Nancy (-----)1

F, b. circa 1765
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited8 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1765Nancy (-----) was born circa 1765 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1790 As of circa 1790,her married name was Davis.1 
Marriage*circa 1790She married Joshua (of Joshua) Davis, son of Joshua (of Robt) Davis and Mary (-----), circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Husb's*22 May 1805Nancy was named in her husband's will on 22 May 1805 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Joshua Davis gave to Davis Wright, 20 acres part of tract "Hardship." To wife Nancy balance of land. To sons Noah, Sampson & Brinkley Davis. To daughter Nanny Davis. To brother Turner Davis Extr. Witt: Daniel Hancock, Isaac Phillips & Mathias Penewell.1 

Family

Joshua (of Joshua) Davis b. c 1764, d. b 25 Jun 1805
Children 1.Noah Davis1 b. c 1792
 2.Sampson Davis1 b. c 1794
 3.Brinkley Davis1 b. c 1796
 4.Nanny Davis1 b. c 1798

Citations

  1. [S2159] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JBR (2), 1803-1807, p. 13 (will of Joshua Davis, wife Nancy).

Noah Davis1

M, b. circa 1792
FatherJoshua (of Joshua) Davis1 b. c 1764, d. b 25 Jun 1805
MotherNancy (-----)1 b. c 1765
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited8 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1792Noah Davis was born circa 1792 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*22 May 1805Noah was named in his father's will on 22 May 1805 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Joshua Davis gave to Davis Wright, 20 acres part of tract "Hardship." To wife Nancy balance of land. To sons Noah, Sampson & Brinkley Davis. To daughter Nanny Davis. To brother Turner Davis Extr. Witt: Daniel Hancock, Isaac Phillips & Mathias Penewell.1 

Citations

  1. [S2159] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JBR (2), 1803-1807, p. 13 (will of Joshua Davis, wife Nancy).

Sampson Davis1

M, b. circa 1794
FatherJoshua (of Joshua) Davis1 b. c 1764, d. b 25 Jun 1805
MotherNancy (-----)1 b. c 1765
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited8 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1794Sampson Davis was born circa 1794 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*22 May 1805Sampson was named in his father's will on 22 May 1805 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Joshua Davis gave to Davis Wright, 20 acres part of tract "Hardship." To wife Nancy balance of land. To sons Noah, Sampson & Brinkley Davis. To daughter Nanny Davis. To brother Turner Davis Extr. Witt: Daniel Hancock, Isaac Phillips & Mathias Penewell.1 

Citations

  1. [S2159] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JBR (2), 1803-1807, p. 13 (will of Joshua Davis, wife Nancy).

Brinkley Davis1

M, b. circa 1796
FatherJoshua (of Joshua) Davis1 b. c 1764, d. b 25 Jun 1805
MotherNancy (-----)1 b. c 1765
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited8 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1796Brinkley Davis was born circa 1796 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*22 May 1805Brinkley was named in his father's will on 22 May 1805 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Joshua Davis gave to Davis Wright, 20 acres part of tract "Hardship." To wife Nancy balance of land. To sons Noah, Sampson & Brinkley Davis. To daughter Nanny Davis. To brother Turner Davis Extr. Witt: Daniel Hancock, Isaac Phillips & Mathias Penewell.1 

Citations

  1. [S2159] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JBR (2), 1803-1807, p. 13 (will of Joshua Davis, wife Nancy).

Nanny Davis1

F, b. circa 1798
FatherJoshua (of Joshua) Davis1 b. c 1764, d. b 25 Jun 1805
MotherNancy (-----)1 b. c 1765
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited8 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1798Nanny Davis was born circa 1798 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*22 May 1805Nanny was named in her father's will on 22 May 1805 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Joshua Davis gave to Davis Wright, 20 acres part of tract "Hardship." To wife Nancy balance of land. To sons Noah, Sampson & Brinkley Davis. To daughter Nanny Davis. To brother Turner Davis Extr. Witt: Daniel Hancock, Isaac Phillips & Mathias Penewell.1 

Citations

  1. [S2159] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JBR (2), 1803-1807, p. 13 (will of Joshua Davis, wife Nancy).

George (grdson of Wm Sr) (?) circa 17501

M, b. circa 1745
FatherGeorge (of Wm Sr) Davis1 b. c 1718, d. b 3 Mar 1763
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1725
Last Edited8 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1745George (grdson of Wm Sr) (?) circa 1750 was born circa 1745 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*31 December 1752George was named in his grandfather's will on 31 December 1752 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will William Davis Sr., carpenter, gave to son Levi (Extr), plantation whereon I live, and land on the south side of a deep gully above plantation, and furniture. To daughter Vilet Clair Davis, furniture. To son Truitt, 100 acres called "Middle Road" where I used to live on with furniture belonging to same. To grandson George Davis, 100 acres from the deep gully aforesaid unto George Truitt's first boundary, after his father's decease. To daughter Vilet Clair Davis, liberty of building a house. To grandaughter Tabitha Davis, furniture. To my children Robert, William, George, Truitt, Villet Clare, and Levi, residue to be equally divided among them. Witt: James Noble, William Davis and Joshua Davis.2 
Land sold*5 December 1766He sold land on 5 December 1766 at tract Adventure, Worcester Co, MD. George Davis with wife Mary Davis sold 100 acres of this tract to Nehemiah Catlin, that William Davis willed to his grandson George Davis, in Deep Gully.1 

Citations

  1. [S2158] Ruth T. Dryden, Land Records of Worcester County, Maryland, 1666-1810, p. 13 (tract Adventure).
  2. [S2199] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 8, p. 81 (Nathaniel Davis Family).

(-----) (-----)1

F, b. circa 1725
Last Edited8 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1725(-----) (-----) was born circa 1725 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1745She married George (of Wm Sr) Davis, son of William (of Robt) Davis Sr. and Elizabeth Truitt, circa 1745 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1745 As of circa 1745,her married name was Davis.1 

Family

George (of Wm Sr) Davis b. c 1718, d. b 3 Mar 1763
Child 1.George (grdson of Wm Sr) (?) circa 17501 b. c 1745

Citations

  1. [S2158] Ruth T. Dryden, Land Records of Worcester County, Maryland, 1666-1810, p. 13 (tract Adventure).

Sarah (-----)1

F, b. circa 1720
Last Edited8 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1720Sarah (-----) was born circa 1720.1 
Married Namecirca 1740 As of circa 1740,her married name was Davis.1 
Marriage*circa 1740She married Levi (of Wm Sr) Davis Sr., son of William (of Robt) Davis Sr. and Elizabeth Truitt, circa 1740 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Land sold*15 February 1769Sarah (-----) sold land on 15 February 1769 at tract Adventure, Worcester Co, MD. Levi Davis Sr. with wife Sarah Davis sold 60 acres of this tract to William Jones.1 
Land sold19 October 1770She sold land on 19 October 1770 at tract Adventure, Worcester Co, MD. Levi Davis, son of William, with wife Sarah Davis sold 30 2/3 acres of this tract to Nehemiah Catlin.1 

Family

Levi (of Wm Sr) Davis Sr. b. c 1708, d. a 30 Jun 1791

Citations

  1. [S2158] Ruth T. Dryden, Land Records of Worcester County, Maryland, 1666-1810, p. 13 (tract Adventure).

George (of Fran) Adams1

M, b. circa 1719, d. 15 July 1766
FatherFrancis Thomas Adams Jr.1 b. c 1680, d. b 26 May 1766
MotherMary Godfrey1 b. c 1685
Last Edited24 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1719George (of Fran) Adams was born circa 1719 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1755He married Gillan Martin circa 1755 at Charles Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*30 November 1760George was named in his father's will on 30 November 1760 at Charles Co, MD. In his will Francis Adams gave to son Josias Adams, Negro man Will. To son George Adams, Negro man Sam. To son Ignatius Adams, land and plantation whereon I dwell called "Troops Rendevous" 85 acres. To son Abednego Adams, Negro man called Peter. To granddaughter Ann Elgin, 12 shillings to buy her a ring. Remainder to estate to my children, my son Samuel Adams's five children to have the same part that he would have was he living. Witt: George Jenkins, Richard Robt. Reeder & William Dawing.1 
Death*15 July 1766He died on 15 July 1766 at Charles Co, MD.2 

Family

Gillan Martin b. c 1735
Child 1.Samuel Adams+2 b. c 1755, d. 16 Jun 1794

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 13, 1764-1767, p. 113 (will of Francis Adams, sons Francis & Josias Extrs).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Baker Smith Family Tree by Michele Smith.

Ignatius (of Fran) Adams1

M, b. circa 1730
FatherFrancis Thomas Adams Jr.1 b. c 1680, d. b 26 May 1766
MotherMary Godfrey1 b. c 1685
Last Edited8 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1730Ignatius (of Fran) Adams was born circa 1730 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*30 November 1760Ignatius was named in his father's will on 30 November 1760 at Charles Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 13, 1764-1767, p. 113 (will of Francis Adams, sons Francis & Josias Extrs).

Abednego (of Fran) Adams1

M, b. circa 1732
FatherFrancis Thomas Adams Jr.1 b. c 1680, d. b 26 May 1766
MotherMary Godfrey1 b. c 1685
Last Edited8 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1732Abednego (of Fran) Adams was born circa 1732 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*30 November 1760Abednego was named in his father's will on 30 November 1760 at Charles Co, MD. In his will Francis Adams gave to son Josias Adams, Negro man Will. To son George Adams, Negro man Sam. To son Ignatius Adams, land and plantation whereon I dwell called "Troops Rendevous" 85 acres. To son Abednego Adams, Negro man called Peter. To granddaughter Ann Elgin, 12 shillings to buy her a ring. Remainder to estate to my children, my son Samuel Adams's five children to have the same part that he would have was he living. Witt: George Jenkins, Richard Robt. Reeder & William Dawing.1 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 13, 1764-1767, p. 113 (will of Francis Adams, sons Francis & Josias Extrs).

Samuel (of Fran) Adams1

M, b. circa 1722, d. before 30 November 1760
FatherFrancis Thomas Adams Jr.1 b. c 1680, d. b 26 May 1766
MotherMary Godfrey1 b. c 1685
Last Edited8 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1722Samuel (of Fran) Adams was born circa 1722 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Death*before 30 November 1760He died before 30 November 1760 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*30 November 1760Samuel was named in his father's will on 30 November 1760 at Charles Co, MD. In his will Francis Adams gave to son Josias Adams, Negro man Will. To son George Adams, Negro man Sam. To son Ignatius Adams, land and plantation whereon I dwell called "Troops Rendevous" 85 acres. To son Abednego Adams, Negro man called Peter. To granddaughter Ann Elgin, 12 shillings to buy her a ring. Remainder to estate to my children, my son Samuel Adams's five children to have the same part that he would have was he living. Witt: George Jenkins, Richard Robt. Reeder & William Dawing.1 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 13, 1764-1767, p. 113 (will of Francis Adams, sons Francis & Josias Extrs).

Francis (of Fran) Adams1

M, b. circa 1720
FatherFrancis Thomas Adams Jr.1 b. c 1680, d. b 26 May 1766
MotherMary Godfrey1 b. c 1685
Last Edited8 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1720Francis (of Fran) Adams was born circa 1720 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*30 November 1760Francis was named in his father's will on 30 November 1760 at Charles Co, MD. In his will Francis Adams gave to son Josias Adams, Negro man Will. To son George Adams, Negro man Sam. To son Ignatius Adams, land and plantation whereon I dwell called "Troops Rendevous" 85 acres. To son Abednego Adams, Negro man called Peter. To granddaughter Ann Elgin, 12 shillings to buy her a ring. Remainder to estate to my children, my son Samuel Adams's five children to have the same part that he would have was he living. Witt: George Jenkins, Richard Robt. Reeder & William Dawing.1 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 13, 1764-1767, p. 113 (will of Francis Adams, sons Francis & Josias Extrs).

Ann Elizabeth Davis1,2

F, b. 2 September 1833, d. April 1932
FatherJohn Lawson Davis Sr.1 b. 17 Aug 1806, d. 2 Apr 1851
MotherMargaret Minor1 b. 17 Aug 1813, d. 16 Mar 1884
Last Edited24 Apr 2019
Birth*2 September 1833Ann Elizabeth Davis was born on 2 September 1833 at Charles Co, MD.3 
Married Name1850 As of 1850,her married name was Smith.3 
Marriage*1850She married Noble Smith in 1850.3 
Census w/parents*16 August 1850Ann was listed with her parents in the census of 16 August 1850 at Hill Top District, Charles Co, MD. HH#385 was headed by John L. Davis, a 44 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Davises: Margaret, age 35; Ann E., age 17; Wm. H., age 16; Thomas, age 15; Catherine, age 14; Josias, age 12; John L., age 10; Enoch, age 11; Westley, age 4; Howard, age 3; and Tuelen, age 2.1 
Census w/mother*1860Ann was listed with her mother in the census of 1860 at Alexandria, VA. HH#786 was headed by Margaret Davis, age 48. Listed with her were the following Davises: Elizabeth, age 27; James, age 23; Isaiah, age 21; John, age 20; Enoch, age 18; Wesley, age 17; Howard, age 14; Edward, age 11; and Carry, age 6.2 
Death*April 1932She died in April 1932 at age 98.3 

Family

Noble Smith b. c 1825

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Charles Co, MD.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Alexandria, VA.
  3. [S2941] Editha Roland Robinson, Editha Roland Robinson, descendant of Hezekiah Davis, attachment notorized on 18 Nov 1942, City of Alexandria, VA, Citing records copied in January 1927, from the Bible of John Lawson Davis, and Margaret Minor (his wife), which at the time was in the possession of their eldest child, Mrs. Ann Elizabeth Davis Smith.

William Henry Davis1

M, b. 1 December 1834
FatherJohn Lawson Davis Sr.2 b. 17 Aug 1806, d. 2 Apr 1851
MotherMargaret Minor2 b. 17 Aug 1813, d. 16 Mar 1884
Last Edited24 Apr 2019
Birth*1 December 1834William Henry Davis was born on 1 December 1834 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*16 August 1850William was listed with his parents in the census of 16 August 1850 at Hill Top District, Charles Co, MD. HH#385 was headed by John L. Davis, a 44 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Davises: Margaret, age 35; Ann E., age 17; Wm. H., age 16; Thomas, age 15; Catherine, age 14; Josias, age 12; John L., age 10; Enoch, age 11; Westley, age 4; Howard, age 3; and Tuelen, age 2.2 

Citations

  1. [S2941] Editha Roland Robinson, Editha Roland Robinson, descendant of Hezekiah Davis, attachment notorized on 18 Nov 1942, City of Alexandria, VA, Citing records copied in January 1927, from the Bible of John Lawson Davis, and Margaret Minor (his wife), which at the time was in the possession of their eldest child, Mrs. Ann Elizabeth Davis Smith.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Charles Co, MD.

James Thomas Davis1

M, b. 12 August 1836
FatherJohn Lawson Davis Sr.2 b. 17 Aug 1806, d. 2 Apr 1851
MotherMargaret Minor2 b. 17 Aug 1813, d. 16 Mar 1884
Last Edited24 Apr 2019
Birth*12 August 1836James Thomas Davis was born on 12 August 1836 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*16 August 1850James was listed with his parents in the census of 16 August 1850 at Hill Top District, Charles Co, MD. HH#385 was headed by John L. Davis, a 44 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Davises: Margaret, age 35; Ann E., age 17; Wm. H., age 16; Thomas, age 15; Catherine, age 14; Josias, age 12; John L., age 10; Enoch, age 11; Westley, age 4; Howard, age 3; and Tuelen, age 2.2 
Census w/mother*1860James was listed with his mother in the census of 1860 at Alexandria, VA.3 

Citations

  1. [S2941] Editha Roland Robinson, Editha Roland Robinson, descendant of Hezekiah Davis, attachment notorized on 18 Nov 1942, City of Alexandria, VA, Citing records copied in January 1927, from the Bible of John Lawson Davis, and Margaret Minor (his wife), which at the time was in the possession of their eldest child, Mrs. Ann Elizabeth Davis Smith.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Charles Co, MD.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Alexandria, VA.

Jonah (Josias or Isaiah) Davis1,2,3

M, b. 16 April 1839
FatherJohn Lawson Davis Sr.1 b. 17 Aug 1806, d. 2 Apr 1851
MotherMargaret Minor1 b. 17 Aug 1813, d. 16 Mar 1884
Last Edited24 Apr 2019
Birth*16 April 1839Jonah (Josias or Isaiah) Davis was born on 16 April 1839 at Charles Co, MD.3 
Census w/parents*16 August 1850Jonah was listed with his parents in the census of 16 August 1850 at Hill Top District, Charles Co, MD. HH#385 was headed by John L. Davis, a 44 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Davises: Margaret, age 35; Ann E., age 17; Wm. H., age 16; Thomas, age 15; Catherine, age 14; Josias, age 12; John L., age 10; Enoch, age 11; Westley, age 4; Howard, age 3; and Tuelen, age 2.1 
Census w/mother*1860Jonah was listed with his mother in the census of 1860 at Alexandria, VA. HH#786 was headed by Margaret Davis, age 48. Listed with her were the following Davises: Elizabeth, age 27; James, age 23; Isaiah, age 21; John, age 20; Enoch, age 18; Wesley, age 17; Howard, age 14; Edward, age 11; and Carry, age 6.2 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Charles Co, MD.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Alexandria, VA.
  3. [S2941] Editha Roland Robinson, Editha Roland Robinson, descendant of Hezekiah Davis, attachment notorized on 18 Nov 1942, City of Alexandria, VA, Citing records copied in January 1927, from the Bible of John Lawson Davis, and Margaret Minor (his wife), which at the time was in the possession of their eldest child, Mrs. Ann Elizabeth Davis Smith.

John Lawson Davis Jr.1,2

M, b. 19 December 1840, d. 29 February 1916
FatherJohn Lawson Davis Sr.1 b. 17 Aug 1806, d. 2 Apr 1851
MotherMargaret Minor1 b. 17 Aug 1813, d. 16 Mar 1884
Last Edited24 Apr 2019
Birth*19 December 1840John Lawson Davis Jr. was born on 19 December 1840 at Charles Co, MD.2,3 
Census w/parents*16 August 1850John was listed with his parents in the census of 16 August 1850 at Hill Top District, Charles Co, MD. HH#385 was headed by John L. Davis, a 44 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Davises: Margaret, age 35; Ann E., age 17; Wm. H., age 16; Thomas, age 15; Catherine, age 14; Josias, age 12; John L., age 10; Enoch, age 11; Westley, age 4; Howard, age 3; and Tuelen, age 2.1 
Census w/mother*1860John was listed with his mother in the census of 1860 at Alexandria, VA. HH#786 was headed by Margaret Davis, age 48. Listed with her were the following Davises: Elizabeth, age 27; James, age 23; Isaiah, age 21; John, age 20; Enoch, age 18; Wesley, age 17; Howard, age 14; Edward, age 11; and Carry, age 6.4 
Marriage*28 November 1867He married Maria Ellen Lee Clarke on 28 November 1867 at St. Mary's Co, MD. She was the widow of James deCoursey, John Lawson Davis being her third husband and she his second wife).3 
Death*29 February 1916John Lawson Davis Jr. died on 29 February 1916 at Alexandria, VA, at age 75.2 

Family

Maria Ellen Lee Clarke b. c 1840

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Charles Co, MD.
  2. [S2937] James Lawrence Conrad, James Lawrence Conrad, descendant of Hezekiah Davis, National S.A.R. Application #93933 & State of Virginia #2682, dated 24 Feb 1966.
  3. [S2941] Editha Roland Robinson, Editha Roland Robinson, descendant of Hezekiah Davis, attachment notorized on 18 Nov 1942, City of Alexandria, VA, Citing records copied in January 1927, from the Bible of John Lawson Davis, and Margaret Minor (his wife), which at the time was in the possession of their eldest child, Mrs. Ann Elizabeth Davis Smith.
  4. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Alexandria, VA.

Enoch Davis1

M, b. 7 June 1842
FatherJohn Lawson Davis Sr.1 b. 17 Aug 1806, d. 2 Apr 1851
MotherMargaret Minor1 b. 17 Aug 1813, d. 16 Mar 1884
Last Edited24 Apr 2019
Birth*7 June 1842Enoch Davis was born on 7 June 1842 at Charles Co, MD.2 
Census w/parents*16 August 1850Enoch was listed with his parents in the census of 16 August 1850 at Hill Top District, Charles Co, MD. HH#385 was headed by John L. Davis, a 44 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Davises: Margaret, age 35; Ann E., age 17; Wm. H., age 16; Thomas, age 15; Catherine, age 14; Josias, age 12; John L., age 10; Enoch, age 11; Westley, age 4; Howard, age 3; and Tuelen, age 2.1 
Census w/mother*1860Enoch was listed with his mother in the census of 1860 at Alexandria, VA. HH#786 was headed by Margaret Davis, age 48. Listed with her were the following Davises: Elizabeth, age 27; James, age 23; Isaiah, age 21; John, age 20; Enoch, age 18; Wesley, age 17; Howard, age 14; Edward, age 11; and Carry, age 6.3 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Charles Co, MD.
  2. [S2941] Editha Roland Robinson, Editha Roland Robinson, descendant of Hezekiah Davis, attachment notorized on 18 Nov 1942, City of Alexandria, VA, Citing records copied in January 1927, from the Bible of John Lawson Davis, and Margaret Minor (his wife), which at the time was in the possession of their eldest child, Mrs. Ann Elizabeth Davis Smith.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Alexandria, VA.

Wesley Davis1

M, b. 15 March 1843
FatherJohn Lawson Davis Sr.2 b. 17 Aug 1806, d. 2 Apr 1851
MotherMargaret Minor2 b. 17 Aug 1813, d. 16 Mar 1884
Last Edited24 Apr 2019
Birth*15 March 1843Wesley Davis was born on 15 March 1843 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*16 August 1850Wesley was listed with his parents in the census of 16 August 1850 at Hill Top District, Charles Co, MD. HH#385 was headed by John L. Davis, a 44 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Davises: Margaret, age 35; Ann E., age 17; Wm. H., age 16; Thomas, age 15; Catherine, age 14; Josias, age 12; John L., age 10; Enoch, age 11; Westley, age 4; Howard, age 3; and Tuelen, age 2.2 
Census w/mother*1860Wesley was listed with his mother in the census of 1860 at Alexandria, VA. HH#786 was headed by Margaret Davis, age 48. Listed with her were the following Davises: Elizabeth, age 27; James, age 23; Isaiah, age 21; John, age 20; Enoch, age 18; Wesley, age 17; Howard, age 14; Edward, age 11; and Carry, age 6.3 

Citations

  1. [S2941] Editha Roland Robinson, Editha Roland Robinson, descendant of Hezekiah Davis, attachment notorized on 18 Nov 1942, City of Alexandria, VA, Citing records copied in January 1927, from the Bible of John Lawson Davis, and Margaret Minor (his wife), which at the time was in the possession of their eldest child, Mrs. Ann Elizabeth Davis Smith.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Charles Co, MD.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Alexandria, VA.

Howard Davis1

M, b. circa 1847
FatherJohn Lawson Davis Sr.1 b. 17 Aug 1806, d. 2 Apr 1851
MotherMargaret Minor1 b. 17 Aug 1813, d. 16 Mar 1884
Last Edited8 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1847Howard Davis was born circa 1847 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*16 August 1850Howard was listed with his parents in the census of 16 August 1850 at Hill Top District, Charles Co, MD. HH#385 was headed by John L. Davis, a 44 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Davises: Margaret, age 35; Ann E., age 17; Wm. H., age 16; Thomas, age 15; Catherine, age 14; Josias, age 12; John L., age 10; Enoch, age 11; Westley, age 4; Howard, age 3; and Tuelen, age 2.1 
Census w/mother*1860Howard was listed with his mother in the census of 1860 at Alexandria, VA. HH#786 was headed by Margaret Davis, age 48. Listed with her were the following Davises: Elizabeth, age 27; James, age 23; Isaiah, age 21; John, age 20; Enoch, age 18; Wesley, age 17; Howard, age 14; Edward, age 11; and Carry, age 6.2 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Charles Co, MD.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Alexandria, VA.

Tuelen or Edward Davis1,2

M, b. circa 1848
FatherJohn Lawson Davis Sr.1 b. 17 Aug 1806, d. 2 Apr 1851
MotherMargaret Minor1 b. 17 Aug 1813, d. 16 Mar 1884
Last Edited8 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1848Tuelen or Edward Davis was born circa 1848 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Census w/parents*16 August 1850Tuelen was listed with his parents in the census of 16 August 1850 at Hill Top District, Charles Co, MD. HH#385 was headed by John L. Davis, a 44 year old farmer. Listed with him were the following Davises: Margaret, age 35; Ann E., age 17; Wm. H., age 16; Thomas, age 15; Catherine, age 14; Josias, age 12; John L., age 10; Enoch, age 11; Westley, age 4; Howard, age 3; and Tuelen, age 2.1 
Census w/mother*1860Tuelen was listed with his mother in the census of 1860 at Alexandria, VA. HH#786 was headed by Margaret Davis, age 48. Listed with her were the following Davises: Elizabeth, age 27; James, age 23; Isaiah, age 21; John, age 20; Enoch, age 18; Wesley, age 17; Howard, age 14; Edward, age 11; and Carry, age 6.2 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1850 Federal Census, Charles Co, MD.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1860 Federal Census, Alexandria, VA.

Walter Hanson1

M, b. circa 1700
Last Edited9 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1700Walter Hanson was born circa 1700.1 

Family

Child 1.Elizabeth (of Walter) Hanson+1 b. 1732, d. 1757

Citations

  1. [S2938] Created by Delaine Shirley-Noyer, Elizabeth Mason Whythill - Findagrave Memorial ID 160512168.

