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

Mary Hollyday

Female Abt 1718 - Aft 1795  (~ 78 years)


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  • Name Mary Hollyday  [1
    Born Abt 1718  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1795  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I013530  Tree1
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 

    Father Leonard Hollyday,   b. 4 May 1691, Calvert County, Maryland now Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1741, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Sarah Smith,   b. Aft 1690, Calvert County, Maryland now Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1731, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 39 years) 
    Married Abt 1711  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F08130  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Francis Waring,   b. Abt 1716, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1769, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Married Abt 1735  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Francis Waring,   b. Abt 1738, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1769, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 30 years)
     2. Anne Waring,   b. Abt 1739, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1797, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years)
     3. Clement Hollyday Waring,   b. Abt 1741, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1795, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years)
     4. Elizabeth Waring,   b. Abt 1744, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1790, Mason County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years)
     5. Margery Waring,   b. Abt 1744, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mason County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. James Haddock Waring,   b. Abt 1745, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1843, Tygarts Creek, Greenup County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 98 years)
     7. Leonard Waring,   b. 1746, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1806, Prince George's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     8. Mary Waring,   b. Aft 1749, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Basil Waring,   b. Abt 1750, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Martha Waring,   b. Abt 1751, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1790, Mason County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years)
     11. Thomas Waring,   b. Bef 1752, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1818, Tygarts Creek, Greenup County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 66 years)
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 
    Family ID F07566  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Maj. Francis Waring Prince George's Co. 15 Dec 1765 February 07, 1769
      Wife: Mary
      Children: Leonard, Thomas, James Haddock Waring, Clement Hollyday Waring, Basil, Anne Hawkins, Elizabeth and Mary
      Mentioned: Wm Lucket of Frederick County, Maryland
      Tracts: Magoon Mansion, the Gore, Warington, in Frederick County, Warington Park, in Prince George's County, Terra and Truman's Hills
      Exs: Wife Mary and son Leonard.
      Wit: Thomas Greenfield, Francis Whitmore, Jac Frederick, Augustus Priggs. MCW XIV.94: Wills 37.272
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      HOLLYDAY, THOMAS, Prince George's County, gentleman, 3 Jan. 1767 28 Jan, 1767
      House and lot In town of Nottingham, Prince George's County, to be sold at public sale and money to pay debts.
      To bro. Leonard Hollyday, land I live upon,, being pt. of Brookfield tracts, 'Holyday's Wildgoose Meadow and Chews's Meadow." 100 A.; my executor ring; at decease of my wife Anne Holyday, give sd. bro, Leonard, my clock.
      To bro. Clement Holyday, land called, Burnt House, belng pt. of "Retaliation Muzoonscoon." and all Newton" lyIng in Prince George's Co.; ring.
      To wife Anne, 1/2 of Personal estate.
      To nephew Lancelot Richard Thomas Lee, niece Amelia Lee, and the respective children of bro. Leonard Holyday, and sister Mary Waringe,
      Extx: Wife Anne Holyday.
      Wit: John Harrison, Richard Brooke, Mary Reed,
      Codicil: Mentions bro. Clement Holyday and the children of bro. Leonard, and 2 sisters - 1/4 pt. to children of sister Elizabeth, and other 1/4 pt. to sister Marys's children.
      Wit: John Harrison, Richard Brooke, Mary Reed, Dr. Richard Brooke. 35.273
