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

William Thompson

Male Abt 1707 - 1767  (~ 60 years)


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  • Name William Thompson 
    Born Abt 1707  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 Sep 1767  Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I013730  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Father John Thompson,   b. Bef 1674, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1739, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 65 years) 
    Mother Mary Green,   b. Abt 1678, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F03048  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Married Abt 1730  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joseph Thompson,   b. Bef 1735, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1767, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 34 years)
     2. Elizabeth Thompson,   b. Bef 1750, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1767, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 19 years)
     3. Leonard Thompson,   b. Bef 1750, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1795, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 47 years)
     4. Ignatius Thompson,   b. Bef 1750, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1767, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 19 years)
     5. Appolina Thompson,   b. Bef 1750, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1767, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 19 years)
     6. Mary Thompson,   b. Bef 1750, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1767, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 19 years)
     7. Susannah Thompson,   b. Bef 1750, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1783, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 35 years)
     8. James Thompson,   b. 1755, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1795, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F09004  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      THOMPSON, WILLIAM, Charles Co. 29 Apr, 1767; 4 Sep, ====
      To son James Thompson, my dwelling plantation with land joining and If he dies without Issue then to my son Leonard Thompson.
      To son Joseph Thompson, 5 lbs currency and cloths.
      To son Ignatius Thompson, 5 sh., bed,
      To granddau, Elinder Thompson, bed.
      To dau. Elizabeth Thompson, colt.
      Remainder of estate to be divided between son Leonard Thompson and James Thompson and daus., Elizabeth, Apelonia, Mary and Susanna Thompson.
      Son Leonard and dau. Elizabeth, exs.
      Wit: Wm. Coomes, Senr., Charles Green, William Coomes, Junr. 36, 39
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      William Thompson 95.43 CH 278.8.2 Oct 2 1767 Dec 2 1767
      Appraisers: William Coomes, Sr.. Charles Green.
      Creditors: John Hanson, Jr., William Hanson.
      Next of kin: Magdalen Hagan, Susanna Alley.
      Executors: Leonard Thompson, Elisabeth Thompson.
      === NJL
      William Thompson 60.249 A CH 278.8.2 319.7.7 Mar 1 1769
      Sureties: Joseph Coombs, Raphael Green.
      Payments to: John Hanson, Jr., Dr. Thomas James, Edward Miles, Walter Dulany, Esq., Walter Hanson, Dreghorn & Scott & Co. (merchants in Glasgow) paid to Walter Hanson, Charles Smith, James Smith.
      Legatees: Joseph Thompson (son), Ignatius Thompson (son), Eleanor Thompson (granddaughter), Elisabeth Thompson (daughter).
      Distribution to (children): Leonard Thompson (at age), James Thompson (age 14), Elisabeth (at age), Appalonia (at age), Mary (at age), Susannah Thompson (at age).
      Executors: Leonard Thompson, Elisabeth Thompson.
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      William Thompson 5.171 D CH 319.7.7 Mar 1 1769
      Sureties: Joseph Coombs, Raphael Green.
      Residue to children (equally): Leonard, James, Elisabeth, Appelonia, Mary, Susannah.
      Executors: Leonard Thompson, Elisabeth Thompson.
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      Ignatius Hagan 5.68 D CH 279.14.0 Jan 8 1768
      Sureties: William Thompson, James Hagan,
      Legatees (children): James, Mary, Sarah, Elisabeth Speake, Eleanor Wheeler, Anne Blanford,
      Residue to: Magdalen (widow).
      Executrix: Magdalen Hagan.
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      ROSS, ARGUS. Charles County, 26 October 1756 Came William Thompson and Winifred Thompson who depose that yesterday In the afternon being 25 Instant they were with Argus Ross who then lay ill of the sickness whereof he died and that he told them take notice that It was his desire William Thompson youngest should have his laced hat, wearing apparel and what things he had in a bushel which stood by the laced hat. That the remaining part of this estate he desired should go to them that would take care and bury him. MCW 30.202
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      THOMPSON, THOMAS, Prince George's Cos., planter. 15 Jan. 1755; 20 May, 1755
      To son Thomas, the plantation where I lives
      To son James, pt. of tract "Providence."
      To son Henry, tract. called "Atchason Pasture*"
      To son Joseph Green Thompson, one slave.
      To dau. Mary's 4 children,, 1 s. each.
      To dau. Elizabeth, one slave.
