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

Joshua Kennerly

Male Bef 1682 - 1733  (> 51 years)


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  • Name Joshua Kennerly 
    Born Bef 1682 
    Gender Male 
    Died Mar 1732/33  Dorchester County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I095683  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2019 

    Father William Kennerly,   b. Bef 1662,   d. 10 May 1699, Dorchester County, Maryland - inventory Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 37 years) 
    Mother Alice MNU Kennerly,   b. Bef 1666,   d. 29 May 1713, Dorchester County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 47 years) 
    Family ID F22357  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha Everton,   b. Bef 1686, Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1732, Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 46 years) 
    Married Bef 1702  Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Kennerly,   b. Bef 1703, Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1732, Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 31 years)
     2. Martha Kennerly,   b. Abt 1705, Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1748, Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years)
     3. Hester Kennerly,   b. Abt 1707, Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1740, Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years)
     4. Sarah Kennerly,   b. Abt 1716, Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1732, Dorchester County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 17 years)
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F37903  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Kennerly (Kenarly), Joshua, planter, Dorchester Co., 12th day, 7th mo. (Sept.), 1731;
      10th Jan., 1732.
      To son William and hrs., dwell. plan. "Caverton," on condition that one room be reserved as a Meeting House for Quaker's, and one for use of dau. Sarah while she remains unmarried; shd. sd. son not comply with above conditions, afsd. land to pass to dau. Sarah and hrs.
      To dau. Sarah and hrs., 17 A. "End of Contraversey," bou. of William Dawsey, and 83 A. of same tract bon. of John Dawsey; sd. dau. dying without issue, afsd. tracts to pass to grandson Joshua and hrs.; and personalty left to her by Father Everdons will.
      To son Joshua and hrs., 2 tracts bon. of John Loockerman lying on Fishing Ck., known as "Kennerly's Addition"; sd. son dying without issue, to pass to grandson William Edmondson; also mark (for stock) bou. of Edward Harden.
      To dau. Martha, now called Right, 1s.
      To grandson Joshua Edmondson and hrs., lot and house at Viana, lot being No. 22, bou. from William Rounds and John Hampton; sd. grandson dying without issue, to pass to granddau. Mary Edmondson and hrs.
      To child. William, Hester Edmondson and Sarah, residue of personal estate. Certain personalty to be appraised and included in personal estate. Two accounts of goods delivered to William Kennerly and Solomon Edmondson are inclosed in will, so sd. accounts may be equalized and dau. Sarah have to the same value.
      Overseers: Peter Sharp, William Edmondson, Thomas Brannock and Daniel Cox.
      Exs.: Son William and Solomon Edmondson.
      Test: David Peterkin, Thomas Shehawn, Peter Stokes (Stoakes), David Shehawn. 20, 532
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      Joshua Kennerly 17.105 DO 454.8.11 Mar 1732 Apr 14 1732
      (also Joshua Kennarly)
      Appraisers: Henry Trippe, Thomas Brannock.
      Creditors: Andrew Telfer.
      Next of kin: Joshua Kennerly, William Grantham.
      Executors: Solomon Edmondson, William Kenarly.
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      Joshua Kennerly 17.658 DO 1.19.11 Mar 13 1733
      Appraisers: Henry Trippe, Thomas Brannock.
      Mentions: Joshua Kennerly.
      Executors: William Kennerly, Solomon Edmondson.
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      Joshua Kennerlly 12.184 A DO 454.8.11 150.1.10 Mar 13 1733
      Received from: Ann Mace, Elisabeth Woollford, Thomas Revett, William Phillips, James Fooks, Curtis Evans, Susannah Dow, Margaret Ryan, Peter Stokes, Archbald Grahame, John Ryan, Henry Johnson, Thomas Mace, Amos Bunt, John Ford, John Munday, Thomas Howell, Phillip Tall, Thomas Brannock, Thomas Shehawn, William Rawley, James Trego, Elisabeth Trego, James Mooney, John Salsburry, Peter Stoakes, John Mackeel, William Cannon, William Stokes, James Jarrard, Jacob Mills, William Gorman, Samuel Willoughby, Nicholas Lockerman (in Pennsylvania), John Brannock.
      Payments to: Andrew Telfer paid to William Murray, Charles Calvert, Esq., Edward Taylor paid to Ann Mace, Amy Hill, John Brannock, Solomon Taylor, Thomas Dickenson, Jonah Francis, Michael Howard, Esq., William Grantham who married Sarah (daughter), Solomon Edmonson (accountant), William Kennerly (accountant).
      Executors: William Kennerly (Quaker), Solomon Edmonson (not a Quaker).
