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Descendants of Thomas (ssnu Va) Shirley

Generation No. 2


2. RICHARD (SSNU VA)2 SHIRLEY (THOMAS (SSNU VA)1) was born Bef. August 06, 1669 in St Stephens Parrish, Northumberland Co. Va, and died 1727. He married ANN (SHIRLEY) Abt. 1697 in Northumberland Co. Va.. She was born Abt. 1680, and died Bef. 1727.

Notes for R
ICHARD (SSNU VA) SHIRLEY:
Virginia Colonial Abstracts, Vol 1, "Northumberland County, VA Records of Births, 1661-1810", Beverley Fleet, Genealogical Publishing Company, Baltimore, MD, 1961. FHL Microfilm #0908178. P. 80
1669 Aug 6, Richard Shurley born to Thos christened Aug 6, 1669 St Stephens Parish

In 1690 his land adjoins Robt Luck & John Oldham. (There was a John Oldham in Westmoreland Co. VA and in Richmond Co. VA in 1707).

1696 March 17, 1696/7 The will of William Bashaw, dec'd, probated by Andrew Bashaw, Exor. Proved by Richard Shirley and William Dawson

1696 July 15,, 1696  Petition of Richard Shirley, probate to him of the last will and testament of Thomas Shirley, proved by Francis Billingham and James Gaynes.

1697 Mar 10, VA Northern Neck Land Grants: Richard SHERLEY 250 ac near King's Creek, Southwest of Chicacone River, adjacent Robert Such, John Oldham

1701 Feb 1, Thos Shurley born to Richard
Tho's Shurley Son to Rich'd Born Feb'y 1 1701

1701/2 13 Feb, John Adams to John Shirley- 60 acres, located on the left side of the main road from Cone Mill toward Quintenoake. One of the corners of this land is "the place which is called the marked hickory by the R.L. Roade, thence along a line of marked trees that parts the land of RICHARD SHIRLEY and this land."
In 1715 he sold land to Robt Harrison.. Appraiser was Richard Oldham.

1715. Order book 1713-1719 page 111 June 15, 1715 Richard Shirley having acknowledged a deed of indenture for land with ye livery and seizen theron, endorsed unto Robert Harrison and Anne Shieley, ye wife of ye said Richard, having relinquished her right of Dower to ye sd. land, on ye sd. Robert Harrison's motion the sd. deed is admitted to record. [Robert Harrison family lived Albermarle and Goochland Co. Va and then to Orange Co. NC.



More About R
ICHARD (SSNU VA) SHIRLEY:
Burial: 1727
     
Children of R
ICHARD SHIRLEY and ANN (SHIRLEY) are:
  i.   THOMAS ( SSNU VA)3 SHIRLEY, b. February 01, 1700/01, St Stephens Parrish, Northumberland Co. Va; d. Unknown; m. ELIZABETH (SHIRLEY); b. Abt. 1705; d. Unknown.
  Notes for THOMAS ( SSNU VA) SHIRLEY:
1734 May 15. THOMAS SHIRLEY and wife Elizabeth acknowledge deeds of lease and release to James
Oldham

  More About THOMAS ( SSNU VA) SHIRLEY:
Christening: December 19, 1700, Christ Church., Middlesex C. Va.

4. ii.   RICHARD (SSNU VA2) SHIRLEY, b. July 12, 1712, St Stephens Parrish, Northumberland Co. Va; d. Bef. 1775, Laurens Co., S.C..


3. JOHN (SSNU VA)2 SHIRLEY (THOMAS (SSNU VA)1) was born 1671 in St. Stephens Parish, Northumberland Co. Va., and died January 17, 1736/37 in St. Stephens Parish, Northumberland Co. Va.. He married JANE (SHIRLEY) Abt. 1706 in St. Stephens Parish, Northumberland Co. Va.. She was born Abt. 1685, and died Bef. 1735 in St. Stephens Parish Northumberland Co. Va..

Notes for J
OHN (SSNU VA) SHIRLEY:
1702 April 16, 1702 John Adams and Katherine, his wife, acknowledged a conveyance of 60 acres land unto John Shirley.

