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Mary Bristow (Goodloe)

Also Known As: "Polly Carter"
Birthplace: Middlesex, Virginia, United States
Death: Died in Middlesex County, Virginia
Immediate Family:

Daughter of George Goodloe and Mary Goodloe
Wife of William Carter, Il and John Bristow
Mother of Elizabeth Daniel; George Carter, Sr.; Ann Daniel; John Carter; Penelope Carter and 8 others
Sister of Henry Goodloe; Infant Goodloe; Elizabeth Goodloe; Jane Goodloe; Catherine Goodloe and 1 other

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About Mary Bristow

After William Carter Sr. died, Mary (Goodloe) Carter married John Bristow.

3 children listed:

  • Jedediah Bristow m/Catherine Thompson & Eleanor _?__;
  • Mary Bristow married Christopher Ammon; and
  • Ann Bristow.

The marriages also are listed in the christ Church Parish Register records.


of Mary Bristow 2 April 1741:

In the name of God Amen. I Mary Bristow of the County of Middlesex being in perfect sence and memory do make this my Last Will and Testament in manner Following. First that all my Debts be paid. Item I give unto my Daughter Mary Auman [?] two negro girls named Janey and Lettey to her and her heirs forever. Item I give unto my grandson William Daniel my Best Bed and Furniture belonging to it Item I give unto my son Jedediah Bristow all the Rest of my Estate both Real and personal to him and his heirs for Ever. And I do Constitute and appoint him the said Jedediah Bristow Executor to this my Last Will. In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this Second day of April 1741.

Signed Sealed published and

declared to be my last Will in

the presence of...................... Mary Bristow

James Campbell hand and seal

John Price

his mark

Mary Carter

her mark

In a Court held for Middlesex County on Tuesday the 6th day of November 1744

This Will was proved by the oath of James Campbell, one of the Witnesses thereto and Ordered to be recorded.

And the within named Jedediah Bristow having taken the oath of an Exer. Certificate is granted him for obtaining a probate in due form.

Seal Tho: Price CMC

Truly Recorded Test Tho. Price -------------------- Not sure if married in 1709 or 1710

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Mary Bristow's Timeline

Middlesex, Virginia, United States
June 6, 1686
Age 14
Christ Church, Middlesex, Virginia, USA
July 2, 1691
Age 19
Middlesex, Virginia
April 22, 1692
Age 20
Christ Church Parish, Middlesex, Virginia
July 15, 1694
Age 22
Christ Church, Middlesex, Virginia, USA
October 10, 1694
Age 22
Christ Church Parish, Middlesex, Virginia, USA
Age 24
Middlesex, Virginia
January 23, 1701
Age 29
Christ Church Parish, Middlesex, Virginia, USA
February 23, 1702
Age 30
Christ Church Parish, Middlesex, Virginia, USA
April 30, 1704
Age 32
Christ Church Parish, Middlesex, Virginia, USA