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

John Baldwin Adamson

Male Bef 1703 - 1745  (> 42 years)


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  • Name John Baldwin Adamson 
    Born Bef 1703 
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Mar 1744/45  Prince George's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I075163  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Family ID F19215  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Hammond,   b. 1697, St. Margaret's, Westminister Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1744, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 46 years) 
    Married Bef 1723  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Basil Adamson,   b. 1728, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1785, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     2. Lucy Adamson,   b. 1729, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1745, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 17 years)
     3. Jeremiah Adamson,   b. 1731, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1769, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 39 years)
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F09660  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      John Baldwin Adamson 30.358 PG 44.5.6 Mar 22 1744 Mar 29 1745
      Appraisers: William West, Luke Barnard.
      Creditors: Adam Thompson.
      Next of kin: Lucy Adamson.
      Administrator: Mr. John Haymond (also John Hayward )
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      John Baldwin Adamson 22.209 A PG 43.5.6 11.4.1 Jun 25 1746
      Sureties: John Litton, John Jones.
      Payments to: Dr. Adam Thompson, Daniel Dulany, Esq.
      Heirs: children: Lucy Adamson (of age), Basill Adamson, Jeremiah Adamson.
      Administrator: John Haymond.
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      Magruder, Sarah, widow, Prince George Co.,
      16 Jan. 1731: wrote will, probated 28 Sept. 1734 (Orphans court Bk J, p. 2325-36)
      Land, called HEAD AKE, lying in the Eastern Branch of Potowmack, containing 300 acres, to be equally divided bewteen daughter, Eleanor Wade, wife of Nehemiah Wade and Sarah Claggett, daughter of George Clagett and my daughter Mary Claggett, decd.
      to dau. Elizabeth Beall, wife of William Bell, one silver tankard
      to dau. Verlinda Bell, one silver tankard
      to dau. Eleanor Wade, two silver tumblers, two silver salts and six silver spoons
      to Mary Edmonson, six silver spoons
      to William Selby, son of William Selby, six silver spoons and one negro girl
      to Sarah Magruder, daughter of Ninian, my son, one negro man called Will
      to John Magruder, son of said son, Ninian, one malotto boy named Bailey
      to Samuel Belt, son of Ninian Bell, desc., one negro boy named Batchelor now in possession of said Samuell Bell
      to Sarah Clagett, one negro girl
      to sons and daughters: John, James, Verlinder, Alexander, Eleanor: one working negro
      to sons and daughters: Samuel, Ninian, Elizabeth, John, James, Verlinda, William, Alexander and Eleanor and granddaughter Sarah Clagett ...
      execs: John Magruder and John Bell
      wit: Jno. Baldwin Adamson, Anne Adamson
      June 1734: inventory five pages long; kin: Samuel and Ninian Magruder; creditors Jo: Coswell, Joseph Casser, exec: John Magruder, John Beal (merchant)
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      Diggs, (Digges) William, gent., Prince George's County, 1st Aug., 1739; 20th Aug., 1740.
      To wife Elinor, dwelling plantation "Mellwood Park" purchased from Henry Darnall, and 1/4 Personal estate. At her death to pass to son Nicholas and dau. Mary.
      To son Edward and hrs., "Essex" adjoining plantation of Francis Marbury and personalty. Should he make any other claim on estate his share to be divided bet. child. Ignatius, Nicholas and Mary.
      To son Ignatius and hrs, dwelling plantation at death of mother and 218 A. "Free School Farm" bought from Thomas Holsworth, 250 A. "Cole Brigade" bought from John Forbes, part of "Crawcrofts Purchase," part of "Hatchel," 122 A. "Little Addition" and 225 A. "Aquascott Alias," part of "Brook Court" and 1/3 personal estate.
      To son Nicholas and hrs., 1000 A. "Pyans Grove" which testator bought from Charles Pye and 1/3 personal estate.
      To dau. Mary, 1/3 personal estate.
      Testator desires that land in Virginia and Maryland not already mentioned in will be sold and the proceeds divided bet. 3 child. afsd. The 1000 A. patented land in Virginia in testator's name belongs also to Daniel Dulany and Daniel Carroll of Malbough and testator desires that they get each their third.
      To sons Francis and Thomas, personalty.
      Ex.: Sons Ignatius and Nicholas.
      Test: Thomas Clark, Ninian Willett, John Baldwin Adamson, Flayll Payne. 22.232.
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      Prince George's Land Records 1717-1726 - Liber I - Folio: 525
      Deed of Gift, 25 Mar 1723; enrolled' 3 Mar 1724
      From: Stephen Yoakley of Prince George's County
      To: John Smith Prather, Rachel Prather, Philip Prather, and Aaron Prather children of Thomas Prather late of Prince George's County A gift of a certain sum of money due to each when they reach a certain age from the sale of the items listed below; Stephen Yoakley married Martha Prather, widow of Thomas Portlier and mother of the children; Yoakley sold Thomas Williams, planter of Prince George's County , a Negros man called Hecter, one called Toby, one called Robin, one feather hod and furniture with tester, one large looking glass, four horses, one servant woman Ann Adamson and 6 silver spoons /s/ Stephen Yoakely (seal)
      Wit: Elines Nuthall (mark), John Baldwin Adamson
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      Prince George's County Circuit Court
      Land Survey, Subdivision, and Condominium Plats
      MSA S1203: (Certificates, Patented, PG)
      Index by Reference

      Adamson, John Baldwin; Adamson Choice; 100 Acres 1729/09/12 Patented Certificate 11 3 0 MSA S 1203-70
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