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

James Shippey

Male Aft 1702 - 1731  (< 27 years)


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  • Name James Shippey 
    Born Aft 1702 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Apr 1731  Essex County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I067663  Tree1
    Last Modified 24 Aug 2019 

    Father James Shippey,   b. Abt 1675, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1717, Essex County, Virginia - Admin bond Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Mother Mary MNU Shippey,   b. Abt 1679,   d. 16 May 1721, Essex County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Married Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F17193  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Title Shippy, James.
      Publication 1731.
      Gen. note Part of index to Essex County Wills and Administrations (1692-1800)
      Note p. 20. Will pro. 20 Apr. 1731.
      p. 20-21. Exors. bond rec. 20 Apr. 1731.
      p. 23-25. Inv. & appr. rec. 18 May 1731.
      Note Wills No. 5, 1730-1735 (Reel 41)

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      1730-1735 Essex County Virginia Will Book No. 5; {Antient Press}: Pages 20.
      IN THE NAME OF GOD AMEN. I JAMES SHIPPY being sick & weak in body but of sound and perfect memory thanks be to God for the same do make this my last Will and Testament in manner and form following first and principally I bequeath my soul to God that gave it and my body to be decently interred att the discretion of my Executor herein after named. Imprimis.
      I give and bequeath to ELIZABETH KEITH my gray horse King and forty shillings monie.
      Item I give and bequeath to ELIZABETH MUSCOUGH my bay horse and five pounds monie.
      Item I leave thirty pounds monie for the building of a brick wall about the graves of my father and mother.
      Item I give and bequeath to my Cousin ELENOR formerly the wife of ELIAS POWIL three cows and Calves.
      Item my will that all my debts be paid out of my estate and that my Executor make sale land stock and household good for payment thereof.
      I give and bequeath the remainder of my Estate be it of what kind or quality soever to my Cousin ELIZABETH PAYN.
      I appoint Mr. THOMAS WAREIN of Essex my Executor of this my last Will. In Witness whereunto I have sett my hand fixed my seal
      Teste CHARLES SNEDE, James Shippy
      THOMAS CLAYTON
      At a Court held for Essex County at Tappa. on the 20th day of April Annoq, MDCCXXXI The last will and Testament of James Shippy decd was presented in Court by THOMAS WARING Gent. Executor therein named who made oath thereto and being further proved by the oaths of all the witnesses thereto was admitted to record.

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