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

Frances Harrison

Female 1749 - Abt 1829  (79 years)


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  • Name Frances Harrison 
    Born 11 Aug 1749  Dettingen Parish, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Abt 1829  St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I28903  Tree1
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2022 

    Father Cuthbert Harrison,   b. 1712, Chopawamsic, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1768, Dettingen Parish, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Frances Barnes,   b. Between 1708 and 1710, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1750, Dettingen Parish, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 19 Nov 1738  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7014  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Short,   b. 16 Aug 1761, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1798, 'Lauderdale' St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married Abt 1782  Bloomfield, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Cuthbert Short,   b. 1782, St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1814, 'Lauderdale' St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)  [natural]
     2. Thomas Short,   b. 1784, St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1819, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)  [natural]
     3. Anne Seth Short,   b. 1789, St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Frances Harrison Short,   b. Bef 1802, St. Paul's Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1851, Danville, Vermillion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 49 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F19116  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1778-1791 Prince William Co VA Will Book G
      Pages 261-262. will of Anne Harrison:
      Sister: Seth Harrison all lands that was devised to me by my
      brother Cuthbert Harrison, also negroes left me by my br. named Luke and Esther, horse, riding chair & etc.
      Sister: Elizabeth Scot I give 15 Ibs.
      Sister: Frances Short negro called Peg.
      Nephew: Thomas Harrison negro called Spencer to be delivered to him when he arrives to age of 21 or sooner if my sister Seth shall thing proper.
      Sister: To keep Spencer until she turns negro over to Thomas Harrison, but to pay James Scott 5 Ibs. annually so long as she keeps him. After Scott comes of age, the 5 Ibs. to be paid to Thomas Harrison until the negroe is given up.
      Leg: Frances Barns Harrison negroe called Henney.
      Leg: Mary Anne Harrison dau. of Col. Burr Harrison and to Mary Stuart Alexander dau. of Col. William Alexander I give a mourning ring each.
      Leg: Sell stocks & furniture to pay my debts and after my debts are paid and money arising may be divided between James Scott & Nancy Scott the children of my sister Elizabeth Scott.
      Exorx: Sister Seth Harrison.
      Dated: Sept. 13,1783.
      Signed: Ann Harrison
      Wits: William Alexander, Thomas Short, John (X) Bridwell.
      Proven: Dec. 1, 1783

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