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

John Cecil Cissell

Male 1721 - 1779  (58 years)


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  • Name John Cecil Cissell 
    Born 1721  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Apr 1779  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I055915  Tree1
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 

    Father Phillip Cissell,   b. 28 Mar 1693, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1733/34, Prince George's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Sprigg Gittings,   b. 1698, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1735, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 38 years) 
    Married 1711  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F28044  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Mary Anne Cissell,   b. Abt 1754, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Isaac Cecil Cissell,   b. Bef 1756, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. John Cecil Cissell,   b. Bef 1756, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Susannah Cecil Cissell,   b. 1756, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1814, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 59 years)
     5. Elizabeth Cissell,   b. 1759
     6. Lucy Cissell,   b. 1762
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F28052  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Prince George's County, St. John's and Prince George Parishes Maryland State Census 1776
      John Cissell, 55
      Susanna Cissell, 20: 17: 14
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      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND WILLS; Liber T No. #1; 1778-1783
      Folio 102 JOHN SISSELL 05/14/1778 08/22/1778
      "being of sound and disposing mind ..."
      Bequeaths to:
      1. Susannah Sissell --daughter
      -to have Negro girls "Milly" and "Joic"
      to have the bond of William Brookes for 50 pounds currency and all the tobacco now in testator's tobacco houses
      2. Elizabeth Sissell --daughter
      -to have I Negro woman "Phillis" and Negro boy "Bob"
      -Susannah and Elizabeth named executrixes of the will
      3. Lucy Sisson --daughter
      to have all that tract of land which testator now dwells on called "Sissell's Pasture"
      to have Negro girl "Terser"
      -remainder of the estate to be divided among testator's three youngest daughters. Susannah, Elizabeth and Lucy in equal portions
      4. Mary Ann Sissell --daughter
      to have 1 cow
      5. Eleanor Sissell ---daughter
      to have cow
      6. John Sissell --son
      Isaac Sissell --son
      -to have 5 shillings sterling each
      Witnesses: Edward Gantt, Jr.
      John Jenkins
      Haswell Magruder
      Then came: John Jenkins
      Note: the testator signed the will with his mark
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      CECIL, John (1721-1779). Took the Oath of Allegiance before the Hon. William Berry in 1778 [Ref: 0-268, R-34, which spelled his name "Cissell"]. He married Mrs. ---- (Brightwell) Wilson [Ref: X-521]. The estate of one "John Cissel" was probated on Apr. 13, 1779 (date of inventory) by Susanna Cissel. [Ref: ZE-39].

      CECIL, Susannah. See "Clement Wilson" and "John Cecil," q.v.
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      Phillip Cicell 13.87 A PG 15.13.9 20.17.10 Apr 30 1735
      Sureties: John Altison, John Moor.
      Payments to: John Bealt, Sr., Henry Wright, Charles Calvert, Esq.
      Heirs (children): Philip, John, William, Joshua, Elisabeth, Mary Cicell.
      Administratrix/Executrix: Elisabeth Cicell

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