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

Enoch Magruder

Male 1723 - 1786  (63 years)


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  • Name Enoch Magruder 
    Born 1723  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 8 Aug 1786  Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I008870  Tree1
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 

    Father James Magruder,   b. 25 Jan 1696/97, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1775, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Barbara Combs,   b. Oct 1704, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1799, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 95 years) 
    Married Abt 1719  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F05098  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Meek Wade,   b. 1722, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1795, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married Abt 1743  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Amy Combs Magruder,   b. Aft 1743, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1795, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 52 years)
     2. Eleanor Magruder,   b. 1744, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1795  (Age < 50 years)
     3. Mary Meek Magruder,   b. 1746, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1809, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     4. Sarah Magruder,   b. 1755, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1820, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     5. Dennis Magruder,   b. 1 Jul 1759, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1836, Mount Lubentia, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     6. Anne Magruder,   b. 1745, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1797, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 
    Family ID F05804  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND WILLS; Liber T No. #1; 1784-1789;
      Folio 238 ENOCK MAGRUDER PG 07/08/1785 08/08/1786 "being in sound and perfect Memory ..
      Bequeaths to:
      1. Meek Magruder --wife
      -to have Negro men "Lander" "Peter" "Will"--commonly called "Billy" and "Tom" -to have Negro women "Lucy" "Phillis" and "Beck" Negro girl "Rachel" and Mulatto boy "Jess"
      -after debts are paid to have the of testator's estate for her natural life
      -to have the liberty of timber and wood from the lands in order to support the plantation whereon testator now live.
      2. Mary Meek Clagett --daughter
      Amy Combs Burgess --daughter
      Elinor Burgess --daughter
      Sarah Lyles --daughter
      Dennis Magruder --son
      -to divide the other''' of the estate between them
      -Eleanor to have that part of a tract of land called "Foxes Hole" which testator purchased from Thomas Hunter and part of another tract of land called "Littleworth" and part of a tract of land called "Dickason's Lott" also purchased from Thomas Hunter and part of a tract of land called "Magruder's Advantageous Conincter (?)" beginning at a hickory being a bound tree of Dyer's land thence w/ the line to the main road which comes from Piscataway up by Elisha Lanham's and up with the said road to the line of "Foxes Hole" and w/ the said line to a large white oak being the 3" bounder of "Battersey" and thence down with the said line to a branch called Sarah Pashowis Spring Branch then up by the branch above the spring to Stonestreet's line of "Littleworth" then w/ the said line to the land of "Phillip's Addition" and thence w/ a straight line to the beginning.
      -Sarah to have part of a tract of land called "Wantwater" beginning at a stone standing near the side of a broad creek near the fishing landing and thence up the road through the gate to the main road which leads from Piscataway to Broad Creek Church and thence down the main road to testator's line of "Battersey" to the gate and near Sal Linsey's and w/ the said line to the end or corner of that part of the land which testator purchased from Basil Stonestreet and thence down to Stonestreet's Spring Branch and w/ the branch to the line of "Wantwater" to the aforesaid creek and thence down and with the said creek to the beginning stone and also to have all that part of "Phillips Addition" and "Phillips Addition Enlarged" which was conveyed to testator by James Marshall and made use of by Benjamin Thorne and Thomas Meeks --also to have that part which the main road goes through "as we Ride from Broad Creek to Piscataway" and adjoining the land of William Diggs called "Dallkeeth"
      -Dennis to have the of testator's water mill on Tinkers (?) Crun w/ a free pass to and from the said mill
      -Dennis named executor of the will
      3. Anne Lowe --daughter
      -to have all that part of a tract of land called "Stoney Harbor" where Benjamin Duvall
      lived on and all the land which testator purchased from Thomas Lanham adjoining the aforesaid land
      -remaining of the personal estate to be divided among testator's 6 children after widow's decease
      4. Judson Magruder Clagett --grandson
      -to have all that tract of land or parcel called "Dublin" which testator purchased from Christopher Edelin except for the of the water mill
      -to have the other of testator's water mill
      Witnesses: Zachariah Wade Thomas Wilcoxin, William Pannmer, Elias Lanham (mark)
