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

Henry Baker

Male Bef 1750 - Aft 1785  (> 37 years)


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  • Name Henry Baker 
    Birth Bef 1750  Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death Aft 1785  Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I135223  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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      1769-1773 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book F; [Antient Press]; Page 460-461
      To all People .. I THOMAS BAKER of County of Culpeper and Parish of Brumfield for divers reasons but more especially for love and Effection I bear unto my son HENRY BAKER of County aforesaid and for his better support in this World I have given one Piece of land containing 100 acres in Culpeper County in the little fork of Rapahannock River on the branches of Battle Run and bounded Beginning at a pine and Ring oak corner to RICHARD PARKS and runs thence to a Hickory corner to WILLIAM DAVIS to the Beginning .. Set my hand and seal this 15th May 1772.
      Presence William Gambell, Thos. Baker
      Richard Parks, Martin Davenport
      At Court held for County of Culpeper 18th May 1772 This Indented Deed of Gift
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      1783-1785 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book M; [Antient Press]; Page 389-391
      THIS INDENTURE made this third day of March One thousand seven hundred & Seventy Nine Between HENRY BAKER & NANCY his Wife of one part & DANIEL BROWN of County of Culpeper of other part Witnesseth that HENRY BAKER & NANCY his Wife for sum of One hundred pounds current money of Virginia in hand paid by these presents do sell DANIEL BROWN his heirs one parcel of land lying in the Little Fork of RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER on the branches of BATTLE RUN in Brumfield Parish in County aforesaid & bounded Begining at a Pine &Ring Oak corner to RICHARD PARKS & runs thence North ninety two poles to a white Oak & Hickory, Corner to WM. DAVIS, thence South sixty eight degrees East seventy six poles to a Hickory a white Oak & a red Oak on a Ridge, thence North eighty two degrees East eighty seven poles to a red Oak white Oak & Pine, thence South thirty six degrees West One hundred & twenty eight pole to a red Oak & Hickory, thence to the Begining containing One hundred acres be the same more or lesss And all houses Orchards & Improvements to the same belonging To have and to hold the said land with all its appurtenances unto DANIEL BROWN his heirs and HENRY BAKER & NANCY his Wife do warrant & defend unto said DANIEL BROWN his heirs against every other person free & clear of all former Incumbrances In Witness whereof HENRY BAKER & NANCY his Wife have hereunto set their hands & Seals the day & year first above written
      in presence of JOHN STROTHER, HEN BAKER
      WM. McCLANAHAN, JOHN ERHARDT OELSCHLAGLE NANCY BAKER
      The Commonwealth of Virginia to JOHN STROTHER, JOHN SLAUGHTER & WILLIAM McCLANAHAN Gent. Greeting (The Commission for the private Examination of NANCY, Wife of HENRY BAKER, dated at the Courthouse the third day of April in the 2 year of the Commonwealth 1779) (Return of the private Examination of NANCY BAKER dated the 3d day of April and ye One thousand seven hundred & Seventy nine and signed by JOHN STROTHER and WILLIAM McCLANAHAN)
      At a Court held for Culpeper County September 1779
      This Indenture was proved by the Oaths of JNO. STROTHER & WILLIAM McCLANAHAN Gent. & ordered to be Certified; And at a Court held for said County May 16th 1785 was fully proved by the Oaths of JNO. ERHARDT OELSCHLAGEL another Witness thereto & with a Commission thereto annexed And a Certificate thereon Indorsed was ordered to be recorded

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