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

George Hardy

Male Bef 1698 - 1758  (> 60 years)


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  • Name George Hardy 
    Born Bef 1698  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Feb 1758  Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I010548  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Father William Hardy,   b. Bef 1668,   d. 12 Aug 1718, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 50 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth MNU Hardy,   b. Abt 1672,   d. Abt 1728, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Married Bef 1688  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F01999  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Drane,   b. Bef 1703, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 13 Feb 1758, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 56 years) 
    Married 4 Oct 1719  King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Hardy,   b. 8 Aug 1720, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1720, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. William Hardy,   b. 7 Apr 1722, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1758, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     3. George Hardy,   b. 7 Mar 1722/23, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1772, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     4. Elizabeth Hardy,   b. 27 Dec 1726, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1801, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     5. Mary Hardy,   b. 27 Feb 1728/29, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1794, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     6. Henry 'Jr' Hardy,   b. 23 Jul 1732, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1804, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     7. Henry 'Jr' {Land Records} Hardy,   b. 23 Jul 1732, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F01579  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      HARDY, GEORGE., Prince George's Co. 18 Sep 1757 ; 13 Feb, 1758
      Wife: Elizabeth.
      Children: George, Henry, Elizabeth Hardy Wilcoxon, Mary Wade,
      Grandchildren: George Hardy, son of my son Wm. Hardy., dec'd.; Benedict Hardy.
      Nephew and Nieces Solomon and Elizabeth Hardy.
      Extx: Elizabeth, wife.
      Wit: Ruth Wilcoxon, Sarah Wade, Samuel Collard, Eleanor Collard, Rachel Livers (now Hardy), Sarah S. Wiate(?)s (White) MCW 30.473
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      Hardie, George; m. 4 Oct 1719 Elizabeth Drayen [?Drane]; children
      William, b. 8 Aug 1720 [d. 11 Aug 1720]; William, b. 7 Apr 1722, George, b. 7 Mar 1723; Elizabeth, b. 27 Dec 1726; _ (f), b. 27 Feb 1729; - (m), b. 23 Jul 1732 (KGP p. 262,283)
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      Drane, Anthony, Prince George's County, 28th Mch 1719; 27th Mch 1723,
      To 2 sons Thomas and Anthony, plantation - and piece of land held during life of Mary, wife of Wm. Nicholls. Shd. they not live so long, to son James.
      To son James and hrs., dwell. plan, - after decease of wife.
      To wife Elizabeth, extx., personal estate, to be divided among children.
      Test: Clement Hill, Benj. Hall, Patrick Hepburn. 18.197
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      Anthony Drane 9.5 PG 152.2.2 Sep 20 1723
      Appraisers: Clement Hill, Joseph Belt,
      Creditors: Patrick Hepburn, George Hardy,
      Next of kin: Thomas Drane,
      Executrix: Elisabeth Drane.
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      Anthony Drane 6.89 A PG 152.2.2 38.3.ll May 5 1724
      Payments to: Dr. Hepburn, Gunder Erickson, James Haddock, Anne Beckwith, Joseph Belt, John Dockwra, George Hardy, Ralph Crabb.
      Administratrix: Elisabeth Drane.
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      John Smith 7.493 A PG 45.12.9 45.5.6 Aug 1 1726
      Payments to: Mr. Fretch Dikes, Thomas Middleton, John Winn, George Noble, Gabriel Parker.
      Administrator: George Hardy.
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      John Smith 11.266 PG 45.12.9 Mar 28 1726 Apr 16 1726
      Appraisers: Joseph Hatton, John Hawkins.
      Creditors: Thomas Middleton, John Abbington,
      Next of kin: John Smith, Samuel Smith.
      Administrator: George Hardy.
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      George Jenkins 9.257 A PG 137.19.2 38.5.4 Feb 1 1728
      Payments to: Dr. Robert Inis, George Hardy, Char. Willit, William Decrego, Mr. Marsham Waring, Edward Jenkins, Charles Calvert, Esq., John Ross.
      Heirs: Henerita Jenkins, Thomas, John, George, & William Jenkins (sons).
      Administratrix: Susanna Jenkins.
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      Charles Tuell 3.149 A PG 28.3.0 28.5.5 Dec 6, 1720
      Payments to: Mr. Notely Rozer, Mr, Abbington due to William Lewis, George Noble, William Tayler, George Hardy, William Person, Mr. John Abbington.
      Administratrix: Mary Tull, wife of Terrence Byron.
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      Maria, born say 1704, (no race indicated) confessed in Prince George's County court on 23 March 1724/5 that she had an illegitimate child. George Hardy, carpenter, undertook to pay her court fees [Court Record 1723-6, 420].
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      William Hardy 19.361 A PG 127.9.8 25.16.5 Mar 21 1742
      Received from: John Hagartee.
      Payments to: Hyde Hogston, Mr. John Magruder, James Burgess, Jos. Noble, John Hagerte, John Laurence (merchant at Piscatway).
      Executor: George Hardy. (brother of William who died in 1740)
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      Harde, William, Charles County, 4th Jan., 1717; 12th Aug., 1718,
      To son George., 1 shilling,
      to son William and dau. Elizabeth, personalty.
      To son Ignatius., 50 A. dwelling plantation at decease of wife Elizabeth, extx.
      to son John, 50 A. "Dividing Run," and personalty.
      to daus. Mary Wheatley and Martha Cohow, 1 shilling. each.
      Test: Bowling Speake, Owen Reed, John Stapleton. 14.714.
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      Prince George's Land Records 1710-1717 - Liber F -folio 436 o Indenture, 5 Nov 1714
      From: Mary Hatton, widow and relict of William Hatton, Gent. late of Prince George's County To: George Hardy, carpenter of Prince George's County
      A tract of land called Thompson's Rest at Piscataway in Prince George's County; bounded by land of Luke Gardiner; 15 year lease
      Signed: Mary Hatton (seal), George Hardy (mark & seal)
      Witnessed: Jos. Hatton, William Hardy (mark & seal)
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      Prince George's Land Records 1730-1733 - Liber Q, Page 71
      Enrolled at request of George Hardy 26 Aug 1730:
      Indenture, 24 Jul 1730; Between John Hyde of London, merchant, and George Hardee, planter; for 5s; to farm tract called His Lordship's Mind; bounded by Hardy's land; containing 245 acres; for the natural life of George Hardy, Elizabeth his wife and William his son; /s/ Walter Hoxton atty. for John Hyde; wit. Daniel Page, Thomas Charter; 3 Aug 1730 ack. by William Hoxton
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      Prince George's Land Records 1730-1733 - Liber Q, Page 204
      Enrolled at request of Daniel Page 20 Jan 1730:
      Indenture, 30 Jul 1730; Between John Hyde of London, merchant, and Daniel Page, planter; for 5s; for rent of part of His Lordship's Kindness; bounded by George Hardy's land; containing 100 acres; lease for the natural life of Daniel Page, Mary his wife and Elizabeth his dau.; /s/ Walter Hoxton for John Hyde; ack. 3 Aug 1730 by Walter Hoxton
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      Prince George's Land Records 1730-1733 - Liber Q, Page 426
      Enrolled at request of George Hardy 29 Mar 1732:
      Indenture, 29 Mar 1732; Between Ignatius Gardner, planter, and George Hardy, planter; for 70 and 2300# tobacco; a tract called Gardner's Meadow on Mattawoman main branch; bounded by land of Jeremiah Suell called Convenience and land taken up by James Gambell now belonging to Gabriel Burnham, Jr. in right of his wife; containing 266 acres; also part of a tract called Refuse on Tinker's Branch; containing 200 acres; /s/ Ignatius Gardner; wit. John Beall, Jr., Pet. Dent; ack. 29 Mar 17 by Ignatius Gardner and Anne his wife
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      Prince George's Land Records 1739-1743 - Liber Y - Page 616.
      I, George Hardey, son of William Hardy of PG, planter, have, in consideration of bringing up the orphans of William Hardey, decd, and paying sd orphans their parts of the estate left them by their father's will in goods, chattels, or current money of Maryland by George Hardey Sr of PG, I have transferred to myself, a Negro woman named Ann, a pair of hand mill s[tone]s, 2 feather beds, 1 flock bed, 3 iron pots, 5 pewter dishes, 12 pewter plates, I gray horse, 1 bay horse, I bay mare, 4 cows & 2 heifers, and 2 calves, 18 hogs, all of which were part of the estate & effects of Wrn Hardey, lately decd, which came to my hands as executor of sd William Hardy. Signed - George Hardey Jr. Wit - William Hardey Sr, Peter Hoggins, William (0 his mark) Sturges. Recorded Mar 9, 1742/[43].
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      Contributed by Shirley Middleton Moller

