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

Elizabeth Slye

Female 1668 - 1734  (66 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Slye  [1
    Born 1668  St. Clement's Manor, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1 Mar 1734  St. Clement's Manor, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2280  Tree1
    Last Modified 16 May 2022 

    Father Robert Slye,   b. 8 Jul 1627, Lapworth Parish, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1671, St. Clements Manor, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Susannah Gerard,   b. Bef 19 Apr 1635, Newhall, Lancashire.England. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1681, St. Clements Manor, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 45 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef 26 Jan 1655  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • === Research Notes from David Schade
      1/26/1654/5 , indenture made the twenty Sixth day of January 1654 betweene Thomas Gerrard the one partye & Robert Slye the other party ..whereas there is an intermariage already had made & consummated before the date of these presents betweene the said Robert Slye & Susanna the eldest daughter of the said Thomas Gerrard
    Family ID F1658  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Luke Gardiner,   b. 1655, Canoe Neck, Oakley, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1705, Chaptico, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 1688  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Gardiner,   b. 1688, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1749, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 62 years)  [natural]
     2. Luke Gardiner,   b. 1695, Chaptico, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1754, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)  [natural]
     3. Thomas Gardiner,   b. 1695, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1763, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [natural]
     4. Clement Gardiner,   b. Bef 1698, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Monica Gardiner,   b. Abt 1700, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1748, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years)  [natural]
     6. Susannah Gardiner,   b. Bef 1705, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     7. Eleanor Gardiner,   b. Bef 1705, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 16 May 2022 
    Family ID F1662  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Edward Cole,   b. 9 Nov 1657, St. Clement's Manor, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1718, St. Clement's Manor, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 17 Oct 1714  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 16 May 2022 
    Family ID F1663  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • age 58, 25 June 1722 CCR, CL751-762
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      Mrs. Elisabeth Cole 18.335 SM £116.3.8 Mar 1 1734 Jun 18 1734
      Appraisers: Justinian Jordan, Roswell Neale.
      Creditors: Justinian Jordan, Thomas Bond.
      Next of kin: Luke Gardiner, Mary Clark.
      Administrator/Executor: Thomas Gardiner.
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      Elisabeth Cole 13.232 A SM £116.3.8 £28.8.7 Jun 30 1735
      Received from: Ignatius Wheller.
      Payments to: John Chesley, Peter Mills, Luke Gardiner, George Boyd, William Evans, Ann Blackistone, Mr. Justinian Jordan, Thomas Scott.
      Administrator: Thomas Gardiner.
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      Elisabeth Cole 15.296 A SM £22.2.2 Mar 3 1736
      Sureties: Robert Mason, Anthony Roberts.
      Payments to: John Parnham, Joshua Poyne, Daniel Canel, John Walker, Thomas Bond, John Stewart.
      Legal representatives: Thomas Gardiner, Luke Gardiner, John Whetenhall, Charles Hodgkins.
      Administratrix: Thomas Gardiner.
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      Gardiner, Luke, Sr., St. Mary's Co., 25th Apr., 1703; 4th May, 1705.
      To son Clement at 18 yrs. and hrs., all land between Black Wat, with Branch and Wolf Trap Branch, and running to the Iron Stone hill by Chaptico Old Indian patent.
      To son Thomas at 18 yrs. and. hrs., that part of ‘‘St. Johns" land on w. side St. Clements.
      To dau. Elizabeth Joseph and hrs., 400 A., part of "St. Johns" afsd. (For description see will). In event of her death without issue, to pass to on Clement and hrs. and son Thomas and hrs., successively.
      To son Luke at 18 yrs. and hrs.., that part of "St. Johns'' on which testator lived (for description see will), at decease or marriage of wife Elizabeth.
      To dau. Monica, part of "St. John" a.fscl. lying next part bequeathed to dau. Eliza: Joseph afsd.
      To daus. Mary and Susannah and hrs., jointly, 83 A., "The Fourth Addition," also residue of "St. Johns."
      To dau. Elinor and hrs., land (unnamed) between lands of Thomas Thomas and William Langworth.
      To nephews Luke and John Gardiner and hrs., "Hillelee." In event of death of any of afsd. unmarried daus. before marriage or without issue, surviving sister or sisters to inherit deceased's portion, and all dying without issue, their lands to revert to sons afsd., and any son or sons dying during minority survivor or survivors to inherit deceased's portion.
      Sale of "Grimditch" and Island belonging thereto to Jno. Mason confirmed, it having been purchased by his father, Thos. Mason, of St. M's. Co.
      Also sale to brother-in-law Peter Miles of 100 A., part of "St. Johns" confirmed.
      To Wm. Hunter and Robt. Brookes, personalty.
      Testator desired to be buried according to the rites of the Catholic Church.
      Residue of personal estate to sons afsd. and 4 daus. last named.
      Extx.: Wife Elizabeth; in event of her death during minority of child., son Clement to assume executorship. 3. 470.
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      Cole, Edward, St. Mary 's Co., 16th Apr., 1717; 20th Dec., 1717.
      To wife Elizabeth, personalty at "Maiden Bower" and her thirds.
      son Edward,1s., he having rec 'd share of estate. Goods from Capt. John Hyde, consigned to testator, and merchandise left in store to be disposed. of by son Edward for benefit of estate.
      Residue of estate divided equally among six child., viz. : Elizabeth Heard, Robert, Honour Spalding, Ruth Mattinly, Susanna Jenkins and Mary Jenkins.
      Exs.: Wife Elizabeth and son Robert, jointly.
      Test: Clement Gardiner, Joseph Power, James Thompson. 11. 644.
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      Ann Goodman (widow) 373.123 I SM £18.4.2 Apr 23 1717
      Appraisers: Robert Clarke, Will. Jones.
      Creditors: Elisabeth Cole.
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      Ann Goodman 1.29 A SM £18.4.2 £9.10.7 Jun 6 1718
      Payments to: Thomas Ryne, Mr. Edward Cole, Jenifer, John Greaves (son of administrator), Capt. Jenifer.
      Administrator: John Greaves (also John Graves).
      ===
      Prince George's County Land Records, Folio 67: Indenture, 24 Aug 1703
      From: Luke Gardiner, Sr. of St. Mary's County, Gent.
      To: John Geiles, planter of Anne Arundel County
      For 90£a tract of land in Charles County, now in Prince George's County called Good Luck of 780 acres of Zachiriah Wade and Luke and their heirs by virtue of a grant by the Right Honorable Lord Proprietor; Luke died before division made and said Zachiriah owned the entire tract by right of survivorship; in accord with an understanding made between them before Luke's death, Zachiriah left 1/2 of the tract to Theodotia Wade, daughter of Zachariah; the other half portion went to the heirs of Luke and became the right of Luke Gardiner, Jr. of St. Mary's County and by him sold 1/2 the tract to above Luke Gardiner, Sr.
      Signed: Luke Gardiner, Sr.
      Witnessed: Samuel Magruder and Thomas Sprigg, Jr.
      Memorandum: 24 Aug 1703 wife Elizabeth Gardiner examined by same
      Recorded: 24 Aug 1703 for the sum of 9s for 525 acres

  • Sources 
    1. [S52] Early Families of Southern Maryland, Volume: 8.

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