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

Austin Brockenbrough

Male 1685 - 1717  (32 years)


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  • Name Austin Brockenbrough 
    Born 1685  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 May 1717  Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I29413  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2022 

    Father 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) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Newman,   b. Abt 1668, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1735, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1685  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18706  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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) 
    Married Aug 1714  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Richmond Co., VA Misc. Marriages

      August 1714, Austin Brockenbrough & Mary Metcalfe

      contributed for use in USGenWeb Archives by: Sam - ssantient@aol.com

    Married:
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      1714-1715 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 7, Marriage Licenses; Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 53-55;
      August 1714 AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH & MARY METCALFE
    Children 
     1. William Brockenbrough,   b. 5 Jun 1715, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1778, Richmond County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F19428  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1709-1717 Richmond County, Virginia Wills Book 3 and Inventories [Robert K. Headley, jr.]; Page 325
      - Austin BROCKENBROUGH, will; 20 Feb 1716/17, 1 May 1717
      bro. William tract of land in Rich. Co. which I had in exchange of other land with Capt. Charles BARBER;
      bro. Newman;
      wife Mary;
      son William rest of land including tract called Mulberry Island;
      mentions b-i-1 Thomas DICKENSON dec'd;
      sis. Elizabeth DICKENSON and her son Metcalfe;
      ex: wife and bros. William and Newman;
      wits: John METCALFE, Elizabeth LONGWORTH, Samuel GOODWIN.
      [Austin BROCKENBROUGH mar. Mary METCALFE in Aug 1714; she mar. (2) John SPICER. MRC, p.24.]
      p.335 - Austin BROCKENBROUGH, inv; 5 Jun 1717
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      1715-1718 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 7; Part 2 [Antient Press]; Page 209-210
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that wee MARY BROCKENBROUGH, WM: BROCKENBROUGH, NEWMAN BROCKENBROUGH, JNO: TARPLEY, CHARLES BARBER & JAMES INGOE of County of Richmond are held and firmly bound unto ye Worspll. his Maties: justices of the Peace for ye County of Richmond in ye full and just sum of One thousand pounds current money of Virginia to ye which payment well and truly to be made we bind ourselves our heirs firmly by these present; Sealed with our seales and Dated ye first day of May 1717
      THE CONDITION of this Obligation is such that if ye above bound MARY BROCKENBROUGH, WM. BROCKENBROUGH & NEWMAN BROCKENBROUGH, Exrs. of the Last Will & Testamt. of AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH deced., doe make a true and perfect Inventory of all the goods chattels & creditts of ye said deced., and the same so made doe exhibitt into ye County Court of Richmond at such time as they shall be thereunto required by sd: Court: And ye same goods chattles & creditts shall well and truly administer according to Law. And Further doe make a true & just account of their actings and doings therein when thereto required by ye said Court; And also doe well & truly pay & deliver all ye Legacyes contained and specified in ye said Testamt. as Farr as ye said goods chattles and Creditts will thereunto extend according to ye value thereof and the Law shall charge them, Then this obligation to be void and on none effect, otherwise to remaine in full force and vertue
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in presence of
      (no witnesses recorded) MARY BROCKENBROUGH JNO: TARPLEY
      WILLIAM BROCKENBROUGH CHAS: BARBER
      NEW: BROCKENBROUGH JAMES INGO
      Acknowledged in Richmond County Court the first day of May 1717 by MARY BROCKENBROUGH. WILLIAM BROCKENBROUGH, NEWMAN BROCKENBROUGH, JOHN TARPLEY, CHARLES BARBER and JAMES INGO and ordered to be recorded
      Test M. BECKWITH, CI Cur

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      1709-1717 Richmond County, Virginia Wills Book 3 and Inventories [Robert K. Headley, jr.];
      p.335 - Austin BROCKENBROUGH, inv; 5 Jun 1717.
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      1709-1717 Richmond County, Virginia Wills Book 3 and Inventories [Robert K. Headley, jr.];
      p.122 - Anne A[U]STIN, wid., NFP, will; 19 Jan 1711/12, 6 May 1713 tract of land where I now dwell, formerly purchased by my late husband, Henry ASTIN, of Mr. William FAUNTLEROY, to my nephew Austin BROCKENBROUGH; nephew Austin also to receive a tract of land in Rich. Co. near the wid. GREEN; nephew William BROCKENBROUGH 240 ac. near Totuskey Mill; nephew Newman BROCKENBROUGH; niece Elizabeth DICKENSON (wife of Thomas DICKENSON); Mary the dau. of Jane and Owen JONES; 4000 lbs of tobacco to the poor of NFP; ex: nephew Austin BROCKENBROUGH; wits: Samuel GODWIN, George WHARTON, Arthur BIRD, William DAVIS.
