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

Elizabeth Shippey

Female Abt 1695 - Abt 1755  (~ 60 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Shippey 
    Born Abt 1695  Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Abt Oct 1755  Brunswick Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I033045  Tree1
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 

    Father Richard Shippey,   b. Abt 1670, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1708, St. Mary's Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - Admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years) 
    Mother Eleanor Mott,   b. 1673, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1740/41, King George County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married Abt 1689  Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15486  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James Hackley,   b. 1691, Sittingbourne Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1748, Brunswick Parish, King George County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married Abt 1711  Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Hackley,   b. Abt 1714, Hanover Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1760, King George County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years)
     2. Richard Hackley,   b. Bef 1720, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1769  (Age > 51 years)
     3. Ellen Hackley,   b. Abt 1720, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1791, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)
     4. Lott Hackley,   b. Bef 1728, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1798, Fauquier County, Virginai Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 70 years)
     5. Joseph Hackley,   b. Bef 1728, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1752, Prince William County, Virginia - Admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 24 years)
     6. Mary Hackley,   b. Abt 1730, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1773, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years)
     7. James Hackley,   b. Bef 1735, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1784, Fredericksburg, Virginia - Will Written Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 49 years)
     8. Francis Hackley,   b. 16 May 1740, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1817, Franklin County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 
    Family ID F19562  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Children of Elizabeth SHIPPEY and James HACKLEY are:

      i. Richard HACKLEY was born ABT. 1706. He married Elizabeth HACKLEY.
      ii. John HACKLEY was born BEF. 1713 in King George County, Virginia, and died in King George County, Virginia. He married Judith BALL 1734 in Culpeper County, Virginia
      iii. Joseph HACKLEY was born ABT. 1728 in Virginia, and died BEF. 1788 in Culpeper County, Virginia
      iv. Lancelott HACKLEY was born ABT. 1730 in Virginia, and died 1798. He married Jael REEDS.
      v. Ellen HACKLEY was born ABT. 1732 in King George County, Virginia, and died ABT. 1791. She married William UNDERWOOD V ABT. 1758 in King George County, Virginia, son of William UNDERWOOD IV and Jael SHIPPEY. He was born in Virginia, and died ABT. 1774 in Culpeper County, Virginia
      vi. Mary HACKLEY was born ABT. 1734 in King George County, Virginia. She married Lott UNDERWOOD, son of William UNDERWOOD IV and Jael SHIPPEY. He was born 1730 in Virginia, and died ABT. 1773.
      vii. Lucy HACKLEY was born ABT. 1736. She married William JOHNSON.
      viii. Francis HACKLEY was born 16 MAY 1740 in King George County, Virginia, and died in Anderson County, Kentucky. He married Fannie LIGHTFOOT.
      ix. James HACKLEY was born 1742.
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      ESSEX COUNTY, VIRGINIA RECORDS, 1717-1722
      Deeds, Etc., No. 16, 1718-1721
      Wills, Inventories and Settlements of Estates No, 3, 1717-1722
      Abstracted and compiled by John Frederick Dorman

