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

Nathan Summers

Female Abt 1770 - Aft 1790  (~ 21 years)


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  • Name Nathan Summers 
    Born Abt 1770  King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1790  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I020917  Tree1
    Last Modified 15 Jul 2020 

    Father Nathan Summers,   b. Bef 1750, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1791, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 43 years) 
    Family ID F43796  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Scarce,   b. Bef 1777, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1804, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 29 years) 
    Married 2 Jan 1793  King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Nathan Scarce Summers,   b. Bef 1804, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Anne Summers,   b. 1793, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1850, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 58 years)
    Last Modified 15 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F11557  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND WILLS; Liber T No. #1; 1784-1789;
      Folio 125 NATHANIEL SUMMERS 02/03/1784 03/31/1784
      "being weak of Body . ."
      Bequeaths to:
      1. Mary Rawlings --sister
      -to have 1 cow to her and to her son 1 yearling which came of the said cow
      2. Nathan Summers --brother
      -to have 1 cow and to his son 1 yearling that came of the said cow,
      3, Josias Summers --brother
      -to have I hogshead of crop tobacco.
      4. John Summers --nephew (son of Josias)
      -to have 1 yearling
      5. Henrietta Summers --sister -to have testator's horse "Sinclair" and a hogshead of crop tobacco
      6. Namonah Summers --sister -to have testator's mare "Pep" and 1 hogshead of crop tobacco
      7. Levin Summers --brother
      -to have Negro boy "Patrick"
      -named executor of the will
      Witnesses; William Moodie
      Gerald Darnall
      Then came the two above named subscribers to the will
      Note: the testator signed the will in his own hand
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND WILLS; Liber T No. #1; 1784-1789;
      Folio 243 JOHN SUMMERS, planter 11/18/1783 11/30/1786
      "being weak of Body
      Bequeaths to:
      1. Zadock Summers --grandson
      -to have 100 acres of land where testator now has a quarter
      2. Josias Summers --son
      -to have all the remainder of the tract or parcel or land al testator's quarter called "Outlet Addition" and "Child's Portion"
      3. Nathan Summers --son
      -to have the sum of 275 pounds 19 shillings 6 pence specie which is in the hands of
      Mr. Tilghman Hilliary and for which testator has his bond
      4. Levan Summers --son (youngest son)
      -to have 15 pounds per year for his natural life and to be paid to him annually by executors out of the income of the plantation whereon testator now lives. But "should a Reformation of Life take place in him and his conduct be amended on the judgement of his Friends & Neighbours" then to have that 1/2 of the land whereon testator now lives
      5. Elizabeth Summers --wife -she and testator's grandson Nathan Summers to have the other of the land whereon testator now lives w/ all houses, improvements, etc. for the natural life of testator's wife and at her decease or should she remarry, then to be sold and the proceeds from the sale to he divided among testator's three sons
      -remainder of the estate to be divided among testator's children and widow --by contract to have a child's portion
      6. Mary Rawlins --daughter
      Flizabeth Wigfield -daughter
      Henrietta Darnall --daughter
      Anna Hurley --daughter
      -remainder of the estate to be divided among testator's children and widow to have 1 child's portion as per contract,
      7. Aron Rawlins
      -named executor along w/ testator's son Nathan
      Witnesses: Joseph Messenger, John Osbourn, John Darcey
      Then came.: the three above named subscribers to the will Note: the testator signed the will in his own hand
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      Prince George's County MD Will Book Liber T No. #1; 1803-1808;
      Folio 583 NATHAN SCARCE l l/08/1804 12/05/1804
      Bequeaths to:.
      1- Susanna Scarce --wife
      -to have all of testator's estate both real and persona] for her natural fife
      2. Rezin Scarce --son
      -to have all the tract of land called "Nathan's Meadows" whereon testator now lives--to have after widow's decease
      -to have I feather bed and testator's gun
      3. Sarah Summers --daughter
      -to have all the tract of land whereon she now lives for her natural life and after her decease to testator's son Rezin and testator's grandson Nathan S. Summers
      to be divided equally between them
      4. Nathan Summers --grandson
      -to have an equal division of the land left to testator's daughter Sarah after her decease
      5. Amelia Ann Dorsey --daughter
      -to have the sum of $4,013 current money
      6. Rebecca Summers --daughter
      Ruth Scarce --daughter
      -to have all the remainder of testator's estate to be divided between then,
      Witnesses; Francis Magruder
      Thomas R. Hodges, Jr.
      Josias Summers (mark)
      Then came: Francis Magruder and Josias Summer
      Note: the testator signed the will in his own hand
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1790-1791; Liber JJ2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 319. At the request of Nathan Summers the following Deed was recorded November 6, 1790
      Indenture made November 6, 1790; Whereas by the last will and testament of John Summers, deceased, father of Josias Summers and grandfather to Nathan Summers bequeathed the land left to be possessed by the widow and after her decease or marriage be sold and the money to be divided equally amongst Nathan Summers, Levin Summers and Josias Summers; and whereas Josias Summers has sold to Nathan Summers (s/o Nathan Summers) all his right to the aforesaid legacy. Now this indenture witnesseth that Josias Summers in consideration of the premises and 55 pounds specie current money of Maryland paid by Nathan Summers doth quit claim to him to the aforesaid lands. Signed Josias Summers in the presence of and acknowledged before David Craufurd, Samuel Hepburn
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      CHANCERY COURT
      1844/03/06
      9604: Richard H. Marshall, Anne Marshall, Louisa Summers, Maria Summers, Elizabeth Summers, Henry Warren Summers, Jr., Henrietta Summers, Samuel Cecil, and Mary Cecil vs. James C. Summers, Thomas Summers, Henry W. Summers, and Deborah Berry. AA, PG. Estate of Nathan Summers - Champion Forest, Support, Trusty Friend, First Addition, Second Addition, Third Addition, Pinkestones Delight in AA. Also Summers Resurvey in PG. Plat of Summers Resurvey at 1/38/1/30. Recorded (Chancery Record) 166, p. 290.
      Accession No.: 17,898-9604-1/2 MSA S512-12- 9514 Location: 1/38/5/
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      CHANCERY COURT
      1835/04/07
      6475: Susan Beall vs. Robert Marshall, Nathan Summers, and George Kerby. PG. Contract to purchase Enclosure.
      Accession No.: 17,898-6475 MSA S512-8- 6535 Location: 1/37/3/

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