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

Robert Vaulx

Male 1713 - 1755  (~ 47 years)


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  • Name Robert Vaulx  [1
    Born Between 1708 and 1713  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Mar 1755  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I23665  Tree1
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2023 

    Father Robert Vaulx,   b. Abt 1680, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1721, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Female MNU Vaulx,   d. Bef 1711, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef 1705  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15576  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth Storke,   b. 11 Jul 1725, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1774, "Walnut Hill" in Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 1 Aug 1749  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Margaret "Peggy" Vaulx,   b. Bef 1756, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1778, King George County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 22 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2023 
    Family ID F15565  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah Elliott,   b. Abt 1710, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1743, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Married Aft 1726  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Vaulx,   b. Abt 1742, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1770, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27 years)  [natural]
     2. Elizabeth Vaulx,   b. Aft 1742, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1767, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 25 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2023 
    Family ID F15574  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Mary Ball,   b. Abt 1720, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1743 and 1748, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 23 years) 
    Married Abt 1743  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Millicent Vaulx,   b. Bef 1748, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Mary Higgins Vaulx,   b. Bef 1748, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1786, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 40 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2023 
    Family ID F15575  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1654-1800 Westmoreland County, Virginia Wills [Augusta B. Fothergill]; Page 142
      VAULX, ROBERT, 8 Aug. 1754; 26 Mar. 1755.
      Friend John Elliott and his two sons land in Prince (???) County;
      daus. Milly and Molly Vaulx land in Brewtons Neck;
      daus. Katy and Kenner land in Nominy;
      daus. Betty and Sally land purchased of John Elliott;
      Sally to live with Mrs. Anne Washington;
      Molly to live with Mrs. Ransdall;
      dau. Milly to live with Sarah Pearce;
      dau. Elizabeth to stay with my wife until she is 16 years of age;
      daus. by a former wife;
      children by my present wife;
      son in law Lawrence Washington a silver ladle and suit of mourning;
      Brererton Kenner clothing;
      William Bernard law books;
      Thomas Shadrack.
      ===
      From Craig M. Kilby, Westmoreland County Virginia Deeds & Wills No. 7, 1720-1722
      DW 7-p 252-254 13 Nov 1721. Will of Robert Vaulx, Gent, of Washington Parish. Presented in court 29 November 1721 by Eliz Vaulx, relict and one of the executors, Augustine Washington and Richard Kenner, the other executors, and proved by Alexander Parker and Jane Washington, two of the witnesses. Washington and Kenner refused the executorship and probate was granted to Eliza Vaulx. Recorded 5 December 1721.
      Legatees: (1) to sons Robert and James Vaulx, "all my land that I hold of the patent called Vaulxes" adjacent to "my forest Plantation" to be equally divided, reserving to son James his first choice; (2) to son Robert Vaulx, the plantation at the head of Pope's Creek 'whereon I now live" with all the land appertaining to him and his heirs forever; (3) remainder of estate to be equally divided between wife Eliza and "my three children." (4) beloved wife Eliza Vaulx and two friends Augustine Washington and Richard Kenner executors. Signed by signature. Witnesssed by /s/ W. Sturman, /s/ Alexander Parker, and /s/ Jane Washington.
      === Research Notes from Edward White

      Robert (4) Vaulx date of birth

      Order Book 1721-1731, 299, 11/26/1729. George Eskridge appointed guardian of Robert Vaulx.

      Order Book 1731-1739, 137, 5/28/1734. Robert Vaulx appointed under-sheriff.

