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

Elijah Berry

Male Aft 1746 - 1781  (< 33 years)


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  • Name Elijah Berry 
    Birth Aft 1746  Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death 19 Nov 1781  Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I81021  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

    Father John Berry,   b. Bef 1722   d. 19 Jul 1779, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 57 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Jemima MNU Berry,   b. Bef 1726, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1779, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 55 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Abt 1742  Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F29626  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Hurt,   b. Aft 1750   d. Aft 1785, Bromfield Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 35 years) 
    Family ID F40163  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

  • Notes 
    • Title Berry, Elijah.
      Publication 1781
      Gen. note Part of index to Culpeper County Wills and Administrations (1749 - 1800)
      Note p. 461-462. Will pro. 19 Nov. 1781.
      p. 489-490. Inv. & Appr. rec. Mar. 18, 1782.
      Note Will Book B, 1770-1783 (Reel 31)
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      1770-1783 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book B; [Dorothy Ford Wulfeck];
      Will of Elijah Berry.
      Dated 11 Sept., 1781. Proven 19 Nov., 1781.
      Legatees: Wife Anne Berry. Leonard Berry, son of Halechiah Berry - two years schooling. Elijah Berry, son of Aaron Berry - two years schooling. At wife's death to four children of my bro. Acrey Berry - viz. Sary Berry, Jemimah Berry, Mary Berry, John Berry.
      Executors: Wife Anne Berry, bro. Acrey Berry.
      Wit.: William Grayson, Abrey Berry, James Grayson
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      1770-1783 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book B; [Dorothy Ford Wulfeck];
      Inventory and Appraisal of Estate of Elijah Berry, decd. Recorded 18 March, 1782.
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      1770-1783 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book B; [Dorothy Ford Wulfeck];
      Account Sale of Estate of Ezekiel Haynes, decd. Recorded 18 March, 1782. Made by John Strother.
      Purchasers: John Ashford, Alpheus Beall, John C. Cocke, Elisha Cheek, John Chapman, John Calvert, Layton Cooper, Robert Covington, John Cadwallader, Col. William Champe, James Duncan, Mark Fulton, Reuben Finnell, Isaac Haynes, Anthony Hughs, William Hughs, LeeRoy Hitt(or Hill), Henry Hickman, Jacob Haines, George Johnston, Isaac Jackson, Martin Johnston, John Lawlor, George Mozingo, Bryant McGrath, William McQueen, Henry Manifee, Robert Nixon, Jeremiah Prest, Benjamin Reader, Jr., James Pinion, Daniel Peyton, Isaac Painter, John Riley, John Strother, Simon Vaught, William Matte, Thomas Yates, George Roberts.
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      1770-1783 Culpeper County, Virginia Will Book B; [Dorothy Ford Wulfeck];
      Will of John Berry of Bromfield Parish, Culpeper Co.
      Dated 14 May, 1777 or 1779. Proven 19 July, 1779.
      Legatees: Wife Jemima Berry.
      Children: Malchia Berry, Ann Whiten, John Berry, Jeriah Yeager, Anthony Berry, Jerusha Stinett, Acary, Elijah, Elisha and Aaron Berry, deceased dau. Betty Sutton's children one-eleventh of estate.
      Executors: Son Malechiah Berry, son Aaron Berry, George Witherall,
      Wit.: Elizabeth Towles, Ann Witherall, Mary Witherall, John Wetherall
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      1779-1781 Culpeper County, Virginia Deed Book L (Part 1); [Antient Press]; 12-13
      THIS INDENTURE made this Eighteenth day of October in year of our Lord One thousand seven hundred and seventy nine Between MATHIAS MOCK of County of Culpeper and BARBARY his Wife of one part and ELIJAH BERRY of the County aforesaid of other part Witnesseth that for sum of One thousand pounds currant money of Virginia to him said MATHIAS MOCK in hand paid by these presents doth bargain and sell ELIJAH BERRY his heirs and assigns forever a certain Track of land containing by Estimation One hundred fifty seven acres more or less lying and being in aforesaid County and bounded Beginning at two white Oaks and a red Oak in MICHAEL COOKs Line corner to FISHER RICE thence with RICE's line North eighty one degrees West One hundred seventy five pole to a black Jack and two white Oak Sapplins in said RICE's line, thence with said RICEs line South twenty three degrees West ninety poles to three white Oaks in said RICEs line thence with RICEs line South forty six degrees West Thirty pole to three Chesnuts all Down in the said RICEs line thence leaving RICEs line South sixty degrees East twenty pole to a white and red Oak thence South thirty five degrees East seventy two pole to two red Oak in ANDREW GARRs line, thence with GARRs line South seventy nine degrees East eighty four poles to two Hickory Sapplins and a red Oak in said GARRs line and Corner to MICHAEL COOK, thence with COOKs line to the beginning together with all houses orchards and all other appurtenances belonging To have and to hold the aforesaid land and premises unto ELIJAH BERRY his heirs and assigns forever and will at any time at the reasonably request and charge of ELIJAH BERRY make any other conveyance or assurance that shall be by Law required to pass the fee simple Estate of said land and premises from us to him his heirs and assigns for ever As Witness our hands and seals the day and year first above written
      in the presents of us MATHIAS MOCK
      BARBARY MOCK
      Received full satisfaction for this within written Indenture Witness my hand this Eighteenth day of October One thousand seven hundred and seventy nine MATHIAS MOCK
      At a Court held for Culpeper County the Eighteenth day of October One thousand seven hundred and seventy nine This Indenture and the Receipt thereon endorsed was acknowledged by the parties and ordered to be recorded, previous to which the said BARBARY was first privily examined according to Law

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