On the 1698 census of Eastchester, John Warford and his half brother, Richard Osborn were living in the household of their uncle, John Pinckney and next to Henry Fowler. On 11 Dec. 1699, John Warford "orphaned" chose Henry Fowler (a Justice of the Peace) to be his guardian. On 8 May 1705 the Eastchester town meeting voted that John Warford shall have four acres of land, which land in 1706/7 he sold to Moses Fowler and moved to New Jersey.
On 29 Jan. 1714 James Stout, yeoman, and Elizabeth his wife, for forty lbs. sold to John Warford, yeoman of Freehold, land in said town.
In 1717 they sold the land to Daniel Clayton. In 1729 they moved to Hunterdon Co., N.J. and Elizabeth was baptised 12 June 1731 at the Hopewell Baptist Church. On 31 July 1742 she with other members of the family obtained letters of dismission and formed the new Church of Christ at Bethlehem Twp (now Kingwood Baptist Church).* John was listed as a freeholder in Bethlehem Twp. 9 Oct. 1738. He left all of his land to his son James. Made will 9 June 1761, proved 3 Jan 1770, Inv. 23 December 1769
Children’s names (except Job, who died in 1757) are given in John’s will
\(dated Jun 8, 1761) 34 James was executor and received John’s farm, which is well described in the will. He was also given instructions as to how
↑ 4.04.14.24.34.4 Find a Grave, database and images (accessed 16 September 2020), memorial page for John Warford II (unknown–Dec 1769), Find A Grave: Memorial #45670102, citing Baptistown Cemetery, Baptistown, Hunterdon County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Sue McDuffe:) (contributor 47122067) .
↑ Find a Grave, database and images (accessed 16 September 2020), memorial page for Elizabeth Stout Warford (1691–1765), Find A Grave: Memorial #45670130, citing Baptistown Cemetery, Baptistown, Hunterdon County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Sue McDuffe:) (contributor 47122067) .
Is John your ancestor? Please don't go away! Login to collaborate or comment, or contact
the profile manager, or ask our community of genealogists a question.
Sponsored Search by Ancestry.com
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with John by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share some percentage of DNA with John: