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

Benjamin Doggett

Male 1665 - 1723  (58 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Doggett 
    Born 9 Jan 1664/65  Hadleigh, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Nov 1723  Lancaster County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I030124  Tree1
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 

    Father Benjamin Rev. Doggett,   b. 28 Oct 1636, Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1682, Lancaster County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Jane Garrard,   b. 1640, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1687, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 48 years) 
    Married 21 Sep 1664  St Mary's Tower, Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Married Well and Often
      Author: Robert K. Headley, Jr.
      Publication: Genealogical Publishing Co, Inc, Baltimore County, Maryland, 2003
      Note: #221
      Repository:
      Note: Warrenton Library, Warrenton, Virginia
      Call Number: VA 975.r2 HEA
      Media: Book
      Page: p. 111
    Family ID F18185  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth Thompson,   b. Abt 1669, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1711/12, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Married Abt 1685  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Doggett,   b. Abt 1687, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1780, Lancaster County, Virginia - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 93 years)
     2. William Doggett,   b. Abt 1689, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Richard Doggett,   b. Abt 1691, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1746, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years)
     4. Elizabeth Doggett,   b. Abt 1693, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Unknown Doggett,   b. Bef 1697, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1723, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 26 years)
     6. Anne Doggett,   b. Abt 1698, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1751, Hamilton Parish, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years)
     7. Hannah Doggett,   b. Abt 1701, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1741, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years)
     8. Margaret Doggett,   b. Abt 1704, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Jane Doggett,   b. Abt 1708, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 
    Family ID F00617  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary MNU Threlkeld,   b. 1674, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1736/37, Lancaster County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married Abt 16 Jan 1711/12  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Doggett,   b. Abt 1712, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1786, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years)
     2. Reuben Doggett,   b. Abt 1713, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1772, Lancaster County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years)
     3. Mary Doggett,   b. Abt 1714, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Winifred Doggett,   b. Abt 1715, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 
    Family ID F18190  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      GEORGE, William. 6 Feb. 1709. Rec. 10 May 1710.
      All his estate to his wife to bring up her children. Wits: Ben Doggitt, Elinour George. W.B. 10, p. 17.
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      DOGGETT, Benjamin. Inventory. 1 Feb. 1681. Rec. 8 March 1681 Presented by Benj. Doggett. Wits. James Ridley, James Ellis. W.B. 4, p. 431.
      Will of Benjamin Doggett, 14 March 1681. Rec. 12 June 1682. Wife Jane; sons: Benjamin, Richard and William; daughters: Jane and Anne. Eldest son Benjamin; daughter Jane in England. Extrs. Mr. Thos. Martin, Mr. Jno. Mullin. Appraisers Mr. Sheapheard, Mr. Furnifold, Mr. Wtkins, Mr. Wilkes. Wits. Jno. Davis, Sthellian Kelly. W.B. 5, p. 81.
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      DOGGETT, William. Will. 20 Feb. 1716. Rec. 13 March 1716. Wife (name not given) son William, daughter Jane. "All my children" (no other names). Extrs. Edmond George, Edwin Conway. Wits. Benj. Doggett, Rich. Doggett, John Bell. W.B. 10, p. 190.
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      DOGGETT, Benjamin. Will. 18 Sept. 1723. Rec. 12 Nov. 1723. Wife Mary; Sons: John, William and Richard; grandson James Doggett. Daughters: Elizabeth, wife of Philip Stroud, Hannah, wife of Thos. Yerby;. Ann, wife of Geo. Reves; Margaret and Jane Doggett; youngest children, Thomas, Reuben, Mary and Winifred Doggett. Extrs. Wife and son John. Wits. Elmore George, Richd. Curtin, Harry Carter. W.B. 10, p. 446.
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      BATE, Jonathan. Will. 15 Oct. 1680. Rec. 12 Feb. 1681. No devisees. Benj. Doggett to be paid and made Extr. Wits. Robert Webb, Hen. Webb. W.B. 5, p. 73.
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://archiver.rootsweb.com/th/read/NCHALIFA/2000-05/0959022481
      URL title: NCHALIFA-L Archives
      Note:
      Patent Bk 2, p. 70

      Thomas THOMPSON of Lancaster Co. died siezed of 81 A in Christ Church Par., Lancaster Co. part of 700 A granted Nicholas GEORGE 15 Feb 1652...... [details of how the land is being treated now -- being assigned to someone else] - On Corritoman R., Seafold Point, Benjamin DOGGETT, George's Cr., adj Elmore GEORGE. 24 Nov 1694.
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      1687-1691 Lancaster County Order Book 3: pg 51
      Lancaster county Court 9th of November 1687
      BENJAMIN DOGGET, Sonne of BENJAMIN DOGGET, deced., complaineing to this Court that JOHN BOATEMAN, who marryed with JANE, the Relict of the sd. (deced), molesteth the said Complainant in his Inheritance to a parcel! of Land left him by his (deced) Father, and by false informacon to this Court endeavoureth to usurp his said inheritance. It appeareing to the Court that the Devidend of Land of which the said (deced) died possessed of was layed out and devided by Mr. GEORGE BEALE, the Surveyor of this County, and then the said BOATEMAN did accept of a part thereof in right of his said Wife, with which it appeares hee consents himselfe in that hee was possessed of a just part of the sd. Land in his said Right. It is therefore ordered that the Devision of the Land as it was last devided bee confirmed in relacon to the rights and proportion of the sd. BENJAMIN DOGGET and JOHN BOATEMAN without alteracon and that the sd. BOATEMAN doe pay one third part of the charges expended in laying out the said Land. It farther appeareing to this Court by the said Will that RICHARD DOGGET and WILLIAM DOGGET, Sones of the said (deced) are specifically heires of the said Devidend of Land. It is therefore ordered that the said BOATEMAN in right of his said Wife bee possessed of the thirds of their parts of the said Land, hee paying one third part of the charges
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      1706-1713 Order Book Part 2 - Northumberland Co Va; Hamrick: Pg 761
      Northumberland County Court - 16th day of January 1712
      - The Last Will and Testament of CHRISTOPHER THRELKELL deceased was presented in Court by MARY DOGGETT his Executrix who made Oath thereto and being proved by the Oath of GEORGE EVERITT one of the witnesses to the said Will is admitted to Record, and on the motion of BENJAMINE DOGGETT and MARY his wife Executrix as aforesaid and their performing what is Usual in such Cases Certificate is granted them for obtaining a probate thereof in due form.

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