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

Eleanor Neale

Female 1615 - 1697  (82 years)


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  • Name Eleanor Neale 
    Born 1615 
    Gender Female 
    Died 18 Aug 1697  Little Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I71801  Tree1
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2022 

    Father Virginia Neale 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F249  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Edward Cole,   b. Bef 1615,   d. 18 Oct 1682, Little Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 67 years) 
    Married Abt 15 Jan 1679  Little Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Cole,   b. Bef 1659, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1692, Northumberland County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 33 years)  [natural]
     2. Edward Cole,   b. Bef 1648,   d. Aft 1668, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 22 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F314  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Thomas Dorrell,   b. 1619,   d. 15 Jan 1679, Great Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married Bef 1652  Little Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F37007  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1687-1698 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 2; [Hamrick]; Page 782/7
      At a Court field for Northumberland County August 18 1697
      Upon the motion of THOMAS HAYES a Probate is granted him of the Last Will and Testament of ELEANOR COLES deceased the Will being proved by the oaths of Mr. CUTHBERT SPAN and HENRY LANE Witnesses to the said Will and is Recorded
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      1650-1652 Northumberland County, Virginia Deed & Order Book; [Antient Press]; Page 10
      The Attestacon of ELENOR DORRILL aged 37 yeares or thereabouts sworne saith that she heard SIMON RICHARDSON sweare that he would revenge himselfe on WM. THOMAS and he desired yor, Deponent to tell EDWARD COLEs Wife that the said THOMAS tolld. him that he had had the carnall or familiar use of her and would have it ageine spight of her Husbands teeth or any other mann; And the said RICHARDSON brought in a Clubb in his hand into yor Deponents House and threatned. the said THOMAS wheresoever he mett him, And the said THOMAS boy comeing unto yor: Deponent. the said RICHARDSON tole him that he would fight with his Master wheresoever he mett him, And further saith that the said RICHARDSON came into yor: Depont. & would have given me a Heifer if that I would have defamed Mrs. COLE, she being a woman by whom I never saw any one villify or dishonestly in words or deeds & I answered him that I would not nor could doe ssuch an unjust action, And as for the said THOMAS I never heard him say nor knew that he had the familiar or carnal! use of Mrs. COLE or any other woman whatsoever. and further saith not
      Signum Ellinor Dorrill
      Jurater Coram me Nicholas Morris
      recorded this attestation the 20th September 1652
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      The Attestacon of THOMAS DORRILL aged 33 yeares or thereabouts sworne saith that SIMON RICHARDSON being at my House, WM. THOMAS came in about some business to me and the said RICHARDSON began to rangle with the said THOMAS and after the sd. THOMAS was gone yor: Depont. heard the said RICHARDSON say that he had had the familiar use or that he had servised EDWARD COLEs Wife & would servise her againe in spight of her Husband or any other man: And further yor: Depont. testifieth that he never heard any such words from WM: THOMAS neither by EDWARD COLEs Wife nor any other woman whatsoever at that time or any other time nor never knew any dishonest act by the man neither in that way or any other way & further saith not
      THOMAS DORRILL
      juram Coram me NICHOLAS MORRIS
      Recorded this Attestacon the 20th Septem: 1652
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      Edward Cole sold land to Rich. Spann ... 15 Jan 1678/9 Northumberland Co., Va. North'd. Order Bk. 4, p. 18 Mr. Edward Coles in right of Elinor his wife the Relict of Thomas Darrell, dec'd. Bond: Wm. Wildey and Thomas Hobson Apprs: Wm. Tignor, Phil Shapley, Tho. Webb & Jas. Austin 18 Oct. 1682 Northumberland Co., Va. North'd. Co. Orders by Lindsay Duvall
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      1678-1679 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 18
      Northumberland County Court 15th of January 1678/9
      - EDWARD COLES's Comm: of Adman of THO: DORRELL's Estate A Commission of Administration is granted Mr. EDWARD COLES in the right of ELLINOR his Wife, the Relict of THOMAS DORRELL, deceased, of the Estate of THOMAS DORRELL he giveing caution according to Law.
      - Bond Mr. EDWARD COLES, Mr. WILLIAM WILDEY and THOMAS HOBSON doe oblige themselves in the penall sum of thirty thousand pounds of tobacco and caske that Mr. EDWARD COLES shall duly administer of the Estate of THOMAS DORRELL, deced. and exhibite an Inventory thereof unto this Court according to Law
      - Appraysers Mr. PHILLIP SHAPLEIGH, Mr. WILLIAM TIGNOR, THOMAS WEBB and Mr. JAMES AUSTEN are appointed to apprayse the Estat of THOMAS DORRELL, deced., they being first sworne by the next Justice of the Peace
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      1680-1683 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 2; [Antient Press]; Page 145
      Northumberland County Court 18th of October 1682
      - EDW: COLES's Will proved
      This day the Last Will and Testament of EDWARD COLES deceased was proved by the Oathes of WILLIAM BARRY and JOHN NICHOLS witnesses to the said Will and on the Petition of JOHN COLES, Executor to the said EDWARD COLES, a Probate is grantedhim of the Will according to Law
      - Appraysers It is ordered that Lt. Collo. THOMAS BRERETON, THOMAS HOBSON, THOMAS W EBB and JOHN WORMAN meet at the House of JOHN COLES the first day of the next month and then and there divide the Estate of EDWARD COLES, deceased, between JOHN COLES, Executor of the said EDWARD and ELINOR COLES, his Widdow, according to Act
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=170&last=&g_p=P5&co llection=LO Patent
      Title Smith, Henry, Jr.
      Publication 18 March 1662.
      Gen. note "The sd. land formerly granted to the sd. Smith, Dec 9, 1656 and now renewed."
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Related See also the following surname(s): Smyth.
      Note Location: Northumberland County.
      Description: 200 acres northerly on the land of Thomas Darrow, S. Et. on the land of Edward Coale.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 5, 1661-1666 (v.1 & 2 p.1-369), p. 170 (Reel 5

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