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

Philip Wood

Male 1718 - Aft 1789  (> 72 years)


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  • Name Philip Wood 
    Born 20 Mar 1717/18  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1789  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I003832  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 

    Father Maryland Wood 
    Family ID F44467  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Slye,   b. 8 May 1734, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1808, Warren County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1750  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Priscilla Wood,   b. 26 Jan 1750/51, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1770, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 20 years)
     2. Henry Wood,   b. 5 Sep 1754, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Eleanor Wood,   b. 30 Sep 1755, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Judith Wood,   b. 6 Apr 1756, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1790, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 35 years)
     5. Elizabeth Wood,   b. 30 Aug 1762, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Thomas Gerard Wood,   b. 4 May 1767, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1791, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 25 years)
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F02995  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • does not appear to be a son of Samuel Wood and Anne Briscoe.
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      James Cole 27.325 A CH 22.17.4 28.7.7 Nov 10 1749
      A second inventory is cited in the amount of 2.10.0.
      Sureties: Samuel Turner, William Mcferson, Jr.
      Received from: John Wathen, Abraham Nevtson.
      Payments to: Philip Wood, Samuel Love, Jacob Holme, Samuel Chunn, Mary Love, Margaret Scoffield.
      Executor: William Love.
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      Charles County Maryland Land Record Liber Z#2, 1744-1753; Page 533. At the request of Philip Wood, the following deed was recorded on Dec 12, 1751.
      I, John Slye of CC, planter, for the natural love that I have for my daughter, Mary Wood, wife to Philip Wood of CC, and also for 5 shillings sterling and for other good causes, I have given sd Philip Wood and Mary, his wife, and the heirs of her body lawfully begotten, but for want of such, to the proper heir of the Donor, John Slye, forever, all that parcel of land, being part of a tract of land in CC on the east side of Piles' Fresh, called Cleared Out, containing and laid out for about 80 acres. Signed Nov 18, 1751 - John Slye. Wit - Jno Winter, Jas Nivison. The deed was acknowledged by John Sly and Eleanor, his wife.
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      Charles County Land Record Book A#2, 1752-1756; Page (341). Mortgage. May 16, 1755 from Philip Wood of CC, tailor, to Joseph Pile of CC, Gent, for 8000 lbs of crop tobacco, 80 acres of land, being part of a tract of land called Cleard Out, whereon sd Philip Wood now lives. But if sd Philip pays sd Jos. Pile 8000 lbs of crop tobacco by May 16, 1757, with lawful interest, then this deed to be void.
      Signed - Philip Wood. Wit - Zacha Bond, Mary Ann Edelen,
      Robt Yates, Arthur Lee. Recorded Jun 2, 1755
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      Charles County Land Record Book G#3, 1756-1761; Page 353. Lease. Whereas formerly, to wit, on May 16, 1755, Philip Wood of CC, tailor, mortgaged to Mr. Joseph Pile (now decd) 80 acres of land in CC, being part of a tract called Clear Doubt, for 8000 lbs of inspected crop tobacco and the condition of repaying the same by May 10, 1757, and whereas there is now due on and secured by sd mortgage, 10,560 lbs of crop tobacco, now this deed, made May 30, 1759 between sd Philip Wood of the one part, and Elizabeth Pile, widow and administratrix of sd Joseph Pile, of the other part, witnesses that sd Philip Wood, for and in consideration of the premises, has agreed to deliver, and, by virtue of this deed and the mortgage afd, he does deliver to sd Elizabeth Pile, full possession of sd land and premises, and to rent the same from her on the following terms, to wit, he paying to sd Elizabeth 924 lbs of inspected tobacco in one hhd clear of wood, by May 25, 1760, and so on, sd May 25 yearly during his natural life or until he shall pay to sd Elizabeth Pile the 10,560 lbs of inspected tobacco in crop hhds weighing not less than 900 lbs of such tobacco clear of wood each. Signed - Philip Wood, Elizabeth Pile. wit - Jno Winter, Jas Nivison. Recorded Jul 18, 1759.
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      Charles County Land Record Book S#3, 1770-1775; Page 16. Bill of Sale. I, Philip Wood of CC, tailor, for 20 , have sold to John Barnes and Thomas How Redgate, 14 cattle, to wit 6 cows, 5 yearlings, 2 heifers, 1 steer, and 1 calf [sic]. Signed Aug 13, 1770 - Philip Wood. Wit - Jos. Gwinn Jr, John Gwinn, Joseph Gwinn. Recorded Aug 20, 1770.
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      Charles County Land Record Book S#3, 1770-1775; Page 33. Bill of Sale. Sep 5, 1770. I hereby assign all my right to James Briscoe, to the following Negroes, viz Becky and Henerita, for a security for his bond of 72 14 shillings and 7 pence. It is further agreed between James Briscoe and Philip Wood, that if the afd Negroes should die before his bond for 72 14 shillings and 7 pence and cost of suit is paid, that the above Wood stands the loss. .Signed - Philip Wood. Wit - Precilla Wood, Henry Howard, Robt Horner*, Recorded Sep 26, 1770.
