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

Mordecai Jacob

Male 1714 - 1771  (56 years)


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  • Name Mordecai Jacob 
    Born 24 May 1714  Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 8 May 1771  Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I022009  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2018 

    Father Benjamin Jacob,   b. 1688, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1759, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 70 years) 
    Mother Alice Westall,   b. 12 Sep 1693, All Hallow's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1 May 1711  All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13411  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ruth Tyler,   b. 13 Feb 1724/25, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Dec 1745, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 20 years) 
    Married 10 Sep 1741  Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Marylan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F13410  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Jemima Isaac,   b. 21 May 1727, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1785, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 59 years) 
    Married 7 Dec 1745  Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Benjamin Jacob,   b. 1747, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1792, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 46 years)
     2. Mordecai Jacob,   b. 9 Sep 1748, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1824, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     3. Sarah Jacob,   b. 30 Apr 1750, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Alice Jacob,   b. 31 May 1752, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Isaac Jacob,   b. 1 May 1755, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1785, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
     6. George Jacob,   b. 1 Oct 1757, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Jemima Jacob,   b. 1 Dec 1759, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1831, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 71 years)
     8. Eleanor Jacob,   b. 2 Oct 1762, Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F10963  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      JACOB, Mordicai, Prince George's Co. 11 Oct, 1770; 8 May, 1771
      Ex. wife Jemima.
      Children: Benjamin, Mordicai, Sarah, George, Jemima, and Eleanor.
      Tracts: "Evans Range," where my father Benjamin Jacobs lately dwelled, "Widows Purchase, "Bowies Addition."
      Wits Benjamin Gaither, John Isaac, Joseph Peach. 38. 326
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      Mordecai Jacobs 6.123 D PG ?464.16.9 May 4 1772
      Sureties: Robert Taylor, Thomas Mackell
      Legatees: Benjamin Jacobs, Mordecai Jacob
      Distribution to: Widow [unnamed, 1/3]. Residue to [equally]: Sarah Jacob, Alice, Jacob, Isaac Jacob, George Jacob, Jemima Jacob, Eleanor Jacob.
      Executors: Benjamin Jacobs, Mordecai Jacobs
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      Mordecai Jacob [gentleman] 109.83 ?1207.13.3 May 4 1772
      Appraisers: Thomas Macgill, Joseph Peach
      Creditors: Robert Johnson, Anne Catharien Green
      Next of kin: Sarah Jacob, Alice Jacob
      Executors: Benjamin Jacob, Mordecai Jacob
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      Robert Taylor (gentleman) {Tyler} 20.193 A PG 72.2.9 May 11 1744
      The amount of the accounts also included #63.
      Payments to: Daniel Dulany, Esq.
      Legatees: Ruth Tyler (granddaughter) wife of Mordecai Jacob.
      Executrix: Mary Henderson, wife of Rev. Jacob Henderson.
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      Contributed by Shirley Middleton Moller

      FCLR E:611

      DEED THOMAS HILLEARY TO WILLIAM HILLEARY
      Recorded at request of William Hilleary, December 3, 1754.
      Thomas Hilleary of Prince Georges County and Province of Maryland Gent granted unto my loving brother William Hilleary of the County and Province aforesaid Consideration five shillings sterling money Tract of land in Frederick County called Sugar Loaf containing eighty acres Executed by Thomas Hilleary 30 Nov 1754 in presence of Morda Jacob and Thos Williams Deed endorsed as follows Rec'd the sum of five shillings sterling money of William Helleary being the consideration money within mentioned this thirteenth day of November Anno Dom 1754 Witness Morda Jacob Thos Hilleary Acknowledged by Thomas Hilleary 30 Nov 1754. premises to be the right and title of his brother the within mentioned William Hilleary Separate examination of wife as sameday came Sarah wife of the within named Thomas Hilleary and release of Dower Further endorsement December the 3rd 1754
      Received from William Hilleary three shillings and two pence half penny sterling as an alienation fine on the within mentioned eighty acres of land by order of Edward Loyd Esqr Agent of the Right Honorable the Lord Proprietor of Maryland Pr Jno Darnell
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      Provincial Court Land Records, 1744-1749
      Volume 700, Page 286

