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

James Berry

Male Bef 1699 - 1739  (> 40 years)


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  • Name James Berry 
    Born Bef 1699  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Mar 1739  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I23686  Tree1
    Last Modified 29 Jun 2022 

    Father Richard Berry,   b. 1666, Sittingbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1754, Stafford County, Virginia - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F14795  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah MNU Berry,   b. Bef 1704, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1722, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 18 years) 
    Married Bef 1720  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Grace Berry,   b. 16 Jan 1720, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. James Berry,   b. Abt 1721, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1745, St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 29 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F11444  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Grace Powell,   b. 1704, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 29 Oct 1739, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 35 years) 
    Married 28 May 1723  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Berry,   b. 15 Jan 1727, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1792, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [natural]
     2. William Berry,   b. 23 Feb 1732, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Grace Berry,   b. 4 Feb 1734, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Elizabeth Berry,   b. 6 Jun 1735, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Marmaduke Berry,   b. 3 Jan 1738, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. Virginia Palmer Berry,   b. 3 Jan 1738, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 29 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F15598  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • unproven son
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      James Hughes 2006-05-07 20:44:30
      Bridget Berry Genealogy
      http://hindskw.cts.com/KennethHinds/16207.html

      Estate inventory order [of above James Berry] 13 Mar 1738/39, appraisal L 78.7.4 10 April 1739.
      Wm Powell was appraiser.
      Stafford Co. Deed & Will Abstracts 1729-1748, Sam & Ruth Sparacio (Fairfx Co. Library)
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      James Hughes 2006-05-07 19:59:40
      Stafford County Birth Records - 1700s

      BERRY, Sarah, daughter of James and Grace, January 15, 1726/7.

      BERRY, William, son of James and Grace, February 23, 1731/2.

      BERRY, Grace, daughter of James and Grace, February 4, 1733/4.

      BERRY, Elizabeth, daughter of James and Grace, June 6, 1735.

      BERRY, Marmaduke and Virgin Palmer, son and daughter of James and Grace, January 3, 1737/8
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      BERRY, Grace, daughter of James and Sarah, January 16, 1719/20.

      Stafford County Birth Records - 1700s

      from the St. Paul Parish Records of Stafford County

      http://www.rootsweb.com/~vastaffo/births/1700birthsac.htm
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      1729-1748 Stafford County, Virginia Will Book M; [Antient Press]; Page 165-166 In Name of God Amen the 10th day of October 1734 I MARY CHILLINGWORTH being very Sick .. but of perfect memory .. do make this my Last Will and Testament .. first of all & give my Sole to God & my body I recomend to the Earth .. Item I give unto EDWARD DERRICK & JEMIMA his wife and heirs .. fore hundred acres of land _Lying in Prince William County between Powells run and Neighapscoe being a part of the 2960 acres of land formerly be-longing to JOHN WOOD
      Presence Edward Derrick, Mary Chillingworth
      James Berry, Richd. Vinson,
      Grace Vinson, Suuzan Bates her mark
      At Court held for Stafford County 17th Feby. 1734 Will of Mary Cillingsworth Deced presented by Edward Derrick .. who made oath .. being proved .. admitted to record .. Certificate granted him for obtaining Probate ..
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      STAFFORD COUNTY VA WILL BOOK M; 1729-1748; THE ANTIENT PRESS Page 274 An Accot. of debts paid by GRACE BERRY in Acct. of JAMES BERRY her husband deceased Vizt. 1738 paid SAMUEL JACKSON, EDWD. TEMPLEMAN.
      1739 Paid THOMAS TURNER, PETER JOHNE Balla. Capt. HENRY WASHINGTON for Levies, DUNKIN SIMPSON pr accot., Mr. TOWNSHEND WASHINGTON, Capt. PHIL ALEXANDER, JOHN BUCKNER, Mr. Hunter i Barrl Corn. Doct. WM. ALLISON .,
      The Estate of James Berry To Grace Berry Dr. To Stripping pressing and carrying 4 hhds Tobacco to the warehouse, To funeral Expenses
      At Court held for Stafford County August 14th 1739 Grace Berry Admex. of James Berry deced made oath to above account which is allowed and Tobacco valued at 12/6 p cent and admitted to record.

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