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      6562. Captian Robert Shearer, born Abt. 1650 in Isle of Wright VA; died 1727. He was the son of 13122. SR. John Shearer and 13123. ? Parnell. He married 6563. Elizabeth.

      6563. Elizabeth

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Robert Shearer's will was made October 27, 1727 in Bertie County, Chowan Precinct,
North Carolina, and provided "although sick and weak in body...", Further, ... "to sons,
Robert and Arthur Shearer - plat of land on the Little Swamp containing 300 acres. Son
John Shearer - 100 acres called the Poynt land. To Shearer - (torn) - plantation where I
now live which I purchased of John Blackburn. Son William Shearer, plantation where
I now live with 200 acres, etc." Subsequent deeds and wills indicate the missing son,
was Benjamin who married Patience McKinnie. His will was made on June 5, 1759,
and authorized "my brothers William Sherrod and John Sherrod, trustees of my estate."
Further "to son, Benjamin Sherrod, land in Northampton which I purchased of William
Hurst being 50 acres with all my fishing ground and his choice of my negroes, 1 iron
pot, 1bed, etc. When he arrives at age 21." In those days an iron pot was a valuable
commodity. Robert's family lived on Kirby Creek in Northampton County for a while
before moving on across Roanoke River to Halifax County.

More About Captian Robert Shearer:
Name 2: Robert Sherrod

     
Child of Captian Shearer and Elizabeth is:
  3281 i.   Susannah Shearer, married John Dew Jr.


      8096. John Hewish, born 1594 in Donyford, St. Decumans Parish, co. Somerset, England; died November 02, 1627 in Donyford, St. Decumans Parish, co. Somerset, England. He was the son of 16192. William Hewes and 16193. Elizabeth Morgan. He married 8097. Joanna Mauninge (Manning) 1620 in Hackland, Culcumpton, co. Devon, England.

      8097. Joanna Mauninge (Manning), born Abt. 1600 in Hackland, Culcumpton, co. Devon, England; died April 16, 1649 in Donyford, St. Decumans Parish, co. Somerset, England. She was the daughter of 16194. John Mauninge (Manning)* and 16195. Dorothy Strangeways*.
     
Child of John Hewish and Joanna (Manning) is:
  4048 i.   William Hewes, born 1635 in St. Pauls Parish, Shadwell, London, co. Middlesex, England; died October 19, 1698 in Chichester Twp., Chester Co., Pennsylvania, English Colony; married Deborah Pedrick August 05, 1651.


      8100. Edward Bezer, born Abt. 1624 in Bishop Canning, Rowde, Wiltshire, England; died September 08, 1664 in Near Marlborough, England. He was the son of 16200. Edward Burcher and 16201. Dorothey Saint John. He married 8101. Jean or Jane Lawrence November 21, 1631 in Bishops Canning, Wiltshire, England.

      8101. Jean or Jane Lawrence, born Abt. 1626 in Bishop Canning, Rowde, Wiltshire, England; died 1684 in Bishop Canning, Rowde, Wiltshire, England.

Notes for Edward Bezer:
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Note: Will is dated Sep 3 1664 and probated at London, England on Nov 9 1664. He left his wife, Jeane, L10 and "all household goods except that feather bed and bedstead whereon I now lay with one bolster, two pillows, one paire of sheets, one paire of blanketts, [and] one white rugge which I give to my Executor ." His will also names his daughter in law, Elizabeth Sloper; daughter in law, Mary Lawrence; son Edward Bezer; daughter Frances Bezer; dauther Elizabeth Bezer; son William; John Bezer my son.

     
Children of Edward Bezer and Jean Lawrence are:
  i.   Mary Bezer
  ii.   John Bezer, born 1641.
  4050 iii.   Edward Bezer, born January 01, 1640/41 in Rowde, Wiltshire, England; died 1688 in Chichester Twp., Chester Co., Pennsylvania; married Ann Fry August 28, 1664 in Bishop's Canning, Rowde, Wiltshire, England.
  iv.   Frances Bezer, born 1645.
  v.   Elizabeth Bezer, born 1646.
  vi.   William Bezer, born 1650.


