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Jean (John) Le Grand

Male 1694 - 1730  (35 years)


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  • Name Jean (John) Le Grand 
    Born 5 December 1694  La Haye (The Hague), Holland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Naturalized 1704  Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Will 20 August 1716  King William Parish, Henrico County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Land Sale 1719  Henrico County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Court 1720 
    Witness 19 April 1720  Henrico County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Patent 9 July 1724  Henrico County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Land Grant 9 July 1725  Goochland County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1730  Goochland County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Inventory 19 July 1730  Goochland County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 35 years 
    Siblings 6 siblings 
    Land & Deeds
    Martain, Legrand, Robinson Map
    Person ID P6063  Burress Genealogy of Virginia | My Ancestors

    Father Pierre Le Grand
              b. 1662, Sedan, France Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Before 1707-1709, King William Parish, Henrico County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Mother Judith Vereul
              b. 1666 
    Married July 1682  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2550  Group Sheet

    Wife Catherine 
    Married 1716  Henrico County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 4 children 
    Family ID F2549  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsNaturalized - 1704 - Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1716 - Henrico County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Sale - John and Catherine sale an unknown number of acres to Francis Flournoy, probably part of the land that John and recieved from his brother James at the time of James death. - 1719 - Henrico County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWitness - John witnessed the will of Madeline LeFevre. (The will was written in French) Other witness was Pierre David. John was also an appraiser for the inventory of that Peter David, but died before the inventory was recorded on 17 Nov 1730 - 19 April 1720 - Henrico County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPatent - Recorded as John Le Grau bk. 12On the south side of James River, Part of the 5,000 acres donated to the French refugees..... - 9 July 1724 - Henrico County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Grant - Granted land located on the South side of James River between two Manakin Creeks, beginning on the James River. - 9 July 1725 - Goochland County, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1730 - Goochland County, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsInventory - Inventory was taken by Edward Scott and William Sallee, evaluated at 11 pounds, 10 shillings and 5 pence, recorded 20 July 1730. John left land to his 3 children, but when Magdelene died the land was divided between Jane and Judith. - 19 July 1730 - Goochland County, VA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S-1444881210] Notes, Notes for land inherited from brother James will.
      The land was located several miles south of the French line in Chesterfield County, on the main run of Swift Creek, adjoining Richard Womack and Anthony Trabue and was actually awarded after his brother James death: The Patent is dated 17 July 1718: Jacques LeGrand 365 acres ...."Granted for the transportation of 8 persons to Virginia: Moses Levereau, Ury (this is Judy, his mother) Levereau, Peter LeGrand Sr., Daniel LeGrand, Peter Legrand Jr., James LeGrand, John LeGrand and John Peter LeGrand. The deed referrers to Ury Levereau as James' mother and Moses Levereau as his step-father. Either Ury is mis-written, a variant of her maiden name or some sort of nick name, on her son Isaac's baptismal record she is listed as Judith Vay.

    2. [S411511356] Henrico County, Virginia Patent & Deed Books, Patent Book #12 Henrico Virginia Deeds, 1724.
      On the South side of James River in Henrico Co. (Now Powatan): Beginning at a corner hickory standing on the river parting said Lagran with Michael Campi and thence on Campi S 35 W. 458 poles to a hickory and 4 small black oaks standing on the French line W. 40 N. 20 Poles to a white oak and a pine standing in the said line thence N 35 E 450 poles to a corner cherry tree standing on the said river thence down the river 20 poles to the place begun at. Part of the first 5,000 acres donated to the French refugees.