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

Robert Fenwick

Male 1742 - Aft 1807  (~ 65 years)


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  • Name Robert Fenwick 
    Born Mar 1741/42  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 21 Dec 1807  Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I009579  Tree1
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2019 

    Father John Fenwick,   b. Abt 1724, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1781, Leonardtown, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Mother Monica Ford,   b. 1728, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1781, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 54 years) 
    Married 1744  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F05220  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Anne Elizabeth Manning,   b. 1747, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1764  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Cornelius Manning Fenwick,   b. 9 Jan 1763, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1859, Franklin County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     2. John Fenwick,   b. 1766, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1806, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 39 years)
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F06250  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Belinda Miles,   b. 1745, Beaverdam Manor, St Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 18 Dec 1808, Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 63 years) 
    Married Bef 18 Jul 1769  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F02890  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      FORD, ROBERT, 1753 31 Jan 1754
      To wife Teresia Ford, dwelling plantation and land contiguous and after hex decease to grandson Joseph Ffenwick and for default of heirs then to grand dau margarett Fenwick and for default of her heirs to grand dau Mary Fenwick and for default of her heirs to heirs of my dau Monica Fenwick,
      To son In law John Fenwick and dau Monica Fenwick, all tracts Of land where John Ffenwick now lives and after their decease to grandson Robert Fenwick,
      To Susannah Dunn dau to Margarett Dunn, 2 young Negroes.
      To sister Teresla Wimsatt 1000 Pounds of tobacco and all accounts that appear on my book against her or debts due to me.
      To my two brothers John Ford and Peter Ford, each 1/2 my wearing apparel and 1000 pounds of tobacco a piece.
      To Monica Williams, Negro wench Moll now in the possession of William Williams her husband,
      To the Poor w1thIn 6 miles of where I live.,8000 pounds of tobacco.
      To Peter Ford, Junr., 30 pounds sterling, 1000 pounds of tobacco, five barrels of corn, and all debts due to me. 1/3 of personal estate to Wife Teresia Ford and appoint her extx.
      Wit: John Hall, Junr., John Cole, Henry Wimsatt. 29.88

      === Linda Reno
      9/24/1755: Admin. accts. of Robert Ford, SMC. Received from: Thomas James, Matthias Nottingham, John Manley, James Gough, Nicholas Mills, Richard Wimsatt, John Greenwell, John Reynolds, James Armstrong, Thomas Vowles, John Jordan. Payments to: John Chisholm, Athanatius Ford, Luke
      Mattingly, Philip Barton Key. Distribution to: Widow, 1/3. Residue to (grandchildren): Robert Fenwick (age 13); Margaret Fenwick (age 12); Mary Fenwick (age 10); Joseph Fenwick (age 6); Ann and Monica Fenwick (both age 3). (Admin. accts. of the Prerogative Court of Maryland, Libers, 37-45, 1754-1760 by V. L. Skinner, Jr.). NOTE: This record is not on CD #206.
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      George Fenwick 102.239 SM 242.9.7 Jul 15 1769
      Appraisers: James Pike, Joseph Jenkins.
      Mentions: Jeremiah Edmonds.
      Mentions: Enoch Fenwick (cousin).
      Administratrix: Belinda Fenwick (widow), wife of Robert Fenwick.
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      George Fenwick 5.220 D SM 253.5.7 Jul 18 1769
      Sureties: Enoch Fenwick, Cornelius Wildman.
      Distribution to: Representatives unknown to this Office.
      Administratrix: Belinda Fenwick, wife of Robert Fenwick.

      === Linda Reno

      Will of John Fenwick, SMC, JJ #1, fol. 182, 11/19/1777-10/2/1781.
      Son: Robert Fenwick, my large silver tankard.
      Son: Joseph Fenwick, the plantation I live on being part of two tracts called "Revell" and "Revell's
      Backside", 322 acres; the land I bought from John Manning called "Mark's Delight"; and a negro boy named Starry.
      Son-in-law: Philip Combs, two silver tablespoons.
      Son-in-law: Ignatius Combs, two silver tablespoons.
      Son-in-law: Robert Manning, two silver tablespoons.
      Son: William Fenwick, three negroes named Zack, Michael, and Jess.
      Daughter: Eleanor Fenwick, negroes named Mary and Phil.
      Daughter: Catherine Fenwick, negroes named Hannah and Maud.
      Daughter: Ann Fenwick, the choice of four head of cattle and one horse.
      Children: To my three youngest children, William, Eleanor, and Catherine Fenwick, the balance of my estate after my wife's dower.
      Exec: Wife, Monica Fenwick and Son, Joseph Fenwick.
      Wit: Timothy Bowes, John Manning, Henry Wimsatt.
      (St. Mary's County, Maryland Wills, 1776-1791 by Linda Reno and Joann Humphries).

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