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

Harry Beverley

Male Abt 1732 - 1774  (~ 42 years)


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  • Name Harry Beverley  [1
    Birth Abt 1732  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 1774  Hazelwood, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I25251  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Robert Beverley,   b. 6 Nov 1701, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 5 Jun 1733, Newlands, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 31 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne Stanard,   b. 26 Aug 1711, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1769, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 59 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 10 Apr 1729  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16179  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jane Wiley   d. Aft 1794, Hazelwood, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Abt 1750  Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Robert Gaines Beverley,   b. 13 Dec 1761, Hazelwood, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 6 Mar 1797, Hazelwood, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 35 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Harry Stanard Beverley,   b. 1772, Hazelwood, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1 Apr 1794, Fredericksburg, Virginia - bond Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 22 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Jane Willy Beverley,   b. 1766  [Father: natural]
     4. Anne Hazlewood Beverley,   b. 1768   d. Aft 1794 (Age > 27 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F16826  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Family 2 Lucy Roy,   b. Abt 1734, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Abt 1750, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 16 years) 
    Family ID F16825  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
    • Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol 1, page 116 states he married Jane Wiley
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      1722-1749 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Will Book A; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      BEVERLEY, ROBERT, St. George's Parish, d. May 12, 1733, Page June 5, 1733. Wit. Elias Watt, Jerome Armon, Larkin Chew, W. Beverley. Ex. my wife; cousin William Beverley and my brother Benjamin Winslow, in case of my wife's marriage. Leg. Mentions late father, Mr. Harry Beverley; nephew Beverley Stanard 6000 acres of land, part of the tract at the mountains in Spotsylvania Co. called Octonia Land; brother-in-law Benjamin Winslow 300 acres of the same tract; to Anthony Head 200 acres of the same tract to include the plantation the said Head now lives on; to Robert Dearing 200 acres of the Octonia Tract; my only son Harry Beverley, not to be sent to England, but put to school at ye college at the age of ten years, William Beverley to be his guardian; my three unmarried sisters, Mary, Catharine and Agatha, to live in my house at Neroland as previously; wife Ann Beverley; my five sisters; my sister Stanard's two daughters. Page 188)
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      1742-1751 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book D; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Wm. Beverley of Blandfield, Essex Co., Esqr., guardian of Harry Beverley, son and heir of Robert Beverley, late of Spts. Co., Esqr., Decd. Power of attorney to William Waller "of sd. county, Gentl., Dated, June 20, 1750. Witnesses, R. Tunstall, W. Russell. Recd. Oct. 2, 1750.
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      1751-1761 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book E; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Feby. 3, 1759. Joseph Hannis of province of North Carolina, Gent., to Wm. Waller of Spts. Co., Va., Gent. Whereas a decree of the Court of Chancery, April 13, 1758, in a suit pending between Joseph Hannis, Pltf., vs. Wm. Waller and Ann, his wife, and Harry Beverley, Gent., Defds., etc., mentions Slaves and Sale and lease of lands, etc.; also principal of a debt due from Joseph Hannis, Decd. (father of the sd. Joseph, party to these presents), to Robert Beverley, Decd., father to the sd. Harry, a party to these presents, etc., of £181 8s. 4d. Ster. Joseph Hannis, party to these presents, agrees to sell certain slaves to sd. Waller. £501 10s. 6d. Curr., etc., etc. Witnesses, James Mills, Jno. Waller, Wm. Wood. Feby. 6, 1759.
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      1765-1768 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 14; [Antient Press]; Page 87-88
      Indenture 3 Oct 1766 between HARRY BEVERLEY, County of Caroline, Esqr. and JOHN CARTER, County of Spotsylvania .. for rents .. to Farm lett .. 1000 acres included by the following bounds .. beginning upper corner on the Rappidan of Thomas Shackleford's lease .. John Carter's lease .. Patent line .. including the Plantation called Heads and Snells and laying the said land off nearly in a Paralellogram .. pay every year on 25 Dec .. 3000 lbs Tobu and annual Quit rents for same . .
      Witnesses: Harry Beverley
      Joseph Brock Jno. Carter
      Larkin Chew Junr., Will Waller
      Recorded Orange County 25th October 1766.
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      1768-1772 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 15; [Antient Press]; Page 149-150
      Indenture 4 July 1769 between LARKIN CHEW, GEORGE TAYLOR and JAMES MADISON, Trustees of Estate of Harry Beverley of first part, HARRY BEVERLEY, County of Caroline of second part, and JOHN CARTER, County of Spotsylvania of other part .. Harry Beverley as best bidder for 360 acres .. for £145.10 .. being lots No. 2 and 3 which includes 160 acres contained in Lott No. 3, since which the said Harry Beverley has transferred to John Carter .. Now this Indenture witnesseth for £145.10 .. paid by John Carter .
      Witnesses: Francis Turnley Larkin Chew
      Sealed and Deld. by Larkin Chew before 0. Towles Jr., Jos. Brock, Edward Thomas
      Recorded Orange County 28th September 1769.

  • Sources 
    1. [S72] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. I, from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.

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