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

Edwin Thacker

Male 1665 - 1719  (53 years)


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  • Name Edwin Thacker  [1
    Born 4 Jan 1665  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1719  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I40367  Tree1
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 

    Father Henry Thacker,   b. Abt 1632, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 4 Jan 1673 and 7 Dec 1674, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Eltonhead Conway,   b. Abt 1646, Northampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1689, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
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    Married 1662  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F21364  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances Daingerfield,   b. Bef 1678, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1720, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 44 years) 
    Married 12 Aug 1694  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Edwin Thacker,   b. 3 Jul 1695, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1745, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)  [natural]
     2. Anne Thacker,   b. 27 Sep 1696, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1725, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 30 years)  [natural]
     3. John Thacker,   b. 15 Jan 1697, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F21366  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

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      1686-1690 Middlesex County, Virginia Order Book 2, [Antient Press]; Page 243)
      Court 1st of March 1685/86
      - Mr. HENRY THACKER, ye Sonn of Mr. HENRY THACKER, deced., haveing at ye last Courte held for this County obteyned an Attachmt, on behalfe of himselfe and EDWIN & CHICHELEY CORBIN, his two Brothers, and MARTHA, LETTICE and ALICE his Sisters. against ye Estate of Mr. WILLIAM STANARD to answer to them there shaires of theire said Fathers Estate, the same is now confirmed
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      1689-1692 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 8; [Antient Press]; Page 48 - 49
      THIS INDENTURE made the 7th day of August One thousand six hundred Eighty and nine and in the first yeare of the Reigne of our Sovereign Lord and Lady WILLIAM and MARY by the grace of God &c. King and Queen Defender of the faith &c. Between EDWIN TRACKER of the County of MIDDLESEX in the Parish of CHRIST CHURCH, Survr: of the one part and JOHN MEADOR of the County of Rappa in the Parish of South Farnham, Planter, of other part Witnesseth that EDWIN THACKER for a valuable consideration in hand well and truely paid by JOHN MEADOR the said EDWIN THACKER doth acknowledge and absolutely release and by these presents I have given sold and confirmed unto JOHN MEADOR his heirs One hundred and five acres of land situate in County of Rappa, in the Parish of South Farnham being part of Fifteen hundred Sixty and three acres granted by Patent unto the abovesaid EDWIN THACKER dated the 20th of April Ano 1687, and bounded begining at a corner Hickory of JOHN EVANS his land in the sd MEADORs line and runing thence by EVANS line S: by W: to a corner Hickory and two red Oakes marked by it, thence S:W: to a marked line to a Stake by a red Oake and thence N:E: by E by a marked lino to the land of sd MEADOR to fniir (lake saplings on the South side of a hill and thence runing on the sd MEADORs land alongst his line to the first specified station the place it began And also all profitts and appertinances belonging unto the sd One hundred and five acres of land as all the right which sd EDWIN THACKER may claim by virtue of ye sd Patent or otherwise To have and to hold sd land and all premises with their rights unto JOHN MEADOR his heirs subject nevertheless to the Quit rents which from henceforth shall grow due unto their Maties their heirs and Successors and EDWIN TRACKER for himselfe his heirs grant with JOHN MEADOR his heirs that he said EDWIN TRACKER hath full right to grant and convey the bargained land and that JOHN MEADOR shall peaceably enjoy the same without trouble of EDWIN THACKER or any other persons claiming under them In Witness the parties have hereunto sett his hand and seale the day and yeare above written
