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

William Sams

Male Bef 1719 - Aft 1744  (> 27 years)


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  • Name William Sams 
    Born Bef 1719  St. George's Parish, Spotysylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1744  St. George's Parish, Spotysylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I123710  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 

    Father James Sams,   b. 1687, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1726, St. George's Parish, Spotysylvania County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Family ID F52161  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary MNU Sams,   b. Abt 1727,   d. Aft 1744, St. George's Parish, Spotysylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 18 years) 
    Married Bef 1744  St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F48892  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1722-1749 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Will Book A; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      SAMMS, JAMES, d. Feb. 22, 1725-6, p. Dec. 6, 1726.
      Wit. John Corbet, John Nalle, James [ ]
      Ex. Katherine Sams.
      Leg. sons William and James, my lands to be divided between them as follows: to begin on Pike Run, at the mouth of a spring branch near my house, and to run to a corner white oak of Wm. Bradbourn's, and my son William to have the part lying on Mr. Daniel Brown's land down ye Run, and my son James to have ye upper part. (Page 39)
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      Magazine of Virginia Genealogy Vol 25 1987, No. 3; Page 64
      Virginia Land Patent Book 18
      William Samms and James Samms, 244 acres and Spotsylvania County, both sides of Cattail Swamp; a branch of Mattapony River, bounded by James Stevens corner to John Talbert's, Rice Curtis, Junior, Robert Coleman's patent, Daniel Brown, Abel Stears and Joseph Brock; land is part of a larger tract granted Larkin Chew deceased, for June 1722 and sold to James Samms also deceased who willed to his sons William Samms and James Samms. 29 June 1739
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      1742-1751 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book D; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Decr. 4, 1744. William x Samms and Mary, his wife, of St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., to John Pain of same Par. and County. 25 curr. 100 a. in sd. Par. and county, devised the sd. William, by his father. Witnesses, Thos. Duerson, Felix Gilbirt, Isaac Davis. Dec. 4, 1744.
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      1742-1751 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book D; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      June 4, 1744 (1745?). William x Samms and Mary, his wife, of St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., to James Samms of Par, and County afsd. 10 curr. 18 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., devised to sd. Wm. by his father. Witnesses, Wm. Carr, John Bigger, John Carr, Junr. June 4, 1745.
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      1742-1751 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book D; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      June 4, 1745. James x Samms and Anne, his wife, of St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., to William Samms of same Par. and county. 10 curr. 34 a. in St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., devised the sd. James, by his father. Witnesses, Wm.
      Carr, John Bigger, John Carr, Junr. June 4, 1745.
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      1742-1751 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book D; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Augt. 6, 1745. John x Pain and Frances, his wife, of St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., to John Talburt of same co. and parish. 26 5s. curr. 100 a., part of a tract devised Wm. Samms by his father, in Par. and county afsd. Jos. Brock, James Lea, John Graves. Augt. 6, 1745.
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      1742-1751 Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book D; [William Armstrong Crozier];
      Jany. 27, 1745. William x Samms and Mary, his wife, of St. Geo. Par., Spts. Co., to James Stevens of same Par. and county. 8 curr. 34 a., part of a tract devised James Samms by his father, James Samms, Decd., and by sd. James Samms conveyed to sd. Wm. Samms, .Tune 4, 1745. Jeremiah Stevens, John Talbert, James x Samms. July 1, 1746.

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