Mary (of Robt) Hanson1

F, b. circa 1735
FatherRobert Hanson1,2 b. c 1680, d. 1748
Last Edited18 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1735Mary (of Robt) Hanson was born circa 1735.1 
Married Namecirca 1758 As of circa 1758,her married name was Jenifer.1 
Marriage*circa 1758She married Daniel (of Dr. Dan) Jenifer, son of Dr. Daniel (of Capt Dan) Jenifer and Elizabeth Mason, circa 1758. Papenfuse shows her as possibly the widow of John Briscoe and the daughter of Robert Hanson (ca.1680-1748) and his third wife Dorothy White, who was the widow of John Parry (?-1719).1,2 

Family

Daniel (of Dr. Dan) Jenifer b. 1727, d. b 4 May 1795
Child 1.Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer3,1,2 b. c 1758

Citations

  1. [S2938] Created by Delaine Shirley-Noyer, Elizabeth Mason Whythill - Findagrave Memorial ID 160512168.
  2. [S2580] Alan F. Day, David W. Jordan and Gregory A. Stiverson Edward C. Papenfuse, A Biographical Disctionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Volume 2: I-Z, p. 484 (Daniel Jenifer, by 1729-1795).
  3. [S2781] Wikipedia.org, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/…

Robert Hanson1

M, b. circa 1680, d. 1748
Last Edited18 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1680Robert Hanson was born circa 1680.1,2 
Death*1748He died in 1748.2 

Family

Child 1.Mary (of Robt) Hanson+1,2 b. c 1735

Citations

  1. [S2938] Created by Delaine Shirley-Noyer, Elizabeth Mason Whythill - Findagrave Memorial ID 160512168.
  2. [S2580] Alan F. Day, David W. Jordan and Gregory A. Stiverson Edward C. Papenfuse, A Biographical Disctionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Volume 2: I-Z, p. 484 (Daniel Jenifer, by 1729-1795).

Jane Forbes1,2

F, b. circa 1760
Last Edited18 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1760Jane Forbes was born circa 1760.1 
Married Namecirca 1780 As of circa 1780,her married name was Jenifer.1 
Marriage*circa 1780She married Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, son of Daniel (of Dr. Dan) Jenifer and Mary (of Robt) Hanson, circa 1780.1,2 

Family

Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer b. c 1758

Citations

  1. [S2938] Created by Delaine Shirley-Noyer, Elizabeth Mason Whythill - Findagrave Memorial ID 160512168.
  2. [S2580] Alan F. Day, David W. Jordan and Gregory A. Stiverson Edward C. Papenfuse, A Biographical Disctionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Volume 2: I-Z, p. 484 (Daniel Jenifer, by 1729-1795).

Dr. Walter Hanson Jenifer1,2

M, b. 1751, d. 1785
FatherDaniel (of Dr. Dan) Jenifer1,2 b. 1727, d. b 4 May 1795
MotherElizabeth (of Walter) Hanson1,2 b. 1732, d. 1757
Last Edited18 Apr 2019
Birth*1751Dr. Walter Hanson Jenifer was born in 1751 at Charles Co, MD.1,2 
Marriage*circa 1770He married Ann (-----) circa 1770.3 
Death*1785Dr. Walter Hanson Jenifer died in 1785.1,2 
Will - Aunt's*11 January 1790Walter was named in his aunt's will on 11 January 1790 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Betty Eden gave to brother Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, a negro man named Will and a large silver two-handled cup. To Dr. Daniel Jenifer, my carriage and a mulatto man named Peter, his wife, Let, and her three children named Clare, Phyllis and John. To John Hoskins Stone, four of my best cows and a bull. To Michael Jenifer Stone, a negro man named Peter. To Matthew Stone, a negro boy named Harry. To Mary Stone, wife of John Hoskins Stone, a mourning ring to be purchased by my Executors. To Margaret and Mildred Stone, a mourning ring each to be purchased by my Executors. To James Eden, three mahogany tables and two looking glasses, one in the dining room and the other in the parlor of my dwelling house. To Betty Eden, widow of Townsend Eden, all of my chairs and the tables not before bequeathed; two beds with cotton ticks and bedclothes and bedsteads for them; my spinning wheels; and all of my kitchen furniture. To Polly Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro woman named Cumbo. To Betsy Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro woman named Terry and her child named Jenny. To Nancy Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro girl named Molly. To Kitty Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro girl named Nancy. To Polly Eden, Nancy Eden, Betsy Eden and Kitty Eden, daughters of Townsend Eden, the debt due me from the estate of Robert Knox, deceased, equally divided between them. The money is to be put in the hands and management of Michael Jenifer Stone and Walter Stone and is to be put out by them at interest. To be paid to these girls at marriage or when they arrive at age. To Alexander Scott, one mare colt. To Frederick Stone, one horse colt of my bay mare. To Conden Stone, son of John Hoskins Stone, one colt. To Eliza Stone, daughter of John Hoskins Stone, six teaspoons of silver to be purchased by my Executors. To Ann Adams, a negro named William now in her possession. To Reverend George Goldie, one hogshead of tobacco. To Lydia Reeves, one hogshead of tobacco, two of my calico gowns and all of my country made clothes. To Sarah Jenifer, all of my glassware and my gown and petticoat. To Ann Jenifer, widow of Walter Hanson Jenifer, half a piece of chintz. To Catherine Scott, my large beaver coating cloak. To Sarah Stone, two muslin gowns, two linen aprons and one muslin apron. To Mary Llewellin, my gold mourning ring that has a death's head on it. To Margaret Llewellin, my other mourning ring and my set of buckles. To Elizabeth Thomas, wife of William Thomas, four of my best caps. To Lydia Reeves, the remainder of my caps. To Peggy Eden, widow of John Eden, 15 geese. To Betty Courts, my best fan. To Polly Briscoe, wife of Hanson Briscoe, my lawn (linen?) handkerchief. Brother Daniel Jenifer, my Bristoe (?) Stone sleeve buttons. The remainder of my clothes are to be equally divided by Lydia Reeves between Betsy Eden, widow of Townsend Eden, and Grace Stone. My Executors are to purchase from my estate two tombstones, one for me and one for my deceased husband. The remainder of my estate is to be equally divided between Dr. Daniel Jenifer, Michael Jenifer Stone and Walter Stone. Extr: Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer and Dr. Daniel Jenifer. Wit.: William Craik, Adam Craik. NOTE: 11/30/1791, came Dr. Daniel Jenifer, the surviving executor of Betty Eden. (St. Mary's County, Maryland Wills 1791-1802 by Linda Reno and Joann Humphries).3 

Family

Ann (-----) b. c 1750

Citations

  1. [S2938] Created by Delaine Shirley-Noyer, Elizabeth Mason Whythill - Findagrave Memorial ID 160512168.
  2. [S2580] Alan F. Day, David W. Jordan and Gregory A. Stiverson Edward C. Papenfuse, A Biographical Disctionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Volume 2: I-Z, p. 484 (Daniel Jenifer, by 1729-1795).
  3. [S2940] Mike Marshall, Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties.

Dorothy White1

F, b. circa 1740
Last Edited18 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1740Dorothy White was born circa 1740.1 
Married Namecirca 1760 As of circa 1760,her married name was Parry.1 
Marriage*circa 1760She married John Parry circa 1760 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Jenifer.1 
Marriage*circa 1775Dorothy White married Daniel (of Dr. Dan) Jenifer, son of Dr. Daniel (of Capt Dan) Jenifer and Elizabeth Mason, circa 1775 at Charles Co, MD.1 

Family 1

John Parry b. c 1735, d. c 1775

Family 2

Daniel (of Dr. Dan) Jenifer b. 1727, d. b 4 May 1795
Child 1.Warren Dent Jenifer1,2 b. c 1778

Citations

  1. [S2938] Created by Delaine Shirley-Noyer, Elizabeth Mason Whythill - Findagrave Memorial ID 160512168.
  2. [S2580] Alan F. Day, David W. Jordan and Gregory A. Stiverson Edward C. Papenfuse, A Biographical Disctionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Volume 2: I-Z, p. 484 (Daniel Jenifer, by 1729-1795).

John Parry1

M, b. circa 1735, d. circa 1775
Last Edited9 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1735John Parry was born circa 1735 at Charles Co.1 
Marriage*circa 1760He married Dorothy White circa 1760 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Death*circa 1775John Parry died circa 1775 at Charles Co.1 

Family

Dorothy White b. c 1740

Citations

  1. [S2938] Created by Delaine Shirley-Noyer, Elizabeth Mason Whythill - Findagrave Memorial ID 160512168.

Warren Dent Jenifer1,2

M, b. circa 1778
FatherDaniel (of Dr. Dan) Jenifer1,2 b. 1727, d. b 4 May 1795
MotherDorothy White1,2 b. c 1740
Last Edited18 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1778Warren Dent Jenifer was born circa 1778 at Charles Co, MD.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S2938] Created by Delaine Shirley-Noyer, Elizabeth Mason Whythill - Findagrave Memorial ID 160512168.
  2. [S2580] Alan F. Day, David W. Jordan and Gregory A. Stiverson Edward C. Papenfuse, A Biographical Disctionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Volume 2: I-Z, p. 484 (Daniel Jenifer, by 1729-1795).

(-----) Mills1

F, b. circa 1725, d. before 27 December 1763
FatherJames Mills2 b. c 1700, d. b 1 Mar 1764
MotherNappler Ocane (Okane)2 b. c 1700
Last Edited9 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1725(-----) Mills was born circa 1725 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1745 As of circa 1745,her married name was Eden.1 
Marriage*circa 1745She married John Eden Sr. circa 1745 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Death*before 27 December 1763(-----) Mills died before 27 December 1763 at St. Mary's Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*27 December 1763(-----) was named in her father's will on 27 December 1763 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will James Mills gave to grandson James Eden, the plantation whereon my brother George Mills now lives, or the tobacco and interest arising therefrom, but in case his father gives him the plantation he now lives on then the above plantation or tobacco and interests to go to my grandson John Eden after my brother's death and his fathers. To grandson Thomas Eden half of 500 acres taken up jointly with John Eden on Pipe Creek in Frederick Co. To grandson Townshend Eden small piece of land I bought from Mathew Harbert between Majr Bond's land and John Mattingly's. To grandson John Gordan, plantation whereon John Reeves now lives, or the tobacco and money with interest for which it was mortgaged. But in case he receives the tobacco and money with interest, that to be laid out in shares and be kept to the English and Grammer School until he is fit to be bound out to some creditable business at the discretion of John Eden and be schooled out of my estate. To grandson James Jordan, the plantation whereon William Watkin now lives or the money with interest for which it was mortgaged for, and he to be kept to the English and Grammer School. That my brother Andrew Mills live and remain on the plantation whereon he is until Jistin. Jordan comes of age. Jestin. Jordan to be kept at school with Mr. Isaac Campbell 3 years and after finishing this present year. To Jesse Jordon, Negro boy he brought from his father's called Charles. If my brother keeps in repair the two tobacco houses, kitchen and cornhouse, under the inspection of John Eden and James Jordan, then he shall be released from paying one crop per year of tobacco. The Extrs pay to Lydia Reeves 5000 lbs of crop tobacco. After wife's death, John Eden to have Negro Serabo and 100 lbs current money out the Eastern Shore cargo to be used for the education of my daughter Eden's children. That Len the blacksmith and Juda his wife and smith tools not be appraised but sold to highest bidder. That John Eden have the piece of land being part of the wembs(?) which Phillip Key was to convey to me. That my half of the sloop, Mary and Ann, be divided amongst James Eden, Jestin. Jordan and James Mills Jr. That Jimmy Eden, Jestn. Jordan have Negro Nat or Ben which my wife chooses. That Jemmy Eden's part to be under the care and directions of his father, and Jestn. Jordan's part to be under the care and management of James Mills Jr. That two Negro girls be bought for Mary Nappler Jordan and Ann Nappler Eden. Wife Nappler Mills, have the labour of all my slaves, all other movables. At my wife's death the Negroes, stock and goods, to go to two daughter's children: Elizabeth Jordan and Mary Eden. Wife Nappler Mills and John Eden, Extrs. Witt: Edw'd Turner, John Mills Sr., John Mills, youngest. Codicil: That land belonging to Thomas Allson or one Bagley that runs into Justinian Jordan's land be bought for him, the said Justinian Jordan, out of the rents or profits of his lands, at the discretion of Extrs.2 

Family

John Eden Sr. b. c 1720, d. b 22 Jul 1775
Children 1.Ann Nappler Eden+1 b. c 1745, d. b 3 Feb 1775
 2.Mary Eden2 b. c 1748, d. b 3 Feb 1775
 3.James Eden1 b. c 1752, d. b 2 Jan 1777
 4.John Eden Jr.1 b. c 1754
 5.Townshend Eden1 b. c 1756
 6.Thomas Eden1 b. c 1758

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 89 (will of John Eden, wife Betty).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 13, 1744-1767, p. 5 (will of James Mills).

James Eden1

M, b. circa 1752, d. before 2 January 1777
FatherJohn Eden Sr.1 b. c 1720, d. b 22 Jul 1775
Mother(-----) Mills1 b. c 1725, d. b 27 Dec 1763
Last Edited18 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1752James Eden was born circa 1752 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*27 December 1763James was named in his grandfather's will on 27 December 1763 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will James Mills gave to grandson James Eden, the plantation whereon my brother George Mills now lives, or the tobacco and interest arising therefrom, but in case his father gives him the plantation he now lives on then the above plantation or tobacco and interests to go to my grandson John Eden after my brother's death and his fathers. To grandson Thomas Eden half of 500 acres taken up jointly with John Eden on Pipe Creek in Frederick Co. To grandson Townshend Eden small piece of land I bought from Mathew Harbert between Majr Bond's land and John Mattingly's. To grandson John Gordan, plantation whereon John Reeves now lives, or the tobacco and money with interest for which it was mortgaged. But in case he receives the tobacco and money with interest, that to be laid out in shares and be kept to the English and Grammer School until he is fit to be bound out to some creditable business at the discretion of John Eden and be schooled out of my estate. To grandson James Jordan, the plantation whereon William Watkin now lives or the money with interest for which it was mortgaged for, and he to be kept to the English and Grammer School. That my brother Andrew Mills live and remain on the plantation whereon he is until Jistin. Jordan comes of age. Jestin. Jordan to be kept at school with Mr. Isaac Campbell 3 years and after finishing this present year. To Jesse Jordon, Negro boy he brought from his father's called Charles. If my brother keeps in repair the two tobacco houses, kitchen and cornhouse, under the inspection of John Eden and James Jordan, then he shall be released from paying one crop per year of tobacco. The Extrs pay to Lydia Reeves 5000 lbs of crop tobacco. After wife's death, John Eden to have Negro Serabo and 100 lbs current money out the Eastern Shore cargo to be used for the education of my daughter Eden's children. That Len the blacksmith and Juda his wife and smith tools not be appraised but sold to highest bidder. That John Eden have the piece of land being part of the wembs(?) which Phillip Key was to convey to me. That my half of the sloop, Mary and Ann, be divided amongst James Eden, Jestin. Jordan and James Mills Jr. That Jimmy Eden, Jestn. Jordan have Negro Nat or Ben which my wife chooses. That Jemmy Eden's part to be under the care and directions of his father, and Jestn. Jordan's part to be under the care and management of James Mills Jr. That two Negro girls be bought for Mary Nappler Jordan and Ann Nappler Eden. Wife Nappler Mills, have the labour of all my slaves, all other movables. At my wife's death the Negroes, stock and goods, to go to two daughter's children: Elizabeth Jordan and Mary Eden. Wife Nappler Mills and John Eden, Extrs. Witt: Edw'd Turner, John Mills Sr., John Mills, youngest. Codicil: That land belonging to Thomas Allson or one Bagley that runs into Justinian Jordan's land be bought for him, the said Justinian Jordan, out of the rents or profits of his lands, at the discretion of Extrs.2 
Will - Father's*3 February 1775James was named in his father's will on 3 February 1775 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will John Eden gave to wife Betty Eden, use of plantation, and a field on south side of Maddox's Land bounded by road from Chaptico to Llewellen's Warehouse and road leading to Mrs. Naples Mill's during widowhood and £88 in cash, negroes, furnitue or stock for own disposal. To son James Eden, all lands in "Bashford Manor." To son John Eden Jr., land I bought of Joshua Millard, part of "Neales Lot Resurveyed" and "Darts Hills," tract I bought of William Frazer, called "Barron Doe," above lands rented to widow Charity Morgan, also land bequeathed to me by James Mills, part of "The Weems" and the land I bought of Thomas Hobson, part of "The Weems" and above 2 tracts are rented to John Bradburn, also rents from Joseph Dunbar from land he lives on leased from Joseph Clare. (Note on margin says above land purchased from Clarke.) To son Townshend Eden, to sell tract "Partnership" I bought of Thomas Devaun in Chaptico Forset, 200 acres, also 1/2 of personal estate, he to get his part of grandmother Mills' estate but to have no part of his grandfather Mill's estate, only part of his grandmother Mills' estate. To granddaughter Mary Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. To granddaughters: Jane, Margaret, Ann, Naples Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. Townshend Eden and (Robert Townshend Hood in Trust for) Thomas Eden. Witt: John Mills, Youngest; John Hanson Briscoe; Ann Henry. Betty Eden widow of John Eden does not stand to will.1 
Will*before 2 January 1777James made a will before 2 January 1777 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will James Eden gave to brother Thomas Eden, all tract of land where mother-in-law lives, 5 of my best negroes and half of stock. To two cousins: Mary and Margaret Lewellin and Elizabeth Briscoe all the money due me from Hensen Briscoe to be settled and divided by James and John Mills. To brother Toun'd. Eden, tract I now live on and 1/2 of tract that lies in the forest. To brother John Eden, Extr, equal part of said lands given my brother Town's. Eden and all furniture and negroes equally. Witt: James Disney Jr; Charles Llwellin; John Hawkins Lowe.3 
Death*before 2 January 1777He died before 2 January 1777 at St. Mary's Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.3 
Will - Step Mother*11 January 1790His was named in the will of his step-mother on 11 January 1790 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Betty Eden gave to brother Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, a negro man named Will and a large silver two-handled cup. To Dr. Daniel Jenifer, my carriage and a mulatto man named Peter, his wife, Let, and her three children named Clare, Phyllis and John. To John Hoskins Stone, four of my best cows and a bull. To Michael Jenifer Stone, a negro man named Peter. To Matthew Stone, a negro boy named Harry. To Mary Stone, wife of John Hoskins Stone, a mourning ring to be purchased by my Executors. To Margaret and Mildred Stone, a mourning ring each to be purchased by my Executors. To James Eden, three mahogany tables and two looking glasses, one in the dining room and the other in the parlor of my dwelling house. To Betty Eden, widow of Townsend Eden, all of my chairs and the tables not before bequeathed; two beds with cotton ticks and bedclothes and bedsteads for them; my spinning wheels; and all of my kitchen furniture. To Polly Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro woman named Cumbo. To Betsy Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro woman named Terry and her child named Jenny. To Nancy Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro girl named Molly. To Kitty Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro girl named Nancy. To Polly Eden, Nancy Eden, Betsy Eden and Kitty Eden, daughters of Townsend Eden, the debt due me from the estate of Robert Knox, deceased, equally divided between them. The money is to be put in the hands and management of Michael Jenifer Stone and Walter Stone and is to be put out by them at interest. To be paid to these girls at marriage or when they arrive at age. To Alexander Scott, one mare colt. To Frederick Stone, one horse colt of my bay mare. To Conden Stone, son of John Hoskins Stone, one colt. To Eliza Stone, daughter of John Hoskins Stone, six teaspoons of silver to be purchased by my Executors. To Ann Adams, a negro named William now in her possession. To Reverend George Goldie, one hogshead of tobacco. To Lydia Reeves, one hogshead of tobacco, two of my calico gowns and all of my country made clothes. To Sarah Jenifer, all of my glassware and my gown and petticoat. To Ann Jenifer, widow of Walter Hanson Jenifer, half a piece of chintz. To Catherine Scott, my large beaver coating cloak. To Sarah Stone, two muslin gowns, two linen aprons and one muslin apron. To Mary Llewellin, my gold mourning ring that has a death's head on it. To Margaret Llewellin, my other mourning ring and my set of buckles. To Elizabeth Thomas, wife of William Thomas, four of my best caps. To Lydia Reeves, the remainder of my caps. To Peggy Eden, widow of John Eden, 15 geese. To Betty Courts, my best fan. To Polly Briscoe, wife of Hanson Briscoe, my lawn (linen?) handkerchief. Brother Daniel Jenifer, my Bristoe (?) Stone sleeve buttons. The remainder of my clothes are to be equally divided by Lydia Reeves between Betsy Eden, widow of Townsend Eden, and Grace Stone. My Executors are to purchase from my estate two tombstones, one for me and one for my deceased husband. The remainder of my estate is to be equally divided between Dr. Daniel Jenifer, Michael Jenifer Stone and Walter Stone. Extr: Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer and Dr. Daniel Jenifer. Wit.: William Craik, Adam Craik. NOTE: 11/30/1791, came Dr. Daniel Jenifer, the surviving executor of Betty Eden. (St. Mary's County, Maryland Wills 1791-1802 by Linda Reno and Joann Humphries).4 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 89 (will of John Eden, wife Betty).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 13, 1744-1767, p. 5 (will of James Mills).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 173 (will of James Eden).
  4. [S2940] Mike Marshall, Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties.

John Eden Jr.1

M, b. circa 1754
FatherJohn Eden Sr.1 b. c 1720, d. b 22 Jul 1775
Mother(-----) Mills1 b. c 1725, d. b 27 Dec 1763
Last Edited9 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1754John Eden Jr. was born circa 1754 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*27 December 1763John was named in his grandfather's will on 27 December 1763 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will James Mills gave to grandson James Eden, the plantation whereon my brother George Mills now lives, or the tobacco and interest arising therefrom, but in case his father gives him the plantation he now lives on then the above plantation or tobacco and interests to go to my grandson John Eden after my brother's death and his fathers. To grandson Thomas Eden half of 500 acres taken up jointly with John Eden on Pipe Creek in Frederick Co. To grandson Townshend Eden small piece of land I bought from Mathew Harbert between Majr Bond's land and John Mattingly's. To grandson John Gordan, plantation whereon John Reeves now lives, or the tobacco and money with interest for which it was mortgaged. But in case he receives the tobacco and money with interest, that to be laid out in shares and be kept to the English and Grammer School until he is fit to be bound out to some creditable business at the discretion of John Eden and be schooled out of my estate. To grandson James Jordan, the plantation whereon William Watkin now lives or the money with interest for which it was mortgaged for, and he to be kept to the English and Grammer School. That my brother Andrew Mills live and remain on the plantation whereon he is until Jistin. Jordan comes of age. Jestin. Jordan to be kept at school with Mr. Isaac Campbell 3 years and after finishing this present year. To Jesse Jordon, Negro boy he brought from his father's called Charles. If my brother keeps in repair the two tobacco houses, kitchen and cornhouse, under the inspection of John Eden and James Jordan, then he shall be released from paying one crop per year of tobacco. The Extrs pay to Lydia Reeves 5000 lbs of crop tobacco. After wife's death, John Eden to have Negro Serabo and 100 lbs current money out the Eastern Shore cargo to be used for the education of my daughter Eden's children. That Len the blacksmith and Juda his wife and smith tools not be appraised but sold to highest bidder. That John Eden have the piece of land being part of the wembs(?) which Phillip Key was to convey to me. That my half of the sloop, Mary and Ann, be divided amongst James Eden, Jestin. Jordan and James Mills Jr. That Jimmy Eden, Jestn. Jordan have Negro Nat or Ben which my wife chooses. That Jemmy Eden's part to be under the care and directions of his father, and Jestn. Jordan's part to be under the care and management of James Mills Jr. That two Negro girls be bought for Mary Nappler Jordan and Ann Nappler Eden. Wife Nappler Mills, have the labour of all my slaves, all other movables. At my wife's death the Negroes, stock and goods, to go to two daughter's children: Elizabeth Jordan and Mary Eden. Wife Nappler Mills and John Eden, Extrs. Witt: Edw'd Turner, John Mills Sr., John Mills, youngest. Codicil: That land belonging to Thomas Allson or one Bagley that runs into Justinian Jordan's land be bought for him, the said Justinian Jordan, out of the rents or profits of his lands, at the discretion of Extrs.2 
Will - Father's*3 February 1775John was named in his father's will on 3 February 1775 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will John Eden gave to wife Betty Eden, use of plantation, and a field on south side of Maddox's Land bounded by road from Chaptico to Llewellen's Warehouse and road leading to Mrs. Naples Mill's during widowhood and £88 in cash, negroes, furnitue or stock for own disposal. To son James Eden, all lands in "Bashford Manor." To son John Eden Jr., land I bought of Joshua Millard, part of "Neales Lot Resurveyed" and "Darts Hills," tract I bought of William Frazer, called "Barron Doe," above lands rented to widow Charity Morgan, also land bequeathed to me by James Mills, part of "The Weems" and the land I bought of Thomas Hobson, part of "The Weems" and above 2 tracts are rented to John Bradburn, also rents from Joseph Dunbar from land he lives on leased from Joseph Clare. (Note on margin says above land purchased from Clarke.) To son Townshend Eden, to sell tract "Partnership" I bought of Thomas Devaun in Chaptico Forset, 200 acres, also 1/2 of personal estate, he to get his part of grandmother Mills' estate but to have no part of his grandfather Mill's estate, only part of his grandmother Mills' estate. To granddaughter Mary Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. To granddaughters: Jane, Margaret, Ann, Naples Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. Townshend Eden and (Robert Townshend Hood in Trust for) Thomas Eden. Witt: John Mills, Youngest; John Hanson Briscoe; Ann Henry. Betty Eden widow of John Eden does not stand to will.1 
Will - Brother's*before 2 January 1777John was named in his brother's will before 2 January 1777 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will James Eden gave to brother Thomas Eden, all tract of land where mother-in-law lives, 5 of my best negroes and half of stock. To two cousins: Mary and Margaret Lewellin and Elizabeth Briscoe all the money due me from Hensen Briscoe to be settled and divided by James and John Mills. To brother Toun'd. Eden, tract I now live on and 1/2 of tract that lies in the forest. To brother John Eden, Extr, equal part of said lands given my brother Town's. Eden and all furniture and negroes equally. Witt: James Disney Jr; Charles Llwellin; John Hawkins Lowe.3 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 89 (will of John Eden, wife Betty).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 13, 1744-1767, p. 5 (will of James Mills).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 173 (will of James Eden).

