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

James Gordon

Male Bef 1694 - 1722  (> 28 years)

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  • Name James Gordon 
    Born Bef 1694 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Jan 1721/22  Cecil County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I109022  Tree1
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2020 

    Father Maryland Gordon 
    Family ID F01252  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne French,   b. 20 Nov 1702, Philadelphia, Chester County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1733, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years) 
    Married Abt 1714 
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F43190  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Gordon, James, Gent., Cecil Co., 5th Jan., 1722; 28th Jan., 1722.
      To wife Ann, extx., dwelling plantation, also land in Kent Co., on Delaware, bequeathed her by her father Robert French, gent., of New Castle, on Delaware, dec'd. Entire personal estate.
      Overseers: Robert Gordon, of New Castle, and Ephraim Augustine Herman, of Cecil. Co.
      Test: Wm. Price, Dennis Sene, Edward Bunest (Burrest).
      18, 3
      Mr. James Gordon 12.227 CE 319.15.10 Jan 30 1722 Sep 5 1727
      Appraisers: William Veazey, William Price, Sr.
      Creditors: John Hamm, Robert Gordon.
      Next of kin: Robert Gordon.
      Executrix: Ann Ridgely, wife of Mr. Nicholas Ridgely.
      Dennis Seene 11.463 CE 41.0.0 Aug 2 1725 May 12 1726
      Appraisers: William Veazey, William Price.
      Creditors: Nicholas Ridgley, Nicholas Ridgley and his wife (executors for James Gordon).
      Administratrix: Mary Seene.
      William Comings 36A.127 A BA 39.0.1 29.3.0 Jul 29 1714
      Payments to: Mr. Alander Ronsinquist, Robert Freshwater, John Carter, Richard Colegate, John Israeli, John Dorsey, John Willmott.
      Administrator: Mr. James Gordon.
      Laurence Yauston 36B.252 A BA 32.11.1 32.11.1 Apr 1 1715
      Payments to: James Gordon, John Thomas, Alexander Keeff, Richard Sampson, Nicholas Rogers, Edmond Baxter, Samuell Wattkins, Thomas Macnemara, James Maxwell.
      Administrator: Thomas Todd.
      Samuel Heathcoate 1.199 BA 181.15.0 Jul 9 1718
      Appraisers: Samuel Hinton, Richard Gott.
      Creditors: Luke Trotton, James Gordon
      Charles Fitzpatrick 4.210 CE 32.6.0 Apr 5 1720
      Appraisers: William Veazey, John Peninton (also John Penington ).
      Creditors: James Gordon.
      List of Debts for Amos Garret
      In the Inventories is a list of the debts due to the estate of Amos Garret. Other probate information cites that the inventory was filed in Anne Arundel County. This list is dated 15 August 1729, and can be found in Libor 15, Folios 46-73.
      List of Debts
      James Gordon (tanner)
      Samuell Grinning 1.23 A BA 23.3.10 16.1.1 Jul 1 1718
      Payments to: Mr. Colegate, Thomas Smith, Samuell Hinton, Hugh Conn, Nicholas Rogers, Henry Jonas, Thomas Hutchins, Mary Linch, William Bladen, Esq., George Middleton, Philip Washington, James Gordon, Mr. Stokes.
      Administratrix: Ann Maham, wife of Edward Maham.
      John Downes 2.117 A BA 96.0.0 24.3.6 Jul 29 1719
      Payments to: Richard Colegate, Josias Stevens, James Gordain, James Presbury, administrator of W. Bladen, Esq., Thomas Bordley, Esq., Geore Middleton, Simon Peirson, Richard Gott, James Maxwell.
      Executors: John Eager, Luke Trotten.
      Samuel Heathcoate 2.122 A BA 18.16.6 21.3.6 Jul 29 1719
      Payments to: James Gordain, George Walker, John Stokes, W. Bladen, Esq., Thomas Bordley, Esq., George Middleton, Samuell Hinton, Richard Gott.
      Administrator: Luke Trotten.
      Edward Stevenson 2.226 A BA 493.18.7 669.1.8 Sep 22 1719
      Received from: William Hunt, John Midford, Mr. Isreall, Mr. Richard Grist, William Forel (?).
      Payments to: Joshua Cromwell, Capt. Richard Colegate, William Cox, James Gordan, Richard Colegate on bond from John Ward from Thomas Long, Morgan Murrey, William Keeth, Edward Teale, Nicholas Rogers, Jacob Sanders, Wornell Hunt.
      Legatees: Kennage Robinson left by Robert Newman (deceased was administrator).
