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

Mary Morris

Female 1680 - Abt 1719  (38 years)


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  • Name Mary Morris 
    Born 22 Dec 1680  Cedar Point Neck, William and Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Abt Jun 1719  William and Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I003003  Tree1
    Last Modified 28 Oct 2020 

    Father Richard Morris,   b. Abt 1637,   d. 14 May 1686, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Mother Penelope Theobald,   b. 1654, Lower Norfolk County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1702, William and Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 1677  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F02278  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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) 
    Married 1703  William and Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Story,   b. 1704, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1754, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 49 years)
     2. Charity Story,   b. 1712, William and Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1760, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 49 years)
     3. Jane Story,   b. 1715, William and Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1771, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    Last Modified 28 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F02277  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Morris, Richard, Chas. County, 22nd Jan., 1685; 14th May, 1686.
      To wife Penelope, extx., personalty.
      child viz., Richard,, Christopher, Mary, and Penelope, personalty.
      Test: Jas. Lemaire Thos. Rigg, Edw. Potter. 4.196
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      Land, Penelope, Chas. County, 10th May, 1702; 20th Oct 1702
      To eld. dau. Mary, son John and dau. Eliza:, personalty.
      Son John and dau. Eliza: to live with son-in-law Walter Storey during their minority and to be under his care and that of brother John Theobald.
      to dau. Susanna, personalty; sd. dau. to live with dau. Penelope and her husband, Joseph Douglass, until she is 16 yrs. of age.
      to dau. Penelope, John Scroggin and godson George Scroggin,, personalty.
      to sons-in-law Walter Storey and Joseph Douglase, exs.., residue of estate for maintenance of minor child. afsd.
      Test: Wm. Harbert, Mary Theobald, Diana Morris.11.299,
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      Lynes, Ann, Chas. County, 20th Nov., 1711; 17th Dec., 1711
      To Mary Chismund and hrs., goddau. Ann, dau. of James Tyre; Anne Hoskins, wife of Col. Philip Hoskins; Frances wife of Col. Rice Hoe, in Va.; Major Walter Story, Sarah Story, dau. of sd. Walter and Mary, his wife; Robert Yates; Mary, wife of Philemon Hemsley; Rice Hooe and hrs; Judith, wife of John Warren; Eliza:, wife of Benjamin Douglass, and Mary, dau. of Joseph and Penelope Douglas., personalty.
      To: Robert Yates, Brittish boy John Radfield., in payment of debt due by late husband.,
      To: John, eld. son of Col. John Seymour (late governor), and his hrs., 1000 A., "Belleconnell," on Elk R.
      Ex,: Maj. Walter Story,
      Test: Michael Martin, Matthew Scarborough., Henry Ayres. 13. 325.
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      Charles County Circuit Court, Birth, Deaths & Marriage Records, Liber Q
      Morris, Mary, d/o Richard and Penelope Morris of Cedar Point Neck, b. 22 Dec 1680
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      Smallwood, Col. James 37D.135 A CH 72.7.3 17.16.3 Sept 24, 1717
      Payments to: Mr Walter Bayne, Elizabeth Jones
      Executrix: Mary Harbart, Wife of Alexander Harbert.
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      Charles County Maryland Circuit Court Records, Liber H#2, Page 219
      19 Mar 1718; Recorded at request of Col. Walter Story on behalf of Anne Dixon, widow:
      6 Feb 1718; Jno. Gwinn age 46 years made deposition that he heard Tho. Dixon, dec'd, say on his death bed that his dau. Mary Dixon was to have a Negroe girl
      6 Feb 1718; Deposition of Mary Story, age ca 37, that Thomas Dixon on his death bed said he wanted his dau. Mary to have the Negro girl; if Mary should die without heirs then to the rest of his children; /s/ Walter Story

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      Charles County Circuit Court Liber M, Page 45
      20 Apr 1686; Cattle Marks: Mary Morrise, Richard Morrise, Penelope Morrise, Christopher Morrise, Mary Morrise

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