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

Thomas Parker

Male 1641 - 1700  (59 years)


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  • Name Thomas Parker 
    Born 1641 
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Jan 1699/00  Richmond County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I069719  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2020 

    Family ID F46299  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Eleanor {Unproven} Robins,   b. Bef 1653,   d. Aft 1693, Sittingbourne Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 42 years) 
    Married Bef 1669  Sittingbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Parker,   b. Abt 1669, Sittingbourne Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1697/98, Essex County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years)
     2. Jeremiah Parker,   b. Bef 1674, Sittingbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1699, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 27 years)
     3. Female Parker,   b. Abt 1674, Sittingbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1674 and 1681, Sittingbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     4. Anne Parker,   b. Bef 1678, Sittingbourne Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1695, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 19 years)
     5. Alexander Dr. Parker,   b. 4 May 1691, Sittingbourne Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1751, Tappahannock, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F32172  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Francilia MNU Goodrich,   b. Bef 1662,   d. Aft 1695, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 35 years) 
    Married Bef 10 May 1694  Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F46014  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Belinda Brathwaite,   b. Bef 1666, Sittingbourne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1709, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 43 years) 
    Married Abt 5 Mar 1694/95  Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Parker,   b. Abt 1697, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1709, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 13 years)
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F32163  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • related to Robert Parker
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      http://lawsondna.org/Media/virginiacounties/Richmond.html

      Richmond County, VA, Order Book 3, 1699-1704, page 5, Court held 3 January 1699/1700 Order of Administration is granted to Joshua Lawson upon the Estate of Thomas Parker, deceased on the behalf and for the use of Thomas Parker, an Infant and Orphan of the said deceased, he giving in securities.

      Richmond County, VA, Order Book 3, 1699-1704, page 35, Court held 5 April 1700 Order is granted to William Colston, assignee of Thomas Cooper, against the estate of Thomas Parker deceased, in the hands of Joshua Lawson, Administrator, according to Declaration.

      Same Court and page. Order is granted to Mrs. Ann Brent, Administratrix of Mr. Robert Bent, against the Estate of Thomas Parker deceased, in the hands of Joshua Lawson, Administrator, according to Declaration.
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      Wills of Old Rappahannock County, Virginia [William Montgomery Sweeny]
      ROBINS, ALEXANDER, 16 February, 1683;16 April, 1684.
      To daughters Rebecca, Eliza, Judith and Ann Robins 650 acres of land on the branches of Gilson and Hodgkins Creeks viz. to my eldest daughter Rebecca 200 acres; to daughter Elizabeth 150 acres; to daughter Judith 150 acres ; to daughter Ann 150 acres which makes the sum of 650 as by Pattent will appear but if all or any of my daughters die without lawful issue then to go to my son Alexander. To son Alexander land I bought of Wm Berry containing 133 acres. All my cattle to be divided between my wife and children share and share alike. To daughter Rebecca two pewter dishes that were her grandmother's. To wife all household stuff goods and chattles and all moveables. To John Cook my wife's son my wearing apparel my Kane with the silver head. To daughter Rebecca one silver sack cup. To son Alexander my great gold ring and set of silver buttons. To daughter Rebecca my silver seal. To daughter Elizabeth one gold ring. To son Alexander one pair of breeches buttons of silver. To John Cook my gun that I had of James Black. To son Alexander my left handed gun my horse and horse cloth to be sold to pay my debts. My son to be kept at school the charge to be defrayed by the increase of my cattle. Wife Judith Executrix and friend Thomas Parker Executor.
      Wit. THOMAS PARKER, SUSAN X WILLIAMS. Page 21.
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      Wills of Old Rappahannock County, Virginia [William Montgomery Sweeny]
      PERKINS, THOMAS, 18 December, 1683 ; 2 April, 1684.
      To Thomas Parker my wearing gould ring.