      Would be under 21 in 1729 and over 21 in 1734 = birth after 1708 and before 1713

      === Research Notes from Edward White

      Chancery pleading 1763-1764 is attached. From State Library Case is #1764-001
      http://www.lva.virginia.gov/chancery/default.asp#res

      To the worshipful justice of the court Westmoreland County, Chancery

      Humbly complaining show on to your worship your orator and oratrix James Marye and Sarah his wife which said Sarah is one of the daughters of Robert Vaulx late of the said County of Westmoreland, Gent, deceased that the said Robert Vaulx being in his lifetime and at the time of his death seized in fee simple and possessed of several tracts of land lying in the County of Westmoreland did a short time before his death duly make and publish his last will and testament in a writing bearing date the fifth day of August in the year of our Lord 1754 and therein among many other devisees made the following devise;
      Item; I give to my two daughters Betty and Sally into the heirs of their bodies begotten the tract of land I purchased of John Elliott to be equally divided between them that the said Robert Vaulx soon after making his said will departed this life without altering or revoking the same. That your orarix and the said Betty Vaulx her sister in the said will named on the death of their said father entered into the aforesaid tract of land and held the same. That the said Betty afterwards intermarried with John Newton and your oratrix Sally with your orator who since their several intermarriages has also held the said tract of land undivided. That your orator and oratrix have frequently requested the said John Newton and Betty his wife to make a fair and equal division of the subtract with its appurtenances according to the aforesaid will of the said Robert Vaux. But now so it is may it please your worship's that the said John Newton and Betty his wife refuse to [agree?] to such division and the oratrix desiring the same should be made yet that the said tract of land cannot be divided but only by a decree of the Court of Chancery made for that purpose.
      To that end therefore the said John Newton and Betty his wife may upon their several and respective corporal oath true and perfect answer make to all and singular the premises especially whether the said Robert Vaulx did not make his last will and testament on or about the time before set forth and thereby devise to your oratrix and the said Betty the aforesaid tract of land lying in the parish of Washington and County of Westmoreland aforesaid in manner also before set forth.
      And that the said John Newton and Betty his wife may be compelled by the decree of this worshipful court to come to a just and equal division of the said tract and that the same be divided by order of this court and your orator and oratrix and the said John Newton and Betty his wife hold the same in severalty according to the said last will and testament of the aforesaid Robert Vaulx and that your orator and oratrix may have such farther and other relief in the premises as shall be agreeable to the equity in good conscience and to your worshipful shall soon meet may it please your worship's to grant unto your orator and oratrix his Majesty's most gracious writ of subpoena to be directed to the said John Newton and Betty his wife thereby commanding them in each of them to be and appear before your worship's in this worshipful court to answer the premises and to stand and oblige and perform and fulfill such order and decreased therein as to your worshipful shall seem agreeable to equity and good conscience

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      DE BUTTS, SAMUEL, St. Mary's Co. 11 Aug 1754; 5 Sep 1754
      To wife, Mary, all my lands near the Bay of Chesapeake in St. Mary's County, that Is, the plantation now in the possession of Lewis Oliver called "Clockers Marsh," the plantation on which Mark Stephens deceased formerly lived, the plantation of "Dunbarr," dwelling house, out houses, furniture, Negroes in my own possession and the Negroes of my property which are in the possession of Robert Vaulx now of Westmoreland County, Virginia. Also to wife lands now known in VA. Also plantation adj John at Clark's plantation) commonly called "Strife," together with the plantation (adj widow Clarke) called "The Brook"; also plantation now in the possession of James King called "His Lordships Favour," together with 58 a. of manor land adjacent. After my wife's decease then to my friend Barnaby Egan now of St. Mary's Co.
      To Catharine Benson, spinster, and niece to my said wife, the sum of 100 pounds sterl.
      Revd. Mr. John Hamilton of Charles Town, in Cecil County, Mr. George Gibson and the above named Barnaby Egan, exs.
      Wit: James Armstrong, William Martin, Abigail butts.
      29. 203

