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

Francis Pope

Male 1610 - 1671  (61 years)


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  • Name Francis Pope 
    Born 1610  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Jan 1670/71  Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I023043  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2020 

    Father Family Pope 
    Family ID F11428  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Female MNU Pope,   d. Abt 1652, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Bef 1639  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Anne Pope,   b. Abt 1639, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1700, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F14055  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Margaret Porter,   b. Abt 1636, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1677, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Married Abt 1653  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Pope,   b. Abt 1653, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1676, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 23 years)
     2. John Pope,   b. Bef 1654, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1684, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 30 years)
     3. Francis Pope,   b. Abt 1655, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1710, Cecil County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years)
     4. Richard Pope,   b. Abt 1657, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Mary Pope,   b. Abt 1661, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1686, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years)
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F01180  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • === {Rome is in Prince Georges County MD, East side of Annacostia River}
      Pope, Francis, Charles County, 1st Oct., 1671; 27th Jan., 1671.
      To eld. sons Thomas and Francis, exs., 400 A. "Bryan's Clift,"; and 350 A., "Batten's Clift."
      To 2 young. sons Richard and John, 400 A., "Rome,"; at 21 yrs. of age.
      4 child. afsd. residuary legatees.
      Test: Thos. Harris, John Bayly, Jas. Tier. 1. 470.

      === Contributed by Ralph D. Smith
      May 8, 1672 - Inventory of Mr. Francis Pope (Charles Co.)
      Appraisers: Mr. Robert Hinley [sic; Henley] (Charles Co.), Mr. John Douglas (Charles Co.) Amount: 32930 lbs. tobacco.
      Source: Maryland Prerogative Court, Testamentary Proceedings, Liber 5, pp. 363-365.

      ===
      Maryland Deponents, 1634-1799 by Haenry C. Peden, Jr.
      Pope, Francis, aet. 38, dep. in 1648 mentions Cuthbert Fenwick, Capt. Thomas Cornwalleys, Ralph Beane, and Captain Ingle, plunderer. Md. Arch., iv, 372

      === Contributed by Ralph D. Smith

      1635 - Francis Pope, transported 1635, servant.
      Source: Maryland Land Office, Patent Records, Liber 1, p. 112.

      1635 - Francis Pope, transported since 1635, servant.
      Source: Maryland Land Office, Patent Records, Liber ABH, pp. 23, 95.

      June 19, 1641 - James Neale, Gent. demandeth 1000 acres for transporting into this Province himself and 5 servants viz., John Court, Francis Pope, James Longworth, William King and Thomas Demar since the year 1635.
      Source: Maryland Land Office, Patent Records, Liber ABH, pp. 23, 95.

      June 19, 1641 - James Neale (planter) demanded 1000 acres for transporting self & 5 servants "suite" 1635: John Courte, Francis Pope, James Langworth, William King, Thomas Demar.
      Source: Maryland Land Office, Patent Records, Liber 1, p. 112.

      Mar. 2, 1647/8 - General Assembly. Francis Pope & John Courts (planters) transported selves in 1645.
      Source: Maryland Land Office, Patent Records, Liber 2, p. 317.

      Sep. 9, 1649 - John Court demanded for self & for Francis Pope 200 acres who were transported in 1639 by Capt. Fulk Brent. Warrant for Patowmeck River.
      Source: Maryland Land Office, Patent Records, Liber 2, p. 509.

