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

Hannah Lee

Female Abt 1736 - Bef 1781  (~ 44 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Hannah Lee 
    Born Abt 1736  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Bef 1781  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I013160  Tree1
    Last Modified 28 Oct 2020 

    Father Philip Lee,   b. 1681, Cople Parish, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1744, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Fowke,   b. Abt 1695, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1745, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married 1725  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F01581  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Thomas Bowie,   b. 1723, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1758, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Married 1751  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Lawson Bowie,   b. 1752, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1816, Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     2. Daniel Bowie,   b. 1754, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1777, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
     3. Barbara Bowie,   b. 13 Nov 1756, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1805, Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
    Last Modified 28 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F08616  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Joseph Sprigg,   b. 1736, Nottingham, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1800, Calvert County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 1759  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Osborn Sprigg,   b. Abt 1759, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1779, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 21 years)
     2. Joseph Sprigg,   b. 1760, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1821, Randolph County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     3. Anne Sprigg,   b. Abt 1769, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1837, 'The Hermitage' Williamsburg, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years)
    Last Modified 28 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F08617  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • i. Hannah LEE was born Abt 1725 in of,Charles,Co,md. She married Thomas BOWIE 1751 in second wife. He was born Abt 1720 in of,md,and,Va.
      ===
      BOWIE, DANIEL, Prince George's Co. 26 Aug. 1776 3 May 1777
      To bro, Philip Sprigg, classical books, mathematical instruments and wearing apparel.
      To Walter Bowie, Ex.,. remainder of books at my plantation and at Baltimore.
      To Mother and sisters, Elizabeth Belt, Barbara Hall, Littie Sprigg, each a mourning ring.
      To aunt Eleanor Skinner and Miss Millant Tyler, each a mourning ring.
      To Mrs, Eleanor Cowan, In Harford County, a mourning zing.
      To Negro lad Basil his freedom.
      To Capt. Patrick Sim,. all my wearing apparel In camp.
      To Joseph Butler, military accoutrements, and a mourning ring to him and one each to Lieut's Butler and Beans.
      Residue to Walter Bowie (and a mourning ring) and Aunt Eleanor Skinner. If Walter Bowie refuses Executorship to friend James Mullican.
      Wit: Wm. Sterett; Boran [Bryan] Philpott; Henry C. Gaither. 41. 294
      ===
      Thomas Bowie 66.205 PG 1032.11.1 Jun 26 1758 Aug 25 1758
      Inventory proved on January 9 1759.
      Appraisers: Isaac Lansdall, Robert Tyler.
      Creditors: Hancock Lee.
      Next of kin: W. Bowie, A. Bowie.
      Executrix: Mrs. Hannah Bowie.
      ===
      Thomas Bowie 3,164 D PG 1135,19.4 Oct 10 1762
      Legatees: Elisabeth Lawson Bowie, Barbery Bowie, widow (unnamed).
      Distribution to: Widow (unnamed, 1/3). Residue to 3 children (equally): Daniel,
      Elisabeth, Barbary.
      Executrix: Hannah Sprigg, wife of Joseph Sprigg.
      ===
      John Bowie, Jr. 54.133 PG 1047.13.6 1753 Jun 27 1753
      Appraisers: John Lamar, Jr., Samuel White.
      Creditors: Alexander & Andrew Symmes.
      Next of kin: Allen Bowie, H. Bowie.
      Executrix: Elisabeth Bowie.
      ===
      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1759-1763; Liber RR {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 107. At the request of William Bowie the following Deed was recorded November 28, 1760
      Indenture made November 24, 1760; Between Joseph Sprigg, Gentleman of one part and William Bowie, Gentleman of the other part. Whereas Osborn Sprigg, late of PGCo by his certain writing obligatory bound himself unto the commissioners or trustees for emitting the bills of credit established by the act of assembly in the sum of 160 pounds lawful money of the province with the condition thereunder written for the payment of 80 pounds with legal interest and whereas the aforesaid trustees on October 2, 1758 did issue a fieri facias directed to the sheriff of PGCo and by virtue of the writ made on the the lands and tenements of Osborn Sprigg to recover the aforesaid sum, the sherriff exposed part of a tract called "Darnall's Grove" containing 593-1/2 acres to the highest bidder which was purchased by the said Joseph Sprigg for 650 pounds current money out of which money he had paid and satisfied the commissioners the principal, interest and costs. Now this indenture witnesseth that Joseph Sprigg in consideration of 326 pounds and 6 pence sterling paid by William Bowie has sold part of "Darnall's Grove" containing 310 acres beginning on the south side of the road that leads from the chapel to Bladensburgh and opposite the fork of the road that leads towards Snowden's Ironworks and running to the road that leads from the Brick Church to the Ironworks, bounded by Benjamin Duvall's part of "Darnall's Grove", "Samuels Choice" (also a part of Darnall's Grove"), the corner of land now in possession of William Bowie (also a part of Darnall's Grove"). Signed Joseph Sprigg in the presence of Robert Tyler, Thomas Williams and acknowledged before Robert Tyler and at the same time Hannah Sprigg w/o Joseph Sprigg relinquished her right of dower
      ===
      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1772-1774; Liber BB 3 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 339. At the request of Mary Williams & Amelia Berry the following Deed was recorded December 20, 1773
      Indenture made September 6, 1773; between Joseph Sprigg, Gentleman eldest son and heir of Osborn Sprigg, deceased and Thomas Williams, Gentleman eldest son and heir of Thomas Williams, deceased who was the eldest son and heir of Thomas Williams, deceased of one part and Mary Williams wife of Thomas Owen Williams and Amelia Berry daughters of Jeremiah Berry, deceased of the other part. Whereas Benjamin Berry, deceased by his indenture bearing date July 22, 1747 did sell unto Osborn Sprigg and Thomas Williams, the grandfather, the following tracts of land, viz.; "Long Lane" containing 77 acres, "Berry's Grove" containing 70 acres and "Berry's Fancy" containing 230 acres upon condition that if Benjamin Berry Berry should well and truly pay unto Osborn Sprigg and Thomas Williams, the grandfather the full and just sum of 50 pounds 15 shillings sterling with legal interest at or upon May 1, 1748 then this indenture to cease and be utterly void and whereas May 1, 1748 has ellapsed and Benjamin Berry is dead without having redeemed the mortgage or in any sort complied with the condition aforesaid and the said Jeremiah Berry, deceased in his lifetime having paid and satisfied the legal representatives of Osborn Sprigg and Thomas Williams, the grandfather the mortgage money with legal interest by his testament and last will devised the several parcels to his daughters the aforesaid Mary Berry and Amelia Berry. Now this indenture witnesseth that Joseph Sprigg and Thomas Williams in consideration of the premises and of 5 shillings sterling money paid by Mary Williams and Amelia Berry has confirmed unto them the aforesaid tracts of land. Signed Joseph Sprigg, Thomas Williams in the presence of and acknowledged before Joshua Beall, Jeremiah Magruder and at the same time Hannah Sprigg wife of Joseph Sprigg and Rachel Williams wife of Thomas Williams relinquished their right of dower

Research Links  Find Hannah Lee at the following sites -

Ancestry records for Hannah Lee