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

William Stanard

Male 1683 - 1732  (49 years)


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  • Name William Stanard  [1
    Birth 15 Feb 1683  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 3 Dec 1732  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I32863  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father William Stanard,   b. Abt 1646, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft Aug 1686, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Eltonhead Conway,   b. Abt 1646, Northampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 28 Oct 1689, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 1678  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F21372  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Anne Haselwood,   b. 30 Nov 1690, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 5 Dec 1712, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 22 years) 
    Marriage 3 May 1708  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • The Parish Register of Christ Church, Middlesex County, Va. from 1653 to 1812, NSCD, Richmond, 1897, 1988:

      03 May 1708: William Stannard & Anne Hazlewood Daughter of George Hazlewood son & heire of Captn John Hazlewood late of London decd & Anne dau of Richard & Anne Robinson the widdow & heire of Abraham Moore Deced married ye 3d of May 1708. (p 81)
    Children 
     1. Anne Stanard,   b. 26 Aug 1711, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1769, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 59 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F16181  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Family 2 Elizabeth Beverley,   b. 11 Sep 1697, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 7 Aug 1747, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 49 years) 
    Marriage 18 Aug 1717  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Stanard,   b. 29 May 1719, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 27 Dec 1719, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 0 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Elizabeth Stanard,   b. 18 Sep 1720, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 7 Jul 1747, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 26 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Beverley Stanard,   b. 24 Feb 1722, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1 Jul 1765, Roxbury, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 43 years)  [Father: natural]
     4. Sarah Stanard,   b. 10 Nov 1723, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F21369  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
    • William Stanard was borne 15th of fifebruary 1682/3
      William Stanard dyed Decem' y'' 3. was buried Decern' y' 7. 1732.
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      James Hughes 2006-06-02 21:32:29
      Title Stanard, William.
      Publication 1733.
      Gen. note Part of index to Spotsylvania County Wills and Administrations (1722-1800)
      Note Page 199. Inv. & appr. rec. 7 Aug. 1733.
      Note Will Book A, 1722-1749 (Reel 26)
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      The Virginia Genealogist Volume 6, 1962
      1713-1734 Middlesex County, Virginia Will Book, [Virginia Genealogist-John Frederick Dorman]; Page 408.
      William Stanard. Inventory. Made in obedience
      to order of Caroline Court 12 July 1733. Total [ blank]
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      The Virginia Genealogist Volume 6, 1962
      1713-1734 Middlesex County, Virginia Will Book, [Virginia Genealogist-John Frederick Dorman]; Pages 408-09.
      William Stanard. Inventory. Appraised in obedience to order of Spotsylvania County Court 3
      July 1733 by John Foster, Anthony Foster and George (G) Carter. Total valuation £195.4.2, including eight Negroes valued at £176.
      At the lower quarter in Spotsylvania County, 10 Sept. 1733. Total valuation £3.18.81. Appraised by John
      Foster, George (G) Carter and Anthony Foster.
      In Spotsylvania County. Total valuation [ ], including six Negroes. [Mutilated]
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      1709-1710 Middlesex Co Va Order Book 4, [Antient Press]; Page 257
      - STANARD's Administration de bons non on HASLEWOOD
      Upon the Petition of WILLIAM STANARD and ANNE his Wife, the Daughter and only surviving Child of GEORGE HASLEWOOD, deced, administration de bonis non administratis of all and singular the goods and chattles of the deced. is granted to them giveing security; BARTHOLOMEW YATES became their Security and they presented and acknowledged their Bond in Court which is admitted to Record
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      James Hughes 2006-06-02 21:49:11
      Call Number 22857
      Author Stanard, William, 1682-1732.
      Title Deed, 1732 Jul. 11.
      Material 3 leaves.
      Summary Transcript of a deed, dated 11 July 1732 and recorded 14 September 1732, for 1485 acres in Caroline County, Virginia, from William Stanard (1682-1732) of Middlesex County, Virginia, to Robert Beverly (1701-1733) and Anne Stanard Beverly (b. 1711) of Spotsylvania County. The deed is for the property which later was known as "Hazelwood," the home of John Taylor (1753-1824).
      Cite As William Stanard. Deed, 11 July 1732. Accession 22857. Personal papers collection. The Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia. 23219.
      Biog./Hist. Note William Stanard was born 16 February 1682 in Middlesex County, Virginia, to William Stanard (d. 1709) and Eltonhead Conway Stanard. He served as a vestryman and as the clerk of the Middlesex County Court from 1703 to 1732. Stanard married Anne Hazelwood (d b/f 1717) in 1701, and they had 1 daughter, Anne Stanard (b. 1711). Anne Stanard married Robert Beverly (1701-1733), 10 April 1729. William Stanard married second, Eliza Beverly (1697-1747), the sister of Robert Beverly, 18 August 1717, and they had 3 children. William Stanard died 3 December 1732.
      Subject - Personal Beverly, Anne Stanard, b. 1711
      Beverly, Robert, 1701-1733
      Stanard, William, 1682-1732
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      James Hughes 2006-06-02 21:51:50
      Call Number 27721
      Author Turner, Taylor F
      Title Collection, 1732-1803.
      Material 5 leaves (oversize).
      Gen. note LOCATED IN OVERSIZE BOX 60.
      Summary Collection includes a deed, 11 July 1732, from William Stanard (1682-1732), of Middlesex County, Virginia, to Robert Beverly (1701-1733) and Anne Stanard Beverly (b. 1711), of Spotsylvania County, for land in Caroline County, Virginia. A copy of this deed may also be found in Accession 22857. Also includes the nomination and appointment of Nicholas Fitzhugh (1764-1814), of King George County, Virginia, to serve as judge of the United States Circuit Court, signed by Thomas Jefferson. Fitzhugh served until his death on 31 December 1814 in Fairfax, Virginia.
      Cite As Taylor F. Thomas. Collection, 1732-1803. Accession 27721. Personal papers collection, The Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.
      Format Photostats (negative).
      Subject - Personal Beverly, Anne Stanard, b. 1711
      Beverly, Robert, 1701-1733
      Fitzhugh, Nicholas Battalle, 1764-1814
      Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
      Stanard, William, 1682-1732
      Beverly family
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      James Hughes 2006-06-02 22:10:33
      Robinson and Potter Family Connections; Wm. and Mary Qrtly., Vol. 18, No. 3

