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

Henry Hawkins

Male 1675 - 1702  (27 years)


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  • Name Henry Hawkins 
    Born 1675  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Jun 1702  Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I001617  Tree1
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 

    Father Henry Hawkins,   b. 1627, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1699, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Eleanor Cole,   b. Abt 1649, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1681, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 32 years) 
    Married Abt 1664  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F00789  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Smith,   b. Abt 1670, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1715, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Married Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Henry Hawkins,   b. 5 Jan 1689/90, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1715, Charles County, Maryland - Account Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     2. Alexander Smith Hawkins,   b. 20 Jan 1690/91, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1769, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Tubman Hawkins,   b. Bef 12 Jan 1702/03, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Thomas Hawkins,   b. Bef 12 Jan 1702/03, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1724, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 21 years)
     5. Elizabeth Hawkins,   b. Bef 12 Jan 1702/03, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Ellinor Hawkins,   b. Bef 12 Jan 1702/03, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F00940  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Hawkins, Henry. Charles Co. written 12 Jan 1702, Probate 12 Jun 1702
      To son Alexander, 200 Acres of land belonging to plantation at Piscataway.
      To son Tubman, daus Eliza; and Ellinor, personaltly
      Wife Sarah, extx and residuary legatee of estate, real and personal, including 130 acres Swney, in PGCo. which testator orders sold for benefit of estate.
      Test; Wm Barton, Thos Smoot, Jas Cox, Jno Neal (MCW 11.371)
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      Henry Hawkins 25#128 A 130.16.0 #16857 May 3 1705
      The amount of the inventory is equivalent to #31392,
      Payments to: Samuell Poole (merchant), John Contee (merchant), Elisabeth Hawkins (widow), William Elliott, William Stone, Henry Hardy, Gerard Fowke, -----Sinkler - ------ Hunt, Benjamin Calsack, Thomas Onell (merchant), William Newman, Thomas Parker, Dr. Wenner,
      Executrix: Sarah Hawkins (relict).
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      Cole, Giles, Chas. Co., 7th Oct., 1675; 27th Oct., 1675.
      To Stephen Coward (Cawood) and John Lemare, John Hawkins, Jr., and his brother Henry, and their sister Eliza: Hawkins; also to Thomas Hawkins, personalty.
      Henry Hawkins, ex. and residuary legatee.
      Test: Humphrey Jones, Henry Neale. 2. 358.
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      Charles County Circuit Court Liber P, Page 208
      Henry Hawking, s/o Henry, Jr. & Sarah of Zachia Hundred, b. 5 Jan 1689/90
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      Charles County Circuit Court Liber S, Page 169
      14 Nov 1693; Cattle Marks: Henry Hawkins, s/o Henry Hawkins
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber Q, Page 24
      COURT OF 10 MAR 1690
      Henry Hawkins, Gent., requests letters of administration of estate of Henry Reynolds who died intestate
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber C#2 Page 24
      Recorded at the request of Barton Smoot:
      5 Sep 1706; By his will 23 Jun 1702 Henry Hawkins gave his son Tubman Hawkins a Negro, dau. Elizabeth Hawkins a mulatto, and Elinor Hawkins a Negro; Barton Smoot and Sarah his wife, relict of Henry Hawkins and natural mother of above children confirm the above gift when son comes of age and daus. marry; if Tubman Hawkins should die before his said Negro, his Negro to descend to his brother Thomas Hawkins; if the girls die before marriage, their slaves to descend to Sarah Hawkins, their sister; they also promise to educate Alexander Smith, Tubman, Thomas, Elizabeth and Elinor Hawkins with two years of schooling; /s/ Barton Smoot, Sarah Smoot; wit. John Neale (mark), Joseph Dewel
