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

Presley Cockerill

Male 1704 - 1735  (30 years)


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  • Name Presley Cockerill 
    Born 10 Dec 1704  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Sep 1735  Northumberland County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I51757  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2021 

    Father John Cockerill,   b. 22 Nov 1669, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1714, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Presley,   b. 21 Nov 1671, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1719, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef Nov 1695  St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18420  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susannah Lyne,   b. Abt 1708, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1735, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27 years) 
    Married 26 Mar 1728  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Cockerill,   b. Aft 1728, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1750, Westmoreland County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 20 years)  [natural]
     2. Presley Cockerill,   b. 1732, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1783, Northumberland County, Virginia - admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F29922  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1729-1737 Order Book Northumberland Co Va, (Lewis & Booker): Page 197
      Cockrill, Presley, est adm. by William Cockrill. 17 September 1735
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      Northumberland County, VA.
      Wills & Administrations 1713-49, p. 42:
      WILL OF ELIZABETH COCKARILL of St. Stephen's Parish
      Son: Presly Cockarell, and my daughter Hannah Cockarell - all
      my land lying in "COAN" to be equally divided between them. If my son Presly should die without lawfull heirs of his body, then my land to go to my daughter Hannah Cockarell. If my daughter Hannah Cockarill should die without lawful begotten heir of her body, then I give my land to my son Presly Cockarell, Son-in-law Charles Nelms, son Presly Cockarell and daughter Hannah Cockarell - all my land lying in "Yeccomico," to be divided equally between them.
      Son Presly Cockarell and daughter Hannah Cockarell - eight sheep to be divided between them.
      Daughter Hannah Cockarell - two puter (pewter) dishes and two plates that was my sister Hannah Cockarill's.
      Daughter Hannah Cockarell - one cow and calf, one steer about three years old, and one gold ring.
      My two daughters - to have all my wearing cloaths (clothes) to be
      divided equally.
      Daughter Eliza Nelms - one horse cold that was my son Peter's.
      Son (-in-law) Charles Nelms - two cows or steers which he likes best.
      SON EDWARD SAUNDERS - five shillings.
      Rest of my estate - to be equally divided between my three sons John, Willoughby and Presly.
      My youngest son and daughter - should live with Charles Nelms until they are of age to take care of themselves.
      Son-in-law Charles Nelms, executor.
      Witnesses: Richard Smith, Richard Cockarell and Thomas Frost.
      W.W. 25 April 1719 W.P. 20 May 1719

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