Townshend Eden1

M, b. circa 1756
FatherJohn Eden Sr.1 b. c 1720, d. b 22 Jul 1775
Mother(-----) Mills1 b. c 1725, d. b 27 Dec 1763
Last Edited18 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1756Townshend Eden was born circa 1756 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*3 February 1775Townshend was named in his father's will on 3 February 1775 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will John Eden gave to wife Betty Eden, use of plantation, and a field on south side of Maddox's Land bounded by road from Chaptico to Llewellen's Warehouse and road leading to Mrs. Naples Mill's during widowhood and £88 in cash, negroes, furnitue or stock for own disposal. To son James Eden, all lands in "Bashford Manor." To son John Eden Jr., land I bought of Joshua Millard, part of "Neales Lot Resurveyed" and "Darts Hills," tract I bought of William Frazer, called "Barron Doe," above lands rented to widow Charity Morgan, also land bequeathed to me by James Mills, part of "The Weems" and the land I bought of Thomas Hobson, part of "The Weems" and above 2 tracts are rented to John Bradburn, also rents from Joseph Dunbar from land he lives on leased from Joseph Clare. (Note on margin says above land purchased from Clarke.) To son Townshend Eden, to sell tract "Partnership" I bought of Thomas Devaun in Chaptico Forset, 200 acres, also 1/2 of personal estate, he to get his part of grandmother Mills' estate but to have no part of his grandfather Mill's estate, only part of his grandmother Mills' estate. To granddaughter Mary Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. To granddaughters: Jane, Margaret, Ann, Naples Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. Townshend Eden and (Robert Townshend Hood in Trust for) Thomas Eden. Witt: John Mills, Youngest; John Hanson Briscoe; Ann Henry. Betty Eden widow of John Eden does not stand to will.1 
Will - Brother's*before 2 January 1777Townshend was named in his brother's will before 2 January 1777 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will James Eden gave to brother Thomas Eden, all tract of land where mother-in-law lives, 5 of my best negroes and half of stock. To two cousins: Mary and Margaret Lewellin and Elizabeth Briscoe all the money due me from Hensen Briscoe to be settled and divided by James and John Mills. To brother Toun'd. Eden, tract I now live on and 1/2 of tract that lies in the forest. To brother John Eden, Extr, equal part of said lands given my brother Town's. Eden and all furniture and negroes equally. Witt: James Disney Jr; Charles Llwellin; John Hawkins Lowe.2 
Will - Step Mother*11 January 1790His was named in the will of his step-mother on 11 January 1790 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Betty Eden gave to brother Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, a negro man named Will and a large silver two-handled cup. To Dr. Daniel Jenifer, my carriage and a mulatto man named Peter, his wife, Let, and her three children named Clare, Phyllis and John. To John Hoskins Stone, four of my best cows and a bull. To Michael Jenifer Stone, a negro man named Peter. To Matthew Stone, a negro boy named Harry. To Mary Stone, wife of John Hoskins Stone, a mourning ring to be purchased by my Executors. To Margaret and Mildred Stone, a mourning ring each to be purchased by my Executors. To James Eden, three mahogany tables and two looking glasses, one in the dining room and the other in the parlor of my dwelling house. To Betty Eden, widow of Townsend Eden, all of my chairs and the tables not before bequeathed; two beds with cotton ticks and bedclothes and bedsteads for them; my spinning wheels; and all of my kitchen furniture. To Polly Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro woman named Cumbo. To Betsy Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro woman named Terry and her child named Jenny. To Nancy Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro girl named Molly. To Kitty Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro girl named Nancy. To Polly Eden, Nancy Eden, Betsy Eden and Kitty Eden, daughters of Townsend Eden, the debt due me from the estate of Robert Knox, deceased, equally divided between them. The money is to be put in the hands and management of Michael Jenifer Stone and Walter Stone and is to be put out by them at interest. To be paid to these girls at marriage or when they arrive at age. To Alexander Scott, one mare colt. To Frederick Stone, one horse colt of my bay mare. To Conden Stone, son of John Hoskins Stone, one colt. To Eliza Stone, daughter of John Hoskins Stone, six teaspoons of silver to be purchased by my Executors. To Ann Adams, a negro named William now in her possession. To Reverend George Goldie, one hogshead of tobacco. To Lydia Reeves, one hogshead of tobacco, two of my calico gowns and all of my country made clothes. To Sarah Jenifer, all of my glassware and my gown and petticoat. To Ann Jenifer, widow of Walter Hanson Jenifer, half a piece of chintz. To Catherine Scott, my large beaver coating cloak. To Sarah Stone, two muslin gowns, two linen aprons and one muslin apron. To Mary Llewellin, my gold mourning ring that has a death's head on it. To Margaret Llewellin, my other mourning ring and my set of buckles. To Elizabeth Thomas, wife of William Thomas, four of my best caps. To Lydia Reeves, the remainder of my caps. To Peggy Eden, widow of John Eden, 15 geese. To Betty Courts, my best fan. To Polly Briscoe, wife of Hanson Briscoe, my lawn (linen?) handkerchief. Brother Daniel Jenifer, my Bristoe (?) Stone sleeve buttons. The remainder of my clothes are to be equally divided by Lydia Reeves between Betsy Eden, widow of Townsend Eden, and Grace Stone. My Executors are to purchase from my estate two tombstones, one for me and one for my deceased husband. The remainder of my estate is to be equally divided between Dr. Daniel Jenifer, Michael Jenifer Stone and Walter Stone. Extr: Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer and Dr. Daniel Jenifer. Wit.: William Craik, Adam Craik. NOTE: 11/30/1791, came Dr. Daniel Jenifer, the surviving executor of Betty Eden. (St. Mary's County, Maryland Wills 1791-1802 by Linda Reno and Joann Humphries).3 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 89 (will of John Eden, wife Betty).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 173 (will of James Eden).
  3. [S2940] Mike Marshall, Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties.

Thomas Eden1

M, b. circa 1758
FatherJohn Eden Sr.1 b. c 1720, d. b 22 Jul 1775
Mother(-----) Mills1 b. c 1725, d. b 27 Dec 1763
Last Edited9 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1758Thomas Eden was born circa 1758 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*27 December 1763Thomas was named in his grandfather's will on 27 December 1763 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will James Mills gave to grandson James Eden, the plantation whereon my brother George Mills now lives, or the tobacco and interest arising therefrom, but in case his father gives him the plantation he now lives on then the above plantation or tobacco and interests to go to my grandson John Eden after my brother's death and his fathers. To grandson Thomas Eden half of 500 acres taken up jointly with John Eden on Pipe Creek in Frederick Co. To grandson Townshend Eden small piece of land I bought from Mathew Harbert between Majr Bond's land and John Mattingly's. To grandson John Gordan, plantation whereon John Reeves now lives, or the tobacco and money with interest for which it was mortgaged. But in case he receives the tobacco and money with interest, that to be laid out in shares and be kept to the English and Grammer School until he is fit to be bound out to some creditable business at the discretion of John Eden and be schooled out of my estate. To grandson James Jordan, the plantation whereon William Watkin now lives or the money with interest for which it was mortgaged for, and he to be kept to the English and Grammer School. That my brother Andrew Mills live and remain on the plantation whereon he is until Jistin. Jordan comes of age. Jestin. Jordan to be kept at school with Mr. Isaac Campbell 3 years and after finishing this present year. To Jesse Jordon, Negro boy he brought from his father's called Charles. If my brother keeps in repair the two tobacco houses, kitchen and cornhouse, under the inspection of John Eden and James Jordan, then he shall be released from paying one crop per year of tobacco. The Extrs pay to Lydia Reeves 5000 lbs of crop tobacco. After wife's death, John Eden to have Negro Serabo and 100 lbs current money out the Eastern Shore cargo to be used for the education of my daughter Eden's children. That Len the blacksmith and Juda his wife and smith tools not be appraised but sold to highest bidder. That John Eden have the piece of land being part of the wembs(?) which Phillip Key was to convey to me. That my half of the sloop, Mary and Ann, be divided amongst James Eden, Jestin. Jordan and James Mills Jr. That Jimmy Eden, Jestn. Jordan have Negro Nat or Ben which my wife chooses. That Jemmy Eden's part to be under the care and directions of his father, and Jestn. Jordan's part to be under the care and management of James Mills Jr. That two Negro girls be bought for Mary Nappler Jordan and Ann Nappler Eden. Wife Nappler Mills, have the labour of all my slaves, all other movables. At my wife's death the Negroes, stock and goods, to go to two daughter's children: Elizabeth Jordan and Mary Eden. Wife Nappler Mills and John Eden, Extrs. Witt: Edw'd Turner, John Mills Sr., John Mills, youngest. Codicil: That land belonging to Thomas Allson or one Bagley that runs into Justinian Jordan's land be bought for him, the said Justinian Jordan, out of the rents or profits of his lands, at the discretion of Extrs.2 
Will - Father's*3 February 1775Thomas was named in his father's will on 3 February 1775 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will John Eden gave to wife Betty Eden, use of plantation, and a field on south side of Maddox's Land bounded by road from Chaptico to Llewellen's Warehouse and road leading to Mrs. Naples Mill's during widowhood and £88 in cash, negroes, furnitue or stock for own disposal. To son James Eden, all lands in "Bashford Manor." To son John Eden Jr., land I bought of Joshua Millard, part of "Neales Lot Resurveyed" and "Darts Hills," tract I bought of William Frazer, called "Barron Doe," above lands rented to widow Charity Morgan, also land bequeathed to me by James Mills, part of "The Weems" and the land I bought of Thomas Hobson, part of "The Weems" and above 2 tracts are rented to John Bradburn, also rents from Joseph Dunbar from land he lives on leased from Joseph Clare. (Note on margin says above land purchased from Clarke.) To son Townshend Eden, to sell tract "Partnership" I bought of Thomas Devaun in Chaptico Forset, 200 acres, also 1/2 of personal estate, he to get his part of grandmother Mills' estate but to have no part of his grandfather Mill's estate, only part of his grandmother Mills' estate. To granddaughter Mary Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. To granddaughters: Jane, Margaret, Ann, Naples Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. Townshend Eden and (Robert Townshend Hood in Trust for) Thomas Eden. Witt: John Mills, Youngest; John Hanson Briscoe; Ann Henry. Betty Eden widow of John Eden does not stand to will.1 
Will - Brother's*before 2 January 1777Thomas was named in his brother's will before 2 January 1777 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will James Eden gave to brother Thomas Eden, all tract of land where mother-in-law lives, 5 of my best negroes and half of stock. To two cousins: Mary and Margaret Lewellin and Elizabeth Briscoe all the money due me from Hensen Briscoe to be settled and divided by James and John Mills. To brother Toun'd. Eden, tract I now live on and 1/2 of tract that lies in the forest. To brother John Eden, Extr, equal part of said lands given my brother Town's. Eden and all furniture and negroes equally. Witt: James Disney Jr; Charles Llwellin; John Hawkins Lowe.3 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 89 (will of John Eden, wife Betty).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 13, 1744-1767, p. 5 (will of James Mills).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 173 (will of James Eden).

Ann Nappler Eden1,2

F, b. circa 1745, d. before 3 February 1775
FatherJohn Eden Sr.1 b. c 1720, d. b 22 Jul 1775
Mother(-----) Mills1 b. c 1725, d. b 27 Dec 1763
Last Edited9 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1745Ann Nappler Eden was born circa 1745 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*27 December 1763Ann was named in her grandfather's will on 27 December 1763 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will James Mills gave to grandson James Eden, the plantation whereon my brother George Mills now lives, or the tobacco and interest arising therefrom, but in case his father gives him the plantation he now lives on then the above plantation or tobacco and interests to go to my grandson John Eden after my brother's death and his fathers. To grandson Thomas Eden half of 500 acres taken up jointly with John Eden on Pipe Creek in Frederick Co. To grandson Townshend Eden small piece of land I bought from Mathew Harbert between Majr Bond's land and John Mattingly's. To grandson John Gordan, plantation whereon John Reeves now lives, or the tobacco and money with interest for which it was mortgaged. But in case he receives the tobacco and money with interest, that to be laid out in shares and be kept to the English and Grammer School until he is fit to be bound out to some creditable business at the discretion of John Eden and be schooled out of my estate. To grandson James Jordan, the plantation whereon William Watkin now lives or the money with interest for which it was mortgaged for, and he to be kept to the English and Grammer School. That my brother Andrew Mills live and remain on the plantation whereon he is until Jistin. Jordan comes of age. Jestin. Jordan to be kept at school with Mr. Isaac Campbell 3 years and after finishing this present year. To Jesse Jordon, Negro boy he brought from his father's called Charles. If my brother keeps in repair the two tobacco houses, kitchen and cornhouse, under the inspection of John Eden and James Jordan, then he shall be released from paying one crop per year of tobacco. The Extrs pay to Lydia Reeves 5000 lbs of crop tobacco. After wife's death, John Eden to have Negro Serabo and 100 lbs current money out the Eastern Shore cargo to be used for the education of my daughter Eden's children. That Len the blacksmith and Juda his wife and smith tools not be appraised but sold to highest bidder. That John Eden have the piece of land being part of the wembs(?) which Phillip Key was to convey to me. That my half of the sloop, Mary and Ann, be divided amongst James Eden, Jestin. Jordan and James Mills Jr. That Jimmy Eden, Jestn. Jordan have Negro Nat or Ben which my wife chooses. That Jemmy Eden's part to be under the care and directions of his father, and Jestn. Jordan's part to be under the care and management of James Mills Jr. That two Negro girls be bought for Mary Nappler Jordan and Ann Nappler Eden. Wife Nappler Mills, have the labour of all my slaves, all other movables. At my wife's death the Negroes, stock and goods, to go to two daughter's children: Elizabeth Jordan and Mary Eden. Wife Nappler Mills and John Eden, Extrs. Witt: Edw'd Turner, John Mills Sr., John Mills, youngest. Codicil: That land belonging to Thomas Allson or one Bagley that runs into Justinian Jordan's land be bought for him, the said Justinian Jordan, out of the rents or profits of his lands, at the discretion of Extrs.2 
Married Namecirca 1765 As of circa 1765,her married name was Llewellen.1 
Marriage*circa 1765She married Charles Llewellen circa 1765 at circa 1768, MD.1 
Death*before 3 February 1775Ann Nappler Eden died before 3 February 1775 at St. Mary's Co, MD. She was evidently dec'd by this date as her father John Eden named her 5 daughters instead of her in his will.1 

Family

Charles Llewellen b. c 1745
Children 1.Mary Llewellen1 b. c 1766
 2.Jane Llewellen1 b. c 1768
 3.Margaret Llewellen1 b. c 1770
 4.Ann Llewellen1 b. c 1772
 5.Naples Llewellen1 b. c 1774

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 89 (will of John Eden, wife Betty).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 13, 1744-1767, p. 5 (will of James Mills).

Charles Llewellen1,2

M, b. circa 1745
Last Edited9 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1745Charles Llewellen was born circa 1745.1 
Marriage*circa 1765He married Ann Nappler Eden, daughter of John Eden Sr. and (-----) Mills, circa 1765 at circa 1768, MD.1 
Will - Bro-in-law*before 2 January 1777Charles was named in his brother-in-law's will before 2 January 1777 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will James Eden gave to brother Thomas Eden, all tract of land where mother-in-law lives, 5 of my best negroes and half of stock. To two cousins: Mary and Margaret Lewellin and Elizabeth Briscoe all the money due me from Hensen Briscoe to be settled and divided by James and John Mills. To brother Toun'd. Eden, tract I now live on and 1/2 of tract that lies in the forest. To brother John Eden, Extr, equal part of said lands given my brother Town's. Eden and all furniture and negroes equally. Witt: James Disney Jr; Charles Llwellin; John Hawkins Lowe.2 

Family

Ann Nappler Eden b. c 1745, d. b 3 Feb 1775
Children 1.Mary Llewellen1 b. c 1766
 2.Jane Llewellen1 b. c 1768
 3.Margaret Llewellen1 b. c 1770
 4.Ann Llewellen1 b. c 1772
 5.Naples Llewellen1 b. c 1774

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 89 (will of John Eden, wife Betty).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 173 (will of James Eden).

Mary Llewellen1

F, b. circa 1766
FatherCharles Llewellen1 b. c 1745
MotherAnn Nappler Eden1 b. c 1745, d. b 3 Feb 1775
Last Edited18 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1766Mary Llewellen was born circa 1766 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*3 February 1775Mary was named in her grandfather's will on 3 February 1775 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will John Eden gave to wife Betty Eden, use of plantation, and a field on south side of Maddox's Land bounded by road from Chaptico to Llewellen's Warehouse and road leading to Mrs. Naples Mill's during widowhood and £88 in cash, negroes, furnitue or stock for own disposal. To son James Eden, all lands in "Bashford Manor." To son John Eden Jr., land I bought of Joshua Millard, part of "Neales Lot Resurveyed" and "Darts Hills," tract I bought of William Frazer, called "Barron Doe," above lands rented to widow Charity Morgan, also land bequeathed to me by James Mills, part of "The Weems" and the land I bought of Thomas Hobson, part of "The Weems" and above 2 tracts are rented to John Bradburn, also rents from Joseph Dunbar from land he lives on leased from Joseph Clare. (Note on margin says above land purchased from Clarke.) To son Townshend Eden, to sell tract "Partnership" I bought of Thomas Devaun in Chaptico Forset, 200 acres, also 1/2 of personal estate, he to get his part of grandmother Mills' estate but to have no part of his grandfather Mill's estate, only part of his grandmother Mills' estate. To granddaughter Mary Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. To granddaughters: Jane, Margaret, Ann, Naples Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. Townshend Eden and (Robert Townshend Hood in Trust for) Thomas Eden. Witt: John Mills, Youngest; John Hanson Briscoe; Ann Henry. Betty Eden widow of John Eden does not stand to will.1 
Will - Uncle's*before 2 January 1777Mary was named in her uncle's will before 2 January 1777 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will James Eden gave to brother Thomas Eden, all tract of land where mother-in-law lives, 5 of my best negroes and half of stock. To two cousins: Mary and Margaret Lewellin and Elizabeth Briscoe all the money due me from Hensen Briscoe to be settled and divided by James and John Mills. To brother Toun'd. Eden, tract I now live on and 1/2 of tract that lies in the forest. To brother John Eden, Extr, equal part of said lands given my brother Town's. Eden and all furniture and negroes equally. Witt: James Disney Jr; Charles Llwellin; John Hawkins Lowe.2 
Will - Named as heir*11 January 1790Mary was named as a heir in a will on 11 January 1790 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Betty Eden gave to brother Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, a negro man named Will and a large silver two-handled cup. To Dr. Daniel Jenifer, my carriage and a mulatto man named Peter, his wife, Let, and her three children named Clare, Phyllis and John. To John Hoskins Stone, four of my best cows and a bull. To Michael Jenifer Stone, a negro man named Peter. To Matthew Stone, a negro boy named Harry. To Mary Stone, wife of John Hoskins Stone, a mourning ring to be purchased by my Executors. To Margaret and Mildred Stone, a mourning ring each to be purchased by my Executors. To James Eden, three mahogany tables and two looking glasses, one in the dining room and the other in the parlor of my dwelling house. To Betty Eden, widow of Townsend Eden, all of my chairs and the tables not before bequeathed; two beds with cotton ticks and bedclothes and bedsteads for them; my spinning wheels; and all of my kitchen furniture. To Polly Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro woman named Cumbo. To Betsy Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro woman named Terry and her child named Jenny. To Nancy Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro girl named Molly. To Kitty Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro girl named Nancy. To Polly Eden, Nancy Eden, Betsy Eden and Kitty Eden, daughters of Townsend Eden, the debt due me from the estate of Robert Knox, deceased, equally divided between them. The money is to be put in the hands and management of Michael Jenifer Stone and Walter Stone and is to be put out by them at interest. To be paid to these girls at marriage or when they arrive at age. To Alexander Scott, one mare colt. To Frederick Stone, one horse colt of my bay mare. To Conden Stone, son of John Hoskins Stone, one colt. To Eliza Stone, daughter of John Hoskins Stone, six teaspoons of silver to be purchased by my Executors. To Ann Adams, a negro named William now in her possession. To Reverend George Goldie, one hogshead of tobacco. To Lydia Reeves, one hogshead of tobacco, two of my calico gowns and all of my country made clothes. To Sarah Jenifer, all of my glassware and my gown and petticoat. To Ann Jenifer, widow of Walter Hanson Jenifer, half a piece of chintz. To Catherine Scott, my large beaver coating cloak. To Sarah Stone, two muslin gowns, two linen aprons and one muslin apron. To Mary Llewellin, my gold mourning ring that has a death's head on it. To Margaret Llewellin, my other mourning ring and my set of buckles. To Elizabeth Thomas, wife of William Thomas, four of my best caps. To Lydia Reeves, the remainder of my caps. To Peggy Eden, widow of John Eden, 15 geese. To Betty Courts, my best fan. To Polly Briscoe, wife of Hanson Briscoe, my lawn (linen?) handkerchief. Brother Daniel Jenifer, my Bristoe (?) Stone sleeve buttons. The remainder of my clothes are to be equally divided by Lydia Reeves between Betsy Eden, widow of Townsend Eden, and Grace Stone. My Executors are to purchase from my estate two tombstones, one for me and one for my deceased husband. The remainder of my estate is to be equally divided between Dr. Daniel Jenifer, Michael Jenifer Stone and Walter Stone. Extr: Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer and Dr. Daniel Jenifer. Wit.: William Craik, Adam Craik. NOTE: 11/30/1791, came Dr. Daniel Jenifer, the surviving executor of Betty Eden. (St. Mary's County, Maryland Wills 1791-1802 by Linda Reno and Joann Humphries).3 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 89 (will of John Eden, wife Betty).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 173 (will of James Eden).
  3. [S2940] Mike Marshall, Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties.

Jane Llewellen1

F, b. circa 1768
FatherCharles Llewellen1 b. c 1745
MotherAnn Nappler Eden1 b. c 1745, d. b 3 Feb 1775
Last Edited9 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1768Jane Llewellen was born circa 1768 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*3 February 1775Jane was named in her grandfather's will on 3 February 1775 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will John Eden gave to wife Betty Eden, use of plantation, and a field on south side of Maddox's Land bounded by road from Chaptico to Llewellen's Warehouse and road leading to Mrs. Naples Mill's during widowhood and £88 in cash, negroes, furnitue or stock for own disposal. To son James Eden, all lands in "Bashford Manor." To son John Eden Jr., land I bought of Joshua Millard, part of "Neales Lot Resurveyed" and "Darts Hills," tract I bought of William Frazer, called "Barron Doe," above lands rented to widow Charity Morgan, also land bequeathed to me by James Mills, part of "The Weems" and the land I bought of Thomas Hobson, part of "The Weems" and above 2 tracts are rented to John Bradburn, also rents from Joseph Dunbar from land he lives on leased from Joseph Clare. (Note on margin says above land purchased from Clarke.) To son Townshend Eden, to sell tract "Partnership" I bought of Thomas Devaun in Chaptico Forset, 200 acres, also 1/2 of personal estate, he to get his part of grandmother Mills' estate but to have no part of his grandfather Mill's estate, only part of his grandmother Mills' estate. To granddaughter Mary Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. To granddaughters: Jane, Margaret, Ann, Naples Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. Townshend Eden and (Robert Townshend Hood in Trust for) Thomas Eden. Witt: John Mills, Youngest; John Hanson Briscoe; Ann Henry. Betty Eden widow of John Eden does not stand to will.1 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 89 (will of John Eden, wife Betty).