      Pages 254-655 Will of Mary Sheppey; widow, of the County of Essex, yeoman, being sick and weak in body, dated 15 Oct, 1720.
      Unto my son in law Robert Pain one gold ring of 15 s. price.
      Unto my daughter Moneca Pain one gold ring of the same price and £5. current money to buy her a sute of mourning and the best feather bed upstairs and his furniture and half of my plate.
      If my son James Sheppey should die before he comes to the age of eighteen years, my cozin Jealy Underwood shall have ten pounds current out of my part of my estate and ten pounds to my cozn Mary Powell and ten pounds to my cozen Eliza Hackley.
      One article more that is my daughter Pain 6 head of cattle, to wit two cows, 2. calves and two young cattIe
      All the rest of my estate unto my loving son James Sheppey. Make him executer,
      My ,son James Sheppey may at my death have all my estate in his hands, and to be of perfect age and at his own disposing.
      I humbly beg and request the favour of Capt. Salvat Muscoe, Gent., if he pleases to assist my son ifhe should have occasion in the manageing of his business in his minority which I hope he will take it into his mercifull compassionate consideration if occasion should be to assist a poor orfaint and I hope that God will reward him for it, and humbIe desire the same of Mr James Bouth and my son Mr. Robert Pain.
      My estate may not be appraised.
      Wit: John Nance, Wm. (W)Griffin. Ann(A)Griffin, _:Richd. (X) PhilIips.
      16 May 1721. Presented in Court byThomas Waring, Gent. guardian of James Sheppey, Executor Proved by John Nance and Richard PhiIlips
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      ESSEX COUNTY, VIRGINIA RECORDS, Deeds & Wills No. 15, 1716-1718 (pg 65)
      Abstracted and compiled by John Frederick Dorman
      Page 154-159. 18 March 1717/18. Moneca Payne of Essex County authorize Sauluato Musco of same attorney to acknowledge my right of dower to a tract
      Moneca Payne
      Wit: Elizabeth [x] Hackley, Christopher [O] Askue.
      17-18 March 1717/18. Robert Payne of St. Ann's Parish Essex County, planter to John Hinds of same, boatright.
      Lease and release; for 10.
      80 acres of land, swamp and marsh, in St. Ann's Parish on the south side the mouth of Occupation Creek... part of 2000 acres granted to Epaphraditus Lawson 22 May 1650.
      Robert Payne
      Wit Wm. Thompson, Anto Samuell Jr. John Colquitt.
      18 March 1717/18. Acknowledged by Robert Paine.
      Moneca the wife of Robert by Sal. Muscoe her attorney relinquished her right of dower.
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      1745-1749 Essex County, Virginia Deed Book 24, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 29-32
      THIS INDENTURE made this Nineteenth day of May in year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and Forty six Between JAMES HACKLEY of HANNOVER Parish in County of KING GEORGE and ELIZABETH his Wife of one part and MUNGO ROY of the Parish of St. Anne and County of Essex of other part; Witnesseth that JAMES HACKLEY and ELIZABETH his Wife in consideration of the sum of One hundred and twelve pounds current money of Virginia to them in hand paid, by these presents do bargain sell and confirm unto MUNGO ROY and his heirs one tract of land containing the full quantity of One hundred Ninety and six acres and a halfe lying in County of Fssex on the Branches of LUCAS his CREEK sold unto JOHN HACKLEY, the Father of the said JAMES, by ROBERT PAYNE of Essex County Gent., and bounded, Beginning at a marked red Oak, corner tree of the Land of JAMES DANIEL and tuning thence North North West two hundred and fifty four pole to a Spanish Oak, corner tree by a Branch of COKLE CREEK, thence West eighty eight pole to a marked white Oak in the line of the land that then belonged to Mr. JAMES SCOTT, thence South West thirty eight pole to a Stake standing in the back line next the land that was MR. STARKEs, thence along the said back line South South East two hundred and twenty six pole to a marked white Oak, corner tree of the aforesaid JAMES DANIEL, thence East one hundred and twenty six pole along the said DANIELs line to the beginning; as by Deed from said PAYNE to the said HACKLEY bearing date February 23d. Anno Dom 1694 recorded in Essex County Court Office regard being thereunto had more fully appears, with all houses orchards profitts commodites and appurtenances to said premises belonging; To have and to hold the lands and heridatiments with the appurtenances unto MUNGO ROY his heirs, And JAMES HACKLEY for himself his heirs doth agree with MUNGO ROY that he the said JAMES and his heirs the premises unto the said ROY against all persons shall warrant & defend by these presents; In Witness whereof the parties to these presents hath hereunto set their hands and seals the day and year within written
      Sealed and Delivered in presence of us
      AI FX WALKER JAMES HACKLEY
      THOMAS GOODE, ELIZABETH her mark HACKLEY
      LANGWORTH THORP
      At a Court held for Essex County at Tappahannock on the Twentieth day of May Anno
      Dom 1746 JAMES HACKLEY and ELIZABETH his Wife (the said ELIZABETH being first
      privately examined by JOHN CORBIN Gent.,) acknowledged this Indenture with the Livery and Seizen theron endorsed to MUNGO ROY Gent., to be their act and deed, Together with the Receipt thereon which on the motion of the said MUNGO was admitted to
      Record and is truly recorded Test JOHN LEE, Cl Cur

