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

Luke Marbury

Male 1710 - 1759  (49 years)


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  • Name Luke Marbury 
    Born 10 Mar 1709/10  King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 Nov 1759  Prince George's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I002304  Tree1
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 

    Father Francis Marbury,   b. 1660,   d. 22 Jan 1734/35, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Mary Green,   b. Abt 1676, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1713/14, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years) 
    Married Between 1694 and 25 Aug 1703  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F01616  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Beanes,   b. 1721, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1773, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Marbury,   b. 1738, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1793, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     2. Luke Marbury,   b. 1745, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1809, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F01622  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Mr. Luke Marbury 66.198 PG 611.7.5 Nov 30 1759 May 30 1759
      Appraisers: Francis King, Smallwood Coghill.
      Creditors: James Marshall for MM John Glassford & Co., Thomas Hamilton.
      Next of kin: William Murbury, Elisabeth Davison.
      Administratrix: Elisabeth Marbury.
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      Luke Marbury 3.74 D PG 678.19.5 Jun 25 1761
      Sureties: William Beanes, Jr,, Colmore Beanes.
      Distribution to; Widow (unnamed, 1/3), Residue to 3 children (unknown to this Office, egually-
      Administratrix: Elisabeth Marbury.
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      Source: the bowies & their kindred by walter worthington bowie
      he married his first cousin Elizabeth Beans
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      STONESTREET, BUTLER., Prince George's Co. 3 Dec, 1755; 29 Dec, 1755
      Wife: Jane.
      Children: Henry, Richard (unborn child), Sarah, Mary, Charity, Catharine, Eleanor, Verlinda and Sarah Edelen; shall be educated in Church of England principles.
      Friends: Nephews John Tolson, Luke Marberry, Henry Low (Trustees).
      "Athey's Folly," 72 a., "Littleworth." 92 a.,"Wade's Adventures," 115 a. (to unborn child if a son).
      Ex: Jane Stonestreet, with advice of trustees.
      Wit: Mrs. Catherine Edelen, John Welling, Alexander Fraser, Henry Addison. 30.35
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      YOUNG, JAMES, Prince George's Co. 11 Jun, 1747-48
      14 May, 1757
      28 May, 1757
      Children, Elizabeth Foard, James Young, Jr.
      Ex: James Young, Jr.
      Wit: William, Luke and Elizabeth Marbury. 30.319
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      ADKIE (also spelled ADREY)[ Attaway], THOMAS, Prince George's Co. 12 Oct, 1751; 23 May, 1760
      Wife. Mary.
      Eldest: dau. Mary of my cousin, Thomas Adkie Sullivan.
      Exs: wife Mary Adkey, Thos. Adkie Sullivan,
      wit: Luke Marbury, James Young, Jr., Daniel Sullivan. 30. 849
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      Prince George's Land Records 1730-1733 - Liber Q, Page 653
      Enrolled at request of David Cole 26 Jun 1733:
      Mason Pigman to David Cole; [mostly illegible]; mentions "my father in his will"; /s/ Mason Pigman (mark); wit. Luke Marbury, Samll. Smith
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      Land Records of Prince George's County, Maryland
      Liber T, Page 465
      Recorded at request of John Dawson, 22 Jun 1737:
      3 Jun 1737; Indenture between Ensebus Marbury, Eliazer Marbury and Luke Marbury, planter of one part and John Dawson; for 5s; tract called Mistake; bounded by Brother's Delight and Dollman's Folly; containing 227 acres; /s/ Ensebus Marbury (mark), Eleaser Marbury (mark), Luke Marbury; wit. Jno. Addison, Mathew Smallwood; ack. Ensebus, Eleaser and Luke Marbury
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      Prince George's Land Records 1743-1746 - Liber BB - Page 24.
      Oct 3, 1743 from Basil Cramphin of PG, planter, to Thomas Cramphin, son of Thos and nephew to the sd Basil, for 100 , a tract of land called Mothers Darling, being part of a tract of land called the Hermitage, bounded by a bounded white oak near a Spring on the east side of the road that leads from the forks of the Eastern Branch to Monockacy, being the beginning tree of Doctor Scott's land, containing about 200 acres. Signed - Basell Cramphin. Wit - Jno Hawkins Jr*, Luke Marbury*, John Johnston. Recorded Oct 12, 1743.
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      Land Records of Prince George's County, Maryland - Liber BB-1 Page 240.
      Nov 17, 1744 from Edward Marlow Jr and Sarah, his wife, of PG, planters, to William Foard of PG, tailor, for 3000 lbs of merchantable tobacco, part of a tract of land called Woolfpitneck, lying in PG, and bounded by the head of a branch commonly called Middel neck Branch, containing about 100 acres. Signed - Edward (E his mark) Marlow Jr, Sarah (+ her mark) Marlow. Wit - Jno Hawkins Jr*, Luke Marbury*. Recorded Dec 3, 1744.
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      Prince George's Land Records 1739-1743 - Liber Y - Page 143.
      Mar 22, 1739/40 from Luke Marbury of PG and Elizabeth, his wife, to Joseph Newton of PG, for 60 , part of a tract of land called Applehill, lying in PG, bounded by the Schoolhouse Branch, containing and laid out for about 170 acres. Also part of two tracts, one called Prevention, and the other called Inclosure, lying in PG, containing and laid out for about 32 acres. Signed - Luke Marbury. Wit - Jno Addison*, W Marbury. Recorded Mar 27, 1740.
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      Prince George's Land Records 1739-1743 - Liber Y - Page 657.
      Page 657. Land Commission. Lord Baltimore To Messrs Thomas Owen, George Parker, John Hawkins Sr, & Joseph Hatton of PG, Gentlemen, Greeting. Whereas Catherine Plafay of PG, seized of a parcel of land in PG called Leith, did, on the 4th Tuesday of last Jun, prefer her petition in writing to PG County Court held at Upper Marlborough Town, before Peter Dent, Gent, and his associates for Commission to examine witnesses to prove and perpetuate the memory of the bounds of sd parcel of land, know that we have given you (not being anyway related to the petitioner or any contiguous proprietor, nor interested in sd land) power to examine all witnesses which shall be nominated to you by the afd petitioner or other person concerned, touching their knowledge of the bounds of the land afd or the bounds of any other lands whereon and whereto the afd land depends or relates, and therefore we command you to call before you, on a day you specify, on the land afd, all witnesses. Signed Jul 28, 1742 Thos Lee, Cl Cur.