Margaret Llewellen1

F, b. circa 1770
FatherCharles Llewellen1 b. c 1745
MotherAnn Nappler Eden1 b. c 1745, d. b 3 Feb 1775
Last Edited18 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1770Margaret Llewellen was born circa 1770 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*3 February 1775Margaret was named in her grandfather's will on 3 February 1775 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will John Eden gave to wife Betty Eden, use of plantation, and a field on south side of Maddox's Land bounded by road from Chaptico to Llewellen's Warehouse and road leading to Mrs. Naples Mill's during widowhood and £88 in cash, negroes, furnitue or stock for own disposal. To son James Eden, all lands in "Bashford Manor." To son John Eden Jr., land I bought of Joshua Millard, part of "Neales Lot Resurveyed" and "Darts Hills," tract I bought of William Frazer, called "Barron Doe," above lands rented to widow Charity Morgan, also land bequeathed to me by James Mills, part of "The Weems" and the land I bought of Thomas Hobson, part of "The Weems" and above 2 tracts are rented to John Bradburn, also rents from Joseph Dunbar from land he lives on leased from Joseph Clare. (Note on margin says above land purchased from Clarke.) To son Townshend Eden, to sell tract "Partnership" I bought of Thomas Devaun in Chaptico Forset, 200 acres, also 1/2 of personal estate, he to get his part of grandmother Mills' estate but to have no part of his grandfather Mill's estate, only part of his grandmother Mills' estate. To granddaughter Mary Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. To granddaughters: Jane, Margaret, Ann, Naples Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. Townshend Eden and (Robert Townshend Hood in Trust for) Thomas Eden. Witt: John Mills, Youngest; John Hanson Briscoe; Ann Henry. Betty Eden widow of John Eden does not stand to will.1 
Will - Uncle's*before 2 January 1777Margaret was named in her uncle's will before 2 January 1777 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will James Eden gave to brother Thomas Eden, all tract of land where mother-in-law lives, 5 of my best negroes and half of stock. To two cousins: Mary and Margaret Lewellin and Elizabeth Briscoe all the money due me from Hensen Briscoe to be settled and divided by James and John Mills. To brother Toun'd. Eden, tract I now live on and 1/2 of tract that lies in the forest. To brother John Eden, Extr, equal part of said lands given my brother Town's. Eden and all furniture and negroes equally. Witt: James Disney Jr; Charles Llwellin; John Hawkins Lowe.2 
Will - Named as heir*11 January 1790Margaret was named as a heir in a will on 11 January 1790 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Betty Eden gave to brother Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, a negro man named Will and a large silver two-handled cup. To Dr. Daniel Jenifer, my carriage and a mulatto man named Peter, his wife, Let, and her three children named Clare, Phyllis and John. To John Hoskins Stone, four of my best cows and a bull. To Michael Jenifer Stone, a negro man named Peter. To Matthew Stone, a negro boy named Harry. To Mary Stone, wife of John Hoskins Stone, a mourning ring to be purchased by my Executors. To Margaret and Mildred Stone, a mourning ring each to be purchased by my Executors. To James Eden, three mahogany tables and two looking glasses, one in the dining room and the other in the parlor of my dwelling house. To Betty Eden, widow of Townsend Eden, all of my chairs and the tables not before bequeathed; two beds with cotton ticks and bedclothes and bedsteads for them; my spinning wheels; and all of my kitchen furniture. To Polly Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro woman named Cumbo. To Betsy Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro woman named Terry and her child named Jenny. To Nancy Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro girl named Molly. To Kitty Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro girl named Nancy. To Polly Eden, Nancy Eden, Betsy Eden and Kitty Eden, daughters of Townsend Eden, the debt due me from the estate of Robert Knox, deceased, equally divided between them. The money is to be put in the hands and management of Michael Jenifer Stone and Walter Stone and is to be put out by them at interest. To be paid to these girls at marriage or when they arrive at age. To Alexander Scott, one mare colt. To Frederick Stone, one horse colt of my bay mare. To Conden Stone, son of John Hoskins Stone, one colt. To Eliza Stone, daughter of John Hoskins Stone, six teaspoons of silver to be purchased by my Executors. To Ann Adams, a negro named William now in her possession. To Reverend George Goldie, one hogshead of tobacco. To Lydia Reeves, one hogshead of tobacco, two of my calico gowns and all of my country made clothes. To Sarah Jenifer, all of my glassware and my gown and petticoat. To Ann Jenifer, widow of Walter Hanson Jenifer, half a piece of chintz. To Catherine Scott, my large beaver coating cloak. To Sarah Stone, two muslin gowns, two linen aprons and one muslin apron. To Mary Llewellin, my gold mourning ring that has a death's head on it. To Margaret Llewellin, my other mourning ring and my set of buckles. To Elizabeth Thomas, wife of William Thomas, four of my best caps. To Lydia Reeves, the remainder of my caps. To Peggy Eden, widow of John Eden, 15 geese. To Betty Courts, my best fan. To Polly Briscoe, wife of Hanson Briscoe, my lawn (linen?) handkerchief. Brother Daniel Jenifer, my Bristoe (?) Stone sleeve buttons. The remainder of my clothes are to be equally divided by Lydia Reeves between Betsy Eden, widow of Townsend Eden, and Grace Stone. My Executors are to purchase from my estate two tombstones, one for me and one for my deceased husband. The remainder of my estate is to be equally divided between Dr. Daniel Jenifer, Michael Jenifer Stone and Walter Stone. Extr: Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer and Dr. Daniel Jenifer. Wit.: William Craik, Adam Craik. NOTE: 11/30/1791, came Dr. Daniel Jenifer, the surviving executor of Betty Eden. (St. Mary's County, Maryland Wills 1791-1802 by Linda Reno and Joann Humphries).3 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 89 (will of John Eden, wife Betty).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 173 (will of James Eden).
  3. [S2940] Mike Marshall, Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties.

Ann Llewellen1

F, b. circa 1772
FatherCharles Llewellen1 b. c 1745
MotherAnn Nappler Eden1 b. c 1745, d. b 3 Feb 1775
Last Edited9 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1772Ann Llewellen was born circa 1772 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*3 February 1775Ann was named in her grandfather's will on 3 February 1775 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will John Eden gave to wife Betty Eden, use of plantation, and a field on south side of Maddox's Land bounded by road from Chaptico to Llewellen's Warehouse and road leading to Mrs. Naples Mill's during widowhood and £88 in cash, negroes, furnitue or stock for own disposal. To son James Eden, all lands in "Bashford Manor." To son John Eden Jr., land I bought of Joshua Millard, part of "Neales Lot Resurveyed" and "Darts Hills," tract I bought of William Frazer, called "Barron Doe," above lands rented to widow Charity Morgan, also land bequeathed to me by James Mills, part of "The Weems" and the land I bought of Thomas Hobson, part of "The Weems" and above 2 tracts are rented to John Bradburn, also rents from Joseph Dunbar from land he lives on leased from Joseph Clare. (Note on margin says above land purchased from Clarke.) To son Townshend Eden, to sell tract "Partnership" I bought of Thomas Devaun in Chaptico Forset, 200 acres, also 1/2 of personal estate, he to get his part of grandmother Mills' estate but to have no part of his grandfather Mill's estate, only part of his grandmother Mills' estate. To granddaughter Mary Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. To granddaughters: Jane, Margaret, Ann, Naples Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. Townshend Eden and (Robert Townshend Hood in Trust for) Thomas Eden. Witt: John Mills, Youngest; John Hanson Briscoe; Ann Henry. Betty Eden widow of John Eden does not stand to will.1 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 89 (will of John Eden, wife Betty).

Naples Llewellen1

F, b. circa 1774
FatherCharles Llewellen1 b. c 1745
MotherAnn Nappler Eden1 b. c 1745, d. b 3 Feb 1775
Last Edited9 Apr 2019
Will - Grfath's*circa 1774Naples was named in her grandfather's will circa 1774 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will John Eden gave to wife Betty Eden, use of plantation, and a field on south side of Maddox's Land bounded by road from Chaptico to Llewellen's Warehouse and road leading to Mrs. Naples Mill's during widowhood and £88 in cash, negroes, furnitue or stock for own disposal. To son James Eden, all lands in "Bashford Manor." To son John Eden Jr., land I bought of Joshua Millard, part of "Neales Lot Resurveyed" and "Darts Hills," tract I bought of William Frazer, called "Barron Doe," above lands rented to widow Charity Morgan, also land bequeathed to me by James Mills, part of "The Weems" and the land I bought of Thomas Hobson, part of "The Weems" and above 2 tracts are rented to John Bradburn, also rents from Joseph Dunbar from land he lives on leased from Joseph Clare. (Note on margin says above land purchased from Clarke.) To son Townshend Eden, to sell tract "Partnership" I bought of Thomas Devaun in Chaptico Forset, 200 acres, also 1/2 of personal estate, he to get his part of grandmother Mills' estate but to have no part of his grandfather Mill's estate, only part of his grandmother Mills' estate. To granddaughter Mary Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. To granddaughters: Jane, Margaret, Ann, Naples Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. Townshend Eden and (Robert Townshend Hood in Trust for) Thomas Eden. Witt: John Mills, Youngest; John Hanson Briscoe; Ann Henry. Betty Eden widow of John Eden does not stand to will.1 
Birth*circa 1774She was born circa 1774 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 89 (will of John Eden, wife Betty).

Betty Jenifer1,2

F, b. circa 1725, d. before 30 November 1791
FatherDr. Daniel (of Capt Dan) Jenifer2 b. c 1694, d. b 4 Jun 1729
MotherElizabeth Mason2 b. 1695, d. a 30 Jul 1748
Last Edited18 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1725Betty Jenifer was born circa 1725 at St. Mary's Co, MD.3 
Est Settm't Father's*11 September 1739She was named in the settlement of her father's estate on 11 September 1739 at Charles Co, MD. The account of Dr. Daniel Jenifer showed received from: John Williams, William Smallwood Taylor, Mr. Phillip Key. Payments to: John Machonchie as garnishee of Hugh Arbuthnot, Thomas Butler, Dr. Brown, Thomas Smoot, John Speak Jr., Mrs. Sarah Haddock per James Haddock, John Carroll, Mr. Philip Key, Samuel Hanson. Mentions: no widow & 5 children (unnamed). Administratrix: Elizabeth Theobalds, wife of John Theobalds.4 
Est Settm't Step-Fat*30 July 1748She was named in the settlement of her step-fathers's estate on 30 July 1748 at Charles Co, MD. The account of John Theobalds showed Received from: John Courts, Tubman Mankin, Henry Neal, Meredith Davis, Charles Jones, Ralph Roby, Thomas Rustyn, George Waple, Richard Bilt, Mr. William Black (merchant in London), MM Philpot & Lee (merchants in London), Dr. David Ross. Payments to: Robert Arthur & Archibald Campbell, Daniel Dulany Exq, Andrew Munroe due from dec'd as administrator of Henry Goudy, Betty Jenifer (daughter of Dr. Daniel Jenifer (administratrix married dec'd), her portion of his estate), Josias Adams who married Ann Jenifer (daughter of said Daniel, her portion of his estate), Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer on account of his brother Daniel's share of estate of his father said Dr. Jenifer, Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer (son of said Daniel, his portion of his estate), David Stone who married Elizabeth Jenifer (daugher of said Daniel, her portion of his estate), Richard Rogers (his portion of estate of his father John Rogers (widow married Dr. Jenifer)). Administratrix: Elizabeth Theobalds (widow), now wife of Robert Whythill.5 
Married Namecirca 1760 As of circa 1760,her married name was Eden.1 
Marriage*circa 1760She married John Eden Sr. circa 1760 at St. Mary's Co, MD. Papenfuse shows her as Betty (?-1791), a sister of Daniel Jenifer (by 1729-1795), who married John Eden (ca.1728-1775).1,2 
Will - Husb's*3 February 1775Betty was named in her husband's will on 3 February 1775 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will John Eden gave to wife Betty Eden, use of plantation, and a field on south side of Maddox's Land bounded by road from Chaptico to Llewellen's Warehouse and road leading to Mrs. Naples Mill's during widowhood and £88 in cash, negroes, furnitue or stock for own disposal. To son James Eden, all lands in "Bashford Manor." To son John Eden Jr., land I bought of Joshua Millard, part of "Neales Lot Resurveyed" and "Darts Hills," tract I bought of William Frazer, called "Barron Doe," above lands rented to widow Charity Morgan, also land bequeathed to me by James Mills, part of "The Weems" and the land I bought of Thomas Hobson, part of "The Weems" and above 2 tracts are rented to John Bradburn, also rents from Joseph Dunbar from land he lives on leased from Joseph Clare. (Note on margin says above land purchased from Clarke.) To son Townshend Eden, to sell tract "Partnership" I bought of Thomas Devaun in Chaptico Forset, 200 acres, also 1/2 of personal estate, he to get his part of grandmother Mills' estate but to have no part of his grandfather Mill's estate, only part of his grandmother Mills' estate. To granddaughter Mary Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. To granddaughters: Jane, Margaret, Ann, Naples Llewellen, £50 when 16 years of age. Townshend Eden and (Robert Townshend Hood in Trust for) Thomas Eden. Witt: John Mills, Youngest; John Hanson Briscoe; Ann Henry. Betty Eden widow of John Eden does not stand to will.6 
Will - Step Son*before 2 January 1777Her was named in the will of her step-son before 2 January 1777 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will James Eden gave to brother Thomas Eden, all tract of land where mother-in-law lives, 5 of my best negroes and half of stock. To two cousins: Mary and Margaret Lewellin and Elizabeth Briscoe all the money due me from Hensen Briscoe to be settled and divided by James and John Mills. To brother Toun'd. Eden, tract I now live on and 1/2 of tract that lies in the forest. To brother John Eden, Extr, equal part of said lands given my brother Town's. Eden and all furniture and negroes equally. Witt: James Disney Jr; Charles Llwellin; John Hawkins Lowe.1 
Will*11 January 1790Betty made a will on 11 January 1790 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Betty Eden gave to brother Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, a negro man named Will and a large silver two-handled cup. To Dr. Daniel Jenifer, my carriage and a mulatto man named Peter, his wife, Let, and her three children named Clare, Phyllis and John. To John Hoskins Stone, four of my best cows and a bull. To Michael Jenifer Stone, a negro man named Peter. To Matthew Stone, a negro boy named Harry. To Mary Stone, wife of John Hoskins Stone, a mourning ring to be purchased by my Executors. To Margaret and Mildred Stone, a mourning ring each to be purchased by my Executors. To James Eden, three mahogany tables and two looking glasses, one in the dining room and the other in the parlor of my dwelling house. To Betty Eden, widow of Townsend Eden, all of my chairs and the tables not before bequeathed; two beds with cotton ticks and bedclothes and bedsteads for them; my spinning wheels; and all of my kitchen furniture. To Polly Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro woman named Cumbo. To Betsy Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro woman named Terry and her child named Jenny. To Nancy Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro girl named Molly. To Kitty Eden, daughter of Townsend Eden, a negro girl named Nancy. To Polly Eden, Nancy Eden, Betsy Eden and Kitty Eden, daughters of Townsend Eden, the debt due me from the estate of Robert Knox, deceased, equally divided between them. The money is to be put in the hands and management of Michael Jenifer Stone and Walter Stone and is to be put out by them at interest. To be paid to these girls at marriage or when they arrive at age. To Alexander Scott, one mare colt. To Frederick Stone, one horse colt of my bay mare. To Conden Stone, son of John Hoskins Stone, one colt. To Eliza Stone, daughter of John Hoskins Stone, six teaspoons of silver to be purchased by my Executors. To Ann Adams, a negro named William now in her possession. To Reverend George Goldie, one hogshead of tobacco. To Lydia Reeves, one hogshead of tobacco, two of my calico gowns and all of my country made clothes. To Sarah Jenifer, all of my glassware and my gown and petticoat. To Ann Jenifer, widow of Walter Hanson Jenifer, half a piece of chintz. To Catherine Scott, my large beaver coating cloak. To Sarah Stone, two muslin gowns, two linen aprons and one muslin apron. To Mary Llewellin, my gold mourning ring that has a death's head on it. To Margaret Llewellin, my other mourning ring and my set of buckles. To Elizabeth Thomas, wife of William Thomas, four of my best caps. To Lydia Reeves, the remainder of my caps. To Peggy Eden, widow of John Eden, 15 geese. To Betty Courts, my best fan. To Polly Briscoe, wife of Hanson Briscoe, my lawn (linen?) handkerchief. Brother Daniel Jenifer, my Bristoe (?) Stone sleeve buttons. The remainder of my clothes are to be equally divided by Lydia Reeves between Betsy Eden, widow of Townsend Eden, and Grace Stone. My Executors are to purchase from my estate two tombstones, one for me and one for my deceased husband. The remainder of my estate is to be equally divided between Dr. Daniel Jenifer, Michael Jenifer Stone and Walter Stone. Extr: Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer and Dr. Daniel Jenifer. Wit.: William Craik, Adam Craik. NOTE: 11/30/1791, came Dr. Daniel Jenifer, the surviving executor of Betty Eden. (St. Mary's County, Maryland Wills 1791-1802 by Linda Reno and Joann Humphries).3 
Death*before 30 November 1791She died before 30 November 1791 at St. Mary's Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was proved.3 
Est settm't acct of*29 December 1799An account of her estate was filed on 29 December 1799 at St. Mary's Co, MD. Admin. accts. of Betty Eden showed personalty to following: Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer; Dr. Daniel Jenifer; John Haskins Stone; Michael Jenifer Stone; Walter Stone; Mary Stone; Margaret and Mildred Stone; James Eden; Betty Ann Eden; Polly Edin; Nancy Edin; Kitty Edin; Alexander Lock (Scott?); Frederick Stone; Couden (?) Stone; Eliza Stone; Ann Adams; Rev. George Goldie; Lydia Reeves; Sarah Jenifer; Ann Jenifer; Catherine Scott; Elizabeth Thomas; Betsy Courts; Mary Llewellin; Dr. Jenifer's heirs; Grace Stone; Margaret Edin (tombstones for herself and deceased husband). Residue equally to: Dr. Daniel Jenifer, Michael Jenifer Stone, Walter (?) Stone. Admin.: Michael Jenifer Stone. (SMC Balances and Distributions).3 

Family

John Eden Sr. b. c 1720, d. b 22 Jul 1775
Marriage*circa 1760She married John Eden Sr. circa 1760 at St. Mary's Co, MD. Papenfuse shows her as Betty (?-1791), a sister of Daniel Jenifer (by 1729-1795), who married John Eden (ca.1728-1775).1,2 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 173 (will of James Eden).
  2. [S2580] Alan F. Day, David W. Jordan and Gregory A. Stiverson Edward C. Papenfuse, A Biographical Disctionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Volume 2: I-Z, p. 484 (Daniel Jenifer, by 1729-1795).
  3. [S2940] Mike Marshall, Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties.
  4. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1737-1744, p. 42 (adm. account of Dr. Daniel Jenifer, Admrx Elizabeth Theobalds, wife of John Theobalds).
  5. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1744-1750, p. 102 (Adm account of John Theobalds, Admrx: Elizabeth Theobalds (widow), now wife of Robert Whythill).
  6. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 89 (will of John Eden, wife Betty).

James Mills1

M, b. circa 1700, d. before 1 March 1764
Last Edited9 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1700James Mills was born circa 1700 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1725He married Nappler Ocane (Okane) circa 1725 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will*27 December 1763James made a will on 27 December 1763 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will James Mills gave to grandson James Eden, the plantation whereon my brother George Mills now lives, or the tobacco and interest arising therefrom, but in case his father gives him the plantation he now lives on then the above plantation or tobacco and interests to go to my grandson John Eden after my brother's death and his fathers. To grandson Thomas Eden half of 500 acres taken up jointly with John Eden on Pipe Creek in Frederick Co. To grandson Townshend Eden small piece of land I bought from Mathew Harbert between Majr Bond's land and John Mattingly's. To grandson John Gordan, plantation whereon John Reeves now lives, or the tobacco and money with interest for which it was mortgaged. But in case he receives the tobacco and money with interest, that to be laid out in shares and be kept to the English and Grammer School until he is fit to be bound out to some creditable business at the discretion of John Eden and be schooled out of my estate. To grandson James Jordan, the plantation whereon William Watkin now lives or the money with interest for which it was mortgaged for, and he to be kept to the English and Grammer School. That my brother Andrew Mills live and remain on the plantation whereon he is until Jistin. Jordan comes of age. Jestin. Jordan to be kept at school with Mr. Isaac Campbell 3 years and after finishing this present year. To Jesse Jordon, Negro boy he brought from his father's called Charles. If my brother keeps in repair the two tobacco houses, kitchen and cornhouse, under the inspection of John Eden and James Jordan, then he shall be released from paying one crop per year of tobacco. The Extrs pay to Lydia Reeves 5000 lbs of crop tobacco. After wife's death, John Eden to have Negro Serabo and 100 lbs current money out the Eastern Shore cargo to be used for the education of my daughter Eden's children. That Len the blacksmith and Juda his wife and smith tools not be appraised but sold to highest bidder. That John Eden have the piece of land being part of the wembs(?) which Phillip Key was to convey to me. That my half of the sloop, Mary and Ann, be divided amongst James Eden, Jestin. Jordan and James Mills Jr. That Jimmy Eden, Jestn. Jordan have Negro Nat or Ben which my wife chooses. That Jemmy Eden's part to be under the care and directions of his father, and Jestn. Jordan's part to be under the care and management of James Mills Jr. That two Negro girls be bought for Mary Nappler Jordan and Ann Nappler Eden. Wife Nappler Mills, have the labour of all my slaves, all other movables. At my wife's death the Negroes, stock and goods, to go to two daughter's children: Elizabeth Jordan and Mary Eden. Wife Nappler Mills and John Eden, Extrs. Witt: Edw'd Turner, John Mills Sr., John Mills, youngest. Codicil: That land belonging to Thomas Allson or one Bagley that runs into Justinian Jordan's land be bought for him, the said Justinian Jordan, out of the rents or profits of his lands, at the discretion of Extrs.1 
Death*before 1 March 1764He died before 1 March 1764 at St. Mary's Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.1 

Family

Nappler Ocane (Okane) b. c 1700
Child 1.(-----) Mills+1 b. c 1725, d. b 27 Dec 1763

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 13, 1744-1767, p. 5 (will of James Mills).

Nappler Ocane (Okane)1,2

F, b. circa 1700
Last Edited9 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1700Nappler Ocane (Okane) was born circa 1700 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1725She married James Mills circa 1725 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1725 As of circa 1725,her married name was Mills.1 
Will - Brother's*12 March 1726/27Nappler was named in her brother's will on 12 March 1726/27 at St. Mary's Co, MD. She was shown as my sister Nappler Mills, and given 100 acres at the decease of my wife and mother, in the will of John Okane (Ocane).2 
Will - Husb's*27 December 1763Nappler was named in her husband's will on 27 December 1763 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will James Mills gave to grandson James Eden, the plantation whereon my brother George Mills now lives, or the tobacco and interest arising therefrom, but in case his father gives him the plantation he now lives on then the above plantation or tobacco and interests to go to my grandson John Eden after my brother's death and his fathers. To grandson Thomas Eden half of 500 acres taken up jointly with John Eden on Pipe Creek in Frederick Co. To grandson Townshend Eden small piece of land I bought from Mathew Harbert between Majr Bond's land and John Mattingly's. To grandson John Gordan, plantation whereon John Reeves now lives, or the tobacco and money with interest for which it was mortgaged. But in case he receives the tobacco and money with interest, that to be laid out in shares and be kept to the English and Grammer School until he is fit to be bound out to some creditable business at the discretion of John Eden and be schooled out of my estate. To grandson James Jordan, the plantation whereon William Watkin now lives or the money with interest for which it was mortgaged for, and he to be kept to the English and Grammer School. That my brother Andrew Mills live and remain on the plantation whereon he is until Jistin. Jordan comes of age. Jestin. Jordan to be kept at school with Mr. Isaac Campbell 3 years and after finishing this present year. To Jesse Jordon, Negro boy he brought from his father's called Charles. If my brother keeps in repair the two tobacco houses, kitchen and cornhouse, under the inspection of John Eden and James Jordan, then he shall be released from paying one crop per year of tobacco. The Extrs pay to Lydia Reeves 5000 lbs of crop tobacco. After wife's death, John Eden to have Negro Serabo and 100 lbs current money out the Eastern Shore cargo to be used for the education of my daughter Eden's children. That Len the blacksmith and Juda his wife and smith tools not be appraised but sold to highest bidder. That John Eden have the piece of land being part of the wembs(?) which Phillip Key was to convey to me. That my half of the sloop, Mary and Ann, be divided amongst James Eden, Jestin. Jordan and James Mills Jr. That Jimmy Eden, Jestn. Jordan have Negro Nat or Ben which my wife chooses. That Jemmy Eden's part to be under the care and directions of his father, and Jestn. Jordan's part to be under the care and management of James Mills Jr. That two Negro girls be bought for Mary Nappler Jordan and Ann Nappler Eden. Wife Nappler Mills, have the labour of all my slaves, all other movables. At my wife's death the Negroes, stock and goods, to go to two daughter's children: Elizabeth Jordan and Mary Eden. Wife Nappler Mills and John Eden, Extrs. Witt: Edw'd Turner, John Mills Sr., John Mills, youngest. Codicil: That land belonging to Thomas Allson or one Bagley that runs into Justinian Jordan's land be bought for him, the said Justinian Jordan, out of the rents or profits of his lands, at the discretion of Extrs.1 

Family

James Mills b. c 1700, d. b 1 Mar 1764
Child 1.(-----) Mills+1 b. c 1725, d. b 27 Dec 1763

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 13, 1744-1767, p. 5 (will of James Mills).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 6, 1726-1732, p. 25 (will of John Okane (Ocane)).

