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Mary T. Lawson1

F, #4078, d. 25 January 1797

Biography

Mary T. Lawson and Hugh Brent were married on 9 January 1796 in Lancaster County, Virginia.2,1 Mary T. Lawson died on 25 January 1797.3
Last Edited25 July 2015

Citations

  1. [S508] Nottingham, Stratton; compiler, The Marriage License Bonds of Lancaster County, Virginia from 1701 to 1848, p. 7, Hugh Brent and Mary T. Lawson
  2. [S2186] Robert K. Headly, Married Well and Aften: Marriages of the Northern Neck of Virginia, 1649-1800, p. 49, Hugh Brent and Mary T. Lawson, 9 January 1796.
  3. [S506] Brent, Chester Horton, The Descendants of Hugh Brent Immigrant to Isle of Wight County, Virginia, 1642, p. 82

Thomas L. Lawson1

M, #4080

Biography

Thomas L. Lawson and Judith Newton Brent were married on 28 November 1821 in Lancaster County, Virginia.1,2
Last Edited22 November 2016

Citations

  1. [S506] Brent, Chester Horton, The Descendants of Hugh Brent Immigrant to Isle of Wight County, Virginia, 1642, p. 111
  2. [S508] Nottingham, Stratton; compiler, The Marriage License Bonds of Lancaster County, Virginia from 1701 to 1848, p. 47

Alice Martin1

F, #4083, b. 29 April 1784, d. 12 August 1855

Family: Hugh Brent (b. 16 May 1775, d. 16 February 1814)

DaughterJudith Newton Brent (b. 12 November 1802)

Biography

Alice Martin was born on 29 April 1784.2 She and Hugh Brent were married on 5 December 1799.1,3 Alice Martin died on 12 August 1855, at age 71.2
Last Edited24 October 2008

Citations

  1. [S506] Brent, Chester Horton, The Descendants of Hugh Brent Immigrant to Isle of Wight County, Virginia, 1642, p. 82
  2. [S506] Brent, Chester Horton, The Descendants of Hugh Brent Immigrant to Isle of Wight County, Virginia, 1642, p. 83
  3. [S509] Headly, Robert K.; compiler, Married Well and Aften: Marriages of the Northern Neck of Virginia, 1649-1800: Ancestry, Url: www.ancestry.com, Site Date: 2008, p. 49

Thomas Martin1

M, #4085, d. 1727

Family: Catherine Newton (d. about 1761)

DaughterElizabeth Martin

Biography

Thomas Martin and Catherine Newton were married.1,2 Thomas Martin died in 1727.3
Last Edited16 November 2008

Citations

  1. [S510] Dorman, John Frederick, Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia 1607-1624/5, Volume 3, 4th edition, v. 1, 223.
  2. [S506] Brent, Chester Horton, The Descendants of Hugh Brent Immigrant to Isle of Wight County, Virginia, 1642, p. 62
  3. [S510] Dorman, John Frederick, Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia 1607-1624/5, Volume 3, 4th edition, v. 1, 223. His wil was written and proved in 1727.

Elizabeth Maxwell1

F, #4087

Parents

Last Edited22 November 2016

Citations

  1. [S516] Lancaster County, Virginia, Will Book, Vol. 20,, FHL, Film 0032137 Item 2, 118-119

John Maxwell1,2

M, #4088

Biography

John Maxwell and Frances Brent were married on 16 February 1775 in Lancaster County, Virginia.2,3,4
Last Edited22 November 2016

Citations

  1. [S513] Lee, Ida J, Lancaster County, Virginia, Wills 6153-1800, p. 24, Hugh Brent, Will 27 Jan. 1778
  2. [S506] Brent, Chester Horton, The Descendants of Hugh Brent Immigrant to Isle of Wight County, Virginia, 1642, p. 82
  3. [S508] Nottingham, Stratton; compiler, The Marriage License Bonds of Lancaster County, Virginia from 1701 to 1848, p. 51
  4. [S516] Lancaster County, Virginia, Will Book, Vol. 20,, FHL, Film 0032137 Item 2, 118-119

