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

Nicholas Fountain

Male 1691 - 1744  (52 years)


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  • Name Nicholas Fountain 
    Born 31 Aug 1691  Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Feb 1743/44  Somerset County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I096606  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2020 

    Father Marcy Fountain,   b. 15 Nov 1666, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1727, Somerset County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Mary Bozman,   b. 25 Mar 1670, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1701, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years) 
    Married 14 Sep 1686  Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F38915  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Marcy Fountain,   b. Bef 1724, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1755, Somerset County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 31 years)
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F38961  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Fountain, Nicholas, Somerset Co., 27th Jan., 1743 ; 10th Feb., 1743.
      To son Mercy, plan. where test. mother-in-law now dwells, beginning by test. landing and ending at land of David Wilson and land purchased by test. from Stephen Fountain.
      To son William, at death of his mother, land lying between that given his bro. Mercy and land of William Turpin. Shd. he die without hrs., to pass to his bro. Collyer and hrs. and in turn to testator's bro. John.
      To sons Mercy and William, Fishing Is. in Monokin R.
      To sons afsd., and daues. Anne, Mary, and Bridget, personalty.
      To wife Mary, land, afsd., and residue of personal estate during her life.
      Ex.: Wife and son Mercy.
      Test: David Wilson, Samuel Wilson, Edw. Rooke. 23. 357.
      Note: Widow stands by her husband's will.
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      Nicholas Fountain 30.428 SO 651.11.7 Jul 12 1744 Mar 30 1745
      Appraisers: David Wilson, John Waters.
      Creditors: Ja. Robertson, Thomas Bannister.
      Next of kin: Risdon Fountain, Priscilla Fountain.
      Executors: Mary Fountain, Marsey Fountain.
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      Nicholas Fountain 22.405 A SO 638.12.7 235.16.5 Sep 13 1746
      Payments to William Turpin, Jr., Stephen Micthell, John Horsey, John Dennis, John White (merchant), William Merchant, JaMes Robertson, Whitty Turpin, Thomas Banister, John Howard, Jane Sanders, Joshua Turpin, Nathaniel Dorethey, Samuel Willson, John Campbell for Mr. Hardy & Co., Henry Lowes, William Culbertson, William Fordred, Samuel Addams, John Polk, Thomas Dinwood, Henry Wagaman, Thomas Williams, David Wilson.
      Legatees: Marcy Fountain (accountant), Ann Fountain, Mary Fountain.
      Executors: Mary Fountain, Marcy Fountain.
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      Margaret Lindow (widow) 29.192 SO 599.5.6 Dec 3 ---- May 22 1744
      Appraisers: William Turpin, Mr. Nicholas Fountain (deceased by April 24, 1744). Creditors: David Wilson, Henry Ballard.
      Next of kin: MaryDenwood Elisabeth Wilson.
      Executor: Capt. Samuel Wilson

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