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

Thomas Attaway

Male Bef 1655 - 1707  (> 52 years)

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  • Name Thomas Attaway 
    Born Bef 1655 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Dec 1707  St. Georges Hundred, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2604  Tree1
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2022 

    Father Family Attaway 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F1994  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth MNU Attaway,   b. Bef 1659,   d. 9 Mar 1710, St. Georges Hundred, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 51 years) 
     1. Elizabeth Attaway,   b. 1675, St. Georges Hundred, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1725 and 1729, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)  [natural]
     2. John Attaway,   b. 1678, St. Georges Hundred, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1732, St. Georges Hundred, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)  [natural]
     3. Thomas Attaway,   b. Bef 1690, St. Georges Hundred, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1716, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 26 years)  [natural]
     4. Samuel Attaway,   b. Bef 1690, St. Georges Hundred, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1723, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 33 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F1798  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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      Capt. Thomas Attaway 28.59 I SM £34.6.0 Dec 23 1707
      Appraisers: Michaell Butterworth, William Gibson.
      Thomas Attway 29,301 A SM £34.6.0 £10.16.8 May 2 1709
      Payments to: Mr, Gardner, John Merritt, Mary Adkey, Mr. William Coode, William Hardy, Benjamin Reader, Robert Marshall, John Attway,
      Administratrix: Elisabeth Attway,
      John Mackart 2.142 I SM #10388 Apr 17 1676
      Appraisers: Thomas Attoway, John Bullock,
      Approvers; Coline Mackenzie, John Darnall.
      HAMES: GENETTA REEDER HAMES, who m--Frank T. Holt. Address: Staunton, Virginia.
      Lineage--Through the lineal rights of Thomas Attaway, d--1709,
      m--Eliz.--her name not further known (it may be Biscoe) see a will, Annapolis Bk. 14. He had dau--Eliz. Attaway (Card Index Annap. W. B. 6), who m--Benj. Reeder (b--1667, d--1720). Had son, (b--1699, d--1769 [will])--Benj. Reeder, who m--Marg. Robins, b--1702, d--1795. Their son was Simon Reeder, b--1724, d--1790, m--Sarah Green (will--through distribution of estate of Francis Greene, 1777). Their son was John Reeder, b--1747, d--18 estate. Chloe d--1803, and in her record calls herself a widow, 1801. The son of Chloe and John Reeder was John Reeder, b--1784, d--1821, m--Rachel Boswell, b--1790, d--1851 (Bible Record). Their son was John W. Reeder, b--1810, d--1868, m--1832, Catherine Elvans, b--1812, d--1896--See tombstone. Their dau--Sallie Reeder, b--1843, d--1927, m--1866, Charles R. Hames, b--1840, d--1866, whose dau--Genetta Reeder Hames, m--Frank T. Holt, the Registrant.

      Through the lines of FRANCIS GREEN, who was b--in Charles County, Maryland., 1715, d--1773, m--Eliz. (Green), d--1777, and estate settlement--stiles her widow as Eliz. Little, 1773. Francis Green III was son of Francis Green II, b--1694, d--1759, m--Eliz. Wheeler. He also was a son of the first Francis Greene, who was b--1649, d--1706, m--Eliz. (Her maiden name not known here.) And this Francis Green was son of Thomas Green, b-- in Eng., and d--in Md., 1650. His third wife survived him, Winifred Seyborne. See his will. Thomas Green was Lieut. Gov. of Md., 1647-50, and served as Privy Councillor at other times after his arriving in Md.
      Benjamin Solley (gentleman) 1.325 I SM #143416 Mar 23 1674
      Appraisers: Thomas Attoway, William Felstead.
      Approvers: Coline Mackenzie, James Thomson.
      List of hopeful debts: Capt, Luke Gardner, Thomas Barrett, Samuell Coksby, Ralph Howard, Thomas Raynolds, Capt. John Jordain, John Paller, Thomas Melton, John Hoskins, John Portwood, John Gee, John Shanks, Symon Reader, Francis Johnson, Richard Bennett, Richard Hatton, Henry Spinck, Thomas Oakely, Edward Clarke, Justinian Gerrard, William Sommerhill, Edward Swan, Henry Asbery, John Bullock, Stephen Murty, Thomas Attowly, William Cole, Richard Edlen, Ignatius Warren, Richard Ambrose, John Dash, Thomas Gerrard, Jr., William Barton, Sr., Robertt Salomon, Thomas Bancroft, Robertt Perry, Peter Carwardyn, Richard Hartt, John Stanly, Clement Thompson, Thomas Bennett.
      List of doubtful debts: Robertt Ford, Richard Houghton, James Green, Robertt Ringe, William Watts, Thomas Jordan (cooper), Arthur Thompson, Robertt Cole, John Davis, Vincent Mansfield, Pope Alvey, Math. Cartwright, Richard Foster, Humphrey Warren, John Gilham, Thomas Davis, Edward Connery, John Robinson, John Hix, John Browne, Henry Aspinall, John Coke, Dr, Stansby, Edward
      Williams, Col. Jarboe, Dr. Wharton, Thomas Gerrard, Esq., David Driver, John Foney, Richard Okeane, John Sley, John Slunns, Roger Digasone, Elias Coleman, Robertt Deney.
      List of desperate debts: Richard Skeipy, John Deane, Bartholomew Slaughter, Thomas Conant, Mrs, Bedingfeild, Nicholas Solsby, John Herd, Joseph Calley, Robertt Cooper, John Noble, Thomas Rucstone, George Brewer, Peter Robertts, John Grace, Richard Slaughter, Robertt Sam son, Richard Wiker, Edward Appelby, William Watts at Poplar Hill, Thomas Billerby, Thomas Greenfield, John Lon Thomas Ward, William Rolfe, Timothy at Robertt Cole's, Philip LyneB, Marmaduze, Sims, Edward Solley, John Arnold, John Peirce, Thomas Deuberyt Hugh Nash, Richard Nevitt, William Felsteade, Patrick Lewis.
      List of doubtfull debts: William Rosewell, William Longworth, Samuell Dobson, Philip Gibbon, James Walker, Mathew Harmon, Edward Peace, James Keitch, Richard Longlone, Thomas Morgan, Samuell Abbott, Edward Nibbs, John Curtis, Ambrose Baley, Randolph Peeters, William Ward, John Weilden, Richard Morris, Francis Fernley, Henry Peater Humphrey Petto, Richard Ambrose,, Thomas Helgate,, Henry Barrens, Thomas Simpson, John Williams (carpenter), Giles Cole, John Wathers, Morris Mills, Coline Mackenzy, Thomas Heyatt, Dr. Peirce, William Keith, Thomas cooker, George Oldfield, John Hameltowne, Robertt Engelsby, John Lewellin, Roderick Lloyd, John Mouterer, Richard Gardiner, Thomas Hatrell, Benjamin Rozer, Robertt Carvill, Thomas Howell, Joseph Hedges, Hugh Thomas, Francis Wine, John Jonnes, Mr. Hill (minister), Thomas Grienfeild.
      List of desperate debts: Robertt Foate, Robertt Yates, Thomas Belirby, Edward
      Benjamin Solley 2,153 A SM #143416 #143023 (abt May 20 1676)
      Approvers: Thomas Attaway, William Felstead,