      To Elizabeth Blomfield my Ring that is due me from the Estate of William Sargent. To all my God children a hhd of toba apiece. All the remainder of my estate (my just debts first satisfied) I give to Capt. Saml. Blomfield whom I make my Executor.
      Wit. MARTIN JOHNSON, aged 48 years or thereabouts,
      MARY JOHNSON, aged 50 years or thereabouts. Page 21.
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      Wills of Old Rappahannock County, Virginia [William Montgomery Sweeny]
      8 January, 1685/6; 3 February, 1685/6.
      BOYCSS, (BOYCE, BOYESS), GEORGE,
      To Mr. John Daingerfield 250 acres of Land of that Tract of Land called the Range Land the said 250 acres of Land to be on that side the said Tract next to the Land that Bryan Ward now liveth on.
      To Jeremiah Parker 250 acres of Land of the same Tract Called ye Range and Joyning to the above said 250 bequeathed to Mr. John Daingerfield. The residue of the above Tract of Land called ye Range all whole and singular with the appurtenances (saving and Excepting what is above bequeathed) to my Loving sister Dorothy Boyces als Browne.
      To my God daughter Sarah Shipley daughter of Daniel Shipley 250 acres of Land that I hold by Patent and Conveyance Lying in this County of Rappa on the south side of the River in the Parish of South ffarnham and Joyning to the Land of Mr. Joseph Goodrich and the Land of Thomas Wood.
      To Frances Daingerfield daughter of Mr. John Daingerfield one gold ring with three barn and a stone in it being the least of three rings that I have.
      I will that my horses and mares and what Debts are due unto me go to pay my Debts with all and the residue of my personall Estate after my Debts are paid I give and bequeath to my beloved sister Dorothy Boyces als Browne.
      Executrix my sister Dorothy Boyces als Browne and Mr. John Daingerfield to join with her as overseer and assistant. What Tobb. of mine in the hands of Mr. John Daingerfield be by him expended and disburst in the Paying of my sisters passage into the country.
      I will that my man Grace be and remain wth Mr John Daingerfield until my sister comes into this country unless he can dispose of him on a good Acct: towards the defraying of charges either of my sisters Passage or other charges that he may be at in the Managing my Estate in whose hands (to wit) Mr John Daingerfield I will that my Estate may remaine until my sister may arrive in Virginia. Requests that Mr John Daingerfield see that his funeral be solemnized at the house where he dies and that a funeral sermon be Preached for him at the Lower Church of Sittingburne Parish at the first opportunity of a Minister. If my sister should not come into the Country Then my will is that my Land that is not already above bequeathed (to wit) the Residue of that Tract of Land called the Range be disposed of and I do dispose of it thus Viz.: I give unto Mr John Daingerfields children 800 acres of the said Land Residue to be equally divided between them and to Thomas Parkers children 800 acres of the said Land to be equally divided between them and to Daniel Shipleys children 900 acres of the said Land to be equally divided between them being 3000 acres in the whole.
      Wit. THO : PARKER, DANL. SHIPLEY, ALICE SHIPLEY.
      Page 65.
