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

Patience Bennett

Female Abt 1658 - 1714  (~ 56 years)


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  • Name Patience Bennett 
    Birth Abt 1658  Great Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 1714  Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I28508  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

    Father John 'Gr Wicomico' Bennett,   b. Bef 1635   d. 7 Apr 1668, Great Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 33 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Great Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F53372  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 John Ford,   b. Bef 1646   d. 1700, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 54 years) 
    Marriage Bef 1680  Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Ford,   b. Bef 1670, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 5 May 1714, Richmond County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 44 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F18809  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

    Family 2 Avery Naylor,   b. Abt 1646   d. 27 Jun 1706, Westmoreland County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Marriage 1701  Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18810  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

    Family 3 Emanuel Cleave,   b. Abt 1658   d. Bef 1714, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Marriage 1706  Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18811  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      1709-1717 Richmond County, Virginia Wills Book 3 and Inventories [Robert K. Headley, jr.]; Page 179
      - Patience [CLEVES], will; 27 Feb 1713/14, 2 Jun 1714
      Avery DYE;
      grson. John FORD;
      Henry BRUCE Sr. to have custody of John FORD;
      ex: Henry BRUCE; wits: William BRUCE, [ ], [ ? ].
      p.190 - Patience CLEVES, inv; 7 Jul 1714.
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      1713-1714 Richmond County, Virginia Order Book 6; Part 2 [Antient Press]; Page
      Richmond County Court 2d of June 1714
      - The Last Will and Testament of PATIENCE CLEVE, deced., was presented into Court by HENRY BRUCE her Executor who made Oath thereto, and being proved by the Oath of WILLIAM BRUCE, one of the witnesses thereto, is admitted to Record; And on the motion of the Executor and his performing what is usual" in such case, Certificate is granted him for obtaining a Probate thereof in due form
      - HENRY BRUCE, JAMES INGO and JOHN SMITH came into Court and acknowledged their Bond for HENRY BRUCE's just. and faithful administration of the Estate of PATIENCE CLEVE, deced which is ordered to be recorded
      - WILLIAM FANTLEROY, GEORGE HOPKINS, WILLIAM SMITH, Shoemaker, and MATHEW THORNTON or any three of them sometime between this and next Court do appraise all and singular the Estate of PATIENCE CLEVE, deced., in money which shall be presented to their view and make report thereof to the next Court; EDWARD BARROW, Gent., or any other Justice of the Peace for this County, is requested to administer an Oath to the Appraisers for their true appraisment of the deced.'s Estate and also to HENRY BRUCE, the Executor, for his true discovery thereof
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      1662-1666 Northumberland County, Virginia Record Book, Part 2; [Antient Press]; Page 144
      KNOW ALL MEN by these p:sents that I JOHN BENNETT doe selle & deliver unto JNO: HUGHLETT one yearlings Heyfer coulored black wth: a white star on the forehead cropt & slitt on the left eare wth: a hole in the right &a nick & under- keeled wth: a white flank; the sd: Heyfer & her increase unto ye sd. HULET or his assignes & doe warrant ye Sale from all p:sons whatsover; As Witnesseth my hand this 25 of 7ber: 1664
      Witness JOANE MOTOUNE JOHN BENNETT
      the mkt): of BRIDGETT ESSEX
      KNOW ALL MEN by these p:sents yt: I JOHN HUGHLETT in consideracon of my love to PATIENCE BENNETT, ye Daughter of JOHN BENNETT, doe give the Heyfer wth:in specified wth: her increase to injoy for ever; As Witnesse my hand this 20th of January 1664
      Witnesse SAM: GOCKE the mke: of JOHN HUGHLETT
      20th January 1664. This Deed of Gift was acknowledged in Cort: by JOHN HUGHLETT & is recorded