Mary Eden1

F, b. circa 1748, d. before 3 February 1775
FatherJohn Eden Sr.1 b. c 1720, d. b 22 Jul 1775
Mother(-----) Mills1 b. c 1725, d. b 27 Dec 1763
Last Edited9 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1748Mary Eden was born circa 1748 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Grfath's*27 December 1763Mary was named in her grandfather's will on 27 December 1763 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will James Mills gave to grandson James Eden, the plantation whereon my brother George Mills now lives, or the tobacco and interest arising therefrom, but in case his father gives him the plantation he now lives on then the above plantation or tobacco and interests to go to my grandson John Eden after my brother's death and his fathers. To grandson Thomas Eden half of 500 acres taken up jointly with John Eden on Pipe Creek in Frederick Co. To grandson Townshend Eden small piece of land I bought from Mathew Harbert between Majr Bond's land and John Mattingly's. To grandson John Gordan, plantation whereon John Reeves now lives, or the tobacco and money with interest for which it was mortgaged. But in case he receives the tobacco and money with interest, that to be laid out in shares and be kept to the English and Grammer School until he is fit to be bound out to some creditable business at the discretion of John Eden and be schooled out of my estate. To grandson James Jordan, the plantation whereon William Watkin now lives or the money with interest for which it was mortgaged for, and he to be kept to the English and Grammer School. That my brother Andrew Mills live and remain on the plantation whereon he is until Jistin. Jordan comes of age. Jestin. Jordan to be kept at school with Mr. Isaac Campbell 3 years and after finishing this present year. To Jesse Jordon, Negro boy he brought from his father's called Charles. If my brother keeps in repair the two tobacco houses, kitchen and cornhouse, under the inspection of John Eden and James Jordan, then he shall be released from paying one crop per year of tobacco. The Extrs pay to Lydia Reeves 5000 lbs of crop tobacco. After wife's death, John Eden to have Negro Serabo and 100 lbs current money out the Eastern Shore cargo to be used for the education of my daughter Eden's children. That Len the blacksmith and Juda his wife and smith tools not be appraised but sold to highest bidder. That John Eden have the piece of land being part of the wembs(?) which Phillip Key was to convey to me. That my half of the sloop, Mary and Ann, be divided amongst James Eden, Jestin. Jordan and James Mills Jr. That Jimmy Eden, Jestn. Jordan have Negro Nat or Ben which my wife chooses. That Jemmy Eden's part to be under the care and directions of his father, and Jestn. Jordan's part to be under the care and management of James Mills Jr. That two Negro girls be bought for Mary Nappler Jordan and Ann Nappler Eden. Wife Nappler Mills, have the labour of all my slaves, all other movables. At my wife's death the Negroes, stock and goods, to go to two daughter's children: Elizabeth Jordan and Mary Eden. Wife Nappler Mills and John Eden, Extrs. Witt: Edw'd Turner, John Mills Sr., John Mills, youngest. Codicil: That land belonging to Thomas Allson or one Bagley that runs into Justinian Jordan's land be bought for him, the said Justinian Jordan, out of the rents or profits of his lands, at the discretion of Extrs.1 
Death*before 3 February 1775She died before 3 February 1775 at St. Mary's Co, MD. She was evidently dec'd by his date as she was not named in her father, John Eden's, will.2 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 13, 1744-1767, p. 5 (will of James Mills).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol. 16, 1774-1777, p. 89 (will of John Eden, wife Betty).

Parthenia Davis1

F, b. circa 1804
FatherJenifer Davis Sr.1 b. 1760, d. b 15 Dec 1825
MotherAnn Adams1 b. c 1782, d. 26 Oct 1848
Last Edited24 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1804Parthenia Davis was born circa 1804 at Charles Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*17 June 1825Parthenia was named in her father's will on 17 June 1825 at Charles Co, MD. In his will Jenifer Davis gave all his land whereon I now live & every other piece of property I possess to my wife Ann Davis during her natural live and after her death to be equally divided between my 8 children namely Jenifer Davis, Parthenia Davis, Lawson Davis, William Davis, Catharine Davis, Eliza Davis, Henry Davis & Thomas Davis equally, share & share a like. Wife Ann Davis Extrx and son Jenifer Davis Extr. Witt: Frank E. Dunnington, Richard Speak and Wm. F. Rennoi.1 

Citations

  1. [S2936] Ballc153, Jennie Davis Garrison Family Tree, citing D.A.R. Application 829501, D.A.R. Research System, Doc: 3 of 4 / p: 1 of 1, Nat'l #724548 Patriot: A030318, showing an original page from February Term 1826, Charles Co, MD Court Records.
  2. [S2941] Editha Roland Robinson, Editha Roland Robinson, descendant of Hezekiah Davis, attachment notorized on 18 Nov 1942, City of Alexandria, VA.

Jenifer Davis Jr.1

M, b. circa 1802
FatherJenifer Davis Sr.1 b. 1760, d. b 15 Dec 1825
MotherAnn Adams1 b. c 1782, d. 26 Oct 1848
Last Edited24 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1802Jenifer Davis Jr. was born circa 1802 at Charles Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*17 June 1825Jenifer was named in his father's will on 17 June 1825 at Charles Co, MD. In his will Jenifer Davis gave all his land whereon I now live & every other piece of property I possess to my wife Ann Davis during her natural live and after her death to be equally divided between my 8 children namely Jenifer Davis, Parthenia Davis, Lawson Davis, William Davis, Catharine Davis, Eliza Davis, Henry Davis & Thomas Davis equally, share & share a like. Wife Ann Davis Extrx and son Jenifer Davis Extr. Witt: Frank E. Dunnington, Richard Speak and Wm. F. Rennoi.1 

Citations

  1. [S2937] James Lawrence Conrad, James Lawrence Conrad, descendant of Hezekiah Davis, National S.A.R. Application #93933 & State of Virginia #2682, dated 24 Feb 1966.
  2. [S2941] Editha Roland Robinson, Editha Roland Robinson, descendant of Hezekiah Davis, attachment notorized on 18 Nov 1942, City of Alexandria, VA.

William Davis1

M, b. circa 1808
FatherJenifer Davis Sr.1 b. 1760, d. b 15 Dec 1825
MotherAnn Adams1 b. c 1782, d. 26 Oct 1848
Last Edited24 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1808William Davis was born circa 1808 at Charles Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*17 June 1825William was named in his father's will on 17 June 1825 at Charles Co, MD. In his will Jenifer Davis gave all his land whereon I now live & every other piece of property I possess to my wife Ann Davis during her natural live and after her death to be equally divided between my 8 children namely Jenifer Davis, Parthenia Davis, Lawson Davis, William Davis, Catharine Davis, Eliza Davis, Henry Davis & Thomas Davis equally, share & share a like. Wife Ann Davis Extrx and son Jenifer Davis Extr. Witt: Frank E. Dunnington, Richard Speak and Wm. F. Rennoi.1 

Citations

  1. [S2936] Ballc153, Jennie Davis Garrison Family Tree, citing D.A.R. Application 829501, D.A.R. Research System, Doc: 3 of 4 / p: 1 of 1, Nat'l #724548 Patriot: A030318, showing an original page from February Term 1826, Charles Co, MD Court Records.
  2. [S2941] Editha Roland Robinson, Editha Roland Robinson, descendant of Hezekiah Davis, attachment notorized on 18 Nov 1942, City of Alexandria, VA.

Henry S. Davis1,2

M, b. circa 1814
FatherJenifer Davis Sr.1 b. 1760, d. b 15 Dec 1825
MotherAnn Adams1 b. c 1782, d. 26 Oct 1848
Last Edited24 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1814Henry S. Davis was born circa 1814 at Charles Co, MD.1,3,2 
Will - Father's*17 June 1825Henry was named in his father's will on 17 June 1825 at Charles Co, MD. In his will Jenifer Davis gave all his land whereon I now live & every other piece of property I possess to my wife Ann Davis during her natural live and after her death to be equally divided between my 8 children namely Jenifer Davis, Parthenia Davis, Lawson Davis, William Davis, Catharine Davis, Eliza Davis, Henry Davis & Thomas Davis equally, share & share a like. Wife Ann Davis Extrx and son Jenifer Davis Extr. Witt: Frank E. Dunnington, Richard Speak and Wm. F. Rennoi.1 
Marriage*circa 1840He married Mary Galt circa 1840. They lived in Washington, DC.4 

Family

Mary Galt b. c 1815

Citations

  1. [S2936] Ballc153, Jennie Davis Garrison Family Tree, citing D.A.R. Application 829501, D.A.R. Research System, Doc: 3 of 4 / p: 1 of 1, Nat'l #724548 Patriot: A030318, showing an original page from February Term 1826, Charles Co, MD Court Records.
  2. [S2941] Editha Roland Robinson, Editha Roland Robinson, descendant of Hezekiah Davis, attachment notorized on 18 Nov 1942, City of Alexandria, VA.
  3. [S2934] Stephan Hurley Klein, Ancestors of Stephan Hurley Klein.
  4. [S2941] Editha Roland Robinson, Editha Roland Robinson, descendant of Hezekiah Davis, attachment notorized on 18 Nov 1942, City of Alexandria, VA, Citing records copied in January 1927, from the Bible of John Lawson Davis, and Margaret Minor (his wife), which at the time was in the possession of their eldest child, Mrs. Ann Elizabeth Davis Smith.

Thomas Davis1

M, b. circa 1816
FatherJenifer Davis Sr.1 b. 1760, d. b 15 Dec 1825
MotherAnn Adams1 b. c 1782, d. 26 Oct 1848
Last Edited24 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1816Thomas Davis was born circa 1816 at Charles Co, MD.1,2 
Will - Father's*17 June 1825Thomas was named in his father's will on 17 June 1825 at Charles Co, MD. In his will Jenifer Davis gave all his land whereon I now live & every other piece of property I possess to my wife Ann Davis during her natural live and after her death to be equally divided between my 8 children namely Jenifer Davis, Parthenia Davis, Lawson Davis, William Davis, Catharine Davis, Eliza Davis, Henry Davis & Thomas Davis equally, share & share a like. Wife Ann Davis Extrx and son Jenifer Davis Extr. Witt: Frank E. Dunnington, Richard Speak and Wm. F. Rennoi.1 
Marriage*circa 1840He married (-----) Gassaway circa 1840. They lived in Elkins, W.Wa.3 

Family

(-----) Gassaway b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S2936] Ballc153, Jennie Davis Garrison Family Tree, citing D.A.R. Application 829501, D.A.R. Research System, Doc: 3 of 4 / p: 1 of 1, Nat'l #724548 Patriot: A030318, showing an original page from February Term 1826, Charles Co, MD Court Records.
  2. [S2941] Editha Roland Robinson, Editha Roland Robinson, descendant of Hezekiah Davis, attachment notorized on 18 Nov 1942, City of Alexandria, VA.
  3. [S2941] Editha Roland Robinson, Editha Roland Robinson, descendant of Hezekiah Davis, attachment notorized on 18 Nov 1942, City of Alexandria, VA, Citing records copied in January 1927, from the Bible of John Lawson Davis, and Margaret Minor (his wife), which at the time was in the possession of their eldest child, Mrs. Ann Elizabeth Davis Smith.

Francis Adams Sr.1

M, b. 1643, d. before 22 December 1698
Last Edited10 Apr 2019
Birth*1643Francis Adams Sr. was born in 1643 at England.1 
Marriage*10 February 1669He married Grace Thomas on 10 February 1669 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Death*before 22 December 1698Francis Adams Sr. died before 22 December 1698 at Charles Co, MD. The estate of Francis Adams was valued at £19.0.0. Appraisers: George Godfry & John Paine.2 
Est settm't acct of*7 June 1699An account of his estate was filed on 7 June 1699 at Charles Co, MD. Grace Adams was shown as Admrix of the estate of Francis Adams.3 

Family

Grace Thomas b. c 1650, d. a 7 Jun 1699
Child 1.Francis Thomas Adams Jr.+1 b. c 1680, d. b 26 May 1766

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Zollinger/Williams Family Tree by Johnnie Williams-Zollinger.
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1697-1700, p. 22 (Francis Adams appraisers noted).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1697-1700, p. 31 (Francis Adams, Admx: Grace Adams).

Grace Thomas1

F, b. circa 1650, d. after 7 June 1699
Last Edited10 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1650Grace Thomas was born circa 1650 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Marriage*10 February 1669She married Francis Adams Sr. on 10 February 1669 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Married Name10 February 1669 As of 10 February 1669,her married name was Adams.1 
Est Settm't Husb's*7 June 1699Grace Thomas was named in her husband's estate settlement on 7 June 1699 at Charles Co, MD. Grace Adams was shown as Admrix of the estate of Francis Adams.2 
Death*after 7 June 1699She died after 7 June 1699 at Charles Co, MD.1,2 

Family

Francis Adams Sr. b. 1643, d. b 22 Dec 1698
Child 1.Francis Thomas Adams Jr.+1 b. c 1680, d. b 26 May 1766

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Zollinger/Williams Family Tree by Johnnie Williams-Zollinger.
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1697-1700, p. 31 (Francis Adams, Admx: Grace Adams).

Robert Klein1

M, b. 20 September 1914
FatherVictor Klein1 b. 12 Jul 1891, d. 10 Jan 1979
MotherKathryn Elizabeth Hurley1 b. 15 Jul 1894, d. 19 Feb 1924
Last Edited10 Apr 2019
Birth*20 September 1914Robert Klein was born on 20 September 1914 at Wellsville, NY.1 

Citations

  1. [S2934] Stephan Hurley Klein, Ancestors of Stephan Hurley Klein.

Alice Klein1

F, b. 27 August 1913
FatherVictor Klein1 b. 12 Jul 1891, d. 10 Jan 1979
MotherKathryn Elizabeth Hurley1 b. 15 Jul 1894, d. 19 Feb 1924
Last Edited10 Apr 2019
Birth*27 August 1913Alice Klein was born on 27 August 1913.1 

Citations

  1. [S2934] Stephan Hurley Klein, Ancestors of Stephan Hurley Klein.

Kathleen Klein1

F, b. 12 April 1917
FatherVictor Klein1 b. 12 Jul 1891, d. 10 Jan 1979
MotherKathryn Elizabeth Hurley1 b. 15 Jul 1894, d. 19 Feb 1924
Last Edited10 Apr 2019
Birth*12 April 1917Kathleen Klein was born on 12 April 1917.1 

Citations

  1. [S2934] Stephan Hurley Klein, Ancestors of Stephan Hurley Klein.

William Coleburn (currier)1

M, b. circa 1660
Last Edited13 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1660William Coleburn (currier) was born circa 1660 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*June 1683He married Eliza Ellis, daughter of John Ellis, in June 1683 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as William Colebourne Currier and Eliza Ellis, daughter of John Ellis, who were married by Mr. William Traile, minister.1 

Family

Eliza Ellis b. c 1665
Children 1.William Coleburn1 b. 31 Jan 1683/84
 2.John Coleburn1 b. 14 Oct 1687
 3.Sarah Coleburn1 b. 1 Feb 1689/90
 4.Thomas Coleburn1 b. 2 Feb 1691/92

Citations

  1. [S970] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1648-1725, 2nd Edition, p. 105 & 106 (Somerset Land Records).

Eliza Ellis1

F, b. circa 1665
FatherJohn Ellis1 b. c 1640
Last Edited13 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1665Eliza Ellis was born circa 1665 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married NameJune 1683 As of June 1683,her married name was Coleburn.1 
Marriage*June 1683She married William Coleburn (currier) in June 1683 at Somerset Co, MD. They were shown as William Colebourne Currier and Eliza Ellis, daughter of John Ellis, who were married by Mr. William Traile, minister.1 

Family

William Coleburn (currier) b. c 1660
Children 1.William Coleburn1 b. 31 Jan 1683/84
 2.John Coleburn1 b. 14 Oct 1687
 3.Sarah Coleburn1 b. 1 Feb 1689/90
 4.Thomas Coleburn1 b. 2 Feb 1691/92

Citations

  1. [S970] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1648-1725, 2nd Edition, p. 105 & 106 (Somerset Land Records).

John Ellis1

M, b. circa 1640
Last Edited13 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1640John Ellis was born circa 1640.1 

Family

Child 1.Eliza Ellis+1 b. c 1665

Citations

  1. [S970] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1648-1725, 2nd Edition, p. 105 & 106 (Somerset Land Records).

William Coleburn1

M, b. 31 January 1683/84
FatherWilliam Coleburn (currier)1 b. c 1660
MotherEliza Ellis1 b. c 1665
Last Edited13 Apr 2019
Birth*31 January 1683/84William Coleburn was born on 31 January 1683/84 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as William Colebourne, son of William Colebourne Currier and Elizabeth his wife, who was born the last day of Jan 1683.1 

Citations

  1. [S970] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1648-1725, 2nd Edition, p. 105 & 106 (Somerset Land Records).

John Coleburn1

M, b. 14 October 1687
FatherWilliam Coleburn (currier)1 b. c 1660
MotherEliza Ellis1 b. c 1665
Last Edited13 Apr 2019
Birth*14 October 1687John Coleburn was born on 14 October 1687 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as John Colebourne, son of William Colebourne Currier and Elizabeth his wife, born 14 Oct 1687 about two in the morning.1 

Citations

  1. [S970] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1648-1725, 2nd Edition, p. 105 & 106 (Somerset Land Records).

Sarah Coleburn1

F, b. 1 February 1689/90
FatherWilliam Coleburn (currier)1 b. c 1660
MotherEliza Ellis1 b. c 1665
Last Edited13 Apr 2019
Birth*1 February 1689/90Sarah Coleburn was born on 1 February 1689/90 at Somerset Co, MD. She was shown as Sarah Colebourne, daughter of William Colebourne Currier and Elizabeth his wife, born 1 Feb 1689.1 

Citations

  1. [S970] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1648-1725, 2nd Edition, p. 105 & 106 (Somerset Land Records).

Thomas Coleburn1

M, b. 2 February 1691/92
FatherWilliam Coleburn (currier)1 b. c 1660
MotherEliza Ellis1 b. c 1665
Last Edited13 Apr 2019
Birth*2 February 1691/92Thomas Coleburn was born on 2 February 1691/92 at Somerset Co, MD. He was shown as Thomas Colebourne, son of William Colebourne Currier and Elizabeth his wife, born 2 Feb 1691.1 

Citations

  1. [S970] F. Edward Wright, Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, 1648-1725, 2nd Edition, p. 105 & 106 (Somerset Land Records).

Nannie J. Johnson1

F, b. 25 January 1873, d. 2 December 1949
FatherCapt. John E. Johnson1 b. 21 Jul 1841, d. 9 Jan 1915
MotherMary M. Kellam1 b. 17 Jul 1844, d. 27 May 1921
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited16 Apr 2019
Birth*25 January 1873Nannie J. Johnson was born on 25 January 1873 at Northampton Co, VA.1,2 
Married Name1 June 1895 As of 1 June 1895,her married name was Robins. 
Marriage*1 June 1895She married Stratten Baily Downing 'B.D.' Robins, son of Isaac Dunton Robins and Eliza Edna Ward, on 1 June 1895 at Norfolk, VA. They were shown as Stratton B. Robbins, age 29, the son of T. & E. Robbins and Nannie Johnson, age 22, the daughter of J.C. & M. Johnson.3 
Death*2 December 1949Nannie J. Johnson died on 2 December 1949 at Marionville, Franktown District, Northampton Co, VA, at age 76. She was shown as Mrs. Nannie J. Robins, the widow of Straton Robins, born 1/25/1873 (age 76/10/7) who died 2 Dec 1949, the daughter of John E. Johnson and Mary Kellam. The informant was Mrs. R.J. Ward. She was buried 12/4/1949 at Red Bank, Marionville, VA.1,2 
Burial*Nannie was buried at Marionville, Franktown District, Northampton Co, VA.1,2 

Family

Stratten Baily Downing 'B.D.' Robins b. 23 Aug 1865, d. 1 Jun 1931
Child 1.Ora Robins+4 b. 20 Apr 1901, d. 13 May 1969

Citations

  1. [S559] Jean Merritt Mihalyka, Gravestone Inscriptions in Northampton County, Virginia.
  2. [S2939] Wendy Colonna, Colonna Family Information, citing VA Death Certificate #28412 for Mrs. Nannie J. Robins.
  3. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Stratton B. Robbins & Nannie Johnson in the Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940.
  4. [S2939] Wendy Colonna, Colonna Family Information, citing VA Death Certificate #165-138, state file #015648 for Ora Robins Colonna.

Tyler Custis Colonna1

M, b. 2 November 1886, d. 15 October 1977
FatherWilliam Tyler Colonna1 b. 1853, d. 1929
MotherVirginia 'Jennie' E. Charnock1 b. 1856, d. 1936
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited16 Apr 2019
Birth*2 November 1886Tyler Custis Colonna was born on 2 November 1886 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1920He married Ora Robins, daughter of Stratten Baily Downing 'B.D.' Robins and Nannie J. Johnson, circa 1920 at Northampton Co, VA.2 
Death*15 October 1977Tyler Custis Colonna died on 15 October 1977 at DePaul Hospital, 150 Kingsley Lane, Norfolk, VA, at age 90. He was shown as Tyler Custis Colona, who died 10-15-77, age 90, who had been a resident of 4840 Winthrop St., Norfolk, VA, born 11-2-1886, the son of William Tyler Colonna & Jennie Charnock & the spouse of Ora Robins, who had been a clerk in the U.S. Navy in WWII. Burial in Red Bank Cemetery, Marionville, VA.1 
Burial*Tyler was buried at Marionville, Franktown District, Northampton Co, VA.1 

Family

Ora Robins b. 20 Apr 1901, d. 13 May 1969

Citations

  1. [S2939] Wendy Colonna, Colonna Family Information, citing VA Death Certificate #217-2232, state file #77-031260 for Tyler Custis Colona.
  2. [S2939] Wendy Colonna, Colonna Family Information, citing VA Death Certificate #165-138, state file #015648 for Ora Robins Colonna.

Ora Robins1

F, b. 20 April 1901, d. 13 May 1969
FatherStratten Baily Downing 'B.D.' Robins1 b. 23 Aug 1865, d. 1 Jun 1931
MotherNannie J. Johnson1 b. 25 Jan 1873, d. 2 Dec 1949
ChartsDescendants of William Andrews (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Thomas Harmanson (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of William Jones (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Sir George Yeardley (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited16 Apr 2019
Birth*20 April 1901Ora Robins was born on 20 April 1901 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Married Namecirca 1920 As of circa 1920,her married name was Colonna.1 
Marriage*circa 1920She married Tyler Custis Colonna, son of William Tyler Colonna and Virginia 'Jennie' E. Charnock, circa 1920 at Northampton Co, VA.1 
Death*13 May 1969Ora Robins died on 13 May 1969 at N.A.M. Hospital, Nassawadox, Northampton Co, VA, at age 68. She was shown as Ora Robins Colonna, a 68 year old spouse of Tyler C. Colonna, born 4-20-1901 & died 5-13-69, the daughter of Stratton B. Robins and Nan Johnson. Burial at Red Bank Cemetery, Marionville, VA.1 
Burial*Ora was buried at Marionville, Franktown District, Northampton Co, VA.1 

Family

Tyler Custis Colonna b. 2 Nov 1886, d. 15 Oct 1977

Citations

  1. [S2939] Wendy Colonna, Colonna Family Information, citing VA Death Certificate #165-138, state file #015648 for Ora Robins Colonna.

Ben Hamilton1

M, b. circa 1900
Last Edited16 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1900Ben Hamilton was born circa 1900 at Norfolk, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1923He married Verlorn (-----) circa 1923.1 

Family

Verlorn (-----) b. c 1900

Citations

  1. [S2939] Wendy Colonna, Colonna Family Information, citing Delaware Certificate of Marriage #3403, Registered No. 49, for Charles Thurston Colonna & Marjorie Elizabeth Hamilton.

Verlorn (-----)1

F, b. circa 1900
Last Edited16 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1900Verlorn (-----) was born circa 1900 at Norfolk, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1923She married Ben Hamilton circa 1923.1 
Married Namecirca 1923 As of circa 1923,her married name was Hamilton.1 

Family

Ben Hamilton b. c 1900

Citations

  1. [S2939] Wendy Colonna, Colonna Family Information, citing Delaware Certificate of Marriage #3403, Registered No. 49, for Charles Thurston Colonna & Marjorie Elizabeth Hamilton.

