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

William Baker

Male Bef 1738 - Aft 1764  (> 28 years)


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  • Name William Baker 
    Birth Bef 1738 
    Gender Male 
    Death Aft 1764  Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I134497  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

    Father Thomas Baker,   b. Bef 1718   d. Aft 1775, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 59 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Dorothy {unproven} Strother,   b. Bef 1722   d. Aft 1775, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 55 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F52962  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1757-1762 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book C; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 98-99.
      15 March 1758. Thomas Baker Senr. of Brumfield. Parish, Culpeper County, to my loving son William Baker of same. For love, good will and affection. 100 acres in Brumfield Parish on Kennerly's Mountain ... in the head of a valley near to a cool spring ... on the top of a spur of Kennerly's Mountain ... on the ridge of Kennerly's Mountain ... Manifee's corner ... part of a deed of 400 acres granted to Thomas Baker Senr, by the Right Honourable Thomas Lord. Fairfax 7 June 1749.
      Thos. Baker
      Wit: Henry Gambill, Wm. Gambill, John Strother.
      16 March 1758. Proved by John Strother, Henry Gambill and William Gambill.
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      1762-1765 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book D; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 200-03.
      29 Jan. 1763. William Baker of Culpeper County to George Strother of same. For £60.17.6. 100 acres on a mountain comonly known by the name of Kennerley's Mountain, part of 400 acres granted to Thomas Baker by the Honorable Thomas Lord Fairfax 7 June 1749 ... head of a valley near a spring ... on the top of a spur of Kennerley's Mountain ... in the hollow of the mountain ... on the ridge of Kennerlev's Mountain ...
      William Baker
      Wit: Anthony Strother, Robert Strother.
      17 March 1763. Acknowledged by William.
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      1762-1765 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book D; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 425-28.
      29 Nov. 1763. William Baker and Ann his wife of Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, to George Strother of same. For £60 current money. 100 acres in Brumfield Parish lying on Kennerley's Mountain ... in the head of a valley near to Cool Spring ... being part of 400 acres granted to Thomas Baker my father by a deed of gift to me William Baker 15 March 1758.
      William Baker
      Wit: Will: Meldrum, James Kennerley, John Strother.
      17 May 1764. Proved by John Strother Gent., James Kennerly and William Meldrum.
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      1765-1769 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book E; [John Frederick Dorman]; Page 165-66.
      16 July 1766. William Baker of Culpeper County to Philip Jacob Irion, Jacob Slusser of Culpeper County and James Christy and Jacob Moyer of London. For £20 current money. Tract on the Rush River being part of a tract of land granted by Lord Fairfax to Thomas Baker ... in the low grounds of the Rush River ... corner to Francis Taylor ...
      William Baker
      Wit: Jams. Kennerly, Thomas Baker, Wm. Gambill, Geo. Strother.
      17 July 1766. Proved by James Kennerly, George Strotherand William Gambell.

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