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

George Neville

Male 1695 - 1774  (79 years)


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  • Name George Neville 
    Born 1695  Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Feb 1774  Fauquier County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I038545  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2020 

    Father John Neville,   b. 1662, Northampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1733, Goochland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Bohannon,   b. 1664, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1682  Isle of Wight County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F22126  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Anna 'Hannah' Symes,   b. 1695, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1728, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 22 Jun 1725  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Neville,   b. 20 Nov 1726, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1796, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. Elizabeth Neville,   b. 3 Dec 1728, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1728, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F22125  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Gibbs,   b. 22 Apr 1711, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1774, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 64 years) 
    Married 20 Jun 1729  Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Neville,   b. Bef 1729, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1774, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 47 years)
     2. Susannah Neville,   b. Abt 1729, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1789, Spartansburg District, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years)
     3. Lucy Neville,   b. 18 Jan 1731/32, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1789, Clarke County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     4. Anne Neville,   b. 11 Oct 1735, Christ Church Parish, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1826, Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     5. Letitia Neville,   b. 17 Jan 1737/38, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1783, Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     6. Judith Neville,   b. 1740, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1811, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     7. Johanna Neville,   b. Abt 1744, Middlesex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Mildred Neville,   b. 1744, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1774, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 31 years)
     9. Mary Neville,   b. Bef 1750, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F20751  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1759-1799 Fauquier County VA Legal Docs
      NEAVIL, GEORGE-Will-26 Feb 1774,27 Jun 1774,
      Wife: Mary to have the land whereon I now live to the dividing line between my two daughters: Joanna Hathaway & Judith Barnett, slaves: Betty Burk (mulatto woman), Jack, Jenny, Seller & Violet, 1/3 of my stock & household furniture & 1/7 from the profits of my Carpenter Mill during her natural life,
      Son-in-laws: John Rosser, Solomon Jones, Ambrose Barnett & James Hathaway to have my mill on Cedar Run with the out buildings,
      Son-in-laws: listed above & Richard Hampton all the debt that my be due on my books at the time of my death,
      Daughter: Mary Rosser slaves: Cate now in her possession, Lemon (man) & Lucy (girl),
      Son-in-law: John Rosser to have 25 pounds,
      Daughter: Betty Jones all my land & slaves on Bull Run Mountain during her life and then to be equally divided between my two grandson: George & Wm. Jones,
      Daughter: Lucy CaImes to have 125a now in her possession & slave: Hannah & in addition after the death of life to have slave Siller for her use and her unborn child,
      Daughter: Ann Blackmore to keep the land whereon she now lives & slaves: Winney & Moses, Daughter: Milly Barnett the land whereon she now lives & slave: Sarah,
      Grandson: John Barnett (son of James) to have 20 pounds when he arrives to 21 years,
      Daughter: Letty Helm to have slaves: Dinah, Dick (boy) & Lucy (girl),
      Granddaughter: Ann Helm to have 20 pounds to be paid at the day of marriage or age of 21 years, Daughter: Susanna Hampton to have the tract of land where she now lives & slave: Quinda (woman), after her death to go to granddaughter: Charlotte & Joanna Hampton,
      Daughter: Joanna Hathaway the upper part of the tract or land whereon I now live on 241a, a pair of mill hand stones & slaves: Ben, Frank & Rachel,
      Daughter: Judith Barnett after the wife's death the residue of the land whereon I now live & slave: Sarah,
      Exrs: wife, John Rosser, Solomon Jones, James Hathaway & Ambrose Barnett, sons-in-law,
      Wit: Richard Chichester, Sarah Chichester, Samuel Pharas, John Shurley & James Stanley: Book 1, 250.
      NEAVIL, GEORGE-Inventory-no date,24 Oct 1774, value of estate 865 pounds,8 shillings,9 1/2 pence for horses, household items, plantation utensils, stock & slaves: Will 100 pounds, Ben 100 pounds, Little Will 80 pounds, Lemmon 80 pounds, Bob 75 pounds, Jenny 22 pounds, Jack 15 pounds, Rachel 12 pounds, Violet 30 pounds, Syller 30 pounds & Betty Burk 15 pounds, report prepared by Francis Whiting, Richard Chichester & H. Brooke, received by H. Brooke; Book 1, 264.
