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

Elizabeth Hardy

Female 1726 - 1801  (74 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Hardy 
    Birth 27 Dec 1726  King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 15 Sep 1801  Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10550  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

    Father George Hardy,   b. Bef 1698, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 13 Feb 1758, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Drane,   b. Bef 1703, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 13 Feb 1758, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 56 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 4 Oct 1719  King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1644  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Wilcoxon,   b. 23 Apr 1725, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 15 Jan 1776, Prince George's County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 50 years) 
    Marriage 1746  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Henry Wilcoxon,   b. Aft 1746, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     2. Anthony Wilcoxon,   b. Aft 1746, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     3. John Wilcoxon,   b. Aft 1746, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     4. Mary Wilcoxon,   b. Aft 1746, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1801, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 55 years)  [Father: natural]
     5. Ruth Wilcoxon,   b. Aft 1746, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1801, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 55 years)  [Father: natural]
     6. Anne 'Nancy' Wilcoxon,   b. 1753, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1801, Laurens County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 49 years)  [Father: natural]
     7. Alse Wilcoxon,   b. Aft 1746, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1785, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 39 years)  [Father: natural]
     8. Thomas Wilcoxon,   b. Between 1746 and 1753, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 2 Jun 1838, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 92 years)  [Father: natural]
     9. Jesse Wilcoxon,   b. Aft 1755, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [Father: natural]
     10. George Wilcoxon,   b. Bef 1758, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1781, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 25 years)  [Father: natural]
     11. Elizabeth Wilcoxon,   b. 1764, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1801, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 38 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F6610  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2024 

  • Notes 
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      Prince George's County, St. John's and Prince George Parishes Maryland State Census 1776, Page 63
      Elizabeth Wilcoxon, 51: 13: 10: 5
      Thomas Wilcoxon, 29: 25: 7
      ===
      Prince George's County MD Will Book Liber T No. #1; 1797-1803;
      Folio 460 ELIZABETH WILCOXEN 09/05/ 1801 09/15/1801
      "being weak & Low ...."
      Bequeaths to:
      I . Mary Swearingen --daughter
      -should there be enough left over from the rent and produce of the plantation to have
      the sum of 3 guineas
      2. Ruth Wilcoxen --daughter
      -to have I cow, heifer and featber bed
      -to have the biggest of the colts which testatrix has
      3. Elizabeth Summers --daughter
      Nancy Wilcoxen --daughter
      -Negroes "Ben" "Suck" and "Lucy" to be divided among then and testatrix's daughter Ruth and should Elizabeth die w/out heirs, then Elizabeth and Ruth to divide the Negroes between them
      -remainder of the estate in be divided b-etween them and daughter Ruth
      4. Thomas Wilcoxen. --son -to have Negro boy -Judson"
      -named exeeutor or the will
      Witnesses; Overton Carr
      Henny Mahoney (mark)
      Then came: the two above named subscribers to the will
      Note; the testatrix signed the will with her mark
      ===
      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND WILLS; Liber T No. #1; 1790-1796;
      Folio 290 THOMAS WILCOXEN, Jr. 05/25/1775 01/15/1776
      Bequeaths to:
      I. Thomas Wilcoxen --son (eldest son)
      -to have the third of testator's part of a tract of land where testator now lives called "Dear Park" along w/ another tract of land called "Long Lane"
      -to have the tract of land "Talbert's Rest" and "Talburt's Lott" -to have Negro boy 'Peter."
      2, Henry Wilcoxen --son
      -to have Negro woman -Bess" and Negro boy "Nat"
      3. Alse Cramphin
      -to have 30 acres of land being part of a tract of land called The White Marses" adjoining the Widow Evens's land including the houses and meadow and the plantation to have for her natural life on her paying the sum of 6 pounds annually if demanded
      4. George Wilcoxen --son
      -to have all of testator's part of a tract of land called "The White Marshes-
      -to have Negro boy 'Jem"
      5, Anthony Wilcoxen --son
      -to have Negro boy "Isaac."
      6. John Wilcoxen --son
      -to have Negro boy "Dolney"
      7, Mary Wilcoxen --daughter
      -to have Negro girl "Rachel"
      8. Jesse Wilcoxen --son
      -to have Negro boy "Nan"
      9, Elizabeth Wilcoxen --wife
      -to have all the remainder of the estate both real and personal for her natural life
      -named executrix of the will along w/ testator's son Thomas
      10. Elizabeth Wilcoxen -daughter
      Ruth Wilcoxen --daughter
      Ann Wilcoxen --daughter
      -after widow's decease or remarriage to have the rest and remainder of testator's estate
      Witnesses: Henry Berkley, Levin Wilcoxen, Rebecca Sims (mark)
      Then came: Henry Berkley and Levin Wilcoxen Note: the testator signed the will in his own hand
      Then came: Thomas Wilcoxen 3rd and Elizabeth Wilcoxen
      ===
      1749-1752 Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records Liber PP [Abstract by Mike Marshall]; Page 31. At the request of Thomas Wilcoxon, Jr. the following Deed was recorded February 28, 1749/50
      I Thomas Wilcoxon, in consideration of the natural love and affection I bear unto my son Thomas Wilcoxon, planter as also diverse other good causes and considerations especially me moving have given to Thomas Wilcoxon and Elizabeth Wilcoxon his wife part of a tract surveyed for John Willcoxon called "Deer Park" containing 112 acres. Signed Thomas Wilcoxon in the presence of John Tolson, Thomas Blacklock, Jr., and acknowledged before John Hawkins Jr., George Fraser and at the same time Ruth Willcoxon wife of Thomas Wilcoxon relinquished her right of dower