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      1734-1736 Westmoreland County, Virginia Deeds & Will Book 8, Part 5 [Antient Press]; Page 302a-303a
      THIS INDENTURE made the fourth day of October in the Tenth year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord George the Second by the grace of God of Great Brittain France and Ireland, King, Defender of the faith &c., Annoq: Domini 1736; Between AUGUSTING WASHINGTON, Gent. and MARY his Wife of County of PRINCE WILLIAM of one part and ROBERT VAULX of County of Westmorland of other part; Witnesseth that AUGUSTIN WASHINGTON and MARY his Wife in consideration of the sum of Five shillings of lawfull money of Great Brittain to him in hand paid by ROBERT VAULX, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, hath and by these presents doth bargaine and sell unto ROBERT VAULX all that parcel of land containing by estimation Three hundred and five acres be the same more or less scitaute in Parish of Washington and County of Westmorland, it being a certain parcel of land which AUGUSTIN WASHINGTON, partie to these presents, bought of one WILLIAM BRIDGES by Deed bearing date the twenty ninth day of July one thousand seven hundred and Thirty four; And also all other the lands and hereditaments of AUGUSTIN WASHINGTON and MARY his Wife, partie to these presents, comprized within the Deed so granted by WILLIAM BRIDGES to AUGUSTIN WASHINGTON (partie to these presents) And all houses orchards profits and appurtenances to the parcel of land belonging; To have and to hold the land and pre mises with appurtenances unto ROBERT VAULX and assigns during the term of one whole year paying therefore the rent of one eare of Indian Corn upon the last day of the term if lawfully demanded to the intent that by vertue hereof and of the Statute for transferring uses into possession ROBERT VAULX may be in the actual possession of the premises and be thereby enabled to take a release of the inheritance thereof to him and his heirs; In Witness whereof the parties to these presents have interchangeably set their hands and seals the day and year first above written
      Sealed and delivered in presents of us
      JNO: ELLIOTT, JOHN GRAHAM AUGUST WASHINGTON
      JOHN ELLIOTT. CHARLES KILL MARY WASHINGTON
      Westmorland ss. At a Court held for the said County the 22d day of February 1736 This Deed of Lease for Land passed from AUGUSTIN WASHINGTON, Gent., and MARY his wife to ROBERT VAULX was proved in open Court by the Oaths of IOHN ELLIOTT, Gent., JOHN GRAHAM and JOHN ELLIOTT, JUNIOR and at the instance of the said VAULX the same is admitted to Record
      Test G. TURBERVILE, C. C. W.
      Recorded the first day of March 1736, pr. G. T., C. C. W.
      THIS INDENTURE made the Third day of October in the Tenth year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord George the Second by the grace of God of Great Brittain France and Ireland, King, Defender of the faith &c. Annoq. Domini 736 Between AUGUSTIN WASHINGTON and MARY his Wife of County of PRINCE WILLIAM of one part and ROBERT VAULX of County of Westmorland of other part; Witnesseth that in con hid . deran of d Eleven thousand pounds of tobacco to AUGUSTIN WASHINGTON & MARY his Wife han paid by ROBERT VAULX. the receipt whereof AUGUSTIN WASHINGTON and MARY his Wife doth hereby acknowledge, hath and by these presents doth bargain and sell unto ROBERT VAULX (in his actual possession now being by vertue of a bargain and sale to him thereof made and by force of the Statute for transferrring uses into possession) and to his heirs all that parcell of land containing by estimation three hundred and five acres scituate in Parish of Washington and County of Westmorland (the acquisition of the land repeated as in the Lease) To have and to hold the parcel of land & premises with appurtenances unto ROBERT VAULX his heirs and AUGUSTIN WASHINGTON and MARY his Wife their heirs the land and premises unto ROBERT VAULX his heirs against all persons lawfully claiming under him shall warrant and forever defend by these presents; In Witness whereof the parties to these presents have interchangeably set their hands and seals the day and year first above written