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      1705-1708 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 4 [Antient Press]; Page 107a
      Richmond County Ss. Septr. 2d. 1707
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I JOHN McWILLIAMS of LIVERPOOLE and County of LANCASTER in Kingdom of England, Mercht., in behalfe of my selfe and Compa: do appoint my trusty friend, Mr. AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH my true and lawfull Attorney to aske demand sue and receive for me in behalfe of Selfe and Compa: of Mr. JOSEPH DEEKE and Mr. JAMES STARKES both of the County aforesaid all such summes of money or tobbacco as shall appeare to be due to me by Bill bond account or otherwise and in case of non payment or refusall to sue imprison or otherwise discharge as the Law provides in such case; And also to appoynt one or more attorneys under him if need so require, and to performe and act in all things as if I were personally present, hereby ratifying whatever my said Attorney shall do in the premises by these presents. In Wittness whereof I have sett my hand and seale the day and yeare above mentioend in the Reigne of our Sovereign Lady Anne, Queene of Great Britain France and Ireland &c.
      JOHN McWILLIAMS
      The above Power of Attorney was acknowledged by the above named JOHN McWdIL-d LIAMS in Richmond County Court the 3d day of Septr. Ano Dom. 1707 and is recorded among the Records the said County Test J. SHERLOCK, Cl Cur
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      1708-1711 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 5 [Antient Press]; Page 59-61
      THIS INDENTURE made the Eight and twentieth day of Janry. in the Seventh yeare of the Reigne of our Sovereigne Lady Anne by the grace of God Queene of Great Brittaine France and Ireland, Defender of the faith &c. annoq. Domini 1708, Betweene JAMES LOCKHART of the Parish of SITTENBOURNE in County of Richmond. Planter, and ELIZABETH his Wife, of one part and AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH of the Parish of FARNHAM in the County of Richmond. Planter, of other part; Wittnesseth that JAMES LOCKHART and ELIZABETH his Wife for the summe of Five Shillings to them in hand paid by AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH, by these presents do bargaine and sell unto AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH all that tract of land lying in Parish of SITTENBOURNE (being part of a tract of Land whereon JAMES LOCKHART now liveth) containeing by estimation Fifty acres; begining att a marked Gum by the lower side of a great Pocoson and running thence across the said Pocoson North East by North one hundred and ten poles to three marked red Oak saplins, thence East forty three degrees forty five minutes South eighty eight poles and a quarter to a Stake standing near a marked red Oak in the dividing line of WILLIAM BROWNs and Capt. JOHN CRASK deced, thence South fourty nine degrees West one hundred and twelve poles to a marked red Oak standing by the upper side of the aforesaid Pocoson, and also all that Tract of land comonly called by the name of MULBERRY ISLAND, and likewise all the land betweene the said ISLAND and the before men coned Fifty acres belonging to JAMES LOCKHART and ELIZABETH his Wife lying in the Parish of SITTENBOURNE and bounded begining att the last menconed marked red Oak & running thence South by East fourty poles, thence South East sixty six poles, thence South fourty nine degrees West fourty poles, thence South South East sixty six poles to a point of land runing into the Marsh, thence along the Marsh side North fifty five degrees West one hundred and twelve poles, thence North forty one degrees & an halfe West sixty poles to the upper end of the Marsh; thence North sixty four poles, thence South East fifty poles to the corner of Six hundred acres formerly belonging to WILLIAM MOSS deced, Father of ye said ELIZABETH LOCHART, thence North East by North ninety eight poles to the first menconed Gum(the begining tree of said tract of Fifty acres) the ISLAND including by estimation One hundred forty and seven acres and an halfe to be the same more or less and also all such part and so much of the Marsh appertaining to the said ISLAND as belongs to them the said JAMES LOCKHARD and ELIZABETH his Wife, containeing the quantity of Two hundred acres or thereabouts wch: said two tracts of land and Marsh granted are part of One thousand and sixty acres formerly granted to the said WILLIAM MOSS by Patent dated the Tenth day of September 1663; Together with all houses orchards profitts and appurtenances whatsoever to the premises belonging; To have and to hold the two tracts of land and appurtenances unto AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH and assigns during the full terme of one whole yeare paying therefore unto JAMES LOCKHART and ELIZABETH his Wife the rent of one pepper corne if demanded to the intent that by virtue of these presents and of the Statute for transferring uses into possession said AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH may be in the actuall possession of the premises and thereby be better enabled to accept a grant and release 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
      JOS. BELFIELD, JAMES LOCKHART
      JAMES INGO ELIZABETH sign LOCKHART
      SAMLL. GODWIN
      Acknowledged in Richmond County Court the 2d day of March Ano: Dom: 1705 by JAMES LOCKHART & ELIZABETH his Wife, and the said ELIZA. being first privately exa mined as the Law directs, owned the same to be her voluntary act and deed wth: out constraint or compulsion thereto, And on motion of ye sd AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH the same was admitted to record and is recorded amongst the Records of the said County
      Test Examined p order Court by M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur
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      1708-1711 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 5 [Antient Press]; Page 62-66