      This Indenture made this Sixth Day of May in the Year of
      our Lord one Thousand seven Hundred & forty seven Between
      Robert Tyler of Prince Georges County of the one Part and
      Mordecai Jacob of the same County Planter of the other Part
      Whereas a Common recovery was had & Suffered at a Provincial
      Court held at Annapolis the second Tuesday of April in the
      Year of our Lord One Thousand Seven hundred & forty Seven
      before Benjamin Young Chief Justice and others his Associates
      then Justices of the same Court of fifty six and half acres of
      Land with the Appurtenances in the said County being Part
      of a Tract of Land called Darnalls groves wherein the said
      Mordecai Jacob was Demandant and the said Robert Tyler
      was Tenant who Vouched to warranty the common Vouchee
      and whereupon a Writ of Seisin hath been issued & Executed as
      by the Record and Process of the said Recovery remaining in the
      Provincial Court may appear which same Recovery was
      had to the end and Purpose that the said Robert Tyler might
      be enabled to Convey unto the said Mordecai Jacob his Heirs &
      Assigns for ever an Estate of Inheritance in fee simple of in
      and to the said fifty six & half acres of Land with the appurtenances
      to the use of him the said Mordecai Jacob his Heirs & Assigns
      forever and to no other use Intent or Purpose whatsoever
      Now this Indenture Witnesseth that the said
      that the said Robert Tyler for and in Consideration of the sum of
      Thirty two Pounds ten shillings Sterling to him in hand
      Paid by the said Mordecai Jacob the receipt whereof is hereby
      acknowledged Hath given Granted Bargained Sold
      Aliened Enfeoffed & Confirmed & by these Presents doth give
      grant Bargain sell Enfeoff & Confirm unto him the
      said Mordecai Jacob his Heirs & Assigns the said fifty six
      & half Acres of Land together with all Buildings
      improvements Profits Commodities & Advantages thereunto
      belonging with with their and every of their Appurtenances To have
      and to hold to him the said Mordecai Jacob his Heirs & Assigns
      for ever to his and their own Proper use and behoof and to no other use
      Intent or Purpose whatsoever and it is Covenanted and agreed by and
      between the said Parties and their Respective Heirs that the said
      Recovery was had and suffered & is hereby Declared to be to the use
      and behoof of the said Mordecai Jacob his Heirs or Assigns & to the
      Intent or Purpose that he and they may be Invested with an Indefeazable
      Estate of Inheritance in fee simple of and in the Land & Premisses
      with the Appurtenances & the said Robert Tyler for himself & his
      Heirs doth Covenant grant and agree to and with the said
      Mordecai Jacob his Heirs and Assigns that he and they shall and
      may forever hereafter Quietly and Peaceably Have hold Possess &
      Enjoy all & Singular the Premisses freely & Absolutely discharged of
      and from all Claims Charges & Incumbrances whatsoever the
      Rents & services hereafter to grow and arise due to the Lord Proprietary
      only Excepted & foreprized In Testimony whereof the Parties
      have hereunto interchangeably set their Hands & affixt their Seals
      the Day & year first above Written
      signed sealed & Delivered in the Presence of Robert Tyler Seal
      John Hepbourn Addison Shepherd
      On the back of the aforegoing Deed was thus Endorst Viz.t
      May 6.th 1747
      Received of Mordecai Jacob thirty two Pounds ten
      Shillings in full for the within
      Test John Hepbourn P.r Robert Tyler

      May 6.th 1747 Then came Robert Tyler before me the subscriber
      one of his Lordships Justices of the Provincial Court and acknowledged
      all & Singular his Right Title Claim Interest and
      Demand of in and to the Part or Parcell of Land within mentioned
      and Premisses with the appurtenances to be in the within
      Named Mordecai Jacob his Heirs & Assigns forever
      John Hepbourn

      May the 18.th 1747/ Received of Mordecai Jacobs for the use of the
      R.t Honble the Lord Baltimore fifteen Pence Sterl being for
      the Alienation fine of the within Lands I say Reced
      Recorded May 18.th 1747 P me Benj.a Tasker

      Vide recovery recorded in Lib E I N.o 10 fol 563
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1757-1759; Liber PP {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 267. At the request of Sarah Isaac the following Deed was recorded March 10, 1759
      Mordecai Jacob in consideration of the natural love and affection I do bear unto my sister Sarah Isaac, wife of Richard Isaac, Jr. and other good and weak in considerations me hereunto moving have given by these presents all that tract lately belonging to my father Benjamin Jacob called "Jacob's Hope" containing 100 acres on the North branch of Patuxent River between where Thomas Turner and William Ducker now lives. Signed Mordecai Jacob in the presence of and acknowledged before Thomas Williams, Robert Tyler and at the same time Jemima Jacob wife of Mordecai Jacob relinquished her right of dower
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1767-1769; Liber BB 2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 355. At the request of Mordecai Jacob the following Deed was recorded February 4, 1769
      Indenture made December 30, 1768; Benjamin Mackall, Gentleman and Rebecca Mackall his wife of Calvert County, Maryland in consideration of 500 pounds sterling paid by Mordecai Jacob of PGCo has sold a tract called "Hollidays Choice" containing 500 acres beginning at the northwest corner of "Beall's gift" and bounded by "Orphans Gift". Signed Benjamin Mackall, Rebecca Mackall in the presence of and acknowledged before William Allnutt, James Somervell (JP's of Calvert County, Maryland) and at the same time Rebecca Mackall wife of Benjamin Mackall relinquished her right of dower