Name: Robert Bishop
Birth: BEF 1656
Death: 20 JAN 1676/77 in Farnham Parish, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia - Probate
RAPPAHANNOCK COUNTY WILLS.
ORDER Book, 1664-1673.
Bishop, Robert, Par. of Farnham. 21 April, 1676; 20 Jan., 1677.
The land bought of Mr. Henry Newberry to be given to John Gregory, Jr., and he to be executor;
witnesses Thomas Wheeler, John Garner, John Burnett.
Codicil with same witnesses, dated 24 May, 1676, mentions John Jones, my brother-in-law.
Wills of Old Rappahannock County, Virginia [William Montgomery Sweeny]
BISHOP, ROBERT, of the County of Rappahannock & Parish of Farnham.
To John Grigory Jr., the land I bought of Mr Henry Awbrey to him and his heirs forever likewise all my personal estate. Executor John Grigory, Jr.
Wit. THO : WHEELER, aged 30 years or thereabouts, JOHN GARNER, aged 25 years of thereabouts, JOHN X BURNETT.
Later 24th of May 1676 he gave his Executor power and command to demand and receive two hundred and thirty five pounds of good tobacco of John Jones my brother-in-law which is to be paid by October 10, 1676 and the sd John Grigory is to produce an heifer with the sd tobo for the use of John Jones, Jr. with the increase of the sd. heifer untill the sd. John Jones comes of age and likewise I give John Grigory, Jr order to receive one heifer which is at Capt. John Grigory's pen marked with a cropp and a slitt in the left eare one year old of a red colour with her increase male and female when the said John Jones shall come of age and likewise one sow when the ad John Jones shall come of age and the sd John Grigory to keep the ad two heifers with their increase until the sd John Jones shall come of age and then deliver them with their increase.
Wit. THO : WHEELER, RICHARD GRIGORY. Page 209.