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JAMES WEBB, SR - Henrico, VA to Rutherford, NC
Posted by: James T. Bell (ID *****6420) Date: January 23, 2003 at 03:40:54
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I now have a deed proving that James Webb of Orange County, NC is James Webb b 1717 of Henrico, VA, son of John Webb and Hannah Carter. He is a first cousin of Henry Webb of Orange, NC,.

Much thanks to Jerry Adkisson, Jadkisson55@aol.com, who located this deed.

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From Henrico County, VA Deeds 1750-1774, Transcribed by Gary M. Williams

p 774 31 January 1763 JAMES WEBB of Orange County, province of North Carolina, to Gerrard Ellyson of Henrico County, for 10 pounds, 62 acres on the south side of the Chickahominy Swamp, for the term of 99 years from date hereof, being the land devised to said James Webb under the will of his father John Webb, deceased, and to be held for 99 years as if granted by patent; said Gerrard not to be answerable for any action of waste whatsoever admitted.
---- Signed James Webb (mark, lower case f with curl underneath)
---- Wit Thomas Wooldridge, William Sheppard, Sr, Elijah Moxley (x)

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JOHN WEBB b. 1693 d. 1736 Henrico
SO John Webb    b 1659 mar Sarah Cocke
md Mary Martin    b. 2-12-1712 St Peters Parish.
md (2) Hannah Carter, daughter of Theodorick Carter
---- Will dated April 27, 1736, divides land between John and James,
---- wit. James Cole, Theodorick Carter, Thomas Carter, John Carter

1) John Webb          b 1715
2) JAMES WEBB    b 1717 *
married Anne "Nanny" Dabbs 1749 in Lunenburg, VA
3) Giles Webb         b 1720
4) Theodorick Webb    b 1723
5) Henry Webb        b 1723
6) Jacob Webb        b 1730
7) Cuthbert Webb    b 1733

Wentworth Webb    b May 5, 1702 St. Peters Parish, VA

1) John Webb     ba 1720 Edgecomb (Halifax Co, NC)
2) Henry Webb    ba 1720 Halifax, Orange Cos., NC
---- In 1739 Wentworth and John witness a Henry Webb deed on Plumbtree Island of the Roanoke River in Halifax, NC.

Land processioning records in St. Paul's parish, VA (formed from St. Peter's parish), Dec 6, 1735, show John Webb with neighbors Gerrard Ellyson and Theodorick Carter.
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James Webb apparently lived in Amelia Co., VA,   Lunenburg Co., VA,   Orange/Granville Co., NC (1761),   Anson County, NC (1767),   Rutherford Co., NC (1777),   and SC (probably Greenville, Co.) (1778-1790).

James Webb probably had older children from a marriage prior to that of Anne Dabbs.

Possible Children:

1) JEREMIAH WEBB
----Granville, NC 1763 deed, 1769 tax list
2) DAVID WEBB
----1778 Caswell deed, 1786 insolvant tax list for Tar River area, 1790 Rutherford Co. census
3) JAMES WEBB, JR
---- Rutherford Co. deeds, (see below)
4) FRANCIS WEBB
---- Anson DB7-p 57 July 10, 1770 Joseph Dabbs (Jr) to James Webb, Jr and Francis Webb...goods and creatures are in possession of James Webb, Sr of Anson Co.
5) REV. JOHN WEBB
---- b 1740 Could belong to either Henry or James
6) WILLIAM WEBB
---- Could belong to either Henry or James
7) LEONARD WEBB
---- Early settler in Rutherford Co.
8) JULIUS Webb
---- SCC 1765 Mecklenburg (Tryon) land survey
9) DANIEL WEBB
---- Could be a son or grandson
10) ROBERT WEBB
---- Could be a son or grandson

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RUTHERFORD COUNTY, NC DEEDS
E1-26 Oct 6, 1788 JAMES WEBB, SR of SC to DAVID McDOW of Rutherford Co, NC, for 50 Lbs 150 acres, being part of a patent granted said James Webb dated 9 Aug, 1777 in Rutherford Co on Webb's Creek of the Second Broad River on both sides of said creek, adj. William Webb. Signed James Webb Wit: William Webb, Joseph Eakins, Burgess Liles







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