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

Ralph Wormley

Male Abt 1593 - Bef 1651  (~ 57 years)


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  • Name Ralph Wormley 
    Birth Abt 1593  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death Bef 1651  York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I24762  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Family 1 Female MNU Wormley   d. Bef 1645, York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Wormley,   b. Abt 1614   d. Between 1658 and 1682, Brandon, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 44 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Christopher Wormley,   b. Abt 1618   d. 1643, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 25 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F16195  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Family 2 Agatha Eltonhead,   b. 10 Feb 1623, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1677, Rosegill, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 55 years) 
    Marriage 13 Jul 1645  Northampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
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      Northampton co. va; marriage contract of "Ralph Wormeley of the Parish and County of York in Virginia, gentleman and Mrs. Agatha Stubbins, the widow of Luke Stubbins of the County of Northampton, gentleman, dec'd." Dated 2d July 1645, Pr. 13 July 1645.
    Children 
     1. Christopher Wormley,   b. Abt 1646, York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1701, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 55 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Ralph Wormley,   b. 1646, York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 5 Dec 1703, Rosegill, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 57 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. William Wormley,   b. Abt 1648, York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1654, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 5 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F16450  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

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  • Notes 
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      James Hughes 2005-08-11 11:16:25
      URL (Click on link) http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=77&last=&g_p=GD&collect ion=NN Grant
      Title Turner, Thomas, Doctor.
      Publication 20 February 1731.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: King George County.
      Description: 35 acres adjoining land of Francis Sleator, Ralph Wormley, Jr., and Samuel Wharton.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants D, 1731-1732, Page 77, folio (Reel 291).
      Part of the index to recorded copies of land grants issued by the agents of the Fairfax Proprietary between 1690 and 1781 and by the Commonwealth between 1786 and 1874. Original and recorded surveys are also indexed when available. The collection is housed in the Archives at the Library of Virginia.
      Subject - Personal Turner, Thomas, Doctor. grantee.
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      1643-1651 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 181
      CAPT. RALPH WORMELEY, 3,200 acs., 16 June 1649, Page 170. On the S. side of Rappahanock Riv. about 10 mi. up the river, including the Indian Townes of old & new Nimcock, bounded N. W. upon Rosegill Cr., E. towards land of Thomas Trotter, N. E. & N. upon the river ; Trans. of 3 score & 4 per: John Price, Pet. Sterkey, Lewis Comquest, Xpian Frederick, John Styam, Mary Bennet, John Pinford, William Leigh, Saliman DeCarvalco (or Carvalox), (name altered), Margt. Savage, John Jackson, Fra. Ferewether, Eight Negroes—(Transported in Capt. Jno. Williams Shipp)—, John Hampton, William English, Samll. Jones, Edwd. Murferry, Wm. Ginsey, Tho. Sackes, Richd. Marmaduke, Jere Linch, Richd. Lewis, Wm. Robinson, Erasmas Cole (or Cobe), Wm. Ginkin, John Cornish, Edward Gaprell, George Wilson, Thomas Jackson, Cristian Best, Edward Tyball, Wm. Baycock, Andrew Hancock, Tho. Allen, Wm. Midleton, Morris Walker, John Bennet, Arthur Lahay Richard Smith, Glode Gallant, Andrew Carelesse, John Coleman, John Coleman, John Tap Lady, William Hodgkinson, Thomas Walker, Richard Watson, Hugh Higinson, 9 Negroes.
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      1643-1651 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 200
      WILLIAM PLUMER, 2 Necks of land, containing in all 400 acs., 200 acs. lyeing upon Ducking Pond Cr., proceeding from Mockjack Bay by which it is bounded on the W. side. 7 Oct. 1650, Page 256. Part of 4,000 acs. granted unto Capt. Christopher Wormeley 25 Oct. 1639, & by Capt. Ralph Wormeley, Exor., assigned to sd. Plumer together with the rights. Due for trans. of 8 Negroes.*
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      1643-1651 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 206
      CAPT. RALPH WORMELEY, Esqr., one of his Majesties Cottncill of State, 1645 acs., Yorke Co., 2 Oct. 1649, Page 276. 1420 acs. formerly granted unto Capt. Christopher Wormeley 27 Jan. 1638. Bounded on Eastermost side with land then in possession of Nicholas Creeke (Clarke), joyning land formerly belonging to Mr. Lyonell Rouston (Roulston), crossing a ridge of land and a path that leads to the New Pogueson, including a small neck of land adj. Nicholas Jernew; 50 an. granted unto Nicholas Cossin by patent dated May 9, 1638, bounded on the W. by land of Nicho. Clarke & on E. with land of Nicholas Dale; 75 acs. bounded on the E. by land late Robert Todds, crossing the Back Cr., which 75 acs. was granted unto Nico. Dale by patent May 8, 1638 & by him assigned unto Capt. Christopher Wormeley, decd., as also the 50 acs. granted sd. Cossin was assigned unto Robert NewKerke, who assigned to sd. Christopher Wormeley; 100 acs. abutting upon the mouth of Aliens Cr., bounded on W. side by land of Abraham English & some of it joyning land of Thomas Peteete, which 100 acs. was assigned by William Allen unto Ralph Read & Francis Caner & by sd. Read to Robt. Todd & by sd. Todd to Ralph Wormeley. The other 1545 acs. accrueing due to sd. Ralph as Exor. of the last will of Capt. Christo. Wormeley, by whom it was to him bequeathed.
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      1643-1651 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 209
      CAPT. RALPH WORMELEY, Esq., 237 acs. upon S. side of Rappa. Riv., beg. at the mouth of Nimcock Cr. 23 Mar. 1650, Page 288. Trans. of 5 pers.
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      1653-1656 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 3; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 288
      DAME ELIZ. LUNSFORD, 500 acs. Lancaster Co., 8 June 1654, Page 263. Upon S. side of Rappa. Riv., & upon W. by S. side of Matchepungo Cr., running to an oake dividing this & land of Col. Ralph Wormly, decd. & an oak on S. branch of said creek dividing this & land of John Benton, deed. Assigned by Samll. Abbott to whom it was granted 22 Dec. 1642 & confirmed by the Govr. &c.

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