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in presence of us
      THO: EDMONDSON, EDWIN THACKER
      JA: TAYLER
      Recognitr in Cur Comt Rappa 7 die Augt 1689
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      1689-1692 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 8; [Antient Press]; Page 194-196
      THIS INDENTURE made this 2st day of 8ber ano dom 1690 and in the second year of the Reigne of our Sovereign Lord and Lady Wm. and Mary &c. between EDWIN THACKER of Parish of Christ Church in County of MIDLESEX, Surveyour, of one part and JAMES TAYLOR of Parish of St. Stephens in NEW KENT COUNTY Gent. of other part Witnesseth that EDWIN THACKER for a full and valuable consideraction already reced have sold unto JAS. TAYLOR and his heirs Two hundred acres of land part of Sixteen hundred Sixty and three acres granted unto EDWIN THACKER by Patent dated the 20th day of April 1687, scituate in Rappa County on the North side of Rappa River and bounded begining to be measured at a corner red Oake of sd TAYLORs land and mining thence South West by WAGGONERs line to a Hickory and Pine on a Brow of a valley, thence North West to another line of WAGGONERs to a Stake between two marked red Oakes on a Hill on West side a branch, thence SouthWest to JAMES BOUGHANs line to a Hickory and red Oak, thence by his line of marked trees East to the land of the abovesd Mr. JAMES TAYLER, thence by his land North West to the place it began being bounded round with lines of marked trees and also all profitts and appertinances unto sd Two hundred acres of land as all the right to which the sd EDWIN THACKER have to the same To have and to hold unto JAMES TAYLER without the lett of sd EDWIN THACKER In Witness to all the above premises the sd EDWIN THACKER hath set his hand and seal the day and year first above mentioned
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in the presents of us
      RICHD. JOHNSON, EDWIN THACKER
      JONATHAN FISHER
      Recognitr in Cur Comt Rappa 1 die 8iber 1690
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      1689-1692 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 8; [Antient Press]; Page 196
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I MARY TAYLOR Wife of JAMES TAYLOR of Parish of St. Stephens in County of NEW KENT do by these presents appoint my loving Bro: THO: WHEELER, my true and lawful! Attorney for me to acknowledge unto JOHN WAGONER in Rappa Court all my right of Dower I have to one hundred acres of land according to a Deed under the hand & seal of my sd Husband bearing date the 4th of this Instant June holding firme what my said Attorney shall do as if I myself were personally present as Witness my hand and seal this 1st day of June 1690
      Signed sealed and delivered in the presents of us
      THOMAS WHITE, MARY TAYLOR
      JONATHAN FISHER
      Recognitr in Cur Com Rappa 1 die 8ber 1690
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      1689-1692 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 8; [Antient Press]; Page 196-198
      THIS INDENTURE made the first day of 8ber One thousand Six hundred and Eighty and nine and in the second yeare of the Reigne of our Sovereign Lord and Lady Wm. & Mary &c. Between EDWIN THACKER of Parish of Christ Church in County of MIDLESEX of one part and ANDREW WAGONER and JAMES WAGONER of the Parish of South Farnham in County of Rappa of other part Witnesseth that EDWIN THACKER for the full quantitie of Two thousand five hundred and twenty pounds of sweet seated Tobb to me in hand paid by these presents have sold unto ANDREW WAGONER and JAMES WAGONER their heirs Two hundred acres of land in Rappa County on the South side of Rappa River being part of Fifteen hundred & sixty three acres granted unto EDWIN THACKER by Patent dated the 20th day of Apl. 1687 begining at three Oake saplins in JOHN MEADORs line of marked tees on a Hill on East side a branch and