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

Joseph Deeke

Male Bef 1668 - 1718  (> 50 years)


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  • Name Joseph Deeke 
    Born Bef 1668 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Aug 1718  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I51750  Tree1
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 

    Family Catherine Lewis,   b. Abt 1682, North Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 6 Aug 1718, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years) 
    Married Bef Mar 1704  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Deeke,   b. 13 Jul 1704, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Catherine Deeke,   b. 10 Jun 1707, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1747, St. Thomas Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 41 years)  [natural]
     3. Mary Deeke,   b. 17 Jul 1710, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1726, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 15 years)  [natural]
     4. Joseph Deeke,   b. 3 Feb 1713, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1720, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)  [natural]
     5. John Deeke,   b. 26 Dec 1715, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1720, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F29915  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1718-1719 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 7; Part 3 [Antient Press]; Page 307-308
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents tht wee KATHERINE DEEKE, WM. COLSTON & THOMAS WHITTLE of ye County of Richmond are held and firmly bound unto ye Worshipfull his Majesties Justices of ye Peace for ye County of Richmond in ye full and just sum of One thousand pounds current money of Virginia to the which payment well & truly to be made wee bind ourselves our heirs firmly by these presents: Sealed wth: our Seales Dated ye Sixth day of August 1718
      THE CONDITION of this Obligation is such that if ye above bound KATHERINE DEEKE, Exrx. of ye Last Will and Testament of JOSEPH DEEKE deced., doe make a true & perfect Inventory of all ye goods chattles & creditts of ye said deced; and the same so made doe exhibitt into ye County Court of Richmond at such time as she shall be thereto required by ye said Court, and the same goods chattles & creditts shall well & truly administer according to Law; And further doe make a just and true account of her actings and doings therein when thereto required by the said Court; And also de well and truly pay and deliver all the Legacies contained and specified in ye said Testament as far as the said goods chattles and creditts will thereunto extend according to ye value thereof and the Law shall charge her; Then this obligation to be void and of none effect otherwise to remain in full force and virtue
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in ye presence of
      ino witnesses recorded) KATHERINE her mark DEEKE
      W M . COLSTON
      Acknowledged in Richmond County Court the THOS: WHITTLE
      Sixth day of August 1718 by KATHERINE DEEKE, WILLIAM COLSTON and THOMAS WHITTLE and ordered to be recorded Test M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur

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      1717-1725 Richmond County, Virginia Will Book 4 [Robert K. Headley, jr.]; Page 45
      - Joseph DEEKE, will; 8 Oct 1716, 6 Aug 1718
      wife Catherine; daus. Elizabeth, Catherine, and Mary; son Joseph land at Rappahannock; son John plant. on Totuskey Creek; ex: wife and dau. Elizabeth; wits: Daniel BENTLEY, Thomas JASPER, Will BARBER. [Joseph DEEKE mar. Catherine LEWIS bef. Mar 1704/05. MRC, p.53.]
