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

Philadelphia Claiborne

Female Bef 1732 - Bef 1765  (< 33 years)


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  • Name Philadelphia Claiborne 
    Born Bef 1732  King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Bef 1765  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I061512  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 

    Father William Claiborne,   b. 1690, 'Romancoke' King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1746, England on trip Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Whitehead,   b. Bef 1702, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Bef 1718  King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F24665  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Fox,   b. 1711, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1792, Tubal, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married Bef 1748  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Nathaniel Fox,   b. 1748, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1819, Stafford George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     2. Thomas Fox,   b. Abt 1750, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1818, Shenandoah County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years)
     3. William Fox,   b. Abt 1752, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1795, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years)
     4. Anne Fox,   b. 1754, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1821, Fredericksburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     5. Joseph Fox,   b. Abt 1756, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1821, Fredericksburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
     6. Philadelphia Fox,   b. Bef 1758, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1782, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 26 years)
     7. Molly Fox,   b. Abt 1760, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Elizabeth Fox,   b. Abt 1762, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1796, Fredericksburg, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years)
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F18000  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1772-1798 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Will Book E; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      FOX, THOMAS, Spotsylvania Co. Not dated, no date of Probate or Bond indexed. Wit. Charles Pilcher, William Riaden, Charles Oliver. Ex. wife, Col. Joseph Brock, Nathaniel Fox, Thomas Fox, William B. Wallace. Leg. on the 27th of Jan. 1765, I conveyed my estate to Oliver Towles, in trust for certain uses therein mentioned, every part and clause of them to be now null and void. My land in King William Co. called "Fox's Ferry" for which there is a suit now pending between Frazer and myself, should, if recovered of the said Frazer, that the money due for the said land be applied in the first place to discharge a debt I owe William Reid, and the balance divided between my sons Nathaniel and Thomas. Executors to sell 73 acres of land I bought of Nathaniel Fox and money arising therefrom to be divided between my sons Stephen, Edmund and James; son Joseph 200 acres, part of the land called "Seaton's" in case of his death without issue then to my son Stephen; son John 200 acres of same tract; son William remainder of said tract; my wife during her natural life, my lease lands, etc; sons Nathaniel, Thomas, William and Joseph, and in the case of the death of my son Joseph without issue, to the children of John Wiglesworth and Philadelphia his wife; daughter Betty and her children; daughter Philadelphia and her children; grandson Thomas Frazer; daughter Anne and her children; wife Philadelphia, negroes, etc. and after her death to be divided among my children John, Stephen, Edmund, James, Barbary and Molly. Balance of estate to be kept together for support of my wife and youngest children John, Stephen, Edmund, James, Barbary and Molly; daughter Anne Chew; mentions Molly Allen, daughter of Elizabeth Allen. (Page 1186)
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      Children of Philadelphia CLAIBORNE and Thomas FOX are:
      i. Thomas FOX was born in King William County, Virginia, and died DEC 1818 in Shenandoah County, Virginia.
      ii. Joseph FOX was born in King William County, Virginia, and died 6 SEP 1821.
      iii. Elizabeth FOX died 1795 in Spotsylvania County, Virginia. She married John FRAZER 16 JAN 1783 in Spotsylvania County, Virginia, son of James FRAZER and Elizabeth FOSTER. He died NOV 1793 in Fredericksburg, Virginia.
      iv. Nathaniel FOX was born 1748 in King William County, Virginia, and died 21 OCT 1819 in Stafford County, Virginia. He married Sarah NEWTON, daughter of William NEWTON and Elizabeth KENYON.
      v. William FOX was born ABT. 1752 in King William County, Virginia, and died JUL 1795.
      vi. Anne FOX was born 1754 in King William County, Virginia, and died 7 OCT 1821 in Fredericksburg, Virginia. She married John CHEW. He was born ABT. 1740, and died 19 SEP 1789 in Fredericksburg, Virginia, age 49.
      vii. Philadelphia FOX was born ABT. 1758. She married John WIGLESWORTH BEF. 10 APR 1775, son of John WIGLESWORTH and Mary LINDSEY. He died 1820.

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