      THIS INDENTURE made the nine and twentieth day of Janry: in the Seventh year of the Reigne of our Sovereigne Lady Anne by the grace of God Queene of Great Brittaine France and Ireland, defender of the faith &c., annoq. Domini 1708; Betweene JAMES LOCKHART of the Parish of SITTENBOURN in County of Richmond, Planter, and ELIZABETH his Wife, of one part and AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH of the Parish of FARNHAM in the County of Richmond, Planter of other part; Wittnesseth that JAMES LOCKHART and ELIZABETH his Wife for the summe of One hundred twenty and five pounds Sterling money to them in hand paid by AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH, do by these presents bargaine sell release and confirme unto AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH (in his actuall possession now being by virtue of a bargaine and Sale to him made of two tracts of land and by force and virtue of the Statute for transferring uses into possession) and his heirs (this Release continues with the ownership of the land, the bounds of the two tracts of land and Patent of WILLIAM MOSS) To have and to hold the two several' tracts of land Marsh and other the premises unto AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH his heirs and JAMES LOCKHART and ELIZABETH his Wife their heirs will warrant and for ever defend by these presents free and clear from all manner of former incumbrances whatsoever: 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
      JOS: BELFIELD, JAMES LOCKHART
      JAMES INGO, ELIZABETH Sign LOCKHART
      SAMLL, GODWIN
      Acknowledged in Richmond County Court by JAMES LOCKHART and ELIZABETH his Wife the 2d day of March Anno Dom! 1708 and the said ELIZABETH being first privately examined as the Law directs owned that she did the same of her owne voluntary will & accord without any constraint or compulsion thereto, wch: upon motion of said AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH was admitted to record and is recorded amongst the Records of the sd County Test Examined p order Court by M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur
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      1708-1711 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 5 [Antient Press]; Page 160-161
      THIS INDENTURE made the first day of November one thousand seven hundred nine Between AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH of the Pish. of FARNHAM and County of Richmond of one pte. and CHARLES BARBER of said Pish: & County of other pte., Witnesseth that AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH for Five shillings of lawf ull money of England to me in hand paid by CHARLES BARBER do by these presents bargin and sell unto CHARLES BARBER his heirs all that p:cell of land from a marked white Oak standing at the head of the land of GEORGE HAISLOCK deceased and on the side of a small branch deviding this land and the land of JOHN SHERLOCK, thence extend North 50 degrees Westerly 206 poles along the land of said JOHN SHERLOCK to a corner marked tree adjoyning to the land of SAMUELL COCKIN, thence 170 poles to the land of JAMES WILLIAMSON, thence South 44 degrees Easterly 225 poles to a corner marked tree at the head of GEORGE HASLOCKs land, thence North forty degrees Easterly 190 poles along the head of GEORGE HASELOCKs land to the place where it first began, the said p:cell of land conteigning Two hundred and forty acres in the Pish: of FARNHAM and County of Richmond and now in the occupation of said CHARLES BARBER lying near the mouth of TOTTOSKE CREEK and on the North West side thereof and bounded as above, And all houses gardens, orchards priviledges and comodities whatsoever belonging; To have and to hold the said p:cell of land unto CHARLES BARBER his heirs during the full time of one whole year paing the Rents of one ear of Indian Corne on the feast day of the Birth of our Lord next ensueing if demanded to the intent that by vertue of these presents and of the statute for transferring uses into possession CHARLES BARBER may be in the actuall possesion of the premises and be therefore enabled to accept a grant of the Inheritance thereof, In Witness whereof the parties first above named hereunto hath interchangeably sett their hands and fixed their seals the day & year first written Signed sealed & delivered in the presents of
      GEO: HEALE, AUS: BROCKENBROUGH
      WM. FANTLEROY
      At a Court held for Richmond County December the 7th 1709
      AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH subscribed came into Court and acknowledged this his Deed to CHARLES BARBER and at the motion of said BARBER was admitted to Record
      Test M. BECKWITH, CI Cur Examined p M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur
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      1708-1711 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 5 [Antient Press]; Page 162-164
      THIS INDENTURE made the Second day of Novemer one thousand seven hundred & nine Between AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH of the Pish. of FARNHAM and County of Richmond of the one parte and CHARLES BARBER of said Pish. & County of the other parte; Witnesseth that AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH for Seaventy pds. to him in hand paid by CHARLES BARBER by these presents doth bargain sell release and confirm unto CHARLES BARBER (in his actual! possession now being by vertue of a bargain and sale for one whole year and by force of a statute for transferring uses into possession) and to his heirs all that p:cell of land conteigning Two hundred and forty acres (description of the bounds of the land as in the foregoing Lease) the said p:cell of land being formerly granted unto RICHARD BRANHAM by Patent bearing date the 14th day of October 1665 and by him transferred unto Mr. HENRY AUSTIN deced, and by him devised unto his Widdow, MRS. ANN AUSTIN, and by her transferred unto said AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH; To have and to hold said parcel] of land and appurtenances unto CHARLES BARBER his heirs to be holden of the Cheif Lord of the Fee of the premises by rents and services for the same due and of right accustomed to be paid; free and clear from all former incumbrances whatsoever, And AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH will warrant and forever defendby these presents, In Witness whereof the parties first above men- tioned hereunto hath interchangeablysett their hands and fixed their seals the day and year first above written
