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

Robert Doyne

Male Bef 1647 - 1689  (> 42 years)


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  • Name Robert Doyne 
    Born Bef 1647  County Wexford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Jul 1689  "Carrick Fergus", Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I002657  Tree1
    Last Modified 7 Mar 2021 

    Family ID F01667  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Stone,   b. 1642, St Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1686, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married Bef 10 Mar 1674/75  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Doyne,   b. 1670, Va Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Wharton Doyne,   b. Abt 1672, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1702, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years)
     3. Sarah Doyne,   b. Abt 1675, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1711, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years)
     4. Verlinda Doyne,   b. 17 Oct 1676, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1740/41, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     5. William Doyne,   b. Abt 1678, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1702, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 23 years)
     6. Mary Doyne,   b. 1682, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1734/35, Home plantation, abt 6 mi. S. of Washington, D.C. - PG Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     7. Eleanor Doyne,   b. Abt 1684, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1705, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 21 years)
    Last Modified 7 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F01391  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Anne Burford,   b. Abt 1670, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1721 and 1725, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married 1686  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 7 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F01963  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber Q, Page 11
      COURT OF 10 JUN 1690
      Petition of Anne Doyne, relict of Robert Doyne, dec'd; requests her husband's will be sent to probate
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber Q, Page 15
      COURT OF 9 SEP 1690
      Memo of the will of Robert Doyne taken by Richard Boughton and intended to be drawn into a will; 20 Jul 1689;
      To wife Anne Doyne, extx., lifetime interest in plantation where I now live;
      to son Wharton Doyne the land at Goose Creek when he comes of age;
      wife to have timber from gate to Craxston's Quarter;
      to dau. Sarah Doyne, Saturday's Works of 600 acres at Piscataway;
      to daus. Verlinda and Elinor, 600 acres apiece of land last surveyed by Mr. Hutchinson;
      to son William Doyne, 1,000 acres of land in Baltimore Co. called Constant Friendship and 14,000 or 16,000 acres of land in Somerset Co.;
      to dau. Mary Doyne land at Zachia, two tracts called Lyons Denn and Fendall's Delight; if there be unborn child..-to have Carry [Carrick] Fergus at head of Broad Creeke joining Sarah;
      estate to be in custody of extx. until children come of age;
      24 Jul the following made oath regarding above: Richard Boughton; Honoria Boughton; Joshua Doyne, Gent.; brother of dec'd; Madam Anne Burford; Samuell Haworth, Jane Burford
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      Robert Doyne 16.243 I #22546 1695
      List of debts: Thomas Whichaley, Mrs, Delaroach, Capt, Rand., Brandt, Richard Wae, Madam Neale, John Harrison, Francis Lurting, Joseph Cooper, Jo. Gooch, Richard Ashman, B. Burroughs, William Timothy, George Newman, Jos. Russell, J. Duglass (Cooper), Thomas Taylor, William Bournam, Robert Wider, William Marshall, Nicho. Bellamie, William Thompson, William Hungerfoot, Fra. Mason, Domingo Agambre, Michell Minooke, Henry Hawkins, John Butcher, Edward Guile, John Wood, John Wilkinson, Edward Saunders, John Godshall, John Clarke, John Clements, Mark Lampton, Robert Robins, Richard Garworth, John Hamond, Thomas Lewis, Thomas Lewis per Richard Hubbard, James Baker, Thomas Rigg, Mr. John Wheeler, Philip Hoskins, John Maning, Henry Hexon, John Gray, Ja. Hemsley, Richard Price, Ja. Marting, Edward Maingt (?), John Wright, Abra, Sapsole, William Thomas, Edward Rookewood, Cuth. Musgrave, Charles Hanson, George Miller, Math. Sannds, William Boyden, Fra. Chumble, John BearCroft, Law Ratchford, William Holland, George Parke, Capt. William Barton, George Langham, Charles Ashton in Virginia,