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      1686-1688 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 7, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 404-406
      THIS INDENTURE made the 27th day of Aprill 1688 and in the 4th year of the Reigne of our Sovereigne Lord James the second &c. Between SARAH HARWOOD of the Parish of Farnham in the County of Rappa: in the Dominion of Virginia and WILLIAM, her Husband, of the one part and JOSEPH DEEKE of the same Parish and County aforesd. on the other part Witnesseth that the said SARAH HARWOOD and WM: her Husband for the full sum of "twenty thousand pounds of good sound Mercht. Tobb: in good caske to them or one of them truly paid by JOSEPH DIKE, they the sd SARAH HARWOOD and WILLIAM her husband have sold unto the said JOSEPH DEEKE his heires Foure hundred acers of land being in the Parish of Farnham aforesd on the South East side of RAPPA: CREEK Three hundred acers of the sd land purchased of Colo. WM. LOYDE by JOHN PAXTON and given to me, SARAH HARWOOD, by the sd PAXTON and One hundred being the Plantation we now live on, the said One hundred being a part of Six hundred puchased by my Husband, ANDW. BOWYER deced and also all houses orchards fields fences &c. only a house with a parcell of land bounded sold to LUKE THORNTON by my husband, BROWYER, excepted, Together with all profitts and appurtinances belonging to the sd Foure hundred acers of land and all the interest wch, the sd SARAH HARWOOD and WM: her Husband have or may claime To have and to hold by the sd JOSEPH DIKE his heires from hence forth and forever subject nevertheless to the quitrents which from hence shall grow due unto his Maties his heires and the sd SARAH HARWOOD and WM: her Husband for the consideration aforesaid will ever warrant and defend by these presents and that the sd JOSEPH DEEKE may peacably possess and enjoy the same without the let or interruption of the sd SARAH HARWOOD or WM. her Husband, or any other persons whatsoever In Witness whereof the parties have sett their hands and seales the day and year first above written
      Signed sealed and delivered in the presents of us
      LUKE THORNTON, SARAH HARWOOD
      WM: TONGLIS WM: HARWOOD
      Recognitr in Cur Com Rappa: 2 die Maii 1688 record 22d die
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      1686-1688 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 7, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 406-407
      THIS INDENTURE made the 30th day of Aprill 1688 and in the Fourth yeare of the Reigne of our Sovereigne Lord James the second &c. Between JOSEPH DEEKE of the Parish of Farnham in the County of Rappa: in the Dominon of Virga: of the one part and WM, HARWOOD of the same Parish and County aforesaid on the other part Witnesseth that the sd JOSEPH DEEKE for the full and just sum of Twenty thousand pounds of Tobb. good sound and merchantable in good caske to him truly paid fully and absolutely sell unto the said WILLIAM HARWOOD his heires Foure hundred acers of land being in the Parish of Farnham aforesaid on the South East side of RAPPA: CREEKE Three hundred acers of the sd land purchased of Colo: WM. LOYD by JOHN PAX- TON and given by Will to Mrs. SARAH BOWYER by the sd PAXTON and one hundred being the Plantation the sd HARWOOD now lives on the sd One hundred being a part of Six hundred acers of land purchased of Colo: WM. LOYD by Mr. ANDREW BOWYER deced, and also all houses orchards fences &c. only a house with a small parcell of land bounded and sold to LUKE THORNTON excepted Together with all profitts and appertinances belonging and also the right the sd JOSEPH DEEKE has or may claime To have and to hold the same here granted premisses by force of the Deeds of Sale from sd SARAH HARWOOD and WM. her Husband To have and to hold the sd land with all its rights from henceforth and forever subject nevertheless to the quitrents which shall grow due In Witness whereof the parties have sett their hands and seales the day and year first written Signed sealed and delivered in the presents of us
      RICHD: MATHEWS, JOSEPH DEEKE
      THO: SNEAD
      Recognitr in Cur Com Rappa: 3 die May 1688 et record 23d die
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      1701-1704 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 3; Part 2 [Antient Press]; Page 156-158