1705/6 March 12. William Grady of Stafford County to JOHN SHIRLEY of Northumberland- one moiety (half) of 100 acres located near the head of Coan River, said land first granted to Col. John Trussell and by him assigned to James Claughton, who assigned it to Robert Seck and John Coutanceau, who divided it. Coutanceau then sold his 50 acres to Henry Moseley, who sold it to Jos. Edmunds whose attorney sold it to John Oliver. Oliver died without heirs, and the land escheated and was bougth by Robert Wilson who had married Oliver's widow. They sold the land to Walter Grady, whose heir was the said William Grady. Said land located on King's Creek
Virginia Colonial Abstracts, Vol 1, "Northumberland County, VA Records of Births, 1661-1810", Beverley Fleet, Genealogical Publishing Company, Baltimore, MD, 1961. FHL Microfilm #0908178.
Ja's Shurley Son to Jo'n Born Feb'y 8 1712
Page 80
Ann Shurley Daug'r to Jo'n Born (1706) July 31 1706
Page 81
Dan'l Shurley Son To Jo'n Born March 24 1717

1737 Jan 17. Will of John SHIRLEY To my son John Shurley and lawfully begotten heirs of his body- my home plantation. To my son John Shurley- one feather bed and furniture.
To my son Daniel Shurley and the lawfully begotten heirs of his body- all my lands at the Coach Road adjoining to the lands of my brother, Richard Shurley, dec'd. To my son Daniel Shurley- one feather bed and furniture.
To my son Argaland Shurley- one Feather bed and furniture.
To my son Joseph -same..
To my daughter Grace- one feather bed and furniture.
To my daughter Elizabeth- one feather bed and furniture.
The rest of my estate to be divided equally between the above children.
Executor son John Shurley. Wit: John Foushee. Probated April 10, 1738

1738 May 4. Appraisement of the estate of John Shilrey, dec'd granted by the court by request of John Shirley, Jr. Exor. Recorded May 8 1738 including items: live stock, furniture, violin, tools...Appraisers: James Farned, Edward Barnes, Robert Clark, Jr.
[Updike work.FTW]

John Shirley b. ca.1671 St. Stephens Parrish, Northumberland Co. Va.., md (no wife mentioned in will) 17 jan 1737, probated 10 apr 1738, land mentioned as "Coach Road" adjoining the land of my brother Richard, dec'd ch: John Shirley Jr. the plantation, Daniel, Joseph, Grace, Elizabeth and Argeland; Ex, son John Shirley, wit John Foushee, ref. will bk. Parish reg. P. 79, 86

Order book 1729-1737 page 40 June 16 [year?], Upon petition of John Shurley setting forth that his land is in a convenient place for a Rowling house, it is the opinion of the Court that he have liberty to build and keep one according to the direction of the Act of Assembly in that case made and provided

More About J
OHN (SSNU VA) SHIRLEY:
Burial: January 1737/38, St. Stephens Parish, Northumberland Co. Va.

Notes for J
ANE (SHIRLEY):
Page 399
RICHARD DAVIS, 420 acs. Lancaster Co., 19 July 1662, p. 310, (426).
On W. of Coratoman Riv., 300 acs. towards Mongars Cr., granted to John Monger 29 July 1650; 120 acs. towards Morattico path & in N.W. line of the aforesd. tract.
Trans. of 9 pers: Tho. Joyner, Wm. Ward, Mary Farmer, Thos. Cartwright, Wm. Gulin (?), Tho. Wood, Jane Sherley, Kath Woold, James Coffer.

Marriage Notes for J
OHN SHIRLEY and JANE (SHIRLEY):
Wife's age Estimated by age of first child[79876a.FTW]

_STATMARRIED
     
Children of J
OHN SHIRLEY and JANE (SHIRLEY) are:
  i.   ANN3 SHIRLEY, b. July 31, 1706, Northumberland, Va; d. Bef. 1738.
  Notes for ANN SHIRLEY:
Ancestral File Number:<AFN> 1T6J-ZVX1709 Dec 10, 1709 Ann Shirley, under 16 years of age, daughter of John and Jane Shirley, received a bequest of clothing from (the will of ) Rebecca Price. Her will written Dec 12, 1709 by Friend Jacob Bayley, Wit: Christ. Neale, Jeremiah Greenham. Probated Dec 17, 1712.
Virginia Colonial Abstracts, Vol 1, "Northumberland County, VA Records of Births, 1661-1810", Beverley Fleet, Genealogical Publishing Company, Baltimore, MD, 1961. FHL Microfilm #0908178.
Ann Shurley Daug'r to Jo'n Born (1706) July 31 1706

  ii.   GRACE SHIRLEY, b. February 17, 1709/10, Northumberland, Va; d. Aft. 1737.
  Notes for GRACE SHIRLEY:
Ancestral File Number:<AFN> 1T6J-ZXC 1710 Feb 17, Grace Shurley born to Jo'n
Grace Shurley Daug'r To Do Born Feb'y 17 1710
1737 Jan 17. Will of John SHIRLEY To my daughter Grace- one feather bed and furniture.



  iii.   JAMES (SSNUVA2) SHIRLEY, b. February 08, 1711/12; d. 1815; m. JUDITH GARRIOTT, 1739.
  Notes for JAMES (SSNUVA2) SHIRLEY:
Virginia Colonial Abstracts, Vol 1, "Northumberland County, VA Records of Births, 1661-1810", Beverley Fleet, Genealogical Publishing Company, Baltimore, MD, 1961. FHL Microfilm #0908178.
Ja's Shurley Son to Jo'n Born Feb'y 8 1712

Notes from Culpepper C. Va.
http://www.rootsweb.com/~vaculpep/culp.htm (link to Culpeper Co. VA. GenWeb )

1758 Warrant to James Shirley, 106 acres on Hug's River, Indian Run on North side of a ridge of the Indian Thro'fare adjacent John McKenny/McKenzie (now Jonathon Pratt's). Chaincarrier: James Shierer and Daniel Campbell. Surveyor Richard Young. (from Ken Scislaw).

