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

Alexander Warfield

Male 1701 - 1773  (72 years)


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  • Name Alexander Warfield 
    Born 1701  St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Nov 1773  Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I065961  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 

    Father Richard Warfield,   b. 1676, All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1755, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Ruth Crutchley,   b. 1683, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1713, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years) 
    Married 1698  St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County. Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18734  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dinah Davidge,   b. 1705, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1782, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1723  St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joshua Dr. Warfield,   b. 17 Oct 1724, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1769, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     2. Azel Warfield,   b. 24 Jun 1728, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1785, Howard County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     3. Davidge Warfield,   b. 15 Feb 1729/30, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1810, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. Absolom Warfield,   b. Abt 1732, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1767, Frederick County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years)
     5. Sophia Warfield,   b. 29 May 1727, All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1801, Frederick County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     6. Charles Warfield,   b. 30 Aug 1738, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1790, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     7. Rezin Warfield,   b. 16 May 1740, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1767, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     8. Dinah Warfield,   b. Mar 1741/42, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Philemon Warfield,   b. 15 Apr 1744, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1794, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F11654  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      WARFIELD, ALEXANDER, Anne Arundel Co., planter. 12 June 1773; 28 Nov 1773
      To son Charles Warfield, tract where he now lives, part of "Stringers Chance."
      To son Philemon Warfield, ex., dwelling plantation where I now live with all land adjoining it, furniture, half the stock, hand mill.
      To grandson Beale Warfield, plantation where son Philemon now lives, tract "Wincopen Neck," reserving to his mother formerly Onner Warfield but now Oner Wilkins, one third part of above land
      and houses, tract "Barehills, 14 acres during her life then to grandson Beale Warfield.
      To Residue of my estate to be divided in eleven parts as follows:
      To Son Joshua's 4 children, Sarah, Dinah, Ruth and Rachel, one part.
      To son Azel, one part.
      To son Basill one part.
      To son Davidge, ex., one part.
      To son Charles , one part.
      To son Rezin's 2 daus., Anne and Sarah, one part.
      To son Philemon, one part.
      To Sophia Simpson, one part.
      To Sarah Price, one part.
      To Ann Marriott, one part.
      To Dinah Woodards two dans., Mariah and Elizabeth, one part.
      Wit: Nic's. Worthington; James Baldwin; Henry Baldwin; James Footell 39, 453
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      Alexander Warfield 6.308 D AA 1144.5.4 Sep 29 1774
      Sureties: Azel Warfield, James Baldwin.
      Distribution to: Widow (unnamed, 1/3). Residue to 11 parts (equally):
      representatives (unnamed) of Joshua Warfield, Azel, Bazil, Charles, Philemon, representatives (unnamed) of Rezin Warfield, Sophia Simpson, Sarah Rice, Ann Marriot, Dina Woodward. (Only 10 names cited.)
      Executors: Mr. Davidge Warfield, Philemon Warfield.
      ===
      Warfield, Alexander, A. A. Co., 21st Feb., 1733; 11th June, 1740.
      To daus. Rachel, Sarah and Katherine, personalty.
      To son Samuel, 380 A. "Bonds Discovery," 50 A. "Warfields Addition." At his death to pass to his sons John and Samuel. They to allow their mother Sarah to live on it during life.
      To son Alexander and hrs., plantation where he now dwells. Part of "Venison Park" on Patuscan R. Shd. he die without hrs. to pass to son Absolute.
      To son Absolute, remainder of "Venison Park," with the exception of 400 A. already made over to Edward and Philip.
      To son. Richard dwelling plantation, at death of his mother. He to be of age at 18.
      To wife Sarah, 1/3 personal estate.
      Exs.: Wife Sarah and son Absolute.
      Test: William Stevens, Richard Warfield, Jr., Augustine Marriott, Silvanus Marriott, Augustine Gambrill. 22. 272.
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      John Howard 35.47 A AA 173.4.9 Aug 18 1753
      Payments to (children, their portions): Catherine (received Negro Simon, Negro Ned) wife of Orlando Griffith, Rachel wife of Charles Ridgely, Benjamin Howard (per his only representatives: John Howard (son of said Benjamin) & Catherine (daughter of said Benjamin) wife of Matthew Howard).
      Executor (surviving): Richard Warfield. Other executor was Alexander Warfield
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      WARFIELD, RICHARD, Anne Arundel Co., gentleman. 28 Oct, 1753; 12 Mar, 1755
      To dau. Ruth Hall, wife of Joseph Hall, where Joseph now lives, "Warfield Contrivance," 200 A.
      Mentions deceased bro. Benjamin Warfield; the land called "Wincopin Neck" which was granted us jointly, and said Benjamin Warfield, by last will, left his moiety thereof to his dau. Elizabeth, now widow of Henry Ridgely, dec'd., and to prevent any disputes that may arise for want of all division of said tract between my bro. and myself. Hereby confirm whatever right I may have to said moity, to my said bro.'s daughter Elizabeth and hrs.
      To son Alexander Warfield and hrs., slaves.
      To grand-son John Davidge, and grand-dau. Ann Griffith, each of them 30 s.
      To Richard Yeates, son of cousin Joshua Yeates, cattle.
      To grand-son Basil Warfield, certain slaves.
      Residue of personal estate to be divided into the manner following, after my debts are paid: 1/3 pt. to son Alexander Warfield, 1/3 pt. to dau. Ruth Hall, and 1/3 pt. of the remaining 1/3 pt. to dau. Lydia Ridgely and 2/3 of the remaining 1/3 pt. to be divided between Lucy Ridgely, Samuel Stringer and Anne Coale, and Richard Stringer's children of my said dau. Lydia Ridgeley, and desire grandchildren: Lucy Ridgely, Samuel Stringer, Anne Coale and Richard Stringer, each of them rec. divided above mentioned, when they are of age.
      Son Alexander Warfield, ex.
      Signed: Richard Warfield, Sr.
      Wit: Wm. Woodward, John Warfield, Jr., Edward Baldwin. 9. 332 - 333
      ===
      Richard Warfield 61.222 AA 1064.0.11 Aug 26 1755
      Appraisers: Gerrard Hopkins, Brice B. Worthington.
      Creditors: Charles Griffiths, Joseph Hall, Jr.
      Next of kin: Charles Ridgely, Joseph Hall.
      Executor: Alexander Warfield.

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