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

John Moone

Male Bef 1610 - 1655  (> 45 years)


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  • Name John Moone 
    Birth Bef 1610  Berry near Gosport, Stoak Parish, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 12 Aug 1655  Isle of Wight County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I72624  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Family Prudence Wilson,   b. Bef 1614   d. 9 Mar 1664, Isle of Wight County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 50 years) 
    Marriage Bef 1630  Isle of Wight County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Moone,   b. Aft 1639, Isle of Wight County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1678, Isle of Wight County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 37 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F29753  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 

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      Will of "Capt. John Moon, of Isle of Wight county, in Virginia,
      and Born at Berry, near Gosport, in ye parish of Stoak in
      Hampshire in England:" To wife Prudence Moon (my debts
      ,being paid) one-fourth part of all my movable estate (that is to
      say) the same to be equally divided between my wife and three
      daughters Sara, Susanna and Mary Moon. To eldest dau. Sarah
      Moon my dwelling House near Bethlehem, with ye land and
      houses from Pagan creek &c.; To second dau. Susannah Moon
      all the land that Samuel Nichols now liveth on on the Easterly
      side of Bethlehem Creek, that land now named Bethsaida; To
      Mary Moon another daughter, all lands and houses wh lyeth on
      Red Pt. &c. My brew house and land at James Town to be sold
      for the payment of my debts. Various other devises; Legacies"
      to J oane Garland nlY wives dau., to William Wilson my wives
      son, to Peter Garland my wives son-in-law." His land in England
      by Berry and Alvenstoak in Hampshire, near Gosport and
      Portsmouth, mortgaged to Mr Owen Jennings for 200 pounds
      sterling, to be redeemed if not to be sold outright and the proceeds
      divided between my three daus. 5 pds sterling to the poor
      of Berry and 5 pds to the poor of Alvenstoak, the interest thereof
      to be given to the poor in each place yearly. "Also I give and bequeath
      four ffemale cattle to remain for a Stock forever for poor
      Fatherless Children that hath nothing left them to bring them
      up, and for Old People past their labour or Lame People that
      are Destitute in this lower parish of the Isle of Wight county;
      the fiemale from time to time to be disposed of to those that do
      keep such persons~ to have the milk, provided that those that have
      them be careful of them they receive and of their Increase. My
      will is that all ye fiemale Increase from time to time be and r~main
      for a Stock for this use, and the male cattle and old cows to
      be disposed of for clothing and Schooling and the like necessarie~
      for such persons, on condition as is before expressed, and the
      overseers of the Poor with consent of my children from time to
      time are to see this my will in this particular really performed
      as is in my will expressed and not otherways." Recorded 12
      August, 1655.
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      1623-1637 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part 1; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 32
      JOHN MOONE, 900 acs. Warresquioake Co., 21 Oct. 1635, p. 291. 300 acs. at the mouth of Pagan poynt Cr., Ely. on the W. side of same, Wly. towards Virgoz Cr., Nly. on Warresquioake great bay Cr. & Sly. into the woods ; 600 acs. in the neck & branches of Virgos Cr., butting Ely. according to the marked trees &c. 50 acs. for the per. adv. of his wife Susan Moone & 850 acs. for trans. of 17 pers: Jon. Russell, Jon. Prise, Robt. Bard, Tho. Wernner, Jon. Silliward, Norman Williams, Jon. Cloyes, Jon. White, Rich. Petway, Tho. Boy, Solon a Negro, Jon. Rowlett, Anth. Jordan, Rich. Banen, Tho. Warder, Jon. Neale.
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      1637-1643 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 77
      JOHN MOONE, Gent., 550 acs. Isle of Wight Co., 10 Oct. 1637, p.
      1. Ely. upon Pagan point Cr., Wly. & Nly. upon land formerly graunted to him, & Sly. into the woods. Trans. of 11 pers: Thomas Hynes, Wm. Harris, Wm. Vinson, Peter Gleare, Robert Virgin, Rich. Bufort, Walter Norden, Hugh Press, Math. Bassett, Margarett Small, John Vanham.
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      1637-1643 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 101
      JOHN MOONE, Gent., 400 acs. S. side of Warresquicke Riv., Wly. upon the back Cr., N. upon land of Thomas Davis, E. upon his own land & S. into the woods. 2 Nov. 1638, p. 613. Due for trans. of 8 pers: Richard Jones, Thomas Dawson, Georg Nicholson, Alice Newman, Lancelott Clay, Daniell Welch, Thomas Bourne, Mathew Bassett.
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      1637-1643 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 1, Part 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 140
      JOHN MOONE, Gent., 2,250 acs. Isle of Wight Co., Nov. 20, 1642, Page
      860. Between Pagan Cr. & the Back Bay Cr., and adj. Virgoes Cr., etc., near land of Thomas Davis, John Spackman, & Capt. John Upton. 2,050 as. by several former patents & 200 acs. for trans. of 4 pers: Francis Balding, Evan Jones, George Tyson, Clement Lattimore.

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