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

Robert Singleton

Male Bef 1685 - 1724  (> 39 years)


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  • Name Robert Singleton 
    Born Bef 1685 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Apr 1724  Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I077755  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 

    Children 
     1. Joshua Singleton,   b. Bef 1705, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1 Jun 1733, Lunenburg Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 28 years)
     2. Mary Singleton,   b. Bef 1707, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1742, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 37 years)
     3. Susannah Singleton,   b. Bef 1708, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1755, St. Mark's Parish, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 49 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F34145  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      LAND RECORDS, FAIRFAX COUNTY, VIRGINIA, Liber A
      (by Mrs. Eula K. Woodward, Washington, D. C.)
      26 May, 1744, Lease. Benj. Adams, & Elizabeth his w. extx. of John Gregg, late of Hamilton Par. Prince
      Wm. Co. decd. to Charles Tyler, same Par. & Co. 150 A. Truro, Fairfax, purchased by John Greggin of Geo. Foster & Mary his w. dated 7 May, 1742 & rec. in Prince Wm. formerly owned by Robert Singleton, late of Gloucester, planter, decd.; by his will, 15 Apr. 1724, devised to his s. Joshua Singleton 300 A. other 300 A. to dau. Susanna, w. of Thomas Smithers, & Mary Foster, recorded in Gloucester. Wit. Jera. Bronough, John Sturman. 17 May, 1744, p. 164.
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      Prince William County, Virginia Deeds {Antient Press}: Liber M; 1749 - 1752; pp 197-201
      THIS INDENTURE made the 27th day and 28th day of October in the twenty fifth year of the reign of our Sovereign Lord GEORGE the second and in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and Fifty One Between SUSANAH SMITHER of the Parish of St. Marks in the County of CAROLINE & JOHN SMITHER of the Parish of St. Marys in County of CULPEPER of one part and RICHARD BLACKBURN Gent. of the Parish of Detten gen in County of Prince William of the other part Witnesseth that said SUSANNA SMITHER and JOHN SMITHER for the sum of Nineteen pounds Ten shillings Currt. money of Virg& have sold unto said RICHARD BLACKBURN in his actual possession now being by virtue of Bargain and Sale for one year and by force of the statute for the transferring uses into possession and to his heirs & assigns forever all their whole right that they have or may have in a tract of land in the Countys of Prince William and FAIRFAX containing Six hundred acres. Also the reversions they or either of them may have in the same being on each side of the River of OCCOQUAN which said land was taken up and PATENTED by ROBERT SINGLETON of the County of GLOUCESTER by Deed from the PROPRIETORS OFFICE dated the Fourth year of the reign of our Sovereign LADY ANN and by said ROBERT SINGLETON bequeathed by his Last Will & Testament to his Daughter SUSANNA first party to these presents and all houses and appurtenances whatsoever belonging To Have and To Hold the said lands unto the said RICHARD BLACKBURN his heirs & assigns forever. In Witness whereof they the said SUSANNA SMITHER and JOHN SMITHER have s their hands and seals
      in presence of EDWARD EMMS, SUSANNA SMITHER
      THOMAS REMEY, BENJA, SEBASTIAN JOHN SMITHER
      WM. ELLZEY
      At a Court held for the County of Prince William the 28th day of October 1751 SUSANNA SMITHER & JOHN SMITHER acknowledged this Release to be their act and deed which is admitted to record

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