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

Rice Hooe

Male Abt 1661 - 1726  (~ 65 years)


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  • Name Rice Hooe  [1, 2
    Born Abt 1661  Charles City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Apr 1726  Barnesfield, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia - Will lost Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I17024  Tree1
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2022 

    Father Rice Hooe,   b. Abt 1636, Charles City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1694, Stafford County, Virginia - will lost Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Susannah MNU Nicholas,   b. Abt 1640, Charles City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1688, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef 16 Nov 1660  Charles City County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11528  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Frances Townshend,   b. 1667, Newton, Bromswold, Northamton, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1726, Barnesfield, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 5 Sep 1699  St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Gerald Hooe,   b. 1704, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. John Hooe,   b. 1 Sep 1704, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1766, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)  [natural]
     3. Sarah Hooe,   b. 1708, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1758, Salisbury, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F6306  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Dade,   b. Abt 1662, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1694, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 32 years) 
    Married 28 Oct 1691  St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Rice Hooe,   b. Abt 1692, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1748, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F7624  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Anne Howson,   b. 1670, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1695  St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Howson Hooe,   b. Feb 1697, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1781, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years)  [natural]
     2. John Hooe,   b. Bef 1698, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1718, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 22 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F11527  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 1721
      pp.87-91 This indenture is made 12th/13th February between JOHN COLCLOUGH of the County of Stafford and RACHEL COLCLOUGH of same . . sold 50 acres it being the one halfe of 100 acres which fell to JOHN COLCLOUGH by the death of his brother BENJAMIN COLCLOUGH . . to bind on the lands of Benjamin Massey, and Collo. Rice Hooe and Howsen Hooe . . for 3000 pounds of tobacco . JOHN COLCLOUGH

      At a court held for Stafford County 14th Feby Then came JOHN COLCLOUGH & personally acknowledged this Deed & Lease & Release which is ordered to be recorded & is accordingly. Presence John Short, Richard Foley

      Note: These land indentures dated 1721 prove that Hannah Chapman cannot be Hannah Hollingworth, the wife of the John Colclough who is Benjamin's Brother
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://home.triad.rr.com/gilliamsofva/Charles%20City/CharlesCity.html
      URL title: Gilliams of Charles City County
      Note:
      Charles City County, 1661-1664:
      9 Jan 1662
      Wee whose names are hereunto subscribed being upon the Jury concerning the death of John Prise doe finde to the best of o'r knowledge that the s'd John Prise did come to his untimely end by the reason of his running away from his M'r Rice Hoe and soe was starved for want of victualls w'ch runningaway we doe apprehend was by the meanes of the sad stripes what appeared upon his body give him by his Mrs. Susanna Hoe upon the 2'd of January but wee doe not finde any mortall wound upon him., page 357.
      Daniell Clarke Neal Sincler
      ffer: Aston Wm (x) Gillum
      Rich: Bradford John (x) Hottly
      Thos: Callloway Thos (x) Turner
      Phillip Owen Thos (x) Richard
      Jeoffrey (IM) Momford Jno. (IP) Parish
      [Patent records shows the above were neighbors]
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      Note:
      page 523. Mary PRICE for her apparent defamacons of Mr Rice HOE and his wife is adjudged to be forthw'th punished w'th thirteene lashes on her bare back, to be inflicted by the Sherr officer at the publiz place of correccon