Elizabeth Ashcomb1

F, b. circa 1682, d. before 6 June 1735
FatherNathaniel Ashcomb I3,2 b. c 1650, d. b 19 May 1687
MotherMary (-----)2 b. c 1650
Last Edited19 May 2019
Birth*circa 1682Elizabeth Ashcomb was born circa 1682 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*25 March 1687Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 25 March 1687 at Calvert Co, MD. In his will Nathaniel Ashcom gave to wife Mary, Extrx, 220 acres of "Ashcom's Purchase," on Hungary River, Dorchester Co; 150 Acres of "Ashcom's Outlet;" 50 acrs of "Ashcom's Enclosure;" and "Point Patience" during widowhood. To son Nathaniel and heirs, "Point Patience" aforesaid at death or marriage of his mother; also part of testator's portion of tract "Deserts" taken up together with Benjamin Lawrence and brother Samuel Ashcom. To son John and heirs, "Ashcom's Purchase" at death of his mother and residue of testator's share of "Deserts." To daughters Mary and Eliza: personalty. In event of death of said Nathaniel and John without issue, 2 daughters aforesaid to inherit their estate. To Mordecai Moore, Paul Kirbe, Thomas Spencer, personalty. Brother Charles to be joint Extr. with wife aforesaid. Witt: Thos. Leake, Geo. Gamball, Jno. Henning, Wm. Goadin & Bridget Evans.3 
Marriage*before 1706She married Capt. Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, son of Col. Daniel Jenifer (Burgess) and Ann Toft, before 1706 at St. Mary's Co, MD. Papenfuse shows her as Elizabeth Ashcom, the second wife of Daniel of St. Thomas (1672-1730) and as a step-grandmother, Elizabeth Ashcom, (?-ca. 1734) to Daniel Jenifer (by 1729-1795) & to his brother Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer (1723-1790), the daughter of Nathaniel Ashcom of Calvert County. Elise Greenup Jourdan, Early Families of Southern Maryland, Volume 4, states that Nathaniel Ashcom's daughter Elizabeth did not marry John Chesley, but was the wife of Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer.1,4,2,5 
Married Namebefore 1706 As of before 1706,her married name was Jenifer. 
Power of Atty gave*6 July 1708Elizabeth Ashcomb gave power of attorney on 6 July 1708 at Calvert Co, MD. Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer & Elizabeth his wife of Calvert Co, MD appointed Col. Tully Robinson of Accomack Co, VA their lawfull attorney to sell 844 acres at Kickotank Neck and 980 acres called Mussongue Swamp in Accomack Co to William Gordon of Middx Co, VA. Witt: Robt. Norton, John Lilliston, John Read & Denis Morris.6,1 
Will - Husb's*7 September 1722Elizabeth was named in her husband's will on 7 September 1722 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, gent., gave to wife Elizabeth (Extr) entire estate, real and personal, in Maryland, Virginia and England or elsewhere. Witt: Richard Sparkling, Dan. Jenifer, Jos. Wilson & John Andrew.7 
Est Settm't Cousin's*5 September 1727She was named in her cousin's estate settlement on 5 September 1727 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The estate of Charles Ashcom was valued at £939.8.9. Appraisers: John Cartwright & John Burroughs. Creditors: Phillip Key & William Brogden. Next of kin: Elizabeth Greenfield & Elizabeth Jenifer. Extrx: Mrs. Judith Brook. (NOTE: Elizabeth Greenfield was his niece, Elizabeth Jenifer was his first cousin and Mrs. Judith Brook was his widow who had remarried.)8 
Est Settm't Husb's*2 June 1731She was named in her husband's estate settlement on 2 June 1731 at St. Mary's Co, MD. Capt. Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer's estate was valued at £7.18.0. Appraisers: John Read & Hugh Hopewell. Creditors: Thomas Waughop & Marry Parran. Next of kin: Samuel Jenifer & Ann Jenifer. Admr/Extr: Elizabeth Jenifer.9 
Will*21 October 1734Elizabeth made a will on 21 October 1734 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Elizabeth Jenifer, widow, gave to daughter Ann, personalty. To son Samuel (Extr) and his heirs, testator's interest in islands on the Eastern Shore bequeathed her by dec'd husband, Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, said son to pay to daughter Ann one-third of the proceeds from sale of same; residue of personal estate and all real estate. Witt: John Read, Ann Aisquith & Ann Cox.10 
Death*before 6 June 1735She died before 6 June 1735 at St. Mary's Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was proved.10 
Est settm't acct of*24 November 1735An account of her estate was filed on 24 November 1735 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The adm. account of Elizabeth Jenifers was valued at £2.8.0. Appraisers: John Read & James King. Creditors: John Hicks & Thomas Fisher. Next of kin: John Theobalds & Ann Jenifers. Admr/Extr: Samuell Jenifers.11 
Est settm't acct of31 August 1739An account of her estate was filed on 31 August 1739 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The account of Elizabeth Jenifer showed Sureties: Hugh Hopewell & Henry Tucker. Payments to: Col. Richard Hopewell & Edmund Jenings, Esq. Extr: Samuel Jenifer.12 

Family

Capt. Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer b. 3 May 1672, d. b 2 Jul 1730
Marriage*before 1706She married Capt. Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, son of Col. Daniel Jenifer (Burgess) and Ann Toft, before 1706 at St. Mary's Co, MD. Papenfuse shows her as Elizabeth Ashcom, the second wife of Daniel of St. Thomas (1672-1730) and as a step-grandmother, Elizabeth Ashcom, (?-ca. 1734) to Daniel Jenifer (by 1729-1795) & to his brother Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer (1723-1790), the daughter of Nathaniel Ashcom of Calvert County. Elise Greenup Jourdan, Early Families of Southern Maryland, Volume 4, states that Nathaniel Ashcom's daughter Elizabeth did not marry John Chesley, but was the wife of Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer.1,4,2,5 
Children 1.Samuel (of Capt Dan) Jenifer+1 b. c 1706, d. b 24 Dec 1754
 2.Ann (of Capt Dan) Jenifer+10,1 b. c 1710, d. b 3 Mar 1775

Citations

  1. [S2580] Alan F. Day, David W. Jordan and Gregory A. Stiverson Edward C. Papenfuse, A Biographical Disctionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Volume 2: I-Z, p. 483, Daniel Jenifer, 1637-1692.
  2. [S2580] Alan F. Day, David W. Jordan and Gregory A. Stiverson Edward C. Papenfuse, A Biographical Disctionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Volume 2: I-Z, p. 484 (Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, 1723-1795).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 2, 1685-1702, p. 14 (will of Nathaniel Ashcom, wife Mary).
  4. [S2580] Alan F. Day, David W. Jordan and Gregory A. Stiverson Edward C. Papenfuse, A Biographical Disctionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Volume 2: I-Z, p. 484 (Daniel Jenifer, by 1729-1795).
  5. [S2946] Elise Greenup Jourdan, Early Families of Southern Maryland, Volume 4, p. 273 (Corrections and Additions).
  6. [S2272] Accomack Co, VA, (Deeds), Wills &c, 1692-1715, Part 2 (typed), p. 362 (Daniel & Eliz Jenifer to Col. Tully Robinson).
  7. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 6, 1726-1732, p. 155 (will of Daniel of St. Thomas, Jenifer, gent., wife Elizabeth).
  8. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1726-1729, p. 8 (adm account of Mr. Charles Ashcom).
  9. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1728-1734, p. 35 (adm account of Capt. Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, Elizabeth Jenifer Admr/Extr).
  10. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 7, 1732-1738, p. 149 (will of Elizabeth Jenifer, widow of Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer).
  11. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1733-1738, p. 52 (adm. account of Elizabeth Jenifers, Admr/Extr: Samuell Jenifers).
  12. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1737-1744, p. 42 (adm. account of Elizabeth Jenifer, Samuel Jenifer Extr).

Martha Earle1

F, b. circa 1667, d. before 22 April 1724
Last Edited19 May 2019
Birth*circa 1667Martha Earle was born circa 1667 at Ratcliffe, England.1 
Married Name18 August 1687 As of 18 August 1687,her married name was Ashcomb.1 
Marriage*18 August 1687She married Charles Ashcomb I, son of John Ashcomb and Winifred Owen, on 18 August 1687 at Stepney, Middlesex, England.1 
Married Nameafter 1702 As of after 1702,her married name was Dansey.2 
Marriage*after 1702Martha Earle married John Dansey Esq. after 1702.2 
Will - Husb's*18 September 1716Martha was named in her husband's will on 18 September 1716 at Patuxent District, St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will John Dansey, collector of Patuxent District, gave to brother Robert Dansey and his heirs, plantation "Radner," he dying without issue, land to be sold and proceeds to be given to male heirs of Jane Lancelot and Eliza: Bridgeman. To Mary Greefield and Rev. Robt Scott personalty. To the poor of All Faith Parish, 12 Acres of _____, in bottom of Town Neck, and to Poplar Hill Church, personalty. Ante-nuptial agreement with Martha Dansey, made by Major Dent, confirmed. Brother Robert, Extr, and residuary legatee. Witt: Adam Bell, Wm. Swale, Rich'd Wise and Diannah Wise.2 
Will - Daughter's*21 October 1717Martha was named in her daughter's will on 21 October 1717 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Winifred Ashcom, spinster, gave to mother Martha Dansey, widow, and heirs, personalty. To niece Mary Ashcom Greenfield and heirs, £50 due to testator from Robt. Dansey, and personalty. To niece Elizabeth Greenfield and heirs, £50 and personalty. To niece Martha Ashcom and heirs, daughter of brother Chas., personalty. Should she die without issue, to pass to niece Elizabeth Greenfield and heirs. Should all aforesaid nieces die without issue, said bequests to pass to heirs at law. Mother Martha Dansey, Extr, residuary legatee. Witt: Mary Johnson, Capt. Tho. Truman Greenfield.3 
Est Settm't Husb's*23 May 1718She was named in her husband's estate settlement on 23 May 1718 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The estate of John Dansey Esq. was valued at £785.19.6. Many payments were made, including the following: Mr. Jenifer, Mr. Nathaniel Ashcom, Mr. John Ashcom & Charles Ashcom (brothers), Mrs. Martha Dansey (dowry), Vingfreed Ashcomb & Wynifryd Ashcomb, Royall Colledge of William Burge & Mary in Virginia, Mrs. Greenfield and Mrs. Martha Dansey. Extr: Robert Dansey.4 
Est Settm't Son's*8 December 1721She was named in the settlement of her son's estate on 8 December 1721 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The estate of John Ashcom was valued at £704.10.11. Appraisers: T.T. Greenfield & Truman Greenfield. Creditors: T.T. Greenfield (sheriff). Next of Kin: Martha Dansey. Administrator: Charles Ashcombe.5 
Will*19 February 1723/24Martha made a will on 19 February 1723/24 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Martha Dansey, widow, gave to granddaughters Mary Ashcom Greenfield and Elizabeth Greenfield, personalty. Should both die before age of 16 or marriage, legacies to pass to Samuel, Martha and Susannah (children of son Charles Ashcom). To daughter-in-law Judith Ashcom, granddaughters Martha and Susannah Ashcomb and Elizabeth (wife of Wm. Shelly), personalty. Should any of 4 granddaughters aforesaid marry a Roman Catholic to forfeit legacies herein bequeathed them. To grandson Samuel Ashcom, money in England, money and certain personalty in Maryland to be expended for a tract of land; and personalty, including a silver can marked M.D. To grandchildren Samuel, Martha and Susanna Ashcom, testator's share in estate of son John Ashcom, dec'd. To son Charles Ashcom, Extr, and heirs, residue of estate. To keep in his possession legacies for grandchilden aforesaid until they arrive at age of 16, and to have custody of bequests of Winifred Ashcom to Mary and Elizabeth Greenfield. Witt: John Mitchell, James Davies, Richard Deavour & Philip Key.6 
Death*before 22 April 1724She died before 22 April 1724 at St. Mary's Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was proved.6 
Will - Son's*20 November 1725Martha was named in her son's will on 20 November 1725 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will Charles Ashcom, gent., gave to wife Judith, Extr, daughters Martha, Susannah and Elizabeth (at age of 16) and to son Samuel, Joyce Haines, Richard Ward Key and Philip Key, personalty. To 4 children aforesaid testator's share in personal estate of brother John, dec'd; division to be made at time that James Greenfield's children take their part of the estate. To daughter Martha and heirs, 100 acres of "Ashcom's Mary Greenfeild" adjcant Harris Hows; she dying without issue, to daughter Susannah and heirs; she failing issue, to daughter Elizabeth and heirs. To son Samuel and heirs, "Point Patience" and dwelling plantation "Marsh Neck"; said son dying without issue, to 3 daughters equally. Also land in Calvert Co. and "Town Neck" (part of dwelling plantation ___) in lieu of legacy from his grandmother Mrs. Martha Dansey, should he not accept, then to 3 daughters aforesaid equally. To Elizabeth Shelley, personalty out of debt due from her husband _____. To wife and 4 children, residue of personal estate equally. Overseers: Jeremiah Sheredine and Phillip Key: the latter to act as Extr should wife die during minority of children, and unti they are of age to receive what is herein or by testator's mother devised to them. Witt: Grace Clelan, Magdalen Tomlinson, Richard Deaver (Deavour), Thomas Truman Greenfield, Ellis Slater.7 

Family 1

Charles Ashcomb I b. c 1645, d. 1702
Marriage*18 August 1687She married Charles Ashcomb I, son of John Ashcomb and Winifred Owen, on 18 August 1687 at Stepney, Middlesex, England.1 
Children 1.Charles Ashcomb II+7 b. c 1688, d. b 23 Mar 1726/27
 2.Mary(?) Ashcomb+3 b. c 1690, d. b 21 Oct 1717
 3.Winifred Ashcomb3 b. c 1692, d. b 27 Mar 1718
 4.John Ashcomb7 b. c 1694, d. c 1720

Family 2

John Dansey Esq. b. c 1670, d. b 27 Sep 1716
Marriage*after 1702Martha Earle married John Dansey Esq. after 1702.2 

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Our family tree by Lori Spalding.
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 51 (will of John Dansey, collector of Patuxent District, wife Martha).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 127 (will of Winifred Ashcom).
  4. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1718-1724, p. 8 (adm. account of John Dansey, Esq., Extr: Robert Dansey, Mrs. Martha Dansey, dowry.).
  5. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1720-1724, p. 19 (adm account of John Ashcom).
  6. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 5, 1720-1726, p. 165 (will of Martha Dansey, widow).
  7. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 6, 1726-1732, p. 20 (will of Charles Ashcom, gent.).

Charles Ashcomb I1

M, b. circa 1645, d. 1702
FatherJohn Ashcomb2 b. c 1618, d. b 31 Aug 1684
MotherWinifred Owen1 b. c 1619
Last Edited17 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1645Charles Ashcomb I was born circa 1645 at Berkshire, England.1 
Will - Father's*16 July 1684Charles was named in his father's will on 16 July 1684 at Patukent River, Calvert Co, MD. In his will John Ashcom, Patukent River, gave to eldest son Charles and male heirs, 1/2 of 650 acres of "West Ashcom," 1/2 of 75 acres of "Cumpton," and 1/2 of 32 acres (unnamed). To youngest son Samuel and male heirs, residue of said tracts. In event of said Charles not coming into the province, entire tracts to go to said Samuel and his heirs. To 2nd son Nathaniel and male heirs, 350 acres of "Point Patience." To 3 sons aforesaid, all personalty. Extrs: Sons Nathaniel and Samuel aforesaid. Witt: Jas. Keech, Thos. Hall and Chas. Boteler.2 
Will - Brother's*25 March 1687Charles was named in his brother's will on 25 March 1687 at Calvert Co, MD. In his will Nathaniel Ashcom gave to wife Mary, Extrx, 220 acres of "Ashcom's Purchase," on Hungary River, Dorchester Co; 150 Acres of "Ashcom's Outlet;" 50 acrs of "Ashcom's Enclosure;" and "Point Patience" during widowhood. To son Nathaniel and heirs, "Point Patience" aforesaid at death or marriage of his mother; also part of testator's portion of tract "Deserts" taken up together with Benjamin Lawrence and brother Samuel Ashcom. To son John and heirs, "Ashcom's Purchase" at death of his mother and residue of testator's share of "Deserts." To daughters Mary and Eliza: personalty. In event of death of said Nathaniel and John without issue, 2 daughters aforesaid to inherit their estate. To Mordecai Moore, Paul Kirbe, Thomas Spencer, personalty. Brother Charles to be joint Extr. with wife aforesaid. Witt: Thos. Leake, Geo. Gamball, Jno. Henning, Wm. Goadin & Bridget Evans.3 
Marriage*18 August 1687He married Martha Earle on 18 August 1687 at Stepney, Middlesex, England.1 
Death*1702Charles Ashcomb I died in 1702 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 

Family

Martha Earle b. c 1667, d. b 22 Apr 1724
Children 1.Charles Ashcomb II+4 b. c 1688, d. b 23 Mar 1726/27
 2.Mary(?) Ashcomb+5 b. c 1690, d. b 21 Oct 1717
 3.Winifred Ashcomb5 b. c 1692, d. b 27 Mar 1718
 4.John Ashcomb4 b. c 1694, d. c 1720

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Our family tree by Lori Spalding.
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 1, 1635-1685, p. 137 (will of John Ashcom, Patukent River).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 2, 1685-1702, p. 14 (will of Nathaniel Ashcom, wife Mary).
  4. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 6, 1726-1732, p. 20 (will of Charles Ashcom, gent.).
  5. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 127 (will of Winifred Ashcom).

Charles Ashcomb II1

M, b. circa 1688, d. before 23 March 1726/27
FatherCharles Ashcomb I1 b. c 1645, d. 1702
MotherMartha Earle1 b. c 1667, d. b 22 Apr 1724
Last Edited19 May 2019
Birth*circa 1688Charles Ashcomb II was born circa 1688 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1706He married Judith Briscoe, daughter of Philip Briscoe, circa 1706 at St. Mary's Co, MD.2 
Will - Sister's*21 October 1717Charles was named in his sister's will on 21 October 1717 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Winifred Ashcom, spinster, gave to mother Martha Dansey, widow, and heirs, personalty. To niece Mary Ashcom Greenfield and heirs, £50 due to testator from Robt. Dansey, and personalty. To niece Elizabeth Greenfield and heirs, £50 and personalty. To niece Martha Ashcom and heirs, daughter of brother Chas., personalty. Should she die without issue, to pass to niece Elizabeth Greenfield and heirs. Should all aforesaid nieces die without issue, said bequests to pass to heirs at law. Mother Martha Dansey, Extr, residuary legatee. Witt: Mary Johnson, Capt. Tho. Truman Greenfield.2 
Est Settm't Step-Fat*23 May 1718He was named in the settlement of his step-fathers's estate on 23 May 1718 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The estate of John Dansey Esq. was valued at £785.19.6. Many payments were made, including the following: Mr. Jenifer, Mr. Nathaniel Ashcom, Mr. John Ashcom & Charles Ashcom (brothers), Mrs. Martha Dansey (dowry), Vingfreed Ashcomb & Wynifryd Ashcomb, Royall Colledge of William Burge & Mary in Virginia, Mrs. Greenfield and Mrs. Martha Dansey. Extr: Robert Dansey.3 
Est Settm't Sister's*29 May 1718He was named in the settlement of his sister's estate on 29 May 1718 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The estate of Winifred Ashcom was valued at £194.5.4. Appraisers: Charles Smith & James Crookes. Next of kin: Charles Ashcom & John Ashcome.4 
Est Settm't Bro's*8 December 1721He was named in the settlement of his brother's estate on 8 December 1721 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The estate of John Ashcom was valued at £704.10.11. Appraisers: T.T. Greenfield & Truman Greenfield. Creditors: T.T. Greenfield (sheriff). Next of Kin: Martha Dansey. Administrator: Charles Ashcombe.5 
Will - Mother's*19 February 1723/24Charles was named in his mother's will on 19 February 1723/24 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Martha Dansey, widow, gave to granddaughters Mary Ashcom Greenfield and Elizabeth Greenfield, personalty. Should both die before age of 16 or marriage, legacies to pass to Samuel, Martha and Susannah (children of son Charles Ashcom). To daughter-in-law Judith Ashcom, granddaughters Martha and Susannah Ashcomb and Elizabeth (wife of Wm. Shelly), personalty. Should any of 4 granddaughters aforesaid marry a Roman Catholic to forfeit legacies herein bequeathed them. To grandson Samuel Ashcom, money in England, money and certain personalty in Maryland to be expended for a tract of land; and personalty, including a silver can marked M.D. To grandchildren Samuel, Martha and Susanna Ashcom, testator's share in estate of son John Ashcom, dec'd. To son Charles Ashcom, Extr, and heirs, residue of estate. To keep in his possession legacies for grandchilden aforesaid until they arrive at age of 16, and to have custody of bequests of Winifred Ashcom to Mary and Elizabeth Greenfield. Witt: John Mitchell, James Davies, Richard Deavour & Philip Key.6 
Will*20 November 1725Charles made a will on 20 November 1725 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will Charles Ashcom, gent., gave to wife Judith, Extr, daughters Martha, Susannah and Elizabeth (at age of 16) and to son Samuel, Joyce Haines, Richard Ward Key and Philip Key, personalty. To 4 children aforesaid testator's share in personal estate of brother John, dec'd; division to be made at time that James Greenfield's children take their part of the estate. To daughter Martha and heirs, 100 acres of "Ashcom's Mary Greenfeild" adjcant Harris Hows; she dying without issue, to daughter Susannah and heirs; she failing issue, to daughter Elizabeth and heirs. To son Samuel and heirs, "Point Patience" and dwelling plantation "Marsh Neck"; said son dying without issue, to 3 daughters equally. Also land in Calvert Co. and "Town Neck" (part of dwelling plantation ___) in lieu of legacy from his grandmother Mrs. Martha Dansey, should he not accept, then to 3 daughters aforesaid equally. To Elizabeth Shelley, personalty out of debt due from her husband _____. To wife and 4 children, residue of personal estate equally. Overseers: Jeremiah Sheredine and Phillip Key: the latter to act as Extr should wife die during minority of children, and unti they are of age to receive what is herein or by testator's mother devised to them. Witt: Grace Clelan, Magdalen Tomlinson, Richard Deaver (Deavour), Thomas Truman Greenfield, Ellis Slater.1 
Death*before 23 March 1726/27He died before 23 March 1726/27 at St. Mary's Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.1 
Est settm't acct of*5 September 1727An account of his estate was filed on 5 September 1727 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The estate of Charles Ashcom was valued at £939.8.9. Appraisers: John Cartwright & John Burroughs. Creditors: Phillip Key & William Brogden. Next of kin: Elizabeth Greenfield & Elizabeth Jenifer. Extrx: Mrs. Judith Brook. (NOTE: Elizabeth Greenfield was his niece, Elizabeth Jenifer was his first cousin and Mrs. Judith Brook was his widow who had remarried.)7,8 

Family

Judith Briscoe b. c 1690
Marriage*circa 1706He married Judith Briscoe, daughter of Philip Briscoe, circa 1706 at St. Mary's Co, MD.2 
Children 1.Martha Ashcomb2 b. c 1706
 2.Susannah Ashcomb1 b. c 1708
 3.Elizabeth (of Chas II) Ashcomb1 b. c 1710
 4.Samuel Ashcomb1 b. c 1712

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 6, 1726-1732, p. 20 (will of Charles Ashcom, gent.).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 127 (will of Winifred Ashcom).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1718-1724, p. 8 (adm. account of John Dansey, Esq., Extr: Robert Dansey, Mrs. Martha Dansey, dowry.).
  4. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1718-1720, p. 11 (adm account of Winifred Ashcom).
  5. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1720-1724, p. 19 (adm account of John Ashcom).
  6. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 5, 1720-1726, p. 165 (will of Martha Dansey, widow).
  7. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1726-1729, p. 8 (adm account of Mr. Charles Ashcom).
  8. [S2945] Elise Greenup Jourdan, Early Families of Southern Maryland, Volume 3, including some Eastern Shore Families, p. 215 (Ashcom Family).

Winifred Ashcomb1

F, b. circa 1692, d. before 27 March 1718
FatherCharles Ashcomb I1 b. c 1645, d. 1702
MotherMartha Earle1 b. c 1667, d. b 22 Apr 1724
Last Edited17 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1692Winifred Ashcomb was born circa 1692 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will*21 October 1717Winifred made a will on 21 October 1717 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Winifred Ashcom, spinster, gave to mother Martha Dansey, widow, and heirs, personalty. To niece Mary Ashcom Greenfield and heirs, £50 due to testator from Robt. Dansey, and personalty. To niece Elizabeth Greenfield and heirs, £50 and personalty. To niece Martha Ashcom and heirs, daughter of brother Chas., personalty. Should she die without issue, to pass to niece Elizabeth Greenfield and heirs. Should all aforesaid nieces die without issue, said bequests to pass to heirs at law. Mother Martha Dansey, Extr, residuary legatee. Witt: Mary Johnson, Capt. Tho. Truman Greenfield.1 
Death*before 27 March 1718She died before 27 March 1718 at St. Mary's Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was proved.1 
Est Settm't Step-Fat*23 May 1718She was named in the settlement of her step-fathers's estate on 23 May 1718 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The estate of John Dansey Esq. was valued at £785.19.6. Many payments were made, including the following: Mr. Jenifer, Mr. Nathaniel Ashcom, Mr. John Ashcom & Charles Ashcom (brothers), Mrs. Martha Dansey (dowry), Vingfreed Ashcomb & Wynifryd Ashcomb, Royall Colledge of William Burge & Mary in Virginia, Mrs. Greenfield and Mrs. Martha Dansey. Extr: Robert Dansey.2 
Est settm't acct of*29 May 1718An account of her estate was filed on 29 May 1718 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The estate of Winifred Ashcom was valued at £194.5.4. Appraisers: Charles Smith & James Crookes. Next of kin: Charles Ashcom & John Ashcome.3 
Will - Mother's*19 February 1723/24Winifred was named in her mother's will on 19 February 1723/24 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Martha Dansey, widow, gave to granddaughters Mary Ashcom Greenfield and Elizabeth Greenfield, personalty. Should both die before age of 16 or marriage, legacies to pass to Samuel, Martha and Susannah (children of son Charles Ashcom). To daughter-in-law Judith Ashcom, granddaughters Martha and Susannah Ashcomb and Elizabeth (wife of Wm. Shelly), personalty. Should any of 4 granddaughters aforesaid marry a Roman Catholic to forfeit legacies herein bequeathed them. To grandson Samuel Ashcom, money in England, money and certain personalty in Maryland to be expended for a tract of land; and personalty, including a silver can marked M.D. To grandchildren Samuel, Martha and Susanna Ashcom, testator's share in estate of son John Ashcom, dec'd. To son Charles Ashcom, Extr, and heirs, residue of estate. To keep in his possession legacies for grandchilden aforesaid until they arrive at age of 16, and to have custody of bequests of Winifred Ashcom to Mary and Elizabeth Greenfield. Witt: John Mitchell, James Davies, Richard Deavour & Philip Key.4 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 127 (will of Winifred Ashcom).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1718-1724, p. 8 (adm. account of John Dansey, Esq., Extr: Robert Dansey, Mrs. Martha Dansey, dowry.).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1718-1720, p. 11 (adm account of Winifred Ashcom).
  4. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 5, 1720-1726, p. 165 (will of Martha Dansey, widow).