      Then came: Elias Lanham, William Pannmer and Zachariah Wade
      Note: the testator signed the will in his own hand
      ===
      James Gibbs 87.131 PG 235.16.5 May 24 1764 Apr 10 1765
      Appraisers: William Norton, Henry Love, Jr,
      Creditors: Enoch Magruder, Robert Wade 3rd for James Marshall.
      Next of kin: William Gibbs, Charles Gibbs.
      Executrix: Anne Gibbs.
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      James Bowling 92.336 CH 63.5.5 Nov 17 1766 Nov 22 1766
      Appraisers: Peter Dent, Benjamin Smith.
      Creditors; William Gibbs for Enoch Magruder, George Hardy, Jr.
      Next of kin: Thomas Bowling, Roger Bowling.
      Administratrix: Margamare Bowling.
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      James Low 90.142 PG 58,17.3 Jul 5 1765 May 2 1766
      Appraisers: Abraham Jones, James Drane.
      Creditors: Enoch Magruder, David Crauford.
      Next of kin: executor.
      Executor: David Low.
      ===
      William Jenkins 91.310 PG 36.17.9 Feb 4 1767 Feb 14 1767
      Appraisers: Robert Soper, Francis Wheat.
      Creditors: Enoch Magruder, James Marshall.
      Next of kin: Elisabeth Jenkins, Thomas Jenkins, Richard Jenkins, John Jenkins.
      Administrator: Thomas Jenkins.
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      John Ball, Jr. 94. 66 PG 12.12.0 Jul 17 1767 Jul 25 1767
      Appraisers: Nathaniel Newton, Butler Newman.
      Creditors: Samuel Mearns John Hawkins Lowe,
      Next of kin: Richard Ball Richard Ball, Jr.
      Administrator: John Lowe 3rd acting for Col. Enoch Magruder.
      ===
      William Mullikin 33.150 A PG 13.12.0 64.0.3 Aug 20 1752
      (also William Mullican).
      Received from; John Cholmandy, John Bowie, Jr. Elisabeth Mullikin, Capt. Samuel Magruder
      Payments to.: Dr. Richard Smith, Dr. Richard Pile, Dr, John Sprig, William Mockbee, Joseph Pope, Benamin Berry, Benjamin Berry, Jr., Mr. James Wardrop, Enoch Magruder, Mary Townley, Elisabeth Brooks, Elisabeth Mullikin, John Cook.
      Heir: brother (unnamed, at age).
      Executor: John Lamar, Jr.
      ===
      Hannah Gray, born say 1735, was the "Mollatto" servant of Enoch Magruder, merchant, on 23 March 1756 when she confessed to the Prince George's County court that she had an illegitimate child named Benjamin who was bound by the court to her master until the age of thirty-one [Court Record 1754-8, 218].
      ===
      Folio 115 JAMES MAGRUDER PG 07/19/1775
      "being ... tho weak in Body . .
      Bequeaths to:
      1. Barbara Magruder --wife
      -to have testator's dwelling plantation for her natural life
      -after widow's decease to have the rest and residue of the personal estate
      -named executrix along w/ testator's son John Read Magruder
      2. Barbara Magruder --daughter
      -should she survive testator's widow unmarried, then to have during her natural life and her continuing "in the State of Celibacy" 100 acres of land being part of the plantation w/ the dwelling house on it to be laid off so as to include the dwelling house and as much of the woods as will support the same for her own use in firewood and also a small cornfield next to Mrs. Henry's during her natural life or until her marriage -to have Negro woman "Esther" and her 5 children "Minta" "Silvia" "Sarah" "Jen" and "Esther" and Negro man "Stephen" and Negro lads "David" and "Dick" --the latter to be delivered to her after widow's decease
      -to have 1 feather bed and furn., 3 cows and calves, 5 head of sheep, 2 pewter dishes 2 basins, 6 plates, 1 of the best plow horses
      3. John Read Magruder --son
      -at the marriage or decease of testator's daughter Barbara to have the land left to her -to have at the decease of testator's widow the land and dwelling plantation left to her cont. 300 acres called "Alexandria"
      -whereas testator has a right to part of a tract of land called "Good Luck" formerly belonging to testator's father Samuel Magruder, adjoining to part of the same tract of land which testator's son John Read Magruder purchased from Benjamin Berry--now testator bequeaths all the said land to him
      -to have all that part of ground lying in Upper Marlborough on Lot No. #3 that his store and warehouse, stable, and yard us upon
      -to have 1 feather bed and fum., and 5 pounds current money to be paid after widow's decease
      4. Enock Magruder --son
      -to have all the remaining part of the lot of land in the town of Upper Marlborough being Lot No. #3
      -to have 5 pounds current money to be paid to him after widow's decease
      5. Jeremiah Magruder --son
      -to have Negro boy "Harry"
      -to have the sum of 5 pounds to be paid to him after widow's decease
      6. Margaret Magruder --daughter
      -to have Negro lad "Charles" and Negro boy "Aaron"
      -to have 5 pounds current money to be paid after widow's decease
      7. Barbara Boyd --granddaughter
      -to have Negro girl "Sue"
      8. John Read Magruder --grandson
      -to have Negro boy "Jack"
      9. James Alexander Magruder --grandson
      -to have Negro girl "Nell" after widow's decease
      Witnesses: William Bowie 3rd, Charles Clagett, Edward Willett
      Then came: the three above named subscribers to the will
      Note: the testator signed the will in his own hand
      ===
      === mm note: this was the James Marshall with roots in Glasgow that moved and died in Frederick Md. He was not related to the Marshall Hall Marshall's.