      Signed sealed & delivered in presents of us
      GEO. !HALE, AUS: BROCKENBROUGH
      WM. FANTLEROY
      At a Court held for Richmond County December the 7th 1709
      AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH subscribed came into Court and acknowledged this Deed of Release to CHARLES BARBER and at the mocon of the sd CHARLES BARBER was admitted to record Test M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur Examined p M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur
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      1708-1711 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 5 [Antient Press]; Page 164-166
      THIS INDENTURE made the first day of November one thousand seven hundred & nine Between CHARLES BARBER and FRANCES his Wife of the one p:tie: and AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH of the Pish: of FARNHAM and County of Richmond of other p:tie; Witnesseth that CHARLES BARBER for Five Shillings of lavfull money of England to me in hand paid by AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH by these presents do bargain sell and confirm unto AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH his heirs all that p:cell of land from the mouth of the Great Swamp known by the name of the HERING WAIR SWAMP extending up the sd Swamp to the head thereof, thence crossing the leavell to the line yt: devides the land of the said CHARLES BARBER and RICHARD DUDLEY deced, such a corse as shall include 240 acres within the sd bounds, thence down the said line according to its Course to the Creeke, thence up the Creeke to the place where it first began the said p:cell of land containing Two hundred and forty acres scituate in Pish: of FARNHAM and County of Richmond now in ye occupation of said AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH lying on the head of TOTUSKEY CREEKE and on the West side thereof & bounded as above and all houses gardens orchards fences and water courses priviledges and comodities whatsoever belonging; To have and to hold said p:cell of land unto AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH his heirs during the full time of one whole year paying the Rent of one eare of Indian Corne on the feast day of the Birth of our Lord God next ensueing if demanded to the intent that by venue of these presents and of the statute for transferring uses into possession AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH may be in actual! possession of the premises and therefore Inabled to accept a grant of the Inheritance thereof; In Witness whereof the parties first above named hereunto hath interchangeably sett their
      hands & seals the day & year first above written
      Signed sealed & delivered in presents of
      GEO: HEALE CHAS: BARBER
      1709
      WM. FANTLEROY FRANCES BARBER
      At a Court held for Richmond County December the 7th 1709
      CHARLES BARBER came into Court and acknowledged this his Deed of Lease unto AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH and it was admitted to Record; Also Mr. GEORGE HEALE appeared in Court in the behalf of FRANCES BARBER, the Wife of the said.CHARI KS, and relinquished her the said FRANCES, right of Dower inthe land conveyed in this Deed unto said AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH which is also admitted to record
      Test M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur Examined p M. BECKWITH, CI Cur
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      1708-1711 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 5 [Antient Press]; Page 166-168
      THIS INDENTURE made the second day of November one thousand seven hundred & nine Between CHARLES BARBER and FRANCES his Wife of the Pish: of FARNHAM and County of Richmond of the one p'tie and AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH of the said Pish: and County of the other partie; Witnesseth that CHARLES BARBER in consideration of Seaventy pds. to him in hand paid by AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH by these presents doth bargain sell release and confirm unto AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH (in his actuall possession now being by vertue of a bargain and sale to him made for one whole year and by force of a Statute for transferring uses into possession ) and to his heirs all yt: p:cell of land conteigning Two hundred and forty acres (location and bounds of the land as in the foregoing Lease): being part of a Patent formerly granted to WILLIAM BARBER deced and by him devised to the sd CHARLES BARBER with all its rights members & appurtenances thereof belonging; To have and to hold the said p:cell of land unto AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH his heirs to be holden to the Cheif Lord of the Fee of the premises by Rents and services for the same due and of right accustomed to be paid free and clear from all former In cumbrances whatsoever; And CHARLES BARBER his heirs will warrant and forever defend by these presents; In Witness whereof the parties first above named hereunto hath interchangeably sett their hands & fixed their seals the day & year first above written
      Signed sealed & delivered in presents of
      GEO: BEALE, CHARS. BARBER 1709
      WM. FANTLEROY FRANCES BARBER
      At a Court held for Richmond County December the 7th 1709
      CHARLES BARBER came into Court and acknowledged this his Deed of Release unto AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH and it was admitted to Record; Also Mr. GEORGE HEALE appeared in Court in the behalf of FRANCES BARBER the Wife of the said CHARLES and relinquished her the said FRANCES right of Dower in the land conveyed in this Deed unto said AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH, which is also admitted to Record
      Test M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur Examined p M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur
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      1708-1711 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 5 [Antient Press]; Page 173
