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

John Tayloe

Male 1687 - 1747  (60 years)


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  • Name John Tayloe 
    Born 15 Feb 1686/87  Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Nov 1747  Lunenburg Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I026925  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Father William Tayloe,   b. 1645,   d. 1710, Mt. Airy, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Anne Corbin,   b. 9 Feb 1663/64, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1694, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 1685  Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16504  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Gwynn,   b. 30 Dec 1692, North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1734/35, Lunenburg Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 1715  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Tayloe,   b. 8 Jul 1716, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1726, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 9 years)
     2. John Tayloe,   b. 28 May 1721, Mt. Airy, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1779, Mt. Airy, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     3. Elizabeth 'Betty' Tayloe,   b. 28 May 1721, Mt. Airy, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1760, 'Laneville' King and Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     4. Anne Corbin Tayloe,   b. 25 Aug 1723, Mt. Airy, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1785, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - bond Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F16502  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Richmond County Wills p.533

      John TAYLOE, will; 31 Jan 1744/45, 2 Nov 1747
      wife use of whole tract of land containing about 1200 ac. whereon I now live in Rich. Co; daus. Betty CORBIN and Anne Corbin TAYLOE; bro. William; fr. and kinsman Col. Thomas LEE; son John several tracts of land: 4000 ac. at [Kelockpon] Mountains in Fairfax or Prince William County, 2146 ac. in the same County, 1200 ac. upon Goose Creek purchased of Benjamin GRAYSON, 5000 ac. in Prince William Co. upon which the furnace stands, and other lands after wife's death; ex: wife, son John, and kinsman Col. Thomas LEE; wits: William KAY, Andrew ANDERSON, Muho. McGINNIS, John McDONALD. Cod. 300 pounds current money to the vestry of Lun. Par; money to fr. and relation Thomas LEE Esq. of Stratford in West. Co. and Col. Henry LEE of West. Co; mentions the late Mrs. GWYNN (grmother of his dau. Betty CORBIN); bro. William of Lanc. Co; desires son to provide and pay for, in times of necessity, a physician for his aunt BROCKENBROUGH and to assist her; fr. Maj. John CRAMPE of King Geo. Co.; desires son to employ William PEIRCE of West. Co. who has lived sometime with him; fr. Col. Thomas LEE, son John, and s-i-1 Richard CORBIN to be guardians of dau. Anne Corbin TAYLOE; wits; Gilbert HAMILTON, David KER, William PEIRCE.
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber M#2 Page 161. At the request of Colo John Tayloe of Virginia, the following deed of release was recorded this Jun 3, 1729.
      I, Henry Wharton of St Mary's County, Gent, have received this present day, of Jonathan Forward of the City of London, merchant, 562 £ 18 shillings and 11 pence current money of England due to me from sd Forward for the mortgage of all that tract of land called Rices Mannor alias Lewis' Neck, lying in CC, now in the custody of sd Henry Wharton. To have and to hold, the afd tract of land to sd Jonathan Forward, which sd Henry formerly mortgaged to John Hyde for 562 £ 18 shillings and 11 pence, and I do confess by the payment of the afd sum, all my interest in the sd tract of land is absolutely extinguished, and that sd Jonathan Forward is thereof seized. Know that I, sd Henry Wharton, have released to Jonathan Forward, all my right to sd tract of land. Signed May 17, 1729 - Hen Wharton. Wit - Jno Fendall*, Geo Dent*.
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      Charles County Liber M No. 2 Page 162.
      At the request of Colo John Tayloe of Richmond County, Virginia, the following lease and release were recorded this Jun 3, 1729.
