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

Matthew Herbert

Male Abt 1686 - 1747  (~ 61 years)


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  • Name Matthew Herbert 
    Born Abt 1686  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Jan 1746/47  St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I003789  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2020 

    Father William Herbert,   b. Abt 1660,   d. 22 Jul 1718, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Mother Eleanor Pattison,   b. Abt 1664, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1733/34, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married Bef 1690  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F02961  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Grace Hayden,   b. 1695, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1760, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married Abt 1715  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Matthew Herbert,   b. Abt 1716, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1767, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years)
     2. Elizabeth Herbert,   b. Abt 1717, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1750, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years)
     3. Francis Herbert,   b. Abt 1718, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1762, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years)
     4. William Herbert,   b. Bef 1728, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1750, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 22 years)
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F02960  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      HARBERT, MATHEW, St. Mary's Co. 16 Oct,1746; 20 Jan, 1746
      Child.: WILLIAM, MATHEW, FRANCIS.
      To son William, my dwlg. plantation after mother's decease and tract, 'Herberts Swamp."
      To son Mathew, water mill and land of mill, Herberts Rest,' and pt of "Herberts Swamp.'
      GRACE HARBERT wife, extx.
      Wit: Richard Cooper, Thos. Mattingly, Roger Dugrings.
      24. 530
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      Matthew Herbert, St Mary's County 10/16/1746-1/20/1746.
      Children: William, Matthew, Francis.
      Son: William, my dwelling plantation after his mother's death and "Herbert's Swamp".
      Son: Matthew, water mill and land of the mill "Herbert's Rest", and pt. of "Herbert's Swamp".
      Wife: Grace, Exec.
      Wit: Richard Cooper, Thomas Mattingly, Roger Duggins.
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      Mr. Mathew Herbert 35.107 SM L224.4.11 Jan 20 ---- Jun 2 1747
      (also Mather Harbert
      Appraisers: Ric and Millard, Richard Cooper.
      Creditors: McWilliams, Gilbert Ireland.
      Next of kin: William Herbert, Elender Herbert.
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      HICKS, JOHN, St. Mary's Co. 30 May 1749; 20 Aug 1753
      To eldest son, William Hicks, plantation called "St, Johns," 250 A. which I occupy and adjoining to "Saint Barbarys" whereon live. My desire is that as my said son William is now in England with his uncle, if his uncle provides well for hint there, my desire is that he give unto his brother George Hicks the said plantation called "St. Johns" above devised to him but this is left to himself.
      To son George Hicks, plantation whereon I dwell called 'Saint Barbarys," 100 A.
      To dau. Mary Kenner wife of William Kenner of Cherry Point in Northumberland Co. Va, my plantation called "Church Hill" lying on the heat of St. Inegoes Creek, St. Mary's Co., conveyed to me for 650 A. with land I bought of Matthew Harbert and conveyed by Wm. Thompson and his wife Ellinor, mother to the said Matthew Harbert and given to said Ellinor by James Pattinson her father and she then was wife to Harbert - which will appear by said Pattinsons will and deeds.
      As for the land at Piscatoway which I bought of Thomas and William Egerton after they had cut off the entail thereof, 2400 A. by Resurvey in the Provincial court in May 1743, the ex. to go to get the possession of, from the heirs of George Noble and the four Edlins who are at present possessed thereof and when so done
      I appoint said ex. to sell the same and give 1/4 pt of money to son George Hicks, 1/2 to retain himself and other 1/4 to my wife.
      Son William Hicks, ex.
      Wit: Robt. Chesley, Richd. Ward Key, John Taylor. 28. 517
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      Herbert, Mark, St. Mary's Co., 14th Feb., 1738 ; 19th Sept., 1738
      To William Williams and hrs., part of "Herbert's Greef" for satisfaction already received.
      To John Cole of Brittain's Bay, residue of sd. tract.
      To Henry Wenset and hrs., all land taken up by testator
      To the eastward of "Nun's Qake" and northward of
      To Schocks Park" for satisfaction received.
      To bros. Francis and Matthew, personalty.
      To James Duff, personalty.
      To the poor, 5 bbls. of corn.
      To wife, Elizabeth, 1/2 of personal estate and use of residue, during widowhood. At her death or remarriage to be divided between child. of bro. Francis.
      Exs.: Wife Elizabeth and bro. Francis.
      Test: John Lucas, Charles King, Jr., and Edward Cole. 22. 101.
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      Mark Herbert 18.112 A SM 419.8.11 20.10,10 Dec 22 1740
      Sureties: Enock Coombs, Edward Cole.
      Received from: Mathew Herbert, Robert Ford, John Paywell, Mr. Phillip Key, John Ford.
      Payments to: Dr. David Macgill, Cornelius Manning, Henry Baccon, Mr. John Cartwright, Dr. John Hamilton, Mathew Daft (accountant),
      Executors: Mathew Daft and his wife Elisabeth Daft, Francis Herbert.

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