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

William Green

Male Abt 1700 - Aft 1737  (~ 38 years)


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  • Name William Green 
    Birth Abt 1700  St. Mary's Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death Aft 1737  Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I81695  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

    Father George Green,   b. Bef 1668   d. 2 Sep 1719, St. Mary's Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 51 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Clapham,   b. Aft 1675, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1728, Hanover Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 53 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Bef 1694  St. Mary's Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16492  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1717-1725 Richmond County, Virginia Will Book 4 [Robert K. Headley, jr.]; Page 131
      - George GREEN, will; 9 Jun 1716, 2 Sep 1719
      wife Elizabeth;
      sons John, Thomas, George, Jozef, William, Samuel, Daniel, Isaac to have all land, and Robert;
      daus. Elizabeth and Grace;
      no ex;
      wits: Neall MCORMICK, William TIPPETT.
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      1737-1738 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 2; [John Frederick Dorman]; Pages 115-19.
      21-22 7br [Sept.] 1737. Henry Willis, Esq., of Orange County to William Green of same. Lease and release; for 20 current money. 590 acres part of 15,000 acres first granted to Gowin Corbin, Gent. 6 June 1733, and afterward by him lapsed for want of cultivation, then granted to Henry Willis 20 Aug. 1734, and on his humble suplication to the Governor and Council (setting forth that sundry people had obtained grants with in the said pattent and spent their substance in making improvements thereon which if taken from them by the said Willis would be their utter ruin, and great part of the remainder being so mean that is is not worth holding) declared void with the priority of right to Willis to take up any of the ungranted lands so that each of his surveys should not contain less than 1000 acres ... on the south side of the south fork of the North River in the great fork of Rappahannock River forgainst the upper end of a little mountain ... down the several courses of the river ... on the north side of the River in the goard vine fork ...
      Henry Willis
      22 Sept. 1737. Acknowledged by Henry Willis, esq. On motion of Robert Green, Gent., admitted to record.
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      1753-1773 King George County Deed Book 4 (Antient Press); Page 447-448
      Indenture made 13th April 1760 between JOHN GREEN of county Stafford and FRANCIS THORNTON of county King George .. Whereas GEORGE GREEN late of county Richmond was in his life time possessed of a certain parcel of land lying in parish of Hanover and county King George containing 885 acres or thereabouts .. made his last will and testament in writing bearing date 9th June 1716 .. did devise the said tract of land to his sons JOHN GREEN (party hereto his Eldest son & heir at law), THOS, GEORGE, JOSEPH, WILLIAM, SAMUEL, DANIEL, and ISAAC and to his Daughters ELIZABETH & CREES {sic Grace} GREEN .. equally divided among them after death of Testator the said tract of land was equally divided & allotted to the several children .. upon which allotment 69 acres .. and bounded Southerly by the Dividend of land allotted to Elizabeth and since purchased by FRANCIS THORNTON, Easterly by the Dividend allotted to DANIEL GREEN also purchased by Francis Thornton, Northerly by dividend allotted to SAMUEL GREEN and Westerly by tract of land belonging to THOMAS WILLKERSON was allotted to GREES GREEN as her equal dividend .. and Whereas said Grees being possessed as tenant departed this life intestate and without issue of her body .. said parcel of land reverted and came to John Green party hereto as Eldest Son and heir at law .. Now This Indenture .. Witnesseth that John Green for sum Twenty four pounds currt. money sold Francis Thornton the above recited tract of land containing 69 acres
      Presence Francis Thornton. John x Green
      John Triplett Junr .. William Thornton
      At a court held 7th August 1760 .. Indenture of Bargain and Sale with Receipt Indorsed .. admitted to record.
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      1726-1730 Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 13; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 30
      WILLIAM GREEN, 590 acs. (N. L.), Spotsyl. Co., in St. George's Par; on S. side the 5, fork of the North River, in the gr. fork of Rappa. Riv., against a little Mt; in the Goardvine fork; 28 Sept. 1728, p. 302.

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