Elizabeth Morris1

F, #4091, d. about 1770

Biography

Elizabeth Morris and Hugh Brent were married on 30 September 1726 in Lancaster County, Virginia.2 Elizabeth Morris died about 1770.3
Elizabeth was the executrix of the will of her husband Hugh Brent 26 October 1748 Lancaster County, Virginia.4 She signed a will on 24 November 1762 in Lancaster County, Virginia. In the name of God, Amen I Elizabeth Brent of the Parish of Christ Church & County of Lancaster being sick in Body but in perfect sense & Memory do make & Order this my Last Will & Testament in manner & form as Followath, first I Commit my Body to the earth from whence it came & my Soul into the Hands of almighty God hoping to find Forgiveness for all my sins and as to what Worldly Estate it hath pleased Almighty God to b__ me with I give & bequeath in Manner & form as Followeth.
I give and bequeath to my loving Daughter Anne Brent all my Estate of what kind soever to her & her Heirs forever My Desire is that my Estate as __ not be appraided & likewise appoint my Neighbor Hugh Brent whole and Sole Executor of this my last Will & Testament To witness whereof I have set my Hand & Seal this 24th day of November 1762.
Seald & Signd                               Elizabeth Brent [her mark] [seal]
In Presence of
Elliner Horton [her mark]
Elizabeth Fo__
Hugh Brent

At a Court held in Lancaster County in the 19th Day of July 1770 tyis Will was proved in Court by Oath of Hugh Brent

Lancaster County, Virginia will book 20:2.
Transcribed by Barbara Shroyer, 29 September 2008 from FHL microfilm 0032137 Item 2.5
She had an estate probated on 19 July 1770 in Lancaster County, Virginia.5
Last Edited1 September 2014

Citations

  1. [S506] Brent, Chester Horton, The Descendants of Hugh Brent Immigrant to Isle of Wight County, Virginia, 1642, p. 38
  2. [S702] Family Search: Virginia Marriages 1785-1940, database, http://www.familysearch.org, Hugh Brent and Eliza. Morris, 30 September 1726, Lancaster County, Virginia
  3. [S506] Brent, Chester Horton, The Descendants of Hugh Brent Immigrant to Isle of Wight County, Virginia, 1642, p. 40
  4. [S506] Brent, Chester Horton, The Descendants of Hugh Brent Immigrant to Isle of Wight County, Virginia, 1642, pp. 41-43, transcription of 1748 Will of Hugh Brent
  5. [S516] Lancaster County, Virginia, Will Book, Vol. 20,, FHL, Film 0032137 Item 2, 2, Will of Elizabeth Brent

Anne Newsum1

F, #4093

Parents

Family: Jesse Chilton (d. about 1794)

DaughterAnn Chilton+ (d. about 1818)
SonJesse Chilton+ (d. 1811)
DaughterAlice Chilton
SonCyrus Chilton

Biography

Anne Newsum and Jesse Chilton were married on 19 November 1767 in Lancaster County, Virginia.2,3
She and her sister inherited property from her father Robert Newsum because he had no sons.4 Jesse and Anne deeded property to William Chilton on 18 December 1770 in Lancaster County, Virginia. This land had been inherited by Anne Newsum and her sister Jemima from their father Robert Newsum jr. who died "without male heir". Robert Newsum jr. had inherited the property from his father Robert Newsum. Jemima and her husband Edward Blakemore still held her portion of the property4 Jesse and Anne were deeded back the property by William on 20 March 1771 in Lancaster County, Virginia.5 Jesse and Anne deeded their property which Ann had inherited from her father to their son Jesse jr on 16 September 1784 in Lancester County, Virginia.5
Last Edited22 November 2016

