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

Basil Spalding

Male Aft 1714 - 1792  (< 76 years)


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  • Name Basil Spalding 
    Born Aft 1714  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Feb 1792  Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I057854  Tree1
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2021 

    Father John Spalding,   b. 1675, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1726, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Mary Field,   b. Abt 1679, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1720, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Married Abt 1695  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F05256  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Green,   b. 16 Feb 1729/30, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1808, Port Tobacco, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 1746  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Spalding,   b. 1747, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1796 and 1800, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     2. Elizabeth Mary Spalding,   b. 1748, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Henry Spalding,   b. 1749, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1816, Taneytown, Carroll County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     4. Elizabeth Spalding,   b. 1750, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1848, Nelson County, Kentucky - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)
     5. John Spalding,   b. 1752, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1820, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     6. William Spalding,   b. 1755, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1803, Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     7. Anne Spalding,   b. Abt 1757, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1761, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 4 years)
     8. Basil Spalding,   b. 8 Nov 1759, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1828, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     9. Edward Spalding,   b. Abt 1761, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1808, Nelson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years)
     10. Catherine Spalding,   b. 1767, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1834, Taneytown, Carroll County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     11. George Hilary Spalding,   b. 10 Feb 1770, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1820, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     12. Christianne Spalding,   b. Bef 1775, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1793, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 18 years)
     13. Mary Elizabeth Spalding,   b. Bef 1775, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1848, Bardstown, Nelson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 73 years)
     14. Anne Spalding,   b. Bef 1775, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2021 
    Family ID F05023  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Charles County Maryland Will Book AF-11, 1791-1801,{Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 64.
      Basil Spalding: September 12, 1791; March 5, 1792
      I, Basil Spalding being very sick and weak in body but of perfect mind and memory;
      To my wife Catherine, negros; Ann, Ned, Aaron and Nell
      To my daughter Ann, negros; Lang, Sarah, Jacob, Rachel
      To my daughter Christianne Young, negros; Ignatius, Peg, Samuel, Asel.
      To my daughter Mary Elizabeth, negros; Gui, Roger, Monica, Clem
      To sons Henry Spalding, John Spalding, William Spalding and daughters Elizabeth Elder, Catherine Elder and my son James Spalding shall have no part of my estate other than what I have already given them.
      To my wife the dwelling plantation I now liveth beginning at Port Tobacco Branch at a place commonly called the Cold Pasture ... and also for my daughters Ann, Christianne, and Mary Elizabeth during their single lives.
      My remaining lands to be equally divided between sons Basil Spaulding, Edward Spaulding and Hilary Spaulding and also the plantation after the term of my wife and daughters are agreeable...
      To my son James, negro Ned at decease of my wife.
      My stock and household furniture to be equally divided between my wife and Ann, Christianne, Mary Elizabeth, and Hilary.
      To my son Basil, negro Heck
      To my son Edward, negro Luke
      Executor: wife Catherine Spaulding and Anne Spaulding, Christianne Spaulding.
      Joint Executor: Hilary Spaulding
      Signed September 12, 1791 Basil Spalding
      Wit - Walter Smith, Winifred Smith, Bennet Hamilton
      Probated on March 5, 1792 by Hilary Spalding and witnesses Walter Smith, Winifred Smith, Bennet Hamilton who made oath that they saw the testator sign and seal this will
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      EDELEN, COMFORT, Prince George's County, widow. 10 May, 1760; 22 Sep, 1760
      To son Edward Dyar, slaves.
      To dau. Penelope Howard, slaves.
      To grand-son Thomas Dyar, son of Edward Dyar, slaves,
      To grand-dau, Anne Dyer, dau. of son Edward Dyar, slaves.
      To grand-son Thomas Edelen Green, son of James Green, certain slaves.
      To son Thomas Dyar, tobacco.
      To great-grand-chIld Anne Spalding, dau. of Bazil Spalding, my chest of drawers, and etc.
      To grand-child, Elizabeth Dyar, dau. of son Thomas Dyar, large looking glass.
      To daus, Elizabeth Green and Rebecca Sanders, and the children
      of son William Dyer, dec'd, 20 s.
      Remaining pt. of estate to son Edward Dyar, dau. Penelope Howard,
