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

Robert Lovell

Male 1701 - 1788  (87 years)


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  • Name Robert Lovell  [1
    Born 1701  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Aug 1788  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4854  Tree1
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 

    Father Robert Lovell,   b. 1674, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1726, Westmoreland County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ursula MNU Nicholas,   b. Abt 1680, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1726, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 27 Apr 1698  Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3785  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah Marshall,   b. 1723, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1778, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 1743  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Robert Lovell,   b. Abt 1743, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1770, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 28 years)  [natural]
     2. William Lovell,   b. Abt 1744, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F3783  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Anne Martin,   b. Abt 1705, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1743, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years) 
    Married Abt 1723  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Daniel Lovell,   b. Aft 1732, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1782, Camden Parish, Pittsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 50 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F3784  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • [Paxton.FTW]

      The will of Robert Lovell, Sr., doubtless the father of the husband of Sarah Marshall, is of record in Westmoreland County. It is dated Jan. 15, 1725; probated Feb. 23, 1725; enumerates his children: 1, Elizabeth Lovell = Nichollson, 2, Mary = Harrison. 3, Robert, 4, Daniel, 5 James and 6 Ursula.
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      Father: Robert Lovell b. About 1678 in , Westmoreland, Virginia, USA
      Mother: Ursula Nicholas b. About 1680 in , , Virginia, USA

      ===first wife
      Anne Martin (Wife) b. About 1705 in , , Virginia, USA
      Marriage: ABT 1725
      Children:
      Elizabeth Lovell b. About 1726 in , , Virginia, USA
      John Lovell b. About 1727 in , , Virginia, USA
      Robert Lovell b. About 1729 in , , Virginia, USA
      Jacob Lovell b. About 1730 in , , Virginia, USA
      Daniel Lovell b. About 1732 in , , Virginia, USA

      Robert left Westmoreland County in 1758, and resided some years in Granville County, North Carolina. His Will, if any was not found.
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      1722-1749 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Will Book A; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      GRAYSON, AMBROSE, St. George's Parish, d. Sept. 6, 1742, Page Mar. 6, 1743.
      Wit. Robert Lovell, George Nix, Peirce Perry.
      Ex. brother Benjamin Grayson;
      my wife Alice Grayson;
      my son John Grayson.
      Leg. wife Alice;
      son John;
      son Ambrose;
      mentions other children, but does not name them. Page 379)
      ===
      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://vagenweb.org/hening/vol04-22.htm#page_438
      URL title: Hening's Statutes at Large
      438

      LAWS OF VIRGINIA, AUGUST 1734−−8th GEORGE II.

      in case judgment shall be given for the money aforesaid, such money shall be laid out for buying other books for their use.

      CHAP. XVIII.
      An Act for appointing several new Ferries: And lessening the former rates settled for the Ferriage of Wheel-Carriages: And altering several Court days.

      I. WHEREAS the ferries already appointed by law are not sufficient, Be it enacted, by the Lieutenant-Governor, Council and Burgesses, of this present General Assembly, and it is hereby enacted, by the authority of the same, That public ferries be constantly kept at the places herein after named; and that the rates for passing the said ferries, be as follows: that is to say,
      New ferries established,
      On Patowmack river, from Robert Lovell's, in the county of Westmoreland, across the river, to Maryland, the price for a man, two shillings and six pence, and for an horse, two shillings and six pence.
      On Rappahannock river, from the warehouse landing, at the town of Fredericksburg, in the county of Spotsylvania, over the river, to the land of William Thornton, gent. the price for a man, three pence, and for an horse, three pence.
      And from Roy's warehouse landing, in the county of Caroline, over the river, to Gibson's warehouse, in the said county of King George, the price for a man, four pence, and for an horse, four pence.
      II. And be it further enacted, by the authority aforesaid, That the licences for keeping the said ferries, shall be obtained in the same manner, and the keepers thereof have such exemptions and advantages, and be under the like regulations and restrictions, as is, and are by law provided, for an in respect of the keepers of public ferries heretofore settled and appointed.
      III. And for the encouragement of the keepers of the ferries by this act appointed, to provide convenient boats for the transportation of coaches, carts, and waggons, Be it enacted, by the authority aforesaid, That it shall and may be lawful, for the courts of the counties wherein such ferries shall be kept, to direct and appoint Rates for wheel carriages,
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      1654-1800 Westmoreland County, Virginia Wills [Augusta B. Fothergill]; Page 83
      LOVELL, ROBERT, 15 Jan. 1725; 23 Feb. 1725/6. To dau. Elizabeth Nichollson 1 feather bed and furniture; dau. Mary Harrison 1 pair of sheets; son Robert land; son Daniel land; son James 1 negro; dau. Ursula Lovell land; son Robert 1 negro; grandchildren Anne and Lovell Harrison.
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      Spotsylvania County Records , Page 7
      GRAYSON, AMBROSE, St. George's Parish, d. Sept. 6, 1742, Page Mar. 6, 1743. Wit. Robert Lovell, George Nix, Peirce Perry. Ex. brother Benjamin Grayson; my wife Alice Grayson; my son John Grayson. Leg. wife Alice; son John; son Ambrose; mentions other children, but does not name them. Page 379)
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      1735-1743 King George County Deed Book 2 (Antient Press); pp. 312
      Indenture made 1st August 1740 between MARY EDRINGTON of Westmoreland County Widdow and WILLIAM ROWLEY JUNR. of Parish Brunswick King George County .. for Twelve pounds current money of this Colony granted all her right of a certain Corn Mill and half an acre of land appertaining to the said Mill standing on the Dogue Run .. which half acre is now in possession of Mary Edrington & other half in possession of WILLIAM ROWLEY SENR. and commonly known by the name of Rowley's Mill .. Mary doth warrant and defend the land & Mill from just claim of her & her heirs .. also from her Father's heirs ..
      Presence Robt: Lovell, Mary x Edrington
      Jno: Edwards
      At a court held 1st August 1740 .. Deed recorded.
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      1765-1773 King George County Deed Book 5 (Antient Press); pp. 782-783
      Know all People .. Know Ye that I DANIEL LOVELL for natural affection
      and divers other good causes .. grant ROBERT LOVELL SENR. and SARAH his wife during term of their natural lives .. the use of one Negro woman now in their possession and her increase .. the reversion of said negro woman and her increase to be equally divided amongst the following children of aforesaid Robert Lovell and Sarah his wife to wit WILLIAM LOVELL, SARAH LOVELL, MARY ANN LOVELL and MARKHAM LOVELL and my two children ANN MARTIN LOVELL and SAMUEL MOON LOVELL ..
      Presence J. Murdock, Robt. Lovell Junr.,
      Daniel Lovell
      Wm. Thornton, () Marshall,
      Wm. Chapman, James Triplett
      At a court held 6th April 1769 .. Deed of gift proved .. admitted to record.

  • Sources 
    1. [S171] Paxton.FTW.
      Date of Import: Jul 20, 2002

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