      ===
      Prince George's Land Records 1739-1743 - Liber Y - Page 116.
      We, James Magruder and Barbary Magruder of PG, for the love that we have for our son, Enoch Magruder, we give him part of a tract of land called Norway, being part of Largoe, bounded by a heep of stones near John Pearce's fence, containing and laid out for about 125 acres. Signed Nov 30, 1739 - James Magruder, Barbarah Magruder. Wit - Ninian Magruder Sr, Samuell Magruder yst, Nath Wickham*, Tho Owen*. Recorded Nov 30, 1739.
      ===
      1748-1752 Frederick County MD Land Records {Patricia Abelard Andersen}
      pg. 515-516. Jeremiah Magruder recorded 5 Feb. 1752. James Magruder and Barbara Magruder, in consideration of the love and good will towards our loving son Jeremiah, grant tract called "Jeremiah's Right', part of tract called "Grubby Thicket" M&B given for 200 acres. Signed James Magruder, Barbara Magruder, in presence of John Hepburn, Enoch Magruder. Receipt, ack., dower release ack. AF paid.
      ===
      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1749-1752; Liber PP {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 46. At the request of Enoch Magruder the following Deed was recorded May 23, 1750
      Indenture made May 14, 1750; Lewis Williams, planter and Richard Williams son and heir apparent of the said Lewis Williams in consideration of 40 pounds sterling paid by Enoch Magruder has sold a tract called "Vale of Benjamin" containing 192 acres after the decease of Sarah Williams mother of the said Lewis Williams which said land Charles Williams, father of the said Lewis Williams by his last will and testament devised unto Sarah Williams during her natural life. Signed Lewis Williams, Richard Williams in the presence of George Dent, Josiah Marshall, William Price and acknowledged before George Dent and at the same time Margaret Williams wife of Lewis Williams released her right of dower.
      ===
      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1752-1757; Liber NN {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 16. At the request of Enoch Magruder the following Deed was recorded May 9, 1752
      Indenture made April 27, 1752; Stephen Warman, planter and Charles Davis, saddler in consideration of 4,700 pounds of tobacco paid by Enoch Magruder has sold a tract called "Duvall's Range" or "West Choice" containing 100 acres and binding on William Lowe's land; as also part of one other tract called "Beall's Benevolence" containing 150 acres lying on the south side of Turkey Branch. Signed Stephen Warman, Charles Davis in the presence of and acknowledged before Thomas Williams, Robert Tyler, Jr., and at the same time Ann Warman wife of Stephen Warman relinquished her right of dower
      ===
      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1752-1757; Liber NN {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 83. At the request of Enoch Magruder the following Deed was recorded November 22, 1752
      Indenture made November 6, 1752; Gilbert Sprigg, planter, in consideration of 270 pounds sterling money of Great Britain paid by Enoch Magruder has sold a tracts of land called "Osdle" [sic Lergo] and "Long Green" containing 128 acres and beginning at a heap of stones near John Pearce's gate near the main road and by the line of land Enoch Magruder dwells called "Norway" being part of "Largoe" [sic Lergo] to the Western Branch to the old field side of John Pearce's. Signed Gilbert Sprigg, in the presence of Edward Sprigg, John Hepburn and acknowledged before John Hepburn and at the same time Elizabeth Sprigg wife of Gilbert Sprigg relinquish her right of dower.
      {mm "Osdle" is actually "Lergo", on February 26, 1736, 100 acres of "Lergo" was conveyed from Robert Riddle to Edward Sprigg; and on 05/22/1760, Enoch Magruder added 6 acres to "Lergo"; on August 4, 1742, Robert Riddle conveyed to Edward Sprigg 28 acres of "Long Green" }
      ===
      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1752-1757; Liber NN {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 103. At the request of Enoch Magruder the following Mortgage was recorded February 24, 1752/3
      I Philip Mason, Sr., planter in consideration of 7014 pounds of crop tobacco paid by Enoch Magruder have sold all my crop of tobacco now in the houses on the plantation where I now dwell as also 1 black horse, 1 bay horse, 1 gray horse, 1 bay mare, 3 cows and claves, 1 mulatto man Richard Williams, 1 mulatto boy Gabral, 6 head of hogs, 1 feather bed and furniture, 3 leather chairs, 6 rush chairs, 1 iron pot, 1 iron kettle and all other goods and chattles that I am now possessed of. Provided nevertheless, that Enoch Magruder shall well and truly pay the above mentioned crop tobacco convienent on Patuxent River with legal interest on or before December 10th next, thn the present writing to be void and of non effect. Given under my hand and seal this February 21, 1753, Phillip Mason before Nathaniel Offutt
      ===
      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1752-1757; Liber NN {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 168. At the request of Enoch Magruder the following Deed was recorded August 18, 1753
      Indenture made July 14, 1753; Jonathan Miles, planter, in consideration of 50 pounds current money of Great Britian paid by Enoch Magruder has sold part of a tract called "Spy Park" [sic "Sprye Park"] containing 91 acres and now called "Thomas's Want" and bounded by "Partnership" that was originally surveyed for Maj. Nicholas Sewall and Mr. John Sewall, and "The Grange" now in the possession of Mr. Thomas Tasker. Signed Jonathan Miles, in the presence of and acknowledged before Richard Keene, Allen Bowie and at the same time Lucy Miles wife of Jonathan Miles relinquished her right of dower {not to be confused with the "Spy Park" located near Portobacco in adjacent Charles County, Maryland}

