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

Richard Metcalfe

Male 1655 - 1698  (43 years)


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  • Name Richard Metcalfe 
    Born 1655  Bloomsbury, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Nov 1698  Richmond County, Virginia - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I28544  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2022 

    Father Gilbert Metcalfe,   b. Bef 1635, North Allerton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1682, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 47 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Jane Allen,   b. 12 Nov 1640, St. Dunstan, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1725, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1655  London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18840  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Anne Stone,   b. 1672, Sittingbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft Dec 1728, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 57 years) 
    Married Abt 1693  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Metcalfe,   b. 27 Apr 1694, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1754, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 61 years)  [natural]
     2. Anne Metcalfe,   b. Abt 1697, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1725, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 28 years)  [natural]
     3. Jane Metcalfe,   b. Abt 1697, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 6 Jan 1713, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 16 years)  [natural]
     4. John Metcalfe,   b. Between 1693 and 1698, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1728, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years)  [natural]
     5. Elizabeth Metcalfe,   b. Bef 1698, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1728, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 32 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F5050  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Fauntleroy,   b. Abt 1659, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1684 and 1692, Old Rappahannock (Richmond) County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years) 
    Married Abt 21 Dec 1685  Old Rappahannock (Richmond) County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Gilbert Metcalfe,   b. Abt 1678, Old Rappahannock (Richmond) County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1737, Richmond County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years)  [natural]
     2. Mary Metcalfe,   b. Bef 1688, Old Rappahannock (Richmond) County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1749, Hanover Parish, King George County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 61 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F18839  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1697-1699 Richmond County, Virginia Order Book 2; Part 2 [Antient Press];
      p.405 - Richard METCALFE; admin. of his est. to Mrs. Anne METCALFE, his wife; 3 Nov. 1698. [Richard METCALFE mar. (1) Elizabeth FAUNTLEROY and (2) Anne STONE. MRC, p.131.)
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      1697-1699 Richmond County, Virginia Order Book 2; Part 2 [Antient Press]; Page 405)
      Richmond County Court 7th of June 1699
      Ordered of Administration is granted Mrs. ANN METCALF upon the Estate of her deced Husband, Mr. RICHARD METCALF, within this County, she giving in security
      - Ordered that Mr. ALVIN MONJOY. Mr, SAMUEL BAYLY, Mr. RAWLEIGH TRAVERS, Mr. CHARLES BARBER or any three of them sometime between this and the next Court held for this County do meet at the House of Mr. RICHARD METCALF deced and do then and there Inventory and appraise in money all and singular the Estate of the said deced, the said appraisers in the appraisment aforesaid having regard to and setting apart all and singular the Estate of Colo, JOHN STONE late deced and now intermixt, with the Estate of the said RICHARD METCALF, and that they make report herein under their hands in writing to the said next Court. Capt. GEORGE TAYLER is requested to be present at the time and place to administer an oath unto the said appraisers for their true appraisment as also unto the Administrators for their true discovery of the said Estate
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      1697-1699 Richmond County, Virginia Order Book 2; Part 2 [Antient Press]; Page 470)
      Richmond County Court 7th of September 1699
      - Judgment is granted to Mrs. ANN METCALF, Administratrix of RICHARD METCALF deced, agst. WILLIAM GRIFFIN for Five hundred and eighty pounds of good tobo; in cask upon Bill, to be paid with cost of suit als Exo,
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://www.mdarchives.state.md.us/megafile/msa/speccol/sc2900/sc2908/00000 1/000069/html/am69--398.html
      URL title: Proceedings of the Provincial Court, 1679-1680/1Volume 69, Page 398
      Note:
      Richard Metcalfe
      agt
      Emanuel Jenkinson

      Emanuel Jenkinson late of Talbott County
      Marchant was Sumoned to Answere unto Rich-
      ard Metcalfe of the Citty of Yorke in the King-
      dome of England Marchant of a plea that hee

