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

James Gordon

Male Bef 1688 - Abt 1734  (> 46 years)


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  • Name James Gordon 
    Birth Bef 1688  St. Anne's Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death Abt 11 Oct 1734  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I109016  Tree1
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

    Father Maryland Gordon 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F1297  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth MNU Gordon,   b. Bef 1692   d. Aft 1739, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 49 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1708  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Gordon,   b. 1708, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 18 Mar 1771, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 63 years)  [Father: natural]
     2. Thomas Gordon,   b. Between 1717 and 1719, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1776, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 60 years)  [Father: natural]
     3. Rebecca Gordon,   b. Abt 1716, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1771, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 56 years)  [Father: natural]
     4. Anne Gordon,   b. Bef 1731, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1773, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 42 years)  [Father: natural]
    Family ID F14401  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2024 

  • Notes 

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      Capt. John Barckley 13.67 A AA £246.10.6 £188.13.5 May 16 1735
      (also John Barclay)
      Received from: George Neilson, William Cummings, Esq., Peter Overard, John Samuel Minskie, John Lawson, James Donaldson, Patrick Creagh, William Gheisline.
      Payments to: Philip Singas, Rebecca Johnson, Thomas Woodward, James Gordon, Ann Turnor, Dr. William Stephenson, Joseph Evett, Mrs. Katherine Williams, Thomas Bennett, estate of Nathaniel Palmer, Benjamin Tasker, Esq., William Rogers, Dr. George Stuart, John Beale, Esq., estate of John Welsh due to Charles Calvert, Charles Calvert, Esq., Robert Gordon (accountant), William Tweedie (accountant), John Gibson due to Daniel Dulany, Esq.
      Mentions: representatives (unnamed).
      Executors: Robert Gordon (planter), William Tweedie (gentleman, planter).
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      Moses Adney 13.80 A PG £152.11.4 £49.16.5 Apr 9 1735
      of Anne Arundel County.
      Received from: John Waughop, James Donaldson, Mr. Philip Smith (merchant in London), Mr. Gabriel Parker.
      Payments to: Rebecca Johnson, Dr. Henry Hill, Samuel Young, Esq., James Gordon, Samuel Minskie, Richard Toatell, John Beale, Peter Dent.
      Heirs: none but the widow.
      Executrix: Alice Drury, wife of Mr. Charles Drury.
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      Capt. John Welsh 15.93 A AA £1353.2.0 £291.5.7 Aug 11 1736
      Received from: Capt. John Howard, Richard Fowler, Thomas Whitehead, Thomas Preston, George liama, Richard Welsh, Richard Simpson, Richard Isaac, Richard Snowden for Thomas Jones, James Cadle, Thomas Athorp, James Beek, John Bazill, Richard Snowden for Edward Browning, James Brooks, Joseph Chaney, Neale Clerk, Murren Duvall, Jr., Samuell Duvall, William Peale for Lewis Duvall, Lewis Duvall, James Donaldson for Capt. Merriott, John Gaither, John Ferrill, William Goodwin, John Gaskins, Joseph Hopkens, Henry Hunter, Gerrard Hopkins, Jr., John Hinton, Levin Hill, widow Hill, Henry Hutton & Thomas Holland, Henry Hall for Richard Jones, William Kirkland, Ann Linthicum, Hezekiah Clerk for Thomas Linthicum, Francis Linthicum, Leonard Linthicum, Gideon Linthicum, Abraham Lenkins, John Lang, Samuell Maceey, Samuell Morgan, Robert Morris, Samuell Preston More, Robert Knustubb, Isaac Plummer, Mahitabel Pairpoint, Mary Snowden, John Selman, Richard Snowden for John Taylor, William Fish for Richard Tootle, John Thomas, Peter Toppin, Edward Wayman, Richard Snowden on account of John Hayman, David Wattson, Leonard Wayman, Francis Hardesty, Francis Branford, Thomas Athorp, Stephen Steward, William Holland, Richard Jacob, Edmond Learner, Robert Kilstone, Katherine Prather, John Davidge, Weaver Barns, Thomas Donaldson, Capt. Thomas Gassaway, Pezely Ingram, William Peale, Thomas Wheeler, John Jacob, Jr., John Hinton, Nicholas Maccubbin, George Iiams, Edward Gaither, Jr., James Gordan, Richard Tayler, Jr., Thomas Gough paid by Thomas Worthinton.
      Payments to: Capt. Thomas Hewett, Daniell Dulany, Esq., Dr. Richard Hill, Nicholas Maccubbin, John Sapington, William Fish per his widow (unnamed), Richard Davis.
      Executrix: Rachell Welsh (widow)
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      Alexander Mcgreton 15.151 A KE £1229.0.1 £649.10.7 Jun 9 1736
      A second inventory is cited in the amount of £3.10.0.
      List of debts: Samuell Tovey, William Tidmash, John Wright, William Emly, Hugh McHand, Alexander Crabbin, Arthur Miller, John Pritchet, Capt. John Whitson, Walter Dugharty, John Wallace, Richard Morecraft received from Mr. John Pritchett, John Willson received from Loughlann Olbrian who married Mary (executrix of said Willson), James Gordon, Dr. Richard Hill, Capt. William Anderson, James Calder, John Lawson.
      Payments to: Rev. Mr. John Lang, John Bullen, Theophilus Subbery, Joseph Darden, Walter Campbell, Phill. Raisin, Edward Demit, Richard Bennett, Esq. & Co. paid to MM Hynson & Calder, John ADair, Dr. James Cruickshank, Henry Barber, John Corse & Samuell Wallace & Christopher Billican, Daniell Pirkins, William Ringgold, Christopher Brooks, James Smith, Joseph Nicholson, Thomas Smith, Rev. Alexander Williamson, John Jones, Daniell Perkins, Hanee Hambleton, James Harris, William Smithers, James Keare, William Thomas, Thomas Wareste, John Page, Danniell Dorlehuntee, Simon Wilmer, William Timbrell, Thomas Binney, John Skinner, James Galloway, William Copper, Benjamin Tasker, Esq., Tamerlin Davis per Tench Francis, MM Walter & Robert Scott (merchants in Madera), Benjamin Tasker & Danniell Dulany, Esq., Henry Lassells, Esq. (merchant in London).
      Executrix: Sarah Smith, wife of James Smith.
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      John Rawlins 16.284 A AA £226.2.1 2199.16.11 Sep 12 1738
      A second inventory is cited in the amount of 20.17.0. The amount of the accounts also included £169.5.3 in sterling.
      Received from: Lacy, William Marshall, William Henwood, John Whittle, Peter Topping.
      Payments to: clothing children (unnamed) for Robert Henwood, Jane Ridgely, Debro Marshall, John Pitts, Francis Peirpoint, Jonathon Scarth, Amos Woodward (administrator of Amos Garret), John Hanbury, Sarah Barry, Thomas Maccaly, Dr. Richard Hill, Philip Brian, James Gordon, John Maccubbin (son of William Maccubbin), Everit George, James Govane, Brooks & Holland, Charles Calvert, John Beale, Elisabeth Hewit, Robert Johnson Barber.
      Legatees: John Rawlins (cousin) paid to Francis Peirpoint.
      Mentions: family (unnamed).
      Executors: Richard Warfield, Thomas Worthington.
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      John McClester 20.103 A SO £1096.13.4 £1102-10.4 Mar 3 1743
      Received from: Thomas Jones, Levin Nicholson, Daniel Wolter, Levin Larrimur, Benjamin Tounsend, Richard Williams, Ann Samuel, Samuel Chambers, Day Scott.
      Payments to: Nicholas Maccubbin for note to James Gordon, Stephen Hopkins, Mary Denney (her portion), William McClester (his portion), George McClester (his portion), Elisabeth Brown.
      Distribution to: executor.
      Executor: Samuel McClester.
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      ST. ANNE'S PARISH, Anne Arundel County, Maryland
      William Turner (shoemaker, servant to James Gorden, tanner) d. 8 Oct 1724

