Bill;
      SPEKEs Acct. for one Bill of THOMAS BAKERs &THO: KNIGHTs;
      one Bill of JNO: LANCELOTTs,
      one Bill of JAMES HARES, and two pounds of Beaver;
      one Bill of RICHARD HILLs;
      one Bill of RICHARD BROWNEs;
      Bill of ROBT. MAPHEN
      ( ) MASONs Bill & Accot.,
      ( ) Bills belonging due from Mr. TURNEY,
      likewise Bills of JNO: WALTONs & CORBETT PEDLE;
      ( ) HALLOWES for Tobco;
      writeing concern Capt. JOHN JACOBE;
      ( ) for BILLINGSLEYs business;
      ( ) Mr. THOMAS BRERETON;
      ( ) WESTMORELAND Court has granted agst. ( ) for what was due from him to this Estate; ( ) this Court for what was found due ( ) SAMLL: SMYTH;
      ( ) items that were returned to Mr. ( ) belonging to the Estate of Coll:( ); the rest of the Writeings being ( ) by Order to the severa' p:sons ( ) appeare paid
      WM: PRESLY
      ( ) This Accompt of these Bills & other ( ) recorded
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      1658-1662 Northumberland County, Virginia Record Book, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 10
      The Cattle belonging to ye Children of Coll: JNO: MATTROM deced. ( ) Eig( ),
      three Oxen, twelve ( ) & seaven calves; three Bulls, foyer yearling heyfers, two
      yearling steers -39; being ordered p ye Cort. of Northumberland to view the Cattle belonging to the Estate of the Children of Coll. JNO: MO1TROM which is thirty two of all sortes & the Calves; As Witness our hands the 14th of August 1658
      JOHN MOTTRAM ROBERT SECH
      RICH: WRIGHT
      The Cattle abovesd. I have reced. in my possession
      20 7br: 1658, This Writeing was recorded
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      1658-1662 Northumberland County, Virginia Record Book, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 28
      I CAPT. RICHARD WRIGHT, Administrator of ye Estate of Coll: JNO: MOTTROM deced,, doe assigne & transferr unto WM: GREENSTEAD a Maid Servant formerly belonging unto the Estate of the sd. Coll. MOTTROM, commonly called ELIZABETH KEY, being nowe Wife unto the sd. GREENSTEED [Grinstead] and doe warrant the sd. ELIZABETH & doe binde my selfe to secure her & the sd. GREENSTEAD from any molestacon or trouble that shall or may futurely arise from or by any p:son or p:sons that shall pr:tend or claime any title or interest to any manner of service whatsoever from the said ELIZABETH; Witnes my hand this 21th of July 1659
      Teste WILLIAM THO( ) RICHD. WRIGHT
      JAMES AWSTON [Austin]
      21th July 1659 This Writeing was acknowledged in Court by the sd. Capt. RICHD: WRIGHT unto the sd. WM. GREENSTED & is recorded
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      1658-1662 Northumberland County, Virginia Record Book, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 28
      KNOWE ALL MEN by these pr:sents that I SAMLL. GRIFFIN for diverse consideracons me thereunto moveing do confirme unto RICHD. MOTTROM, Sonne ( ) & JANE MOTTROM, 2 cowes & 2 calves, there ( ) markt. cropt on both eares & marked overkeele in both eares and cropt on the right eare; To have & to hold unto the sd. RICHARD MOTTROM & his heires with all their future increase for ever by these pr:sents; Witnes my hand this ( ) day of July (59)
      Witness ( ) GH; JAMES AWSTEN SAMUELL GRIFFIN
      21th July 1659. This Deed vac acknowledged in Court by SAMUELL GRIFFIN and is recorded

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      1650-1652 Northumberland County, Virginia Deed & Order Book; [Antient Press]; Page 74
      At a Court held for the County of Northumberland the 22th of Aprill 1652
      Wee whose names are subscribed doe promise &ingage our selves to be true & faith full to the Comonwealth of England as it is now established without KING or HOUSE of LORDES
      JOHN MOTTROM
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      1657-1661 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 2; [Antient Press]; Page 187
      Northumberland County Court 21st of October 1658
      - Lett noe Administracon be granted nor nothing else bee done concerneing the Estate of Mr. RICHARD THOMPSON. deced., untill Mr. RICHARD WRIGHT, Administr: of the Estate of Coll. JNO. MOTTROM deced., whoe married wth: ye Widdowe &Relict of the sd. THOMPSON be first called
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      Contributed by: James Hughes
      Rodham, Matthew. Deed of Gift. 17 Nov 1666.
