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

Anne Thomas

Female Abt 1708 - Aft 1768  (~ 61 years)


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  • Name Anne Thomas  [1
    Born Abt 1708  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1768  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I013182  Tree1
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2020 

    Father John Thomas,   b. Abt 1683, Benedict Hundred, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1757, Benedict Hundred, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Watson,   b. Abt 1687, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1734, Benedict Hundred, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Married Abt 1703  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F08114  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Benjamin Wood,   b. Abt 1703, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1768, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married Abt 1724  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Druscilla Wood,   b. Abt 1725, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John Wood,   b. Abt 1725, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1770, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years)
     3. Leonard Wood,   b. Abt 1725, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1768, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years)
     4. Helena Wood,   b. Abt 1725, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Elizabeth Wood,   b. Abt 1725, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Benjamin Wood,   b. Abt 1725, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1803, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years)
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F08326  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • WOOD, BENJAMIN, Charles County, planter. 31 Mar 1768 13 May 1768
      To wife Ann, use of land called "Woods Desart." Negroes Will, Henry, Nace, Jane, Joe and Charles.
      To son John, 39 acres, part of tract called "Good Will", 50 acres of "William's Enlarged" and Negroes Davie and Gerrard.
      To son Leonard, tenor by lease of 40 acres near the Cool Springs and Negroes Tom, Betty and Dick,
      To son Benjamin, tract called "Woods Desart, 100 acres of "Rochester." 42 acres of "Burches Forrest," and Negroes George and Easter.
      To dau. Helinor, Negroes Peter and James.
      To dau, Drusilla, Negroes Phillis, Beck and Frank.
      To dau. Elizabeth, Negroes Priss and Frederick.
      Exs.: wife Anne and son Benjamin.
      Wit: William Poston, Joseph King. 36.400
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      Benjamin Wood 5.162 D CH 1011.8.6 May 17 1769
      Sureties: William Posten, John Dent (son of Hatch Dent).
      Distribution to: Widow (unnamed, 1/3). Residue to children: Benjamin (1/6), Druscilla (1/6), John (1/12), Leonard (1/12), Helena (1/12), Elisabeth (1/12)
      Executors: Anne Wood, Benjamin Wood,
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      THOMAS, JOHN, Charles Co. 30 Apr 1756
      9 July 1757
      To eldest son John, tract called "Ware," and my sword and kane two Negro boys,, Peter and Simon.
      To son Leonard, tract called "Bowling Green" 200 a., Negro man Ben and Negro man Jacob, 1/3 flock of sheep.
      To son James, Negro Nacy, Martha, 1/3 flock of sheep,
      To son William all other land, provided he pay to three brothers, John, James and Leonard, each 2000 pounds of tobacco.
      To son William, two Negro boys named Charles and James given In compliance with a letter sent by me to Thomas Reeves his wife's father upon the point of marriage betwixt my son William and his dau.
      Whereas my dau. Jane, wife to Edward Swann is deceased, therefore give to my grandau. Elizabeth wife of Thomas Adams whom I hereby appoint in her stead, one Negro girl Rebecca.
      Remainder of estate to be divided into 6 equal parts between my four sons and two of my grandaus, names as follows: John, James, Leonard and William,, Elizabeth Adams and Elizabeth Woods
      Son., John, ex.
      Wit: James Greenfield Wood., John Johnson, John Adams. 309.341
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      John Thomas 2.112 D CH 375.19.4 Feb 10 1759
      Sureties: Benjamin Wood, John Adams.
      Legatees: John (son), Leonard, James (son), William (son), Elisabeth Adams (granddaughter) wife of Thomas Adams, Elisabeth Wood daughter of Benjamin Wood.
      Distribution to: John, James, Leonard, William, Elisabeth Adams, Elisabeth Wood.
      Executor: John Thomas.

  • Sources 
    1. [S044768] Early Families of Southern Maryland, Volume: 10.

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