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Will of Thomas Stanton
- Will of Thomas Stanton being now sick and weak, dated 2 Oct. 1741
- My trusty friends George Whitley and Henry Field executors
- To my son Thos. Stanton my still and materials thereto belonging after my decease as also the large Bible
- To my son Wm. Stanton the grist mill with the plantation I now live on and all the land thereto belonging
- To my daughter Frances Delany the half of four hundred acres on the south side of Stanton's River
- To my daughter Sarah Stanton the other half of the said four hundred acres
- To my daughter Mary Stanton two hundred acres part of four hundred acres joining Francis Kirtley, William Eddins, &c.
- To my daughter Jean Stanton two hundred acres of land it being the upper part whereon George Simmons now lives including the said Simmons' plantation
- To my daughter Elizabeth Stanton two hundred acres of land lying on the south side of Stanton's River commonly known by the name of Guy Meeks
- To my son Wm. Stanton the remainder part lying on the north side being two hundred acres
- To my son Wm. Stanton the following Negros, vizt. Adam, Judy, Sam and Winnie, Ned and Will
- To my daughter Frances Delany molatto Harry as also my seal skin trunk.
- Wit: George Hume, Abraham Pierce, Thos. Stanton, Jr.
- [Source: Orange Co., VA Will Book I, 1735-1743 p. 177].
- Page 178 Bond of Henry Field, Robert Slaughter and Goodrich Lightfoot, Gent. unto Thos. Chew, justice. For 1000 pounds. 22 Oct 1741. Henry Field is executor of Thomas Stanton. Wit: Jonath. Gibson
Records in virginia
- G-506: William Staunton of Culpeper County, 684 acres in Culpeper County. Surv. Mr. George Hume. He possessed 400 acres granted Thomas Stanton dec'd. 26 June 1731. Resurv. includes surplus. Adj. Thomas & Lynn Stanton, on Stanton River. 25 May 1751. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, Gertrude E. Gray, pg. 48].
- H-110: Isaac Smith of Culpeper County, 390 acres in said County. Surv. Mr. George Hume. On Staunton iver, adj. David Jones dec'd, Robert Key, Thomas Stanton, dec'd. 15 Jan. 175_. [* Bottom of page - Frederick Co.]. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, Gertrude E. Gray, pg. 57].
- H-182: Isaac Smith of Culpeper County, 126 acres in said County. Surv. Mr. William Green. Adj. Thomas Staonton, dec'd, now William Stanton, Isaac Smith's land between Robinson & Stanton Rivers. 1 Aug. 1752. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, Gertrude E. Gray, pg. 61].
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Edmund West, comp. Family Data Collection - Births. (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2001.).
Birth date: 1689Birth place: Stafford, VA, USA
- ↑ Yates Publishing. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900. (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases. Originally, the information was deriv), Source number: 98.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: GBV.
Birth date: 1689Birth place: VIMarriage date: Marriage place: VI
- Ancestry Family Trees. (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.), Ancestry Family Trees.