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

Dorothy Hunt

Female Bef 1660 - Aft 1700  (> 42 years)


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  • Name Dorothy Hunt 
    Born Bef 1660  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1700  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I057564  Tree1
    Last Modified 25 Mar 2020 

    Family Robert Gates,   b. Bef 1656,   d. 6 Jun 1698, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 42 years) 
    Married St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Catherine Gates,   b. 7 Jul 1676, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Susannah Gates,   b. 12 Oct 1678, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. John Gates,   b. 19 Sep 1681, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1741, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 61 years)
     4. Robert Gates,   b. 13 Feb 1686/87, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1733/34, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     5. Anne Gates,   b. 23 Jul 1690, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1734, Bryantown, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 43 years)
     6. Joseph Gates,   b. 8 Dec 1693, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1772, Baltimore County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 25 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F09218  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Gates, Robert, St. Mary's Co.,5th Feb., 1694; 6th June, 1698.
      To wife Dorothy, extx., 100 A., "Gate's Hope," 60 A., "Gate's Purchase," 170 A., "New Branford," and 20 A,, part of "Maidstone," bought of Thos. Hunt.
      To sons John and Robert equally and hrs., 2 lots at Newport Town, 275 A., "St. Michael's," 200 A., "St. Mary's," and 193 A., "Gate's Swamp."
      To dau. Catherine and hrs., 200 A., part of "Poppleton" nr. Patuxent R.
      To" dau. Susanna and hrs., residue of "New Branford."
      To Ann and hrs., 80 A., part of "Maidstone."
      To son Joseph, "Gate's Hope" and "Gate's Purchase": also "New Branford" and "Maidstone" afsd. at decease of mother.
      To priest of Roman Catholic Church, personalty.
      Test: Rich'd Edelen, Jas. Connell, Jas. Haggon.
      Note: At foot of will dates of birth of child, given as follows: Catherine, born 7th July, 1676; Susanna, 12th Oct., 1678; John, 19th Sept., 1681; Robert, 13th Feb., 1686; Ann, 23rd July, 1690; Joseph, 8th Dec., 1693. 6.113.
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      Charles County Land Record Book G#3, 1756-1761; Page 271. Nov 15, 1758 from Peter Gates of CC, planter, to Philip Key of St. Mary's County, merchant, for 1000 lbs of inspected crop tobacco, land in CC, being part of a greater tract called the Loving Brothers, formerly granted to John Gates, then to sd Peter & Robert Gates, father of the present seller, and which part I hereby sell to sd Philip Key adjoins to that part which sd Philip formerly bought from John Gates, brother to sd Peter, and which is bounded by John Gates' part, Dorithy Gates' land, containing, in a survey formerly made by Peter Montgomery for dividing their land between the 6 children of Robert. Gates, one of the "patentes" about 43 acres. To have and to hold to sd Key during the natural life of sd Peter Gates. Signed - Peter (P his mark) Gates. it - Allen Davis, Jas Nivison. Recorded Jan 10, 1759.
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 376-4: GATES PURCHASE: 60 acres; Possession of - 60 Acres - Gates, Dorothy Widow: Surveyed 30 Aug 1671 for Robert Gates at a bound beech tree the bound of HUNTS VENTURE: Other Tracts Mentioned: HUNTS VENTURE; GATES RANGE; ; other notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, Included in RESURVEY OF GATES RANGE
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 376-1: GATES HOPE: 100 acres; Possession of - 100 Acres - Gates, Dorothy Widow: Surveyed 24 Jan 1686 for Robert Gates at the E.N.E bound tree of John Hunts land called HUNTS VENTURE: Other Tracts Mentioned: HUNTS VENTURE; GATES RANGE; {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, Included in RESURVEY OF GATES RANGE,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Newport: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 376-6: MAIDSTONE: 100 acres; Possession of - 100 Acres - Gates, Dorothy Widow: : Surveyed 8 Sept 1673 for John Hunt at a bound White Oak a bound tree of his land called (HUNTS) VENTURE: Other Tracts Mentioned: HUNTS VENTURE; Conveyance notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}

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