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I HENRY HALSE now living in NORTH FARNHAM Pish in County of Richmond, Marriner, for sufficient causes and valuable considerations me hereunto especially moving by these presents doe make and in my place put Mr. AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH of aforesaid Pish: & County my true and lawful! Attorney for me to ask demand sue for and receive of all persons all sums of money tobacco or other Debts or demand which now are due and belonging unto me said HENRY HALSE and I do hereby ratifye and confirm whatsoever my said Attorney shall lawfully do in my name In Witness whereof I have hereunto sett my hand and fixed my seale this Eleventhday of February Seventeen hundred and nine Signed sealed & delivered in presence of us
      THO: DICKENSON, HENRY HALLSE
      WILLIAM BROKENBROUGH
      Proved in Richmond County Court the first day of March one thousand seven hundred and nine by the oathes of THOMAS DICKENSON and WILLIAM BROKENBROUGH and ordered to be recorded; and is recorded amongst the Records of the said County
      Test M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur Examined p M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur
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      1708-1711 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 5 [Antient Press]; Page 285-286
      WHEREAS JAMES LOCKHART of the Pish, of SITTINGBOURNE in Richmond County hath this day demised and lett unto AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH of same County all my plantacon houses and land with the appurtenances thereto belonging for one whole year by Indenture of Lease dated with these presents, Now Know yee that I the said JAMES LOCKHART for diverse good causes have appointed for me and for my use do appoint said AUSTIN BROKENBROUGH my true and lawful! Attorney next and immediately after the expiration of the said Indenture of Lease to re-enter into houses and lands therein mentioned and the same for me in my name to use to Lease to any p:son as he shall think fitt for any yearly rent not to be less then ye value of tight hundred pounds of sweet scented tobacco p annum nor for any longer terme of one year; giving also my sd Attorney the liberty or refusall of his keeping the plantation in his own custody under the rent aforesd. if he shall think fitt, hereby ratifying all my said Attorney shall do in the premises to be as good and valid as if I my selfe were personally present and actually did the same, In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seale this 27th day of December 1710
      Sealed and delivered in the p:sence of
      NEW BROKENBROUGH JAMES LOCKHART
      THOS: DICKENSON
      This Power of Attorney was proved in Richmond County Court the 3d, day of January 1710 by the oathes of NEW BROKENBROUGH and THOMAS DICKENSON & admitted to record Test M. BECKWITH, CI CurExamined p M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur
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      1711-1714 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 6, Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 141
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that we AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH, CHARLES BARBER & NICHOLAS SMITH of the County of Richmond are held and firmly bound unto the Worsppll. Justices of the said County in the summe of One thousand pounds Sterling, to the which payment well and truly to be made we bind our selves our heirs firmly by these presents; As Wittness our hands and seales this Sixth day of May 1713
      THE CONDITION of this obligation is such that if the above bound AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH, Exectr, of the Last Will and Testament of ANN AUSTIN deced., do make a true and perfect Inventory of all the goods chattells and creditts of ye said deced., and the same so made do exhibit into the County Court of Richmond when thereunto required by the said Court, and do well and truly administer according to Law, and further do make a just and true account of her actings and doings therein when thereto required by the said Court and also do well and truly pay and deliver all ye Legacies contained and specifyed in ye said Testament as farr as the said goods chattles and creditts will thereunto extend according to the value thereof and the Law shall charge him, Then this obligation to be voyd and of none effect otherwise to remaine in full force and virtue
      Sealed and Delivered in the presence of
      (no witnesses recorded) AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH
      CHAS: BARBER
      NICHO: SMITH
      Acknowledged in Richmond County Court by AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH, CHARLES BARBER and NICHO. SMITH ye 6th day of May 1713 and admitted to Record
      Test THOS: DICKENSON, Dept. Cl Cur.
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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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      1714 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 6, Part 2 [Antient Press]; Page 209-213
      THIS INDENTURE made the Six and Twentieth day of January in the Twelfth year of ye Reign of ourSovereign Lady Ann by the grace of God of Great Britaine France and Ireland, Queen defender of the Faith &c,, and in the yeare of
