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Subject: [OWENS] Northumberland - OWEN/S (501, 623)
Date: Thu, 1 Feb 2007 16:33:19 -0800 (PST)
Records of Indentured Servants and of Certificates for Land Northumberland County , VA 1650-1795" by Preston Haynie
98 501 9 Dec 1669 This Indenture made ye 9th day of December 1669 sheweth that whereas Capt. Tho: Brereton Attor: of Mr. Wm Wathen did this day bring before me Nich Owen, Gent., one of his Maties [Majestys] Justices of ye peace for ye County of Northumberland in ye Colony of Virga one Elizabeth Robbins, an orphant, left when very young to ye tutele [tutelage] and oversight of ye sd Mr Wm Wathen & his predecessors, I doe hereby order ye sd Eliz: to serve ye sd Mr Wm Wathen & his assignes for ye full terme of seaven yeares in such work & imploymt as becometh a household Servt, not to work in ye gournd, beat ay ye mortar or ye like, the sd Wathen or his assignes to provide for ye sd Eliz: during the sd terme sufficient dyett, cloaths & lodging & at the expiration thereof to cloath her decently, Witness my hand.
RB 1666-72, 141
P 114 623 19 Aug. 1674 Jno Terry, servt to Mr Nich: Owen, adjudged to be sixteen yeares of age; Marbe Mott, servt to Mr Jno Cotanchew, fourteen; George Harward, servt to Wm Hancock, sixteen; Robert More, servt to Mr Francis Lee, fifteen; Rich: Wright, servt to Col. St Leger Codd, thirteen & ordered to serve their respective masters according to Act. OB 1666-78, 104.
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