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

John Theobald

Male 1692 - 1743  (~ 50 years)


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  • Name John Theobald 
    Born Sep 1692  Port Tobacco, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 May 1743  William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland - Account Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I008986  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 

    Father John Theobald,   b. 1666, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1713, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Mother Mary Fendall,   b. Abt 1670, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1751, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married 1691  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F02018  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Mason,   b. Abt 1695, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1748, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Married 1730  William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Theobald,   b. Aft 1730, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Jane Theobald,   b. Aft 1730, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Samuel Theobald,   b. Aft 1730, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1770, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 40 years)
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F01786  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Charles County Circuit Court, Birth, Deaths & Marriage Records, Liber Q
      Theobald, John, s/o John and Mary Theobald of Portobacco, b. Sep 1692
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      Theobalds, John, planter, Chas. County, 18th Oct., 1712; 24th July, 1713.
      To eld. son William and male hrs., dwelling plantation,, 2 tracts, viz., 50 A.,. '"Betty's Delight" and 100 A.,, "Planter's Delight" and personalty, including mare branded H. S.
      To son John, 100 A.., "Greena" in Charles Co.,, in the woods on W. side main branch of Portobacco Creek, about 2 miles from head of sd. Creek, and personalty,, including mare formerly belonging to Penelope Theobald.
      to dau. Mary and to dau. Charity, at 16 yrs. or marriage,, personalty.
      to wife Mary, extx., residue Of estate and life interest in 1/3 lands afsd. devised to son William; 2 sons to be of age at 18 yrs. in event of marriage of wife.
      Test: Mary Hanson, Robert Hanson, John Gardner, 13.540.
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      John Theobalds 19.423 A CH 716.15.4 189.18.6 May 11 1743
      Sureties: William Theobald (of Charles County), James Swann (of St. Mary's County).
      Received from: Walter Maddox, Samuel Hanson, Jr., Milburn Semmes, Alex. Semmes, Robert Yates, Richard Gambra, Alexander Mcferson, Sr., Joseph Doye, Samuel Tayler, John Franklin Godshall Barns, Henry Barns, Sr., Henry Barns, Jr., James Grant, John Barkerp Jr., Thomas Mudd, Richard Robey, Richard Davis, John Ellqin, Holland Middleton, John Gambrel, William Milstead, Benjamin Maddox, David Williams, Robert Yoe, Lodwick Adams, George Coleson, John Evans, Jes. Jordan, Samuel Chunn, Augustine Ward, Thomas Mitchell, Daniel Noeland, Lenard Greenr Francis Green, Peter Fardinando, John Burgess, Benjamin Burgess, James Adams, Edmond Devane, Cassandra Mudd, Edward Pyer Francis Mastin, Charles Burn, Thomas Hussey, William Smallwood, John Beale, Walter Dodson.
      Payments to: John Muschet, Dr. Mungo Muschet, Elisabeth Jenifer, William Mcferson, Sr., James McCaul, Walter Hansonr D. Dulany, Esg., Edmond Kershaw, Mr. John Muschet, Daniel Munroe due from deceased as administrator of Henry Cody, John Clark, Jr,, Duke Semmes, George Henrie, Milburn Semmes (administrator of Ignatius Semmes), Walter Dodson.
      Representatives: widow (unnamed), 3 children: Elisabeth, Samuel, Jane Theobalds.
      Administratrix: Elisabeth Theobalds.
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      John Theobalds 25.56 A CH 415.13.8 Jul 30 1748
      Received from: John Courts, Tubman Mankin, Henry Neal, Meredith Davis, Charles Jones, Ralph Roby, Thomas Rustyn, George Waple, Richard Hilt, Mr. William Black (merchant in London), MM Philpot & Lee (merchants in London), Dr. David Ross.
      Payments to: Robert Arthur & Archibald Campbell, Daniel Dulany, Esq., Andrew Munroe due from deceased as administrator of Henry Gcudy, Betty Jenifer (daughter of Dr. Daniel Jenifer (administratrix married deceased), her portion of his estate), Josias Adams who married Ann Jenifer (daughter of said Daniel, her portion of his estate), Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer on account of his brother Daniel's share of estate of his father said Dr. Jenifer, Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer (son of said Daniel, his portion of his estate), David Stone who married Elisabeth Jenifer (daughter of said Daniel, her portion of his estate), Richard Rogers (his portion of estate of his father John Rogers (widow married Dr. Jenifer)).
      Administratrix: Elisabeth Theobalds (widow), now wife of Robert Whythill.
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      Dr. Daniel Jenifer 10.669 A CH 420.12.6 89.11.5 Feb 2 1730
      Received from: George Thomas, Leonard Wheeler, Sarah Peby, James Semmes, John Harris, John Thompson, Ledstone Smallwood, William Mcferson, Richard Speake, Benjamin Burgess, William Hagan, Sina Vincent, Thomas Sanders, Richard Chapman, James Allen, Philip Briscoe, Isaac Lemester, Daniel Bryan.
      Payments to: Stephen Cawood, Andrew Sympson, Dr. Sympson, Matthew Howard, Matthew Barnes, Joshua Allford, Weldon Jefferson, George Johnson, Francis Good, Giles Zebbede, Margaret Miller, Barton Smoot, John Paraham, Samuel Hanson, Edward Henry Calvert, Esq.
      Administratrix; John Theobalds and his wife Elisabeth Theobalds, Mary Jenifer.
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      Dr. Daniel Jenifer 17.249 A CH 78.8.10 Sep 11 1739
      Received from: John Williams, William Smallwood Taylor, Mr. Phillip Key. Payments to: John Machonchie as garnishee of Hugh Arbuthnot, Thomas Butler, Dr.
      Brown, Thomas Smoot, John Speak, Jr., Mrs. Sarah Haddock per James Haddock,
      John Carroll, Mr. Philip Key, Samuel Hanson.
      Mentions: no widow, 5 children (unnamed).
      Administratrix: Elisabeth Theobalds, wife of John Theobalds.
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      Henry Coody 17.4 A CH 6.6.4 5.11.11 Nov 1, 1738
      Sureties: Thomas Hawkins, Edward Clements.
      Received from: John Glever, Sarah Fowke.
      Payments to: Samuel Hanson.
      Administrator: John Theobalds.
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      John Mackey 17.163 A CH 33.11.7 22.3.4 May 16 1739
      Mentions: house in Virginia.
      Sureties: Thomas Mudd, Alexander McPherson.
      Received from: William Chandless, John Gessat.
      Payments to: Thomas Mudd, Elias Gust, John Theobalds, John Peacock, Dr. Brown, Col. Dent, William Hitcheson, Joseph Noble, Daniel Dulany, Esq., Samuell Hanson.
      Mentions: no widow, 4 children (unnamed).
      Administrator: Benjamin Adams.
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      Mary Barnes (widow) 48.480 CH 37.8.5 Apr 22 1752 Jun 1 1752
      Appraisers: Joseph M. Semmes, Samuel Luckett.
      Creditors: Gustavus Brown Benjamin Reeder.
      Next of kin: Mary Swann, John Theobalds.
      Executrix: Charity Theobalds.
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      Wright, F. Edward. Maryland Calendar of Wills, 1748-1753, v. 10, p. 144