      our Lord one thousand seven hundred and Thirteene. Between THOMAS DICKESON of the Parish of North Farnham in County of Richmond and Colony of Virginia of one part and ROBERT CARTER of CHRIST CHURCH Parish in LANCASTER County in the Colony aforesd. Esqr, of other part; Wittnesseth that THOMAS DICKENSON for the sume of Five shillings of lawful! money of Great Brittaine to him in hand paid by these presents loth bargaine and sell unto ROBERT CARTER all that parcel plantation or tract of land containing Three hundred acres lying in Parish of North Farnham and County of Richmond part of a Patent granted to WILLIAM LOYD for two thousand four hundred sixty seven acres and by him sold to JOHN BRATHWAIT including also a parcell of land granted to said JOHN BRATHWAIT by Patent dated the eight and twentieth day of Septebmer one thousand six hundred Sixty eight and by JOHN BRATHWAIT by his Last Will and Testament dated the eighth day of June one thousand six hundred Sixty nine given and devised to his Wife, FRANCES for life, and after her decease to the youngest Daughter MARGARETT, and in case of her decease before marryed then to fall to the Eldest Daughter BELLINDA. and in case of both their departure to continue to his Wife. FRANCES and is since fallen to and become the inheritance of HENRY PURSELL, Eldest Son of DAVID PURSELL, and the said BELLINDA, his Wife, Surviving Daughter of ye said JOHN BRATHWAIT and by HENRY PURSELL as heir att Law to said JOHN BRATHWAIT, by Deed duely executed bearing date the fourth day of March one thousand seven hundred and five sold and assigned to said THOMAS DICKENSON. party to these presents, and is bounded. [Segining att a marked Gum standing by the Maine Road side near a Branch of MONOCON RUN. and extending thence by or near the said Branch North Wast three hundred and eighty poles to a marked Pochickory near a Spring called POPLAR SPRING, thence West crossing several! Branches two hundred and twent poles to a marked Poc-hickory near to FRANCIS SETTLES Land, thence West by North to the line of the Land of Collo JOHN GRYMES. thence binding on the land of said GRYMES's Land South South East one hundred and eighty perches to a small white Oake standing by MONOCON SWAMP side. thence East by South fifty eight perches to the first station Together with all the houses orchards gardens profitts comodities and appurtenances belonging; And also that one acre of Land situate in the same Parish and County on South side of MONOCON RUN surveyed & laid out (he the said THOMAS DICKENSON to erect and built a Water Mill on I out of the land of Capt THOMAS BEALE by order of Richmond County Court hearing date the fourth day of December one thousand seven hundred and Six and bounded, that is to say, hegining att a white Oake standing neare the Run side, thence South South West eighteene poles to another white Oake Stake standing in a Marsh or Bever Dam, thence East seven degrees North seventeene poles & three quarters to a Dogwood Bush. thence North West by North eighteene poles to the first station, together with the Water or Grist Mill thereon, by the said THOMAS DICKENSON now erect and built and all the Mill Stones, Ironwork and other furniture, tackle and appurtenances whatsoever to the said Water of Grist Mill belonging; To have and to hold the several! parcells of land and said Water or Grist Mill with the Rents Tolls and profitts thereof unto ROBERT CARTER Fsqr and assigns, during the term of one whole year paying therefore unto THOMAS DICKENSON and assigns one pepper Corna on the Feaat of St. Michael the Acchangell only if lawfully demanded to the intent that by virtue of these presents and by force of the Statute for transferring uses into possession the said ROBERT CARTER may be in the actual] possession of the hereby granted premises and be thereby the better enabled without attournment of tenant, libery of seisin or other ceremony to accept and take a release and confirmation of the Reversion in fee free hold and inheritance thereof to him and his heirs; In Wittnesse whereof the parties first above named to these presents have interchangeably sett their hands and seals the day and year above written
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in the presence of
      JOS: TAYLOE, JOS: BELFIELD, THOS: DICKENSON
      BEN IA: GRAVES, G. TURBERVILE,
      THO: PINCKARD, DANIELL CARTER
      At a Court held for Richmond County the 7th day of Aprill 1714
      THOMAS DICKENSON in open Court acknowledged this his Deed of Lease to ROBERT CARTER Esqr,, and it was admitted to Record
      Test THOS: DICKENSON, Dept. CI Cur
      THIS INDENTURE made the seven and twentieth day of January in the Twelfth year of the Reigne of our Sovereigne Lady Anne by the grace of God of Great Brittaine, France and Ireland, Queene defender of the Faith & and in the dyear of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and Thirteene, Between THOMAS DICKENSON of the Parish of North Farnham in the County of Richmond in the Colony of Virginia of one part and ROBERT CARTER of CHRIST CHURCH Parish in LANCASTER County in the Colony of Virginia of the other part; Wittnesseth taht THOMAS DICKENSON for the sume of One hundred pounds Sterling money of Great Brittaine to him in hand paid, by these presents doth hargaine sell & release unto ROBERT CARTER Esqr. in his actuall possession now being by virtue of a Bargaine and Sale to him thereof made for one year and of the Statute by transferring uses into possession.) and to his heirs all that parcel! of land containing Three hundred acres scituate in the Parish of North Farnham and County of Richmond (this Release continues mentioning the Patent of WILLIAM LOYD, the sale to JOHN BRATHWAIT, his Last Will, his Wife FRANCES and Daughters, BELLINDA and MARGARETT, the marriage of BELLINDA to HENRY PRUSELL, Eldest Son of HENRY PURSELL, and the acre of land whereon the Water or Grist Mill stands); To have and to hold the two parcells of land with the appurtenances unto ROBERT CARTER his heirs and THOMAS DICKENSON his heirs shall warrant and forever defend by these presents; In Wittnesse whereof the parties first above named to these present Indentures have interchangeably sett their hands andseals the day and year first above written
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in the presence of THOS: DICKENSON
      JOS, TAYLOE, JOS, BELFIELD,
      BENJA: GRAVES, G. TURBERVILLE, THO, PINCKARD, DANIEL CARTER
      At a Court held for Richmond County the 7th day of Aprill 1714
      THOMAS DICKENSON in open Court acknowledged this his Deed of Release unto ROBERT CARTER Esqr and it was admitted to Record, Also AUSTIN BROCKENBROIJGH by virtue of a Power of Attorney from ELIZABETH DICKENSON, Wife of the said THOMAS DICKENSON, to him in that behalfe made, appeared in Court and relinquished the said ELIZABETH her Right of Dower to the lands with the appurtenances in this Deed conveyed to the said ROBERT CARTER, which is also ordered to be recorded