      THIS INDENTURE made the Eighteen day of August Ano: Dom: One thousand seven hundred and one and in the Thirteenth yeare of the Reigne of our Sovereigne Lord William by the grace of God &c. Between PHILLIP HUNNINGS of the County of Richmond in the Collony of Virginia of ye one part and one JOSEPH DEEKE of the same County of the other part; Witnesseth that he the said PHILLIP RUNNINGS for and in consideration of Fifty pounds of lawful! currant money already in hand paid or secured to be paid by the said JOSEPH DEEKE which is hereby acknowledged path granted unto the said JOSEPH DEEKE all that his plantation scituate lying and being upon the South side of TOTUSKEY CREEKE in the aforesd. County of Richmond and all houses edifices and buildings in or upon the said granted Land or any part thereof standing or built and all other profitts and appurtenances thereunto belonging To have and to hid the said Land and all the premisses unto the said JOSEPH DEEKE his heirs and assignes from henceforth forever, Subject nevertheless unto the Quitt Rents which from henceforth shall grow due to be paid in respect of the premisses unto the Cheife Lord or Lords thereof, And the said PHILLIP HUNNINGS for him his heirs the said Plantation and Land and all other the premisses yt: he the said PHILLIP HUNNINGS will in due forme of Law acknowledge this pr:sent Deed unto the said JOSEPH DEEKE or his heires before the Worshipful! Court to be held for Richmond County and att the next Court that shall or may be from henceforth or after upon all demands, And further he the said PHILLIP HUNNINGS and his heires upon the reasonable request of the said JOSEPH DEEKE his heires shall make any further Conveyance of the pr:riisses unto him as by the Councell learned in the Law of the said JOSEPH DEEKE his heires shall advise, In Wittness whereof he the said PHILLIP HUNNINGS aforemenconed to these pr:sent Indenture have interchangeably sett his hand and seale the day and yeare first above
      written
      Signed sealed & delivered in presence of
      JOSHUA LAWSON, PHILLIP HUNNINGS
      THO' LEWIS
      MARY N LEWIS, signum
      Recognitr: in Cur Com: Richmond 3d: die Decembr: Ano: 1701 et recordr: 12: die
      Teste JAMES SHERLOCK, Cl Cur
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      1701-1704 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 3; Part 2 [Antient Press]; Page 156-158
      KNOW ALL MEN by these pr:sents that I PHILLIP HUNNINGS of the County of Richmond in the Colony of Virginia have for sundry causes and weighty considerations nominated in my name place and stead put my trusty and well beloved friend, THOMAS LEWIS, of the aforesaid County and Colony my true and lawful! Attorney to aske demand and receive for me and for my use all debts dues &c. which may become or are now due unto me from all manner of persons within this Colony of Virginia, whether the same be money tobacco or otherwise whatsoever giving my said Attorney my full power and authority in the pr:misses to sue arrest imprison and condemn all manner of persons whatsoever that shall or is by any meaner indebted unto me and the same persons againe out of prison to deliver att his discretion and upon the receipt of any such debts as aforesaid or any part thereof, And further my said Attorney for me and in my stead before his Majties: Justices of ye Peace for ye County of Richmond aforesaid in open Court sitting to acknowledge my right and interest to a certaine parcel! of Land that I have sold to Mr. JOSEPH DEEKE by Deed beareingdate the 18th: day of August 1701, at the next Court held for the said County of Richmond if required and said Attorney I do hereby order and appoint that all and singular such Land that I have sold or bought which by Deeds or Conveyances may appears ye same to acknowledge and in my name to receive or have acknowledged for me and in my behoofe and further to execute and finish for me all things which may be necessary touching the premisses as fully as I my selfe could do were I personally pr:sent. I do further impower my said Attorney to manage and take care of all my reall and personall Estate whatsoever and to sell for me and in my name and for my use any part of my Estate whatsoever, And do further ratifie and confirme all and every thing that my said Attorney shall act and doe in and about the pr:misses. In Wittness whereof I do hereby sett my hand and Seale in the yeare of our Lord One thousand seven hundred and one