      Date Plat Description MSA Citation
      1714 Patent Record EE 6, p. 84 Sprye Parke, 400 Acres; Certificate S1596-4059
      1714 Patent Record EE 6, p. 84 Sprye Parke, 400 Acres; Patent S1596-4060
      1714 Patent Record CE 1, p. 180 Sprye Parke, 400 Acres; Patent S1596-4061

      1756 Patent Record BC and GS 5, p. 170 Spy Park Enlarged, 470 Acres; Certificate S1596-4063
      1756 Patent Record BC and GS 2, p. 346 Spy Park Enlarged, 470 Acres; Patent S1596-4064

      05/26/1756 Patented Certificate 2045 Spry Park, Clement Hill, 470 Acres Additional Links 01/26/01/019 S1203-2141
      http://guide.mdsa.net/pages/item.aspx?ID=S1203-2141
      ===
      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1752-1757; Liber NN {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 207. At the request of William Higgins the following Deed was recorded November 13, 1753
      Indenture made October 23, 1753; Enoch Magruder, planter, in consideration of 50 pounds sterling of Great Britain paid by William Higgins, planter, has sold the rights he had by for from Jonathan Miles of part of a tract called "Spy Park" containing 91 acres and bordering on "Partnership" originally surveyed for Major Nicholas Sewall and Mr. John Darnall, and the "Grange" now in the possession of Mr .Thomas Tasker. Signed Enoch Magruder in the presence of and acknowledged before Thomas Williams, Francis King and at the same time Meek Magruder wife of Enoch Magruder relinquished her right of dower