      May 18 & 19, 1729 from William Loney, attorney of Jonathan Forward of the City of London, merchant, and Henry Wharton of St Mary's County, Gent, to John Tayloe of Richmond County, Virginia, for 600 £ lawful money of Great Britain, all that tract of land in CC commonly called Rices Mannor alias Lewis' Neck, formerly patented by William Lewis, and for want of heirs of sd Lewis, afterwards escheated and patented by Jesse Wharton, from whom it descended to his eldest son, who, dying an infant, the same descended to the sd Henry Wharton, party to these presents, as heir at law to his sd brother, and by sd Henry Wharton was mortgaged by deed dated Dec 6, 1704 to John Hyde of London, merchant, which mortgage was, by deed dated Dec 17, 1714, assigned and transferred by sd John Hyde to sd Jonathan Forward, and by deed dated Mar 30, 1716, the whole remainder and reversion of in fee of the sd premises was, by sd Henry Wharton, granted to sd Forward, and now renew and duly executed by deed dated yesterday, by means of which sd descents and mean [mesne?] conveyances, a good and absolute estate in fee simple of sd land is now lawfully vested in sd Jonathan Forward (excepting out of the present lease 40 acres (part of the tract of land hereby granted to sd John Tayloe) sold by sd Henry Wharton to Thomas King, shipwright, and is adjoining to the beginning corner tree of Lewis' Neck between Nanjemy Cr and a little Cr that almost encloses the land). Signed - Wm Loney, Hen: Wharton. Wit - Jno Fendall*, Geo Dent*. {Vide further acknowledgement folio 285]
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber M#2 Page 208. At the request of John Tayloe of Virginia, Gent, the following power of attorney was recorded May 21, 1730.
      I empower Mr. John Champe in King Georges,County, Virginia, or Mr. John Howard of Maryland, jointly or separately, to be my true and lawful attorney, to take from Jonathan Forward, merchant in London, his attorneys, acknowledgement of sd Forward's deeds conveying the fee of certain lands in CC, commonly called Rises Mannor alias Lewis' Neck. Signed May 11, 1730 - John Tayloe. Wit - Wm Champneys, Jno Trevor.
      On May 12, 1730, came before us William Champneys and John Trevor, and made oath that they saw the within power of attorney signed. Signed - Robt Yates, Benja Fendall.
      ===
      Charles County Land Records, Liber M#2 Page 209.
      At the request of John Tayloe of Virginia Gentleman, the following deed of lease and release was recorded this May 22, 1730.
      Oct 17, 1729 from Jonothan Forward of the City of London, merchant, to John Tayloe of Richmond County, Virginia, Gent, for 600 £ of lawful money of Great Britain, all that tract of land in CC, commonly called Rices Mannor alias Lewis' Neck, formerly patented by William Lewis, and for want of heirs of sd Lewis, afterwards escheated and patented by Jesse Wharton, from whom it descended to his eldest son who, dying as an infant, the same descended to Henry Wharton as heir at law to his sd brother, and by sd Henry Wharton was mortgaged by deed dated Dec 6, 1704 to John Hyde of London, merchant, which sd mortgage was, by deed dated Dec 17, 1714, and also by one other deed dated Oct 15 instant, assigned and transferred by sd John Hyde unto sd Jonathan Forward, and the whole remainder and reversion in fee of sd premises was, by sd Henry Wharton, the mortgagor, by deed dated Mar 13, 1716, and also by one other deed lately by him made and executed in Maryland, conveyed to sd Jonathan Forward, by means of which sd descents and mean [mesne?] conveyances, a good and absolute estate of inheritance in fee simple to the Mannor or Neck of land, is now lawfully vested in sd Jonathan Forward (excepting out of this present grant 40 acres, part of the premises formerly conveyed by sd Henry Wharton to Thomas King, ship carpenter, which sd 40 acres adjoining to the beginning corner tree of Lewis Neck between Nanjamie Cr and a little Cr that almost encloses -the sd land). Signed - Jona Forward. Wit - William'Loney, Jno Worthy, Jno Pickendon, Jno Trevor, Robert Yates*, Benja Fendall*.

      Charles County Land Records, Liber M#2 Page 211.
      I, sd Jona Forward, to the end that the within deed may be recorded according to the laws of Maryland, and that sd Jno Tayloe may have the full benefit thereof, I have appointed the honourable Philip Lee of Prince Georges County, Esq, and Richard Lee, his son, to be my true and lawful attorneys, to acknowledge in Maryland the within deed. Signed - Jona Forward. Wit - Will, Loney, Jno Worthy, Jno Pickendon, Jno Trevor.
      May 15, 1730. By virtue of the power of attorney, I, Richard Lee of Maryland, Gent, attorney in fact, personally appeared before me, Philip Lee, a Justice of Provincial Court, and in behalf of Jonathan Forward, acknowledged all right to the within land. Signed - Philip Lee.
