Descendants of Garret Anderson
Generation No. 1
1. Garret3 Anderson (Eastern Shore2, Colonial Virginia1) was born 1609, and died July 27, 1648 in Accomack County, Virginia. He married Amey. She was born Abt. 1619, and died August 20, 1678 in Accomack County, Virginia.
Notes for Garret Anderson:
Virginia Land Patents
1640 - owns land adjacent Christopher Kirke Naswatocks Creek, Accomack County
Children of Garret Anderson and Amey are:
+ 2 i. William4 Anderson, born Bef. 1640; died October 04, 1698 in Northampton County, Virginia.
3 ii. Peter Anderson, born Abt. 1643 in Accomack County, Virginia; died 1726 in Prince George County, Virginia. He married Mary ?.
Notes for Peter Anderson:
Peter Anderson is mentioned as a headright in a 1677 patent.
Probably a carpenter due to his association with James Bell and the many times he appears as an appraiser of an estate.
Pr. George County 1713-1728 Book page 48
Appraisal of the estate of Framcis Clements named: Indian Spring Jack, jack, Jamy, Tony, Ned, Mole, Harry. By: Job Lanier, Edward Wyatt, Peter Anderson.
Pr. George County 1713-1728 Book page 413
Value £ 70/02/04 appraised 05/17/1720 by Peter Anderson, John Smith, William Smith. presented 06/14/1720 by Samson Meredith, Executor.
Pr. George County 1713-1728 Book page 444
Inventory of Fransic Longmore 12/17/1720 Value £ 9/14/6. Appraised by Perter Anderson, Thomas Scarboro, Robert Rivers. presented 02/14/1720/1 by William Smith, Administrator.
Pr. George County 1713-1728 Book page 450
Inventory of Paul Jones 03/09/1720 Value £ 110/13/6 appraised 08/14/1720 by Peter Talbott, James Bell, Peter Anderson. Presented 03/14/1720/1 by Mary Jones, Administrator.
Pr. George County 1713-1728 Book page 623
Inventory of Timothy Bridges, Gent., 04/15/1723 Value £ 429/10/4 Appraised by Peter Talbott, James Bell, Peter Anderson. Recorded 08/13/1723.
Pr. George County 1713-1728 Book page 747
Inventory of Charles Noden Value £3/19/2. Appraised by Peter Talbott, William Bleighton, Peter Anderson, James Bell, Executor. recorded 10/13/1724.
Pr. George County 1713-1728 Book page 770
Accounts of the estate of John Stevens, deceased. Mention: Col Nathaniel Harrison,Jr., Mr. Timothy Bridges, Mr. Peter Anderson, Capt William Acrill, Dr. John Hammersley, Mr. Robert Tucker, Edward Johnson, Mr. James Bell, Capt. Edward Wyatt, Benjamin Reeks, William Haly, Thomas Stevens, Richard Stevens, Ann Stevens, Joseph Stevens, Mr. George Hunt. 12/08/1724 accounts exhibited in court by Elizabeth Meredith, executrix of Sampson Meredith, deceased, who was executor of John Stevens.
Pr. George County 1713-1728 Book page 770
Accounts of estate of Timothy Bridges for 1723. Mentions John Cargill (for funeral Sermon), Richard Cook, Mrs. Elizabeth Mallory, Mr. NIcholas Cocke, John Battle, Capt. George Ray, Capt. John Hamlin, Mr. Robert Rogers, Richard Ingrum, Mr. John Scott, Mr. Nicholas Hatch, Col. Henry Harrison, Thomas Clerke, Thomas Perry, Col. Francis Lightfoot, james Davis, Thomas Stevens, Matthew Williams, Richard Bodfman, Edward Bettes, Mr. John Hardyman, Mr. John Baird, William Hamlin, Jehre Barker, George Barker, Thomas W. Sparros, William Haly, Robert Rivers, Peter Talbott, Robert Cate, Mrs. Elizabeth Middleton, Matthew Raisons, Robert Glover, John Griffin, Mrs. Mary Bond, Robert Hunnicutt, Peter Anderson, Col. Allen, Mr. Thomas Eldridge, Nathaniel Harrison,Esq., Mr. Robert Hall, Mr. Natahniel Newton, Mr. Jeremiah Quare, orphans of Charles Hamlin, Francis Wyatt, Susan Wyatt, Samuel Briggs, Mr. John Nickells, Thomas Alloin, William harrison, Thomas Harrison, Dr. Hammersley, Edward Prince, Cheatham, Capt. Hyde, Henry Freeman, George Davenport. By William Hamlin, Administrator.
