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Jonathan West (1674 - 1727)

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Jonathan West
Born in Accomack Co., Virginiamap
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Husband of — married about 1700 in Accomack, Virginia colonymap
[children unknown]
Died in Accomack Co., Virginiamap
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Biography

SOURCE: http://espl-genealogy.org/MilesFiles/site/p195.htm#i19460

Jonathan West - Male - b. 27 March 1674, d. 1727 - Accomack, Virginia.1

Father Lt. Col. John West b. 7 Apr 1638, d. 27 May 1703.2
Mother Matilda Scarburgh (Quaker) b. 1645, d. 3 Jan 1721.3

Jonathan was born on 27 March 1674 at Accomack Co, VA.4

Jonathan was named in his uncle's will circa 1676 at Accomack Co, VA. He was named as nephew Jonathan West, son of Maj. John West, in the undated will of Henry Scarborough, which was recorded 26 May 1676.5

He married Catherine Marvel, daughter of John Marvel Sr. and Ann West, circa 1700 at Accomack Co, VA.6,7 After Catherine Marvel's death, Jonathan married Rachel Spooner circa 1720.4

Jonathan was named in his father's will on 6 February 1703 at Accomack Co, VA. He was named as son Jonathan in the will of John West..8 Jonathan was named in his father-in-law's will on 29 July 1707 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jonathan West in the will of John Marvel [aka Marvill]. John Marvel Sr., also named Mrs. Catherine West [Jonathan's wife and the deceased's daughter] and Mrs. Matilda West [Jonathan's mother] as his Executor.7

He made his own will on 3 May 1727 at Accomack Co, VA. and died in 1727 at Accomack Co, VA.4

Wife: Catherine Marvel b. c 1680 - He married Catherine Marvel, daughter of John Marvel Sr. and Ann West, circa 1700 at Accomack Co, VA.6,7
Wife: Rachel Spooner b. c 1675 - circa 1720 He married Rachel Spooner circa 1720.4

Citations in this Biography section:

1.[S573] Elmer D. West, Some Descendants of Anthony West of Accomack, Virginia.
2.[S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 34 (will of John West).
3.[S940] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, p. 511 (Anthony West Family).
4.[S624] Virginia M. Meyer & John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5, 3rd Edition, p. 663 (Anthony West family).
5.[S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 8 (will of Henry Scarborough).
6.[S481] Pauline Manning Batchelder, Somerset Sampler - Families of Old Somerset Co, MD, 1700-1776, p. 175-176 (Marvel Family).
7.[S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 37 (will of John Marvill).
8.[S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 33 (will of John West).

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Thanks to Chet Snow, for starting this profile on Sunday, February 2, 2014.



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