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

Kenelm Cheseldine

Male 1712 - 1765  (53 years)


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  • Name Kenelm Cheseldine 
    Born 1712  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Mar 1765  St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I058943  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 May 2021 

    Father Kenelm Cheseldine,   b. 1683, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1719, St Clement's Manor, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Mother Mary Browne,   b. Bef 1679, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1724, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 47 years) 
    Married Aft 1714  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F01748  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Female MNU Cheseldine,   b. Abt 1716, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1750, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Married Aft 1732  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Kenelm Cheseldine,   b. 1740, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1773, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
     2. Reuben Cheseldine,   b. Bef 1745, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1765, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 20 years)
    Last Modified 8 May 2021 
    Family ID F28658  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Chloe Nelson,   b. 1732, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1768 and 1769, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married Abt 1750  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Seneca Cheseldine,   b. Abt 1750, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1816, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)
     2. Mary Cheseldine,   b. 1752, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1801, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     3. Elizabeth Cheseldine,   b. Bef 1758, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1823, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 65 years)
     4. Chloe Cheseldine,   b. 1761, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1802, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     5. Calestinius Nelson Cheseldine,   b. 1762, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1801, St. Mary's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
    Last Modified 8 May 2021 
    Family ID F28657  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Keneim Cheseldine 88.66 SM 1554.6.2 Mar 18 1765 May 26 1765
      Appraisers: Samuel Briscoe, Edward Turner.
      Creditors: Edmund Key and Thomas Key (executors of Philip Key ), Thomas Crayhill.
      Next of kin: Kenelm Cheseldine, Sr., Ursular Haskins.
      Administratrix: Chloe Cheseldine.
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      Kenelm Cheseldine 97.267 SM 2.17.6 Aug 1 1768
      List of debts.
      Administrator: John Shanks.
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      Kenelm Cheseldine 97.269 SM 1.19.8 Aug 1 1768
      List of debts.
      Administrator: John Shanks.
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      Kenelm Cheseldine 97.270 SM 31.3.6 Jul 4 1768
      List of debts.
      Mentions: Edward Turner.
      Administrator: John Shanks.
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      Kenelm Cheseldine No. 58.263 A SM, 1554.6.2. and 220.1.11 pounds,dated 1 Aug 1768.
      A second inventory is cited in the amount of 31.3. 3.6. pounds
      Received from: Clay & Midgley from John Ashburner, William Bullock,the Assembly.
      Payments to : Dr. Henry Jernegan, Executors of Philip Key, Esq., Henny Brady, John Baptist Montgomery, Benjamin Wakefield, Thomas Graghill, Sarah Douglass, Clement Gardiner, Buchannan & Simpson, John Lancaster, James & Allen Scott, James Heard, William Gerrard Coode, George Bullock, George Slye, Joseph Dunbar, Richard Higson, Henry Rigby, Charles Hesletine, John Lowe, John Eden, William Biggs, Francis Hilton, John Stead, John Semple & Co., Charles Goldsborough, Esq., and Stouton Edwards.
      Administrator (de bonis non): John Shanks.
      Former Administratrix was Chloe Cheseldine.
      === Linda Reno
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      (I believe Elizabeth Fulton is actually Elizabeth Cheseldine Tarlton--his granddaughter, daughter of Kenelm and Chloe).
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      Keneim Cheseldine 88.66 SM 1554.6.2 Mar 18 1765 May 26 1765
      Appraisers: Samuel Briscoe, Edward Turner.
      Creditors: Edmund Key and Thomas Key (executors of Philip Key ), Thomas Crayhill.
      Next of kin: Kenelm Cheseldine, Sr., Ursular Haskins.
      Administratrix: Chloe Cheseldine.
      === Linda Reno
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      9/14/1765: Admin. accts. of Reuben Cheseldine, SMC. Next of kin, Kenelm Cheseldine, Jr., Ursula Haskins. Adm.: Kenelm Cheseldine, Sr.

