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

John Ashmore

Male Bef 1690 - 1737  (> 47 years)


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  • Name John Ashmore 
    Born Bef 1690 
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Aug 1737  Dettingen Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I75258  Tree1
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 

    Family 1 Mary Chapman,   b. Bef 1690,   d. 24 Oct 1748, Dettingen Parish, Prince William County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 58 years) 
    Married Abt 1724  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Ashmore,   b. Bef 1730, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1783, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 55 years)  [natural]
     2. William Ashmore,   b. Bef 1735, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1772, Prince William County, Virginia - bond Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 37 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F38299  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Female MNU Ashmore,   d. Abt 1724, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jean Ashmore,   b. Aft 1714, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1779, Dettingen Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 63 years)  [natural]  [Stepchild]
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F13170  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1732-1847 Prince William County, Virginia Bond Book [Ronald Ray Turner]: August 22nd 1737 (C-130)
      Know all Men by these Presents that we Mary Ashmore, Joseph Guess & John Carr are held and firmly bound unto Denis McCarty the first Justice in the Commission of Peace for Prince William County for and in behalf and to the sole use and behoof of the Justices of the said County and their successors in the sum of three hundred pounds to be paid to the said Denis McCarty his Executors Administrators and Assigns. To which payment well and truly to be made we bind ourselves and every of us our and every of our heirs, executors and administrators jointly and severally firmly by these presents. Sealed with our seals dated this 22nd day of August 1737.
      The Condition of this Obligation is such that if the above bound Mary Ashmore administrix of all the Goods, Chattels and Credits of John Ashmore deceased do make or cause to be made a true and perfect Inventory of all and singular the Goods, Chattels, and Credits of the said Deceased, which have, or shall come to the hands, possession, or knowledge of the said Mary Ashmore or into the hands or possession of any other person or persons for her and the same so made, do exhibit into the County Court of Prince William at such time as she shall be thereunto required by the said Court; and the same Goods, Chattels and Credits, and all other the Goods, Chattels, and Credits of the said Deceased at the time of her death or which at any time shall come to the hands, possession of the said Mary Ashmore or into the hands and possession of any other person or persons for him do well and truly administer according to Law and further do make a just and true account of her Actings and Doings therein when thereto required by the said Court and all the rest and residue of the goods Chattels and Credits which shall be found remaining upon the said administrators account, the same being first examined and allowed by the Justices of the Court for the time being shall deliver and pay unto such person or persons respectively as the said Justices by their order or Judgment shall direct pursuant to the laws in that case made and provided and if it shall hereafter appear that any Last Will and Testament was made by the Deceased and the Executor or Executors therein named do Exhibit the same into Court making request to have it allowed and approved accordingly if the said Mary Ashmore being thereunto required do render and deliver up his letter of administration approbation of such Testament being first had and maid in the Court. Then this Obligation to be void and of none effect or else to remain in full force and virtue.
      Sealed, and delivered, in presence of John Bowie Mary (X) Ashmore SEAL
      Joseph (X) Guess SEAL
      John (X) Carr SEAL
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      Prince William County, Virginia Deeds [Antient Press]; Liber I; 1745 - 1746; pp 105-108
      THIS INDENTURE made the twenty second and twenty third day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and forty six Between PHILEMON WATERS JUNR. of the County of Prince William of one part and LUKE CANNON of the sd County of the other part Witnesseth that for the sum of Six pounds Three shillings Current money of Virginia he the said PHILEMON WATERS hath granted unto the said LUKE CANNON (in his actual possession now being by virtue of a bargain and Sale for one whole year and by force of the statute for transferring uses into possession) and his heirs all that parcel of land containing Thirty one acres bounded beginning at a small red Oak on the South side of a small Branch & on the West side of a large Branch & in the line of the sd WATERS tract & in the line of the land granted JOHN ASHMORE deced & extending from thence North West to several marked saplings on a Ridge thence North East to some red Oaks in the line of sd WATERS land thence with or near the sd lines South East to the line of the sd ASHMOREs land & the corner of sd WATERS's land thence with said ASHMOREs line & said WATERS line South East to ASHMOREs corner & WATERS's Corner with another of said line to the beginning and all houses and appurtenances whatsoever belonging To Have and To Hold unto the said LUKE CANNON his heirs and assigns forever (the Quit Rents hereafter to grow due and paiable to the Right Honble THO. LORD FAIRFAX his heirs only excepted and foreprized) In Witness whereof the said PHILEMON WATERS hath set his hand and seal
      PHILM. WATERS
      At a Court continued and held for the County of Prince William the 27th day of May 1746, PHILEMON WATERS JUNR, acknowledged this Lease Release & Receipt to LUKE CANNON to be his acts and deed and SARAH the Wife of the said PHILEMON being first privately examined relinquished her right of Dower to the land conveyed which are admitted to record

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