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      1670-1672 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 4, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 178
      KNOWE ALL MEN by these pnts yt. I MARGRETT JENNINGS Widdow of the County of Rappa. doe hereby constitute appoynt & authorize my well beloved Friend THO: PARKER of the Coty. aforesd to be my true and lawful! Attrny at the next Cort. holden for the Coty. of Rappa. to acknowledge for me and in my behalfe and steede one Deed of Guift contayning sevrll, pticulars given by me the aforesd MARGRETT JENNINGS unto my sd Children as in the Deed of Guift are specified beareing date 8ber 18th 1670 & then & there to act & doe for me & in my stead to the acknowledgmt of the sd Deed of Guift and that it may be recorded as if I my selfe weare then & there psonally psent. In Testimony hereof I hereunto sett my hand and seale this 18th day of 8ber 1670
      in the pnts of us XOPHER EDRINGTON, MARGRET JENNINGS
      JNO. SANDERS
      Recordatr. in Cur Rappa. XIIth die 7bris Ano 1670
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      1670-1672 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 4, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 240-241
      KNOW ALL MEN by these pnts that I LIDIA CLOTWORTHY of ye County of Rappa. doe hereby authorize appoint & constitute THOS. PARKER of ye County aforesaid to be my true and Lawful! Attorney for me and in my stead & behalf to acknowledge all my right & title of Two hundred acres of land unto JAMES BROWNE of ye County aforesd wch sd Land ye sd BROWNE bought of my Husband ROGER CLOTWORTHY and I doe hereby freely give my consent to ye sale of ye same as Witness my hand and seale this 4th day of July 1671 to be acknowledged at ye next Court holden for ye County
      aforesd sigum signum
      ELIZABETH SNEAD LIDIA CLOTWORTH
      JANE MERIFULL signum
      Recordatr, in Cour Rappa 12 die July 1671
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      1670-1672 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 4, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 246
      KNOW ALL MEN by these psents yt WM. MOSELEY of ye County of Rappa. Gent doe hereby sell convey & make over from me my heires all my right title & interest of a certaine pcell of land to THOS PARKER his heirs forever & this I doe together with ye consent of MARTHA my Wife as well for diverse good causes & consideracons as thereunto moveing or for the valuable consideracon of Twelve hundred pounds of Tobbo. to us in hand paid & received ye receipt whereof wee do heereby acknowledge & or:selves therewith fully satified and paid & doe therefore hereby accordingly sell convey & make over all or. right and title to the same conteyning Ninety acres of wood land scittuate in ye sd County on ye South side of ye River & bounded on the North side with the land of JNO, WILLKINSON on ye East side pt of ye land of the sd MOSELEY on the South side with ye land of RICH GOODE and on ye West side with ye Rune of OCCUPACIE CREEKE To Have and To Hold to him ye said THOMAS PARKER from us or either of or: heires to him his heires forever with all woods water courses with all rights & prveledges thereunto belonging and wee doe hereby further covenant and agree to & wth ye sd THOS. yt wee will from time to time and at all times hereafter him and his heires defend & keep harmless from all or any psons claimeing from by or under us &wee doe hereby likewise bind ourselves to acknowledge at the next, Court held for ye sd County if thereunto reasonably desired there to be Inrolled and this wee doe acknowledge to be our free & voluntary act and deed and for the better & more sure making & confirmacon heereof wee have heereunto sett or: hands & seals this 10th day of June 1671
      in pnce of us JOHN BROWNE WM. MOSELEY
      ROBERT MOSE MARTHA MOSELEY
      Recognitr, in Cur Rappa die 5th July Ano Dom 1671
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      1670-1672 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 4, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 251-252
