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

Rachel Adamson

Female 1733 - Aft 1767  (> 35 years)


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  • Name Rachel Adamson 
    Born 1733  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1767  Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I015449  Tree1
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2020 

    Father John Adamson,   b. 1705, Largo, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1772, Frederick County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Lucy {Unproven} Beall,   b. Bef 1705,   d. Between 1767 and 1772, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 62 years) 
    Married Abt 1730  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F10012  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Tannehill,   b. 1724, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1767, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 44 years) 
    Married 1744  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Adamson Tannehill,   b. 23 May 1750, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1820, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     2. Josiah Tannehill,   b. 1752, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Basil Tannehill,   b. 1754, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Nancy Tannehill,   b. 30 Jan 1761, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Walter Tannehill,   b. 1763, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Malcolm Tannehill,   b. 1768, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. John Tannehill,   b. 1770, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Zachariah Adamson,   b. 1772, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2020 
    Family ID F10011  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Frederick County Maryland Administration Accounts. Liber B#2 1768-1776.
      285. Richard BEALL & Andrew HEUGH executors of John ADAMSON deceased. Legacy to Rebecca BEALL two Negroes, legacy to Rachel TANNEHILL negro Norris & money to make up difference in Negroes, legacy to John HUGHS pistols & holster. To Sarah Johnson her dividend of land. Will 11 Sep 1773.
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      1752-1756 Frederick County MD Land Records {Patricia Abelard Andersen}
      606-607. John Adamson, peruke maker, recorded 23 Nov. 1754 made 4 Nov. 1754 between John Tannihill of FC, carpenter, for 30 pcm, tract called "Hills and Dales," starting at beginning tree of tract of land called "Fenwick," M&B for 70 acres; signed John Tannehill before David Lynn, John Smith Prather. Rachel wife of John Tannehill released dower right. Receipt. AFpaid.
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      1767-1770 Frederick County MD Land Records {Patricia Abelard Andersen}
      127-128. Anthony Hunter of Berks County, Pennsylvania recorded 15 Dec. 1767, made 5 Dec., between John Tannehill ofFC, for 225 sells parcel called Bealls Good Will, beginning at the beginning tree, M&B given for 251 acres. Signed John Tannehill. Receipt. Ack. Rachel the wife of John Tannehill released dower. AF paid.
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      Children
      Adamson [Edmonston] Tannehill b: 23 MAY 1750
      Josiah Tannehill b: 1752
      Bazel Tannehill b: 1754
      Nancy Tannehill b: 30 JAN 1761
      Walter Tannehill b: 1763
      Malcolm Tannehill b: 1768
      John Tannehill b: 1770
      Zachariah Adamson [Edmonston] Tannehill b: 1772
      Melzar Tannehill b: 12 JUL 1788

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