      Sealed and delivered in presence of
      JOSEPH DEEKE, PHILLIP HUNNINGS
      JOSHUA LAWSON
      WM: MARSH, signum
      Recordatr: Teste JAMES SHERLOCK, Cl Cur
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      1705-1708 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 4 [Antient Press]; Page 79
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I ELIZABETH TAYLOR, the Wife of SIMON TAYLOR of the Parish of FARNHAM and County of Richmond, Planter, have put WILL: BARBER my true and lawfull Attorney to appeare before the Worspll. Court of Richmond and acknowledge my full consent to the passing away of all my right title and interest into certaine lands houses hereditaments sold unto JOSEPH DEEKE of the Parish of FARNHAM and County of Richmond and WILLIAM LYNTON of COPLEY Parish in the County of WESTMORELAND by Indenture beareing date the 3d of March 1704 and therefore forever quitt claime all my right into the said lands as Wittness my hand and seale this 6th day of August 1706
      Signed sealed and delivered in presents of us
      SAMLL. SAMFORD, ELIZABETH signum TAYLOR
      EDWARD JONES, HEN. JENINGS
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      1705-1708 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 4 [Antient Press]; Page 79a
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I ANNE JASPER, the Wife of RICHARD JASPER of the Parish of FARNHAM and County of Richmond, Planter, have putt WILL: BARBER my true & lawful! attorney to appeare before the Worspll. Court of Richmond and acknowledge my full consent to the passing away all my right title and interest into certaine lands sold unto JOSEPH DEEKE of the Parish of FARNHAM and County of Richmond by Indenture beareing date the 3d of March 1704 and therefore I do hereby forever quitt claim all my right in the said lands as Wittness my hand and seale this 6th day of August 1706
      Signed sealed and delivered in presents of us
      SAMLL SAMFORD, ANNE signum X JASPER
      HEN. JENINGS, EDWARD JONES
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      1705-1708 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 4 [Antient Press]; Page 98c-100
      THIS INDENTURE made the 28th day of March Anno Domini 1707 in the Seventh yeare of the Reigne of our Sovereigne Lady Anne by the grace of God of England Scottland France and Ireland, Queene defender of the faith &c., Betweene SAMLL SAMFORD of the Parish of FARNHAM and County of Richmond, Planter, of one part and JOSEPH DEEKE of the Parish and County aforesaid Gent. of other part; Wittnesseth that SAMLL. SAMFORD for the summe of Eleven thousand pounds of tobbacco to him in hand paid or secured to be paid by JOSEPH DEEKE by these presents do bargaine sell and confirme unto JOSEPH DEEKE his heires Eighty acres of land be the same more or less scituate in Parish & County aforesaid on the North side of RAPPHANNOCK RIVER beginning att JOHN BATTENs Corner tree by RAPPA: RIVER side and running by and along the River side to the line of JOHN EDGCOME deced, thence into the woods by and along the said EDGCOMEs line to a marked Pockhickory standing on the Westward side of a Pond, thence along a line of marked trees up the said Pond to a marked red Oake att the head of said Pond and thence along another line of marked trees to a Crooked white Oake on the North side of a branch, thence to JOHN BATTENs line and thence down the said line the beginning tree which Eighty acres of land or thereabouts being part of a greater devident belonging to FRANCIS LUCAS with all buildings and all other the rights profitts and appurtenances belonging: To have and to hold the parcell of land containeing Eighty acres or thereabouts and appurtenances unto JOSEPH DEEKE his heires subject nevertheless to the Qutt rents that shall thence forth grow due to the Cheife Lords or Proprietors of the premises and SAMLL. SAMFORD will acknowledge these presents in due forme of Law before the worshipil. her Majties, Court of Justice for Richd. County personally when required; In Wittness whereof I have hereunto sett my hand and affixed my seale the day and yeare first above written Signed sealed and delivered in the presence of
      RICHARD signum APLEBY SAMLL. SAMFORD
      EDWARD JONES; JOHN JONES
