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John Totten, Sr.

Male 48 - 1826  (177 years)


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  • Name John Totten 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 1744-48  Hempstead, Nassau County, Long Island, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Dubious Jasper b. 1675-80 is Johns father, the dates do not make sense. Although it seems everyone claims this connection, there is no documentation. - Maybe be a son of John, that is the son of Benjamin. See notes.
    Father of John Totten
    Father of John Totten
    Gender Male 
    Military 1774 
    Land/Deeds 1776  Wolfe Creek, Tazewell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military 7 April 1781  Montgomery County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tax List 1782  Montgomery County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tax List 1789  Montgomery County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Failure to Show Tax List 1789-1792  Montgomery County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tax List 1793  Rich Valley, Wythe County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    John Signs Petition to Form New County 23 October 1793  Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    John Signs Petition to Form Tazewell County 25 November 1795  Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    John Totten from Philip and Leah Umbarger, Deed 14 Jan 1796  Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tax List 1800  Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    John and Drusy Totten to Samuel Totten, Deed 4 October 1804  Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    John Totten, from Philip & Leah Umbarger, Deed 11 November 1804   Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1810  Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1820  Evensham, Wythe, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    John Sr. & Drusilla Totten to Samuel Totten Sr., Deed 13 May 1824  Rich Valley, Wythe County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Will 5 June 1825  Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 14 November 1826  Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID P4877  Burress Genealogy of Virginia
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2015 

    Father John Totten,   b. 1703, Hempstead, Nassau County, Long Island, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 November 1773, Fishkill, Dutchess, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Levina Churchill 
    Married 1740  Hempstead, Nassau County, Long Island, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1717  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Drusilla Dodd,   b. 1748, Smyth, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 23, 1843, Smyth, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 1765  New York or Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Amos Totten,   b. 1766, McDowell, Highland, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After 1860, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)  []
     2. Sally Totten,   b. 1774  []
     3. Samuel Totten, Sr.,   b. 7 Apr 1775, Smyth, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1851, Smyth, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  []
     4. James Totten  []
     5. Drusilla Totten  []
     6. Charity Totten  []
     7. Mary "Polly" Totten  []
     8. Rachel Totten,   b. 1785-94,   d. Before December 1826  (Age 173 years)  []
     9. Rebecca Totten,   b. 1785-94  []
     10. Levina "Viney" Totten,   b. 1795  []
     11. Peter Totten,   b. 1811, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1860-70, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     12. Isaiah Totten  []
     13. John Totten, Jr.,   b. 1786, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After 1855, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  []
     14. Nancy Totten,   b. 1795  []
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F1628  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1744-48 - Hempstead, Nassau County, Long Island, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1765 - New York or Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand/Deeds - Assignee of 150 acres of Muddy Fork of Wolf Creek in 1777 (settled 1773) & 300 acres on Walkers Creek in 1776. Early Advent. on the Western Waters by M.B Kegley - 1776 - Wolfe Creek, Tazewell County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Listed in Thonas Ingle's Compnay of Militia - 7 April 1781 - Montgomery County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - Tax list of Montgomery County, Va. 1782 (Page 32) John Totten, tithes, noneslaves, none; horses none; cattle, none; land, yes - 1782 - Montgomery County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - Montgomery County, Virginia Personal Property Tax List B. 1789, 26 Feb 1790 John Totten, white male over 21, 1 male 16-20, no slaves, 4 horses. North Fork Holston River, Rich Valley - 1789 - Montgomery County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFailure to Show Tax List - Augusta Co. 1750-70, Fincastle 1770-76, Montgomery 1776-99, Page 402, dated 1792. John Totten, Defendant: Commonwealth, Plaintiff >>>> - 1789-1792 - Montgomery County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - Wythe County, Virginia Tax List 1793 (Wythe County was formed from Montgomery County in 1790) John Totten, Rich Valley on North Fork Holston Riverno males between 16-21 years, no slaves, 4 horses - 1793 - Rich Valley, Wythe County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsJohn Signs Petition to Form New County - John Totten signed petition of inhabitants of Wythe and Russell counties to form new County, October 23, 1793 (Archives of the Pioneers of Tazewell County, Va page 290) - 23 October 1793 - Wythe County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsJohn Signs Petition to Form Tazewell County - John Totten signed petition to form Tazewell County, November 25, 1795 (Archives of the Pioneers of Tazewell County, Va page 290) - 25 November 1795 - Tazewell County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsJohn Totten from Philip and Leah Umbarger, Deed - This indenture made the fourteenth day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand sever hundred and ninety six between Philip Umbarger and Leah is wife of the County of Wythe and State of Virginia of the one part and John (More...) - 14 Jan 1796 - Wythe County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - Wythe Co, VA Tax List A 17 Apr 1800 John Totten,1 male over 16, 3 horses Sam'l Totten, 1 male over 16, 3 horses Amos Totten, 1 male over 16, John Sam'l Amos were contacted on the same day Henry Stephen, indicaticating they lived close to each other. - 1800 - Wythe County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsJohn and Drusy Totten to Samuel Totten, Deed - This indenture made this fourth day of October eighteen hundred and four between John Totten and Drusy his wife of Wythe and State of Virginia of the one part and Samuel Totten - 4 October 1804 - Wythe County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsJohn Totten, from Philip & Leah Umbarger, Deed - This indenture made this 11th day of November 1804 between Philip Umbarger and Leah his wife to the county of Wythe and state of Virginia of the one part and John Totten - 11 November 1804 - Wythe County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - John Totten, 1 m under 101 m 10-15; 1 m 16-25; 1 m 45+; 3 f 10-15; 2 f 16-25; 1 f 45+ - 1810 - Wythe County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - John Totten Sr. 1 m 16-261 m 26-45; 1 m over 45; 1 f over 45; 2 free people of color - 1820 - Evensham, Wythe, Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsJohn Sr. & Drusilla Totten to Samuel Totten Sr., Deed - This Indenture made this 13th day of May in the year of our Lord 1824 between John Totten, Sr. and Drusilla his wife of the County of >>>> - 13 May 1824 - Rich Valley, Wythe County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - This is to certify that my will is that my wife Drusilla should keep the dwelling house and household furniture and all the moveable property exact as much as will pay my just debts and the balance for her to do with as she thinks proper as >>>> - 5 June 1825 - Wythe County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 November 1826 - Wythe County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Two Jasper Tottens?
    Two Jasper Tottens?