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

Acrey Berry

Male Aft 1746 - Aft 1789  (> 43 years)


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  • Name Acrey Berry 
    Birth Aft 1746  Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death Aft 1789  Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I125963  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

    Father John Berry,   b. Bef 1722   d. 19 Jul 1779, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 57 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Jemima MNU Berry,   b. Bef 1726, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1779, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 55 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Abt 1742  Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F29626  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Hurt,   b. Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1789, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F51196  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

  • Notes 
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      1770-1783 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book B; [Dorothy Ford Wulfeck];
      Will of John Berry of Bromfield Parish, Culpeper Co.
      Dated 14 May, 1777 or 1779. Proven 19 July, 1779.
      Legatees: Wife Jemima Berry.
      Children: Malchia Berry, Ann Whiten, John Berry, Jeriah Yeager, Anthony Berry, Jerusha Stinett, Acary, Elijah, Elisha and Aaron Berry, deceased dau. Betty Sutton's children one-eleventh of estate.
      Executors: Son Malechiah Berry, son Aaron Berry, George Witherall,
      Wit.: Elizabeth Towles, Ann Witherall, Mary Witherall, John Wetherall
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      1770-1783 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book B; [Dorothy Ford Wulfeck];
      Account of Sales of Estate of Christopher Dicken, dec'd. Recorded 17 April, 1780. Made by William Chapman, George Hume, John Hume.
      Purchasers: Thomas Harrison, John Hughs, John Yowell, Charles Carter George Rowe, William Herndon, James Shurley, Benj. Lillard, Stephen Haynes Samuel Fargeson, Capt. John Lillard, John Clark, Will Baxter, Joseph Henuley, Will Chapman, Ambrose Bohannon, John Garr, Henry Cremore, Capt. Rice, Fisher Rice, Elias Campbell, Adam Yager, Ben Haynes, Ruben Thomas, Anthony Hughs, Will Kelly, Mark Finks, Reginal Burdine, Robert McAlester, Will Henson, Morton Christopher, Isaac Smith, John Ascher(?), Andrew Glassell, Charles Creal, Nicholas Wilhoit, John Garret, Michael Garr, Adam Fisher, Robert Render, John Crow, Henry Chrisler, James Yowell, John Burdine, Mary Dicken, Richard Dicken, John Dicken, Benj. Dicken, Henry Lewis, John Bell, Will Grayson, John Yager, Thomas Graves, Stephen Fisher, John Thomas, Capt. John Banbever, John Yowell, John Preesons, Charles Henson, Jesse Thomas, Timothy Amiss, Joel Early, Elias Fisher, Will Baxter Ambrose Bohannon, Frances Harvey, John Hume, Jasper Haynes, Tobias Wilhoit James Hurt, Tobias Wilhoit, Henry Toles, Samuel Yowell, George Row, Elisha Berry, John Garret, Bernard Fisher, Acre? Berry, John Archer, Andrew Glassell, Michael Yager, Richard Dicken, Ben Dicken, Will Dicken, Will Hurt, Francis Harvey, Nicholas Wilhoit, Michael Huffman, John Clore, Adam -- , Thomas Banks, Ruben Medley, Elias Campbell, Simeon Bluford, Joseph Delany, John Sampson, Jeremiah Kirtley, Lewis Garr, Henry Blankenbeeker, Michael Clore, Michael Yager, Henry Chrisler, Will Kirtley, Thomas Chapman, Samuel Yowell, Charles Henson, George May, Dennis Crow, Will Kelley, John Burdine, Joseph Render, Joshua Render, Mary Dicken, Jesse Thomas, David Yowell, Ruben Crigler, Jonathan Garret, Peter Cook, Jno. Lewis, Frederick Tanner, Isaac Smith, Charles Hendson, Henry Lewis, James Shearly, James Jones.
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      1770-1783 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book B; [Dorothy Ford Wulfeck];
      Will of Elijah Berry.
      Dated 11 Sept., 1781. Proven 19 Nov., 1781.
      Legatees: Wife Anne Berry. Leonard Berry, son of Halechiah Berry - two years schooling. Elijah Berry, son of Aaron Berry - two years schooling. At wife's death to four children of my bro. Acrey Berry - viz. Sary Berry, Jemimah Berry, Mary Berry, John Berry.
      Executors: Wife Anne Berry, bro. Acrey Berry.
      Wit.: William Grayson, Abrey Berry, James Grayson
      === anne or mary?
      1783-1791 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book C; [Dorothy Ford Wulfeck];
      Will of James Hurt of Culpeper Co.
      Dated 28 March, 1785. Proven 15 June, 1789.
      Legatees: Wife Sarah Hurt, Son William Hurt land at his mother's death.
      Daus.: Frances Grayson, Anna Berry, Mary Berry. Children of deceased dau. Sarah Yowell.
      Executors: Wife Sarah Hurt, son William Hurt, son-in-law Acre Berry.
      Wit.: James (X) Crow, Reuben Thomas, John Hume.