      Acknowledged in Richmond County Court the 2d day of Aprill Ano: Dom 1707 and recorded the 15th day of the said month & yeare Test J. SHERLOCK, Cl Cur
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I SAMLL. SAMFORD of the Parish of FARNHAM and County of Richd., Planter, do hold my selfe firmly bound unto JOSEPH DEEKE of the Parish and County aforesaid in the full summe of Two and twenty thousand pounds of good tobbacco in caske to be paid convenient to Water on demand for which payment I bind my selfe my heires by these presents. In Wittness whereof I have hereunto sett my hand and seale this 28th day of March 1707
      The Condition of the above obligation is such that if JOSEPH DEEKE shall at all times hereafter quietly and peaceably have hold and enjoy one parcell of land containeing Eighty acres or thereabouts which JOSEPH DEEKE purchased of SAMLL. SAMFORD, That then this present obligation to be voyd and of none effect or otherwise to stand and remaine in full power force and virtue
      Signed sealed and delivered in presents of us
      RICHARD signum APLEBY SAMUELL SAMFORD
      EDWARD JONES
      Acknowledged in Richmond County Court the 2d day of Aprill Ano: Dom. 1707 and recorded
      Test J. SHERLOCK, Cl Cur
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      1708-1711 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 5 [Antient Press]; Page 4-7
      THIS INDENTURE made the 27th day of November Anno Domini 1708 and in the eighth yeare of the Reigne of our Sovereigne Lady Ann by the grace of God of England Scottland France and Ireland, Queene defender of the faith &c. Betweene JOSEPH DEEK of the Parish of FARNHAM in County of Richmond of one part and WM. SMITH of Parish and County aforesaid, Planter, of other part; Wittnesseth that JOSEPH DEEK for the summa of Thirteene thousand pounds of good tobacco in cask to him in hand payd or secured to be paid by WILLIAM SMITH, by these presents doth bargaine sell and confirme unto WILLIAM SMITH his heires Eighty acres of land be the same more or less lying in Parish and County aforesaid and on the North side of RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER, Begining att JOHN BATTENs Corner tree by RAPPA: RIVER side & runing by and along the River side to the line of EDGCOMB SUGGITT formerly JOHN EDGCOMBs , Father to said EDGCOMB SUGGITT, thence unto the woods by and along the said EDGCOMBs line to a marked Pockhickery standing on the Westward side of a Pond, thence along a line of marked trees up the sd Pond to a marked red Oake att the head of ye sd Pond, and thence along another line of marked trees to a crooked whte Oake on the North side of a branch, thence to the line of JOHN BATTEN, and thence down BATTENs line the first station, which Eighty acres of land or thereabouts being part of a greater devident now belonging to FRA: LUCAS wth: all buildings profitts and appurtenances to said premises belonging: To have and to hold the parcell of land and appurtenances unto WILLIAM SMITH his heires subject nevertheless to the quilt rents that shall henceforth grow due to the Cheife Lords or Proprietors of the premises; In Wittness whereof I have hereunto sett my hand and affixed my wale the day and yeare first above written
      Signed sealed and delivered in the presents of us
      WM. SMITH JUNR., JOS: DEEKE
      SAMFORD JONES, EDWARD JONES
      Acknowledged in Richmond County Court the Second day of Febry. Ano: Dom: 1708 by JOSEPH DEEKE, And ALEXR.. FLEMING, Atto. of KATHERINE DEEK relinquished her right of Dower to the land within mentioned, all wch: is recorded among the Records of the said County Test Examined by order of Court by M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I KATHERING DEEKE, Wife of JOSEPH DEEKE of the Parish of FARNHAM and County of Richmond Gent. have nominated and in my place constitute AMR. FLEMING my true and lawful! Attorney to appeare before the Worspll. Court of Richmond to acknowledge my full assent and consent to the passing away all my right title and interest of Dower in certaine lands houses appurtenances sold unto WILLIAM SMITH And I do release and forever quitt claime all my right of dower in the sd lands Wittness my hand and seale this 2d. day of November 1708
      Signed sealed & delivered in the presence of us
      EDWARD JONES KATHERING signum DEEK
      WILLIAM SMITH JUNR.