      Render unto him the said Richard his Reasonable accompt Of the time wherein hee was Receiver of the Tobacco of him the said Richard, and whereof an Accompt to him the said Richard hee ought to Render

      And Whereupon the said Richard by Christopher Rousby his Attorney Sayth That Whereas the said Emanuel Jenkinson was Receiver of the Tobacco of him the said Richard from the Twenty fourth day of May in the yeare of our Lord One thousand six hundred Seaventy nine untill the five and Twentyeth day of March One thousand Six hundred and eighty, and by the same time Received by the hands of Thomas Masterman Divers and Sundry bills and Specialtyes under the hands and seales of seaverall psons for Seaverall Sumes of Tobacco due from the said Seaverall psons Respectively unto him the said Richard Metcalfe, a pticuler accompt of wch said bills and Specialtyes is hereunto annexed Amounting to Sixty three thousand five hundred Ninety six pounds of Tobacco, To the end that hee the said Emanuel the said Seaverall Sumes of Tobacco Amounting to sixty three thousand five hundred Ninety Six pounds of Tobacco as aforesaid Should Receive for the use of the said Richard, And the said Richard further Sayth That the said Emanuel within the time aforesaid the said Seaverall Sumes of Tobacco amounting to sixty three thousand five hundred ninety six Pounds of tobacco from the Seaverall and Respective persons indebted by the said bills specified in the said particuler Accompt hereunto annexed Did Receive to Render his Reasonable Accompt thereof unto him the said Richard Metcalfe when thereunto Required, Neverthe-

      Liber W. C.

      less the said Emanuel Although often Required his Reasonable Accompt aforesaid to the said Richard hath not Rendred, but the same hitherto hath denyed, and Still doth denye to Render Whereupon the said Richard sayth hee is the worse and hath losse to the Vallue of ffoure score thousand Pounds of Tobacco, and thereupon hee brings his suite And the said Emanuel Jenkinson by Robert Carvile his Attorney cometh and defendeth the force and injury when &c and prayeth Liberty to imparle hereunto untill next Provinciall Court and Itt is granted unto him, the Same day is given to the plantiffe Likewise Now here att this day (to witt) the Two and Twentyeth day of ffebruary in the sixth yeare of the Dominion of the Right Honoble Charles Lord Baltemore &c Annoq Dominj 1680 Came the said Richard Metcalfe by his Attorney aforesaid, and Offered himself against the said Emanuel Jenkinson in the plea aforesaid, but the said Emanuel came not but made Default Whereby the said Richard Remaineth against the said Emanuel thereof wholly undefended Therefore Itt is Considered that the aforesaid Emanuel Jenkinson account with the Said Richard Metcalfe of the Tobacco aforesaid of the Same Plt by the time aforesaid received in the forme in wch the plt above Declared against him And Thereupon Collonll Philemon Lloyd and Richard Peacock of Talbott County gentl in the presence of the Same Deft are assigned Auditors by the Court here to heare the said Account Soe as they make their Report thereof to the Justices of the Same Court to bee held att the Citty of St Maryes the six and Twentyeth day of Aprill next being the first day of the next Provinciall Court.
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      Some Emigrants to Virginia , Page 47

      METCALFE, RICHARD (in Virginia 1688, &c.); son of Gilbert Metcalfe, merchant, of London, and Jane, his wife.