Mary(?) Ashcomb1

F, b. circa 1690, d. before 21 October 1717
FatherCharles Ashcomb I1 b. c 1645, d. 1702
MotherMartha Earle1 b. c 1667, d. b 22 Apr 1724
Last Edited19 May 2019
Birth*circa 1690Mary(?) Ashcomb was born circa 1690 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1706 As of circa 1706,her married name was Greenfield.1 
Marriage*circa 1706She married James Greenfield circa 1706 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Step Father*18 September 1716Her was named in the will of her step-father on 18 September 1716 at Patuxent District, St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will John Dansey, collector of Patuxent District, gave to brother Robert Dansey and his heirs, plantation "Radner," he dying without issue, land to be sold and proceeds to be given to male heirs of Jane Lancelot and Eliza: Bridgeman. To Mary Greefield and Rev. Robt Scott personalty. To the poor of All Faith Parish, 12 Acres of _____, in bottom of Town Neck, and to Poplar Hill Church, personalty. Ante-nuptial agreement with Martha Dansey, made by Major Dent, confirmed. Brother Robert, Extr, and residuary legatee. Witt: Adam Bell, Wm. Swale, Rich'd Wise and Diannah Wise.2 
Death*before 21 October 1717Mary(?) Ashcomb died before 21 October 1717 at St. Mary's Co, MD. She was evidently dec'd by this date as her sister Winifred Ashcom named nieces Mary Ashcom Greenfield & Elizabeth Greenfield in her will instead of her.1 
Est Settm't Step-Fat*23 May 1718She was named in the settlement of her step-fathers's estate on 23 May 1718 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The estate of John Dansey Esq. was valued at £785.19.6. Many payments were made, including the following: Mr. Jenifer, Mr. Nathaniel Ashcom, Mr. John Ashcom & Charles Ashcom (brothers), Mrs. Martha Dansey (dowry), Vingfreed Ashcomb & Wynifryd Ashcomb, Royall Colledge of William Burge & Mary in Virginia, Mrs. Greenfield and Mrs. Martha Dansey. Extr: Robert Dansey.3 

Family

James Greenfield b. c 1680
Children 1.Mary Ashcom Greenfield1 b. c 1706
 2.Elizabeth Greenfield1 b. c 1708

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 127 (will of Winifred Ashcom).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 51 (will of John Dansey, collector of Patuxent District, wife Martha).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1718-1724, p. 8 (adm. account of John Dansey, Esq., Extr: Robert Dansey, Mrs. Martha Dansey, dowry.).

James Greenfield1

M, b. circa 1680
Last Edited17 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1680James Greenfield was born circa 1680 at St. Mary's Co, MD.2 
Marriage*circa 1706He married Mary(?) Ashcomb, daughter of Charles Ashcomb I and Martha Earle, circa 1706 at St. Mary's Co, MD.2 
Will - Bro-in-law*20 November 1725James was named in his brother-in-law's will on 20 November 1725 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will Charles Ashcom, gent., gave to wife Judith, Extr, daughters Martha, Susannah and Elizabeth (at age of 16) and to son Samuel, Joyce Haines, Richard Ward Key and Philip Key, personalty. To 4 children aforesaid testator's share in personal estate of brother John, dec'd; division to be made at time that James Greenfield's children take their part of the estate. To daughter Martha and heirs, 100 acres of "Ashcom's Mary Greenfeild" adjcant Harris Hows; she dying without issue, to daughter Susannah and heirs; she failing issue, to daughter Elizabeth and heirs. To son Samuel and heirs, "Point Patience" and dwelling plantation "Marsh Neck"; said son dying without issue, to 3 daughters equally. Also land in Calvert Co. and "Town Neck" (part of dwelling plantation ___) in lieu of legacy from his grandmother Mrs. Martha Dansey, should he not accept, then to 3 daughters aforesaid equally. To Elizabeth Shelley, personalty out of debt due from her husband _____. To wife and 4 children, residue of personal estate equally. Overseers: Jeremiah Sheredine and Phillip Key: the latter to act as Extr should wife die during minority of children, and unti they are of age to receive what is herein or by testator's mother devised to them. Witt: Grace Clelan, Magdalen Tomlinson, Richard Deaver (Deavour), Thomas Truman Greenfield, Ellis Slater.1 

Family

Mary(?) Ashcomb b. c 1690, d. b 21 Oct 1717
Children 1.Mary Ashcom Greenfield2 b. c 1706
 2.Elizabeth Greenfield2 b. c 1708

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 6, 1726-1732, p. 20 (will of Charles Ashcom, gent.).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 127 (will of Winifred Ashcom).

Mary Ashcom Greenfield1

F, b. circa 1706
FatherJames Greenfield1 b. c 1680
MotherMary(?) Ashcomb1 b. c 1690, d. b 21 Oct 1717
Last Edited17 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1706Mary Ashcom Greenfield was born circa 1706 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Aunt's*21 October 1717Mary was named in her aunt's will on 21 October 1717 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Winifred Ashcom, spinster, gave to mother Martha Dansey, widow, and heirs, personalty. To niece Mary Ashcom Greenfield and heirs, £50 due to testator from Robt. Dansey, and personalty. To niece Elizabeth Greenfield and heirs, £50 and personalty. To niece Martha Ashcom and heirs, daughter of brother Chas., personalty. Should she die without issue, to pass to niece Elizabeth Greenfield and heirs. Should all aforesaid nieces die without issue, said bequests to pass to heirs at law. Mother Martha Dansey, Extr, residuary legatee. Witt: Mary Johnson, Capt. Tho. Truman Greenfield.1 
Will - Grmoth's*19 February 1723/24Mary was named in her grandmother's will on 19 February 1723/24 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Martha Dansey, widow, gave to granddaughters Mary Ashcom Greenfield and Elizabeth Greenfield, personalty. Should both die before age of 16 or marriage, legacies to pass to Samuel, Martha and Susannah (children of son Charles Ashcom). To daughter-in-law Judith Ashcom, granddaughters Martha and Susannah Ashcomb and Elizabeth (wife of Wm. Shelly), personalty. Should any of 4 granddaughters aforesaid marry a Roman Catholic to forfeit legacies herein bequeathed them. To grandson Samuel Ashcom, money in England, money and certain personalty in Maryland to be expended for a tract of land; and personalty, including a silver can marked M.D. To grandchildren Samuel, Martha and Susanna Ashcom, testator's share in estate of son John Ashcom, dec'd. To son Charles Ashcom, Extr, and heirs, residue of estate. To keep in his possession legacies for grandchilden aforesaid until they arrive at age of 16, and to have custody of bequests of Winifred Ashcom to Mary and Elizabeth Greenfield. Witt: John Mitchell, James Davies, Richard Deavour & Philip Key.2 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 127 (will of Winifred Ashcom).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 5, 1720-1726, p. 165 (will of Martha Dansey, widow).

Elizabeth Greenfield1

F, b. circa 1708
FatherJames Greenfield1 b. c 1680
MotherMary(?) Ashcomb1 b. c 1690, d. b 21 Oct 1717
Last Edited17 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1708Elizabeth Greenfield was born circa 1708 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Aunt's*21 October 1717Elizabeth was named in her aunt's will on 21 October 1717 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Winifred Ashcom, spinster, gave to mother Martha Dansey, widow, and heirs, personalty. To niece Mary Ashcom Greenfield and heirs, £50 due to testator from Robt. Dansey, and personalty. To niece Elizabeth Greenfield and heirs, £50 and personalty. To niece Martha Ashcom and heirs, daughter of brother Chas., personalty. Should she die without issue, to pass to niece Elizabeth Greenfield and heirs. Should all aforesaid nieces die without issue, said bequests to pass to heirs at law. Mother Martha Dansey, Extr, residuary legatee. Witt: Mary Johnson, Capt. Tho. Truman Greenfield.1 
Will - Grmoth's*19 February 1723/24Elizabeth was named in her grandmother's will on 19 February 1723/24 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Martha Dansey, widow, gave to granddaughters Mary Ashcom Greenfield and Elizabeth Greenfield, personalty. Should both die before age of 16 or marriage, legacies to pass to Samuel, Martha and Susannah (children of son Charles Ashcom). To daughter-in-law Judith Ashcom, granddaughters Martha and Susannah Ashcomb and Elizabeth (wife of Wm. Shelly), personalty. Should any of 4 granddaughters aforesaid marry a Roman Catholic to forfeit legacies herein bequeathed them. To grandson Samuel Ashcom, money in England, money and certain personalty in Maryland to be expended for a tract of land; and personalty, including a silver can marked M.D. To grandchildren Samuel, Martha and Susanna Ashcom, testator's share in estate of son John Ashcom, dec'd. To son Charles Ashcom, Extr, and heirs, residue of estate. To keep in his possession legacies for grandchilden aforesaid until they arrive at age of 16, and to have custody of bequests of Winifred Ashcom to Mary and Elizabeth Greenfield. Witt: John Mitchell, James Davies, Richard Deavour & Philip Key.2 
Est Settm't Uncle's*5 September 1727She was named in the settlement of her uncle's estate on 5 September 1727 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The estate of Charles Ashcom was valued at £939.8.9. Appraisers: John Cartwright & John Burroughs. Creditors: Phillip Key & William Brogden. Next of kin: Elizabeth Greenfield & Elizabeth Jenifer. Extrx: Mrs. Judith Brook. (NOTE: Elizabeth Greenfield was his niece, Elizabeth Jenifer was his first cousin and Mrs. Judith Brook was his widow who had remarried.)3 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 127 (will of Winifred Ashcom).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 5, 1720-1726, p. 165 (will of Martha Dansey, widow).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1726-1729, p. 8 (adm account of Mr. Charles Ashcom).

Judith Briscoe1,2

F, b. circa 1690
FatherPhilip Briscoe1 b. c 1650
Last Edited19 May 2019
Birth*circa 1690Judith Briscoe was born circa 1690.3 
Married Namecirca 1706 As of circa 1706,her married name was Ashcomb. 
Marriage*circa 1706She married Charles Ashcomb II, son of Charles Ashcomb I and Martha Earle, circa 1706 at St. Mary's Co, MD.3 
Will - Mother-in-law*19 February 1723/24Judith was named in her mother-in-law's will on 19 February 1723/24 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Martha Dansey, widow, gave to granddaughters Mary Ashcom Greenfield and Elizabeth Greenfield, personalty. Should both die before age of 16 or marriage, legacies to pass to Samuel, Martha and Susannah (children of son Charles Ashcom). To daughter-in-law Judith Ashcom, granddaughters Martha and Susannah Ashcomb and Elizabeth (wife of Wm. Shelly), personalty. Should any of 4 granddaughters aforesaid marry a Roman Catholic to forfeit legacies herein bequeathed them. To grandson Samuel Ashcom, money in England, money and certain personalty in Maryland to be expended for a tract of land; and personalty, including a silver can marked M.D. To grandchildren Samuel, Martha and Susanna Ashcom, testator's share in estate of son John Ashcom, dec'd. To son Charles Ashcom, Extr, and heirs, residue of estate. To keep in his possession legacies for grandchilden aforesaid until they arrive at age of 16, and to have custody of bequests of Winifred Ashcom to Mary and Elizabeth Greenfield. Witt: John Mitchell, James Davies, Richard Deavour & Philip Key.4 
Will - Husb's*20 November 1725Judith was named in her husband's will on 20 November 1725 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will Charles Ashcom, gent., gave to wife Judith, Extr, daughters Martha, Susannah and Elizabeth (at age of 16) and to son Samuel, Joyce Haines, Richard Ward Key and Philip Key, personalty. To 4 children aforesaid testator's share in personal estate of brother John, dec'd; division to be made at time that James Greenfield's children take their part of the estate. To daughter Martha and heirs, 100 acres of "Ashcom's Mary Greenfeild" adjcant Harris Hows; she dying without issue, to daughter Susannah and heirs; she failing issue, to daughter Elizabeth and heirs. To son Samuel and heirs, "Point Patience" and dwelling plantation "Marsh Neck"; said son dying without issue, to 3 daughters equally. Also land in Calvert Co. and "Town Neck" (part of dwelling plantation ___) in lieu of legacy from his grandmother Mrs. Martha Dansey, should he not accept, then to 3 daughters aforesaid equally. To Elizabeth Shelley, personalty out of debt due from her husband _____. To wife and 4 children, residue of personal estate equally. Overseers: Jeremiah Sheredine and Phillip Key: the latter to act as Extr should wife die during minority of children, and unti they are of age to receive what is herein or by testator's mother devised to them. Witt: Grace Clelan, Magdalen Tomlinson, Richard Deaver (Deavour), Thomas Truman Greenfield, Ellis Slater.2 
Married Namebefore 5 September 1727 As of before 5 September 1727,her married name was Brooke.5 
Marriage*before 5 September 1727She married Thomas Brooke before 5 September 1727 at St. Mary's Co, MD.5,1 
Est Settm't Husb's*5 September 1727Judith Briscoe was named in her husband's estate settlement on 5 September 1727 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The estate of Charles Ashcom was valued at £939.8.9. Appraisers: John Cartwright & John Burroughs. Creditors: Phillip Key & William Brogden. Next of kin: Elizabeth Greenfield & Elizabeth Jenifer. Extrx: Mrs. Judith Brook. (NOTE: Elizabeth Greenfield was his niece, Elizabeth Jenifer was his first cousin and Mrs. Judith Brook was his widow who had remarried.)5 

Family 1

Charles Ashcomb II b. c 1688, d. b 23 Mar 1726/27
Marriage*circa 1706She married Charles Ashcomb II, son of Charles Ashcomb I and Martha Earle, circa 1706 at St. Mary's Co, MD.3 
Children 1.Martha Ashcomb3 b. c 1706
 2.Susannah Ashcomb2 b. c 1708
 3.Elizabeth (of Chas II) Ashcomb2 b. c 1710
 4.Samuel Ashcomb2 b. c 1712

Family 2

Thomas Brooke b. 1706, d. 1748
Marriage*before 5 September 1727Judith Briscoe married Thomas Brooke before 5 September 1727 at St. Mary's Co, MD.5,1 

Citations

  1. [S2945] Elise Greenup Jourdan, Early Families of Southern Maryland, Volume 3, including some Eastern Shore Families, p. 214 (Ashcom Family).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 6, 1726-1732, p. 20 (will of Charles Ashcom, gent.).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 127 (will of Winifred Ashcom).
  4. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 5, 1720-1726, p. 165 (will of Martha Dansey, widow).
  5. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1726-1729, p. 8 (adm account of Mr. Charles Ashcom).

Martha Ashcomb1

F, b. circa 1706
FatherCharles Ashcomb II1 b. c 1688, d. b 23 Mar 1726/27
MotherJudith Briscoe1 b. c 1690
Last Edited19 May 2019
Birth*circa 1706Martha Ashcomb was born circa 1706 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Aunt's*21 October 1717Martha was named in her aunt's will on 21 October 1717 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Winifred Ashcom, spinster, gave to mother Martha Dansey, widow, and heirs, personalty. To niece Mary Ashcom Greenfield and heirs, £50 due to testator from Robt. Dansey, and personalty. To niece Elizabeth Greenfield and heirs, £50 and personalty. To niece Martha Ashcom and heirs, daughter of brother Chas., personalty. Should she die without issue, to pass to niece Elizabeth Greenfield and heirs. Should all aforesaid nieces die without issue, said bequests to pass to heirs at law. Mother Martha Dansey, Extr, residuary legatee. Witt: Mary Johnson, Capt. Tho. Truman Greenfield.1 
Will - Grmoth's*19 February 1723/24Martha was named in her grandmother's will on 19 February 1723/24 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Martha Dansey, widow, gave to granddaughters Mary Ashcom Greenfield and Elizabeth Greenfield, personalty. Should both die before age of 16 or marriage, legacies to pass to Samuel, Martha and Susannah (children of son Charles Ashcom). To daughter-in-law Judith Ashcom, granddaughters Martha and Susannah Ashcomb and Elizabeth (wife of Wm. Shelly), personalty. Should any of 4 granddaughters aforesaid marry a Roman Catholic to forfeit legacies herein bequeathed them. To grandson Samuel Ashcom, money in England, money and certain personalty in Maryland to be expended for a tract of land; and personalty, including a silver can marked M.D. To grandchildren Samuel, Martha and Susanna Ashcom, testator's share in estate of son John Ashcom, dec'd. To son Charles Ashcom, Extr, and heirs, residue of estate. To keep in his possession legacies for grandchilden aforesaid until they arrive at age of 16, and to have custody of bequests of Winifred Ashcom to Mary and Elizabeth Greenfield. Witt: John Mitchell, James Davies, Richard Deavour & Philip Key.2 
Will - Father's*20 November 1725Martha was named in her father's will on 20 November 1725 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will Charles Ashcom, gent., gave to wife Judith, Extr, daughters Martha, Susannah and Elizabeth (at age of 16) and to son Samuel, Joyce Haines, Richard Ward Key and Philip Key, personalty. To 4 children aforesaid testator's share in personal estate of brother John, dec'd; division to be made at time that James Greenfield's children take their part of the estate. To daughter Martha and heirs, 100 acres of "Ashcom's Mary Greenfeild" adjcant Harris Hows; she dying without issue, to daughter Susannah and heirs; she failing issue, to daughter Elizabeth and heirs. To son Samuel and heirs, "Point Patience" and dwelling plantation "Marsh Neck"; said son dying without issue, to 3 daughters equally. Also land in Calvert Co. and "Town Neck" (part of dwelling plantation ___) in lieu of legacy from his grandmother Mrs. Martha Dansey, should he not accept, then to 3 daughters aforesaid equally. To Elizabeth Shelley, personalty out of debt due from her husband _____. To wife and 4 children, residue of personal estate equally. Overseers: Jeremiah Sheredine and Phillip Key: the latter to act as Extr should wife die during minority of children, and unti they are of age to receive what is herein or by testator's mother devised to them. Witt: Grace Clelan, Magdalen Tomlinson, Richard Deaver (Deavour), Thomas Truman Greenfield, Ellis Slater.3 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 127 (will of Winifred Ashcom).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 5, 1720-1726, p. 165 (will of Martha Dansey, widow).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 6, 1726-1732, p. 20 (will of Charles Ashcom, gent.).

Susannah Ashcomb1

F, b. circa 1708
FatherCharles Ashcomb II1 b. c 1688, d. b 23 Mar 1726/27
MotherJudith Briscoe1 b. c 1690
Last Edited19 May 2019
Birth*circa 1708Susannah Ashcomb was born circa 1708 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Grmoth's*19 February 1723/24Susannah was named in her grandmother's will on 19 February 1723/24 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Martha Dansey, widow, gave to granddaughters Mary Ashcom Greenfield and Elizabeth Greenfield, personalty. Should both die before age of 16 or marriage, legacies to pass to Samuel, Martha and Susannah (children of son Charles Ashcom). To daughter-in-law Judith Ashcom, granddaughters Martha and Susannah Ashcomb and Elizabeth (wife of Wm. Shelly), personalty. Should any of 4 granddaughters aforesaid marry a Roman Catholic to forfeit legacies herein bequeathed them. To grandson Samuel Ashcom, money in England, money and certain personalty in Maryland to be expended for a tract of land; and personalty, including a silver can marked M.D. To grandchildren Samuel, Martha and Susanna Ashcom, testator's share in estate of son John Ashcom, dec'd. To son Charles Ashcom, Extr, and heirs, residue of estate. To keep in his possession legacies for grandchilden aforesaid until they arrive at age of 16, and to have custody of bequests of Winifred Ashcom to Mary and Elizabeth Greenfield. Witt: John Mitchell, James Davies, Richard Deavour & Philip Key.2 
Will - Father's*20 November 1725Susannah was named in her father's will on 20 November 1725 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will Charles Ashcom, gent., gave to wife Judith, Extr, daughters Martha, Susannah and Elizabeth (at age of 16) and to son Samuel, Joyce Haines, Richard Ward Key and Philip Key, personalty. To 4 children aforesaid testator's share in personal estate of brother John, dec'd; division to be made at time that James Greenfield's children take their part of the estate. To daughter Martha and heirs, 100 acres of "Ashcom's Mary Greenfeild" adjcant Harris Hows; she dying without issue, to daughter Susannah and heirs; she failing issue, to daughter Elizabeth and heirs. To son Samuel and heirs, "Point Patience" and dwelling plantation "Marsh Neck"; said son dying without issue, to 3 daughters equally. Also land in Calvert Co. and "Town Neck" (part of dwelling plantation ___) in lieu of legacy from his grandmother Mrs. Martha Dansey, should he not accept, then to 3 daughters aforesaid equally. To Elizabeth Shelley, personalty out of debt due from her husband _____. To wife and 4 children, residue of personal estate equally. Overseers: Jeremiah Sheredine and Phillip Key: the latter to act as Extr should wife die during minority of children, and unti they are of age to receive what is herein or by testator's mother devised to them. Witt: Grace Clelan, Magdalen Tomlinson, Richard Deaver (Deavour), Thomas Truman Greenfield, Ellis Slater.1 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 6, 1726-1732, p. 20 (will of Charles Ashcom, gent.).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 5, 1720-1726, p. 165 (will of Martha Dansey, widow).

Elizabeth (of Chas II) Ashcomb1

F, b. circa 1710
FatherCharles Ashcomb II1 b. c 1688, d. b 23 Mar 1726/27
MotherJudith Briscoe1 b. c 1690
Last Edited19 May 2019
Birth*circa 1710Elizabeth (of Chas II) Ashcomb was born circa 1710 at St. Mary's Co, MD.2 
Married Namebefore 19 February 1723/24 As of before 19 February 1723/24,her married name was Shelly.2 
Marriage*before 19 February 1723/24She married William Shelly before 19 February 1723/24 at St. Mary's Co, MD.2 
Will - Grmoth's*19 February 1723/24Elizabeth was named in her grandmother's will on 19 February 1723/24 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Martha Dansey, widow, gave to granddaughters Mary Ashcom Greenfield and Elizabeth Greenfield, personalty. Should both die before age of 16 or marriage, legacies to pass to Samuel, Martha and Susannah (children of son Charles Ashcom). To daughter-in-law Judith Ashcom, granddaughters Martha and Susannah Ashcomb and Elizabeth (wife of Wm. Shelly), personalty. Should any of 4 granddaughters aforesaid marry a Roman Catholic to forfeit legacies herein bequeathed them. To grandson Samuel Ashcom, money in England, money and certain personalty in Maryland to be expended for a tract of land; and personalty, including a silver can marked M.D. To grandchildren Samuel, Martha and Susanna Ashcom, testator's share in estate of son John Ashcom, dec'd. To son Charles Ashcom, Extr, and heirs, residue of estate. To keep in his possession legacies for grandchilden aforesaid until they arrive at age of 16, and to have custody of bequests of Winifred Ashcom to Mary and Elizabeth Greenfield. Witt: John Mitchell, James Davies, Richard Deavour & Philip Key.3 
Will - Father's*20 November 1725Elizabeth was named in her father's will on 20 November 1725 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will Charles Ashcom, gent., gave to wife Judith, Extr, daughters Martha, Susannah and Elizabeth (at age of 16) and to son Samuel, Joyce Haines, Richard Ward Key and Philip Key, personalty. To 4 children aforesaid testator's share in personal estate of brother John, dec'd; division to be made at time that James Greenfield's children take their part of the estate. To daughter Martha and heirs, 100 acres of "Ashcom's Mary Greenfeild" adjcant Harris Hows; she dying without issue, to daughter Susannah and heirs; she failing issue, to daughter Elizabeth and heirs. To son Samuel and heirs, "Point Patience" and dwelling plantation "Marsh Neck"; said son dying without issue, to 3 daughters equally. Also land in Calvert Co. and "Town Neck" (part of dwelling plantation ___) in lieu of legacy from his grandmother Mrs. Martha Dansey, should he not accept, then to 3 daughters aforesaid equally. To Elizabeth Shelley, personalty out of debt due from her husband _____. To wife and 4 children, residue of personal estate equally. Overseers: Jeremiah Sheredine and Phillip Key: the latter to act as Extr should wife die during minority of children, and unti they are of age to receive what is herein or by testator's mother devised to them. Witt: Grace Clelan, Magdalen Tomlinson, Richard Deaver (Deavour), Thomas Truman Greenfield, Ellis Slater.1 

Family

William Shelly b. c 1700

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 6, 1726-1732, p. 20 (will of Charles Ashcom, gent.).
  2. [S2945] Elise Greenup Jourdan, Early Families of Southern Maryland, Volume 3, including some Eastern Shore Families, p. 214 (Ashcom Family).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 5, 1720-1726, p. 165 (will of Martha Dansey, widow).

Samuel Ashcomb1

M, b. circa 1712
FatherCharles Ashcomb II1 b. c 1688, d. b 23 Mar 1726/27
MotherJudith Briscoe1 b. c 1690
Last Edited19 May 2019
Birth*circa 1712Samuel Ashcomb was born circa 1712 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Will - Grmoth's*19 February 1723/24Samuel was named in his grandmother's will on 19 February 1723/24 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Martha Dansey, widow, gave to granddaughters Mary Ashcom Greenfield and Elizabeth Greenfield, personalty. Should both die before age of 16 or marriage, legacies to pass to Samuel, Martha and Susannah (children of son Charles Ashcom). To daughter-in-law Judith Ashcom, granddaughters Martha and Susannah Ashcomb and Elizabeth (wife of Wm. Shelly), personalty. Should any of 4 granddaughters aforesaid marry a Roman Catholic to forfeit legacies herein bequeathed them. To grandson Samuel Ashcom, money in England, money and certain personalty in Maryland to be expended for a tract of land; and personalty, including a silver can marked M.D. To grandchildren Samuel, Martha and Susanna Ashcom, testator's share in estate of son John Ashcom, dec'd. To son Charles Ashcom, Extr, and heirs, residue of estate. To keep in his possession legacies for grandchilden aforesaid until they arrive at age of 16, and to have custody of bequests of Winifred Ashcom to Mary and Elizabeth Greenfield. Witt: John Mitchell, James Davies, Richard Deavour & Philip Key.2 
Will - Father's*20 November 1725Samuel was named in his father's will on 20 November 1725 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will Charles Ashcom, gent., gave to wife Judith, Extr, daughters Martha, Susannah and Elizabeth (at age of 16) and to son Samuel, Joyce Haines, Richard Ward Key and Philip Key, personalty. To 4 children aforesaid testator's share in personal estate of brother John, dec'd; division to be made at time that James Greenfield's children take their part of the estate. To daughter Martha and heirs, 100 acres of "Ashcom's Mary Greenfeild" adjcant Harris Hows; she dying without issue, to daughter Susannah and heirs; she failing issue, to daughter Elizabeth and heirs. To son Samuel and heirs, "Point Patience" and dwelling plantation "Marsh Neck"; said son dying without issue, to 3 daughters equally. Also land in Calvert Co. and "Town Neck" (part of dwelling plantation ___) in lieu of legacy from his grandmother Mrs. Martha Dansey, should he not accept, then to 3 daughters aforesaid equally. To Elizabeth Shelley, personalty out of debt due from her husband _____. To wife and 4 children, residue of personal estate equally. Overseers: Jeremiah Sheredine and Phillip Key: the latter to act as Extr should wife die during minority of children, and unti they are of age to receive what is herein or by testator's mother devised to them. Witt: Grace Clelan, Magdalen Tomlinson, Richard Deaver (Deavour), Thomas Truman Greenfield, Ellis Slater.1 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 6, 1726-1732, p. 20 (will of Charles Ashcom, gent.).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 5, 1720-1726, p. 165 (will of Martha Dansey, widow).

