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

Jacob Morris

Male Abt 1666 - 1703  (~ 37 years)


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  • Name Jacob Morris 
    Born Abt 1666 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Jul 1703  St. Mary's County, Maryland - Admin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I057374  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 

    Father St. Mary's County Morris 
    Family ID F07328  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Barber,   b. Abt 1670, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1703, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years) 
    Married Abt 1686  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Morris,   b. Bef 1700,   d. 25 Aug 1725, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 25 years)
     2. James Morris,   b. Abt 1686, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1695, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 10 years)
     3. Jane Morris,   b. Bef 1687,   d. 27 May 1735, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 48 years)
     4. Jacob Morris,   b. Bef 1695,   d. 3 May 1736, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 41 years)
     5. Thomas Morris,   b. Bef 1705, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1744, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 39 years)
     6. Catherine Morris,   b. Abt 1705, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1775, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)
     7. Anne Morris,   b. Abt 1709, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1778, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F02569  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Jacob Morris 24.86 I SM 92.7.0 Jul 19 1703
      Appraisers: James Swan (also James Swann), Abraham Price.

      === Contributed by Ralph D. Smith

      May 20, 1703 - Exhibited from St. Mary's Co.: Bond of Mary widow and administratrix of Jacob Norris [sic.]
      Securities: Abraham Price, James Swan.
      Source: Maryland Prerogative Court, Testamentary Proceedings, Liber 19A, p. 181.

      Feb. 1, 1706/7 - Exhibited St. Mary's Co., Md. bond of Elizabeth Cheshire admx. of Stephen Cheshire. Sureties: John Brinn, Abraham Price.
      Source: Maryland Prerogative Court, Testamentary Proceedings, Liber 19C, p. 139.
      Comment: Jacob's July 1703 inventory calls him Jacob Morris; Jacob's Aug. 1704 administration account calls him Jacob Norris.
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      Nicholas Painter 8.511 I AA 251.1.2 Dec 1684
      Servants mentioned: Ellis Bayly, John Jerman, James Hyland, Margaret Brockhurst, Jacob Morris, Bridget Mindley, Charles Harrison, William Heringold, Thomas Ball, John Nailor, Susanna Drake, James Douglas, Elisabeth Griffis, Sarah Silverthorne, Mary Kirkman (aged).
      Appraisers: Maren Duvall, Henry Hanslap.
      List of debts: Stephen Handcock, Thomas Thomas, Richard Wells, John Gray of South River, Joseph Heathwate & Henry Roberts, John Smith, John Worrell, Thomas Browne, John Spincer, Christopher Randall, John Rutter, Col. Vincent Lowe, Joseph Nailor, William Grove (?), Joseph Wiggott, John Giles, George OField, John Salsbury, Thomas Richardson, Col. George Talbot, John Morgan, Edward Osborne, Abraham Clarke, Daniell Tailor, William Hallet, Stephen Sabastian.
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      James Brimmer 10.144 I SM 40.16.9 Oct 27 1688
      Appraisers: John Hilton, Thomas Reeves.
      List of debts: Jacob Morris, Thomas Lord, Robert Fryer, Thomas Melton, Mathew Cartwright, Richard Scott, James Seamons, Edward Turner.
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      Barber, Edward, St. Mary 's Co., 2nd Mch., 1693 ; 21st May, 1694.
      To wife Cibbil, plantation and 200 A. during life; to revert to son Edward.
      To dau Mary, 1/2 of certain tract (unnamed),
      To unborn child, residue of ed. tract and 200 A. (unnamed) nr. Bird 'a Ck.
      To brother Thomas, rights in 300 A., part of "Michan Hills," and 200 A. nr. Bird's Ck., formerly belonging to Jno. Barecroft.
      To sons. Thomas Nicholls, and to Adam Clarke and hrs., rights of 200 A. (unnamed).
      To child. afsd., residue of land equally.
      To godsons, Jas. Morris and jno. Bratson, and Mary and Martha Williamson, daus. of Sam'l Williamson, personalty.
      In event of death of child. afsd. without issue, the child. of sister Eliza: Guibert to be co-heirs with brother Thomas afsd., and in event of death of sd. Thomas afsd. without
      issue, sister Mary Nicholls and Ann Clarke to be co-heirs.
      Wife Cibbil, extx. and residuary legatee.
      Overseers: Thos. Clarke, Thos. Barber.
      Test : Sam'l Williamson, Stephen Caward, Wm. Dutch. 2. 287.
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      Edward Barbier 13A.252 A SM 51.0.6 #3954 Mar 26 1695
      Payments to: Mr. Mason, William Dutch, James Taylor, Samuell Williamson, John Tayler, Thomas Barber, Mr. Brisco, Mr. Clement Hill, Cornelius Manley.
      Legatees: John Brantson paid to Joseph Peters his guardian, James Morris paid to his father Jacob Morris, Mary Williamson & Martha Williamson paid to their father Samuell Williamson.
      Executrix: relict (unnamed), wife of William Holms (also William Houlms).

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