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

Thomas Beale

Male 1700 - 1777  (77 years)


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  • Name Thomas Beale 
    Born 1700  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Jun 1777  Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I039649  Tree1
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 

    Family Mary Griggs,   b. Bef 1730, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1790, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 60 years) 
    Married Bef 1745  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Beale,   b. Bef 1745, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1810, Columbia County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 67 years)
     2. Female Beale,   b. Bef 1752, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1782, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 30 years)
     3. William Beale,   b. Bef 1753, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1812, Columbia County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 59 years)
     4. Charles D. Beale,   b. Bef 1758, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1793, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 35 years)
     5. Elizabeth Beale,   b. Bef 1758, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1810, Durham Parish, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 52 years)
     6. Female Beale,   b. Abt 1758, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1800, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years)
     7. Anne Beale,   b. Bef 1760, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1814, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 54 years)
     8. Esther Beale,   b. Bef 1755, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1819, Port Tobacco Parish, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 64 years)
     9. Sarah Beale,   b. Aft 1761, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Martha Beale,   b. Aft 1761, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Mildred Beale,   b. Aft 1761, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. John Beale,   b. Aft 1761, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1792, Fairfax County, Virgina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 31 years)
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F01554  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      9/18/1752: Deposition of Thomas Beale, age 52, of CC. (Maryland
      Deponents, Vol. 3).
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      Charles County MD Will Book 1777-1780; Page 28.
      Thomas Beal's Will. I, Thomas Beale of CC, am sick and weak in body but of sound and disposing mind and memory.
      To my son-in-law John Barker - part of my land called Guisberry, bounded by the White Marsh below sd Barker's house, thence to Piscataway Road, land called Carrot bed.
      To my son Charles Beale - the rest of my part of Guisberry.
      To my son Thomas Beale - 80 acres lying on the far side of John Barker's part, as above, being part of Carrot bed Enlarged, and whereon my sd son Thomas now dwells.
      To my wife Mary Beale and my son John Beale and my daughters Sarah, Martha, Anne, Mildred, and Esther Beale - the use and occupation, jointly, of the rest of my lands, with the several houses and improvements thereon, on the following terms: to wife Mary, so long as she remains unmarried after my death and to my sd daughters so long as they are unmarried after my death, and in case of the marriage of my wife and daughters, their part to be occupied by the others, and in case my son John should marry and his wife should prove, in her behavior, disagreeable to my sd wife and daughters or the majority of them, which must be determined by their vote, in that case, for the sake of peace, sd John should build a house for him and his wife to live in on some part of sd land, at not a less distance than 200 yards from my now dwelling house, and after the death or marriage of my wife and daughters, 1 give the land afd to my sd son John.
      To my granddaughter Elizabeth Beale - 1 2-year-old heifer and its increase.
      To my granddaughter Martha Parker - 1 2-year-old heifer and its increase.
      To my granddaughter Elizabeth Slaytor - 1 2-year-old heifer and its increase.
      To my wife Mary and my sd 5 daughters - the rest of my personal estate, to be equally divided between them. Executrix: my wife Mary. Signed Apr 29, 1777 - Thomas (X his mark) Beale. Wit - Smallwood Thomson, John (X his mark) Slaytor, Elijah (A his mark) Athey.
      Jun 27, 1777 came all 3 witnesses of the will of Thomas Beale, deceased, and made oath that they saw the testator sign and seal the same. Probate was taken, and Mary Beale, the widow, and William Beale, the heir at law to the deceased, being present, did not object. The widow agreed to stand by only that part of the will concerned with real estate, and that she claims her dower or third part, of the personal estate.
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      Charles County MD Will Book 1777-1780; Page 26. on Jun 27, 1777, Letters of Administration were granted on the estate of Thomas Beale, to Mary Beale, the executrix appointed by the will of sd Thomas Beale,
