Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Walter Story

Male 1630 - 1668  (38 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Walter Story 
    Born 1630  William and Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 Feb 1667/68  William and Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I002833  Tree1
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2020 

    Father Walter Story,   b. 1610, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1630, William and Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 21 years) 
    Mother Mary Wiseman,   b. 1610, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1630, William and Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 21 years) 
    Married 4 Jun 1626  St. Giles, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F02130  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth MNU Taylor,   b. 1642,   d. Aft Mar 1711/12, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 70 years) 
    Married Abt 1661  William and Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Walter Story,   b. 1666, William and Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1726, William and Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F02129  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • === Contributed by Ralph D. Smith

      Story, Walter - m. Mrs. Elizabeth Taylor Wilkes/Weekes, widow of John Taylor and William Wilkes, and after Walter Story died, Elizabeth m. 4th Henry Bonner.
      Sources: (1) Maryland Land Office, Patent Records, Liber ABH, pp. 229 and 427, (2) Maryland Prerogative Court, Testamentary Proceedings, Liber 2, p. 294, (3) Archives of Maryland, Vol. 51, pp. 44-50, and Vol. 60, Preface, p. xvii, and (4) Charles Co., Md. Court Records, Liber F, pp. 4-5.

      Walter Story was not a 1658 Charles Co. resident. Walter Story d. intestate Feb. 1, 1667/8 (administration bond) in Charles Co., Md.
      Source: Maryland Prerogative Court, Testamentary Proceedings, Liber 2, p. 294.

      Elizabeth was still living in June 1705 and perhaps in Apr. 1709.
      Sources: (1) Charles Co., Md. Court Records, Liber Z, p. 210, and (2) Maryland Prerogative Court, Inventories & Accounts, Liber 29, p. 235.

      Walter Story and wife Elizabeth had one child, Walter Story [Jr.] Sources: (1) Charles Co., Md. Court Records, Liber E, p. 43, and (2) Archives of Maryland, Vol. 2, pp. 459-60, and Vol. 51, pp. 44-50.

      Walter Story [Jr.] - m. 1st Mary ______.
      Source: Charles Co., Md. Court Records, Liber S, p. 50.

      Walter m. 2nd Mary Morris, dau. of Richard and Penelope Morris (Penelope later m. Richard Land.) Sources: (1) Charles Co., Md. Court Records, Liber P, p. 212, and Liber H No. 2, pp. 219 and 268, (2) Maryland Prerogative Court, Testamentary Proceedings, Liber 15C, p. 61, (3) Maryland Prerogative Court, Inventories & Accounts, Liber 10, p. 382 [Skinner abstract says Richard Long; should read Richard Land], and (4) Maryland Calendar of Wills, Vol. 3, p. 5.

      Walter Story [Jr.] m. 3rd Mrs. Ann Compton Dixon, widow of Samuel Compton and Thomas Dixon. Sources: (1) Maryland Prerogative Court, Inventories & Accounts, Liber 25, p. 123, (2) Maryland Prerogative Court, Inventories, Liber 3, p. 237, and (3) Charles Co. Md. Court Records, Liber H No. 2, p. 347.

      Walter d. testate Apr. 4, 1726 (probate date) in Charles Co., Md.
      Source: Maryland Calendar of Wills, Vol. 5, p. 224.

      Ann d. intestate June 26, 1731 (inventory) in Charles Co., Md.
      Source: Maryland Prerogative Court, Inventories, Liber 16, p. 302.
      ===
      Colonial Families of the USA
      Title: Colonial Families of the United States of America in which is given the History, Genealogy and armorial bearings of Colonial Families who settled in the American colonies from the time of the settlement of Jamestown, 13th May, 1607, to the Battle of Lexington, 19th April,1775. Edited by George Norbury MacKenzie, LL.B. GenealogicalPublishing Company, 1966.

      ===
      Heard, Bridget, Potomac River, 4th Mch., 1664; 11th Apr., 1665.
      To son William, when of age, 1/2 estate, real and personal.
      To sister Mary Yowkins and to John Douglass, Jr., son of John Douglass of Pickiawoxen, 1/2 estate in equal parts.
      To mother Katharine Yowkins, personalty.
      Exs.: John Douglass, Sr., and Humphrey Warren of Wicomico River.
      Test: John Emerson, Walter Story. 1. 224.
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber B, 5 Mar 1663/4, Page 260 to 264
      Henry Peare acknowledged the ensuing bill of sale to Walter Story and John London of London, merchants: Indenture 2 Feb 1663 between Henry Peare, planter on the Potomac River, and John London, merchant of London, for 100 of lawful money of England a parcel of land on the Potomac River of 150 acres; adjoining Paskehanse Creek; mentions Capt. Jenkins' land; /s/ Henry Peere (mark and seal); wit. William Heard (mark), John Small
      ===
      Charles County, Maryland Liber L#2, Page 102. At the request of Walter Story of CC, gent, the following conveyance and assignments were recorded May 12, 1723.
      Apr 28, 1659 from Samuel Parker of Maryland, cooper, to William Heard of same, planter, for a valuable sum of tobacco or parcel of land on Baltemore River, bounded by Pasquohanse [Pasquahanza] Cr mouth, containing for breath, according to the old survey up towards Capt Jenkins' land, and for length up into the woods, containing about 150 acres. Signed - Samuell Parker. Wit - William Craford, Humphrey (HP his mark) Pike, Tho Lomax*.
      On the back of this deed was endorsed thus
      Know that I, William Heard of Maryland, planter, hereby assign over all my whole right of the land within mentioned, unto Peter Carr of Maryland, planter. Signed Jan 4, 1659 - William (H his mark) Heard. Wit - Jno Douglas,~Tho Lomax.
      Know that I, Peter Carr of Maryland, planter,'do hereby assign over my whole right in the land within mentioned, unto Henrie Perre and William Crafford. Signed Jan 28, 1659 - Peter (/I\ his mark) Carr. Wit - Samuell Parker, John Douglas.
      Know that I, William Craforte, do.assign over all,.my right
      Know that I, Henry Peere of Pottomock, planter,"-do assign over my "write" of all the within mentioned land to' Walter Story and John Louden of London, merchants.'.Signed,Jan 12, 1663 - HP. Wit - John Emerson, John Small.
      ===
      ===
      Chancery Court Proceedings, 1670.
      http://aomol.net/megafile/msa/speccol/sc2900/sc2908/000001/000051/html/am5 1--39.htmll

Research Links  Find Walter Story at the following sites -

Ancestry records for Walter Story