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

William Shircliffe

Male 1648 - 1707  (59 years)


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  • Name William Shircliffe 
    Born 1648  Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Jul 1707  St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2584  Tree1
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2021 

    Father John Shircliffe,   b. 1618, Whitly Hall, Ecclesfield, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1663, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne Spinke,   b. Abt 1620, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1651, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1636  Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1772  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mildred Thompson,   b. 1648, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1750, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 102 years) 
    Married Aft 1664  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Shircliffe,   b. Bef 1672, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1727, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 57 years)  [natural]
     2. Mildred Shircliffe,   b. Abt 1681, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Elizabeth Shircliffe,   b. Abt 1683, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 4 Aug 1743, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)  [natural]
     4. Thomas Shircliffe,   b. Bef 1687, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1738, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 51 years)  [natural]
     5. Peter Shircliffe,   b. Bef 1690, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1731, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 41 years)  [natural]
     6. Telca Shircliffe,   b. Aft 1691, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1772, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 81 years)  [natural]
     7. Anne Shircliffe,   b. Abt 1694, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     8. John Shircliffe,   b. 1694, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1749, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  [natural]
     9. William Shircliffe,   b. Abt 1696, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1740, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F1979  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Transported 1651 From England to SMC, MD
      Sources:
      Title: Peter Wilson prmwilson@uswest dot net
      Maryland Calandar of Wills, Volume 3
      Title: Pat Obrist iobirst@mail.win.org
      Paul Tobler e-mail tobler@hctc dot net
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      Shercliffe, William, St Mary's Co, 25th Mar 1707; 1st July, 1707.
      To son-in-law Dennis Mohawny and to dau. Mildred, his wife, and her hrs, 30 A, part of land adjoining that obtained from Francis Spinke, etc. (For description see will). Residue of land to be divided into 4 parts.
      To wife Mildred, during life, dwelling plantation.
      To son John, dwelling plantation at decease of wife and 1/4 residue of land afsd.
      To sons William and Thomas and hrs, each 1/4.
      To sons afsd. and son Peter, land leased to Francis Knott (for 99 yrs.), at expiration of lease.
      To 4 daus, Mary Melton, wife of Thomas Melton, and Anne, Elizabeth and Ticla at 16 yrs. of age and their hrs, residue of land bought of sd. Spinke.
      To Ellinor, dau. of Thomas Spinke, 25 A, "Ferny Hill" formerly belonging to John Howard.
      To wife Mildred, extx, and hrs, residue of estate, real and personal.
      Test: Edward Field, James Martin, Jno. Drewery.12. 157.
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      William Shercliffe 30.58 I £46.17.6 Aug 4 1709
      The amount of the inventory also included #4530.
      Appraisers: James Martin, John Drewry.
      List of debts: Nathaniel Shipherd, Oswell Thompson, Timothy Manhony.
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      William Shertcliffe 31.40 A SM£46.17.6 Feb 22 1709/10
      Payments to: Charles Ganyot, Edward Cole, Henry Spinke, Col. Contee, Ja. Martin, David Parsons, Francis Knot, Joseph Stratford, Richard Gary, William Coode.
      Executrix: Mildred Green, wife of Thomas Green.
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      John Shercliff 5.252 A SM 46053 Aug 21 1678
      Payments to: William Harding, Stephen Gough, Mr. John Good (administrator of Thomas Carly).
      Administrator: William Shercliff.
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      Anne Shercliff 5.249 A SM #4845 Aug 21 1678
      Payments to: William Roswell, John Dabridge, Thomas Bassett.
      Administrator: William Shercliff.
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      John Suttle 7A.185 I SM #22961 Jul 26 1680
      Appraisers: Thomas Carvile, Peeter Mills.
      List of debts: Richard Gary, Robert Foord, William Sheirecliff, Vincent Mancell
      Justinian Tennison, William Diggs, Esq., Thomas Ruies (?), John Right,
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      Edward Fishwick 8.112 I SM £181.0.7 Oct 4 1683
      Appraisers: William Rosewell, William Shertclift.
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      William Cole 8.133 I £75.19.0 Mar 25 1683
      Appraisers: Peter Mills, William Sheircliffe.
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      Joseph Harding 9.12 A SM #2284 #2547 May 27 1686
      Payments to: William Howard,. Mr. Henry Spink & Richard Walker, John Vanreswicke, Richard Walker, David Gray William Howard, Capt, Joshua Doyne, Clement Hill, Esq.
      Administrator: William Sheircliffe (planter).
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      Pierce Wall 9.42 I #1295 Jul 8 1686
      List of debts: Col. Henry Darnall, Hon. William Digges in the hands of Mr. Richard Gardiner, Capt. Joshua Doyne, Mr. Edward Cole, Mr. William Sherflict, Mr. Haywood, Lewis Arper.
      Executor: Thomas Dillon.

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