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

John Chew

Male Aft 1737 - 1789  (< 50 years)


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  • Name John Chew 
    Birth Aft 1737  St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 19 Sep 1789  Fredericksburg, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I30875  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father John Chew,   b. 1706, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 6 Jul 1756, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 50 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Margaret Beverley,   b. 27 Mar 1704, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1755, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 50 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 26 Jun 1729  St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16710  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Fox,   b. 1754, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 7 Oct 1821, Fredericksburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 67 years) 
    Children 
     1. Beverley Chew,   b. Abt 1771  [Father: natural]
     2. John Chew,   b. 1773, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1837, Fredericksburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 64 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Robert Smith Chew,   b. 1779, Fredericksburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 2 Nov 1826, Fredericksburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 47 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F20268  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      1749-1759 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Will Book B; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      CHEW, JOHN, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia,
      d. May 11, 1755, p. July 6, 1756.
      Wit. Francis Cammack; Jas. Marye.
      Ex. Joseph Brock.
      Leg. sons, Robert and John;
      daughter Mary Beverley Brock;
      daughter Hannah Chew;
      Mr. Harry Beverley, guardian to my son, John Chew;
      Joseph Brock, guardian to my daughter Hannah Chew. Page 295)
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      1751-1761 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book E; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      March 1, 1756. John Chew of Spts. Co., Gent., to his son, John Chew, junr. Deed of Gift. Negroes. Witnesses, Jo. Brock, Mary Beverley Brock, John Semple. July 6, 1756.
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      1772-1798 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Will Book E, Administration Bonds; [William Armstrong Crozier]; £6000 Ann Chew, admx. of John Chew, decd., with Joseph Brock, sec. March 5, 1789.
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      1774-1782 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Order Book - Colonial Militia; [William Armstrong Crozier]:
      At Court held April 17, 1783.
      Agreeable to Act of Assembly concerning pensioners, the Court enquired into condition and state of bodily ability of following Pensioners and persons receiving annual allowance from the commonwealth, vizt., Lieut. Larkin Chew, disability by bad wound in his arm; Lieut. Jno. Chew, jr., same, by loss of left arm; Elijah Estes, by wound in left shoulder, causing his left arm to wither, etc.
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      1766-1771 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book G; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      April 10, 1770. Wm. Fitzhugh of Stafford Co., Esqr., and Ann, his wife, to John Chew of Spts. Co. £110 curr. 232 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., known as "New Lick." B. Johnston, Phillip Somerby, Jno. Brock, Jos. Brock. June 4, 1770.
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      1771-1774 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book H; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Septr. 28, 1772. Wm. Fitzhugh of King Geo., Esqr., and Ann, his wife, to John Chew of Spts. Co. £31 15s. curr. 127 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. Mann Page, junr.; Patr. Kennan, Andrew Shepherd, Go. Weedon, Benj. Grymes, junr. Novr. 20, 1772.
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      1771-1774 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book H; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Feby. 13, 1773. John Penn of Spts. Co. to John Chew of same Co. £10 curr. and also in consideration of sd. Chew being security for sd. Penn for the Executorship of his father John Penn, Decd., etc. To indemnify sd. Chew, ete. 100 a. devised sd. Penn by his father Jno. Penn, Decd., in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. Jos. Brock, Jos. Brock, jr.; John Brock, Robert Richards. June 17, 1773.
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      1771-1774 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book H; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      May 25, 1773. Wm. Fitzhugh of King Geo. Co., Esqr., and Ann, his wife, to John Chew, of Spts. Co. £31 15s. curr. 127 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. Joseph Gale, John Meals, B. Johnston. June 17, 1773.
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      1774-1782 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book J; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Octr. 12, 1774. Peter Marye and Eleanor, his wife, of Spts. Co. to John Chew of same Co. £65 curr. 158 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. Jno. Schooler, Jos. Brock, Jno. Brock. Feby. 16, 1775.
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      1774-1782 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book J; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      May 24, 1774. Alexander Spotswood of Spts. Co. to John Chew of same Co. Lease. 214 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. "Sd. Jno. Chew, Beverley Chew, and Jno. Chew, jr.," etc. 1000 lbs. tob. Thos. Colson, jr.; Js. Lewis, Wm. Richards. June 16, 1774.
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      1774-1782 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book J; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Decr. 27, 1777. Wm. Houston of Spts. Co. and Judith, his wife, to Jno. Chew of same Co. £23 10s. curr. 231/2 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. Jno. Wiglesworth, Thos. Blanton, Thos. Megee, jr.; Jno. McCalley, Jno. Chew, jr. June 18, 1778.
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      1774-1782 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book J; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Novr. 19, 1778. John Chew, jr., of Spts. Co. to Geo. Cammack of same Co. Whereas, Robt. Chew. Gent., Decd., in his lifetime was possessed of a tract of 336 a. of land in Spts. Co., and being so possessed made his last will and testament and thereby appointed the sd. John Chew, Jr.; Robt. Beverley Chew, and Harry Chew, Executors of the sd. will, impowering them to sell the sd tract of land, etc., sd. Chew sells the sd. land to Cammack for the sum of £400 curr., etc. No witnesses. Novr. 19, 1778.
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      1774-1782 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book J; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Oct. 23, 1778. Wm. Houston of Spts. Co., in consideration of making a provision for his wife Judith, deeds in trust, certain goods and chattels, to John Chew, etc. Witnesses, Jos. Brock, Thomas Colson, Jas. Wallace. Nov. 18, 1778.

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