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

Mary Newman

Female Abt 1668 - 1735  (~ 67 years)


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  • Name Mary Newman 
    Born Abt 1668  Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 3 Feb 1735  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I28446  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2022 

    Father Thomas Newman,   b. 1648, Sittingbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock 'Essex' County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1701, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Bridgett Wilson,   b. Abt 1652, Sittingbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1687 and 1690, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1668  Sittingbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F17990  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 William Brockenbrough,   b. 1650,   d. 1 Jan 1701, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 1685  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Austin Brockenbrough,   b. 1685, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1717, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)  [natural]
     2. William Brockenbrough,   b. 10 Nov 1687, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1734, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)  [natural]
     3. Newman Brockenbrough,   b. 1689, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1742, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)  [natural]
     4. Elizabeth Brockenbrough,   b. Abt 1690, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1734, Lunenburg Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years)  [natural]
     5. Thomas Brockenbrough,   b. 1693, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1711, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)  [natural]
     6. Margaret Newman Brockenbrough,   b. Abt 1695, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F18706  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 John Dalton,   b. Abt 1668, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1726, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Married 6 May 1702  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Dalton,   b. Bef 1707, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1742, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 37 years)  [natural]
     2. Winifred Dalton,   b. Bef 1708, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1766, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 58 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F18764  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1725-1753 Richmond County, Virginia Will Book 5 [Robert K. Headley, jr.]; Page 249
      Mary Dalton, Will: 18 September 1734, 3 Feb 1735
      Legatees: daughter Mary, wife of Jonathan Lyell;
      daughter Winifred, wife of Henry Miskell;
      grandson Marmaduke Stanfield, son of Thomas Stanfield.
      Extr: [none named]
      Wit: John Williams Jr, Metcalf Dickenson, Elizabeth Conway
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      1725-1753 Richmond County, Virginia Will Book 5 [Robert K. Headley, jr.]; Page
      p.219 - William BROCKENBROUGH, NFP, will; 19 Apr 1730, 4 Feb 1733/34 mother Mary DALTON; bro. Newman BROCKENBROUGH to have the authority of my plant; Henry MISKELL; ex: bro. Newman; wits: (none given)
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      1753-1767 Richmond County, Virginia Will Book 6 [Robert K. Headley, jr.];
      p.197 - Henry MISKELL, will; 31 Oct 1760, 2 Feb 1761
      son William the plant. whereon I now live and half of the land contained within this tract adjoining the sd. plant; son Newman the plant. which I bought of Jonathan LYELL and half of the land contained within this tract adjoining the sd. plant; son Daniel the plant. whereon he now lives with the upper part of the land from Col. John TARPLEY's plant; son David the plant. whereon he now lives the lower half of the land to the mill pond and pocoson; if any of the sons dies without heirs, son Jeremiah (under 21) shall have that one's part of land; s-i-1 William DOBYNS and Rebecca his wife the land that I bought of Thomas DEW dec'd; daus. Rebecca DOBYNS and Rachel DOBYNS; William BAKER all former balances of all accounts if any such on my old books that have not been credited to be void against him; grdau. Winifred BAKER (when 21); son Jeremiah to be bound by my ex. to Alexander DUDLEY or Solomon REDMOND until 21 to learn either of their trades; wife (unnamed]; ex: Travers TARPLEY, William MISKELL, and George MISKELL; wits: William SYDNOR, Thomas CONNALLY, John HARFORD. [Henry MISKELL mar. Winifred DALTON, dau. of John and Mary DALTON. MRC, p.133.]
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      1699-1701 Richmond County, Virginia Order Book 3; Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 72)
      Richmond County Court 1st of January 1700/1
      - Order of administracon is granted to Mrs. MARY BROKENBROUGH upon the Estate of her deced Husband, Mr. WM. BROKENBROUGH, she giving securitie &c.
