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

John Ford

Male Abt 1693 - 1765  (~ 72 years)


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  • Name John Ford 
    Born Abt 1693  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Jan 1765  St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I058588  Tree1
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 

    Father Robert Ford,   b. 1664, 'Strand', St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1740, 'Strand', St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Female MNU Ford,   d. Abt 1705, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1680  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F02069  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances Riley,   b. Abt 1693, Green Hill, Brittaines Bay, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1722, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 30 years) 
    Married St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Monica Ford,   b. Between 1710 and 1731, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1751, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years)
     2. Female Ford,   b. Bef 1715, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Nov 1743, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 28 years)
     3. John Ford,   b. 1717, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1794, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     4. Susannah Ford,   b. Abt 1718, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1751, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years)
     5. Jane Ford,   b. Abt 1723, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1804, St. Mary's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
     6. Athanasius Ford,   b. 1728, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Dec 1791, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 63 years)
     7. Ignatius Ford,   b. Bef 1730, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1771, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 41 years)
     8. Elizabeth Ford,   b. Bef 1730, St. Andrew's Parish, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1804, St. Andrew's Parish, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 76 years)
     9. Jesse Ford,   b. Bef 1730,   d. 29 Dec 1767, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 37 years)
     10. Sarah Ford,   b. Bef 1733, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1770 and 1773, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 37 years)
     11. Unknown Ford,   b. Bef 1733, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Anastasia Ford,   b. Bef 1733, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1767, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 36 years)
     13. Frances Ford,   b. Abt 1733, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1792, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years)
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F05210  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      FORD, JOHN, St Mary's Co. 28 ---, 1764 22 Jan, 1765
      Son John Ford, 10 a. called 'Farlings Gift,' and part of tract called "Long in Dispence", beginning near a clearing through Richard Cooper's plantation, on third line of tract, Downham.
      To son Jesse Ford part of tract called "Downham" (boundaries described). In case of failure of heirs or assigns then to fall to son Ignatius Ford.
      To Ignatius Ford remaining part of tract called "Downham"; also personal estate.
      Son Jesse Ford, ex.
      Wit: Peter Ford, Sen., John Ford, Robt. Wimsatt, Junr. 33. 180
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      John Ford, Sr. 87.1 SM 25.12.2 Mar 8 1765
      Appraisers: Seneca Nelson, Samuel Abell.
      Next of kin: John Ford, Ignatius Ford.
      Executor: Jesse Ford
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      John Foord 5.26 D SM 225.12.2 Apr 6 1767
      Sureties: John Booth, George Booth.
      Distribution to: Jesse Ford to maintain the widow (unnamed).
      Executor: Jesse Ford.
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      Event: Land Inherited from father Strand and Downham
      Will: Witnesses Peter Ford, Sr and John Ford
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      Barrow, Charles (nunc.), 15th Jan., 1702;; 18th Jan,, 1702.
      To Richard and Thomas Price and to child. of John Booker, entire estate; his wife (unnamed) being already provided for.
      Ex. not given.
      Test: Anne Booker Anne Edwards, Jno. Ford. 11.355.
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      John Realy, Sr. {Riley} 5.108 A SM 43.12.0 Apr 2 1723
      (also John Reayly).
      Payments to: Kenelm Cheseldine, Henry Lowe, Esq., Thomas Cecil, William Maria Farthing, Cornelius Maning as the effects of estate of John Manning, Daniell Dulany, John Baker.
      Legatees: wife (unnamed) of Samuell Able, William Peake, wife (unnamed) of William Peake, Frances Rayly wife of accountant. .
      Administrator (de bonis non): John Forde, Jr.
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      Mr, John Bald (Bowld or Bould or Bowles) 21.237 SM 103.14.4 Mar 3 1735
      Appraisers: Robert Foord, John Foord.
      Creditors: Luke Casask, Robert Ford, Sr,
      Next of kin: William Bould, Elisabeth Bould.
      Administratrix/Executrix: Elenor Bould.
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      Peter Smith 2.28 A SM 84.3.2 77.14.3 Jun 12 1719
      Received from: John Ford, William Howard & John Howard.
      Payments to, Francis Heathman., Samuell Gresly, Thomas Pecock, William Howard, Dorothy Smith (widow), Josesph Stratford & Thomas Graves, Robert Long, Thomas Dillon, Col, William Aisquith, William Spalding & John Miles, John Ford,
      Rebecca Allen, Elisabeth Persons.
      Legatees: John Johnson, Elisabeth Persons (daughter) wife of Robert Persons,
      Peter Smith (eldest son, guardian is accountant).
      Distribution to: Elisabeth (daughter), Susanna, Peter (son),
      Executor: Robert Ford,
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      FORD, ROBERT, 1753 ; 31 Jan 1754
      To wife Teresia Ford, dwelling plantation and land contiguous and after her decease to grandson Joseph Ffenwick and for default of heirs then to grand dau margarett Fenwick and for default of her heirs to grand dau Mary Fenwick and for default of her heirs to heirs of my dau Monica Fenwick,
      To son In law John Fenwick and dau Monica Fenwick, all tracts Of land where John Ffenwick now lives and after their decease to grandson Robert Fenwick,
      To Susannah Dunn dau to Margarett Dunn, 2 young Negroes.
      To sister Teresia Wimsatt 1000 Pounds of tobacco and all accounts that appear on my book against her or debts due to me.
      To my two brothers John Ford and Peter Ford, each 1/2 my wearing apparel and 1000 pounds of tobacco a piece.
      To Monica Williams, Negro wench Moll now in the possession of William Williams her husband,
      To the Poor within 6 miles of where I live.,8000 pounds of tobacco.
      To Peter Ford, Junr., 30 pounds sterling, 1000 pounds of tobacco, five barrels of corn, and all debts due to me. 1/3 of personal estate to Wife Teresia Ford and appoint her extx.
      Wit: John Hall, Junr., John Cole, Henry Wimsatt. 29.88
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      Richard Jones 19-1/2B.141 I CH 15.15.9 Apr 25 1700
      Appraisers: John Higgins, John Ford.
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      SALLEY, BENJ., St. Mary's Co. 6 May, 1749; 17 ---, 1749
      To Ann Aisquith sister to Thomas Aisquith and to Mrs. Monarkey Forde dau. to John Forde.
      Peter Mug and George Aisquith, exs.
      Wit: Joseph Hopewell, William Taylor, Mary Kirkley. 27.12
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      Charles County Circuit Court Liber F, Page 81
      8 Mar 1674; Indenture from Clement Theobald to George Godfrey; for 8,000# tobacco; a parcel lying on the west side of St. Thomas Creek; containing 100 acres; /s/ Clement Theobald; wit. Thomas Fockes {Fowke}, John Ford

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