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

Henry Ridgely

Male 1669 - 1700  (30 years)


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  • Name Henry Ridgely 
    Born 3 Oct 1669  Wardridge, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Apr 1700  St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County. Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I011694  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Father Henry Ridgely,   b. 1627, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1710, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Howard,   b. Abt 1639, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1671, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 32 years) 
    Married 23 Sep 1664  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F07704  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Greenbury,   b. Abt 1669, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1703, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Married 1689  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Henry Ridgely,   b. Abt 1690, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1749/50, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
     2. Anne Ridgely,   b. 1691, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1771, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. Charles Ridgely,   b. 1692, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1705, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 12 years)
     4. Nicholas Judge Ridgely,   b. 12 Feb 1693/94, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1755, Eden Hill, Dover, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     5. Elizabeth Ridgely,   b. 1695, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1734, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F07710  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Ridgely, Henry, Jr.,A. A. Co., 13th Sept., 1699; 26th Apr., 1700.
      To wife Catherine, extx., dwelling plantation during life and 200 A., part of "Warren's Ridge."
      To son Henry and hrs., dwelling plantation and 200 A. afsd. at death of wife; also 282 A., "Ridgely's Beginning," on n. side of Rogue Harbor Branch, Paturent R.
      To son Nicholas at 18 yrs. of age, and hrs., 275 A.,"My Quarter Plantation," at hd. of Broad Ck., and 272 A., "Ridgely's Lot," on n. e. side of great branch of Patuxent R.
      To son Charles and hrs., money with which to buy land, at 21 yrs. of age.
      To dau. Anne and hrs., of "Huntington Quarter" taken up by testator's father (unnamed) and himself.
      To dau. Eliza: and hrs., of 300 A. at Chester at hd. of Morgan's Ck.
      Sons to be of age at 21 yrs. and daus. at 16 yrs.
      Overseers: Henry Ridgely and brother Charles Greenbury.
      Test: Robt. Goldsborough, Thos. Reynolds, Wm. Johnson. 6. 371.
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      Historic Graves of Maryland and the District of Columbia By Helen West Ridgely, National Society of the Colonial Dames of America;

      In St. Anne's Church, Annapolis the following inscriptions are found :

      Here Lyeth the body of Mr. Henry Ridgely who was borne the 3rd of
      October 1669 and departed this life on ye 19th day of March 1699-1700.
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      John Howard 5.136 A AA 896.2.6 Jun 27 1723
      Payments to: Jacob Regnier.
      Payments to (equally): Henry Ridgley due from estate of his father Henry Ridgley, Joshua Dorsey due his wife Ann (daughter of Henry Ridgley (dead)), Nicholas Ridgley due from estate of his father Henry Ridgley, Thomas Worthington due his wife Elisabeth (daughter of Henry Ridgley (dead)).
      Executors: Richard Warfield, Alexander Warfield.

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