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

John Miles

Male 1707 - 1761  (54 years)


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  • Name John Miles 
    Born 1707  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Aug 1761  St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I002436  Tree1
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 

    Father John Miles,   b. 1677, Beaverdam Manor, St Mary's, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1726/27, Beaverdam Manor, St Mary's, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Mary Gough,   b. Aft 1684, Beaverdam Manor, St Mary's, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1734, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 48 years) 
    Married Aft 1700  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F01749  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Gardiner,   b. 1707, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1772, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 1727  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Rebecca Miles,   b. 1728, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1783, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     2. Philip Miles,   b. 1730, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 10 Feb 1789, Nelson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 59 years)
     3. Mary Miles,   b. 1734, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1761, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     4. John Barton Miles,   b. 1735, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1765, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
     5. Henry Richard Miles,   b. 1737, Beaverdam Manor, St Mary's, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1 Sep 1816, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 79 years)
     6. Josias Miles,   b. 1740, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1760 and 1771, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
     7. Dorothy Miles,   b. 1742, Beaverdam Manor, St Mary's, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1761, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
     8. Tabitha Dorcas Miles,   b. 1742, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1811, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     9. Elizabeth Miles,   b. Bef 1745, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1773, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 28 years)
     10. Belinda Miles,   b. 1745, Beaverdam Manor, St Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 18 Dec 1808, Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 63 years)
     11. John Miles,   b. 1750, Beaverdam Manor, St Mary's, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Eleanor Miles,   b. 1757, Beaverdam Manor, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1773, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F01747  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      John Miles 74.267 SM 18.12.1 Aug 14 1761
      Appraisers: William Joseph, Thomas Forrest.
      Creditors: Enoch Fenwick, Meveral Lock.
      Next of kin: John Barton Miles, Belinder Miles.
      Administratrix/Executrix: Elisabeth Miles.
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      John Miles 51.3 A SM 81.3.0 134.10.3 Feb 3 1764
      Received from: William (surname unreadable), Patrick McAtee.
      Payments to: Meverel Lock, Enoch Fenwick, Philip Key, John Eden, Nathaniel Truman Greenfield, Daniel Dulany, Esq., John Ridout, Esq.
      Administratrix: Elisabeth Miles.
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      John Miles 6.266 D SM 106.0.10 Apr 28 1774
      Sureties: James Jordan, Charles Gordon.
      Distribution to: Representatives unknown to this Office.
      Administrator: Mr. John Miles.
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      John Miles, Sr. 10.257 A SM 7.10.9 May 19 1730
      The amount of the accounts also included #3342.
      Sureties: William Spalding, Thomas Blackmer.
      Received from: John Shircliffe, Joseph Alvey, James Drury, Christopher Senior, John Smith.
      Payments to: Mr. Phill Smith (merchant in London), Charles Jarboe (one of representatives of Henry Jarboe (deceased was administrator), James Gibon,Thomas Brooke & William Holland & Thomas Addison, Esq., Charles Calvert, Esq., Mr. Thomas Aisquith.
      Legatees: Elinor Sinnot.
      Administrator/Executor: John Miles.
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      Mary Mills 19.140 SM 257.17.9 Oct 7 1734
      Appraisers: Thomas Clarkman, Jonathon Seal.
      Creditors: John Miles, Inatius Joy.
      Next of kin: John Miles, Margrett Miles.
      Administrator/Executor: Joseph Hance.
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      Sources:
      Title: St. Mary's County, Maryland Colonial Period Tenants and Owners of "Beaverdam Manor" and Surrounding Manors, by Mary Louise Donnelly
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      Prince George's Land Records 1739-1743 - Liber Y - Page 339.
      Jul 11, 1741 from Mary Beall of PG, widow, and Joshua Beall of PG, planter (executors and administrators of Charles Beall, late of PG, decd), to John Miles of PG, planter. Whereas sd Charles Beall, by his will, bequeathed a parcel of land to be sold, being a moiety or part of a tract of land called the Charles and Benjamin, originally granted unto the afd Charles Beall and Benjamin Berry, lying in PG between the Branches of Rock Cr and the Branches of Patuxent River, now this deed witnesses that the afd Mary and Joshua Beall, for 34 8 shillings and 8 pence sterling, sell to sd Miles part of the Charles and Benjamin, lying in PG, bounded by a parcel of land formerly sold out of the sd tract to John Magruder, containing about 250 acres. Signed - Mary Beall, Jos:a Beall. Wit - John Beall*, Nath:1 Wickham Jr*. Recorded Jul 18, 1741.
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      Prince George's Land Records 1726-1730 - Liber M, Page 586
      Enrolled at request of David Craufurd 1 May 1730:
      Indenture, 19 Feb 1729; Between Arnold Livers, merchant, and David Craufurd, merchant; for 1s; half of lot #73 between livers and John Miles in Upper Marlborough; wit. Clement Hill, John Docwra; 1 May 1730 ack. by Arnold Livers and Hellen his wife

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      St. Mary's County Circuit Court
      Land Surveys and Condominium Plats

      Squabble Ridge, 262 Acres {corner of Cuthbert Fenwick Land
      Developer/Owner: Fenwick, Enoch, Jr. 1736 Unpatented Certificate 429 0 0 MSA S 1598-3457
      Swamp Island, 238 Acres
      Developer/Owner: Fenwick, Cuthbert 1736 Unpatented Certificate 443 0 0 MSA S 1598-3555
      Squabble Ridge, Enoch Fenwick, Jr., 262 Acres 1737/05/14 Unpatented Certificate 429 3 0 MSA S 1228-434

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      lives to be inserted into this lease
      Enoch Fenwick - himself
      Ignatius Fenwick - his brother
      John Barton Miles son of John Miles and Elizabeth his wife

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