      Nov. 1676 - Pope, John, son of Francis Pope, deceased, doth choose Thomas Harris to be his guardian. (Charles Co., Md. Circuit Court, Liber F, p. 230.)
      ===
      Contributed by Margaret Whippee 2009-02-19
      Source: Maryland Archives Microfilm
      SR7344
      19 June 1641
      James Neale, Gent. Demandeth one thousand acres of land to him by conditions of Plantation for transporting into this Province himself and 5 serv. Viz., John Court, Francis Pope, James Longworth, William King and Thomas Demar since the year 1635.
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 27 May 1658, Page 2
      Thomas Baker demands warrant against John Nevill; action of case value 700# of tobacco; subpoena to warn Francis Pope to testify
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      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 4 Jun 1658, Page 6
      Thomas Baker, Plt.; John Nevill, Def.; plaintiff requests new bill of sale for a parcel of land sold by defendant; said bill written with powder ink and cannot now be read Francis Pope, swore in open court that defendant had promised to renew the bill of sale when it was worn out; verified by oath of William Empson Court orders defendant to give new bill of sale assuring plaintiff of the benefit of a landing and spring water on said land
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 28 Jun 1658, Page 11
      Mr. Jobe Chandler arrest Thomas Baker; 19 Aug 1658; subpoena to warn Francis Pope to testify
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 19 Aug 1658, Page 16
      Mr. Jobe Chandler, Plt.; Thomas Baker, Def.; defamation case for defendant calling him a spindle shanked dog; oath of Francis Pope and Daniell Gordian affirm; defendant bound for good behavior
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 12 May 1659, Page 61
      Mr. Francis Pope demands warrant against Lionel Brittone; subpoena to warn Francis Ferenla and Richard Row
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 1 Mar 1660, Page 83
      30 Mar; Francis Pope enters his mark of hogs and cattle
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 4 Sep 1660, Page 97
      Richard Roe [Row] demands subpoena for Francis Pope and Thomas Hussey in case between him and William Empson
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 23 October 1660, Page 109
      Francis Pope enters caveat requesting first survey for 50 acres of land un-taken between his land and the creek.
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 12 Jan 1661, Page 124
      Mr. Francis Pope in behalf of Richard Tarlin enters a caveat against the estate of Hennery Lilly, dec'd, for 100 acres of land the said Lilly finding rights and paying for the warrant, survey, and patent
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 28 Jan 1662, Page 176
      James Lee demands warrant against Mr. Francis Pope as admn. of Joseph Linton
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 28 Jan 1662, Page 181
      Robert Sly, merchant of St. Mary's County, sold Francis Pope of Charles County, planter, sells two Negroes, Sampson and Maria; 8 Dec 1661; s/o Robert Slye wit. John Wheeler (mark), John Blakiston
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 28 Jan 1662, Page 184
      Mr. Robert Sly, Plt.; Mr. Francis Pope, Def.; Edward Parkes, atty., for Sly executor to the estate of Joseph Lenton
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 28 Jan 1662, Page 185
      Estate of Joseph Lenton indebted unto Mr. Edward Paker 312# of tobacco and cask by assignment from Abraham Rowse; proved by bill from Rowse; court orders payment by Francis Pope
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 4 Mar 1662, Page 193
      James Lee, Plt.; Mr. Francis Pope, Def.; Lee acting as admn. of the estate of Joseph Lenton for debt of powder, "2 pottels of drames, boat hire, 3 barrels of beer and 36 yards of ribbon," total 1677# of tobacco for burial of Ursula Lenton; jury requested Mr. Francis Pope instructs the jury:
      [1] To inquire whether an ordinary planter's wife's funeral is not ridiculous to shoot as usually the do at a young soldier's or other commanders in war
      [2] To inquire whether it is Christian like at the time of a funeral for 2 or 3 neighbors to meet together and instead of showing mournfulness for the loss of their friend and neighbor to consume 3 barrels of beer to the value of 900# of tobacco
      [3] Whether it be not reasonable that James Lee for this same merry meeting to charge 300# of tobacco for boat and hand to fetch the same drinks
      [4] To inquire whether it be not absurd that the said Lee should charge the admn. of the estate with 36 yards of black ribbon at 12# per yard for 432# of tobacco when the whole world may imagine that it was but a dolorous countenance to disguises his rejoicing heart
      [5] Whether that which a man does of himself the good or all success does not belong unto him, the said Lee having engaged all this charge of his own head without any order jury: Thomas Hussey, foreman, Mr. George Harris, John Browne, Mr. Thomas Allonson, Mr. George Bradshaw, George Pucket, Gils Glover, Francis Thorington, John Belaine, Rich. Row, Will. Hill, Clement Theobold; the jury verdict was against Lee who was required to pay the court cost
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 22 Apr 1662, Page 199
      James Lee demands warrant against Mr. Francis Pope; action of case; subpoena Capt. William Battin, Humphery Haggate, Jane Delahay; 22 Apr 1662
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 22 Apr 1662, Page 204 - 205-206
      Mr. Humpherie Haggate, atty. to James Lee, Plt.; George Thompson, atty. to Francis Pope, Def.; Lee was empowered by the will of Joseph Lenton to see after his estate and assist his wife and 2 children; funeral debt of 1692# of tobacco; Capt. Battin, age ca 43 years, states that James Lee came to his house saying Joseph Lenton's wife was dead and desired to have some drinks and mourning ribbon for her funeral; because of bad weather he tarried a day and drank one of the 3 barrels ordered for the funeral Humpherie Haggate, age ca 33 years, swore Ursula Lenton, widow, came to his house and stated her husband was dead and had made a will empowering James Lee and John Tomkinson as overseers; Mr. Woodberie made out the will; the overseers agreed with John Williams to live there and manage her business

