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

Thomas Stubblefield

Male Abt 1720 - 1758  (~ 38 years)


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  • Name Thomas Stubblefield 
    Birth Abt 1720  Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 16 Feb 1758  Culpeper County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I41684  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

    Father George Stubblefield,   b. 1675, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1715, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 41 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne Nash,   b. Abt 1679 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F21374  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen Hackley,   b. Abt 1720, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Abt 1791, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Marriage 1746  King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. George Stubblefield,   b. Abt 1740, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1779, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 40 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. James Stubblefield,   b. Abt 1750, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 17 Feb 1777, Culpeper County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 27 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Frances Stubblefield,   b. Abt 1752, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1833, 'Green Bank', Fredericksburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 81 years)  [Father: natural]
     4. Elizabeth Stubblefield,   b. Bef 1756, St. Mark's Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1777, St. Mark's Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 21 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F21477  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
    • Title Stubblefield, Thomas.
      Publication 1758
      Gen. note Part of index to Culpeper County Wills and Administrations (1749 - 1800)
      Note Page 179. Inv. rec. Oct. 19, 1758.
      Page 461-462. Accounts rec. 13. Apr. 1768.
      Page 174-176. Will pro. 16 Feb. 1758.
      Note Will Book B 1770-1783 (Reel 31)
      Will Book A, 1749-1770 (Reel 31
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      1749-1770 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book A; [Sparacio]; Page 174-175
      In the Name of God Amen. I THOMAS STUBBLEFIELD of Parish of Saint Mark in County of Culpeper being sick and weak but in Mind and Memory as sound as usual .. I do therefore make this my last Will and Testament my soul I recommend to Almighty God who gave it .. my body I commit to the Earth therein to be decently interred at the discretion of my beloved Wife whom I appoint Executrix of this my Will .. It is my will and desire that my funeral charges & just debts shall be paid out of my Estate and the remaining part of my Estate real and personal I leave to the care of my beloved Wife ELLEN STUBBLEFIELD to be by her kept for the support and education of my children and it is my desire that she bring them up and educate them in such manner as my Estate will afford, until my Eldest son GEORGE STUBBLEFIELD shall come to lawful age, And then it is my desire that he shall receive his share of my Estate (my lots of land Excepted) in proportion to the number of my children including my wife with them and the remaining part to continue in my wifes possession till my next child shall arrive at lawful age and then a division to be made as before & in like manner. It is my will that each of my children shall receive their respective shares of my Estate as soon as they shall come to lawful age, and that then my wife shall retain the remainder & enjoy the same during her life & after her decease to be equally divided between my children but in case my wife should die before my son George Stubblefield should come to lawful age then it is my desire that my Brother in Law LOT HACKLEY shall execute this my will & take care of my children in the manner above directed until my son George Stubblefield shall arrive to Lawful age & then it is my will that my Brother in Laws Executorship shall cease & determine and my son George Stubblefield shall take upon the Execution of my Will in the same manner as my Wife is directed in case she should live to perform the same. And it is my desire that my Estate not be appraised nor my Wife obliged to give security for the Execution of my Will. I leave to my beloved Wife Ellen Stubblefield during her natural life my two lots of land and after her decease I give the lot whereon I now live to my son George Stubblefield & the other lot which lies in Orange County I give to my son JAMES STUBBLEFIELD and it is my desire that in case any of my children should marry before they are to receive their part or parts of my Estate & should die & leave a child or children lawfully begotten then such child or children shall have such part or share of my Estate as the Father or Mother would or might receive in case he or she or they were living at the time such division is to be made In Testimony whereof this 28th day of May 1757.
      Presence: WM. GREEN, Thomas Stubblefield
      WM. BALL, GEO, WETHERALL
      At Court held for County of Culpeper on Thursday the 16th day of February 1758
      This last Will and Testament of Thomas Stubblefield Gent. deceased was this day Exhibited to the Court by ELIN STUBBLEFIELD Widow & Executrix therein named which was proved by the oaths of witnesses and ordered to be recorded and on her motion Certificate is granted her for Obtaining a Probat thereof she having first taken the oath directed by Law the sd Testator directed that she should not give Bond & security & that his Estate should not be appraised.
