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

Thomas Botts

Male 1674 - 1742  (68 years)


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  • Name Thomas Botts  [1
    Born 9 Mar 1673/74  Northampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 May 1742  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I038183  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2020 

    Family Elizabeth Rhodes Cannon,   b. 1679,   d. 17 Apr 1751, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 1697  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Aaron Botts,   b. 1709, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1778, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. Seth Botts,   b. 1713, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1776, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     3. John Botts,   b. Bef 1720, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1747, Orange County, Virginia - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 27 years)
     4. Moses Botts,   b. Bef 1721, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1751, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 32 years)
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F16405  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 


    • p. 328 I THOMAS BOWTS being very sick and weak and in my Perfict Sinces I Command my Soul. to god and my body to earth.
      Itim I give to my Son THOMAS BOWTS one shilling and no more.
      Item I give to my Son JOHN BOTTS one shilling and no more.
      Item 1 give unto my Son MOSES BOTTS one shilling and no more.
      Itim I give unto my Son ANON BOTTS 1 sh. and no more.
      Item I give unto my Grandson ARCHABELL BOTTS 1 shilling and no more.
      itim 1 give unto my son SETH BOTTS all the moveables that he has in his possession and part of ten head of cattele, if they are alive at the Spring or part what is alive at the Spring and part of eleven head of hogs, if they are alive or part of what is alive next fall and half the Tobacco that can be got in after the debts is paid.
      I give unto my son Seth Botts all that I have left him to maintain his mother as long as she lives and berry her in a Christian manner.
      Item 1 give unto my friend ROBERT ASBEE all the moveables that he has in his pessesson, and part of Ten head of cattel it they are alive at the Spring or part of what is alive at the Spring and part of eleven head of hogs if they are alive or part of what is alive next fall and half the tobacco that can be got in after the debts is paid four Sows and piggs and one planation mare I give unto my friend Robert Asbee all that I have left him to maintain me and to berry me in a Christian manner this is my last will and testament.
      Presence Charles Harding,
      John Carpenter, Robert Asbee Jurir. Thomas Botes Febrey 17 day 1741/42
      At Court held for Stafford Gounty 11th May 1742 Robert Asbee presented last will of THOMAS BOTTS deced (and not being named Executor therein prayed administration of the said Estate with the will of said Thomas annexed) made oath .. further proved ., admitted to record .. Certificate granted for obtaining Letters of Administration in due form.
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      STAFFORD COUNTY VA DEED BOOK J; 1722-1728; THE ANTIENT PRESS; pg 289-290
      This Indenture made 13th July 1726 bet..WILLIAM DAYTON and MARY his wife of Spotslvania County and THOMAS BOTTS of Stafford County .. for sum One thousand pounds of Tobacco and two thousand ten penney ..... to us paid we do acknowledge ourselves to be fully contented and paid .. grant 100 acres on south side of Potomack Runn said land being part of a greater tract formly granted to FFRANCIS WADDINGTON of said County deced and conveyed by Ffrancis Waddington Son by deed to JOHN TRAMMEL and by Trammel convey'd to JOHN R0BERTS and by Roberts conveyed by deed to William Dayton & Mary his Wife as by Deed On record of Stafford County .. land being (Vitz.) at a red oak corner tree of a percell of land formerly sold by John Trammel to LEWIS GRIFFIS standing On the West ward bound line of tha laid great tract andextending thence North .. to white oak corner tree of this land ..
      Presence Henry Field,
      John x Bell
      At Court continued , held for Stafford County ye 13th July 1726 .. William Dayton and Mary .. acknowledged this their deed and the said Mary being first privately examined relinquished the right to the said land ... admitted to record.

  • Sources 
    1. [S814050] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. I, from Tyler's Quarterly Historical and Genealogical Magazine.

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