William STANTON

Male 1726 - 1763  (37 years)


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  • Name William STANTON 
    Born 1726  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    AFN 314X-ZF 
    Land Office Grant 5 Jul 1748  Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 5 July 1748.
      Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311. Location: Orange County.
      Description: 100 acres in the Great Fork of Rappahannock River adjoining John Spotswood, George Hume &c.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants G, p. 99 (Reel 292).
      Original survey exists.
      Part of the index to recorded copies of land grants issued by the agents of the Fairfax Proprietary between 1690 and 1781 and by the Commonwealth between 1786 and 1874. Original and recorded surveys are also indexed when available. The collection is housed in the Archives at the Library of Virginia.
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    _UID 07EE79237791451AB3387CCBB2B61C0AB85D 
    Died 15 Dec 1763  Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1991  Clan Home Genealogy
    Last Modified 30 Aug 2004 

    Father Thomas STANTON,   b. 1689, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1741, Orange County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Sarah ROBINSON,   b. Abt 1699, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1745, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Married Abt 1713  Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1001  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Diana FIELD,   d. 16 Dec 1811, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Aft 1740 
    Children 
     1. Sarah STANTON,   b. 1848,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. William STANTON,   b. 1750, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1811, Culpeper County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2000 
    Family ID F998  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
    • William Stanton must of been a quite sort...For theres not much I haveran across yet to enter...William first appears in his father's will in1741,William would of been around 15 years of age. William inherited the"grist mill with the plantation I now live on and all hereto belonging",some other land and 6 negros William married Diana Field who was thedaughter of his gaurgian Henry Field Sr. William and Diana had only twochildren...William and Sarah.

      Abstracts Culpeper Co Court Records 1763-1764
      page 278- witness on road fro Joesph Edens
      page 560- Henry Field appointed as Administor of Estate
      page 467- January 19, 1764 Appraisment of Estate of William Stanton
      page 460-Diana Stanton widow of William relinquished her dower

      Virginia Co Records
      pg 517 William Stanton Gent as 1st Lt in said expedition commissiondated 1756

      William Stanton was killed on Aug 9th 1763 "Capt Stanton of the VaMilitia killed on Aug 9th by Indias at a fort above Pearsell's on theSouth Branch near Fort Cumberland"....New York Mercury,dated 29th August1763 ( Genealogical Abstracts from the 18th Century Virginia Newspaper pg320)

      Will book A pg 356 Culpeper Co Va William Stanton inventory of estate:

      39 hogs, 39 head of cattle , 1 black? , 1 black mare, 1 sorrel, 15 headof sheep, 1 negro fellow Robin, 1 negro winch Jean, 1 negro girl Judah, 1negro boy Jack, 1 negro winch Milly, 1 negro boy Jack, 1 negro boy Ben, 1negro girl Jenny 1 negro girl Phillis, 1 negro winch Nan, 1 negro fellowSam, 1 negro boy Tim, 1 negro boy Peter, 1 negro girl Hannah, 1 negro boyBen, 1 negro boy George, 1 negro winch Molly, 1 negro winch Judah, Bayhorse, 1 cart?, working tools,15 Hogs, bay horse, 1 negro fellow Dick,negros Sam, Harry, Winny, Joesph, 1 griststone, 1 doz plaits, 5 eartherndishes, 1 tea set ware,1 doz?, 4 dishes, 4 tin pans,2 ladles, 2 dozknives and forks,5 canisters, 8 bottles full of Stoney, parcel of woodenware, a parcel of lumber,a skillet, 2 tables, a case and bottles, aparcel of Jugs and pot,package of book cards, the grindstone, a pair ofdogs, 9 sides of leather, 3 mens saddles and saddle bags, 1 bed andfurniture, 3 beds, 3 pota and hooks, frying pan, 8 chairs, 1 desk, aparcel of books, a looking glass, a razor and stone, money seals andpocket compass, 1 brush and spectalkes, a parcel of ink pieces, 4 dozthimbles, 16 doz buttons, a pocket book, buttons and mohair,1 piece ofwhite linen, a remenant of brown Holland, a piece of mock tape, 2 piecesof Buck skin, 7 pr of white thread stockings, a remenant of calico, aparcel of Handkerchiefs,1 bell, table cloth, 1 bed and furniture, 1 bed.

      negros in this The first 10 inventory there is on deceased I admittedthem to be appraised, signed Henry Field dated Jan. 19th 1764.

      William died at the age of 37.
      Diana (Field) Stanton Died Dec 16, 1811 Culpeper Co Va...In her will shenames her son William and his children .

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