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

William Rush

Male 1661 - 1709  (48 years)


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  • Name William Rush 
    Born 1661  Gloucester, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Feb 1708/09  Westmoreland County, Virginia - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I025498  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Father William Rush,   b. Abt 1635, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1690, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Mother Anne Gray,   b. 1638, St. George's Hundred, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1690, Washington Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 51 years) 
    Married 1652  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F12764  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Perrie,   b. Abt 1665, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1750, Hanover Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Married Abt 1688  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Benjamin Rush,   b. 1685, Hanover Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1759, Bute County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. William Rush,   b. Aft 1687, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1734/35, Orange County, Virginia - Admin Bond Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 46 years)
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F15754  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

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      Westmoreland County, Deeds & Wills Book 5 (1712-1716), page 32: 16
      26 Mar 1712: William Rush. Estate Account. 1709.
      Payments made to James Westcomb, Jno. Wheeler, Joshua Hudson, John Popham, Tho. Weedon, Peter Skinner, Burdett Ashton, Robert Richards, John Pratt, Samll. Duchmen, James Ohary, James Ohary by Neal Macan[?], John Baker, Joseph Weekes, Nathll. Pope, Richard Thomas.
      To Will Rush, eldest son to Wm. Rush, being his part of his fatherís estate 448 [pounds of tobacco]
      To my third part of the estate due to me by law 448 [pounds of tobacco] Eliza. Rush
      26 Mar 1712. At the motion of Eliza. Rush the account was admitted to record.
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA ORDER BOOK, 1707-1709 {Antient Press}: pg 74
      Westmoreland County Court 23rd of February 1708/9
      - RUSH's Inventory returned ELIZABETH RUSH, Relict ofWILLIAM
      RUSH, deceased, returned into Court an Inventory ofher deced. Husband's Estate (upon her solempne protestation according to Law) she professing to bee a QUAKER
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      WILLS OF Westmoreland County, Virginia 1654-1800 BY AUGUSTA B. FOTHERGILL: Pg 46
      RUSH, WILLIAM, 6 April 1712.
      Inventory returned by Elizabeth Rush; son William
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      James Hughes 2005-09-22 16:30:06
      Wills of Westmoreland County, Virginia , Page 43

      HUDSON, JOHN, 22 April 1708; 28 July 1708. Daughter Margaret plantation I live on; daughter Mary plantation where Edward Maning lives; uncle William Rush and brother Joshua Hudson exrs; daughters of age at 16 years and all my estate equally divided.

      Westmoreland County, Court Order Book (1707-1709), page 116a:
      24 Feb 1708/09: [Ducheman v Hudsonís Executors] Judgment is granted Samuell Ducheman against the Estate of John Hudson, deceased, in the hands of William Rush and Joshua Hudson, Executors of the Last Will and Testament of John Hudson, for the sume of four hundred forty six pounds of tobacco due by account and proved by the Oath of Samuell Ducheman. Ordered they pay the same with costs als Execution.

      Westmoreland County, Deeds & Wills Book 5 (1712-1716), page 32: 16
      26 Mar 1712: William Rush. Estate Account. 1709. Payments made to James Westcomb, Jno. Wheeler, Joshua Hudson, John Popham, Tho. Weedon, Peter Skinner, Burdett Ashton, Robert Richards, John Pratt, Samll. Duchmen, James Ohary, James Ohary by Neal Macan[?], John Baker, Joseph Weekes, Nathll. Pope, Richard Thomas. To Will Rush, eldest son to Wm. Rush, being his part of his fatherís estate 448 [pounds of tobacco] To my third part of the estate due to me by law 448 [pounds of tobacco] Eliza. Rush 26 Mar 1712. At the motion of Eliza. Rush the account was admitted to record.

      Wills of Westmoreland Co. VA: RUSH, WILLIAM, 6 April 1712. Inventory returned by Elizabeth Rush; son William.
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY WILLS
      HUDSON, JOHN, 22 April 1708; 28 July 1708. Daughter Margaret plantation I live on; daughter Mary plantation where Edward Maning lives; uncle William Rush and brother Joshua Hudson exrs; daughters of age at 16 years and all my estate equally divided.
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      WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA ORDER BOOK, 1707-1709 {Antient Press}: pg 54
      Westmoreland County Court 28th of July 1708
      - JOHN HUDSON's Will proved The Last Will and Testament ofJOHN
      HUDSON, deceased, was proved by the Oaths of all the witnesses thereto subscribed a Probat thereof granted WILLIAM RUSH and JOSHUA HUDSON, Executors therein named, and the Will ordered to bee recorded; It is also ordered that the Executors return a true and perfect Inventory of the Decedent's Estate upon Oath to the next Court to bee held for this County, and that JOHN PRATT, JUNR., JOHN LILLY, DANIELL FIELD and COSSOM BENNETT or any three of them being first sworn before some ofher Majtie;s Justices for the sd County do some tyme before the next Court value and appraise the Estate and return their valuation to the sd next Court
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=74&last=&g_p=G3&col lection=NN Grant
      Title Rush, William.
      Publication 10 January 1704.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Westmoreland County.
      Description: 100 acres escheat land. bounded viz. with the Horse Road that comes out of the forrest to Berrymanís Mill.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 3, 1703-1710, p. 74 (Reel 288).

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