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

Charles Gill

Male 1759 - 1838  (78 years)


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  • Name Charles Gill 
    Born 25 Sep 1759  William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 May 1838  Bedford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I019593  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 

    Father Robert Gill,   b. Abt 1729, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1778, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Mother Lydia Musgrove,   b. Abt 1733, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1811, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married 19 Nov 1749  Trinity Parish, Newport, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F08911  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rebecca Stephens,   b. 25 Dec 1765, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1833, Bedford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1781  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Alexander Gill,   b. 15 Oct 1781, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1868, Bedford County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     2. Robert Gill,   b. 22 Feb 1783, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. George Gill,   b. 27 Apr 1785, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Harrison Musgrave Gill,   b. 17 Jun 1786, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1858, Adair County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     5. Hezekiah Gill,   b. 1 Aug 1787, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Sarah 'Sally' Gill,   b. 12 Sep 1788, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Catherine Parrander Gill,   b. 16 Aug 1790, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Jane Stevens Gill,   b. 19 Jun 1792, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Anne 'Nancy' Gill,   b. 22 Sep 1794, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Rebecca Gill,   b. 20 Apr 1797, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Charles Wood Gill,   b. 17 Dec 1799, Bedford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Mary Clarke Gill,   b. 30 Nov 1801, Bedford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     13. Henry Stephens Gill,   b. 18 Feb 1803, Bedford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F12144  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Researched by Joyce Bailey

      http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=joydee&id=I00761
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      Charles County MD Will Book 1777-1780; Page 152,
      Robert Gill Sr's Will. May 19, 1778.
      I, Robert Gill of CC, am sick and weak in body, but of firm and perfect memory. First, I want all my just debts paid by my executrix.
      To my son Robert Gill - all that part of a tract of land which I purchased of Joseph and James Anderson, lying in cc, called Fox's Range, containing, by deed, 165-1/4 acres, My son Robert is to receive no part of my personal estate more than he has already received.
      To my wife Lydia Gill - the use of the land and plantation I now live on, which I bought of Jonathan Willson, called black Oack Thicket, containing, by deed, 250 acres, during her natural life, and the third part of my personal estate. After her death, her third part is to be divided between the children of her body.
      To my 2 sons, Charles and Henry Gill - after my wife's death, I want the afd land and improvements sold and the purchase money equally divided between them.
      To my 3 daughters, Mary, Elizabeth, and Elenor Lyons - 20 less than the rest of my children which are now with me, out of my estate, they having recd the value thereof. Negro boy Ben, which I lent to my daughter, Mary Lyon and which is now in her possession, is to be appraised with the rest of my estate, she having liberty to keep sd Negro on paying to my estate the balance of his value, if any, over her part, with the rest of my younger children.
      To "the five daughters which is now to wit" Catherine, Cloe, Lydia, Charity, Susanah - a side saddle bought by my executrix or 5 each, paid out of my estate. Executrix: my wife, Lydia Gill.
      Signed Oct 29, 1777 - Robert Gill Sr. wit - Richard Estep, Huet Johnson, Henry Lyon Jr.
      Probated May 19, 1778 by all 3 witnesses. The probate was taken in the presence of Robert Gill, heir at law to the decd, who did not object to the taking of the same.
      Lydia Gill, the widow, on May 19, 1778 came before Walter Hanson, Register of Wills, and elected to abide by the several legacies bequeathed to her in the will with regard to real estate only, and that she claims her dower, or third part, in the personal estate.
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      Charles County Land Records 1790-1792; Liber K#4; Page 368. Nov 25, 1791 from Lydia Gill of CC, to Charles Gill of Louden County, VA, and Henry Gill of CC, for 5 shillings and for divers other good causes, a tract of land in cc called Black oak Thickett, bounded by Craycroft's land, containing about 250 acres. Signed Nov 25, 1791 - Lydia Gill. Wit - Bent Dyson*. Alex! McPherson*. Recorded Nov 26, 1791.
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      Charles County Land Records 1790-1792; Liber K#4; Page 520. Oct 31, 1792 from Charles Gill of Loudoun County, and Henry Gill of CC, to Alexander McPherson of CC, for 250 6, a tract of land in CC called Black Oak Thickett, containing about 250 acres. Signed - Charles Gill, Henry Gill. Wit - Henry Barnes*, James Freeman*. Rebecca, wife of the within named Charles Gill, relinquished her right of dower. Recorded Oct 31, 1792.

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