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

Philemon Estep

Male Abt 1721 - Aft 1791  (~ 71 years)


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  • Name Philemon Estep 
    Born Abt 1721  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1791  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I016980  Tree1
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 

    Father John Estep,   b. 1701, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1735, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 33 years) 
    Mother Priscilla MNU Estep,   b. Abt 1704, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 7 Jul 1742, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years) 
    Married Abt 1720  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F01063  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Cooke,   b. Abt 1721, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Aft 1742  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Richard Estep,   b. Between 1742 and 1750, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1792, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years)
     2. Elizabeth Estep,   b. Aft 1743, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1806, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 61 years)
     3. Anne Estep,   b. 1750, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1826, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     4. John Estep,   b. Bef 1760, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1810, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 52 years)
     5. Philemon Estep,   b. Between 1765 and 1774, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1802, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 37 years)
     6. Joshua Estep,   b. Between 1766 and 1774, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1826 and 1832, St. Mary’s County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
     7. Benjamin Estep,   b. Bef 1750, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1799, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 49 years)
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 
    Family ID F10831  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      John Estep 105.124 CH £755.6.6 May 28 1766 Aug 27 1770
      Appraisers: John Adams, John Moran.
      Creditors: James Forbes, Richard Brooke.
      Next of kin: Mary Biggs, Philemon Estep.
      Executrix: Lucy Estep.
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      REYLEY, MARY, Prince George's Co. 22 Nov, 1748; 27 Aug, 1763
      To son John Johnson, having a note in his hand of mine for 9 lbs. sterl, money being the balance of his father's estate for which I bequeath nine head of cattle to discharge the note; if sd. son shd. not agree to take cattle, that exs. shall sell cattle and dispose of sd. note.
      To son Robert Dove Cook, the hand mill and great iron pot, for services done for me.
      To dau. Anne Hugoe, 1/2 the crop.
      To William Johnson Rawlings, grand-son, cattle, left him by his god-father Bryant Reyley.
      To grand-dau. Mary Rawlings, cattle.
      To son Robert Dove Cook, and dau. Elizabeth Piles, wife of Leonard Piles, slaves, to be equally divided between them, being to discharge the balance of thier father's estate; son Robert Dove Cook, shall have his choice, to keep the slave and pay the half of the value thereof to his sister Elizabeth Piles or Leonard Piles, her husband.
      To daus. Anne Hugoe, and Else Estep, wife of Philemon Estep, the other of the slaves.
      To grand-children, William and Anne Hugoe, cattle.
      To grand-son William Hugoe,
      To children: John Johnson, Robert Dove Cook, Elizabeth Piles, Anne Hugoe, Elce Estep, balance of estate.
      Exs: Children, Robert Dove Cook and Philemon Estep.
      Wit: Geo. Biggs, James Thomas, John Hill. 31. 1030
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      Charles County, Maryland, Inventories,1791-1797; Page 111.
      Richard Estep, decd - Inventory. Sep 5, 1792. Negroes: Jacob, Hanar, Mary Little, Anney. 2 Negro boys. Total amount: 300.19.2.
      Signed - William M Wilkinson, John Adams.
      Kin; Philemon Estep, John Estep.
      Creditors: John Forbes.
      CC, Sep 14, 1792. Then came Margaret Estep, Administrator of Richard Estep, late of CC, decd, & made oath.
      Certified by John Muschett, Registrar of Wills.
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      Charles County Land Records 1790-1792; Liber K#4; Page 267. Bill of sale. I, Richard Estep of CC, for 130 £, have sold to Philemon Estep and John Estep, the following Negroes: a man called Jacob, a woman called Hannah, a boy called Jim, a boy called pick, a girl called Moll, a girl called Amney, 1 horse, 1 mare, 3 beds & furniture, & 8 cattle. If, however, I pay sd Philemon Estep [&] John Estep 130 £in l-1/2 years, then this bill of sale to be void. Signed May 6, 1791 - Richd Estep. Wit - Philemon Estep Jr, William
      Estep, Henry Barnes*. Recorded May 19, 1791.

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