      W. M., V, 10-12.
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      1684/5-1685/6 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 4 [John Frederick Dorman];
      Page 472 [16 Dec. 1685]
      Stanley Gower vs. Richard Metcalfe. Judgment is granted Gower for 1800 pounds of tobacco but the defendant pretending hee had some receipts against the debt, the Court order the defendant have libertye to produce his receipts.
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      1684/5-1685/6 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 4 [John Frederick Dorman];
      Page 488 [6 Jan. 1685/6]
      Stanley Gower vs. Richd. Metcalfe. By a former order of this Court Stanley Gower had judgment for a considerable quantity of tobacco unlesse the defendant could shew cause to the contrary. Now the defendant coming to shew cause by shewing some discounts and there appearing due to Gower 646 pounds of tobacco upon the ballance, the Court order the defendant to pay the same to the plaintiff.
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      1685-1687 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Order Book; [Antient Press]; Page 133
      - Rappahannock County Court 21st of December 1685
      - Reference is granted between Mr. RICHARD METCALFE as Marrying Mrs. ELIZABETH FANTLEROY Plt. vs Mr. WM. FANTLEROY Deft., till next North side Court
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      1697-1701 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 3; Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 72-73
      Richmond s.. KNOW ALL MEN by these pr:sents that I THO: FRESHWATER and MARY my Wife have for a valuable consideracon to us paid have sold unto Mrs. ANN METCALFE of the County aforesaid, her heirs or assignes all our right & interest to a certain tract of Land becoming due to me the said FRESHWATER by the Mariage of MARY my now Wife, Daughter of BRYAN & MARY HODGSON deced. and do bind our selves our heirs forever either & every of them that the said Mrs. ANN METCALFE shall have & enjoy all & every part of that Devident of Land Mr. BRYAN HODGSON live on Now Know ye that wee the said THOMAS & MARY FRESHWATER do warrant this our right of Land from us our heirs forever, together wth: all woods waters gardens orchards & all other appurtenances thereunto belonging unto the said ANN METCALFE her heirs or assignes, And do further bind ourselves our heirs in the penall sum of Twenty thousand pounds of good tobacco in caske that wee shall at all times save & indemnifyed the said ANN METCALFE her heirs & assigns to all of the pr:misses within menconed and to make further & better right to the said Land as any Councell in the Law shall require & the same to acknowledge at all times when demanded in the County Court of Richmond; To the Truth of which wee have put our hands & fixed our seales this third day of October Ano: Dom: 1699
      Signed sealed & delivered in the pr:sence of
      WM: SMYTH, THOMAS FRESHWATER his marke
      JOHN DOYLE MARY FRESHWATER, her marke
      SAMLL. BAYLY
      Recognitr: in Cur Com Richmond 4 die 8brs: Ano: Dom: 1699 et record 21st die
      Test WM: COLSTON, Cl Cur
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      1697-1701 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 3; Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 73-74
      Richmond ss. KNOW ALL MEN by these pr:sents that I RICHARD DOZIER and ELIZABETH my Wife for a valuable consideracon to us in hand paid have sold unto Mrs. ANN METCALFE of the County aforesaid, her heirs or assignes forever, all that tract of Land due & belonging unto me the said DOZIER by the Mariage of ELIZABETH my now Wife, Daughter of BRYAN & MARY HUDSON. which said Land is lying being & adjoyning next to the land of THOMAS FRESHWATER, being by estimacon Two
      hundred acres more or less, Nov Know yee that wee RICHARD DOZIER & ELIZABETH my Wife do warrant the sale of the aforesaid Land from us our heirs & from any persons whatsoever unto the aforesaid ANN METCALFE her heirs or assignes forever, And do further bind ourselves our heirs &c. in the penall sum of Sixteen thousand pounds of good tobacco in caske payable unto the aforesaid Mrs. ANN METCALFE her heirs and that I the said RICHARD DOZIER & ELIZABETH my Wife will at all time save harmless the aforesaid Mrs. ANN METCALFE her heirs to every part of the within premisses and that they or any of them shall occupie & enjoy the same forever without the molestacon of me the said DOZIER & ELIZABETH my Wife, together with all houses or out houses orchards gardens & all other appurtinances belonging, with all woods water and all other edifices and that wee will be ready at all times to make better right & interest of the within menconed as her learned Councell advise together with this our Precept to acknowledge in the County Court of Richmond when thereunto required. To the Truth of which wee have put our hands & fixed our seales this fifth day of Octobr: in the years of our Lord 1699
      Signed sealed & delivered in the pr:sence of
      HENRY SEAGAR RICHARD DOZIER
      JOHN DOYLE ELIZA: DOZIER
      SAMLL. BAYLY
      Recognitr; in Cur: Cum: Riuhmund *I die 8bris: Ano: Dom: 1699 et record 21st die
      Test WM. COLSTON, CI Cur

