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

Richard Tubman

Male 1700 - 1767  (67 years)


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  • Name Richard Tubman 
    Born 1700  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Apr 1767  Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I017740  Tree1
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2020 

    Father George Rev Tubman,   b. Bef 1676,   d. 1704, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 28 years) 
    Mother Eleanor Hawkins,   b. 1675, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1723/24, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married Abt 1696  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F00941  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Magruder,   b. Bef 1710, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1767, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 57 years) 
    Married Bef 1726  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Richard Tubman,   b. Aft 1726, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1792, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 64 years)
     2. George Tubman,   b. Aft 1726, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1798, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 70 years)
     3. Samuel Tubman,   b. Aft 1726, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1795, Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 67 years)
     4. Eleanor Tubman,   b. Aft 1726, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1791, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 63 years)
     5. Henry Tubman,   b. Between 1726 and 1735, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1797, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)
     6. Sarah Tubman,   b. Abt 1745, 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 ~ 23 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F07088  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Daughters of American Colonists Lineage Book Vol XVII, pg 75, Member record 16216, Milton Gray Draper
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      TUBMAN, RICHARD, Charles Co. 24 May, 1762;6 Apr, 1767
      Children: George, Samuel, Richard, Henry, Eleanor/Ellanor and Sarah Tubman, Balance -to be divided equally amongst children, above-named.
      Ex: Son George Tubman.
      Wit: John Garner, Anne and Peter Dent, 35.337

