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

Richard Carter

Male Bef 1697 - Bef 1730  (< 33 years)


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  • Name Richard Carter 
    Born Bef 1697  Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 16 Jun 1730  Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I062820  Tree1
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 

    Father Richard Carter,   b. Abt 1658,   d. 10 Nov 1698, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - Adms bond Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Mother Mary Young,   b. Abt 1658, South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1699, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Married Abt 3 Feb 1687/88  Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F29992  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1717-1721 Essex County Virginia Wills, Inventories and Settlements of Estates No. 3; [John Frederick Dorman]: Pages 87-89.
      Will of William Younge of Essex County, So.Farnham Parrish, being.sick and weak in body, dated 19 Dec. 1718.
      My track or dividend of land whearon I now live be 'equally. divided between my two sons William Younge and Henry Younge beginning at the small hickories.on Rappahanock River side in a neck of woodland ground over a small creek my dwelling house and quarter standing at the head of the said neck and so along a line of marked trees made and marked by me (before Richd. Bush, Richd. Carter, John Coutance and John Ewing) to the abovesaid creake to the head line of the said dividend of 398 acres, being formerly granted to Henry Soanes. The one moiety or equal part whereon my house I now live in stands I give to my son William Younge, the other part to my son Henry Younge,. not debarring my wife of her right of dower.
      My dear and loving wife Katharine Younge, the best bed and furniture in my house and L 5 sterling.
      All my Negroes and my personall estate be appraised by three honest men chosen by my executors....
      My son John Younge shall have all that:track or dividend of land which was bequeathed unto me by James, Marsh, deceased.
      After my Negroes and personal estate is appraised it be equally divided between my wife (she having her legasie first paid) and six children named William Younge, Elizabeth Younge, Henry Younge, Mary Younge, Kate Younge and John Younge, my wife to enjoy her part dureing her naturall life and then to be equally divided amongst my six children.
      The child which my wife is now bigg with if it should be a male child, all that track or dividend of land which I bought of William Smith being 156 acres joyning unto my land, but in case should be a female then to be equally divided between my two sons William Young and Henry Younge.
      My wife keep the children and their estates untill they come to age to take their own estates.
      My loving wife executrix and my son William Younge and my son Henry Younge executors.
      Unto my cozen Richard Carter my horse named Wanton.
      Will Young
      Wit: Benja. Morris, John Hayes, John Goare', Richd. Carter. 17 March1718 [1719]. Presented in Court by Katherine Young. Proved by Benja. Morris, John Hayes and Richd. Carter.

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