      Test THOS; DICKENSON, Dept, CI Cur
      Received the day of the date within written of the within named ROBERT CARTER Esqr, the sume of One hundred pounds Sterling being the consideration money within
      mentioned to he by him to me paid, I say received
      Wittness JOS. TAYLOE, THOS: DICKENSON
      THOS: PINCKARD. BENJA' GRAVES
      Acknowledged in Richmond County Court ye 7th day of April! 1714 and recorded Test THOS: DICKENSON, Dept, Cl Cur
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I THOMAS DICKENSON of the Parish
      North Farnham in Richmond County am held and stand firmly bound unto ROBERT CARTER of CHRIST CHURCH Parish in LANCASTER County in the summe of Two hundred pounds Sterling lawful? money of Great Brittaine to the which payment well and truely to be made I bind myself my heirs firmly by these presents, Sealed with my seal and dated the seven and twentieth day of Janry in ye year of our Lord 1713
      THE CONDITION of the above obligation is such that if the above bound THOMAS DICKENSON his heirs do att all times observe and keep all agreements comprized in certaine Indentures of Bargaine and Sale by Lease and Release between THOMAS DICKENSON and ROBERT CARTER Esqr„ and shall att the next Court that shall be held for the County of Richmond or att any succeeding Court within the space of six months after the date hereof acknowledge the said Deeds to said ROBERT CARTER his heirs and if the Wife of the said THOMAS DICKENSON shall att any such Court either by herself or her attorney duely qualified relinquish her right of Dower and Thirds of and in the lauds with the appurtenances in and by the same Deeds to ROBERT CARTER released and confirmed That then this present obligation to be void otherwise to remaine in full force
      and virtue
      Seated and Delivered in the presence of
      THO. PINCKARD, JOS, BELFIELD THOS. DICKENSON
      JOS. TAYLOE, G. TURBERVILE
      BENJA, GRAVES, DANLL. CARTER
      Att a Court held for Richmond County ye 7th day of April! 1714
      THOMAS DICKENSON in open Court acknowledged this his bond unto ROBERT CARTER Fsqr and it was admitted to Record Test THOS. DICKENSON. Dept CI Cur
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I ELIZABETH DICKENSON. the Wife of THOMAS DICKENSON, of ye Parish of North Farnham in the County of Richmond do by these presents make and appoint my loving Brother. AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH of the same County. Gent.. my true and lawfull Attorney for me and in my name to appear att the next Court that shall be held for the County of Richmond and there openly in the said Court to relinquish all my right of Dower and Thirds of and in a certaine parcel! of land and in all that Water or Grist Mill and the acre of land theretun belonging sold by my said Husband to ROBERT CARTER of LANCASTER County, Esqr., allowing and confirming whatever my said Attorney shall lawfully do in the premises in as large and ample manner and forme as if I were there personally present; In Witness whereof I hve to this my Relinquishment sett my hand and seal the 7th day of April! A.nno Dom: 1714 Sealed and Delivered in the presence of
      NEW: BROCKNBROUGH ELIZA: her marke DICKENSON
      GEORGE GAYDEN
      This Lre. of Attorney was proved in Richmond County Court by the oaths of NEWMAN BROCKENBROUGH & GEORGE GAYDEN witnesses thereto the 7th day of April! 1714 and admitted to Record Test THOS: DICKENSON, Dept. Cl Cur

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      1714-1715 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 7; Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 5-8
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I MARY BROCKENBROUGH, the Wife of AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH of the Parish of Northfarnham and County of Richmond by these presents doe make nominate and appoint and in my place putt my trusty and well beloved Friend, WILLIAM BROCKENBROUGH my true and lawfull Attorney for me and in my name to appeare before the Worspll, her Maties: Justices of the said County at the next Court there to he held & then and there to acknowledge all my right title and interest of Dower of and in Three hundred acres of Land sold by my said Husband unto WILLIAM GARLAND, ratifying allowing and confirming whatsoever my said Attorney shall doe in the premisses in as large & ample manner as if I were personally present; In Witness whereof I have hereunto sett my hand and seale this 5th day of October 1714
      Sealed and Delivered in presence of
      NEW: BROCKENBROUGH, MARY BROCKENBROUGH
      THOS: DICKENSON
      Recorded amongst the Records of Richmond County Court
      THIS INDENTURE made the fifth day of October in the yeare of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and fourteene Betweene AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH of the Parish of Northfarn ham in County of Richmond, Gent., of one part and WILLIAM GARLAND of the Parish of COPLEY in the County of WESTMORELAND in the Colony of Virginia, Carpenter, of other part; Witnesseth that AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH in consideration of the sum of Seven thousand five hundred pounds of tobacco to him in hand paid or secured to be paid according to Law by WILLIAM GARLAND by these presents doth bargaine & Unto WILLIAM GARLAND (in his actuall possession now being by virtue of a bargaine & sale thereof made to him by AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH for one whole year and by force of the Statute for transferring uses into possession) and his heirs all that tract of land containing Three hundred acres lying in the Parish of Northfarnham and County of Richmond (this Release continues repeating the conveyances and description of the land as in the foregoing Lease); To have and to hold the premises with the appurtenances unto WILLIAM GARLAND his heirs; And AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH and his heirs will warrant and forever defend these p:sents and that free and clear from all incumbrances the yearly rent which shall from henceforth grow due to the Chief Lord or Lords of the Fee or fees of the premisses only excepted; In Witness whereof the parties to these presents have hereunto interchangeably sett their hands and seales the day and year first written Signed Sealed and Deliver'd in the presents of us
