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

Rachel Handy

Female 1693 - 1770  (77 years)


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  • Name Rachel Handy 
    Born 15 Apr 1693  Coventry Parish, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 10 Dec 1770  Accomack County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I096417  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 

    Father Samuel Handy,   b. 13 Nov 1646, Tanworth, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1721, Somerset County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Mary Sewell,   b. 1658, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 7 Aug 1716, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 31 Mar 1679  Coventry Parish, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F39060  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Solomon Colbourn,   b. 1688, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1744, Somerset County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F19393  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • === Coulbourn
      Handy, Samuel, Sr., Somerset Co., 15th May, 1721; 13th Sept., 1721.
      To 2 sons, Samuel and Thos., and hrs., land and marsh with the mine and Jerico ditch.
      To son Thomas, tract bou. of John Layton, and personalty; sd. son dying without issue, land to pass to son Stephen, personalty to dau Priscilla and sons Stephen and Isaac.
      To son William, and hrs., "Suffolck," where he now lives.
      To son Ebenezer and hrs., "Rum Ridge" and 1/2 of marsh bon. of John Roach, eont. 425A., and personalty.
      To 2 sons, John and Stephen, and hrs., "Little Goshen," Dorchester Co., bou. of Thos. Layfield; personalty.
      To dau. Priscilla, sons Isaac, Benj. and Samuel, dau. Sarah Tull and 3 daus., Mary Fountenly, Jane Coulbourn and Rachel Coulbourn, personally.
      To 4 sons, viz. Ebenezer, Stephen, Isaac and Benjamin, and dau. Priscilla, residue of personal estate; son Thomas to have estates of his 2 young bros., Isaac and Benj., in his hands,
      Exs.: Son Ebenezer and dau. Priscilla.
      Test: John Scott, Joseph Gray, George Scott, Sarah Scott, Jane Scott.

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