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

Elizabeth Marshall

Female 1765 - Aft 1818  (> 54 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Marshall 
    Born 18 Jan 1765  King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1818  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I001506  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2019 

    Father Thomas Hanson Marshall,   b. 11 Apr 1731, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1801, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Dent,   b. 1737, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1770, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married Abt 1756  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • "Thomas Henson Marshall and Rebecah Dent was Maryed on the 16th Day of July in the Evining, in the Year of our Lord God 1756"
    Family ID F00857  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 John Forbes,   b. 19 Mar 1757, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1805, Benedict, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 23 Apr 1782  Wm & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James John Forbes,   b. 11 Mar 1783, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Thomas Forbes,   b. 29 May 1785, Benedict, Charles County, Maryland. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1807, Swanson's Creek, Benedict, Charles Co., MD. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
     3. John Forbes,   b. Jan 1787, Benedict, Charles County, Maryland. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1818, Benedict, Charles County, Maryland. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years)
     4. Rebecca Anne Maria Forbes,   b. Jul 1789, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Elizabeth Jane Forbes,   b. 2 Jul 1792, Benedict, Charles County, Maryland. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1814, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     6. George Forbes,   b. 4 Apr 1794, Benedict, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1877, Barnum Hotel, Baltimore, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     7. Elizabeth P. Forbes,   b. 3 Apr 1797, Benedict, Charles County, Maryland. Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Maria Forbes,   b. 19 Sep 1803, Benedict, Charles County, Maryland. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1805, Benedict, Charles County, Maryland. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2019 
    Family ID F00879  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Samuel Bond,   b. 1747, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1818, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married Abt 8 Jun 1807  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • this marriage is not proved
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2019 
    Family ID F00880  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • pg 327(Babt Feb 11, 1765); dau of Thomas Henson and Rebecca Marshall; Piscataway or St. John's Parish now called Prince George's - (1689-1878) Index to register by Louise Joyner Hienton

      Elizabeth, b. 1765; m.1, 1787, John Forbes; m.2/Samuel Bond d1818

      Elizabeth MARSHALL. She was the daughter of 2. Thomas Hanson MARSHALL and 3. Rebecca DENT. She married John FORBES 23 Apr 1782, son of James FORBES and Jane SMITH. He was born 19 Mar 1757, and died 31 Dec 1804 in Benedict,,MD. He was buried in The Plains, Golden Beach, MD.

      Children of Elizabeth MARSHALL and John FORBES are:
      i. James FORBES was born 11 Mar 1783. He married Ellen LANE 1805.
      ii. Thomas FORBES was born 29 May 1785, and died 3 Feb 1807 in Swanson's Creek, Benedict, MD.
      iii. John FORBES was born Jan 1787, and died 19 Mar 1818.
      iv. Rebecca Anne Maria FORBES was born Jul 1789. She married James Forbes SOTHORON 8 Oct .
      v. Eliza Jane FORBES was born 2 Jul 1792, and died 9 Sep 1814 in New York. She married Thomas JENNIFER in New York.
      vi. George FORBES was born 2 Apr 1794, and died 5 Mar 1877 in Benedict,Charles Co.,MD.
      vii. Eliza FORBES was born 2 Apr 1797, and died 3 Oct 1828. She married William PLATER. She married Horatio MCELDERRY.
      viii. Maria FORBES was born 19 Sep 1803, and died 17 Sep 1805.
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      Charles County Maryland Will Book AL-12, 1801-1808, {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 241.
      John Forbes of Benedict, Will, December 25, 1804; February 12, 1805
      I, John Forbes of Benedict of CC, being sick of body, but of sound and perfect memory and understanding;
      To wife Elizabeth Forbes, all my estate real, personal and mixed, all debts due and owing to me whether on open account or in bonds, notes mortages, leases or any other lawful obligatory writing.
      To son John Forbes, my broach and sleeve buttons.
      To son George Forbes, my gold watch.
      As my worldly transactions are both intricate and numerous, I recommend that my son John Forbes be employed to aid and assist in the settlement of my affairs
      Executrix: wife Elizabeth Forbes
      Signed: December 25, 1804 signature
      Wit: Edward Meed, Henderson S. Boteler, James Turner
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      CHANCERY COURT
      1833/10/02
      8712: Elizabeth Hanson, John Marshall, William Latimer, Josias H. Hanson, Hugh McEldery, and George Forbes vs. Lastitia Hawkins. CH. Petition to dissolve injunction against execution of judgment.
      Accession No.: 17,898-8712 MSA S512-11- 8660 Location: 1/38/4/
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      CHANCERY COURT
      1829/12/28
      8794: Henry S. Hawkins vs. Elizabeth Hanson, Josias H. Hanson, John Marshall, Walter Latimer, Hugh McElderry, and George Forbes. CH. Injunction against execution of judgment on Saturdays Work.
      Accession No.: 17,898-8794-1/2 MSA S512-11- 8739 Location: 1/38/4/
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      Contributed by Shirley Middleton Moller
      Charles County, Maryland Land Records, IB 5.292
      At the request of John T Hawkins the following Deed was recorded this 14th day of December Anno Domini 1802