      ===
      Provincial Court Land Records, 1759-1762
      Volume 723, Page 176

      This Indenture made the Tenth day of May in the year of our Lord One thousand Seven hundred and Sixty Between Zachariah Wade of Fairfax County in the Colony of Virginia but now of Prince Georges County in the Province of Maryland Gentleman of the one Part and Enoch Magruder of Prince Georges County in the Province aforesaid Merchant of the other part Witnesseth That the said Zachariah Wade party to these Presents for and in consideration of the sum of Four hundred and Twenty Pounds nineteen shillings and eight pence Sterling Money of Great Britain to him in hand paid by the said Enoch Magruder the Receipt whereof he the said Zachariah Wade doth hereby acknowledge Hath Given Granted Bargained Sold Aliened Enfeoffed Released Confirmed and made over and by these Presents doth for himself and his Heirs give grant Bargain Sell Alien Enfeoff Release Confirm and make over unto the said Enoch Magruder his Heirs and Assigns for ever All that Tract or parcel of Land being part of a Tract of Land called Stoney Harbour lying and being in Prince Georges County to him the said Zachariah Wade by the Testament and last Will of his Deceased Father Zachariah Wade and also all that Tract or parcel of Land called Wades Adventure lying and being in the county aforesaid adjoining to the said part of the aforesaid Tract of Land called Stoney Harbour containing one hundred Acres of Land which same part of Stoney Harbour and the aforesaid Tract of Land called Wades Adventure were Devised to the aforesaid Zachariah Wade ^in^ and by the Testament and last Will of his Deceased Father Zachariah Wade and also all that parcel of Land being part of a Tract of Land called Lanhams Folly lying and being in the county aforesaid Beginning at a bounded Hickery and running thence South fifty one Degrees East sixty eight Perches North fifty three degrees East fifty perches North fifty four Degrees West Ninety Perches thence to the beginning Tree containing twenty three Acres and three Roods of Land together with all and Singular the Dwelling Houses Outhouses Tobacco houses Fences Orchards Yards Gardens and all other Improvements Conveniencys and Advantages on the said Several Tracts or parcels of Land belonging or in any manner of way appertaining To have and to hold the aforesaid Several Tracts or Parcels of Land and Premisses with the Appurtenances unto him the said Enoch Magruder his Heirs and Assigns forever To the only proper use and Behoof of him the said Enoch Magruder his Heirs and Assigns and to no other use intent or purpose whatsoever and the said Zachariah Wade doth for himself his Heirs Executors and Administrators Covenant Promise grant and agree to and with the said Enoch Magruder his Heirs and Assigns That he the said Zachariah Wade and his Heirs the said Several Tracts and parcels of Land and Premisses with the appurtenances unto him the said Enoch Magruder his Heirs and Assigns for ever from and against the said Zachariah Wade and his Heirs and from and against all other Person and Persons whatsoever will well and truly warrant and for ever hereafter defend And the said Zachariah Wade for himself his Heirs Executors and Administrators doth hereby further Covenant Promise Grant and Agree to and with the said Enoch Magruder his Heirs and Assigns and every of them That he the said Zachariah Wade and his Heirs shall and will from time to time and at all Times hereafter at the reasonable request and at the Costs and Charges in the Law of the said Enoch Magruder his Heirs and Assigns make do Suffer and Execute or cause and procure to be made done suffered & executed all and every such further and other Lawful Acts Deed Conveyances and Assurances whatsoever for the further and better conveying and assuring the hereby Bargained and Sold Lands and Premisses unto the Said Enoch Magruder his Heirs and Assigns be it by acknowledgment or Inrollment Fine and Recovery or by any other Ways and Means as by his or their Counsell learned in the Law shall be reasonably Devised Advised or required And whereas the said Enoch Magruder in April Term in the Year of our Lord one thousand Seven hundred and fifty Nine by Writ of Entry Sur Disseisin en le post did recover against the said Zachariah Wade all that Tract or Parcel of Land being part of a Tract of Land called Stoney Harbour lying and being in Prince Georges County aforesaid which Same Part lyeth on the North Side of Tinkers Run and was devised to him the said Zachariah Wade by he Testament and last Will of his Deceased Father Zachariah Wade and also all that Tract or parcel of Land called Wades Adventure lying and being in the county aforesaid and adjoining to the said part of the afsd Tract of Land called Stoney Harbour containing One hundred Acres of Land which same part of Stoney Harbour and the aforesaid Tract of Land called Wades Adventure were Devised to the afsd Zachariah Wade in and by the Testament and last Will of his Deceased Father Zachariah Wade as in and by the said Recovery remaining of Record in the Provincial Court of this Province of Maryland at Annapolis relation being thereunto had may more fully and at large appear It is Covenanted Granted Concluded and Agreed by and between the said parties to these presents and the the said Zachariah Wade doth hereby express and Declare and for him and his Heirs Executors and Administrators Covenant and Agree to and with the said Enoch Magruder his Heirs and Assigns that at the Time of Suffering the said Recovery Touching and Concerning the Said Lands and Premisses whereof the said Recovery was Suffered always was and yet is that the said Recovery and other Acts and Assurances of and concerning the Said Lands and Premisses with the Appurtenances at any Time formerly Suffered executed or had wherein or whereunto the said Zachariah Wade are ^is^ any wise a party and all and every the executions of the same should and shall be and Enure and be construed adjudged deemed and taken to be and Enure to the only proper Use and Behoof of the said Enoch Magruder and of his Heirs and Assigns absolutely for ever and to no other use intent or purpose whatsoever In Witness whereof the parties to these Presents have hereunto interchangeably set their Hands and Affixed their Seals the Day and Year first above written
      Sealed and Delivered
      In the Presence of Zach Wade (seal)
      In the Presence of
      Tho.s Williams
      Nath Magruder Enoch Magruder (seal)

