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

Priscilla Denwood

Female Abt 1704 - 1773  (~ 69 years)


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  • Name Priscilla Denwood 
    Born Abt 1704  Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 19 Sep 1773  Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I096585  Tree1
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2020 

    Father Arthur Denwood,   b. 25 Feb 1671/72, Northampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1720, Somerset County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Mother Esther Robins,   b. Abt 1677, Northampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1724, Somerset County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Married Abt 1695  Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F39059  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Gillis,   b. 15 Aug 1700, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1780, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 22 Sep 1720  Stepney Parish, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Levin Gillis,   b. 22 Aug 1721, Stepney Parish, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Esther Gillis,   b. 6 Oct 1724, Stepney Parish, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1768, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     3. Leah Gillis,   b. 1 Apr 1726, Stepney Parish, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Elizabeth Gillis,   b. 25 Dec 1727, Stepney Parish, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1758, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 32 years)
     5. Joseph Gillis,   b. 1730, Stepney Parish, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Mary Gillis,   b. 20 Jul 1731, Stepney Parish, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Sarah Gillis,   b. 16 Mar 1732/33, Stepney Parish, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Priscilla Gillis,   b. 16 Mar 1733/34, Stepney Parish, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Nelly Gillis,   b. 7 Oct 1736, Stepney Parish, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F39053  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Denwood, Esther, Somerset Co, Aug., 1724; 21st Sept., 1724.
      To dau. Esther King, use of 40 from estate; at her decease, to her 4 child., viz. Arthur, Planer, Jesse and Priscilla King.
      To son John, personalty, on condition that he pay to son Thomas at age of 21 yrs. 50.
      To grandson Levin and cousins Richard Hill and Levin Gale, 10 each.
      To dau. Priscilla Gillis, 50, pt. thereof to be divided at her decease bet. her son and dau. Levin and Betty Gillis and her unborn child.
      To daus. Betty and Mary and son George, 50 each. Sons Thomas and George to be kept at school until 15 yrs. of age. Cousin Richard Hill to have tuition and charge of son Thomas, and son Thomas Gillis charge of son George. Sister Betty Gale tuition and guardianship of dam. Mary until 21 yrs. of age or marriage. SM. sd. sister not live so long, cousin Levin Gale to have charge of her.
      To sons Thomas and George, residue of estate equally.
      Exs.: Sons John Denwood and Thomas Gillis and cousin Levin Gale.
      Test: Joseph Gillis, William Rutter, Bridget Phillips. 18,334.

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