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

Edward Boteler

Male Bef 1740 - Aft 1785  (> 47 years)


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  • Name Edward Boteler 
    Born Bef 1740  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1785  Bedford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I052061  Tree1
    Last Modified 25 May 2020 

    Father Charles Boteler,   b. 1703, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1786, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Sophia Drury,   b. Bef 1719, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1791, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 74 years) 
    Married Bef 1735  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F07806  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Anne Boteler,   b. Bef 1769, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1786, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 19 years)
     2. Joseph Boteler,   b. Abt 1763, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1791, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years)
    Last Modified 25 May 2020 
    Family ID F43605  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND WILLS; Liber T No. #1; 1784-1789;
      Folio 203 CHARLES BOTELER, of Frederick County 08/29/1782 01/26/1786
      "being sick and weak in Body ..."
      Bequeaths to:
      1. Henry Boteler --son
      Charles Boteler --son
      Thomas Boteler --son {four eldest sons
      Edward Boteler --son
      -to have 5 shillings sterling each
      2_ Lingan Boteler --son
      -to have Negro boy "London"
      3. Sarah Saucer -daughter -to have Negro lad "Luke" and Negro woman "Peg"
      4. Mary Ann Boteler --daughter
      -to have Negro man "David" Negro girl "Patt"
      5, Catherine Selby --daughter
      -to have Negro man "Adam" and Negro woman "Amy"
      6. Sophia Boteler --wife
      -to have all the residue of testator's estate including Negroes, stock and household furninire for her natural life and at her decease to be divided among testator's
      three daughters.
      -named executrix of the will
      Witnesses: Phillip Meroney
      William Selby Thomas Hodgkin. Jr.
      Joseph Hagan (mark)
      Then came: Joseph Hagan, Cletius Hagan. and William Selby
      Note: the testator signed the will in his own hand
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND WILLS; Liber T No. #1; 1784-1789;
      Folio 233 THOMAS SMITH COX 02/09/1786 04/11/1786
      "being sick and weak of Body ..."
      Bequeaths to:
      1 Ann Cox --wife
      -to have all of testator's personal estate on the condition that she pay all debts
      -to have all the land which testator dies possessed of for her widowhood
      2. Nathaniel Cox --brother
      -after widow's decease to have the land left to her when he arrives at the age of 21.
      Witnesses: Joseph Boteler, Edward Boteler, Thomas Baden
      Then came: the three above named subscribers to the will
      Note: the testator signed the will in his own hand
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1763-1767; Liber TT {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 219. At the request of {Captain} Judson Coolidge the following Deed was recorded May 18, 1764
      Indenture made May 18, 1764; Edward Boteler son of Charles Boteler in consideration of 10 pounds 12 shillings and 6 pence sterling money of Great Britain paid by Justin Coolidge, merchant has sold part of a tract called "Essex Lodge" containing 8-1/2 acres and lying on the north side of Mattapany Creek by the marsh side and in the east and south line of that part of "Essex Lodge" lately in the possession of Thomas Selby but now belonging to and in the possession of Judson Coolidge, and by the west of that part of "Essex Lodge" lately in the possession of Thomas Hodgkin but now belonging to and in the possession of Judson Coolidge. Signed Edward Boteler in the presence of John Hepburn, Clement Hill, Jr., and acknowledged before John Hepburn
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1763-1767; Liber TT {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 221. At the request of Judson Coolidge the following Deed was recorded May 18, 1764
      Indenture made May 18, 1764; Edward Boteler son of Charles Boteler in consideration of 8 pounds 15 shillings sterling money of Great Britain paid by Justin Coolidge, merchant has sold part of a tract called "Essex Lodge" containing 7 acres and lying on the north side of Mattapany Creek by the that part of "Essex Lodge" lately in the possession of Thomas Hodgkin but now belonging to and in the possession of Judson Coolidge. Signed Edward Boteler in the presence of John Hepburn, Clement Hill, Jr., and acknowledged before John Hepburn
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      Charles County Land Record Book S#3, 1770-1775; Page 630, Jun 11, 1774 from John Perrie and Alexander Howard [Magruder, both of Prince Georges County, Gentlemen, to Capt Thomas Letchworth of the sd County. Edward Boteler of Bedford County, Virginia, by his power of attorney, dated May 2, 1774, appointed the afd John Perrie and Alexander Howard Magruder to execute a deed to sd Capt Letchworth, for a parcel of land, being part of a tract of land called Buttington, lying in CC. Now this deed witnesses that sd Perrie and Magruder, for 25 , have sold to sd Letchworth, the afd parcel of land, bounded by the dividing line between sd Capt Thomas Letchworth and James Trueman, the land of Redding, containing about 28-1/4 acres, Signed - J Perrie, Alexander How Magruder_ Wit - John Harrison, Thu: Gantt Jr (Prince Georges County JPs). This deed was acknowledged in Prince Georges County. Certified by Thos Sim Lee, Clk of Prince Georges County.
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      Charles County Land Record Book S#3, 1770-1775; Page 633_ Power of Attorney, I, Edward Boteler of Bedford County, Virginia, have appointed John Perrie and Alexander Howard McGruder, Gentlemen, both of Prince Georges County. my true and lawful attorneys, to enter into and take possession of 28-1/4 acres, being part of the Buttington Tract, and situated in CC, and bounded by the dividing line between sd Capt Thomas Letchworth and James Trueman, the Redding tract, and to make a deed for same to sd Capt Letchworth. Signed May 2, 1774 - Edward Boteler. Wit - Alexander Trueman, This power of attorney was acknowledged by sd Edward in Amherst County [Virginia]. Certified by Edmo Wilcox, Clk Co [Amherst County], Recorded Oct 12, 1774.
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1784-1785; Liber FF 2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 259. At the request of Edward Boteler the following Deed was enrolled June 6, 1785
      Indenture made May 26, 1785; Henry Boteler and George Lingan Boteler in consideration of 400 pounds gold currency paid by Edward Boteler has sold a tract called "Harry's Lott" containing 200 acres and beginning at the 3rd boundary of "Hackthorne Heath". Signed Henry Boteler, George Lingan Boteler in the presence of and acknowledged before Fielder Bowie, Robert Bowie and at the same time Elizabeth Boteler wife of Henry Boteler and Elizabeth Boteler wife of George Lingan Boteler relinquished their right of dower

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