      Source:
      Fleet, Beverley,
      Charles City County court orders, 1664-1665 : fragments, 1650-1696
      Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. County, 1961, 120 pgs
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      1689-1690 Stafford County, Virginia Order Book [Antient Press]; Page 21 (contd), Court held 13th March 1689/90
      600. GERRARD LOWTHER the Attorney of HUGH FRENCH made humble suit to this Court that RICE HOOE stood indebted to the aforesaid French the sum of four hundred pounds of Tobacco due per bill which bill being left the said Rice Hooe refuses to pay the same Wherefore your Petr craves Judgment against the said Rice Hooe for his said debt with costs of suit And the said Rice Hooe came into Court and confessed Judgment to the said Bill and Exhibited to this Court an account against the said Bill which being fully proved in Court by his Oath upon the Holy Evangelist to his aforesaid account Therefore tis ordered that the said Rice Hooe of and from the aforesaid Bill shall be freely and fully discharged and Hugh French pay costs als Execution.
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      1689-1693 Stafford County, Virginia Deed & Will Book, Part 2 [Antient Press];
      p. 253 IN THE NAME OF GOD Amen. 1 SIGISSMUND MASSEY of Stafford County beinge Sick in body butt in pfecl memory and Sence doe dispose of my Estate in manner & forme as followeth
      First I give to DADE MASSEY one Grey mare about forme yeares old.
      Secondly I give to BENJAMIN MASSEY one Dun mare about three yeares old.
      Thirdly I give to THOMAS MASSEY one darke grey mare about two yeares old. Fourthly I doe give and bequeath all ye rest of my Estate to ROBERT MASSEY to be disposed of as followeth That after my debts are paid my Exors purchase a tract of laude to ye worth of what is left and that is to ROBERT MASSEY and his heire mailes of his Body in case of failure of them to DADE MASSEY and ye heire mailes of his body in case of failure of them to BENJAMIN MASSEY & ye heire mailes of his body in case of failure of them to THOMAS MASSEY and ye heire mailes of his body and I doe make RICE HOE my whole and Sole tier of this my last Will and Testament revokein ge all other Wills but this to be my last Will and Reall Meaninge this Eighteenth day of Aprill 1692. Wiliness my haade and Seale
      Teste PETER DAWSON, SIGISSMUI E MASSEY JOHN DAVIS, STEPHEN PARKER
      This Will was sufficiently proved in ye flaunty Court of Stafford by ye Bathes and Testaments of PETER DAWSON & JOHN DAVIS Wittnesses to ye said Will Subscribed on ye 11th day of May 1692 and was then recorded
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      1691-1692 Stafford County, Virginia Order Book [Antient Press];
      Page 253 Court held 10th May 1692
      470. Probate of the last will and Testament of SIGISMUND MASSEY is granted to RICE HOOE Exectr in the said Last will and Testament appointed being fully proved by the oaths and Testimonies of PETER DAWSON and JOHN DAVIS witnesses to the said will Subscribed provided he give good Security to Performe what the Law directs touching they deced Estate.
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      A Quit Rent Roll of 1723; Taken from the Register of Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia; 4,200 acres, Paid £4.4.1
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      1699-1709 Stafford County, Virginia Deed & Will Book; [Antient Press]; Page 5-6
      In the Name of God Amen. I FRANCES WITHERS relict of CAPT. JOHN WITHERS late of Stafford County deced being now about to enter the state of holy matrimony with Mr. RICE HOE of said county and willing to confirm and settle upon in former children out of my natural affection I bear to them some part of my present estate Therefore Know ye that before solemnization of matrimony do give to my three sons three young Negroes .. one to my son ROBERT DADE .. one negro girl to my son FRANCIS DADE .. to my son CADWALDER DADE one negro be .. this 5th day September 1699.
      Presence Jo: Waugh,
      Frances Withers
      Rice Hoe
      Know all men .. that we RICE HOE & FRANCES wife to Rice Hoe relict to Capt. JOHN WITHERS late of this county deced do release any claim unto that 400 acres of land that Capt. John Withers gave WILLIAM WITHERS commonly known by the name Hollowing Point together with all housing, edifices rights and title .. to William Withers .. to have received full satisfaction for the same by a note charged on Cohlo. GEORGE MASON for 500 pounds Tobacco which being paid we do own to be satisfaction for one third part of that land .. 20th September 1699.
      Presence Dade Massey, Rice Hoe
      Mathew x Tennis, Benj. Massey Frances Withers
      Mr. Hoe came into Court & acknowledged this deed of land to William Withers November 9th 1699 & was then recorded.
      P. FRANCES HOE wife of RICE HOE puts in her place Major THOMAS OWSLEY her atty to acknowledge her thirds of a part of land commonly known by the name Hollowing Point to WM. WITHERS in Stafford County .. this 9th day November 1699.
      Test. Dade Massey, Frances Hoe
      Benjamin Massey
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      1699-1709 Stafford County, Virginia Deed & Will Book; [Antient Press]; Page 21
      An Acct of Mr. RICE HOE deld to DADE MASSEY that was left him by his
      Mother .. Lists six negroes, household furniture, cattle, hoggs, sheep
      .. all I owe him delivered by me Rice Hoe April 10th 1700.
      An Acct of what Mr. Rice Hoe delivered to Dade Massey as being guardian to his Brother BENJAMIN MASSEY .. lists six negroes, furniture. animals etc. .- all that I owe him delivered by me Rice Hoe April 10th 1700.
      Know all men I Dade Massey for myself and guardian to my Brother Benjamin Massey de acquit my Father in law Rice Hoe from any Claims in receipt of above furniture, cattle and negroes
      Presence Arthur Jackson Junr., Dade Massey
      John Tramill
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      1699-1709 Stafford County, Virginia Deed & Will Book; [Antient Press]; Page. 433-435
      pp. To all Christian People .. I DANL FIELD of county Westmoreland Gent. this 22d day Decr 1708 .. Now know ye for consideration of 25 t 2s lawful money of England paid by Collo. RICE HOOE of Stafford County .. have bargained and sold all that parcel of land lying in Stafford County & wills well executed in Court settled in Danl. Field being bounded .. beginning at the mouth of a swamp below the said aloe Mill then down the dam to the mouth of the next large branch on the upper side of the land seated by RALPH WALKER being part of the same land to a small white oak standing in the mouth of that branch so up that branch the several courses along a Iine of marked trees to the forks of that branch then up the South Eastermost fork till it meets with Majr. WM. BUCKNERS line made by the last Jury and stands now recorded on the General Court records then along that line to the land of JOHN WITHERS thence along the land of JOHN KELLY to the land of Rice. Hooe then down that land to the place first began att according to Mr. THOMAS GREGG'S last Survey for me ..
      Test. Dade Massey, Danl. Field
      Isaac Whitting
      At Court held 9th March 1708 Daniel Field acknowledged this sale of land & livery & seisin unto Rice Hooe Gentl. .. which is ordered to be recorded and is duly recorded.

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia 1607-1624/5. Fourth Edition. Volume III, Families R-Z.

    2. [S84] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. V, from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.

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