      Jane Delahay, age ca 33 years, swore that Ursula Lenton stated John Tomkinson and James Lee hired John William to take care of her business Will of Joseph Lenton; 15 Dec 1660; In the name of God Amen this my last will I being in good memory ... will my estate to my wife except my land and two cows which I give unto my child which she now goeth with the cows at the birth of my child and the land when the child shall come of age; if child should die all is to return to my wife ... my good friends James Lee and John Tomkins to take care of my wife and child; /s/ Joseph Lenton (mark); wit. Hugh Woodberre, James Lee (mark) [Ed. - Earlier document quoted mentions 2 children.] jury requested and granted; Francis Pope, atty., instructions to jury; wife and children also died suddenly; jury finds for plaintiff and defendant requests appeal to the Provincial Court; granted
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 22 Apr 1662, Page 209
      Humpherie Haggate, Plt-, Mr. Francis Pope, Def.; regarding debt of 195# of tobacco or 95# of pork meat due Haggate from assignment of Robert Hutson on estate of Joseph Lenton; defendant confesses judgment and court orders payment
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 8 Jul 1662, Page 213
      Mr. Francis Pope demands warrant against Richard Row; action of case; subpoena Andrew Watson, Elisabeth Spicer and John Kerby
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      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 9 Jul 1662, Page 224, 225, 226, 227
      Mr. Francis Pope desires Mr. Thomas Baker and Mr. John Nevill might have their oaths given concerning 1000# of tobacco he was to pay unto John Williams;

      Mr. Thomas Baker swore he was present when Mr. Francis Pope passed a bill of 1000# of tobacco to John Williams for his care of looking after Joseph Lenton's wife after Mr. Lenton's decease;

      Mr. John Nevill swore same
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 9 Jul 1662, Page 228, 229, 230
      Mr. Thomas Baker, Plt.; George Thompson, gent., Def.; case of defamation regarding Mr. Thompson's statement in previous case; Edmond Linsey swore that in 1655 Little Browne, the undersheriff of Virginia, said he saw Thomas Baker and Empson bring in a hog; Browne landed first at Jenkins' Plantation where Mr. Chandler then lived; Baker reputed by almost all his neighbors to be a common hog stealer, Richard Row swore regarding William Empson taking of meat from a pot; [Ed: Some rather graphic and slanderous statements regarding the anatomy of some of the women in the community); mentions Pope's wife and Mrs. Hatch;

      William Robisson swore regarding he hog stealing, mentions William Empson, Thomas Baker, John Martin, Richard Row, Mrs. Pope, Mrs. Hatch, Mrs. Empson, Mr. Causeene; Queen's Field Plantation;
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 9 Jul 1662, Page 231-232-233