      ===
      James Hughes 2006-10-10 19:57:43
      Ralph MARSHALL, Christopher Gunby et. al., owners of the Owners Goodwill and Gilbert METCALFE.
      [See C 9 119/82, C 25/17, C 25/19]

      1p Interrogatories on behalf of MARSHALL et. al.
      Entered on June 29, 1687.
      Ship went to Maryland, Barbados and Carolina for Richard METCALFE, Gilbert's uncle. The ship was forced to enter Carolina whilst en route from Barbados. Ship had to be sold there.

      1p Interrogatories on behalf of Gilbert METCALFE.
      Entered October 28, 1687.
      Charles Gosse was master of the vessel. Argument between Gosse and George Spencer, the supercargo over borrowing money. Some of the goods were sold in Barbados. Put into Carolina without the consent of Spencer.

      Source:
      http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/VTLS/CR/10745/index.html Survey Report Image
      Survey Report No. SR 10745
      Microfilm Reel No. Not Filmed
      Author Public Record Office Class: C 25/18.
      Title Chancery Interrogatories
      Publication 1687
      Gen. note Chancery Records C 14 - C 36 p. 10

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      The Maryland Calendar of Wills, Volume I

      Pawson, John, of the City of Yorke, England, 2nd Aug., 1677; 6th July, 1678. To brother Christopher Pawson, his wife Susanna, and his child., Henry, Samuel, and Eliza:; Mary, widow of brother Seth Pawson, brother-in-law William Carvile, his son Henry and dau. Anne Carvile, Henry Emison, Jane, widow of Henry Leeds, Cous. Margaret Leeds, wife of brother Henry Pawson and 3 child., Elias, Alice, and Sarah Pawson, Alderman Richard Metcalfe and his lady, John Peckett, Cousin Thomas Sugden, Eliza: Morewood, and Helen Horner, George Horner, George Rumsden of Yorke, Dr. Stockett of Md., John Homewood, and Henry Howard of Anne Arundel County, Md., personalty. Brother Henry Pawson, ex. and residuary legatee. Test: Jno. Crofts, J. Ellerber, Thos. Sugden, Wm. Hardwick. 10. 50.
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      James Hughes 2006-10-10 20:53:50
      15 Nov 1684. An Inventory of the Estate of Henry WYN (deceased) taken the 15th of November 1684 and solde by Order of Court at an Outcry to paye SOWELL [Sewell] & Sons hereunder written then sell all Bills takeing followeth: John WRIGHT, Thomas HARBERT, Richard MARSHALL, Wm. EDMONDS, Thomas BLANCH, George MALLET, Jno. COOPER, John WALKER, George PAGE, Richard MEDCALFE, Henery BOATEMAN, Thomas MARSHALL, Roger WILLIAMS one hdd. Tobacco and Noate, six barells of Corne. Total 4560 tobacco. Exhibit in Cur Com Lancastr: nono die Septembris 1685. P. Thomas MARSHALL & admitted to record. Teste John STRETCHELEY [Strachey/Stacey?] , Cl Cur. (Virginia County Court Records, Will Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia 1675-1689, Ruth and Sam Sparacio, The Antient Press, 1992, p. 70)

