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

Lucy Gates

Female Abt 1740 - 1773  (~ 32 years)


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  • Name Lucy Gates 
    Born Abt 1740  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Between 1772 and Aug 1773  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I028481  Tree1
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2017 

    Father Peter Gates,   b. Bef 1720, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1787, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 67 years) 
    Mother Jane Capshaw,   b. Bef 1724, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1787, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 65 years) 
    Married Bef 1740  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F10591  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 John Brightwell 
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F43331  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 John Brightwell,   b. Jan 1737/38, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft Aug 1773, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Married Bef 1756  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F43307  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND WILLS; Liber T No. #1; 1784-1789;
      Folio 255 PETER GATES, gentleman 04/23/1783 11/05/1787
      "being. in sound and perfect mind and Memory
      Bequeaths to:
      1. Jane Gates --wife
      -to have all of testator's estate both real and personal during her natural life
      -named executrix along w/ testator's son James
      2. Mary Ann Harrison -daughter
      -to have 1 shilling sterling
      3. Dorthery Brion --daughter
      -to have 1 shilling sterling
      4. Sarrah Gibbons --daughter
      -to have 1 shilling sterling
      5. Elizabeth Gibbons --daughter -to have the sum of 1 shilling sterling
      6. Henritter Queen --daughter -to have 1 shilling sterling
      7. Catherine Spalding --daughter
      -to have I shilling sterling
      8. James Truman Gates --son
      -to have after the decease of testator's widow all of the real estate on the condition that he pay to testator's sons Venson Gates and Walter Gates the sum of 20 pounds each
      9. Vinson Gates --son
      Walter Gates --son
      Elleanor Gates --daughter
      Lucy Gates --daughter
      Jane Gates --daughter
      -after widow's decease, all the personal estate to be divided among, them and testator's son James.
      Witnesses: James Wilson, Isaac Rawlings, Samuel Wilson,
      Then came: James Wilson
      Note: the testator signed the will with his mark

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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1763-1767; Liber TT {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 644. At the request of Lucy Brightwell the following Deed was recorded November 26, 1766
      Indenture made November 25, 1766; John Brightwell, Jr. in consideration of 22 pounds currency paid
      by Lucy Brightwell has sold part of a tract called "Cole Brooke" containing 50 acres. Signed John
      Brightwell in the presence of John Hepburn, Joshua Naylor and acknowledged before John Hepburn
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1769-1772; Liber AA 2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall};
      Page 87. At the request of Arthur Gibbons the following Deed was recorded March 28, 1770
      Indenture made March 27, 1770; Peter Gates, planter in consideration of 50 pounds currency paid by Arthur Gibbons has sold part of a tract now called "Cole Brooke" formerly called "Poplar Hills" containing 50 acres and lying on the west side of Patuxent River. Signed Peter Gates in the presence of and acknowledged before John Cooke, George Fraser Hawkins and at the same time Jane Gates w/o Peter Gates relinquished her right of dower