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      Robert Doyne 15.31 A May 20, 1697
      Payments to James Weeks (Bricklayer), George Layfield, Elizabeth Baker, John Rodgers, Edward Till, John Wincall, Joshua Doyne, Garrett Vansweringen, Mrs. Ester Cordea, William Newman, Ann Fowke, Thomas Chapman, Philip Mason, John Bayne, John Booth, Michael Martin, Mr. Robert Carvill, Hon. Sir Thomas Lawrence, Mr. Robert Yates, Mr. John Addison, William Morse, Philip Hoskins (administrator of Dr. John Lemarr), Thomas Dickason, Col. Johm Courts, Mr. Henry Lowe, Col. Humphrey Warren, Col. Henry Darnall, Philip Mason, Dr. John Cornish, Mr. Cleborne Lomax, Maj. Nicholas Sewall, Mr. Garret Vanswaringen, Mr. Joshua Doyne, Ignatius Wheeler, Lawrence Rotchford, Mr. John Bayne, Mr. William Thompson, Mr. James Smallwood note drawen on Daniell Henly, Mr. William Taylard, John Brassheer, Mr. Robert Barrot, Mr. Charles Carroll due to the estate of Anthony Underwood, Dr. James Kingberry, John Godshall, Mr. Charles Carroll , MR. JOHN WILDER, Mr. George Ellowaye (administrator of Thomas Ellowaie), Mary Macock, Thomas Witchally, Mr. Thomas Burford, Mr. William Stone, for judgement recovered from Edward Minge & John Fauker, Mr. George Brent, Mr. Thomas Jenkins, Mr. John Barecroft, Mr. James Neale, Erazmus Greene, Mr. James Cullen, Emanuel Radcliff, William Newman per Mr. Plater, Mr. Thompson for note by John Grey, Robert Thompson, Edward Potter, Joshua Graves, John Stone for Benony Thomas, Col John Addisone, Thomas Hussey, James Smallwood, William Stone, William Newman, Theobalds judgement against Stone, Maj. Wheeler, Henry Hawkins, Robert Thompson, John Bratcher.
      Executrix: Ann Plater wife of George Plater, Esq.
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      Robert Doyne (gentleman) 15.134 A Aug 13 1697
      Received from: Col. Edward Pye, Cleborne Lomax, Mr, Phillip Hoskins, John Allen, Thomas Williams, Ralph Smith, Michaell Ashford, Nicholas Wife, Henry Robins, Thomas Jones, George Delahay, John Schallert Matthew Saunders, Richard Way, Lance Wilkinson, Richard Nellson, Giles Collier, Matthew Dyke, Paul Burrowes, William Jenkins, Joseph Cornall, George Scroggin - ------ Cherrybub, William Burnham, John Smith, John Diegoe, Daniel Jenckins, John Duggkes, Henry Hawkins (administrator of Saunder Smith), John Hawkins, Nicholas Skidmore, Gilbert Marsh, Humphrey Jones, Robert Benson, William West, Robert Midleton, Thomas Smoote, Dorothy Charleson, Thomas Chapman, John Parker, John Hamond, John Compton, George Richards (merchant) in London, Edward Lashwell (merchant) in London, Ralph Shaw, Maj. William Dent, Col, John Courts, Mary Robinsone, Moses Jones, John Godshall, James Fenley, George Plater*
      Mentions John Theobalds and his wife Mary.
      Executrix: Anne Plater, wife of George Plater,
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      Robert Doyne 16.74 A {1697/8}
      Received from: Mr. Cleborne Lomax, Cornelius Butwell. Payments to: Mr. William Hutchins, Mr. William Stone. Executrix: Ann Plater, wife of George Plater.
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber Q, Page 46
      COURT OF 10 Nov 1691
      George Plater and Anne, exs. of Robert Doyne, dec'd, late High Sheriff of Charles County; inventory listed; 12 Nov 1691
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber Q, Page 54
      COURT OF 14 JUNE 1692
      Wharton Doyne and William Doyne, two orphan sons of Robert Doyne, presented
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber Q, Page 57
      COURT OF 9 AUG 1692
      Regarding Wharton Doyne and William Doyne, two orphans of Robert Doyne
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      1 Robert DOYNE b: ABT. 1647
      + Mary STONE b: ABT. 1636 d: AFT. 1696 (uncomfortable with this marriage)
      2 Wharton DOYNE
      2 William DOYNE
      2 Eleanor DOYNE
      2 Verlinda DOYNE b: BET. 1660 - 1680
      + Samuell TAYLOR
      2 Sarah DOYNE b: BET. 1660 - 1680 d: BEF. 1711
      + William HUTCHINSON d: ABT. 1711
      2 Mary DOYNE b: BET. 1682 - 1684 d: DEC 1734
      + Nicholas DAWSON b: ABT. 1678 d: ABT. 1727
      3 John DAWSON b: BET. 1706 - 1718
      3 Thomas DAWSON b: BET. 1706 - 1718
      3 George DAWSON b: BET. 1718 - 1734
      3 Nicholas DAWSON b: BET. 1718 - 1734
      3 William DAWSON b: ABT. 1720
      + Martha UNKNOWN
      + Anne BURFORD
      ===
      Robert Doyne 16.74 A [SM 1698]
      Received from: Mr, Cleborne Lomax, Cornelius Butwell.