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      1682-1686 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 7, Part I; [Antient Press]; Page 160
      TO ALL XPIAN PEOPLE to whome these prsents shall come Know yee that I THOMAS [sic Henry] AUSTIN of the Parish of Farnham in the County of Rappa: being possessed with a Plantacon by right of my Wife, ANN, who was formerly the Relict of THOMAS DEANE deced and by him given to her in his last Will &Testamt. Now know yee that I the sd HENRY AUSTIN [also Ashton] with the consent of ANN my Wife and we both with one consent for the natural! love and affection wee beare MARY, the Wife of WM. BROKENBROUGH, who is my Wife's Neice do by these prsents give unto MARY the Wife of WM. BROKENBROUGH freely and volluntarily to her and her heires forever the aforesd plantacon withal! the Land thereunto belonging and will all rights and previledges & do oblige myselfe my heires to save and beare harmless the sd MARY BROKENBROUGH & her heires from any persons that may hereafter lawfully claiame any part thereof under me my heires paying the rents and services therein due and of right accustomed and further by reason of weekness of Deed I do oblige myselfe my heires that never hereafter shall by us or either of us being examining into the strength of this Deed, but it steal be settled upon the said MARY & her heires forever in as large and ample manner and purposes as can be express. In Witness where of wee have hereunto set our hands & seals this 8th of July 1684
      Signed sealed in the prsence of
      WM. BARBER, HENRY AUSTIN
      THO: DERR ANN AUSTIN
      Acknowledged in Rappa Court the 4th day of March 1684/5
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      1699-1701 Richmond County, Virginia Order Book 3; Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 126)
      Richmond County Court 4th of December 1701
      The action brought by JOSHUA YOUNG Plt. against MARY BROCKENBROUGH, Exx. of WM. BROCKENBROUGH deced, Deft., continued to next Court, no petition being found
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      1699-1701 Richmond County, Virginia Order Book 3; Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 137)
      Richmond County Court 6th of February 1701
      - judgment is granted to DOCTOR ROBERT CLARKE against JOHN DALTON and MARY his Wife, Admx. of WM. BROCKENBROUGH deced, for Six hundred pounds of tobbacco due by accot: proved by the Oath of ye Plt., to be paid with cost of suite als Exo.
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      1699-1701 Richmond County, Virginia Order Book 3; Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 151)
      Richmond County Court 5th of March 1701
      - The action brought by Capt. JOHN TARPLEY agt. MARY BROCKENBROUGH, Admx. &c. is dismist, the Deft. being intermarried with JOHN DALTON
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      1702-1704 Richmond County, Virginia Order Book [Antient Press]; Page 285)
      Richmond County Court 6th of October 1703
      - Order is granted against the Sheriff to JOHN DALTON and MARY his Wife, Admrx. of WM. BROCKENBROUGH, Pts. for ye non appearance of LEONARD DOZER and ELIZABETH his Wife, Exrx. of THOMAS ASCOUGH deced, Deft., according to Declaration, Attachmt. hereon is granted to the Sheriff
      ===
      1725-1729 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 8; Part 3 [Antient Press]; Page 355-357
      THIS INDENTURE made the fifth day of July in the Twelfth year of the reign of our Sovereign Lord George by the grace of God King of Great Britaine France and Ireland, Defender of the faith &c., And in the year of our Lord Christ one thousand seven hundred and twenty six; Between MARY DALTON of Parrish of Northfarnham in County of Richmond, Widdow, of one part and THOMAS STANFEILD and MARY his Wife of Parrish and County aforesd. of other part; Witnesseth that MARY DALTON in consideration of the sum of Five shillings Sterling to her in hand paid by THOMAS STANFEILD and MARY his Wife, the receipt whereof she doth hereby acknowledge path and by these presents doth bargain and sell unto THOMAS STANFEILD and MARY his Wife all that Plantation and tract of land whereon THOMAS STANFEILD now lives, scituate in Parrish and County aforesd. containing by estimation Ninety three acres and one hundred and twenty perches; and bounded; Begining at a Chesnutt, thence running North one hundred and fifty two perches to a small Ceder Bush, thence East sixty perches to a Stake in WILLIAM BRECKENBROUGHs [Brockenbrough] Tobacco Ground, thence South twenty four perches; thence East one hundred and sixty eight perches to a white Oak in the Swamp, thence East one hundred and twenty perches to the Chesnutt the first beginning tree, also one other parcell of land