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

John Farrand

Male 1785 - 1788  (2 years)


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  • Name John Farrand 
    Born 18 Jan 1785  Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Jan 1788  Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I043198  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2019 

    Father John Farrand,   b. 6 Mar 1747/48, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1788, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Broady,   b. Abt 1756, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1788, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Married 13 Dec 1772  Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11721  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Charles County Maryland Will Book AH-9, 1785-1788; Page 527.
      John Farrand's Will and Codicil.
      I, John Farrand, of CC, am weak and sick in body, but of perfect mind and memory.
      To my wife Elizabeth - the use of all my estate, both real and personal, during her natural life or widowhood, and after her marriage or death, to be equally divided among my surviving children. Also, during the time she has my estate, she may sell my Negro boy Ralph and apply the money as she may think proper towards the support of the family.
      To all my daughters - the liberty of living on my dwelling plantation until my son John arrives at age 21 years or the day of their marriages.
      To my son William Farrand - a tract of land, being part of a tract called the loving brothers, containing about 43 acres.
      To my son John Farrand - a tract of land called Shipton, containing about 56 acres, it being my dwelling plantation, in consideration of my sans William and John paying unto my son Thomas, 20 at the time my son Thomas arrives at age 21. But of either of my eons afd, William and John, should die without lawful issue, I bequeath to my son Thomas Farrand, part of the land afd.
      Executrix: my wife.
      Signed Jan 19, 1788 - John Farrand. Wit - James Waters, Joseph Waters, Edward Waters,
      I, John Farrand abovesd, do make this, my codicil. I make the following alteration to my will, viz, if either of my sons, William or John should die without lawful issue before my son Thomas arrives at age 21, then the surviving one to be exempt from paying the above mentioned 20 .
      Signed the day and years above - John Farrand. Wit - James Waters, Joseph Waters, Edward Waters.
      Probated on Jun 23, 1788 by the executrix and by the oaths of all 3 witnesses.
      I certify that William Farrand, the heir at law, is a minor & not present when the above probate was taken. Signed - John Muschett, Regr of Wills.