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Stephen Bonwell (1750 - 1805)

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Stephen Bonwell
Born in Accomack County, Virginiamap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died in Accomack County, Virginiamap
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Stephen was born in 1750. Stephen Bonnewell ... Stephen passed away in 1805. [1]

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1782-1790: Stephen Bonwell taxpayer. Accomack County Tax Lists, Library of Virginia, Richmond.

1800: Stephen Bonwell: 1 Free White Male under 10; 1 Free White Male 10-16; 1 Free White Male 26-45; 1 Free White Male 45 & over; 2 Free White Females 16-26; and 1 Free White Female 45 & over. 1800 Census of St. George Parrish, Accomack County, Virginia, Accomack County Clerk's Office.

1805 February 15: Will of Stephen Bonewell, dated ... and proved February 25, 1805 Friend William Seymour Executor. To son Jessee Bonewell the land whereon I now live & ... To daughter Nancy Wise $1. To daughter Rosey Topping $1. Remainder to my son William & daughter Elizabeth, except what shall be given to my wife Nancy. The monies from the sale of my estate to my son William [underage] & he to be bound to some trade or Executor to keep him himself. To wife Nancy ... Witnesses John Bonewell, Susey Wise & Elizabeth Bonewell. Inventory February 26, 1805, Sale February 28, 1805, Order to Audit April 13, 1808, and Recorded April 26, 1808. Buyers: Nancy Bonewell, Jesse Bonewell, Negro Peter West. Legacy left son Jesse. Cash paid James Wise for legacy left to his wife. Cash rrecieved of Negro Peter West. Cash reeceived of Negro Bill Guys. Cash received of Isaiah Bagwell for Staphen Bonewell. Barry W. Miles and Moody K. Miles III, Abstracts of the Wills and Administrations of Accomack County, Virginia, 1800-1860 (Westminster, MD: Heritage Books, Inc., 2007), Volume 1, page 82.

  1. First-hand information as remembered by Charles Shaughnessy, Sunday, August 17, 2014. Replace this citation if there is another source.

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