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Elizabeth Cockrell (Presley)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: St Stephens Parish, Northumberland, Virginia, United States
Death: May 20, 1719 (47)
St Stephens Par, Northumberland, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Peter Presley, Jr. and Elizabeth Conway
Wife of Ebenezer Saunders and John Cockrell
Mother of Edward Saunders; John Cockerill; Thomas Cockrell; Presley Cockrell; Peter Cockerill and 2 others
Sister of Martha Elizabeth (Presley) Cox; Jane Thornton; Ursula Ransdell; Mary Cox; Mildred (Presley) Cleveland and 1 other
Half sister of Posthumous Child Conway

Occupation: MARRIED JOHN Cockrell 1793
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About Elizabeth Cockrell

Not the same as Elizabeth King


Daughter of Peter Presley d 1693 & Elizabeth Thompson. Married 1) Ebenezer Sanders 2) John Cockerill

Wills & Administrations 1713-49, p. 42:

  • WILL OF ELIZABETH COCKARILL of St. Stephens Parish
  • Son: Presly Cockarell, and my daughter Hannah Cockarell - all
  • my land lying in "COAN" to be equally divided between them. If my
  • son Presly should die without lawfull heirs of his body, then my
  • land to go to my daughter Hannah Cockarell. If my daughter Hannah
  • Cockarill should die without lawful begotten heir of her body, then
  • I give my land to my son Presly Cockarell. Son-in-law Charles
  • Nelms, son Presly Cockarell and daughter Hannah Cockarell - all my
  • land lying in "Yeccomico," to be divided equally between them.
  • Son Presly Cockarell and daughter Hannah Cockarell - eight sheep to
  • be divided between them.
  • Daughter Hannah Cockarell - two puter (pewter) dishes and two plates
  • that was my sister Hannah Cockarill's. (NOTE: Sister-in-law?)
  • Daughter Hannah Cockarell - one cow and calf, one steer about three
  • years old, and one gold ring.
  • My two daughters - to have all my wearing cloaths (clothes) to be
  • divided equally.
  • Daughter Eliza Nelms - one horse cold that was my son Peter's.
  • Son (-in-law) Charles Nelms - two cows or steers which he likes
  • best.
  • SON EDWARD SAUNDERS - five shillings.***
  • Rest of my estate - to be equally divided between my three sons
  • John, Willoughby and Presly.
  • My youngest son and daughter - should live with Charles Nelms until
  • they are of age to take care of themselves.
  • Son-in-law Charles Nelms, executor.
  • Witnesses: Richard Smith, Richard Cockarell and Thomas Frost.
  • W.W. 25 April 1719 W.P. 20 May 1719

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Elizabeth Cockrell's Timeline

1671
November 21, 1671
St Stephens Parish, Northumberland, Virginia, United States
1686
1686
Wicimico Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia
1693
1693
St Ephen's Parish, Northumberland, VA
1695
November 24, 1695
St. Stephens Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia
1699
October 22, 1699
St. Stephens Parish, Northumberland, Virginia
1700
1700
Northumberland, Virginia
1702
1702
St Stephen's Parish, Northumberland, VA
1704
December 10, 1704
St. Stephens Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia