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

Catherine Garton

Female Abt 1684 - Bef 1749  (~ 64 years)


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  • Name Catherine Garton 
    Born Abt 1684 
    Gender Female 
    Died Bef 1749  St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I27470  Tree1
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2021 

    Father John Garton,   b. Bef 1664,   d. Bef 7 May 1701, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 37 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Martha MNU Garton,   d. Aft 1701, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F18192  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Thomas Petty,   b. 1685, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1750, Orange County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 6 Mar 1701  Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. George Petty,   b. Bef 1720,   d. 28 May 1752, Orange County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 32 years)  [natural]
     2. Rebecca Petty,   b. 1701, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1768, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)  [natural]
     3. John Petty,   b. 1702, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1770, St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [natural]
     4. Thomas Petty,   b. Abt 1706, Lunenburg County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1769, Pittsylvannia County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years)  [natural]
     5. William Petty,   b. 1708, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1770, St. Mark's Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)  [natural]
     6. Mary Petty,   b. 1714, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1760, Cumberland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 47 years)  [natural]
     7. Martha Petty,   b. 1717, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1750, St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 34 years)  [natural]
     8. James Petty,   b. Between 1719 and 1720, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1806, Union County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years)  [natural]
     9. Christopher Petty,   b. Bef 1720, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F18188  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 William Bell,   b. Bef 1684, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1751, St. George's Parish, Spotysylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 69 years) 
    Children 
     1. Roger Bell,   b. Bef 1708,   d. 28 Aug 1774, St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 66 years)  [natural]
     2. Bathsheba Bell,   b. Abt 1721,   d. Aft 1760, St. George's Parish, Spotysylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years)  [natural]
     3. Lydia Bell,   b. Abt 1725,   d. Aft 1777, Berkley Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F18191  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1699-1701 Richmond County, Virginia Order Book 3; Part 1 [Antient Press]; {Page 104}
      Richmond County Court 7th of May 1701
      - Reference is granted between THO: PETTY & KATHARINE his Wife, one of the Daughters & legatees of JOHN GARTON deced & ROBERT PORT as Marrying HANNA HUGHES, Administrx. of JOHN HUGHES, Executr. of JOHN GARTON deced, till next Court &c.
      - Reference is granted between MARTHA GARTON prochin amie to her Children, JOHN & RUTH GARTON. Plts. and ROBERT PORT. as Marrying HANNA HUGHES. Administrx. of JNO. HUGHES, Executr. of JOHN GARTON deced. Deft. till next Court &c.
      Reference is granted between DAVID BARROW, Mercht. Plt. & ROBERT PORT as Marrying HANNA HUGHES, Administrx. of JOHN HUGHES, Executr. of JNO. GARTON deced till next Court &c.
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      1699-1701 Richmond County, Virginia Order Book 3; Part 1 [Antient Press]; {Page 140}
      Richmond County Court 4th of March 1701
      - THOMAS PATTY and CATHERINE his Wife, one of the Daughters and Legatees of JOHN GARTON deced, Complt, agt., ROBERT PORT and ANNA his Wife, Admx, of JNO. HUGHES. Exr. of JNO. GARTON, in a plea that they render unto the Plts. the summe of seventeen hundred and fifty & two fifths pounds of tobba: showing that JNO. GARTON late of the County deced, in his last Will and Testament dated ye 17th of June 1698 give and bequeath unto his Wife and five Children, RICHARD, JOHN, MATHEW, CATHERINE and RUTH one halfe of all his Estate, equally to be divided amongst them which Estate being appraised amounted to Seventeen thousand five hundred and four pounds of tobbacco. the one half of which is Eight thousand seven hundred fifty two and RICHARD, one of the Children being dead, the said Eight thousand seven hundred and fifty two pounds of tobbacco being equally divided between the said Widdow and foure Children theire equall part amounting to Seventeen hundred and fifty & two fifths pounds of Tobbacco for which the said Plts. have brought suite and demand Judgment wth costs &c.; And the said Defts, by theire Attorney, Capt. THOMAS GREGSON, for plea do say that the said JOHN GARTON at the time of his decease had not power to dispose of the one halfe or any part of the Estate then in possession of them ye said GARTON and JOHN HUGHES for that the same was purchased by them joyntly and by them held in Joynt tenancy during the life time of the said GARTON and was never divided before his decease for which cause ye said Defts. do say that the right and property of ye whole Estate was legally vested in and doth by Law belong to the said JOHN HUGHES by survivourship; and therefore the said Plts. ought not to have or maintain this action; Upon motion of NATHANLL. POPLE, Atto. for the Plts., time is given him till morning to make replication to the said Plea
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      1734-1742 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book C; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Oct. 23, 1734. Alexander Spotswood, Esqr., to Thomas Pettey, planter. Lease of 100 a. in St. Mark's Par., Spts. Co., on S. side Rapidan, etc., etc. tract granted Spotswood and called Spts. tract. "Thomas Pettey and Katherine, his wife, and Christopher Pettey, his son," etc. John Grame, Tho. Sims, William x Morton. Nov. 5, 1734.

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