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      1666-1679 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 6; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 41
      JNO. SIMPSON, 650 acs. in the freshes of Rappa. Riv., adj. Mr. Hawkins; 26 June 1666, p. 152. Trans. of 13 pers: Geo. Hearne, Jane Steddick, Ann Lodekin (or Lovekin). Robt. Medcalfe, Angell Sanderson, Jno. Russell, Robt. Sutton, Rich. Wharton, Tho. Roe, Wm. Vaughan, Henry Burcher, Wm. Davis, Geo. Broches.
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      1709-1712 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 3 [Antient Press]; Page 78
      Westmoreland County Court 29th ofAugust 1711
      - BARROW & Uxor v METCALFE's Exr.
      EDWARD BARROW and ANN his Wife, Relict of RICHARD METCALFE, deced., by their Petition praying the right of Dower which to ANN did belong of certaine lands which RICHARD died seized oflying and being in this County, and now in the possession ofthe Honble ROBERT CARTER Esqr., it being ordered at June Court last that the Sheriff ofthis County should summon ROBERT CARTER to shew cause why he did not assigne to ANN theDower which to her ofright did belong of the lands, And now at this Court ROBERT CARTER, Esqr. by DANIEL McCARTY, Gent., his Attorney, appeareing and saying nothiilg in barr thereof, it is considered andaccordingly ordered that the Sherff of this County doe forthwith give unto EDWARD BARROW and ANN his Wife the peaceable and quiett possession of the Dower ofand in the lands which of right to ANN belongs and lawfully appertaines being in the possession of ROBERT CARTER, Esqr. and that ROBERT CARTER pay to EDWARD BARROW costs of suite by him this behalfe expended and that he have Execution thereon
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      1708-1711 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 5 [Antient Press]; Page 107-110
      TO ALL CHRISTIAN PEOPLE to whome these presents shall come, Whereas JANE METCALFE, Widow & Executrix of the last Will and Testament of GILBERT METCALFE, late of the City of LONDON, Merchant, and also Executrix of the last Will and Testament of GILBERT METCALFE, late of one of her Majestys Plantations called JAMACA, Merchant, deced, WILLIAM METCALFE of the City of YORK, Merchant, JANE TALBOTT (formerly METCALFE), Wife of AMBROSE TALBOTT, late of LONDON aforesaid deceased and SAMUEL REMINGTON of LOW LAYTON in County of ESSEX, Merchant, and MARY his Wife by their Indentures of Lease & Release the Lease bearing date the eight and the Release the ninth dayes of this Instant November for the considerations therein conteyned did give bargain sell release & confirme unto GILBERT METCALFE of RAPPHANNOCK RIVER in County of Richmond in Virginia, Merchant, Son and heir of RICHARD METCALFE, late of the same place, Merchant, deceased, all of their lands lying in Virginia in America which did belong to said GILBERT METCALFE, late Husband of the said JANE METCALFE, party to these presents, and all the estate right title and interest of them the said JANE METCALFE, party to these presents, WILLIAM METCALFE, JANE TALBOTT and SAMUELL REMINGTON & MARY his Wife to the same which they by virtue of said Will or by or under GILBERT METCALFE late of JAMACA deceased or ANN METCALFE deceased or either of them to the land in Virginia aforesaid devised by the last Will and Testament of said GILBERT METCALFE late Husband of JANE METCALFE party to these presents (except certaine lands formerly sold by JOHN ARMESTEAD Esquire) and also all the personal! Estate whatsoever which did belong to sd GILBERT METCALFE late Husband of said JANE METCALFE, being in Virginia and the whole interest profitt and produce thereof, To have and to hold the premises to GILBERT METCALFE his heirs as by said recited Indentures may appeare; NOW KNOW YEE that we the said JANE METCALFE, WILLIAM METCALFE, JANE TALBOTT and SAMUELL REMINGTON and MARY his Wife for the better execution of the said recited Indentures of Lease and Release have appointed THOMAS BEAL of the County of Richmond in Virginia, Gentleman, MOORE FANTLEROY of the same place Gentleman, and GRIFFIN FANTLEROY of the same place, Merchant, joyntly and severally to be our Attorney or Attorneys to appear at the next Court or any subsequent Court to be held for the County where the premises lye and then and there in open Court make publick acknowledgment of the said in part recited Indentures of Lease and Release to the end the same may be entred upon the Record of said Court according to the Law & Custome of that Country: In Witness whereof wee have hereunto sett our hands & seals the eleventh day of November in the Seventh year of the Reigne of our Gratious Sovereigne Lady Ann by the grace of God of Great Brittain France and Ireland, Queene Defender of the faith &c. Annoq. Domini one thousand seven hundred & eight.