      Sealed and delivered in presents of us
      ,JOHN ELLIOTT, JOHN GRAHAM, AUGUST: WASHINGTON
      JOHN ELLIOTT, JUNIOR, CHARLES KILL MARY WASHINGTON
      Received this fourth day of October 1736 of ROBERT VAULX Eleven thousand pounds of tobacco being the consideration within mentioend to be by him paid to me
      Wittness JOHN ELLIOTT, JOHN GRAHAM AUGUST: WASHINGTON
      JOHN ELLIOTT, JUNIOR, CHARLES KILL MARY WASHINGTON
      Westmorland ss. At a Court held for the said County the 22d, day of February 1736 This Deed of Release for Land passed from AUGUSTINE WASHINGTON, Gent., and MARY his Wife to ROBERT VAULX together with the Receipt for the consideration thereon endorsed were proved in open Court by the Oaths of JOHN ELLIOTT, Gent., JOHN GRAHAM and JOHN ELLIOTT, JUNR,, all which at the instance of the said VAULX are admitted to Record Test G. TURBERVILE, C. C. W.
      Recorded the first day of March 1736, pr. G. T., C. C.W.
      ===
      1736-1738 Westmoreland County, Virginia Deeds & Will Book 8, Part 6 [Antient Press]; Page 329-329a
      THIS INDENTURE made the Eighth day of November in the Eleventh year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord George the Second by the grace of God of Great Brittain France and Ireland, King, Defender of the faith &c., And in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and thirty seven Between ROBERT VAULX of County of Westmorland and Parish of Washington, Churchwarden, of one part and JOHN MARTIN of County and Parish aforesaid of other part; Wittnesseth tht ROBERT VAULX as Churchwarden for the Parish aforesaid in consideration of the yearly rent and covenants herein after reserved on part of JOHN MARTIN to be paid done and performed hath and by these presents doth demise set and to farm let unto JOHN MARTIN all that Plantation and parcel of land containing by estimation fifty acres be the same more or less scituate in Parish of Washington and County of Westmorland being part of a greater tract of land which fell to the Parish of Washington for the support and maintainance of the Minister and School of that Parish which may fully appear by the Will of GILBERD HUGHBERD upon the Records of Westmorland County; which parcell of land is now in the tenure or occupation of one where JOSEPH LANE now lives on (being part of the greater tract) and the Plantation Cross Fence and Corn Field Fence which now stand to be the bounds of the Plantation and said MARTIN nor his heirs to clear any ground without the aforesaid Cross Fence and all houses orchards profitts and appurtenances to the plantation belonging; To have and to hold the plantation and parcell of land and premises with appurtenances unto JOHN MARTIN from the Tenth day of December last past unto the full term of fifteen years; paying therefore yearly dureing the term the rent of Nine hundred pounds of lawful! tobacco of Virginia and cask on the Tenth day of March for the use of a School Master of the Parish of Washington; And JOHN MARTIN his heirs shall within three years build one thirty foot Tobacco House and plant and tend one hundred good aple trees on the demised premises; In Wittness whereof wee have interchangeably set our hands and seals the day and year first above written
      Sign'd Seal'd and delivered in presents of
      JOHN WATTS, R. VAULX
      JOHN his mark PRICE, JUNR, JNO: MARTIN
      Westmorland ss. At a Court held for the said County the 31st day of January 1737 ROBERT VAULX, one of the Churchwardens of the Parish of Washington in this County personally acknowledged this Deed of Lease of some of the Glebe Land in the said Parish to JOHN MARTIN at whose instance the same is recorded
      Test G. TURBERVILE, C. C. W.
      Recorded the 17th day of February 1737, pr. G. T., C. C. W.
      ===
      1742-1744 Westmoreland County, Virginia Deeds & Will Book 9, Part 3 [Antient Press]; Page 246-248