thence alonge sd line West by North by the land of Mr. HENRY AWBREY to two corner trees, thence by his line South by West to a corner white Oake of sd AWBURYs on a level!, thence South East by a marked line to a corner Hickory and Pine on the brow of a vally, thence North East to One hundred and five acres of land belonging to sd MEADOR by a red Oake and thence North by East along sd land to the place it began being bounded in with lines of marked trees and also all profitts belonging to sd Two hundred acres of land and all the rights which sd EDWIN THACKER had to the same To have and to hold the sd Two hundred acres of land with all the premises unto ANDREW WAGONER and JAMES WAGONER their heirs and assigns forever In Witness thereof sd EDWIN THACKER hath sett his hand and seal
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in the presents of us
      THO: HUCLECOTT, EDWIN THACKER
      JOHN MEADOR
      Recognitr in Cur Comt Rappa 1 die 8ber 1690
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      1689-1692 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 8; [Antient Press]; Page 267-268
      THIS INDENTURE made this seventh day of October 1691 Between EDWIN THACKER of MIDDLESEX COUNTY in Virginia of one part and SYMO: COPNELL of Rappa County of other part Witnesseth that the sd EDWIN THACKER in consideracon of Eighteen hundred pounds of good sweet sented Tobb: already payed by sd SYMON COPNELL have granted unto sd SYMON COPNELL his heirs One hundred & fifty acres of land being in sd County of Rappa, being part of Fifteen hundred and sixty three acres granted unto sd EDWIN TRACKER by Patent dated the 20th day of April 1687 Begining to be measured at a red Oake corner of Mr. HENRY AWBREYs lands and runing thence South West to a great white Oake on a brow by the HOLLY BRANCH, thence South East to a corner of JOHN GATEWOOD land to two corner trees, thence by his line South East to two Oakes, thence North by East to the land of sd Mr. HEN: AWBREY to two saplings thence by his line West by North to a corner of sd Mr. AWBREYs and lastly South by West to the begining place and also all profits belonging unto the sd One hundred and fifty acres of land with all rights which the sd EDWIN THACKER hath by force of the Patent or otherwise with all the priviledges unto the sd SYMON COPNELL his heirs and assigns from henceforth forever subject nevertheless to the quit rents which shall row due unto their Majties. their heirs & Successors and further sd EDWIN THACKER doth grant that he the sd SYMON COPNELL his heirs shall at all times occupie the one hundred and fifty acres of land with the premises without the lett or the sd EDWIN THACKER his heirs or any other persons In Witness whereof the sd EDWIN THACKER
      hash hereunto sett his hand and seal
      Signed sealed and delivered in the presents of us
      HEN: BAUGHAN, EDWIN THACKER
      LEONARD CHAMBERLANE
      Recognitr in Cur Comt Rappa 7 die 1691

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      1694-1703 Middlesex County, Virginia Deed Book 2, Part 3 [Antient Press]; Page 68)
      THIS INDENTURE made the seventh day of Aprill 1690 And in the Second year of ye Reign of our Lord and Lady William and Mary Betweene HENRY THACKER of the Parrish of Christ Church in the County of Middlesex and ELIZABETH his Wife of the one part and EDWIN THACKER of the Parish and County aforesaid Wittnesseth that the said Henry Thacker & Elizabeth his Wife for the sume of one hundred pounds Sterling current money of England hath sold unto the said Edwin Thacker his heires a certain tract of land given by JOHN PAINE SENR, late of RAPPAHANNOCK COUNTY Deced unto ANN PAINE his Daughter the said late Wife of his Sonn JOHN PAINE JUNR. deced for and dureing the said Ann Paines natural] life and after her decease unto the childe then in hir Womb begotten by his said Sonne John Paine which said Childe is Elizabeth Thacker Wife of Henry Thacker aforesaid the said tract of land situate in Rappahannock County (blurred) Pepeticke Creeke beginning at the corner tree of WILLIAM LANE thence South to a red oak by a Marsh through the said Marsh to the said Creeke soe running up the Northern most course towards the land called Jetland until it meets with a line of marked trees which devides the said tract of land formerly in the occupation of DAVID WARREN to the place where it began according to the Deed given by the said John Paine Sent. unto his said Daughter in Law and childe dated the 23th day of March 1670,
