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

William Gresham

Male Bef 1710 - Aft 1727  (> 19 years)


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  • Name William Gresham 
    Born Bef 1710  St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1727  St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I130167  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 

    Father Charles Gresham,   b. Abt 1682,   d. 21 Jun 1727, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Mother Mary Dudley,   b. Abt 1686, South Farnham Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1732, St. Anne's Parish, Essex County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Family ID F50767  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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      1722-1730 Essex County, Virginia Wills, Bonds & Inventories, No. 4; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 207. Will of Charles Gresham of the Parish of St Ann's and County of Essex, being sick and weak in body dated 3 March 1725.
      Unto welbeloved son Thomas Gresham one Negro woman Jenny when he shall come to the age of twenty one years
      Unto my welbeloved wife Mary Gresham and my five sons Robert Gresham, Thomas Gresham, and William Gresham and Charles Gresham and John Gresham eleven head of cattle equally divided.
      Unto my welbeloved wife and my five sons all my personall estate equally all my hoggs, beds, horses and dishes and plates.
      My well beloved wife Mary look after my Children till they shall come of age twenty one years.
      My beloved wife Mary Gresham executor.
      Charles (X) Gresham
      Wit: Thos.Winslow, Peter Dudley, Mary Pagett.
      21 June 1727 Proved by Peter Dudley and Mary Pagett. 10 Aug. 1727. Proved by the executrix.

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