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

Michael Taney

Male 1645 - 1692  (~ 60 years)


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  • Name Michael Taney 
    Born Between 1632 and 1645  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Jun 1692  Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I003054  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 

    Family ID F02333  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Fox,   b. Bef 1655, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1682, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 29 years) 
    Married Bef 1671  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Taney,   b. 1671, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1712, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     2. Michael Taney,   b. 1672, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1703, Calvert County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
     3. John Taney,   b. 1675, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1720, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     4. Elizabeth Taney,   b. 1681, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F02331  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Margaret Beckwith,   b. Abt 1667, St Joseph's Manor, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1720, Calvert County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Married Bef Apr 1687  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Margaret Taney,   b. 1688, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1711 and 1720, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F02332  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • there must be another wife or two. mary neale was too young to be mother of kids
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      Taney, Michael, Calvert Co., 18th May, 1692; 21st June, 1692.
      To wife Margaret, plantation and dwelling-house during life in lieu of dower rights.
      To son Thomas and hrs., sd. plantation at death of wife afsd.,
      and 100 A., part of 500 A. formerly taken up by Sinkler. son Michael and hrs., all land at Battle Ck.; also that bought of William Berry.
      To son John and hrs., land bought of John Seawell.
      Testator desires 150 A., "Little Worth," to be sold; son Thomas to have right of purchasing same; he to possess also a certain tract of land for which requisition has been made by testator.
      To wife afsd. and young. dau. (born of her), 1/2 of personalty.
      To cous. Thomas Norris, kinsman John Taney, and to John Hance and Richard. Smith, personalty.
      To 4 child., viz., Thomas, Michael, John, and. Eliza:, residue of estate equally.
      Ex.: Son Thomas afsd.
      Test: Jas. Duke, Joachim Kirstead, Geo. Young, Wm. Sturmy. 6. 1.
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      Mr. Michael Tawney 10LC.3 I £856.11.5 Sep 1 1692
      He died on 22 May 1692. The inventory also included #162895.
      Servants mentioned: Thomas Fasset, Michael Chadwick, Ann Shaws.
      Appraisers: George Lingan, John Hume.
      List of debts: John Austin, Isaac Baker, William Jones, John Jenkins, Richard Watkins, William Brown, William Herbert, George Busrup, John Howell, Henry Hennington, Peter Burges, Richard Edwards, Thomas Hafford, Henry Orton, John Skipper, Ann Dening, Richard Keene, James Baker, Henry Denton, Joseph Edloe, Hugh Hopewell, John Sewall, George Plowden, Michael Marine, Thomas Gant, Michael Swift, James Bigger, Murfy Ward, Thomas Parsloe, Arthur Young, Henry Mitchell, Joseph Cecill, Hugh Ellis, Charles Bevins, John Forrest, Ignatiusn Craycroft, Capt. Thomas Clegate, Roger Brooke, Tobias Miles, William Nicholls bill of Crowders, William Mead, George Spicer, Katherine Parker, William Jones, John Mackdowell, William Johnson, Francis Leaf, Henry Dyall, Thomas Collier, William How, Susanna Bussy, Richard Bowen, Thomas Brooke.
      List of accounts: John Kent, James Macall, Edward Park, Edward Batson, Robert Coverthought, Maj. Nicholas Sewall, Mr. William Joseph, Col. William Dives, Richard Fenwick, Mr. Henry Lowe, David Davies, Meveril Hulk, Elisabeth Baker, Elisabeth Letchworth, Richard Jenkins, Capt. Thomas Wharton, Andrew Ogden, Capt. James Bowling, Peter Lamar, Mary Ascomb, Mr. George Lingan, John Biggar, Baruc Williams, Thomas Simons, James Duke, Jeremiah Sheredon, Paul Peacock, Ignatius Craycroft, Gabriel Burnam, Henry Truman, William Dent, Richard Brightwell.
      List of desperate debts: Richard Rigell, Roger Skien, Nathaniel Sprigg, Henry Taylor, William Barton (plaisterer), Richard Burk, Christopher Ellis, William Herbert, William Wood, Robert Kant, William Philmore, John Joyse, Robert Anderson, Hugh Jones, Hugh Reyley, William Grant, Ambrose Bigg, John Hening, John Nicholls, Thomas Blomer, Daniel Manrain, John Reyley, Thomas Spencer, Richard Pollard, James Craftore, Francis Casteel, Nathan Daws, Richard Gibbs, Richard Leek, George Sealy, John White (carpenter), William Davis, Bartholomew Gibson, Robert Harper, David Morgan, Thomas Pagett, John Pierce, John Sunderland, Henry Dinnine, John Willmott, Mathew Beale, Richard Brooke, John Connaway, Thomas Edwards, John Meade, Thomas West, Thomas Wells, Daniel Brown, George Carter, John Empton, Daniel Arminger, Michael Burnham, Gilbert Denour, Nicholas Wilson, Philip Laurence, Andrew Foy, John Dunkin, Nathaniell Cranford, George Lynes, Brian Mark-Damois, John Peacock, Richard Chaffey, William Goodman, Garrat Cumberford, Henry Howiant, Garratt Vansweringen, William Williams, Kenelm Chisledyn, William Herron, Symon Girling, Nehemia Blakiston, Francis Durant, Lewis Tapper, Publick Levy, Calvert County, Francis