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

Hannah Roy

Female 1680 - 1734  (54 years)


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  • Name Hannah Roy  [1, 2
    Born 1680  Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 3 Aug 1734  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I025533  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 

    Father Richard Roy,   b. Between 1654 and 1657, Roy's Neck, King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Oct 1730, Statton Major, King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Mother Mary Marsh,   b. Abt 1661,   d. Statton Major, King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1679  King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14839  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Larkin Chew,   b. 1678, Annapolis, Anne Arundle County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1729, St. George's Parish, Spotysylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 1698  Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joseph Chew,   b. Abt 1698, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Larkin Chew,   b. 1698, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1770, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     3. Thomas Chew,   b. 1702, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1782, Orange County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. Thomas {Addl Records1} Chew,   b. 1702, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1782, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     5. Thomas {Addl Records2} Chew,   b. 1702, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1782, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     6. Anna Chew,   b. 1703, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1742, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     7. John Chew,   b. 1706, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1756, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F15462  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Contributed by: James Hughes

      Note:
      ADMINISTRATION BONDS-WILL BOOK A

      L200 Thomas Chew, admr. of Hannah Chew, decd., with Anthony Foster, sec. Aug. 3, 1743.

      Spotsylvania County records, 1721-1800 : being transcriptions, from the original files at the County Court House, of wills, deeds, administrators' and guardians' bonds, marriage licenses, and lists of Revolutionary pensioners
      Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. County, 1965, 583 pgs.
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      1722-1749 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Will Book A; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      CHEW, LARKIN, d. May 11, 1728, p. Apr. 1, 1729. Wit. William Russell. Ex. son Larkin Chew. Leg. sons Thomas and John Chew; daughter Nan Johnson, wife of William Johnson; Larkin Chew Junr. son of Larkin and Hannah Chew, every part and parcel of my estate after my debts are paid; my wife Hannah Chew to have her first choice of my estate after the debts are paid, to maintain her and my mother Ruth Green, during their natural lives, afterwards to return to Larkin Chew, my natural son and executor. (page 98)
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      Children of Hannah [Smith] Roy and Larkin Chew are:
      i. Joseph Chew was born 1698 in , , Virginia, and died 1698 in Virginia, An Infant.
      ii. Thomas Sr. COLONEL Chew was born 1700 in , New Kent County, Virginia, and died 27 MAR 1778 in , Orange County, Virginia. He married Martha Thompson Taylor 1724 in Rapidan, Orange County, Virginia, daughter of James COLONEL II Taylor and Martha Thompson. She was born 27 JAN 1701/02 in King & Queen Co, Virginia or Rapidan, Orange, Virginia, and died 17 NOV 1782 in Rapidan, Orange Co, Virginia Age 80 years of age.
      iii. Anne 'Nan' Mary Chew was born ABT 1704 in Caroline County, Virginia, and died 2 NOV 1742 in Port Royal, Caroline, Virginia. She married William CAPTAIN Johnson 23 OCT 1723 in Port Royal, Caroline County, Virginia. He was born 19 DEC 1697 in Dumfrieshire, Scotland, and died 16 AUG 1754 in Spotsylvania County, Virginia
      iv. Larkin Jr. Chew was born ABT 1705 in King and Queens County, Virginia, and died 27 MAR 1770 in , Spotsylvania County, Virginia He married Mary Beverley 30 SEP 1733, daughter of Harry CAPTAIN Beverley and Elizabeth Smith. She was born 11 NOV 1699 in , Middlesex, Virginia, and died 30 SEP 1770 in , Spotsylvania County, Virginia
      v. John Chew was born ABT 1706 in , Spotsylvania County, Virginia, and died 6 JUL 1756 in , Spotsylvania County, Virginia. He married Margaret Beverley 26 JUN 1729 in , Spotsylvania County, Virginia, daughter of Harry CAPTAIN Beverely and Elizabeth Smith. She was born 27 MAR 1704.
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      James Hughes
      The Descendants of Captain Thomas Carter , Page 281