      === Relation ??
      John Woodward 13A.186 A DO 16.15.6 May 19 1694
      Payments to: Arthur Witeley, James Mosely, Richard Tubman.
      Administratrix: Martha Woodward (relict).
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      Charles County Land Records, Liber C#2 Page 129
      Recorded at the request of Mrs. Elinor Phillpott, wife of Edward Phillpott:
      4 Jun 1705; Deed of Gift from Elinor Tubman, widow, to her son Richard Tubman at age 18 and dau. Elizabeth Tubman at age 16 or marriage; household goods, etc.; Son to be taught to read, write and count to "the rule of 3"; dau. to be taught to read and right; /s/ Elinor Tubman; wit. Jos. Dewell, Henry Hawkins, Charles Jones, Waltr. Bayne; William Smallwood bind himself to Elinor Tubman in the amount of 12,000# tobacco to fulfill above requirements; /s/ William Smallwood; same witnesses
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      Prince George's Land Records 1726-1730 - Liber M, Page 154
      Enrolled at request of Richard Tubman 8 Apr 1727:
      Deed of Gift, 23 Nov 1726; from Samuel Magruder, Sr. and Eleanor his wife to their dau. Sarah Tubman; part of a tract called Forrest Green which was bequeathed to Eleanor Magruder by her father, Robert Wade; being at this time the dwelling plantation of Richard Tubman, husband of Eleanor; /s/ Samuel Magruder, Eleanor Magruder; wit. Ralph Crabb, Jno- Magruder
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      Prince George's Land Records 1730-1733 - Liber Q, Page 242
      Enrolled at request of Richard Tubman 25 Mar 1731:
      Indenture, 25 Mar 1731; Between Alexander Magruder, Gent. and Anne Magruder his wife of one part and Richard Tubman, Gent.; whereas Robert Wade, dec'd, sic) Zachariah Wade, did by his will bequeath his daus. Eleanor and Anne equally a tract called Forrest Green originally patented Zachariah for 500 acres in Charles Co.; Anne now wife of Alexander Magruder; this indenture Alexander Magruder and Anne his wife for 50 to Richard Tubman all their claim to above tract; /s/ Alexander Magruder, Jr., Anne Magruder; wit. Saml. Magruder, Jr., John Stoddert; ack. 25 Mar 1731 by Alexander Magruder and Anne his wife
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      Prince George's Land Records 1726-1730 - Liber M, Page 566
      Special Petition of Henry Moore 4th Tues. Nov last:
      Charles, Lord Baltimore, to George Noble, Peter Dent, John Beale, Jr. and Henry Massey, Gent; regarding bounds of Ward's Wheel; depositions follow:
      Deposition of George Britt, age ca 43; Ward's Wheele was run out by Luke Gardiner in order to be divided between Catherine Benson, wife of William Benson, and Henry Ward in 1704
      Deposition of Walter Winters, age ca 58; mentions John Ward and Henry Ward 30 years ago
      Deposition of John Ward, age ca 65; mentions 40 odd years ago his father John Ward and William Taylor; 25 years ago George Britt and Luke Gardiner; also Richard Jones, Henry Ward and Henry Moore
      Deposition of James Simpson, age ca 50; mentions John Ward and Henry Ward last year; also Richard Tubman
      Deposition of John Elborough, age ca 29; mentions James Simpson, Mattawoman and St. Thomas Run
      Deposition of Richard Tubman, age ca 30; mentions sd. Simpson and Elborough
      Deposition of John Dimpsy, age ca 52; mentions 3 years ago John Ward and his brother Henry Ward and Henry Moore, and John Edgar's Quarter
      Enrolled 26 Mar 1730
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      Prince George's Land Records 1730-1733 - Liber Q, Page 62
      Enrolled at request of Henry Ward, deed, 17 Aug 1730: Indenture, 24 Feb 1729; Between William Benson of Charles Co. and Catherine his wife of one part and Henry Ward; these 3 were jointly seized of a parcel formerly in Charles Co. called Ward's Wheels; containing by certificate 550 acres situated near Pamunkey Creek; this indenture to divide the land; /s/ William Benson (mark), Catherine Benson (mark); wit. Rich'd Tubman, James Weems; 24 Feb 1729 ack. by William Benson and Catherine his wife
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records: Liber Q page 242. Indenture, 25 Mar 1731; Between Alexander Magruder, Gent. and Anne Maguder his wife of one part and Richard Tubman, Gent.; whereas Robert Wade, dec'd s/o Zachariah Wade, did by his will bequeath his daus Eleanor and Anne equally a tract called "Forrest Green" originally patented "Zachariah" for 500 acres in Charles Co.; Anne now wife of Alexander Magruder; this indenture Alexander Magruder and Anne his wife for 50L to Richard Tubman all their claim to above tract; /s/ Alexander Magruder, Jr., Anne Magruder; wit. Saml. Magruder, Jr., John Stoddert; ack. 25 Mar 1731 by Alexander Magruder and Anne his wife.
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      Charles County Maryland Land Record Liber X#2, 1743-1744; Page 151. At the request of Richard Tubman of Prince Georges County, the following deed was recorded on Sep 6, 1744.
      Jun 21, 1744 from Peter Rigge (Rigg) of CC, planter, to Rich.d Tubman of Prince Georges County, Gentleman, for 2000 lbs tobacco, all his right in all that tract of land in CC on the south side of Mattiwoma[n] [Cr], the place known by the name of Nonsuch, bounded by the land of Francis Adams, containing and now laid out for about 87 acres. Signed - P Rigge. Wit - Will Eilbeck, Walter Hanson. Violetta Rigg, wife to the said Peter Rigg, released her dower.

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      Contributed by Shirley Middleton Moller
      PGLR NN.476-477

      At The Request of ______ Tubman the following deposition was Recorded July 24th 1756
      Maryland Sst Prince Georges County June 12th 1755 The deposition of Mrs Mary Lowe aged Seventy Four or thereabouts who after being first Sworn upon the Holy Evangelist of Almighty God Deposeth and Saith that about Fifty Seven years ago or thereabouts this deponent was at the house of Mr. John Hawkins in the County aforesaid Gentleman when the Revd Mr George Tubbman was married to Mrs Elinor Hawkins by the Worshipfull Mr John Hawkins one of the Justices of the peace for the County Aforesaid the aforesaid Mr Tubman Lived in Wedlock many years with his said Wife and had Issue By her Viz. a Daughter named Elizabeth Tubman who lived to be about Eleven years of age one Son only who was named Richard Tubbman which said Richard Tubbman [as this deponent has been often told but was not present at his mariage, as she was at his fathers] Intermarried with Mrs Sarah Magruder by whom he had Issue Viz. George Henry, Samuel, Richard and
      Several Daughters and further this Deponent saith not
      Mary Lowe
      The Above Deposition taken by us The Subscribers two of his Lordships Justices of the Peace for the County
      Aforesaid the Day & date above written Jno Hawkins Junr Geo Fraser