      In presence of EDWARD THOMAS, Henry Thacker
      JAMES CURTIS, JOHN SMITH Eliza. Thacker
      Md. That at a Court held for Middx. County the 7th of April 1690 the above named came into Court and acknowledged ye above Deed to be his Act & Deed & also came Mrs. Eliza Thacker and being privately examined does freely relinquish all hir right of Dower to the same
      Novembr: 11th 1695 Recordat Test JO VAUSE Cl Middx
      Record EDWIN THACKER Cl Cur Court Middx
      TO ALL CHRISTIAN PEOPLE I EDWIN THACKER of Middlesex County doe for one hundred pounds Sterling paid doe hereby confirme unto the said HENRY THACKER and ELIZA. THACKER his Wife and the Survivor of them every part and parcel] of this deed and the land within mentioned and that FRANCES THACKER my Wife shall at any time acknowledge in Court her third of Dower to the same. In Wittness whereof I have put my hand and Seale this fifth day of July 1695
      In presence of us EDWIN CONWAY, Edwin Thacker
      C: C: THACKER
      Att a Court held for the County of Middlesex the 11th of November 1695
      Then personally appeared Edwin Thacker and acknowledged the above assignment to be his act & deed
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      1693-1694 Essex County, Virginia Deed, Will & Order Book; [Antient Press]; Page 290-292
      TO ALL &c. Whereas &c. Now know yee that I the said FRANCIS NICHOLSON Esqr. &c. do with the consent of the Council! of State accordingly give and grant unto THOMAS HICKMAN Four hundred twenty eight acres of land on the South side of Rappa: River in the County of RAPPAE: and on the North side of a great Swamp that runeth into PEANKETANK RIVER bounded as followeth (vizt) Beginning at a marked white Oake standing on the said Swamp side and adjoyning to the land of ANTHONY JACKMAN, thence extending North Easterly forty degrees three hundred ninety eight poles alongst the line of marked trees of the said ANTHONY JACKMANs Land unto a corner marked white Oake, thence North West one hundred ninety one poles to a corner marked white Oake adjoyning to the land of Mr. GEORGE MARSH, thence South West three hundred twenty pole alongst the line of marked trees of the said MARSH his Land to a corner marked Pohickory standing on the aforesd Swamp side according to its several! courses and bounded by the Maine Run in the midst of ye said Swamp unto the place whare it first began; the sd land being formerly granted unto RICHARD BREDGAR by Patent dated ye 19th of September 1664, and by him deserted, and is since granted to ye said THOMAS HICKMAN by Order of the Genl. Court dated at JAMES CITY ye 28th day of October 1691, And is due by and for ye importacon of nine persons &c. To have and to hold &c., To be held &c., yealding & paying &c., provided &c., dated ye 20th day of Aprill Ano: Dom; 1692
      Exam. p WILLIAM COLE, Secr: FR: NICHOLSON
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I THOMAS HICKMAN of KING and QUEEN County for & in consideracon of Two thousand pounds of good sweet sented tobo: & caske to me in hand well & truely paid do sell & set over unto EDWIN THACKER of MIDDLESEX County his heires and assignes ye within menconed Patent and the land contained therein according to ye course distances and bounds therein exprest and also all profits & appurtenances thereunto belonging as all right and interest which I have to ye same by force of this menconed Patent or otherwise and the said THOMAS HICKMAN for himselfe his heires doth promise that ye sd EDWIN THACKER his heires shall at all times forever hereafter hold & enjoy ye within menconed land without the interuption of the said THOMAS HICKMAN his heires and that ye said THOMAS HICKMAN will acknowledge this Deed in Essex County Court when thereunto required In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand & seale this 11 day of December Ano Dom 1693