containing by estimation One hundred and thirty five acres (be the same more or less) and adjoining to the above menconed land where THOMAS STANFEILD now lives and bounded; Beginning at a marked Hickory standing in THOMAS DEWs line in the Old Feild and running South to a Coder Bush along a line of said DEWs, thence East along a line of marked trees to the Old Well Branch, the uper side joyning all along upon the deviding line between HENRY MISKELL and THOMAS STANFEILD to a corner marked red Oak in Mr. THOMAS GRIFFINs line. thence South South West along a line of marked trees of the said GRIFFINs to the said STANFEILDs Spring Branch, thence up the Branch North East to the fork of the Branch, thence West up the Old Well Branch to the deviding line between said MISKELL and STANFEILD; the above menconed two parcells of land are part of Six hundred fifty and five acres of land granted to Mr. LUKE BILLINGTON and JAMES ENNES, deced., by Patent dated the eighteenth day of November one thousand six hundred and sixty three, which six hundred fifty six acres of land was afterwards by agreement equally devided and laid off between said LUKE BILLINGTON and JAMES ENNES and LUKE BILLINGTON afterwards sold and conveyed his devidend or part thereof unto THOMAS DEEN, who by his Will devised the same to ANN his Wife, who afterwards intermarryed with Mr. HENRY AUSTIN. deced, who together with his Wife, ANN, granted and conveyed the same unto Mr. WILLIAM BRECKENBROUGH, deced., and said MARY DALTON (then Wife of WILLIAM BRECKENBROUGH [Brockenbrough] the heirs of said MARY, together with all houses orchards comoditys and appurtenances to the land and premises belonging; To have and to hold the land and premises with appurtenances untn THOMAS STANFEILD and MARY his Wife during the terme of one whole year paying therefore unto MARY DALTON her heirs the rent of one Ear of Indian Corn at the Feat of Saint Michael the Arch Angel if lawfully demanded to the intent that by virtue of these presents and of the Statute for transferring uses into possession THOMAS STANFEILD and MARY his Wife may be in actual! possession of the premises and thereby be the better enabled to accept a release of the inheritance thereof; In Wittness whereof the parties first above named to these present. Indentures have interchangeably sett their hands and seals the day and year first above written
      Sealed and Delivered in the presence of
      MARMADUKE BECKWITH MARY her mark DALTON
      At a Court held for Richmond County the 6th day of July 1726
      MARY DALTON came into Court and acknowledged this her Deed unto THOMAS STANFEILD and MARY his Wife which was admitted to Record
      Test M. BECKWITH C. C, Cur,
      THIS INDENTURE made the Sixth day of July in the Twelfth year of the reign of our Sovereign Lord George by the grace of God King of Great Britain France and Ireland, Defender of the faith &c.. And in the year of our Lord Christ one thousand seven hundred and twenty six; Between MARY DALTON of the Parrish of Northfarnham in County of Richmond. Widdow, of one part and THOMAS STANFEILD and MARY his Wife of Parrish and County aforesaid of other part: Wittnesseth that MARY DALTON in consideration of the natural love and affeccon which she hath and doth bare unto THOMAS STANFEILD and MARY his Wife, her Daughter, and for the makeing a provision and settlement for them and their issue and for divers other good causes and valuable consideracons, her thereunto moveing, hath and by these presents doth grant and release unto THOMAS STANFEILD and MARY his Wife in their actuall possession now being by virtue of a bargain and sale to them made for one year and by force and virtue of the Statute for transferring uses into possession all that Plantation and tract of land whereon THOMAS STANFEILD now lives (this Release continues as in the Lease describing the two parcels of
      land); To have and to hold the two tracts of land together with all appurtenances thereunto helonging unto THOMAS STANFEILD and MARY his Wife during the termĀ° of their naturall lives and the life of the longest liver of them and after their decease to the heirs of the body of the said MARY by the said THOMAS STANFEILD begotten or to be begotten and in default of such issue to the heirs of said MARY for her selfe her heirs; In Wittness wehreof the parties first above named to these present Indentures have interchangeably sett their hands and seals the day and year first above written
      Sealed and Delivered in the presence of
      MARMADUKE BECKWITH MARY her mark DALTON
      At a Court held for Richmond County the Sixth day of July 1726
      MARY DALTON came into Court and acknowledged this her Deed of Release unto THOMAS STANFEILD and MARY his Wife, which was admitted to Record
      Test M. BECKWITH. C. C. Cur.
