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

Rebecca Covington

Female Abt 1730 - Aft 1772  (~ 43 years)


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  • Name Rebecca Covington 
    Born Abt 1730  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1772  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I033536  Tree1
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2018 

    Father Leonard Covington,   b. 1711, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1742/43, Prince George's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Mother Priscilla Magruder,   b. 1714, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1763, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married Abt 1727  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F06014  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Benjamin Mackall,   b. 16 Feb 1722/23, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1795, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 24 Apr 1757  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Barbara Mackall,   b. 14 May 1755, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Levin Mackall,   b. Aft 1757, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Walter Mackall,   b. Aft 1761, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1814, Washington County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 51 years)
     4. Rebecca Mackall,   b. Aft 1761
     5. Benjamin Mackall,   b. 1763, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1823, Georgetown, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     6. Leonard Covington Mackall,   b. 21 Mar 1768, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1843, Washington, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F13583  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Children of Rebecca Covington and Benjamin Mackall are:

      i. Benjamin Mackall was born 1763, and died 1822. He married Christiana Beall, daughter of Brooke Beall and Margaret Johns. She was born 1772, and died 1849.
      ii. Sarah Mackall was born ABT 1770. She married Cosmo Mackenzie 1793 in Calvert County, Maryland, son of Thomas Mackenzie and Anne Johns. He was born 1770 in Calvert County, Maryland, and died 1809.

      iii. Rebecca Mackall was born ABT 1775. She married Levin Covington 25 MAR 1796 in Prince Georges, MD, son of Levin Covington and Susannah Magruder. He was born 30 OCT 1768, and died NOV 1813.

      iv. Leonard Covington Mackall was born ABT 1776, and died BEF 1850. He married Catherine Beall 1800, daughter of Brooke Beall and Margaret Johns. She was born ABT 1770 in Maryland, and died AFT 1850 in District of Columbia.
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1752-1757; Liber NN {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 222. At the request of Miss Rebecka Covington the following Deed of Gift was recorded February 23, 1754
      Indenture made February 21, 1754; Thomas Gantt and Margery Gantt his wife (late wife of Mr. Levin Covington, deceased by whom she had issue two children Leonard Covington and Elizabeth Covington which said Leonard Covington died leaving two children, to wit, Rebecca Covington and Levin Covington and the said Margery Gantt was likewise daughter to Col. Thomas Hollyday) in consideration of the natural love and affection which we have and do bear unto our well beloved granddaughter as also for in consideration of the sum of 5 shillings sterling money of Great Britain has sold to Rebecca Covington all that tract called "Hollidays Choice" containing 500 acres formerly lying in Calvert County, Maryland but now in Prince George's County, Maryland (originally granted unto Col. Thomas Holliday by patent bearing date October 10, 1694 and by his last will and testament bearing date April 1702 he bequeathed unto his daughter Margery Hollyday the aforesaid tract of land) on the west side of Patuxent River in the fork of the Western branch of Patuxent River and on the north side of two parcels of land lately laid out for John Smith and James Greenfield called Orphan's Gift and Beall's Gift. Signed Thomas Gantt, Margery Gantt in the presence of and acknowledged before Henry Truman, John Hawkins, Jr
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1767-1769; Liber BB 2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 355. At the request of Mordecai Jacob the following Deed was recorded February 4, 1769
      Indenture made December 30, 1768; Benjamin Mackall, Gentleman and Rebecca Mackall his wife of Calvert County, Maryland in consideration of 500 pounds sterling paid by Mordecai Jacob of PGCo has sold a tract called "Hollidays Choice" containing 500 acres beginning at the northwest corner of "Beall's gift" and bounded by "Orphans Gift". Signed Benjamin Mackall, Rebecca Mackall in the presence of and acknowledged before William Allnutt, James Somervell (JP's of Calvert County, Maryland) and at the same time Rebecca Mackall wife of Benjamin Mackall relinquished her right of dower