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

William Hyatt

Male 1718 - 1794  (76 years)


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  • Name William Hyatt 
    Born 18 Feb 1717/18  Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Nov 1794  Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I051949  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2021 

    Father Charles Hyatt,   b. Abt 1668,   d. 20 Nov 1729, Prince George's County, Maryland - Admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Mother Sarah Tewksbury,   b. 1672, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1729, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 58 years) 
    Married Abt 1688  St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13918  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Walker,   b. 1728, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1800, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 1747  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Hyatt,   b. 1749, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1790, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 42 years)
     2. Christopher Hyatt,   b. 1751, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1796, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 46 years)
     3. Seth Hyatt,   b. 1757, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1830, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     4. Elizabeth Hyatt,   b. 1 Sep 1764, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Martha Hyatt,   b. 1767, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Abednego Hyatt,   b. 1770, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Gideon Hyatt,   b. Abt 1762, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1822, Ripley County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F12835  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Prince George's County, St. John's and Prince George Parishes Maryland State Census 1776, pg 47
      William Hyatt, 57: 19: 17: 14: 12: 6
      Elizabeth Hyatt, 47: 13: 9
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      Prince George's County MD Will Book Liber T No. #1
      1790-1796;
      Folio 358 WILLIAM HYATT, planter 09/25/1794 11/07/1794
      "being weak of Body ..."
      Bequeaths to:
      l. Elizabeth Hyatt --wife
      -to have 55 acres of land adjoining testator's dwelling house for her natural life
      -to have one third part of the personal estate for her natural life
      2. Abednego Hyatt --son
      -to have the 55 acres left to widow at her decease
      -named executor of the will
      3. Rachel Duvall --granddaughter
      -at widow's decease to divide the personal estate with testator's son Abednego
      4. Elizabeth (Hyatt?) --daughter
      Marthy (Hyatt ?) --daughter
      -to have the remainder of the estate to be divided between them
      5. Christopher Hyatt --son
      -to have 40 acres of land to be laid off adjoining his land whereon Charles Wood lives
      6. Seth Hyatt --son
      -to have all the remainder of testator's land
      Witnesses Thomas Duvall, son of Benjamin
      Thomas Duvall, Jr. Jeremiah Duvall
      Then came: Thomas Duvall, son of Benjamin and Thomas Duvall, Jr.
      Note.: the testator signed the will with his mark
      Then came: Abednego Hyatt: and relinquished his right to act as executor of the will
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1767-1769; Liber BB 2 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 3. At the request of William Hyatt the following Deed was recorded March 26, 1767
      Indenture made October 9, 1766; I Seth Hyatt of Frederick County, Maryland in consideration of 37 pounds sterling money paid by Seth Hyatt, deceased to William Hyatt has sold a tract containing 150 acres [pages missing] and lying on a branch that falls into Mr. Robert Tyler's Quarter and bordering on Benjamin Duvall's moiety. Signed Seth Hyatt in the presence of and acknowledged before Thomas Williams, Mordecai Jacob and at the same time Priscilla Hyatt wife of Seth Hyatt relinguished her right of dower.
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      The 1776 census Of Prince George's county, Maryland, tabulated William Hyatt, aged 57, and wife Elizabeth Walker, aged 48, with sons aged 19, 17, 14, 12, 6, and daughters aged 13 and 9. Christopher Hyatt, aged 25, was living with one slave only. William Hyatt Jr., 28, and wife Martha, aged 28, had a son aged 3 and daughters aged 6, 4, and 12. Christopher Hyatt married Lucy Peach on 10 September 1777. William Hyatt Sr., William Hyatt Jr. and Christopher Hyatt signed the Oath of Allegiance in prince George's County during the Revolutionary War. More on this in my binder (Johnson & Hyatt's.)

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