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

Robert Orme

Male 1650 - 1715  (65 years)


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  • Name Robert Orme  [1, 2
    Born 1650  Parish of Burton Upon Trent, Staffordshire County, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Apr 1715  Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I014028  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2019 

    Family ID F09180  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah James,   b. Abt 1659, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1694, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years) 
    Married Abt 1675  Calvert County, Maryland - now Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Robert Orme,   b. Bef 1675, Calvert County, Maryland - now Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1728, Prince George's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 53 years)
     2. Sarah Orme,   b. 20 Jan 1683/84, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1725, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     3. John Rev Orme,   b. 21 Jan 1690/91, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1758, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     4. Aaron Orme,   b. Aft 1692, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1718  (Age > 26 years)
     5. Moses Orme,   b. 1693, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1772, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F07921  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Orme, Robert, Sr., planter, Prince George "s County, 17th Jan., 1713; 22nd Apr., 1722. (this is a translation error should be 1715)
      To son Robert, Jr., and hrs., 2 tracts, 125 A., "Dunbar." and 31 A., "Anglese," he to pay his brother, John, certain money; should he not do so, sd. John to inherit lands afsd.; son Moses to inherit sd. land should son John die without issue. sons Moses and Aaron, 200 A., part of " Brookfield" dwelling plantation; either (lying without issue, survivor and hrs. to have portion of deceased.
      To grandson John Tanyhill, son of dau. Sarah Tanyhill, and grandson Robert Orme, personal estate; dau, Sarah to live on dwelling plantation and take charge of sons Moses and Aaron during their minority. 5 child. afsd., residue of estate, personal, and to son Aaron, also, certain personalty devised him by Deborah Kiniston.
      Exs.: Brother Geo. Ransome, and son Robert.
      Test: Wm. Ransom, Josh. Cecell, Robt. Hurdle. 14. 41.
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      Robert Orme, Sr. 36B.166 I PG 185.19.2 {Apr 1715}
      Appraisers: William Turner, Samuell Heigh.
      Creditors: Amos Garrett.
      Next of kin: Moses Orme.
      Approvers: Thomas Clagett.
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      Mr. Robert Orm 36C.110 I PG 30.2.0 {1715}
      Appraisers: William Turner, Samuell Heighe.
      List of debts: Peter Body, Capt. Hyde, Mr. Joseph Jackson, Mr. Samuell Heigh.
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      Robert Orme 36C.293 A PG 181.19.2 131.15.2 Apr 27 1716
      A second inventory is cited in the amount of 30.2.0.
      Payments to: Mr. Amos Garrett, Dr. Frederick Clodius, Aaron Lomus, William Turner, John Boyce, William Bladen, Esq., Mrs. Boteler, Edmund Major, Caleb Norris, Mr, Claggett.
      Administrator: John Orme.
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      Robert Orme 36C.296 A PG 181.19.2 234.2.0 May 14 1716
      A second inventory was cited in the amount of 30.1.2.
      Received from: Mr. Jackson (merchant in London), Mr. Phil, Smith.
      Legatees: Moses Orme, Aaron Orme, Robert Orme.
      Administrator: John Orme.
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      Robert Orme, Sr. 36B,166 I PG 185.19.2 (1715)
      Appraisers: William Turner, Samuell Heigh.
      Creditors: Amos Garrett,
      Next of kin: Moses Orme.
      Approvers: Thomas Clagett.
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      Richard Baly 16.38 1 PG 14.13.2 Jan 20 1696 Apr 16 1697
      (also Richard Baylye). The amount of the inventory also include #3945,
      Appraisers: Robert Orme, John Smith,
      Administrator: Thomas Kiniston.
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      Thomas Kinningston 19,55 1 PG 226.8.9 May 4 1699
      Appraisers: Thomas Greenfeild, Robert Orme.
      List of debts: ------ Walker, William Barton.
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      Kennerson Deborrer, Prince George's County, 20th Apr., 1703; 1st May, 1703.
      To Eliza and Catherine Beaven and Sarah Dorsett, personalty
      Ex.: Robt. Orme.
      Test: Mary Beaven, Anne Dorsett, Richard Breadrutt, Jr. 11. 377
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      Charles Beavan 19-1/2B.1 I PG 123.18.0 Sep 2 1699
      Appraisers: Thomas Greenfield, Robert Orme.
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY LAND RECORDS, Indenture, 5 March 1694
      From: THOMAS BROOKE of Calvert County, Esq.
      To: ROBERT ORME of Anne Arundel County, planter
      Price: 8000 lbs. tobacco
      Property: 200 acres, part of the tract called "Brooke Ffields" on Brooks Creek; bounded by Brooks Creek and the Indian path, and a branch of Brooks Creek.
      Signature: THO. BROOKE
      Wit.: RICHARD MARSHAM, JOHN ROADE Ackn'd: THOMAS BROOKE, 5 March 1694/5 Recorded: 26 January 1696, Vol. A, p. 32
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY LAND RECORDS, Deed, 26 June 1700
      From: JAMES MOORE of P. G. County, carpenter
      To: ROBERT ORME of P. G. County, planter
      Price: 10,000 lbs. tobacco paid to HUGH JONES of P. G. County, planter, by JAMES MOOR.
      Property: All the 125 acre tract called "Dunbarr" in P. G. County, formerly in Calvert County, on the west side of Patuxent River bounding on Mattapony Branch, land of GEORGE YOUNG, and on "Essex Lodge." Signature: JAMES MOORE
      Wit.: ROBERT BRADLY, JAMES STODDART, JOSH. CECELL
      Ackn'd: JAMES MOORE and wife MARY, 26 June 1700 Recorded: 20 June 1701, Vol. A, p. 365
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY LAND RECORDS, Deed, 29 October 1701
      From: THOMAS BROOK of P. G. County, Esq.
      To: Capt. SAMUEL PACY of Kingdom of England, mariner.
      Price: 9000 lbs. tobacco paid, or secured to be paid, by THOMAS SMITH of Calvert County, gent., to THO'S BROOK.
      Property: A 100 acre tract not yet surveyed, on the south side of Mattapony Creek in the freshes of Patuxent River, bounding on land of Maj. NICHOLAS SAWELL, and ROBERT ORME, being part of "Brookefeild."
      Signature: THOMAS BROOKE
      Wit.: R. BRADLEY, JAMES STODDART
      Ackn'd: THOMAS BROOKE and wife BARBARY, 29 October 1701.
      Recorded: 18 February 1701, Vol. A, p. 417
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      Prince George's Land Records 1726-1730 - Liber M, Page 57
      Enrolled at request of Leonard Hollyday 27 Aug 1726:
      Indenture, 26 Aug 1726; Between Moses Orme and Aaron Orme, planters, and Capt. Leonard Hollyday, Gent.; for 72; part of a tract called Brookfield on the west side of the Patuxent; part of a tract formerly sold by Thomas Brooke, Esq., to Robert Orme, Sr.; on the bank of Mattapany Creek, bounded by an ancient Indian path; containing 200 acres; /s/ Moses Orme, Aaron Orme; wit. Jos. Belt, Jere Belt; ack. by Moses Orme and Lucy his wife; also Aaron Orme and Elizabeth his wife

  • Sources 
    1. [S044782] EFSM Vol 1.
      Early Families of Sourthern Maryland, Elise Greenup Jourdan

    2. [S044777] Early Families of Southern Maryland, Volume: 9 - Corrections.

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