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

William Burgess

Male 1668 - 1698  (30 years)


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  • Name William Burgess 
    Born 28 Jun 1668  All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Jun 1698  Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Jul 1698  All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I031311  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2019 

    Father William Burgess,   b. 1622, Marlborough, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1686/87, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Ursula Puddington,   b. Abt 1646, Northampton County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1700, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Married 1664  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F05380  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Gassaway,   b. 1672, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1742, Anne Arundel County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married Abt 1697  All Hallows Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F18809  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      William Burgess 19-1/2B.153 A 390.8.2 Aug 15 1699
      Payments to: Mr. Samuell Chew, Mr. Charles Carroll, Capt. Bale, Ralph Bazell, Samuell Chew upon the account of Thomas Ely, Thomas Day, William Holland, Richard Harrison, Gabriel Parrott, Elisabeth Parrott, Christopher Vernon, William Bladen.
      Administratrix: Anne Jones, wife of Richard Jones.
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      Burgess, William, South R., A. A. County, 11th July, 1685; 19th Feb., 1686-7.
      To son Edward, personalty conditionally; and to William and Eliza:, child. of sd. Edward,
      to dau. Susanna, wife of Maj. Nicholas Sewell, and to grandchild., Charles and Jeanne Sewell, personalty.
      To son George, personalty.
      To son William at 21 yrs. of age, and hrs., plantation on South 33., 800 A., and containing the "Town of London;" also 480 A., "Betty's Choice," in Baltimore Co.
      To son John at 21 yrs. of age, and hrs., "Morley's Lot," "Bednall Green," "Benjamin's Choice" and "Benjamin's Addition," 800 A., on Herring Ck.
      To son Joseph at 21 yrs. of age, and hrs., "West Puddington," "Beard's Habitation," 1,300 A., on South B.
      To son Benjamin at 21 yrs of age, and hrs., "Bessesston," nr. the Ridge, 300 A., and "Burgess' Choice," 400 A., on South R.
      To son Charles at 21 yrs. of age, and hrs., 1,600 A. at hd. of Sassafras R., Cecil County, and 500 A. on Susquehannock R., Baltimore Co.
      In event of death of any of afsd. 5 sons without issue, their share to pass to eld. survivor and hrs.
      To daus. Eliza:, Anne and Susanna Burgess, personalty at 16 yrs. of age or marriage.
      Wife Ursula, extx. and residuary legatee of estate, real and personal, in MD. and Eng., and to have care of sons and daus. afsd. during minority.
      Overseers: Maj. Nich. Sewell, Maj. Nich. Gassaway, Capt. Henry Hanslap.
      Test: Thos. Frances, Michael Cusack, Jno. Harison, Wm. Elvidge, Jno. Edwards. 4. 242.
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      Dr. William Jones 6.436 A AA #45680 #54690 Oct 7 1679
      Payments to: administrator for Mr. Joseph Taylor of London, John Ward (servant), Henry Stockett for Mr. Samuel Hatton, Cornelius Howard, Richard Boughton, Mr. John Larkin, Mr. John Welch, Henry Handslip, Richard Arnold.
      Mentions: orphans (unnamed).
      Administrator: Col. William Burges (also Gulielimus Burges ).
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      William Jones 7A.63 A AA #45680 May 10 1680
      Received from: John Grasham, Thomas Plumer, Francis Collier, Thomas Seaborne, Thomas Maddox, Thomas Sutton for Thomas Besson (dead), Capt. Ninion Bell, Mr. Moundidier, Mr. Robert Proctor, Robert Conant, Richard Beard, Sr.
      Administrator: Col. William Burges.
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      Painter, Nicholas, A. A. Co., 17th Apr., 1684; 27th Dec., 1684.
      To Nicholas Courtney, son of Thomas Courtney, St. Mary's County, and hrs., 1,000 A., "The Grove," in Dorchester Co.
      To Charles, son of Col. William Burges, and hrs., 1,050 A. in Cecil County, and 700 A. nr. hd. of Severn, A. A. Co.
      Eliza ; Burgess, dau. of sd. Col. Burges, and hrs., 700 A. on Wye R., Talbot Co.
      To William. son of sd. Col. Burges, and hrs., 700 A. in Great Choptanke.
      To Benjamin and Joseph, sons of Col. Burges afsd., and hrs., 1,000 A. in (Great Choptanke, and 400 A. at Tuckahoe, equally.
      Anne Burgos, dau. of sd. Col. Burges, rights of 1,000 A., of 400 A., and 300 A. in Dorchester County, patented in the name of Charles Hutchins.
      Ex.: Col. Wm. Burges.
      Test : Ursula Burges, Nich. Withers, Sarah Gittings, Jno. Merlton. 4. 56.
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      Nicholas Painter 10.156 A AA 251.1.2 #94788 May 8 1686
      The amount of the inventory is equivalent to #50211.
      Received from: Thomas Browne, Col. Vincent Lowe, James Maxwell, Joseph Nailor, executors of Christopher Randall, Joseph Heathcoate.
      List of debts: Col. Thomas Taillor, Dr. Oliver Guppie, Capt. Phineas Hide,
      Col. William Burges, Maj. Thomas Francis, Capt. Henry Hanslapp, John Lynam, Mr. George Burges, Mr. George Parker, Mr. Edward Inglish, Elisabeth Bolton, Jacob Duhattaway, Mr. Thomas Dryfeild, Capt. Richard Hill, Thomas Bland, William Taylard.
      Ex.: Col. William Burges.
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      Nicholas Painter 10.193 A AA #83270 Mar 4 1688
      Received from: John Ashby, Richard Wells, Robert Gover, John Giles, John Worrell, Thomas Thomas, Stephen Hancock.
      Mentions: Peter Impey, executors of Maj. John Welsh, estate of Robert Francklin.
      Payments to: John Gray, John Smith, John Rutter, William Groves (alias William Grose), Thomas Richardson, Col. George Talbot, John Morgan, Edward Osborne, Daniell Taylor, William Hallett, Stephen Sebastian, Richard Burnett, George Oldfeild, Abraham Clark, Thomas Coverdale, Edward Hansley, William Bawler, Roger Bishopp, Edward Howard, John Reynold, John Blomfeild.
      Executrix: Mrs. Ursula Moore (alias Ursula Burges) (relict), executrix of Col. William Burges (executor of deceased).
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      [jh note: William Burgess d. 1712 is said to have
      married Susannah Garland]

