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

James Mullikin

Male Abt 1681 - 1740  (~ 59 years)


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  • Name James Mullikin 
    Born Abt 1681  Calvert County, Maryland now Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Apr 1740  Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I012782  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 

    Father James Mullikin,   b. 1661, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1718, Prince George's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Jane Prather,   b. 1658, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1713, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 54 years) 
    Married Abt 1680  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F07289  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charity Belt,   b. 1686, All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1772, Prince George's County, Maryland - Account Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 87 years) 
    Married 1708  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Mullikin,   b. 5 Mar 1708/09, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1749, Prince George's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     2. Elizabeth Mullikin,   b. 25 Jul 1711, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1791, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 81 years)
     3. Mary Mullikin,   b. 27 Jan 1713/14, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. John Mullikin,   b. 29 Mar 1716, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1730, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 13 years)
     5. Margaret Mullikin,   b. 30 Nov 1719, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Jeremiah Mullikin,   b. 30 Jan 1722/23, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1789, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     7. Belt Mullikin,   b. 8 Feb 1724/25, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1798, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     8. Charity Mullikin,   b. 6 Feb 1726/27, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Thomas Mullikin,   b. 24 May 1729, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1805, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     10. Benjamin Mullikin,   b. 12 Nov 1731, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F07952  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Mullikin, James, Prince George's County, 4th Mar., 1739; 25th Apr., 1740.
      To sons Jeremiah, Thomas, Benjamin, grandson James Duvall, daus. Elizabeth Duvall and Mary Norwood, personalty including money, now in care of Mr. Samuel White March of London.
      to son James, dwelling plantation, at death of wife.
      to wife Charity, extx., plantation during life.
      Overseer: John Lamar.
      Test: John Lamar, Thomas Mullikin, John Mullikin. 22.179.
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      James Mullican 25.88 PG 782.13.5 Jun 16 1740 Jul 22 1740
      Appraisers: Turner Wooton, John Lamar.
      Creditors: Jeremiah Belt, John Wells.
      Next of kin: Thomas Mullikin, John Mullikin.
      Executrix: Charity Mullikin.
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      James Mullican 29.42 -- 76.16.3 May 16 1741 May 10 1744
      Appraisers: Turner Wootton, John Lamar.
      Mentions: Thomas Mullikin, John Mullikin
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      James Mullikin 20.180 A PG 782.13.5 89.8.4 May 10 1744
      A second inventory is cited in the amount of 76.16.3. The amount of the accounts also included 28.3.11 in sterling & #2134.
      Received from: John Phylius, John Tustain, MM Hunt & White (merchants in London), Mr. Samuell White, Mr. Charles Rogers.
      Payments to: Thomas Brown, Dr. James Denune, Nathaniel Harper, Francis Hall, Jeremiah Belt, Lord Baltimore paid to Ignatius & Nicholas Digges, Isaac Milner, John Wells, Daniel Dulany, Esq., John Hepburne, D. Dulany, Esq.
      Legatees (children): Jeremiah Mullican, Elisabeth Duval, James Mullican, Mary Norwood.
      Executrix: Charaty Mullikin (widow)
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      James Mullikin, Sr. 2.212 PG 73.3.6 May 22 1718
      Appraisers: Abraham Clarke, Ralph Crabb.
      Creditors: John Moredock, D. Ariarle.
      Next of kin: James Mullikin, Luke Barnard.
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      Isaac Lansdale (merchant) 14.414 A PG 241.17.2 20.0.0 Oct 14 1737
      The amount of the accounts also included 412.11.0 sterling.
