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

Edward Bradshaw

Male Bef 1636 - 1656  (> 20 years)


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  • Name Edward Bradshaw 
    Birth Bef 1636 
    Gender Male 
    Death 17 Jun 1656  Lancaster County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I30862  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

    Father Virginia Bradshaw 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F326  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      Note:
      p. 33 Will of Edward Bradshaw.
      To Capt. Moore Fanteleroy cattle.
      To John Jones son of Rice Jones cattle.
      To Winnefred Griffin daughter of Thomas Giffen (Griffen) one cow.
      To Jone daughter in law to Rice Jones a chest, "wastecoat", etc.
      To Thomas Griffin "my countryman" 8 hhd tobo. I sold to Mr Travers the next years pay and likewise my servant etc. Also "all other goods that is betwixt me & Mr Underwood.
      Thos Griffen Exor.
      To Vincent Stanford 300 lb tobo.
      Dated Jan. 17th 1655/6.
      signed Edward Bradshaw his mark
      Wit.
      Reynold Johnson
      Arthur Clarke his mark
      Anne Garritt her mark
      Vincent Stanfrod
      Rec 17 Jun. 1656. Edwd. Dale, clerk.

      p.42. Inventory of estate of Jo Philips, decd., appr. by Mr. Rawleigh Travers & Mr Tho Griffith (sic) the 30th of Jan. 1655/6. Total Val. 4535 lb. tobo. signed
      Rawleigh Travers
      Tho Griffin his marke (sic)
      Exhib. 6 Mar 1655/6 Rec. 23rd Sept. 1656.
      Source:
      Fleet, Beverley,
      Lancaster County, record book no. 2, 1654-1666, pages 1-394
      Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. County, 1961, 141 pgs.
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      BRADSHAW, Edward. Will. 17 Jany. 1655. Rec. 17 June 1655.
      Legatees: Moore Fauntleroy; John Jones, son of Rice Jones; Winifrede Griffin, dau. of Thos. Griffin; Jane, dau-in-law of Rice Jones; Vincent Stanford.
      Wits: Reynold Johnson, Arthur Clarke, Anne Garrett, Vincent Stanford. W.B. 2, Page 33. (Administration of this estate granted Thos. Griffin 6 Mch. 1655. W.B. 1, Page 257.)
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      1654-1661 Lancaster County, Virginia Deed & Wills [Antient Press]; Page 33
      IN THE NAME OF GOD Amen I EDWARD BRADSHAW being very weak through the visitation of the Almighty but yet in p:fect memory praised be my Lord God do here make my last Will & Testament. First I bequeath my soul to my Lord & Saviour Jesus Christ which through his mercy brought & redeemed it with his most precious blood and for my body I bequeath to the Earth from whence it came to be interred with Christian & decent burial and for my worldly goods I bequeath as followeth:
      Vizt.. Impr> I give & bequeath unto Capt. MOORE FANTLEROY 2 Cows & four breeding Sows.
      2dly. I give & bequeath unto JOHN JONES, Son of RICE JONES, one Sow.
      3dly. I give & bequeath unto WINNIFRED GRIFFIN, Daughter to THOMAS GRIFFIN one Cow;
      4thly I give & bequeath to JONE, Daughter in Law to RICE JONES, one Chest & waste coat & a pr. of bodice
      5thly. I give & bequeath unto THOMAS GRIFFIN my Countryman eight hhds. of tobo: I sold unto Mr. TRAVERS for tobo: the next years pay & likewise my Servant & my share of hogs & all other goods that is betwixt me & Mr, UNDERWOOD & all other goods besides as Bills Bonds & all other goods whatsoever being my Far. I give & bequeath unto VINCENT STANFORD for his pains 100 lbs. of tobo: & cask.
      In witness of this my last Will & Testament I do hereunto set my hand & seale Jan: the 17th 1655
      Witnes: REYNOLD JOHNSON EDWARD BRADSHAW
      ARTHUR CLARKE his mark; ANNE GARRET her mark
      VINCENT STANFORD,
      REYNOLD JOHNSON, ARTHUR CLARKE & VINCENT STANFORD made Oath that the inclosed
      is the act &, deed of EDWARD BRADSHAW REYNOLD JOHNSON
      Jur in cur 6th die Martii 1655 ARTHUR CLARKE his mark
      Record 17th Jun: sequen EDWD. DALE. Cler Cur Com Lane. VIN: STANFORD
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      1656-1662 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 1, Part I; [Antient Press]; Page 13
      HIS BILL Bindeth me EDWARD BRADSHAW my heirs or assignes to pay or cause to be paid THOMAS STOCKETT (missing) sum of Eight hundred & forty weight of good Merchantable Tobacco & Cask (missing) Witness my hand this 7th of December 1653
      Witness HENRY STOCKETT EDWARD BRADSHAW
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      1656-1662 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 1, Part I; [Antient Press]; Page 13 - 14
      THIS BILL Bindeth me EDWARD BRADSHAW my heirs or assignes to pay or cause to be paid unto ROBERT LEWELLYN of LONDON Merchant or his assignes the full sum of four hundred pounds of good Merchantable Tobacco & Cask within the County of NANSAMUND as Witness my hand this 13th day of November 1654 this Bill is to be paid upon demand
      presence of JOHN FROSTER. EDWARD BRADSHAW
      JOHN OWEN

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      1656-1662 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 1, Part I; [Antient Press]; Page 32
      (missing) Cattle belonging to the Orphants of Mr. RICE JONES (Vizt). WILLIAM WILLIAMS two cows one heiffer, ELIZA. WILLIAMS five cows two heiffers & three cow Calves JOHN JONES, RICE JONES & MARY JONES to each of them one Cow & a yearling heiffer JOHN JONES two yearling heiffers given him the said JOHN by Mr. THOMAS GRIFFITH his Godfather & EDWARD BRADSHAW with the female increase to each Orphant above menconed
      Recorded the 10th day of 7ber Anno 1658 p me ANT: STEPHENS Cl Curt
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      1656-1662 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 1, Part I; [Antient Press]; Page 33
      Received of EDMUND BRADSHAW Bills & Accounts amounting to two thousand ten hundred eighty two pounds of Tobacco which I do promise to use my indeavore for the recovery the said Debts & do hereby ingage my Self (my heirs Exrs or Admrs,) the said Bills & Accounts to the said BRADSHAW his heirs & assignes or the produce of them (missing) In witness whereof I have sett my hand this 14th of 9ber 1655
      M JUDEST DODES
      (missing) two hundred ninety nine pounds Tobo out of JOHN SALSBERRY's Bill Seaventy one (missing) Reced pr me EDWARD BRADSHAW

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