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

John Ireland

Male Abt 1740 - Aft 1777  (~ 38 years)


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  • Name John Ireland 
    Born Abt 1740  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1777  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I46694  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2022 

    Father Gilbert Ireland,   b. 1720, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1755, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne Dent,   b. Abt 1720, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1773, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1741  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1485  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susannah Reeder,   b. Aft 1752, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F27870  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Mrs. Ann Parker 80.359 CA 1302.2.6 Apr 16 1763 May 25 1763
      Appraisers: James Allnutt, William Harris, Jr.
      Creditors: James Weems & Co.
      Next of kin: Alethea Ireland, John Ireland.
      Executrix: Mary Parker
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      IRELAND, GILBERT, St Mary's. 17 Jan, 1755; 6 Mar., 1755
      To wife Anne Ireland, dwelling plantation, 124 a., 23 a. I purchased from Joseph Alvey, 83 a. , I bought from Mr. Carbery, 17 a., I bought from Marl. Bailey.
      After her death I give my dwelling plantation and land I bought from Joseph Alvey to my second son William Herbert Ireland and the 83 a. I bought from Mr. Carbery and the 17 a. I bought from Mark Brewer [note above written as Marl. Bailey] give after my wife's death to son Gilbert Ireland. I also give to son Gilbert Ireland 50 a. which lies on this side the road that leads from James Paine to Thomas Greves which is pt. of same land I bought from Mr. Carbery and also pt. of same I bought from said Thos. Greaves which land I give to said Gilbert.
      I give to my eldest dau. Anne Ireland my plantation lying near to Walter Davis's called "Charing Cross" or "Swillenham."
      To youngest dau. Mary Ireland, plantation I bought from Evan Evans.
      To eldest son John Ireland, all the rest of my lands.
      To wife Anne Ireland 2/5 pt of my person estate and the remainder to my 5 children.
      Wife extx. and in case of her death during the minority of my children then Philip Key to be ex.
      Wit: William McWilliams, Jesses Craig, John Hills.
      That I be buried in Chaptico Church Yard at the distance of about 3 feet from the feet of my late good friend Mr. Jas. Dickson, that a cheap black marble stone may be sent for from Philadelphia. 29. 386
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      Charles County Land Records 1775-1782; Liber V#3; Page 179. Jun 5, 1777 from John Ireland of St. Mary's County, to Mary Ireland of the same County, for 2 £sterling, a certain tract of land in CC, heretofore given by George Dent of CC to Anne Sweeny, daughter of the sd George Dent and mother of the sd John & Mary Ireland, as by the will of sd George Dent_ Signed - John Ireland. Wit - Jno Reeder, Jeremiah Jordan. Susannah, wife of the sd John Ireland, relinquished her right of dower to the lands within mentioned. Timothy Bowes, Clk of St. Mary's County, certified that the afd Gentlemen, John Reeder and Jeremiah Jordan, before whom this deed was acknowledged, are JPs for sd county. Recorded Jul 21, 1777.
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      Charles County Land Records 1775-1782; Liber V#3; Page 421. Oct 30, 1779 from Robert Brown and Mary, his wife, of Virginia, to John Ford of CC, for 1736 £5 shillings, part of a tract of land in CC called The Lawrel, granted by John Ireland of St. Mary's County to the afd Mary Brown (then Mary Ireland) by CC deed, containing and now laid out for 145 acres. Signed - Robt Brown, Mary Brown. Wit - Dan
      Jenifer, Bennett Dyson (CC JPs). Recorded Oct 30, 1779.
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      1774-1780 Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records Liber CC 2 [Abstract by Mike Marshall]; Page 445. At the request of Joseph Barker the following Deed was recorded April 8, 1778
      Indenture made April 7, 1778; John Ireland of St. Mary's County, Maryland in consideration of 20 pounds current money paid by Joseph Barker, planter of Charles County, Maryland has sold part of a tract called "Tillington" containing 12 ½ acres and lying partially in Charles County Maryland and PGCo and beginning at a bounded white oak on the north side of Zachia Swamp being the beginning tree of Brimingham now in possession of John Gibbons. Signed John Ireland in the presence of and acknowledged before Henry Reeder, Hanson Briscoe (JPs of St. Mary's County, Maryland)

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