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      1769-1773 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book F; [Antient Press]; Page 464-465
      This Indenture made 28th March 1772 between JAMES BARBOUR JUNR. , and MALEKIAH BERRY of Culpeper County of one part and ANTHONY BERRY of other part .. in consideration of sum Eighty pounds current money sell unto Anthony Berry all that tract of land 200 acres in Culpeper County bounded Beginning at a Black oak corner to Ascher and Berriman thence with Ascher's line to a poplar in a Branch corner to ELIOT BOHANNON then with Bohannon's line to a white oak on a branch corner to WILLIAM BEALE with Beale's line to first beginning
      Presence John Beaver, James Barbour jr.
      Am. Bohannon, Acrey Berry Malekiah Berry
      At Court held for County of Culpeper 18th May 1772 This Indenture of Bargain and
      Sale ordered to be recorded.
      === witness
      1769-1773 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book F; [Antient Press]; Page 688-689
      THIS INDENTURE made 10 December 1772 Between ANTHONY BERRY of County of Culpeper of one part and LEWIS BOOTON of County aforesaid Witnesseth that said Anthony Berry and ELIZABETH his Wife for sum of Eighty pounds current money of Virginia hath granted unto Lewis Booton 200 acres of land Courses whereof is mentioned in a deed made by JAMES BARBOUR JR. for said ANTHONY BERRY recorded in Culpeper County Court adjoining lands of ELLIOTT BOHANNON, WILLIAM BEALE, JAMES ASHER & others it being the land whereon said Anthony. Berry now lives & all that said Berry bought of his Brother MALACHY BERRY in County aforesaid on Branch of Beautiful Run . . . .
      Presence of EDWARD TINSLEY, Anthony Berry
      JAMES BOHANNON, ACREY BERRY Elizabeth Berry
      At Court held for Culpeper County April 19, 1773
      This Indenture was acknowledged & ordered to be recorded.
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      1781-1783 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book L (Part 2); [Antient Press]; Page 96-99
      THIS INDENTURE made the 28th day of March in year of our Lord One thousand seven hundred & Eighty two Between GEORGE ROOTS of County of FREDERICK & ELIZA. his Wife of one part and ACREY BERRY of County of Culpeper of other part Witnesseth that GEORGE ROOTS & ELIZA. his Wife for and in consideration of the sum of Twenty pounds good & lawfull money of Virginia to them in hand paid by these presents do bargain and sell unto ACREY BERREY and to his heirs and assigns forever all that Tract of land containing Three hundred and three acres be the same more or less lying in Culpeper County on the Branches of the ROBINSON RIVER and is bounded Begining at the Lower end of WILLIAM GRAYSONs Plantation at a Dogwood & Hickory cut down, thence with his line North twenty six degrees West One hundred and two pole to two Chesnuts and Chesnut Oak corner to GRAYSON on the Top of the MILL RIDGE, thence down the several courses of MILL RIDGE to three Spanish Oaks. theine along the said RIDGE to a Poplar and red Oak, Corner to JASPER STARR, thence with the said STARRs line South four degrees East One hundred & seventy pole to a white Oak by a Branch thence South thirty one degrees West forty six pole to two red Oaks by the Old Road, Corner to MARK FINKS, thence with FINKS line South nineteen degrees West One hundred & forty five pole to a dead red Oak in FINKS line being a Corner of a tract surveyed for WILLIAM CHAPMAN, thence with said CHAPMANs line North fifty seven degrees West One hundred & sixty two pole to two Chesnut Oaks, thence North eighty five degrees West Eight eight poles to the beginning and all and singular the houses buildings orchards gardens meadows pastures and appurtenances whatsoever to the same belonging To have and to hold the said Three hundred and three acres of land more or less unto ACREY BERREY his heirs and assigns for ever and GEORGE ROOTS shall forever warrant & defend by these presents In Witness whereof the said GEORGE ROOTS have hereunto set his hand & Seal this 28th day of March in the year of our Lord One thousand seven hundred & eighty two
      in presence of JOHN COLLINS, GEO. ROOTES
      JOHN his mark TAYLOR, WILLIAM CHAPMAN
      Received of the within named ACREY BERREY the sum of Seventy pounds lawful
      money being the consideration within mentioned as Witness my hand this 20th day of March 1782
      Test JOHN COLLINS GEO. ROOTS
      WILLIAM CHAPMAN
      If my Wife ever claims Dower in the within lands I bind myself my heirs to pay Mr. BERREY one full third part of the value I reced for it
      Test JOHN COLLINS GEO. ROOTES
      WILLIAM CHAPMAN
      At a Court held for Culpeper County the 20th May 1782
      This Indenture was proved by the Oaths of the Witnesses thereto & ordered to be recorded

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