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

John Griffith

Male Aft 1706 - Aft 1751  (> 45 years)


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  • Name John Griffith 
    Born Aft 1706  St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1751  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I056367  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2018 

    Father Samuel Griffith,   b. 1681, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1741, Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Sarah Evans,   b. Abt 1686, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1725, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Married 26 Nov 1702  St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F22603  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Edward Griffis 16.68 CA 10.5.11 Mar 16 1729 Apr 17 1730
      Appraisers: Thomas Marshall, Michael Askaw.
      Creditors: William Smith (Freshes), Samuel Chew of Maidstone.
      Next of kin: John Griffith.
      Administratrix: Martha Griffith.
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      GRIFFITH, BENJAMIN, Calvert Co, 10 Jan, 1750/51; 13 Nov, 1751
      To sister Bathsheba Griffith, lands that I own, during her life, and at her decease, to her male hr. , lawfully begotten, and for pt. of Such hr. to fall to my sister Ann Duvall, son Lewis Duvall and hrs.
      To cousin Lewis Duvall, clothing.
      To bro. John Griffith's 2 daus., Sarah and Elizabeth Griffith, balance of estate.
      Bro. John Griffith, ex.
      Wit: Jos. Smith, Jr., Richard Crosly, Lewis Griffith. 28. 227
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      Samuel Griffith of Calvert Co.; written 2 Oct 1741; probate 2 Nov 1741
      To son Samuel and hrs., land in Baltimore County
      To son Lewis, land where he now dwells and 1/2 land where son John now dwells
      To son John, residue of land where he dwells
      To son Benjamin, land belonging to his grandfather Clarke Skinner
      To Richard Steele, land lying between land of Mary Grace and Jonah Winfield to be used as a school To daus. Ann, Rebecca and Bathshebey, dwel. plan.
      Remainder to be equally divided between all my children
      Exs: Sons Lewis and John
      Test: Henry Austin, Nathan Smith and Elizabeth Brown
      MCW 148.22.398)
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      Samuel Griffith 26.444 CA 618.5.4 Nov 12 1741 Jan 26 1741
      Appraisers: Thomas Holland, Thomas Ireland. Creditors: James Russell John Smith.
      Next of kin: James Griffith Samuel White.
      Executors: Lewis Griffith, John Griffith
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      Samuel Griffin 19.301 A CA 618.5.4 151.5.6 Jan 22 1742
      (also Samuel Griffith)
      Received from: Richard Steel, Richard Mullineux, John Buchanan, Richard Sayman,
      William Kent, George Johnson, Mary Grace, Strickland, Robert Sawell.
      Payments to: Dr. Stewart, John Stevens, Capt. John Broth, Jonah Wimfield, Gabriel Parker, Samuel White, Dr. John Hamilton, Samuel Galloway, Gerrard Hopkins, Nic. Maccubin, James Russell, Parson Williamson, Daniel Dulany, Esq., Samuel White (merchant).
      Executor: Lewis & John Griffith.
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      Samuel Griffith, Sr. 24.207 A CA 20.13.3 Dec 15 1747
      Payments to: Mr. John Hanbury (merchant in London) paid to Philip Thomas, Esq., estate of Capt. Posthumus Thornton.
      Legatees: Sarah Duvall (daughter).
      Executors: Lewis Griffith (Quaker), John Griffith.
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      Samuel Griffith 27.154 A CA 542.5.8 Nov 11 1749
      Payments to (in equal amounts, their portions): Samuel Griffith, Lucy Griffith, Martha Griffith, Elisabeth wife of Samuel White, Rachel wife of John Stevens, Rebecca wife of Nothey Thomas, Benjamin Griffith, Sarah wife of Lewis Jones, Anne wife of Benjamin Duvall, Lewis Griffith (accountant), John Griffith (accountant), Barthsheba Griffith paid to her guardian John Griffith.
      Executors: Lewis Griffith (Quaker), John Griffith.
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      Calvert County Circuit Court; Land Surveys and Condominium Plats

      Welch, Poole, 330 Acres; Certificate
      Developer/Owner: Griffith, Samuel 1681 Patent Record 15, p. 323 0 0 MSA S 1583-1653
      Welch, Poole, 330 Acres; Patent
      Developer/Owner: Griffith, Samuel 1681 Patent Record CB 2, p. 222 0 0 MSA S 1583-1654
      Welch Poole, 430 Acres; Certificate
      Developer/Owner: Griffith, Lewis and John 1745 Patent Record LG E, p. 690 0 0 MSA S 1583-1655
      Welch Poole, 430 Acres; Patent
      Developer/Owner: Griffith, Lewis and John 1745 Patent Record PT 2, p. 122 0 0 MSA S 1583-1656

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