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

Tabitha Carter

Female 1757 - Aft 1806  (> 50 years)


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  • Name Tabitha Carter 
    Born 11 Dec 1757  Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1806  Durham Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I105684  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2021 

    Father Jeremiah Carter,   b. 8 Jul 1720, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1781, Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Anne Harrison,   b. 5 Jan 1729, Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1778  (Age 49 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 4 Oct 1746  Lancaster County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F33167  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Thomas Jackson,   b. 13 Apr 1749, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1801, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 53 years) 
    Married 17 Nov 1801  Durham Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F34761  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Caleb Hudson,   b. Mar 1744, Durham Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1798, Durham Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Married Aft 1773 
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F34762  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Carter, Tabitha Daughter of Jeremiah, born December 11, 1757
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      not proved that this Tabitha was a Carter.
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      1797-1802 Charles County MD Inventories microfilm cr39593 folio 471; Pg 131
      in the inventory of the goods and chattels of Caleb Hutson late of CC deceased appraised and current money of Maryland dollars by us the subscribers this 10th day of April 1799
      Negro woman Hester
      Negro woman Easter
      Negro woman Sall
      Negro boy Dick
      Negro boy Daniel
      Negro girl Darius
      Household and personal items follow
      Total inventory $461.10.7
      witness our hands and seals this the date above written Francis Shepherd, John Perry
      witnesses: Jeremiah Hudson, and Jackson nearest kin
      creditors: Charles Adams, Massey Simms
      Charles County Sct; April 22, 1799, then came Tabitha Hudson administratrix of Caleb Hutson late of CC deceased and made oath that the foregoing is a true perfect inventory of all and singular the possessions of the time of making thereof and that what hath since or shall hereafter come to her hands or procession she will return in an additional inventory that she knows of no concealment of any part or parcel of the debts estate by any person whatsoever that if she shall hereafter discover any concealment or suspect any to be she will inform the orphans court or their register thereof was such concealment or cause of suspicion that may be inquired into according to law. Certified by, Humphrey Barnes register of wills
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      Charles County, Maryland Land Records 1801-1803; Liber IB-5 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 63.
      At the request of Thomas Jackson Sr. & Tabitha Hudson the following Marriage Contract was recorded November 17, 1801
      This Indenture of four parts made November 3, 1801 between Thomas Jackson Sr. of the first part, Tabitha Hudson of the second part, Thomas Nelson of the third part and Samuel Middleton of the fourth part. Whereas Thomas Jackson is seized and possessed in fee simple of sundry negroes to wit; Jude, Let and Dilee and also of a large stock of horses, cattle, sheep and hogs and also a considerable quantity of household and kitchen furniture and whereas there are due to the said Thomas Jackson sums of money upon mortgage, bonds, bills, penal promissory notes, negotiable notesand open accounts and whereas the said Tabitha Hudson is seized and possessed of sundary negroes to wit; Hester and Sall and also a stock of horses, cattle, hogs and sundry sums of money due and owing to her upon bond, notes and open accounts and whereas a marriage is intended to be shortly had and solemnized between the said Thomas Jackson and Tabitha Hudson and is agreed between the said Thomas Jackson and Tabitha Hudson that if the said marriage shall take effect he the said Thomas Jackson shall not nor will intermeddle or have any right in or to any part of the negroes, bonds, chattles of her the said Tabitha Hudson or to any of the sums of money due and the same to remain for the sole and separate use and benefit of the said Tabitha Hudson. And it is further agreed between the said Tabitha Hudson and Thomas Jackson that if the said marriage shall take effect she the said Tabitha Hudson shall not nor will intermeddle or have any right in or to any part of the negroes, bonds, chattles of him the said Thomas Jackson now belonging or which may be belonging at the time of his death or to any of the sums of money which shall or may be owing and the same to remain for the sole and separate use and benefit of the said Thomas Jackson. Now this indenture Witnesseth that for the making the said agreement good and valid in law and for keeping and preserving the negroes and other property to the separate use and benefit of Tabitha Hudson as also for preserving the negroes and other property to the separate use and benefit of Thomas Jackson or to be liable for the payment of debts of each other. Witnessed that Thomas Jackson doth covenant with Samuel Middleton that he the said Thomas Jackson will permit the said Tabitha Hudson to give grant and dispose of her separate estate as she shall think fit in her lifetime and to make such will or other writings. And the said Tabitha Hudson doth covenant with Thomas Nelson that in case she survives the said Thomas Jackson shall renounce and quit claim to all and every right title interest or claim which she might either in law or equity be intitled to claim and demand as her dower in the estate of Thomas Jackson. Signed Thomas Jackson, Tabitha Hudson in the presence of and acknowledged before John E. Ford, Francis B. Franklin on November 3, 1801
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      Charles County, Maryland Land Records 1806-1808; Liber IB-7 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 72.
      At the request of Tabitha Jackson the following Entry of Negroes was recorded May 13, 1806
      A list of negro slaves removed from Stafford County, Virginia into CC on April 9 last by Tabitha Jackson a resident of CC to wit, Esther (30 yrs.) and her child Mary (3 yrs.) Which slaves are natives of the 1st mentioned state and were obtained from John Carter of Stafford County, Virginia by give to the subscriber. Given under my hand and seal this 13th day of May in 1806. Tabitha Jackson

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