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

Clement Hollyday

Male Aft 1723 - 1790  (< 61 years)


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  • Name Clement Hollyday  [1
    Born Aft 1723  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Between 1786 and 1790  Talbot County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I015042  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 Hedwick Priggs,   b. Bef 1763, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 18 Jan 1784  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Gaius Marcus Brumbaugh Colonial Records Vol 1
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 
    Family ID F09730  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 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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      Charles County Land Record Book L#3, 1761-1765; Page 170, Jul 26, 1762 from Clement Holliday of Talbert County, merchant, to James Greenfield Wood of CC, planter, for 105 £sterling, part of a tract of land called Nottingham, lying in CC, containing about 144 acres (which sd tract called Nottingham was patted [patented] to Major Thomas Trueman as per patent for 300 acres under date Aug 10, 1684 and recorded in Liber SD no B. Signed - Clement Hollyday. Wit - Francis Warring (Waring) , John Stone Hawkins. Acknowledged in Prince George's County by sd Clement Holliday. Certified by Jos Sim, Clerk of Prince George's County, that Messrs Francis Waring and John Stone Hawkns are JPs for Prince George's County. Recorded Aug 11, 1762.
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      Charles County Land Record Book L#3, 1761-1765; Page 172. Jul 26, 1762 from Clement Holliday of Talbert County, merchant, to John Adams of CC, planter, for 105 £sterling, part of a tract of land called Nottingham, lying in CC, containing 150 acres. Nottingham was patented to Major Thomas Trueman on Aug 10, 1684 and recorded in Liber SD#B and patented for about 300 acres. Signed - Clement Holliday. Wit - Francis Waring, John Stone Hawkins.
      Acknowledged in Prince George's County by sd Clement Holliday. Certified by Jos Sim, Clerk of Prince George's County, that Messrs Francis Waring and John Stone Hawkins are JPs for Prince George's County. Recorded Aug 11, 1762.
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1774-1780; Liber CC 2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 212. At the request of Thomas Gantt, Jr. the following Deed was recorded December 9, 1775
      Indenture made October 14, 1775; Clement Hollyday in consideration of 1200 pounds common currency of Maryland paid by Thomas Gantt, Jr. has sold part of two tracts of land one called "Mazoonscon" and the other "Retaliation" and also one whole tract called "Newton" and beginning at a bounded poplar standing in the Cabin Branch and laid out for 400 acres. Signed Clement Hollyday in the presence of and acknowledged before John Cooke
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      Liber FF 1 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 33. At the request of Clement Hollyday the following Deed was enrolled April 1, 1780
      Indenture made March 18, 1780; Ann Cooke in consideration of five shillings current money paid by
      Clement Hollyday and in consideration of the covenants and agreements herein after expressed
      has a signed and set over by these presents to him all her right title and interest to the land she holds in right of dower from her deceased husband Thomas Hollyday and the following Negroes; Pompy, Frances, Luke, Jupiter, Natt, Betty and child Fanny, Catherine and child Clare, Jane, Nan, and Nacy, Henny and John; also all the household furniture, plantation utensils, two yoke of oxen, eighteen cattle, four yearlings, one calf, sixteen hogs in twenty-three sheep, likewise all the plate together with all and
      singular the goods and chattles of whatever kind or nature which he is possessed of a mounting exclusive of the lands and Negroes as per assessment made this year to the sum of 328 pounds eighteen shillings and six pence. To have and to hold during the joint lives of the said Ann Cooke and Clement Hollyday. Signed Ann Cooke, Clement Hollyday in the presence of and acknowledged before Thomas Gantt, Jr., Fielder Bowie
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      Charles County Land Records 1782-1786; Liber Z#3; Page 200. Jul 8, 1785 from Clement Hollyday & Gabriel Duvall, two of the Commissioners appointed to preserve confiscated British property, to Walter Burch of CC, planter, [for background see page 188], for 20 shillings per acre paid by sd Burch to the Treasurer of the Western Shore, hereby granted is lot #23 in Calverton Manor, bounded by lot #10, lot #14, lots #21, 22, & 27, lots #24, 25, and 26, lot #10, containing 118 acres. Signed - Clement Hollyday, G Duvall. Wit - James WL Weems. Acknowledged before A C Hanson, a Judge of the General Court. Recorded Jan 6, 1786.
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1785-1787; Liber HH {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 220. At the request of Ann Cooke the following Deed was recorded November 4, 1786
      Whereas Mrs. Ann Cooke, late of PGCo did by his indenture bearing date March 18, 1780 sell unto me Clement Hollyday late of the said County all her right title interest and property into the lands she held in right of dower from her deceased husband Thomas Hollyday and of in and to the following Negroes; Pompey, Frances, Luke, Jupiter, Nat, Henny and John and all the household furniture and plantation utensils, 2 yoke of oxen, 18 cattle, 4 yearlings, one calf, 16 hogs and 23 sheep, likewise all the plate. Now know ye that I Clement Hollyday now of Anne Arundel County, Maryland for divers good causes and considerations me thereunto moving and 5 shillings paid by And Cook have sold by these presents unto her all my right interest property claim and demand of the aforesaid lands, Negroes, goods and chattles mentioned above. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this October 12, 1786, Clement Hollyday in the presence of and acknowledged before AC Hanson

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

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