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

Agatha Ballenger

Female Aft 1738 - Aft 1780  (> 42 years)


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  • Name Agatha Ballenger 
    Birth Aft 1738  St. Mark's Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death Aft 1780  Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I134683  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

    Father Edward Ballenger,   b. Abt 1697   d. 20 Mar 1780, St. Mark's Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary MNU Ballenger   d. Aft 1735, St. Mark's Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F29809  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Kilby,   b. Aft 1734, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1772, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 38 years) 
    Family ID F52992  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

  • Notes 
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      1770-1783 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book B; [Dorothy Ford Wulfeck];
      Last Will & Testament of Edward Ballenger of Culpeper County, Virginia - dated 9 December 1779 and proved 20 March 1780
      "In the name of God Amen, I Edward Ballenger of Saint Marks Parish in the county of Culpeper . . . I give devise & dispose of in the following manner & form Imp
      I give to my SON EDWARD Ballenger my tract of land I now live on containing Two hundred acres more or less formerly known by the name of Bloodworths Tract . . .
      Item my will and desire is that my son in law Stokley Tolls keep possession of the plantation I now live on while next Fall . . .
      Item I give to my DAUGHTER MARGARY TOWLES one small bed & what furniture blongs to it . . .
      I give to my grandson Gabriel Wilhoit one Red Brindle Heifer.
      Item I give to my DAUTHER AGATHY KILBEE one young sow.
      Item I give to my DAUGHTER SUSANNA Five Shillings Cash.
      Item the Rest of my Estate I leave to be equally Divided between my SEVEN CHILDREN via FRANCES, JOHN, EDWARD, MARY, MARGARY and AGATHY and
      I do appoint my SON EDWARD and my Friend John Bartley Executors of this my last Will and Testament in witnes whereof
      I have hereunto set my hand seal this ninth day of December One Thousand Seven hundred and Seventy nine Edward his X mark Ballenger Signed seald and Published & prounced by the said Edward Ballenger to be his last will & testament in presence of us Robt Coleman Jr, Ann her X mark Bantley, Hull Randolph" . . .
      "At a Court held for Culpeper county the 20 day of March 1780 This last will and testament of Edward Ballenger Dec'd was Exhibited to the Court by the Executor therein named and was proved by the oath of Robert Coleman Junr. and Hull Randolph Two of the witnesses thereto
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      1775-1778 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book H; [Antient Press]; Page 397-398
      THIS INDENTURE made the 16th day of February 1777 Between JOHN KILBY and AGATHY his Wife of County of Culpeper of one part and THOMAS GAINES of said County Witnesseth that said John Kilby and his Wife for sum Fifty pounds current Money hath granted unto sd Thomas Gaines in his actual possession now being seventy two acres of land in Culpeper County begining at a stake an old corner Between John Kilby and THOMAS KILBY thence North to two red oaks in a line of the Patent thence with that line North to a large white oak Corner between said John Kilby and Thomas Gaines thence South to a red oak in the old Patent line thence with that line South to the Begining, John Kilby
      At a Court held for Culpeper County the 17th day of March Agathy Kilby
      1777 This Indenture of Bargain & Sale orderd to be recorded Previous to which the said Agathy was first privily examined as the Law directs.

      === did she remarry
      1788-1789 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book O; [Antient Press]; Page 340-341
      ARTICLES of AGREEMENT made & entered into this 22nd. day of March one thousand seven hundred and Ninety Between JOHN BROWN and AGATHA his Wife Witnesseth that whereas the said BROWN and AGATHA his Wife have this day mutually agreed that a seperation shall take place, the said BROWN in consideration therefor, agrees to relinquish and make over to his said Wife all his right title and Interest to all & every kind of property which they are possessed of and he doth relinquish and make over as above for himself his heirs and any person claiming under him, all the said property to his said Wife forever Except one gray Horse, six barrels of Corn, one hundred weight of Bacon and the Crop of Wheat now in the ground, which said Crop the said AGATHA is to have good care taken of untill Harvest for the benefit of said BROWN or his assigns; In Witness whereof the said BROWN & AGATHA his Wife have hereunto set their hands & seals the day & year above written
      Sealed & Delivered in presence of
      JOHN JAMESON, (signature in German) JOHN BROWN
      JAMES WILLIAMS, WILL: BROADUS AGATHA BROWN
      At a Court held for Culpeper County on Monday the 19th day of April 1790
      This Agreement between JOHN BROWN & AGATHA BROWN was proved by the Oaths of JOHN JAMESON & WILLIAM BROADUS two of the witnesses thereto & ordered to be recorded
      Teste JOHN JAMESON, Cl Cur

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