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

Samuel Harrison

Male 1679 - 1733  (54 years)


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  • Name Samuel Harrison 
    Born 1 May 1679  West River MM, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Jul 1733  Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I031527  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 

    Father Richard Harrison,   b. Bef 1659,   d. 15 Feb 1716/17, Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 58 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Smith,   b. Bef 1659, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1693/94, West River MM, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 35 years) 
    Married Abt 1678  West River MM, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14011  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Hall,   b. 28 Jul 1694, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1741/42, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 1711  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Richard Harrison,   b. Between 1714 and 1715, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1761, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years)
     2. Elisha Harrison,   b. Between 1723 and 1731, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1773, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years)
     3. Benjamin Harrison,   b. Between 1724 and 1731, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1776, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years)
     4. Sarah Harrison,   b. Bef 1725, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Elizabeth Harrison,   b. Bef 1726, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Mary Harrison,   b. Aft 1726, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Samuel Harrison,   b. Aft 1727, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1761, Calvert County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 32 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F03625  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Harrison, Samuel, A. A. Co., 27th Mch 1733 ; 20th July, 1733.
      To son Benjamin and hrs., 1342 A. in Herring Creek swamp; and personalty.
      To son Elisha and hrs., part of land in Calvert Co. on Patuxent R., formerly. John Abington's, bought of brother and
      adjoining to land of William Holland (for desc. see will) ; and personalty.
      To son Samuel and hrs., residue of Abington Manner and "Dowsdale;" should either of sons Samuel or Elisha die
      during minority survivor to inherit portion of deceased; and personalty.
      To eld. son Richard and hrs,, dwelling plantation, --, all lands given testator by father ---, including also part of "Hunt's
      Mount" and part of "Hunt's Chance" bought by testator, mill land, mill, etc. ; sd. son dying during minority eld. surviving son of testator to inherit portion of son Richard, and lands given to the sd. survivor to be divided between young.
      sons and their hrs.; and personalty.
      To wife Sarah, dwelling house with 1/2 plantation and1/2 profits of water-mill during widowhood, also use of plantation on Gott's Creek, 300 A., "Morley Lott" and 200 A. of "Abington Mannor" during life. Household goods, plate, etc., to
      be appraised, wife and son Richard to pay half the appraised value to 2 sons Samuel and Benjamin; and personalty.
      daus. Sarah, Elizabeth and_ Mary, personalty when of age.
      Residue of estate to be divided between wife and 3 sons Richard, Samuel and Benjamin; sons to be of age at 20, daus. at 18 yrs.
      Exs.: Wife and son Richard.
      Test : Dr. John Hamilton, Richard Hall, Elihu Hall,_ Skipwith Coale. 20.808.
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      Samuel Harrison 18.520 AA 334.13.10 Jan 30 1733 Mar 5 1734
      Appraisers: John Smith, Josias Towgood.
      Executors: Sarah Harrison (Quaker), Richard Harrison (Quaker).
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      Samuel Harrison 14.88 A 282.9.4 Dec 26 1735
      Received from: Philip Smith, Joseph Adams, Samuel Hyde.
      Payments to: Joseph & Edward Bezely (merchants in London), John Hanbury, James Weems.
      Mentions: family (unnamed).
      Executors: Sarah Harrison (Quaker), Richard Harrison (Quaker).
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      Samuel Harrison (gentleman) 12.731 A AA 3060.10.2 79.13.3 Mar 5 1734
      A second inventory is cited in the amount of 334.13.10.
      Payments to: Dr. John Hamilton, John Galloway, Col. Leonard Hollyday, Thomas Hewitt (merchant in London}.
      Executors: Sarah Harrison (widow, Quaker), Richard Harrison (gentleman, Quaker).
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      Harrlson, Rich'd, Calvert County, 10th Sept., 1713; 15th Feb., 1716-17.
      To wife Elizabeth, during life, dwelling plantation and lands, 350 A., "Hornisham," 30 A., part of "Popingay" bought of Benja. Chew, and 48 A., "Harrison's Pasture."
      To son Samuell and hrs., 1342 A. nr. Herring's Creek, on bay viz., "Holland's Hills," "Benjamin's Choyce," "Benjamin's Addition" "Bednall Green,". "Marley Lott," and "Harrison's Lott"; also, water-mill and 100 A. mill land, 136 A., "Birckhead's Eight," lately bought of Abraham Birckhead, and part of "Birckhead's Lott," bought of Solomon Birckhead.
      To son Richard and hrs., "Abbington Manor," and "Dowlsdall," nr. Patuxent River, in Calvert Co.
