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

Margaret Sellman

Female Abt 1684 - 1762  (~ 78 years)


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  • Name Margaret Sellman 
    Born Abt 1684  Accomack County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 9 Jun 1762  Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I033505  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2020 

    Father John Sellman,   b. 1645, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1707/08, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Brashears,   b. 1660, Nansemond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1727/28, All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married Abt 1677  Accomack County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F07018  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Benjamin Williams,   b. Bef 1671, All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1732, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 61 years) 
    Married 17 Aug 1704  All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joseph Williams,   b. Abt 1706, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1736, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years)
     2. Mary Williams,   b. 22 Feb 1710/11, All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Benjamin Williams,   b. 16 Aug 1713, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. William Williams,   b. 22 Aug 1714, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Margaret Williams,   b. 16 Jan 1727/28, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1762, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 35 years)
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F19836  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Edward Gaither,   b. 28 Jun 1689, All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1741, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 19 Sep 1734  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F13367  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      GAITHER, MARGARET, Anne Arundel Co. 7 May, 1762; 9 Jun, 1762
      To dau. Margaret Howard, wife of Joseph Howard, and their 5 children: Margaret, Joseph, Margery and Benjamin Howard, the 3 following tracts: pt. of tract called Foreland, 100 A.; Plumpton, 280 A.; The Plains 120, 500 A.
      Ex: Son-in-law Joseph. 31. 680
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      Mrs. Margaret Gaither 84.203 AA 1.8.6 Aug 29 1764 Oct 1 1764
      Appraisers: John Ijams, Robert Welch.
      Creditors: James Dick attorney for John Buchanan, James Dick.
      Next of kin: Benjamin Williams, James Sellman.
      Executor: Joseph Howard.
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      Margaret Gaither 4.61 D AA 638.7.2 Oct 1 1764
      Sureties: Henry Howard, Edward Gaither.
      Distribution to (equally): Margaret (daughter) wife of Joseph Howard, their 4 children: Margaret Howard, Joseph Howard, Margery Howard, Benjamin Howard. Executor: Joseph Howard, Sr.
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      Sellman, John,A. A. Co.,10th July, 1707; 28th Feb., 1707.
      To son John and hrs., "The Fox Pond Neck" and part of "Champ's Adventure" on n. side Cattaile Meadow Branch.
      To son William and hrs., 300 A., part of "Mereton's Lott"in Balto. Co. on Binham's Branch of Bush R.
      To son Sellman and hrs., residue of "Champ's Adventure," also dwelling plantation, part of "Corell's Folly" at decease of wife.
      To dau. Mary and hrs., residue of "Mereton's Lot" afsd., and lacking hrs. to descend to hrs. of dau. Margaret.
      To dau. Ruth and hrs., "Middle Jenifer" on Middle R.
      To dau. Margaret, personalty.
      Sons William and Lawrence to remain with their mother during minority.
      Desires gifts of lambs to grandson and granddau, Eliza: Gray shall be recorded.
      Exs.: Wife and sons John and William.
      Test: Thomas Jacks, Eliza: Jacks. 12. 206.
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      Benjamin Williams 17.23 A AA 257.15.5 132.17.0 Jan 23 1738
      Received from: Mr. Colebatch, Francis Day, Stephen Higgens, Rachel Welsh, John
      Sappington, William Hunt.
      Payments to: William Hunt (merchant in London), William Chapman, Samuel Day, John Welch paid to Richard Snowden.
      Legatees: Mary (daughter), wife of John Cheney, Jr., Joseph Williams (son).
      Executrix: Margarett Gaither, wife of Edward Gaither

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