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

David Bronaugh

Male 1694 - 1773  (79 years)


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  • Name David Bronaugh 
    Born 1694  Hanover Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Dec 1773  Brunswick Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I029465  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 

    Father Jeremiah 'Sr.' Bronaugh,   b. 1672, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1749/50, Brunswick Parish, King George County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Glendening,   b. Abt 1676, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1692  Hanover Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16930  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Martha Moore,   b. Abt 1698 
    Children 
     1. Martha Bronaugh,   b. Bef 1741,   d. Bef 1775, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 34 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F42676  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Bruce,   b. Bef 1688, Old Rappahannock (Richmond) County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1734, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 46 years) 
    Married Abt 1714  King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Bronaugh,   b. Bef 1724, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1815, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 91 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F17857  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Hannah Naylor,   b. Bef 1719,   d. Aft 1735, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 18 years) 
    Married 1735  King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Bronaugh,   b. Abt 1738, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1799, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F17856  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • King George County, Virginia Will Book 1749/50 Pg. 228-230:

      WILL OF JEREMIAH BRONAUGH

      In the Name of God Amen. I Jeremiah Bronough of the County of King George in the Parish of Brunswick being in perfect healt and memory thanks be to God therefore but calling to mind the shortness of life and certainty of death, do make this my last Will and Testament in manner and form following. Impris: First, I bequeath my soul to God who gave it and my body to Christian burial at the discretion of my Executor hereafter mentioned.

      Item: To my daughter Elizabeth Wright I give four ewes and no more because she has had her full share of my estate already.

      Item: To my daughter Anne Chadwell I give the feather bed and furniture that stands in the room where I lodge myself and eight hundred pounds of Tobacco to be paid by my son David Bronaugh the first year after my death.

      Item: To my daughter Rosamond Steward I give the feather bed and bolster which was last fild (sic) with a rugg and blankets.

      Item: To my daughter Margaret Grant I give two thousand pounds of Tobacco to be paid to my son David Bronaugh the second year after my death. Item:

      To my son Samuel Bronaugh I give my Negro woman named Cate and all her increase to him and his heirs of assigns forever.

      Item: To my son Jere: Bronaugh I give my Negro woman named Jude and all her increase to him and his heirs or assigns forever.

      Item: To my son David Bronaugh I give my Negro woman named Jean and all her increase to him and his heirs or assigns forever. I also give and devise unto my son David Bronaugh my land and plantation whereon I now live being by estimation one hundred and fifty one acres to him his heirs or assigns forever. I also give my Negro Caffe and all my other estate not before given to my son David Bronaugh, he to pay of (f) the legacies before mentioned and my debts. And my Will and Desire is that my Estate shall not be appraised nor inventoried because my debts are vew and of small value. I do ordain constitute and appoint my loving son David Bronaugh Executor of this my last Will and Testament. In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seale this 14th day of April in the year of our Lord 1736.

      Jeremiah
      Bronaugh (seal)
      Signed Sealed and Published
      to be his Last Will & Testament in Presence of us...
      John Coburn
      William Stringfellow
      John Glendining

      Know all men that these presents that I Jeremiah Bronaugh of the Parish of Brunswick in the County of King George having formerly given to my son Jeremiah Bronaugh my Negro womand named Judee and her increase as in my will above and he being dead without making anywill, I do now by this present writing revoke that clause of my will and I do now give and demise the said Negro woman named Judee and all her increase to his two children Kathren Bronaugh and Benjamin Bronaugh and their heirs forever, to be equally divided between them when the said Kathren Bronaugh shall be married or come to the age of twenty one years and I do order and appoint my Executor, David Bronaugh above mentioned, to see this clause &c: schedule to my will duly executed. In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 29th day of February in the year of our Lord 1747/8.
      Jeremiah Bronaugh
      (seal)
      Signed Sealed & Published
      to be his act and deed in Presence of
      us ......
      John Champe
      Wm. Rowley
      Anderson Doniphan
      A court held for King George County on Friday, Jan. 5, 1749. the Last Will and Testament of Jeremiah Bronaugh, deceaded, has presented into Court by David Bronaugh his Executor who mad ______thereto and the same was proved by the oaths of John Champs, Gent., and Anderson Doniphan and admitted to record.
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      ABSTRACTS OF WILLS, FAIRFAX CO., VA.
      (Liber A, B, Wills-by Eula K. Woodward)
      Brounaugh, David admr. of Jeremiah, 19 July 1744 (p. 73).

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      1735-1743 King George County Deed Book 2 (Antient Press); 11b.
      Know all men .. We ANN NAYLOR, DAVID BRONAUGH, HANAH BRONAUGH & JERE: BRONAUGH .. are bound unto WILLIAM ROBINSON Gent. .. on behalf of ye Court of King George .. in sum Five hundred pounds .. 6th December 1735. Condition .. if bounded Ann Naylor and Hanah Bronaugh Executors of ye Last Will & Testament of JOHN NAYLOR Deceased do make true Inventory of all Goods Chattles & Credits of ye sd Deceased & the same do Exhibit into County Court of King George .. & further do make just account of the Actings & Doings therein when required of ye sd Court and also truly pay all Legaces .. then this obligation be void .. or else remain ..
      Presence Harry Turner Ann x Naylor
      David Bronaugh
      6th December 1735 Han: x Bronaugh
      Ordered to be recorded. Jereh: Bronaugh
      ..
      Presence Jereh. Bronaugh Senr., Stephen Hansford
      David Bronaugh, Bryan x Chadwell, Elizabeth Hansford
      Willm: Raredon
      At a court held 5th November 1736 .. Deed of Feeofment together with Livery of Seizin .. (the said Elizabeth being secretly examined .. her free consent)
      Know all Men .. I Stephen Hansford am bound unto John Grant .. in penal sum of Five hundred pounds Sterling money of Great Britain .. lst/2nd day October 1736. -Condition:.if keep all covenants .. obligation, to be void otherwise in full force ..
      Presence Jereh: Bronaugh Senr., Stephen Hansford
      David Bronaugh
      At a court held 5th November 1736 .. Bond recorded.
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      http://genforum.genealogy.com/grant/messages/2308.html
      William Grant s/o Capt. John Grant and Margaret Bronaugh was living in Fauquier
      Co., VA ca. 1811.
      source:Tyler's Quarterly Historical & Genealogical Magazine, Vo. XXI(1939-1940) pg.
      266.
      In suit papers Browne vs. Fox, File 32,
      Fredericksburg,VA. Capt. William Grant aged 65 gave his deposition. He states he knew Mary Bronaugh Waugh Threlkeld very well, being her first cousin. He states: "Captain
      David Bronaugh was my uncle" and with my father was an inspector of tobacco in King George county

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