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

Edward Packer

Male Abt 1645 - 1670  (~ 25 years)


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  • Name Edward Packer 
    Born Abt 1645  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Jan 1669/70  St. Inigoes Manor, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I009941  Tree1
    Last Modified 17 Sep 2020 

    Father Edward Packer,   b. Abt 1625, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 20 Aug 1658 and 19 Nov 1661, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth MNU Packer,   b. Abt 1629, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1695/96, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married Bef 1645  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F06509  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Parker, Edward, St. Inigoes Manor, St. Mary's County, 3rd Jan., 1669; 29th Jan., 1669.
      To father-in-law, Nicholas Young, "Fresh Pond Neck."
      To mother of testator, plantation at Cedar Point, Charles Co.
      To brother Samuel, 800 A. "Parker's Delight,"; Baltimore Co.
      To sister Eliza: and Catholic Church, personalty.
      Test: Nicholas Solby, Richard Ridgell, Wm. Gifford. 1. 367.
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      Parker, Edward, St. Inigoes Manor, St. Mary's Co., 3rd Jan., 1669; 29th Jan., 1669.
      To father-in-law Nicholas Young, ''Fresh Pond Neck."
      To mother of testator, plantation at Cedar Point, Chas. Co.
      To brothers Samuel and Edward, 800 A "Parker's Land," Balto. Co.
      sister Eliza: and Roman Catholic Church, personalty.
      In event of death of 2 brothers afsd. under age, sd. sister Eliza: to inherit land.
      Exe.: Father-in-law Nicholas Young and kinsman Wm. Bretton.
      Test: Nicholas Solby, Richard Ridgell, Wm. Gifford. I. 867.
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      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 25 May 1658, Page 1
      Henry Lilley demands warrant against Edward Parker in action of case
      Samuel Tilman -and Henry Parnell by atty. Edward Paker, demands warrant against Arthur Turner; debt value 1500# of tobacco
      Samuel Tilman and Henry Parnell by atty. Edward Paker demands warrant against Arthur Turner in action of case; 2000# of tobacco; subpoena Edward Bouls
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      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 23 Nov 1658, Page 31-32-33
      Present: Governor Josias Fendall, Esq., job Chandler, Esq.,
      Commissioners: Mr. John Hatch, Mr. James Linsey, Mr. Edward Parkes
      William Empson, Plt.; William Robisson, Def.; regarding dispute over building a dwelling house of 25 feet long, 20 feet wide with a shed of 10 feet long at the end of the house; mentions Thomas Baker, Lionel Britton, John Norman, Thomas Jackson

      Robisson ordered to build said house and make good 2 cows unto the plaintiff; when house is built plaintiff to Pay defendant 500# of tobacco; defendant to pay costs of suit

      Richard Trew; William Robisson, Def.; regarding a boat which Robisson and Edward Parker bought of goodman William Smoote; Trew and Smoote being partners at the time; referral granted; depositions given: William Empson, age ca 28 years, 3 years ago heard William Robisson and Edward Parker say they were going to Smoot's to get a boat they bought of him Samuel Parker, age ca 24 years, swore about 3 years ago at his bachelor brother's house Robisson and Edward Parker came in a boat with they said they had bought of Smoot

      William Robisson, Plt.; William Empson, Def ; case for 600# of tobacco by bill; defendant to build dwelling house for 25 x 20 feet by Aug 1655; several bills produced in dispute over who owes who what and payment of tobacco for several items including a bedstead, smoothing iron, butter, looking glass, etc.; defendant ordered to pay 500# of tobacco
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      9/17/1679: Elizabeth Young, relict of Edward Parker, died seized of a parcel of land called "Fresh Pond Neck" in St. Michael's Hundred, SMC by virtue of a devise to her made by her son, Edward Parker in his will.
      William Claw and John Smallpiece were Execs. She had no apparent heirs.
      Shortly after proving the will, Smallpiece died. Afterward, sd. William Clawe was slain before the Susquahannough fort, having made his will with his wife Sarah, sole Exec. Said Elizabeth conveyed "Fresh Pond Neck" to John Reignolds (Reynolds) who by his will dated 8/24/1673 directed that the land be sold. Edward Jolly and his wife Margaret and John Stevens who m. sd. Margaret Jolly still hold the land. (Extracts from Chancery Court Records of Maryland, 1669-1679, MD Gen. Soc. Bulletin, Fall 1994).

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