      Signed sealed & delivered in ye presence of us
      JNO. BA1TAILE THO: HICKMAN
      RO: BROOKE
      At a Court held for Essex County xbr: ye 11th: 1693
      The above named THOMAS HICKMAN appeared and acknowledged ye above specific contents to be his act & deed, ye same was ordered to be recorded
      Vered Recordatr: Test FRA: MERIWETHER, Cl Cur
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I EDWIN TRACKER doe by these presents sell assigne and confirme unto WILLIAM MOUNTECOUGH his heires & assignes ye within menconed Patent & the Land therein contained in as full & ample manner as the same is assigned to me being for a valuable consideracon already received and I ye said EDWIN TRACKER do further grant & agree that he the said WM. MOUNTECOUGH his heirs at all time forever hereafter have & enjoy the within menconed land and all its rights & appurtenances without the trouble or interruption of the said EDWIN TRACKER his heires or any persons whatsoever claiming under him In Witness whereof the said EDWIN THACKER hash here set his hand and seal this 11th day of June 1694
      Signed sealed & delivered in pr:sence of
      JOHN HAILE EDWIN THACKER
      HENRY H REEVES
      At a Court held for Essex County June ye 11th: Ano Dom 1694
      The above named EDWIN TRACKER appeared and acknowledged the above specified contents to be his real act & deed, ye same was ordered to be recorded
      Vere Recordatr: Test FRA: MERIWETHER, Cl Cur

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      1694-1703 Middlesex County, Virginia Deed Book 2, Part 3 [Antient Press]; Page 126)
      THIS INDENTURE made ye Nineteenth day of May 1696 Betweene JOHN CURTIS of ye County of Middlesex Gent Son & Heir of JOHN CURTIS late of the said County Deced of one part and EDWIN THACKER of ye said County Wittnesseth that the said John Curtis for sume of four thousand pounds of good sweet sented Tobacco hath sold unto the said Edwin Thacker his heires Six hundred acres of land in Middlesex County formerly LANCASTER COUNTY situated at ye head of Nimcock Creeke beginning on a small creek known by the name of Holobush Swamp Creeke and runing up Nimcock Creek North West, down Holobush East North East the said land being formerly granted unto the above said John Curtis deced by a Patent beareing date at JAMES CITTY the fifth day of March 1662
      In presence of us SIMON JANSEN, John Curtis
      EDWARD SYDEN, ANN INGROM
      Att a Court held for the County of Middlesex the fifth day of June 1696
      John Curtis acknowledged the within Deed together wth the Endorsement of the delivery of ye within land to be his act & deed wch: said Deed and Endorsemt: was admitted to record by order of Court
      1693-1694 Essex County, Virginia Deed, Will & Order Book; [Antient Press]; Page 231-233
      TO ALL TO WHOM these presents shall come, I FRANCIS NICHOLSON Esqr., their Majts. Lieut. Governr. of Virginia send Greeting. Whereas his late Majt. King Charles the second hath been graciously pleased by his Royal Letter under ye Great Seale of England bearing date at Westminster ye tenth day of October in the Eight and twentieth yeare of his Reign amongst other things confirme the priviledge of granting Fifty acres of land for every person imported into this Colony of Virginia; Now know yee that I the said FRANCIS NICHOLSON Esqr. their Majties, Lieut. Governr: &c, doe with the advice and consent of the Councill of State accordingly give and grant unto THOMAS HICKMAN Four hundred twenty eight acres of land on the South side of Rappa: River in the County of RAPPA: and on the North side of a great Swamp that runeth into PEANKETANKE RIVER bounded as followeth (vizt) begining at a marked white Oake standing on the Swamp side and adjoyning to the land of ANTHONY JACKMAN, thence extending North Easterly forty degrees three hundred ninety eight poles alongst ye line of marked trees of the said ANTHONY JACKMANs Land to a corner white Oak adjoyning to the Land of Mr. GEORGE MARSH, thence South West three hundred twenty pole alongst ye line of marked trees of the said MARSH his land to a corner marked Pohickory standing on the aforesd. Swampside according to