      To daughter Hannah Neale wife to Christopher Neale, plantation formerly Mr Hugh Lee's in N. Co. 393 acres. Adj land of Hugh Lee, James Claughton, Kings Creek, Col Jno Mottrom, Capt Jno rogers and Jno Trussell. Refers to his wife Elizabeth.
      Signed Mattthew Rodham, Eliz x Rodham.
      Wit: Rich Kenner, Wm Thornbury. 16.22-A
      Source:
      Fleet, Beverley,
      Northumbria collectanea, 1645-1720
      Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. County, 1961, 254 pgs.
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://footprints.org/9-100070.htm
      URL title: Capt Richard Wright (1633-1663)
      Wright, Richard, 1658, granted 2200 acres Westmoreland Co (10/7/1658) W/S Potomeck (Potomac) Riv. -- 963 acres grant to Col John Mottrom 8/13/1650, & due Sd Wright of marriage to Ann, the daughter of Sd. Mottrom; 500 acres granted to Thos Wilkerson, 10/10/1650) afterwards granted to Thomas BRERETON, 6/8/1658 and assigned to s'd Wright; 737 acres granted to s/d Wright for transportation of 15 persons including Richard Wright.}
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      1658-1659 Westmoreland County, Virginia Deeds-Wills; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 98 [D&W 1, Page 65].
      22 Dec. 1657. William Presly of Northumberland County, administrator of the estate of Collo. John Mottrom, appoint Collo. Tho. Speke my attorney in Westmoreland County.
      Wm. Presly
      Wit: Wm. Thomas, Ja: Gaylord.
      20 Feb. 1657 [1658]. Recorded.
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      1652-1657 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 59
      Northumberland County Court 20th of November 1654
      - According to sufficient proofe made to this Court, there is due to Colo, JOHN MOTTROM, two hundred and fifty acres of Land for ye transportacon of 2 SCOTTs and 3 IRISH bought out of Mr. WARRENs Shipp & Capt. SWANLEYs Shipp
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      1652-1657 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 63
      Northumberland the 20th day of August 1655
      - According to sufficient proofe made to this Court, there is due unto JOHN MOTTRAM, fifty acres of Land for transportacon of himselfe into this Colony
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      1652-1657 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 65
      Northumberland the 20th day of August 1655
      - According to sufficient proofe made to this Court, there is due unto Mr. WM: THOMAS two hundred acres of Land who hath assigned it unto JOHN MOTTERAM by the acknowledgemt. of the sd. Mr. THOMAS in Court, for transportacon of these p:sons following into this Colony, LYDIA SAYER, THOMAS GLOVER, EDWARD GLOVER, LYONELL BRITTEN ( ?)
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      1637-1643 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 122
      JOHN MATROM, Gent. of Va. to NICHOLAS BROOKS, the younger, Merchant, of Va. his plantation in Chas. Riv. Co. in Capt. Wormeley's Cr., purchased of Mr. Jarnew. All buildings, etc. except one howse & 10 ft. of ground lett to Mr. Harris, Master of the Shipp Honour, for 7 yrs. to haile up his boate. Consideration: 6 servants & a bever, to bee delivered at the next yeares shipping & 4 servants more the yeare after at the said time of shipping. April 12, 1640, Page 719. Witnesses: Robert Horsley & Tho. Gate.
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      1637-1643 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 130
      JOHN MATRUM, Gent., 1,900 acs., called Matrums Mount, in Pyankatanke River, July 20, 1642, Page 803. Beg. at Materums Cr., towards the Gleab Cr., including a small island in a great bay on the N. side of Pyanketanke. Trans. of 38 pers.*
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      1643-1651 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 198
      MR. JOHN MOTTRUM, 963 acs. Northumberland Co., 13 Aug. 1650, P.
