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

James Hackley

Male Bef 1735 - 1784  (> 49 years)


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  • Name James Hackley 
    Born Bef 1735  King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Sep 1784  Fredericksburg, Virginia - Will Written Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I077083  Tree1
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2021 

    Father James Hackley,   b. 1691, Sittingbourne Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1748, Brunswick Parish, King George County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Shippey,   b. Abt 1695, Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Oct 1755, Brunswick Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married Abt 1711  Sittingbourne Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F19562  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Freeman,   b. Bef 1756, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1795, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 39 years) 
    Married 14 Jun 1771  Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F34170  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 6 May 1748: I James Hackley...Loving son John land in Essex County...equal share of my land in Prince William with my other five sons...loving sons Joseph, Lott, Richard, James & Francis all my land in Prince William County...my Loving wife Elizabeth have the use & advantage of all my labouring Negroes Captain, Dinah, & Pender during her natural life and after her decease them and all the rest of my Negro's to be equally divided...wife have the use of my stock of Hogs, Cattle, Sheep upon both my plantations...horses and mares...as to the Ready Cash which I have by me with which I intended to buy two young Negro boys, I desire it may be put to the same use by my executors & executrix...2 November 1741. (signed). Proved 6 May 1748. King George Co., VA, Will Book A-1, pp. 203-4.
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      Title Hackley, James.
      Publication 1784
      Gen. note Part of index to Fredericksburg Wills and Administrations (1789 - 1800)
      Note p. 37-38. Will dated 15 Sept. 1784.
      Note Hustings Court Will Book A, 1782-1817 (Reel 15)
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      1769-1773 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book F; [Antient Press]; Page 101
      Know all men .. that I JAMES HACKLEY of County of Culpeper being justly indebted to WILLIAM BALL and WILLIAM UNDERWOOD as Securitys the sum due from me to JAMES SLAUGHTER Gent. for the Deputy Sheriff s place for the year 1767 for the securing such payment I do hereby grant and mortgage to William Ball and William Underwood such a part of my Estate to wit Negroes Hanah, Philis, George, Aaron, Nan and Sarah .. to hold the said Mortgaged effects as their own proper Estate provided that James Hackley shall well and truly satisfy James Slaughter .. all demands the said Slaughter shall call on them for their Securityship then this Mortgage to be void .. 25th September 1769 ..
      Presence: John Gray, Richard Hackley Jams. Hackley
      At Court held for County of Culpeper 21st June 1770 This Bill of Sale ordered to be recorded.
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      1771-1774 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book H; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      March 16, 1774. James Hackley of Spts. Co. to Wm. Walker, James Slaughter, Gabriel Jones, and John Gray of Culpeper Co. Mortgage. Sd. Hackley having purchased of Wm. Walker Lot. No. 29 in town of Fredksbg., etc., for sum of 500 curr. Witnesses, B. Johnston, Joseph Bledsoe, Joel Lewis. March 17, 1774.
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      The Virginia Genealogist Volume 33, 1989 [John Frederick Dorman] Page 172
      BRITISH MERCANTILE CLAIMS 1775 - 1803
      Claims of William Cunningham & Company, report 10 Jan. 1800: [Pp. 121-123]
      James Hackley, Spotsylvania. 26.6.0, Fredericksburg Store. He died about the close of the war,
      say 1784, and left a house and lot in Fredericksburg and other personal property of not much value. His acting executor was Birkett Davenport of Culpeper County. He had been generally reputed insolvent before his death and claims to a considerable amount due American citizens still remain unsatisfied on account of insufficiency of assets

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