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber Q Page 2; COURT OF 11 MAR 1694
      Deed of Gift from Alexander Smith, planter; after my decease to dau. Sarah Smith and hrs., plantation where I now live at the head of Wicomico River; shd. she leave no hrs., to dau. Mary Turner, wife of Edward Turner; shd. she leave no hrs., to dau. Elizabeth Rivett, wife of Jonas Rivett; shd. she leave no hrs. to my dau.-in-law Grace Colliar, wife of Giles Colliar; Sarah to have servants, goods, chattel, Negroes, stock of cattle, hogs, horses, mares, and whatever goods I possess at the time of my decease; to grandsons Arthur Turner and Alexander Smith Turner, sons of Edward and Mary Turner 5,000# tobacco each at age 21; to Mary Turner and hrs. 500 acres of land at Piscataway and half part of tract called Batchelor's Harbor of 400 acres; if she have no hrs. then to Sarah Smith, then to Elizabeth Rivett, then to Grace Colliar; to Elizabeth Rivett Is, she having rec'd sufficient portion already; 12 Dec 1688; /s/ Alexander Smith (mark); wit. Wm. Barton, John Archbald, Blanch Lomax (mark), Cleborne Lomax
      Administration of estate by Sarah, d/o William Smith, now wife of Henry Hawkins, Jr.; estate inventory recorded 24 Mar 1689
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      Humphery Jones 13A.350 I 6.1.0 June 15 1695
      appraisers: Thomas Smoote, Henry Hawkins, Jr
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      Charles County Circuit Court, Land Records, Liber D#2, Page 41
      18 May 1712; Recorded at request of Henry Hawkins:
      11 Mar 1712; Indenture from Barton Smoot, planter, and Sarah his wife, to Henry Hawkins, Jr., s/o Sarah; for love and affection and 2s.6p; a parcel of land called SMITH'S VENTURE; also tract formerly in possession of Richard Morris adjoining SMITH'S VENTURE; bounded by Zachia Swamp and DANIEL'S DENN; containing 200 acres; /s/ Barton Smoot, Sarah Smoot (mark); wit. Robert Yates, Sr., Wm. Harbert
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 320-135: MOORES FOLLY: 50 acres; Possession of - 50 Acres - Hawkins, Elizabeth: Surveyed 19 Sept 1669 for Henry Moore at a bound pockhiccory standing on the North side of a branch on a swamp called Oversees Swamp about the middlemost line of the land taken up by them by Capt. William Lewis.: Conveyance notes - 50 Acres - Francis Ware from John Lowe & Mary; 3 May 1727,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County, Maryland Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 318-118: MOORES BRANCH: 50 acres; Possession of - 50 Acres - Hawkins, Elizabeth: Surveyed 19 April 1662 for Henry Moore on the West side Zachia Swamp near the land formerly laid out for said Moore by said swamp.: Conveyance notes - Francis Ware from John Lowe & Mary; 3 May 1727,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 327-177: SMITHS VENTURE: 100 acres; Possession of - 100 Acres - Smoote, Barton: Surveyed 23 July 1674 for Alexander Smith at a hiccory on the West side of Zachia Swamp adjoining to MOORES TOWN (poss by Barton Smoote who married the widow of {Henry Hawkins Jr., daughter of Alexander Smith - "Sarah"} {mm note: this is different handwriting added later}: Other Tracts Mentioned: MOORES TOWN ; HAWKINS SMITH FORD; ; Conveyance notes - 100 Acres - Henry Hawkins from Barton Smoot; 11 March 1732, Included in resurvey of HAWKINS SMITH FORD, folio 432,,

      Reference Date Description Image(s) Developer/Owner:
      Patent Record 15, p. 261 1675 Smiths Venture, 100 Acres; Certificate MSA S 1587-3818 Smith, Alexander
      Patent Record 19, p. 110 1675 Smiths Venture, 100 Acres; Patent MSA S 1587-3819 Smith, Alexander
      Patent Record EI 5, p. 461 1739 Hawkins Smith Ford, 730 Acres; Certificate MSA S 1587-1913 Hawkins, Alexander Smith
      Patent Record LG B, p. 2 1739 Hawkins Smith Ford, 730 Acres; Patent MSA S 1587-1914 Hawkins, Alexander Smith

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