      Memo: the above acknowledgement was made to Mr. Jno Howard of CC, empowered by Colo Jno Tayloe of Virg[inia] to receive the same. Signed - Philip Lee.

      Charles County Land Records, Liber M#2 Page 212.
      At the request of John Tayloe of Virginia, Gent, the following deed was recorded May 22, 1730.
      Oct 15, 1729 from John Hyde of London, merchant, to Jonothan Forward of London, merchant. Henry Wharton of CC, Gent, by deed dated Dec 6, 1704, for 562 £ 18 shillings and 11 pence of lawful money of England, sold to sd John Hyde all that tract of land called Rices Mannor alias Lewis' Neck, lying in CC, under proviso, nevertheless, to be void on sd Henry Wharton's repayment of the sum of 562 £ 18 shillings and 11 pence with interest. Sd sum of 562 £ 18 shillings and 11 pence was not paid, by means whereof, sd lands became legally vested in sd Jno Hyde. Sd recited deed of mortgage was afterwards recorded in the proper court in Maryland. Sd John Hyde, by deed dated about Dec 17, 1714, sold to sd Jonathan Forward, for 470 £ and for other considerations, all of the messuages, lands, and hereditaments, by any deeds, mortgages, or any other instruments, conveyed to sd John Hyde by sd Henry Wharton. In the last mentioned deed there was a covenant from John Hyde to Jonathan Forward for John Hyde's making further assurance of the same premises. The last recited deed was designed to convey to Jonathan Forward the premises by the 1st recited deed mortgaged by Henry Wharton to John Hyde. But the 1st recited deed not being at the time of executing of sd last recited deed, in the possession of John Hyde, but remaining in Maryland, the date and contents thereof could not be sufficiently ascertained, and therefore Jonathan Forward, having obtained a copy of the 1st deed from the office where the same was recorded, has applied to sd John Hyde to convey sd premises in a more certain manner. Now this deed witnesses that John Hyde, for 470 £ money of Great Britain and for 5 shillings, conveys all the sd tract of land and all other premises by the 1st recited indenture released by Henry Wharton to John Hyde, sd last recited deed dated about Dec 17, 1714 only excepted. Signed - Jno Hyde. Wit - Wm Loney, John Worthy, John Pickenden, John Trevor.

      Charles County Land Records, Liber M#2 Page 214.
      I, John Hyde, to the end that the within deed may be recorded according to the laws of Maryland, and that sd Jonathan Forward may have the full benefit. thereof, I have appointed the honourable Philip Lee of Prince Georges County, Esq, and Richard Lee, his son, to be my true and lawful attorneys, to acknowledge in Maryland the within deed. Signed - Jno Hyde. Wit - W Loney, Jno Worthey, Jno Picenden, Jno Trevor.
      On May 12, 1730, came before [us] John Picenden & John Trevor and made oath that they saw the power of attorney signed, sealed, and delivered. Signed - Robert Yates, Benj: Fendall.
      May 15, 1730. By virtue of the power of attorney, I, Richard Lee of Maryland, Gent, attorney in fact, personally appeared before me, Philip Lee, a Justice of Provincial Court, and in behalf of John Hyde, acknowledged all right to the within land now to be the right of Colo John Tayloe of Virginia, Gent. Signed - Philip Lee.
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      Charles County Liber M#2 Page 121
      Memo: the above acknowledgement was made to me, Mr. John Howard of CC, empowered by Colo Jno Tayloe, to receive the same. Signed - Philip Lee.
      Charles County Land Records, Liber M#2 Page 285. At the request of John Tayloe of Richmond County, [VA], Gent, the following acknowledgments, being endorsed on the back of a deed of lease from Wm Loney and Henry Wharton, was recorded this May 11, 1732. (Vide Lease folio 162)
      St Mary's County. Mar 18, 1731. Then Jane Wharton, wife of the within named Henry Wharton, did, before me, a Justice of the Provincial Court of Maryland, relinquish her right of dower in and to the within mentioned land and premises, unto 7a-ce, Gent, to whom the same is leased and conveyed. - Geo Dent. same day, the following acknowledgment of a deed of Lease from sd Wharton and Loney, was likewise recorded at request of the afd Jno Tayloe. {Vide Lease folio 1631 St. Mary's County. Mar 18, 1731. Then Jane Wharton, wife of Henry named Henry Wharton, did, before me, a Justice of the Provincial Court of Maryland, relinquish her right of rower in and to the within mentioned land and premises, unto John Taloe, Gent, to whom the same is conveyed. Signed - Geo Dentt .

