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Descendants of Moses ROUNTREE in North Central Louisiana

Sixth Generation

9. Robert R. ROUNTREE (Francis ROUNDTREE , John , Joseph , William , Moses ) was born in 1674 in Northern Ireland. He died on 18 Dec 1746 in Chowan County, Northern Ireland.

Robert received land grant in Nasemound County, Virginia in 1698.
Listed in the 1704/05 Rent Roll of Virginia.

Robert married Elizabeth or Sarah (ROUNDTREE) in 1690 in Nansemond County, Virginia.

They had the following children:

+ 20 F i Elizabeth ROUNDTREE
  21 M ii Thomas ROUNDTREE was born in . He died about 1774.
  22 F iii Ann ROUNDTREE was born in .
  23 F iv Joan ROUNDTREE was born in .
  24 F v Susannah ROUNDTREE was born in .
  25 M vi Moses ROUNTREE was born in .
        Moses married Argent KING about 2 Mar 1785 in Craven County, North Carolina.
  26 M vii John M. ROUNDTREE was born in .
  27 M viii Jethro ROUNDTREE was born in .

Page Num. 64, Colony of South Carolina Compiled by: Paul R. Sarrett, Jr. Records of 1716 to 1783
L Name F Name Date County St Type Township
ROUNDTREE , Jethro 1779 Colony, SC Resident Old 96th DISTRICT
ROUNDTREE , Job 1779 Colony, SC Resident Old 96th DISTRICT
ROUNDTREE , Richardson 1779 Colony, SC Resident Old 96th DISTRICT
ROUNDTREE , Turner 1779 Colony, SC Resident Old 96th DISTRICT
  28 F ix Christian ROUNTREE was born in .
        Christian married James KNIGHT on 31 Aug 1785 in Gates County, North Carolina.
+ 29 M x Francis ROUNTREE
  30 M xi William ROUNDTREE was born in .

10. Thomas R. ROUNDTREE (Francis ROUNDTREE , John , Joseph , William , Moses ) was born about 1676 in Northern Ireland. He died in Chowan County, North Carolina.

Listed in the 1704/05 Rent Roll of Virginia.

16 July 1717 At a court, Chowan Precinct, NC, Thomas Rountree proves rights for the importation of Francis, Ann, William, Joan, Susanna, Moses, John, Sarah, Elizabeth, Jethro, and Christian Roundtree (NC Historical and Genealogical Register, by Hathaway V 1#1, p 152)

5 July 1719 Thomas Rountree was testator to will of Benjamin Blanchard Nansemond Co., VA (p 185 v 1 #2 Hathaway)

25 May 1735 Robert Rountree of Nansemond Co., VA to Gabriel Lassiter of same, 175 A south side of Bennett Creek Test: Thomas Rountree, Robert Rountree, John Rountree, Elias Starlings (p 180 V1 #1 Hathaway)

25 May 1735 Robert Rountree of Nansemond Co., VA deed for 175 A of land adj. lands of Robert Rountree and Joseph Wright Test: Elias Starlings, and John Rountree (v3 # 1 Hathaway p 128)

9 March 1726 Thomas Rountree was on grand jury at the general court at Chowan Co., NC (p 237 v 3 #1 Hathaway)

25 Feb 1739 jurymen selected for Bertie and Edgecombe by the assembly inc: Frances Rountree, William Roundtree (p 216-17 v 4 Colonial Records of NC)

25 Feb 1739 jurymen selected by the assembly for Chowan Co., NC inc: Thomas Rountree, SR, Charles Rountree, Moses Rountree (p 516-17 v 4 colonial records of NC)

25 Sept 1741Moses Rountree 640 A in Bertie Co., NC (Colonial Records p 501 v4)

Thomas Rountree of Chowan and Elizabeth his wf to Francis Rountree, SR 50 A on West side of Perquimans River on a swamp called Cypress to River Pocoson. Grant to Timothy Clear of Perquimans 203 A on 4 Sept 1714. Sold by said Timothy to Thomas Rountree party of these presents Test: James Griffin, William Hill, Luke Hollowed (History of Perquimans Co., NC p 89 no 264)

Francis Rountree of Chowan for ? pd by James Field of {Perquimans assigns right of within deed of sale 10 Oct 1727 (deed bk B, History of Perquimans Co., NC p 89 no 264)