      JANE METCALFE JANE TALBOTT CHARLES REMINGTON
      WM. METCALFE SAML: REMINGTON
      Sealed & delivered the Double Six penny Stamp plainly appearing
      in the presence of JAMES PATERSON
      JAMES MENDHAM
      Att a Court held for Richmond County July the 6th 1709
      JAMES PATERSON & JAMES MENDHAM came into Court and made oath that in their presence the within named JANE METCALFE, WM. METCALFE, JANE TALBOTT, SAMUELL
      REMINGTON & MARY REMINGTON signed sealed & delivered the within power of Attorney which is admitted to Record
      Test M BECKWITH, Cl Cur
      Trudy recorded Test M BECKWITH, Cl Cur
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      1708-1711 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 5 [Antient Press]; Page 110-112
      THIS INDENTURE made the eight day of November in the seventh year of the Reigne of our Sovereign Lady Anne by the grace of God Queen of Great Brittaine France & Ireland, Defender of the Faith &c., Annoq. Domini one thousand seven hundred and eight; Between JANE METCALFE, Widow and Executrix of the last Will &Testment of GILBERT METCALFE, late of the City of LONDON, Merchant, deceased, and also Executrix of the last Will & Testament of GILBERT METCALFE late of one of her Maiestys plantations called JAMACA deceased, WILLIAM METCALFE of the City of YORK, Merchant, JANE TALBOTT formerly METCALFE, Wife of AMBROSE TALBOTT late of LONDON Merchant, deceased, and SAMUELL REMINGTON of LOW LAYTON in the County of ESSEX, Merchant, and MARY his Wife, which said WILLIAM METCALFE, JANE TALBOTT and MARY REMINGTON are all Children of the said GILBERT METCALFE of LONDON, Merchant and JANE his Wife) of one part and GILBERT METCALFE of RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER, Son & heir of RICHARD METCALFE, late of the same place, Merchant, deceased, which said RICHARD was one of the Sonns of the first named GILBERT METCALFE & JANE his Wife of the other part; Wittnesseth that JANE METCALFE, WILLIAM METCALFE, JANE TALBOTT and SAMUELL REMINGTON and MARY his Wife for the sum of Five Shillings lawfull money of Virginia to them in hand paid by GILBERT METCALFE party to these presents by these presents doe bargain & sell unto GILBERT METCALFE all their lands tenements & hereditaments lying and being in Virginia in America which did belong to said GILBERT METCALFE late Husband of said JANE METCALFE, party to these presents which they or any of them have lawful! claime (except certaine lands and hereditaments formerly sold to JOHN ARMESTEAD Esqr To have and to hold the said lands and appurtenances unto GILBERT METCALFE and assigns dureing the terme of Six months to the intent the better to enable said JANE METCALFE party to these presents, WILLIAM METCALFE, JANE TALBOTT & SAMUELL REMINGTON & MARY his Wife to grant release and convey the premises unto GILBERT METCALFE, In Witness whereof the partyes aforesaid have hereunto interchangeably set their hands & seales the day and year first above written
      JANE METCALFE JANE TALBOTT MARY REMINGTON
      WM METCALFE SAML, REMINGTON
      Sealed & delivered the sume of Five Shillings being first paid and the double Six penny Stamp plainly appearing, in the presence of
      THOMAS JUDD STRETHILL. HARRISON HUGH BROOMES
      C:TOM HARRISON JAMES PATERSON JAMES MENDHAM
      At a Court held for Richmd. County July 6th 1709
      This within Deed was proved by the oathes of JAMES PATERSON and JAMES MENDHAM two of the witnesses thereto and att the motion of GILBERT METCALFE within named it is admitted to record Truely Recorded Test M. BECKWITH Cl Cur
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      1708-1711 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 5 [Antient Press]; Page 112-116