      It is also seen from the Robinson chart that the mother of Col. Christopher Robinson was Elizabeth, daughter of Christopher Potter of Cleasby, Yorkshire.

      In 1656 Richard Robinson is mentioned as a "headright" of Cuthbert Potter;
      he married Anne ------, widow of Abraham Moone, and then of John Curtis. By his marriage with Anne, he had (1) Anne born November 26, 1670, married George Haselwood son of Captain John Haselwood of London, Mariner; and she married secondly about 1693 William Tomlin. Her daughter Anne Haselwood married William STANARD, May 3, 1708, and died December 5, 1712. (2) Richard born March 12, 1674-5 (Middlesex County Records and Parish Register).

      Richard Robinson, Sr., died December 19, 1693; his wife Anne Robinson, died October 5, 1688.
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      The Virginia Genealogist Volume 4, 1960 [John Frederick Dorman]
      1713-1734 Middlesex County, Virginia Will Book, [Virginia Genealogist-John Frederick Dorman]; Pages 150-51.
      Will of Wm. Gordon, dated 14 Nov. 1720.
      To my son Braen Gordon all my land in Accomack and my six Negroes there and white servant.
      To my son William all my tract of land above Thacker's Mill and six Negroes.
      To my son James all my lotts of land in Urbanna and five Negroes and the furniture of the houses as now stands.
      My executors may take up a front lot and two broken back lotts and save them for the use of my son James. I also bequeath him £400.
      To each of my two daughters five Negroes and £300.
      To be divided between my two daughters my gold chain and rings. If either dye before they come of age or marry to her sister.
      My three old Negroes George, Kate, Loudan be kept for common use, the last two for the good of my house in Urbanna and George for the good of all my plantation.
      Bridget Waltham shall be kept as house keeper with my children till they come of age and Eliza Ward to live with my children as long as she pleases to stay and my wives apperral may be equally shered between them. I also give them £20 apece and that they have their usal wages.
      To Gilbert Brown all my best wearing apperel and £10 and the rest of my apperrel to my white servants.
      To Mr. George Therell of St. Mary's County in Maryland £10.
      Mr. Christopher Robinson, Mr. Edwin Thacker and Mr. Harry Beverley and Mr. Gilbert Brown and Mr. Alexander Frazer and Mr. John Leatherbury executors.
      Wm. Gordon
      Wit: W. Stanard, Lewis Tonnkies, James Tait, John Beans.
      6 Dec. 1720. Proved by William Stanard, James Tait and John Beans.
      6 June 1721. Christopher Robinson and John Leatherberry made oath to the will.
      2 May 1727. Alexandr. Frayser made oath to the will.
      William Stanard aged 36 or thereabouts deposeth that on 14 Nov. 1720 William Gordon of Urbanna desired Mr. Harry Beverley to write down the short heads of his will with the design to write the same will at large for the said William Gordon to sign but before that could be done the said Gordon dyed. The several bequests to his sons were made to them when they should come of age of one and twenty.
      W. Stanard
      The subscriber depose the same as above
      Harry Beverley
      6 Dec. 1720. William Stanard and Harry Beverley made oath to the truth of the above deposition.
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      1703-1709 Middlesex County, Virginia Deed Book 3, Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 186)