      KNOW ALL MEN by these prsents that I ELINOR PARKER Wife of THOS. PARKER doe hereby appoint my well beloved friend ROGER CLOTWORTHY to be my true and lawfu Atturney at ye next Court holden for ye County of Rappa there to acknowledge for me & in my stead all my right title & Interest of 120 acres of land unto RICH. SHEPARD of the County aforesaid which said one hundred A, twenty acres of land ye aforesd SHEPARD bought of my aforesd Husband and I doe heereby freely give my consent to ye Sale of ye same as Wittness my hand and seale this first day of July 1671
      Testis by marke JOICE BROOKES ELINOR PARKER
      THOMAS LEASER
      Recordatr. in Cour Rappa xii July Anno Dom 1671
      TO ALL TO WHOM &c, Nov know yee &..c. that I Sr. WM. BERKELEY Knt. Governr &c. doe with consent of State accordingly give & grant unto THOMAS PARKER a Tract of land conteyning 12O acres scituate lying and being in ye County of Reppa. on the North side of the River & in ye Pish of Sittingbourne at the Miles End of ye land of JNO. JENNINGS & beginning at a red Oake neare where ye sd JENNINGS corner tree stood & tuning thence by a certaine devidend formerly granted to Majr. JNO. WEIRE & THO: ERWIN tuning N. E. by E 146 poles another Corner or Turning Tree of ye said MAJOR WEIREs & ERWINs being a red Oake thence S. by a line of mrked trees 114 poles to a Chestnutt standing by a small branch which Runeth into a guater and thence by or nigh ye same S. E. by E. 126 poles to a certain Gum standing in a Forke between two branches of Mr. JNO PAINS BEVERDAM and thence over ye first menconed branch S. W. 89 poles to the miles end of another Devident of THO. ERW INs whereon he liveth & finally on his and JENNINGS his miles End before menconed N.W 239 poles to ye place where it first began ye sd land being due unto the sd THOS. PARKER by and for the Transportation of Ten psons into this Collony whose names are on ye record mentioned underneath this Pattent To Have and To Hold &c to be held &c, paying &c. Provided &c dated ye 30th of October 1669
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I THOMAS PARKER of ye County of Rappa, as well for divers good causes mee moveing thereunto as for ye valuable sume of Eighteene hundred pounds of Tobbo and Caske ye Receipt whereof I doe acknowledge to have received do assigne sett and make over from me my heires this Pattent conteyning 120 acres of land & ye contents hereof unto RICH. SHEPARD & his heirs & assignes forever To Have and to Hold with all rights thereunto belonging and doe warrant ye sale of ye sd Land unto ye sd SHEPARD from all psons and in as large and ample manner as I myself received it & in Testimony hereof I heerunto sett my hand and Seale this 23d of June 1671
      Test JOHN HALL THOMAS PARKER
      CHRISTOPHER EDRINGTON
      Recognitr. in Cur Rappa 5 die July Anno Dom 1671

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      Old Rappahannock Co Va Deed Book 5, Part I - 1672-1674; Antient Press: page 44-46
      KNOW ALL MEN that I WILLIAM MOSELEY of the County of Rappa, Gent do hereby sell from me my heirs all my right and interest of a certaine parcel of land to THOMAS PARKER his heirs and assignes forever and this I doe together with the consent of MARTHA my Wife as well for divers good causes as for the valuable consideration of Twelve hundred pounds of Tobacco to us in hand paid whereof we do hereby acknowledge and do therefore hereby sell all our right to the same containing ninety acres of woodland scituate in the said County on the South side the River and Bounded on the North side with the land of JOHN WILKINSON on the East with the land of the said MOSELEY on the South with the land of RICHARD GOODE and on the West with the Run of OCCUPASEE CREEKE the same to have and to hold to him the said THOMAS PARKER forever with all rights thereunto belonging without the hindrance of us or any of our heirs or any other person under us and we do hereby agree that we will from time to time keep harmless from any such persons clayming or pretending any lawfull claim and wee do hereby likewise bind ourselves to acknowledge this Deed at the next Court held for the sd County we have hereunto set our hands and seals this
      10th day of June 1671
      in presence of us JOHN BROWN, WILLIAM MOSELEY
      ROBERT MOSSE MARTHA MOSELY
      KNOW ALL MEN that I THOMAS PARKER of the County of Rappa. Planter with the consent of ELLINOR my Wife do from me my heirs for the valuable consideration of Two thousand three hundred pounds of Tobacco to me in hand paide sell all my right and interest of this Deed of Sale and the wthin mentioned contents thereof being ninety acres of land unto WILLIAM GANNOCK of the County aforesaid his heirs and assigns forever together wth all thereupon or thereunto belonging with all rights and priviledges and do assure the same from all persons that shall lay any claime thereunto from me my heirs or assigns unto the said WILLIAM GANNOCK his heirs and