      THIS INDENTURE made the 26th day of October in the Sixteenth year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord George the Second by the grace of God, King of Great Brittain France and Ireland, Defender of the faith &c., Anna Domini one thousand seven hundred and forty two; Between JOHN ELLIOTT of Parish of Washington in County of Westmoreland, Gent, and ISABELLA, his Wife of one part and ROBERT VAULX of the aforesaid Parish and County, Gent., of other part; Witnesseth that JOHN ELLIOTT and ISABELLA his Wife in consideration of the sum of Seventy five pounds of current money of Virginia to them in hand paid by ROBERT VAULX, the receipt whereof they do hereby acknowledge, bath and by these presents doth bargain and sell unto ROBERT VAULX, (in his actual possession now being) and to his heirs one Water Grist Mill scituate erected and built in the County of Westmoreland on a Run that falls into RAPPAHANNOCK CREEK and three acres of land next adjoining the Mill, that is to say, one acre that was part of lands late Coll. WILLIAM FITZHUGH's, and two acres that was part of the lands of Mr. THOS: STURMAN, deced., which two acres of land was sold to THOMAS NEWTON, Gent., as by a Deed of Feoffment bearing date the 26th day of September one thousand seven hundred and five, wch: Mill with the lands formerly belonged to THOMAS NEWTON and by him sold to AUGUSTINE HIGGINS, and conveyed after the decease of the said AUGUSTINE to PENELOPE HIGGINS, Daughter and sole heir of said AUGUSTINE HIGGINS as by a Deed bearing date the 27th day of July one thousand seven hundred and twenty will more fully appear; wch: Mill with the land and appurtenances thereunto belonging fell after the decease of said PENELOPE (among other lands and Negroes) to ISABELLA ELLIOTT party to these presents and PENELOPE OSBORN as coheirs of PENELOPE HIGGINS, and after an equal division made of the Lands and Negroes between ISABELLA and PENELOPE, the Mill together with three acres of land fell to and was allotted JOHN ELLIOTT and ISABELLA his Wife, parties to these presents as part of said ISABELLA's Estate, with all its rights members and appurtenances thereunto belonging; To have and to hold the Water Grist Mill and Three acres of land unto ROBERT VAULX his heirs and JOHN ELLIOTT and ISABELLA his Wife and their heirs the Mill and three acres of land unto ROBERT VAULX his heirs shall warrant and forever defend by these presents against the claim of any person; In Witness whereof the parties first above named to these presents have interchangable set their hands and seals the day and year first above written
      Sign'd Seal'd and delivered in presence of
      JOHN. MARTIN, JAMES BERRYMAN, JNO: ELLIOTT
      B. WEEKS ZEABELLA her mark ELLIOTT
      Received the day and year first written in the within Indenture of ROBERT Vaux the sum of Seventy five pounds current money of Virginia being the full consideration within mentioned, £75,
      JNO: ELLIOTT
      Westmoreland sct, At a Court held for the said County the 26th day of September 1742 JOHN ELLIOTT, Gent., and ZEABELLA his Wife (she being first privily examined according to Law relinquished her right of Inheritance) personally acknowledged this Deed of Feoffment for lands and premises by them passed to ROBERT VAULX, Gent, (And the said ELLIOTT also acknowledged his receipt for the consideration endorsed) to be their proper act and deed which at the instance of the said VAULX are admitted to Record
      Recorded the 29th day of October 1742, pr. G. L., C. C. W.
      Test GEORGE LEE, C, C. W,
      ===
      1744-1745 Westmoreland County, Virginia Deeds & Will Book 10, Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 67-71
