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

Elizabeth Cheney

Female 1652 - Aft 1726  (> 75 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Cheney 
    Born 30 Oct 1652  South River, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1726  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I045945  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 

    Father Richard Cheney,   b. 1625, Woolwich, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 6 Mar 1685/86 and 16 Aug 1688, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Charity Wood,   b. 20 Nov 1628, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1668, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married Bef 1649  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13472  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Ijams,   b. Abt 1640, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1703, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Married 1 Mar 1674/75  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Ijams,   b. 1671, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1742, All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 70 years)
     2. William Ijams,   b. 1671, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1738, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. Richard Ijams,   b. 1673, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1761, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     4. Susannah Ijams,   b. Abt 1677, All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1753, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years)
     5. George Ijams,   b. Aft 1680, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Hester Ijams,   b. Bef 1692, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F06645  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Cheiney, Richard, Sr., A. A_ Co., 6th Mch., 1685-6;
      To eld, son Richard, ex., and hrs., 250 A., "Cheine's Rest," on South R
      To 2 sons, viz., Thomas and Charles, at 16 yrs. of age, "Resolution; " sd. sons to be in charge of eld. son Richard afsd. and son-in-law John Jacobs and his wife.
      To daus., viz., Mary, Eliza:, and Ann, personalty.
      To wife (unnamed), dower rights.
      Test: Wm. Burgess, Wm. Cocks. 4. 311
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      Richard Cheney 29.256 A AA 203.7.6 16.2.5 Jun 17 1709
      Payments to: Elisabeth Iiams, John Jacob, Jr., Joseph Burton, Ralph Bazill, Charles Tilley, Richard Duckett, John Gresham, Jr., Mr. Taylard, Thomas Bordley.
      Mentions: children (unnamed)--most of them of age.
      Administratrix: Mrs. Mary Cheney.
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      1 Mar 1674; Deed of Gift from Richard Cheyney the Elder of South River, Anne Arundel Co. and wife to William Ijams, planter of South River and Elizabeth his wife; to son-in-law William Ijams and dau. Eliza, now wife of William !jams; 100 acres of Cheyney's Resolution; /s/ Richard Cheyney (mark); re-recorded at request of Elizabeth (jams, relict of William Ijams, dec'd (AALR H1.50)
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      Will of WILLIAM liams, Anne Arundel Co.; written 16 Feb 1698/9; probate 10 Nov 1703
      To eldest son William, 5s
      To dau. Elizabeth Duvall, 5s
      To son Richard and hrs., 100 acres of land near the Patuxent River in Prince George's Co.
      To young son George, 100 acres of land on the south side of Western Run
      To wife Elizabeth, her dower rights
      Residuary estate to children Richard, George, Hester and Susannah
      Wit: Clement Davies, Richard Chaney, John Robertson and Robert Davis (Wills 3.122- AAG)
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      William liams, Anne Arundel Co.; account; 45.7.10; 16.13.11; 7 Feb 1706; extx. Elisabeth liams (I&A 26.150)

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