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INDEX OF INDIVIDUALS
FAMILY TREE WHITE
FAMILY TREE BROOKE
|Captain William Young
||see FAMILY TREE
||Not yet 21 at the time of his father's will written Nov. 30,
|Married: Abt 1697
|Died: 1718 Essex Co., VA
1. William Young b. Bef. 1699
2. Elizabeth Young
3. Henry Young b. Bef. 1700
4. Mary Young b. Abt 1709
5. Kate Young b. Abt 1712
6. John Young
b. Abt 1715
7. Williamson Young b. 1719
|William Young, Ruth Covington and Leon Hill gave a bond for
being guardians of Frances Williamson, orphan of Henry Williamson, on the
20th day of August,.1702
||Deed and Will Bk #10, Essex Co., VA pg 118
WILL abstract from Essex County, Virginia Records 1717-1722
Abstracted and Compiled by John Frederick Dorman. 1959
Will of William Younge of Essex County, So., Farnham Parrish, being sick and
weak in body, dated 19 Dec. 1718.
My track or dividend of land whearon I now live be
equally divided between my two sons William Younge and Henry Younge beginning at
the small hickories on Rappanhanock River side in a neck of woodland ground over
a small creek
my dwelling house and quarter standing at the head of the said neck and so along
a line of marked trees made and marked by me (before Richd,. Bush, Richd.
Carder, John Coutance and John Ewing) to the abovesaid creake to the head line
of the said dividend of 398 acres, being formerly granted to Henry Soanes.
The one moiety or equal part whereon my house I now live in stands I give to my
son William Younge, the other part to my son Henry Younge, not debarring my wife
of her right of dower.
My dear and loving wife Katharine Younge, the best bead
and furniture in my house and 5 sterling.
All my Negroes and my personall estate be appraised by
three honest men chosen by my executors.
My son John Younge shall have all that tract or
dividend of land which was bequeathed unto me by James Marsh, deceased.
After my Negroes and personall estate is appraised it
be equally divided between my wife (she having her legasie first paid) and six
children named William Younge, Elizabeth Younge, Henry Younge, Mary Younge, Kate
Young and John Younge, my wife to enjoy her part dureing her naturall life and
then to be equally divided amongst my six children.
The child which my wife is now bigg with if it should
be a male child, all that tract or divident of land which I bought of William
Smith being 156 acres joyning unto my land, but in case it should be a female
then to be equally divided between my two sons William Young and Henry Younge.
My wife keep the children and their estates untill they
come to age to take their own estates.
My loving wife executrix and my son William Younge and
my son Henry Younge executors.
Unto my cozen Richard Carter my horse named Wanton.
Wit: Benja. Morris, John Hayes, John Goare, Richd.
17 March 1718 (1719). Presented in Court by
Katherine Young. Proved by Benja. Morris, John Hayes and Richd. Carter.
Capt. Wm. Young. Inventory. 29 May and 6 June 1719. Made
pursuant to order of 20 May 1719. Presented by Madam Catherine Young.
Total valuation 1170.5.7 including 25 Negroes valued at 637 pounds.
Signed by Catherine (X) Young. Leo. Hill
Isaac Webb Pr. Godfrey
18 Aug. 1719. Returned.