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

Simon Williams

Male Bef 1737 - Aft 1740  (> 5 years)


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  • Name Simon Williams 
    Born Bef 1737 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1740  St. Mark's Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I126523  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 May 2021 

    Father Robert Williams,   b. Bef 1702,   d. Aft 1740, St. Mark's Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 40 years) 
    Family ID F49585  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1740-1741 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 4; [John Frederick Dorman]; Pages 289-93.
      7 April 1740. Alexander Spotswood. Esqr.. to Robert Williams. Lease for lives of Simon Williams his son and Mary Williams his daughter. 150 acres in St. Mark's Parish on the north side of the River Rappidanne, part of 40,000 acres granted to Alexander Spotswood and called the Spotsylvania tract.
      Annual rent, 800 pounds of tobacco to be paid at some convenient landing on Rappahannock River within the county of Spotsylvania Robert Williams within four years shall plant 300 good frutt trees whereof one third at least to be apple trees.
      A. Spotswood
      Wit: Thos. Fox, Jno, Lowen, Jeremiah Strother.
      Plat of 150 acres surveyed by George Home, assistant surveyor of Orange County, on the north side of the Rappidanne River against an island in said river corner to lot no. 10 by the road side ...
      16 Oct. 1740. Seizin granted Robert Williams by Elliott Benger. Wit: James Chissum, James Stewart
      23 Oct.. 1740. Acknowledged by Elliott Berger, Gent., one of the acting executors according to the will of Alexander Spotswood, Esqr. deceased.

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