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

John Dunaway

Male Bef 1684 - Aft 1708  (> 26 years)


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  • Name John Dunaway 
    Born Bef 1684 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1708  Great Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I88025  Tree1
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2023 

    Father John Dunaway,   d. Abt 1696, Great Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Catherine Eyes,   b. Bef 1650,   d. Aft 1696, Wiccomico Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 48 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1666  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F53728  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret MNU Dunaway,   b. Bef 1688,   d. Aft 1705, Great Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 19 years) 
    Married Bef 1704 
    Children 
     1. James Dunaway,   b. Bef 1716, Great Wicomico, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1736, Wicomico Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 20 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2023 
    Family ID F42318  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1729-1737 Northumberland County, Virginia Administrations; [Lewis & Booker]; Page 270
      Donaway, James,est.adm.by John Donaway. 21 April 1736
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      1706-1711 Northumberland County, Virginia Record Book, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 76-78
      THIS INDENTURE made this Third day of September Anno Dom: one thousand seven hundred & Eight and in the Seventh yeare of the Reigns of or: Sovereigns Lady Anne &c,, Betweene JOHN DUNAWAY of GREAT WICCOCOMOCO in the County of Northumberland. Planter of the one part and STEPHEN CHILTON JUNR„ & JOHN CHILTON & MARY his Wife, all of the Parish of CHRIST CHURCH & County of LANCASTER of the other part! Witnesseth that the said JOHN DUNAWAY for Four thousand six hundred pounds of good sound merchantable tobacco & cask, hath sold them the said STEPHEN CHILTON JUNR. & JOHN CHILTON & MARY his Wife their heires and assignes for ever. all that tract of land in the Parish of GREAT WICCOCOMOCO &County of Northumberland hounded as followeth: Begining at a corner red Oak standing on the head of a Branch called the HOLLY BRANCH, near the MATCHOTIQUE PATH, thence down sd. Branch to the Maine Swamp, from thence upon another Branch to a corner red Oak which is menconed in the Pattent for the sd, Land standing near the MATCHOTIQUE PATH to the corner tree where it first began. being by estimacon One hundred acres which said Land is part of a Pattent first taken up & Pattented by JOSIAS DRAPER, JAMES POPE and JAMES HILL in copartnership and by them, the said JOSIAS DRAPER, JAMES POPE and JAMES HILL divided into three severall parts, Three hundred acres whereof belonging to the said JAMES POPE was conveyed to JOHN BOUND his heires and assignes by Deed dated the Sixth day of Janry: 166( ); and by said JOHN BOUND conveyed to one BENNETT. who dyed wth:out heirs & one JOHN INGOE, who marryed with the sd. BENNETTs Widdow, Pattented againe the Sixth of July 1695, and by him the sd. INGOE sold and assigned to BENJN: BROWNE, and by the said BENJA: BROWNE sold to the said JOHN DUNAWAY. the abovesd. parcel! of land part of the aforesd. Three hundred acres of Land. To have and to hold the aforesd. One hundred acres of Land to them the sd. STEPHEN CHILTON JUNR, JOHN CHILTON and MARY his Wife their heires and assignes for ever: with all houses woods trees waters: the said JOHN DUNAWAY doth for himselfe grant said STEPHEN CHILTON JUNR., JOHN CHILTON & MARY his Wife att all times for ever that he will warrant and defend from the claimes of him, the sd. JOHN DUNAWAY, his heires or any other persons & that he, the said JOHN DUNAWAY, & MARGARETT his Wife by her Lawfull Attorney authorized thereto shall att the next Court held for the County of Northumberld, acknowledge the above prmisses: In Witness whereof the parties first above named to this pr:sent Indenture hath hereunto sett his hand & affixed his seale the day & yeare above written
      Signed sealed & delivered & Livery & Seizin made upon
      the said Land in pr.sence of us
      JOS TAYLOE JOHN DONAWAY
      BENJA. BROWNE. GEORGE BRENT
      Die Novembris 17, 170S This Deed of Indenture was acknowledged in Northumberld, County Court by JOHN DUNAWAY & MARGIT, his Wife by her Attorney, BENA.J: BROWNE, unto STEPHEN CHILTON, JUNR.. JOHN CHILTON & MARY his Wife, and the same is admitted to Record
      Test THO. HOBSON, Cl Cur
      Memorandm. Sept, ye 3d. 1704. That this day the sd. JOHN DUNAWAY made Livery & Seizin of ye within menconed Land by delivery of Turfee &Twigg in ye name of Seizin in pr:sence of whose names are underwritten:
      JOS. TAYLOE, BENJA. BROWNE
      GEORGE BRENT
      Die Novr, 17: 1708. The above Livery & Seizin was acknowledged Novr: 17: 1708 in Northumberld. County Court by JOHN DUNAWAY, STEPHEN CHILTON JUNR, JOHN CHILTON and MARY his Wife and is admitted to Record
      Test THO: HOBSON, CI Cur
      ie May 16, 1711. This Originally Deed & Livery of seizin were pr:sented to the Court by STEPHEN CHILTON (and the Record being burnt) on his mocon sd. Deed &Endorsmt, are admitted to Record Test THO: HOBSON, Cl Cur

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