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

Hannah Ball

Female 1683 - 1748  (65 years)


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  • Name Hannah Ball 
    Born 1683  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 12 Nov 1748  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I025120  Tree1
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2021 

    Father Joseph Ball,   b. 24 May 1649, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1711, "Epping Forest", Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Julia Romney,   b. Abt 1659, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1706, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Married 1675  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F09147  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Rawleigh Travers,   b. Abt 1680, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1733, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Married Abt 1700  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Rawleigh Travers,   b. Abt 1705, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1749, Stafford County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years)
     2. Elizabeth Travers,   b. Abt 1708, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1733, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 26 years)
     3. Sarah Travers,   b. Abt 1710, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1789, Stafford County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F14790  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Simon Pearson,   b. 1681, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1733, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married Bef 7 Dec 1731  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F12539  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Name: Joseph Ball
      Sex: M
      Birth: 24 MAY 1649 in England
      Death: 11 JUL 1711 in Epping Forest, Lancaster County, Virginia
      daughter of Joseph BALL and Elizabeth Julia ROMNEY
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      STAFFORD COUNTY VA WILL BOOK O; 1748-1767; THE ANTIENT PRESS
      WILL OF HANNAH PEARSON. p 30-32
      IN THE NAME OF GOD AMEN I Hannah Pearson of the County of Stafford being of perfect sence and memory but calling to mind the uncertainty of this Human Life and being disposed to settle all my worldly affairs do make and ordain this my last will and testament in manner and form following hereby revoking cancelling making null and void all former and other will or Wills heretofore by me made published or declared and declaring this present writing only to be dam'd and taken as my last will and Testament Imprimis I give and bequeath my soul into the hands of Almighty God who created me trusting in the meritorious death and passion of my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ for full remission and pardon of all my Sins and my body to the Earth from whoever it was taken to be decently interred at the descertion of my Ex. Ex. hereafter named and for what worldly Estate it has pleased God to bless me with I give and bequeath in manner following:
      Item I give and bequeath to my Grandson Travers Cook one Negro man named James and to him and his heirs lawfully begotten and for want of such heirs to Traverse Daniel to him and his heirs
      Item I give and bequeath to my Grandson Travers Cooke one Feather bed bolster and two pillows one blue rugg, blankets one pair of sheets and pair of pillow cases to him and his heirs lawfully begotten and for want of such heirs to Hanah Cooke and her heirs
      Item I give and bequeath to my Grandson Travers Cooke one new pewter bason to take his choice of the six basons, a new pewter dish and six shallow plates and one brass candle stick one new pine chest and one four gallon pot and pot hooks six country leather bottomd. chairs and my case and bottles to him and his heirs.
      Item I give and bequeath to my granddaughter Hanah Cooke one negro woman named Mott to her and her heirs lawfully begotten and for want of such heirs to Travers Cooke and his heirs Item I give and bequeath to my granddaughter Hannah Cooke one feather bed, bolster two pillows and spotted rugg and country cotton counterpin blankets pair of sheets pair of pillow cases, to her and her heirs lawfully begotten and for want of such to Travers Cooke to him and his heirs Item I give and bequeath to my grand daughter Hannah Cooke one new pewter bason to take her choice of five new basons one pewter dish six shallow plates one tin candlestick one four gallon Ironpot and hooks and four axes and one ram to her and her heirs lawfully begotten and for want of such heirs to Travers Cooke and his heirs.
      Item I give and bequeath to my Grand daughter Hannah Daniel one feather bed, bolster two pillows marked H D one green rugg two blankets two pair sheets two pair pillow cases, one black leather trunk marked H B four blacked framed chairs and guoson in the two armd chair one white counterpin one suit of white cotton curtains and vallins to her and her heirs law-fully begotten and for want of such heirs to be between Trav. Daniel and Eliz. Travers Daniel to them and their heirs
      Item I give and bequeath to my grand son Travers Daniel one feather bed bolster and two pillows marked T D one green rugg two blankets two pair of sheets two pair of pillow cases one Maple oval table and half a dozen silver tea spoons a spade mare a brass Kettle and one blue and white stamped counterpin to him and his heirs lawfully begotten and for want of such heirs to Hanah Daniel and Eliz Travers Daniel and their heirs.
      Item I give and bequeath to my granddaughter Elizabeth Travers Daniel one feather bed and furniture two pillows marked E T D one silk rugg two blankets two pair of sheets two pair of pillow cases the new chist of draws one white hair trunk one little red gilted six diaper napkins one new diaper table claoth one diaper towell one linnen table cloath six linen napkins one piece blue and white stamps linen to make her a suit of curtains four new leather chairs one new white counter pin to her and her heirs lawfully begotten and for want of such heirs to Hannah Daniel and Travers Daniel to them and their heirs
      Item I give and bequeath all my earthen ware to be equally divided between my three grand daughters Hannah Cooke, Hannah Daniel and Elizabeth Travers Daniel to them and their heirs
      Item I give and bequeath unto my daughter Eliz Cooke my yoke of oxen and Cart to her and her heirs
      Item I give and bequeath unto my Daughter Sarah Daniel my riding horse shab to her and her heirs
      Item I give and bequeath unto my son Rawleigh Travers and all residue of Bottles and one white counter pin.
      Item I give and bequeath all the residue of my horses cattle sheep and hoggs to be equally divided between my three children Rawleigh Travers Eliz Cooke and Sarah Daniel to them and their heirs
      Item I give and bequeath to my two Daughters Eliz Cooke and Sarah Daniel all my wearing cloathes to be equally divided between to them and their heirs
      Item I give and bequeath all rest of my pewter and Iron Potts not yet given to be divided between my three grandchildren Hannah Daniel Travers Daniel and Elizabeth Travers Daniel to them and their heirs.
      I give all the rest of my estate of what kind soever debts or anything else not yet given to be equally divided between my three grandchildren Hannah Daniel Travers Daniel and Elizabeth Travers Daniel to them and their heirs
      I now appoint my son in law Peter Daniel and my grandson Travers Cooke whole and sole Ex. Ex. of this my last will and Testament and whatsoever they think will not keep good 4 all the children comes to age they are to sell for money and the money to be divided between the children Hannah Daniel Travers Daniel and Eliz. Travers Daniel and likewise a bedstead to be with every bed.
      In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this seventh day of March 1745.
      Hannah Pearson (SEAL)
      Sealed and designed
      in the presence of
      his her
      George X Simson Margaret X Simson, David Waugh.
      mark mark
      At a Court held in Stafford County Dec. 13, 1748
      This will was presented into Court by Peter Daniel, Gent one of the Ex. Ex. therein named who, made oath thereto according law and being further proved by the. oaths of the witnesses thereto subscribed is admitted to record and on nation of those Ex. Ex. & he performing what is usual in such cases, Certificate is granted him for obtaining a probat thereof in due form.
      Teste: _ H. Tyler, Clerk.
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://gedcom.surnames.com/burgess_jim/np301.htm
      Note:
      Stafford County Will Book M page 107-110 A true and perfect Inventory of all and Singular the goods and chattels of Estate of Rawleigh Travers Gent Deceast Viz items listed..no value. Lists horses cattle and hoggs at the home House, Cattle at the Quarter.

