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

Susannah North

Female Abt 1684 - 1726  (~ 42 years)


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  • Name Susannah North 
    Born Abt 1684  Sittingbourne Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 20 Dec 1726  St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I111884  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 May 2021 

    Father Augustine North,   b. Bef 1648, South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1698, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 50 years) 
    Mother Dorothy MNU North,   b. Abt 1652,   d. 10 Jan 1709/10, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Married Abt 1685  South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F46402  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 John Boughan,   b. Abt 1680, South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1720, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Married Aft 1700  Sittingbourne Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Boughan,   b. Bef 1709, Sittingbourne Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1731, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 24 years)
     2. Augustine Boughan,   b. Bef 1709, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1744, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 37 years)
     3. Susannah Boughan,   b. Bef 1709, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Mary Boughan,   b. Abt 1710, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1757, St. Mark's Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years)
     5. Dorothy Boughan,   b. Abt 1705, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1726, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 22 years)
    Last Modified 10 May 2021 
    Family ID F44216  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Thomas Bryant,   b. Abt 1684, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1724, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Married Abt 15 Sep 1724  St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 10 May 2021 
    Family ID F50764  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • susannah smith?
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      1722-1730 Essex County, Virginia Wills, Bonds & Inventories, No. 4; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 193-94. Will of Susanna Bryant, wife of Thomas Bryant, being weak of body, dated 30 Jan. 1725.
      The bargaines I have made with Thomas Bridgforth be fulfilled:
      My Negro woman named Nann be free at my death and have liberty to live with some of my children and also have thirty shillings paid-her yearly so long as she lives.
      Unto my God daughter Ann Moss one pair of gold bobs.
      Unto my two daughters Dorothy and Mary Boughan each a gold ring.
      Unto my cosin Thomas Lee 30 sterling when he comes to the age of twenty one.
      My real and personal estate be divided among all my children. Capt. Robert Brooke have the bringing up of my son John Baughan, there to be maintained by my executors according as they shall think proper.
      Capt. Thomas Waring and my daughter Dorothy executors.
      Susanna Bryant
      John,Wortham, Francis (X) Laton.
      20 Dec. 1726. Presented in Court by Dorothy Boughan one of the executors. Proved by Francis Laton and John Wortham.
      Page 194. Bond of Dorothy Boughan as executrix of Susanna Bryant. Unto William Daingerfeild, Francis Thornton, Salvator Muscoe and Robert Brooke, Gent., justices. Fora 1000 sterl. 20 Dec. 1726. Security, Thomas Waring.
      Dorothy Boughan
      T. Waring
      20 Dec: 1726. Acknowledged.
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      1722-1730 Essex County, Virginia Wills, Bonds & Inventories, No. 4; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 201-02. Susanna Bryant. Inventory. Made pursuant to order of 20 Dec. 1725. No total valuation; includes. 15 Negroes valued at 300. Signed by Dorothy Boughan, executrix.
      Thomas Bridgforth
      Samll. Edmondson
      Phillip Stockdell
      17 Jan. 1726 [1727]. Returned.

