James Branch (c.1666 - 1749) MP

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Birthplace: Henrico, Virginia
Death: Died in Chesterfield, Virginia
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About James Branch

He lived in Chester Field, Virginia, USA.

1666-fall of 1749 James lived in part of Henrico Co. which later became Chesterfield Co. in 1749 he owned 555 acres in Henrico in 1704. On April 2 1716 he purchased 100 acres of Kingsland from Thomas Turpin and his wife Obedience Branch and on 2 Nov.1726 he sold this tract to Henry Vanderhood. Mary wife of said James Branch relinquished by her right of dower.

Will

James Branch's will dated 19 August 1726 in Henrico and proved in Chesterfield Co. 5 August of 1749. Will Book 1 page 55 and 57 Daughters Frances, Elizabeth, Verlinch, Mary and Phoebe and son John Branch one shilling each. Residue of estate left to wife (not named) to dispose of as she sees fit. Witness Thomas Branch,Jr., William Branch, Matthew Branch. Estate appraised October 5 1749. The will of his wife Mary Branch of Chesterfield bears date of 28 November 1750. It mentions daughters Verlinche and Mary Branch, Phoebe Hill and to granddaughter Elizabeth Woolridge and to son John Branch, residue of estate and he is named executor.

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James Branch's Timeline

1666
1666
Henrico, Virginia
1695
1695
Age 29
Chesterfield, Virginia
1695
Age 29
Virginia, United States
1704
1704
Age 38
Chesterfield, Virginia
1705
1705
Age 39
Henrico,,Virginia,USA
1712
1712
Age 46
Chesterfield/Dinwiddie Charlotte County Virginia
1749
August, 1749
Age 83
Chesterfield, Virginia
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