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

John Nicholls

Male - 1713


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  • Name John Nicholls 
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 May 1713  Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I011818  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Family Bathsheba Harris,   b. Abt 1677, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1706, Wicomico Hundred, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 30 years) 
    Married Wicomico Hundred, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Nicholls,   b. Wicomico Hundred, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1713, Wicomico Hundred, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Solomon Nicholls,   b. Wicomico Hundred, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1713, Wicomico Hundred, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Jonathan Nicholls,   b. Bef 1700, Wicomico Hundred, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1731, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 33 years)
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F07795  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Nicholls, John, Charles County, 28th Apr., 1713; 4th May, 1713.
      To dau-in-law Mary Ratcliff and to Richard Ratcliff and to Thomas (unknown) personalty.
      To rest of child. (undesignated), residue of estate, plantation being already recorded between Jonathan and William both dying without issue, to pass to son Solomon and hrs., or next of kin. Child. to be in charge of their godfathers or overseers during minority.
      Exs. and overseers: John Saunders of Mattawoman, and Thomas Harris, of Patuxent.
      Test: Nich. Calvin., James Simpson. 13. 539.
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      John Nicholas 34.l86 I CH 21.14.0 May 25 1713
      Appraisers: John Elder, James Simeon,
      Creditors: Edward Rookwood (did not come), John Boyce (came, got sick, and died).
      Next of kin: only small children.
      Executore: John Sanders.
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      John Nicholls 34.243 A CH 21.14.0 #8059 Oct 7 1713
      The amount of the inventory is equivalent to #5208.
      Received from: Abigail Rayn, Thomas Gerrad, Henry Barns.
      Payments to: Capt. Thomas Dent, Mr. Philemon Hemsly.
      Executor: John Sanders.
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      Henly, Robert, Pyckywaxen,Chas. County, 15th Feb., 1683; 31st Mch., 1684.
      To Bethsheba and Mary, daus. of Thomas Harris, Eliza: Nicholls and grandddau. Charity, dau. of John and Charity Courts, personalty.
      To son-in law John Courts, Charity, his wife, and hrs., residue of estate, real and personal.
      Ex. Son-in-law John Courts afsd.
      Test: Edward Lee, Richd. Gent, Cleborne Lomax, Margaret Maystis. 4. 31.
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      Mr. Robert Henly (gentleman) 8.187 I CH 558.2.1 Apr 23 1684
      Servants mentioned: Richard Gent, John Nickles, Thomas Dods, Joseph Ackwith, Edward Lee, Margaret Mastres,
      Appraisers. John Faning, Thomas Chipsamthis.
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      Thomas Gerard 10.177 I SM. #64124 Sep 29 1688
      List of debts: Walter Story, Gilbert Clarke, Francis Mason, Dr. Thomas Johnston, Thomas Barron, Christopher Williamson, John Addison, Robert Foster, Lawrence Hoskins, Anthony Mitchell, Thomas Grunwin, James Floyd, Thomas Elmes, John Scott (planter), Philip Perry, Thomas Mudd, Joshua Guibert, Robert Haley, Thomas Powell, Richard Land, William Keet, Christmas Smith, George Ruddiford, Thomas Jackson, Daniel Crew, George Short, John Rose, James Regon, Hugh Teres, William Newman, William Lewton, William Boarman, Jr., Edmond Dennis, Robert Ratcliff, William Langer Richard Oliver, Thomas Wichaley, Thomas Dammer, John Shepheard, John Breacher, James Cottwell, Thomas Simpson, Sr., Thomas Simpson, Jr., Timothy Mahoney, George Goer, Capt. Charles Partis, Gilbert Cropper, John Long, Richard Clouds, John Hudworth, William Marshall, Robert Yates, Daniel Hanley, Edward Rookwood, Joseph Fowler, William Treestone, George Barron, Thomas Orrell, Edward Smoote, James Key, John Carvile, John Wilder, William Hardy, John Nalley, Commissioners of Newport, Thomas Wheeler, Peter Dent, Justinian Tennison, Vincent Mansfeild, Anthony Neale, Thomas Huggon, Robert Gates, John Hawkins, John Vaidry, John Nicholls, Maj, John Wheeler,
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber C#2 Page 19

      Recorded at request of John Nicholls:
      10 Sep 1706; Philip Lynes, merchant, to John Nicholls, carpenter; for 10,000# tobacco; a parcel being the moiety of land of 100 acres called Masemore [MAISMORE],; bounded by Daniell Mathena, Mattawoman Creek, and George Howes; original parcel laid out for 200 acres; /s/ Philip Lynes; wit. Ubgatt Reeves, Samll. Cooksey; 10 Sep 1706 ack. by Philip Lynes; 7 Dec 1706; Bathsheba Nicholls, wife of John Nicholls, paid alienation on moiety of 200 acres called Masemore [MAISMORE], for use of James Heath, farmer
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber C#2 Page 21

      Recorded at request of Philip Lynes:
      10 Sep 1706; Indenture from John Nicholls, carpenter, and Bathsheba his wife; to Philip Lynes; for 5,000# tobacco; a parcel called Rome formerly in Charles County, now in Prince George's Co. on the east side of the Anacostia River at the mouth of Tiber Bay or Inlet; bounded by Robert Troope's Scotland Yard; containing 400 acres; /s/ John Nicholls, Bathsheba Nicholls (mark); wit. Ubgatt Reeves, Samll. Cooksey; 10 Sep 1706 John Nicholls and his wife Bathsheba his wife ack. deed in open court

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