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      Contributed by Shirley Middleton Moller

      The players are George Hardy Jr and Lucy Dent
      Henry Wilcoxen s/o Thomas Wilcoxen and wife Elizabeth Hardy (they are named in the lease also) and Elizabeth Hardy the dau of Wm Hardy, who is the bro of both the above Geo Jr and Elizabeth. This Wm was married to Elizabeth Lanham. He died bef this lease, so bef. 27 Jun 1753 and his wife had died aft. 5 Oct 1761

      1752-1757 Prince George's County, Maryland Land Records Liber NN [Abstract by Mike Marshall]; Page 147. At the request of George Hardy the following Lease was recorded July 13, 1753
      Indenture made June 27, 1753; Benjamin Calvert, Esq. of the city of Annapolis in consideration of 5 shillings sterling paid by George Hardy, planter of PGCo as also in consideration of the rents covenants hereafter in these presents mentioned have demised and to farm let by these presents part of a tract called "Lordships Kindness" containing 100 acres and beginning on the north side of the road that leads to Broad Creek and the beginning tree of the land whereon Hardy now lives for and during the natural life of Lucy Hardy wife of George Hardy, Jr. and for and during the natural life of Henry Wilcoxen, son of Thomas Wilcoxon by Elizabeth Wilcoxon his wife and for and during the natural life of Elizabeth Hardy daughter of William Hardy, deceased paying yearly the rent of 1 pound 10 shillings sterling money and two capons at the use of the Nativity of our blessed Lord and Savior at some place within 10 miles of the said land. Further George Hardy shall within 10 years from the date of hereof make upon some convenient place of fence standing orchard with 200 Apple trees. Signed Benjamin Calvert in the presence of and acknowledged before Henry Truman, Thomas Hodgkin
      ===
      1. Thomas WILCOXSON , Jr. was born 23 APR 1725 in Pr. Georges County, MD, and died BEF 15 JAN 1776 in Pr. Georges County, MD. He was the son of 2. Thomas WILCOXSON , Sr. and 3. Ruth LETTON. He married Elizabeth HARDY 1746 in Pr. Georges County, MD, daughter of George HARDY and Elizabeth DROYEN.

      Children of Thomas WILCOXSON , Jr. and Elizabeth HARDY are:

      i. Thomas WILCOXSON III was born 1747 in Prince George's County, Maryland, and died BEF 1822 in Prince George's County, Maryland. He married Mary HARDY 24 APR 1781 in Upper Marlborough, Prince George's County, Maryland.
      ii. Henry Hardy WILCOXSON was born 1749 in Prince George's County, Maryland, and died AFT 22 AUG 1792 in Ohio County, WV. He married Toccastos DEMENT.

      iii. Ruth Alse WILCOXSON was born 1753 in Prince George's County, Maryland. She married CRAMPHIM.

      iv. John Belt WILCOXSON was born 9 SEP 1754 in Prince George's County, Maryland, and died 25 DEC 1839 in Brooke County, WV. He married Elizabeth SWEARINGEN 1778 in Pr. Georges County, MD, daughter of Thomas SWEARINGEN and Ruth BEALL.

      v. George WILCOXSON was born 1755 in Montgomery County, Maryland, and died 1822 in Brooke County, WV. He married Mary SWEARINGEN 22 JAN 1778 in Rockville, Montgomery County, Maryland.

      vi. Anthony WILCOXSON was born 1756 in Prince George's County, Maryland, and died 1799. He married Ruth SWEARINGEN.

      vii. Mary WILCOXSON was born 1760 in Prince George's County, Maryland. She married Thomas SWEARINGEN.

      viii. Jesse WILCOXSON was born 1762 in Prince George's County, Maryland.

      ix. Elizabeth WILCOXSON was born 1764 in Prince George's County, Maryland. She married Levin SUMMERS 30 DEC 1786 in Upper Marlborough, Prince George's County, Maryland, son of John SUMMERS and Mary MOORE.
      x. Anne WILCOXSON.
      ===
      Prince George's County MD rent rolls 1700-1725 Vol 3
      7000a HIS LORDSHIP'S KINDNESS Surveyed: 02/29/1703
      Surveyed for Col. Henry Darnall beginning at a bound white oak standing on the west side. of the main branch of Piscataway. Rent --1 barrel of corn
      Possessors:
      Col, Darnall 7000 acres
      Conveyances & Re-surveys:
      03/25/1725 Thomas Chartres from Henry Darnall
      200 acres
      10/12/1724 Thomas Lenham from Henry Darnall
      100 acres
      03/05/1725 John Perkin from Henry Darnall
      100 acres
      04/30/1728 John Hyde from Henry Darnall
      700 acres
      05/24/1729 John Hyde from Henry Darnall and others
      700 acres
      05/24/1729 Henry Darnall, Jr. from Henry Darnall, Sr.
      300 acres
      07/24/1730 James Burgess from John Hyde
      100 acres
      07/24/1730 George Hardy from John Hyde
      245 acres
      07/24/1730 William Hardy from John Hyde
      161 acres
      07/30/1730 Maurice Morris from John Hyde
      154 acres
      07/30/1730 Eleanor McGregor from John Hyde
      100 acres
      07/29/1730 John Dowkitt (?) from John Hyde
      100 acres
      07/24/1730 Thomas Chartres from John Hyde
      200 acres
      07/24/1730 Powel Talbott from John Hyde
      150 acres
      07/24/1730 John Talbot from John Hyde
      150 acres
      07/24/1730 Daniel Page from John Hyde
      100 acres

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