      assignes furever in ab ample manner as I myself received it from Mr. WILLIAM MOSELEY and in Testimony I have sett my hand and seale this Sixth day of November 1672
      in presence of us JOHN BURKETT, THO: PARKER
      WILL BURKETT
      Recognit in Cu: Com Rappa 6 die 9bris 1672
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I ELLINOR PARKER Wife of THOMAS PARKER of the County of Rappa. Planter doe authorize and appoint my well beloved Friend WILLIAM BATES to be my true and lawful! Attorney at the next Court holden by his Majesties Justices of the Peace for the County aforesaid then and there for me and in my stead to acknowledge and give consent and on my part to ratify and confirme the sale of Ninety acres of land sould by my aforesaid Husband THOMAS PARKER unto WILLIAM GANNOCK of the said County his heirs and assigns forever and I do by my said Attorney acknowledge my thirds of the said land to aforesaid GANNOCK in as large manner as if I myself were then and there personally present. In Testimony I hereunto sett my hand and seale the fourth day of November 1672
      in presence of WILLIAM UNDERWOOD SENR., ELLINIR PARKER
      WILLIAM SALLE
      Recordat x6 die 9bris 1672
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      1674-1676 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 5, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 184-185
      TO ALL TO WHOM &c. Now Know yee &c that I Sr. WILLIAM BERKELEY Knt. governor &c. -with the conont and advice of the court &c. give and grant unto THOMAS PARKER a tract of land containing 120 acres being in the County of Rappa on the North side of the river & in the Parish of Sittingbourne at the Miles End of the land of JOHN JENNINGS and beginning at a red Oake neare where the said JENNINGS corner tree stood and runing thence by a certaine Divident formerly granted to Major JOHN WEIRE & THOMAS EVINS running No. E. to another corner of the sd Major WEIRE & EVINS being a red Oake thence by a line of marked trees to a Chesnut standing by a small branch runneth into a greater & thence by the same over certaine poynts of land So. Ea to a certaine Gum standing in a Forke betweene Two branches of Mr. JOHN PAYNEs BEAVER DAM & thence & over the first mentioned greater branch to the Miles End of a nother divident of THOMAS EVANS whereon he liveth & finally in his & JENNINGS Miles End before mentioned No. W. to the place where it first began the said Land being due unto the said THOMAS PARKER for the transportation of three persons into this Collony whose names are on the records mentioned underneath this Pattent To have and to hold &c. Paying & Yeilding &c provided allwaies &c. Given at JAMES CITY under my hand & seale of the Collony this 30th day of October 1669
      WILLIAM BERKELEY
      PHILL, LUDWELL
      KNOW ALL MEN that I THOMAS PARKER of the County of Rappa. as well for divers good causes thereunto as for the valuable sume of Eighteen hundred pounds of tobacco & cask the receipt I doe hereby acknowledge do sell and make over from me my heirs & Admrs. this Pattent containing 120 ackers of land & the contents thereof unto RICHARD SHEPARD his heirs & assigns forever to him the said SHEPARD from me the said PARKER to have and to hold withall rights and priviledges thereunto belonging & I doe warrant the sale of the said land unto the said SHEPARD from all persons whatsoever that shall lay claime thereunto under me or my heirs forever in as large and ample manner as I myselfe received it in Testimony hereof I hereunto sett my hand & seal this 23d day of June 1671/2
      Test HENRY HALL. THOMAS PARKER
      XNER EDRINGTON
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      1674-1676 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 5, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 242