Char. City County 1725-1731 Book page 197
Estate of Valentine Minge, dec'd, to Samuel Harwood,Jr., and John Hunt, Executors of George Hunt, dec'd, one of the executors of Valentine Minge. Mentions Roveir's suit. By request of Capt Wm. Acrill, Attorney of Va. Minge, 5 negroes not returned in inventory, came into George Hunt's hands and no account was rendered. Memtions: Wm Guise, Chas. Evans, Fra. Anderson, defending three suits by Anderson, Rovier and Bradford. Col. Lightfoot, Peter Anderson. Signed Benja. Harrison, John Soane. Recorded 03/06/1726. Presented by the auditors.
Pr. George County 1713-1728 Book page 888
Peter Anderson of Martins Brandon Parish. All of estate to wife Mary & she is sole executrix. 05/30/1722.
Wit: Frances Crabb, John Hammersley
4 iii. Amey Anderson, born Abt. 1647. She married John Parker.
Generation No. 2
2. William4 Anderson (Garret3, Eastern Shore2, Colonial Virginia1) was born Bef. 1640, and died October 04, 1698 in Northampton County, Virginia. He married Mary Wise.
Notes for William Anderson:
Virginia Land Patents
11/03/1660 600 acres Northhampton Co.
Matchotank Creek bounded W by main Bay, S by main branch of said creek, running N toward Anancock assignment by Nicholas Waddilow of 10/12/1652.
11/03/1660 600 acres Northampton County
At Matchotank Creek, bounded W by main Bay, E by former devdt. on S by a little creek and great Marsh. by assignment from Nicholas Waddilow in 1652.
03/26/1676 450 acres Accomack County
between lands of Occohonock and Matchepungo, bounded by Dorothy Jordan, Arthur Upshore, John Savage, John Sturges, Edward Smith and Henry Bishop. granted 1664 Cornelius Watkinson, escheated, granted Amb. White 1672, escheated granted Anderson for import of 9 persons.
11/03/1686 200 acres Northampton County
marsh Pocomoke & Messango is the 2 neerest Humocks to the W. end of St George's Island. granted John Parker 1672 escheated.
William Anderson was an early resident of the Eastern shore of Virginia.
Children of William Anderson and Mary Wise are:
5 i. Naomi5 Anderson, born Abt. 1662 in Accomack County, Virginia; died Bef. 1669 in Accomack County, Virginia.
+ 6 ii. Comfort Anderson, born in Accomack County, Virginia; died 1743.
7 iii. Naomi Anderson, born Abt. 1669 in Accomack County, Virginia. She married (1) Francis McEnry. She married (2) James Kemp.
Generation No. 3
6. Comfort5 Anderson (William4, Garret3, Eastern Shore2, Colonial Virginia1) was born in Accomack County, Virginia, and died 1743. She married Elias Taylor. He was born Abt. 1658, and died May 03, 1717.
Children of Comfort Anderson and Elias Taylor are:
8 i. Elizabeth6 Taylor, born Abt. 1680.
9 ii. Naomi Taylor, born Abt. 1688.
10 iii. Hannah Taylor, born Abt. 1694.
11 iv. Esther Taylor, born Abt. 1695.
+ 12 v. Comfort Taylor, born Abt. 1696.
13 vi. Mary Taylor, born Abt. 1697.
14 vii. Joshua Taylor, born Abt. 1699.
Generation No. 4
12. Comfort6 Taylor (Comfort5 Anderson, William4, Garret3, Eastern Shore2, Colonial Virginia1) was born Abt. 1696. She married Solomon Ewell. He was born Abt. 1691, and died 1734.
Children of Comfort Taylor and Solomon Ewell are:
15 i. Jedidiah7 Ewell.
16 ii. Edward Ewell.