      9/15/1767: Admin. accts. of Reuben Cheseldine, SMC. Payments to: Stourton Edwards, Owen Allen. Admin.: Kenelm Cheseldine, Sr. (Admin. accts. of the Prerogative Court of Maryland, Libers, 52-58, 1764-1768 by V. L. Skinner, Jr.). NOTE: This record is not on CD #206
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      Audery Taylard 5.387 A SM 94.10.2 121.13.1 Mar 5 1723
      Received from: John Squiers, Mr. John Leigh, Mrs. Mary Phippard (alias Mary Cheseldyne) out of list of Mr. Taylard paid to Col. Thomas Trueman Greenfield.
      Payments to: Col. Thomas Trueman Greenfield due to Esq. Bordley, Col.
      Greenfield, Esq. Thomas Bordley, Mr. Phillip Key for Mr. William Hemsley, Mr. Phillip Key, Dr. William Swale, Francis Herbertt, John Smith, John Baker, Morris Quaide (executor).
      Executor: Morris Quaide.
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      Kenelm Cheseldine 97.270 SM 31.3.6 Jul 4 1768
      List of debts.
      Mentions: Edward Turner.
      Administrator: John Shanks.
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      Ruban Cheseldin 87.316 SM 05.12.9 Sep 14 1765 Sep 24 1765
      (also Ruban Cheshaldine)
      Appraisers: Mathew Tennison Benett Neale (also Bennet Neale).
      Creditors: Owen Allen, Dennis Connell.
      Next of kin: Keneim Cheseldine, Jr., Ursular Haskins.
      Administrator: Kenellum Chesheldine.
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      NEALE, Bennett, St. Mary's Co. 23 Feb, 1771; 3 May, 1771
      To wife Mary, Ex.
      To children: eldest son Benone tract I had by my father part of "St. Windfred, second son Charles, dau. Elizabeth wife of Kenelmn Chesold {sic Kenelm Cheseldyne}, Sarah, Anne, Eleoner.
      Mentions George Slye.
      Tracts: "Wee Bitt, part of Mile at Tomocokin.
      Wit: George Slye, David Lawrence, Henry McMullen. 38.353
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      Contributed by Shirley Middleton Moller

      In a Chancery Court case of 14 Dec 1740, Kenelinn Cheseldine of SM Co., son and heir of Kenelinn Cheseldine brought a complaint against George Gordon and Kenelinn Greenfield Jowles, execs. of George Forbes and Ann Greenfield, exec. of Thomas Trueman Greenfield, Dryden Jowles now called Dryden Forbes exec. of Henry Peregrine Jowles. The bill of complaint says that Kenelinn Cheseldine, father, made his wife Mary, mother of the complainant, his exec. and appointed his bros.-in-law Thomas Trueman Greenfield and Henry Peregrine Jowles guardians of the complainant after his mother's marriage. At his father's death, the complainant was about 4 years. After his father's death, George Forbes late of SM Co., merchant, m. Mary, eldest sister of Kenelinn Cheseldine, father. Thomas Trueman Greenfield's first wife was Susanna, another of the complainant's father's sisters. Henry Peregrine Jowles m. Dryden, another sister of the complainant's father. Dryden Jowles later m. John Forbes, now dec'd. {MCHR Vol. 8, p. 339}

      The answer of George Gordon on 23 May 1743, stated that Kenelinn Cheseldine, father of the complainant's father, d. in 1708 and mentioned in his will a son, Kenelinn Cheseldine and 3 daus.: Mary Hayes, Susanna Greenfield, and Dryden. Kenelinn Cheseldine, complainant's father, d. in 1717. George Gordon believes that Mary Phippard, mother of complainant and Kenelinn Cheseldine, father of complainant, were never m. {MCHR Vol. 8, p. 344}

      Present were George Hamilton who m. a dau. of George Gordon; Kenelinn Trueman Greenfield, oldest son and heir of Col. Thomas Trueman Greenfield; and James Forbes, only son of Mrs. Dryden Forbes; in above case. {MCHR Vol. 8, p. 369}
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      Chiseldyne, Kenelm, St. Mary's County, 4th Jan.,, 1717-8;
      29th Jan., 1717;
      29th May, 1719;
      5th June, 1719.
      To wife Mary, extx., her thirds.
      To younger son Cyrenius, 20,000 lbs. tobacco for purchase of land.
      To godson Kenelm Bolt., personalty, to be applied in his education.
      To James Robertson and Joseph Owen, personalty.
      To 3 child., residue of estate, equally.
      Overseers: Bros.-in-law T. Truman Greenfield and Hen. Peregrine Jowles, and guardians to child.
      Test: Wm. Groome, Thos. Boult (Bolt), Wm. Hooke.
      Note-Godicil., 23rd Jan.:
      To niece Mary Hay, 1,000 lbs. tobacco yearly until her marriage.
      Test: Wm. Coode, Thos. Boult. 15, 181,
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      Ruban Cheseldin 87.316 SM 05.12.9 Sep 14 1765 Sep 24 1765
      (also Ruban Cheshaldine)
      Appraisers: Mathew Tennison Benett Neale (also Bennet Neale).
      Creditors: Owen Allen, Dennis Connell.
      Next of kin: Keneim Cheseldine, Jr., Ursular Haskins.
      Administrator: Kenellum Chesheldine.

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