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

Richard Davis

Male Bef 1678 - 1737  (> 59 years)


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  • Name Richard Davis 
    Birth Bef 1678  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 10 Jun 1737  Lancaster County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I73508  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Henry Davys,   b. Abt 1648, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 12 Nov 1690, Lancaster County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Susannah MNU Davys,   b. Bef 1652   d. Aft 1690, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 40 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Abt 1668  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F37704  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. John Davis,   b. Bef 1737, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 19 Nov 1764, Lancaster County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 27 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F37776  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      1653-1800 Lancaster County, Virginia Wills [Ida J. Lee];
      DAVIS, Richard (St. Mary's White Chapel). Will. 17 June 1736. Rec. 10 June 1737.
      Wife (name not given) Sons: Richard, John and Henry.
      Daughters: Ann and Winnifret Davis and Thomazin Morgan.
      Property to be divided between Richard, John and Henry Davis, Eliz. Wood, Susannah Cole, Ann Winifret Davis.
      Wits. James and Catherine Brent. W.B. 13, P. 50.
      9 Sept. 1737 Appraisal recorded by Eliza. Davis, Admx. W.B. 13, p. 66.
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      1653-1800 Lancaster County, Virginia Wills [Ida J. Lee];
      DAVIS, Henry. Will. 17 Nov. 1726. Rec. 8 Mch. 1726.
      Wife Aleson and children (not named).
      Wits. Rich. Davis Sr. Rich Davis Jr. W.B. 10, p. 529.
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      1653-1800 Lancaster County, Virginia Wills [Ida J. Lee];
      DAVIS, Thomas. Will. 25 Oct. 1697. Rec. 12 March 1697/8. Wife, Susanna; Sons: Samuel, the eldest, Thomas and John, to whom is given plantation I now live on. Daughters: Susanna, Martha and Elizabeth. Extrs. Wife, Timothy Stamps, cousin Richard Davis. Wits. Joseph Tayloe, Geo. Heale. W.B. 8, p.77.
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      1696-1699 Lancaster County, Virginia Order Book 4, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 55
      Lancaster County Court 12th of January 1698/99
      - Upon ye Petition of RICHARD DAVIS, Executor in Trust to ye Estate of THOMAS DAVIS, deced., yt WILLIAM FETHERGILL marrying with SUSANNA ye Relict and Widdow of ye deced., might be commanded to give Security for ye Estate of ye Orphans of THOMAS DAVIS now in occupation or possession of WILLIAM FETHERGILL. This Court doe order yt WILLIAM FETHERGILL doe provide himselfe with good security to ye next Court bound to ye Justices of ye Court for ye discharge of his Trust
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      1696-1699 Lancaster County, Virginia Order Book 4, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 36
      Lancaster County Court 9th of March 1697/98
      - A Probate of the Last Will and Testament of THOMAS DAVIS deced. is granted unto SUSANNA DAVIS, his Widdow. TIMOTHY STAMPS and RICHARD DAVIS his Executors according to ye tenor of his Will. THOMAS SAMPSON, WILLIAM MITCHELL, JAMES STRATON and GEORGE FINCH are ordered to apprize ye Estate att some convenient time between this and ye next Court, and yt an Inventory thereof be exhibited unto ye next Court upon Oath

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