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

Thomas Claiborne

Male 1647 - 1683  (36 years)


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  • Name Thomas Claiborne  [1, 2
    Born 17 Aug 1647  New Kent County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Oct 1683  'Romancoke' King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I044646  Tree1
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2020 

    Father William Claiborne,   b. 10 Aug 1600, Crayford Parish, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1689, 'Romancoke' King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 88 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Butler,   b. Abt 1610, Roxwell, Essex County, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1 Mar 1668/69, 'Romancoke' King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Married Bef 1635  Kent Island, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F23125  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Fenn,   b. 1660, Otho Thorpe, Middle Plantation, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1716, New Kent County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married Abt 1676  King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Claiborne,   b. 1678, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Thomas Claiborne,   b. 16 Dec 1680, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1733, Sweet Hall, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2020 
    Family ID F24446  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      CAVALIERS AND PIONEERS; Patent Book 10 page 168
      THOMAS WEST, 1615 acs. (N. L.), King Wm. Co., in St. John's Par; beg. at Capt. Nathaniel West, in Bull Sw; to Capt. Jno. Fox, on N. side of Bridge Br; to E. side of the Ferry Road; to Capt. Martin Palmer, by Col. Wm. Claiborn's line, in an old Indian field; near Capt. Thos. Claiborn; to Wm. Burrous' land, in Hollings' line; crossing the Long Br; to Jno. Higgason's lint; 23 Dec. 1714, p. 226. 7 Lbs., 5 Shill., & Imp. of 4 pers: Thomas Key, James Brown. Richard Wharton, Ralph Bowker.
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      Northumberland County Record Book 1652 -1658: ©Peter's Row - 2002
      Thomas Hopkins his deed of gift unto Thomas Claiborne,
      Know all men by these presents that I Thomas
      Hopkins of Northumberland do by these presents for diverse
      good causes and considerations [---] there unto moving
      and out of the love and affection I bear unto Thomas
      Claiborne the son of Col. Wm. Claiborne Esq. give grant
      and assign unto the said Thomas Claiborne two heifers, one
      of two years old and the other of one year old marked (vizt)
      the right ear slit and the upper part taken away and the left
      ear a nick underneath it, to have and to hold the said two
      heifers with their increase to him the said Thomas Claiborne
      his heirs and extrs or assignees forever. Witness hereunto
      my hand this 15th day of March 1654.
      Thomas Hopkins Signed and delivered in the presence of
      Ger. Dodson, Thomas Winn, David Reilid.
      20th August 1655, this deed was recorded.
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      1662-1666 Deed & Will Book Northumberland Co Va; Antient Press: Pg 102
      KNOWE ALL MEN by these pr:sents that I Coll, WM: CLAIBORNE Esqr., for & in consideracon of two steeres killed for my use belonginge to my Sonne, THOMAS CLAIBORNE, have given & granted unto the sd: THOMAS CLAIBORNE one cowe called Princess with a cowe Calfe by her side now at WICOCOMOCO; To have & to hold the sd, cowe & Calfe with all their increase to him the sd. THOMAS CLAIBORNE his heires & assignes for ever; Witnesse my hand this 18th May 1663
      Signed & delivered in the presence of
      THO: BRERETON, W: CLAIBORNE
      THOMAS LONG
      20th June 1663. This Writeing was recorded
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      1662-1666 Deed & Will Book Northumberland Co Va; Antient Press: Pg 102
      KNOWE ALL MEN by these pr:sents that I Coll. WILLIAM CLAIBORNE of the County of NEW KENT in Virginia, Esqr., out of the naturall affection I beare unto my well beloved Sonne, LEONARD CLAIBORNE, & for diverse & very good causes have granted unto the sd. LEONARD CLAIBORNE one cowe about three yeares of age of a darke browse colter marked with a slitt in the left care & a nick under ye right eare together with a cowe Calfe by her side; the sd, cowe & Calfe being now at WICOCOMOCO in the possession of JAMES DASHEILL; To have &enjoy the sd: cowe and Calfe to him the sd: LEONARD CLAIBORNE his heires and assignes for ever, together with all their increase both male & female from the sd. Coll. WILLIAM CLAIBORNE his heires or assignes from any p:sons that may lay any claime to the ad: cowe and Calfe; In Witnes whereof I have hereunto sett my hand & seale( )
      Signed sealed & delivered in the pr:sence of
      THO: BRERETON, WILLIAM CLAIBORNE
      THOMAS LONG, THO: CLAIBORNE
      20th June 1663. This Deed of Gift was recorded
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      1668-1670 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 4, Part I; [Antient Press]; Page 129
      KNOW ALL MEN by these prsents that I THOMAS BRERETON of the County of NORTHUMBERLAND doe hereby constitute & appoynt my Loveing Brother Coll. WILLIAM CLAYBOURNE & my Loveing Brother Mr. THOMAS CLAYBOURNE my true and lawfull Attorneys joyntely & severally to sue recover & receave all such Debts that are due & oweing to me from RICHARD MOSLEY deceased now especially for two bills of Fourteene hundred pounds wt. porke dated the 17th of Febr. 1664 and alsoe a bill for playtering work due to me from him & uppon Receipt of acquittances in my to either of them to Signe seale & deliver hereby granting my said Attorneys or either of them full power to make one more Attorney or Attorneys under them and at their pleasure to revoke & generally act & doe such lawfull things for to recovery hereof as to my said Attorney shall seeme convenient hereby ratifieing & confirming wtsoever my sd Attorneys shall act in or concerning the prmises, In Witness whereof I have
      hereunto sett my hand and Seale this 22d of fancy 1669
      in the prsents of WM, BRERETON, THOMAS BRERETON
      ROBERT his marker ABBETT
      Recordtr, XII Feb 1669
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 7; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 236
      WILLIAM CLAIBORNE (Claibourne), sonn of Col. William Clayborne, Junr., dec'd., & THOMAS CLAIBORNE, sonn & heir apparent of Mr. Thomas Claiborne, 545 acs., New Kent Co. 20 Apr 1682, p. 154. Beg. in the forke of Chichahominy Riv. where the Sw. ends, &c. Trans. of 11 pers: Tho. Bell, Robert Bowles, John Ireland, Richd. Pearson, Corn. Bushy (or Busby), Margaret Bright, Richd. Ely, Micha. Wardrope, Mary Poll, Ann Hicks, And. Hall.
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 7; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 241
      MR. THOMAS CLAIBOURNE, 545 acs., New Kent Co., 22 Sept. 1652, p. 178. Beg. at mouth of the forke of Chickahominy Riv., where the Sw. ends; &c. Trans. of 11 pers: Jos. Browne, Henry "a Distiller", John Barton, John Miller, Ellinor Rule, Ellinor Parke, John Lawrence; Toby, Doll, Samboy, Jenny, Negroes .

  • Sources 
    1. [S804378] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. I, from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.

    2. [S763254] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. II, from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.