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

Catherine Elizabeth Dyer

Female 1824 - Aft 1848  (~ 29 years)


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  • Name Catherine Elizabeth Dyer 
    Born Between 1820 and 1824  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 1848  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I104563  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 May 2022 

    Father Horatio Dyer,   b. 1789, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1866, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Simpson,   b. Abt 1803, Bryantown, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1825, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 21 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 15 Jan 1819  Bryantown, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F39603  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Charles County Maryland Will Book DJ-16, 1833-1850; {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 456.
      Caroline Simpson, Will (Nuncupative), September 4, 1847
      Miss Caroline Simpson about two hours previous to her death directed her property to be distributed as follows and to be considered her last will and testament.
      I give the use of my interest in the land where I live to my brother Alexander Simpson in charge of my sister Jane {Simpson} and after his death I bequeath it to my nephew Edmund Smith.
      My negro man Washington, I give to my nephews Alexander Green and Thomas Green in the care of my sister Jane {Simpson}.
      I give my negro man Carter to my sister Jane {Simpson}.
      I give to my niece Eliza Dyer, 60 dollars, 25 dollars to sister Jane {Simpson} for my brother Alexander Simpson, 10 dollars to Reverend Mr. Courtnay and whatever balance may be left to be equally divided among the rest.
      I give my share in the stock to my niece Eliza Dyer.
      To niece Mary George Smith, my breastpin and ring.
      My clothes to be divided between my nieces Eliza Dyer and Mary George Smith.
      My horse I give to my nephew Edmund Smith.
      My best quilt to brother Alexander.
      My bed bedstead to my sister Jane {Simpson}.
      My sheets to be divided between my nieces Eliza Dyer and Mary George Smith.
      CC Sct; on this 4th day of September 1847 before me the subscriber a Justice of the Peace for said county personally appeared Louisa Smith and Mary J{ane} Simpson and made oath that the aforegoing will or instrument of writing was the request of Caroline Simpson a few hours before her death.
      We the undersigned hereby certify that we believe that the aforegoing instrument of writing to be the intention and wish of Caroline Simpson dec'd given under our hands this 4th day of September 1847.
      Alexander Simpson
      Catharine Eliza Dyer
      Bennet Green
      We the undersigned heirs at law and representatives of Caroline Simpson do hereby agree that the paper heretofore filed in the office of Register of Wills to be the Nuncupative Will, given under our hands and seals this 15th day of May 1848.
      Bennet Green
      Alexander Simpson
      Louisa Smith
      Catherine Eliza Dyer
      Mary J. Simpson

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