      THIS INDENTURE made the 19th day October in the year of our Lord God 1744, Between ELIZABETH ESKRIDGE of Cople Parish in Westmoreland County of one part and ROBERT VAULX of Washington Parish in Westmoreland County of other part, Witnesseth that ELIZABETH ESKRIDGE in cnsideration of the sum of Five shillings Sterling to her in hand paid by ROBERT VAULX, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, path and by these presents doth bargain and sell unto ROBERT VAULX all that parcel of land lying in Parish of Washington in Westmoreland County containing Five hundred acres be the same more or less which was devised unto ELIZABETH ESKRIDGE (among other things) by ROBERT VAULX, deceased, Father of the said ELIZABETH ESKRIDGE by his Last Will and Testament bearing date the 20th day of March 1684/5, it being part of a tract of one thousand acres and binding upon the Land of EDWARD MUSE and the Land of the Honourable THOMAS LEE, Esqr., and the Land now in possession of said ROBERT VAULX, party to these presents; and all Plantations, houses. orchards profits and appurtenances to the same belonging; To have and to hold unto ROBERT VAULX his heirs during the term of one whole year paying therefor one Pepper Corn upon the Feast of Saint Michael the Archangel if demanded to the intent that by virtue of these presents and of the Statute for transferring uses into possession ROBERT VAULX may be in the actual possession of the premises and thereby be enabled to take a release of the inheritance thereof to him and his heirs; In Witness whereof, the said parties to these presents have hereunto interchangeably set their hands and seals the day and year above written
      Sealed and delivered in the presence of us
      WILL& NEWTON, GEO: BLAIR, ELIZABETH her mark ESKRIDGE
      ABIGAL+ ESKRIDGE, NATHL: GRAY
      On margin: ESKRIDGE's Release to VAULX)
      THIS INDENTURE made this 20th day of October in the year of our Lord 1744; Between ELIZABETH ESKRIDGE of Cople Parish in County of Westmoreland, Widow, of one part and ROBERT VAULX of Washington parish in aforesaid County, Gent., of other part; Whereas ROBERT VAULX, deceased, Father of ELIZABETH ESKRIDGE, by his Last Will and Testament bearing date the 20th day of March 1684/5 (among other things) did give and devise unto ELIZABETH ESKRIDGE Five hundred acres of his Forrest Land, it being part of a tract of One thousand acres and binding upon the Land of EDWARD MUSE and the Land of the Honourable THOMAS LEE, Esqr., and the Land now in the possession of ROBERT VAULX. party to these presents: NOW THIS INDENTURE WITNESSFTH that ELIZABETH ESKRIDGE in cnsideration of the sum of Ninty pounds current money of Virginia in hand paid by ROBERT VAULX, the receipt whereof she doth hereby acknowledge, bath and by these presents doth bargain and sell unto ROBERT VAULX (in his actual possession now being by virtue of a bargain and sale to him thereof made for one whole year and by force of the Statute for transfering uses into possession), and to his heirs all that parcel of land containing Five hundred acres (be the same more or less) situate in Parish of Washington in County of Westmoreland, To have and to hold the promises with appurtenances unto ROBERT VAULX his heirs And ELIZABETH ESKRIDGE doth promise ROBERT VAULX his heirs that freed and discharged or otherwise well and sufficiently saved and kept harmless from all encumbrances, the quit rents due and to become due for the premises only excepted: In Witness whereof the parties to these presents have hereunto interchangeably set their hands and seals the day and year above written
      Sealed and deliverred in the presence of us
      WILLO: NEWTON, GEORGE BLAIR, ELIZABETH her mark ESKRIDGE
      ABIGAL ESKRIDGE. NATHL: GRAY
      Received of ROBERT VAULX the within mentioned sum of Ninety pounds current
      money of Virginia being the consideration mentioned in the within Deed to be paid by him to me on the perfection thereof; Witness my hand this 26th day of October 1744
      Witnesses WILLO: NEWTON, GEO: BLAIR ELIZABETH her mark ESKRIDGE
      ABIGAL ESKRIDGE, NATHL: GRAY
      Westmd. County Sct. At a Court held for the said County the 30th day of Octr, 1744
      This Deed of Lease and Release form ELIZABETH ESKRIDGE, Widow, to ROBERT VAULX, Gentleman, together with a receipt for the consideration endorsed were proved in open Court by the Oaths of all the witnesses thereto (except ABIGAL ESKRIDGE) all which are ordered to be recorded Teste GEO: LEE, C. W. C,

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    1. [S9] Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia 1607-1624/5. Fourth Edition. Volume One, Families A-F.

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