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      PGCo Land Records Liber Q, Page 489
      Enrolled at request of James Gordon 28 Jun 1732:
      Indenture, 1 Jun 1732; Between Charles Beall, planter, and James Gordon; for £25; part of a tract called Crauford's Adventure; bounded by Hudson's Range now in possession of Rev. Hugh Conn on the east side of the Eastern Branch of the Potomac; containing 100 acres; /s/ Chas. Beall; wit John Beall, Jos. Chew; ack. 1 Jun 1732 by Charles Beall and Mary his wife
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      Land Records of Prince Georges County, Maryland
      Liber T, Page 190
      Recorded at request of John Gordon, 11 Oct 1734:
      Deed of Gift from James Gordon, tanner, to his sons John and Thomas Gordon; one pistol each; 3 Oct 1734; /s/ James Gorden;
      wit. John Gaither, Jane Ridgley (mark), Laurence Robinson
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      Land Records of Prince Georges County, Maryland
      Liber T, Page 191
      Recorded at request of John Gordon, 11 Oct 1734:
      Deed of Gift from James Gordon, tanner, to his wife Elizabeth; whole estate, real and personal; excepting that already given dau. Rebecca Gordon & 2 sons John and Thomas Gordon; 3 Oct 1734; /s/ James Gordon; wit. John Gaither, Jane Ridgley (mark)
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      Land Records of Prince Georges County, Maryland
      Liber T, Page 191
      Recorded at request of John Gordon, 11 Oct 1734:
      Deed of Gift from James Gordon, tanner, to Rebecca Gordon who, being deprived of her eyesight, is incapable of procuring her livelihood; all my plantation where I now dwell being a 100 acre part of Crauford's Adventure made over to me by Charles Beall; situated on the southwest side of Beaver Dam near the forks of Eastern Branch of the Potomac; in default of issue of Rebecca, to my wife Elizabeth; also Negro girl Catherine, cattle and household goods; /s/ James Gordon; wit. John Gaither, Jane
      Ridgley (mark)

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