      The depositions were taken on the Jan 31, [1742/431 on the sd tract of land, which is on the south side of Piscataway Cr.

      Joseph Hatton Sr, aged about 52 years, declares that Mr. Francis Marbury and the sd deponent, happened together, and Mr. Francis Marbury said to the deponent that he was likely to loose his bounded tree of Leith, and the sd Marbury told this deponent where he now stands that a Spanish oak, which now stands on a bank near the Creek side, was the lst bounded tree of a tract of land called Leith.

      Luke Marbury, aged about 32 years, declares that his father, Francis Marbury, and this deponent, were together and that his father told him the above Spanish oak was the Ist bounded tree of Leith or a tree that stood 10 or 15 foot lower down the Creek.

      Edward Edelen, aged about 67 years, declares that he and Frances Wheeler were together when the tract of land called Leith was run out by Mr. Grew, and that the sd Francis Wheeler told this deponent that the within mentioned Spanish oak or within 10 or 15 foot, stood the bounds of Leith.

      The depositions on the 2nd bounded tree of Leith are as follows, viz: Luke Marbury, aged about 32 years, declares that his father, Francis Marbury and this deponent, came to the bank near Piscataway Cr and that his father showed this deponent a locust which is now standing on the sd bank near the mouth of a small run which makes from a spring of Mr. John Hawkins Jr and runs into Piscataway Cr, that the as locust was the 2nd bounded tree of Leith.

      William Digges, aged about 31 years, declares that some time after his father and Daniel Fraser bargained for the above tract of land called Leith, that Mr. Francis Marbury told him that the above mentioned Locust was the bounded tree of Leith.

