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

Mary King

Female 1674 - 1744  (70 years)


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  • Name Mary King 
    Born 16 Oct 1674  Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 19 Oct 1744  Rehoboth, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I096363  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 

    Father Robert King,   b. Bef 1654, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1699, Somerset County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 45 years) 
    Family ID F16384  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Francis Jenkins,   b. Abt 1650,   d. 7 Jun 1710, Somerset County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F31337  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 John Rev Henry,   b. Abt 1675, Edinburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1718, Pocomoke, Somerset County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Married Bef 9 Nov 1713  Pocomoke, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Robert Jenkins Henry,   b. Abt 1713, Pocomoke, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1766, Somerset County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years)
     2. John Henry,   b. 16 Dec 1715, Pocomoke, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1781, Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F39044  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 John Rev. Hampton,   b. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1721/22, Somerset County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Bef 23 Sep 1719  Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F39049  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      HAMPTON, MARY, Somerset Co. 26 Feb, 1741 13 Dec, 1744
      To son ROBERT JENKINS HENRY, my several tracts of land in Somerset Co.: tract 'Mary's Lot" and Henry's Addition," including 200 A. purchased by me of my bro ROBERT KING; one tract called 'Lembrick'; names of other tracts: "Cyprus Swamp," "Conveyance," Cyprus Neck," 'Highland," 'Whitely, "Dickenson,' "Hope," "Goose Marsh," 'Cow Marsh,' Providence, 'Friend, 'Assistance" and my gristmill near William Stephen's Ferry, and 1 other gristmill at Rehoboth Town, and all my lots in sd. town, and one moiety of a lot in Snow Hill Town, and half of the Stone House on sd. lot, being No. 2, and moiety of tract called "Pershore, in Delaware Bay, near Horn [More] Kill Creek in Sussex Co., for benefit of my sd. son ROBERT JENKINS HENRY.
      To son JOHN HENRY, land called Spring Hill," in Somerset Co. and "Golds Delight," adjacent bought of John Mathewson, and Buckland" and Sister's Gift, which I purchased of Robert King, my bro, and tract Jasemine.
      Gives tract "Ignoble Quarter to Revd. Thomas Fletcher
      To bro ROBERT KING, 10 pounds money.
      To 2 nephews, sons of sd. bro., and nephew and niece, sons and dau of my sister, ELEANOR BALLARD, decd, 20 s. current money.
      To Mr. Edward Round and wife Katherine Round, 20 s.
      To Elizabeth Jones, wife of Wm. Jones, of Menikin, 1 slave.
      To Mary Jones, dau of Wm. Jones, some cattle.
      My son ROBERT JENKINS HENRY
      Wit: Archibald White, Wm. White, Jno. Baker., who probated the will. 24. 44-47
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      Cornish, John, Major, son of Robert, Yeoman, Somersett Thurleston, Devon. 20th Sept., 1707; 30th Sept., 1707..
      To Hon. Col. Francis Jenkins and goddau. Eliza: Dingley, personalty; the latter not to - marry without consent of Col_ Jenkins and wife.
      To Capt. Moses Fenton, Anne Chew, Ann Allan, Riehd. Caine, to the child. of Lawrence Benston, and Wm. Leafgreen, Mary King, Robt. King, Chas. Bollard, and Elinor his wife, Ralph Milborne and to brother Thomas Cornish, sister Wilmonth, sister Honour, sister Frances, sister Susanna, cousin Thomas Heatch and cousin Mary Heatch, personalty.
      To William Pierce, his liberty.
      To Mrs. Mary Jenkins and hrs., extx., residue of estate, real and personal.
      Test: Geo. McNish, Michaell Holland, Wm. Powell. 12. 201
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      Jenkins, Francis, Somerset Co., 9th July, 1708; 7th June, 1710.
      To James Smith and hrs., of Virginia, 300 A., "Wakefield," on seaboard side and west of Swanseyeut Branch.
      To John. Croush., 300 A., "Hogneck" on s. side Rokiawaken R., provided he pay for it as per agreement.
      To mother, Mary King, to Capt. Charles Ballard and to Eleanor, his wife, personalty.
      To brother Robert King and hrs., 300 A., "Forked. Neck" at Deep Creek, and three books, viz., Sir Walter Raleigh's History of the World and 2 vols. Homer's Iliad.
      To ser. Eliza: Denby and Eliza: Bray, personalty.
      To wife Mary, extx, and hrs., residue of estate, real and personal, including plantation "Spring Hill," 800 A., "Buckland," 200 A., "Gift," lately seated by Martin Kermet, 400 A., "Oldbury," 300 A., "Acton," where Walter Taylor lives, 600 A., "Pershore," at Delaware Bay, 200 A., "Providence," near the Court House, 400 A., "Mary's Lot," part of tract "Rehobeth," 400 A., "Pharsalia," at Reiwasticoe R., 150 A., "Jeshimon," 300 A., "Castle Green," in Indian Town on Pocomoke R.
      Test: Caldwell Williams, Wm. Miles. 13. 65.
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      Col. Francis Jenkins 34,95 A 50 £200.2.2 £488.0.3 Nov 9 1713
      Payments to: Arthur Denwood, George Trotter, Griffin Thomas, Adrian Marshall, Thomas Beauchamp, Pierce Bray, Edward Price, Michaell Holland, Philip Blumpbead, Samuell Handy, Ephraim West, John West, Charles Carroll, John Teague, Adam Spence, John Manlow, William Henderson, Alexander Maddox, Steeven White, Edward Sommersett, Thomas Dixon, Richard Drummond & Robert Keith, Mercie Fountain, Robert Keith, William Powell, John Conaughe, Samuell Tomlinson, Michell Clifton, William Planner, Moses Fenton, James Dickeson, William Noble, Alce Miles, Elisabeth Cersey, Edward Jones, John Parker, Edward Hammon, Jacob Adams, John Brown, Col. William Whitington, Mr. Wilkinson, hMathew Scarborough.
      Administratrix: Mary Henry, wife of John Henry,