      247. Abutting Nly. upon Potomecke Riv., Wly. upon Nomeny Bay & Ely. upon Mackatix Riv., including a small island on the Wwd. side of sd. land. Trans. of 20 pers: Wm. Greested, Tho. Merideth, Wm. Bedlem, Eliz. Moore, John Parrfy, Israell England, Fra. Pinke, Tho. West, Henry West, John Shakley, Wm. Key, Sara Thompson, John Persivall, John Mint, John Barnes, Rob. Halsworth, Grace Gining, Marg. Winterton, Marg. Evans, Elinor Jones.
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      1653-1656 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 3; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 252
      COL. JOHN MOTTROM (Mattrum), 1200 acs. Northumberland Co., 19 Oct. 1653, Page 64. Upon S. side of Chickacone Riv., beg. from poynt on the Westermost side of the Bridge Cr., extending S. by W. to branches of great Wicocomico Riv., thence E. by S. upon branches of Chuckahann (Chickhan) &c. Due by assignmt. of Whittingham Fogg, assignee of Sir Thomas Wilford for 50 Lbs. Sterling for 400 aa. & 100 acs. by the partye abovesaid assigned to sd. Mattrum, & residue for trans. of 14 pers: Whittington Fogg & Wm. Brandon
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      1653-1656 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 3; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 260
      MR. JOHN MOTTROM, 250 acs. comonly called the Widow Hills Thicken, Northumberland Co., 9 May 1652, Page 100. Abutting Nly. upon mouth of Potomeck Riv., Sly. towards land of George Colclough &c. Trans. of 5 pers: Hopkin Davis, John Hill, Nicholas Butler, Wm. Williams, Joane Kerle.
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      1653-1656 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 3; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 299
      COL. JOHN MATROM, 3,609 acs. Westmoreland Co., 7 Oct. 1654, Page 306. 2,109 acs. butting Sly. upon Petomeck Riv., this tract known as the Doegs Island. 1,000 acs. S. upon a creekparting it from sd. Island, Wly. upon land of John Jenkins, Ely. towards land of Mr. Tho. Speake. 2,109 acs. granted to Richard Twiney, 8 July 1651, & 1,000 acs. granted to John Jenkins, 14 May 1653, both of which patentees assigned to sd. Matrom & now renewed; & 500 acs. due for trans. of 10 pers: Rob. Page, Dan. Cortnake, (or Cormake), David Price James Savage, Anth. Johnson, John Clay, Fra. Rickett, John Norman, Wm. Luke.
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      1655-1664 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 4; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 331
      MR. JOHN MOTTROM (Motterom-Motron), 300 acs. Northumberland Co., 4 Jan. 1655, Page 31, (49). Upon N. side of Wicocomoco Cr., Sly. upon same from land of Mr. Coltcloughes, surveyed by Wm. Cocke, to the Bridge Cr. dividing this from land of Mr. George Coltclough and Nly. upon a tract called Hulls Thickest. Trans. of 6 pers: Lidia Sawyer, Edwd. Gower, Tho. Glover, Lyonell Britten, Tho. Jones, John Motteron.
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      1655-1664 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 4; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 336 {Lancaster/Northumberland border}
      EDMOND KEMPE, gent., 1100 acs. on N. side of Peanketancke Riv., beg. on E. side of Blands Cr., parallel to land of Peregrin Bland, decd., &c. Crosse branches of Bonners Creek, etc. to Wwd. side of the Gleab land Cr. which divides this & land of Col. Jno. Matron, dec'd. 4 Nov. 1656, Page 59, (86). 600 acs. by patent to Capt. George Reade, 22 Oct. 1651; 186 acs. by patent to Col. George Ludlow 6 Ott. 1654, & 314 acs. for trans. of 7 pers.
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      1655-1664 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 4; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 375
      MR. RICHARD WRIGHT, 2200 acs. Westmoreland Co., 7 Oct. 1658, Page 210, (305). On S. W. side of Patomeck Riv., bounded from Sandy Point at the mouth of Armsbies Cr. unto Mattrons point, W. N. W. upon Nominy Bay, thence to Wright Virgin Cr. &c. 963 acs. granted unto Col. John Mottrom, 13 Aug. 1650 & due sd. Wright as marrieinge Ann the daughter of sd. Mottrom; 500 acs. granted to Thomas Wilkinson 10 Oct. 1650, afterwards granted to Thomas Brereton 8 June 1658 & assigned to sd. Wright, & 737 Acs. for trans. of 15 pers: John Bateman, Edward Sanders, Jno. Knight, Richard Cox, Symon Carpenter, Joseph Hary, Rich. Wright, James & Patience, Negroes, Charles Winterne, Nich. Smith, Tho. Hartsford, Wm. Churme, Margarett Donnell, Jno. Case.
