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

Henrietta Clements

Female 1721 - 1777  (56 years)


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  • Name Henrietta Clements  [1
    Born 1721  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Jan 1777  King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I007711  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Father Francis Clements,   b. Abt 1699, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1758, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth MNU Clements,   b. Bef 1704, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1771, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 67 years) 
    Married Abt 1720  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F05036  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Dyer,   b. 12 Sep 1715, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1768, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1738  King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Dyer,   b. 1741, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1811, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 71 years)
     2. Francis Clements Dyer,   b. 1746, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1808, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     3. Henry Edelen Dyer,   b. 1750, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1811, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 60 years)
     4. George Dyer,   b. 1753, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1811, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     5. Walter Dyer,   b. 1752, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1791, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 40 years)
     6. Giles Green Dyer,   b. 27 Aug 1752, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1829, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     7. Jeremiah Dyer,   b. 1754, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1823, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     8. Elizabeth Dyer,   b. 1739, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1814, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     9. Teresa Dyer,   b. 1756, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Mary Henrietta Dyer,   b. Abt 1758, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1811, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years)
     11. Martha Anne Dyer,   b. Abt 1760, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1795, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years)
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F04932  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Prince George's County, St. John's and Prince George Parishes Maryland State Census 1776, pg 80
      Henrietta Dyar, 55: 20: 20: 16: 13: 4
      her sons, 20: 25: 1
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      Will of Henrietta Dyer, Prince George's County, Maryland; (undated by Bowie)
      To son Edward Dyer, daughter Elizabeth Clarkson, sons Thomas, Francis Clements, Henry Edelen, George, Giles Green, Jeremiah, and Walter Dyer
      To daughter Teresa Dyer, silver and china
      To my three daughters; Mary Henrietta, Martha Ann, and Teresa Dyer, all remaining part of my estate on condition that they take it in lieu of their part of my deceased husband's estate; otherwise my estate is to be divided among all my children. That my crops be sold and the money used to pay such of children as have not received their part of my deceased husband's estate.
      Ex Son Francis Clements Dyer (PG Wills, TT.85 WM - Bowie)

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      CLEMENTS, FRANCIS, Charles Co. 11 Jun, 1760 20 Aug, 1760
      To bros. Thomas and Henry Clements, all the land bequeathed me by my father Francis Clements,, dec'd., to be equally divided between them.
      Mother, Elizabeth Clements,
      Bros George Clements, to receive the slaves I gave her.
      Bros John Clements, all money due from him to me,
      To sister Mary Clements, my horse.
      To sister Martha Clements, 10000 lbs. tobacco.
      To Eleanor Edelen, a gold rings
      To sisters, Henny [Henrietta] Dyar, Benedita Mudd, Priscilla Edelen and Elizabeth Mudd, remainder of estate.
      To mother Elizabeth Clements, use of land 3: bequeathed my bros. Thomas and Henry Clements,, until they are age 21.
      Extx: Mother Elizabeth Clements.
      Wit: Thos. McPherson, James Hawkins, Daniel McPherson. MCW 31.40
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      Children
      Edward DYER b: 1743 in Kings George Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
      Thomas Jr DYER b: 1744 in King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
      Francis Clement DYER b: 1746 in King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
      Henry Edelen DYER b: 1750 in King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
      George DYER b: 1751 in King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
      Walter DYER b: 1752 in King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
      Mary Henrietta DYER b: 1753 in King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
      Jeremiah DYER b: 1754 in King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
      Giles Green DYER b: 1755 in King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
      Elizabeth DYER b: 1756 in King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
      Theresa DYER b: 1756 in King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
      Martha Anne DYER b: 1762 in King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland

