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

Hezekiah Dement

Male 1785 - 1876  (91 years)


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  • Name Hezekiah Dement 
    Born 1785  Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Jan 1876  Washington, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I066524  Tree1
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 

    Father Edward Dement,   b. Abt 1752, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1832, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Mother Dorcas Mackon,   b. 20 Nov 1750, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1833, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 84 years) 
    Married Aft 1777  Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F31220  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • === Contributed by Ralph D. Smith

      1822-1824 - The Index to Charles Co., Md. Land Records, Liber IB#15 (1822-1824) which is on MSA Microfilm Roll CR 34,672 shows on p. 304 Hezekiah L. [sic] Dement to Richard Gardiner and Charles Kenneman -- Bill of Sale.

      1830 - Hezekiah T. Dement is in the 1830 Census of District 3, Charles Co., Md., as follows: 000001-00001.

      June 19, 1835 - On June 19, 1835, the undersigned respectfully represent to the Charles Co., Md. Court that they are the representatives and only heirs of Edward Dement, late of Charles Co., deceased, and request that Hezekiah Dement's earlier petition for the division of Edward Dement's real estate be ratified and confirmed. Signed:
      --Lucinda Dement [grandau.]
      --Rebecca R. Dement [grandau.]
      --Henry Dement [grandson]
      --William Dement [grandson]
      --Mary E. Dement [?]
      --Caroline Dement [grandau.]
      --Mary Dement [?]
      --Catharine Dement [grandau.]
      --Ann Barber [dau.]
      --Julian Dement [?]
      --Hezekiah Dement [son]
      Source: Holmes, Marilyn, "Dements Through the Ages," Vol. 1, pp. 46-7.

      1840 - Hezekiah T. Dement is in the 1840 Census of District 4, Charles Co., Md., as follows: 0100001-210001.

      1850 - Hezekiah T. Dement is in the 1850 Census of Ward 5, Washington, D.C., as follows:
      --H. T. Dement (male), age 50, carpenter, b. Md.
      --E. M. Dement (female), age 46, b. Md.
      --K. or A. Dement (male), age 19, laborer, b. Md.
      --E. C. Dement (female), age 12, b. Md.
      --H. R. Dement, age 7, b. Md.
      --Virginia Dement, age 3, b. Md.
      Comment: There is a white Hezekiah Dement, age 65, b. Md., in the 1850 Census of Bryantown, Charles Co., Md., shown in the household of the mulatto Wat Swann, age 32, and family. Source: Davis, Linda D., "The 1850 Census of Charles County, Maryland," p. 157. There are no other Dements in the household.

      Hezekiah T. Dement, d. Jan. 1876 in Washington, D.C., m. Elizabeth M. ________, buried April 1, 1869 in Washington, D.C.
      Source: Holmes, Marilyn, "Dements Through the Ages," Vol. 1, pp. 43-9.

      === hezekiah is in the 1850 CC census at age 65 yrs.
      Charles County Maryland Will Book DJ-16, 1833-1850; {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 163.
      Mary MacHorn, Will, March 10, 1836; August 13, 1839
      I, Mary Mackhorn of CC, being perfect health of body, and of sound and disposing mind, memory and understanding;
      Pecuniary Legacy; I devise unto Hezekiah Dement {b. 1785} all personal and real estate
      Executor: none nominated
      Signed: March 10, 1836 Mary Mackhorn
      Wit: Henry C. Love, Chloe Hayden

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