      Received from: Elisabeth Wollingsford, Edward Doreen, Leonard Weyman, Samuell Waters, Henry Hall, William Ray, James Crawford, Richard Evans, Rignol Odle, John Eileen, John Turner, William Fowler, Mark Brown, James Mulliken, Richard Forster, Benjamin Hall, James Williams, Samuell Devall, John Rogers, John Bateman, William Green, Aaron Rawlings, William Deane, Samuel Plummer, John Joyce, Nathan Wells, William Denune, Mareene Devall, William Mockeboy, Charles Walker, James Holland, William Barshears, John Jackson, John Duckett, Robert Tyler, Jr., James Mullekin, Jacob Henderson, Elisabeth Tyler, Nicholas Wollingsford, Thomas Butt, Thomas Jones, Thomas Brown, Mehitabel Pierpoint, Samuel Tyler, Abraham Lee, Ben. Bell, Henry Wright, Isaac Hide, Richard Cutlep, John Banks, Francis Warman, John Selman, Joseph Norton, Thomas Heach, Richard Jones, William Cockron, John Perry, Robert Tyler, Benjamin Jacobs, Robert Thomas, Samuel Davis, John Wells, James Mason, Artin Mariartee, Henry Boulton, John Hall, Richard Moore, Benjamin Boyd, James Saunders, Richard Hill, Richard Simmons, John Riddle, Lewis Lee, Thomas Holland, Benjamin Lane, Matthew Elliot, John Boyd, Eliphaz Ryley, Lancet Wilson, Randal Johnson, Jonathon Wadams, Anne Gideons, Thomas Harwood, Thomas Prater, David Wimms, Philip Green, James Beck, John Brown, Vestry of Queen Anne Parish, William Mordaunt, William Pile, Edward Wilson, William Prater, William Bell, Robert Brown, William Davis, John Plummer, Francis Dorset, Nicholas St. Lawrence, Jonathon Simmonds, William Murdock, Joseph Brown, John Moor, Samuel Deval, Mary Butt, Priscilla Prater, John Brushers, John Curry, Jonathon Prater, Rachel Prater, Brook Mockeboy, Robert Wheeler, Richard Isaac, John Hammond, Turner Wotton, Thomas Hide, Benjamin Hasitt, George Cook, Richard Tucker, Joseph Williams, Thomas Laxen, Fra. Hardesty, Thomas Cockey, Dorcas Turner, Henry Dixon, John Sweringham, Arthur Nelson, John Prater, Samuel Brashiers, Samuel Farmer, John OulsterLoney, Margaret Moore, Isaac Downs, John Carrick, James Plummer, Thomas Lane, Meredith Davis, William Young, George Moore, John Lee, Samuel Evans, James Kingsberry, Elisabeth Wilemon, Moses Rawlins, Edward Gwyn, Larkin Pierpoint, Jane Pindle, Richard Snowden, Thomas Wells, Benjamin White, William Clark, William Holland, William Beckworth, Robert Pottenger, John Mitchel, John Moore, George Plummer, James Anderson, Samuel Idle, William Ducker, Jer. Fowler, John Locklin, John Childs, Daniel Dulany.
      Payments to: Thomas Lancaster, Richard Bennett, Esq.
      Administrator: Thomas Lancaster.
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY LAND RECORDS, Note and Release, 28 August 1697
      From: JAMES WILLIAMS of P. G. County, planter
      To: JAMES MULLIKIN of P. G. County, planter
      Property: Said WILLIAMS gave a note for 16,000 lbs. of tobacco to said MULLIKIN, due 10 January next, subject to the condition that if said WILLIAMS, by the last day of November next, makes over by deed of gift 200 acres out of the north side of a tract called "Chelsey," now in the possession of said WILLIAMS, unto JAMES MULLIKIN and JANE his wife for their natural lives, and after their de-cease, to their second son THOMAS and his heirs, otherwise to their eldest son JAMES and his heirs, otherwise to descend through the whole family of said JAMES MULLIKIN and JANE his wife, then said note to be void.
      Signature: JAMES WILLIAMS
      Wit.: EDWARD WILLETT, RICHARD CHAFFEE (mark)
      JAMES MULLIKIN of P. G. County, planter, released
      JAMES WILLIAMS, son of JAMES WILLIAMS, deceased, of P. G. County, planter, from any claims or obligations, he now has or ever will have against him concerning any legacies, lands, plantations, etc., which "was given me by my father-in-law JAMES WILLIAMS, or by my mother MARY WILLIAMS wife of the above named JAMES WILLIAMS, given or bequeathed to me by my mother at or before or after marriage with the said JAMES WILLIAMS, deceased.
      Signature: JAMES MULLIKIN (mark)
      Wit.: EDWARD WILLETT, RICHARD CHAFFEE (mark) Recorded: 28 January 1697/8, Vol. A, p. 94
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY LAND RECORDS, Indenture, 25 January 1697
      From: JAMES WILLIAMS of P. G. County, planter
      To: JAMES MULLIKIN of P. G. County, planter, and JANE his wife during their natural lives, then to their second son THOMAS and his lawfull heirs, otherwise to their eldest son JAMES and his lawful heirs, otherwise to descend through the family of said JAMES MULLIKIN and JANE his wife.
      Property: All the 200 acre tract called "James Gift" being part of a tract called "Chesley" which is now in the possession of the said JAMES WILLIAMS. Signature: JAMES WILLIAMS
      Wit.: WILLIAM HARBERT, JOSH. CECELL
      Ackn'd: JAMES WILLIAMS, 25 January 1697/8
      Recorded: 28 January 1697/8, Vol. A, p. 95