      Payments to: Mr, William Hutchins, Mr. William Stone,
      Executrix: Anne Plater, wife of George Plater
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      Robert and his brother Josua were transported to MD from Ireland abt 1670. They were an Anglican family from County Wexford. Robert returned to Ireland and then came back to MD in 1680
      1 Jan 1675 he and his unnamed wife who were among the witnesses of the marriage of Roger Boyden and Susanna Clarke at Robert Thompson's house, the document states the marriage was not lawful (is this because it was Catholic?) Charles Co, Records.

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      Charles Gregory 6.667 A CH #69119 #78222 Mar 4 1679
      Payments to: Elisabeth Young, John Stone, Josias Fendall, Ellinor Bayne, Richard Dod, judgment vs. John Cager former administrator of deceased, Richard Edelen, Thomas Notley, Esq., John Long paid to Henry Bonner, Richard Ashman, Robert Carvile for defending vs ------ Doyne & vs - ------ Allen & vs.-----
      Rumsy, Benjamin Rozier.
      List of debts: William Stannard, Walter Jones, Daniell Kelley John Curtis & Randall Peeters, William Gandey, John Greene, Capt. Allen (dead), Robert Barrett (can't be found), John Gillham, James Munkister (nothing to be found),, Margery Downes (dead), Jacob Leach (runaway), Seybret Maycock, John Vowell,, Henry Norman, Thomas Hooper, Morgan Evans, Daniell Kelley, Clement Thompson, Thomas Hatries, Samuely Sherrie (dead), Thomas Keiching, William Stanyard, Bryan Ward, Nathaniell Stanton, William Wardter, Charles Russell, Stephen Champ, Joseph Calley, Francis Wyne, Robert Greene, Matthew Hill, John Fanning, Ellinor Beane, Thomas Stone, George Credwell, Richard Ashman,, Thomas Mudd,, Joshua Doyne, John Morris, Benjamin Rozier, Esq., Joseph Manning, Robert Hewet, Robert Doyne, Capt, Fendall, William Groome (dead), Thomas Notley,
      Esq., Mr. Clipsham the administrator, John Sheppard, Richard Smoote, Robert Rowland, John Smith, Thomas Gerrard, William Chandler, James Littlepage, Capt. Aspinall, Robert Thompson (nothing to be found), John Bracker, Robert Teate, Robert Thompson, Phillip Combs, Thomas Baker, Henry Bonner.
      Administrator: Thomas Clipsham.
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      Mr. James Nuthall 8,457 I [CA] 196.11.0 Oct 16 1685
      Appraisers: Robert Done [Doyne], John Dosset.
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      James Wheeler 9.188, A CH 33.19.1 #13404 Aug 16 1686
      The amount of the inventory is equivalent to #8149,
      Payments to: Ignatius Warren, William Newman, William Dent, George Brent, Thomas Gavan, Thomas Hussy, Edward Rookard, Mrs. Mary Chandler, Cornelius Maddocks, Richard Harrison, Thomas Wheeler, Roger Dickenson, Humphrey Warren, Dr. John Lemair, John Wheeler, Ralph Shawe, Mr. Robert Doyne, Henry Hardy per receipt of Mr. Burford, Samuel Cockett, John Booker, Robert Taylour.
      Executrix: Katharine Jones, wife of Moses Jones.
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      John Probartt 9.418 A CH 2.18,6 #3822 Sep 13 1687
      The amount of the inventory also included 0.5.0 and #2826.
      Payments to: Thomas Hussey, Phil. Hoskins & Robert Middleton, Ignatius Cousin, James Wheeler, Richard Boughton, Mr. George Thompson, Mr, Robert Doyne, Mr, James Heath.
      Administrator: Maj. John Wheeler,
      ===
      Dawson, Mary, Prince George County, 14th Dec., 1734; 24th Jan., 1734-5.
      To son John and hrs., rights and titles in dwelling plantation "Satursday Work."
      To son Thomas and hrs., rights and title in "Constant Friendship," Bush R., Baltimore Co.