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      Joshua Kennerly 12.380 A DO 10.2.4 Aug 27 1734
      Received from: John Dawsey, William Cullin, William Gorman, Richard Perry, Hannah Hayes, William Tregs, Benjamin Granger, Thomas Hutchins, Daniel Hubbart, Ellinor Thompson, Arthur Wheatley, John Harrington, Jane Garrett.
      Payments to: John Anderson, David Peterkin, Capt. John Pitt.
      Executors: William Kennerly (also William Kenerly, Quaker), Solomon Edmonson (not a Quaker).
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      Joshua Kennerly 12.698 A DO 25.8.8 Feb 5 1734
      Received from: Walter Fitzhugh, Mark Fisher, William Hill, William Cullens. Payments to: William Beckingham, Tench Francis, Mrs. Rebecca Calvert due to
      Charles Calvert, Esq., Benjamine Tasker & Daniel Dulany, Esq., Mr. William
      Cumming.
      List of debts: Margret Ryon (dead, insolvent).
      Mentions: parties (unnamed) are all at age.
      Executors: William Kennerly (Quaker), Solomon Edmondson (not a Quaker).
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      Allice Kennerly 33B.217 A 150.0.0 60.6.2 May 29 1713
      (also Alice Kennerly)
      Payments to: Richard Johns, Francis Fisher, Daniel Cox.
      Legatees: Elisabeth Kennerly daughter of Joseph Kennerly, 3 daughters (unnamed) of Joseph Kennerly.
      Executor: Joshua Kennerly.
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      Mary Orrell 16.46 DO 2.2.0 Jun 22 1730 Dec 11 1730
      Appraisers: Thomas Brannock, Sr., David Peterkin.
      Mentions: John Tollit and his wife Mary Tollit (both dead insolvent). Administrator: Joshua Kennerly
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      Mary Orrell 11.378 A DO 2.14.6 Apr 22 1732
      Payments to: Thomas Brannock, Sr., David Peterkin, Charles Calvert, Esq. Administrator: Joshua Kennerly (Quaker).
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      William Mills 11.123 A DO 6.16.8 Jun 3 1731
      Payments to: Joshua Kennerly. Executor: Joseph Mills.
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      Nicholas Mace 11.301 A DO 133.17.6 66.17.3 Dec 31 1731
      Payments to: Rev. Thomas Thompson, Thomas Nevitt (merchant), Dr. William Murray, Joshua Kenarly, John Pitt, Col. Roger Woolford.
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      Anthony Thompson 11.404 A DO 1.12.9 May 30 1732
      Payments to: Joshua Kenarly.
      Administrators: John Granger and his wife Elisabeth Granger.
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      Col. Roger Woollford 12.179 A DO 912.1.7 109.2.2 Mar 6 1733
      Sureties: Rev. Thomas Airey, Capt. Richard Willis.
      Payments to: Richard Bennett, Esq. & Co., Isaac Johns (of Calvert County), Robert Ungle, Esq., William Johns, Capt. Robert Gordon (of Anne Arundel County), Joshua Kennerly, Dr. William Murray, Michael Howard, Esq. on account of Charles Ungle, Lewis Grifin.
      Representatives: executors, Elisabeth Hicks, Mary Pitt, Sarah Jones.
      Executors: Elisabeth Woollford, Thomas Woollford, John Woollford,
      Executors: Ann Mace, Thomas Mace, John Mace.
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      Kenarly, Alice, Dorchester Co., 24th Oct., 1702; 2nd Mch., 1702.
      To Daniel Cox for the use of the Quakers of Talbot Co., and to Richard Jones for their use in A. A. Co.., personalty.
      To son Joseph and to his 3 child., Joseph, Eliza: and Mary, and to William, son of son Joshua, personalty.
      To son Joshua, ex., and hrs., residue of estate, real and personal, including dwelling plantation on Fishing Ck. Little Choptanke R.
      Test: Thos. Everndon, Henry Davis, Win. Dixon, Theodore Matkyn. 11. 293.
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      Everendon, Thomas, Dorchester Co., residing at Joshua Kenerley 's. 4th May, 1710;
      5th June, 1710.
      To dau. Martha Kenerly, granddaus. Martha and Hester (daus. of Joshua .Kenerly and dau. Martha), at 18 yrs., personalty; if they die during minority, to pass to any other dau. of sd. Kenerlys, and lacking daus. to their son.
      To grandson William Kenerly, 500 A., "Everndon'.s Lott" on Annomessex R., adjoining lands of Thomas Williams and George Johnson, deceased.
      To Richard Waters, 850 A. on Annomessex R., and to Eliza:, his wife, and their hrs., land , between ed. river and Monokin R.
      To John Sims and Henry Wilcox, of Canterbury, Kent Co., England, land , in. St. Dunstone's Parish, purchased from Henry Rogers of Henry Grove, and now used as a burying-place for Quakers, provided it be continued as such a burying-place.
      To son Nathaniel, house in Phila., Penna., situated on Second Street, during life.
      To George, eld. son of Abraham Johnson, of Canterbury, and Joseph Kenerly, personalty.
      Toward building Quaker Meeting House at head of Trans- quaking, Porches. Co., 10.
      To Son-in-law Joshua Kenerly, ex. and residuary legatee. Test: Archibald Grimes, James Treego. 13. 56.

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