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

Smallwood Acton

Male 1759 -


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  • Name Smallwood Acton 
    Birth 1759  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I10743  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Henry Acton,   b. 1732, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 22 Dec 1796, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 64 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Easter Smallwood,   b. 1731, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1787, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 57 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage Abt 1752  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5138  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Gaius Marcus Brumbaugh Colonial Records Vol 1, 1776 Prince George's Co. MD census page 15

      Henry Acton 44
      Henry Acton Jr. 21
      Smallwood Acton 17
      Ignatius Farrell 36
      Richard Smallwood 9
      Hester Acton 45
      Anne Acton 9
      Elizabeth Acton 7
      Mary Acton 4
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      Charles County MD Will Book 1777-1780; Page 358,
      Thomas Berry's Inventory. May 29, 1779.
      Thomas perry, decd, his Inventory by Benja. Cawood Jr, his Executor, given this May 15, 1779.
      Includes: Negro men Foney{?) (age 36), Cipio (age 24); Negro boys Charles (age 7), John (age 6), Shaderick (age 4), Joe (age 4); Negro women Susanna (age 40), Lucy (age 30); Negro girl Charity (age 9); 10 cattle, 7 horses, 12 sheep, 54 hogs, 7 geese, 7 turkeys, 18 Dunghill fowls; 5 feather beds and furniture; 1 old copper still, 35 gallons, 400 gallons cider, 24 old cider casks, 1 old pocket book, tanned leather, 1 book, 26 gallons brandy, 60 bushels corn, 20-1/2 bushels beans, 26 bushels rye, 14 bushels damaged wheat, 19-1/2 bushels damaged rye; wearing apparel. Total: 694 £6 shillings 2.75 pence. Signed - Notly Ford, Will Stone.
      May 29, 1779. Smallwood Acton made oath that he was present & heard Benjamin Cawood give notice to Humphrey Berry and Anne Berry, to he present at the taking of the within Inventory on the 15th this Month.
      The two greatest Creditors: Mathew Moore Jr, Thomas & William Claget.
      Proved on May 29, 1779 by Benjamin Cawood Jr, Executor of Thomas Berry, late of CC, decd.

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