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

James Collings

Male 1746 - Abt 1802  (56 years)


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  • Name James Collings 
    Born 1746  Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Abt 1802  Adams County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I062184  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 

    Family Christian Turner Davis,   b. Abt 1755, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1830, Adams County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Married 20 Feb 1780  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F43239  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Prince George's County, St. John's and Prince George Parishes Maryland State Census 1776, pg 49
      James Collings, 30: 23: 1
      Sarah Collings, 65: 20
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1780-1784; Liber FF 1 {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 60. At the request of James Collings the following Deed was recorded September 2, 1780
      Indenture made June 3, 1780; Peter Wood, planter of Charles County, Maryland in consideration of 950 pounds of tobacco paid by James Collings, planter of PGCo has sold 9 ½ acres of land lying in PGCo and bounded by the main road leading from Swanson's Neck to Bate's Mill and the division line of "Doves Nest" and "Doves Perch". Signed Peter Wood in the presence of and acknowledged before Thomas Gantt, Jr., Alexander Howard Magruder and at the same time Elizabeth Wood wife of Peter Wood relinquished her right of dower
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      Montgomery County Land Records, 1777-1781; Liber A1, Page 549. Jun 26, 1780 from Jacob Hess of M, to James Collings of Alexandria, Virginia, for 6000 £lot #16 in George Town, bounded by lot #15. Also the north half of lot #3 in the Addition to George Town, as per the plat and certificate of the Addition to George Town on the records of Frederick County will more fully appear, provided that the sd James Collings pays to Charles Beatty the annual rent of penny sterling each Feb 1. Signed - Jacob Hess. Wit - Richard Thompson*, Thos. Beall of Geo*. Anne Barbara, wife of the sd Jacob Hess, relinquished her right of dower to the within mentioned land. Recorded Aug 28, 1780.

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