      Virginia SS THE DEPOSITION of LEONARD HILL Gent aged Sixty yeares or there abouts being examined and sworn Saith that he very well knew and was acquainted with Capt. JOHN HASELWOOD formerly of London Mariner and his Eldest Son GEORGE HASELWOOD who marryed with ANNE the Daughter of RICHARD ROBINSON deced by whom she had several children of which there is only one now liveing (to wit) ANNE now marryed to WILLIAM STANARD in Virginia and this Deponant further sheweth that ye said Anne Stanard is the only Daughter and Surviving child of the said George Haselwood who was the Eldest Son and heir of the said Capt. John Haselwood formerly of London Mariner who dyed in his passedge to Virginia about two or three and twenty years since in a ship called the GOLDEN LYON Capt. ANTHONY GUEST Master and further this Deponant saith not
      Leo: Hill 1709
      Sworn to in Court held for Middx. County the 8th day of October 1709 and admitted to record
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      1711-1714 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 14, Part 1; [Virginia Colonial Abstracts Vol 8, Beverley Fleet]; Page 58. Lease and Release. 11 and 12 June 1712. Robert Kay of Essex Co., sells William Stanard of Middlesex Co., 130 acres in freshes of Rappa., over against Nanzimon Town, along land formerly John Paynes and by him sold to John Haslewood, along Prossers line to lower end of poquoson a little above Thomas Dickasons Landing, according to a patent granted Robert Kay dated 6th June 1699.
      Wit: signed Robert Kay
      Robert Coleman
      John Hawkins
      Richard Kemp
      Robert Parker Rec. 12 June 1712
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      1719-1724 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 11; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 21
      BARTHOLOMEW YATES, LEWIS LATANE, CHRISTOPHER ROBIN-SON, JOHN ROBINSON, ESQR., JEREMIAH CLOWDER, HARRY BEVERLEY, WILLIAM STANARD, & EDWIN THACKER, 24,000 acs. (N. L.), Spotsyl. Co; on S. side the Rappa-dan (Riv.); beg. at head of a valley about 1/4 mi. below mouth of the Laurell Run, cor. to Baylor, James Taylor, Wm. Todd, John Taliaferro & John Battaile; to a great stone marked thus: cross over 8; down the Rappidan, &c; 20 July 1722, Page 147. 120 Lbs. Money
      loc -27385 -4300 F127 L0 P64 12 12 6
      pt A) 2 red oaks white oak and a pine Standing at the head of a Valley about 1/4 mile below the mouth of laurell run being a corner to Baylor, James Taylor, Wm. Todd, John Taliaferro & John Battaile thence along their line
      ln S20W; 870P; Baylor, James Taylor, Wm. Todd, John Taliaferro & John Battaile
      pt B) 5 white oaks and hickory on the E Side a branch
      ln S80W; 160P;
      pt C) 5 white oaks and a red oak by a great hickory on the E Side a branch
      ln SW; 316P;
      pt D) 6 white oakes close by the SW Side a large run
      ln S; 246P;
      pt E) 2 white oaks a red oak and hickory on rich land
      ln S70W; 186P;
      pt F) 3 pines on falling ground
      ln S33W; 260P;
      pt G) 3 Small pines in (their) line Standing poison fields
      ln N70W; 1418P;
      pt H) 7 Small pines on a hill Side near a ridge
      ln N47W; 760P;
      pt I) 6 pines and a Stooping white oak on the Side of a hill
      ln N82W; 790P;
      pt J) 3 white oaks and 2 pines between 2 small branches
      ln N50W; 1530p; 2530P
      pt
      ln n50w; 1000p;
      pt K) 3 Chesnutt oaks a Spanish oak and a Dogwood on the SW Side a branch under the foot of a Small mountain
      ln N40E; 730P;
      pt L) a great Stone marked thus on the SW side a branch
      lm nne; 40p; [est dir] down the br.
      pt M) 3 white oaks at the mouth of the sd branch Issueing out of the Rapadan
      lm ;; down the Rappadan
      pt
      lm ne; 1000;
      pt
      lm e; 500;
      end
      !

