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

Guy Finch

Male 1655 - 1689  (33 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Guy Finch 
    Born 16 Aug 1655  Berkeley, Glouchester, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Jan 1688/89  Woodbridge, Calvert County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I009909  Tree1
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2019 

    Father Family Finch 
    Family ID F06497  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rebecca MNU Finch,   b. Abt 1659,   d. Aft 1696, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years) 
    Married Abt 1675  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Finch,   b. Bef 1680, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1718, Prince George's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 38 years)
     2. Elizabeth Finch,   b. 1687, Woodbridge, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1777, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F06496  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Guy immigrated from England on the ship "Dover," and arrived in Maryland on 17 Mar 1674. On 11 July 1681 he purchased 100 acres called "Goodwill." On 15 Oct 1684 he bought an additional 118 acres called "Woodbridge." Both tracts were located in Calvert County, Maryland (became Prince George's Co. in 1696) a few miles south of the town of Upper Marlboro.

      Lore and Legacy - A History of the Cheek, Sale and Sparks Families by Jeffrey Lewis Williams
      Pages 332 - 340
      Kenneth Frank Doig Family File at Rootsweb World Connect Project
      ===
      Guy Finch 10.151 I CA 57.7.0 Jan 7 1688
      Appraisers: Michaell Ball, Thomas Kineston.
      ===
      George Atchison 9.47 A CA 6.17.8 #3071 Jul 9 1686
      The amount of the inventory is equivalent to #1379.
      Payments to: Gwy Finch, Francis Partis, John Galwith, William Taylard.
      Administrator: Richard Clarke.
      ===
      Hugh Hanlon 9.447 A CA 14.2.4 Nov 29 1687
      Payments to: Henry Dray, Gye Finch, Thomas Holly, Mr. Marsham, Mr. James Heath, James Moore, Murphey Ward.
      Administrator: Kethegh McDaniell.
      ===
      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY LAND RECORDS, Indenture, 19 March 1696
      From: Col. HENRY DARNALL of P. G. County, Esq.
      To: HENRY CULVER of P. G. County, planter
      Price: 12,000 lbs. tobacco
      Property: A 118 acre tract in P. G. Co. called "Woodbridge" bounded by land laid out to THOMAS HYDE, Maj. FFITZHERBERT, and Mr. ROGER BROOKE. This land was part of a warrant for 800 acres granted to Col. HENRY DARNALL, 21 July 1684; he conveyed the land to GUY FFINCH, late of Calvert County, who died before taking possession of the land; REBECCA FFINCH, wife of said GUY FFINCH conveyed the land to Col. DARNALL.
      Signature: HENRY DARNALL
      Wit.: CHARLES CARROLL, THOMAS ADDISON
      Ackn'd: HENRY DARNALL, 21 March 1696/7
      Recorded: 24 March 1696/7, Vol. A, p. 43
      ===
      Prince George's County, Maryland - Land Owners at Time PGCo Was Formed - 1696: Tract Name: WOOD BRIDGE; Owner: Finch, Guy: Orig County = V {Charles = C, Calvert = V}; Patent Date: Sep 15, 1684: Ref: Liber 22 f 128 : Map Location: V-15

Research Links  Find Guy Finch at the following sites -

Ancestry records for Guy Finch