      grand-son Thomas Dyar, son of Edward Dyar
      Son Edward Dyer, dau, Penelope Howard., exs.
      Wit: Jos. Beall, Jr, Josiah Wynn, Rebecca Stevens. 31.53
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      Charles Co Probate 1777-1780, p 162
      Page 391. Joseph Coombs' Will. Sep 11, 1779.
      I, Joseph Coomes of CC, Cordwinder, am sick but in perfect
      memory.
      To my wife Sarah Coomes - my dwelling plantation, during her widowhood, and then to my son, Joshua Coomes.
      To my son William Coomes - my young horse for satisfaction for the money left me.
      Executrix: my wife Sarah Coomes.
      Signed Apr 21, 1779 - Joseph Coomes.
      Wit - William Coomes, Sr, Catherine Spaulding, Basil Spaulding.
      Probated on Sep 11, 1779 by William Coomes Sr and Catherine Spaulding, two of the witnesses.
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      Charles County Maryland Land Record Liber Z#2, 1744-1753; Page 160. At the request of William Coombes, the following deed was recorded on Jun 22, 1747.
      May 10, 1747 from Thomas Coombes of CC, planter, & Elizabeth, his wife, to Wm Coombes of CC, planter, for 10,000 lbs tobacco, all that part of a tract of land called Greens Inheritance, lying in CC on the north side of Portobacco main branch, it being part of a tract of land bequeathed to Mary Green, daughter of Leonard Green, and bounded by land now belonging to Basel Spalding, Anquish Maccoy, containing about 146 acres. Signed - Thomas Coombes. Wit - William Middleton, Robt Yates. Elizabeth, the wife of Thomas Coombes, released her dower.
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      Charles County Maryland Land Record Liber Z#2, 1744-1753; Page 283.
      At the request of Basil Spalding, the following deed was recorded on Sep 7, 1748.
      Aug 31, 1748 from William Carter of CC, planter, to Basil Spalding of CC, planter, for 5 shillings, the following tracts of land (viz) all that tract of land in CC containing about 88 acres, which tract was patented to a certain William Carter on Aug 10, 1713. Also, a tract of land called Norwich, lying in Calvert County, containing about 300 acres, which tract was first patented to a certain William Carter on Feb 12, 1688[/9j. Also, a tract of land called Carters Inheritance in CC, containing about 150 acres, which tract was first patented to sd William Carter Jr on Jun 9, 1727. Also, all that part of a parcel of land called Bridge Town, lying in CC, containing 51 acres, the whole of which parcel was first patented to a certain William Carter on Dec 10, 1714, which land contains, as by sd patent, about 152 acres. Also, a tract of land called Buzzard Island, lying in CC, containing about 120 acres, which tract was first patented to William Carter, one of the parties to these presents, on Sep 23, 1743. Also, the following Negroes; Negro women named Jane, Jenny, Hagar, Beck, Sarah! Negro men named Nacey, Abraham; Negro boys named Daniel, Watt, Clem; Negro girls named Pegg, Mary. Also 23 cattle, 20 hogs, 6 sheep, 2 horses, 2 mares, 4 feather beds and furniture, 2 old tables, 6 old leather chairs, 6 old flag chairs, 4 iron pets, 12 plates and dishes. Signed - Wm Carter. Wit - Geo: Dent, Margarett Goodin.
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      Charles County Land Record Book G#3, 1756-1761; Page 320. Nov 13, 1758 from William Spalding of St. Mary's County, planter, to Basil Spalding of CC, planter. Whereas John Spalding of CC, by his will dated Jan 18, 1724/5, devised to his two sons, viz, William Spalding and Basil Spalding, to be equally divided between them, part of a tract of land called Greens Inheritance, lying in CC, purchased by sd John Spalding of Thomas Green for 200 acres, as by sd deed dated Mar 3, 1713, now this deed further witnesses that sd William Spalding, for 8000 lbs of tobacco and for divers other good causes, sells to sd Basil Spalding, all his, sd William Spalding's right to the afd 200 acres, being part of greens Inheritance. signed - William Spalding. Wit - Rd Barnhouse, Ja Briscoe, Pricillia Herbert.
      Then came before us, two JPs of St Mary's County, James Briscoe and Richard Barnhouse, William Spalding, party to these presents, and acknowledged the within deed; at the same time, Elizabeth, wife to sd William, relinquished her right of dwer to the lands within mentioned_ Signed - Ja Briscoe, R Barnhouse.
      Nov 14, 1758. I certify that James Briscoe and Richard Barnhouse are JPs of St Mary's County. Signed in St. Mary's County - Richd Ward Key, Clk.
      CC, Apr 18, 1759. I hereby acknowledge that I received 8000 lbs of tobacco, the consideration money within mentioned. Signed - William Spalding. Wit - Dan of St Thos Jenifer, Josias Hanson. Recorded Apr 17, 1759.
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      Charles County Land Record Book O#3, 1765-1770; Page 491. Sep 27, 1768 from Thomas Dudley Green of CC, planter, to Basil Spalding of Prince Georges County, planter. Thomas Green of CC, by his will devised to his 7 sons, viz, Thomas Green, Nicholas Green, Raphael Green, Thomas Dudley Green, Peter Green, William Green, & Thomas Melchezedeck Green, to be equally divided between them, part of a tract of land called Greens Inheritance, lying in CC. Now this deed further witnesses that sd Thomas Dudley Green, for 70 sells his part of the afd parcel of land, being part of Greens Inheritance, bounded by Thomas Green, containing about 57 acres. Signed - Thos Dudley Green. Wit - Dan of St. Thos Jenifer*, Dan Jenifer*. This deed was acknowledged by Thomas Dudley Green and Mary, his wife. Recorded Nov 10, 1768.
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1780-1784; Liber FF 1 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 343. At the request of John Spalding the following Deed was enrolled August 2, 1783