      WHYTHELL, ROBERT.
      Memorandum, Charles Co. On 20 Feb 1750 came George Clarke and Duncin McRae and made oath that they were present vith Robert Whythell, lately decd., . . .

      His will that he gin to Charity Theobald, horse and to her care his dau. Jannete Whythell. Estate to Charity Theobald for the care of dau, including service of Negro girl Lucy until S[?] Theobald the son of John Theobald arrive, to full age, the said Lucy being part of the decd. Jno. Theobald's estate and the right of said Saml. Theobald.
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      Daniel Bryan 20.350 A CH 28.13.9 57,15.4 Jul 14 1744
      Sureties: Jeremiah Anderson, George Godfrey.
      Received from: John Graham, Laurrence Macramara, William Hews (in Virginia currency), Ralph Falker (in Virginia currency), William Barker, Henry Hazlip, Richard Norwood, ------- Mushet, William Tyler, Patrick Macovoy, James Simson.
      Payments to: executors of Anne Ebenethy, executors of John Theobald, executors of Peter Mitchel, David Crawford, John Venathan, Alexander Southerland, George Tarvin, Daniel Dulany, Esq., Walter Hanson.
      Representatives: widow (unnamed), children: Daniel Bryan, William Bryan, Sarah Anderson, Elisabeth Bryan.
      Executrix: Frances Bryan.
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      Virlinda Sanders 37.429 CH 210.5.3 Jan 12 1748 Mar 11 1748
      Appraisers: John Stone, Richard Stone.
      Mentions: Francis Green, Giles Green.
      Mentions: John Theobalds, Robert Mason for David Ross.
      Administrator/Executor: Thomas Sanders.
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber M#2 Page 234.
      At the request of John Theobalds, planter, the following instrument of writing was recorded Aug 21, 1730.
      I, John Hopewell of CC, planter, for 2400 lbs of tobacco by John Theobalds of CC, have sold to sd John Theobalds 4 feather beds, 8 cattle (viz) 3 cows and 2 calves, 2 heifers and 1 bull yearling. If, however, John Hopewell shall indemnify John Theobalds of and concerning his, the sd Theobalds' becoming special bail for the afd John Hopewell in an action bought by Robert Chrystie against the sd Hopewell, and now depending in sd County Court, that then the afd deed of sale to be void. Signed Aug 12, 1730 - Jno (1H his mark) Hopewell. Wit - J Hanson Jr, Jno Briscoe Jr.
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      Charles County Maryland Land Record Liber X#2, 1743-1744; Page 51. At the request of Elizabeth Theobald of CC, the following deed was recorded on Dec 26, 1743.
      I, Elizabeth Theobald of CC, widow, for the natural love I have for my children, Elizabeth Theobalds, Samuel Theobalds, & Jane Theobalds, have granted to my children as follows: to my daughter Elizabeth, 1 Negro girl named Juda, age 2 years, and 20 Maryland gold, to be delivered her at age 16 years. And to my son, Samuel, 1 Negro girl named Lucy, aged 5
      years, and 20 Maryland gold, to be delivered him at age 21. And to my daughter Jane, 1 Negro girl named Monica, age 3 years, and 20 Maryland gold, to be delivered her at age 16 years. Signed Dec 26, 1743/4 [sic] - Eliza. Theobalds. Wit - John Theobalds, Danl Jenifer.

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