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

Elizabeth Meekin

Female Abt 1712 - Aft 1774  (~ 63 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Meekin 
    Born Abt 1712  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1774  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I52202  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2021 

    Father John Meekin,   b. Bef 1678, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Adopted 
    Family ID F11667  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 John Medley,   b. 1702, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1749, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married Abt 1728  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Medley,   b. Abt 1728, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1750, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 22 years)  [natural]
     2. Francis Medley,   b. Bef 1730, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1750, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 20 years)  [natural]
     3. Elizabeth Medley,   b. 25 Sep 1730, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1760, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 31 years)  [natural]
     4. Philip Medley,   b. 19 Dec 1732, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1774, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 43 years)  [natural]
     5. Joseph Medley,   b. 9 Mar 1738, St. Andrew's Parish, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1797, Nelson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 60 years)  [natural]
     6. Anastasia Medley,   b. 1 Feb 1742, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1764, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 23 years)  [natural]
     7. Ignatius Medley,   b. 14 Oct 1744, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1774, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F29961  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Basil Peake,   b. St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1760, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Bef 2 Jul 1750  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F30077  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • daughter of WILLIAM MEAKINS and TERESA
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      PLUMMER, MARGARET, St. Mary's Co. 21 June 1756
      To George Blissco (Biscoe?], tract called "Asbuaton," 50 a.
      To Jerstanuall Greenwell, bed and furniture.
      To Elizabeth Peack, bed and furniture.
      To Monokey Peak, kettle.
      To Tho. Bissco bed and furniture.
      To John Gayther, spoon mould.
      Remainder to be divided between my sister's children, Ann Hall and James Greenwell.
      To John Hall's son Jestenuall Hall a heifer.
      Wearing apparel to Mary Peack's children.
      George Bissco, ex.
      Wit: Francis Michell, John Mackmillian, John Gayther. 30. 120
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      John Medley 43.380 SM £109.12.8 Jul 2 1750
      Appraisers: Enoch Combs, Nicholas Mills.
      Creditors: A. Barnes, Thomas Cissell.
      Next of kin: John Cole, William Medley.
      Administrators/Executors: Basil Peake and his wife Elisabeth Peake.
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      John Medley 31.219 A SM £109.12.3 £142.17.0 Sep 19 1751
      Sureties: Cornelius Manning, John Cole.
      Received from: John Edwards, John Smith, James Pike.
      Payments to: Stourt. Edwards, William Williams, Joseph Cutler, Edward Diggs, Henry Jernegan, Maj. Abraham Barnes, Ann Ciscell, Capt. Robert Chesley, Jeremiah Chase.
      Distribution to: accountants (1/3). Residue to (orphans): Philip Medley (aged 18), Elisabeth Medley (of age), Joseph Medley (aged 13), Anistacia Medley (aged 9), Ignatius Medley (aged 6).
      Administratrix: Elisabeth Peak, wife of Basil Peak.
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      John Medley 36.399 A SM £102.12.0 £102.12.0 Jul 22 1754
      Sureties: William Peal, Athanatius Nottingham.
      Payments to: Meverill Lock, Cornelius Manning, Peter Ford, Jr.
      Distribution to: One half to Elisabeth (accountant, mother), siblings: Philip Medley (of age), Elisabeth Medley (of age), Joseph Medley (aged 15), Anislasia Medley (aged 12), Ignatius Medley (aged 9). Other half to (siblings of widow (unnamed)): John Smith, James Pike, Thomas Vilener, Ann Wheler, Christian Smith. Both died intestate; no issue.
      Administratrix: Elisabeth Peak, wife of Basil Peak (also Basill Peake).
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      Ignatius Medley 119.190 SM £162.3.4 Aug 3 1774
      Appraisers: John Greenwell, Jr., Bennet Combs.
      Creditors: John Masson for Alexander Cunningham & Co., Archibald Campbell for John Glassford & Co.
      Next of kin: Philip Medley, Elisabeth Peak.
      Administratrix: Mary Medley.

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