      To sons William and George and their hrs., rights and title in "Spring Banks," Somerset Co.
      To son Nicholas and hrs., rights and title in "Sligo," near E. branch of Potomac, sd. tracts having come to testatrix from father Robert Doyne, deceased.
      Sons George and Nicholas being minors to choose which of their brothers they will live with.
      Son John, ex. and resid. legatee.
      Test: John Lowe, John Lowe, Jr., Thomas Grenehalgh. 21, 311.
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      Thomas Rigge 10.228 A CH 7.12,8 #3110 Apr 5 1689
      Payments to: Mr. Robert Doyne, Emanuell Ratcliff, Maj. Wheeler, John Blomfelld.
      Administrator: John Gardner.
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      Charles County Circuit Court Liber P, Page 99
      12 Mar 1688; Indenture from Robert Middleton to Robert Doyne; for 10,000# tobacco; a parcel called Saturday's Work; laid out for 400 acres; /s/ Robert Middleton, Mary Middleton (mark); wit. Hum. Warren, John Courts, Clebome Lomax
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      Charles County Circuit Court Liber F, Cover Page
      Roger Boyden and Susanna Clarke was not lawfully joined in matrimony at Mr. Robert Thompson's house by Mr. Robert Barrott in ye presence of Mr. Robert Doyne and his wife, Mr. John Fanning, Mr. James Boreman on ye first day of January Anno Dom. 1675
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court Liber I, Page 33
      8 Aug 1680; Indenture from Jno. Douglas, cooper, to Lewis Jones, planter; for 1,000# tobacco a parcel called Douglas Adventure of 100 acres; /s/ Jno. Douglas; wit. Robert Doyne, Rando. Brandt; ack. in open court by Jno. Douglas
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court Liber M, Page 165
      9 Mar 1685; Indenture from Gilbert Clarke of St. Mary's County, Gent., to Joshua Doyne of St. Mary's Co.; for 6,000# tobacco; a parcel of land on the north side of the Potomac; bounded by land of John Thomkinson near a bluff point, called Maryland Point, and the river; containing 400 acres laid out for Philip Land 19 Aug 1658; sold to John Askins of St. Mary's Co. 9 Jul in the 44th year of the reign of Cecillius; conveyed to Rebekah Askins his wife; conveyed to Clarke 1 Jun 1685 after death of Rebekah; /s/ Gilbert Clark; wit. William Dent, Robt. Doyne
      ===
      Charles County Circuit Court Liber P, Page 179
      11 Jun 1689; Indenture from John Wheeler, Gent., to Robert Doyne, Gent.; for 8,000# tobacco; lots no. 10 and 11 in Chandler Town at the head of Portobacco Creek; /s/ John Wheeler (mark); wit. Wm. Barton, Henry Hawkins, Cleborne Lomax
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      Prince George's County Land Records, Folio 39; Indenture, no date
      From: Samuel Taylor and Verlinda Taylor of Prince George's County
      To: Mr. William Hutchison and his wife Sarah of Prince George's County
      Satarday's Work of 600 acres formerly in Charles County; for a "certain indenture or bargaine & sale....for halfe of a certaine parcell of land given Verlinda Taylor by the will of her late father Robert Doyne"; bounded by Run of Kiskonken Creek, a tide run, and Zechia Manor Signed: Sam'll Taylor and Verlinda Taylor
      Witnessed: Thos. Greenfeild
      Memorandum: Verlinda Taylor examined 9 Jan 1702/3 by Tho. Greenfeild and John Wight
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      Charles County Circuit Court - Liber F#2, Page 59
      22 Aug 1715; Recorded at request of James Stoddert of Prince George's Co.:
      8 Mar 1714; Indenture from Nicholas Dorson [Dawson] of Prince George's County, planter, and Mary his wife, one of the daughters of Robert Doyne, Gent., dec'd, to James Stoddert of Prince George's Co.; Robert Doyne, at the time of his decease, was seized of diverse tracts of land particularly a parcel on NanjemyCreek called Rotterdam of 550 acres patented 9 Jun 1676; adjoining tract called Indian Town conveyed by William Whittington then of Accomack County, Virginia, now of Somerset County, Maryland, dated 11 Mar 1685; Robert Doyne died intestate and his 6 children were Wharton Doyne, William Doyne, Sarah, Virlinda, Elinor and Mary Doyne; from Wharton Doyne eldest son and heir, who died in infancy (that is to say not yet 21), to his brother William Doyne, who also died in infancy; Elinor d. 1705; Mary, wife of Nicholas Dawson, inherited 113 of the lands; this indenture for 2,500# tobacco; Rotterdam of 550 acres and Nanjemy Indian Town of 600 acres; /s/ Nicho. Dawson, Mary Dawson; wit. Tho. Addison, F. Wheeler; ack. by Nicholas and Mary Dawson
