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

William Goad

Male 1693 - 1733  (~ 39 years)


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  • Name William Goad 
    Born Aug 1693  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Jan 1732/33  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I42391  Tree1
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 

    Father Abraham Goad,   b. 10 May 1667, Old Rappahannock (Richmond) County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1734, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Catherine Williams,   b. Between 1666 and 1674, Moratico Creek, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1741, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1682  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18316  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary MNU Goad,   b. Abt 1697, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1736, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Married Abt 1713  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Goad,   b. 29 Jan 1717/18, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Anne Goad,   b. 15 Mar 1710/11, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F26243  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      1699-1709 Richmond County, Virginia Wills and Inventories [Robert K. Headley, jr.];
      Smyth, William. 9 Feb, 1699 -- 2 October, 1700.
      To Abrabam Goard and his sons John and William, and daughter Catherine Goard;
      Hanna Goard, the daughter of Abraham and Katherine Goard;
      wife Eve Smyth to be ex-ecutrix;
      witnesses John Phillips, Richard Sandfoe, Margaret Doson Mountjoy;
      wife Mary executrix;
      witnesses John Kelley, Amy Kelley.
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      James Hughes 2005-12-09 14:15:47
      Smoot Family Association
      24 Apr 1704-04 Oct 1705. Richmond Co, Virginia Wills, f86r. Will of Eve SMITH. Grandson William and John GOAD; daughter Catherine to have her father, John WILLIAMS’ chest; granddaughter Hannah GOAD; exec. son Abraham GOAD; Wits: William DODSON, Charles DODSON, Sr., Anne DODSON. Inv., f90v, 5 Feb 1705/6 at the house of Abraham GOAD.
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      1721-1725 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 8; Part 2 [Antient Press]; Page 273-274
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that wee CATHERIN GOAD, Wife of ABR: GOAD and MARY GOAD, Wife of WM: GOAD, both of Richmond County and in the Parishof Farnham, doe appointe our trusty and well beloved Freind, THO: DEALL, for us and in our names to relinquish all our right of Dower of a certain p:cell of land sould by our said Husbands to WM: DOWNMAN and what our Attorney shall doe for us in the pmises shall be confirm'd by us as well as if our selves were p:sonally p:sent; Given under our hands this 1st day of March 1724/5
      Signed and Sealed in p:sents of us
      TRAS: DOWNMAN, CATHERINE mark GOAD
      JNO: GOAD MARY mark GOAD
      At a Court held for Richmond County the Third day of March 1724
      This Power of Attorney from CATHERINE GOAD and MARY GOAD to THOMAS DEALL was this day proved in open Court by the Oaths of TRAVERS DOWNMAN and JOHN GOAD, witnesses thereto, and admitted to Record
      Test M. BECKWITH Cl Cur
      THIS INDENTURE made the First day of March Anno Domini one thousand seven hundred and Twenty four in the 11th year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord George by the grace of God of Great Brittaine &c., King &c., Between ABRAHAM GOAD and WM. GOAD of Richmond County in Parish of Farnham of one part and WILLIAM DOWNMAN of Parish and County aforesd. of other part; Witnesseth that ABR: GOAD and WILLIAM GOAD in consideration One thousand Five hundred pounds of tobo: by sd. DOWNMAN paid by these presents doe bargaine and sell unto WM: DOWNMAN his heirs a parcell of land with appurtens: thereunto belonging sittuate in aforesd. Parish and County being part of a Devident of Land which WM. GOAD now lives on, Begining at a Stake standing in the head of a Branch on North side of WM. GOADs Plantation and in the line of FANTLEROYs thence along ye sd. line to a markt red Oak in the lineof FOWLERs, thence along sd. FOWLERs line which line was last survey'd by Collo. BARBER to a small red Oak, thence through a Skirt of Woods a strate line across ye sd. Plantation by a line of markt. Stakes to the first begining; To have and to hold the land and premises with appurtenances unto WM: DOWNMAN his heirs togeather with the right title clayme and Interest of ABRAHAM GOAD and WILLIAM GOAD in the parcel" of land; And ABR. GOAD and WM. GOAD and either of them their heirs shall at all times warrant save harmless and defend the parcel! of land with the full quantity which is now within the above bounds to WM. DOWNMAN his heirs aginst the lawfull claym of any person; In Witness whereof the parties first above mentioned to these presents have interchangably sett their hands and seals the day and year above written
