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

Robert Gates

Male Bef 1656 - 1698  (> 42 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Robert Gates 
    Born Bef 1656 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Jun 1698  St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I014086  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 

    Family Dorothy Hunt,   b. Bef 1660, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1700, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 42 years) 
    Married St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Catherine Gates,   b. 7 Jul 1676, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Susannah Gates,   b. 12 Oct 1678, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. John Gates,   b. 19 Sep 1681, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1741, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 61 years)
     4. Robert Gates,   b. 13 Feb 1686/87, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1733/34, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     5. Anne Gates,   b. 23 Jul 1690, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1734, Bryantown, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 43 years)
     6. Joseph Gates,   b. 8 Dec 1693, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1772, Baltimore County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F09224  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • ===
      Gates, Robert, St. Mary's Co.,5th Feb., 1694; 6th June, 1698.
      To wife Dorothy, extx., 100 A., "Gate's Hope," 60 A., "Gate's Purchase," 170 A., "New Branford," and 20 A,, part of "Maidstone," bought of Thos. Hunt.
      To sons John and Robert equally and hrs., 2 lots at Newport Town, 275 A., "St. Michael's," 200 A., "St. Mary's," and 193 A., "Gate's Swamp."
      To dau. Catherine and hrs., 200 A., part of "Poppleton" nr. Patuxent R.
      To" dau. Susanna and hrs., residue of "New Branford."
      To Ann and hrs., 80 A., part of "Maidstone."
      To son Joseph, "Gate's Hope" and "Gate's Purchase": also "New Branford" and "Maidstone" afsd. at decease of mother.
      To priest of Roman Catholic Church, personalty.
      Test: Rich'd Edelen, Jas. Connell, Jas. Haggon.
      Note: At foot of will dates of birth of child, given as follows: Catherine, born 7th July, 1676; Susanna, 12th Oct., 1678; John, 19th Sept., 1681; Robert, 13th Feb., 1686; Ann, 23rd July, 1690; Joseph, 8th Dec., 1693. 6.113.
      ===
      Mr, Robert Gates 17.26 1 CH 118.4.2 Jul 18 1698
      Appraisers: William Boarman, Jr., William Norris.
      Approvers: Giles Willson, Edmond Nugent

