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

Hannah Fairfax

Female 1742 - 1804  (~ 62 years)


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  • Name Hannah Fairfax 
    Born Aug 1742  Belvoir Manor, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 3 Sep 1804  'Fairfield' Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I23862  Tree1
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2022 

    Father William Fairfax,   b. 30 Oct 1691, Newton Kyme, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1757, Belvoir Manor, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Deborah Clarke,   b. 31 Jan 1708, Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1747, Belvoir Manor, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 29 May 1734  Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15758  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Warner Washington,   b. 22 Sep 1722, Highgate, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1790, 'Fairfield' Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 10 May 1764  Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mildred Washington,   b. 22 Mar 1766, 'Fairfield' Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1804, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)  [natural]
     2. Hannah Fairfax Washington,   b. 20 Apr 1767, 'Fairfield' Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1827, Berryville, Clarke County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [natural]
     3. Catherine Washington,   b. 1 Apr 1769, 'Fairfield' Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1845, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [natural]
     4. Elizabeth Washington,   b. 1771, 'Fairfield' Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Louisa Washington,   b. 1775, 'Fairfield' Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1798, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)  [natural]
     6. Fairfax Washington,   b. 28 Jun 1778, 'Fairfield' Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1861, Logan County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
     7. Whiting Washington,   b. Sep 1782, 'Fairfield' Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1826, Logan County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F15756  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • daughter of william col FAIRFAX and Deborah GEDNEY
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      1775-1778 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book H; [Antient Press]; Page 272-276
      THIS INDENTURE made 8th Decr. in 1773 Between WARNER WASHINGTON Gent and HANNAH his Wife of County of Frederick in Colony of Virginia of one part and JOHN STROTHER Gent of County of Culpeper and Colony aforesaid Witnesseth that said Warner Washington and Hannah his Wife for sum Sixty pounds Fifteen shillings current money of Virginia have sold unto said John Strother 950 acres of land in Culpeper County and Bromfield Parish on the forks and Branches of Blackwater Run in the Goardvine Fork of Rapahanock River, the same being part of 3250 acres of land granted to WILLIAM FAIRFAX Esqr. of Fairfax County by Right Honourable THOMAS LORD FAIRFAX Proprietor of the Northern Neck of Virginia and by said William Fairfax granted the aforesaid Warner Washington and the said One thousand nine hundred and fifty acres of land is bounded Begining at two red oaks and a poplar corner to JOHN PARKS and runs thence with his line N. to a large pine Corner to said Parks thence with another of his lines E. to a white oak saplin in the said Washingtons line thence with his line N. to three small oaks a Corner made for THOMAS GAINES thence with his line So. to a red oak a Corner made for DANIEL DELANY thence to two white oaks marked X on the Blackwater Run thence So. crossing the said run to a large pine marked (same) to the Begining place
      Presence EDMOND TAYLOR, Warner Washington
      JAMES GAINES, THOMAS GAINS Hannah Washington
      THOMAS COSSIN
      George the Third to CHARLES MYNN THURSTON and EMOND TAYLOR of County of Frederick Gent. Whereas Warner Washington and Hannah his Wife have sold land in County of Culpeper unto John Strother and Whereas said Hannah cannot conveniently travel to our said County Court of Culpeper to make acknowledgement of the said conveyance We therefore give you power to receive the acknowledgement which said Hannah shall be willing to make and when you have received her acknowledgement that you openly certify us thereof in our said Court Witness JOHN JAMESON Clerk of our said Ct at the said Ct House of Culpeper County the fourteenth day of Decr in the fourteenth year of our Reign
      Frederick County Sct In Obedience to the Order and Commc. within to us directed We Charles Mynn Thurston & Edmond Taylor did persionly go to Hannah Washington and Examined her privily and apart from her husband Warner Washington touching said conveyance of a certain tract of land to Thomas Gaines containing one thousand nine hundred and fifty acres in County of Culpeper when she the said Hannah declared that she did acknowledge the same freely without the threats of her husband and was willing the same should be recorded in the County Court of Culpeper In Witness whereof we have hereunto set our hands and fiat our seals this 8th day of Decr 1773. Chs. M. Thurston
      At Court held for Culpeper County the 16th day of May 1774 Edmond Taylor
      This Indenture of Feofment was partly proved by oaths of James Gaines and Thomas Gains two of the witnesses thereto which was ordered to be Certified And at a Court held for said County the 21st day of Octr 1776 This Indenture was fully proved by the oath of Edmond Taylor another Witness thereto & together with the Commission thereon annexed and Certificate thereon ordered to be recorded.
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      1775-1778 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book H; [Antient Press]; Page 276-280
      THIS INDENTURE made the 8th day of Decr 1770 Between WARNER WASHINGTON Gent and HANNAH his Wife of County of Frederick and in Colony of Virginia of one part and THOMAS GAINS of County of Culpeper and Colony Afd. Witnesseth that said Warner Washington and Hannah his Wife for sum of Fifty pounds Currency by these presents doth grant unto said Thomas Gains his heirs 600 acres of land in Culpeper County and Bromfield Parish in the Goard Vine fork of Rappahanock River and on the Branches of Blackwater Run the same being part of 3250 acres of land granted by the Right Honourable THOMAS LORD FAIRFAX Proprietor of the Northern Neck in Virginia to WILLIAM FAIRFAX Esqr. of Fairfax County and by said William Fairfax Esqr. was granted unto said Warner Washington and the said 600 acres of land is Bounded Begining at two white oaks a Corner made for DANIEL DELANY and runs thence N. to three chesnut oaks on a spur of the TAYLORS MOUNTAIN thence N. to a chesnut oak by a small branch thence to a pine and black oak marked WFX thence So. to three red oaks another Corner made for Daniel Delany thence with his line South to the Beginning . .
      Presence EDMOND TAYLOR, JOHN STROTHER, Warner Washington
      JAMES GAINS, THOMAS COSSON Hannah Washington
      George the Third to CH. MYNN THURSTON & EDMOND TAYLOR of County of Frederick Gent Whereas Warner Washington Gent and Hannah his Wife have sold unto Thomas Gains the fee simple estate of 600 acres in County of Culpeper and said Hannah cannot conveniently travel to our said County Court of Culpeper to make acknowledgement of said conveyance We do give unto you power to receive the acknowledgement which said Hannah shall be willing to make whether she doth the same freely without his persuation and when you have received her acknowledgement and examined her that you openly Certify us thereof in our said Court. Witness JOHN JAMESON Clerk of our said Court at the Ct house the 8th day of Decr in the fourteenth year of our Reign.
      Fred, County Sct In Obedience to the Order & Commission within We Charles Mynn Thurston & Edmond Taylor did Persionly go to the within named Hannah Washington and Exd. her privily and apart from her husband touching her conveyance of land to Thomas Gains in County of Culpeper when she the said Hannah delcared she did acknowledge the same freely without threats of her husband and was willing same should be recorded in County Court of Culpeper. In Witness this 8th day of Decr 1773.
      Ch M. Thurston
      At Court held for Culpeper County the 16 May 1774 Edmond Taylor
      This Indenture of Feofment was partly provd by oaths of John Strother and James Gains two of the witnesses thereto which was ordered to be Certified and at another Court held for the said County the 21 day of Octr: 1776 was fully proved by the oath of Edmond Taylor another witness and together with the Commission thereto annexed and Certificate thereon endorsed ordered to be recorded.

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