      To grandson Rich'd Lane and hrs., at decease of wife afsd., lands devised her, and 96 1/2 A., part of "Birckhead's Lott" 100 A., "Gramer 's Chance."
      To grandson Harrison Lane and hrs., residue of "Birckhead's Lott" and personalty.
      To grandsons Sam'll and Joseph Lane and their hrs., residue of 600 A,, "Gramer's Chance" and land adjoining; also, 200 A., part of "Birckhead's Chance," in A. A. County, bought of Abraham Birckhead.
      To grandson Benja. Lane and hrs., 300 A., "Pork Hall." 300 A. on n. branch Patuxsent, in Prince George's Co.
      To dau. Mary Chew, wife of Sam'll Chew, Jr., and dau. Eliza:, wife of Jno. Chew, and their male hrs., 800 A., "Hall's Lott" and "Hall's Choice," in Cecil Co.
      To Sarah Lane, dau.-in-law Eliza: Bond and to Elizabeth Chew, widow of Joseph Chew, to the poor Quakers on western shore and to the poor of Herring Creek, personalty.
      To wife afsd., 1/3 of residue; balance to be divided between son Samuell, ex., and son Rich'd and their hrs.
      Overseers: Rich'd Johns, Sr., Wm. Richardson, Sr.
      Test: Nehemiah Birckhead, Henry Child, Richd. Bond, Dan'll Robertson. 14. 142.
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      Daniel Carroll 36.500 A FR 2794.0.0 42.2.10 Oct 14 1754
      The amount of the accounts also included 1.12.11 in sterling.
      Received from: Christopher Lowndes, John Campbell, Benjamin Berry, Jr., William Nicholls, Anne Ford, Richard & Samuel Harrison, Henry Wright Crabb, Lingan Wilson, James Riggs, Susannah Jobson, David Scott, Ignatius Diggs, Thomas Digs, Samuel Magruder, Thomas Nicholls, Jr., Thomas Nicholls, Sr., Jonathon
      Siminsonds, Richard Siminsonds, John Lamar, Thomas Clark, Benjamin Brooks & Mary Townley, James Colmore.
      Payments to: Jane Grimshaw, David Linn, Christopher Lowndes for Lord Baltimore in Prince George's County, Dr. David Rose, John Darnall for Lord Baltimore, Margaret Dick paid to Clement Hill, Robert Bradley, Robert Perle, Samuel Roundell, James Dick, MM Wardrop & Graham, Elisabeth Harding, Thomas Cessford.
      Executrix: Eleanor Carroll.
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      Harrison's Security, 1342 Acres; Certificate
      Developer/Owner: Harrison, Samuell 1718 Patent Record FF 7, p. 356 0 0 MSA S 1581-2176
      Harrison's Security, 1342 Acres; Patent
      Developer/Owner: Harrison, Samuell 1718 Patent Record FF 7, p. 360 0 0 MSA S 1581-2177
      Harrison's Security, 1342 Acres; Patent
      Developer/Owner: Harrison, Samuell 1718 Patent Record CE 1, p. 286 0 0 MSA S 1581-2178
      Harrisons Security, Samuel Harrison, 1342 Acres 1720/09/16 Patented Certificate 677 7 0 MSA S 1189-714
      Harrison's Chance, 183 Acres; Unpatented Certificate
      Developer/Owner: Harrison, Samuel 1724 Unpatented Certificate 226 0 0 MSA S 1581-2167
      Addition, Samuel Harrison, 15 Acres 1724/04/25 Patented Certificate 9 3 0 MSA S 1189-13
      Harrisons Chance, Samuel Harrison, 183 Acres 1724/12/29 Unpatented Certificate 226 3 0 MSA S 1212-229
      Addition, 15 Acres; Certificate
      Developer/Owner: Harrison, Samuel 1725 Patent Record IL A, p. 605 0 0 MSA S 1581-67
      Addition, 15 Acres; Patent
      Developer/Owner: Harrison, Samuel 1725 Patent Record PL 6, p. 116 0 0 MSA S 1581-68
      ===
      Richard Johns 11.1 A CA 2167.16.11 1528.8.1 May 20 1731
      List of debts: Peter Sawell, Jacob Stallins, William Wootton, Joseph Harris, Samuel Harrison, Nathaniel Giles, Daniel Emory, Robert Heigh, Francis Wasson, Anthony Conwill, Edward Reynolds, James Freeland, Josiah Mace, George Harris, William Benson, John Meekins, Benjamin Harris, Rebecca Royston, Thomas Manning, John Lavile, Levin Denwood, Samuel Chew, Sr., Mordecai Moor, Samuel Galloway, Sr., Col. William Holland, Robert Nye, Elisabeth Chew.
      Payments to: Samuel Chew for balance of account between deceased and Samuel Chew, Jr. attorney for William Sibbalds granted against the estate of Samuel Groom, Jonathon Scarth (merchant in London) paid to Isaac Scarth, William Fishbourne, estate of George Plater, Esq. paid to John Rousby, Esq., John Chew, John Pierreuille, Alexander Parran, Thomas Docwra, Thomas Preston, Charles Carroll, Thomas Towson, James Duke, Col. John Smith due from deceased as executor of David Morgan, Sr., Thomas Hunt (his filial portion of estate of John Hunt (deceased was executor)), paid to George Harris, Elihu Hall, Abraham Downe, John Beckett, John Derrumple, John Mills, Robert Freeland, William Kidd,
      William Talbott, Thomas Tongue, Henry Clarke.
      Legatees: paid to George Harris, Elisabeth Coale.
      Administrator/Executor: Isaac Johns (Quaker).
      ===
      Lane, Richard, mcht., Calvert Co., 5th , 1741; 4th Aug., 1741.
      To son Samuel, 100 A. mill land "Gravers Chance" given testator by his grandfather Richard Harrison, also "Brawsley Hall" which testator inherited from his bro. Samuel.
      To son Richard Harrison and hrs., dwelling plantation lying to the s. of land sold by testator to his uncle Samuel Harrison.
      To son Benjamin and hrs., residue of real estate.
      To daus. Sarah, Mary, Elizabeth, Frances Towgood and Rachel and hrs., residue of estate bounded on s. by land belonging to Ephriam Govers.
      To bro. D. Weems, personalty.
      Testator desires that present tenants remain on land and their rents be paid to Samuel Hyde, merchant, in London until child. afsd. come of age.
      Extx.: Dau. Sarah.
      Overseer: Bro. unnamed
      Test: Nath Lane, James Parker, John Carr. 22. 374.

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