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

Susannah Humston

Female Bef 1785 -


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  • Name Susannah Humston 
    Born Bef 1785  Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Person ID I88988  Tree1
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2022 

    Father Edward Humston,   b. 22 Sep 1737, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1789, Shenandoah County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 53 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Jett,   b. 1748, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1784, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 37 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F17379  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Morehead,   b. Bef 1781, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Marion County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 4 May 1801  Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F42617  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      "Peter Jett's will May 22, 1784....King George County:
      In the name of God Amen. I, Peter Jett of King George County, Virginia and the parish of Brunswick, I recommend my soul into the hands of Almighty God who gave it to me and my body to be buried in a Christian and decent manner at the descretion of my executors hereafter mentioned, and what little estate it has pleased God to endow me, I give and devise the same in manner and form as followeth:
      I bequeath unto my daughters, Mary Hunstead and Anne Conley my negro woman named Rose and lease of the land I now live on, containing one hundred acres and my 2 houses.
      I bequeath unto John Pratt Bowen, my lease I bought from John Reuben Payne, being the same land whereon sd Payne now lives. And also to John Pratt Bowen, one bed, one table and furniture. It is my desire that my stock of hogs be divided between John Pratt Bowen and my daughters Mary Humstead and Anne Conley.
      I bequeath unto my daughter Elizabeth Curtis 5 shillings.
      I bequeath unto my daughter Susanna Payne, 5 shillings.
      I bequeath unto my daughter Margaret Thielkild, 5 shillings.
      I bequeath unto my daughter Sarah Jones, 5 shillilngs.
      I bequeath unto my grandson Jesse Thielkild, my young sorrel mare.
      I bequeath unto my granddaughter Susanna Hunstead, my wife's saddle.
      I bequeath the residue of my estate to be equally divided between my sons Francis and William Jett, and my daughter Mary Humstead and Anne Conley.
      And lastly, I appoint my sons Francis Jett, William Jett, and John Pratt Bowen, my whole and sole executors, as witness my hand and seal this 22nd day of May, in the year of our Lord 1784.

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