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

John Riley

Male Abt 1713 - 1767  (~ 54 years)


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  • Name John Riley 
    Born Abt 1713  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Mar 1767  Charleston, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I052554  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2019 

    Father Eliphaz Riley,   b. 1689, Calvert County, Maryland - now Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1760, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Burkett,   b. Abt 1693, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1744, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Married Abt 1711  Queen Anne's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F10969  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth (Unproven) Adams,   b. 1718, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1759, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Married Abt 1734  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F43917  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      RILEY, ELIPHAZ, member of the Protestant Reformed Church of England, Prince George's Co. 8 Dec, 1759; 30 May, 1760
      To son-in-law Capt. Robert Douglas, and dau. Mary his wife, 30 A. of land being pt. of tract called the Hop-Yard, including the houses where Peregrine Mackeness did lately live.
      To daus. Rachel and Ann, remaining pt. of Hop-Yard, inclusive of 30 A. to be equally divided between them; if they die without hrs., to fall to James Riley (son of Jeremiah Riley), my grand-son.
      To dau. Rachel, slaves.
      To dau. Ann, slaves and furniture.
      To grand-sons James Riley, son of John Riley, and James Riley above-mentioned son of Jeremiah Riley, cattle.
      To son John Riley, 5 lbs.
      Ex: Son John Riley.
      Wit: Edward Willett, Wm. Young, Walter Evans.
      One of the legatees Rachel Riley, on the 30th May, 1760, came and said she would deliver into the hands of the ex. the above-named, all of the dec'd's. personal estate, which were in her possession. 31. 1120