the severall courses & bounded by the Main Runn in the midst of the said Swamp unto the place where it first began; the said Land being formerly granted unto RICHD. BREDGAR by Patent dated the 19th of September 1664 and by him deserted, And is since granted to the sd THOMAS HICKMAN by Order of the General! Court dated at JAMES CITY the 28th: of October 1691, And is due for ye importacon of Nine persons into this Colony whose names are in the Record menconed under this Patent; To have and to hold ye sd land with his due share of all mines and mineralls with all rights of hunting hawking fishing and fowling wth: all woods waters & rivers with all profitts belonging to the said Land to him the sd THOMAS HICKMAN his heires forever, in as large & ample manner as hath been allowed since the first Plantacon, To be held of our Sovereigne Lord & Lady, ye King & Queen, paying for every fifty acres of land thereby granted at the feast of St. Michael the Archangel ye fee Rent of One shilling yearly according to the Instructions of the 12th of September 1662, provided if ye sd THOMAS HICKMAN doe not seat or plant thereon within three yeares next ensueing date hereof, then it may be lawful! for any Adventurer or Planter to make choice thereof and seate thereon, Given under my hand and the Seale of the Colony ye 29th: day of Aprill Ano Dom 1692
      Exa. p WILLIAM COLE Secr. FR: NICHOLSON
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I THOMAS HICKMAN of KING and OMEN County for two thousand pounds of good sweet sented tobacco and cesque to me in hand truly paid and for divers other causes sell and set over to EDWIN THACKER of MIDDLESEX County his heires and assignes the within mentioned Pattent and the land conteined and mentioned therein according to the Courses distances and bounds therein exprest, and also all profitts and appurtenances thereunto belonging as all the right and interest which I have to the same hereby granted land by force of the within mentioned Patent or otherwise. And the said THOMAS HICKMAN for himself his heires doth grant with the said EDWIN THACKER in manner and forme following (vizt) that he said EDWIN THACKER his heires at all times forever hereafter hold the within mentioned lands without the trouble of said THOMAS HICKMAN his heires or any of them, and that the said THOMAS HICKMAN will acknowledge this Deed or Assignment in Essex County Court when thereunto required to the end the same may be entred upon the Records of the said Court and receive full strength and virtue thereby. In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seale this 1lth day of December Ano. Dom 1693
      Signed sealed & delivered in the pr:sence of us
      JOHN BATTAILE THOMAS HICKMAN
      ROBT: BROOKE
      At a Court held for Essex County xbr: ye llth; Anno Dom 1693
      The above named THOMAS HICKMAN appeared and acknowledged the above specified contents to be his real act and deed, the same was ordered to be recorded
      Vere Recordatr. Test FRA: MERIWETHER, Cl Cur
      pp. Essex County ss. October ye 11th: 1693
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      1693-1694 Essex County, Virginia Deed, Will & Order Book; [Antient Press]; Page 301)
      At a Court held for Essex County February ye 13th day of August 1694
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that wee EDWIN THACKER of MIDDLESEX County and FRA: MERIWETHER of Essex County are held and firmly bound unto our Sovereigne Lord and Lady, ye King and Queen, their heires and Successors in the summe of Twenty thousand pounds of good sound merchantable tobacco and caske to ye true payment wee bind ourselves Witness our hands this 13th day of August Ano: Dom 1694
      The Condicon of this obligacon is such that whereas ye above named EDWIN THACKER has this day obteyned a Lycense for his MARRIAGE with Mrs. FRANCES DAINGERFIELD; Now if there shall be no lawfull cause to obstruct ye said Marriage; Then ye above obligacon to be void otherwise to stand in full force and vertue
      Signed and delivered in pr:sence of us
      MARY WELLS EDWIN THACKER
      JOHANA SHEPPHERD FRA: MERIWETHER
      (On Margin: 1729 minus 1694 equal 35)