      Payments to: Thomas Bassel, Gaba, Deane, Thomas Oakley, Miles Cook, Isaac Merritt, John England, Edward Perryn, Robert Carvill, James Bemour, John Bullock, Robert Symons, Thomas Reynolds, James Nealer Just, Gerard, Thomas Notley, George Mecall, John Coode, Clement Hill, John Williams, Robert Cole, Ger. Slye, George Oldfield, Phillip Lynes, John Allen, Robert Toate, Thomas Clipham, Matthew Hill, Edward Clarke, John Fanning, John Baker, Marmaduke Simes, Richard Speed, John Pierce, John Blackiston, Elisabeth de la Roche, William Barton, Sr., Francis Johnson, Edward Swann, Ignatius Warren, Robert Perry, William Davis, Peter Carward, Richard Hart, John Stanly, Richard Boughton, Arthur Thompson, Robert Core and Just. Gerard, Vincent Mansfield, Richard Nemt, Daniell Murfy for Peter Roberts, Edward Appleby, Thomas Ward, Thomas Bellarby, John Long, Marmaduke Simpson, John Power, Thomas Dudberry, Robert Toate, John Browne, John Shankes, Patrick Lewis, John Hoskins, Symon Reader, William Felstead, Stephen Murty, Richard Edelin, Richard Ambrose, John Dash, Thomas Gerard, William Barton, Sr., Thomas Bennitt, Robert Ford, James Greener Robert Bing, William Watts, Arthur Thompson, Pope Alvey, Matthew Cartwright, Richard Foster, Humphrey Warren, Jr., John Gillam, Edward Conery, John Robinson, John Hix, Hugh Nash, Henry Aspinall, Dr. Stansby, Edward Williams, Dr. Warren, Col. Jarboe, Thomas Gerard, Sr., David Driner, John Fossy, John Slye, John Munns, Roger Dickeson, Elias Coleman, Richard Skeppey, John Deane, Bartholomew Slaughter, Thomas Covent, Mrs. Bedinfield, Nicholas Solsby, John Heard, Joseph Calley, John Noble, Robert Cooper, Thomas Burston, George Brewer, John Grace, Richard Slaughter, Robert Sampson, Richard Walker, William Watts, William Rach, Timothy at Cole's, John Arnall, Edward Solley, Thomas Dent.
      Administratrix: Lydia Solley.
      John Mackart 2.142 I SM #10388 Apr 17 1676
      Appraisers: Thomas Attoway, John Bullock.
      Mr. Edward Clarke 4.256 I [1677]
      List of debts: George Diamond, estate of Rowland White, Abell James, Samuell Dickeson, Mr. John Sley, Mr. Thomas Lomax, Robert Farrier, Thomas Elliot, Thomas Pew, Thomas Attaway, Nicholas Gidiner, Henry Taylor, John Booth, John Muter, Thomas Melton, Robert Beard, John Cockram, John Blackiston, Edward Bradburne, Mr. John Blomfield, Robert Browne, John Callaway, Darby Dunavane, William George, Benjamin Huton, estate of Diana James, William Watts, estate of William Lucas, Robert Maston, John Nevis, Joseph Kaine, Thomas Reynolds, John Roberts, John Russell, Daniell Smith, Mr. George Thompson, William West, William Simson, Andrew Ward, Jr., Andrew Ward, Sr., Phillip Lynes, Robert Solomon, William Kannaday, George Lewis, Adam Saule, Robert Crane, John Huet, Thomas Robinson, John Williams, estate of Daniell Murphy, Richard Hart, estate of William Hampstead, William Ward, Francis Reynolds, William Mekin, William Keeve, John Roberts, William Assetter, John Waters, Dennis Hurle, Nathaniell Fisher, John Day, John Wahop, John Miller, Edward Ward, Henry Exon, William Filliall, John Meades, Thomas Miller, William Greengoe, Daniell Hammond, Mr. Francis Sourton, Thomas Lord, John Noble, Philip Cole, Edward Morgan, Jonathon Clarke, Henry Ryder, Bridget Jones, John Ball, Mr. John Fanning, Samuell Dobson, John Baker, Thomas Stonestreete, Thomas Speaks, estate of Mr. Thomas Dent, Robert Bing, Henry Poulter, Richard Ridgell, Joseph Peeters, Gilbert Cropper, George Groves, Roger Duggin, Edward Swan, Mr. Joshua Pile, Mr. Nehemiah Blackistone, Mr. Stephen Gough.
      Denis Hurley 9.324 A SM £42.14.1 £33.15.3 Jul 18 1687
      Payments to: James Morris, Hon. Col. Henry Darnall due Hon. Col. George Palbortt, Mr. Thomas Clerk due Mr. Cuthbertt Scott, Mr. Bearcroft, William Sumers, William Simson, Capt. Josuah Doyne, Richard Newman due to Thomas Attaway, James Ellis, Robert Foster, James Caplin (taylor), Mr. Thomas Clarke, Mr. Richard Gardiner, Mr. Anthony Underwood, Henry Redley, Thomas Edward, John Johnson, Mr. Thomas Gronin, Edmund Dennis, William Cray, Mr. Robertt a legatee of Darby Duncuan Hurley, James Heath.
