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

Grace Powell

Female 1704 - Aft 1739  (> 35 years)


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  • Name Grace Powell 
    Born 1704  St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 29 Oct 1739  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I23687  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 May 2022 

    Father Richard Powell,   b. 1674, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1726, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Grace MNU Powell,   b. 1678, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1735, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1694  St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15599  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James Berry,   b. Bef 1699, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1739, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 40 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 20 May 2022 
    Family ID F15598  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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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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      STAFFORD COUNTY VA WILL BOOK M; 1729-1748; THE ANTIENT PRESS
      pp. 164-165 In the Name of God Amen This 1st day Of October 1734
      I GRACE POWELL being viry sick but of perfect mind .. do make this my Lest Will and Testament. First I recommend my Soul to God and my Body to the Earth.
      Such worldly Estate .. I give in following manner .. Item I give to my Daughter MARY WILFORD my old negro than named comme - to her and heirs also nmy bed that I lie on with one old rug, 2 sheets and 2 blankets one bay horse called Grateers one cow and steer one pott 1 small chest. Item I give to my Daughter GRACE BERRY a young negro named Will as also one feather bed and rug and blanket a pair of new sheets one cow and steer 1 gray horse called Pumpy 1 chest one pot. Item I give unto my Daughter JEMIMA DERRICK 1 new feather bed 1 green rugg 1 blanket a pair of new sheets 1 cow and steer one trunk 1 black horse and 1 gun to her and her heirs for ever one putt. Item I give to WILLIAM RIGGIN {Regon} I cow and calf and 2 good hoggs to him and to his son POWELL a case of Pistols Sword Cain Item I give to JANE RIGGIN {Regon} 12 geese and 15 pounds of feathers and chest of Drors, 1 iron kettle. Item I give to CORNELIUS CHEESMAN my young unbroke hors to his son THOMAS I give a heffer but two years old. Item I give to MICKEL HALL heffer 2 years old. Item I give to RICHARD FOOT JUNIOR my Vialend. item I give 12 Barrels of Indian corn to ELIJAH WOOD'S children for thear years provs. Item 1 give to GRACE VINSON 1 old bed one blanket and one old quilt. Item I give my young negro named Ruff for the maintance of Elijah Woods children till the youngest comes to age of 14 then to return to my heirs again. item I give the remainder part of my Estate to be Equally divided between my three daughters with my corn and Tobacco Mary Wilford and Grace Berry and Jemlma Derrick, I appoint Capt. JOHN WASHINGTON', JAMES BERRY. my ExErs:
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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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