      20 Nov 1676 - 7 Apr 1677 Will of John CUMBER, Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
      To Thomas PRATT, personalty.
      To grandson John CUMBER, 200 A., "Cumberton."
      Wife Judith and hrs., execx:, and residuary legatee of estate, real and personal.
      Test: Wm. BURGES, Robt. FRANCKLIN, Saml. GARLAND.
      (5. 196. Maryland Calendar of Wills: Volume 1)

      Earliest Combs &c. Families
      of Maryland (1654-1699)
      http://www.combs-families.org/combs/records/md/md-col.htm
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      Puddington, George, South River, Anne Arundel County, 15th Aug., 1674; 24th Sept., 1674. To son-in-law Robert Francklin, kinsman James Chilsott and Augustine Skinner, each child of son Richard Beard, any 2 of brother or sister's child, coming into the country within 2 yrs.; to each of grandson Neale Clerk's child., and to George, William, and Sussanna Burgess, child. of Capt. William Burgess, personalty. To wife Jane, certain moneys in lieu of her interest in estate. Edward Burgess, son of Capt. Burgess afsd., ex. and residuary legatee of estate, real and personal. Test: Nath. Heathcote, Charity Stone, Wm. Broome, Wm. Laus, Wm. Burgess. 2. 6.

      Editors: According to Patents 2:614, George Puddington of Anne Arundel County, immigrated in 1649 with Jane Puddington, Elizabeth Robins, Mary Puddington, Comfort Puddington, Thomas Hippesty, John Burrage, & Margaret Joye (Gibb)
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      Thomas Edmondson 19,175 A PG 50,17,5 14,4,5 Jul 24 1699
      Payments to: William Burgess.
      Mentions: no orphans,
      Administrator: Richard Lancaster by his attorney Mr. Robert Tyler.
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      URL: http://www.mdarchives.state.md.us/msa/stagser/s1400/s1402/html/ssi1402b.ht ml
      URL title: Maryland Indexes (Church Records, Deaths and Burials Index) B MSA S1402
      Note:
      Burgis, William

      son of Colonel William Burgis
      Death: Jun. 28, 1698
      Burial: Jul. 1698
      Source: SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (All Hallow's Protestant Episcopal Church Collection) Parish Register 1669-1721, p. 7 [MSA SC 2458 M 221]
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      Historic Graves of Maryland and the District of Columbia By Helen West Ridgely, National Society of the Colonial Dames of America;

      On the other side of Annapolis, across the Severn river and on the road to "Whitehall," lies "Bellefield,"

      Here lyeth the Body of William Burgess the eldest son that coll. William Burgess had by his Dear and Loveing wife Ursella, he departed this life the 28th Day of June in the . . . year of his age, Anno Domini 1698.

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