      Vere Recordatr. Test RA: MERIWETHER, Cl Cur
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      1701-1704 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book; [Antient Press]; Page 134
      KNOW ALL MEN by these pr:sents that I EDWIN THACKER of MIDDLESEX County for Seven hundred pounds of sweet scented tobo: to me in hand paid by WILLIAM COMPTON of Essex County hath sold and confirmed unto the said WILLIAM COMPTON his heires & assignes Fifty acres of land in Essex County bounded with ye land of AWBREY, the land of THOMAS TODD and the land of SIMON COPNALL lying betweene there lines of marked trees and also all profitts and appurtenances unto ye sd Fifty acres of land belonging and appertaining as also the right and interest which I the said EDWIN THACKER hath to ye land unto WILLIAM COMPTON his heires and assignes & further I the sd EDWIN THACKER for my selfe my heires grant that he ye sd WILLIAM COMPTON his heires & assignes shall at all times hereafter hold and enjoy the sd land without the trouble of me the said EDWIN THACKER my heires or assignes In Witness whereof I have sett my hand and seale this 24th day of February 1702/3
      Signed sealed & delivered in the prsence of
      JOHN DAINGERFIELD EDWIN THACKER
      JOHN DAINGERFIELD
      WM. DAINGERFIELD by vertue of a Letter of Attorney (proved by the oaths of JNO. DAINGERFIELD SENR. & JNO: DAINGERFIELD JUNR,) from EDWIN THACKER acknowledged this Deed of Sale to WILLIAM COMPTON in Essex County Court ye 10th day of March 1702 &ye same is truely recorded
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      1704-1707 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 12, Part 2; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 345-347.
      7 Feb 1706/7 Thomas Tinsley of Essex County to Mr. Richard Kemp of Middlesex County for divers causes
      1400 Acres in Essex County being a divident granted unto Thomas Tinsley by patent 26 April 1704....line of Mr. Edwin Thacker's point in a fork of a branch of Mattapony
      Thomas Tinsley
      Sarah Tinsley

      Wit Robert Cooke, John Willis
      (Sarah release dower)
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=2&last=&g_p=G3&coll ection=NN Grant
      Title Muse, John, Jr.
      Publication 7 June 1703.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Westmoreland County.
      Description: 360 acres lying in the counties of Richmond and Westmoreland. Beg.g &c in the main swamp of Rappahanock Creek. Adjoins land of Edwin Thacker.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 3, 1703-1710, p. 2 (Reel 288).
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      1666-1679 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 6; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 179
      EDWIN THACKER & CHICHELEY CORBIN THACKER. 844-3/8 acs.. bet. Rappa. & Potomeck Rivers; on a gr. sw. of Rappa. Cr; 26 Sept. 1678, p. 657. Beg. at John Buttler. Wm. Seargan & Joane Clarke; &c. Trans. of 16 pers: Eliz. Larrett, Seayward Bearfeild. Jno. Goodman, Jos. Rutford, Reb, Yates, Tho, Cooper. Jno. Oxly. Margtt, Massey, Jno. Dully. Wm. Hunt. Isa. Davis Mary Straton. Fran. Bryant. Geo. Palmer, Alice Hall, Roger Bagwell.
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      1679-1689 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 7; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 307
      MR. EDWIN THACKER, 1563 acs., Rappa. Co; S. side Rappa. Riv., bet. the maine Sw. of Piscataway Cr. & maine Sw. of Hoskins Cr., but touching on neither; 20 Apr. 1687, p. 564. Beg. on S. side the Rowling Path, adj. 5100 acs. granted Mr. Henry Awbery, 19 May 1677; along line of Vaughan; to James Tayler; on Jno. Evans; to John Medor, &c. Trans. of 32 pen: Robt. Bennet, Robt. Heading, Geo. Bullock, Samll. Coleham, Hugh Piper, James Grinvill, Jno. Billing, Mark Silly, Wm. Courmey, Tho. Hoblin, Jno. Dernam, Jno. Burgess, James Wry, Jno. Clarfield, Ridgby North, Peter Courtney, Richd. Prideaux, Charles Grill, Jonathan Laws, Arundel, Jonas Rashley, Francis Buller, Jno. Elliott, Wm, Seawen, Wm. Cotten. Jno. Speckott, Humph. Noy, Tho. Robinson, Arthur Spry, Walter Kendall (or Hendall), Richd. Gibbs, Adam Ellis.
