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

Rebecca Askin

Female Bef 1732 - 1788  (> 56 years)


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  • Name Rebecca Askin 
    Born Bef 1732  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 31 Mar 1788  Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I023263  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2019 

    Father George Askin,   b. Aft 26 Aug 1679, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1749, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 69 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth MNU Askin,   d. 24 Feb 1749/50, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Bef 1730  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F06559  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Charles County Maryland Will Book AH-9, 1785-1788; Page 495,
      Rebecca Askin's Will.
      I, Rebecca Askin of CC, am sick & weak in body, but of sound & perfect mind & memory.
      To my nephew Courtney Askin - the plantation whereon I now dwell. Also 5 Negroes, viz, Roger, Ignatius, Gerrard, Charity, & Sarah. Also all my horses, cattle, hogs, & sheep, and one of my best feather beds and furniture, and all my pewter.
      The rest of my Negroes are to be equally divided among the rest of my brother's children.
      Executor: afd Courtney Askin.
      Signed Feb 3, 1787 - Rebecca (X her mark) Askin.- Thomas Ozbourn, Priscilla (X her mark) Ozbourn, Edw Semmes.
      Probated on Mar 31, 1788 by the executor and by the oaths of all 3 witnesses.
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      ASKIN, GEORGE, Charles Co. 30 Apr 1747 25 Sept 1749
      To wife Eliza. Askin, pt. of tract which I bought of John Smith of Jordon Decest [deceased], being pt. of tract called "Jordan," lying on south aide of my spring branch whereon my dwelling house now stands; also what manor land I have on the south aide of same branch.
      To son John Askin land bequeathed to my wife Eliza. Askin. provided my son ever returns home in person during his life. If he does not return then land Is to fall to my dau. Sarah Askin. If my son John Askin returns, then I give my manor plantation lying by Edward Darnalls In Zachiah Manor to my dau. Sarah Askin but If my son John never returns then the manor plantation to my dau. Eliza. Askin.
      To dau. Rebeckah Askin remaining pt. of tract I bought of John Jordon Smith Decest; also 69 A. of land I bought of Jon. Moore and Prissilah his wife, being pt. of "Jordon"; also pt. of manor land called "Beaver Dam."
      To wife Eliza. Askins 7 Negroes: York, Tom, Jack, Bess, Semerus, Lucy and Rachell.
      To dau. Rebeckah Askin 4 Negroes, Robin, Jeane, Sam, Ben.
      To dau. Sarah Askin,, Negro boy Roger,
      Ref to slave given to dau. Sarah by her bro. named Hannah.
      To dau. Eliza. Askin, Negro man called Nasey, boy called Deved.
      To daus, Sarah and Eliza 44 pounds st. now in hands of Samuell Hide, merchant. In London If ever it is recovered,
      Wife Eliza. Askin, extx.
      Wit.: John Moore, Prisilla Moore, Ruth Moore. 27.104
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      ASKEN, ELIZABETH.. Charles Co. 31 Jan 1749/50 24 Feb 1749/50
      To dau. Rebeccah Askin, negvo girl caled Bess.
      To daus Sarah Askin, cattle, and other, on the condition that. my son John Askin never returns to Maryland.
      To dau. Elizabeth Askin, Negro girl Judy, cattle.
      To son John Askin. Negroes, York and Sebberamous, cattle and furniture.
      To dau. Mary Askin,, negro man Dick and Negro girl Rachel,
      To dau. Audry Askin, negro man Tom,, Negro girl Luese.
      The lease given to my son John Askin to be equally divided between my two daus. Mary Askin and Audry Askin, if he never returns to Maryland.
      Tobacco now in the house to be divided bet, four daus.: Sarah Askin. Elizabeth Askin, Mary Askin and Audry Askin.
      To my five daus, Rebeacker Askin. Sarah Askin, Elizabeth
      Askin, Mary Askin and Audry Askin, meat and goods In the house
      uncut up.
      Dau, Rebecka Askin, extx.
      Wit: Prisilla Moore, John Moore. 27, 242
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      ASKIN, VINCENT, Charles Co. 11 Jan, 1745; 22 Oct. 1745
      JOHN, REBECCA, SARAH, ELIZABETH, MARY, and ORDARY ASKIN, child. of GEORGE ASKIN, but relationship of GEORGE is not mentioned,
      Sister SARAH ASKIN,
      Mulatta Man called JOHN DOVE, his freedom.
      James Middleton, Ignatius Gardiner, exs.
      Wit: Francis Bryan, James Kuch, Joseph Glaze, 24.229

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