      Petition of William Robisson regarding the court order that he not hunt in Charles County with dogs or gun unless one of his neighbors is with him; mentions Mr. Thomas Hussey, Mr. Robert Sly and his man James Hays, and William Marshall

      Francis Pope swore that Richard Row told him that being in the woods with William Robisson they killed a hog and were dressing it when the dogs ran out and fell afoul of a hog and there was an Indian with diem; mentions Henry Moore and Mr. Court; John Piper, ca 34 years, swore he saw William Robisson and Mr. Boarman's overseer and a dog which he supposed had been after his hogs;

      Richard Dodd, age ca 26 years, swore that about 1-1/2 years ago Richard Roe went to the head of the creek and William Robisson's dog was after their hogs; Robisson ordered to have his bond in and have privilege to hunt; he is ordered to pay costs of suit
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber A; 2 Oct 1662, Page 256
      Mr. Pope, Mr. Marshall & Mr. Handly present inventory of Thomas Harris' estate on 15 Dec 1662;
      list gives description of cattle only
      ===
      Mr. Francis Pope was sworn to the oath of Sheriff of Charles County 16 May 1663 and writ dated 4 Jun 1663 was issued; Edmond Pinson, deputy, sworn by Mr. Thomas Mathews
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber B, 5 Mar 1663/4, Page 257
      Mr. Francis Pope presents Richard Gwin; judged to be 19 years old
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber B, 5 Mar 1663/4, Page 294
      Francis Thorington of Nangemie, planter binds himself to Pay Edmond Custis 1508# of tobacco; 754# to be paid by 10 Dec; 24 Feb 1663; /s/ FrancisThorington (mark); wit. Francis Pope, Abraham Rowse
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber B, 12 Jul 1664, Page 320
      Mr. Francis Pope produces the ensuing bill and craves order of court against Mr. Robert Hundly, admn. of Batchelor; bill binding Francis Batchelor to pay Francis Pope 1600# of tobacco and cask at a convenient place in Charles County; dated 16 Dec 1661; /s/ Fran Batchelor; wit. Andrew Watson (mark) Alexander Smith (mark)
      Endorsement on back: received part of this bill of 1000# of tobacco; /s/ Francis Pope Received more in part of this ball of Capt. James Neale 6 Apr 1664 of 202# of tobacco; /s/ Francis Pope Robert Hundly, admn. confesses judgment for 398# of tobacco; court orders payment
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber B, 12 Jul 1664, Page 340,341
      Mr. Francis Pope, admn. to Richard Smith presents a servant named John Baylie; judged to be 15-16 years old
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber B, 10 Jan 1664, Page 396
      Mr. Francis Pope demands warrant against Heugh Oneale; debt of 736# of tobacco,
      Mr. Francis Pope demands warrant against Mr. Arthur Turner, debt of 579# of tobacco
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber B, 16 Nov 1665, Page 507, 508, 509
      Newman and his wife acknowledged the following to Mr. Francis Pope in open court: Indenture; 4 Aug 1665; from George Newman, planter, to Francis Pope, planter; for 3800# of tobacco, a parcel of land lying on the cast side of the Patomac River adjoining land of Richard Watson, planter; containing 350 acres taken up by Wm. Batten, dec'd, and formerly in possession of Francis Pope; /s/ George Newman, Sr., Lidia Numan (mark); wit. Abraham Rouse, Jacob Jans Thomas Wentworth acknowledged conveyance of land to Daniell Mathenya:
