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

Charles Ashton

Male Bef 1668 - 1701  (> 33 years)


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  • Name Charles Ashton 
    Born Bef 1668  Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Executor Bond Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Jan 1700/01  Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I071820  Tree1
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 

    Father John Ashton,   b. 1645, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1677, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Mother Grace Meese,   b. Abt 1648, London, Enland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1706, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Executor Bond Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Married Abt 1661  Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F10901  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Charles Ashton,   b. 1688, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1714, Northumberland County, Virginia - Admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F23176  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Jane Aldridge,   b. 9 Oct 1670, Worstead, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1701, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 30 years) 
    Married Bef 21 Jul 1698  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Ashton,   b. Bef 1700, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Executor Bond Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1731, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Executor Bond Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 33 years)
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F45802  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Colonial Familes of Northern Neck of Virginia; Wright & Wright
      William Frizer, WC, chirurgeon, d. leaving a will dated 9 Sep 1677, proved 21 Nov 1677.
      To Mrs. Grace Ashton, widdow, extx. my gold watch, all my debts.
      Unto Prissilla Ashton, horse and mare. Prissilla shall give Henry Ashton the first mare colt.
      Unto Henry Ashton, son and orphant of Capt. John Ashton 2000 a. of my tract of 5500 a. purchased by me of John Mathews. If he die before age 21, to his brother Charles Ashton. Unto Grace Ashton Junr. 500 a. of 5500 a. tract.
      Unto Mary Ashton, 500 a.
      Unto Sarah Ashton, 500 a. - daughters and orphans of Capt. John Ashton each 500 a.
      Unto Thomas Beard sonn of John Beard my Godsonne, 2000 a. being the remainder of the 5500 a.
      If he die to Prissilla Ashton. {WC DWP, 1065-77:346-346a}
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      1699-1706 Order Book Part 1 - Northumberland Co Va; Hamrick: Pg 140
      Northumberland County Court 15th of January Anno 1700/1
      The Last Will & Testam't of CHARLES ASHTON was this day proved in Court by the Oaths of TEIGUE ALLEN & CHARLES CARPENTER Witnesses thereto & is Recorded.
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      1687-1699 Order Book Part 2 - Northumberland Co Va; Hamrick: Pg 835/2
      July Session continued July 21, 1698
      Judgment is granted Mr. JOHN CRALLE against CHARLES ASHTON and JANE his wife Administratrix of WILLIAM HARDING deceased for the payment of three hundred and four pounds of Tobacco and Cask on balance of a Bill for four hundred and fifty pounds of Tobacco dated November 29, 1695 and Ordered he pay the said sum of three hundred and four pounds of Tobacco and Cask unto the said CRALLE out of the said deceased's Estate alias Execution.
      Whereas it appears to this Court that WILLIAM HARDING's Estate is indebted to Mr. JAMES JOHNSON by Account for diet and other expenses in his live time and Funeral expenses after his death seven hundred and eleven pounds of Tobacco and Cask Judgment is granted the said JOHNSON against CHARLES ASHTON and JANE his wife Administrators of the said deceased And Ordered the said Administrators pay the said sum out of the said deceased's Estate alias Execution.
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      1699-1706 Order Book Part 1 - Northumberland Co Va; Hamrick: Pg 144
      Northumberland County Court 20th of Febr'y Anno 1700/1
      CHARLES ASHTON about thirteene Yeares of Age haveing Petic'oned the Court that he is an Orphan & without a Guardian or Guide & prayed the benefitt of the offring a Guardian & being desireous that WILLIAM CORNISH should supply that Kindness to him the said CORNISH is hereby admitted his Guardian untill he comes of Age to Choose a Guardian.

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