      typ deed
      ref ODB18p95
      to Jeremiah White
      dat 11 Sep 1761
      con best bidder
      re 837a
      loc -67335 -7611 F127 L0 P255
      pt p2ro hk sap in Mr. Stanard's l nr headforemost
      ln s60e;374;
      pt John White's c 2 pines on rdg
      ln s43w;40;
      pt sev'l sm saplins on a hillside
      ln s38w;80;
      pt pine 2 wo on rdg
      ln s17w;109;
      pt 4 r&wo sap in Deerings l
      ln n68w;54;
      pt 2 ro 2 chst sap
      ln s83w;94;
      pt 4 co sap
      ln n53w;118;
      pt r & wo
      ln s33w;137;
      pt 3 ro sap in patent l
      ln n53w;187; w/ pat l
      pt to Wm Stannards c 2 w&Spo sap on the sw side of head foremost th
      !w/ sd stannards l
      ln n37e;424;
      !w: Wm Moore, James Taylor, Jr. thos. Bell Andrew Shepherd Ambrose
      !madison May Burton, Jr.,
      !john White, james Wood
      !by Moore, James Taylor, Jr. and Amabrose Madison as to Georger
      !taylor and James Madison and
      !by May Burton Jr., John White and James Wood as to John Carter;
      end
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      1695-1706 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 9; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 92
      WILLIAM STANARD, 980 acs., King Wm. Co; in Pamunkey Neck; on brs. of Up. Herring Cr; beg. in fork of Perry's' Sw; 20 Oct. 1704, Page 644. Granted Chicheley Corbin Thacker, 1 Apr. 1701, deserted, & now granted by order, &c. Trans. of 20 pers: Wm. Keens, Wm. Langsdon, Antho. Hogherd, Benj. Catman, Mary Newell, Mary Crouch, Hanna Haine (or Hanle), Eliz. Hobson, Dennis Mahonny, Margt. Coughland, Wm. Richard, Wm. Machall, Joseph Taylor, John Parsons, Danll. Clark, Rebecca Clark, Fra. Williard, Wm. Hellagon, Eliz. Wilcox, Robt. Reyes.
      URL (Click on link) http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=644&last=&g_p=P9&collec tion=LO Patent
      Title Stanard, William.
      Publication 18 April 1705.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Note Location: King William County.
      Description: 980 acres on the branches of the Upper Herring Creek in Pamunkey Neck, beginning &c. in the fork of Perry's Swamp.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 9, 1697-1706 (v.1 & 2 p.1-742), Page 644 (Reel 9).
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      1719-1724 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 11; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 21
      BARTHOLOMEW YATES, LEWIS LATANE, CHRISTOPHER ROBINSON, JOHN ROBINSON, ESQR., JEREMIAH CLOWDER, HARRY BEVERLEY, WILLIAM STANARD, & EDWIN THACKER, 24,000 acs. (N. L.), Spotsyl. Co; on S. side the Rappadan (Riv.); beg. at head of a valley about 1/4 mi. below mouth of the Laurell Run, cor. to Baylor, James Taylor, Wm. Todd, John Taliaferro & John Battaile; to a great stone marked thus: cross over 8; down the Rappidan, &c; 20 July 1722, Page 147. 120 Lbs. Money.

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

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