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

William Collins

Male Abt 1717 - Aft 1751  (~ 35 years)


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  • Name William Collins 
    Birth Abt 1717  King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death Aft 1751  South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I82036  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

    Father Joseph Collins,   b. Abt 1688, Stratton Major Parish, King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1 Nov 1757, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Susannah Lewis,   b. 23 Apr 1692, King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 16 Apr 1768, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Abt 1708  King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F22824  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Bashaw   d. Aft 1751, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F40529  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 
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      1749-1759 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Will Book B; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      1 Nov 1757: COLLINS, JOSEPH, Spotsylvania Co., d. Aug. -, 1757, p. Nov. 1, 1757.
      Wit. Joseph Brock, Robert Gains, Richard Long.
      Ex. sons, John, James, William, Thomas and Lewis Collins.
      Leg. granddaughter, Amey Collins;
      wife, Susannah Collins, to have estate real and personal, during her widowhood, at re-marriage, to be sold at auction and the money arising from the sale to be divided among sons James, William, Thomas, Lewis Collins, and daughters Ann Wisdom, Mary Brockman, Susannah Golson, Tabitha Gatewood, Drucilla Cook and Caty Glass. Page 329)
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      1751-1761 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book E; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Nov. 13, 1760. William Collins, Thomas Collins and Lewis Collins, sons of Joseph Collins, late of Spts. Co., Decd., to John Collins of Spts. Co. £85 curr. All est., right, title or interest held by sd. Wm. Thomas and Lewis Collins in est. of sd. Joseph Collins, Decd., after the death or marriage of his relict, Susanna Collins, etc. Witnesses, Z. Lewis, Zy. Lewis, junr.; John Collins, Waller Lewis, Elijah Garton, George x Perry. April 6, 1761.
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      1751-1761 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book E; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Jany. 8, 1759. James Collins of North Carolina, eldest son and heir at law of Joseph Collins, late of Spts. Co., Deed., to Thomas Collins. £20 curr. interest in landed estate of the sd. Joseph Collins, Decd. Witnesses, Wm. Collins, John x Collins, Ann x Collins. May 1, 1759.
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      1772-1778 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 16; [Antient Press]; Page 411-413
      Indenture 17 July 1771 between WILLIAM STROTHER of Culpeper County and WILLIAM COLLINS of Orange County .. for £15 .. sell land bounded by Jonathan Gibson; Gardeners Neck Road ..
      Presence: John Nixson, William Strother
      John Morton, Sarah Morton
      Recorded Orange County 24th October 1776.
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      1772-1778 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 16; [Antient Press]; Page 417-418
      Indenture 28 Nov 1776 between WILLIAM COLLINS and ELIZABETH, his wife, of Orange County and ARTHER MORSEN of King George County .. £60 .. sell 100 acres on branch of Rappahannock River bounded Robinson's old line; Jonathan Gibson; Gardeners neck road ..
      Recorded Orange County William Collins
      28th November 1776. Elizabeth Collins
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      1775-1778 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book H; [Antient Press]; Page 423-424
      THIS INDENTURE made the day of May 1777 Between JAMES NASH and ANN his Wife of County of Culpeper of one part and WILLIAM COLLINS of County aforesaid Witnesseth that said James Nash and Anne his Wife for sum one hundred and fifty pounds current money of Virginia have granted unto said William Collins land in County of Culpeper containing two hundred acres being the land Devised by the Will of PETER JOHNSTON to his two sons JOHN & ANDREW, called his MOUNTPONEY Land, and since Devised by order of Culpeper Court Reference to the Platt remaining on Record in said Court and bounded by the lands of JAMES INSKEEP, JEROME ROSSON and JOHN BUTLER . . James Nash
      At a Court held for Culpeper County the 19th May 1777 Ann Nash
      This Indenture of Bargain and Sale ordered to be recorded Previous to which the said Ann was first Privily examined as Law directs.
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      1775-1778 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book H; [Antient Press]; Page 425-426
      THIS INDENTURE made the 16th June 1777 Between JOHN BUTLER and MARY his Wife of County of Culpeper of one part and WILLIAM COLLINS of County afsd Witnesseth that for sum Seventy pounds Five shillings current money of Virginia John Butler and Mary his Wife do hereby grant unto said William Collins land in County aforesaid lying on a branch of Summer Duck Run containing sixty nine acres and is bounded Begining at a white oak Corner to HANIE thence N. to a poplar in NASHes line thence So. to a Red oak Corner to BUSHes Lott thence S. E. to a red oak near the RACOON FORD ROAD thence Down that Road the several courses to a white oak on the West side the road to a red oak on Branch of Summer Duck Run thence up the said Run No. to the Begining . John Butler
      At a Court held for Culpeper County the 19th May 1777 Mary Butler
      This Indenture of Bargain and Sale ordered to be recorded Previous to which the said Mary was first privily examined as the Law directs.

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