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

Samuel Wright

Male Aft 1716 - 1764  (< 46 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Samuel Wright 
    Born Aft 1716  Queen Anne, Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Apr 1764  Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I016287  Tree1
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2020 

    Father Henry Wright,   b. 1693,   d. 31 Oct 1750, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Eleanor Sprigg,   b. Bef 1700, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Bef 1716  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F02515  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Deborah MNU Wright,   d. Between 1767 and 1769, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Aft 1736  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Samuel Wright,   b. Bef 1738,   d. Bef 21 Aug 1763, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 25 years)
     2. William Wright,   b. Bef 1747, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1774, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 29 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F10504  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Family Book, Wooton
      Author: W.H. Wooton
      ===
      WRIGHT, SAMUEL, Charles Co. 21 Aug. 1763; 2 Apr, 1764
      To dau. in law Elizabeth Wright, wife of Samuel Wright, 100 a, being part of tract called "The Forrest," during her widowhood, another to her son John Wright. being part I possessed my son Samuel with.
      To wife Deborah Wright, remaining part of the tract afsd, being 157 a., during her widowhood and after her decease the same to my son William Wright.
      To William Wright clothes, hand mill.
      Wife, Deborah, extx:
      Wit: Thomas Gibbons, Nicholas Davis, John Smith, 32. 167
      ===
      DAVIS, DAVID, Charles Co. 3 March 1776; 18 April 1776
      To Anne Naylor and Christian Turner an equal fortune with Elizabeth Christian,
      To wife Anne Davis, extx., 1 negro over and above her thirds of estate during life then negro equally among my children,
      To children: Nicholas, Sarah, David, George, Elijah, Anne Naylor, Elizabeth Christian, Christian Turner, all my lands equally among them excepting son Naylor Davis who is to have no part of above land; if any die before or after division of land survivors to get share equally among them,
      To children: Nicholas, Sarah, David, George, Elijah, Anne Naylor, Christian Naylor, Christian Turner, Elizabeth Christian and Naylor Davis,, all my personal estate equally.
      Wit: Charles Eversfield; Chas. Blanford; Sam'l. Wright.
      Anne Davis refuses to act as Executrix, 40.656
      ===
      Charles County Maryland Land Record Liber Z#2, 1744-1753; Page 256.
      At the request of Samuel Wright, the following deed was recorded on May 13, 1748.
      Dec 5, 1747 from Charles Carroll of Annapolis, Esq, to Samuel Wright of Prince Georges County, planter, for 85 sterling, all that part of a tract of land called The Forrest, lying partly in CC and partly in Prince Georges County, & containing 600 acres exclusive of 100 acres this day conveyed to John Smith. To have and to hold, the 600 acres. Signed - Charles Carroll. Wit - John Smith, Will:m Baker. Recorded the same day in Liber EE folio 356 & 357, among the records of Prince Georges County.
      ===
      Charles County Maryland Land Record Liber Z#2, 1744-1753; Page 366,
      At the request of William Steward, the following deed was recorded on Nov 22, 1749.
      Nov 14, 1749 from Samuel Wright of CC, planter, to William Steward of CC, for 20 sterling, all that part of a tract of land called the Jones, lying in CC, containing and laid out for about 100 acres. Signed - Sam (X his mark) Wright. Wit - Thos Stone, Walter Hanson. Deborah, the wife of the said Samuel Wright, released her dower
      ===
      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Prince Georges County: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 375-18: FORREST: 1045 acres; Possession of - 1045 Acres - Spicer, George: Surveyed 5 Aug 1694 for James Biggers in Charles County: {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, Lies in Prince Georges County and there charged,1045 Acres - Charles Carroll from Isaac Cecil; 26 Nov 1717, John Smith from Charles Carroll; 5 Dec 1747,

Research Links  Find Samuel Wright at the following sites -

Ancestry records for Samuel Wright