      Joseph Chew, born 1641, died 1716, in Anne Arundel County, Maryland., where he removed from York County, Virginia., after 1659, married a daughter of a Mr. Larkin of Annapolis. They had a son, Larkin Chew, born 1686, died 1729, returned to Virginia about 1700, and lived subsequently in counties of King and Queen, Essex, and Spotsylvania. Justice of Peace of Spotsylvania in 1722; Sheriff, 1727-'28; Burgess, 1723 and '26. Will prob. April 1, 1729. Had issue: 1, Thomas, justice of the peace, sheriff, etc., Spotsylvania; 2, Anne; 3, John, of whom later; 4, Larkin, justice of the peace, sheriff, etc.
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      1718-1721 Essex County, Virginia Deed Book 16; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 78.
      13 April 1719. Hannah Chew gives power of attorney to Mr. Wm. Beverley to relinquish her right of dower in 321 acres in Essex County sold by her husband Larkin Chew to Mr. Robt. Taliaferro.
      Hannah Chew
      Wit: Jno. Roy, Thos. Chew.
      16 June 1719. Proved by John Roy
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      1718-1721 Essex County, Virginia Deed Book 16; [John Frederick Dorman]; 78-84.
      16 June 1719. Larkin Chew of St. Stephen's Parish, King and Queen County, Gent and Hannah his wife,- to Robt. Taliaferro of St. Mary's Parish, Essex County, planter. Lease and release for 120 lawful money of Great Britain. 320 acres and 78 perches in St. Mary's Parish ... on the east side of a small branch ... hiccory standing on a point between two branches ....
      Larkin Chew
      Wit: James Taylor Jno. Roy, John Pratt.
      16 June 1719. Acknowledged by Larkin Chew, Hannah, Chew, by Wm. Beverley her attorney, relinquished her right of dower.
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      1722-1725 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book A; [Antient Press]; Page 42
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I LARKIN CHEW and HANNAH my Wife of the Parish of Saint George and County of Spotsylvania are held and firmly bound unto DANIEL BROWN of the Parish of Southfarnham and County of ESSEX in the sume of nineteen thousand and two hundred pounds of tobacco to be paid to DANIEL BROWN or his certaine Attorney to which payment well and truly to be made and done wee bind ourselves our heirs joyntly and severally firmly by these presents. Sealed with our seals and dated this first day of April 1723
      THE CONDITION of this Obligation is such that if the above bound LARKIN CHEW and HANNAH CHEW his Wife their heirs at all times will well and truly observe perform and keep all covenants which on the part of LARKIN CHEW and HANNAH his Wife ought to be observed and kept mentioned in one pair of Indentures bearing equall date with these presents made between LARKIN CHEW and DANIEL BROWN in all things according to the true intent and meaning of the Indentures, then this Obligtion to be voyd and null otherwise to ye contrary to stand in full power and vertue
      Signed sealed and delivered in presents of us
      WILLIAM JOHNSON LARKIN CHEW
      W. RUSSELL HANNAH CHEW
      LARKIN CHEW presented and acknowledged this his Bond for performance of Covenants to DANIEL BROWN which was admitted to Record
      Test JOHN WALLER, Clk Cur
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      1722-1725 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book A; [Antient Press]; Page 47-48
      THIS INDENTURE made the Second day of November in the year of Our Lord one thousand seven hundred and twenty two and in the ninth year of the Reigne of Our Sovereigne Lord George by the grace of God of Great Brittain France and Ireland, King, Defender of the faith, &c. between LARKIN CHEW and HANNAH CHEW of the County of Spotsylvania of the one party and JOHN LANDRUM of the County aforesaid of the other part, Witneesseth that in consideration of the sume of thirty pounds sterling money of Great Brittain unto LARKIN CHEW by JOHN LANDRUM, the receipt whereof LARKIN CHEW doth hereby acknowledge to have received, hath and by these presents doth bargain and sell unto JOHN LANDRUM his heirs five hundred and ninety five acres of land situate in Spotsylvania County, Begining at a corner white and red Oak of FRANCIS SMITH's in sight of a Pond, thence along the said SMITH's line North fourty degrees East two hundred poles to a Stake on a hill side corner to said SMITH, thence North seventy degrees East one hundred and fifty poles to a white Oak on a hill, thence North twelve degrees West two hundred and twenty poles to a Stake near the head of GREEN's BRANCH, corner to NICHOLAS HAWKINS, thence along HAWKINS's line South sixty nine degrees West four hundred poles to a red Oak corner to the said HAWKINS and HENRY SHACKLEFORD's line, thence along SHACKLEFORD's line South fifty degrees East one hundred and fourty five poles to two white Oaks by a Branch, thence South fourty five degrees West seventy six poles to a red Oak, thence south seventy three degrees West fifty eight poles to three white Oaks corner to RICHARD BLANTON, thence South fifty degrees East one hundred and fifty poles to the begining place it being part of a Patent granted to LARKIN CHEW dated June the fourth in the year seventeen hundred and twenty two the said five hundred and ninety five acres of land hereby bargained and sold unto JOHN LANDRUM his heirs To have and to hold paying and performing the services which shall hereafter come due and payable in respect of the premies to Our Lord the King his heirs and LARKIN CHEW his heirs the land and premises with appurtenances unto JOHN LANDRUM his heirs will warrent and defend, In Witness whereof LARKIN CHEW hath hereunto set his hand and seal the day and year first above written
      Signes sealed and delivered in presents of us
      GEORGE TRIBLE LARKIN CHEW
      LAWRENCE his mark FRANKLYN
      JOHN CHEW
      Att a Court held for Spotsylvania County on Tuesday the 2d day of April 1723
      LARKIN CHEW presented and acknowledged this his Deed of Lease for Land unto JOHN LANDRUM which was admitted to Record
      Test JOHN WALLER, Clk Cur
      Memorandum: That on the Third day of November Anno Dom: 1722 full quiet and peaceable possession of the land and premises within mentioned was by the said LARKIN CHEW delivered by turf and twigg to the within named JOHN LANDRUM to have and to hold the same to him his heirs and assigns according to the true intent and meaning of the within Indenture In presence of
      GEORGE TRIBLE LARKIN CHEW
      LAWRENCE his mark FRANKLYN
      JOHN CHEW
      Att a Court held for Spotsylvania County on Tuesday the 2d day of April 1723
      LARKIN CHEW acknowledged the Livery and Seizin of the above Deed to JOHN LANDRUM which was admitted to record
      Test JOHN WALLER, Clk Cur

  • Sources 
    1. [S044739] Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia 1607-1624/5. Fourth Edition. Volume One, Families A-F.

    2. [S804378] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. I, from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.

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