John Ashcomb1

M, b. circa 1694, d. circa 1720
FatherCharles Ashcomb I1 b. c 1645, d. 1702
MotherMartha Earle1 b. c 1667, d. b 22 Apr 1724
Last Edited17 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1694John Ashcomb was born circa 1694 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Est Settm't Step-Fat*23 May 1718He was named in the settlement of his step-fathers's estate on 23 May 1718 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The estate of John Dansey Esq. was valued at £785.19.6. Many payments were made, including the following: Mr. Jenifer, Mr. Nathaniel Ashcom, Mr. John Ashcom & Charles Ashcom (brothers), Mrs. Martha Dansey (dowry), Vingfreed Ashcomb & Wynifryd Ashcomb, Royall Colledge of William Burge & Mary in Virginia, Mrs. Greenfield and Mrs. Martha Dansey. Extr: Robert Dansey.2 
Est Settm't Sister's*29 May 1718He was named in the settlement of his sister's estate on 29 May 1718 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The estate of Winifred Ashcom was valued at £194.5.4. Appraisers: Charles Smith & James Crookes. Next of kin: Charles Ashcom & John Ashcome.3 
Death*circa 1720He died circa 1720 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1 
Est settm't acct of*8 December 1721An account of his estate was filed on 8 December 1721 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The estate of John Ashcom was valued at £704.10.11. Appraisers: T.T. Greenfield & Truman Greenfield. Creditors: T.T. Greenfield (sheriff). Next of Kin: Martha Dansey. Administrator: Charles Ashcombe.4 
Will - Mother's*19 February 1723/24John was named in his mother's will on 19 February 1723/24 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In her will Martha Dansey, widow, gave to granddaughters Mary Ashcom Greenfield and Elizabeth Greenfield, personalty. Should both die before age of 16 or marriage, legacies to pass to Samuel, Martha and Susannah (children of son Charles Ashcom). To daughter-in-law Judith Ashcom, granddaughters Martha and Susannah Ashcomb and Elizabeth (wife of Wm. Shelly), personalty. Should any of 4 granddaughters aforesaid marry a Roman Catholic to forfeit legacies herein bequeathed them. To grandson Samuel Ashcom, money in England, money and certain personalty in Maryland to be expended for a tract of land; and personalty, including a silver can marked M.D. To grandchildren Samuel, Martha and Susanna Ashcom, testator's share in estate of son John Ashcom, dec'd. To son Charles Ashcom, Extr, and heirs, residue of estate. To keep in his possession legacies for grandchilden aforesaid until they arrive at age of 16, and to have custody of bequests of Winifred Ashcom to Mary and Elizabeth Greenfield. Witt: John Mitchell, James Davies, Richard Deavour & Philip Key.5 
Will - Brother's*20 November 1725John was named in his brother's will on 20 November 1725 at St. Mary's Co, MD. In his will Charles Ashcom, gent., gave to wife Judith, Extr, daughters Martha, Susannah and Elizabeth (at age of 16) and to son Samuel, Joyce Haines, Richard Ward Key and Philip Key, personalty. To 4 children aforesaid testator's share in personal estate of brother John, dec'd; division to be made at time that James Greenfield's children take their part of the estate. To daughter Martha and heirs, 100 acres of "Ashcom's Mary Greenfeild" adjcant Harris Hows; she dying without issue, to daughter Susannah and heirs; she failing issue, to daughter Elizabeth and heirs. To son Samuel and heirs, "Point Patience" and dwelling plantation "Marsh Neck"; said son dying without issue, to 3 daughters equally. Also land in Calvert Co. and "Town Neck" (part of dwelling plantation ___) in lieu of legacy from his grandmother Mrs. Martha Dansey, should he not accept, then to 3 daughters aforesaid equally. To Elizabeth Shelley, personalty out of debt due from her husband _____. To wife and 4 children, residue of personal estate equally. Overseers: Jeremiah Sheredine and Phillip Key: the latter to act as Extr should wife die during minority of children, and unti they are of age to receive what is herein or by testator's mother devised to them. Witt: Grace Clelan, Magdalen Tomlinson, Richard Deaver (Deavour), Thomas Truman Greenfield, Ellis Slater.1 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 6, 1726-1732, p. 20 (will of Charles Ashcom, gent.).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1718-1724, p. 8 (adm. account of John Dansey, Esq., Extr: Robert Dansey, Mrs. Martha Dansey, dowry.).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1718-1720, p. 11 (adm account of Winifred Ashcom).
  4. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1720-1724, p. 19 (adm account of John Ashcom).
  5. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 5, 1720-1726, p. 165 (will of Martha Dansey, widow).

Thomas Brooke1,2

M, b. 1706, d. 1748
Last Edited19 May 2019
Birth*1706Thomas Brooke was born in 1706 at St. Mary's Co, MD.2 
Marriage*before 5 September 1727He married Judith Briscoe, daughter of Philip Briscoe, before 5 September 1727 at St. Mary's Co, MD.1,2 
Death*1748Thomas Brooke died in 1748 at St. Mary's Co, MD.2 

Family

Judith Briscoe b. c 1690

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1726-1729, p. 8 (adm account of Mr. Charles Ashcom).
  2. [S2945] Elise Greenup Jourdan, Early Families of Southern Maryland, Volume 3, including some Eastern Shore Families, p. 214 (Ashcom Family).

(-----) (-----)1

F, b. circa 1690
Last Edited17 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1690(-----) (-----) was born circa 1690 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1712 As of circa 1712,her married name was Rogers.1 
Marriage*circa 1712She married John Rogers circa 1712 at Charles Co, MD.1 

Family

John Rogers b. c 1690, d. b 13 Jan 1717/18
Child 1.John Rogers1 b. c 1714

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 140 (will of John Rogers, gent.).

John Rogers1

M, b. circa 1714
FatherJohn Rogers1 b. c 1690, d. b 13 Jan 1717/18
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1690
Last Edited17 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1714John Rogers was born circa 1714 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*4 November 1717John was named in his father's will on 4 November 1717 at Charles Co, MD. In his will John Rogers, gent., gave to wife Eliza:, Extrx, dwelling plantation ____, for life and personalty. To son Richard, personalty when of age and 10,000 lbs of tobacco to be sold during his minority for his education, remainder to be paid him at majority. To son John, interest possessed by testator in right of his (John's) mother, dec'd, to part of estate of Charity Courts, in hands of his uncle, John Courts (to be administered), and personalty to be paid when he comes of age; also testator's interest in tract of land in Prince George Co., called "Clean Drinking," and any estate falling to testator by death of any of his uncles or relations. To son Roadham, dwelling plantation at decease of his mother, and personalty, also land testator had with mother. To Rev. Wm. Maconchie, for the church, personalty. To Alex. Contee, John Courts, Robert and Sam. Hanson, neighbor Mary Theobalds and to Johanna Price, personalty. Testator directs that his servant, Wm. Sympson, be discharged from service on 25th Dec next. Should son Richard die before he is of age, bequests made to him to pass to sons John and Roadham, or survivor. Should son Roadham die before he is of age, lands bequeathed him to pass to son Rich. and in case of his death, to son John. In case of John's death without issue, to pass to nearest of blood. Residue of estate to be divided equally among wife and 3 children and unborn child. Wife to have charge of children during their minority. Should she marry, Alex. Contee to have care of Rich. and John. Witt: Jno. Hanson, Jno. Chunn & Rich. Bell.1 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 140 (will of John Rogers, gent.).

Roadham (of Jno) Rogers1

M, b. circa 1717
FatherJohn Rogers1 b. c 1690, d. b 13 Jan 1717/18
MotherElizabeth Mason1 b. 1695, d. a 30 Jul 1748
Last Edited17 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1717Roadham (of Jno) Rogers was born circa 1717 at Charles Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*4 November 1717Roadham was named in his father's will on 4 November 1717 at Charles Co, MD. In his will John Rogers, gent., gave to wife Eliza:, Extrx, dwelling plantation ____, for life and personalty. To son Richard, personalty when of age and 10,000 lbs of tobacco to be sold during his minority for his education, remainder to be paid him at majority. To son John, interest possessed by testator in right of his (John's) mother, dec'd, to part of estate of Charity Courts, in hands of his uncle, John Courts (to be administered), and personalty to be paid when he comes of age; also testator's interest in tract of land in Prince George Co., called "Clean Drinking," and any estate falling to testator by death of any of his uncles or relations. To son Roadham, dwelling plantation at decease of his mother, and personalty, also land testator had with mother. To Rev. Wm. Maconchie, for the church, personalty. To Alex. Contee, John Courts, Robert and Sam. Hanson, neighbor Mary Theobalds and to Johanna Price, personalty. Testator directs that his servant, Wm. Sympson, be discharged from service on 25th Dec next. Should son Richard die before he is of age, bequests made to him to pass to sons John and Roadham, or survivor. Should son Roadham die before he is of age, lands bequeathed him to pass to son Rich. and in case of his death, to son John. In case of John's death without issue, to pass to nearest of blood. Residue of estate to be divided equally among wife and 3 children and unborn child. Wife to have charge of children during their minority. Should she marry, Alex. Contee to have care of Rich. and John. Witt: Jno. Hanson, Jno. Chunn & Rich. Bell.1 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 140 (will of John Rogers, gent.).

(unborn child) (of Jno) Rogers1

M, b. 1718
FatherJohn Rogers1 b. c 1690, d. b 13 Jan 1717/18
MotherElizabeth Mason1 b. 1695, d. a 30 Jul 1748
Last Edited17 Apr 2019
Will - Father's*4 November 1717(unborn was named in his father's will on 4 November 1717 at Charles Co, MD. In his will John Rogers, gent., gave to wife Eliza:, Extrx, dwelling plantation ____, for life and personalty. To son Richard, personalty when of age and 10,000 lbs of tobacco to be sold during his minority for his education, remainder to be paid him at majority. To son John, interest possessed by testator in right of his (John's) mother, dec'd, to part of estate of Charity Courts, in hands of his uncle, John Courts (to be administered), and personalty to be paid when he comes of age; also testator's interest in tract of land in Prince George Co., called "Clean Drinking," and any estate falling to testator by death of any of his uncles or relations. To son Roadham, dwelling plantation at decease of his mother, and personalty, also land testator had with mother. To Rev. Wm. Maconchie, for the church, personalty. To Alex. Contee, John Courts, Robert and Sam. Hanson, neighbor Mary Theobalds and to Johanna Price, personalty. Testator directs that his servant, Wm. Sympson, be discharged from service on 25th Dec next. Should son Richard die before he is of age, bequests made to him to pass to sons John and Roadham, or survivor. Should son Roadham die before he is of age, lands bequeathed him to pass to son Rich. and in case of his death, to son John. In case of John's death without issue, to pass to nearest of blood. Residue of estate to be divided equally among wife and 3 children and unborn child. Wife to have charge of children during their minority. Should she marry, Alex. Contee to have care of Rich. and John. Witt: Jno. Hanson, Jno. Chunn & Rich. Bell.1 
Birth*1718He was born in 1718 at Charles Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 4, 1713-1720, p. 140 (will of John Rogers, gent.).

John Ashcomb1

M, b. circa 1618, d. before 31 August 1684
Last Edited17 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1618John Ashcomb was born circa 1618 at Berkshire, England.1,2 
Marriage*circa 1640He married Winifred Owen circa 1640 at Berkshire, England.2 
Will*16 July 1684John made a will on 16 July 1684 at Patukent River, Calvert Co, MD. In his will John Ashcom, Patukent River, gave to eldest son Charles and male heirs, 1/2 of 650 acres of "West Ashcom," 1/2 of 75 acres of "Cumpton," and 1/2 of 32 acres (unnamed). To youngest son Samuel and male heirs, residue of said tracts. In event of said Charles not coming into the province, entire tracts to go to said Samuel and his heirs. To 2nd son Nathaniel and male heirs, 350 acres of "Point Patience." To 3 sons aforesaid, all personalty. Extrs: Sons Nathaniel and Samuel aforesaid. Witt: Jas. Keech, Thos. Hall and Chas. Boteler.1 
Death*before 31 August 1684He died before 31 August 1684 at Calvert Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.1 

Family

Winifred Owen b. c 1619
Children 1.Charles Ashcomb I+1 b. c 1645, d. 1702
 2.Nathaniel Ashcomb I+1 b. c 1650, d. b 19 May 1687
 3.Samuel Ashcomb1 b. c 1652

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 1, 1635-1685, p. 137 (will of John Ashcom, Patukent River).
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Our family tree by Lori Spalding.

Winifred Owen1

F, b. circa 1619
Last Edited17 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1619Winifred Owen was born circa 1619 at Berkshire, England.1 
Marriage*circa 1640She married John Ashcomb circa 1640 at Berkshire, England.1 
Married Namecirca 1640 As of circa 1640,her married name was Ashcomb.1 

Family

John Ashcomb b. c 1618, d. b 31 Aug 1684
Children 1.Charles Ashcomb I+1 b. c 1645, d. 1702
 2.Nathaniel Ashcomb I+2 b. c 1650, d. b 19 May 1687
 3.Samuel Ashcomb2 b. c 1652

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, Our family tree by Lori Spalding.
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 1, 1635-1685, p. 137 (will of John Ashcom, Patukent River).

Nathaniel Ashcomb I1

M, b. circa 1650, d. before 19 May 1687
FatherJohn Ashcomb1 b. c 1618, d. b 31 Aug 1684
MotherWinifred Owen1 b. c 1619
Last Edited18 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1650Nathaniel Ashcomb I was born circa 1650 at Berkshire, England.1 
Marriage*circa 1675He married Mary (-----) circa 1675.2 
Will - Father's*16 July 1684Nathaniel was named in his father's will on 16 July 1684 at Patukent River, Calvert Co, MD. In his will John Ashcom, Patukent River, gave to eldest son Charles and male heirs, 1/2 of 650 acres of "West Ashcom," 1/2 of 75 acres of "Cumpton," and 1/2 of 32 acres (unnamed). To youngest son Samuel and male heirs, residue of said tracts. In event of said Charles not coming into the province, entire tracts to go to said Samuel and his heirs. To 2nd son Nathaniel and male heirs, 350 acres of "Point Patience." To 3 sons aforesaid, all personalty. Extrs: Sons Nathaniel and Samuel aforesaid. Witt: Jas. Keech, Thos. Hall and Chas. Boteler.1 
Will*25 March 1687Nathaniel made a will on 25 March 1687 at Calvert Co, MD. In his will Nathaniel Ashcom gave to wife Mary, Extrx, 220 acres of "Ashcom's Purchase," on Hungary River, Dorchester Co; 150 Acres of "Ashcom's Outlet;" 50 acrs of "Ashcom's Enclosure;" and "Point Patience" during widowhood. To son Nathaniel and heirs, "Point Patience" aforesaid at death or marriage of his mother; also part of testator's portion of tract "Deserts" taken up together with Benjamin Lawrence and brother Samuel Ashcom. To son John and heirs, "Ashcom's Purchase" at death of his mother and residue of testator's share of "Deserts." To daughters Mary and Eliza: personalty. In event of death of said Nathaniel and John without issue, 2 daughters aforesaid to inherit their estate. To Mordecai Moore, Paul Kirbe, Thomas Spencer, personalty. Brother Charles to be joint Extr. with wife aforesaid. Witt: Thos. Leake, Geo. Gamball, Jno. Henning, Wm. Goadin & Bridget Evans.2 
Death*before 19 May 1687He died before 19 May 1687 at Calvert Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was proved.2 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1650
Children 1.Nathaniel Ashcomb II2 b. c 1676
 2.John Ashcomb2 b. c 1678
 3.Mary Ashcomb2 b. c 1680
 4.Elizabeth Ashcomb+2,3 b. c 1682, d. b 6 Jun 1735

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 1, 1635-1685, p. 137 (will of John Ashcom, Patukent River).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 2, 1685-1702, p. 14 (will of Nathaniel Ashcom, wife Mary).
  3. [S2580] Alan F. Day, David W. Jordan and Gregory A. Stiverson Edward C. Papenfuse, A Biographical Disctionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Volume 2: I-Z, p. 484 (Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, 1723-1795).

Samuel Ashcomb1

M, b. circa 1652
FatherJohn Ashcomb1 b. c 1618, d. b 31 Aug 1684
MotherWinifred Owen1 b. c 1619
Last Edited17 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1652Samuel Ashcomb was born circa 1652 at Berkshire, England.1 
Will - Father's*16 July 1684Samuel was named in his father's will on 16 July 1684 at Calvert Co, MD. In his will John Ashcom, Patukent River, gave to eldest son Charles and male heirs, 1/2 of 650 acres of "West Ashcom," 1/2 of 75 acres of "Cumpton," and 1/2 of 32 acres (unnamed). To youngest son Samuel and male heirs, residue of said tracts. In event of said Charles not coming into the province, entire tracts to go to said Samuel and his heirs. To 2nd son Nathaniel and male heirs, 350 acres of "Point Patience." To 3 sons aforesaid, all personalty. Extrs: Sons Nathaniel and Samuel aforesaid. Witt: Jas. Keech, Thos. Hall and Chas. Boteler.1 
Will - Brother's*25 March 1687Samuel was named in his brother's will on 25 March 1687 at Calvert Co, MD. In his will Nathaniel Ashcom gave to wife Mary, Extrx, 220 acres of "Ashcom's Purchase," on Hungary River, Dorchester Co; 150 Acres of "Ashcom's Outlet;" 50 acrs of "Ashcom's Enclosure;" and "Point Patience" during widowhood. To son Nathaniel and heirs, "Point Patience" aforesaid at death or marriage of his mother; also part of testator's portion of tract "Deserts" taken up together with Benjamin Lawrence and brother Samuel Ashcom. To son John and heirs, "Ashcom's Purchase" at death of his mother and residue of testator's share of "Deserts." To daughters Mary and Eliza: personalty. In event of death of said Nathaniel and John without issue, 2 daughters aforesaid to inherit their estate. To Mordecai Moore, Paul Kirbe, Thomas Spencer, personalty. Brother Charles to be joint Extr. with wife aforesaid. Witt: Thos. Leake, Geo. Gamball, Jno. Henning, Wm. Goadin & Bridget Evans.2 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 1, 1635-1685, p. 137 (will of John Ashcom, Patukent River).
  2. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 2, 1685-1702, p. 14 (will of Nathaniel Ashcom, wife Mary).

Mary (-----)1

F, b. circa 1650
Last Edited18 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1650Mary (-----) was born circa 1650.1 
Married Namecirca 1675 As of circa 1675,her married name was Ashcomb.1 
Marriage*circa 1675She married Nathaniel Ashcomb I, son of John Ashcomb and Winifred Owen, circa 1675.1 
Will - Husb's*25 March 1687Mary was named in her husband's will on 25 March 1687 at Calvert Co, MD. In his will Nathaniel Ashcom gave to wife Mary, Extrx, 220 acres of "Ashcom's Purchase," on Hungary River, Dorchester Co; 150 Acres of "Ashcom's Outlet;" 50 acrs of "Ashcom's Enclosure;" and "Point Patience" during widowhood. To son Nathaniel and heirs, "Point Patience" aforesaid at death or marriage of his mother; also part of testator's portion of tract "Deserts" taken up together with Benjamin Lawrence and brother Samuel Ashcom. To son John and heirs, "Ashcom's Purchase" at death of his mother and residue of testator's share of "Deserts." To daughters Mary and Eliza: personalty. In event of death of said Nathaniel and John without issue, 2 daughters aforesaid to inherit their estate. To Mordecai Moore, Paul Kirbe, Thomas Spencer, personalty. Brother Charles to be joint Extr. with wife aforesaid. Witt: Thos. Leake, Geo. Gamball, Jno. Henning, Wm. Goadin & Bridget Evans.1 

Family

Nathaniel Ashcomb I b. c 1650, d. b 19 May 1687
Children 1.Nathaniel Ashcomb II1 b. c 1676
 2.John Ashcomb1 b. c 1678
 3.Mary Ashcomb1 b. c 1680
 4.Elizabeth Ashcomb+2 b. c 1682, d. b 6 Jun 1735

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 2, 1685-1702, p. 14 (will of Nathaniel Ashcom, wife Mary).
  2. [S2580] Alan F. Day, David W. Jordan and Gregory A. Stiverson Edward C. Papenfuse, A Biographical Disctionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Volume 2: I-Z, p. 484 (Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, 1723-1795).

Nathaniel Ashcomb II1

M, b. circa 1676
FatherNathaniel Ashcomb I1 b. c 1650, d. b 19 May 1687
MotherMary (-----)1 b. c 1650
Last Edited17 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1676Nathaniel Ashcomb II was born circa 1676 at Calvert Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*25 March 1687Nathaniel was named in his father's will on 25 March 1687 at Calvert Co, MD. In his will Nathaniel Ashcom gave to wife Mary, Extrx, 220 acres of "Ashcom's Purchase," on Hungary River, Dorchester Co; 150 Acres of "Ashcom's Outlet;" 50 acrs of "Ashcom's Enclosure;" and "Point Patience" during widowhood. To son Nathaniel and heirs, "Point Patience" aforesaid at death or marriage of his mother; also part of testator's portion of tract "Deserts" taken up together with Benjamin Lawrence and brother Samuel Ashcom. To son John and heirs, "Ashcom's Purchase" at death of his mother and residue of testator's share of "Deserts." To daughters Mary and Eliza: personalty. In event of death of said Nathaniel and John without issue, 2 daughters aforesaid to inherit their estate. To Mordecai Moore, Paul Kirbe, Thomas Spencer, personalty. Brother Charles to be joint Extr. with wife aforesaid. Witt: Thos. Leake, Geo. Gamball, Jno. Henning, Wm. Goadin & Bridget Evans.1 
Marriage*26 December 1706He married Margaret Bigger on 26 December 1706 at Calvert Co, MD. They were shown as Nathaniel Ashcom and Margret Bigger.2 
Est Settm't Named In*23 May 1718Nathaniel Ashcomb II was named in an estate settlement on 23 May 1718 at St. Mary's Co, MD. The estate of John Dansey Esq. was valued at £785.19.6. Many payments were made, including the following: Mr. Jenifer, Mr. Nathaniel Ashcom, Mr. John Ashcom & Charles Ashcom (brothers), Mrs. Martha Dansey (dowry), Vingfreed Ashcomb & Wynifryd Ashcomb, Royall Colledge of William Burge & Mary in Virginia, Mrs. Greenfield and Mrs. Martha Dansey. Extr: Robert Dansey.3 

Family

Margaret Bigger b. c 1685

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 2, 1685-1702, p. 14 (will of Nathaniel Ashcom, wife Mary).
  2. [S2228] Robert Barnes, Maryland Marriages, 1634-1777, p. 5 (Nathaniel Ashcom & Margret Bigger).
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Prerogative Court Abstracts, 1718-1724, p. 8 (adm. account of John Dansey, Esq., Extr: Robert Dansey, Mrs. Martha Dansey, dowry.).

John Ashcomb1

M, b. circa 1678
FatherNathaniel Ashcomb I1 b. c 1650, d. b 19 May 1687
MotherMary (-----)1 b. c 1650
Last Edited17 Apr 2019
Birth*circa 1678John Ashcomb was born circa 1678 at Calvert Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*25 March 1687John was named in his father's will on 25 March 1687 at Calvert Co, MD. In his will Nathaniel Ashcom gave to wife Mary, Extrx, 220 acres of "Ashcom's Purchase," on Hungary River, Dorchester Co; 150 Acres of "Ashcom's Outlet;" 50 acrs of "Ashcom's Enclosure;" and "Point Patience" during widowhood. To son Nathaniel and heirs, "Point Patience" aforesaid at death or marriage of his mother; also part of testator's portion of tract "Deserts" taken up together with Benjamin Lawrence and brother Samuel Ashcom. To son John and heirs, "Ashcom's Purchase" at death of his mother and residue of testator's share of "Deserts." To daughters Mary and Eliza: personalty. In event of death of said Nathaniel and John without issue, 2 daughters aforesaid to inherit their estate. To Mordecai Moore, Paul Kirbe, Thomas Spencer, personalty. Brother Charles to be joint Extr. with wife aforesaid. Witt: Thos. Leake, Geo. Gamball, Jno. Henning, Wm. Goadin & Bridget Evans.1 

Citations

  1. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 2, 1685-1702, p. 14 (will of Nathaniel Ashcom, wife Mary).