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

William Fletcher

Male Abt 1688 - 1728  (~ 40 years)


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  • Name William Fletcher 
    Born Abt 1688 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Jun 1728  South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I129823  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 May 2021 

    Family Martha MNU Fletcher,   b. Abt 1692,   d. Aft 1728, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 37 years) 
    Married Abt 1708  South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Nathan Fletcher,   b. Aft 1708, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1728, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 20 years)
     2. William Fletcher,   b. Aft 1708, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1728, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 20 years)
     3. James Fletcher,   b. Aft 1710, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1728, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 18 years)
     4. Phoebe Fletcher,   b. Aft 1715, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1746, Drysdale Parish, King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 31 years)
    Last Modified 10 May 2021 
    Family ID F50780  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1722-1730 Essex County, Virginia Wills, Bonds & Inventories, No. 4; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 265-65a. Will of William Fletcher of Southfarnham Parish in the County of Essex, being sick and weak of body, dated 5 Feb. 1727/8.
      Unto my loving wife Martha Fletcher all my whole estate during her widowhood.
      My said loving wife shall have use of my dwelling plantation till my son Nathan Fletcher shall come to the age of twenty years.
      My son Nathan Fletcher shall be under the tuition of my loving wife till he shall come to the age of twenty.
      My son William Fletcher shall be under the tuition of Wm. Gatewood and Katherine his wife till he shall come to the age of twenty years.
      To my loving son William Fletcher when he shall arrive to the age of twenty years two young cows.
      All the remaining part of my estate equally between my three children Nathan Fletcher, James Fletcher and Phebe Fletcher as they shall come to age. In case my loving wife Martha Fletcher should die before my children comes to age then James Hipkings shall take my estate together with my three children Nathan Fletcher, James Fletcher and Phebe Fletcher.
      My loving wife Martha Fletcher my executrix.
      William (W) Fletcher
      Wit: John Minor, John Buford, William Buford.
      19 June 1728. Proved by John Buford and William Buford.
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      1722-1730 Essex County, Virginia Wills, Bonds & Inventories, No. 4; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 272-72a. William Fletcher. Inventory. 9 Aug. 1728.
      Made pursuant to order of 19 June 1728. Total valuation 6.8.6
      Signed by John Lacy and Martha (M) Lacy
      Abram Mountague
      William Richeson
      John Massey
      20 Aug. 1728. Returned.

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