      Administrator: Robert Freazon.
      Thomas Aude 13A.13 I £7.14.9 Mar 10 1693
      Appraisers: Capt. Thomas Attoway, Mr. Francis Swales.
      Col. Nehemiagh Blackistone 12.27 I £351.13.2 Jan 18 1693
      Appraisers: William Rosewell, Thomas Attaway.
      John Skipper 12.31 I £48.16.8 Jan 19 1693
      Appraisers: Capt. Thomas Attaway, John Bullock.
      Col. Nehemiah Blackiston 10.408 I £4.0.0 Sep 26 1695
      Appraisers: Mr. William Roswell, Capt. Thomas Attaway.
      Col. Nehemiah Blackiston 10.408 I £4.16.6 Sep 26 1695
      Appraisers: Thomas Attaway, Robert Carss.
      Richard Gardiner (gentleman) 14.78 A £759.2.6 £1273.2.4 Jul 6 1696
      Servants mentioned: Dorothy May, Mary Smith, John Thatcher, William Walker, Alice French, William Hunter.
      Received from: John Bernard, Mr, Henry Lowe, Thomas Dillon, Virtue Reeder, John Shanks, Mr. John Turling, Richard Lanckford, Thomas Warren, Henry Poulter, John Tong, Lyonell Oakly, William Roswell, John Bayly of St, Clement's Bay, Francis Knott, John Bullock, John Burch, Richard Cloud, Mr. Joseph Pile, William Medley, Mr. William Husband, James Greenwell, Mr. William Langworth, Robert Clarke, Clement Hill, Mr. Nicholas Gewlicke, Capt. Thomas Attaway, John Reed, William Houlines, Samuell Abell, estate of Mr, John Baker, John Goddard, Thomas Bencroft, Kenelm. Cheseldyn, Esq., Simon Perch, Richard Keen, James Gray, James Johnson, Capt. Randolph Brandt, John Cacill, Sr., John Reeder, Mr. William Dent, Thomas Swailes,, Adam Head, William Brower, Huqh Benson, William Walker, Dr, Patrick Innis, John Heard, Capt. James Bowling,, Luke Gardiner.
      Payments to: William Seaward per Col. John Addison, Mr. William Dent, William Gibson, Francis Swailes, Capt. Samson Stoddard, Capt, Thomas Courtney, Elisabeth Baker, Henry Poulter, Mr. Gilbert Clarke, Mr. Francis Downes, Thomas Dickerson, Robert Bayly, Capt. William Gennes, Mary Smith, Mr, Henry Lowe, William Farthing, Mr. Joshua Guybert, Mr, Gerrard Causin per Mr, John Dent, Capt. John Ford per William Hargist, John Bernard and wife (unnamed), Thomas Spadlin, Cuthbert Scott, John Taunt, Thomas Swailes, Abraham Blagg,, Edward Baxter, George Medcalfe, Edward Cole, Charles Evans on account of Mr. William Thompson of Virginia, Capt, Joshua Doyne,, Capt, James Bowling,, George Athee, Capt. Richard Trestran (?), John Nicholls, John Rye, William Hargist, William Haunes, Mr. Robert Mason, estate of Dr. Patrick Innis, Mr, Richard Hubart, Samuell Abell, Capt. William Hardidge, Samuell Chamberlin for estate of James Brewer, Mr, Edward Barber, Jefferry Jefferies, Esq. (merchant in London).
      List of desperate debts: estate of Mr. Thomas Burford. Thomas Pethan (dead).
      Christopher Buttlar, David Darnall, Thomas Jefferis, Brenell Tollson, William Twining, Richard Oliver, William Stannard, Daniell Redmanp Abraham Rogers, Henry Pullen, Francis Pember, Wathaniell Veren, Capt. Gester, estate of Col, Stevens, Bryan Connolly, Mr. Thomas Bowling.
      Mentions: Thomas Gardiner (brother of deceased)--his 1/5th part. Luke Gardiner "knew of his father".
      Executors: Clement Hill, Luke Gardiner (gentleman).
      Charolus Watts 16.32 I £9.0.6 May 17 1698
      Appraisers: Thomas Attaway, Henry Poultery (also Henry Pott).
      Jesse Tomson 20.53 A SM £31.6.6 #5708 Aug 5 1700
      Appraisers: John Brin, Benjamin Redar.
      Payments to: Mr. Queen, Mr. Carvill, Mr. Cheseldyne, Capt. Dent, Thomas Attaway, Mr. Vansweringen, Mr. Inman, John Nobell, Thomas Lowe, Nath. Phips, Col. Lowe. Administrator/Executor: Giles Hill.
      Daniell Huntsman 25.172 I SM £5.19.4 Mar 30 1706
      Appraisers: Thomas Attoway, John Hatch.
      http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/b/e/n/Allan-L-Bentley/GENE6-000 3.html
      "History of Perquimans County by Ellen Goode (Mrs. Watson) Winslow (Raleigh, NC: Edwards & Broughton Co., 1931)"