      Examined p order Court by M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur
      ===
      1711-1714 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 6, Part 1 [Antient Press]; Page 115-116
      THIS INDENTURE made this 2d. day of March 1712 and in the eleventh yeare of the Reigne of our most gratious Lady Anna of Great Brittaine, Queene defender of the faith &c. betweene JOSEPH DEEKE of Parish of Farnham in County of Richmond and KATHERINE his Wife of one part and WILLIAM LINTON of Parish of COPELEY in County of WESTMORELAND and JOHANNA his Wife of the other part; Wittnesseth that JOSEPH DEEK and WILLIAM LINTON hold joyntly are and do stand seized in their demeasne as of fee in common and undivided of and in one messuage or tenement and Three hundred Ninety & seven acres of land thereunto belonging; formerly granted to THOMAS LEWIS, WILLIAM MORGAN & EDWARD LEWIS by Patent bearing date the one and twentieth day of August 1691; scituate in ye County of Richmond and NORTHUMBERLAND upon a Branch or Swamp comonly knowne or called by the name of the MARSHY SWAMP, which said land the parties above mentioned bought and purchased of SIMON TAYLOR and ELIZABETH his wife, THOS: JESPER and ANNE his Wife, XOPHER PRYDHAM and MARY his Wife, Coheirs of JOHN LEWIS, the sole heire of EDWARD LEWIS as by a Deed of Bargaine and Sale under their hands in Writing bearing date the third day of March in the third yeare of the Reign of our gracious Sovereign Lady Anna then of England Scotland France & Ireland, Queen defender of the faith, more att large may appeare; AND NOW to the end a perpetuall portion and division shall be had and made betweene the said parties in the said Lands and other the premises, it is hereby covenanted concluded and agreed upon by and betweene said parties to these presents in manner and forme following; And first the said JOSEPH DEEK for himself his heirs that WILLIAM LINTON his heirs shall from henceforth have hold and peaceably enjoy in severalty to him and his heirs the one moyety or halfe part of the said tract of land (that is to say) that part or portion that lyeth on the Southward side of the MARSHEY SWAMP in Richmond County with Fourty seven acres more being the reversion of another Patent ioyning to ye above premises; And that the said JOSEPH DEEK nor his heirs shall from henceforth clayme nor demand any right title to possession in or to the same; And the said WILLIAM LINTON for himselfe hisheirs doth likewise covenant and promise by these presents that JOSEPH DEEK his heirs shall from henceforth have hold possess and peaceably enjoy in severalty to said JOSEPH DEEK his heirs. the other moyety or half part of ye said messuage tenement of 397 acres of land with the appurtenances, that is to say, that portion that lyeth on the Northward side of the aforesaid MARSHEY SWAMP in NORTHUMBERLAND County with all the appurtenances thereunto belonging; and that ye said WILLIAM LINTON nor his heirs shall from henceforth clayme nor demand any right title in the same; And further it is agreed upon betweene the parties that a penalty be had and made to be paid by him or them shall make any breach of the covenants and agreements by dawning or pretending to lay any manner of clayme to any parcell of the aforesd. portion; And if JOSEPH DEEK his heirs shall lay any manner of clayme to that portion allotted to WILLIAM LYNTON shall forfeit and pay unto WILLIAM LINTON his heirs the full and just summe of Twenty thousand pounds of good tobacco in cask convenient to Water in Richmond County; and WILLIAM LINTON doth oblige himself that if any any time hereafter said WILLIAM LINTON or his heirs shall lay any clayme to that part allotted to JOSEPH DEEK shall forfeit and pay to ye said JOSEPH DEEK his heirs the full summe of Twenty thousand pounds of good tobacco in cask convenient to Water in WESTMORELAND County; In Wittnesse whereof the parties abovesaid have sett their hands and seales the day and yeare first above written (the words in Richmond County interlined before signed, that part that lyeth in WESTMORELAND County interlined before signed)
      Signed Sealed and Delivered in the presence of
      EDWARD ONES, WILLIAM LYNTON
      GEORGE BLEWFORD, JOHANNA her marke LYNTON
      STEVEN BAYLY, his marke
      Att a Court held for Richmond County ye 4th day of March 1712
      At the motion of the withinnamed JOSEPH DEEK this Deed of Partition between him and the within named WILLIAM LYNTON is admitted to Record
      Test M. BECKWITH, Cl Cur.