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      1725-1729 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 8; Part 3 [Antient Press]; Page 357-359
      THIS INDENTURE made the Fifth day of July in the Twelfth year of the reign of our Sovereign Lord George by the grace of God King of Great Brittain France and Ireland, Defender of the faith &c., And in the year of our Lord Christ one thousand seven hundred and twenty six, Between MARY DALTON of Parrish of Northfarnham in County of Richmond. Widdow, of one part and HENRY MISKELL of the same Parrish and County and WINIFRED his Wife of the other part; Wittnesseth that MARY DALTON in consideration of the sume of Five shillings Sterling to her in hand paid by HENRY MISKELL and WINIFRED his Wife, the receipt whereof she doth hereby acknowledge, hath and by these presents do bargain and sell unto HENRY MISKELL and WINIFRED his Wife all that plantacon and tract of land whereon HENRY MISKELL now lives; scituate in Parrish and County aforesaid containing by estimation One hundred acres (be the same more or less) the same being part of Six hundred and fifty six acres of land granted Mr. LUKE BILLINGTON and JAMES ENNES, deced., by Patent dated the Eighteenth day of November one thousand six hundred and silty three which six hundred fifty six acres and was afterwards by agreemt, equally devided and laid off between LUKE MLLINGTON and JAMES ENNES, and LUKE BILLINGTON afterwards sold and conveyed his devidend or part thereof unto THOMAS DEEN who by his Will devised the same to ANN his Wife who afterwards marryed with Mr. HENRY AUSTIN, deced., who together with ANN his Wife granted and conveyed the same unto Mr. WILLIAM BRECKENBROUGH and the heirs of said MARY; bounded, Beginning at a corner red Oak standing in the line of Mr, THOMAS GRIFFIN and running West along a line of marked trees to a corner marked Hickory standing in the line of Mr, THOMAS DEW, and running thence Northwest to a Hickory being a corner tree of WILLIAM BRECKENBROUGHs land, thence East along aline of marked trees deviding this land and the land of WILLIAM BRECKENBROUGH to THOMAS DRAPERs line, thence along DRAPERs line still the same course to a corner marked white Oak in DRAPERs line and THOMAS GRIFFINs line, thence South along GRIFFINs line to the red Oak, the place where it first began, together with all houses orchards comoditys and appurtenances to the land and premises belonging; To have and to hold the land and premises with appurtenances unto HENRY MISKELL and WINIFRED his Wife during the terme of one whole year paying therefore the rent of one ear of Indian corne at the Feat of Saint Michael the Arch Angel next ensueing if lawfully demanded to the intent that by virtue of these presents and of the Statute for transferring of uses into possession, HENRY MISKELL and WINIFRED his Wife may be in the actual possession of the premises and thereby be the better enabled to take a release of the inheritance thereof: In Wittness whereof the parties first above named to these present Indentures have interchangeably sett their hands and seals the day and year first above written
      Sealed and Delivered in the presence of
      MARMADUKE, BECKWITH MARY her mark DALTON
      At a Court held for Richmond County the Sixth day of July 1726
      MARY DALTON came into Court and acknowledged this her Deed unto HENRY MISKELL and WINIFRED his Wife, which was admitted to Record
      Test M. BECKWITH, C. C. Cur,
      THIS INDENTURE made the Sixth day of July in the Twelfth year of the reign of our Sovereign Lord George by the grace of God King of Great Brittain France and Ireland, Defender of the faith &c., And in the year of our Lord Christ, one thousand seven hundred and twenty six, Between MARY DALTON of the Parrish of Northfarnham in County of Richmond, Widdow, of one part and HENRY MISKELL and WINIFRED his Wife of the same Parrish and County of other part; Wittnesseth that MARY DALTON in consideracon of the natural! love and affeccon which she hath and doth bare unto HENRY MISKELL and WINIFREL his Wife, her Daughter, aid for makeing a provision and settlement for them and their issue and for divers other good causes and valuable consideracons her thereunto moveing, hath and by these presents doth grant and confirme unto HENRY MISKELL and WINIFRED his Wife in their actuall possession now being by of theStatute for transferring of uses into possession; all that Plantation or tract of land whereon HENRY MISKELL and WINIFRED his Wife not lives lying in Parrish and County aforesaid and containing by estimacon One hundred acres (be the same more or less, the same being part (this release continues as in the Lease including the description of the bounds of the land); To have and to hold the one hundred acres of land unto HENRY MISKLELL and WINIFRED his Wife during the terme of their natural! lives and the life of the longest liver of them and from and after their deceases to the heirs of the body of the said WINIFRED by the said HENRY MISKELL begotten or to be begotten and in default of such issue to the heirs of the said WINIFRED and for no other intent; In Witt- nest; whereof the parties first above named to these presents have interchangeably sett their hands and seals the day and year first above written
      Sealed and Delivered in the presence of
      MARMADUKE BECKWITH MARY her mark D DALTON
      At a Court held for Richmond County the Sixth day of July 1726
      MARY DALTON came into Court and acknowledged this her Deed of Release unto HENRY MISKELL and WINIFRED his Wife which was admitted to Record
      Test M. BECKWITH, C. C. Cur.

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