      Joseph Hatton, aged about 52 years, declares that he and Daniel Fraser walked down to the locust afd, and the sd Daniel Fraser told him that the above locust was the 2nd bounded tree of Leith as Mr. Francis Marbury told the sd Fraser, and some time after, this deponent happened, in company with Mr. Francis Marbury, and this deponent was telling Mr. Marbury what Daniel Fraser had told him concerning the bounds of the above land, and Mr. Marbury told this deponent that it was very true.

      William Thomas, aged about 42 years, declares that he has heard several people say that the afd locust was the 2nd bounded tree of Leith.

      James Wheeler, aged about 58 years, declares that Messrs Jones or Edward or Francis Marbury told this deponent that the afd locust was a bounded tree between Francis Marbury and William Hutchenson, but can't remember which of the 3 persons it was that told him and that this deponent believes it has been about 40 years ago he was told that the sd locust was a bounded tree.

      Turrence Bryan, aged about 66 years, declares that he was at work down by Piscataway Cr, and Mr. George Noble & Mr. Francis Wheeler came down where this deponent was at work and they told him that the above locust was a bounded tree between Mr. Marbury and Mr. Hutchenson.

      Edward Edelin, aged about 67 years, declares that Mr. Francis Marbury told him that the sd locust was the 2nd bounded tree of Leith. Recorded Mar 25, 1743
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1749-1752; Liber PP {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 95. At the request of Ralph Marlow the following Bill of Sale was recorded January 24, 1750/1
      I Edward Marlow, Sr., for divers causes and considerations me thereunto moving and in consideration of 36 pounds sterling money of Great Britian has sold to my son Ralph Marlow Negros Nell and Betty and mullato Ben Hotstock, as also 2 head of cattle and all my other goods and chattles that I am possessed of. In witness I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this January 22, 1750/51, Edward Marlow in the presence of Luke Marbury, James Young, Jr.
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1749-1752; Liber PP {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 173. At the request of Luke Marbury the following Deed was recorded March 2, 1751/2
      Indenture made February 19, 1751/2; Eusebius Marbury, planter in consideration of five shillings paid by Luke Marbury, gentleman as also for diverse other causes and valuable consideration to him more especially moving has sold all those several tracts of land called "Long Court" containing 48 acres, "Hazard" containing 36 acres and also to parts of two tracts called "Prevention" and "Inclosure" containing 223 acres containing in the whole 307 acres of land. Signed Eusebius Marbury in the presence of and acknowledged before George Fraser, Francis King
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1752-1757; Liber NN {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 114. At the request of Luke Marbury the following Deed was recorded April 27, 1753
      Indenture made April 24, 1753; William Marbury in consideration of 12,000 pounds of tobacco paid by Luke Marbury has sold part of a tract called "Apple Hill" containing 80 acres and beginning at the mouth of Rogers Branch and where it falls into the School House Branch running to a dividing line between Tabitha Deacon's {Deakins} and William Marbury and then running to a dividing line between Luke Marbury and William Marbury. Signed William Marbury in the presence of Thomas Brooke, Giles Hawkins and acknowledged before John Hawkins, Jr., George Fraser and at the same time Martha Marbury wife of William Marbury relinquished her right of dower
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1752-1757; Liber NN {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 246. At the request of Luke Marbury the following Deed was recorded April 27, 1754
      Indenture made April 15, 1754; Catherine Plafay, widow and Eusebius Marbury son and heir at law to Francis Marbury, gentleman, deceased in consideration of 12,000 pounds of tobacco paid by Luke Marbury, gentleman and for other good causes and viable considerations them thereunto moving have sold a tract called "Marbury's School House"containing 66 acres and beginning on the South side of the main branch of Piscataway and bounded on the South side of the road that leads from the late Francis Marbury's plantation to the head of Piscataway Creek; as also all that part of land called "Long Court" and lying on the west side of a division line and containing 88 acres being that part devised to Francis Marbury, deceased by his last will and testament unto his daughter Mary Smallowood the wife of Matthew Smallwood. Signed Catherine Plafay, Eusebius Marbury in the presence of and acknowledged before Henry Truman, Francis King

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