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

Henry Brent

Male Abt 1641 - 1694  (~ 53 years)


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  • Name Henry Brent 
    Born Abt 1641  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Aug 1694  Calvert County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I010076  Tree1
    Last Modified 24 Aug 2019 

    Father George Brent,   b. 1602, Larke Stoke, Admington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1671, Defford, Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Marianna Peyton,   b. 1615, Worcestershire Co. England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1640  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F06641  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Calvert,   b. 23 Jun 1645, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1714, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 1680  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 24 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F03127  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Mr. Henry Brent 13A.126 I CA 239.1.0 Aug 6 1694
      Appraisers: Raphaell Haywood, Richard Fenwick.
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      Mr. Henry Brent 13A.291 A CA 239.1.0 Apr 30 1695
      Payments to: Dr. Wooten, Mr. Hubbart, John Crooke, Thomas Turpin, Jacob Moreland upon account of John Sumor, Henry Fernly, estate of Charles Brooke, estate of Leonard Brooke, Baker Brooke, Richard Jenkins, Henry Fernly due to estate of Col. Copley.
      List of debts: Franck Knott, Thomas Price, Charles Watson, Farthing & Ogden, John Stone, William Smith, Roger Brooke.
      Administratrix: Mrs. Anne Brent.
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      Henry Brent 15.186 A #166033 21.9.11 (between entries for Jul 24 and Oct 16 1697)
      Payments to: Mr. William Dent, Cornellius Breman, Mr. Edward Carleton & Co., Henry Fernley, Henry Denton.
      Administratrix: Ann Brent (relict), wife of Mr. Richard Marsham.
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      Henry Brent 17.144 A CA 289.1.0 Nov 10 1698
      The amount of the inventory also included #166033.
      Payments to: Maj. William Dent, Rudolph Owen.
      Administratrix: Ann Maraham (relict), wife of Richard Marsham.
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      Henry Brent 19.160 A CA 239.1.0 478.18.8 Jul 18 1699
      The amount of the inventory also included #166033.
      Received from: Jonathon Wilson.
      Payments to: Mr. William Lane paid to Mr. John Wight, Mr. Baker Brooke per order of Mr. George Plowden.
      Administratrix; Ann Marsham, wife of Richard Marsham.
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      Mr. Henry Brent 23.22 A CA 470.18.4 #179267 May 28 1703
      The amount of the inventory is equivalent to #160952.
      Received from: Robert Hill, executor of Hugh Hopewell, George Plowden, Col. Peter Sawyer, Col. Whittington, Col. Beall & Capt. Brightwell per Mr. Greenfield & Mr. Bradley, Joshua Cecill (administrator of Jonathon Willson).
      Payments to: John Elsey, John Griggs (cooper), W. Taylard, William Dent, Thomas Crabb, Col. Henry Jowles, Robert Thompson, Samuell Watkins, Maj. Barton, Raphaell Haywood, Joshuah Cecill, Maj. Barton for Sir Thomas Lawrence, Maj. Beall, Richard Brightwell.
      Mentions: John Hall, Henry Hanslapp, John Taylor of Dorchester County, Symon Willmor, Thomas Smithson, Anthony Neale, Robert Mason.
      List of bad debts: Ralph Burly (dead), Edward Batson, Robert Biggs (dead), John Burlin, Donnock Dennis, Thomas Deake (runaway), executor of Stephen Gary, John Goddard (dead), Thomas Hall (planter, dead), Richard Gardner (dead), Thomas Hall (carpenter, dead), Joseph Howe, Henry Hudson, Robert Jones (runaway). William Joseph, Henry Jowles, John Jones, John Joynes (dead), George Keeth, Francis Knott, Vincent Low, Esq., Peter Lamar (dead). Sir Thomas Lawrence, E. Moore (very poor), administrator of Henry Newgent, John Oneal (runaway), Pranie Quillln, James Ricketts (runaway), Thomas Spalden, Thomas Tasker, Richard Webb, Baruch Williams, John Christenson (runaway), Thomas Money (dead), Isaac Hopper bond to --- Sweatnam, Matthew Travers (dead), William Smith, John Stone.
      Administratrix: Anne Marsham, wife of Mr. Richard Marsham.
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      Mr. Henry Brent 30.221 A SM #26802 Oct 31 1709
      Received from: John Stanley, Maj. Nicholas Sewell.
      Payments to: Esq. Brook, Capt. John Hyde, Mr. Robert Tyler per Mr. William Taylard.
      Administratrix: Ann Marsham, wife of Mr. Richard Marsham..
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      Henry Truman: debts and payments for the estate of Henry Truman. The list is 23 January 1695. and is found in Liber 13B,Folio 33-39.

      John Brent is listed under the list of bills from dead, Poore and runingaway people.

      Henry Brent is listed under the list of Debts
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      Genealogies of Virginia Families From the Virginia Magazine of History & Biography, Vol 1, Adams-Chiles", Genealogical Publishers, Co, Baltimore,1981 says all his children died before their father.

