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

James Sleet

Male 1712 - Aft 1742  (> 31 years)


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  • Name James Sleet 
    Born 1712  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1742  St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I40683  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2022 

    Family Euphan Smith,   b. Abt 1716, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1780, St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married 5 Jan 1733  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Marriages of Virginia Residents Vol II, Part III, Surnames R-S
      Page: 182
    Children 
     1. Weedon Sleet,   b. 1733, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1773, Orange County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)  [natural]
     2. John Sleet,   b. 1735, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1777, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 43 years)  [natural]
     3. Finlason Sleet,   b. Aft 1742, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1810, Clark County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 68 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F25390  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1735-1738 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Order Book; [Antient Press];
      Spotsylvania County Court December 1735
      - On the Petition of JOHN GORDON JUNR. against JAMES SLEET for Two punds fifteen shillings and six pence half penny currt. money by Accot., the same being agreed, Therefore ordered that the suit be dismist
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      1742-1743 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 7; [John Frederick Dorman]; Pages 87-88.
      28 Jan. 1742 [1743]. James McColough of Orange County, planter, to John Sears of same, Gent. Mortgage to secure payment of £13.10.- current money by 25 December next. One feather bed and furniture, one flock bed and furniture, one poplar chest, one large iron pott and two small ones, three pair of pott hooks, two gallon basons and two small ones, seventin pans, one looking glass, one old frying pan, a pair of fire tongs, a fire shovel, one brass ladle, and one iron Do, one smoothing iron, one gun, one iron candlestick, one gelding, a saddle and bridle, two pewter dishes and nine plates.
      James McColough
      Wit: Wm. Jones, John Quin, James Sleet.
      27 Jan. 1742 [1743]. Proved by John Quin and Wm. Jones.

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