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

George Dawson

Male 1716 - Bef 1786  (< 69 years)


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  • Name George Dawson  [1
    Born 1716  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 1786  Fayette County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I006690  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 

    Father Nicholas Dawson,   b. Abt 1680, Durham Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1727, Prince George's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Mother 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) 
    Married 1704  Fendall Delight, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F04519  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eleanor Anne Lowe,   b. 1715, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1742  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Dawson,   b. 8 Sep 1742, Rock Creek, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 8 Dec 1794 and 25 Jan 1798, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     2. Nicholas Lowe Dawson,   b. 3 Apr 1745, Rock Creek, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Henry Hawkins Dawson,   b. 1747, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. John Lowe Dawson,   b. 28 Feb 1748/49, Rock Creek, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Eleanor Dawson,   b. 5 Aug 1752, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Mar 1806, Hancock County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 53 years)
     6. Verlinda Dawson,   b. 5 Apr 1755, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Rebecca Dawson,   b. 11 Dec 1758, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Elizabeth Dawson,   b. 28 Feb 1762, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Fayette County, PA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Nancy Anne Dawson,   b. 1764, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Benjamin Dawson,   b. 1766, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F04526  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      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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      Mrs. Mary Dawson 21.44 PG 54.17.6 Feb 9 1734 Jul 21 1735
      Appraisers: Walter Bayne, Thomas Stonestreet.
      Creditors: John Abbington, Henry Massey.
      Next of kin: Thomas Dawson, William Dawson.
      Administrator/Executor: John Dawson.
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      Mrs. Mary Dawson 14,221 A PG 54.11.6 33.17.0 Apr 9 1736
      Payments to: Jos. Coleman, Mr. John Abington for Tobias Bowlis, Henry Massey, Thomas Kirk, John Palmer, Butler Stonestreet.
      Heirs (that are under age): George, Nicholas Dawson.
      Executor: Mr. John Dawson.
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1752-1757; Liber NN {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 1. At the request of John Lowe, Jr. the following Deed was recorded February 26, 1751/2
      Indenture made February 26, 1752; George Dawson, planter in consideration of twenty pounds paid by John Lowe, Jr. has sold a tract called "Addition to Golden Rod" {Patent Record PL 6, p. 454, 1726} containing 109 acres and lying near the mouth of a small branch that falls into Hanson's Branch. Mentions James Bramell. Signed in the presence of and acknowledged before John Hepburn, Benjamin Berry {Reconstructed from other records, the right side of the page is missing}

  • Sources 
    1. [S044740] Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia 1607-1624/5. Fourth Edition. Volume Two, Families G-P.

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