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  • ID: I111623
  • Name: Richard Bracewell
  • Given Name: Richard
  • Surname: Bracewell
  • Prefix: Rev.
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: Abt 1649 in England Or Isle Of Wright, Virginia 1
  • Death: Aft 28 Jan 1725 in Isle Of Wight Co., Virginia 1 2
  • Will: 28 Jan 1725 Isle Of Wight Co., Virginia, Will Book 2, P. 174
  • _UID: 7F7CAF8C104E344F9143EF9BF62ABBF9498E
  • Change Date: 8 Mar 2008
  • Note:
    Richard's will was dated 28 Jan. 1724/25 and witnessed by Edward POWERS, Sr. and Edward POWERS, Jr. He gave 10 sheep to each of his sons and daughters: Richard, Robert, Valentine,Jacob, John, Mariah MURPHY, Ann STRICKLAND, and Jane WILLIAMS. His granddaughter, Susannah BRASWELL received a cow and the rest of the estate was left to wife, Sarah. His executor was his wife, Sarah.
    Richard identified himself as the son of Robert BRASWELL,"Clerk," in a deed of 9 Oct. 1674. He and wife, Sarah, sold toThomas GREEN 300 of the 400 acres he received by deed of gift from his father on 16 Jan.1660. On 9 Aug. 1681, Richard and Sarah sold 2 acres to WilliamWEST. They were in Nansemond Co. to acknowledge the deed which was witnessed by Arthur JONES, John PITT, and Thomas PITT.

    VIRGINIA LAND GRANTS, VOLUME 6, PAGE 310 VIRGINIA STATE LIBRARY, RICHMOND: LAND OFFICE RECORDS, MICROFILM REEL 6 (transcribed by Carey Braswell] To all Cr.ns Whereas &c Now Know yee that I...William Berkeley Knt Goverr &c give and grant unto Mr ROBERT BRACEWELL Eight hundred Acres of Land in ye upper parrish of Nansimond County, begining at a marked white oake, and so Runing West North West 320 pools to a mked pine Standing in a pocosson, and soe South South West 400 pools to a marked white oake and soe East South East 320 pools to a marked red oake and soe north north East 400 pools (on ye mile end of ?) his owne Land & JAMES LONGS Land to ye first Station the said Land being due by and for ye Transport of Sixteen prsons &c to have and to hold & yeilding and paying &c Provided &c Dated this 22nd day of Aprill 1670 MARY GREENE THO. MEKINS WM. CROACH. HUMP. THORNE WM. MINGAY PETER GREGORY RICH. ROBERTS CHARLES GRIGSON MARG. RAYSON JNO. THORNAPE(?) WM. JONES ROBT. BEST HUGH GREEN ABR. KIMBERLY JNO. DAVYS DOROT. PARSONS


    Maloney, Hendrick & Others - J. H. Maloney






    Marriage 1 Sarah <Sampson> b: 16 Jan 1653 in Isle Of Wight Co., Virginia
    • Married: 16 Jan 1673 in Isle Of Wight Co., Virginia 3
    • Change Date: 14 Aug 2010
    Children
    1. Has No Children Richard Braswell b: 1672
    2. Has No Children Robert Braswell b: 1674 in Isle Of Wight Co., Virginia
    3. Has No Children William Braswell b: 1676 in Isle Of Wight Co., Virginia
    4. Has No Children Martha Braswell b: 1678 in Isle Of Wight Co., Virginia
    5. Has No Children Valentine Braswell b: 1680 in Isle Of Wight Co., Virginia
    6. Has No Children Ann Bracewell b: 1682 in Isle Of Wight Co., Virginia
    7. Has No Children Jane Braswell b: 1686 in Isle Of Wight Co., Virginia
    8. Has No Children Jacob Braswell b: 1686 in Isle Of Wight Co., Virginia
    9. Has No Children John Braswell b: 1688 in Isle Of Wight Co., Virginia

    Sources:
    1. Abbrev: Genealogy of the Ancestors of (Rev) Robert Braswel
      Title: Eunice H. Young, Genealogy of the Ancestors of (Rev) Robert Braswell (Braswell Branches, Vol. IX, Issue 3, Summer 2000)
      Note:
      Call number:
    2. Abbrev: GEDCOM file imported on 6 Mar 2008
      Title: GEDCOM file. Created on 03 May 2005. Imported on 6 Mar 2008.
    3. Abbrev: Moore, Wright, Hosey, DePriest, Strickland
      Title: Art Moore, Moore, Wright, Hosey, DePriest, Strickland (ancestry.com)
      Note:
      Call number:

      Art Moore artmoore@email.com
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