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      James Hughes 2006-02-06 12:20:55
      Abstracts from Records of Richmond County, Virginia: Will Book No. 3; Wm. and Mary Qrtly., Vol.17-3

      Fauntleroy, Moore. 10 April, 1739 - 3 March 1740.
      Wife Margaret,
      son Moore;
      daughter Elizabeth Brockenbrough's son William Fauntleroy Brockenbrough;
      daughters Margaret, katherine, Mary, Sarah Griffin, Judith;
      sister Elizabeth Tayloe.
      To wife the chariot and horses;
      son Moore my silver tankard that has my coat of arms upon it;
      brother-in-law John Tayloe, Esq., and John and Paul Micou executors.
      ===
      1721-1724 Essex County Virginia Deed Book 17; {Antient Press}: Page 354-358
      THIS INDENTURE made the four & twentyeth day of April in 1724 Between EDWARD ROWZEE of Parish of St. Anne in County of Essex of one part and JOHN TAYLOE of the Parish of Northfarnham in County of Richmond Gentleman Witnesseth that sd Edward Rowzee for sum of Two hundred & forty pounds of lawful] money of Great Brittain by these presents hath sold unto John Tayloe his heirs & assigns a parcel of land in Parish of St. Anne and County of Essex & now in possession of sd Edward Rowzee being the Moiety of a Pattent of one thousand acres of land dated ye 22d day of May 1650 granted to RICHARD AXOM & THOMAS GODWIN and which by a Survey made by JOHN CATLETT in ye year 1666 appears to be three hundred & ninety acres which said moiety of the abovesd Pattent the said Thomas Godwin by Deed dated the 28th of September 1668 did assign & convey unto ROBERT TOMLIN (Grandfather of the said Edward Rowzee ) who by his last Will in writing bearing date the 17th day of March 1683 (inter alia) did devise the same unto his Daughter REBECCA Mother of the said Edward Rowzee and her heirs forever and which is now descended unto the said Edward Rowzee as Heir at Law to his sd Mother ..
      Presence of JOHN NANCE, Edward Rowzee
      JOSEPH GEORGE. SAML GODWIN
      At a Court held for Essex County ye 19th day of May 1724
      This Deed indented is admitted to record
      MEMORANDUM that on the four & twentieth day of April 1724 quiet possession was given by Edward Rowzee unto John Tayloe in presence of Jno. Nance, Joseph George,
      Saml. Godwin.
      Acknowledged in Essex County Court the 19th day of May 1724 & admitted to record MEMORANDUM that on the four and twentyeth day of April 1724 THOMAS MERRIT Tenant of a part of the land within menconed did attorn to the within grant and assent thereto & did pay six pence unto the within named John Tayloe in the name of Sovereign of his rent in the presence of
      JNO. NANCE. Thomas Merritt
      JOSEPH GEORGE, SAMLL GODWIN
      At a Court continued & held for Essex County ye 20th day of May 1724
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      1724-1728 Essex County Virginia Deed Book 18; {Antient Press}: [John Frederick Dorman]: Page 191-193
      THIS INDENTURE made the twenty first day of June in the twelfth year of the reign of our Sovereign Lord George 1726 Between FRANCIS GOULDMAN of Parish of St. Anne in County of Essex gentn: & JOHN TAYLOE of Parish of North farnham in County of Richmond gent Witnesseth that the said Francis Gouldman for sum of One hundred and Ten pounds of good & lawfull money of Virginia doth hereby grant unto the said John Tayloe his heirs in Parish of St. Anne & County of Essex Five hundred acres adjoining to the land which aaid John Tayloe lately purchased of EDWARD ROUZEE. part of which land hereby granted Vizt 380 acres was formerly purchased by ALICE GOULDMAN Grand Mother of said Francis Gouldman from JEREMIAH EXUM & THOMAS EXUM & the other part taken up & pattented by EDWARD GOULDMAN Father of the said Francis Gouldman To Hold