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

William Harris

Male 1641 - 1698  (57 years)


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  • Name William Harris 
    Born 1641 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 May 1698  "Cliffs" Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I031193  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 

    Father Richard Harris,   b. Bef 1621,   d. Aft 1652, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 33 years) 
    Family ID F18748  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth MNU Harris,   b. Bef 1655, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1700/01, "Cliffs" Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 46 years) 
    Married Bef 1671  "Cliffs" Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Harris,   b. 4 Dec 1671, "Cliffs" Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1693/94, "Cliffs" Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     2. Christian Harris,   b. 30 Dec 1674, "Cliffs" Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 22 Aug 1725, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 50 years)
     3. Richard Harris,   b. 28 Oct 1677, "Cliffs" Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1701/02, Calvert County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
     4. George Harris,   b. 27 Feb 1678/79, "Cliffs" Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1738, Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     5. Joseph Harris,   b. 16 Dec 1682, "Cliffs" Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1725, Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     6. Benjamin Harris,   b. 18 Oct 1685, "Cliffs" Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1725, Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     7. William Harris,   b. 10 Feb 1688/89, "Cliffs" Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1732, Calvert County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     8. Eleanor Harris,   b. 15 Apr 1691, "Cliffs" Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1755, Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F18747  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Harris, William, "Of the Clifts," Calvert County, 25th Mar., 1697; 2nd May, 1698.
      To wife Eliza:, "Diecing" during life.
      To eld. son Richard and hrs., "Diecing" afsd. at death of wife.
      To 2nd son George and hrs., "Illingsworth's Fortune."
      To 3rd son Joseph and 4th son Benjamin jointly and their hrs., "Frankford," Talbot Co.
      To young, son William, 400 A., part of "Friendship," Balto. Co.
      To dau. Ellinor and hrs., 200 A., residue of "Friendship."
      To Christin, personalty.
      Exs.: Wife and 2 eld. sons afsd., viz., Richard and George.
      Overseers: Rich'd Johns, Geo. Royston.
      Test: Nath'l Dare, Dorothy Oliver, Wm. Harris. 6. 390.
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      William Harris 16.233 I Jul 23 1698
      Appraisers: John Leech, Jr., James Heighes.
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      William Harris 23.104 A CA 466.17.3 233.15.6 Feb 1 1702
      Received from: John Taylor.
      Payments to: John Hance, Charles Tracey (insolvent), Capt. William Taylard.
      Legatees: Elisabeth Harris, Christian Harris, Richard Harris, accountant.
      Executor: George Harris (son and only surviving executor).
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      William Harris 3.362 A CA 317.5.8 Jul 7 1721
      Legatees: Joseph Harris, Benjamin Harris, William Harris, William Ellt & his wife Elinor Ellt.
      Executor: George Harris (son, surviving executor).
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      Dr. Owen Griffith 4.210 I CA #20775 Feb 26 1676
      Appraisers: Henry Jowles, James Mackall.
      List of debts: Humphrey Waters, Robert Blinckhorne, Robert Taylor, William Harris, Peter Oakeley, John Clarke, Daniell Rawlins, Anthony Morley, Henry Easterly, Nathan Dawes, James Veitch, William Gamball, Richard Bartholomew, William Turner, Edward Good, George Sealing, John Barker, George Noakes, Solomon Thomas, Samuel Vines, Thomas Padget, Ambrose Bigges, Christopher Avery, Francis Hutchins, Marke Clare, Edward Gibbs, Richard Johns, Richard Ladd, John Goff, James Mackall, William Parker, Robert Taylor, William Sharpe, John Sunderland, Henry Kent, Robert Taylor, Samuel Taylor, Nicholas Butterum, Tobias Myles, Richard Robinson, James Hall, Rowland, Henry Barnes.
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      Owen Griffith 6.275 A CA #20775 #20990 Aug 5 1679
      Payments to: Arthur Young, William Trego, Mr. John Darnall, George Parker (attorney), John Gary, Henry Barnes, Mr. Houseton, Mr. Thomas Banks, Thomas Cosden, William Sharpe, Mr. Harris, Humphrey Water, Edward Good, George Cokes, Thomas Pagett, Ambrose Biggs, Christopher Avery, Francis Hutchings, Edward Gibbs, Richard Johns, John Sunderland, Capt. Richard Ladd, James Macall.