Thomas Rountree of Chowan and his wf and Frances Rountree SR of afores other part sold 50 A on one side of Perquimans River part of tract granted to Timothy Clare on 14 Sept 1714 seal 8 April 1718; test James Griffin, Will Hill, Luke Hollowell (History of Perquimans Co., NC p 72 no 39)
Ref: Some colonial and Rev. Families of NC by Smallwood

More About THOMAS ROUNTREE: Fact 12: Will 1 Dec 1746, Chowan Co., NC, probated July 1748
Will abstract of Thomas Rountree sons: Charles, and Thomas , gson: William Wallace, Thomas Rountree; son in law Elias Starlings, wf Elizabeth ex Charles and Thomas (sons) (Grimes p 321)
Will abstract of Thomas Rountree, same as above except for mentioning that gson Thomas Rountree was son of Thomas and Mary and Elias Stallings’s wf Elizabeth (my dau) and gave their children Jacob, Elias, John and Elizabeth Starlings test Thomas Walton and John Freeman (p 185 v 1 # 3 Hathaway)

Thomas married Elizabeth (ROUNDTREE).

They had the following children:

+ 31 F i Elizabeth ROUNDTREE
+ 32 M ii Thomas ROUNDTREE
  33 F iii Ann ROUNDTREE.
  34 F iv Joan ROUNDTREE.
  35 F v Susannah ROUNDTREE.
  36 M vi Moses ROUNDTREE.

8 Jan 1727 Thomas Blitchenden of Perquimans and Mary his wf to Moses Rountree of Chowan for 20# sold 182 A on SW side of the head of Perquimans River and Pacasan River to James Field and Thomas Rountree Test: James Pagit, Rebecca Phillips (History of Perquimans p 90, #272)
  37 M vii John ROUNDTREE.
  38 M viii William ROUNDTREE.
  39 M ix Jethro ROUNDTREE.
  40 M x Christian ROUNDTREE.
  41 M xi Charles ROUNDTREE.
+ 42 M xii Francis ROUNDTREE
  43 F xiii Female ROUNDTREE died in 1748 in Johnston County, North Carolina.
        Female married Thomas WALLACE. Thomas was born about 1690.

11. Francis ROUNDTREE Jr. (Francis ROUNDTREE , John , Joseph , William , Moses ) was born in 1676 in Armagh, Ireland. He died in 1746 in Nansemond County, Virginia.

FRANCIS ROUNTREE lived in Bennett’s Creek area along with Thomas Rountree, Robert Laciter, George Laciter and Nicholas Stallings.
Records of the Executive Council 1664-1724, page 389.

Francis Roundtree and others petitioned on 28 Mar 1702 to the President of the Council for protection against the Chowan Indians on land near Bennett's Creek. The petition states:

"The petition of Benjamin Blanshard, John Campbell, Thomas Spivey Francis Rountree, Robert Rountree, Robert Laciter, George Laciter and Nicolas Stallings in all humility, Complaineth.
Whereas every of your Honours petitioners hath a lawful right in and to considerable tracts of land lying and being within this Province and bounded upon Bennett's Creyke and a Creyke now known by the name of Garet's Creyke as by your Honours petitioners patents under the Seal of this Province and other grants and conveyances more at large doth and may appeare. And forasmuch as the Chowan Indians having their hunting quarters upon some of your petitioners land aforesaid therefore does pretend the said lands to be theirs notwithstanding the patents and grants aforesaid menacing and threatening your Honours petitioners by destroying their Stocks burning their houses and other hostilities under pretense they are under your Honours protection. And no Englishman ought to Seate within four miles of their Towne, the which your Honours petitioners well knowing that by an order of the Honorable Council no seatment ought to be made within the Space of four miles aforesaid any wish to the prejudice of said Indians neither hath your honours petitioners taken no land witingly within that distance, yet to continue peace and tranquility, with the Said Indians your Honours petitioners hath offered to purchase their right (if any) to the land held as aforesaid by your Honours petitioners which they refuse and denyeth any Seatment to be made thereon for prevention whereof and that your Honours petitioners may have peaceable enjoyment in their...lands..."

Note: Elias Stallings (b. 1704 in England, d. 1785), son of Nicholas Stallings, Jr., married Elizabeth Roundtree, daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth Roundtree, niece of this Francis Roundtree.

Will 13 Dec 1748, Johnston Co., NC

A will filed 13 Jul 1748 in Johnson County, North Carolina for a Francis Rountree lists sons: Kader, Francis, William and Moses and wife Mary.

