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

William Hodgkinson

Male - 1748

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  • Name William Hodgkinson 
    Born Sittenburne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Dec 1748  Lunenburg Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I088156  Tree1
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2020 

    Family Mary Murphy,   b. Sittenburne Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1764, Lunenburg Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Lunenburg Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F36996  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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      Richmond County, Virginia Wills {Robert K. Headley, Jr}
      p.564 - William HODGKINSON, Lun.Par., will; 26 Mar 1746/47, 5 Dec 1748
      Betty HOW (dau. of John HOW); Aaron SIMONDS, Elias YEATS, Anne MURPHY, godson Marmaduke BECKWITH Jr; Marmaduke BECKWITH Sr; ex: wife Mary; wits: John YEATMAN, Joseph YEATMAN, Elizabeth DOZIER.
      - p.565 - William HODGKINSON, inv; 1 Apr 1749.
      - p.575 - William HODGKINSON, f.inv; [nd.]
      - p.580 - - William HODGKINSON, f.inv; 12 Oct 1749.
      Richmond County, Virginia Wills {Robert K. Headley, Jr}
      p.133 - Thomas LAWSON, will; 18 Dec 1728, 7 May 1729
      son Richard; dau. Elizabeth; daus. Rebeccah, Anne; sons Daniel, Thomas, John, William; wife Mary; ex: wife; wits: William HODGKINSON, Daniel JACKSON Jr.
      Richmond County, Virginia Wills {Robert K. Headley, Jr}
      p.134 - Thomas BEALE, NFP, will; 22 Feb 1728, 4 Jun 1729
      wife; daus. Anne and Elizabeth; sons Thomas and William; four youngest sons Taverner, Charles, Richard, and Reuben to eq. div. land above the falls. but not during the life of my wife unless she gives them leave to do so; son John the land purchased by my grfath. of Henry CLARK containing 400 ac; wife; after wife's decease, land belonging to the plant. I now live on to go to son Thomas; ex: wife, sons Thomas and William; wits: Gilbert HAMILTON, William HODGKINSON, Andrew SPREULL, Mary HODGKINSON.
      Research by Julie Sandys Bianchi

      His wife Mary was the aunt of my ancestor Anne Murphy Sandy who was her administratrix and was married to Uriah Sandy on Jan 18 1755 Richmond County, VA

      [Source: DEED & WILL ABSTRACTS OF WESTMORELAND COUNTY, VIRGINIA, 1726-1729, Edited and Published by Ruth & Sam Sparacio, THE ANTIENT PRESS, 1320 Mayflower Drive, McLean, Virginia 22101-3402, Copyright 1994]

      Page 76 (On margin: THORNTONs Sale to HODGKINSON)

      THIS INDENTURE made the fifth day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred twenty & six Between THOMAS THORNTON of SITTENBURN PARISH in County of RICHMOND and Colony of Virginia of one part and WILLIAM HODGKINSON of NORTH FARNHAM Parish and County aforesaid and Colony of Virginia of other part; Witnesseth that THOMAS THORNTON in consideracon of the sum of Two thousand pounds of tobacco to him in hand paid by WM.. HODGKINSON. the receipt whereof he doth hereby acknowledge hath and by these presents doth bargain and sell unto WILLIAM HODGKINSON (in his actuall possession now being of the tract of land with the appurtenances herein after mentioned by virtue of one Indenture of Bargain and Sale to him of it made for one whole year and of the Statute for transferring uses into possession and to his heirs all that parcell of land containing by estimation one hundred acres of land situate in Westmoreland County and bounded, Beginning at a corner tree dividing the said land from the land of GEORGE BROWN. deced., where he did live and now his Widow. ROSE BROWN. Liveth, thence to a Branch issueing out of the Swamp called and known by the name of PANTICO. dividing this land from a small peice given to MARK THORNTON, Grandson to LUKE THORNTON, deced., and by LUKE THORNTON deced., given both by Will and Deed, thence aloing the said Branch to the Swamp called PANTICO. thence along the Swamp to a line of THOMAS FRANKLIN, deced., and from thence along a line of JOHN LOYDEs. deced., being a quarter called and known by the name of PANTICO QUARTER to the place where it first began. the which Land and premises was given to THOMAS THORNTON and his heirs by LUKE THORNTON, deced., his Father both by Will and Deed of Gift as Recorded in RICHMOND County, and all the Houses. Orchards, trees likely to become Timber, profitts and appurtenances to the parcell of land belonging. and the Estate right title and demand of THOMAS THORNTON as well in equity as at Law of THOMAS THORNTON in and to all the same so far forth as was given to him by the Will and Deed of Gift by his Father, deced., To have and to hold the parcell of land all all other the appurtenances unto WILLIAM HODGKINSON his heirs free and clear from all incumbrances. In Witness whereof the parties above named to these present Indentures interchangably have sett their hands and seals the day and year first above written

      Sealed. Signed & Delivered in presents of us



      Memorandum. That on the Day and year within written Livery and Seizin was duly executed in and upon the premises by the delivery of one Turff and Twigg upon part thereof in the name of the whole by THOMAS THORNTON to WILLIAM HODGKINSON to hold to him WILLIAM HODGKINSON his heirs according to the intent of the within Deed in presence of us whose names are hereunto subscribed

      CHARLES BRAGG his mark


      Westmoreland ss. At a Court held for the sd. County the 22th day of Febry; 1726 THOMAS THORNTON personally acknowledged this Deed of Sale of Land by him passed to WILLIAM HODGKINSON to be his proper act and deed, Together with the Livery of Seizin thereon endorsed. And SUSANNA. the Wife of the sd. THOMAS. personally relinquished her right of Dower and Thirds in and to the Lands by the Sd. Deed menconed to be conveyed. all which at the Sd. HODGKINSONs instance is admitted to Record

      Test G. TURBERVILE. Cl Co. W

      Recorded the Ninth day of March 1726 p G. T. C C. W
      Richmond Acct Book part 1 p. 201 In Obedience to Order of Court I went in Company of a jury...surveyed a deed of land for one hundred acres in Richmond County in difference between Wm. Hodkinson Plt. and Henry Sisson Deft. beginning at dead tree known by the name of the 3 trees corner to Boyer who sold to Joshua Lawson at A and run N to a chinkapin bush on a hillside at B there we began at the bush at B and Run W on a hill side at D thence E to E thence N to the beginning of a survey March 18, 1742 Thomas Barber S.R. C. W to Solomon Redman's pasture, S to Joseph Bragg's cornfield, a deed of land formerly belonging to Wm James.

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