      At the foot of the aforegoing Deed was thus written Viz.t

      May the 10th 1760 Then Received of Enoch Magruder the Sum of Four hundred and Twenty Pounds Nineteen Shillings and Eight pence Sterling Money of Great Britain being the Consideration Money within Mentioned Witness my hand this day and year aforesaid
      Test Nath Magruder Zach Wade
      Tho.s Williams

      Prince Georges County May the 10th 1760 Then Came Zachariah Wade before Us Two of his Lordships Justices of the County aforesaid and acknowledged the within Deed and the Lands and Premisses with the appurtenances within mentioned to be the Right of the within mentioned Enoch Magruder his Heirs and Assigns according to the true intent and meaning of the within Deed and the Act of Assembly in such cases made and Provided And also at the same Time came Ann Wade the Wife of the Said Zachariah Wade who being privately examined out of the Hearing of her Husband did willing and freely acknowledge the within Deed and give up her Right of Dower of the Lands and Premisses with the Appurtenances within Mentioned and without being induced thereto by fears or threats of or ill usage by her husband or fear of his Displeasure
      Tho.s Williams
      Nath Magruder

      1760 May 21 Recd of Enoch Magruder four Shillings and Eleven Pence Sterling for an Alienation fine on the within one hundred and twenty three Acres of Land by Order of Coll Edw.d Lloyd Agent for the Right Honble the Lord Prop.ry of Maryland
      Recorded Nov.r 8th 1760 J Hepburn
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1759-1763; Liber RR {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 102. At the request of Enoch Magruder the following Deed was recorded November 11, 1760
      Indenture made October 22, 1760; Thomas Snowden, Gentleman and Margaret Pile, widow in consideration of 300 pounds sterling of Great Britain paid by Enoch Magruder, merchant has sold parts of "Northampton", "Kettering" and "Addition to Kettering" containing 291-1/2 acres and beginning near the road that now leads from Mr. Rachael Spriggs to Upper Marborough Town and bounded by the dividing line between Edward Sprigg and Osborn Sprigg; as also that part of "Northampton" containing 9-3/4 acres and beginning in the branch that runs from the plantation of Mrs. Margaret Pile near where Dorothy Lucas lately lived and runs thence near the bridge over the main road next to John Cooke's Esqr. Signed Thomas Snowden, Margaret Pile in the presence of James Beck, Thomas Williams and acknowledged before John Contee, Thomas Williams and at the same time Mary Snowden w/o Thomas Snowden relinquished her right of dower
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1759-1763; Liber RR {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 216. At the request of Enoch Magruder the following Deed was recorded May 5, 1762
      Indenture made March 13, 1762; Henry Lowe, Sr., innholder in consideration of 50 pounds sterling paid by Enoch Magruder, merchant has sold part of a tract called "Carrick Fergus"and part of the adjoining tract beginning at the land conveyed by John Abington and Mary Abington his wife to Humphry Batts and running to the Mill Race to Hensons Branch. Signed Henry Lowe in the presence of Walter Williams, Gilbert Sprigg and acknowledged before Thomas Williams, Nathaniel Magruder and at the same time Ann Lowe wife of Henry Lowe, Sr., relinquished her right of dower
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1767-1769; Liber BB 2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 40. At the request of Nathaniel Magruder the following Deed was recorded June 24, 1767
