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

George Doggett

Male Abt 1700 - 1759  (~ 59 years)


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  • Name George Doggett 
    Born Abt 1700  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Jan 1759  St. Mark's Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I073176  Tree1
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 

    Father Richard Doggett,   b. 1672, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1721, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Bushrod,   b. 1674, York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Sep 1739, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 65 years) 
    Married Abt 1694  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18184  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Chattin,   b. Bef 1718, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1759, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 43 years) 
    Married Bef 1735  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Chatwin Doggett,   b. Aft 1738, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Thomas Doggett,   b. Bef 1735
     3. Sarah Anne Doggett
     4. Margaret Doggett,   b. Abt 1740, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 
    Family ID F33151  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Title Doggett, George.
      Publication 1759
      Gen. note Part of index to Culpeper County Wills and Administrations (1749 - 1800)
      Note p. 186-188. Will pro. 18 Jan. 1759.
      p. 302-303. Inv. & Appr. rec. Jan. 20, 1763
      Note Will Book A, 1749-1770 (Reel 31

      Title Doggett, George.
      Publication 1759
      Gen. note Part of index to Culpeper County Wills and Administrations (1749 - 1800)
      Note p. 238-239. Accounts rec. Apr. 17, 1787
      Note Will Book C, 1783-1791 (Reel 31)
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      1749-1770 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book A; [Sparacio]; Page 186-188.
      In the Name of God Amen. I GEORGE DOGGETT of Parish of St. Mark in County of Culpeper being indisposed in Body but of sound mind & memory as usual .. do make my last Will and Testament .. Principally & first I recommend my soul to Almighty God .. and my Body I commit to the Earth (from whence it came).. my worldly Estate I dispose of as follows.
      I give and bequeath to my Son CHATWIN DOGGETT one Tract of land containing one hundred & sixty four acres lying in Lancaster County as also one Negro boy named Daniel But it is my will that in case my son Chatwin should die before he arrives at lawful age and w1thout issue of his body then the said land shall go to my Son THOMAS DOGGETT ..
      I give to my son Thomas Doggett one Negro boy named Harry.
      I give to my daughters SARAH ANN REYNOLDS & MARGARET SCRCOGGIN each the sum of ten shillings;
      And all the remainder of my Estate after my funeral charges & just debts are paid I lend to my beloved Wife ANN DOGGETT during her natural life and after her decease to be equally divided between all my children except Sarah Ann Reynolds & Margaret Scroggin aforesaid, who I do not intend shall have any more of my Estate that what they have already received & the ten shillings each above mentioned.
      It is my will and desire that my Estate shall not be appraised.
      Lastly I do hereby appoint my beloved Wife Ann Doggett Executrix & my son Thomas Doggett Exe-cutor of this my last will and testament .. In Testimony whereof .. this 6th day of January 1758.
      George Doggett
      Presence: WM. GREEN, JAMES BROWN,
      HEZEKIAH BROWN WILLIAM MORRIS
      In the name of God Amen I George Doggett do declare that it is my will and desire that my beloved Wife Ann Doggett shall live on the land given in this my will to my son Chatwin during her life & have liberty of working any part thereof that shall be necessary for her support & maintenance And I do hereby declare this to be part of my last Will and Testament & that the same shall be con-strued & taken in the same manner as if it had been written In the main body of my Will. In Witness whereof .. this 20th day of March 1758. George Doggett
      Presence: ROBERT SLAUGHTER,
      WM. GREEN, WM. BALL
      At Court held for County of Culpeper on Thursday the 18th day of January 1759
      This last Will and Testament of George Doggett deceased was exhibited to the Court by Ann Doggett Widow one of the Executors therein named which was proved by the oaths of James Brown & William Morris and the Codicil thereto was also proved by the oaths of William Green & William Ball Witnesses thereto and ordered to be rcorded and on her motion certificate is granted her for obtaining a Probat thereof in due form she having sworn to the same and given Bond & Security according to Law Liberty being reserved for Thomas Doggett the other Executor therein named to join in the Probat when he shall think fitt.
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      1749-1770 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book A; [Sparacio]; Page 302-303
      The Inventory of the Estate of Mr. GEORGE DOGGETT Decd ., items listed and valued to total 262..4..3. Inventory includes two negro girls and a negro woman & child, the three appraised to 140..0..0. Made by appraisers JAMES BROWN, JAMES STEWART and WM. BALL.
      January the 20th 1763. Returned into Court and ordered to be recorded.
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      DOGGETT, Richard. Will. 20 June 1721. Rec. 8 Nov. 1721.
      Sons: Bushrod and George; Wife Elizabeth; daughter Ann. Other children not named. Extrs. Wife, and son George. Wits. Hannah Stevens, Edwin Conway. W.B. 10, p. 337.
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      DOGGETT, Richard. Inventory. Rec. 14 June 1727 by Geo. Doggett, Extr. W.B. 10, p. 559.
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      1734-1742 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book C; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Oct. 6, 1736. Robert Slaughter of Orange County, Gent., to George Doggett of Lancaster County, planter. 470 a. in Spts. County, granted Robert Slaughter of Essex County, father to sd. Robert Slaughter, partie to these presents, by pat. Feby. 20, 1719. Thos. Slaughter, Fras. Thornton, junr., Fras. Taliaferro. Oct. 5, 1736. Mary, wife of Robert Slaughter, acnowledged her dower, etc.
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      1734-1749 Orange County, Virginia Road Orders; [Ann Brush Miller]
      28 May 1741, O.S. p. 361
      George Dogget is hereby made Overseer of the road from Germanna fferry to the Wilderness in the room of Anthony Scullthrop and its ordered that he cause the highways to be cleared & the bridges to be repaired in the sd precinct according to Law.
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      1742-1751 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book D; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Augt. 2, 1743. George Doggett of Orange Co. to William Ellis of Gloucester Co. and Robert Ellis of Spts. Co. 100 curr. 470 a. in Spts. Co., formerly granted Robert Slaughter of Essex Co., Feby. 20, 1719, and conveyed to his son, Robert Slaughter, Gent., of Orange Co., and by him conveyed to sd. Doggett, by Deeds, etc. Witnesses, H. Pendleton, Joel Parrish, John Gordon. Augt. 2, 1743. Ann, wife of George Doggett, acknowledged her dower, etc.
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      Northern Neck Warrants and Surveys Vol IV, Lancaster Co. Va {Peggy Joyner}
      GEORGE DOGGETT, no wart, date from surv., 10 June 1756 - 24 Aug. 1756; 164 a.; I survd all the land of Marget Chatten, Widder of Thomas Chattin, deed, land formerly granted to Henry Corbin 18 Apr. 1664 (514 a.) & then I laid off surplus (164 a.) for Doggett; in White Chapple Parish & on brs. of Merattacoe mill br.; adj. Nathanel Carpenter, Mrs (Marget) Chatten, Mrs (Hannah) Crump, Marget Hogins. CC John Muse & James Webb. Surv. Joseph Ball. Filed in OVERSIZE box. N.d. - Deed delvd to Colo Slaughter.

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