      Indenture made May 31, 1783; Basil Spalding and Catherine Spalding his wife of Charles County, Maryland in consideration of the love goodwill and affection they have and do bear towards their son John Spalding of PGCo and likewise the sum of 100 pounds current money has sold part of a tract called "Edelenton and Edelins Addition Resurveyed" containing 141 acres. Signed Basil Spalding, Catherine Spalding (and relinquished her dower) in the presence of and acknowledged before Thomas Clagett, John Brown
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1780-1784; Liber FF 1 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 344. At the request of William Spalding the following Deed was enrolled August 2, 1783
      Indenture made May 31, 1783; Basil Spalding and Catherine Spalding his wife of Charles County, Maryland in consideration of the love goodwill and affection they have and do bear towards their son William Spalding of PGCo and likewise the sum of 100 pounds current money has sold part of a tract called "Edelenton and Edelins Addition Resurveyed" containing 141 acres. Signed Basil Spalding, Catherine Spalding (and relinquished her dower) in the presence of and acknowledged before Thomas Clagett, John Brown
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1780-1784; Liber FF 1 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 346. At the request of James Spalding the following Deed was enrolled August 2, 1783
      Indenture made May 31, 1783; Basil Spalding and Catherine Spalding his wife of Charles County, Maryland in consideration of the love goodwill and affection they have and do bear towards their son James Spalding of PGCo and likewise the sum of 100 pounds current money has sold part of a tract called "Edelenton and Edelins Addition Resurveyed" containing 141 acres. Signed Basil Spalding, Catherine Spalding (and relinquished her dower) in the presence of and acknowledged before Thomas Clagett, John Brown
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      Charles County, Maryland Land Records 1810-1811; Liber IB-9 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 152. At the request of Basil Spalding the following Deed was recorded October 26, 1810
      Indenture made between Benjamin Mackalll and Christiana Mackall of Prince George's County, Maryland of the one part and Basil Spalding of CC of the other part. Whereas Brooke Beall in his lifetime now deceased and father to Christiana Mackall did bargain and sell all the lands hereafter mentioned to Basil Spalding since deceased and father to the said Basil Spalding. And whereas Basil Spalding departed this life without having executed a deed for the tract of land and whereas under the will of basil Spalding the father and by an agreement with those claiming under said will in this deed is entitled to the said tract or parcel of land and whereas Aquila Beall, Benjamin Mackall and Christiana Mackall his wife as three of the heirs of Brooke Beall is willing and desirous to convey to Basil Spalding their right title and interest to the said tract. Now this indenture witness that Aquila Beall, Benjamin Mackall and Christiana Mackall his wife in consideration of the premises and the sum of 5 shillings have sold unto Basil Spalding all that tract of land lying in Charles County called "Green's Inheritance" containing 57 acres. Signed Aquila Beall, Benjamin Mackall, Christiana Mackall in the presence of and acknowledged before the Fielder Dorsett, Alexander Sandsbury, justices of the peace for Prince George's County, on June 2, 1810.
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Port Tobacco: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 306-26: GREENS INHERITANCE: 2400 acres; Possession of - 200 Acres - Alvey, James: 800 Acres - Clements, Edward: 200 Acres - Coombes, Richard: 800 Acres - Green, Francis: 800 Acres - Green, Robert: 200 Acres - Green, Thomas (son of Leonard): 200 Acres - Wheeler, Francis: Surveyed 1 Aug 1666 for Leonard, Robert & Francis Green on the West side of the main fresh or run that falls into Port Tobacco or St. Thomas Creek.: Other Tracts Mentioned: BARBADOS; ; ; Conveyance notes - 140 Acres - Samuel Hanson from Thomas Green; 9 June 1719, 200 Acres - Included in Resurvey of BARBADOS,200 Acres - Leonard Alvey from Angus McCoy; 2 June 1738, 146 Acres - William Coomes from Thomas Coomes; 10 May 1747, 134 Acres - Joseph & William Green; 11 Sept 1747, 67 Acres - Angus McCoy from William Green; 22 Oct 1748,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Benedict: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 407-203: CARTERS INHERITANCE: 150 acres; Possession of - 150 Acres - Carter, William: Surveyed for William Carter, 16 June 1725, lying on the West side of Patuxeunt River in the woods adjoining to a tract of land called NOTTINGHAM and one other tract called CARTERS ADDITION, beginning at a bounded red oak.: Other Tracts Mentioned: NOTTINGHAM; CARTERS ADDITION; ; Conveyance notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, 150 Acress - Basil Spalding from William Carter; 31 August 1748,,
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      1642-1753 Rent Rolls Charles County MD Hundred - Benedict: Rent Roll page/Sequence: 443-459: BUZZARD ISLAND: 120 acres; Possession of - 120 Acres - Carter, William: : : Surveyed for William Carter, 12 Jan 1741 adjoining to TRUMANS PLACE, beginning at a bounded black oak standing on the North side of a branch in the line of PENNY FARTHING, patented 23 Sept 1743.: Other Tracts Mentioned: PENNY FARTHING; ; ; Conveyance notes - {mm Note; not identified to a specific Hundred. Location identified by watercourse or nearby tract.}, 120 Acres - Basil Spalding from William Carter,

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