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

James Boughan

Male Bef 1635 - 1678  (> 37 years)


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  • Name James Boughan 
    Born Bef 1635 
    Gender Male 
    Died Between 1672 and 1678  South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I116293  Tree1
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2022 

    Family Winifred MNU Boughan,   b. Bef 1639,   d. Aft 1672, South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 35 years) 
    Children 
     1. James Boughan,   b. 1655, South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1712, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)  [natural]
     2. James {addl records} Boughan,   b. 1655, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1712, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)  [natural]
     3. John Boughan,   b. Bef 1658, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1698, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 40 years)  [natural]
     4. Henry Boughan,   b. Bef 1658,   d. 16 May 1738, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 80 years)  [natural]
     5. Alexander Boughan,   b. Bef 1658,   d. Aft 1678, South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 22 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F26166  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Contributed by: James Hughes

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      1656-1662 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 1, Part I; [Antient Press]; Page 100
      BE IT KNOWN by these presents that I ELIONER SEAGER do assigne over all my right & title of a parcell of land unto JAMES BOUGHAN which my Husband hath sould unto the said BOUGHAN for Ever to enjoy peaceably by me or my assignes Witness my hand
      In wit ANN JOHNSON ELIONER SEAGER
      JOHN HAMPSHERE
      MR JOHNSON I shall desire you for to acknowledge this in Court for JAMES BOUGHAN is
      use & I shall (missing) my self in gage unto you so I rest yors Comand
      ELIONER SEAGER
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      1656-1662 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 1, Part I; [Antient Press]; Page 166
      THIS BILL Bindeth me JAMES BOUGHAN my heirs & administrators to pay unto Mr ROBERT VICCARIDGE his Exrs or assignes the just sum of four hundred forty three pounds of sound merchantable tobo and cast of my own cropp at my now dwelling plantacon at or upon the 10th day of October next Ensuing the date hereof In Witness I have sett my hand this 13th of January 1661
      Teste RICHARD WEBLY, JAMES BOUGHAN
      GEORGE DANS
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      1662-1664 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 1, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 283-284
      KNOW ALL MEN that I JAMES BOUGHAN for the sum of Six thousand Six hundred & ten pounds of goad Tobo and cask to me in (missing) paid by ANDREW GILSON Gent at before the Delivering hereof have granted unto the sd ANDREW GILSON all the Catle that I am now possessed withal! & likewise all my Cropp of Tobo that I shall make this ensuing year upon my plantacon to have and hold the sd Catle & Crop to sd ANDREW GILSON his Exrs. & assigned Provided Always that if I the sd JAMES BOUGHAN my heirs or assignes shall cause to be paid untos d ANDREW GILSON his Exrs. assignes the sum ofFive thousand Six hundred & ten pounds of good sound Merchantable Tobo & cask on or before the last day of October next ensuing date hereof that then the aforesd obligation to be null & void In Witness I have hereunto sett my hand 6 scale this 11th day of (missing) on the plantacon of JAMES BOUGHAN
      Test FRANCIS (missing) JAMES BAUGHAN
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      1668-1670 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 4, Part I; [Antient Press]; Page 50-51
      TO ALL XPIAN PEOPLE to whom these pntes shall come Know yee that I JAMES BOUGHAN of PISCUTACON in the County of Rappa. Plantr. for divers good auses valueable consid mee thereunto moveing &Especially for the consid of the sume of Two thousand pounds of Tobacco to me in hand paid the Receipt whereof I doe hereby acknowledge doe bargain & sell unto THOMAS FROTH of the abovesd Creek & County Plantr. one hundred acres of land Bee more or lesse Beginning at a white Oake standing at the head of (this entry is too faded to read with any accuracy) In Witness whereof I the sd JAMES BOUGHAN have hereunto sett my hand & seale this 23d day of Decembr. Ano Dom 1668.
      in pnce of us THOMAS EDMONDSON JAMES BOUGHAN
      JOHN HEYWARD WINIFRED BOUGHAN
      Recognit 3d Febr, 1668
      KNOW ALL MEN by these pntes that I WINNEFRED BOUGHAN Wife of JAMES BOUGHAN doe appoynt my good Freind FRANCIS BROWNE for to be my true & Lawful! Attorney for mee & in my name to acknowledge one hundred acres of land more or lesse. As Witness my hand the 2d day of Febry 1668
      Testis JOHN HEYWARD WINNEFREDI BOUGHAN
      ELIZABETH BROWNE
      Recordatr, Xth Die Feb 1668
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      1670-1672 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 4, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 239-240
      KNOW ALL MEN by these pnts yt I HENRY CRIGHTON doth for me my heirs firmly give unto JAMES BOUGHGNAN JUNIOR one heifer about two years old with all ye increase both male & female to him & his heirs forever and marked both Eares • cropt three alit' in Each Cropt she being of a white colour with white about her and now upon ye plantacon of JAMES BOUGHGNAN SENIOR ye said Heifer is and for ye True Pformance I have hereunto set my hand as Wittness my hand and seale this 6th of July 1671 in ye psence of us