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      http://wgscroggins.kueber.us/Neville1_John_born_1662.pdf

      The heirs of George Neville were his wife Mary and nine daughters, Mary Roper, Betty Jones, Lucy Calmes, Ann Blackmore, Milly Barnett, Letty Helm, Susanna Hampton, Joanna Hathawayand Judith Barnett, six sons-in-law, John Roper, Solomon Jones, Ambrose Barnett, James Hathaway, Richard Hampton, and, indirectly, James Barnett and six grandchildren, George Jones, William Jones, John Barnett (son of James), Ann Helm, Charlotte Hampton and Joanna Hampton. The executors were wife Mary and sons-in-law John Roper, Solomon Jones, James Hathaway and Ambrose Barnett. George Neville signed the will before witnesses Richard Chichester, Samuel Phares John Shirley and James Shirley. The will was proved by Richard Chichester, Samuel Phares and John Shirley and probate was granted to James Hathaway and Ambrose Barnett (Fauquier County, Virginia, Will Book 1, 1759-1783, Reel 31, pages 250- 253, Virginia State Library): In the name of God amen I George Neavil of Fauquier County being sick and weak of body ... lend to my loving wife Mary Neavil during her natural life a Mulatto Woman named Betty Burn and also these four Negroes Viz Jack Jenny Siller & Violet together with the Land whereon I now live to the dwelling Line between my daughter Joanna Hathaway & Judith Barnett hereafter mentioned (except the Mill & ten acres of Land adjoining) and also one third of all my Stock & houshold furniture and all my cash on hand also ... one sixth part of the profit arising from the labour of my Carpenter Will during her natural Life ... to my said wife Mary Neavil and my sons in Law John Roper, Solomon Jones, Ambrose Barnett and James Hathaway my Mill on Cedar Run ... with ten Acres of Land adjoining ... as Tenants in common & not as Joint Tenants ... all the Corn ... in my Mill & all the Oats in my Barn at the time of my Death be equally divided Between my said Wife & my sons in Law John Roper Solomon Jones Ambrose Barnett and James Hathaway ... also ... to the said John Roper Solomon Jones Ambrose Barnett James Hathaway and Richard Hampton (another of my sons in Law) all the debt that may be due on my books at the time of my death Except the legacies hereafter given out of these Debts ... the other two thirds of my Stock and houshold Furniture be equally divided among all my Children ... to my daughter Mary Roper a Negroe Woman named Cate ... a negroe man named Simon & a negroe girl named Lucy ... to my son in Law John Roper the sum of Twenty five pounds current Money to be paid out of my Book debts (instead of building for him as Ive done for all the rest of My sons in Law) besides his proportion as above mentioned ... to my daughter Betty Jones a negroe Woman named sue ... a negroe man named Will during hernatural and at her decease ... said Negroes be equally divided among all her Children then alive ... all my tract of Land on the Bull Run Mountain ... after her decease ... equally Divided Between my two Grandsons George Jones and William Jones ... to my daughter Lucy Calmes One hundred and twenty five Acres of Land ... with one negroe girl named Hannah ... if said Daughter Lucy Calmes ... with Child that shall be born and live till my said wifes decease ... to my said Grand Child (to be born) A negroe Girl named Siller ... before given to my said Wife ... if my said Grand Child shall depart this Life before my said Wife ... Siller ... equally divided among all the Children of ... Lucy Calmes that shall be then alive ... to my daughter Ann Blackmore the Land whereon she now lives ... Lying on the North side and adjoining the Land given to ... Lucy Calmes and ... negroes named Winny & Moses ... to my daughter Milly Barnett the Land whereon she now lives lying on the south side and adjoining the Land given to ... Lucy Calmes and ... negroe Woman named Sarah ... to my Grandson John Barnett son of James Barnett the sum of twenty pounds Current Money ... at the age of twenty one years out of my Book Debts ... to my daughter Letty Helm a negroe woman named Dinah ... a negroe boy named Dick & a negroe Girl named Jeny ... to my Grand Daughter Ann Helm ... twenty pounds ... at Day of Marriage or age of twenty one years ... to daughter Susanna Hampton the tract of Land she now lives on ... after her decease ... to my two Grand Daughters Charlotte & Joanna Hampton ... equally divided ... to my said daughter Susanna Hampton a negroe Woman named Quinda ... a Negroe man named Bob ... to my daughter Joanna Hathaway the upper part of the tract of Land whereon I now Live bounded ... bank of Cedar Run ... Low grounds called Churchills Oat Patch ... Carters Line ... Baldwins Chestnut Corner ... main Road ... corner to Duff Green decd and my own Land ... north side of Cedar Run ... containing two hundred and forty one Acres ... three negroes Named Ben Frank and Rachel ... a pair of Handmill stones & one black mare ... to my daughter Judith Barnett after my wifes decease the residue of the Land whereon I now live ... one negroe Woman named sarah ... profit arising from the labour of my Carpenter Will after my wifes sixth part taken out ... annually & equally divided among John Roper Solomon Jones Ambrose Barnett James Hathaway & Richard Hampton my sons in Law ... after the Death of my said Wife the negroes lent her (Siller Excepted) shall with my carpenter Will be sold to anyone of the family that will give the highest price ... money to be equally divided among all my Children ... my still be included with my furniture in the Division among my children as before mentioned ... wife Mary Neavil Executrix and my sons in Law John Roper Solomon Jones James Hathaway & Ambrose Barnett Executors ... In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand & seal this 26th day of February Anno Domini 1774 ... George Neavill (LS) ... in presence of ... Richard Chichester Sarah Chichester Samuel Phares John Shurley James his X mark Shurley ...
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      Prince William Co VA Bond Book 1732-1847
      February 26th 1738 (C-162)
      Know all Men by these Presents that we Elizabeth Buchanan, George (Novil?) and Joseph Minter are held and firmly bound unto Denis McCarty the first Justice in the Commission of Peace for Prince William County for and in behalf and to the sole use and behoof of the Justices of the said County and their successors in the sum of one hundred pounds to be paid to the said Denis McCarty his Executors Administrators and Assigns. To which payment well and truly to be made we bind ourselves and every of us our and every of our heirs, executors and administrators jointly and severally firmly by these presents. Sealed with our seals dated this twenty-sixth day of February 1738.
      The Condition of this Obligation is such that if the above bound Elizabeth Buchanan, executrix of the Last Will and Testament of Joseph Buchanan deceased do make or cause to be made a true and perfect Inventory of all and singular the Goods, Chattels, and Credits of the said Deceased, which have, or shall come to the Hands, Possession, or Knowledge of the said Elizabeth Buchanan or into the hands or possession of any other person or persons for her and the same so made, do exhibit into the County Court of Prince William at such time as she shall be thereunto required by the said Court; and the same Goods, Chattels and Credits, and all other the Goods, Chattels, and Credits of the said Deceased, which at any time shall come to the hands, possession, or knowledge of the said Elizabeth Buchanan or into the hands and possession of any other person or persons for her do well and truly administer according to Law; And further do make a just and true account of her Actings and Doings therein, when thereto required by the said Court; and also shall well and truly pay and deliver all the legacies contained and specified in the said Testament, as far as the said Goods, Chattels and Credits, will thereunto extend, and the Law shall charge: Then this Obligation to be void and of none Effect, else to remain in full force and Virtue.
      Sealed, and delivered, in presence of John Bowie Elizabeth (X) Buchanan SEAL
      George (Novil?) SEAL {sic Neville}
      Joseph Minter SEAL
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      1738-RENT ROLLS - Prince William County, VA
      Nevill, George
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      1752-1753 Prince William Co Va Order Book
      George Nevill, churchwarden of Hamilton Parish
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      Prince William County Virginia, Will Book C 1734-1744 by John Frederick Dorman: Pages 161-62. Will of Joseph Buchanan, dated-23 Nov. 173R. -Joseph Buchanan of _Prince Wm. County and Parish of Hamilton being sick and weak in body.