      State of Maryland Charles County Sst This Indenture made this Twenty third day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand Eight hundred and two Between John Forbes of the County and State afsd of the one part and John Truman Hawkins of St Marys County of the other part Witnesseth that for and in consideration of the sum of Four hundred and fifty pounds Current money, all that Lott or parcel of Land lying in Charles County being pt of two Lotts viz; of Lott Number eighteen in Benedict Leonard Town and of a Lott called the Warehouse Lott [formerly conveyed by Charles Somerset Smith to George Maxwell the 14th day of Jun Anno Domini 1764] and adjoining the west side of said Lott No18. /s/ John Forbes: Wit: Alexr McPherson, Henry A Smith;
      deed acknowledged by Elizabeth Forbes wife to the sd John Forbes.
      ===
      Charles County, Maryland Land Records 1806-1808; Liber IB-7 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 421.
      At the request of Samuel Bond & Elizabeth Forbes the following Marriage Contract was recorded August 17, 1807
      Indenture of 4 parts made June 8, 1807, between Samuel Bond of Prince George's County, Maryland of the 1st part, Elizabeth Forbes of CC of the 2nd part, Thomas Marshall of Marshall Hall and John Forbes of CC of the 3rd part, and James Forbes, John Forbes, George Forbes, James Forbes Sothoron, and Rebecca Ann Maria Sothoron his wife, Jane Forbes and Elizabeth Forbes all our children of Elizabeth Forbes first above named of the 4th part. Whereas a marriage is agreed upon and intended to be shortly and solemnized between Samuel Bond and Elizabeth Forbes and that all the estate as well real and personal belonging to Elizabeth Forbes either in law or in equity should be conveyed to Thomas Marshall and John Forbes to the uses upon the trusts for the intents and purposes and subject to the powers provisions declarations and agreements herein after limited expressed and declared. Now this indenture witnesseth that in pursuance and performance of the said above mentioned agreement and in consideration of the intended marriage and for conveying settling and assuring all the estate as well real and personal in law or equity of Elizabeth Forbes in consideration of 5 dollars and in consideration of the natural love and affection which Elizabeth Forbes has to her aforesaid children and for diverse other good causes and valuable considerations her Elizabeth Forbes hereunto moving has sold unto Thomas Marshall and John Forbes the lands tenements and hereditaments lying in CC, St. Mary's County, Maryland and Prince George's County, Maryland and also all the Negroes horses cattle sheep and hogs household and other furniture money tobacco produce merchandise stock in trade debts accounts claims and demands dues and other chattels and personal property possessed claimed by due and owing to her in trust so that they can pay off all debts and owing for which she is liable on her own account or on account of her late deceased husband and the residue after paying 2000 dollars to Samuel Bond to be distributed to her children party of the 4th part. Signed Samuel Bond, Elizabeth Forbes in the presence of John Campbell, John Sothoron and acknowledged before Edward Meed, John Lowry