      THIS INDENTURE made the ninth day of November in the seventh year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lady Anne by the Grace of God of Great Brittain France and Ireland, Queen Defender of the Faith &c. Annoq. Domini one thousand seven hundred and nine (the beginning of this Release is as found in the foregoing lease insofar- as tne grantors and grantees and the lands conveyed); Whereas there have been diverse suits & differences between the above named parties as well touching the real & personal estate of one RICHARD METCALFE late of the City of YORK, Alderman, as of the respective real & personal! estates of the said GILBERT METCALFE, late Husband of the said JANE METCALFE. party to these presents, to said GILBERT METCALFE of JAMACA and of one ANN METCALFE deceased, Sister of the last mentioned GILBERT METCALFE, Now This Indenture Witnesseth that for the quieting & putting an end to the said suites and differences between said partyes and in consideration of the grants covenants and agreements on the part and behalf of GILBERT METCALFE party to these presents conteyned in one Indenture bearing date with these presents between GILBERT METCALFE of one part and JANE METCALFE, WILLIAM METCALFE, and JANE TALBOTT on the other part and for diverse other good causes said JANE METCALFE, WILLIAM METCALFE, JANE TALBOTT & SAMUELL REMINGTON & MARY his Wife have sold released and confirmed unto GILBERT METCALFE in his actual! possession now being by virtue of a bargain and sale for six months and of the statute for transferring uses into possession all their rights to the lands tenements & hereditaments lying in Virginia in America which did belong to GILBERT METCALFE late Husband of said JANE METCALFE (except certaine lands tenements & hereditaments formerly sold to JOHN ARMESTEAD Esqr. To have and to hold to GILBERT METCALFE his heires for the consideration of the sum of Ten Shillings a peice to them; In Wittness whereof the partyes aforesaid have hereunto interchangeably sett their hands and seales the day and year first above written
      JANE METCALFE WM. METCALFE SAML. REMINGTON
      JANE TALBOTT MARY REMINGTON
      Sealed and delivered the sume of Five shillings a peice being ye consideration money being first paid & the double six penny Stamp plainly appearing, in the presence of us
      THOMAS JUDD STRETHILL HARRISON of Cliffords Inn London an Attorney
      of the Court of Queens Brench at Westmt.
      HUGH BROOMS, C:TOM HARRISON, JAMES PATERSON, JAMES MENDHAM At a Court held for Richmond County July 6th 1709
      The within Deed was proved by the oathes of JAMES PATERSON and JAMES MENDHAM two of the witnesses thereto and at the motion of the within named GILBERT METCALFE it is admitted to record Test M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur
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      1708-1709 Richmond County, Virginia Order Book 5; Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page Page 56
      Richmond County Court 6th of July 1709
      - MARY METCALFE and ELIZABETH METCALFE this day came into Court and prayed that Capt. GEORGE ESKRIDGE might be admitted their Guardian, which is accordingly allowed GEORGE ESKRIDGE, GEORGE PAINE, JAMES INGO and JOHN GOWER assume in Court in penal sum of five hundred pounds Sterl. that said ESKRIDGE will be answerable for what Estate of MARY METCALFE and ELIZABETH METCALFE shall come to his hands or possession
      - Upon Petition of Capt. GEORGE ESKRIDGE, who is admitted Guardian to MARY & ELIZABETH METCALFE, Judgment is granted him for their filial parts of their Father's Estate as appears by an Inventory upon Record. Capi. EDWARD BARROW, who intermarryed with ANN METCALFE, the Administratrix of RICHARD METCALFE, 'deced., being in Court and not gain saying the same, therefore it is ordered that the same be paid out of deced.'s Estate by said BARROW alsill
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      1711-1714 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 6, Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 176-177