      if either son Thomas or Henry should die without issue, that son Joseph Green, may have their land.
      son Thomas, shall not enjoy his lands until 21.
      Sons James, Henry and Joseph Green, may enjoy what I left them at 21.
      Sons John, Thomas, James, Henry and Joseph Green; daus. Elizabeth and Anne, all remaining pt. of estate.
      Son John, ex.; If son John, dies, then my bro. William Thompson, ex.
      wit: Wm. Coomes, Joseph Thompson, James Edelen. 29.424
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber M#2 Page 247. At the request of Wm Thompson Jr of CC, the following deed was recorded this May 12, 1731.
      I, Wm Thompson of CC, planter, for the love I have for my grandson, Wm Thompson Jr of CC, I have given him my part of that tract of land called Simpsons Supply, lying in CC, bounded by a parcel of land called Simkin,'containing and laid out for about 200 acres. Signed Apr 22, 1731 - Will Thompson. Wit - Josha Allford, Wm Davies;'Geo Dent*.
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1749-1752; Liber PP {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 59. At the request of Thomas Thompson the following Deed was recorded July 3, 1750
      Indenture made April 7, 1750; between William Thompson of Charles County, Maryland, planter of the one part and Thomas Thompson of Prince George's County, Maryland, planter of the other part. Whereas the said William Thompson and Thomas Thompson are now jointly seized in possession of their demise as of fee of the moiety or half part of a tract in Prince George's County called "Aix" lying to the eastward of a line drawn southeast through the land to Mattawoman being the land originally patented on June 12, 1688 to William Hutchinson for the quantity of 422 acres lying on Mattawoman run and devised to William Thompson and Thomas Thompson by the last will and testament of John Thompson late of Charles County, Maryland deceased bearing date March 2, 1733. Now this indenture witness that William Thompson and Thomas Thompson do by these presents make a full perfect and absolute partition of the said moiety of land and William Thompson will have that part of the moiety lying on the east side of a branch called Spring branch running through and dividing the said parcel in two equal parts agreed by the said parties and Thomas Thompson will have that part or moiety lying on the west side. Signed William Thompson in the presence of George Hardy, Nicholas Dawson and acknowledged before John Hawkins Jr., George Fraser
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1749-1752; Liber PP {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 60. At the request of William Thompson the following Deed was recorded July 3, 1750
      Indenture made April 7, 1750; between Thomas Thompson of Prince George's County, Maryland, planter of the one part and William Thompson of Charles County, Maryland, planter of the other part. Whereas the said Thomas Thompson and William Thompson are now jointly seized in possession of their demise as of fee of the moiety or half part of a tract in Prince George's County called "Aix" lying to the eastward of a line drawn southeast through the land to Mattawoman being the land originally patented on June 12, 1688 to William Hutchinson for the quantity of 422 acres lying on Mattawoman run and devised to Thomas Thompson and William Thompson by the last will and testament of John Thompson late of Charles County, Maryland deceased bearing date March 2, 1733. Now this indenture witness that Thomas Thompson and William Thompson do by these presents make a full perfect and absolute partition of the said moiety of land and William Thompson will have that part of the moiety lying on the east side of a branch called Spring branch running through and dividing the said parcel in two equal parts agreed by the said parties and Thomas Thompson will have that part or moiety lying on the west side. Signed Thomas Thompson in the presence of George Hardy, Nicholas Dawson and acknowledged before John Hawkins Jr., George Fraser
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      Charles County Land Record Book A#2, 1752-1756; Page (296). Sep 23, 1754 from Joseph Thompson of CC, planter, to William Thompson of CC, planter, for and in consideration of a parcel of land, being part of a tract called Aix or Air, lying in Prince Georges County, containing 105 acres, and for divers other good causes, Joseph Thompson grants William Thompson, all that parcel of land lying on Port Tobacco Branch in CC, being part of a tract of land called Barbadoes, containing 120 acres. Signed - Joseph Thomson. Wit - Bennet Green, Jos. Coomes. Recorded Feb 27, 1755.
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 321-139: BARBADOS: 1000 acres; Possession of - 1000 Acres - Digges, Edward: Surveyed 24 July 1679 for Elizabeth Wharton in his lordships manor of PANGUYA on the East side the main run of Port Tobacco Creek: Other Tracts Mentioned: PANGUYA MANOR; Conveyance notes - 200 Acres - John Parnham from John Digges; 27 Sept 1728, 702 Acres - Francis Gooderick from John Digges; 27 Sept 1728,1500 Acres - Henry Darnell from John Digges; 16 May 1729, 220 Acres - John Thompson from John Digges; 1 May 1730, Henry Darnell & recorded from C. Digges & recorded, Edward Neale & John Hall; 4 June 1733,

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