1760 Michael Clore of Culpeper county to my loving son Peter Clore. ...two tracts containing 446 acres in Brumfield Parish on the north side of the Robinson River, one of which Michael and Peter now lives...on the river...the other tract being part of land which Michael bought of Yowell...corner to Peter Clore...line of Yowell's. (s) John Michael Clore. wit: Matthew (J) Rouse, JAMES (x) SHIRLEY, Christopher (H) Criglar

21 Aug 1760 Proved by Matthew Rouse, JAMES SHIRLEY and Christopher Criglar. (info from Ken Scislaw)

1763 James Shirley of Culpeper Co., land from John Jones and Catherine his wife from New Kent Co. VA. 100 acres being part of a larger patent granted William Duff at the beginning point on the South side of Robinson River running down to the mouth of a larger branch called Quakers Run.

1765 On motion of Christopher Crigler, it is entered that James Shurley be appointed surveyor of road from Robinson River to a pine on Muddy Run.

1768 James Shirley, 106 acres on the head of Hughes River

November 1, 1771 James Shirley, 55 acres of waste land between 3 tracts lately belonging to Phillip Roots on the drains of Quaker Run, a branch of Robinson River; adjacent 2 pattons granted William Rush and Benjamin Walker, (now Root's), Thomas Philips, (now Root's). Chain carrier: Thomas Garret and James Sherley, Jr. Surveyor: Richard Young

1770-1773 Warrant to James Crow of Culpeper County between the two heads of Naked Creek, a branch of South River Shenandoah near foot of the Blue Ridge, also near the boundary line in Frederick Co, the same land James Shirley of Culpeper County entered in 1769 but did not renew. Surveyor: Richard Rigg. (this info sent by Ken Scislaw. This reference in Dunmore County Virginia).

Patriots of the Revolution James Shirley Pvt. Virginia Line P. 62

Tax Payers, 1782 - 1787 James Shirley

1782 James Shirley's slaves named: Cloe, Dick and Dinah

1789 James Shirley and Judith his wife of Culpeper Co. 2 1/2 acres to Daniel Mauk of Shenandoah County
James and Shirley and children were here. See branch # 21. Shirley Association

Public Service Claims, Rev. War James Shirley (Shurley), Court Booklet 1, page 50, 1 certificate



5. iv.   JOHN (SSNU VA2) SHIRLEY, b. February 08, 1711/12, St. Stephens Parish, Northumberland Co. Va.; d. March 30, 1742, St. Stephens Parish, Northumberland Co. Va..
  v.   JOSEPH (SSNUVA2) SHIRLEY, b. 1714; d. St. Stephens Parish, Northumberland Co. Va.; m. MARY (SHIRLEY).
  Notes for JOSEPH (SSNUVA2) SHIRLEY:
[Updike work.FTW]
Joseph Shirley, b. ca. 1714, not christened in St. Stephens Parish, however he was named in his father's will in 1738. He md. Mary and lived in St. Stephens parish, ref Fleet p. 90

6. vi.   DANIEL (SSNUVA) SHIRLEY, b. March 24, 1716/17, St. Stephens Parish, Northumberland Co. Va.; d. February 1768, Virginia.
  vii.   NEWMAN (SSNUVA2) SHIRLEY, b. February 11, 1718/19, Northumberland, Va; d. Bef. 1737.
  Notes for NEWMAN (SSNUVA2) SHIRLEY:
Newman Shurley Son To Do Born Feb'y 11 1719



  viii.   ELIZABETH SHIRLEY, b. 1720; d. Unknown.
  Notes for ELIZABETH SHIRLEY:
To my daughter Elizabeth- one feather bed and furniture. Will of Daniel Shirley

7. ix.   ARGELAND SHIRLEY, b. April 17, 1721, Northumberland, Va; d. Bef. 1787, Northumberland, Va..
  x.   MARY SHIRLEY, b. August 01, 1722, Northumberland, Va; d. Bef. 1737.
  Notes for MARY SHIRLEY:
Ancestral File Number:<AFN> 1T6K-01W
1722 Aug 1, Mary Shurley born to Jo'n




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