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

Thomas Duhurst Merrick

Male Bef 1770 - 1794  (> 24 years)


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  • Name Thomas Duhurst Merrick 
    Born Bef 1770 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Dec 1794  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I043339  Tree1
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2019 

    Family Margaret Matthews,   b. Aft 1758, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1798, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 40 years) 
    Married Bef 1790  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Duhurst Merrick,   b. 25 Oct 1793, St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County. Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1857, Washington, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F24129  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Charles County Land Records 1796-1799; Liber IB-2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 413. Marriage Contract: at the request of Levy Butler, the following Marriage Contract and Schedule was recorded August 13th 1798.
      This Indenture of three parts made July 27, 1798 between Levy Butler of the first part, William Vincent of the second part and Margaret Merrick of the third part. Witnesseth in consideration of a marriage intended shortly between Levy Butler and Margaret Merrick and of the sum of 5 shillings current money paid by William Vincent is hereby acknowledged and for securing Margaret Merrick all her property whatsoever according to the agreement and contract between her and her intended husband, we the said Levy Butler and Margaret Merrick have sold all the said Margaret Merrick's right to certain lands which were formerly the property of Thomas D. Merrick deceased and also the negroes, horses, stock, household stuff, implement and furniture contained in a schedule hereto annexed now in the occupation of Margaret Merrick to William Vincent for the use and behoof of Margaret Merrick and no other use. And the said Levy Butler doth agree that the property made over to William Vincent remain for the use of her. And that nothing herein contained shall in any manner effect her right of dower in the real and personal estate of Levy Butler. Signed Levy Butler, William Vincent, Margaret Merrick in the presence of William H. McPherson, Joseph Marbury. (schedule follows)

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