      FROM PRINCE GEORGE'S LAND RECORDS 1743-1746
      Page 335. Lease, recorded at the request of George Hardy.
      Jun 15, 1745 from Sam Hyde of London in Great Britain, to George Hardy Sr of PG, planter, for 3 sterling, and for the rents and covenants below, the lease of a tract of land in PG, being part of a tract of land called his Lordships Kindness, bounded by a tenement laid out for sd George Hardy, containing about 150 acres. This lease is for the natural life of George Hardy, son of George Hardy Sr by Elizabeth, his wife, and for the natural life of Solomon Hardy, son of William Hardy decd by Ann, his wife, and for the natural life of Vilender Hardy, daughter of William Hardy Jr by Elizabeth, his wife, paying to sd Hyde each year, the rent of I 10 shillings sterling and 2 capons at the feast of the Nativity of our Blessed Lord and Savior, within 10 miles of sd land where the sd Hyde or his assigns shall direct, and 6 sterling for every letting of the premises without licence from Hyde. Hardy, within 10 years, will plant an orchard with 300 apple trees. If the rent is 30 days late, or if any waste be committed, then this lease ceases and Hyde may repossess the premises. Signed - Hen: Massey (atty in fact for sd Saml Hyde). Wit - Jno Hawkins Jr* Luke Marbury*. Recorded Jun 27, 1745.
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      Charles County Maryland Land Record Liber Z#2, 1744-1753; Page 150. At the request of Samuel Hanson Jr, the following deed was recorded on Apr 24, 1747.
      Feb 19, 1746[/7] from Daniel Stuart of CC, planter, to Samuel Hanson Jr of CC, Gent, for 3000 lbs tobacco, a tract of land in CC called Stuarts Secret, lying between the lands of George Hardy & James Smallwood, bounded by the fork of Portobacco Branch, containing and laid cut for about 50 acres. Signed - Daniel (+ his mark) Stuart. it - Wm
      Middleton, Walter Hanson. Mary Stuart, wife of the afd Danl Stuart, released her dower.
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 427-343: STEWARTS SECRET: 50 acres; Possession of - 50 Acres - Stewart, Daniel : Lying between the lands of George Hardy and James Smallwood, surveyed 30 Oct 1734 for Daniel Stewart: Conveyance notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, 50 Acres - Samuel Hanson Jr. from Daniel Stewart; 19 Feb 1746, Included in Re-Survey THE SECRET ENLARGED, folio 461
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Chicamuxen: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 427-354: STEWARTS OVERSIGHT: 454 acres; Possession of - 454 Acres - Smallwood, James: Surveyed 10 November 1730 for James Smallwood: {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.},
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 407-201: FRIENDS HAZARD: 393 acres; Possession of - 393 Acres - Hardy, George: Surveyed for George Hardy, 9 Nov 1726, near Manunziuck, beginning at a bounded White oak. : {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.},
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      Prince George's County MD rent rolls 1725-1740 Vol 4
      299a -11 11-1/2 GARDINER'S MEADOWS Surveyed: 09/30/171 7
      Surveyed for Luke Gardiner beginning at a bounded white oak standing on the north side of the Mattawoman main branch being the beginning of Jeremiah Snell's ]ands called -Convenience" and a tract of land taken up by one James Gambrell now belonging to Gabriel Burnam, Jr. in right of his wife.