      Securities = Richard Willet and Charles Beale of CC. Bond = 200 Appraisers: Peter Dent and Thomas Smallwood Jr. On Sep 20, 1777, recd the inventory appraised at 262 7 shillings 11 pence
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      Charles County MD Will Book 1777-1780; Page 62. Thomas Beal's Inventory. Sep 20, 1777. Inventory by Mary Beale, the executrix of Thomas Beale, Appraised by us on Sep 6, 1777, Inventory includes 2 feather beds, 5 old flagg chairs, 18 sheep, 2 barrows, 5 sows, 21 shoats, 3 pigs, 1 steer, 6 cows, 6 horses, 1 heifer, 4 yearlings, 1 calf, 1 mare, 1 colt; 1 Negro man named Lemon 20 years old), 1 Negro wench named Mary Ann (25 years old). Total: 262 7 shillings 11 pence. Signed - Peter Dent, Thos Smallwood Jr. Relations: William Beale, Charles D Beale_ Joseph Aderton - Creditor. Thomas Claget - the other greatest and only creditor is at this time at Camp,
      Proved on Sep 20, 1777 by Mary Beale, executrix of Thomas Beale, deceased, late of CC.
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      Charles County MD Will Book 1777-1780; Page 239. Thomas Beal' s Final Account, October 31, 1778. The account of Mary Beale, executrix of Thomas Beale late of CC deceased, viz
      Debts include: inventory of sd deceased's estate, exhibited into Orphan Court on September 20, 1777, amounting to 262 7 shillings 11 pence; tobacco left by the deceased; money received of Elijah Athey; 2 barrels of corn, sold more than the family used; leather for 4 pair of shoes. The whole amount: 447 9 shillings 4.75 pence.
      Disbursements went to: Thomas Claget; William Hanson, Sheriff, for three levies; Walter Hanson, Register, for letters and recording will and for recording inventory and for stating, passing, and recording this account- Balance to be disposed according to the deceased's will: 419 8 shillings 10.75 pence.
      Final Account: 447 9 shillings 4,75 pence.
      Securities: Richard Willet and Charles Beale of CC.
      Representatives: the widow and five children at age, Proved on October 31, 1778 by Mary Beale, the accountant afd.
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      Charles County Land Record Book A#2, 1752-1756; Page (193). May 25, 1754 from Mathew Compton of CC, planter, and Rachael, his wife, to Thomas Beall of CC, planter, for 6229 lbs of tobacco, part of a tract of land called Gisbrough, lying in CC, and bounded by Mathew Martain, containing about 164 acres. Signed - Mathew Compton, Rachael (R her mark) Compton. Wit - Jno Winter, Jas Nivison. Rachael Compton also acknowledged this deed. Recorded Jun 17, 1754.
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      Charles County Land Record Book A#2, 1752-1756; Page (195). May 25, 1754 from Mathew Compton of CC, planter, and Rachael, his wife, to Mathew Martain of CC, planter, for 7123 lbs of tobacco, part of a tract of land called Gisbrough, lying in CC, bounded by the Sanddy field Branch, Edelen's line, containing and laid out for about 56 acres. Signed - Mathew Compton, Rachel (R her mark) Compton. Wit - Jno Winter, Jas Nivison. Rachael Compton relinquished her right of dower to the lands within mentioned. Recorded Jun 17, 1754.
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      Charles County Land Record Book A#2, 1752-1756; Page (197). May 25, 1754 from Mathew Compton of CC, planter, and Rachael, his wife, to Richard Slater of CC, carpenter, far 1898 lbs of tobacco, part of a tract of land called Gisbrough, lying in CC, bounded by the run of Sanddy old field Branch, containing and laid out for about 50 acres.
      Signed - Mathew Compton, Rachael (R her mark) Compton. Wit -
      Jno Winter, Jas Nivison. Rachael Compton also acknowledged this deed. Recorded Jun 17, 1754.
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 314-82: GUISBOROUGH: 370 acres; Possession of - 370 Acres - Howard, Edmund : Surveyed 29 May 1689 for William Dent beginning at a bound gum the end of the S.W. line of Bennett Hoskins land called FRIENDSHIP: Other Tracts Mentioned: FRIENDSHIP;
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 425-332: CARROT BED: 117 acres; Possession of - 117 Acres - Maddox, John: Surveyed 7 April 1731 for John Maddox lying between the land of William Clements and William Howard and Patented to said Maddox, 3 Aug 1736.: {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, 117 Acres - Thomas Beale from John Maddox; 1 Aug 1737,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 441-449: CARROT BED ENLARGED: 40 acres; Possession of - 40 Acres - Beale, Thomas: Surveyed for Thomas Beale, 26 Nov 1742 lying between his own land and the lands of William Clements Sr., beginning at a bounded white oak standing on the South side of a [?]: Other notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.},
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 442-451: CARROT BED ENLARGED: 50 acres; Possession of - 50 Acres - Gray, James: Surveyed 2 Feb 1742 for James Gray adjoining to his own land on the West side thereof beginning at a bounded white oak, the beginning tree of the Miery [?] Branch, patented 30 Aug 1743: Other notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.},

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