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

Henry Stonestreet

Male 1752 - 1812  (59 years)


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  • Name Henry Stonestreet 
    Born 11 Sep 1752  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Aug 1812  Prince George's County, Maryland - Admin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried St. Charles Churchyard, Indianhead, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I009688  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 

    Father Butler Stonestreet,   b. 26 Aug 1703, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1755, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Jane Edelen,   b. 12 Dec 1718, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 22 Sep 1770, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 51 years) 
    Married Abt 1738  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F06290  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Noble Edelen,   b. 1753, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1818, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married Abt 1776  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jane Stonestreet,   b. Aft 1772, Port Tobacco Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1832, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 58 years)
     2. Henry Dr. Stonestreet,   b. 18 Sep 1776, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1830 and 1840, Bryantown, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     3. James Dr. Edelen Stonestreet,   b. Abt 1778, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1805, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County. Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27 years)
     4. Joseph Noble Stonestreet,   b. Abt 1780, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1825, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years)
     5. Nicholas Stonestreet,   b. 25 Sep 1782, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1838, La Grange, Port Tobacco, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     6. Lewis Stonestreet,   b. Aft 1784, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1818, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 34 years)
     7. Mary Noble Stonestreet,   b. Aft 1786, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 3 Sep 1818, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 30 years)
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F04866  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • epitaphs of Henry Stonestreet, who died on the 29th of January, 1812, aged sixty years
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      Prince George's County, St. John's and Prince George Parishes Maryland State Census 1776, pg 85
      Henry Stonestreet, 24
      Mary, 23
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      STONESTREET, BUTLER., Prince George's Co. 3 Dec, 1755; 29 Dec, 1755
      Wife: Jane.
      Children: Henry, Richard (unborn child), Sarah, Mary, Charity, Catharine, Eleanor, Verlinda and Sarah Edelen; shall be educated in Church of England principles.
      Friends: Nephews John Tolson, Luke Marberry, Henry Low (Trustees).
      "Athey's Folly," 72 a., "Littleworth." 92 a.,"Wade's Adventures," 115 a. (to unborn child if a son).
      Ex: Jane Stonestreet, with advice of trustees.
      Wit: Mrs. Catherine Edelen, John Welling, Alexander Fraser, Henry Addison. 30.35
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      Folio 104 ELIZABETH TOLSON 03/09/1778 08/26/1778
      "being in perfect mind and sound memory
      Bequeaths to:
      1. Francis Tolson --brother
      -to have Negro woman Mary" and her four children: "Will" "Lucy" "Cassey" and "John" and should Francis die w/out heirs, then "Mary" and her four children are to be free.
      2. Amelia Trahem --aunt
      -to have Negro woman "Lucy" and her 2 children: "floe" and "Gin" on the condition
      that she pay testatrix's uncle Henry Lowe the sum of 50 pounds currency
      3. James Stonestreet
      -to have Negro wench "Cress"
      4. Henry Stonestreet
      -to have Negro man "George" and is to pay to testatrix's uncle Henry Lowe the sum of 225 pounds for the said Negro
      -Negro man "Charles" to be sold to some person convenient to his wife
      5. Henry Lowe --uncle
      -to have the proceeds from the sale of Negro man "Charles"
      -to have the residue of the estate after debts
      6. Richard Stonestreet
      -to have 50 pounds currency
      7. John Hancock Beanes
      -to have testatrix's bay horse
      8. James Lowe --uncle
      -to have testatrix's black horse
      9. Amelia (Trahem ?) --niece (daughter of aunt Amelia Trehern)
      -to have testatrix's saddle
      10. "Mary" --Negro woman
      -to have testatrix's bed and furn.
      Witnesses: John Stonestreet, Phillip Ryon, Henry Stonestreet
      Then came: John Stonestreet and Phillip Ryon
      Note: the testatrix signed the will with her mark
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND WILLS; Liber T No. #1; 1778-1783
      Folio 104 JOHN TOLSON 11/25/1775 08/26/1778 "being in sound and perfect memory .. ."
      Bequeaths to:
      I. Anne Stonestreet --sister
      -to have Negro man "Saul"
      -to have 1 white mare
      2. Elizabeth Tolson --sister
      -to have mulatto woman "Mary" and all of her children
      -should Elizabeth die w/out heirs, then her share of the estate to fall to testator's sister Anne
      3. Samuel Lowe --Godson
      -to have Negro boy "Dick"
      -to have 1 feather bed and film.
      -remainder of the estate to be divided w/ Elizabeth and Ann
      4. Francis Tolson --brother
      -to have 1 clothes press, and all of testator's blacksmith tools
      5. Basil Lowe
      -to have all of testator's wearing apparel w/ exception
      6. Richard Stonestreet
      -to have testator's shirts.
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      Charles County, Maryland, Inventories,1791-1797; Page 149.
      Edward Loyd Brawner - Inventory. Late of CC, decd. Negro girl Clare (aged 17 years).
      Total amount: 57.16.3,
      Signed Jun 8. 1793 - Joseph Nelson, Noah Maddox_
      Relation: Grizzle (X her mark) Cato.
      [Kin?]: Henry Stonestreet, Lucy Brawner, William Brawner. CC, Jun 24, 1793. Then came John C. Brawner, administrator, & made oath.
      Certified by John Muschett, Registrar of Wills.
      Witnesses: James Lowe Henry Stonestreet
      Then came: the two above named subscribers to the will
      Note: the testator signed the will in his own hand
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      Charles County Maryland Will Book AL-12, 1801-1808, {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 78. John Queen, Will, March 28, 1801; December 15, 1802
      I, John Queen of CC, of perfect mind and memory;
      To uncle Charles Pye, all my land, messuages and tenements.
      To Joseph Noble Stonestreet, 200 pounds.
      To Edward Heard, 50 pounds
      To Walter Semmes, 50 pounds
      To Henry Stonestreet Sr., all my personal estate
      Executor: uncle Charles Pye
      Signed: March 28, 1801 John Queen
      Wit: Richard Stonestreet, Elizabeth Dent, Margaret Stonestreet, Edward Edelen
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      Charles County Land Records 1786-1790; Liber D#4; Page 314. Mar 27, 1788 from Walter Pye of CC, to Henry Stonestreet of CC, for 558 all that part of a tract of land called Cornwallises Neck, lying in CC, bounded by the main Run of Mattawoman, thence to Mrs. Hall's lease, containing and laid ou' for about 1391.,4 acres. Signed - Walter Pye. Wit - RichBarnes*, Henry Barnes*. Recorded Jul 18, 1788,
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      Charles County Land Records 1792-1796; Liber N#4; Page 131. Bill of sale. I, Henry Stonestreet of CC, for 600 have sold to Samuel Hanson McPherson and Thomas Nelson of CC, the following slaves, to wit, George, age 30 years, Harry, aged 25, Nearo, aged 22, Frank, aged 20, Joe, aged 14, Stace, aged 30, Suck, aged 17, Celea, aged 15, Will, aged 15, Milly, aged 13, Ned, aged 11, John, aged 10. Signed Jul 20, 1793 - Henry Stonestreet. Wit - Wm H. McPherson. Recorded Aug 1, 1793.

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