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in the presents of
      TRAS: DOWNMAN ABRA; mark of GOAD
      JOHN GOAD WILLIAM GOAD
      At a Court held for Richmond County the Third day of March 1724
      ABRAHAM GOAD and WILLIAM GOAD came into Court and acknowledged this their Deed unto WILLIAM DOWNMAN which was admitted to Record; Also THOMAS BEALL, by vertue of a Power of Attorney from CATHERINE GOAD and MARY GOAD, the Wifes of said ABRAHAM GOAD and WILLIAM GOAD, to him in that behalfe made relinquished the said CATHERINE and MARYs Right of Dower in the Land conveyed in this Deed unto the said WILLIAM DOWNMAN which was admitted to Record
      Test M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur
      (The Memorandum of Livery of Seizin dated first day of March 1724 was witnessed by the same witnesses and recorded in same Court.)
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      1729-1733 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 8; Part 4 [Antient Press]; Page 519-520
      THIS INDENTURE made the first day of December Anno Domini one thousand seven hundred and twenty nine; in the Third year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord George the Second by the grace of God of Great Brittain &c., King
      &c., Between WILLIAM GOAD of Richmond County in Pish of Farnham of one part and WM: DOWNMAN of County and Pish aforesaid of other part; Witnesseth that WM, GOAD in consideracon of Two thousand pounds of lavfull tobacco by said DOWNMAN paid, the Rect. whereof said GOAD doe hereby acknowledge, hath and by these presents doe bargain and sell unto said DOWNMAN his heirs a p:cell of land with the appurtenances thereunto belonging scituate in the aforesaid County and Pish, it being part of a Dividend of land which said GOAD now lives on, Beginning at a corner red Oak saplin of said DOWNMANs land standing in the line of FOWLERs being on the Westermost side of said GOADs Plantation and running along said FOWLERs line being the line which was run by Coll, CHARLES BARBER down to the Main Swamp comonly called the BRYERY SWAMP, to a marked white Oak, thence up the middle of the said Swamp to the mouth of a Branch comonly called the said GOADS Spring Branch, thence up the Spring Branch to the Fork thereof near said GOADs Spring, thence up the Westermost Fork or Branch its several! courses to three marked young white Oaks standing in or near the said line of DOWNMANs, thence along said line to the corner standing in the line of FOWLERs to the place where it first began; to Enclude Forty five acres more or less: To have and to hold the land with appurtenances to said DOWNMAN his heirs and said GOAD by these p:sents for himselfe his heirs promise WILLIAM DOWNMAN his heirs that WM. GOAD and his heirs will warrant save harmless and defend the p:cell of land with the full quantity which is now within the above bounds against the lawfull claym and demand of every p:son; In Witness whereof the parties above men coned to these p:sents have interchangeably sett their hands and seals the day and year above written
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in the presents of
      GREENHAM, WILLIAM GOAD
      GEO: GLASCOCK
      At a Court held for Richmond County the Fourth day of February 1729
      WILLIAM GOAD came into Court and acknowledged this his Deed unto WILLIAM DOWNMAN which was admtted to Record
      Test M. BECKWITH, CI Cur
      Memorandum: That on the first clay of December in the year of our Lord God one thousand seven hundred and twenty nine, Livery of Seizen was made and possession of the within men coned land and p:mises given by WILLIAM GOAD to WILLIAM DOWNMAN the said GOAD going on the land and delivered the same to said DOWNMAN in the name
      of Turf and Twig in the presents of
      GREENHAM
      GEO. GLASCOCK
      At a Court held for Richmond County the Fourth day of February 17Z9
      WILLIAM GOAD in open Court acknowledged the above Livery of Seizen which was admitted to Record
      Test M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur

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