      KNOW ALL MEN by these psents that I SARAH GOODE Wife of RICHARD GOODE of the County of Rappa doe hereby appoint and constitute my beloved Brother THOMAS PARKER to be my true and lawful! attorney at the next Court held for the aforesaid County and then and there for and in my stead to acknowledge unto THOMAS SHORT my thirds of One hundred and twenty acres of land sold and made over unto him by my Husband RICHARD GOODE as by conveyance will appeare and whatsoever my attorney shall act and doe I doe hereby ratifie and confirme to be and remaine in as full force and virtue as if I myselfe were then & there psonally present as Witness my hand and seale this 3 day of November Anno Dom 1674
      Test DAVID SAMSON, SARAH GOODE
      Recordatr 10 die 9bris 1674
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      1677-1678 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 6, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 151
      KNOW ALL MEN by these prsents that I THOMAS PARKER of ye County of Rappae: Planter, doe for diverse good causes freely give & make over from me my heires unto FLORENDAH GOODE, Daughter of RICHARD GOODE, of ye abovesd. County, one heiffer of ye age of 2 yeares or thereabouts of a brindled Colour of a mealy mouth & marked wth an under keele & a hole in ye right, & a cropp & slitt in left Eare, for her ye sd FLORENDAH, To have & to hold unto her her heires forever & doe by these prsents make delivery thereof as witness my hand this 3d of January 1677
      THO: PARKER
      Recognitr in Cur Com Rappae 3d die January 1677
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      1677-1678 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 6, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 171-172
      O ALL PEOPLE to whom this present writing shall come. I ROBERT MOSS of ye County of Rappae: send Greeting. Know yee that I ye said ROBERT MOSS for diverse good causes & espetially for ye love & affection me thereunto mooving that I beare unto JEREMIAH PARKER, second Sonne of THOMAS PARKER & of ELLINOR his Wife, have given unto ye said JEREMIAH PARKER, Son of THOMAS PARKER, one Cow Calfe about ye age of two months marked wth a crop & staple in ye cropp on ye left eare & ye right eare whole, To have & to hold said Cow Calfe & all & singular ye female increase of ye same until ye said JEREMIAH PARKER shall attaine ye age of eighteen yeares hereby giveing & granting unto THOMAS PARKER, Father of ye said JEREMIAH PARKER, his heires & assignes for his own care in keeping & looking after sd Cow Calfe in ye meantime & her increase all & singular ye male increase & ye milk of ye female, & after ye said JEREMIAH PARKER shall come to age of Eighteen yeares as abovesd. both male & female to ye use of ye said JEREMIAH his heires & assignes forever Provided that if ye said JEREMIAH PARKER shall depart this life before he attaine ye
      age of Eighteen years that then ye above said donation shall be & descend to ye propper use & behoofe of THOMAS PARKER, Father of ye said JEREMIAH PARKER, & his heires for ever but in case ye said JEREMIAH survive ye tearme of yeares above specified then it shall & may be lawful for him to have all ye prmises both male & female wthout any matter of demand of me ye said ROBERT MOSS or any pson whatsoever for me & wthout any money or other being therefore yielded to me ye said ROBERT MOSS my heires forever. Know yee that I ye said ROBERT MOSS have put ye said THOMAS PARKER in ye behalfe of his said Sonne, JEREMIAH, in quiet possession of ye prmises hereby ratifying this prsent writing In Witness whereof I have subscribed my name & sett my seale ye 4th of June 1678
      Test HENRY MONCASTER, ROBERT MOSS
      ABRAHAM STAPP
      Recognitr in Cur Com Rappae: 5 die Junii 1678
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      1679-1682 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Will & Deed Book 6, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 281
      BE IT KNOWN unto all men that I WILLIAM SERGANT of Rappae. County of the Love and affection me thereunto moving that I bear unto THOMAS, Eldest Sonn of THOMAS PARKER, of sd County doe freely make over unto sd THOMAS PARKER JUNR one Cow Calve eleventh month old marked on the right eare with crop & a staple in the left eare whole To have and hold the said Cow Calfe with her increase to him the sd THOMAS PARKER JUR, his heirs forever in case shall depart this life without lawfull heires begotten of his own body before he attaine to age of twenty yeares thenthis sd Donation shall redound to JOHN PARKER. Brother to the sd THOMAS PARKER JUNR, and his heirs forever; Moreover I have put THOMAS PARKER, Father of sd THOMAS JUNR. in possession of the donation in behalf of his Sonne Wittness my hand & seale this 7th of July 1680
