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

William Luckett

Male 1711 - 1783  (72 years)


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  • Name William Luckett 
    Born 1711  Port Tobacco, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Jan 1783  Montgomery County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I007981  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 

    Father Samuel Luckett,   b. 10 Oct 1685, Port Tobacco, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1725, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Mother Anne Smoote,   b. 1687, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1750, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 64 years) 
    Married Bef 11 Jun 1712  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F04978  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charity Middleton,   b. 1717, St. John's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1781, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 65 years) 
    Married Abt 1733  Prince George's County, Maryland [now Frederick, County, Md] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Luckett,   b. Abt 1746, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Samuel Luckett,   b. 1741, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1790, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 50 years)
     3. William Luckett,   b. 1743, Prince George's County, Maryland - now Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1820, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     4. Verlinda Luckett,   b. 1747, Prince George's County, Maryland - now Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1799, Montgomery County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     5. Thomas Hussey Luckett,   b. 1750, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1787, Loudoun County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     6. John Luckett,   b. 1751, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1793, Frederick County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     7. Anne Luckett,   b. Abt 1753, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Mary Eleanor Luckett,   b. Abt 1755, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1811, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years)
     9. Susannah Luckett,   b. 1758, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1801, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     10. Levin Luckett,   b. 1763, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1829, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F05228  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1770-1772 Frederick County MD Land Records {Patricia Abelard Andersen}
      JUSTICES OF THE FREDERICK COURT & OTHER OFFICIALS
      Luckett, William (I711-1783). He operated a ferry across the Potomac River to Virginia which was later operated by his son-in-law, Thomas Noland. He was an Innholder in Frederick County by 1754, and served as a Justice, 1757-59, 1763, 1768-1770, 1772-1775. 2
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      http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=capenoch&id=I157859

      The will of William Luckett was dated October 23, 1782, and probated in Montgomery County on January 17, 1783. He devised his son William "Wheeler's Hope" in Prince Georges County, John an island in the Potomac, and Thomas Hussey "Beall's Good Will". His dwelling-plantation "Meredith's Hunting Quarters" he devised to his son Levin. Various personalty was bequeathed to his daughters Verlinda, Susannah, Anne, Elizabeth, and Eleanor. His wife Charity and son Levin were named as executors.

