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

John Black

Male - 1775


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  • Name John Black 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Jan 1775  St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I002507  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2019 

    Family Susannah Attaway,   b. Abt 1705, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1777, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married Between 1754 and 1755  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2019 
    Family ID F01819  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      BLACK, JOHN, St Mary's Co. 31 Dec. 1774; 10 Jan. 1775
      To wife (unnamed) extx., all the negroes I got by her, all stock and furniture.
      To bro. William Black, a horn snuff box.
      To sister Frances Black, a mourning ring.
      To nephew Wm. Black, silver watch.
      To niece: Frances Taylor, 1 horse.
      To John Att'y. Clark, a mourning ring.
      To niece: Anne Dent Black, remainder of my negroes and residue of estate. Wit: William Somervell; Joseph Aisquith. 40. 509
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      John Black 122.147 SM 1019.12.9 Apr 15 1775 Aug 10 1775
      Appraisers: John Linen, John Thomas, Jr.
      Creditors: Archibald Campbell for John Glasford & Co., John Mason for Cunningham Findley & Co.
      Executrix: Susannah Black.
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      COMBS, ELIZABETH, St. Mary's Co. 29 Nov 1772; 10 Feb 1773
      To sister Mary Combs, all money and claims I have against
      Benja. Thompson.
      To brother Thomas Hatton Combs, bed and furniture.
      To sisters Mary, extx., Eleanor and Tabethey Combes, residue
      of estate.
      Wit: John Black; Jno, A, Clark; Ann Chesley. 39, 149
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      Provincial Court Land Records, 1765-1770
      Volume 725, Page 545

      This Indenture made this twentieth Day of April in the Year Seventeen hundred and sixty nine Between John Black and Susannah his Wife of Saint Marys County of the one Part and Ann Chesley of the same County Widow of hte Other Part Witnesseth that the said John Black and Susannah his Wife for and in Consideration of the sum of five Shillings Sterling Money to them in hand paid by the said Ann Chesley the receipt whereof the said John Black and Susannah his Wife do hereby acknowledge and therefrom acquit and discharge the said Ann Chesley her heirs Executors and Administrators by these presents have and each of them hath bargained sold and surrendered and by these presents do and each of them Doth bargain Sell and surrender unto the said Ann Chesley and her heirs one undivided fifth Part of all that Plantation and all those Several Tracts or parcels of Land lying and being in Saint Marys County aforesaid and premisses with the Appurtenances which were heretofore devised by George Clarke Deceased to the aforesaid Susannah during her Natural Life and to one undivided fifth part of the same Lands and premises with the Appurtenances To have and to hold one undivided fifth Part of the said Lands and Premises with the proper use & Behoofe In Witness whereof the Partys to these presents have hereunto set their Hands and affixed their Seals the Day and year before written
      Signed Sealed & Delivered John Black (seal)
      in the Presence of Susanna Black (seal)
      Rich.d Brown
      Will Killgour

      On the back of the aforegoing Deed was thus Indorsed to wit

      Received of Ann Chesley five shillings sterling Money it being full Payment of the within Mentioned Consideration
      John Black
      Witness Rich.d Brown Will Kilgour Susannah Black
      Recorded the 18.th Day of May 1769