the said Land except a lease for five years from the said Francis Gouldman to JAMES CURTIS of One hundred and fifty acres of land part of the premises by the river side at & under the yearly rent of ten shillings & another lease to the said Curtis for one & twenty years of One hundred and fifty acres upon the top of a hill at the yearly rent of three pounds & likewise a lease for one & twenty years to THOMAS MERRIT of Fifty acres part of the premises at the annual rent of five hundred pounds of Tobacco which said severall rents are hereby expressed & to be paid to the said John Tayloe his heirs
      In presence of JOHN KINSHAFEL, Francis Gouldman
      THOMAS SAMFORD. THOMAS MERRIT
      At Court held for Essex County the 21st day of June 1726
      This Deed of Land Indenture is admitted to record
      Memorandum that on the twenty fifth day of June 1726 the within mentioned land was given by Francis Gouldman unto John Tayloe by delivery of turf & twig
      In presence of THOMAS SAMFORD, Francis Gouldman
      JOHN KINSHAFEL, THOMAS MERRIT
      Acknowledged in Essex Court 21st June 1726 and admitted to record
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      1721-1735 King George County Deed Book 1-A, (Antient Press); pp. 115-119
      Indenture 3rd/4th December 1730 between TIMOTHY READING of Parish
      of Hanover King George County Planter and JOHN TAYLOE, LYONAL LYDE, JOHN & ANDREW LEWIS & WILLIAM & JOHN WILLIAMS .. by deeds of lease & release for Twenty six pounds current money sold 104 acres adjoining to 300 acres sold by said READING to Capt. JOHN WILLIAMS & the remainder of the 456 acres bought by READING of ALEXANDER BEACH bounded .. third course of sd Beach's patent ..
      Presence Lunsford Lomax, Timothy Reading
      Ralph Falkner, John Steward
      4th December 1730 .. Then came TIMOTHY READING acknowledged .. & THOMAS TURNER Gent. by virtue of Power of Attorney from SARAH READING wife of TIMOTHY .. relinquished right of Dower ..
      I do by these presents authorize THOMAS TURNER Gent. to be my Lawfull Attorney to acknowledge my Dower or Thirds .. 104 acres to JOHN TAYLOE & COMPA. Adventurers in the coppermine at the marsh .. 4th November 1730.
      Presence James McDonnell, Sarah Reading
      Timothy Reading, Maryl: Combes
      4th December 1730 .. Power of Attorney recorded.
      ===
      1735-1743 King George County Deed Book 2 (Antient Press);
      pp. 17-20 Indenture made 26th March 1736/25th March 1736 between SCARLET HANCOCK of county Prince William Gent. & JOHN TAYLOE of county Richmond Esqr: .. by deeds of lease and release .. for sum One hundred fifty pounds of Lawfull current money of Virginia sold 3371/2 acres in Parish Brunswick county of King George upon Rappahanock river on north side being the land whereon JOHN GILBERT & WILLIAM FICKLING now live & that was sold by Mr: JOHN FOSSAKER to Colo: GEORGE MASON of Stafford County by deeds 28th March 1692 & by sd: Mason sold unto MARTIN SCARLETT by Deed 1st May 1694 & sd. Martin Scarlet devised by his Last Will bearing date 5th January 1705/06 unto WILLIAM SMITH son of EDWARD & LETTICE SMITH & in case sd. William Death before he attained twenty one years of age to the heirs of Lettice Smith forever, who is the SCARLET HANCOCK partie to these presents .. land bounded upon the river side .. corner tree of RICHARD SHIPWAY; into woods; on west side a Path leading to PARSON WAUGH'S; land of JOHN FOSSAKER
      Presence Hugh Adie, Henry Elly, Wm: Williams, John Dennis Scarlet Hancock
      Memorandum. The Lease made to JOHN GILBERT for his & his wifes life Recording no rent; & to WILLIAM FICKLING for fourteen years paying rent are to have their full effect anything in this deed to the contrary or seeming to the contrary notwithstanding ..