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      Charles County Land Record Book S#3, 1770-1775; Page 175. Bill of Sale- Jun 15, 1771 from Philip Wood of CC, tailor, to James Briscoe of CC, planter, for 72 , the following articles, viz, 1 roan horse, 1 sorrel horse, 1 sorrel mare and colt, 5 cows, 1 heifer and yearling, 6 feather beds and furniture, bedstead, and cords, 5 sows and 2 shoats, 1 desk, 3 chests, 3 tables, 16 chairs, and 30 barrels of Indian corn, which articles sd Wood warrants.
      Signed - Philip Wood. Wit - John Winter*, Walter Winter.
      Recorded Jun 21, 1771.
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      Charles County Land Records 1775-1782; Liber V#3; Page 535. Bill of Sale_ I, Philip Wood of CC, for 100 , sell and deliver to Williamson King, a Negro girl called Rebecca, Signed Sep 1, 1781 - Philip Wood. Wit - J Parnham (CC Magistrate). Recorded Sep 3, 1781,
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      Charles County Land Records 1775-1782; Liber V#3; Page 544. Bond, recorded at the request of Philip Wood. We, Williamson King and Thomas Ching of CC bind ourselves to Philip Wood of CC in the full sum of 50,000 lbs of crop tobacco, this Sep 1, 1781. If sd Williamson King shall give and allow to sd Philip Wood and Mary, his wife, during their natural lives, the quiet use of a Negro girl called Rebecca, which Negro girl the sd Philip Wood said to sd Williamson King by bill of sale of this present date, then this bond is, void. Signed - Williamson King, Thomas Ching. Wit - Parnham, Ann Parnham. Recorded Oct 2, 1781,
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      Charles County Land Records 1786-1790; Liber D#4; Page 537. Bill of sale, recorded at the request of Williamson King. Aug 1, 1789 from Philip Wood of CC, to Williamson King of CC_ Whereas the afd Philip Wood, by a bill of sale dated Sep 2, 1781, conveyed to Williamson King a certain Negro woman named Rebecca, as by the records of CC will fully appear. And whereas sd Philip Wood, on [Jan 12, 1784 was indebted to Francis Hamersly, executor of the will of Elizabeth Pile, formerly of CC, in the sum of 12,012 lbs of nett crop tobacco, as rent arrears due from sd Philip Wood to sd Francis Hamersly as executor of the will of sd Elizabeth Pile, for which sd sum and quantity of 12,012 lbs of tobacco, sd Francis Hamersly did, on Mar 12, 1784, distrain the goods and chattels of the sd Philip Wood. And whereas there was not property of the sd Philip Wood then on the premises, sufficient to pay and sd Francis Hamersly the afd sum of 12,012 lbs of net tobacco, and the afd Negro woman Rebecca, the property of the sd Williamson King being then on the premises, sd Francis Hamersly caused sd Negro woman Rebecca to be distrained and sold for the rent due from sd Philip Wood. Now this deed witnesses that sd Philip Wood, for the purpose of paying sd Williamson King for sd Negro woman Rebecca, and for 5 to him in hand paid by sd Williamson King, sd Wood has granted to sd King, a Negro boy named Joseph, 6 cattle, and 4 feather beds and their furniture. Signed - Philip Wood. Wit - Wm, D_ Briscoe*, Bent Dyson*. Recorded Aug 1, 1789.
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      Charles County Land Records 1790-1792; Liber K#4; Page 260. Bill of sale. I, Philip Wood of CC, for 811 lbs of crop tobacco, have sold to Thomas Gerard Wood of CC, 1 Negro woman named Jane. Signed May 2, 1791 - Philip Wood. Wit - Wm D. Briscoe*. Recorded May 3, 1791.
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      Charles County Land Records 1790-1792; Liber K#4; Page 534. Nov 10, 1792 from Philip Wood and Mary, his wife, of CC, to Ninian Burrage of CC, for 65 part of a tract of land called Cleared Out, lying in CC, containing about 80 acres, Signed - Philip Wood, Mary wood. Wit B. Fendall*, Ben Contee*, Recorded Dec 4, 1792.
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      Charles County Land Records 1790-1792; Liber K#4; Page 535. Nov 10, 1792 from Ninian Burrage of CC, to Henry Wood of CC, for 65 , part of a tract of land called Cleared Out, lying in CC, containing about 80 acres. Signed - Ninian Burrage, Wit - B, Fendall*, Ben Contee*. Recorded Dec 4, 1792.
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      Charles County Land Records 1790-1792; Liber K#4; Page 536. Nov 10, 1792 from Henry Wood of CC, to Ninian Burrage of CC, for 130 , part of a tract of land called Cleared Out, lying in CC, containing about 80 acres. Signed - Henry Wood. Wit - B. Fendall*, Ben Contee*. Recorded Dec 4, 1792.
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 365-23: CLEAR DOUBT: 300 acres; Possession of - 300 Acres - Sinclair, Robert: Surveyed 21 Aug 1669 for Robert Slye at bound tree of John Pile and the said Slye bounding on the South line of said Slyes land: Conveyance notes - Possessed by Robert Sinclair who married the relict of John Slye, Entered into Folio 439,,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 439-437: CLEAR DOUBT: 300 acres; Possession of - 300 Acres - Slye, Robert: Surveyed 21 Aug 1669 for Robert Slye, patented 30 Oct 1742, see folio 365: Conveyance notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, see folio 365,
      Assessment of 1783 Charles County- Maryland State Archives Maryland State
      Archives
      MARYLAND INDEXES
      (Assessment of 1783, Index)
      1783
      Charles County
      MSA S 1437