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      1689-1695 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 8; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 372
      EDWIN THACKER, 210 acs., Middlesex Co., on N. side of Peanketanck Riv., 24 Oct. 1691, p. 208. Beg. at Mr. Geo. Keible; to the Green Glead Br., &c. Granted Geo. Keible, 29 Jan. 1663. deserted, & now granted by order, &c. Imp. of 5 pers: Wm. Oliver, Wm. Rose, Chris. Harrum, Daniel Trigg, Margaret Heal.
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      1695-1706 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 9; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 2
      MR. EDWIN THACKER, of Middlesex Co., 2634 acs., Essex Co; on brs. of Portobago, Cockelshell Cr., & Tucka-hoe; 25 Oct. 1695, p. 7. Adj. Cornelious Wood; & John Amis; on br. of Occupation, &c. Imp, of 53 pers: John Dick, Henry Basford, Eliza. Sebright, Wm. Hawkins, James Shurley, Jno. Sherrick, Peter Simpson, Henry Carver, Sarah Johnson, Mary Grant, Edwd. Rowsey, Saml. Rogers, Ja. Blanchard, Peter Cornwell, Jno. Ellis, Nicho. Fairwether, Tho. Sanders, Peter Foster, Jno. Abbott, Saml. Anderson, Rachel! Johnson, Sarah Man, Hannah Richeson, Eliza. Dew, Martha Stockwell; & 7 Negroes*; Tamady, Tuno, Fldra, Roger, Sampson, Dido, Jenny, Mall, Curro, Dan, Tom, Mingo, Jack, Die, Peter, Jenny, Will, Hector, Felix, Guy, Namadi; (Negroes ?).
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      1695-1706 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 9; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 17
      EDWYN THACKER, 400 acs., K. & Q. Co., in St. Stephen's Par; in Mattapony. freshes; 28 Oct. 1697, p. 124. Beg, at Capt. Wm, Smith, by the Town branch; to land of Price (?) & Ball; by Col. Goodrich; on Indian Path, to Capt. Smith, &c. Granted Richd. Tunstall, 30 Oct. 1686, deserted, & now granted by order, &c. Trans. of 8 pers:
      Adam Jones, Cha, Banks, Wm. Russell, Jane Finch, Mary Armstrong, Asmell Allen, Eliza, Crisp. James Spinks.
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      1695-1706 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 9; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 40
      MR. EDWIN THACKER, 300 acs., Middlesex Co., 7 Nov. 1700, p. 296. Beg. by the green br. or glade; to land formerly Keeble's, now Armistead's; on N. side of the main roade near the lower Chappell; to Mr. John Nicholls; & along land Wm. Churchhill, Gent., bought of Pool, &c. 210 acs. granted George Keeble, 29 Jan. 1663, deserted, & granted sd. Thacker, 24 Oct. 1691, deserted, & granted John Everitt, 24 Oct. 1694, who assigned to sd. Thacker, 3 Dec. 1694 & granted him by patent 29 Apr. 1695, deserted, & granted Tobias Mickleburrough, 26 Oct. 1699, who conveyed to sd. .Thacker, 3 Feb. 1699; 75 acs. over plus, due for Imp. of 2 pers: Catherine Jones, Mary Churchle.
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      1695-1706 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 9; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 59
      EDWIN THACKER, 153 acs., Middlesex Co., 25 Apr. 1702, p. 449. Beg. on the forke of a br. issueing into the Green Sw., near land of Henry Wood, Esqr; adj. John Bourck; & land of Mr. Richard Willis. Granted John Sear, 23 Apr. 1688, deserted, & granted Wm. Bristow, 20 Oct. 1691, deserted, & now granted by order, &c. Trans. of 3 pers: Drvid Nicholls, John Looffone, Thomas Hcecroft (or Holcroft).
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