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

Charles Robinson

Male 1700 - 1763  (63 years)


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  • Name Charles Robinson 
    Born 11 Jan 1699/00  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Oct 1763  Prince George's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I011653  Tree1
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2019 

    Father Andrew Robinson,   b. Bef 1677,   d. 2 Oct 1709, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 32 years) 
    Mother Catharine MNU Robinson,   d. Aft 1709, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F07678  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne 'Gohte' Gentle,   b. Abt 1708, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1748, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Married 26 May 1731  King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Charity Robinson,   b. 5 Mar 1728/29, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Charles Robinson,   b. 15 Apr 1731, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. James Robinson,   b. 6 Jul 1733, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1770, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 38 years)
     4. Catherine Robinson,   b. 6 Nov 1735, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Eleanor Robinson,   b. 20 Jun 1738, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Mary Robinson,   b. 5 Dec 1740, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Hezekiah Robinson,   b. Abt 1743, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1776, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years)
     8. John Robinson,   b. 1748, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1806, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     9. Charity Robinson,   b. 23 May 1754, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F07680  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Charles Robinson 89.315 PG 45.7.0 Oct 19 1763 Nov 14 1765
      Appraisers: Walter Evans, James Barnes.
      Creditors: Robert Peters for John Glassford & Co., Josephus Arnall.
      Next of kin: John Robison, Hezekia Robison.
      Administratrix: Sarah Robinson.
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      Charles Robinson 5.21 D PG 53.7.10 Mar 22 1767
      Sureties: Jeremiah Piles, Thomas Frazer.
      Distribution to: Representatives unknown to this Office.
      Administratrix: Ann Robinson.
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      Gentle, George, Prince George's County, 23rd Nov., 1743; 5th Dec., 1743.
      To dau. Anne Robenson, "Hogpen", her husband Charles to pay to Elizabeth White 1/2 value of this,
      To sons George and Stephen and dau. Dinah More, 1s.
      To Anne Robinson and Elizabeth White, residue of estate,
      Ex.: Charles Robinson.
      Test: Charity Green, John Holly, James Green. MCW 23.331.
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      George Gentle 28.384 PG 8.19.2 Feb 18 1743
      Appraisers: Thomas Thompson William Webster.
      Creditors: Peter Dent William Eilbeck.
      Next of kin: Elisabeth Wright. George Gentle.
      Mentions: Henry Wright, Elisabeth Wright.
      Executor: Charles Robinson.
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      1746-1749 Land Records of Prince George's County MD
      Page 4. Special petition and commission. Charles Robertson of PG, seized of a parcel of land in PG called the Hoggpenn, asked for a commission to examine witnesses to prove and perpetuate the memory of the bounds of the sd tract of land.
      The request for commission was addressed to PG Court, before Thomas Marshall, Gent, and his associates, on the 4th Tuesday of Aug in the 31st year of his Lordship's Dominion.
      The order for commission, consisting of people unrelated to the petitioner or to any contiguous proprietor, was issued on Oct 3, 1745, and named as commissioners, Messrs Henry Trueman, Francis Waring, Gerrard Truman Greenfield, & Jonathan Wightt of PG, Gent. Waring and wightt took depositions on Mar 11, 1745/46, as follows -
      Henry Wright, aged about 42, being sworn at a Spanish Oak standing on the east side of a branch of Zachiah called the Strain Branch, deposes that in the year 1738, or thereabouts, George Gentle (who was then proprietor of part of a tract of land called the Hogpen) told this deponent that the afd Spanish Oak was the 3rd tree of sd land. Signed - Henry Wright.
      Joseph Lovejoy Jr, aged about 28 years, being sworn at the afd Spanish Oak, deposes that George Gentle brought this deponent to the afd tree and told him the tree was the 3rd tree of the Hogpen. Signed - Joseph Lovejoy.
      Roger John Sasser, aged about 77, sworn at a bounded Spanish Oak standing about 90 yards below the abovesd tree, deposes that about 30 years ago, Thomas Tucker bought part of the afd Hogpen from Geo: Gentle, and when the same was laid out for him, that the Spanish Oak he is now sworn at was bounded for sd Tucker and that he heard sd Gentle say he did not know where the 3rd tree of the Hogpen was. Signed Roger John Ott his mark) Sasser. Recorded Mar 26, 1746
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      Charles County Maryland Land Record Liber Z#2, 1744-1753; Page 293.
      At the request of William Robins, the following deed was recorded on Nov 26, 1748.
      May 7, 1748 from Charles Robinson and Ann, his wife, of Prince Georges County, planters, to William Robins of Cc, planter, for 7400 lbs tobacco, and for divers other good causes, all that part of a tract of land in Prince Georges county and also in CC, called the Hogpen, which said part of sd tract was willed to us by our deceased father, George Gentle, and contains about 100 acres. Signed - Charles (C his mark) Robinson, Ann (+ her mark) Robinson. Wit - John Tolson, Thos Blacklock Jr. Recorded the same day in Liber EE folio 436 & 438 among the records of Prince Georges County
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1757-1759; Liber PP {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 273. At the request of Henry Humphrey the following Mortgage was recorded March 29, 1759
      Indenture made March 28, 1759; Charles Robinson, shipwright in consideration of 100 pounds paper current money of the province paid by Henry Humphrey has sold Negroes Harry, Nan, Terry, Jim, Will, George, Moll, Patt, London and Ginny; provided that the said Charles Robinson shall well and truly pay unto Henry Humphrey the aforesaid sum of money on or before March 21, 1761 then these presents shall be void. Signed Charles Robinson in the presence of John Hepburn, William Shaw and acknowledged before John Hepburn
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1759-1763; Liber RR {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 167. At the request of Henry Rozer the following Mortgage was recorded October 21, 1761
      Indenture made October 21, 1761; Charles Robison, shipwright in consideration of the sums of 100 pounds Maryland paper currency and 70 pounds sterling money of Great Britain paid by Henry Rozer, gentleman and for other valuable causes and considerations him the said Charles Robison thereunto moving has sold by these presents part of a tract called "Dickerson's Delight" lying on Tinkers Branch containing 175 acres and the following Negroes, vizt; Henry, Nam, Terry, James, George, Jane, Patt, Moll, Will, London, Harry, Esther, Jack and Bess; to have and to hold the said parcel and Negroes provided always that if Charles Robison shall well and truly cause to pay unto Henry Rozer the aforesaid sums of money on the 1st day of September 1762 with legal interest then these presents to be void and of non-effect. Signed Charles Robison in the presence of John Hepburn, John Scott and acknowledged before John Hepburn


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