      "Footprints of Marion Co, Fall 1987 (Vol 12, No 2)
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      Baker Brooke 9.390 A #71932 #22566 Aug 4 1687
      Received from: Col. Darnall, Francis Jenkins, Thomas Pattison, Charles Botler, George Yates, George Holland, Edward Jones, John Cox as security for Joseph Chew, Richard Eddlin, Henry Parker, John Manley, John Sanly, Edward Sweatman, John Edmundson, Col. Lowe on account of Capt. Hemsley, Henry Cox.
      Payments to: Peter Oldston, Richard Smith, Thomas Sedgewick, John Stone, Thomas Cosden, Thomas Tasker on account of John Brooke, Mordica Hunton, Henry Exon, John Rogers, Henry Hawkins, James Heath.
      Legatees: Henry Carew.
      Distribution to: executrix (widow).
      Executrix: Anne Brent, wife of Henry Brent.
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      Jonathon Willson 19,155 A PG 55,1,3 66.2,8 Jul 14 1699
      Payments to: Richard Marsham and his wife Anne (administrators of Henry Brent), Col. John Bigger for judgment vs. Samuell Goosy in Charles County, James Kingsbury, Joseph Cacill paid to Mr. William Dent & William Bladen,
      Executors: Katherine Willson, Joseph Cacill.
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      Powell, George, 1st Jan., 1648; 19th July, 1685.
      To wife Sarah, execx., life interest in estate.
      To son George 2/3 of estate at 21 yrs. of age, and entire estate at death of his mother.
      Test: Cor Watkinson, Garrett Comerford, Evan Jones. 4. 144.
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      George Powell 9.137 A CA 14.10.4 #6259 Aug 9 1686
      The amount of the inventory is equivalent to #1590.
      Payments to: Col. Henry Jowles, Mr. Richard Gardner, Mr. Henry Brent, Robert Clark, Peter Wood, Edward Wood, Cornelius Watkins, John Galwith, William Taylard.
      Executrix: Sarah Crooke, wife of John Crooke.
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      Prince George's County Land Records, Folio 16a; Indenture, 3 Oct 1701
      From: Nicholas & Rob't Brent, Gent of the Colony of Virginia; execx. of last will of George Brent
      To: Major Wm. Barton of Prince George's County
      200 acres called Willard's Purchase on west side of Patuxent adjacent to James Godgrace property and next to land granted Thomas Hatton, sold by him to Hugh Stanley, uncle of John Stanley; and 400 acres of a neck of land lying between Swanson's alias Freshams Creek and the Patuxent River near Willard's Purchase "John Stanley, called John Stanley of Calvert County, Mariner, joint tenants in common with his brother Edward Stanley" sold on 15 Oct 1690 to Henry Brent, Gent of Calvert County, 2 parcels of land, one called Willard's Purchase originally recorded in records of Calvert County
      Signed: Nicho. Brent and Robt Brent
      Witnessed: Robert Bradley and James Stoddart
      Alienation: 10 Oct 1701 the sum of 6s paid by Maj. William Barton
      Maj. Barton required adding to the record a codicil of George Brent written 28 Mar 1698 requiring the Maryland land be sold which mentions his brother Henry Brent and my heirs Henry, Mary and Martha Brent; land called Pitchcroft of 400 acres, land at Swanson's Creek in Patuxent of 300 acres, Rich Leavell in Baltimore County of 600 acres, and "Pokemoke, my part of 1300 acres"

      === Henry transported
      CAVALIERS AND PIONEERS PATENT BOOK No. 6; Pg 180
      MR. GEORG BRENT, 584 acs., Staff. Co., on N. side of Little Hunting Cr., 14 Dec. 1677, p. 625. Beg. neare mouth of sd. Cr., to Mr. James Clifton. & his own land. &c. Trans. of 12 pers: Georg Brent. John Fitzherbert, Anth. Williams. Anne Brent, Dorithy Fitzherbert, Georg Mallett, Eliz. Brent, Mary Brent, Edwd.. Barron, Tho. Bird, Rich. Netherton, Elianor Veale. (Truely dated, &c.)
      SAME. 1143 acs., Nov. 1677, p. 625. On. NW side of Mr. Mathews. land; upp the runn of Gr. Hunting Cr. &c. Trans. of 23 pers: William Turner, Willi. Sexty, Tho. Hix, Henry Tindall, John Jones, James Katherine, Georg Brent, Henry Brent, Henry Mildmay; John Simpson, Anthny Shelton, Rich. Hudman, Mary Hudman, Georg Wilkes, James Clifton, Edmd Firzherbert, Eliz. Greene, John Adams, Charles Baker, Mathew Davis, Evan Jones, Ralph Fleet, John Hoskins. (Note: "The true date. H. Hartwell.")
      SAME. 1143 acs., Nov. 1677, p.
      625. On. NW side of Mr. Mathews. land; upp the runn of Gr. Hunting Cr. &c. Trans. of 23 pers: William Turner, Willi. Sexty, Tho. Hix, Henry Tindall, John Jones, James Katherine, Georg Brent, Henry Brent, Henry Mild- may; John Simpson, Anthny Shelton, Rich. Hudman, Mary Hudman, Georg Wilkes, James Clifton, Edmd..Firzherbert, Eliz. Greene, John Adams, Charles Baker, Mathew Davis, Evan Jones, Ralph Fleet, John Hoskins. (Note: "The true date. H. Hartwell.")

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