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      CLEMENTS, Elizabeth, Charles Co. 4 NOV, 1771 19 Nov, 1771
      Children: Thomas, Henry, George, John, Martha Willing, Mary Smith, Mary Edelen, Henrietta Dyar, Priscilla Edelen. Granddaus. Mildred Mudd, Trasey, dau. of son John Clements.
      Ex: son George.
      Wit: William Clements, Sr., John Clements, Thomas McPherson. 38.452
      ===
      Charles County MD Will Book 1777-1780; Page 151.
      George Clements' first account. May 16, 1778. The account of John Clements, administrator of George Clements, late of CC, decd.
      Debts include: the inventory of the decd's estate, exhibited into Orphan Court on Aug 19, 1777, amounting to 770 19 shillings 1 pence; tobacco, Indian corn, beans, fodder sold to Doctor Gustavus Brown; money recd of Richard Edlin for Edward Edlin; money recd of Thomas Smallwood, of Leonard Green's estate; 3 barrels of corn now in the hands of the executrix of Benja Smith. The whole amount: 1169 5 shillings 4-1/2 pence.
      Disbursements went to: Craik and Jenifer; Doctor Gustavus Brown as per account proved and for medicine for the decd's family until Dec 25 from the time of his death; Doctor Walter Jenifer; Sarah Wright, midwife, for laying one of the decd's Negroes after his death; Bennet Hanson Clements; Charles Clements; Barns and Ridgate per bond proved, dated Jan 29, 1777; Walter Hanson, Register. Negro Clem, appraised at 65 and kept at the Hazard at the estate, by sickness and inward decay, was reduced, at the time the crop was making, to 20 Balance accountable: 991 11 shillings 4.75 pence.
      A further time prayed until Aug 20 next, to pass additional account, in that the tobacco made the year the decd died, is not ready.
      Securities: Thomas Clements and Leonard Hambleton of CC.
      Representatives: the accountant, Thomas Clements, Henry Clements' children, Henrietta Dyer's children, Priscilla Edelin, Mary Smith, Martha Allen, died since the decd, & Elizabeth Mudd's children, brothers and sisters to the decd.
      Proved on May 16, 1778 by afd John Clements.
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      Charles County Maryland Administration Accounts, 1791-1798, {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 266.
      George Clements - 2nd Addl & Final A/C; 1040.18.10-1/4 1040.18.10-1/4 Jun 16 1795
      Sureties: Thomas Clements, Leonard Hamilton
      Payments to: James Brown & Co., Elizabeth Pye (1/2 of distributive balance of Henrietta Pye's estate for which the dec'd estate is liable by his bondsman for her administration and Walter Pye the executor having become insolvent.)
      Mentions: former inventory Liber A folio 237
      Representatives: John Clements, Thomas Clement's children, Henry Clement's children, Henrietta Dyer's children, Priscilla Edelen, Martha Allen's {Hillen} children & Elizabeth Mudd's children, brothers and sisters of the dec'd
      Balance to be disposed: 917.2.5-1/2
      Distribution:
      John Clements 114.12.9-1/2
      Thomas Clement's children 114.12.9-1/2
      Henry Clement's children 114.12.9-1/2
      Henrietta Dyer's children 114.12.9-1/2
      Priscilla Edelen 114.12.9-1/2
      Mary Smith {not listed in the above list of representatives} 114.12.9-1/2
      Martha Allen's {Hillen} children 114.12.9-1/2
      Elizabeth Mudd's children 114.12.9-1/2
      Administrator: John Clements
      ===
      Charles County Maryland Will Book AF-11, 1791-1801, {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 303.
      Mary Jenkins, June 26, 1787; November 5, 1795
      I, Mary Jenkins of CC being low and weak in health but of a sound and disposing mind and memory
      Executor: brother John Clements
      To sister Priscilla Edelin, negro Abraham during her natural life an after her decease to Elizabeth Edelin daughter of my sister.
      To Mildred Shercliff wife of William Shercliff, negroes Charity and her daughter Judah, and after her decease to her daughters Elizabeth Shercliff and Mary Shercliff.
      To Mildred Shercliff, wife of William Shercliff, negroes Charity and Judah; after her decease to her daughters Elizabeth and Mary Shercliff
      To Elizabeth Clements, daughter of Thomas Clements deceased, one feather bed and furniture, and twenty pounds current money.
      To Thomas Clements, son of Thomas Clements deceased, twenty pounds current money when he arrives at 21 yrs.
      To Mary Clements, daughter of Thomas Clements deceased, twenty pounds current money when she arrives at 16 yrs.
      To Francis Xaverius Clements, son of Thomas Clements deceased, one cow and calf and one young bay mare.
      To Martha Dyer, daughter of sister Henrietta Dyer deceased, one gold ring.
      To Elizabeth Susanna Clements, daughter of Henry Clements deceased, one gold ring.
      To Mary Hilling {sic Hillen}, daughter of Solomon Hilling {sic Hillen}, one gold ring.
      To Ann Hilling {sic Hillen}, daughter of Solomon Hilling {sic Hillen},one gold ring.
      To the poor of Mattawoman Chapple, five pounds current money
      To the poor belong to the congregation of Pomfret Chapple, five pounds current money.
      To brother John Clements, all the remaining part of my estate after debts paid.
      Signed: June 26, 1787 Mary Jenkins (her mark)
      Wit: Susannah Smallwood, Benjamin Cawood
      (mm note: Solomon Hillen II of Baltimore County, married 1st Martha Wheeler [May 12, 1737-Nov 1769] d/o Thomas Wheeler and 2nd to Martha Clements [1733-1777] sister of Mary {Clements] Jenkins and d/o Francis Clements and Elizabeth McAtee)
      (mm note: Mildred Shircliffe is the d/o Benedict Mudd and Elizabeth Clements)
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1767-1769; Liber BB 2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 159. At the request of Edward McDaniel the following Deed was recorded December 3, 1767
      Indenture made December 2, 1767; Thomas Dyar, planter of PGCo in consideration of 290 pounds 12 shillings and 6 pence sterling money of Great Britain paid by Edward McDaniel, planter of Anne Arundel County Maryland has sold part of a tract called "Edelens Thickett" and west end of "Edelens Hog Pen Enlarged" containing 465 acres which were granted by patent to Thomas Dyar on June 23, 1764 beginning at "Atchisons Pasture" bounded hickory also the running tree of "Edelens Addition" formerly granted unto Thomas Edelen and now in possession of Basil Spalding and bounded by a corner of "Edelinton". Signed Thomas Dyar in the presence of and acknowledged before Thomas Hanson Marshall, George Hardey, Jr., and at the same time Henrietta Dyar wife of Thomas Dyer relinquished her right of dower

  • Sources 
    1. [S044737] Across the Years in Prince George's County, 308.

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