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

Thomas Spillman

Male Bef 1675 - 1718  (> 43 years)


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  • Name Thomas Spillman 
    Birth Bef 1675  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 26 Mar 1718  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I37450  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Family 1 Frances Green,   b. Bef 1680   d. Bef 1718, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 38 years) 
    Marriage Aft 1705 
    Family ID F23764  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Family 2 Lettice MNU Spillman   d. Aft 27 Jul 1704, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Bef 1704 
    Family ID F55250  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

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      1716-1718 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 6 [Antient Press]; Page 340 [26th ofMarch 1718]
      - SPELMAN's Admon granted
      AUGUSTINE WASHINGTON, Gent., greatest Creditor to the Estate ofTHOMAS SPELMAN, deced., came into Court and made Oath that THOMAS SPELMAN departed this life without makeing any Will soe farr as he knows or believes, and upon his motion Certificate is granted him for obtaining Letters ofAdministration thereon in due form; JOHN COOPER assumeing to be Security for his faithfull administration according to Law. And it is ordered SAMUEL RAWLINS, JOHN BURCH, JOHN COOPER and WILLIAM ELLIOTT or any three ofthem being first sworn before one ofhis Majesties Justices for this County, doe some time before the next Court held for this County do value and appraise the Decedent's Estate in money and make report thereof to the next Court
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      1716-1718 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 6 [Antient Press]; Page 340 [26th ofMarch 1718]
      - WASHINGTON for SPELLMAN's Children
      AUGUSTINE WASHINGTON Gent. by his Petition setting forth that THOMAS SPELLMAN late deceased, some small time before his death desired him, WASHINGTON, to take care ofhis Children and he praying this Court's Order that he might have the tuition of the Children granted him, it is considered and accordingly ordered that AUGUSTINE WASHINGTON do take THOMAS SPELLMAN's Children into his possession and bring them to the next Court in order to have the Court's further Judgment in the premises and to the end they may be bound to him
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      1718-1721 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 7 [Antient Press]; Page 355 [24th day of September 1718]
      Upon hearing the Peticon of JOHN GREEN relating to the children of THOMAS SPELLMAN, deed. of whom he alleadged to be uncle. It appearing by the oath of JOHN COOPER that the said SPELLMAN desired that AUGUSTINE WASHINGTON, Gent. should take care of his children the Court are of opinion that the said WASHINGTON ought to keep them and do order that they be bound to him accordingly as the law directs.
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      1718-1721 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 7 [Antient Press]; Page 399 [22nd day of February 1720]
      Judgment is granted AUGUSTINE WASHINGTON, Gent. against the Estate of THOMAS SPILMAN, decd. for the sum of two thousand six hundred thirty and six pounds of tobacco balance of an account proved by the said WASHINGTON's oath
      ordered he be paid the same at the rate of twenty shillings per cent out of the said Estate being the price the Court valued at the time of the said account bears date. It is also ordered that the said account be recorded.

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      1716-1720 Westmoreland County, Virginia Deeds-Wills No. 6, [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 363-65.
      Thos. Spellman [Spillman]. Inventory. 25 April 1718. Made in obedience to order granted unto Augt. Washington, Gent.,
      administrator, 26 March 1718. Total valuation £26.8.9 1/2.
      Jno. Cooper
      Samll. Rawlins
      Jno. (X) Burch
      Signed by Burdtt. Ashton.
      30 July 1718. Return'd
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      1691-1699 Westmoreland County, Virginia Deeds-Wills No. 2; [John Frederick Dorman-1801 transcript]; Page 150a.
      [Will of John Miller] dated 3 April 1698.
      My horse Jake to Richard Crodunck [Craddock].
      To Philip Camose my young black horse.
      My black mare I give Elizabeth Booth and her colt to John Arenton [Arrington].
      My gun and powder horn to Wantsford Arenton [Arrington].
      Five yards of searge, half a gross of buttons, 18 seanes of silk to Thomas Spellman.
      My new carsey coat and jackett to John Bell.
      To Elizabeth Colston a trunk and a yard of muslin.
      To Elizabeth Booth one new tankard.
      To the said Thomas Spillman my augurs and chizels,
      To Frances Spillman six ells of linen.
      To the said Thomas Spillman my caster hatt and eight yards of hamp [hemp?) linen and one pair of yarne stockings.
      Richard Cradunck executor.
      John Miller
      Wit: Thos. Spillman, Henry Chubb, John Bell.
      27 April 1698. Proved by Thomas Spillman and John Bell.
      Probat granted the executor.