      At a court held 2d April 1736 .. Deeds of lease & release recorded with receipt of consideration money .. & ANN wife of sd. Scarlet being soleley examined .. on motion of JOHN CHAMPE in behalf of JOHN TAYLOE recorded.
      ===
      1735-1743 King George County Deed Book 2 (Antient Press); PP. 59-62 Indenture made 3rd/4th November 1736 between DANIEL UNDERWOOD Parish St. Marks in county Orange Planter and Colo. JOHN TAYLOE Esqr. county of Richmond and Company of the City of Bristol .. by deeds of lease & release .. for sum of one seasoned Negro sold 70 acres in Parish of Hanover King George County near the Bristol Ironworks & bounded by line of sd Companys Lands in old Feild near road side; corner of sd Underwood's cornfield; land of MARY TUTT; land of WILLIAM TUTT; foot of Beverdam hills .. Presence Isaac Arnold,
      William x Harvie, Original Brown Daniel Underwood
      At a court held 5th November 1736 .. Deeds of Lease & Release recorded.

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      1731 - 1732 Prince William County, Virginia Deeds, Liber A {June Whitehurst Johnson}:
      Pages 84-86. Oct. 8, 1731. John Tayloe Gent. to John Colfer
      of Prince William, planter....200 a....in angle of Corbins 4000 a.
      Patent next to Little Cr.... for term of natural lives of John Colfer, Mary his wife and Thomas Mahauney.
      John Tayloe
      Wit: John (his mark) Conterbury and Elizabeth (E) Canterbury. At court Oct. 20, 1731. Catesby Cocke by Power of Attorney from John Tayloe proved this lease to John Colfer.
      Page 86. John Tayloe appoint Katesby Cock of Prince William County lawfull attorney....to acknowledge in court unto Colfer and others lease. Dated Oct. 8, 1731.
      John Tayloe
      Wit: John (his mark) Canterbury and Elizabeth (E) Canterbury
      At Court on Oct. 20, 1731. Power of Attorney from John Tayloe to Catesby Cocke was proved.
      ===
      Prince William County, Virginia Deeds {June Whitehurst Johnson}: Liber B; 1732-1735;
      Pages 4-7. March 20, 1732. Francis Awbrey of Parish of Truro in Pr. William Co. to John Tayloe of Parish of Luneburg and Co. of Richmond, Esq....for 60 lbs. sterl....and 20,000 lbs. Tob....two parcells of land....in parish of Truro....granted unto Francis Awbrey by Proprietors on Jan. 25, 1727 for 700 a.. on side of Rockie Cedar Run which is a br. out of Cubb Run.... near Beaverdam....the other tract of 4000 a. by deed dated July 2, 1731....on so. side of a spring br. that falls into Kittocktan Cr. Deed of lease and release. Fras. (his mark) Awbrey
      Wit: M. Battaley, John Di skin, John Honeye
      Rec'd. of John Tayloe, Esq. 60 lbs. sterl. and 20,000 lbs. Tob. March 21, 1732.
      At court March 21, 1732 Francis Awbrey acknowledged this release with receipt endorsed to John Tayloe.
      Pages 7-8. Francis Awbrey of Parish of Truro in Pr. William Co., Gent. am held and firmly bound unto John Tayloe of Parish of Lunenburg in Richmond Co., Esq. in sum of 500 lbs. money March 21, 1732.
      Condition of this obligation is such that if above bound Francis Awbrey....do and shall....observe, perform, fullfill and keep.. covenants,grants, articles, conditions and agreements....in certain indenture of release...between said Francis Awbrey and John Tayloe... of two tracts of land. Fras. Awbrey
      Wit. by same.
      At court March 21, 1732 Francis Awbrey acknowledged this bond to John Tayloe.
      ===
      Prince William County, Virginia Deeds {June Whitehurst Johnson}: Liber B; 1732-1735;
      Pages 245-248. April 22, 1734. Abraham and William Farrow of Pr. Wm., Gent. to John Tayloe of Rich. Co. Esq.....for sum of 80 lbs, of lawfully money tract between brs. of Okaquan and Neabsco .....375 a.....to the beginning the said land being escheated from Ann Harwood was granted by Hon. the Proprietors Agent to Abraham and Wm. Farrow by deed dated July 11, 1731. Deed of lease and release. Abra. Farrow, William Farrow
      Wit: Thomas Osborne, John Diskin, Burr Harrison, John Champne. Rec'd. of John Tayloe sum of 80 lbs. curr. money. April 23, 1734. At court June 19, 1734 Abraham and Wm. Farrow acknowledged this release with receipt endorsed to John Tayloe, Sibella wife of Abraham, Ann wife of Wm. relinquished their right of dower to lands.
