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

Thomas Leftwich

Male Abt 1690 - 1753  (~ 63 years)


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  • Name Thomas Leftwich 
    Born Abt 1690  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Jul 1753  Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I017735  Tree1
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2021 

    Father Thomas Leftwich,   b. Abt 1670,   d. 1730, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Rozier,   b. Aft 1672, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1704, Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 30 years) 
    Married Abt 1690  Westmoreland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11256  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rosamond MNU Leftwich,   d. 16 May 1752, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elisha Leftwich,   b. Between 1735 and 1744, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1768, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years)
     2. Thomas Leftwich,   b. Bef 1753, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1796, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 45 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F11255  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • ===appears to be from the Virginia line
      LEFTWICH, ROSAMOND, Charles Co. 5 Feb 1752; 16 may 1752
      To son John Carroll one moiety of my part of late Thomas Leftwich's estate except the Negroes and two plow horses, all of which ... [obliterated]... of my late husband Thomas Leftwich's estate to son Elisha Leftwich.
      To Servant woman Jean Stewart one year of servitude,
      That son Elisha Leftwich and his estate be under the care and guardianship of my friend Richard Harrison until he arrives at age 18.
      Richard Harrison,, ex.
      Wit: Rev, Alex. Adams, Junr., Elisha Leftwich, Sr. Matthew Murphey. 28.320.
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      Thomas Leftwich 51.1 CH £320.8.6 Jul 6 1752 Aug 3 1752
      Appraisers: Thomas Keiberd, Will Sisson.
      Creditors: John Dunnington, Mungo Muschel.
      Next of kin: Elisha Leftwich, John Carrell.
      Administrator: Col. Richard Harrison.
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      Thomas Leftwich 35.69 A CH £320.3.6 £22.7.1 Jul 6 1753
      Sureties: Alexander Adams, Jr., Walter Hanson.
      Received from: Joseph Ratcliff, William Moore, Joseph Grigsby, Rueben Sisson, Thomas Blisdale, Jos. Hanson Harrison, Benjamin Grey, Pat. Canfield, John Smith (of London), Thomas Redding, Thomas Keybert, Darby Wha1and, William Barker, Henry Butridge, John Oakley, Luke Philbert, Henry Davis, Simon Smith, William Dunan.
      Received from (in Virginia currency): William Cooper, John Stanton, John
      Dunnington, John Oakley, Henry Davis, Benjamin Taylor, George Waple, Simon Smith, John Coy, John Keybirk, Joseph Man in.
      Payments to: Margaret Betts, Sarah Carroll, John Hanson, John Chinn, John Dunington, Robert Dade, Dr. Mungo Muschet, Matthew Frawner, Lodwick Adams, John Carroll, Daniel Dulany, Esq., Daniel Jenifer, MM Dade & Beck.
      Payments to (in Virginia currency): William Cooper, John Carroll.
      Representatives: widow (unnamed), 1 child: Elisha Leftwick.
      Mentions: estate of Rosemond Leftwick.
      Administrator: Richard Harrison.
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      Thomas Loftwich 2.98 D CH £385.16.2 Jul 5 1758
      Sureties: Alexander Addams, Walter Hanson.
      Distribution to: Widow (unnamed, 1/3).
      Residue to: Elisha Loftwich (of age).
      Administrator: Col. Richard Harrison.
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      Charles County Maryland Land Record Liber Z#2, 1744-1753; Page 285.
      At the request of Thomas Leftwich, the following deed was recorded on Oct 4, 1748.
      Jul 2, 1748 from Henry Moore of CC, Gent, & Sarah, his wife, to Thomas Leftwich of CC, planter, for 150 £sterling, and for divers other causes, the moiety or one half of a tract of land called Woodberrys Harbour, lying on the north side of Potomack River in CC, [at?] Nanjemy [Cr]. The tract was originally laid out for 300 acres, formerly in the possession of John King, father of the afd Sarah. Signed - Hen: Moore, Sarah (+ her mark) Moore. Wit - Robt Hanson, Will Eilbeck.
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://cotati.sjsu.edu/cockrill/d0003/d0003notes/WAndersonWill.html
      URL title: Will for Walter ANDERSON
      Note:
      Will for Walter ANDERSON
      King George County, Virginia Will Book 1, page 93-94:
      In the Name of God Amen. I Walter Anderson of King George County, in the Parish of Hanover Parish being very sick and weak of body, but of sound and perfect memory and calling to remembrance the uncertainty of this life do make and ordain this to be my last Will and Testament and form following:
      ITEM: I give to my daughter Anne Anderson all that tract of land containing three hundred ninety and five acres in Prince William County whereon John Bowling now lives to her and her heirs forever, the Quit rents of said land to be paide out of my Estate until she arrives at age of 21.
      ITEM: I give to my daughter Hannah Anderson one half of that tract of land in Prince William County containing eight hundred acres lying on Carter's Run to be laid off at the lower end of the said tract to her and her heirs forever, the Quit rents of the land to be paid out of my estate until she arrives at the age of twenty one years.
      ITEM: I give the other half of the aforesaid eight hundred and eighteen acres of land to be equally divided between my son Cyprian Anderson and my daughter Mary Anderson to them and their heirs forever, likewise the Quit rents of the said land to be paid out of my estate until they reach the age of twenty one years.
      ITEM: I give to my daughter Mary Anderson that had of tobacco which is due from Alexander Snelling for this year's rent to supply her with cloths and I likewise desire that Mrs. Evans be paid out of my estate for my said daughter's Mary's learning of her between my well beloved wife Mary Anderson and my two daughters Anne and Hannah Anderson to them and their heirs forever. Lastly, I do constitute and appoint Captain Samuel Skinner, Capt John Champe and Mr. Thomas Turner Executors and by beloved wife Mary Andersoon Executrix of this my last will and testament revoking and disannulling all former wills ratifying and confirming this to be my true and last will as witness my hand and seal this thirteenth day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and thirty two. Whereas my son Cyprian Anderson is apprentice to James Jones, I desire my good friend Captain Skinner to take care that he be well used and like wise kept to his trade. Signed and Sealed in the presence of
      Henry Taylor
      Thomas Leftwich
      Joseph Berry
      Walter Anderson
      (Signed)


      I do hereby certife and confirm all the former demises above mentioned to be my will excepting forty pounds current money of Virginia to be levied out of my estate which said forty pounds to be paid the one half to my son Cyprian Anderson and the other half to my daughter Mary Anderson when they shall arrive at the age of twenty three. And it is my desire that my son Cyprian Anderson may have all my wearing clothes. Witness my hand and seal this seventeenth day of November in the above year written.

      Signed and Sealed in the presence of
      Thomas Leftwich
      Joseph Berry
      Walter Anderson
      (Signed)

      At a court held for King George County the 2nd March 1732 [1732/3] The last will and testament of Walter Anderson presented into Court by Mary Anderson his widow and executrix who made oath thereto and same was proved by the oaths of Joseph Berry and Thomas Leftwich and admitted to record.
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Riverside: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 346-24: WOODSBERRY HARBOUR: 300 acres; Possession of - 300 Acres - Lampton, Mark: Surveyed 27 July 1667 for James Lee on the North Side Potomac river near a march called the half way between MARYLAND POINT and Nanjemoy Creek this land was vested in John Hitchinson who died without heir. Whereby it came to be escheated to his Lordship and granted John Allen who assigned the same to John Fanning & patent in Fanning name 1677 yearly rent. : Other Tracts Mentioned: MARYLAND POINT;

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