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

Mary Hopewell

Female Abt 1712 - Aft 1766  (~ 55 years)


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  • Name Mary Hopewell 
    Born Abt 1712  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1766  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I058712  Tree1
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 

    Father Richard Hopewell,   b. Between 1670 and 1672, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1745/46, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Aisquith,   b. Aft 1686, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 5 Mar 1751/52, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 64 years) 
    Married 1700  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F10484  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Clarke Read,   b. Abt 1712, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1751, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Married Bef 1750  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Amy Clarke Read,   b. 12 Sep 1751, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F28702  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 George Rogers,   b. Aft 1712, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1766, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 54 years) 
    Married Bef 21 May 1753  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F25892  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Hopewell, Richard, son of Richard Hopewell, gent. (nunc.), St. Mary's County, 25th Nov., 1732.
      To bro. Joseph, personalty; sd. bro. dying during minority, sd. legacy to bro. John.
      To sisters Anne and Elizabeth, personalty; in case of death of either of them, sister Mary to inherit portion of dec'd.
      To sister Mary, personalty.
      Ex.: Father afsd.
      Test: Thomas McWilliams, Thomas Kirby (Kearby). MCW 20.545.
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      HOPEWELL, RICHARD, St Mary's Co. 15 Nov, 1741;
      6 Jan, 1745
      Child.: Joseph, Hugh, John, Thomas Francis, Anna, Mary, Susanna, Elizabeth.
      To son Hugh, 400 A. in Talbot Co
      To son Thomas Francis, 350 A. in Talbot Co.
      Elizabeth Hopewell, extx.
      Wit: Robert Fenwick, Hugh Hopewell, Stephen Milburn. 24. 272
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      Clarke Read 49.100 SM 142.11.0 Dec 17 1751 Jul 13 1752
      Appraisers: Cuthbert Abell, Nathaniel Hickman.
      Creditors: Robert Chesley, John Read.
      Next of kin: John Read, Philip Read.
      Administratrix/Executrix: Mary Read.

      Clark Read34.172 A SM 142.11.0 164.0.0 May 21 1753
      Sureties: Joseph Hopewell, John Hopewell.
      Payments to: Henry Jumagen, Robert Chesly, Mev. Lock, Joseph Edilin, John Read. Distribution to: accountants (1/3).
      Residue to (kin): Amey Clarke Read (aged 1).
      Administrators: George Rogers and his wife Mary Rogers.
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      CLARKE, Philip, St Mary's Co. 16 Feb, 1766; 17 Nov, 1766
      To son Philip Clarke, land where he now lives and the Negroes he is now possessed with: July, Adam, Dinah.
      To grandson John Clarke, son of my son Philip Clark, Negro girl Patty.
      To granddau. Hannah Clarke, dau. of my son Philip Clarke, Negro girl Minia.
      To granddau. Catharine Clark, dau. of son Philip Clarke, Negro boy Sam.
      To son George McCaul Clarke, land of the plantation I live on; Negro man Nace and Negro woman Judge.
      To grand dau. Rachel M. Clark, Negro boy called Moses.
      To granddau. Susanna McCaul Clark first child of above mentioned Negro woman Judge.
      To son Kenelon Clark tract which purchased of Thomas Evans, and three Negroesi Dyer, Harry and Jeff; also Negro girls Jen, Chania and Delf and Negro boy Jem; Negro woman Easter.
      To son Roger Clarke ten Negroes: Peter, Hebb, Munday, Telug(?), Jeny, Lettis(?), Gate, Stephen, Moll, and Winey; furniture.
      To son George McCaul Clarke and son Kenelon Clarke, bed and furniture.
      Mill to four sons before mentioned.
      To wife Catharine Clarke, 4 Negroes: Joney, Moll, Amey and Lucy.
      That Kenelin and Roger Clarke make this house I now live in their home till they arrive at age 22.
      Wife and four sons, exs.
      Wit: Hugh Hopewell, George Rogers, Mary Rogers. 34. 460

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