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      1662-1666 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 5; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 488
      JOHN MATROM, sonne & heire of Col. Jno. Matrom, 1200 acs. Number- land Co., 31 Mar. 1662, Page 292, (255). S. side of Chickacone Riv., beg. from a poynt on the W. side of the bridge Cr., extending S. by W. to branches of Gr. Wiccocomoco Riv., & E. by S. upon branches of Chinkahunn Riv. Granted to Col. Matrom 19 Oct. 1653.
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      1662-1666 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 5; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 490
      JOHN MATROM, sonne & heire of John Matrom, dec'd., 3609 acs. W'moreland Co., 1 Apr. 1662, Page 297, (265). 2109 acs. Sly. upon Petomake Riv., Ely. upon a great marsh, Wly. upon a bay & Nly. upon a Cr. issuing out of sd. bay, this tract being known by the name of the Doegs Island; 1000 act. S. upon a little Cr. parting same from the sd. Island upon the western branch &c. 500 acs. Sly. upon sd. Island, Wly upon land of John Jenkins, Ely. upon or towards land of Tho. Speake. Granted to Col. John Matrom, dec'd., 7 Oct. 1654 & due to sd. John as son & heir.
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      1666-1679 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 6; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 82
      COL. NICHOLALL. (Nicholas) SPENCER, 900 acs. W'moreland Co.. in Nominy Bay, F. N. F. upon Powmack Riv,. a gr. pond dividing this & land of Mr. Richard Wright, adj. line of John Armesby, decd : 6 Oct. 1670, Page 319. Part of 963 acs. granted to Col. John Matrome, dec'd., 13 Aug. 1650, & due Spencer by deed from Mr. Richard Wright & Ann his wife. the naturall daughter of sd. Col. Matrome, dated 18 Aug. 1662, & recorded in sd. Co., etc.
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=169&last=&g_p=P4&co llection=LO Patent
      Title Stanford, Vincent.
      Publication 6 June 1657.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Note Location: Lancaster County.
      Description: 300 acres on the south side of Peanketank River, begg. &c on a point of land on the north west side of a creek and on the head of a dividend of Colo John Mattrome.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 4, 1655-1664, Page 169 (Reel 4).
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      URL (Click on link) http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=100&last=&g_p=P3&collec tion=LO Patent
      Title Mottrom, John.
      Publication 9 May 1652.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Related See also the following surname(s): Matrom.
      Note Location: Northumberland County.
      Description: 250 acres commonly called the Widow Hills Thickett. Abutting northerly upon the mouth of Potomac River.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 3, 1652-1655, Page 100 (Reel 2).
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      Title Mottrom, John, Col.
      Publication 19 October 1653.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Related See also the following surname(s): Matrom.
      Note Location: Northumberland County.
      Description: 1200 acres on the south side of Chickakone River. Beg.g from a point on the westermost side of creek commonly known by the name of Bridge Creek.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 3, 1652-1655, Page 64 (Reel 2).
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      Title Matrom, John, Col.
      Publication 7 October 1654.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Related See also the following surname(s): Mottrom.
      Note Location: Westmoreland County.
      Description: 3609 acres abuttin Southerly upon Potomack river, Easterly upon a Great Marsh, Westerly upon a bay, said tract known by the name of the Doegs Island.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 3, 1652-1655, Page 306 (Reel 2).
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      Title Pettegrew, Andrew.
      Publication 28 January 1662.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Note Location: Northumberland County.
      Description: 1000 acres on the south side of Chickacone, easterly on the land of Jacob Cantanacon and Colo. Matron, decd.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 5, 1661-1666 (v.1 & 2 p.1-369), Page 102 (Reel 5).

  • Sources 
    1. [S77] Scott, Paul H, Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. II, from Tyler's Quarterly Historical and Genealogical Magazine, (Name: he William and Mary Quarterly, vol. 19, no. 4, 1939, pp. 485-509;), 721.

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