      A true Inventory by Hannah Travers.
      At court held for Stafford County 9th May 1733. The inventory of Estate of Rawleigh Travers deceased on Motion of Rawleigh Travers Son of the said Deceased was admitted to record, not having as yet been recorded. The Estate of Mr. Rawleigh Travers deceased Dr.
      To funeral charges,
      paid Capt Thomas Hooper the Balance of account for quit rents:
      paid Mr David McGill on Account of Schooling and Board for his on Rawleigh Travers due before my husbands deceased, paid John Sharpe,
      paid Thomas Seddon Junr.,
      paid my James Hay for Doct Medicine when Mrs Travers lay sick,
      paid the Exes of Mr james Dorninor,
      paid Horar King Freedom dues,
      paid Mr Gartshore Merhant
      paid Doctor Mungo Roy,
      paid Capt: Thomas Hooper I being a Legacy.
      To due from one of the Germans.
      Contra by Edward Snoxall rent and arrearages, by Edward Maulpus, Mr. Lewis Elzey, crop tobacco in the house at Mr Travers decease by John Skains
      Errors Excepdt. Hannah Travers
      At Court held for Stafford County 9th May 1733 on motion of Rawleigh Travers the son of Rawleigh Travers deceased this account against the said Decests Estate was admitted to record not having as yet been recorded.
      ===
      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      BALL, Joseph,. Psh. St. Mary's White Chapel. Will. 25 June 1711. Rec. 11 July 1711.
      Wife Mary; son Joseph; daus. Hannah Travers; Anne Conway; Esther Chinn; Elizabeth Cornegie; Mary Ball; Eliza Johnson (dau. of his wife), dau. Mary, 400 acres of land in Richmond county; grandson James Cornegie (not 21) acknowledges gift to son Joseph Ball, and daus. Hannah Travers, Anne Conway and Esther Chinn made 11 Feb. 1707; Overseer John Hagan; negroes formerly belonging to Jon. Carnegie, decd. Extr. Joseph Ball. Wits. Geo. Finch, Elizabeth Finch, Margaret Miller, Joseph Taylor. W.B. 10, p. 88.

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