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

Robert Alexander

Male Bef 1644 - Aft 1664  (> 22 years)


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  • Name Robert Alexander 
    Birth Bef 1644  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death Aft 1664  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I63957  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

    Father John Alexander,   b. Abt 1603, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 5 Oct 1677, Stafford County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Catherine Graham,   b. Bef 1620, Gartmore, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1663, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 43 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Bef 1636  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13446  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Northern Neck Warrants and Surveys Vol IV, Wills {Peggy Joyner}
      ANDREW WATSON STAFFORD COUNTY 8 June 1679
      Very weak & sick.
      To Thomas ODonell I give my land at Quantico, my bed & all that belongs to it, all my land in Maryland, 75 a. more or less, 200 pounds of tobacco in the hands of Mr Waugh, 200 pounds of Tobacco in
      hands of Mr William Bankes, l-1/2 Barrels of Corn in hands of Robt Alexander & three bushels & three pecks of English Wheat.
      To John Harris I give my Kersey Suit & Searge Waistcoat.
      To Edmond Kelly one pair of stuff trowsors & 2 shirts to his Son after my debts being paid.
      Exec: Thomas Odonell, sole exec. (Signed) Andrew (X) Watson.
      Wit: John Harris, Edmond (X) Kelly. Proved 9 July 1679.
      (The wills of Andrew Watson & Thomas Odonell are filed together in a folder labeled Andrew Watson.)
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      1662-1666 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 5; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 446
      ROBT. ALEXANDER, 500 acs. Stafford Co., 23 Mar. 1664, p. 160, (37).
      Upon br. of Up. Machotick Dam, beg. on the N. side of a br. thereof. Trans. of 10 pers: Mary Freeman, James Cater, Jno. Porter, Robt. Sheppard, Margarett Gay, Nicholas Perrom (?), Thomas Gore, Jane Nash, Henry Gerish, Judeth Pile.
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      1662-1666 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 5; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 446
      MAJOR JOHN WASHINGTON, 320 acs. Westmoreland Co., 23 Mar. 1664, p. 161, (38). Upon S.E. side of Hollis Cr., beg. at an Oyster shell poynt, N.E. by N. upon Potomack Riv., N.W. by W. upon a cr. dividing this from land in possession of Mr. Daniell Lis- son, S.E. by E. upon a gutt dividing this land in possession of Widdow Brookes &c. along Richard Hills lyne 228 perches till it falls on line of Mr. Daniell Lisson &c. 125 acs, granted to Henry Brooke 14 Oct. 1657 by him assigned to Richard Coale, who sold to Davy Anderson & by him assigned to sd. Washington, & 195 acs. for trans. of 4 pers: Ambrose Couch, Robt. Alexander, Jno. Alexander, Samll. Short
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      1662-1666 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 5; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 447
      ROBT. ALEXANDER, JOHN ALEXANDER, JR., & XTOPHER LUND, 1464 acs. W'moreland Co., 23 Mar. 1664, p. 162, (41). S. side of Attapin Cr. Dam, beg. at cor. tree of George Weading, Daniell White Sr Miles Phillips, extend. W. by S. &c. to N. side of a small runn that falls into Appamattocks Cr. &c. Trans. of 29 pers: Roger Korman (or Norman), Ann Phillips, Edward Massey, Henry Coplyn, Charles Perches, John Ellis, Robet Franck, Lawrence Tomkins, Thomas Webb, Joyce Axell, Wm. Butler, Robt. Cockerell, Thomas Wilkenson, Daniell Liss, Thomas Moore, Wm. West, Rachaell Hailes, Richard Huff, John Gayle, Thomas Butler, Henry Vincent, Ellen Browne, Thomas Lund, Jno. Walton, Maurice Smith, Wm. Hills, Samll. Mottershead, Lucy Stratton, Judeth Beach.
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      1662-1666 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 5; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 546
      JAMES GREEN, FRANCIS LEWIS & WM. BALDROP, 1050 acs. W'moreland Co., bet. Rappa. & Potomack Rivers, 22 Mar. 1665/6, p. 475, (580). Beg. at back line of Robt. & Jno. Alexander & Henry Pate, extending W. &c. Trans. of 21 pers: Jno. Thomas, 7 Negroes; Mary Johnson, Precilla Parker, An Frankes, Roger Eglestone, Wm. Peirce, Sarah Peirce, Jno. Elston, (or Eliton), George Walker, Ann Leviton, Francis Nelson, Wm. Gilbert, Nicholas Short.
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      1662-1666 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 5; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 549
      ROBERT ALEXANDER & GEORGE WEEDING {Weedon}, 800 acs. W'moreland Co., 24 Mar. 1665/6, p. 483, (590). In the forrest bet. Potomack & Rappa. Rivs., beg. at con tree of the back line of land of Robt. & Jno. Alexander & Xtopr. Lunn &c. Trans. of 16 pers: Jno. Cod, Wm. Cole, Anthony Larton (or Laeton), Walter Stevens, Tho. Norton, Gabriell Norton, Austin Skinner, Wm. Peters, Jonathan Higly, Wm. Start, Mary Nor- rant, Peter Wms., Susan Goodale, Martha Wms., Hanah Tart, Richard Hans.
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      URL (Click on link) http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=41&last=&g_p=P5&col lection=LO Patent
      Title Alexander, John, Jr.
      Publication 23 March 1664.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Note Location: Westmoreland County.
      Grantee(s): Alexander, Robt.; Alexander, John Jr., and Alexander, Christopher.
      Description: 1460 acres.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 5, 1661-1666 (v.1 & 2 p.1-369), p. 41 (Reel 5).
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      URL (Click on link) http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=590&last=&g_p=P5&co llection=LO Patent
      Title Alexander, Robert.
      Publication 24 March 1665/1666.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Note Location: Westmoreland County.
      Grantee(s): Alexander, Robert and Weeding, George.
      Description: 800 acres in the forest between the two rivers of Potomack and Rappahannock, adjoining Robert and John Alexander and Christopher Lumo. &c.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 5, 1661-1666 (v.1 & 2 p.1-369), p. 590 (Reel 5).

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