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

Mary Battaile

Female 1731 - 1757  (26 years)


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  • Name Mary Battaile  [1
    Born 18 Sep 1731  St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 9 Nov 1757  "Newington" on Mountain Run, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I29018  Tree1
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 

    Father Nicholas Battaile,   b. Abt 1705, St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1759 and 1767, Hays, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Thornton,   b. Bef 1710, St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1732, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 24 years) 
    Relationship Stepchild 
    Married 1726  Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3700  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Taliaferro,   b. 9 Aug 1726, "Snow Creek" Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1798, "Newington" on Mountain Run, Orange County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 4 Oct 1751  Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Lucy Mary Taliaferro,   b. 13 Dec 1755, "Newington" on Mountain Run, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1841, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [natural]
     2. Nicholas Taliaferro,   b. 30 Oct 1757, "Newington" on Mountain Run, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1812, Grampian Hill, Bracken County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)  [natural]
     3. John Taliaferro,   b. 31 Jul 1753, "Newington" on Mountain Run, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1790, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 38 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F3699  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Spotsylvania County Records , Page 15

      TALIAFERRO, FRANCIS, Spotsylvania, d. Feb. 23, 1756, p. Mar. 7, 1758. Wit. James Tutt, John Waller; Humphrey Brooke, Richard Tutt, Junr. Ex. sons, Lawrence, Hay, Francis and John Taliaferro.

      Leg. daughter, Anne Hay Brooke, land and plantation in Spotsylvania, whereon she now lives, which I purchased of Thomas Turner, of King George County, Gentl. and Thomas Turner and Mary his wife, late of Spotsylvania;

      daughter Elizabeth Taliaferro, 1,000 acres of land in Orange County, formerly Spotsylvania, granted to me by my deced. brother, John Taliaferro, by patent dated Sept. 28, 1728;

      son, Lawrence Taliaferro, all my estate, both real and personal, in Caroline County, also 1,200 acres of land and two plantations in Orange County, it being one moiety of 2,400 acres taken up by my father, Lawrence Taliaferro, and my uncle, John Taliaferro, and adjoining the land where William Taliaferro now lives;

      son Hay Taliaferro, estate in King George County, and 2,000 acres of land in Orange County, 1,000 acres thereof purchased by my now deced. brother, John Taliaferro, of Richard and William Taliaferro, and the other 1,000 acres purchased by me of Thomas Smith;

      son Francis Taliaferro, land and plantation whereon I now live in Spotsylvania, and to hold the same according to the division made between me and my brother John Taliaferro, deced. also 1,000 acres of land in Orange County, it being one moiety of land which was patented by my brother John Taliaferro, deced. and divided between us;

      son, John Taliaferro, my land and plantation in Spotsylvania, whereon my brother, John Taliaferro lived, also 1,000 acres of land in Orange County, being the other moiety of the aforesaid mentioned 2,000 acres, and is that part whereon Nicholas Christopher lived;

      brother, William Taliaferro; Elizabeth and Anne Battaley, the two daughters of my friend Moseley Battaley.

      Codicil to the above dated Feb. 25, 1757, witnessed by Robert Jackson, John Catlett and Thomas Catlett, recites "the testator of this will hath disposed of some estate in his possession belonging to my brother William Taliaferro (which I claim as heir apparent to him) to several of my children, he the said William being found an idiot by a jury convened for that purpose summoned and sworn and their report recorded among the records of Spotsylvania Co. Court." (Page 343)
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      ii. Elizabeth "of Epson" Taliaferro was born 4 Oct 1741, and died 1840 in Newington,Orange County, Virginia.. She married William Taliaferro Col. 5 Dec 1758, son of John Smith Taliaferro and Mary Catlett. He was born 9 Aug 1726 in of Snow Creek,Va., and died 21 Apr 1798 in Mt. Run,Orange County, Virginia.. She married Benjamin Hume.
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      Nicholas Taliaferro, born 30th October, 1757, son of William and Mary (Battaile) Taliaferro of "Newington on Mountain Run, Orange County, and grandson of John and Mary (Catlett) Taliaferro. (Wm. & Mary Quarterly: Vol, 1, pg. 147).

  • Sources 
    1. [S72] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. I, from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.

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