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

Justinian Knott

Male Bef 1744 - 1809  (> 65 years)


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  • Name Justinian Knott 
    Born Bef 1744  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Dec 1809  Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I104110  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 

    Family 1 Sarah Wathen,   b. Abt 1748, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1780, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 32 years) 
    Married Abt 1764  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joseph Knott,   b. Bef 1774, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1808, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 34 years)
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F40578  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah MNU Knott,   b. 1764, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1822, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married Abt 1780  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Charles Knott,   b. Abt 1780, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1830, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years)
     2. Jane Knott,   b. Aft 1780,   d. Aft 1831, Washington, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 51 years)
     3. Sarah Knott,   b. Aft 1780, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1831, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 51 years)
     4. Anne Knott,   b. Aft 1780, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1822, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 42 years)
     5. John Knott,   b. Aft 1780, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1822, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 42 years)
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F40764  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Charles County Maryland Will Book HBBH-13, 1808-1817; {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 53.
      Justinian Knott, Will, November 5, 1809; December 19, 1809
      I, Justinian Knott of CC, being sick and weak of body, but of perfect sound and disposing mind, memory and understanding;
      To wife Sarah Knott, all my estate real and personal with full power and authority to use occupy and enjoy, and at her death to dispose of the same.
      Executor: wife Sarah Knott
      Signed: November 5, 1809 Justinian Knott
      Wit: Laurence Posey, Elias Goaley, Thomas Hebb
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      Charles County Land Records 1786-1790; Liber D#4; Page 335. Deed of gift, recorded at the request of Justinian Knott. I, Susana Wathen of CC, for the love I have for my son-in-law, Justinian Knott, and for and in consideration of his agreeing for me to live with him the rest of my life, and finding me such necessaries of life as I may stand in need of, give him all my property, both that which I have now with me, and also that which is in possession of my son, Ignatius Wathen, I have put sd Justinian Nott in possession of part of sd property now at his house. Signed Apr 24, 1788 - Susana (X her mark) Wathen. Wit - G.B. Causin, B. Fendall*, Recorded Sep 4, 1788.
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      Charles County Land Records 1790-1792; Liber K#4; Page 366. Certificate of Stray. CC, Nov 26, 1791. I certify that Justinian Knott (Knot) has this day brought before me a black mare (which he alleges is a stray and says has broken into and trespassed upon his enclosed fields). Signed at Blenheim - Ben: Confee*. Recorded Nov 28, 1791
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      CC 1790 Census
      11 Knott Justinian 2 4 4 . 4 .
      2 males 16 and up
      4 males under 16
      4 females
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      CC 1800 Census
      86 32 Knott Justinian 1 . 1 . 1 2 1 1 . . . 5 --- Port Tobacco Parrish
      1 male under 10
      1 male 16-26
      1 male over 45
      2 female under 10
      1 female 10-16
      1 female 16-26

      86 33 Knott Joseph . 1 . 1 . . . 1 . . . 1 --- Port Tobacco Parrish (he died 1808 and jane was executrix
      1 male 10-16
      1 male 26-45
      1 female 16-26
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      CC 1810 Census

      Knott Charles 125-2 pg0099.txt
      1 male under 10
      1 male 26-44
      1 female under 10
      1 female 16-26

      Knott Francis 108-9 pg0099.txt
      1 male 16-26
      1 male over 45
      2 female 16-26
      1 female over 45

      Knott Sarah 125-3 pg0099.txt
      1 male 16-26
      2 female 16-26
      1 female over 45

      Knott Henry 92-7 pg0072.txt living in different district
      1 male under 10
      1 male 16-26
      1 female under 10
      1 female 16-26

      Knott Jane 93-16 pg0072.txt living in different district
      2 male under 10
      1 male over 45
      1 female under 10
      2 female 16-26
      1 female 26-45

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      CC 1820 Census

      Knot Sarah pg0200a.txt 207A 332
      1 female over 45

      Knott Charles pg0210a.txt 218 329
      2 male under 10
      1 male 26-45
      1 female 10-16
      1 female 26-45

      Knott John pg0200a.txt 200A 1
      3 male under 10
      1 male 26-45
      1 female 16-26
      1 female 26-45

