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

Sarah Edwards

Female Bef 1733 - Aft 1771  (> 40 years)


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  • Name Sarah Edwards 
    Born Bef 1733  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1771  St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I120207  Tree1
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 

    Father Thomas Edwards,   b. 1695, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1760, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Sarah Ingram,   b. Abt 1700, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1771, Christ Church Parish, Lancaster County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 4 Aug 1722  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F19520  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Newton Keene,   b. 6 Sep 1725, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1771, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 14 Apr 1749  St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Keene,   b. 4 Mar 1750, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Sarah Keene,   b. 28 Oct 1751, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. William Keene,   b. 4 Dec 1753, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1790, Northumberland County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)  [natural]
     4. Thomas Keene,   b. 5 Mar 1756, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. John Keene,   b. 18 May 1758, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1764, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 5 years)  [natural]
     6. Anne Keene,   b. 2 Jun 1760, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     7. Mary Keene,   b. 30 Apr 1762, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1855, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)  [natural]
     8. John Keene,   b. 15 Feb 1764, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     9. Hannah Keene,   b. 6 Apr 1766, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     10. Newton Keene,   b. 9 Mar 1768, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     11. Catherine Keene,   b. 13 Apr 1770, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F16506  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      EDWARDS, Thomas. Will. 14 Nov. 1759. Rec. 15 Feby. 1760.
      Wife (no name) Son Richard. Daughters Betty and Lucy, estate of my mother-in-law Mrs. Ann Ingram in Northumberland county; Sons: Thomas and Robert. Dau. Mary Fleet and release of her husband Maj. Fleet from my debt. Dau. Sarah Keene, and release of her husband Capt. Keene, from my debt. Niece Betty Whiting; Sister, Mrs. Dorothy Matthews; Daus.-in-law Mrs. Judith Fauntleroy and Mrs. Ann Haynie; Col. Landon Carter, Col. Armistead Churchill, Rev. Mr. Currie; Negro man Stephen which will belong to Mr. Swann's estate at wife's death; son Robert land known as Fleet's Point. Extrs. Sons Thomas and Richard Edwards. W.B. 16, p. 80.
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      Abstracts of Lancaster County, Virginia Wills 1653-1800; {Ida J. Lee}
      Division of Negroes of Thomas and Lucy Edwards, decd. Rec. 21 Nov. 1760.
      To Thos. Edwards, John Fleet, Newton Keene, Robert Edwards, Richard Edwards, and Elizabeth Edwards. W.B. 16, p. 116.
      === witness
      1776-1780 Record Book #10; Northumberland Co Va, (Lewis & Booker): Page 68
      Keene, Anne, wife of William Keene of Caroline County, gent.
      W. W. 13 November 1776---W. P. 9 December 1776
      Whereas by a marriage contract made before my marriage with my present husband for the disposing of goods and chattles mentioned in said contract:-
      To my daughters Judith Swan Graham, and Alice Griffin Colston, the following negroes Daniel, Nel, Charles, Nall, George, Jude, and Sam, and their future increase to be equally divided between them. Daughter Alice Griffin Colston-one bed and furniture and a grey mare called Salley.
      To my husband Mr. William Keene-the three negroes that are my property on the Easternshore, to wit: Job, Lettice, and John, and all future increase of Lettice, and my husband to have the residue of all my personal property.
      Husband, and my brother Griffin Fauntleroy, executors.
      Witness: Lindsy Opie, Sarah Keene, and Holt'd Haynie.

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