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

Philadelphia Fox

Female Bef 1758 - Aft 1782  (> 26 years)


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  • Name Philadelphia Fox 
    Born Bef 1758  King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1782  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I115313  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 

    Father Thomas Fox,   b. 1711, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1792, Tubal, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Philadelphia Claiborne,   b. Bef 1732, King William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1765, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 33 years) 
    Married Bef 1748  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F17984  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Wigglesworth,   b. Bef 1751, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1781, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 32 years) 
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F45620  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1771-1774 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book H; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Jany. 27, 1765. Thomas Fox, of St. Geo Par., Spts. Co., to Oliver Towles, Junr., attorney-at-law, of same Par, and Co. In trust. "For the natural love and affection which he hath and beareth to Nathaniel, Thomas, Junr., Wm., and Joseph Fox, and Philadelphia, Ann, and Polly Fox, sons and daughters of the sd. Thomas Fox," etc. All sd. Fox's land in King Wm. Co. being 500 a. on Mattapony; 672 a. in Spts. Co., purchased of George Seaton; also 27 slaves, etc., etc. Witnesses, John Stewart, Francis Tyler, Jno. Battaley, Wm. Reid. March 5, 1765.
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      1774-1782 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book J; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      April 20, 1775. John Wiglesworth and Philadelphia, his wife, of Spts. Co. to Wm. Houston of sd. Co. 100 curr. 540 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. Jno. Brock, Reuben Straughan, Ro. Dudley. May 18, 1775.
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      1774-1782 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book J; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Novr. 21, 1771. John Campbell and Mary, his wife, and Alexander Spotswood to Benjamin Burbridge of Spts. Co. Lease. 45 a. "John Wiglesworth and Philadelphia, his wife, and Mary Fox," etc. 287 lbs. .tob. Js. Lewis, Thos. Fox, Alford Williams. Septr. 21, 1775.
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      1774-1782 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book J; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      June 18, 1778. John Wiglesworth and Philadelphia, his wife, of Spts. Co. to Harman Haner of Stafford Co. 200 curr. 125 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. No witnesses. June 18, 1778.
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      1774-1782 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book J; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Oct. 21, 1779. John Wiglesworth and Philadelphia, his wife, of Spts. Co. to Wm. Jackson of. Fredksbg. 400 curr., "all that part of the lower end of the lot in Fredksbg., known as the Long Ordinary," etc. No witnesses. Oct. 21, 1779.
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      1774-1782 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book J; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      March 15, 1781. John Wiglesworth and Philadelphia, his wife, of St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. to Richard Todd. 3500 curr. 424 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co.
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      1771-1774 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book H; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Sept. 20, 1780. Jno. Wiglesworth and Philadelphia, his wife, of Spts. Co. to Richard Garner of same county. 5000. 143 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co. Witness, Jno. Brock. May 17, 1781.
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      1771-1774 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book H; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Feby, 19, 1780. John Wiglesworth and Philadelphia, his wife, of Spts. Co. to John Welch of Fredksbg. 10,000 curr. Lot 41 in Fredksbg., purchased of Wm. Houston, etc. Richd. Young, Saml. Todd, James Cunningham. Aug, 20, 1780.
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      1774-1782 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book J; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Feby. 28, 1782. Jno. Wiglesworth and Philadelphia, his wife, of Spts. Co. to Wm. Smith of Fredksbg. 200 specie. Part of lot in Town of Fredksbg, etc. Wm. McWilliams, James Taylor, John Welch. June 20, 1782.

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