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

Catherine Johnson

Female Bef 1680 - Bef 1734  (< 54 years)


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  • Name Catherine Johnson 
    Born Bef 1680  Calvert County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Bef 1734  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I091920  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 

    Father Bernard Johnson,   b. Bef 1648, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1681, Calvert County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 33 years) 
    Mother 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 
    Family ID F10488  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Paul Rawlings,   b. Bef 1675,   d. Bef 1734, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 59 years) 
    Married Bef 1 Oct 1696  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Paul Rawlings,   b. 1699,   d. 21 Aug 1767, Prince George's County, Maryland - Inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     2. Bernard Johnson Rawlings,   b. Bef 1710,   d. 12 Aug 1777, Charles County, Maryland - Admin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 67 years)
     3. David Rawlings,   b. Bef 1720, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1786, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 66 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F11377  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Fry, Eliza:, widow of Joseph Fry, Calvert Co., 7th Feb., 1694; 16th Feb., 1694.
      to daus. by first husband, viz., Mary Willisey, Eliza: Graves, Catherine and Martha Johnson, and their hrs., joint legatees of entire estate equally.
      Ex.: Son-in-law Philip Willisey.
      Test: Ignatius Craycroft, Philip Tettershall, Thos. Nelson. 7. 2.
      By codicil testatrix gives her child., viz., Robert, Joseph, and Susannah Fry, personalty.
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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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      Prince George's Land Records 1743-1746 - Liber BB - Page 169.
      Deed of Mortgage, recorded at the request of James Russell (Merchant). Jul 26, 1744 from Bernard Johnson Rawlins of PG, planter, to James Russell of PG, Merchant, for 82 3 shillings and 6 pence sterling, part of a tract of land called Mudds Rest, situated in Charles County, containing about 100 acres. Also all that part or parcel of land of Paul Rawlins & Catherine, his wife, whereon the sd Bernard Johnson Rawlins now dwells, situated in PG, bounded by the road that runs by Wm Read's corn field, then along a branch to the top of a hill in the greatest fork of Sturdys branch to the line of Robert Dove, & so to the extremities of the sd plantation of the sd Paul Rawlins & Catherine, his wife, westward by the land of Bigger Head & James Wilson, containing about 40 acres. Also, the following Negroes, to wit, 1 man named Jack, 1 woman named Flora, 1 man named Jenkin, & 1 girl named Jean. If, however, sd Bernard Johnson Rawlins pays sd James Russell, on Nov 10, 1745, 82 3 shillings and 6 pence sterling, with legal interest, then this deed shall be void. Otherwise, sd Rawlins, upon reasonable request, will yield up and deliver the 2 tracts of land afd into the hands of sd Russell. Signed - Barnard Johnson Rawllings. Wit - J Wilson*, Hen Truman*. Martha Rawlings, the wife of the within mentioned Bernard Johnson Rawlings, relinquished her right of dower to the within mentioned lands. Recorded Aug 6, 1744.
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      Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records 1749-1752; Liber PP {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 82. At the request of James Thomas the following Deed was recorded November 27, 1750
      Indenture made October 29, 1750; William Reed, planter, in considerationio of 6,000 pounds of tobacco paid by James Thomas, planter, has sold a tract of Paul Rawlings and Catharine Rawlings his wife whereon Barnard Johnson Rawlings formerly dwelt, containing 40 acres and binding on the road that runs by William Reed's cornfield to the line of Robert Dove and a tract called Beale [sic "Beale's Chance"], formerly belonging to Bigger Head. Signed William Reed, in the presence of John Lee, Levin Wailes and acknowledged before Henry Truman, John Hawkins, Jr., and at the same time Elizabeth Reed wife of William Reed relinquished her right of dower.

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