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

John Giles

Male 1670 - 1725  (54 years)


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  • Name John Giles 
    Born 7 Nov 1670  West River MM, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Nov 1725  Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I092135  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 

    Father John Giles,   b. Bef 1646,   d. 14 May 1694, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Account Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 48 years) 
    Mother Mary MNU Giles,   b. Bef 1650,   d. Aft 14 May 1694, West River MM, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 45 years) 
    Family ID F08436  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah Welsh,   b. Between 1677 and 1679, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1706 and 1710, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years) 
    Married 1 Oct 1695  St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Giles,   b. Bef 1703, West River MM, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1736, Baltimore County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 33 years)
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F18868  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Rachel Griffith,   b. Bef 1689, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 9 Dec 1710  St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Giles,   b. 10 Sep 1711, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1720, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 8 years)
     2. Rachel Giles,   b. 1 Jan 1712/13, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1771, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 59 years)
     3. Rebecca Giles,   b. 16 Feb 1714/15, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1733, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 19 years)
     4. Elizabeth Giles,   b. 6 Jun 1716, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Mary Giles,   b. 11 Mar 1717/18, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1781, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     6. John Giles,   b. 21 Sep 1720, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 18 Sep 1725, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
     7. Sarah Giles,   b. 6 Mar 1721/22, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Samuel Giles,   b. 26 Jul 1725, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F24374  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Wattors, John, A. A. Co., 27th Nov., 1703 ; 13th June, 1704.
      To 3 child., viz., John, William and unborn child, money with which to buy land.
      To daus, Mary and Margaret and to son Samuel, personalty.
      Wife Eliza:, extx. and residuary legatee of estate, real and personal, including dwelling plantation "The Forke," and land (unnamed) bought from Jas. White.
      Overseer: Brother-in-law John Giles.
      Test: Thos Fremis, Wm. Cole, Margaret Steward, Gerard Hopkins, Wm. Richardson, Jno. Giles.
      By memorandum attached to will dated 27th Dee., 1703, testator sets forth that in his will he devised a certain sum of money to be used in purchasing land for 3 child., viz., John, William and unborn child, but has now bought a tract of 600 A., "Watter's Lot," which he bequeaths to sd. 3 child., viz.,John, William and Joseph, instead of sd. sum of money. 3. 246


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      Benjamin Bramewood 25.129 A PG 24.18.6 31.2.1 Jul 9 1705
      Payments to: Thomas Pararrow, John Conlin, Joseph Hall, Dr. Condins, John Ramsey, Mr. Gerard, John Geiles, Maj. Wilson, Mr. Swearingen.
      Administrator: Thomas Swearinaen.
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      Prince George's County Land Records, Folio 84a: 25 Mar 1702
      From: Luke Gardiner, Junior, of St. Mary's County, Gent.
      To: Luke Gardiner, Senior
      Luke, signs over this rights to one-half of a parcel of land lying in the woods on the back of Walter Evans known as Good Luck; taken up by his grandfather, Capt. Luke Gardiner of St. Mary's County and Zachariah Wade of Charles County of 750 acres in Prince George's County; assigned to his uncle Luke Gardiner of St. Mary's County, Gent.
      Signed: 6 Sep 1701 by Luke Gardiner, Jr.
      Witnessed: Cornelius Branair and John Gardiner
      Assignment on back: Luke Gardiner, Jr., assigned 1/2 of Good Luck to Thomas Sprigg and John Giles on 25 Mar 1702
      Signed: Luke Gardiner, Sr.
      Witnessed: James Brooke and Charles Ridgely
      Assignment by Thomas Sprigg, to James Beall of above land; all preceding assignments put on record at the request of James Beall
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      Prince George's County Land Records, Folio 179a: Indenture, 20 Aug 1706
      From: John Giles, planter of Anne Arundel County
      To: James Beall, planter of Prince George's County
      For 100 a one quarter part or 222 acres of Good Luck formerly granted Zachariah Wade and Luke Gardiner, Luke Gardiner, sold to John Giles
      signed: John Giles
      Witnessed: Rob't Bradly, John Wall and James Stoddart
      Memorandum: 25 Sep 1706 John Giles and Sarah his wife acknowledged this deed before R. Bradley and James Stoddart
      Alienation: 29 Jan 1706/7 James Beall paid the sum of 4s signed Ralph Harrison

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