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

Eleanor Douglass

Female Aft 1762 - Aft 1807  (> 45 years)


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  • Name Eleanor Douglass 
    Born Aft 1762  Wm & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1807  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I018630  Tree1
    Last Modified 17 Sep 2020 

    Father John Douglass,   b. Abt 1739, Wm & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1778, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Mother Frances Barnes,   b. Abt 1743, Wm & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1759  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F02412  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James Freeman,   b. Bef 1773, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1807, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 36 years) 
    Married Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Douglass Freeman,   b. Aft 1790, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1807, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 17 years)
     2. Mary Freeman,   b. Aft 1790, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1807, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 17 years)
     3. Eleanor Francis Freeman,   b. Aft 1790, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1807, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 17 years)
     4. Anne Douglass Freeman,   b. Aft 1790, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1807, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 17 years)
    Last Modified 17 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F11712  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Charles County, Maryland. Will AL-12 Page 446 / Nathaniel Freeman /July 26 /1806

      To Son James and Daughter in Law Eleanor [Douglas] Freeman

      To Grand Son John Douglass Freeman

      To Grand Daughter [Anne Douglass Marshall]

      To Grand Daughter Mary Freeman

      Also Eleanor Francis Freeman

      And Thomas Brown Son of Francis Brown a horse, saddle and bridle.
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      Charles County MD Will Book 1777-1780; Page 257.
      John Douglass Jr., his will. Nov 28, 1778.
      I, John Douglas of CC, am very sick, weak, and in a low condition.
      To my daughter Anne Douglas - a Negro girl named Kate.
      To my daughter Eleanor Douglas and my son Godshall Douglas
      and my daughter Anne Douglas - Negroes named Patience,
      Suck, Tom, Harry, Pompey, George, Martin, Guy, Jack,
      Henry, and Sett, to be equally divided among them. If
      either of my daughter marries before Godshal arrives at
      age, my executors are to pay them their shares.
      Executors: John Douglass Sr. and Nathaniel Freeman.
      Signed January 13, 1777 - John Douglass Jr. Wit - Theop's Yates, Rebecca (X her mark) Lucket, Richd Douglass.
      Proved on Nov 28, 1778 by Theophilus Yates, one of the witnesses,
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      Charles County Land Records 1786-1790; Liber D#4; Page 382. Deed of Gift, recorded at the request of James Freeman. I, Nathaniel Freeman of CC, for the natural love have for my granddaughter, Ann Douglass Freeman (daughter of James Freeman and Eleanor, his wife) and for other good causes, I have given to sd Ann Douglass Freeman, 1 Negro girl named Patience, about 20 months old, and her increase, after my death and the death of my wife, Ann Freeman. But if my sd granddaughter should die without issue of her body lawfully begotten, then sd Patience and her increase to he and remain the property of my son, James Freeman. Signed Jan 8, 1789 - Nathan'. Freeman. Wit - Henry Barnes*. Recorded Jan 8, 1789

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