      Distribution to: widow (unnamed, 1/3). Residue to (children): Edward, Mary, Richard, Henry, John, Betty (married, dead, 1 child).
      Executrix: Mary Satyr, wife of Henry Satyr.
      Charles Fitzpatrick 3.273 A CE 32.6.6 31.10.3 Oct 8 1720
      Payments to: James Gordon, Bennet Low, Christ. Hendrickson, Sarah Smart.
      Administrator: Mr. Henry Ward.
      Robert Sumons 3.398 A CE 14.18.5 4.16.0 May 23 1721
      Payments to: Thomas Simper, John Neall, James Gordon.
      Administrator: Thomas Sumons.
      Nicolius Hyland 3.532 A 449.8.0 86.9.1 Jul 5 1721
      Payments to: Thomas Humphreys, Col. John Ward, Capt. Able Vanburkelo, James Gordon, Roger Larmore, Clement Barkston, Hou. Penanton, Sarah Smart, Charles Marshall, Richard Dobson, Edward Taylor, William Briston, Cornelius Toby, William Norton, John Falknor, Samuell Vause, Peter Munado, Abull Vanburkeloe, Mr. George Ross.
      Administratrix: Milacent Hyland.
      William Bladen, Esq. 4.32 A AA 1274.2.7 Nov 24 1721
      A second inventory was cited in the amount of 98.4.0, for items in St. Mary's County. A third inventory was cited in the amount of 248.12.1, for items in Kent Island. A fourth inventory was cited in the amount of 226.19.9, for items in Anne Arundel County. A fifth inventory was cited in the amount of 35.0.3, for items in Anne Arundel County.
      Received from: Thomas Rencher, Samuell Harvy, Col. Holland, Mr. Sennett, Gov.
      Hart, Mr. Bladen, widow Mercier, Richard Snowden, Mr. Michael Howard.
      List of debts: Capt. Robert Noble, Capt. Stephen Crosfeild, Mr. Falconer per Mr. Thomas Bladen in London, Capt. Edward Forrester, Capt. Edward Peters, Mr. Gerrard Hopkins, Mr. Benjamin Mackall, Capt. Bushell, Col. Thomas Addison, Col. William Holland, Francis Hardisty, Richard Harrison, Mr. Daniel Dulany, James Batterson.
      Payments to: Henry Lowe, Esq., John Hart, Esq., Capt. Cuthbert Swaddle, Robert Ungle, Esq., Mr. Lowe for Mr. Richard Bennett, John Rousby on account of George Plater, William Pattison, Samuel Harvie, Thomas Holmes, Dorothy Rogers, Richard Bickerdike, Jane Burnell, James Gordon, James Govane, William Chapman, Hugh Kennedy, Stephen West, Capt. Richard Coward, Mr. Amos Garrett, Robert Jubb, Samuel Dorsey, James Batterson, Henry Carter, Thomas Worthington, Thomas Sapington (bricklayer), Robert Hall, Thomas Bordley, Esq., John Robson, James Hutchings, Christ. Granger (cooper), Lawrence Everet, Henry Hilliard, William Young, William Hook, Joseph Hill, Margaret Smith (widow & administratrix of John Smith), William Slatter, Philemon Lloyd, Esq., Mr. Dulany.
      Administrator: Mr. Benjamin Tasker in right of his wife Ann Tasker (daughter).
      Thomas Rose 4.39 A CE 20.4.0 14.14.4 Sep 21 1721
      Payments to: James Gordon, James Numbertson, John Camble, William Chincoler, Robert Bushahan, Sarah Smart.
      Administratrix: Sarah Rose.
      Mr. James Frisby 4.91 A CE 890.16.0 70.17.1 Nov 28 1721
      A second inventory is cited in the amount of 6.0.0.
      Received from: Mr. William Rawley, Mr. Robert Crookshanks, Henry Evans, James Van Bibber.
      Payments to: Rev. Sewell, Thomas Bordley, Esq., Phil. Loyd, Esq., Sarah Davis, Yourk Yorkson, John Han, Hugh Kenedy, John Ward, James Gordin, William Barnop, Mr. Mathias Vanderheyden, William Veazey & John Coppoing Peter Sloyter, Hugh Mathews, Clem. Barkston, Patrick Sympson, James Harris, Math. Vanderheyden, Nathaniel Hynson.
      Executrix: Mrs. Arianna Frisby.
      Peter Bond 6.53 A BA 69.14.10 Aug 15 1724
      Payments to: James Carroll attorney for Thomas Colmore, James Gordon, John Giles, John Landiz paid by Phill. Savage and his wife Elinor Savage to Thomas Taylor, Charles Merryman, Patrick Murphey, John Whicoat.
      Administrator: William Parrish (Quaker) surety to Elinor Bond (administratrix of deceased).
      Thomas Cromwell 6.176 A BA 195.14.2 188.18.0 Nov 3 1724
      Payments to: Thomas Cromwell, Dr. John Townsend, Timothy Swilivent, Ann Hutton, Mr. Robert Gordon, Mr. James Gordon, Thomas Brooke & William Holland & Thomas Addison, Esq., John Willis paid to Daniell Dulany, Esq., Jonathon Scarth paid to Daniell Dulany, Esq.
      Mentions: Capt. John Giles, Mr. Lance Todd.
      Administrator: Mr. Patrick Simpson of Anne Arundel County.

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