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

Anne Murdock

Female Abt 1740 - Bef 1793  (~ 52 years)


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  • Name Anne Murdock 
    Born Abt 1740  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Bef 1793  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I018082  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 

    Father William Murdock,   b. Abt 1708, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1769, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Mother Anne Addison,   b. 18 Feb 1711/12, St. Johns Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1753, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Married 1728  St. Johns Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F07848  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Clement Rev. Brooke,   b. 1 Sep 1730, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1800, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 19 May 1774  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Catherine Murdock Brooke,   b. 11 Mar 1775, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Thomas Brooke,   b. 27 Aug 1776, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1821, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     3. Anne Addison Brooke,   b. 28 Jul 1778, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Willian Murdock Brooke,   b. 17 Nov 1779, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Clement Brooke,   b. 2 Apr 1781, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Lucy Smith Brooke,   b. Aft 1784, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1821, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 37 years)
     7. James B. Brooke,   b. Bef 1792, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F10712  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND WILLS; Liber T No. #1; 1790-1796;
      Folio 331 ADDISON MURDOCK 11/30/1792 05/14/1793
      "being of sound mind and Memory ..."
      Bequeaths to:
      1. Rev. Mr. Clement Brooke --brother-in-law (husband to deceased sister Ann Brooke)
      -to have testator's dwelling house and all out houses belonging along w/ 500 acres being part of "Perrywood" contiguous to the said dwelling house and to be laid off so as to not interfere with the lands being sold and to include such woodland as will support the plantation
      --to have for his natural life
      2. Thomas Brooke --nephew
      Clement Brooke --nephew {sons of deceased sister Ann
      -after the decease of their father to have the lands left to him
      3. Mary Murdock -sister
      -to have for her natural life all the residue of testator's lands and after her decease to testator's brother-in-law Clement Brooke and after his decease to testator's nephews
      4. "Sue" --sister of "Andrew" --Negro
      -to be set free at testator's decease and to be paid the sum of 10 pounds as a reward and attachment to testator
      5. Negroes "Rachel" "Butler" and "Hardee' the children of deceased Negro woman "Grace" be put out as apprentices and to be taught a trade to enable them to make a livelihood and at the expiration of their apprenticeship when each arrive at the age of 21 then to be paid the sum of 20 pounds currency out of the estate to enable them to set up in their profession
      6. Margaret Murdock --half-sister
      -remainder of the personal estate to be divided between her and testator's sister Mary and brother-in-law Clement Brooke
      7. Mr, Anthony Addison --friend and relation
      -named executor along w/ testator's brother-in-law Clement Brooke and are instructed that whereas testator is desirous that a debt due to Benjamin Hall for which testator has given him a mortgage as security to secure the redemption of which testator has sold and conveyed lands to Mr. Richard Forest and has the said Forest's bond w /Mr. David Crawford as security for the sum of 1636 pounds 6 shillings and 8 pence for the particular purpose of paying the said Hall, and redeeming the mortage and also another bond of the said Forest and Crawford tor the further sum of 342 pounds 14 shillings 7 pence which testator desires to be appropriated towards the payment of other debts and further testator desires that 300 acres being part of the tract of land called Perrywood" which has lately been laid off at the south end or the said tract by Mr. Priggs, the surveyor to be sold by testator's trustees Capt. Garland CaIlis Mr, Anthony Addison and Rev. Mr. Clement Brooke whom are given the power of attorney they are to convey the 300 acres of land to the purchaser of the said lands and the money to be applied to the settlement of debts and testator's crop to he applied to the same and should the sums prove insufficient to pay debts, then to sell as much of personal estate and Negroes as will make up the difference
      Witnesses: William Townshend, Robert Ogden, Elizabeth Townshend, Elener Townshend
      Then came; William. Elizabeth and Eleanor Townshend
      Note; the testator signed the will in his own hand
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1772-1774; Liber BB 3 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 17. At the request of Mary Brooke Sim the following Deed of Gift was recorded April 17, 1772
      I Ann Murdock in consideration of the love and affection which I have and do bear unto my niece Mary Brooke Sim, daughter of Mr. Joseph Sim as well as for the sum of 5 shillings current money as also for divers other good causes and considerations me thereunto moving has given by these presents Negro Rachel (18 months) the daughter of Negro Sall. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this April 7, 1772; Ann Murdock in the presence of and acknowledged before John Harrison

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