      Conveyances & Re-surveys:
      03/29/1732 George Hardy from Ignatius Gardiner
      266 acres
      -/-/1750 Re-surveyed into The Re-survey on Gardiner's Meadows"
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      Prince George's County MD rent rolls 1700-1725 Vol 3
      Folio 394
      300a ..12.. REFUSE Surveyed 09/09/1704
      Surveyed for Robert Middleton beginning at a bounded white oak standing on the south side of the south fork of Pigmans or 'Imber's Branch of the Piscattawav being a bounded tree of a tract of land called "Stony Harbour.'" Patented: 07/02/1713,
      Conveyances & Re-surveys:
      03/03/1718 James Bramwell from Luke Gardner and others
      150 acres
      03/29/1732 George Hardy from Ignatius Gardner
      208 acres
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1785-1787; Liber HH {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 41. At the request of Anthony Hardey the following Deed was enrolled January 26, 1786
      Indenture made January 26, 1786; George Hardey in consideration of 70 pounds specie paid by Anthony Hardey has sold part of a tract called "Refuse" containing 158 acres and beginning at a bounded white oak being a bound tree of Wade's land and bounded by the new road that leads from Piscattaway to Upper Marlborough, and the division line that divides Elizabeth Wilson's part of said land. Signed George Hardey, Sr., in the presence of and acknowledged before Samuel Hepburn, John Smith Brookes
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      Prince George's County MD rent rolls 1700-1725 Vol 3
      7000a HIS LORDSHIP'S KINDNESS Surveyed: 02/29/1703
      Surveyed for Col. Henry Darnall beginning at a bound white oak standing on the west side. of the main branch of Piscataway. Rent --1 barrel of corn
      Possessors:
      Col, Darnall 7000 acres
      Conveyances & Re-surveys:
      03/25/1725 Thomas Chartres from Henry Darnall
      200 acres
      10/12/1724 Thomas Lenham from Henry Darnall
      100 acres
      03/05/1725 John Perkin from Henry Darnall
      100 acres
      04/30/1728 John Hyde from Henry Darnall
      700 acres
      05/24/1729 John Hyde from Henry Darnall and others
      700 acres
      05/24/1729 Henry Darnall, Jr. from Henry Darnall, Sr.
      300 acres
      07/24/1730 James Burgess from John Hyde
      100 acres
      07/24/1730 George Hardy from John Hyde
      245 acres
      07/24/1730 William Hardy from John Hyde
      161 acres
      07/30/1730 Maurice Morris from John Hyde
      154 acres
      07/30/1730 Eleanor McGregor from John Hyde
      100 acres
      07/29/1730 John Dowkitt (?) from John Hyde
      100 acres
      07/24/1730 Thomas Chartres from John Hyde
      200 acres
      07/24/1730 Powel Talbott from John Hyde
      150 acres
      07/24/1730 John Talbot from John Hyde
      150 acres
      07/24/1730 Daniel Page from John Hyde
      100 acres

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