      Knott John B. pg0200a.txt 204 144
      1 male under 10
      1 male 26-45
      1 female 26-45

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      CC 1830 Census
      127-23 Knott Charles pg0127.txt Allens Fresh District
      1 male under 5
      2 male 5-10
      1 male 15-20
      1 male 50-60
      2 female under 5
      1 female 5-10
      1 female 30-40

      138-1 Knott Elizabeth S. pg0127.txt Allens Fresh District
      2 female 20-30
      1 female 40-50

      133-14 Knott John pg0127.txt Allens Fresh District (died early 1836, Valentine Knott was executor, no mention of Boarmans in his estate records
      1 male under 5
      1 male 5-10
      1 male 10-15
      1 male 15-20
      1 male 40-50
      1 female under 5
      1 female 5-10
      1 female 30-40

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      CC 1840 Census
      Knott Charles R. 186-31 2nd District pg0170.txt (died shortly after 1840, no wife and no boarmans mentioned. Admin DBN, mentions a Johnson so he was probably related to sarah's daughter Sarah Johnson wife of Walter Johnson)
      1 male 10-15
      2 male 20-30
      1 female 5-10

      Knott Henry 164-25 4th District pg0144.txt
      1 male under 5
      1 male 30-40
      1 female 10-15
      1 female 30-40
      1 female 60-70

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      CC 1850 Census

      221a-27 Knott Elizabeth S. 80 MD Allens Fresh pg0217a.txt

      225a-4 Knott Edward 25 MD Allens Fresh pg0217a.txt
      225a-5 Knott Jane 20 MD Allens Fresh pg0217a.txt
      225a-6 Knott William 2 MD Allens Fresh pg0217a.txt

      226b-17 Knott Elizabeth 35 MD Allens Fresh pg0217a.txt

      227b-22 Knott Sarah 40 MD Allens Fresh pg0227a.txt
      227b-23 Knott Elizabeth 18 MD Allens Fresh pg0227a.txt




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      Reference Date Description Direct Scans Microfilm Scans Image(s)
      Unpatented Certificate 250 1799/12/24 Knotts Good Luck, Justinian Knott, 96 Acres, 3 Rods, 16 Perches 5 0 MSA S 1218-
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      Justinian Knott's first record is 1764 in James Mills Debts of St. Mary's MD
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      Charles County Land Records 1796-1799; Liber IB-2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 150. Deed: at the request of Justinian Knott, the following deed was recorded May 6th 1797.
      I Mark Mankin of Prince William County, Va, in consideration of 25 pounds current money of Maryland paid by Justinian Knott of CC do sell a part of a tract of land called "Barkers Rest". Signed Mark Mankin on March 25, 1797 in the presence of Williams Halkerston, James Freeman
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      Charles County, Maryland Land Records 1799-1801; Liber IB-3 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 434.
      At the request of Elias Goley, the following Deed was recorded May 5, 1801
      Indenture made February 14, 1801; between Justinian Knott of CC of one part and Elias Goley guardian of Permelia Hancock, Cloe Ann Hancock, Thomas Hancock, Drusilla Hancock and Randall Hancock children of Thomas Hancock deceased of CC of the other part. Witnesseth that the parties in order to firmly and quietly settle the limits and lines of the land which Justinian Knott owns as lessee of Henrietta Posey widow of Thomas Posey and her {right of } dower and the lands which Goley holds as guardian, the parties did by instrument leave to the arbitration and award of Henry Dent, Luke Francis Matthews and Theophilus Hanson to locate mark and describe the dower of Henrietta Posey in the lands held by Thomas Posey. And the arbitrator did in due form make an award to the said dower on November 13, 1800 and beginning in the first line of "Lothbury, to the second and third lines of "Algate" to "Lothbury" to the beginning containing 44 acres and 24 perches and the said Knott and Goley have consented to abide by and confirm the location of the land. Now the said Goley as guardian doth hereby assign to Knott the 44 acres and 24 perches as the full and entire right of Knott by virtue of the lease and Knott doth hereby release and quit claim to all right and title to the tracts "Algate" and "Lothbury" not contained within the limits and location aforesaid. Signed Justinian Knott, Elias Goley in the presence of M.J. Stone, Charles Robey and acknowledged and certified before M.J. Stone

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