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      1718-1719 Richmond Co VA Order Book 8; Antient Press: (Page 126)
      Richmond County Court 4th of June 1719
      - TAYLOE Surveyor of the Highways JOHN TAYLOE, Gent., takes upon himself the Office of Surveyor of the Highways for this ensueing year from MRS. GWIN's into the Main Road by Capt. BEALE's
      ===
      Prince William County, Virginia Deeds {June Whitehurst Johnson}: Liber D; 1738 - 1740; Pages 364-368.
      March 21. 1740. John Tayloe, Esq. Richmond Co. to Willoughby Newton of West. Co for 150 lbs. lawful money tract on lower side of Cubb Run Br. called Rockey Cedar Run....tract gr. to Frances Awbrey of Stafford Co. by Propriators Office dated Jan. 25, 1727....Awbrey sold to John Tayloe....700 a....deeds of lease and release.
      John Tayloe
      Wits: S. Earle, Howson Kenner, Isaac Farguson.
      March 22, 1739/40 rec'd of Willoughby Newton 150 lbs. sterl.
      At Ct. March 24, 1739 John Tayloe acknowledged this release with receipt endorsed.
      ===
      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=70&last=&g_p=G5&col lection=NN Grant
      Title Tayloe, John.
      Publication February 1714/1715.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Richmond County.
      Description: 119 1/4 acres on the north side of Rappahannock River between two branches of Rappahannock Creek adjacent to the land of John Cole, &c.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants No. 5, 1713-1719, p. 70 (Reel 289).
      Recorded survey available. Northern Neck Grants No.5 1713-1719. (reverse).
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=65&last=&g_p=GB&col lection=NN Grant
      Title Tayloe, John, Col.,
      Publication 3 April 1727.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Richmond County.
      Description: 371 acres on Rappahannock Creek, adjoining the Mango right line, and land of Burditt, and Smith.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants B, 1726-1729, p. 65, folio (Reel 290
      ===
      Northern Neck Warrants and Surveys Vol IV, King George Co. Va {Peggy Joyner}
      HONBLE JOHN TAYLOE, ESQR of Richmond Co i 2 2 Aug. 173 9 - 1 7 Sept. 1740; 50a. lying up Rappa above land John Gilbert lives on which sd Tayloe bought of Scarlet Hancock of Prince wm; adj. Shopway, Francis Strother
      (now Saml Moon's). CC-∑William Butterworth (?) & William Underwood. Surv. John Warner.
      ===
      Northern Neck Warrants and Surveys Vol IV, Richmond Co. Va {Peggy Joyner}
      COLO JOHN TAYLOE, no wart, survd 7 Nov. 1726; 371 a. lying in Fantleroy's
      grant; survd by order of Capt Moore Fantleroy & Mr Gilbert Metcalfe
      for Tayloe; on Rappa Crk, Farnham Parish; adj. Smith, Burdet,
      Capt Fantleroy, Edwd Bryant, Mangoright line. Surv. Thomas Barber.
      ===
      Northern Neck Warrants and Surveys Vol IV, Richmond Co. Va {Peggy Joyner}
      HONBLE JOHN TAYLOE, ESQR, 20 June 1763- 25 Nov. 1763; 69+ a. being part of a tract granted to Col Moore Fauntleroy who sold 500 a. to Henry Burdet, Senr who by his will dated 16 Apr. 1695 willed to his son William Burdett, Junr who died without heirs & who by his will dated 29 Nov. 1723 gave sd land to Humphrey Thomas & Jane his wife during their Natural Lifes & after decease to their children & descended to William Thomas who died without issue which part became escheatable; in Lunengburg Parish; adj. his own, Mr William Garland, Colo Landon Carter. CC-William Garland & William Martin. Surv. Griffin Garland.

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