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

Francis Williams

Male Bef 1722 - Aft 1742  (> 22 years)


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  • Name Francis Williams 
    Born Bef 1722 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1742  St. Mark's Parish, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I126582  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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      1741 Orange County, Virginia Deed Book 6; [John Frederick Dorman]; Pages 120-23.
      2 Aug. 1741. Alexr. Spotswood, Esq., to Robert Williams. Lease of 100 acres on the south side of the River Rappidanne, part of 40,000 acres called the Spotsylvania Tract. For lives of Nimrod Williams and Francis Williams, sons of Robert Wms [Williams]. Yearly rent, 600 pounds of tobacco to be delivered in one hogshead at some convenient landing on Rappahannock River in Spotsylvania County, to commence 25 Dec. 1742; first four years rent free. Williams shall plant 300 good fruit trees, whereof one third to be apple trees, and the farm inclose with a fence and maintain all buildings and fences ...
      A. Spotswood
      Wit: Benjamin Bowcher, Abraham Chambers, James Stewart. Robt. Williams hath obtained my leave to make two tenements for his within named two sons.
      A. Spotswood
      Plat of 100 acres surveyed 29 March 1738 by Wood, surveyor of Orange County ... south side of the Rapidanne River corner to the lot of Thos. Russell ... George Henderson's tenement ...
      27 Aug. 1741. Acknowledged by Elliott Benger, Gent., one of the executors.

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