      To my loving wife Elizabeth Buchanan all my estate both real and personal during her natural life or Widowhood and after that my moveables: to be equally divided amongst my children, my land to be eaually divided amongst my sons (Vizt) John Buchanan, Joseph Buchanan; Neavill Buchanan, Wm. Buchanan George Buchanan, all to be distributed by my loving wife as aforesd. whom I make and ordain as my whole and sole executrix together with my loving brothers Georg Neavill and Joseph Minter my executors.
      Wit: Joseph Buchanan
      Thomas Davies
      Ester (X) Stone
      Judith.(X) Davies
      26 Feb. 1738. Presented-in Court by Elizabeth Buchanan the executrix. Proved by the oaths of the witnesses.
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      Prince William County Virginia, Will Book C 1734-1744 by John Frederick Dorman:
      Page 162-63, Bond of Elizabeth Buchanan: George Nevil and Joseph Minter unto Denis McCarty, Gent., Justice. For 300. 26 Feb. 1738. Elizabeth Buchanan is extx. of Joseph Buchanan.
      Elisabeth (E) Buchanan
      George Neavill
      Joseph Minter
      Wit: Jno. Bowie
      26 Feb. 1738. Ack and OR.
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      1749-1764 Prince William Co VA Deed M-P
      pp 72,73
      January the 30th: day 1761. Then Received of GEORGE NEAVILL full satisfaction
      for all the Estate of MARTIN RUSSELL deced Real and personal and the Estate of his Wife SARAH and all her heirs Reced by me
      Test JOHN DUNCAN. JOSEPH HACKNEY [H]
      RICHD. HAMPTON JUNR.
      EDMOND BAYSIE
      At a Court held for Prince William County the 23d day of March 1761
      This Receipt was proved by the oath of RICHARD HAMPTON JUNR. a witness thereto and the same vas admitted to record
      January the 30th day 1761. Then Received of GEORGE NEAVILL full satisfaction tor all the estate of MARTIN RUSSELL deced real and Personall and the Estate of his Wife SARAH and all her heirs for ever and also her Daughter CATEY and her heirs Reced by
      me WILLIAM [p] DUTY
      Test JOHN DUNCAN,
      RICHARD HAMPTON JUNR., EDMOND BASYE
      At a Court held for Prince William County the 23d day of March 1761
      This Receipt was proved by the oath ofRICHARD HAMPTON JUNR. a witness hereto and the same is admitted to record
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      1763-1767 Frederick County, Va Deed Book
      Bk 11, pg. 364 14 March 1767
      [Lease] Between George Neavill Gentleman of County of Fauquier [to]
      Thomas Blackmore and Ann his wife of County of Frederick ... consideration
      of five Shillings ... a certain dividend of Land lying and being near the
      head of Buck Marsh on the drains of same containing three Hundred and
      thirty three and a half Acres the same being part of a greater Tract of
      four Hundred Acres of Land Granted to said George Neavill by Deed from the
      Proprietor of Northern Neck the 20th Nov. 1750 ... also part of another
      Tract of 275 Acres of Land Granted to said George Neavill contiguous
      thereto by Deed from aforesaid Proprietor the 21st July 1760 to
      William Calmes lott corner to Samuel Morris ... rent of one pepper
      corn on lady day next .
      Wit: William Helm George Neavill
      Lettis Helm
      James Barnett
      John Tomlin
      Recorded: 8 April 1767

      Bk 11, pg. 365 13 March 1767
      [Releas e ] Between George Neavill gentleman and Mary his wife of County
      of Fauquier [to] Thomas Blackmore and Ann his wife and his sons George and
      Thomas Blackmore of County of Frederick ... consideration of three Hundred
      Pounds ... 333 1/2 Acres (same as above) ...
