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

Richard Wise

Male Abt 1672 - 1715  (~ 43 years)


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  • Name Richard Wise 
    Born Abt 1672 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Jul 1715  Charles County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I065597  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2019 

    Father Richard Wise,   b. 1655, Gilston, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1732/33, St. Mary's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Diana MNU Wise,   b. 1664, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1718, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 55 years) 
    Married 1680  St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F02439  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Browne,   b. Abt 1672, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1720, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Married 1700  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Richard Wise,   b. 1700, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Francis Wise,   b. 1702, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1751, Frederick County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F02430  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Richard Wise 36C.251 I CH 5.0.0 Jul 19 1715
      Appraisers: James Simson, William Sanders.
      Creditors: none.
      Next of kin: 2 children (unnamed, underage).
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      Wellman, Joseph, planter, St Mary's Co., 13th Nov., 1733 ; 16th Mar., 1740-41.
      To son Michael and male hrs., 50 A. land "Wellmans Chance." In lieu of such hrs. afsd. property to pass to son Joseph and male hrs. and in turn to son William and male hrs. In event of their death without male hrs., to daus. Susannah and Anne and their hrs. and in event of their death without male hrs. to bro. Thomas,
      To son Joseph and male hrs., "Brothers Dread."
      To son William and male hrs., "Sisters To Have and Hold."
      To wife Ann, extx., 1/3 estate.
      Test: George Reade, William Feilder, Richard Wise.
      Note: By Codicil on 29th Nov. 1733, wife Ann having died meanwhile testator appoints his bro. Thomas and Adam Wise as joint exs. Test: George Reade, Anthony Brokle, Edward Silence. 22. 316.
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      Joseph Willman 19.73 A SM 38.17.9 28.17.2 Jun 28 1742
      Sureties: John Williams (of St Mary's Hundred), James Talbott.
      Received from: William Fielder, Andrew Butcher, Thomas Aisquith, Samuel Junefer, Robert Hammett, William Wise, Richard Wise, Elisabeth Lee.
      Payments to: Abraham Barns, Stephen Tayor, Mr. William Cartwright, Luke Norris, James Daniel, John Sherminder.
      Executor: Thomas Willman.


      Maryland Genealogical Society Bulletin Fall 1992 Vol 33 Number 4; Charles County Depositions by Robert W. Barnes
      FRANKLIN, John, age 55, 20 Jan. 1726 CHLR P#2 35:492. Age 58, 29 April 1729 CHLR Q#2 36:275. age 63, 6 April 1733 CHLR R#2 3732. Age 65, 7 April 1736; CHLR T#3 38:98. Age, March 1758, stated that 40 years ago he lived on William Collier's land, which was held as part of Simpson's Supply, and wishing to know the bounds of said part he applied to the Widow Cornish, who went with him to a branch called Cornish's Spring Branch and showed him a marked poplar, etc, which parted her land and Collier's, and the line ran from the said poplar to a white oak by Mary Wises old field, etc, and that Mary Wise was one of the daughters of the widow Cornish by her husband Garrard Brown, and Jane Woodward, another of the said daughters (as he understood) and he never heard of any other children of the said Gerrard Brown, and also he understood that the heirs of Gerrard Brown held 100 a. of land in Simpson's Supply and 100 a. in the Christian Temple Manor, and he understood [that] the widow Cornish lived on Simpson's Supply, and that about 43 years ago he asked John Woodward if he lived on the Manor and he answered no, he lived on Simpson's Supply, but very near the manor line and that about the same time the widow Wise told him she lived on the manor, and he had lived in a house by the house wherein Anne Burn lived; CHLR H#3 52:425. Age 88, 24 July 1758; CHLR H#3 52:58. Age 90, 11 Aug. 1760; CHLR K#3 54:4.

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