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      1735-1752 King George Co VA Deed Book; pp. 281-284
      This Indenture between ELIZABETH HACKLEY of Brunswick Parish King George County & PHILLIP ROBERTSON this 25th December 1748 the said Elizabeth hath granted to farm lett •• 15 acres to be laid off conveniently joining to the house where the said Robertson now lives in which lott Mr. JAMES HACKLEY in his lifetime possessioned the said Robertson with lying on the little Falls Run to Philip Robertson and MARGARET his Wife & their Son GEORGE ROBERTSON during their Natural lives •• paying annual rent of five hundred fifty pounds Tobacco •• also Robertson build one Dwelling house 16 feet square, 1 Tobacco house 30 feet long, 20' feet wide, one Corn house 16 feet long, 8 feet wide, one Meat house 8 feet square. The buildings to be done in workman like manner &kept in good repair, also to plant 100 apple trees, 200 peach trees, 25 cherry trees all to be set out at usual distance hands & seals
      this 11th February 1748/9.
      Presence- George Morton, Elizabeth x Hackley
      Samuel Reeds, Philip x Robertson
      Elizabeth x Hackley junr.
      Memo that the said above Philip Robertson is not to work but two Titbables
      besides himself on the Leased Premises.
      At a court held 3rd March 1748 •• Lease recorded
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      1743-1753 King George County Deed Book 3 (Antient Press); pp. 284-286
      This Indenture between ELIZABETH HACKLEY of Brunswick Parish King George County & PHILLIP ROBERTSON this 25th December 1748 the said Elizabeth hath granted to farm lett .. 75 acres to be laid off conveniently joining to the house where the said Robertson now lives in which lots Mr. JAMES HACKLEY in his lifetime possessioned the said Robertson with lying on the little Falls Run to Philip Robertson and MARGARET his Wife & their Son GEORGE ROBERTSON during their Natural lives .. paying annual rent of five hundred fifty pounds Tobacco .. also Robertson build one Dwelling house 16 feet square, 1 Tobacco house 30 feet long, 20 feet wide, one Corn house 16 feet long, 8 feet wide, one Meat house 8 feet square. The buildings to be done in workman like manner & kept in good repair, also to plant 100 apple trees, 200 peach trees, 25 cherry trees all to be set out at usual distance hands & seals
      this 11the February 1748/9.
      Presence—George Morton, Elizabeth x Hackley
      Samuel Reeds, Philip x Robertson
      Elizabeth x Hackley junr.
      Memo that the said above Philip Robertson is not to work but two Tithables besides himself on the Leased Premises.
      At a court held 3rd March 1748 .. Lease recorded.
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      1753-1777 King George Co VA Deed Book 4; pp. 440-441
      Indenture made 29th April 1760 between JOHN HACKLEY Executor of the last will and testament of ELIZABETH HACKLEY deced of one part and JOHN CURTIS .. whereas Elizabeth Hackley was in her life time and at time of her death possessed of a certain parcel of land whereon PHILIP ROBINSON then dwelt in county King George containing 150 acres made her last will and testament in writing by her duly published bearing date 28th September 1755 did devise: "It is my will that my land whereon Philip Robinson now lives be sold and money put to interest for the use of my three grandchildren (that is) JAMES HACKLEY. JOSEPH HACKLEY and ANNE HACKLEY the sons and daughter of my son Joseph Hackley deceased She appointed JOHN HACKLEY her son party to these presents Executor .. soon after making her wiII ELIZABETH HACKLEY departed this life without revoking the same .. John Hackley exposed to Publick Sale the above tract for which JOHN CURTIS party to these presents being highest bidder having offer'd sum Forty pounds currt. money of Virginia . Now This Indenture Witnesseth that for sum Forty pounds John Hackley sold John Curtis the right of said Elizabeth Hackley deceased to the said parcel of land above described
      Presence Robt. White. John Hackley
      Matthew Bowin, John x Payne
      At a court held 1st Nay 1760 .. Indenture of Bargain and Sale acknowledged admitted to record.

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