      ===was Katherine his wife?
      Brooks, John, Chas. County, 30th June, 1712; 30th Mch., 1714.
      To eld. son John, young. son Matthews, dau, Eliza:, wife of Abel Wakefield, dau. Sarah Brook and dau. Mary Tennisson, 1 shilling each,
      To dau. Jane (Brooks), personalty.
      To son William Gody, ex., and dau. Margaret, his wife, residue of estate, upon condition that they provide testator with necessaries of life.
      Test: Rachel Eaty, Rachel Skeen, Katharine Gate, Josias Cuttance. 13. 690.
      ===
      Settlers of Maryland, 1679-1783
      Gates, John Cha Gates Addition 95 acres 29 Sept 1763 BC22/549, BC30/59
      Gates, John & Robert Cha Loving Brothers 535 acres 10 Sept 1716 FF7/90, PL4/189
      Gates, Joseph Cha Gates Range 867 acres 27 Feb 1740 E12/926,E15/521
      Gates, Robert StM Gates Swamp 192 acres 2 Sept 1687 25/350, 32/523,33/701
      Gates, Robert StM New Bradford 375 acres 27 Jan 1687 25/323,33/604
      Gates, Robert StM St. Michael's 100 acres 28 Jan 1687 25/323,33/610
      ===
      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 376-4: GATES PURCHASE: 60 acres; Possession of - 60 Acres - Gates, Dorothy Widow: Surveyed 30 Aug 1671 for Robert Gates at a bound beech tree the bound of HUNTS VENTURE: Other Tracts Mentioned: HUNTS VENTURE; GATES RANGE; ; other notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, Included in RESURVEY OF GATES RANGE,, , , ,
      ===
      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 376-1: GATES HOPE: 100 acres; Possession of - 100 Acres - Gates, Dorothy Widow: Surveyed 24 Jan 1686 for Robert Gates at the E.N.E bound tree of John Hunts land called HUNTS VENTURE: Other Tracts Mentioned: HUNTS VENTURE; GATES RANGE; ; other notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, Included in RESURVEY OF GATES RANGE,, , , ,
      ===
      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 376-3: GATES SWAMP: 193 acres; Possession of - 193 Acres - Gates, Dorothy Widow: Surveyed 2 July 1687 for Robert Gates beginning at a bound black walnut on Piles Fresh: Other Tracts Mentioned: LOVING BROTHERS; ; ; other notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, Included in RESURVEY OF LOVING BROTHERS, folio 388; 9 Feb 1714,, , , ,
      ===
      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Port Tobacco or Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 376-6: MAIDSTONE: 100 acres; Possession of - 100 Acres - Gates, Dorothy Widow: Surveyed 8 Sept 1673 for John Hunt at a bound White Oak a bound tree of his land called (HUNTS) VENTURE: Other Tracts Mentioned: HUNTS VENTURE; other notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, ,, , , ,
      ===
      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Port Tobacco or Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 376-5: NEW BRANDFORD: 375 acres; Possession of - 375 Acres - Gates, Dorothy Widow: Surveyed 27 Jan 1686 for Robert Gates near Piles Fresh: Other Tracts Mentioned: GATES RANGE; other notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, Included in RESURVEY OF GATES RANGE,100 Acres - John Lanham from Joseph Gates; 1 March 1734, 150 Acres - John Pigeon from Joseph Gates; 21 Jun 1737,
      ===
      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Port Tobacco or Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 376-2: ST. MARYS: 100 acres; Possession of - 100 Acres - Gates, Dorothy Widow: Surveyed 8 Jan 1666 for Robert Gates beginning at a bound tee of ST. MICHAELS: Other Tracts Mentioned: ST. MICHAELS; LOVING BROTHERS; ; other notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, Included in RESURVEY OF LOVING BROTHERS, folio 388; 9 Feb 1714,, , , ,
      ===
      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 375-22: ST. MICHAELS: 275 acres; Possession of - 275 Acres - Gates, Dorothy Widow: Surveyed 23 Aug 1668 for Robert Gates at a bound beech on a fresh run near the outward bound tree of Justinian Dennis: Other Tracts Mentioned: LOVING BROTHERS; ; ; other notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, Included in RESURVEY OF LOVING BROTHERS, folio 388; 9 Feb 1714,, , , ,
      ===
      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 388-74: LOVING BROTHERS RESURVEY: 535 acres; Possession of - 535 Acres - See Notes: Re-Surveyed 9 Feb 1714 for John & Robert Gates formerly 3 tracts vis ST. MICHAELS, ST. MARYS, GATES SWAMP, beginning at a bound beech now bounded in the room of a an ancient bound beech of GATES SWAMP. Pat 10 July 1716: Other Tracts Mentioned: ST. MICHAELS; ST. MARYS; GATES SWAMP; other notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, 91 Acres - John Parnham from John Gates; 1 Mar 1734,176 Acres - Philip Key from John Gates; 21 Sept 1737, 43 Acres - Philip Key from John Gates; 10 Nov 1742, This land is overcharged 0:5:8-1/2, ,
      ===
      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 372-79: HUNTS VENTURE: 100 acres; Possession of - 100 Acres - Hunt, John: Surveyed 23 Aug 1668 for John Hunt at a bound beech near a branch:
      ===
      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 374-8: TWO FRIENDS: 525 acres; Possession of - 262-1/2 Acres - Southern, John: & 262-1/2 Acres - Magruder, Alexander Surveyed 8 Feb 1668 for Justinian Dennis & Robert Gates on the North side of a run that runs into the main fresh coming from Piles run: Other notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, ,, , , ,

Research Links  Find Robert Gates at the following sites -

Ancestry records for Robert Gates