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

Samuel Waters

Male 1726 - 1780  (54 years)


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  • Name Samuel Waters 
    Born 28 Jan 1725/26  Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Oct 1780  Montgomery County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I046104  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 

    Father John Waters,   b. 10 May 1698, Queen Anne's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1774, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Charity Ijams,   b. 1707, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Nov 1768, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 61 years) 
    Married 28 Jan 1724/25  All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13974  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Burton,   b. Abt 1730, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1747  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Waters,   b. Bef 1764, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1780, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 18 years)
     2. Cresay Waters,   b. Bef 1760, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Josephas Burton Waters,   b. Bef 1760, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1780, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 22 years)
     4. Plummer Waters,   b. Bef 1759, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1780, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 23 years)
     5. Mary Waters,   b. Bef 1760, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1780, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 22 years)
     6. Sarah Waters,   b. Bef 1760, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1780, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 22 years)
     7. Susannah Waters,   b. Bef 1760, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1780, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 22 years)
     8. Rebecca Waters,   b. Aft 1764, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1780, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 16 years)
     9. Artridge Waters,   b. Bef 1760, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1780, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 22 years)
     10. Anne Waters,   b. Bef 1760, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1780, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 22 years)
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F24866  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Montgomery County, Md Wills
      WATERS, SAMUEL L B f 1 13 Apr 1780
      L 1 p 75 10 Oct 1780
      Son: Josephas Burton Waters - "Waters Luck" where James Fosset now lives, surveying instruments
      Son: Plummer Waters
      Grandson: Thomas Waters, son of Plummer Waters - pt. of "Maiden's Fancy"
      Dau: Cresay Waters - pt. of "Maiden's Fancy"
      Daus: Mary Williams, Sarah Waters, Susannah Waters, Rebekah Waters (minor), Artridge Waters (minor), Ann, Elizabeth Cheney
      Testator's father John Waters gave pt. "Water's Purchase" to testator's sister Elizabeth Waters
      Exs: Son Josephas Burton Waters and dau. Cresay Waters
      Wit: Thomas Beall, Jacob Aldridge, Benjamin Owens, Jr., John Aldridge
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      BARTON, WILLIAM ELLEN, Frederick Co. 1 Mar, 1762; 11 May, 1762
      Give tract called Content, and one called The Resurvey, between sons Joseph Walker Barton (or Burton), William Burton, Isaac Burton and Joshua Burton, to be divided amongst them, share alike.
      To sons Basill and Jacob Burton, and dau. Drusilla Burton, land whereon I live, and for which I now pay quit rents for the name, Foxden, all that pt. of the afsd. land that lays between a branch called Spire Branch and a branch called Richardson's Branch, unto sd. dau. Drusilla and her hrs. forever. The remaining pt. of sd. lands, to sons Basill and Jacob.
      Exs: Sons-in-law Samuel Waters and Edward Browning. In the bequests to sons Basil and Jacob and dau. Drusilla, the word "land" is inserted between the 3rd and 4th line.
      Wit: John Lashear, William Wates, Thomas Waters. 31. 587
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      William Ellen Burton 79.80 FR 107.14.2 Oct 8 1762 Nov 18 1762
      Appraisers: Thomas Snowden, Samuel Richardson.
      Creditors: Richard Snowden, Richard Henderson for John Glassford & Co., David Ross for Jo. Henrit & Campbell.
      Next of kin: Joseph Burton, William Burton.
      Executor: Samuel Waters (son of John Waters).
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      Montgomery County Land Records, 1777-1781; Liber A1, Page 160. Division of lands, recorded at the request of Samuel Waters, Thomas Waters, and Arnold Waters. Jul 13, 1778. The certificates and plats of the tract of land called Maidens Fancy and part of the tract of land called Waters' Purchase, now in possession of Samuel Waters, William Waters, Thomas Waters, and Arnold Waters, with the several divisions therein made, showing each of us with our distinct part or parts of the aid lands, being agreeable to the will of our father, John Waters (late of Prince George's County). In order to secure each of us in the peaceable enjoyment of our sd part or parts of the afd lands, we hereby mutually agree that the afd division shall stand, beginning for Samuel Waters' part of Madens Fancy at the 2nd boundary of sd land, containing about 280 acres, beginning for William Waters' part of Maidens Fancy at a white oak, the beginning tree of the sd tract, containing about 200 acres, beginning for the surplus land in the tract of land called Madens Fancy (the joint right of Samuel Waters and Arnold Waters, executors to their father's estate) containing about 241/1 acres, beginning for Samuel Waters' part of the tract of land called Waters' Purchase, beginning at the beginning tree of sd tract, then N 19 degrees E 175 perches to a bounded white oak near the River Patuxent, to the beginning tree of Maidens Fancy, part of the sd tract called Waters' Purchase (conveyed heretofore to the afd Samuel Waters by his father, John Waters), containing about 150 acres, beginning for Thomas Waters' part of Waters' Purchase (called Indian Towne) to the River Patuxent, containing about 200 acres, beginning for the surplus land in the tract called Waters' Purchase (the joint right of Samuel Waters and Arnold Waters, executors to their father's estate) to the River Patuxent, containing about 181 1/2 acres. Signed - Samuel Waters, Thomas Waters, Arnold Waters. Wit - Edwd Burgess, Walter Beall. [Plat map follows]. Recorded Aug 14, 1778.
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      Montgomery County Land Records, 1777-1781; Liber A1, Page 163. Know that I, Samuel Waters of M, for 5 shillings sterling, and for the love that I have for my son, Josephas Burton Waters of M, and for divers other good causes, I have given sd Josephas Burton Waters a part of a tract of land called Waters Purchase, in M, and beginning at the end of the 2nd line of a tract of land called Mothers Gift, which 2nd line begins at a tract of land called Bear Neck, and likewise, the beginning of Waters Purchase, containing and now laid out for about 52 acres. Likewise, another tract of land called Waters Lott, lying in M, bounded by Waters Purchase, containing and now laid out for about 30 acres. Signed Jul 13, 1778 - Sam Waters. Wit - Edwd Burgess*, Walter Beall*. Recorded Aug 14, 1778.
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      Montgomery County Land Records, 1777-1781; Liber A1, Page 164. Jul 13, 1778 from Samuel Waters of M, and Arnold Waters of Prince George's County, to Plummer Waters of Prince George's County. John Waters, late of Prince George's County, decd, by his will, appointed the sd Samuel Waters and Arnold Waters executors of sd will, and gave them full power to sell a certain parcel of land to the highest bidder, it being part of a tract of land called Maidens Fancy, lying partly in Prince George's and partly in M, and beginning at the 2nd bounded white oak of the afd tract of Maidens Fancy, containing about 241/1 acres. Now this deed witnesses that the afd Samuel Waters and Arnold Waters, for 30 , all that 24';i acres. Signed - Sam Waters, Arnold Waters. Wit - Edwd Burgess*, Walter Beall*. Recorded Aug 14, 1778.

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