      ===
      EFSM III page 323 Corrections and Additions

      In Volume I, p. 161 and Volume I, Revised, p. 155, the fate of the first three children of Robert Doyne was omitted. The following land record in Charles County shows these children were deceased by 1714:
      8 Mar 1714; Indenture from Nicholas Dorson [Dawson] of Prince George's County, planter, and Mary his wife, one of the daughters of Robert Doyne, Gent., decd, to James Stoddert of Prince George's Co.; Robert Doyne, at the time of his decease, was seized of diverse tracts of land particularly a parcel on Nanjemy Creek called Rotterdam of 550 acres patented 9 Jun 1676; adjoining tract called Indian Town conveyed by William Whittington then of Accomack County, Virginia, now of Somerset County, Maryland, dated 11 Mar 1685; Robert Doyne died intestate and his 6 children were Wharton Doyne, William Doyne, Sarah, Virlinda, Elinor and Mary Doyne; from Wharton Doyne eldest son and heir, who died in infancy (that is to say not yet 21), to his brother William Doyne, who also died in infancy; Elinor d. 1705; Mary, wife of Nicholas Dawson, inherited 1/3 of the lands; this indenture for 2,500# tobacco; Rotterdam of 550 acres and Nanjemy Indian Town of 600 acres; /s/ Nicho. Dawson, Mary Dawson; wit. The. Addison, F. Wheeler; ack. by Nicholas and Mary Dawson (CCLR F#2.59).
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber F#2, Page 76
      20 December 1715; Recorded at request of James Stoddert of Prince George's Co.:
      21 Oct 1715; Indenture from John Brown, joiner, and Virlinda, his wife, dau. of Robert Doyne, Gent., dec'd, to James Stoddart of Prince George's Co.; parcels called Rotterdam of 550 acres patented by Robert Doyne 9 Jun 1676 and The Indian Town of 600 acres by assignment I I Mar 1685 from William Whittington then of Accomack, Virginia, now of Somerset County, Maryland [repeat of information in F#2.59]; /s/ Jno. Browne, Virlinder Browne; wit. Richd. Edgar, Will Marshall; ack.
      Oct 1715 by Jno. Brown and Virlinda his wife
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      Charles County Maryland Circuit Court Records, Liber H#2, Page 415
      28 Mar 1721; Recorded at request of John Hutchinson:
      25 Nov 1720; Indenture from John Brown of Prince George's and Verlinda his wife, one of the daus. of Robert Doyne, John Hutchinson, eldest son and heir of William Hutchinson of Prince George's County, dec'd; at the time of his death Robert Doyne was seized of several parcels of Ian one called Lyons Denn and another called Fendalls Delight together containing 450 acres; Doyne died intestate; his children were Wharton, William, Sarah, Virlinda, Minor and Mary Doyne; two tracts eventually descended to Virlinda and her husband John Brown; for 21.6.6 and 3,000# tobacco Hutchinson purchased the above tracts; /s/ Virlinda Brown wit. Geo. Beak, James Stoddert, Jr.; 25 Nov 1720 Hutchinson paid above; 25 Nov 1720 Virlinda Brown ack. Deed
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 328-186: SATURDAYS WORK: 250 acres; Possession of - 250 Acres - Contee, John Col: Surveyed 2 Aug 1689 for John Fanning near the head of Wicomico River at a bound oak by the road the bounds of the land in poss of Richard Robinson.: Conveyance notes - Refer to Folio 330 (duplicate record),
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 330-197: SATURDAYS WORK: 150 acres; Possession of - 150 Acres - Contee, John Col: Surveyed (no time named (1673) for Richard Watson on the East side Potomac River in the woods on the back of his own land formerly laid out belonging to John Addison: Conveyance notes - 250 Acres - Alexander Smith Hawkins & Kenaith McKensie from Alexander Contee; 27 April 1726 Folio 328, (mm note: Folio 328 is for 150 Acres and Folio 330 is for 250 ),, , , ,

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