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      1749-1770 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book A; [Sparacio]; Page 179
      Inventory of the Estate of THOMAS STUBBLEFIELD decd .. 15 negroes, six beds and furniture, and one new book case & desk .. (and continues listing household items including a large Bible, 1 Baileys Dictionary, 1 Common Prayer Book, a parcel of old books, 6073 lb of Tobacco, 170 barrills of Corn, 3600 weight of Pork & a case of Lancets .. three suits of clothes & one hat, 8 hides of leather) .
      October 19th 1758 ELLIN STUBBLEFIELD
      Returned into Court and ordered to be recorded.
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      1770-1783 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book B; [Dorothy Ford Wulfeck];
      Appraisal and Division of Estate of Capt. Thomas Stubblefield. Recorded 16 Nov., 1772.
      Legatees: Mrs. Elonder Underwood, relict of Capt. Thomas Stubblefield, dec'd., James Stubblefield, Elizabeth Long wife of Gabriel Long, Miss Mary Stubblefield. Made by Benjamin Roberts, Lawrence Slaughter and John Gray.
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      1735-1752 King George Co VA Deed Book; Page 180 -181
      Indenture made 1st May 1747 between THOMAS STUBBLEFIELD County King George & ELLIN his wife Late Widdow of ROBERT DONIPHAN of King George County Deceas'd of one part & MOTT DONIPHAN of County Stafford •• Whereas Robert Doniphan in his lifetime during Coverture between him & said Ellen was seized of tract on North side Rappahannock River Brunswick Parish .. joining lands now in possession GEORGE NORTON Gent. & Heirs of WILLIAM THORNTON Gent. Deceas'd now in possession SAMUEL DONNE Gent. whereof &wherein said Ellin is by Law Intituled to her Dower .. This Indenture Witnesseth for sum Eighty pounds current money of Virginia quit claim unto Mott Doniphan all manner of Dower
      Presence Jno. Hamilton, Thomas Stubblefield
      James Hackley, Wm. Smith Ellin x Stubblefield
      At a court held 1st May 1747 .. Release of Dower . at Instance of ANDERSON DONIPHAN in behalf of said Mott Doniphan admitted to record.
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      1749-1759 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Will Book B; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      STUBBLEFIELD, GEORGE, Gentl., Spotsylvania, Co., d. Sept. 11, 1751, Page June 2, 1752.
      Wit. W. Robinson; Agatha Robinson, Jo. Brock.
      Ex. brother, Thomas Stubblefield;
      wife, Catharine Stubblefield;
      friend, Majr. Rice Curtis, Junr.
      Leg. son, George, land and plantation whereon I now live, which I bought of Edward Herndon, Junr., also 100 acres adjoining which I bought of James Riddle;
      son, Henry, land which I bought of Mr. Joseph Brock;
      sons, Beverley and Robert;
      wife, Catharine and the child she now goes with. Page 109)
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      1749-1770 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book A; [Sparacio];
      In the Name of God Amen. I EDWARD STUBBLEFIELD of St. Marks Parrish and County of Culpeper Virga. being of sound mind and memory .. doe constitute this my last Will and Testament .. Imprimis I reoomend my Sole to God who gave it .. my body to be buried by dereckshon of my Wife and what worldly goods .. I give and bequeath as followeth.
      1st I bequeath to my loving Wife ELENER STUBBLEFIELD one Mollater woman named Cate also one molotter bay named will.
      2d. I give and bequeath to my Daughter ANN STUBBLField one molatter gar none by the name of Fillis two cows and calves one young mare two sows and piggs: my Jiners tools I give and bequeath to my Brother THOMAS STUBBLEFIELD provided he pays my Wife Elener Stubblefield six pounds other ways if he think not well to pay her the six pounds my desire is that my Wife shall sell them Further my will and desire is what children that shall be born to the Mollato woman Cate after my decease may be equally divided between my wife and child Further my will end desire is that after my debts be payed that all the residue of my Estate I give and bequeath to my loving wife Elener Stubblefield to dispose of as she shall think fit. Lastly I doe hereby appoint my loving wife Elener Stubblefield Exx. and my Brother Thos. Stubblefield and my Brother in Law LEWIS DAVIS YANCEY Extors. of this my last Will and Testament. In Witness whereof .. the nineteenth day of October 1750.
      Test CHARS. KAVANAUGH, Edward—f — Stubblefield
      FP,ANS. SLAUGHTER JUNR.,
      RICHARD COVINGTON, WILLIAM NEWBILL.
      At a Court held for County of Culpeper on Thursday the 21st day of March 1750
      This last Will and Testament of Edward Stubblefield was proved by the oaths .. of three of the witnesses thereto and ordered to be recorded and being sworn to by Elener Stubblefield one of the Executors therein named Certificate is granted her for obtaining a Probat thereof she having given security as the Law directs Liberty being reserved to the other Executors therein mentioned to Joyn in the Probat when they shall think fit.
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      1749-1770 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book A; [Sparacio]; Page 110
      A Just and true account of the Estate of ANN STUBBLEFIELD Orphan of EDWARD STUBBLEFIELD decd came to my hands ( mentions only a molatto girl named Phillis of about six years of age and two cows & calves) ... .
      The above is an account of an the Estate of Ann Stubblefield as yet come to my hands October 17th 1754. THOMAS STUBBLEFIELD
      At Court held for County of Culpeper on Thursday the 17th day October 1754
      This Account was Exhibited into Court and sworn by Thomas Stubblefield and ordered to be recorded.

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