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      Prince George's Land Records 1726-1730 - Liber M, Page 137
      Enrolled at request of William Cooke 1 Mar 1726:
      Indenture, 28 Feb 1726; Between James Mullikin, planter, and William Cooke, planter; for 30; a parcel being part of a tract called Woodjoy lying on the west side of the Patuxent River formerly in Calvert Co.; sold by John Mirth and Grisell Mirth to Michael Farmer; Farmer sold to Arthur Ludford; Ludford sold to James Williams; by James Williams the son of the aforesaid James Williams wife to Richard Hartup; then to William Cooke; containing 100 acres according to meets and bounds on record in Calvert Co.; /s/ James Mullikin; wit. Ralph Crabb, John Adams; 28 Feb 1726/7 James Mullikin and his wife Charity ack. deed

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      Land Records of Prince George's County. Maryland
      Liber T, Page 468
      Recorded at request of James Mullikin, Jr., 29 Jun 1737:
      Deed of Gift from James Mullikin, Gent.; for love and affection to son James Mullikin, Jr., planter; part of Mullikin's Levels; bounded by Collington Branch; containing 60 acres; 25 Jun 1737; /s/ James Mullikin, Sr.; wit. William Dennie, Jos. Belt, Jr.; ack. James Mullikin, Sr.

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      A Quit Rent Roll of 1723; Taken from the Register of Overwharton Parish, Stafford County, Virginia; 200 acres, Paid 96 lbs. Tobacco. Paid 2 years.
      James Mullikin
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      1709-1712 Westmoreland Co VA Order Book
      Westmorland ss/ At a Court held for the said County the 30th day of January 1711
      - ALDERSON v MULLAGAN. Servant
      It is ordered that JAMES MULLAGAN, Servant to GEORGE ALDERSON, doe serve his Master one hundred eighty and eight days according to Law after all other service whatsoever due to him is expired, the same appeareing to be due for ninety four days absence as by Certifycate from under the hand ofRICHARD WATTS, Gent [wherein JAMES MULLAGAN confessed the same], did certifie and declare the absent tyme to be ninety four dayes between ye 19th of February 1709 and the 21st of October 1710
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1752-1757; Liber NN {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 90. At the request of Samuel Duvall the following Deposition was recorded November 29, 1752
      The deposition of William Mullikin, aged about 54 years makes oath that about 17 or 18 years ago he heard his brother James Mullikin tell Samual Duvall and his wife Elizabeth Duvall, daughter to the said James Mullikin that he made them a present of a negro girl and futher saith now. Before Thomas Williams, Mordecai Jacob
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1759-1763; Liber RR {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 181. At the request of Charity Mullikin the following Land Commission was recorded abt November 26, 1761
      Memorandum that on the special petition of andpreferred to the justices of Prince George's County, Maryland on the 4th Tuesday in March in the 10th year of his Lordship commission the Right Hon. the Lord Proprietary Dominion etc., his Lordship commission issued by order of the justices aforesaid out of the county aforesaid on April 15, 1761. In these words following, Frederick Absolute Lord and Proprietary of the Province of Maryland and Avalon Lord Baron of Baltimore vizt; to Messrs Robert Tyler, James Draine, Mordecai Jacob and James Beck of PGCo Gentleman, whereas Charity Mullikin, is seized of a tract called "Mullikins Levell" and preferred his petition in writing to our county court held at Upper Marlborough Town to prove and perpetuate the memory of the bounds of the said tract of land. Therefore, we command you any three or two of you to examine all witnesses or persons concerned touching their knowledge of the bounds of the said tract. Witness Francis Waring, Gentleman, March 27, 1761. Issued April 15, 176, Joseph Sim, Clk
