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

Elizabeth Gardiner

Female Abt 1680 -


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  • Name Elizabeth Gardiner 
    Born Abt 1680  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2803  Tree1
    Last Modified 4 Feb 2023 

    Father 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) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Monica Turner,   b. Abt 1661, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1687, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1675  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1821  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Joseph,   b. Bef 1665, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1705, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 40 years) 
    Married Abt 1696  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Joseph,   b. Bef 1685, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1729, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 44 years)  [natural]
     2. Clement Joseph,   b. Bef 1705, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Feb 2023 
    Family ID F2191  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Gardner, Richard, St. Mary's County, 19th Apr., 1687; 3rd Dec., 1687.
      To son Luke and hrs., all lands on both sides of the run.
      To son John and hrs., "'Barberton Manor." Chas. Co.
      To wife Eliza: and hrs., plantation in Va., and certain personalty during minority of son Luke.
      To brother Luke, by agreement, "St. John's."
      To sd. sons, Luke and John, and hrs., residue of land equally.
      To father-in-law Clement Hill and his wife, to niece and goddau. Eliza,: Gardner, dau, of Luke Gardner, to Monica, wife of Luke Gardner, and to priests of Catholic Church, personalty.
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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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      Provincial Court Land Records, 1744-1749
      Volume 700, Page 142

      This Indenture made this twenty third Day of
      Aprill in the year of Our Lord Seventeen hundred and forty six
      Between Ignatius Wheeler of Baltimore County Gentleman
      of the one part and John Whettenhall of S.t Marys County
      Doctor of Physic and Monica his Wife of the other part
      Witnesseth That for divers good ^Causes &^ Considerations the partys
      hereunto moving It is Hereby Covenanted granted concluded
      and agreed upon between the ^said^ partys to these presents for them
      and their heirs that it shall and may be lawfull to and for
      the said Ignatius Wheeler before the last day of the next
      Provincial Court to prosecute out of the high Court of
      Chancery one or more Writ or Writs of Entry Sur Disseizin
      in the Post against the said John Whettenhall & Monica his
      Wife returnable in the Prov.l Court whereby the Said Ignatius
      Wheeler shall and may Demand against the Said John
      Whettenhall and and Monica his Wife all that Tract or
      parcell of land with the appurtenances called that part of
      S.t John's that lies in the fork between the two main branches
      of the main Swamp and out bounds of S.t John's untill it
      meets with the Tract of Land Devised by Luke Gardiner
      to his Daughter Eliz.a Joseph's lying and being in S.t
      Marys County af.d by such Name or Names Quantity
      or Quantities of Acres as shall be thought fit and requisite
      To which said Writ or Writs the Said John Whettonhall
      & Monica his Wife shall appear in proper person & Vouch
      to Warranty the Common Vouchee and the common Vouchee
      shall appear and imparle and afterwards make Default
      whereby one or more recovery or recoverys Judgment or
      Judgments may be had and given for the said Ignatius
      Wheeler for recovery for Recovery of the said Tract of Land
      and premisses af.d against the said John Whettonhall &
      and Monica his Wife to recover over in value against the
      said common Vouchee according to the manner and
      form of Common recoverys in such cases used and it is
      further Covenanted Granted concluded and agreed
      by and between all and every of the said parties and the true
      intent and meaning of the parties to these presents is that from
      and immediately after the said common recovery or recoverys
      shall be and enure and shall be construed esteemed adjudged
      and taken to be and Enure and are hereby Declared to have
      been intended to be and enure that the said Ignatius Wheeler
      and all and every other person or persons which shall be seized
      of the said premisses or any part thereof by force and Virtue
      of the said common recovery or recoverys shall stand and
      by seized thereof and of every part and parcell thereof with
      its appurtenances to the only use and behoof of the said John
      Whettonhall his heirs and assigns and to no other use intent
      or purpose whatsoever In Witness whereof the Parties
      have hereunto set their hands and affixed their seals the Day
      and year first above written
      Sealed and Delivered Ignatius Wheeler seal
      in the presence of John Whetenhall seal
      John Darnall Monica Whetenhall seal
      Edw.d Neale

      On the back of the aforegoing Deed was thus Endorst Viz.t
      Maryland fs.t April 23.d 1746 then came Ignatius Wheeler
      and John Whettinghall and Monica his Wife parties within named
      before me one of his Lordships Justices of the Prov.l Court and
      acknowledged the within Instrument of writing to be their
      Act and Deed and to and for the uses intents and purposes
      Therein mentioned and at the same time the same Monica
      was privately Examined out of the hearing of her said
      husband and acknowledged that she did the same freely &
      willingly without the Compulsion of her said husband or
      fear of his Displeasure
      6 recorded April 23.d 1746 B Young
      Vide recovery recorded in Lib
      N.o 10 fol 169

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