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      1701-1704 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 3; Part 2 [Antient Press]; Page 235-236
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I PATIENCE NAYLOR of the County of Richmond do of my tender love and affection to my Son, JOHN FORD, give and bequeath to him his heirs or assignes a parcell of Land given to me the said PATIENCE NAYLOR by my former Husband, JOHN FORD deced, by Will, the said Land lying and being on the West side of RAPPA: CREEKE as my former Husband, FORDS Will makes mention and do from the day & date hereof give my said Son full possession as Wittness my hand and seale this 3d day of 8br: 1703
      Teste DANLL. Ma GUIRE PATIENCE NAYLOR, her marke
      THO: NEWMAN AVERY NAYLOR, his marke
      Recognitr: in Cur: Com: Richmond p AVERY & PATIENCE NAYLER 6th die 8bris: 1703 & recordatr:
      Test JAMES SHERLOCK, Cl Cur
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      1701-1704 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 3; Part 2 [Antient Press]; Page 236-237
      THIS INDENTURE made in the yeare of our Lord One thousand seven hundred and three betweene JOHN FORD of the one party and AVERY NAYLER and his Wife, PATIENCE NAYLER, of the other part, both of the County of Richmond as followeth. Witnesseth that the above said JOHN FORD doth hereby grant farme lett and Lease unto AVERY NAYLER and his Wife, PATIENCE NAYLER, abovesaid a parcel! of Land given to me the said FORD formerly by my Father, JOHN FORD deced, by a Deed of Gift being acknowledged in Court, the said Land lying and being on the mouth of RAPPA: CREEKE on the West side, the said AVERY NAYLER & his Wife, PATIENCE, quietly and peacably to enjoy and possess the said Land from the day of the date hereof so long as they the sd NAYLER and his Wife, PATIENCE, them both or either of them shall live and dureing theire lives to enjoy all the rights and priviledges of the said Land with woods buildings cleareings hunting hawking and fishing from the molestation of the said JOHN FORD or his heires; In Consideration thereof the said AVERY NAYLER and PATIENCE his Wife them or either of them do hereby oblige themselves dureing the said terme of theire lives as above mentioned yearely and duely paying on every New Years day one Eare of Corne to the said JOHN FORD as Wittness we have interchangeably sett our hands and seales the yeare above mentioned this third day of October
      Teste DANLL, Ma GUIRE, JOHN FORD, his marke
      THO: NEWMAN AVERY NAYLOR, his marks
      Recordatr: Test JAMES SHERLOCK, CI Cur
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      1705-1707 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part I [Antient Press]; Page 47
      Westmoreland County Court 27th ofJune 1706
      - NAYLER y WRIGHT
      JOHN WRIGHT, Smith, confessed Judgment to PATIENCE NAYLER, Executrix of the Last Will and Testament of AVERY NAYLER, deceased, for one thousand seven hundred fifty nine pounds of tobacco ballance of a Bill for two thousand three hundred sixty four pounds of tobacco. It is ordered hee pay the same with costs als execution
      - NAYLER v SHAW
      JAMES SHAW was summoned to answer PATIENCE NAYLER ofa Plea of Debt for six hundred pounds oftobacco and the Sheriffreturned cepi corpus &JAMES BOURN, Security, but for that JAMES SHAW did not appeare, Conditionall Order is granted PATIENCE NAYLER against the said Security to bee proceeded in according to Law
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      1705-1707 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part I [Antient Press]; Page 59
      Westmoreland County Court 29th ofAugust 1706
      - NAYLER v BOURN & SHAW
      JAMES SHAW was summoned to answer at May Court last PATIENCE NAYLER of a Plea of Debt for six hundred pounds of tobacco and the Sheriffret UTIled JAMES BOURN Security for the Defendant's appeareance but for that the sd SHAW did not appeare to answer the same, Conditionall Order passed against sd BOURN for the debt and costs, And said BOURN also faileing to have the body of sd SHAW at this Court, Judgment is confirmed against hom for the debt and all contingent costs which hee, said BOURN, is ordered to pay to PATIENCE NAYLER or order as above als execution

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