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Martha (Taylor) Chew (1702 - 1782)

Martha Chew formerly Taylor
Born in King and Queen County, Colony of Virginiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 1724 in Rapidan, Culpeper, Virginiamap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 80 in Orange County, Virginia, United Statesmap
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Biography of Martha Taylor

Martha Taylor was born 27 Jan 1701/02 in King and Queen County, Virginia; before her parents settled in the area of Virginia that would become Orange County. Martha was the daughter of James Taylor II and Martha Thompson.

Martha married Col. Thomas Chew about of sometime before 1724. No marriage record has been located.

Martha and her husband Thomas Chew sold land they owned in Spotsylvania County, Virginia on the 19th of December, 1746. The first parcel of 307 acres was sold to John Penn for twenty pounds. The second parcel of 307 acres was sold to George Penn for twenty pounds.[1]

Martha died the 17th of November 1782, in Orange county, Virginia. [2]


  1. Spotsylvania County, Virginia Deed Book D, (1742-1751) pages 313 through 319;
  2. Information provided by James Taylor I Descendants Association genealogist Steve Taylor
  • A History of Caroline County, Virginia: From Its Formation in 1727 to 1924, by Marshall Wingfield, Genealogical Publishing Com, 1969, p. 471
  • WikiTree profile Taylor-7904 created through the import of BaxterFamilyTree.ged on Jan 27, 2012 by Jason Baxter. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Jason and others.

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  • This person was created on 21 March 2011 through the import of Martin_O_Daniels_Lorentz_Toale.ged.

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Taylor-35264 and Taylor-3 appear to represent the same person because: Duplicates. Multi Presidential line
posted by [Living Daly]
Taylor-3005 and Taylor-7904 appear to represent the same person because: Dates of birth and death are identical. One profile is missing the parents' information.
posted by Albert Colbert II

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