Partis, Michaell Catterton, James Weeks, John Stanley, Robert Brashiers, Henry Reynolt, Richard Brashiers, John Davis, Francis Piles, James Bray, Andrew Winkling, Peter Burges, Symon Nichollson, John Griggs, Samuell Bourne, John Hollings, Robert Shepherd, Charles Ascomb, John Smyth, Robert Anderson, Thomas Robinson, Edward Dickeson, Thomas Ward, Alexander Frashier, David Hellin, William Harris, George Noates, John Dunn, Edward Evans, John Bennet, James Wood, Thomas Everett, James Badcock, Charles Harrington, John Dodson, Robert Stone, Richard Fidee, Samuell Bagby, John Shepherd, Peter Hill, Symon Wootton, Robert Fisher, widow Baker, John Hedger, Edward Cowdrey, William Skiene, Thomas Purnell, Jeremiah Sympson, Robert Taylor, Philip Coxsey, Charles Taney, George Layfield, Giles Hill, John Larken, Otho Holland, Thomas Plomer, Symon Willmore, John Sumers.
      List of money due: George Younge, Mr. William Joseph, Mary Ascomb, Col. Henry Jowles, Richard Marsham, Henry Truman, Jeremiah Sheredon, William Turner, Nathaniel Burnham, Ezekiel Hide, John Grey at Pennsylvania.
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      Michael Taney 30.224 A CA £803.9.11 £958.6.9 Nov 28 1709
      A second inventory was cited in the amount of £268.2.0. The accounts were originally filed in 1697.
      Received from: William Turner.
      Payments to: Jeremiah Sheredine, Jo. Edwards paid to Henry Truman, William Batton, John Taylor & Co. paid to Samuell Chew, Samuel Groom, Francis Collyer, John Taylor & Co., John Atkey, Michael Yoakley, Richard Marsham, William Jones, William Herbert, John Sawell, Michael Swift, Hugh Ellis, John Forrest, Capt. Clegatt, George Spicer, Francis Leaf, Robert Kemby, William Grant, David Morgan, Henry Devine, George Carter, Matthew Burnam, Andrew Foy, Richard Edwards, George Plowden, Joshua Cecell, Charles Bevins, Ignatius Creycroft, Roger Brook, William Barton, Robert Anderson, Richard Pollard, Thomas Pagget, Thomas Edwards, James Empson, Phillip Laurance, George Lynes, Bryan Mackdaniell, Edward Park, William Josephs, Elisabeth Letchworth, Andrew Ogden, James Duke, Richard Brightwell, Francis Piles, Henry Fernly, Richard Chaffey, Maj. Nicholas Sewell, Richard Jenkins, John Bigger, Michael Catterton, Phillip Cooksey, Henry Fernly for Anne Denis, John Edenfield, William Stuway (?), James Hamer, William Parker, George Young, Henry Beardmore, John Curry, John Wildy, John Read, John Mills per William Williams, Richard Marsham, James Moore for Sir Thomas Laurance, John Miles, James Sawell, Thomas Beal, James Duke, Gilbert Clark, William Taylard, William Giddins, Mary Runno, Robert Skinner due to Anne Skinner, Ruth Waters, John Reed paid to Blackiston, William Harris, Thomas Collier, Joshua Cecell, Mr. Robert Carvill, Joseph Surd, Mr. Robert Mason, Jonathan Wilson, Cecill Butler, Henry Fernley.
      Legatees: Margaret Taney (widow), Thomas Norris.
      Mentions: Joshua Cecill, widow (unnamed).
      Executor: Mr. Thomas Taney.
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      Michael Taney 30.246 A CA £1279.0.5 £1238.16.9 Nov 29 1709
      Received from: Mr. William Parker, Richard Jenkins.
      List of debts: Henry Orton, Joseph Edloe, Thomas Gant, Thomas Pasloe, Arthur Young, Henry Mitchell, Mary Crowder, Thomas Brooks, John Joyce, Robert Anderson, Hugh Jones, Hugh Ryly, Daniel Moraine, Bartholomew Gibson, John Sunderland, Matthew Beale, Thomas Wells, Gilbert Deavour, Maj. Nicholas Sewell, Mary Ashcomb, Paul Peacock, Simon Gearling, David Hellen, Alexander Parran, James Cranford, William Dent, Roger Scree, Thomas Collyer, William Philmore, Henry Lowe, Henry Truman, Michael Swift, John Stanley, Isaac Baker, John Wyllimot, Hugh Ellace.
      Legatees: widow (unnamed).
      Payments to: Capt. Thomas Bordley, Col. Henry Darnall, Alexander Parran attorney for William Farmore (executor of John Nutt), Col. Henry Darnall for use of Lord Baltimore, Joseph Edloe, James Harper, John Bayne for John Dosset, William Dent attorney for John Atkey, Thomas Biliary (administrator of Baruch Williams), William Dent from Elisha Hall, William Dent for fees against Thomas Biliary, William Dent for fees against executor of John Nutt, William Philmore, administrator of Richard Charlet paid to Thomas Greenfield, Esq., Kenelm Cheseldyn, Esq., Thomas Collier due of Samuel Watkins attorney in 2 actions against Gilbert Clark, George Plater, Joshua Cecill attorney for Joseph Howe, Cator Mackdaniel & Michaell Murreen, George Plater for appeal against Hugh Montgomery, Philemon Lloyd, Esq. for fees against executor of John Nutt, George Lingan, George Lingan & John Hance, Francis Partis, William Bladen, Gerrard Foulks for fee against William Philmore, Charles Carroll, Esq. for fees against the executor of John Nutt, Mr. Maning for fees against executor of John Nutt, George Lingan for summoning Nicholas Burd in suit against Richard Smith, James Sewell & Joshua Cecill against ---- Summer, James Sewell £Joshua Cecill for fees against Katharine Montgomery, Mr. Cornelius White for fees against executor of John Nutt, Samuell Watkins, Mr. Cornelius White for attorney fees against William Diggs, William Bladen, Esq.
      Payments to (paid Joshua Cecill for fees against): John Atkey, administrator of Baruch Williams, Richard Burk, Hugh Montgomery, Ambrose Biggs, Thomas Spencer, John Howell, John White, ---- Simpson, Richard Brooke, James Cranford, administrator of William Howe, administrator of Andrew Tanyhill, Peter Joy, Thomas Money, Richard Watkins, Thomas Plumer, Joseph Williams, Jenkin Smith, Richard Smith, Hugh Montgomery and wife (unnamed), Richard Sumers.
      Administrator/Executor: Thomas Taney (gentleman) of Charles County.