      JOHN HORN
      JOHN EXAM HENRY CRIGHTON
      Recognitr in cur Rappa die 5th July Ano 1671
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      1670-1672 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed Book 4, Part II; [Antient Press]; Page 264
      At a Gennl meeting of the Governr. and Councell at JAMES CITTY this 9th day of June 1669
      MR. THOMAS BOTTS hath ordere granted him to Pattent one hundred and fifty acres of land in Rappa River formerly granted to JAMES BOUGHAN and by him deserted entring Rights according to Custome
      Vera Copia Test RICHD AUBORNE
      WHEREAS the Right Honourable Gover: and his honble Councell hath granted to me the subscribed one hundred and fifty acres of land scituate in Rappa. County as appeareth by this order deserted by JAMES BAUGHAN Now Know Yee that I the said THOMAS BOTTS heretofore mentioned have for a valluable consideracon bargained and sold the said one hundred and fifty acres of land unto JAMES BOUGHAN JUNIOR from me my heirs making & constituting my Loveing Friend GEORGE MORRIS my Lawfull Attorney to acknowledge the same in Court in Testimony of the same have hereunto set my hand and seale this 12th day of 7br 1671
      in pnce of TRESEERE, THO:BOTT
      JOHN OWEN
      Recognitr. in Cur Rappa primo die 9bris annoque 1671
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      1677-1678 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 6, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 175-176
      TO ALL XPIAN PEOPLE to whom these presents shall come, Know yee that I JAMES BOUGHAN doe for ye singular love & affection I beare to my Brother, JOHN BOUGHAN, HENRY BOUGHAN, & ALEXANDER BOUGHAN, I doe freely give & confirme to them ye said JNO., HENRY & ALEXANDR: BOUGHAN, my whole right & interest of that Pattent wch was in Cnpartnership between THOMAS HARPER & my Father lately deced, bearing date ye eight day of Octobr. 1672; to be equally devided between my aforesaid Brothers, To have and to hold ye same wth all rights thereunto belonging according to ye meaning of ye said Pattent from me ye said JAMES BOUGHAN & from my heires to my aforesaid Brothers provided Allwaies that none of my said Brothers shall at any time hereafter dispose of his or their pte. of ye said land to any Stranger or person wchever untill my said Brothers or my selfe doe refuse to buy it any thing herein conteyned to ye Contrary hereof in any wise notwithstanding, And I JAMES BOUGHAN doe likewise bind my selfe to acknowledge this Deed in Rappae: County Court when threunto required As Witness my hand & Seale this twenty ninth day of March 1678
      Signed Sealed & Delivered in
      prsence of us T HO: EDMUNDSON, JAMES BOUGHAN
      MARY EDMONDSON
      Recognitr in Cur Com Rappae 5 die Junii 1678
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      1677-1678 Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Deed & Will Book 6, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 196-197
      TO ALL CHRISTIAN PEOPLE to whom these prsents shall come, Know yee that whereas in the yeare 1672: a Lettr: Pattent was granted by Sr: WM: BERKLEY Knt. late Governor of this Collony and the Nonble: Councell of State unto JAMES BOUGHAN SENR. and THOMAS HARPER of the County of Rappae: for One thousand acres of land lying in the said County upon the Maine Pocoson of PISCATAWAY CREEK and bounded as followeth beginning at a white Oak by the Maine Swamp side against a small Island, runing thence So. W. to the TOWNE MARSH SE through MUSKET FEILD to a Spanish Oak, thence W. by So, to the Maine Swamp to another small Island, and finally down the Swamp where it first began referrence being had to the Patt: doth appeare, Now Whereas the above said JAMES BOUGHAN SENR. dying before any legall particion by ye said land made, THOMAS HARPER being obleidged by his obligacon unto the said JAMES ROUGHAN and the heires to make an equal! partition of the said land unto the apparent heire of the said BOUGHAN in case of his mortality before any division made hath wth the full consent of JAMES BOUGHAN JUNIOR, made an equal! partition of the said 1000 acres of land by a line of marked trees running through the middle of the said land (Vizt) beginning at a marked white Oak wth three notches standing upon the Main Swamp of PISCATAWAY CREEK and running Sotherly to a black Oak marked wth three notches standing on a Westerly line at the head of the said Land near the head of a Branch and by the mutuall consent and final! agreemt; of the said THOMAS HARPER and JAMES BOUGHAN JUNIOR apparent heire of JAMES DOUGHAN SENR, lately deced, hath unanimoosly consented and firmly agreed for themselves and their heires forever that the said THOMAS HARPER his heires or assignes shall possess the upper moyetie of the said land beginning at the marked white Oak above said being the first marked tree in the line of partition, running up the Maine Swamp to the head of the One thousand acres of land & soe by the Pattents line to the marked black Oak abovesd. being the last marked tree in the line of partition wthout the hinderance of the said JAMES BOUGHAN JUNR. his heires or assignes; And it is fully agreed upon between said parties that the said JAMES BOUGHAN JUNIOR shall peaceably possess the other moyetie running down the Maine Swamp to the old INDIAN TOWNE to him & to his heires or assignes forever wthout trouble of said THOMAS HARPER his heires or assignes. In Testimonie both parties have sett their hands & affixed their seales this 10th day of June 1678
      Signed sealed and delivd. in the
      prsence of us: FRANCIS BROWNE THOMAS HARPER
      THO: EDMUNDSON JAMES BOUGHAN
      Recognitr. in Cur Com Rappae 6 die Nois 1678 et Recordatr xx8 die Janry 1678/9

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