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

Charles Ridgely

Male 1676 - 1722  (46 years)


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  • Name Charles Ridgely 
    Born 1676  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1722  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I011695  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Father Henry Ridgely,   b. 1627, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1710, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Alice Skinner,   b. Abt 1650, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1694, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Married 1672  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F07705  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Read,   b. 1671, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 25 Aug 1698  St. Mary's Rotherhithe, County of Surry, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Henry Ridgely,   b. 1701, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elizabeth Ridgely,   b. 31 Mar 1702, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1742, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F07711  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Ridgely, Henry, merchant, Prince George's County, 30th Apr., 1705;
      13th July, 1710.
      To wife Mary, extx., and hrs., dwelling plantation and land " catton. "
      to unborn child if male at 21 yrs., if female at 16 yrs. or marriage., plantation., "Larkin 's Forrest," bought of Thos. Larkin, also 100 A. added to same and 500 A., "Marys Delight." Wife afsd to have use of sd land during minority of sd. child, and to possess former should child die without issue.

      To son Charles and hrs., plantation and land., "Hogg Necks" and 300 A., part of "'Waldridge," also "Ridgeley's Lot'' at Huntington, Anne Arundel County, certain tract 30 A., sold to Thos. Reynolds in fork of branch at side next Neal Clarke's line, seated by Wm. Griffith.
      In event of death during minority of unborn child, "Mary's Delight" afsd. to be divided between John and Joseph Brewer, Thomas and Henry Odall, sons of Thomas Odall, and their hrs.
      To brother Wm. Ridgley., personalty,

      By codicil, same date, testator leaves to dau. Sarah, wife of Thomas Odall, and to unborn child afsd., personalty.

      To grandsons Henry and Nicholas Ridgeley, and Henry, son of Charles Ridgeley, and hrs., "Larkin's Forrest" afsd. at decease of wife.
      to grandson Henry, son of Henry, residue of "Waldridge," and to each grandchild (not designated), 10 at majority.
      Grandson Henry, son of Henry, to be under charge of Thos. Odall and Chas. Greenberry, and grandson Nicholas under that of wife afsd.
      To goddau. Martha, Duvall, to St. Barnabas, Church of Queen Anne's Parish, and to Richard Duckett, personalty.
      Test: Richd. Duckett., John Ratenbury, Thos. Reynolds, Lewis Duvall. 13. 89.

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