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

Richard Dudley

Male Bef 1663 - 1717  (> 54 years)


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  • Name Richard Dudley  [1
    Born Bef 1663  Kingston Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Jul 1717  South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I115223  Tree1
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2022 

    Father Richard Dudley,   b. Abt 1623, Bristol, Gloucester, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1677 and 1680, Kingston Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Sewell,   b. Bef 1630 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1646  York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F33709  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth MNU Dudley,   b. Bef 1670,   d. Aft 1722, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 54 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mary Dudley,   b. Abt 1686, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1732, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years)  [natural]
     2. Dorothy Dudley,   b. Abt 1694, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1751, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years)  [natural]
     3. Peter Dudley,   b. Bef 1695, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1733/34, Lunenburg Parish, Richmond County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 39 years)  [natural]
     4. Elizabeth Dudley,   b. Bef 1700, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1748, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 48 years)  [natural]
     5. Frances Dudley,   b. Aft 1700, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. Margaret Dudley,   b. Aft 1700, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F33772  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • a Richard Dudley Jr. witnessed the 1683 land record of George Ransom's daughter Elizabeth

      not proved to this father, but circumstancial based on location
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      1716-1718 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 15, Part 2; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 79.
      Will of Richard Dudley of Southfarnham Parish in the County of Essex being very sick and weak in body., dated 10 Dec, 1716.
      Unto my beloved daughter Elizabeth Gatewood twenty shillings
      sterling and likewise to my daughter Dorothy Gatewood twenty shillings.
      Unto my dearly beloved wife Elizabeth Dudley during her life my whole estate, all my Negros, and after her decease to my beloved, son Pete Dudley.
      Peter shall take care to see his three sisters Frances, Mary and Margaret Dudley be brought up until they be at age.
      Richd. (R D) Dudley
      Wit: John Haile,, Jno. Billups, Geo. Thompson.
      16 July 1717. Proved by John: Billups and George Thompson.
      ===
      1716-1718 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 15, Part 2; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 79-80.
      16 July 1717. Bond of Eliza Dudley as administratrix with the will annexed of Richard Dudley. Unto Joseph Smith Wm. Dangerfeild, Reuben Welch and Thos. Waring. Gent.,
      justices. For £500 sterling.
      Securities, John Picket and Eramus Allen
      Elizabeth Dudley
      Jno. Picket
      Eras.. Allen
      16 July 1717. Acknowledged.
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      1716-1718 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 15, Part 2; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 103-04.
      Richd. Dudley. Inventory. 18 July 1717. Made in obedience to order of 16 July 1717. No total valuation some items not appraised. Appraisers sworn before Mr. Joseph Smith.
      Erasmus Allen
      john (J) Gatewood
      John Haile
      19 Aug. 1717. Additional inventory. Items not valued.
      Erasmus Allen
      John Haile
      John (J) Gatewood
      Signed by Elizabeth Dudley.
      17 Sept. 1717. Returned
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      1717-1722 Essex County, Virginia Wills, Inventories & Settlements, No. 3; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page
      311-13. Richard Dudley. Estate account 1717.
      Payments made to James Griffin, George Thompson, William Dunn, John Jones, John Picket, John Billups, John Hill, James Rennolds, Richard Dudley, Joseph Baker, John Picket, Revd, John Bagge, Mr. Joseph. Smith, Mr. David Leitch, Mr. Wm. Todd, John Ballard, Francis Crittingdon [?), Thomas Gatewood, Henry Gatewood, Argol Blackstone, Thomas Meados and Mr. Thomas Waring.
      Signed by Elizabeth Dudley.
      21 Aug. 1722; Presented in Court by Elizabeth Dudley.

  • Sources 
    1. [S74] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. I, from Tyler's Quarterly Historical and Genealogical Magazine.

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