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      1725-1729 Richmond County, Virginia Deed Book 8; Part 3 [Antient Press]; Page 443]
      THIS INDENTURE made the third day of Aprill in the first year of the reign of our Sovereign Lord George the Second by the grace of God, King of Great Brittain France and Ireland, Defender of the faith &c., Annoq; Domini 1728; Between DAVID CAVINDER and THOMAS WILLIAMS of Pish of Northfarnham in County of Richmond, Planters, of one part and MOORE FANTLEROY of the same Pish and County, Gentleman, of other part; Witnesseth that DAVID CAVINDER in consideracon of the sum of Two thousand seven hundred pounds of good tobacco and THOMAS WILLIAMS in consideracon of the sum of Five shillings to them respectively in hand paid by MOORE FANTLEROY, the receipt whereof they doe hereby respectively acknowledge, have and by these presents doe bargain sell and release unto MOORE FANTLEROY his heirs all that Plantacon or parcel! of land scituate in Pish of Northfarnham in County of Richmond containing by estimacon Fifty acres be the same more or less now in the tennure or occupacon of DAVID CAVINDER which Land was devised by RICE WILLIAMS (Father of said THOMAS WILLIAMS) in and by his Last Will and Testment in writeing unto his Daughter, ELIZABETH, and her heirs (after the death of her Mother) which ELIZABETH together with STEPHEN WELLS. her Husband, and FRANCIS SETTLE, her Eldest Son, by a former Husband, by Deed bearing date the third day of October in the year of our Lord 1722 for the consideracon therein expressed did grant sell and convey the land unto DAVID CAVINDER his heirs, which land is butting and bounding upon the Lands of THOMAS WILLIAMS of KATHERINE and MARY DEEK, Daughters of Mr. JOSEPH DEEK, deced., of Capt. THOMAS BEALE and the land of said MOORE FANTLEROY, late in possession of EDWARD BRYANT: together with all houses orchards priviledges and comoditys to the same belonging; To have and to hold the parcell of land hereby granted with appurtenanes unto MOORE FANTLEROY his heirs and DAVID CAVINDER and THOMAS WILLIAMS and their heirs the land and premises with appurtenances unto MOORE FANTLEROY his heirs against all persons shall warrant and forever defend by these presents; In Witness wehreof the first above named to these present Indentures have interchangeably sett their hands and seals the day and year first above written
      Sealed and Delivered in the presence of
      GILBERT MITCALFE, DAVID sign CAVINDER
      ROBERT signe JORDAN
      ARCHID. MITCXL, Witness THOMAS name WILLIAMS
      Memorandum; That on the third day of Aprill in the year of our Lord 1728, peaceable and quiett possession and seizen of the within granted land and premises was given and delivered by DAVID CAVINDER and THOMAS WILLIAMS unto MOORE FANTLEROY by the delivery of Turff and Twigg unto him on the land; To have and to hold the land unto MOORE FANTLEROY his heirs according to the intent of the within written Indenture In the presence of GILBERT METCALFE
      ROBERT signs JORDAN ARCHID. MITCHELL, Witness
      At a Court held fo chmond County the third day of Aprill 1728
      DAVID CAVINDER and THOMAS WILLIAMS came into Court and acknowledged this their Deed unto MOORE FANTLEROY as also the Livery of Seizen thereon endorsed; which are ordered to he recorded: Also HANNAH CAVINDER, The Wife of the said DAVID CAVINDER, appeared in Court and relinquished her Right of Dower in the land conveyed in this Deed unto the said MOORE FANTLEROY, which is also adm

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