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      1717-1722 Essex County, Virginia Wills, Inventories & Settlements, No. 3; [John Frederick Dorman]; Pages 178-80.
      Will of John Boughan of the Parish. of St. Anns in the County of Essex., being very sick, and week in body,, dated 3 Feb. 1719.
      Unto my loveing wife Susanna half the plantation whereon I now live including the one half of the land I live. on to her during her natural life, and after her decease to my son Augustine Boughan with all the remainder of the said tract of land I live on.
      Unto my son John Boughan all the land I have in and upon the. head of Piscataway.
      My loveing wife Susanna Boughan the one third part of all my Negros, during her natural life and after her decease, to my four children Dorothy ,Mary, Augt. and John Boughan equally. The said Negroes be kept at work on my said land and the product of their labour be for the bringing up :and educating the said four, children. My executrix have the Management thereof until one of my said children shall arrive to the age of eighteen years or the day of marriage.
      Mly loving wife Susanna Boughan executrix.
      John. Boughan
      Wit: Jasper Gaston, Edward MoseIey, Charles Higdon, Richd. (X) Barratt.
      19 July 1720. Presented in Court by Susanna Boughan, executrix. Proved by Jasper Coston,,Edwd. Moseley and Charles Higdon.
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      1722-1730 Essex County, Virginia Wills, Bonds & Inventories, No. 4; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page
      Page 75. Bond of Thomas Waring, Robt. Brooke junr. and Francis Gouldman of St. Ann's Parish Gent., unto John Hawkins and Robert Payne of parish and county aforesaid. For 823.9. current money. 15 Sept 1724.
      John Hawkins and Robert Payne became bound with Susanna Boughan, executrix of John Boughan, to the Justices of Essex County Court for Susanna's administration. Susanna having since intermarryed with Thomas Bryant of said county and being ordered to give counter security to John Hawkins and Robert
      Payne, this bond is given
      T. Waring
      Ro Brooke Junr.
      Francis Gouldman
      Wit: Chr. Beverley, Robt Dudley.
      16 Sept 1724. Acknowledged.
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      1724-1728 Essex County, Virginia Deed Book 18; [Antient Press]; Page 89-92
      To all Christian People to whom these presents shall come I CHARLES CURTIS send Greeting Know ye that I Charles Curtis of the Parish of ( ) in County of Gloster Elder Brother and Heir unto AUGUSTINE CURTIS of the Parish County and Colony of Virginia aforesaid deced, for divers good causes more especially of the sum of Thirty pounds Currt money of Virginia already paid have released forever claims unto JACOB LATON of Parish of St Ann in County of Essex aforesaid Attorny at Law in his full and peaceable possession and Seizin and his heirs forever all such right as I the said Charles Curtis had of that tract of land given or intended to be given by DOROTHY HENRY of Essex County deced unto SUSANNA BOUGHAN then wife of JOHN BOUGHAN, THOMAS LEY & AUGT. LEY and if they or either of them should die without issue unto Augustine Curtis aforesaid and his heirs for ever containing 627 acres and Sixteen perches being in Parish of St. Ann in County of Essex in ye Colony of Virga: aforesaid on Rappa: riverside at the ferry called SOUTHERNS FERRY being the land whereon the said THOMAS LEY lived and on which said land the said Jacob Laton now lives which he is in actual possession of being the land DOROTHY NORTH of the Parish of Ware of the County of Gloster bought of JOHN HAWKINS only Son and heir of THOMAS HAWKINS deced containing 627 acres and Sixteen perches in ye Parish of St. Ann in County of Essex bounded as followeth Vizt. that is to say 621 acres & a half & 16 perches part thereof begining at a marked red oak on the upper side of the Land of JOHN CATLETT & RALPH ROUZEE and extendeth it Self South South West on the aforesaid Land to a marked white oak thence West North thence North East a MILL on CAPT LINCHES land and Lastly South paralel to the river to the place where it first began and five acres the residue being a point adjoyning on the lands aforesaid and Extending itself North Westerly to a pohickory thence North to a marsh thence Lastly West to the place where it began which said tract was granted unto THOMAS HAWKINS by Patent bearing date the nineteenth day of February 1662 which said dividend of Land was sold by aforesaid John Hawkins unto DOROTHY NORTH of the Parish of Ware in County of Glocester by deed of Feoffment bearing date the 7th day of November 1698 & recorded in Essex County Court records which land was given by the Will of DOROTHY HENRY deced as followeth Vizt. 300 acres of land aforesaid being the land whereon she then lived she gave unto SUSANNA BOUGHAN then wife of JOHN BOUGHAN of Essex County & the other part of the aforesaid 627 acres & Sixteen perches she gave to THOMAS LEY & AUGUSTINE her two Grandsons and if they or either of them should dye without issue lawfully begotten she gave his or their part so dying unto AUGUSTINE CURTIS and his heirs forever as may more fully appear by her Will recorded in Essex County Court Records which said land aforesaid was found to Escheat to our Sovereign Lord the King by Inquest and was granted unto John Boughan aforesaid & Susanna his wife, Thomas Ley and Augustine Ley according to ye Will of Dorothy Henry aforesaid deced by pattent bearing date the Second day of May 1713 by any ways or means whatsoever To have and to Hold all the aforesaid tract of land unto ye said Jacob Laton his heirs to the only use of him the said Jacob Laton So that neither I the said Charles Curtis nor my heirs nor any other person for me or them will by any ways or means hereafter have any claim In Witness whereof this twenty Second day of July 1725,
      In presence of THOMAS BOSWELL, Charles Curtis
      ROBT BOSWELL, ROBERT THOMPSON
      At a Court held for Essex County the 17th day of August 1725
      This Release was proved by the oath of Robert Thompson & then by COLO. WILLIAM ROBINSON an Attorney for the said Charles & admitted to record.
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 10; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 19
      JOHN BOUGHAN & SUSANNAH, his wife, THOMAS LEE, & AUGUSTINE LEE, 627 A., 16 P., (Esch. L.), Essex Co; 2 May 1713, p. 84. By inquisition taken at the Courthouse, 10 Mar. 1708, by John Lewis, Esqr., Eschr., sd. land found to escheat from Daniel Henry, dec'd; granted to the above-named, according to the will of Dorothy Henry. 2 Lbs. Tobacco

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