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

Bernard Johnson

Male Bef 1648 - 1681  (> 33 years)


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  • Name Bernard Johnson 
    Born Bef 1648  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Nov 1681  Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I091917  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 

    Family ID F37925  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth MNU Johnson,   b. Bef 1652,   d. 16 Feb 1694/95, Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 43 years) 
    Married Bef 1668  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Johnson,   b. Abt 1668, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1711, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years)
     2. Elizabeth Johnson,   b. Bef 1674, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1721, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 49 years)
     3. Martha Johnson,   b. Abt 1678, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1702, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years)
     4. Catherine Johnson,   b. Bef 1680, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1734, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 54 years)
     5. Bernard Johnson,   b. Bef 1681, Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F10488  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Johnson Bernard Calvert County, 10 July 1681; 14 Nov 1681
      To Wife Elizabeth, exec, Dove Nest during life
      To son Bernard, sd plantation at death of his mother
      to daus (unnamed), sd plantation in event of death of son Bernard without issue.
      Test: Jos Frye, Jas Puntfield
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      Gervise Shaw 6.522 A CA #9711 #10188 Nov 14 1679
      Payments to: Samuel Goosey, Charles Boteler, Col. Henry Darnall, James Ramzey, William Sedwick, John Bigger.
      Administrator: Bernard Johnson.
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      Prince George's Land Records 1710-1717 - Liber F -folio 234; 14 Mar 1712
      From: Philip Winery, planter of Prince George's County, and Mary his wife
      To: William Wilkinson of Charles County, Gent.
      By indenture 10 Oct 1711 for 45/10s Wilkerson purchased a parcel of land being the 4th part of land Mary inherited from her father Bernard Johnson; lying formerly in Calvert County now Prince George's County called Dove's Nest standing in the main branch of Swanson's Creek Signed: Philip Winery (mark & seal), Mary Winery (mark & seal)
      Witnessed: Henry Boteler, Thomas Jameson
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      Prince George's County Land Records, Folio 189;
      Indenture, 11 Aug 1707
      From: Clarke Skinner of Calvert County
      To Phillip Tottershell of Prince George's County
      For the sum of 308 a 110 acre part of land called Ladsford's Guift; bounded by land belonging to Banard Johnson and land laid out for Cornelius Caniday now owned by Ignatius Craycroft
      signed: Clarke Skinner
      witnessed: Rd. Marsham and James Greenfeild
      Memorandum: 11 Aug 1707 Ruth Skinner, wife of Clarke, examined by Thomas Greenfeild
      Alienation: 24 Sep 1707 Phillip Tottershell paid the sum of 4s/5p
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      Prince George's Land Records 1710-1717 - Liber F - Folio 25:
      Indenture, 17 Nov 1710
      From: Philip Tattershell of Prince George's County
      To: John Willson of Charles County
      For 35 110 acres in Prince George's County called Ludford's Gift; bounded by land of Ludford, Barnard Johnson and land laid out for Cornelius Cannady now owned by heirs of Ignatius Crayeroft
      Signed: Philip Tattershell (mark)
      Witnessed: R. Bradley, Edward Truman
      Memo: 17 Nov 1710 Philip Tattershell and Terisa his wife acknowled deed
      Alienation: 29 Nov 1710 John Willson paid the sum of 4s/4p
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      Prince George's Land Records 1710-1717 - Liber F - Folio 156:
      Indenture, 10 Oct 1711
      From: Philip Willery, planter of Prince George's County, and Mary his wife
      To: William Wilkerson of Charles County, Gent.
      Bernard Johnson, dec'd, late of that portion of Calvert County now Prince George's County possessed several parcels of land; one called Dove's Nest formerly laid out for Nathaniel Truman sold to Bernard Johnson of 150 acres on the west side of the Patuxent at the head of Swanston's Creek; the other called Dove's Peirch containing 200 acres; these lands by legal descent came to Mary, Elizabeth, Catharine and Martha, the 4 surviving daughters and co-heirs of their father; Mary has now married Philip Willery; Elizabeth married Hugh Williams, planter of Prince George's County; Catharine has married Paul Rawlings, planter of Prince George's County; Martha has married Thomas Nelson, planter of Prince George's County; by indenture bearing date of 10 Aug 1702 between the above daughter and their husbands the land was divided into 4 equal parts; for the sum of 46 Philip Willery and his wife Mary sold her portion of the land to William Wilkerson; bounded by the main branch of the Piscataway, Hugh Williams spring branch to Bridge Branch; containing 87 1/2 acres
      Signed: Philip Willery (mark & seal), Mary Willery (mark & seal)
      Witnessed: J. Gerrard, Philip Lee, Ja. Haddock
      Memo: Mary Willery acknowledged deed 10 oct 1711
      Payment: William Wilkerson paid 45/109 of lawful money of Great Brittain
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      Early Landowners - Calvert Co Md - Hall
      Johnson, Bernard
      Dove's Perch 6/14/1681 200a's. CB2i/436 SR7366
      Location: West side of The Patuxent River beginning at a bound Red Oak
      of Robert Dove and John Anderson's tract of land called Dove's Nest.
      Also adjoins Charles Bird's tract called Birdland.
      Other persons mentioned: Land rights assigned by Nicholas Porter the
      assignee of William Rosewell. Also, 50 acres due Johnson for transporting
      himself into this Province here to inhabit as appeals on record. Note: This
      tract is located in present day Prince George's County

      The Hatchett 6/23/1680 300a's. L20/408 SR7361
      Location: Calvert County in the woods next adjoining John Greer's land
      (not found) in the line of Arthur Ludford's tract of land called Ludford's
      Gift. Also adjoins Bernard Johnson's tract called Dove's Persh and a tract
      called Aquasco (otherwise called Brookes Court).

      Taylor, Samuel
      Taylor's Coast 8/10/1684 150a's. NSBi/10 SR7370
      Location: West side of The Patuxent River in the woods near the freshes
      beginning at a marked Oak of Bernard Johnson's tract of land called Dove
      Perch. Also adjoins John Bogue's tract called Poplar Hills, and Thomas
      Kemp's tract called Thomas & Anthony's Choice and his own land called
      Taylor's Marsh.

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