      By virtue of a commission to examine evidences to prove the bounds of "Mullikins Levell" hereby give notice that we intend to meet at the dwelling house of Charity Mullikin on the said land on Saturday, September 26, 1761. We met and now evidence appearing adjourned till Saturday, October 10 next. We then met and proceeded to a red oak standing on the west side of Collington Branch
      John Brown, aged about 52 years, there being a dispute between old James Mullikin and old Charles Walker now both deceased concerning their dividing line at which time Robert Pottenger deceased run a line for a dividing line between them beginning at the 3rd tree of Mullikin's land and ending at this tree and at the same time marked it and agreed that the said line should be a dividing line between them and further saith not.
      At the same place Thomas Mullikin aged near 32 years declares about 14 years ago his brother James Mullikin likewise deceased brought him to this tree and told him it was the dividing tree between Mullikin's land in Charles Walker's land and further about 12 years ago he carried the chain when Benjamin Hall ran the said line at the request of Mrs. Mullikin and ended about 5 or 6 foot to the north west of said tree and further saith not
      At the same place James Duvall aged about 28 years declares that about 14 years ago he was in the woods with his uncle James Mullikin brought him to this tree and told him it was the dividing tree between the said Mullikin's land and the land formerly Charles Walker's and further saith not. Then we adjourned till Saturday the 24th instant to meet at the dwelling house of Mrs. Charity Mullikin's. We met and no evidences appearing we adjourned till Wednesday, November 4th.
      At the same place Rebecca Walker aged about 89 years declares that the tree was a boundary between the land formerly in her husband's and the land of James Mullikin's deceased which her husband told her that was the dividing line between him and further sayeth she was sure to remember the place for her husband and she had been many times they are together looking for cows and further saith not. Adjourned until tomorrow Thursday, November 5, 1761. We met and proceeded to a bounded white oak standing in the woods near the southwest corner of Mrs. Mullikin's plantation
      John Brown aforesaid declared that about 24 years ago James Mullican senior, deceased showed him this tree and told him it was the 2nd boundary of Mullikin's land and that since then is the said Brown's father told him the same and that likewise Mr. Francis Hall and told him the same thing and further saith not. Then we proceeded to a stone standing between the plantation of Mrs. Charity Millekin and the plantation of Mrs. Isaac Landsdale and on the west side of the main road that leads through both plantations towards Marlborough
      John Brown aforesaid declared that about 6 years ago he was at this place when Mr. Thomas Hodgkins, deceased was running out the manor and Mr. Richard Isaac deceased being called upon to give information of what he knew the bounds he this deponent heard that the said Isaac declared that the 3rd boundary of Mullikin's level and the first bounday of Walker's land stood near or at the place where the stone is and further that before that time his this deponents father had shown him a Hickory standing at or near the said place and told him that the said tree was the 3rd tree of Mullikin's land and the 1st tree of Walker's land and further saith not. Given under our hands and seals this November 5, 1761, Robert Tyler, Mordecai Jacobs, and James Beck

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