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      Keene, Edward, Calvert County, 19th Oct., 1675; 14th Mch., 1673.
      To wife Susanna, daus. Eliza: and Martha, and to wife's dau. Susan Hunt, estate, real and personal,, equally.
      In event of death of Susan Hunt, her share of estate to pass to testator's 2 daus. afsd.
      Should sd. daus. die during minority or without issue, their share of estate is bequeathed to Edward Bussey,, Hezekiah Bussey and Anne Keene, dau. of brother Henry, dec'd.
      Exs.: Brothers Richard Keene, Wm. Berry and John and Roger Brooke.
      Test: Alexander Magruder, Michael Taney. 2. 403.
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      Thomas Bankes 9.475 A £267.9.4 #63948 Apr 3 1688
      Received from: George Parker, Michael Taney, John Evans.
      Payments to: Mr. William Dent due to Randall Hanson, John Scott due to Adam Frizell, John Bigger attorney for Edward Watkins & Co. (merchants), James Keech attorney for Francis Partis, Maj. Nicholas Sewall guardian of Charles Beckwith and Michael Taney who married Margaret Beckwith children of George Beckwith (dead), Mr. John Abbington, John Evans, Michael Taney, Henry Leaker William Burges, Esq. via Capt. Henry Hanslapp, Henry Lewis, George Parker, William Rosewell.
      Executrix: Anne Dennis (relict).
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      Calvert County Circuit Court
      Land Surveys and Condominium Plats

      Tawneys, Reserve, 200 Acres; Certificate
      Developer/Owner: Tawney, Michael 1665 Patent Record 8, p. 53 0 0 MSA S 1583-1540

      Tawneys, Reserve, 200 Acres; Patent
      Developer/Owner: Tawney, Michael 1665 Patent Record 8, p. 53 0 0 MSA S 1583-1541

      Tawneys Right, 300 Acres; Certificate Near Expectation - Blind Tom - Addtion 6oa
      Developer/Owner: Tawney, Michael 1665 Patent Record 8, p. 279 0 0 MSA S 1583-1542

      Tawneys Right, 300 Acres; Patent Near Expectation - Blind Tom - Addtion 6oa
      Developer/Owner: Tawney, Michael 1665 Patent Record 8, p. 280 0 0 MSA S 1583-1543

      Littleworth, 150 Acres; Patent
      Developer/Owner: Tawney, Michael 1670 Patent Record 12, p. 397 0 0 MSA S 1583-961

      Littleworth, 150 Acres; Patent
      Developer/Owner: Tawney, Michael 1670 Patent Record 14, p. 75 0 0 MSA S 1583-962

      Blind Tom, 72 Acres; Certificate Adjoins - Addition 60a Near Tawneys Right - Expectation
      Developer/Owner: Tawney, Michael 1671 Patent Record 13, p. 125 0 0 MSA S 1583-200

      Blind Tom, 72 Acres; Patent Adjoins - Addition 60a Near Tawneys Right - Expectation
      Developer/Owner: Tawney, Michael 1671 Patent Record 16, p. 227 0 0 MSA S 1583-201

      Jones's Neglect, 128 Acres; Certificate
      Developer/Owner: Tawney, Michael 1671 Patent Record 13, p. 125 0 0 MSA S 1583-878

      Jones's Neglect, 128 Acres; Patent
      Developer/Owner: Tawney, Michael 1671 Patent Record 13, p. 129 0 0 MSA S 1583-879

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