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court, Liber B, 13 Mar 1665/6, Page 528
      Mr. Thomas Mathews, Mr. Joseph Harrison and Mr. Walter Beane are nominated to elect a sheriff out of The foreman of the jury, Edward Swan, George Newman, Will Hinsey, Tho. Gibson, Peter Care, Jo. Warland, Andrew Ward, Jno. Small, Gils Tomkinson, James Hussey, Joseph Cooper, Thomas Stone;
      You are herby required to see how a servant of Mr. Francis Pope came to his death; Thomas Abbot swore concerning the death on 17 Jan 1664 that Thomas Greenhill was felling a tree and Negro of Mr. Pope and this deponant felling another; the Greenhill tree felt part way and the Negro was standing by the stump and the tree cracked; the boy was lying on the ground; Verdict of the jury was accidental death
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court Liber C, Page 58
      11 Aug 1666; Indenture from Edward Swann, planter, to Gilbert Corner, tailor; for 4,000# of tobacco; a parcel of land called CHESTNUT POYNT on the west side of Wicomico River; bounded by Edward Philpot, William Marshall and Francis Pope; containing 200 acres and now in possession of Gilbert Corner; /s/ Edward Swan (mark), Susannah Swan-(mark); wit. John Courts, Thomas Pope, Hen Cole
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court Liber D, Page 28, 11 Aug 1668;
      Indenture from Thomas Baker, planter, to Edward Powell, sawyer; for 4,000# of tobacco; a parcel of land on the north side of Potomac; bounded by a hill going from Francis Pope's to Thomas Baker's; /s/ Thomas Baker (mark); wit. Benjamin Rozer, Jonathan Marlar
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court Liber D, Page 69
      10 Nov 1668; Indenture from Francis Pope, Gent., to Richard Pinnar, a parcel of land on the north side of the Potomac containing 1/2 of 600 acres granted to John Tompkinson and Andrew Watson by patent 13 Jan 1654; /s/ Francis Pope; wit. Rich. Boughton, Henry Bonner
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court Liber D, supplement Page 1; 2 Jul 1670;
      Deed of Gift from William Marshall of Piquasquo, planter, unto the inhabitants of Charles County and the Protestant Minister and inhabitants; 30 head of cattle in custody of Francis Pope and Bridgett Legato for use of minister Mathew Hill; overseers Mathew Hill, Humph. Warren of Hatton's Point, and John Bowles at Pickywaxen; /s/ Wm. Marshall (mark); wit. Mathew Hill, Alex. Gallant, John Long (mark)
      ===
      Deed from Charles County, Maryland, Nov. 13, 1677: Thomas Hussey, of Maryland, Gent. and Johannah his wife deeded to Rachell Ashford, natural daughter of Johannah and wife of Michael Ashford, of Charles County, Carpenter, for love and affections 'Moore's Ditch' in Charles County on the west side of Zachia Swamp adjoining the land of George Goodrick and Robert Goodrick. For want of issue after the death of Rachell Ashford then ye said Thomas Hussey & Johanah his wife do by these presents grant ye said land to Mary Hussey and Elizabeth Hussey their natural daughters equally and for want of such issue then ye said Thomas Hussey and Johanna his wife unto ye heirs of Her ye said Johannah sister Margaret wife of Francis Pope, of Charles County deceased.
      ===
      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://www.mdarchives.state.md.us/megafile/msa/speccol/sc2900/sc2908/00000 1/000060/html/am60--126.html
      URL title: Proceedings of the County Courts of Charles County 1666-1674 Volume 60, Page 126 Liber C
      Note:
      Charles County Court Proceedings, 1666-1668