      According to the tax list of 1783, his widow Charity Luckett was seized of "Allison's Addition" of 144 acres in Sugarland Hundred of Montgomery County, with one frame dwelling house, one tobacco house, one log quarter, the estate being described as 35 miles from Georgetown. She was also seized of "Chance" of 145 acres and "Meredith His Hunting Quarter" of 498 acres, 250 of which were cleared, with one dwelling house, one stone house, one meat house, three tobacco houses, being 40 miles from Georgetown
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      Roberson (Robertson), Robert, Charles County, 7th July, 1733; 2nd Oct., 1734.
      To William Middleton, ex., dwelling plantation
      To wife Joan, personal estate; should she die before testator entire estate to Wm. Middleton afsd.
      Test: James Keech, William Luckett, Eleanor Middleton (at date of probate des. as Eleanor Taylor of Virginia), 21.259.
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      John Nelson 47.73 FR 72.19.3 Jan 19 1750 Sep 5 1751
      Appraisers: William Luckett Jacob Duckett.
      Creditors: John Cooke, William Luckett.
      Next of kin: Arthur Nelson, Jr., Elisabeth Delashmett,
      Executor: John Nelson.
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      John Nelson 65.340 FR 170.11.11 Jun 1756 Jan 1 1758
      Folios 340 341A, and 342A.
      Appraisers: William Luckett Orlando Griffith.
      Creditors: Robert Potter, Nini Beall (son of Nini Beall).
      Next of kin: Elisabeth Delashmut Lidius Nelson.
      Administrator/Executor: Aurthur Nelson.
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      Arthur Nelson 58.100 FR 27.0.11 Jan 7 1754/5
      Appraisers: William Luckett George Bussey.
      Creditors: John Wostby for Daniel Carroll, Elias Delashmutt.
      Next of kin: Elisabeth Delashmutt, John Nelson.
      Administrator: Arthur Nelson.
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      William Luckett 67.216 CH 122.12.4 May 6 1759 May 14 1759
      Appraisers: Francis Goodwick, John Hanson.
      Mentions: John Luckett, Thomas Hussey Luckett.
      Mentions: Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer.
      Administratrix: Susanna Luckett.
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      JOHNSON, THOMAS, Frederick Co, Sr, 18 Oct, 1766; 19 Aug. 1767
      Wife: Sarah.
      Children: Bazil, Thomas Jr., John Johnson, and Mary Thomas.
      Exs: Wife Sarah Johnson, and Thomas Johnson.
      Wit: Wm. Luckett, Wm. Luckett, Jr., and John Luckett. 36.12
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      HICKMAN, WILLIAM, Frederick Co. 1 Dec, 1766 ;27 Dec, 1766
      To son Stephen Hickman, 100 A. In Somerset Co., called Newcastle, 50 A. adjoining called Old Castle, 100 A. called 3 Springs and tract 'Syder and Ginger,' bought of Richard Henderson, not yet acknowledged and leased land whereon I live; one slave.
      To children: Elizabeth Burns, Betty Fletchall and Ann Lewis, one slave each.
      To John Baxter, one slave.
      To children: Stephen Hickman, Elizabeth Burns, Betty Fletchall and Ann Lewis, slaves.
      Exs: Son Stephen, and son-In-law Thomas Lewis.
      Wit: Samuel Ellis, Wm. Luckett, Jr., Wm. Luckett. 35. 74
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      William Hickman 5.107 D FR 269.6.6 Mar 19 1768
      The amount of the accounts also included #2400.
      Sureties: William Luckett, Sr., William Luckett, Jr.
      Legatees: Stephen (son), Elisabeth Burns (daughter), Betty Fletchall (daughter), Ann Lewis (daughter), John Baxter.
      Residue to 4 children (equally): Stephen, Elisabeth Burns, Betty Fletchall, Ann Lewis.
      Executors: Thomas Lewis, Stephen Hickman.
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      Prince George's Land Records 1739-1743 - Liber Y - Page 168.
      Deed of Gift. We, John & Mary Middleton of PG, for the natural love we have for our son-in-law & daughter, William Luckett & Charity, his wife, and for other considerations, we give them all that part or parcel of two tracts of land, the one called Thomas & Mary, the other called The Willsons Enlargement, bounded by the Thomas & Mary, situated in PG, containing about 95-1/2 acres. Signed May 10, 1740 John Middleton, Mary (M her mark) Middleton. Wit - Jno Addison*, James Kendall, Tho Owen*, Jno Hawkins Jr*. Recorded May 13, 1740.
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      Prince George's Land Records 1739-1743 - Liber Y - Page 220.
      Oct 14, 1740 from Holland Middleton of Charles County, & Sarah, his wife, to William Luckett of PG, for 5000 lbs of tobacco and for other good considerations, part of a tract of land called Long Point, lying in PG, bounded by a tract of land called Appledore, a tract of land called Wheelers Hope, Wm Hawkins' land, containing & laid out for about 75 acres. Signed - Holl'd Middleton. Wit - Tho Owen*, Jno Hawkins Jr*. Sarah, the wife of the sd Holland Middleton, relinquished her right of dower to the lands within mentioned. Recorded Oct 18, 1740.
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      1752-1756 Frederick County MD Land Records {Patricia Abelard Andersen}
      636-637. William Luckett recorded 25 Jan. 1755, deed made same day between Meredith Davis, of FC, planter. Whereas Meredith Davis late of PGC, deceased, did by his last will and Testament, dated 5 Sept. 1751, among other things, leave a certain tract of land called "Meredith's Hunting Quarter" containing 498 acres, to be sold by his executors, Joseph Cowman, and his son, Meredith Davis, which said Joseph Cowman is since deceased, this indenture made by Meredith Davis for 200 pcm, M&B given, sells tract beginning near abounded locust and mulberry standing on a small island at the mouth of Monocacy. Signed Meredith Davis, Exr. signed before Reverdy Ghiselin, J. Darnall. Receipt, AF paid.
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      Montgomery County Land Records, 1777-1781; Liber A1, Page 124. Apr 10, 1778 from William Luckett of M, to John Max. Nesbitt of the Town of Manheim in Pennsylvania, for 600 , a tract of land on Little Monocacy [River] called It May Be Good In Time, containing about ,00 acres. Signed - Wm. Luckett. Wit - Aens Campbell*, Ger Briscoe*. Charity, wife to the sd William Luckett, relinquished her right of dower to the within mentioned land. Recorded Apr 13, 1778.

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