      At The Request of _______ Tubman The following Deposition of Mrs Martha Bayne aged about Sixty Nine years or thereabouts who after being first Sworn upon the Holy Evangelist of Almighty God Deposeth and Saith that about Fifty Seven years ago or thereabouts this Deponent was At her Fathers Mr John Hawkins when the Revd Mr George Tubbman was married to Mrs Elinor Hawkins by her Father Mr John Hawkins who was one of the justices of the peace for the abovesaid County at the time Mr Tubbman lived in Wedlock Several years with his said Wife and had Issue by her Viz a Daughter named Elizabeth Tubbman who lived to the Age of about Elevin years and one Son only whose name was Richard Tubbman [as this deponent has been often told but was not present at his Marriage as
      She was at his Fathers] Intermarried with Mrs Sarah Magruder by whom he had Issue Viz George Henry Samuel, Richard and several daughters and further this deponent Saith not
      The Above deposition taken by us the Subscribers two of his Lordships Martha Beane
      Justices of the Peace for the County afrsd the day & date above Written John Hawkins Jr Geo Fraser
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      Charles County Land Record Book A#2, 1752-1756; Page (410). I, Richard Tubman of CC, for the natural love I have for my son, Henry Tubman of CC, and for 1 shilling sterling, a tract of land in CC, called Cowpen, bounded by "the East Line of Forrest Green, a Tract of Land in Possession of said Tubman, Originally Surveyed for a Certain Zachariah Wade", containing and now laid out for about 146 acres. Signed Nov 12, 1755 - Richard Tubman. Wit - Richd Harrison, Jas Nevison. This deed was acknowledged by sd Richard Tubman on Nov 12, 1753 [sic]. Recorded Dec 2, (no year stated].
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      Charles County Land Record Book A#2, 1752-1756; Page 465). I, Richard Tubman of CC, for the natural love I have for my son, Richard Tubman Jr of CC, and for 1 shilling sterling, I give my son a tract of land in CC called None Such, lying on the south side of Mattowoman Run about 2 miles from or above the Wadong [wading] Place, bounded by the land of Francis Adams, containing about 87 acres. Signed Nov 12, 1755 - Richard Tubman. Wit - Richard Harrison, Jas Nivison. Recorded Mar 27, 1756.
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      Charles County Land Records 1786-1790; Liber D#4; Page 182. Jul 23, 1787 from George Tubman of CC, planter, to Alexander Wilkinson of CC, planter, for 300 a tract of land in CC called Cowpen, beginning at a white oak sapling standing in the east line of a tract of land called Forest Green and formerly in possession of Richard Tubman, and which sd tract of land called Forest Green, was originally surveyed for Zachariah Wade, containing about 146 acres. Signed - Geo. Tubman. Wit - Dan Jenifer*, Hoskins Hanson*. Recorded Dec 20, 1787.
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 332-215: HAWKINS ADDITION: 238 acres; Possession of - 238 Acres - Philpott, Edward : 438 Acres - Hanson, John: Surveyed 23 Jan 1687 for Henry Hawkins (poss by Edward Philpott for George Tubman's heirs):
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 315-91: NONESUCH: 87 acres; Possession of - 87 Acres - Gardner, John: : Surveyed 22 May 1686 for Thomas Rigg : Conveyance notes - Richard Tubman from Peter Riggs; 21 June 1744, ,

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