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

John Chisman

Male Bef 1616 - Aft 1637  (> 23 years)


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  • Name John Chisman 
    Birth Bef 1616 
    Gender Male 
    Death Aft 1637  Charles River County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I60642  Tree1
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2023 

    Family ID F31144  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Mason   d. Aft 1695, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Bef 1679  Lower Norfolk County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F32919  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2023 

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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=567&last=&g_p=P7&co llection=LO Patent
      Title Lightfoot, Philip, Col.
      Publication 20 April 1687.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Note Location: Gloucester County.
      Description: 269 acres beginning &c., of Col. John Cheesman land by Wm. Hansfords Path.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 7, 1679-1689 (v.1 & 2 p.1-719), p. 567 (Reel 7).
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      1623-1637 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part 1; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 7
      JOHN CHEESMAN, Gent., of Kiccoughtan, 200 acs., 2 Sept. 1624, p. 47. S. side of the Riv. over against Kiccoughtan, & N. E. on land of John Sipsey. Trans. out of England of 4 servants: Thomas Fuller, Inocent Power, Peter Dickeson & Cutbert Brookes, all of whom came in the Southampton in 1622.
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      1623-1637 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part 1; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 35
      LT. JOHN CHEESEMAN, 600 acs. Chas. Riv. Co., 21 Nov. 1635, p. 319. S. E. upon the New Poquoson Riv., N. W. into the woods by Oyster Cr., towards a ridge of land adj. S. W. upon the land of Thomas Hawkings. Trans. of 12 pers: Christo. Everitt, Phillipp Aunt, Mary a Negroe, Edwd. Cotterell, Jone Bolton, Robert Cockett, Rich. Duning, Rich. Ward, Georg Costen, Rich. Banks, John Harwell, Mathias a Negroe.
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      1623-1637 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part 1; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 37
      LT. JOHN CHEESEMAN, 200 acs. Chas. Riv., 23 Apr. 1636, p. 336. E. Sly. upon Chesepeiack bay, Nly. upon the back Cr., W. Nly. upon Cheesemans Cr. Trans. of 4 persons.* Renewed in the name of John Hollis & Richard Bennett. Test: Tho. Cooke, Clr
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      1623-1637 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part 1; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 53
      LT. JOHN CHEESMAN, 200 acs. at the new Poquoson, S. W. upon land of Christopher Stokes & Thomas Ramshaw, N. E. into the woods on both sides the runn. Trans. of 4 pers.* 22 Dec. 1636, p. 406.
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      1637-1643 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 69
      CAPT. JOHN CHEESMAN, 600 acs. Chas. Riv. Co., 8 Mar. 1636, p. 471. S. E. upon the New Poquoson riv., N. W. into the woods by Cheesemans Cr., towards a ridge of land adj. S. W. on land of Thomas Hawkins. Trans. of 12 pers: Christo. Averitr, Phillip Averit, Mary a Negro, Edward Catterell, Joane Bolton, Robert Cockett, Richard During (or Dining), Richard Ward, Georg Costen, Richard Banks, John Harwell, Mathias a Negroe.
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      1637-1643 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 74
      CAPT. JOHN CHEESEMAN, 500 acs. Chas. Riv. Co., 1 Nov. 1637, p. 492. At the New Poquoson, S. Wly. upon land of Thomas Ramsey & N. Ely. on both side of the River (or Run) 300 acs by deed of sale from Edward Cheeseman & 200 acs. for trans. of 4 pers.
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      1637-1643 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 75
      CHRISTOPHER STOKES (Stoakes), 400 acs. Chas. Riv., 14 Aug. 1637, p. 500. Adj. land of Capt. John Cheesman, Sly. upon his own land, N. W. upon land of Thomas Ranshaw & into the woods on both sides of the Cr. Due by order of Ct. 12 March 1633, also due for his own per. adv., the adv. of his wife Elizabeth Stokes & 4 children Christopher Stokes, William Stokes, Henry Stokes, & Eliza. Stokes & trans. of 2 servts: Wm. Dickes, Hen. Waltham.
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      1637-1643 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 122
      CAPT. JOHN CHEESEMAN, of the New Poquoson in Va., "doe sell unto my brother EDMOND CHEESMAN" certain land upon the New Poquoson, adj. a neck of land cleared by John Cumber. Adj. the broad Necke. Consideration: 200 acs. of land by indenture which sd. Cheesman has taken up at a place called the Runney to the New Poquoson in Va. Nov. 19, 1638. Witness: Humphry Hammer. Page 718.
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      1637-1643 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 127
      CAPT. JOHN CHEESMAN, 300 acs. Charles Riv. Co., Dec. 4, 1641, Page 770. Upon Cheesman's Cr., Wly., etc, until it meets with a creek of Cheesopean bay, Sly., running parallel to the mouth of the New Poquoson Riv. 200 acs. by assignment from John Hollis & Richard Bennett, to whom it had been assigned by sd. Cheesman, & 100 for trans. of 2 servts: Judeth Williams (& 1 per. unnamed.)
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      1653-1656 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 3; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 233
      LT. COL. JOHN CHEESEMAN, Esqr. & JOHN ADLESTON, 300 acs., 13 May 1654, p. 10. Lying on N. side of Cheesemans Cr. & on the Bay tree neck, beg. at cornet tree of John Adlestons devdt., running by marked trees being the deviding line bet. sd. Cheese- man & Adlestone & land of Mr. Beale & John Clerkson &c. Trans. of 6 pers: Jon. Woodhouse, Hen. Midlux, Jon. Binks, Tho. Peales, Jon. Anderson, Mary Streatly, John (land due for.)
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      1653-1656 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 3; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 263
      MR. JOHN CHEESMAN, 200 an. lying on Swd. side of Mr. Breemans land & Ewd. side of Lieut. Col. Cheesmans land upon a branch falling into Crany Cr. in Ware Riv. 25 Sept. 1652, p. 116. Trans. of 4 pers: William White, Lewis Roberts, John Clarke, Law. Plutt (or Platt).
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      1653-1656 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 3; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 263
      LT. COL. JOHN CHEESMAN, 943 acs. on S. side of a run which falleth into Crany Cr. in Ware Riv. in Mockjack Bay; beg. upon S. side of sd. run, extending S. &c. 11 Sept. 1652, p. 117. Trans. of 19 pers: James Nicholls, Roger Worth, Richard Loud; John Peale, Mary Bind, Edmond Watts, Silvan. Prite, John Hill, Wm. Davis, John Jackson, John Haycocke (or Hayicke) Simon White, Roger —, Richard Baines, Thomas Morris, James Robinson, Edward Everye, Rich. —, Thomas Williams.

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