Citations

  1. [S509] Headly, Robert K.; compiler, Married Well and Aften: Marriages of the Northern Neck of Virginia, 1649-1800: Ancestry, Url: www.ancestry.com, Site Date: 2008, p. 50
  2. [S509] Headly, Robert K.; compiler, Married Well and Aften: Marriages of the Northern Neck of Virginia, 1649-1800: Ancestry, Url: www.ancestry.com, Site Date: 2008, p. 73
  3. [S680] Family Search: Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940, database, www.familysearch.org, Jesse Chilton and Ann Smith, 19 November 1767, Lancaster County
  4. [S515] Lancaster County, Virginia Deed and will book, vol. 19, Film Number: 0032137 Item 1, 10-11, deed Jesse and Ann Chilton to William Chilton
  5. [S2179] The Virginia Genealogist, John Frederick Dorman, "The Chilton Families of Maryland and Virginia ," (#2, pp. 24-26 vol. 12 ).

Jemima Newsum1

F, #4094

Parents

Biography

Jemima Newsum and Edward Blakemore were married on 9 November 1750 in Lancaster County, Virginia.2,1,3
She and her sister Anne inherited property from their father Robert Newsum because he had no sons.1
Last Edited22 November 2016

Citations

  1. [S515] Lancaster County, Virginia Deed and will book, vol. 19, Film Number: 0032137 Item 1, 10-11, deed Jesse and Ann Chilton to William Chilton
  2. [S509] Headly, Robert K.; compiler, Married Well and Aften: Marriages of the Northern Neck of Virginia, 1649-1800: Ancestry, Url: www.ancestry.com, Site Date: 2008, p. 42
  3. [S508] Nottingham, Stratton; compiler, The Marriage License Bonds of Lancaster County, Virginia from 1701 to 1848, p. 5

Robert Newsum1

M, #4095

Parents

FatherRobert Newsum (d. about 1744)

Family: Judith Towles

DaughterAnne Newsum+
DaughterJemima Newsum

Biography

Robert Newsum and Judith Towles were married about 1735.2,3 Robert Newsum and Behethland Newton were married on 25 October 1738 in Lancaster County, Virginia.4,5
He had no sons and his property was inherited by his daughters Anne and Jemima ...1
Last Edited22 November 2016

Citations

  1. [S515] Lancaster County, Virginia Deed and will book, vol. 19, Film Number: 0032137 Item 1, 10-11, deed Jesse and Ann Chilton to William Chilton
  2. [S2186] Robert K. Headly, Married Well and Aften: Marriages of the Northern Neck of Virginia, 1649-1800, p. 262, Robert Newsom and [Judith] Towles, between 12 June 1734 and 15 December 1735.
  3. [S2177] Virginia. Lancaster, Will books, 13: 23, Ann Towles; FHL microfilm
  4. [S2180] Ida J. Lee, Lancaster, Virginia Marriage Bonds 1652 - 1850, p. 46, Robt. Newsome jr. and Behethland Jones.
  5. [S2186] Robert K. Headly, Married Well and Aften: Marriages of the Northern Neck of Virginia, 1649-1800, p. 262, Robert Newsom jr. and Behethelem Jones, 25 October 1738.

Robert Newsum1

M, #4096, d. about 1744

Biography

Robert Newsum was married. He died about 1744.2
He had an estate probated on 9 March 1744 in Lancaster County, Virginia.2
Last Edited19 July 2015

Citations

  1. [S515] Lancaster County, Virginia Deed and will book, vol. 19, Film Number: 0032137 Item 1, 10-11, deed Jesse and Ann Chilton to William Chilton
  2. [S536] Lancaster County, Virginia Will Book, vol. 14, FHL, Film: 0032134 Item 3, Robert Neasum, pp. 9-10

Behethland Newton1

F, #4097

Parents

FatherThomas Newton (b. 1678, d. 1727)
MotherElizabeth Storke (b. 1687, d. April 1759)

