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

William Lamb

Male 1748 -


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  • Name William Lamb 
    Born 9 Aug 1748  Cecil MM, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I026187  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 May 2021 

    Father Edward Lamb,   b. 22 Dec 1706, Chestertown, Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Eleanor MNU Lamb,   d. Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Kent County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16104  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Wood,   b. Abt 1748, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1775  Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Lamb,   b. 10 Sep 1778, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1822, Clermont County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     2. Basil Lamb,   b. 1780, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Rachel Lamb,   b. 1781, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1844, Douglas Co, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 10 May 2021 
    Family ID F16111  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

    • Title: Kentucky vital statistics, record of wills, Mason County, Kentucky,1791-1823
      Author: Bell, Annie W. B. (Annie Walker Burns),
      Call Number: 976.932 S2b
      Page: Volume 1, page 8
      Text: Know allmen by these presents, that I Pearce Lamb, of the County of Mason and State of Kentucky, being at present in a weakly state of body, but of sound mind, memory and understanding, knowing that it is appointed once for all men to die, do make and ordain this my last will and testament in manner and form following, to wit:

      First, I leave to my wife Catherine all my property during her natural life, meaning after my lawful debts is paid, which is to be levied out of my property, legacies hereafter excepted.

      Secondly, I leave to my daughter Ruth Stevenson one dollar and also to my daughter Anne Evans one dollar, and also to my daughter Hannah Dye one dollar, and also to my daughter Sariah Krouson one dollar, and also to my daughter Prudence Glover one dollar, all to be paid by my Executors twelve months after my decease.

      Thirdly, I leave to my daughter Caty one feather bed and furniture there unto belonging with a Forty Dollars and if the said Caty should survive her mother, all that is left of my property with any lands, that should be save, to be the Right Title and Estate of my said Daughter Caty her heirs and assigns forever, and if she should decease without issue to devolve on my Grandson Pearce Lamb Krouson, or his heirs and assigns forever.

      Fourthly, I leave to my said Grandson Pearce Lamb Krouson all my surveying instruments to be delivered to him when of age, or his Guardian before that time with all my wearing apparel. Lastly I constitute and appoint William Lamb my brother, and Charles Evans, sole Executors to this my last will and testament, and I do hereby renounce all other will and legacies heretofore made by me.

      In witness whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal to this my last will and testament, pronounced and declared this 10th day of November1812.

      In presence of us and each other: Basil Lamb, Richard Brightwell, Pearce Lamb jr.

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