      Wit: same as above George Neavill
      Recorded: 8 April 1767 Mary Neavill
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      1763-1767 Frederick County, Va Deed Book
      Bk 11, pg. 367 14 March 1767
      [Lease] Between George Neavill gentleman of County of Fauquier [to]
      James Barnett & Milley his wife of County of Frederick ... consideration
      of five Shillings ... a certain Tract or dividend of Land lying and being
      near the head of Buck Marsh on the drains of the same containing two
      Hundred and three Acres the same being part of a greater Tract of four
      Hundred Acres of Land granted to said George Neavill by Deed from the
      Proprietor of No. Neck the 20th Nov. 1750 and also being part of another
      Tract of 275 Acres of Land granted to said George Neavill contiguous
      thereto by Deed from aforesaid Proprietor the 21st July 1760 ... at John
      Maddens line ...
      Wit: William Helm George Neavill
      Lettis Helm Mary Neavill
      Thomas Blackmore
      John Tomlin
      Recorded: 8 April 1767
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      1773-1775 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book G; [Antient Press]; Page 501-505
      THIS INDENTURE made this 5th day of October 1774 Between JAMES BARNETT of County of FREDERICK and MILLEY his Wife of one part and RICHARD HAMPTON of County of Culpeper Witnesseth that said James Barnett for sum of Sixty pounds current money of Virginia hath granted unto said Richard Hampton land in County of Culpeper in the Folk of the Robinson River being a tract of land granted JOHN BARNETT deced of the County of ORANGE from the Proprietors of the Northern Neck Office bearing date the 28th day of June 1748 by said John Barnett Willed to his Son James Barnett who sold the said Land to Capt. GEORGE NEAVELL deceased late of FAUQUIER COUNTY who dying before sufficient deeds had been executed for the same by the said James Barnett and Milley his Wife tho in peaceable possession of the same did by his last Will and Testament as recorded in the County Court Office of Fauquier give the said Tract of land to his Daughter SUSANNAH HAMPTON Wife of the said Richd. Hampton and CHARLOTTE & JOANNA HAMPTON Daughters of the said Richard and Susannah which land is Beginning at four small white oaks on a Ridge on the South side of the PARSONS ROAD thence South to three pines on a Ridge Corner to ROBERT MEDLEY thence with his line South to three small oak saplins in BURTONs line near a small Plantation of said Barnetts then with his line North to three white oaks in the North side of a Branch of Grymes Run Corner to said Burton then with his line North to a white oak Corner to JACOB MEDLEY and JOHN TERRELL on a small branch thence with said Terrills line across the LOST MOUNTAIN North to a white oak on a hill side about Ten poles from a branch Corner to said Terrill thence North to three pines in the head of a valley thence
      West to the beginning containing Three hundred and sixty acres of land
      In presence of JOHN CHILTEN, James Barnett "
      AMBROSE BARNETT, SOLOMON JONES, Milley Barnett JAMES HATHAWAY, RICHARD CHICHESTER
      George the Third to EDMUND TAYLOR, EDWARD SNICKERS Gent Whereas James Barnett and Milley his Wife have sold unto Richard Hampton land in the County of Culpeper and Whereas the said Milley cannot travel to our said County Court to make acknowledgement of the said conveyance we do give you power to go to the said Milley and receive her acknowledgement of the said Conveyance whether she doth the same freely and when you have examined her that you certify us thereof in our said Court.. Witness JOHN JAMESON Clerk of our said Court the 16th day of January in the Fifteenth year of our Reign,
      FREDERICK Sct Persuant and in Obedience to the Commission to us directed we the Subscribers Justices of the Peace for the said County have Examined Milley the Wife of James Barnett touching her free consent who upon such Examination saith that she doth the same freely without his persuations and that she is willing the same should be recorded in the County Court of Culpeper. Given under our hands and seals this 10th day of February 1775.
      EDMUND TAYLOR EDWD. SNICKERS
      At a Court held for Culpeper County March the 20th 1775
      This Indenture was proved by the oath of witnesses thereto & ordered to be recorded & on the motion of the said Richard Hampton a Commission is awarded to take the privy examination of Milley Barnett Wife of said James Barnett which being returned is also ordered to be recorded.

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