[Sources are family, internet, and written word.]

Note: 1704/05 Rent Roll of Virginia
The following Rountrees are listed as living in Nansemond County, 1704
John Roundtree
Robert Roundtree
Thomas Roundtree

Francis married (1) Susan AMES in 1701. Susan was born in 1683 in Virginia. She died in 1749.

They had the following children:

+ 44 M i William ROUNTREE is printed as #14.
+ 45 M ii Francis ROUNDTREE III
+ 46 M iii "Jesse" ROUNDTREE
  47 iv Kader ROUNDTREE was born in .
  48 M v Moses ROUNDTREE was born in .

Francis married (2) Mary (ROUNDTREE).

12. Charles ROUNTREE (Francis ROUNDTREE , John , Joseph , William , Moses ) was born in 1680 in Armagh, Ireland. He died in 1759 in Virginia.

Charles married Lydia MCMAN in 1712 in Virginia. Lydia was born in 1682. She died in 1749.

They had the following children:

+ 49 M i Thomas ROUNTREE

13. Moses ROUNTREE (Francis ROUNDTREE , John , Joseph , William , Moses ) was born in 1682 in Armagh, Ireland. He died before 1755 in North Carolina.

Will 21 July 1755, Perquimans Co., NC, Probated Oct 1755 (Grimes p 321)
son Moses, dau Sarah Hollowell, Hannah, Ledy and Ann Rountree, wf and ex Sary Ex: Nicholas Starlings, Wit: Joshua White, John White, Abram Hill

Moses married Sarah LELLY "Sary".

They had the following children:

+ 50 F i Ann ROUNTREE
  51 M ii Moses ROUNTREE was born in North Carolina.
  52 F iii Hannah ROUNTREE was born in North Carolina.

Will 12 Sept 1758, Perquimans County,. North Carolina
  53 F iv Ledy ROUNTREE was born in North Carolina.
  54 F v Sarah ROUNTREE was born in North Carolina.

14. William ROUNTREE (Francis ROUNDTREE , John , Joseph , William , Moses ) was born in 1699 in Blisland Parish, New Kent County, Virginia. He died on 6 Sep 1766 in Goochland County, Virginia. He had other parents.

Rev War, South Carolina

Will 1 Oct 1765, Goodland Co.,. VA

Another death date/place: December 1765, St. James, Northam, Goochland County, Virginia.

William married Dorcas DUDLEY daughter of Ambrose DUDLEY and Judith SCOTT about 1720. Dorcas was born in 1704 in Kent County, Virginia. She was christened in St. Peters Angilican, New Kent County, Virginia. She died in 1765 in Goochland County, Virginia.

They had the following children:

+ 55 M i William ROUNDTREE Jr.
+ 56 F ii Isabella ROUNDTREE
+ 57 M iii Randall Randolph ROUNDTREE
+ 58 M iv Dudley ROUNDTREE Sr.
+ 59 M v Col. Richardson ROUNDTREE
  60 F vi Elizabeth ROUNDTREE was born in 1740 in . She died about 1766.
        Elizabeth married Callam BAILEY on 3 Jun 1761 in Goochland County, Virginia.
  61 F vii Dorcas ROUNDTREE was born in 1740 in . She died before 1766.
        Dorcas married Drury MURRELL on 28 Sep 1763 in Goochland County, Virginia.
+ 62 F viii Mary ROUNDTREE
+ 63 M ix Thomas ROUNDTREE
+ 64 M x Turner ROUNTREE
  65 F xi Jane ROUNTREE was born in .
  66 F xii Nancy ROUNTREE was born in .
  67 F xiii Rebecca ROUNTREE was born in 1750.
        Rebecca married Robert WADE on 7 Feb 1771 in Goochland County, Virginia.
  68 F xiv Drucilla ROUNTREE was born on 17 Feb 1749 in Goochland County, Virginia. She died on 17 Feb 1791 in Albermarle County, Virginia.
        Drucilla married Anthony HADEN on 14 Jul 1765 in Goochland County, Virginia.

15. Jesse ROUNDTREE (Francis ROUNDTREE , John , Joseph , William , Moses ) was born in . He died in Virginia.

Will 17 Oct 1777, Craven County, North Carolina.

He had the following children:

  69 M i John ROUNDTREE
  70 M ii William ROUNDTREE
  71 F iii Mary ROUNDTREE
  72 F iv Elizabeth ROUNDTREE

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