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      Hampton, John, minister, Somerset Co., 2nd Feb., 1721-22.
      To cousin James Round, a silver tankard, mark J. M. IL
      To cousin Edmd. (son of Wm. Round, dec 'd), bro.-in-law Robert King, sister-in-law Ellenor (wife of Capt. Charles Ballard.) and sons-in-law Robert Jenkins Henry and John Henry, personalty.
      To wife Mary, residue of personal estate in America and extx. thereof; 1/3 of money due in London or elsewhere.
      To bro. Robert, meht. in Londonderry, and 2 sisters Marjory and Frances, remaining 2/3s of estate in Europe.
      To bro. Robert afsd., after decease of wife Mary, all real estate.
      Ex. of estate in Europe.
      Test: John Clement, Alexd. Leckey (Lakey), John Chonan, Robt. Truman. 17,121
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      Ballard, Charles, Sr., Somerset Co., 4th Feb., 1723-4; 21st Jan., 1724/5.
      To John Everton, upon payment of £18, ‘‘Mudday Hole," on a ck. issuing out of Wittomocoe R.
      To son Henry and hrs., land on Monokin R., 17 A. on Great Mony Ck., and personalty.
      To son Charles and hrs., dwelling plantation and lands on Wittomocoe R., and personalty.
      To daus. Sarah Leathurbury, Arnie, Isabella, Alice and Elizabeth, grand-dau. Eleanor Leathurbury and cousin Eleanor Bozman, personalty.
      To wife Eleanor, 1/3 personal estate; residue to 7 child. afsd. equally.
      Exs.: Wife Eleanor and son Henry.
      Overseers: and guardians to child. under age: Bro.-in-law Robert King, kinsman Win. Stoughton and Levin Gale.
      Test: Alexander Adams, Mary Hampton, John Banister. 18, 363.
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      Mathew Scarborough 10.361 SO £93.12.3 Jul 9 1724 Apr 8 1725
      Appraisers: John Purnell, William Selby.
      Creditors: Robert Martin, Mary Hampton.
      Next of kin: Nathaniel' Hopkins, Sr., Mathew Hopkins.
      Administrator/Executor; John Scarborough.
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      Rev. Mr. Samuell Davis 11.57 SO £108.8.5 Apr 3 1725 Jul 7 1725
      Appraisers: George Truitt, Edward Rownd.
      Creditors: Adam Spence, Sr., Mary Hampton.
      Next of kin: J. Donelson, Katherine Donelson.
      Administrator/Executor: Philip Russell.
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      HENRY, ROBERT JENKINS, Somerset Co. 21 Jul, 1764; 14 Nov, 1766
      Wife: Gertrude.
      Children: Edward, Robert Jenkins Henry (now about age 9), Mary King Henry, Elizabeth, Gertrude.
      Parents: Mary Hampton (Madam) and John Henry, both decd.
      Tracts: Land in Worcester Co., devised me by will of Col. Robert Henry; Mary's Lot, Rehobeth, Henry's Addition, 'Manlove's Lot,' Son's Choice, Glasgow," Fair Meadow,"
      Golden Lyon, "Province, 'Friends Assistance" and Hunontoth Security.
      Exs: Bro., The Hon. Edw. Lloyd of Talbot Co., Col. John Henry of Dorchester Co. and my wife Gertrude.
      Wit: Henry, Jr., Wm. and George Schoolfield, W. Hopkins, Jr., Wm. Jordon.
      Friends: Isaac Norris, Levin Gale, Littleton Dennis, Wm. Hayward and Lemual Wilson.
      Bros: John, Lloyd and Henry.
      To son Robert Jenkins Henry, law books and Parliamentary Destates.
      Mentioned: Martha Hall, and kinsman Nehemiah King.
      Sisters: Lloyd and Henry.
      Cousin: Betsy Loyd. 34. 323

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