      Wittness JOHN STONE WILL SARGANT
      EDMUND CRASKE
      Recognitr in Cur Com x July 1680
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      1679-1682 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Will & Deed Book 6, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 334-335
      TO ALL TO WHOM these prsents shall come I Sr: WM: BERKLEY, Knt. Governor &c. Now know yee &c. that I the sd Sr, WM: BERKLEY doe with the consent of Counsell of State accordingly give & grant unto THO: PARKER seaventy three acres of land and a 1/2 scituate and being in the County of Rappa: on South side the River in the Pish of Sittingbourne back in the woods, Beginning at a marked red Oake the corner tree of ROBERT GAMES land extendeth thence by the same N.W. to a red Oake by ye side of a branch thence N.N.E. to the land of WM. MOSELEY thence by the said MOSELEYs line E, S, to a red Oake neare to a PATH in the head of valley; thence S:W: to the first mentioned Station the sd land being due unto the sd PARKER by Transportation of two persons into this Collony whose names are in the records mentioned underneath this Pat- tent; To have and to hold &c., yeilding and paying to or: Soveraigne Lord the King &c., Given under my hand and Seale of the Collony this 5th of Now: 1673
      Recordatr. Test PHILL, LUDWELL Off WILLIAM BERKLEY
      Recordatr xx3 die Janry 1681
      BEE IT KNOWN unto all men by these prsents that I THOMAS PARKER of County of Rappa: for a valuable consideration already received doe make sure unto WM. SALE all my right of this Pattent within mentioend and of the land thereunto belonging To have and to hold all the said land together with all that is thereunto from me the said THOMAS PARKER my heires and assignes unto the sd WM. SALE his heires and assignes (paying the prvisoe beneath inserted) with warranty from all persons that may claims thereunto forever provided alwaies and be it excepted that I the said THOMAS PARKER doe of this land within mentioned reserve unto me and my heires the fee Simple of that plat of ground whereon my Daughter lyeth buried being within in a Square pale severed from the said land with free ingress & regress anything in this Deed notwithstanding. Witness my hand and Seale Janry. the 3rd 1681
      Test RO: BROOKS, THO PARKER
      JOHN RICHIE
      Recognitr in Cur Com Rappa: 4 die Janry. 1681
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      1693-1694 Essex County, Virginia Deed, Will & Order Book; [Antient Press]; (Page 186)
      At a Court held for Essex County 10th of May 1694
      - The difference between JNO: CLARK Plt. &THO: PARKER as Marrying FRANCILIA, Exx. of JOS: GOODRICH deced, Defendt. is referr'd till next Court
      - In ye difference depending between JNO: CLARKE Plt. & WM. GLOVER Defendt. ye Defendt. by JNO: EVERITT his Attorney comes & defends ye force &c. when &c. & pleads in abatemt: of ye Writt, that he was put into ye possession of Negroes, Cattle &c. by Mr. JOS: GOODRICH at his Plantacon in this County to improve manage & secure as an Overseer & Servant to ye sd GOODRICH, who being since deced, is by ye En. of the said GOODRICH & her present Husband continued in ye sd trust service & employmt. & that he knowes nothing of any Cow of ye Pit. upon ye sd Plantacon, but of ye aforesd. GOODRICHs against whose Executrix he humbly conceives ye Writt ought to be brought & therefore demands Judgmt. wch: plea this Court have over ruled, Whereupon ye Defendt. by his Attorney humbly prayes an imparlance &c. which is granted
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      1693-1694 Essex County, Virginia Deed, Will & Order Book; [Antient Press]; (Page 187)
      At a Court held for Essex County 10th of May 1694
      - THOMAS PARKER as Marrying FRANCILIA, Executrix of Mr. JOS: GOODRICH deced being by ye Sheriff return'd Copy Left at ye suit of JONATHAN FISHER was clad to answer thereto but not appearing upon the Plts. mocon an attachmt. is granted him against ye Estate of ye said PARKER &c., for One thousand seven hundred & ninety pounds of sweet sensed tobo: & cask & costs according to declaracon returnable ye next Court to be held for this County &c.

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