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

Richard Wise

Male 1655 - 1733  (78 years)


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  • Name Richard Wise 
    Born 1655  Gilston, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Jan 1732/33  St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I003146  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2019 

    Family Diana MNU Wise,   b. 1664, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1718, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 55 years) 
    Married 1680  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Richard Wise,   b. Abt 1672,   d. 19 Jul 1715, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years)
     2. William Wise,   b. 1685, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1745, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     3. Adam Wise,   b. 1695, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1767, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     4. Anne Wise,   b. Aft 1695, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1740, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 45 years)
     5. Mary Wise,   b. Bef 1699, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1733, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 36 years)
     6. Frances Wise,   b. 1700, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1770, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     7. Matthew Wise,   b. 1712, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1779, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F02439  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Wise, Richard, St Mary's Co., 10th Mar., 1728-9; 16th Jan., 1732/3.
      To sons William, Adam and Mathew, personalty; residue of estate divided equally among children.
      Son Mathew to care of his bro. William until 18 yrs. of age.
      Ex.: son William and son-in-law John Newton.
      Test: John Lewis, Sarah Goldsbery (Golsbery). 20. 625.
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      Richard Wise 17.160 SM 62.1.8 Jun 13 1733
      Appraisers: Robert Wiseman, Hugh Hopewell,
      Creditors: Grace Wise, Joseph Wellman.
      Next of kin: Adam Wise, Mathew Wise.
      Administrators/Executors: William Wise, John Newton
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      Richard Wise 12.456 A SM 62.1.8 11.13.4 Jul 25 1734
      Sureties: Joseph Cullason, James Watts.
      Payments to: Capt. John Hicks, Grace Wise, Joseph Wellman, William Lutherland, Matthew Wise, John Lutherland, Robert Wiseman & Hugh Hopewell.
      Executors: William Wise, John Newton.
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      Dansey, John, collector of Patuxent District, 18th Sept., 1716; 27th Sept., 1716.
      To brother Robert Dansey and hrs., plantation "Radner"; he dying without issue, land to be sold and proceeds to be given to male hrs. of Jane Lancelot and Eliza: Bridgeman.
      To Mary Greenfield and Rev. Robt. Scott, personalty.
      To the poor of All Faith Parish, 12 A., ----, in bottom of Town Neck, and to Poplar Hill Church, personalty.
      Ante-nuptial agreement with Martha Dansey, made by Major Dent, confirmed.
      Brother Robert, ex. and residuary legatee.
      Test: Adam Bell, Wm. Swale, Rich'd Wise, Diannah Wise. 14. 150.
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      John Dansey, Esq. 1.131 A SM 785.19.6 May 23 1718
      Includes accounts for West Ashcom dated 21 January 1716.
      Received from: Mr. James Bowles for George Keith, William Ashcom, Mr. Smith, Mr. Gubert, Mrs. Vinifreed Lich, Mr. Charles Ashcome, Mr. Boadley.
      Payments to: Mr. Cheseldyne, Moses Adney, Mr. Henry Lowe, William Maria Farthing, Thomas Cooper & Randall Beaver, Mr. Hopwell for Esq. Muscham, Daniell Dullany, Esq. Bladen, Mr. John Warren, Secretary Lloyd, Mr. Boadly by Mr. W. James, Daniell Smith, Richard Pile & William Coadshut, Capt. Trueman Greenfield for Mr. James Bowles, Adam Boyd, Sarah Terring & Robert Terring, Sarah Philips & John Brooks, Mr. Gerrad Sly, Mr. George Forbess per Schurlock, James Detticoate, Thomas Reynolds for summary of Mr. Henry Low & Gerrad Sly, Benjamin Bright for John Bright, Esq. Bladen by Mr. Jenifer, Col. Aisquith, for arrest of William Coady Mr. Nemara paid to Mr. Dynes, Mr. Nathaniell Ashcom paid to Charles King, Diana Wof & Terime, Richard Hopwell & D. Seager, Capt. Calder, John Dansey, Capt. Smith, Dean & Richard Wise, Mr. Peter Watts, Mr. John Ashcom on Capt. Hyde, Daniell Dullany on Catterton, William Mitford to Esq. Bennett, Dr. Swaile, Robert Torun, Dr. Davison, Mr. Charles Ashcom, Bresscis (negro), Mr. John Ashcom, Charles & John (brothers), Mrs. Martha Dansey (dowry), Mr. Vingfreed Ashcomb, Mr. George Forbess per Mr. Scurlock, Ann Netherland, Martha Willmot, Mrs. Vynifryd Ashcomb, Parson Scott, Mr. James Bowles, widow Cote & her son Edward Cote, Capt. Thomas Docray, Mr. Evan Jones, Royall Colledge of William Burge & Mary in Virginia, Maj. Wilson, Mr. Milford, Maj. Josiah Wilson, Mr. William Mitford, Robert Dansev, Mrs. Mrs. Greenfield. Mrs. Martha Dansey & Robert Dansey & Mr. Adam Bell.
      Mentions (ships captained by): Capt. Tayler, Capt. Crawly, Capt. Blackstone, Capt. Elliot, Capt. Roustly, Capt. Kemble, Capt. Wood, Capt. Price.
      Mentions: Mrs. Martha Dansey, Mrs. Vingfreed Ashcom, West Ashcom, John Ashcom, Adam Bell.
      Executor: Mr. Robert Dansey.

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