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      Mr. Thomas Hollyday 91.317 PG 1198.16.4 Apr 6 1767 Apr 26 1767
      Appraisers: W. Bowie, John Harrison.
      Creditors: Charles Grahame attorney for James Russell of London, John Campbell for James Gordon & Co.
      Next of kin: L. Hollyday, Mary Waring.
      Executrix: Mrs. Anne Hollyday.
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      Hollyday, Leonard. gent., Prince George's County, 7th Nov., 1739; 26th June, 1741,
      To son Thomas and male hrs., 1100 A, dwelling plantation and tracts adjoining "Holydays Wild Goose Meadow" and "Crews Meadow" also "Burnt House" and "True Man's Acquiantance" and House and lot in Nottingham, Shd. he die without male hrs, afsd. tracts to pass to son Leonard and male hrs, and son Clement and male hrs, and in default of any such hrs. to dau. Elizabeth and Mary.
      to son Leonard and male hrs., "Buzzard Island" in Calvert Co. and "Newells. Adventure."
      to son Clement and hrs., 1600 A. "Indian Creew" St. Marys County, "Nottingham" Charles Go.
      to wife - and child. Thomas, Leonard, Clement, Elizabeth and Mary, personal estate.
      to nephew Leonard Covington, bro. James and sis. Marjory Gantt, personalty,
      Son Leonard to be kept at school with Rev, John Eversfield until he is capable of studing Divinity, Physic or Law and then be placed with some gentleman who is capable of teaching him the profession he choses.
      At no time shall any child. be under guardianship or education of a Roman Catholic.
      Exs.: Wife and son Thomas.
      Overseers: Bro. James Hollyday, bros.-In-law Thomas Gantt and John Smith, nephew Leonard Covington and friend Alexander Contee.
      Test: Dr. James Boswell, Anne Waring, Sarah Greenfield, Thomas Gantt. 22.359.
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      Col. Leonard Hollyday 19.475 A PG 950.18.1 Sep 23 1743
      The amount of the accounts also included 18.6.6 in sterling & #6045.
      Received from: John Smith, Robert Baden, Charles Neal, Vestry of St. Paul's Parish, Mr. Samuel Hyde (merchant in London), Mr. John Buchanan (merchant in London), Samuel Taylor, Tead Fennel.
      Payments to: Clement Hill, Jr., Thomas Crompton, William Beall, Henry Massey, Priscilla Bowie (executrix of Capt. William Finch, Jr.). Thomas Freeman, Col. Gabriel Parker (of Calvert County), Thomas Hawkins (of Charles County), Daniel Dulany, Esq., William Tench, Mrs. Anne Waring (now wife of Thomas Hollyday (accountant)), Elisabeth Hollyday (daughter, her portion), Mary (daughter, her portion) wife of Francis Waring.
      Legatees: Mr. Leonard Covingtone paid to his widow Priscilla Covingtone.
      Executors: Eleanor Hollyday, Mr. Thomas Hollyday.
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      Col. Leonard Hollyday 21.399 A PG 1481.3.8 Aug 22 1745
      Received from: Hugh Taylor, Charles Neal, Robert King, Samuel Sarratt, Samuel Taylor, Anne Harris, William Kent, John Davis, Levin Wales, John Williams, Thomas Farran, John Stephens, John Mudd, Mr. Clement Hill.
      Payments to: Mr. William Black (merchant in London) paid to George Gordon, William Loyd, John Lyon, Jr., John Parran, Daniel Dulany, Esq., Francis Waring who married Mary (daughter, her portion), Francis Lee who married Elisabeth (daughter, her portion), Charles Stuart guardian to Leonard Hollyday (son, his portion), Thomas (accountant, son, his portion), Daniel Dulany, Esq., Eleanor (accountant, 1/3).
      Legatees: Thomas Gantt & his wife Margery, James Hollyday & his wife Sarah, Eleanor (accountant).
      Executors: Eleanor Hollyday who married Dr. William Murray (of Dorchester County), Thomas Hollyday (of Prince George's County).
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      Prince George's County MD Will Book Liber T No. #1
      1790-1796;
      Folio 359 CLEMENT HOLLYDAY WARlNG 01/03/1779 04/07/1795
      "being in good Health of body ..."
      Bequeaths to:
      1. Mary Waring --mother
      -should she survive testator to have for her natural life the tract of land called
      "Waring's Park" cont. 150 acres lying in the forest of the head of Mattawoman
      -named executrix of the will
      2. Elizabeth Waring --sister
      Mary Waring --sister (younger sisters
      -at the death of testator's mother, to have the tract of land and whatever land testator may possess.
      Witnesses; John F. A. Priggs
      Eleanor Priggs
      Hidwick (?) Priggs
      Then came; John F.. Augustus Priggs
      Note: the testator signed the will in his own hand

  • Sources 
    1. [S044774] Early Families of Southern Maryland, Volume: 7.

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