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

Susannah Marbury

Female 1721 - 1803  (81 years)


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  • Name Susannah Marbury 
    Born 5 Feb 1720/21  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1 Feb 1803  Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I007879  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2019 

    Father Francis Marbury,   b. 1660,   d. 22 Jan 1734/35, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Frances Heard,   b. Abt 1681, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1734, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Married 14 Sep 1714  St. John's Church, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F01617  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James Smallwood,   b. 1706, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1767, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 11 Jan 1734/35  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Eleanor Smallwood,   b. 1736, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1766, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 29 years)
     2. Henry Smallwood,   b. 1737, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1788, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 52 years)
     3. James Boyden Smallwood,   b. 1739, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1778, Charles County, Maryland - Admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     4. William Marbury Smallwood,   b. 1740, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1809, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     5. Samuel Smallwood,   b. 1741, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1785, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     6. Luke Smallwood,   b. 1743, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1803, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 61 years)
     7. Frances Anne Smallwood,   b. 1754, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Sarah Smallwood,   b. 1756, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1803, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 48 years)
     9. Lucy Smallwood,   b. 1758, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1844, Hendrysburg, Belmont, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     10. Chloe Smallwood,   b. 1762, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1846, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     11. Walter Bayne Smallwood,   b. 1763, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1804, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 42 years)
     12. Francis Heard Smallwood,   b. 25 May 1766, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1796, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 29 years)
     13. Susannah Smallwood,   b. 1760, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1803, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 44 years)
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F05172  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Susannah Marbury Smallwood WILL: probated 02011803
      9/15/1790, Susannah sold negro girl to daughter Chole Turtur.
      Will 9/24/1796 she gives "Hopewell" to her son, Walter Bayne Smallwood.
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      Charles County Maryland Will Book AL-12, 1801-1808, {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 93.
      Susannah Smallwood, Will, September 17, 1796; February 1, 1803
      I, Susannah Smallwood of CC, being of sound and disposing mind and memory;
      To son Walter Bayne Smallwood, tract "Hopewell"
      To daughter Lucy Acton, negro Fanny,
      To daughter Solly Nelson {Sarah Nelson}, negro Rachel
      To daughter Chloe Richards, negro Charles Grandison. Also 1 red table.
      To granddaughters Solly Berry and Phelly Berry, mullato Letty
      To daughter Susannah Berry, negro John, provide he will pay to the three daughters of my son Luke Smallwood, to wit; Susannah Marbury, Ann and Teresa Smallwood, the sum of 25 pounds specie equally divided. Also 1 cow.
      To son William Marbury Smallwood, 1 oval table
      Item: I desire that the mulatto girl Letty may be left in the hands of Hezekiah Berry until my granddaughters Solly Berry and Phelly Berry are at age.
      Executor: son William Marbury Smallwood
      Signed: September 17, 1796 Susannah Smallwood
      Wit: George Lee, Henry H. Chapman, William Baker Jr.
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      === Contributed by Ralph D. Smith

      1800 - Ledstone's widow Susannah is not a head of household in the 1800 Census. She is probably the old woman in the Census of her son Ledstone or the old woman in the Census of her dau.-in-law Cassandra Smallwood, widow of son Prior. The Susanna Smallwood in the 1800 Census of Charles Co. is Susanna Marbury Smallwood, the widow of James Smallwood who d. Jan. 1767. She is also in the 1790 Census of Charles Co. The will of this Susanna Smallwood was made Sep. 24, 1796 and probated Feb. 1, 1803
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      SMALLWOOD, JAMES, Junr, Charles Co. 27 Nov, 1766; 17 Jan, 1767
      Grandchildren: Lucretia Wilson, James Smallwood Wilson and Henry Smallwood.
      To wife Susannah Smallwood, tract called "Friendship"; at her death, land to be divided between sons Walter Bayne Smallwood and Francis Heard Smallwood; if either die before they come of age, land to fall to son James Smallwood, to son William Marbery Smallwood, son Samuel Smallwood, daus. Susannah and Francis Anne Smallwood, son James Biden Smallwood.
      Extx: Wife Susannah Smallwood.
      Wit: Francis Jenkins, Jus. Luper (?). Jno. Rice. 35.338
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      Marbury, Francis, Prince George County, 1st Jan., 1734; 22nd Jan., 1734-5.
      To son Leonard, daus. Mary, Anne and Susannah, dau. Barbara Frazer, son Luke and dau. Lucy Hatton, personalty.
      To James Young and hrs., 50 A. "Littleworth."
      To dau. Mary, "School House" and lands adjoining.
      To dau. Ann, "Mistake."
      To dau. Eliza. Davidson and hrs., 90 A. "Appledore," where she now lives.
      To dau. Tabitha Hoye and hrs., "Tewksbury" and 65 A. of "Applehill" adjoining.
      Residue of lands to be divided between sons Eusebius, Leonard, Eli, Luke and William and their hrs.; and certain personalty to sd. sons.
      Exs. Sons Leonard and Luke.
      Test: Thomas Waller, Francis Hargis, John Mories.
      5th Jan., 1734, codicil: Son Leonard and hrs., lands in Akakeek, he relinquishing title to all other lands of testator's. To dau. Barbara Frazer, personalty.
      Test: Same.

      6th Jan., 1734, codicil: Son-in-law John Davison, overseer.
      Test: Ralph Marlow, Francis Hargis. 21. 309,

      5th Jan., 1734, codicil; Son Leonard and hrs., lands in Akakeek, he relinquishing title to all other lands of testator's.
      To dau. Barbara Frazer, personalty. Test: Same.

      6th Jan., 1734, codicil: Son-in-law John Davison, overseer.
      Test: Ralph Marlow, Francis Hergis. 21. 309.
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      Charles County Land Records 1786-1790; Liber D#4; Page 359. Bill of sale, recorded at the request of William Richards, I, Susanna Smallwood of CC, for 80 , sell to William Richards of CC, 1 Negro lad named Nace, 20 years of age on the 6th day of May last_ Signed Oct 27, 1788 - Susanna (SS her mark) Smallwood. Wit = Benj. Cawood,
      On the back of this hill of sale was written - CC. I hereby acknowledge that the within instrument of writing was not executed until This day. 1 sold and delivered the within Negro lad to sd William Richards on the 14th day of Jun last past. Recorded Nov 3, 1788_ Signed Oct 27, 1788 - Susanna (SS her mark) Smallwood. Wit - Benj. Cawood.
      CC, Sep 15, 1788. Henry Smallwood came before me and made oath that the Negro man named Nace, sold by his mother to Mr. William Richards, was, to his knowledge, never given by his sd mother (as Mr. Richards alleges) to her son-in-law, Luke Smallwood, & his wife, or either of them. Signed - Geo. Lee*. Recorded Nov 3, 1788.
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      Charles County Land Records 1799-1801; Liber IB-3 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 127.
      At the request of Chloe Turter, the following Bill of Sale was recorded January 13, 1800
      I Susanna Smallwood in consideration of 16 pounds, 13 shillings and 10 pence current money paid by my daughter Chloe Turter (wife of George Ludwich Turter) has sold negro girl Minta. Signed Susanah Smallwood on January 11, 1800 in the presence of Joseph Marbury

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