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

James Wood

Male Bef 1662 - 1729  (> 67 years)


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  • Name James Wood 
    Born Bef 1662  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 May 1729  St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I013183  Tree1
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2020 

    Father Maryland Wood 
    Family ID F44529  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rachel Gillam,   b. Abt 1671, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1741, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married Bef 1691  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Wood,   b. 1693, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1777, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Samuel Wood,   b. Bef 1695, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1758, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 63 years)
     3. Gillam Wood,   b. 1697, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1762, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     4. Peter Wood,   b. 1699, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1764, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     5. Rachel Wood,   b. 1702, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1743, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 42 years)
     6. 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)
     7. Joseph Wood,   b. 1705, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1793, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 89 years)
     8. Abraham Wood,   b. 1708, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1755, Nottingham, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 48 years)
     9. Isaac Wood,   b. 1709, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1756, Prince George's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     10. William Wood,   b. Bef 1710, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 2 May 1749, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 39 years)
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F07823  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      James Wood 15.144 SM 76.15.8 May 4 1729 Nov 5 1729
      Appraisers: John Burroughs, John Cartwrite (also John Cartwright, Sr.).
      Next of kin: James Wood, Benjamin Wood,
      Administratrix: Rachell Wood.
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      James Wood 10.420 A SM 76.15.8 13.2.7 Aug 4 1730
      Payments to: Capt. George Clark, Rev. John Donalson.
      Mentions: 3 orphans (unnamed).
      Administratrix: Rachael Wood.

      === Contributed by Ralph D. Smith
      May 15, 1729 - The St. Mary's Co., Md. administration bond of Rachel Wood, administratrix of James Wood. Sureties: James Wood, Benjamin Wood.
      Source: Maryland Prerogative Court, Testamentary Proceedings, Liber 28, p. 376
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      John Russell 10.220 I CA 30.3.2 1689
      Appraisers: Abraham Clarke, John Hunt.
      List of debts: George Spicer, Mr. Nathaniell Dare, Mr. William Nickolls, James Wood.
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      Burkett, Patience, 12th Aug.7 1698; 17th Sept., 1698.
      Provies Durrell, ex. and sole legatee of estate, real and personal. In event of his death to pass to Joseph Walton.
      Test: Jas. Wood, Rachel Wood, Jos. Neale. 6.225.
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      John Robarts 19-1/2A.27 I SM 16.1.6 May 28 1698
      Appraisers: John Gillum, James Woods.
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      John Roberts 19-1/2B.117 A SM #2844 Sep 6 1699
      Received from: Francis Grayham [Grayson], Christopher Williamson.
      Payments to: Mr. Robert Mason, James Wood, Mr. Jacob Moreland, James Latch, John Gellum [Gillam], John Duckett,
      Administrators Joseph Edwards,
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      Cecilly Blackman 37C.155 A SM 197.6.7 27.17.1 Jul 3 1716
      Payments to: William Gutterig, Mr. Kenelm Cheseldyne, Jos. Edwards, Richard Stevens, John Wood, Roger Wheeler, Mr. Henry Lave, Jr.
      Administrators: James Wood, Jr. Thomas Beach (also Thomas Beech).
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - St. Mary's County: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 385-57: WOODS ADDITION: 12 acres; Possession of - 12 Acres - None: : : Surveyed 30 July 1714 for James Wood partly in St. Mary's County beginning at a bound Spanish oak standing on a level near the head of a breaker of the White Oak branch of Piles Fresh. Patent 20 April 1715: {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, This land said to lye in St. Mary's County,

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