      THO. MOUNT JOY, AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH
      NEW. BROCKENBROUGH
      At a Court held for Richmond County the Sixth day of October 1714
      AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH came into Court and acknowledged this his Deed of Release unto WILLIAM GARLAND and it was admitted to Record, WILLIAM BROCKENBROUGH alsoe by virtue of a Lre of Attorney from MARY BROCKENBROUGH, Wife of the said AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH, to him in that behalfe made, appeared in Court and relinquished her the said MARY's Right of Dower in the land conveyed in this Deed to the within named WILLIAM GARLAND which is alsoe ordered to be recorded
      Test M. BECKWITH Cl Cur
      THIS INDENTURE made the fifth day of October in the yeare of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and fourteene Betweene AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH of the Parish of Northfarn ham in County of Richmond, Gent., of one part and WILLIAM GARLAND of the Parish of COPLEY in the County of WESTMORELAND in the Colony of Virginia, Carpenter, of other part; Witnesseth that AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH in consideration of the sum of Seven thousand five hundred pounds of tobacco to him in hand paid or secured to be paid according to Law by WILLIAM GARLAND by these presents doth bargaine & Unto WILLIAM GARLAND (in his actuall possession now being by virtue of a bargaine & sale thereof made to him by AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH for one whole year and by force of the Statute for transferring uses into possession) and his heirs all that tract of land containing Three hundred acres lying in the Parish of Northfarnham and County of Richmond (this Release continues repeating the conveyances and description of the land as in the foregoing Lease); To have and to hold the premises with the appurtenances unto WILLIAM GARLAND his heirs; And AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH and his heirs will warrant and forever defend these p:sents and that free and clear from all incumbrances the yearly rent which shall from henceforth grow due to the Chief Lord or Lords of the Fee or fees of the premisses only excepted; In Witness whereof the parties to these presents have hereunto interchangeably sett their hands and seales the day and year first written Signed Sealed and Deliver'd in the presents of us
      THO. MOUNT JOY, AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH
      NEW. BROCKENBROUGH
      Ata Court held for Richmond County the Sixth day of October 1714
      AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH came into Court and acknowledged this his Deed of Release unto WILLIAM GARLAND and it was admitted to Record, WILLIAM BROCKENBROUGH alsoe
      by virtue of a Lre of Attorney from MARY BROCKENBROUGH, Wife of the said AUSTIN
      BROCKENBROUGH, to him in that behalfe made, appeared in Court and relinquished her the said MARY's Right of Dower in the land conveyed in this Deed to the within named WILLIAM GARLAND which is alsoe ordered to be recorded
      Test M BECKWITH, CI Cur
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      1714-1715 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 7; Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 28
      KNOW ALL MEN by these p:sents that we AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH, CHARLES BARBER & JOHN TAYLOE of County of Richmond are held & firmely bound unto the Worspll his Maties: Justices of the peace for the sd: County in the full and lust sume of Five hundred pounds, to the wch: payment well and truely to be made we bind our selves our heirs firmely by these presents: Sealed with our wales and Dated the Second day of February 1714
      THE CONDITION of this obligation is such that if the above bound AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH. Admr. of all the goods chattells & creditts of THOMAS DICKENSON deced., do make a true and perfect Inventory of all the goods chattells & creditts of the sd: deced., and the same so made do exhibit in the County Court of Richmond act such time as he shall be thereto required and the same goods chattells and creditts do well and truely administer according to Law, And further do make a just and true account of his actings and doings therein when thereto required by the sd: Court and shall deliver and pay unto such persons respectively as the sd: Justices by their Order or Judgment shall direct pursuant to the Laws in that case made and provided; And if it shall hereafter appear that any Last Will and Testament was made by the sd: deced. and the Ext. or Exrs. therein named do exhibit the same making request to have it allowed, accordingly, if the sd. AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH being thereunto required do render and deliver up his Letters of Administration approbation of such Testamt. being first had and made in the sd. Court, Then this obligation to be void & of none effect, otherwise to remaine in full force & virtue
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in the p:sence of
      no witnesses recorded) AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH
      CHAS. BARBER JNO: TAYLOE
      Acknowledged in Richmond County Court the Second day of February 1714, by AUSTIN BROCKENBROUGH CHARLES BARBER and JOHN TAYLOE and ordered to be recorded
      Test M BECKWITH, Cl Cur

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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=35&last=&g_p=G4&col lection=NN Grant
      Title Tune, Mark.
      Publication 13 July 1711.
      Gen. note "This deed should have been in the following page.".
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Richmond County.
      Description: 289 acres adjoining Thomas Griffin, Austin Brockenbury, Andrew Dew, and said Tunes land.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 4, 1710-1712 , p. 35 (Reel 289).

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