Biography

Behethland Newton and Robert Newsum were married on 25 October 1738 in Lancaster County, Virginia.2,3
Last Edited22 November 2016

Citations

  1. [S507] Ancestry.com: Westmoreland County, Virginia Wills, 1654-1800, database, :Ancestry.com, www.ancestry.com, Capt. Thomas Newton, will 26 August 1727
  2. [S2180] Ida J. Lee, Lancaster, Virginia Marriage Bonds 1652 - 1850, p. 46, Robt. Newsome jr. and Behethland Jones.
  3. [S2186] Robert K. Headly, Married Well and Aften: Marriages of the Northern Neck of Virginia, 1649-1800, p. 262, Robert Newsom jr. and Behethelem Jones, 25 October 1738.

Catherine Newton1

F, #4099, d. about 1761

Parents

FatherThomas Newton (b. 1678, d. 1727)
MotherElizabeth Storke (b. 1687, d. April 1759)

Family 1: Thomas Martin (d. 1727)

DaughterElizabeth Martin

Family 2: James Brent (d. 1750)

DaughterBeheathland Brent
DaughterEleanor Brent
SonJohn Brent (d. 1781)
DaughterLucy Brent
DaughterSarah Brent (d. 1778)
SonStockley Brent (d. 1765)
SonWilloughby Brent
SonHugh Brent+ (b. about 1728, d. 7 February 1778)

Biography

Catherine Newton and Thomas Martin were married.2,1 Catherine Newton and James Brent were married on 26 July 1727 in Lancaster County, Virginia.1,3 Catherine Newton died about 1761.4
Catherine was the executrix of the will of her husband James Brent 19 April 1750 Lancaster County, Virginia. His widow, Catherine Newton, was named sole executrix and was directed by the will to divide the estate among his children upon her remarriage or death. The children were not named in the will.5 She signed a will on 6 September 1760 in Lancaster County, Virginia.4 She had an estate probated on 20 February 1761 in Lancaster County, Virginia.4
Last Edited15 May 2018

Citations

  1. [S506] Brent, Chester Horton, The Descendants of Hugh Brent Immigrant to Isle of Wight County, Virginia, 1642, p. 62
  2. [S510] Dorman, John Frederick, Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia 1607-1624/5, Volume 3, 4th edition, v. 1, 223.
  3. [S702] Family Search: Virginia Marriages 1785-1940, database, http://www.familysearch.org, James Brent and Catherine Martin, 26 July 1727, Lancaster County, Virginia
  4. [S537] Lancaster County, Virginia Deed and will Book, vol. 16, FHL, Film Number: 0032135 Item 2, 123-124, Will of Catherine Brent
  5. [S536] Lancaster County, Virginia Will Book, vol. 14, FHL, Film: 0032134 Item 3, 281, Will of James Brent

Elizabeth Newton1

F, #4100

Parents

FatherThomas Newton (b. 1678, d. 1727)
MotherElizabeth Storke (b. 1687, d. April 1759)

Biography

Elizabeth Newton and William Keene were married.2,3 Elizabeth Newton and John Waulhope were married.4,3
Last Edited22 November 2016

Citations

  1. [S507] Ancestry.com: Westmoreland County, Virginia Wills, 1654-1800, database, :Ancestry.com, www.ancestry.com, Capt. Thomas Newton, will 26 August 1727
  2. [S509] Headly, Robert K.; compiler, Married Well and Aften: Marriages of the Northern Neck of Virginia, 1649-1800: Ancestry, Url: www.ancestry.com, Site Date: 2008, p. 209 William Keene and Elizabeth Newton
  3. [S510] Dorman, John Frederick, Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia 1607-1624/5, Volume 3, 4th edition, v. 1, 224
  4. [S507] Ancestry.com: Westmoreland County, Virginia Wills, 1654-1800, database, :Ancestry.com, www.ancestry.com, Capt. Thomas Newton will 26 August 1727