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

Giles Tompkins

Male Bef 1645 - 1685  (> 40 years)


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  • Name Giles Tompkins 
    Born Bef 1645 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Apr 1685  Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I010005  Tree1
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2020 

    Family ID F48975  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Female MNU Tompkins,   d. Bef 1685, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Giles Tompkins,   b. 1670, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1706, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2020 
    Family ID F06571  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Thompkins, Giles, Charles County, 16th Nov., 1682; 27th Apr., 1685.
      Son Giles, ex. and sole legatee of estate, real and personal.
      To Mary Christian, dau. of testator's sister, and hrs., sd. estate in event of death of son Giles afsd. under age or without issue.
      Overseers: Jno. Fanning, Geo. Newman, Sr., Arthur Turner.
      Test: Jno. Fanning, Jane Fanning, Mary Bennett. MCW 4. 152.
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      Giles Tompkins 8.381 I CH 58.3.10 May 26 1685
      Appraisers: Anthony Neale, John Courtes.
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      Brookes, William, Charles County, 16th Nov., 1678; 11th Feb., 1678. Giles Tomkines and John Newton, sole legacees of estate. Ex. not named. Test: Henry Hardy, Thos. Saunders, Jacob Steere, Ralph Shelley. 9. 83.
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      Brookes, William, Charles County, 16th Nov., 1678; 11th Feb., 1678.
      Giles Tomkines and John Newton, sole legatees of estate.
      Ex. not named.
      Test: Henry Hardy, Thos. Saunders, Jacob Steere, Ralph Shelley. 9. 83.
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      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 4 Mar 1662, Page 189
      Gils Tomkinson vs. Mr. Francis Doughty; action of case; value of 300# of tobacco
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      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber B, 13 Oct 1663, Page 172 - 173 - 174
      Indenture, 30 Apr 1655 between James Walker of Wicokomeco and Christopher Carnell of Wicokomeco, planter, a parcel of land lying in the Province of Maryland; bounded by Thomas Michell; containing 200 acres; /s/ James Walker; wit.: John Gooldsmith (mark), Edward Philpot (mark)

      Christopher Cornell assigns his rights to William Heard and Richard Morrise to above indenture; 24 Apr 1656; /s/ Christopher Carnell (mark); wit. Robert Robins, John Douglas

      William Heard and Richard Morris assign rights in above land to John Morris and Giles Tomkins; 27 Jul 1656; /s/ William Heard (mark), Richard Morris (mark); wit. John Douglas, Peter Care (mark)

      John Morrise, planter, assigns his rights in above land to Gils Tomkins, planter; 6 Oct 1659; /s/ John Morrise (mark); wit. Robert Loyd, Richard Dod (mark)

      Giles Tomkins assigns his rights in above to Mr. Francis Doughtie 17 Jan 1659; /s/ Giles Tomkins (mark); wit. William Barton, Jr., Richard Smoot (mark)

      Francis Doughty, Sr., minister of Rappahannock in Virginia, and Anne Doughty, his wife assign rights in above to Gils Tomkinson in the parish or hamlet of Pickeawanon in Charles County; 9 Feb 1662; /s/ Fr. Doughty, Anne Doughty; wit. John Washington, John Crow (mark); signed in the presence of Francis Doughty, Jr., Hugh Oneall (mark); acknowledged in open court by Mr. Enoch Doughty and Mr. Fr. Doughty
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      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber B, 14 Nov 1665, Page 492
      Constable Thomas Gibson accuses a woman living at Gils Tomkinson' s to be illegitimately with child; Tomkinson affirms in open court that she is and was before getting of her child his lawful wife and confesses himself the father and alleges the marriage was a good as it could be made by the Protestants; he being one; but there has been no Protestant minister in the Province and that to matrimony it is only necessary that the parties consent and publication thereof before a lawful churchman for their consents
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      Charles County Circuit Court Liber D, Page 97
      16 Jul 1669; Deed of Gift from Francis Dowty, minister, to Daniell and Joy Oneale, children of Capt. Hugh Oneale; /s/ Francis Dowty; wit. Tho. Hensy, Gyles Tomkins
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      Charles County Circuit Court Liber G, Page 17
      13 Mar 1676; Indenture from John Morris, planter, to Hugh French, planter; for 16,000# tobacco; a parcel granted William Smoote by patent 6 May 1668; assigned by him to Richard Smoote; from him to Giles Tompkinson; from him to Morris; containing 200 acres; /s/ John Morris (mark); wit. William Rosewell, Richard Edelen
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      Charles County Circuit Court, Birth, Deaths & Marriage Records, Liber Q
      Thompkins, Giles, s/o Giles and Sarah Thompkins of Pickawaxon, b. 6 Dec 1692
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Wicomico: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 285-20: TOMKINS PURCHASE: 185 acres; Possession of - 185 Acres - Tomkins, Sarah: Re-Surveyed 20 July 1674 for Giles Tomkins on the North side Potomac River on the East side of St. Raphael's or Neale's Back Neck.: Other notes - Sarah Tomkins in right of John Tomkins, 150 Acres - James Howard from Newman Tomkins 3 Oct 1735,100 Acres - George Dent from Newman Tomkins 18 Aug 1737, Resurveyed into TOMKINS PURCHASE, 16 Sep 1735 folio 426,