      Indenture made April 28, 1767; Enoch Magruder, merchant in consideration of 86 pounds 15 shillings sterling paid by Nathaniel Magruder has sold part of a tract called "Beal's Benevolence" formerly possessed by William Lowe on the south side of Turkey Cock Branch containing 49 acres; as also part of an adjoining tract called "West's Choice" being part of a tract called "Duvall's Range". Signed Enoch Magruder in the presence of and acknowledged before George Hardy, Jr., Joseph Sprigg and at the same time Meek Magruder wife of Enoch Magruder relinquished her right of dower
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1767-1769; Liber BB 2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 398. At the request of Thomas Clagett the following Deed was recorded April 27, 1769
      I Enoch Magruder in consideration of the love good will and affection which I have and do bare towards my loving daughter Mary Meek Clagett has given parts of three tracts; "Stoney Harbour" containing 157 acres; "Magruders Advantageous Conjecture" containing 129 acres; and "Lanhams Folly" containing 23 acres and bounded by Tinkers Branch, the main road that leads from Piscattaway to Broad Creek by the plantation of the late Mr. Thomas Dyar, the road the leads towards the Wood Yard, the second line of the "Two Johns" containing in the whole 308 acres. In witness whereof I have here unto set my hand and seal this March 30, 1769, Enoch Magruder in the presence of and acknowledged before George Hardey, Jr., Richard Duckett, Jr. and at the same time Meek Magruder w/o Enoch Magruder relinquished her right of dower
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1767-1769; Liber BB 2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 431. At the request of Ann Lowe the following Deed of Gift was recorded June 29, 1769
      I Enoch Magruder in consideration of the love goodwill and affection which I have and do bear towards my loving daughter Ann Lowe have given part of a tract called Lannums Delight and bounded by the main road that leads from Upper Marlborough to Broad Creek containing and now laid out for 84 acres. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this March 30, 1769, Enoch Magruder in the presence of and acknowledged before George Hardy, Jr., Richard Duckett, Jr. and at the same time Meek Magruder wife to Enoch Magruder relinquished her right of dower
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1772-1774; Liber BB 3 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 451. At the request of Amy Burgess the following Deed was recorded May 27, 1774
      I Enoch Magruder in consideration of the love goodwill and affection which I have and do bear towards my loving daughter Amy Burgess wife to Charles Burgess do give her by these presents part of a tract called "Enlargement to Kendricks Chance" containing 188 acres and beginning at a oak standing in the fork of Tinkers Branch; also one other tract called "Lanhams Delight" containing 106 acres and beginning at the 3rd line of said tract which is in the main road that leads from Upper Marlborough to Broad Creek. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this February 9 2 1774, Enoch Magruder in the presence of and acknowledged before John Baynes, Thomas Clagett and at the same time Meek Magruder wife of Enoch Magruder relinquished her right of dower
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1784-1785; Liber FF 2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 322. At the request of William Sprigg Bowie the following Deed was recorded July 12, 1785
      Indenture made June 6, 1785; Enoch Magruder in consideration of the quantity of 12,000 pounds of crop tobacco paid by William Sprigg Bowie has sold part of "Lot Number 3" lying in the Town of Upper Marlborough that was devised to the said Enoch Magruder by his father James Magruder by his last will and testament. Signed Enoch Magruder in the presence of and acknowledged before Thomas Clagett, H. Rozer and at the same time Meek Magruder wife of Enoch Magruder relinquished her right of dower

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