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

Mary A. Dent

Female Abt 1722 - 1793  (~ 71 years)


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  • Name Mary A. Dent  [1, 2
    Born Abt 1722  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 15 Feb 1793  Fairfax County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I001721  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Feb 2019 

    Father George Dent,   b. 27 Sep 1690, Nanjemy, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1754, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Anne Herbert,   b. Abt 1694, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1764, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 1713  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F00858  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gerard Alexander,   b. 1713, St Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1761, Fairfax County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married Abt 1733  Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Robert Alexander,   b. Abt 1738, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1793, Fairfax County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years)
     2. George Dent Alexander,   b. Abt 1739, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1784, Fairfax County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years)
     3. Philip Alexander,   b. Abt 1740, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1790, Fairfax County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years)
     4. Gerard Alexander,   b. 13 Jun 1746, St Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1800, Frederick County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     5. Anne Alexander,   b. 1756, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1788, 'Kenmore' Fredericksburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     6. Mary Anne Alexander,   b. Abt 1757, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1793, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years)
    Last Modified 5 Feb 2019 
    Family ID F01064  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Children of GERARD ALEXANDER and MARY DENT are:
      i. MARY ALEXANDER.
      ii. ROBERT ALEXANDER.
      iii. PHILIP ALEXANDER.
      iv. GEORGE DENT ALEXANDER.
      v. GERARD ALEXANDER II, b. Abt. 1738, Fairfax County, Virginia; d. 1800.
      vi. NANCY ALEXANDER, b. 1756, Alexandria, Virginia; d. Abt. 1788.

      according to will remarried a Cox
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      DENT, ANN, Charles Co. 4 May, 1764
      20 Jun, 1764
      To dau. Elizabeth Harrison, clothes.
      To dau. Mary A. Cox, clothes.
      To dau. Anne Ireland, Mulatto Tom, horses, stock.
      To son George Dent, still, candlestands, other.
      To Eleanor McPharling, Negro wench, Moll, during her life and at her decease to her son Herbert Blackiston.
      To dau. Margaret Greenfield, Negzo man Dick.
      To son John Dent, Negro man, Carpenter, and other.
      To dau. Sarah Dent, negro girl, Sarah, horses, furniture.
      To dau. Rebecca Marshall, Negro wench Cate that works in the house, clothing.
      To dau. Letty Stoddert, Negro man, Phill, cattle, clothing.
      To granddau. Anne Herbert Dent, Negro boy James son of Tom and Cate, furniture.
      To grandson William Herbert Ireland, Negro boy, Phill, furniture, mare.
      To granddau. Anne Dent, furniture.
      To granddau. Anne Alexander, dishes.
      To grandson Harbert Blackiston, silver cans.
      To granddau. Anne Marshall, lesser silver cans.
      To granddau. Anne Stoddert, tablespoons.
      Residue of estate to son John Dent, ex.
      Wits Joseph Thompson. 32. 161

  • Sources 
    1. [S044738] Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia 1607-1624/5. Fourth Edition. Volume III, Families R-Z.

    2. [S814050] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. I, from Tyler's Quarterly Historical and Genealogical Magazine.