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

William Griffin

Male Abt 1608 - 1672  (~ 64 years)


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  • Name William Griffin 
    Born Abt 1608  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Jan 1671/72  Great Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I72390  Tree1
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2022 

    Children 
     1. Alexander Griffin,   b. Bef 1647,   d. Aft 1676, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 31 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F53829  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1669-1673 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 2; [Antient Press]; Page 140
      Northumberland County Court 17th of January 1671 / 1672
      A Commission of Administracon is granted THO: SALISBURY of ye Estate of WM:
      GRIFFIN. deced ., he giving caucon accordinge to Law
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      1655-1664 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 4; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page423
      WILLIAM GRIFFIN, 400 acs. N'umberland Co., 9 Dec. 1662, p. 86
      (1). Betwixt two branches of the very head of Dennis his Cr., N. upon a br. dividing this & land of Mr. Geo. Fletcher & S. upon land of one Howett. Formerly granted to Richard Budd, 1 Dec. 1653 & assigned to sd. Griffin.
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      1665-1666 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 4; [Antient Press]; Page 435
      Northumberland County Court 10th of April 1666
      Certificate is granted unto WM: GRIFFIN for Three hundred acres of Lande for ye importacon of sixl p :sons into this Collony, vizt.
      ANNE LAWSON, JOHN LAWSON,
      ELIZABETH LAWSON EDWARD RATTLE,
      ALEXANDER GRIFFIN ARCH: KIBLE in all 8.

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      1666-1669 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 59
      Northumberland County Court 10th of March 1668/69
      - It is ordered yt. WM: GRIFFIN in respect to his age, bee excluded out of ye Levy
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      1666-1670 Northumberland County, Virginia Record Book, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 2-3
      KNOW ALL MEN by these p:sents yt: I GEORGE ALRIDGE of ye Parish of FAIREFEILD & County of North umberld. have for ye value of Six thousand pds. of Tobo: & caske by mee in hand reced., wherewth: I doe hereby declare my selfe amply satisfied & contented, assigne & transferre unto FRANCIS BRICKLEY of ye Pish: & County a Deed of Sale for one hundred acres of land scituate & being on LITTLE WICOCOMICO CREEKE, wch: is part of a Pattent of Six hundred acres of Land granted unto JNO: MOSLEY & by ye sd. MOSLEY, with: ye consent of MARY, his Wife, graunted unto MATHEW WILCOX as by a Deed of Guift bearing date ye 19th of July 1658 wherein thereto more at large appeare, & by ye sd: MATHEW WILCOX sold unto me ye sd: ALRIDGE, as by Deed of Sale bearing date ye 20th of Novembr: 1658; as may at large appeare; To have & to hold ye sd: One hundred acres of Land with edifices together wth: all its rights unto ye said FRANCIS BRICKLEY his heires & assignes for ever; & & ye sd: GEORGE ALRIDGE for my selfe my heires do acknowledge ye Sale of ye sd: Land at the Court held for this County, as Witnesse my hand & seale ( )
      Witness Mr. THO: HOBSON GEO: ALRIDGE
      JOHN EDWARDS
      KNOW ALL MEN by these p:sents yt: I ANNE ALRIDGE doe positiveously of my owne free will consent to ye Sale above menconed unto FRAN: BRICKLEY & oblige my selfe in ye next Cort: held for this County to discharge my Right of Dower, as Witnesse my hand & seale ye 8th of Janry: 1666.
      Signed sealed & delivd: in ye p:sence of
      THO: HOBSON, sign ANNE ALRIDGE
      sig: JNO: GRAHAM
      20th Janry: 1666. Recognitur: Cur: ANNA ALRIDGE & recordat:
      KNOW ALL MEN by these p:sents yt: I FRAN: BRICKLEY doe assigne this Bill of Sale wth:
      ye Land therein menconed unto JNO: GRAHAM, his heyres & assignes for ever; as Wit-
      nesse my hand this 20th Janry: 1666
      the mrke: of ROBT: WILSON FRAN: BRICKLEY
      WM: GRIFFIN
      20th Janry: 1666. Recognitur Cur: FRANS: BRICKLEY & Recordatur

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