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

Henry Gaskins

Male Bef 1650 - Aft 1698  (> 50 years)


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  • Name Henry Gaskins  [1
    Born Bef 1650  Accomack County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1698  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I081066  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 

    Father Thomas Gaskins,   b. 1601, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1665, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Family ID F19577  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Gaskins,   b. 31 Mar 1681, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary Gaskins,   b. 21 May 1683, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Thomas Gaskins,   b. 22 Sep 1685, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1730, Northumberland County, Virginia - Admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     4. Francis Gaskins,   b. 6 Aug 1693, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1737, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 45 years)
     5. Richard Gaskins,   b. 17 Jul 1698, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Henry Gaskins,   b. Bef 1704, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. John Gaskins,   b. Bef 1704,   d. 14 Apr 1746, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 42 years)
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F47915  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1678-1698 Order Book Northumberland Co Va; Antient Press: Pg 54
      Northumberland County Court 21st of January 1679/80
      - JNO: TAYLOR & als in behalfe of Mr. THO: GASCOYNE agt JNO: PINCKARD
      Whereas JOHN TAYLOR, HENRY MAGEE, JOSIAS GASCOYNE and HENRY GASCOYNE did prefer their Petition to this Court in the behalfe of the Estate of THOMAS GASCOYNE, deced., and did therein pray that Mr. JOHN PINCKARD who marryed the Relict of THOMAS GASCOYNE and she being now dead that they might have delivered unto them the five Children of THOMAS GASCOYNE; it is ordered with the consent of Mr. JOHN PINCKARD that the five Children be delivered unto them, JOHN TAYLOR, HENRY MAGEE, JOSIAS GASCOYNE and HENRY GASCOYNE
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      His will was printed in the Bulletin of the Northumberland County Historical Society, Vol. XXVII - 1990, "A Genealogical Find" by Carolyn Jett, Pg 51
      THE WILL IS BADLY WORN AWAY BY TIME, SO PART OF IT IS MISSING!! "Record Book 1658-66, p.171 - Will of Thomas Gascoynes/Gaskins In ye name of God, Amen, the 20th day of Jan. in ye yeare Lord God sisteen sixty and three I tho. Gascoynes weake of Body but of sound & senses Pray to almighty God & [illegible word] ye day & houre uncertaine doe therefore my Last Will & Testamt as foll th: vizt
      I g soule unto almight God, hoping & through ye merrits is better [illegible word] of to receave a full & free pardon of all my it shall please God to call me
      I comm y whence it came, & touching such worldly goods as indowed me with all I dispose as follth: viz I give to Josias Gaskoyne & my son Hen. Gaskoyne all my cattle; ye male Cattle, & ye male hoggs yt is shall be _________n ye house,
      I give to my son Jos & my son Henry Gaskoynes, each of them one feath one Rugge & one Bolster,
      I give to my sonne coynes this plantation where I now live & to my Henry Gaskoynes I give my pt of ye planta of Mr. Morris
      I give to each of them to to each of them two pewter dishes if of these two should dye ye survivor shall enjoy I give alsoe to my two sons each of them one chest to Josia ye chest called ye corner chest & to Henry ye chest I brought of Jno. Swanson, & I doe institue & ordayne my Lovinge sonne Henry Mayes my true & Law Attorney as to ye oversight of this will, in testimony of ye same I have hereunto sett my hand & seale ye day & year above written. Tho: Gaskin 20 9ber 1665 Tho: Coggan ye ______ of John Atkins This will was proved by ye Oathes of Tho: Coggan & Jno Atkins
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      1694-1703 Middlesex Co Va Deed Book, pp 194
      Memorandum That HENRY GARGIONE about some Eleven yeares since did before his departure out of this Country give a three yeare old Black heifer marked with two fflowerdeleeces to LETTICE SHIPPY his God Daughter with all hir increase and desired me to Acknowledge this in Court and to have some record for her one self use Wittness my hand this 5th July 1697.
      ROBERT DEPUTY
      Att a Court held for the County of Middlesex the 5th of July 1697
      Robert Deputy acknowledged the above writeing to be his act
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      1713-1749 Wills-Admin Northumberland Co Va, (Lewis & Booker): Page. 13
      Brody, Eliza, will presented to Court 20 January 1713/14, by Henry Gaskins the executor.
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      1737-1743 Administrations Northumberland Co Va, (Lewis & Booker): Page 62
      McNale, William,est.adm. by Henry Gaskins, and Mary his wife. 16 August 1732

  • Sources 
    1. [S044740] Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia 1607-1624/5. Fourth Edition. Volume Two, Families G-P.

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