      James Wood. CH 2nd District, General p. 8. MSA S 1161-4-8 1/4/5/47
      Leonard Wood. 180 acres. CH 2nd District, General p. 8. MSA S 1161-4-8 1/4/5/47
      Leonard Wood. Norwood, pt, 180 acres. CH 2nd District, Land p. 7. MSA S 1161-4-9 1/4/5/47
      Gustavus Cartwright. Norwood, pt, 93 acres. CH 2nd District, Land p. 2. MSA S 1161-4-9 1/4/5/47
      Philip Wood. 80 acres. CH 2nd District, General p. 8. MSA S 1161-4-8 1/4/5/47
      Philip Wood. Clear Doubt, pt, 80 acres. CH 2nd District, Land p. 7. MSA S 1161-4-9 1/4/5/47
      Elizabeth True. Clear Doubt, pt, 40 acres. CH 2nd District, Land p. 7. MSA S 1161-4-9 1/4/5/47
      Susanna Wood. CH 2nd District, General p. 8. MSA S 1161-4-8 1/4/5/47
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      CENSUS YEAR: 1790 STATE: MD COUNTY: Charles ENUMERATOR: Charles Mankin
      599 27 Wood James (Newport 2 males >16 5 females 4 slaves
      599 28 Wood Philip 2 males >16 1 male <16 4 females 8 slaves

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