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

Elizabeth Stephens

Female Bef 1655 - Aft 1679  (> 26 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Elizabeth Stephens 
    Born Bef 1655  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1679  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I24306  Tree1
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 

    Father Thomas Stephens,   b. Bef 1617, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1654, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 37 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth {Unproven} Hussey,   b. Bef 1637, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1696, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 61 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef 1654  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16068  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 John Taverner,   b. 1640, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1698, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 26 Nov 1678  North Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Taverner,   b. 7 Jan 1679, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1718, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)  [natural]
     2. Elizabeth Taverner,   b. 25 Mar 1681, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1729, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)  [natural]
     3. John Taverner,   b. 7 Mar 1683, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1712, Richmond County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)  [natural]
     4. Richard Tavener,   b. 30 Jul 1685, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. James Taverner,   b. Abt 1687, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 5 Mar 1712, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F15795  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Giles Cole,   b. 1640, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Jan 1678, North Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 37 years) 
    Married Bef 1671  North Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Nathaniel Cole,   b. Bef 1670, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1690, Lancaster County, Virginia - Will Written Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 20 years)  [natural]
     2. Mary Cole,   b. Bef 1671, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Charles Cole,   b. Bef 1673, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Walter Cole,   b. Bef 1675, North Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Elizabeth Cole,   b. Bef 1677,   d. Abt 2 Apr 1722, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 45 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F16022  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • ===
      1679-1682 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Will & Deed Book 6, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 210
      TO ALL TO WHOM this prsent writing shall come wee JOHN TAVERNR: of Rappae: County & ELIZABETH COLE, Widdo., send Greeting. Whereas by Gods grace a MARRIAGE is intended by us the said JOHN &ELIZB, to be had & solemnized; Now Know yee that I the said ELIZB, for the natural love & affection I have & beare unto my Son, WALTER COLE, have by & wth the consent of sd JOHN TAVERNER testified by his being party to these prsents, given & made over, and by these prsents, doe give unto the said WALTER COLE one Negro girle commonly called Sue, and alsoe two Cows called by the name of Old & Young Rose, and one Feather bed, provided nevertheless that the said Negro shall continue & bee for the use & behoofe of me the said ELIZABTH COLE during the time of my naturall life and likewise all the male increase of the same Cows to remaine to my use wholly, but them & their female increase to he & remaine as the proppor Estate of my said Sonne, And likewise the said Niger after my decease, but the increase of her to be & accounted his estate during the continuance of my life and at all times afterwards. In Witness whereof wee the said JOHN TAVERNER &ELIZB. have hereunto sett or; hands and Seales the Six and twentieth day of Novembr. 1678
      Sealed Delivd in prsence of
      BRIAN HODGSON JO: TAVERNER
      WALTR. PAVIE ELIZABETH COLE
      Recognitr in Cur Com Rappae: 2 die April 1679
      KNOW ALL MEN by these prsents that wee JOHN TAVERNER & ELIZABETH COLE have nominated and by these prsents doe put or: loveing Freind, BRIAN HODGSON or: true and lawfull attorney to acknowledge in the Worfull Court of Rappae: one Deed or writing of the date hereof undr. or: hands and Seales, whereby the same wth these prsents may be entred on Record according to the Laws of this County. In Witness whereof I have hereunto sett or: hands & seales this Six and twentieth day of Novembr: 1678
      Sealed & Deliverd, in prsence of
      WALTR PAVIE, JO: TAVERNER
      ANNE ROBIAN ELIZB COLE
      Recordatr 2 die April 1679
      ===
      1677-1678 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 6, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 183
      The mark that is given by Mrs. ELIZ: CALE is a Cropp on ye left Eare a slitt in ye cropp, ye right eare hath a Nick in ye Uppermost part & undr: neath a slitt
      Recordatr Test: EDMD. CRASKE Cl Cur
      Recordatr xx2 die Julii 1678

      ===
      1679-1682 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Will & Deed Book 6, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 247-251
      deed exrcept...
      Capt, THOMAS SMITH aged two and fifty yeares or thereabouts sworn saith that he did see Mr. DAVID GRIFFIN sign seal! & deliver this Instrument as his act and deed he doth further say that WM, TREVITHVAN was present at the same time & that the said TREVITHAN did likewise see the said Mr. DAVID GRIFFIN signe seals & deliver this Instrument as his act & deed alsoe
      Juratur Coram me 11 April 1679 THO: SMITH
      THO: MATHEW
      Recordatr. Test EDMD. CRASKE Cl C

Research Links  Find Elizabeth Stephens at the following sites -

Ancestry records for Elizabeth Stephens