      Executors: Francis Malden, Henry Barnes.
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      Guy White 3.111 I CA #36471 Nov 21 1676 Mar 2 1676
      Servants mentioned: George Enoe, Thomas James.
      Appraisers: William King, John Hall.
      List of debts: John Hall, John Miles, William Bold, Richard Meakins, Peter Archer, William Pattison, William Jelfe, William King to Isaac Foxcroft, Nathaniell Sprigg, John Browne, Edward Crockett, Francis Gunby, John Nutthall, Henry Everard, Philip Bogus, William Kilby, Francis Bennet, William Harris, Henry Hemans, Henry Smart, Thomas Angelis, Richard Sturton, Francis Collier, Capt. Thomas Cleget, John Hambleton, Capt. John Quigley, John Offley, William Dare.
      Executrix: Sarah Evans (relict).
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      Guy White 7A.177 A CA #36472 #44347 Aug 4 1680
      A second inventory was filed, in the amount of #7125.
      Received from: Jasper Allen, John Baker.
      Payments to: Thomas Wintle, William Jeffs & William Hamman, Mr. Richard Keene, John Sydburry, John Bracket, John Ascomb, Thomas Bowdle (administrator of John Martin), John Griggs, John Baker, Mr. Thomas Bankes.
      Payments to (dead, runaway, out of province): Henry Haman, Henry Smart, Nicholas Sturton, William Kelby, Francis Gunby, Philip Bogges, Thomas Aingell, Francis Bennet, William Harris, Francis Collier, Thomas Cleget, Capt. John Quigley, William Dayer.
      Executrix: Sarah Evans (relict), wife of John Evans.
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      John Staines (merchant) 7C.276 A CA #22231 #28752 Sep 7 1682
      (also John Staynes)
      Mentions: George Parker attorney for Charles Harford.
      Received from: Capt. Richard Ladd, Richard Pollard, Mr. Michaell Allen, Mr. Peter Browne, William Harris, Mr. John Baker, John Scott, Nicholas Painter,
      Payments to: Col. Henry Jowles, John Baker, John Boone, Robert Webb, Capt. Richard Ladd for a suit by Higgin, Thomas Bankes, William Melton, Thomas Sterling, William Barnett, Mr. Nicholas Painter, Richard Durham, Richard Johns, William Harris, Richard Pollard, Henry Mitchell, John Sunderland, Michaell Higgins, Arthur Carlton, Daniell Bloyes, Francis Davies, Edward Pinn, Philip Burges & Zachariah Deorson, Capt. Samuell Bourne, Mr. Robert Skinner from Salomon Thomas.
      Administrator: John Hance (planter).
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      Robert Jones 8.345 I CA 41.4.10 Jun 11 1685
      The inventory also included #46378.
      Appraisers: Francis Freman, Bassill Warring.
      List of debts: George Hussey, Frances Swinfen, Symon Edwards, James Veitch, Richard Johns, Thomas Arnold, Thomas Courtney, Michell Lane, James Crauford, William Morgan, Maj. Nicholas Sewell, Frances Collier, William Mansfield, Peter Hack, Augustin Herman, Maj. Thomas Truman, Job Evans, Capt. Thomas Price, George Yates, Nicholas Territt, Thomas Guilick, Charles Partis, John Lewellin, Capt. Ninian Beall, Frances Partis, George Spicer, John Ring, Henry Jeffer, Samuell Goozey, Thomas Binkes, Nicholas Butrum, Maj. Charles Butler, George Parker, Thomas Bankes, Thomas Hinton, Thomas Hinton of head of Bay, John Brome, John Darnell, Esq., James Ellis, William Harris, Lawrence Bedinfield, Edmond Odwier, James Hale, Henry Brent, Thomas Hearn, William Barnett, George Hilland, James Picket, Col. Henry Jowles, Jacob Hernia,
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      Dr. Edward Martin 8.431 I CA #87429 Feb 23 1685
      Appraisers: Thomas Courtney, John Wiseman.
      List of debts: Joseph Sone, Mr. John Lewellin, Frances Boone, Thomas Banckes, William Harris, Phill. Lynes, Mr. John Griggs, Roger Green, Mr. Thomas Dorsy, Mr. Thomas Ganan, Roger Brooke, Madam Jane Calvert, Anthony Evans, Henry Dredly, John Woodard, Nicholas Baly, John Broome, Roger Screen, John Cooper, Mr. John Darnall, James Cloning, Thomas Parsley, William Kerby, Henry Maddowall, Roo. calwell, Mr. Flew Eden, Maj. Nicholas Sewell, Thomas Pew, Mr. George Buttler, Robert Ardis, Thomas Gruning, Thomas Price, Thomas Binckes, Edward Horne, Thomas Dorsey, Thomas Bankes, Henry Hopfull, William Best, Margret Stagg, Col. Henry Darnall, Robert Clarke, Peter Surges, Richard Keen, James Lumsey, Gilbert Turberfeild, William Halsey, Thomas Cortney, John Greegs, William Cranes, Nicholas Fountaine, Roger Brooke, Col. Henry Darnall, Madam Jane Calvert, Henry Exon, Marmaduke Sims, Hugh Hopefull, Thomas Sprigg, Arthur Yeaings, Capt. Richard Ladd, Samuel & Nathan Ascome, Frances Catterson, William Blackstone, William Starney, George Tompson.

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