      [p. 263] Mr Francis Pope demandeth writt of Execucon as Adminr of the estate of Richard Smyth decd against Mr Walter Beane as Adminr of the estate of Arthur Turner decd for Levieing the summe of 1724 lb of tobaccoe on the said Turners estate for wch Summe the said Mr Pope obtained an order against the said Mr Beane at the last Court held on the 10th Day of March Writt of execucon to the Sherrife
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      Charles County Maryland Circuit Court Records, Liber H#2,, Page 285
      23 Sep 1719; Recorded at request of Capt. John Fendall:
      20 _ 1658; For transporting 7 men, William Batten granted land on the east side of the Potomac adjoining Richard Watson; containing 350 acres; /s/ Josias Fendall; William Batten assigns his rights to George Newman 8 Apr 1659; /s/ William Batten; wit. Samuel Smith, Edward Pinson; George Newman assigns rights to Thomas Branson 11 Feb 1662; /s/ George Newman, Lydia Newman (mark); wit. Edward Pinson; Thomas Branson assigns rights to George Newman; /s/ Thomas Branson, Nahamine Branson (mark); wit. Richard Prichard (mark), James Husie; George and Lydia Newman assigns rights to Francis Pope 29 Sep 1665; /s/ George Newman, Lydia Newman (mark); wit. Abraham R., John Norris (mark)
      ===
      Charles County Liber M No. 2 Page 181.
      At the request of Barton Smoot of CC, the following deed was recorded this Nov 18, 1729.
      Nov 12, 1729 from Thomas Cottrell of CC, to Barton Smoot of CC, for and in consideration of a deed of 100 acres, as by a deed from sd Barton Smoot to sd Cottrell, and also for 1 steer and 4 large carroies and for divers good causes and valuable considerations, sd Thomas Cottrell hereby sells to sd Barton Smoot 100 acres of land, being part of a larger tract of land originally granted to Francis Pope, assignee of Mathias Bryan, as per patent dated Aug 18, 1658, bounded by Potomack River, a tract of land originally belonging to sd Francis Pope, surveyed for about 100 acres. Signed - Thomas Cottrell. Wit - Jno Briscoe*, Robert Yates*. {probably O'Bryans Cliffs}
      ===
      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 363-9: CUMBERTON: 200 acres; Possession of - 200 Acres - Dent, John Jr.: Surveyed 17 Oct 1667 for Francis Pope on the North of the main fresh swamp of Piles Fresh: Other Tracts Mentioned: DENTS INHERITANCE; Conveyance notes - Included into resurvey of DENTS INHERITANCE, folio 419, 19 Aug 1720
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 419-291: DENTS INHERITANCE: 1169 acres; Possession of - 1169 Acres - Dent, John: :Including 4 tracts [?] Col Barton's, READING, EVANS ADDITION, & BARNABY, Resurveyed 18 Aug 1720 for John Dent and patented to John Dent his son, lying on the North side of Piles Fresh.: Other Tracts Mentioned: READING; EVANS ADDITION; BARNABY; {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, 144 Acres - Hatch Dent from John Dent; 10 March 1732, 144 Acres - Michael Dent from John Dent, 14 Aug 1733, 143 Acres - Benjamin Dent from John Dent, 14 Aug 1733,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 363-12: BARNABY: 60 acres; Possession of - 60 Acres - Dent, John Jr.: Surveyed 7 May 1676 for John Dent at a bound Gum in the line of the land called CUMBERTON and adjoining to BOW: Other Tracts Mentioned: CUMBERTON; BOW; DENTS INHERITANCE; Conveyance notes - Included into resurvey of DENTS INHERITANCE, folio 419, 19 Aug 1720,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Piccawaxen or Wm&Mary: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 288-2: NO NAME: 40 acres; Possession of - 40 Acres - Herbert, William: Surveyed 15 Aug 1649 for John Courts and Francis Pope in Petites Creek in Potomack River. Upon a resurvey of aforesaid track there was only 40 acres: Conveyance notes - this land is Disclaimed
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Piccawaxen or Wm&Mary: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 296-60: CHESTNUT POINT : 200 acres; Possession of - 200 Acres - Swann, Edward : Surveyed 14 Jan 1664 for Edward Swann on the west side Wicomico river at a bound oak the boundary of Swan, Edward Philpott and Marshall escheat. http://www.number-one.org/~rigg/dlr0005.htm: Other notes - no name mentioned in possession- Assume it was Edward Swann, 200 Acres John Bruce from John Gaines, 1 Dec 1714,200 Acres Townley Bruce from Charles Bruce, 2 Feb 1743,
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      Prince George's County, Maryland - Land Owners at Time PGCo Was Formed - 1696: Tract Name: ROME; Owner: Pope, Francis: Orig County = C {Charles = C, Calvert = V}; Patent Date: Jun 5, 1663 : Ref: Liber 6 f 319 : Map Location: O-10

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