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

Jane Jones

Female Bef 1676 - Aft 1696  (> 22 years)


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  • Name Jane Jones 
    Born Bef 1676  South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1696  South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I128536  Tree1
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2021 

    Father Howell Jones,   b. Abt 1622, Monmouth County, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1671 and 1688, South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth MNU McKinney,   b. Bef 1648,   d. 10 Apr 1696, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 48 years) 
    Married Bef 1664  South Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F50245  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1695-1697 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book, Part I; [Antient Press]; Page 23-24
      IN THE NAME OF GOD, Amen. I ELIZABETH LINCH being sick and weak in body but of perfect memory blessed and praised by Almighty God for the same do make and ordaine this to be my last Will and Testament in manner and forme following. First and Chiefly I commend my Soule to Almighty God that gave it hopeing by ye merritorious death & passion of my Blessed Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ to receive ye full pardon & forgiveness of all my sins and a joyfull resurrection at ye last day; And my body to the ground to be Christianly buried at ye discretion of Exrs. hereafter named, And as for my worldly goods that God hath lent me, I will and bequeath them as followeth:
      Imprimis I give to HOWELL JONES, Sonne of my Sonne, WALTER JONES, one pewter Dish and three pewter Plates, one little Iron pott & a little pair of pott hooks, & one Table, one butter pott, two year old Heifer & her female increased, & a young Colt that came of a gray Mare called Jenny
      Item I give to JOHN MACKENNY my Sonne, one pewter dish and three pewter plates, ye great iron pott & paire of pott hookas, the great chest, one hundred & fifty acres of land the Horse Whipster, the Cow Mealy & ye Cow Neger, and all the increase, a Bull Calfe that came of a Cow called Wanton and the Bed I lye on, two gunns and ye tobacco that is at EDWARD JEFFRIES and ye tobacco in the Chest, a hand saw & an auger & ye wedges & hoe
      Item I give unto my Daughter, JANE JONES two pewter dishes, a middle Iron pott and pott hooles, two Cows calld. Fortune & Cherry & all their increase, and the other Bed, a Mare called Jenny & all her future increase, two Bull calves, And if ye bequeathed Mare be dead, I give her a Mare in ye woods unbroake only she is to give the first Mare fold to PHEBE BENDBRIDGE my Grand Daughter, One hundred acres of Land and a frying pan & two pewter salter sellers, a Trunk lock & key & a chest & what writings belongs to any Debts
      Item I give to PHEBE BENDBRIDGE my Grand Daughter if ye abovesd. Mare Jenny be alive the young unbroake Mare in the woods, and Negers Heifer
      Item I give to my Sonne, WALTER JONES, the gunne called Baggwell, a drawing knife & a halfe inch auger; I doe make my sd. Son, WALTER, Exr. of this my last Will &Testament & I doe hereby make void all former Wills by me at any time made & publish this to be my last Will and Testamt, and have hereunto set my hand & seale this 31st day of January 1695/6,
      Signed sealed & published in presence of us
      THO: HUCKLESCOTT
      ELIZABETH LINCH
      GRACE TOMLIN
      We the Subscribers do depose & say that we saw the within named ELIZABETH LINCH signe seale & publish the within written Will as her last Will and Testament, and that she was in perfect sence & memory at ye time of doeing the same; And further saith not
      Sworne to in Essex County Court THO: HUCKLESCOTT
      ye 10th of Apl, 1696 GRACE X TOMLIN
      Proved in Essex County Court ye 10th day of Aprill 1696 by ye oaths of ye Witnesses hereby Test FRANCIS MERIWETHER, Cl Cur
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      1695-1697 Essex County, Virginia Deed & Will Book, Part I; [Antient Press]; Page 41-42
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I JANE JONES of ye County of Essex doe for me my heirs & assignes make over & make sure from me my heirs unto ROSE RYLEY of ye sd. County of Essex heirs & assignes forever (for the valuable consideration of Fifteen hundred pounds of lawfull tobacco to me in hand paid before the deliverey of these presents, do by these presents discharge the sd. ROSE RYLEY her heirs, acknowledging my selfe fully paid, One hundred acres of Land lyeing on the South side of Rappahannock River in ye sd. County of Essex and on the Branches of HOSKINS his CREEKE, and bounded as followeth; Beginning at a marked red Oake the corner tree of ye land of PARTRICK CAMMELL, and running thence into the Woods by a line of markt. trees Southwest to a marked white Oake corner tree standing on a hill, thence South East to ye line of CAMMELLs Land by a Branch, thence up ye sd. line to ye first menconed stacon; the sd. One hundred acres of land being part of Three hundred acres of land formerly sold by JOHN FRY unto WILLIAM LYNCH, and acknowledged in ye County Court of RAPPAHANNOCK by Mr. JAMES BOUGHAN, Attorney for Mr, BENJAMIN GOODRICH, who was the Administrator of the Will of JOHN FRY deced, unto ELIZABETH LYNCH, Widow & Executrix of the said WILLIAM LYNCH, and by her the sd. ELIZABETH LYNCH-, my Mother, bequeathed unto me the said JANE JONES in her last Will and Testament, all which by the Records of ye County of Essex may & doth more largely appear; To have and to hold to her the sd. ROSE REYLEY the sd. One hundred acres of land to her her heirs and assigns forever, And quietly and peaceably to enjoy with all the right appertaineing without the hinderance of me the said JANE JONES my heirs & assignes & from the claimes of all persons to any part thereof under me; In Witness whereof I hereunto put my hand and afix my seale this 29th day of April 1696
      Sealed & Delivered in presence of
      PHILIP MACKGUIRE JANE JONES her marks
      JOHN MAKENNY
      Acknowledged by a Power to THOMAS PARKER SENR. at a Court held for Essex County ye 10th day of June 16% Test FRANCIS MERIWETHER, Cl Cur
      KNOW ALL MEN by these presents that I JANE JONES doe hereby appooint THOMAS PARKER SENR. of ye sd. County my true and lawfull Attorney for me to acknowledge unto ROSE RYLEY land sold by me by Deed bearing date Aprill ye 19th 1696, for me to make acknowledgment of ye sd. Land thereby ratifieing and holding firm whatsoever my sd. Attorney shall act & do as if I my selfe were then and there personally present. Witnessmy hand and seale this 19th day of April 1696
      Test PHILIP MACKGUIRE JANE JONES
      JOHN KENNY
      Vere Recordatr: FRANCIS MERIWETHER, Cl Cur

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