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

Arthur Thompson

Male 1628 - 1702  (74 years)


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  • Name Arthur Thompson 
    Born 1628  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Dec 1702  St. Mary's County, Maryland - will date Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I003704  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2019 

    Father St. Mary's Co MD Thompson 
    Family ID F04878  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Female MNU Thompson,   b. Abt 1632,   d. Bef 1695, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Married Bef 1648  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mildred Thompson,   b. 1648, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1749/50, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 102 years)
     2. John Thompson,   b. Abt 1686, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1718, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years)
     3. Sebastian Thompson,   b. Bef 1687, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1742/43, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 56 years)
     4. Oswald Thompson,   b. Bef 1688, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1717, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 31 years)
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F02891  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Susannah Carberry,   b. Bef 1668, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1710, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 44 years) 
    Married 20 Nov 1695  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mildred Thompson,   b. 1696, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Tecla Thompson,   b. Abt 1697, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1796, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 99 years)
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F02895  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • === Linda Reno
      Arthur Thompson, St. Clement's Bay, St. Mary's Co., 12/15/1701--no
      probate date.
      Son: Sebastian, personal estate.
      Son: John, 1/2 land lying by brother Carberry's.
      Daughter: Tecla, residue of land. If she dies without issue to pass to wife, Susanna.
      Youngest daughter, Mildred house and lots in St. Clement's Town and 100 ac. on Duck Pond.
      Son: Oswald, 100 ac. on Duck Pond. Testator provides that at the d. of brother, John Carberry, his plantation be recovered at the expense of 5 eldest children, viz., Sebastian, John, Oswald, Mildred Shercliffe and Tecla Thompson.
      Wife: Susanna, Exec. and residuary legatee of estate, real and personal, including all land in Baltimore Co. Wife to have charge of estate left to youngest daughter Mildred.
      Wit: Nicholas Guylick, James French, Martin French, John Cissell. Fenwick states that his will was probated 12/14/1702.

      === Jerry L. Clark
      ===
      Arthur Thompson 22.89 I 127.11.6 Feb 3 1702/03
      Appraisers: John Cecill, Henry Spink.
      List of debts: Joseph Wilson of Calvert County, George Hall.
      ===
      Arthur Thompson PC1-125/126
      15 Dec 1702

      The last will of Arthur Thompson: Maryland --- In ye name of God amen, I
      Arthur Thompson, of St Clem'ts Bay in St Mary's County, being of sound disposition of mind & memory blessed be God, do make this my last will & testament, in manor & form following, that is to say first I give & bequeath my soul to God, who gave it, hoping through ye merrits of Jesus Christ to receive pardon, & full remition of all my sins, & my body I commit to ye earth, from whence it came, to be buried in such decent manor, as my Execurors, hereafter named shall think fitt, & for ye estate, which it hath pleased God to bless me withall, I bestow ye same, in manor & form following.
      Imprimis, I give & bequeath to my son Sebastion Thompson, 1 pewter bason.
      Item. I give unto my son John Thompson ye one half of that land, when layed out lying by Brother Carberys, & within his bounds, being my proper land, to him ye John & his heirs forever, & ye other half to my daughter Tocla, whereon my little hous & orchatt stands, to her & her heirs forever.
      Item I give & bequeath to my daughter Tocla, 1 large table with drawers, 1 feather bed, & bolster, Rugg & blanketts & 1 cow called Spott with all her increas forever.
      Item I give unto my youngest daughter Mildred Thompson my house & 2 lotts thereunto belonging in St Clements Town, & 100 ackers of land out of my 200 acres at ye duckponds, ye other 100 to my son Oswald Thompson, to them & their heirs forever, but in case my daughter should die without issue, then unto my loving wife, if she shall then be living to her & her heirs forever; but if she should not then be living, that then ye lands shall fall to my daughter Tocla & her heirs forever;
      I have 2 bills of George Halls, for land he bought of me but nothing payed to that if he or any of his heirs, should ever come, or any other person, to injoy ye s'd land lying by old Evans, thos bills I give unto my youngest daughter Mildred to be put for her to such use, as her mother, Susan Thompson, shall think fitt.
      Item I give unto my daughter Tecla, 1 Iron pott & pothooks & 1 large chest. Item I give & bequeath unto my loving wife, Susan Thompson, all ye rest & residue of my whole estate, both cattle, hoggs & horses of what kind ---- with all their increas forever, with all my goods & chattles, & all my land in Baltimore County, if not sold at ye time of my death, to her & her heirs forever, but if sold at ye time of my death, ye price to discharge all my just debts. Item further it is my will & desire that after the decease of brother John Carbery, if his plantation, whereon he now liveth be recovered at ye equall charge of my 5 oldest children, namely Sebastion, John, Oswald, Mildred Shurtclife & Tocla, or any of them, that shall survive, or any of their heirs, that then they shall choos 6 honest men of the nabourhood, to divide & alott to everyone there part, & they shall be so contented without farther troble, & so after & to re---, to them & their heirs forever. Item if my daughter Tocle should die without ishow , that then, whatsoever, by this will is given unto her shall be equally divided between Sebastion, Oswald & to remain to them & their heirs forever, & to this my last will & testament I Constitute & appoint my loving wife, Susana Thompson, my sole Exequetrichor, in witness, whereof I have here, unto, sett my hand & affixed my seal this 15th day of December, Anno Dom 1702.
      Arthur Thompson ((SEAL))
      (The lotts above specified is known by ye numbers 40 & 46)
      Sined & Sealed in the presence of us
      Nicholas Goulick, James French, Martin French, John Secill (his mark)

      Maryland - St Maries County. Came Nicholas Goulick, James French, Martin French & John Cissell, & made oath upon the Holy Evangelist, that the within specified
      Arthur Thompson, signed, sealed & delivered the within ----, to be his ---- & --
      --
      Sworn to before me
      James Keech, D Corri; St Maries County
      ===
      John Sewell 19.58 A SM 28.0,0 19.1.10 Jun 14 1699
      Payments to: Mr. Robert Mason per Arthur Thompson, Mr. John Hance per James Sewell, William Norris, John Wad, Capt. Holland per Ignatius Sewell, Thomas Blackman,
      Mentions: 5 orphans (unnamed)*
      Administratrix: Anne Head (relict), wife of Adam Head,
      ===
      Daniell Hammond 8,333 I SM 34.5.3 Nov 10 1684
      The inventory also included #6901.
      Appraisers: John Tant, Stephen Gough.
      List of debts: John Angell, Sylent Bryan, John Hosse, Arthur Thompson, Stephen Gough, Lewis Derrim.

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      Calvert County Circuit Court
      Land Surveys and Condominium Plats

      Inclosure, 50 Acres; Certificate
      Developer/Owner: Thompson, Arthur 1666 Patent Record 10, p. 124 0 0 MSA S 1583-829

      Inclosure, 50 Acres; Patent
      Developer/Owner: Thompson, Arthur 1666 Patent Record 10, p. 125 0 0 MSA S 1583-830

      Saint James's, 500 Acres; Certificate Adjoins Brookes Portition - Brookes Neck - Stallings Swamper Add to
      Developer/Owner: Thompson, Arthur 1668 Patent Record 11, p. 116 0 0 MSA S 1583-1368

      Saint James's, 500 Acres; Patent Adjoins Brookes Portition - Brookes Neck - Stallings Swamper Add to
      Developer/Owner: Thompson, Arthur 1668 Patent Record 11, p. 336 0 0 MSA S 1583-1369

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