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

Sarah Young

Female Bef 1743 - 1814  (> 71 years)


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  • Name Sarah Young 
    Born Bef 1743  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 5 Nov 1814  Montgomery County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I106880  Tree1
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 

    Father William Young,   b. 1706, St. James Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1779, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Eleanor Birckhead,   b. 17 Jun 1710, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1787, Prince George's County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married Abt 1728  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F10317  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Benjamin Adams,   b. Bef 1739, St. Mary's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1765, Frederick County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 26 years) 
    Married Bef 1760  King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Alexander Adams,   b. 18 Feb 1760, King George's Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1814, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 55 years)
     2. Cassandra Adams,   b. Abt 1762, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1814, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years)
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F31675  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 William O'Neale,   b. Bef 1740, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1812, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 72 years) 
    Married Abt 1766  Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William O'Neale,   b. Aft 1766
     2. Anne O'Neale,   b. Aft 1766,   d. 7 Jul 1807, Rockville, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 39 years)
     3. Eleanor O'Neale,   b. 2 Sep 1766, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1840, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F02829  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      O'NEALE, SARAH, widow of William O'Neale L I f 35 27 Feb 1812
      L 2 p 394 5 Nov 1814
      Son: Alexander Adams
      Son-in-law: Richard West
      Exs: Alexander Adams and Richard West
      Wit: Jesse Leech, John Fleming, John Braddock
      ===
      ADAMS, BENJAMIN, Frederick Co., planter. 25 Oct, 1764; 11 Apr, 1765
      Wife: Sarah.
      Children: Alexander and Cassandra.
      Tracts: Land on north side of road, called Fall Road.
      Extx: Wife Sarah Adams.
      Wit: Samuel Carnols, Wm. West, son of William and Alexander Irvine. 33, 252
      ===
      Benjamin Adams 88.99 FR 4108.0.0 Sep 11 1765; Sep 19 1765
      Appraisers: William Fee, Samuel West.
      Creditors: Robert Peters for John Glassford & Co., Richard Beall.
      Next of kin; Joseph Wilson, Isaac Davis.
      Executrix: Sarah Adams.===
      Folio 120 WILLIAM YOUNG PG 05/20/1779 11/16/1779
      "tho weak in Body
      Bequeaths to:
      I. Eleanor Young --wife
      -to have testator's dwelling plantation beginning at the beginning tree of the said land and running thence to the end of 250 perches thence. . crossing the land thence . . . to have for her natural life
      -to have the remainder of the personal estate for her natural life and to dispose of as she pleases.
      2. William Young --son
      -at widow's decease to have the land left to her
      -to have 1/2 of a tract of land called "Wilson's Delay" cont. 204 acres
      -to have Negro boy "Tom" -to have Negro girl "Henne"
      -named executor of the will along w/ testator's son Abraham
      3. Abraham Young --son
      -should William die w/out heirs, then to have the land left to testator's widow after her decease
      -to have the remainder of the tract of land called "Knock" along w/ all that tract or parcel of land he is now possessed of lying on Wats Branch called "Partnership"
      -to have Negroes "Adam" "Cate" "Ana" and "Isaac"
      -to have 1 feather bed and furn., 2 cows and calves
      4. John Young --son
      -to have the remainder of "Wilson's Delay" cont. 204 acres and the division between the two halves to remain the same
      5. Elizabeth Wheeler --daughter
      -to have Negroes "Rachel" "Bob" and "Sarah"
      -to have 25 pounds in cash
      6. Eleanor Wallace --daughter
      -to have Negro boy "James" which she now has in her possession
      7. John Wallace --son
      -to have Negro boy "George"
      8. Mary Wallace --granddaughter
      -to have Negro girl "Dafnie"
      9. Rebekah Magruder --daughter -to have 5 shillings
      10. Susannah Wallace --daughter
      -to have the sum of 5 shillings
      11. Sarah O'Neal --daughter
      -to have the sum of 5 shillings
      12. William Conn --grandson
      -to have the sum of 25 pounds
      13. Eleanor (Conn?) --granddaughter (sister of William)
      Jane (Conn ?) --granddaughter (sister of William)
      -to have the sum of 10 pounds each
      14. Walter Evans, Jonathan Slater
      -to help widow divide the estate should any differences arise
      Witnesses: Walter Evans, William Cossey (mark), Henry Berkley
      Then came: the three above named subscribers to the will
      Note: the testator signed the will in his own hand
      ===
      PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND WILLS; Liber T No. #1; 1784-1789;
      Folio 244 ELEANOR YOUNG 10/12/1786 04/11/1787
      "being of perfect mind and memory ..."
      Bequeaths to:
      1. John Young --son
      -to have Negro lad "Jim"
      -to have the largest looking glass and the largest walnut table
      2, Abraham Young --son
      -to have Negro "Daniel"
      -named executor of the will
      3. Sarah O'Neal I --daughter
      -to have Negro man "Wiltshire" and Negro man "Tim"
      4. Elizabeth Wheeler --daughter
      -to have Negro man "Ben"
      -to have all of testatrix's wearing apparel
      5. Cassandra Adams --granddaughter
      -to have Negro woman "Amelia"
      t5, Eleanor Young --granddaughter (daughter of John Young)
      -to have 1 feather bed and furn, and which bed and furn., is now at the house of testatrix's son Abraham
      7. "Flora" --Negro woman
      -to be set free by testatrix's son Abraham and 'Walter Evans into whose custody she is to be,
      8, Eleanor Wallace —granddaughter (daughter of William)
      -remainder of the estate to be divided among testatrix's children, John, Abraham. Elizabeth and her
      Witnesses: Jonathan Slater, Walter Evans
      Then came: Jonathan Slater
      Note: the testatrix signed the will with her mark

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