Husband: Richard 'Ruett' ROUTT, , Sr. [I03984]
Wife: Frances ADAMS [I03985] 2
Died: before 20 JUN 1716 in St. Stephens Parish, Northhumberland Co., Virginia Colony 3
01 (F): Frances ROUTT [I34058]
Born: 14 JUN 1686
04 (M): George ROUTT [I34056]
Born: 16 AUG 1692
Richard 'Ruett' ROUTT, , Sr.:
Lineages of Hereditary Society Members, 1600s-1900s
Seventeenth Century Colonial Ancestors, 1979-88, Supplement II, Page 53
Routt, Ricard (1677-1713) VA; m. Frances Adams. Original landowner
Virginia Colonial Abstracts, Vol. I, Northumberland County Record of Births, 1661-1810, Page 450
. 79, headed 'R'.
Frances Routt Daug'r to Rich'd Born June 14 1686
Ann Routt Daug'r to Do Born Aug 17 1675
Mary Rout Daug'r to Do Born Feby 26 1689
George Rout Son to Do Born Augt 16 1692
(My Note: The birth year for Ann is probably in error. She is named by her father, Ricahrd Routt, in his will, as beinga child of his current wife Frances)
Jo'n Rout Son to Thos Born Octr 19 1679
Susana Rout Daug'r to Do Born Dec'r 15 1681
Catherina Rout Daug'r to Do Born June 20 1684
Tho's Rout Son to Do Born Sepr 30 1686
Chas Rout Son to Do Born Dec'r 18 1688
Wm Rout Son to Do Born Jany 30 1689
Eliza Rout daug'r to Do Born Octr 20 1694
Virginia Colonial Abstracts, Volume I, Northumbria Collectanea, 1645-1720, M-Z, Page 601
Rout, Mr. His land adj Wm Moore. 5 Sept 1707. 17.47
Frances. Exhibits inv of est of her dec'd husband Richd Rout. 12 March 1713/14, 6.20
Richd. of Fairfield par. His land adj Rd Smith and Jas Nipper. 14 Apl 1677. 17.120.
Richd. As marrying Frances Adams is sued for 680 lb tobo by Jno Downing atty of Sam Tipton. 5 Oct 1687. 4.407.
Routt, Richd, Senior of St S par. Will. dated 26 Feb 1710/11. probated 17 June 1713.
To sons Tho Routt and Richd Routt 300 acres each. Refs to son Wm Routt now deceased. To grand-daus Elizabeth Routt and Anne Routt. The daus of dec'd son Wm Routt.
To Wife Fran: Routt and the 4 children had by her, viz; Geo Rout, dau Ann Conway, dau Mary Crosby and dau Fran Rout. 18.318
Rout, Rich. deceased. Inv submitted. 12 March 1713/14. 6.20.
Tho. Wit deed Adams to shirley. 23 Feb 1701/2. 17.151
Tho. Wit deed Adams to Harrison. 2 Jan 1702/3. 17.161.
Tho. Wit deed Crosby to Purcell. 18 Oct 1705. 17.192.
Tho. The land he now lives on adj Robt Mittchles land and the land sold by Jno Hill to Wm Dare this date. 20th Sept 1711. 18.151.
Tho. of St S par. Buys from Jn Hill and Ann his wife of Farnham parish, 28 acres on N side G W river, etc. 19th March 1711/12 18.161.
Tho. deceased. Will presented by Eliz Rout, extrx. 18 May 1715. 6.108.
Wm. Wit will of Rd Routt senr. 26 Feb 1710/11. 18.316.
" Will of Richard Routt, Sr., Northumberland Co., Virginia, Record Book B 1710-1713 page 315-316.
In the name of God, Amen, February the 26th. 1710, I, Richard Routt Senr. of St. Stephens Parish in the County of Northumberland and Colony of Virginia, being in good health in body and mind and in perfect memory and remembrance praised be God, do make this my last will and testament in manner and forme following. First and principally I commend my soul to God that gave it to me and my body I committ to the Earth from whence it was taken to be intered at the discretion of my Executrix hereafter nominated.
Item: I do give and bequeath unto my Son THOS: ROUT ye three hundred acres of land being formerly given to him by me by deed of gift and is recorded which said deed of gift he is to receive after my decease which said three hundred acres of land I do give unto my Son THOS: ROUTT and to his heirs and assigns for ever.
Item: I do give and bequeath unto my Son RICHARD ROUTT the three hundred acres of land I now live on which said three hundred acres ofl and I do unto my Son RICHARD ROUT and to his heirs and assigns forever.
Item: The two hundred acres of land which formerly I gave unto my Son WILLIAM ROUTT decd. for want of a male heir of his body begotten I do now give and bequeath unto my above said Son RICHARD ROUTT or to his heirs or assigns for ever.
Item: I do give and bequeath unto my Son GEORGE ROUTT two hundred and fifty acres of land which I now hold and possess lying and being upon Aquakick Run in Stafford County, which said two hundred fifty acres of land I do give and bequeath unto my Son GEO: ROUTT and to his heirs and assigns for ever.
Item: I do give and bequeath unto my Son THOS: ROUTT twenty shillings.
Item: I do give and bequeath unto my Son RICHARD ROUTT two cows with all their future increase after my decease.
Item: I do give and bequeath to my Granddaughter, ELIZABETH ROUTT, Daughter of my Son WILLIAM ROUTT decd. one shilling.
Item: I do give and bequeath to my granddaughter, ANNE ROUTT, Daughter of my Son WILLIAM ROUTT decd. one shilling.
Item: All the rest of my personal estate be it of what natureor quality whatsoever after my debts are all paid I do give and bequeath unto my loving wife FRAN: ROUTT & the four Children that I had by her, that is to say my Son GEO: ROUTT, my daughter MARY CROSBY, my daughter ANN CONWAY and my daughter FRAN ROUTT, my paid personale state to be equally divided betwixt my said wife and four children, share & share alike & do nominate and appoint my beloved wife FRAN ROUTT Sole Executrix of this my last will & testament, hereby revoaking & disannuling all other wills & testaments by me heretofore made from time to time & all time holding this & no other to be my last & testament in testimony wherof I have sent here unto sett my hand & fixed my seale this day & Year first above written. RICHD ROUTT SEN. SEALE Signed, Sealed & Published to be the last will & testament of Richard Routt Sr. before Richard Wright & John M Bare & Ann Routt.
Revised: January 25, 2022
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