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      1687-1698 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 2; [Hamrick]; Page 464/2
      Northumberland County Court, May 15th 1689
      Whereas EVAN JONES was arrested to this Court by a note left at the Suit of PATRICK MICKLEROY [Muckleroy], having married ELIZABETH the Administratrix of RICHARD YOWELL [Youell] deceased for the sum of eight hundred pounds of tobacco and cask, and the said JONES not appearing, an attachment is awarded the said MICKLEROY (qualified as abovesaid) against the Estate of the said EVAN JONES for the said sum with costs of Suit returnable to the next Court.
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      1691-1699 Westmoreland County, Virginia Deeds-Wills No. 2; [John Frederick Dorman-1801 transcript]; Pages 67-68. 27 May 1696. Robert Andrews of Appamattux in Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, to Evan Jones of Cople Parish in Nomany in said county. For 1000 pounds of tobacco. 110 acres in Washington Parish upon the north side of the land of Daniel Field, formerly in possession of Tobias Butler, and upon the south side of the main road which goeth from the head of Pope's Creek unto the head of Mattox Creek
      Robert Andrews
      Wit: Alexander Spence, William Horton.
      27 May 1696. Acknowledged by Robert Andrews
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      1703-1705 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 4 [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 235 [27 July 1704]
      Alexr. Spence gent. brought his action on the case against Thomas Spilman and Lettice his wife, executors in their own wrong of Evan Jones, and the Sheriff returned a cepi corpus, but for that he failed to have Thomas and Lettice at this Court,' conditionall order passed against the Sheriff and an attachment thereon, was granted him.

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      1703-1705 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 4 [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 235 [27 July 1704]
      Alexr. Spence gent. brought his action on the case against Thomas Spilman and Lettice his wife, executors in their own wrong of Evan Jones, and the Sheriff returned a cepi corpus, but for that he failed to have Thomas and Lettice at this Court,' conditionall order passed against the Sheriff and an attachment thereon, was granted him.
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      1705-1707 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 31a [27th ofJune 1706]
      - VAULX v CRADDOCK Ejectione Firme
      In the Ejectione Firme brought by JAMES VAULX, Plantiff againt RICHARD CRADDOCK, Defendant for one messuage, one garden, one orchard, two hundred acres of land, two hundred acres of wood, one hundred acres of pasture, one hundred acres of Marsh with the appurtenances now or late in possession ofTHOMAS SPILMAN, which WILLIAM ROBINSON, Gent., and FRANCES his Wife upon the 25th day of March last past 1705 at the Parish ofWashington in the sd County did demise unto (ink stain) held by the Plaintiff, JAMES, and his assignes from the first day of February then last past for the terme of three yeares then next comeing to bee fully ended and compleated by vertue ofwhich demise said JAMES into the lands and tenements did enter and was thus possessed, and being thereof so possessed, said RICHARD afterwards, to witt, the 28th day of the same month ofMarch with force and armes did enter and the Plaintiff from the farm did eject &c., to his damage fifty pounds. An Oath being made by Mr. ROBERT VAULX that a coppy ofthe Plaintiffs Declaration and the endorsement thereon was delivered to THOMAS SPILMAN, the tennant in possession by him sd ROBERT VAULX, and hee not appeareing it is ordered that unless hee, THOMAS SPILMAN, or those under whom hee claimes haveing lawfull notice of this Order by the sheriff of this County or his Deputy do appeare at the next Court to be held for the sd County, make him or themselves Defendants and confess Lease Entry and Ouster and insist only on the mere mise ofthe premises, then Judgment shall go for the Plaintiffand her Majties Writt ofhabere facias possessionem bee awarded

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      1712-1714 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 4 [Antient Press]; Page 184a [28th of March 1712]
      - VAULX v SPILLMAN; McCARTY vSPILLMAN p VAULX
      It was commanded DANIEL McCARTY, Gent., Sheriff of this County, that he should summon THOMAS SPILLMAN to answer ROBERT VAULX of a Plea of Debt for six hundred pounds oftobacco due by Bill, and the Sheriffreturned cepi corpus, But for that the Defendt. failed to appeare and noe Baile being returned, upon motion ofPltf. Conditional Order passed against the Sheriff, and upon motion ofthe Sheriff, an Attachment is granted him against the Estate of the Defendt. returnable according to Law

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      1714-1716 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 5 [Antient Press]; Page 248 [29th ofJuly 1714]
      - BAGG's Admr.v SPILLMAN's Estate
      JOHN BAGG, Clerk, Admr. ofthe Estate ofMARY BAGG, deced. broughtsuite at March Court last against THOMAS SPILLMAN and the Sheriffreturned non est inventus, whereupon at Pltfs motion an Attachment was granted him against the Defendt.'s Estate &c., but forasmuch as the same remaines unexecuted on the further motion ofJOHN BAGG the Attachment is continued returnable to next Court according to Law
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      1714-1716 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 5 [Antient Press]; Page 264a [28th ofApril 1715]
      - BAGGE, Admr. v SPILLMAN
      The Attachment obtained by JOHN BAGGE, Administrator of MARY BAGGE deced. against the Estate ofTHOMAS
      SPILLMAN not being executed is continued returnable to the next Court to be held for this Count
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      1714-1716 Westmoreland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 5 [Antient Press]; Page 268a [25th ofMay 1715]
      - BAGGE, Admr. v SPILLMAN
      The Attachment obtained on the action of Case brought by JOHN BAGG, Administrator ofthe Estate ofMARY BAGG, deced.,
      against THOMAS SPILLMAN not being executed is continued returnable to next Court
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

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      Servant Information Agent Information
      Name: Thomas Spilman Name: Hannah Hall
      Gender: male Gender: female
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      Date of Indenture: June 26 1662 Name:
      Indenture Length: 4 years Occupation:
      Destination: Virginia
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      Name: Mary Spilman Name: Hannah Hall
      Gender: female Gender: female
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      Date of Indenture: June 26 1662 Name:
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