      8102. John Fry, born Bet. 1608 - 1609 in Blacklands, Wiltshire, England; died Bet. 1656 - 1657 in Blacklands, Wiltshire, England. He was the son of 16204. William Fry and 16205. Millicent Swayne. He married 8103. Anna Lindsay Abt. 1631 in Weymouth/Poole, co. Dorset, England.

      8103. Anna Lindsay, born Abt. 1613 in Weymouth/Poole, co. Dorset, England; died 1666 in Blacklands, Wiltshire, England. She was the daughter of 16206. Edward Lindsay and 16207. Unknown.
     
Children of John Fry and Anna Lindsay are:
  i.   Thomas Fry, born 1632 in Yarte, Devon, England; died June 11, 1704 in New Port, Newport, R.i.
  ii.   Stephen Fry, born Abt. 1634 in Of, Bursey/stubhampt, Dorset, England.
  iii.   James Fry, born Abt. 1634 in Of, Bursey/stubhampt, Dorset, England; died Bet. 1709 - 1710.
  iv.   Joseph Fry, born Abt. 1638 in Of, Bursey/stubhampt, Dorset, England.
  v.   Mary Fry, born Abt. 1640 in Of, Bursey/stubhampt, Dorset, England.
  vi.   Elizabeth Margaret Martha Fry, born Abt. 1642 in Of, Bursey/stubhampt, Dorset, England.
  4051 vii.   Ann Fry, born 1642 in Bursey/Stubhampt, Dorset, England; died Unknown in ? Netherbury, co. Dorset, England; married (1) John Seymour; married (2) Edward Bezer August 28, 1664 in Bishop's Canning, Rowde, Wiltshire, England.


      8104. Thomas Withers, born Abt. 1591 in <Of Bishops, Cannings, Wiltshire, England>; died Unknown. He married 8105. Mary Sloper November 18, 1615 in Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, England.

      8105. Mary Sloper, born Abt. 1595 in Of Bishops, Cannings, Wiltshire, England; died Unknown. She was the daughter of 16210. Thomas Sloper and 16211. Mary.
     
Children of Thomas Withers and Mary Sloper are:
  i.   Alice Withers, born Abt. 1616 in Of Bishops, Cannings, Wiltshire, England.
  ii.   Mary Withers, born 1621.
  iii.   Thomas Withers, born 1624.
  iv.   Robert Withers, born 1626.
  v.   John Withers, born 1629.
  vi.   Ralph Withers, born 1631.
  vii.   Susanna Withers, born 1633.
  4052 viii.   William Withers, born 1637 in Bishops Canning, Wiltshire, England; died September 08, 1664 in near Marlborough, England; married Jane Tarrant November 01, 1658 in Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, England.


      8106. Robert Tarrant, born Abt. 1604 in <Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, England>. He married 8107. Jone Sloper March 08, 1629/30 in Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, England.

      8107. Jone Sloper, born 1607; died in Bromham, Wiltshire, England. She was the daughter of 16210. Thomas Sloper and 16211. Mary.
     
Children of Robert Tarrant and Jone Sloper are:
  i.   Martha Tarrant, born 1636.
  ii.   Mary Tarrant, born 1640.
  iii.   Sarah Tarrant, born Abt. 1641.
  4053 iv.   Jane Tarrant, born 1644 in Bishops, Cannings, England; married William Withers November 01, 1658 in Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, England.
  v.   Robert Tarrant, born Abt. 1646 in <Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, England>; died Bet. 1677 - 1678.
  vi.   Joyce Tarrant, born Abt. 1648 in <Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, England>.
  vii.   Grace Tarrant, born Abt. 1650 in <Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, England>.
  viii.   Richard Tarrant, born Abt. 1652 in <Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, England>.


      8144. Thomas Dutton, born December 14, 1606 in Overton Cheshire,England; died July 24, 1653 in Overton,Cheshire,England. He was the son of 16288. Hugh Dutton and 16289. Dorothy Smith. He married 8145. Mary Renny September 16, 1624.

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