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

Catherine Armistead

Female Abt 1644 - 1692  (~ 48 years)


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  • Name Catherine Armistead  [1, 2
    Birth Abt 1644  Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 23 Apr 1692  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I23641  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father William Armistead,   b. 3 Aug 1610, All Saint's, Kirk Deighton, Yorkshire, England - baptism Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 13 Jun 1671, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne Ellis   d. Aft 1650, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 1632  Giggleswick, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15552  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Robert Beverley,   b. Jan 1635, Beverley, Hull, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 15 Mar 1687, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Marriage 28 Mar 1679  Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • ===
      Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. I, page 82
      register of Christ Church parish, Middlesex county, now at the Episcopal Theological Seminary
      Major Robert Beverley and Madam Katherine Hone were married in Gloster, March 28th, 1679.
    Children 
     1. William Beverley,   b. 4 Jan 1681, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia - christening Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Abt 3 Aug 1702, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 21 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Thomas Beverley,   b. Abt 1682, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 20 Sep 1686, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 4 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Catherine Beverley,   b. Abt 1684, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1730, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 45 years)  [Father: natural]
     4. Christopher Beverley,   b. 19 Mar 1686, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1730, St. Stephen's Parish, King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 45 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F15550  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Family 2 Theophilus Hone,   b. Bef 1640   d. Between 1678 and 1679, James City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 38 years) 
    Marriage Bef 1660  James City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15549  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Family 3 Christopher Robinson,   b. 1645, Cleasby, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 13 Feb 1693, Hedwick, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 48 years) 
    Marriage 17 Nov 1687  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Benjamin 'clerk' Robinson,   b. 1689, Hedwick, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1761, Moone's Mount, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 72 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Clara Robinson,   b. 11 Oct 1689, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 25 Oct 1715, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 26 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F15551  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
    • d/o Theophilus Hone of James City County, Va
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      Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. I, page 82
      As the term, "Madam," was not commonly applied to unmarried women, it is possible that Katherine Hone was the widow and not the daughter of Major Theophilus Hone, and that she was the sister of Colonel John Armistead, of Gloucester county.
      ===
      1686-1690 Middlesex County, Virginia Order Book 2, [Antient Press]; Page 306)
      Court 14th of November 1687
      - MRS, CATHARINE BEVERLEY, Executrix of the Last Will and Testament of Major ROBERT BEVERLEY. deced., haveing according to the direction of the said Will, offered Mr. CHRISTOPHER ROBINSON and Mr, WILLIAM CHUCHILL to bee bound as securities togeather wth her, the said Executrix, in a Bond of two thousand pounds Sterling to the Justices of this Court for the due performance & execution of the said Will, And the said MRS BEVERLEY & her securities haveing entered into Bond for the same as aforesaid, they are allowed and accepted by this Court as sufficient securites for the same, And the said Bond is ordered to bee recorded: And kept in the Clerks Office of this Court
      ===
      1686-1690 Middlesex County, Virginia Order Book 2, [Antient Press]; Page 337)
      Court 5th of March 1687/88
      - The suite of CHRISTOPHER ROBINSON and CATHARINE his Wife. Executrix of Malj. ROBERT BEVERLEY, vs. JAMES DUDLEY is referred to the next Court
      - Judgement is granted to CHRISTOPHER ROBINSON and CATHARINE his Wife, Executrix of Maj. ROBERT BEVERLEY, against JOHN CHILTON for one hundred and fifty three pounds of good sweet scented tobaccoe and caske wth: costs
      - Judgement is granted to WILLIAM HUNT against CHRISTOPHER ROBINSON and CATHARINE his Wife, Executrix of Main ROBERT BEVERLEY, for one thousand one hundred fifty pounds of sweet scented tobaccoe and caske for Coopers Worke done by the said WILLIAM HUNT wth: costs
      - The suite of CHRISTOPHER ROBINSON and MRS. CHRISTIAN PETTY, Executrix of Mr MAJ PETTY. is referred to the next Court
      ===
      1690-1694 Middlesex County, Virginia Order Book 2, [Antient Press]; Page 551)
      Court 4th of April 1692
      - The suite of Mr. JNO: SMITH & PHEBEY his Wife, ye Admrx. of Mr. GEORGE
      REEVES, vs. Mr. CHRISTR: ROBINSON as intermarrying of MRS. KATHERINE BEVERLEY, is reffered

  • Sources 
    1. [S72] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. I, from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.

    2. [S84] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. V, from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.

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