Ancestry of Lewis Edward Story

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  • ID: I18566
  • Name: Brewer Godwin
  • Sex: M
  • Title: Colonel
  • Birth: ABT 1732 in Isle Of Wight County, VA
  • Occupation: Sheriff, Isle of Wight County, VA 1776
  • Birth: ABT 1732
  • Note:
    Wills and Administrations of Isle of Wight County Virginia 1647-1800 B ook 1-3, Abstracted and Compiled by Blanche Adams Chapman, 1938

    Godwin, William: Leg.- daughter Ann; daughter Easther; wife Margaret ; son William; son Joseph; son George; daughter Sarah; daughter Hannah .
    Exs. wife,
    Col. Brewer Godwin,
    David Williams.
    D. Jan. 13, 1777. R. Jan. 1, 1778.
    Wit. Joseph Smith Jr., HezekiahHolladay, Mathew Whitfield
    Security. Tristram Norsworthy, Anthony Holladay. Page 478

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    Extracted by James T Story III March 2004

    Godwin, Edmund - Will signed January 1762, recorded July 1762
    ·to my wife (not named but see court record below)
    ·my son Edmund
    ·my son Jeremiah
    ·"while my son Jeremiah come to the age of twenty one years"
    ·"money to be equally divided between my three children viz. Edmund, E lizabeth and Milicent"
    ·my daughter Priscilla
    ·my son Brewer
    ·my son Hardy
    ·granddaughter Julia Pitt
    ·my daughter Millicent
    ·"constitute and ordain my wife and Arthur Applewhaite Executors"
    ·NOTE: Court recording of will in July 1762 gives the Executor's nam e as "Ann"

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    Extracted by James T. Story III 2003

    ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY, DEED BOOK 14 1755-1782

    (p.51) 4 Mar 1779 ? John Godwin
    and wife,
    Silva Godwin,
    of Newport Parish to Thomas King of the same ? 65 acres adjoining Joh n Bridger, Pitt Reynolds,
    Brewer Godwin,
    Pagan Creek and Oyster Shell Neck (being land John Godwin received a s Heir at Law at the death of his father).
    Wit: Richard West, John Gibbs and Ralph West.
    Rec: 4 Mar 1779
    Signed: John Godwin and Silva Godwin

    ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY, DEED BOOK 11 1761-1765

    (p.233) 30 Apr 1764 ? Charles Fulgham and wife, Ann Fulgham, to
    Brewer Godwin
    150 acres (being the land
    Ann Godwin
    bought when she was Ann Wilkinson
    from Anthony Covington Hollday).
    Rec: 3 May 1764
    Signed: Charles Fulgham and Ann Fulgham

    ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY, DEED BOOK 12 1765-1772

    (p.341) 3 Feb 1770 ? Deed of Gift of Ann Fulgham to
    Brewer Godwin, Sr.
    and Martha Reynolds and
    Brewer Godwin, Mary Godwin and Priscilla Godwin,
    children of the first named Brewer Godwin,
    for Love and Affection ? Slaves named Toney, Sam, Primus, Lowis plus s ome table silver (mention of Uncle Charles Fulgham and the silver bein g marked "I.B." and "T.A.B").
    Wit: William Morrison.
    Signed: Ann Fulgham

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    Extracted by James T. Story III 2003

    ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY, DEED BOOK 13 1772-1778

    (p.398) 7 Nov 1776 ? Bond of Brewer Godwin,
    Thomas Pierce and Tristram Norsworthy for
    Brewer Godwin as Sheriff.
    Rec: 7 Nov 1776
    Signed: Brewer Godwin,
    Thomas Pierce and Tristram Norsworthy.
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    Extracted by James T. Story III 2003

    ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY, DEED BOOK 14 1755-1782

    (p.51) 4 Mar 1779 ? John Godwin
    and wife,
    Silva Godwin,
    of Newport Parish to Thomas King of the same ? 65 acres adjoining Joh n Bridger, Pitt Reynolds,
    Brewer Godwin,
    Pagan Creek and Oyster Shell Neck (being land John Godwin received a s Heir at Law at the death of his father).
    Wit: Richard West, John Gibbs and Ralph West.
    Rec: 4 Mar 1779
    Signed: John Godwin and Silva Godwin
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    Extracted by James T. Story III Feb 2004

    Isle of Wight Virginia Deeds - LDS Tape 0032008 1782-1793

    Deed Book No. 15 1782-1786

    Godwin, Brewer and Hannah his wife
    To Ralph West - Apr il 1789
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    Extracted by James T. Story III Feb 2004

    Isle of Wight Virginia Deeds - LDS Tape 0032009 1791-1802

    Deed Book No. 17 1791-1796

    Godwin, Brewer and Hannah his wife
    To Josiah Godwi n - April 1795
    ·" Witnesseth that the said Brewer Godwin and Hannah his wife for th e natural love and affection which they bear to the said Josiah Godwi n their son"

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    Extracted by James T. Story III Feb 2004

    Isle of Wight Virginia Deeds - LDS Tape 0032009 1791-1802

    Deed Book No. 18 1796-1802

    Godwin, Brewer
    To Brewer Godwin Jun. - April 1799
    ·" in consideration of the natural love and affection which I bear t o my son Brewer Godwin Jun."

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    ID: I52350
    Name: Col. Brewer Godwin
    Sex: M
    Birth: in Nansemond County, Virginia
    Death: BET 1800 AND 1801

    Father: Edmond Godwin b: 1709 in Nansemond County, Virginia
    Mother: Ann Brewer b: in Isle of Wight County, Virginia

    Marriage 1 Hannah Wills
    Children
    Josiah Godwin
    Brewer Godwin b: in Nansemond County, Virginia




    Father: Edmund Godwin b: in Nansemond County, Va
    Mother: Ann Brewer b: ABT 1709

    Marriage 1 Ann Wilkinson b: ABT 1732

      Marriage 2 Hannah Wills b: ABT 1732
        Children
        1. Has Children Josiah Godwin b: ABT 1752
        2. Has Children Brewer Godwin Jr b: ABT 1754
        3. Has No Children Jonah Godwin b: ABT 1756
        4. Has No Children Polly Godwin b: ABT 1758
        5. Has Children John Godwin b: ABT 1762
        6. Has No Children Mary Godwin b: ABT 1764
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