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that we AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH, WILLIAM WOODBRIDGE and MARMADUKE BECKWITH of County of Richmond, Gent., are held and firmly bound unto the Worspll. Justices of the County of Richmond in the summe of Two hundred pounds Sterl., to the which payment well and truely to be made we bind our selves our heirs firmly by these presents; Wittness our hands and seals this fourth day of November 1713
      THE CONDITION of this Obligation is such that if the above bound AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH, shall well and truely pay unto JOHN METCALFE, one of the Sons of RICHARD METCALFE, late of the said County, Gent., deced., or to whome of right it shall of right belong, all such Estate or Estates belonging to said JOHN METCALFE as is or hereafter shall come to the hands or possession of any other for his use when or as soone as said JOHN METCALFE shall attaine to lawfull age, or when thereto required by the said Court, And also save and keep harmless the sd. Justices their heirs &c. from all trouble and damage that shall or may arise about the said Estate then this Obligation to be void otherwise to remaine and be in full force & virtue
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in the presence of
      (no witnesses recorded) AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH
      WILL: WOODBRIDGE
      MARMADUKE BECKWITH
      Acknowledged in Richmond County Court the fourth day of November 1713 by AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH, WILLIAM WOODBRIDGE & MARMADUKE BECKWITH, and ordered to be recorded
      Test M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur
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      1711-1714 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 6, Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 194
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that 'we GILBERT METCALFE, AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH and WILLIAM FANTLEROY of the County of Richmond are held and firmly bound unto the Worspll. her Majties. Justices of the peace for ye County of Richmond in the full and just sum of Three hundred and fifty pounds Sterl, currant and lawful' money of Great Brittaine to the which payment well and truly to he made we bind our selves our heirs firmly by these presents. As Witness our hands and seals this 6th dy of Jan. 1713
      THE CONDITION of this obligation is such that whereas JANE METCALFE. one of the Daughters of RICHD, METCALFE, late of the County of Richmond, Gent.. deced., Sister of said GILBERT METCALFE and now maintained by him clayming of EDWARD BARROW and ANNE his Wife her part or portion of her Fathers Estate, the said EDWARD BARROW having agreed to performe what should he awarded her by ye Honble ROBERT CARTER Esqr., in this behalfe and the said ROBERT CARTER Esqr, having awarded that upon settling all matters with ye sd GILBERT and ye said GILBERT giving good security to the Court to be answerable to the said JANE for her said portion and interest thereof that he the said BARROW pay unto the said GILBERT in money Sterling by good Bills of Exchange to the value of one eighth part of the said RICHARD, deced., his Estate according to the appraisement thereof or else in good young Negroes to be reputed the said JANE's, and to be for her maintenance to be valued by four substantial men of the Nieghbourhood to be appointed by the Court; If therefore the above bound GILBERT METCALFE his Exrs. and Admrs. do and shall att any time hereafter when thereunto required by the said justices render and deliver up unto the said JANE her heirs her said part or portion of her said Fathers Estate so awarded to her as aforesd., and put into the hands of the said GILBERT METCALFE for her maintenance as aforesd., with the Interest thereof according to Law, That then this obligation shall be voyd otherwise to stand and .remaine in full force and virtue
      Sealed and Delivered in the presence of
      isno witnesses recorded) GILBT, METCALFE
      AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH
      WM, FANTLEROY
      Acknowledged in Richmond County Court the bth day of Janry, 1713 by GILBERT METCALFE, AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH & WM. FANTLEROY & ordered to be recorded
      Test THOS: DICKENSON, Dep. Clk Cur.

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