      ABSTRACTS - DEED BOOK A - Perquimans County, North Carolina

      No. 9. Nov. 15, 1684. Thomas Atoway of Albemarle, unto William Chapman, "Plan. on the North-side of Perq River. 150a, with Labour done upon it." Test. Henderson Walker, Nicholas Cropp.

      No. 64. Thomas Attoway of Perq, in Co of Albemarle, for a con' pd by Patrick Kenedy, of same - sold plan. "bequeathed to me by Thomas Long Dec'd" Oct 2, 1690. Thomas, & Elizabeth Attoway. Test. Stephen Manoring, Jos Hollford.

      Old Albemarle County North Carolina Perquimans Precinct Birgs, Marriages, Deaths and Flesh Marks 1657-1820 by Weynette Parks Haun, c.1980, 94 pp, 1st edition.

      pg 3:

      Thomas ATTAWAY & Dorothy RAILEY were Mareid the _eginning of January 1682.

      pg 18:

      Elizabeth ATAWAY ye Daughter of Thomas ATTAWAY & Elizabeth his wife was borne ye 7th of Septmr 1690.

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      1664: Thomas Attaway was granted 300 ac. in Nansemond Co., VA for transporting 6 persons. (VA Cavaliers and Pioneers).

      10/28/1672: Thomas Attaway was listed as a resident at St. Clement's Manor (Chr. of Colonial MD, Thomas).

      1662-1666 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 5; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 450
      THOMAS ATTAWAY, 300 acs. Nancimond Co., 18 Feb. 1664, Page 173,
      (57). Beg. in Cyprus Sw. Trans. of 6 pers: Joyce Hallaway, John Lankson, Pope Allen, John Aggor, Jno. Morehead, Eliz. Hatby (or Hatly).

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